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Super Bowl LIV will be on a Sunday, but teen hopes petition will change the day

Fox News2020-01-26 17:53:06.7186442

Super Bowl LIV will be on a Sunday, but teen hopes petition will change the day Author: Fox News
A New York high school student hopes next year’s Super Bowl is played a day early. ...Read full article

Coronavirus concerns prompt Southwest Airlines to remove sick passenger from flight

Fox News2020-01-26 17:52:51.7622999

Coronavirus concerns prompt Southwest Airlines to remove sick passenger from flight Author: Fox News
Passengers on a Southwest Airlines flight in Las Vegas wore masks over their mouths as another traveler was escorted off the plane after showing flu-like symptoms. ...Read full article

Taiwan offers virus help to China but tightens visitor rules

Reuters2020-01-26 17:52:27

Taiwan offers virus help to China but tightens visitor rules Author: Ben Blanchard
Taiwan's vice president-elect on Sunday offered help to rival China to fight the new coronavirus outbreak, as authorities in the island further tightened restrictions on visitors from China to prevent its spread. ...Read full article

Defense resumes in key impeachment week; Dems seek witnesses

Associated Press2020-01-26 17:50:16

Defense resumes in key impeachment week; Dems seek witnesses Author: ZEKE MILLER
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's impeachment trial enters a pivotal week as his defense team resumes its case and senators face a critical vote on whether to hear witnesses or proceed... ...Read full article

WHO chief says he is on way to China to confer on virus, boost response

Reuters2020-01-26 17:45:16

WHO chief says he is on way to China to confer on virus, boost response Author: Reuters Editorial
The World Health Organization's director-general said late on Sunday he was on his way to Beijing to confer with Chinese officials and health experts about the coronavirus outbreak. ...Read full article

Senate should remove Trump, majority of independent voters say in Fox News poll

USA Today2020-01-26 17:43:02+00:00

Senate should remove Trump, majority of independent voters say in Fox News poll Author:
Overall, 50% of registered voters told Fox News that Trump should be convicted and removed in the Senate, and 44% said he should not. ...Read full article

Her family tried to poison her during the Holocaust. Today, she tells her story

USA Today2020-01-26 17:23:54+00:00

Her family tried to poison her during the Holocaust. Today, she tells her story Author:
Frances Malkin was 4 when her family took refuge. After decades of silence, she shares her survival story in her adopted country, America. ...Read full article

Instagram survey shows every state's least favorite state, while NJ 'hates everyone'

Fox News2020-01-26 17:23:12.8948345

Instagram survey shows every state's least favorite state, while NJ 'hates everyone' Author: Fox News
Florida's least favorite state happens to be Florida and New Jersey's least favorite state is every other state. ...Read full article

Tom Homan hits back at AOC for bashing ICE at Sanders rally: Her statements are 'dangerous' and 'idiotic'

Fox News2020-01-26 17:23:10.0991537

Tom Homan hits back at AOC for bashing ICE at Sanders rally: Her statements are 'dangerous' and 'idiotic' Author: Fox News
Former Acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Director Tom Homan said Sunday that U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made “dangerous” and “idiotic” statements regarding ICE and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at a campaign rally for 2020 De… ...Read full article

Schiff: Justice Roberts should rule on relevance of Hunter Biden testimony | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 17:21:02

Schiff: Justice Roberts should rule on relevance of Hunter Biden testimony | TheHill Author: John Kruzel
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said Sunday that Chief Justice John Roberts should rule on the releva... ...Read full article

Schiff calls Trump 'vindictive' and says Trump's tweet was intended to intimidate

CNN2020-01-26 16:58:39

Schiff calls Trump 'vindictive' and says Trump's tweet was intended to intimidate Author: Chandelis Duster and Kristen Holmes, CNN
Lead House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff on Sunday called President Donald Trump "wrathful and vindictive," adding that he thought a morning tweet by the President was intended to intimidate him. ...Read full article

Third US coronavirus case confirmed in California; infection can spread before symptoms show

USA Today2020-01-26 16:54:48+00:00

Third US coronavirus case confirmed in California; infection can spread before symptoms show Author:
A third U.S. case of the deadly new coronavirus that has killed more than 50 people in China has been confirmed in Southern California. ...Read full article

