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PNB scam: ED attaches 21 properties worth Rs 5.23 bn of Nirav Modi group

Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi, others are being investigated by ED and other probe agencies after Rs 114 bn-fraud came to light

Spanish club Reus will pay players in bid to keep going

Spanish second-tier club Reus says it will pay players in bid to keep going

Germany sweeps golds, Meyers Taylor doubles up in bobsled

American Elana Meyers Taylor wins bronze medal in one race, celebrates finishing last in another

Bayern pressures Dortmund with 4-0 rout in Hannover

Bayern Munich put some pressure on Bundesliga leader Borussia Dortmund with a 4-0 rout of helpless Hannover

Repilov wins World Cup luge race in Lake Placid

Russia's Repilov wins World Cup luge, American Chris Mazdzer fourth on home ice in Lake Placid

Man City back on top of EPL after win; Eriksen saves Spurs

Gabriel Jesus scored twice as Manchester City went back to the top of the EPL with a 3-1 home win over Everton

Top 10: Adrian Newey’s best racing car designs – ranked!

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Yellowstone opens to winter travel

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - Select roads in Yellowstone National Park have opened to the public for motorized oversnow travel. Visitors on Saturday morning were able to travel the park's interior roads on commercially-guided snowmobiles and snowcoa

Donald Trump set to make his mark on U.S. state-run media. No, not Fox News.

The United States’s official international propaganda arm, the United States Agency for Global Media, could get even more nakedly propagandistic under Donald Trump. Already the Trump era has seen TV Martí, which targets Cuba, run a segment describing Geo

Scientists Try to Save Woolly Monkeys from Extinction … by Training Them to Be Wild Again

Colombian researchers hope to revive an endangered species by rehabilitating monkeys confiscated from smugglers. The captive animals' struggles show that survival is not guaranteed.

Geek Deals: Improve Your Chess, Poker, and D&D Game with Humble Bundle

Tired of losing your favorite games? Maybe you want to strengthen your puzzle-solving acumen. Well, this new Humble Book Bundle by Wiley packs in loads of great information and practice in a set […] The post Geek Deals: Improve Your Chess, Poker, and D&

Photos: Exquisitely Preserved Ancient Tomb Discovered at Saqqara

Gorgeous photos show a 4,400-year-old tomb of a divine inspector in ancient Egypt.

4,400-Year-Old Tomb of 'Divine Inspector' with Hidden Shafts Discovered in Egypt

One of the hidden shafts might hold the divine inspector's sarcophagus.

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke leaving at year's end. Will he depart on the horse he rode in on?

The swaggering guy who commanded his staff to fly an obscure Department of Interior flag with a bison seal every time he was in the office, a guy who ordered the minting of Interior coins with his name on them, a guy who spent tax money on questionable pr

Join the Fight Against Hackers With These 10 Training Courses

Hackers cause a great deal of harm, which is precisely why corporations and governments pay top-dollar for qualified network security professionals. Want to join the fight? Then train for a lucrative career with […] The post Join the Fight Against Hacke

We Were Doomed From the Start: Reevaluating ‘Animorphs’ Today

We can’t tell you who we are. Or where we live. It’s too risky, and we’ve got to be careful. Really careful. So we don’t trust anyone. Because if they find us… well, […] The post We Were Doomed From the Start: Reevaluating

Memphis won't have All-America RB Henderson for bowl game

Memphis won't have All-America running back Darrell Henderson for Birmingham Bowl matchup with Wake Forest

Jamieson takes 1-shot lead into last round in South Africa

Jamieson takes 1-shot lead into last round in South Africa

All Donald Trump wanted was to be president, and just look how it turned out!

