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 2022-01-21 09:42 

WTOP

Meat Loaf, 'Bat Out of Hell' rock superstar, dies at 74...

Meat Loaf, the heavyweight rock superstar loved by millions for his "Bat Out of Hell" album and for such theatrical, dark-hearted anthems as "Paradise by the Dashboard Light," "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad," and "I'd Do A...

 2022-01-21 09:41 

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Poland hits pandemic record of over 36,600 daily infections...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's deputy health minister said Friday the nation hit a COVID-19 pandemic record of 36,665 new......

 2022-01-21 09:41 

US News & World Report

Poland Hits Pandemic Record of Over 36,600 Daily Infections...

Poland's deputy health minister says the nation has hit a COVID-19 pandemic record of 36,665 new infections reported in 24 hours....

 2022-01-21 09:40 

US News & World Report

Police Say Missing Son of Migrant Worker Whose Story Captivated China Is Dead...

BEIJING (Reuters) - The saga of a migrant worker's search for his son that has captivated Chinese social media users took a turn on Friday when......

 2022-01-21 09:39 

US News & World Report

Kremlin Says It Wants to Avoid Raising Tensions Over Ukraine Breakaway Regions...

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin reacted coolly on Friday to a Russian parliament initiative to recognise two pro-Russian breakaway regions in......

 2022-01-21 09:38 

WTOP

China mandates 3-day Olympic torch relay amid virus concerns...

BEIJING (AP) — China is limiting the torch relay for the Winter Olympics to only three days amid coronavirus worries,......

 2022-01-21 09:37 

VOA

IS Gunmen in Iraq Kill 11 Soldiers in Brazen Barracks Attack...

Circumstances of attack not immediately clear...

 2022-01-21 09:32 

Washington Post

U.S., Russian top diplomats to meet amid Ukraine showdown...

The Biden administration is racing to head off what it says could be a dangerous assault on Russia's neighbor....

 2022-01-21 09:32 

WTOP

Chevron, Total exit Myanmar over deteriorating human rights...

PARIS (AP) — TotalEnergies and Chevron, two of the world's largest energy conglomerates, said Friday they were stopping all operations......

 2022-01-21 09:30 

Washington Post

DeSantis suggests vaccines hurt fertility. A study indicates otherwise — but says catching coronavirus might....

Researchers studying heterosexual couples trying to get pregnant noted that men infected with the coronavirus showed signs of a short-term decline in fertility....

 2022-01-21 09:30 

Barron's

Crazy Car Prices Spell Trouble for Auto Insurance—and Opportunity...

The spike in prices of new and used cars has put the insurance market at an inflection point. Marty Ellingsworth of J.D. Power on what comes next....

 2022-01-21 09:21 

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Morikawa could miss cut as winds cause havoc in Abu Dhabi...

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Collin Morikawa was facing just his second missed cut in 15 months as......

 2022-01-21 09:19 

US News & World Report

Top US, Russian Diplomats Meet With Ukraine Future on Brink...

The top diplomats of Russia and the United States are holding crucial talks as Western powers strive to use diplomacy to avert a possible Russian invasion of Ukraine amid Moscow's demands for concessions from NATO over its relationship with the former...

 2022-01-21 09:19 

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Top US, Russian diplomats meet with Ukraine future on brink...

GENEVA (AP) — The top diplomats of Russia and the United States are holding crucial talks on Friday as a......

 2022-01-21 09:17 

US News & World Report

Global Shares Slide After More Losses on Wall Street...

Shares have declined in Europe and Asia after a late-afternoon sell-off wiped out gains for stocks on Wall Street....

 2022-01-21 09:17 

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Global shares slide after more losses on Wall Street...

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were lower in Europe and Asia on Friday after a late afternoon sell-off wiped out gains......

 2022-01-21 09:15 

WTOP

Resort guests raise money as world rallies to help Tonga...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The tranquil resort in Tonga sat behind a lagoon and reef break that was perfect......

 2022-01-21 09:15 

Barron's

Amazon Could Rule 2022. Its Shares Might Be Undervalued, Too....

