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Virginia Theological Seminary, With Deep Roots in Slavery, Sets Aside $1.7 Million to Pay Reparations

The Virginia Theological Seminary, in what is being called a first for an institution of its kind, has set aside $1.7 million in a fund to pay repara...

Virginia Theological Seminary, With Deep Roots in Slavery, Sets Aside $1.7 Million to Pay Reparations

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Princeton Theological Seminary Vows Nearly $28 Million in Reparations The seminary’s Board of Trustees unanimously voted in favor of the plan in order to begin to “repent for its ties to slavery.”...
20:32, 2019-10-26

WWJD: Princeton Theological Seminary Announces $27 Million Reparations Plan It is, to date, the largest monetary commitment of its kind: a $27 million commitment from Princeton Theological Seminary for scholarships and other ...
15:20, 2019-10-24

The Seminary Flourished on Slave Labor. Now It’s Planning to Pay Reparations. The Virginia Theological Seminary is setting aside $1.7 million to atone for its role in American slavery....
12:44, 2019-09-12

Reparations for slavery to get a hearing in Congress Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and Actor Danny Glover to testifyHouse subcommittee will discuss issue on 19 June – ‘Juneteenth’The topic of reparations for ...
15:00, 2019-06-13

McConnell on reparations for slavery: Not a ‘good idea’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday rejected reparations for slavery in part because it would be hard to know whom to...
22:28, 2019-06-18

The Long History of American Slavery Reparations From the colonial era to today, the bitter legacy of bondage and racial oppression has sparked demands for compensation, with some successes and many...
04:28, 2019-09-21

Poll finds most Americans oppose reparations for slavery DETROIT — Few Americans are in favor of giving reparations to descendants of enslaved black people in the United States, a poll shows, even as the id...
22:08, 2019-10-25

Democratic panel to open debate on reparations for slavery WASHINGTON (AP) — The case for reparations is returning to Capitol Hill, this time amid a growing discussion in the Democratic Party about what the c...
06:56, 2019-06-19

‘Stain of slavery’: Congress debates reparations to atone for US's original sin Democrats are in favor of reparations program, while Republicans denounce idea that past sins can be paid off by today’s taxpayers For the first time...
20:16, 2019-06-19

Should America pay reparations for slavery? Ta-Nehisi Coates v Coleman Hughes At a congressional hearing on reparations on Tuesday, two black writers offered strikingly different visions of America’s racial legacy. Here is the ...
23:44, 2019-06-19

Slavery reparations bill debated in US House hearing – video highlights The actor Danny Glover, writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and Senator Cory Booker were among the witness at a congressional hearing on the original sin of the ...
00:48, 2019-06-20

US briefing: Trump speech 'lies', slavery reparations and record refugee numbers Wednesday’s top story: ‘Make America Great Again’ becomes ‘Keep America Great’ amid anti-Trump protests. Plus: the case for compensating slave descen...
12:36, 2019-06-19

New Poll Finds Majority of (White) Americans Oppose Cash Reparations for Slavery A slim majority of white Americans agree that hundreds of years of chattel slavery continue to impact African Americans to this day; however, only 15...
21:32, 2019-10-25

Beto O'Rourke Says All Americans Must Understand History of Slavery Before Cash Reparations Can Be Pursued Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke told The Root in an on-camera interview that all Americans need to understand the story of slavery before the go...
17:12, 2019-06-25

Berlinale study of slavery unearths the roots of modern Brazil Making films in a bitterly divided Brazil that is increasingly hostile to artistic freedom is an act of resistance in itself, the maker of a new dram...
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Baseball hasn’t taken off in Britain, despite deep roots there The arrival of the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox in London for Major League Baseball’s first games in Europe this weekend is being treated as a...
01:08, 2019-06-29

How slavery warped Jefferson’s vision for the University of Virginia He wanted students to help end the practice, but instead they were entangled in it, Alan Taylor writes....
14:08, 2019-11-01

'Senseless hate': the far right's deep roots in southern California The Poway synagogue shooting is far from the first time California’s Jewish communities faced threats, as rightwing groups date as far back as the 19...
09:24, 2019-05-05

The Unexpectedly Deep Musical Roots of Hootie & the Blowfish “Cracked Rear View” catapulted the band to superstardom. But the group made great music long before — and after — anyone paid attention....
14:56, 2019-07-01

Trump heckled by Virginia delegate while discussing ‘horrors of slavery’ President Donald Trump talked about the “horrors of slavery” but was interrupted by a Virginia delegate who shouted “you can’t send us back” at an ev...
21:40, 2019-07-30

Deep Instinct raises $43 million for deep learning to thwart cyberattacks Deep Instinct raised $43 million as it seeks to apply its deep learning technology to predicting and preventing cyberattacks. Read More...
14:36, 2020-02-12

Galax, Virginia: Sights and sounds of the roots music hotspot A great deal of classic American music, traditional country, bluegrass and Americana, sprang from the “old time” sounds of the Southern m...
00:36, 2019-08-13

Georgetown Sets Goal to Raise $400,000 to Fund Reparations for Descendants of Those It Enslaved, but Effort’s Getting the Side Eye From Student Activists When Georgetown University students voted this spring to use student fees to pay reparations to descendants of the enslaved people Georgetown sold to...
04:16, 2019-11-01

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.   ...
00:36, 2019-08-13

"Reparations" for Confederates? UNC System Trustees Face Backlash After Paying More than $2.5 Million to Confederate Group to House 'Silent Sam' Some are calling it a “payoff.” Others have called it “hush money” and “reparations.” The University of North Carolina System is calling it “a lawful...
00:16, 2019-12-19

Scourge of slavery still claims 40 million victims worldwide, ‘must serve as a wakeup call’ Incidents of modern-day slavery are “only likely to increase” as a result of some of biggest challenges facing the world today, a UN expert outlined ...
23:56, 2019-09-09

Food tech startup Strong Roots raises $18 million for vegetable-based frozen products Strong Roots, a U.K.-based technology company developing frozen natural health foods, announced that it's raised $18.3 million in venture capital.Rea...
20:24, 2019-09-10

'Game of Thrones' finale sets records with 13.6 million TV viewers, 19.3 million overall The series finale of 'Game of Thrones' Sunday is HBO's most-watched single telecast, surpassing a 'Sopranos' episode from 20...
22:52, 2019-05-20

He Was the NBA's Best Ref. Then He Went to a Catholic Seminary. Steve Javie officiated his last NBA game in 2011. He soon began studying at his local seminary and was recently ordained as a deacon by the Archdioce...
15:04, 2019-09-29

At least 60 people in Henrico, Virginia woke up Sunday to an odd surprise on their front lawns: old-school television sets, delivered by a bizarrely masked man (WWBT)  At least 60 people in Henrico, Virginia woke up Sunday to an odd surprise on their front lawns: old-school television sets. “It was ...
07:44, 2019-08-15

Sea monster 'T-Rex of the Deep' from 70 million years ago discovered by miners A SEA monster dubbed the “T-Rex of the Deep” from 70 million years ago has been discovered by a team of miners....
15:16, 2019-07-06

OctoML raises $3.9 million for deep learning model optimization OctoML uses the Apache TVM software stack to automate optimization of machine learning models. The funding will be used to launch a SaaS service.Read...
17:08, 2019-10-23

NBA sets salary cap at just over $109 million NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA set the salary cap for the 2019-20 season at $109.14 million, a raise of just over $7 million from last season. The tax level...
03:16, 2019-06-30

Virginia man wins lottery jackpot nine years after $1 million win A Virginia man who collected a $28,170 lottery prize is no stranger to the winner's circle -- he won a $1 million jackpot nine years earlier....
21:16, 2019-08-21

EU sets up $998 million budget for humanitarian aid BRUSSELS — The European Union has set up a $998 million budget to help countries hit by humanitarian crises, with Africa getting the largest share of...
18:40, 2020-01-20

Virginia Beach is getting a $22 million sand replenishment to safeguard It from hurricanes Here's what you need to know if you're traveling to Va. Beach.       ...
16:52, 2019-06-11

McKesson to pay $37 million to resolve West Virginia opioid lawsuit Drug distributor McKesson Corp has agreed to pay $37 million to resolve a lawsuit by the state of West Virginia seeking to hold it responsible for co...
17:32, 2019-05-02

Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of Virginia Sues CBS for Defamation, Seeking $400 Million He filed the lawsuit in response to interviews on “CBS This Morning” with two women who accused him of sexual misconduct....
02:08, 2019-09-13

Seminary student who left newborn to die in trash can gets 5 years in prison A cruel seminary student who left her daughter to die in a trash can at a Texas dormitory will spend five years in prison for her child’s “horr...
15:08, 2019-07-11

Angular Ventures is a $41 million early-stage fund for deep tech startups entering the U.S. Angular Ventures is a new London-based early-stage VC fund that focuses on European and Israeli "deep tech" enterprise startups launching in the U.S....
09:08, 2019-11-12

Buguroo raises $11 million to detect banking fraud with deep learning and behavioral biometrics Buguroo, a cybersecurity startup that leverages deep learning and behavioral biometrics to help banks spot fraudulent activity, has raised $11 millio...
13:36, 2019-11-26

Long wait for pizza leads Virginia couple to $1 million lottery jackpot A Virginia couple said a long wait for pizza led them to buy the scratch-off lottery ticket that won them a $1 million jackpot....
21:08, 2019-07-17

Zlatan Ibrahimovic sets MLS salary record at $7.2 million BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic is earning a Major League Soccer-record $7.2 million salary this season. The 37-year-old Ib...
17:40, 2019-06-12

Boeing sets aside $100 million for families of 737 Max crash victims The funds will be available over the next several years and are not part of any compensation Boeing may have to pay to those who sue the company for ...
18:08, 2019-07-03

CloudFactory raises $65 million to prep and process data sets Data annotation and prep startup CloudFactory has raised $65 million in a growth equity round led by FTV Capital, with participation from Weatherford...
14:12, 2019-11-20

UN sets up new unit to respond to crisis of 50 million internally displaced persons With an estimated 50 million people around the world having lost their homes due to war and natural disasters, the United Nations has set up a new un...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Jeff Koons 'Rabbit' sculpture sets $91.1 million record for a living artist A 1986 "Rabbit" sculpture by American pop artist Jeff Koons sold for $91.1 million in New York on Wednesday, a record price for a work by a living ar...
03:24, 2019-05-16

Niantic sets up $10 million third-party developer fund and names first dev contest winner Niantic is setting up a $10 million fund to invest in interesting location-based and augmented reality projects that use its platform.Read More...
16:36, 2019-11-06

CBOE SETS RECORD DAILY VOLUME IN EQUITY OPTIONS ON FRIDAY: NEARLY 4.6 MILLION CONTRACTS CHANGE HANDS Chicago, April 20, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that on Friday, April 17, the Exchange recorded its best single-d...
16:12, 2019-05-01

'Join us,' West Virginia governor urges pro-gun, pro-Trump Virginia counties The governor of West Virginia, in a stunning move that echoes the Civil War-era creation of his state, on Tuesday invited Virginia counties upset wit...
21:52, 2020-01-28

