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20 life-changing trips worth the price, from Switzerland to Sedona

With prices ranging from $730 for a Swiss rail tour to $29,500 for an Antarctic cruise, these trips don't come cheap but the memories are worth it.     &#...

20 life-changing trips worth the price, from Switzerland to Sedona

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5 bucket list trips that maybe aren’t worth your time When it comes to bucket list trips, there’s a good chance thousands of tourists had the same idea. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.       ...
17:56, 2019-08-12

20 life-changing trips that are worth the cost, from Paris to Patagonia, Giza to Galapagos From the snow-covered Alps to the exotic landscapes of East Africa, adventure awaits – if you can afford it. Here are 20 trips worth the price tag.       ...
19:28, 2019-08-25

Even An Affordable Chevy Blazer Isn't Worth the Price Penny-wise drivers might be impressed by the new Chevy Blazer’s affordability. Don’t be fooled, said Dan Neil. What you get for the base price is a hopelessly basic crossover....
22:56, 2019-05-09

We Tried Dolby’s $600 Dimension Headphones. Are They Worth the Massive Price Tag? As much as I adore music, I find it difficult to use headphones when I’m home. It’s not for lack of options — I’ve got a pair of AirPods, some gym headphones, and some luxurious over-ear cans. But once I put them on, like cloc...
01:42, 2019-07-03

College costs are skyrocketing. Here's how to decide if that high price tag is worth it With the student loan crisis gaining ground as a key issue in the 2020 presidential race, a new CNBC and Acorns survey has found that a majority of Americans believe the value of a college education is tied to whether they have to go into debt to pay...
19:56, 2019-07-01

5G download speeds aren't worth their price premium (results) The OnePlus 7 Pro 5G just went on sale in the UK last week, and the real-life download speeds in the initial user tests turned out commensurate with the peak speeds achieved on commercial 4G LTE networks. The other notable advantages of 5G networks s...
16:42, 2019-06-04

Garmin Fenix 5 gets a global price drop - but it's worth waiting for Prime Day We recently spotted a price drop on Amazon for the impressive Garmin Fenix 5 - a top running watch - but one we speculated that would be ripe for being one of the top Amazon Prime Day deals.The Fenix 5 is a robust and powerful running watch, and perf...
14:14, 2019-06-27

Sony's new OLED TV is stunning—but is the picture worth the price tag? The Sony A8G is a fantastic 4K/HDR OLED TV with a ton of upside and a great price compared to other OLED TVs on the market.       ...
23:00, 2019-08-26

The famous Dyson hair dryer is finally on sale—is it worth the price? The Dyson Supersonic hair dryer is one of the best hair dryers we've ever tested, and it's on sale for its lowest price yet on Drop.com.       ...
01:42, 2019-06-26

This $200 heated razor makes me feel like I'm getting a professional hot-towel shave in my own bathroom — here’s why it’s worth the price Almost all men use some form of heat to make shaving easier and reduce irritation. Hot towels, running blades under hot water, and shaving in the shower are some of the most common techniques. Gillette developed a $200 razor that delivers heat direct...
02:00, 2019-08-08

Sedona listed as one of the best small towns to visit in US PHOENIX, Ariz. (KPNX) – With its “perfect mix of adventure and relaxation” Sedona is one of the best small towns to visit, according to U.S. News & World Report. Sedona ranked 4th on the list that included Telluride in Colorado, Jac...
03:00, 2019-07-09

We drove a stylish $273,244 Aston Martin DB11 Volante convertible to see if it's worth the massive price — here's the verdict Hollis Johnson/Business Insider The Aston Martin DB11 Volante is the convertible version of the new DB11 coupé that arrived last year. The Aston Martin DB11 is the successor to the DB9. We were completely captivated by the stylish, powerful m...
16:00, 2019-07-04

8-year-old injured after falling 75 feet into canyon in Sedona SEDONA, Ariz. (AP) – Sedona firefighters had to a rescue an 8-year-old girl after she fell 75 feet (23 meters) in Oak Creek Canyon. The Sedona Fire Department posted on social media that the incident happened on Sunday around 12:30 p.m. SFD...
06:42, 2019-08-27

'They killed our city': Locals feel helpless as vacation rentals overrun Sedona, Arizona Sedona residents say the town has been overrun by investors and visitors capitalizing on an Arizona law that allowed vacation rentals to flourish.        ...
19:56, 2019-07-27

Donald Trump net worth 2019: How much is the US President worth compared to Obama and his other predecessors? The 'celebrity president' has boasted frequently about his wealth, but how much is he actually worth, and how much of it came from his father? Megan C. Hills breaks it all down...
19:56, 2019-06-24

The 10 best road trips in the USA The U.S. has a grand variety of road trip-suitable routes, from straight shots across deserts to stomach-churning switchbacks through the mountains.        ...
14:14, 2019-05-09

Pet-friendly road trips across the U.S. These are some of the most pet-friendly destinations in the U.S., so pack up your furry friend and hit the road for a howling good time.       ...
02:28, 2019-06-20

The top U.S. cities for quick trips, according to Hotwire What's the best destination for a quick trip? Hotwire released its picks for best U.S. cities for getaways of 72 hours or less.       ...
17:14, 2019-07-15

The 15 ultimate summer road trips With so much to explore, 24/7 Tempo planned out the 15 ultimate summer road trips to bring you to the far reaches of the American landscape.       ...
16:42, 2019-07-22

You've Got to Love Seeing an E39 BMW M5 With 409,000 Miles Still Doing Road Trips The E39 BMW M5, the simply-styled V8 super sedan from the early 2000s, is almost universally appreciated by car enthusiasts. Its look is timeless and it lives in a technological sweet spot that includes convenient modernizations without losing what y...
04:56, 2019-07-02

10 of the best things to do in Vevey, Switzerland The Swiss town’s wine festival is as revered as it is rare but, from a Chaplin museum to boat tours and chocolate heaven, a trip need not be grape-relatedOn 18 July, the peaceful town of Vevey, on the shores of Lake Geneva near Montreux, transforms i...
08:56, 2019-07-18

MPs set up new political group to act as 'Switzerland' A new group of independent MPs has been set up in parliament, intended to be a "welcoming home" for those thinking of defecting from the Conservatives or Labour....
18:28, 2019-07-10

Switzerland on collision course with EU over gun control Switzerland is facing the choice between changing its gun laws or falling out of Europe's open-border system. But in a country with a strong aversion to regulation, gun owners feel their traditions are coming under fire....
12:14, 2019-05-18

10 Best Swiss Dishes You Must Try When In Switzerland From Ticino, the country's quintessential Swiss canton, to Geneva (that's close to France) - I've travelled across this charming nation always in awe of their dense railway network. Aside from Swiss......
14:14, 2019-05-13

Switzerland’s Once-in-a-Generation, Over-the-Top Party When the 52 Places Traveler arrived in Vevey, Switzerland, he thought he was hallucinating. But no: it was just a celebration that hasn’t happened since 1999....
21:42, 2019-07-30

Classroom field trips via VR become a national trend It’s back-to-school season and students could be taking field trips to places like the Grand Canyon, ancient Rome, inside a human brain, underwater, or even Mars—all from the comfort of their own classroom....
08:42, 2019-08-30

Remembering Anthony Bourdain's most iconic trips Anthony Bourdain wasn't just the host of the award-winning CNN series "Parts Unknown" -- he was the core and the heart. Take a look back at some of his best episodes....
19:14, 2019-06-08

Google shuts down its Trips travel planning app Google is killing yet another app, although you might not mind quite as much with this one. The company is shutting down its Trips travel app as of August 5th (that's today, if you're reading in time) in favor of steering users to both its...
04:28, 2019-08-06

Seven Things To Make Beach Trips More Enjoyable For Your Kid (And Yourself) Summer is around the corner, and I cannot wait to take our son to the place I love the most: The beach. We’ve been taking him since he was tiny, and thankfully, he ended up loving it as much as we do....
01:56, 2019-05-24

10 products that will make your summer beach trips so much better These 10 Amazon products will transform your beach experience, from a beach chair that keeps your drinks cold to water shoes that will protect your feet.       ...
23:00, 2019-07-25

My favourite holiday: celebrities on their most memorable trips Kim-Joy is on another planet in Iceland, Ruby Wax falls in love with Brazil, Marcus Brigstocke goes off piste – and Simon Reeve is all over the place …A Rockie ride, Colorado Continue reading......
13:56, 2019-08-10

It’s the end of the road for Google’s excellent Trips mobile app Another day, another Google product being shuttered. This time, it’s Trips, the travel app that automatically created plans for your holidays in a simple, beautiful interface. Why, Google, why? Earlier this week, Android Police spotted code in the An...
11:00, 2019-06-05

Crackdown trips up human rights groups Social media platforms, under pressure to block extremists, are sometimes also cracking down on human rights advocates and other legitimate content, according to a new report....
08:00, 2019-06-14

Switzerland-EU partnership row facing deadline Easy trading in Swiss shares from within the EU could crumble at midnight Sunday in a row over a new partnership deal. For months, Bern has refused to sign the long-negotiated treaty text on multiple links with the bloc....
13:14, 2019-06-30

Switzerland's wine festival – in pictures The Swiss town of Vevey has staged a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a festival that dates back to the 18th century. The three-week Fête des Vignerons, which began in 17...
10:56, 2019-07-19

Switzerland Is Held Captive By Its Big Neighbor With the ECB set to cut rates, the Swiss will have little choice but to go even deeper into negative territory. The SNB is a price-taker, not a price-maker. ...
17:00, 2019-08-14

New life for Switzerland’s hippy valley A bohemian mountain community in Ticino has rejected national-park status – and fast-track development – in favour of small grassroots projectsThe yellow postal bus lurches up the narrow, dead-end road that winds through Valle Onsernone, blasting its...
19:00, 2019-08-24

Women across Switzerland are striking for equal pay Swiss women are striking en masse on Friday, in a 24-hour nationwide protest to highlight the country's poor record on gender equality and the gender pay gap....
18:14, 2019-06-14

Congress investigating Trump over US military trips to Scotland Conflict of interest concerns over military spending at Prestwick airport and discount offers at president’s resortCongress is investigating Donald Trump over a potential conflict of interest involving increased US military spending at Prestwick airp...
20:28, 2019-09-07

Injury hit Real and Barca face tricky away trips "An injury-ravaged Real Madrid will visit Villarreal in La Liga on Sunday, looking to bounce back from last weekend\u0027s disappointing home draw with minnows Real Valladolid."...
17:28, 2019-08-29

Good nature: citizen science trips and holidays in the UK Passionate about wildlife and nature? These surveys and activities offer volunteers a close-up of our fauna and flora while helping to safeguard the environmentForestry England’s Big Forest Find is the country’s largest survey of forest wildlife. Vol...
08:28, 2019-08-23

Is a Business Class Ticket the Better Deal on International Trips? I’ve only flown first class once, and it was on a short flight where it was hardly worth the upgrade. However, I’ve flown basic economy many times and, since I am a petite woman who packs light and hates flying regardless of what seat I’m in, have fo...
16:00, 2019-07-18

10 best cities for day trips: Get out of town and explore these close-by destinations If you're going to be in London, Paris, Lisbon, Boston, Dublin, San Francisco, Sydney, Tokyo, Reykjavik or Cape Town, we've got day trip ideas.       ...
14:42, 2019-06-25

Interrail trips: readers’ travel tips and tales Playing Cupid, money-saving advice, sleeping easy and world-beating views. Our tipsters have made all sorts of connections by trainItaly’s length makes it a great country to use an Interrail card. You can travel overnight to save on hotel bills and m...
19:14, 2019-06-22

Sex, skinny-dipping and acid trips: Behind the scenes at Woodstock Michael Lang calls hosting 600,000 strangers “the best time of my life, outside of family [events] . . . We made the dream happen — showing that people could live compassionately together — and we made it all up as we went along.”...
06:00, 2019-06-30

Airbnb wants to sell you rock climbing and camping trips Want an exciting holiday without having to plan it yourself? Airbnb wants to sell you more than just a place to stay. The newly launched Airbnb Adventures offers all-in-one trips to locations around the globe hosted by local experts....
14:00, 2019-06-14

Gantz, Netanyahu’s Top Rival, Trips Up but Doesn’t Fall Behind By all rights, the ex-army chief gunning for Mr. Netanyahu’s job should be in a commanding position heading into the Sept. 17 vote. But his missteps have kept the race even....
16:42, 2019-08-24

FIFA Quietly Considering Plan to Leave Switzerland World soccer’s governing body is weighing a move away from Zurich, its home since 1932, saying Swiss law has made it difficult to hire employees from outside Europe....
00:01, 2019-08-01

Switzerland votes in referendum on tighter gun laws Supporters of greater restrictions say Swiss rules need to line up with EU’sSwiss voters are casting ballots in a referendum to decide whether to enact new restrictions on guns and line up with other countries in the European visa-free travel zone wh...
13:42, 2019-05-19

