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Mormon families flee homes in Mexico following massacre

A somber caravan of Mormons fled their homes in a rural part of Mexico following the brutal massacre last week of nine family members. Some are staying behind looking for justice. Jonathan Vigliotti reports.
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New England Patriots' Tom Brady sets new goal to play until '46 or 47,' trainer says
New England Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady has a new number in mind and its not lucky number 7.
Sport
Republicans once again display giant visual aids at impeachment inquiry
Three giant signs were again erected in the back of the room, underscoring key GOP arguments against the process seeking to remove President Trump from office.
New York Post
Trump cited Miss Universe contestants as evidence of Ukraine's 'great people' in newly released call with Ukrainian leader
The White House on Friday morning released a memo detailing President Donald Trump's first call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in which the two leaders exchanged pleasantries.  At one point, Trump mentions the "great people" from Ukraine who participated in the Miss Universe pageant that he formerly owned.  "When I owned Miss Universe, they always had great people," Trump told Zelensky. "Ukraine was always well represented." Follow along here for live updates on the Trump impeachment hearings. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The White House on Friday morning released a memo detailing President Donald Trump's first call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in which the two leaders exchanged congratulations on their respective election victories.  At one point during the May call, Trump mentioned the "great people" from Ukraine who participated in the Miss Universe pageant, which he owned from 1996 to 2015. See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Extremists turned a frog meme into a hate symbol, but Hong Kong protesters revived it as an emblem of hopeSee Also:Devin Nunes and Jim Jordan led the Republican attack against Democrats and impeachment witnesses on the first day of public hearingsGOP lawyer's confusing questioning during the Trump impeachment hearing sent the internet into a tizzyPeople are comparing Ambassador Bill Taylor's voice to Walter Cronkite's as he testifies in the Trump impeachment hearingSEE ALSO: The 25 women who have accused Trump of sexual misconduct
Business Insider
Rough Transcript of Trump’s First Call With Ukrainian Leader Released
The White House released a memo about Mr. Trump’s first call with President Volodymyr Zelensky, but it does not mention “corruption,” which appeared in an earlier description of the call.
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Traveler at Hawaii airport Tasered, arrested after throwing fit about lost luggage
It’s never fun when an airline loses your luggage. But it’s much less fun being Tased.
Sport
How a Trump Administration Proposal Could Worsen Public Health
Isaac Chotiner interviews Douglas Dockery, a professor of environmental epidemiology at Harvard’s T. H. Chan School of Public Health, about a Trump Administration proposal that would limit the research that the E.P.A. can use when regulating public health.
The New Yorker
OPEC+ faces 'major challenge' from competitors' surging output: IEA
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies face stiffening competition in 2020, the International Energy Agency said on Friday, adding urgency to the oil producer group's policy meeting next month.
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Amazon is selling the new 16-inch MacBook Pro for $100 less than Apple
Apple unveiled its redesigned 16-inch MacBook Pro just two days ago, and Amazon has already jumped in with a sale -- $2,299 instead of Apple's list price of $2,399. It's a big spend either way, but that $100 saving will definitely sweeten what's an a...
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Odell Beckham Jr and Jarvis Landry trolled Mike Tomlin by celebrating big plays with yawns
AP Photo/David Richard Cleveland Browns wide receivers Odell Beckham Jr. and Jarvis Landry yawned after big plays in their "Thursday Night Football" grudge match in an apparent jab at Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin. Over the summer, Tomlin yawned in response to a question about his team having to face Beckham twice each season thanks to the prolific wide receiver's move into the AFC North during the offseason. Not only did Beckham and Landry sneak in some style points Thursday night, but they also got the last laugh. The Browns beat their division rival 21-7 in the raucous affair. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Odell Beckham Jr. has never been one to shy away from confrontation. So when the wide receiver had the opportunity to sneak in a dig under the bright lights of "Thursday Night Football," he and teammate Jarvis Landry got creative.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: 5 things about the NFL that football fans may not knowSee Also:Browns star Myles Garrett called hitting Mason Rudolph in the head with his helmet 'foolish' and 'embarrassing' but did not apologize'Thursday Night Football' ends with an ugly brawl and star defender Myles Garrett hitting QB Mason Rudolph in the head with a helmetA former DII walk-on who went undrafted in the NFL and worked at a potato chip factory snagged 2 interceptions and became the Raiders' star in their 'Thursday Night Football' win
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Qantas completes 'double sunrise' test flight from London to Sydney, aircraft order could follow
Qantas Airways Ltd could place an order for planes capable of ultra long-haul flights early next year, the airline's chief executive said after he completed a 19 hour, 19 minute non-stop test flight from London to Sydney on Friday.
