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Mondelez, Kraft Heinz Cry Foul Over Regulator's Comments

Mondelez International and Kraft Heinz said the federal commodities regulator failed to hold up its end of a deal that settled a 2015 lawsuit related to alleged manipulation of the wheat futures market....

Mondelez, Kraft Heinz Cry Foul Over Regulator's Comments

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Warren Buffett denies tensions with his partner in troubled Kraft Heinz, supports new Kraft CEO Buffett says he has no tensions with 3G Capital, Berkshire Hathaway's partner in troubled Kraft Heinz. 3G co-founder Jorge Paulo Lemann is "a good friend," he adds....
14:42, 06/25/2019

Kraft, Mondelez to pay $16 million in wheat price manipulation case The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Thursday Kraft Heinz Co and Mondelez International Inc will pay $16 million in penalty regarding a wheat manipulation case that dates bac...
18:00, 08/15/2019

CFTC says Kraft, Mondelez to pay $16 million in wheat price manipulation case The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Thursday Kraft Heinz Co and Mondelez International Inc will have to pay $16 million in penalty regarding a wheat manipulation case that dat...
04:28, 08/16/2019

Kraft Heinz CEO Looks to Ketchup for Sales Spurt Miguel Patricio says the company’s well-known products need a new boost. He took over as chief executive this week, at the lowest point in the food conglomerate’s history....
14:28, 06/26/2019

For Kraft Heinz, a Chance for a Fresh Start Kraft Heinz says its financial statements for nearly three years should no longer be relied upon--and that admission just adds to signs that a fundamental revamp of the company is needed....
00:00, 05/07/2019

Kraft Heinz withdraws outlook after dismal results Kraft Heinz Co reported weak sales on Thursday, prompting the maker of packaged foods to write down the value of several business units by more than $1 billion and drop its full-year forecast as it s...
18:56, 08/08/2019

Kraft Heinz Writes Down $1.2 Billion as Brands Wither Kraft Heinz reported falling sales and wrote down the value of its brands for the second time in six months, as the food maker struggles to improve its products to satisfy shifting consumer tastes....
06:56, 08/09/2019

Kraft Heinz to restate certain financial reports after investigation Kraft Heinz Co will restate financial reports for over a two-year period to fix errors that resulted from lapses in procurement practices by some of its employees, the packaged food company said in a ...
16:42, 05/06/2019

Kraft Heinz to Restate Financial Results Following Investigation Kraft Heinz said it is restating a host of its financial results dating as far back as 2016, after it determined they included certain misstatements....
19:14, 05/06/2019

Kraft Heinz takes another $1 billion hit, shares plunge Kraft Heinz released its second quarter earnings reports and revealed continued fall-out related to those issues on top of weak sales.       ...
19:42, 08/08/2019

Kraft Heinz to report half-yearly results on Aug. 8 Kraft Heinz Co said on Wednesday it would report results for the first six months of the year on Aug. 8, its first financial statement since disclosing a more than $15 billion writedown on its iconic...
15:42, 07/31/2019

Kraft Heinz completes internal investigation on procurement practices Kraft Heinz Co said on Friday the company's internal investigation into its procurement practices and internal controls assessment is now complete and expects to report its quarterly results on or bef...
00:42, 06/08/2019

Berkshire swings to big profit; Buffett laments Kraft Heinz Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday said gains in its stock investments fueled a big first-quarter profit, while improved results from its Geico auto insurer and BNSF railroad units bo...
21:42, 05/04/2019

Kraft Heinz Concludes Internal Investigation Into Accounting Errors Kraft Heinz said it had concluded an internal investigation into accounting errors and changed financial practices that triggered a regulatory probe and steep decline in its stock price this year....
02:00, 06/08/2019

Kraft Heinz completes internal probe into its procurement practices Kraft Heinz Co said on Friday the numbers it restated last month were accurate following completion of an internal investigation, but that the matter was under review by the U.S. Attorney's Office....
06:00, 06/08/2019

Kraft Heinz launches sale of baby food unit: sources U.S. packaged food giant Kraft Heinz has launched the sale of its baby food brand Plasmon with preliminary bids due by the end of next week, two sources close to the matter said....
13:56, 05/09/2019

UPDATE 2-Berkshire swings to big profit; Buffett laments Kraft Heinz Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday said gains in its stock investments fueled a big first-quarter profit, while improved results from its Geico auto insurer and BNSF railroad units bo...
22:28, 05/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Kraft Heinz completes internal probe into its procurement practices Kraft Heinz Co said on Friday the numbers it restated last month were accurate following completion of an internal investigation, but that the matter was under review by the U.S. Attorney's Office....
02:00, 06/08/2019

Employee misconduct leads to Kraft Heinz restating 2016 and 2017 earnings Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway is the largest shareholder in Kraft Heinz, with a $10.6 billion stake, expressed confidence in the company.        ...
21:14, 05/06/2019

Kraft Heinz completes internal investigation on procurement practices, says returning to normal Kraft Heinz said on Friday the company's internal investigation into its procurement practices and internal controls assessment is now complete and expects to report its quarterly results on or b...
02:00, 06/08/2019

Changing consumer trends have contributed to Kraft Heinz's troubles, retail analyst says "The challenge for Kraft Heinz goes well beyond" the company "to what's going on with food producers ... we think the environment is just awful," Wolfe Research analyst Scott Mushkin says....
21:00, 04/28/2019

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has lost almost $5 billion this year on Kraft Heinz's downturn Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has lost almost $5 billion this year on its Kraft Heinz stake as the packaged food company's stock continues to fall....
16:14, 08/09/2019

Executive turnover at Kraft Heinz continues as chief marketing officer departs Kraft Heinz announced last month its long-time CEO, Bernardo Hees is stepping down on June 30 and will be replaced by former Ab InBev CMO, Miguel Patricio....
19:42, 05/04/2019

Kraft Heinz pulls back on asset sales as it seeks to fix a broken business The beleaguered food giant earlier this year put for sale its Maxwell House coffee business, Breakstone's sour cream and cottage cheese and baby food brand Plasmon to help pay down debt. It'...
17:14, 07/24/2019

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has lost $5 billion this year on Kraft Heinz's downturn Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has lost more than $5 billion this year on its Kraft Heinz stake as the packaged food company's stock continues to fall....
20:00, 08/08/2019

Kraft Heinz to restate 2016, 2017 financial reports after employee misconduct Kraft Heinz Co will restate its financial statements for the years 2016 and 2017 to fix accounting errors that resulted from misconduct of several employees of the packaged food company's procurement ...
13:00, 05/06/2019

Warren Buffett praises Kraft Heinz operations, says Wells Fargo made 'big mistakes' Warren Buffett on Saturday signaled his commitment to Kraft Heinz Co and defended his actions toward Wells Fargo & Co, two of the largest investments at his Berkshire Hathaway Inc, despite mistakes at...
21:42, 05/04/2019

Misconduct at Kraft Heinz puts spotlight on employee pressure to meet bonus targets A number of former employees, executives and suppliers who spoke to CNBC say the culture at Kraft Heinz incentivized employees to first and foremost hit their targets, which could heavily impact annua...
20:56, 05/07/2019

WRAPUP 3-Warren Buffett praises Kraft Heinz operations, says Wells Fargo made 'big mistakes' Warren Buffett on Saturday signaled his commitment to Kraft Heinz Co and defended his actions toward Wells Fargo & Co, two of the largest investments at his Berkshire Hathaway Inc, despite mistakes at...
22:28, 05/04/2019

Mondelez beats core revenue estimates Oreo cookies maker Mondelez International Inc beat Wall Street estimates for first-quarter core revenue on Tuesday, boosted by demand for its snacks and chocolates in emerging markets....
23:00, 04/30/2019

Ads from Mondelez and Volkswagen are the first to be banned under new UK gender stereotyping rules The U.K.'s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) introduced the sexism rules in June after research and a consultation with the ad industry. The UN's Unstereotype Alliance welcomed the news....
15:42, 08/15/2019

Cramer: Hershey is 'king of snacking,' but Mondelez stock is a better buy "Given how much Hershey's stock has run, I feel much more confident and comfortable buying the stock of Mondelez here," CNBC's Jim Cramer says....
03:28, 07/24/2019

Mondelez Raises Yearly Forecast as Cookies and Chocolate Help Results Cookies and milk-chocolate products helped to bolster Mondelez International’s sales in the second quarter, leading the snack maker to push up its forecast for the year....
10:28, 07/31/2019

Mondelez beats core revenue estimates on emerging markets demand Oreo cookies maker Mondelez International Inc reported a higher-than-expected growth in first-quarter core revenue on Tuesday, boosted by demand for its snacks and chocolates in emerging markets and h...
23:28, 04/30/2019

Cannabis fans everywhere may get their wish as Oreo-maker Mondelez eyes CBD-infused snacks Mondelez CEO Dirk Van de Put said that the Nabisco owner is getting ready to add CBD to its food products but waiting for more regulatory guidance from the FDA....
17:56, 05/01/2019

Oreo maker Mondelez raises sales forecast as emerging markets fuel Mondelez raised its 2019 sales forecast, benefiting from several years of tailoring its chocolates and cookies to cater to consumer tastes in emerging markets such as China and India....
14:56, 07/31/2019

Ivory Coast, Ghana pricing agreement causing a 'spike in cocoa cost' - Mondelez A new cocoa pricing mechanism announced by top growers Ivory Coast and Ghana earlier this month is causing cocoa costs to rise, a Mondelez International Inc executive said on an earnings call with an...
07:42, 07/31/2019

Oreo maker Mondelez raises sales forecast as emerging markets fuel growth Mondelez International Inc raised its 2019 sales forecast on Tuesday, benefiting from several years of tailoring its chocolates and cookies to cater to consumer tastes in emerging markets such as Chi...
07:42, 07/31/2019

| Heinz honours grandmother with England call-up England's new scrumhalf Willi Heinz may have been born and brought up in New Zealand but he insisted his English links had been a part of his life since childhood....
12:42, 08/10/2019

Heinz offers to help pay for ‘reformed’ ketchup thief’s car repairs Heinz wants to catsup with this reformed thief. The condiment company is looking for the person who swiped a bottle of ketchup from a New Jersey restaurant — and then, wracked with guilt and suffering...
00:28, 08/09/2019

Sheeran design Heinz Ketchup bottle sells for 1,500 pounds Three limited-edition bottles of Heinz Tomato Ketchup based on the tattoos of British songwriter Ed Sheeran, a dedicated fan of the condiment, sold at auction in London on Thursday, with one going und...
05:42, 08/17/2019

What's the best place to hit the Heinz? Fun facts about the ketchup maker for Memorial Day Heinz is turning 150 this year. Here are some fun facts to "relish" about the ketchup company that actually started with horseradish.        ...
21:00, 05/24/2019

Holy mayo! Heinz's new condiment Mayochup includes a bad word Heinz's Mayochup means something very different in a dialect of Cree spoken in Canada. It's not the first company to make a global branding boo-boo.        ...
13:28, 06/04/2019

Willi Heinz handed vice-captain role on England debut against Wales Scrum-half Heinz and Ruaridh McConnochie make Test debutsGeorge Ford replaces Owen Farrell at fly-half and as captainAlun Wyn Jones to become Wales’ most-capped playerWilli Heinz has been named as vic...
13:14, 08/09/2019

Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache resigns following alleged corruption scandal Heinz-Christian Strache has stepped down as Austrian vice chancellor following an alleged corruption scandal. Strache was caught on video apparently offering business deals in exchange for friendly me...
00:42, 05/19/2019

Austria’s Vice Chancellor, Heinz-Christian Strache, Resigns After Video Sting Is Revealed A video secretly filmed before the 2017 elections showed him promising government contracts to a woman claiming to be the niece of a Russian oligarch and plotting to do away with press freedom....
15:14, 05/18/2019

Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache says he is resigning amid video scandal VIENNA (AP) — Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache says he is resigning amid video scandal....
12:56, 05/18/2019

Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache resigns after video exposes corruption An Austrian politician resigned after he was caught on video apparently offering government contracts in exchange for political help from a woman saying she represented a Russian oligarch. Heinz-Chris...
15:56, 05/18/2019

Efficiency Win: Heinz Has Eliminated All Their Executive Positions After Realizing All They Need Is A Couple Factory Guys To Make Ketchup Here’s an absolute brilliant move by the biggest name in the condiment industry: Heinz has just eliminated all their executive positions after realizing all they need is a couple factory guys to make ...
00:14, 05/21/2019

