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Carnival probes security personnel's response to brawl in South Pacific cruise

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Carnival Corp , the world's largest cruise operator, said on Monday it was investigating the response of its security personnel to a brawl that broke out on one of its South Pacific cruises that resulted in 23 passengers being removed.

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Russians Bought Bank Accounts From California Man, Mueller Says

A California man illegally provided hundreds of bank account numbers to a Russian social media operation, the special counsel revealed.

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Californian pleads guilty to ID fraud tied to Russian probe

A California man pleaded guilty to identity fraud in a second case unsealed Friday by special counsel Robert Mueller in his investigation into Russian interference in the US presidential election.

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California Today: California Today: Six Decades of Jasper Johns at the Broad

Friday: An eagerly awaited exhibitions opens in Los Angeles, frustration mounts over inaction on guns, and Lunar New Year celebrations get underway.

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Quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games on day seven

(Reuters) - Following are some memorable quotes from the Pyeongchang Olympics on Friday:

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Winter Games, Lunar New Year, ‘Black Panther’: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Op-Ed Contributor: Saving Winter Is More Than About Snow. It’s About Jobs.

Aggressive action on the climate is essential to save the sports celebrated at the Winter Games and the businesses that depend on them.

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Lens: A Times Photographer’s Journey Home to the Winter Olympics

Chang Lee, a staff photographer for The New York Times, recounts how he covers the drama, the spectacle and a unified Korean team at the Winter Olympics.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Medals Table, Results and Schedule

The Winter Games are underway in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Stay here for live updates, results and analysis.

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BRIEF-LiveRamp Acquires Pacific Data Partners

* LIVERAMP ACQUIRES PACIFIC DATA PARTNERS TO REVOLUTIONIZE B2B MARKETING WITH PEOPLE-BASED PRECISION

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Hedge fund Bridgewater makes $22 billion bet against European firms

LONDON/FRANKFURT/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bridgewater has shown its hand in Europe with a $22 billion bet against some of the continent's biggest companies, filings reviewed by Reuters show, part of a bigger shift by the world's largest hedge fund manager.

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BRIEF-Hilton Says In Asia Pacific, RevPAR Rose 7.6 Pct In Qtr Led By China Where RevPAR Grew 9 Pct Helped By Ramping Hotels

* HILTON WORLDWIDE SAYS IN THE ASIA PACIFIC REGION, REVPAR INCREASED 7.6% IN QUARTER, LED BY CHINA WHERE REVPAR GREW 9% HELPED BY RAMPING HOTELS - CONF CALL

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California Today: California Today: How One Congressman Is Responding to Bad Press

Wednesday: A news site created by Devin Nunes, businesses caught in a bind over undocumented immigrants, and a guide for Valentine’s Day.

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Swapping sand for snow, volleyball eyes Winter Games slot

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - A snow volleyball exhibition on Wednesday showcased a sport organizers hope will one day be included in the Winter Olympics.

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Online, a Diverse Winter Olympics. But on the Ground?

The early social media darlings have been a racially diverse group, which has contrasted with the overwhelmingly white population of athletes at the Games.

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Europe Edition: Winter Olympics, Valentine’s Day, Benjamin Netanyahu: Your Wednesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Results, Medals and Schedule

The Winter Games are underway in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Stay here for live updates, results and analysis.

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SkyBridge decision on deal to sell firm expected by end of February: CIO

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A decision on the sale of SkyBridge Capital LLC, owned by former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci, to a consortium that includes Chinese conglomerate HNA Group [HNAIRC.UL] should be made by the end of February, the firm's chief investment officer said on Tuesday.

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SkyBridge decision on deal to sell firm expected by end of February - CIO

NEW YORK, Feb 13 (Reuters) - A decision on the sale of SkyBridge Capital LLC, owned by former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci, to a consortium that includes Chinese conglomerate HNA Group should be made by the end of February, the firm's chief investment officer said on Tuesday.

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Boom and Gloom: An Economic Warning for California

Economists say a downturn is unlikely soon. But the state is known for highs and lows, and its longtime governor wants it to start preparing.

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Quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games on day four

(Reuters) - Following are some memorable quotes from the Pyeongchang Olympics on Tuesday:

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California Today: California Today: Would a Qualcomm Takeover Be Bad for San Diego?

Tuesday: How much big companies actually matter to a city, President Trump’s $4.4 trillion budget, and the key to getting good at math.

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A Hot, Dry Winter in California. Could It Be Drought Again?

A persistent ridge of air in the Pacific is keeping winter storms away, and the Sierra snowpack, source of much of the state's water, is suffering.

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Europe Edition: Winter Olympics, Aleksei Navalny, Jacob Zuma: Your Tuesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Medals, Results and Schedule

The Winter Games are underway in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Stay here for live updates, results and analysis.

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Quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games on day three

(Reuters) - Following are some memorable quotes from the Pyeongchang Olympics on Monday:

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California Today: California Today: Chloe Kim’s Olympic Journey Started at Mountain High, With Her Dad

Monday: One of the world’s best snowboarders (who happens to be from Torrance), questions about Nancy Pelosi’s leadership, and five years since the hunt for Christopher Dorner.

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Robots take to the slopes on sidelines of Winter Games

DUNNAE, South Korea (Reuters) - While Alpine skiers fought high winds at the Pyeongchang Games on Monday, there were no such problems for robots competing in their own "Olympics" ski challenge.

