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 2022-01-05 04:52 

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Gardner leads Virginia's late rally to beat Clemson 75-65...

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Jayden Gardner scored 23 points and Virginia pulled away in the final seven minutes to beat Clemson 75-65 on Tuesday night. Virginia, which has won three of its last four, avenged a 67-50 loss to the Tigers on Dec. 22 that ended...

 2022-01-05 04:31 

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Australia PM meets with National Cabinet amid virus surge...

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia on Wednesday saw rising COVID-19 case numbers and hospitalizations and long queues at testing centers as it continued to battle the rapid spread of the virus in most states. The country recorded more than 64,000 cases, up fro...

 2022-01-05 03:56 

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Seabron rallies NC State past Virginia Tech 68-63...

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Sophomore Dereon Seabron scored 17 of his 21 points in the second half and North Carolina State rallied to beat Virginia Tech 68-63 in Atlantic Coast Conference play on Tuesday night. Seabron sank 8 of 14 shots from the floor ...

 2022-01-05 03:56 

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Pastrnak scores tiebreaker in 3rd, Bruins beat Devils 5-3...

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak scored the tiebreaking goal with 5:49 left in the third period and the Boston Bruins beat the New Jersey Devils 5-3 on Tuesday night. Curtis Lazar had a goal and an assist, Oskar Steen scored his first career goal and th...

 2022-01-05 03:55 

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Barrett has 32, Randle has big return as Knicks beat Pacers...

NEW YORK (AP) — RJ Barrett scored 24 of his 32 points in the first half, Julius Randle had 30 points and 16 rebounds in his first game after coming off the COVID-19 health and safety protocols list, and the New York Knicks beat the Indiana Pacers 10...

 2022-01-05 03:55 

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MOL multilingual LINE account boosts migrant worker vaccination rate...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Ministry of Labor (MOL, ) recently confirmed that the multilingual "Line@E-Line"; app has seen more than 120,000 migrant workers join, and has boosted the vaccination rate among migrant workers to around 90%. The...

 2022-01-05 03:55 

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Lightning beat Blue Jackets 7-2 to stop 3-game slide...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ondrej Palat had two goals and an assist as the Tampa Bay Lightning trounced the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-2 on Tuesday night to break a three-game losing streak. Brayden Point added a goal and two assists for the two-time defend...

 2022-01-05 03:54 

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Morant scores 26, Grizzlies beat Cavs for 6th straight win...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ja Morant scored six of his 26 points in the final 30 seconds, including the go-ahead basket, allowing the Memphis Grizzlies to extend their winning streak to six with a 110-106 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night....

 2022-01-05 03:54 

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Panthers win 4th consecutive game, roll past Flames 6-2...

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The NHL season isn't even half over, yet Calgary coach Darryl Sutter has seen enough to offer big praise to the Florida Panthers. "That's a team that's built for playoff hockey," Sutter said. Few would probab...

 2022-01-05 03:53 

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Suter, Bertuzzi help Detroit make short work of Sharks 6-2...

DETROIT (AP) — Tyler Bertuzzi and Pius Suter each scored twice, including short-handed goals on the same penalty, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the San Jose Sharks 6-2 on Tuesday night. Dylan Larkin and Robby Fabbri also scored for Detroit. Alex Ne...

 2022-01-05 03:53 

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Booker scores 33, leads Suns to 123-110 win over Pelicans...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Devin Booker scored 33 points, Chris Paul added 11 points and 15 assists, and the Phoenix Suns beat the New Orleans Pelicans 123-110 on Tuesday night. Mikal Bridges added 23 points for Phoenix, which picked up its seventh win over...

 2022-01-05 03:52 

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Rhoden, Yetna lead No. 24 Seton Hall past Butler 71-56...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jared Rhoden scored 17 points, Alexis Yetna had 14 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 24 Seton Hall beat Butler 71-56 on Tuesday night. Bryce Aiken added 12 points and seven assists for the Pirates (10-3, 1-2 Big East), who avoided ...

 2022-01-05 03:45 

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Analysis | America feels more divided than ever 1 year after insurrection...

The moment from Jan. 6, 2021 that will always stay with me came about an hour into the insurrection. I was on the steps on the north terrace of the Capitol with our group of six. Somehow, some in the crowd had figured out that we worked for CNN. Word spre...

 2022-01-05 03:32 

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Tech founder out after antisemitic, anti-vaccine screed...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah tech company founder and onetime prominent figure in state Republican politics resigned from the board of the company he started Tuesday after sending an email outlining an antisemitic vaccination conspiracy theory. Davi...

 2022-01-05 03:32 

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PG&E blamed for massive Northern California wildfire...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric power lines sparked last summer's Dixie Fire in Northern California that swept through five counties and burned more than 1,300 homes and other buildings, state fire officials said Tuesday. The bl...

 2022-01-05 03:31 

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Michigan US Rep. Brenda Lawrence won't seek 2022 reelection...

U.S. Rep. Brenda Lawrence plans to retire from Congress at the end of her term, becoming the 25th House Democrat to decide against seeking reelection in 2022, she announced Tuesday. "This year marks my 30th year in elected public service, and I've...

