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City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales in NYC gains support

Sales of menthol-flavored cigarettes in the Big Apple could soon be going up in smoke. A Bronx councilman who sponsored legislation to ban the sale o...

City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales in NYC gains support

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City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales gains support Sales of menthol-flavored cigarettes in the Big Apple could soon be going up in smoke. A Bronx councilman who sponsored legislation to ban the sale o...
16:52, 2019-09-13

San Francisco could be first US city to ban e-cigarette sales City supervisors consider move in fight against youth vaping, as FDA investigates its health effectsSan Francisco supervisors are considering whether...
23:24, 2019-06-18

San Francisco weighs 1st US city ban on e-cigarette sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors are considering whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sal...
07:28, 2019-06-18

San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales, becoming the first US city to do so San Francisco on Tuesday became the first city in the country to ban e-cigarettes after city officials voted in favor of an ordinance that prohibits ...
01:04, 2019-06-26

San Francisco to become first major U.S. city to ban e-cigarette sales San Francisco will become the first major city in the United States to ban the sale of e-cigarettes as officials look to control the rapid uptick in ...
00:08, 2019-06-26

Study: Menthol cigarette smokers have harder time quitting Menthol cigarettes have been disproportionated marketed to black communities for decades, and the effects of that promotion had a lingering effect, n...
21:20, 2019-06-17

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound - study A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in mint and menthol f...
23:36, 2019-09-16

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound: study (Reuters Health) - A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in...
19:16, 2019-09-16

Seagull wars: councils spending millions in effort to banish birds Plastic owls, birds of prey and swapping eggs for dummy eggs among methods being usedIt’s not just your chips that are threatened by seagulls at the ...
20:32, 2019-05-20

The Latest: San Francisco closer to ban on e-cigarette sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on San Francisco’s effort to ban sales of electronic cigarettes in the city (all times local): 3:10 p.m. San Fr...
00:32, 2019-06-19

Tobacco stocks tumble as cigarette sales decline Tobacco stocks slid Tuesday after new Nielsen data showed cigarette sales volumes declined 11.2% in the past month, according to Nielsen....
22:28, 2019-05-28

Juul, the San Francisco e-cigarette startup that city officials want to kick out, is trying to buy a 29-floor office tower in the heart of the city Getty E-cigarette startup Juul Labs is reportedly in talks to purchase a 29-floor building in downtown San Francisco as it struggles to house a rapi...
03:00, 2019-05-02

Walmart bans cigarette sales to anyone under 21 years of age starting in July BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart bans cigarette sales to anyone under 21 years of age starting in July....
19:04, 2019-05-08

Juul loses home turf as San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales San Francisco will become the first major city in the United States to ban the sale of e-cigarettes as officials look to control the rapid uptick in ...
01:04, 2019-06-26

New York Gov. Cuomo Pushes Health Officials to Ban Flavored E-Cigarette Sales in the State (NEW YORK) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young peop...
21:00, 2019-09-15

Altria shares slide as cigarette sales decline accelerates, concerns over Juul investment Altria, which sells Marlboro cigarettes, beat Wall Street's revenue expectations but fell short of adjusted earnings expectations. The company e...
17:20, 2019-07-30

Altria shares drop after mixed quarterly results; says cigarette sales decline is acclerating Altria, which sells Marlboro cigarettes, beat Wall Street's revenue expectations but fell short of adjusted earnings expectations. The company e...
16:00, 2019-07-30

House Dem impeachment support gains new momentum Public support among House Democrats for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump is growing despite Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s attempts to...
01:16, 2019-07-19

Altria shares slide amid accelerating decline in cigarette sales and concerns over Juul investment Altria, which sells Marlboro cigarettes, beat Wall Street's revenue expectations but fell short of adjusted earnings expectations....
17:52, 2019-07-30

Altria invests $372 million in Swiss tobacco company Burger Sohne as cigarette sales fall Altria will invest $372 million to sell On, an oral-derived nicotine pouch brand, adding another nicotine product to its growing portfolio....
11:28, 2019-06-04

Salesforce Essentials gains new social media integrations and phone support Salesforce Essentials is gaining new tools designed to give companies more "personalized ways" to interact with customers.Read More...
15:24, 2019-07-24

Caavo’s Control Center gains support for Sonos speakers and Nest Cam Caavo's Control Center set-top box, which unifies disparate streaming devices, now supports Sonos speakers and Google's Nest Camera lineup.Read More...
16:00, 2019-08-22

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Jeremy Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
12:32, 2019-09-06

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
03:16, 2019-09-06

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Jeremy Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
10:20, 2019-09-06

Florida city to pay $600G in ransom to hackers in effort to save records A Florida city council voted to pay hackers almost $600,000 in ransom after they took over its computer system weeks ago....
22:12, 2019-06-20

Third e-cigarette death prompts CDC warning on e-cigarette use A third person has died after using an e-cigarette product. The death of an unidentified person with a history of vaping resulted from a severe lung ...
21:20, 2019-09-06

Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right BERLIN (AP) — Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right....
18:20, 2019-05-26

San Francisco may become first US city to ban sales of e-cigarettes San Francisco is inching closer to becoming the first city in America to ban the sales of electronic cigarettes....
22:20, 2019-06-18

Beverly Hills becomes 1st U.S. city to ban most tobacco sales The ban covers sales at gas stations and pharmacies as well as convenience and grocery stores. However, it exempts hotels and three plush cigar loung...
18:12, 2019-06-05

Voters approve alcohol sales in western Kentucky city MARION, Ky. (AP) — Voters in a western Kentucky city have opted to allow alcohol sales. WPSD-TV reports 680 residents cast ballots in...
17:56, 2019-05-22

Councils should be able to issue fines for traffic offences, say MPs News 22 May, 2019 Transport Committee says police are too stretched to enforce moving traffic offences, so councils should be allowed t...
15:08, 2019-05-22

Sugary drink sales in Philadelphia fall 38% after city adopted soda tax, study finds Sales of sugary drinks dropped 38% in Philadelphia after the city implemented a soda tax, partially offset by people buying more sweet beverages in n...
18:24, 2019-05-14

Roads could be taken from councils that block Mayor's safety measures Councils that block attempts to cut road deaths and injuries in London could have key roads taken out of their control, the Standard can reveal....
11:40, 2019-07-22

Private firms issue 86% of councils' 250,000 fines for dropping litter Rise in number of local authorities using companies to police streets for littering The number of litter fines issued by councils has almost quadrupl...
07:56, 2019-08-17

Hard on Mister Softee: London councils ban ice cream vans Concerns over air pollution, traffic congestion, targeting of schools and illegal trading have led to a crackdown in parts of the capital Ice cream v...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Fredericton releases new municipal plan on how to support the city’s growing population Officials expect Fredericton will have a significant population growth in the next two decades....
00:16, 2019-07-09

Part-worn tyres putting motorists’ lives at risk, councils warn News 18 May, 2019 Nearly half of part-worn tyres being sold in some areas are illegal, putting drivers’ lives at risk, councils have wa...
02:08, 2019-05-18

'Alarm bells' over private equity foster care firms, councils warn Councils are concerned about what might happen if a run-for-profit foster care firm collapses....
10:00, 2019-08-27

De Blasio seeks City Council support for Carranza amid racial divide Mayor Bill de Blasio’s staffers scrambled this week to drum up support for his embattled Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza in response to several B...
03:28, 2019-06-19

Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets....
16:44, 2019-06-25

New car sales 2019: market falls 4.1 per cent in April as PHEV sales drop by a third News 7 May, 2019 Plug-in hybrids sales fall dramatically following government grant cut; private sales down 10.3 per cent...
12:16, 2019-05-07

Red Matter’s Oculus Quest sales eclipse its Rift sales in just 1 week Red Matter has sold better in 1 week on Oculus Quest than it has in more than 15 months on the Rift, developer Vertical Robot said.Read More...
06:52, 2019-08-25

US existing home sales increased 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates, but sales still weaker than a year ago WASHINGTON (AP) — US existing home sales increased 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates, but sales still weaker than a year ago....
16:08, 2019-06-21

How to boost the health of your sales org by hyping up your sales team (VB Live) The quality of your sales force has a direct, accumulating, impact on your business. Learn how SMBs build and grow world-class sales organizations.Re...
21:56, 2019-09-12

US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline WASHINGTON (AP) — US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline....
16:16, 2019-05-23

New car sales 2019: market down 4.1% in July but EV sales triple News 5 Aug, 2019 Electric car sales up 158.1 per cent in July but still only make up 1.4 per cent of the market...
14:28, 2019-08-05

The New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette pa...
17:44, 2019-08-15

Man who finished cigarette during bar stick-up says he’d do it again The St. Louis man who calmly lit a cigarette and refused to hand over his cellphone when a robber stuck up a bar — a tough-guy moment that went...
08:12, 2019-08-31

The F.D.A.’s New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette pa...
21:20, 2019-08-15

Third e-cigarette death prompts CDC warning A third person has died after using an e-cigarette product. The death of an unidentified person with a history of vaping resulted from a severe lung ...
00:56, 2019-09-07

FDA unveils new guidelines for e-cigarette makers The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday carved out new recommendations for makers of e-cigarettes, or vapes, including guidelines on how to ...
16:48, 2019-06-11

FDA: 35 seizures linked to e-cigarette use in last decade Between 2010 and 2019, the FDA says it has received reports from 35 of people, mostly teens and young adults, having seizures after vaping, though it...
15:56, 2019-04-09

Man ‘with no f–ks left’ lights up cigarette during armed robbery A St. Louis man who’s obviously seen a few things was caught on camera looking completely unphased as an armed thief held up the bar he was dri...
06:00, 2019-08-30

E-Cigarette Exploded in a Teenager’s Mouth, Damaging His Jaw A Nevada youth’s jaw was badly injured while vaping. Doctors suspect a faulty battery caused an explosion....
23:32, 2019-06-19

JUUL e-cigarette maker sees its valuation top $38B Despite criticisms that it’s helping promote an “epidemic” in teen vaping, e-cigarette maker Juul continues to attract new investors, The Post has le...
04:32, 2019-05-18

CDC investigates lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reporte...
22:08, 2019-08-18

