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A toddler fell into a well in Spain. Rescuers can’t reach him, and his parents no longer hear him.

Out for an afternoon in the Spanish countryside, Julen’s parents were preparing lunch when their 2-year-old slipped into a hole. They heard the toddler’s echoing cries as he plummeted into darkness — more than 30 stories deep — then silence.


Trump's bloody hand injury attracts armchair doctors

President Donald Trump is often called thin-skinned. It’s usually not meant literally. But the back of Trump’s right hand was covered with an adhesive bandage during a Thursday trip to McAllen, Texas, with blood visibly seeping through the dressing. His hand was similarly bandaged again on Monday as


Rand Paul to travel to Canada for hernia surgery

(CNN)Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky will travel to Canada for surgery related to an attack he sustained by a neighbor in November 2017. Sergio Gor, the senator's communications director, confirmed that Paul sought specialized surgery for a hernia issue at Shouldice Hernia Hospital in Ontario,


McDonald's loses Big Mac trademark after legal battle with Irish chain

Pat McDonagh earned the nickname Supermac as an Irish teenager after a barnstorming performance in a Gaelic football match in the late 1960s. The centre half-back guided his school, Carmelite college of Moate, County Westmeath, to victory over St Gerald’s, a more fancied team.


China's Moon mission sees first seeds sprout

Seeds taken up to the Moon by China's Chang'e-4 mission have sprouted, says China National Space Administration. It marks the first time any biological matter has grown on the Moon, and is being seen as a significant step towards long-term space exploration.

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Politics News

Warren stocks campaign with top party talent

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) continues to build out her 2020 team with some of the party’s top talent, adding two Democratic National Committee officials who were key players in the 2018 midterms as well as a high-ranking Democratic Senate Campaign Committee operative, two sources familiar with t

POLITICO - 2019-01-16 00:22:00

GOP lawmakers in 2 states want to spend state funds on Trump's border wall

(CNN)A Republican Montana state senator and Republican delegates from West Virginia plan to introduce measures to allocate state funds to help build President Donald Trump's proposed wall along the southern US border.

CNN - 2019-01-15 23:17:00

Poll: Majority Backs AOC’s 70 Percent Top Marginal Tax Rate

Earlier this month, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez went on national television and said that the United States should tax incomes above $10 million at a 70 percent rate. In response, some centrist pundits pronounced the Democratic Party dead by political suicide: National Journal reporter Josh Kraushaar a

NYMAG.COM - 2019-01-15 22:55:42

The Government Shutdown: Here’s Where Things Stand

The partial government shutdown is more than three weeks old, and the nation’s economy, airports and citizens are straining under the pressure. Here’s a guide to some of our latest reporting.

NEW YORK TIMES - 2019-01-15 22:49:31

Judge denies requests for pay from workers affected by shutdown

Washington (CNN)A federal judge on Tuesday denied a request from a federal employees union to require the government to pay air traffic controllers who are currently working without pay during the partial government shutdown.

CNN - 2019-01-15 18:49:00
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Business News

Local Networking Group Brings Women in ‎Business‏ Together

FARGO, N.D. — A local group brings women in business together to develop leadership as well as personal and professional growth. Women in Networking (WiN) meets twice a month for lunch at Applebee’s on 45th Street.

KVRR.COM - 2019-01-16 00:57:10

Own a ‎business‏ or work at one ? State commissioners discuss their plans for Minnesota ‎business‏

Over the past two weeks, we've been talking on the show with some of Minnesota's new commissioners about their plans and hopes for the state. MPR's economics contributor Chris Farrell spoke with four newly-appointed members of the Walz administration about issues affecting the business community and

MPRNEWS.ORG - 2019-01-15 22:23:28

‎Business‏ association leaders view State of State address with skepticism

Gov. Phil Murphy’s first State of the State address was met with skepticism from the state’s business community. Going after the state Economic Development Authority and spending a significant portion of his speech Tuesday in Trenton on the audit that showed issues with the system of tax incentives

