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 2020-12-03 22:40 

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The Latest: Biden says Fauci will be chief medical adviser...

President-elect Joe Biden says he is keeping Dr. Anthony Fauci on as a chief medical adviser and a member of his COVID-19 advisory team...

 2020-12-03 22:33 

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Anonymous donor pays off all layaway items at Walmart in Mississippi...

Santa's elves are already out in full force, and more than 300 Mississippi shoppers have the receipts to prove the generosity is pure....

 2020-12-03 22:30 

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Police: Couple flew to Hawaii despite positive virus tests...

Authorities say a couple was arrested at a Hawaii airport after traveling on a flight from the U.S. mainland despite knowing they were infected with COVID-19...

 2020-12-03 22:20 

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New Rockets' coach expects Harden to be...

New Rockets coach Stephen Silas didn't talk a lot about James Harden and the rumors that he's unhappy in Houston on Thursday...

 2020-12-03 22:16 

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Doctors, state officials concerned over rising hospitalizations...

Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine talked about staffing shortages at hospitals in our region during a news conference....

 2020-12-03 22:10 

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UN chief: Vaccine can't undo damage from global pandemic...

The U_N_ chief is warning that the social and economic impact of COVID-19 "is enormous and growing."...

 2020-12-03 22:05 

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Businessman, renter missing in Alaska after landslide...

Authorities have identified the two people missing after a landslide the width of two football fields slammed into a southeast Alaska community...

 2020-12-03 21:55 

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Cleveland corrects location of John Heisman landmark...

After over 40 years, Cleveland has granted landmark status to the correct birthplace of the namesake of college football's most prestigious player award...

 2020-12-03 21:55 

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California governor: Most of state nears stay-home order...

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says most of the state will likely be under a new stay-at-home order within a day or two...

 2020-12-03 21:55 

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Boeing gets a boost from Ryanair order for 75 more Max jets...

Boeing's troubled 737 Max jet is getting a vote of confidence from one of Europe's biggest budget airlines...

 2020-12-03 21:55 

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Steelers can clinch playoff berth, AFC North title this week: Here’s what needs to happen...

The Pittsburgh Steelers are still undefeated at 11-0 after holding off Baltimore Wednesday evening, and now they have the chance to clinch a playoff berth....

 2020-12-03 21:50 

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US intelligence director says China is top threat to America...

Outgoing National Intelligence Director John Ratcliffe says China poses the greatest threat to America and the rest of the free world since World War II...

 2020-12-03 21:45 

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States plan for vaccines as daily US virus deaths top 3,100...

States are drafting plans for who gets the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available this month, as the nation's death toll from the pandemic surpassed 3,100 in a single day for the first time...

 2020-12-03 21:45 

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Late stumble leaves S&P 500 just short of a record high...

A late stumble left the S&P 500 just short of its third record high in a row even as other indexes rose Wednesday...

 2020-12-03 21:40 

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Accused Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse ordered to stand trial...

Kyle Rittenhouse, the teenager accused in the shooting deaths of two men and the wounding of another during protests in Wisconsin, was ordered on Thursday to stand trial....

 2020-12-03 21:40 

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The Latest: N. Carolina's positivity rate surpasses 10%...

North Carolina on Thursday reported its highest single-day increase in coronavirus cases since the start of the pandemic, with more than 5,600 people testing positive for the coronavirus...

 2020-12-03 21:40 

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Ex-FBI lawyer who altered Russia probe email seeks probation...

Lawyers for an ex-FBI lawyer who pleaded guilty to altering an email during the Donald Trump-Russia investigation say he "made a grievous mistake" but should be spared prison time and given probation instead...

 2020-12-03 21:35 

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World War II vet beats COVID-19, marks 104th birthday...

A World War II veteran from Alabama has recovered from COVID-19 in time to mark his 104th birthday...

 2020-12-03 21:34 

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‘Like nothing any of us have ever seen.’ COVID-19 unit doctor explains what it’s like in hospital...

More COVID-19 patients are showing up at emergency rooms around the region, with many being admitted into the ICU....

 2020-12-03 21:33 

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Coronavirus: Total US COVID-19 cases surpass 14M as death toll tops 275K...

The latest figures represent the fourth consecutive, six-day cycle in which U.S. cases have swelled by 1 million new cases and the first time U.S. cases have exceeded 20% of the global death toll....

 2020-12-03 21:25 

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Chinese researcher pleads to lying in cancer-smuggling case...

A medical researcher authorities say tried to smuggle vials of cancer research material out of the U.S. to his native China by hiding it in a sock inside his luggage pleaded guilty to a related charge...

 2020-12-03 21:20 

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Italians told to celebrate Christmas at home to fight virus...

Italy has recorded pandemic-high daily death toll, providing a grim backdrop for Premier Giuseppe Conte's cheerless announcement of restrictions for the Christmas holidays that will make it difficult for extended families to celebrate together as is c...

 2020-12-03 21:10 

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The Latest: Long track speedskating in Utah called off...

The U.S. long track national speedskating championships scheduled for this weekend in Utah have been called off...

 2020-12-03 21:05 

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Cheers! Or not: 'Scandalous' 1st Christmas card up for sale...

The first commercially printed Christmas card is up for sale, but it wasn't universally greeted as a merry scene when it first appeared in 1843...

 2020-12-03 21:00 

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California governor: Most of state to meet new virus rules...

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says most of the state will likely be under a new stay-at-home order within a day or two...

