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Russia warns of recession in 2015

<b>The Russian government has warned the economy will fall into recession next year as Western sanctions, in response to its role in eastern Ukraine, and falling oil prices begin to bite.</b><p>Russia's economic development ministry estimates the economy will contract by 0.8% next year.<p>It had previously …

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EU eyes sanctions vs Ukraine separatists but new steps vs Russia to wait: officials

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union governments moved to put more Ukrainian separatists under asset freezes and travel bans on Monday but took no action to step up economic sanctions on Russia despite voicing alarm about an upsurge of violence in Ukraine.<p>EU foreign ministers in Brussels asked …

Josh Brent sentenced to 180 days in jail

DALLAS — Former Dallas Cowboy nose tackle Josh Brent was sentenced to 180 days in jail and 10 years probation.<p>Judge Robert Burns III had harsh words for the Dallas Cowboys after he read the sentence Friday morning.<p>"Sadly, Mr Brent, you're not the first Dallas Cowboy to kill someone with a motor …

U.S. Investigating Dennis Rodman for Busting Sanctions

Dennis Rodman reportedly brought thousands of dollars in luxury gifts to Kim Jong Un for his birthday. Now, Washington's looking into whether those …

Correcting the record: Cuomo

We’re a few days late to catching this one, but…<p>A real correction appearing in the New York Times, which is a national newspaper based out of New York:

The deplorable story of how 300,000 West Virginians lost their water

<b>(Steve Helber)</b><p>“People were saying they could smell [noxious chemicals] in the water … and in the air,” an expert explains<p>Josh Eidelson<p>January 14, 2014 1:30pm (UTC)<p>Following a 7,500 gallon chemical spill that left 300,000 people without drinkable tap water for five days, West Virginia Gov. Earl …

Deion Sanders tweets he'll play in the Pro Bowl, Jerry Rice is more lukewarm

It's way past Primetime, but Deion Sanders wants to participate in the NFL's big exhibition game.<p>This year is the 44th Pro Bowl since the AFC-NFC merger, meaning it's the 44th season the NFL has tried to figure out ways to get people to watch the Pro Bowl. The big twist this year: Deion Sanders and …

Is OutKast working on a new album?

Earlier today, we got wind of OutKast’s plans to play over 40 music festivals as part of their 20th anniversary celebration. But what about new …

If This Kid Was Trying to Get Punched By Kanye West, It Worked. Allegedly #KanyeTroll

We all know Kanye is from Chicago and isn’t one to be messed with at the end of the day. But, this latest alleged fight between Yeezy and another man …

Carmelo Anthony is bummed the Knicks have another game tomorrow, cusses

Sometimes you just want a day off.<p>The Knicks just beat the Suns in overtime! It was a real thriller! It made Larry David yawn really hard, but whatever.<p>Anyway, the Knicks' key contributor was Carmelo Anthony, who put up 29 and 16, earning himself a postgame interview with the wonderful Tina …

Ashley Wagner Speaks Out About Olympic Ice Skating Controversy

The past weekend was an “emotional and physical roller coaster” for figure skater Ashley Wagner, who was named to the third spot on the Olympic team …

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Robert Griffin III addresses critics

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, who endured one anonymously sourced attack after another late in the season, responded to critics …

Feds accuse Apple of “character assassination” over antitrust monitor – UPDATE

<i>UPDATE: Late Monday afternoon, Reuters reported that U.S. District Judge Denise Cote refused Apple’s request to dismiss the court-appointed monitor,</i> …

Internet In America: An On Again, Off Again Relationship

<b>Listen · 11:30</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>The American Customer Satisfaction Index surveys large swaths of consumers about various industries. And in last year's survey, Americans rated Internet service providers at the very bottom for satisfaction. That puts them below the postal service, …

Britain sends warships to aid destruction of Syria's chemical weapons

Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian president, agreed to destroy his country's chemical weapons stockpile following international condemnation of the sarin gas attacks on his own people<p>Britain is sending Royal Navy frigate HMS Montrose to assist in the international effort to remove Syria's chemical …

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