Virat Kohli: Did you see India cricket captain's moment of MAGIC against Australia?

Kohli caught Peter Handscomb for seven on the opening day of the second Test against the Aussies. Ishant Sharma bowled back of length to the mid-order batsman and the ball sprayed off the edge. Kohli, though, refused to be beaten and leapt full-stretch to take a stunning one-handed catch with his right hand. Handscomb was […]

Supernatural Fall Finale Recap: Against All Odds — Plus, Dean Gets [Spoiler]!

Supernatural‘s fall finale wrapped up much the same way Season 14 began:with Dean, once again, possessed by the archangel Michael. The episode, however, begins with the boys feeling pretty good about the current state of affairs. For once, they’re one step ahead of Michael, thanks to Naomi’s intel and their inside spy Garth, who’s infiltrated […]

How consumers rank the top delivery services in the US — and how they stack up against the growing threat of Amazon (AMZN, FDX, USD)

The transportation and logistics industry is undergoing a massive shift as a result of surging deliveries. Daily parcel volumes are higher than ever before — but so are customers’ expectations for cheap and fast fulfillment.  BI Intelligence To keep up with mounting demand, retailers and their logistics partners have been racing to develop more efficient […]

The first charges for money-laundering are laid against Danske Bank

AS EUPHEMISMS FOR suspected money-laundering go, “insufficiently legitimised” takes some beating. That is how Denmark’s Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) described some of Danske Bank’s customers in a report in 2012. The country’s largest bank now faces criminal charges at home and investigations elsewhere. The dirty-money scandal swirling around Danske is the largest ever uncovered. Over […]

Standing against Soros: Facebook board defends COO Sandberg’s decision to snoop on billionaire

Facebook’s board of directors has defended COO Sheryl Sandberg’s decision to conduct opposition research into liberal billionaire George Soros. Facebook was under intense scrutiny for running a PR campaign against the magnate. Sandberg admitted last week that she ordered staff to conduct research into Soros and his trading of Facebook stock, after he called the […]

Bacteria engage in chemical warfare against viruses

Enlarge (credit: Getty / Aurich) Bacteria have plenty of ways to combat the viruses that plague them, called phages. The CRISPR-Cas system and restriction enzymes that cleave phage DNA are the best understood, but there are others. They use a variety of different mechanisms and stop phages at various stages of infection, but they all […]

The old guard may be turning against the Russian space program

Enlarge / In 1998, STS-91 Mission Specialist and Russian cosmonaut Valery Victorovitch Ryumin is assisted with his flight suit prior to his entry into the space shuttle Discovery. (credit: NASA) Valery Ryumin has had a long career as an engineer and cosmonaut: he was twice named a Hero of the Soviet Union, a veteran of […]

George Conway’s ‘actions are horrible’: Eric Trump goes off against Kellyanne Conway’s husband after fiery criticism

John Moore/Getty Images Eric Trump, President Donald Trump’s son, railed against attorney George Conway, husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, on Twitter. Conway has routinely tweeted messages that broadly conflict with the Trump administration’s political agenda. Trump described Conway’s actions as “horrible” and disrespectful. Eric Trump, an executive of the Trump Organization and President […]