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 2021-09-28 11:25 

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COVID-19 pandemic reduced life expectancy for U.S. men by more than two years, researchers say...

Study of 29 countries finds that American men experienced the biggest drop in life expectancy as virus raged last year....

 2021-09-28 11:18 

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Nursing homes charging ahead to administer COVID-19 vaccine booster shots...

Facilities are racing to protect residents while bracing for some unvaccinated workers to jump ship....

 2021-09-28 11:00 

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Ahead of U.N. climate change summit, pressure is on Biden administration for a legislative win...

If the U.S. heads to the U.N. Climate Change Conference with proposals still under debate in Congress, China could balk at making its own changes....

 2021-09-28 10:43 

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Otters are mysteriously attacking people and dogs in Alaska: "Unusual behaviors"...

"Because of the risk to public safety, efforts will be made to locate this group of river otters and remove them," Fish and Game said....

 2021-09-28 10:03 

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Watch Live: Top military officials Austin, Milley, McKenzie testify before Congress on Afghanistan...

This marks the first time defense officials will be publicly answering Congress' questions about the execution of the withdrawal....

 2021-09-28 09:41 

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American siblings back home after 3 years trapped in China...

Cynthia and Victor Liu were blocked from leaving the country by an unexplained "exit ban," until a Chinese tech executive wanted by the U.S. was released....

 2021-09-28 07:00 

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California wildfires destroy homes and threaten giant trees in Sequoia National Forest...

One of the most damaging blazes is believed to have been started by a woman who reportedly tried to boil water in hopes of removing bear urine....

 2021-09-28 04:03 

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How one woman shed $350,000 in student loans — without a lawyer...

Erasing student debt often seems like an impossible dream, even when people declare bankruptcy. But it can be done....

 2021-09-28 03:21 

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North Korea fires short-range missile to sea in latest test...

A ballistic missile launch would violate a U.N. ban, but the council typically doesn't impose new sanctions on North Korea for launches of short-range weapons....

 2021-09-28 02:01 

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Georgia couple celebrating 50th anniversary killed in Amtrak train derailment...

Three people were killed when the train derailed in Montana....

 2021-09-28 01:33 

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U.S. expels nearly 4,000 Haitians in 9 days as part of deportation blitz...

The deportees, including hundreds of families with children, are returning to a country ravaged by natural and man-made calamities....

 2021-09-28 00:27 

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Murder rate climbed 29% in 2020, amid gun stockpiling and pandemic pressures...

But overall crime dropped for the 18th consecutive year....

 2021-09-28 00:21 

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Exhibit celebrates Latino lowrider culture that was once condemned...

Latinos used the cars as a form of expression and resistance....

 2021-09-28 00:05 

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Britney Spears' lawyer says reports of surveillance by her father "warrant serious investigation"...

"Mr. Spears has crossed unfathomable lines," attorney Mathew Rosengart said in a filing asking for Jamie Spears' removal from the conservatorship....

 2021-09-27 23:34 

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FBI took belongings from Laundrie home to build DNA match, attorney says...

Laundrie remains at large....

 2021-09-27 23:05 

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Dozens of Massachusetts State Police troopers resign over mandatory COVID vaccine mandate...

Dozens of Massachusetts State Police troopers have submitted paperwork to resign in response to the governor's COVID-19 vaccine mandate, according to a union that represents around 1,800 officers....

 2021-09-27 22:55 

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Accused gunman in Tennessee grocery store shooting was "asked to leave his job" earlier that day, police say...

Police said the alleged shooter, 29-year-old UK Thang, killed one and injured 14 others before dying of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound....

 2021-09-27 22:42 

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Senate fails to advance bill to fund government and suspend debt ceiling...

The vote comes the same week as Democrats are trying to pass President Biden's domestic agenda....

 2021-09-27 22:32 

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Battle over how states redraw their districts begins...

Republicans and Democrats are fighting over redistricting changes that will play a key role in control of the House in 2022....

 2021-09-27 21:23 

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Dallas Fed president to step down following trading disclosure...

The heads of two regional Fed banks are resigning after watchdogs raised questions about their stock trading....

 2021-09-27 20:08 

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Teens charged with planning an attack at their high school on the 25th anniversary of Columbine...

Two of the students, 15-year-old Alyssa Kucharski and Zavier Lewis, will be charged as adults due to the "serious nature of the charges," the office said....

 2021-09-27 20:02 

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Oreo Pokmon cookies are reselling for thousands of dollars on eBay...

Limited-edition cookies depicting creatures from the '90s-era video game are fetching jaw-dropping prices online....

 2021-09-27 19:35 

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Harvard Business School moves classes online amid rise in COVID cases...

Classes will take place online until at least October 3, the school said, citing a cluster of breakthrough COVID-19 cases....

 2021-09-27 19:14 

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Jury reaches verdict in R. Kelly trial...

Kelly, 54, was accused by multiple witnesses of targeting, grooming and exploiting young women and men....

 2021-09-27 18:57 

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Life expectancy for U.S. men shrank by more than two years because of COVID-19, researchers say...

