Prisoner known for drawing golf courses released

Valentino Dixon, a New York prison artist known for drawings of lush golf courses, was set free Wednesday after authorities agreed that another man committed the murder that p...

ESPN

WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Highlights and Reaction from September 19

It was a night of gold in NXT Wednesday night as North American champion Ricochet battled United Kingdom champion Pete Dunne in a star-studded main event that was weeks in the...

Bleacher Report

What sounds impressive, but really isn't?

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Reddit

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...

Slashdot

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 World

Democratic rebels try to change rules on Pelosi

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Politico

LeBron James to star in long-awaited 'Space Jam 2'

LeBron James is teaming up with Black Panther director Ryan Coogler to create Space Jam 2, and the new Laker will star in the film, according to The Hollywood Reporter. &#...

USA Today

Fintech could be bigger than ATMs, PayPal, and Bitcoin combined

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,...

Business Insider

KISS announces final 'End of the Road' tour, promises to go out with many explosions

KISS is going out with a big bang, announcing the "End of the Road" final tour after a performance on "America's Got Talent."   ...

USA Today
Europe’s migration ‘fixes’ trigger disgusting humanitarian crises

European leaders are changing their course as their efforts to curb migration have triggered what the U.N. and other groups condemn as massive humanitarian failures. Deeply di...

Fox News

Surgeon who appeared on Bravo, accused of drugging, raping women, sees new accusers step forward

Three more people have stepped forward claiming to be victims of a former Bravo reality TV contestant and his girlfriend who were charged this week with drugging and sexually...

Fox News

Paige Struggles With Her New, "Bittersweet" Commentator Role From the Sidelines on Total Divas

A lot has changed for the Total Divas stars. In the season eight premiere of Total Divas, Nia Jax and others prepared to make history through the first ever Women's Battl...

E! Online

Who Won 'America's Got Talent' 2018? Winner Revealed!

SPOILER ALERT – Do not continue reading if you don’t want to know the winner of America’s Got Talent season 13! The results are in, and we now kn...

Just Jared

Elizabeth Smart's father: kidnapper still a threat

A woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart and stood by as the Utah girl was sexually assaulted was released from prison Wednesday. Smart's father, Ed Smartk, says the...

USA Today

The Army Stopped Expelling Immigrant Recruits. But an Email Suggests It’s Still Trying.

The Army classified Pavel Astashkin, a Russian immigrant, as a potential security risk, even though he is a pilot who has passed several federal security checks...

New York Times

Hoskins sparks Phillies over Mets before key Atlanta trip

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USA Today

Yasiel Puig Left Dodgers Game vs. Rockies Early to Deal with Burglary at Home

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was excused to leave early from Tuesday's game against the Colorado Rockies do deal with a burglary at his home...

Bleacher Report

'No-kill' Texas animal shelter allegedly euthanized 'multitude' of animals, under criminal investigation

A "no-kill" animal shelter in Texas is reportedly under criminal investigation after a "multitude of animals" brought in from a hoarder were allegedly euth...

Fox News

Stewart's career day leads O's to victory

Rookie DJ Stewart hit his first Major League home run and added his first double in a 2-1 win over the Blue Jays...

MLB.com
Orbit had a 'Free Haircuts' sign on the field, and the Mariners' Jean Segura couldn't resist the offer

A Mariner gets haircut from Astros mascot Orbit...

MLB.com

Archer shines as Pirates top Royals 2-1 for 3-game sweep

Chris Archer pitched seven strong innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 2-1 win on Wednesday night  &#...

USA Today

Braves snap 4-game losing streak behind Freeman, Toussaint

The NL East-leading Atlanta Braves snapped a four-game skid with a 7-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals as Freddie Freeman hit a two-run homer and Touki Toussaint pitched...

USA Today

With great power comes great responsibility

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Reddit

You feel insanely better about yourself as a person and a parent

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Reddit

Cathay Pacific made a pretty hilarious typo on its own plane

Everyone's made a typo in their life, including international airlines. Cathay Pacific gained plenty of internet attention after a new paint job on one of its planes resu...

Mashable

Archer authors his best outing with Bucs in win

Chris Archer struck out eight and allowed one run in seven strong innings in his best start since being acquired, leading the Pirates past the Royals, 2-1. Adam Frazier hit a...

MLB.com

Allman Brothers Band's Dickey Betts to undergo brain surgery following 'freak accident'

Dickey Betts, the founding Allman Brothers Band guitarist, has been hospitalized following a "freak accident" at his Little Sarasota Bay, Florida home on Monday...

