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Southampton 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur
Tottenham miss the chance to move level on points with fourth-placed Liverpool as they are frustrated by Southampton at St Mary's.
Women's Marches draw large crowds on second day
Thousands of demonstrators gathered in cities across the United States Sunday for a second day of Women's Marches, calling for equality and respect while urging supporters to make their voices heard by voting in this year's midterm elections.
Women's March: What's changed one year on?
Thousands took part in the demonstration in London on the anniversary of the Women's March.
Those deadly mudslides? Expect worse in the future.
Scientists point to increased fire risk from warming temperatures, heavy rainfall and development.
Turkish forces push into Syria, clash with Kurdish militia
AZAZ, Syria (Reuters) - Turkish ground forces advanced into northern Syria's Afrin region on Sunday, Ankara said after launching artillery and air strikes on a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia it aims to sweep from its border.
German SPD backs coalition talks, leader vows tough approach
BONN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted on Sunday to begin formal coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, moving Europe's economic powerhouse closer to a stable government after months of political deadlock.
Jordan's king tells Pence U.S. must rebuild trust after Jerusalem decision
AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan's King Abdullah told U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild "trust and confidence" in moving toward a two-state solution in Israel after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the country's capital.
Syria: Turkish ground troops enter Afrin enclave
US-backed Kurdish militants say they have beaten back Turkish troops in northern Syria.
German political deadlock ends as SPD votes for coalition talks with Merkel
Germany's leaders have taken a crucial step towards breaking a deadlock that has prevented the formation of a new government since elections four months ago.
Congolese security forces kill six while dispersing anti-Kabila protest
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Congolese security forces shot dead at least six people and fired tear gas to disperse a banned protest against President Joseph Kabila organized by the Catholic church on Sunday, a U.N. peacekeeping mission in the country said.
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Benton County inmate found dead 36 hours after arrest
Inmate found dead in Benton County jail cell; sheriff has not identified the man, who was book for possession of methamphetamine.
Can experts predict collapse at Washington’s Rattlesnake Ridge?
More than 100 instruments are monitoring the slope’s every twitch and should provide some warning before the 8 million-ton mass lets loose.
‘A big mistake’: Robert Gates now says he opposed Obama timeline to pull troops from Afghanistan
In an interview with The Seattle Times, former Defense Secretary Robert Gates shares his views on the Afghanistan war policies of presidents past and present — and gives a different take on the U.S. troop-withdrawal timeline than he did in his 2014 memoir.
Video: Follow three women through Saturday’s Women’s March
Follow three local women on their journeys through the 2018 Women's March in Seattle.
Renewal and resistance in Seattle — thousands take to streets for Women’s March
Fed-up protesters mark the first year of the Trump administration in the streets of Seattle. “I never felt that it was such an emergency before,” said one. “I never felt as threatened.”
For retired Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer, it’s a quiet life now
Jerry Gay, a Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer, says he lives “very simply” and the ups and downs of his life have prepared him not to judge others.
A Muslim woman walks into a coffee shop … and creates a movement
Moina Shaiq created “Meet a Muslim,” a series of gatherings in which people meet her for coffee and talk about the religion, with an aim to show that followers of Islam aren't all alike.
Round 2: 100+ events in Seattle area Sunday to promote women’s rights, social justice
Following the Seattle Women’s March, businesses and nonprofits are hosting gatherings ranging from potlucks to panel discussions to performances to keep the activism going.
Paul Bocuse, globe-trotting master of French cuisine, dies
Paul Bocuse was a leading figure in the pathbreaking culinary movement known as nouvelle cuisine, and shaped a pathbreaking style of cooking at his three-star restaurant near Lyon.
How Your U.S. Lawmaker Voted
Here’s how the state’s members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending Jan. 19.
Tom Brady active for Patriots in AFC Championship Game despite hand injury
Brady suffered a hand injury on Wednesday and had been officially listed as questionable.
US hockey GM dies unexpectedly at Colorado Springs home
Jim Johannson, the general manager of the U.S. Olympic men's hockey team, dies unexpectedly
Southampton frustrates Spurs as Kane scores 99th EPL goal
Harry Kane scored his Premier League-leading 21st goal of the season in a frustrating 1-1 draw for Tottenham at Southampton on Sunday
AFN to broadcast NFL's championship games despite shutdown
American Forces Network to broadcast NFL's conference championships despite federal government shutdown
Status woe: Cavaliers not planning changes amid slump
No panic, no changes. Cavaliers trying to fight through mid-season doldrums
Monaco moves up to 3rd after beating Metz 3-1; Nice wins
Monaco overcame a sluggish start to beat struggling Metz 3-1 and move up to third place in the French league, ahead of Lyon's home game with leader Paris Saint-Germain later Sunday
The other guys: A Super Bowl case for three QBs not named Brady
Tom Brady clearly has the edge in each category, but Case Keenum, Nick Foles and Blake Bortles have proved they can win, and that's all that matters.
Former player, USA Hockey executive Jim Johannson dead at 53-years-old
Johannson was a member of Team USA at the 1988 and 1992 Winter Olympics.
