European shares resume gains, pound waits on Supreme Court ruling

European shares rose on Tuesday, following their worst day in over a month, after Washington said the United States and China would resume trade talks. Britain's pound was laying low before the next act in the Brexit drama.
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Photos: Bellator 238 ceremonial weigh-ins
Check out photos of all 12 main card fighters and their faceoffs ahead of Saturday's Bellator 238 event in Inglewood, Calif.        Related StoriesPhotos: Bellator 238 official weigh-insPhotos: UFC on ESPN+ 24 official weigh-ins, faceoffsPhotos: Conor McGregor's UFC 246 afterparty in Las Vegas
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It will be different for Michael Kopech watching Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, his childhood friend and rival, play in Super Bowl 2020. And yet in one way, it won’t be. “He’s a lot of fun to watch, I think I’d be crazy to say that he wasn’t,” Kopech, a White Sox pitcher, told The Post...
‘Zola’ Sundance review: Strippers and laughs galore
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Lara Logan: Mainstream media is not acknowledging Schiff's credibility issues
Investigative journalist Lara Logan criticized the media Friday for not contextualizing their analysis of impeachment manager Adam Schiff's, D-Calif., performance during the Senate impeachment trial.
Attorney: Trump caught on tape demanding ambassador's firing
President Donald Trump was captured on tape at a 2018 dinner with Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman demanding the firing of Marie Yovanovitch, who was then the US Ambassador to Ukraine, according to an attorney for Parnas.
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Robertson & Murrill: Support for unrestricted abortions is litmus test for Dem state attorneys general
In an unprecedented announcement, the group representing Democratic state attorneys general has declared that it will only endorse and provide financial support to those candidates for attorney general who will publicly pledge support for unrestricted abortions.
A lot has changed since China's SARS outbreak 17 years ago. But some things haven't
In 2003, panic was setting in. The fatal severe respiratory syndrome (SARS) -- which first appeared in southern China -- had spread across borders, prompting schools to close in Singapore and hundreds to be quarantined in Hong Kong.
Zion Williamson’s Pelicans fall to Nuggets
NEW ORLEANS — Nikola Jokic had 27 points and 12 rebounds and the Denver Nuggets beat the New Orleans Pelicans 113-106 on Friday night. Zion Williamson scored 15 points in about 21 minutes for New Orleans. The Pelicans dropped to 0-2 since the NBA’s top overall draft choice was activated for the first time this...
Tucker Carlson Says Impeachment Is Actually a 'Policy Disagreement,' Schiff Is 'Dangerous to the Country For Real'
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"Vampire" star discovered in the midst of a feeding frenzy
A previously unknown dwarf star is sucking the essence away from its neighbor, astronomers said Friday.
President Trump on why he attended March for Life rally: 'Religious liberty is under siege'
President Trump told "The Ingraham Angle" in an exclusive interview Friday that he decided to attend the March for Life rally because "religious liberty is under siege."
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Kawhi Leonard has first triple-double in Clippers' win over Heat
The Clippers beat Miami 122-117 with a 15-0 run to end the third quarter, an 8-0 run by Lou Williams to start fourth and Kawhi Leonard's first triple-double.
NXT Worlds Collide 2020: Start Time and How to Watch Online
There are six matches confirmed for Saturday's event.
Judge Jeanine slams Hillary Clinton over 'How could we have known?' comments about Harvey Weinstein
Judge Jeanine Pirro criticized Hillary Clinton Friday for her remarks about the sexual assault allegations against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, saying that the former secretary of state and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee has a long track record of disparaging women.
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John Gotti III overcomes toughest test, remains undefeated at CES 60
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Delta ordered to pay $50,000 fine over allegations it discriminated against Muslim passengers
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Schweizer: Bidens Have 'Lied' About Hunter's China Dealings 'Repeatedly'
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Chris Stirewalt: This Democratic candidate is the 'great bust' of the 2020 election cycle
Fox News digital politics editor Chris Stirewalt called Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren the "great bust" of the 2020 election cycle Friday while reacting to her encounter with an Iowa voter.
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Two women cheated man out of $4M in lottery winnings, suit claims
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Barstow, Calif., shaken by magnitude-4.6 earthquake: preliminary measure
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Impeachment managers evoke witnesses, subpoenas and past presidents to prove their case for obstruction
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Schiff cites supposed threat to GOP senators during closing remarks
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Trump says his impeachment defense team should 'just be honest, just tell the truth'
President Trump told Fox News' "The Ingraham Angle" in an exclusive interview Friday that his defense team in the Senate impeachment trial merely has to "be honest" in laying out the case for why he shouldn't be removed from office before calling the proceedings a "fraud."
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Abortion Survivor Conceived in Rape: 'God Spared My Life'
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The former warden of the prison where Jeffrey Epstein died has a new job at another federal penitentiary
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Bernie Sanders calls into his own Iowa rally on the way back from impeachment trial
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Earthquake: Magnitude 4.6 quake reported near Barstow
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Impeachment manager Adam Schiff quotes report of threat to GOP Senators: 'head on a pike'
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Meghan Markle, Ellen DeGeneres interview rumors are 'categorically untrue': report
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Facebook, government urge court to approve $5-billion FTC settlement
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Call it torture if you want, military judge says at Guantanamo hearing
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Trump calls himself ‘defender’ of life at anti-abortion rally
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