Fox News

Six new victims emerge in sex assault case against Newport Beach surgeon

The six "potential" victims are in addition to two women who have already alleged assault by Grant William Robicheaux and his girlfriend Cerissa Laura Riley...

USA Today

Rockies to skip Gray's next start in Arizona

With just 12 days remaining in the regular season and the Rockies in the heart of a pennant race, the team has elected to shuffle its starting rotation heading into Friday...

MLB.com
Is this the future of cruise ships?

In an age of ever-bigger cruise ships, it can be hard to stand out without constructing something the size of a small city and pushing it out to sea...

CNN

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

Ambition (YC W14) Is Hiring a Product Designer

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Y Combinator

Voit does damage with two homers off Price

Luke Voit continues to make his presence felt in the Bronx...

MLB.com

Goodbye, old iPhone: This could be 40X better

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CNN

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

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CNN

$19.9 trillion idea hidden in plain sight

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CNN

David Spade Decodes Hollywood Lingo to Vicki Barbolak on 'America's Got Talent' 2018 Finale - Watch!

David Spade is explaining some things to Vicki Barbolak! The 54-year-old actor and comedian and the America’s Got Talent hopeful teamed up onstage at the AGT finale...

Just Jared

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

Shanghai takes center stage in China's burgeoning photography scene

In September 1999, an underground photography exhibition titled "Wushirenfei" was shut down by Shanghai police on its opening afternoon. To this day, it is unclear w...

CNN

Carolinas still menaced by floodwaters as Trump tours Florence 'nightmare' aftermath

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Google News US

Show HN: Found a serious data breach at a bikeshare and how to unlock bikes

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Y Combinator

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

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

This man volunteers every day at my local shelter for special needs kitties, and each one of them gets in their turn for a cuddly cat nap.

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Reddit

A fluff has been caught in the trap.

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Reddit

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...

Slashdot

The Liberalism of the Religious Right

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New York Times

Jimmy Butler Trade Rumors: Star 'Most Determined' to Join Clippers

Minnesota Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler is " most determined" to try to see the Timberwolves swing a trade with the Los Angeles Clippers , ESPN.com's Adri...

Bleacher Report

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

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

2 attacked at retirement home in Pennsylvania, police say

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CBS News

Bill Cosby judge denies motion to recuse himself

The judge set to sentence Bill Cosby next week on three counts of aggravated indecent assault denied a defense motion Wednesday to remove himself from the case and reverse an...

CNN

Owner of 3D gun printing company accused of sexual assault of a child

The creator of the world's first fully printed 3D gun has been charged with sexual assault on a child in Texas, the Austin Police Department said Wednesday...

CNN

Botham Jean's death prompts the question: When will it be safe to exist while black in US?

After cop kills Dallas resident, family is confronted with a red herring and given zero answers.        ...

USA Today

Jordan Matthews: I became a father because 'there wasn't anything to do' in Buffalo

Jordan Matthews' tenure with the Buffalo Bills was brief, but he did undergo one major life change during his time away from the Philadelphia Eagles.  &#...

USA Today

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

Rhoden family autopsy reports show 8 killings were methodical and vicious

Authorities had previously said the family members were killed in their sleep, but the forearm wound would indicate Christopher Rhoden Sr. was awake at the time of his death...

USA Today

Biggest injury questions for all 32 teams in Week 3

Bills RB LeSean McCoy is iffy for Week 3 with a rib issue. Who else is of concern? NFL Nation reporters offer insight on all the key injuries...

ESPN

Biggest injury questions for all 32 teams

Bills RB LeSean McCoy is iffy for Week 3 with a rib issue. Who else is of concern? NFL Nation reporters offer insight on all the key injuries...

ESPN

Sources: Jimmy Butler most interested in joining Clippers

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Google News US

Phillies shut out Mets, keep pace with Braves

Zach Eflin has helped keep the Phillies' playoff chances alive over the past week. Eflin delivered his second strong start in a row Wednesday night, throwing five shutout...

MLB.com

Cody Wilson, gun entrepreneur accused of sex with minor, left US for Taiwan, officials say

Cody Wilson, the owner of a company that makes untraceable 3D-printed guns who is wanted on an arrest warrant accusing him of sex with an underage girl, has left the U.S. and...

Fox News

'No-kill' Texas animal shelter euthanized 'multitude' of animals, under criminal investigation: report

A "no-kill" animal shelter in Texas is reportedly under criminal investigation after a "multitude of animals" brought in from a hoarder were allegedly euth...

