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Amy Grant's daughter donates kidney to best friend
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:40:10 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
In January, Millie Chapman, 27, daughter of Christian singer Amy Grant, donated her kidney to childhood best pal Kathryn (Kat) Dudley.


Kent mum reveals she wears same clothes as her daughter
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:38:47 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Fashion blogger Dawn Cutler, 52, says she's sick of being told how to dress by the fashion industry and that more women shouldn't be afraid to don leather and high hemlines into their sixth decade.


Runaway bull causes chaos Queens
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:36:56 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
A runaway bull escaped from a Queens slaughterhouse Tuesday morning, sending the NYPD into hot pursuit of the bovine in the Jamaica neighborhood.


Texas mom shares Facebook photo of cancer-stricken son
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:34:40 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Texas mother Jessica Medinger has shared a heart-rending photograph of her 11-year-old son Drake's battle with leukemia in an effort to show the struggles both of them face every day.


Children's doctors save baby hippo's life in Cincinnati
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:34:08 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Fiona the Nile hippo was born prematurely at Cincinnati Zoo on January 24 and was suffering from life-threatening dehydration until children's doctors inserted in an IV line.


Vandals deface Washington monuments with 9/11 graffiti
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:33:54 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Words written in permanent marker were discovered over the holiday weekend on stone at the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the World War II Memorial in Washington.


Will Smith was delivered by baby killer Kermit Gosnell
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:29:23 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Kermit Gosnell, who is serving life in prison, has written a letter to the Collateral Beauty actor he brought into the world in a bid to get him to take up his case.


Planet Nine breakthrough as study backs hidden planet
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:28:23 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers led by the AstrofAsica de Canarias (IAC) and Complutense University of Madrid found that two faraway objects may have separated by the mysterious Planet Nine millions of years ago.


Ivanka Trump back to First Lady duties with dad Donald
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:27:38 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The 35-year-old toured the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture with the president, Ben Carson, and Martin Luther King, Jr.'s niece Alveda King on Tuesday.


Mom sees girl who received daughter's heart in transplantA
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:25:44 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
This is the moving moment that bereaved mother Amber Travaglio met Peyton Richardson, the little girl whose life was saved when she received Travaglio's daughter's heart.


Retired WNBA star says she was bullied as she was STRAIGHT
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:24:13 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Candice Wiggins, who retired abruptly from the New York Libertys last March, alleged that she was physically and emotionally attacked by her fellow players because she embraced femininity.


Hoda Kotb adopts a baby daughter at 52
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:23:38 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The 52-year-old anchor called into the Today show on Tuesday morning to announce that she has adopted a daughter named Haley Joy Kotb.


Customer survives after minivan crashes into store
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:22:46 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The scary incident took place at a Mobil Mart on Grand Concourse in the Bronx on Sunday. Customer Marcos Collado says he's on bedrest and that he expects to be alright.


Texas man kills his wife in apparent murder-suicide
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:22:11 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Byron Everts II, 91, and his wife, Dulce Everts, 40, were discovered dead inside their Gavelston, Texas home on Monday morning by his son around 11am.


Chicago family killed by driver going over 100mph
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:20:04 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
A family of three died in a horrific car accident Thursday night in Illinois when the vehicle they were traveling in was hit by a 21-year-old driver who police say was driving more than 100mph.


Trump denounces threats against Jewish centers
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:19:55 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
'he anti-Semitic threats targeting our Jewish community and community centers are horrible, and are painful,' Trump said in remarks after visiting the National Museum of African American History.


Kellogg's opens up pop-up New York restaurant
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:19:18 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Kellogg's is turning its breakfast cereal bar over to Pop-Tarts next week, with sweet twists on classic New York dishes and treats like pizza, cheesecake and burritos.


Unattended dump truck driver gets 65 days in child death
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:17:43 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The dump truck, which came down a hill, hit five-year-old North Carolina boy Everett Copeland on December 26, while AlejandroA Suarez made a bathroom stop.


Woman helps officer in fight by jumping on suspect's back
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:16:33 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
A Louisiana woman is being hailed as a hero after police say she saw an officer struggling with a suspect and jumped on the man's back to help the officer subdue him.


Kevin Olsen 'beat and raped a woman he'd been dating'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:16:16 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Charlotte 49ers QB Kevin Olsen, 22, was freed on $103,000 bail from a North Carolina jail following his arrest on rape charges Sunday stemming from an incident involving a 23-year-old woman.


Instagram star reveals postpartum photos
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:15:57 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Alexa Brown, 26, who lives in Arizona, is a mother-of-two and has posted a picture of her postpartum body just four weeks after giving birth. The Instagram star has over two million followers on her page.


Zebra mother tries to defend foal from aggressive rivals
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:14:26 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The baby is seen upside-down as the male holds it under the water at a lake inA Etosha National Park, Namibia. But the baby manages to get onto its feet and runs away.


The 'late-life' genes that wake up during mid-life crises
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:13:40 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
A new study from Oregon State University has found that a group of genes, called LLCs, appear to become active and respond to some of the stresses most common in aging.


Welsh teacher thrown off plane after entry blocked by US
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:11:59 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Juhel Miah, 25, was in Reykjavik with students from Llangatwg Comp in Aberdulais, Neath Port Talbot, when he was kicked off the New York-bound plane in an 'act of discrimination'.


Video captures coyote following doctor into office
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:58:30 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Dr. Steve Poletti was walking into work at Southeastern Spine Institute in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, when a teeth-baring coyote ran chased after him on Wednesday morning.


Trump's ex-campaign manager attacks White House failures
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:58:09 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Corey Lewandowski, who was sacked by Donald Trump in June 2016, blasted the president's inner circle and blamed their lack of experience in government for their successive failures.


Post man rides a HORSE to deliver mail in China
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:57:39 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Scrap the mail van, this postman rides a horse to deliver letters in China, wielding heavy sacks of post as he trots along.


Reddit blocks pro-Trump forum from new visitors homepage
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:55:09 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The online discussion site's CEO Steve Huffman announced they were cracking down on 'toxic users and poorly behaving communities'A last November.


