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Jim Irsay reveals Colts QB Andrew Luck had surgery on shoulder

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INDIANAPOLIS – After 17...

Why Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens will get the Hall call

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What did this year's Hall...

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Earthquake in Italy triggers avalanche, buries hotel

Yahoo News - 1 hour ago
With 16 feet of snow stopping...

Le Pen Moves Into Lead in French Race, Le Monde Poll Shows

Bloomberg - 7 hours ago
Marine Le Pen is gaining...

From Washington to Trump: Inauguration firsts

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Donald Trump will be sworn is...

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The Daily 202: Will Trump deliver the unifying inaugural address that his aides keep promising?

Washington Post - 53 minutes ago
THE BIG IDEA: Donald Trump's advisers and surrogates keep saying that tomorrow will be the day when he finally – finally! – pivots to become presidential. Tom Barrack, a longtime friend and...

Rick Perry expresses 'regret' for pledging to abolish Energy Department

Washington Post - 47 minutes ago
Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to run the Energy Department, expressed contrition for campaigning on the promise of doing away with the agency at his confirmation hearing...

Rescuers search for 30 after avalanche buries Italian hotel

Chicago Tribune - 45 minutes ago
Rescue workers on skis reached a four-star spa hotel buried by an avalanche in earthquake-stricken central Italy Thursday, reporting no signs of life as they searched for around 30 people believed...

Steven Mnuchin, Treasury Nominee, Failed to Disclose $100 Million in Assets

New York Times - 43 minutes ago
Steven Mnuchin testified Thursday before the Senate Finance Committee during his confirmation hearing as Treasury secretary. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Steven T. Mnuchin,...

GOP 'unmoved' by controversies surrounding Trump's cabinet picks

MSNBC - 3 hours ago
Last month, Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) celebrating Donald Trump for having assembled a “dream team” cabinet. It was a curious choice of words – because one would have to be asleep to be...

Choice for Health Secretary Is Vague on Replacing Affordable Care Act

New York Times - 17 hours ago
Tom Price, the nominee for secretary of health and human services, answered pointed questions from Senator Bernie Sanders during his confirmation hearing on Wednesday. By REUTERS. Photo by Al...

In Manning clemency call, Obama sought to reduce sentence viewed as 'nuts'

Washington Post - 16 hours ago
From the moment a military judge handed down a 35-year prison term for Chelsea Manning in 2013, President Obama and some administration officials saw the sentence as excessive. “Nuts,” said one...

Michelle Obama's touching last Instagram posts as first lady require tissues

USA TODAY - 2 hours ago
For eight years Michelle Obama has been a gracious and goal-oriented first lady intent on alleviating childhood obesity and getting girls around the world access to education, just to name a few of...

Iran shocked by deadly fire, collapse of Tehran high-rise

Washington Post - 6 hours ago
TEHRAN, Iran — A historic high-rise building in the heart of Iran's capital caught fire and later collapsed Thursday, killing at least 30 firefighters and leaving their stunned colleagues and...

US Bombs ISIS Camps in Libya

New York Times - 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Two United States Air Force B-2 bombers attacked Islamic State training camps outside of Surt, Libya, overnight, the Pentagon said on Thursday. Military analysts were assessing the...

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Earthquake in Italy triggers avalanche, buries hotel

Yahoo News - 1 hour ago
With 16 feet of snow stopping plows and ambulances in their tracks, Italian rescue workers took to skis to access a luxury mountain hotel buried in an avalanche. Some thirty guests are believed to be...

Le Pen Moves Into Lead in French Race, Le Monde Poll Shows

Bloomberg - 7 hours ago
Marine Le Pen is gaining support in France and has taken the lead in a major survey of voters' intentions for the first round of the presidential election. The populist leader of the National...

From Washington to Trump: Inauguration firsts

USA TODAY - 2 hours ago
Donald Trump will be sworn is as the 45th president Friday. He's the first person elected president with no prior government or military experience, but his inauguration won't be the first to...

At least 20 firefighters killed in Tehran building collapse

Reuters - 48 minutes ago
Fire breaks out in a high-rise building in Tehran, Iran January 19, 2017. Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS. 1/15. left. right. Smoke rises from a blazing high-rise building in Tehran, Iran...

Gambia's president is refusing to leave office — even as foreign troops mobilize

Washington Post - 35 minutes ago
NAIROBI — Gambia, a tiny country known for its large number of migrants fleeing to Europe and a coastline that draws scores of British sunbathers, gained a new distinction Thursday afternoon: It...