Here's what you need to know about the e-commerce giant....

 2022-01-21 09:13 

Barron's

AT&T, Disney and Roku Stocks Fall After Netflix's Weak Subscriber Outlook...

Shares of streaming companies AT&T, Walt Disney and Roku fall after Netflix issued a weak first-quarter subscriber outlook....

 2022-01-21 09:12 

US News & World Report

Meat Loaf, 'Bat Out of Hell' Rock Superstar, Dies at 74...

Meat Loaf, the rock superstar loved by millions for his "Bat Out of Hell" album and for such theatrical, dark-hearted anthems as "Paradise by the Dashboard Light" and "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad," has died at age 74....

 2022-01-21 09:11 

US News & World Report

Chevron, Total Exit Myanmar Over Deteriorating Conditions...

TotalEnergies, one of the world's largest energy conglomerates, says it's stopping all operations in Myanmar, citing rampant human rights abuses and deteriorating rule of law since the country's military overthrew the government....

 2022-01-21 09:10 

US News & World Report

Ukraine Says Russia Recruiting Mercenaries, Sending Weapons to Eastern Ukraine...

KYIV (Reuters) - Ukraine's military intelligence said on Friday that Russia was actively recruiting mercenaries and sending them for intensive......

 2022-01-21 09:10 

WUSA9.com

Montgomery students plan to walkout in demand of virtual learning...

Students at 18 high schools across the county have already pledged to participate in the walkouts, on Friday, at noon....

 2022-01-21 09:07 

WTOP

Taliban to hold meeting in Norway next week...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Taliban delegation will travel to Norway for talks with the Norwegian government, meeting with representatives......

 2022-01-21 09:07 

US News & World Report

Spain's Foreign Minister Says Europeans Are 'United' on Ukraine Crisis...

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's foreign minister Jose Manuel Albares said on Friday that Europeans have a united position on the crisis over the Russian......

 2022-01-21 09:07 

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Djokovic's absence helps his fellow Serb at Australian Open...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic's absence from the Australian Open has created opportunities for a fellow Serb, Miomir Kecmanovic.......

 2022-01-21 09:06 

VOA

Israel Probes Allegations Police Cyber-Spied on Citizens...

Police allegedly used controversial Pegasus spyware...

 2022-01-21 09:05 

US News & World Report

Geely, Renault Formally Agree on Cooperation in South Korea...

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Geely Holding and France's Renault have formally agreed a deal to jointly design and produce electric hybrid and......

 2022-01-21 09:02 

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UCSD faces CSU Fullerton, seeks to break 4-game skid...

UCSD Tritons (8-9, 2-4 Big West) at CSU Fullerton Titans (10-5, 4-0 Big West) Fullerton, California; Saturday, 9 p.m. EST......

 2022-01-21 09:02 

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Montana State visits Portland State after Bishop's 26-point performance...

Montana State Bobcats (13-5, 5-2 Big Sky) at Portland State Vikings (4-10, 2-4 Big Sky) Portland, Oregon; Saturday, 10 p.m.......

 2022-01-21 09:02 

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UT Rio Grande Valley faces Dixie State following Johnson's 21-point game...

UT Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros (6-12, 1-5 WAC) at Dixie State Trailblazers (9-10, 2-4 WAC) Saint George, Utah; Saturday, 9......

 2022-01-21 09:02 

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San Diego visits Pacific (CA) after Avdalovic's 23-point game...

San Diego Toreros (10-8, 3-2 WCC) at Pacific (CA) Tigers (5-11, 0-2 WCC) Stockton, California; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM......

 2022-01-21 09:00 

Washington Post

Covid-19 live updates: Unvaccinated seniors nearly 50 times more likely to be hospitalized than boosted peers...

The CDC figures also indicate that receiving a primary series of coronavirus vaccines sharply reduces the risk of hospitalization for those 65 and older....

 2022-01-21 09:00 

Washington Post

As Turkey's economy struggles, Erdogan goes it alone...

Economic growth empowered Turkey's leader. But experts who helped foster that growth are long gone....

