Humans Simply 'Hardwired' For Laziness, Study Says

Zorro shares a report from Study Finds: [...] A new study shows we may just have to chalk it up to our brains simply being hardwired to prefer hanging on the couch instead of...

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How golf drawings helped free man convicted of a murder he did not commit

How golf drawings helped free man convicted of a murder he did not commit...

Telegraph

Storm Ali: Clean-up begins after severe winds lash UK

Efforts to clear railway lines and roads, and to restore power to homes, are continuing...

BBC

The promised Tory housing revolution to transform a generation is pitiful

Homes failure WHATEVER happened to the Tory housing revolution to transform a generation’s lives? The latest cash injection is derisory. The Government is trumpeting £2bill...

The Sun

TV legend Brucie died with £5m cash in bank

TV LEGEND Sir Bruce Forsyth was raking in a fortune to his last breath, accounts revealed yesterday. The game show giant died in August 2017, aged 89, but his production compa...

Daily Express

New Mexico observatory closure stemmed from FBI child porn probe: documents

The mysterious 11-day closure of a New Mexico solar observatory stemmed from an FBI investigation of a janitor suspected of using the facility's wireless internet service...

Reuters World

Duchess of Sussex set to show off culinary skills

Meghan, who will be joined by Harry, will be reunited with the Grenfell community group who provided the dishes...

ITV News

America's Got Talent final: Courtney Hadwin narrowly misses out on £1m prize after being dumped from The Voice Kids UK

The 14-year-old schoolgirl from County Durham won over the judges with her soulful vocals but missed out on a spot in the top 5 ...

Mirror Entertainment

If Theresa May wants to keep the keys to No10 — she must make housing her top priority or current crisis will be a gift to Jeremy Corbyn

WHY did the Conservatives fail to win the 2017 election? There are all kinds of answers. A social care policy that went down among elderly Tory voters like a cup of cold novic...

The Sun
As Taiwanese Pro-Democracy Activist Is Rushed To Hospital, Top Scientists Urge Nuclear Referendum

After 140-hour hunger strike, a Taiwanese pro-democracy leader was rushed to the hospital. Two fellow activists immediately took his place. Meanwhile, top climate scientists i...

Forbes

Evernote Slashes 15 Percent of Its Workforce

Evernote, one of the most popular productivity apps on the market, is struggling to stay on top of the charts. TechCrunch, after reporting two weeks that the company "los...

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How the HTC Exodus Blockchain Phone Plans to Secure Your Cryptocurrency

HTC starts filling in the details of its so-called blockchain smartphone, expected to launch later this year...

Wired

Stonehenge to celebrate 100 years since it was gifted to the nation

Stonehenge is to celebrate 100 years since it was gifted to the nation...

Evening Standard

Volkswagen pulls out of Iran, according to U.S. official: Bloomberg

Volkswagen AG will end almost of all its operations in Iran, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing a U.S. official who led the discussions with the carmaker...

Reuters Business

Bono Says Pope Francis Is ‘Aghast’ at Catholic Church Sex Abuse Scandals

Francis is under pressure to reveal what he knew about abusers...

Time

Once ‘99 Percent Against Trump,’ Dean Heller Calls Him ‘Great Leader’

Senator Dean Heller of Nevada greeting President Trump in Las Vegas in June...

New York Times Politics

Bizarre moment Brit holidaymaker throws himself onto moving taxi after taking drugs in Ibiza

THIS is the bizarre moment a British tourist threw himself against a moving taxi after taking drugs while on holiday in Ibiza. A shocked onlooker filmed the 24-year-old runnin...

The Sun

Mum forces son to wear ‘I am a bully’ t-shirt to school and posts it on Facebook after he picked on classmates

A MUM forced her young son to wear an ‘I am a bully’ t-shirt after learning he had picked on classmates. The women said she took the action after hearing h...

The Sun

SparkLabs is launching a cybersecurity and blockchain accelerator program in the US

Investment firm SparkLabs has run accelerator programs across APAC, now it has announced its first that’ll be based on U.S. soil and it’s a cybersecurity a...

Techcrunch
DUP MP Ian Paisley holds on to seat after narrowly surviving recall petition

A total of 7,099 constituents signed the recall petition – 444 short of the threshold to trigger a by-election...

ITV News

How Qualcomm Escaped A $774 Million Antitrust Fine And Boosted Taiwan's Tech Hub

Qualcomm reached a rare deal with Taiwan's fair trade authorities to scrap a $760 million antitrust fine in exchange for a series of local tech upgrade projects led by th...

Forbes

The Day the Economy (Almost) Died

Adam Davidson writes about the crash of 2008, arguing that, the gravest moment for the U.S. economy wasn’t the loud crash of Lehman Brothers but a more obscure event: the ne...