Switzerland votes on changing gun laws to fit with EU rules Voters must decide whether to accept new EU gun laws, including tighter controls for semi-automatic weapons. Switzerland risks dropping out of Europe's open-border Schengen area if the referendum is rejected....
09:00, 2019-05-19

Switzerland becomes No. 1 donor of foreign aid to North Korea Switzerland is emerging as the No. 1 donor of humanitarian assistance to North Korea as concerns grow over the deteriorating food situation in the isolated country....
20:00, 2019-05-22

Switzerland ranked as most innovative country in new UN report The World Intellectual Property Organization, WIPO, named Switzerland as the world’s most innovative country on Wednesday, during the launch of its latest Global Innovation Index, (GII) in the Indian capital New Delhi....
19:28, 2019-07-24

A local’s guide to Berne, Switzerland: 10 top tips It is one of Europe’s smallest capitals but punches above its weight when it comes to world-class galleries, unbeatable urban swimming and, of course, chocolateTaking a dip in the river is a national pastime here, with the River Aare the basis of the...
08:14, 2019-09-02

Scientists in Switzerland discover a new dinosaur species According to new research from the University of Zurich, the dinosaur -- a carnivorous predator about 8.5 feet long -- belongs to a genus and species never before seen....
21:56, 2019-07-12

UK climber falls to his death from Matterhorn in Switzerland Police in southwestern Switzerland say a 24-year-old British mountain climber who was coming down from the country's famed Matterhorn fell to his death in pre-dawn darkness, after a chunk of rock came loose during the descent....
00:14, 2019-06-04

Switzerland celebrates rare wine festival Dubbed a once-in-a-generation spectacle, Swiss and tourists alike are flocking to a Lake Geneva town to celebrate the region's winemakers. Organizers said the festival "highlights the work on the vineyard."...
23:00, 2019-07-19

Sofia Kenin helps US beat Switzerland 3-1 in Fed Cup Sofia Kenin and Sloane Stephens win matches to give the United States a 3-1 victory over Switzerland in Fed Cup World Group playoff        ...
14:47, 2019-04-28

Women In Switzerland Launch Massive Protest Against Pay Gap Several hundred thousand purple-clad protesters blowing whistles, banging pots and pans and brandishing feminist slogans filled the streets of Swiss towns and cities on Friday, as women across the......
05:28, 2019-06-15

Row between EU and Switzerland hits tipping point - and what UK can learn If you want to buy or sell shares in famous Swiss companies such as Nestle, Zurich Insurance, UBS or Novartis from next week, your task is about to become a lot more complicated....
20:42, 2019-06-26

IOC formally opens $145M new headquarters in Switzerland The International Olympic Committee has formally opened its 145 million Swiss francs ($145 million) new headquarters exactly 125 years after the Olympic Games was revived       ...
13:56, 2019-06-23

Women strike in Switzerland for fairer pay, more equality GENEVA (AP) — Women across Switzerland are walking off the job and staging demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality, and less sexual harassment and violence. It’s the first such protest in the Alpine country in 28 years. Turnout was u...
12:00, 2019-06-14

Switzerland aims to legalise medical marijuana The Swiss government aims to make it easier for patients to get medical marijuana, proposing on Wednesday to allow prescriptions for cannabis to treat people suffering from cancer or other serious conditions....
14:00, 2019-06-26

2 killed in heavy storms in Switzerland, France BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say a tourist has drowned in Switzerland’s Lake Geneva after her boat capsized in a driving storm, and another was killed in nearby France after high winds brought down a tree on her campsite. The Swiss news site 20 Mi...
12:14, 2019-06-16

China's Xi Jinping causes alarm with mass student trips to the country An unremarkable Communist Party directive has sparked painful memories of past trauma for millions of people across China, with many drawing parallels with one of the most notorious policies of the Cultural Revolution....
05:14, 2019-05-05

Two more tourists suffered mystery illnesses on Dominican Republic trips More mysterious illnesses are coming out of the Dominican Republic, including a Canadian woman who was “poisoned” by a strange odor in her hotel room that sent her into a terrifying fit of spasms, a report says. Tina Hammell of Ontario sa...
23:42, 2019-06-25

Citroen’s futuristic autonomous EV concept is designed for long trips Last February, Citroen introduced its Ami One, a tiny electric vehicle (EV) meant to replace bikes and scooters. It was envisioned as a way to make short, all-electric trips around downtown areas. Now, Citroen has revealed its 19_19 Concept, an EV fo...
03:00, 2019-05-15

What PM Modi Achieved On Foreign Trips Criticised By Rahul Gandhi As Prime Minister Narendra Modi bids for reelection, his party has said his skillful diplomacy on the world stage has increased India's global stature and brought in a flood of investment....
09:28, 2019-04-30

Americans are cancelling trips to Dominican Republic following mysterious deaths After a string of mysterious deaths and illnesses, US tourists are rethinking plans to visit the Dominican Republic. More than 2 million Americans visit the Caribbean nation annually, but nine US tourists have died there in the last year....
17:42, 2019-06-22

Sen Mitch McConnell Trips and Breaks Shoulder in Kentucky: Aide LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is recovering at home in Kentucky after suffering a shoulder fracture in a fall Sunday, a spokesman said. McConnell tripped on his outdoor patio at his Louisville home Sunday mo...
04:00, 2019-08-05

It’s Weekend Getaway Season! Here Are the Most Stylish Bags For Short Trips. At the start of every summer, I have a vision of how the season will play out. It involves a montage of train rides during magic hour, bonfires on empty beaches, leafy tree branches swaying gently in the breeze and me—flitting between each locale wit...
03:00, 2019-05-18

Birthright Trips, a Rite of Passage for Many Jews, Are Now a Target of Protests For nearly 20 years, Birthright has bolstered Jewish identity with free trips to Israel. But now some young Jewish activists are protesting the trips....
22:28, 2019-06-11

German bus operator offers free trips to climate protests Intercity coach network Flixbus has announced they will offer free rides to climate change protesters this month. Over 400 protests are planned in Germany as part of a global day of action on September 20 and 27....
23:57, 2019-09-16

So many people are pulling out of Dominican Republic trips after mystery deaths New Yorkers are getting cold feet when it comes to vacationing in the Dominican Republic — in light of a growing number of tourist deaths there, travel agents told The Post Friday. Several clients — including a couple with a destination w...
21:14, 2019-06-14

England trips are being co-opted by the right but football has resisted before | Barney Ronay Tommy Robinson made an appearance in Guimarães on Thursday night and there are reports of England fans chanting his name in bars but together we can fight this influenceBack in the mid-1980s, when English football was a wild, rust-caked, occasionally...
15:42, 2019-06-08

Traveling with a furry friend? Check out these pet-friendly road trips across the U.S. Many hotels and resorts are pet-friendly and some even offer welcome amenities, dog-sitting services and gourmet canine cuisine.       ...
02:28, 2019-06-20

Google’s new travel portal will improve the way you plan your trips online Slowly but surely, Google has become a one-stop shop for everything travel related. Few sites (if any) offer a cleaner and easier approach to booking travel arrangements than Google, and now, a new travel portal for the web has made the process even ...
02:00, 2019-05-16

Google brings airfare insights and travel recommendations to Trips Google today introduced new flight insight and travel recommendation features in Trips, it's one-stop trip-planning landing page on the web.Read More...
17:14, 2019-08-08

Kacey Musgraves says acid trips gave her a deeper appreciation for life Kacey Musgraves told Marie Claire that psychedelic drugs brought her closer to the planet and gave her a deeper appreciation for life.        ...
23:42, 2019-09-12

Trump Trips Up In Tweet About French President Emmanuel Macron Lunch Did Donald Trump really have lunch with someone impersonating France's President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday? No -- but the US president did accidentally tweet that he had....
07:56, 2019-08-25

Exec charged with embezzling $5.5M to pay for Trump hotel stays, trips to Mexico A brazen executive in North Carolina stole more than $5 million from a medical technology company to pay for trips to Mexico, stays at the Trump International Hotel in New York and a $145,000 tab at an upscale steakhouse, prosecutors said. The embezz...
20:28, 2019-08-05

A weekend in Mexico? Why the rise of long-haul short trips is so disastrous More people are jetting off to far-flung destinations for so-called ‘bite-size breaks’. But at what cost to the environment?As someone who once took a work-related day trip to San Francisco it is a little hypocritical of me to criticise others for ta...
17:28, 2019-05-01

Google Trips portal makes it easier to plan vacations online Google has launched a portal for travel planning, which can help make it a lot easier to organize trips on the web. It's the desktop version of the upgraded hotel and flight search experience the tech giant rolled out for smartphones last year, ...
19:00, 2019-05-15

Travelers worried about Dominican Republic trips after tourist deaths: study The series of tourist deaths that have come out of the Dominican Republic has raised concerns among travelers, according to a new study. A survey conducted by Consumer Reports found that 78% of respondents were concerned about US tourists dying in th...
02:28, 2019-07-17

Airbnb makes it easier to find a place to stay on business trips Airbnb wants to make it easier to find work-friendly listings, and its solution is fairly simple. Before, the company would ask if you were traveling for business at checkout. Now, it's offering a work trip toggle that you can select at the begi...
17:42, 2019-07-22

Best day trips from London, Paris, Boston, San Francisco, Dublin, Cape Town From London to Tokyo, these cities give you lots of bang for your travel buck, with lots of options waiting just outside of town.       ...
14:42, 2019-06-25

De Blasio tries to defend using taxpayer-funded NYPD security for campaign trips Mayor Bill de Blasio defended the use of taxpayer funds to cover the costs of his NYPD security detail while traveling for his long-shot presidential bid. “I’m obviously in a high-profile situation here,” Hizzoner claimed on WNYC ra...
22:56, 2019-05-24

Congress Investigates Suspicious Air Force Trips to Trump’s Scotland Resort Violations of the Constitution’s emoluments clause have been an ongoing concern since Donald Trump moved into the White House. But the latest scandals appear to take this administration’s grifting to a new level....
00:00, 2019-09-08

Trump's Mexico Tariff Threat Trips Up Manufacturers Shifting Out of China The trade fight between the U.S. and China has pushed firms to shift manufacturing to Mexico to avoid tariffs and keep prices steady. Now the prospect of new U.S. tariffs on Mexican goods over immigration now threatens to disrupt that shift and drive...
21:00, 2019-06-02

Osamu Deguchi joins Bolliger Team Switzerland "The Swiss team has just recruited a Suzuka specialist. Osamu Deguchi will partner Nigel Walraven and Danny Buchan in the saddle of the Bolliger Team Switzerland’s Kawasaki."...
12:56, 2019-07-20

Man, girl missing after violent storm in Switzerland: police A man and six-year-old girl are missing after their car was swept away by a torrent of mud triggered by a flash flood in southwestern Switzerland, police in Valais canton said on Monday as dozens of rescue workers continued to search....
20:01, 2019-08-12

UPDATE 1-EU says Switzerland must endorse treaty before June 18 -letter The European Union's chief executive warned Switzerland on Tuesday that it needs to sign a new partnership treaty before June 18 that is central to maintaining Swiss stock exchange access to the bloc's financial markets....
17:00, 2019-06-11

Watches of Switzerland considers stock market listing UK’s biggest seller of Rolexes could be valued at up to £800m, if plan goes aheadThe UK’s biggest seller of Rolex watches is working on plans for a stock market listing, which could value the luxury retail group at up to £800m.On Thursday, Watches of...
21:14, 2019-05-04

EU executive sees no decisions on relationship with Switzerland on Tuesday The European Commission will discuss the European Union's relations with Switzerland at its next meeting on Tuesday, but does not expect to take any decisions at this stage, a Commission spokeswoman told a regular briefing....
13:00, 2019-06-17

Why gun-loving Switzerland voted to tighten restrictions on firearms REUTERS/Denis Balibouse Earlier this year, Swiss voters approved changes to the country's gun laws by a very comfortable majority of 63.7%. Gun ownership and use is widespread in Switzerland, which has military conscription and where hunting and sho...
07:42, 2019-08-06

Heavy rains lead to flooded roads in Switzerland BERLIN (AP) — Swiss media say four people have been injured after heavy rains in the west of the country saw rivers burst their banks and roads to become flooded. Online news site 20Minuten reported the injuries Saturday, but did not give further det...
15:42, 2019-06-22

Switzerland: 3 dead after hostage-taking at Zurich apartment BERLIN (AP) — Swiss police say an armed man took two women hostage at an apartment in Zurich and all three died after shots were heard. Police in Switzerland’s biggest city said the 60-year-old Swiss man took the women hostage early Friday. The...
15:14, 2019-05-31

2 tourists killed by heavy storms in Switzerland and Greece Authorities say a tourist has drowned in Switzerland’s Lake Geneva after her boat capsized in a driving storm and another was killed in nearby France.       ...
22:00, 2019-06-16

Switzerland Loves Guns. The E.U. Wants Reforms. Voters Will Decide The hills of Switzerland will soon be alive with the sound of gunfire. The country’s largest annual shooting competition, the Feldschiessen, held between May 24 and 26, attracts an estimated 130,000 sharpshooters of all ages from all over Switz...
00:42, 2019-05-17

