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Swiss women stage mass strike demanding overdue equality

Hundreds of thousands of women across Switzerland held a strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreating the passion of the last such walkout 28...

Swiss women stage mass strike demanding overdue equality

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Women strike in Switzerland for fairer pay, more equality GENEVA (AP) — Women across Switzerland are walking off the job and staging demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality, and less sexual harass...
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Swiss women go on strike over inequality Switzerland is one of the lowest-ranked countries in the West in terms of wage equality. Public workers in Zürich have disputed that supporting the s...
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Swiss women strike to demand equal pay Planned events include giant picnics and pram marches, culminating in demonstrationsWomen across Switzerland are walking off the job and into the str...
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Pay, time, respect: nearly three decades on, Swiss women strike again Women from across Swiss society plan to take to the streets this Friday for a nationwide strike aimed at highlighting the country's poor record on de...
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17:00, 06/02/2019

Large claims dent Swiss Re first-quarter profit Reinsurer Swiss Re's first-quarter net profit fell 6.1% to $429 million as claims from large losses offset a 5.5% rise in net premiums, it said ...
15:32, 05/03/2019

Swiss government demands clarifications from the EU in treaty talks The Swiss government is demanding clarification from the European Union on several issues before it signs off on a draft treaty, it said on Friday, r...
19:00, 06/07/2019

Chinese sports brand Xtep to buy owner of U.S.' K-Swiss for $260 mln Chinese homegrown sports brand Xtep International Holdings Ltd said on Thursday it would buy K-Swiss owner E-Land Footwear USA Holdings Inc for $260 ...
13:32, 05/02/2019

Swiss drugmaker Novartis names new drug division head Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Novartis named Marie-France Tschudin head of its main drugs business after its previous manager, Paul Hudson, was poised ...
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One Killed, Six Hurt In Cable Car Accident At Swiss Alps Resort One person was killed and six others injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Engelberg Titlis on Wednesday during maintenance work on ...
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Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.53 million) for colluding to rig the foreign exchange market, Switzerland's compet...
09:16, 06/06/2019

Swiss voters approve tighter gun control, avoid EU clash Swiss voters agreed by a nearly two-to-one margin on Sunday to adopt tighter gun controls in line with changes to European Union rules, heading off a...
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Swiss Vote to Tighten Firearms Laws to Align With E.U. Rules Swiss voters agreed on Sunday to tighten the country’s gun laws in order to comply with European Union legislation that came into force following ter...
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06:32, 05/27/2019

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13:32, 06/13/2019

Factbox: Who stands to lose if Swiss-EU treaty talks fail More than four years of negotiations have failed to yield a breakthrough on a new treaty between Switzerland and the European Union, by far its bigge...
14:00, 06/16/2019

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14:00, 06/16/2019

Swiss attorney general investigated over handling FIFA case Switzerland's attorney general is the subject of a disciplinary case related to his handling of a four-year investigation of FIFA that involves ...
16:00, 05/10/2019

Rewind: A Dark Swiss Comedy, Transported to Rural Senegal In “Hyenas,” now newly restored, the gifted director Djibril Diop Mambéty put his own spin on “The Visit,” a misanthropic play by Friedrich Durrenmat...
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Swiss railways CEO says Bombardier losing money on troubled trains - NZZ Canada's Bombardier is losing money on trains it is delivering to Switzerland, the Alpine nation's railways head said in a newspaper interview, as th...
11:32, 05/29/2019

| Caster to appeal gender rule at Swiss Supreme Court Caster Semenya will appeal the ruling by CAS which ruled in favour of the IAAF and their right to have female athletes regulate their testosterone le...
23:48, 05/29/2019

Pompeo and Kushner to Attend Secretive Conclave on Swiss Lake Top Trump administration officials are attending the annual Bilderberg Meeting, where political and business leaders swear never to publicly reveal w...
00:48, 06/01/2019

UPDATE 1-Sales decline slows at Liberty Global's Swiss arm UPC UPC, the Swiss arm of telecoms company Liberty Global and target of a 6.3 billion Swiss franc ($6.2 billion) takeover bid by Sunrise Communications, ...
13:32, 05/07/2019

Swiss qualifier Teichmann wins maiden WTA title in Prague Swiss qualifier Jil Teichmann outlasted home favorite Karolina Muchova 7-6(5) 3-6 6-4 in just under three to clinch her first WTA title at the Prague...
23:48, 05/04/2019

Swiss expert to start work on new standards for mining dam safety A Swiss environmental expert will make a fact-finding trip this week to the site of the Vale dam disaster in Brazil to start work on setting new dam ...
03:48, 06/10/2019

Swiss gondola cable rips at Titlis mountain resort Several people were injured in a Swiss resort town when a gondola cable snapped during maintenance work. Swiss emergency workers deployed four helico...
13:16, 06/05/2019

Facebook forms Swiss fintech firm with payments focus Facebook has set up a new financial technology company in Switzerland focusing on blockchain and payments as well as data analytics and investing, Ge...
20:48, 05/17/2019

Liberty Global's Swiss arm UPC reports smaller sales slide UPC, the Swiss arm of telecoms company Liberty Global and target of a $6.3 billion takeover bid by Sunrise Communications, reported a narrower 3.7 pe...
12:32, 05/07/2019

Trump meets with Swiss leader amid Iran tensions President Donald Trump welcomed Swiss president Ueli Maurer to the White House Thursday, amid rising tensions with Iran. Asked by reporters if the U....
19:32, 05/16/2019

Swiss lawmakers delay vote on FIFA prosecutor’s future BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Swiss lawmakers have postponed a vote on whether to re-elect attorney general Michael Lauber, who is facing a disciplinary i...
22:32, 05/15/2019

U.S. Needs Cabinet Agency Focused on Women and Girls, Says Former Ambassador for Global Women’s Issues It’s time for President Donald Trump to create a Cabinet-level agency focused on women and girls to help “guarantee that women’s is...
15:00, 05/30/2019

Successful women meet at the Association of German Women Entrepreneurs conference Prejudices against female managers are just one of many topics discussed at the annual meeting of the Association of German Women Entrepreneurs. Even...
14:48, 05/17/2019

This Is the Most Anticipated Women’s World Cup Ever. But Corruption and Abuse Still Block Women From Soccer The biggest women’s sports tournament of 2019 will begin in Paris on Friday. The top 24 teams in the world will be descending on France to comp...
22:00, 06/05/2019

International Women's Day: Empowering more women decision-makers ‘essential’, says Guterres Under the theme “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”, the United Nations hosted its flagship event celebrating International Women’s Day o...
19:48, 04/28/2019

US women's soccer star Alex Morgan talks fight for pay parity ahead of Women's World Cup Soccer star Alex Morgan is an Olympic gold medalist, Women's World Cup winner, and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people of 2019 but her...
20:16, 05/03/2019

FIFA caps first women's conference with UN Women partnership FIFA capped its first Women's Conference by announcing a partnership with UN Women to promote gender equity around the globe    ...
16:32, 06/07/2019

Swiss attorney general faces disciplinary steps over soccer probe The watchdog overseeing Swiss federal prosecutors has ordered an independent disciplinary investigation into Attorney General Michael Lauber over pri...
16:16, 05/10/2019

Gun control in heavily-armed Switzerland faces May 19 vote, and the Swiss are grumbling In the world’s first referendum of its kind, citizens of this Alpine nation will head to the polls on May 19 to decide on stricter gun control....
12:32, 05/17/2019

Swiss study aims to find out if carbon dioxide can be locked in rock Swiss scientists are injecting carbon dioxide into rock deep inside a mountain to discover if the gas leaks out or if it can be locked away to stop i...
18:16, 05/08/2019

Swiss attorney general blasts investigation into handling of FIFA probe Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber on Friday called a disciplinary probe into his conduct in a soccer corruption investigation an attack on his of...
20:00, 05/10/2019

Swiss thrash Italy, Denmark beat France at ice hockey worlds BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Kevin Fiala scored a hat trick and added an assist as Switzerland thrashed Italy 9-0 in their first game at the world hoc...
18:32, 05/11/2019

Swiss gondola cables injure workers at Titlis mountain resort At least one person was killed and several people injured in a Swiss resort town when a gondola cable snapped during maintenance work. Swiss emergenc...
20:48, 06/05/2019

| Caster free to run as Swiss Supreme Court suspends IAAF ruling The Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland has ordered the IAAF to immediately suspend the implementation of the eligibility regulations against Caster...
20:32, 06/03/2019

REFILE-Swiss firm RUAG reaches for stars with pre-IPO spending spree Swiss defence and aerospace company RUAG is planning around a $500 million acquisition spree to cash in on a boom in private U.S. space projects insp...
16:32, 06/05/2019

