Alibaba Has Ambitious, Amazon-Like Offline Plans
When news broke in late November that Alibaba baba was investing nearly $3 billion for a 36% stake in China "hypermart" operator Sun Art Retail, it looked like the Chinese...
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Analyst cuts EA profit estimates after social media uproar leads to 'Star Wars' game sales plunge
Electronic Arts will reinstitute in-game purchases in its "Star Wars Battlefront II" title despite recent wavering by one of its top executives, according to a Wall Street...
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Monday's Sports In Brief
NFL NEW YORK - Veterans Joe Thomas, Antonio Gates and Vernon Davis are among eight finalists for the NFL's Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award. Luke Kuechly, Haloti Ngata, Joe...
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A Chinese ‘Rooftopper' Has Fallen to His Death While Scaling a Skyscraper
A Chinese climber famous for scaling skyscrapers without any safety equipment has died after falling from a 62-story building in the city of Changsha, according to his...
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Socialite accused of torching ex's art collection says he committed tax fraud
The divorce has taken another bizarre turn.
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Ronda Rousey Faces Uphill Battle to Become WWE Success Story
Ronda Rousey is on her way to WWE, if reports from USA Today 's Martin Rogers prove accurate, the next UFC great to try her hand at the bright lights and enormous stage the...
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DJ Khaled spends birthday in Miami during Art Basel
As serious collectors fled Art Basel Miami, the party people arrived in time to hit the clubs.
9 hours ago - New York Post
Hitler-themed homework upsets middle school students' parents
Parents at a middle school in Gurnee, Illinois, are upset after their kids received a controversial Hitler-themed assignment. One mother said she was “flabbergasted” after she...
10 hours ago - New York Post
CAA cancels Golden Globes party to start harassment defense fund
The Creative Arts Agency is swapping its glamorous Golden Globes bash for a good cause.
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Famed Winnipeg filmmaker, animator Grant Munro dies at age 94
The National Film Board says famed Winnipeg filmmaker Grant Munro has died at the age of 94. Munro was born in 1923 in Winnipeg, where he attended the Musgrove School of Art...
13 hours ago - National Post
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Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017: 'Feminism'
NEW YORK - This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is "feminism.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dies at age 65
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee died early Tuesday morning, his office said.
Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in military...
Despite the president's opposition, the Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in the military beginning next year.
5 things to watch in Alabama's high stakes Senate race
WASHINGTON - As Alabama votes to fill the seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the choice between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones has taken on outsized...
NFL Network analysts suspended over sexual harassment claims
Three NFL Network analysts have been suspended after Jami Cantor, a former wardrobe stylist at the network, filed a complaint against NFL Enterprises alleging sexual harassment...
Turbulent Senate race now in hands of Alabama voters
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Depending on who is making the case, Alabama's special Senate election Tuesday is about either continuing the “Trump miracle” in Washington or allowing...
India says Chinese construction on river dirtying water
GAUHATI, India - Officials in India's northeast are complaining that Chinese construction activity on the upper reaches of one of the largest rivers that flows into India are...
Moore's wife: One of their attorneys ‘is a Jew'
MIDLAND CITY, Ala. - The wife of embattled Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore fought back against accusations that her husband doesn't support blacks or Jews, saying at one...
Trump to send astronauts to the moon - and eventually to Mars
In response to National Space Council's recommendations, the president is seeking to reignite U.S. space policy.
Russian youth activists canvass uphill for opposition leader
MOSCOW - Moscow teenagers Kirill Strizhov and Alexander Pelevin have never known a Russia without President Vladimir Putin. Now, they say, the time has come for a younger...