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PG&E could face criminal charges over deadly California fire

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 01:30:18 -0400

Prosecutors say they will file criminal charges against Pacific Gas & Electric over its role in a Northern California wildfire last year that killed four people and destroyed hundreds of homes

Philippine leader recalls decision to void US security pact

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 01:02:27 -0400

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has retracted a decision to end a key defense pact with the United States, allowing large-scale combat exercises between U.S. and Philippine forces that at times have alarmed China to proceed

Flight attendants report high frequency of unruly passengers

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:29:40 -0400

About one-fifth of flight attendants say they've witnessed a physical incident with a passenger this year

Today in History

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:46 -0400

Today in History Today is Friday, July 30, the 211th day of 2021. There are 154 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a measure creating Medicare, which began operating the following year. On this date: In 1619, the first representative assembly in America convened in Jamestown in the Virginia Colony. In 1864, during the Civil War, Union forces tried to take Petersburg, Virginia, by exploding a gunpowder-laden mine shaft beneath Confederate defense lines; the attack failed. In 1908, the first round-the-world automobile race, which had begun in New York in February, ended in Paris with the drivers of the American car, a Thomas Flyer, declared the winners over teams from Germany and Italy. In 1916, German saboteurs blew up a munitions plant on Black Tom, an island near Jersey City, New Jersey, killing about a dozen people. In 1945, the Portland class heavy cruiser USS Indianapolis, having just delivered...

Wisconsin storms bring 3 tornados; 1 man dies in crash

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 22:28:48 -0400

“If not a derecho, it was close."

Alaska quake produces prolonged shaking, prompts tsunami warning

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:06:33 -0400

The warning for Alaska covered nearly a 1,000-mile stretch.

UN extends CAR arms embargo despite China appeal to lift it

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 20:45:00 -0400

The U.N. Security Council has extended the arms embargo against the Central African Republic for a year despite an appeal from China to lift it

Ex-CIA officer accused of spying for China has memory issues

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 20:29:00 -0400

A former CIA officer accused of spying for China is asking for a mental competency evaluation after telling his attorney he believes he is suffering from the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease and is having trouble remembering things

Florida zoo: Man injured by jaguar after crossing barrier

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 22:42:14 -0400

Officials say a man was injured by a jaguar at a Florida zoo after climbing over a barrier and moving too close to the animal’s enclosure

US urges UN Council to press Myanmar to return to democracy

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 19:32:38 -0400

A senior American diplomat is urging the U.N. Security Council  to press Myanmar’s military to stop the violence and restore democracy

Tokyo Olympics 2020: How to watch PV Sindhu's badminton quarter-finals live

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 05:56:08 +0000

PV Sindhu will take on A Yamaguchi of Japan in the Women's singles quarterfinal match today 一 here is how you can catch the live action.

What to stream this weekend: Jungle Cruise, The Last Mercenary, Ted Lasso and more highlights

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 05:16:21 +0000

Our top Aussie streaming picks this weekend include Jungle Cruise and more Ted Lasso.

How to watch Jungle Cruise online: stream new Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson movie on Disney Plus

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 05:01:52 +0000

Journey down the Amazon with The Rock and Emily Blunt and watch Jungle Cruise online in this latest Disney Plus Premier Access release.

JBL launches Live 660NC Headphones and Live Pro Plus earphones in India

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 04:35:25 +0000

With Live 660NC and Live Pro+ earphones, JBL says it is combining the best of the company’s innovation over the years and its signature sound with the needs of consumers of today.

OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T are getting a major Oxygen OS 11 update

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 04:33:02 +0000

OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T are getting the OxygenOS 11.0.2.1 update that fixes a lot of issues including overheating, camera stability, and others.

Biden infrastructure deal includes billions for US broadband, says White House

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 03:54:15 +0000

Infrastructure bill allocates $65bn for broadband which falls short of the US government's $100bn pledge made earlier this year.

AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT is here to take the RTX 3060 on

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 03:30:00 +0000

AMD has announced the AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT, its direct competitor to the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 to target 1080p PC gamers.

