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In a first, Airbnb takes action against guest for party

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:34:17 -0400

For the first time, Airbnb is taking legal action against a guest for violating its ban on unauthorized parties

Iowa farmers assess losses after storm flattened cornfields

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:20:07 -0400

Farmers across much of Iowa are dealing with the heartbreaking aftermath of a rare wind storm that turned what was looking like a record corn crop into deep losses

Today in History

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:32 -0400

Today in History Today is Thursday, Aug. 13, the 226th day of 2020. There are 140 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 13, 1961, East Germany sealed off the border between Berlin’s eastern and western sectors before building a wall that would divide the city for the next 28 years. On this date: In 1521, Spanish conqueror Hernando Cortez captured Tenochtitlan (teh-natch-teet-LAHN’), present-day Mexico City, from the Aztecs. In 1704, the Battle of Blenheim was fought during the War of the Spanish Succession, resulting in a victory for English-led forces over French and Bavarian soldiers. In 1846, the American flag was raised in Los Angeles for the first time. In 1889, William Gray of Hartford, Conn., received a patent for a coin-operated telephone. In 1910, Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, died in London at age 90. In 1913, British metallurgist Harry Brearley developed an alloy that came to be known as “stainless steel.”...

Police: Box truck rear-ends school bus, 1 dead, 7 injured

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 23:36:48 -0400

The Georgia State Patrol says a box truck rear-ended a school bus Wednesday afternoon that had stopped to unload students in rural southeast Georgia, leaving six students and the bus driver injured

UN chief: pandemic threatens peace and risks new conflicts

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 23:31:48 -0400

The United Nations chief is warning that the COVID-19 pandemic not only threatens gains in fighting global poverty and building peace but risks exacerbating existing conflicts and generating new ones

Native American man seeks further delay of federal execution

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 22:12:48 -0400

Attorneys for the only Native American on federal death row are asking a judge to delay his execution while they argue the procedures must follow Arizona law

Sheriff: Woman killed by ex during daughter's online class

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 21:30:18 -0400

Authorities say a Florida woman was fatally shot by her ex-boyfriend as her daughter started her first day of online school

Judge invalidates Trump rollback of law protecting birds

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 20:49:03 -0400

A U.S. judge in New York has invalidated rule changes put in place by the Trump administration that scaled back a century-old law protecting most American wild bird species

Warlord's release from US prison ups tension with Colombia

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 20:12:32 -0400

A last-minute battle is unfolding over the fate of a former paramilitary warlord who the Colombian government wants returned following 12 years in U.S. prison

Prosecutors want joint trial for 4 ex-cops in Floyd death

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 19:15:18 -0400

Prosecutors are asking a judge to try four fired Minneapolis police officers jointly in George Floyd’s death

iQoo 5 series: release date, price, news and leaks

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 05:52:13 +0000

The iQoo 5 is the next flagship from the Vivo sub-brand which will be gunning for the title of the best gaming smartphone.

Australia's best cheap headphones, discounts and deals in August 2020

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 05:40:17 +0000

You'll find all the best headphones deals in Australia right here – in-ear, over-ear, wireless, noise-cancelling or sports.

Where to buy a Nintendo Switch: how to find a Switch in stock right now

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 05:13:16 +0000

Wondering where to buy a Nintendo Switch? You're not alone, so we're bringing you all the best places to find the Nintendo Switch in stock.

OnePlus TVs now available on the official website

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 04:55:51 +0000

OnePlus has started selling it’s Android TVs from its official Indian store OnePlus.in

The best Xbox One prices, bundles and sales in Australia (August 2020)

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 04:53:52 +0000

We have all the best Xbox One deals this August 2020, including the best value bundles and games.

Samsung Display reveals new tech for reducing smartphone power consumption

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 04:48:21 +0000

Samsung Display Company has revealed a new OLED panel technology that can drastically reduce power consumption of smartphones. It is being commercialized and made available for the first time in Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G flagship smartphones.

Samsung Galaxy M51 could launch in India soon

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 04:43:18 +0000

The Samsung Galaxy M51 was spotted on Samsung’s support page recently and is likely to launch in the Indian market soon. Here’s what we know.