Kraft wants to pay for sitter on Mom’s day This Mother’s Day, Kraft has a special offer to help mothers do a little less mothering. The company said it will reimburse the cost of a babysitter, up to a hundred dollars, so that mom can tak...
15:42, 05/08/2019

What A Foul Ball Can Do Laura Cusik and her husband Richard loved baseball. They loved it so much for so long that it became a part of their marriage. When they had kids, they taught them to love the game, too: to root for t...
18:00, 06/27/2019

Chris Kraft obituary Nasa’s first flight director who controlled the Apollo moon landingsThe engineer Chris Kraft, who has died aged 95, was Nasa’s first flight director, the man who shaped the team – and the control cent...
21:14, 08/08/2019

Robert Kraft Might Appear In A Courtroom After All Palm Beach County Judge Leonard Hanser ordered Robert Kraft to appear in court at an upcoming hearing scheduled in the New England Patriots owner’s criminal case. Kraft is charged with two counts of m...
12:42, 05/02/2019

Fan taken for tests after hit by Bellinger's foul A woman at Dodger Stadium was taken to a hospital Sunday for precautionary tests after being struck in the head by a foul ball from Dodgers star Cody Bellinger during the first inning of a game agains...
15:42, 06/24/2019

A foul my liege! VAR to be used in jousting It seems a sense of honour and the chivalric code might not be enough to keep knights on the straight and narrow - VAR is to be used at jousting tournaments this summer to make sure hits are correctly...
14:28, 07/31/2019

Robert Kraft Trial Is Postponed Judge Leonard Hanser agreed Tuesday to postpone the trial indefinitely while prosecutors appeal his decision blocking their use of secretly shot video. Kraft is accused of paying for sex acts at a mas...
04:56, 05/22/2019

Kraft’s ‘Salad Frosting’ gets an icy reception This is one ad blitz that really is a lie. Kraft launched an offbeat new campaign this week offering limited edition packages of ranch dressing rebranded as “Salad Frosting” — and en...
02:14, 06/13/2019

Fan taken to hospital after struck by Bellinger’s foul LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman at Dodger Stadium has been taken to a hospital for precautionary tests after being struck in the head by a foul ball from Los Angeles star Cody Bellinger during the first in...
01:00, 06/24/2019

In FX, clients are looking more like regulators The absence of a regulatory imperative has not deterred FX traders from increasing their use of transaction cost analysis tools, in turn increasing the pressure on brokers at a time when margins are a...
16:14, 05/10/2019

NFL notebook: Kraft ordered to appear at next court date Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, was ordered to appear in West Palm Beach, Fla., for a hearing on the admissibility of video evidence in his prostitution and solicitation case....
06:42, 05/04/2019

Robert Kraft Really Wants To Make Sure You Never See Video Of His Hand Job Robert Kraft is trying—again—to get the video evidence from his solicitation case kept out of the public record. On Tuesday, his lawyers submitted a motion asking a Palm Beach County judge to permanen...
23:42, 05/15/2019

Kraft has a special offer for mothers this weekend With Mother’s Day on Sunday, Kraft, the purveyors of boxed mac and cheese, is hoping to do more for Mothers this year. The company has offered to pay up to $100 for mothers to hire a babysitter ...
08:28, 05/08/2019

Judge orders Kraft to appear at next court date Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, was ordered to appear in West Palm Beach, Fla., for a hearing on the admissibility of video evidence in his prostitution and solicitation case....
16:42, 05/03/2019

Patriots’ Kraft to receive warm welcome in Israel JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel is rolling out the red carpet for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who will arrive next week to collect the Genesis Prize, a prestigious award dubbed by its sponsors as...
14:42, 06/12/2019

Fan hospitalized after being hit by foul ball at Dodger Stadium A baseball fan was hospitalized after she was whacked in the head by a foul ball from star slugger Cody Bellinger at Dodger Stadium Sunday. The young woman, whose name was not released, was struck dur...
16:00, 06/24/2019

‘It’s Like an Explosion’: The Pain of a Foul Tip to the Catcher’s Mask Catchers are vulnerable to head trauma from balls glancing off hitters’ bats and into their masks, but, unlike in other sports, they must leave the game for good or deal with the effects....
16:00, 07/26/2019

Texas Rangers fan hit by foul ball, goes to hospital A Texas Rangers fan was taken to the hospital after being hit by a foul ball during a game against the Detroit Tigers at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas....
17:14, 08/05/2019

2 senators ask MLB for data on foul ball injuries Illinois' two senators have urged Major League Baseball to be more transparent about fans who are injured by foul balls, saying the lack of data is creating confusion about the extent of the prob...
02:56, 08/08/2019

No crying foul: Hogs put 2018 flub behind them on way to CWS OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Arkansas was so close to winning its first national championship in baseball last year that Casey Martin, from his position at third base, started seeing the celebratory dogpile in ...
03:00, 06/15/2019

Foul smells in air after gas line ruptures in Brooklyn Foul-smelling odors filled the air in Brooklyn Monday when a gas line was ruptured in a construction accident. Construction workers hit the gas line on 12th Avenue near 47th Street in Borough Park at ...
23:14, 06/17/2019

NBA says Gasol should have gone to foul line late in Game 5 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The NBA says Toronto’s Marc Gasol should have been given two free throws with 49 seconds left of Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto, a game that the Raptors lost to Golde...
04:42, 06/12/2019

Regulators Eye the Auctions That Decide Which Web Ads You See When you load a website, an electronic auction happens in milliseconds to determine which ads show up on your screen. Now, privacy regulators in Europe are beginning to scrutinize this process....
14:28, 07/09/2019

EU regulators to decide on IBM's $34 bln Red Hat bid by June 27 EU antitrust regulators will decide by June 27 whether to clear U.S. tech giant International Business Machines Corp's $34 billion bid for software company Red Hat....
17:28, 05/21/2019

Sex videos can’t be used in Robert Kraft case, judge rules Prosecutors in Robert Kraft’s prostitution case cannot use secretly recorded footage allegedly showing the New England Patriots owner being serviced sexually at a Florida massage parlor, a judge...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Chris Kraft, 1st flight director for NASA, dead at 95 Chris Kraft, the creator and longtime leader of NASA's Mission Control, died Monday in Houston, just two days after the 50th anniversary of what was his and NASA's crowning achievement: Apollo 11's mo...
04:56, 07/23/2019

Judge suppresses video in Kraft's solicitation case A judge on Monday granted Robert Kraft's motion to suppress video evidence, delivering the New England Patriots owner a huge victory -- and potential derailing the prosecution's case -- as he combats ...
04:14, 05/14/2019

Prosecutors in Robert Kraft sex spa case allege misconduct Palm Beach state attorney Dave Aronberg alleges Robert Kraft attorneys William Burck and Alex Spiro intentionally made ''false statement of fact.''       ...
05:00, 05/08/2019

Alternate reality: Kelly Kraft is now in contention at PGA Championship Kelly Kraft wasn’t supposed to be playing Bethpage Black this week. Now, after the alternate snuck into the PGA Championship as the last player in the field, Kraft is somewhere else he isn’t supposed ...
09:28, 05/18/2019

Robert Kraft video from Florida spa suppressed by judge A Florida judge ruled Monday that video purporting to show New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft paying for sex acts at a massage parlor is inadmissible at the 77-year-old's forthcoming trial....
00:42, 05/14/2019

Judge bars release of Kraft's spa-visit videos A Florida judge on Monday again blocked release of surveillance videos related to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft's visits to a spa in Jupiter, Fla....
04:14, 04/30/2019

How NASA’s Chris Kraft Conducted the Symphony That Put Men on the Moon Chris Kraft scared the hell out of me — in all the right ways, yes, but still. During the Apollo program, Kraft, who died at age 96 on July 22, was NASA’s director of flight operations, an...
22:14, 07/23/2019

Herman claims Barbasol Championship after Kraft stumbles Jim Herman made two back-nine birdies after a rain delay on Sunday and was rewarded when Kelly Kraft stumbled late, claiming his second career PGA Tour title at the Barbasol Championship in Nicholasvi...
10:00, 07/22/2019

Judge blocks Kraft-related spa video from trial In yet another blow to prosecutors, the judge presiding over the case against operators of the Florida day spa at the center of a prostitution sting that ensnared New England Patriots owner Robert Kra...
03:28, 05/21/2019

Robert Kraft spa tapes tossed in case against masseuses A Florida judge tossed secretly recorded spa videos in a case related to NFL owner Robert Kraft — serving yet another blow to the high-profile massage parlor bust. Palm Beach County Judge Joseph...
02:28, 05/21/2019

NASA's First Flight Director Chris Kraft Dies At 95 NASA's first flight director Chris Kraft, who played a critical role in the American space race, has died just days after 50th anniversary celebrations for the first Moon landing, the agency said....
13:56, 07/23/2019

Family of 2-year-old hit by foul ball details injuries The 2-year-old girl injured by a foul ball last month at Houston's Minute Maid Park suffered a skull fracture and had a seizure, a spokesperson for the family said in a release issued Wednesday. Her r...
02:28, 06/27/2019

Voters cry foul over politician's fall from swing in Dublin bar Fine Gael’s Maria Bailey gives car-crash interview after withdrawing legal action It was a regular swing, with two ropes and a wooden slat, but when Maria Bailey fell off it a farce ensued which embar...
22:14, 05/28/2019

Domingo Santana Caught A Foul Ball And A Fan's Glove Not much is going right for the Mariners these days. Just this week, one player was hit by a pitch that lacerated his spleen while another fouled a ball off himself that ruptured his testicle. So it’s...
19:56, 06/08/2019

Baseball continues ‘inadvertent’ promotion of foul and pathetic As dishonest Mike Francesa says, as if about to reverse his standard course, “Let’s be honest.” Seriously, when’s the last time you saw a chimpanzee, on a leash or on the roam, in your neighborhood? W...
11:28, 07/26/2019

"I Never Use Foul Language For A Prime Minister," Says Rajnath Singh Amid the ongoing political slugfest over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments on former PM Rajiv Gandhi, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said he never used foul language for any of......
21:42, 05/11/2019

Child struck by foul ball in Houston, taken to hospital A line-drive foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. missed the netting protecting fans down the third base line and struck a child in the crowd of Houston's Minute Maid Par...
06:42, 05/30/2019

Nationals to extend protective netting almost all the way to foul poles Washington becomes the latest team to enact the safety measure, which comes just a few weeks after a four-year-old girl was struck by a foul ball during a game between the Cubs and Astros....
22:28, 06/20/2019

White Sox will extend protective netting to foul poles The Chicago White Sox will be extending the protective netting in the team's ballpark, a couple of weeks after a girl was struck by a foul ball during a Cubs-Astros game in Houston....
17:00, 06/19/2019

Deserve's Got Nothing To Do With It When Adults Lose Their Minds Over A Foul Ball Foul ball and dinger retrieval rights shouldn’t necessarily be decided by merit. The most qualified person in a given section to score a game ball is generally going to be an adult with a baseball glo...
05:28, 05/30/2019

Cops probing possible ‘foul play’ in disappearance of Connecticut mom Authorities are investigating whether “foul play” led to the disappearance of a Connecticut mom of five who’s involved in a bitter divorce, cops said on Wednesday. A statement releas...
00:42, 05/30/2019

Woman struck by Bellinger's foul liner taken to hospital A woman struck in the head by a foul ball off the bat of Los Angeles Dodgers star Cody Bellinger was transported to a hospital for tests and observation on Sunday....
03:56, 06/24/2019

Texas Rangers fan struck by foul ball goes to hospital A woman seated in the 25th row at Sunday's Texas Rangers game went to the hospital after a foul ball off the bat of Willie Calhoun struck her.       ...
18:00, 08/05/2019

Foul-smelling garbage trucks are ruining this NYC block This stinks! East Village residents are having to endure the stench from a convoy of city garbage trucks that are parked on their residential block — even though Mayor Bill de Blasio promised to end t...
07:14, 08/05/2019

Foul Ball Immediately Becomes Child's Most Prized Possession Yes, yes, we’ve all seen various versions of a video showing a baseball fan grabbing a foul ball in a way that is funny or charming. But have you ever seen a young baseball fan get his hands on a foul...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Senators Call on M.L.B. for More Transparency on Foul Ball Injuries Senators Richard Durbin and Tammy Duckworth wrote a letter to Commissioner Rob Manfred urging him to release data on which seats at ballparks are most vulnerable to dangerous line drives....
03:42, 08/07/2019