CDC probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use ...
04:04, 2019-08-19

PCSD searching for serial cigarette thieves TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department needs help in identifying thieves who have stolen more than $3000 worth of cigarettes. In Janua...
06:48, 2019-05-04

New concerns after e-cigarette explosion breaks 17-year-old’s jaw _____ A 17-year-old was using an e-cigarette when it suddenly blew up in his face. The force of the blow was so powerful that it broke his jaw bone. ...
21:08, 2019-06-23

More U.S. teens exposed to secondhand e-cigarette vapor (Reuters Health) - Exposure to secondhand chemicals emitted from e-cigarettes is on the rise among middle- and high-school students, a new study sugg...
23:40, 2019-08-28

E-cigarette vapors, even without nicotine, may harm lungs New research in mice finds that even nicotine free vaping may harm lung function by causing an abnormal buildup of lipids and harming immune cells....
00:20, 2019-09-14

Pleasant smells may curb cigarette cravings (Reuters Health) - Smokers may find cigarettes easier to resist when they smell things they enjoy like peppermint or chocolate, a small study suggest...
19:20, 2019-04-17

E-cigarette explodes in teen’s mouth, blasts hole in his jaw Kailani Burton thought she was helping her teen son kick his addiction to cigarettes when she bought him a vaporizer. But the Burton family learned t...
17:20, 2019-06-20

E-cigarette use, flavors may increase cardiovascular disease risk E-cigarettes are largely considered safer than traditional cigarettes, but a new study suggests use of the devices -- as well as the flavors, regardl...
17:20, 2019-05-28

French man stunned to see photo of his amputated leg on cigarette warning A man was left stunned after a photo of his amputated leg was used on cigarette packets without his consent....
18:40, 2019-07-18

Juul never intended electronic cigarette for teens: co-founder Co-founder James Monsees testified that Juul developed its blockbuster vaping device and flavor pods for adult smokers who want to stop...
02:56, 2019-07-26

E-cigarette maker Juul's valuation 'coming down sharply' The value of e-cigarette maker Juul in the private market is "coming down sharply," people familiar with the matter tell CNBC's David Faber....
17:12, 2019-09-13

FDA proposes health warnings images for cigarette packs, ads A new rule proposed by the FDA would require images to cover the top half of the front and back of a cigarette pack, as well as cover the top 20 perc...
22:48, 2019-08-15

Teen cigarette smoking declining more slowly in rural U.S. (Reuters Health) - - The odds of smoking for U.S. adolescents are 50 percent higher in rural areas than in urban areas, even as rates of teen smoking...
17:44, 2019-04-11

A pilot had to divert a red-eye flight because a passenger tried -- twice -- to light a cigarette An Alaska Airlines flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia was forced to divert, all thanks to a belligerent passenger who tried twice to light up ...
11:40, 2019-04-11

FDA proposes new requirement for graphic labels on cigarette packs The Food and Drug Administration proposed a rule Thursday morning to require cigarette packages to include realistic images showing the health conseq...
17:28, 2019-08-15

Indonesia to raise cigarette prices by more than a third at start of 2020 Indonesia will raise the minimum price of cigarettes by more than a third from January next year, a finance ministry spokesman said on Friday, as par...
14:00, 2019-09-13

U.S. FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesse...
18:56, 2019-08-15

Cigarette smoke increases superbug's antibiotic resistance Scientists have exposed bacterial strains to cigarette smoke in the laboratory and found that the smoke increased the bacteria's resistance to antibi...
02:48, 2019-08-02

Bird feeding chick cigarette end captured in picture A US photographer captures a black skimmer bird feeding its chick a cigarette filter in Florida....
15:32, 2019-07-02

FDA proposes new graphic warnings to display on cigarette packs Congress instructed the FDA to require graphic warnings on cigarettes as part of the 2009 Tobacco Control Act. The tobacco industry successfully foug...
17:52, 2019-08-15

FTC probes marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul: WSJ The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul Labs inc, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursda...
19:12, 2019-08-29

Feds rip Juul for claiming its e-cigarette is safer than smoking WASHINGTON — Federal health authorities on Monday blasted vaping giant Juul for illegally pitching its electronic cigarettes as a safer alternative t...
19:56, 2019-09-09

FDA Approves a Cigarette Alternative That Heats Tobacco Without Burning It (WASHINGTON) — U.S. health officials will allow Philip Morris International to sell a cigarette alternative that heats tobacco without burning ...
00:32, 2019-05-01

Daily E-Cigarette Use Can Help Smokers Quit, According to One of the Most Comprehensive Studies Yet E-cigarettes have long been pitched as a healthier alternative to cigarettes, and one that could help smokers kick the habit by delivering nicotine w...
20:28, 2019-07-24

NC becomes first state to sue e-cigarette maker Juul over targeting teens North Carolina’s attorney general is asking a state judge to bar popular e-cigarette maker Juul Labs from selling to minors and force it to end slick...
19:24, 2019-05-16

Regulating e-cigarette flavours may prompt some people to smoke more The results of a survey suggest that regulating the flavours and nicotine levels of e-cigarettes could prompt some younger people to increase their t...
15:20, 2019-07-15

FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesse...
01:12, 2019-08-16

Beer and cigarette makers join the pot lobbying parade Pot may be illegal at the federal level but corporate giants and K Street are preparing for the push to legalize....
12:00, 2019-05-02

Wozniacki gains revenge over Kudermetova "Caroline Wozniacki booked her third-round spot at Wimbledon with a 7-6, 6-3 win over Viktoria Kudermetova."...
20:56, 2019-07-03

Volkswagen ID R gains new look for Chinese record bid Volkswagen ID R 671bhp Pikes Peak and Nurburgring record-breaker will tackle 99-turn Tianmen Shan Big Gate Road Volkswagen has unveiled a new look...
14:44, 2019-08-09

Nevada teen suffers a shattered jaw after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth NBC — A Nevada teen had to go to the emergency room after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth. The incident happened in March of last year, bu...
05:32, 2019-06-21

FDA faces deadline on adding graphic labels to cigarette packs Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:24, 2019-08-14

U.S. FDA warns flavored e-cigarette makers over social media posts The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission on Friday issued warning letters to four flavored e-liquid product makers, ste...
18:32, 2019-06-07

Burning cigarette may have caused Notre Dame fire: prosecutors A smoldering cigarette or an electrical malfunction could be what sparked the massive Notre Dame Cathedral fire, Paris prosecutors said on Wednesday...
22:36, 2019-06-26

North Carolina sues e-cigarette maker JUUL over marketing RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s attorney general has filed a lawsuit against a popular e-cigarette maker, asking a court to limit what fl...
21:40, 2019-05-15

E-cigarette users warn Trump that the real culprit is THC vaping Many e-cigarette users are outraged at President Trump for proposing to ban flavored vaping liquids, saying he failed to address the real culprit for...
13:32, 2019-09-17

State sues e-cigarette maker, says it targets youth market BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is suing a national retailer of electronic cigarette and vaping products. Attorney General Maura Healey announced Thursda...
22:28, 2019-05-30

Watch a man brazenly light a cigarette at gunpoint during an armed robbery If you think you’re cool under pressure, you’ve got absolutely nothing on a St. Louis man who — in a scene that could have easily b...
23:04, 2019-08-31

Southern Arizona students testing out e-cigarette prevention program TUCSON-  A new test program based out of the University of Arizona is working to educate pre-teens about the dangers of vaping and addiction. The pil...
08:16, 2019-09-17

Investors grill Altria CEO over $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul Altria shareholders grilled CEO Howard Willard on his $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul at the company's annual shareholder meeting Th...
17:36, 2019-05-16

FTC probes marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul: source The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc sending shares of tobacco stocks down, a per...
22:08, 2019-08-29

E-cigarette firms probed over health concerns by U.S. House panel Four dominant e-cigarette manufacturers face a probe into the health impacts of their products, as the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asked...
01:00, 2019-08-22

Study suggests e-cigarette flavorings may pose heart risk WASHINGTON (AP) — E-cigarettes aren’t considered as risky as regular cigarettes, but new research finds a clue that their flavorings may be bad...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Teens made up most of e-cigarette maker Juul's Twitter following - study (Reuters Health) - Almost half of the people who followed Juul Labs Inc on Twitter last year were not old enough to legally purchase e-cigarettes in ...
19:16, 2019-05-20

AT $7,900, Would You Give This 2013 Fiat 500 an E for Effort? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Fiat 500e has the dubious distinction of representing a model with the highest depreciation of any electric car sold...
14:12, 2019-07-19

FTC effort cracks down on more than 1B ‘loathed’ robocalls CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission cracking down on illegal robocalls, including dozens of actions against domestic operations responsible f...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Inside the Effort to Fix the Troubled Boeing 737 MAX An exclusive look inside a Boeing flight simulator with two American Airlines pilots trying to help correct the software flaw that likely led to two ...
00:40, 2019-06-06

Romney says Trump was right to not cut capital gains taxes Mitt Romney is offering rare praise for President Donald Trump, hailing his decision not to index capital gains taxes to inflation as the right choic...
20:24, 2019-09-13

Job gains reported for August should be taken with a pillar of salt On Friday we will get the latest look at the nation’s employment situation. The consensus of the “experts” is that 170,000 jobs were created in Augus...
04:28, 2019-09-05

Markets Right Now: US stocks rise following gains in Europe NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street following big g...
15:52, 2019-06-18

The Latest: Strong US job gains of 263,000 cuts rate to 3.6% WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the April jobs report (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Hiring jumped in April as U.S. employers added 263,000 jobs, a str...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Local German election a test for far-right gains The populist AfD party may soon win its first mayoral post nationwide. Voting in the small, once-grand Görlitz is seen as a bellwether for how well t...
19:28, 2019-06-14

Hurricane Dorian gains might as it takes aim at Florida Hurricane Dorian churned in the Atlantic, picking up speed early on Thursday, fueled by warm waters as it took aim at the U.S. coast and threatened t...
11:40, 2019-08-29

Europe at crossroads as far right makes big gains in vote BRUSSELS (AP) — The traditional centrist leaders of Europe have been assailed from the nationalist, anti-immigration far-right and the environmental ...
06:12, 2019-05-27