REUTERS
Céline Dion surprised fans by performing the karaoke version of her own song at a listening party for her new album
Getty Images Canadian singer Céline Dion performed her own song at a karaoke and listening party in New York on Thursday.  Dion was celebrating the release of her new album, "Courage," and led the crowd in a rendition of her new hit, "Flying on My Own."  Video from the event shows audience members singing along to Dion's new single, while the singer belted it out onstage.  "Courage" was released at midnight on Friday, and is the 12th English-language album from Dion.  Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.  Tweet Embed: //twitter.com/mims/statuses/1195213781833527296?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw Karaoke screen: Flying on My Own made famous by Celine DionCeline Dion: I got it pic.twitter.com/58qUQHkftA Read more: Céline Dion sported a bowl cut on the cover of a magazine and managed to make it look chic Céline Dion is already 2019's reigning queen of celebrity fashion. Here are her most daring looks so far. Watch Celine Dion and James Corden re-create an iconic scene from 'Titanic' on 'Carpool Karaoke' Céline Dion danced and sang in the crowd at Lady Gaga's Las Vegas residency show and Gaga even dedicated a song to her NOW WATCH: How to find water when you're stuck in the desertSee Also:Nick Jonas says the Jonas Brothers lied about opening for Kelly Clarkson when they weren't famous so they could land better gigsPink is planning to take a year off from music in 2020 to focus on her familyCarrie Underwood serenaded unsuspecting customers at a boot shop in Nashville, and their reactions were priceless
Business Insider
Browns' Myles Garrett Not Under Police Investigation for Mason Rudolph Fight
Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett is not being investigated by the Cleveland Police Department after hitting Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph in the head ...
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The indie explosion that’s been going on for 30 years (give or take)
MIT Press The indie development scene is older, and weirder, than most people think Continue reading…
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3 Indiana judges suspended after a night of drinking turned into a White Castle brawl
Three Indiana judges have been suspended without pay for their involvement in an intoxicated fight outside a White Castle, according to court documents.
Sport
How to turn off read receipts on your iPhone so that senders doesn't know when you've read their iMessage
Aleksey Khilko/Shutterstock In just three steps, you can turn off read receipts on your iPhone to hide when you've read an iMessage. iMessage is an instant messaging service for iOS devices that provides updates on when texts have been delivered and read. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. In addition to AirDrop, iMessage is one of Apple's most useful tools.  The instant messaging feature allows you to conveniently send messages, photos, and files using data or Wi-Fi to other iOS devices. The feature also provides updates on when your texts have been successfully delivered and read by the receiver.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Most maps of Louisiana aren't entirely right. Here's what the state really looks like.See Also:How to reset the Safari browser on your iPhone in 2 different waysHow to subscribe to a calendar on your iPhone, to stay up-to-date on your favorite eventsHow to use the Compass app on your iPhone to stay on track and figure out your exact locationSEE ALSO: The best iPhone for every type of person and budget
Business Insider
Marie Yovanovitch: How could our system fail like this?
Former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testifies during the public impeachment hearing of President Trump and discusses her time in Ukraine.
Politica
Lenovo plans sleek AR glasses that let PC users see multiple workspaces
The AR and VR headset maker plans to target business users with a new compact AR headset that can simulate multiple PC monitors, using a Windows laptop.
VentureBeat | Tech News That Matters
TIMELINE-Amazon challenges Pentagon awarding $10 bln cloud deal to Microsoft
Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it is contesting the Pentagon's award of an up to $10 billion cloud computing deal to Microsoft Corp, expressing concern that politics got in the way of a fair contracting process.