Neighbor from hell feeds Shih Tzu to pit bullsA
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:55:08 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Marvin Riley, 30, allegedly went on a crime rampage on February 8 in Albuquerque where he broke intoA Bernadette Salazar's yard and threw her beloved rescue dog to its death.


Trump visits Museum of African American History
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:54:46 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
President Donald toured the museum of African American history in Washington, sending a signal of inclusion days after saying during a press conference that he was the 'least racist' person.


Warehouse fire blows huge plume of smoke into the airA
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:54:11 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
A huge fire ripped through a one-storey high warehouse in south China yesterday, filling a huge plume of smoke in the sky. Rescue teams rushed to the scene at 4pm and put out in an hour.


Was the Department of Homeland Security HACKED?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:51:05 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Department of Homeland Security employees in the Washington area were unable to access some agency computer networks on Tuesday. Its boss John Kelly announced a new immigration crackdown.


US 'nuclear sniffer' plane in Britain after nuclear spike
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:50:28 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The WC-135 Constant Phoenix, which is known as a nuclear 'sniffer' plane, was deployed to RAF Mildenhall, Suffolk, in Britain last week on an undisclosed mission amid high radiation levels.


Kelly Rutherford's bankruptcy case ends
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:50:04 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The actress first filed for bankruptcy in 2013, claiming her assets totaled nearly $24,000 but her liabilities came to over $2 million. Last Wednesday, a trustee filed his final report in the case.


Instagram users go into meltdown as the site crashes
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:49:17 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Users are reporting that they are unable to post photos or videos on Instagram.The majority of reports appear to originate in the UK and Europe, although others have reported issues in the US.


Iran bans international chess siblings from competing
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:48:45 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Dorsa (pictured) and Borna Derakhshani, two of the countryas leading youth chess players, were told they can no longer be part of the national team after competing in the Gibraltar Chess Festival this month.


ACU head DEFENDS decision to invite Yiannopoulos to CPAC
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:47:10 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The head of the American Conservative Union is defending his decision to invite controversial speaker MiloA Yiannopoulos to the annual CPAC conference a before 'out of bounds' comments emerged.


Couple caught having sex on back of motorcycle in Paraguay
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:46:20 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Police have launched an investigation after the footage, filmed in Encarnacion, south-eastern Paraguay, showed the semi-naked couple riding on the back of a moving motorbike.


Homeland Security order illegal immigration crackdown
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:45:05 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The Department of Homeland Security has issued tough new orders to begin a sweeping crackdown on illegal immigrants, putting nearly all undocumented foreigners in the sights.


Bannon sent message of 'hostility towards European Union'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:42:30 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
In the week before Vice President Pence visited Brussels to pledge 'steadfast' commitment to the EU, Trump's chief strategist met a German diplomat to deliver a different message.


Vladimir Putin is '$200 BILLION richer' than Donald Trump
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:38:45 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Despite saying on the campaign trail last year that he was worth 'in excess of $10billion', two other estimates have put President Donald Trump's real net worth far lower - at about $3billion.


Jill Nystul reveals ways to remove baking tray stains
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:36:40 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Lifestyle blogger Jill Nystul, from Utah in the US, found that the combination of baking soda and hydrogen peroxide is the perfect cleaning concoction.


Expert reveals how to make a good apology based on science
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:35:23 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
An expert from Keele University reveals evidence-based advice on delivering a successful apology - and its elements of corrective action and mortification that are the most favorable.


South Dakota's Steven Haugaard argues on abortion
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:28:41 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Representative Steven Haugaard (left) used the rhetoric last week in Pierre while arguing in favor of a bill that would increase penalties for doctors who perform abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.


Samsung set to re-release Note 7 with smaller batteries
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:26:47 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
To make up for the loss of $5.3 billion and environmental costs, Samsung is set to re-release the Galaxy Note 7 in June. But this time, the handsets will be powered with low-capacity batteries.


TheA Paris Navigating Gym is a boat powered by exercise
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:22:08 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Dubbed the Paris Navigating Gym, the 65ft-long glass-walled boat can host up to 45 people who power it with their exercise on spinning bikes and cross trainers as they cruise the River Seine.


UPS tests drone deliveries in Florida to cut costs
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:20:05 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Package delivery company UPS tested home delivery by drone in Lithia, Florida, on Monday, the first step in what the company hopes will be a move toward more automated delivery.


US-born panda cub packs for one-way trip to China
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:19:07 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Bao Bao, has spent her last moments in Washington DC and has caught her flight to China, where she will join a panda breeding program.


Girl, 8, gains weight for her leukaemia-stricken mother
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:18:26 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Xiao Huixuan, from the city of Shouguang in eastern China, only recently learnedA she could be a donor match for her mother, Ba Lili, who was struck by disease in 2015.


Malia Obama hangs at Aspen day club during champagne party
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:18:19 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Malia Obama found herself in the middle of raging party on an Aspen mountaintop Sunday afternoon while enjoying lunch with a few of her socialite pals at the Cloud Nine Bistro.


Chimps chase monkey and EAT it on BBC's Planet Earth
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:14:59 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
This gruesome video captures the moment a pack of hungry chimpanzees rip apart a rival monkey in a desperate search for food.


Weight gain INCREASES risk of breast cancer returning
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:10:31 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Taking up exercise and keeping trim are the most important lifestyle changes to help reduce the risk of relapsing, scientists from the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto claim.


Angelina Jolie says Brad Pitt is a 'wonderful' father
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:07:44 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Angelina Jolie opened up abut her split from Brad Pitt in a new interview while admitting that the actor is a 'wonderful' father to their six children as she promoted her new film First They Killed My Father


Jab that could cure deafness in the elderly?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:02:14 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
A team of scientists from three US universities have found a drug combination that is able to grow large numbers of new hair cells in the laboratory - possibly preventing deafness in old age.


India now home to 7 new species of frogs
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:55:58 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers from the University of Delhi discovered the frogs in the Western Ghats, which is known to be a hotspot for biodiversity in India.


Trump administration to roll out revised travel ban order
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:16:07 GMT
From rss.cnn
The Trump administration is planning to roll out as early as this week a revised executive order on immigration that the President says will "protect our people" while at the same time pass muster with courts that halted an earlier version.


