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Blinken talking to top Indian officials to strengthen ties

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 03:10:31 -0400

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is talking with top Indian officials in meetings that are expected to deepen ties between the important allies that are both rivals to a rising China

Officials: 2 dead; 7 injured after Texas chemical plant leak

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 02:36:28 -0400

Two people are dead after a chemical leak at plant in La Porte, Texas

Wisconsin judge to decide on charging police officer

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 00:16:46 -0400

A Wisconsin judge is set to announce whether he will invoke a rarely used process to charge a police officer in the 2016 slaying of a Black man who was sitting in a parked car

Today in History

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 00:01:00 -0400

Today in History Today is Wednesday, July 28, the 209th day of 2021. There are 156 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 28, 1976, an earthquake devastated northern China, killing at least 242,000 people, according to an official estimate. On this date: In 1540, King Henry VIII’s chief minister, Thomas Cromwell, was executed, the same day Henry married his fifth wife, Catherine Howard. In 1821, Peru declared its independence from Spain. In 1914, World War I began as Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. In 1932, federal troops forcibly dispersed the so-called “Bonus Army” of World War I veterans who had gathered in Washington to demand payments they weren’t scheduled to receive until 1945. In 1943, President Franklin D. Roosevelt announced the end of coffee rationing, which had limited people to one pound of coffee every five weeks since it began in Nov. 1942. In 1945, the U.S. Senate ratified the United Nations Charter by a vote of 89-2. A U.S....

Detroit-area water leader quitting weeks after floods

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 23:51:09 -0400

The head of a regional water agency in southeastern Michigan says she's resigning, weeks after thousands of homes were spoiled by sewage backups during a tremendous storm

Teen fatally shot inside California theater, another wounded

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 22:16:31 -0400

Authorities are investigating a shooting at a Southern California movie theater that killed an 18-year-old woman and left her friend on life support

Texas man convicted of killing officer, then attacks bailiff

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 20:54:01 -0400

A Texas man elbowed a bailiff attempting to handcuff him after the defendant was convicted of killing a San Antonio police detective

Texas National Guard will start helping make border arrests

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 20:36:30 -0400

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he is ordering National Guard members to start helping make arrests along the U.S.-Mexico border

Man pleads guilty to 4 Asian spa killings, sentenced to life

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 20:30:58 -0400

A man accused of killing eight people, most of them women of Asian descent, at massage businesses in Georgia has pleaded guilty to four of the murders

Probe: No charges warranted in death after adult sleepover

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 20:24:13 -0400

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has concluded its probe of the 2018 death of a Black woman found dead after attending an adult sleepover party, saying its findings do not support pursuing criminal charges

Finn: Limerick were 'lucky' to avoid reds against Tipp

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 08:31:00 BST

It was widely felt in the aftermath of Limerick's comeback win in the Munster final that they were fortunate to finish with 15 players on the field.

Quite the Pair - Super 6 and £1,000,000!

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 08:30:00 BST

Could you make the £1,000,000 yours? Super 6 has returned for another season, and you could become a millionaire by correctly predicting six scorelines.

Transfer Centre: Varane deal confirmed, Grealish & Pogba latest LIVE!

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 07:00:00 GMT

It's Deadline Day! Follow the latest on Chelsea's pursuit of Dries Mertens plus updates from the Premier League and beyond.

Leicester unveil plans to expand King Power Stadium to 40,000

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 08:00:00 BST

Leicester City have unveiled plans to expand the King Power Stadium to a capacity of 40,000.

Biles withdraws from individual all-around event

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 07:18:00 BST

Simone Biles has withdrawn from Thursday's women's individual all-around final at the Tokyo Olympics "to focus on her mental health", USA Gymnastics has announced.

Racing League in focus: Team Ireland

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 07:00:00 BST

Flying the flag for Ireland in the Racing League are some of the Emerald Isle's youngest and most celebrated jockeys and trainers.