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These early Black Friday soundbar deals on Amazon save you as much as $173
You don’t have to wait for Black Friday to score amazing discounts on soundbars. Amazon is teasing us with booming deals on Yamaha and Sony models even before the shopping bonanza kicks in.
Digital Trends | Technology News and Product Reviews
Xbox One November Update now available with Google Assistant, new gamertags, and text filters
Microsoft is rolling out its November 2019 Update for the Xbox One today. The big new addition is Google Assistant support, allowing you to use a device with the assistant or app to control an Xbox One. Google Assistant won’t run on the Xbox One itself, but you’ll be able to use it to launch games, apps, turn the console on and off, pause videos, and more. Microsoft first started testing this feature back in September. Alongside the Google Assistant support, Microsoft is also implementing its new gamertag support in the November update. This means you can now pick any gamertag and use numbers at the end like Discord or Battle.net use. While you could change your gamertag earlier this year, it’s now fully supported on console in friends,... Continue reading…
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Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher: Kids, marriage and their famous exes
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis may have starred as teen lovebirds on “That ’70s Show,” but it wasn’t until a decade later that romantic sparks started to fly. Find out how both struggled through failed long-term relationships — with Demi Moore and Macaulay Culkin — before finally finding their way back to each other. Watch...
New York Post
Tariff anxiety is mounting across American households, threatening the backbone of the economy
Rick Wilking/Reuters Trade tensions with China have further raised alarm in American households, undermining one of the brightest spots in an economy otherwise expected to slow.  About two-thirds of US adults were concerned about how tariffs would impact their household spending in October, according to a new survey from the market-research group Civic Science. That was an eight-point rise from the start of the summer, before President Donald Trump significantly escalated tensions with China.  Visit the Business Insider homepage for more stories. Trade tensions with China have further raised alarm in American households, undermining one of the brightest spots in an economy otherwise expected to slow.  About two-thirds of US adults were concerned about how tariffs would affect their household spending in October, according to a new survey from the market-research group Civic Science. That was an six-point rise from the start of the summer, before President Donald Trump significantly escalated tensions with China. See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: 9 items to avoid buying at CostcoSee Also:From leech collectors to knocker-ups, here are 16 weird jobs that no longer existSmartphones are getting weird again, and it could be a sign that the industry is on the brink of another huge changeHere's everyone who's running for president in 2020, and who has quit the raceSEE ALSO: Trump says US could 'substantially' raise China tariffs if deal isn't reached
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Nedbank Challenge: Tommy Fleetwood in touch as Zander Lombard leads in Sun City
South African Zander Lombard leads the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City with Tommy Fleetwood five shots back in a share of fourth.
BBC Sport - Sport
7 things to do today if you want to be a stay-at-home parent
Hero Images/Getty It takes a lot of planning to switch from a two-income household to a one-income household, but there are several steps you can take today to get financially prepared.  In addition to talking to your partner about money, paying down debts, tracking expenses, and getting quotes for what childcare could cost are all good ideas to get started.  Read more personal finance coverage. Being a stay-at-home parent isn't easy. Even if you're great with money, you may still need to do some extra planning and work before your family is truly ready to live on one income.  There's a lot to consider financially in this situation, from the costs of losing one salary to the costs of childcare. You and your partner will need to have some frank money conversations before you get too far into the process, and decide on your goals and priorities. If being a stay-at-home parent is your future plans, start doing these seven things today to make sure your family is ready to go one-income when the time is right. 1. Start talking to your partner about money RichVintage/Getty Images If you're going to go from two incomes to one, you and your partner will have to be on the same page about all of your finances.  Even though you'll only have one income, it will take two people to make sure that everything goes smoothly. Start by having a conversation about your money, talking about how you'd like to live and the changes you'll have to make to support your new lifestyle.  