Amid Deadly Virus Outbreak, China Tried to Hold World's Largest Banquet

Breitbart News2020-01-26 16:50:03

Amid Deadly Virus Outbreak, China Tried to Hold World's Largest Banquet Author: John Hayward
A massive banquet with over 130,000 attendees was held on schedule in Wuhan, China last week despite a growing virus epidemic. ...Read full article

Fox News poll: Half of Americans say Trump should be convicted and removed | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 16:49:44

Fox News poll: Half of Americans say Trump should be convicted and removed | TheHill Author: Justin Wise
Half of Americans say that the Senate should vote to convict and remove President Trump from offi... ...Read full article

VA House Committee Passes Gun Storage Law, Handgun Purchase Limit

Breitbart News2020-01-26 16:41:29

VA House Committee Passes Gun Storage Law, Handgun Purchase Limit Author: AWR Hawkins
On Friday the House of Delegates' Public Safety Committee passed a firearm store law and a bill limiting the number of... ...Read full article

Sunday shows - Spotlight shifts to Trump tweet, Senate trial witnesses | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 16:40:37

Sunday shows - Spotlight shifts to Trump tweet, Senate trial witnesses | TheHill Author: The Hill staff
Rep. Adam Schiff during an appearance on NBC's "Meet the Press" said that he thought a criti... ...Read full article

Iraq: Why the delay in picking a new prime minister?

Al Jazeera English2020-01-26 16:31:00

Iraq: Why the delay in picking a new prime minister? Author: Linah Alsaafin
Protesters in Iraq continue to demonstrate but government is stalling on their first demand of picking a new PM. ...Read full article

Hong Kong bans entry of visitors from China virus province

Reuters2020-01-26 16:25:34

Hong Kong bans entry of visitors from China virus province Author: Gabriel D. Crossley
Residents of China's Hubei province, where the new coronavirus outbreak was first reported, will be banned from entering Hong Kong from Monday as China tries to halt the rapid spread of the outbreak. ...Read full article

Dershowitz: House Managers' Case Falls Short of Impeachment Standard, Even if True

Breitbart News2020-01-26 16:21:53

Dershowitz: House Managers' Case Falls Short of Impeachment Standard, Even if True Author: Pam Key
Harvard Law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz said on this week's broadcast of "Fox News Sunday" that he felt the House managers' case fell short of the standard needed to convict President Donald Trump in the Senate impeachment trial. | Clips ...Read full article

Adam Schiff Responds to Trump Tweet -- President 'Intended' It as a Threat

Breitbart News2020-01-26 16:19:30

Adam Schiff Responds to Trump Tweet -- President 'Intended' It as a Threat Author: Pam Key
Representative Adam Schiff (D-CA) said on Sunday's broadcast of ABC's "This Week" that President Donald Trump "intended" to threaten him, referring to a tweet from the president earlier in the day. | Clips ...Read full article

Iraq security forces clash with protesters in Baghdad and other cities

Reuters2020-01-26 16:17:27

Iraq security forces clash with protesters in Baghdad and other cities Author: Aziz El Yaakoubi
Iraqi security forces fired teargas and live bullets in renewed clashes with protesters in Baghdad and other cities on Sunday, Reuters witnesses and security sources said. ...Read full article

Para-swimmer walks for first time in robotic suit

BBC News2020-01-26 16:16:43

Para-swimmer walks for first time in robotic suit Author: BBC News
Para-swimmer Grace Harvey reveals the mixed emotions she had after walking for the first time in a robotic suit. ...Read full article

'Fight for India's soul': Protests mark Republic Day celebrations

Al Jazeera English2020-01-26 16:06:00

'Fight for India's soul': Protests mark Republic Day celebrations Author: Bilal Kuchay
To commemorate the day Indian constitution came into effect, thousands protest against 'anti-Muslim' citizenship law. ...Read full article

Rolexes and cars; Lebanese spend big to prise savings from the bank

Reuters2020-01-26 16:04:38

Rolexes and cars; Lebanese spend big to prise savings from the bank Author: Ellen Francis
When she heard Lebanese banks would limit cash withdrawals, Rita, a doctor, rushed out to buy a $10,000 Rolex watch on her credit card, anxious to protect some of her savings. "It's better than keeping my money in the bank," she said. ...Read full article

Prince William gets new title from Queen Elizabeth amid Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan exit

