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German DJ Zedd says he was banned from China for liking a South Park tweet

It’s been a big week for one of the planet’s most populous, least populace-friendly countries, as international scrutiny—and also the attentions of a...

German DJ Zedd says he was banned from China for liking a South Park tweet

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Grammy winner Zedd 'permanently banned' from China after liking 'South Park' tweet, musician claims International DJ Zedd claimed he was “permanently banned from China” after liking a tweet from the adult animated show “South Park,” following a rift...
19:40, 2019-10-12

Watch the South Park episode that got the show banned in China South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are never happier than when they’re getting in hot water, a trait that separates them from the majorit...
18:16, 2019-10-08

‘South Park’ banned from Chinese internet after ‘Band in China’ episode China has a message for “South Park”: You will respect their authoritah! After Comedy Central aired an episode of the animated series tha...
17:44, 2019-10-07

‘South Park’ banned in China after mocking Chinese government censors After airing its 299th episode, 'Band in China,' the fearless animated TV series has been removed from the Chinese web....
23:52, 2019-10-07

‘South Park’ episode banned in China screened on Hong Kong street On Tuesday night, passersby in Hong Kong stopped to watch a recent 'South Park' episode that was banned in China as it was screened on a projector in...
18:28, 2019-10-10

'South Park' creators issue a mocking 'apology' to China after the show was reportedly banned in the country Comedy Central "South Park" creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker issued an "apology" to China through the show's Twitter account on Monday. The statem...
21:52, 2019-10-07

'South Park' creators offer tongue-in-cheek 'apology' to China after show gets banned: 'We cool now?' The creators of "South Park" offered a tongue-in-cheek apology to China after its latest episode mocked the Communist government's control over Holly...
03:12, 2019-10-08

'South Park' creators offer sarcastic apology after China bans episode: 'We good now China?' The creators of "South Park" offered a tongue-in-cheek apology after an episode critical of the Chinese government.       &#...
15:00, 2019-10-08

DreamWorks film ‘Abominable’ banned in Vietnam over South China Sea map Vietnam has banned the DreamWorks film "Abominable" from playing in its theaters because the film features a scene with a map containing the controve...
02:36, 2019-10-16

‘South Park’ Is Erased in China After Mocking Censors “Like the N.B.A., we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” the show’s creators said in a tongue-in-cheek response. “We too...
13:00, 2019-10-08

‘South Park’ Is Pulled in China After Mocking Censors “Like the N.B.A., we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” the show’s creators said in a tongue-in-cheek response. “We too...
11:08, 2019-10-08

NBA, 'South Park' episodes spotlight Hollywood's China dilemma China's removal of animated comedy "South Park" from online sites just as it dropped U.S. basketball broadcasts highlighted a tension familiar to Hol...
12:16, 2019-10-10

'South Park' mocked LeBron James over his comments about China Comedy Central "South Park" mocked NBA star LeBron James during Wednesday's new episode, "Let Them Eat Goo," for James' recent controversial comments...
16:00, 2019-10-17

'We too love money': South Park mocks China after NBA apology South Park's creators have issued a mocking apology to China after an NBA basketball manager caused a storm by tweeting support for Hong Kong pro-dem...
10:28, 2019-10-08

'We good now China?' South Park creators issue mock apology after ban Facetious statement comes after reports that show was banned in China after episode critical of the countrySouth Park’s creators have responded with ...
12:48, 2019-10-08

'South Park' creators offer mocking 'apology' to China over episode The creators of satirical animated series "South Park" issued a mocking "apology" to China after media reports that episodes of the show were no long...
12:32, 2019-10-08

South Park, games company swept up in China censorship fury TV show South Park and a major video game studio are the latest businesses to get swept into a controversy over how to handle China’s censorship effo...
14:12, 2019-10-08

Adrian Wojnarowski Upset Former ESPN Reporter Who Helped Launch His Chinese Studio Show By "Liking" Daryl Morey's Hong Kong Tweet Now that last week’s roiling spat between the Chinese government and the NBA has mostly cooled, the global-sports-industrial complex is back to busin...
20:00, 2019-10-14

'South Park' rips LeBron James for his China remarks in latest episode "South Park" had a not-so-subtle dig at NBA superstar LeBron James over his response to the league's controversy with China in Wednesday night's epis...
23:00, 2019-10-17

‘South Park’ Creators Offer Fake Apology After Show Is Erased in China “Like the N.B.A., we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” the show’s creators said in a tongue-in-cheek response. “We too...
16:32, 2019-10-08

‘South Park’ Creators Offer Fake Apology to China After Mocking Censorship “Like the N.B.A., we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” the show’s creators said in a tongue-in-cheek response. “We too...
16:16, 2019-10-08

South Park takes some hard shots at China as Randy grows his weed business Over the course of its 23 seasons on the air, South Park has gained a reputation for its take-no-prisoners policy when it comes to satire. No topic i...
10:04, 2019-10-03

'We good now China?' South Park creators issue mock apology after show reportedly censored Facetious statement comes after reports that show was banned in China after episode critical of the countrySouth Park’s creators have responded with ...
04:56, 2019-10-08

A Burger King tweet was banned in the UK after regulators ruled that it encouraged people to throw milkshakes at politicians Reuters A Burger King tweet encouraging people to throw milkshakes over politicians has been banned in the UK for being 'irresponsible.' Burger King ...
14:40, 2019-10-02

‘Statue of Liberty’ ticket sellers banned from Battery Park Pesky ticket sellers pushing deceptive ferry rides around — but not to — the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are finally getting the h...
03:00, 2019-08-21

German scientists say spinach chemical should be banned from sports Popeye guzzled spinach to get his superhuman strength. But the plant's power-boosting properties aren't just fiction. German scientists say spinach h...
08:36, 2019-06-25

Trainer banned at Santa Anita Park after 30th horse dies _____ A Hall of Fame trainer was banned from Santa Anita Park near Los Angeles after the fourth horse from his stable died, marking the 30th death of...
22:04, 2019-06-23

China rejects U.S. accusations of running missile tests in South China Sea The Pentagon said on Tuesday the missile launch was "disturbing" and contrary to Chinese pledges that it would not militarize the strategic waterway....
18:52, 2019-07-05

China rebuffs Shanahan’s rebuke over military outposts in South China Sea SHANAHAN DENOUNCES CHINA’S ‘TOOLKIT OF COERCION’: Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan went to Singapore with the intent of laying down a marker...
11:16, 2019-06-04

China defense minister says military will “resolutely take action” to defend its claims over Taiwan and South China Sea SINGAPORE (AP) — China defense minister says military will “resolutely take action” to defend its claims over Taiwan and South China Sea....
05:44, 2019-06-02

Vietnam pulled Dreamworks' 'Abominable' movie because it used a map staking China's claim over the disputed South China Sea Twitter/Movie Details Vietnam pulled Dreamworks' new movie, "Abominable," from cinemas because it used a map acknowledging China's claim over the dis...
13:04, 2019-10-15

China announces South China Sea military training exercises BEIJING (AP) — China has closed off an area of the South China Sea this week for military training. The China Maritime Safety Administration says dri...
10:04, 2019-06-02

China warns US after warships sail in disputed South China Sea China told two US warships to turn back after they were sailing near disputed islands without permission. The busy waterway is the latest flashpoint ...
16:08, 2019-05-06

The Latest: Shanahan calls out China over South China Sea SINGAPORE (AP) — The Latest on the U.S.-China relationship (all times local): 8:30 a.m. U.S. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is describing ...
02:36, 2019-06-01

South Africa’s Aphiwe Dyanti tests positive for banned substance • Winger denies wrongdoing and requests B sample analysis• Dyanti was 2018 World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the YearSouth Africa’s winger, Aphiwe D...
17:40, 2019-08-24

China is pumping tons of banned chemicals into the air Chinese factories are pumping tons of dangerous chemicals into the air despite an international agreement intended to halt the destruction of the ozo...
02:08, 2019-05-23

Shanahan to call out China over South China Sea SINGAPORE (AP) — Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan says he will call out China’s bad behavior in a speech Saturday, including what he t...
14:00, 2019-05-31

China and the NBA are coming to blows over a pro-Hong Kong tweet. Here's why. Will Newton/Getty Images The NBA and China are locked in an escalating feud sparked by a tweet that voiced support for protests in Hong Kong. The feu...
08:16, 2019-10-11

Tennis Fan Banned From China Open After Punching And Kicking Rival Fan A tennis fan who beat up another tennis fan at the China Open on Sunday will not be returning to the event, the WTA said in a statement via the New Y...
19:20, 2019-10-01

What is ractopamine, the drug banned in China but permitted in Canadian pork? Ractopamine is a feed additive given to animals in Canada, but banned in China. Here's what you need to know....
21:20, 2019-06-26

Ozone layer: Banned CFCs traced to China say scientists Atmospheric observations pinpoint eastern China as the source of rise in ozone-destroying chemicals....
00:00, 2019-05-23

Thousands of people call for Trump to be banned from Twitter over his 'go back' Tweet to democrat 'squad' Twitter users from across the world have called for Donald Trump to be banned from the platform after he launched a tirade of tweets which have been ...
10:40, 2019-07-16

Angry rhino flips car at German safari park The zookeeper emerged from the attack on her small hatchback with only bruises. It's unclear what enraged the 30-year-old rhinoceros....
04:00, 2019-08-28

'Swastika' ride shut down by German amusement park An amusement park in southwestern Germany has had to shut down a new ride after people quickly noticed that it looked like a big spinning swastika. T...
22:00, 2019-08-20

China warns of ‘reverse sanctions’ if Huawei 5G is banned in India: sources Canada is also weighing whether it will permit Huawei to supply 5G equipment. The considerations come amid increasingly tense relations between Canad...
23:12, 2019-08-08

China is still releasing banned ozone-killing chemicals into atmosphere: study The data reinforces a watchdog report from 2018 that claimed at least 18 companies in China were using the chemical to make foam insulation....
18:36, 2019-05-23

NBA scrambles after China angered by Houston Rockets' 'regrettable' pro-democracy tweet Daryl Morey sorry for ‘Stand with Hong Kong’ tweetNBA says many Chinese have been ‘deeply offended’ Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey has t...
05:40, 2019-10-07

German tourist dies after collapsing at Zion National Park SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Officials say a German tourist hiking in Zion National Park has died after collapsing on a popular trail. Park spokeswoman Elea...
16:32, 2019-05-16

