Trump goes to work - CNN Avatar
CNN Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:42:03 GMT
Washington (CNN) "The time for empty talk is over. Now arrives the hour of action." President Donald Trump's blunt declaration during his stark inaugural address now becomes a yardstick to judge his administration's ability to fundamentally reshape ...
Trump pledges to cut taxes and regulation 'massively' - Politico Avatar
Politico Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:06:44 GMT
President Donald Trump told business leaders visiting the White House on Monday that he will cut taxes and regulation “massively," while urging them to make their products in the United States. “We are going to be cutting taxes massively both for the ...
Marco Rubio Will Support Tillerson for Secretary of State - New York Times Avatar
New York Times Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:54:06 GMT
... □ Senator Marco Rubio will support Rex W. Tillerson for secretary of state, ending the threat to his confirmation. □ President Trump issues a warning to U.S. businesses: He is serious about imposing a border tax on goods from their overseas plants.
Supreme Court won't rescue Texas voter ID law - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:05:34 GMT
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court on Monday let stand a lower court's decision striking down Texas' tough voter ID law, handing voting rights advocates a victory that could prove fleeting. Chief Justice John Roberts warned that the case could come back ...
Southeast hit with new flood, wind dangers after storms kill 19 - Fox News Avatar
Fox News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:42:44 GMT
Flooding and potentially damaging winds threatened to sock the Southeast on Monday, as the region started to clean up from the severe line of storms that killed at least 19 people over the weekend. SLIDESHOW: DEADLY TORNADOES SLAM SOUTHEAST.
Samsung's Note 7 apology was full, humble, and nerdy - The Verge Avatar
The Verge Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:54:23 GMT
The Galaxy Note 7 started life looking like Samsung's best ever smartphone: it combined the huge screen and stylus of a phablet with the petite dimensions of a regular smartphone. But it also had a fatal battery flaw, which led it to overheat and catch ...
Offense wins championships, too: Tom Brady and Matt Ryan will deliver points - ESPN Avatar
ESPN Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:42:14 GMT
Tim Hasselbeck shares why he believes the Patriots have a matchup problem against the Falcon's high powered offense. (1:28). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email; comment. 9:30 AM ET. Bill BarnwellESPN Staff Writer. Close.
Sierra Nevada beer Massachusetts recall: Broken glass could be in bottles - MassLive.com Avatar
MassLive.com Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:15:59 GMT
A recall of eight different Sierra Nevada beers is underway now, including in Massachusetts. (Roy Cohutta/Flickr). Print Email · Phil Demers By Phil Demers The Republican Email the author | Follow on Twitter on January 23, 2017 at 9:57 AM, updated ...
42-Year-Old Man ID'd as Good Samaritan Killed in San Antonio Mall Shooting - ABC News Avatar
ABC News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:35:19 GMT
Jonathan Murphy, 42, was identified as the Good Samaritan who was shot and killed after intervening during a shooting at a mall in San Antonio, Texas, according to the Bexar County Medical Examiner's office. Murphy was the only person killed from the ...
Longmont Times-Call Mon, 23 Jan 2017 04:30:18 GMT
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is dead for now. The proposed "trade" agreement actually serves as a international framework for corporate usurpation of democratic policymaking normally reserved for sovereign governments. The TPP is engineered to ...and more »
At Russia-led talks, Syrian rebels and government meet for the first time - Washington Post Avatar
Washington Post Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:53:37 GMT
ASTANA, Kazakhstan — Russian-backed peace talks aimed at ending the Syrian war brought rebels and the Syrian government face to face for the first time on Monday, marking the launch of a new role for Russian President Vladimir Putin as a Middle East ...
Sinn Féin meeting that brought political crisis to a head - Irish Times Avatar
Irish Times Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:47:46 GMT
Inside the Felons Club in west Belfast the mood was immediately obvious. On a Saturday afternoon in early January several hundred republicans packed an upstairs room to hear Gerry Adams, first in a public speech and then in a private briefing, after ...
SEC probing Yahoo data breaches, report says - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:18:44 GMT
The Securities and Exchange Commission is reportedly investigating whether Yahoo should have notified investors sooner about the two massive data breaches that occurred at the company. Last month, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it had begun ...
Hero cop saves woman from burning car - New York Post Avatar
New York Post Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:10:37 GMT
A Washington police officer is being hailed as a hero after saving a woman from her burning car – a harrowing ordeal that was all caught on his body cam. The dramatic video shows Spokane Officer Tim Schwering frantically swinging his baton to smash a ...
Trident: Defence Secretary refuses to give test missile details - BBC News Avatar
BBC News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:18:38 GMT
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has refused to divulge "operational details" of what happened during a Trident test last June. It is reported that a missile went off course, but the government has not confirmed or denied this. Theresa May was told ...
Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump: He deserves the chance 'to be a kid' - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:12:32 GMT
Chelsea Clinton is standing up for the newest inductee into the first children's club. The former first daughter and vice chair of the Clinton Foundation took to social media Sunday, tacitly condemning the online jabs directed at President Donald Trump ...