Swiss Court Suspends IAAF's Discriminatory Ruling Against Caster Semenya Switzerland’s top court has temporarily suspended the IAAF’s discriminatory ruling against South African runner Caster Semenya, meaning she will be a...
21:00, 06/03/2019

Pompeo visits Swiss event as Trump’s policies raise concerns MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is joining Trump adviser Jared Kushner at a closed-doors meeting of the Bilderberg G...
17:48, 06/01/2019

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke's FIFA ban appeal The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ban from soccer for financial...
13:16, 05/31/2019

Germany beats Finland, Czech Republic tops Swiss at worlds KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Leon Draisaitl scored tiebreaking and go-ahead goals late in the third period, lifting Germany to a 4-2 win over Finland at t...
18:16, 05/21/2019

IAAF to seek swift reversion of Swiss court's Semenya ruling The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) said it will seek a swift reversion of Monday's Swiss court ruling in favour of double ...
03:32, 06/05/2019

Caster Semenya appeals testosterone ruling to Swiss supreme court Athletics South Africa has also vowed to appeal a ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport that requires Semenya to artificially reduce her testo...
22:00, 05/29/2019

Altria buys 80% stake in Swiss tobacco company Burger Sohne The Altria Group is buying an 80 percent share in Swiss company Burger Sohne and will commercialize one of its smokeless tobacco products, the compan...
21:48, 06/03/2019

UPDATE 2-Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.5 million) for colluding to rig the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market,...
11:00, 06/06/2019

Vogue 25 Women: The Duchess of Sussex and Phoebe Waller-Bridge make it onto the list of 25 women shaping 2019 Vogue has put together their annual list of the 25 most influential women working in Britain, with this year's featuring Naomi Campbell, Phoebe Walle...
09:16, 06/07/2019

Barclays analysts call for UBS strategy overhaul, suggest break up of Swiss bank Barclays analysts have questioned the ability of UBS to achieve satisfactory returns, suggesting market expectations of the Swiss investment bank are...
12:48, 05/15/2019

Caster Semenya free to run 800m with no medication as Swiss court floors IAAF • Swiss court tells IAAF to suspend testosterone regulations• Olympic champion can compete without medication to 25 JuneCaster Semenya is once again ...
20:32, 06/03/2019

Swiss Voters Opt to Tighten Gun Laws in Measure That Tested Nation’s Shooting Traditions (GENEVA) — Swiss voters on Sunday approved a measure to tighten the Alpine nation’s gun laws, bringing the country in line with many of i...
00:32, 05/20/2019

Caster Semenya: Olympic 800m champion files appeal to Swiss court Olympic champion Caster Semenya files a new appeal to a Swiss court to challenge the decision regarding the restriction of testosterone levels in fem...
21:16, 05/29/2019

Caster Semenya Appeals To Swiss Supreme Court To Stop IAAF's Discrimination Against Her South African runner Caster Semenya is officially appealing the discriminatory regulations put in place to stop her from competing in her best event,...
00:16, 05/30/2019

Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick lets Portugal survive bizarre VAR penalty for Swiss What more can be said about the man? He is 35 on his next birthday and, in football, even the greats reach a point when the one opponent they cannot ...
02:00, 06/06/2019

Caster Semenya: Olympic champion temporarily cleared to compete without medication by Swiss court Caster Semenya is temporarily free to compete in her preferred 800m event without taking medication to lower her testosterone levels as she awaits th...
01:00, 06/04/2019

Caster Semenya: IAAF wants 'swift reversal' of Swiss court's suspension of testosterone rules The IAAF says it will seek a "swift reversal" of the decision that allows Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya to temporarily compete without taking ...
16:16, 06/05/2019

Roger Federer wins Swiss scrap to book French Open semi-final against Nadal • Federer overcomes Stan Wawrinka in four sets• Rafael Nadal defeats Kei Nishikori in straight setsRoger Federer finally got himself into a dogfight ...
00:48, 06/05/2019

Swiss Soccer Match Called Off After Angry Fans Demand Players Give Up Their Shirts And Socks Grasshopper Club Zurich are historically the biggest club in Switzerland. But for the first time in 68 years, Grasshoppers were relegated to the seco...
21:32, 05/13/2019

Caster Semenya’s lawyers say Swiss supreme court has ordered IAAF to suspend testosterone rules LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Caster Semenya’s lawyers say Swiss supreme court has ordered IAAF to suspend testosterone rules....
18:32, 06/03/2019

Caster Semenya: IAAF vows to fight on after Swiss court hands Olympic champion reprieve The IAAF has pledged to take the fight to Caster Semenya after a Swiss court gave the two-times Olympic champion a temporary reprieve to continue com...
16:32, 06/04/2019

Notre Dame to See First Mass Since Going Ablaze Two months to the day since fire engulfed Notre Dame Cathedral and destroyed much of its roof and vaulted ceiling, the archbishop of Paris will offer...
18:32, 06/15/2019

Mass. towns hit by gas blasts get $80M for fixes The utility blamed for a series of natural gas explosions in Massachusetts in September has agreed to pay $80 million to three communities to cover t...
03:16, 05/08/2019

Mass Die-Off of Whales in Atlantic Is Being Investigated Officials are seeking the reason for an “unusual mortality event” that has left 41 humpback whales dead since early 2016 from North Carolina to Maine...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Manga and the art of the mass-market masterpiece As the British Museum opens the biggest exhibition of the comic-book artform outside Japan, graphic novelist Fumio Obata celebrates its enduring appe...
00:16, 05/19/2019

Brazil Women 3-0 Jamaica Women Veteran Brazil striker Cristiane scores the first hat-trick of the 2019 Women's World Cup as Jamaica's debut at the tournament ends in defeat in Gren...
05:16, 06/10/2019

‘I did not plan to win stage’, says Zakarin "Ilnur Zakarin (Katusha–Alpecin) surged to glory on Stage 13 at the Giro d’Italia, while Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) endured another difficult day...
20:00, 05/24/2019

Notre Dame celebrates first Mass since fire The Mass comes as pledges from billionaires to fund restoration of the cathedral have failed to materialize. Instead, it's mainly been small donation...
19:16, 06/15/2019

‘I Will Not Say His Name’: Police Try to End Notoriety of Gunmen in Mass Shootings They have called him “that 13th person,” “the suspect” and “the perpetrator.” Why Virginia Beach officials have maintained near silence about a gunma...
01:16, 06/04/2019

2 Dead, 17 Injured In Japan Mass Stabbing Two people, including a child, were feared dead Tuesday in a mass stabbing attack that also injured 17 people in the Japanese city of Kawasaki, the l...
04:48, 05/28/2019

At least 12 killed in Virginia Beach mass shooting: What we know A shooter opened fire workers at a municipal center in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 12 people and wounding others. Here's what we know so f...
11:00, 06/01/2019

Notre Dame to celebrate first Mass since fire The Mass comes as pledges from billionaires to fund restoration of the cathedral have failed to materialize. Instead, it's mainly been small donation...
05:32, 06/15/2019

Two die, 15 injured in Japan mass stabbing – video A 57-year old man attacked a group of people, including more than a dozen schoolgirls, at a bus stop in Kawasaki City before fatally injuring himself...
21:32, 05/28/2019

| Dumoulin the big loser in Giro mass fall Giro d'Italia contender Richard Carapaz won stage four as a mass fall in the peloton seven kilometres from the finishing post put Tom Dumoulin four m...
19:32, 05/14/2019

Germany to become latest mass market for e-scooters They already motor through the United States and many European countries. Soon, they will also be a common sight on Germany's streets. Are we seeing ...
01:32, 05/18/2019

Sri Lanka To Resume Mass On Sunday: Cardinal Sri Lanka's Catholic Church said public Mass will resume on Sunday amid tight security, two weeks after Easter Sunday bombings killed 253 people at t...
17:00, 04/30/2019

Spice Girls return to the stage The Spice Girls kicked off their highly anticipated reunion tour in Dublin on Friday night, however some fans were left disappointed after complainin...
06:48, 05/26/2019

How augmented reality put five Madonnas on stage at once At Wednesday's Billboard Music Awards, Madonna performed her latest single, "Medellín", with Latin singer Maluma. However, they (and thei...
03:48, 05/03/2019

For Some Coders, Reskilling Involves a Mic and a Stage Tech workers are turning to improv to get better at their day jobs, saying that performing unscripted scenes in front of an audience teaches them tea...
06:32, 05/18/2019

Scotland Can Become Stars In Their First Performance On The Big Stage Most countries making their debut in a tournament like the World Cup are just happy to be there. Implied in a country making it to its first major to...
19:32, 06/09/2019

Swiss league opposes elite clubs’ Champions League plan BERN, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss soccer league says its teams oppose a European Club Association-driven plan to reform the Champions League in 2024...
19:16, 05/28/2019