 2022-01-21 09:00 

US News & World Report

Great Smoky Mountains National Park Saw 14.1M Visits in '21...

Great Smoky Mountains National Park saw 14.1 million visits in 2021, topping the record from 2019 by 1.5 million....

 2022-01-21 09:00 

US News & World Report

Exhibit Featuring Hispanic Artists Traveling Across Kentucky...

Officials say an exhibit featuring works by Hispanic and Latin American artists is making its way across Kentucky....

 2022-01-21 09:00 

US News & World Report

Deadline Next Month for WVa Teacher Environmental Awards...

A West Virginia agency is taking nominations for its Teacher of the Year award, given for environmental leadership....

 2022-01-21 09:00 

US News & World Report

Memphis Officer Dies in Crash; Other Driver Also Killed...

Authorities say an on-duty Tennessee police officer was killed in a crash with another vehicle whose driver also died....

 2022-01-21 09:00 

Reason.com

Brickbat: Keep It Trimmed...

Burhan Chowdhury, 72, was trying to explain that the treatment for his lymphoma has left him too weak to do yard work. But Hamtramck, Michigan, Judge Alexis Krot, wasn't having any of it. Chowdhury was in her court for a citation for not keeping veget...

 2022-01-21 09:00 

Barron's

A Grim History Repeats at the Fed...

The Federal Reserve is blaming supply constraints for soaring inflation. It's neglecting to look at the main factor it controls, writes Robert Heller....

 2022-01-21 09:00 

Gallup News

Congressional Approval Sinks to 18% as Democrats Sour Further...

Americans' rating of Congress has fallen to 18%, the lowest point in more than a year, which is largely owed to a 10-point decline among Democrats....

 2022-01-21 08:58 

US News & World Report

At Least 17 Killed in Road Crash Explosion in Western Ghana...

Officials say that at least 17 people have been killed and dozens more injured when a vehicle carrying mining explosives collided with a motorcycle and blew up in western Ghana....

 2022-01-21 08:50 

VOA

'Bat Out of Hell' Singer Meat Loaf Dies at 74...

His career spanned six decades...

 2022-01-21 08:47 

US News & World Report

Russia Wants NATO Forces to Leave Romania, Bulgaria - Foreign Ministry...

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The security guarantees that Russia seeks from the West include provisions requiring NATO forces to leave Romania and Bulgaria,......

 2022-01-21 08:41 

Washington Times

Meat Loaf, 'Bat Out of Hell' rock superstar, dies at 74...

NEW YORK (AP) — Meat Loaf, the heavyweight rock superstar loved by millions for his "Bat Out of Hell" album and for such theatrical, dark-hearted anthems as "Paradise By the Dashboard Light," "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad,"...

 2022-01-21 08:39 

Washington Times

U.S., Russia far apart on Ukraine crisis as top diplomats meet...

GENEVA (AP) — The United States and Russia tried Friday to avert another devastating conflict in Europe, but the two powers' top diplomats warned no breakthrough was imminent as fears rise that Moscow is planning to invade Ukraine. Armed with se...

 2022-01-21 08:34 

Washington Post

Singer and actor Meat Loaf dies at 74, family says...

The 1970s and 1980s pop star also played an integral part in the cult movie classic "The Rocky Horror Picture Show"...

 2022-01-21 08:30 

Barron's

Employee-Owned Publix Offers a Lesson for Other Supermarket Chains...

The Florida grocer has margins that Kroger and Albertsons can only dream of, thanks to its unusual corporate culture....

 2022-01-21 08:23 

US News & World Report

'Bat Out of Hell' Singer Meat Loaf Dies Aged 74...

LONDON (Reuters) -Meat Loaf, the U.S. rock star who rose to global fame with his "Bat Out of Hell" album, has died at the age of 74.The American......

 2022-01-21 08:12 

US News & World Report

Israel's Attorney General Orders Probe Into Police Spyware Allegations...

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's attorney general has ordered an investigation into police surveillance tactics amid reports that law enforcement......

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