Kim Reif

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Iran's top leader blames protests on meddling by 'enemies'

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Breaking his silence over nationwide protests that included calls for his ouster, Iran's supreme leader on Tuesday blamed the demonstrations on "enemies of Iran," saying they were meddling in its internal affairs.<p>The remarks by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on the demonstrations — the …

South Asia

WATCH: Bills locker room goes nuts after Bengals' game-winning TD over Ravens

The Bills needed help from the Bengals but they're going to the playoffs for the first time since 1999<p>The Ravens came into Week 17 with a 97.3 …

Football (U.S.)

There were just 2 deadly flights out of 35 million last year, a record low

Traveling by plane is remarkably safe. Last year, just 2 out of 35 million flights flown were involved in accidents that caused fatalities, according to aviation consultancy To70.<p>That’s a fatal-accident rate of 0.000006%, or odds of one out of 17.5 million, for the year. To70 told The Independent …


Youthquake, feminism, complicit: These words defined 2017

While it's hard to point to a single word as defining an entire year, several words help define news events and movements in 2017.<p>From "feminism" to "youthquake" and "fake news," these are the words that defined 2017, according to your favorite dictionaries:<p><b>Feminism:</b><p>Merriam-Webster's word of the …

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