Civil War II: Gun control could push Virginia counties to join West Virginia West Virginia lawmakers are scrambling to let rural Virginia counties join the Mountain State amid conservative voter anger with the new Democratic m...
20:24, 2020-01-21

Virginia vs. Virginia Tech prediction, line: Cavaliers a live underdog The Post’s Howie Kussoy, aka the struggling Pigskin Profit, lets his soon-to-be 1-year-old daughter (Kid Profit) take a shot on four Friday college f...
15:24, 2019-11-29

Virginia vs. Virginia Tech odds: 2019 Commonwealth Cup picks, predictions from proven computer model SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Friday's Virginia Tech vs. Virginia game 10,000 times....
18:40, 2019-11-28

Virginia vs. Virginia Tech odds: 2019 Commonwealth Cup picks, predictions from advanced computer model SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Friday's Virginia Tech vs. Virginia game 10,000 times....
15:36, 2019-11-29

Virginia vs. Virginia Tech odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, Feb. 26 predictions from proven model The SportsLine projection model has a pick for the clash between Virginia and Virginia Tech....
00:00, 2020-02-27

Boeing sets aside $100 million for 737 Max crash victims 'to bring them comfort' The aerospace giant has created a fund to comfort families of the victims       ...
21:44, 2019-07-03

Brit Watch: Evans through in straight sets, Norrie sets up Nishikori meeting "Britain\u0027s Dan Evans reached the Wimbledon second round with a straight sets win over Federico Delbonis."...
16:52, 2019-07-02

Jeff Koons' 'Rabbit' sculpture sells for £70.9 million and sets auction record A stainless steel sculpture of a rabbit by Jeff Koons has set an auction record in New York as it fetched more than $91 million (£70.9 million)....
06:16, 2019-05-16

Novak Djokovic sets up semi-final against Roger Federer with straight sets win over Milos Raonic Defending champion Novak Djokovic set up a semi-final showdown with Roger Federer at the Australian Open on Tuesday with a thumping 6-4 6-3 7-6(1) vi...
13:04, 2020-01-28

Rattan garden furniture sets: the best dining sets, sofas tables and swing chairs for your outdoor space this summer From quirky egg chairs to tables fit for a family get together, here's our pick of the best rattan furniture......
13:40, 2019-05-24

McConnell: I’m with Obama on reparations Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday invoked an unlikely ally while defending his opposition to reparations for slavery: former Presiden...
22:40, 2019-07-09

More than two-thirds of Americans oppose reparations Slightly more than two-thirds of Americans oppose the government paying reparations to African-Americans who are the descendants of slaves, while 29 ...
18:12, 2019-07-29

Reparations Reminds Us That There Is Still Plenty Left Unsaid “Reparations” is defined by the Oxford English Dictionary as “the making of amends for a wrong one has done, by paying money to or otherwise helping ...
17:52, 2019-11-08

MPs say EFL should pay ‘reparations’ to expelled Bury players and staff • Parliamentary committee calls on EFL to apologise for job losses• Substantial changes needed to ‘fit and proper person’ testThe English Football Le...
14:48, 2019-11-05

El Salvador’s new president vows reparations for massacre SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — El Salvador’s newly inaugurated president has promised to comply with reparations ordered by an international ...
04:44, 2019-06-19

‘Why not now?’: U.S. debate on reparations heads to Congress after more than a decade Lawmakers on Wednesday held the first congressional hearing in more than a decade on reparations...
18:08, 2019-06-19

Greece calls on Germany to negotiate over war reparations The Greek government says it has asked Germany to enter negotiations regarding Athens' claim for reparations from the two world wars. Germany hasn't ...
23:24, 2019-06-04

Vale's new CEO says committed to reparations for dam burst victims Brazilian miner Vale SA's newly appointed Chief Executive Eduardo Bartolomeo said during his first conference call with analysts that the miner is fu...
16:12, 2019-05-10

Germany says question of reparations to Greece is settled BERLIN (AP) — The German government is underlining its position that the question of World War II reparations to Greece has been settled, after Athen...
12:40, 2019-06-05

Mitch McConnell on Reparations Is Somehow Even Worse Than You Could Imagine Tomorrow, the House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on a bill to create a commission to study reparations. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McCon...
00:04, 2019-06-19

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek talks 'deep, deep sadness' he's facing in cancer battle "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek is giving an update on his condition and discussed the unexpected challenges he's been facing while battling cancer...
16:04, 2019-05-01

Groups bringing national reparations debate to Detroit DETROIT (AP) — Two national organizations pushing for federal legislation on reparations for descendants of African American slaves are bringing thei...
06:52, 2019-05-14

Dutch railway company to pay reparations for WWII transports THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch national railway company NS says it will pay reparations to Jews, Roma and Sinti whom it transported to camps in ...
17:32, 2019-06-26

Are Only Black American Descendants of US Slaves Deserving of Reparations? With the nation’s renewed focus on whether or how to compensate black Americans for the evils of generations of chattel slavery in the U.S. and its s...
05:48, 2019-09-19

House Democrats will vote on bill exploring reparations House Democratic leaders on Wednesday committed to a floor vote for legislation to study reparations for the descendants of slaves — a historic move ...
18:44, 2019-06-19

Cory Booker Secures 12 Co-Sponsors for Reparations Bill Presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) has secured 12 co-sponsors for his reparations bill, according to an announcement the senat...
05:48, 2019-06-14

Reparations for sexual violence in conflict – ‘what survivors want most, yet receive least’ Ten years ago, the UN Security Council established a mandate to prevent and address the scourge of conflict-related sexual violence. At a commemorati...
21:24, 2019-10-30

Greece asks Germany for talks on billions in war reparations ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s government says it has asked Germany to enter talks on paying huge reparations Athens claims Greece is owed from...
20:00, 2019-06-04

One city's reparations program that could offer a blueprint for the nation Evanston, Illinois, is levying a tax on newly legalised marijuana to fund projects benefiting African Americans in recognition of the enduring effect...
10:48, 2020-01-19

I ate deep-dish pizza at Chicago's 2 top pizza chains, and one was so good it changed my mind about deep dish Irene Jiang/Business Insider Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza. The two biggest chains in the deep-dish game are Giordano's and Lou Malnati's...
16:04, 2020-02-02

Ta-Nehisi Coates set to revisit case for reparations in congressional hearing Five years after the writer’s essay was published, he will speak on the idea of financial recompense for the descendants of slavesWhen Ta-Nehisi Coat...
08:36, 2019-06-19

Native American 'land taxes': a step on the roadmap for reparations In the San Francisco Bay Area, local residents and businesses can pay to help restore Indigenous land to Indigenous stewardshipThe two-acre plot deep...
22:44, 2019-12-31

'An Idea Whose Time Has Come': Congress Hears the Case for Reparations on Juneteenth The contributions of African Americans to this country—and the matter of what the federal government still owes them for those contributions—will tak...
19:28, 2019-06-19

'This was supposed to be reparations' Why is LA's cannabis industry devastating black entrepreneurs? Black merchants affected by the war on drugs are denied licenses and thrown into debt as white owners thriveA Los Angeles government program set up t...
13:04, 2020-02-03

‘Moral obligation’: Antigua seeking reparations from Harvard University Prime Minister Gaston Browne recently wrote a letter to the institution's president seeking reparations because its famed law school was founded with...
23:40, 2019-11-09

For Some Reason I Can’t Put My Finger on, Donald Trump Doesn’t Support Reparations I don’t mean to shock you. After all, here you were, minding your business, reading a blog and thinking about all the things you could eat for lunch ...
16:44, 2019-06-25

Official: Poland entitled to seek German WWII reparations WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish official says that contrary to German claims, no documents or records show his country ever renounced its right to see...
15:32, 2019-05-21

Mitch McConnell on Reparations: 'We’ve Elected An African American President' The topic of reparations has been on the tip of everyone’s tongues as of late, culminating in a House hearing on Wednesday that will explore the subj...
16:32, 2019-06-19

Native American 'land taxes:' a step on the roadmap for reparations In the San Francisco Bay Area, local residents and businesses can pay to help restore Indigenous land to Indigenous stewardshipThe two-acre plot deep...
12:40, 2019-12-31

Rattan garden furniture sets: the best dining sets, sofas tables and swing chairs for your garden or balcony this season From quirky egg chairs to tables fit for a family get together, here's our pick of the best rattan furniture......
13:12, 2019-08-23

Revolution, Reparations, Revelry: The Root’s Black (AF) Gift Guide 2019 The theme from last year’s Black AF Gift Guide was self-care; in 2017, it was about being woke. This year, we’re talking “Revolution, Reparations, an...
15:20, 2019-12-04

Nobel laureate launches reparations fund for sexual violence survivors UNITED NATIONS — The Nobel Peace Prize-winning surgeon whose hospital in war-torn Congo has treated over 50,000 victims of sexual violence has launch...
19:16, 2019-09-23

Here's why reparations have suddenly become a hot button issue ahead of the 2020 presidential race The House Judiciary Committee's subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties will hold a hearing this week focused specificall...
23:36, 2019-06-17

Ta-Nehisi Coates Makes the Case for Reparations in Front of a House Committee At a reparations hearing on Capitol Hill, author Ta-Nehisi Coates asked Congress to pass H.R. 40 to create a commission to study the subject....
23:16, 2019-06-19

How ‘The Case for Reparations’ by Ta-Nehisi Coates Inspired Damon Lindelof in Watchmen Writer’s Note: Major spoilers ahead for Season 1 of Watchmen, including the season finale....
19:52, 2019-12-16

4 of 10 Democrats back gun confiscation, reparations, open borders, unlimited abortions Despite some calls for 2020 Democratic presidential candidates to scale back on the liberal pandering, a sizable number of party voters back the most...
19:24, 2019-12-20

DR Congo: UN report details suffering of rape victims, recommends reparations A United Nations report unveiled today highlights the deprivations endured by thousands of victims of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of t...
22:52, 2020-01-26

House committee hears from Danny Glover, Cory Booker on reparations A House subcommittee heard from actor Danny Glover and presidential candidate Cory Booker on Wednesday during a congressional hearing on reparations....
00:00, 2019-06-20

Legal weed to fund African-American reparations program in Illinois town This city’s plan to boost its black residents is budding. Lawmakers in Evanston, Illinois, have launched a $10 million reparations program for local ...
19:48, 2019-11-30

Cambridge investigates its slavery links The University of Cambridge is to investigate whether it gained financially from the slave trade....
02:00, 2019-04-30

Ben Carson Emerges from the Sunken Place to Opine on Reparations, Dismiss Trump’s Impeachment as ‘Very Immature’ Ben Carson, whom award-winning author Kiese Laymon affectionately refers to as “Dad”, whom The Root Senior Editor Stephen Crockett Jr. refers to as “...
23:56, 2019-12-23

Ta-Nehisi Coates Clapped Back at Mitch McConnell for Saying ‘No One Alive’ Is Liable for Reparations. So We Came Up With a List On Wednesday, the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties held a hearing about H.R. 40, a prop...
14:44, 2019-06-20

