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How Much Longer Will India Be Kept Out Of UN's Decision-Making Body: PM Modi - NDTV

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday evening made India's strongest pitch yet for a more prominent role in the UN Security Council - the global body's highest decision-making forum, asking "Till when do we have to wait?"

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Saturday Slate: SEC Football Season Begins, Pitt Looks to Prove Itself, and Cincinnati Hosts the Troops | Elev - Eleven Warriors

The SEC season begins with a ranked showdown, Pitt looks to prove itself against Louisville, Cincinnati engages in a ranked matchup with the troops, and more.

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How Tesla, Nikola and Donald Trump are all connected - Yahoo Finance

On January 9, 1943, two days after Nikola Tesla died destitute in a New York City hotel, the FBI called MIT professor and esteemed electrical engineer, John ...

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Proud Boys rally in Portland, Oregon stokes fears of renewed violence - The Guardian

Pro-Trump group say event supports free speech and police but protests in the city have turned violent and deadly

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Republicans have signaled plans for a quick Supreme Court confirmation process. Here's when it could happen. - CNN

President Donald Trump on Saturday will announce a Supreme Court nominee to fill the vacancy left by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, formally kicking off a contentious and high-stakes battle over the fate of the court that will play out in a bitterl…

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Paris knife attack suspect is of Pakistani origin, French authorities say - CNN

The main suspect arrested over a knife attack in Paris on Friday near the former offices of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo is of Pakistani origin, French authorities have said.

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As the French Open Begins, Confusion and Fears About Coronavirus Dominate - The New York Times

This tournament was supposed to represent the next stage for the comeback of tennis, with fans in the stands and more freedom for the players. It is not turning out that way.

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Bills Mailbag: Is it worth looking at a trade for Eagles TE Zach Ertz? - Buffalo News

Among the topics in this week's mailbag: Should the Bills trade for a tight end? Could Brian Daboll be lost this offseason?

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Every new Alexa feature Amazon announced for the fall: Hunches, Alexa Guard Plus and more - CNET

From listening for your newborn's cries to switching off lights without being asked, Alexa is about to become a lot more independent, predictive and proactive in your home.

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Michael Jordan Gave Travis Scott Blessing To Shoot Music Vid At Illinois Mansion - TMZ

Travis Scott had permission from the GOAT to shoot visuals for his newest track ... getting a personal blessing from Michael Jordan to make it happen at his famous Illinois mansion!!!

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Trump to name SCOTUS pick, Breonna Taylor protests, California wildfires: 5 things to know this weekend - USA TODAY

President Trump to name his Supreme Court pick, Louisville curfew extended amid Breonna Taylor protests and more things to start your weekend.

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Women's March co-founder Tamika Mallory calls Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron a sell out - Daily Mail

Mallory spoke at a press conference in Louisville, Kentucky on Friday, where she blasted Cameron over a grand jury's decision not to directly charge officers in Breonna Taylor's killing.

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Hundreds occupy Brooklyn Bridge as crowds of Black Lives Matter supporters take to the streets - Daily Mail

Protests continued Friday in New York and in other cities including Boston, San Diego, LA  and Louisville  over a grand jury's decision not to charge the officers over Breonna Taylor's death.

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Maher rips Barrett, Trump's expected Supreme Court pick: 'She's a f---ing nut' - Fox News

"Real Time" host Bill Maher tore into President Trump's likely Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on  Friday night -- and warned about the consequences that may follow her confirmation.

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New DOJ Filing: TikTok's Owner Is 'A Mouthpiece' Of Chinese Communist Party - NPR

In a new court filing, the Trump administration offers its most thorough explanation to date of why it considers the hit video-sharing app a national security threat.

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Phillies playoff hopes on life support after a familiar looking loss - NBCSports.com

The Phillies lost to the Rays Friday, 6-4, following the familiar 2020 script of early offense, mid-game starting pitching shakiness and runs against the bullpen. The Phils are 28-30 with two games left. The only teams the Phillies can catch in the NL playo…

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Kremlin's World War III Propaganda Meltdown Shows Putin Is Cornered - The Daily Beast

The Kremlin’s well-oiled propaganda machine is reaching hysterical levels as Western sanctions bite and fear grow that he may lash out.