 2020-12-03 21:00 

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LA officials stream annual ceremony honoring unknown dead...

Los Angeles religious leaders have managed to conduct their annual ceremony honoring those who died with no one to claim their bodies by streaming it live on Facebook this year...

 2020-12-03 21:00 

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Israel urges citizens to avoid Gulf, cites Iran threat...

The Israeli government is urging its citizens to avoid travel to the Gulf states of the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, citing threats of Iranian attacks...

 2020-12-03 20:54 

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Pa. company hopes FDA will authorize oral COVID-19 vaccine this month...

Pfizer and Moderna are garnering the lion's share of the attention when it comes to COVID-19 vaccines. Dozens of other companies are scrambling to find a cure for the virus, including one in Pennsylvania that might not even require a shot....

 2020-12-03 20:50 

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No fans to be allowed at Rose Bowl for CFP semifinal game...

No spectators will be allowed at the Rose Bowl for the College Football Playoff semifinal on Jan. 1 because of state, county and city of Pasadena COVID-19 restrictions...

 2020-12-03 20:50 

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Hillary, Chelsea Clinton to tell unheralded heroes' stories...

Hillary Rodham Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea Clinton, are forming HiddenLight Productions, a company they say will tell the stories of people whose voices are often overlooked...

 2020-12-03 20:50 

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Optimism growing for COVID relief bill as pressure builds...

Optimism about delivering long-sought COVID-19 relief is building on Capitol Hill after additional rank-and-file lawmakers voiced support for a bipartisan, middle-of-the-road plan taking shape in the Senate...

 2020-12-03 20:50 

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Georgia GOP seeks mail-in ballot changes after Biden's win...

Republican officials in Georgia are floating additional requirements for the state's vote-by-mail process — despite no evidence of systemic fraud...

 2020-12-03 20:50 

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Trump aide banned from Justice after trying to get case info...

The official serving as President Donald Trump's eyes and ears at the Justice Department has been banned from the building after trying to pressure staffers to give up sensitive case information she could relay to the White House...

 2020-12-03 20:40 

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OPEC, Russia to nudge up oil output after hit from pandemic...

OPEC and a group of allied countries including Russia have agreed to increase their oil production by 500,000 barrels per day from January...

 2020-12-03 20:40 

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Celebrate National Cookie Day with favorites in and around the Burgh...
 2020-12-03 20:20 

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Holiday movies, music specials arrive to light a bleak year...

Bring on the sentimental holiday rom-coms, the chorus of Christmas music specials and the nostalgia of last century's animated charmers...

 2020-12-03 20:20 

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Q&A: Britain's OK of COVID-19 vaccine sparks speedy debate...

Britain's announcement that it has become the first Western country to authorize the use of a COVID-19 vaccine has sparked debate about whether officials emphasized speed over safety...

 2020-12-03 20:15 

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Govt accuses Facebook of discriminating against US workers...

The Trump administration is accusing Facebook in a lawsuit of discriminating against U.S. workers in favor of foreigners with special visas to fill more than 2,600 high-paying jobs...

 2020-12-03 20:15 

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Milley urges 'relook' at permanent overseas basing of troops...

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the United States should reconsider its decades-old practice of stationing troops and their families on bases in countries at risk of war, like in South Korea and in the Persian Gulf...

 2020-12-03 20:10 

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Fatal shooting of Black teen roils liberal town in Oregon...

The killing of a young Black man last month by a white man who complained that he was playing loud music has roiled Ashland, Oregon...

 2020-12-03 20:05 

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Steelers, Chiefs, Saints closing in on playoff spots...

The unbeaten Pittsburgh Steelers and the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs are closing in on clinching their respective divisions going into Week 13...

 2020-12-03 20:04 

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Warner Bros. to premiere 2021 movies to both theaters, HBO Max...

Could we be seeing the beginning of the end of theaters as we know them?...

 2020-12-03 20:00 

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In seismic shift, Warner Bros. to stream all 2021 films...

In the most seismic shift by a Hollywood studio yet during the pandemic, Warner Bros...

 2020-12-03 20:00 

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Chinese spacecraft carrying lunar rocks lifts off from moon...

China's space agency says its spacecraft has lifted off from the moon with a load of lunar rocks...

 2020-12-03 20:00 

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Pelosi, McConnell discuss COVID relief as pressure builds...

Capitol Hill's top leaders have spoken about COVID-19 relief for the first time in a month...

 2020-12-03 19:57 

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Milky Way mapping: Scientists track stars, plot movement in 3D atlas...

Star-tracking astronomers have produced an eye-opening new map of the galaxy, and it is really something to see if you're interested in the stars....

 2020-12-03 19:55 

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US plans oil, gas lease sale in Alaska's Arctic refuge...

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management plans to hold an oil and gas lease sale in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge next month...

 2020-12-03 19:55 

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The Latest: Britain 5th nation to reach 60,000 virus deaths...

Britain is the fifth country to officially record more than 60,000 coronavirus-related deaths...

 2020-12-03 19:45 

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Pennsylvania shatters record for new COVID-19 cases with over 11,000; Allegheny Co. tops 1,000 for first time...

The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported a record-setting jump in new coronavirus cases in the state....

 2020-12-03 19:45 

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Ohio woman arrested in Arizona with 8,000 fentanyl pills, 300 pounds of drugs, deputies say...

An Ohio woman was arrested Tuesday in Arizona after investigators found 8,000 fentanyl pills and hundreds of pounds of marijuana and cocaine in her truck....

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