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White House, Winter Olympics, New York Fashion Week: Your Monday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Exclusive: IOC boss to visit North Korea after winter Games

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach plans to visit North Korea after the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, cementing ties with the reclusive state which used the event to restart political dialogue with South Korea.

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California launches probe after a former Aetna medical director said he never looked at patient records when deciding whether to approve or deny care

California's insurance commissioner has launched an investigation into Aetna after learning a former medical director for the insurer admitted under oath he never looked at patients' records when deciding whether to approve or deny care.

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Magnitude 5.5 earthquake near Peru's Pacific coast, no damage reported

(Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 hit south of Puquio, Peru, late on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, but no major damage or injuries were reported immediately.

Gardens and Gardening nytimes.com

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Let Your Winter Garden Go Wild

The butterflies, birds and bees will thank you.

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Justin Trudeau’s Motorcade Involved in Minor Crash in California

A police officer was injured, but Mr. Trudeau, the Canadian prime minister, was unhurt. The accident came after he gave a speech in Simi Valley, Calif.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Schedule and Live Results From Pyeongchang

The Winter Games are under way in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Stay here for live updates, results and analysis.

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If "diplomatic dance" were an event at the Winter Olympics, Kim Jong Un's little sister would be favored to win gold

If "diplomatic dance" were an event at the Winter Olympics, Kim Jong Un's little sister would be favored to win gold.

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Two dead as winter snowstorm sweeps across U.S. Midwest

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A winter storm swept across the northern U.S. Midwest on Friday, dumping up to nine inches (23 cm) of snow on Chicago, killing at least two people and snarling hundreds of flights as it rolled east to threaten New York state and New England.

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John Kelly, Winter Games, Flu: Your Friday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Trump taps U.S. Pacific Commander Harris as ambassador to Australia

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday named U.S. Pacific Commander Admiral Harry Harris, who is known for his hawkish views on China's military expansion, as his pick to serve as the American ambassador to Australia, the White House said in a statement.

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Winter Olympics sheds light on dog meat farms

CNN's Randi Kaye investigates dog meat farms in Seoul, South Korea; which have caused people to boycott the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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Trump to tap U.S. Pacific Commander Harris as ambassador to Australia: statement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday named U.S. Pacific Commander Admiral Harry Harris as his pick to serve as the American ambassador to Australia, the White House said in a statement.

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Simone Biles offers advice to Winter Olympians

Four-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles recently sat down with CNN and shared her best advice for the athletes heading to PyeongChang.

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Snow blankets Chicago as winter storm sweeps U.S. Midwest

MILWAUKEE/CHICAGO (Reuters) - A major winter storm swept across the U.S. Midwest on Friday, dumping nine inches (23 cm) of snow on Chicago and snarling hundreds of flights as it headed east to threaten New York and New England with heavy accumulations and dropping temperatures.

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UPDATE 2-Snow blankets Chicago as winter storm sweeps U.S. Midwest

MILWAUKEE/CHICAGO, Feb 9 (Reuters) - A major winter storm swept across the U.S. Midwest on Friday, dumping nine inches (23 cm) of snow on Chicago and snarling hundreds of flights as it headed east to threaten New York and New England with heavy accumulations and dropping temperatures.

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California Today: California Today: Earthquake Insurance Sales Spiked in 2017

Friday: Last year’s string of disasters prompted more people to get insured, the stock market plunges again, and the police find “burritos” filled with meth.

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Earthquake hits near Mexico's Pacific coast, no damage reported

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit Mexico's Pacific coast near the major port of Manzanillo on Friday, but no major damage or injures were immediately reported.

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Winter Olympics 2018 Opening Ceremony: Yuna Kim Lights the Torch

We’re live in Pyeongchang for the opening ceremony of the Winter Games. Stay here for updates, photographs and analysis.

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Rand Paul, Stock Market, Winter Olympics: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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The Winter Games 2018: North Korea, Russia and condoms

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South Korea Got the Winter Games. Then It Needed More Olympians.

With little history of success in most Winter Olympic sports, the host nation got help from overseas, adding 19 naturalized citizens to its squad.

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Last-ditch Winter Olympics appeal by Russian athletes rejected

An eleventh-hour attempt by dozens of Russian athletes to join the PyeongChang Winter Olympics has failed.

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Europe Edition: Winter Olympics, Wall Street, Syria: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Defection fears at the Winter Olympics

While most Olympic athletes will be mingling throughout the Games, North Korean athletes will be separate, under 24-hour watch, closely monitored wherever they go. A system of watching each other, as they do back home in the North, amid inevitable fears of defections from athletes of other members of the delegation. Paula Hancocks looks at how the North can ensure they return to North Korea with the delegation intact.

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Winter Games, Syria, Rob Porter: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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BRIEF-‍Pacific Biosciences Announces Outcome Of First Phase Of Patent Litigation Against Oxford Nanopore​

* ‍PACIFIC BIOSCIENCES ANNOUNCES OUTCOME OF FIRST PHASE OF PATENT LITIGATION AGAINST OXFORD NANOPORE​

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Winter Olympics’ Security on Alert, but Hackers Have a Head Start

Some computer systems connected to the 2018 Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, have already been compromised, experts said. The big question is what happens next.