Study of 29 countries finds that American men experienced the biggest drop in life expectancy as virus raged last year....

 2021-09-27 18:07 

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Germany elects first two transgender women to parliament...

This was also the historically best election for their party....

 2021-09-27 17:58 

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Northwestern University suspends fraternity activities after school receives reports alleging drugging at Alpha Epsilon Pi and Sigma Alpha Epsilon gatherings...

Multiple people filed reports with Northwestern alleging they were drugged....

 2021-09-27 17:24 

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Pfizer is testing a pill to ward off COVID-19...

Researchers think the oral antiviral therapy will work better against the virus when used with an HIV drug....

 2021-09-27 16:51 

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Reagan shooter John Hinckley to receive unconditional release...

His attorney said Hinckley "expresses his apologies and profound regret for his actions."...

 2021-09-27 16:08 

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Delta variant is weighing on U.S. growth, economists say...

Experts say COVID-19 is crimping the economic recovery, while inflation is likely to stay high through year-end....

 2021-09-27 16:03 

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Watch Live: Biden gets COVID-19 booster shot after authorization...

The president is getting his COVID-19 booster shot on camera....

 2021-09-27 15:13 

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"Dancing with the Stars" pro Cheryl Burke tests positive for COVID-19...

I have to quarantine for 10 days, I've been ordered to stay home," Burke said in an emotional video....

 2021-09-27 14:19 

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Massive fireball soaring over North Carolina at 32,000 mph caught on video...

At least five fireballs seen over the U.S. in the same night and 80 people reported the one over North Carolina....

 2021-09-27 13:07 

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China says U.K. warship in Taiwan Strait shows "evil intentions"...

Beijing has long complained about U.S. "freedom of navigation" passages through the disputed waterway. Now other countries are sailing the same route....

 2021-09-27 12:56 

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Facebook says it will "pause" Instagram Kids after backlash...

Social media platform for kids has drawn fire from parents and child advocates. Facebook still says the service is needed....

 2021-09-27 12:54 

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As Angela Merkel steps down in Germany, candidates sought to mimic her for the win...

In 16 years as Chancellor, Merkel not only influenced German society, she may have defined it. And those seeking to replace her clearly recognized a winning strategy....

 2021-09-27 12:52 

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Political wrangling may impede bill on new federal car safety standards aimed at protecting children...

Following a 6-year CBS News investigation on collapsing seats in passenger vehicles, the fate of a bill to correct the problem is tied up in political infighting over the larger $1 trillion infrastructure bill....

 2021-09-27 12:47 

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Biden administration to publish rule to shield DACA program from legal challenges...

The Obama-era program currently provides deportation protection and work permits to roughly 590,000 immigrants known as "Dreamers."...

 2021-09-27 12:25 

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South Korea's president raises ban on eating dog meat: "Hasn't the time come?"...

The meat has long been a part of South Korean cuisine with about one million dogs believed to be eaten annually....

 2021-09-27 12:00 

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Nursing homes charging ahead to administer COVID-19 vaccine booster shots...

Facilities are racing to protect residents while bracing for some unvaccinated workers to jump ship....

 2021-09-27 11:54 

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Fawn Fire north of Redding, California scorches more than 7,000 acres, sends residents fleeing...

A 30-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of starting the blaze, which as of Saturday was only 10% contained....

 2021-09-27 11:47 

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Mom and toddler die in "suspicious" fall at Padres' Petco Park...

Police said the pair fell from the 3rd level of the San Diego ballpark, or about six stories, and that their deaths "appeared to be suspicious."...

 2021-09-27 11:39 

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New lava vents burst open in La Palma volcano as eruption forces airport to close...

Thousands have been forced to evacuate from the island in the week since Cumbre Vieja first started erupting....

 2021-09-27 11:37 

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At least 3 killed when Amtrak train derails in Montana...

As of Sunday evening, five people were still hospitalized in stable condition....

 2021-09-27 11:34 

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Fourth stimulus check latest: What's behind the push for recurring payments?...

IRS has distributed almost 170 million payments. But hardship remains widespread as the Delta variant spreads....

 2021-09-27 11:33 

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2021 Tony Awards: Complete list of winners and nominees...

"Jagged Little Pill," the musical featuring songs and music written by Alanis Morissette, received the most nominations with 15....

 2021-09-27 11:26 

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Biden urges passage of two key bills amid legislative "stalemate"...

The president acknowledged deeply divided congressional Democrats are "getting down to the hard spot" in negotiations over passage of his massive social spending plan....

 2021-09-27 11:21 

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Hurricane Sam "has peaked in intensity," no landfall expected...

National Hurricane Center says the small but powerful storm is expected to fluctuate in strength over the Atlantic for a few days before weakening....

 2021-09-27 11:20 

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[ Health ]

New York prepares for possible staff shortages as COVID vaccine mandate for health care workers nears...

Governor Kathy Hochul said a state emergency declaration and other options are on standby to address any potential hospital staffing shortages....

 2021-09-27 11:18 

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COVID-19 vaccine booster shot: Here are the workers now eligible...

CDC director cleared booster shots for people in high-risk occupational settings, including teachers and grocery workers....

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