What to expect from Trump's new travel ban
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:02:07 GMT
From rss.cnn
The Trump administration is planning to roll out a revised executive order on immigration that the President says will "protect our people." CNN's Sunlen Serfaty reports.


McCain steps up Trump criticism
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:18:40 GMT
From rss.cnn
Now that he has returned to the Senate for another six years, Sen. John McCain is back to being a president's biggest headache on Capitol Hill.


Trump visits African-American history museum
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:26:50 GMT
From rss.cnn
President Donald Trump visited the National Museum of African American History and Culture for the first time on Tuesday morning.


Trump: Anti-Semitic threats are horrible
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:18:07 GMT
From rss.cnn
President Donald Trump says the anti-Semitic threats targeting Jewish community centers are horrible while giving remarks at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.


First lady Melania Trump takes aim at critics
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:35:32 GMT
From rss.cnn
First Lady Melania Trump addressed the crowd at a rally, explaining the role she wants to play for women everywhere and blaming the "opposition" for the way they have portrayed her.


Vandals damage 100 headstones at Jewish cemetery, police say
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:20:11 GMT
From rss.cnn
Tensions remain high in Jewish communities across the United States as police in Missouri are investigating vandalism over the past week at a historic Jewish cemetery.


Ivanka Trump responds to rash of bomb threats at Jewish centers
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:41:24 GMT
From rss.cnn
Samantha Taylor was at Orlando's Jewish Community Center for a morning meeting when she heard reports of a bomb threat crackle from the director's walkie-talkie.


Santorum: Anti-Semitic acts coming from Muslims
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:04:19 GMT
From rss.cnn
Former senator Rick Santorum and former New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn debate why President Donald Trump hasn't condemned anti-Semitic acts in the US.


Marine Le Pen in Lebanon row after refusing to wear headscarf
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:05:32 GMT
From rss.cnn
France's Marine Le Pen canceled a meeting with Lebanon's Grand Mufti Tuesday after refusing to wear a headscarf.


'Jeopardy!' host raps answers
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:31:15 GMT
From rss.cnn
Alex Trebek showed off his rap skills while reading answers for a "Let's Rap Kids!" category on a recent "Jeopardy!" episode.


Business executives' optimism surges under Trump, survey finds
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:35:34 GMT
From rss.cnn
The survey from JPMorgan Chase found that 76% of the executives believe the new administration will have a positive impact on their businesses.


US Border Patrol shooting of Mexican national goes to Supreme Court
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:59:06 GMT
From rss.cnn
The Supreme Court on Tuesday will take up the case of a 15-year-old Mexican national who was shot to death in 2010 as he cowered behind a pillar in Mexico, by a US Border Patrol agent standing on American soil.


Police: Newly paroled gang member kills veteran officer
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:12:49 GMT
From rss.cnn
A veteran California officer was killed Monday morning when a recently paroled gang member involved in an auto accident opened fire, authorities said.


Burger King owner Restaurant Brands buying Popeyes for $1.8 billion
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:01:06 GMT
From rss.cnn
Restaurant Brands, the company that owns Burger King and Tim Hortons, is buying Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen for nearly $2 billion. Shares of both companies surge on the news. The deal is a win for Warren Buffett, too.


The universe is about to get a little more crowded with planets
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:57:13 GMT
From rss.cnn
We may be about to meet some strange new worlds beyond our solar system.


Panda's first flight: FedEx sends Bao Bao to China
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:20:26 GMT
From rss.cnn
Would you want to take a 3-year-old on a 16-hour flight?


Teen inspires first transgender doll
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:29:34 GMT
From rss.cnn
Like any other girl, 16-y old Jazz Jennings always loved dolls and dresses. But Jazz wasn't a normal girl - she was born a boy. She is one of the youngest people to be documented as transgender, and it has garnered her a following. The latest installment of this appreciative fandom is a doll version of the teen.


Filmmaker, anchor clash over Sweden remarks
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:51:47 GMT
From rss.cnn
A filmmaker and CNN's Don Lemon clash on the link between the reported Swedish crime increase and immigrant violence. President Trump has also weighed in on the controversy.


Trump picks Gen. H.R. McMaster as new national security adviser
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:39:00 GMT
From rss.cnn
(CNN) President Donald Trump has announced Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as the new national security adviser, and Gen. Keith Kellogg remains the National Security Council chief of staff.


UK's House of Lords thrashes out Brexit bill
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:15:54 GMT
From rss.cnn
Unfettered by the concerns of voters, the UK's unelected House of Lords has begun its second day of debate on the "key purpose and principles" of legislation to withdraw from the European Union.


See tense moments from UK debate over Trump visit
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:39:57 GMT
From rss.cnn
President Donald Trump gets zinged by British Parliament. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the feisty debate that included the P-word.


Nike commercial features Arab women 'to inspire others'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:01:13 GMT
From rss.cnn
Nike says that the video, which was viewed over 3 million times in just two days, aims "to use the power of sport to change society positively."


UPS drivers may tag team deliveries with drones
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:25:05 GMT
From rss.cnn
Amazon isn't the only one thinking about delivering packages via drone. UPS is getting into the game too.


Testosterone therapy's benefits and risks
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:31:01 GMT
From rss.cnn
Testosterone therapy, when used by men over age 65 who have low testosterone levels, offers some health benefits but also poses potential risks, suggests a roundup of five new studies in the Journal of American Medicine and JAMA Internal Medicine.


Girl, five, pulled alive from Damascus rubble in dramatic video
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:12:48 GMT
From rss.cnn
The dramatic rescue of a young girl trapped in the rubble of a bombed-out Syrian house has been caught on video and posted online.


Bergen: Trump makes a brilliant choice with McMaster
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:19:44 GMT
From rss.cnn
President Donald Trump's appointment of Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to be his national security adviser is a brilliant decision.


Tech's beloved H-1B visa is flawed. Here's why.
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:53:19 GMT
From rss.cnn
The H-1B visa is the most popular pathway for foreigners to work in the United States. It is also widely believed that the H-1B program is abused.


