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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.

WASHINGTON POST

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,

CNN

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

POLITICO

Move over, Vatican -- there's a new church in town!

Rome (CNN)Italy's first ever Mormon temple opened on Monday, just a few miles up the road from the Vatican, in the Eternal City of Rome. While the building's spires don't reach the heights of St. Peter's 450-foot-high dome, the Pope's new neighbors hope their temple will also become a place of pilgr

CNN

Belarusan model who touted evidence of Trump-Russia ties pleads guilty in Thailand

MOSCOW — A model whose alleged affair with a Russian oligarch made her an unexpected player in probes over Moscow’s influence pleaded guilty Tuesday in Thailand to charges linked to a “sex training” seminar, setting the stage for her deportation.

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Politics News

CoBank says ‎politics‏ are hurting farmers

A CoBank analyst says right now some of the largest economic difficulties for farmers have been government created. Tanner Emhke tells Brownfield farmers and ranchers have been at the front lines bearing the cost of the trade war and government shutdown, “This shutdown is only exacerbating an existi

BROWNFIELDAGNEWS.COM - 2019-01-15 11:10:37

Uneasy twosome : Golf and ‎politics‏ at Saudi Arabia tournament

Golf usually isn't all that complicated for Dustin Johnson. He decides where he's going to play and tries to post the lowest score. The newest addition to his schedule involved a little more than that. Johnson is among several of golf's biggest stars who are scheduled to play the Saudi International

ESPN - 2019-01-14 16:11:00

Brazil 's Agora group leader urges women to lose their fear of ‎politics‏

The gap between knowledge and action on issues such as climate change can only be overcome with new leadership that provides visibility to women, Natalie Unterstell, with Brazil's Agora movement and a member of the Homeward Bound expedition of 80 female professionals to Antarctica, told EFE.

EFE.COM - 2019-01-13 21:54:37

NRV Letter : Do n't bring divisiveness to local ‎politics‏

Regarding “PAC looks to flip control of board of Montgomery Co. supervisors," New River Valley section, Dec 30, 2018:. Could we please not bring the divisiveness and dysfunctionality of our national political parties to local politics? Until I read this piece I didn’t know the party alignment of the

ROANOKE TIMES - 2019-01-13 10:00:00

In Defense of ‎Politics‏

David Bromwich’s portrait of statesman Edmund Burke (1730–1797) is the first biography to attend to the complexity of Burke’s thought as it emerges in both the major writings and private correspondence. The public and private writings cannot be easily dissociated, nor should they be. For Burke — a t

MEDIUM - 2019-01-12 15:12:28
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Business News

United Airlines posts smaller profit but tops expectations

CHICAGO — United Airlines reported Tuesday that its fourth-quarter profit slipped 20 percent due to higher fuel and labor costs, but its profit and revenue both beat analysts’ expectations.

WASHINGTON POST - 2019-01-15 23:16:00

Snap CFO resigning, company says it will come in near top end of guidance for Q4

Snap chief financial officer Tim Stone is resigning to pursue other opportunities, the company said in a new filing Tuesday that sent the stock tumbling more than 8 percent after hours. Stone's reign lasted less than a year: he joined from Amazon in May 2018, with an annual salary of $500,000 and re

CNBC - 2019-01-15 22:24:54

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

United profit beats forecasts as new flights from hubs pay off

CHICAGO (Reuters) - United Airlines on Tuesday reported a fourth-quarter profit that easily beat Wall Street forecasts, sending shares higher, as the No. 3 U.S. carrier scheduled more flights out of its hubs and won back customers after a series of public relations disasters.

CNBC - 2019-01-15 22:22:30

Tucker Carlson is making sense and causing some consternation on the right.

I’m surprised I haven’t seen this topic discussed but Tucker Carlson gave a rant on FOX that sounded like it came from Bernie or AOC and it has created a flurry of discussion on the right. Why should we care what the likes of race baiting Carlson has to say? Because it represents a message opening.

