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world Vote Against Austerity Tests Eurozone Cohesion

Europe File: After the Greek vote, a growing anti-reform electoral tide poses a direct risk to the long-term viability of the single currency, says Simon Nixon.

4 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Malaysia Airlines Website Hacked

Still recovering from the loss of two aircraft last year that left hundreds of people dead or missing, the airline had its website hacked by a group claiming be aligned with Islamic State.

4 minutes ago // BBC

world VIDEO: Pope releases balloons for peace

Pope Francis has released colourful balloons at a ceremony in St Peter's Square to symbolise peace.

6 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world SAG Awards 2015: The men go tone on tone, the young guys step up

Adding to the subdued vibe of the Screen Actors Guild Awards red carpet was a definite trend toward the tone-on-tone look on the mens side -- a sea of dark suits, black dress shirts and black neckties.

9 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Seattle's Kam Chancellor plans to bring the gavel down at Super Bowl

The NFL's Commissioner is determined to shut down the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX.

9 minutes ago // CBS

world Two dead in NYC Home Depot store shooting

Police say a dust-up between two Home Depot employees at Midtown Manhattan store had a tragic end

9 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Syriza's Challenge: An Empty Treasury

The clock is ticking for Syrizathe victorious antiausterity party in Greeces electionsto strike a deal with creditors to keep Greece solvent and in the euro.

13 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Narendra Modi dismisses calls for India to match China's climate goal

The United States and India sought to put a contentious history behind them Sunday by declaring a new partnership on climate change, security and economic issues, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi rejected calls for India to match Chinas commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

14 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Syriza Victory Roils Europe's Political Landscape

Analysis: Syrizas election victory in Greece is likely to embolden populist movements and a voter revolt against austerity in other eurozone countries.

16 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Electro Rent says its gear has 'reliable role' helping fight terrorism

As a company that rents out sophisticated electronic testing equipment, Electro Rent Corp. benefited during the Reagan administration's military buildup in the 1980s. Now, the company views its job as helping combat the threat posed by terrorist attacks.

17 minutes ago // UPI

world Fire causes five-hour engine failure, blackouts on cruise ship off Moroccan coast

Fred LambertCASABLANCA, Morocco, Jan. 25 UPI -- A Fred Olsen cruise ship sailing off the coast of Casablanca, Morocco, suffered an engine fire that left the ship powerless for at least five hours.

19 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Clippers beat the Suns, 120-100, with 15-0 run in fourth quarter

The Clippers won their fourth consecutive game by beating the Phoenix Suns, 120-100, on Sunday.

19 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world SAG Awards 2015: J.K. Simmons, Patricia Arquette win supporting honors

Patricia Arquette and J.K. Simmons continued their winning ways Sunday night, taking trophies at the 21st Screen Actors Guild Awards and solidifying their status as front-runners heading into the Academy Awards next month.

19 minutes ago // ABC

world Japan Working to Gain IS Hostage's Release, Analyzing Video

Japan working to gain release of remaining Islamic State group hostage; says 1 likely killed

21 minutes ago // New York Times

world W.H.O. Members Endorse Resolution to Improve Response to Health Emergencies

Key provisions include creating a global cadre of emergency health workers, establishing a fund that could be tapped quickly, and support for the development of treatments for emerging infectious diseases.

21 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Japan Works to Free Remaining Hostage

Japan stood by its policy to refuse terrorist demands after a video showed one of two Japanese captives held by Islamic State was beheaded. But Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stressed that his highest priority is saving the remaining hostages life.

21 minutes ago // The Times of India

world Ukraine: Phone calls prove rebels attacked city, killed 30

Ukraine's president said Sunday that intercepted radio and telephone conversations prove that Russia-backed separatists were responsible for firing the rockets that pounded the southeastern city of Mariupol and killed at least 30 people.

23 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Obama proposes expanding oil-drilling ban in Alaska wildlife refuge

President Obama proposed designating 1.4 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as protected wilderness, drawing cheers from environmentalists but setting off a bitter new battle Sunday with the Republican-controlled Congress over oil and gas drilling in pristine areas of northern...

