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 2021-09-24 22:06 

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Lawmakers call out Biden administration for extending Canadian border restriction...

Democrats and Republicans are calling out the Biden administration for extending the restriction at the Canadian border....

 2021-09-24 21:05 

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House passes expansive abortion rights bill...

The House on Friday passed an expansive abortions right bill to protect and expand abortion access in all 50 states....

 2021-09-24 16:56 

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Gunman identified in Collierville Kroger shooting; victims now up to 15...

COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. — The alleged shooter at the Collierville Kroger has been identified as 29-year-old UK Thang. The number of victims shot in the Collierville Kroger shooting is now up to 15, Police Chief Dale Lane said Friday. They are stable, La...

 2021-09-24 16:00 

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WEEK 3: FOX Fantasy Sleepers of the Week...

Welcome to WEEK 3 of FOX Fantasy Sleepers of the Week, brought to you by The Sports Hub! In this weekly show, Lucas and Cory, the FOX Fantasy Football Insiders, will share three of their daily fantasy football sleeper picks for the upcoming NFL week....

 2021-09-24 15:48 

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No school bus? No problem. Colorado boy kayaks to school...

As school districts across the nation deal with a shortage of bus drivers, a Summit County student is getting high grades for his creativity to get to class....

 2021-09-24 15:09 

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Newsfeed Now: Federal warrant issued for Brian Laundrie in Gabby Petito case; DC shutdown looms as lawmakers at odds over budget...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends....

 2021-09-24 14:29 

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Biden encourages COVID booster after CDC endorses shot for older Americans...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, opening a major new phase in the U.S vaccination drive against COVID-19....

 2021-09-24 14:25 

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Which states are you most likely to die in an animal attack?...

Every year, people die in encounters with animals, but which states rank highest for such fatalities?...

 2021-09-24 14:22 

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Grand opening held for new Community Connections Center...

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WLAx/WEUX) A new center in La Crosse is giving seniors the chance to connect to community programs and resources. First News at Nine's Alex Loroff tells us how the isolation of the pandemic has made those connections crucial. A trio o...

 2021-09-24 13:35 

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COVID-19 daily update Cases, deaths, vaccination rates in Wisconsin, La Crosse, Eau Claire (September 24, 2021)...

LA CROSSE/EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) Contracting COVID-19 can cost you a lot and we are talking about cold hard cash. The non-profit group Fair Health released its new analysis of insurance claims. It found the average bill for covid patients in the hos...

 2021-09-24 13:23 

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New charge filed in quadruple Dunn County homicide case...

DUNN COUNTY, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) The father of a man charged with fatally shooting four people in St. Paul and leaving their bodies in a vehicle abandoned in Dunn County is accused of helping his son dispose of the bodies. Darren Osborne is now charged in Mi...

 2021-09-24 13:17 

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'I'm gonna die': Kroger employee describes fleeing gunfire in Tennessee store...

A longtime Kroger employee said she thought someone was popping balloons in the floral section of the Collierville store Thursday afternoon, but she soon realized it was gunfire....

 2021-09-24 13:16 

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Is it safe to get the COVID-19 and flu vaccine at the same time?...

Medical experts say it's more crucial now than ever to get a flu shot, even if you've already received the COVID-19 vaccine. According to the Department of Health, at last check, there are about 21 flu cases across North Dakota since the counting ...

 2021-09-24 13:16 

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Here we go! Cast announced for new Super Mario Bros. animated movie...

In a Thursday tweet, Illumination announced the voice cast for a movie based in Nintendo...

 2021-09-24 13:15 

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New details about 'incident' between Gabby Petito, Brian Laundrie at Wyoming restaurant...

A restaurant in Wyoming confirmed Wednesday that they saw Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie come in on Aug. 27, the same day that Petito sent an "odd" text message to her mother that sent up red flags, police said....

 2021-09-23 21:48 

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US lawmakers seek answers as scammers continue to target seniors...

United States lawmakers say the pandemic made many of the nation...