It might be a good idea to sit down with your partner and make a spreadsheet, as one financial planner suggests. Take an evening to go through all of your income, savings, expenses, and debt to make sure that you'll be ready to make this jump, and to make sure that you're both feeling the same way about it.    2. Track your expenses Vasily Fedosenko/Reuters To know how much you'll need to earn, where you'll need to cut back, and how much you'll need to save in your emergency fund, figure out how much you spend in a month. This is one of the first things most financial planners recommend to people who want to take controle of their money —  you might be surprised by how much you're actually spending.  With a spreadsheet, app, or even a pen and paper if you prfeer, track every dollar you spend in a month. After a few months, you can start to get an idea of just how much you'll need in income to make stay-at-home parenthood work for your family, and you'll have to change to continue living within your means.    3. Start bulking up your emergency fund Justin Sullivan / Staff / Getty Images An emergency fund is a non-negotiable for any family, but when you're relying on one income, it's even more essential.  Financial planner John Pak of Otium Advisory Group in Los Angeles explains that it's all about the "what-ifs," and being prepared to handle them without taking on debt. "What if you get sick? What if you get terminated? What if your company fires you because they're downsizing? I think that's a legitimate fear," says Pak. "To squash that fear, you need to have a good, hefty savings account that's just reserved for emergency situations." Business Insider's Tanza Loudenback reports that a single-earner household should generally have about six months of expenses saved, double the recommended amount for dual-income family. You want to keep that money somewhere safe, but liquid, like a high-yield savings account. A savings account at a traditional bank earns about .1% interest, while a high-yield savings account earns 15 to 20 times that much. It's not hard for six months of expenses to add to up to five figures, so every dollar counts.  See the rest of the story at Business InsiderSee Also:Online banking isn't just for millennials anymore — it's quickly becoming the normA retiree who 'never made big money' says owning property made his retirement possible, and young people shouldn't overlook itA financial planner on the verge of regret after buying her first apartment remembered a key piece of money advice from her grandfather
Business Insider
Dog to receive stem cells from mom in UK for cancer treatment
A 6-year-old cocker spaniel in California that was recently diagnosed with cancer is slated to receive stem cells from her mother living 4,000 miles away in the United Kingdom. Coco the cocker spaniel gave birth to a litter of puppies six years ago. One of those puppies, Millie, was adopted by Serena and Andrew Lodge,...
New York Post
Myles Powell is one of the greatest college basketball players Tom Izzo has ever seen
The Seton Hall star had his defining moment against Michigan State. Despite an ankle injury, the Seton Hall guard nearly willed the Pirates to victory NEWARK — Myles Powell wasn’t even supposed to play against Michigan State. Even as fans were filing into the Prudential Center, he didn’t know if he would be able to. After the Seton Hall guard suffered an ankle injury in the Pirates’ win over Stony Brook last weekend, his coach, Kevin Willard, told reporters that he would be out indefinitely and that it could be “a prolonged absence.” Willard told Powell to go out for warmups before the game, but to stand on the sideline and watch. When the Pirates went back into the locker room about a half hour before tip-off, he told his coach he was ready to go. “We looked at each other and I just said ‘coach I got you I’m ready,’ he said. “You dream about games like this. It’s not something you pass up on.” Not only did Powell play, he was the best player on the court and, considering the circumstances, gave the best individual performance of the college basketball season so far. His numbers: 34 minutes, 37 points, six rebounds, and six threes in a 76-73 loss to the third-ranked Spartans. Michigan State’s Tom Izzo has coached four first-team All-Americans, coached against dozens more, won a national championship, and been inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame. He’s seen his share of great players, but watching Powell’s clinic on a bad ankle made a lasting impression. “Myles is one of the great players I’ve ever seen in college basketball,” Izzo said after the game. Yes, it came in a loss, but unless you’re a Seton Hall fan, the result of the game was secondary to the show that Powell put on. Consider his game on Thursday to be the first line on his application for national player of the year. “He’s the best player in the country, it’s not even close, for what he does,” Willard said. “I don’t know if God could have stopped him on some of those shots,” Izzo said. This wasn’t exactly Powell’s coming out party. He was first-team all-Big East last year, averaging better than 23 points per game, and was named preseason AP All-American this season. But Powell had never done what he did against the Spartans on such a big stage — facing