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Jim Kelly on Deflategate: Tom Brady knew about deflated balls

Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly is the latest pundit to give his take on Tom Brady and the Deflategate saga.<p>Appearing on CBS Sports Network on Wednesday, the former Buffalo Bills play-caller said Brady had to have known New England Patriots team staff were manipulating footballs.<p>"Oh, there's no …

President Obama vows continued strikes against extremists in Syria

President Barack Obama vowed more strikes against extremists in Syria on Tuesday after U.S. forces carried out separate air raids targeting Islamic State militants and an al Qaeda affiliate that Washington said was plotting attacks on America and Europe.<p>"We will not tolerate safe havens for …

Two US service members helped foil a potential terror attack on a Paris-bound train

US Airman First Class Spencer Stone and Oregon National Guard member Alek Skarlatos were riding on the train when a 26-year-old Moroccan national boarded a Thalys train departing from Amsterdam with an AK-47, an automatic pistol, nine magazines of ammunition, and a box cutter, reports Le Monde.<p>"I …

Nasa finds evidence of a vast ancient ocean on Mars

A huge primitive ocean covered one-fifth of the red planet’s surface, making it warm, wet and ideal for alien life to gain a foothold, scientists say<p>A massive ancient ocean once covered nearly half of the northern hemisphere of Mars making the planet a more promising place for alien life to have …

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Ebola is waning in West Africa, but the stigma will haunt the economy for years

An end to the most deadly Ebola outbreak in history seems to be in sight. No new cases have been recorded in Liberia for the past two weeks, and 116 new cases have emerged in Sierra Leone and Guinea in the week of Mar. 8, down from 132 the previous week. Currently, the target is to eliminate Ebola …

A Year of Black Lives Matter

As the protest movement evolves, activists face pushback and growing pains.<p>A lot changed in a year. Black Lives Matter, the civil-rights protest movement that rose to prominence after Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, expanded its reach onto the campaign …

Migrants fear Paris attacks have multiplied their woes

PRESEVO, Serbia (AP) — At the tender age of 16, Ahmad Fawad has three fears: He fears the Taliban gunmen who killed his family members in Afghanistan. He fears that once-welcoming European countries are shutting the doors after the carnage in Paris. And he fears that the very extremists who …

Obama, Xi to meet on sidelines of Paris climate conference

Both nations already have announced ambitious plans to cap or reduce greenhouse gas emissions in future years.<p>Now Obama and China's Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) are preparing to meet at the opening of the two-week Paris conference to underscore the need for all nations to come together on a strong …

Stories of those who died in the Paris attacks

French President Francois Hollande said the attacks in Paris targeted "youth in all its diversity," killing at least 129. Here are some of their …