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" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">'The Americans' premiere review: Are you rooting for these Russians?
</a>Entertainment WeeklySo how long did it take you to buy into the premise of The Americans, the new FX show that premiered on Wednesday night? I'm honestly not sure I still accept — that is, can watch without an occasional snort of disbelief — Keri Russell and Matthew ...
" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The five best things about 'The Americans'
</a>CNN (blog)[Editor's Note: This post contains spoilers for the series premiere of "The Americans" -- you've been warned.] Let's get this out of the way from the start: "The Americans," the most anticipated FX series since "American Horror Story," is the real deal ...
" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Real Madrid Defender Offers Glimpse of Glorious Future
</a>New York TimesAnd with his height, his physicality and his ability to read the plays, he reminded the 85,000 fans inside the Santiago Bernabéu of Real Madrid's last great central defender, Fernando Hierro. “My teammates congratulated me in the dressing room,” Varane ...
" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Alves decries racist chants at Real Madrid stadium
</a>Yahoo! SportsBARCELONA, Spain (AP) -- The fight to eliminate racism from soccer stadiums is a lost war, Barcelona defender Dani Alves said Thursday, a day after he was the target of racist chants at Real Madrid. I know that things are being done to fight ...
" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Adairsville, Ga., tornado kills 1; Tennessee twister kills 1
</a>ABC7Chicago.comJanuary 31, 2013 (ADAIRSVILLE, Ga.) -- Kandi Cash trudged in rain through the splintered debris of her grandparents' home, hoping to salvage photos and other keepsakes after violent storms raked the Southeast, leaving two people dead before the vast ...
" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tornado Hits Adairsville, Ga.
</a>ABC NewsTornado Hits Adairsville, Ga. Powerful tornado tears a path through Georgia town. 02:33 | 01/30/2013. Related Links: Watch: Tornado Touches Down in Georgia · Watch: Tornado Warnings, Watches Issued Across East · WATCH FULL BROADCASTS. Share: ...
" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rudy Gay traded to Raptors
</a>ESPNThe Grizzlies, Raptors and Pistons agreed to a six-player trade Wednesday that sent star swingman Rudy Gay to Toronto. The Grizzlies, in the midst of a money-motivated makeover, acquired forward Ed Davis and veteran guard Jose Calderon in the deal that ...
<a href="http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/nba-ball-dont-lie/rudy-gay-sent-toronto-three-team-deal-doesn-002551538--nba.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rudy Gay is sent to Toronto in a three-team deal that doesn't look all that ...</a>Yahoo! Sports (blog)Even without the luxury-tax restrictions influencing movement, the two years and more than $37 million remaining on Rudy Gay's contra
January 30 in history:
- 1835, in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol, President Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States, survives the first attempt against the life of a U.S. president
- 1883, James Ritty and John Birch received a U.S. patent for the first cash register
- 1933, Adolf Hitler, became chancellor of Germany
- 1942, the last pre-war automobiles produced by Chevrolet and DeSoto rolled off the assembly lines today. Wartime restrictions had shut down the commercial automobile industry almost completely, and auto manufacturers were racing to retool their factories for production of military gear
- 1943, the British Royal Air Force begins a bombing campaign on the German capital that coincides with the 10th anniversary of Hitler's accession to power
- 1945, a vital supply route linking India to China through Burma is finally cleared for Allied military transports
- 1948, Indian political and spiritual leader Mahatma Gandhi was murdered by a Hindu extremist
- 1968, during the Vietnam War, the Tet Offensive began as Communist forces launched surprise attacks against South Vietnamese provincial capitals
- 1969, perhaps the most influential musical group of all time, the Beatles make their last public performance, giving an impromptu concert on the roof of their London recording studio. Neighbors complained about noise, and police broke up the concert. John Lennon closed the performance announcing, "I'd like to say thank you very much on behalf of the group and myself and I hope we passed the audition." In April 1970, Paul McCartney formally announced the group's breakup
- 1972, 13 Roman Catholic civil rights marchers were shot to death by British soldiers in Northern Ireland on what became known as "Bloody Sunday"
- 1981, an estimated 2 million New Yorkers turned out for a ticker-tape parade honoring the freed American hostages from Iran
- 1998, an aviation pact was reached between Washington and Tokyo enabling American travelers to fly to Japan and other Asian points from several more U.S. cities
- 2002, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld said the U.S. would watch closely to see what Iraq, Iran and North Korea did next, a day after President Bush singled them out as part of a dangerous "axis of evil"
- 2003, Richard Reid, the British citizen and al-Qaida follower who had tried to blow up a trans-Atlantic jetliner with explosives hidden in his shoes, was sentenced to life in prison by a federal judge in Boston