the No. 3 team in the country, in front of 14,000 fans, in the marquee game of the night, and on a bad ankle. Most of his production came in the second half, but he was confident throughout. His first field goal came off a defensive rebound where he ran the ball up the court himself, stopped and fired away from three before Michigan State had a chance to set up defensively. What Trenton Makes the World Takes Myles Powell goes crazy for 37 against sparty pic.twitter.com/CY9T6wVpgX— Hoop Fiends (@hoopfiends) November 15, 2019 That set the tone for the rest of his night. Nine of Powell’s 12 field goals came off the dribble and every one of his threes came from well behind the three-point line. “I don’t know if God could have stopped him on some of those shots,” Izzo said. Myles Powell from downtown! pic.twitter.com/DBrqreQwmY— Bryan García (@esperandomarzo) November 15, 2019 The second half is when it started to get ridiculous. He opened the half by flexing in Thomas Kithier’s face after scoring on him in the lane and drawing a foul. He then pulled up for a pair of threes that hit only net and finished twice inside between multiple Michigan State jerseys. His greatest play came with 2:41 left. Coming off a pick, Powell had two Spartans on him. He had just enough space to let one fly, and knocked down a three with Gabe Brown’s hand in his face, again drawing the foul in the process. That shot put Seton Hall up five. Myles Powell. Absurd. pic.twitter.com/MqMKvSxxTF— Kyle Boone (@Kyle__Boone) November 15, 2019 Thanks to what Willard called some poor clock management, the Pirates let that lead slip away. They did, however, have two chances to win the game in the final seconds. Both times, it appeared that a Seton Hall player drew contact, but no foul was called. Michigan State, whose own embattled player of the year candidate Cassius Winston gutted out a 21-point game, survived. Still, the story was the Seton Hall senior. It wasn’t just his point total, gaudy as it may have been. Powell — whose bad ankle was the topic of all that pregame hysteria — commanded the Seton Hall offense, taking over the game whenever the Pirates had possession, then toying with a Spartan defense powerless to stop him. It was that New York-area moxie from a Trenton product feeding off of his hometown fans. “They helped me get through the game,” he said. Powell says his ankle is still bothering him and admitted that adrenaline helped get him through the game. Just don’t expect him to use it as an excuse. Seton Hall heads out on the road next to face a Saint Louis team it lost to in Newark last year. Powell expects to play, just like he did Thursday. “I was just playing basketball,” he said. “I don’t want to keep talking about the ankle.” There’s no need to ask about it anymore.
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Instagram Business Accounts and My Friend, the Grocery Store
Instagram has helped blur the lines between personal branding and personal life—such as by encouraging people to turn their profiles into businesses.
WIRED
Former US ambassador to Ukraine says removal helped 'shady interests'
Former US ambassador to Ukraine tells Congress she was abruptly recalled from Kiev.
Politica
Trump impeachment inquiry: Ukraine policy in 'disarray' - Yovanovitch
Former US ambassador to Ukraine tells the House Intelligence Committee how vital ambassadors are for conveying foreign policy interests.
Politica
Here’s how to claim Pikachu and Eevee in Pokémon Sword and Shield
Pokémon Sword and Shieldintroduce Gigantamax forms, supersized versions of pokémon that can be activated during specific battles for more powerful attacks. While all pokémon are capable of turning into towering monsters, only a few have special forms. That includes Pikachu and Eevee, which players can snag for free with a save file from Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee! In addition to special moves only available in Gigantamax forms, certain pokémon also get a small makeover. (Pikachu, for example, fills out into his iconic fat Pikachu look of old.) Pikachu and Eevee are available at the game’s Wild Area Station via the game’s online functionality. Players will need to save from Let’s Go, Pikachu! or Let’s Go, Eevee! to grab whichever pokémon corresponds to their save file. Once you reach the station, look for the pair of kids in the corner. Data from those games can be from any point in play, rather than being a completed file. It’s also worth noting that while the Wild Area is accessible fairly early in the game, it’s still likely to take a few hours to reach. Sword and Shield’s other Gigantamax forms include pokémon like Charizard, Meowth, and Butterfree. Meowth in its original form — not be confused with its extra furry Galarian form — is available as an early purchase bonus for players via the Mystery Gift options from November 15th, 2019, to January 15th, 2020.
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Mason Rudolph's agent reviewing brawl with Myles Garrett, laments potential 'catastrophic ending'
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph walked away unscathed from a brawl with Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett toward the end of their matchup Thursday.
