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 2022-01-15 01:53 

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 2022-01-15 01:50 

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Ex-San Jose officer pleads no contest to insurance fraud...

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A retired San Jose Police officer who owns a security business pleaded no contest to insurance fraud, tax evasion, money laundering, and worker exploitation and is expected ......

 2022-01-15 01:46 

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Chip Kelly staying at UCLA, agrees to new 4-year contract...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA football coach Chip Kelly agreed to a new four-year contract Friday after leading the Bruins to their best season since 2015.The agreement came two days before the $9 millio......

 2022-01-15 01:42 

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Pediatric COVID cases rise in Oregon...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Coronavirus cases are rising sharply among children under age four and between the ages of 12 and 17. Oregon health officials said Friday they are closely monitoring the trend......

 2022-01-15 01:33 

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Tiffany Haddish charged with DUI in Georgia...

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (AP) — Tiffany Haddish was arrested Friday and charged with driving under the influence, authorities said. The actor and comedian was detained after Peachtree City Police got a ......

 2022-01-15 01:30 

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Slime Time: Nickelodeon ready for 2nd NFL playoff broadcast...

Encores are tougher to pull off after receiving overwhelming acclaim for trying something new.However, Nickelodeon and CBS Sports feel as if Sunday's kids-focused broadcast of an NFL playoff game w......

 2022-01-15 01:24 

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Big finish by Henley stakes him to early 3-shot lead at Sony...

HONOLULU (AP) — Russell Henley set a strong target Friday in the Sony Open when he was 6 under over his final six holes and closed with a 30-foot eagle putt for a 7-under 63 and a three-shot lead a......

 2022-01-15 01:11 

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Chargers fire special teams coordinator Derius Swinton II...

Chargers coach Brandon Staley has started the process of making changes to his staff after Los Angeles fell short of making the playoffs for the third straight year.Staley fired special teams coord......

 2022-01-15 01:08 

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Biden picks TV personality Star Jones to lead heritage board...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has selected lawyer and television personality Star Jones Lugo to lead a U.S. government agency that identifies and protects sites of historic significance to ......

 2022-01-15 01:02 

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Giants interview 2 members of Titans staff for vacant GM job...

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have interviewed two members of the Tennessee Titans' front office for their vacant general manager's job.Co-owners John Mara and Steve Tisch and se......

 2022-01-15 01:00 

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Nevada regents vote to support university vaccine mandate...

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's Board of Regents voted 9-4 on Friday to direct Chancellor Melody Rose to send a letter to state lawmakers, health officials and Gov. Steve Sisolak in support of im......

 2022-01-15 01:00 

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New Texas voting law snags US citizens, mail ballot requests...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A sweeping new Texas voting law that Republicans muscled through the Legislature last year over dramatic protests is drawing fire again, even before some of the most contentiou......

 2022-01-15 00:55 

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Mexico sees fake molnupiravir, 1 week after drug approved...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico said Friday it is already seeing black market or fake versions of molnupiravir circulating for sale, just one week after authorities approved the drug to treat those at ri......

 2022-01-15 00:51 

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Chicago students stage walkout, say COVID protocols lacking...

CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of students staged a walkout at Chicago Public Schools Friday, saying there aren't enough precautions in place to protect people from COVID-19 despite an agreement between t......

 2022-01-15 00:48 

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Bond revoked for businessman accused of killing employee...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma judge on Friday revoked the bond of a white local businessman accused of killing a Black man who worked for him after a prosecutor said the businessman was spotted ......

 2022-01-15 00:47 

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Nebraska men sentenced for company's safety violations...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha company and two of its owners were sentenced Friday to federal prison for knowingly violating worker safety standards, leading to an explosion that killed two workers. N......

 2022-01-15 00:43 

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Students rally for stronger school health, safety protocols...

SEATTLE (AP) — About 100 Seattle students gathered outside the Seattle Public Schools district headquarters Friday seeking stronger safety protocols after increasing COVID-19 cases and safety threa......