Pilot, 4 Americans killed when plane crashes into Australian mall
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:08:49 GMT
From rss.cnn
A small chartered plane with five people aboard crashed into a mall shortly after takeoff Tuesday morning from Melbourne's Essendon Airport, Australian police said.


Uber hires Eric Holder to investigate sexism allegations
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:51:09 GMT
From rss.cnn


Emmanuel Macron pledges to lure British talent to France after Brexit
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:09:33 GMT
From rss.cnn
French Presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron said he hoped to attract talented British bankers and academics to France in the wake of the UK's departure from the European Union.


Taking western Mosul from ISIS: Five key questions
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:46:04 GMT
From rss.cnn
A familiar pattern is emerging as Iraqi forces begin the final phase of their offensive to clear ISIS fighters from western Mosul.


Rep. John Lewis explains why he's endorsing Ellison for DNC chair
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:17:23 GMT
From rss.cnn
Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia called Rep. Keith Ellison the "right person" to lead the Democratic National Committee in a new video out Tuesday.


George Clooney opens up about becoming a first-time dad in his 50s
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:34:32 GMT
From rss.cnn
George Clooney is ready for his next challenge -- parenthood.


Israeli soldier gets 18 months over shooting of Palestinian assailant
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:04:42 GMT
From rss.cnn
Sgt. Elor Azaria, the Israeli soldier convicted of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a wounded Palestinian assailant, was sentenced to 18 months in military prison Tuesday.


Trump's first month: Success or failure?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:32:15 GMT
From rss.cnn
CNN's Tom Foreman reviews President Donald Trump's successes and failures after his first month in office.


If he had his way, Iceland's President would ban pineapple pizza
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:03:40 GMT
From rss.cnn
The food world is riddled with heated debates, and one of the most polarizing fights centers around pineapple on pizza.


Why the Oscars can afford to get political
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:59:33 GMT
From rss.cnn
For years, conservatives have railed against Hollywood's liberal political leanings, gleefully citing declining award-show ratings as proof that people were turned off by civics lectures from privileged stars.


David Cassidy says he has dementia
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:11:18 GMT
From rss.cnn
David Cassidy, the 66-year-old singer and actor, says he is battling dementia.


Men forced into slavery in Scotland
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:01:50 GMT
From rss.cnn
The snow-capped mountains in Appin, West Scotland, are a hiker's paradise. They attract hundreds of tourists every year and up until a couple of years ago, many would have stayed at the 37-bedroom Stewart hotel.


Lewandowski disagrees with Trump on voter fraud
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:36:38 GMT
From rss.cnn
On "The Axe Files" with David Axelrod, former campaign manager to President Trump Corey Lewandowski said that never in his tenure did Trump ever talk about wanting help from the Russians. Lewandowski also addressed the mass voter fraud Trump has alleged in New Hampshire.


Heterosexual couple lose legal battle over civil partnership law
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:07:47 GMT
From rss.cnn
A heterosexual couple in Britain have lost their court battle for the right to enter into a civil partnership -- an alternative to marriage that is reserved for same-sex couples in the UK.


USA gymnasts allege sexual abuse
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:40:55 GMT
From rss.cnn
Former members of the US Women's National Gymnastics team are speaking out about alleged sexual abuse at the hands of a team doctor.


JFK security breach: What happened?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:25:43 GMT
From rss.cnn
A security incident at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Monday has federal and local authorities at odds over what happened.


Venezuelan food crisis reflected in skipped meals and weight loss
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:06:28 GMT
From rss.cnn
A mother contemplates how she does her food shopping amid shortages and high inflation in Venezuela: Whatever is cheapest in the season is what her children eat, substituting one thing for another and in much smaller portions than before.


Sitting might not be so bad for you after all
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:59:24 GMT
From rss.cnn
Sitting has been branded the "new smoking" for its supposed public health risks, especially for people with sit-down office jobs.


Russia UN ambassador Vitaly Churkin dead
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:43:41 GMT
From rss.cnn
The Russian ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Ivanovich Churkin, died in New York on Monday the Russian Foreign Ministry said.


North Korea's history of covert operations and secret killings
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:22:51 GMT
From rss.cnn
South Korea has accused North Korean agents of being behind the sudden death of Kim Jong Nam -- son of former dictator Kim Jong Il -- on February 15 in Kuala Lumpur airport.


Trump's aides don't want to admit the President is golfing
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:20:44 GMT
From rss.cnn
President Donald Trump has made visiting his Florida golf courses a near every-weekend habit in the first month of his administration, and his aides are trying to obscure whether Trump is actually golfing during the visits.


'Not My President's Day' rallies across US
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:18:58 GMT
From rss.cnn
Another week, another series of demonstrations by opponents of President Donald Trump.


Famine declared in South Sudan
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:49:46 GMT
From rss.cnn
Famine in South Sudan has left 100,000 people on the verge of starvation and almost 5 million people, more than 40% of the country's population, in need of urgent help, aid agencies say.


Who is Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:14:00 GMT
From rss.cnn
President Donald Trump has chosen a decorated and outspoken Army lieutenant general to be his next national security adviser.


Florida survey spots record number of manatees
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:04:10 GMT
From rss.cnn
There's some good news out of Florida: For the third straight year, spotters counted more than 6,000 manatees navigating Florida's waters.


Jesse Watters Quizzes the Folks About US Presidents ... And You Won't Believe the Answers He Got
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:33:37 PST
From feeds.foxnews


A grad student keeps finding lost Walt Whitman works
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:18:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
A University of Houston grad student poking around in the Library of Congress' archives stumbled across a long-lost novel from the mid-19th centuryaand it's a discovery the editor of the Walt Whitman Quarterly Review tells the Houston Chronicle is "going to change everything we thought we knew" about the American poetry legend his publication is named for.


Runaway bull nabbed after making dash for freedom
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:16:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
A runaway bull sparked a ahigh steaksa chase in Queens a hoofing it through a housing project and into one neighboras backyard a before cops nabbed him Tuesday, cops and witnesses said.


