Tax deadline looms for Prince estate; government to get half
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) ? "Money Don't Matter 2 Night," Prince once sang. But his money matters a lot to the IRS, and the case provides a cautionary tale not just for the wealthy, but not-so-rich Americans as well.
After 3 years, MH370 search ends with no plane, few answers
SYDNEY (AP) ? After nearly three years, the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended in futility and frustration Tuesday, as crews completed their deep-sea search of a desolate stretch of the Indian Ocean without finding a trace of the plane.
China's Xi takes spotlight at Davos as US makes transition
A tale of two speeches as Davos week begins
The global elite begin a week of earnest debate and Alpine partying in the Swiss ski resort of Davos on Tuesday, in a week bookended by two presidential speeches of historic import. One will be by Xi Jinping, the first Chinese president to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos. The other speech will be by Donald Trump when he is inaugurated in Washington as the 45th US president on Friday.
Reports: police question Istanbul nightclub attacker
Warriors humble Cavaliers 126-91
The Golden State Warriors crushed the Cleveland Cavaliers 126-91 on Monday, snapping a four-game losing streak against the reigning NBA champions. In the season's second meeting between the teams that dueled in the past two NBA championship series, the Warriors started fast and never let up. Before adoring fans at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Draymond Green notched his third triple-double of the season with 11 points, 11 assists and 13 rebounds for the Warriors, who led wire-to-wire to improve their league-leading record to 35-6.
Pound quivers near three-month low, stocks weak before May's Brexit stance speech
By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - The pound hovered near three-month lows versus the dollar on Tuesday and stocks were mostly weaker as investors waited for British Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plans to exit the European Union amid fears Britain will lose access to the single market. Speadbetters forecast a slightly lower open for Britain's FTSE , Germany's DAX and France's CAC . According to her office, May will say in a speech later in the day that Britain will not seek a Brexit deal that leaves it "half in, half out" of the EU.
Asian markets lower amid Brexit worries
Asian stocks declined Tuesday after Britain said Prime Minister Theresa May will announce London plans to withdraw completely from the European Union. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo's Nikkei 225 index lost 1 percent ...
Paul hurt but Clippers trounce Thunder to go 7-0 in 2017
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? J.J. Redick scored 20 points, DeAndre Jordan had 19 points and 15 rebounds, and the streaking Los Angeles Clippers overcame Chris Paul's injury to defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 120-98 on Monday night.
South Korean prosecutor says to question Park by early February
South Korea's special prosecutor's office said on Tuesday it plans to question President Park Geun-hye by early February in its investigation of a corruption scandal that saw her impeached by parliament last month. The prosecution expected Park to agree to questioning but had yet to discuss details with her office, Lee Kyu-chul, spokesman for the special prosecutor, told a regular media briefing. As president, Park is immune from prosecution in the case but has said previously she would agree to questioning by the special prosecutor.