 2022-01-15 00:43 

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EPA to review NC permit OKs at hog farms collecting gas...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal regulators have agreed to investigate whether the North Carolina Department of Environment Quality violated the rights of minority residents and poor people living near......

 2022-01-15 00:39 

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Raiders, Bengals looking to end long playoff droughts...

CINCINNATI (AP) — Either the Raiders or Bengals will win a playoff game on Saturday, and that will be news in itself. Postseason success has been elusive for both teams for a generation. The frustr......

 2022-01-15 00:33 

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Scientists: Duck is 1st wild bird flu case in US in 5 years...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A duck killed by a hunter in South Carolina had a contagious and dangerous bird flu that has not been detected in the wild in the U.S. in five years, officials said.The flu po......

 2022-01-15 00:14 

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June sentence set for Ghislaine Maxwell in sex traffic case...

NEW YORK (AP) — A late-June sentencing date was set Friday for British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell after her conviction last month on charges including sex trafficking and conspiracy relating to th......

 2022-01-15 00:04 

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Nevada casinos data: Jobs lost, revenues down amid pandemic...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The economic effect of the coronavirus pandemic emerged in stark numbers in an annual report showing a decrease in employees at Nevada's biggest casinos and anemic revenues during ......

 2022-01-15 00:04 

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Border agents seize bushmeat at Minneapolis airport...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. customs agents say they've confiscated bushmeat multiple times at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport since December. WCCO-TV reported Friday that Customs and Bo......

 2022-01-15 00:00 

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RSL's Kei becomes youngest player to sign with MLS club...

HERRIMAN, Utah (AP) — Real Salt Lake has signed 14-year-old forward Axel Kei, the youngest player ever to sign with a Major League Soccer senior team. Kei, a lanky 6-foot-4 product of the RSL Acade......

 2022-01-14 23:57 

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Bills' DE Hughes primed for 'slobber-knocker' against Pats...

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — If this is the end of the line for Jerry Hughes' career, the Buffalo Bills defensive end is primed for the playoffs.Whether it's facing the rival New England Patriots for ......

 2022-01-14 23:57 

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Islanders' Johnston suspended 3 games for check to head...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Islanders forward Ross Johnston was suspended for three games without pay by the NHL on Friday for an illegal check to the head against New Jersey Devils forward A.J. Greer......

 2022-01-14 23:55 

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Business Highlights: Entangled sponsors, 'Pharma Bro'...

___Djokovic entangles sponsors in Australian Open vax uproarNEW YORK (AP) — A lot of people are angry at Novak Djokovic. And his sponsors may just wait it out. It's unclear if the No. 1 seed can co......

 2022-01-14 23:54 

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Coal miner dies in fall in West Virginia...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia coal miner died Friday in a fall in the state's Northern Panhandle, Gov. Jim Justice said.The death of 44-year-old Jeffrey A. Phillips is at least the third......

 2022-01-14 23:51 

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Vermont Supreme Court upholds order to close gun school...

The Vermont Supreme Court upheld Friday a lower court order that the owner of an unpermitted firearms training school that has drawn complaints about noise and intimidation from neighbors demolish ......

 2022-01-14 23:41 

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Steelers visit Chiefs with nothing-to-lose playoff attitude...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mike Tomlin and Ben Roethlisberger are brutally honest about the Steelers' chances of advancing past the wild-card round of the playoffs, especially given the Chiefs humilia......

 2022-01-14 23:40 

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2 defensive coaches hired as Ohio State revamps staff...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Ryan Day continued to revamp his coaching staff by hiring of two defensive assistants Friday.Tim Walton, a former Ohio State player who spent the last 13 year......

 2022-01-14 23:37 

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Thousands of Nevadans share in student loan abuse settlement...

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Thousands of Nevadans will share in a big settlement 39 state attorneys general negotiated with a major student loan collecting company accused of abusive lending practices......

 2022-01-14 23:36 

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Late own goal helps Brighton to draw with Crystal Palace 1-1...

BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Striker Neal Maupay's late pass forced an own goal from defender Joachim Andersen as Brighton drew at home to fierce rival Crystal Palace 1-1 in the English Premier League ......

