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CNBC World NewsJan 18, 2018
Trump and GOP attack CNN, New York Times and Washington Post in 'fake news awards'
The New York Times, CNN and others were named "winners" of President Donald Trump's "Fake News Awards."

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Trump says terminating NAFTA would yield the 'best deal' in renegotiations (CNBC World News)

CNBC World NewsJan 18, 2018
Tillerson says Russia is not implementing all North Korea sanctions, may be frustrating some steps
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accused Russia of not implementing all UN sanctions on North Korea.

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A Tricky Reunion on the Ice for North and South Korean Hockey (Int'l Herald Tribune)

BBC News Front Page | WorldJan 18, 2018
Sunken tanker Sanchi: Four oil slicks seen, says China
The Iranian ship was carrying 136,000 tons of crude when it sank in the East China Sea on 6 January.

BBC Front PageJan 18, 2018
North Korea crisis: South to continue talks with 'clear eyes'
This comes amid warnings Pyongyang might be playing for time to continue its nuclear arms activity.

BBC News Front Page | WorldJan 18, 2018
Turkey poised to attack Kurdish-help Syrian town
Turkey says it is readying an assault on a Kurdish-held town in Syria. Here's all you need to know.

BBC Front PageJan 18, 2018
Australian Open 2018: Garbine Muguruza beaten by Hsieh Su-Wei
Garbine Muguruza is beaten in straight sets by world number 88 Hsieh Su-Wei in the Australian Open second round.

Int'l Herald TribuneJan 18, 2018
Op-Ed Contributor: The Wrong Way to Treat Opioid Addiction
Buprenorphine and methadone are the most effective treatments for fighting opioid addiction. But most rehabilitation programs won''t use them.

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Op-Ed Columnist: Donald Trump Gets His Sanity Grades (Int'l Herald Tribune)

CNBC World NewsJan 18, 2018
iOS update will let users decide if they want Apple to slow down older iPhones or not, Tim Cook says
A new update for iPhones will show users their battery performance and give them more control.

Int'l Herald TribuneJan 18, 2018
Trump Hands Out ‘Fake News Awards,' Sans the Red Carpet
President Trump made good on his promise to honor the media''s 'most corrupt & biased,' delivering his awards in a blog post.

NYTimes GlobalJan 18, 2018
Hunting a C.I.A. Mole, Agents Gambled and Let a Suspect Return to China
Officials hoped it would help solve the mystery of the deaths of C.I.A. informants. Five years later, an arrest has been made but the mystery remains.

BBC News Front Page | WorldJan 18, 2018
Beauty queen's message to racist critics
The new Miss Belgium, crowned just four days ago, has already faced racist abuse on social media.

Int'l Herald TribuneJan 18, 2018
Disruptions: Is the Answer to Phone Addiction a Worse Phone?
A small group of people have turned their phone screens to shades of gray to make them less stimulating. That''s the opposite of what tech companies want.

BBC News Front Page | WorldJan 18, 2018
What now for UK-France security relations?
Before the annual UK-France summit, the BBC's security correspondent assesses co-operation on key areas in the run-up to Brexit.

Int'l Herald TribuneJan 18, 2018
Assistant to Goldman Sachs Executive Stole and Sold His Rare Wines, U.S. Says
Prize bottles of wine valued at more than $1.2 million were surreptitiously sold, prosecutors said.

Int'l Herald TribuneJan 17, 2018
White House Chief of Staff Calls Trump's Campaign Wall Promises ‘Not Fully Informed'
White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly told Hispanic members of Congress on Wednesday that President Trump''s campaign promises have 'evolved' on immigration.

Reuters World NewsJan 17, 2018
Oil from sunken Iranian tanker diffusing in East China Sea
BEIJING (Reuters) - Oil from an Iranian tanker that sank in the East China Sea has diffused into four separate slicks, covering a combined area of just over 100 square kms (39 square miles), Chinese authorities said late on Wednesday.

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Spies fear former CIA officer may not face justice for suspected role in exposure of sources in China  (Washington Post World News)

Washington Post World NewsJan 17, 2018
U.S. troops will stay in Syria indefinitely to counter ‘strategic' threat from Iran
But a looming crisis between Turkey and the Kurds could embroil the United States in a wider conflict that will be difficult to influence.

NewsweekJan 17, 2018
Trump's Fake News Awards: Newsweek Clinches 8th Place, But The President Misses Even More Critical and Longer Stories
The announcement of the winner of the president's Fake News Awards was released Wednesday evening.

NPR Headline NewsJan 17, 2018
Bannon And Trump White House Raising Questions About Executive Privilege, Lawyers Say
Steve Bannon's refusal to answer questions angered lawmakers this week. But there's a long history of White House officials frustrating congressional overseers by citing executive privilege.