US Bombs ISIS Camps in Libya

New York Times - 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Two United States Air Force B-2 bombers attacked Islamic State training camps outside of Surt, Libya, overnight, the Pentagon said on Thursday. Military analysts were assessing the...

At Davos, Britain's May tries to reassure those nervous about Brexit

USA TODAY - 32 minutes ago
DAVOS, Switzerland — Prime Minister Theresa May attempted to reassure the international community Thursday at the World Economic Forum that Britain would not turn its back on free trade or...

Trump expects 'big results' from his choice to lead USDA

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump said Thursday that he expects that former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, his choice to lead the Agriculture Department, will “deliver big results for all Americans who earn...

Thousands demand lifting ban on bull-taming sport in India

Yahoo News - 13 minutes ago
NEW DELHI – Thousands of people were camping on a beach in southern India on Wednesday demanding a ban be lifted on the traditional sport of bull-taming. The sport of jallikattu involves releasing...

Donald Trump Faces a Map of Global Uncertainty

Wall Street Journal - 31 minutes ago
WASHINGTON—President-elect Donald Trump is set to inherit a high-stakes foreign-policy landscape made even more uncertain by his own suggestions that he will abandon or reconsider longstanding...

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Trump's treasury nominee defends his record at bank labeled as 'foreclosure machine'

Washington Post - 42 minutes ago
Appearing on Capitol Hill on Thursday, treasury secretary nominee Steven T. Mnuchin defended his leadership of a California bank that has been accused of aggressively foreclosing on homeowners and...

US housing starts surge in December; jobless claims near 43-year low

Reuters - 2 hours ago
A 'For Rent' sign is posted outside a residential home in Carlsbad, California, U.S., January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake. 1/3. left. right. Job seekers break out to visit corporate...

Gold drops back under $1200 as global interest-rate differential in focus

MarketWatch - 1 hour ago
Gold prices fell for a second session Thursday as the dollar gained in the wake inaction on interest rates, as expected, from the European Central Bank and relatively hawkish comments from Federal...

NNetflix fueled by original programming, even as its costs hold earnings back, analysts say

MarketWatch - 2 hours ago
With the stock gains pushing Netflix NFLX, +4.54% to a record level Thursday morning, analysts were enamored of the company's rapid subscriber additions in the U.S. and even more so...

Railroad legend Harrison retires from CP, sets sights on senior management position at CSX

Logistics Management - 53 minutes ago
Executive retires from position at Canadian Pacific, partners up with hedge fund investor to try and line up a senior management spot with CSX. Twitter · Facebook · LinkedIn ·...

Student Loan Collector Cheated Millions, Lawsuits Say

New York Times - 15 hours ago
Navient, the largest servicer of student loans in the country, handles loans for around 12 million people. A lawsuit filed on Wednesday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and two state...

Draghi Urges German Patience on Inflation as Euro Area Heals

Bloomberg - 1 hour ago
Mario Draghi called on Germany to be calm as the European Central Bank keeps pumping stimulus into the euro area, saying rising inflation will eventually bring higher interest rates for savers. “As...

An Entire Mall in Pennsylvania Was Just Sold For $100

Fortune - 2 hours ago
The Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills Mall, one of the largest in the state, was bought by Wells Fargo Bank, which foreclosed on the property last year, WPXI-TV reports. The bank was the only bidder for...

Mark Zuckerberg is suing hundreds of Hawaiians to protect his 700-acre Kauai estate

Business Insider - 41 minutes ago
Now the Facebook billionaire is suing a few hundred Hawaiians who still have legal ownership claims to parts of his vacation estate through their ancestors, as was first reported by the Honolulu Star...

May Tells Banks She Values Them as They Pack Their Brexit Bags

Bloomberg - 28 minutes ago
Theresa May insisted she valued the contribution that banks make to Britain's economy, even as they signaled they were packing their bags in response to Brexit. “I value financial services in...

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People's Choice Awards: The 5 most noteworthy celebrity quotes, from Tyler Perry to Blake Lively

Washington Post - 6 hours ago
Ah, the People's Choice Awards, the show where you're guaranteed to predict winners if you even half-glance at the celebrities in the audience. (Well hello, Tom Hanks, what could you possibly...

A Dog's Purpose: Josh Gad and Lasse Hallström "Shaken" Over Animal Mistreatment

E! Online - 2 hours ago
PETA has called for a boycott of the film A Dog's Purpose after a video surfaced on TMZ Wednesday showing a trainer apparently forcing a German Shepherd into turbulent waters. In the video, which...

