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M. Night Shyamalan's 'Glass' is No. 1 with $40.6M debut

M. Night Shyamalan's 'Glass' is No. 1 with $40.6M debut

NEW YORK — M. Night Shyamalan scored his fifth No. 1 movie as the director's "Glass," while not quite the blockbuster some expected, nevertheless dominated Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend at the box office with $40.
Serena Williams ousts No. 1 Simona Halep at Australian Open

Serena Williams ousts No. 1 Simona Halep at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — As Serena Williams made her way out to the Australian Open's main court during pre-match introductions, the voice booming over the stadium's speakers implored spectators to welcome "the world's No.
China plans major cut in number of Everest climbers

China plans major cut in number of Everest climbers

BEIJING — China will cut the number of climbers attempting to scale Mount Everest from the north by one-third this year as part of plans for a major cleanup on the world's highest peak, state media reported Monday.
Giuliani: 'So what' if Trump and Cohen discussed testimony

Giuliani: 'So what' if Trump and Cohen discussed testimony

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani left open Sunday the possibility that Trump and former personal attorney Michael Cohen might have discussed Cohen's congressional testimony.
Bon Jovi's restaurant gives free meal to furloughed workers

Bon Jovi's restaurant gives free meal to furloughed workers

RED BANK, N.J. — A restaurant owned by musician and New Jersey native Jon Bon Jovi is providing free meals to local government workers and their families during the federal government shutdown.

Spanish rescuers battle tough conditions to reach toddler

MADRID — Spanish officials say rescuers are making slow progress in exceptionally difficult conditions to reach a 2-year-old boy who fell into a narrow, deep borehole in the countryside eight days ago.
Patriots make 3rd straight Super Bowl, beat Chiefs 37-31 OT

Patriots make 3rd straight Super Bowl, beat Chiefs 37-31 OT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It's the dead of winter, meaning the weather in New England can be brutal. And that the Patriots are headed to the Super Bowl. It took them overtime and more of Tom Brady's brilliance to get there — for the third straight year.
Former CIA officer portrayed in 'Argo' film dead at 78

Former CIA officer portrayed in 'Argo' film dead at 78

FREDERICK, Md. — A former CIA technical operations officer who helped rescue six U.S. diplomats from Iran in 1980 and was portrayed by Ben Affleck in the film "Argo," has died. He was 78.

Singapore actor Aloysius Pang injured in military exercise

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Singapore's defence ministry says actor Aloysius Pang has been seriously injured during a military training exercise in New Zealand.

China's economic growth sinks to 3-decade low in 2018

BEIJING — China's economic growth fell to a three-decade low in 2018 as business activity lagged amid a tariff war with Washington. The world's second-largest economy expanded by 6.6 per cent over a year earlier, down from 2017's 6.