The New Yorker

The Allman Brothers Band's Dickey Betts Needs Brain Surgery After 'Freak Accident'

Dickey Betts -- one of the founding members of The Allman Brothers Band -- has been hospitalized after suffering a head injury at his home in Sarasota, Florida. Betts was play...

TMZ

4 Ways to Grow Your Business By Learning More About Disabilities

Are you missing out on a huge talent pool because you can't see their abilities? Here are four ways to learn more about the disability market...

Forbes

Bring on more Walking Dead: AMC hints at movies and a new TV series - CNET

There could be a 10-year plan on the way for even more Walking Dead adventures...

CNET

'Water coming your way', Trump warns during hurricane tour

U.S. President Donald Trump warned South Carolina on Wednesday "water is coming your way" in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, as the death toll from the massive...

Reuters World

Zaif Cryptocurrency Exchange Suffers $60 Million Hack

Hackers were able to steal $60 million worth of company and user funds belonging to the Zaif Japanese cryptocurrency exchange. The breach occurred last week, but the company d...

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Why Jeff Bezos Bought The Washington Post

What is the motivation behind a technology billionaire buying a media company?...

Forbes

Asian markets follow global shares higher, trade war still in focus

Asian stocks rose in early trade on Thursday following a second day of gains on global share markets amid easing investor concern over the impact from the U.S.-China trade war...

Reuters World
Asian markets follow global shares higher, trade war still in focus

Asian stocks rose in early trade on Thursday following a second day of gains on global share markets amid easing investor concern over the impact from the U.S.-China trade war...

Reuters Business

Cadillac says goodbye to CTS-V, ATS-V, will expand V line - Roadshow

The CT6-V will be the first model in a new, expanded series of V-Series performance Cadillacs...

CNET

UFC Fighter Jon Jones Gets 15-Month Suspension, But Could Return Late October

Jon Jones has finally received his punishment for testing positive for a banned anabolic steroid last year -- a 15-month suspension -- but the good news is ... he could return...

TMZ

US ready to resume North Korea talks as Pompeo seeks denuclearisation by 2021

US ready to resume North Korea talks as Pompeo seeks denuclearisation by 2021...

Telegraph

Pennsylvania retirement home shooting leaves two dead as police launch huge manhunt for gunman

POLICE have launched a major manhunt after two people were shot dead at a retirement home in Pennsylvania last night. Cops were called to Bellingham Retirement Community in W...

The Sun

US ready to resume North Korea talks as Pompeo seeks denuclearisation by 2021

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Google News UK

'We haven't had sex in three years'

A survey of 2,000 Mumsnet and Gransnet users finds 29% have had sex fewer than 11 times in the past year...

BBC

UFC Fighter Jon Jones Gets 15-Month Suspension But Could Return Late October

Jon Jones has finally received his punishment for testing positive for a banned anabolic steroid last year -- a 15-month suspension -- but the good news is ... he could return...

TMZ

DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr to face by-election after recall petition over Sri Lanka holiday scandal

Just 7,099 constituents signed the recall petition, while 7,543 people were required to force a by-election...

Independent

DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr avoids by-election after recall petition over Sri Lanka holiday scandal

Just 7,099 constituents signed the recall petition, while 7,543 people were required to force a by-election...

Independent

DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr to face by-election after recall petition over Sri Lanka holiday scandal

Just 7,099 constituents signed the recall petition, while 7,543 people were required to force a by-election...

Independent Politics

DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr avoids by-election after recall petition over Sri Lanka holiday scandal

Just 7,099 constituents signed the recall petition, while 7,543 people were required to force a by-election...

Independent Politics

Top 10 tips for starting at university

Graduates and older students offer their top tips for starting at university...

BBC

Health and Human Services Department Says It Lost Track of 1,488 Migrant Children

HHS spokeswoman Caitlin Oakley disputed the notion that the children were "lost"...

Time

Shows and movies on Hulu: October 2018 - CNET

Galaxy Quest and The Nightmare Before Christmas are coming to Hulu...

CNET

Forecasters unanimous: U.S.-China trade war bad for economy - Reuters Poll

The U.S. economy will expand at a robust pace in coming quarters but slow to 2 percent by the end of 2019, according to forecasters polled by Reuters who unanimously said the...

Reuters Business

New York Democrats still waiting for Cuomo’s help

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Politico

High-speed hose to speed up prostate treatment and help millions of older men has been approved by the NHS

A HIGH-speed hose that speeds up prostate treatment has been approved by the NHS. It shoots a saline solution guided by a robot into the prostate in minutes rather than the pa...

The Sun

The ship Captain Cook used to 'discover' Australia may have been found — sunken in a US harbor

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Google News UK

Ian Paisley: DUP MP keeps seat after recall petition

The DUP MP keeps his seat after less than 10% of his constituents sign a petition to force a by-election...

