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 2018-01-23 01:52 

AFP

Sanchez signs for Manchester United, Mkhitaryan joins Arsenal...

Alexis Sanchez said Monday he was "thrilled to be joining the biggest club in the world" as he moved to Manchester United from Arsenal in a swap deal with Henrikh Mkhitaryan.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you hav...

 2018-01-23 01:48 

Reuters

[ US ]

Skydiver dies after crashing into roof of California home...

(Reuters) - A skydiver died after slamming into the roof of a home in southern California on Monday, authorities said, without releasing details as to what may have caused his fatal fall....

 2018-01-23 01:37 

UPI

Montana governor signs executive order to restore net neutrality in state...

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock on Monday issued an executive order to protect net neutrality in his state....

 2018-01-23 01:36 

AP

A fresh GOP promise and a 'talking stick' help end shutdown...

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Senate called it quits late Sunday night, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer declared there still was no deal to end the federal government shutdown and address a stand......

 2018-01-23 01:34 

AP

Hong Kong bookseller detained again by Chinese authorities...

HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong-based bookseller who was secretly detained in China has been taken away by Chinese authorities again after being released into house arrest last October, his daughter s......

 2018-01-23 01:34 

UPI

Baker Mayfield leads list of finalists for Lombardi Award...

The Lombardi Award is down to seven finalists after initial balloting whittled the candidate list from 21....

 2018-01-23 01:33 

FARS News Agency

Tens of Thousands Turn out for Women's March in Downtown Los Angeles...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Calling for equal rights for women and waving "Dump Trump" signs, tens of thousands of demonstrators converged on downtown Los Angeles to take part in the second Women's March in LA, one of dozens of similar protests held around ...

 2018-01-23 01:33 

FARS News Agency

Terrorist Group's Weapons, Munition Seized in Damascus...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Rifles and ammo boxes are seen on the ground in a military base in Damascus, capital of Syria after a large amount of weapons and munition bound to the Al-Nusra terrorist group were seized near the militant-held Ghouta, East of Damascus, ....

 2018-01-23 01:33 

FARS News Agency

Turkish Troops Enter Syria's Afrin on Second Day of Offensive...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkish ground troops entered Syria's Afrin on the second day of an offensive against the US-backed Kurdish militants on Sunday. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-01-23 01:31 

UPI

New England Patriots, Jacksonville Jaguars AFC title game draws huge TV ratings...

The New England Patriots pulled off another postseason comeback to reach their eighth Super Bowl of the Tom Brady-Bill Belichick era and Sunday's telecast generated huge ratings....

 2018-01-23 01:27 

UPI

Raiders QB Derek Carr, Cowboys TE Jason Witten named Pro Bowl replacements...

Tom Brady and Zach Ertz are unable to participate in the Pro Bowl because they will be preparing for the Super Bowl....

 2018-01-23 01:26 

AP

Slumping Milwaukee Bucks fire coach Jason Kidd...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Seeking change amid midseason struggles, the Milwaukee Bucks fired coach Jason Kidd on Monday after a slide that left a team with designs on challenging the NBA's best in eighth pl......

 2018-01-23 01:25 

AP

Embattled Missouri governor proposes more cuts to colleges...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens proposed another round of cuts to public colleges and universities Monday during a budget announcement that also marked his first public appea......

 2018-01-23 01:24 

UPI

Netflix adds record 8 million subscribers in fourth quarter...

Netflix added a record number of subscribers at the end of 2017, the company announced in its quarterly report Monday....

 2018-01-23 01:20 

Yonhap News

Raised fishery goods production hits record high amid growing popularity abroad: ministry...

South Korea's production of fishery goods raised at fish farms surpassed the 2 million-ton mark last year for the first time and is expected to hit another record this year amid growing popularity of Korean marine products abroad, the Ministry of Ocea...

 2018-01-23 01:20 

Yonhap News

S. Korea to open cultural center in Hong Kong...

South Korea's new state-run facility for promoting the country's culture will open in Hong Kong this week, the government said Tuesday....

 2018-01-23 01:19 

Yonhap News

N. Korea to mark new army founding day just before PyeongChang Olympics...

North Korea said Tuesday that it has designated Feb. 8 as the new founding anniversary of its army and will prepare...

 2018-01-23 01:16 

AFP

USA Gymnastics top directors resign in wake of abuse scandal...

The executive leadership of USA Gymnastics' board of directors has resigned in the wake of the sexual abuse scandal involving former US team doctor Larry Nassar, the governing body announced Monday.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151...

 2018-01-23 01:14 

Yonhap News

(URGENT) S. Korean trade minister vows to file WTO petition over U.S. safeguard measures...
 2018-01-23 01:12 

AP

Connecticut theater director accused of sexual misconduct...

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut theater's artistic director is on administrative leave due to allegations of sexual misconduct....

 2018-01-23 01:12 

AP

Australian Open: Nadal-Cilic among 4 quarterfinals Tuesday...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Quarterfinal play begins at the Australian Open on Tuesday, with top-seeded Rafael Nadal continuing his quest for a second Australian title and 17th Grand Slam champions......

 2018-01-23 01:11 

Yonhap News

Korean studies, language courses expanding sharply abroad...

The number of foreign faculties and research institutes that provide Korean studies and language courses has nearly doubled in a decade, owing to the country's growing economic power, the Korean Wave and financial support, a state-financed public dipl...

 2018-01-23 01:09 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

14th Int'l Oil, Energy Exhibition opens on Kish Island...

Kish, Jan 22, IRNA The 14th International Oil and Energy Exhibition attended by over 180 Iranian and foreign companies opened on Kish Island late on Monday and will continue until January 25....