The Latest: Sheriff: Bag with foul smell found in search HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the search for a 4-year-old Texas girl reported missing in early May (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A sheriff says authorities in Arkansas looking for the body of a missing ...
00:00, 06/01/2019

Foul ball strikes fan in the head at Dodgers Stadium The unnamed fan stayed in her seat for about 15 minutes before she was taken to the hospital for precautionary tests. Cody Bellinger, who hit the foul ball, checked on her between innings....
19:56, 06/24/2019

Explainer: What would it take for U.S. regulators to break up Facebook? Facebook Inc co-founder and Mark Zuckerberg's former college roommate Chris Hughes urged U.S. regulators to break up the social media company in a New York Times opinion piece on Thursday....
20:14, 05/09/2019

Regulators Around the World Are Circling Facebook Facebook revealed that it expected a record fine from the F.T.C. That could be one of many moves against the company by governments on four continents....
18:28, 04/28/2019

FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators Thursday from around the world to assess the status of the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX and what steps are needed to retu...
17:56, 05/23/2019

Behind H2O’s Turmoil: Raters, Regulators and Liquidity “You can’t always get what you want,” the Rolling Stones sang. The band didn’t have illiquid assets in mind, but investors who put their money into funds that put it into things that can be hard to se...
07:28, 06/29/2019

FAA meets with international regulators over Boeing 737 Max FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Representatives from more 30 countries are meeting the Federal Aviation Administration officials to hear the U.S. regulator’s approach to determining how soon the Boeing...
22:14, 05/23/2019

EU regulators to decide on IBM's $34 billion Red Hat bid by June 27 EU antitrust regulators will decide by June 27 whether to clear U.S. tech giant International Business Machines Corp's $34 billion bid for software company Red Hat....
18:28, 05/21/2019

"Rift Between Regulators Not In Anyone's Interest": Airlines On 737 Max Global airlines urged regulators on Sunday to coordinate on software changes to the Boeing 737 MAX, thus avoiding damaging splits over safety seen when the aircraft was grounded in March....
09:56, 06/02/2019

European regulators demand changes to 737 Max autopilot It's not just American officials who think Boeing's 737 Max software needs more polish. A Bloomberg source said that the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has told Boeing to make...
00:14, 07/08/2019

EU Regulators Scrutinize Digital-Ad Companies Digital-advertising companies are coming under pressure to make sure they don’t violate the European Union’s strict privacy rules when they share website visitors’ data with business partners....
15:42, 08/02/2019

US regulators under scrutiny as they look to punish Facebook WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the company for alleged user-privacy violations. Eyes are on the Fed...
11:56, 05/08/2019

Former SEC regulators explain how they would investigate the GE accusations After a bombshell accusation from Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos regarding GE's accounting, GE CEO Culp is defending the struggling company calling it stock manipulation. Jacob Frenkel, a ...
15:14, 08/19/2019

U.S. FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators from around the world on Thursday to determine what is needed to return the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX to return it to ...
19:56, 05/23/2019

Chris Kraft, creator of NASA’s Mission Control, dies at 95 WASHINGTON — Behind America’s late leap into orbit and triumphant small step on the moon was the agile mind and guts-of-steel of Chris Kraft, making split-second decisions that propelled the nation to...
18:28, 07/23/2019

Robert Kraft feted in Israel for ‘Jewish Nobel Prize’ JERUSALEM — Israel is rolling out the red carpet for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who arrives next week to collect the Genesis Prize, a prestigious award commonly known as the “Jewis...
05:56, 06/13/2019

When The Robert Kraft Case Fell Apart, The Women Were Left To Pay The Price In the photos, Robert Kraft looks every part the billionaire—well-tailored suit, shock of white hair, deep tan, big grin. One of the most powerful men in American football has been seen in recent ph...
19:00, 06/20/2019

NFL notebook: Judge suppresses video in Kraft's solicitation case A judge on Monday granted Robert Kraft's motion to suppress video evidence, delivering the New England Patriots owner a huge victory -- and potentially derailing the prosecution's case -- as he combat...
06:42, 05/14/2019

Prosecutors accuse Robert Kraft’s lawyers of lying in court FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Two of Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s high-profile defense attorneys lied during his misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution case and falsely alleged a police officer adm...
08:56, 05/08/2019

Kraft trial postponed while prosecutors appeal video ruling WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has delayed the trial of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft on a misdemeanor charge that he paid for sex at a massage parlor. Judge Leonard Hanser agr...
05:00, 05/22/2019

Fight over Robert Kraft video evidence far from over as hearing enters third day Attorneys for New England Patriots Robert Kraft continue to argue video from inside Florida spa should be excluded as hearing enters third day.        ...
17:00, 05/01/2019

Pitched battle: Kraft attorneys fire back at prosecutors FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Two attorneys for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft are accusing prosecutors of misconduct in his misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution case. Alex Spiro and Willi...
23:14, 05/08/2019

Days after Kraft ruling, judge in Florida nixes spa video VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A judge is barring prosecutors from using surveillance video taken inside a Florida massage parlor in a prostitution case, days after another judge suppressed video in a simila...
01:42, 05/17/2019

Justin Thomas’ replacement Kelly Kraft ready for this major Kelly Kraft was coming anyway, because he didn’t want a repeat of last year. The 2011 U.S. Amateur champion made his way from last week’s AT&T Bryon Nelson in Texas to Bethpage for the PGA Championshi...
06:14, 05/16/2019

Judge clears Robert Kraft’s attorneys of contempt accusation FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has cleared the attorneys representing New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft of contempt of court allegations filed against them after a hearing on his m...
21:00, 06/14/2019

Fan struck by foul ball Monday night released from hospital CHICAGO (AP) — The woman struck by a foul ball during Monday night’s game at Guaranteed Rate Field was treated at a nearby hospital and released Tuesday morning, according to a Chicago White Sox...
04:42, 06/12/2019

Eurasian hoopoes protect their eggs with a dark foul-smelling goo The Eurasian hoopoe is an unmistakable sight. Its zebra-like wing markings and impressive crown delight birdwatchers across Europe, Asia and North Africa...
18:42, 04/28/2019

Nuggets win Game 7 after Spurs fail to foul in closing seconds Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets held on for the win and their first series victory since 2009 after the Spurs strangely didn't foul in the final seconds.        ...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Ump Hallion leaves Giants-Mets game after hit by foul ball NEW YORK (AP) — Plate umpire Tom Hallion was forced to leave the game between the San Francisco Giants and New York Mets on Tuesday night soon after he was hit in the mask by a foul ball in the fourth...
05:14, 06/05/2019

Fan tries his hardest to snag foul ball during Oakland Athletics game Catching a foul ball is one simple pleasure a fan can have at a baseball game and one man tried his hardest to grab a ball that was hit toward him at an Oakland Athletics game Wednesday....
20:14, 05/30/2019

Illinois senators request MLB foul ball-injury data Another foul ball led to an injury at a baseball stadium over the weekend, sparking a request from two Illinois senators for data from Major League Baseball surrounding such instances and the league's...
18:28, 08/07/2019

MLB examining netting policy after Cubs fan hospitalized by foul ball HOUSTON — Major League Baseball said Thursday it will keep examining its policy on protective netting at stadiums a day after a young fan was struck by a foul ball and hospitalized. The girl was hit d...
23:42, 05/30/2019

A Foul Ball, an Injured Little Girl and Another Cycle of Anguish Without Answers Despite additional netting at baseball parks, spectators remain vulnerable, and some players and fans are wondering what it will take to spur more change....
13:14, 06/01/2019

How much will Kentucky Derby foul limit Maximum Security’s value? It’s complicated. Experts say the unprecedented overturned result in Saturday’s race will likely prove costly for the disqualified thoroughbred’s stud fees and stallion value. But, owing to a number of unusual factors,...
05:14, 05/08/2019

Two US senators ask MLB commissioner Rob Manfred for data on fan injuries from foul balls Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) sent a letter to Rob Manfred asking for MLB data so families can safely select where to sit.       ...
19:42, 08/07/2019

Padres, Rockies game delayed by puddle in foul territory DENVER (AP) — The game between the San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies was temporarily delayed by a puddle on a sunny afternoon at Coors Field. Water began pooling in foul territory along the right ...
23:42, 06/16/2019

Slovakia's new parties cry foul as lawmakers tighten financing rules Slovakia's parliament on Thursday rushed through draft legislation tightening campaign financing rules, a move seen by new parties as the ruling coalition's strike against rivals before next year's ge...
19:00, 06/27/2019

Good-hearted, foul-mouthed Chicago guy rescues a coyote pup While this summer has created a strong, unlikely connection between the city of Chicago and a surprisingly adorable, lagoon-dwelling alligator, the final weeks of the season have added a new animal—an...
18:00, 08/16/2019

No foul play suspected in disappearance of California automotive writer The search for a prominent automotive journalist missing since last week in northern California's gold country has focused on a river where his motorcycle, clothing and other belongings turned up, but...
10:56, 06/13/2019

EU regulators to decide on FIS' $35 bln Worldpay deal by July 5 EU antitrust regulators will rule by July 5 whether to approve Fidelity National Information Services Inc's (FIS) $35 billion bid for Worldpay , a filing on the European Commission website showed....
12:14, 06/03/2019

NY regulators probing NRA for illegal gun insurance kickbacks The New York Department of Financial Services is investigating the National Rifle Association for its role in offering now-banned insurance products for gun owners in the state — and earning at least ...
03:28, 08/10/2019

Facebook's settlement with U.S. regulators likely to include WhatsApp: WSJ Facebook Inc's potential settlement with U.S. regulators over breaches of consumer data privacy is nearing completion, and the agreement will likely include its WhatsApp messaging service, the Wall St...
05:00, 05/03/2019

Facebook won't make Libra available until regulators are happy Facebook is determined to reassure officials that its Libra cryptocurrency is above-board. As part of prepared testimony for a July 16th Senate hearing, Calibra head David Marcus has stressed that th...
19:42, 07/15/2019

Facebook met with Dutch regulators over ad fraud: lawyer Facebook is in talks with Dutch regulators about how to stop criminals who place advertisements for scam products on the internet company's platform, a lawyer said on Wednesday....
18:14, 06/05/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators from around the world on Thursday to determine what is needed to return the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX to return it to ...
20:42, 05/23/2019

Facebook May Be Tough Beast for Regulators to Tame Facebook shares have been pummeled by negative news over the last 15 months, but investors enticed by its continued growth in the face of these challenges have regularly bought on the ensuing dips. In...
12:28, 06/04/2019

IMF says regulators must address possible risks from Facebook's Libra Facebook Inc's planned cryptocurrency Libra could help boost financial inclusion, but also raises concerns about consumer protection, data privacy, and potential "backdoor dollarization," the IMF's ch...
18:00, 07/17/2019

Facebook and Google likely to face new regulators for news and ads ACCC report argues for an authority to monitor ads to ensure tech giants do not break anti-competition lawsFacebook and Google are likely to face a strong push for new regulators in Australia to overs...
11:00, 06/28/2019

U.S. lawmakers, regulators advance crackdown on robocalls The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and 25 state and local agencies on Tuesday unveiled a crackdown on robocalls as a congressional panel prepared to approve a bill that would take new steps to re...
23:56, 06/25/2019

Aviation Regulators Free Up Mahindra's GA8 Planes To Fly Australia's Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) said the precautionary suspension was triggered by initial information that the plane had broken up in flight....
08:56, 07/27/2019

U.S. regulators say some Boeing 737 MAX planes may have faulty parts The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Sunday disclosed a new problem involving Boeing Co's grounded 737 MAX, saying that more than 300 of that troubled plane and the prior generation 737 may con...
02:00, 06/03/2019

Regulators, Investors Zero In on Corporate Debt Market A decadelong rise in corporate borrowing is prompting new scrutiny from investors and regulators about how debt markets might hold up in an economic downturn....
14:56, 05/27/2019

More help to fight robocalls? Regulators to vote Thursday NEW YORK (AP) — Is the world getting safer from robocalls? It’s not clear. The Federal Communications Commission plans to vote Thursday on giving wireless carriers permission to do more against ...
09:28, 06/06/2019

The Latest: US regulators get sympathy on powers, fines WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on congressional hearing on privacy agency (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Federal privacy regulators are getting a sympathetic hearing from Congress for their request for g...
19:28, 05/08/2019

