Crime

Subway robberies jumped in 2019, for second straight year

Robberies surged on New York’s subway system in 2019 — for the second straight year, police said Tuesday. Despite overall crime on the rails trending down, robberies on the subways increased from 486 in 2018 to 546 last year — … read more

Finance

Netflix had slower subscriber growth thanks to rival streaming services

Streaming video giant Netflix said its US subscriber growth was slower than expected in the last three months of 2019 as rival services like Disney+ and Apple TV+ competed for eyeballs. The Los Gatos, Calif., company — known for hits … read more

Defense

What a deployment to the Middle East means for testing a new Army network

What a deployment to the Middle East means for testing a new Army network After a U.S. drone strike killed Iranian Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, Pentagon leaders sent a brigade from the 82nd Airborne Division to Kuwait. But that brigade … read more

Politics

Trump roars back on Twitter.

Trump roars back on Twitter. Trump roars back on Twitter. President Trump pushed out more than 40 tweets in as many minutes, recirculating messages asserting that he did nothing wrong and accusing Democrats of lying about him and depriving him … read more

USA

Senate rejects Democrats on documents, witness in Trump impeachment trial

Senate rejects Democrats on documents, witness in Trump impeachment trial WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate blocked Democratic attempts on Tuesday to obtain evidence and call a witness in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, an early sign the proceeding … read more

World News

Lebanon Names New Cabinet Amid Political and Economic Crisis

Lebanon Names New Cabinet Amid Political and Economic Crisis BEIRUT, Lebanon — Lebanon announced the formation of a new cabinet on Tuesday, breaking a monthslong deadlock with the nomination of 20 new government ministers who will have to address a … read more

Entertainment

Hugo Weaving not returning for fourth ‘Matrix’ over scheduling issues

Tell me, Mr. Weaving: What good is a Google Calendar … if you’re unable to reprise your iconic role? Hugo Weaving, the “Matrix” franchise’s sneering, implacable villain Agent Smith has announced he won’t be returning for the film’s fourth iteration … read more

Lifestyle

Inside Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Love Story: In-N-Out Burgers and “Super Sexy Photos”

Inside Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Love Story: In-N-Out Burgers and “Super Sexy Photos” At first glance, the answer seems obvious. Asked the secret to her six-year marriage with John Legend—a union that inspires countless #RelationshipGoals tweets—Chrissy Teigen told Vogue in … read more

Auto-Moto

This 1969 Chevy Camaro ZL-1 sold for north of $1M

This 1969 Chevy Camaro ZL-1 sold for north of $1M The 1969 ZL-1 Camaro is among the most desirable Chevrolet performance cars ever built. It combines the one-year-only sheetmetal of the 1969 Camaro with the rare, all-aluminum, 427-cubic-inch ZL-1 big-block … read more

Sports

Sharapova Uncertain About Future After Loss at the Australian Open

Sharapova Uncertain About Future After Loss at the Australian Open MELBOURNE, Australia — Her Grand Slam losing streak up to four matches, Maria Sharapova surely was aware questions about her future would be coming. She was not able to provide … read more

Music

Pearl Jam Open ‘New Doors Creatively’ on Single ‘Dance of the Clairvoyants’

Pearl Jam Open ‘New Doors Creatively’ on Single ‘Dance of the Clairvoyants’ Pearl Jam have unveiled the first single from their upcoming Gigaton LP, the propulsive “Dance of the Clairvoyants.” Their 11th studio album, Gigaton is their first LP in … read more

Science-Tech

Ethicists Argue for Solving the UK’s Cum Shortage With Dead People’s Sperm

Ethicists Argue for Solving the UK’s Cum Shortage With Dead People’s Sperm OK, everyone, let’s be mature about this. We’re all adults here, right? And we’re talking about a serious issue, the issue being that, uh… Britain needs cum. The … read more