Colorado Mass Shooting Victims Say They Don't Want to Be Used as Political Props On Wednesday night a group of students walked out of a vigil held to honor the victims of this week’s shooting at a school in Highlands Ranch, CO, ac...
06:32, 05/10/2019

The Latest: Mass held at church where 100 died in bombing The Latest on the Easter Sunday bomb attacks in Sri Lanka that killed more than 250 people when suicide bombers struck three churches and three hotel...
01:48, 05/10/2019

How volunteers near Berlin help excavate World War II mass graves World War II ended 74 years ago. But volunteers are still searching parts of Germany for the remains of the war dead. Nina Werkhäuser reports from th...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Kim Jong Un’s sister reappears at iconic mass games SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The powerful younger sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has appeared in public for the first time in more than 50 da...
06:32, 06/04/2019

Jack Ma urges newlyweds to have ‘sex marathons’ at mass ceremony China’s richest man urged his newlywed staff to have six-day “sex marathons” at a mass wedding of 102 couples at his company headqu...
16:32, 05/14/2019

Virginia Beach tries to dispel "rumors" about mass shooting Officials in Virginia Beach are pushing back against what they describe as "rumors, innuendo, conflicting theories and speculation" about the recent ...
04:32, 06/14/2019

A mass shooting couldn’t happen in Virginia Beach … until it did On the Atlantic coast the schools are good and the sun is warm. On Friday, at a municipal building, 12 people were murderedTwelve stars and stripes f...
16:32, 06/02/2019

| Sunday Mass canceled across Sri Lanka a week after bombings The Catholic church in Sri Lanka has canceled all Sunday Masses until further notice over concerns it remains a top target of Islamic State-linked ex...
21:32, 04/28/2019

Sri Lanka churches hold first Sunday mass since bombings Soldiers stood guard as the Catholic Church in Sri Lanka held its first regular Sunday mass since the suicide bombings on Easter Sunday which killed ...
20:48, 05/12/2019

Remains of at least 35 people found in mass graves in Mexico The remains of at least 35 people, including seven skulls, have been discovered in mass graves at three farms in Jalisco state, on Mexico's central P...
15:32, 05/12/2019

Sri Lanka Catholics celebrate Mass via TV amid new warnings Sri Lankan Catholics are celebrating Sunday Mass in their homes for a second week as churches remain closed after reports of possible fresh attacks b...
08:16, 05/05/2019

Crowd Gathered To Protest Against Mass Extinction, Then Streets Went Red Environmental protesters spilled fake blood Sunday on the steps of the Trocadero, a Paris tourist landmark, in a stunt to highlight the accelerated l...
05:00, 05/13/2019

Virginia Beach mourns mass shooting victims Some 200 people, including the governor, gathered to mourn victims in a vigil. Twelve people were killed and 4 injured in the 150th US mass shooting ...
03:16, 06/02/2019

| With churches shut after bombs, Sri Lankans hear Mass on TV Sri Lanka's Catholics awoke to celebrate Mass in their homes by a televised broadcast as churches across the island nation shut over fears of militan...
21:32, 04/28/2019

Sri Lanka Catholics hold 1st Sunday Mass since attacks The Catholic Church in Sri Lanka has held the first regular Sunday Mass since the Easter suicide bombings of churches and hotels killed more than 250...
10:16, 05/12/2019

iOS 12.3 code hints at support for more forms of mass transit Apple's plans to expand support for mass transit now appear likely to hinge around its next big iOS 12 update. Tap Down Under has found code wi...
23:32, 05/05/2019

New details emerge in the Virginia Beach mass shooting https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2019/06/01/caption/virginia-beach-shooting-orig-al-tc-ak.cnn_2631697_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ (CNN) – We n...
21:48, 06/02/2019

| WATCH: Police on guard after mass stabbing in Japan Japanese firemen and police forensic experts gather at the site where two people, including a child, were feared dead in a mass stabbing attack that ...
11:00, 05/28/2019

The Latest: Grieving Community Prays After Mass Shooting (AP PHOTO) VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) – The Latest on the shooting in Virginia Beach (all times local): 7:15 p.m. A grieving community has come t...
04:16, 06/02/2019

| Sri Lanka to air Sunday mass on TV as attack threat persists Sri Lanka's Catholic Church will televise a private Sunday mass after cancelling regular services over fears of a repeat of Easter's suicide bombings...
08:48, 05/05/2019

Mass Civil Disobedience Is the Only Way to Tackle the Climate Emergency At this point in human history we have three choices: to die, to survive or to thrive. From the wildfires in the U.S., coral die-back in the tropics...
16:48, 06/14/2019

| Paris's Notre-Dame to celebrate first mass after fire The Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris will host its first mass on Saturday, exactly two months after the devastating blaze that shocked France and the wo...
09:16, 06/15/2019

More than 1,200 Jewish Holocaust victims found in mass grave More than 1,200 Jewish Holocaust victims, whose remains were discovered earlier this year after builders stumbled across a Nazi-era mass grave, have ...
15:32, 05/23/2019

After Another Mass Shooting, Another Virginia Governor Tries to Change Gun Laws Gov. Ralph Northam called a special legislative session to address gun violence after a gunman killed 12 people on Friday at the municipal center in ...
03:48, 06/05/2019

This Oddly Cute Little Car Was the First Mass-Produced 4x4 Passenger Car Even Before the Jeep Four-wheel drive vehicles have been around longer than you may realize; there were experiments by Joseph Diplock in 1893, and the first real car Ferd...
00:00, 05/23/2019

After mass shooting, Virginia gov to host gun control talks RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is announcing a series of public talks his administration will host in the run up to a July 9 specia...
11:48, 06/14/2019

Gay Israelis hold mass wedding to campaign for same-sex unions ‘We will marry, and in a huge way,’ organisers say of wedding ceremony not legally recognised in IsraelTwenty-three gay couples have held an unoffici...
13:48, 06/05/2019

| Sri Lanka mass cancelled over fresh attack fears Sri Lanka's Catholic Church scrapped plans to resume Sunday services following a "specific threat" against two religious locations after the deadly E...
20:16, 05/02/2019

North Carolina man busted with weapon of mass destruction A man in a North Carolina town has been arrested for possessing a weapon of mass destruction with a “huge potential for disaster,” sherif...
18:32, 05/07/2019

Strange mass found hidden under a crater on the moon Baylor University researchers found a huge mass under the South Pole-Aitken basin that’s about five times larger than the Big Island of Hawaii....
00:32, 06/12/2019

Mass shooting at Brazilian bar leaves 11 people dead A group of heavily-armed men — riding on a motorcycle and in three cars — went on a shooting rampage at a bar in Brazil, killing at least 11 people o...
03:48, 05/20/2019

US opens new mass shelter in Texas for migrant children The federal government is opening a new mass facility to hold migrant children in Texas and considering detaining hundreds more youths on three milit...
04:00, 06/07/2019

What's Causing the Huge Mass Anomaly Beneath the Moon? The far side of the Moon contains an enormous and very weird structure at its South Pole. And scientists think they might know the source of this ano...
06:32, 06/12/2019

Suspect Identified in Virginia Beach Mass Shooting On Saturday Virginia Beach officials identified 40-year-old DeWayne Craddock as the lone gunman who opened fire on a municipal complex Friday afterno...
17:16, 06/01/2019

Rapper T.I. and Atlanta church work to end mass imprisonment ATLANTA (AP) — Music artist T.I. is lending his voice to a project involving the late Martin Luther King Jr.’s home church in Atlanta. Ebenezer...
22:16, 06/16/2019

Mass Hong Kong protest against 'evil' extradition law Hundreds of thousands of protestors have taken to the streets of Hong Kong in a final bid to block a law it is feared could be used by China to make ...
12:48, 06/09/2019

Grand jury records on mass lynching once again before court ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court plans to rehear arguments on unsealing the transcripts from grand jury proceedings in the unsolved lynching of...
21:32, 06/04/2019

Bob Menendez: We don’t need another ‘weapons of mass destruction’ moment with Iran Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., warned the Trump administration Thursday that the U.S. must avoid the same miscalculations that led up to the 2003 invasio...
03:32, 05/17/2019

Kim Jong Un's sister reappears at iconic mass games The powerful younger sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has appeared in public for the first time in more than 50 days at Pyongyang's iconic m...
09:32, 06/04/2019

US veteran 'planned mass casualties in NZ revenge attack' A terror plot by a US army veteran, who converted to Islam and wanted revenge for the New Zealand mosque attacks, has been thwarted, according to fed...
01:32, 04/30/2019