Big-punching Price bulldozes into next round

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 06:06:00 BST

Lauren Price dismantled her first opponent to lay down an ominous marker at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Wednesday morning.

Jurgen Klinsmann: The man who charmed a nation of 'haters'

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 07:00:00 BST

Murray and Salisbury suffer Olympic doubles defeat

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 06:41:00 BST

Andy Murray's hopes of a fourth Olympic medal are over after he and partner Joe Salisbury lost 6-4 6-7 (2/7) 10-7 to Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig in the men's doubles quarter-finals in Tokyo.

16-year-old Capsey looking to build on 'surreal' week

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 07:00:00 BST

She is the 16-year-old who has taken The Hundred by storm - so is an England call-up the next goal for Oval Invincibles sensation Alice Capsey?

OnePlus 9T may be cancelled: no more OnePlus flagships in 2021?

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 07:50:13 +0000

A reputed leakster suggests that there will be no OnePlus 9T or any other high-end OnePlus flagship phone this year.

AOC Gaming G2 series 165Hz monitor with 1500R curvature launched in India

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 07:47:45 +0000

AOC has launched a new gaming monitor in India as part of the Gaming G2 series which feature 165Hz refresh rate and 1500R curvature, and has been priced starting at Rs 44,990.

Oculus Quest 2 recall: Facebook pauses sales, promises 128GB model

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 07:06:23 +0000

The Oculus Quest 2 headset can't be bought, and if you're wondering why, we have the answer.

Microsoft Flight Simulator PC update offers massive performance improvements

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 06:52:30 +0000

What's in the Microsoft Flight Simulator update on the PC? We're diving into the changes to explain what's new.

Google to make it easier for users to switch apps from iOS to Android

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 06:51:01 +0000

Google doesn't offer a seamless process to transfer apps and data from iPhones to Android. However, this may change soon.

Amazon AU’s official Apple Store is open and discounting MacBooks and AirPods

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 06:40:31 +0000

Amazon Australia is already offering discounts on Apple, with MacBooks getting 10% off and AirPods Pro seeing 25% off.

Best TV 2021: 10 big-screen TVs worth buying in Australia this year

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 06:38:28 +0000

Can't decide which TV to buy? Our guide to the best TVs in 2021 can help point you in the right direction.

Disney+ Hotstar unveils its new slate of content - It includes 2 big movies

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 06:37:48 +0000

Streaming platform Disney+ Hotstar has unveiled new shows and movies featuring the best of India’s talent that will be streamed over the next few months. Among the stars featuring in its line-up are Ajay Devgn, Sushmita Sen, Saif Ali Khan, Shefali Shah, Richa Chadha and Pratik Gandhi.

Target PS5 restock could be today, as we confirm inventory numbers – here's what time

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 06:03:15 +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.

New Nokia smartphones are built to last

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 05:45:46 +0000

HMD Global has designed its latest trio of new Nokia phones with longevity in mind.

Nicki Minaj Channels ‘90s Fashion In A Bucket Hat & Bright Pink Fanny Pack  

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 04:37:52 +0000

Nicki Minaj gave her fans a look at her impeccable fashion sense while donning a '90s style ensemble in two pics.

Cardi B Showcases Her Baby Bump In Gorgeous Gold Bikini With Sparkly Chains Cradling Her Belly

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 03:32:14 +0000

Cardi B promoted her new song 'Wild Side' by sharing a new video of herself standing in a mirror and putting her growing baby bump on full display while wearing a stylish gold bikini and matching jewelry.

Lindsie Chrisley & Husband Will Campbell Split After 9 Years: ‘While One Door Closes, Another Opens’

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 03:31:15 +0000

'Chrisley Knows Best' star Lindsie Chrisley announced that she and Will Campbell have decided to 'mutually' split after nine years of marriage.

Bob Odenkirk Rushed To Hospital After Collapsing On ‘Better Call Saul’ Set – Reports

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 03:25:42 +0000

The star of the hit show received medical attention on July 27 after the incident, according to multiple sources.

