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 2020-10-22 15:54 

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Woman's obituary: In lieu of flowers 'do not vote for Trump'...

An obituary for a Minneapolis-area woman who died at age 93 included one specific request for her mourners: Do not vote for Donald Trump....

 2020-10-22 15:54 

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Facebook, Twitter CEOs ordered to testify by GOP senators...

The GOP push against Facebook and Twitter has accelerated after Republican senators threatened the CEOs of the social media companies with subpoenas to force them to address accusations of censorship in the closing weeks of the presidential campaign....

 2020-10-22 15:41 

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US NATO allies still short on defense spending aims...

U.S. allies in Europe and Canada have increased defense spending for a sixth consecutive year but most of them will still fail to achieve a NATO spending ambition by the target date of 2024....

 2020-10-22 15:40 

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Colorado landlord threatens rent hike if Biden wins...

The landlord of a trailer park in Fort Morgan, Colorado allegedly sent a note to residents warning rent would most likely double in price if Joe Biden becomes President....

 2020-10-22 15:38 

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Santa Claus won't be coming to Macy's this year...

Macy's said Santa Claus won't be greeting kids at its flagship New York store this year due to the coronavirus, interrupting a holiday tradition started nearly 160 years ago....

 2020-10-22 15:37 

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Pandemic hurts AT&T in 3rd quarter; wireless unit stable...

The pandemic continued to hit AT&T in the third quarter as closed theaters, wary U.S. moviegoers and the Hollywood shutdown hurt its WarnerMedia movie and TV business....

 2020-10-22 15:28 

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Trailblazer Charley Pride to get lifetime achievement award...

Trailblazing country music star Charley Pride will get a lifetime achievement award at the CMA Awards in November....

 2020-10-22 15:27 

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72-year-old man admits to distribution, possession of child pornography in Wythe County...

Wythe County Sherif's Office arrested a man on two counts of child pornography charges, according to authorities....

 2020-10-22 15:07 

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Turkish-Armenian ruling party lawmaker laid to rest...

A Turkish-Armenian ruling party lawmaker has been laid to rest following a ceremony in the Armenian Patriarchate in Istanbul, which was attended by Turkey's president....

 2020-10-22 15:02 

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13 spooktacular movies you can watch with your kids on Netflix all month...

Now that October is actually here, let's officially talk Halloween....

 2020-10-22 14:58 

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Did you know you can regrow some veggies in your very own kitchen?...

Earlier this fall, I was helping my friend pick some of the veggies she grew in her at-home garden (while socially distanced, of course), and I noticed in her windowsill that there were green onions in a cup of water, just hanging out....

 2020-10-22 14:56 

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Tumult at Nigeria prison after days of anti-police protests...

Plumes of smoke rose from a prison in Nigeria's largest city and gunfire could be heard as people ran through streets in the area, signs of continued unrest in the West African nation that has been gripped by protests against police brutality....

 2020-10-22 14:56 

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How long should I expect to wait in line to vote?...

If you're someone who prefers to vote in-person either before Election Day or on it, how long should you expect to wait in line?...

 2020-10-22 14:53 

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September existing home sales climb 9.4%, highest since '06...

Sales of existing homes climbed 9.4% in September, the National Association of Realtors said Thursday, the latest sign that the housing market remains red hot despite the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-10-22 14:41 

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Hong Kong summons German consul in friction over asylum case...

Germany's consul general to Hong Kong was brought in for talks, following reports Berlin had granted asylum to a student who faced prosecution for demonstrating against its the city's extradition law....

 2020-10-22 14:33 

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Europeans face more curfews, restrictions, as virus surges...

Italy's three largest cities face new curfews as regional authorities try to slow the spread of COVID-19 where it first struck hard in Europe, most of whose countries are now imposing, or mulling, new restrictions to cope with rapidly rising caseloads...

 2020-10-22 14:25 

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Poland's top court rules out abortions for birth defects...

Poland's top court has ruled that a law allowing abortion of fetuses with congenital defects is unconstitutional....

 2020-10-22 14:19 

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Judge dismisses 1 charge against former cop in Floyd's death...

A Minnesota judge has dismissed a third-degree murder count filed against the former Minneapolis police officer who knelt on the neck of George Floyd, but the more serious second-degree murder charge against Derek Chauvin remains....

 2020-10-22 14:00 

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Theater world to unite for get-out-the-vote event on Oct. 29...

Playwright and "The Walking Dead" star Danai Gurira, Tony Award-winning director Stephen Daldry and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner playwright Lynn Nottage are spearheading a night of music and short monologues as part of a theatrically-led nationa...

 2020-10-22 13:43 

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Transcripts: Epstein's ex-girlfriend combative and defensive...

Newly released transcripts show financier Jeffrey Epstein's ex-girlfriend was combative and defensive under tough questioning four years ago about her ex-boyfriend's interactions with underage girls....

 2020-10-22 13:39 

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New Huawei phone comes at crucial time for Chinese company...

Huawei's new smartphone has an upgraded camera, its latest advanced chipset and a better battery....

 2020-10-22 13:26 

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Kevin Hart: Hosting MDA telethon is a 'major level-up'...

Kevin Hart says hosting a re-imagined online fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association is "a major level-up for me."....

 2020-10-22 13:18 

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WATCH LIVE: Senate Judiciary Committee marks up nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett...

Senate Judiciary Committee meets to mark up the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court nomination. Democratic members plan to boycott....

 2020-10-22 13:04 

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Plot thickens over origins of pope's civil union endorsement...

