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 2021-12-05 18:40 

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Bipartisan tributes pour in following death of Bob Dole...

Republican and Democratic members of Congress sent an outpouring of condolences on Sunday following the news of the death of longtime lawmaker and World War II hero Bob Dole....

 2021-12-05 18:17 

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Chris Cuomo denies allegations of sexual misconduct after being fired from CNN...

Anchor Chris Cuomo has denied an allegation of sexual misconduct made against him following his firing from CNN....

 2021-12-05 17:37 

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Meet the Press - December 5, 2021...

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Sen. Mike Braun (R-Ind.), Director of NIH Dr. Francis Collins, Eugene Daniels, Errin Haines, Stephen Hayes and Ashley Parker...

 2021-12-05 17:05 

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San Francisco restaurant hit with negative reviews after asking officers to leave...

Hilda and Jesse seated three uniformed officers on Friday but said its staff became uncomfortable with the presence of...

 2021-12-05 16:47 

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Bob Dole, WWII hero and former Republican presidential candidate, dies at 98...

Bob Dole, the longtime Republican lawmaker who overcame near-fatal injuries from World War II to become a leader of his political party, has died. He was 98....

 2021-12-05 16:43 

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Fauci: U.S. reevaluating southern Africa travel ban, 'hopefully' it will be lifted...

Top U.S. infectious disease official Anthony Fauci said on Sunday he hopes the ban on travelers from south African countries can be lifted in a...

 2021-12-05 16:10 

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Democracy is 'failed' or 'in trouble' among young voters...

The largest segment of this block of Americans is the non-college segment and they're not fans of the Biden White House. But they don't accept the GOP label....

 2021-12-05 15:19 

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U.S. and other nations condemn Taliban over 'summary killings' of former security forces...

The U.S. and other countries have told the Taliban they are...

 2021-12-05 14:59 

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House Republican posts photo of his family holding guns days after Michigan school shooting...

Republican Rep. Thomas Massie, R-K.Y., has received massive backlash after posting a photo on Saturday of himself and his family, smiling and posing with an assortment of guns, just days after four teenagers were killed in a shooting at a Michigan high sc...

 2021-12-05 13:00 

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Is the best strategy against omicron to boost with the original vaccine?...

Omicron variant: Do current Covid vaccines and boosters protect against the new variant?...

 2021-12-05 12:03 

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Avalanche in Austria kills 3 skiers, injures 2...

Three skiers have been killed and two injured in an avalanche in central Austria, authorities said Sunday....

 2021-12-05 11:26 

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At least 14 civilians mistakenly killed by Indian forces in remote northeast...

At least 14 tribal civilians were mistakenly killed when Indian forces opened fire in the northeastern state of Nagaland, officials said....

 2021-12-05 11:02 

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Corporations are turning to forest credits in the race to go 'carbon-neutral.' Advocates worry about 'greenwashing.'...

Demand for "forest credits" is soaring. Advocates worry the system gives corporations an easy way to duck the harder work of really cutting carbon emissions....

 2021-12-05 09:30 

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A turbulent week of GOP infighting raises the stakes for the 2022 elections...

A turbulent week of GOP infighting raises the stakes for the 2022 elections...

 2021-12-05 09:30 

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In Georgia, Stacey Abrams relies on new voters to buck history...

An Abrams campaign analysis provided exclusively to NBC News shows an electorate that is bigger, younger and less white....

 2021-12-05 09:00 

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Indonesia volcano death toll rises as search for missing continues...

At least 13 people are dead and seven are missing in a deadly eruption of the highest volcano on Indonesia's most densely populated island of Java....

 2021-12-05 08:42 

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Grand Ole Opry country singer Stonewall Jackson dies at 89...

Country musician Stonewall Jackson, who sang on the Grand Ole Opry and had No. 1 hits, died Saturday after a battle with vascular dementia....

 2021-12-05 05:55 

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Michigan school shooting probe widens beyond suspect, parents...

Michigan authorities are moving forward with a broad investigation into Tuesday's school shooting, including a probe into the possibility of an accomplice to...

 2021-12-05 02:47 

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Woman missing for nearly a month found safe, San Diego police say...

A 20-year-old woman whose family had not heard from her for nearly month has been found safe, California police said....

 2021-12-05 02:06 

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DNA leads police to identity of teen in 1980 Nevada cold case...

The victim, who had been known only as...

 2021-12-04 22:24 

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CNN fires Chris Cuomo after suspension...

CNN on Saturday terminated host Chris Cuomo after an investigation by the New York attorney general showed in more detail how he helped his brother, the former governor, defend himself against sexual misconduct allegations....

 2021-12-04 20:34 

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Passenger exits Southwest Airlines plane while aircraft is taxiing to gate in Phoenix, officials say...

A passenger exited a Southwest Airlines plane through a rear door while the aircraft was taxiing to a gate at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport....

 2021-12-04 18:04 

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Bitcoin prices plunge dramatically overnight...

Bitcoin prices dropped dramatically early Saturday morning. The price of the world's most prominent cryptocurrency was down 12 percent at about 4:20 a.m....

 2021-12-04 17:08 

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Biden, Putin to talk next week as tensions grow over Russian troop buildup on Ukraine's border...

President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin will speak in a video call Tuesday as tensions between the U.S. and Russia escalate over a Russian troop buildup on the Ukrainian border seen as a sign of a potential invasion....

 2021-12-04 17:07 

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South Carolina nursing director charged with making fake Covid vaccination cards...

A nursing director in Columbia, South Carolina, was charged with making fake Covid-19 vaccination cards, according to federal authorities....

