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 2021-01-19 23:32 

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Ontario asks Biden for a million vaccines amid shortage...

TORONTO (AP) — Canada won't be getting any Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccines next week and 50% fewer than expected over the next month, officials said Tuesday, prompting the leader of Canada's most populous province to ask U.S. President-...

 2021-01-19 23:32 

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Trump in final parting shot hits Venezuela with sanctions...

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Trump administration issued a parting shot at Venezuelan President Nicols Maduro on Tuesday, announcing a sweeping round of stiff financial sanctions that target a network accused of moving oil on behalf of the presiden...

 2021-01-19 23:32 

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Woods has 5th back surgery, to miss Torrey Pines and Riviera...

Tiger Woods has suffered a setback with his back, disclosing Tuesday that he recently had a fifth surgery that will keep him from starting the year until after the West Coast Swing on the PGA Tour.Woods will not play next week in the Farmers Insurance Ope...

 2021-01-19 23:18 

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Back in Top 25, Georgia eager to reclaim national prominence...

The Georgia Lady Bulldogs are back in the Top 25.Now, the challenge is to stay there for a while.Climbing back into the rankings for the first time since in two seasons, No. 22 Georgia (12-1, 4-1 Southeastern Conference) is eager to reclaim its place amon...

 2021-01-19 23:17 

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Carr transfers to No. 9 Baylor women from Texas Tech...

WACO, Texas (AP) — Chrislyn Carr has transferred to Baylor and joined the No. 9 Lady Bears after two-plus seasons at Big 12 rival Texas Tech.Baylor announced Carr's addition on Tuesday, though the school said the 5-foot-5 sophomore guard's e...

 2021-01-19 23:17 

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Avs send Cole to Wild for Pateryn in swap of swap defensemen...

DENVER (AP) — Colorado and Minnesota have swapped veteran defensemen, with the Avalanche acquiring Greg Pateryn and the Wild receiving Ian Cole.The trade Tuesday represents a significant salary-cap savings for Colorado from Cole's $4.25 million ...

 2021-01-19 23:16 

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Feds say charges over stolen Pelosi computer being prepared...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A woman accused of entering the U.S. Capitol illegally during the Jan. 6 riot will likely be charged with stealing a computer from the office of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a federal prosecutor said in court Tuesday.U.S. Magis...

 2021-01-19 22:31 

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Ravens release RB Mark Ingram, who lost starting job in 2020...

Three-time Pro Bowl running back Mark Ingram has been released by the Baltimore Ravens, who used the 10-year veteran as a starter for the first seven games this season before dropping him deep on the depth chart.The 31-year-old Ingram was on the inactive ...

 2021-01-19 22:31 

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Mahomes, other QBs in final 4 share affinity for deep throws...

Just in case it matters, Chad Henne isn't nearly as likely as Patrick Mahomes to chuck the ball deep down the field for the Kansas City Chiefs.The sample size is closer than people might think as well.If Mahomes can't start the AFC championship ga...

 2021-01-19 22:31 

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Screen Actors Guild may discipline, expel Donald Trump...

NEW YORK (AP) — After leaving the White House, President Donald Trump may lose his SAG card, too.The Screen Actors Guild said Tuesday that the SAG-AFTRA board voted "overwhelmingly" that there is probable cause that Trump violated its guidel...

 2021-01-19 22:31 

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US rejects Ford, Mazda requests to avoid Takata recalls...

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government's highway safety agency has rejected a request from Ford and Mazda to avoid recalling about 3 million vehicles with potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.The National Highway Traffic Safety Administrat...

 2021-01-19 22:31 

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Lloyd rebounds from knee injury to play a full 90 for....

Far from deterred by a lengthy layoff after getting her left knee scoped, Carli Lloyd is back with a steadfast resolve as the United States pushes toward the Tokyo Olympics.Lloyd's recovery work was on display Monday night in Florida when she played t...

 2021-01-19 22:31 

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Pence heading back to Indiana hometown after Biden inaugural...

COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence will be returning to his southern Indiana hometown Wednesday afternoon following the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.The Republican former Indiana governor and his wife Karen are expected to ...

 2021-01-19 22:31 

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Biden ethics order marks departure from Trump administration...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden will issue an executive order after taking office, aimed at reinstating White House ethics standards that were diminished or disregarded by the Trump administration. President Donald Trump campaigned on dr...

 2021-01-19 22:14 

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Capitol attack stirs memories of Oklahoma bombing...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The attack on the U.S. Capitol by an angry mob of President Donald Trump's supporters shocked many Americans who thought such a violent assault by their fellow countrymen wasn't possible.But for Oklahoma City bombing sur...

 2021-01-19 22:13 

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Harrington: Too many Ryder Cup picks can cause problems...

HONOLULU (AP) — The start of the European Tour season in Abu Dhabi is a resumption of the Ryder Cup points race, and European captain Padraig Harrington made it clear he is looking for players in form for the September matches.Europe changed its poi...

 2021-01-19 22:12 

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From Gaga to Garth, Miranda to Moreno: Celebs join inaugural...

Like so much this past year, the inaugural celebration will be like no other: pared down, distanced, much of it virtual. But for actor Christopher Jackson — the original George Washington in Broadway's "Hamilton" — performing in a ...

 2021-01-19 21:31 

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Poster artist helped connect candidates, voters in Georgia...

ATLANTA (AP) — For some, helping to get out the vote during Georgia's U.S. Senate runoffs meant writing checks for campaigns. Others signed up to canvass neighborhoods or make calls for campaign phone banks. Brandon Litman took a different appro...

 2021-01-19 21:31 

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AP sources: Saints' Nielsen passes on LSU job, stays in NFL...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Saints defensive line coach Ryan Nielsen informed LSU on Tuesday that he will not take the Tigers' defensive coordinator job after initially agreeing in principle to do to so, two people familiar with the situation...

 2021-01-19 21:31 

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NCAA announces tighter schedule for March Madness...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — That much-anticipated opening Thursday of March Madness will belong to the play-in teams, part of a scrambled and modestly condensed schedule for the 2021 tournament released Tuesday. The coronavirus pandemic forced the NCAA to m...

 2021-01-19 21:31 

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VIRUS TODAY: US death toll from COVID-19 passes 400,000...

Here's what's happening Tuesday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.:THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY— The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus has topped 400,000 in the final hours of Donald Trump's presidency. The milestone comes almost...

 2021-01-19 21:31 

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Teen whom Biden befriended as fellow stutterer has book deal...

NEW YORK (AP) — Brayden Harrington, the teenager whom President-elect Joe Biden befriended as a fellow stutterer — and will be part of a primetime inaugural special — has a book coming out this summer. Brayden Harrington's picture st...

 2021-01-19 21:31 

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Sales of US Constitution topped 1 million during Trump years...

NEW YORK (AP) — At the National Constitution Center, in Philadelphia, they like to joke that what's bad for the country is often good for the organization."Web traffic is through the roof," says the nonprofit's CEO and president, Jef...

 2021-01-19 21:31 

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Reports: Seattle police violated policies at summer protests...

SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle police officer who threw a tear gas canister that hit a reporter, and other officers who threw blast balls that hit individuals during last summer's Black Lives Matter protests violated policies, according to new reports...

 2021-01-19 21:31 

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LeVert, Pacers await test results before plotting next move...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Caris LeVert said Tuesday he was awaiting additional test results on a small mass in his left kidney before establishing a treatment plan or a timeline for his Indiana Pacers debut.Team doctors found the growth during a routine p...

 2021-01-19 21:15 

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2 Guard members made extremist statements about inauguration...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twelve U.S. National Guard members have been removed from securing President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration after vetting by the FBI, including two who made extremist statements in posts or texts about the Wednesday event, Pent...

 2021-01-19 21:15 

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'Pharma Bro' Shkreli loses 2nd bid for early prison release...