He just wanted to be president, and now look at him; Trump is going to be a defendant

It’s open season in the west for energy companies

The Interior Department moves ahead with plans to lease tracts in five state for a little as $2 an acre

The EPA airbrushed away 6 million cars to make your gas mileage worse

The idea that making cars cheaper will lead to fewer cars on the road is “inconsistent with basic economic theory”

Education Department forced to cancel $150 million in student debt from for-profit college scams

These will be long overdue happy holidays for around 15,000 students scammed by for-profit colleges that have since closed: a court battle has forced the Department of Education to cancel $150 million in student loan debt. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos ha

Trump campaign guy finally loses Veterans Affairs post after being unable to find anything to do

If you don't remember the name Peter O'Rourke, don't feel too bad about it. He went from a Trump campaign press guy to a posh spot in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and by «posh spot» we mean he jumped from scandal to scandal as Team Trump di

Maharashtra Metro Rail Corp terminates contract with ILFS for Nagpur project

The company said the contract was terminated due to «alleged slow progress».

Sabres suspend Berglund for failing to report to team

Sabres suspend forward Patrick Berglund indefinitely for failing to report to team

Indians send 1B Alonso to White Sox for outfielder Alex Call

Indians' offseason makeover keeps going with trade of 1st baseman Yonder Alonso to White Sox

Detroit-area storytelling series seeks entries about freedom

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - Organizers of a Detroit-area storytelling series during February's Black History Month are seeking submissions focused on the theme of freedom. The series, Hikayat: Freedom Stories , is accepting 150-word story summaries through Friday

What would the end of OPEC mean?

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries - the oil market institution that has exerted an unyielding power over the price of crude for nearly 60 years - is now in deep crisis. Read Full Article at RT.com

Workers protest outside Minnesota Amazon warehouse

Yesterday afternoon, Somali-American workers marched outside of Amazon’s Shakopee, Minnesota fulfillment center, chanting “hear our voice.” Estimates of the exact number of marches vary from source to source, but The Minneapolis Star Tribune puts it at

Cashless businesses shut out poor people. A proposed New York City law would ban that

Nearly 7 percent of households don’t have a bank account, and 19 percent more are “underbanked.” These are not people who can walk into a cashless business and whip out a credit card or do Apple Pay. That makes the rise of cashless businesses a problem

Mercedes using psychologists to ensure further F1 success

With the German car manufacturer having secured a fifth consecutive F1 title double, the biggest challenge the team faces is in trying to seek further gains to fight off the ever-closing opposition. Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff insists that keeping mot

British zoo fire prompts evacuation of visitors

LONDON (AP) - A fire broke out Saturday in an enclosure at one of Britain's largest zoos, forcing keepers to evacuate visitors and move animals away from the flames. One person suffered from smoke inhalation and all of the animals were accounted for, authorit

MSU museum exhibit to tell story of Nassar abuse survivors

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Hundreds of women who say they were sexually assaulted by now-imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar will be featured in a new exhibit at Michigan State University. WKAR-AM reports the exhibition will feature teal bows that w

Jesus double leads Man City past Everton 3-1

Manchester City showed there was no lasting damage from last week's surprise defeat at Chelsea as the Premier League defending champions beat Everton 3-1

10 Awesome Comics With Trans Characters by Trans Creators

There have long been LGBT people involved in the comics medium. In Western (and more specifically American) Comics, we’ve seen comics for and by queer people going back decades as part of the […] The post 10 Awesome Comics With Trans Characters b

Voting Rights Roundup: Wisconsin's Scott Walker signs law grabbing power from Democratic successor

Leading Off ● Wisconsin: On Friday, outgoing Republican Gov. Scott Walker signed into law a power grab that strips powers from the Democrat who beat him last month, Gov.-elect Tony Evers. Using their gerrymandered majorities in a lame-duck session, Wiscons

Kilde wins downhill marred by nasty crash involving Gisin

Norway's Aleksander Aamodt Kilde won by a large margin in a World Cup downhill that was marred by a nasty crash involving Swiss skier Marc Gisin

Celebrities who died in 2018: Stephen Hawking, Stan Lee, other geek greats - CNET

Remembering the many big names in pop culture, science and politics who left us this year.

The 29 best AR apps for iOS that you need try - CNET

Here are our favorite augmented reality apps for Apple devices.

Bumblebee director on replacing Michael Bay: 'I couldn't go bigger' - CNET

Travis Knight reveals how Bay and Steven Spielberg inspired the Transformers spin-off.
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