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 2022-01-21 00:54 

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Analysis: NFL moving closer to 1st female head coach...

The NFL is moving closer to having its first female head coach. It may take a few more years, perhaps another decade. However, the question is no longer if it'll happen but when it will happen. "We asked basically everybody that, including all the...

 2022-01-21 00:54 

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Croswell, Horchler lead No. 21 Providence over Georgetown...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ed Croswell scored 15 points and Noah Horchler had 14 with seven rebounds to lead No. 21 Providence past Georgetown 83-75 on Thursday. Al Durham had 15 points and Nate Watson 10 for the Friars (15-2, 5-1 Big East), who won fo...

 2022-01-21 00:54 

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CSX railroad's Q4 profit jumps 23% even though volume slips...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — CSX railroad's fourth-quarter profit jumped 23% even though volume slipped amid the ongoing supply chain challenges. The Jacksonville, Florida-based railroad said Thursday it earned $934 million, or 42 cents per share. That...

 2022-01-21 00:54 

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Packers' Campbell's bet on himself pays huge dividends...

Green Bay Packers linebacker De'Vondre Campbell remembers every critical comment he received after fighting through nagging injuries while playing for the Arizona Cardinals last season. He used it as motivation to become the first Packers inside lineb...

 2022-01-21 00:54 

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French energy giant Total joins push for Myanmar sanctions...

PARIS (AP) — French energy conglomerate TotalEnergies has asked the American and French governments to support targeted sanctions against Myanmar's oil and gas funds, the largest single source of income for the country's military leaders. In...

 2022-01-21 00:53 

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The Latest: Osaka, Barty could set Australian Open matchup...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Friday at the Australian Open (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Day 5 at the Australian Open features two much-anticipated matchups that could lead to an even bigger one. Defending champion Naomi Osaka faces Ama...

 2022-01-21 00:32 

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Florida man charged after 4 found dead at Canada-US border...

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — A Florida man was charged Thursday with human smuggling after the bodies of four people, including a baby and a teen, were found in Canada near the U.S. border in what authorities believe was a failed crossing attempt durin...

 2022-01-21 00:32 

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Who are the 3 officers on trial in George Floyd's killing?...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Three former Minneapolis who face federal civil rights charges in the killing of George Floyd aren't as familiar to most people as Derek Chauvin, a fellow officer who was convicted of murder last spring. Thomas Lane and J. Kue...

 2022-01-21 00:32 

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Democrats eye new strategy after failure of voting bill...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats were picking up the pieces Thursday following the collapse of their top-priority voting rights legislation, with some shifting their focus to a narrower bipartisan effort to repair laws Donald Trump exploited in his bid t...

 2022-01-21 00:31 

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NTSB: Require small planes to have carbon monoxide detectors...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. crash investigators are urging the Federal Aviation Administration to require private planes to be equipped with carbon monoxide detectors, citing deadly crashes that were attributed to poisoning by the odorless gas. The Natio...

 2022-01-21 00:19 

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Valeri leaves Timbers for Lanus in Argentina's top division...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Timbers midfielder Diego Valeri is heading home to Argentina. The Timbers on Thursday announced an agreement with Lanus for the transfer of the 35-year-old former league MVP. Lanus plays in Argentina's top division...

 2022-01-21 00:05 

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US charges Belarus with air piracy in reporter's arrest...

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. prosecutors charged four Belarusian government officials on Thursday with aircraft piracy for diverting a Ryanair flight last year to arrest an opposition journalist, using a ruse that there was a bomb threat. The charges, annou...

 2022-01-21 00:05 

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In Georgia, GOP upheaval over elections continues into 2022...

ATLANTA (AP) — The storm over how Georgia's elections are run is far from abating, as Republicans echoing former President Donald Trump's falsehoods about a stolen 2020 election make new proposals atop last year's state law that set a be...

 2022-01-21 00:04 

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San Francisco subpoenas unauthorized COVID testing operator...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's city attorney has issued subpoenas seeking records from an unauthorized COVID-19 test operator and laboratory suspected of trying to scam people out of money or personal information. City Attorney David Chiu ...

 2022-01-21 00:04 

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Arizona bill would ban transgender girls, women from teams...

PHOENIX (AP) — Transgender girls and women would be barred from competing on the high school or college sports team that aligns with their gender identity under a proposed Arizona law that was approved on party lines by a state Senate committee on T...

 2022-01-21 00:04 

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Review: 'The King's Daughter' is truly a royal, watery mess...

Once upon a time there was a film that didn't know what it was. A romantic comedy? Perhaps. A period drama? A fairy tale? A tween fantasy mixed with royal intrigue? No matter. Producers threw a lot of cash at the film and filled it with movie stars. T...

 2022-01-21 00:03 

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ESPN shift in Australian Open coverage challenging for fans...

