Neanderthal Genes Hint at Much Earlier Human Migration From Africa – The New York Times

Roughly 60,000 years ago, the researchers argued, modern humans must have expanded from Africa and interbred with Neanderthals. The hybrid descendants passed their genes to later generations, who spread around the globe. That hypothesis has held up well over… [+1272 what\’s affiliate marketing]

In Kyiv, Pompeo does not dispute allegations in Bolton’s book – ABC News

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declined to directly dispute allegations reportedly contained in an unpublished manuscript of former national security adviser John Boltons forthcoming book, saying he would not comment on press reports “off in the lands of the … [+3893 Review]

Portland Trail Blazers’ Carmelo Anthony to miss game vs. Los Angeles Lakers – USA TODAY

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel spoke on behalf of the team and said they’ve only become closer this week since the death of Kobe Bryant. USA TODAY LOS ANGELES — Carmelo Anthony will miss Friday’s game when the Portland Trail Blazers visit the Los… [+2003 all’Atelier]

Missing Idaho kids: Grandmother calls mom a ‘monster’ for missing deadline to produce children – NBC News

The mother of two Idaho children missing for months is a “monster” for ignoring a court order to physically produce the children, the grandmother of the missing boy said. Joshua Vallow, 7, and Tylee Ryan, 17, were last seen in September. Police in Rexburg, I… [+2002 all’Atelier]

Erdogan warns of ‘military force’ against Syria amid Idlib exodus – Al Jazeera English

Turkey may launch a military operation in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province unless fighting there is quickly halted, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. Meanwhile, an exodus has shaken the region, the last rebel stronghold in Syria’s nearly nine-year … [+2148 what\’s happening]

Coronavirus: Bay Area’s 1st case confirmed in Santa Clara County, CDC says – KGO-TV

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) — The Bay Area’s first case of the coronavirus from China has been confirmed in Santa Clara County, officials say.RELATED: Here’s what US health officials know about coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China The CDC says an… [+1526 Women\’s fashion]

Stock market news live: Stocks walloped by rising coronavirus cases, which near 10K – Yahoo Finance

The escalating spread of the coronavirus rattled global markets for another session, sending risk assets tumbling as investors assessed the current and future damage from the virus. __ 3:18 p.m. ET: Dow drops 600+ points as sell-off accelerates Stocks dro… [+9578 Women\’s fashion]

Trump Administration Adds Six More Countries to Travel Ban – The New York Times

After the death of Irans powerful commander, Maj. Gen. Qassim Suleimani, who was killed in an attack ordered by President Trump, Customs and Border Protection officers at American borders stepped up vetting of travelers of Iranian descent, including American … [+2013 Women\’s fashion]