Int'l Herald TribuneJan 17, 2018
Apple, Capitalizing on New Tax Law, Plans to Bring Billions in Cash Back to U.S.
Less than four weeks after President Trump signed a new tax bill, Apple plans to repatriate the vast majority of its $252 billion in cash held abroad.

Globe and MailJan 17, 2018
North and South Korea will join hands at 2018 Olympics, but Kim Jong-un will keep his iron grip
It would be wrong to applaud the recent thawing of relations between North and South Korea as some sort of meaningful breakthrough or, worse, cause for fawning

BBC News Front Page | WorldJan 17, 2018
Apple to pay $38bn on foreign cash pile
The payment is expected to be the largest of its type following US tax code changes.

NewsweekJan 17, 2018
Forget Trump's ‘Fake News Awards,' Former Obama Ethics Chief Announces President's Biggest Lie of 2017
Of President Donald Trump's roughly 2,000 lies he uttered in 2017, this was his biggest.

CNBC World NewsJan 17, 2018
Koreas to form unified ice hockey team, march together in Olympics
The two Koreas agreed to form a combined women's ice hockey team to take part in next month's Winter Olympics.

NewsweekJan 17, 2018
Trump's State Department is Desperate to Escape President, With 60 Percent Of Diplomats Having Already Left
'Trump has given ambassadors over the last year many reasons to resign,' a former official under Barack Obama said.

Reuters World NewsJan 17, 2018
Tillerson says U.S. has no intention to build border force in Syria
ABOARD U.S. GOVERNMENT AIRCRAFT (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday denied that the United States had any intention to build a Syria-Turkey border force, saying the issue, which has incensed Ankara, had been 'misportrayed.'

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Kelly: Trump campaign promises on border wall have 'evolved' (ABC News)

Washington Post World NewsJan 17, 2018
Archaeologists in Mexico claim world's longest flooded cave
Archaeologists and divers on Mexico''s Yucatan peninsula are reporting that they found a passage connecting two underwater caves, creating what they say is the world''s longest continuous flooded cave.

NewsweekJan 17, 2018
No, Mexico Won't Pay For The Border Wall, Trump Chief of Staff Says
Chief of staff John Kelly said Trump''s policy on the wall 'has evolved.'

NPR Topics: NewsJan 17, 2018
Aetna Agrees To Pay $17 Million In HIV Privacy Breach
Health insurer Aetna has reached a settlement with people whose privacy was compromised when their HIV status was visible through the clear address windows on envelopes sent to them.

Globe and MailJan 17, 2018
Trump denies U.S. embassy to be moved to Jerusalem within a year
In early December, the U.S. President recognized Jerusalem as Israel''s capital and set in motion the process of moving the embassy from Tel Aviv

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As Trump Enters Year Two In Office, Mueller Looking At Money Laundering (NPR Headline News)

ABC NewsJan 17, 2018
WATCH: Mexico discovers world's longest underwater cave in Mayan heartland
'It gives us enormous and wonderful perspective in understanding the leaders of ancient settlements, how [ancient Mayans] could develop,' archaeologist and director of Gran Acuifero Maya Project, Guillermo de Ana, said.

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Divers in Mexico have discovered the 'world's longest' cave (BBC Front Page)

Globe and MailJan 17, 2018
Republicans scramble for votes in Congress to avoid U.S. government shutdown
Congress has been struggling for months to reach an agreement to fund the government, which is currently operating on its third temporary funding extension since the 2018 fiscal year began

FT.com - EuropeJan 17, 2018
Apple pledges to invest $30bn and pay $38bn tax bill
iPhone maker to expand US operations and create 20,000 new jobs

Reuters World NewsJan 17, 2018
Tillerson: Evidence sanctions 'really starting to hurt' North Korea
PALO ALTO, Calif. (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday the United States is receiving evidence that international sanctions are 'really starting to hurt' North Korea, and praised China for putting pressure on Pyongyang.

NPR Headline NewsJan 17, 2018
House Republicans Introduce Bill To Keep Government Open For Another Month
House Republicans have introduced a stopgap spending bill to keep the government open for another month while lawmakers keep working on a longer term spending and immigration deal.

ABC NewsJan 17, 2018
Apple to pay $38 billion in taxes to move foreign money back to US
The company said it planned to create 20,000 new jobs as well.

Reuters World NewsJan 17, 2018
Farage backs off second Brexit referendum talk as EU says UK still welcome
STRASBOURG (Reuters) - Leading British anti-EU campaigner Nigel Farage rowed back on Wednesday from remarks favoring a second referendum on Brexit, a week after he unleashed a new round of debate and a chorus of invitations from European politicians for Britain to reconsider.

