Davos Memo For Mnuchin, a Lesson in How Words Can Move Markets. Steven Mnuchin, whose apparently offhand remark on the dollar caused a tumble, joins many Treasury secretaries whose words have been given more meaning than intended. Die-off of saiga antelopes triggered by high temperatures. New research suggests that unusually high temperatures and levels of humidity in Kazakhstan in 2015 led to an outbreak of a bacterial disease, causing a mass die-off of 200,000 saiga antelope. Indian rival slams b Uber’s business model. Uber’s top rival in India has some unsolicited advice for the U.S. startup Go local. Drone ‘collided with tail of passenger jet’ over London. As the online Airbus A321 flew over Kew, west London, on approach to Heathrow Airport, a three or four-engine white drone passed just five feet over the first officer’s window. Fashion Review Proenza Schouler and Rodarte Bring Fall Styles to Paris. It was couture week, but as part of the changing times, the brands showed urban warrior and high romance ready-to-wear. In Cave in Israel, Scientists Find Jawbone Fossil From Oldest Modern Human Out of Africa. The discovery could rewrite the migration story of our species, pushing back by about 50,000 years when Homo sapiens were thought to have first left Africa. Aubameyang could sign for Arsenal in time for Swans debut. Arsenal are hoping to complete Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s signing in the coming days and the striker could make his debut against Swansea City next Tuesday.
Tiger Woods Returns to PGA Tour With Tempered Expectations. Woods finished the first round tied for 84th in his first PGA Tour event since undergoing a fourth operation on his back. Queensland childcare worker leaves baby locked in hot bus. Lisa Easton recalled the horrifying moment she was told her b 16-month-old child had been forgotten about during Tuesday’s 30 degree day. Lily Rose Depp grabs lunch at Pinches Tacos in Los Angeles. It’s been 15 years since her dad Johnny starred in Once Upon A Time In Mexico. The model was dressed casual for her solo date, rocking sneakers and black leggings. Florida mayor faces up to FIVE years in jail busted by FBI. Mayor of Hallandale Beach was arrested Thursday on three felony charges following an undercover FBI investigation.
How Sanchi’s spill could spread. – The worst tanker oil spill in decades is unfolding across hundreds of miles of the East China Sea after an Iranian oil tanker carrying more than 100,000 tonnes of toxic oil collided with a freighter and exploded, killing all 32 crew onboard. The ship burned, spewing its cargo, for more than a week before sinking in the waters between China, Japan and South Korea. Six Nations to keep bonus points system after trial run. Bonus pointsare set to stay in the Six Nations, having been trialled in last years tournament. Teams can secure news an extra point for scoring four tries or more, or losing within seven points.
Zinedine Zidane is on a shaky foothold at Real Madrid. JEFF POWELL If Paris Saint-Germain massacre Real Madrid on Valentine’s Day in the Santiago Bernabeu, expect a disturbance in the force of English football. BBC, Criticized Over Pay Gap, Cuts Salaries of Some Male Journalists. The British broadcaster said it was reducing the salaries, after its China editor decided to leave that position to protest unequal pay. Smiling primate actors in Hollywood films b are ’suffering’. Brooke Aldrich, a UK conservation expert based in Peru claims film depictions of the animals, often ’smiling’ or dressed in human clothes, are misleading and potentially harmful. On Tennis Momentum Builds Toward Grigor Dimitrovs Grand Slam Breakthrough. Dimitrov, the No. 3 seed, put away Nick Kyrgios in four tight sets in a fourth-round classic at the Australian Open on Sunday. Hundreds of thousands protest at French labor reforms. PARIS – Hundreds of thousands of workers and high-school students joined protest marches across France on Wednesday to challenge plans to loosen the country’s protective labor laws delivery that unions say favor businesses. Visa Troubles Aside, Jazz Flows Freely at a Cuban Festival. Talk about travel to and from the island dominated conversations at the 33rd International Jazz Plaza Festival, but at the auditoriums, outdoor plazas and b makeshift stages, the music spoke loudest.
Dollar slump overshadows Trump’s Davos arrival. A weaker dollar threatened to undermine President Donald Trump’s push to sell his ‘America First’ policies in Davos, on his first day at the World Economic Forum. Op-Ed Columnist Schumer Sells Out the Resistance. In ending the shutdown, the Democrats find the riskiest way to play it safe. Chloe Ferry slips into VERY skimpy bikini to flaunt behind. The reality starlet, 22, left little to the imagination in her revealing two-piece, that made sure to draw attention to her bust, along with her very ample derriere. Kaia Gerber rocks quirky hat at Paris Fashion Week. At just 16 years old she has already graced the runways of the world’s biggest fashion houses. And Kaia proved that nothing could faze her as she took to the Valentino catwalk. Why you should not give your children hand-me-down toys. Researchers from the University of Plymouth found that out of a sample of 200 recycled toys, more than 10 per cent contained high levels of hazardous chemicals that would not be approved today. E*Trade to acquire 1 million retail brokerage accounts from Capital One. NEW YORK – E*Trade Financial Corp will acquire 1 million retail brokerage accounts with around $18 billion of clients’ assets from Capital One Financial, it said on Thursday. Biggest b Tests for Novak Djokovics New Serve B Await in Australia. Changing your service technique in your prime is never easy, and success relies on online commitment, say some players who have done it, like Maria Sharapova. Ex-US Olympic b athlete will not stand trial for murder. Former US Olympic volleyball player Kim Willoughby, 37, generic has been charged with murder in the March 2016 death of her three-year-old daughter, who allegedly died after hitting her head. Twitter denies claims it’s reading your private messages. The rebuttal was made in the first public response to the video, released on Monday, issued by the San Francisco-based firm, which says that the accusations it makes are factually medicine inaccurate. Lily-Rose goes make-up free at LAX. The daughter of Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis, 18, went make-up free when she went through security at the airport before she headed out of LAX, in Los Angeles on Wednesday. Mummified body in Switzerland is Boris Johnson relative. The woman’s body was uncovered in Basel in 1975 during renovation works to the city’s Barsser Church. She was Anna Catharina Bischoff, a distant grandmother of the Foreign Secretary.
Deontay Wilder wants to fight Anthony Joshua in America. Despite their verbal melee being put on temporary mute with both facing opponents in March, they still on a collision course for a summer showdown if they can get past their challengers. Boy who died of cancer inspires NJ governor to sign order. Jake Honig, seven, died from cancer on Sunday, inspiring New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to sign an executive b order on Tuesday to expand access to medical marijuana. Grandmother who killed her grandson avoids jail. Grandmother Margaret Saunders, 73, from Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland killed her seven-year-old grandson in a car crash. She has been handed a 150 hour community service order. Whats New in NYC Theater. Previews, openings and some last-chance picks. Eddie the Eagle interview I slept in the shed for a year. EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY RIATH AL-SAMARRAI Edwards loves the film that brought Eddie back to life. And not just internet because he has spent the past two years b earning up to 22,000 a night. Travel misery as Lufthansa pilots strike again. German flagship carrier Lufthansa cancels nearly half of scheduled services as pilots continue two-day strike, their ninth pills walkout this year. Footy legend John Raper is being treated for dementia. Legendary St George rugby league player and one of the inaugural ‘Immortal’ inductees, John Raper, now 78, has been receiving care for dementia over the past three months.