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Asia and Australia Edition: Winter Olympics, Volatility, Taiwan: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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BRIEF-SandRidge Energy Announces Departure Of CEO And CFO, Appoints Sylvia Barnes As An Independent Member Of The Board

* SANDRIDGE ENERGY, INC. ANNOUNCES THE DEPARTURE OF CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AND APPOINTS SYLVIA K. BARNES AS AN INDEPENDENT MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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BRIEF-SandRidge Energy Issues Letter To Shareholders

* SANDRIDGE ENERGY INC - BOARD APPROVED BUDGET FOR 2018, WHICH INCLUDES $180-$190 MILLION IN TOTAL CAPITAL EXPENDITURES

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Winter Olympics will be chock-full of firsts

One of the coolest parts of the Olympics is watching history being made. Whether it's a new country making their Olympic debut or groundbreaking athletes adding new faces and experiences to the Olympic story, it's enough to get you feeling a little warm and fuzzy about humankind.

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NBC says its Olympics U.S. ad sales set record for winter games

(Reuters) - U.S. national advertising sales for the Olympics in Pyeongchang have surpassed $900 million, a record for the Winter Games, U.S. broadcaster NBC Sports Group said in a statement on Thursday.

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Through Forests and Farmlands, Peruvian Sheep Herders of the Pacific Northwest

Sofia Jaramillo looks at the lives of Peruvian sheep herders who, isolated from their families, work in Washington State.

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On the Border: How Crossing the Bridge to Matamoros Got Complicated

Not so many years ago, it was easy to go to Matamoros. But violence there means that visitors now stay in Brownsville, home to the Charro Days festival and restaurants with roots in Mexico.

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Trump offshore oil drilling plan draws protest in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Environmental activists in California on Thursday plan to protest a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States.

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Everything you need to know about the Winter Olympics

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California Today: California Today: Is ‘The Shape of Water’ the Movie to Beat?

Thursday: A look at the Oscars race, the L.A. Times sale is official, and Elon Musk freaks out Californians once again.

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How to sound like an expert in obscure Winter Olympics sports

Curling? Luge? Biathlon? We don't blame you if you don't know much about these sports. But the Winter Olympics are here. And to be the Winter Olympics expert in the break room at work, you've got to do your homework. Here's everything you need to know about some of the Winter Olympics' lesser-known sports.

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Russia Is Insulted at Winter Games. Canada Says Sorry (Even if It Didn’t Need To).

The apology was issued after claims of verbal abuse about Russian doping, despite no certainty that a Canadian had been involved.

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Nancy Pelosi, Rob Porter, Winter Olympics: Your Thursday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Pyeongchang among coldest cities to host Winter Olympics: study

(Reuters) - South Korea's Winter Olympics is likely to be the coldest since Norway hosted the 1994 Games, with Pyeongchang's daily mean low temperature for February the same as Lillehammer's at minus 11 degrees Celsius (12 Fahrenheit), according to an unofficial study.

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On Olympics: A Surprise (?) at the Winter Olympics: It’s Really Cold

Recent Games were balmy. But not Pyeongchang, South Korea, where officials are providing hand and seat warmers for the opening ceremony Friday.

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Europe Edition: Angela Merkel, Winter Olympics, Corsica: Your Thursday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Tech We’re Using: Keeping Gear (and Herself) Warm at the Winter Olympics

Covering the Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, requires some preparations when it comes to making sure your tech (and your feet) work as intended.

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California says will block crude oil from Trump offshore drilling plan

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - California will block the transportation through its state of petroleum from new offshore oil rigs, officials told Reuters on Wednesday, a move meant to hobble the Trump administration’s effort to vastly expand drilling in U.S. federal waters.

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California says it will ban crude from Trump offshore drilling plan

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - California will block the transport of petroleum from new offshore oil rigs through its state, officials told Reuters, a move meant to hobble the Trump administration’s effort to vastly expand drilling in U.S. federal waters.

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How to Watch the Winter Olympics, on TV and Mobile Devices

What if you’re away from your TV and need your live biathlon fix? And what if you’ve cancelled your cable package? Luckily, your options are plentiful.

California Today nytimes.com

California Today: California Today: How a Market Tumble Affects California

Monday: How Wall Street’s plunge affects California, a billionaire doctor plans to buy The Los Angeles Times and video of Peggy Fleming’s ice skating gold.

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Winter Olympics, SpaceX, Steve Wynn: Your Wednesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Kim Jong Un is sending his sister to South Korea for the Winter Games, the first time any member of the Kim dynasty has visited the country

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North Korean leader's sister to visit South Korea for winter Olympics

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's 28-year-old sister will make her debut on the world stage when she visits South Korea to attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics on Friday, Seoul's Unification Ministry said.

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Esports get a cool reception at winter Games

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Esports have descended on the Olympics, bringing professional gamers to South Korea's first winter Games, but some athletes warming up for real action on nearby slopes are not impressed.

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California Today: California Today: Traffic Is Terrible, but Californians Keep Buying Cars

Tuesday: Car ownership jumps, President Trump lashes out at Rep. Adam Schiff and how climate change is affecting family planning.

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Deadly winter storm delays travel in U.S. Midwest, Northeast

(Reuters) - A winter storm will dump snow and freezing rain on the U.S. Midwest and the Northeast beginning on Tuesday after it caused several deaths as it snarled highways and spurred the cancellation of hundreds of flights at Chicago's main airport.

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Nissan to launch new all-electric Leaf in Asia-Pacific markets

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co said on Tuesday it will launch the new version of its all-electric vehicle Leaf in seven markets in Asia-Pacific, and explore bringing it to two more, in its latest push to boost sales of electrified vehicles.