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Kentucky's only Black female legislator arrested in Breonna Taylor protest - CNN

Kentucky state Rep. Attica Scott, the state's only Black female legislator, was among 24 people arrested Thursday by the Louisville Metro Police Department during Breonna Taylor protests, the Democratic lawmaker confirmed to CNN after her release from custody…

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New York Supreme Court judge orders judicial review of Eric Garner case - NBC News

A Supreme Court judge in New York this week ordered a review of how authorities handled the case of Eric Garner, who died in New York police custody.

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Netflix Reunites ‘Father Of The Bride’ Cast For COVID-Era, Zoom-Style “Special Sequel” - Deadline

The cast of Father of the Bride reunited for the first time in 25 years on Friday for what was called Father of the Bride Part 3 (ish). Introduced by Reese Witherspoon, the “special sequel” saw the Banks Family gathered together for a Zoom call and a wedding-…

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Minnesota Department of Health criticized after changing COVID-19 hospitalization data - KSTP

"That data is very important in understanding where a given state is in its sort of path and trajectory in regard to the pandemic, and whether we see changes, and slowing down growth of hospitalizations, for example. And we were getting all four metrics …

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Democratic senator to party: 'A little message discipline wouldn't kill us' | TheHill - The Hill

Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) on Friday expressed frustration with his party over its messaging regarding the current Supreme Court fight embroiling the Senate, saying Democrats should focus their arguments on Republicans’ efforts to repeal the Affordable Care…

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Gigi Hadid's Latest Photo of Her Baby Girl Features a Gift From ''Auntie'' Taylor Swift - E! NEWS

Gigi Hadid and Zayn Mailk's newborn daughter is already well on her way to becoming a fashionista thanks to an outfit from Donatella Versace and blanket from Taylor Swift.

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Federal judge removes acting Bureau of Land Management director after finding he has served unlawfully for 424 days - CNN

A federal judge on Friday ordered acting Bureau of Land Management Director William Perry Pendley to step aside, blocking him from exercising any more authority after finding that he has served unlawfully for more than 400 days.

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‘I Feel Sorry for Americans’: A Baffled World Watches the U.S. - The New York Times

From Myanmar to Canada, people are asking: How did a superpower allow itself to be felled by a virus? And why won’t the president commit to a peaceful transition of power?

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Coronavirus: Dr. Anthony Fauci explains a second wave may never hit US - Deseret News

Dr. Anthony Fauci says the U.S. is still in its first wave so the country will need to change its thinking.

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Pennsylvania officials claim probe into discarded military ballots proves system 'works' - Fox News

Luzerne County, Pa., officials confirmed in a press release Friday that following an investigation into nine disregarded mail-in ballots, state election officials are confident the system works.

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Tory Lanez reportedly told Megan Thee Stallion to 'dance' before shooting - Page Six

Lanez also allegedly offered Megan and friend Kelsey Nicole “hush money” after the incident.

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Tesla acquires more land in Texas for future expansion, battery factory? - Electrek.co

Tesla is acquiring more land in Austin, Texas for future expansions – potentially a battery factory? After months of going through the process to secure approval from the local government, Tesla announced in July that it selected a site outside of Austin to b…

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Eric Trump: President would concede election 'if he got blown out of the water' by Biden - NBC News

Eric Trump at an event in Las Vegas that President Trump would concede the election “if he got blown out of the water” by former Joe Biden.

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Trump's work for Black community 'unparalleled to any other president' of past 50 years: Dem lawmaker - Fox News

President Trump's commitment to the African-American community is "unparalleled to any other president, Democrat or Republican, in the past 50 years," Georgia Democratic lawmaker Vernon Jones told "Special Report" Friday.

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Palestinian leader Abbas hits out at US deals; UAE says it expected initial negative reaction - Fox News

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday took to the U.N. to again reject the U.S. plan for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, while also slamming the recent U.S.-brokered deals between Israel and two Gulf nations.

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Trump signs 'born alive' executive order aimed at protecting abortion survivors - Fox News

President Trump signed an executive order Friday ordering the Health and Human Services Department to ensure federally funded facilities provide life-saving medical care for infants who survive abortions.

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NASA astronaut plans to cast her ballot from space station - The Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) — NASA astronaut Kate Rubins told The Associated Press on Friday that she plans to cast her next vote from space – more than 200 miles above Earth. Rubins is just outside Moscow...

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Fewer than 10% in the US have antibodies to the novel coronavirus - CNN

A new nationwide study of the blood of more than 28,000 dialysis patients may help answer one of the big questions surrounding the pandemic: how many people have antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus?