Across the Alps by train: a feast of scenery from Switzerland to Austria After starting in London, this itinerary takes in Lake Geneva, the Austrian Tirol, and the heights of the Zugspitze in Bavaria, with stunning views all the wayA brace of fine Swiss lakes, glorious mountain views and some of Europe’s most comfortable ...
15:00, 2019-05-04

Flyfishing and kayaking trips help L.L. Bean, Orvis sell more gear and attract more customers Outdoor retail brands are beefing up their adventure programs and branded trips to create new customers and deepen relationships with existing ones by making outdoor vacations easier. Customers can try out new activities before purchasing any gear....
16:00, 2019-07-28

Hurricane Dorian cruise update: Extended vacation for some; delayed, canceled trips for others Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian Cruise Line and others are extending some travelers' vacations, shortening others and changing scheduled stops.       ...
00:42, 2019-09-03

Netherlands, Switzerland suspend UNRWA funds amid scandal The Netherlands and Switzerland have suspended funding to the United Nations aid agency for Palestinian refugees days after an ethics report alleged widespread mismanagement and misconduct....
16:56, 2019-08-01

Fake Police Officials Steal $3.7 Million From Woman In Switzerland Fraudsters posing as police officers stole 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million) from a Swiss woman through an elaborate scam that involved a fake plot implicating the victim's bank, Swiss media reported......
16:28, 2019-06-26

Tighter gun laws approved by voters in Switzerland, a country known for gun traditions The Federal Chancellery said provisional results showed nearly 64 per cent of voters nationwide agreed to align with European Union firearms rules adopted two years ago after deadly attacks in France, Belgium, Germany and Britain....
03:28, 2019-05-20

Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili missing after swimming accident • BSC Young Boys women’s team captain declared missing• Footballer had been swimming on Lake ComoThe Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili has been declared missing after a swimming accident on Lake Como in Italy, her club said on Sunday.Ismaili, 24,...
18:14, 2019-06-30

Calls for Switzerland’s Matterhorn to be closed after seventh death this year A South Korean man has become the seventh climber this year to fall to their death on the Matterhorn peak in Switzerland as guides continue to call on officials to close the mountain for being “too dangerous.”...
04:28, 2019-08-08

Cycling: Switzerland coach Hondo sacked after doping confession Switzerland coach Danilo Hondo has been sacked with immediate effect after the German said he was involved in blood doping, the Swiss Cycling federation said in a statement on Sunday....
04:42, 2019-05-13

Switzerland was sent into scientific exile. No deal could mean the same for Britain | Marja Makarow EU-backed research projects were slashed after the country voted to curb immigration in 2014. The UK should take noteSwitzerland has been touted as a model for the UK, post-Brexit. It is an independent state that determines its own laws, controls its...
12:28, 2019-09-06

Jordan Pickford saves the day as England beat Switzerland on penalties On the face of it, this should have been cause for celebration. England have finished third at a major finals for the first time since the 1968 European Championships even if, for context, that was a tournament won by Italy who had claimed their semi...
20:42, 2019-06-09

Switzerland player Ismaili confirmed dead in swim accident Switzerland's soccer federation says the body of national team player Florijana Ismaili has been recovered three days after a swimming accident in Italy       ...
02:14, 2019-07-03

Switzerland’s Florijana Ismaili confirmed dead in swimming accident • Ismaili, 24, went missing on Saturday at Lake Como• Fifa president Gianni Infantino pays tribute to playerThe body of Florijana Ismaili was recovered in Lake Como on Tuesday, three days after the Switzerland international was involved in a swimming...
14:00, 2019-07-03

Switzerland warns Facebook's Libra it will face extra scrutiny Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency suffered another setback on Wednesday when Switzerland said the proposed payments system could face strict rules that typically apply to banks, on top of tough anti-money laundering laws....
06:57, 2019-09-12

Portugal v Switzerland: Nations League semi-final – live! Nations League semi-final updates from the 7.45pm BST gameAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglendenning 7.22pm BST 7.00pm BST There’s a metaphor in here somewhere dept: England fans in Praga da Ribiera have spent the past 15 minutes trying...
20:28, 2019-06-05

Switzerland Extends Support To Strengthen India's Fight Against Terrorism Switzerland on Friday extended its support to India to strengthen its fight against terrorism in all its manifestations as President Ram Nath Kovind held talks with his Swiss counterpart Ueli Maurer......
12:42, 2019-09-14

Switzerland Strives to Be Global Leader in Opening Skies for Drones Switzerland is working on pioneering ways to handle booming drone traffic aimed at allowing unmanned aircraft to quickly operate in much more of the nation’s airspace than approaches being pursued in other countries....
14:00, 2019-08-06

The best design events for day trips: craft and fine arts exhibitions within easy reach of London From William Morris prints in West Sussex to a celebration of craftsmanship and design in the Cotswolds, here are the best design events outside of London you can visit in a day....
16:00, 2019-08-22

Girls Trips, Book Clubs, and Bachelorettes: What Makes a Women's Ensemble Comedy Great? A curious case of a promising comedy in theory but majorly disappointing in execution was the recent Netflix film Wine Country, starring Saturday Night Live alumni Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Tina Fey, and Rachel Dratch as wine-loving best friends who...
17:42, 2019-06-26

California boat company cancels upcoming diving trips as 33 of 34 bodies pulled from water The bodies of 33 of the 34 people presumed dead after a diving vessel caught fire off the coast of California on Monday have been recovered, officials said Wednesday....
20:28, 2019-09-04

Teen wrestlers, sci-fi road trips and lesbian vampires: the brave new world of trans film San Francisco’s Frameline43 festival highlights the evolution of trans lives onscreen – from bigotry to complex realityThings are tense. The 18-year-old who left home to find herself in the big city has just had her first lesbian encounter concluded ...
14:56, 2019-06-20

Darth Dorian? Hurricane nixes some 'Star Wars' fans' Disney dream trips Some "Star Wars" fans who have waited decades to see the Millennium Falcon, blue milk and other artifacts of the long ago, far, far away, universe up close will have to wait just a little longer, thanks to Hurricane Dorian....
23:28, 2019-08-30

President Ram Nath Kovind Unveils Mahatma Gandhi's Bust In Switzerland President Ram Nath Kovind today unveiled the bust of Mahatma Gandhi, marking the 150th anniversary of the Father of the Nation and hoped that his legacy will inspire the mankind to tackle climate......
21:00, 2019-09-14

Wine festival Fete des Vignerons kicks off in Switzerland with colorful celebration The Fete des Vignerons kicked off in Switzerland on July 18. The festival, which celebrates the world of winemaking, goes for a month.       ...
22:14, 2019-07-19

Voters in Switzerland approve stronger gun control laws by nearly two-thirds despite resistance Switzerland's public broadcaster said more than 63% of voters nationwide agreed to align with European Union firearms rules adopted two years ago.        ...
17:28, 2019-05-19

11 Indians Get Notices As Switzerland Steps Up Process To Share Banking Info As Switzerland strives hard to re-establish its global financial centre position after clamping down on secrecy walls of its banks, there has been a significant surge in the number of cases where it......
03:56, 2019-05-27

Why Switzerland is a perfect launchpad for Europe’s first large-scale 5G mobile network Switzerland is a country best known for having a high standard of living, stunning alpine vistas, and a banking industry that defies scrutiny. But from tomorrow, it’ll also be known as the first European country to have a commercially-available 5G sm...
22:28, 2019-04-30

The group overseeing Facebook's libra is applying for a payments license in Switzerland The Libra Association, the organization in charge of overseeing Facebook's proposed cryptocurrency, said Wednesday it will apply for a payments license in Switzerland....
14:00, 2019-09-11

Climber falls to death from Matterhorn in Switzerland; guides say mountain ‘too dangerous’ A South Korean climber fell to his death Tuesday descending the iconic Matterhorn peak in Switzerland as local guides continue to call on officials to close the mountain for being “too dangerous.”...
01:42, 2019-08-08

Jerome Powell to speak on future interest rate policy in Switzerland Fed Chairman Jerome “Jay” Powell will speak on Friday in Switzerland. Wall Street always hopes that he will tip off future interest rate policy. But it will be more interesting to see whether Powell says anything about Trump’s desire to have the Fed ...
05:14, 2019-09-05

David McGoldrick earns Ireland vital point with header against Switzerland Better late than never. None of the forwards in the Republic of Ireland’s squad had scored an international goal before this match, and for a long time here that statistic looked unlikely to change. But in the 85th minute of his 11th appearance for h...
05:14, 2019-09-06

Euro 2020: Republic of Ireland 1-1 Switzerland, Romania 1-2 Spain – as it happened Ten-man Spain clung on to beat Romania while the Republic of Ireland drew with Switzerland and Bosnia and Denmark went goal crazy 10.16pm BST And with that, I shall take my leave. It’s been a goal-blessed evening, especially for Scandinavians. Thanks...
05:14, 2019-09-06

Gun control in heavily-armed Switzerland faces May 19 vote, and the Swiss are grumbling In the world’s first referendum of its kind, citizens of this Alpine nation will head to the polls on May 19 to decide on stricter gun control.        ...
12:42, 2019-05-17

Trump administration imposes major new restrictions on US travel to Cuba, banning many education and recreational trips WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration imposes major new restrictions on US travel to Cuba, banning many education and recreational trips....
17:42, 2019-06-04

The Queen recalls her trips around the world as she tours Britsh Airways HQ to celebrate airline's centenary The Queen happily recalled her millions of miles of travels on behalf of the country as she celebrated the centenary of British Airways today but laughingly admitted: "Having travelled so much they tend to get a bit muddled."...
16:28, 2019-05-23

England v Switzerland: Nations League third-place play-off goes into extra time – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the playoff in GuimaraesSouthgate commits to England and rules out taking Chelsea jobSend your emails and thoughts to Rob here 4.14pm BST Since you asked, England’s best players have been Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Alexa...
17:28, 2019-06-09

| Switzerland turns to courts after Nigeria drops anchor over detained oil-tanker it seized Switzerland has asked an international court to order Nigeria to release a Swiss-flagged oil tanker, its cargo and crew, that have been detained off Port Harcourt for the past 16 months....
13:42, 2019-06-03

Rare Stone Steles With Unknown Figures Found At Neolithic Site in Switzerland A remarkable series of standing stones have been found near one of the most important Neolithic sites in Switzerland, and indeed in the entire Alpine region of Europe. ...
23:42, 2019-08-01

Portugal 3-1 Switzerland: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick seals Nations League Final spot Cristiano Ronaldo sent a reminder of his sporting brilliance just as his country was turning its focus elsewhere, firing a spectacular hat-trick to send Portugal to the first ever Nations League final....
00:14, 2019-06-06

Portugal vs Switzerland live stream: how to watch today's Nations League semi-final from anywhere So this is completely new territory. The first ever edition of the UEFA Nations League makes its big finale this week, with the two semi-finals and final packed into just a few days. The first tie sees the hosts taking on the unlikely participants - ...
18:56, 2019-06-05

Bank of America names Pauli equity capital markets head in Germany, Austria, Switzerland Bank of America has named Thorsten Pauli as its new head of equity capital markets in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, the lender said in a statement on Friday....
15:56, 2019-07-12

Portugal 3-1 Switzerland: 'Genius' Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick seals Nations League final place Manager Fernando Santos calls hat-trick hero Cristiano Ronaldo "a genius" as Portugal reach the Nations League final with victory over Switzerland in Porto....
12:42, 2019-06-06

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Switzerland leads on innovation, UNICEF ‘lifelines’ for Yemen, Ebola latest, Liberia peacekeepers Our main stories today: the latest Global Innovation Index ranks Switzerland the world’s most innovative country, the head of the UN Mission in DRC warns of a ‘deadly environment’ for health workers, UNICEF delivers cash for 9 million vulnerable Yeme...
00:42, 2019-07-25

Uefa Nations League Finals LIVE: Switzerland vs England and Portugal vs Netherlands build-up and team news England will look to end their Uefa Nations League campaign on a positive note when they take on Swizerland in their third place play-off this afternoon....
13:14, 2019-06-09

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Harrowing terrorist survivors’ stories, children first in Mediterranean rescues, Yemen and Switzerland updates, new SDG Advocates speak out Our main stories today: Boko Haram terrorist survivors tell their stories; UNICEF speaks out for children adrift on the Mediterranean; UN health agency pushes to stem dengue fever in Yemen; Switzerland declines sponsorship deal with tobacco firm; new...
06:42, 2019-08-16

This week’s dead Google product is Google Trips, may it rest in peace Google Trips! Get a good look at it while it is still around. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] Google's wild ride of service shutdowns never stops. Ne...
20:14, 2019-06-06

'He will not go to sleep': White House staffers reportedly dread foreign trips with Trump aboard Air Force One, where he holds meetings at odd hours and constantly watches Fox News Kevin Lamarque/Reuters White House officials dread flying with President Donald Trump on long foreign trips, according to CNN. Five current and former officials who have traveled aboard Air Force One described a restless president who spends a lot ...
04:00, 2019-05-26

