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The Tory contest shows that the Brexiters’ dream is dying before their very eyes | Rafael Behr

They once thought leaving the EU would work wonders. Now they don’t care what it achieves as long as it is doneBrexit is the reason the Conservatives are choosing a new l...

The Tory contest shows that the Brexiters’ dream is dying before their very eyes | Rafael Behr

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Brexit is a sham, but Theresa May just won’t admit it | Rafael Behr ‘No deal is better than a bad deal’ was never true. Even as May’s power drains away, she can’t bring herself to come cleanHans Christian Andersen did ...
16:48, 05/21/2019

Brexiteers want a leader with Trump’s swagger. That would be the ruin of Britain | Rafael Behr The president gets away with his boorishness because the US is a hyperpower. A cut-price UK version would be a disasterDonald Trump’s presidency and B...
17:48, 06/04/2019

Johnson can’t escape the clutches of May’s zombie Brexit deal | Rafael Behr He may play the rightwing populist, but don’t be surprised if the prime minister ditches his determination to leave without a dealIn schlock horror mo...
16:32, 09/10/2019

Just as in 1914, the Brexit buildup is making calamity feel inevitable | Rafael Behr The Damascene moment remainers hoped for shows no sign of coming, and disaster feels all too predictableThe historian AJP Taylor argued that Europe wa...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Brace yourself, Britain, for a long stint of bad government under Boris Johnson | Rafael Behr Recent history has shown rogue leaders can win elections. Our new PM can be unfit for office but effective at staying thereIf Boris Johnson is the ans...
19:16, 07/23/2019

Tory leadership contest: Boris Johnson given new boost with further endorsements as Tory MPs begin first round of voting EXCLUSIVE: Two centre ground Tories back leadership frontrunner Read live updates as Tory MPs go to the ballot box in first round of voting in Tory le...
03:48, 06/13/2019

Your A to Z guide to the Tory leadership contest Conservative MPs are on manoeuvres for the top job — but what do they all stand for? From B for Brexit to I for infighting and V for victory, Julian G...
07:00, 05/30/2019

Boris Johnson on course to win Tory leadership contest Former foreign secretary likely to win by substantial margin over his rival, Jeremy HuntLatest political developments – liveBoris Johnson is expected ...
02:48, 07/23/2019

Tory leadership contest: We have to deliver Brexit, says Cleverly Tory leadership hopeful James Cleverly says the government "absolutely has to deliver Brexit" which so far has been "delayed and delayed and delayed"....
11:48, 05/29/2019

Pluto’s atmosphere might be dying right before our eyes Pluto, the once-planet and now-dwarf-planet, is an incredibly hostile world as far as life is concerned. Pluto, which sits near the edges of the solar...
05:00, 05/02/2019

Voting set to close in Tory leadership contest as race for No 10 nears end Boris Johnson has insisted Britain can leave the European Union with a deal by 31 October if the country rediscovers its "sense of mission", with voti...
00:48, 07/22/2019

Johnson comfortably wins first ballot of Tory leadership contest Boris Johnson has comfortably won the opening round of the Conservative leadership contest, as the frontrunner easily cleared the first hurdle to beco...
10:48, 06/13/2019

'I'm surprised': Stewart eliminated from Tory contest with Brexit warning Defeated Conservative leadership contender Rory Stewart has warned the four remaining candidates against promises they "can't deliver" after being eli...
14:32, 06/19/2019

Numbers game: the subterfuge and suspicion of a Tory leadership contest The MP paused to check his phone, sighed, and turned casually to a colleague waiting at the same lift in Portcullis House. "Boris is inviting me for a...
08:00, 06/13/2019

Sajid Javid knocked out in fourth round of Tory leadership contest Boris Johnson, Michael Gove and Jeremy Hunt will face fifth vote to decide final two candidates later on ThursdayConservative leadership - latest news...
08:32, 06/20/2019

Tory leadership race: Contest to narrow down as MPs hold first ballot after intense week of pitches The race to become the next prime minister is set to narrow as Conservative MPs hold the first ballot of the contest following an intense week of lead...
03:48, 06/13/2019

Tory leadership contest: What happens next as Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt battle for their spot in Number 10? Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will battle it out to become the next Prime Minister, taking part in 16 hustings events across England, Scotland and Wal...
15:00, 06/20/2019

Tory leadership contest: Boris Johnson comes under fire from rivals for rejecting Brexit delay as he breaks cover for TV debate Boris Johnson came under fire from his Tory leadership rivals for promising to reject a delay to Brexit as the contenders went head-to-head in a live ...
15:00, 06/18/2019

Tory leadership contest: Party chairman Brandon Lewis under fire for hiring seven helicopters and private plane for hustings Tory party chairman Brandon Lewis is under fire from allies of Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt for organising seven helicopter flights and a private pla...
07:48, 07/02/2019

| Tokyo or bust as Tiger eyes Olympic dream Tiger Woods is setting his sights on next year's Olympic games, driven on by the knowledge that he may not get many more chances to add a gold medal t...
05:48, 06/12/2019

Cycling: Australian Ewan eyes dream Tour debut with Brussels win Australian speedster Caleb Ewan is aiming to start his Tour de France career with a bang and sprint to victory in Saturday's opening stage which start...
09:48, 07/04/2019

Rafael Nadal Shows Why the Young Guard Will Have to Wait Against 23-year-old Daniil Medvedev, Nadal again proved the logic-defying dominance of the Big Three: He, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are still a...
17:48, 09/09/2019

Rafael Nadal sweeps Yannick Maden aside and shows why he is favourite • Spaniard defeats German 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 in Paris• Roger Federer continues comeback on clayIt usually takes only a couple of matches for Rafael Nadal t...
14:00, 05/29/2019

Boris Johnson Shows Strength in Conservative Leadership Contest Mr. Johnson received 114 of the 313 votes in the first round of balloting to find a successor to Theresa May. His nearest challenger, Jeremy Hunt, had...
10:48, 06/13/2019

Vote Count in Australian Election Shows Close Contest (CANBERRA, Australia) — The vote count in Australia’s general election on Saturday was proving closer than opinion polls had predicted, wi...
08:16, 05/18/2019

Tory MP under fire as footage shows him holding activist by back of neck as he removes her from speech A Tory MP has come under fire after video footage showed him physically removing a climate change activist from a high-profile dinner at Mansion House...
19:32, 06/20/2019

Double whammy shows the tenuousness of Mets’ playoff dream ATLANTA — The Braves have so much athleticism and talent, starting with leadoff slugger Ronald Acuna Jr., who wrecked the Mets on Tuesday night. The M...
06:00, 08/14/2019

People Prefer Dogs With Sad Puppy Eyes, Research Shows (NEW YORK) — What’s behind those hard-to-resist puppy dog eyes? New research suggests that over thousands of years of dog domestication, p...
22:00, 06/17/2019

Home hero Rory McIlroy shows his class even as Open dream slips away The Irishman could not make amends for his nightmare start but his magic and mistakes gripped Portrush until his final shotIt might have been the best...
10:32, 07/20/2019

Star Trek's Ira Steven Behr Looks Back on the Complex Legacy of Deep Space Nine Twenty-six years after it first debuted, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine is now seen as one of the franchise’s finest entries. The series was a dark examin...
11:16, 05/03/2019

“Dream Shot” by Lute Olson Fantasy dream camper makes more UA memories TUCSON – The 2019 Lute Olson Adult Fantasy Basketball camp is in full swing.  It’s a chance for die-hard-fans to get “up, close & pe...
00:32, 08/25/2019

Meek Mill Keeps the Dream Going With Launch of Dream Chasers Records It might be official: Meek Mill is better at catching the dreams he’s chasing than everyone else. Meek Mill (born Robert Williams) and RocNation annou...
21:48, 07/24/2019

Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte Is a Fantastical Dream Within a Dream Quichotte, the Booker Prize long-listed 14th novel from Salman Rushdie, is pitched as a “Don Quixote for the modern age,” but the bookR...
17:32, 08/22/2019

What's the record at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest? Here's that and more of the craziest eating contest records The Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island has become appointment viewing over the last decade-plus. Here's the record   ...
11:00, 07/04/2019

My Husband Is Dying Every Day Ron Fellows played cornerback for the Dallas Cowboys and Los Angeles Raiders from 1981–1988. He intercepted 19 passes and scored three touchdowns, inc...
10:32, 08/26/2019

Risks of dying from pneumonia Pneumonia is a disease that can kill. Risk factors include age, with very young children and older adults at a higher risk than others. Existing medic...
21:16, 06/25/2019

Rural Hospitals Are Dying The Affordable Care Act was supposed to expand Medicaid nationwide, but the Supreme Court’s decision to allow states to opt out of Medicare expansion ...
17:48, 07/30/2019

Teunissen: I saw everyone dying… it’s unbelievable! "Mike Teunissen pipped Peter Sagan on the opening stage of the Tour de France after an incident-packed finale saw a large chunk of the peloton wiped o...
14:16, 07/06/2019

Aid in Dying Soon Will be Available to More Americans. Few Will Choose It. By October, more than one in five U.S. adults will be able to obtain lethal prescriptions if terminally ill. But for those who try, obstacles remain....
10:48, 07/08/2019

Covering Mugabe for Reuters - 'You're the one who says I'm dying?' Retired correspondent Cris Chinaka worked for Reuters in Harare from 1990 to 2015. Before that he reported on Zimbabwe for the ZIANA news agency and M...
13:32, 09/06/2019

Are You Dying? Ask a Doctor All Your Health Questions at 1 PM EDT That weird, occasional pain in your back has been bothering you for a while, but it doesn’t seem like quite enough of a problem to schedule a full-on ...
10:48, 06/11/2019

More elderly Americans dying from falls (Reuters Health) - Death rates from falls are rising among elderly Americans - and climbing fastest among seniors in their 90s, a U.S. study suggests....
10:48, 06/04/2019

Are You Dying? Ask Two Doctors Your Health Questions at 1 PM EST It’s that time again: Our favorite doctors are back to talk you through whatever health problem ails you, no matter how small or bizarre you think it ...
10:32, 05/16/2019

Rural Hospitals Are Dying, and So Are Their Patients It is a dreary Monday on the East Coast, and I have a dreary story of American neglect and misery for you: the Washington Post published a remarkable ...
09:48, 05/13/2019

The Christian church: Dying out or thriving like never before? In Germany priests often preach to empty church benches while in Zambia, Christian churches play a leading role in society. At the Religions for Peace...
15:32, 08/21/2019

Why so many people are dying on top of Mount Everest Mount Everest. It's big. It's dangerous — and, more and more, it's crowded. In fact, the world's tallest mountain is getting so cr...
19:00, 06/07/2019

The gifts our dying dog gave to my sons He did his greatest educating in old age, showing our family how to live with infirmities and without self-pity, and in the end, how dying and dead ar...
12:00, 05/31/2019