Sport
Joachim Low Says Young Germany Aren't Among Euro 2020 Favourites
Germany manager Joachim Low has said his side aren't among the favourites to win UEFA Euro 2020, which will be his fourth European Championships since taking charge of the team...
bleacherreport.com
Paypal turns off payments to Pornhub models
PayPal has turned off payments to Pornhub’s models — a move that’s left honchos at the adult video website hot and bothered. The money transfer giant took the step because Pornhub fired off payments through the platform without getting its consent, the company said in a statement Thursday. “We have taken action to stop these...
New York Post
Steelers center says Myles Garrett should be suspended for season
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The new 'Star Wars' game is a must-buy for any fan — and it's one of the most fun and addicting adventures I've played in a long time (EA)
YouTube/MKIceAndFire Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment on Friday launched their newest game, "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order." It's a third-person action-adventure game that introduces you to new characters and a new adventure set in the "Star Wars" universe. The game captures the essence of "Star Wars": It rewards exploration, looks and sounds polished, and offers great thrills and story. You'll be playing this one late into the night. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. I've played about five hours of the newest "Star Wars" game, and I can already tell you: This is the best "Star Wars" game ever made, and it's already one of my favorite games of the year. Thanks to Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment, which provided me with an early review copy of the game, I've been able to dig into the first few chapters of "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" before its launch on Friday.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Why it's so hard for planes to land on waterSee Also:Google’s ambitious new video game service is starting to look like a giant mess — and it isn't even live yetYou can connect up to 4 controllers to your PS4 at once — here's how that stacks up to the competitionAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez just revealed her passion for 'League of Legends,' and she's not the only member of Congress playing the popular video game
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How to delete a profile on your Hulu account on desktop or mobile
Shutterstock It's easy to delete a profile on Hulu using the website or mobile app.  You can create up to six profiles within one Hulu account.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Having multiple profiles on your Hulu account ensures that each of your friends and family have a personalized account tailored to their interests.  Hulu allows you to create up to six profiles on one account. See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Apple just revealed its AirPods Pro for $249, which feature noise cancellation. Here's everything that was wrong with the $159 pair of the wireless headphones.See Also:How to set a custom ringtone on your Samsung Galaxy S10, and choose your own music or assign it to a specific callerHow to turn off subtitles on Hulu on the desktop website or mobile appHow to verify your identity on Venmo, in order to send and receive money in the appSEE ALSO: The best iPhone for every type of person and budget
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Man proposes to girlfriend while surfing — and drops the ring
A surfer dude from Hawaii shocked his girlfriend in the most surf bum way — by accidentally dropping the engagement ring in the surf. Christopher Garth, 38, had gone out surfing with his sweetheart Lauren Oiye, 32, in their native Honolulu with the ring in his pocket, Hawaii News Now reported. While riding a wave,...
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IPL Player Retention 2020 Results: Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli Earn Extensions
Excitement for the 2020 Indian Premier League season was ramped up on Friday after the eight teams confirmed their retained players for next year's event...
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Women married to Isis fighters due to land in Germany from Turkey
Ankara continues to repatriate individuals with alleged links to terrorist groupTwo women married to Isis fighters were expected to land in Germany, as Turkey continued to deport individuals with alleged affiliations to the terrorist group to their European countries of origin.The women are the eighth and ninth individuals to be repatriated to Germany this week, after the Turkish government unexpectedly announced on Monday it would no longer act as “a hotel” for foreign nationals who fought alongside terrorists. Continue reading...
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Who Is Marie Yovanovitch? Former Ambassador Testifies in Impeachment Hearing
The ousted ambassador to Ukraine recounted how she became the target of a smear campaign by President Trump’s personal lawyer and the right-wing media.
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Browns’ Myles Garrett could face record-long suspension
Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett could face a record-long suspension after what some are calling one of the ugliest moments in the history of the NFL. During a wild brawl near the end of Thursday night's game, Garrett ripped the helmet off Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph and then slammed it into Rudolph's unprotected head.
