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Former US official: Taiwan-US partnership stronger than ever

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 03:35:46 -0400

Taiwan’s president and an unofficial delegation of former senior U.S. government officials sent by President Joe Biden have reaffirmed “rock solid” U.S.-Taiwan ties

Fatal police shooting at hospital caught on officer bodycams

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 03:06:31 -0400

Police body camera footage shows a routine police pat-down of a man in a hospital emergency room erupting within minutes into a fatal police shooting after the man apparently fires a gun he had concealed in his possession

Defense expert: Floyd died from heart trouble, not restraint

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 02:30:17 -0400

The defense for a former Minneapolis police officer charged in George Floyd's death is pressing the case that he died of a sudden heart rhythm disturbance related to his heart disease

Chicago to release video of cop fatally shooting 13-year-old

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:26:01 -0400

The independent board that reviews Chicago police shootings says it will release body camera footage and other investigation materials Thursday pertaining to an officer's fatal shooting last month of a 13-year-old boy

Daunte Wright, slain by police, known as jokester, young dad

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:21:17 -0400

Twenty-year-old Daunte Wright was fatally shot by a police officer Sunday in the Minneapolis suburb of Brooklyn Center, after being pulled over for a minor traffic violation, setting off days of protests

Today in History

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:00:31 -0400

Today in History Today is Thursday, April 15, the 105th day of 2021. There are 260 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 15, 1947, Jackie Robinson, baseball’s first Black major league player, made his official debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers on opening day at Ebbets Field. (The Dodgers defeated the Boston Braves, 5-3.) On this date: In 1452, artist and inventor Leonardo da Vinci was born in or near the Tuscan town of Vinci. In 1850, the city of San Francisco was incorporated. In 1865, President Abraham Lincoln died nine hours after being shot the night before by John Wilkes Booth at Ford’s Theater in Washington; Andrew Johnson became the nation’s 17th president. In 1892, General Electric Co., formed by the merger of the Edison Electric Light Co. and other firms, was incorporated in Schenectady, New York. In 1912, the British luxury liner RMS Titanic foundered in the North Atlantic off Newfoundland more than 2 1/2 hours after hitting an iceberg;...

Soldier charged after video of confrontation with Black man

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 23:06:07 -0400

A white Army non-commissioned officer depicted in a viral video accosting and shoving a Black man in a South Carolina neighborhood has been charged with third-degree assault

Atlanta school replacing KKK leader’s name with Hank Aaron's

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 22:45:45 -0400

An Atlanta high school that was named after a Ku Klux Klan leader will strip the name and instead honor the late baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron

Mom suspected in children's deaths pleads in carjacking case

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 22:14:04 -0400

A California woman suspected of killing her three children has pleaded not guilty to carjacking during an alleged escape

Defense expert blames George Floyd's death on heart trouble

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 21:58:47 -0400

A defense expert says George Floyd died from a sudden heart rhythm problem due to his heart disease while being restrained by police officers, not because former Officer Derek Chauvin kept his knee on Floyd's neck

Elon Musk's Starlink satellite internet service is under the DoT scanner

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:32:27 +0000

Elon Musk-owned Starlink satellite internet service is being scrutinized by the Department of Telecommunications as Broadband India Forum (BIF) opposed its India launch.

Exclusive: Oppo A74 5G and Oppo A54 to launch in India this week

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:30:48 +0000

TechRadar exclusive: Oppo A74 5G and Oppo A54 will be available in the offline markets starting April 17.

The best Ultrabooks in Australia for 2021: top thin and light laptops reviewed

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:08:32 +0000

Here's TechRadar's definitive list of the best Ultrabooks

Bang & Olufsen's new wireless speaker looks just like a book

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:00:51 +0000

The Bang & Olufsen Beosound Balance wireless speaker could be a sound addition to your bookshelves.

Asus ROG Phone 5 now available in India: pre-orders open

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 06:08:12 +0000

The gaming-centric Asus ROG Phone 5 with Snapdragon 888, 6,000mAh battery, 144Hz display is now on sale at Rs 49,999.

Amazon Prime Music launches podcasts in India

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 06:05:34 +0000

Podcasts are now available to stream on all tiers of Amazon Music at no additional cost, including free access on Echo, web, and in the Amazon Music mobile app.

OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9R go on sale in India

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 05:45:11 +0000

The flagship OnePlus 9 5G and OnePlus 9R 5G smartphones are now available on Amazon. Buyers can avail a Rs 3,000 discount.

OnePlus 9 Pro goes on sale on Amazon: price, availability and offers

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 05:43:35 +0000

Amazon Prime members can now buy the OnePlus 9 Pro in India, with the open sale scheduled for April 1, starting at Rs 64,999.

Oppo to launch an affordable 5G phone in India next

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 05:43:16 +0000

Oppo A74 5G will be Oppo’s cheapest 5G phone and the first in the A-series lineup. Full specs of the device are already out.

Exclusive: Sony to focus on mid-range Dolby-enabled soundbars in India

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 05:10:36 +0000

TechRadar exclusive: Sony and Dolby shed light on their collaboration in the soundbar space and their plans for India in 2021.

2021 NFL Draft: 10 trending storylines

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 09:00:00 BST

Pro Days are drawing to a close, NFL teams are finalising their boards and the rumour mill is picking up speed. It is almost Draft time.

Japanese official says Olympics may yet be cancelled over Covid

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 08:00:00 BST

A senior Japanese ruling party official said cancelling this year's Olympics in Tokyo remains an option if the coronavirus crisis becomes too dire, as a fourth wave of infections surges less than 100 days from the planned start of the Games.

Why Arteta can't get this wrong

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 08:00:00 BST

"When you think about the future without Arsenal in a European competition, it doesn't feel right," said Bernd Leno ahead of Thursday's Europa League quarter-final against Slavia Prague.

Doncic's game-winner lifts Mavs over Grizzlies

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:32:00 BST

Luka Doncic sank a stumbling, off-balance 3-point floater as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a stunning 114-113 victory over the host Memphis Grizzlies.

Embiid powers Sixers past shorthanded Nets

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:47:00 BST

Joel Embiid scored 39 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lift the host Philadelphia 76ers past the shorthanded Brooklyn Nets 123-117.

Cantwell: Premier League is where Norwich belong

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:00:00 BST

This Saturday night could see Norwich earn a second crack at the Premier League in three seasons - and Todd Cantwell believes that this time they will be there to stay.

The NFL Draft speed demon with insider knowledge

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:00:00 BST

D'Wayne Eskridge is his own source of insider secrets, with the knowledge to open locked doors and execution to nullify defensive reconnaissance. How do you stop a threat that already knows your plans to thwart him? 

Benn's brutal warning: No one blows me away!

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 06:00:00 BST

Shawn Porter has warned that Conor Benn cannot "blow through" the world's best welterweights after the American star was included on the contender's hit list.

Taylor vs Jonas dispute erupts over judges

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 06:00:00 BST

Natasha Jonas could raise an objection about the judges for her fight against Katie Taylor with trainer Joe Gallagher warning that "the eyes of the world are watching".

The challenge for Liverpool now

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:01:00 BST

As the red shirts streamed forward in the early stages at Anfield on Wednesday night, it seemed maybe, just maybe, there was another stirring European comeback on the cards for Liverpool.

How The Miz Feels About Fighting Bad Bunny Again After Losing To The Singer At WrestleMania

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 05:45:38 +0000

Bad Bunny may have defeated The Miz at WrestleMania 37, but the WWE champion still has 'so much respect' for the musician. Here's whether that's enough to demand a rematch.

Jane Fonda, Brooklyn Decker, Allison Janney & More Stars Looking Stylish With Grey Hair

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 04:09:33 +0000

From Brooklyn Decker to Patrick Dempsey, many celebrities are choosing to embrace their natural gray hair instead of cover it up. Even younger stars, like Kylie Jenner, love the silvery color!

Tori Spelling’s Son Accidentally Pees On Her In Spoof Reel About Potty Training & Mom Life – Watch

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 03:42:50 +0000

With five kids, you'd think potty training would be a breeze for Tori Spelling. But she made fun of the hardship in a video where son Beau 'peed' all over her instead.

Luke Bryan Says ‘Make-up Sex’ Is The Secret To His 14-Year Marriage With Wife Caroline

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 03:04:08 +0000

Luke Bryan laughed while spilling the details on how he and his wife Caroline stay close both mentally and physically, in a new interview.