Ady Barkan Won’t Let Dying Stop His Activism Democratic presidential candidates are flocking to California to meet Mr. Barkan, who is dying of A.L.S. But the sicker he gets, the more famous he be...
14:32, 09/19/2019

Today I have to talk to three of my patients about dying. This is how I do it It’s tempting to put these all-important conversations off but the consequences can be direIt’s 9.15am. The medical team is full of energy and caffein...
12:48, 06/06/2019

Why are people still dying of malaria when we have a treatment? Ugandan inventor Brian Gitta created a way to test for malaria without a blood sample. He hopes it will help people get vital treatment faster, and en...
07:32, 08/26/2019

Dying Gasp of One Local Newspaper The Warroad Pioneer, a pillar of its small Minnesota town, ended its 121-year run with bloody marys, bold type and gloom about the void it would leave...
03:48, 08/01/2019

Why are so many people dying in US prisons and jails? The number of Americans dying while incarcerated has surged while the US prison population has increased by 500% over the last 40 yearsOn 10 July 2015...
11:00, 05/26/2019

A Dying Craft, Made to Order On the outskirts of Mexico City, a cobbler makes handmade soccer cleats in a family workshop, preserving a tradition all but extinct in the era of mas...
06:00, 05/06/2019

Dogs Are Dying Suddenly in Norway Hundreds of dogs have been sickened by a mysterious bowel illness that has killed over two dozen pets. Bacteria and wild mushrooms are among the possi...
15:00, 09/10/2019

The Endless Intensity of Rafael Nadal The laser-eyed focus that Nadal has displayed since he joined the professional ranks is starkly evident even on a practice court, even on an off day....
08:32, 09/04/2019

Rafael Nadal is at his pinnacle and soon may be the greatest Eighteen times before he had won Grand Slam tournaments, but this might have been Rafael Nadal’s finest moment. For in the crucible that became a caul...
03:32, 09/09/2019

Rafael Nadal Is Tennis Jail “If you want to do or achieve something on the clay, inevitably, at some stage, you will go through Rafa,” Roger Federer said after his French Open qu...
15:00, 06/07/2019

Are You Dying?! Ask Two Doctors Your Trickiest Health Questions at 1 PM EDT Look, we get it. You’re busy. You’ve had that weird nagging pain in your side for a while, or maybe you have questions about your blood pressure—but y...
07:32, 09/10/2019

The Manual Corvette Started Dying Before The C8 Even Debuted The eighth-generation, mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette is, if its claimed pricing pans out, an astounding thing—it’s a car six decades in the making, an...
02:48, 08/06/2019

GOP Ghoul on Children Dying at the Border: 'Fine!' Republicans have made it known just how they feel about migrant children being treated ruthlessly and dying at the border (hint: they do not care!!) b...
13:16, 05/29/2019

The naked truth: is naturism dying out in Germany? The practice of FKK – being naked in nature – has declined because of a new nudity taboo. But some groups report a rise in membershipFor decades Germa...
03:32, 08/08/2019

AI can gauge the risk of dying from heart conditions AI's ability to predict threats to your health could soon include deadly heart conditions. Researchers at MIT's CSAIL have developed a mach...
06:16, 09/16/2019

Woman, 93, arrested as a dying wish after being ‘good all her life’ Josie Birds said to have ‘thoroughly enjoyed’ gesture by Greater Manchester policeOne of the UK’s largest police forces apparently arrested a 93-year-...
00:00, 06/26/2019

| Australia cancer sufferer first to use new assisted dying law A 61-year-old cancer patient has become the first person in over two decades to die under controversial assisted dying laws in Australia, a charity sa...
11:16, 08/05/2019

Are Intel Apollo Lake processors already dying? Update: Intel has been in contact to say that the original Product Change Notification (PCN) it released had incorrect information, and it has since r...
13:01, 09/11/2019

It's the Democrats' Fault That Migrants Are Dying, Trump Says During a news conference on Tuesday, Donald Trump was quick to point out who was actually to blame for the devastating image of a man and his 23-month...
16:48, 06/26/2019

Thumbs Down Guy seeks help with medical bills after nearly dying Gary Dunaier, more famously known as the Thumbs Down Guy, racked up more than $30,000 in bills after a recent medical mishap.     ...
21:16, 06/26/2019

Climate Activism Is Feminism In a Dying World In the absence of clear, concise, and unified action from elected officials around the world to fight the climate crisis, it’s the utmost bullshit tha...
20:35, 09/20/2019

Horses keep dying at Santa Anita racetrack. Here's what we know Animal rights activists are again calling for races to be suspended at Santa Anita Park amid a string of horse deaths that forced the park to temporar...
17:32, 05/28/2019

When Will America Save Black Mothers From Dying? Never, Without Us “I have taken trauma and turned it into triumph,” says Brittany “Tru” Kellman, founder of Jamaa Birth Village in Ferguson, Mo. At the age of 13, Kellm...
17:48, 09/16/2019

iPhone 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max Review: The Battery Life We've Been Dying For With the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro models, Apple finally addressed the biggest user concern: battery life. Personal technology columnist Joanna Stern revie...
05:32, 09/17/2019

Fireflies are dying out because people are destroying their habitats Firefly researchers and advocates say the insect is on the decline as more and more of its habitats are consumed by development.    &#...
10:16, 08/01/2019

No, the Great American Bread Machine isn't dying The most recent census report on U.S. household income contained some fundamental good news that should be celebrated. Stated in constant 2018 dollars...
10:32, 09/19/2019

Are You Dying? Ask Two Doctors Your Health Questions at 1 PM EDT [Update: Over] It’s that time again, chickadees: Time to ask all those questions about your health that you’ve been putting off (or let’s be honest, forgetting) for ...
12:33, 08/13/2019

50 years after the Stonewall riots, is NYC’s gay-bar culture dying? On Friday, New York City — and the world — is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising. In the decades since the riots, the gay-righ...
19:32, 06/28/2019

'Shop Contest: Why So Serious? The world will get a new Joker film in October. But some folks, including some film critics, have already seen the film and the reviews are surprising...
14:16, 09/01/2019

The best TV shows on Hulu: 25 must-watch TV shows and series Hulu doesn't get enough credit. The streaming service might not have the same audience of Netflix or Amazon Prime Video, but it's not lackin...
20:48, 07/24/2019

Stefanos Tsitsipas Became One Of The Few To Take Out Rafael Nadal On Clay He’d won over Federer on fast hard court at a major, and he’d won over Djokovic on slow hard court at a masters. Saturday brought an even thornier tes...
15:00, 05/13/2019

Rafael Nadal rolls into US Open semifinals Unlike his arch rival Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal is into the Flushing Final Four. Nadal advanced to his eighth U.S. Open semifinal after repelling gr...
03:32, 09/05/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal needs four sets in third round win Rafael Nadal had a rare losing set in his toughest match so far at the 2019 French Open, but still slipped by David Goffin to reach the fourth round o...
21:32, 05/31/2019

Factbox: Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal A look at the records of Switzerland's Roger Federer and Spain's Rafael Nadal before their semi-final meeting at the French Open on Friday (prefix num...
23:48, 06/06/2019

Woman dying of cervical cancer at 25: ‘Pap smear could have saved me’ Her youth has cut her life short. After experiencing constant, severe bleeding and back pain, Paige Hart, 25, was diagnosed in November with cervical ...
11:32, 09/19/2019

Mobile VR’s dying gasps mean new life for standalone and tethered VR The low end of the VR market may be collapsing, but it's going to force higher-performance VR platforms to change their pricing and technologies.Read ...
14:16, 05/10/2019

'People are dying': how the climate crisis has sparked an exodus to the US As part of the Running Dry series, the Guardian looks at how drought and famine are forcing Guatemalan families to choose between starvation and migra...
03:48, 07/29/2019

A Low-Fat Diet May Lower the Risk of Dying from Breast Cancer Breast cancer treatments have come a long way in recent decades, but understanding how to prevent tumors from forming in the first place has been a ma...
15:48, 05/15/2019

A Dying Town, a Crumbling Hotel and the Water That Could Restore Both Business leaders in Mineral Wells, Tex., are rallying behind a $65 million renovation plan to reopen the Baker Hotel and cement a downtown revitalizat...
11:00, 09/10/2019

Wink murder: is the lascivious gesture dying a death? When the Trumps came to tea, the Duchesss of Cornwall winked, and people were amused. But is such an exclusionary gesture still OK?When the Trumps wen...
04:32, 06/24/2019

Euthanasia and assisted dying rates are soaring. But where are they legal? It is available in a growing number of countries and jurisdictions – but not the UK, where it remains outlawed“The main difference between euthanasia ...
06:48, 07/15/2019

‘Our people are dying’: Australia’s climate confrontation in the Pacific Leaders at this week’s Pacific Islands Forum couldn’t disguise their anger over Canberra’s climate crisis ‘red lines’It was always going to be a showd...
04:48, 08/18/2019

Can Someone Good at the Economy Please Help, My Big Gaudy Apartment Building Is Dying President Donald Trump’s golden Manhattan skyscraper is ostensibly the flagship property of the Trump family’s global empire. But, according to an ana...
10:48, 05/14/2019

Eating less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer For the first time, a large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman’s risk of dying of b...
15:00, 05/16/2019

Dying Light 2 and a new Tencent game get Nvidia RTX ray tracing Nvidia announced a couple of new games that are getting support for its ray tracing technology including Dying Light 2 and Synced: Off-Planet.Read Mor...
08:48, 08/19/2019

Green turtles are dying because they are mistaking plastic for food Green turtles are at risk of death from the plastic floating in the oceans because they think it is food, according to a new study. The plastics often...
17:16, 08/09/2019

From sex to money: the eight deep discussions that can save a dying relationship John and Julie Gottman have devised dates for ailing couples – but how many are ready for this level of openness and sincerity?How often do we really ...
06:32, 09/03/2019

As His Wife Lay Dying, an Architect Brought Her Building to Life William Pedersen expanded and renovated a history center at his summer home on Shelter Island after he and his wife, Elizabeth Pedersen, spearheaded t...
16:48, 07/30/2019

Mom allegedly fed fast food to dying obese child A United Kingdom mother who purportedly called her obese child a “doughnut” and prevented the teen from participating in physical activities, allegedl...
16:01, 09/13/2019

Dying the Christian Science way: the horror of my father’s last days The anti-medical dogma of Christian Science led my father to an agonising death. Now the church itself is in decline – and it can’t happen fast enough...
00:16, 08/06/2019

Medicare for All: activist dying of ALS testifies via eye movements at hearing ‘My story is tragic but not unique,’ Ady Bryant tells lawmakers as he pushes for healthcare overhaulAdy Barkan has lost his ability to speak, but he h...
14:48, 05/01/2019

6-year-old boy starts lemonade stand to fund dad’s dying wish for mom He was fulfilling his dad’s dying wish. Brady Campbell, 6, of Colorado, used the money he earned from a lemonade stand to take his widowed mothe...
11:48, 08/05/2019