Belize offers free trips to residents of Nevada town who want to escape 'Storm Area 51' If you live near Area 51 but would like to skip town during September's UFO fan invasion, the Belize Tourism Board can help you out with a free trip.       ...
23:42, 2019-08-06

CBOE Hosts 4th Annual CBOE RMC Europe in Geneva, Switzerland -- September 28-30, 2015 CHICAGO, IL – May 5, 2015 – The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) will host the 4th Annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) Europe, from September 28 through September 30, 2015, at the InterContinental Hotel i...
11:14, 2019-05-03

Is the New Mac Pro Worth the Apple Tax? The Mac Pro is a statement. With a vented case that calls to mind a kitchen tool, it’s a homage to and advancement of the Power Mac G5 that fans affectionately likened to a cheese grater. Sporting a current generation Xeon processor, it’s an Apple de...
20:00, 2019-06-04

What Car Repairs Are Worth It? Last fall, I was driving in upstate New York with my lady and I saw some smoke materialize from under the hood. There were no warning lights, but after I pulled over and lifted the hood more smoke appeared. I learned later that the air-conditioning u...
21:00, 2019-06-03

Bitcoin will soon be worth zero I wrote in my last column that bitcoin is really a bitcon. I’ve been telling you this since the price of this “investment” collapsed from around $20,000 to $4,000 last year. Mario Draghi, head of the European Central Bank, echoed a similar view last ...
18:28, 2019-05-21

4K vs 8K: Is it worth upgrading to Full UHD? We all know the feeling: you've saved up all your dollars and cents in order to buy that state-of-the-art new television you've had your eye on, and shortly after you've purchased said TV, a new wave of next-generation TVs is anno...
03:28, 2019-05-14

Is Apple Card Worth It? Apple’s new credit card, called Apple Card, was announced this spring and isn’t available to everyone just yet—rollout for the card started this week. While a select few (a random drawing of people who signed up for the waiting list) get started usin...
06:00, 2019-08-08

This is how much a dollar is worth in every state in the US The value of a dollar ranges by more than 30 cents across the US, depending on the state. In Mississippi, $1 is worth $1.16; in Hawaii, only 84 cents.        ...
13:28, 2019-05-25

Is Amazon Prime Worth It? If you’re not already an Amazon Prime member, the service’s price hikes from $79 to $99 and most recently to $119 might have you wondering if it’s even worth signing up....
23:42, 2019-06-26

A car's service history: what is it really worth? Dealers should provide ‘clear and accurate info’ We hit the showrooms to find out when ‘full service history’ is not all it seems and whether dealers play fair over it To discover how lightly a full service history is treated, I visited a used ca...
09:00, 2019-09-01

28 Art Shows Worth Traveling For Book your tickets to Paris, Belgrade, São Paulo, Lagos and London: Our critic’s Grand Tour this fall offers Leonardo, Brancusi, Kara Walker and Marina Abramovic, among the global highlights....
13:42, 2019-09-09

Want to win in the gig economy? Think big, diversify and know your worth Danny Brewer started as a mobile DJ and now runs four inter-related small businesses, making the gig economy work for him.        ...
15:56, 2019-05-15

Is Google’s Nest Hub worth your $129? Last October's release of the Nest Hub (neé Home Hub) wasn't Google's first foray into smart displays -- the company had already released the Home, Home Max and the Home Mini. They were all solid, if not outstanding, hits with r...
17:14, 2019-07-25

Man caught with $34K worth of cocaine under his wig He had hell toupee. A Colombian man had a very bad hair day when Spanish police at Barcelona’s international airport discovered a half-kilo (1.1 pounds) of cocaine under his wig, according to reports. The “considerably nervous” man, who arrived on a ...
22:14, 2019-07-16

GM Cruise Is Now Worth $19 Billion Because Why Not Cruise, GM’s autonomous vehicle arm, raised another $1.15 billion at a total valuation of $19 billion, according to several media reports including TechCrunch. The new investment adds T. Rowe Price to the list of the company’s investors, as well as i...
20:42, 2019-05-07

How Much is Your Face Worth? Google Says $5 How do you train a facial recognition AI reportedly sophisticated enough to rival Apple’s Face ID technology? Simple: You offer strangers $5 if they lend you their faces. Read more......
08:00, 2019-07-30

5G finally launches in the UK – but is it really worth it? We spent two weeks with a 5G phone to find out if it really lives up to the hypeThe future of mobile phones is finally here. You can go out and buy a 5G phone, and if you happen to be in one of the six cities across the UK in which EE’s 5G network is...
08:42, 2019-06-21

Three Movie Subscription Services, and When They’re Worth It MoviePass made waves when it launched, but it’s not the only movie subscription designed to lure you to the theater. Here are a few popular ones, who they’re for and whether you’ll save money with one....
16:28, 2019-04-28

Festivals worth traveling to this summer May kicks off a packed spring and summer schedule of music, dance, food and theater festivals. Many will likely be happening right in your city, but here are a handful that could be worth planning a trip around....
17:14, 2019-05-13

Is Jailbreaking and Modding Still Worth It in 2019? The modding and jailbreaking community is not as vibrant as it once was, as the tech giants lock down their code with increasing efficiency, and amateur tinkerers are left wondering if the benefits outweigh the time and effort when it comes to unlock...
20:56, 2019-08-01

Man busted for selling over $1M worth of kratom across US Who says crime doesn’t pay? For 36-year-old Matthew Dailey of Royal Oak, Michigan, crime most certainly did pay and for quite a while. That ended this week when he was forced to forfeit $1,000,000 of the proceeds he had collected from selling kratom ...
19:00, 2019-05-10

The NHL Awards Were Worth It Just For One Burn On The Lightning I’ve historically not been a fan of the NHL Awards being held after the season, rather than before the playoffs. I don’t care, by this point, who won what—the debates have long since cooled, and the regular season feels like something from the distan...
19:00, 2019-06-20

This $600 Sleep Robot Is Only Worth it if You're Tired and Alone If you’ve suffered the throes of chronic insomnia, you’ll do almost anything to fall asleep. Pills, guided meditation apps, vigorous exercise, melatonin, screen dimmers, aromatherapy diffusers, sleep tracking via fitness tracker, smart beds, bedtime ...
18:56, 2019-05-22

Video game streaming: is it worth it? Microsoft, Google and several others are vying to be the ‘Netflix of video games’, but what advantages are on offer for players?Streaming video games is an idea with such obvious advantages that like virtual reality, motion controls and 3D screens, i...
16:42, 2019-07-26

What Is a Reward Point Worth? It Depends Some 2.75 trillion points and miles are earned each year, with many more options on where to spend them. Airline tickets and hotel rooms may be the best choices....
00:14, 2019-05-21

Raisin d'être: Is it worth it to dry your own grapes? Raisins once enjoy a favored place in society, as evidenced by the fact they were distributed as prizes in ancient sporting events. But they occupy a weird place in our present food landscape. Are they a snack or an ingredient? Delicious treat or lun...
22:28, 2019-08-08

Would You Tell Your Kids That College Is Worth the Money? For many, attending college after high school is a natural next step, one that isn’t questioned for its long-term value. Going to college has been a cultural norm for decades, the widely accepted method for kicking off a white-collar career....
20:28, 2019-08-07

The net worth it takes at every age to be richer than most people you know Adam Davy/PA Images via Getty Images The typical American household has a net worth of about $97,300. The richest 20% of the US population has a median household net worth of nearly $500,000. When broken down by age, it can be helpful to see how you...
20:14, 2019-08-19

New Law Would Require Big Tech to Tell You How Much Your Data is Worth Two American lawmakers introduced a bill on Monday that would force tech giants like Google, Amazon, and Facebook to tell users how much their data is worth. In an age where data is exploited as one of the world’s most valuable resources, the law wou...
23:28, 2019-06-24

Is it worth it to fly an ultra-low-cost airline? It's a seven-hour flight across the Atlantic at a bargain price: Low-cost airline Norwegian will jet you from New York to Madrid for $154 one way, taxes included. And the fare isn't a travel anomaly -- the likes of American Airlines and Lufthansa are...
19:14, 2019-04-30

Ezekiel Elliott Knows What He's Worth To The Cowboys Early in the Ezekiel Elliott contract negotiations, Stephen Jones swore that whatever the team agreed to with its 24-year-old star running back, it wouldn’t be a record. “We’re damn sure not going to be a market-setter,” Jones said, before explaining...
19:42, 2019-09-04

13 Blowout Products That Are Worth Every Penny We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
12:28, 2019-05-28

Hey Belichick, are you sure Antonio Brown is worth it? The New England Patriots have welcomed and embraced bad boys and outlaws and malcontents and even miscreants over the years with unparalleled success, because the locker-room culture there demands that everyone, no matter where he has been or what he...
06:29, 2019-09-12

New Scrabble Words Get the ‘OK’ (Now Worth 6 Points) The pet name “bae,” the gender-neutral pronoun “ze” and the verbal thumbs up “ok” are among the words newly approved for international Scrabble play....
00:28, 2019-05-03

Household Net Worth Rises 4.5% In First Quarter American households more than made back their losses from last year’s stock market turbulence in the first quarter of 2019, according to a Federal Reserve report....
20:56, 2019-06-06

Police chases: are they worth it? – podcast The public expect police to pursue bad guys, but a shocking tally of recent deaths has exposed the risks involved. Tom Lamont discusses how the death of Matthew Seddon could change how we think about police chases. And: Sirin Kale on sexist dress cod...
06:28, 2019-07-15

What is carbon engine cleaning and is it worth it? News 29 Aug, 2019 Carbon cleaning can remove sooty carbon deposits from your engine but will it make enough of a difference to justify the price?...
13:00, 2019-08-29

This Queens hit-and-run offender is not worth chasing Dear John: While driving on the Belt Parkway in Queens, my rear left fender was struck by a woman who never stopped. My wife, a passenger, called 911 and reported the accident. We gave them the make, model and the license plate number of the car that...
14:00, 2019-09-08

Is it worth buying a 5G mobile phone yet? I love the idea of higher connection speeds – but should I wait until there’s more choice?Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’...
09:56, 2019-06-01

Is it worth hiking? Exercise review The hit of fresh air in your nostrils? The beauty of the countryside? Hiking is amazingWhat is it? Just a nice long walk.How much does it cost? Probably an initial outlay of about £50 for some decent gear, and then free for ever. Continue reading......
17:28, 2019-05-01

Binance hacked for over $40M worth of Bitcoin Binance suffered what it’s calling a “large scale security breach” yesterday evening. The hackers were able to transfer 7,000 Bitcoin (over $40 million at the time of writing) in one transaction from the company’s hot wallet. In an announcement last ...
13:42, 2019-05-08

$5M worth of gold seized by police About £4 million ($5 million) worth of gold was seized at London's Heathrow Airport by Border Force officers as part of an international investigation into a suspected South American drugs cartel....
18:14, 2019-07-21

If you're up for it, it's completely worth rewatching all 15 seasons of 'ER' Watching TV heartthrob George Clooney rescue a boy from drowning in a storm drain in Season 2 of "ER" made me realize two things when I was 8 years old:...
20:42, 2019-05-24

The romantic comedy Plus One is worth the RSVP The recent Netflix romantic comedy boom has emboldened both filmmakers and fans to embrace oft-disparaged elements of this oft-disrespected genre: the formulas, the heightened reality, the supposed frivolousness. While it’s neat to see a genre reclai...
22:42, 2019-06-10

The state of Nvidia Turing: is RTX worth it? Nvidia Turing has been around for nearly a year now, revealed back at Gamescom 2018. However, once Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang unveiled the pricing for the RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti at $799 (£749, AU$1,199) and $1,199 (£1,099, AU$1,899), respect...
17:14, 2019-07-23

Is this crazy-popular comforter actually worth it? We tested the Buffy Cloud comforter to see if it's as puffy—and worthwhile—as Instagram ads make it seem       ...
11:42, 2019-09-07

CBP seizes 52,000 gun parts at LA port worth $378,000 U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it has seized more than 52,000 firearms parts from China, worth more than $378,000, at a port in Southern California....
21:00, 2019-08-23

27 weird products you can buy on Amazon (that are actually worth it) What's more fun than finding something really weird that's perfect to solve that one annoying problem? These 27 products do just that.       ...
19:56, 2019-06-30

Man buys painting for $300 that could be worth millions Philip Stapleton was perusing a thrift sale in the UK when he came across a painting he liked so much, he spent nearly $300 on it, even though he assumed it was fake. But after doing some research and talking to experts, the 52-year-old antique colle...
10:00, 2019-06-08

Buy Committee: Are Philips Hue Lights Worth It? The smart home is a big, big investment, and one of its biggest stars is the Philips Hue. One of our readers, Ibzan, wonders if the Hue system (and in particular, the Hue LightStrip) is worth the steep price....
01:14, 2019-05-25

Uber does not look like a business worth $90bn. Nothing like As drivers protest and the IPO roadshow rolls on, investors need to ask some tough questionsGood luck to those Uber workers protesting about wages and working conditions. They picked their moment to coincide with this week’s IPO [Initial Public Offer...
19:56, 2019-05-08