US regulators carve up oversight of Amazon and Google If there weren't already signs that American regulators expect to crack down on tech giants, there are now. Washington Post sources said that the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Comm...
22:14, 06/02/2019

A new Nest Cam Outdoor filing spotted going through US regulators Brace yourselves for a brand new Nest Cam Outdoor: a filing for just such a device has turned up at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the US, suggesting a launch is on the way in the near...
13:14, 06/17/2019

Regulators Have Doubts About Facebook Cryptocurrency. So Do Its Partners. The social media company said it had signed 27 partners to its Libra project. But executives at some of those companies said they were approaching it warily....
02:56, 06/26/2019

'Final whistle on hate': Abramovich and Kraft fight against anti-Semitism Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich flew into Boston Wednesday to watch his team defeat the New England Revolution in a soccer match that raised an estimated $4 million for organizations fighting anti-Semi...
11:42, 05/16/2019

Robert Kraft Steps Back Into the Limelight, Thousands of Miles Away in Israel The New England Patriots owner, who has been under legal scrutiny in a Florida prostitution case, accepted one of Israel’s most prestigious awards for his philanthropy there....
03:42, 06/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein compared himself to Patriots owner Robert Kraft: reporter Jeffrey Epstein insisted he wasn’t a pedophile and compared himself to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft during a series of off-the-record interviews earlier this year, the reporter who sp...
04:00, 08/14/2019

Kraft showed Florida cop Super Bowl ring when stopped after he left spa When the white Bentley of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was pulled over after cops say it left a day spa, the billionaire asked an officer whether he cheered for the Dolphins and showed him ...
00:42, 04/29/2019

Robert Kraft Wins Critical Ruling: Video Evidence Is Thrown Out In the solicitation of prostitution case against the Patriots owner, a Florida county judge threw out evidence that had been obtained from surveillance videos and a traffic stop....
04:28, 05/14/2019

Attorneys for masseuse in Robert Kraft sex spa case argue videos should not be released Attorneys for a masseuse who police say provided sex services to the New England Patriots owner will argue video of alleged acts should be protected.        ...
21:14, 04/29/2019

Robert Kraft’s pal drove him to Florida massage parlor, cops reveal New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was driven to least one of his alleged massage-parlor romps by a pal who entered the business with him — but wisely decided not to stay for a rubdown, police re...
23:42, 05/13/2019

Warren Buffett defends Kraft, says Wells Fargo made 'big mistakes' Warren Buffett on Saturday signaled his commitment to Kraft Heinz Co and defended his actions toward Wells Fargo & Co, two of the largest investments at his Berkshire Hathaway Inc, despite mistakes at...
00:28, 05/05/2019

Judge Throws Out Video Evidence In Robert Kraft's Solicitation Case The Palm Beach County judge overseeing Robert Kraft’s criminal case has said that certain pieces of evidence can be tossed. County Judge Leonard Hanser wrote in his ruling today that video—which polic...
05:42, 05/14/2019

Robert Kraft’s lawyers fire back at prosecutors over lying accusations Florida prosecutors in the Robert Kraft prostitution case have alleged two of the billionaire Patriots owner’s attorneys lied in court. But the lawyers William Burck and Alex Spiro fired back on Wedne...
06:28, 05/09/2019

Judge seals videos of Robert Kraft and other johns in prostitution bust The secretly recorded videos of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other accused johns at a Florida day spa will be kept under wraps — at least for now. Palm Beach County Judge Joseph Marx fi...
21:28, 05/09/2019

Man found guilty of killing ex-Playboy model Christina Carlin-Kraft A Pennsylvania man was convicted Thursday of killing a former Playboy model when she refused to pay for an ounce of cocaine. Jonathan Wesley Harris, 31, was found guilty of first-degree murder for str...
01:28, 05/10/2019

NASA pioneer, mission control architect Chris Kraft dies at 95 NASA pioneer and former Johnson Space Center Director Christopher Kraft Jr. -- the man who created the space agency's legendary mission control centers -- died Monday. He was 95....
20:56, 07/23/2019

Christopher Columbus Kraft, NASA’s legendary flight director, has died Chris Kraft, left, and Robert Gilruth monitor the launch of Apollo 5 in 1968. [credit: NASA ] ...
01:28, 07/23/2019

Robert Kraft: Social media helping stoke anti-Semitism Robert Kraft has warned that failure to tackle anti-Semitism will open the door for other forms of racism and discrimination to flourish with the help of social media....
13:56, 05/20/2019

Boston Globe Drops Out Of The Legal Fight For The Robert Kraft Video The Boston Globe—hometown newspaper to billionaire Robert Kraft and the NFL team he owns—is no longer among the media outlets intervening in the criminal case against him. Kraft faces two counts of mi...
05:28, 05/10/2019

U.S. customs can seize your laptop or phone without a warrant. Advocates cry foul in court The ACLU and EFF are trying to get a court to rule searches of phones and laptops at the U.S. border are unconstitutional.        ...
12:14, 05/01/2019

Citi Field personnel expect a stir from Mets’ new foul pole ads The Mets’ new advertisements couldn’t have come at a more awkward time. With just three weeks until the Mets’ annual Pride Night, when a portion of ticket sales will be donated to LGBTQ causes, Chick-...
15:56, 07/24/2019

Claws out on Japan's 'cat island' as foul play feared in spate of deaths Umashima has more cats than people but numbers have fallen by two-thirds, with pieces of poisoned fish suspectedAuthorities on a remote island in Japan where there are more cats than people appear clo...
21:14, 08/08/2019

Family of missing Hawaii yoga instructor fears foul play The family of a Hawaii yoga instructor who went missing on a hike fears foul play may be involved in her disappearance. Amanda Eller, 35, was reported missing Thursday after she failed to return from ...
02:42, 05/14/2019

Plate ump O’Nora hit by foul ball, exits Cards-Mets game NEW YORK (AP) — Plate umpire Brian O’Nora has left the St. Louis Cardinals-New York Mets game after getting hit in the groin by a foul ball. Matt Carpenter fouled off a pitch from New York start...
04:00, 06/16/2019

Trump cries foul as Draghi stimulus pledge knocks euro The head of the European Central Bank (ECB) has come under attack from Donald Trump after he pledged "additional stimulus" if the eurozone economy continues to flag....
17:42, 06/18/2019

Thai parties cry foul after election results favour military junta Pro-democracy politicians question official figures released after 45-day delayThailand’s junta looks likely to hang on to power after official results from the general election were finally announced...
19:56, 05/08/2019

Nationals Park extends netting to foul poles, but not all fans want safety first The extended netting was installed in time for Monday's postponed game against the Colorado Rockies. Many fans were in favor, but others did not appreciate the extra precaution....
08:00, 07/23/2019

Flawed, foul-mouthed and funny: how cerebral palsy became TV comedy gold From the riotous office humour of Jerk to the satirical genius of Special, TV is finally embracing characters with cerebral palsy. We ask the stars of this new wave: is this a watershed moment?‘It too...
20:42, 05/24/2019

Orioles' Chance Sisco Capped Off A Bad Inning With A Foul Tip To The Dick And Balls A wise person online once said, “Each day on twitter there is one main character. The goal is to never be it.” Such a quote can also be applied to the Baltimore Orioles this season. As a whole, the te...
04:56, 08/19/2019

Warriors, Steve Kerr cry foul over Stephen Curry's one weakness The Golden State coach and Stephen Curry's parents - former NBA player Dell and wife Sonya - can't keep the guard from getting into foul trouble.        ...
18:42, 05/03/2019

Boat Stocks Battered Amid Foul Weather and Uncertain Economy Makers of power boats and other marine equipment have struggled in the past several months, underperforming the S&P 500. Rainy weather and a pullback in discretionary spending could be crimping demand...
20:28, 07/28/2019

Germany: Pigeon falls foul of speeding camera in 30km zone A speed camera in the small German town of Bocholt caught a pigeon swooping past well above the limit in a 30 kilometer-per-hour zone. The incident didn't ruffle enough feathers to warrant a major inv...
13:56, 05/08/2019

Dodgers Fan Keeps Trying To Catch Foul Balls, Keeps Throwing Food All Over The Damn Place The undisputed highlight of last night’s game between the Dodgers and Giants, which ended up a 2-1 victory for San Francisco, was the two-part slapstick routine that one Dodgers fan performed in the s...
16:56, 05/02/2019

The 2-Year-Old Who Was Hit By A Foul Ball At An Astros Game Suffered A Skull Fracture On May 29, a two-year-old girl was struck by a foul ball during a game between the Cubs and Astros in Houston. In the first update about the child’s condition since then, an attorney representing her ...
00:28, 06/27/2019

Adult fan at Big Ten baseball tournament celebrates after taking foul ball away from child An Iowa fan at the Big Ten baseball tournament snatched a ball away from a young Ohio State fan who was also going for it, then celebrated it.        ...
07:56, 05/27/2019

Indonesia's Joko Widodo Re-Elected President As Rival Cries Foul Thousands of soldiers fanned out across Jakarta on Tuesday after the surprise early announcement of official results in Indonesia's election showed Joko Widodo re-elected leader of the world's......
12:28, 05/21/2019

Francisco Lindor hits foul ball that sends 3-year-old to hospital Cleveland Indians star Francisco Lindor hit a foul ball that injured a child in a 5-4 win over the Kansas City Royals       ...
14:42, 07/22/2019

Foul play unlikely in death of National Enquirer’s Jerry George: cops A former LA bureau chief of the National Enquirer who spoke openly about the supermarket tabloid’s “catch-and-kill” practices died suddenly on a street in Palm Springs, Calif., in the early hours of A...
13:28, 08/21/2019

Duterte foes cry foul as Philippine police push sedition charges Opponents of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte expressed shock and outrage on Friday at police moves to charge dozens of them with sedition, calling it persecution aimed at stamping out scrutiny of...
09:00, 07/19/2019

Toronto Raptors’ Marc Gasol should have gone to foul line late in Game 5, NBA says The NBA says Marc Gasol should have been given two free throws with 49 seconds left of Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto, a game that the Raptors lost to Golden State by one point....
03:00, 06/12/2019

Fan struck in head by foul ball at Dodger Stadium, rushed to hospital A woman was hospitalized Sunday after she was struck in the head by a foul ball off the bat of Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger at Dodger Stadium....
03:14, 06/24/2019

Dodgers fan taken to hospital after being struck by Cody Bellinger's foul ball A woman at Dodger Stadium was taken to a hospital for precautionary tests after being struck in the head by a Cody Bellinger foul ball.       ...
03:00, 06/24/2019

Woman hit in head by foul ball at Texas Rangers game, taken to hospital A woman was taken to the hospital Sunday during a game between the Texas Rangers and Detroit Tigers after being struck by a foul ball during the game....
00:00, 08/06/2019

Fair or foul? Watch the stunning ending of the 2019 Kentucky Derby Country House was ruled the winner of the 145th Kentucky Derby after a controversial finish with Maximum Security. Check out the replay.        ...
03:56, 05/05/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo dominates at foul line as Bucks clip Celtics BOSTON — Giannis Antetokounmpo kept attacking and the Boston Celtics kept fouling. The fouls may have slowed the second half of Game 3, but nothing could stop Antetokounmpo from putting together a sig...
14:56, 05/04/2019

Rockets’ James Harden calls for ‘fair chance’ after no foul on slide-under The Houston Rockets’ James Harden blamed his team’s Sunday night loss against the Golden State Warriors on uncalled fouls, which he suggested could lead to series-altering injuries....
09:56, 04/29/2019

Chicago White Sox to extend protective netting to foul poles at ballpark The Chicago White Sox on Tuesday announced their plan to extend protective netting to the foul poles at Guarantee Rate Field in wake of a foul ball that struck a child in the stands in Houston last mo...
16:56, 06/19/2019

Phillies star Harper leaves game after foul ball off foot PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper left Philadelphia’s game against St. Louis on Wednesday night after he fouled a ball off his right foot. Harper nicked one off his foot with the Phillies leading...
10:28, 05/30/2019

China cries foul over Facebook, Twitter block of fake accounts China said on Tuesday it had a right to put out its own views after Twitter and Facebook said they had dismantled a state-backed social media campaign originating in mainland China that sought to unde...
17:28, 08/20/2019

Kumar Dharmasena To Officiate World Cup Final, Jason Roy Fans Cry Foul Kumar Dharmasena was the umpire who gave Jason Roy out caught behind during the World Cup 2019 semi-final with Australia, a decision that incensed the batsman....
21:42, 07/12/2019

