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Televangelist predicts Donald Trump win, end of world from asteroid strike

Televangelist Pat Robertson also predicted two attempts on Donald Trump’s life.

21 Oct 2020 - 1:08PM

Televangelist Pat Robertson also predicted two attempts on Donald Trump’s life.

Televangelist predicts Donald Trump win, end of world from asteroid strike
Donald Trump cuts short ‘60 Minutes’ interview after 45 minutes, threatens to scoop CBS

US President Donald Trump threatened to release a lengthy television interview ahead of its airing, in what he said was a bid to expose the interviewer’s bias.

21 Oct 2020 - 10:12AM

US President Donald Trump threatened to release a lengthy television interview ahead of its airing, in what he said was a bid to expose the interviewer’s bias.

Donald Trump cuts short ‘60 Minutes’ interview after 45 minutes, threatens to scoop CBS
Social Distance: Netflix series captures human stories from ‘this crazy period of time’ – think Covid-19 lockdowns to Black Lives Matter protests

Each episode of Social Distance – by Orange is the New Black writer Hilary Weisman Graham – represents a different stage of quarantine during the coronavirus pandemic.

21 Oct 2020 - 5:56AM

Each episode of Social Distance – by Orange is the New Black writer Hilary Weisman Graham – represents a different stage of quarantine during the coronavirus pandemic.

Social Distance: Netflix series captures human stories from ‘this crazy period of time’ – think Covid-19 lockdowns to Black Lives Matter protests
Are smaller cruise ships the future after shock of Covid-19? Not so fast, say experts, mega-ships may still be attractive

The cruise industry has taken a big hit from the coronavirus pandemic, and in the short term operators may order smaller ships, but experts say even bigger vessels could be on the horizon.

18 Oct 2020 - 8:15PM

The cruise industry has taken a big hit from the coronavirus pandemic, and in the short term operators may order smaller ships, but experts say even bigger vessels could be on the horizon.

Are smaller cruise ships the future after shock of Covid-19? Not so fast, say experts, mega-ships may still be  attractive
‘Butter Royale’ add new weapons to Halloween time-limited events like 'Night of the Living Bread'

Apple Arcade exclusive will introduce a melee mode with deadly baguettes and other spooky armaments in October.

18 Oct 2020 - 3:00PM

Apple Arcade exclusive will introduce a melee mode with deadly baguettes and other spooky armaments in October.

‘Butter Royale’ add new weapons to Halloween time-limited events like 'Night of the Living Bread'
Halloween 2020 costume ideas, from ‘Black Panther’ and ‘Hamilton’ to a coronavirus tribute

Baby Yoda, The Notorious RBG and the ‘Among Us’ video game are just some of these pop culture-inspired ideas

19 Oct 2020 - 12:45PM

Baby Yoda, The Notorious RBG and the ‘Among Us’ video game are just some of these pop culture-inspired ideas

Halloween 2020 costume ideas, from ‘Black Panther’ and ‘Hamilton’ to a coronavirus tribute
‘Star Wars: Squadrons’ review: X-Wing or TIE Fighter? Why not both?

Pilot a range of starfighters for both the Empire and New Republic in Electronic Arts’ incredible new space combat game for PS4, Xbox and Windows.

17 Oct 2020 - 9:00AM

Pilot a range of starfighters for both the Empire and New Republic in Electronic Arts’ incredible new space combat game for PS4, Xbox and Windows.

‘Star Wars: Squadrons’ review: X-Wing or TIE Fighter? Why not both?
Aggressive cougar stalks Utah trail runner for six harrowing minutes, all captured on video

Kyle Burgess recounts fearing for his life when an aggressive cougar stalked him on an evening run at Slate Canyon Trail in Utah.

14 Oct 2020 - 1:43PM

Kyle Burgess recounts fearing for his life when an aggressive cougar stalked him on an evening run at Slate Canyon Trail in Utah.

Aggressive cougar stalks Utah trail runner for six harrowing minutes, all captured on video
Texas woman Taylor Parker ‘killed pregnant friend, cut baby out, called it hers’, police say

Taylor Parker, 27, of Simms in Texas has been charged with two counts of murder and one count of kidnapping.

14 Oct 2020 - 12:31PM

Taylor Parker, 27, of Simms in Texas has been charged with two counts of murder and one count of kidnapping.

Texas woman Taylor Parker ‘killed pregnant friend, cut baby out, called it hers’, police say
Review | Wireless technology: three of the best value gadgets reviewed, from a computer keyboard to earbuds that beat AirPods Pro and are less than half the price

Wireless tech is getting cheaper all the time. From a US$34 computer keyboard and mouse combo, to earbuds superior to Apple’s AirPods Pro but which cost much less, these could be good for you – or for friends or family members.