Dying mom’s final wish: Son’s hospital room graduation ceremony Marilyn Siets had one big thing keeping her going: Her baby boy, Noah, was graduating from high school in three weeks. But as her organs started faili...
10:48, 05/24/2019

NYPD cop says ‘there’s one less a–hole to sue us’ while watching video of suspect dying An NYPD cop was captured on video saying “there’s one less a–hole to sue us” as he watched helicopter footage that shows a masked Brooklyn...
13:32, 09/03/2019

Woman suffers from rare ‘sex headaches’: ‘I thought I was dying’ Mind-blowing sex may sound like your ideal night, but for some, the phrase has more painful connotations. These blinding headaches, caused by orgasms ...
11:16, 06/11/2019

Cords are dying: These smartphones don't have headphone jacks The iPhone 7, 8 and X don't have a headphone jack. Samsung's new Note 11 reportedly will join the Apple-led ranks. Others who killed the aud...
12:16, 08/02/2019

'Thumbs Down Guy' looking for help with medical bills after emergency: 'I came really close to dying' A baseball fan who went viral for giving a thumbs down after a play during a game between the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays in 2017 is now askin...
10:16, 06/27/2019

Cops grant 93-year-old woman’s ‘dying wish’ to get arrested A goody-two-shoes granny in England was thrown in the slammer last weekend without committing a crime. It was, however, her “dying wish.” Josie Birds,...
01:00, 06/27/2019

'Dying of whiteness': why racism is at the heart of America's gun inaction The country’s refusal to pass new gun control laws has everything to do with defending racial hierarchy, says author Jonathan MetzlWhy does the United...
02:32, 08/09/2019

Dying for a new body: why so many deaths from plastic surgery tourism? New Yorkers flock to the Dominican Republic for cheaper plastic surgery procedures, but not all of them return home. Sharilene Cedeño used to joke wit...
10:00, 08/23/2019

Phone battery dying? Here are some ways to get a full day on one charge Smartphone batteries can last through the evening if managed correctly. Close apps, adjust brightness and if all else fails, but an external battery. ...
03:48, 07/18/2019

Man had ‘father-son’ chat with dying son before fatal stabbing, prosecutors say A Texas dad shot his son, had a heart-to-heart chat with him as he was dying — and then stabbed him to death, prosecutors said. Sherman Shirley Fricks...
10:32, 06/04/2019

'Shop Contest: Why So Serious, Winners! We live in a society that loves photo manipulation contests. So, after the first reviews of the upcoming Joker film went live last week, I asked you f...
21:00, 09/07/2019

'Shop Contest: Oh No, Claptrap Borderlands 3 is out and that means Claptrap is back. Dread it. Run from it. Claptrap still arrives. He’s here to be funny and annoying. Oh and also m...
01:18, 09/16/2019

'Shop Contest: E3 2019 It’s that time of the year when we all gather around a computer screen or television and watch trailers and teasers. Surprises! Disappointments! Borin...
11:00, 06/09/2019

Mario Maker Contest: Going Up! For a long time, Mario went left to right and sometimes right to left. Life was good but simple. But over the years vertical sections and levels have ...
15:48, 09/21/2019

Why the next Tory leader may not become PM on Wednesday The arrival of the 77th prime minister on Wednesday will mark the first time in history the officeholder has been selected by a party membership rathe...
00:48, 07/22/2019

Football rumours: Rafael Benítez to return to Chelsea? Today’s nonsense knows how Chor Charoenying feelsRafael Benítez can certainly remember the good times. The warm welcome from the Stamford Bridge crowd...
06:48, 06/12/2019

Another Wimbledon Showdown for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal The longtime rivals, who will meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played three times at the All England Club. Here’s how The Times covered those ma...
01:48, 07/12/2019

Rafael Nadal races into third round of French Open He is one of tennis' best ever players and known for his attention to detail but Rafael Nadal didn't have any complicated scouting plans in place ahea...
09:00, 05/29/2019

Dominic Thiem Got Closer, But Rafael Nadal Still Stepped On Him Last year, in the first major final of his life, Dominic Thiem just seemed happy to be there. Flattened by a Rafael Nadal charging toward his 11th Fre...
14:48, 06/10/2019

Diego Schwartzman had no idea he was facing Rafael Nadal Diego Schwartzman made an unforced error after his big fourth-round victory Monday over No. 6 seed Alexander Zverev. He thought his next match in the ...
10:01, 09/04/2019

"Big Three" Era Quickly Coming To An End, Rafael Nadal Warns Fans Together with Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal has been part of a historic trio whose members own 54 of the past 65 Grand Slam men's sin...
23:00, 09/07/2019

| Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 12 French Open triumphs Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday when he defeated Dominic Thiem in the final for the second straight year. Let's look at his 12 t...
11:00, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal has momentum as new US Open threats emerge The U.S. Open begins Monday at Flushing Meadows. Here are five men to watch during the final grand slam tournament of the season: Novak Djokovic The d...
17:00, 08/24/2019

Rafael Nadal laments another missed opportunity to win Wimbledon For the second year in a row, Rafael Nadal came up just shy of making the Wimbledon final, losing out on another chance to win a Grand Slam not played...
18:32, 07/12/2019

Rafael Benítez says he would have stayed if Newcastle shared his vision Manager left St James’ Park at end of contract last weekBenítez blames ‘those at top of the club’ for his departureRafael Benítez has said he wanted t...
11:00, 07/01/2019

Roger Federer seeded above Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon Roger Federer has been seeded above Rafael Nadal for Wimbledon, despite the Spaniard being higher in the rankings       ...
04:32, 06/26/2019

Patrick McEnroe: Rafael Nadal won’t be stopped at US Open and beyond Rafael Nadal will take out Italian upstart Matteo Berrettini in Friday’s semifinals, win the U.S. Open, equal the great Roger Federer next year in Gra...
02:00, 09/06/2019

Dozens of wallabies in Australia are dying mysteriously. Some fear poisoning Since last Wednesday, at least 37 agile wallabies have been found dead in Cairns, Queensland. No one is sure yet why. Some fear poisoning.  ...
08:32, 08/27/2019

Astronauts Aren’t Dying From Space Radiation, New Research Suggests Excessive exposure to the Sun’s harmful rays is an occupational hazard endured by astronauts, who run the risk of contracting cancer and heart disease...
18:48, 07/04/2019

12-year-old boy restrained in bathtub with shackles, dog collar before dying: police A man and woman are facing charges in the death of a 12-year-old boy who was restrained in a motel bathtub with shackles and a dog shock collar before...
01:32, 05/29/2019

Cops nab 47-year-old man who allegedly dumped dying teen at hospital A 47-year-old man has been nabbed in the mysterious case of a dying 13-year-old girl dumped last week at a Massachusetts hospital. Carlos Rivera, 47, ...
09:16, 05/28/2019

There are reasons to be cheerful. These are the dying days of a rancid old order | Will Hutton In the UK and the US, the political wind will soon change in favour of those demanding good governmentDon’t despair. We may be living through an attem...
00:32, 08/11/2019

Couple vomited for hours before dying of mystery virus in Fiji The young Texas couple that died on a dream vacation to Fiji sent messages to their relatives complaining of numb hands and throwing up for eight hour...
10:48, 06/07/2019

‘People are dying’: Conditions at U.S. migrant camps are grave, report says “The state of human rights in the U.S.-Mexico borderlands is grave and is only getting worse,” the Border Network for Human Rights said in its report....
04:00, 06/15/2019

Tucked review – moving tale of a dying drag queen Derren Nesbitt is terrific as an ageing club performer who rescues a young singer from homophobic attackersAn ageing drag queen gets a diagnosis of te...
12:32, 05/16/2019

PC gaming is dying? Nope, Ubisoft just made more cash from PC games than PS4 Ubisoft’s most recent financial results have revealed that its PC games made more money than any other platform.When it came to the first quart...
06:16, 07/19/2019

Tens of thousands of palm trees dying from bacterial disease An icon deep rooted in the landscape and heart’s of Florida’s community is in trouble. Florida’s official state trees are dying from a fatal disease. ...
07:32, 08/29/2019

More young adults in the US are dying from heart failure, study finds Premature deaths caused by heart failure are on the rise in the United States, especially among young black men, according to a new study by Northwest...
12:48, 05/06/2019

‘PLEASE DO NOT SEND ANY DEPOSITS,’ begs dying shitcoin factory Cryptopia It seems some overzealous cryptocurrency traders didn’t get the memo that exchange service Cryptopia is shutting down – and they’re still trying to ma...
05:48, 05/16/2019

The Internet Is Dying to Know if Nicki Minaj Is Married After She Takes Boyfriend's Last Name Nicki Minaj goes by a lot of names: Onika, Barbie... Mrs. Petty. That's right. It looks like the rapper is now taking on the last name of her beau Ke...
23:32, 08/16/2019

Like a natural woman: why taboos about discussing the female body are dying Periods, miscarriage and menopause were traditionally ‘private topics’. A raft of new books is changing thatWhen comedian Eleanor Thom first decided t...
09:16, 07/20/2019

AP PHOTOS: Nepal’s painter caste struggles to save dying art AP PHOTOS: Nepal’s artistic caste struggles to save their dying art of painting Hindu gods as the younger generation leaves for work and school and tr...
20:00, 08/28/2019

Children are still dying in Yemen war, despite partial ceasefire, says UNICEF chief Responding to the violent deaths of five children in the Yemeni port city of Hudaydah on Thursday, Henrietta Fore, Executive Director of the United Na...
10:16, 04/28/2019

Jodie Chesney murder trial: I cradled her as she lay dying, says boyfriend The boyfriend of Jodie Chesney, who died after being stabbed in the back in an east London park, told a court today the couple had been "chilling out ...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Migrants stranded in Bosnia sleeping rough and dying: Red Cross Thousands of migrants and refugees, stranded in Bosnia on their way to Western Europe, are sleeping rough in parks and abandoned buildings and some ha...
06:48, 05/30/2019

Scientists spotted an incredibly old star breathing its dying breath Age is a relative thing. With our finite (and relatively short) lifespans, humans tend to think of anything older than 100 years as being “reall...
04:16, 08/06/2019

When Life Gives You Parkinson’s podcast: We’re dying here. It’s time to change the narrative In this special on-location episode of 'When Life Gives You Parkinson's,' we discuss the role of advocacy in Parkinson’s, especially as it relates to ...
21:16, 06/04/2019

Dying man who told cops ‘F–k you’ may have been targeted at weekend house party Police are investigating whether the killing of a Brooklyn man — who told cops “f—k you, son!” as he lay dying — is connected to a shootin...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Would you lie to your loved one about dying? Awkwafina's 'The Farewell' raises complex questions 'The Farewell' shocks moviegoers, who can't imagine withholding a diagnosis from a terminally ill person. But it's a common practice in many cultures....
16:49, 09/16/2019

Dying Light 2 Will Include Seven Huge Factions For Gamers To Explore After an exciting new trailer was shown at E3 2019, gamers are more excited than ever for the release of Dying Light 2. Now, Techland has released new...
06:32, 06/29/2019