Williams must "keep perspective" over rapid gains with 2019 F1 car Williams's extra diligence with its Formula 1 car development is already paying dividends but it will not get carried away by gains it makes over the...
10:44, 2019-08-25

Liftoff: Android is making gains on iOS in gaming Games played on Apple devices saw a steep decline in engagement compared to Android during the year ended May 31, according to Liftoff and AppsFlyer....
18:24, 2019-08-27

Fed says economic gains tempered by trade worries WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve says most areas of the country saw a slight improvement in economic activity in the spring, but those gains wer...
20:24, 2019-06-05

With “Eve,” Rapsody gains traction in the best rapper debate The debate over who reigns supreme as the greatest rapper of the moment is never-ending and never settled...
22:44, 2019-09-11

Euro gains in global use, but US dollar still the boss FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank says the euro has gained ground on the dollar as a global currency used for government reserves, ...
11:28, 2019-06-13

FDA tells four firms to stop selling flavored e-cigarette, hookah products The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has told four companies to remove 44 of their flavored e-liquid and hookah tobacco products that do not have th...
17:04, 2019-08-08

U.S. lawmakers grill e-cigarette maker Juul over efforts targeted at schoolchildren E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc funded a "holistic health education" camp as part of efforts to market directly to school-aged children, members of a...
09:28, 2019-07-26

Cigarette packages would feature color images, new health warnings under FDA proposal The move would mark the first revisal since the Surgeon General’s warning was introduced to cigarette packaging and advertisements in 1984....
21:04, 2019-08-15

Amber Heard denies burning Johnny Depp with cigarette during fight Amber Heard's attorneys slammed allegations that she put out a lit cigarette on ex-husband Johnny Depp during a fight....
19:00, 2019-07-29

Heartbreaking Pics Show Bird Feeding Cigarette To Baby Chick A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt. The heartbreaking scene was clicked by Largo resident Karen ...
14:44, 2019-06-28

US federal judge orders FDA to implement 10-month deadline for e-cigarette applications The move ramps up pressure on companies like Juul Labs whose products have come under intense scrutiny for their popularity among teenagers....
00:12, 2019-07-13

Indonesia finance minister defends plan to raise cigarette prices Indonesia's finance minister defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after s...
16:36, 2019-09-16

Bird seen feeding cigarette to chick is a wake-up call: ‘People just don’t care’ When Karen Mason went to St. Pete Beach in Florida last week, she had planned to spend a quiet evening protecting nesting birds on the shore, somethi...
23:08, 2019-06-28

Cigarette butts in soil hamper plant growth, study suggests A study suggests the butts make up the most pervasive form of plastic pollution on the planet....
12:28, 2019-07-19

Daily on Healthcare: Vape shops push back at flavored e-cigarette ban Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:24, 2019-09-17

U.S. health officials warn Juul over claims e-cigarette safer than smoking E-cigarettes have been on the U.S. market for more than a decade, but the FDA didn't gain the authority to regulate them until 2016....
21:40, 2019-09-09

Shocking moment toddler smokes cigarette as adult laughs behind camera A YOUNG boy has been filmed smoking a cigarette as an adult simply laughs, in a shocking video....
14:04, 2019-07-08

Bird in Florida spotted feeding baby chick cigarette butt A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt, prompting one woman to remind beachgoers this summer to clea...
18:04, 2019-06-28

E-cigarette maker's role in teen vaping epidemic under Hill scrutiny Warren discloses details on plan to cancel student loan debt — Conservative group cheers as Trump threatens university funding...
17:16, 2019-07-24

Trump: Obama ‘had to know’ about effort to stop me from becoming president President Trump said his predecessor Barack Obama had to “know about” efforts to ensure he wouldn’t win the presidency. “Ther...
20:36, 2019-06-16

Trump launches effort against fentanyl trafficking The Trump administration Wednesday launched a new effort to crack down on deadly trafficking of fentanyl into the United States by seeking help from ...
03:20, 2019-08-22

Trump impeachment effort once again rejected in House The Democratic-led House of Representatives once again rejected articles of impeachment against President Trump on Wednesday. The House voted to tabl...
00:12, 2019-07-18

The Warriors’ last-ditch effort to keep Kevin Durant This isn’t the full-court press that resulted in the Hamptons Five, but the Golden State Warriors will do what they can to try to keep Kevin Du...
15:52, 2019-06-30

Raptors rout of Sixers a team effort When Fred VanVleet threw up a three-point attempt late in the first quarter on Tuesday, it was as the nearly 20,000 fans at Scotiabank Arena were col...
18:20, 2019-05-08

UK's top doctor calls for global health effort Countries must work together to tackle global health risks, the outgoing UK Chief Medical Officer has warned....
03:00, 2019-07-22

In an effort to find more players, Evolve is now free After struggling for over a year to make Evolve work as a traditional, paid title, the developers at Turtle Rock are making a radical shift to a free...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Minimal effort for maximum glowing effect A rub here and a touch of colour there et voila… the natural beauty look. Plus, eyebrow gloss and healthy scalpsThis pared-down but polished look, as...
07:40, 2019-07-07

UN probes corruption in its own agencies in Yemen aid effort CAIRO — The United Nations investigators assembled in the departure hall of Sanaa’s airport were preparing to leave with precious evidence: laptops a...
23:52, 2019-08-05

2 top Dem senators give boost to impeachment effort Patty Murray doesn’t typically make waves. But the low-key senator’s endorsement of an impeachment inquiry is doing exactly that in the Senate Democr...
01:24, 2019-07-30

Facebook Said to Be in Talks With Publishers on News Effort The social network is pitching an initiative to license articles from some of the largest American news publishers for its mobile app, according to p...
05:44, 2019-08-09

Johnson: I will silence the 'keyboard warriors' with NASCAR gains Jimmie Johnson says he is determined to silence his critics by improving his NASCAR Cup Series form regardless of whether he makes it into the 2019 c...
15:04, 2019-09-01

Far-right party makes gains in Germany state elections Voters in Saxony, a region of around 4.1 million people bordering Poland and the Czech Republic, and neighbouring Brandenburg, which has 2.5 million ...
01:20, 2019-09-02

Red Bull car gains led to Verstappen’s Honda F1 engine lag issue Max Verstappen's faster application of the throttle on his Red Bull Formula 1 car is the suspected cause of his turbo lag issue during the British Gr...
12:16, 2019-07-17

Culture under scrutiny: What AfD gains at the polls imply for the arts Populism is having its moment around the world — to the chagrin of many artists. The shake-up of the political landscape in Saxony and Brandenburg is...
00:52, 2019-09-02

U.N. wants more urgency in AIDS fight as gains and funding fade The global fight against AIDS is stalling due to lower investment, marginalized communities missing vital health services, and new HIV infections ris...
11:16, 2019-07-16

Far-right AfD makes big gains but fails to topple mainstream parties Exit polls put party second in German state elections in Saxony and BrandenburgThe anti-immigration Alternative für Deutschland party made strong gai...
19:44, 2019-09-01

Saudi Arabia: Pop music gains a political conscience International pop music is hugely popular in the Gulf monarchy. But should international stars shun the country because of its poor record on human r...
16:40, 2019-07-21

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for hit Hurricane Dorian gained strength as it crept closer to Florida's coast on Friday, raising the risk that parts of the U.S. state will be hit by strong...
17:20, 2019-08-30

Volvo S60 gains 385bhp plug-in hybrid option in UK Executive saloon is now available in PHEV form, while prices have been increased at the bottom of the line-up Volvo has extended its S60 line-up in ...
16:04, 2019-08-21

Dacia Duster gains new 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine News 15 Aug, 2019 The Dacia Duster gains a new, more efficient entry-level TCe 100 engine, set to replace larger outgoing 1.6-litre pet...
18:16, 2019-08-15

Ricciardo: Renault yet to find "big" chassis gains with 2019 F1 car Daniel Ricciardo says his Renault Formula 1 team has yet to find "big" improvements with its chassis in 2019 compared to the progress it has made wit...
12:24, 2019-07-31

Murata gains revenge on Brant in devastating fashion Hard-hitting Japanese star Ryota Murata won back his WBA middleweight title with a two-round demolition of rival Rob Brant The post Murata gains reve...
13:24, 2019-07-15

The first PS5 benchmark might’ve just leaked, showing monster performance gains over PS4 Sony’s PlayStation 5 console will hit stores during next year’s holiday shopping season, but we already know a few things about the conso...
18:00, 2019-06-26

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as it hurtles towards US mainland Hurricane Dorian has been gaining strengthen as it hurtles towards US mainland after sparking blackouts and flooding across the Virgin Islands....
08:16, 2019-08-29

Hamilton: Mercedes needs "drastic" F1 straightline gains for Monza Lewis Hamilton believes his Mercedes Formula 1 team needs "drastic improvements" in straightline speed to compete with Ferrari at this weekend's Ital...
14:36, 2019-09-04

New Aston Martin Vantage AMR gains seven-speed manual Aston Martin’s Vantage AMR will cost from £149,995 Limited-run special edition ditches automatic for dog-leg shift manual 'box in a bid to be more...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Yes, Trump can use executive authority on capital gains indexing As expected, Congress’ summer break didn’t mean a letup in the never-ending debate about capital gains indexing — whether or not President Trump shou...
14:08, 2019-09-12

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as it hurtles towards Florida Hurricane Dorian has been gaining strengthen as it hurtles towards US mainland after sparking blackouts and flooding across the Virgin Islands....
10:52, 2019-08-29

Weed supporters are celebrating this 420 as legalization gains momentum Marijuana is now legal in 10 states and Washington, D.C. A handful of states are actively considering allowing adult recreational use....
19:48, 2019-04-20

Far-right gains in Spanish polls are not Franco nostalgia: Analyst Spain will have another a left-wing minority government following its elections, analyst Salvador Llaudes tells DW. But it will not be unstable, he f...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Markets Right Now: Stocks extend gains, led by tech shares NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are extending gains to a second day Wednesday, le...
16:36, 2019-06-05

Women Make Gains in Indie Films, Study Says They’re directing, writing and producing independently made movies at record levels. They are also hiring more women....
14:28, 2019-06-18