 2018-01-23 01:06 

AP

AP source: Browns hiring fired Steelers coordinator Haley...

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says the Browns are hiring former Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley....

 2018-01-23 01:05 

Reuters Canada

Asia stocks rise as end to U.S. government shutdown buoys Wall St., dollar steady...

Asian stocks advanced on Tuesday after U.S. senators struck a deal to end a three-day government shutdown, sending Wall Street's main indexes to record highs and keeping the dollar well supported....

 2018-01-23 01:00 

Reuters

RPT-COLUMN-London Metal Exchange stops the volume rot, but CME challenge grows: Andy Home...

(Repeats without change to text. The opinions expressed hereare those of the author, a columnist for Reuters)* LME Volumes long term: tmsnrt.rs/2DYHDFs* LME Volumes by contract: tmsnrt.rs/2DXPTWa* CME copper positioning: tmsnrt.rs/2DZ77m6By Andy HomeLONDO...

 2018-01-23 00:59 

AP

Cosby jokes in 1st show since 2015 he 'used to be' comedian...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby performed in public for the first time since a sex abuse scandal embroiled him in 2015, joking that he "used to be a comedian" and playing with a jazz band in his hom......

 2018-01-23 00:58 

Yonhap News

Cheong Wa Dae urges public to restrain from provoking N. Korea...

South Korea's presidential office Cheong Wa Dae called on the public Tuesday to show more respect to all countries that will participate in the upcoming Winter Olympic Games, including North Korea, one day after a group of conservative activists stage...

 2018-01-23 00:58 

Sputnik International

China Prepares to Choose Astronauts for Work on New Space Station...

China is set to select a new group of astronauts to be trained to work on the country's planned space station....

 2018-01-23 00:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

FOREX-Dollar near 3-year low after U.S. government funding deal...
 2018-01-23 00:58 

AP

Salt Lake City says budget works out to host Olympics again...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An exploratory committee studying a potential Salt Lake City bid to host the 2030 Winter Olympics estimates the city could pull it off without losing money....

 2018-01-23 00:57 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Key points in President Rouhani's televised speech on Monday...

Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani said in his live televised speech late on Monday the committee set up to probe Sanchi incident will continue its investigations until the reason why it occurred is made clear....

 2018-01-23 00:57 

Sputnik International

Turkey's Presence in Afrin Shows Complex Syrian Conflict 'Nowhere Near Ending'...

The Turkish military's incursion into northwestern Syria creates a new dimension in the years-long crisis in Syria and highlights the conflict is "nowhere near ending," an international affairs and security analyst told Sputnik....

 2018-01-23 00:55 

AP

Philippine volcano spews fountains of lava, big ash plumes...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines' most active volcano has spewed fountains of lava and massive ash plumes overnight after authorities warned a violent eruption may be imminent....

 2018-01-23 00:55 

Reuters

[ Business ]

REFILE-UPDATE 1-U.S. FERC delays responding to Magellan's request for rehearing...

(Refiles to remove erroneous coding)...

 2018-01-23 00:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

REFILE-UPDATE 1-U.S. FERC delays responding to Magellan's request for rehearing...

(Refiles to remove erroneous coding)...

 2018-01-23 00:55 

AFP

Trump claims victory as deal reached to reopen US government...

President Donald Trump on Monday claimed victory after Democrats agreed to a stopgap deal to reopen US government offices and end a political crisis in Washington.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or ...

 2018-01-23 00:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

China's Xinjiang to build 'Great Wall' to protect border - governor...

China's violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang will build a...

 2018-01-23 00:54 

AP

Skydiver killed after falling onto roof in California...

PERRIS, Calif. (AP) — A skydiver has died in an accident in Southern California....

 2018-01-23 00:54 

Reuters

[ Business ]

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Jan 23...

The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....

 2018-01-23 00:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Jan 23...

The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....

 2018-01-23 00:53 

Reuters Canada

China's Xinjiang to build 'Great Wall' to protect border: governor...

China's violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang will build a...

 2018-01-23 00:53 

Reuters

China's Xinjiang to build 'Great Wall' to protect border: governor...

China's violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang will build a...

 2018-01-23 00:52 

AP

UN blames leadership and inaction for peacekeeper killings...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.N. report on the increase in peacekeepers killed in violent attacks blames many of the fatalities on inaction in the field and "a deficit of leadership" from U.N. headquar......

 2018-01-23 00:51 

Reuters

BRIEF-Greenland Hong Kong Says Unit To Buy 70% Equity Interest In Zhaoqing Hengchang Industrial Investment...

Greenland Hong Kong Holdings Ltd:...

 2018-01-23 00:51 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BRIEF-Greenland Hong Kong Says Unit To Buy 70% Equity Interest In Zhaoqing Hengchang Industrial Investment...

Greenland Hong Kong Holdings Ltd :...

 2018-01-23 00:51 

Reuters

Manchester United top world soccer money list...

Manchester United have retained their position as the highest revenue-generating soccer club in the world, edging out Spain's Real Madrid by the narrowest margin ever between the top two....

 2018-01-23 00:50 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Asia stocks rise as end to U.S. government shutdown buoys Wall Street, dollar steady...

Asian stocks advanced on Tuesday after U.S. senators struck a deal to end a three-day government shutdown, sending Wall Street's main indexes to record highs and keeping the dollar well supported....

 2018-01-23 00:50 

Reuters

BRIEF-AP Eagers Expects To Report Statutory Net Profit Before Tax Of $135.7 Mln For FY17...

AP Eagers Ltd:...

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