Realme 6i goes on sale in India today

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 04:38:36 +0000

The Realme 6i will go on sale for the first time in India today. It will be available exclusively on Flipkart starting at Rs 12,999.

Daiwa announces two new 4K smart TVs in India

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 04:10:57 +0000

Homegrown brand, Daiwa has announced two brand new 4K Smart TVs in India. They come in 49-inch and 55-inch screen sizes and are priced aggressively.

Motorola's second-gen Razr 2 foldable might be unveiled on September 9

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 03:31:00 +0000

Motorola has announced a virtual smartphone event that will likely showcase its next Motorola Razr.

Docherty, McCrorie set to leave Rangers permanently

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 07:00:00 BST

Steven Gerrard says Greg Docherty and Ross McCrorie are both in talks to leave Rangers, and has ruled out the possibility of the pair going back out on loan.

NFL extends daily COVID-19 testing to Sep 5

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 06:30:00 BST

The NFL and the NFL Players Association have extended daily coronavirus testing for players and staff until September 5 - five days before the season opener.

Thompson seals Rhinos switch

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 06:34:00 BST

Bodene Thompson has become the latest Toronto Wolfpack player to depart after agreeing a deal with Leeds Rhinos for the remainder of the 2020 season.

Pick Six: Storylines to follow in 2020 NFL season

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 07:00:00 BST

The new NFL season will soon be upon us and when it arrives, there will be many storylines that need to be monitored - including the fact that we are about to embark on the most challenging campaign since World War II.

Why Mercedes are vulnerable as F1 2020 hots up

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 07:00:00 BST

Pirelli are making no attempt at under-playing the demands upon the tyres at a very hot Barcelona this weekend.

The making of Adama Traore

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 07:00:00 BST

Adama Traore is blazing a trail in the Premier League and has quickly become one of Europe's most exciting and sought-after players. Sky Sports News spoke to those closest to his journey to get unique insight into his astronomical rise.

WNBA: Storm rout Dream for sixth straight win

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 06:40:00 BST

Jewell Loyd and Sami Whitcomb each scored 20 points and the Seattle Storm won their sixth straight game with a 100-63 rout of the Atlanta Dream.

Euro state of play: Who will reach CL last four?

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 22:00:00 BST

The European football action continues apace - and soon to reach a thrilling conclusion.

Ladies Scottish Open leaderboard

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 06:45:00 BST

Leaderboard updates from the Ladies Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club in North Berwick. Watch live on Sky Sports Golf.

Papers: Man Utd make fresh approach for Ansu Fati

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 06:00:00 BST

Back-page headlines and transfer rumours from Thursday's national newspapers...

Kylie Jenner Stuns In Colorful Balmain Mini Dress As She Continues Celebrating 23rd Birthday

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 05:51:55 +0000

Kylie Jenner showed off her 'most perfect' birthday dress, from the creative director of Balmain himself! She appeared to wear the dress in one of her favorite getaway destinations.

Jennifer Lopez Shimmers In Sequined Cloak & Sheer Gown Ahead Of ‘World Of Dance’ Finale — Pic

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 05:01:35 +0000

Jennifer Lopez brought one of her most show-stopping looks ever to the season finale of 'World of Dance.' She rocked a sheer sequin cloak over a black maxi-skirt, and asked fans to copy her outfit.

Ciara Celebrates ‘Black Excellence’ While Performing With Baby Bump In ‘Rooted’ Music Video

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 04:14:02 +0000

Weeks after she gave birth to her second child with Russell Wilson, Ciara released 'Rooted,' her new song with Ester Dean. It arrived with a powerful music video that paid tribute to Black culture and demanded justice for Breonna Taylor and George Floyd.

Sarah Jessica Parker’s Daughter Marion, 11, Looks So Grown Up On Shoe Store Outing With Mom — Pics

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 03:45:14 +0000

It's only natural that Sarah Jessica Parker's daughter would love shoes as much as her mom. They paid a visit to SJP's NYC flagship footwear store where the actress helped wait on customers.