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Engineering Marvel of the Winter Olympics: a Broom

Over beers and three-dimensional models, Canadian entrepreneurs built the SmartBroom to better train curlers. It may give athletes the edge they need.

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China's winter resorts face tougher terrain despite Olympics excitement

MENTOUGOU, China (Reuters) - At its peak a decade ago, the Muchengjian mine churned out mountains of coal on the western outskirts of Beijing.

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INSIGHT-China's winter resorts face tougher terrain despite Olympics excitement

* But ski operators in Beijing caution that business is slowing

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Winter storm sparks deadly car crashes in U.S. Midwest

(Reuters) - A winter storm plowing through the U.S. Midwest caused several deaths in Iowa and Missouri from car crashes as the weather snarled highways and canceled hundreds of flights at Chicago's busy airport, according to authorities and local media.

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Lindsey Vonn ready for 'full charge' at Winter Olympics

Lindsey Vonn says she's going to South Korea in "full charge" mode after scoring back-to-back wins in the final World Cup downhill races ahead of the Winter Olympics.

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California Today: California Today: The Beverly Hills Affordable Housing Loophole

Monday: Affordable housing in Beverly Hills, a dearth of female candidates, power lines blamed for fires, Natalie Wood, and finally, Yosemite traffic jams.

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Olympics: Athletes and fans shiver at Winter Games

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Sub-zero temperatures could be a real issue for visitors in Pyeongchang for this month's Winter Olympics, but while Games fans shivered, athletes on Monday welcomed the cold.

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IOC refuses Russian athletes' request to join Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has refused a request for 15 Russian athletes and coaches to attend the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics.

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South Korea bans 36,000 foreigners from entering for Winter Olympics: Yonhap

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea has banned 36,000 foreigners from entering the country ahead of the Winter Olympics, citing security concerns, Yonhap News Agency said on Monday.

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What It May Take to Strike a Segregationist’s Name From a Georgia Bridge: Hundreds of Girl Scouts

After years of failed efforts to replace the name of Gov. Eugene Talmadge on a bridge in Savannah, Ga., the Girl Scouts have a plan to honor their founder.

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North Korea's ceremonial leader to visit South Korea for Winter Olympics on February 9-11: Seoul

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's ceremonial leader Kim Yong Nam will visit South Korea this week as the head of the country's high-level delegation for the Winter Olympics, Seoul's Unification Ministry said on Sunday.

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Listed as missing, California woman found on 'The Bachelor'

If you watch "The Bachelor," you know Rebekah Martinez. She's the free spirit with the pixie cut who established great chemistry with the former race car driver looking for true love.

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Count marks sharp drop in monarch butterflies wintering in California

(Reuters) - The number of monarchs wintering in California has dropped to a five-year low, despite more volunteers counting more sites in search of the orange-and-black insect that is arguably the most admired of North American butterflies, a report said on Friday.

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Washington Is Abuzz Over the Nunes Memo. His California District, Not So Much.

Constituents of Devin Nunes, the congressman at the center of the release of the classified memo, greeted the political firestorm with a collective shrug.

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54,000 bridges in the US in need of repair, study finds

There are more than 54,000 bridges in the United States that need to be repaired or replaced, a new study says.

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'A Fantastic Woman' bridges cultural divide

Chile's Oscar nominee for best foreign-language film, "A Fantastic Woman" is one of those movies that derives power from its simplicity, conveying the discrimination against its transgender heroine in a way culls from a long history of such portrayals and yet somehow manages to feel fresh and relevant.

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California Today: California Today: Hot Winter Means Snowpack Is Far Below Normal

Friday: Low snowpack, a school shooting, and advice from a survivor of a classmate’s deadly violence.

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10 amazing Asia-Pacific private island retreats

Colorful marine life, clear water, tropical birds, towering palm trees.

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California brewery must face lawsuit by son of jazz great Thelonious Monk

(Reuters) - A federal judge rejected a northern California brewery's bid to dismiss a lawsuit by the son of late jazz great Thelonious Monk, who claimed it exploited his father's name and image without permission to sell beer-themed merchandise.

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California Today: California Today: Readers Respond to Our Los Angeles Coverage

Tuesday: Readers respond to our Los Angeles piece, marijuana convictions are cleared, and what the president missed on MS-13.

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China's steel city mulls extending winter cuts; Hebei denies

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Hebei province denied news reports on Thursday that it will extend steel production curbs imposed for the winter season, as sources told Reuters that authorities in the region's top steelmaking city Tangshan was considering such a move.

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Groningen output of 19.5-21 bcm would guarantee supply this winter -grid

AMSTERDAM, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Gasunie, operator of the Dutch gas grid, on Thursday advised the government that production at the Groningen onshore natural gas field could be limited to 19.5-21 billion cubic metres (bcm) this winter while still guaranteeing supply, lower than the 21.6 bcm currently approved.

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Europe Edition: F.B.I., Britain, Winter Olympics: Your Thursday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Flu and athletes arriving in South Korea ahead of Winter Olympics

As athletes and tourists arrive in South Korea ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, health officials on the Korean Peninsula are battling two strains of influenza.

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Doping: WADA recommends Winter Olympics not use latest sample bottles

(Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has recommended the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang use an older version of doping sample bottles after concerns were raised about the latest model, the agency said on Wednesday.

