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 2021-01-28 07:21 

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AP Sources: Parker Headed to Chicago, McBride to Minnesota...

Candace Parker is headed home and Kayla McBride is getting a fresh start in Minnesota....

 2021-01-28 07:17 

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WHO Team in Wuhan Departs Quarantine for COVID Origins Study...

A World Health Organization team has emerged from quarantine in the Chinese city of Wuhan to start field work in a fact-finding mission on the origins of the virus that caused the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-01-28 07:09 

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The Latest: Vietnam's First Local Outbreak in 2 Months Grows...

Vietnam reported 82 new coronavirus cases, hours after confirming its first two infections in nearly two months....

 2021-01-28 07:08 

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Wanted: Bison Rangers for Woodland in the Garden of England...

By Ben MakoriBLEAN WOODS, England (Reuters) - Conservationists in England are looking for the country's first ever rangers to look after European......

 2021-01-28 06:55 

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Samsung Says Intel Outsourcing Will Expand Foundry Market, Mum on Possible Tie-Up...

By Joyce Lee and Heekyong YangSEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics on Thursday commented for the first time on Intel's decision to outsource more......

 2021-01-28 06:45 

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Rare Whales Spotted East of Boston; Protection Urged...

Rare whales have been detected east of Boston, prompting the federal government to take steps to try to protect the animals....

 2021-01-28 06:41 

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Fresh Outbreak in Vietnam Grows to 82, Company Closed...

Vietnam has reported 82 new coronavirus cases, hours after confirming the first two infections in nearly two months....

 2021-01-28 05:32 

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Virus Aid Package Tests Whether Biden, Congress Can Deliver...

President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package is more than a sweeping rescue plan....

 2021-01-28 04:36 

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Asia Today: China's Big Holiday Travel Season Light So Far...

Efforts to dissuade Chinese from traveling for Lunar New Year appeared to be working....

 2021-01-28 03:40 

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Harris Shot in Final Seconds Leads 76ers Past Lakers 107-106...

Tobias Harris swished a jumper with 3 seconds left, ending the Lakers' 13-0 run and sending the Philadelphia 76ers to a 107-106 win over Los Angeles on Wednesday night....

 2021-01-28 02:46 

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Regulator Says Australia Must Address Google Ad Dominance...

Australia's competition watchdog says a lack of competition for Google and a lack of transparency in the digital advertising supply chain need to be addressed because they are impacting publishers, advertisers and consumers....

 2021-01-28 02:41 

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Russia Envoy: US and Russia Need to Start Strategic Dialogue...

Russia's deputy U.N. ambassador says he hopes the success of extending the last remaining U.S.-Russia arms control treaty will give a new boost to re-starting a strategic dialogue between Moscow and the Biden administration....

 2021-01-28 02:37 

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Samsung Reports Profit Jump Driven by Strong Chip Demand...

Samsung Electronics Co. says its operating profit for last quarter rose by more than 26% as it capped off a robust business year....

 2021-01-28 02:29 

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Vacaville Police Kill Driver Who Struck Patrol Vehicle...

Police in Northern California have shot and killed a man they say rammed a patrol car during a chase....

 2021-01-28 02:12 

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Singapore Detains Teen for Intending to Attack Mosques...

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has detained a 16-year-old for intending to attack two mosques, plans authorities said were inspired by the killing......

 2021-01-28 02:05 

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U of Chicago Receives $75 Million for School of Social Work...

The University of Chicago has received a $75 million donation for its school of social work....

 2021-01-28 01:56 

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San Francisco to Strip Washington, Lincoln From School Names...

The San Francisco school board has voted to remove the names of George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and others from public schools after officials deemed them unworthy of the honor....

 2021-01-28 01:53 

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Wyoming Game and Fish Department Commissioner Removed...

A commissioner of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has been removed from his post....

 2021-01-28 01:35 

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Woman Sells Bernie Doll for Over $20K, Donates to Charity...

Bernie Sanders went from becoming a hit meme to a nearly $20,000-crochet doll in less than a week....

 2021-01-28 01:34 

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Driver Accused in Oregon Road Rampage Pleads Not Guilty...

Court documents say a motorist accused of hitting pedestrians, bicyclists and killing a 77-year-old woman Monday in Portland, Oregon has pleaded not guilty to murder and has given detectives bizarre explanations about the incident....

 2021-01-28 01:34 

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Blue Shield of California Tapped to Speed up State Vaccines...

California's health agency announced health insurance giant Blue Shield of California will be the outside administrator tasked with ramping up the state's coronavirus vaccine system....

 2021-01-28 01:19 

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Vaccines Among Last Hurdles to Open New Mexico Classrooms...

After nearly a year on lockdown, the governor says New Mexico school districts can offer in-person learning starting on Feb. 8 regardless of virus levels in their county....

 2021-01-28 01:18 

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Gov. Justice's Pick to Fill Delegate Seat Stirs GOP Dispute...

West Virginia's governor picked an executive at a road contractor to take the vacated House of Delegates seat of Derrick Evans, who resigned after he was charged with illegally entering the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6....

 2021-01-28 01:10 

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Navajo Nation Reports 152 New COVID-19 Cases, 4 More Deaths...

Navajo Nation health officials on Wednesday reported 152 new COVID-19 cases and four more deaths....

 2021-01-28 01:09 

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Seahawks Cut Ties With Chad Wheeler After Arrest...

Former Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman Chad Wheeler was charged with first-degree domestic violence assault following his arrest last weekend....

 2021-01-28 01:07 

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Australian State Borders to Reopen With Zero Local Virus Cases...

By Swati PandeySYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's most populous state of New South Wales recorded its 11th day of zero local coronavirus cases on......