ROI-NJ.COM - 2019-01-15 21:46:43

Broadway Talent Brings in ‎Business‏ for Northport

Situated in picturesque Northport Village, the John W. Engeman Theater boosts impressive Broadway talent year round on Main Street. The historic Northport Theater, built in 1932, was sold to and renovated by current property owners Kevin O’Neill and his wife, Patti, in 2006. The theater company is o

HUNTINGTONNYNOW - 2019-01-14 22:51:53

Medford ‎business‏ suddenly closes

MEDFORD, Ore. – Customers told NBC5 News on Friday they were shocked to find a local business closed when they went to pick up their artwork. Customer Teresa Clark said her daughter was upset The Artist In You pottery shop closed it’s doors without an announcement.

FOX 26 MEDFORD - 2019-01-14 11:37:55
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Technology News

Queensland police find ‘no evidence’ officer spoke inappropriately to victim despite recording

Queensland police could find “no evidence” that an officer spoke inappropriately to a domestic violence victim, despite a recording of the conversation being broadcast on national television.

THE GUARDIAN - 2019-01-15 17:00:22

Surprise! Your Netflix Now Costs More

Son of a… witch. Netflix on Tuesday announced its largest price hike since launching its streaming business 12 years ago, upping subscription rates anywhere from 13 to 18 percent.

CNBC - 2019-01-15 15:52:26

Verizon Slaps 'Spam' Fees on Remind, a Free Service Teachers Use to Text Students

Educators will no longer be able to send free text messages to students who rely on Verizon, (vz) the Remind educational service said. Starting Jan. 28, Verizon would impose a dramatically higher fee for each text message sent through Remind’s text services partner, Twilio, making it too costly afte

FORTUNE - 2019-01-15 05:00:00

The best new ‎technology‏ we saw at CES 2019

Business Insider scoured the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to find the very best cutting-edge tech. The best new technology we saw at the show came from Kia, with its "Real-Time Emotion Adaptive Driving" tech, or READ.

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2019-01-15 18:23:51

Global E-Scooters Battery 2019 Trends and Status : Melsen Power ‎Technology‏ , Shenzhen Believe ‎Technology‏ -LRB- Shenzhen -RRB-

Global E-Scooters Battery Market Report comprises thoroughgoing evaluation of various factors that have been impacting global E-Scooters Battery industry and consequently international finance system. The report analyses current and futuristic market structure, patterns, advancement, deals, utilizat

BEINTERNETNEWS.COM - 2019-01-15 04:45:21
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Entertainment News

Pepper Place designated ‎entertainment‏ district

Pepper Place is now a designated entertainment district. Sloss Real Estate announced the move today, which is expected to go into effect next month. Under Alabama Law, the designation allows participating businesses with alcohol licenses to sell alcohol to be consumed off-premises within the boundar

AL.COM - 2019-01-15 23:43:09

MV2 ‎Entertainment‏ Signs Houston Phillips

MV2 Entertainment has added songwriter Houston Phillips to its publishing roster. Phillips’ career has included cuts with Jerrod Niemann (“Free The Music”), Tyler Farr (“Redneck Crazy,” “Suffer In Peace”), Jason Aldean (“Rearview Town”) and Colt Ford (“Love Hope Faith”), among others.

MUSICROW.COM - 2019-01-15 18:43:26

‎Entertainment‏ Mags Have A Happy New Year

The session ending Jan. 6, the week leading up to the Golden Globes and the traditional beginning of the annual awards season, saw strong rating increases for the entertainment magazines despite preemptions for the big New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day festivities. Scoring double-digit week-to-week

TVNEWSCHECK.COM - 2019-01-15 17:27:00

NEW : South Dakota State Fair adds legendary band to 2019 ‎entertainment‏ lineup -LRB- Audio -RRB-

HURON, S.D.—A legendary band that dates back to the early 1960’s is coming to the South Dakota State Fair this summer…. Assistant Fair Manager Candi Briley says fans of the Beach Boys span generations…..

