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 2022-01-27 01:00 

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RHP Tropeano gets minor deal with Rangers, invite to camp...

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Right-hander Nick Tropeano has agreed on a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers, a deal the team said Wednesday includes an invitation to major league spring trainin......

 2022-01-27 00:58 

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Rapinoe, Lavelle re-sign with OL Reign...

Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle are back with OL Reign. The National Women's Soccer League club re-signed Rapinoe to a one-year deal while Lavelle's new deal is for two. Terms were not released. Rap......

 2022-01-27 00:58 

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Lawmakers say Youngkin backs ban on Dominion campaign cash...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A bipartisan trio of Virginia lawmakers said Wednesday that Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin's administration has conveyed the governor's support for bills that would ban Dominio......

 2022-01-27 00:52 

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New York AG: No basis for Trump's lawsuit challenging probe...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's attorney general wants to put a stop to former President Donald Trump's attempted end-run around a yearslong civil investigation into his business practices, asking a jud......

 2022-01-27 00:50 

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 2022-01-27 00:47 

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Mississippi has 10th pediatric death from COVID-19...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Health Department said Wednesday that a child has died of COVID-19. This was the state's 10th pediatric death from the coronavirus since pandemic started in 20......

 2022-01-27 00:46 

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WA Legislature OKs pause to long-term care program and tax...

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Washington state Legislature on Wednesday fast-tracked a delay of the implementation of a long-term care program — and the payroll tax that pays for it — to address solven......

 2022-01-27 00:46 

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'Navalny' aims to make noise for imprisoned Russian leader...

NEW YORK (AP) — Within hours of Russian authorities officially adding Alexei Navalny to the country's registry of terrorists and extremists, a new documentary about the imprisoned Russian oppositi......

 2022-01-27 00:45 

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Hospital patient without COVID shot denied heart transplant...

BOSTON (AP) — A Boston hospital is defending itself after a man's family claimed he was denied a new heart for refusing to be vaccinated against COVID-19, saying most transplant programs around the......

 2022-01-27 00:41 

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Seoul: N Korea fires projectile in 6th launch this month...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's military says North Korea has fired at least one unidentified projectile into the sea in its sixth weapons launch this month. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of S......

 2022-01-27 00:39 

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Blackhawks to consider candidates from outside hockey for GM...

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks are taking an unusual approach to their search for their next general manager and plan to make a decision before the NHL trade deadline in March.Blackhawks CEO......

 2022-01-27 00:37 

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Kings guard Terence Davis out indefinitely with wrist injury...

ATLANTA (AP) — Sacramento Kings guard Terence Davis will be out indefinitely after injuring his right wrist in Tuesday night's loss to the Boston Celtics.Kings interim coach Alvin Gentry said befor......

 2022-01-27 00:31 

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49ers deal with the playoff highs and lows of Garoppolo...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo's playoff performance is all anyone would need to understand the decisions the San Francisco 49ers made last offseason at quarterback.The lack of downfiel......

 2022-01-27 00:29 

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Indiana lawmakers advance bill targeting K-12 curriculum...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana lawmakers are moving forward with a series of contentious Republican-backed bills that they say would increase transparency of K-12 school curricula and restrict student......

 2022-01-27 00:21 

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Bills GM Beane sees progress, plans to make it continue...

Brandon Beane just can't watch.With the sting of his team's crushing playoff exit still fresh in his mind, Buffalo general manager Beane has been unable to muster the strength to re-watch the Bills......

 2022-01-27 00:19 

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Mott Foundation gives MSU $25M for Flint-based research...

LANSING, Mich (AP) — The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation donated $25 million to Michigan State University to expand public health in Flint, Michigan, it was announced on Wednesday.The grant will bo......

 2022-01-27 00:19 

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Marijuana legalization bill clears House panel in Delaware...

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Democrat-led House committee voted mostly along party lines Wednesday to release a bill legalizing recreational marijuana use by adults in Delaware.A lone Republican joined Dem......

