• By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    HONG KONG PROTESTS: CATHAY PACIFIC AIRCREW UNION HEAD FIRED FOR FACEBOOK POSTS, OUTCRY OVER 'BLATANT ACT OF SUPPRESSION'

    China's aviation regulator has been pressuring Cathay Pacific to fire staff who express support for, or have been involved in, the...

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS SUE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION OVER 'HEAD-IN-THE-SAND' APPROACH TO PROTECTING ENDANGERED SPECIES

    Earlier this month, the Trump administration finalized changes to a set of regulations which would diminish the protections afforded...

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    SPORTS DRINKS, ENERGY GELS AND BARS COULD BE RUINING THE TEETH OF PROFESSIONAL ATHLETES

    Scientists studied hundreds of athletes across sports including swimming, cycling, soccer, rowing, hockey, sailing and athletics.

    Sport, Soccer, Cycling
  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    NFL PRESEASON: WHERE TO WATCH BUFFALO BILLS VS. DETROIT LIONS, TV CHANNEL, LIVE STREAM, ODDS

    The Lions are looking for a first win in preseason when they host the Bills on Friday night, while Buffalo aims for a third straight...

    NFL
  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    RUSSIA MOCKS TRUMP'S FAILED GREENLAND PURCHASE: 'WE DON'T ENGAGE IN INTERNATIONAL SHOPPING OF THAT KIND'

    Trump's failed efforts at acquiring the Arctic territory has prompted a diplomatic spat between the U.S. and Denmark.

    U.S.
  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    I'M A PRO-BUSINESS REPUBLICAN, BUT WEAKENING THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT WILL HURT US IN THE LONG RUN | OPINION

    Development is great, but at what price?

    Running, Republicans
  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    WHEN DOES SERIE A START? 2019-20 SEASON DATES, TV SCHEDULE, LIVE STREAM AND ODDS

    Juventus is the bookmakers' season to win a ninth league title in a row, but Napoli and Inter Milan have reasons to be optimistic.

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    TRUMP'S 'ECONOMIC NARCISSISM' THE BIGGEST THREAT TO THE GLOBAL ECONOMY RIGHT NOW, WARNS FORMER NEC DIRECTOR

    A White House source reportedly said of the president's policies: "Everyone is nervous-everyone."

    Economy
  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    STAMPEDE BREAKS OUT AT RAP CONCERT, KILLING FIVE AND INJURING 21 PEOPLE

    Concert-goers complained about the lack of security at the venue, adding it was clear that too many tickets had been sold.

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    RUSSIA IS LAUNCHING A FLOATING NUCLEAR REACTOR, DESPITE WARNINGS IT COULD BE 'CHERNOBYL ON ICE'

    The 21,000-ton Akademik Lomonosov is being sent to remote Siberian to provide power for local oil platforms.

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    FLORIDA MAN SPANKS 4-YEAR-OLD BOY WITH PLASTIC SPOON, FORCES CHILD TO SIT ON THE TOILET FOR FIVE HOURS, POLICE SAY

    The boy's mother put her boyfriend in charge of disciplining him, according to police.

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    WOMAN FALLS INTO SEPTIC TANK, IS RESCUED AFTER BEING TRAPPED FOR DAYS: 'I CAN'T IMAGINE ANOTHER TIME THIS HAS HAPPENED'

    "A scary situation, especially sitting at the bottom of a septic tank and you don't know that anybody's coming to get you," said paramedic...

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    FIRE BREAKS OUT ACROSS TWO CRUISE SHIPS MOORED NEXT TO EACH OTHER, ONE PERSON KILLED: 'IT'S BEEN A HARROWING EXPERIENCE'

    A couple from New Zealand have spoken of the fear they felt after evacuating a Russian vessel sailing from St. Petersburg.

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    FEDEX CUP RANKINGS 2019: THE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP FRIDAY TEE TIMES, LIVE STREAM, TV CHANNEL

    Xander Schauffele, Brooks Koepka and Justin Thomas enter the second round of the Tour Championship as joint leaders.

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    FLORIDA MAN KIDNAPS 12-YEAR-OLD THINKING HE HAS DRUGS, BOY JUMPS OUT OF MOVING TRUCK TO ESCAPE, POLICE SAY

    Timothy Miller told police he thought the child was older when he persuaded him to get into his truck.

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    SAT CHECKLIST: HOW LONG IS SAT? WHICH CALCULATORS ARE ACCEPTED, LAST MINUTE TIPS

    The SAT can be stressful but the most important thing students can remember is to stay calm and not panic about the exam.

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    KOBE BRYANT BIRTHDAY: FACTS TO CELEBRATE THE BASKETBALL LEGEND'S 41ST BIRTHDAY

    Did you know Kobe Bryant can speak Italian?

  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    OWNING A DOG COULD BOOST HEART HEALTH, SAY SCIENTISTS

    Researchers compared cardiovascular risk factors in people who did and didn't own dogs to find out if owning a pooch was beneficial.

    Health
  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SENDS WHITE NATIONALIST, ANTI-SEMITIC 'NEWS' TO IMMIGRATION JUDGES

    The daily EOIR news briefing, which is distributed to all 440 immigration judges in the U.S., this week contained a blog post from...

    U.S.
  • By Newsweek   -   Aug 23, 2019

    A NEWLY BUILT HIGH SCHOOL WAS DESIGNED WITH HIDING PLACES AND CURVED HALLWAYS TO MAKE THINGS HARDER FOR MASS SHOOTERS

    "If I go to and I want to be an active shooter, I'm going in knowing I have reduced sightlines," the Superintendent said.