Drew Barrymore, 45, Poses For Flawless Makeup-Free Selfie As She Reveals The Shampoo She’s ‘Obsessed’ With

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 02:18:52 +0000

Drew Barrymore showed off her radiant, cosmetics-free face while revealing 'the best shampoo' -- which only costs $4.49!

‘RHOBH’ Recap: Lisa Rinna Breaks Down In Tears After Tense One-On-One With Denise Richards

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 02:00:06 +0000

Tears were flowing during the Aug. 12 episode of 'RHOBH'. Not only was there an intense face-off, but two dramatic exits also left everyone shellshocked.

Pregnant Katy Perry Reveals Why She’s Not Afraid Of The ‘Pain’ Of Childbirth

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 01:48:54 +0000

Katy Perry is about to give birth to her first child any day now. While she's never experienced the level of pain that childbirth can bring, she revealed the reason she's not fearful of it.

‘RHOP’s Candiace Dillard Apologizes After Homophobic Tweets Resurface: ‘It Isn’t Acceptable’

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 01:05:18 +0000

Candiace Dillard is apologizing to the 'LGBTQIA+ viewers' of 'RHOP,' after problematic tweets from 2010-2011 resurfaced.

‘AGT’ Recap: A Fan Favorite Singer & 4 More Acts Are Voted Into The Semi-Finals

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 01:02:03 +0000

Eleven acts performed during night one of the quarterfinals, but only five are moving on! The results were revealed during the show's Aug. 12 episode.

Britney Spears Does Hot Yoga On The Beach & Proves She’s A ‘Workout Queen’ — Watch

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:44:19 +0000

Britney Spears got to do some of her beloved oceanside yoga during her trip to the beach on Aug. 11. She shared a video with fans performing her fit and bendy moves on the sand, while wearing a sexy bikini.

12 New Tenet Posters Arrive, Australia Will Be First to Get Preview Screenings

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 16:31:17 PDT

Christopher Nolan's Tenet was already supposed to have come out, but a public health crisis had other plans.

Justice League Star Claims DC Boss Geoff Johns Threatened His Career

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 15:38:41 PDT

Cyborg actor Ray Fisher previously alleged that Joss Whedon engaged in behavior that was gross, abusive, unprofessional, and completely unacceptable.

New American Pie Movie Is Coming to Netflix Soon, Watch the Girls' Rules Trailer

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 15:08:14 PDT

Universal Pictures has released the trailer for American Pie Presents: Girls' Rule, the first entry in the franchise in nearly a decade.

The Babysitter 2 Teaser and First Look Photos Reveal New Title & Netflix Release Date

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 14:34:19 PDT

Netflix has revealed the first teaser and photos for The Babysitter: Killer Queen, which debuts in September.

Edgar Wright Celebrates Scott Pilgrim 10th Anniversary with Never-Before-Seen Photos

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 14:01:52 PDT

Tomorrow, August 13th, marks the 10th anniversary of Edgar Wright's Scott Pilgrim vs. the World hitting theaters.

Elisabeth Moss Reunites with Blumhouse for Housewife Thriller Mrs. March

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 13:19:58 PDT

Elisabeth Moss will star in the leading role in Mrs. March, based on the upcoming novel by Virginia Feito.

Mulan Poster for China Theatrical Release Gets Totally Trashed on Chinese Social Media

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 12:05:13 PDT

Disney announced earlier this week that Mulan is officially coming to Chinese theaters, though they did not specify when.

Taika Waititi Trolls Chris Hemsworth on His Birthday with Hilarious Mix-Up Tweet

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 11:20:22 PDT

Chris Hemsworth celebrated his 37th birthday yesterday, August 11th, and many friends are wishing the Thor actor well online.

The New Mutants IMAX Poster Teases First Blockbuster Theatrical Experience in Months

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 11:03:33 PDT

IMAX has released a new poster for The New Mutants, which will finally hit theaters after years of delays.

Animal Crackers 2 Script Is Ready to Go, Creator Is Just Waiting on Netflix

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 10:47:14 PDT

Scott Christian Sava reveals he has plenty more Animal Crackers ready after his movie finally arrived on Netflix this year.

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