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 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 21:42 

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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 21:25 

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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 21:20 

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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 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 21:01 

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Coronavirus: Rev. Jesse Jackson released from Chicago facility...

The Rev. Jesse Jackson was discharged from a Chicago facility on Wednesday after receiving therapy for Parkinson's disease while he recovered from COVID-19....

 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 20:58 

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North Andover teens send care packages to kids around the world battling cancer...

A group of North Andover teens are putting together personalized care packages in her parent's basement for kids and teens with cancer....

 2021-09-22 20:55 

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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 20:55 

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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 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 20:45 

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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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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 20:34 

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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 20:30 

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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 20:25 

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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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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 20:20 

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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 20:05 

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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 20:05 

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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 20:05 

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TD Garden requiring proof of vaccination or negative COVID test for Bruins, Celtics games & concerts...

TD Garden announced Wednesday that they are requiring all guests 12-years-old and older to provide proof of full vaccination or present a negative COVID-19 test to attend Bruins and Celtics games and other events at the arena....

 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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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 19:40 

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US seeks answers to why Europe keeps winning Ryder Cup...

The Americans always seem to bring the better players to the Ryder Cup...

 2021-09-22 19:30 

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Kiermaier shocked by reaction to taking scouting card...

Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier says he is shocked by reaction to his scooping up a scouting a card that fell out of Toronto catcher Alejandro Kirk's wristband...

 2021-09-22 19:28 

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FDA expected to announce COVID-19 booster shot decision soon...

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to announce a decision this week on whether to authorize Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for some Americans....

 2021-09-22 19:25 

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Federal judge: Florida immigration law racially motivated...

A federal judge has struck down part of a Florida immigration enforcement law as racially motivated...

 2021-09-22 19:20 

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Video shows Missouri officers let police dog bite Black man...

The St. Louis County prosecutor's office is investigating an incident caught on cellphone video in which white officers allowed a police dog to repeatedly bite a Black man during an arrest...

 2021-09-22 19:20 

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UK coroner asks for public inquiry into Novichok poisonings...

A coroner presiding over an inquest into the death of British woman who was poisoned by a Soviet-developed nerve agent wants the probe to be turned into a public inquiry so she can examine Russia's possible involvement...

 2021-09-22 19:20 

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The Latest: Schools deal with virus-related staff shortages...

Schools have welcomed students back to classrooms but face a new challenge: A shortage of teachers and staff the likes of which some district officials say they've never seen...

 2021-09-22 19:20 

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Dem senator: Talks with GOP on police overhaul have failed...

A leading Democratic senator says bipartisan congressional talks on overhauling policing practices have ended without agreement...

 2021-09-22 19:19 

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‘Fantastic Beasts 3’ title, release date announced...

Fans of the Harry Potter universe will now know all of the secrets of Hogwarts headmaster Albus Dumbledore....

 2021-09-22 19:15 

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Closings begin after R. Kelly declines to testify at trial...

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

 2021-09-22 19:09 

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As Protests Unfold, DA Offers Explainer On Sexual Assault Cases...

University of Massachusetts Amherst students since last weekend have been protesting in connection with allegations of a sexual assault at a fraternity, and county prosecutors on Wednesday outlined the different ways that criminal investigations into alle...

 2021-09-22 19:05 

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CDC panel tackles who needs booster shot of COVID vaccine...

Influential government advisers are beginning to debate just which Americans should get an extra dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine — even though regulators haven't yet cleared the extra shots...

 2021-09-22 18:55 

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Mormon church to require masks in temples amid COVID surge...

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced that masks will be required inside temples to limit the spread of COVID-19...

 2021-09-22 18:38 

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Watch: Toddler rescued by police after getting head stuck in railing...

Boulder police came to the rescue of a toddler after she got her head stuck between two bars of a rail last month, according to body camera video released Tuesday by police....

 2021-09-22 18:35 

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Fed foresees a potential rate hike as soon as next year...

The Federal Reserve signaled it may start raising its benchmark interest rate sometime next year, earlier than it envisioned three months ago and a sign that it's concerned that high inflation pressures may persist...

 2021-09-22 18:30 

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Polish regulators renew license for Discovery-owned channel...

Poland's broadcasting regulators have extended the license of Discovery Inc.-owned TVN24...

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