BBC

5 Entrepreneurship Truths Nobody Tells You About

While entrepreneurs are arguably the new rock stars, three out of four venture-backed start-ups fail. Why? Because founding a company is harder than most of us imagine. Here...

Forbes

Ian Paisley: DUP MP keeps seat after recall petition

The DUP MP keeps his seat after less than 10% of his constituents sign a petition to force a by-election...

BBC Politics

Scores of cases of alleged poor care on Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals Trust maternity unit to be reviewed

'It is important that any families who have any questions or concerns over their care are given the chance to have them explored'...

Independent

Kavanaugh's Supporters and His Accuser Are at An Impasse Over Her Testimony

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Google News UK

Bringing Shakespeare's neglected women out of the shadows

The Bard gave Queen Margaret more lines than any other female character, and more than King Lear...

BBC

Kavanaugh’s Supporters and His Accuser Are at An Impasse Over Her Testimony

Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh during his confirmation hearing this month in Washington...

New York Times Politics

Parents share tragic tale of how toxic boiler gas killed their 11-year-old girl to urge readers to be gas safe

A FAULTY boiler can have devastating consequences. Without regular checks and servicing, a boiler or any other gas appliance could leak toxic carbon monoxide – putting you a...

The Sun

Marco Minniti: The man who cut the migrant flow to Italy

Migration to Italy is down - and former minister Marco Minniti says he's the man responsible...

BBC World

Donald Trump backs Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as Republicans up pressure on accuser

Donald Trump backs Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as Republicans up pressure on accuser...

Telegraph

How To Ride A Bucking Bull: Stay Calm And Hang On...For Now

Riding the current bull market in stocks is not very different than riding a rodeo bull. At this stage of the bull market, there are some simple strategies to prevent being b...

Forbes

Britain's May appeals to EU leaders but no sign of Brexit deal

Prime Minister Theresa May appealed directly to fellow European Union leaders on Wednesday to drop "unacceptable" Brexit demands that she said could rip Britain apar...

Reuters World

Spurs Unveil First Look At Jerseys With Frost Bank Patch

On Wednesday, at a youth clinic in San Antonio, TX, Spurs guards Bryn Forbes and Patty Mills unveiled the Spurs' jerseys with the Frost Bank patch included...

Forbes

U.N. chief Guterres welcomes outcome of Koreas summit: spokesman

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday welcomed the outcome of the summit between leaders of North and South Korea and said "now is the time for c...

Reuters World

Demi Rose ERUPTS from skin-tight sportswear: 'Should have been the next Lara Croft'

DEMI Rose is the curvalicious beauty who never ceases to amaze us with her flesh-flashing antics...

Daily Star

Uber Eats customers face delays after riders ‘go on strike’ and start ignoring McDonald’s orders after rate splash

ANGRY Uber Eats drivers went on “strike” yesterday and refused to deliver McDonald’s snacks to customers in a row over rates cuts. Groups of unha...

The Sun

'£1bn in unpalatable county council cuts' ahead in England

Councils bosses warn some authorities may have to be stripped back to the minimum to save money...

BBC

'£1bn in unpalatable county council cuts' ahead in England

Councils bosses warn some authorities may have to be stripped back to the minimum to save money...

BBC Politics

NASA's mission to 'touch the sun' beams back first images - CNET

Sun not included...

CNET

Jon Jones' Suspension Is Coming To An End Soon, And He Is Eligible To Return In Time For UFC 230

Jon Jones is cleared to return to action by USADA. Can he headline UFC 230 at Madison Square Garden?...

Forbes

Jon Jones' Suspension Is Ending, But UFC President Dana White Says His Return Won't Be At UFC 230

Jon Jones is cleared to return to action by USADA. Can he headline UFC 230 at Madison Square Garden?...

Forbes

John Hancock Will Include Fitness Tracking In All Life Insurance Policies

An anonymous reader quotes a report from VentureBeat: John Hancock, one of the oldest and largest North American life insurers, will stop underwriting traditional life insuran...

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Giant grizzly bear stands out as it practises some yoga positions in Alaska

A GIANT grizzly stands out as it practises some relaxing yoga positions. The bear was snapped balancing on her back legs while bringing her paws together at a lake. Rick Elies...

The Sun

Haunting pics reveal how 1900s US kids slaved in factories from the age of THREE and lost limbs in machinery accidents before child labour was abolished

HAUNTING pictures show the terrible plight of American child labourers in the 1900s. In 1908 Lewis Hine became a photographer for the National Child Labor Committee in order t...

The Sun

Michael Palin says waking to ‘eerie menacing’ North Korean propaganda music at 5am every morning was like being in a ‘terrible dream’

NORTH Korean men are given tokens for five litres of beer every month, a choice of half a dozen haircuts at salons, and every adult must wear a pin showing the revered leaders...

