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New report shows Trump embroiled in 'unprecedented conflicts of interest' | CNBC
CNBC | January 16, 2018
Trade groups and foreign governments stayed at or held events at properties linked to the President, according to think tank Public Citizen.
Pakistan launches new anti-polio drive in Punjab province | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
Pakistani health official says special anti-polio drive launched in eastern Punjab province
Anthony Davis' play is evidence that it's best to be patient with Kristaps Porzingis | ESPN
ESPN | January 16, 2018
Kristaps Porzingis is just 44 games into his role as the No. 1 option in an NBA offense, so the flashes of brilliance could yet become a regular thing.
Japan sees little chance of oil slick from sunk tanker reaching its coast | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan sees little chance of the oil spill from a stricken Iranian tanker that sank on Sunday in the East China Sea reaching its shores, an official at the nation's environment ministry said on Tuesday.
Czech PM ready to face allegations as he fights for minority government | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis on Tuesday requested that lawmakers lift his parliamentary immunity so he can face allegations of fraud as he fights to win support for a minority government.
Two killed when explosion destroys buildings in Belgium | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Two people were killed and 14 injured when an explosion in the Belgian city of Antwerp destroyed three buildings.
Fire rips through 17th century heritage building in Indonesia | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A huge fire destroyed most of a Dutch colonial heritage site dating back to the 17th century, including a maritime museum, in the north of the capital Jakarta on Tuesday.
Howard brothers share sweet 3-point shots, brotherly bond | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
Two of the best 3-point shooters in college basketball are bonded by brotherhood
Russian military conducts massive missile drills | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
The Russian military is conducting massive drills involving truck-mounted intercontinental ballistic missile launchers
Fire rips through maritime museum in Indonesian capital | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
A fire ripped through a 17th century Dutch colonial building that houses a maritime museum in the Indonesian capital, causing extensive damage to its historical collections
Panama Hotel votes to drop Trump _ but his company won't go | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
An attempt to oust President Donald Trump's hotel business from managing a luxury hotel in Panama has turned bitter, with accusations of financial misconduct
Freedom House: Tunisia's democracy downgraded | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | January 16, 2018
Arab world's only free country faces erosion of democratic order, Freedom House report says.
Bangladesh agrees with Myanmar to complete Rohingya return in two years | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladesh has agreed to complete the process of returning Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar within two years after repatriation begins, the south Asian nation said on Tuesday, following a meeting of the neighbors to implement a pact signed last year.
Philippines' Duterte had 'nothing to do' with news site's license: spokesman | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
MANILA (Reuters) - The office of Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte sought to distance itself on Tuesday from a regulator's decision to revoke the license of a prominent news site, rebuffing allegations the administration had initiated a crackdown on the media.
Exclusive: U.S. lawmakers urge AT&T to cut commercial ties with Huawei - sources | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers are urging AT&T Inc, the No. 2 wireless carrier, to cut all commercial ties to Chinese phone maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] and oppose plans by telecom operator China Mobile Ltd to enter the U.S. market because of national security concerns, said two congressional aides.
Asian shares hit record high, euro near three-year top | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares erased early modest losses and pushed to a fresh record high, while the euro remained within sight of a 3-year peak on rising expectations that the European Central Bank could pare its monetary stimulus.
Sources: Rockets push into Clips' locker room | ESPN
ESPN | January 16, 2018
Houston's James Harden, Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green pushed into the LA Clippers' locker room Monday night looking to confront Austin Rivers after the Rockets' 113-102 loss, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
CP3 draws mixed reception in return to L.A. | ESPN
ESPN | January 16, 2018
The boos for Chris Paul weren't the reason it was a disappointing return to L.A. for the former Clippers star, with his Rockets falling 113-102 at Staples Center on Monday night.
Kansas, Duke show why it's hard to beat the king | ESPN
ESPN | January 16, 2018
Kansas and Duke might not be in Final Four form, but Monday's comeback victories showed that they are significant factors in their conference races.
Donovan: Failure at Leon not an option | ESPN
ESPN | January 16, 2018
Landon Donovan was presented in front of around 7,000 Club Leon fans on Monday evening in Estadio Leon and wasted no time in setting the bar high.
NAHB elects new leadership team for 2018 | HousingWire
HousingWire | January 15, 2018
The National Association of Home Builders announced it elected four senior officials to take over top leadership positions. The new leaders were announced Thursday at NAHB’s International Builders’ show in Orlando, Florida.
Clippers beat Paul, Rockets 113-102 for 5th win in a row | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
LOS ANGELES -- Lou Williams scored 31 points, Blake Griffin added 29 before his ejection, and the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Houston Rockets 113-102 on Monday night in Chris Paul's heated return to Staples Center against his old team. Buoyed by Williams' 13th straight game of 20 or more points, the Clippers won their fifth in a row. Paul had 19 points, six rebounds and seven assists. Things got testy with 3 1/2 minutes to go. Griffin scored under the basket and Paul was called for a foul. Paul ran over to the referees in disbelief, while Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni ap...