Activists urge Google to break up before regulators force it to Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet Inc to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest internet ad seller to split into different pieces....
11:00, 06/19/2019

US, UK regulators ask Facebook how Libra will protect personal data Facebook knew its Libra cryptocurrency would face a regulatory gauntlet, but it might not have expected a united front. Regulators from the US, UK, EU and four other governments have asked Facebook t...
21:42, 08/05/2019

Large GDPR Fines Are Imminent, EU Privacy Regulators Say Companies can expect large penalties from the European Union this summer, more than a year after the sweeping General Data Protection Regulation took effect last May....
06:00, 05/04/2019

Airlines urge regulators to work together to return 737 MAX to service Airlines on Thursday urged global regulators to coordinate on measures needed to bring the grounded 737 MAX jetliner back into service, as Boeing grappled with a new technical glitch and investors so...
18:00, 06/27/2019

FAA hopes global regulators simultaneously approve Boeing 737 MAX to fly again The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration hopes civil aviation authorities around the world will decide at about the same time to allow the Boeing 737 MAX to resume flying, the agency told Congress on ...
07:42, 07/31/2019

Google Urged by Activists to Break Up Before Regulators Force It To Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest Internet ad seller to split into different pieces....
14:00, 06/19/2019

U.S. banking regulators examined Amazon's cloud in April -WSJ Federal banking regulators had inspected Amazon.com Inc's Virginia facility earlier in April, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter....
04:28, 08/02/2019

Regulators Found Risk of Emergency After First Boeing MAX Crash An FAA internal risk analysis after the first of two Boeing 737 MAX airliner crashes showed the likelihood was high of a similar cockpit emergency within months....
22:28, 07/31/2019

Regulators approve shot to boost women’s sex drive Federal regulators approved a medication Friday to boost low sex drive for women that comes in the form of a shot to the thigh or abdomen. The approval from the Food and Drug Administration adds anoth...
20:28, 06/24/2019

U.S. banking regulators examined Amazon's cloud in April: WSJ Federal banking regulators had inspected Amazon.com Inc's Virginia facility earlier in April, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter....
03:14, 08/02/2019

Data privacy regulators in GCC countries get more muscles to flex Authorities in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are looking to tighten their data privacy laws and give more teeth to regulators after the introduction of EU’s General Data Protecti...
02:28, 08/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Facebook's settlement with U.S. regulators likely to include WhatsApp - WSJ Facebook Inc's potential settlement with U.S. regulators over breaches of consumer data privacy is nearing completion, and the agreement will likely include its WhatsApp messaging service, the Wall St...
03:56, 05/03/2019

Global Regulators Race to Curb Silicon Valley Governments are in a global race to scrutinize Silicon Valley, creating a broad regulatory wave aimed at curbing the power of a small group of American tech giants....
02:28, 05/11/2019

Facebook’s Libra Association is being investigated by EU antitrust regulators Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project is being probed again, this time by European Union antitrust regulators. The European Commission said it is "currently investigating potential anti-competi...
05:00, 08/21/2019

UK age verification is flawed, and regulators need a technology wake-up call Age verification isn’t new: we encounter it daily, whether ticking a box to say that we’re over 13 when signing-up to social media platforms or presenting ID if we’re buying alcoh...
12:56, 06/13/2019

The Latest: Regulators approve new tools to fight robocalls NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on fighting robocalls (all times local): 11:15 a.m. Federal regulators are giving phone companies the right to block unwanted calls without getting customers’ permissi...
18:42, 06/06/2019

Banking regulators grapple with evolution of financial technology A variety of banking and finance technologies have been introduced or popularized by upstarts since the 2008 financial crisis: digital currencies, new data points in determining creditworthiness, and ...
06:28, 05/10/2019

EU antitrust regulators to investigate Amazon over merchant data EU antitrust regulators will investigate Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, to see if its use of other merchants' data breaches EU antitrust rules, the European Commission said on Wednesday....
12:14, 07/17/2019

Here Are Some Ways Amazon's Practices Have Caught The Eye of Antitrust Regulators Lately, there’s been a lot of antitrust chatter surrounding the big five tech giants. Earlier this month, Apple was under the microscope for its strict control over the App Store. This week, it looks ...
19:42, 06/05/2019

Kelkoo ready to take Google complaint to U.S. antitrust regulators -CEO British price comparison site Kelkoo is willing to take its complaint about Google to U.S. antitrust regulators because EU efforts to ensure a level playing field are inadequate, its chief executive s...
22:00, 06/05/2019

Kelkoo ready to take Google complaint to U.S. antitrust regulators: CEO British price comparison site Kelkoo is willing to take its complaint about Google to U.S. antitrust regulators because EU efforts to ensure a level playing field are inadequate, its chief executive s...
22:56, 06/05/2019

Facebook to postpone digital currency until regulators happy Facebook says it is willing to postpone its digital currency until it has satisfied the concerns of the US treasury and other regulators around the world....
23:42, 07/16/2019

UPDATE 1-IMF says regulators must address possible risks from Facebook's Libra Facebook Inc's planned cryptocurrency, Libra, could help boost financial inclusion, but also raises concerns about consumer protection, data privacy, and potential "backdoor dollarization," the IMF's ...
19:14, 07/17/2019

Can Facebook's Libra Avoid Regulators? History Suggests Not For all its crypto styling, Facebook’s Libra looks less like bitcoin and more like a 50-year-old type of investment fund that has attracted intense regulatory scrutiny since the 2008 financial crisis....
13:56, 07/04/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. regulators say some Boeing 737 MAX planes may have faulty parts The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Sunday disclosed a new problem involving Boeing Co's grounded 737 MAX, saying that more than 300 of that troubled plane and an older model 737 may contain i...
23:28, 06/02/2019

Chinese Regulators Try to Calm Fears of a Funding Squeeze Chinese regulators made fresh attempts to calm frayed nerves in the country’s financial sector, as bank liquidity remained tight by some measures three weeks after authorities took over a struggling c...
14:56, 06/17/2019

Qualcomm Is Fined Again by European Regulators for Antitrust Behavior The $272 million fine is for blocking a rival chip maker from the market. It is the second time in two years that E.U. authorities have penalized Qualcomm....
14:42, 07/18/2019

Libra launch won't happen until regulators are happy: Coeure Global regulators will not let Facebook launch its Libra currency until all their concerns, ranging from money laundering to financial stability, have been addressed and "a prolonged discussion" may b...
17:56, 07/18/2019

European steel merger derailed by antitrust regulators FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Steelmaking giant Thyssenkrupp of Germany says it expects European antitrust regulators to block its plan to combine its European operations with India’s Tata Steel. Th...
14:28, 05/10/2019

ECB's Villeroy: regulators will not sacrifice security in drive for innovation The world's financial regulators will not sacrifice customers' security for the sake of innovation, Bank of France head and European Central Bank policymaker Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Thursd...
08:56, 07/18/2019

Robert Kraft trial indefinitely postponed while video suppression ruling is appealed Judge Leonard Hanser postponed New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft's solicitation trial as prosecutors appeal ruling to ban use of day spa video.        ...
03:14, 05/22/2019

Prosecutors Ask Judge To Hold Robert Kraft's Defense Lawyers In Contempt Of Court In a motion filed Tuesday, Palm Beach County prosecutors asked the judge in Robert Kraft’s prostitution solicitation case to hold two of Kraft’s lawyers in contempt of court. The motion claims that tw...
03:14, 05/08/2019

WRAPUP 4-Warren Buffett defends Kraft, says Wells Fargo made 'big mistakes' Warren Buffett on Saturday signaled his commitment to Kraft Heinz Co and defended his actions toward Wells Fargo & Co, two of the largest investments at his Berkshire Hathaway Inc, despite mistakes at...
01:00, 05/05/2019

Kraft wants to trick kids into eating veggies by calling salad dressing ‘frosting’ Keeping children on a course for healthy eating is a challenge, and convincing a crabby youngster to chomp on some broccoli is often an exercise in futility. If you’re a parent who knows what it...
16:56, 06/12/2019

Robert Kraft sex spa video evidence will not be released in masseuse's court case Attorneys for a masseuse who police say provided sex services to the New England Patriots owner won argument to keep the evidence from being released.        ...
02:28, 04/30/2019

What is a foul? Lionel Messi’s anger highlights controversy surrounding VAR | Jonathan Wilson The thought that VAR may end dispute over decisions has proved laughably misguided, if anything football is more controversial than everThere was a time before VAR. There may be a time after VAR. But ...
16:56, 07/03/2019

Watch: Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. distraught after striking child with foul ball Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. was emotionally distraught after hitting a child in the stands with a foul ball during a win against the Houston Astros....
18:00, 05/30/2019

Plate ump O'Nora hit by foul ball, exits Cards-Mets game Plate umpire Brian O'Nora left the St. Louis Cardinals-New York Mets game after getting hit in the groin by a foul ball       ...
05:14, 06/16/2019

Starvation Likely Killed Irish Teen In Malaysia, No Foul Play Found: Cops A Franco-Irish teen who disappeared from a Malaysian resort likely starved and died of internal bleeding after about a week in the jungle, with no immediate sign of foul play, police said Thursday....
06:28, 08/17/2019

Girl, 2, hit by foul ball at Astros game suffered skull fracture, attorney says A 2-year-old girl who was struck by a foul ball during a Houston Astros home game last month suffered a skull fracture and seizures, an attorney for her family said Wednesday....
04:42, 06/27/2019

Greek police suspect foul play in death of US scientist who taught in Germany Suzanne Eaton's body was found in a disused military bunker on Crete one week after she went missing. Authorities have now said that they believe a "criminal act" led to her death....
22:56, 07/10/2019

Amazon will be 'left alone' by regulators while other big tech companies suffer, Stifel says Amazon is likely to escape the increased scrutiny from federal regulators that the other big technology companies are currently facing, according to Stifel....
19:14, 06/07/2019

U.S. regulators finalize changes easing post-crisis 'Volcker Rule' Two U.S. banking regulators on Tuesday approved changes easing a rule introduced after the 2007-2009 financial crisis that bans banks from trading on their own account, giving Wall Street one of its b...
18:14, 08/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Activists urge Google to break up before regulators force it to Shareholder activists on Wednesday urged Google parent Alphabet Inc to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest internet ad seller to split into different pieces....
21:56, 06/19/2019

Amazon could face heightened antitrust scrutiny under a new agreement between U.S. regulators The move by the Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission could result in heightened federal scrutiny of the two tech giants' business practices, according to three people familiar with the ...
09:42, 06/02/2019

Regulators Approve Bitcoin Venture Backed by NYSE Owner New York state regulators approved a key license for Bakkt, a venture designed to make it easier for consumers to store bitcoins and pay for purchases in the cryptocurrency....
00:28, 08/17/2019

Federal Regulators Propose Changes to Trucker Work-Hour Rules The plan to modify rest-break requirements and other rules could save the industry money, but faces opposition from safety advocates and the Teamsters....
04:56, 08/15/2019

U.S. regulators divide scrutiny of Amazon and Google -Washington Post U.S. antitrust regulators have divided oversight of Amazon.com Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google, putting Amazon under the watch of the Federal Trade Commission and Google under the Justice Department, th...
10:42, 06/02/2019

U.S. regulators to drop accounting test in 'Volcker' rewrite: sources U.S. regulators have circulated a new draft of the "Volcker Rule" that would further ease its requirements and scrap a proposed new test that had been met with fierce resistance from Wall Street,......
09:01, 08/14/2019

U.S. regulators divide scrutiny of Amazon and Google: Washington Post U.S. antitrust regulators have divided oversight of Amazon.com Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google, putting Amazon under the watch of the Federal Trade Commission and Google under the Justice Department, th...
07:56, 06/02/2019

Online lenders under investigation by regulators in 11 states, Puerto Rico The New York Department of Financial Services is leading an investigation into of a new breed of online lender that claims to provide advance payments on workers’ paychecks — but are possibly violatin...
01:14, 08/07/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. regulators approve new Silicon Valley stock exchange U.S. regulators on Friday approved a new stock exchange that is the brainchild of a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, a move that will give high-growth technology companies more options to list their share...
20:56, 05/10/2019

EU regulators fine five banks 1.07 billion euros for forex rigging EU antitrust regulators on Thursday fined Barclays, Citigroup, JPMorgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland a total of 1.07 billion euros ($1.2 billion) for rigging the spot foreign exchange market for 1...
12:56, 05/16/2019

