Twitter testing quote tweet counts, formerly known as retweets with comments - The Verge

Twitter is testing some new language on tweet metrics, making quotes (also known as retweets with comments) visible on each tweet, the company confirmed.

technology - The Verge
2:00pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Remedy Entertainment Is Working On a Game Set in the Control and Alan Wake Connected Universe - IGN

Remedy's next game is currently being worked on, and it will take place in the Control and Alan Wake connected universe.

technology - IGN
2:00pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Bayern Munich 4-1 Chelsea: Frank Lampard's side lose 7-1 on aggregate

Bayern Munich will meet Barcelona in the Champions League quarter-finals as Chelsea suffer a crushing 7-1 aggregate defeat.

champions league - BBC Sport
1:59pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Barcelona 3-1 Napoli: Messi and Suarez help Barca win 4-2 on aggregate

Goals from Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez help Barcelona see off Napoli and set up a Champions League quarter-final against Bayern Munich.

champions league - BBC Sport
1:59pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Investigators find black box of crashed Air India Express jet, probe begins

Civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri visited the site of the accident on Saturday to assess the situation on the ground.

air india crash - Google News (India)
1:57pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Ex-Wirecard-Manager starb an Blutvergiftung – BILD sprach mit seiner Mutter - BILD

Er stand im Verdacht, mit krummen Geschäften zur Firmenpleite des Dax-Unternehmens Wirecard beigetragen zu haben – jetzt ist er tot! Christopher Bauer, Ex-Wirecard-Manager, ist mit 44 in der philippinischen Hauptstadt Manila gestorben.BILD am Sonntag sprach e…

business - Bild
1:51pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Trump signs executive orders on unemployment benefits, payroll tax after talks falter | TheHill

President Trump on Saturday signed executive orders to extend unemployment benefits, suspend payr...

trump executive order - The Hill
1:50pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Trump to sign executive orders on coronavirus economic relief

President Donald Trump is to sign executive orders on coronavirus relief Saturday.

trump executive order - NBC News
1:50pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Trump Signs Executive Orders to Provide Coronavirus Relief

Orders follow breakdown in talks with Congress

trump executive order - The Wall Street Journal
1:47pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

After a White man repeatedly erased girl's 'Black Lives Matter' chalk drawing in front of her home, neighbors stepped in to show support - CNN

Every day for nearly a week, Manette Sharick and her 3-year-old daughter, Zhuri, drew "Black Lives Matter" in chalk across the sidewalk outside their home in Concord, California.

entertainment - CNN
1:36pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Watch live: President Trump signs executive orders related to unemployment relief

President Trump said Friday he would take executive action after a failed week of negotiations on Capitol Hill.

trump executive order - CBS News
1:32pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Bill Gates calls Microsoft's potential TikTok deal 'a poison chalice' - Business Insider - Business Insider

"Being big in the social media business is no simple game," Bill Gates said of Microsoft's potential acquisition of TikTok.

general - Business Insider
1:26pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

NRL 2020: Wayne Bennett’s partner lashes out after biosecurity breach -

NRL 2020: Wayne Bennett’s partner lashes out after biosecurity breach

general -
1:16pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Lionel Messi shines to set up Champions League quarter-final vs Bayern Munich

The Spanish side now head to Portugal for the last eight

barcelona vs napoli - Independent
1:16pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Scientists solve mystery of how an ancient reptile moved around with a neck three times longer than its body - The Independent

A reconstruction of the creature's skull revealed clear signs it lived in the sea

science - Independent
1:14pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Lebanon protesters storm ministries as violent protests grip Beirut - CNN

Lebanon's protesters stormed several government ministries as violent protests gripped Beirut on Saturday night.

general - CNN
1:12pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Coronavirus: Pubs ‘the perfect storm’ for spreading disease, experts warn - The Independent

‘If you ask me would I rather fly on a plane or go to a pub, I’d rather fly on a plane,’ says professor

health - Independent
1:11pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Whitmer Interviews for VP While Issuing Stricter Coronavirus Mandates

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met this week with Joe Biden in Delaware as his search for a running mate comes down to the wire. | Politics

gretchen whitmer - Breitbart News
1:09pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Call of Duty 2020 Seemingly Being Teased in Call of Duty: Warzone - IGN

A brief in-game tease in Call of Duty: Warzone may be hinting at a reveal for Call of Duty 2020 in the near future.

technology - IGN
1:06pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Bayern Munich prove too good as Chelsea bow out of Champions League

Bayern Munich 4-1 Chelsea (agg: 7-1): The Bundesliga champions scored early and were rarely troubled on their way to the last eight

champions league - Independent
1:05pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Damian Lillard, Blazers Collapse Late vs. Clippers with Kawhi Leonard out

Defense is so overrated. That seemed to be the theme for both the Portland Trail Blazers and the Los Angeles Clippers in L.A.'s 122-117 win Sunday...

clippers vs trail blazers - Bleacher Report
12:50pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Washington Post: Mnuchin and Navarro feuded over TikTok in front of Trump before he signed executive order

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House trade adviser Peter Navarro fought in the Oval Office a week ago over whether the Chinese-owned video-sharing service TikTok should be sold to a US company or banned in the US, The Washington Post reported.

trump executive order - Google News
12:43pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

11 children in Washington state hospitalized by coronavirus-related syndrome | TheHill - The Hill

Eleven children in Washington state were diagnosed with a rare condition that is thought to...

health - The Hill
12:35pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Garda checkpoints in Kildare, Laois and Offaly as restrictions come into force - The Irish Times

Glynn says there is no guarantee restrictions in these counties will be lifted after two weeks

general - The Irish Times
12:30pm PDT - August 8th, 2020

Coronavirus: Smethwick's Soho Foundry Tavern customers 'must self-isolate' - BBC News

About 70 people attended a barbecue at the Soho Foundry Tavern in Smethwick on 2 August.

health - BBC News
12:22pm PDT - August 8th, 2020