The Sun

Goodbye, old iPhone: This could be 40X better

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CNN World

Bitcoin up 30,000X -- here's your backdoor in

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CNN World

$19.9 trillion idea hidden in plain sight

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CNN World

Trump defends Supreme Court nominee as accuser faces deadline

President Donald Trump on Wednesday stepped up his defense of his U.S. Supreme Court nominee, saying it was hard to imagine Brett Kavanaugh committed a sexual assault and that...

Reuters World

Mars dust devils leave their mark on the landscape - CNET

A global dust storm on Mars looks like it kicked up quite a fuss...

CNET

Scientists discover why many Alzheimer's drugs fail and identify one that may work

'There haven't been any new drugs last 15 years, so it's very promising to have uncovered a reason why some of that research may have failed'...

Independent

Anthony Joshua: Ten punchy facts about boing champ taking on Povetkin

BOXER Anthony Joshua will take on Russian Alexander Povetkin this Saturday at Wembley Stadium as the heavyweight looks to hold on to his four belts...

Daily Star

Google’s GitHub competitor gets better search tools

Google today announced an update to Cloud Source Repositories, its recently relaunched Git-based source code repository, that brings a significantly better search experience t...

Techcrunch

Google brings vulnerability scanning to its Cloud Build CI/CD platform

Google today announced an important update to its Cloud Build CI/CD platform that brings vulnerability scanning to all container images built using the service. Container Regi...

Techcrunch

Google’s Cloud Memorystore for Redis is now generally available

After five months in public beta, Google today announced that its Cloud Memorystore for Redis, its fully managed in-memory data store, is now generally available. The service,...

Techcrunch

History Search remembers what's on all those websites you visited so you can find it again - CNET

Browser extension archives details of your last 3,000 website visits -- and lifts that limit if you pay $4 per month...

CNET

iPhone XS Vs iPhone XR: What's The Difference?

Apple's iPhone XR looks like the iPhone XS and costs a lot less. So are there big differences between them? The answer will surprise you...

Forbes

Remove Your iOS 12 Public Beta Profile Before Your iPhone XS Arrives Friday

You might be enjoying the iOS 12 Public Beta Program, but your new iPhone XS will not...

Forbes

Vox Sentences: Will Texans bet on Beto?

Vox Sentences is your daily digest for what’s happening in the world. Sign up for the Vox Sentences newsletter, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday,...

Vox

Scots rack up £1.8m bill to leave lights on at night – study

The survey, which had more than 2,000 respondents, comes as part of a campaign to highlight how getting a smart meter might help reduce cost...

ITV News

Spanish flu: 'We didn't know who we'd lose next'

Psychosis, murder and suicide - how Spanish flu ravaged a post-war world...

BBC

The Circle’s ‘cancer doctor’ Jennifer is first contestant to be booted off new show

THE Circle’s Jennifer has been the very first contestant to be voted out of the group by her peers. In tonight’s episode Jennifer got “blocked&am...

The Sun Showbizz

Inside a voodoo ceremony where believers are possessed by spirits, walk on fire and are blessed with machetes

THESE startling images show a voodoo ceremony where believers are possessed by spirits, walk on fire and are blessed with machetes. The pictures were taken by New York photogr...

The Sun

Christine Blasey Ford’s Lawyer Criticizes ‘Rush to a Hearing’ on Kavanaugh Accusations

"The rush to a hearing is unnecessary"...

Time

Republicans on K Street rally to Kavanaugh’s defense

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Politico

One in three Brits have NEVER seen a pig and 83 per cent have never milked a cow, study claims

ALMOST a THIRD of British adults have never seen a pig in the flesh, while as many as 83 per cent have never milked a cow and 58 per cent have never once collected fresh eggs...

The Sun

What the papers say – September 20

Train timetable chaos criticism leads the Thursday front pages...

ITV News

Hologram phone calls - sci-fi or serious possibility?

With 5G, experts say we could enjoy virtual reality in HD on our mobiles and even project holographics...

BBC

Hologram phone calls - sci-fi or serious possibility?

With 5G, experts say we could enjoy virtual reality in HD on our mobiles and even project holographics...

BBC Technology

Hologram phone calls - sci-fi or serious possibility?

With 5G, experts say we could enjoy virtual reality in HD on our mobiles and even project holographics...

BBC Business

Marceline Loridan-Ivens, 90, Dies; Wrote of Holocaust’s Enduring Toll

Marceline Loridan-Ivens in the 1961 French film “Chronicle of a Summer.” She also directed movies and wrote books about her experience during the Holocaust and its after-e...

New York Times World

Love Island’s Wes Nelson admits he has to book in three hour slots to keep romance alive with Megan Barton Hanson

LOVE Island star Wes Nelson admitted he has to book in three-hour slots to keep romance alive with Megan Barton Hanson. The TV star, 20, revealed his and the model’s...

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