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January, 2019


Super Bowl fans beware: scammers on the prowl – NFL

National Football League and law enforcement officials warned football fans on Thursday in Atlanta not to fall prey to criminals selling fake Super Bowl LIII tickets and counterfeit merchandise.

U.S. to announce suspension of compliance with nuclear pact: officials

The United States will soon announce plans to suspend compliance with a landmark nuclear missile pact with Russia, responding to an alleged violation of the treaty by Moscow, U.S. officials said on Thursday.

Trump, Democrats battle in early stage of U.S. border security talks

U.S. President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats on Thursday hardened their positions over a wall being built on the border with Mexico, raising new doubts over their ability to reach a deal just as negotiations were getting underway.

Amazon first-quarter sales forecast misses estimates, shares down Inc on Thursday forecast first-quarter sales below Wall Street estimates, even as sales for the holiday quarter hit a record and rose 20 percent.

Trump wants ‘very big’ U.S.-China trade deal, hints at delays

President Donald Trump said on Thursday he wanted a “very big deal” U.S. trade deal with China, but signaled there could be delays if negotiations fail to meet his goals of opening the Chinese economy broadly to U.S. industry and agriculture.

Tutankhamun’s tomb shines after decade of renovations

A century after the tomb of Tutankhamun was discovered, revealing the mummified boy-king buried more than 3,000 years ago, it has re-opened, brighter and safer thanks to painstaking work to repair…

Exclusive: Canada budget to include limited coverage for prescription drugs – sources

Canada’s Liberal government will propose a limited expansion to the country’s universal healthcare system in the spring budget to cover part of the cost of prescription drugs, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Brazilian anger unabated by Vale vows after dam disaster

Residents devastated by a mining dam burst in Brazil that may have killed more than 300 people reacted on Thursday with indifference and in many cases anger to miner Vale SA’s pledges to pay victims’ families and improve safety.

Germany drops F-35 from fighter tender; Boeing F/A-18 and Eurofighter to battle on

Germany will pick either the Eurofighter or Boeing’s F/A-18 fighter jet to replace its Tornado warplanes, knocking Lockheed Martin’s F-35 stealth fighter out of a tender worth billions of euros, Defence Ministry sources said on Thursday.

Campbell was down by 7 with 28 seconds left. Then Chris Clemons showed up

Watch win probability flip after Campbell is down by 7 with 28 seconds left….