Mangold on the Politics and Particularities of Logan

ComingSoon.net - 3 hours ago
At the start of December, the 20th Century Fox Showcase impressed entertainment reporters by revealing clips of War for the Planet of the Apes and Alien: Covenant, as well as the first 35 minutes of...

Hear Gorillaz' First Song in Six Years, 'Hallelujah Money'

RollingStone.com - 36 minutes ago
The Gorillaz enlist British artist Benjamin Clementine for the politically pointed "Hallelujah Money," the animated group's first song in six years. By Jon Blistein. 35 minutes ago....

From Adam Levine to Jay Z to Major Lazer: Sundance 2017's Music-Related Movies

Billboard - 32 minutes ago
What do a documentary spotlighting the failures of the criminal justice system, a biopic on one of hip-hop's forgotten trailblazers and a feature named for the Japanese word for “bullshit”...

Johnny Depp Thanks Fans for Standing by Him at People's Choice Awards 2017 in First Public Appearance Since ...

Us Weekly - 1 hour ago
Pulling a Brad Pitt! Johnny Depp thanked his fans for their support while making his first postdivorce public appearance at the 2017 People's Choice Awards on Wednesday, January 18. Accepting the...

Fifth Harmony Perform for the First Time Without Camila Cabello

PEOPLE.com - 1 hour ago
This article originally appeared on EW.com. Fifth Harmony hit the stage at the People's Choice Awards on Wednesday night for their first performance since former member Camila Cabello's...

'American Crime Story' Eyes Clinton-Lewinsky Sex Scandal For New Season

Huffington Post - 2 hours ago
Before the second season of FX's “American Crime Story” has even aired, the prolific producer is already developing a future installment of the anthology series about the sex scandal that...

The Founder: EW review

EW.com - 58 minutes ago
Facebook. Ford Edsels. The Miracle Mop. That guy who invented the intermittent windshield-wiper thing: Hollywood has a long love affair with homegrown tales of ingenuity, no matter how messily they...

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Earth Sets a Temperature Record for the Third Straight Year

New York Times - 1 day ago
Ice in the Arctic Ocean's Chukchi Sea region. “What's going on in the Arctic is really very impressive; this year was ridiculously off the chart,” said Gavin A. Schmidt, the head of...

New moth named in honor of Donald Trump

CNN - 19 hours ago
(CNN) No doubt Donald Trump will be showered with honors at his inauguration, but none will be quite as unique as this little moth. A biologist has named a newly discovered species of moth after our...

Primates facing 'extinction crisis'

BBC News - 21 hours ago
The world's primates face an "extinction crisis" with 60% of species now threatened with extinction, according to research. A global study, involving more than 30 scientists, assessed...

World temperatures hit new high in 2016 for third year in a row

AOL News - 1 day ago
OSLO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - World temperatures hit a record high for the third year in a row in 2016, creeping closer to a ceiling set for global warming with extremes including unprecedented heat in...

'A cat in hell's chance' – why we're losing the battle to keep global warming below 2C

The Guardian - 11 hours ago
A global rise in temperature of just 2C would be enough to threaten life as we know it. But leading climate scientists think even this universally agreed target will be missed. Could dramatic action...

Donald Trump and his team are dodging climate science

Washington Post - 11 hours ago
Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter....

Will Trump echo JFK's moonshot and vow to send humans to Mars?

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
For drive-by readers we offer this immediate answer to the question posed in our headline: Almost certainly not, at least in the inaugural address. Maybe later. By tradition, inaugurals are broadly...

NASA plans mission to asteroid that may hold treasure trove of minerals

CBS News - 3 hours ago
NASA is working to uncover the mystery behind an asteroid that may contain a priceless treasure trove of minerals. The space agency is planning to send an unmanned spacecraft to the chunk of metal in...

These SpaceX Rocket Landing Photos Are Simply Jaw-Dropping

Space.com - 2 hours ago
If you needed any more proof that SpaceX is back after last weekend's successful rocket launch, look no more. The private spaceflight company not only launched 10 communications satellites into...

Trump could enact sweeping changes to environment policy: experts

Yahoo News - 14 hours ago
Miami (AFP) - President-elect Donald Trump could enact sweeping changes to environmental policy in the beginning days of his administration, with far-reaching effects both in the United States and...

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The Daily 202: Will Trump deliver the unifying inaugural address that his aides keep promising?

