ICYMI: Tense Trump call takes Australia-US ties to new low, prison officer dead after Delaware hostage standoff, Paul Ryan, Jared Kushner meet for dinner

'Dumb deal' drags Australia-US ties to new low after tense Trump call
U.S. President Donald Trump labeled a refugee swap deal with Australia "dumb" on Thursday after a Washington Post report of an acrimonious telephone call with Australia's ... read more.

One prison officer dead after Delaware hostage situation: officials
One male prison officer is dead and a female colleague has been hospitalized after they were held hostage overnight by inmates at a prison in Delaware, state officials said on Thursday ... read more.

Report: House Speaker Paul Ryan, Trump adviser Jared Kushner meet for dinner on Capitol Hill
In what was likely a relationship-building get together, Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan was seen dining last night with senior Trump adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner ... read more.

Groundhog sees his shadow, predicts six more weeks of winter
There will be six more weeks of winter, according to America's favorite groundhog. Every Feb. 2, the marmot known as Punxsutawney Phil emerges from his burrow in western Pennsylvania ... read more.

George H. W. Bush to perform Super Bowl LI coin toss
Former President George H. W. Bush and wife Barbara have agreed to do the coin toss at the Super Bowl LI in Houston this Sunday, reports the Houston Chronicle ... read more.

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