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US military shoots down Chinese surveillance balloon

US military shoots down Chinese surveillance balloon

13 minutes ago   |   Space

An F-22 fighter jet destroyed a Chinese balloon with a Sidewinder missile on Saturday when the airship was over the Atlantic Ocean off the South Carolina coast.
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A woman said her Apple Watch regularly 'thinks I'm dead' during her spin classes, NYT reports

51 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Apple's Stan Ng talks about the new Apple Watch series 5 during a special event on September 10, 2019 in the Steve Jobs Theater on Apple's Cupertino, California campus. Justin...
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Train carrying hazardous chemicals derails

Train carrying hazardous chemicals derails

1 hour ago   |   RT

50 cars went off the tracks sparking a massive blaze in the state of Ohio A train carrying chemicals derailed in the US state of Ohio late on Friday, causing a massive fire and...
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Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf dies at 79

Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf dies at 79

1 hour ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

The ex-leader has passed away in a hospital in the UAE Former Pakistani president and military leader, Pervez Musharraf, passed away at the age of 79 in Dubai on Sunday, where...
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Brutal cold snap hits northeastern US, shattering record lows

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The Arctic air that descended on the northeastern US has brought record-setting sub-zero temperatures and wind chills.
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Netanyahu comments on possibility of Iron Dome shipments to Ukraine

Netanyahu comments on possibility of Iron Dome shipments to Ukraine

3 hours ago   |   RT

Israel doesn't want “a military confrontation” with Russia, the prime minister has said Israel will carefully study the possibility of supplying Ukraine with defensive weapons...
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Magic display growth even in unsettling moments

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Before Friday's 127-120 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves , it was clear the Orlando Magic had the attention of other teams. That especially remains the case after Friday...
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US states take control of abortion debate with funding focus

5 hours ago   |   ABC News

The U.S. abortion debate is shifting to funding as states take control of policymaking
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After a week adrift, a surveillance balloon from China has been deflated. Here's what we know about the suspect device and its mission

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Getty Images The United States on Saturday shot down a balloon officials said was a Chinese surveillance device. The balloon had been spotted floating over the US and parts of...
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China responds to US downing of ‘civilian airship'

China responds to US downing of ‘civilian airship'

7 hours ago   |   RT

Beijing claimed the right to retaliate after the Pentagon shot down what it called a “spy balloon” China has blasted US President Joe Biden's decision to scramble an advanced...
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Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf dies at 79

Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf dies at 79

The ex-leader has passed away in a hospital in the UAE Former Pakistani president and military leader, Pervez Musharraf, passed away at the age of 79 in Dubai on Sunday, where... Read more ...

渡邊雄太「僕たちはみんなカイリーのことが大好きですし、ネッツのことも大好き」|ウィザーズ戦後一問一答(2月5日/現地4日)

渡邊雄太「僕たちはみんなカイリーのことが大好きですし、ネッツのことも大好き」|ウィザーズ戦後一問一答(2月5日/現地4日)

2月5日(現地4日)にバークレイズ・センター(ニューヨーク州ブルックリン)で行われたボストン・セルティックス戦に途中出場したブルックリン・ネッツの渡邊雄太が6得点を記録した。125-123の逆転勝利後、渡邊が日本メディアの取材に応じた。 Read more ...

From Washington: The Republican National Committee's Hopes For 2024

With President Biden set to deliver his State Of The Union Address, what political achievements will he look back upon, and what policy will the President present to Congress... Read more ...

Mastrodonato: Red Sox failing to find momentum heading into Spring Training 

Some scattered thoughts on the Red Sox as the truck pulls into JetBlue Park in Fort Myers... 1. The Red Sox are doing a heck of a job alienating both their fanbase and former... Read more ...

Orioles' ‘Birdland Caravan' tour to return in first week of February

For the first time in three years, the Orioles will close the offseason by giving their fans the chance to meet with players and other faces of the organization. The team... Read more ...

Orioles star Adley Rutschman is expected to be one of the best in baseball...

Opening beer cans for Orioles fans during Saturday's Birdland Caravan happy hour, Adley Rutschman got hasty, prompting a Checkerspot Brewing Company employee to jokingly remind... Read more ...

Rivals Crosby and Ovechkin relish being All-Star teammates

Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin have played dozens of regular-season and playoff games against each other since breaking into the NHL together in 2005. Read more ...

MVP Matthew Tkachuk lifts Atlantic to NHL All-Star Game win

Florida's Matthew Tkachuk was right at home at the NHL All-Star Game. Read more ...

An unusually high number of whales are washing up on U.S. beaches

An unusually high number of whales are washing up on U.S. beaches

The unexpected deaths are hitting humpbacks and North Atlantic right whales on the East Coast and gray whales on the West Coast - populations that were already under watch... Read more ...