Children under five dying at higher rate in Congo Ebola epidemic: WHO Children under five infected with Ebola in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are dying at a higher rate than other patients as their parents shun s...
16:32, 05/30/2019

Dying New Jersey woman identified twin sister as her killer A dying New Jersey woman identified her twin sister as her killer after being knifed in the chest during a fight outside their home, a judge revealed ...
13:00, 06/27/2019

By killing whales, Japan seeks to revive a dying industry After a 30-year ban, Japan has resumed commercial whaling in its waters. But with the appetite for whale meat in decline, is the industry sustainable?...
19:32, 07/02/2019

Women are dying in Indian Country. We must act | Debra Anne Haaland The epidemic of missing and murdered indigenous women has long been overlooked. That’s why I’m fighting for them in CongressWhat would you do if your ...
05:32, 05/02/2019

Mount Everest Is So Crowded That Climbers Are Dying In Traffic Jams Anjali Kulkarni, an Indian mountain climber, trained for six years to make it to the top of Mount Everest, the highest mountain peak in the world. She...
23:00, 05/24/2019

This Futuristic Blood Pressure Cuff Suggested All My Coworkers Are Dying High blood pressure: According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in three American adults has it. A Google search will tell you i...
11:00, 08/07/2019

Scientists scramble to learn why monarch butterflies are dying so quickly Scientists across the country are scrambling to learn why monarch butterflies are disappearing at such an alarming rate as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ...
06:16, 07/22/2019

Weigh-in for annual NYC hot dog eating contest Eleven-time men's champion Joey Chestnut and and five time women's champion, Miki Sudo weighed-in for the annual Nathan's Famous Intern...
15:48, 07/03/2019

'Shop Contest: E3 2019, Winners! Last week was E3 2019 and to celebrate that giant convention of trailers and teasers I asked you wonderful people to create some E3 announcements of y...
15:48, 06/15/2019

'Shop Contest: Switch Lites For Everyone The Switch Mini Lite was revealed and it looks sooooo good. I already own a Switch and never play it in portable mode, but I still want one of these b...
12:00, 07/14/2019

Pokémon T-Shirt Contest Winners Are The Very Best, Like No One Ever Was The Japanese clothing company Uniqlo has announced the winners of its Pokémon-themed T-shirt design contest. While the first-place design will be incl...
15:32, 05/21/2019

'Shop Contest: OH GOD, CATS, Winners! Last week the world was given the nightmare creation that is the trailer for the Cats movie. I asked you wonderful readers of Kotaku to take these sca...
15:48, 07/27/2019

'Shop Contest: National Mustard Day Mustard. Love it or hate it, you have to at least admit it’s a fun word to say. And next weekend we celebrate National Mustard Day, a day in which peo...
14:16, 07/28/2019

Mario Maker Contest: International Cat Day International Cat Day happened this week, not to be confused with National Cat Day, which happens in October. Do cats deserve two different days dedic...
17:16, 08/10/2019

'Shop Contest: Happy Birthday! In a few days, August 20th to be precise, I celebrate my birthday. I’m having a party, but maybe you wonderful Kotaku readers can help plan a second p...
13:32, 08/18/2019

'Shop Contest: Freelancing After Making Super Mario Maker 2 was recently released and I’ve got Mario Maker 2 on the brain. I also wonder if making levels pays very well? Probably not. So con...
11:32, 07/07/2019

'Shop Contest: Oh No, Claptrap, Winners! Last week I asked you fine Kotaku readers to celebrate the release of Borderlands 3 by sticking Claptrap, the annoying robot sidekick from the games, ...
15:48, 09/21/2019

'Shop Contest: Keanu Reeves This isn’t the most surprising contest, I know. But look, what else was I going to do? The internet loves Keanu Reeves and he just appeared at E3 this...
11:00, 06/16/2019

'Shop Contest: It's Pumpkin Season This Monday is the first day of the Fall season. This is the last weekend of Summer. Outside, where I live at least, the temperature is dropping, the ...
11:18, 09/22/2019

The final two: What happens now in the Tory leadership race? Conservative MPs have chosen the final two candidates in the party's leadership race, with Tory members now to decide between Boris Johnson or Jeremy ...
17:32, 06/20/2019

Who won and who lost the Tory leadership debate? When the five Tory leadership candidates arrived for the first TV debate of the campaign at studios in east London, they were greeted by a woman in a ...
20:32, 06/16/2019

Sam Gyimah: ‘I am an outcast in the Tory party’ The former minister and rising star of Theresa May’s government reveals why he has joined the Liberal DemocratsSam Gyimah, the softly-spoken former To...
18:00, 09/14/2019

Tory MP to 'spend summer' considering Lib Dem defection A Conservative MP has suggested he will "spend the summer" deciding whether to defect to the Liberal Democrats due to his opposition to a no-deal Brex...
09:16, 07/31/2019

Next Tory PM will not be able to suspend parliament – Bercow Speaker says it is ‘blindingly obvious’ that no-deal Brexit cannot happen without vote• Latest political developments - liveJohn Bercow, the Speaker o...
12:48, 06/06/2019

Rafael Camacho to leave Liverpool and return to Sporting in £5m deal • Winger had been linked with Wolves, Milan and Schalke• Camacho refused to sign contract extension at AnfieldLiverpool have accepted an initial £5m f...
05:00, 06/28/2019

Can Roger Federer upset Rafael Nadal at the French Open? The way Roger Federer was talking ahead of his battle against Rafael Nadal at the French Open, you would think something especially crazy has to happe...
12:00, 06/06/2019

23 MMA thoughts, including why Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor should be revisited Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on the future for dos Anjos, including an intriguing potential opponent, as well as a glimpse of what to expect from...
09:32, 05/20/2019

Rafael Nadal Rallies To Beat Fabio Fognini In Montreal Rafael Nadal, who won his fourth title in Canada a year ago, needed almost two hours on Friday to overcome the Italian veteran who shocked him on clay...
00:16, 08/10/2019

Rafael Benítez suggests he is close to signing new Newcastle contract • Benítez confirms he has held ‘positive’ talks over his future• Manager says he will do Liverpool no favours on SaturdayRafael Benítez has suggested ...
15:16, 05/03/2019

Rafael Nadal looks good at US Open, and Tiger Woods approves Rafael Nadal came up with some spectacular shots during a four-set victory over 2014 champion Marin Cilic in the U.S. Open's fourth round  ...
10:00, 09/03/2019

Daniil Medvedev v Rafael Nadal: US Open men's final – live! Spaniard going for 19th grand slam title; Russian aiming for firstBianca Andreescu sees a remarkable vision come true at US OpenSerena Williams not gi...
14:00, 09/08/2019

Rafael Nadal riled by Nick Kyrgios but sees him off despite underarm ace • Spaniard wins 6-3, 3-6, 7-6, 7-6 after weeks-long war of words• Australian aims shot straight at Nadal and does not apologiseNick Kyrgios discovered...
16:32, 07/04/2019

Rafael Benítez to leave Newcastle when contract expires on Sunday • Club say they have ‘worked hard’ to extend manager’s deal• Newcastle announce they are disappointed with outcomeRafael Benítez will leave Newcastle ...
08:16, 06/24/2019

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallies to reach Rogers Cup semis Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallied to reach the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating No. 7 Fabio Fognini of Italy 2-6, 6-1, 6-2      ...
00:48, 08/10/2019

Will Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal serve up another Wimbledon epic? Echoes of 2008 will reverberate around Wimbledon on Friday, when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal step out on Centre Court for a repeat of what many reg...
15:32, 07/12/2019

Clay Fiend Rafael Nadal Finds Unlikely Second Home At US Open Rafael Nadal's latest coronation, his 19th Grand Slam title, reinforced the fact the slower courts of the US Open and his obliging knees have turned N...
00:32, 09/09/2019

With French Open title in hand, can Rafael Nadal win Wimbledon? No man has accomplished the Roland Garros-Wimbledon double since Nadal himself in 2010, but that's what Rafa is aiming for as he chases Grand Slam tit...
19:48, 06/10/2019

US Open Champion Rafael Nadal Hails One Of His "Most Emotional" Wins Rafael Nadal clinched his fourth US Open crown in thrilling fashion, squandering a two-set lead before outlasting Russian fifth seed Daniil Medvedev....
22:00, 09/08/2019

Rafael Nadal is just way too good for Roger Federer at French Open PARIS — Rafael Nadal made quick work of Roger Federer in their first French Open meeting since 2011, beating his rival 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 Friday in strong ...
08:48, 06/07/2019

Defending champ Rafael Nadal wins Rogers Cup opener Top-seeded Rafael Nadal opened his Rogers Cup title defense, beating England's Daniel Evans 7-6 (6), 6-4 in a second-round match delayed by rain ...
19:00, 08/07/2019

Rafael Nadal, Daniil Medvedev Advance to U.S. Open Men's Final Rafael Nadal needs one more win to put himself within one major title of the all-time record. He advanced to the U.S. Open men’s final by cruising pas...
13:00, 09/07/2019

2019 French Open: Players to bet on who aren’t Rafael Nadal Rafael Nadal has ruled the red clay of Roland Garros like no other player in the history of tennis. Nadal, who has won the French Open 11 times in the...
16:00, 05/25/2019

Rafael Nadal On The Up Again, David Ferrer Ends Career In Madrid Rafael Nadal has endured a turbulent few weeks after slipping to defeats in Monte Carlo and Barcelona last month before being hit by a stomach bug on ...
01:00, 05/09/2019

Rafael Nadal Advances To US Open Final Against Daniil Medvedev Rafael Nadal, an 18-time Grand Slam singles champion, advanced to his fifth US Open final on Friday by battling past Italy's Matteo Berrettini 7-6 (8/...
23:00, 09/06/2019

Even for Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal at the French Open is just impossible In their 39th career meeting and the most anticipated tennis match in years, the Spaniard mastered both his friendly rival and the wind to reach Sunda...
00:32, 06/08/2019

The Latest: Rafael Nadal reaches 33rd Slam SF at US Open Rafael Nadal has reached his 33rd Grand Slam semifinal and prevented Diego Schwartzman from making it to his first       ...
08:32, 09/05/2019

Opinion: Rafael Nadal humble matador once more, finds way to win when all is going wrong This US Open men's final reminds us how special Rafael Nadal is - from the way he plays and comports himself, match after match, year after year....
05:32, 09/09/2019

Roger Federer knows all too well all clay roads lead to Rafael Nadal With the media-billed "Swiss Open" behind him after a four-set win against fellow countryman Stan Wawrinka, Federer now turns to Nadal, the King of Cl...
17:00, 06/04/2019

For Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Rome Offered Something Novel: A Bagel In the 54th match between fierce rivals, the Italian Open final offered the first scoreless set by either player. Nadal hung on to win his first title...
15:48, 05/19/2019