Video: The importance of Honda's unseen F1 gains for Red Bull The Red Bull-Honda package has yet to win a race in the 2019 Formula 1 season, although Max Verstappen's drives have put it in the ballpark...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Markets Right Now: Banks lead early gains for US stocks NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Banks were leading stocks higher in early trading on Wal...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise, building on recent gains NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are moving broadly higher on Wall Street as the ...
18:00, 2019-06-17

Trade war costs overpower tax-cut gains at Cummins. Consumers may be next At enginemaker Cummins Inc., the costs of President Trump's trade war have already topped savings from sweeping corporate tax cuts enacted by a Repub...
06:28, 2019-06-16

Bottas: Weird how Ferrari "always" gains half a second on straights Mercedes Formula 1 driver Valtteri Bottas says it is weird how Ferrari "always" seems to gain half a second on the straights no matter the circuit la...
12:56, 2019-06-30

Waze app gains Pandora integration on Android and iOS devices Waze, Google Maps' rival, and Pandora, the music streaming company have just announced they have teamed up to offer Android and iOS users the option ...
20:32, 2019-05-09

Exclusive: India trade ministry says no legal basis to ban e-cigarette imports - document India's trade ministry says it cannot impose a ban on electronic cigarette imports as there is no legal basis for doing so, an internal government me...
11:04, 2019-04-10

Johnny Depp claims Amber Heard put out a cigarette on his face early in their marriage Johnny Depp claims Amber Heard put a cigarette out on his cheek and severed part of his finger during a fight in Australia in 2015.   ...
04:56, 2019-07-27

CCTV shows customer lighting a cigarette and refusing to move during armed robbery at bar A regular customer at a US bar was seen casually lighting a cigarette as an armed robber stormed the premises....
14:16, 2019-08-31

Romney pushes for e-cigarette recall in response to vaping-related lung illnesses The six vaping-related deaths reported across the country have prompted Republican Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah to push for a recall of e-cigarettes, he ...
17:24, 2019-09-12

Vaper, 18, suing e-cigarette maker Juul after docs say he has lungs of a 70-year-old: reports An Illinois student-athlete is suing the e-cigarette company Juul after doctors said he now has lungs similar to those of a 70-year-old man....
10:40, 2019-09-14

Photo of seabirds sharing a cigarette butt sparks anger over ocean garbage Cigarette butts are among the most common forms of human-made pollution in the world's waterways....
19:36, 2019-07-03

Manning renews effort to be released from Virginia jail ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Lawyers for former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning are renewing efforts to get her released from a Virginia jail. Ma...
16:08, 2019-05-31

Japan PM to visit Iran in effort to mediate tension with US TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s government spokesman says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Iran in an effort to reduce tensions between Tehran and Was...
14:40, 2019-06-06

In New Facebook Effort, Humans Will Help Curate Your News Stories A news section inside Facebook’s mobile app will be run by journalists and not just algorithms, the company said....
12:24, 2019-08-20

Rohingya refugees turn down second Myanmar repatriation effort Bangladeshi official says potential returnees fear for their safety in Rakhine stateA second attempt to repatriate the thousands of Rohingya Muslims ...
20:00, 2019-08-22

Judge skeptical of Trump effort to keep records from House WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a court hearing in Washington in which President Donald Trump is seeking to block Congress from obtaining some of his...
19:16, 2019-05-14

House Sees Red on Rep. Al Green’s Effort to Impeach Trump Well, that didn’t take long. As many politicos predicted, the House on Wednesday rebuffed an effort put forth by Texas Democrat Al Green to impeach D...
03:56, 2019-07-18

Virginia gov. launches effort to remove discriminatory laws RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Ralph Northam has signed a bill striking Jim Crow-era exceptions from Virginia’s minimum-wage law, and he formed a co...
12:40, 2019-06-05

Bevin’s loan boosts his reelection campaign effort FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Gov. Matt Bevin’s latest campaign-finance report shows the Republican loaned $2 million to his reelection campaign just b...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Cuomo nixes last-minute effort to legalize prostitution Gov. Andrew Cuomo kiboshed a long-shot effort by a pair of New York City Democrats to legalize prostitution during the closing days of the legislativ...
19:36, 2019-06-17

Mets’ Pete Alonso changes his look in effort to break slump PITTSBURGH — Pete Alonso’s second-half slump finally screamed loudly enough to warrant a “mental day” for the Mets first baseman Sunday. The rookie s...
02:56, 2019-08-05

Oscar de la Renta Readies International Expansion Effort After months-long delays, one of the last independent U.S. high-fashion brands will throw open the doors of its store and showroom in Paris—plus chri...
23:44, 2019-07-16

A singer goes missing in China’s effort to erase Tiananmen BEIJING (AP) — It has been three months since Chinese rock musician Li Zhi (LEE JUH) disappeared from public view. First, an upcoming tour was cancel...
03:48, 2019-06-02

Texas governor OKs budget with $1M gun storage safety effort AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has approved a spending bill that includes a $1 million public safety campaign for firearm storage. The R...
19:04, 2019-06-16

Medical chief calls for global health effort Countries must work together to tackle global health risks, England's outgoing chief medical officer warns....
10:52, 2019-07-22

The Latest: Norway mediation effort in Venezuela stalls CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 10:28 a.m. A member of Venezuela’s opposition said...
16:56, 2019-06-07

Anti-Crime Effort In Louisville Nets More Indictments LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Kentucky’s largest city have announced charges against 20 people accused of firearms violations. ...
12:00, 2019-06-20

France’s Macron to promote climate effort at G-7 summit PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron wants an August summit of the Group of Seven advanced economies to take concrete initiatives on climate...
14:00, 2019-06-07

Pentagon suspends war remains effort with North Korea WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it has suspended its efforts to arrange negotiations with North Korea on recovering additional remains of U.S. se...
19:04, 2019-05-08

Williams Formula 1 German GP update "extraordinary" effort Claire Williams hopes the "extraordinary" effort that her Formula 1 team has made to bring its latest upgrade at the German Grand Prix can help it cl...
19:28, 2019-07-25

Aston’s Valkyrie WEC hypercar effort set to be shared by two teams Aston Martin is set have four Valkyrie hypercars split across two teams on the grid for the 2020/21 World Endurance Championship...
13:52, 2019-09-13

Hurricane Dorian rescue effort underway in Bahamas A massive rescue effort got underway in the Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian moved on, leaving much of the Caribbean nation in rubble after having killed ...
02:44, 2019-09-05

Left to rot: the new global effort to preserve lost monuments From a railway run by children in Ljubljana to brutalist monuments in the Balkans, the Nonument Group maps abandoned 20th-century architectureWhen he...
15:20, 2019-08-01

Altitude Training in London Requires Extra Effort After leaving a job in the City, a professional cyclist finds ways to reduce his oxygen intake during rides and even when he’s sleeping....
13:12, 2019-05-04

Homeless crisis spurs recall effort against LA mayor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayor Eric Garcetti didn’t create the homeless crisis in Los Angeles, but he owns it. The two-term Democrat who not long ago...
07:00, 2019-06-20

Hurricane Humberto gains strength as it churns toward Bermuda, away from U.S. coast Hurricane Humberto gained strength early Tuesday, packing 90 mph (150 kph) winds and it was expected to become a major hurricane with 111 mph (178 kp...
09:28, 2019-09-17

Citroen Berlingo MPV gains Flair XTR trim level exclusively in the UK News 4 Jun, 2019 New flagship Citroen Berlingo Flair XTR models join the range priced from £23,600 and only available to UK customers....
11:48, 2019-06-04

Huawei’s U.S. losses could lead to gains in China, at Apple’s expense It looks bad for Huawei in the U.S. right now, but its fortunes in China might improve as it focuses on selling 5G phones, something Apple can't do.R...
18:48, 2019-05-22

Greens expect big gains in Saxony, Brandenburg state elections Germany's Green party could score record results in Sunday's elections in the eastern states of Brandenburg and Saxony. But they'll have to contend w...
21:00, 2019-08-31

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for direct hit Hurricane Dorian is expected to strengthen into a dangerous Category 3 storm on Friday with winds of at least 111 mph (178 km/h) as it heads towards ...
11:08, 2019-08-30

Taraji P. Henson Is Victimized by Identity Thief Said to Have Made Off With At Least $12,000 in Ill-Gotten Gains Maybe a Chicago mom thought she actually was the sometimes criminally inclined Cookie Lyon of TV’s Empire. But prosecutors beg to differ, accusing th...
04:36, 2019-07-30

Outlook for Android and iOS gains new feature that help users get things done quicker Microsoft is bringing support for a new feature to Outlook for mobile – Actionable Messages. The new feature will be available once the latest update...
23:00, 2019-05-06

Sony returns to profit on game software, Spotify gains Sony Corp. is back into profitability for the quarter through March, boosted by robust demand for game software and network services as well as gains...
09:36, 2019-04-26

Jodrell Bank gains Unesco World Heritage status The observatory, which tracked US and Russian crafts during the space race, wins Unesco recognition....
12:52, 2019-07-07

Bill de Blasio’s neighborhood gym routine isn’t earning him political gains New York’s mayor, and the latest presidential candidate, says he frequents the YMCA to stay connected to the people, but many say he’s out of touchIf...
08:32, 2019-05-19

Salesforce holds on to gains in weak tape following a strong report (CRM) Salesforce (CRM +2%) is hanging on to gains intraday in the face of intense selling in the broader m...
00:08, 2019-08-24

Warren gains in new poll while Biden, Sanders and Harris slide Sen. Elizabeth Warren gained ground as support for Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Kamala Harris slipped in a new poll released on Sunday. Th...
17:04, 2019-09-08

Gannett gains edge over Alden in media shareholder meeting This could be the knockout punch to Heath Freeman and Alden Global Capital/MNG Enterprises’ big takeover of Gannett....
04:12, 2019-05-08

Tropical Storm Barry gains strength as it heads towards New Orleans New Orleans residents stocked up on supplies and prepared their homes on Friday as a strengthening Tropical Storm Barry threatened severe rain and fl...
17:56, 2019-07-12