Question are swirling about the origins of Pope Francis' bombshell comments endorsing same-sex civil unions....

 2020-10-22 13:02 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

Study: TV industry falls short of off-camera inclusivity...

When Zendaya won last month's Emmy Award for top drama series actress, her triumph seemed to underscore the TV industry's progress toward inclusivity....

 2020-10-22 13:01 

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Virginia sees 1,332 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 170,104 statewide...

As of October 22, Virginia is now reporting 170,104 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March....

 2020-10-22 12:51 

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Bank robber flees with loads of cash in ex-Soviet Georgia...

Police in the ex-Soviet republic of Georgia are looking for a man who held over 40 people hostage at a bank for hours before releasing them and escaping with the money given to him by authorities....

 2020-10-22 12:48 

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Union Pacific 3Q profit drops 12% but volume surges...

Union Pacific's third-quarter profit declined 12%, but the volume of shipments it handled surged as the economy rebounded from the worst of the virus-related shutdowns earlier this year....

 2020-10-22 12:47 

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Arenas, stadiums find new life as safer options for voting...

Early voting in much of the country has meant hours-long waits at many polling places, but sports venues are emerging as bright spots....

 2020-10-22 12:42 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

The Latest: Biden won't rule out studying court packing...

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden won't rule out studying the addition of members to the Supreme Court as part of a commission he plans to name to look at court reforms if he's elected....

 2020-10-22 12:04 

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American, Southwest join parade of airline losses in 3Q...

The losses are building at U.S. airlines as the coronavirus pandemic cuts into air travel....

 2020-10-22 11:59 

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Nagorno-Karabakh fighting raises threat of escalation...

Heavy fighting over Nagorno-Karabakh is continuing with Armenia and Azerbaijan trading blame for new attacks....

 2020-10-22 11:58 

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Road to 270: Trump's best path to victory hinges on FL, PA...

President Donald Trump still has a path to the 270 Electoral College votes he needs to win reelection....

 2020-10-22 11:51 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

Coca-Cola recovery continues as it grows leaner in pandemic...

The Coca-Cola Co. said it saw gradual improvement in the third quarter, as it turned its focus to emerging leaner from the global pandemic....

 2020-10-22 11:29 

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Elk reintroduction proving successful in southwest Virginia...

The population is said to have grown from 75 to 300 in the past few years...

 2020-10-22 11:14 

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Roanoke swears in first Latina city council member...

On Wednesday, the newest member of Roanoke City Council was sworn in before family and friends....

 2020-10-22 11:04 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

Spain lawmakers set to reject far-right no-confidence motion...

Spanish lawmakers are set to reject a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Pedro Snchez that was called by far-right party Vox over what it says was the government's poor handling of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-10-22 11:04 

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State parks leaders take public input on Natural Bridge State Park master plan...

Virginia state parks leaders said there's a bright future for Natural Bridge State Park in Rockbridge County....

 2020-10-22 11:01 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

Brazilian soccer great Pel turns 80, isolated at home...

Brazilian soccer great Pel will turn 80 on Friday but the celebration will have to wait....

 2020-10-22 10:59 

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US jobless claims likely remain high as layoffs persist...

The government will provide its latest picture Thursday of the pace of job cuts in the United States, which remain elevated with the viral pandemic still impeding the economy seven months after it first erupted....

 2020-10-22 10:29 

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German disease control center urges vigilance as virus rises...

The head of Germany's disease control center is urging people to be vigilant about following coronavirus precautions as the country posted a record daily number of new infections....

 2020-10-22 10:24 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

EU awards human rights prize to Belarus opposition...

The European Union has awarded its top human rights prize to the Belarus opposition movement and its leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya for their challenge to President Alexander Lukashenko's long, hard-line reign....

 2020-10-22 10:11 

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Vatican, China extend bishop agreement over US opposition...

The Vatican and China have extended a controversial accord on bishop nominations over strong opposition from the White House and conservative Catholics....

 2020-10-22 09:43 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

British Airways parent company slashes passenger forecast...

The parent company of British Airways says it cut its fourth-quarter passenger forecast to 30% of last year's level as government restrictions imposed to control the second wave of coronavirus infections reduces demand for flights....

 2020-10-22 09:35 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

The Latest: Werder Bremen player tests positive for virus...

German soccer club Werder Bremen says one of its players has tested positive for the coronavirus and the team's training session has been canceled....

 2020-10-22 08:08 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

Banksy artwork sells for almost $10 million at auction...

Banksy's playful take on a famous Impressionist painting has sold at auction for 7.6 million pounds ($9.8 million)....

 2020-10-22 07:10 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

Analysis: Racial inequity in who takes career, tech courses...

Career and technical education is viewed as a gateway to good jobs....

 2020-10-22 07:07 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

Late summer-like warmth continues...until Sunday...

Daytime temperatures by Sunday may only be in the 50s...

 2020-10-22 07:02 

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Do I need to wear a mask if I'm 6 feet away from others?...

Experts recommend wearing masks in public and staying at least 6 feet away from others to reduce the risk of a coronavirus infection, but whether you should do both could depend on the situation....

 2020-10-22 06:52 

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[ Roanoke, VA ]

Despite pledges, Czechs face 2nd lockdown as system totters...

Amid a record surge of coronavirus infections that's threatening the entire health system with collapse, the Czech Republic is adopting on Thursday exactly the same massive restrictions as in the spring, a situation its prime minister kept saying woul...

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