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal remain on collision course at Wimbledon • Federer beats Lucas Pouille 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (4) in third round• Nadal thrashes Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-2, 6-3, 6-2It is now 11 long years since Rafael Na...
19:32, 07/06/2019

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Citing fatigue following his Rogers Cup title in Montreal Sunday, Rafael Nadal, the No. 2-ranked player in the world, has withdrawn from the W&S Open ...
04:48, 08/13/2019

U.S. Open: Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios cruise in first round Rafael Nadal dismissed John Millman in straight sets in the first round of the 2019 U.S. Open Tuesday, while Australian Nick Kyrgios also advanced in ...
06:32, 08/28/2019

Rafael Nadal Owns Roger Federer at Roland Garros The longtime rivals, who meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played five other times at the French Open. Here’s how The Times covered those matches...
00:16, 06/07/2019

Children are dying in border holding facilities. A top immigration official is pleading for help There's a crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders said Congress must pass emergency funding. &...
05:48, 06/20/2019

Japan's famous Nara deer dying from eating plastic bags Tourists warned not to feed the animals after plastic waste found in stomachs of several dead deerAuthorities in Japan’s ancient capital Nara are warn...
04:16, 07/10/2019

'People are dying': U.N official urges aid access for Myanmar's Rakhine state A U.N. official has urged Myanmar to grant aid workers "predictable, sustained access" to Rakhine state, where fighting between government troops and ...
01:32, 05/15/2019

Heart-pounding video of a dying drone rescue proves everything is better with Enya It’s a simple fact: No one is immune to the Orinoco flow, not even the fading batteries of a disastrously dying drone. Hence the delight with which Tw...
13:48, 08/10/2019

Army vet Tristin Laue marries girlfriend just hours before dying from cancer A 20-year-old Army veteran from Iowa married his girlfriend five hours being dying from liver cancer. Tristin Laue, of Waverly, proposed to his then-g...
03:32, 05/09/2019

Rape is not 'sex', and 'broken hearts' don't cause murder. Women are dying – and language matters A year after Jill Meagher was murdered, Tracy Connelly was too. The different ways each crime was reported speaks volumes In July 2013 a woman called ...
23:32, 08/31/2019

Bill Gates Says Steve Jobs Cast "Spells" To Keep Apple From Dying Apple's Steve Jobs was singular in his ability to take a company "on a path to die" and turn it into the world's most valuable -- in part by "casting ...
00:00, 07/08/2019

Dying pal of Nipsey Hussle tells NYPD cops ‘F–k you’ when asked to ID shooter A mortally wounded gangbanger hated cops so much, he defiantly refused to identify his killer — instead telling officers, “F–k you, son!” with o...
02:00, 08/22/2019

Women Are Dying in Car Accidents Because The Only Female Crash Test Dummy Weighs 110 Lbs. For years, it has been reported that women are significantly more likely to be injured in car crashes than men—Jezebel wrote about the phenomenon back...
12:00, 07/19/2019

The Memes of Game of Thrones’ Penultimate Episode Are So Good We’re Dying of Laughter Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones One of the most brutal shows ever has its moments that are pretty downright hilarious, and ev...
08:00, 05/13/2019

20-year-old fulfils last wish of marrying girlfriend hours before dying of liver cancer A 20-year-old man from Iowa was able to fulfil his wish of marrying his girlfriend just hours before losing his battle against a rare form of liver ca...
17:16, 05/07/2019

Londoners risk dying early because they're sat at their desks all day, new book suggests Modern Londoners are risking their long-term health from a "sedentary digital revolution" that has left humans inactive on an unprecedented scale, a r...
02:00, 06/09/2019

Carnival Cruise Line accused of not letting dying Pennsylvania man get off ship Carnival Cruise Line, the world's largest cruise operator, is being sued by the family of a 65-year-old passenger who died after allegedly not being a...
12:32, 06/13/2019

‘Rambo: Last Blood’ trailer: Is Stallone’s iconic action hero dying? Sure, the new trailer for “Rambo: Last Blood” starts with Sylvester Stallone in a rocking chair — but the 72-year-old is not done battling...
15:32, 05/30/2019

Dying Indiana woman weds fiance in hospital room ceremony A dying Indiana woman married her finance Tuesday with help from hospital staff who turned her room in a medical intensive care unit into a wedding ch...
01:32, 06/27/2019

Sleeping babies at risk of dying in car seats when used incorrectly, doctors warn A decade-long study of sleep-related deaths in infants has found that in more than 90 percent of cases involving car seats, the safety devices were no...
12:00, 05/22/2019

Amazon fires: the tribes fighting to save their dying rainforest – video Indigenous people in Brazil have vowed to protect their land as large swathes of the Amazon forest continue to burn. The largest rainforest in the wor...
10:00, 08/23/2019

More Millennials Are Dying ‘Deaths of Despair,’ as Overdose and Suicide Rates Climb There’s been a marked uptick in so-called deaths of despair—those involving drugs, alcohol or suicide—among millennials over the las...
13:32, 06/13/2019

Zendaya worries about one thing pretty often: Tom Holland dying because of his Spidey suit With all the stunts Tom Holland has to do as Spider-Man, it can become quite a dangerous job. He doesn’t do everything, but even just wearing his ski...
15:16, 07/01/2019

iFixit’s Samsung Galaxy Fold teardown reveals how the phone is dying These plastic bezels and their "light adhesive" are all that hold the display on to the Galaxy Fold. It migh...
06:32, 05/02/2019

Mom allegedly fed fast food to obese teen dying in hospital: report A United Kingdom mother who purportedly called her obese child a “doughnut” and prevented him from participating in physical activities allegedly fed ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Scotland’s golden eagles are dying in agony, all in the name of sport | Kevin McKenna Not even the survival of one of Earth’s most magnificent birds can be allowed to spoil the fun on the grouse moorsSomewhere bleak and unforgiving in S...
04:48, 08/18/2019

Civita di Bagnoregio - Italy’s Most Enchanting and Surreal Ancient Town Is Dying Civita di Bagnoregio is a small town located in Viterbo, a province in the central Italian region of Lazio. The town is situated about 120 kilometers ...
13:48, 06/14/2019

Dying CW star Travis Flores fell in love with husband on a hospital bed Travis Flores may be dying, but he’s the happiest he’s ever been. The star of CW’s “My Last Days” is awaiting a third lu...
02:16, 09/22/2019

U.S. officials knew bomb-sniffing dogs were dying from neglect in Jordan. They sent more. The State Department sent dozens of explosive-detection dogs to Jordan even after the agency in 2016 assessed a high degree of mistreatment and failur...
13:32, 09/16/2019

Man dies after taco-eating contest in California Fresno Grizzlies ‘devastated to learn’ of Dana Hutchings’ death following event at minor-league baseball gameA man died shortly after competing in a t...
20:32, 08/14/2019

I finished last in Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest — and I’m proud of it You don’t know Prudence DiBenedetto, but you’ve likely seen her before. The 32-year-old mother of one is a two-time contestant in the Nathan’s Hot Dog...
17:00, 07/03/2019

Mario Maker Contest: Summertime Fun, Winners! Last week I asked you fine Mario Makers to create some levels that were all about the summer heat. I got a ton of courses and each offering various ta...
11:32, 07/13/2019

'Shop Contest: Freelancing After Making, Winners! Construction work is hard work. So last week I asked you wonderful Kotaku readers to show me how the Mario Bros. make more money on the side. I got a ...
20:32, 07/13/2019

Opinion: Should the Eurovision Song Contest be politicized? Orthodox rabbis and pro-Palestine activists are fiercely critical of the Eurovision Song Contest this year in Israel. But most people just want to enj...
16:48, 05/17/2019

Actor Michael Madsen pleads no contest to DUI “Reservoir Dogs” actor Michael Madsen has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor drunken driving after crashing his SUV into a pole in Malibu, California, ...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Fragmented parliament complicates EU leadership contest The task of picking the five names that will hold the European Union's top jobs and guide its future just got harder after EU assembly elections highl...
18:48, 05/26/2019

'Shop Contest: Danny Trejo, Winners! Last week I asked you folks to create some images to honor and celebrate the man, myth, and legend himself, Danny Trejo. He recently saved a small chi...
13:32, 08/18/2019

42 Candidates To Contest In 3 Lok Sabha Seats In Jharkhand The electoral fortunes of 42 candidates including that of former Chief Minister and Union Minister Shibu Soren will be decided on Sunday in the final ...
02:32, 05/18/2019

Competitors weigh-in for Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Conestants weighed in Tuesday for the annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest on Coney Island. After a record-breaking performance last year, Joe...
15:32, 07/03/2019

Five Rounds: Rodriguez-Stephens ruled a no contest. Why? The UFC Mexico City main event finish between Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens turned an entertaining evening into a tumultuous one. What happened?...
07:16, 09/22/2019

'Shop Contest: National Fried Chicken Day Next weekend on July 6th, we all celebrate National Fried Chicken Day. Or at least we should. So instead of waiting until next weekend to do this cont...
11:32, 06/30/2019

Fortune and fame can be yours if you win Samsung's new contest; here's how to enter Now that Sir Jony Ive is leaving Apple to start his own design firm, do you think that you can step up and be the next in-house design superstar? Sams...
13:00, 06/28/2019

'Shop Contest: Happy 10 Years Stephen This month marks Editor-in-Chief Stephen Totilo’s 10th anniversary at Kotaku. A whole decade! Wow! In honor of this milestone, let’s take a look back ...
18:00, 05/12/2019

'Shop Contest: Death Stranding Baby We finally have a release date for Death Stranding and it actually turns out this game is coming out and will soon be playable. WEIRD! The star of the...
13:00, 06/02/2019

Semenya to contest 3,000-meters at Prefontaine Classic Caster Semenya will compete in the 3,000 meters at the Diamond League's Prefontaine Classic in Stanford, California on June 30, a distance she can rac...
23:00, 05/20/2019

"Wouldn't Have Allowed Sunny To Contest Had I Known...": Dharmendra Veteran actor and former BJP lawmaker Dharmendra on Sunday said he would not have allowed his son Sunny Deol to contest the national elections from Pu...
03:32, 05/13/2019

'Shop Contest: Game Of Thrones Finale Game Of Thrones is coming to an end. Many will watch. Few will enjoy it. Let us celebrate the end of this popular show with a contest dedicated to doi...
11:48, 05/19/2019

Israelis Brace for a New Election. The Real Contest May Come Later. With polls showing the major parties deadlocked, Israelis already seem to be looking past the Sept. 17 election to the bruising coalition negotiations...
17:48, 08/01/2019

The Netherlands wins the Eurovision Song Contest Bookies favorite Duncan Lawrence has won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv with his power ballad "Arcade." An exclusive performance by a 60...
17:32, 05/18/2019

'Shop Contest: Keanu Reeves, Winners! I’m back, after taking a weekend off. I feel refreshed and ready to judge. Two weeks ago, you fine folks were tasked with creating images featuring th...
15:32, 06/29/2019