Feinstein seeks tougher law on reporting sexual abuse cases
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:03:02 PST
From feeds.foxnews
Strategy Room: David Mercer and Brad Blakeman on the California senator's push to reform how claims are reported in amateur athletic associations


Will you find your next home using social media?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
New Snapchat account matches apartment hunters with listings


Andy Cohen speaks out about vandalism at Jewish cemetery where his relatives buried
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
Andy CohenA is speaking out about the anti-Semitic vandalism in St. Louis that took place over the weekend.


Dan Bucatinsky on twists and turns of '24: Legacy'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:59:27 PST
From feeds.foxnews
Actor says FOX series will keep fans guessing


Several Congressional Republicans revive Trump criticism
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:57:47 PST
From feeds.foxnews
Strategy Room: David Mercer and Brad Blakeman on the White House's relationship with the GOP on Capitol Hill


Amid pilot shortage, fighter pilots train at Holloman AFB
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:55:48 PST
From feeds.foxnews
Rigorous training prepares fighter pilots for battle at Holloman Air Force Base, as Air Force seeks to fill fighter pilot shortage


Dramatic rescue from burning car captured on body-cam video
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:48:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
Body-cam video captured a race against the clock as a Florida deputy and two Good Samaritans narrowly rescued a man from his burning car.


Mom will give birth to terminally ill daughter to donate her organs
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:47:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
An Oklahoma mom has decided to give birth to her terminally ill daughter so that she can donate the newbornas organs.


TUNE IN TUESDAY AT 7 PM ET: Don't Miss a 'First 100 Days' Town Hall on Immigration
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:43:48 PST
From feeds.foxnews


Watch live: Sean Spicer to address immigration crackdown, Sweden
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:42:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer will hold his daily press briefing at 1 p.m. ET, and is expected to cover the new immigration crackdown by the administration and the Sweden controversy.


Supreme Court hears arguments in cross-border shooting case
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:36:39 PST
From feeds.foxnews
Parents of slain teen claim their son's constitutional rights were violated; reaction from Philip Holloway, former assistant district attorney, and Brian Claypool, criminal defense attorney


Cavuto: Remembering Brenda Buttner
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:36:16 PST
From feeds.foxnews
'Bulls & Bears' host dies at age 55


New Han Solo 'Star Wars' film begins production, Chewbacca steals show in cast pic
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:35:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
The cast for the upcoming film united in a new photo released by Walt Disney Studios.


'Live chilling' replacing hanging out in person?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:33:22 PST
From feeds.foxnews
New video hangout apps being used by teens


Jamie Foxx target of racial slur in Croatia
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:33:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
Croatian police have filed disorderly conduct charges against two people who allegedly used a racial slur to insult Hollywood actor Jamie Foxx in a restaurant.


Trump and the media: Demolition derby
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:30:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
The traditional media have decided not to take President Trumpas insults lying down.


How AI fights the war against fake news
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:25:00 PST
From feeds.foxnews
A three-headed alien is wandering around Central Park right now. If you believe that, you might be susceptible to a fake news story. Artificial Intelligence technology, however, could be a vital weapon in the war on fake news, according to cybersecurity companies.


George Clooney talks about becoming a first-time dad in his 50s
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:34:32 GMT
From rss.cnn
George Clooney is ready for his next challenge -- parenthood.


Oscars 2017: Full coverage
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:14:10 GMT
From rss.cnn


Why the Oscars can afford to get political
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:59:33 GMT
From rss.cnn
For years, conservatives have railed against Hollywood's liberal political leanings, gleefully citing declining award-show ratings as proof that people were turned off by civics lectures from privileged stars.


'Today' anchor Hoda Kotb adopts baby girl: 'She is the love of my life'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:48:16 GMT
From rss.cnn
Hoda Kotb is a mom.


David Cassidy says he has dementia
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:11:18 GMT
From rss.cnn
David Cassidy, the 66-year-old singer and actor, says he is battling dementia.


Sitcoms that influenced us and our parenting
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT
From rss.cnn
Ask anyone who grew up in the 1970s, '80s and '90s about their favorite sitcoms and they probably won't miss a beat, answering quickly and with tremendous passion about shows that influenced them in countless ways.


Angelina Jolie opens up about family after split with Brad Pitt
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:20:41 GMT
From rss.cnn
A new project about family and loss has led Angelina Jolie to talk about her own.


Could this be the best travel rewards card on the market?
Date: 0
From rss.cnn


Thereas a Mayfair flat on sale for just APS500,000 (with one tiny catch)
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:18:40 +0000
From metro.co
You could make APS1 million profit


Multi-millionaire killer ordered to pay his two sons more than APS1.5million after killing their mother
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:16:07 +0000
From metro.co
His sons claimed that their father should not have been allowed to 'profit' from killing their mother.


Bull on the loose after escaping slaughterhouse in New York City
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:55:18 +0000
From metro.co
It has finally been recaptured.


A fridge too far! Fly-tipping gang dump 110 freezers in quiet street
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:49:05 +0000
From metro.co
How did they even do it without anyone noticing?


PCSO pictured going the extra mile to help lost elderly lady
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:29:30 +0000
From metro.co
She was lost on her way to the bus stop.


Donald Trump ajust needs to take LSDa, neuroscientist advises
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:21:37 +0000
From metro.co
Could this be what 'The Donald' needs?


Facebook scammers steal pictures of toddler and claim he has cancer to con people out of cash
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:04:31 +0000
From metro.co
They said he needed money for lifesaving surgery.


Nail-biting rescue of snowboarder who was completely buried for 10 minutes
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:23:07 +0000
From metro.co
'Those first three minutes were pure terror.'


Zoo accidentally kills 11 exotic birds with rat poison
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:20:41 +0000
From metro.co
Rats had been killing birds at a rate of one per week.


Sergeant told he can’t keep police dog after he retires
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:06:05 +0000
From metro.co
Sgt David Evans has spent the past half-decade with his police dog, Ivy.


aShall we touch the top?a YouTube daredevils clamber on top of Canary Wharf – with no rope
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:02:15 +0000
From metro.co
Do not watch this video if you have vertigo


Teen denies killing schoolboy, 13, in playground incident
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:53:29 +0000
From metro.co
The boy was put on life support but sadly died four days after the incident.