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Bella Hadid rocked the no-shirt trend in a leather jacket held together with tiny strings
Evan Agostini/Invision/AP Bella Hadid made an appearance at the French Vogue Fashion Festival in Paris, France, on Friday. She arrived wearing a long leather jacket — designed by Supriya Lele — with no shirt underneath. It was tied together across her chest with two tiny strings. Hadid also wore a long pair of trousers with an uneven waistline, and pointed leather boots. The model has worn numerous bold outfits this month, including a black bodysuit embellished with strategically-placed pearls that resembled body piercings. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Bella Hadid is keeping one of 2018's biggest fashion trends alive. On Friday, the model attended the French Vogue Fashion Festival in Paris wearing a long leather jacket with no shirt underneath. The long-sleeved coat reached her knees, and was held together by two thin strings tied across her chest.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: A podiatrist explains heel spurs, the medical condition Trump said earned him a medical deferment from VietnamSee Also:Harry Styles made a statement in a sheep-print sweater, and people are comparing it to one Princess Diana woreJessica Alba channeled the 1920s in a couture gown that was hand-embellished with pearls and ostrich feathersEmilia Clarke paired a daring dress with more than $285,000 worth of jewelry
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HOBOT LEGEE Robotic Mop and Vacuum
There are so many robotic vacuums available now with a range of features and prices. However, there are only a few that can vacuum and mop. One of these is the HOBOT LEGEE-669 Vacuum-Mop Robot. Recently, I bought one (at a cost of $550) to see how it would do in my home. Here’s my review […] The post HOBOT LEGEE Robotic Mop and Vacuum appeared first on ReadWrite.
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My daughter has hated me since I met the man of my dreams
Look at this from your daughter’s point of view, says Annalisa Barbieri. This must be hard enough for her to take in, without catching you in bed with himI am 32 and have a 15-year-old daughter. It’s always been me and her. I’ve never brought home random guys, or even let her know I was talking to anyone. But last year, I met the man of my dreams. We dated a couple of months before I introduced them. Things were going OK (apart from a few bad days) until last week, that is, when she burst in on us in bed together and began screaming about how disgusting we were and how much she hates me.We did end up talking, and I thought things were better. But today she came home unexpectedly and saw us lying naked together. We got into a screaming match and she wanted me to leave. So I did. I came back a few hours later. We tried to talk, but it didn’t go well. I am lost on what to do, and don’t know where to go from here. Continue reading...
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It’s not enough to have a day off: you need others to share it with | Oliver Burkeman
A society can’t flourish if its citizens can’t make a plan to meet for a beerNinety years ago this year, Joseph Stalin unveiled an ingenious new scheme to transform the Soviet Union into an industrial powerhouse: the end of the seven-day week. Much of the workforce switched to a four-day week, plus one day off – but they were divided into five cohorts, each resting on a different day, so factories could run without stopping. The propaganda, according to the historian Clive Foss, was that “workers would get more rest; production and employment would increase [and] leisure time would be more rationally employed, for cultural activities (theatre, clubs, sports) would no longer have to be crammed into a weekend, but could flourish every day, with their facilities far less crowded.”It proved massively unpopular, though, not least because it made communal life impossible: families and friends with different rest days couldn’t coordinate social time together. (“That’s no holiday, if you have to celebrate by yourself,” one worker complained.) Stalin didn’t mind – undermining the centrality of the family was part of his plan, after all – but the new week didn’t boost production as planned, either, so it was phased out. Yet, as the writer Judith Shulevitz pointed out in the Atlantic recently, the social chaos of unsynchronised schedules has returned. It’s just that these days it’s imposed not by the state, but by unpredictable work patterns. Employees subject to “on-demand scheduling” and zero-hour contracts get the worst of it. Meanwhile, plenty of fancier jobs require staying late at short notice, or scrapping a weekend plan to plough through emails. Continue reading...
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Deputy tackles teen quadruple amputee in group home: video
An Arizona deputy wrestled a 15-year-old quadruple amputee to the ground at a group home in Tucson, disturbing footage of the incident shows. The unidentified Pima County Sheriff’s deputy encountered the teen, Immanuel, on Sept. 26 while responding to a report that he had kicked over a garbage can and verbally threatened an employee, KOLD...
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