FINA Rule Changes, Including Loosened Lochte Rule, Take Effect Today

The rule had been forcefully applied to the extent that swimmers pushing off of a flip turn on their back, as Eastin did at U.S. Trials, were …


Asian shares weaken, dollar up after Fed's latest statement

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower and the dollar strengthened Thursday after the Fed said it would start trimming its bond holdings and planned one more interest rate increase this year.<p>KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 added 0.7 percent to 20,453.68 as the yen weakened …


Lost creator teases Watchmen series for HBO

Damon Lindelof, whose previous HBO show The Leftovers wrapped up its final season this year, is already teasing his next project.<p>On Tuesday, the …

UK News

Japan Open: With four wins in a day, Satwiksairaj enters main draw of mixed and men’s doubles

Pairing with Ashwini Ponnappa and Chirag Shetty, the Indian youngster impressed in Tokyo.<p>Satwiksairaj Rankireddy displayed unrelenting will and …

San Francisco

European markets mixed ahead of Fed meeting

Marc Ostwald, strategist at ADM Investor Services International, joins BNN to discuss the European markets and what's influencing today's trading. …

Business (Canada)

Rat poison mixed in water at madrassa in India

According to Times of India , In an incident which former Vice President Hamid Ansari's wife, Salma Ansari, called "shocking and scary", some …


Texas Rangers: How former Rangers fared in 2017: Yu's moves in LA, Dyson's rebound in SF and more | SportsDay

How former Rangers fared in 2017: Yu's moves in LA, Dyson's rebound in SF and more<p>This Story is About...<p>The 2017 season was a disappointment for the …


10 Super-Stylish Hostess Gifts

To the Point<p>If your host is known for curating spectacular cheese boards, this gift is foolproof.<p><i>Dear Keaton Gold Arrow Cheese Markers; $25</i><p>Scent …

Survey gives mixed grades to B.C. seniors’ care homes

BC’s Seniors Advocate has released what her office is calling a “landmark” survey about the experiences of 22,000 seniors living in …

British Columbia

N.B. high school steps into virtual world thanks to incredible new technology

Students at Caledonia Regional High School are pushing the limits of mixed reality after receiving new HoloLens technology.<p>The HoloLens headset mix …

Virtual World

Asia Markets and Stock Futures Mixed

Asian markets and U.S. stock futures were mixed in early Friday trading as another missile launch by North Korea made headlines.<p>Japan's Nikkei 225 …

Dow Jones Industrial Average

Asia shares fall after North Korea’s latest missile launch

By KELVIN CHAN<p>HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly lower Friday after North Korea fired off another missile over Japan, ratcheting up …


Republicans Scratch Heads Over Next Steps on DACA After Mixed Messages on Trump's Deal With Dems

There was no shortage of confusion on Capitol Hill on Thursday morning as reporters rushed to gather GOP responses to President Donald Trump's …

Republican Party

S&P 500 Tops 2,500, as Dollar Slips on Retail Data: Markets Wrap

U.S. stocks capped the best week since January, with the S&P 500 Index climbing above 2,500 for the first time, as investors showed resilience in the …


Mixed Up: Dow Gains 45 Points, Hits New High as Nasdaq Drops

Stocks finished mixed today as inflation firmed--but what that means is anyone's guess.<p>The <b>S&P 500</b> dipped 0.1% to 2495.62 today, while the <b>Dow Jones</b> …


Unwise Cracks: Six D.C. Foods That Name-Drop a Drug

Did you know Milk Bar's "Crack Pie" costs $46?

Washington D.C.

'Hurricane Cakes' Sold by Florida Grocery Store Lead to Mixed Responses

Publix is trying to lift Floridians' spirits with cakes and hurricane puns—but some feel Irma is too serious to kid about in pastry form.<p>In times of crisis, carbs can restore our faith in humanity—and even save lives.<p>Just ask the brave bakers stuck inside two separate El Bolillo locations in …

Hurricane Irma

Martina Hingis wins US Open women’s and mixed doubles to take Grand Slam tally to 25

The 36-year-old won her 13th women’s doubles title, to add to her five singles titles and seven mixed doubles trophies.<p>Martina Hingis declared …


Badminton: India's men & mixed doubles pairs win titles at Kharkiv International in Ukraine | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

India's men's doubles and mixed doubles pairs on Sunday lifted triumphed at the Kharkiv International badminton tournament after posting contrasting …

Sports (India)

Hingis & Murray sweep second straight mixed Slam at US Open


Tennis: Murray, Hingis add US Open to Wimbledon title

NEW YORK: Top seeds Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis won their second successive Grand Slam mixed doubles title on Saturday (Sep 9) with a 6-1, 4-6, …


41 Indian players for Badminton Asia U-15 and U-17 C’ships but no one for mixed doubles

The official entry list for the tournament only has contestants for men’s and women’s singles and doubles.<p>India will not have any players contesting …


‘Mixed bag’; Canada adds 22,200 jobs in August

OTTAWA -- The labour market expanded for a ninth-consecutive month to register its longest job-creating streak since before the financial crisis nine …

Business (Canada)

Asian shares mostly lower on hurricane, North Korea worries

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares mostly slipped Friday as worries remained about the damage from Hurricane Irma in the U.S., as well as lingering fears about ballistic missile launches and nuclear weapons in North Korea.<p>KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 slid 0.3 percent to 19,340.25 in early …


New George Michael remix of Fantasy leads to 'mixed feelings'

The single was released by Sony Music on Thursday, more than eight months after <b>the singer died from heart disease on Christmas Day</b>.<p>George Michael's …

UK News

Asia Markets Up, Stock Futures Mixed

Asian markets were up -- apparently not affected by a massive data breach at Equifax or the impending arrival of Hurricane Irma on the U.S. mainland. …

Hurricane Irma

Historic Quarter

<i>CoinDesk's Q2 2017 State of Blockchain report summarizes key trends, data and events in the public and enterprise blockchain sectors in the second</i> …


Trump sends mixed messages on DACA

What is the President’s position on DACA? And what can Congress do to save the program?


Trump Wants DACA Solution 'Where Everybody Is Happy'

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump said he's not sending mixed signals regarding his decision this week to end the Obama-era Deferred Action for …


11 Comics Summing Up Mixed Back-To-School Emotions

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