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January 4, 2019 4:53 PM Austrian police arrest man over brutal attack on woman

BERLIN – Austrian police have arrested a suspect in a brutal Dec. 30 attack on a woman that left her with life-threatening injuries. The Austrian man told officers he had been stalking various women on a bicycle for weeks and committed the attack out of "frustration" after failing to speak to them. The 25-year-old victim was attacked with a metal bar in a Vienna 92

January 4, 2019 2:18 PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson's 'StarTalk' on hiatus amid sexual misconduct allegations, could return pending investigation

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is addressing allegations made by at least 3 women into claims of sexual misconduct. Following recent allegations of sexual misconduct, Neil deGrasse Tyson’s talk show, “StarTalk,” is on a hiatus while the claims are investigated by the National Geographic Channel. The National Geographic channel said Thursday new episodes 121

January 3, 2019 11:39 PM Top-5 NBA prospect Bol Bol out for season at Oregon, will enter draft

Bol has been sidelined for the past four games because of a left foot injury and is unlikely to fully recover before the end of the season. Bol's attorney, Bryan J. Freedman, released a statement saying Bol underwent surgery Thursday to repair a non-displaced fracture of the navicular bone in his left foot. Bol will begin rehab next week, Freedman said, and will use crutches 100

January 3, 2019 10:43 PM Canadiens' Price, Armia returning; Shaw to IR

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will make his return Thursday night against the Vancouver Canucks after missing the previous three games with a lower-body injury. Price told reporters Wednesday that the injury had bothered him for several weeks before he finally sat out late last month. “I’m feeling pretty good,” Price said. “Obviously, it’s nice to get some time off and get things 105

January 3, 2019 6:08 PM Wizards' Markieff Morris to miss at least 6 weeks with neck issue

Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris, who has been battling neck and upper-back stiffness, will be out for at least the next six weeks, the team announced Thursday. Morris was diagnosed with transient cervical neurapraxia and will be limited to non-contact basketball activities. Morris has missed Washington's past three games. The injury occurred 53

January 2, 2019 10:59 PM Daryl Dragon of pop duo Captain and Tennille dies at 76

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Singer and pianist Daryl Dragon, best known as “The Captain” of 1970s soft rock duo Captain and Tennille, has died at the age of 76, his publicist said on Wednesday. Dragon died of kidney failure in Prescott, Arizona, on Wednesday, publicist Harlan Boll said in a statement. Captain and Tennille were best known for their Grammy-winning 116

January 2, 2019 8:35 PM Canadiens goalie Carey Price set to return from lower-body injury

But after missing the past three games with a lower-body injury, it's not certain whether Price will start or back up Antti Niemi. "I'm going to see how things go [Wednesday night] and see how I recover going into [Thursday]," Price said after returning to practice Wednesday. "If everything goes well, I'd imagine playing." Price, whose wife gave birth 50

December 31, 2018 12:25 PM Vatican spokesman, deputy resign suddenly amid overhaul by Pope Francis

The spokesman for the Vatican and his deputy resigned suddenly Monday, weeks after Pope Francis appointed an Italian journalist -- and close friend -- as the new editorial director of communications. Vatican Spokesman Greg Burke tweeted the news that he and his deputy, Paloma Garcia Ovejero, had resigned, effective Jan. 1. "At this time of transition 105

December 30, 2018 8:19 PM Jets coach: Dustin Byfuglien 'out a while' with lower-body injury

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice said defenseman Dustin Byfuglien will be "out for a while" after leaving Saturday's game with a lower-body injury in the third period. Maurice, speaking to reporters on Sunday, said Byfuglien will not need surgery but likely will not play until after the All-Star break at the end of January 72

December 29, 2018 6:52 PM Dutch mounted police break up 'yellow vest' protest in The Hague

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Dutch police on horseback broke up a protest on Saturday by “yellow vest” demonstrators who threw rocks and fireworks at them, a statement said. The police statement said the mounted officers “carried out several charges” to end the demonstration in The Hague, which had not been approved by authorities and had turned violent 86