U.S. telecom regulators, Sprint, T-Mobile to agree on deal: sources Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc announced a series of changes to their proposed $26 billion deal on Monday, while U.S. regulators were expected to announce agreement on the conditions necessary to app...
15:28, 05/20/2019

EU regulators extend Vodafone, Liberty Global probe to July 23 EU antitrust regulators have extended by two weeks to July 23 their investigation into Vodafone's $22 billion bid for Liberty Global's cable networks in Germany and central Europe, according to a fil...
13:42, 05/24/2019

U.S. regulators approve $5 billion Facebook settlement over privacy issues (Reuters) — The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook this week over its investigation into the social media company’s handling of user data, a sou...
05:56, 07/13/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. regulators approve new Silicon Valley stock exchange U.S. regulators on Friday approved a new stock exchange that is the brainchild of a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, a move that will give high-growth technology companies more options to list their share...
22:56, 05/10/2019

World’s regulators to review pilot licensing in Montreal after 737 MAX crashes The Boeing 737 MAX crashes aren't necessarily the reason why they're meeting, but they coincide with debate over whether increasingly automated commercial jets are compromising pilot skills....
02:56, 07/03/2019

EU regulators to investigate Insurance Ireland data pooling system EU antitrust regulators opened an investigation on Tuesday into Insurance Ireland's data pooling system, concerned that conditions set by the association to access the system may block rivals in viola...
13:56, 05/14/2019

Airlines face scramble to restore 737 MAX flights once regulators approve fix Once global regulators clear Boeing Co's 737 MAX to fly again after deadly crashes, airlines which have put their fleets into mechanical hibernation since March will scramble to begin the biggest ungr...
12:28, 05/17/2019

Rift emerges between regulators reviewing merger between Sprint and T-Mobile The proposal to combine the nation's third- and fourth-largest wireless carriers entered uncertain legal territory after the Federal Communications Commission and the Justice Department appeared to sp...
22:42, 05/21/2019

Former Top Financial Regulators Warn Against Move to Ease Oversight of Firms Ben S. Bernanke, Timothy F. Geithner, Jacob J. Lew and Janet L. Yellen said the Trump administration’s push to relax some controls could harm the American financial system’s stability....
16:56, 05/13/2019

Supreme Court keeps rule that strengthens the power of government regulators The Supreme Court refused to overturn a precedent that strengthened the power of government regulators in a closely watched case that could have had broad ramifications for federal agencies....
16:56, 06/26/2019

Airlines and regulators meet to discuss Boeing 737 MAX un-grounding efforts Airlines and regulators are gathering at a closed-door summit in Montreal on Wednesday to exchange views on steps needed for a safe and coordinated return of Boeing Co's grounded 737 MAX jets to the s...
15:00, 06/26/2019

Delfin asks U.S. regulators for more time to build floating LNG project Delfin LNG LLC asked U.S. federal energy regulators for a three-year and six-month extension until March 28, 2023 to build facilities proposed to connect floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) vessels ...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Regulators from Australia, Canada, UK hit Facebook with Libra privacy concerns Facebook's history of mishandling data has come back to haunt it as the privacy and regulatory community team up to probe the social media giant on Libra....
12:00, 08/06/2019

Vyleesi: latest attempt at 'female Viagra' approved by US regulators Pharmaceutical known chemically as bremelanotide is aimed at women with low sexual desire disorder or HSDDDrug regulators in the United States have approved Vyleesi, the latest attempt to come up with...
06:00, 06/22/2019

Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Says EU Regulators Are Helping Google, Facebook The head of Snapchat warned European regulators that their efforts to protect user data were entrenching the positions of Internet giants such as Google and Facebook....
16:28, 05/14/2019

Airlines urge regulators not to compete on safety after Boeing crisis Global airlines urged regulators on Friday not to compete over setting new safety rules, after two crashes led to the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX and raised questions about the international influ...
20:14, 05/17/2019

Chinese firms' missing $6 billion tests regulators' resolve Cash is considered among the hardest assets for a company to fake, which is why the disappearance of a combined $6.1 billion from two Chinese companies has dumbfounded investors and forced regulators ...
12:28, 05/17/2019

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency faces questions from international regulators Chair of Financial Stability Board says company’s plans could spark closer scrutiny of cryptocurrenciesFacebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is facing increasing skepticism from international regulators day...
03:14, 06/26/2019

Regulators Found High Risk of Emergency After First Boeing MAX Crash An FAA internal risk analysis after the first of two Boeing 737 MAX airliner crashes showed the likelihood was high of a similar cockpit emergency within months, according to people familiar with the ...
14:28, 07/31/2019

Patriots owner Kraft asks Florida judge not to release 'pornography' sting video A lawyer for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft on Friday asked a Florida judge not to make public a video that led to the billionaire being charged in a prostitution sting at a massage parlor, c...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Chris Kraft, whose work on the ground helped NASA launch humans into space, dies Chris Kraft developed NASA's Mission Control system and was a key figure in the Apollo program. NASA described his "legendary" work as critical to advancing crewed space flight....
13:28, 07/23/2019

Trump Invites Business Leaders (Including Robert Kraft) to Meet With Qatari Emir “This is a who’s who of people in business,” the president said of the group, which included the New England Patriots owner, who this year was charged with soliciting prostitution....
05:42, 07/09/2019

Big win for Robert Kraft: Judge bars massage parlor video from use at prostitution solicitation trial The videos are the key — and potentially only — pieces of evidence that prosecutors have against Kraft to sustain their charges of soliciting prostitution....
01:42, 05/14/2019

Prosecutors in Robert Kraft sex spa case appeal judge's video suppression ruling The appeal will be heard by the Palm Beach County Circuit Court and the earliest a decision could be rendered is 110 days, just before NFL Week 1.        ...
04:00, 05/18/2019

Lawyer for Patriots owner Robert Kraft calls prostitution sting video 'unlawful' Lawyers for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft grilled a Florida police detective on Friday, seeking to persuade a judge to toss out hidden-camera footage that prosecutors say shows the 77-year-o...
19:42, 04/28/2019

Patriots owner Robert Kraft pledges $100G to families of bikers killed in NH crash New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft pledged Saturday to donate $100,000 to the families of seven motorcyclists killed in a New Hampshire crash last month....
00:42, 07/14/2019

Judge orders Robert Kraft to appear in court May 21, doesn't rule on video evidence Palm Beach County Judge Leonard Hanser will rule whether the video will be allowed as evidence before the May 21 court date.        ...
03:00, 05/02/2019

Chris Kraft, NASA's first flight director who helped build Apollo, dies at 95 Christopher Kraft, a key architect behind several early NASA programs and the agency's first flight director, died 50 years after moon landing.        ...
13:28, 07/23/2019

Judge in Florida tosses out Robert Kraft spa sex tapes in case against massage parlor workers Palm Beach County Judge Joseph Marx ruled Monday that prosecutors can’t use the surveillance footage video that allegedly shows the 77-year-old New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft engaging in paid...
13:14, 05/21/2019

James Harden calls for ‘fair chance’ from refs, reigniting slide-under foul debate "I just want a fair chance, man,” James Harden said after Houston's Game 1 loss to the Golden State Warriors. “Call the game how it’s supposed to be called, and that’s it. I’ll live with the results.”...
03:14, 04/29/2019

Attorney: 2-year-old girl hit by Albert Almora Jr.'s foul ball suffered skull fracture The 2-year-old girl who was struck by a foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. last month suffered a fractured skull and seizure....
03:42, 06/27/2019

Ole Miss student from Missouri found dead in Mississippi, 'foul play' involved, authorities say "Foul play" was reportedly involved in the death of a 21-year-old female University of Mississippi student found dead near a lake this weekend, officials said....
00:56, 07/23/2019

By fair means or foul? Mairis Briedis uses elbow en route to knocking out Krzysztof Glowacki Mairis Briedis scores controversial KO that should be overturned following shocking display from the referee, but there's joy for Yuniel Dorticos on undercard The post By fair means or foul? Mairis Br...
21:56, 06/17/2019

Albert Almora in tears after striking child with foul ball in Cubs-Astros game Outfielder’s line drive enters stands and hits girlCubs player consoled by teammates after accidentA young fan at Wednesday night’s game between the Cubs and Astros was struck by a foul ball hit by Al...
07:14, 05/30/2019

Major League Baseball should extend nets to protect us from foul balls: Sen. Dick Durbin Around 66 million people every year catch a game at a Major League Baseball park. More than 1,000 are injured. We should do something about that.       ...
13:28, 07/24/2019

Foul Ball Appears To Injure Young Child At Cubs-Astros Game [Update] During the fourth inning of tonight’s Cubs-Astros game, Chicago outfielder Albert Almora Jr. hit a foul ball into the seats on the third base side of the Houston ballpark. According to those present a...
05:28, 05/30/2019

Crete coroners suspect foul play in death of American scientist Suzanne Eaton An American scientist found dead after she went missing on the island of Crete for more than a week had been suffocated, local police said Wednesday....
02:42, 07/11/2019

Robert Kraft flashed Super Bowl ring, discussed football with officer after he left spa, prosecutors say New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft flashed one of his Super Bowl rings and asked an officer if he rooted for the Miami Dolphins after he was stopped in Jupiter, Fla., after he allegedly paid to r...
18:14, 04/28/2019

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft wins video-suppression ruling in solicitation case Judge Leonard Hanser's ruling is a major victory for Patriots owner Robert Kraft, whose legal team could file for dismissal of the case soon.        ...
08:28, 05/14/2019

Prosecutors appeal barring of Patriots owner Kraft's massage parlor videos in prostitution case Florida prosecutors on Friday appealed a judge's ruling to bar the use as evidence videos allegedly showing New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft receiving sexual services for money at a massag...
01:56, 05/18/2019

Commissioner Roger Goodell: NFL remains in holding pattern on Robert Kraft, Tyreek Hill cases Commissioner says once again league waiting for legal proceedings to play out as it pertains to Patriots owner Robert Kraft and Chiefs star Tyreek Hill.        ...
04:28, 05/23/2019

LG Electronics, regulators oppose Qualcomm's effort to put antitrust ruling on hold Smartphone maker LG Electronics Inc on Tuesday opposed Qualcomm Inc's efforts to put a sweeping U.S. antitrust decision against the chip supplier on hold as it pursues an appeal....
04:56, 06/12/2019

EU antitrust regulators raise concerns about Facebook's Libra currency -sources EU antitrust regulators want to know whether Facebook's proposed Libra cryptocurrency and its use of consumer data pose possible anti-competitive constraints, people familiar with the matter said on W...
15:56, 08/21/2019

Regulators Are Taking Steps to Block Robocalls That Annoy Millions of Americans (NEW YORK) — New measures by U.S. regulators could help thwart some of the billions of robocalls received in the U.S. The rising volume of calls in the last few years has created pressure on Con...
04:42, 05/16/2019

Duplicate messages demanding mercy on payday lenders overwhelms regulators Federal regulators have been inundated with messages calling for looser restrictions on payday lenders — and a lot of them look alike. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has received about 27,00...
04:42, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Delfin asks U.S. regulators for more time to build floating LNG project Delfin LNG LLC asked U.S. federal energy regulators for a three-year and six-month extension until March 28, 2023 to build facilities proposed to connect floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) vessels ...
22:00, 06/21/2019

EU antitrust regulators raise concerns about Facebook's Libra currency: sources EU antitrust regulators want to know whether Facebook's proposed Libra cryptocurrency and its use of consumer data pose possible anti-competitive constraints, people familiar with the matter said on ...
14:42, 08/21/2019

U.S. regulators hand Wall Street a major win with stripped-down 'Volcker Rule' U.S. banking regulators on Tuesday approved changes easing a rule introduced after the 2007-2009 financial crisis that bans banks from trading on their own account, giving Wall Street one of its bigge...
19:28, 08/20/2019

Italian regulators launch probe into Google over abuse of market dominance Italy's antitrust authority announced Friday that it has opened an investigation into Google over alleged abuse of its dominant market position....
08:56, 05/17/2019

Federal regulators eye update to rules governing children’s privacy and the Internet The effort by the Federal Trade Commission is in its initial phases, but it could eventually lead to tougher enforcement of the 1998 law against apps and websites that illegally collect personal infor...
00:56, 07/19/2019