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Waymo's self-driving tests in California have fewest human interventions

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Waymo, the self-driving arm of Alphabet Inc , is out ahead of rivals based on a key measure of autonomous driving performance, according to a report released on Wednesday by the California Department of Motor Vehicles.

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California insurance dept estimates nearly $12 billion in wildfires claims

(Reuters) - Insurers have received nearly 45,000 insurance claims of about $11.79 billion in losses from the wildfires that occurred in California in October and December, the California Department of Insurance said on Wednesday.

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California Today: California Today: The Los Angeles Times Has (Another) New Editor

Wednesday: Jim Kirk strikes a conciliatory tone, the president talks immigration in the State of the Union, and bears’ burn wounds are mended with fish wraps.

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Coffee may come with a cancer warning in California

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California keeps a list of chemicals that could cause cancer. One is found in coffee.

California coffee shops may soon be forced to warn customers about a possible cancer risk linked to their morning jolt of java.

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Meet Nigeria's first ever Winter Olympians

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Crumbling bridges? Fret not America, it's not that bad

WASHINGTON(Reuters) - In his State of the Union address on Tuesday, President Donald Trump called out the nation's crumbling infrastructure and called for more spending on bridges and roads.

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California Today: California Today: Los Angeles’s Police Chief Says ‘It’s the Right Time’ to Retire

Tuesday: Chief Charlie Beck calls it quits, a potential overhaul at the University of California, and a Padre makes the Hall of Fame.

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California start-up Nuro unveils autonomous delivery van, raises $92 million

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Silicon Valley start-up Nuro said on Tuesday it raised $92 million to launch a self-driving delivery vehicle, joining automakers, shippers and a host of little-known companies developing autonomous vehicles for local commerce.

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Fallout from 'house of horrors' stains California town

Before the sensational "house or horrors" news exploded here and around the world with the discovery of the Turpin family -- 13 siblings allegedly held captive by their own parents in a Perris house -- whatever national publicity this city of 76,000 received was focused on the sky, like its ever-present flock of skydivers.

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BRIEF-Aditya Birla Fashion And Retail Approves Entering Into Agreement With Ralph Lauren Asia Pacific

* SAYS APPROVED ENTERING INTO STORE LICENSE AND DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT WITH RALPH LAUREN ASIA PACIFIC Source text - http://bit.ly/2rMnUq4 Further company coverage:

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Dennis Peron, father of medical marijuana in California, dies at 72

(Reuters) - Dennis Peron, the cannabis activist who fired up the movement to legalize medical marijuana in California, died on Saturday in a San Francisco hospital. He was 72.

Movies nytimes.com

Can Woody Allen Work in Hollywood Again?

The filmmaker is writing a new script, but stars are distancing themselves from him and his distributor, Amazon, is discussing ending their relationship.

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California looks to ramp up electric vehicle sales

(Reuters) - California said on Friday it would ramp up efforts to boost electric vehicles even as it holds talks with the Trump administration over the fate of fuel efficiency standards through 2025.

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Fiction: A Novel of the Horndog in Winter

Hanif Kureishi’s narrator in “The Nothing” may be old and infirm, but he can still experience lust and jealousy. And how.

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California Today: California Today: In Final State of the State, Brown Touts Fast Train

Monday: Gov. Jerry Brown urges high-speed rail, new ways to get high on pot, a prison-break mystery, a mountain is named for a fallen Marine, and the best tacos.

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BRIEF-Strongbridge Biopharma Announces Pricing Of Public Offering

* STRONGBRIDGE BIOPHARMA PLC ANNOUNCES PRICING OF PUBLIC OFFERING OF ORDINARY SHARES

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California Gov. Brown jabs at Trump in final state of state address

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown on Thursday delivered his 16th and final State of the State address, jabbing at U.S. President Donald Trump while noting his own success rebuilding the budget, boosting education and fighting climate change.

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U.S. Pacific Northwest under-prepared for tsunamis, experts say

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - The U.S. region most vulnerable to tsunamis - the massive waves of water unleashed by undersea earthquakes - is dangerously under-prepared, experts and officials in Oregon and Washington state said after a magnitude 7.9 earthquake this week.

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BRIEF-Lightbridge Corp, Framatome Launch Joint Venture

* LIGHTBRIDGE CORP - CO, ‍ FRAMATOME FINALIZED AND LAUNCHED ENFISSION, A 50-50 JOINT VENTURE COMPANY​

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Trading Technologies-Coinbase deal to bridge bitcoin and futures

NEW YORK, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Trading software provider Trading Technologies International Inc said on Thursday it has teamed up with crypto-currency exchange operator Coinbase to give institutional traders direct market access to both bitcoin and bitcoin futures beginning in March.

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UPDATE 4-Union Pacific shares slide on weaker operating results

Jan 25 (Reuters) - Shares in No. 1 U.S. railroad Union Pacific Corp slid about 5 percent on Thursday as the company reported worsening operating and efficiency measures but said a strengthening economy should fuel stronger freight volumes in 2018.

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California Today: California Today: Two Immigration Ads, One Dark, the Other Sunny

Dueling immigration ads, Gov. Jerry Brown on life after politics, tsunamis and earthquakes, a milestone in home prices, and a visit from a poet.