City schools not prepared for mass shootings: report City schools are not adequately prepared for the next Adam Lanza, according to a hair-raising new report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli that fo...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Protesters Mass in Hong Kong Against Proposed Extradition Law The legislation, which would allow renditions to mainland China, has stirred fears of the growing reach of the ruling Communist Party into the semiau...
09:16, 06/09/2019

The First of VW's Mass-Market EVs Is Now Called the ID.3 with Deliveries Planned for Mid-2020 The Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback, formerly known just as the ID, is now open to early booking deposits in Europe with production planned for th...
16:48, 05/08/2019

Soccer: Swiss attorney general faces disciplinary steps over soccer probe - report The watchdog overseeing Swiss federal prosecutors has requested an independent disciplinary investigation into Attorney General Michael Lauber over p...
13:16, 05/10/2019

Chaves takes battling Stage 19 win in the Dolomites "Colombian Esteban Chaves took an emotional Stage 19 win at San Martino di Castrozza after soloing clear from the day’s break on the final climb, as ...
22:32, 05/31/2019

Students stage walkout over blackface videos About 1,000 students walked out of their Illinois high school on Tuesday after four male pupils wore blackface and made derogatory comments in videos...
22:00, 05/01/2019

Bol surprises Norwegian favourites for Stage 1 victory "Patience paid off for Sunweb sprinter Cees Bol, who out-flanked duelling Norwegian rivals Alexander Kristoff and Edvald Boasson Hagen to claim the o...
23:32, 05/28/2019

Oliver Solberg flies to ERC Qualifying Stage best "Teenage talent Oliver Solberg made an instant impact on his FIA ERC1 Junior Championship debut with the fastest overall time on the Qualifying Stage...
18:00, 05/24/2019

Stage 17 Highlights - Peters powers to first pro win and GC gets a shake-up "Full Eurosport Highlights fro STage 17 of the 2019 Giro d\u0027Italia as Nans Peters wins his first ever race and Richard Carapaz extends his Genera...
22:32, 05/29/2019

Iran Oil Sanctions Set Stage for U.S.-Saudi Showdown Riyadh and Washington face a potentially weekslong showdown over the number of extra barrels the kingdom would supply to global markets to keep crude...
12:32, 05/02/2019

Timing right for France to make impression on big stage France has an opportunity to translate dominance at the European club level to success on the World Cup stage        ...
02:16, 05/25/2019

Gloria Estefan: 'I have nightmares where I go on stage naked' The singer on her 1991 accident, the gig she wished she’d played, and her art collectionBorn in Havana, Estefan, 61, emigrated to the US after the Cu...
10:48, 06/15/2019

'What a wonderful victory!' Bilbao storms to Stage 7 win "Spain’s Pello Bilbao won stage 7 of the Giro d’Italia from a select break in L’Aquila after a fast and frenetic day in the Abruzzo region of central...
19:16, 05/17/2019

Woodland leads US Open at halfway stage "Throughout his career Gary Woodland as been better known for his work with a driver than a putter but that all might change after he rode a red-hot ...
13:48, 06/15/2019

The games were the star of E3, but gaming PCs were center stage Yes, smartphone gaming is growing rapidly, but for people who want the best possible visuals and the most compelling action, PCs are still the go-to....
16:16, 06/15/2019

Ewan pulls out of Giro d'Italia following second stage win "Caleb Ewan will press ahead with his preparations for the Tour de France after announcing his withdrawal from the Giro d\u0027Italia following his s...
16:16, 05/23/2019

| Zabel wins Stage 2 of Tour de Yorkshire Germany's Rick Zabel won the second stage of the Tour de Yorkshire in a sprint finish after the peloton reeled in the early breakaway in the last few...
09:16, 05/04/2019

I was an introvert with a grey life – until I learned to let go on stage The more I stayed in, the more scared I became of going out. Signing up for improv classes helped my shyness to melt awayA few years ago I watched a ...
11:00, 06/17/2019

Theresa May hunkers down as premiership enters its end stage British Prime Minister Theresa May is hunkered down with close allies as she considers whether to give in to relentless pressure to resign, or fight ...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Cima gets 1st pro win on Stage 18; Carapaz keeps Giro lead Damiano Cima of Italy earned his first professional victory by winning the 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia and Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapa...
20:00, 05/30/2019

WRC Portugal: Toyota's Ott Tanak one stage away from victory Toyota's Ott Tanak is within touching distance of victory on Rally Portugal, as Kris Meeke dropped behind World Rally Championship rival Thierry Neuv...
13:16, 06/02/2019

Virginia Beach shines light on victims, not mass shooter VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The victims of America’s latest mass shooting had been dead for less than a day when police and city officials relea...
08:16, 06/02/2019

US briefing: Japan mass stabbing, EU elections and Mount Everest Tuesday’s top story: Two dead in knife attack on children near Tokyo. Plus, why conservatism is not as powerful as it seemsSubscribe now to receive t...
15:48, 05/28/2019

Texas seeks more armed school personnel after mass shooting AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Nearly a year after a mass shooting at a Texas high school killed eight students and two substitute teachers, lawmakers in this ...
18:00, 05/07/2019

11 days. 3 mass shootings. 3 heroes. What makes some risk their lives for others? The three latest mass shootings in the U.S. have produced heroes whose bravery has been heralded. What makes someone risk their life for others? ...
11:16, 05/09/2019

Iraq begins examining Yazidi mass graves remains Iraq will begin DNA testing to identify the remains of 141 bodies found in mass graves, believed to contain the Yazidi victims of IS killing campaign...
18:00, 06/09/2019

Pope to beatify 7 Romanian martyrs in deeply symbolic Mass Pope Francis is paying homage to Catholics who were persecuted, tortured and killed during Romania's communist regime as he beatifies seven bishop ma...
10:16, 06/02/2019

Mass shootings create rippling network of stricken survivors CHICAGO (AP) — The litany of mass shootings in recent years has changed how America talks, prays and prepares for trouble. Today, the phrases “...
17:00, 06/02/2019

North Korea's mass games suspended after Kim Jong-un criticism Country’s leader dissatisfied because of producers having the ‘wrong spirit of creation’North Korea’s mass games are to be put on hold, possibly for ...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Mass grave in Bosnia presumed to hold Muslim war victims The prosecutor’s office in Bosnian says a mass grave has been discovered near the capital of Sarajevo that is presumed to hold the remains of Bosnian...
17:32, 06/05/2019

Japan police arrest 7 Chinese in mass drug smuggling TOKYO (AP) — Japanese authorities have arrested seven Chinese men on suspicion of smuggling what was believed to be a record amount of stimulants by ...
12:48, 06/05/2019

Travel agencies say N. Korea planning to suspend mass games SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — International travel agencies say North Korea is temporarily suspending the latest edition of its famous mass games, which ...
12:48, 06/05/2019

| In Niger, mass distribution of antibiotics proves effective - study The mass administration of antibiotics to villages in Niger led to a reduction of a childhood mortality, without apparently creating resistance to an...
13:48, 06/06/2019

Belarus reburies over 1,200 Jews unearthed in Nazi-era mass grave Belarus on Wednesday buried more than 1,200 Jewish Holocaust victims whose remains were unearthed this year after builders stumbled across a Nazi-era...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Parkland deputy charged after staying outside school during mass shooting 56-year-old Scot Peterson faces child neglect, culpable negligence and perjury charges that carry a combined potential prison sentence of nearly 100 ...
00:00, 06/05/2019

Virginia governor demands action on guns after mass shooting Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday he will summon lawmakers back to the state capitol this summer to take up a package of gun-control legi...
00:00, 06/05/2019

Detroit man charged with killing gay men, transgender woman in mass shooting DETROIT — A man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others at a Detroit home had targeted them because they were gay or trans...
12:48, 06/08/2019

Kim’s sister back in public eye at North Korea’s mass games Sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends public event in Pyongyang, casting further doubt on speculation she had been ordered to lay low aft...
16:00, 06/04/2019

Mass grave in Poland embodies the violent beginning of the Bronze Age Enlarge / This is the Late Neolithic mass grave at Koszyce, Poland. (credit: Image courtesy of Piotr Wodarczak) Sometime between 2880 and 2776 BCE,...
18:48, 05/15/2019

Japan mass stabbing: children among at least 15 injured in attack in Kawasaki A man with serious injuries has been detained by police who found two knives at the site, south of Tokyo At least 15 people, including primary school...
03:48, 05/28/2019

Texas church targeted in mass shooting opens new sanctuary SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas — A South Texas church begins a new chapter of worship on Sunday as it unveils a new sanctuary a year and half after a gunm...
12:00, 05/19/2019

5,000-Year-Old Grave Reveals Mass Murder of a Bronze Age Family All 15 people found in a Bronze Age mass grave in southern Poland were killed by a blow to the head, yet their bodies were buried together with great...
00:32, 05/14/2019