 2022-01-27 00:14 

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Montana Republicans seek leniency on vaccine mandates...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana's governor and its two Republican members of Congress are asking the Biden administration to grant exemptions from the COVID-19 vaccine mandate to federally funded heal......

 2022-01-27 00:10 

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Mack out as Louisville hoops coach, Pegues named interim...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Chris Mack is out as Louisville men's basketball coach after he and the school agreed to part ways. Assistant Mike Pegues has been named interim coach for the remainder of th......

 2022-01-27 00:10 

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Illinois man surfed porn site before fatal crash: charges...

CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — An Illinois man was surfing a pornographic website moments before his tractor-trailer collided with a tar tanker near Lowell, killing the road construction worker who was d......

 2022-01-27 00:07 

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Canucks hire Swedish-born Patrik Allvin as general manager...

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jim Rutherford says there are some big decisions looming for the Vancouver Canucks, but the team's president of hockey operations has crossed one large task off h......

 2022-01-26 23:59 

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Spotify says it will grant Young's request to remove music...

NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Young's music will be removed from Spotify at his request, following the veteran rock star's protest over the streaming service airing a popular podcast that featured a figure ......

 2022-01-26 23:58 

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Business Highlights:...

___Fed plans to raise rates as soon as March to cool inflationWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it will likely begin a series of interest-rate hikes in March. That would......

 2022-01-26 23:56 

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19 year old accused of having loaded gun at basketball game...

BOX ELDER, S.D. (AP) — Authorities in southwestern South Dakota say a 19 year old was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly brought a loaded weapon to a high school basketball game.Box Elder police s......

 2022-01-26 23:53 

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Oregon school district loses COVID funds for ditching masks...

ALSEA, Ore. (AP) — A western Oregon school board in a small, rural district that voted to defy state mask-wearing requirements will lose federal COVID-19 relief funds, according to the Oregon Depar......

 2022-01-26 23:52 

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World's oldest male gorilla dies at Atlanta zoo at age of 61...

ATLANTA, Ga. (AP) — The world's oldest male gorilla, named Ozzie, was found dead by his care team at the Atlanta zoo Tuesday, zoo officials announced. Ozzie was 61. The cause of the gorilla's death......

 2022-01-26 23:39 

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Wambach, Rogers, Jones on US Soccer inclusion panel...

CHICAGO (AP) — Former players Abby Wambach, Robbie Rogers and Cobi Jones were appointed Wednesday to a seven-person advisory council on inclusion by the U.S. Soccer Federation.Titled Game Changers ......

 2022-01-26 23:36 

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Penguins sign veteran F Jeff Carter to 2-year extension...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jeff Carter still has plenty of hockey in front of him.The veteran Pittsburgh Penguins forward agreed to a two-year contract extension with the team on Wednesday that runs through......

 2022-01-26 23:35 

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 2022-01-26 23:33 

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Army's highest ranking Muslim soldier is also a TikTok star...

(RNS) — Roughly half of the content creators on social media platform TikTok are under the age of 28. It's just one reason why the popularity of Army Colonel Khallid Shabazz, who has some 43,000 fo......

 2022-01-26 23:27 

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New Giants GM Schoen talks process, building the right way...

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Rather than promise a quick turnover, new general manager Joe Schoen promised to build the New York Giants the right way while keeping in mind he wants to see improveme......

 2022-01-26 23:26 

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Mississippi capital city struggles with aging water system...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The unreliable water system in Mississippi's capital city causes problems several times a year at Styles of Essence hair salon, where water service can suddenly get cut off as......

 2022-01-26 23:20 

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Official says Puerto Rico's Senate targeted by cyberattack...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's Senate announced Wednesday that it was the target of a cyberattack that disabled its internet provider, phone system and official online page, the latest ......

 2022-01-26 23:13 

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Arizona marks 2 years since state's first COVID-19 case...

PHOENIX (AP) — As some expressed cautious optimism that Arizona's surge of COVID-19 will soon peak, public health experts, overworked health care workers and former Arizona State University student......

 2022-01-26 23:12 

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Moderna begins testing omicron-matched COVID shots in adults...

