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UK chip designer Imagination bought by Chinese firm

BBC News - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 5:30pm
UK tech firm Imagination, which has designed chips for iPhones, is being bought for £550m.

The Getaway: After Maria and Irma: Caribbean Tourism, Island by Island

World News (NY Times) - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 5:21pm
In the wake of two powerful hurricanes, a look at the damage, bright spots and the uncertain future.

Hurricane Maria skirts Turks and Caicos as Puerto Rico endures fresh floodings

The Raw Story - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 5:15pm
Hurricane Maria, the second major hurricane to wreak havoc in the Caribbean this month, skirted by the Turks and Caicos Islands on Friday and was blamed for fresh flooding on Puerto Rico two days after ravaging the U.S. island territory. The storm, which ranked as the most powerful hurricane to stri...

Tour Championship: Paul Casey takes a share of halfway lead as Spieth falters

BBC News - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 5:10pm
England's Paul Casey moves into a share of the lead at halfway in the Tour Championship as FedEx points leader Jordan Spieth falls off the pace.

Meet Bill Cassidy, leading Obamacare repeal charge

The Raw Story - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 5:07pm
Talk show host Jimmy Kimmel has said Senator Bill Cassidy “lied” to his face and President Donald Trump has tweeted that Cassidy “is a class act who really cares about people and their Health(care), he doesn’t lie-just wants to help people!” But most Americans would still have a hard time pick...

Holocaust Denier’s Sentence: Visit 5 Ex-Nazi Camps, and Write About It

World News (NY Times) - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 5:04pm
A judge ordered Laurent Louis, a far-right former lawmaker in Belgium, to visit a concentration camp every year for five years and write about his experience.

WATCH: Nazi-Confederate banner burned on courthouse steps in protest of state fair’s sale of rebel flag

The Raw Story - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 5:04pm
After a state fair in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania allowed a vendor to sell Confederate flags, an anti-racist activist got a permit of his own — to burn a flag outside the county courthose that bore the Stars and Bars on one side, and a swastika on the other. Last year, PhillyVoice reported, the s...

Qatar-Gulf crisis: All the latest updates

Al Jazeera - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 5:01pm
An air, sea and land blockade imposed on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt is now in its fourth month.

Theresa May proposes two-year transition after Brexit

Al Jazeera - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:50pm
Cautious praise by EU to UK leader's speech, while European leaders urge more clarity on citizens' issue and budget.

Diego Costa: Striker says he will always have 'special affection' for Chelsea

BBC News - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:42pm
Diego Costa says he did not want to leave Chelsea on bad terms and that he will always have a special affection with Blues fans.

US Military in South Korea gets fake evacuation order

The Raw Story - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:41pm
Did the U.S. military just get attacked with fake news in East Asia? Some U.S. troops and their family members in South Korea received a false order to evacuate the Korean Peninsula via text message and Facebook, according to U.S. Forces Korea. The hoax was quickly revealed, and the military made it...

Trump mulls new order to replace travel ban, no decision yet

The Raw Story - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:30pm
President Donald Trump is considering a new order to replace his soon-to-expire travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority countries that would be tailored on a country-by-country basis to protect the United States from attacks, U.S. officials said on Friday. With the current ban on people from I...

Syrian Activist and Her Daughter Fatally Stabbed in Turkey

World News (NY Times) - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:29pm
Orouba Barakat and her daughter, Halla, were attacked in their apartment, and relatives blame the Syrian government for their deaths.

Rouhani Lashes Back at Trump, as Iran Unveils New Missile

World News (NY Times) - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:25pm
At a military parade, the Iranian president vowed to “strengthen our missile capabilities,” a point the American president has cited as a reason to scrap the nuclear deal.

Wisconsin, 20 other US states targeted by Russian hackers in 2016 election

The Raw Story - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:24pm
Wisconsin, a key state in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, said on Friday it was one of the 21 states that the federal government notified were targeted by Russian government hackers but no votes were changed. The Department of Homeland Security confirmed it had notified the 21 states but declin...

Russia Says ‘Small-Hearted’ Obama Administration Spoiled Ties

World News (NY Times) - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:24pm
Speaking at the United Nations, Russia’s foreign minister said Obama administration policies hurt relations between Washington and Moscow, with effects still felt worldwide.

WATCH: President Donald Trump campaigns for Luther Strange in Alabama Senate race

The Raw Story - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:15pm
President Donald Trump is heading to Alabama Friday evening to help campaign for Luther Strange running against disgraced former Judge Roy Moore for the Alabama Senate seat. While Trump might be standing up for Strange, the majority of his followers seem to be backing Moore. Sarah Palin held a rally...

Everton Ladies 0-2 Liverpool Ladies

BBC News - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:15pm
Liverpool Ladies beat Merseyside rivals Everton Ladies in the first match of the new Women's Super League 1 winter season.

Super 8s: Castleford Tigers 16-48 Hull FC

BBC News - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 4:12pm
Jake Connor's hat-trick helps Hull beat weakened Castleford to book a Super League play-off semi-final at Leeds.

A Walk Through Dominica, Hours After Hurricane Maria

World News (NY Times) - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 3:56pm
On the morning after Hurricane Maria hit Dominica, a resident surveyed the devastation in the island’s capital, Roseau.
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