 2022-01-05 02:55 

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Cockburn, Illinois dominate Minnesota 76-53...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kofi Cockburn had 29 points, 10 rebounds and a season-high four blocks for his eighth double-double of the season and Illinois dominated Minnesota 76-53 on Tuesday night for its fourth straight win in the series. Cockburn scored f...

 2022-01-05 02:54 

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Carr, Allen lift No. 14 Texas over short-handed Kansas State...

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Marcus Carr scored 19 points, Timmy Allen had 17 and No. 14 Texas rallied in the second half to beat Kansas State 70-57 on Tuesday night. Courtney Ramey added 14 points and Dylan Disu had 10 for Texas (12-2, 2-0), which has wo...

 2022-01-05 02:54 

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VanVleet tops 30 for third straight game, Raptors rout Spurs...

TORONTO (AP) — Fred VanVleet scored 33 points, Pascal Siakam had 18 points and 12 rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors extended their winning streak to three by beating the San Antonio Spurs 129-104 on Tuesday night. Gary Trent Jr. scored 21 points as ...

 2022-01-05 02:53 

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Rutgers ends 87-year winless streak against Michigan...

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Geo Baker scored 27 points on 10-for-15 shooting and Ron Harper Jr. scored 20 and Rutgers beat depleted Michigan 75-67 on Tuesday night. It was Rutgers' first win against the Wolverines in 15-game series that began Dec. 2...

 2022-01-05 02:53 

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Top-ranked Baylor beats Oklahoma 84-74 for 20th win in row...

WACO, Texas (AP) — James Akinjo matched his career high with 27 points, Adam Flagler scored 22 and top-ranked Baylor stretched its national-best winning streak to 20 games with an 84-74 win over Oklahoma on Tuesday night. Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua...

 2022-01-05 02:52 

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Eason, Pinson lead No. 21 LSU past No. 16 Kentucky, 65-60...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Tari Eason capped his 13-point performance with a dunk following a Kentucky turnover with 13 seconds left, and No. 21 LSU held off the 16th-ranked Wildcats 65-50 on Tuesday night. Xavier Pinson added 11 points for LSU (13-1, ...

 2022-01-05 02:32 

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Rabbi wounded in synagogue shooting sentenced for fraud...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A rabbi who was badly wounded in a deadly antisemitic attack at the Chabad of Poway synagogue in Southern California was sentenced Tuesday to 14 months in federal prison for running a multimillion-dollar donation fraud, authorities ...

 2022-01-05 02:32 

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'Jeopardy!' champion Amy Schneider robbed in Oakland...

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Reigning "Jeopardy!" champion Amy Schneider was robbed at gunpoint over New Year's weekend in Oakland, California. Schneider, an Oakland resident, tweeted about the robbery to her 52,000 followers, saying she was s...

 2022-01-05 02:31 

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Police: R&B singer Derulo involved in Vegas resort scuffle...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Pop and R&B entertainer Jason Derulo was involved in a scuffle with two people early Tuesday at a Las Vegas Strip resort, but the singer, dancer and TikTok star was not arrested or given a summons, police said. Las Vegas police said...

 2022-01-05 02:04 

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US judge blocks work at Nevada geothermal plant for 90 days...

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal judge said Tuesday he intends to temporarily block any construction work for 90 days at a proposed geothermal power plant in Nevada that opponents said would destroy a sacred tribal site and could result in extinction of ...

 2022-01-05 02:04 

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Overdue education plan frustrates New Mexico native leaders...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's plan to address the needs of underserved Indigenous students hasn't been shared with tribal leaders or the public despite promises made by state officials that they would do so last year. Tribal leaders wer...

 2022-01-05 02:00 

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Vietnamese migrant worker reveals difficulties returning home...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A Vietnamese migrant worker recently shared with international news media, the hardships she endured and the high costs it takes to go home during the COVID-19 pandemic. As the pandemic situation worsened, the Vietnamese go...

 2022-01-05 01:54 

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Collection of Norman Mailer's writing finds new publisher...

NEW YORK (AP) — An anthology of the late Norman Mailer's writing that Random House allegedly scheduled for his centennial in 2023 but backed off from, will be released by Skyhorse Publishing. The publisher has taken on such discarded works as Wo...

 2022-01-05 01:52 

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No. 9 Auburn wins 10th straight, 81-66 over South Carolina...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Wendell Green Jr. scored a season-high 22 points and No. 9 Auburn beat South Carolina 81-66 for its 10th straight win Tuesday night. The Tigers (13-1, 2-0 Southeastern Conference) were up by 21 points in the second half before ...

 2022-01-05 01:32 

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Drivers fret about food and fuel while stranded on highway...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — There was no food, water or sleep for Susan Phalen as she spent a frigid night inside her car stopped on Interstate 95 in Virginia. Meera Rao and her husband were only 100 feet past an exit but were unable to move for 16 hours. ...

 2022-01-05 01:31 

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Man free after 37 years due to 'sex for lies' false witness...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia man was freed from prison Tuesday after 37 years in a case marred by detectives who allegedly offered a witness sex and drugs at police headquarters in 1983 in exchange for false testimony. The trial witness was ch...