DAILY KOS - 2019-01-15 22:19:20
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Technology News

Snap CFO resigning, company says it will come in near top end of guidance for Q4

Snap chief financial officer Tim Stone is resigning to pursue other opportunities, the company said in a new filing Tuesday that sent the stock tumbling more than 8 percent after hours. Stone's reign lasted less than a year: he joined from Amazon in May 2018, with an annual salary of $500,000 and re

CNBC - 2019-01-15 22:24:54

IBM’s Quantum announcement is a big step in a 1,000-mile journey

IBM unveiled a complete "quantum computing system," IBM Q System One, last week. What's more, it chose to do it at CES in Las Vegas. Should you take IBM's claim of a "commercial" quantum computing system to mean that it is time to put quantum on your tech road map? The short answer is "no" -- but, a

ZDNET - 2019-01-15 16:39:00

3 reasons Apple definitely shouldn’t buy a movie studio

How can Apple’s streaming video service battle established competitors like Netflix? Simple: Buy a movie studio. That’s the battle cry from certain Wall Street analysts, who suggest that Apple use its Scrooge McDuck-style cash pile to buy everything from Sony Pictures to Disney.

CULT OF MAC - 2019-01-15 16:30:15

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

Patriots' Edelman still making most of his opportunities

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- His face was still a little flushed from stepping out of the subfreezing temperatures at Gillette Stadium field just minutes following the Patriots' 41-28 divisional-round win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday .

YAHOO! - 2019-01-15 23:37:17

NBA scores, highlights: Sixers, Jimmy Butler face Timberwolves; Warriors, Nuggets square off in Denver

Tuesday night in the NBA can often be a bit slow, but that is not the case this week. There are six games lined up, including multiple highly interesting matchups. To start the night, Jimmy Butler will face the Timberwolves for the first time since the trade that sent him to Philly, when Minnesota v

CBS SPORTS - 2019-01-15 23:35:00

Ref responsible for controversial call in Cowboys-Rams game tabbed to officiate Super Bowl LIII

The officiating assignments for Super Bowl LIII were officially handed out on Tuesday and the NFL will be going with veteran John Parry to serve as referee in the game. Parry, who's currently in his 12th season as a referee and 18th season overall as an NFL official, will be working the third Super

CBS SPORTS - 2019-01-15 23:24:28

Jim Harbaugh Gives Michigan Scholarship Offer to 7th-Grade QB Isaiah Marshall

Many college football teams get the majority of their recruiting done early, well before national signing day on February 6. The Michigan Wolverines are taking that approach to the extreme.

BLEACHER REPORT - 2019-01-15 23:16:26

Young Eagles fan writes letter consoling Alshon Jeffery: 'You are an awesome player no matter what'

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery could use all the encouragement he can get right now. Jeffery’s drop in the team’s playoff game against the New Orleans Saints ended the Eagles season.

YAHOO SPORTS - 2019-01-15 23:00:23
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Health News

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

7 Wellness Trends People Bucked for Their ‎Health‏ 's Sake

If you don’t start each day with green juice and end each evening with a 10-minute meditation, are you less likely to succeed in life?. Probably not, but that’s what the wellness industry, now worth 4.2 trillion dollars, can make it feel like.

HEALTHLINE - 2019-01-15 08:00:00

Ex-prosecutor to lead ‎health‏ care firm 's rape investigation

PHOENIX (AP) — A former top prosecutor in Phoenix was hired Monday by a health care facility to investigate the circumstances into how a patient in a vegetative state gave birth after she was sexually assaulted. Police are conducting a separate criminal investigation.

YAHOO SPORTS - 2019-01-15 00:59:44

British-Iranian woman 's ‎health‏ deteriorates in Iran prison

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The head of the Thomson Reuters Foundation says she’s “sincerely worried” about a detained British-Iranian national going on hunger strike to protest her treatment in the Islamic Republic.

WTOP - 2019-01-14 05:16:00

Catoosa County finalizes ‎health‏ clinic deal with Fort Oglethorpe

Catoosa County and Fort Oglethorpe officials recently finalized an intergovernmental usage agreement for the county’s employee health clinic off Boynton Drive. In October 2017, the county opened its own employee health clinic in the Remco Business Center in an attempt to lessen its insurance premium

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2019-01-11 14:27:00
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