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Frigid air follows heavy snow into East

Some spots get more than foot; below-zero wind chills complicate clean-up in many areas; around 1,500 flights canceled, school closings abound

 

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Canadian PM visits Yad Vashem

Canadian PM visits Yad Vashem

Frigid Cold Temperatures Return to Chicago

Frigid Cold Temperatures Return to Chicago

Israeli President Shimon Peres Meets Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper In Jerusalem

Israeli President Shimon Peres Meets Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper In Jerusalem

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls

San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks

San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Pro-government ‘red shirt’ leader shot, wounded north of Bangkok

BANGKOK, Jan. 22 (UPI) — A pro-government leader was shot in Thailand as protests against Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s administration persisted despite a state of emergency.

Seven killed in botched kidnapping of tourist in Pakistan

QUETTA, Pakistan, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Seven paramilitary personnel were killed Wednesday during a fight with gunmen attempting to kidnap a Spanish tourist, Pakistani officials said.

Three reported killed in anti-government protests in Kiev

KIEV, Ukraine, Jan. 22 (UPI) — At least three people were killed Wednesday as violence amped up between protesters and riot police in Kiev, the Ukrainian capital, officials said.

Tunisian jailed for Mohammed cartoon to be pardoned

TUNIS, Tunisia, Jan. 22 (UPI) — A Tunisian man jailed for posting cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad online was granted asylum in Sweden and a pardon from the Tunisian government.

Three dead in Benghazi car blast

BENGHAZI, Libya, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Three people died, including two members of Libyan special forces, after a car bomb exploded in Benghazi, officials said.

Investigation finds no child abuse in Australian circumcision injuries

DARWIN, Australia, Jan. 22 (UPI) — The Northern Territory, Australia, Child Abuse Taskforce said an aboriginal circumcision ceremony that sent three teens to the hospital is not child abuse.

Polio vaccination workers targeted in Pakistan attacks

KARACHI, Pakistan, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Seven people were killed and nine others injured Wednesday in the latest in a string of attacks in Pakistan against polio vaccination teams.

Retorts, rhetoric kick off conference to find a way to peace in Syria

MONTREUX, Switzerland, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Discussions on peace in Syria began Wednesday with bickering between U.S. and Syrian diplomats over President Bashar Assad and whether he could rule Syria.
Snowden seeks extra Russian protection after U.S. threats

Snowden seeks extra Russian protection after U.S. threats

MOSCOW, Jan. 22 (UPI) — U.S. secrets leaker Edward Snowden will ask Moscow for extra protection after a report U.S. civilian and military spies want him dead, his Russian lawyer said.

British yachtsman killed in St. Lucia

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Jan. 22 (UPI) — A British yachtsman was killed and his wife injured during a robbery on their boat in St. Lucia, police said.

Pakistani war planes strike militant hideouts

ISLAMABAD, Jan. 22 (UPI) — Pakistani jets bombed the hideouts of militants Tuesday, killing several in retaliation for recent deadly attacks on security forces, sources told NBC News.

China to try rights activists

BEIJING, Jan. 22 (UPI) — China’s most prominent rights activist Xu Zhiyong faced trial Wednesday under the country’s Communist party rule that doesn’t tolerate dissent.

Toronto Rob Ford acknowledges he drank alcohol this week

TORONTO, Jan. 21 (UPI) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who showed up in an Internet video Tuesday swearing and speaking with a Jamaican accent, admitted he had been drinking alcohol.

Snowden’s name to appear on Glasgow University election ballot

GLASGOW, Scotland, Jan. 21 (UPI) — U.S. surveillance program leaker Edward Snowden has been nominated for rector at Glasgow University in Scotland, his supporters say.
Obama, Putin discuss Olympic security

Obama, Putin discuss Olympic security

SOCHI, Russia, Jan. 21 (UPI) — U.S. President Obama spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday on security for the Sochi Olympics and other issues, the White House said.

Small cars get crushed in crash tests

Fiat 500 was one of six to get ‘Poor’ rating from insurance group.

Small cars get crushed in crash tests

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The 'Big Lie' in putting off pregnancy

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InstaGrab: INSTAGRAB: ‘GLEE’ SNEAK PEEK!

Naya Rivera teased Glee’s 100th episode by posting this lingerie-clad photo of herself on Jan. 21, 2014. Naya, who plays lesbian Santana Lopez on the FOX show, wrote: “#Glee100.”

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Universal Pictures has decided that it will not release the Patrick Wilson comedy-thriller Stretch on March 21, as previously planned, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Hit or Miss?!HIT OR MISS?!

Kylie Jenner was spotted with a blonde streak in the back of her head while at Lululemon in Calabasas on Jan. 21, 2014. Do you like the reality star’s hair, or do you think she got this look on a dare?

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InstaGrab: INSTAGRAB: ‘GLEE’ SNEAK PEEK!

Naya Rivera teased Glee’s 100th episode by posting this lingerie-clad photo of herself on Jan. 21, 2014. Naya, who plays lesbian Santana Lopez on the FOX show, wrote: “#Glee100.”

Posted January 22, 2014 by dmnewsi in Uncategorized

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