Rhino charges, flips zookeeper's car at German safari park A zookeeper at a safari park in Germany walked away with only minor bruises after a rhinoceros attacked her car and flipped the vehicle three times....
19:44, 2019-08-29

Study Pinpoints Source of Banned Gas That Saps Ozone Layer: Eastern China An international team of researchers said Wednesday that two provinces in China were the source of most of the emissions of a banned gas that harms t...
19:20, 2019-05-22

Trump tweet warns ‘China will be hurt very badly’ in trade war as negotiations continue U.S. President Donald Trump is warning Chinese President Xi Jinping that China "will be hurt very badly" if they don't agree to a trade deal....
15:36, 2019-05-13

China denies it demanded NBA fire Daryl Morey over Hong Kong tweet NBA commissioner says China wanted Rockets executive firedChina’s foreign ministry insists no such demand was madeThe rift between the NBA and China ...
16:36, 2019-10-18

NBA postpones media sessions in China as rift over Hong Kong tweet simmers Pre-season games in Shanghai and Shenzen also in doubtCompanies cut ties with league after argument over free speechThe NBA has postponed Wednesday’s...
15:40, 2019-10-09

220 Central Park South Notches Another Big-Name Buyer Entertainment Studios CEO Byron Allen purchased a roughly 3,000-square-foot apartment at the luxury condo tower for $26.75 million....
07:04, 2019-08-08

Diplomat lists Central Park South co-op for $2.5M The honorary consul of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Mexico, Nadine Karachi-Estrada, and her husband Fernando Estrada, are listing their two-bedroom, two...
02:52, 2019-06-13

Comedy Central will keep going down to South Park for at least 3 more seasons In a bit of completely unsurprising news, Comedy Central has announced that it has no intention of shutting down the immortal ratings machine that is...
19:28, 2019-09-12

Angry rhino flips car at German safari park in frightening footage The attack took place at the Serengeti Park in Hodenhagen in northern Germany and saw the 30-year-old bull, named Kusini, slamming his horn into the ...
21:32, 2019-08-28

China Abruptly Pulls Away From Rockets Over Daryl Morey's Since-Deleted Hong Kong Tweet The backlash in China to a tweet from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey supporting Hong Kong protesters has accelerated over the weekend, n...
18:48, 2019-10-06

China suspends ties with Houston Rockets after general manager’s pro-Hong Kong tweet The Chinese Basketball Association said Sunday on its official Twitter-like Weibo account that Daryl Morey had made "improper remarks regarding Hong ...
22:52, 2019-10-06

The NBA is trying to play both sides of the controversial Hong Kong tweet and hoping their long history in China will help KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP via Getty Images The NBA is attempting to balance competing interests in the wake Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweet...
23:12, 2019-10-08

German theme park forced to shut down ride that looked like ‘flying swastikas’ A theme park in Germany was forced to close their new ride Eagle Fly after people said it looked like “flying swastikas”. Park guests rep...
00:12, 2019-08-21

Ken Griffin buys two more units in 220 Central Park South The Citadel hedge funder broke the record for most expensive home ever purchased in the US when he bought four floors at 220 Central Park South in Ja...
22:52, 2019-10-10

South Park bites off more than it can chew in an uneven premiere One of South Park’s most admirable qualities has long been its ambition. Not only does the show tackle current events at a rapid pace, and with remar...
09:12, 2019-09-26

The banned 'Hearthstone' gamer at the centre of a China censorship furore spoke out for the first time after Blizzard reduced his ban https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=344&v=bHiXZ3r63LM The pro 'Hearthstone' player banned by US game giant Blizzard has spoken out after his ...
13:32, 2019-10-14

The NBA has already felt 'economic impact' from Daryl Morey's pro-Hong Kong tweet — Here all the moves that have been made by China In light of Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey publishing a tweet that supported protesters in Hong Kong, several Chinese companies have suspended operat...
19:56, 2019-10-08

All of the NBA's partners in China have suspended ties as the firestorm over Daryl Morey's Hong Kong tweet heats up VCG/VCG via Getty Images All of the NBA's official Chinese partners have suspended ties with the league as the firestorm over an executive's tweet in...
11:08, 2019-10-10

R.I.P. Robert Axelrod, voice of Lord Zedd from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers As reported by Deadilne, actor, musician, and voice actor Robert Axelrod—best known for providing the voices of both Lord Zedd and Finister on Mighty...
23:56, 2019-09-08

South Korea allows businesspeople to visit North factory park SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has decided to allow its businesspeople to visit their factories at an industrial park in North Korea that was shut ...
13:36, 2019-05-17

Leopard kills toddler in South Africa's Kruger park Big cat that attacked two-year-old was hunted down and shot dead to avoid risk of a repeat A leopard has killed a two-year-old boy inside a fenced-of...
19:56, 2019-06-06

South Africa: 14 lions on the loose near Kruger National Park The lions were seen near a mining community close to the town of Phalaborwa outside the wildlife park. People have been warned to stay alert as range...
15:16, 2019-06-07

Fourteen lions escape from Kruger park in South Africa Police warn local residents after pride escapes from world-famous reserveAuthorities in South Africa have warned residents living close to the Kruger...
15:44, 2019-06-07

Fall TV will never stop, not until we’re all buried under Philadelphia, South Park, or Stumptown Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Wednesday, September 25. All times are Eastern. ...
07:12, 2019-09-25

Robert Axelrod, the voice of Lord Zedd in 'Mighty Morphin Power Rangers,' dies at 70 Robert Axelrod, who was famous for voicing Lord Zedd and Finster on the '90s children's TV series "Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers" has died, his agent...
14:52, 2019-09-09

Surprise south London gig by banned rapper Tyler, the Creator cancelled for being 'too rowdy' A surprise gig by US rapper Tyler, the Creator, who was banned from the UK for several years over his controversial lyrics, was cancelled today leavi...
17:04, 2019-05-18

Man charged with kidnap after boy, 8, snatched from south-east London park by stranger A man has been charged with kidnap after an eight-year-old boy was snatched from a south-east London park....
13:52, 2019-06-19

ICE cuffs, separates the Broflovskis in teaser for tonight's South Park premiere South Park’s quick turnover and relentless pace has always allowed creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone to address and satirize the most recent and ho...
16:36, 2019-09-25

World Cup countdown starts for South Africa, Australia at Ellis Park South Africa and Australia ramp up their World Cup preparations when they clash in their opening game of the shortened Rugby Championship season at E...
17:32, 2019-07-18

Over a dozen lions break free from national park in South Africa Total cat-astrophe! More than a dozen lions broke free from a world-famous national park in South Africa — in what may be the largest escape of its k...
21:24, 2019-06-07

Boy mauled to death by leopard in South African safari park pictured THE little boy who was mauled to death by a leopard in South Africa has been pictured for the first time....
19:00, 2019-06-07

14 lions on the loose after escaping from Kruger National Park in South Africa A pride of about 14 lions has escaped from Kruger National Park with the animals spotted roaming near a mine, officials warned today....
10:24, 2019-06-07

Bilbies returned to national park in south-west NSW after 100-year absence In effort to restore marsupial’s population, 30 released into Mallee Cliffs national park inside predator-free enclosureBilbies have been reintroduce...
07:36, 2019-10-06

National park reserve in South Okanagan-Similkameen gets green light Parks Canada says the national park reserve will encompass 273 square kilometres in the South Okanagan and Similkameen areas....
19:44, 2019-07-02

South Korean Singer-actor Park Yoo-chun sentenced for drug use A local court sentenced Park Yoo-chun, an actor and former member of boy band JYJ, to 10 months in prison on Tuesday, suspended two years, for using ...
08:32, 2019-07-02

'South Park' takes aim at Chinese government amid censorship controversy "South Park" is doubling down on the Chinese censorship controversy, sending an F-bomb to the Chinese government after issuing a sarcastic apology. &...
16:08, 2019-10-10

Billionaire Buyers' Club: Ken Griffin and His Neighbors at 220 Central Park South The hedge-fund manager, who paid $238 million for a penthouse, is joined by purchasers like Brazilian construction billionaire Renata de Camargo Nasc...
10:42, 2019-04-09

‘South Park’ dunks on LeBron James over Hong Kong controversy “South Park” threw some elbows at LeBron James for his controversial comments about Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement — by p...
00:04, 2019-10-18

The NBA faces a billion-dollar crisis over one executive's tweet about Hong Kong. Here's why China is so hard for Western brands to break into. Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images; Dolce & Gabbana/Instagram; Evan Agostini/Invision via AP The NBA this week became the latest in a slew of foreign bran...
10:20, 2019-10-13

South Park says "Fuck the Chinese government" in its 300th episode, which is now free to stream South Park celebrated its 300th episode last night as you might expect it to—by publicly, profanely condemning a communist regime. “Fuck the Chinese ...
21:48, 2019-10-10

Worcester Park fire: four-storey block of flats alight in south-west London Twenty fire engines and more than 100 firefighters on scene after the fire quickly spread in early hours of Monday morning Firefighters were battling...
06:44, 2019-09-09

South Park has a vaccination rodeo, and Randy tries to get his Tegridy back in a strong 300th episode It’s been just shy of a decade since South Park’s 200th episode, and considering how much controversy that episode stirred, as well as just how perfe...
11:25, 2019-10-10

Amy Poehler on Being in Charge---and Liking It Directing her first film at 47, for Netflix, the producer talks about the power of middle-aged women in an industry geared to youth....
00:44, 2019-05-05

China summons German ambassador to Beijing The Chinese government took action in protest at German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas meeting with pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong. Beijing says it ...
16:20, 2019-09-11

South Park creators give 'official apology' after reports the show was scrubbed from the Chinese internet South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Stone hit back at China after the government scrubbed the show from the Chinese internet....
12:56, 2019-10-08

South Park takes on the Impossible Burger, while Cartman and Randy's antics drive another strong episode Over the course of its 23-year run, South Park has had quite a bit of fun with veganism and vegetarianism. There was season 6's classic “Fun With...
10:56, 2019-10-17

Environment minister to make announcement on proposed South Okanagan-Similkameen national park reserve According to a Parks Canada press release, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna will be making the announcement in Osoyoos on Tuesday, July 2....
20:40, 2019-06-26

Philippines president calls on Trump to park US Navy outside China Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte wants President Trump to park the Navy's Seventh Fleet on China's doorstep in response to ongoing tensions in ...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Instagram is reportedly getting rid of the feature that let you see what everyone else was liking Reuters Instagram is discontinuing its Following Activity tab, a feature that let people easily see which posts their friends and coworkers were liki...
20:28, 2019-10-07