 2022-01-14 23:34 

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Duluth high school student charged in plunger assault...

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A Duluth high school student has been charged with sexually assaulting a football teammate with a plunger. The Minneapolis Star Tribune reported the 17-year-old defendant was ......

 2022-01-14 23:31 

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'Worst house on best block' of San Francisco sells for $2M...

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A decaying, 122-year-old Victorian marketed as "the worst house on the best block" of San Francisco has sold for nearly $2 million — an eye-catching price that the realtor sa......

 2022-01-14 23:31 

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 2022-01-14 23:31 

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Longest tenure grows as Iowa extends Ferentz's contract...

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The nation's longest-tenured FBS head coach plans to stick around a lot longer as the University of Iowa on Friday announced it was extending Kirk Ferentz's contract through ......

 2022-01-14 23:28 

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Cowboys, 49ers meet again in postseason in wild-card round...

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Old playoff foes Dallas and San Francisco haven't met in the postseason since the last of three consecutive NFC championship games in the 1990s.The wild-card meeting Sunday ......

 2022-01-14 23:27 

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Maryland assistant faces prostitution-related charges...

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland assistant basketball coach Bruce Shingler faces charges of procuring or soliciting prostitution or assignation, according to online court records.The school said W......

 2022-01-14 23:26 

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FACT FOCUS: Posts mislead on nonprofit vaccine rules...

Critics of vaccine requirements are misrepresenting policy changes taken by Make-A-Wish Foundation and a Ronald McDonald House Charities facility to protect the children and families they serve fro......

 2022-01-14 23:23 

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Greater LA homeless count delayed due to omicron surge...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The greater Los Angeles point-in-time homeless count for 2022 has been postponed to late February due to the surge in cases of COVID-19 caused by the omicron variant, authorities......

 2022-01-14 23:21 

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Cowboys back in playoffs with older, wiser Prescott, Elliott...

Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott soared to the top of the NFC as twin rookie stars for the Dallas Cowboys five years ago.It's not so much that the quarterback and running back didn't appreciate the......

 2022-01-14 23:20 

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Longest tenure grows as Iowa extends Ferentz's contract...

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The nation's longest-tenured head football coach plans to stick around even longer as the University of Iowa on Friday announced it was extending Kirk Ferentz's contract thro......

 2022-01-14 23:18 

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Wizards coach Unseld enters health and safety protocols...

Washington Wizards coach Wes Unseld has entered the NBA's health and safety protocols, and assistant Pat Delany is taking over as acting head coach starting with Saturday night's game against Portl......

 2022-01-14 23:18 

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CDC encourages more Americans to consider N95 masks...

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday encouraged more Americans to wear the kind of N95 or KN95 masks used by health-care workers to slow the spread of the coronavirus.Those kinds of mask......

 2022-01-14 23:18 

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Big-name women's basketball programs returning to prominence...

Kellie Harper is working to return the Tennessee women's basketball program back to being a title contender and has the Lady Vols closer to their traditionally elite status.She's got company at oth......

 2022-01-14 23:17 

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Gators fouled by diesel spill get a scrubbing, teeth cleaned...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Wildlife rehabilitators are decontaminating dozens of alligators, brushing their pointy teeth and scrubbing their scaly hides in the weeks after a pipeline rupture dumped 300,000......

 2022-01-14 23:17 

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Ducey proposes earned-income tax credit in $14B budget plan...

PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday proposed a tax credit for Arizona's working poor, the first time in his eight years of pushing tax cuts that he pitched a benefit targeted at the lowest-inc......

 2022-01-14 23:16 

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Supreme Court to hear case of praying ex-football coach...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Friday it will hear the case of a former Seattle-area football coach who was removed from his job because he refused to stop praying on the field.Former Bre......

 2022-01-14 23:16 

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Thuram nets 2nd half winner as 2nd-place Nice beats Nantes...

PARIS (AP) — Midfielder Khephren Thuram scored a second-half winner as second-placed Nice beat Nantes 2-1 at home in the French league on Friday.Nice is three points ahead of third-placed Marseille......

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