12 Oct 2020 - 8:45PM

Wireless tech is getting cheaper all the time. From a US$34 computer keyboard and mouse combo, to earbuds superior to Apple’s AirPods Pro but which cost much less, these could be good for you – or for friends or family members.

Wireless technology: three of the best value gadgets reviewed, from a computer keyboard to earbuds that beat AirPods Pro and are less than half the price
Netflix series Song Exploder reveals secrets behind R.E.M., Alicia Keys, and Lin-Manuel Miranda’s biggest hits

Netflix series Song Exploder examines the secrets behind some of the biggest hits by R.E.M., Alica Keys, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ty Dolla Sign through interviews with the band members and songwriters.

12 Oct 2020 - 4:15AM

Netflix series Song Exploder examines the secrets behind some of the biggest hits by R.E.M., Alica Keys, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ty Dolla Sign through interviews with the band members and songwriters.

Netflix series Song Exploder reveals secrets behind R.E.M., Alicia Keys, and Lin-Manuel Miranda’s biggest hits
US election 2020: what if armed, far-right groups go to polls as Americans vote?

Heavily armed and loyal to US President Donald Trump, many vow to descend on polling places November 3 in a far-right show of unity.

11 Oct 2020 - 7:07PM

Heavily armed and loyal to US President Donald Trump, many vow to descend on polling places November 3 in a far-right show of unity.

US election 2020: what if armed, far-right groups go to polls as Americans vote?
‘Super Mario 3D All-Stars’ review: Relive the past on Nintendo Switch

Re-release includes the beloved plumber’s first three 3D platformers - ‘Super Mario 64’, ‘Super Mario Sunshine’ and ‘Super Mario Galaxy’.

10 Oct 2020 - 6:00AM

Re-release includes the beloved plumber’s first three 3D platformers - ‘Super Mario 64’, ‘Super Mario Sunshine’ and ‘Super Mario Galaxy’.

‘Super Mario 3D All-Stars’ review: Relive the past on Nintendo Switch
Glow star Marc Maron asks Netflix to let them have a movie finale after series is cancelled

Glow star Marc Maron has floated the idea of a Netflix movie after the popular series about female wrestlers, which stars Alison Brie and Betty Gilpin, was cancelled earlier this month.

10 Oct 2020 - 2:44AM

Glow star Marc Maron has floated the idea of a Netflix movie after the popular series about female wrestlers, which stars Alison Brie and Betty Gilpin, was cancelled earlier this month.

Glow star Marc Maron asks Netflix to let them have a movie finale after series is cancelled
Trump plans to return to campaign trail with Florida rally less than 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus

Trump got so sick from the virus that he was hospitalised at Walter Reed Medical Centre and had to be put on supplemental oxygen several times.

9 Oct 2020 - 10:22AM

Trump got so sick from the virus that he was hospitalised at Walter Reed Medical Centre and had to be put on supplemental oxygen several times.

Trump plans to return to campaign trail with Florida rally less than 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus
Volcanic eruption at Mount Vesuvius 2,000 years ago turned man’s brain into glass

A team of Italian researchers have found intact brain cells of a young man who died almost during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD79.

8 Oct 2020 - 10:14PM

A team of Italian researchers have found intact brain cells of a young man who died almost during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD79.

Volcanic eruption at Mount Vesuvius 2,000 years ago turned man’s brain into glass
Early US election voting breaks records. Will it hurt Donald Trump?

More than 4.2 million people have already voted early in the US presidential election as Democrats amass a commanding lead in returned mail ballots.

7 Oct 2020 - 8:57PM

More than 4.2 million people have already voted early in the US presidential election as Democrats amass a commanding lead in returned mail ballots.

Early US election voting breaks records. Will it hurt Donald Trump?
9 facts about kimchi, South Korea's delicious, spicy superfood

From space to the White House, kimchi has been everywhere and is considered an important part of Korea's cultural heritage.

8 Oct 2020 - 12:35PM

From space to the White House, kimchi has been everywhere and is considered an important part of Korea's cultural heritage.

9 facts about kimchi, South Korea's delicious, spicy superfood
The Walking Dead: spin-offs and movies in the future of zombie franchise that just won’t die

The Walking Dead series finishes in 2022, but that’s not the end of the zombies. Franchise head Scott Gimple and producer Angela Kang talk about upcoming movies, spin-offs and an anthology show.

7 Oct 2020 - 5:24AM

The Walking Dead series finishes in 2022, but that’s not the end of the zombies. Franchise head Scott Gimple and producer Angela Kang talk about upcoming movies, spin-offs and an anthology show.

The Walking Dead: spin-offs and movies in the future of zombie franchise that just won’t die
A Nasa astronaut was potentially exposed to Covid-19 by a Russian official

Russian space official died of Covid-19 soon after pre-launch contact with crew headed to the International Space Station.