'Shop Contest: National Mustard Day, Winners! Happy National Mustard Day! Grab your bottles of mustard and start eating stuff covered in that spicy, yellow sauce. This magical day only comes once ...
01:48, 08/04/2019

Mario Maker Contest: Short And Sweet “Brevity is the soul of wit.” This is a famous line written by some dude named Shakespeare. Anyways, what it basically means is the best Mario Maker l...
12:00, 07/20/2019

Mayhem at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Joey Chestnut dominated again for his 12th title at the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. These are some of the best images from the event....
13:48, 07/04/2019

'Shop Contest: Finding The Next Twitch Superstar Ninja, the former Twitch superstar, has left the popular streaming service and is now only on Mixer. This leaves a gap for someone else to jump into T...
12:16, 08/04/2019

Meet the new winner of the World’s Ugliest Dog Contest Scamp the Tramp will never win a beauty contest. But he’s won an ugly one. The bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch took top honors Friday night at the 31st an...
05:00, 06/22/2019

Mario Maker Contest: International Cat Day, Winners! Last week I asked you wonderful people to create some cat-themed Mario levels in celebration of International Cat Day. It was time to honor our cats b...
13:48, 08/17/2019

'Shop Contest: Star Wars X Sonic The last week has been filled with Sonic images, videos, opinions and more. That trailer was a mess and people have been dunking on it. So I mean, I h...
11:48, 05/05/2019

Nothing ‘Magic’ About the Flawed Contest to Become U.K. Prime Minister In 1963, a cabal of Conservative insiders called the “magic circle” chose the party’s — and therefore the country’s — leader. Is the current system an...
12:00, 07/12/2019

Mario Maker Contest: Summer Time Fun Summer is here. The sun is out longer and longer each day, shirts are drenched in sweat, ice cream is back on the menu and ACs are turned down to thei...
16:16, 07/05/2019

'Shop Contest: Happy Birthday, Winners! I’m back after a weekend away. Did you miss me? I had a wonderful birthday and vacation and now I return to judge your creations for our latest contes...
16:32, 08/31/2019

Hunt steps up attacks in UK leadership contest LONDON (AP) — U.K. Conservative Party leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt has stepped up his attacks on front-runner Boris Johnson, challenging him to ad...
03:00, 06/24/2019

'Shop Contest: Switch Lites For Everyone, Winners! The new Switch console, the Switch Lite, looks like a pretty piece of candy. I want one, even though I don’t need one. I assumed others felt this way...
18:48, 07/20/2019

'Shop Contest: The Next Twitch Superstar, Winners! Ninja has left Twitch and is now streaming only on Mixer. This has left a large hole at that website. Who will step up to be the next Ninja? Sure, som...
17:16, 08/10/2019

Inquiry after Tory MP called 'disgrace' by colleague An investigation is to be launched into messages sent to a female Conservative MP by a colleague branding her a "disgrace" and telling her to leave th...
02:16, 06/21/2019

Boris Johnson elected new Tory leader Former foreign secretary will succeed Theresa May as Britain’s next prime minister after beating Jeremy HuntBoris Johnson wins Tory leadership - liveT...
07:16, 07/23/2019

The political jostling behind Tory internet crackdown Online harms white paper fuses work of DCMS and Home Office, led by PM hopeful Sajid JavidSajid Javid’s warning social media companies face “serious c...
07:16, 05/01/2019

Tory rivals say there must be no 'coronation' for Boris Johnson Leadership candidates demand proper contest after reports of plan to make them withdrawTory leadership candidates have insisted there must be no uncha...
22:16, 06/15/2019

Solicitor becomes second man suspended from job after BBC Tory debate appearance An employment solicitor who questioned the Tory leadership candidates during a televised debate has become the second member of the public to be suspe...
00:00, 06/20/2019

'We will bring him down' - Tory rival's threat to Johnson Cabinet minister Rory Stewart has issued a stunning threat to "bring down" a Boris Johnson-led government - should his Tory rival suspend parliament i...
10:48, 06/13/2019

Tory leadership hopeful says party must not 'try to out do Farage' The new International Development Secretary has warned the Conservative Party against "trying to out do Nigel Farage", while admitting he wants to be ...
07:00, 05/05/2019

Get on board with boat shoes, would-be Tory leaders A nostalgic trend could be just the thing for wannabe captains of the Brexit shipLong associated with yachts and men in their 60s, boat shoes are enjo...
13:32, 06/14/2019

Tory hopeful Stewart would 'look again' at Universal Credit Tory leadership hopeful Rory Stewart has confirmed he would look again at one of the most controversial aspects of Universal Credit if he were to beco...
18:32, 06/17/2019

Ex-deputy PM loses Tory whip over Lib Dem support Former deputy prime minister Lord Heseltine has had the Tory whip suspended after saying he would vote Liberal Democrat at the European elections on T...
14:16, 05/20/2019

May clinging on as Tory MPs spark open warfare Theresa May is clinging on to her premiership after furious Conservative MPs granted her some light relief by deciding not to change party rules that ...
18:32, 05/22/2019

Theresa May's last day as Tory leader: PM's highs and lows It started with a pledge on the steps of Downing Street to tackle "burning injustices", but Brexit sapped her energy and her time in office ended with...
00:48, 06/07/2019

Tory MPs in push to protect new PM from confidence vote Tory MPs are pushing to introduce new rules to protect the next prime minister from a confidence vote for a year after they enter Downing Street, Sky ...
05:48, 07/19/2019

Who were the winners and losers of the Tory leadership debate? Rory Stewart and Jeremy Hunt had good nights, but the missing Boris Johnson loomed over proceedingsFive candidates minus Boris Johnson took each other...
19:48, 06/16/2019

Rafael Benítez cites lack of trust as reason for leaving Newcastle • Spaniard left St James’ Park this summer after three years• Club claim Benítez’s exit was motivated by Chinese moneyRafael Benítez says his decision...
17:16, 08/13/2019

Nick Kyrgios Executes Perfect Underarm Serve Against Rafael Nadal The second round of Wimbledon offered Nick Kyrgios the opportunity to do what he loves best, which is to try to beat Rafael Nadal. Though he failed in...
12:32, 07/06/2019

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal to make Wimbledon final WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — After waiting 11 years to get another shot against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Roger Federer was so, so close to the finish l...
17:16, 07/12/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to win ninth Rome Masters Rafael Nadal had to dig deep to beat Novak Djokovic in the final of the Rome Masters and claim his first title of the season, winning 6-0 4-6 6-1 afte...
11:48, 05/19/2019

Rafael Nadal v Dominic Thiem: French Open men's final – live! Game-by-game updates from the final at Roland GarrosThiem tasked with facing Nadal after ending Djokovic’s streakSend your emails to Jacob here or twe...
08:48, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal dominates Novak Djokovic for Italian Open title ROME — Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be. After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Nadal dominated for s...
14:16, 05/19/2019

US Open: Tiger Woods among stars watching Rafael Nadal under the lights Tiger Woods was among the celebrities spotted watching Rafael Nadal as his friend took on Marin Cilic in a round of 16 match at US Open.   ...
02:32, 09/03/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev to win US Open men's final – as it happened Nadal outlasts Medvedev in US Open final to claim 19th major titleBianca Andreescu sees a remarkable vision come true at US OpenSerena Williams not gi...
02:00, 09/09/2019

Jockey Rafael Bejarano rides 4,000th winner at Santa Anita ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Jockey Rafael Bejarano rode his 4,000th career winner at Santa Anita. He guided filly Portal Creek to a 3 ¾-length victory in t...
17:32, 06/15/2019

Buffalo Bills sign safety Coleman after Rafael Bush retires The Buffalo Bills have signed safety Kurt Coleman to replace Rafael Bush after the player unexpectedly announced his retirement less than a week befor...
11:32, 07/19/2019

Rafael Nadal Stays At Number Two As Novak Djokovic Rules Rankings Stefanos Tsitsipas, who entered the top five for the first time last week, drops two places and is leapfrogged by Kei Nishikori and Alexander Zverev....
18:32, 08/12/2019

US Open men's semi-final: Rafael Nadal v Matteo Berrettini – live! Williams out to overcome 2018 US Open final meltdownEmail Tom with your thoughts or tweet @tom_lutz 12.46am BST *Nadal 2-1 Berrettini (* denotes serve...
18:00, 09/06/2019

Newcastle appoint Steve Bruce as manager to succeed Rafael Benítez Bruce quit Sheffield Wednesday to take jobFormer Sunderland manager is a Newcastle fanSteve Bruce has been confirmed as the manager of Newcastle Unite...
03:32, 07/17/2019

Watch: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal advance to Wimbledon semifinal Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will battle for a spot in the 2019 Wimbledon men's final after winning their respective quarterfinal matchups Wednesday...
08:48, 07/11/2019

Roger Federer brings up Wimbledon century with Rafael Nadal next in line • Four-set win over Kei Nishikori was his 100th at Wimbledon• Federer seeks 16th win over Nadal in 40 matches on FridayIf Roger Federer is to win Wimb...
14:32, 07/10/2019

Roger Federer looks to defy daunting odds against old rival Rafael Nadal The Spaniard still looks unbeatable on the red clay of Paris but the 38-year-old Swiss believes he can end his runNobody in the history of athletic en...
14:48, 06/06/2019

Rafael Nadal cruises into US Open Round of 16 for 13th straight time Rafael Nadal is on to his 13th consecutive round of 16. The three-time U.S. Open champion cruised past Chung Hyeon of South Korea 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 on Sat...
19:00, 08/31/2019

Rafael Nadal Played Some Heroic Points Before Roger Federer Wrapped It Up The match was glowing white-hot for hours, but in the fourth set, the Wimbledon semifinal between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal began to cool off. Fe...
15:00, 07/12/2019

Sumit Nagal, Who Is Not Rafael Nadal, Gave Roger Federer A Brief Scare Roger Federer, a 38-year-old father of four, sometimes has the stubble to match. “I played a little bit like my beard today,” he said after his first-...
12:32, 08/27/2019

Rafael Nadal storms to historic 12th French Open win – video Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem at Roland Garros to claim his 12th French Open title and 18th grand slam. A mark of his near-total dominance on clay, ...
19:00, 06/09/2019

Daniil Medvedev Nearly Ushered In The Future, But Rafael Nadal Shut The Door Daniil Medvedev’s run at the U.S. Open, the most absorbing of any men’s non-winner in recent memory, could have ended earlier—well before his final Su...
20:16, 09/09/2019

Rafael Nadal Says Wimbledon Seeding System Disrespects World Rankings Rafael Nadal was unhappy with the seeding system of Wimbledon, after he was placed below Roger Federer despite being the number two ranked player in A...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Red Sox star third baseman Rafael Devers records four hits, six RBI in win over Blue Jays Boston Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers recorded his fourth career multi-home run game in a four-hit, six RBI night against the Toronto Blue Jays....
07:48, 07/03/2019