 2021-01-28 01:02 

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South Dakota Judge Hears Arguments on Marijuana Amendment...

A South Dakota judge in Pierre heard nearly three hours of arguments from attornies on Wednesday in a lawsuit that will ultimately decide the fate of an amendment to the state constitution legalizing recreational marijuana, medical marijuana and hemp....

 2021-01-28 01:00 

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State Relief Plans Take Shape at New Mexico Legislature...

An economic relief package is taking shape at the New Mexico Legislature as a Senate panel endorsed a $600 rebate to low-income workers and a separate bill that would waive licensing fees on liquor stores....

 2021-01-28 00:58 

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McIlroy Looking for Win, U.S. Open Prep at Torrey Pines...

Rory McIlroy is playing the Farmers Insurance Open for just the third time, looking for his first tour victory since 2019 while getting a feel for the course that will host the U.S. Open in June....

 2021-01-28 00:56 

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TSMC 'Expediting' Auto Products Amid Chip Shortage...

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC) is "expediting" auto-related products through its wafer fabs and reallocating......

 2021-01-28 00:37 

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Impeachment Petitioner Seeks to Withdraw From Proceeding...

A lawmaker says one of the four Kentuckians to sign a petition pushing for the governor's impeachment has signaled he wants to withdraw from the proceeding....

 2021-01-28 00:37 

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COVID-19 Variant Looked for as Culprit of Prison Outbreak...

Public health officials in Kansas are trying to determine whether a coronavirus variant is fueling a new outbreak at a minimum-security state prison with inmates who regularly work in surrounding communities....

 2021-01-28 00:34 

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Napa Man With Illegal Weapons, Pipe Bombs Charged...

Federal prosecutors say a Northern California man has been charged with stockpiling weapons, including pipe bombs....

 2021-01-28 00:33 

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Mel Brooks, Ed Asner, Others Pay Tribute to Cloris Leachman...

Mel Brooks, Ed Asner and others are paying tribute to Cloris Leachman, the Oscar- and Emmy-winning actress who died Wednesday at 94....

 2021-01-28 00:32 

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Mississippi Businessman Accused in Scheme to Hoard PPE...

A Mississippi businessman has been indicted in a $1.8 million scheme to hoard personal protective equipment amid the pandemic and price gouging health care providers in critical need of the same....

 2021-01-28 00:30 

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Tiger Undergoes Rare Hip Replacement Surgery at Illinois Zoo...

A 10-year-old Amur tiger with arthritis has undergone hip replacement surgery at a zoo outside Chicago....

 2021-01-28 00:27 

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Iowa Governor Expects Increased Vaccine Allocation...

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds says the federal government is promising states a 17% increase in vaccine doses starting next week, potentially boosting the number of shots available amid frustration that eligible people have been unable to get vaccinated....

 2021-01-28 00:26 

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Pension: Firm Facing Lawsuit Tried to Influence Lawmakers...

A Missouri state employees' pension official has testified that a private equity firm being sued for allegedly mishandling retirement investments has hired a lobbyist who tried to influence legislators and put pressure on the pension....

 2021-01-28 00:23 

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Oregon's Metro Region to Receive Additional Vaccine Doses...

State officials announced an additional 17,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will be allocated to Oregon's Portland metro area....

 2021-01-28 00:21 

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Resort Damaged by Archie Creek Fire Hopes to Soon Reopen...

The owners of a resort on the Umpqua River that was damaged by last year's Oregon wildfires are hoping to open for guests by mid-March....

 2021-01-28 00:18 

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Editorial Roundup: New York...

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New York's newspapers:...

 2021-01-28 00:16 

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Fire Captain Accused of Stealing Vaccine Turns Himself In...

Authorities say a Florida fire captain accused of stealing COVID-19 vaccines meant for first responders has turned himself in....

 2021-01-28 00:11 

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With Trump Acquittal Likely, Democrats Float Alternative to Impeachment Trial...

After an ominous procedural vote, Schumer reaffirmed his vow to hold a trial while some Republicans and Democrats poured cold water on censuring the former president instead....

 2021-01-28 00:04 

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West Virginia Expects More Virus Vaccine Doses Next Week...

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice says the state is expecting to receive more doses of coronavirus vaccine....

 2021-01-28 00:03 

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Facebook Says It Will Permanently Stop Recommending Political Groups to Users...

By Elizabeth Culliford(Reuters) - Facebook Inc's CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday the company would no longer recommend civic and political......

 2021-01-28 00:01 

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Bill Calls for Background Checks for Renting Guns at Ranges...

Virginia lawmakers are being asked to approve a bill that would require a state background check for anyone who wants to rent a gun at a shooting range....

 2021-01-27 23:42 

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Authorities Question Whether Child Welfare Activist Died...

The death of a vocal critic of Rhode Island's child care system still appears to be an open question....

 2021-01-27 23:36 

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New Zealand, Taiwan Top COVID Performance Ranking, U.S., UK Languish...

By Swati PandeySYDNEY (Reuters) - New Zealand, Vietnam and Taiwan rank the top three in a COVID Performance Index of almost 100 countries for their......

 2021-01-27 23:34 

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Ex-Rep. Kennedy Launches Group Targeting 'Unwinnable' Races...

Former U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III says he has no plans to run for office anytime soon and has launched a new project aimed in part at supporting political races considered "unwinnable" by the Democratic Party....

 2021-01-27 23:30 

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Judge to Rule on Maine Property Boundary Dispute...

A Maine judge will hear arguments in a property boundary dispute that resulted in a Dover-Foxcroft garage being cut in half last year....

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