6 Oct 2020 - 2:13PM

Russian space official died of Covid-19 soon after pre-launch contact with crew headed to the International Space Station.

A Nasa astronaut was potentially exposed to Covid-19 by a Russian official
Explainer | Super spreader events: how do they cause coronavirus outbreaks and is the White House now a hotspot?

Supreme Court nomination event at Rose Garden seen as possible source of infection after Trump and other attendees test positive for coronavirus.

6 Oct 2020 - 2:02AM

Supreme Court nomination event at Rose Garden seen as possible source of infection after Trump and other attendees test positive for coronavirus.

Super spreader events: how do they cause coronavirus outbreaks and is the White House now a hotspot?
Tom Cruise sits on speeding train for ‘Mission: Impossible’ stunt. Passing motorists freak out.

Tom Cruise’s train-travelling style for ‘Mission: Impossible VII’ is causing some serious double-takes in Norway.

5 Oct 2020 - 1:30PM

Tom Cruise’s train-travelling style for ‘Mission: Impossible VII’ is causing some serious double-takes in Norway.

Tom Cruise sits on speeding train for ‘Mission: Impossible’ stunt. Passing motorists freak out.
‘Kiss the Ground’ film review: Soil is the hero in new Netflix documentary

Regenerating the Earth’s soils will help balance the climate, replenish the water supply and better feed the world.

4 Oct 2020 - 8:00PM

Regenerating the Earth’s soils will help balance the climate, replenish the water supply and better feed the world.

‘Kiss the Ground’ film review: Soil is the hero in new Netflix documentary
Why the next few days are ‘the real test’ in Donald Trump’s Covid-19 battle

Several days after symptoms of Covid-19 appear, the body’s immune system must make an important switch to fight the virus with precision – or possibly face life-threatening consequences.

4 Oct 2020 - 3:42PM

Several days after symptoms of Covid-19 appear, the body’s immune system must make an important switch to fight the virus with precision – or possibly face life-threatening consequences.

Why the next few days are ‘the real test’ in Donald Trump’s Covid-19 battle
‘Spelunky 2’ review: Die to lava, spikes and more on the PS4 and PC

More great 2D platforming roguelike action from the makers of ‘Super Meat Boy’ and ‘Crypt of the NecroDancer’.

4 Oct 2020 - 3:00PM

More great 2D platforming roguelike action from the makers of ‘Super Meat Boy’ and ‘Crypt of the NecroDancer’.

‘Spelunky 2’ review: Die to lava, spikes and more on the PS4 and PC
From gloating to weeping, US confronts Trump’s Covid-19 illness amid mounting crises

Some suspect the president’s diagnosis was a lie to minimise the pandemic and to manipulate the battle around the election.

3 Oct 2020 - 10:50PM

Some suspect the president’s diagnosis was a lie to minimise the pandemic and to manipulate the battle around the election.

From gloating to weeping, US confronts Trump’s Covid-19 illness amid mounting crises
Trump’s coronavirus test stirs QAnon conspiracy theories, prompting swift action from social media giants

Some liberal commentators also questioned whether the news of Trump’s diagnosis was a ploy to shape an election campaign where the president is trailing in the polls.

3 Oct 2020 - 10:52PM

Some liberal commentators also questioned whether the news of Trump’s diagnosis was a ploy to shape an election campaign where the president is trailing in the polls.

Trump’s coronavirus test stirs QAnon conspiracy theories, prompting swift action from social media giants
‘Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2’ review: Remake oozes old-school cool

Vicarious Visions remasters the classics for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC

3 Oct 2020 - 9:00AM

Vicarious Visions remasters the classics for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC

‘Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2’ review: Remake oozes old-school cool
The Great British Bake-Off is the coronavirus-free viewing experience we all need right now

The Great British Bake-Off – or, as it’s known in the US, The Great British Baking Show – returned to Netflix last week. People hug, laugh and cry in the baking tent – and no one’s wearing a face mask.

1 Oct 2020 - 4:51AM

The Great British Bake-Off – or, as it’s known in the US, The Great British Baking Show – returned to Netflix last week. People hug, laugh and cry in the baking tent – and no one’s wearing a face mask.

The Great British Bake-Off is the coronavirus-free viewing experience we all need right now
‘Proud Boys stand by’: Donald Trump’s debate remark puts white supremacy in focus

Rival Joe Biden blasts ‘dog whistle’ to right-wing extremists while president claims not to know who Proud Boys are.

1 Oct 2020 - 4:48AM

Rival Joe Biden blasts ‘dog whistle’ to right-wing extremists while president claims not to know who Proud Boys are.

‘Proud Boys stand by’: Donald Trump’s debate remark puts white supremacy in focus