Japan: Is it safe to travel to the country after third earthquake in three weeks?

Earthquakes have plagued Japan through the start of 2019. The latest tremor struck on the island of Kyushu on January 26. Fortunately no casualties were reported but the natural disaster followed two similar events in the country in the space of weeks. Japan welcomes thousands of British holidaymakers every year, yet could their journeys be […]

Today Reveals Cohosts for Post-Megyn Kelly Third Hour — Who's Taking Over?

Today is calling on some familiar faces to permanently lead its in-limbo third hour. Meteorologists Al Roker and Dylan Dreyer, along with journalists Craig Melvin and Sheinelle Jones, have officially been named cohosts of Today‘s 9 am hour, which was previously home to Megyn Kelly’s portion of the NBC morning show. “Hope you don’t mind these […]

This Week In Trailers: Mega Time Squad, King of Thieves, 7 Days Out, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, Third Eye Spies

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week […]

Retaliation through demolition: Israel destroys Palestinian family home… for the third time (VIDEO)

The Israeli army has razed the home of a Palestinian who has been jailed, charged with killing a soldier. It’s the third time the family’s home has been demolished and more of its members are in jail, on charges including murder. Early on Saturday, a massive Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) detachment arrived at the El […]

SpaceX will attempt to fly the same rocket for the third time Sunday

SpaceX Sunday’s launch attempt of a Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, with a primary launch window from 1:32pm ET (18:32 UTC) to 2pm ET (19:00 UTC), is significant for a number of reasons. For one, this will be the company’s 19th launch of 2018, and if successful, it will break […]

Over a third of online Black Friday purchases came from phones

If you spent Black Friday hunting for deals on your smartphone, you’re not the only one. Adobe analysts have determined that just over a third (33.5 percent) of online Black Friday sales were completed on smartphones — a large uptick from 29.1 percent just one year earlier. People were willing to splurge, too. There was […]

Around a third of people think their governments are ‘hiding the truth’ about immigration — here’s why people believe conspiracy theories

Win McNamee/Getty Images About a third of people in countries like the US, UK, and France believe conspiracy theories about immigration. They think the government is lying to them about immigration figures. According to a new study, there’s an association between voting for Trump or Brexit and believing these theories. Voting this way is also […]

U.S. team Haas fights for 'best of the rest' title in just third year in F1

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Motorsports,Racing Continue reading U.S. team Haas fights for ‘best of the rest’ title in just third year in F1 U.S. team Haas fights for ‘best of the rest’ title in just third year in F1 originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 20 Oct 2018 08:00:00 EDT. Please see […]

We’re in crisis, our courts are worse than in the Third World

William Clegg, QC, a leading defence lawyer who has worked on high profile cases for half a century and whose clients have included Prince Andrew, said the profession is under attack from cutbacks and revealed he worried about the fairness of trials in the future. He said morale in the judiciary was at “an all-time […]