Washington Post - 53 minutes ago
THE BIG IDEA: Donald Trump's advisers and surrogates keep saying that tomorrow will be the day when he finally – finally! – pivots to become presidential. Tom Barrack, a longtime friend and...

Rick Perry expresses 'regret' for pledging to abolish Energy Department

Washington Post - 47 minutes ago
Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to run the Energy Department, expressed contrition for campaigning on the promise of doing away with the agency at his confirmation hearing...

Rescuers search for 30 after avalanche buries Italian hotel

Chicago Tribune - 45 minutes ago
Rescue workers on skis reached a four-star spa hotel buried by an avalanche in earthquake-stricken central Italy Thursday, reporting no signs of life as they searched for around 30 people believed...

Steven Mnuchin, Treasury Nominee, Failed to Disclose $100 Million in Assets

New York Times - 43 minutes ago
Steven Mnuchin testified Thursday before the Senate Finance Committee during his confirmation hearing as Treasury secretary. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Steven T. Mnuchin,...

GOP 'unmoved' by controversies surrounding Trump's cabinet picks

MSNBC - 3 hours ago
Last month, Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) celebrating Donald Trump for having assembled a “dream team” cabinet. It was a curious choice of words – because one would have to be asleep to be...

Choice for Health Secretary Is Vague on Replacing Affordable Care Act

New York Times - 17 hours ago
Tom Price, the nominee for secretary of health and human services, answered pointed questions from Senator Bernie Sanders during his confirmation hearing on Wednesday. By REUTERS. Photo by Al...

In Manning clemency call, Obama sought to reduce sentence viewed as 'nuts'

Washington Post - 16 hours ago
From the moment a military judge handed down a 35-year prison term for Chelsea Manning in 2013, President Obama and some administration officials saw the sentence as excessive. “Nuts,” said one...

Michelle Obama's touching last Instagram posts as first lady require tissues

USA TODAY - 2 hours ago
For eight years Michelle Obama has been a gracious and goal-oriented first lady intent on alleviating childhood obesity and getting girls around the world access to education, just to name a few of...

Iran shocked by deadly fire, collapse of Tehran high-rise

Washington Post - 6 hours ago
TEHRAN, Iran — A historic high-rise building in the heart of Iran's capital caught fire and later collapsed Thursday, killing at least 30 firefighters and leaving their stunned colleagues and...

US Bombs ISIS Camps in Libya

New York Times - 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Two United States Air Force B-2 bombers attacked Islamic State training camps outside of Surt, Libya, overnight, the Pentagon said on Thursday. Military analysts were assessing the...

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World
Earthquake in Italy triggers avalanche, buries hotel

Yahoo News - 1 hour ago
With 16 feet of snow stopping plows and ambulances in their tracks, Italian rescue workers took to skis to access a luxury mountain hotel buried in an avalanche. Some thirty guests are believed to be...

Le Pen Moves Into Lead in French Race, Le Monde Poll Shows

Bloomberg - 7 hours ago
Marine Le Pen is gaining support in France and has taken the lead in a major survey of voters' intentions for the first round of the presidential election. The populist leader of the National...

From Washington to Trump: Inauguration firsts

USA TODAY - 2 hours ago
Donald Trump will be sworn is as the 45th president Friday. He's the first person elected president with no prior government or military experience, but his inauguration won't be the first to...

At least 20 firefighters killed in Tehran building collapse

Reuters - 48 minutes ago
Fire breaks out in a high-rise building in Tehran, Iran January 19, 2017. Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS. 1/15. left. right. Smoke rises from a blazing high-rise building in Tehran, Iran...

Gambia's president is refusing to leave office — even as foreign troops mobilize

Washington Post - 35 minutes ago
NAIROBI — Gambia, a tiny country known for its large number of migrants fleeing to Europe and a coastline that draws scores of British sunbathers, gained a new distinction Thursday afternoon: It...

US Bombs ISIS Camps in Libya

New York Times - 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Two United States Air Force B-2 bombers attacked Islamic State training camps outside of Surt, Libya, overnight, the Pentagon said on Thursday. Military analysts were assessing the...

At Davos, Britain's May tries to reassure those nervous about Brexit

USA TODAY - 32 minutes ago
DAVOS, Switzerland — Prime Minister Theresa May attempted to reassure the international community Thursday at the World Economic Forum that Britain would not turn its back on free trade or...

Trump expects 'big results' from his choice to lead USDA

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump said Thursday that he expects that former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, his choice to lead the Agriculture Department, will “deliver big results for all Americans who earn...