USA Today2020-01-26 15:53:10+00:00

Prince William gets new title from Queen Elizabeth amid Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan exit Author:
Queen Elizabeth has appointed Prince William the Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. ...Read full article

Dershowitz changes his mind on impeachment requirements, argues crime must be committed

Fox News2020-01-26 15:53:09.1814812

Dershowitz changes his mind on impeachment requirements, argues crime must be committed Author: Fox News
As President Trump’s impeachment trial moves into the defense phases, Alan Dershowitz on Sunday said that he has changed his mind on whether a crime is needed to remove a president from office in a reversal of his stance during the impeachment of President Bi… ...Read full article

Schiff says Trump tweet is 'intended to be' a threat | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 15:47:48

Schiff says Trump tweet is 'intended to be' a threat | TheHill Author: Rebecca Klar
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), who has taken a leading role in the... ...Read full article

Hong Kong to ban entry of people from virus outbreak province

Reuters2020-01-26 15:33:05

Hong Kong to ban entry of people from virus outbreak province Author: Reuters Editorial
Hong Kong's government said on Sunday it will ban residents of China's Hubei province, where the new coronavirus outbreak was first reported, or people who have visited Hubei in the past 14 days from entering the city from Monday. ...Read full article

Trump says lead impeachment Democrat Schiff has not paid 'price, yet'

Reuters2020-01-26 15:28:04

Trump says lead impeachment Democrat Schiff has not paid 'price, yet' Author: Reuters Editorial
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the Democratic lawmaker leading the impeachment case against him, Representative Adam Schiff, has "not paid the price, yet" for his actions, a statement Schiff said he viewed as a threat. ...Read full article

Kim Jong-un's aunt reappears after six years

BBC News2020-01-26 15:23:42

Kim Jong-un's aunt reappears after six years Author: BBC News
Kim Kyong-hui, once a powerful figure, has not been seen since her husband's execution. ...Read full article

Trump lawyers’ weak start opens the door to devastating questions

The Washington Post2020-01-26 15:00:08

Trump lawyers’ weak start opens the door to devastating questions Author:
This is it? ...Read full article

Mayor of China's Wuhan expects another 1,000 virus cases in the city

Reuters2020-01-26 14:47:51

Mayor of China's Wuhan expects another 1,000 virus cases in the city Author: Reuters Editorial
The mayor of China's Wuhan, epicenter of an outbreak of a coronavirus that has killed 56 and infected more than 2,000 in China, said on Sunday he expects another 1,000 new patients in the city, highlighting the immense pressure on Wuhan's infrastructure. ...Read full article

Fox's Wallace confronts Dershowitz with clip arguing crime not necessary for impeachment | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 14:47:47

Fox's Wallace confronts Dershowitz with clip arguing crime not necessary for impeachment | TheHill Author: Zack Budryk
Alan Dershowitz, a member of President Trump's team during his impeachment trial, on Sunday field... ...Read full article

Rescue efforts near end as Turkey quake toll rises

BBC News2020-01-26 14:42:36

Rescue efforts near end as Turkey quake toll rises Author: BBC News
Hopes fade of finding more survivors from a powerful earthquake that hit eastern Turkey on Friday. ...Read full article

Radical San Francisco DA Drops Charges Against Man Who Attacked Cops

Breitbart News2020-01-26 14:18:21

Radical San Francisco DA Drops Charges Against Man Who Attacked Cops Author: Joel B. Pollak
Newly-installed San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin has dropped charges against a man who allegedly struck a police officer with a glass bottle. ...Read full article

Dark cloud looms over new artists celebrating at Grammys

Associated Press2020-01-26 14:16:14

Dark cloud looms over new artists celebrating at Grammys Author: MESFIN FEKADU
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X are walking into what should be one of the most exciting days of their careers as they attend their first-ever Grammy Awards on Sunday, where... ...Read full article

Trump echoes impeachment team in targeting Schiff | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 13:50:56

Trump echoes impeachment team in targeting Schiff | TheHill Author: Zack Budryk
President Trump fired off a series of early morning tweets on Sunday assailing Intelligence Commi... ...Read full article

Dozens dead in Brazil flooding and landslides

BBC News2020-01-26 13:48:21

Dozens dead in Brazil flooding and landslides Author: BBC News
At least 30 people have died during severe rainstorms in Brazil's Minas Gerais state. ...Read full article

California Case of Coronavirus Revealed: Three Now Confirmed in U.S.