Police search for reason for Virginia Beach mass shooting The reason why DeWayne Craddock shot up a Virginia Beach municipal building on Friday - killing 12 people, and severely wounding four others - may ha...
12:16, 06/03/2019

Sri Lanka Catholics Hold First Sunday Mass After Easter Attacks Thousands of Catholics attended mass in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo Sunday amid tight security to prevent a repeat of Easter bomb attacks that killed...
05:00, 05/13/2019

Sri Lanka: Catholics attend first Sunday Mass in capital since bombings Sri Lankan Catholics have attended their first regular Mass in Colombo since bomb attacks by suspected jihadis on Easter Sunday. Catholic schools are...
19:48, 05/12/2019

Texas House Oks school safety bill after mass shooting AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A bill that would “harden” Texas campuses with increased security and a boost in student mental health resources has...
00:48, 05/22/2019

Marine sergeants honored for bravery in Las Vegas mass shooting Two United States Marines were recognized for their actions during the Oct. 17, 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas. The shooter targeted the crowd atten...
18:48, 05/02/2019

Mass deforestation: How trade fells trees in Brazil and Indonesia Hunger for beef, palm oil, soy and timber fuels rainforest clearance at enormous scales, especially in Brazil and Indonesia. That matters for climate...
14:32, 05/01/2019

| Paris's Notre-Dame holds first mass since devastating blaze The Notre Dame cathedral in Paris hosted its first mass on Saturday exactly two months after a devastating blaze, with priests and worshippers wearin...
13:00, 06/16/2019

China's Xi Jinping causes alarm with mass student trips to the country An unremarkable Communist Party directive has sparked painful memories of past trauma for millions of people across China, with many drawing parallel...
08:16, 05/05/2019

Sudanese to hold mass rally amid standoff with generals Sudan's protest movement plans to hold a mass rally as it steps up pressure on the military to hand over power to civilians following last month's ov...
12:48, 05/02/2019

Notre Dame Celebrates First Mass Since Devastating April Fire PARIS — The archbishop wore a hard-hat helmet, burnt wood debris was still visible and only about 30 people were let inside, but Notre Dame Cat...
09:00, 06/16/2019

Sri Lankans attend Mass at home with churches shut down after bombings With churches in Sri Lanka closed a week after suicide bombings killed more than 250 people on Easter, Catholics in the island nation celebrated Mass...
01:48, 04/29/2019

After mass shooting, Virginia governor to host gun control talks RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is announcing a series of public talks his administration will host in the run up to a July 9 special ses...
13:00, 06/14/2019

Mass street protests are an expression of Hong Kong's identity With controls tightening over Chinese society, many Hong Kongers feel the need to protect their right to dissentIn Hong Kong, people have most of the...
17:00, 06/13/2019

Sri Lanka's Catholics cancel Mass over 'specific attack threat' Catholic services are being canceled in Sri Lanka for a second weekend. The move comes after government warnings that there could be a repeat of the ...
14:48, 05/02/2019

Notre Dame Cathedral holds first mass since devastating fire The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris held its first mass since the April fire that destroyed parts of the iconic landmark.     ...
23:00, 06/15/2019

Sri Lanka To Air Sunday Mass On TV Fearing Repeat Of Suicide Bombings Sri Lanka's Catholic Church will televise a private Sunday mass after cancelling regular services over fears of a repeat of Easter's suicide bombings...
20:16, 05/04/2019

Van Garderen takes over Tour of California lead on Stage 2 Kasper Asgreen held back as Tejay van Garderen shredded the remnants of the breakaway on the final climb, then swung past him to win the second stage...
02:32, 05/14/2019

Formula One in talks to stage new grand prix in Marrakech • South Africa hosted last grand prix in continent in 1993• ‘It is really important to have a race in Africa,’ says F1Formula One may be heading to M...
17:00, 05/16/2019

19 Democratic Presidential Candidates Took the Stage Sunday. No One Stood Out Nineteen of the 24 Democratic presidential candidates took the stage in Iowa on Sunday at the largest cattle-call event for the historically large fi...
05:32, 06/10/2019

Amy Schumer returns to the stage 14 days after giving birth She's back. Amy Schumer made an impressive (and surprise) return to comedy Monday night, performing for a packed crowd at The Comedy Cellar in New Yo...
18:32, 05/21/2019

Exit stage far right: behind the pro-Trump play hitting Washington DC In what’s been called ‘Hamilton for the MAGA crowd’, Dean Cain heads up a dramatic retelling of the controversial anti-Trump FBI texts aimed at a rig...
19:00, 06/14/2019

Stage 13 highlights: Zakarin flourishes, Yates flounders "Russia’s Ilnur Zakarin soloed to glory on the snow-capped Colle del Nivolet to win stage 13 of the Giro d’Italia as Slovenia’s Jan Polanc battled to...
20:00, 05/24/2019

Billions sets the stage for late-season fireworks Money never sleeps, as the misbegotten sequel to Wall Street informed us, and evidently it never takes a holiday either. True to its title, “New Year...
04:48, 05/27/2019

UK’s anxiety takes center stage at Hay ideas festival HAY-ON-WYE, Wales (AP) — At Britain’s leading literary gathering, the word of the year was anxiety. Fifty shades of worry —about climate change...
12:32, 06/03/2019

How UN cultural treasures helped set the stage for Game of Thrones From King’s Landing to the Iron Bank, so many of the breath-taking backdrops seen on the smash hit Game of Thrones television series are available fo...
22:32, 04/28/2019

Pinch yourself: Aurélia Thierrée perfects the art of the steal on stage Bells and Spells casts the French star as a kleptomaniac in a performance that leaves the audience guessingIn her mystifying shows, Aurélia Thierrée ...
14:16, 05/01/2019

Toronto ready to take center stage with Raptors in NBA Finals With the Raptors in the NBA Finals for the first time, Toronto and Canada's growing basketball culture are prepared to seize the spotlight. ...
16:32, 05/28/2019

Google workers stage sit-in to protest alleged retaliation Google employees worldwide are staging a sit-in to protest retaliation at the tech giant on the six-month anniversary of the #GoogleWalkout that saw ...
17:16, 05/01/2019

How long will a person with stage 4 colon cancer live? The 5-year relative survival rate for stage 4 colon cancer is 14%. Many factors determine the life expectancy of a person with this condition. Learn ...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Takeda scraps late-stage amyloidosis study Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd said on Wednesday it would discontinue a late-stage study testing its experimental treatment for amyloidosis, as it did ...
23:48, 06/05/2019

| Carapaz grabs pink jersey with Giro stage 14 win Ecuadorian climber Richard Carapaz shot to the top of the Giro d'Italia overall standings on Saturday when he soloed to victory at the stage 14 summi...
19:16, 05/25/2019

Chaves wins Stage 18, Carapaz keeps Giro lead SAN MARTINO DI CASTROZZA, Italy (AP) — Esteban Chaves secured an emotional victory on the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Friday, and Ecuado...
18:16, 05/31/2019

| Chavas wins Giro Stage 19, Carapaz still in pink Ecuador's Richard Carapaz tightened his grip on the leader's pink jersey as Colombia's Esteban Chaves claimed victory in the 19th stage of the Giro d...
22:32, 05/31/2019

Giro d'Italia: Tom Dumoulin abandons on stage five following crash Dutch rider came down in heavy crash on stage fourStart of fifth stage met by foul weather conditionsFormer Giro d’Italia winner Tom Dumoulin abandon...
15:00, 05/15/2019

Toni Duggan determined to help Barcelona win on the biggest stage The former Manchester City forward is ready to face favourites Lyon and two England teammates in the Champions League finalWhen Toni Duggan swapped M...
20:48, 05/16/2019

New street stage in Colwyn Bay for WRC event Wales Rally GB Britain's round of the World Rally Championship, Wales Rally GB, will include a new Saturday night spectator stage up and down the Colwyn Bay promena...
15:00, 05/07/2019

From illness to tears of joy: Chaves' magical comeback stage win "Esteban Chaves produced a hugely popular win in Stage 19 of the Giro d\u0027Italia. Watch highlights, interviews with the Colombian and Mitchelton-S...
22:32, 05/31/2019

| Jakobsen holds off Sagan to win Tour of California Stage 4 Fabio Jakobsen sprinted to victory on the fourth stage of the Tour of California as overnight leader Tejay van Garderen clung onto the yellow jersey....
09:00, 05/16/2019

| Singing dad dies on stage at daughter's wedding bash A doting dad dropped dead on stage at a family get-together the night before his daughter's wedding – and nobody told her until the day after her nup...
18:48, 05/31/2019