'It's ghost slavery': the troubling world of pop holograms Dead stars from Whitney Houston to Maria Callas are going on tour again. As Miley Cyrus explores the issue in a new Black Mirror, we uncover the grea...
11:08, 2019-06-01

The Legacy of Slavery in Two Novels of the American South “In West Mills,” by De’Shawn Charles Winslow, and “The Gone Dead,” by Chanelle Benz, serve up timeless Southern stories....
11:12, 2019-06-20

Do idyllic southern plantations really tell the story of slavery? In these memorials to southern splendor, much of the history being told is devoid of the atrocities of slaveryIt is a picture of southern splendor: a...
08:24, 2019-08-15

400 years since slavery: a timeline of American history In 1619, a ship with 20 captives landed at Point Comfort in Virginia, ushering in the era of American slaveryMany Americans’ introduction to US histo...
09:40, 2019-08-16

Movie 'Harriet' tells a different story about U.S. slavery When director Kasi Lemmons started work on the first major movie about Harriet Tubman, the 19th century slave turned hero of the Underground Railway,...
13:20, 2019-10-31

Did You Know Lady Liberty Was a Monument to Slavery Abolishment, Not Immigration? The new Statue of Liberty Museum, which opened Thursday in New York Harbor, brings to light a little-spoken-of aspect of the statue’s history: Lady L...
19:28, 2019-05-27

Point Comfort: where slavery in America began 400 years ago In 1619, a ship with 20 captives landed at Virginia, ushering in the era of slavery in what would become the United StatesThe blue waters of the Ches...
06:20, 2019-08-14

Bristol University appoints History of Slavery professor One of Olivette Otele's first tasks is to look at Bristol's role in the transatlantic slave trade....
11:20, 2019-10-30

Here We Go Again: Buttigieg Getting Dragged For Saying Constitution Signers Didn't Know Slavery Was Bad Once again, mayor and presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg finds himself under the microscope and under fire for recently unearthed video of him sayin...
20:28, 2019-12-31

David Attenborough: polluting planet may become as reviled as slavery Naturalist tells MPs radical action needed to tackle crisis but attitude of young people gives him hopeThe attitude of young people towards tackling ...
13:52, 2019-07-09

We Were Never Going to Escape This Week Without a Sitting Politician Defending Slavery The New Hampshire Union Leader reported on Wednesday on a local dimension of Racist Week, which, of course, happened on Facebook....
23:00, 2019-07-18

Conservatives Are Flipping Out Because the New York Times Said Slavery Was Important In the past few days, the New York Times has been rolling out the 1619 Project, a hugely ambitious effort to mark the 400th anniversary of the arriva...
15:24, 2019-08-19

Sanditon: Sex, nudity and slavery in Jane Austen TV drama A new dramatisation of the writer's unfinished novel challenges some conventions of TV period drama....
13:28, 2019-07-27

David Brion Davis, scholar of slavery, dead at 92 David Brion Davis, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian who documented the centrality of slavery in Western culture through a landmark trilogy that mad...
23:36, 2019-04-15

Gun ‘sanctuaries’ compared to slavery, ‘dangerous,’ ‘ugly,’ ‘disturbing’ A new line of attack on Virginia’s fast-growing gun sanctuary movement, which is propelling similar pro-gun efforts in other states, compares it to s...
18:44, 2020-01-05

Saving Girls From Sexual Slavery in San Francisco’s Chinatown “The White Devil’s Daughters,” by Julia Flynn Siler, recounts the story of the crusading women (and a few men) who helped rescue thousands of young C...
11:40, 2019-06-21

Life of slavery — the perpetuation of bonded labor in Pakistan Although bonded labor was outlawed in Pakistan years ago, the practice has continued, and even expanded, in the country due to a worsening economic c...
14:00, 2019-12-25

Harvard president compares fundraising changes to abolition of slavery Larry Bacow apologises for remark about 13th amendmentColleges should not try to ‘own’ wealthy alumniThe president of Harvard University has apologiz...
23:48, 2019-09-29

Ta-Nehisi Coates’ New Novel Crafts a Fresh Mythology from Slavery, Sci-Fi, and Hip-Hop Last week, Ta-Nehisi Coates was in his kitchen, peeling and cutting carrots that his wife had brought from the farmer’s market. This week, he’s putti...
00:08, 2019-09-25

Slavery in America reminds us: Trump is far from an aberration | Touré The president’s white supremacist ideas have been part of America since the beginningImagine being teleported from the early days of slavery in 1619 ...
09:40, 2019-08-16

DeVos invokes familiar comparison between slavery, abortion NCAA develops expanded sexual violence policy — Governors highlight teacher pay in annual addresses...
17:04, 2020-01-24

Man nabbed for Bronx rape allegedly said she ‘deserved it’ for ‘slavery’ A black parolee arrested for raping and bashing a white woman on the roof of his Bronx apartment building allegedly told a witness that she “de...
22:52, 2019-06-18

Wealth-tax opposition is rooted in the era of American slavery, 2 economists say Reuters Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have both put forward wealth tax plans that would hit the nation's richest citizens with steeper ta...
21:44, 2019-11-18

Pelosi says ‘humbled’ by Ghana visit to gateway to slavery ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a congressional delegation to Ghana was “humbled” by a visit to the gateway wher...
01:12, 2019-08-01

How American Slavery Helped Create Modern-Day Policing This year marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in what we now know as Virginia. Their voyage was, no doubt, fill...
00:52, 2019-08-21

The unfinished 'shells' of two half-floor, two-story San Francisco penthouses are selling for $7.5 million and $10 million after they failed to sell as a joint $49 million condo Steelblue The unfinished "shells" of two penthouses in a San Francisco high-rise are on the market for $7.5 million and $10 million. The two units we...
15:24, 2020-01-30

The Case for Reparations? All Hell Breaks Loose After AfroFuture Fest Charges White People Double to Attend Throughout the course of 2019, it seems like everyone and their mother has unveiled their stance on reparations. From Democratic presidential candida...
18:52, 2019-07-08

Jacqueline Woodson on Africa, America and Slavery’s Fierce Undertow The African-American novelist journeys to Ghana, once a hub of the trans-Atlantic slave trade, as the nation invites descendants of enslaved Africans...
13:00, 2019-12-09

Nxivm leader was writing twisted handbook on sex slavery: testimony Nxivm leader Keith Raniere planned to market his alleged sex cult — and was even in the process of writing a handbook about his twisted obsessi...
17:08, 2019-05-21

Ancestry.com apologizes, removes ad amid backlash it ignored horrors of slavery Ancestry.com on Thursday pulled a controversial slavery-era themed ad published to its YouTube channel amid criticism the genealogy company romantici...
10:28, 2019-04-19

Cambridge University assigns white academic to look at slavery links Campaigner criticises ‘bizarre’ choice and asks why black academic was not chosenThe equal rights campaigner and former Labour politician Trevor Phil...
14:32, 2019-05-03

Principal apologizes for slavery assignment involving black students The principal of a Washington, DC, elementary school has apologized after black fifth-graders were asked to portray slaves during an in-class assignm...
16:28, 2020-01-01

Police save girl, 16, from being sold into sex slavery after she ‘tried to sell virginity' A SCHOOLGIRL who believed she was selling her virginity for £4,000 was nearly nabbed by a human trafficker, police said....
21:52, 2019-07-11

Modern slavery victims will be able to open HSBC bank accounts Victims of modern slavery will be able to open bank accounts without traditional identification documents under a new scheme....
13:40, 2019-06-28

Hundreds of victims of slavery sleep rough in London, says charity More than 800 victims of modern slavery were forced to sleep rough in London last year because of gaps in the help given to survivors of exploitation...
10:56, 2019-10-22

British conservationists work to restore acclaimed slavery painting Ahead of the annual remembrance day for the abolition of the slave trade, art conservationists are working to restore a rare painting of a kneeling A...
16:12, 2019-08-19

Beyond slavery and civil rights: What parents need to know about Black History Month For many black parents, February has become a time of increased stress as we have to support our children (and each other) through guffaws and fails ...
16:12, 2020-02-21

Slavery and the Holocaust: How Americans and Germans Cope With Past Evils Susan Neiman’s “Learning From the Germans” looks at the different ways two countries deal with their history....
11:20, 2019-08-27

Uniqlo accused of mocking wartime sexual slavery victims Japanese clothing company pulls advertisement from South Korean TV after outcryThe Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo has pulled an ad from South Kore...
10:44, 2019-10-21

'Take that, Mr Hitler': the Jewish roots of superheroes Exhibition at Jewish Museum of Belgium traces backgrounds of heroes including Superman, Batman and Captain AmericaIt was February 1940 when two Ameri...
09:32, 2020-01-30

Do you like roots music? Then we're giving away a getaway just for you Usually, our giveaways here at The A.V. Club are of physical media: LPs, Blu-rays, that one time we gave away a giant print with Joaquin Phoenix’s fa...
23:56, 2019-10-17

Does country music recognise its roots? We speak to the most famous African American country music singer about the lack of diversity in the genre....
09:04, 2020-01-25

Maluma returns to his roots in YouTube doc Before there were private jets and sold-out stadiums, Maluma sang at dozens of birthday parties and schools for free....
16:32, 2019-06-09

The Dia Diversifies, While Staying True to Its Roots A farsighted director is leading a profound transformation and anointing the next Dia Generation: Charlotte Posenenske and Lee Ufan....
12:48, 2019-06-13

How Día de los Muertos Taught Me to Embrace My Roots The animated Disney movie Coco inspired one writer to return to his mother’s family traditions and recreate his own Día de Muertos....
17:56, 2019-10-31

May Day’s Weird and Wonderful Pagan Roots May 1st is an ancient Northern Hemisphere festival, now known as ‘May Day’, which traditionally marked the return of summer. It is believed that the ...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Greek Wines Get Back to Their Roots Winemakers across the country are recognizing native grapes like assyrtiko, xinomavro, debina and malagousia....
13:08, 2019-12-24

'It's a celebration': tracing the roots of hip-hop through photography In a new exhibition, photos from rappers from Jay-Z to Cardi B are on show to trace the rise of a genre from the streets to the White HouseOn Monday,...
18:52, 2019-06-04

‘Dapper Dan’ Gets Back to Harlem’s Roots The renowned fashion designer Daniel R. Day recounts a life spent on the streets — and in the ateliers — of Upper Manhattan....
11:44, 2019-07-09

Munich Re putting down roots in India India is on track to become the world's third-largest economy. Munich Re wants to cash in on the strong growth in the country's insurance market, the...
16:24, 2019-08-13

How ‘Finding Your Roots’ became a cultural phenomenon "We deconstruct ethnic identities to show that when the lights came down, everyone was sleeping with everyone else -- that’s the way human history go...
00:12, 2020-01-28

Sadiq Khan backs London slavery museum to challenge racism Exclusive: Britain’s role in slave trade demonstrates need for museum, says mayorSadiq Khan has endorsed proposals for a British slavery museum in Lo...
18:28, 2019-08-11

Libya's deputy prime minister tells DW's Conflict Zone: "We have no slavery" Libya's GNA government is struggling against militias and ISIS, while hundreds of thousands of migrants seek a route through to Europe and have becom...
20:16, 2019-11-20

