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 2021-09-15 22:55 

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Nicholas lingers in Louisiana, dumps rain as far as Florida...

Bands of heavy rain have been pummeling parts of the Alabama Gulf Coast and the Florida Panhandle...

 2021-09-15 22:40 

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Democrats could reform 'weaponized' California recall system...

Hours after California Gov. Gavin Newsom beat back a recall election that could have removed him, his fellow Democrats in the state Legislature said they will seek changes to make it more difficult to challenge a sitting governor...

 2021-09-15 22:35 

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Coronavirus: Intoxicated Indiana woman who tested positive accused of biting medic...

An Indiana woman who was allegedly intoxicated and tested positive for COVID-19 is accused of biting a medic while being treated, authorities said....

 2021-09-15 22:35 

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Official: Reality TV star sentenced for Ponzi scheme, fraud...

A former cast member on the reality television show Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta has been sentenced to more than 17 years in federal prison for conspiracy and wire fraud related to a Ponzi scheme — and other charges involving a fraudulent Paycheck Protec...

 2021-09-15 22:10 

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Ex-cop's murder conviction reversed in 911 caller's death...

The Minnesota Supreme Court has reversed the third-degree murder conviction of a former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot a woman who had called 911 to report a possible rape behind her home...

 2021-09-15 22:10 

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Latest: Some Texas districts push bask against AG's lawsuits...

Some of the 15 Texas school districts that have been sued in the past week for defying Gov. Greg Abbott's ban on mask mandates are pushing back against the lawsuits...

 2021-09-15 22:10 

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Biden announces Indo-Pacific alliance with UK, Australia...

President Joe Biden has announced that the United States is forming a new Indo-Pacific security alliance with Britain and Australia that will allow for greater sharing of defense capabilities — including helping equip Australia with nuclear-powered ...

 2021-09-15 22:05 

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Court rejects lawsuit against NSA on...

A divided federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of an ACLU lawsuit challenging a portion of the National Security Agency's warrantless surveillance of Americans' international email and phone communications...

 2021-09-15 21:55 

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Man gets over 7 years in prison in cryptocurrency scam...

An Australian man who pleaded guilty to securities fraud for cheating investors in his cryptocurrency fund of over $50 million has been sentenced to over seven years in prison...

 2021-09-15 21:53 

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COVID-19 updates: MA sees 15 deaths, 2,716 new cases Wednesday...

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 2021-09-15 21:50 

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Tesla builds 1st store on tribal land, dodges state car laws...

Tesla has sidestepped car dealership laws by setting up shop on Native American land for the first time...

 2021-09-15 21:45 

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Oath Keeper pleads guilty in Jan. 6 riot, will cooperate...

A member of the far-right Oath Keepers militia group that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 pleaded guilty Wednesday and will cooperate with investigators against his fellow extremists...

 2021-09-15 21:40 

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Nicholas crawls into Louisiana from Texas, dumping rain...

Bands of heavy rain have been pummeling parts of the Alabama Gulf Coast and the Florida Panhandle...

 2021-09-15 21:39 

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Texas lawyer fined for walking on beach as Michael Myers with bloody knife...

As if a hurricane making landfall on the beach wasn't scary enough, a man dressed as "Halloween" slasher Michael Myers walking along the shore was equally terrifying....

 2021-09-15 21:30 

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Inmate says conscience led to cold-case killing confession...

A Missouri inmate who admitted to a long-unsolved killing while serving time for robbery says he confessed to the crime because his conscience was nagging him...

 2021-09-15 21:25 

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Van Zweden to leave New York Philharmonic after 2023-24...

Jaap van Zweden will leave the New York Philharmonic at the end of the 2023-24 season after six years as music director, the shortest tenure of anyone in a half-century...

 2021-09-15 21:25 

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Biden $3.5T plan tests voter appeal of expansive gov't role...

President Joe Biden's "build back" agenda is poised to be the most far-reaching federal investment since FDR's New Deal or LBJ's Great Society...

 2021-09-15 21:20 

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Los Angeles County votes to phase out oil and gas drilling...

Los Angeles County's board of supervisors voted unanimously on Wednesday to phase out oil and gas drilling and ban new drill sites in the unincorporated areas of the county...

 2021-09-15 21:20 

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Judge rejects delay to defamation suit against Donald Trump...

A judge has rejected a request by lawyers for former President Donald Trump to delay progression of a defamation lawsuit while an appeals court decides if the United States can be substituted as the defendant...

 2021-09-15 21:20 

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US: Wolves may need protections after states expand hunting...

The Biden administration says federal protections may need to be restored for gray wolves in the western U.S. after Republican-led states made it much easier to kill the predators...

 2021-09-15 21:15 

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FDA strikes cautious tone ahead of vaccine booster meeting...

U.S. government advisers will debate Friday if there's enough proof that a booster dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective...

 2021-09-15 21:15 

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Ex-House speaker settles child sexual abuse payments suit...

Lawyers say once powerful former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert and a man who accused him of child sexual abuse have reached a tentative out-of-court settlement over Hastert's refusal to pay $1.8 million in exchange for his silence...

 2021-09-15 21:15 

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Latest: Los Angeles to require COVID-19 vaccinations at bars...

Public health officials in Los Angeles County will begin requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination for patrons and workers at indoor bars, wineries, breweries and nightclubs next month...

 2021-09-15 21:10 

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Appeals court sides with Biden's deportation priorities...

A federal appeals court is allowing the Biden administration's selective criteria on who should be deported to remain in effect, rejecting one of Texas' challenges to the president's immigration policies...

 2021-09-15 21:10 

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Biden to announce Indo-Pacific alliance with UK, Australia...