Regulators fine British Airways record $230M for data breach The British government said Monday it will fine British Airways a record $230 million for a security breach that affected the personal data of about 500,000 customers a year ago....
15:56, 07/08/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. regulators partially OK Plains' Cactus II oil pipeline rate structure U.S. energy regulators on Monday partially approved the rate structure and terms of service for Plains All American Pipeline LP's Cactus II crude and condensate line from the Permian basin to the Corp...
00:56, 06/04/2019

Tesla Driver Imitates Regulators by Appearing to Fall Asleep With Autopilot On We’ve seen this before, and you better believe we’re going to see a hell of a lot more of it. According to video obtained by NBC Los Angeles and an interview with the person who shot the footage, a Te...
01:28, 06/15/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. regulators finalize changes easing post-crisis 'Volcker Rule' Two U.S. banking regulators on Tuesday approved changes easing a rule introduced after the 2007-2009 financial crisis that bans banks from trading on their own account, giving Wall Street one of its b...
18:14, 08/20/2019

Senators urge regulators to quickly approve drone identification rules Two U.S. senators on Monday urged U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to finalize a long-delayed rule that would require the remote identification of unmanned aircraft systems, or drones....
23:56, 04/29/2019

U.S. senators urge regulators to quickly approve drone identification rules Two U.S. senators on Monday urged U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to finalize a long-delayed rule that would require the remote identification of unmanned aircraft systems, or drones....
22:56, 04/29/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. regulators approve $5 bln Facebook settlement over privacy issues - source The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc this week over its investigation into the social media company's handling of user data, a source familiar w...
23:42, 07/12/2019

U.S. regulators approve $5 billion Facebook settlement over privacy issues: source The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc this week over its investigation into the social media company's handling of user data, a source familiar ...
01:00, 07/13/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. regulators approve $5 bln Facebook settlement over privacy issues - source The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc this week over its investigation into the social media company's handling of user data, a source familiar w...
05:14, 07/13/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. telecom regulators, Sprint, T-Mobile to agree on deal -sources Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc announced a series of changes to their proposed $26 billion deal on Monday, while U.S. regulators were expected to announce agreement on the conditions necessary to app...
16:00, 05/20/2019

Girl hit by foul ball at Astros-Cubs game suffered skull fracture, seizure: lawyer The 2-year-old girl who got hit by a foul ball at a Houston Astros game last month suffered a skull fracture from the incident — and then a seizure after she was hospitalized — and is now on medicatio...
01:14, 06/27/2019

Lawyer: 2-year-old hit by foul ball at Cubs-Astros game suffered skull fracture, seizure Lawyer says the 2-year-old girl hit by a foul ball at Cubs-Astros game last month in Houston suffered a fractured skull and seizure.       ...
09:14, 06/27/2019

Cleveland Indians’ Lindor calls on MLB to extend protective netting after his foul ball hospitalizes toddler Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor has called on Major League Baseball to extend its protective netting after striking a toddler with a line drive during Sunday’s game against the Kansas Cit...
05:00, 07/24/2019

British teen with special needs vanishes from Malaysian resort; family, police at odds over foul play The search for a teen with special needs from London who vanished over the weekend while on a family vacation to Malaysia has intensified as her family and law enforcement continue to disagree over wh...
02:00, 08/07/2019

Chicago Cubs players call for more protective netting around field after latest foul-ball incident Several Chicago Cubs players called for more protective netting around the baseball field after a child was struck and taken to a hospital Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park....
20:14, 05/30/2019

Cubs' Albert Almora overcome with emotion after foul ball hits child in stands A young girl was taken to a hospital after being hit by a foul ball off the bat of visibly shaken Cubs player Albert Almora; no word of injuries.        ...
05:28, 05/30/2019

4 bodies found at Ohio apartment complex after frantic 911 call, police suspect foul play In a 911 call from a West Chester Township apartment complex, a distraught man can be heard shouting "Help, please help!"        ...
16:56, 04/29/2019

Florida state attorney appeals judge's ruling to exclude Robert Kraft spa surveillance video from trial A Florida prosecutor is appealing a judge's ruling that the state cannot use surveillance video and other evidence in the prostitution solicitation case against NFL team owner Robert Kraft....
17:00, 05/18/2019

Antitrust regulators may also scrutinize internet firms' cryptocurrencies: German cartel chief Cryptocurrencies backed by big internet companies could come under the scrutiny of antitrust regulators, the head of Germany's Federal Cartel Office said on Thursday after Facebook last week launched ...
17:56, 06/27/2019

Airlines body IATA urges regulators to co-ordinate on re-entry to service of Boeing 737 MAX Global airlines on Thursday urged regulators to coordinate on technical requirements and timelines for the safe re-entry to service of the Boeing 737 MAX, which was grounded in March after two fatal ...
13:42, 06/27/2019

Federal regulators rescind $929M for California high-speed rail plan The Trump administration has made good on its threat to pull nearly $1 billion in federal funding for a high-speed rail project in California, because it hasn't made significant progress....
00:56, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. regulators hand Wall Street a major win with stripped-down 'Volcker Rule' U.S. banking regulators on Tuesday approved changes easing a rule introduced after the 2007-2009 financial crisis that bans banks from trading on their own account, giving Wall Street one of its bigge...
19:28, 08/20/2019

Boeing reportedly knew of the software error on the 737 Max for a year before telling airlines and regulators AP Photo/Elaine Thompson The Wall Street Journal reports that Boeing knew of a software error that prevented the correct functioning of an alert system on the 737 Max for over a year before notifying...
05:56, 05/06/2019

Bayer gets help from Donald Trump as US regulators veto warnings its Roundup weedkiller causes cancer The Trump administration is refusing to approve product labels warning glyphosate — the active ingredient in Roundup weedkiller — is a carcinogen. "It is irresponsible to require labels on...
02:00, 08/14/2019

U.S. markets regulators reach deal on Dodd-Frank swaps capital rules U.S. markets regulators on Friday unveiled an agreement on how much capital and margin firms must hold when trading swaps based on securities, finalizing a key piece of the 2010 Dodd-Frank law introdu...
16:14, 06/21/2019

Facebook privately pitched its cryptocurrency plan last month to regulators. They were left even more scared. Two days after Facebook announced plans for the creation of a new cryptocurrency for its 2.7 billion users last month, the tech giant presented its 12-page white paper to more than a dozen officials f...
00:56, 07/17/2019

European regulators fear Deutsche Bank U.S. stress test failure: source Deutsche Bank is in danger of failing U.S. stress tests, a European bank supervisor told Reuters, adding to pressure on Germany's biggest lender to make changes to its investment bank after failed mer...
19:28, 04/30/2019

RPT-European regulators fear Deutsche Bank U.S. stress test failure -source Deutsche Bank is in danger of failing U.S. stress tests, a European bank supervisor told Reuters, adding to pressure on Germany's biggest lender to make changes to its investment bank after failed mer...
09:00, 05/01/2019

U.S. regulators partially approve Plains Cactus II crude pipeline rate structure U.S. energy regulators on Monday partially approved the rate structure and terms of service for Plains All American Pipeline LP's Cactus II crude line from the Permian basin to the Corpus Christi, Tex...
00:56, 06/04/2019

Regulators in India reportedly start probe over Google's misuse of Android's dominant position While India is the second largest smartphone market in the world, its position as a developing country limits sales of higher-end flagship phones. That is why a value based firm like Xiaomi has done s...
21:56, 05/10/2019

North Carolina Regulators Seize Control of Life Insurers Owned by Greg Lindberg North Carolina’s insurance department seized control of a group of troubled life insurers owned by Greg Lindberg, who was arrested in April on federal criminal charges of conspiring to bribe the state...
23:00, 06/27/2019

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20:00, 05/30/2019

Foul Ball: ‘Offensive’ Video Ties Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to ‘Enemies of Freedom’ at Minor League Game As the great Beyoncé once said, “You know you that bitch when you cause all this conversation.” And so it seems when it comes to the Notorious AOC, aka U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez....
04:14, 05/29/2019

Fight over Robert Kraft video evidence hearing ends, will have to appear at future hearing Attorneys for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft continue to argue video from inside Florida spa should be excluded as hearing enters third day.        ...
01:14, 05/02/2019

Kraft thinks kids will eat salad if parents call ranch dressing 'frosting.' Probably not The Kraft mac and cheese maker disguises its ranch dressing in a confetti-decorated tube and calls it "frosting." Now parents are sharing their lies.        ...
22:28, 06/12/2019

Daily on Defense: HASC chairman lays down his mark, Republicans cry foul, US-Turkey alliance unwinds over F-35, United Technology and Raytheon join forces OFF THE MARK: House Armed Services Chairman Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., is drawing clear battle lines with President Trump’s proposed defense budget and its Republican backers in Congress with his “Chai...
18:28, 06/10/2019

What's a foul? Warriors' win over Rockets in Game 1 renews debate Golden State outlasted Houston to take Game 1, but the heated talk coming out of it was fresh controversy over what constitutes a foul.        ...
05:28, 04/29/2019

As plastics foul the world’s oceans, world leaders struggle over how to respond Leaders of the Group of 20 vowed in June to battle ocean plastic pollution — but they failed to make any commitment to turn off the tap of rising plastic production. It was a victory for the plastics ...
02:42, 07/19/2019

Baseball play-by-play announcer snags foul ball from the booth What a play by the play-by-play guy! An announcer for the Atlantic League’s Somerset Patriots became part of the action Wednesday night when he bare-handed a screaming foul ball behind home plate duri...
17:42, 05/17/2019

Fan snags foul ball off bat of Angels' Shohei Ohtani, gives it to Ohtani fan It’s been said that when you go to the ballpark you often see something you’ve never seen before. One such moment occurred during Tuesday night’s MLB game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Los Angeles...
16:56, 06/19/2019

White Sox host 1st MLB game with foul pole-to-pole netting The Chicago White Sox have become the first team in the major leagues to extend protective netting from foul pole to foul pole, starting with their game against the Miami Marlins    &#...
05:14, 07/23/2019

NBA fines 76ers' Ben Simmons $20,000, issues flagrant foul for elbowing Kyle Lowry's groin The NBA fined Philadelphia's Ben Simmons $20,000 and issued him a flagrant foul for “making contact to the groin” of Toronto's Kyle Lowry in Game 3.     ...
02:56, 05/04/2019

Nora Quoirin: Malaysian police say there is 'no indication of foul play' in disappearance of missing teen There are no initial indications of foul play in the disappearance of a missing British teenager with learning difficulties, Malaysian police have said....
14:28, 08/05/2019

TfL alters 'confusing' junk food ad rules after its own advert featuring Wimbledon falls foul over strawberries and cream Transport chiefs have changed their "confusing" junk food advertising rules — after even one of their own adverts, featuring strawberries and cream, fell foul of the guidelines....
12:14, 06/27/2019

'Outrageous conflicts of interest': Watchdog groups urge California Gov. Gavin Newsom to fire oil regulators Top California oil and gas agency employees held investments in companies they regulate, records indicate. Fracking permits are up sharply this year.        ...
16:28, 07/11/2019

U.S. regulators ask Deutsche Bank to explain 'bad bank' proposal: FT U.S. regulators have sought explanation from Deutsche Bank AG about its "bad bank" proposal and its impact on U.S. operations at the loss-making German lender, the Financial Times reported on Monday....
08:00, 06/24/2019

U.S. regulators ask Deutsche Bank to explain "bad bank" proposal -FT U.S. regulators have sought explanation from Deutsche Bank AG about its "bad bank" proposal and its impact on U.S. operations at the loss-making German lender, the Financial Times reported on Monday....
07:28, 06/24/2019

Cubs' Kris Bryant: There should 'absolutely' be fencing around field after Almora foul ball Cubs' Kris Bryant said fencing should be extended around the entire field after teammate Albert Almora's foul ball struck a young girl in the stands.        ...
17:28, 05/30/2019

3-year-old boy hit by foul ball off bat of Indians' Francisco Lindor 'doing well' A 3-year-old boy who was hit by a foul ball off the bat of the Indians' Francisco Lindor over the weekend in Cleveland appears to be doing well.       ...
05:42, 07/24/2019

Trump comments on NKO, China at G20 presser U.S. President Donald Trump says he may meet with Kim Jong Un at the Korean demilitarised zone in the coming days and that the North Korean leader "was very receptive." (June 29)    &#...
19:42, 06/29/2019

