- Matt Damon says he'll pitch clean water to Trump
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 04:46 PM
Matt Damon took the cause of clean water to the Sundance Film Festival, where he said he's hoping to pitch Donald Trump on the issue.
- Male, female styles merge to cap Paris menswear
Waco Tribune-Herald, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 01:32 PM
Male and female styles fused at Paris Fashion Week on Sunday for the final installment of fall-winter menswear shows as the fashion media prepare to notch up a gear for star-filled coutur
- How Trump's executive order impacts future of 'Obamacare'
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 10:47 AM
President Donald Trump's first executive order targets the sweeping "Obamacare" law by giving federal agencies broad leeway to chip away at the measure. But Trump still needs Congress to do away with the law for good.
- Trump's victory creates uncertainty for wind and solar power
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 10:39 AM
President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency's value. What this means for states'…
- 2 US soldiers hurt in ammunition truck accident in Poland
Miami Herald, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 07:11 AM
Poland's Defense Ministry says two U. S. soldiers have been hurt in an Army truck accident in southwestern Poland. A ministry communique issued Sunday said the truck carrying tank ammunition skidded …
- Italy rescue crews hold out hope of more hotel survivors
Miami Herald, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 05:32 AM
Rescue crews digging through an Italian hotel buried in an avalanche say there could be additional survivors more than three days after tons of snow came barreling down a mountainside. …
- At least 23 killed, 50 injured as train derails in India
FOXNews, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 04:47 AM
At least 23 people were killed and 50 others injured after a passenger train derailed in southern India, railway officials said Sunday.
- Russia set to move closer to decriminalize domestic violence
Associated Press, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 02:17 AM
In Russia, giving one's spouse a slap is nothing extraordinary for many people. This week, the Russian parliament is expected to take a step closer toward decriminalizing it altogether.
- Trump praises the CIA, bristles over inaugural crowd counts
Daily Oklahoman, Sunday - 01/22/2017 - 12:47 AM
President Donald Trump moved to repair his tumultuous relationship with America's spy agencies on his first full day in office, but his bridge-building visit to CIA headquarters Saturday quickly morphed into a platform for the new commander in chief to complain about media coverage of his inauguration, misstating the size of his crowd. Standing in front of a memorial for fallen CIA agents, Trump assured intelligence officials, "I am so behind you."
- LeBron considering return to US Olympic team under Popovich
The Herald-Mail, Saturday - 01/21/2017 - 10:47 PM
LeBron James says Gregg Popovich taking over as coach of the U. S. Olympic team will be a factor in whether he plays in the 2020 Tokyo Games.
- Savannah St., Citadel all about shooting 3s, shooting fast
Daily Oklahoman, Saturday - 01/21/2017 - 06:47 PM
Savannah State coach Horace Broadnax pulled a fast one on his players before the season, and now the Tigers have the fastest offense in Division I basketball. "I told them when you're playing pickup games, push the ball, get the ball out quick and shoot the first available shot," he said.
- Bogus bongs or bogus lawsuits? Pipe maker sues over fakes
FOXNews, Saturday - 01/21/2017 - 04:47 PM
Don't want to bum your buzz, but that expensive bong you got cheap to smoke your pot may be bogus.
- S. Korean minister arrested over artist blacklist allegation
Daily Oklahoman, Saturday - 01/21/2017 - 10:47 AM
South Korean prosecutors on Saturday arrested President Park Geun-hye's culture minister and her former top presidential adviser over allegations that they blacklisted artists critical of the government. Culture Minister Cho Yoon-sun and ex-presidential chief of staff Kim Ki-choon allegedly drew up the list of thousands of artists and cultural figures to be excluded from government funding programs.
- 2 convicted in shooting that paralyzed "Hoop Dreams" player
Miami Herald, Saturday - 01/21/2017 - 10:32 AM
Two men have been convicted of attempted murder and aggravated battery for a shooting that paralyzed a Chicago high school basketball coach who played on one of the teams featured …
- Russian police kills 2 suspected militants in North Caucasus
Miami Herald, Saturday - 01/21/2017 - 06:41 AM
Security forces in a volatile province in Russia's North Caucasus have tracked down and killed two suspected militants. Fatina Ubaidatova, a spokeswoman for the Russian Interior Ministry branch in the …
- 16 killed in fiery bus crash on Italian highway
Miami Herald, Saturday - 01/21/2017 - 05:02 AM
A bus carrying Hungarian school students home from a trip to France slammed into a highway barrier in northern Italy and caught fire, killing at least 16 people, police said …
- Henrik Sedin nets 1,000th point, Canucks beat Panthers 2-1
Daily Oklahoman, Saturday - 01/21/2017 - 01:05 AM
Henrik Sedin got his 1,000th career point before Luca Sbisa scored the winner in the third period as the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Friday night. Ryan Miller stopped 34 shots for Vancouver, which improved to 8-1-3 in its last 12 games. Jaromir Jagr scored for Florida, and Roberto Luongo made 30 saves in the loss. Sedin came in with a goal and two assists over his last three games to get to 999 points.