President Joe Biden is set to announce that the United States is joining a new Indo-Pacific security alliance with Britain and Australia that will allow for greater sharing of defense capabilities...

 2021-09-15 21:05 

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Harris, Yellen make a personal case for fixing child care...

The U.S. Treasury Department is issuing a new report that details the high expense and low wages for child care...

 2021-09-15 21:00 

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Leaders aim for more action out of closed-door talks...

President Joe Biden plans private climate talks with world leaders to try to spur hard-and-fast commitments to cut climate wrecking pollution globally...

 2021-09-15 20:55 

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Alex Morgan: New contract must not cut existing compensation...

U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan says the women's national team needs to make sure players aren't losing any of their existing compensation under the identical contract proposals the U.S. Soccer Federation has made to both the men's and women'...

 2021-09-15 20:55 

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House panel rejects drug pricing plan in setback to Biden...

A House committee has dealt the first ominous setback to President Joe Biden's social and environment package...

 2021-09-15 20:54 

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Recall alert: Volvo recalls 7 models over seat belt concerns...

Volvo is recalling more than 19,000 sedans, SUVs and wagon models because of potentially faulty passenger seat belt retractors....

 2021-09-15 20:54 

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First wave of guard troops train for school bus duty...

John McCarthy has been in the student transportation business for 33 years. He called the current shortage of school bus drivers unprecedented....

 2021-09-15 20:53 

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Attleboro salon owner gives free back-to-school haircuts to 140+ kids...

She said it was her way of paying it forward....

 2021-09-15 20:45 

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Pritzker: Illinois a 'force for good' by cutting carbon gas...

Illinois' governor has signed into law a pledge to eliminate the state's climate-damaging carbon emissions within a quarter-century...

 2021-09-15 20:40 

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Prosecutors play R. Kelly tapes as goverment case winds down...

Prosecutors at the sex trafficking trial of R. Kelly have played video and audio recordings for the jury they say back up allegations he abused women and girls...

 2021-09-15 20:40 

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California Democrats seek to make recalls more difficult...

Hours after California Gov. Gavin Newsom beat back a recall election that could have removed him, his fellow Democrats in the state Legislature said they would seek changes to make it more difficult to challenge a sitting governor...

 2021-09-15 20:40 

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Canadian Pacific's acquisition of KCS railroad back on track...

The path is now clear for Canadian Pacific's $31 billion acquisition of Kansas City Southern railroad to move forward after Canadian National dropped out of the bidding war Wednesday...

 2021-09-15 20:39 

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Boston Election Commissioner to review processes following mayoral preliminary election...

The final, unofficial tally of the votes in the 2021 Boston mayoral preliminary race came in around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. For much of Tuesday night, less than one percent of the vote was counted in the historic race....

 2021-09-15 20:20 

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Man called largest child porn purveyor gets 27-year sentence...

A man previously described by U.S. authorities as the world's most prolific purveyor of child pornography has been sentenced to 27 years in federal prison...

 2021-09-15 20:20 

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Stocks post broad gains, led by energy companies and tech...

Stocks closed solidly higher Wednesday, shaking off some recent doldrums and giving the S&P 500 its biggest daily gain since late August...

 2021-09-15 20:19 

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Border Patrol agents rescue 2 small children abandoned on Rio Grande...

U.S. Border Patrol agents made a disturbing discovery Tuesday on the Rio Grande, finding two small abandoned children on the riverbank....

 2021-09-15 20:15 

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2 Mexican guardsmen wounded in Michoacan fighting...

A clash between gunmen and National Guard troops in the Mexican state of Michoacan has left at least two guardsmen wounded...

 2021-09-15 20:15 

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Latest: US govt advisers get set to decide need for boosters...

U.S. government advisers are getting set to decide if there's enough proof that a booster dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective...

 2021-09-15 20:05 

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States learning how many Afghan evacuees coming their way...

The Biden administration has begun notifying governors and state refugee coordinators about how many Afghan evacuees from the first group of nearly 37,000 arrivals are slated to be resettled in their states...

 2021-09-15 20:00 

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Friction among Taliban pragmatists, hard-liners intensifies...

The friction between pragmatists and ideologues in the Taliban leadership has intensified since the group formed a hard-line Cabinet last week that is more in line with their harsh rule in the 1990s than their recent promises of inclusiveness...

 2021-09-15 19:57 

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Reba McEntire rescued from historic building after stairs collapse...

Rescuers helped country superstar Reba McEntire and several others Tuesday after the stairs collapsed in a historic building they were touring in Oklahoma....

 2021-09-15 19:50 

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SpaceX aiming for night launch of 4 on 1st private flight...

SpaceX is on the verge of blasting a billionaire into orbit with his two contest winners and a health care worker who survived childhood cancer...

 2021-09-15 19:40 

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Man charged with shooting S.C. lawyer Alex Murdaugh in botched assisted suicide, cops say...

Curtis Edward Smith, 61, of Walterboro, is charged with several crimes, including assisted suicide, assault and battery, insurance fraud and conspiracy to commit insurance fraud....

 2021-09-15 19:35 

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70 fake COVID-19 vaccination cards seized...

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection recently confiscated 70 counterfeit COVID-19 vaccination cards....

 2021-09-15 19:25 

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National Book Award longlists announced in 2 categories...

The 10 nominees on the longlist for the National Book Award for young people's literature were announced Wednesday...

 2021-09-15 19:25 

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Sequoia National Park's giant trees at risk as fires grow...

Firefighting resources are ramping up in the battle against two expanding forest fires threatening Sequoia National Park's giant sequoia trees and infrastructure...

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