Pay what you want for $300-worth of career-boosting courses For a limited time, you can get your hands on a treasure trove of training aimed at making the absolute best version of you on the job with The Ultimate Career Improvement Bundle. You can even choose how much you want to pay to get all this education...
18:14, 2019-06-10

New survey suggests MBAs might not be worth the cost Only 55 percent of students poised to earn MBAs from the nation’s top 25 business schools said they had received job offers with salaries of $100,000 or more — down from 81 percent last year....
06:42, 2019-06-11

Cocaine worth $2m washes up on New Zealand beach Police and locals search sand at Bethells Beach west of Auckland after 19 packages marked with unusual symbols are foundCocaine with a street value of around $2m (NZ$3m) has washed up in packages on a wild New Zealand beach, sparking a major search f...
10:28, 2019-08-08

Uber Copter Is Here For People Worth $400 an Hour Uber is a modest company with modest goals. It simply wants to change how people get around and also get New Yorkers from Manhattan to John F. Kennedy Airport in less than half an hour. I’m still not entirely sure how it plans to accomplish the forme...
23:14, 2019-06-06

Julian Jackson: ‘Nothing in life is worth anything if you don’t take a chance’ Jack Hirsch speaks to Hall of Fame 2019 inductee Julian Jackson about his decorated career and that punch against Herol Graham The post Julian Jackson: ‘Nothing in life is worth anything if you don’t take a chance’ appeared first on...
13:14, 2019-08-06

The Knicks Didn't Think Kevin Durant Was Worth The Max As if the universe required more proof of the sorry state of the organization’s existence, the New York Knicks have struck out on major free agency targets in a spectacular way. After claiming he knew of big-name free agents that wanted to play for t...
05:14, 2019-07-01

For 5G, AT&T and T-Mobile buy $1.8 billion worth of 24GHz spectrum across US Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | SOPA Images) AT&T and T-Mobile committed to spend nearly $1.8 billion, combined, on high-frequency spectrum for their 5G networks in a Federal Communications Commission auction that sold airwave licenses covering the...
05:42, 2019-06-06

$2M worth of cocaine washes up on New Zealand beach A day at the beach became a lot more exciting when nearly $2 million worth of cocaine washed up on a New Zealand beach on Wednesday. The drugs were discovered in blue packages scattered along the shore of Bethells Beach on the country’s west coast, a...
08:28, 2019-08-08

U.S. proposes $4B worth of new tariffs in EU-Airbus feud The Trump administration is considering new tariffs on products from the European Union worth $4 billion, as part of an ongoing feud with the alliance over aircraft subsidies....
19:14, 2019-07-02

US threatens EU with $4 billion worth of additional tariffs Just days after reaching a truce over trade with China, the US government on Monday increased pressure on Europe in a long-running dispute over aircraft subsidies....
07:00, 2019-07-02

Jony Ive was worth billions to Apple according to one measurement The departure of Apple design chief Sir Jony Ive, announced by the company yesterday, probably won't result in any immediate design changes to Apple's current product lineup. Certainly the men replacing him on Apple's depth charts (Evans Hankey, vice...
03:42, 2019-06-29

Skyrim Mod Makes The Oceans Worth Visiting The first thing I thought when I saw this mod was “oh yeah, right, Skyrim has oceans!” The second was “and now I might actually go swimming in them”....
08:00, 2019-07-01

We tried the egg cooker with a cult-following on Amazon—is it worth it? We tested the Dash rapid egg cooker to see if it could produce hard-boiled, soft-boiled and poached eggs along with omelettes for breakfast.       ...
23:42, 2019-07-30

Promoted | Why windscreen wipers are worth a second glance The windscreen wiper is an often-overlooked part of your car, but advances in blade technology could keep you safer and save you money Windscreen wipers. One of those car components that we all know is important, but often treat as an afterthought. U...
16:14, 2019-06-04

Best TV 2019: here are the big-screen TVs worth buying this year Best TV 2019: These are the must-see, must-own TV sets of 2019.Shopping for a new TV can be tough, especially if it's been a few years since you last bought a big screen. TVs can have complicated names, complicated feature sets and price tags th...
21:42, 2019-06-18

These valuable pennies are worth up to $200,000—and they might be in your pocket Do you keep your old pennies? A 1943 bronze Lincoln cent attracted nearly 30 bids and sold for $204,000 in January, according to Heritage Auctions.       ...
17:00, 2019-07-19

The world's most lucrative match is worth at least $215 million It may not be the most famous nor the most prestigious, but the English Championship play-off final is the world's most lucrative soccer match to win....
14:56, 2019-05-27

The new Terminator board game is actually worth your time Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Even Terminator has a board game now. In the “golden age” of tabletop gaming, companies and licensing have...
20:42, 2019-07-20

Wolfenstein: Youngblood's Microtransactions Aren't Even Worth Getting Mad At Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a video game with microtransactions, which is another way of saying that there are some who will object to its existence out of principle. Some people became so angry about microtransactions in the new game that they harass...
02:00, 2019-07-30

Mets’ other trade candidate proves his worth in another win If Sunday was Jason Vargas’ Mets finale it can be said he departed Citi Field in much better standing than shortly after he arrived last season. The veteran left-hander, a trade candidate, has clearly emerged as a dependable back-of-the-rotation piec...
05:14, 2019-07-29

Here's how much a US dollar is worth in every state. In Mississippi, $1 goes further The value of a dollar ranges by more than 30 cents across the US, depending on the state. In Mississippi, $1 is worth $1.16; in Hawaii, only 84 cents.        ...
13:28, 2019-05-25

PCSD: Paintings worth $50K stolen from home TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department seek information about a theft of $50,000 of paintings that occurred July 10. According to PCSD, a house located in the 6900 block of North Chula Vista Reserve Place was broken into that day. Deputies said th...
01:56, 2019-07-25

5 Reasons It's Still Worth Paying for a Dropbox Subscription The cloud storage scene has changed a lot since Dropbox launched in 2007, propelled by the falling cost of storage, the rising speed of internet connections, and the proliferation of powerful mobile devices. There is no shortage of options for your s...
17:42, 2019-07-22

Microsoft, AT&T ink cloud deal worth more than $2 billion Microsoft Corp and AT&T Inc on Wednesday said they reached a deal under which the telecommunications firm will tap Microsoft's Azure cloud service for its computing needs and provide Office 365 software to much of its 268,000-strong workforce....
15:56, 2019-07-17

There’s $70,000 worth of Bitcoin hidden inside this image Satoshi’s Treasure, the alternate reality scavenger hunt for $1 million worth of Bitcoin, has just released its 14th clue. Best part is: it’s loaded with $70,000 in Bitcoin. “[Three] keys and additional $70,000 will be rewarded to hunters who solve t...
13:28, 2019-06-25

What's Actually Worth Buying at the Duty-Free Shop As if your vacation needed more opportunities to spend money, you find yourself considering the duty-free shop at the airport. Sure, you can walk past some of them, keeping your money deep in your pockets as you seek an appetizing pre-flight snack. B...
01:42, 2019-07-18

6 Family Friendly Resorts Worth the Splurge We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
20:00, 2019-06-20

At $39,999, Is This 1979 Ferrari 308 GTS Worth Selling a Kidney? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Ferrari offers drop dead good looks. It also offers a price that’s seemingly well below market for these cars. Could that mean it has an undisclosed flaw that would prove fatal at a higher price? Or, is it just the de...
14:28, 2019-06-04

The NL Central is MLB’s only divisional race worth watching Since 1996, the first full season with at least one wild-card berth, 89 of the 138 eventual division champions (64 percent) held at least a share of that division lead at the all-star break....
18:14, 2019-07-10

Little League park robbed of nearly $5,000 worth of equipment While Little Leaguers in Kentucky were trying to enjoy their Fourth of July weekend, someone broke into their park and stole equipment.       ...
21:28, 2019-07-10

Why Veronica Mars Is Still Worth Watching, 15 Years Later Veronica Mars has been on a hell of a ride. The beloved, short-lived TV series debuted in 2004, telling sun-drenched teen noir stories about a high school girl who solved mysteries in her spare time. Starring Kristen Bell as the eponymous troubled am...
01:00, 2019-07-12

Average millennial has net worth of $8,000, study shows They are doing far worse than generations before them, with student loans, rising rents and higher health care costs pushing the average net worth below the number....
03:42, 2019-06-01

Alphabet is worth 50% more if broken up, but not Facebook, analyst says Given growth deceleration in FAANG stocks and heightened regulatory scrutiny on big technology companies, Alphabet is better positioned than Facebook, Needham said Monday....
21:56, 2019-06-17

The Prime Day Deals Worth Buying [Updating] Amazon Prime Day is officially here! We’re updating this page to help navigate you through the avalanche of deals throughout the next day and a half, so check back often for all the best Prime Day deals. Or, for a quicker deals fix, check out our dea...
15:42, 2019-07-15

Classic Drive-In Restaurants Well Worth the Trip The Red Rooster in Brewster, N.Y., an all-American roadside burger joint, opened in the early 1960s and has, happily, evolved little since. Plus: 4 other delicious drive-ins around the country....
21:28, 2019-05-29

Joe Douglas was worth the drubbing Christopher Johnson took Christopher Johnson did not have any visible bruises or welts when he introduced Joe Douglas as the new Jets general manager on Tuesday. It would not have been surprising if he did. After all, he has taken a beating over the last month. Johnson’s dec...
01:00, 2019-06-13

Medical tourism: Are the savings worth the risks? You don't want to cut corners on some medical procedures. Here are some tips on figuring out when to go and when to stay closer to home.        ...
14:50, 2019-04-28

Disney heir on CEO's $66m pay: 'No one on the freaking planet is worth that' Abigail Disney condemns family firm for spouting ‘neoliberal claptrap’ and derides Amazon’s Jeff Bezos: ‘It is possible to say no to money’Abigail Disney has one of the world’s most recognizable names. But this week she became a thorn in her famous f...
21:28, 2019-05-01

Top coasters that make the rush worth the fright Is it the speed, the angle, the height or the view? These roller coaster drops around the world have a high fear factor but are definitely worth the fright....
17:56, 2019-08-16

Man Finds Jewellery Worth Rs 25 Lakh While Digging. Why He Can't Keep It A man digging the foundations for his home here on Thursday stumbled upon a treasure trove of jewellery worth Rs 25 lakh, but the police say he can't keep it....
23:42, 2019-09-06

Woot Wants You To Get Outside With a Week's Worth of Great Deals You might still think of Woot as the one day, one deal site, but they’re trying something different this week with a ton of excellent deals to help you enjoy your time outdoors....
17:14, 2019-04-29

Feds seize $3.8M worth of drugs at border TUCSON – Federal authorities say they seized nearly 268 pounds of narcotics in three recent seizures at the U.S.-Mexico border. Last Thursday morning, Customs and Border Protection officers say they seized 78 pounds of meth plus 18 pounds of heroin a...
14:28, 2019-05-02

Chinese vase bought for $1 could be worth $100G A vase that was purchased for 1 British pound ($1.21) could be worth nearly $100,000 (80,000 British pounds) after it was revealed that the vase was made for the 18th-century Qianlong Emperor....
23:56, 2019-09-03

Valve Index reveal: The best of VR’s first generation—but is it worth $999? Enlarge / Say hello to the Valve Index, developed and manufactured by game studio Valve. (credit: Sam Machkovech) BELLEVUE, Washington—The Valve Index, a new virtual reality system from the creators of beloved video game series like Half-Life and P...
16:14, 2019-05-02

The Best TV 2019: 10 big-screen TVs worth buying this year You don't have to wait until Black Friday or Cyber Monday to find great deals on the best TVs of 2019 - every week, companies like LG, Samsung and Sony partner with retailers to offer big discounts on some of the their best screens.Shopping for ...
21:14, 2019-09-06

Security tokens aren’t yet worth the hype Security tokens could be a boon to the average retail investor by fractionalizing assets and providing high liquidity. But the market is still immature.Read More...
04:14, 2019-08-19

Fireside chat: is Days Gone worth buying? Hype for the PS5 is arguably at an all time high, so when better for Sony to release brand new exclusive to keep us chomping at the bit for more? Enter Days Gone: the developer’s answer to The Last of Us-shaped survival horror hole in our hear...
12:28, 2019-05-03

Vase bought for $1 at thrift shop could be worth $100,000 When a bargain hunter in England listed a small vase purchased at a local thrift shop on eBay, they couldn’t possibly have expected their $1.23 investment to turn into almost $100,000....
18:28, 2019-09-05

Stephen Curry’s net worth is a slam dunk Basketball superstar Stephen Curry has a bank account even more impressive than his three-point shots. Thanks to lucrative endorsement deals and a whopping five-year contract with the Golden State Warriors, Steph scores big as one of the highest-earn...
22:56, 2019-05-08

Will Apple TV+ be worth it? Here are three full trailers to help you decide With Apple getting ready for its fall event next week, you can bet its new streaming service Apple TV+ will get its fair share of attention. Should you care? We have three series trailers that may help you make up your mind....
04:14, 2019-09-04