Breitbart News2020-01-26 13:43:52

California Case of Coronavirus Revealed: Three Now Confirmed in U.S. Author: Simon Kent
A fresh diagnosis of the deadly coronavirus has been confirmed in Southern California, bringing to three the number of U.S.cases. ...Read full article

Defense at Senate trial says ousting Trump would be 'massive interference' in election

Reuters2020-01-26 13:08:55

Defense at Senate trial says ousting Trump would be 'massive interference' in election Author: David Morgan
Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump told his Senate impeachment trial on Saturday that Democrats' efforts to remove the president from office would set a "very, very dangerous" precedent in an election year. ...Read full article

Dinner download: Tape surfaces of Trump calling for envoy's firing

Reuters2020-01-26 13:08:55

Dinner download: Tape surfaces of Trump calling for envoy's firing Author: Mike Stone
Halfway through a dinner at the Trump Hotel, U.S. President Donald Trump can be heard giving the order to remove the U.S ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch, according to a video that surfaced on Saturday. ...Read full article

Trump tries to woo struggling farmers with new water rule | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 13:00:12

Trump tries to woo struggling farmers with new water rule | TheHill Author: Rebecca Beitsch
Trump’s new water rule cements a campaign promise to farmers to reverse a controversial Obama-era policy, but it may not be enough to win over an agricultural industry that has seen markets evaporate under his trade wars. ...Read full article

Lessons learned from 2016, but US faces new election threats

Associated Press2020-01-26 12:58:22

Author: CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY
It’s been more than three years since Russia's sweeping and systematic effort to interfere in U.S. elections through disinformation on social media, stolen campaign emails and attacks on voting... ...Read full article

Social media videos appear to show Wuhan coronavirus patients overcrowd hospitals - CNN Video

CNN2020-01-26 12:53:57.0151834

Social media videos appear to show Wuhan coronavirus patients overcrowd hospitals  - CNN Video Author:
Social media videos appear to show patients overcrowd hospitals in Wuhan -- a city under partial lockdown -- due to the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak. CNN's David Culver reports. ...Read full article

CNN goes to ground zero of Wuhan coronavirus outbreak - CNN Video

CNN2020-01-26 12:53:49.4719472

CNN goes to ground zero of Wuhan coronavirus outbreak - CNN Video Author:
A deadly outbreak of the new Wuhan coronavirus emerged in Wuhan, China, a city of 11 million people since December 2019. Within weeks, the virus has killed at least 17 people, sickened hundreds and spread as far as the United States. CNN's David Culver report… ...Read full article

Raw audio: Trump discusses wanting Ukraine Ambassador Yovanovitch fired (discussion begins near 39-minute-mark)

Fox News2020-01-26 12:37:58.1971841

Raw audio: Trump discusses wanting Ukraine Ambassador Yovanovitch fired (discussion begins near 39-minute-mark) Author: Fox News
The full video of a 2018 meeting where President Trump was recorded telling associates that he wanted then-U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch fired has been released. ...Read full article

Tom Cotton: Donald Trump 'not dismissing' U.S. troops' Iran attack injuries

The Washington Times2020-01-26 12:14:20

Tom Cotton: Donald Trump 'not dismissing' U.S. troops' Iran attack injuries Author: Lauren Meier
Sen. Tom Cotton, Arkansas Republican, on Sunday defended President Trump's assertion about soldiers who suffered concussions after a rocket attack by Iran earlier this month and said the president wasn't "dismissing" the injury by calling them headaches. ...Read full article

Diddy calls out Grammys and demands change in fiery speech

Associated Press2020-01-26 12:02:57

Author: MESFIN FEKADU
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Sean “Diddy” Combs called out the Grammy Awards for dissing rap and R&B stars in its major categories in a blazing speech that earned him a standing ovation from... ...Read full article

Biden leads 2020 pack in congressional endorsements | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 12:00:12

Biden leads 2020 pack in congressional endorsements | TheHill Author: Cristina Marcos
Former Vice President Joe Biden is leading the 2020 pack in congressional endorsements... ...Read full article

'Hip-hop has never been respected': Diddy slams Grammys in scathing Clive Davis event speech