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Moderna has begun testing an omicron-specific COVID-19 booster in healthy adults.The company announced Wednesday that the first participant had received a dose. Earlier this......

 2022-01-26 23:10 

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Senate panel OKs working poor tax credit Dems, Ducey want...

PHOENIX (AP) — A Democratic proposal to create a new tax credit for working low-income Arizonans that Republican Gov. Doug Ducey adopted as part of his budget proposal was approved by an Arizona Se......

 2022-01-26 23:07 

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SC senator gets 7-year wish for medical marijuana debate...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Sen. Tom Davis walked up to the well of the Senate about 1:45 p.m. Wednesday to finally get the medical marijuana debate to which he has dedicated more than sev......

 2022-01-26 23:03 

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NRC fines owner of former nuke plant for 2nd security lapse...

LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — For the second time in as many months, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has fined the owners of a former New Jersey nuclear power plant for security-related violat......

 2022-01-26 23:03 

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Argentina coach Scaloni to miss WCup qualifier due to virus...

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni will not travel for Thursday's World Cup qualifying match against Chile after testing positive for COVID-19. Scaloni told a news confer......

 2022-01-26 23:02 

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Lawyer: Avenatti said he'd represent porn star for a dollar...

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Avenatti jumped at the chance to represent porn star Stormy Daniels in 2018, saying he'd do it for a dollar, another California attorney testified Wednesday at Avenatti's cr......

 2022-01-26 22:54 

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No. 19 Oregon women beat Utah for 12th straight time...

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Nyara Sabally scored 13 of her 15 points in the second half, Endyia Rogers added 14 points and No. 19 Oregon made six free throws in the final minute to hold off Utah 70-66 on W......

 2022-01-26 22:48 

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Unlucky 13: Flyers stumble in franchise-worst losing streak...

VOORHEES, N.J. (AP) — The stirring "Rocky" soundtrack cranked full blast inside the Flyers' training complex seemed a strange dichotomy for a fallen franchise mired in the longest losing streak of ......

 2022-01-26 22:44 

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Alaska Senate rejects commission pay recommendations...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Senate on Wednesday unanimously rejected a proposal that would raise the annual salary for lawmakers but place new restrictions on the daily allowance that they can......

 2022-01-26 22:37 

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Professor suspended over video sues Michigan university...

DETROIT (AP) — A Michigan professor asked a judge Wednesday to immediately reinstate him, two weeks after he was suspended for making a sarcastic video for students that included profanity and crit......

 2022-01-26 22:36 

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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday...

An early market rally gave way to a broad slide for stocks and a surge in bond yields Wednesday after the Federal Reserve signaled it plans to begin raising interest rates "soon" to fight a spike i......

 2022-01-26 22:34 

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US bobsledder Williamson positive for virus, status unclear...

U.S. Olympic bobsledder Josh Williamson has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not fly with his teammates to China on Thursday, though he remains hopeful of getting there in time for the Beijing......

 2022-01-26 22:33 

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QAnon follower who attacked police at Capitol gets prison...

A man who identified himself as a believer in the QAnon conspiracy theory was sentenced on Wednesday to three years and eight months in prison for assaulting police officers at the Capitol during l......

 2022-01-26 22:32 

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EXPLAINER: 'Excited delirium' and George Floyd...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The issue of whether George Floyd was suffering from the disputed condition of "excited delirium" the day he was killed resurfaced Wednesday at the federal trial of three for......

 2022-01-26 22:31 

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Tesla posts record profits as its deliveries soared in 2021...

DETROIT (AP) — Tesla Inc. on Wednesday posted record fourth-quarter and full-year earnings as its deliveries soared despite a global shortage of computer chips that has slowed the entire auto indus......

 2022-01-26 22:30 

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Eagles 3-time Pro Bowl guard Brandon Brooks retires...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With great reluctance and more than a few tears, Philadelphia Eagles right guard Brandon Brooks announced his retirement Wednesday after 10 seasons in the NFL.The 32-year-old Br......

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