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 2021-09-22 22:40 

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Florida makes quarantine optional for exposed students...

Florida's new surgeon general has signed new protocols allowing parents to decide whether their children should quarantine or stay in school if they are asymptomatic after being exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19...

 2021-09-22 22:29 

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Filmmaker Melvin Van Peebles, ‘Godfather of Black Cinema,’ dead at 89...

Filmmaker Melvin Van Peebles, known as the "Godfather of Black Cinema," died Tuesday at his New York City home, his family said. He was 89....

 2021-09-22 22:25 

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District: Missouri students posted slavery petition online...

A school district in suburban Kansas City says it is working with students and parents who are upset after a small number of students posted a petition online calling for the return of slavery...

 2021-09-22 22:25 

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US soldier wins long fight to get Afghan translator asylum...

Army veteran Spencer Sullivan has never felt more victorious...

 2021-09-22 22:25 

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Former U.S. military leader testifies in Holmes fraud trial...

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis testified on Wednesday that fallen tech star Elizabeth Holmes misled him into believing she was on the verge of rolling out a blood-testing breakthrough that he hoped would help save lives of soldiers engaged ...

 2021-09-22 22:24 

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Two men turn selves in for Millvale vandalism incidents...

Two men, who police said are responsible for vandalizing more than 50 no parking signs and two American flags in Millville, turned themselves in to the Millville Police Department on Wednesday....

 2021-09-22 22:22 

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Family seeking answers 10 years since Ross Twp. mom vanished...

This weekend will mark 10 years since a Ross Township mother vanished at the age of 30....

 2021-09-22 22:05 

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R. Kelly's rules protected him, prosecutors in sex trial say...

Closing arguments have begun in the sex trafficking trial of R&B singer R. Kelly...

 2021-09-22 22:05 

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Many migrants staying in US even as expulsion flights rise...

U.S. officials say many of the thousands of Haitian migrants camped in the small Texas border town of Del Rio are being released in the United States with notices to appear in immigration court or to an immigration office...

 2021-09-22 22:00 

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Naomi Osaka withdraws from next month's Indian Wells tourney...

Naomi Osaka has pulled out of the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament...

 2021-09-22 22:00 

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Researchers detect malaria resistant to key drug in Africa...

Scientists have found evidence of a drug-resistant form of malaria in Africa...

 2021-09-22 21:50 

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3 charged in death of 86-year-old woman left outside in heat...

Colorado officials say three assisted living facility workers are being prosecuted in the death of an 86-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease who was allegedly left outside in sweltering weather...

 2021-09-22 21:45 

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Melvin Van Peebles, godfather of Black cinema, dies at 89...

Melvin Van Peebles, a Broadway playwright, musician and movie director whose work ushered in the "blaxploitation" films of the 1970s, has died...

 2021-09-22 21:45 

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Researchers detect malaria resistant to key drug in Africa...

Scientists have found evidence of a drug-resistant form of malaria in Africa...

 2021-09-22 21:45 

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Many migrants staying in US even as expulsion flights rise...

U.S. officials say many of the thousands of Haitian migrants camped in the small Texas border town of Del Rio are being released in the United States with notices to appear in immigration court or to an immigration office...

 2021-09-22 21:42 

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Florida man named Sir Dangerous accused of kidnapping, threatening woman...

A Florida man is accused of kidnapping a woman and threatening her with a box cutter, authorities said....

 2021-09-22 21:40 

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The Latest: W.Va. cuts vaccination figure after count glitch...

West Virginia's coronavirus vaccination figures have been sharply lowered after officials discovered that numbers from a federal contractor had been double counted...

 2021-09-22 21:35 

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NFL chief medical officer explains 2021 testing procedures...

The NFL's chief medical officer notes that daily testing of all players for COVID-19, something the union's president has pushed for, has its strengths and weaknesses...

 2021-09-22 21:30 

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US-French spat seems to simmer down after Biden-Macron call...

The most significant rift in decades between the United States and France seems on the mend after French President Emmanuel Macron and President Joe Biden got on the phone to smooth things over...

 2021-09-22 21:26 

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Police find missing teen in junkyard after ‘mental health issue’...

The Kiski Township Police Department is looking for a 17-year-old boy that is believed to be in danger....

 2021-09-22 21:25 

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Biden taps two fundraisers, ex state rep as ambassadors...

President Joe Biden has announced that's he's nominating two major Democratic fundraisers and a former Georgia state lawmaker to serve as ambassadors...

 2021-09-22 21:15 

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The Latest: Kenya's president outlines his UN priorities...

With Kenya poised to assume the presidency of the United Nations Security Council next month, the country's president outlined his priorities...

 2021-09-22 21:10 

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Allegheny County reports COVID-19 numbers down by half from previous day...

The Allegheny County Health Department, in their weekly COVID-19 briefing, said cases reported Wednesday were down by nearly half from the day before....

 2021-09-22 21:00 

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Johnny Depp: 'Not one of you' is safe with 'cancel culture'...

Taking center stage in a prestigious Spanish film festival to receive a top career award, actor Johnny Depp presented himself as a victim of the "cancel culture" that, he said, has spread across the cinema industry...

 2021-09-22 20:50 

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No cute nicknames but ton of talent in Spieth-Thomas pairing...

Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas almost surely will be paired together in both foursomes and fourballs beginning Friday at the Ryder Cup...

 2021-09-22 20:50 

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CDC panel grapples with who needs a COVID-19 booster shot...

