Rami Malek and Glenn Close took best drama acting awards. Alfonso CuarxF3;n won best director for Roma. Retailers usually expect a nearly $20 billion bonanza on a Valentine’s Day weekend — but with an Arctic chill forecast for parts of the United States, will paramours be able to keep alive the retail heat? Mana Rabiee reports.
The heavy industrial Chinese province of Henan met its target to cut air pollution in 2018 but underperformed the country as a whole after a surge in smog over winter, underscoring the challenges facing coal-dependent regions as the economy slows. This week in El Espace Personal finance for millennials of color, Jorge Ramoss response to President Trumps immigration address and more. Songs by rising artists like Sam Fender and Henry Jamison, and the bands Idles and As It Is, protest old notions of manhood.
Jayme Closs is safe at home with family after the Wisconsin teenager was found alive since escaping her alleged captor. A photo of her reunion with an aunt, posted to Facebook, shows the smiling teen. NBCs Ron Mott reports for TODAY. Indian scientists have protested about claims made at a local science conference that rubbish the work of some of the world’s greatest physicists and suggest modern breakthroughs such as in-vitro fertilization were in fact invented in ancient India.
The Yankees need a shortstop to replace the injured Didi Gregorius for several months, and Tulowitzki needs a place to resurrect his career. They make a winning team! The chef David Chang has set up a stall in the Time Warner Center where meats are cooked on a vertical rotisserie, gyro-style. The inclusion of Chinese A-shares in global stock indexes could see foreign inflows into China’s stock market double in 2019, the Shanghai Securities News quoted a top Chinese securities regulator as saying on Saturday.
The secretary of state pledged a tougher approach against Iran and more assertive American leadership, notwithstanding the decision to withdraw from Syria. Consumer advocates say pet owners should bring a healthy skepticism when shopping for insurance. D.C.’s Adas Israel Synagogue — the first in the capital — was moved on Wednesday using a state-of-the-art system on enormous wheels to what will be the location of the Capital Jewish Museum, explains the museum’s Executive Director Kara Blond. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). The new year will see movement in areas like state-run I.R.A.s and rescuing the pensions of workers in declining industries. A pizza chain in northern Russia begins to deliver pizza by Russian-made drones. Elly Park reports. Norwegian oil company DNO ASA raised its bid for Britains Faroe Petroleum to 641.7 million pounds ($816 million) on Tuesday, lifting its cash offer to 160 pence per share from 152 pence.
American Twitter users have shared the biggest lies they have ever told this week, in a viral thread which even saw Monica Lewinsky, 45, confess her own untruth.
Instagram starlett Baby Chanco has stunned social media users over the last six months as her mother uploads images of her incredible, thick hair. Now, she features in the Pantene campaign. Tracing the evolution of the mid-20th-century magazine whose pages gave rise to the genre of science fiction. The 9,000-square-foot house was an impulse buy with a pool room and a past. Elon Musk’s rocket company SpaceX will reduce its workforce by about 10 percent of the company’s more than 6,000 employees, it said on Friday.
In We Are Displaced, the Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai gathers stories from girls around the world who, like her, have had to flee their homes.