Globe and MailJan 17, 2018
Rex Tillerson addresses fears of war with North Korea
U.S. Secretary of State says North Korea is starting to realize the world won''t tolerate their nuclear program

BBC Front PageJan 17, 2018
Brexit: Brits take EU rights bid to Dutch court
They want a judge to press the EU's top court to clarify their citizenship rights after Brexit.

MSNBC Int'l NewsJan 17, 2018
Trump says Russia helping North Korea skirt sanctions
In an interview, Trump said Russia is helping North Korea violate sanctions and Pyongyang is getting 'closer every day' to a missile that could hit the U.S.

MSNBC Int'l NewsJan 17, 2018
Twitter to alert users who saw Russian propaganda during election
A representative for Twitter on Wednesday said the social media company will inform users who were exposed to Russian propaganda during the 2016 election in testimony before the Senate Commerce Committee.

CNBC World NewsJan 17, 2018
Trump accuses Russia of helping North Korea evade sanctions
President Donald Trump said Russia is helping North Korea get supplies in violation of international sanctions.

Reuters World NewsJan 17, 2018
Turkey says could act in Syria unless Washington withdraws support for Kurdish force
HATAY, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey said on Wednesday it would not hesitate to take action in Syria's Afrin district and other areas unless the United States withdrew support for a Kurdish-led force there, as the Pentagon downplayed its plans to train the Syrian fighters.

CNN WorldJan 17, 2018
North, South Korea will march together under one flag
North and South Korean athletes will march together at the Winter Olympics opening ceremony under a unified flag representing the entire peninsula, South Korea announced Wednesday.

Reuters World NewsJan 17, 2018
Turkey says it could act in Syria unless Washington withdraws support for Kurdish force
HATAY, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey said on Wednesday it would not hesitate to take action in Syria's Afrin district and other regions across the border unless the United States withdraws support for a Kurdish-led force there.

NewsweekJan 17, 2018
All the Times Trump Has Been Called the Worst President Since Inauguration Day 2017: A List
Is Donald Trump the worst president in the history of the nation?

MSNBC Int'l NewsJan 17, 2018
Still-at-war Koreas will form joint team, march together at Winter Olympics
North and South Korea agreed during rare talks on Wednesday to form a combined women's ice hockey team to take part in next month's PyeongChang Winter Olympics.

Globe and MailJan 17, 2018
Canadian coach of South Korean hockey team has ‘mixed feelings' about unified roster
Sarah Murray, a dual Canadian-American citizen and the daughter of former NHL coach Andy Murray, is concerned about the timing of the decision to ice a unified team

Globe and MailJan 17, 2018
Twitter may notify users exposed to Russian propaganda during 2016 election
Executives for Twitter, Facebook and YouTube appear before Senate committee

BBC News Front Page | WorldJan 17, 2018
Bitcoin dips below $10,000 for first time since December
The crypto-currency has nearly halved in value since its peak in December.

Washington Post World NewsJan 17, 2018
Romanian president talks with political parties over next PM
Romania''s president has begun talks with political parties to decide on a candidate for prime minister, after the ruling party forced the resignation of their prime minister less than seven months after he took office.

NPR Headline NewsJan 17, 2018
Pioneering HIV Researcher Mathilde Krim Remembered For Her Activism
Mathilde Krim, who died this week, was a vocal pioneer in HIV treatment and research at a time when discrimination against people with AIDS in the U.S. was rampant, even in medical care.

NPR Topics: NewsJan 17, 2018
U.K. Lawmakers Want To Battle Waste With A 'Latte Levy' On Disposable Cups
The British Parliament is considering a 34-cent tax on to-go cups to encourage diners to bring their own reusable containers. The goal is to replicate the success of Britain's tax on plastic bags.

NPR Headline NewsJan 17, 2018
Review Of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Paints A Picture Of A More Dangerous Nuclear World
The Trump administration appears close to finalizing a review of the nation's nuclear posture. It calls for the U.S. to develop new nuclear systems and capabilities at a time of heightened tensions between America and other world powers.

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North Korea Will 'Trigger' War If It Doesn't Give up on Nuclear Weapons, Tillerson Warns (Newsweek)

Washington Post World NewsJan 16, 2018
North Korean nuclear weapons crisis at a ‘tenuous stage,' Tillerson says
The U.S. secretary of state said that the United States would not stop joint military exercises with South Korea in exchange for North Korea freezing its nuclear weapons program, and he promised to keep squeezing Pyongyang economically and diplomatically.

NPR Topics: NewsJan 14, 2018
Mapping How The Opioid Epidemic Sparked An HIV Outbreak
Researchers knew the HIV outbreak in the small town of Austin, Ind., was related to IV drug use. Mapping how the virus mutated over time revealed its path — and how it might have been stopped.
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