Robinson Cano gains confidence he needed out of Mets return It took 25 days for Robinson Cano to make it through an entire Mets game. The aggravation of his left quad injury on June 5 (he originally strained t...
04:48, 2019-06-17

‘Raptor Foot’ gains traction as unofficial NBA Finals anthem The infectious, reggae-infused sensation that started on the streets of downtown Toronto exploded in popularity this month, becoming an unofficial NB...
05:32, 2019-06-16

Why strong job gains may not mean success for Trudeau’s Liberals in Election 2019 Justin Trudeau’s Liberals could have a hard time translating positive economic news into votes this October....
21:36, 2019-09-06

Mercedes worked through summer break for Formula 1 engine gains Mercedes worked "straight through the summer break" to improve the performance and reliability of its Formula 1 engine, according to team principal T...
16:48, 2019-08-27

Range Rover gains 395bhp Ingenium straight-six petrol Range Rover Land Rover adds 395bhp turbocharged and supercharged engine to luxury SUV, replacing V6 Land Rover has added its new 395bhp Ingenium s...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Verstappen: Hungary F1 pole down to Honda gains since start of 2019 Max Verstappen believes scoring his first Formula 1 pole position at the 2019 Hungarian Grand Prix is reward for Red Bull and Honda working to get mo...
20:52, 2019-08-03

Pentagon watchdog: US no longer tracking Taliban gains in Afghanistan HEIGHTENED INSECURITY IN AFGHANISTAN: The latest quarterly report to Congress by the Pentagon’s special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruct...
13:00, 2019-05-02

Pfizer gains new cancer drugs in $11.4B purchase of Array BioPharma Pfizer, the firm behind prescription drugs from anxiety medication Zoloft to Viagra, agreed Monday to pay $11.4 billion for Array BioPharma and its c...
19:24, 2019-06-17

Intel: New chip materials will enable massive AI research gains Intel VP and CTO of AI products Amir Khosrowshahi and general manager of IoT Jonathan Ballon shared thoughts about AI at VentureBeat's Transform conf...
01:20, 2019-07-12

New Jersey Senate president proposes bill to ban all e-cigarette products ‘before we get another generation addicted to a different product’ In the midst of the e-cigarette epidemic. New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney proposes a plan to phase out all electronic smoking devices....
22:12, 2019-09-13

Connecticut’s attorney general announces investigation into Juul, one of the largest electronic cigarette makers (NBC News)  Connecticut’s attorney general has launched an investigation into Juul Labs and their marketing practices. In a statement, Juul say...
07:12, 2019-08-01

Spirit Airlines bans passenger whose e-cigarette set off a plane's smoke alarm: reports Spirit Airlines has banned a traveler who set off a plane's smoke alarm after using an e-cigarette, according to multiple reports.   ...
00:56, 2019-06-10

Juul-sponsored study shows secondhand vaping emissions are much less toxic than cigarette smoke E-cigarette leader Juul said new research in a small study shows emissions from vaping devices are significantly less toxic than secondhand smoke fro...
09:48, 2019-06-14

North Carolina sues 8 e-cigarette makers for allegedly fuelling ‘vaping epidemic’ among teens North Carolina attorney general Josh Stein, who sued Juul back in May, claims the companies “unlawfully entice young people to become addicted to the...
21:24, 2019-08-28

Bird in Florida spotted feeding baby chick cigarette butt: 'Absolutely disheartening' A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt, prompting one woman to remind beachgoers this summer to clea...
21:48, 2019-06-27

North Carolina AG sues e-cigarette maker Juul, says it 'downplayed' dangers of nicotine to children North Carolina sued e-cigarette maker Juul Wednesday, accusing the vaping company of targeting young consumers and misrepresenting the potency and da...
21:28, 2019-05-15

Former astronaut leading effort to beat Earth circumnavigation record Enlarge / The flight path for One More Orbit's journey around the world. (credit: One More Orbit) As a veteran of three spaceflights (including a s...
00:56, 2019-07-02

Inside North Carolina’s Big Effort to Transform Health Care The state and its top insurer are pushing to pay health care providers based on whether they keep people healthy, not for each service they provide....
18:12, 2019-08-26

Inside Conservative Groups’ Effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’ Of all the efforts to persuade the Trump administration to weaken environmental rules, the Make Dishwashers Great Again lobby might be the most pecul...
20:12, 2019-09-17

UK, France and Germany in last-ditch effort to save Iran deal Diplomatic offensive aims to dissuade Tehran from breaching uranium limitsBritain, France and Germany are to mount a last-ditch effort to dissuade Ir...
19:12, 2019-06-19

Ford acquires Quantum Signal to bolster autonomous car effort Automaker Ford announced that it has acquired robotics, automation, and simulation firm Quantum Signal for an undisclosed amount.Read More...
16:32, 2019-07-30

Romanians vote overwhelmingly to back anti-corruption effort BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanians have voted overwhelmingly in support of anti-corruption initiatives in a referendum called by the country’s...
15:44, 2019-05-27

Army hits enlistment goal after revamping recruitment effort WASHINGTON — A year after failing to meet its enlistment goal for the first time in 13 years, the U.S. Army is now on track to meet a lower 2019 targ...
18:24, 2019-09-17

‘They’re Chipping Away.’ Inside the Grassroots Effort to Fight Mandatory Vaccines Christina Hildebrand went down a rabbit hole and emerged at the statehouse in Sacramento. That’s how she describes it–going down a rabbit...
12:24, 2019-06-13

Michigan Just Became the First State to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes in an Effort to Keep Kids ‘Safe’ Michigan this week became the first U.S. state to ban the sale of flavored nicotine vaping products, which critics say are largely to blame for an ep...
20:12, 2019-09-04

Visa expands women’s soccer effort ahead of World Cup SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women’s World Cup in France, agreed to a five-...
13:16, 2019-05-30

Salon Media in talks for $5M fire sale in last-ditch effort Salon Media Group, a one-time digital darling, has fallen on hard times. It lost its CEO of the past three years last week and appears to be on the b...
04:44, 2019-05-15

UK launches effort to vaccinate young boys against HPV and cancers linked to sex Vaccinations to protect against HPV have been primarily administered to women, because HPV is often linked to cervical and vaginal cancers, but they ...
19:08, 2019-07-11

Justices deal blow to effort to limit partisan districts WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court dealt a huge blow to efforts to combat the drawing of electoral districts for partisan gain on Thursday in a ruli...
18:20, 2019-06-27

Ex-GOP lawmaker Erik Paulsen joins USMCA lobbying effort Former Minnesota Republican congressman Erik Paulsen announced on Wednesday he had joined the Pass USMCA Coalition, an ad-hoc group of trade associat...
12:08, 2019-05-02

Vox Media employees walk off the job in day-long effort to win new union contract The walkout, one of the boldest yet for digital journalists, starves popular websites of new content....
02:28, 2019-06-07

EU makes last-ditch effort to keep Iran from leaving nuclear deal Europe aims to boost trade in effort to persuade Tehran not to escalate Gulf crisisEuropean states will announce a multimillion-euro credit line to e...
20:36, 2019-06-26

Formula 1 to push green credentials with new sustainable tech effort Formula 1 will take steps to promote its green credentials in the coming months, and a push towards synthetic fuels will follow as the championship a...
18:52, 2019-08-12

Ford cutting 12,000 jobs in Europe in effort to increase profits The job losses amount to about a fifth of Ford’s work force in Europe and are part of a broad restructuring that includes the previously announced cl...
16:40, 2019-06-27

Michael Bloomberg to plunge $500M into clean energy effort WASHINGTON (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is plunging $500 million into an effort to move the United States to a 100% clean ener...
04:56, 2019-06-07

‘Collective effort’ propels Davis-less Pelicans past Timberwolves "With star forward Anthony Davis out due to illness, New Orleans wraps 2018 with win to go two out of three in latest home stand …"...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Qatari envoy delivers aid to Gaza in cease-fire effort GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A Qatari envoy has delivered $25 million to the Gaza Strip to help shore up a cease-fire between Israel and the Palestin...
15:04, 2019-06-17

Global effort to aid devastated Bahamas gears up in Dorian's wake An international relief effort to bring humanitarian aid to stunned residents of the Bahamas gathered pace on Thursday as Hurricane Dorian churned no...
21:32, 2019-09-05

Ethiopia: Amhara attorney general dies after coup effort The top prosecutor of Ethiopia's Amhara region died from wounds he sustained during a coup attempt, media and medics report. The reported mastermind ...
14:44, 2019-06-24

Iran rejects last-ditch effort to save nuclear deal as ‘not enough’ Iran's envoy said the talks with European officials were "a step forward, but it is still not enough and not meeting Iran's expectations."...
21:04, 2019-06-28

Carla Suárez Navarro fined $40K for lack of effort at US Open In the latest example of a player fined thousands of dollars at a Grand Slam tournament for what tennis officials deem a lack of effort, 28th-seeded ...
18:08, 2019-08-30

Researchers: Iran-linked disinfo effort had personal touch LONDON (AP) — A new report from Canadian internet watchdog Citizen Lab says a fake Twitter account unmasked by The Associated Press was but one piece...
06:52, 2019-05-14

Facebook puts $10m into effort to spot deep fake videos The cash will help create detection systems that can spot the increasingly convincing fakes....
14:00, 2019-09-06

At White House, Kardashian promotes prisoner reentry effort Reality star and activist Kim Kardashian West has returned to the White House for an event promoting efforts to help those leaving prison return to t...
03:56, 2019-06-14

4 states join effort to stop T-Mobile’s acquisition of Sprint Four more states joined an effort by state attorneys general, including NY’s Letitia James, to stop T-Mobile‘s acquisition of Sprint, it emerged Frid...
04:24, 2019-06-22

Airlines turn to new methodology in an effort to make boarding smoother New technologies such as biometrics and optional face recognition aim to streamline the process....
14:36, 2019-06-14

Jacinda Ardern leads effort to curb online extremism New Zealand and France will host a summit aimed at curbing the use of social media to promote terrorism....
06:00, 2019-04-24

Deutsche bank cutting 18,000 jobs in effort to increase profits The job cuts would reduce the workforce to 74,000. The restructuring intends to take out 6 billion euros in costs....
17:52, 2019-07-07