Bell Tolls: What will it take for Bortles, Jaguars to take down Patriots?
Jarrett Bell breaks down the keys to the NFL's conference championship weekend as the Eagles face the Vikings and the Patriots host the Jaguars.
USA Hockey GM Johannson dies at age 53
Jim Johannson, the general manager of USA Hockey, has died at the age of 53.
1 Son, 4 Overdoses, 6 Hours
Drug deaths draw the most notice, but more addicted people live than die. For them and their families, life can be a relentless cycle of worry, hope and chaos.
Yes, People Really Are Eating Tide Pods. No, It’s Not Safe.
An improbable and dangerous idea promoted on the internet has become a cause for genuine concern, the authorities said.
The Ilford woman who carries her heart in a rucksack
Selwa Hussain is the first woman in the UK to leave hospital with an artificial heart.
Boxer Bradley Smith: 'How anxiety nearly ruined me'
Bradley Smith, 20, from St Ives, people should talk more about mental health.
Michael Phelps: 'I am extremely thankful that I did not take my life'
Far from the familiar waters of an Olympic pool, swimmer Michael Phelps shared the story of his personal encounter with depression at a mental health conference in Chicago this week.
Flu widespread throughout the nation, 30 children dead
This year's flu season ranks among the most severe in recent years.
CDC's flu tracking program to continue if U.S. government shuts down
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will continue its work tracking one of the worst flu seasons the United States has seen in several years even if the federal government shuts down on Saturday, senior administration officials said on Friday.
Persian shallot 'could help fight TB antibiotic resistance'
Properties in Persian shallots could boost the effects of antibiotic treatment, a study says.
U.S. government shutdown would shutter CDC's flu tracking program
CHICAGO (Reuters) - If the U.S. Senate fails to avert a government shutdown at midnight Friday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will be forced to suspend its seasonal flu program as the nation faces one of the worst flu seasons in several years.
Trump decries 'permissive' U.S. abortion laws at rally
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump criticized U.S. abortion laws as among the most permissive in the world in a speech to anti-abortion activists at the annual March for Life on Friday, and pledged his administration would always defend "the right to life."
Chrissy Teigen and the rest of the internet bewildered by Philadelphia's #CriscoCops
Football fandom is a helluva thing. Philadelphia officials are so concerned over the possibility of rioting on Sunday night, after the city's Eagles face off against the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Championship Game, that they're resorting to extreme measures: Crews are greasing up light poles t...
Diversifying the blockchain
“The consensus is that because blockchain is so niche and it’s mostly early adopters who come from tech and finance, that it’s actually less diverse than those industries that are already struggling to be representative of the population at large,” Raine Revere, co-founder of blockchain educatio...
Scarlett Johansson brilliantly called out James Franco during her Women's March speech
As one of the many women who began Time's Up, the initiative advocating for women in all industries financially and otherwise, Scarlett Johansson was invited to speak at Los Angeles' Women's March—and she used her moment on stage to call out a number of issues, and one person in particular. “How ...
2018 might be Amazon’s year to take a leading role in online advertising
With WPP’s over 200,000 employees and a $75 billion media book, Sir Martin Sorrell has a uniquely privileged insight into the future of the online advertising industry. And he believes that 2018 might be the year that a third company joins what he calls the Facebook/Google “duopoly” in online ad...
Amazon's HQ2 competition gets merciless SNL mockery - CNET
Commentary: The bidding cities try to impress Jeff Bezos with "stars" such as Casey Affleck, Pitbull and TV cook Paula Deen. But Bezos only has eyes for Alexa.
All the fiercest signs from the Time's Up rally in London
A chorus of women and girls of all generations shouted the words "Time's Up" outside Downing Street, the epicentre of UK government. Through the rain, sleet and, snow, thousands gathered next to the UK's corridors of power to mark the one-year anniversary of the Women's March in London. SEE ALSO:...
Peter Dinklage is ready for 'Game of Thrones' to be over
Peter Dinklage is out in Utah to rep his new movie I Think We're Alone Now at the annual Sundance Film Festival and — of course — he's fielding questions about Game of Thrones. HBO's hit series is set to conclude with its eighth season in 2019, Dinklage seems like he's ready to bid farewell to Ty...
Reporter has a major fan moment about Ricky Martin in front of Ricky Martin
It's not every day you accidentally spill your celebrity crush secrets to that very celebrity crush. Chicago's WGN reporter Ana Belaval experienced just that last week when she found herself on-air via satellite with none other than Ricky Martin, who has been promoting his latest project, The As...
Inside Amazon’s surveillance-powered no-checkout convenience store
By now many have heard of Amazon’s most audacious attempt to shake up the retail world, the cashless, cashierless Go store. Walk in, grab what you want, and walk out. I got a chance to do just that recently, as well as pick the brain of one of its chief architects. My intention going in was to t...
A look inside the cashierless Amazon Go store - CNET
The new Amazon Go store in Seattle has one big figure: You don't actually take out your wallet to pay for anything.
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