Tennis fans used to staying up through the night to watch the Australian Open have had to change their viewing habits and are having trouble finding some of the matches they want to see. ESPN has dramatically reduced the amount of coverage on ESPN2 during...

 2022-01-20 23:59 

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Early treatment could tame peanut allergies in small kids...

NEW YORK (AP) — Young children might be able to overcome their peanut allergies if treated at an early enough age, according to a study published Thursday. The researchers gave increasing amounts of peanut protein powder to a group of toddlers to bu...

 2022-01-20 23:54 

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Report: Peloton pauses production on bikes, treadmills...

NEW YORK (AP) — Peloton's shares tumbled on Thursday after a media report said the exercise and treadmill company was temporarily halting production of its connected fitness products amid waning consumer demand. Shares fell nearly 24%, or $7.62 ...

 2022-01-20 23:53 

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Vikings interview Browns' Cook, Pats' Wolf for GM job...

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings completed their first round of general manager interviews Thursday by meeting with Cleveland vice president of player personnel Glenn Cook and New England scouting consultant Eliot Wolf. Philadelphia defensi...

 2022-01-20 23:53 

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MLB's snail-paced lockout talks to resume with union offer...

NEW YORK (AP) — Locked out baseball players plan to make a counteroffer to management on Monday, 11 days after clubs gave the union a proposal when the snail-paced negotiations resumed following a 42-day break. The players' association asked Maj...

 2022-01-20 23:32 

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US charges 2nd key suspect in killing of Haiti's president...

MIAMI (AP) — A Haitian-Chilean businessman considered a key suspect in the killing of Haitian President Jovenel Mose appeared in U.S. federal court on Thursday and was accused of providing weapons to former Colombian soldiers charged with fatally sh...

 2022-01-20 23:32 

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Jury selected for federal trial over George Floyd's killing...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A jury was picked Thursday for the federal trial of three Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd's killing, with the judge stressing repeatedly that fellow Officer Derek Chauvin's conviction on state murde...

 2022-01-20 23:31 

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Long-sought Great Lakes projects get funding under new law...

A project that will boost Great Lakes shipping in a crucial bottleneck and another intended to protect the lakes from invasive carp will get big funding increases under the Biden administration's infrastructure package, officials said Thursday. The U....

 2022-01-20 22:55 

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CSX railroad's 4Q profit jumps 23% even though volume slips...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — CSX railroad's fourth-quarter profit jumped 23% even though volume slipped amid the ongoing supply chain challenges. The Jacksonville, Florida-based railroad said Thursday it earned $934 million, or 42 cents per share. That...

 2022-01-20 22:55 

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Netflix stock plunges as subscriber growth worries deepen...

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Netflix delivered its latest quarter of disappointing subscriber growth during the final three months of last year, a trend that management foresees continuing into the new year as tougher competition is undercutting the vid...

 2022-01-20 22:55 

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EXPLAINER: Why fear of 5G halting flights has faded...

The rollout of new 5G wireless service in the U.S. failed to have the much-dreaded result of crippling air travel, although it began in rocky fashion, with international airlines canceling some flights to the U.S. and spotty problems showing up on domesti...

 2022-01-20 22:54 

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Peru: 21 beaches polluted by spill linked to Tonga eruption...

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru declared an environmental emergency on Thursday after announcing that 21 beaches on the Pacific coast were contaminated by an oil spill at a refinery run by Spain-based Repsol, following surging waves caused by the eruption of...

 2022-01-20 22:54 

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Year 2: Biden plans more public outreach, less legislating...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden launched into his second year in office Thursday with a new focus on making fatigued Americans believe they're better off under his leadership as he embraces a pared-back agenda before the midterm elections....

 2022-01-20 22:53 

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NCAA ratifies new constitution, paving way to restructuring...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NCAA member schools voted to ratify a new, streamlined constitution Thursday, paving the way for a decentralized approach to governing college sports that will hand more power to schools and conferences. The vote was overwhelming...

 2022-01-20 22:53 

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ESPN will not send reporters to Beijing Olympics...

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — ESPN has joined the increasing number of media companies that will not be sending reporters to next month's Beijing Olympics due to continued concerns about rising COVID-19 cases worldwide and China's strict policy abou...

 2022-01-20 22:52 

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Titans defenders feeling healthy, ready to peak in playoffs...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee linebacker Bud Dupree feels as good as he's been all season and possibly is as healthy as he's been in well over a year. That could go for the rest of his Titans defensive teammates. And the timing couldn...

 2022-01-20 22:34 

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New vehicles to be rated on how they make drivers stay alert...

DETROIT (AP) — Two organizations that influence many Americans' automobile buying decisions will begin rating vehicles on how well they track behavior of motorists who use partially automated driver-assist systems. Consumer Reports and the Insur...