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UPDATE 3-Union Pacific expects a strong economy to fuel freight volumes

Jan 25 (Reuters) - Union Pacific Corp, the No. 1 U.S. railroad by revenue, reported a rise in quarterly net profit on Thursday, boosted by slightly higher freight volumes and changes to U.S. tax law, but saw a worsening key measure of efficiency and profitability.

Brown, Edmund G Jr nytimes.com

For Jerry Brown, the Face of California’s Old Order, the Ranch Is Calling

Gov. Jerry Brown, 79, says his time in public life is almost over: “I think it’s getting close to the end.”

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Judge bars parents in California abuse case from contacting 13 children

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Reuters) - A judge on Wednesday barred a Southern California husband and wife from contacting the 13 children they are charged with beating, shackling and starving in their suburban home, a ruling the couple's attorney did not oppose.

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California to sue Trump administration for repeal of fracking rules

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California's attorney general on Wednesday said the state plans to sue the Trump administration over its repeal of Obama-era rules meant to address public safety concerns in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, on federal lands.

California Today nytimes.com

California Today: California Today: Thousands of Volunteers Count the Homeless in Los Angeles

Wednesday: Counting the homeless in L.A., a novelist’s take on Montecito, California’s Olympians, and your thoughts on surfing as the state sport.

New York City nytimes.com

New York Today: New York Today: An Unusually Warm Winter Festival

Wednesday: Making snow for Winter Jam, Lao cuisine classes, and cheap Off Broadway tickets.

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SandRidge rebuffs Icahn, boosting ruckus over shale firm's fate

(Reuters) - U.S. shale oil producer SandRidge Energy Inc rejected demands from activist investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday to replace two of its board members and amend its bylaws, saying any changes should be approved by a majority of shareholders.

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BRIEF-Central Pacific Financial Appoints Christopher Lutes To Board Of Directors

* CENTRAL PACIFIC FINANCIAL CORP. APPOINTS CHRISTOPHER T. LUTES TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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SandRidge Energy rejects Icahn's proposal to replace directors

(Reuters) - SandRidge Energy Inc said on Tuesday it was not in the shale oil producer's best interest to accept activist investor Carl Icahn's proposal to replace two of its five directors.

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BRIEF-Sandridge Energy Rejects Icahn's Proposal To Replace Two Of Five Directors

* SANDRIDGE ENERGY INC - ISSUED A LETTER TO SHAREHOLDERS FOLLOWING ITS MEETINGS WITH LARGE SHAREHOLDERS LAST WEEK

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Alpine Skiing: South Africa aims to become winter wonderland for skiers

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa may be more associated with sun than snow, but the country has made strides in recent years as a popular destination for professional skiers to compete in the European summer.

California Today nytimes.com

California Today: California Today: A Final State of the State From Jerry Brown

Tuesday: A swan song from the governor, a tsunami watch for the coast, a billionaire’s push to impeach the president, Minnie Mouse, and two Hollywood signs.

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Earthquake in Gulf of Alaska sparks brief California tsunami fears

ANCHORAGE (Reuters) - Alaska and parts of western Canada braced for a possible tsunami on Tuesday after a magnitude-7.9 earthquake struck the Gulf of Alaska, sparking evacuations in coastal Alaska and a tsunami warning for California that was later lifted.

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Russian short track skater Ahn to miss Winter Olympics

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian short track speed skater Viktor Ahn, biathlete Anton Shipulin and cross-country skier Sergei Ustyugov are not on the list of athletes eligible for next month's Pyeongchang Winter Games, a Russian Olympic Committee official said on Tuesday.

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METALS-Shanghai copper edges up amid persistent dollar weakness

(Recasts to lead with ShFE copper, updates prices) BEIJING, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Shanghai copper prices gained ground on Tuesday amid a persistent weak dollar, even as official data showed China churned out a record volume of refined copper in December, suggesting the world's biggest copper consumer is well supplied. A weak dollar makes metals cheaper for holders of other currencies and supports prices, and the greenback's dive as a result of the U.S. government shutdown had seen copper c

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METALS-Copper holds ground amid persistent dollar weakness

(Adds analyst comment, scrap data, updates prices) BEIJING, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Copper prices were flat on Tuesday amid a persistent weak dollar, even as official data showed top producer China churned out a record volume of refined copper in December, suggesting the world's biggest copper consumer is well supplied. A weak dollar makes metals cheaper for holders of other currencies and supports prices, and the greenback's dive as a result of the U.S. government shutdown had seen copper c

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METALS-Copper extends gains amid persistent dollar weakness

BEIJING, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Copper prices continued to climb on Tuesday amid a persistent weak dollar, even as official data showed top producer China churned out a record volume of refined copper in December. FUNDAMENTALS * LME COPPER: Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange rose 0.3 percent to $7,090 a tonne by 0153 GMT, extending its 0.4 percent gain in the previous session and on course for its highest close in a week. * SHFE COPPER: The most-traded March copper

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Skydiver dies after crashing into roof of California home

(Reuters) - A skydiver died after slamming into the roof of a home in southern California on Monday, authorities said, without releasing details as to what may have caused his fatal fall.

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BRIEF-Southern California Gas Files For Mixed Shelf

* SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA GAS CO FILES FOR MIXED SHELF OF UP TO $1.85 BILLION - SEC FILING Source text: (http://bit.ly/2Bk9DQH) Further company coverage:

Landslides and Mudslides nytimes.com

Watching a Ridge Slide in Slow Motion, a Town Braces for Disaster

Every day a mountainside looming over Interstate 82 and the Yakima River slips another few inches. Experts believe it will collapse, but they don’t know when.