China denies entry to German Greens party Germany's Green party says China has rejected a Bundestag delegation because one of its members is a vocal supporter of the Muslim Uighur minority. A...
08:12, 2019-08-04

Worcester Park fire: Flames completely engulf four-storey block of flats in south-west London A four-storey block of flats was engulfed in flames in south-west London in an early morning inferno....
11:16, 2019-09-09

Banned bread: why does the US allow banned additives that Europe says are unsafe? China, Brazil and members of the EU have weighed the potential risks and outlawed chemicals found in US loavesGive us this day our daily foam expande...
09:00, 2019-05-28

Democracy and China top German agenda in Brazil diplomatic visit Foreign Minister Heiko Maas will discuss human rights with Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro before heading to Colombia, where millions of Venezuelan...
12:52, 2019-05-01

German food discounter Aldi to open first store in China Supermarket chain Aldi is set to open its first location in China. The German discounter is reportedly hoping to tap into a more affluent customer ba...
06:08, 2019-05-30

Ride resembling 'flying swastikas' is shut down by German theme park The operators of the Eagle Fly attraction said they had not noticed the ride's resemblance to the Nazi emblem until they saw footage circulated onlin...
10:52, 2019-08-21

Zion Williamson already liking this NBA offense-friendly rule Zion Williamson knows he has a lot to learn starting when he makes his NBA Summer League debut. That said, he’s already picked up a few things. The N...
08:56, 2019-07-03

AutoDesk did not design its guidance to investors' liking (ADSK) AutoDesk (ADSK) is not liking the design of its stock price, which is heading lower despite reportin...
18:04, 2019-08-28

Louis Theroux 'still confused about quite liking' Jimmy Savile Louis Theroux has said he is still "confused" about finding disgraced broadcaster Jimmy Savile "quite likeable" for a couple of years after he made a...
05:36, 2019-05-12

German foreign minister meeting with Joshua Wong 'disrespectful': China Beijing has slammed democracy activist Joshua Wong's meeting with Germany's foreign minister as "disrespectful." Wong has urged countries to stand by...
12:00, 2019-09-10

Vietnam bans animated ‘Abominable’ over South China Sea map Vietnam has pulled “Abominable” from theaters because the U.S.-Chinese-made animated movie showed a map supporting Chinese claims to the disputed Sou...
04:12, 2019-10-16

North and South Korean musicians perform together in China SHANGHAI (AP) — A South Korean violinist and a North Korean singer have held a rare joint performance they hope would help bring the divided Koreas c...
06:52, 2019-05-12

Vietnam bans ‘Abominable’ movie over South China Sea map The Chinese-American-made film depicts a map that supports China's long-disputed claims that they own a specific portion of the South China Sea....
21:56, 2019-10-16

Vietnam pulls movie over scene with South China Sea map HANOI – Vietnam has pulled DreamWorks’ animated film “Abominable” from cinemas over a scene featuring a map which shows China’s unilaterally de...
19:40, 2019-10-14

South Africa v China: Women's World Cup – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group B gameCheck out the latest Golden Boot standingsAnd you can email Niall here or tweet him here 7.49pm BST He...
21:04, 2019-06-13

China dusts the U.S., Finland, and South Korea with 34% of key 5G patents Even if Chinese companies aren't allowed to sell 5G gear in multiple countries, they could earn a third of all 5G patent licensing royalties.Read Mor...
21:48, 2019-05-02

Kacey Musgraves denies liking Kid Rock's Taylor Swift diss After Kid Rock slammed Taylor Swift with a sexist remark on her political activism, fellow country crossover artist Kacey Musgraves came under fire f...
17:16, 2019-08-11

German recession fears weigh on stock markets amid U.S.-China trade tensions The markets have been in a spin cycle since President Donald Trump announced on Aug. 1 that he would impose 10% tariffs on about $300 billion in Chin...
15:36, 2019-08-14

Boy, 8, 'abducted in broad daylight from south-east London park' A man has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping an eight-year-old boy in broad daylight from a park in south-east London....
21:16, 2019-06-18

China plans to build a base near the Moon's south pole China plans to build a scientific research station on the moon in "about 10 years," according to the state news agency Xinhua....
11:16, 2019-04-26

Vietnam pulls DreamWorks' 'Abominable' film over South China Sea map Vietnam has pulled the animated DreamWorks film "Abominable" from cinemas over a scene featuring a map which shows China's unilaterally declared "nin...
08:20, 2019-10-14

Australian navy pilots struck by lasers in South China Sea BEIJING (AP) — A witness says Australian navy helicopter pilots were hit by lasers while exercising in the South China Sea, forcing them to land as a...
13:20, 2019-05-28

Clapham Park Estate: rare new-build flats in South Clapham for sale for first-time buyers A scheme of new homes in Clapham will see first-time buyers get on the property ladder for less than £100,000, with deposits of less than £5,000....
10:16, 2019-08-05

Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues Getty Images / Spencer Platt European equities and US futures dropped on Thursday, fueled by rising fears of a German recession and worrisome devel...
13:44, 2019-08-14

Chinese nuclear submarine surfaces in 'embarrassing' South China Sea incident The nuclear sub surfaced suddenly among a Vietnamese fishing fleet in what experts have called a "highly unusual event"...
04:12, 2019-10-18

Thousands stranded, five killed, as heavy rain lashes south China Thousands of people have been stranded and at least five killed amid torrential rain throughout central and southern China, with authorities bracing ...
06:08, 2019-06-11

US warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions Destroyer moved near Scarborough Reef to ‘challenge excessive maritime claims’, says commander of Seventh FleetA US warship has sailed near the dispu...
14:16, 2019-05-20

Australian navy pilots hit with lasers during South China Sea military exercise ANU expert questions if beams came from fishing boats that are part of China’s maritime militiaAustralian navy helicopter pilots have been hit with l...
08:04, 2019-05-29

Thousands stranded, 5 killed, as heavy rain lashes south China Thousands of people have been stranded and at least five killed amid torrential rain throughout central and southern China, with authorities bracing ...
04:00, 2019-06-11

US warns Beijing's Arctic activity risks creating 'new South China Sea' Secretary of state chides China’s ‘aggressive behaviour’Pompeo also accuses Russia of ‘provocative actions’The US plans to beef up its Arctic presenc...
23:56, 2019-05-06

DayZ Is Somehow Banned, But Also Not Banned In Australia Despite recent attempts at fixing things, Australia’s video game classification system remains something of a joke. It’s very much a joke today, thou...
03:32, 2019-08-08

South Africa resumes beef exports to China after foot and mouth outbreak South Africa has resumed beef exports to China after an outbreak of the highly contagious foot and mouth disease (FMD) in January halted trade, offic...
11:12, 2019-07-30

Li Ying’s volley seals vital World Cup victory for China against South Africa • Striker’s first-half goal seals points for Asian side• South Africa bottom of Group B after two matchesChina kept their hopes of qualification from...
00:04, 2019-06-14

Firebrand Philippine president pushes the US to send the entire 7th Fleet into the South China Sea US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jessica O. Blackwell Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte dared the US on Monday to send th...
08:32, 2019-07-09

Navy destroyer sails past Chinese-claimed reef in South China Sea A US warship on Sunday sailed within 12 nautical miles of the disputed Scarborough Shoal — territory claimed by the Chinese military — in...
08:00, 2019-05-20

China v Spain, South Africa v Germany: Women's World Cup clockwatch – live! Live updates from the final Group B games, kick-off 5pm (BST)Hope Solo: Endler shows women don’t need smaller goalsFeel free to email Niall or tweet ...
17:48, 2019-06-17

Fans absent as North and South Korea draw 0-0, China drop points "There were no fans and no goals as North Korea and South Korea drew 0-0 in World Cup qualifying on Tuesday while Marcello Lippi\u0027s China dropped...
20:20, 2019-10-15

'Peace through strength': Navy sails an aircraft carrier through disputed South China Sea The U.S. Navy sailed an aircraft carrier through the South China Sea in a show of force against China in the midst of disputes over the strategically...
20:32, 2019-08-07

The Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier teamed up with Japan's biggest warship for an exercise in the South China Sea Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force The USS Ronald Reagan, the Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, drilled with Japanese Maritime Self-Defe...
22:24, 2019-06-13

South Koreans are canceling vacations to Japan and boycotting its beer in a trade war more bitter than Trump's feud with China Komeil Soheili/Business Insider South Korea and Japan are in the middle of an unrelenting trade war, which has seen both sides curb vital exports an...
12:28, 2019-09-27

Want To Ditch Junk Food? These 5 Tips Can Help You To Start Liking Healthy Food! Aspiring to eat healthy is much easier than actually doing it. So how does one practice 'mind over matter' and get themselves to opt for the healthie...
13:56, 2019-05-26

Iowa official who liked to host "Tupac Fridays" might've been ousted for liking Tupac too much It might make you roll your eyes to hear that a 66-year social services director in Iowa liked to slip quotes from the late Tupac Shakur in emails to...
23:52, 2019-07-17

Debra Messing reignites feud with Susan Sarandon over Trump: 'Liking the revolution?' Debra Messing and Susan Sarandon are feuding on Twitter over their political differences, again.        ...
03:12, 2019-08-14

Fifa Women's World Cup 2019: Germany vs China, Spain vs South Africa TV channel, live updates and team news The 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup got underway with a bang on Friday night with hosts France putting four past South Korea without reply....
13:24, 2019-06-08

Toxic algae that’s killed 9 dogs found in Central Park, Prospect Park The same toxic algae that’s killed at least nine dogs across the country this summer is in full bloom in the water at popular city parks — and parent...
23:20, 2019-08-24

Utah's Arches National Park certified as international dark sky park; what does that mean? The designation will help Utah's Arches National Park grow astronomy programs and encourages astronomy-based tourism in nearby communities. ...
13:56, 2019-07-10

Relive the danger with this trailer for theme park documentary Class Action Park “Growing up, we would try to die for fun.” That’s comedian Chris Gethard, talking about the allure of Action Park, New Jersey’s most dangerous water ...
17:48, 2019-09-24

Boy with autism breaks down at Orlando theme park, park employee saves the day https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2019/06/09/boy-autism-theme-park-employee-vpx.hln_2640954_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ (CNN) – While Spider-Ma...
19:24, 2019-06-09

Coney Island Amusement Park in Cincinnati shutting down all rides to focus on water park Coney Island in Cincinnati will remove its amusement park rides and center its attention on its Sunlite Pool water park area     ...
14:08, 2019-09-10