British Muslim teacher denied entry to US on a school trip
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:51:07 +0000
From metro.co
Colleagues and students watched in horror as he was taken off the plane.


Couple caught getting jiggy while riding motorbike on motorway
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:42:27 +0000
From metro.co
One for the bucket list?


Teenager films his Tourette’s to show how bad it gets
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:37:21 +0000
From metro.co
'People think it's just about swearing, but physically it's a nightmare trying to do some stuff'


Woman gives one of highest drink drive readings ever on her way to buy more alcohol
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:20:09 +0000
From metro.co
Gudrun Frankish, 48, gave a reading of 376 milligrammes of alcohol in 100ml of blood - the legal limit is 80.


Ghost hunter claims picture shows spirit of old lady haunting bungalow
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:15:24 +0000
From metro.co
Spooky.


Yet more celebrities come out and say they believe the Earth is flat
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:14:07 +0000
From metro.co
Is it time for the rest of us to just go along for the ride?


Scumbag gives thumbs up to camera after beating his dog in a lift
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:38:03 +0000
From metro.co
Richard Cheshire attacked his dog for half an hour in a drunken rampage and was spared jail.


Haunting pictures show the forgotten starving children of South Sudan
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:35:19 +0000
From metro.co
It's estimated as many as 1,000,000 children are on the brink of starvation.


Dog can’t get new home because of her eyes
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:28:21 +0000
From metro.co
Ellie has one blue eye, and one brown.


Secret Nazi code kept hidden by ‘milk’ and ‘vegan agenda’
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:17:50 +0000
From metro.co
Nazis are declaring that they're 'lactose tolerant'


Radioactive particles are detected in the air across Europe – and scientists are baffled
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:17:14 +0000
From metro.co
Has someone been setting off nukes in secret?


New app lets you know where sex crimes have happened before
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:12:28 +0000
From metro.co
It's aim is to protect young women and children from sexual predators.


Drugs amight actually make you more creativea, study suggests
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:08:46 +0000
From metro.co
But itas not quite as simple as a lot of dead rockers think


The world is ending in 2017 – and earthquakes (and dead bees) prove it, Christians claim
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:58:28 +0000
From metro.co
At least we won't have to bother with Christmas presents this year


Yo-yo dieting ais good for youa – even if you pile all the weight back on
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:48:19 +0000
From metro.co
Controversial


What is a civil partnership? The difference between marriage and a civil partnership
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:43:35 +0000
From metro.co
The biggest contrasts, revealed.


Racist woman-hater spat in baby’s face and shouted ‘white people shouldn’t breed’
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:35:18 +0000
From metro.co
Rezzas Abdulla was spared jail for the racist attack.


Jealous friend burnt woman’s face off to stop her becoming an air hostess
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:18:08 +0000
From metro.co
Kanwal was doused with sulphuric acid while she slept


Secret Nazi code kept hidden by ‘milk’ and ‘vegan agenda’
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:17:50 +0000
From metro.co
Nazis are declaring that they're 'lactose tolerant'


Hero waitress drags massive lizard out of restaurant by the tail
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:10:13 +0000
From metro.co
Video shows her grapple with the lizard, almost 2 metres long.


Teenager wakes up suddenly on his way to his own funeral
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:54:51 +0000
From metro.co
The 17-year-old was bitten by a dog and ended up on a ventilator.


Police remind people not to open their doors to ‘unfamiliar cattle’
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:35:43 +0000
From metro.co
You may need to beef up your security.


Judge describes man in divorce case as ‘unattractive witness’ who tried to ‘bully the court’
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:17:15 +0000
From metro.co
The man cannot be named.


Turkey Is Not Convinced By Erdoganas Bid to Transform the Constitution
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:22:26 +0000
From feedproxy.google
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is leaving nothing to chance. Launching his campaign on Feb. 17 to expand the power of his office via a constitutional referendum, the President came out with rhetorical guns blazing. He likened the opponents of the proposed amendments to those who plotted the bloody July 2016 coup attempt that failed to...


Marine Le Pen Canceled a Meeting with Lebanonas Top Cleric After Being Asked to Wear a Headscarf
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:56:01 +0000
From feedproxy.google
France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen canceled a meeting with Lebanon's grand mufti on Tuesday after refusing to wear a headscarf for the encounter. The media office of Lebanon's grand mufti, Sheikh Abdel-Latif Derian, told Reuters they were "surprised by her refusal" seeing as Le Pen's aides were told beforehand that a headscarf would...


5 Stats That Help Explain Whatas Really Happening in Sweden
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:02:38 +0000
From feedproxy.google
U.S. President Donald Trump was ridiculed by Swedes over the weekend when he suggested the country's acceptance of immigrants was not working out. It began at a campaign-style rally in Florida on Saturday when the President suggested an incident in Sweden that did not occur. "You look at what's happening in Germany. You look at...


Azerbaijanas Leader Just Appointed His Wife as His Vice President
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:33:29 +0000
From feedproxy.google
She's now second in line in the country's power hierarchy


74 Bodies of Migrants Wash Ashore in Libya After Attempted Crossing
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:13:59 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Migrant deaths along key smuggling routes have recently risen to record levels


Israeli Soldier Jailed for 18 Months for Killing Wounded Palestinian Attacker
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:03:35 +0000
From feedproxy.google
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- An Israeli military court has sentenced a soldier to 18 months in prison for the fatal shooting last year of a wounded Palestinian attacker. Prosecutors had asked that Sgt. Elor Azaria be sentenced on Tuesday to 3-5 years in prison. His defense attorneys insisted he should be freed. Azaria was...


British Muslim Removed From U.S.-Bound Airplane with No Explanation
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:13 +0000
From feedproxy.google
"It made me feel like a criminal. I couldnat speak, I was lost for words"


Meet Evan Mawarire, the Zimbabwean Pastor Risking His Life for Political Change
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:01:48 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Evan Mawarire does not regret coming back to Zimbabwe, though he risks jail, abduction, torture or being "disappeared" by government thugs. "This is where my family support network is, where my church is, where my roots are, where my life is," the pro-democracy activist tells TIME of his hope for a new liberation struggle in...