Productivity gains eclipse steep rise in agricultural energy use since 1990 Overall energy use from Canadian agriculture is growing along with average farm size, but energy efficiency is improving as well....
19:04, 2019-06-23

Roche immunotherapy Tecentriq gains European approval for breast cancer Roche's Tecentriq has won European approval for use against a tough-to-treat breast cancer, helping the Swiss drugmaker to widen use of an immunother...
11:48, 2019-08-29

Derek Jeter’s unanimous Hall of Fame quest gains steam If Mariano Rivera’s unanimous election to the Hall of Fame opened the floodgates, it’s only logical Derek Jeter would be next. The legendary Yankee s...
23:32, 2019-07-24

Petition calling for provincewide burning ban during B.C. wildfire season gains momentum The petition, which asks the B.C. Wildfire Service to change its regional burning ban policy, already has nearly 1,700 signatures....
04:00, 2019-05-27

Google Images gains product metadata and sidebar comparison tool Google Images now shows product metadata below selected photos in search results and a right sidebar that makes comparing pictures easier.Read More...
18:36, 2019-08-06

Laura Muir seeking capital gains in the Vitality Westminster Mile Laura Muir lines up in the Vitality Westminster Mile on Sunday for the first time in six years as she takes part in her first competitive run since w...
17:12, 2019-05-24

AI IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS: Why carriers could lose out if they don't adopt AI fast — and where they can make the biggest gains This is a preview of the AI in Telecommunications research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: G...
16:52, 2019-08-12

Google Fit gains enhanced sleep tracking, map routes on iOS, and a dark theme Google announced enhancements to the Google Fit app for iOS and Android, including enhanced sleep tracking, map routes on iOS, and a dark theme.Read ...
17:56, 2019-08-02

Rory Stewart gains ground to become second favourite in Tory leadership race Tory leadership outsider Rory Stewart gained backing today, in turn hitting the campaigns of more senior Cabinet colleagues, say party sources....
15:00, 2019-06-17

SoftBank profits rise, party on gains from Saudi-tied fund TOKYO (AP) — Japanese internet company SoftBank has reported a 36% increase in profit for the fiscal year through March from the previous fiscal year...
08:48, 2019-05-09

Paid family leave gains momentum in the Senate with new working group A new Senate bipartisan working group will study paid family leave, a priority that has been nudged along by senior White House adviser and first dau...
01:00, 2019-05-23

PowerPoint gains an AI-powered presenter coach and beefed-up design suggestions Microsoft's new PowerPoint Designer features aim to boost productivity, align employees with brand style, and provide real-time public speaking sugge...
17:12, 2019-06-18

Boy, 11, who had beach kickabout with Lionel Messi gains thousands of Instagram followers A young boy who had a beach kickabout with Lionel Messi has gained thousands of Instagram followers after his encounter with the football star....
00:12, 2019-07-24

New Skoda Scala gains sporty Monte Carlo trim level News 2 Sep, 2019 Skoda Scala gets racy 'Monte Carlo' version - due to be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show...
17:56, 2019-09-02

Airlines’ rising carbon emissions are eclipsing any fuel efficiency gains US airlines are increasing their emissions of climate-changing gases much faster than they are boosting fuel efficiency, according to an environmenta...
18:40, 2019-09-13

Tropical Storm Dorian gains strength on path to Puerto Rico Puerto Rico was bracing early Wednesday for the arrival of Tropical Storm Dorian, which is expected to become a hurricane before threatening the Baha...
14:00, 2019-08-28

'Absolute monster' Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for hit Hurricane Dorian is expected suck powerful fuel from the warm waters off the Florida coast, swelling into a dangerous Category 4 storm in the coming ...
15:28, 2019-08-30

Bottas: Silverstone defeat masked tyre tactic gains over Hamilton Valtteri Bottas believes his unexpected defeat by Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in the 2019 Formula 1 British Grand Prix masked improvements he h...
10:08, 2019-07-26

Trump cancels Poland trip as Hurricane Dorian gains strength President Donald Trump canceled a visit to Poland on Thursday and Florida's governor expanded a state of emergency to prepare for Hurricane Dorian, w...
01:44, 2019-08-30

Six right whale deaths in the past month have almost wiped out recent population gains The population gains made this spring have been almost wiped out - and it's still early in the foraging season off Canada's east coast....
18:08, 2019-06-28

Liberal denial of ‘hidden’ capital gains tax hike can’t be trusted, says Scheer The Conservatives have seized on a ``policy proposal'' report written last November by Toronto Liberal MP Adam Vaughan for the Ontario Liberal caucus...
13:52, 2019-09-17

Islamic State making territorial gains in Afghanistan, Pentagon reports The Islamic State-Khorasan Province has gained control of territory in Afghanistan over the last six months, according to the latest Pentagon report ...
18:16, 2019-07-16

Climate emergency trend gains traction in German-speaking countries Dozens of cities across the world have declared a climate emergency. Now, students behind the school climate strikes are bringing the movement to Swi...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Scientists baffled as Antarctic ice hits record low, wiping out three decades of ‘gains’ The difference covers an area bigger than the size of Mexico. Losing that much in just three years “is pretty incredible” and faster than anything sc...
23:08, 2019-07-01

Margrethe Vestager Gains Expanded E.U. Role Regulating Digital Economy Ursula von der Leyen, the new leader of the European Union’s executive arm, is calling for growing oversight of digital commerce and an expanded role...
17:52, 2019-09-10

AP FACT CHECK: Trump takes credit for Obama’s gains for vets ...
06:40, 2019-05-27

Scientists create rhino embryos in effort to save species from extinction Scientists have succeeded in creating two embryos of the near-extinct northern white rhino as part of an international effort to save the species, wh...
17:32, 2019-09-12

Trump insists he’s not dropping effort to add citizenship question to 2020 Census President Trump insisted Wednesday that he is not dropping efforts to include a citizenship question on the upcoming 2020 census, even as the U.S. Ce...
00:24, 2019-07-04

Japan to resume effort to tackle contaminated water problem at Fukushima Japan is resuming efforts to disperse a build-up of contaminated water at Tokyo Electric Power's wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant that is stalling pro...
12:48, 2019-08-08

TV Ads for Drugs Must Now Include Prices. It’s the Latest Effort to Drive Down Pharmaceutical Costs At a time when nearly a fifth of Americans have struggled to pay medical bills, the Trump Administration will soon require drug companies to list med...
17:20, 2019-05-09

ISIS prisoners in Syria getting short sentences and art classes in rehabilitation effort ISIS fighters in northwestern Syria are being given short prison sentences and therapeutic art classes in an effort to rehabilitate them....
22:56, 2019-08-15

Storr lets you open an online retail store without any of the effort or overhead Storr is a fledgling ecommerice platform that lets anyone open their own online retail store without any of the overhead.Read More...
11:20, 2019-05-15

Two-Year Effort To Beat Ocarina Of Time In Under 17 Minutes Finally Succeeds The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is well-known for impressive speedruns, even among casual players. Every time it seems there are no improvements...
20:24, 2019-07-15

In Rwanda, mountain gorilla treks spur country’s renewal effort Bucket list wildlife, yes, but also great coffee, colorful crafts and sustainable tourism....
13:16, 2019-04-12

Leaked documents reveal Russian effort to exert influence in Africa Exclusive: Kremlin ally Yevgeny Prigozhin leading push to turn continent into strategic hub, documents showRussia is seeking to bolster its presence ...
14:08, 2019-06-11

Tennis player turns into cramping, vomiting mess in heroic effort American rising star Alex Lebedev showed impossible resilience and class at the moment he broke down and chucked up his lunch. The 22-year-old from N...
18:40, 2019-07-31

Wimbledon blocks prize money for Tomic after lack of effort in defeat • Australian fined full £45,000 for failing to try• 58-minute defeat was shortest men’s match since 2004Bernard Tomic has been fined his first-round ...
13:20, 2019-07-04

'In God We Trust': display in Kentucky schools marks effort to mix church and state The law now requires the words to appear in schools as conservative Christian groups seek to inject religion into public lifeWhen students returned t...
08:32, 2019-09-13

Antonio Brown makes last-ditch effort in Raiders helmet crusade Antonio Brown is trying for the Helmetgate Hail Mary. The Raiders wide receiver is continuing his bizarre fight over which helmet he uses, despite th...
17:32, 2019-08-19

The Latest: King Salman urges world effort to thwart Iran JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Latest on developments related to tensions in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 11:50 p.m. Saudi Arabia’s Kin...
23:04, 2019-05-30

Volunteers pitch in as flooding cleanup effort begins in Saint John According to the city almost 75 volunteers have signed up to help dismantle sandbag fortifications and remove and any wet parts of affected homes....
22:48, 2019-05-01

World Cups rebranded in effort to achieve gender neutrality in rugby • Gender will be no longer included in tournament names• World Rugby calls move ‘ultimate statement of equality’World Rugby has rebranded its men’s a...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Vanessa Bayer is Pikachu, and other lessons from this effort to fit 151 Pokémon to SNL's entire cast If you’re a particular sort of Nerd Of A Certain Age, the number 151 carries a special totemic significance: Counting the enigmatic, buggy Mew, it’s ...
00:44, 2019-05-24

Pennsylvania judges skeptical of Cosby effort to reverse sex assault conviction A trio of Pennsylvania judges on Monday appeared deeply skeptical of Bill Cosby's effort to have his sexual assault conviction overturned, as the com...
22:44, 2019-08-12

North Korea missile tests could be effort to divide US, Japan and South Three launches in eight days point to ulterior motive amid strained relations between its neighbours and Washington The series of short-range missile...
08:52, 2019-08-02

The UN’s unyielding effort to tackle sexual abuse and exploitation: our quarterly update In the first quarter of 2019, according to latest figures released on Thursday, the United Nations recorded a total of 37 allegations of sexual explo...
20:08, 2019-05-30

Israel Folau: Australian Christian lobby hosts new fundraising effort ACL steps in after GoFundMe pulls plug on former Wallabies star’s online appealThe Australian Christian Lobby is hosting a fundraising effort on its ...
23:56, 2019-06-24

Norway mediation effort in Venezuela stalls over opposition demands for elections CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Norway mediation effort in Venezuela stalls over opposition demands for elections....
16:56, 2019-06-07