Domestic workers face heightened slavery risk in UK, warns EU study European report points to legislative gaps in Britain while claiming inquiry was blocked by ‘mafia networks’ in France An EU agency has highlighted t...
02:28, 2019-06-26

Oprah picks slavery novel for Apple TV book venture, says done with talk shows Oprah Winfrey on Monday announced the first pick of her revamped popular book club with Apple's new television streaming service but made clear she ...
20:40, 2019-09-23

Crime agency: We'll help sex-for-sale websites fight slavery, not shut them Moves to shut down websites used to sell sex have been abandoned by the National Crime Agency....
12:24, 2019-11-04

First slavery, then a chemical plant and cancer deaths: one town's brutal history Long before Reserve, Louisiana was home to a chemical plant and riddled with cancer, it had suffered the violent deprivations of enslavementAt night ...
15:44, 2019-05-06

Rapper Offset likens Alabama abortion law to slavery, says he's not proud to be an American Rapper Offset of the group Migos has slammed Alabama's controversial abortion law, comparing it to slavery....
19:40, 2019-05-19

UK's largest ever modern slavery ring smashed after three-year investigation The well-organised criminal gang led by the Brzezinksi family forced more than 400 people to work for a pittance while their masters earned £2 millio...
14:32, 2019-07-05

West African slavery lives on, 400 years after transatlantic trade began LAGOS – Blessing was only six years old when her mother arranged for her to become an unpaid housemaid for a family in the Nigerian city of Abu...
02:52, 2019-08-08

Pelosi speaks in Ghana about history of slavery, U.S. commitment to African growth U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi discussed relations between the United States and Ghana during her visit to the African country this week....
18:56, 2019-07-31

Bristol University hires its first slavery history professor to look into colonial past The university says it will then decide how to acknowledge its past links with colonialism, which could include making a public apology....
16:24, 2019-10-30

Exclusive: Martin Luther King Jr. Talks Reparations, White Economic Anxiety and Guaranteed Income in Previously Unheard Speech A newly uncovered speech by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered in 1967 sounds curiously like the civil rights icon is speaking about current-day co...
23:00, 2019-09-05

Top Democrat slams Trump job numbers: Black Americans 'were fully employed during slavery' House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn pushed back against claims of record-low unemployment for black Americans under the Trump administration with a refer...
19:36, 2020-02-20

Betsy DeVos Compares Abortion to Slavery, Ayanna Pressley Invites Her to 'Say It to My Face' Secretary of Education and Cruella DeVille stunt double Betsy DeVos has shpwn us time and time again that she isn’t the brightest crayon in the box. ...
18:08, 2020-01-25

White Guy Spits on Black Girlfriend After Her Bizarre Request for Slavery Role Play I don’t judge what anyone else does in their bedroom, but some of y’all are out here really whylin....
19:20, 2019-08-14

‘It’s a form of modern slavery’: MPs on Ken Loach’s film about the human cost of the zero-hours economy The director’s new film, Sorry We Missed You, couldn’t be more timely. We ask MPs and business leaders including Frank Field and Anna Soubry what the...
15:32, 2019-10-06

West African slavery lives on, 400 years after trans-Atlantic trade began LAGOS – Blessing was only six years old when her mother arranged for her to become an unpaid housemaid for a family in the Nigerian city of Abu...
18:40, 2019-08-08

Kanye West's support for Trump, comments on slavery condemned by Atlanta pastor Kanye West, ahead of his "Jesus Is King" album being released, spoke at a Sunday Service held at an Atlanta, Ga., megachurch....
16:08, 2019-11-13

HBO finally confirms that David Benioff and D.B. Weiss' slavery drama, Confederate, is dead “If you can get it right, there’s a real opportunity to advance the racial discussion in America.” This is what HBO president Casey Bloys said after ...
00:32, 2020-01-16

A California teacher was placed on leave after allegedly telling students she wants to 'bring back slavery' martinedoucet/Getty Images A teacher at a California school has been placed on leave after allegedly making a series of racially charged remarks. The...
19:48, 2019-12-22

Minnesota Lawmakers Seek to Amend State Constitution to Remove Slavery Punishment I feel like if one were to go through the lawbooks of their state you would find many odd things you didn’t know were criminal. Conversely, you may a...
02:00, 2020-02-22

New UN data tool shows 'mismatch' between government aid and places modern slavery exists A new interactive data tool created by the UN University Centre for Policy Research, which shows a mismatch between where modern slavery occurs, and ...
10:43, 2019-04-09

San Francisco school board votes to paint over murals showing slavery and violence Artwork at high school, which shows a dead Native American and black slaves, at center of decades of controversyThe San Francisco school board has un...
00:12, 2019-06-28

America's 'democratic experiment' is inextricably tied to the history of slavery | Peniel E Joseph The year 1619 laid out rough boundaries of citizenship, freedom, and democracy that are still being policedThis year marks 400 years since enslaved A...
18:36, 2019-09-05

Tracing Your Roots Through Travel, According to Mickela Mallozzi She has danced the tango in Buenos Aires and immersed herself in South Korea’s K-pop. Now the host of “Bare Feet” is using her DNA to better explore ...
12:16, 2019-08-17

What will my dad’s Ancestry profile reveal about my boy’s Irish roots? We were hoping to unveil a link to Persian aristocracy, or maybe Somali piratesMy son’s genetic inheritance is not something I think about often. He ...
12:40, 2019-07-28

Rodrigo y Gabriela return to their roots with a new album NEW YORK (AP) — Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero, the acoustic, instrumental rock duo who record as Rodrigo y Gabriela, are back with their firs...
17:40, 2019-06-12

American Thanksgiving Origins and Roots in the Old World As the leaves turn beautiful golden and fiery red hues, the weather gets colder, and people prepare for the oncoming winter in the Northern Hemispher...
19:20, 2019-11-27

Plant-Based Meat Has Roots in the 1970s Americans looking to cut back on meat are following a movement forged by a groundbreaking book, ‘Diet for a Small Planet.’...
02:36, 2020-02-17

The weird roots of the Presidential Turkey Pardon The tradition of a turkey being pardoned by a U.S. president for Thanksgiving has evolved over the decades.       ...
18:12, 2019-11-28

Wu-Tang Clan gets back to its roots in new TV series The story of famed 1990s group Wu-Tang Clan is coming to television in a series that rapper RZA hopes will resonate beyond America's hip-hop communit...
22:24, 2019-07-26

Is El Museo del Barrio Forsaking Its Roots, or Expanding Them? The museum is being torn apart. A 50th anniversary show illuminates its past. Does it also point a way forward?...
01:08, 2019-06-21

Germany: In 20 years, 1 in 3 people will have migrant roots In large cities, up to 70% of inhabitants will have a migrant background in two decades, experts say. Germany will need to attract a "range of nation...
14:52, 2019-11-04

Rockefeller Center Digs Up Its Bucolic Roots Inspired by its 19th-century history, the Channel Gardens has been reimagined and filled with native plants and arrangements. We tracked their instal...
16:20, 2019-05-05

From beyond the graveyard: the rich roots of cemetery terroir Last year, Jamie Oakes, a master distiller at Tamworth, a craft distillery in New Hampshire, was out tapping maples with someone he calls a local old...
14:52, 2019-10-31

And It Don’t Stop: Milwaukee’s Hip-Hop Week Is What Happens When Hip-Hop Goes Back to Its Roots In 1994, Notorious B.I.G. would release his groundbreaking album, Ready to Die. The first single from the seminal hip-hop classic was “Juicy,” a Dick...
19:52, 2019-08-23

Review: ‘¡Guaracha!,’ Jubilantly Reclaiming Its Roots This art form, which stems from a classic genre of protest song, gets a new spin in a musical by Pregones/Puerto Rican Traveling Theater....
22:08, 2019-11-25

The key to combating extremism is to address its social roots Effective techniques for preventing extremism call for intervening early, making sure disenfranchised groups are included in society and disrupting s...
10:40, 2019-04-09

The Roots, DJ Jazzy Jeff & Jazzyfatnastees -- 'The Next Movement' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
14:44, 2019-10-04

Guatemalan Stews With Mayan Roots, at Ix in Brooklyn The chef Jorge Cardenas makes jocón, a dish with pre-Hispanic origins and a specialty from his hometown, Quetzaltenango....
18:08, 2019-06-13

'Why We Hate' examines roots of tribalism and violence "Why We Hate" can't entirely make up its mind about what it wants to be: case studies of modern polarization and partisanship; a historic dive into t...
16:28, 2019-10-11

The Boys Return to Their Comic Book Roots A new story will reveal more about the characters before the Amazon Prime TV superhero series returns this year....
20:32, 2020-01-23

Her Roots Are Tangled in Folk Dance and Israel A talk with Hadar Ahuvia, whose “Everything you have is yours?” explores folk dance in Israel and her own identity....
18:00, 2019-05-20

Proof of the Reality of Slavery ‘Up North’ in New York City and Its Aftermath Is in Danger of Disappearing Forever A report just last year found that when it comes to teaching about slavery — the very economic and social foundation on which this nation was built —...
04:04, 2019-05-14

Julia Roberts once floated for role as African-American slavery hero Harriet Tubman A Hollywood movie studio executive once suggested that Julia Roberts could play Harriet Tubman, the 19th century escaped slave who is seen as an Afri...
19:36, 2019-11-20

Former Nxivm members file suit against leaders alleging sexual slavery, forced labor More than 80 people have filed a lawsuit against Nxvim founder Keith Raniere and other adherents to the cult-like group, claiming they lured victims ...
07:48, 2020-01-29

Berlinale celebrates 70 years with return to political roots An exploration of what freedom means in a dictatorship by a jailed Iranian director and the story of three people trying to wrest back control of the...
17:24, 2020-02-19

Who is Germany's first mayor of a state capital with migrant roots? Belit Onay is the first person with a migration background to become mayor of a German state capital. So who is the man who’s overturned 70 years of ...
11:40, 2019-11-12

Asian fusion revives Gdansk's Hanseatic roots The Port of Gdansk has unveiled plans to double its cargo volumes to 100 million tons a year. The ancient Polish city is again at the crossroads of h...
09:52, 2019-12-04

Chinese town clings to its 'white gold' roots Jingdezhen, a city in Jiangxi province, is China's porcelain capital. Discover why tourists are so taken with Jingdezhen's "white gold."...
04:44, 2019-12-11

Same-sex behavior could go back to the roots of animal evolution: study It’s possible that scientists have been examining same-sex sexual behavior in animals incorrectly. A study published Monday in the journal Natu...
19:48, 2019-11-22

The roots of Udo Lindenberg's iconic success explored in film The German music star is over 70, but remains the country's king of rock. The film "Lindenberg! Do your thing!" shows how the young Udo did just that...
13:24, 2020-01-08

Review: In ‘Leopoldstadt,’ Tom Stoppard Reckons With His Jewish Roots In what he says will probably be his last work, a master playwright finds urgent lessons for the present in the past of a Viennese family....
01:36, 2020-02-13

