Europe's most densely populated square kilometres – mapped

Europe's most densely populated square kilometres – mapped

15: London, England Most densely populated 1km sq: 20,477 people. Britain’s most densely populated square kilometre is in west London. It has just over 20,000 people living there – roughly a 10th of the most closely packed area in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Cardiff contains Wales’s densest sq km with 11,291 people; Edinburgh has Scotland’s with 11,069 […]

Asbury Park Press Sports Awards nears with celebrity guest Mike Piazza

Asbury Park Press Sports Awards nears with celebrity guest Mike Piazza

Asbury Park Press Published 6:00 a.m. ET March 22, 2018 CLOSE The second annual sports awards banquet held at Red Bank’s Count Basie Theater celebrated the best in Jersey Shore high school sports Brian Johnston Buy Photo People arrive for the Jersey Shore Sports Awards dinner at Monmouth University Monday, June 13, 2016.(Photo: Thomas P. […]

YouTube gun ban drives bloggers to PornHub

YouTube gun ban drives bloggers to PornHub

Image copyright YouTube / InRangeTV Image caption InRangeTV has moved some of its videos to PornHub YouTube has banned videos that show people how to manufacture or modify guns and their accessories. It had already banned videos linked to the sale of guns and accessories. Many firearms enthusiasts noticed that some of their videos had […]

Morning Brief: Trump to announce $50B in new tariffs against China

Morning Brief: Trump to announce $50B in new tariffs against China

Thursday, March 22, 2018 What to watch today Wednesday was highlighted by the Federal Reserve’s FOMC statement and press conference. Among other things, the Fed Chair Jerome Powell said that an escalation of trade tensions around the U.S.’s tariff policy could cause the economy to slow down and force the Fed to reassess its economic […]

Back pain: we're treating it all wrong

Back pain: we're treating it all wrong

Credit: Monash University Imagine a medical condition that becomes worse the more it’s treated – let’s call it Malady X. Millions are spent on expensive therapies, on surgery, injections and pills, yet Malady X continues to strike down the young and the old, and especially the poor. In less affluent times, Malady X sufferers kept […]

How Lillard and the Blazers found a brand new ceiling

How Lillard and the Blazers found a brand new ceiling

As the calendar flipped to 2018, the Portland Trail Blazers found themselves facing an existential crisis. They were barely over .500, the same place they had been stuck ever since Wesley Matthews‘ Achilles tendon ripped and LaMarcus Aldridge bolted. Their once-flowing offense had sunk to 27th in points per possession. Something elemental was off, something […]

YouTube to 'Frustrate and Seduce' You Into Paying for Music

YouTube to 'Frustrate and Seduce' You Into Paying for Music

A YouTube-branded music subscription service is about to be launched, and ads will be used to frustrate you into subscribing. When it comes to music, YouTube is feeling the pressure on all sides. The music industry wants more money for its content, there’s growing competition from dedicated music services such as Spotify and Apple Music, […]

The Savviest Tech Investor You've Never Heard of Is Selling Down Tencent

The Savviest Tech Investor You've Never Heard of Is Selling Down Tencent

Updated March 22, 2018 7:53 a.m. ET One of the oldest and largest investors in Tencent Holdings Ltd. plans to sell more than $10 billion worth of shares in the Chinese internet giant, partially cashing out of one of the world’s most lucrative tech bets at a time of turbulence for the sector. Naspers Ltd., […]

Senior Chinese diplomat to visit South Africa in first trip since reshuffle

Senior Chinese diplomat to visit South Africa in first trip since reshuffle

BEIJING (Reuters) – Senior Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi will visit South Africa this week in the first foreign visit by a top official since China’s government reshuffle, the foreign ministry said on Thursday, offering details on a new role for the veteran envoy. FILE PHOTO: Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi speaks during a meeting with […]