Trump administration sabotages major conservation effort, defying Congress Revealed: federal support to research centers cut off as scientists fear years of successful work will go ‘down the drain’Scientists and officials ar...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Coalition talks resume in effort to avert snap elections in Italy M5S and Democracy party have until Wednesday to form new pact to lead Italy until 2023The clock was ticking for Italy’s Five Star Movement (M5S) and ...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Blindfolded goats airlifted into national park as part of relocation effort While the odds of seeing pigs fly might be slim, residents in Washington had the chance to see goats fly on Monday. ...
18:36, 2019-07-10

Arizona tourism industry joins anti-human trafficking effort PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona is striving to train professionals across the state’s tourism industry to assist in fighting human trafficking. The Ariz...
00:28, 2019-07-28

Trump executive order launches effort to improve kidney care President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday clearing the way for early transplants, home dialysis and more preventative measures fo...
21:04, 2019-07-10

Lorenzo heads to Japan on Monday to find Honda MotoGP bike gains Jorge Lorenzo is travelling to Japan on Monday in a bid to improve his feeling on Honda's MotoGP bike after another disappointing result at Mugello...
20:00, 2019-06-02

Perez/Stroll F1 grid gains to raise funds for Breast Cancer Care Racing Point's title sponsor SportPesa has launched a grand prix-based initiative to support the Formula 1 team's bid to raise more than £250,000 for...
12:28, 2019-07-12

Nature reserve in N.B. gains a large property that would protect ‘wide-ranging animals’ More than 160 hectares have been entrusted to the Musquash Estuary Nature Reserve by two sisters from Maine....
00:52, 2019-05-24

Google Assistant tops 2019 digital assistance IQ test, but every AI posts gains Once again, Google's Assistant is the best at responding accurately to user questions, but rivals Siri and Alexa are making steady gains year over ye...
00:16, 2019-08-16

Kashmir: Security concerns to limit economic gains from loss of special status India's decision to revoke Jammu and Kashmir's special status is expected to boost investments in the disputed region. But a volatile security situat...
15:28, 2019-08-08

Report describing Jony Ive’s Apple exit gains a sharp response from Tim Cook Enlarge / Jony Ive speaks onstage during the 2017 New Yorker TechFest in New York City. (credit: Brian Ach/Getty Images) Yesterday, The Wall Street...
01:28, 2019-07-02

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for potential ‘monster’ storm Landfall anticipated early Tuesday on state’s east coast with maximum sustained winds of 140mphResidents of Florida braced for what could be a histor...
19:44, 2019-08-30

Trump deputies study cutting taxes by indexing capital gains to inflation Several offices within the Trump administration are studying a policy that would lower taxes for investments such as stocks and real estate, accordin...
18:00, 2019-09-03

McLaren Formula 1 slow speed corner gains a 'high priority' - Seidl McLaren says addressing its weakness in slow-speed corners is a 'high priority', in a bid to assert itself at the top of the Formula 1 midfield...
18:16, 2019-07-20

E-cigarette advocates are furious about San Francisco’s new ban, and a public health official said it’s an ‘ideological vendetta’ that will ultimately hurt smokers Spencer Platt/Getty San Francisco officials passed an e-cigarette ban on Tuesday, outlawing the tobacco devices from being sold in stores or shipped...
23:48, 2019-06-27

India is mounting a grueling effort to recover the bodies of climbers hit by an avalanche in the Himalayas Reuters Indian authorities are trying to recover the bodies of climbers hit by an avalanche and likely killed in the Himalayas. The task is complica...
00:00, 2019-06-16

London, England pushing cargo bikes in effort to reduce congestion, pollution The push follows London's establishment of its Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) to help reduce the high levels of vehicle pollution recorded on its st...
13:08, 2019-08-09

Staten Island’s Conference House, where a last-ditch effort could have ended the American Revolution As fighting halted, three American statesmen met here with a British admiral and refused to budge....
13:00, 2019-05-10

Top UN sustainable development forum closes with galvanized effort toward ‘empowerment, inclusiveness and equality’ In closing the High-level Segment of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) on Friday, President Inga Rhonda King assured participants that the ses...
01:08, 2019-07-20

Norway says Venezuela’s political factions will return to Oslo next week for mediation effort CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Norway says Venezuela’s political factions will return to Oslo next week for mediation effort....
21:36, 2019-05-25

Elon Musk's Neuralink unveils effort to build implant that can read your mind Startup plans to use small ‘threads’ to detect neuron activityMusk claims tests already show ‘monkey can control computer with its brain’ Elon Musk’s...
08:20, 2019-07-17

Monctonians band together in effort to preserve Centennial Park ahead of development plans The land next to the park, known as Franklin Yard, is part of a development plan that some residents believe threatens the feel of the green space....
00:16, 2019-05-03

‘Concerted effort’ must be made to help 600 million-plus adolescent girls realize full potential There are “multiple barriers” including “systemic discrimination” bias and lack of training, which are keeping the largest generation of girls in hum...
16:36, 2019-04-09

Sean Parker, a Facebook and Napster Pioneer, to Start Cancer Immunotherapy Effort Mr. Parker’s institute will try to spur collaboration among six academic centers in developing ways to unleash patients’ immune systems to fight canc...
16:04, 2019-04-09

Encouraging progress made in 2018, in ‘zero tolerance’ effort to end sexual exploitation and abuse across UN The United Nations recorded a total of 259 allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) during 2018, according to the latest report by Secretar...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Mets’ Steven Matz finds right pitch pace in bounce-back effort Pitching close to home is nothing new for Steven Matz. As the left-hander said after the Mets’ 7-2 win Wednesday over the Marlins at Citi Field, “I d...
04:04, 2019-08-08

UN says Canada’s plan to rescue Wood Buffalo National Park needs ‘considerably more effort’ The status of Canada's largest park as a world heritage site remains wobbly after a United Nations body expressed grave doubts about a federal plan t...
00:20, 2019-06-14

Investors are banking on rate cuts to extend the stock market's gains. Here's why their hopes could be dashed. Carolyn Kaster/AP The stock market and the bond market have priced in multiple interest-rate cuts from the Federal Reserve this year and next. Stil...
23:36, 2019-06-17

America's push to upgrade airports gains traction as New Orleans opens new terminal later this year When the New Orleans new terminal opens later this year, it will be the latest upgrade and expansion of a U.S. airport, a key part of America's ...
17:44, 2019-05-17

Boris Johnson's leadership campaign gains momentum with backing of senior MP Kit Malthouse Boris Johnson's leadership campaign gained further momentum today with the backing of senior MP Kit Malthouse....
13:04, 2019-06-11

With new Pentagon chief Mark Esper, Pompeo gains an ally in West Point classmate In selecting Army Secretary Mark Esper to succeed Patrick Shanahan as acting secretary of defense, President Trump has picked a combat veteran whose ...
23:56, 2019-06-18

Royals-White Sox Beef Gains New Life As Pitcher Tossed For Hitting Tim Anderson In The Head The beef between White Sox shortstop and good bat-flipper Tim Anderson and the Kansas City Royals reared its ugly head again Wednesday night, when An...
06:44, 2019-05-30

Daily on Healthcare, presented by the Alzheimer’s Association: Paid family leave gains momentum Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:32, 2019-05-23

Representatives from JUUL, the electronic cigarette company, answered questions from the House Oversight Committee about the safety of its products, especially regarding youth use (NBC NEWS)Juul Co-Founder James Monsees appeared before a house oversight subcommittee today in Washington, D.C. Mr. Monsees told committee members J...
08:16, 2019-07-26

Darren Sharper’s last-ditch legal effort denied by judge after serial rape plea A federal judge has rejected an attempt by former NFL star Darren Sharper to overturn his 2016 plea deal and 18-year prison sentence for drugging and...
19:20, 2019-08-01

Texas guard Andrew Jones cleared for basketball activities in effort to return from leukemia Jones is looking to make a full return to the court after playing just 12 games the last two seasons...
20:48, 2019-08-08

Daily on Energy: Democrats prepare to fight Trump EPA’s effort to force pipelines on states Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:12, 2019-06-10

Indiana chamber rejects ex-EPA chief Pruitt effort to keep coal-fired plants online The leading business lobby group in Indiana on Monday rejected a plea from former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt to back leg...
00:44, 2019-04-23

Notre Dame Cathedral fire: How a video game and 3D laser scans could help the reconstruction effort As France prepares to reconstruct the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral, a famous video game could be a vital tool in the rebuilding effort....
19:56, 2019-04-16

Mike Pence Says Trump 'Might Make An Effort' To Stop Racist Chants At Future Rallies It’s been a couple of days since attendees at one of President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign rallies chanted “Send her back! Send her back!” abo...
10:32, 2019-07-22

Promoting gender equality a ‘crucial contribution’ in effort to restore, protect our planet’s oceans Women are engaged in all aspects of interaction with our ocean, yet their voices are often missing at the decision-making level, the head of the Unit...
15:44, 2019-06-08

Hatred ‘a threat to everyone’, urges Guterres calling on united effort to end xenophobia, ‘loathsome rhetoric’ A “disturbing groundswell” of hate-based violence and intolerance aimed at religious devotees across all faiths, must be countered soon before it’s t...
19:20, 2019-04-29

DR Congo: Strengthened effort against Ebola is paying off, but insecurity still major constraint – UN health agency Although the Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) continues to make headway thanks to the determination of health workers on ...
20:28, 2019-05-28

Hatred ‘a threat to everyone’, declares Guterres calling for global effort to end xenophobia and ‘loathsome rhetoric’ A “disturbing groundswell” of hate-based violence and intolerance aimed at worshippers across all faiths, must be countered soon before it’s too late...
10:52, 2019-07-22

Bernal claims title as Carthy wins final stage with fabulous solo effort "British rider Hugh Carthy produced a fabulous solo effort on Sunday to win the final stage of the Tour de Suisse, with Egan Bernal claiming the over...
18:20, 2019-06-23

Bing Maps gains improved real-time transit updates and alternate routes handling Bing Maps recently gained improvements on the real-time updates, trip frequency, and alternate routes front. Here's what's changed.Read More...
19:12, 2019-07-17