Britney Spears Admits To ‘Feeling Overwhelmed’ As She Expresses Her Rebellion By Painting

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 02:26:17 +0000

Britney Spears shared a new video of herself enjoying a painting session on a large white canvas that was spread out across her floor and gave her fans an update on how things are going in the caption.

Halle Bailey Claps Back At Fan Who Shades Her Sister Chloe: ‘Girl Let’s Not Start’

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 01:43:31 +0000

Halley Bailey will not tolerate shade of her sister Chloe! The singer responded to a fan who said people were 'overhyping' her sibling.

Adam Driver, 37, Reveals Chiseled Abs As He Transforms Into Sexy Centaur In Burberry Ad

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 01:11:58 +0000

Adam Driver was a gorgeous sight to see as he ran into water on a beach and greeted a horse, in a brand new ad for Burberry's 'Hero' fragrance.

‘Teen Mom 2’ Reunion: Devoin Austin Storms Off Set During A Heated Fight With Briana DeJesus

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 01:00:02 +0000

We hate to say it, but it wouldn't be a 'Teen Mom 2' reunion without a heated argument between Briana DeJesus and her ex, Devoin Austin.

Mila Kunis & Ashton Kutcher Shock Fans With Confession About How Often They Bathe Their Kids

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 00:56:26 +0000

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher revealed that they don't bathe their children regularly — and Twitter users had a lot of thoughts about the admission.

Lady Gaga Rocks White Mini Tennis Skirt & Matching Crop Top While Working Up A Sweat On Court

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 23:56:07 +0000

Lady Gaga served up some tennis style on the court over the weekend with boyfriend Michael Polansky, looking like a total pro during her lesson.

Disney's Predator Reboot Gets an Official Title as Plot and Timeline Details Are Revealed

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 17:13:53 PDT

Dan Trachtenberg is going back for his Predator movie as he announces exciting new details for the reboot.

Space Jam 2 Star Joe Cedric Eyes Miles Morales Role in The MCU: There's Still a Possibility

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 16:51:06 PDT

Space Jam: A New Legacy star Cedric Joe has his eye on joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe as a live action Miles Morales.

Don't Breathe 2 Producer Addresses Antihero Controversy Surrounding the Blind Man

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 15:55:56 PDT

Some have questioned whether making The Blind Man an antihero in Don't Breathe 2 is the right thing to do.

Joaquin Phoenix Undergoes Shocking Transformation in First Look at Disappointment Blvd.

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:56:12 PDT

Known for his extreme transformations, Joaquin Phoenix is unrecognizable in his new secret Ari Aster project.

Matt Damon Is Game for Ocean's 14 Whenever Director Steven Soderbergh Is Ready for It

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:26:03 PDT

Matt Damon says, though they are a couple men down, he thinks there might be a way to get the gang back together again for Ocean's 14.

Ghostbusters: Afterlife Toys Reveal Return of Original Cast and A New Terror Dog

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:07:53 PDT

Ghostbusters: Afterlife toys have given a hint that a new breed of Terror Dog is coming, and this one walks like a man.

Smallville: The Complete Series Gets First-Ever Blu-ray Release for 20th Anniversary

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 12:49:55 PDT

Smallville: The Complete Series 20th Anniversary Edition will bring the Superman prequel series to Blu-ray and DVD this October.

Jungle Cruise First Reactions Call It the Best Film of the Summer

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 12:40:57 PDT

The first reactions to Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt starrer Jungle Cruise are now in, and it looks like Disney+ may have another hit on its hands.

Will Regan Return in The Exorcist Trilogy? Linda Blair Gives Her Answer

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 12:30:26 PDT

Regan wishes her mom, Chris, all the best, continuing her quest to wrench out the devil from its next victim as Linda Blair answers questions about the new Exorcist movie.

Rege-Jean Page Takes the Lead in Paramount's The Saint Remake

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 12:24:04 PDT

After bowing out of the period drama's second season, Page will now head up the reimagining of The Saint for Paramount.

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