USA Today2020-01-26 11:59:05+00:00

'Hip-hop has never been respected': Diddy slams Grammys in scathing Clive Davis event speech Author:
Sean "Diddy" Combs, at the Clive Davis pre-Grammy gala, challenged the music industry to get its act together when it comes to diversity. ...Read full article

China virus: Road blocks and ghost towns

BBC News2020-01-26 11:44:46

China virus: Road blocks and ghost towns Author: BBC News
A BBC team travels into Hubei province, where the deadly new coronavirus originated. ...Read full article

Joe Biden: 'Transgender Equality Is the Civil Rights Issue of Our Time'

Breitbart News2020-01-26 11:17:23

Joe Biden: 'Transgender Equality Is the Civil Rights Issue of Our Time' Author: Neil Munro
"Transgender equality is the civil rights issue of our time," says a tweet issued Saturday from Joe Biden's campaign. ...Read full article

Sanders bolsters frontrunner status a week before Iowa | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-26 11:00:13

Sanders bolsters frontrunner status a week before Iowa | TheHill Author: Jonathan Easley
One week before the Iowa caucuses, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is growing in strength and increas... ...Read full article

Iran's Zarif hits back after Trump's 'No thanks' Twitter post

Al Jazeera English2020-01-26 10:59:00

Iran's Zarif hits back after Trump's 'No thanks' Twitter post Author: Al Jazeera
President says US will not lift sanctions to negotiate with Iran after Zarif reiterates such demand before any talks. ...Read full article

Trump ordered Ukraine envoy's sacking in 2018 - tape

BBC News2020-01-26 10:45:04

Trump ordered Ukraine envoy's sacking in 2018 - tape Author: BBC News
In a video, the president is heard saying "Get rid of her!" about ambassador Marie Yovanovitch. ...Read full article

Andrew Yang qualifies for Democratic debate on February 7

The Washington Times2020-01-26 10:43:31

Andrew Yang qualifies for Democratic debate on February 7 Author: David Sherfinski
Businessman Andrew Yang has qualified for the Feb. 7 Democratic presidential debate in New Hampshire, thanks to several polls released over the weekend. ...Read full article

Mike Pompeo NPR reporter defense incurs Senate Democrats' 'profound disappointment'

The Washington Times2020-01-26 10:22:31

Mike Pompeo NPR reporter defense incurs Senate Democrats' 'profound disappointment' Author: Lauren Meier
A group of Senators on the Foreign Relations Committee hit back at a statement by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defending himself against claims that he shouted at a reporter after a contentious interview, and expressed "profound disappointment and concern" … ...Read full article

A third case of coronavirus is confirmed in the US as China struggles to contain outbreak

CNN2020-01-26 10:18:18

A third case of coronavirus is confirmed in the US as China struggles to contain outbreak Author: Faith Karimi, CNN
A new case of coronavirus has been confirmed in Southern California, the third in the United States as the fast-moving virus spreads worldwide. ...Read full article

US citizen trapped at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak says she's angry and scared

CNN2020-01-26 10:04:39

US citizen trapped at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak says she's angry and scared Author: David Culver and Faith Karimi, CNN
A US citizen trapped at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in China described her fear of living in a city that's cut off from the rest of the country by transport restrictions. ...Read full article

China bans wild animal trade until coronavirus epidemic eliminated

The Washington Post2020-01-26 09:46:37

China bans wild animal trade until coronavirus epidemic eliminated Author:
Scientists have linked the coronavirus and SARS epidemics to markets where wild animals were sold to be eaten. ...Read full article

Ralph Nader rips Hillary Clinton for Bernie Sanders attack

The Washington Times2020-01-26 09:46:21

Ralph Nader rips Hillary Clinton for Bernie Sanders attack Author: David Sherfinski
Ralph Nader, the consumer advocate and former presidential candidate, is slamming Hillary Clinton for her recent attacks on Sen. Bernard Sanders of Vermont, saying that she "gave America Trump." ...Read full article

Survivor in Slovenia turns 100 on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Associated Press2020-01-26 09:38:05

Survivor in Slovenia turns 100 on Holocaust Remembrance Day Author: ALI ZERDIN
RAKEK, Slovenia (AP) — For Marija Frlan it's as symbolic as it can get: A survivor of a Nazi concentration camp during World War II, the Slovenian woman turns 100 years old on Monday, the... ...Read full article

Alan Dershowitz: House managers' impeachment case falls short of standard even if true

The Washington Times2020-01-26 09:33:39

Alan Dershowitz: House managers' impeachment case falls short of standard even if true Author: David Sherfinski
Alan Dershowitz, who is part of President Trump's impeachment legal defense team, said Sunday that even if the House managers successfully laid out the facts in their case they would still fall short of the standard needed to impeach and remove Mr. Trump from… ...Read full article

Parenting kids over 18 is still parenting. You just get less control and the stakes are higher.