Modano returns to NHL roots in Minnesota, as Wild adviser ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Mike Modano has decided to return to his NHL roots in Minnesota. The Hall of Fame center was named on Thursday as the executiv...
21:44, 2019-05-23

'Untouchable' digs into roots of Harvey Weinstein story After almost two years of coverage, one might think there's not much new to say about the alleged sexual predations of Harvey Weinstein. "Untouchable...
18:48, 2019-08-30

A New ‘Christmas Carol’ Explores the Roots of Scrooge’s Scorn A new TV adaptation by Steven Knight (“Peaky Blinders”) presents a portrait of the miser as a (relatively) young man....
12:20, 2019-12-13

TikTok reportedly wants a new HQ outside China to distance itself from its Chinese roots AP Photo/Jessica Hill TikTok has reportedly been thinking about building a headquarters outside of China to fight against its image as a Chinese comp...
10:56, 2019-12-24

GTA Online's Latest Missions Go Back To The Game's Roots Over the last few weeks, Rockstar has been adding new missions to Grand Theft Auto Online based around repossessing, selling and stealing vehicles. M...
17:08, 2019-05-15

Watchmen embraces its noir roots and Black trauma For 80 years, spandex crusaders have managed to thrive in popular culture, their tone reflecting the youth counterculture combined with a heavy dose ...
05:24, 2019-11-25

Deutsche Bank set to return to roots with radical reboot The German lender is cutting thousands of jobs and shedding whole business lines as part of a massive overhaul. Analysts say cost cutting alone is no...
12:28, 2019-07-08

Questlove: bagels with Amy Winehouse, fish and chips with the Roots The drummer and frontman on food and music, his friendship with Anthony Bourdain and much, much moreWhat we know as southern soul food, which was pri...
18:32, 2019-10-19

My Hometown: exploring Bruce Springsteen’s New Jersey roots Asbury Park may be more closely associated with the star but a new exhibition in Freehold – the town where the Boss grew up – tells an earlier tale, ...
07:48, 2019-11-21

TikTok is reportedly considering a rebrand in the US to shed its Chinese roots Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images ByteDance, the company which owns short-form video app TikTok, has come under some fire in the U...
14:24, 2019-11-18

Activists Build a Grass-Roots Alliance Against Amazon As groups join a coalition against the internet giant, a new report underlines its troubling impact in warehouse towns....
06:40, 2019-11-26

A Republican Legislator Said Slavery Wasn't Racist Because Slave Owners 'Were Making Money.' Then Things Got Even Weirder A New Hampshire state legislator is under fire for insisting that “owning slaves doesn’t make you racist.” In a private interaction with a former New...
21:32, 2019-07-24

Sacking of Uber Eats driver, allegedly for a late food delivery, compared to modern slavery Transport workers’ union launches appeal against a Fair Work Commission decision that upheld the sacking of the Adelaide-based driver The case of an ...
06:12, 2019-11-18

Tiffany Haddish compares Georgia’s abortion law to slavery, says decision to cancel show ‘wasn’t tough at all’ In an emotional interview with TMZ, the comedian said she canceled her show there because of the state's attempt to, in effect, ban abortion....
21:44, 2019-06-17

Kanye West defends support for Trump, says political decisions based on race is 'mental slavery' Kanye West defended his support for President Trump during his Sunday Service event on Saturday in Utah, arguing that it’s “mental slavery” to make p...
10:52, 2019-10-07

First Look: Amadou Fled Mauritania and the "Highest Rate of Slavery in the Entire World" in Netflix's Living Undocumented As we witness what appears to be an immigration crisis in America, it’s important to remember the people behind the statistics and politics. They are...
17:28, 2019-10-01

Trump hails 1tn trees plan but ignores roots of problem If US president really wants to protect trees he should rethink his climate-wrecking policiesTrees are great. They give us oxygen, take away CO2, pro...
22:24, 2020-01-21

Jessica Lange on Her Photographic Tribute to Her Midwestern Roots in Highway 61 Two-time Academy Award-winning actor Jessica Lange—whose recent projects include American Horror Story and The Politician—is also an acco...
21:48, 2019-10-09

New role for Aminata Toure, German Green with African roots Aminata Toure, a German with Malian roots and the new deputy speaker of Schleswig-Holstein's state parliament, wants to do things differently in poli...
19:28, 2019-08-29

Mark Haddon’s Strange, Exciting New Novel Has Its Roots in Ancient Myth “The Porpoise,” with a nod to Shakespeare and the Greeks, updates the legend of Apollonius with a new focus on the story’s women....
19:40, 2019-06-25

African Roots: DW's popular history series is back with a new season The latest season of DW's hit radio and social media series "African Roots" is now available. The history project featuring African heroes and heroin...
16:12, 2020-02-24

Harlem brewer taps her African-American roots for flavor Celeste Beatty, one of the first African-American woman brewers in the United States, sees craft beer making as a way to reconnect with her roots....
03:24, 2020-01-25

Suzuki's current MotoGP form has roots in 2017 countermeasures Suzuki's current strong MotoGP form is down to the manufacturer creating "countermeasures" during its torrid 2017 campaign that has helped improve th...
15:56, 2019-06-24

Genome study finds roots of Komodo dragon's tenaciousness Scientists have mapped the genome of the Komodo dragon, the world's largest lizard, discovering intriguing secrets behind the impressive speed and en...
00:20, 2019-07-30

White House correspondents’ dinner returns to comedic roots Comedians are making their return to the White House Correspondents’ Dinner after last year’s hiatus...
16:48, 2020-02-18

'Bees, not refugees': the environmentalist roots of anti-immigrant bigotry Recent mass shootings have been linked to ‘eco-xenophobia’ – part of a tradition that dates to America’s first conservationistsThe environmentalist, ...
08:04, 2019-08-16

As Grass-Roots Labor Activism Rises, Will Unions Take Advantage? Worker organizing is often being done with little union involvement or help. “It’s an opportunity being squandered,” one former labor official said....
21:12, 2019-09-01

AP Interview: Oates haunted by family denial of Jewish roots American author Joyce Carol Oates says her family’s denial of its Jewish roots haunted her for decades and has shaped her into the famously prolific ...
16:36, 2019-05-12

The Daily Bugle returns to its investigative roots in this exclusive preview As the journalism industry goes through sweeping changes, the fictional newspapers of Marvel and DC’s superhero universes have transformed to reflect...
20:44, 2020-01-23

Nigel Slater’s baked cheese with roasted roots recipe Crusty molten Tunworth or camembert with tender vegYou will need a whole Tunworth or camembert in its thin wooden box. Set the oven at 200C/gas mark ...
13:16, 2020-01-21

Johni Cerny Dies at 76; Helped the Famous Find Their Roots Fascinated by family trees since childhood, she became, Henry Louis Gates Jr. said, “the proverbial dean of American genealogical research.”...
01:36, 2020-02-23

Wilmington's Lie review: race, outrage and the roots of modern inequality In 1898, David Zucchino writes, the South Carolina port city was thriving. Then, by train and streetcar, a lynch mob arrivedIn his new book, the Puli...
08:44, 2020-02-08

Getting medieval: impeachment's roots go back to 14th-century England Before the power to hold public officials to account was written into the US constitution it had a long history in English lawFrom the Watergate inve...
07:28, 2019-10-03

Former Canadian prime minister roots for Dorian to hit Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Former Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell said she is hoping for a bull’s-eye hit by Hurricane Dorian on Mar-a-Lago, President Trump’s prized Flori...
13:36, 2019-08-30

The Americanization of Archie: How Meghan Markle Will Mix Her Roots With Royalty When It Comes to Raising Her Son Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding last year had all the royal bells and whistles, from the bride's designer dress, the A-list guest list and w...
12:20, 2019-05-23

Inside the prison experiment that claimed to show the roots of evil The Stanford prison experiment was the classic demonstration of how power can bring out the worst in us. But now it seems it was more about showbiz t...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Suzuki’s current MotoGP form has roots in 2017 countermeasures Suzuki's current strong MotoGP form is down to the manufacturer creating "countermeasures" during its torrid 2017 campaign that has helped improve th...
14:08, 2019-06-24

Roots x Shawn Mendes: Meet Your New Fave Athleisure Wear We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
22:04, 2019-09-05

Democratic Hopeful Marianne Williamson Asked White Audience Members to Apologize to Black Guests for Slavery I don’t know if 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson believes that she can win, but she’s certainly entertaining in her losing ef...
17:28, 2019-07-17

Nike Drops Sneaker Featuring Betsy Ross Flag After Colin Kaepernick Is Said to Complain It Invokes Slavery Just in time for the Fourth of July, comes a report that Nike yanked a sneaker embellished with a Betsy Ross flag after NFL footballer-turned-activis...
05:20, 2019-07-02

White Amateur Historian Says He Stole Slave Auction Block Plaque Because It Didn't Do Enough to Honor Descendants of Slavery When a plaque disappeared off a sidewalk in Charlottesville, Va., earlier this month, it raised alarm bells. The sign, though small, was significant:...
17:12, 2020-02-13

Channing Tatum reportedly puts down roots in Britain with girlfriend Jessie J Channing Tatum is reportedly swapping Hollywood for a new home in the British countryside with his girlfriend Jessie J....
12:56, 2019-08-10

Man charged with kidnapping woman, forcing her to watch ‘Roots’ to ‘understand her racism’ Robert Lee Noye allegedly told the woman she had to watch the iconic miniseries "or he would kill her and spread her body parts across Interstate 380...
17:24, 2020-02-18

Netflix and Sit Still: Man Tries to Cure Racism by Kidnapping Woman, Forcing Her to Watch Roots Iowa authorities (hopefully not the same ones who count caucus votes) have arrested a black man, who may be Black History Month’s most ardent advocat...
22:00, 2020-02-18

Labelling people "anti-vaxxers" ignores real roots of their concerns There’s no doubt everyone should vaccinate – but to combat “anti-vax” we must understand the legitimate reasons for some communities’ mistrust, says ...
20:16, 2019-06-19

25 years on, Collective Soul stays true to roots live and on new album “Blood,” the 10th studio album by Atlanta rock band Collective Soul, is chock full of crunching guitar riffs, thought-provoking lyrics an...
17:00, 2019-09-19

Fortune Feimster gets to her Southern roots in the trailer for her Netflix stand-up special Since her Chelsea Lately days, comedian and writer Fortune Feimster has been weaving in and out of some of our favorite shows (including one woefully...
17:16, 2020-01-10

Chef John DeLucie returns to roots with massive Brooklyn eatery DeLucie — who soared to fame more than a decade ago by serving $55 truffle mac and cheese to celebs at Graydon Carter’s Waverly Inn — will open the A...
05:00, 2019-09-09

Goodbye Warriors, hello Roots: can this team spark a soccer revolution in Oakland? The team is hoping to not only fill the void left from the city’s departing sports franchises, but to become part of the communityDevante Dubose’s so...
08:12, 2019-07-29

Made in America: How 4 iconic American dishes evolved from foreign roots In some ways, each of these dishes is an import. But each one also morphed and adapted to its new environment, transforming into something uniquely A...
16:12, 2019-10-11