Target PS5 restock time: confirmed PS5 console inventory – when to check Friday

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 02:26:14 +0000

The PS5 will be in stock soon at Target, and we're here to detail what time to buy the Sony console. Here's the latest news.

Warning - these tax credit scam websites could steal your identity

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:48:59 +0000

Scammers have set up fake websites to steal the personal information of parents trying to apply for the American Rescue Plan.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 cases leak show the wild ways to protect your foldable

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 23:28:32 +0000

New case leaks for the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 give more details – and the wild ways owners can protect their foldable.

Miles Harrison: Living Room with the Lions 5

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 07:00:00 BST

In each and every British and Irish Lions tour that has been broadcasted live on Sky Sports since 1997, Miles Harrison has been lead commentator. 

Westbrook traded to Lakers in blockbuster deal

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 06:30:00 BST

The Washington Wizards have agreed to send superstar Russell Westbrook to the Los Angeles Lakers for three players and what was the number 22 pick in Thursday night's NBA draft, The Athletic and ESPN have reported.

Men's rowing eight take bronze for GB

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 05:53:00 BST

Great Britain's men's eight team produced an outstanding performance to take bronze in the regatta's final event.

Brereton: From Blackburn to facing Messi with Chile

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 07:00:00 BST

In a summer of big sporting headlines, Blackburn Rovers forward Ben Brereton facing Lionel Messi in the Copa America for Chile has to be one of the strangest.

Whittaker, McCormack guarantee medals | Dubois advances

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 05:04:00 BST

Ben Whittaker and Pat McCormack have secured at least bronze medals for Team GB after completing quarter-final victories at the Tokyo Games.

Pistons select Cunningham first in NBA Draft

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:09:00 BST

The Detroit Pistons selected Oklahoma State Cowboys guard Cade Cunningham with the number one overall choice during Thursday night's NBA Draft in New York.

Scott claims third Tokyo medal | Greenbank wins backstroke bronze

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 06:07:00 BST

Duncan Scott claimed his third medal of the Tokyo Olympics by taking silver in the men's 200m individual medley while Luke Greenbank secured 200m backstroke bronze.

Shriever wins BMX gold as Whyte takes men's silver for GB

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 05:24:00 BST

Beth Shriever won BMX racing Olympic gold minutes after Great Britain team-mate Kye Whyte secured silver in the men's event.

Klopp: Important first step for Van Dijk, Gomez

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 23:05:00 BST

Jurgen Klopp says Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez both made an "important first step" in their return from long-term injuries after featuring in Thursday's 4-3 friendly defeat to Hertha Berlin.

Leeds mount second-half surge to beat Hull

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:15:00 BST

Three tries in 11 second-half minutes saw Leeds come from behind to secure a battling 22-12 Betfred Super League victory at Hull FC.

Viola Davis’ Husband Julius Tennon: Everything To Know About The Actress’ Husband Of 18 Years

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 05:59:02 +0000

Academy Award winner Viola Davis has been happily married to Julius Tennon for 18 years. Here's everything to know about the actress' husband.

‘Family Karma’s Amrit Kapai Mourns Death Of Grandma ‘Nani’ In Touching Tribute

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 04:03:21 +0000

'Family Karma' star Amrit Kapai revealed that his grandmother has passed away. Read his heartfelt tribute to the matriarch.

Kelly Ripa Jokes Mark Consuelos,50, ‘Gave Up’ As He Looks Fitter Than Ever In Gray Tank Top – Photo

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 03:30:40 +0000

Kelly Ripa took to Instagram to share a steamy throwback photo of her husband Mark Consuelos after a workout on July 29!

Miley Cyrus Rocks Super Short Shorts & Silver Boots Before Her Lollapalooza Performance — Watch

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 03:05:19 +0000

Miley Cyrus rocked short shorts and futuristic silver go-go beats ahead of her Lollapalooza performance. See the fierce look.