Mark McGrath Reveals Why He Did ‘The Masked Singer’: It ‘Scared’ The ‘Daylights Out Of Me’

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 03:03:20 +0000

Sugar Ray vocalist Mark McGrath was revealed as the Orca on 'The Masked Singer.' He spoke EXCLUSIVELY with HL about why he joined the show, keeping it a secret from his kids, and more.

Gabrielle Union’s Daughter Kaavia, 2, ‘Nails Nala Audition’ In Adorable Lion Costume – Watch

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 02:01:56 +0000

Gabrielle Union's adorable daughter Kaavia did her best roar and scream while wearing pieces of a lion costume on her head and feet in a new video.

‘RHONJ’ Recap: A Psychic Exposes Teresa Giudice’s Secret New Romance

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 02:00:14 +0000

For weeks, the 'RHONJ' cast has been suspecting that Teresa's dating someone, and this week, they got their confirmation.

Vanessa & Kobe Bryant’s Daughters Bianka, 4, & Capri, 1, Look Like Twins Rocking Lakers Shirts

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 01:51:07 +0000

Kobe Bryant had two jersey numbers while playing for the Lakers, and his young daughters are twinning in the shirts.  Bianka rocked No. 8 and Capri sported No. 24.

Christina Aguilera, Iggy Azalea, Kim Kardashian & More Show How To Rock Sexy Leather Pants

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 01:29:48 +0000

Christina Aguilera, Iggy Azalea and some of our other favorite A-listers have been rocking leather pants. See how the celebs are styling the trend in the chicest ways.

Ben Affleck Looks Nearly Unrecognizable As He Hugs George Clooney On Set Of New Movie

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:56:17 +0000

Ben Affleck wrapped filming the upcoming drama 'The Tender Bar' on Apr. 13 and was spotted giving co-star George Clooney a warm sendoff.

SnyderVerse Trilogy Trailer Arrives, Did HBO Max Just Make the Snyder Cut Offical DCEU Canon?

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 17:09:59 PDT

HBO Max has released a trailer featuring footage from Zack Snyder's DCEU films, dubbing the trailer as Zack Snyder's Trilogy

F9 Star Sung Kang Calls Han's Return a Once in a Lifetime Event

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 16:28:43 PDT

Han actor from the Fast & Furious franchise calls his character's return in F9 a once in a lifetime event.

Fast and Furious Meets Jurassic World: The F9 Team Is Ready for It

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 16:18:37 PDT

Justin Lin and Michelle Rodriguez seem to be open to the idea of the F9 crew racing against dinosaurs in a Jurassic World crossover movie.

Lou Diamond Phillips Says He Got the Call for Young Guns 3

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 16:02:28 PDT

Young Guns star Lou Diamond Phillips is sincerely hoping that he will ride again as Jose Chavez y Chavez in Young Guns 3.

Zack Snyder Disses Warner Bros. Justice League Release While Promoting Army of the Dead

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 15:47:00 PDT

Zack Snyder is takes aim at Warner Bros. as he throws shade at the studio while out promoting his Netflix movie, Army of the Dead.

Army of the Dead Prequel Gets Titled Army of Thieves by Zack Snyder

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 15:37:12 PDT

Zack Snyder has officially revealed the title to the prequel of his upcoming zombie-heist thriller Army Of The Dead.

Chadwick Boseman: Portrait of an Artist Trailer Explores the Black Panther Star's Life

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 15:24:50 PDT

Netflix have now revealed a trailer for Chadwick Boseman: Portrait of an Artist, which will only be available for a limited time.

Seance Trailer Has Suki Waterhouse Summoning Evil Spirits at an All-Girls School

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 15:15:46 PDT

Simon Barrett makes his directorial debut with Seance, which arrives from RLJE Films next month.

Scream 5 Has Multiple Scripts and Versions to Prevent Spoilers

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 15:14:08 PDT

A new report reveals that the filmmakers behind Scream 5 are taking extreme precautions to protect its secrets.

Mortal Kombat Early Reviews Promise a Big Blast of Bloody, Violent Video Game Fun

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 14:27:22 PDT

The first reviews for Mortal Kombat call the reboot a worthy adaptation that is sure to please fans of the franchise.

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