49ers to clash with Chiefs in Super Bowl

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 22:19
The San Francisco 49ers will meet the Kansas City Chiefs in next month's Super Bowl after they won their conference championships on Sunday.
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Five patients quarantined in China's Zhejiang for respiratory illness

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 21:41
China's eastern province of Zhejiang on Monday reported that five patients are in quarantine for respiratory illness but the diagnosis is not confirmed yet.
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Asia shares camp on high ground, oil jumps on Libya shutdown

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 21:38
Asian shares neared a 20-month top on Monday as Wall Street extended its run of record peaks on solid U.S. economic data and lashes of liquidity from the Federal Reserve.
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Gunman kills two Hawaii police officers, dies in house fire: local media

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 21:07
Two Hawaii police officers were fatally shot on Sunday by a man who authorities believe later died in his home after he set it on fire in a quiet neighborhood not far from Oahu's busy Waikiki Beach, officials and local media said.
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Sanders says being a woman, age could be 'problems' for 2020 candidates

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 20:49
U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders struggled to move past a weeklong controversy over whether he told U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren in a 2018 private meeting that a woman could not beat Republican President Donald Trump as the White House rivals campaigned over the weekend in the early-voting states of Iowa and New Hampshire.
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China confirms 139 new cases of pneumonia over weekend, virus spreads to new cities

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 20:30
An outbreak of coronavirus in China is spreading to more cities, Chinese authorities reported on Monday, with 139 new cases found over the weekend, including a third death.
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North Korean foreign minister replaced: report

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 20:27
(This January 18 story has been refiled to correct name to NK News in paragraphs three and seven.)
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Trump promises farmers that China trade deal to be good for them

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 20:09
President Donald Trump sought on Sunday to assure American farmers and ranchers hit by a protracted tariff war with China that a trade agreement he signed with Beijing will lead to major purchases of U.S. agricultural products.
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De Niro, Emilia Clarke arrive for Hollywood's SAG awards

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:52
A silver-haired Robert De Niro, sporting a beard, "Stranger Things" star Millie Bobby Brown, and Helena Bonham Carter of "The Crown" were among early arrivals at the Screen Actors Guild SAG) awards on Sunday, where Hollywood actors will make their picks for the best movie and television performances of 2019.
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Asia shares camp on high ground, oil up on Libya shutdown

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:44
Asian shares neared a 20-month top on Monday as Wall Street extended its run of record peaks on solid U.S. economic data and lashes of liquidity from the Federal Reserve.
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'Sad' Prince Harry says no other option but to end royal role

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:39
Britain's Prince Harry spoke on Sunday of his sadness at being forced to give up his royal duties in a deal with Queen Elizabeth and senior Windsors that will see him and his wife Meghan exit official roles to seek an independent future.
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Airbus unit to offer product to help airlines with revenue volatility

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:32
A subsidiary of Airbus , the world’s largest planemaker, is preparing to launch a financial product aimed at helping its airline customers hedge against risks to revenue, officials said.
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Vows of peace, fears of violence at Virginia gun rally

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:03
The top Republican in Virginia's lower house said that any group planning to incite violence at a large gun rights rally on Monday in Richmond should stay home, while far-right leaders of militias planning to attend swore they were coming in peace.
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In impeachment document, Democrats say Trump endangers security, Trump denies

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:00
Democratic U.S. lawmakers leading the impeachment case against Republican President Donald Trump said on Saturday the president must be removed from office to protect national security and preserve the country’s system of government.
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U.S. House files brief laying out impeachment case against Trump

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:00
The U.S. lawmakers managing the impeachment case against Donald Trump filed a brief on Saturday laying out their arguments supporting charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress against the president.
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Highlights: Key quotes from the U.S. House impeachment memo

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:00
Here are highlights from the 111-page House Impeachment Brief filed Saturday afternoon.
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Two Hawaii police officers shot dead, gunman at large

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 18:24
Two police officers in Hawaii were fatally shot by an assailant who remained at large on Sunday in a residential neighborhood not far from busy Waikiki Beach on the island of Oahu, officials and local media said.
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Chiefs beat Titans, return to Super Bowl for first time in 50 years

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 18:18
The Kansas City Chiefs are returning to the Super Bowl for the first time in 50 seasons after defeating the Tennessee Titans 35-24 in the American Football Conference championship on Sunday.
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Foreign powers back Libya ceasefire as commander's forces choke oil flows

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 17:59
Foreign powers agreed at a summit in Berlin on Sunday to shore up a shaky truce in Libya, but the meeting was overshadowed by blockades of oilfields by forces loyal to commander Khalifa Haftar that could cripple the country's crude production.
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Trump adds legal heavyweights Starr, Dershowitz to impeachment team

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 16:46
President Donald Trump turned to some legal heavyweights to help defend him in his Senate impeachment trial with the addition on Friday of former independent counsel Ken Starr, who paved the way for former President Bill Clinton's 1998 impeachment, and prominent lawyer Alan Dershowitz.
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