 2021-12-04 16:14 

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How unusual is it to charge parents in a school shooting?...

Guns used in U.S. school shootings have often come from the homes of young perpetrators, but parents are rarely charged for the violence that occurs, experts say....

 2021-12-04 15:35 

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Omicron cases confirmed in 6 more U.S. states as delta still biggest Covid threat...

Six more U.S. states confirmed their first cases of the Covid-19 omicron variant, as experts warned the delta variant will likely be a bigger threat in winter....

 2021-12-04 13:05 

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A white man shot his Black neighbor in Missouri, claiming self-defense. Neighbors tell a different story....

Tensions are building in a small, rural community in Missouri over the death of a Black man shot by his neighbor in a trailer park....

 2021-12-04 11:32 

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Italian dentist presents fake arm for vaccine to get Covid pass...

A dentist in Italy faces possible criminal charges after trying to receive a coronavirus vaccine in a fake arm made of silicone....

 2021-12-04 10:41 

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Any move by China to invade Taiwan would have 'terrible consequences,' Blinken says...

Any move by China to invade Taiwan would have "terrible consequences," U.S....

 2021-12-04 09:30 

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Ghislaine Maxwell's defense keeps 'spotlight' on Epstein, other powerful men...

The British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell is the one accused of sex trafficking, but during the first five days of testimony in a New York City courtroom her...

 2021-12-04 09:30 

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Anti-abortion advocates thrilled with possibility of overturning Roe v. Wade...

Anti-abortion advocates are excited about the possibility of overturning Roe v. Wade, even as they prepare to fight to defend their potential gain....

 2021-12-04 07:17 

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Parents of suspected Michigan school shooter in custody after manhunt...

The parents of the teenager suspected in Tuesday's school shooting in Michigan were taken into custody early Saturday morning after a manhunt, Detroit police said....

 2021-12-04 05:43 

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Former Netflix engineer, friend sentenced in insider trading scheme...

A former Netflix software engineer and his friend were sentenced Friday in an insider-trading scheme that relied on subscriber data, federal prosecutors said....

 2021-12-04 03:32 

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Nevada court sides with gunmakers in Las Vegas mass shooting suit...

Nevada's Supreme Court ruled gun manufacturers cannot be held responsible for the deaths in the 2017 mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip....

 2021-12-04 01:37 

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Trump-allied lawyer says he'll take the Fifth with Jan. 6 committee...

John Eastman, the lawyer who wrote memos arguing then-Vice President Mike Pence could overturn the 2020 election, said he plans on invoking his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination with the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on th...

 2021-12-04 01:35 

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Ohio homeowner convicted of killing 2 teens he caught smoking pot in his garage...

An Ohio man has been convicted in the fatal shooting of two teens he found smoking marijuana inside a vehicle in his garage....

 2021-12-04 00:49 

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Pfizer could have vaccine data for kids under age 5 by year-end, CEO says...

Children under age 5 are the only group in the U.S. not eligible to get a shot....

 2021-12-04 00:32 

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Man accused of killing 10 people at Colorado supermarket found incompetent to stand trial...

The man accused of killing 10 people at a Colorado grocery in March was found incompetent to stand trial Friday, officials said....

 2021-12-04 00:20 

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Wisconsin's Democratic governor vetoes five GOP abortion bills...

Wisconsin's Democratic Gov. Tony Evers vetoed five Republican-authored anti-abortion bills on Friday, two days after the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that could curtail if not end a woman's right to abortion....

 2021-12-03 23:35 

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Justice Department launches civil rights inquiry into NY's Mount Vernon police...

The U.S. DOJ announced Friday it's opening up a federal civil rights probe into the Mount Vernon Police Department in New York....

 2021-12-03 22:55 

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Covid cases on the rise again, but it's still delta, not omicron, driving the surge...

More and more cases of omicron are being detected in the U.S. but the delta variant is still driving the cases in the country....

 2021-12-03 21:50 

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Maxwell accuser was frequently at Epstein's Florida mansion, ex-property manager says...

The woman who claims she was just 14 when Ghislaine Maxwell began...

 2021-12-03 21:48 

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Parents of school shooters are rarely charged...

Experts say the charges against the parents of the Michigan high school shooter are...

 2021-12-03 21:44 

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Do vaccines work against omicron? Lab studies are coming, but won't tell whole story....

Do the vaccines protect against the omicron variant? Lab study results are expected soon, but more research will also be needed....

 2021-12-03 21:09 

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Biden warns Putin against Ukraine invasion...

President Joe Biden on Friday pledged to make it "very, very difficult" for Russia's Vladimir Putin to take military action in Ukraine and said new initiatives coming from his administration are intended to deter Russian aggression....

 2021-12-03 20:49 

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The U.S. seized a record $1 billion of bitcoin a year ago. Its value has tripled....

The largest-ever seizure of cryptocurrency by the U.S. government has worked out to be a windfall for taxpayers....

 2021-12-03 20:43 

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Army replaces decades-old fitness exam with more rigorous test...

Army replaces decades-old fitness exam with more rigorous test...

 2021-12-03 20:24 

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Maryland home burns down during owner's ill-fated snake fight...

A large structure fire that destroyed a Maryland home in November was caused by the homeowner's ill-fated attempt to clear a snake infestation by smoking them...

 2021-12-03 19:58 

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Cold Case slaying in Massachusetts cracked by DNA recovered from conch shell, officials say...

David Reed, 53, was indicted for the 2001 alleged slaying of his half-sister, Rose Marie Moniz, officials said. Reed's DNA was recovered from a conch shell....

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