Five People Have Been Killed in Pakistan After a Suicide Bomb Attack Outside a Court
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:27:18 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Over 100 people have been killed in a spate of attacks in the country since last week


Malaysia Says It Doesnat Yet Know How Kim Jong Unas Estranged Half-Brother Was Killed
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:21:34 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The attack spiraled into diplomatic fury between Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang


Unease Spreads in Atlanta as a City Contracting Scandal Brews
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:17 GMT
From nytimes.com
A brick thrown through a window, dead rodents left on steps and a threat to a contractor have become symbols of a federal inquiry into bribery charges.


Ivanka Trump Calls for Tolerance After Threats on Jewish Centers
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:43:04 GMT
From nytimes.com
Ms. Trump, a convert to Judaism, posted a Twitter message calling for "religious tolerance" after 11 separate bomb scares were called into Jewish community centers around the country.


Milo Yiannopoulos’s Pedophilia Comments Cost Him CPAC Role and Book Deal
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:47:20 GMT
From nytimes.com
The publication of a video in which the contentious Breitbart News editor condoned sexual relations with boys seemed to be more than conference organizers could tolerate.


New Trump Deportation Rules Allow Far More Expulsions
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:21:01 GMT
From nytimes.com
The rules authorize expelling undocumented immigrants who have committed even minor offenses, and they make it easier to deport people immediately.


Trump Speaks Out Against Anti-Semitism
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:29:00 GMT
From nytimes.com
He made the comments after drawing criticism in recent days for failing to condemn the rise in anti-Jewish threats and actions.

What Makes a President Great? Clipping? Sipping? Slashing?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:00:13 GMT
From nytimes.com
A guide to the best and worst American leaders in history, and which ones might prevail in a knife fight.


California Today: California Today: Lawmakers With Little in Common, Except a Name
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:12:08 GMT
From nytimes.com
Tuesday: Name confusion vexes a California representative and assemblyman, a Whittier police officer is killed, and clam digging in Humboldt Bay.


Firsthand Account: The Assassination of Malcolm X
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:29 GMT
From nytimes.com
The civil rights leader Malcolm X was killed Feb. 21, 1965, at a rally in New York City. Hear from a witness and visit the site of the assassination -- in the past, present and in 360 video.

Town Hall Briefing: Congressional Town Hall: Of Tums, Death Panels and ‘Shut Your Hole’
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:10:24 GMT
From nytimes.com
Several Republicans will be hearing from constituents on Tuesday, and reporters for The New York Times will be there to gauge the sentiment.


Lawyers Take On Trump’s Travel Ban
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:57:04 GMT
From nytimes.com
The judiciary is the new front line: A group of lawyers scramble to get their clients into the country, while preparing a legal challenge to Trump's immigration ban.

About New York: The Voice That Called to Terrorists, Unstilled by Time or Even Death
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:54:21 GMT
From nytimes.com
Omar Abdel Rahman, a blind Egyptian sheikh who died last weekend, rewired public apprehension in the United States about Islam.


Contradicting Trump on Russia: Russian Officials
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:36:53 GMT
From nytimes.com
President Trump has insisted his campaign had no contact with Russian officials -- denials that stand at odds with the utterances of Russian officials themselves.


Trump Chooses H.R. McMaster as National Security Adviser
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:06:28 GMT
From nytimes.com
The president called him "a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience."

Magic Johnson is Lakers' new president of basketball operations
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:26:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

Lakers legend Magic Johnson has been promoted to the position of president of basketball operations, the team announced Tuesday.

Mitch Kupchak has been relieved of his duties as general manager and Jim Buss will no longer serve as the executive vice president of basketball operations.

"Today I...



Essential Education: Big money flows to L.A. school board races
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:21:00 PST
From feeds.latimes
Essential Education: Big money flows to L.A. school board races Feb. 21, 2017, 10:21 a.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest: More than $3.3 million in outside spending has poured into the L.A. school board race. A new California...

National student loan debts hits $1.31 trillion
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:21:00 PST
From feeds.latimes
Essential Education: Big money flows to L.A. school board races Feb. 21, 2017, 10:21 a.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest: More than $3.3 million in outside spending has poured into the L.A. school board race. A new California...


'The Fairly Odd Phantom' brings characters from four Nickelodeon cartoons together
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:20:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

What do a 10-year-old boy with fairy godparents, a half-ghost teenager, an anthropomorphic animal secret agent and a pint-sized beast have in common? Theyare all characters hatched from the mind of Butch Hartman.

For the first time ever, the animated worlds of aThe Fairly Oddparents,a aDanny Phantom,a...



El Dorado setting standard a year away from start of CIF competitive cheer
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:11:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

Competitive cheerA becomes a CIF sports during the 2017-18 school year, and El Dorado High in Placentia can't wait.

The varsity cheer squad went to Orlando, Fla., for the UCS National Cheerleading championship and won for the fourth year in a row.

El Dorado won its division made up of 62 teams.

...


Congress needs to do its job and investigate Trump's ties to Russia
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:10:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

To the editor: Thanks to Max Boot for voicing many of my own concerns about President Trumpas ties to and admiration for Russian President Vladimir Putinas oligarchy, which has quashed democracy and impoverished that country in many ways. (aKremlingate: What did President Trump know and when did...



Trump's disgraceful attempt to get around protections for dreamers
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:05:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

To the editor: It is deplorable for the Trump administration to be strategizing how to end the dreams of 750,000 young immigrants who were brought here illegally by their parents. (aThe White House has found ways to end protection for 'Dreamers' while shielding Trump from blowback,a Feb. 16)

These...



SAG-AFTRA blasts Trump without ever saying his name
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes
Today in Entertainment: Seth Meyers and Stephen Colbert harpoon Trump's Sweden gaffe Feb. 21, 2017, 10 a.m. With the Oscars around the corner and much of Hollywood still focused on the twists and turns of the presidency of Donald Trump, here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the...


Wayne Shaw, the 'roly-poly goalie,' resigns from Sutton United amid sideline pie investigation
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

Wayne Shaw was hungry, so he ate a meat pie.