 2022-01-05 01:04 

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North Korea fires suspected ballistic missile into sea...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired a suspected ballistic missile into its eastern waters on Wednesday, the South Korean and Japanese militaries said, the first such launch in about two months amid long-dormant international diplomacy on the...

 2022-01-05 00:53 

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Hendrickson, 3 other Bengals starters placed on COVID list...

Cincinnati sacks leader Trey Hendrickson and three other starters are among five Bengals that were placed on the COVID-19 reserve list Tuesday. Center Trey Hopkins and left guard Quinton Spain were sidelined along with safety Vonn Bell. The fifth player i...

 2022-01-05 00:52 

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Utah's Ingles enters protocols, Jazz last team to join list...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Joe Ingles entered the NBA's health and safety protocols on Tuesday, the first Utah Jazz player to be added to that list this season. The Jazz had been the only NBA team yet to have a player in protocols this season. All 29...

 2022-01-05 00:33 

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Albania, Brazil, Gabon, Ghana, UAE join Security Council...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council got five new members Tuesday, as Albania, Brazil, Gabon, Ghana and the United Arab Emirates formally took up the posts they won in an election in June. Ambassadors made brief remarks, installed their c...

 2022-01-05 00:32 

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Tech founder out after antisemitic, anti-vaccine email...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah tech company founder and onetime prominent figure in state Republican politics resigned from the board of the company he started Tuesday after sending an email outlining an antisemitic vaccination conspiracy theory. Davi...

 2022-01-05 00:32 

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Bengals' Hendrickson, 3 other starters placed on COVID list...

Cincinnati sacks leader Trey Hendrickson and three other starters are among five Bengals that were placed on the COVID-19 reserve list Tuesday. Center Trey Hopkins and left guard Quinton Spain were sidelined along with safety Vonn Bell. The fifth player i...

 2022-01-05 00:31 

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Live updates: National Guard members in Texas refuse vaccine...

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas officials indicated Tuesday that thousands of National Guard members are refusing COVID-19 vaccines in the latest challenge against a Biden administration order that requires all members of the military to get one. A lawsuit fi...

 2022-01-05 00:18 

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Michigan State WR Jayden Reed returning in 2022...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan state receiver and kick returner Jayden Reed is returning to play for the Spartans in 2022. Reed announced his decision Tuesday on social media. "I've come to a final decision to return to Michigan State and us...

 2022-01-05 00:06 

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Historic Salt Lake council majority LGBTQ, people of color...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City has sworn in a historic new city council where the majority of members identify as LGBTQ, and most are people of color. Councilwoman Victoria Petro-Eschler said Monday the makeup of the seven-member council is no...

 2022-01-05 00:05 

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Arizona governor wants schools open despite virus surge...

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Tuesday took what he called "preemptive action" to keep public school students in classrooms despite rising coronavirus hospitalizations as the more contagious omicron variant spreads. The Republican...

 2022-01-05 00:05 

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Jan. 6 panel seeks interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection on Tuesday requested an interview with Fox News personality Sean Hannity, one of former President Donald Trump's closest allies in the media, as the committee c...

 2022-01-05 00:04 

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Democratic legislator running for US House seat in Arkansas...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Democratic state legislator is running for a Republican-held U.S. House seat in east Arkansas, a spokesman for the state party said Tuesday. State Rep. Monte Hodges planned Wednesday to formally launch his bid for the 1st ...

 2022-01-05 00:04 

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Kentucky GOP lawmakers put redistricting on fast track...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's Republican legislative leaders signaled Tuesday that they want to wrap up redistricting work quickly, putting the proposed new maps on a fast track toward passage late this week. Senate and House redistricting bi...

 2022-01-04 23:59 

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Biden urges concern but not alarm in US as omicron rises...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden urged concern but not alarm Tuesday as the United States set records for daily reported COVID-19 cases and his administration struggled to ease concerns about testing shortages, school closures and other disrupt...

 2022-01-04 23:59 

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Mayor: DeSantis should take care of Florida, not just family...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida's Republican governor recently defended his lack of public appearances during the omicron surge, saying he was with his wife who is undergoing cancer treatment, but a Democratic mayor of one of Florida's largest ...

 2022-01-04 23:54 

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Trump cancels Florida press conference scheduled for Jan. 6...

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump has canceled a press conference he had planned to hold in Florida on the anniversary of the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol by his supporters. Trump said in a statement Tuesday evening that he would instead...

 2022-01-04 23:53 

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Jets place LT Fant, DE Huff, TE Brown on injured reserve...

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets placed left tackle George Fant and defensive end Bryce Huff on injured reserve Tuesday, ending their seasons before the team's finale at Buffalo. Tight end Dan Brown was also placed on the practice squ...

 2022-01-04 23:53 

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Titans linebacker Bud Dupree cited for misdemeanor assault...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee outside linebacker Bud Dupree has been charged with misdemeanor assault in connection with a physical altercation at a Walgreen's hours after the Titans clinched their second straight AFC South title. Metro Nash...

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