Rafael Nadal makes history with 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal downed Dominic Thiem at French Open to claim his 18th Grand Slam and become the only man or woman to win the same tournament 12 times. &...
13:16, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman for return to U.S. Open semifinals Three-time champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the U.S. Open semifinals for the third consecutive year Wednesday night with a straight sets victory agai...
18:32, 09/05/2019

Rafael Nadal wins 4th US Open title, defeating Daniil Medvedev Rafael Nadal won his fourth U.S. Open title -- his 19th Grand Slam singles title overall -- defeating Daniil Medvedev in a thriller Sunday at Arthur A...
06:32, 09/09/2019

Rafael Nadal won’t let Grand Slam chase of Roger Federer define him Rafael Nadal will be able to sleep at night even if he does not set the record for most Grand Slam titles. But the Spanish Bull will sleep better if h...
00:32, 09/08/2019

Wimbledon courts controversy with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal seeding Eight-time champion Roger Federer was seeded No. 2 for Wimbledon, one spot ahead of Rafael Nadal, reversing their positions in the ATP rankings. ...
18:32, 06/26/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to clinch French Open Spain’s Rafael Nadal has won the French Open for the 12th time, beating his Austrian opponent Dominic Thiem over four sets. Thiem had drawn level, win...
12:48, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Target Second Week At French Open Roger Federer continues his first French Open campaign in four years on Friday with a third-round match against Norway's Casper Ruud, while reigning c...
23:32, 05/30/2019

Redesigned C8 Corvette Stingray ditches manual transmission: The stick shift is dying General Motors said the redesigned Corvette Stingray will eliminate the manual transmission, putting the stick shift one step closer to the grave. &#...
11:00, 07/19/2019

Healthy diet cuts risk of dying from breast cancer in older women A balanced, low-fat diet significantly lowers the risk of dying from breast cancer in postmenopausal women, according to new long-term data from the W...
14:00, 05/16/2019

Mom claims weeklong brain bleed was dismissed as food poisoning: 'Thought I was dying' A mother who claims she was allegedly diagnosed with food poisoning on vacation in Majorca after she began experiencing painful headaches and vomiting...
23:00, 06/12/2019

Yemeni children ‘dying right now’ due to food aid diversions Beasley warns Security Council Food continues to be taken “from the mouths of hungry little boys and little girls” in many areas of Yemen controlled by Houthi rebels, warned the hea...
13:00, 06/17/2019

A Buyout Won't Solve Saks Owner's Real Issue: Department Stores Are Dying Taking Hudson’s Bay Co. private doesn’t change the fact that department stores like its Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor have been losing share for...
04:16, 06/13/2019

Bernie Sanders talks health care and legacies with dying advocate Ady Barkan The future of health care in America has been the defining issue of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary. But liberal activist Ady Barkan, who is ...
22:32, 09/03/2019

| US army veteran weds girlfriend hours before dying of rare liver cancer Tristin was diagnosed with a rare form of liver cancer called fibrolamellar carcinoma and last month doctors told his family he had just weeks to live...
11:16, 05/09/2019

Ex-hospice nurse accused of taking morphine intended for dying vets is arrested Federal prosecutors on Wednesday accused a former hospice nurse of stealing liquid morphine intended for dying veterans, which at least once led to pr...
02:16, 09/19/2019

'They feasted on him': Cancer-stricken veteran bitten 100 times in VA facility ant infestation before dying An Air Force veteran battling cancer was bitten more than 100 times by ants days before he died at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Georgia, according t...
17:00, 09/14/2019

Kids are dying in hot cars at an alarming rate. The NHTSA is tweeting to raise awareness Hot car deaths hit 35 already this year. A push is on for Congress to mandate a technological fix. NHTSA took to Twitter Tuesday to raise awareness. ...
08:32, 08/21/2019

A Vietnam vet's daughter says her dying father was found covered in ants at a VA facility twice in his last 2 days WSB-TV Vietnam veteran Joel Marrable died on Saturday at the age of 73, while being cared for at a VA assisted-living facility in Atlanta, Georgia. H...
16:01, 09/13/2019

Taylor Swift inspires other stars to bring cheer to dying Yonkers woman A gravely sick young Westchester woman was flooded with heartfelt phone calls and videos from more than a dozen celebrities — including Taylor Swift, ...
16:48, 06/21/2019

Vampire The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 gameplay left us dying for more ahead of 2020 release A follow up to 2004's Bloodlines, we caught up with Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 to see how the sequel is shaping up nearly 15 years later....
06:32, 06/29/2019

The Latest: Macron: EU summit not France vs Germany contest BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the EU summit on the candidates for the bloc’s top jobs (all times local): 2:45 p.m. French President Emmanuel Mac...
07:32, 06/20/2019

'Shop Contest: That Weird Switch Teaser, Winners! Last week, Nintendo dropped a strange teaser for a weird Switch fitness...thing. Now we know what it is and it looks kinda cool! But last weekend we h...
16:00, 09/14/2019

New Jersey bans betting on Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Everyone, don’t place your bets. New Jersey, which became one of the first states outside of Nevada to allow sports betting after a 2018 Supreme Court...
06:00, 06/26/2019

Seven up: Contest to replace May as British prime minister gets crowded The contest to replace Theresa May as British prime minister hotted up on Saturday with seven candidates now throwing their hat into the ring, saying ...
17:16, 05/25/2019

Cricket World Cup: Why the India-Pakistan contest is more than just sport More than a billion television viewers around the globe are watching the India-Pakistan Cricket World Cup match in Manchester, England. What makes the...
12:32, 06/16/2019

Uttar Pradesh Likely To Witness Four-Cornered Bypoll Contest With the electoral alliance between the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) ending in a divorce, the upcoming bypolls to 12 assembl...
03:16, 06/26/2019

'Shop Contest: Game Of Thrones Finale, Winners! Last week, I asked you wonderful Kotaku readers to celebrate the end of Game Of Thrones by adding video game characters into the world of the show. We...
15:48, 05/25/2019

'Shop Contest: Death Stranding Baby, Winners! Last week your wonderful readers took the baby from Death Stranding and took it on some grand adventures. I got a ton of entries this week and narrowi...
14:32, 06/08/2019

"Let's Contest Independently": HD Deve Gowda On Alliance With Congress Weeks after trading barbs with Congress leader Siddaramaiah over the national election loss, Janata Dal Secular leader HD Deve Gowda on Monday said if...
19:48, 09/16/2019

Tom Brady enters the NFL quarterback beer chugging contest Tom Brady can chug with the best of them, too. The Patriots quarterback took some time off from trying to answer for his ‘Tom Terrific’ tr...
11:48, 06/07/2019

'Shop Contest: National Fried Chicken Day, Winners! I love fried chicken. From a fast food joint, a local diner or homemade, I love it all. So in celebration of National Fried Chicken Day, I asked you w...
01:32, 07/07/2019

Johnson plots first days as PM after leadership contest victory Boris Johnson is preparing to take over as prime minister and begin assembling his new cabinet, after being named the new Conservative Party leader ea...
17:32, 07/23/2019

'Shop Contest: Let's Make Our Own Splinter Cell Sequel Over the last week and a half, it seems a lot of folks have been talking about Splinter Cell. This is because of a cruel joke Tweet from Ubisoft devel...
18:16, 05/26/2019

Scamp the Tramp is champ at World's Ugliest Dog Contest California competition highlights plight of rescue dogsOwner: ‘I think the audience saw his beautiful spirit’Scamp the Tramp, a bug-eyed, dreadlocked ...
08:00, 06/22/2019

Scamp the Tramp wins World’s Ugliest Dog Contest Scamp the Tramp, held by Darlene Wright, after winning 2019 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) _____ Scamp the Tramp will never...
11:00, 06/22/2019

Contest yields new technologies for finding natural gas leaks As detailed in a study, the participants in Stanford University's Mobile Monitoring Challenge have developed a variety of technologies for finding nat...
16:32, 09/10/2019

Texas 8th-grader wins National Geographic contest Nihar Janga, an eighth-grader from Austin, Texas, with an already impressive array of awards, took home top honors Wednesday in the 31st annual Nation...
20:48, 05/22/2019

The Eurovision Song Contest 2019 picks up steam The artists and their entourages are now in Tel Aviv. As the city prepares to receive thousands of guests, rehearsals have begun on the Expo grounds....
14:16, 05/10/2019

The Netherlands wins Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv The Netherlands wins the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, with Duncan Laurence’s doleful piano ballad “Arcade” crowned champion of Europe’s a...
00:49, 05/19/2019

Boris Johnson Wins Contest to Become New U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has won the contest to replace Theresa May as leader of Britain’s Conservative Party and U.K. Prime Minister, party officials anno...
06:00, 07/23/2019

Justin Gimelstob Pleads No Contest in Battery Case Gimelstob, the tennis commentator, coach and ATP board member, was sentenced to three years’ probation and 60 days of community service after a felony...
15:48, 04/28/2019

When survival is a popularity contest: the heartbreak of crowdfunding healthcare A growing number of Britons are turning to online fundraising for essential treatment in a desperate, ‘Dickensian’ attempt to get around NHS shortfall...
05:48, 05/20/2019

Mario Maker Contest: Short And Sweet, Winners! Last week I asked the readers of Kotaku to fire up their Nintendo Switch consoles and make some Mario levels. But keep them short and sweet. I got a b...
15:48, 07/27/2019

Old men by the sea: Tennessee banker takes Hemingway lookalike contest Joe Maxey, 68, beats 141 other author impersonatorsLong-running event shows importance of being ErnestA retired banker from Tennessee beat 141 other w...
10:00, 07/21/2019

Leadership contest must be over before summer break, urges Number 10 Downing Street wants the Tory leadership contest finished before MPs go on their long summer holidays to give the Commons enough time to hold a confid...
06:00, 06/03/2019

Contest to replace May as British prime minister hots up The contest to replace Theresa May as British prime minister hotted up on Saturday with five candidates now vying for a job whose central task will be...
07:32, 05/25/2019

No-contest plea in machete attack: 'He owes me choke ahi' A Kauai man who told police he was under the influence of a hallucinogenic when he used a machete to wreak havoc on his former boss' home because of a...
18:16, 05/12/2019

Eurovision Song Contest 2019: Our tops and flops After plowing through the 41 songs entered in next week's bash in Tel Aviv, ESC reporters Silke and Rick had fun picking their favorites — as well as ...
14:16, 05/10/2019

Record number of women to contest Japan elections This year's polls for Japan’s upper house of parliament are witnessing the highest number of women candidates. Opposition parties hope the move will h...
06:00, 07/16/2019

'Shop Contest: Happy 10 Years Stephen, Winners! Last week marked 10 years for Kotaku’s big boss Stephen Totilo and to celebrate we took one of his most famous photos and had some fun with it. I got ...
19:16, 05/18/2019

Thousands cheer on horses in Bosnia log-towing contest Several thousand people flocked to a private arena in northwest Bosnia on Saturday to cheer on their favorite horses during a traditional pre-Easter l...
15:32, 04/28/2019

