Stanton extends homer streak, but Marlins win streak snapped
Boston closer Craig Kimbrel (4-0) struck out Brett Gardner with a runner on third to end the ninth and then tossed a ideal 10th. Manny Machado hit a grand slam off former teammate Yovani Gallardo as the Baltimore Orioles defeated the Seattle Mariners.
NY braces for Trump visit as thousands gather to protest
Trump spent almost his entire transition period in Trump Tower after winning the election, leaving only on rare occasions. New York City is, famously, a liberal bastion (with the notable exception of the borough of Staten Island).
Supermarkets pull products from shelves in contaminated egg scare
The World Health Organization considers fipronil to be moderately toxic and says very large quantities can cause organ damage. Hundreds of tonnes of eggs from Dutch farms have potentially been contaminated with the insecticide fipronil .
Donald Trump retweets man calling him 'a fascist'
It appears the tweet calling Trump a "fascist" was in response to his stance on Arpaio . Arpaio continued this policy for 17 months after the judge's order, prompting the case.
King Salman allows Qatari pilgrims without E-permits
Images broadcast on Saudi media showed the two princes seated and smiling for cameras. Qatar denies the allegation and says the charges are politically motivated.
Kenya's Odinga calms supporters over 'stolen' votes
Kenyatta was declared victor on Friday but his main challenger, Raila Odinga , has not yet conceded. Speaking this week, Kenyatta said Odinga was welcome to protest legally.
Smoking Marijuana Triples Risk Of High Blood Pressure Death, Study Says
The study observed 1,200 participants over 20 years, finding that subjects who reported using marijuana were more at risk. Neither cumulative lifetime nor recent use of marijuana is associated with the incidence of [cardiovascular disease].
Tillerson, Mattis say 'no' to regime change on North Korea
The North Korean government has essentially two choices, the secretaries wrote, and the U.S.is prepared for either. Pyongyang on Thursday announced it was finalising a plan to fire four missiles near the U.S. territory of Guam.
Five Things To Look Out For In The Spanish Super Cup
Barcelona equalised thanks to a Lionel Messi penalty after Keylor Navas was adjudged to have brought Luis Suarez down in the box. Like in England with the Community Shield, in Spain the winners of the league play the winners of the cup in the Super Cup.
Iran to spend $260m on boosting missile programme in response to sanctions
The bill also imposes sanctions against several U.S. entities which, Iran says, are involved in supporting terrorism in the Middle East.