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Oregon governor sending state police to Portland for protests - Al Jazeera English

US city of Portland has been shaken by protests for more than three months following the police killing of George Floyd.

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California Coronavirus Update: State Estimates COVID-Related Hospitalizations Will Rise 89% In The Next Month - Deadline

“Certainly cases are going up,” said California’s director of Health and Human Services Dr. Mark Ghaly on Friday. Ghaly called this an “early worry” sign and warned that, ahead of what promises to be a hot weekend in much of the state, Californians should not…

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DOJ calls on San Francisco to end pandemic policy on places of worship - NBC News

The U.S. Department of Justice asked San Francisco on Friday to send its one-person rule at places of worship amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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'Pretty Lame Excuse': Texas Democratic Party Chair Joins Trump In Criticizing Biden's Low-Key Campaign - Newsweek

"I thought he had his own plane," Texas Democratic Party Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa said. "He doesn't have to sit with one space between another person on a commercial airline like I would."

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DeSantis flings open Florida in Trump’s campaign for normalcy - POLITICO

The Florida governor's decision to block local Covid-19 restrictions follows a call to protect partying college students.

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Chamber of Commerce talks peace with Senate Dems as McConnell's majority teeters - POLITICO

In a staff video conference, a Chamber VP spoke of "all-hands-on-deck" plans to repair relationships with Senate Democrats.

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Fact-check: Team Trump capitalizes on Pennsylvania ballot incident to baselessly accuse Democrats of 'stealing' the election - CNN

President Donald Trump and his campaign are spreading disinformation about an incident in Pennsylvania where nine ballots were improperly discarded, and are falsely claiming it proves widespread "voter fraud" and that Democrats are "trying to steal the electi…

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Seahawks continue to wait for Josh Gordon’s reinstatement - NBC Sports - NFL

The Cowboys will have Aldon Smith against the Seahawks. The Seahawks won’t have Josh Gordon against the Cowboys. While Smith gained reinstatement from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, and Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory conditional reinstatement, the Seaha…

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A Stability Problem Is Brewing With Nvidia RTX 3080, 3090 GPUs - ExtremeTech

There are rumblings of issues on some RTX 3080 and RTX 3090 cards. The problem may be in how some vendors designed their power circuitry, but that hasn't been confirmed.

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Trump unveils 'Platinum Plan' for Black Americans - CNN

President Donald Trump unveiled a plan aimed at winning over Black Americans on Friday, less than two months before Election Day, largely expanding upon the existing economic-related initiatives the President established in his first term.

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Parents' Guide To Next-Gen Consoles: PS5 And Xbox Series X/S Explained - GameSpot

Buying a new console can be hard, especially if you're not a gamer yourself. Here's everything you need to know about the next-gen consoles, whether you're buying for yourself or someone else.

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Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in a large nationwide sample of patients on dialysis in the USA: a cross-sectional study - The Lancet

During the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, fewer than 10% of the US adult population formed antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, and fewer than 10% of those with antibodies were diagnosed. Public health efforts to limit SARS-CoV-2 spread need to especially tar…

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Notable legal opinions of Trump's planned U.S. Supreme Court pick Barrett - Reuters

Amy Coney Barrett, who President Donald Trump plans to pick for a lifetime job on the U.S. Supreme Court, has served as a federal appeals court judge since 2017 and has weighed in on cases involving several hot-button issues including abortion, gun rights, im…

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Louisville officer who criticized Black Lives Matter and Antifa in email relieved of command, to retire - Fox News

A Louisville police officer who criticized Black Lives Matter activists and Antifa supporters in an email last month was relieved of her command and will retire, officials said Friday.

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Megan Fox and boyfriend Machine Gun Kelly emerge looking disheveled after night out in Hollywood - Daily Mail

Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly had tongues wagging and cameras snapping on Thursday night as they were seen escaping a Hollywood club's rooftop terrace.

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Local officials say nine Pennsylvania ballots were discarded due to an error, undercutting Trump claims of intentional fraud - CNN

Local officials in Pennsylvania on Friday provided more information about nine potentially mishandled ballots in Luzerne County, which the White House repeatedly cited to attack mail-in voting and question the integrity of November's election.

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Some 3,500 companies sue over Trump-imposed Chinese tariffs - Al Jazeera English

They are challenging what they call the unlawful escalation of the US trade war with China via imposition of tariffs.