MSNBC2020-01-26 09:30:00

Parenting kids over 18 is still parenting. You just get less control and the stakes are higher. Author: MSNBC
Parenting kids over 18 is still parenting, just with less say and higher stakes ...Read full article

China virus 'spreads before symptoms show'

BBC News2020-01-26 09:17:52

China virus 'spreads before symptoms show' Author: BBC News
The new coronavirus is said to be infectious during its incubation period, making to harder to contain. ...Read full article

Bernie Sanders leads in Iowa: New York Times/Siena College poll

The Washington Times2020-01-26 08:58:27

Bernie Sanders leads in Iowa: New York Times/Siena College poll Author: David Sherfinski
Sen. Bernard Sanders of Vermont leads his nearest 2020 Democratic presidential rival in Iowa by 7 points with about a week to go until the first-in-the-nation caucuses, according to a poll released on Saturday. ...Read full article

Bernie Sanders has 9-point lead in New Hampshire: CNN poll

The Washington Times2020-01-26 08:48:18

Bernie Sanders has 9-point lead in New Hampshire: CNN poll Author: David Sherfinski
Sen. Bernard Sanders of Vermont holds a 9-point lead in New Hampshire over his nearest 2020 Democratic presidential rival, according to a poll released on Sunday. ...Read full article

Joe Biden Ducks Questions About Conflict of Interest in Ukraine

Breitbart News2020-01-26 08:18:01

Joe Biden Ducks Questions About Conflict of Interest in Ukraine Author: Joel B. Pollak
Joe Biden claimed in an interview set to air Sunday morning that no one had been able to point to anything he had done wrong in Ukraine. ...Read full article

Wuhan coronavirus death toll rises to 56 as healthcare workers say medical supplies are running out

CNN2020-01-26 08:12:54

Wuhan coronavirus death toll rises to 56 as healthcare workers say medical supplies are running out Author: Yong Xiong, Natalie Thomas, David Culver and Helen Regan, CNN
The death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus in China continues rising as authorities and health care workers struggle to contain the outbreak. ...Read full article

60 miles from college: Lack of education, a way out of poverty, could 'kill rural America'

USA Today2020-01-26 07:57:23+00:00

60 miles from college: Lack of education, a way out of poverty, could 'kill rural America' Author:
More than 5 million Americans live in education deserts, lacking any college within a 30-minute drive. Few students go away to college, and poverty persists. ...Read full article

Salma Hayek sorry for promoting 'American Dirt' -- without actually reading it

The Washington Times2020-01-26 07:36:05

Salma Hayek sorry for promoting 'American Dirt' -- without actually reading it Author: Associated Press
Salma Hayek is apologizing for promoting a controversial new novel, Jeanine Cummins' "American Dirt," without actually reading it. ...Read full article

Sean 'Diddy' Combs rips Grammys in Clive Davis gala speech

The Washington Times2020-01-26 07:17:21

Sean 'Diddy' Combs rips Grammys in Clive Davis gala speech Author: Mesfin Fekadu
Sean "Diddy" Combs called out the Grammy Awards for dissing rap and R&B stars in its major categories in a blazing speech that earned him a standing ovation from Beyonce, Jay-Z and several other music industry players. ...Read full article

Turkish teams hunt for quake survivors as death toll hits 38

Associated Press2020-01-26 06:53:04

Turkish teams hunt for quake survivors as death toll hits 38 Author: ANDREW WILKS
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Working against the clock in freezing temperatures, Turkish rescue teams pulled more survivors from collapsed buildings Sunday, days after a powerful magnitude 6.8 earthquake... ...Read full article