Rachel Ama's Vegan Cookbook Is Filled With Delicious Recipes Inspired By Her Roots From spiced aubergine kebabs to oyster mushrooms in a jerk marinade, Rachel Ama describes how she swapped out meat for vegan alternatives whilst stay...
10:12, 2019-05-22

Do a DNA test to 'find out my roots'? That's complicated for a black woman like me | Derecka Purnell I’ll never use a service like AncestryDNA or 23andMe. Here’s whyWhen my cab driver learned that I was rushing to the airport for a flight to Mauritiu...
16:24, 2020-02-24

John Hewson says Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate – politics live Former Liberal leader joins push for parliament to declare a ‘climate emergency’ as Labor says Gladys Liu is ‘a test of Scott Morrison’s leadership’....
02:40, 2019-09-11

‘Bless This Mess’ star Pam Grier on country roots: ‘I live the life’ Bless This Mess | Tuesday, 8:30 p.m., ABC You can take Pam Grier out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of her. When she isn’t in San...
23:40, 2019-10-25

Barbadian poet Kamau, who exalted Caribbean's Afro roots, dies Internationally acclaimed Barbadian poet, essayist and historian Edward Kamau Brathwaite, whose prolific writings sought to assert the identity of Ca...
21:32, 2020-02-05

Selma Blair shaves head during ongoing MS battle: ‘Back to my roots’ Selma Blair, who revealed her MS diagnosis in October, took to Instagram this week to share a photo of her young son, Arthur Saint Bleick, shaving he...
19:44, 2019-06-15

Unknown text by John Locke reveals roots of 'foundational democratic ideas' Newly discovered ‘Reasons for tolerateing Papists equally with others’ shows the Enlightenment thinker expressing unexpected social liberalismA “once...
07:44, 2019-09-03

'Shadow of history': As Peronism returns, Argentine play explores its darker roots Gonzalo Demaría is fascinated by the "ghosts" of Argentina's past, in particular the roots of Peronism, the most influential political movement datin...
11:24, 2019-11-11

Kate Winslet reveals heartbreaking 'immigrant' roots, says she'd be 'upset and disgusted' to come from wealth Kate Winslet was both heartbroken and relieved when she learned of her sometimes-destitute ancestry....
20:36, 2019-07-16

Chris Evans Returns to Massachusetts Roots to Dedicate Youth Theater Company (CONCORD, Mass.) — “Captain America” actor Chris Evans returned to his native Massachusetts this weekend to help dedicate the new h...
19:12, 2019-10-20

Hiker clings to cliffside by tree roots in nail-biting rescue video A hiker’s nail-biting rescue from a California mountain on Saturday was captured on video after she slipped off the trail and clung to tree roots spr...
15:36, 2020-01-28

Naomi Campbell pays tribute to London roots as she wins icon award Winner of BFC’s 2019 fashion icon award says ‘people forget I’m from Brixton’Naomi Campbell paid tribute to her south London roots as she was unveile...
21:40, 2019-06-24

The Capture's Callum Turner chats acting, football and his modelling roots 'Who is that?' everyone thought, as 2019's breakout star burst onto our screens in BBC drama The Capture. And it turns out Callum Turner's own story ...
08:52, 2019-11-07

Rascal Flatts co-founder Jay DeMarcus says it's 'disturbing' to see America lose its 'Christian roots' Rascal Flatts co-founder and bass player Jay DeMarcus finds it “disturbing” to see America losing its Christian roots. ...
15:24, 2019-05-02

Young Black Americans who want to explore their roots can take a free birthright trip to Africa. Here's how There are a lot of things that make up who we are as people. Our physical features, our pet peeves, our passions -- and our roots. It's a puzzle we s...
18:44, 2020-02-03

InnoGames rises from humble German hobbyist roots to $1.1 billion in lifetime revenue InnoGames started 16 years ago with a browser-based game called Tribal Wars. Now it has generated $1.1 billion in lifetime revenues.Read More...
08:32, 2019-11-18

Kitchen Hacks: 3 Easy Ways Of Increasing The Shelf-Life Of Fresh Ginger Roots Ginger can be difficult to store, as it tends to either dry out or become moldy. These three methods can increase the shelf-life of this essential ro...
14:44, 2019-04-23

Spirits talks Pokémon’s mythical roots, confirming Exeggutor isn’t just some animator’s fever dream Sex And The City premiered nearly 21 years ago, and people are still talking about it. But people aren’t talking about it the same way they talk abou...
19:28, 2019-05-20

Google upended Pittsburgh – can the city's working class roots transform the tech industry? An attempt by contract workers to unionize has brought the city’s industrial past crashing into the 21st centuryThe first time Nabisco tried to close...
07:20, 2019-09-23

'Nancy Drew' breaks from wholesome roots with dark, sexy reboot geared for adults on The CW The CW is giving the classic literary figure Nancy Drew her own TV show, only the 2019 version of the character is a far cry from her more wholesome ...
18:40, 2019-08-05

Ian Somerhalder returns to vampire roots, talks working with wife Nikki Reed in 'V Wars' Ian Somerhalder is returning to the world of vampires, but this time, he’s promising these bloodsuckers are scarier than ever....
11:32, 2019-12-12

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9. ...
19:44, 2019-09-16

Trump is stepping away from the brink of war with Iran after a missile attack, but the roots of their dispute dangerously persist Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday signaled that the US will not retaliate for an Iranian attack on US and coalition forces t...
19:40, 2020-01-08

UMG's recovery efforts following 2008 fire reportedly prioritized Limp Bizkit over Les Paul and The Roots Despite disputations from Universal Music Group, The New York Times is doubling down on its reporting that a 2008 fire on Universal Studios’ Hollywoo...
16:52, 2019-06-26

‘A healing farm:’ Produce project helps Yazidi refugees in Manitoba plant roots Hundreds of Yazidi refugees are planting roots for a new home with a farming project in Manitoba....
22:16, 2019-12-24

Son Little interview: Grammy winning star talks new album Aloha, recording in Paris and hip hop roots Son Little lost all his demos just weeks before he was due to record his next album in a nightmare scenario. But he threw himself into writing new so...
22:16, 2020-01-09

Superchunk’s Jason Narducy draws on his middle-school punk roots in new musical Verböten Jason Narducy fronts the band Split Single and plays bass both in Superchunk and as a member of Bob Mould’s band. (At this very moment, he’s on tour ...
17:52, 2019-11-19

Charlize Theron wore a $15,000 Tiffany bracelet in her hair to the SAG Awards because she 'didn't have time to do her roots' FilmMagic/Getty Images Charlize Theron said she "didn't have time to do my roots," so she wore a $15,500 Tiffany & Co bracelet in her hair at the SAG...
13:00, 2020-01-20

Chrystia Freeland makes post-election call for unity in speech highlighting Alberta roots Freeland was addressing the opening of a three-day policy convention hosted by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress....
21:20, 2019-11-01

Baby Sussex Has Hollywood Roots: Inside Meghan Markle's Steep Road to Fame Before She Became Royal Meghan Markle was hardly the first commoner, or even the first American, to marry into Britain's royal family. Members of the sprawling clan have be...
17:00, 2019-05-06

LIVE: Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff's prosecutorial roots come out as he slashes Republican defenses of Trump's actions Reuters The House of Representatives on Wednesday kicked off a historic hearing that is expected to culminate in the impeachment of President Donald ...
00:00, 2019-12-19

Watch: Janet Jackson, Jimmy Fallon and The Roots perform with classroom instruments on 'Tonight Show' Janet Jackson teamed up with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots to perform her song "Runaway" using classroom instruments on "The Tonight Show."...
15:36, 2020-02-13

Don’t Call It a Comeback: With an Ethically-Based New Label, Designer Tracy Reese Honors Her Detroit Roots She was the first black female designer to be recognized by the ever-exclusive fashion industry, and two decades after launching her eponymous label,...
21:16, 2019-06-26

Japanese clothing giant Uniqlo pulled a TV ad in South Korea after viewers complained it mocked World War II sex slavery amid the 2 nations' escalating trade war Youtube/Uniqlo Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo pulled an advert from South Korean television after it was accused of mocking sex slaves from the wa...
13:20, 2019-10-22

This clever hand-shaped diffuser dries my curls quickly and evenly — the 'fingers' get into my roots and deliver air from every direction DevaCurl/Alyssa Powell/Business Insider After styling my naturally curly hair, I don't always have time to let it air dry. The DevaCurl DevaFuser blo...
22:16, 2020-01-16

Slavery victims 'left in limbo for four years' on asylum claims, says watchdog Slavery victims are suffering extra years of unnecessary mental torment after escaping abusers because decisions on asylum are taking too long, a wat...
14:05, 2019-09-17

Drug dealers jailed for 12 years over 'county lines' modern slavery case Three men have been jailed after becoming the first drug dealers to be charged under modern slavery laws for using vulnerable youths to traffic drugs...
19:52, 2019-05-14

New campaign launched in London to find victims of 'hidden' crimes like modern slavery A new campaign has launched in London to find victims of "hidden crimes" such as modern slavery....
11:56, 2019-06-10

Deeper interview: Chicago post-punks give lowdown on focused new album Auto-Pain and midwestern roots Born out of Chicago's prosperous DIY scene, Deeper are on the rise. The four-piece took time out to chat with Daily Star Online during their UK tour ...
19:48, 2020-02-26

Kristin Cavallari Wonders If Late Brother Michael Was ''the Last Cavallari'' Before Tracing Her Roots Tracing her roots. On Thursday's all-new Very Cavallari, Kristin Cavallari found herself reflecting on her family lineage in the years following brot...
07:36, 2020-02-21

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Days 2 and 3: Tank and The Bangas 'Spaceships' + The Roots 'Act Too (The Love Of My Life)' You’re getting a twofer today; it’s a celebration, bitches! This weekend I made my way up to Philadelphia for the 12th annual Roots Picnic (whole art...
11:12, 2019-06-04

A popular t-shirt shop with Des Moines roots released a shirt ridiculing the Iowa caucus fracas Raygun T-shirt brand Raygun launched a shirt mocking this year's chaotic Iowa Caucus. The garment boasts that it "Was Designed and Printed Faster Tha...
23:16, 2020-02-04

Peloton reveals IPO documents showing widening losses of $245.7 million on sales of $915 million Peloton, which previously said it had filed the paperwork confidentially, makes cycles and treadmills with screens for users to join live and recorde...
02:00, 2019-08-28

Nobody wants this $40 million Silicon Valley mansion that's seen $44 million in price cuts and has sat on the market for nearly 4 years Bernard Andre A Silicon Valley five-bedroom home has gone without a buyer since first being listed in 2016 for $88 million. Four years later and it's...
20:36, 2020-01-29

Novartis CEO plans gene therapy price 'far lower' than $4 million to $5 million range Novartis AG's top executive said on Wednesday it expects to price its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy “far lower” than the $4 million to $5 ...
23:48, 2019-05-22

With 150 million users, Brainly raises $30 million to expand its social learning platform in the U.S. Brainly, which claims 150 million monthly users globally, has raised $30 million to expand its P2P learning platform in the U.S. and elsewhere.Read M...
16:24, 2019-07-25