Silver Dollar City theme park announces giant raft ride, major park expansion Silver Dollar City's announcement capped off more than a year of fan rumors and speculation about what would replace the Lost River of the Ozark...
20:40, 2019-08-13

Another German citizen arrested in Turkey for political reasons: German media A man has reportedly been arrested in Turkey for posts he shared on Facebook. A series of arrests of German citizens in recent years has strained rel...
03:00, 2019-08-07

German companies want a private German spaceport Germany should try to send an astronaut to the moon as a part of the US-led mission in 2024, according to the influential BDI business association. I...
18:44, 2019-10-18

UN launches ‘South-South Galaxy’ knowledge-sharing platform in Buenos Aires When countries of the Global South forged an historic technical cooperation deal among themselves 40 years ago, digital technology was a thing of the...
10:43, 2019-04-09

South-South Cooperation ‘accelerates’ us toward 2030 goals, UN Chief says on International Day Collaboration among countries of the global south offers a “unique pathway” that accelerates us towards the key 2030 sustainable development targets,...
19:24, 2019-09-12

South Norwood stabbing: Man in 30s fighting for life after knife attack in south east London A man in his 30s is fighting for his life in hospital after being stabbed in south east London....
01:16, 2019-08-20

Slow down south: how to do a long weekend trip to South Carolina From its laid-back historic centre to its lush green coast, Charleston is a weekend surprise, finds Cathy Adams...
11:52, 2019-07-15

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Religious site protection, South-South Cooperation, ‘UNComplicated’ airs, West Bank threat, vaccination, Hong Kong update A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN Chief’s global call to safeguard religious sites; South-South Cooperation ‘accelerates’ towards SDGs; Guterres ...
22:32, 2019-09-12

South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jackets SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jacket...
08:04, 2019-05-30

South Korea Dispatch: Running Out of Children, a South Korea School Enrolls Illiterate Grandmothers As the birthrate plummets in South Korea, rural schools are emptying. To fill its classrooms, one school opened its doors to women who have for decad...
20:40, 2019-04-30

South Africa Meets South Asia at Peri Peri Grill House Smoke, spice and an eclectic menu are the hallmarks of this small restaurant in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn....
18:32, 2019-06-27

Sieren's China: Controlled carnage coming for China's electric car market While Germany is finally creating the necessary infrastructure for e-mobility, China has started putting the breaks on state subsidies for electric c...
14:16, 2019-06-30

US-China trade spat: China's Asian neighbors see record investments More and more companies are relocating their factories from China amid trade tensions between Washington and Beijing, a UN report shows. Is China's "...
19:36, 2019-06-12

Report: China fighters buzz Canada warship in East China Sea BEIJING (AP) — A report says two Chinese fighter jets buzzed a Canadian warship operating in international waters in the East China Sea at a time of ...
14:56, 2019-06-27

Here's how an American photographer got the famous 'Tank man' image during China's Tiananmen protests, and why he says China should 'just come clean on what happened' Associated Press Jeff Widener arrived in Beijing in mid-1989 to help cover the growing student-led pro-democracy protests in the country. While ther...
11:32, 2019-06-04

As Canada-China relations worsen, a Trudeau cabinet minister sends cheery tweets from China The Trudeau Liberals are defending a cabinet minister's business promotion trip to China while China has two Canadians -- including a business operat...
00:00, 2019-07-04

Meatball President Criticizes NBA Coaches For Weak Statements On China, Instead Of Answering Direct Question About China President Trump was asked a direct question Wednesday about the ongoing and escalating conflict between the NBA and the Chinese government, which sta...
06:00, 2019-10-10

Sieren's China: Trump feels threatened by China's rise In the trade dispute between the US and China, Washington has placed all its bets on one card and is flexing its military muscles, too. It shows just...
17:12, 2019-05-10

China, Russia, China, or why the Air Force is right to refocus on the B-21 bomber As National Defense's Mandy Mayfield reports, the Air Force is considering refocusing its budget away from the B-1 bomber and toward the next generat...
21:04, 2019-09-20

China says US-China trade teams in contact ahead of G20 BEIJING (AP) — China says its trade negotiators are talking to their U.S. counterparts on how to resolve disputes ahead of an expected meeting betwee...
07:40, 2019-06-24

China restricting visas for ‘anti-China’ US visitors China’s Ministry of Public Security has for months been working on rules to limit the ability of anyone employed, or sponsored, by US intelligence se...
18:00, 2019-10-09

China warns US: 'Hong Kong belongs to China' China took a belligerent tone amid a torrent of condemnations of the beatings inflicted by pro-Beijing gangs who attacked protesters in Hong Kong....
21:40, 2019-07-23

Kim Kardashian Can't Help But LOL at Her First-Ever Tweet Do you remember your first tweet? Kim Kardashian sure does! The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star took a walk down memory lane over the weekend an...
17:32, 2019-10-15

Does Twitter Even Know How to Tweet? Twitter's accepting applicants for a new "Tweeter in Chief." Good luck to the doomed soul who gets the job....
00:36, 2019-05-31

Why your kid should read banned books Controversial behavior or sensitive language may add realism to the story, or it may seem gratuitous or distracting. Letting kids decide for themselv...
16:52, 2019-09-27

Should Trump be banned from Twitter? Kamala Harris urged Twitter’s CEO to ban Trump. Is she right, or would it amount to an assault on free speech?Should Donald Trump, the most powerful ...
08:44, 2019-10-04

NYC eateries don’t want to let go of banned CBD products Last month, the city’s Health Department forced 15 eateries to destroy food and drinks infused with cannabidiol, or CBD, which doesn’t get you high b...
06:20, 2019-08-22

Should silent discos be banned? Edinburgh residents have been complaining about the tours taking place during the fringe. But are they really that bad? Two writers make the case for...
18:16, 2019-09-17

Phone use while driving should be banned entirely, say MPs Report calls for ban on phones to be extended to hands-free calling, as well as tougher penalties and enforcement Mobile phone use behind the wheel ...
12:40, 2019-08-13

Cat declawing: Should it be banned, and why does it happen in the US? New York might become the first US state to ban cat declawing - but it's been illegal in Europe for years....
10:08, 2019-06-06

Your MacBook Pro might’ve just been banned from flights by the FAA Apple announced a recall program a few weeks ago for a limited number of 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops with batteries that might overheat and pose a fi...
16:56, 2019-08-14

Kevin Smith won't let That Tweet die As Kevin Smith’s career has evolved, so has our nostalgia for earlier iterations of the filmmaker, whose name was once synonymous with indie flicks l...
20:36, 2019-07-09

This tweet from the USC crew team did not age well No rowing experience? No worries, according to a posting for the University of Southern California’s crew team that appears to have foreshadowed the ...
16:00, 2019-05-06

How far can a viral tweet get you? Be careful what you wish for Adam Koszary’s ‘absolute unit’ sheep led to a job at Tesla, but his new boss, Elon Musk, has had less social media success – with one missive landing...
18:28, 2019-05-22

Philadelphia and VW ads banned for gender stereotyping Ads for cheese and an electric car fall foul of new rules banning the showing of gender stereotypes....
11:04, 2019-08-14

FAA investigating why Chick-fil-A was banned at airports The Federal Aviation Administration has launched an investigation into allegations that New York and Texas airports discriminated against Chick-fil-A...
18:20, 2019-05-29

Canadian man banned from US for trying to volunteer at festival A Canadian man claims that US Border Agents had him banned from the country for five years because they thought he would take American jobs. Kyle Kuc...
06:16, 2019-10-02

The US allows 1,300 chemicals banned by Europe to be used in cosmetics. Why? A long list of potentially harmful ingredients banned in the EU are legally allowed in the US due to historically relaxed regulationsRead our entire ...
08:44, 2019-05-22

Rocketman 'banned in Samoa over gay sex scenes' The Elton John biopic Rocketman has reportedly been banned in the Pacific island nation of Samoa over its depiction of homosexuality....
11:24, 2019-06-11

Gambling: Four ads banned from Looney Tunes app The game - considered appealing to under 18s - gave players the chance to earn "gems" by viewing ads....
12:04, 2019-06-19

Cosplayer banned from Twitch after using blackface A popular video game streamer and cosplayer has been banned from streaming site Twitch after blacking up on stream....
20:28, 2019-04-16

Car insurance ‘loyalty pricing’ could be banned News 4 Oct, 2019 The UK’s financial regulatory body estimates six million general insurance policyholders are paying £1.2bn too much...
15:44, 2019-10-04

Cotton Buds Are Being Banned In The UK, So What Are The Alternatives? The government has announced that from 2020, plastic cotton buds will be banned altogether....
12:20, 2019-05-23

Danny Baker 'so, so sorry' for disastrous tweet Presenter issues fulsome apology a day after the BBC sacked him for a royal baby chimp tweet....
12:28, 2019-05-10

Trump’s next tweet could get a warning label SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — President Donald Trump’s next tweet might come with a warning label. Starting Thursday, tweets that Twitter deems in the p...
18:20, 2019-06-27

'Don't tweet about it': Pelosi scolds progressives Speaker Nancy Pelosi chided progressives in a closed-door meeting Wednesday, calling on them to address their intra-party grievances privately rather...
17:40, 2019-07-10

Why Trump Used a Megan Rapinoe Tweet to Go Off on the NBA How did the president get from Megan Rapinoe's refusal to visit the White House to talking about NBA ownership? We have a theory....
15:48, 2019-06-28

President’s tweet stirs controversy TUCSON – The President’s tweets have generated a lot of controversy.  The tweets read: Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump Next week ICE will begi...
05:20, 2019-06-19

Zomato's Tweet Is Very Relatable For A Lot Of People. Seen It Yet? This morning, Zomato India took to Twitter to share a joke that seems to have resonated with many. If you have a special corner for all the oregano a...
10:56, 2019-09-03

Cars may be banned from London's Royal Parks News 11 Jun, 2019 Motor vehicles could be banned from driving through The Royal Parks as part of charity’s Movement Strategy...
14:08, 2019-06-11

Should Trump be banned from Twitter? | Arwa Mahdawi Kamala Harris urged Twitter’s CEO to ban Trump. Is she right, or would it amount to an assault on free speech?Should Donald Trump, the most powerful ...
18:20, 2019-10-04

Who changes nappies? 'Harmful' gender stereotypes in ads banned A new rule written into the UK's Advertising Codes should mean adverts that perpetuate harmful gender stereotypes are taken off TV....
11:52, 2019-06-14