An influential panel of advisers to the Centers for the Disease Control and Prevention is grappling with the question of which Americans should get COVID-19 booster shots, with some members wondering if the decision should be put off for a month in hopes ...

 2021-09-22 20:45 

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More than 100 Penn State students suspended for bucking vaccine-or-test requirement...

More than 100 Penn State University students are on interim suspension for failing to comply with the university's covid-19 testing requirement, according to a release from the school....

 2021-09-22 20:45 

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UN anti-racism event, rejected by some, recommits to goals...

The U.N. General Assembly is pledging to redouble efforts to combat racism around the world as it commemorates a landmark but contentious 2001 anti-racism conference...

 2021-09-22 20:40 

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CFP expansion stalls as commissioners sort through issues...

A plan to expand the College Football Playoff has stalled...

 2021-09-22 20:40 

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The Latest: Quarantine optional for exposed Florida students...

A day after assuming his job, Florida's newly appointed surgeon general has signed new rules allowing parents to decide whether their children should quarantine or stay in school after being exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19...

 2021-09-22 20:35 

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Officials: Many migrants from border camp staying in US...

U.S. officials say many Haitian migrants camped in a small Texas border town are being released in the United States, undercutting the Biden administration's public statements that Haitians who enter the country illegally face immediate expulsion...

 2021-09-22 20:35 

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Man who claimed to have bomb at Capitol competent for trial...

A federal judge has ruled the man who claimed he had a bomb in a pickup truck near the U.S. Capitol last month is competent to stand trial...

 2021-09-22 20:34 

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Actress Cassandra ‘Elvira’ Peterson reveals 19-year relationship with woman...

The Mistress of the Dark is shining a light on her longtime relationship with a woman....

 2021-09-22 20:30 

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New push on to expand nuclear radiation compensation in US...

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is renewing a push to expand a U.S. compensation program for people who were exposed to radiation following uranium mining and nuclear testing carried out during the Cold War...

 2021-09-22 20:25 

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Fed: On track to slow support for economy later this year...

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell signaled Wednesday that the Fed plans to announce as early as November that it will start withdrawing the extraordinary support it unleased after the coronavirus paralyzed the economy 18 months ago...

 2021-09-22 20:20 

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Analysis: A 'United' Nations, navigating a fractured world...

The U.N. General Assembly is unfolding this week under a thundercloud of deep pessimism...

 2021-09-22 20:20 

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Feeling trapped, migrants' fears grow in Mexican border city...

An informal camp of migrants is slowing growing along the banks of the Rio Grande...

 2021-09-22 20:20 

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Last person seen with Kristin Smart in 1996 heading to trial...

A California judge has ordered the last person seen with Kristin Smart before she vanished from a college campus 25 years ago on the Central Coast to stand trial for murder...

 2021-09-22 20:20 

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Thousands fight wildfires threatening California's sequoias...

Growing armies of firefighters are battling wildfires in the heart of California's sequoia country...

 2021-09-22 20:20 

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Stocks hold their gains on Wall Street after Fed statement...

Stocks held on to their gains on Wall Street Wednesday after the Federal Reserve signaled it may begin easing its extraordinary support measures for the economy later this year...

 2021-09-22 20:20 

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Senators: Bipartisan police overhaul talks end with no deal...

Senate negotiators say bipartisan congressional talks on overhauling policing practices have ended without agreement...

 2021-09-22 20:15 

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Afghan Taliban's new UN envoy urges quick recognition...

The Taliban's newly appointed envoy to the United Nations is urging quick world recognition of the Taliban government and Afghanistan's new rulers even as the World Health Organization raised the alarm warning of an impending humanitarian disaster...

 2021-09-22 20:10 

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Mother, daughter accused of 'outlaw' buttocks augmentations...

Authorities say a mother and daughter have been arrested in Southern California on suspicion of performing "outlaw" buttocks augmentation procedures on women, including one who died...

 2021-09-22 20:00 

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Fendi, Del Core lead Milan fashion's runway return...

Italy's fashion capital is again alive with the sound of shoppers swarming boutiques and editors filling socially distanced fashion week venues, a sign of a light at the end of the pandemic tunnel...

 2021-09-22 20:00 

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Owen Wilson, Sudeikis, Malek, Kardashian West to host 'SNL'...

Owen Wilson, Kim Kardashian West, Rami Malek and Jason Sudeikis will take turns hosting the first four weeks of 'Saturday Night Live' this season...

 2021-09-22 19:50 

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Afghanistan vet testifies about veteran suicides: ‘I know of countless suicide attempts’...

For veterans like Nick Armendariz, trauma from combat continued long after returning to civilian life....

 2021-09-22 19:50 

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Britney Spears court filing says conservatorship should end...

Britney Spears said in a court filing that she agrees with her father that the conservatorship that has controlled her life and money for 13 years should be terminated...

 2021-09-22 19:50 

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Biden meets with Democrats as $3.5T plan faces party split...

President Joe Biden is launching meetings with Democrats from the House and Senate as Congress works to bridge party divisions over his big $3.5 trillion "build back better" agenda...

 2021-09-22 19:49 

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11 Investigates: Not so E-Z Pass (Part 2)...

Some Pennsylvania E-Z Pass customers are frustrated and confused over $10 penalty charges that can happen when their transponder fails to register when driving through a toll plaza....

 2021-09-22 19:41 

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Phone companies have until Sept. 28 to tell FCC how its reducing robocalls...

Robocalls - we've all gotten them and they can be annoying!...

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