The problem with that is he did so while serving as a backup goalie for Sutton United during a Football Assn. Cup match against Arsenal a and with the knowledge that a betting company had 8-1 odds that he would grab a snack on the sideline during that...



Police chief says Whittier officer's slaying shows danger of criminal justice reform, but details are unclear
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

Whittier Police Chief Jeff Piper says the man suspected of shooting an officer to death on Monday is an example of how statewide efforts to reduce incarceration of certain criminals can have tragic consequences.

aWe need to wake up. Enough is enough,a Piper said at an emotional news conference...



How government leaks prevent a police state
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

To the editor: I must respond to a letter writer who suggested that the leaks by aunelected and unnamed bureaucrats to bring down officials is what happens in a police state.a (aConstant revelations about the Trump administration and Russia bring back memories of Watergate,a Readers React, Feb....



If we can't even raise the measly gas tax, things don't look good with climate change
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

To the editor: This headline might as well be, aWhy fixing climate change wonat be easy.a (a'This is the worst I have seen': California's roads are in dire shape, says former Caltrans director,a Feb. 12)

The inability of American or even progressive California legislators to raise the measly, unchanged-in-a-quarter-century...



Today in Entertainment: Seth Meyers and Stephen Colbert harpoon Trump's Sweden gaffe
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes
Today in Entertainment: Seth Meyers and Stephen Colbert harpoon Trump's Sweden gaffe Feb. 21, 2017, 10 a.m. With the Oscars around the corner and much of Hollywood still focused on the twists and turns of the presidency of Donald Trump, here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the...


Body found on 101 Freeway near Thousand Oaks
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:55:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

The body of a man was found Tuesday morning in the center median of the northbound 101 Freeway in Thousand Oaks, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The discovery was reported by drivers at 7:17 a.m. north of Rancho Road on the freeway, said Marco Marin, a spokesman for the CHP in Moorpark....



David Cassidy has dementia and will stop touring, he says after rocky weekend show
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:35:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

David Cassidy is suffering from memory loss due to dementia, he says, and will stop touring to focus on his personal life.A

aI was in denial, but a part of me always knew this was coming,a the 66-year-old entertainer told PeopleA in an interview published Monday.A

The aPartridge Familya star struggled...



MMA rankings: Stipe Miocic remains atop the heavyweight division
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:33:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

The Timesa MMA rankings for February, as complied by Todd Martin:

Heavyweight

1. Stipe Miocic

2. Fabricio Werdum

3. Cain Velasquez

4. Alistair Overeem

5. Junior Dos Santos

6. Derrick Lewis

7. Ben Rothwell

8. Vitaly Minakov

9. Francis Ngannou

10. Travis Browne

There was some question as to who Stipe...



A view from New York: Arab Americans work out travel plans as U.S. sorts out Trump's ban
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:30:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

For years, Waddh MubarezA has helped people get home.

Mubarez works at a popular travel agency for New York Cityas Arab American community, whose members visit theA cramped yellow storefront to book trips for friends and family. The requests range fromA months-long trips to hometowns in Yemen to once-in-a-lifetime...



California Sounds: Vince Staples slams the 1%, the Regrettes rage at Trump and Meatbodies freak out
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:25:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

Vince Staples, aBagBakaA (Def Jam). The smart, agile Long Beach rapper seems to float across the futuristic synthA bars on his new track. Staples, who is only 23, has been on a thrilling run since his aStolen Youtha mixtape in 2013.

His confidence seems to be growing alongside his skills as a writer,...



Seth Meyers and Stephen Colbert harpoon Trump's Sweden gaffe
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:14:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

One month down, 47 (or 95) months to go.

As President Trump celebrated his first month in office Monday, late-night hosts lined up to take on his latest round of headlines.

Seth Meyers found plenty of reasons to break out his keenly honed Trump impression on Monday's "Late Night," opening the show...



DeMarcus Cousins says goodbye to Sacramento: 'Every soul in this city matters to me'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:10:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

DeMarcus Cousins got emotional Monday night when addressing a group of people in Sacramento, the city he no longer represents after the Kings traded him to the New Orleans Pelicans two days earlier.

"My love for this city has never changed," he said before breaking off and turning away from the...



Famine declared for more than 100,000 in South Sudan; 1 million on the brink of starvation
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes
South Sudan's president said Tuesday his government will ensure "unimpeded access" for all aid organizations, a day after famine was declared for more than 100,000 people in the country suffering from years of civil war. President Salva Kiir's remarks to the transitional national assembly came...


Bar Moruno at Grand Central Market is closing
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:00:00 PST
From feeds.latimes

From a closing at Grand Central Market to new tasting menus from an L.A. veteran, hereas whatas happening in the Los Angeles food-and-drink world.A

Farewell:A Bar Moruno,A Mozza alumsA Chris Feldmeier andA David Rosoffas Spanish-inspiredA restaurant at Grand Central Market, will close Sunday. The stall...



Dodgers Dugout: Adding Utley and Gutierrez meansA Dodgers will have some roster decisions to make
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:00:00 PST
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Hi, my name isA Houston Mitchell,A and welcome to another edition of DodgersA Dugout. It just really hit me the other day that we won't be able to hear Vin Scully this season.A

Chase is back

The big news recently was the DodgersA re-signingA Chase UtleyA to a one-year deal. Utley's deal is worth $2 million...



Modesto prepares for the Tuolumne River to rise above flood stage as storm batters Northern California
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:55:00 PST
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The Tuolumne River is expected to rise above flood stageA by Tuesday and likely swampA low-lying communities, according to the National Weather Service.

The rising water level was the result of continued storms in Northern California and the release of water down the spillway of Don Pedro Dam for...



Storm brings record rainfall, gusts up to 199 mph and flooding to Northern California
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:50:00 PST
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Northern California was battered by another atmospheric river that produced record rainfall and wind gusts that reached 199 mph.

The dramatic gusts were recorded high in the Sierra Nevada, where Alpine Meadows had the 199-mph gust, according to the National Weather Service. Biggs recorded 184 mph.

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