TV star banned from advertising 'unsafe' lenses TV personality Marnie Simpson has been banned from advertising contact lenses being sold in a potentially "unsafe" and "illegal" way....
10:16, 2019-05-29

Food delivery service's TV ad banned for being 'likely to mislead' The ad, from Deliveroo, showed an astronaut receiving his order on the moon, and an escaped convict getting pizza delivered after tunneling free from...
13:24, 2019-09-13

Food-delivery service's TV ad banned for being 'likely to mislead' The ad, from Deliveroo, showed an astronaut receiving his order on the moon, and an escaped convict getting pizza delivered after tunneling free from...
12:04, 2019-09-13

Man who was ‘banned’ from takeaways looks unrecognisable after shedding 20st Darren "Dibsy" McClintock was "banned" from his favourite takeaways because of his weight ...
15:28, 2019-10-04

Twitch streamers banned for dangerous driving Live-streaming platform Twitch has banned several people after they filmed themselves while driving....
16:12, 2019-07-12

Nick Knowles: DIY SOS host banned from driving The DIY SOS host is also fined after he admitted speeding and using a mobile phone at the wheel....
15:36, 2019-06-12

Pro Fortnite Player Banned From Twitch After Claims He Was Only 12 Most of the details in Turner “Tfue” Tenney’s recent lawsuit against FaZe Clan focused on the ills of his since-leaked contract with the esports orga...
23:40, 2019-06-05

The U.K. Just Banned ‘Harmful Gender Stereotypes’ in Advertising A ban on advertisements containing “harmful” gender stereotypes came into force in the U.K. on Friday, in a move experts hope will reduce...
15:04, 2019-06-14

‘Arthur’ episode about same-sex wedding banned in Alabama “Arthur” is one controversial cartoon. Alabama Public Television pulled the Season 22 premiere of the long-running animated series. The e...
16:04, 2019-05-21

Plastic straws will be banned in the UK from April 2020 The billions of plastic straws consumed in the UK each year will be banned from April 2020. The move will also cover plastic drinks stirrers and cott...
07:00, 2019-05-22

Daniel Sturridge banned for six weeks, fined £75,000 "Daniel Sturridge has been banned for six weeks, suspended for four weeks, and fined £75,000 having been found to be in breach of FA betting rules."...
14:56, 2019-07-18

The use of twin motors banned in Formula E from 2019/20 The FIA has banned the use of twin motors in ABB FIA Formula E from the start of the 2019/20 season...
21:52, 2019-06-14

Raghunathan banned from Austria F2 round after VSC infringement MP Motorsport Formula 2 driver Mahaveer Raghunathan has been banned from the championship's next round in Austria after amassing 12 penalty points...
10:28, 2019-06-23

Whale and dolphin captivity banned by law in Canada The bill grandfathers in those that are already being held at two facilities in the country....
20:44, 2019-06-10

Traffic could be banned from Royal Parks to cut congestion Drivers could be banned from using the Royal Parks as shortcuts during the rush hour under plans to preserve them as a "refuge" from city life....
12:20, 2019-06-07

UK eco-activists banned from using boats in street protests Climate-change activists Extinction Rebellion have been banned from using their trademark boats in the last of a series of Summer protests on Friday....
15:08, 2019-07-19

'Look like Kylie Jenner' beauty ads banned from Instagram Beauty salons AKJ Aesthetics and Queen of Aesthetics used images of celebrity to promote ‘filler package’The advertising watchdog has banned Instagra...
02:00, 2019-09-25

Cream cheese ad gets banned in UK for ‘dopey dad’ stereotype A Philadelphia cream cheese ad — which shows two new fathers getting distracted and leaving their babies on a conveyor belt — has been banned in Brit...
02:40, 2019-08-18

The use of twin motors banned in Formula E from 2020 The FIA has banned the use of twin motors in ABB FIA Formula E from the start of the 2019/20 season...
21:16, 2019-06-14

Instagram ads banned for 'misleading' Kardashian link The Instagram ads misled customers and suggested celebrities had used the treatments, the ASA found....
10:52, 2019-09-25

Warriors’ investor banned for 1 year, fined $500,000 by NBA OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Toronto guard Kyle Lowry wanted the Golden State Warriors’ executive who shoved him during an NBA Finals game ousted fro...
08:32, 2019-06-07

DOTA 2 Cheats Are Getting Their Asses Banned Until 2038 Valve released a matchmaking update for DOTA 2 yesterday, and as part of that some players breaking the rules have begun receiving comically long ban...
01:20, 2019-09-19

Phone use while driving should be banned entirely, says Transport Committee Report calls for ban on phones to be extended to hands-free calling, as well as tougher penalties and enforcement Mobile phone use behind the wheel ...
12:08, 2019-08-13

Bulgarian brothers banned from tennis for corruption LONDON (AP) — Two brothers from Bulgaria have been provisionally suspended from professional tennis for corruption. The Tennis Integrity Unity says 2...
13:48, 2019-06-17

Extinction Rebellion protests should be embraced, not banned The move to haul protesters off London’s streets reflects a scientifically and economically illiterate political and media elite in denial about the ...
14:48, 2019-10-15

Climate groups call for SUVs to be banned Climate groups including Greenpeace and Deutsche Umwelthilfe called on Monday for sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) to be banned as part of a wider campa...
15:40, 2019-09-09

Outdoor smoking now banned in Sweden in certain places STOCKHOLM (AP) — An outdoor smoking ban in Sweden in certain public places, including playgrounds and train station platforms, has taken effect. The ...
10:44, 2019-07-01

Kansas University faculty wants Chick-fil-A banned A few Kansas University faculty members are not fans of allowing Chick-fil-A to be served on campus because they believe the chain violates “sa...
19:20, 2019-09-03

FIA explains why it banned twin-motors from Formula E The FIA has clarified the decision to ban twin-motor powertrains from Formula E, with technical director Gilles Simon saying it was taken over costs ...
15:00, 2019-06-28

Zoo trade in baby elephants banned internationally The international wildlife regulator bans the capture and export of baby African elephants....
18:16, 2019-08-27

Zlatan banned: Ibrahimovic suspended 2 games by MLS LOS ANGELES (AP) — LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been suspended two games by Major League Soccer’s disciplinary committee for his co...
00:28, 2019-05-18

'Send nudes' Boohoo ad banned after complaint The advert for clothes in skin tones was not socially responsible, the UK advertising watchdog rules....
01:12, 2019-10-16

Police banned from using facial recognition in San Francisco A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers is considering federal legislation to limit the use of facial recognition technologies by law enforcement agenci...
07:36, 2019-05-31

First ads banned for contravening UK gender stereotyping rules Watchdog bans VW and Philadelphia ads with bungling dads and ‘passive’ womenTwo television ads, one featuring new dads bungling comically while looki...
02:24, 2019-08-14

FIA to review rule that let banned Raghunathan race on in F2 The FIA will investigate a rule that allowed banned Formula 2 driver Mahaveer Raghunathan to race on in the series during the Paul Ricard weekend...
11:24, 2019-06-25

‘Violent’ Hells Angels banned from the Netherlands AMSTERDAM – A Dutch court on Wednesday banned the Hells Angels motorcycle gang in the Netherlands, saying it had a track record of violent crim...
20:40, 2019-05-29

Have people in the UK really been banned from shooting wood pigeons? A legal victory means 16 species of bird, including wood pigeons and crows, can no longer be killed with impunity in the UK...
19:12, 2019-04-25

Milton’s Shakespeare Was Just a Trans-Atlantic Tweet Away A scholar in England suspected annotations in a First Folio at the Free Library of Philadelphia were John Milton’s, so he connected the dots with som...
03:12, 2019-09-20

Teen claims to tweet from her smart fridge – but did she really? A Twitter user’s claim to have tweeted from a kitchen appliance went viral but experts have cast doubtA resourceful teenager appeared to have taken t...
03:08, 2019-08-16

Nickelback is getting a (relatively) big bump thanks to that stupid Trump tweet A few days ago, we reported that Donald Trump (a man so naive and weak-willed that he was able to get conned into abusing his presidential powers by…...
01:08, 2019-10-07

Journalist 'no-platformed' by GPs over Enoch Powell tweet Julia Hartley-Brewer's invitation to speak at a conference was rescinded after doctors complained....
11:32, 2019-06-01

15 Minutes to ‘Mayhem’: How a Tweet Led to a Shortage at Popeyes The “chicken sandwich wars” with Chick-fil-A captivated the internet and drove record sales. Then they became a logistical headache....
19:52, 2019-08-29

MLB: Umpire union tweet about Machado was ‘inappropriate’ SAN DIEGO (AP) — Major League Baseball says it was inappropriate for the umpire’s union to comment on the one-game suspension levied against Sa...
03:16, 2019-06-19

The Londoner: Racism row over Brexiteer's tweet Anti-Brexit campaigner Femi Oluwole responds to Leave.EU figure's comments / Labour's biscuit bother / Jurgen Klopp wades into politics / Andrea Jenk...
13:28, 2019-05-31

Colbert mocks Trump's tariff tweet with '90s hit Late-night hosts invoked "Game of Thrones" and Taco Bell to mock President Donald Trump's latest trade war with China....
15:56, 2019-05-15

The Complicated Story Behind Trump’s Casino Tweet On Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump shot off a tweet that knocked a proposal he characterized as “a special interest casino Bill.”...
00:00, 2019-05-09

Florida Bar won’t dismiss complaint over Rep. Gaetz tweet TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida Bar disciplinary investigation will continue into a tweet sent by Republican U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz about President ...
20:44, 2019-05-08

Elon Musk says 'pedo guy' tweet was not accusation The Tesla CEO's lawyers say the term means "creepy old man" in South Africa where Mr Musk grew up....
10:00, 2019-09-17

Bill Cosby says he is still ‘America’s Dad’ in Father Day’s tweet Despite serving a prison sentence for sexual assault, Bill Cosby stays active on social media. On Sunday, he posted a Father’s Day message on Twitter...
18:20, 2019-06-17

Pelosi scolds AOC, progressives: Don’t tweet, talk to me! Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday warned progressive members of Congress to stop tweeting insults at their moderate colleagues — as one of the apparent objec...
04:56, 2019-07-11

US gallery banned from purchasing Joseph Wright painting The government says it is important the 18th Century painting by Joseph Wright stays in the UK....
13:44, 2019-10-18

Vodafone 'gigafast' ad banned after Virgin Media complaint The promotion described broadband packages as being "gigafast" that did not offer 1Gbps speeds....
01:12, 2019-04-17