Julia Roberts & Husband Danny Moder Hold Hands On Walk After 19th Wedding Anniversary – Photos

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 02:56:49 +0000

Julia Roberts and Danny Moder were spotted walking their dog on an evening walk in a rare set of photos. The couple looked so in love as they held hands!

Chrissy Teigen Reveals Scars After Having Breast Implants Removed Last Year — Watch

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 01:09:01 +0000

Chrissy Teigen shared an update on her scars following her breast implant surgery last summer. The model also joked about 'two lifts' at the age of 35.

‘House Of Gucci’ Trailer: See Lady Gaga & Jared Leto’s Incredible Transformations — Watch

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:33:30 +0000

Lady Gaga is coming for that Oscar. Gaga transforms into Patrizia Reggiani, the woman who plotted to kill her husband, in the first 'House of Gucci' trailer.

Lizzo Claps Back At Rumor Claiming She Killed A Fan While Stage Diving: ‘It’s A Lie’

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:06:45 +0000

Lizzo shut down the bizarre rumor that she killed a fan while stage diving in a new TikTok — and even shared a demonstration to dispel the claim.

Ciara Gets Cheeky In Pink Swimsuit On Mexico Trip 1 Year After Giving Birth To Baby Win — Photos

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 23:48:12 +0000

Ciara is slaying on her Mexico getaway! The singer looked drop dead gorgeous in a high cut swimsuit as she posed at a resort.

Paulina Porizkova, 56, Looks Amazing In Bikini By The Pool As She Embraces ‘Aging’ — Photo

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 23:01:42 +0000

Model Paulina Porizkova shared a snapshot of herself in a bikini — and reflected on embracing her aging journey.

Disney Hits Back at Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow Lawsuit: There Is No Merit Whatsoever

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:07:45 PDT

The response saw Disney reveal how much Scarlett Johansson has already made from Black Widow, and say they have nothing to answer for.

Jared Leto Shocks Fans with Unrecognizable House of Gucci Character Poster

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 16:39:36 PDT

See all of the transformations that were achieved to capture the 26 year old tale of the murder of Italian businessman Maurizio Gucci.

Yeah, That's Gozer Hiding in the New Ghostbusters 3 Trailer

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 16:07:36 PDT

The new trailer for the next Ghostbusters film features plenty of nostalgic nods to the first movie. One of these nods may be the return of a classic villain.

Suicide Squad Director Guns Down the Studio Cut While Hyping #ReleaseTheAyerCut One Last Time

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:21:21 PDT

David Ayer spoke about how important Suicide Squad was to him before its studio meddling and says he's never going to talk about the 'Ayer Cut' again.

Peter Jackson Was Pushed Hard to Kill a Hobbit in The Lord of the Rings

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 14:24:36 PDT

Get real. We all know, Peter Jackson included, that it is a fable of epic scale proving even the most small and vulnerable can save the world.

Alicia Vikander Hopes Tomb Raider 2 Will Find Its Way, Promises Script Is Coming Soon

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:58:50 PDT

Despite all the delays, Tomb Raider star Alicia Vikander remains positive that she will return to the role in a sequel.

J.K. Simmons to Return as Commissioner Gordon in DC's Batgirl Movie for HBO Max

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:39:34 PDT

After debuting as Commissioner James Gordon in Justice League, J.K. Simmons is in talks to reprise the role for HBO Max's Batgirl movie.

Disney Gets Sued by Scarlett Johansson Over Black Widow Disney+ Streaming Release

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:26:57 PDT

Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney and Marvel over the simultaneous release of Black Widow in theaters and on Disney+ with Premier Access.

Is Corey Feldman Done Acting? [Exclusive]

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 10:57:28 PDT

Corey Feldman feels scorned by Hollywood constantly overlooking his body of work and hasn't decided if he wants to ever act again.

John Wick 4 Set Image Has Donnie Yen Seated, Suited and Ready to Kick Ass

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 10:47:29 PDT

Donnie Yen is more than ready to join the world of John Wick 4 in the latest photos coming direct from the set.

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