The Dog Ate My Money: Pet Pooch Chews Up Cash Worth Rs 15,000 Here's a dog with expensive tastes, literally. Ozzie, a Labradoodle from North Wales, UK, has gone viral online for chewing up an envelope full of cash - and then costing his humans even more money in......
15:28, 2019-05-03

Uber and Eight Other Once-Small Startups Are Now Worth a Combined $250 Billion Despite the tough economy, startups such as Uber, Pinterest and Airbnb benefited from scrappy entrepreneurs as well as the rise of the smartphone and cloud computing....
01:00, 2019-05-10

Apollo 11: 'Most important manual' from Moon landing could be worth $9M British auction house is auctioning off several Apollo 11-related items, including the flight plan used on board and the Apollo 11 Lunar Module Timeline Book, a manual deemed to be the "most important manual used" to put "a man on the Moon." ...
19:56, 2019-07-02

750 kg of gold and other metals ⁠— worth US$40M ⁠— stolen from Brazil airport A police report said the thieves left with about 750 kg (1,650 lbs) of gold and other precious metals, along with two airport workers taken as hostages, and remained at large....
03:00, 2019-07-26

Gazprom gets bids worth $3.15 billion for sale of own shares Gazprom , the world's biggest conventional gas producer, said on Thursday it had received bids worth 198.89 billion roubles ($3.15 billion) for 3% of its own shares that it is selling into the market....
22:00, 2019-07-25

7 Past Décor Fads Worth Bringing Back Sunken living rooms? Tuscan-style kitchens? We asked 200 interior designers which trends they’d like to resurrect from the depths of the past—and which are better left forgotten....
03:56, 2019-05-04

Is a tarnished UFC worth the risk to ESPN and Disney Studios? Mixed martial arts’ biggest money-spinner can deliver a young, internet-savvy audience. But UFC has been hit by a number of unseemly controversiesOn Saturday the UFC will return Rio de Janeiro for UFC 237. The event, which features a handful of forme...
13:42, 2019-05-10

Is it worth trying sous-vide at home? | Kitchen Aide If you don’t run a catering outfit from your home kitchen, probably not...Do you have a culinary dilemma? Email feast@theguardian.comWhat is the point of sous-vide? And can you replicate it at home without having to buy a lot of expensive kit?Christi...
13:56, 2019-05-03

‘This One Was Worth It’: Yankees Set Record With Jasson Dominguez Signing The Yankees spent more than $5 million on Dominguez, a 16-year-old prospect from the Dominican Republic. It’s the most they’ve ever spent on an amateur signing....
03:42, 2019-07-03

Amazon: Here's $5,000 Worth of Crap to Turn Your New Home Into a Hellscape You know what none of us needs more of in our homes? Amazon products. And yet that’s exactly what’s promised to prospective homebuyers should they decide to purchase through its new TurnKey service. The company will reportedly gift thousands of dolla...
00:14, 2019-07-25

Sex offenders reportedly got $60K worth of ED drugs due to Medicaid snafu Nearly 50 registered sex offenders received more than $60,000 worth of Viagra and other erectile dysfunction drugs, thanks to a lack of oversight in the state’s Medicaid program, according to a scathing new state audit released Wednesday. Feder...
20:28, 2019-06-05

My fiancé and I are spending $30,000 on our Las Vegas elopement. Here's why it's worth every penny. A couple that always dreamed of having a highly personal, non-traditional wedding is eloping in Las Vegas, but still spending $30,000. The bride explains how she still gets to put the money towards exactly what she wants, such as Gianvito Rossi thigh...
06:00, 2019-07-26

Thieves who stole more than $200,000 worth of iPhones are in for a rude awakening Over the years, we’ve seen thieves employ incredible ingenuity when it comes to making off with Apple products. Just last year, for example, a group of thieves in Georgia drilled a hole into a Best Buy ceiling and proceeded to rappel down &mdas...
03:28, 2019-09-04

These five telco stocks may be worth investing in, says Morgan Stanley Revenues at telecommunications companies are set to revive again after years of decline, predicted Morgan Stanley in a Thursday report — that could spell good news for telco stocks....
04:56, 2019-07-01

Heroin worth $148m found in dressing gowns UK authorities seized almost 1.3 tons of heroin with a street value of £120 million ($148 million) from a container ship, in the nation's largest ever bust involving the drug....
23:42, 2019-09-04

The U.S. Army Once Kept $1 Billion Worth of LSD in a Maryland Office for Some Reason James Ketchum, an Army psychiatrist who conducted controversial drug experiments on members of the U.S. military, died last month, on May 27, at the age of 87. And while Ketchum’s legacy is filled with plenty of weird and horrifying tales, there’s on...
20:42, 2019-06-07

A man spent $300 on a painting at a thrift sale. It could be worth millions Philip Stapleton was perusing a thrift sale in the U.K. when he came across a painting he liked so much, he spent nearly $300 on it, even though he assumed it was fake. But after doing some research and talking to experts, the 52-year-old antique col...
18:00, 2019-06-07

10 players worth watching at the Women's World Cup Americans Carli Lloyd and Alyssa Naeher and Canada's Christine Sinclair among the players to watch at the FIFA Women's World Cup.        ...
23:42, 2019-06-06

6 Reasons It Might Be Worth Buying an iPod Touch in 2019 Hey—there’s a new iPod Touch in town, and it’s in line to get the latest iOS 13 upgrade later this year (dark mode and all). But why on earth would you want a hobbled iPhone? Apple wants to sell it to you because it’s committed to services like the A...
16:28, 2019-06-07

7 Recent Netflix Comedy Specials That Are Worth Your Time For many comedians, a Netflix special has supplanted the traditional late-night talk show set as the big ticket to success. Here’s our pick of their best recent efforts....
01:42, 2019-05-22

Status Audio's Bluetooth Lineup Was Worth the Wait Status Audio has been best known for its cult favorite CB-1 wired over-ears, even as Bluetooth headphones have taken over the world. But while the company might not have been first to the wireless market, their first three entries are all excellent....
04:28, 2019-07-02

Google Just Added Goldman Sachs's Worth of Market Cap In a matter of hours, Google parent Alphabet added roughly $82 billion in market value—an amount higher than the values of all but 68 other companies in the S&P 500....
22:28, 2019-07-26

CBP officers seize $4.2M worth of hard drugs in Nogales Courtesy: U.S. Customs and Border Protection NOGALES, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized $4.2 million worth of hard drugs last weekend at the Port of Nogales, CBP said Friday. Officials reportedly seized more than 314 pounds of methamp...
23:00, 2019-07-26

55,000 Brazilians scammed out of $200M+ worth of fake cryptocurrency A Brazilian cryptocurrency crime cartel has been shut down after conning over 55,000 investors for over $200 million. The cartel ran an unlicensed financial institution without authorization from Brazil’s Central Bank. The scammers claimed to offer c...
12:28, 2019-05-22

Heroin worth $148 million seized in UK's biggest ever bust UK authorities seized almost 1.3 tons of heroin with a street value of £120 million ($148 million) from a container ship, in the nation's largest ever bust involving the drug....
12:00, 2019-09-04

Thieves nab $400K worth of jewels from Hamptons home Two thieves snuck into a Southampton house and stole a safe with $400,000 worth of jewelry inside, Suffolk County Police said Wednesday. The burglars, wearing all black, struck at about 9:45 p.m. on Aug. 10, cops said. They got into the Halsey Neck L...
10:28, 2019-09-04

I put myself through hell as an IPCC convening lead author, but it was worth it Enlarge / A view of the building of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), hosting the 50th session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on August 8, 2019 in Geneva. (credit: FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images) In my day job...
17:14, 2019-08-18

36 of your favorite former Disney Channel stars, ranked by net worth Disney Channel has acted as a springboard for some of the most recognizable celebrities working in Hollywood today. Thanks to iconic shows like "Even Stevens," "Lizzie McGuire," and "Hannah Montana," we have stars like Shia LaBeouf, Hilary Duff, and ...
13:28, 2019-07-24

TCS, Wipro May Have To Sell Shares Worth Billions Of Dollars Companies must increase shares held by the public to a minimum 35% from 25% at present, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in her maiden budget...
15:14, 2019-07-05

Are subscriptions for razors, sponges and other home products worth it? A wave of direct-to-consumer companies want to eliminate the need for you to do anything more than peel yourself off the couch and walk to the mailbox....
14:42, 2019-08-29

Review: The $126,000 2019 BMW M850i convertible isn't worth the money When we first saw the BMW M850i, we weren't quite sure what it was. The big, V-8 two-door could have been a cushy luxury ride, a hardcore sports car or somewhere in between....
04:42, 2019-07-15

How Much Your Data Is Worth to Tech Companies? Lawmakers Want Answers New proposed legislation by U.S. senators Mark R. Warner and Josh Hawley seeks to protect privacy by forcing tech companies to disclose the “true value” of their data to users. Specifically, companies with more than 100 million users woul...
21:42, 2019-07-19

Two Afghans Among 5 Arrested In Delhi With Heroin Worth Rs 600 Crore Five persons, including two Afghan nationals, were arrested and heroin worth about Rs 600 crore in the international market was seized from them, police said Friday....
20:56, 2019-07-19

Cocaine worth £20m seized from yacht off Welsh coast Police arrest six after vessel intercepted near Fishguard and 250kg of drugs found insideCocaine with a street value of £20m has been seized and six people arrested after a sailing yacht was intercepted off the coast of Wales.National Crime Agency (N...
01:28, 2019-08-29

CBP: Woman arrested after attempting to smuggling $35K worth of meth TUCSON – More than 39 pounds of methamphetamine was seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection in connection to Thursday’s smuggling attempt at the Port of Nogales. According to CBP, a 36-year-old woman from Nogales, Ariz. was arrested ...
06:42, 2019-08-27

Court papers reveal how much Jeffrey Epstein actually is worth Convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is hardly a billionaire, according to the financial-disclosure form his lawyers filed in seeking bail for him. The single-page document had been kept under seal away from the public until the Manhattan federal j...
05:42, 2019-07-16

The British Open long shots worth playing LAS VEGAS — As work schedules go, Tiger Woods has it good. It has been a memorable year, just not a busy one, for Woods, who is taking a lot of time off from golf. Basically, he’s just showing up to play majors. But after a dramatic win at the Master...
18:14, 2019-07-16

Here’s how much Binance paid to move $1.26 billion worth of Bitcoin Cryptocurrency exchange Binance moved a gut-wrenching $1.26 billion worth of Bitcoin today – and it paid just $124.60 in network fees for the service. The epic transfer was signaled by Binance CEO Changpang Zhao earlier this morning in a tweet. We wi...
19:14, 2019-05-29

MacKenzie Bezos is worth $35B, and she plans to give half of it away MacKenzie Bezos, who recently divorced from Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, revealed she plans to give at least half her wealth to charity.        ...
16:56, 2019-05-28

More than $1 million worth of drugs washes up on Alabama beach Beachgoers looking for some fun in the sun found more than $1 million worth of marijuana and cocaine that washed up along the shore in Alabama, police said. A local enjoying a stroll along Orange Beach last Tuesday found a package containing 21 pound...
19:42, 2019-05-28

Tokyo governor says Olympics worth the cost, Paralympics key Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike on Thursday defended the cost of hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, saying the Paralympics in particular would build a legacy by creating better accessibility for Japan's rapidly aging society....
13:56, 2019-07-18

'Chutney' At The Metropolitan Hotel Has Indian Appetisers Worth Trying Out With equal attention to both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes, the food at 'Chutney' offers plenty for people of both dietary preferences. Read on to know about its delicious appetisers....
21:56, 2019-08-28

Disaster aid bill worth $19.1 billion blocked again in House The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday failed again to pass a $19.1 billion disaster aid bill supported by President Donald Trump after a Republican lawmaker objected to the measure....
03:14, 2019-05-29

'McMafia' laws used to freeze three London properties worth £80m Investigators are using so-called "McMafia" laws to force the owner of three London properties worth £80m to explain the source of their wealth....
06:00, 2019-05-29

The Fiver | Laughter is the best medicine and, failing that, barfing’s worth a go Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The day after Bury FC were kicked out of the football league does not seem like a good time to turn our attention to the woes of Paris Saint-Germain and Neymar but, then again, sometimes PSG and Neym...
19:00, 2019-08-28

Chris Herndon is the other second-year Jet worth watching this season The Jets finished up their second week of organized team activities (OTAs) this week and now will conduct their mandatory minicamp next week. Here are some thoughts and observations from this week’s OTA practice that was open to the media: 1. We are ...
20:28, 2019-05-31

Here's how much an acre of land is worth in each of contiguous 48 states in the US The total value of the 1.9 billion acres in the contiguous 48 states is nearly $23 trillion – or about $12,000 an acre on average.        ...
13:00, 2019-05-08

US To Raise Tariffs On $200 Billion Worth Of Chinese Imports The United States will raise tariffs from 10 percent to 25 percent on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports effective Friday, according to a notice posted to the Federal Register on Wednesday....
16:00, 2019-05-08