Thousands demand lifting ban on bull-taming sport in India

Yahoo News - 13 minutes ago
NEW DELHI – Thousands of people were camping on a beach in southern India on Wednesday demanding a ban be lifted on the traditional sport of bull-taming. The sport of jallikattu involves releasing...

Donald Trump Faces a Map of Global Uncertainty

Wall Street Journal - 31 minutes ago
WASHINGTON—President-elect Donald Trump is set to inherit a high-stakes foreign-policy landscape made even more uncertain by his own suggestions that he will abandon or reconsider longstanding...

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Business
Trump's treasury nominee defends his record at bank labeled as 'foreclosure machine'

Washington Post - 42 minutes ago
Appearing on Capitol Hill on Thursday, treasury secretary nominee Steven T. Mnuchin defended his leadership of a California bank that has been accused of aggressively foreclosing on homeowners and...

US housing starts surge in December; jobless claims near 43-year low

Reuters - 2 hours ago
A 'For Rent' sign is posted outside a residential home in Carlsbad, California, U.S., January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake. 1/3. left. right. Job seekers break out to visit corporate...

Gold drops back under $1200 as global interest-rate differential in focus

MarketWatch - 1 hour ago
Gold prices fell for a second session Thursday as the dollar gained in the wake inaction on interest rates, as expected, from the European Central Bank and relatively hawkish comments from Federal...

NNetflix fueled by original programming, even as its costs hold earnings back, analysts say

MarketWatch - 2 hours ago
With the stock gains pushing Netflix NFLX, +4.54% to a record level Thursday morning, analysts were enamored of the company's rapid subscriber additions in the U.S. and even more so...

Railroad legend Harrison retires from CP, sets sights on senior management position at CSX

Logistics Management - 53 minutes ago
Executive retires from position at Canadian Pacific, partners up with hedge fund investor to try and line up a senior management spot with CSX. Twitter · Facebook · LinkedIn ·...

Student Loan Collector Cheated Millions, Lawsuits Say

New York Times - 15 hours ago
Navient, the largest servicer of student loans in the country, handles loans for around 12 million people. A lawsuit filed on Wednesday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and two state...

Draghi Urges German Patience on Inflation as Euro Area Heals

Bloomberg - 1 hour ago
Mario Draghi called on Germany to be calm as the European Central Bank keeps pumping stimulus into the euro area, saying rising inflation will eventually bring higher interest rates for savers. “As...

An Entire Mall in Pennsylvania Was Just Sold For $100

Fortune - 2 hours ago
The Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills Mall, one of the largest in the state, was bought by Wells Fargo Bank, which foreclosed on the property last year, WPXI-TV reports. The bank was the only bidder for...

Mark Zuckerberg is suing hundreds of Hawaiians to protect his 700-acre Kauai estate

Business Insider - 41 minutes ago
Now the Facebook billionaire is suing a few hundred Hawaiians who still have legal ownership claims to parts of his vacation estate through their ancestors, as was first reported by the Honolulu Star...

May Tells Banks She Values Them as They Pack Their Brexit Bags

Bloomberg - 28 minutes ago
Theresa May insisted she valued the contribution that banks make to Britain's economy, even as they signaled they were packing their bags in response to Brexit. “I value financial services in...

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Entertainment
People's Choice Awards: The 5 most noteworthy celebrity quotes, from Tyler Perry to Blake Lively

Washington Post - 6 hours ago
Ah, the People's Choice Awards, the show where you're guaranteed to predict winners if you even half-glance at the celebrities in the audience. (Well hello, Tom Hanks, what could you possibly...

A Dog's Purpose: Josh Gad and Lasse Hallström "Shaken" Over Animal Mistreatment

E! Online - 2 hours ago
PETA has called for a boycott of the film A Dog's Purpose after a video surfaced on TMZ Wednesday showing a trainer apparently forcing a German Shepherd into turbulent waters. In the video, which...

Mangold on the Politics and Particularities of Logan

ComingSoon.net - 3 hours ago
At the start of December, the 20th Century Fox Showcase impressed entertainment reporters by revealing clips of War for the Planet of the Apes and Alien: Covenant, as well as the first 35 minutes of...

Hear Gorillaz' First Song in Six Years, 'Hallelujah Money'

RollingStone.com - 36 minutes ago
The Gorillaz enlist British artist Benjamin Clementine for the politically pointed "Hallelujah Money," the animated group's first song in six years. By Jon Blistein. 35 minutes ago....