Russell Simmons documentary 'On the Record' cheered at Sundance premiere

The Washington Times2020-01-26 06:21:21

Russell Simmons documentary 'On the Record' cheered at Sundance premiere Author: Jake Coyle
Without Oprah or Apple, the Russell Simmons documentary "On the Record" went ahead with its premiere Saturday at the Sundance Film Festival, where the women who came forward with sexual assault allegations against the hip-hop mogul received one of the festiva… ...Read full article

Democratic race in Iowa heats up as caucus approaches

Associated Press2020-01-26 05:49:22

Author: BILL BARROW
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates have roared back into Iowa touting fresh endorsements, critiquing their rivals and predicting victories in the caucuses that will soon... ...Read full article

Biden and Sanders are breaking away from the pack of candidates among Democrats nationwide, Washington Post-ABC News poll finds

The Washington Post2020-01-26 05:01:00

Biden and Sanders are breaking away from the pack of candidates among Democrats nationwide, Washington Post-ABC News poll finds Author:
The two men, pillars of competing ideologies, are locked in a more crowded knot of candidates in Iowa and New Hampshire, whose results could alter the national findings. ...Read full article

In pictures: The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak

CNN2020-01-26 04:45:57

In pictures: The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak Author:
The deadly Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread throughout Asia and across the world. ...Read full article

Gutfeld: Impeachment isn't meant for you or me, it's for the media's emotional gratification

Fox News2020-01-26 03:52:49.6817521

Gutfeld: Impeachment isn't meant for you or me, it's for the media's emotional gratification Author: Fox News
The media love impeachment because it allows them to escape from their own self-reflection. ...Read full article

World’s largest twin-engine jet takes to the air

BBC News2020-01-26 02:08:52

World’s largest twin-engine jet takes to the air Author: BBC News
The 777X test flight comes after Boeing's 737 Max plane was grounded following two fatal crashes. ...Read full article

Coronavirus outbreak: Latest news and live updates - CNN

CNN2020-01-26 01:55:48

Coronavirus outbreak: Latest news and live updates - CNN Author: By Joshua Berlinger, Brett McKeehan and Tara John, CNN
 ...Read full article

Virus death toll in China rises as US prepares evacuation

Associated Press2020-01-26 01:38:23

Virus death toll in China rises as US prepares evacuation Author: KEN MORITSUGU
BEIJING (AP) — A new viral illness being watched with a wary eye around the globe accelerated its spread in China on Sunday with 56 deaths so far, while the U.S. Consulate in the city at the... ...Read full article

The new viral threat: What you need to know

The Washington Post2020-01-26 01:09:00

Author:
As the coronavirus outbreak spreads, experts scramble to understand the origins and risk of the disease. ...Read full article

Grammys 2020: Seven things to watch out for

BBC News2020-01-26 00:09:35

Grammys 2020: Seven things to watch out for Author: BBC News
The key facts for Sunday's show - from BTS and Lil Nas X to the controversy over vote-rigging. ...Read full article

People are quitting smoking — even though many doctors aren’t telling them to

The Washington Post2020-01-25 23:06:53

People are quitting smoking — even though many doctors aren’t telling them to Author:
The persistent challenge remains to help the nation’s remaining 34 million smokers quit the habit. ...Read full article

Trump defense team signals focus on Schiff | TheHill

The Hill2020-01-25 21:36:12

Trump defense team signals focus on Schiff | TheHill Author: John Kruzel
At several points during their opening argument, President Donald Trump’s defense team... ...Read full article

Jim Lehrer was my close friend, my professional inspiration and a hero for our time

The Washington Post2020-01-25 21:28:34

Jim Lehrer was my close friend, my professional inspiration and a hero for our time Author:
Millions of Americans knew what he reported could be trusted. ...Read full article

In recording Trump asks how long Ukraine can resist Russians

Associated Press2020-01-25 21:07:38

Author: ZEKE MILLER, COLLEEN LONG, MIKE BALSAMO and LYNN BERRY
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump inquired how long Ukraine would be able to resist Russian aggression without U.S. assistance during a 2018 meeting with donors that included the indicted... ...Read full article

The Saudis hacked my phone, too. Now I’m suing.