Gerard Batten banned from standing again for UKIP leader Former Ukip leader Gerard Batten has been banned by his own party from standing for the leadership again....
13:56, 2019-07-09

Shambala: The festival that banned cow’s milk, meat and glitter Shambala Festival has reduced their carbon footprint by over 80% and eradicated disposable plastics...
06:04, 2019-08-31

Michael Pineda suspended 60 games for banned diuretic MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Twins pitcher Michael Pineda was suspended for 60 games on Saturday for taking a diuretic, a big blow to the rotation of a fi...
03:20, 2019-09-08

A Year Later, Twitter’s New Banned Speech Policy Adds Little to the Old One An effort to forbid “dehumanizing” tweets was scaled back after criticism and debate, and for now focuses only on those directed at religious groups....
17:16, 2019-07-09

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds all: Cannabis is banned in Japan TOKYO (AP) — Cannabis has been legalized in some parts of the world. But the chief executive of next year’s Tokyo Olympics has reminded potenti...
08:44, 2019-06-11

Chronicle director Josh Trank says he banned Max Landis from set Earlier today The Daily Beast published a damning exposé in which eight women came forward with allegations that they had suffered repeated sexual as...
23:00, 2019-06-18

Trump Claims He Banned Trans Troops Because 'Drugs' President Donald Trump started winding down his less-than-thrilling state visit to the United Kingdom on Wednesday with a sit-down interview with one...
15:56, 2019-06-05

'Base jumping' Macallan whisky advert banned Regulators find that an advert for The Macallan promoted "risky behaviour" and was irresponsible....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Ibrahimovic banned for violent conduct in LA Galaxy victory "LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the nec...
13:08, 2019-05-18

Dibsy debates if 'fat-shaming' works after he was banned from takeaways Dibsy shot to fame when he was banned from takeaway chains by his personal trainer. He has since shed 20st – and some think this is down to 'fat sham...
18:56, 2019-10-08

Styrofoam-slinging food cart vendors don’t know it’s banned The city began enforcing its ban on Styrofoam Monday following a six-month warning period — but some food cart vendors claimed they didn’...
02:04, 2019-07-02

The Warm-Up: Will anyone notice if Man City are banned from the Champions League? "Plus, the complicated feelings about Chris Hughton\u0027s sacking, Alexis apologies for his form but not his moustache, and Mike Dean"...
09:48, 2019-05-14

Messi banned from internationals for three months for 'corruption' outburst "Aug 3 (Reuters) - Argentina\u0027s Lionel Messi has been banned from international duty for three months and fined $50,000 after levelling accusatio...
12:04, 2019-08-03

2 Russian biathletes banned based on doping lab data MOSCOW (AP) — Two Russian biathletes have been banned for doping based on computer data from a laboratory in Moscow. The International Biathlon Union...
14:08, 2019-06-25

Controversial Palestinian rappers banned from performing in Berlin Known for their anti-Israel lyrics, Palestinian rappers Shadi Al-Bourini and Shadi Al-Najjar were due to headline a so-called "solidarity rally" held...
17:56, 2019-09-25

LG smart refrigerator used for tweeting by teen whose mom banned electronics A teenager who claims her mother took her electronics away seemingly resorted to what might be the last imaginable place to tweet from: a refrigerato...
14:56, 2019-08-14

Trump tweets support for far-right figures banned by Facebook President railed against social media companies on Saturday and said he would ‘monitor the censorship’ of US citizens Donald Trump criticized social ...
23:28, 2019-05-04

Father jailed for stalking judge who banned him from seeing his children A father who branded a family court judge a "vile monster" in a series of threatening messages during a nine-month online stalking campaign has been ...
14:24, 2019-08-07

Cubs fan could be banned for life after sneaking racist symbol onto TV The Chicago Cubs are investigating a fan who appeared to flash a white power sign in back of a black reporter during a live broadcast, team officials...
15:28, 2019-05-08

2 Canadian track figures banned after sex harassment inquiry OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Two fixtures of Canadian track and field have been banned after a sexual harassment investigation. Athletics Canada, the sport...
21:28, 2019-05-06

3 types of passengers who deserve to be banned from commercial flights They're inconsiderate. They irritate you. And sometimes, they infect you. We shouldn't have to put up with these passengers on commercial flights. &#...
14:16, 2019-10-18

2-year-old banned from nursery because her deformed skull is too scary No deformities allowed. That was the message sent to the parents of 2-year-old Sofya Zakharova when they tried to enroll the tot in a nursery. “...
17:28, 2019-09-26

Milan banned from Europa League for one year after FFP breach Cas says Milan breached FFP in three separate seasonsTorino could be given Milan’s Europa League spotMilan has struck a deal with Uefa to serve a one...
13:56, 2019-06-28

New drivers could be banned at night as graduated licences explored News 18 Jul, 2019 Department for Transport says graduated driving licences are "being explored further", including a night-time ban for...
10:04, 2019-07-18

Autonomous weapons that kill must be banned, insists UN chief UN Secretary-General António Guterres urged artificial intelligence (AI) experts meeting in Geneva on Monday to push ahead with their work to restric...
16:36, 2019-04-09

AC Milan midfielder Paqueta banned for slapping referee "AC Milan midfielder Lucas Paqueta has been banned for three games after slapping a referee during a Serie A match, the league\u0027s disciplinary co...
18:20, 2019-05-07

Vietnam banned animated 'Abominable' over way territory is depicted on map Vietnam will not allow "Abominable" to screen in its movie theaters because of the way a disputed territory is depicted on a map in the family film....
17:08, 2019-10-14

Dr Disrespect Streams Inside An E3 Bathroom, Gets Banned From Twitch Today, popular Twitch streamer Guy “Dr Disrespect” Beahm got suspended from Twitch after streaming from inside a bathroom at the Los Angeles Conventi...
02:20, 2019-06-12

Pregnant reality star's 'irresponsible' post banned The Advertising Standards Authority banned reality star's ad for making claims about weight loss....
13:04, 2019-07-31

Half of parents 'want mobile phones banned in schools' A new survey suggests that 49% of parents think the devices should be banned outright in UK schools....
01:44, 2019-08-30

Viking Symbols and Runes May Soon Be Banned by the Swedish Government Depictions of the runes and Norse symbols such as Thor’s hammer may soon be banned in Sweden. Hate groups have been using many of these symbols for y...
20:36, 2019-05-23

Activists say Istanbul Pride banned by Turkish authorities ISTANBUL (AP) — Activists in Istanbul say Turkish authorities have banned a pride march for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex rights for the...
15:24, 2019-06-30

Referee who forced wrestler to cut dreadlocks banned for two years Alan Maloney given two-year ban for December 2018 incidentNew Jersey referee is suing for defamation, emotional distressA referee who told a New Jers...
23:00, 2019-09-18

Plastic straws will be banned in England from April 2020 The billions of plastic straws consumed in the UK each year will be banned from April 2020. The move will also cover plastic drinks stirrers and cott...
17:24, 2019-05-22

 Disney super fan banned for life after drunken antics Her story didn’t have fairy tale ending. A drunk and aggressive Disney super fan was banned for life from all of the company’s Florida th...
17:20, 2019-09-10

Disney super fan banned for life after drunken antics Her story didn’t have a fairy-tale ending. A drunk and aggressive Disney super fan was banned for life from all of the company’s Florida ...
18:48, 2019-09-10

Previously Banned Fortnite Duo Qualifies For World Cup Finals Yesterday, Fortnite duo Damion “XXiF” Cook and Ronald “Ronaldo” Mach qualified for the World Cup by placing third with 91 points in the eighth week o...
11:16, 2019-06-04

Diesel cars could be banned from Bristol city centre News 12 Jun, 2019 Bristol City Council will discuss a proposed ‘Clean Air Plan,’ which suggests banning diesel cars the city centre to ...
15:04, 2019-06-12

Former canoe world champion from Russia banned for 4 years LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Canoe Federation says former world champion Oleg Zhestkov of Russia has been banned for four years for...
11:36, 2019-06-10

Kay Jewelers splits with worker who banned armed deputy STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Kay Jewelers has split with a North Carolina store manager who wouldn’t allow a deputy to pick up an engagement ring b...
14:00, 2019-06-07

Columbia’s marching band banned from all sporting events Columbia University’s marching band has lost all its school funding — and will be banned from performing at all athletic events “for the ...
17:08, 2019-09-27

3 Russian soccer players banned over match-fixing MOSCOW (AP) — Three Russian soccer players have been banned for three years each in a match-fixing case. The three, all defenders for third-tier club...
16:28, 2019-06-07

Asian Games champ Keyhani banned for doping MONACO (AP) — Asian Games steeplechase champion Hosein Keyhani has been banned for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit, which handles doping cases i...
11:44, 2019-06-21

Man accused of killing Mackenzie Lueck was banned from university The man arrested in the alleged murder of University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck was banned seven years ago from the Utah State University Campus...
21:04, 2019-07-03

Google Maps directions are so bad in this Italian town, the app has been ‘banned’ I had some minor frustrations with Google Maps during a recent stay in Paris, which I wrote about here and which caused me to switch to relying on Ap...
15:48, 2019-10-17

Norwegian Cruise Passengers Live-Tweet a Mutiny Faced with broken toilets, canceled shore visits and a lack of information, travelers on the Norwegian Spirit staged — and chronicled — a rebellion o...
14:16, 2019-10-11

Russian blogger sentenced to 5 years in prison for a tweet A Moscow court has sentenced Vladislav Sinitsa to prison for a tweet promoting "extremism" and "violence." The blogger is one several Russians jailed...
20:00, 2019-09-03

FA looking into tweet posted by Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva • Silva criticised for tweet with controversial Conguitos logo • City midfielder deleted the tweet later on SundayThe Football Association is looking...
00:28, 2019-09-23

John Cusack apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet Actor John Cusack is apologizing for tweeting an anti-Semitic cartoon and quotation after defending the post, then deleting it. The image showed a bl...
23:24, 2019-06-18

What does ‘30-50 feral hogs’ mean? Anti-gun control tweet goes viral Pesky wild hogs have taken over the internet, after being invoked in the debate about gun control. The odd development began with a tweet about assau...
21:40, 2019-08-06

Comey leaked memos because of Trump’s ‘tapes’ tweet: DOJ James Comey told investigators that he leaked memos of his Oval Office conversations with President Trump in a bid to get preserved the supposed “tap...
20:24, 2019-08-29