From Adam Levine to Jay Z to Major Lazer: Sundance 2017's Music-Related Movies

Billboard - 32 minutes ago
What do a documentary spotlighting the failures of the criminal justice system, a biopic on one of hip-hop's forgotten trailblazers and a feature named for the Japanese word for “bullshit”...

Johnny Depp Thanks Fans for Standing by Him at People's Choice Awards 2017 in First Public Appearance Since ...

Us Weekly - 1 hour ago
Pulling a Brad Pitt! Johnny Depp thanked his fans for their support while making his first postdivorce public appearance at the 2017 People's Choice Awards on Wednesday, January 18. Accepting the...

Fifth Harmony Perform for the First Time Without Camila Cabello

PEOPLE.com - 1 hour ago
This article originally appeared on EW.com. Fifth Harmony hit the stage at the People's Choice Awards on Wednesday night for their first performance since former member Camila Cabello's...

'American Crime Story' Eyes Clinton-Lewinsky Sex Scandal For New Season

Huffington Post - 2 hours ago
Before the second season of FX's “American Crime Story” has even aired, the prolific producer is already developing a future installment of the anthology series about the sex scandal that...

The Founder: EW review

EW.com - 58 minutes ago
Facebook. Ford Edsels. The Miracle Mop. That guy who invented the intermittent windshield-wiper thing: Hollywood has a long love affair with homegrown tales of ingenuity, no matter how messily they...

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Science
Earth Sets a Temperature Record for the Third Straight Year

New York Times - 1 day ago
Ice in the Arctic Ocean's Chukchi Sea region. “What's going on in the Arctic is really very impressive; this year was ridiculously off the chart,” said Gavin A. Schmidt, the head of...

New moth named in honor of Donald Trump

CNN - 19 hours ago
(CNN) No doubt Donald Trump will be showered with honors at his inauguration, but none will be quite as unique as this little moth. A biologist has named a newly discovered species of moth after our...

Primates facing 'extinction crisis'

BBC News - 21 hours ago
The world's primates face an "extinction crisis" with 60% of species now threatened with extinction, according to research. A global study, involving more than 30 scientists, assessed...

World temperatures hit new high in 2016 for third year in a row

AOL News - 1 day ago
OSLO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - World temperatures hit a record high for the third year in a row in 2016, creeping closer to a ceiling set for global warming with extremes including unprecedented heat in...

'A cat in hell's chance' – why we're losing the battle to keep global warming below 2C

The Guardian - 11 hours ago
A global rise in temperature of just 2C would be enough to threaten life as we know it. But leading climate scientists think even this universally agreed target will be missed. Could dramatic action...

Donald Trump and his team are dodging climate science

Washington Post - 11 hours ago
Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter....

Will Trump echo JFK's moonshot and vow to send humans to Mars?

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
For drive-by readers we offer this immediate answer to the question posed in our headline: Almost certainly not, at least in the inaugural address. Maybe later. By tradition, inaugurals are broadly...

NASA plans mission to asteroid that may hold treasure trove of minerals

CBS News - 3 hours ago
NASA is working to uncover the mystery behind an asteroid that may contain a priceless treasure trove of minerals. The space agency is planning to send an unmanned spacecraft to the chunk of metal in...

These SpaceX Rocket Landing Photos Are Simply Jaw-Dropping

Space.com - 2 hours ago
If you needed any more proof that SpaceX is back after last weekend's successful rocket launch, look no more. The private spaceflight company not only launched 10 communications satellites into...

Trump could enact sweeping changes to environment policy: experts

Yahoo News - 14 hours ago
Miami (AFP) - President-elect Donald Trump could enact sweeping changes to environmental policy in the beginning days of his administration, with far-reaching effects both in the United States and...

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Business

Trump's treasury nominee defends his record at bank labeled as 'foreclosure machine'

Washington Post - 42 minutes ago
Appearing on Capitol Hill on...

Gold drops back under $1200 as global interest-rate differential in focus

MarketWatch - 1 hour ago
Gold prices fell for a second...

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Entertainment

A Dog's Purpose: Josh Gad and Lasse Hallström "Shaken" Over Animal Mistreatment

E! Online - 2 hours ago
PETA has called for a boycott...

Mangold on the Politics and Particularities of Logan

ComingSoon.net - 3 hours ago
At the start of December, the...

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Technology

Chinese company Alibaba becomes major sponsor of Olympic Games

The Guardian - 3 hours ago
International Olympic...

How Much Is a Trump Friendship Worth? For Tesla Shares, Up to 30%

Bloomberg - 1 hour ago
From left, Tim Cook, chief...

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