Sensor Tower: Dr. Mario World earns $1.4 million and 7.5 million downloads in first month Dr. Mario World, which came out on July 10, has made $1.4 million and earned 7.5 million downloads in its first month.Read More...
00:20, 2019-08-13

Mobcrush hits 84 million unique monthly users and pays out $5 million to streamers Mobcrush, a mobile livestreaming service, said its American audience has grown to more than 84 million unique viewers per month (UVPM) across its net...
16:08, 2019-09-17

Ivanka Trump wins pledge to train 1 million more workers, 9 million so far Ivanka Trump is on a roll in her campaign to win pledges from American companies to train workers for well-paying jobs....
15:12, 2019-05-17

DoorDash is giving away a million one-cent Big Macs and $1 million this week. Here's how to get in on the deal. Hollis Johnson DoorDash and McDonald's are giving away one million one-cent Big Macs this week, as well as a $1 million cash prize. The giveaway and ...
20:44, 2019-09-30

Capital One data breach hits about 6 million people in Canada, 100 million in U.S. Capital One said the breach affected the names, addresses, phone numbers and dates of birth of many millions of people....
01:56, 2019-07-30

Google has paid security researchers over $21 million for bug bounties, $6.5 million in 2019 alone Google has paid out over $21 million since launching its bug bounty program in November 2010. In 2019 alone, 461 security researchers received $6.5 m...
23:00, 2020-01-28

Sensor Tower — Call of Duty: Mobile hits $87 million and 172 million downloads in 2 months Call of Duty: Mobile has reaped nearly $87 million in global player spending and more than 172 million downloads in its first two months.Read More...
21:48, 2019-12-04

Twitter Q3 2019 revenue jumps 9% to $824 million, ‘monetizable daily users’ grow 17% to 145 million Twitter has reported Q3 2019 revenue of $824 million, up 9% on the same period last year, as ‘monetizable daily users’ grew 17% to 145 million.Read M...
13:44, 2019-10-24

Sensor Tower: Brawl Stars hits $275 million in revenue, 100 million installs in 6 months Brawl Stars has brought in $275 million in revenue and seen 100 million installs since its December 12 launch, mobile research firm Sensor Tower says...
21:36, 2019-06-14

Warface maker My.Games grows 2019 revenues 23% to $474 million and audience hits 605 million Warface publisher My.Games reported that its revenues for 2019 grew 23% to $474 million and its audience grew 26% to 605 million registered players.R...
19:48, 2020-02-26

Twitter Q2 2019 revenue jumps 18% YoY to $841 million, ‘monetizable daily users’ grow to 139 million Twitter has announced Q2 2019 revenues of $841 million — a year-on-year (YoY) increase of 18%, while mDAUs jumped to 139 million.Read More...
13:28, 2019-07-26

CBOE Holdings Reports July 2012 Trading Volume Of 87.2 Million Contracts; 4.15 Million ADV CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today reported that July 2012 trading volume for options on the Chicago Boar...
15:12, 2019-05-01

Pete Buttigieg raised $24.7 million in the final quarter, bringing his total 2019 haul to $76 million Getty Images/Joe Raedle South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg announced Wednesday that his campaign raked in $24.7 million in the final quarter. He raised ...
19:20, 2020-01-01

Ninja reportedly got paid between $20 million and $30 million by Microsoft to leave Amazon's Twitch streaming service YouTube/Tyler Blevins In August 2019, Tyler "Ninja" Blevins announced a precedent-setting deal to leave Amazon's Twitch streaming platform and exclus...
21:08, 2020-01-27

Sensor Tower — Call of Duty: Mobile hits $87 million and 172 million downloads in 2 months (updated) Call of Duty: Mobile has reaped nearly $87 million in global player spending and more than 172 million downloads in its first two months.Read More...
19:16, 2019-12-05

Oscars viewership hits record low with 23.6 million, down 6 million viewers The 92nd annual Academy Awards lost 6 million viewers from last year, hitting a new record low as ratings drop for most awards shows.   ...
21:32, 2020-02-10

Samsung sells 2 million 5G phones, predicts over 4 million by end of 2019 Growing demand for Samsung's 5G phones is leading to significant first-year milestones, even though the numbers are still well below 4G levels for no...
22:56, 2019-09-06

Fourteen million people watched the third debate, which is five million more than the average of CNN Fourteen million people watched the third debate, which is five million more than the average of CNN’s July debates. Additionally, a CNN poll this we...
21:08, 2019-09-13

CBOE SETS DAILY RECORDS FOR TOTAL VOLUME AND ETF VOLUME; CFE SETS TOTAL DAILY VOLUME RECORD CHICAGO, May 7, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that Thursday, May 6 was its most active trading day ever as a record...
15:56, 2019-05-01

Barcelona controversially signed a 28-year-old Danish forward for $19 million, and promptly slapped him with a $324 million release clause Reuters/David Klein FC Barcelona on Thursday completed one of the most unlikely signings of the European football season, buying Martin Braithwaite, ...
14:24, 2020-02-20

Inside one of San Francisco's iconic Painted Ladies homes that's a 'fixer-upper' and just sold for $3.55 million, well over its asking price of $2.75 million Katie Canales/Business Insider/Courtesy of Jeremy Rushton of Coldwell Banker One of San Francisco's iconic brightly-colored Painted Ladies Victorian ...
20:24, 2020-01-30

3 surprising money lessons I learned from Ashton Kutcher, the actor-investor who turned a $30 million fund into $250 million Actor and investor Ashton Kutcher's philosophy and insights about investing can apply to everyday folks' money situations. He says we shouldn't be af...
22:40, 2019-12-04

The crypto whiz kid who bailed on a $4.6 million lunch with Warren Buffett pledged $1 million to support Greta Thunberg Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images The crypto whiz kid who bailed on a $4.6 million lunch with Warren Buffett has pledged $1 million in support of...
16:56, 2019-12-19

T-Mobile CEO John Legere ditched his historic $17.5 million Manhattan penthouse and bought a $16.7 million mansion in Florida Google Maps T-Mobile CEO John Legere bought a $16.7 million mansion in Naples, Florida, in October. According to a December report from The Wall Stre...
15:04, 2019-12-14

Trump claims Ivanka has created 14 million jobs since he became president — more than double the 6 million added by the US economy in that time Screen Grab President Donald Trump claimed that his daughter, White House adviser and businesswoman Ivanka Trump, has created 14 million jobs since 2...
13:16, 2019-11-13

What to know about deep sleep During deep sleep, the body restores various functions, including energy and memory. There are several stages of sleep, and they are all important. L...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Here's how the Trump family spends their billions, from a $15 million beachfront estate in St. Martin to a $32 million fleet of private helicopters and airplanes Brendan McDermid/Reuters President Donald Trump became the third US president to be impeached on Wednesday. As of September 2019, President Donald Tr...
17:32, 2019-12-19

Multibillionaire Ken Griffin just dropped another $4 million on two more units in the same building were he shattered the US real-estate record with a $238 million purchase in January "Heidi Gutman/CNBC/NBCU via Getty; Larry Busacca/Getty; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider Billionaire hedge-fund manager Ken Griffin has been on a real-e...
17:52, 2019-10-11

California officials say a $10 million gender discrimination settlement by the 'League of Legends' creators isn't enough and calculated the game studio may owe $400 million Riot Games Riot Games, the company behind "League of Legends," agreed in August to pay $10 million to settle a class action lawsuit accusing the comp...
00:32, 2020-01-22

14 million people watched the third debate, which is five million more than the average of CNN’s Jul 14 million people watched the third debate, which is five million more than the average of CNN’s July debates. Additionally, a CNN poll this week sho...
20:36, 2019-09-13

Shepherd's Bush home with rock’n’roll roots: Westwick House ⁠— in the same starry street as The Who singer Roger Daltrey's childhood home ⁠— is for sale Daltrey's bandmates were also local lads, while other bands who can trace their roots back to W12 include Sex Pistols and The Libertines....
08:00, 2019-06-19

The founder of Reebok has slashed $52 million off the price of his mansion. Take a look inside the $38 million estate, which sits on 7 acres in a ritzy Boston suburb. Brian Snyder/Reuters; Douglas Elliman; Ruobing Su/Business Insider Reebok founder Paul Fireman has put his Boston mansion on the market for $38 milli...
17:44, 2019-10-22

A tech billionaire's $100 million Palo Alto home set the record for the most expensive Bay Area listing in a decade in 2018. Now it's taken a $50 million price cut. REX Real Estate The most expensive listed Bay Area home within the past decade was listed for sale for nearly $100 million in June 2018. It's since s...
00:04, 2019-10-17

Hear THX’s new Deep Note right here The THX Deep Note is changing and it can be heard here first. The iconic audio track has long proceeded movies certified by THX and features the now ...
17:08, 2019-08-21

The deep sea: Where poisons become nutrients Researchers recently explored hydrothermal vents in the Gulf of California, up to 4,000 meters deep. DW spoke with marine biologist Greg Rouse about ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Deep Fusion demo: before and after The latest iOS 13.2 software update is here and it brings one of the most anticipated new features to the iPhone 11 series: Deep Fusion.Deep Fusion i...
16:24, 2019-10-29

Deep Looking, With Vija Celmins A ravishing retrospective of art, both intimate and cosmic, is at the Met Breuer. Bring your nose close. Let it slow you down....
22:48, 2019-09-26

Inside the #TeamTrees movement started by YouTuber MrBeast, which has raised over $8 million in less than a week to plant trees — including $1 million from Elon Musk TeamTrees.org A lineup of more than 600 influencers joined with nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation to start a reforestation movement sparked by a Reddit ...
19:28, 2019-10-30

Charlie Sheen roots for ex Brooke Mueller as she seeks help: She's 'where she needs to be' "I hope she gets the help she needs," Charlie Sheen said of his ex wife, Brooke Mueller's choice to enter a trauma center.    &#...
20:08, 2019-08-09

Phil Knight, the billionaire cofounder of Nike, just listed his golf course retreat for $1.55 million, months after selling a neighboring parcel of land for $2 million. Here's a look inside. Courtesy of Desert Vintage Realty Nike founder Phil Knight just listed his La Quinta home for $1.55 million, according to the Los Angeles Times. He u...
21:36, 2019-10-04

The Beverly Hills estate that Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt spent 3 years renovating before their divorce just got a $4.5 million price cut. Here's a look inside the $44.5 million home. Hilton & Hyland The former Los Angeles home of Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt just got a $4.5 million price cut, bringing the asking price to $44.5 m...
15:08, 2019-10-31

Red Dead Redemption 2 sales hit 25 million, up 1 million since May Publisher Take-Two revealed today during its financial results for the first quarter that Red Dead Redemption 2's sales now sit at 25 million.Read Mo...
22:48, 2019-08-05

Apple releases iOS 13.2 with Deep Fusion Apple has released iOS 13.2 and iPadOS 13.2 for the iPhone and iPad. This update features the usual bug fixes and security improvements. But Apple is...
19:28, 2019-10-28

