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Russia warns its citizens against US 'hunt'

<b>Moscow (CNN) —</b> The Russian Foreign Ministry issued a travel warning Thursday, saying that US intelligence services are on a "hunt" to detain Russian citizens traveling abroad.<p>In the statement, the ministry said the advice had been issued "in connection with the threat of being detained or arrested …

Russia

The groundhog hath spoken! Welcome to six more weeks of winter

<b>(CNN) —</b> The groundhog hath spoken! Welcome to six more weeks of winter.<p>On Friday morning, Punxsutawney Phil scurried out of his little marmot hole and saw his shadow. This omen indicates a long winter. Great.<p>Why do we do this?<p>Every February 2, all eyes turn to a small central Pennsylvania borough …

Groundhog Day

Haley slams Russia at GOP retreat

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley slammed Russia at the GOP retreat in West Virginia on Thursday, definitively telling Republican lawmakers that Moscow "is not, will not, be our friend."<p>"As long as their government has the values that it has, and as long as it …

Nikki Haley

Victims' father lunges at Larry Nassar in court after daughters read impact statements

CHARLOTTE, Mich. — A father who rushed Larry Nassar during his sentencing Friday was held in direct contempt of court, but will not be fined or detained.<p>"There is no way this court is going to issue any type of punishment due to the circumstances of this case," Eaton County Circuit Judge Janice …

Crime

Man who attacked London Muslims imprisoned for over 40 years

LONDON (AP) — A man who drove a van into worshippers near a London mosque, killing one man and injuring a dozen others, was sentenced Friday to at …

Extremism

Emails show Carson family fingerprints at HUD despite warnings

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on Friday said that he and his family were "under attack by the media questioning our integrity and ethics," after reports shed light on the extensive involvement that his family members -- especially his son, Benjamin Jr. -- …

Ben Carson

Kenya TV stations still off air despite court order

<b>Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) —</b> Three major Kenyan television channels remained off the air Friday despite a high court order compelling the government to allow them to resume broadcasting.<p>In what has been seen by many as media censorship, the government ordered private channels KTN, NTV and Citizen TV to …

Africa

Mattis warns Syria against using chemical weapons

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Secretary of Defense James Mattis has warned the Syrian regime against the use of chemical weapons, telling reporters Friday "you have all seen how we reacted to that, so they'd be ill advised to go back to violating the chemical convention."<p>Mattis was referring to the April 2017 …

Middle East

US has no evidence of Syrian use of sarin gas, Mattis says

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has no evidence to confirm reports from aid groups and others that the Syrian government has used the deadly chemical …

Middle East

With subtle jabs at Trump, Michelle Obama outlines 'what makes America great'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In her first major speech since leaving office, former first lady Michelle Obama made an impassioned argument for the importance of educators in communities across the country, saying the example they set is "what makes America great."<p>Without naming President Donald Trump, Obama …

Michelle Obama

Fidel Castro's eldest son kills himself

The eldest son of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro took his own life Thursday while living on the island his father ruled as president for more than 40 years.<p>Two Cuban government sources confirmed to NBC News that Fidel Angel Castro Diaz-Balart, 68, died on Friday morning following months-long …

Cuba

Woman acquitted of murdering twin sister in car plunge off Hawaii cliff

A woman accused of deliberately driving off a 200-foot cliff in Hawaii during a hair-pulling argument with her sister has been acquitted of second-degree murder in the death of the identical twin, who was in the passenger's seat of the vehicle.<p>Alexandria Duval, 39, was found not guilty Thursday …

Crime

Russia Is Developing An Underseas Nuclear Torpedo That Some Analysts Are Calling A ‘Doomsday’ Weapon

Over the last year, the Russian military has ramped up its activities in both disputed areas as well as international waters. While some in the Oval Office don’t seem to be in a hurry to confront Russia, the Department of Defense issued a report Friday which includes the startling revelation that …

Kenya Government Defies Court Order to Restore TV Broadcasts

The Kenyan government is defying a court order to put four private television stations back on the air, escalating a week of political tensions and raising concerns about its respect for the rule of law.<p>Government officials disconnected the stations, CitizenTV, InooroTV, KTN and NTV, during live …

