Former lottery pick Payne waived by Bulls
The Chicago Bulls have waived fourth-year point guard Cameron Payne following their trade Thursday with the Memphis Grizzlies. Memphis had been using Brooks and Selden as reserves, and they're averaging 6.6 and 5.4 points per game, respectively.
Bird Box Hits 45 Million Views in One Week According to Netflix
I'd hope we can assume there's a good faith basis for saying 45 million, but there aren't any more details offered. According to Business Insider , that means around 33% of Netflix accounts viewed the film .
Impressive Federer gives Switzerland winning start at Hopman Cup
World No. 2 Kerber beat Garbine Muguruza 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 to snap a five-match losing streak against the two-time Grand Slam victor . He discovered his groove by dominating Norrie's serve and broke in the second game with a powerful cross-court backhand victor .
Hasina heading for landslide win after deadly Bangladesh election day
The opposition says more than 15,000 of its activists have been detained, crushing its ability to mobilise its grassroots support. Bangladesh is a country of 165 million but turnout was reported to be low with the prime minister predicted to win so easily.
Unexpected Ways The Government Shutdown Might Affect You
The Grant Village will remain open, as will Highway 180 for through traffic to Princess Campground and Montecito Sequoia Lodge. The ranger station is closed and only tire marks are in the snow, the roads and parking lots are not plowed.
Bomb strikes tourist bus near Egypt's Giza Pyramids
Two tourists killed, ten others were injured in a tourist bus explosion in Marioteya district, near Giza governorate on Friday. But that figure was still far short of the record influx in 2010 when over 14 million visitors flocked see the country's sites.
Remember China, China, China: acting USA defence chief Shanahan
We have deep respect for Secretary Mattis' lifetime of service, and it has been a privilege to serve as his deputy secretary. Mattis announced on December 20 that he was stepping down, but would stay on the job until the end of February.
China Trade Talks to Take Place in Beijing in Early January
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said last week the US team and its counterparts have held discussions over the phone. Bloomberg says the meeting adds to signs that the two largest economies in the world are cooling off trade tensions.
A transformer explosion turned the New York City skyline blue
Explosions at Con Edison facilities have previously caused dramatic scenes in New York City . Service was impacted until around 10:25 p.m. between Woodside - 74th St. and Main Street.
U.S. issues new travel warning to its citizens visiting China
Beijing has only given vague details about the detention of the two Canadians, and hasn't drawn a direct link to Meng's arrest. Michael Kovrig , who was on leave from Global Affairs Canada , and entrepreneur Michael Spavor .