Jewish child orphaned in Mumbai attacks makes first visit | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
Moshe Holtzberg, a young boy whose parents were killed at a Jewish center in Mumbai during the 2008 terror attack returns for the first time to visit the site of the attack with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
Hong Kong court to rule later on 3 activists' prison terms | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
Three Hong Kong activists will have to wait to learn the outcome of their final appeal to overturn prison sentences for their roles in sparking 2014's massive pro-democracy protests in the semiautonomous Chinese city
Palestinian leadership revokes recognition of Israel | Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera | January 16, 2018
Palestine Liberation Organisation says its decision will stand until Israel recognises the State of Palestine.
Vancouver meeting focuses on sanctions as Koreas explore detente | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
VANCOUVER (Reuters) - A meeting of states that backed South Korea in the Korean war will look at ways to better implement sanctions to push North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons, officials said, even as the North and South explore detente ahead of next month's Winter Olympics.
South Korean charged with murder of wife, son at Hong Kong Ritz-Carlton | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
HONG KONG (Reuters) - A South Korean man was formally charged on Tuesday with murdering his wife and six-year-old son at the five-star Ritz-Carlton hotel in Hong Kong.
Philippines shuts more schools as volcano spews ash and lava | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines' most active volcano spewed lava that cascaded downslope and emitted ash that fell on nearby towns, state volcanologists said on Tuesday, prompting the provincial government to shut more schools.
PBOC official says China's centralized virtual currency trade needs to end: source | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
BEIJING (Reuters) - A senior Chinese central banker says authorities should ban centralized trading of virtual currencies as well as individuals and businesses that provide related services, an internal memo from a government meeting seen by Reuters showed.
Melo 'done' with refs after Westbrook ejected | ESPN
ESPN | January 16, 2018
Thunder guard Russell Westbrook's ejection minutes before the end of Monday's game resulted in a technical foul for coach Billy Donovan and led teammate Carmelo Anthony to say he's "done" with officials.
Warriors suffer through cold showers at 'The Q' | ESPN
ESPN | January 16, 2018
The Warriors, after taking down the Cavs with a stout fourth quarter in which they shot 53 percent, were cooled off in visitors' locker room after the win. "Somebody call Bron!" Kevin Durant could be heard yelling.
Adam Silver listening to complaints from NBA players and refs | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
LONDON -- NBA commissioner Adam Silver admits that fines doled out to players for criticizing referees are more symbolic than actual deterrents.? "We recognize that the fines -- while nobody likes to lose the money -- in many ways are more symbolic than anything else when you have players as wealthy as they are," Silver said. Last weekend, Golden State Warriors?forward? Draymond Green suggested that the league get "a whole new crop" of referees. He was fined $25,000 by the league office. Green is set to earn $16.4 million this season. The average...
Durant scores 16 in the third quarter as Warriors defeat Cavaliers | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
CLEVELAND -- The calendar read January, but the intensity matched June ... at least for the first three quarters. In the fourth, the Golden State Warriors used one of their trademark scoring bursts, a key 20-6 run, to take their first double-digit lead in what had been a heated, back-and-forth affair. The Cleveland Cavaliers responded with only a barrage of bricks, as they missed 17 of 23 shots in the final quarter. All told, the Warriors left Quicken Loans Arena with a 118-108 win Monday, their sixth straight regular-season win over the team they've met in the past...
US allies from Korean War meet on North Korean nuke threat | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson huddles Tuesday with nations that fought on America's side in the Korean War, looking to tighten the economic noose around North Korea over its nuclear weapons even as hopes rise for diplomacy
Macron joins push to elevate French baguette to Unesco world treasure status | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
Goal is to protect the bread from the "increasing weight of big supermarkets."
UAE says Qatar fighter jets intercept flights, Doha denies | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
UAE claims Qatari fighter jets intercepted two of its commercial airliners in international airspace, charges denied by Qatar
Pope Francis under pressure to confront sex abuse in Chile | ABC News
ABC News | January 16, 2018
Pope Francis will be under pressure Tuesday to confront Chile's sex abuse scandal during his first full day in Chile, where the majority identifies as Roman Catholic but strong currents of skepticism and even contempt for the church are increasing
U.S. oil industry set to break record, upend global trade | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Surging shale production is poised to push U.S. oil output to more than 10 million barrels per day - toppling a record set in 1970 and crossing a threshold few could have imagined even a decade ago.
Malaysia says it won't let politics derail Singapore train projects | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore and Malaysia vowed on Tuesday to push ahead with two ambitious rail projects linking the two countries as Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak played down political uncertainty ahead of a general election to be held this year.
Bitcoin slides 14 percent on crackdown fears, hits four-week low | Reuters
Reuters | January 16, 2018
LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin slid as much as 14 percent on Tuesday to hit a four-week low below $12,000, as fears grew of a regulatory crackdown after reports that South Korea's finance minister had said banning trading in cryptocurrencies was still an option.