Dennis Anderson: Ice fishing village on Minnetonka is hot destination for Iowa regulars
LAKE MINNETONKA, Minn. — Sitting atop 16 inches of ice the other evening on Lake Minnetonka, Frank Trcka was fooling one bluegill after another. His nephew, Dan Auel, also was reeling in the odd keepe...
Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
Japan's Nippon Travel launches crisis management center in Malaysia
Japan's Nippon Travel Agency Co. has launched a crisis management center for travelers and expatriates in the capital of Malaysia, to cash in on an increasing awareness of crisis management among over...
N. Korea quarantines all travelers from China amid virus outbreak
North Korea is quarantining "all travelers coming from China" for one month, the British ambassador to North Korea said on Twitter late Tuesday, as its large neighbor works to contain the outbreak of ...
US Justice Department going after robocallers
They are the scourge of telephone solicitors, and federal authorities are going after robocallers in a big way, launching landmark lawsuits against five companies and three people behind hundreds of m...
New York Daily News
Wuhan coronavirus: Over 15,000 Hong Kong medical workers join new union, threaten strike unless gov’t closes border
More than 15,000 Hospital Authority (HA) employees have joined a new union, threatening to strike if the Hong Kong government does not close its border with mainland China.There have been eight confir...
Hong Kong Free Press
As coronavirus spreads, market panic limits to Asia
Dubai: The panic of a fast-spreading coronavirus was limited to Asian stocks on Tuesday, as US, European and other markets outside the world’s most populous continent were seen recovering.Global marke...
Trudy Rubin: Trump's Mideast peace plan is about reelection — his own and Benjamin Netanyahu's
If anyone doubts President Trump’s long awaited Israel-Palestine peace plan was mainly an election-oriented political document, he shattered those doubts Tuesday.On the very day Israeli Prime Minister...
The Philadelphia Inquirer
Trump praises Pompeo for doing 'a good job on' NPR reporter he berated
President Donald Trump praised Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Tuesday for cursing and belittling a National Public Radio reporter who asked him about the Ukraine scandal that has engulfed the White Ho...
New York Daily News
Commentary: How Auschwitz has united Muslims and Jews
We come from very different backgrounds.One of us is a Muslim, born and raised in Saudi Arabia, a country where Islam is the official religion and the vast majority of the population shares the same f...
Automakers move to safeguard workers in China amid virus outbreak
General Motors, Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles are taking aggressive precautions in their operations in China because of the coronavirus outbreak.GM, Ford and FCA have implemented global...
Detroit Free Press