#WheresHunter becomes top trend online, thanks to viral Trump tweet Where’s Hunter Biden? After President Trump posted the question on his Twitter feed yesterday, thousands of social media users responded with t...
19:20, 2019-10-12

Ole Miss professor slammed over political tweet gets tenure JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Trustees of Mississippi’s eight public universities are granting tenure to a University of Mississippi sociology professo...
22:52, 2019-05-16

Trudeau on Trump’s ‘go back’ tweet: ‘That’s not how we do things in Canada’ Trudeau did not explicitly condemn the remarks although U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May called them "completely unacceptable."...
19:04, 2019-07-15

Bernardo Silva charged by FA over Mendy tweet and could face ban • Manchester City player charged with misconduct• FA set to recommend at least six-game ban if Silva found guiltyManchester City’s Bernardo Silva has...
11:36, 2019-10-02

Chinese-listed stocks boosted by qualifying tweet (FXI) The market was abuzz Friday with the news that the Trump Administration is discussing the possibilit...
20:08, 2019-09-30

This football-throwing tweet is Robbie Amell’s ‘nightmare’ Robbie Amell may not be a quarterback, but he’s out to prove he’s better than the one he played on-screen. After being called out for his...
20:12, 2019-08-06

Sterling hopes FA will be understanding over Silva's tweet to Mendy "Manchester City striker Raheem Sterling said he hoped the Football Association (FA) would understand that Bernardo Silva\u0027s Twitter exchange wit...
23:12, 2019-09-28

Russian blogger Sinitsa jailed for 'incitement' tweet A Moscow court sentenced financial manager Vladislav Sinitsa to five years in a labour camp....
14:00, 2019-09-03

Viggo Mortensen attacks Spain's far-right Vox over Aragorn tweet Actor says his Lord of the Rings character ‘advocates inclusion of the various races’Viggo Mortensen has rebuked Spain’s far-right party Vox for usin...
19:56, 2019-05-07

Bishop faces backlash after tweet about Pride Month PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s Roman Catholic bishop is facing backlash after tweeting that Catholics should not support or attend LGBT...
19:16, 2019-06-02

Silva charged by FA for Mendy tweet - could face six-match ban "Bernardo Silva has been charged with “aggravated misconduct” by the FA and could face a six-game ban for his tweet aimed at Manchester City team-mat...
12:00, 2019-10-02

Priyanka Chopra accused of 'encouraging nuclear war' over tweet Actress Priyanka Chopra has been called a hypocrite and accused of "encouraging nuclear war" over a tweet she posted supporting Indian armed forces a...
11:08, 2019-08-12

Kentucky pastor: I was victim of a ‘drive-by’ Trump tweet A Kentucky pastor said he was “a victim of a drive-by tweet” from President Trump, who mistakenly sent a post his way while attacking a network news ...
20:28, 2019-09-04

One Viral Tweet Unleashed Many Clever Hotel Hacks. Take A Look It all started when Twitter user Rick Klau shared a smart tip to close the curtains completely in a hotel room to keep the sunlight out. Soon, Twitte...
06:48, 2019-10-08

Cuomo responds to Trump’s tweet about the Second Avenue subway Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday he was as puzzled as anyone by President Trump’s Saturday morning tweet pledging to help build the Second Avenue...
02:16, 2019-08-28

Times apologizes for tweet, revises Kavanaugh article NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times is under fire for its story about a new sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh...
17:56, 2019-09-16

Last night's best Game Of Thrones tweet somehow came from The King Of Queens My eyes are getting wearyMy back is getting tightI’m sitting here in traffic on the Queensborough bridge tonightBut, I don’t care ‘cause all I want t...
19:28, 2019-05-20

Malala's Witty Tweet On iPhone 11 Has Twitter In Splits The latest iPhone with their triple camera setup, reminiscent of a fidget spinner, led to many hilarious comparisons and jokes on social media. Nobel...
11:12, 2019-09-11

In a Dangerous Move, NOAA Debases Itself in the Name of Trump's Bad Tweet Against all odds, we have reached an even lower nadir in Donald Trump’s war on the hurricane forecast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administr...
16:04, 2019-09-07

Viral: Teen Claims She Used Smart Fridge To Tweet – But Did She Really? A resourceful teenager claims she used her family's smart fridge to tweet after her mother confiscated her phone. The Twitter user, named Dorothy, tw...
05:24, 2019-08-16

KLM blasted for sharing tweet about fatalities based on seats The Dutch airline KLM took a social media beating this week after its India team shared a tweet about the seats where passengers are most likely to d...
15:44, 2019-07-18

Man arrested over racist tweet about Liverpool's Mohamed Salah Merseyside police say man being questioned on suspicion of racially aggravated public order offenceA man has been arrested after a racist tweet was p...
20:16, 2019-08-08

"Not Going To Challan You": Nagpur Police's Tweet To Vikram Lander Asking Chandrayaan 2's Vikram lander to respond, Nagpur City Police said in a tweet this afternoon that they would not fine it for "breaking the sign...
14:44, 2019-09-09

Kick It Out call for action over Bernardo Silva tweet "Kick It Out has called upon the FA to act after Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva invoked a \"racist stereotype\" on social media over the w...
14:44, 2019-09-23

John Cusack apologises for anti-Semitic tweet The actor said he "mistakenly" shared the image, believing it related to an Israeli hospital bombing....
14:16, 2019-06-18

Why Trump's tweet about (not) going to the Moon is a problem for space exploration Just one month after proclaiming his administration's mission to go back to the moon before going to on to Mars, President Donald Trump seemed to com...
17:48, 2019-06-11

AOC decries ‘myth’ of low-paying jobs in emotional tweet In an emotional outpouring, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shared her feelings about graduating from waitress work to being a member of Congress — and...
22:08, 2019-05-11

New York Times deletes tweet saying ‘airplanes took aim’ at towers on 9/11 The New York Times has deleted a tweet saying “airplanes took aim” at the Twin Towers on 9/11 after getting flack for not mentioning that Al Queda te...
22:44, 2019-09-11

Topeka police sorry for Father’s Day tweet in poor taste TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Topeka police have apologized for a Father’s Day tweet that encouraged people to turn in dads who have outstanding warrants...
21:16, 2019-06-17

BBC DJ fired after royal baby tweet with chimpanzee picture LONDON (AP) — A BBC disk jockey has been fired after using a picture of a chimpanzee in a tweet about the royal baby born to Meghan the Duchess of Su...
13:24, 2019-05-09

British Man Arrested For Racist Tweet About Mohamed Salah A 32-year-old Englishman was arrested this morning on suspicion of committing a hate crime for sending a tweet that, according to the Liverpool Echo,...
23:44, 2019-08-08

Fox’s Tomi Lahren apologizes for tweet on Kamala Harris Fox News personality Tomi Lahren apologizes for an offensive tweet directed at Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris...
19:20, 2019-08-01

‘The Hunt’ canceled after Trump slams movie in tweet A controversial soon-to-be released movie trashed by President Trump on Twitter Friday has been canceled entirely, Universal Studios announced Saturd...
22:04, 2019-08-10

Cruise ships banned from Venice after outrage over canal crashes CRUISE ships have been banned from Venice after outrage following a series of crashes in the city’s famous canals....
11:36, 2019-08-08

Anti-semitic Arizona pastor becomes first person banned from Ireland An anti-gay, anti-Semitic Arizona pastor on Sunday became the first person to be banned from Ireland, according to a report....
05:44, 2019-05-13

Reality star's 'irresponsible' pregnant Instagram post banned A reality TV star who promoted weight loss supplements on Instagram while she was pregnant has had the post banned....
15:44, 2019-07-31

Afghanistan’s football president banned for life for sexual abuse • Keramuudin Karim fined a million Swiss dollars• Fifa says he abused his position of powerThe suspended Afghanistan Football Federation president, K...
18:08, 2019-06-08

Alabama church to screen banned ‘Arthur’ gay wedding episode BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A Methodist church in Alabama is screening an episode of the PBS children’s show “Arthur” that has been shunned ...
11:52, 2019-06-04

The lost Louvre of Uzbekistan: the museum that rescued banned masterpieces This crumbling museum in a bleak town by a dried-out sea has one of the world’s greatest collections of avant-garde art, rescued from Stalin’s clutch...
16:32, 2019-05-21

Violent fans banned from entering Brazil for Copa America RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian Justice Minister Sergio Moro says soccer fans with a record of violence have been banned from Brazil as the country p...
18:20, 2019-05-13

Maximum Security Rider Banned 15 Days For Derby Interference LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Jockey Luis Saez has been suspended for 15 days for failing to control Maximum Security and causing interference that resulted ...
18:20, 2019-05-13

Pregnant Jemma Lucy's 'irresponsible' Instagram post banned The Advertising Standards Authority banned reality star's ad for making claims about weight loss....
02:48, 2019-07-31

Browns fan banned for Logan Ryan beer toss: I wasn’t even there! Drink it in: The Browns may have just punished the wrong fan in the aftermath of Sunday’s beer toss. After a Cleveland fan was caught on camera...
02:36, 2019-09-12

Banned Fortnite Streamer Admits He's 12, Streams On YouTube With His Mom Supervising A pro Fortnite player signed to the esports organization FaZe Clan, who was recently banned from Twitch for being under the age of 13, has admitted ...
01:44, 2019-06-07

Indiana Pacers’ Tyreke Evans banned from NBA due to drug violation Evans, a 10-year NBA veteran who played last season for the Indiana Pacers and was set to become an unrestricted free agent, is eligible to apply for...
06:16, 2019-05-18

Virgin Active gym-goer banned after 'masturbating in full view' A VIRGIN active gym-goer has been banned after allegedly masturbating in full view of other people exercising....
00:16, 2019-05-21

Uniformed police officers banned at Sacramento pride parade SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Organizers of a pride parade in the California state capital have banned uniformed police officers from participating in th...
21:48, 2019-06-04

Hells Angels biker gangs banned by Netherlands court Judges in the Netherlands said the biker gang was led by "a culture of violence" and represented a danger to the public. It is the third biker gang t...
16:12, 2019-05-29

Banned in Boston: Without vaping, medical marijuana patients must adapt In the first few days of the four-month ban on all vaping products in Massachusetts, Laura Lee Medeiros, a medical marijuana patient, began to worry....
21:00, 2019-10-01

Holocaust survivor opens book fair after neo-fascist banned Polish Holocaust survivor opened a book fair in Italy, her attendance made possible after organizers banned a publisher linked to a neo-fascist group...
15:48, 2019-05-09