'Toy Story 4' Review: Once Again, With Joy and Deep Feeling Woody, Buzz and other familiar faces return—joined by new animated friends—in a story that deals with nothing less than the purpose of life....
05:08, 2019-06-21

iOS 13.2 public beta now available, so everyone can try Deep Fusion Just hours after the first beta for iOS 13.2 rolled out to developers, Apple has released the public beta software as well, which means that everyone...
22:48, 2019-10-02

Deep learning is about to get easier — and more widespread Some interesting breakthroughs have begun to emerge that could make AI accessible to many more businesses and organizations.Read More...
19:48, 2019-07-28

A Deep Look At The Design Of Tesla’s Cybertruck I just want to be clear, right off the bat, that I love weird automotive design. I’m also quite fond of simple, possibly even crude designs. I’m not ...
17:40, 2019-11-22

Dungeness Crabs and Other Delights From the Deep Essex Pearl, a fish market and restaurant in the Market Line food hall on the Lower East Side, carries the popular West Coast crab....
01:12, 2020-02-11

Moustakas goes deep twice, Brewers top Pirates 11-5 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Moustakas homered twice among his four hits and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-5 Thursday night. Yasmani...
06:44, 2019-05-31

How Sharks Glow to Each Other Deep in the Ocean Scientists have identified the molecular magic that makes the creatures into neon beacons....
17:36, 2019-08-08

Deep learning with point clouds If you’ve ever seen a self-driving car in the wild, you might wonder about that spinning cylinder on top of it. It’s a “lidar sensor,” and it’s what ...
21:28, 2019-10-21

Deep customization is the new default for apps If you take a look at the latest iOS update you will see a handful of new opportunities for users to tailor how their device looks and performs.Read ...
23:56, 2019-11-03

Understanding the impact of deep-sea mining Resting atop Thomas Peacock’s desk is an ordinary-looking brown rock. Roughly the size of a potato, it has been at the center of decades of debate. K...
06:20, 2019-12-06

New AI programming language goes beyond deep learning A team of MIT researchers is making it easier for novices to get their feet wet with artificial intelligence, while also helping experts advance the ...
17:04, 2019-06-26

‘Perfect’ Review: Beyond Skin Deep In Eddie Alcazar’s woozily incoherent sci-fi nightmare a troubled young man undergoes a gruesome transformation....
14:00, 2019-05-16

During deep sleep, the brain does housekeeping (Reuters Health) - During deep sleep, the brain may be tidying up the detritus that accumulates during a hard day of thinking, a recent study suggest...
18:08, 2019-11-07

Deep sleep may help treat anxiety New research 'establishes a causal connection between sleep and anxiety' and identifies the type of sleep needed to soothe an anxious mind....
20:04, 2019-11-06

Now Trump says ‘covfefe’ might have ‘deep meaning’ And down the stretch comes … Covfefe! A thoroughbred named after President Trump’s confounding neologism that stumped the internet came home a winner...
15:00, 2019-11-04

Ken Griffin is buying a Hamptons compound that could be worth up to $100 million. Here's a look at the hedge-fund exec's real estate, from a $238 million NYC penthouse to homes in Palm Beach and London. "Heidi Gutman/CNBC/NBCU via Getty; Larry Busacca/Getty; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider Billionaire hedge-fund manager Ken Griffin has been on a real-e...
16:24, 2020-02-25

The founder of the Discovery Channel is selling his 8,700-acre Colorado ranch for $279 million — complete with a hotel, fossilized dinosaur poop, and a vintage car collection worth $55 million LIV Sotheby's International Realty John Hendricks, the founder of Discovery Channel, listed his Colorado ranch for $149 million in 2017. He recently ...
23:52, 2019-10-03

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9. ...
16:04, 2019-09-13

'Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order' returned to the franchise's roots, and the result is an authentic 'Star Wars' experience fan will love EA/Respawn Entertainment Electronic Arts' "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" is a single-player game designed to invoke the same spirit of mythic adventu...
15:28, 2019-11-16

5 Disney+ deep cuts to watch on launch day In 5 To Watch, five writers from The A.V. Club look at the latest streaming TV arrivals, each making the case for a favored episode. Alternately, the...
13:20, 2019-11-12

Evans digs deep to claim four-set win over Mannarino "Dan Evans overcame apparent illness and a French fightback to earn his place in the second round of the US Open."...
22:28, 2019-08-26

Yelich goes deep twice, Brewers beat Phillies 11-3 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 17th and 18th homers to help Zach Davies and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philade...
22:52, 2019-05-16

BoJack Horseman Says A Lot Of Deep Stuff About Sobriety, But I Just Liked This One Cat The final episodes of Netflix’s animated show BoJack Horseman came out last week, ending the story of an alcoholic has-been actor who’s also, inexpli...
00:28, 2020-02-07

So Much For the Deep State Plot Against Donald Trump Inspector general Michael Horowitz's report shows that the FBI's investigation of ties between Russia and the Trump campaign was both justified and w...
23:52, 2019-12-09

The deep insecurity of Monday Night Football Coming back from commercial late in the second half of Week 7’s Patriots-Jets contest, ABC showed a clip of four beatboxers performing the Monday Nig...
18:16, 2019-10-25

Romania’s Springs Tap a Region’s Deep History In the mountains of Transylvania, residents hoped visitors would flock to spas and resorts to bathe and heal in the cold, clear waters. The dream has...
16:28, 2019-12-12

'Jellyfish' star found in deep space The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a "jellyfish"-like star deep in space, located in the Orion constellation....
16:28, 2019-08-19

OCD: Deep magnetic stimulation may help where other therapies fail A new trial found that deep transcranial magnetic stimulation may help ease cases of obsessive-compulsive disorder that do not respond to other treat...
03:08, 2019-09-10

This week in Savage Love: Deep cucks I am a bi, white, married man—35 years old and living in a big Midwestern city. I’d like to know what’s going on in my psyche—from a sex-research per...
09:08, 2019-07-17

A Reporter’s Dive Into the Legal Deep of Psychotherapy The therapist-patient relationship seemed like a place for re-examination in the age of #MeToo....
12:36, 2020-01-05

Paris digs deep to green up, cool down Forests are shrinking around the world, but Europe is bucking the trend, with France at the heart of this reblooming effort. A new €72-million projec...
10:56, 2019-08-05

Common goes deep on personal new album: ‘It really shook me’ As an actor, Common has appeared alongside everyone from Denzel Washington (“American Gangster”) to Keanu Reeves (“John Wick: Chapt...
03:12, 2019-08-30

‘Heartbeat’ laws could ban most abortions across Deep South If a new Mississippi law survives a court challenge, it will be nearly impossible for most pregnant women to get an abortion there. Or, potentially, ...
18:12, 2019-05-11

The race to the deep – Science Weekly podcast Sixty years ago, explorers first descended the 11,000 metres to the Challenger Deep of the Mariana Trench, the deepest known point in the ocean. In t...
06:20, 2020-01-31

Come for the Deep-Sea Selfies. Stay to Learn About Sustainability. “Ocean Cube,” an exhibition of five Instagramable dreamlike rooms, offers commentary on pollution....
15:44, 2019-06-04

Go Deep Into Moncler and Alyx's Next-Level Collab Designer Matthew Williams breaks down the techiest details from his 6 Moncler 1017 Alyx 9SM collection....
20:24, 2020-01-16

Kanye West and GQ's Jim Moore Go Deep on Fashion To celebrate Moore's new book, the two fashion legends sat down in Chicago for a long, intimate talk about their careers....
17:36, 2019-10-29

Take a Deep Dive Into the World of David Hockney The artistic output of David Hockney, the 81-year-old British artist, gets a full appreciation in a newly restored film, a recent novel and a coming ...
02:48, 2019-06-24

A Deep-Sea Magma Monster Gets a Body Scan Scientists set sail on a perilous expedition to create the first internal 3D images of Axial Seamount, an underwater volcano deep in the Pacific Ocea...
09:12, 2019-12-03

Temperatures already setting records in the Deep South SAVANNAH, Ga. — The unofficial start of summer feels more like its blistering peak in parts of the Deep South, where temperatures at or near 100 degr...
20:36, 2019-05-27

A shark was swallowed whole during a rarely seen deep-sea feast The NOAA Ocean Exploration and Research team recorded a school of sharks off the coast of South Carolina feasting upon a dead swordfish about 1,476 f...
08:00, 2019-07-10

The Amelia Earhart Mystery Stays Down in the Deep Robert Ballard’s expedition to a remote island in the South Pacific found no evidence of the vanished aviator’s plane. But the explorer and his crew ...
13:08, 2019-10-14

Todd Frazier Upset He Hit Home Run Instead Of Deep Fly-Out The Mets have been having an off day in the sense that they’re actually on the winning side of an embarrassing rout for once. Of course, such breaks ...
22:56, 2019-06-22

Electric car future may depend on deep sea mining Demand is soaring for the metal cobalt, an essential ingredient in batteries and abundant on the seabed....
13:20, 2019-11-13

Khamenei says "deep" conspiracy behind Iran unrest Thousands of people were arrested after deadly riots in Iran, according to one lawmaker. The government claims some of the detainees received "CIA-fu...
21:36, 2019-11-27

Mrs. Fletcher digs deep into desire and sexuality In HBO’s new series Mrs. Fletcher—based on the novel of the same name by Tom Perrotta, who also pens the pilot and finale—Kathryn Hahn plays Eve Flet...
17:40, 2019-10-25

'Snowpiercer' Trains an Eye on TV—and Its Genre DNA Runs Deep Under the watch of the creator of 'Orphan Black,' the post-apocalyptic thrill-ride folds in elements of 'Westworld,' 'The Leftovers,' and more....
13:28, 2019-07-21

Hubble spots 'dynamic duo' in deep space NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a pair of galaxies, collectively known as Arp 293, having come so close together that they share cosmic mat...
19:52, 2019-12-03

Mets in deep trouble after bats disappear CINCINNATI — The thunder from the Mets’ bats, which shook Great American Ball Park a night earlier, turned to a whimper Saturday. Three hits usually ...
01:52, 2019-09-22

Overstock CEO resigns after ‘deep state’ comments Patrick Byrne has resigned as the CEO of Overstock following comments he made about the “deep state,” and his relationship with Russian agent Maria B...
19:20, 2019-08-22

Deepfakes and deep media: A new security battleground As deepfakes become more sophisticated, it'll take equally sophisticated detectors to spot and remove them. Here's the work on the cutting edge.Read ...
02:12, 2020-02-12

Something is blasting out a mysterious signal from deep space Of all the mysteries of outer space, fast radio bursts (or FRBs for short) are some of the most interesting. These incredibly powerful signals are ca...
17:08, 2020-02-10

Trump confronts deep divides with G-7 leaders SAINT-JEAN-DE-LUZ, France (NBC News) – There were stark differences with climate change, North Korea, and tariffs among world leaders meeting h...
21:36, 2019-08-25

You can own a flag from the Apollo 11 mission, if your pockets are deep enough We’re now just one month away from the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission to the Moon, and owners of some seriously sought-afte...
06:44, 2019-06-21

Hong Kong plunges into deep recession 3.2% quarterly fall rivals the worst three-month slide during the 2008 financial crisis Hong Kong has plunged into deep recession after its economy w...
17:36, 2019-10-31