 2021-09-23 21:12 

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CDC advisory panel backs COVID-19 booster shots for high-risk adults...

The U.S. vaccination drive against COVID-19 stands on the verge of a major new phase: Government advisers on Thursday recommended booster doses of Pfizer's vaccine for millions of Americans....

 2021-09-23 21:11 

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Body found in Illinois River is Jelani Day, coroner confirms...

LASALLE COUNTY, Ill. (WMBD) — The LaSalle County Coroner has confirmed the male body found in the Illinois River on Sept. 4 is Jelani Day. Coroner Richard Ploch said forensic dental identification and DNA testing and comparison helped confirm the id...

 2021-09-23 21:10 

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'The Conjuring' house in Rhode Island listed for $1.2 million...

Built in 1836, the house was made famous by the 2013 horror blockbuster "The Conjuring."...

 2021-09-23 21:09 

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Senate Republicans hold out on debt ceiling as shutdown looms...

A week away from a shutdown, Democrats and Republicans are still sparring over a path forward to fund the government....

 2021-09-23 15:10 

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Newsfeed Now: Divers join search of Brian Laundrie in Gabby Petito case; Police department sued for misconduct by group led by Jay-Z...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends....

 2021-09-23 15:00 

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Big Game Bound: Key showdown between Bucs and Rams highlights Week 3 NFL slate...

INDIANAPOLIS Only seven unbeaten teams remain in the NFL as week three kicks off on Thursday night. Two of those 2-0 teams will meet at the site of this year's Super Bowl, Sofi Stadium, with the defending champion Buccaneers meeting the Rams. "Big...

 2021-09-23 14:18 

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Evers, Democrats revive plan to kill personal property tax...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) —Gov. Tony Evers and legislative Democrats are reviving an attempt to eliminate a property tax paid by businesses that Republicans have long supported getting rid of. Numerous exemptions have been allowed under the law over the ye...

 2021-09-23 14:12 

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UPDATE: La Crosse's 'Hatched Baby' sculpture not repairable...

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) A few weeks ago. The Blue Baby in the Hatched Baby Sculpture at La Crosse's City Hall went missing. While it has since been returned, the artist says it cannot be repaired. After looking at pictures, artist Wolfgang Auer sa...

 2021-09-23 13:56 

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Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District gives update on ACLU complaint investigation...

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) The Chippewa Falls School District says an investigation into student complaints about discrimination shows no evidence the district violated Wisconsin's pupil discrimination law. In June, the American civil liberties ...

 2021-09-23 13:46 

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Gabby Petito: NewsNation Special Report...

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 2021-09-23 13:45 

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COVID-19 daily update Cases, deaths, vaccination rates in Wisconsin, La Crosse, Eau Claire (September 23, 2021)...

LA CROSSE/EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) Due to an increase in covid cases in the Chippewa Valley, there's a new drive-thru testing site. The Northwest Wisconsin Health Care Emergency Readiness Coalition is opening a national guard site at Jacob's W...

 2021-09-23 13:37 

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FDA advisory panel approves COVID boosters for elderly, high risk people...

A federal panel of experts that voted against Pfizer booster shots for all Americans unanimously supported a third vaccine injection for people at higher risk from the virus....

 2021-09-23 13:35 

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Versiti Blood Center holding drive to address blood shortage...

TOMAH, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) Health care providers in Tomah say with COVID-19 cases on the rise, they are in desperate need more than ever for blood donations. First News at Nine's Alex Loroff explains how you can help during a two-day blood drive taking p...

 2021-09-23 13:30 

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TikTok users trading stocks by copying members of Congress...

TikTok users are trading stocks by copying members of Congress, cynically assuming they have inside information. But is that a good financial move?...

 2021-09-23 13:30 

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Is the delta variant of COVID worse for kids?...

Since the pandemic began, more than 5 million children in the U.S. have tested positive for COVID-19....

 2021-09-23 13:30 

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Britney Spears formally seeks to end conservatorship in L.A. court filing...

Britney Spears said in a court filing that she agrees with her father that the conservatorship that has controlled her life and money since 2008 should be terminated....