Fox 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

US, Canada will keep talking Thursday to revamp NAFTA

U.S. and Canadian negotiators – facing a deadline at the end of the month – will extend until at least Thursday their negotiations to keep Canada in a Nort...

USA Today

UFC's Jones suspended but could return in Oct.

UFC's Jon Jones was suspended 15 months by USADA but he could be eligible to return to competition by Oct. 28...

ESPN

UFC's Jones suspended but can return in Oct.

UFC's Jon Jones was suspended 15 months by USADA, but he will be eligible to return to competition by Oct. 28...

ESPN

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

Courtney Hadwin & The Struts Perform on 'America's Got Talent' 2018 Finale - Watch!

Courtney Hadwin and The Struts are teaming up! The 14-year-old America’s Got Talent hopeful and the English rock band teamed up to perform “Body Talks&...

Just Jared

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

Patrick Schwarzenegger & Girlfriend Abby Champion Catch Flight Out of LAX

Patrick Schwarzenegger and Abby Champion couple up while getting ready to fly out of town together. The Midnight Sun actor – and son of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Mar...

Just Jared

Patrick Schwarzenegger & Girlfriend Abby Champion Catch Flight to Milan During Fashion Week

Patrick Schwarzenegger and Abby Champion couple up while getting ready to fly out of town together. The Midnight Sun actor – and son of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Mar...

Just Jared

Aguilar hits 33rd HR after notching 100th RBI

Jesus Aguilar had been hunting 100 RBIs for a while, and he got there with some small ball. Then he found his power stroke, too...

MLB.com

Cahill nears return, could start this weekend

Trevor Cahill could return to the A's rotation this weekend. The right-hander used all of his pitches in a 35-pitch bullpen session at the Coliseum on Wednesday afternoon...

MLB.com

Just a fun summer day

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Reddit

TIL in 2007 GameFAQs had a contest to determine the best video game character. The L-Block from Tetris emerged as the winner.

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Reddit

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...

Slashdot

Shooting at Pennsylvania retirement community, gunman at large, reports say

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Google News US

How automated investment products are disrupting and enhancing the wealth management industry

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,...

Business Insider

WWE 205 Live Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from September 19

WWE has opted to move 205 Live to Wednesdays while it airs the Mixed Match Challenge in the post-SmackDown timeslot on Facebook Watch, so anyone wondering why the show did not...

Bleacher Report

New Mexico observatory closure stemmed from FBI child porn probe

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Y Combinator

$364M Ponzi scheme funded 3 men's luxury lifestyles including jewelry, high-end cars and $25M on casino gambling, feds say

Three men were indicted Wednesday for allegedly victimizing hundreds of people across the U.S. in a $364 million Ponzi scheme...

Fox News

Why Jeff Bezos Bought The Washington Post

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

Forbes

Police say multiple people are going around Australia sticking needles in strawberries

An Australian boy was arrested on Wednesday for putting sewing needles inside strawberries. New South Wales police said the boy admitted he had put the needles inside the str...

The Week

Jon Jones eligible to return to UFC on Oct. 28 after anti-doping agency's ruling

UFC former champion Jon Jones, who tested positive for steroid in 2017, receives a 15-month retroactive suspension that runs out on Oct. 28.    &...

USA Today

The Latest: Smart won't live in fear after kidnapper release

The Latest on the release of the woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart in Utah (all times local): 10 a.m...

Fox News

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

Victoria Beckham Makes Looking Posh Easy With Her 10th Anniversary Collection

Ten years later and Victoria Beckham looks as posh as ever. Over the past decade, the former Spice Girls member transformed from a pop star into a renowned designer. The Briti...

E! Online

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

3,000 Amazon Go stores launching by 2021

Amazon is rumored to open 3,000 of its state-of-the-art cashierless Go stores in its efforts to expand within the grocery market industry.    &#...

USA Today

6 players we want to see in ‘Space Jam 2’ alongside LeBron James

There are so many NBA and WNBA players to chose from for the ‘Space Jam’ sequel. Now that the sequel to Space Jam — starring LeBron James and directed by Black Pan...

SB Nation

Feds say they lost track of 1,488 migrant children

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CBS News

Jon Jones Given 15-Month UFC Suspension After USADA Arbitration Case

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) issued a 15-month sentence to light heavyweight star Jon Jones, MMA Fighting's Marc Raimondi reported Wednesday...

Bleacher Report

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

European regulators are looking at how Amazon uses data

European regulators are looking at how Amazon uses data...

CNN

Sony gets in on the retro console craze with PlayStation Classic

Sony gets in on the retro console craze with PlayStation Classic...

CNN
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