Nokia distances itself from CTO comments about Huawei Nokia has disowned comments made by one of its senior executives regarding the security of its rival Huawei in the networking space.In a recent interview with the BBC, the company's CTO Marcus We...
19:28, 06/28/2019

Huston not sorry for critical comments on De Niro and others LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anjelica Huston isn’t apologizing after making pointed comments about some of her acting contemporaries and past relationships during press tour for “John Wick: Chapter ...
17:28, 05/16/2019

Block Comments on the Web With This Chrome Extension Scroll the comment section on virtually any site on the web and you’re bound to encounter at least a few toxic comments. Maybe more than a few, depending on the site you’re looking at and the topic of...
04:42, 05/06/2019

UK's Johnson says his comments about U.S. ambassador were misrepresented Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's next prime minister, said on Friday a misrepresented version of his remarks - rather than his actual words - had been a factor in the resignation of Brit...
19:28, 07/12/2019

Wilder rebuked by WBC for Breazeale comments Mauricio Sulaiman, the president of the WBC, said the sanctioning body will hold a hearing to address comments by heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, who has talked about possibly killing Dominic Bre...
07:00, 05/17/2019

U.S. Stocks Turn Positive After Fed Comments U.S. stocks broke into positive territory late Thursday after a Federal Reserve official urged central banks to lower interest rates swiftly on signs of economic weakening....
22:14, 07/18/2019

Pompeo: Omar's Venezuela comments 'disgusting' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo didn't hold back Thursday when reacting to Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar's comments insinuating the U.S. was to blame for the political crisis in Venezuela, calling...
10:28, 05/03/2019

China Denounces Pompeo's Comments on Huawei China's Foreign Ministry on Friday denounced comments by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who said the Huawei CEO was lying about ties to the Beijing government....
16:00, 05/24/2019

Cummings: Hateful, incendiary comments must stop Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings says government officials must stop making "hateful, incendiary comments" that only to serve to divide and distract the nation from its real problems, including mass shoo...
19:42, 08/08/2019

Clippers fined $50K for Rivers' Kawhi comments The league didn't specify which comments violated the anti-tampering rule. Clippers coach Doc Rivers compared Raptors star Kawhi Leonard to Michael Jordan on ESPN's NBA Finals preview show earlier thi...
00:42, 06/01/2019

The Backlash to AOC's Concentration Camp Comments Is Out of Control On Tuesday, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez set off a firestorm of bullshit when she tweeted a simple fact: the U.S. government is keeping asylum-seekers and migrants in concentration camps on the south...
17:14, 06/19/2019

YouTube is testing hiding comments in its Android app YouTube has historically had a seemingly insurmountable problem with the toxicity in its videos’ comments sections. Now, in what seems like an effort to prevent viewers from being exposed to this filt...
06:56, 06/20/2019

US Judge Suspended For Anti-Trump Comments A US judge has been suspended for six months without pay after making derogatory comments about Donald Trump, including criticizing his "inability to govern and political incompetence."...
11:42, 05/25/2019

S&P 500 posts biggest drop since May after Fed cut, Powell comments The Dow and S&P 500 suffered their biggest daily percentage drops since May 31 on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates for the first time in a decade, but remarks by Fed Chair Jerome...
23:14, 07/31/2019

NBA fines Clippers $50,000 over Rivers comments on Leonard TORONTO (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers are paying a price, because Doc Rivers paid Toronto star Kawhi Leonard a compliment. The NBA fined the Clippers $50,000 on Friday for violating the league’...
00:00, 06/01/2019

US House condemns Trump's 'racist comments' The US House has passed a resolution condemning President Trump for racist comments against four congresswomen. Trump's tweets over the past several days have consumed debate in Washington....
02:56, 07/17/2019

De Blasio blasts AOC over ‘concentration camp’ comments Mayor Bill de Blasio criticized Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for saying the Trump administration is housing immigrants in “concentration camps” at the Mexican border on MSNBC Wednesday. “...
13:42, 06/20/2019

Deadline To Submit Comments On NEP To Be Extended: HRD Minister The deadline for public comments on the draft of the new National Education Policy (NEP) will be extended by a month till July 31, HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said in the Rajya Sabha Thursday....
13:42, 06/27/2019

Lawmaker’s censure sought after comments about Trump Jr. MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers abruptly adjourned after one lawmaker called for the censure of another over comments that included calling the president’s son “evidently retarde...
14:00, 05/23/2019

Tennessee DA faces investigation after Islam, gay comments A Tennessee district attorney is under investigation after posting anti-Islamic social media comments and saying gay people shouldn't receive domestic violence protections....
01:56, 06/11/2019

Chilean bishop resigns after comments about Last Supper A Chilean auxiliary bishop appointed by Pope Francis less than a month ago resigned on Friday, the Archdiocese of Santiago said in a statement, just weeks after he made controversial comments about th...
21:14, 06/14/2019

Neymar accuser in first comments: ‘I was the victim of rape’ A woman who has accused Brazilian soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel went on television to reaffirm her allegation against him in her first public comments on the case...
04:14, 06/06/2019

Clyburn walks back impeachment comments House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn on Monday walked back remarks suggesting that Democrats will impeach President Donald Trump, reversing course to say he’s “farther” from backing impeachment than most o...
06:42, 06/04/2019

UK's Johnson says his comments about U.S. envoy were a factor in his resignation Boris Johnson, frontrunner to be Britain's next prime minister, denied he was responsible for the resignation of the ambassador to Washington but admitted his comments had been a factor in the shock d...
22:00, 07/12/2019

Trump’s likely Fed nominee apologizes for comments about women Stephen Moore said he would fight on for the Fed seat and told a conservative radio show that the nation would see the “biggest sell-off in stock market history” if a liberal won the White House in 20...
06:00, 04/29/2019

Elon Musk will go to court over 'pedo guy' comments Elon Musk hasn't had success avoiding a trial over his accusations that cave rescue diver Vernon Unsworth was a "pedo guy." Judge Stephen Wilson has determined that the defamation lawsuit is str...
08:42, 05/11/2019

Neymar accuser in 1st comments: ‘I was the victim of rape’ BRASILIA, Brazil — A woman who has accused Brazilian soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel went on television in an interview aired Wednesday to reaffirm her allegation against him in her ...
11:42, 06/06/2019

Chrissy Teigen Is Done With the Internet's Comments About Her Butt Chrissy Teigen is over you talking about her behind. This week, the star spoke out about a photo that popped up of her with husband John Legend on vacation. In the snap, the famous......
00:56, 07/12/2019

Rep. Tlaib defends comments about Palestine, the Holocaust Rep. Rashida Tlaib has defended her controversial comments about having a “calming feeling” when she thinks about Palestinians offering a “safe haven for Jews” after the Holocaust. The Michigan Democr...
16:42, 05/14/2019

O’Neill OK with de Blasio’s debate comments, son Dante’s op-ed New York City’s top cop has no problem with Mayor Bill de Blasio’s debate remarks about teaching his biracial son to “protect” himself from the NYPD – or with son, Dante,...
03:56, 07/03/2019

Martina Navratilova criticized over 'transphobic' comments Tennis great Martina Navratilova has been criticized after claiming it is a form of "cheating" for transgender women to be allowed to compete in women's sport....
19:14, 04/28/2019

Myanmar police hunt 'Buddhist bin Laden' over Suu Kyi comments Ashin Wirathu has long been blamed for inciting hatred against Muslims, in particular the Rohingya minority Myanmar police have issued an arrest warrant for Ashin Wirathu, a firebrand monk known as th...
14:28, 05/29/2019

Analysts believe US, Iran remain far apart despite Trump's comments on talks Analysts doubt much headway has been made between the U.S. and Iran, despite President Donald Trump's comments that Iran would like to engage in talks....
22:56, 07/16/2019

AOC's 'concentration camps' claim was just tip of the iceberg -- Here are some of her most controversial comments Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., (AOC) has only been in Congress for a matter of months but in that short period of time, she's been able to prompt widespread outrage and catch the attention of ...
19:00, 06/21/2019

Think tank official suspended for Somali American comments MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota think tank official has been suspended for comments she made about Somali Americans in a New York Times story. The story with the comments from Kim Crock...
05:00, 06/22/2019

US House Votes To Condemn Trump's 'Racist Comments' The US House of Representatives formally condemned Donald Trump on Tuesday for xenophobic attacks on four minority Democratic lawmakers and hostile language targeting immigrants, as the president......
03:28, 07/17/2019

APNewsBreak: Horse racing regulator ousted over comments One of the five commissioners responsible for overseeing New Mexico's horse racing industry has been ousted over comments she made regarding changes in the way horses are tested for certain medic...
02:56, 07/20/2019

Racism dispute: Schalke chairman under fire for comments Schalke chairman Clemens Tönnies has resisted calls to resign but is stepping down temporarily over comments he made last week that were widely condemned as racist      ...
19:42, 08/07/2019

Killing comments won't cure our toxic internet culture 2014 was a year of reckoning for online news media. Following increasingly fractious and aggressive behavior by users, a number of marquee organizations threw their collective hands up and shut down t...
19:00, 05/03/2019

Navjot Sidhu Gets Another Election Body Notice For Comments Against PM Navjot Sidhu, Congress's star campaigner, has received a notice from the Election Commission over his speech in Bhopal last month in which he had accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of stealing money...
22:56, 05/10/2019

| US House votes to condemn Trump's 'racist comments' The US House of Representatives formally condemned Donald Trump on Tuesday for xenophobic attacks on four minority Democratic lawmakers and hostile language targeting immigrants, as the president deni...
14:14, 07/17/2019

Germany’s Merkel criticizes Trump comments on congresswomen German Chancellor Angela Merkel is criticizing U.S. President Donald Trump’s comments about Democratic lawmakers of color, saying they run counter to what she considers “the strength of America.”...
12:56, 07/19/2019

Terry Bradshaw apologizes for offensive comments about Ken Jeong Former NFL quarterback and football commentator Terry Bradshaw managed to stick his foot in his mouth twice in the span of mere seconds during the Fox upfronts this Monday. Per Variety, when he recoun...
17:42, 05/14/2019

Scarlett Johansson Says Comments on ‘Authentic Casting’ Were Taken Out of Context Scarlett Johansson says comments she made on the “authentic casting” debate have been taken out of context and asserts that she supports diversity in film. The actress came under fire in 2...
22:14, 07/15/2019

Awaiting RJ Barrett’s first comments amid Knicks intrigue Duke swingman RJ Barrett will stage his Pro Day at UCLA Tuesday, along with 18 other Bill Duffy clients, but he will not participate in workouts. Presumably, Barrett will be on hand to speak to teams ...
03:14, 05/28/2019

‘I regret it’: Biden apologizes for comments on segregationist lawmakers Biden defended his record on racial issues and reminded voters of his ties to former President Barack Obama, whose popularity in South Carolina remains high....
01:14, 07/07/2019

Sweden hits back at Trump over A$AP Rocky comments Sweden says its prime minister told the US president that its judicial system is independent of political influence. Trump had called on the country to release the American rapper, who has been charge...
15:14, 07/26/2019

‘Regrets is not what I do’: Pelosi defends her comments about four House women The House speaker said she was not sorry about comments she made this weekend that Democrats say were dismissive of four liberal freshmen and their border bill vote....
19:00, 07/10/2019

S&P 500 hits 3,000 as Powell's comments raise rate cut bets The benchmark S&P 500 briefly crossed the 3,000 points mark for the first time on Wednesday, as bets for a sharp interest rate cut later this month were boosted by Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powe...
19:28, 07/10/2019

GOP lawmakers blast Trump over North Korea comments Republican Sen. Joni Ernst on Sunday pushed back on President Trump’s claim that he isn’t worried about North Korea’s ballistic missile testing this month....
18:00, 05/26/2019

McCarthy dismisses Amash impeachment comments: 'He wants to have attention' House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy does not appear to be taking Rep. Justin Amash's recent tweets about President Trump very seriously, claiming that the Michigan Republican simply "wants to have at...
20:14, 05/19/2019

Wall Street touches new highs after comments by Fed's Powell U.S. stocks ended higher and the S&P 500 index briefly crossed the 3,000-point mark for the first time on Wednesday as remarks by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell reassured investors about the p...
03:42, 07/11/2019

Trump's ambassador Grenell muddled on Merkel comments Ambassador Richard Grenell has again earned the ire of the German public. This time for perpetuating a misleading story about Merkel calling the United States a "rival."...
20:56, 05/17/2019