Polish nationalists win EU vote, set stage for national ballot Poland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) surged to a clear victory in Sunday's European Parliament vote, a stamp of approval for the party's natio...
10:00, 05/27/2019

Shen Wei's best photograph: a naked self-portrait on a Chinese stage ‘Not knowing if anyone would walk in gave me energy and inspired my powerful stance’On a trip through Jiangxi province in south-east China two years ...
14:16, 05/30/2019

Pope Francis decries social media, propaganda during Pentecost Mass VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has lamented what he calls today’s “culture of insults” in the world. In his homily during Pentecost Ma...
14:00, 06/09/2019

Nuggets' coach Michael Malone calls mass shootings an 'epidemic' Denver Nuggets head coach Michael Malone began his pregame press conference before Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference Semifinals by emotionally add...
22:00, 05/08/2019

U.S. combat veteran arrested in plot to cause mass casualties: federal authorities A U.S. veteran of the war in Afghanistan who prosecutors say plotted to cause "mass casualties" with explosive devices has been taken into custody fo...
22:32, 04/29/2019

Priest, five others killed by gunmen during Mass in Burkina Faso church attack After killing at least six people at a Catholic church in the West African nation of Burkina Faso on Sunday, gunmen torched the worship space, town o...
02:48, 05/13/2019

North Korea's famed Mass Games put on pause after Kim Jong Un criticism North Korea's famed Mass Games is being put on pause, according to tour groups that organize visits to the country, two days after Kim Jong Un was re...
16:32, 06/05/2019

Mass murders on Yakama Indian Reservation leave cops puzzled It was a crime scene that cops in Yakima, Washington, will likely never forget. Five murder victims and two injured adults — scattered in diffe...
05:48, 06/11/2019

Elizabeth Warren reframes mass shooting debate after Virginia Beach Warren: everyday gun violence should get same coverageLeading Democrats attend convention in San FranciscoA day after the deadliest US mass shooting ...
14:00, 06/02/2019

"North Korea Mass Destruction Weapons Program Violates UN Resolution": US The US State Department said Tuesday that North Korea's overall program of weapons of mass destruction violated UN resolutions, after President Donal...
05:16, 05/29/2019

Mass protest in Hong Kong over law critics fear could allow China to snatch anyone Tens if not hundreds of thousands of protesters are due to take to the streets of Hong Kong Sunday to oppose a controversial extradition bill that wo...
03:16, 06/09/2019

Hong Kong braces for new mass protests against planned extraditions to China Hong Kong braced for strikes, transport go-slows and another mass demonstration in protest against a proposed extradition law that would allow people...
15:16, 06/11/2019

A week after deadly attacks, Sri Lankan Catholics celebrate Mass at home Police said Sunday that 48 people had been arrested in the previous 24 hours in connection with the Easter bombings. The father and two brothers of t...
08:48, 04/29/2019

Worshippers in safety hats attend Notre-Dame's first mass since fire A small congregation in white hard hats attended mass at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on Saturday, the first service since fire devastated the Gothi...
21:00, 06/15/2019

India launches mass evacuation, shuts down ports as cyclone bears down India began evacuating hundreds of thousands of villagers on Wednesday and shut down operations at two major ports on its east coast ahead of an impe...
17:16, 05/01/2019

Rural Catholic church defies Sri Lanka threats, holds Mass The checkpoints started just outside of the east Sri Lanka village, the strictest seen in the days after Islamic State-aligned militants launched sui...
12:32, 04/30/2019

Worshippers In Hard Hats To Attend Notre-Dame's First Mass Since Fire A small congregation wearing hard hats will attend mass at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on Saturday, the first service to be held since fire devasta...
15:32, 06/15/2019

TSMC Begins Mass Production of 7nm+ Process for Kirin 985, A13 Chips: Report Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company has officially announced the beginning of mass production of its second-generation 7nm+ process for Kirin ...
13:16, 05/27/2019

Mass evacuations helped avert 'humongous' tragedy from Cyclone Fani United Nations and Indian officials credit a relatively low death toll to the mass evacuation of roughly 2.7 million people before Cyclone Fani hit I...
12:00, 05/09/2019

Hong Kong braces for mass protests over controversial extradition bill HONG KONG — Opponents of legislation in Hong Kong that would allow criminal suspects to be extradited to mainland China are planning more protests an...
19:48, 06/11/2019

Hong Kong may pause controversial extradition bill after mass protests Hong Kong's leader is expected to make an announcement Saturday on the future of a controversial China extradition bill, in an apparent bid to quell ...
06:48, 06/15/2019

Sudanese protesters plan mass rally as talks stall with army Sudan's protest leaders are calling for mass rallies across the country amid deadlocked negotiations with the ruling military over its handover of po...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Paris's Notre-Dame To Host First Mass After 2 Months Of Devastating Blaze The Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris will host its first mass on Saturday, exactly two months after the devastating blaze that shocked France and the wo...
05:00, 06/15/2019

'Americans stand' With Japan Mass Stabbing Victims: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Americans "stand with the people of Japan" after a mass stabbing attack south of Tokyo in which two peopl...
04:48, 05/28/2019

North Korea Reportedly Halts "Mass Games" After Kim Jong Un Complains Days after this year's "Mass Games" debuted before North Korea's top leadership, the huge pageant has been put on hold after leader Kim Jong Un expre...
12:32, 06/05/2019

'My heart is broken': Japan mourns victims of mass stabbing attack Eleven-year-old victim described as thoughtful pupil, while foreign ministry pays tribute to 39-year-old official who also died The head of a school ...
07:00, 05/29/2019

North Korea’s Famed Mass Games Suspended After Criticism From Kim Jong Un (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea will temporarily suspend the latest edition of its famous mass games, which involve thousands of performers ...
17:16, 06/07/2019

Pope braves rain-soaked mountain roads for Transylvania Mass Pope Francis braved a rain-soaked, twisting drive through the mountains of Transylvania on Saturday to visit Romania’s most famous shrine, urging Rom...
16:48, 06/01/2019

India Orders Mass Evacuations as ‘Extremely Severe’ Cyclone Nears Authorities are issuing mass evacuation orders along India’s eastern coast as Cyclone Fani, a Category 4 equivalent hurricane, approaches landf...
15:16, 05/02/2019

Florida woman accused of threatening mass shooting at elementary school A Florida woman was charged Friday with threating to carry out a mass shooting at a school in an online post. Juliana Cote, 26, of Tampa, made the th...
05:48, 05/18/2019

Police thwarted by electronic doors during Virginia Beach mass shooting Over the radio, they desperately pleaded for the electronic cards and talked of bringing in a sledgehammer, an explosive charge or other means of bre...
13:48, 06/06/2019

Columbine survivor’s suicide inspires fund for mass shooting victims Loved ones of Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks — who last month became the third school-shooting survivor to die this year of suicide or an overdose...
05:00, 06/07/2019

Solid, low-mass planets have best chance to survive parent star's death When stars about the sun's size swell into red giants and finally dwindle into white dwarfs, their planets may be kicked out of the system or consume...
15:32, 05/20/2019

Hawaii firm aims to mass produce edible seaweed off coast KAILUA, Hawaii — A Hawaii company hopes to build an underwater farm that can produce large quantities of edible seaweed. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser...
07:16, 06/17/2019

Boycott North Korea's 'inhumane' mass gymnastic displays, says ex-diplomat Defector calls on European tourists and online viewers to shun cultural displays that take children out of schoolThe highest-ranking official to defe...
14:16, 05/30/2019

The Trump Administration Wanted a Horrific Mass Raid on Undocumented Families The Trump administration was planning a mass raid on undocumented families in ten major American cities earlier this year, according to the Washingto...
06:48, 05/14/2019

Mass graves found on Scottish islands may be ancient tsunami victims A rare tsunami may have struck the islands of Shetland and Orkney off the UK’s north coast 5500 years ago, killing dozens of people who had to be has...
19:32, 04/28/2019

New Zealand police called in after mass hacking attempt on 'wellbeing' budget Treasury says systems deliberately hacked, with more than 2,000 attempts since SundayNew Zealand police have been asked to investigate after the Trea...
10:16, 05/29/2019

Notre Dame cathedral to host mass for the first time since massive blaze Mass will be held at Notre Dame this weekend, for the first time since the iconic Parisian cathedral was gutted by a fire nearly two months ago. Just...
10:00, 06/14/2019

Sri Lanka Church Cancels Mass Amid Fears Of Fresh Attack Sri Lanka's Catholic Church scrapped plans to resume Sunday services following a "specific threat" against two religious locations after the deadly E...
21:16, 05/03/2019

Venezuela's Guaido urges troops to rise, mass protests planned Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday called for a military uprising to oust President Nicolas Maduro and armed factions exchanged gunf...
17:32, 04/30/2019