Chuck Todd has list of banned guests but won’t reveal names Meet the Press host Chuck Todd has a list of banned guests “who regularly mislead,” but he’s not telling viewers who they are....
20:04, 2019-09-04

Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' banned in Samoa due to homosexuality The Pacific nation of Samoa has banned the Elton John biopic "Rocketman" because of its depictions of homosexuality....
14:32, 2019-06-11

Vaping advert banned for implying product endorsed by Mo Farah An advertisement for a vaping product has been banned for implying it was endorsed by Olympic champion Mo Farah....
03:04, 2019-08-28

Natural News—hawker of vitamins and far-right conspiracies—banned from Facebook Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Facebook on Sunday removed the prominent health and conspiracy site Natural News from its platform and banned its in...
19:52, 2019-06-10

Cubs Fan Using "OK" Hand Gesture Behind Doug Glanville Gets Banned Indefinitely At the start of the bottom of the third inning of last night’s Marlins-Cubs game, the NBC Sports Chicago broadcast cut to analyst Doug Glanville for ...
02:36, 2019-05-09

England’s Eoin Morgan banned for fourth ODI due to slow over-rate • England captain suspended for slow over-rate in third ODI• Bairstow reprimanded for hitting stumps after dismissal Eoin Morgan is set to hand over ...
14:44, 2019-05-15

Bradford’s George Flanagan banned for eight games for testicle attack • Attack made on Toronto’s French full-back Hakim Miloudi• Flanagan pleaded guilty and was also handed £250 fineThe Bradford hooker George Flanagan h...
22:56, 2019-08-13

Dusan Borkovic banned from remainder of 2019 TCR Europe season TCR Europe frontrunner Dusan Borkovic has been banned from competing in the series for the remainder of the 2019 season for "inadmissible behaviour" ...
15:20, 2019-07-16

Russian travel embargo worsens; flights from Georgia banned After banning Russian airlines from flying to Georgia, Moscow is to stop its southern neighbor's airlines from landing at its airports. Relations slu...
20:36, 2019-06-22

A camera phone that puts Samsung and Apple to shame now has 5G, too – but it’s banned in the US Verizon just launched the Galaxy S10 5G, but Samsung is hardly the only company putting out 5G smartphones this year. International carriers have als...
20:24, 2019-05-17

Roger Stone banned from social media for violating gag order A fed-up federal judge banned Roger Stone from posting on social media for allegedly repeatedly violating a gag order in his case. DC Judge Amy Berma...
21:32, 2019-07-16

Hong Kong: Banned pro-independence party chief arrested The Hong Kong National Party's Andy Chan was detained along with seven others. Civil servants are due to rally in support of the weekslong anti-gover...
11:12, 2019-08-02

Russia to develop previously banned missiles, Vladimir Putin says The Russian president has expressed a "certain alarm" over the US deployment of intermediate-range conventional missiles in Asia. He said Moscow woul...
19:16, 2019-09-05

Principal who banned books over homosexuality is busted for child porn A Kentucky vocational school principal is facing child porn charges — a decade after he banned books for “soft pornography” and homosexual content, a...
18:32, 2019-08-30

Kenya’s Olympic track coach banned 10 years for corruption The coach of Kenya’s Olympic track team in 2016 has been banned for 10 years for corruption after he asked for $12,000 to give athletes advance...
14:52, 2019-05-22

Young drivers could be banned from roads at night under government plans Young drivers could be banned from the road at night under plans to improve safety, the Department for Transport (DfT) has announced....
02:32, 2019-07-18

Social worker banned from work after pursuing abuse victim for sex A social worker who repeatedly called and messaged a vulnerable domestic abuse victim to tell her he was looking for a girlfriend has been suspended ...
13:08, 2019-09-09

Jennifer Lopez stripper film Hustlers banned in Malaysia The country's film censorship board decrees that Hustlers is "not suitable for public screening"....
15:12, 2019-09-20

Huawei’s next big flagship phone launches next month, and it might be banned from using Android Huawei’s highly anticipated Mate 30 series will be formally unveiled on September 18 in Munich, though our original expectation that the phones...
14:04, 2019-08-29

OIympic race walk medalist banned for four years for doping MONACO — Olympic race walk silver medalist Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez has been banned for four years for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit, which pr...
12:12, 2019-05-10

NYPD busts repeat city subway criminal, wants him banned A recidivist robber and subway sex offender released from jail earlier this summer has been busted — and police want to keep him out of the system fo...
01:56, 2019-09-05

OIympic race walk medalist banned for 4 years for doping MONACO (AP) — Olympic race walk silver medalist Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez has been banned for four years for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit, whi...
12:00, 2019-05-10

Mike Pence Brought A Motorcade To An Island That Banned Cars Mike Pence showed up to Mackinac Island, Michigan in a convoy of eight cars. That’s eight more cars than Mackinac Island sees most days, since the is...
22:32, 2019-09-22

Could Mets recoup Yoenis Cespedes’ money? Here’s what’s banned in one contract On a characteristically chaotic day — even a win didn’t make it that much better — the Mets did one thing right: They offered few facts and even fewe...
21:52, 2019-05-21

Should people without children be banned from Disney World? | Arwa Mahdawi A Facebook rant claims the theme park is blighted by ‘IMMATURE’ millennials in ‘SLUTTY’ shorts. But why would anyone without kids ever waste their ti...
16:48, 2019-07-31

Gendered language like 'manhole' will soon be banned from Berkeley's city codes Soon, there will be no more manholes in the city of Berkeley, California. There will also be no chairmen, no manpower, no policemen or policewomen....
16:52, 2019-07-18

Mel C says she has banned discussing diets at home in front of her 10-year-old daughter The popstar, 45, previously discussed having an eating disorder and being diagnosed with depression...
01:16, 2019-09-27

Elton John film ‘Rocketman’ banned in Samoa over gay scenes Samoa's principal censor told the Samoa Observer that the activity depicted on screen violated laws....
15:44, 2019-06-11

Lionel Messi banned from Argentina national team for 3 months Lionel Messi will miss four international friendlies after a lengthy ban from CONMEBOL. The Argentine captain accused the South American soccer gover...
05:20, 2019-08-03

Olympic marathon runner-up Kirwa banned 4 years for doping MONACO (AP) — Olympic marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been banned for four years for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa’...
13:48, 2019-06-17

Thousands celebrate Istanbul Pride, despite march being banned by authorities Thousands of people have lined the streets to celebrate Istanbul Pride, despite the march being banned by authorities for the fifth year....
23:04, 2019-06-30

Riot Says It Hasn't Banned Casters From Saying 'Hong Kong Attitude' With all the protests going on in Hong Kong, League of Legends casters appear to be avoiding saying the team name “Hong Kong Attitude” and seem to ev...
16:56, 2019-10-11

'No regrets' for professional gamer banned over Hong Kong support Chung ‘blitzchung’ Ng Wai was expelled from Hearthstone eventOrganizers announce one-year suspension and pull prize moneyChinese holding company Tenc...
23:16, 2019-10-08

Russian Olympic gold medalist rower banned for doping MOSCOW (AP) — Russian rower and Olympic gold medalist Sergei Fedorovtsev has been banned for four years for doping. Fedorovtsev won Olympic gold in q...
00:52, 2019-06-28

Kawhi Leonard: From ‘King of the North’ to banned at L.A. coffee shops The owner of a popular Los Angeles-based coffee chain has banned NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard from stores....
23:52, 2019-07-09

Pilot banned for life after allowing Egyptian actor to sit in cockpit An Egyptian pilot has been banned for life after he allowed a square-jawed film star to sit in the cockpit and ham it up at the controls of a private...
20:44, 2019-10-18

Riot Says It Hasn't Banned Casters From Saying "Hong Kong Attitude" With all the protests going on in Hong Kong, League of Legends casters appear to be avoiding saying the team name “Hong Kong Attitude” and seem to ev...
13:24, 2019-10-11

Arsenal academy coach banned for abusive language to Under-9s referee • Alex Nichols reduced teenage female referee to tears• Nichols banned for three games and finedAn Arsenal academy coach has been fined and banned fo...
19:24, 2019-06-13

Protesters in Hong Kong are now banned from police housing areas The government has refused to concede to the protesters' demand for an independent inquiry into accusations of police brutality....
05:04, 2019-10-15

First British eRacing champion banned for using bot to gain unfair advantage • Cameron Jeffers suspended for six months• Title awarded to James Phillips insteadProfessional cycling has been infamously dogged by cheating in pre...
21:08, 2019-10-04

Ice cream vans banned from London streets in crackdown on pollution Ice cream vans are being banned from some parts of London as councils crack down on toxic air pollution....
13:12, 2019-05-01

Illegal Chinese refrigerator factories are selling banned CFCs Last month it was revealed that someone somewhere was still manufacturing banned CFCs. Now it appears that illegal factories in China are the source...
21:00, 2019-04-11

AC Milan banned from Uefa Europa League for FFP breach, CAS confirms AC Milan have been banned from the 2019-20 Europa League season for breaching Uefa's Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations, the Court of Arbitration ...
12:52, 2019-06-28

‘Beautiful People’ dating site: These ‘ugly’ flaws get you banned Who asked you, Beautiful People? Users on the controversial dating website, which is said to have turned away some 8.5 million would-be members, has ...
20:32, 2019-05-06

Danny Baker sacked by BBC over chimp tweet about royal baby Danny Baker has been sacked by the BBC after tweeting a joke about the duke and duchess of Sussex's son using a picture of a monkey....
12:00, 2019-05-09

Jim Carrey's pro-abortion tweet backfires: 'You blessed the pro-life movement with this' Actor Jim Carrey's latest tweet took a shot at Alabama's abortion law, but it seemed to backfire, receiving praise from pro-lifers....
20:24, 2019-05-20

Step aside, Kevin Smith: Here are some more contenders for the worst tweet of all time You, dear reader, may or not be familiar with Roko’s Basilisk, a thought experiment popular with self-described “libertarian techno-futurists” and, o...
21:16, 2019-09-20

Kirsten Dunst has some thoughts on that tweet that called her "Spider-Man's girlfriend" Beyond the occasional retweet and stray promotion here and there, Kirsten Dunst is not the most active being on social media. However, she did manage...
23:08, 2019-09-20

The Latest: President Trump praises Sen. Mike Enzi in tweet GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi’s announcement that he will not run for a fifth term in 2020. (all times local): 7:55 p...
04:16, 2019-05-05