'Shop Contest: Star Wars X Sonic, Winners! Last weekend was filled with Sonic and Star Wars news. So I asked you, the wonderful readers of Kotaku, to mash up these two franchises in our latest ...
16:16, 05/11/2019

Tory MPs express concern over PM candidates' 'unachievable promises' More than 70 moderate Conservative MPs have written to both leadership contenders expressing concern over "unachievable promises" being made during th...
11:32, 07/05/2019

Pound bounces back against dollar as Tory MP defects The pound bounced back on Tuesday afternoon from its lowest level against the dollar since the so-called flash crash in October 2016, shortly aft...
04:32, 09/04/2019

Next Tory MP ballot to narrow the field in race for Number 10 At least one Conservative leadership hopeful will be eliminated from the race to succeed Theresa May today, as the parliamentary stage of the contest ...
22:00, 06/17/2019

Tory MPs condemn Boris Johnson over Kim Darroch resignation Frontrunner to become PM accused of lack of leadership and called on to apologiseBoris Johnson has been heavily criticised by fellow Tory MPs over his...
09:00, 07/11/2019

Tory rebels threaten Boris Johnson after majority cut to one Prime minister faces losing control of parliament after Lib Dem byelection win Boris Johnson faced a grave threat to his control of parliament on Frid...
14:16, 08/02/2019

Tory leadership hopeful says party must not 'try to outdo Farage' The new International Development Secretary has warned the Conservative Party against "trying to outdo Nigel Farage", while admitting he wants to be i...
10:32, 05/05/2019

Tory candidates clash on whether Brexit can happen on 31 October Conservative leadership candidates have clashed over whether the UK can leave the EU on 31 October, on day two of the official race to be the next pri...
07:00, 06/11/2019

Tory donor lined up for trade minister role Theresa May risks igniting a cronyism row during the final weeks of her premiership by lining up a Conservative Party donor as the government's next t...
13:32, 06/17/2019

Chancellor challenges Tory candidates' spending plans Philip Hammond has challenged Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt over their spending plans, saying the "fiscal firepower" built up for a no-deal Brexit wil...
12:16, 07/01/2019

Tory rebels: The MPs who were sacked or resigned over no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson's aim of uniting his party over Brexit has suffered a number of blows in his first week in parliament, as ministers resigned and he sack...
21:00, 09/07/2019

Fin24.com | WATCH: Contenders in Tory leadership race Conservative MPs vying to become leader of the Party have officially launched their campaigns. Tory MPs had until 17:00 on June 10 to enter the contes...
12:16, 06/10/2019

'Have some loyalty': Minister slams Tory leadership manoeuvring A minister has vented his frustration with Conservative colleagues jockeying to replace Theresa May, urging them to focus on getting Brexit "across th...
21:48, 05/19/2019

Tory grandee: I'd be prepared to back Corbyn as caretaker PM Tory grandee Ken Clarke has told Sky News he "probably would" back Jeremy Corbyn to be caretaker prime minister in order to avoid a no-deal Brexit - p...
18:00, 08/29/2019

Tory rebels not backing down in face of PM's sacking threat Conservative rebels say they have not been fazed by Boris Johnson's "back me or be sacked" threat and will support efforts to block a no-deal Brexit....
06:16, 09/02/2019

Johnson under pressure to take part in Tory leadership debates Boris Johnson is under growing pressure to take part in televised debates for the Conservative leadership - months after he described them as "essenti...
02:16, 06/14/2019

Hancock attacks 'antisemitic' Labour at Tory hustings Health Secretary Matt Hancock has attacked Labour at a hustings event, where he apparently warned of the danger of an "antisemitic party" taking power...
20:32, 06/05/2019

Labour will call for no-confidence motion in next Tory PM, McDonnell says Shadow chancellor says any incoming prime minister should go to the country and seek a mandateLabour will try to force a vote of no confidence in the ...
05:48, 05/25/2019

Tory MPs set out green manifesto urging more eco-friendly policies Fracking ban and new environment act among influential group’s suggestionsFracking should be banned, the UK must take global leadership on the climate...
15:32, 07/02/2019

The Londoner: Tory Donors denied leadership vote In today's Londoner: Tory donors query lack of ballots / Mark Francois' top teddy / Joanna Lumley pays respect to Ian Fleming / Fiona Hill's surprise ...
10:32, 07/17/2019

Tory MP under fire after forcefully grabbing protester by neck MPs have called for the suspension of a minister after he was filmed forcefully grabbing a climate change protester who gatecrashed an event at London...
21:48, 06/20/2019

May's emotional farewell kicks off battle for Tory leadership Prime minister remains in office until successor has been chosen by her party Theresa May has given an emotional farewell to “the job that it has been...
17:00, 05/24/2019

Nick Kyrgios says he deliberately tried to hit Rafael Nadal with ball at Wimbledon, won't apologize Nick Kyrgios admitted to attempting to hit Rafael Nadal with a ball during their Wimbledon match and said he won't be saying sorry to him.  ...
07:32, 07/05/2019

Wimbledon: How to watch Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal semifinal, betting odds Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet for the 30th time in a Wimbledon semifinal matchup Friday in London. Here is how to watch and the latest bett...
12:00, 07/11/2019

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal in first Wimbledon meeting since 2008 final Roger Federer waited 11 years to get another shot at Rafael Nadal on Centre Court. This one was a semifinal, not a final. It was settled in four sets,...
23:00, 07/12/2019

Rafael Nadal overcomes jitters to set up mouth-watering Nick Kyrgios clash • Nadal wins against Yuichi Sugita in straight sets• Roger Federer beats South Africa’s Lloyd Harris in four setsAfter the tremor that ripped through ...
14:00, 07/02/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Matteo Berrettini to reach US Open final – as it happened Nadal will face Medvedev in final after win over DimitrovWilliams out to overcome 2018 US Open final meltdown 3.45am BST You can read a full report fr...
21:32, 09/06/2019

Rafael Benítez presses Mike Ashley to change Newcastle’s transfer policy • Benítez’s contract talks hinge on his freedom in transfer market• Manager wants to secure Rondón and has been linked to MataAfter seven days of nego...
18:00, 05/22/2019

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Made Joint Decision To Re-Enter ATP Politics Controversy has arisen over the past months concerning various issues, with ATP Council president Novak Djokovic often on the opposite side of discuss...
13:16, 08/09/2019

Nick Kyrgios rips Rafael Nadal’s slowdown tactics during Wimbledon loss WIMBLEDON, England — Nick Kyrgios did just about everything against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, except win. The Australian hit some underhand ser...
13:32, 07/04/2019

Rafael Nadal schools 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas in Australian Open semifinals Rafael Nadal, 32, showed 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas why he is a 17-time Grand Slam champion, making it look easy in Australian Open semifinals. &...
05:00, 05/16/2019

US Open: Time, TV, how to watch men's final between Rafael Nadal and Daniil Medvedev Rafael Nadal can pull one title behind Roger Federer's Grand Slam record with a victory. Daniil Medvedev trolled fans earlier but is on a roll. ...
09:00, 09/08/2019

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to set up Wimbledon final with Novak Djokovic Roger Federer remains on course for a ninth Wimbledon title after beating Rafael Nadal in an enthralling encounter to reach his 12th final at the All ...
16:32, 07/12/2019

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach Wimbledon men’s final • Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4• Federer to face Novak Djokovic in final on SundayWhen Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic step...
16:16, 07/12/2019

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal rejoin ATP players’ council in surprise twist • Chief executive Chris Kermode’s contract expires at end of year• Novak Djokovic rumoured to want Mark Leschly as replacementRoger Federer and Rafael...
13:00, 08/08/2019

Daniil Medvedev goes from villain to hero in thrilling US Open final vs. Rafael Nadal Daniil Medvedev became a villain this US Open, but he appeared to win fans back with his brilliant play in a thrilling final vs. Rafael Nadal.  ...
03:00, 09/09/2019

Rafael Nadal brings teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime back down to earth • Spaniard moves into third round of Madrid Open• Five-times champion beats young Canadian 6-3, 6-3Prodigies abound in tennis but there was no denying...
13:32, 05/08/2019

Rafael Nadal: Will Spanish star surpass great rival Roger Federer? No sooner had Rafael Nadal wiped away the red dust from his eyes and taken his hands off the resplendent trophy, the inevitable question was fired tow...
10:32, 06/10/2019

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Threaten Novak Djokovic Bid For Historic Slam Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, with 20 and 17 career Grand Slam titles each respectively, are ahead of 15-time major winner Novak Djokovic in total h...
23:48, 05/24/2019

U.S. Open tennis 2019: Rafael Nadal to play Daniil Medvedev in final Three-time U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal defeated Matteo Berrettini on Friday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center to reach Sunday's ...
15:32, 09/07/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win his 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 on Sunday to win his 12th French Open title, securing his 18th major championship and continuing hi...
13:32, 06/09/2019

Novak Djokovic: Fight with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to be world No1 drives us on Novak Djokovic says the competition between himself, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to be the best in the world is driving their dominance of men's te...
04:48, 07/09/2019

Rafael Benitez takes swipe at Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley Rafael Benitez revealed he has had more meetings with senior officials at Dalian Yifang in his first week in charge of the Chinese Super League club t...
07:32, 07/10/2019

US Open: Rafael Nadal eases past Diego Schwartzman, advances to semifinals The Spaniard won in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 and is the prohibitive favorite to win his fourth US Open and 19th Grand Slam.    ...
03:32, 09/05/2019

Rafael Nadal overcomes early Berrettini resistance to reach US Open final Spaniard will face Daniil Medvedev in Sunday’s finalThree-time US Open champion beats Italian 7-6, 6-4, 6-1Rafael Nadal reached his fifth US Open fina...
21:32, 09/06/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win 12th French Open title • Nadal wins 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 to claim 18th grand slam title• Spaniard is only two behind Roger Federer’s record of 20Rafael Nadal blew through the ...
10:32, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Matteo Berrettini to reach US Open final – live! Nadal will face Medvedev in final after win over DimitrovWilliams out to overcome 2018 US Open final meltdownEmail Tom with your thoughts or tweet @to...
20:32, 09/06/2019

Tiger Woods really, really enjoyed Rafael Nadal's US Open win over Marin Cilic There must be few better feelings as an athlete than receiving raucous support from the crowd when up against it. It must be even better, as Rafael Na...
04:32, 09/03/2019

Rafael Nadal ‘excited’ for long-overdue Wimbledon rematch with Roger Federer • No 3 seed defeats American Sam Querrey 7-5, 6-2, 6-2• Friday’s match will be first between pair at SW19 since 2008 finalEleven years since Rafael Na...
00:32, 07/11/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win record 12th French Open PARIS — Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 Sunday for his record-extending 12...
11:48, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman in US Open quarter-final – as it happened Nadal reaches eighth consecutive US Open semi-finalAndreescu shows taste for fight in quarter-final winWilliams has title in reach but Svitolina will ...
03:32, 09/05/2019