5000-Year-Old Family Found In Mass Burial Was Brutally Murdered New research published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) entitled “Unravelling ...
16:48, 05/08/2019

Priests in hard hats to attend Notre Dame’s first mass since fire Limited service to be held two months after Paris blaze amid warnings of lead pollution riskThe Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris is to hold its first ma...
17:16, 06/14/2019

Benedetti claims heroic first win on stage 12, Polanc seizes pink "Italy’s Cesare Benedetti channelled his inner campionissimo to deny compatriot Damiano Caruso and Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar in a thrilling five-up spri...
18:32, 05/23/2019

Bilbao wins Stage 7; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro Pello Bilbao won the seventh stage of the Giro d'Italia with a late attack while Valero Conti held onto the overall leader's pink jersey &...
18:48, 05/17/2019

| Sangakkara optimistic Sri Lanka will stage England series despite attacks Kumar Sangakkara believes Sri Lanka will stage England's scheduled tour of the island next year despite safety concerns caused by the Easter Sunday t...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Roglic wins Stage 9; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro Primoz Roglic of Slovenia won the ninth stage of the Giro d'Italia on Sunday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti extended his overall lead afte...
19:00, 05/19/2019

Pelosi calls on Trump family, staff to stage an intervention WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on President Trump’s inner circle to stage an intervention with him after he abruptly ended an Oval Of...
21:16, 05/23/2019

Graduate attempts a backflip on stage before receiving his diploma and fails A college student attempted a backflip on stage during his graduation ceremony. He ended up falling on his neck.       ...
01:16, 05/21/2019

When Warren Buffett Takes the Stage, Try Your Hand at Berkshire Bingo Optimism about America. Criticism of hedge funds. Disparagement of vegetables. Play along as the Berkshire Hathaway chairman hits on his favorite top...
12:48, 05/03/2019

Carapaz wins Stage 14 to take overall lead of Giro d'Italia Richard Carapaz of Ecuador won the grueling 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Saturday to move into the overall lead     &...
19:00, 05/25/2019

Sam Bennett confirms he will not be riding the Tour de France after stage win in Dauphine "Bora-Hansgrohe sprinter Sam Bennett speaks after winning Stage 3 of the Criterium du Dauphine and confirms he will not be riding the 2019 Tour de Fr...
00:32, 06/12/2019

Masnada wins stage 6 of Giro, Conti takes overall lead SAN GIOVANNI ROTONDO, Italy (AP) — Fausto Masnada of Italy claimed his first victory in a Grand Tour by winning the sixth stage of the Giro d’I...
19:00, 05/16/2019

| Pogacar wins Tour of California as Bol claims final stage Tadej Pogacar won the Tour of California on Saturday, finishing safely in the pack as Cees Bol crossed the line first in a chaotic finish to the seve...
10:00, 05/19/2019

Giro d’Italia: Caleb Ewan sprints to victory on stage eight • Australian rider clinched second Giro career win• Valerio Conti retains leader’s pink jerseyAustralia’s Caleb Ewan claimed a second career stage wi...
00:48, 05/19/2019

Giro d'Italia: Ilnur Zakarin climbs into contention with stage 13 win Mikel Landa impresses as Jan Polanc stays in pinkSimon Yates struggles and loses major time gapsRussia’s Ilnur Zakarin powered to victory in the 13th...
20:32, 05/24/2019

Indians vote in final stage of gruelling election campaign Constituencies going to polls include Narendra Modi’s, where he won large majority in 2014Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of nation...
14:32, 05/19/2019

Poles stage banana protest over removal of 'indecent' artwork Around 1,000 people, many eating bananas to make their point, protested in front of Warsaw's National Museum on Monday over a decision last week to ...
21:32, 04/29/2019

Roglic fastest in time trial to win opening Giro stage BOLOGNA, Italy (AP) — Primoz Roglic of Slovenia won the opening stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday, finishing the individual time trial jus...
21:48, 05/11/2019

Firefly has successfully tested the upper stage of its Alpha rocket Last Thursday Firefly Aerospace tested the second stage of its Alpha rocket. [credit: Edwards Media ...
13:48, 05/02/2019

Cycling: Australia's Ewan wins stage 11 of Giro d'Italia Australia's Caleb Ewan claimed the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday after a bunch sprint at the end of a 221-kilometer ride from Carpi to...
18:16, 05/22/2019

Politics takes center stage as Israel hosts Eurovision As host of this year’s Eurovision, Israel has tried to use the hugely popular song contest to flaunt itself as a tolerant and cosmopolitan country th...
19:32, 05/12/2019

Cycling: Ackermann wins Giro stage two, Roglic keeps overall lead German champion Pascal Ackermann made a dream Giro d'Italia debut when he timed his sprint to perfection to win the second stage, a 205-km ride from ...
22:16, 05/12/2019

Gaviria handed Stage 3 win after Viviani relegated for dangerous sprinting "Colombia’s Fernando Gaviria was awarded stage 3 of the Giro d’Italia following the relegation of initial winner Elia Viviani as Slovenia’s Primoz Ro...
19:16, 05/13/2019

Indian-American Protester Interrupts Jeff Bezos on Stage An Indian-American animal rights activist briefly interrupted Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos's onstage firechat when she rushed on stage and asked Bezos to do...
11:16, 06/07/2019

Amy Schumer Returns to the Comedy Stage Just 2 Weeks After Giving Birth Amy Schumer is back! The 37-year-old returned to the stage on Monday night as she performed a set at the famous Comedy Cellar in New York City. Schu...
15:16, 05/21/2019

Peter Sagan wins opening stage of the Tour of California SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Peter Sagan has had trouble finding his way to the front at the finish this season. Turns out he just needed to get back to...
09:32, 05/13/2019

Cycling: Ackermann sprints to second Giro stage win in heavy rain German champion Pascal Ackermann took his second stage win of the Giro d'Italia in a sprint finish through torrential rain on Wednesday while injure...
20:16, 05/15/2019

Ewan wins Stage 11; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro NOVI LIGURE, Italy (AP) — Caleb Ewan of Australia sprinted to victory on the 11th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Wednesday, while Italian cyclis...
18:48, 05/22/2019

Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson diagnosed with stage two pancreatic cancer Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson has been diagnosed with stage two pancreatic cancer, but will continue to lead the company while he undergoes treatment. ...
18:00, 05/03/2019

Russian band to stage Planned Parenthood benefit in Alabama BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Russian protest band Pussy Riot is planning a concert in Alabama to benefit Planned Parenthood after the state passed the...
16:00, 06/06/2019

Enanta's lung infection therapy succeeds in mid-stage trial Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its treatment for a highly contagious respiratory infection met the main goal of reducing virus levels in t...
13:00, 06/14/2019

Key role of Venezuelan military in crisis takes center stage The critical role of the Venezuelan military in the country's crisis is on display this weekend as President Nicolás Maduro seeks to maintain its sup...
17:00, 05/04/2019

Men on the moon so why no group-stage reserve days: Bangladesh coach The umpires' decision left tournament chiefs with the unwanted record for the most number of abandoned games at a World Cup, surpassing the two each ...
19:48, 06/11/2019

DNC announces lineup for first round of 2020 primary debates, but stage still isn't set The Democratic National Committee on Thursday announced the 20 candidates that made the cut and will take the stage in two weeks for the first round ...
01:48, 06/14/2019

Ewan wins Stage 8; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro PESARO, Italy (AP) — Caleb Ewan of Australia sprinted to victory on the eighth and longest stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday, while Italia...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Caleb Ewan sprints to victory once again on stage 11 of Giro d’Italia • Australian wins bunch finish on stage 11• Arnaud Demare takes second and lead in points classificationCaleb Ewan picked up his second stage win of ...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Carapaz wins Giro stage 3, Roglic remains in overall lead FRASCATI, Italy (AP) — Richard Carapaz of Ecuador sprinted to victory in the fourth stage of the Giro d’Italia on Tuesday, while Slovenian cycl...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Roglic retains Romandie title with time-trial stage win GENEVA (AP) — Defending champion Primoz Roglic retained the Tour de Romandie title by winning the final-day time trial Sunday to extend his decisive ...
16:48, 05/05/2019

Stage Presence: The Stars Show Out for the 2019 Tony Awards Feathers, tulle, velvet, yards of train and even more star power; the theatrical community celebrated its biggest honors Sunday night at the 73rd Ann...
20:16, 06/10/2019

Carapaz storms into pink on Stage 14, Yates rises up standings "Richard Carapaz soloed to a second win in the Giro d’Italia and soared into the race lead after an explosive Stage 14 in the Alps, as Britain’s Simo...
01:32, 05/26/2019