24 minutes ago // BBC

world Euro falls sharply on Syriza victory

The euro dipped to an 11-year low after the anti-austerity party Syriza's victory in the Greek elections.

24 minutes ago // BBC

world Euro falls sharply on Syriza victory

The euro dipped to an 11-year low after Syriza's victory in the Greek elections.

35 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world SAG Awards 2015: J.K. Simmons, Patricia Arquette win supporting film honors

Patricia Arquette and J.K. Simmons continued their winning ways Sunday night, taking trophies at the 21st Screen Actors Guild Awards and solidifying their status as front-runners heading into the Academy Awards next month.

40 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world U.S. and India Advance Nuclear Trade

President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said they made tangible progress on a range of issues with movement on civil nuclear trade defense cooperation and climate change.

42 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Israeli book chain scraps plan to sell Charlie Hebdo in stores

Israels largest bookstore chain canceled plans for in-store sales of the Charlie Hebdo "survivors edition" and announced Sunday that it would sell the magazine only online, after warnings by Arab lawmakers and activists.

42 minutes ago // Reuters

world Afghan air force ascent slow, imperiling battle with Taliban

KABUL Reuters - Afghanistan's armed forces are so short of combat-ready aircraft that, late last year, they began fitting machine guns and rockets to Russian-made Mi-17 transport helicopters, dubbed "flying tractors", to bolster their air power.

43 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Security video shows lone man vandalizing San Gabriel Mission statues

The surveillance video showed a man walking in the cemetery of the San Gabriel Mission with a deliberate gait, the priest said, as if he was unworried about being caught for what he was about to do.

43 minutes ago // Reuters

world Rebels press Ukraine offensive, Obama promises steps against Russian-backed 'aggression'

NEW DELHI/KIEV Reuters - Pro-Moscow rebels, backed by what NATO says is the open participation of Russian troops, pressed on with their offensive on Sunday after restarting the war in eastern Ukraine with the first all-out assault since a truce five months ago.

43 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Syriza Victory Roils Europe's Political Landscape

Syrizas election victory in Greece is likely to embolden populist movements and a voter revolt against austerity in other eurozone countries.

45 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Same-Sex Marriage on Hold Temporarily in Alabama

The judge who threw out Alabama's same-sex marriage ban put a 14-day stay on her ruling, though she said the state wasn't likely to succeed on appeal.

46 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Screen Actors Guild Awards 2015: Complete list of nominees and winners

"Orange Is the New Black" won the award for ensemble in a comedy series at the 21st Screen Actors Guild Awards.

47 minutes ago // New York Times

world The Vatican Switches to Balloons for Peace

Balloons, not doves, were released as a gesture of peace on Sunday in St. Peters Square, a year after an attack by a sea gull and a crow on the symbolic birds set off protests by animal protection groups.

47 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world SAG Awards 2015: 'Orange Is the New Black' wins for comedy ensemble

"Orange Is the New Black" took the SAG Award for ensemble in a comedy series for the first time on Sunday.

50 minutes ago // CBS

world Angelina Jolie visits refugees in Iraq again

Actress and special envoy for United Nations Refugee Agency visited refugee camp, and said underfunding threatens millions' well-being

50 minutes ago // CBS

world Angelina Jolie in Iraq: "The international community is failing"

Actress and special envoy for United Nations Refugee Agency visited refugee camp, and said underfunding threatens millions' well-being

57 minutes ago // New York Times

world Dresden Memo: German Quandary of How to Deal With Anti-Immigration Movement

Local leaders have started engaging with supporters of the movement, despite concerns about its roots and backing from neo-Nazis and extremists.

57 minutes ago // New York Times

world Obama Clears a Hurdle to Better Ties With India

President Obama came to an agreement with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India on nuclear energy, renewed a 10-year defense pact, agreed to joint military hardware production and resolved to work with India to reduce the threat of greenhouse gas emissions.

57 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Japan's Trade Deficit Halves in December

Japans trade deficit halves in December from a year earlier as exports jump 13%, a sign that the nations trade balance may be starting to improve, despite a record annual shortfall in 2014.