Yeti's new cooler is the lunch bag you never knew you needed — here's why it's worth $80 You might think that Yeti's new Daytrip cooler ($80) comes with a steep price tag for what is essentially a lunch bag, but there is something to be said for higher-priced items that last. I dragged, dropped, and tossed the Yeti Daytrip through mud, b...
13:28, 2019-07-24

Police say 2 stole $21K worth of Victoria’s Secret panties HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania have identified two suspects accused of stealing $21,000 worth of Victoria’s Secret underwear last month. Lower Allen Township police say an 18-year-old woman and a juvenile they aren’t naming...
21:14, 2019-05-03

He had 600 pounds of meth worth $140 million in his van. Then, he crashed into a police car Police in New South Wales, Australia, say the accident occurred at the Eastwood Police Station outside of Sydney Monday morning        ...
17:56, 2019-07-23

Man Reveals 27 Kg Pearl, Possibly World's Biggest. It Is Worth... A Canadian man has unveiled what is possibly the world's biggest natural pearl ever found. Abraham Reyes, 34, received the Giga Pearl as a family heirloom from his aunt a few years ago....
08:56, 2019-05-09

American Airlines top execs buy company shares worth $2.4 mln American Airlines Group Inc's top six executives on Tuesday bought 85,000 shares of the company's common stock on the open market for about $2.4 million, at a time when the share price has significantly underperformed the U.S. transport sector....
03:14, 2019-06-05

Deal: Save $100 and get freebies worth $200+ when you buy the Nokia 9 PureView HMD Global's most powerful smartphone, the Nokia 9 PureView is greatly positioned among recent flagships price-wise, but the device becomes even more appealing when it gets heavily discounted.In the last couple of weeks, the Nokia 9 PureView has been...
05:42, 2019-05-09

Verizon avoided a decade’s worth of taxes—a new law could make it pay up Enlarge / A Verizon logo at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. (credit: Getty Images | David Ramos) Verizon has avoided paying local taxes on telecom equipment in many New Jersey municipalities over the past d...
22:42, 2019-06-04

A T-Mobile salesman told me Galaxy Note 10 just isn't worth it Samsung's latest Notes have received positive reviews. A T-Mobile salesman, however, isn't impressed. Indeed, he suggests two other phones that might be better....
17:28, 2019-09-01

Best Buy robbers make off with $14,000 worth of phones in broad daylight "Oh, the places you'll go", said Dr Seuss, and he certainly meant the meandering ways your life is going to develop until you reach that point when you break into a Best Buy storage closet on a sunny afternoon to steal 17 phones worth $14,000.Accordi...
23:28, 2019-05-08

Bitcoin worth £900,000 seized from hacker to compensate victims Judge told Grant West he would face four more years in jail if he refused to complyA judge has ordered the confiscation of bitcoin worth more than £900,000 from a jailed hacker in the first case of its kind for the Metropolitan police.Grant West, 27 ...
18:14, 2019-08-23

Deandre Baker wants to prove he’s worth what Giants gave up Every player selected near the top of the NFL draft wants to prove he is worthy of getting taken so high. Deandre Baker has even more to live up to: The Giants gave up a bundle to get him. General manager Dave Gettleman parted with three draft picks ...
20:14, 2019-05-04

Missing Lewis Chessman found in drawer could be worth more than $1M An ivory chess piece purchased for less than $10 was recently identified as one of the missing Lewis Chessman, 900-year-old artifacts dating back to the Viking era, which could be worth over $1 million dollars....
03:28, 2019-06-04

Bolder bottle return scheme could be worth £2bn, say campaigners Restricted scheme would have far less benefit to UK economy, government data suggestsA comprehensive deposit return scheme (DRS) for plastic bottles, cans and glass could boost the economy by £2bn, government assessments show, as ministers weigh up w...
09:00, 2019-07-11

Auditor (CAG) Flags Irregularities Worth Rs. 24,805 Crore In UP Government The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has detected several lapses resulting in losses worth Rs. 24,805 crores in the UP Excise Department during the 2008-18 period....
12:56, 2019-07-21

Cocaine stash worth $1M found in banana shipments Authorities are investigating how cocaine worth more than $1 million ended up in banana shipments delivered to three stores in Washington state. Veuer's Susana Victoria Perez has more.        ...
01:56, 2019-08-25

The 9 best movies coming to Hulu in June that are worth your time Universal Yes, season 3 of "The Handmaid's Tale" starts on June 5, but there are also some great movies coming to Hulu this month. I mean, what deserves a whole weekend of binge-watching more than all the "Friday the 13th" movies? And then there's cl...
00:14, 2019-06-02

Microsoft, AT&T sign cloud deal worth more than $2 billion Microsoft Corp and AT&T Inc on Wednesday said they reached a deal under which the telecommunications company will tap Microsoft's Azure cloud service for its computing needs and use Microsoft 365, which includes Office productivity software, for much...
17:14, 2019-07-17

NYPD cop busted by mall cop for shoplifting $300 worth of clothing Sadokat Makhsudova, 24, was caught trying to steal four items of clothing from a JC Penney department store inside the Staten Island Mall in New Springville at about 4:30 p.m. Thursday, the sources said....
07:00, 2019-08-18

More than 16 tons of cocaine worth $1B seized at Philadelphia port PHILADELPHIA (WCAU) – Shipping containers full of illegal drugs have been found and seized by federal authorities at a Philadelphia port in what federal authorities describe as the largest seizure in the region’s history. A senior law enf...
06:14, 2019-06-19

3 Pak Nationals Detained With Gold Worth Over Rs 23 Lakh In Rajasthan Three Pakistani nationals were detained with gold worth over Rs 23 lakh from Munabao railway station near the India-Pakistan border in Rajasthan's Barmer district, Customs officials said today....
14:28, 2019-06-16

How much is your data worth? A new bill could force Big Tech to reveal its value The bipartisan bill is called DASHBOARD, and two senators across the aisle – Mark Warner and Josh Hawley – will introduce it Monday.       ...
18:00, 2019-06-24

Because She’s Worth It: Viola Davis Is the Newest Face of L'Oréal Among the demographics celebrated by the beauty industry, darker-skinned and older women have historically been ignored. While the marginalization of darker skin has been dramatically shifting in recent years (thanks to Fenty Beauty, among others), t...
00:42, 2019-09-14

What’s your data worth to Big Tech? Bill would compel answer WASHINGTON (AP) — As Congress bears down on big tech companies, two senators want to force giants like Google, Facebook and Amazon to tell users what data they’re collecting from them and how much it’s worth. The legislation was floated M...
20:42, 2019-06-24

American Beauty at 20: is the Oscar-winning hit worth a closer look? In the years since its release, critics have turned against 1999’s Oscar-winning suburban satire but it remains a telling snapshot of the timeI was 16 when I first saw American Beauty; it was the ideal age for it, though I didn’t know it then. In my ...
19:56, 2019-09-13

New head of UK's BT telecoms gives each worker 500 pounds worth of shares The new chief executive of Britain's BT Group said he would award each employee 500 pounds ($641) worth of shares, at a total cost of 50 million pounds, to create a more engaged workforce and improve customer service levels at the telecoms giant....
16:00, 2019-05-16

English man spends over $36G fighting speeding ticket worth $120 An English man spent almost three years and used nearly $37,000 of his son's inheritance fighting a traffic ticket — a fine that initially would've cost him around $120....
16:28, 2019-09-11

PG&E bondholders propose bankruptcy exit plan worth up to $30 bln A committee of bondholders of PG&E Corp's utility unit on Tuesday proposed a bankruptcy reorganization plan that would inject up to $30 billion to help the California power provider emerge from Chapter 11 and pay off its liability from wildfires....
21:14, 2019-06-25

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin should be worth $100,000 right now, according to John McAfee’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Nightingale used to say: Peel off...
15:00, 2019-09-15

CBP seizes $90K worth of drugs at Nogales port of entry TUCSON – Federal authorities have seized more than 90 pounds of cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin, and fentanyl at the Port of Nogales over the past several days. Last Friday, Customs and Border Protection officers at the Mariposa Pedestrian Cro...
06:00, 2019-06-13

Source: Goff extension with Rams worth $134M Quarterback Jared Goff will stay with the Rams through the 2024 season after agreeing to a four-year extension, with a source telling ESPN the deal is worth $134 million and includes an NFL-record $110 million guaranteed....
09:14, 2019-09-04

If I’m not trash, what am I? What Forky from ‘Toy Story 4’ has to teach about identity and self-worth The Emmy-winning actor Tony Hale says that he was "overwhelmed" by his Pixar experience -- much like his new character in the latest "Toy Story" release....
01:42, 2019-06-22

Around $2M worth of cocaine washes up on New Zealand beach: report Approximately $2 million worth of cocaine washed up on a New Zealand beach on Wednesday, leading authorities to search the area for more of the contraband....
09:42, 2019-08-09

China Says It Will Impose Tariffs On $60 Billion Worth Of US Goods China said Monday it will impose tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods from June 1, in apparent retaliation after Washington announced plans to tax almost all Chinese imports....
23:00, 2019-05-13

U.S. seizes $1 billion worth of cocaine from ship in Philadelphia Federal authorities seized 16.5 tons of cocaine worth more than $1 billion from a ship in Philadelphia in one of the largest drug seizures in U.S. history, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday....
05:28, 2019-06-19

More than $1bn worth of cocaine seized from ship at Philadelphia port US authorities say it was one of the largest drug busts in American history, the latest in a series of seizures along the east coastUS authorities on Tuesday seized more than $1bn worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of...
02:00, 2019-06-19

Brooklyn mall bandit makes off with $95K worth of jewelry A brazen jewel thief stole 18 rings worth about $95,000 from a busy Brooklyn mall while surrounded by shoppers, police said Monday. The bare-bones heist happened at Gallery Jewelry in Kings Plaza mall just after 5 p.m. on Sunday, cops said. Security ...
00:14, 2019-09-17

Family finds gold nugget worth $24,000 while walking their dog An Australian family experienced a stroke of good fortune when they found a gold nugget — valued at tens of thousands of dollars — while they were walking their dog....
21:28, 2019-05-14

Anthem’s Cataclysm Update Wasn’t Worth The Wait A massive storm rages overhead. Spend too much time in it and you’ll die. Enemies stalk a handful of ancient ruins scattered around a rocky beach. Take too long trying to kill them and the mission comes to an end, booting you back to the overworld ma...
18:00, 2019-08-08

Nearly $2 million worth of cocaine washed up on a beach in New Zealand Police said that 19 packages containing cocaine washed up on the shore of Bethells Beach in West Auckland, New Zealand.        ...
23:14, 2019-08-08

Economists question whether a payroll tax cut would be worth ballooning the deficit Trump administration officials are reportedly considering a payroll tax cut. But economists say the modest benefit may not be worth a bigger deficit       ...
08:28, 2019-08-21

Half of young Americans don’t think college is worth it A large chunk of young adults may choose to skip college, while others don’t think it’s worth it to attend. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.        ...
16:00, 2019-08-07

iPhone 11: Are Apple's latest iPhones worth the money? Apple unveiled the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. The focus is on camera improvements and battery life. Is it time to buy?       ...
22:00, 2019-09-16

Are specialty travel clothes worth the extra cost? Travel clothes are specialty attire – belts, dresses, hats, pants and vests – that can cost 30% to 50% more than comparable department store clothes.        ...
16:00, 2019-05-17

18 things with a cult following at Sephora—and why they're worth it Time and time again, beauty fanatics purchase products like the Nars Blush and the Urban Decay Naked Palette. Here’s why.       ...
20:28, 2019-06-26

German customs seizes $1.1 billion worth of cocaine German customs authorities say they have seized nearly 5 tons of cocaine in a container shipped from Uruguay, a haul with an estimated street value of nearly $1.1 billion....
20:00, 2019-08-02

Cocaine worth €1bn seized in Germany's biggest haul Hamburg customs officials find 4.5 tonnes in container from Uruguay, bound for Antwerp German authorities say they have seized 4.5 tonnes of cocaine, worth €1bn ($1.11 bn), in the northern port city of Hamburg, making it the country’s biggest haul to...
17:14, 2019-08-02

Trump: U.S. will hit $300 billion worth of Chinese goods with 10% tariff U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would impose an additional 10% tariff on $300 billion worth of Chinese imports starting Sept. 1, as talks aimed at easing tensions between the world's two largest economies continue....
21:14, 2019-08-01

Uber Is 'Worth' Twice As Much As Ford Because That's the Insane World We Live In Now Every high school economics teacher tells their students—or should, at least—that the entire field depends on the assumption that people act rationally. This is not because people aren’t stupid—good Lord, are people stupid—but because it’s more conve...
20:14, 2019-05-10

Opinion: China's newest EV start-up is worth taking seriously Human Horizons HiPhi 1 There are nearly 500 EV start-ups registered in China, and most are doomed to failure. Can Human Horizons be any different? Thanks to Chinese government incentives pushing 'New Energy Vehicles', the country is the world’s la...
14:00, 2019-08-01