The Point: Here's how a weird DNC rule is setting the 2020 debate stage Earlier this week, with virtually no advance notice, the Democratic National Committee, released its criteria for how the 23(!) candidates running fo...
00:00, 06/01/2019

Tour of Norway: Kristoff stage win lands yellow jersey "Despite lingering effects of a recent illness and his entire team being dropped inside the final 20 kilometres, Alexander Kristoff scores Stage 5 vi...
21:32, 06/01/2019

| Dario Cataldo wins 15th stage of Giro d'Italia Dario Cataldo won the 15th stage of the Giro d'Italia by outsprinting the other survivor of a long breakaway, fellow Italian, Mattia Cattaneo in Como...
19:48, 05/26/2019

'Almost Famous' stage musical from Cameron Crowe heading to San Diego Director Cameron Crowe is developing a stage musical based on his 2000 film "Almost Famous" that will premiere at San Diego's Old Globe theater in Se...
22:48, 04/28/2019

Three-year-olds take center stage on international racing front The Kentucky Derby and Oaks contenders weren't the only 3-year-olds starring on the weekend racing scene with Guineas weekend in England and a top-le...
22:00, 05/06/2019

This Weekend's Rocket League Tournament Will Set The Stage For The World Championship With a $100,000 prize pool at stake, this weekend’s big Rocket League tournament in Dallas will give some of the game’s biggest teams one last chance...
07:00, 06/01/2019

Kris Jenner Says She Loves Being an ''Obnoxious Stage Mom'' at the 2019 Met Gala Kris Jenner is loving the stage mom life. As the matriarch and boss of the Kardashian-Jenner family, Kris has a lot to be proud of. Not only are her...
08:32, 05/08/2019

U.S. looks to improve ties with Indonesian special forces, stage exercises Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan met his Indonesian counterpart on Thursday as the United States looks to improve ties with an Indonesi...
09:48, 05/30/2019

San Francisco Shock Complete Overwatch League's First-Ever Perfect Stage Whether you’re a professional basketball player or whoever left that Starbucks cup on the Game of Thrones set, everybody has off nights. Well, everyb...
22:00, 05/06/2019

NASCAR Pocono: Stage-winner Larson must be "smarter" in key moments Kyle Larson says he must be "smarter" when he has a car capable of strong NASCAR Cup Series results, after winning two stages but falling to 26th at ...
16:16, 06/03/2019

Peters wins Stage 17; Carapaz extends Giro lead Nans Peters of France claimed his first Grand Tour victory as he won the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday, while Ecuadorian cyclist ...
20:00, 05/29/2019

Carapaz on verge of Giro victory; Bilbao wins Stage 20 CROCE D’AUNE-MONTE AVENA, Italy (AP) — Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz took a huge step towards winning the Giro d’Italia as he preser...
17:48, 06/01/2019

Climate protesters stage 'die-in' at Queensland Museum's dinosaur exhibit Hundreds of Extinction Rebellion demonstrators, many dressed as endangered animals, rally in BrisbaneAround 250 environmental activists have laid dow...
13:00, 05/26/2019

Ciccone wins grueling Stage 16; Carapaz keeps Giro lead PONTE DI LEGNO, Italy (AP) — Giulio Ciccone of Italy won the toughest stage of the Giro d’Italia on Tuesday, while Richard Carapaz remained in ...
19:16, 05/28/2019

Watch the stunning finish to Stage 18 as breakaway denies sprinters "It was the most extraordinary of finishes to Stage 18 as Damiano Cima converted a long breakaway to deny the sprinters and win a stunning Stage 18 o...
19:16, 05/30/2019

SpaceX donates first-stage booster to space museum in Houston The twice-flown booster last used during the CRS-13 mission will go on display at Space Center Houston this summer. [credit: ...
05:16, 05/10/2019

Ciccone wins sodden Stage 16 as Roglic suffers on the Mortirolo "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic dropped to third in the overall standings after a trademark Vincenzo Nibali attack on the rain-soaked Mortirolo as Italy’s ...
20:48, 05/28/2019

California teen's Marine brother surprises her on stage at graduation A California high schooler was brought to tears Wednesday when her older brother, a Lance Corporal in the Marines, surprised her on stage as she acce...
08:16, 05/31/2019

Climate change takes centre stage in Australia's election Two contenders for PM have very different messages about how to address environmental emergencyAs political leaders travel across Australia to delive...
10:16, 05/07/2019

UN rights chief ‘strongly’ condemns ‘shocking’ mass executions in Saudi Arabia Despite repeated appeals by the United Nations human rights system, Saudi Arabia’s decision to go ahead with the beheading of 37 men, drew strong con...
18:32, 04/28/2019

North Korea to pause 'Mass Games' after leader Kim complains: tour agencies Days after this year's "Mass Games" debuted before North Korea's top leadership, the huge pageant has been put on hold after leader Kim Jong Un expre...
10:32, 06/05/2019

Catholic Church in Sri Lanka holds first regular Sunday Mass since Easter bombings  The Catholic Church in Sri Lanka held the first regular Sunday Mass since the Easter suicide bombings of churches and hotels killed more than 250 pe...
16:32, 05/12/2019

Up to 1 million animal species may be at risk of disappearing — yet another sign we're in the middle of a 6th mass extinction Dionell Datiles/EyeEm/Getty The world may be in the throes of a mass extinction, the sixth time in the planet's history that species are experiencin...
04:16, 05/04/2019

Cyclone hits Bangladesh after battering India, mass evacuations save lives The strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least 12 people in eastern Odisha state before swinging north-eastwards into Bangladesh on...
16:48, 05/04/2019

First Notre Dame mass since fire: Worshipers in hard-hats, debris still visible About 30 people — mainly priests, canons and church employees — gathered in the Paris church exactly two months after a blaze engulfed th...
19:32, 06/16/2019

Archbishop dons hard-hat to hold first Mass in Notre Dame since devastating fire The archbishop wore a hard-hat helmet, burnt wood debris was still visible and only about 30 people were let inside, but Notre Dame Cathedral on Satu...
00:16, 06/16/2019

North Korea suspends Mass Games after Kim Jong Un criticized famous show North Korea plans to temporarily suspend its famous Mass Games gymnastics show — which features thousands of performers — after supreme leader Kim Jo...
23:00, 06/05/2019

Notre Dame Worshipers Must Wear Hard Hats at First Mass Since Devastating Fire The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, which was devastated by a huge fire in April, is set to hold its first mass since the disaster. Around 20 worshipp...
22:00, 06/14/2019

11 dead, multiple injured after mass shooting at Virginia Beach Municipal Center A gunman opened fire at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center on Friday afternoon — killing 11 people, authorities said. Six other people were ho...
01:32, 06/01/2019

Bosch signs pact with Sweden's Powercell to mass produce fuel cells German auto supplier Bosch on Monday said it had reached a licensing agreement with Powercell Sweden AB to jointly mass produce hydrogen fuel cells f...
12:16, 04/29/2019

Inside Impossible Foods' mission to mass-produce the fake burger of the future Fake burgers are for real. The Beyond Meat IPO and national restaurant-chain deals for Impossible Foods show that the meat industry has a long-term p...
03:48, 05/16/2019

Fact-checking Biden's claim the '94 crime bill didn't cause mass incarceration During a campaign event in Nashua, New Hampshire on Tuesday, Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden was asked about the 1994 crime bill he hel...
02:32, 05/16/2019

US Army Veteran Plotted Mass Attack At White Nationalist Rally, Arrested A US Army veteran who was allegedly plotting a large-scale terror attack near Los Angeles as revenge for the recent mass shootings in Christchurch, N...
03:48, 04/30/2019

China's CATL starts mass production of high-nickel batteries: chairman Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL), China's biggest maker of batteries for electric vehicles, has begun mass production of high-nickel bat...
13:16, 04/30/2019

Uli Hoeness takes center stage at football discussion lacking diversity Bayern Munich President Uli Hoeness and Schalke's Clemens Tönnies were part of a panel at Bonn's academy for research and teaching talking about the ...
03:16, 05/17/2019

Demare stuns rivals to win Stage 10 as big crash disrupts sprint finish "Frenchman Arnaud Demare ended his winless streak for 2019 with a surprise win in stage 10 ahead of Italy’s Elia Viviani after a nasty crash inside t...
20:48, 05/21/2019

Elia Viviani stripped of Giro d’Italia stage win after sprint chaos • Italian relegated over blocking; Fernando Gaviria awarded stage• Britain’s Simon Yates second overall behind Primoz RoglicElia Viviani was stripped...
23:00, 05/13/2019

Demare wins crash-affected Stage 10; Conti keeps Giro lead MODENA, Italy (AP) — Arnaud Demare of France sprinted to victory after a crash affected the end of the 10th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Satur...
18:16, 05/21/2019