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Monday, January 19, 2015

Morning Digest: Ukrainian troops retake most of Donetsk airport from rebels

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Ukrainian troops retake most of Donetsk airport from rebels
KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian troops have recaptured almost all the territory of Donetsk airport in eastern Ukraine they had lost to separatists in recent weeks and thousands gathered in Kiev for a state-sponsored peace march..
China calls Snowden's stealth jet hack accusations 'groundless'
BEIJING (Reuters) - China dismissed accusations it stole F-35 stealth fighter plans as groundless on Monday, after documents leaked by former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden on a cyber attack were published by a German magazine..
China shares plunge, Europe eyes crunch ECB meeting
LONDON (Reuters) - Chinese shares chalked up their biggest one-day slide in nearly seven years on Monday after regulators there took steps to rein in speculative lending, while investors everywhere braced for what is shaping up to be a critical week in the euro zone..
Eastwood's 'American Sniper' wins big in U.S. box office battle
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oscar-nominated war film "American Sniper" led U.S. and Canadian box office charts over the weekend with a record-smashing $90.2 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates..
Patriots crush Colts, to play Seahawks in Super Bowl
FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts (Reuters) - Tom Brady fired three touchdown passes and LeGarrette Blount rumbled for three more as the New England Patriots demolished the Indianapolis Colts 45-7 on Sunday to book their sixth trip to the Super Bowl in 14 years..
Exclusive: Facebook hiring spree hints at ambitions in virtual reality and beyond
SAN FRANCISCO/SEATTLE (Reuters) - Virtual reality goggles, drones and data centers are all driving a hiring spree at Facebook Inc that is set to swell its ranks as much as 14 percent in the near term, according to a review of job listings on the company's website..
Last year was Earth's hottest on record, U.S. scientists say
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Last year was Earth's hottest on record in new evidence that people are disrupting the climate by burning fossil fuels that release greenhouse gases into the air, two U.S. government agencies said on Friday..
Israeli selfie from Miss Universe contest causes stir in Lebanon
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A Israeli beauty queen's selfie has caused a stir in Lebanon, with some Lebanese saying their country's contestant at the Miss Universe pageant should be stripped of her title for consorting with the enemy..
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