Sprint Purchases 33 Percent Stake in Tidal - Billboard Avatar
Billboard Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:33:57 GMT
Sprint has acquired a 33 percent stake in Jay Z's streaming service Tidal, the two companies announced today (Jan. 23). A source familiar with the matter tells Billboard that the purchase was for $200 million and that Jay and each of the company's two ...
Winter storms, computer glitch bring travel alerts for fliers - USA TODAY Avatar
USA TODAY Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:13:06 GMT
A wide range of travel and change-fee waivers are in effect today in response to a Sunday evening computer problem that affected all of United Airlines' domestic flights, and also to winter storms in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and West Coast. System ...
US committed to Israel embassy move but expected to act cautiously - CNN Avatar
CNN Mon, 23 Jan 2017 04:18:21 GMT
Washington (CNN) While remaining committed to relocating the US Embassy to Jerusalem, the Trump administration is expected to move cautiously on a timeline as it focuses on critical issues in the American relationship with the Israeli government and ...
With executive order, Trump tosses a 'bomb' into fragile health insurance markets - Washington Post Avatar
Washington Post Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:16:21 GMT
President Trump's executive order instructing federal agencies to grant relief to constituencies affected by the Affordable Care Act has begun to reverberate throughout the nation's health-care system, injecting further uncertainty into an already ...
Lily Collins Reflects on Her Teenage Eating Disorders:
E! Online Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:10:01 GMT
As the star of Marti Noxon's upcoming drama, To the Bone, the 27-year-old actress is tackling a character that hits close to home. In the film, which recently debuted at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, Collins portrays a woman seeking treatment for ...
Apple Lawsuit Could Undermine Qualcomm's Royalty Business, Analyst Says - Fortune Avatar
Fortune Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:04:05 GMT
The biggest risk to Qualcomm from Apple's lawsuit filed last week isn't the potential $1 billion in damages, but a threat to the dominant mobile chip maker's entire patent royalty licensing business model, according to a leading Wall Street analyst. In ...
Resident Evil 7 review: a bold and terrifying return to form - The Verge Avatar
The Verge Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:00:09 GMT
Resident Evil is at its best when it's doing something new. When the series debuted in 1996, its slow-paced, exploration-heavy take on zombies was so influential it spurred a whole new genre dubbed “survival horror.” A decade later, Resident Evil 4 ...
Hugo Barra Leaves Xiaomi Amid Market-Share Struggles - Wall Street Journal Avatar
Wall Street Journal Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:50:00 GMT
BEIJING—Xiaomi Corp. was little known outside China in 2013, when Hugo Barra left a top job at Alphabet Inc.'s Google and signed on to make the smartphone maker a force internationally. That had yet to happen as Mr. Barra announced his resignation ...
Unfortunate that jallikattu protest turned anti-BJP: Nirmala Sitharaman - The Hindu Avatar
The Hindu Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:13:00 GMT
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during a press meet, in New Delhi. File photo | Photo Credit: V. Sudershan · Nistula Hebbar. January 23, 2017 20:42 IST. Updated: January 23, 2017 20:50 IST. more-in ...
Nets say injured G Jeremy Lin to miss another 3 to 5 weeks - ESPN Avatar
ESPN Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:02:25 GMT
NEW YORK -- The Brooklyn Nets say Jeremy Lin will miss at least three more weeks because of a hamstring injury that has sidelined him most of the season. Jeremy Lin, who has played in just 12 games for Brooklyn this season, is expected to miss at least ...
3 puppies found alive in Italy avalanche; survivors go home - Yahoo News Avatar
Yahoo News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:53:00 GMT
Avalanche survivor Giorgia Galassi, wearing black at right, smiles with her parents mother Isa Toccotelli, center, and Tomasso Galassi, at their home in Giulianova, Italy, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Galassi and her boyfriend Vincenzo Forti were at the ...
Margot Robbie brother grieves man shot at Bliss n Eso set - Daily Mail Avatar
Daily Mail Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:01:43 GMT
Margot Robbie's brother has remembered his 'mate' who was shot and killed at the set of a Bliss n Eso film clip with 'gut wrenching and heavy hearted sorrow'. Johann Ofner, 28, died on Monday after he was shot at the Brisbane set of the 'Asian gangster ...
Wider Racial Gap Found in Cervical Cancer Deaths - New York Times Avatar
New York Times Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:38:00 GMT
The death rate from cervical cancer in the United States is considerably higher than previously estimated and the disparity in death rates between black women and white women is significantly wider, according to a study published Monday in the journal ...
Gambia poised for arrival of new president Adama Barrow - Yahoo News Avatar
Yahoo News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:19:00 GMT
Banjul (Gambia) (AFP) - The Gambia on Monday awaited the arrival of President Adama Barrow as his team said former strongman Yahya Jammeh plundered the nation's coffers before going into exile. Barrow, who was sworn in as the new head of state on ...