Know Your Worth: 5 Reasons To Hold Out For A Woman With More Chickens In Her Dowry There’s no need to settle down with the first person you meet whose father can offer you a few chickens— you’re a strong, independent person who deserves a bride that measures up. Here are five reasons to hold out for a woman with more chickens in he...
17:28, 2019-05-02

Pentagon agrees first multiyear purchase of F-35 jets, worth $34 bln The U.S. Department of Defense has a "handshake" agreement that would cut the price of the F-35A fighter jet by 8.8% and bring the price of each Lockheed Martin Co aircraft below $80 million dollars a year earlier than expected, a Pentagon official s...
21:42, 2019-06-10

Le’Veon Bell was worth the wait in Jets debut Le’Veon Bell waited 603 days to get back on the football field for a game. He will have to wait at least another eight days for a win. The Jets new running back looked sharp after sitting out all of last season and this preseason, but it wasn’t enoug...
09:14, 2019-09-09

The Afghanistan war is likely ending. One longtime correspondent asks: Was it worth it? Longtime correspondent Kevin Maurer returns to the region and asks: What did America get right, what did we get wrong — and what were the consequences?...
23:56, 2019-09-09

Opinion: Trump's trade war with China will be worth the fight For years, and through multiple presidential administrations — Clinton, Bush and Obama — the United States has naively looked the other way while China cheated its way to an unfair advantage in the international trade market. It took a long time to g...
04:14, 2019-09-10

Are Intel’s 10nm Ice Lake CPUs worth the wait? Welcome to the latest episode of Upscaled, our explainer show where we look at the parts that make our favorite tech faster. In this episode we're testing Intel's 10th gen, 10nm CPUs. Smaller transistors are one of the ways companies can sp...
00:28, 2019-08-02

Brooklyn Nets sale nearly complete, will be worth about $2.35 billion Canadian Joe Tsai will buy the controlling shares from Russian Mikhail Prokhorov, completing a deal worth about $2.35 billion for the NBA team.       ...
20:42, 2019-08-16

Hey, bubble teams: How much is a wild-card spot worth? Borderline buyers at the trade deadline must decide whether winning a wild-card spot is worth selling the farm. We look at the previous five years to see how it shook out....
13:42, 2019-07-30

Man accused of stealing 1,020 pastries worth $90,000 from New York bakery Gourmet crepes retail for $90 apieceConfections allegedly smuggled from New York warehouseA deliveryman in New York has been accused of stealing $90,000 worth of cake. David Lliviganay, an employee of Lady M Confections, is said to have smuggled 1,02...
04:14, 2019-09-10

350 Kilograms Narcotics Worth Over Rs 3.45 Billion Seized In Pakistan The Pakistan Coast Guards during a raid in the country's restive Balochistan province recovered 350 kgs narcotics worth over Rs 3.45 billion, officials said....
15:28, 2019-05-01

Yanks' Boone: Worth exploring MLB 'mercy rule' Yankees manager Aaron Boone wouldn't mind seeing the MLB considering a "mercy rule," saying it would be nice to end a game that had gotten out of hand early rather than go through the motions of completing nine innings....
14:14, 2019-08-17

Hackers reportedly stole nearly $10M worth of Ripple (XRP) in GateHub hack Another day, another cryptocurrency heist. Hackers have breached over 100 Ripple (XRP) Ledger wallets managed by service provider GateHub. If that wasn’t bad enough, additional reports suggest the attackers have siphoned off more than $100 million wo...
12:56, 2019-06-07

Heroin Worth Rs 25 Crore Recovered Near International Border In Jammu The Border Security Force (BSF) Thursday recovered five kilograms of heroin worth Rs 25 crore near the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir, foiling an attempt by the drug traffickers to......
20:28, 2019-06-20

Lottery ticket worth $530 million sold in San Diego store SAN DIEGO (AP) — A lottery ticket worth $530 million in the Mega Millions draw was sold at a liquor store in San Diego, the City News Service reports. The winner will have to decide whether to receive the estimated $530 million jackpot in 30 installm...
07:42, 2019-06-09

Australia Seizes More Than $800 Million Worth of Meth In Its Largest-Ever Bust Australian authorities found almost 1.6 tonnes of methamphetamine, also known as ice, hidden inside speakers in a shipment at a Melbourne port, according to the BBC. The drugs, worth about $840 million, arrived from Bangkok by sea. Police also found ...
11:42, 2019-06-07

FTC to Face Questions Over How It Handled Years' Worth of Privacy Disasters America’s top consumer watchdog will face questions from congressional lawmakers this week concerning a veritable laundry list of privacy-related incidents, including many that will be centered around Facebook’s own protracted series of failures.Read...
08:14, 2019-05-07

More than 16 tons of cocaine worth up to $1B seized in massive bust in Philadelphia Federal authorities seized 15,000 kilos of cocaine, worth as much as $1 billion, at a Philadelphia shipping port, officials said Tuesday. A second mate and a crew member have been arrested in the massive bust. There were 16.5 tons of the drug found i...
20:00, 2019-06-19

Reliance Capital Redeems Commercial Paper Worth Rs 875 Crore The company also said that credit rating agency ICRA has revised the ratings on its short-term debt programme of Rs 950 crore to A4 on April 26, 2019....
15:56, 2019-06-21

Are Olympics or escrow worth fighting about? NHL players must decide whether to reopen CBA Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews, who went through 2012-13 lockout, says he has "a very optimistic outlook" before players decide on early opt-out.       ...
02:00, 2019-09-06

Airbus unveils new jet at Paris airshow and $15bn worth of orders The A321XLR is a long-haul version of the A321neo – a rival to Boeing’s grounded 737 MaxAirbus has stepped up the pressure on arch-rival Boeing on the opening day of the Paris airshow by launching a new long-range small passenger jet and announcing $...
03:56, 2019-06-18

Stolen Bikes, Chainsaws Worth $20K Recovered From Frankfort Home Photo courtesy of the Franklin County Sheriffs Department FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Franklin County say a search of a Frankfort home turned up stolen property worth about $20,000. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department s...
19:14, 2019-06-08

Tyler Boyd's Long, Strange Journey To The USMNT Was Worth It While the United States Women’s National Team is in France mounting what looks destined to be a hellacious defense of their World Cup title, their disgraced counterparts on the men’s side quietly played and won their first competitive game since, wel...
23:28, 2019-06-19

Elderly Couple Receive Drugs Worth Millions After Delivery Mix-Up An elderly couple in Australia were the surprise recipients of an illegal drug shipment after signing for a wrongly delivered parcel containing millions of dollars' worth of methamphetamine, police......
18:00, 2019-05-02

There's A 14 Percent Chance That A Generation Of Accursed Knicks Fandom Has Been Worth It In tonight’s draft lottery the Knicks have a 14 percent chance of obtaining the first pick and Zion Williamson. They were the worst team in the NBA, but this year, odds have been flattened out at the top of the lottery to disincentivize tanking. So t...
00:42, 2019-05-15

LG G8 ThinQ first look review: Despite silly gimmicks, it's an affordable flagship worth considering The LG G8 ThinQ looks a lot like last year's G7 with some minor updates and a couple gimmicky unreliable functions. However, it is an affordable flagship at $620 and offers most of what we see on the more expensive Samsung Galaxy S10....
14:50, 2019-04-28

Jidenna's 85 to Africa Is a Musical Road Trip Worth Taking While August 23, 2019, probably won’t be revered in modern black music release history the same way that September 29, 1998, is—the day that Outkast’s Aquemini, Jay-Z’s Vol. 2, Hard Knock Life, A Tribe Called Quest’s The Love Movement, Black Star’s M...
17:00, 2019-08-30

India seizes narcotics worth $390M smuggled from Pakistan AMRITSAR, India (AP) — Customs officials in a northern Indian state say they have seized narcotics worth $390 million that were smuggled from neighboring Pakistan. Top customs official Dipak Kumar Gupta says 586 kilograms (1,290 pounds) of narcotics,...
11:00, 2019-07-01

Clean energy projects worth $1.5 billion seek Finnish aid Fifteen companies have applied for Finnish investment aid to partly fund new large-scale demonstration energy projects worth $1.5 billion, six of them replacing coal and other fossil fuels, the government said on Thursday....
14:28, 2019-06-20

Thief steals over $42,000 worth of comics from comic book store Police are on the hunt for this burglar who stole over $42,000 worth of comics from a comic book store in Denver. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
23:28, 2019-05-29

U.S. authorities seize more than $1B worth of cocaine from ship at Philadelphia port U.S. authorities have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history....
23:42, 2019-06-18

Is a degree worth it? Here's how much extra cash college grads are getting in England Investing money into a college degree may seem daunting, but recent data shows that those who attend university could go onto secure more lucrative salaries....
15:00, 2019-04-28

Jeffrey Epstein claims he's worth $559 million in court documents New York state sex offender registry Jeffrey Epstein, who pleaded not guilty to sex-trafficking charges on July 8, appeared in a New York courtroom on Monday for a bail hearing. Judge Richard M. Berman released court documents that were discussed d...
05:28, 2019-07-16

Is It Worth Taking a Short Flight to Get Airline Elite Status? It used to be a pretty safe assumption that the more you flew, the more perks you got. If you spent enough time in an airplane, you could trade that time for a better experience on future flights: roomier seats, early check-in, free bags or whatever ...
23:14, 2019-07-15

Investor Litt says Hudson's Bay worth double chairman's C$1.74 billion bid Activist shareholder Jonathan Litt lambasted a C$1.74 billion bid to take Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Co private as "woefully inadequate" on Tuesday, saying the chairman-led shareholder group......
17:28, 2019-06-18

Spain nets hashish worth $22 million from Mediterranean ship Spanish authorities say they have seized hashish with a street value of around 20 million euros ($22 million) from a merchant ship that allegedly was smuggling the drug from North Africa to the eastern Mediterranean....
16:00, 2019-06-18

UPDATE 1-Microsoft, AT&T sign cloud deal worth more than $2 billion Microsoft Corp and AT&T Inc on Wednesday said they reached a deal under which the telecommunications company will tap Microsoft's Azure cloud service for its computing needs and use Microsoft 365, which includes Office productivity software, for much...
17:28, 2019-07-17

Jeremy Hunt: I would tell bust businesses no-deal Brexit was worth it Tory hopeful ramps up rhetoric on EU exit and says he is most likely to make it happenJeremy Hunt has said he would willingly tell businesses that go bust because of a no-deal Brexit that their sacrifice was a necessary one, and that he will actively...
18:14, 2019-06-30

More Universities Find Full-Time M.B.A. Programs Aren't Worth It More U.S. business schools are shutting down traditional masters in business administration degrees and shifting resources to online M.B.A. and part-time degree programs....
17:14, 2019-06-05

UPDATE 2-PG&E bondholders propose bankruptcy reorganization plan worth up to $30 bln A committee of bondholders of PG&E Corp's utility unit on Tuesday proposed a bankruptcy reorganization plan that would inject up to $30 billion, primarily equity, to help the California power provider emerge from Chapter 11 and address its liability ...
20:00, 2019-06-25

American expands at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines is expanding at its most profitable airport, opening 15 new gates at Dallas-Fort Worth International. American said the gates that opened Friday in Terminal E will let it add more than 100 daily flights on i...
17:56, 2019-05-03

UPDATE 3-PG&E bondholders propose bankruptcy exit plan worth up to $30 bln A committee of bondholders of PG&E Corp's utility unit on Tuesday proposed a bankruptcy reorganization plan that would inject up to $30 billion to help the California power provider emerge from Chapter 11 and pay off its liability from wildfires....
21:00, 2019-06-25

Boat carrying $4.3M worth of weed washes up on San Diego coast A small boat carrying $4.3 million worth of marijuana washed ashore on the coast of San Diego last weekend, according to a report. The motorboat with more than 1,000 pounds of reefer ended up on a beach between Carlsbad and Oceanside about 6:30 a.m. ...
09:14, 2019-09-11

iPhone 11: Are Apple's latest iPhones worth the money? Apple unveiled the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. The focus is on camera improvements and battery life. Is it time to buy?       ...
04:28, 2019-09-11

UK’s National Trust to sell off fossil fuel investments worth £45m The National Trust, a UK conservation charity, will sell off its investments in fossil fuel companies including BP, Shell and Total over the next three years...
04:56, 2019-07-04

Trump defends cost of Independence Day event, says it will be ‘very little compared to what it is worth’ The president took to Twitter to respond to growing concerns about an a “Salute to America” that will include displays of military hardware and flyovers by an array of jets, including Air Force One....
18:42, 2019-07-03

UK Could Lose Exports Worth $16 Billion In Case Of No-Deal Brexit: UN Britain could lose at least $16 billion annually on exports to the European Union if it leaves without a deal and possibly billions more on trade beyond the bloc, UN economists said Tuesday....
20:14, 2019-09-03

I bought 15 popular puppy products on Amazon—and only some are actually worth it From bully sticks to travel crates, the best puppy products on Amazon are so worth it, and we tested them with a 14-week-old pup to prove it.       ...
23:56, 2019-06-21