|Carrie Underwood makes chart history|
Carrie Underwood just became the first female country artist to have four No. 1 albums at the top of the all-genre charts, according to Billboard.
© 2018 CNN 3:35am North West makes her runway debut
North West has continued her foray into fashion.
© 2018 CNN 3:35am AP Explains: The US push to boost 'quantum computing'
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. (AP) — A race by U.S. tech companies to build a new generation of powerful "quantum computers" could get a $1.3 billion boost from Congress, fueled in part by lawmakers' fear of growing competition from China.Legislation...
© 2018 NZ Herald 3:15am How to write a will that won't trigger a family feud
Creating an estate plan is a gift to the people you leave behind. By expressing your wishes, you're trying to guide your loved ones at a difficult, emotional time.All too often, though, well-meaning people do things destined to...
© 2018 NZ Herald 3:15am Private jets, favors to son detailed in FIFA official's case
GENEVA (AP) — FIFA spent $11.7 million in less than three years on private jets, including luxury sight-seeing trips for a top official, a newly published legal document shows.Jerome Valcke, then the FIFA secretary general, was...
© 2018 NZ Herald 3:15am Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker lands in Sheffield for red carpet premiere
Jodie Whittaker unveils the first episode of her Doctor Who series to fans.
© 2018 BBCWorld 2:55am Germany looking to sell costly, rarely used drone to Canada
BERLIN (AP) — Germany wants to sell Canada a second-hand drone that's cost over 700 million euros ($823 million) — without many of the core components it needs to fly.A government reply to opposition Left Party lawmakers states...
© 2018 NZ Herald 2:35am China shuts down 4,000 websites in purge on 'improper values'
It says it targeted "harmful" online content, spreading "improper values, vulgarity or obscenity".
© 2018 BBCWorld 2:05am Gamer with terminal cancer achieves 'Ultimate' goal
Chris Taylor who has bone cancer got to play Nintendo's Super Smash Bros. Ultimate game early following a social media campaign.
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Fall TV: 'Manifest,' 'FBI' lead wave of new flights, but don't land
Fall TV is underway. Previewing some of this week's new network series premieres:
© 2018 CNN 3:35am 'Murphy Brown,' 'Magnum P.I.' get very different makeovers
"Murphy Brown" and "Magnum P.I." return to the CBS lineup this week, giving the network an it's-the-'80s-all-over-again one-two marketing punch. These are, however, very different makeovers -- the first a contemporary, Trump-referencing revival that occasionally suffers from over-reaching for topicality; the latter a light, blue-skies reboot, on a network whose lineup already features similar updates of "Hawaii Five-O" and "MacGyver."
© 2018 CNN 3:35am Global stocks slip after US and China impose new tariffs
NEW YORK (AP) — Global stocks are slipping Monday after the U.S. and China officially placed new tariffs on each other's goods. China also reportedly pulled out of a meeting to discuss further trade talks. Oil prices are climbing...
© 2018 NZ Herald 3:15am Tommy McDonald, speedy Hall of Fame receiver, dies at 84
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tommy McDonald, the small, speedy and sure-handed receiver who teamed with quarterback Norm Van Brocklin to help the Philadelphia Eagles win the 1960 NFL championship, has died. He was 84.His death was announced...
© 2018 NZ Herald 3:15am Players' union reiterates disapproval of league match in US
MADRID (AP) — The Spanish players' association remains against the league's plan to play a regular-season match in the United States despite receiving more detailed information.The association was not convinced with the league's...
© 2018 NZ Herald 3:15am Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern uses New York platform to boost climate change funding
it may be controversial at home - but Jacinda Ardern's announcement of New Zealand's oil and gas ban at a key climate change event in New York has had a warm response.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 2:55am Weight Watchers slims down name to WW
NEW YORK (AP) — Weight Watchers is trimming its name to just two letters: WW.The company says it is renaming itself to focus more on overall wellness and not just dieting. Its app, for example, will offer tips and meditation and...
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