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USC to play in the Cotton Bowl against Ohio State

USC to play in the Cotton Bowl against Ohio State

Ohio State missed the College Football Playoff, and now its returning to the site of its 2014 national championship win. Most predicted that they'd play in the Fiesta Bowl . Ohio State: second appearance in the Cotton Bowl; 49th bowl overall. The Trojans also have only one previous Cotton Bowl appearance, routing Texas Tech 55-7 on January 2, 1995.


Flight crew witnessed North Korean nuclear missile test, airline says

Flight crew witnessed North Korean nuclear missile test, airline says

The airline will not change routes or other operating procedures, but said that it would be on alert and review the situation. In a message shared with staff, Cathay general manager Mark Hoey said the crew had described seeing the missile "blow up and fall apart", the South China Morning Post reported.


California police seek teen seen in video throwing cat into street

California police seek teen seen in video throwing cat into street

The graphic video originally was posted on Snapchat but has been shared thousands of times on Twitter by angry viewers. Ontario Police confirmed they were investigating the case on Twitter yesterday. The owner of the cat, Perla and her mother told NBC4 , for them watching a video of the kitten tossing teen is very disturbing. Later, the police announced they knew about the identity of the 16-year-old but refrained from releasing it because of his age.


Malta arrests 10 over slain journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia

Malta arrests 10 over slain journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia

Authorities in Malta announced on Monday that they had made 10 arrests in connection with the murder of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. In October, a local police source said investigators believed powerful Semtex explosives might have been used in the killing, adding that if proven, it would be a first for Malta.


Mexican man acquitted in San Francisco murder trial

Mexican man acquitted in San Francisco murder trial

The case became a lightning rod for Trump and others in the push to halt illegal immigration and penalize so-called sanctuary cities, such as San Francisco, which limit their assistance to federal immigration authorities. On Friday, the DOJ released an amended arrest warrant for Zarate for a supervised release violation. Garcia Zarate had finished a federal prison sentence for illegal re-entry into the United States and had been transferred to San Francisco's jail in March 2015 to face a ...


S. Korea says allies' ongoing air drill is defensive in nature

S. Korea says allies' ongoing air drill is defensive in nature

Some Marine F-35Bs, stationed in Japan , are also expected to take part in the training exercise to be joined by South Korea's F-15K, KF-16 and F-5 fighters, as well as other planes. Pyongyang will "seriously consider" countermeasures against the drill, and the United States and South Korea will "pay dearly for their provocations", the Korean Central News Agency said on Sunday before the start of the exercises.