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Major highway reopened as California mudslides toll climbs to 21

(Reuters) - California's iconic Highway 101 in Santa Barbara reopened on Sunday nearly two weeks after it was covered with 12 feet (3.7 meters) of debris from mudslides, and a day after the discovery of a missing woman's body pushed the death toll to 21.

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Beat winter blues with these light therapy lamps

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Mexican hotel keeping Hotel California name after Eagles settlement

(Reuters) - A hotel in Mexico named Hotel California plans to continue using the name in that country after settling a lawsuit brought by the Eagles over rights related to the country-rock band's classic 1976 song.

California Today nytimes.com

California Today: California Today: 100 Million Dead Trees Prompt Fears of Giant Wildfires

Friday: A new wildfire threat, the L.A. Times’s chief executive is accused of inappropriate behavior, the millionaire-exodus scenario and surfing as the official state sport.

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France says no for now to Johnson's idea of giant Channel bridge

LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) - France on Friday politely rejected Boris Johnson's idea of building a giant bridge across the English Channel after Brexit, saying that, while far-fetched ideas were worth considering, there were plenty of major European projects to finish first.

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A Problem for Republicans Fighting to Keep California House Seats: Trump

California, with its vulnerable Republicans in Congress, is ground zero for the Democratic plan to take back the House. President Trump may be making those efforts easier.

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Let's build a bridge to Europe after we Brexit, Britain's Boris Johnson suggests

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's most prominent campaigner for leaving the European Union, Boris Johnson, has suggested building a giant bridge across the English Channel to France after Brexit, The Daily Telegraph reported.

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Starving California children taunted with pie, beaten by parents - prosecutor

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Reuters) - The 13 children imprisoned for years by their parents in their squalid California home were beaten, shackled, starved and even taunted with food that they were forbidden to eat, a prosecutor said on Thursday.

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Congress, California, Amazon: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Art nytimes.com

Critic’s Notebook: The Winter Antiques Show Embraces the Evolving Definition of Antique

A George Bellows painting, a sexy silver “Cobra Clock” and a museum-quality quilt from 1869 are among the highlights of this year’s fair.

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BRIEF-Canadian Pacific Railway Reports Q4 Earnings Per Share of C$6.77

* CP REPORTS RECORD FOURTH-QUARTER AND RECORD FULL-YEAR RESULTS ON THE STRENGTH OF ITS OPERATING MODEL AND DISCIPLINED APPROACH IN THE MARKETPLACE

Child Abuse and Neglect nytimes.com

California Parents of 13 Children Charged With Torture and Abuse

David A. Turpin and Louise A. Turpin, whose children were found in squalid conditions, some shackled, could face up to 94 years to life in prison.

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California parents starved 13 children, taunted them with pie: prosecutor

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Reuters) - The California parents accused of imprisoning their 13 children in the family's squalid home beat, starved and chained them to their beds for years, taunting them with apple pie, according to a prosecutor on Thursday who called it a case of "human depravity."

Child Abuse and Neglect nytimes.com

California Parents of 13 Charged With Torture and Abuse

David A. Turpin, 56, and his wife, Louise A. Turpin, 49, could face up to 94 years to life in prison.

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Prosecutors accuse parents of torturing California siblings

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The California couple accused of keeping their 13 children captive in the family's squalid home were charged on Thursday with torture, child abuse and false imprisonment, as prosecutors said the victims were beaten, starved and chained.

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IOC tests over 14,000 athletes ahead of Winter Olympics

(Reuters) - Over 14,000 doping tests have been conducted ahead of next month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in an effort to protect clean athletes and safeguard the Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Thursday.

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The Eagles settle lawsuit against Hotel California

(Reuters) - There can evidently be only one Hotel California.

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Russia chooses neutral gray for Winter Olympians' outfits

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian competitors at next month's Winter Olympics will be kitted out in predominantly gray uniforms with no national markings, in keeping with their status as neutral athletes after the national team was barred over doping allegations.

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Parents of captive California siblings to appear in court

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The California couple accused of keeping their 13 children captive and malnourished in the family's squalid suburban home will appear in court on Thursday to face charges of torture and child endangerment charges.

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BRIEF-Gendis Announces Insider Bid And Abridgement Of Deposit Period

* GENDIS ANNOUNCES INSIDER BID AND ABRIDGEMENT OF DEPOSIT PERIOD

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California abuse case sparks calls for home-schooling oversight

(Reuters) - Lawmakers and advocacy groups are calling for more oversight of home-schooling after a California couple using this method of education was charged with torturing their 13 children.

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China is a disruptive force, U.S. Pacific military chief says

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. military's Pacific command called China a disruptive power in the Indo-Pacific region on Thursday and urged countries in the area to build capabilities and work together to ensure free and open seas.

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California Today: California Today: Can a New Leader Deliver High-Speed Rail?

Thursday: A change at the top of the High-Speed Rail Authority, Apple’s huge tax payment, lucky escapes in Montecito, Silicon Valley’s foreign workers and finally tech bus attacks.