The Washington Post2020-01-25 20:58:00

The Saudis hacked my phone, too. Now I’m suing. Author:
The invasion of my privacy has left me in fear for my personal safety. ...Read full article

Schiff: 'Uncontested' that Trump Invited Ukraine 'to Help Him Cheat'

Breitbart News2020-01-25 19:36:43

Schiff: 'Uncontested' that Trump Invited Ukraine 'to Help Him Cheat' Author: Ian Hanchett
During a press conference on Saturday, House Impeachment Manager and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) stated that President | Clips During a press conference on Saturday, House Impeachment Manager and House Intelligence Committee Chair… ...Read full article

Chris Murphy: It's 'Possible' Some Democrats Vote to Acquit Trump

Breitbart News2020-01-25 19:09:25

Chris Murphy: It's 'Possible' Some Democrats Vote to Acquit Trump Author: Sean Moran
Sen. Chris Murphy said it is "possible" some Senate Democrats will vote to acquit Trump when the Senate impeachment trial concludes. ...Read full article

Sen. Cardin: It’s most important we hear from those witnesses that have the direct information

Fox News2020-01-25 18:53:03.515084

Sen. Cardin: It’s most important we hear from those witnesses that have the direct information Author: Fox News
Democratic Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin weighs in on the Senate impeachment trial. ...Read full article

Democrats undoing election, say Trump lawyers

BBC News2020-01-25 18:19:50

Democrats undoing election, say Trump lawyers Author: BBC News
Lawyers start their defence of the US president at the impeachment trial in the Senate. ...Read full article

Trump administration announces crackdown on counterfeit goods

Fox News2020-01-25 15:38:04.0657974

Trump administration announces crackdown on counterfeit goods Author: Fox News
The Trump administration announces new crackdown on counterfeit goods crossing our borders, migrants say they will ‘wait out’ Trump’s presidency in Mexico; Customs and Border Protection Deputy Commissioner Robert Perez weighs in. ...Read full article

Pentagon's vow to protect Vindman against retaliation tested after Blackburn attacks decorated veteran

CNN2020-01-25 15:13:50

Pentagon's vow to protect Vindman against retaliation tested after Blackburn attacks decorated veteran Author: Zachary Cohen, CNN
A top Pentagon official as recently as last month vowed the department would not tolerate "any act of retaliation" against Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman -- a pledge now being put to the test after Republican Sen. Marsha Blackburn this week repeatedly attacked th… ...Read full article

Coronavirus much more contagious than feared as cases pop up across US

Fox News2020-01-25 13:52:48.8950937

Coronavirus much more contagious than feared as cases pop up across US Author: Fox News
Chinese government quarantines entire cities; Dr. Janette Nesheiwat on the deadly outbreak. ...Read full article

Lyme disease patients fight for their lives while academics fight each other. That's just wrong.

MSNBC2020-01-25 13:50:00

Lyme disease patients fight for their lives while academics fight each other. That's just wrong. Author: MSNBC
Cases of Lyme disease are drastically rising even though the diagnostic tools for it are outdated and the treatments aren't working. What's going on? ...Read full article

Netflix and Gwyneth Paltrow's 'Goop Lab' docuseries is all kinds of awful

MSNBC2020-01-25 09:35:00

Netflix and Gwyneth Paltrow's 'Goop Lab' docuseries is all kinds of awful Author: MSNBC
Netflix and Gwyneth Paltrow's 'Goop Lab' docuseries is all kinds of awful ...Read full article

CBD, hemp and similar legal products are confusing the police and putting users at risk

MSNBC2020-01-25 09:32:00

CBD, hemp and similar legal products are confusing the police and putting users at risk Author: MSNBC
CBD, hemp and other low-THC marijuana-adjacent products legalized under the 2018 Farm Bill are confusing consumers, workers and police. ...Read full article

What it will take to stop the Wuhan coronavirus

CNN2020-01-25 04:40:00

What it will take to stop the Wuhan coronavirus Author: Laurie Garrett
Laurie Garrett writes, "On this date 17 years ago, I was covering the aevere acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) virus for several months as it spread across Asia, eventually reaching 37 countries, sickening more than 8,098 people and killing 774 of them." ...Read full article

Life after basketball: Kobe Bryant's transition to Oscar, Emmy winner and AAU coach

USA Today2020-01-25 04:23:54+00:00

Life after basketball: Kobe Bryant's transition to Oscar, Emmy winner and AAU coach Author:
Kobe Bryant talked to USA TODAY Sports about life after the NBA, projects with his award-winning multimedia company and coaching his daughter's team. ...Read full article

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