A far-right party just made big gains in eastern Germany days after reports one of its leaders marched with neo-Nazis in 2007 Markus Schreiber/AP Images Germany's far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party made big gains in the eastern states of Brandenburg and Saxony in...
22:44, 2019-09-02

The photo of tiny black skimmer chick with cigarette butt in its beak prompts calls for littering crackdown on Florida beaches (WFLA) Images of a tiny chick holding a cigarette in its beak have Florida residents calling for a crackdown on littering. Karen Mason snapped the ph...
07:24, 2019-06-28

Daily on Energy, presented by FreedomWorks: Grid watchdog ramps up effort to assess Hauwei threat Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:44, 2019-06-27

The Mysterious Midas City: 2,800-Year-Old City with Monumental Facades and Strange Inscriptions A being named Midas has been immortalized in Yazılıkaya, Turkey. Many people think the famous inscription dedicated to this person referred to the ki...
03:16, 2019-09-11

Man Utd and Man City join James Maddison chase as Leicester City hold firm Manchester United and Man City have joined the queue of clubs interested in James Maddison....
14:16, 2019-06-04

New York City to unveil largest rainbow pride flag in city’s history New York is coming out in a larger-than-life way this Pride Month, unveiling the biggest pride flag in the city's history on Friday. But it won't be ...
21:28, 2019-06-12

‘People aren’t disabled, their city is’: inside Europe’s most accessible city From flattened cobbles to threshold ramps, the Dutch city of Breda has much to teach its neighboursWhen I arrived at Breda station last month to find...
08:16, 2019-05-28

Virginia Beach city manager: 11 of the 12 shooting victims were employees of the city VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Virginia Beach city manager: 11 of the 12 shooting victims were employees of the city....
15:16, 2019-06-01

California city removes all gendered language like ‘manholes’ from city code NBC NEWS – Berkeley, California is doing away with “manholes” — kind of. The city with a long history of progressivism is moving fo...
02:36, 2019-07-19

Manchester City Premier League fixtures 2019-20: City start with West Ham test "Champions Manchester City will visit West Ham United on the opening day of the 2019-20 Premier League season."...
10:40, 2019-06-13

GTA 6: Vice City, Liberty City and San Andreas returning in next Grand Theft Auto game? Rockstar's plans for the next generation of Grand Theft Auto may have leaked - and the game could go back to some of the most iconic GTA locations....
13:12, 2019-05-01

Man City, Premier League champions! City beat Liverpool to the title on final day of the season Dominant Manchester City have successfully retained their Premier League title on the final day of an exhilarating 2018-19 campaign....
18:04, 2019-05-12

Manchester City vs. Watford score: Sterling scores hat trick as City wins FA Cup, domestic treble City won its third trophy of the season, taking the FA Cup by routing Watford in the final...
20:08, 2019-05-18

Bournemouth 1 Man City 3: Sergio Aguero hits brace as City sink Cherries on south coast Sergio Aguero struck twice to hand Manchester City a 3-1 win over Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium....
17:08, 2019-08-25

Coventry City announce groundshare at Birmingham City for next season • League One side fail to reach agreement to stay at Ricoh Arena• EFL ‘reluctantly agree’ club can play home games at St Andrew’sCoventry City have a...
15:08, 2019-06-07

Manchester City Unable To Overcome The Irrepressible Might Of Norwich City In what could end up being the most stunning upset of season, recently-promoted Norwich City took down defending Premier League champions on Saturday...
21:52, 2019-09-14

A city suffocating: most polluted city in Americas struggles to change Wood smoke smothers Coyhaique, Chile, in June and July. Yet despite the WHO ranking its air worst in the Americas, residents are reluctant to alter t...
08:08, 2019-07-17

Norwich City v Manchester City: Premier League – live! Premier League updates from the 5.30pm BST kick-offCity won’t spend big to replace injured Laporte, says GuardiolaAny comments? Email scott.murray@th...
18:28, 2019-09-14

Norwich City 3-2 Manchester City: Premier League – as it happened Norwich stunned the champions at Carrow Road. 7.58pm BST No word from Pep, who is presumably busy kicking Otamendi and Stones around the dressing roo...
22:36, 2019-09-14

Ex-Nebraska City clerk reaches $325K settlement with city NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. (AP) — A former Nebraska City clerk who sued after he was essentially fired by the City Council in 2015 has agreed to a $325,000 ...
18:12, 2019-05-28

Some city leaders oppose Tucson’s sanctuary city measure TUCSON — On Tuesday night, the Tucson City Council officially gave the green light for the “Tucson Families Free and Together” init...
07:28, 2019-08-12

Colombia: ‘Terrible trend’ of rights defenders killed, harassed; UN calls for ‘significant effort’ to tackle impunity Alarmed by the “strikingly high number” of human rights defenders being killed, harassed and threatened in Colombia, the UN Human Rights Office (OHCH...
18:20, 2019-05-10

Russell Westbrook-Chris Paul trade grades: Thunder add to rebuilding effort with even more first round draft picks The Oklahoma City Thunder added more assets when they traded Russell Westbrook on Thursday...
04:40, 2019-07-12

HGTV's 'Windy City Rehab' stars forced to stop working by the city of Chicago due to several code violations Stars of HGTV’s “Windy City Rehab,” Alison Victoria Gramenos and Donovan Eckhardt, were blocked by the City of Chicago from filing new work permits a...
20:04, 2019-07-11

Women's Super League LIVE! Man City 1-0 Man Utd, Bristol City 0-0 Brighton as FA WSL 2019-20 season begins Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the opening weekend of the FA Women's Super League....
20:36, 2019-09-07

Pep Guardiola plays down impact of Man City's shock defeat to Norwich City as Liverpool move five points clear Pep Guardiola insists it is too early to consider Saturday's shock defeat to Norwich City as a blow to Manchester City's title ambitions....
23:44, 2019-09-14

Norwich City vs Man City: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV, team news - Premier League 2019-20 preview Manchester City will be looking to keep the heat on Liverpool as Pep Guardiola's champions travel to Carrow Road to face Norwich....
20:32, 2019-09-12

Manchester City vs. Leicester City live score, Premier League updates: Aguero comes inches away from scoring opener Manchester City has 45 minutes in the second half to pick up three points and regain control of the title race...
22:12, 2019-05-06

Man City 4 West Ham 1: Raheem Sterling hits double as City advance to Premier League Asia Trophy final Raheem Sterling was at the double as Manchester City strolled to a 4-1 success over West Ham in the Premier League Asia Trophy in China....
16:32, 2019-07-17

Republicans sue City of Tucson in Sanctuary City petition TUCSON –The Pima County Republican Party filed a lawsuit against the City of Tucson challenging its Sanctuary City petition, the party announced Frid...
20:16, 2019-07-12

Michigan city council candidate says city should be as white ‘as possible’ MARYSVILLE, Mich. — A city council candidate in Michigan said Friday she has no plans to end her campaign after shocking a public forum when she said...
06:40, 2019-08-24

European City Goes Above And Beyond To Be Most Dementia-Friendly City In The World (NBC NEWS) – Right now, 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s a number that’s expected to more than double in the next 30 years...
02:00, 2019-05-26

Man City trophy parade: Fans flock to city centre as Premier League champions show off domestic treble haul Manchester City fans gathered together in the town centre to celebrate the team's unprecedented domestic treble success on Monday evening....
21:36, 2019-05-20

Reports: Alaska Airlines flight forced to land early after 'belligerent' passenger lights cigarette An Alaska Airlines flight was forced to land early on Wednesday after a "belligerent" passenger lit a cigarette, according to reports.   &...
15:44, 2019-04-11

Amber Rudd slams Boris Johnson for lack of effort in trying to secure Brexit deal after quitting Cabinet and Tory party Amber Rudd has slammed the government for the lack of work going into getting a deal with the EU after she sensationally quit in protest of the Prime...
10:32, 2019-09-08

Norwich City v Manchester City LIVE "Follow LIVE minute-by-minute updates of the Premier League match between Norwich City and Manchester City."...
18:48, 2019-09-14

Chernobyl gains tourism popularity following release of HBOs "Chernobyl" series Tourists have flocked to Chernobyl, Ukraine to see the disaster zone and nuclear power plant depicted in HBOs new series "Chernobyl."   &#...
18:00, 2019-06-11

Elizabeth Warren gains momentum in the 2020 race plan by plan The senator’s ‘I have a plan’ mantra has become a rallying cry as she edges her way to the top – but is it enough to get past the roadblocks of Biden...
08:56, 2019-06-09

‘Disaster resilient’ farming reduces agriculture risks, yields economic gains, says new UN agriculture agency report A scale of economic gains through easy-to-implement "disaster resilient" farming practices was revealed on Monday at the launch of a new study by the...
23:16, 2019-05-13

Bill Cosby attacks his trial judge – again – in new effort to get out of jail on appeal Bill Cosby continues to rage at his fate from his Pennsylvania prison cell, seeking release on bail and attacking his trial judge as racially biased....
20:52, 2019-04-24

Bill Cosby attacks his trial judge – again – in new effort to get out of jail on appeal Bill Cosby continues to rage at his fate from his Pennsylvania prison cell, seeking release on bail and attacking his trial judge as racially biased....
20:44, 2019-04-24

UN health agency spotlights stalled effort to close health divide across Europe, in new report Progress on equal access to a healthy life for all, is at a standstill across Europe, a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO) revealed on...
22:28, 2019-09-10

Britney Spears’ Conservatorship Is Suing a Blogger in an Effort to Push Back Against the ‘Free Britney’ Movement LOS ANGELES (AP) — The conservatorship that oversees Britney Spears’ personal life and career sued the creator of a blog devoted to the p...
05:40, 2019-06-27

Gains by Abyei interim force can help advance resolution of border issues between Sudan and South Sudan, UN peacekeeping chief says The United Nations security force for Abyei remains essential to stability in the border regions between Sudan and South Sudan, the UN peacekeeping c...
01:12, 2019-05-01

Tory leadership odds: Rory Stewart has odds slashed after huge gains in second ballot as Boris remains favourite Rory Stewart has seen the odds on him winning the Tory leadership race slashed after making huge gains in the second round of voting....
20:04, 2019-06-18