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BRIEF-Strongbridge Biopharma Receives Notice Of Allowance From U.S. Patent And Trademark Office For New Patent Covering RECORLEV

* STRONGBRIDGE BIOPHARMA RECEIVES NOTICE OF ALLOWANCE FROM U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE FOR NEW PATENT COVERING RECORLEV™ (LEVOKETOCONAZOLE) FOR THE TREATMENT OF CUSHING’S SYNDROME

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Parents of captive siblings to make court appearance in California

PERRIS, Calif. (Reuters) - A Southern California couple accused of keeping their 13 children captive and malnourished in the family's squalid suburban home were scheduled to make a first court appearance on Thursday.

Olympic Games (2018) nytimes.com

How to Plan a Last-Minute Trip to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

It’s not too late to plan a trip to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. Here’s how to score a cheap flight, find a place to stay, and catch the games.

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Europe Edition: Angela Merkel, Brexit, Winter Olympics: Your Thursday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Golf: Rahm returns to California a year older and much wiser

(Reuters) - Jon Rahm and Phil Mickelson head into this week's CareerBuilder Challenge with their careers heading in opposite directions.

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BRIEF-Delta says 600 Mainline, Delta Connection Regional Flights Cancelled Today due to Winter Storm

* DELTA- DUE TO WINTER STORM AFFECTING AIRPORTS ALONG GULF COAST AND SOUTHEAST, 600 MAINLINE, DELTA CONNECTION REGIONAL FLIGHTS CANCELLED SYSTEM-WIDE TODAY‍​- TWEET Further company coverage:

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Police comb through filthy California home where starving siblings found

(Reuters) - Investigators on Wednesday conducted an exhaustive search of the foul-smelling, filthy tract home east of Los Angeles where a California couple are accused of keeping captive and nearly starving 13 minor and adult children, police said.

cnn.com

Opinion: Is California horror house society's fault?

What responsibility does society bear for the Turpins?

Child Abuse and Neglect nytimes.com

Treatment Offers Hope for Imprisoned California Siblings

Cases of children isolated and abused by parents are rare but not unheard-of, say experts. Many recover.

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Asia and Australia Edition: Winter Olympics, California, C.I.A.: Your Thursday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Restaurants nytimes.com

Hungry City: Winter Salvation, Fresh From the Dumpling Steamer, in Queens

Found on the same stretch of Jackson Heights, where momos are a common language, Amdo Kitchen and Potala offer a simple warmth in deep cold.

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UPDATE 1-SandRidge to meet with investor Icahn to quell rising tensions

HOUSTON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - SandRidge Energy Inc plans to meet with activist investor Carl Icahn on Wednesday over his demands for a board shake-up and other governance changes, part of a bid by the U.S. shale oil producer to quell tensions with its largest shareholder and most outspoken critic.

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North and South Korea to march together under unified flag at Winter Olympics

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.

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Koreas to form unified ice hockey team, march together in Winter Olympics

SEOUL (Reuters) - The two Koreas agreed during rare talks on Wednesday to form a combined women's ice hockey team to take part in next month's Winter Olympics in the South, and march together under a unified peninsula flag at the opening ceremony, a joint statement released by Seoul's unification ministry said.

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California Today: California Today: Lessons From Montecito’s Neighbor

Wednesday: La Conchita looks back, the Perris horror, a code of conduct for models, hospitals erect surge tents for flu, and East Coast pot rumblings.

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SandRidge to meet with investor Icahn to quell rising tensions

HOUSTON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - SandRidge Energy Inc is expected to meet with activist investor Carl Icahn on Wednesday over his demands for a board shake-up and other governance changes, part of a bid by the U.S. shale oil producer to quell tensions with its largest shareholder and most outspoken critic.

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Europe Edition: Emmanuel Macron, Chile, California: Your Wednesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Britain must urgently bridge policy gaps to meet emissions target: advisers

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain must urgently lay out further policies to meet its domestic emissions targets, the government's climate advisers said on Wednesday.

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Second U.S. winter storm forces hundreds of flight cancellations

NEW YORK, Jan 16 (Reuters) - A second winter storm in as many weeks is causing hundreds of flight cancellations across the United States, airlines reported on Tuesday, potentially dealing a further blow to carriers' first quarter outlooks.

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Stephen Bannon, California, Bitcoin: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Starved California siblings treated after rescue from 'horrific' home

PERRIS, Calif. (Reuters) - The 13 siblings found starving in a filthy California home, some of them shackled to furniture, were getting food and treatment after being rescued from a "horrific" ordeal that could leave them scarred for years, authorities said on Tuesday.

Child Abuse and Neglect nytimes.com

Child Used Deactivated Cellphone to Report Family Held Captive in California

A 17-year-old girl escaped through a window to report that her parents were holding her and 12 siblings captive, the police said, adding the mother was “perplexed” when they arrived.

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California siblings being treated after 'horrific' ordeal

PERRIS, Calif. (Reuters) - The 13 California siblings kept in "horrific" conditions by their parents, including some who were shackled to furniture, others who were starved, were being treated after an ordeal that could leave them scarred for years, authorities said on Tuesday.

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California-Trump administration fuel-efficiency talks intensify

DETROIT, Jan 16 (Reuters) - California and the Trump administration will hold a series of new talks over fuel efficiency rules as the auto industry still hopes for a deal to retain nationwide requirements.

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UPDATE 2-California siblings being treated after 'horrific' ordeal

PERRIS, Calif., Jan 16 (Reuters) - The 13 California siblings kept in "horrific" conditions by their parents, including some who were shackled to furniture, others who were starved, were being treated after an ordeal that could leave them scarred for years, authorities said on Tuesday.