 2021-09-23 13:29 

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Lifestyle trend #VanLife continues to grow...

So-called "van life" picked up steam during the pandemic when people packed up their lives and hit the road for freedom, nature and fresh air. To some, it's seen as a referendum on materialism and the status quo....

 2021-09-23 13:29 

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School violence: Shootings in 4 states this week leave communities looking for answers...

Just this week alone, several school kids were shot in cities like Wichita, Newport News, and Chicago....

 2021-09-23 13:29 

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Home sales dipped in August after two months of increases...

(TheRealDeal) After rising for two straight months this summer, home sales are once again on the decline. Total existing-home sales, which includes single-family homes, townhomes, condos and co-ops, fell 2 percent month-over-month to a seasonally adjusted...

 2021-09-23 13:26 

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FDA backs Pfizer COVID-19 boosters for seniors, high-risk...

The U.S. moved a step closer Wednesday to offering booster doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to senior citizens and others at high risk from the virus as the Food and Drug Administration signed off on the targeted use of the extra shots....

 2021-09-22 22:19 

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GOP to Dems: You'll have to raise the debt limit alone...

Everyone in Washington agrees that raising the debt limit is necessary to prevent dire consequences to the US economy. Still, Congress is unable to come to an agreement to ensure the government can pay its debt....

 2021-09-22 21:41 

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Republican senators won't budge on debt limit increase as Democrats push big spending bill...

Democrats are moving to pass the increase along with a bill to fund the government. But Republicans say Democrats need to do it all—on their own....

 2021-09-22 21:18 

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House Democrats push abortion rights bill...

House Democrats are teeing up a vote on a sweeping abortion bill. The push comes as Democrats try to combat a wave of state laws looking to restrict abortion access as early as six weeks....

 2021-09-22 21:13 

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US lawmakers and experts worry about kids and COVID-19...

United States lawmakers say not enough is being done to protect children during the pandemic....

 2021-09-22 20:06 

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Locker Room: Packers bounce back in Monday Night Football showdown...
 2021-09-22 19:51 

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Dive team joins search for person of interest in Gabby Petito's death, Brian Laundrie...

Search crews are set to head back to the Carlton Reserve in Venice to look for Brian Laundrie. He is the only person of interest in the death of Gabby Petito....

 2021-09-22 19:47 

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DHS host briefing on state's COVID-19 status...

(WFRV) DHS experts hosted a briefing to answer questions about the status of COVID-19 in Wisconsin and discuss updates to available data. Those on the call are: Secretary-designee Karen Timberlake, Wisconsin Department of Health Services Dr. Ryan Westerga...

 2021-09-22 19:30 

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Child tax credit: Where's my September payment?...

If you haven...

 2021-09-22 17:18 

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Netflix buys the complete works of 'Charlie and Chocolate Factory' author Roald Dahl...

Oompa-loompa doompadee doo, Willy Wonka has a new home!...

 2021-09-22 15:59 

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First Day of Fall: The science behind it...

Tis the season for cooler temperatures, pumpkin spice lattes and all things fall. Let's talk a little bit about the science behind the day that makes this season so great. First, let's talk about the start of fall.In 2021 Fall will begin on Wednes...

 2021-09-22 15:39 

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'Family Guy' characters star in COVID vaccine PSA...

in the 3-minute PSA, Stewie and Brian teleport inside Peter...

 2021-09-22 14:57 

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Newsfeed Now: FBI IDs Gabby Petito's body, rules death a homicide; Lawmakers clash over plan to prevent government shutdown...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends....

 2021-09-22 14:54 

WLAX

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First day of fall is here: What you might not know about the season...

Schools is back in session, football is back to full force on weekends, and the temperature is slowly inching its way down our thermometers — all signs that fall has arrived....

 2021-09-22 14:35 

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CDC: Salmonella outbreak from unidentified food source sickens people in 25 states...

At least 127 people have been infected — and 18 hospitalized — amid an outbreak of salmonella across dozens of states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....

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