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Temp worker tossed Pennsylvania ballots Trump complained about, official says - NBC News

The Justice Department announced an inquiry into the discarded ballots on Thursday, an announcement that was promoted by the White House and Trump campaign

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Coronavirus in Oregon: officials announce highest daily case count since start of pandemic - OregonLive

Cases have been trending upward all week and were boosted Friday by an outbreak at a seafood processing plant.

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When Biden calls a 'lid,' Democrats wet the bed — and Trump starts mocking - POLITICO

The Democratic nominee is sticking to his strategy: Keep a low profile, and let Trump light himself on fire.

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Trump Selects Amy Coney Barrett to Fill Ginsburg’s Seat on the Supreme Court - The New York Times

The president’s nomination of Judge Barrett, a favorite of conservatives, to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, will kick off a furious and unprecedented scramble to confirm her in the Senate before Election Day.

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Stock Market Rally Attempt Continues, As Nasdaq Leads; ServiceNow, Veeva Are Stocks To Watch - Investor's Business Daily

The stock market rally attempt continued Friday, as the Nasdaq composite advanced with sharp gains. ServiceNow and Veeva Systems are top stocks to watch.

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New Jersey legislature sends paper bag ban to governor | TheHill - The Hill

The New Jersey legislature passed sweeping legislation Thursday that would ban single-use paper b...

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What a day on Mars will do: Californians have new urgency on climate change - NBC News

People who have devoted years to climate activism said in interviews that they believed this year’s devastating wildfires have become a turning point.

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Samuel L. Jackson’s Nick Fury will reportedly return in new Disney Plus series - The Verge

Samuel L. Jackson is reportedly returning to the Marvel Cinematic Universe to reprise his role as Nick Fury in a new TV series for Disney Plus. There’s no word yet on a release date or additional casting.

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UFC 253 predictions: Adesanya or Costa, Reyes or Blachowicz? - MMA Junkie

Check out our staff members’ picks for the UFC 253 main card, featuring a pair of title fights in Abu Dhabi.

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Recalled mushrooms linked to salmonella cases across 10 states - Fox News

The outbreak was traced to black fungus mushrooms, also called wood ear mushrooms.

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Sources: Trump intends to choose Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court - CNN

President Donald Trump intends to choose Amy Coney Barrett to be the new Supreme Court justice, according to multiple senior Republican sources with knowledge of the process.

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US STOCKS-Wall Street closes higher as tech rally squashes virus fears - Reuters UK

Technology stocks again rode to Wall Street's rescue on Friday, lifting the main indexes more than 1%, but the Dow and the S&P 500 still posted their longest weekly losing streaks in a year as fears of a slowing economy sparked an almost month-long rout.

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Dax Shepard reveals he relapsed after 16 years of sobriety - CNN

After 16 years of being sober, actor and comedian Dax Shepard revealed he has been battling an opioid addiction.

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Vin Diesel Debuts Song On 'Kelly Clarkson Show' And Twitter Users Cringe - HuffPost

One person sagely noted, "No dystopian fiction could have imagined the present reality."

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How Do Children Fight Off the Coronavirus? - The New York Times

The secret may lie in an “innate” immune response that targets unrecognized invaders, scientists say.

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Donald Trump: Election results won't be known until AFTER November 3 - Daily Mail

President Donald Trump said Friday that the winner of the presidential race will not be known on Election Day, days after refusing to state there would be a peaceful transfer of power.

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RBG's personal trainer pays homage with a casket-side pushup - Fox News

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s personal trainer paid homage to the late justice by doing several pushups next to her casket at the U.S. Capitol.

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All 45 seasons of Saturday Night Live are coming to Peacock - The Verge

Months after Peacock launched, the entire Saturday Night Live library is heading to NBCUniversal’s streaming platform. It’s a big win for Peacock, especially in lieu of a recent deal with Roku.

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Vietnam police found 320,000 used condoms being cleaned, repackaged for sale - USA TODAY

A market inspector said the owner of the factory, a 34-year-old woman, confessed that they bought the used condoms from a man in the province.

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Louisville cop who called BLM protesters 'punks' is relieved of duty - New York Post

The white Louisville, Kentucky, police major who belittled Black Lives Matter protesters in an email — calling them “punks” who will be living in their parents’ basements all thei…