GOWATERTOWN.NET - 2019-01-15 13:28:08

Great ‎Entertainment‏ with a Conscience

On Thursday, January 24, the Grant County Community Concert Association hosts a unique and highly entertaining group—Vocal Trash—performing at 7 p.m. at the WNMU Fine Arts Theater. Best described as "entertainment with a conscience,” Vocal Trash is an urban-themed, Broadway style production that rec

GRANT COUNTY BEAT - 2019-01-15 02:58:05
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Sports News

Sport : Samoa Rugby GM resigns

The General Manager of the Samoa Rugby Union’s High Performance Unit, Zane Hilton, has resigned. Mr Hilton’s resignation is effective immediately and came in a letter addressed to the CEO, Faleomavaega Vincent Fepulea’i, this week.

BRINKWIRE.COM - 2019-01-15 05:03:47

Sport Wayne to lease space in Electric Works

Sport Wayne Inc. has signed a letter of intent to lease space in Electric Works, where it will open a state-of-the-art climbing gym and adventure park, officials announced today.

FORT WAYNE JOURNAL GAZETTE - 2019-01-15 00:20:00

2019 Hyundai Elantra GT N Line adds more sport

Hyundai has unveiled the updates to the 2019 Elantra GT, which sees the introduction of the new N Line model that replaces the former Elantra GT Sport. The Elantra GT N Line is also the first of several sporty N Line models that Hyundai is planning to introduce.

THETORQUEREPORT.COM - 2019-01-14 16:54:42

Sport Wayne to open rock climbing facility at Electric Works

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) – Sport Wayne, the organization behind the Fort Wayne Adventure Games, has signed a letter of intent to open a facility at Electric Works. The organization will design and open a sizable, state-of-the-art climbing gym and adventure park, named Rush Rock Gym, in the former Bui

WOWO NEWS - 2019-01-14 15:18:05

` Great Rockies Sport Show ' Opens Friday At MetraPark

The Great Rockies Sport Show is being held at MetraPark this upcoming weekend and will feature expert speakers and seminars on hunting, fishing, travel, camping and more. There are activities for the entire family including a trout pond & hands-on kids area, a charging bear attack simulator and live

NEWSTALK 95.5 - 2019-01-13 20:45:56
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Health News

One in five U.S. women delay birth control, increasing unwanted pregnancies

(Reuters Health) - One in five American women don’t start using birth control when they first start having sex, increasing their risk of unwanted pregnancies, a U.S. study suggests.

REUTERS - 2019-01-15 23:10:20

Brainstorm Health: Shutdown and the FDA, Microsoft Walgreens Deal, Walmart CVS Split

The federal government shutdown—the longest in U.S. history—has now reached its 25th day. Government workers are missing paychecks or working for free, TSA agents are quitting their jobs, and the Trump administration has been resorting to stopgap measures to make sure that services like IRS tax refu

FORTUNE - 2019-01-15 23:05:29

Call the midwife! (If the doctor doesn't object)

Every morning at Watsonville Community Hospital in Northern California, the labor and delivery team divvies up its patients — low-risk ones go to the midwives and high-risk ones to the physicians. Then, throughout the day, the doctors and midwives work together to ensure that the births go smoothly.

NBC NEWS - 2019-01-15 22:35:00

RHC-P continues global ‎health‏ mission in Palau

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. - Regional Health Command Pacific rounded out its 2018 global health engagements with a recurring humanitarian mission to Palau in December. Tripler Army Medical Center, part of RHC-P's community of military treatment facilities, sent four team members from the Urolog

UNITED STATES ARMY - 2019-01-15 19:37:02

Stem cell therapy for relapsing MS proves effective and safe, study finds

(CNN)An experimental stem cell therapy proved effective and safe in patients with a relapsing form of multiple sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease that affects the central nervous system, new research finds.

CNN - 2019-01-15 16:14:00
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