Africa

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Canada

John McCain blasts memo controversy, Trump for 'doing Putin's job'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sen. John McCain blasted President Donald Trump on Friday for approving the release of the highly controversial GOP-Nunes memo, saying "if we continue to undermine our own rule of law, we are doing Putin's job for him."<p>McCain, who chairs the Senate Armed Forces Committee, called on Trump …

Donald Trump

Arizona man charged with selling armor-piercing ammunition to Vegas shooter

Federal prosecutors charged an Arizona man Friday with illegally manufacturing and selling armor-piercing bullets after investigators found some of his ammunition among the belongings of Stephen Paddock, the gunman who shot and killed 58 people at a country music festival in Las Vegas in …

Las Vegas Shooting

Justice Dept. told court of source’s political influence in request to wiretap ex-Trump campaign aide, officials say

The court that approved surveillance of a former campaign adviser to President Trump was aware that some of the information underpinning the warrant request was paid for by a political entity, although the application did not specifically name the Democratic National Committee or the Hillary …

Donald Trump

Trump aide K.T. McFarland withdraws her nomination for ambassador to Singapore

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - K.T. McFarland, picked by President Donald Trump to be the U.S. ambassador to Singapore, withdrew from consideration for the job on Friday after her nomination became stalled in the U.S. Senate.<p>McFarland was on Trump's presidential transition team and later appointed deputy …

The Latest: Nunes says there's 'no evidence of collusion'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the FBI (all times local):<p>12:10 a.m.<p>The lawmaker who pushed the release of a previously …

Donald Trump

Correction: Trump-Russia Probe story

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Feb. 2 about a Republican memo on the Russia investigation, The Associated Press erroneously reported that a former …

Donald Trump

Full text: Nunes memo on FBI surveillance

With President Donald Trump’s blessing, Republican lawmakers on Friday released a classified GOP-drafted memo that alleges misconduct by senior FBI officials investigating Trump’s 2016 campaign.<p>Trump on Friday declassified the GOP-authored memo. White House counsel Don McGahn sent a letter to the …

Donald Trump

How to clean your makeup brushes, according to a makeup artist

<i>2018 is the year to be bold…with your makeup. You’ll nail the cat-eye, embrace the red lip, and rock metallic and chrome finishes. But, while all of</i> …

A whole week’s worth of good-for-your-gut dinners from Candice Kumai

<i>This year, famed plant-based and classically trained chef Candice Kumai is kicking off Well+Good’s (Re)New Year program with five weeks of</i> …

Top 10 Editors’ Choice photos of the week

Here’s a look at the 10 photos we loved most this week in Editors’ Choice, curated by our Guest Editor, Amel Herzi, and 500px photo editors. Read on …

Barcelona At Night

Thinking of being a digital Nomad?<p>I am! Well, sort of. Yeah, I guess I am. This basically means you are kind of homeless and just jump around the …

This Beautiful Gallery Is For Owl Lovers

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing any type of owl in the Only Owls Photo contest with chances to win a Sigma …

Phillip Danault Taken to Hospital with Head Injury After Being Hit by Slap Shot

Montreal Canadiens center Phillip Danault exited the ice on a stretcher Saturday night against the Boston Bruins after he took a Zdeno Chara slap shot to the head.<p>The incident occurred with 1:37 remaining in the second period when Chara fired a 76.5 mph shot from the blue line, per CBC (h/t …

Ice Hockey

Migrants Fleeing to Canada Learn Even a Liberal Nation Has Limits

MONTREAL — After fleeing to Montreal from Long Island, Marlise Beauville felt, she said, as if she had reached the Promised Land.<p>She entered the country last summer without immigration papers, yet received a work permit, a monthly stipend of 600 Canadian dollars, or $480, free health care and free …

Immigration

UKIP suspends leader's girlfriend after Meghan Markle texts

<b>UKIP has suspended the girlfriend of party leader Henry Bolton after she apparently made racist remarks about Prince Harry's fiancee Meghan Markle.</b><p>The Mail on Sunday has published a series of messages sent by Jo Marney.<p>In them, the 25-year-old model said Ms Markle would "taint" the Royal Family, …

United Kingdom