 2022-01-20 22:33 

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Rittenhouse seeks return of gun used during Kenosha protest...

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Kyle Rittenhouse, the Illinois man acquitted of fatally shooting two men and wounding a third during street protests in Kenosha in 2020, is seeking the return of the gun and other property that police seized after his arrest. Ri...

 2022-01-20 22:33 

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Native American tribe, New Mexico ink water leasing deal...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Native American tribe has agreed to lease more of its water to help address dwindling supplies in the Colorado River Basin, officials announced Thursday. The agreement involves the Jicarilla Apache Nation, the New Mexico I...

 2022-01-20 22:33 

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4 found dead in blizzard in Canada near US border...

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The bodies of four people, including an infant and a teen, were found in the Canadian province of Manitoba near the United States border in what the Royal Canadian Mounted Police believe was a failed crossing attempt during...

 2022-01-20 22:32 

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California's COVID gun store shutdowns ruled illegal...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two California counties violated the Constitution's right to keep and bear arms when they shut down gun and ammunition stores in 2020 as nonessential businesses during the coronavirus pandemic, a federal appeals court r...

 2022-01-20 22:32 

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LGBTQ dating ban at BYU probed in federal investigation...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. Department of Education has opened a civil-rights investigation into how LGBTQ students are disciplined at Brigham Young University, a private religious school. The complaint under investigation came after the school s...

 2022-01-20 22:31 

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4 Belarus officials charged with air piracy...

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. prosecutors charged four Belarusian government officials on Thursday with aircraft piracy for diverting a Ryanair flight last year to arrest an opposition journalist, using a ruse that there was a bomb threat. The charges, annou...

 2022-01-20 22:18 

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Arbitrator: UConn coach Ollie improperly fired; owed $11M...

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — An arbitrator has ruled that UConn improperly fired former men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie and must pay him more than $11 million, Ollie's lawyer said Thursday. Attorney Jacques Parenteau called Thursday's ruling ...

 2022-01-20 22:18 

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Robot umpires at home plate moving up to Triple-A for 2022...

NEW YORK (AP) — Robot umpires have been given a promotion and will be just one step from the major leagues this season. Major League Baseball is expanding its automated strike zone experiment to Triple-A, the highest level of the minor leagues. MLB&...

 2022-01-20 22:06 

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California water districts will get more supply than planned...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Last month's wet winter storms led California officials on Thursday to announce they'll release more water than initially planned from state storage to local agencies that provide water for 27 million people and vas...

 2022-01-20 22:06 

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SC Senate passes new US House districts with minimal changes...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate approved a new map for the state's U.S. House seats on Thursday, making minimal changes to the current seven districts of which all but one reliably elect Republicans. Senators voted 26-15 vote for...

 2022-01-20 22:05 

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McConnell: Black people vote at similar rates to 'Americans'...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell is drawing criticism for comments he made shortly before the GOP blocked a federal elections bill, when he said that "African American" voters cast ballots at similar rates to &...

 2022-01-20 22:05 

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Supreme Court won't speed challenge to Texas abortion limits...

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the latest setback for abortion rights in Texas, the Supreme Court on Thursday refused to speed up the ongoing court case over the state's ban on most abortions. Over dissents from the three liberal justices, the court decli...

 2022-01-20 22:05 

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French premier says vaccine pass to go into effect Monday...

PARIS (AP) — French Prime Minister Jean Castex says a new COVID-19 pass will go into effect Monday, severely restricting the public lives of those who refuse to get inoculated by banning them from domestic flights, restaurants, sports events and oth...

 2022-01-20 22:05 

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Brazilian samba singer Elza Soares dies at 91...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian samba singer Elza Soares died in her Rio de Janeiro home on Thursday afternoon, family members said on the artist's official Instagram account. She was 91. The singer "moved the world with her voice, her stren...

 2022-01-20 22:04 

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Q&A: Aguilera picks up Spanish full force with "LA FUERZA"...

NEW YORK (AP) — Christina Aguilera doesn't pick up exactly where she left 22 years ago with her Latin Grammy winning Spanish album "Mi Reflejo." The superstar singer comes full force as a "grown woman and a mother" to showcase he...

 2022-01-20 22:04 

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Kentucky congressman against mandates says he has COVID-19...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky congressman who has been critical of pandemic mask and vaccine mandates said he has tested positive for COVID-19. Rep. Thomas Massie, a Republican from northern Kentucky, tweeted Thursday that he is not vaccinated b...

 2022-01-20 21:54 

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Israel's attorney general orders probe of NSO spyware claims...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's attorney general said Thursday he was launching an investigation into Israeli police's use of phone surveillance technology following reports that investigators improperly tracked targets without authorization. In a...

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