NEW YORK (AP) — That's another no for the "Pharma Bro."A federal judge has rejected convicted pharmaceutical executive's Martin Shkreli's second request to be let out of prison early, showing skepticism about his claim in court p...

 2021-01-19 21:14 

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New this week: 'The White Tiger,' Salt-N-Pepa movie & Rhye...

Here's a collection curated by The Associated Press' entertainment journalists of what's arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.MOVIES— Diane Lane, Kevin Costner and Lesley Manville are a formidable trio in "...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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Jets make hiring of Robert Saleh as head coach official...

NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Saleh left no doubt for the New York Jets that he was their guy. And he knew this is exactly where he wanted to be.The team officially announced Tuesday they hired the former San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator as their ...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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UK: 'Genocide' clause to China trade deals narrowly defeated...

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson narrowly avoided a defeat in Parliament on Tuesday after lawmakers voted against a controversial proposal seeking to bar trade deals with any country deemed by the U.K. High Court to be committing g...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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Big Ten reprimands interim Penn St coach Ferry, fines school...

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The Big Ten Conference reprimanded interim Penn State basketball coach Jim Ferry and fined the university $10,000 for comments Ferry made following a loss to Purdue.Ferry, named interim coach last fall after Patrick Chamber...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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Long shot? Capitol rioters hold out hope for a Trump pardon...

In what could be the longest of legal longshots, several of those arrested for storming the U.S. Capitol are holding out hope that President Donald Trump will use some of his last hours in office to grant the rioters a full and complete pardon.Longtime ad...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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Colombia says it's ready to distribute coronavirus vaccines...

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombian officials say that they are ready to distribute millions of COVID-19 vaccines, once the shots arrive in the South American country. On Tuesday, officials from the Ministry of Health took journalists through a temper...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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Sarah Thomas to be 1st female to officiate at Super Bowl...

NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Thomas will cap her sixth NFL season by becoming the first female to officiate the Super Bowl in NFL history. Thomas, a down judge, is part of the officiating crew announced Tuesday by the NFL. "Sarah Thomas has made histor...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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Man charged with 5 new felonies in Iowa Trump rally shooting...

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Prosecutors have added five felony weapons and assault counts against a white man already charged with attempted murder for shooting into a car carrying four Black girls during a rally for President Donald Trump in Iowa.The Po...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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US virus death toll tops 400,000 in Trump's final hours...

The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus eclipsed 400,000 on Tuesday in the waning hours in office for President Donald Trump, whose handling of the crisis has been judged by public health experts a singular failure.The running total of lives lost, as com...

 2021-01-19 20:31 

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Woman investigated for theft of Pelosi computer due in court...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Federal authorities arrested a woman whose former romantic partner says she took a laptop from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office during the riot at the U.S. Capitol earlier this month.Riley June Williams was arrested Mon...

 2021-01-19 20:30 

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'Shameful': US virus deaths top 400K as Trump leaves office...

As President Donald Trump entered the final year of his term last January, the U.S. recorded its first confirmed case of COVID-19. Not to worry, Trump insisted, his administration had the virus "totally under control."Now, in his final hours in of...

 2021-01-19 20:15 

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Noem's tweet about student food pantry seen as dig at Haley...

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem took a shot at a Texas school's food pantry in a move that political strategists said was really aimed at former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley, who is seen as a potential rival for the 20...

 2021-01-19 20:15 

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US soldier arrested in plot to blow up NYC 9/11 Memorial...

NEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. Army soldier was arrested Tuesday in Georgia on terrorism charges after he spoke online about plots to blow up New York City's 9/11 Memorial and other landmarks and attack U.S. soldiers in the Middle East, authorities said...

 2021-01-19 19:31 

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Column: Lower scores just an example of golf evolving...

HONOLULU (AP) — Chris Kirk shot 65 four days in a row and it wasn't enough to win on the PGA Tour.Joaquin Niemann can appreciate the feeling. The dynamic 22-year-old from Chile played both tournaments in Hawaii and was a combined 45-under par. H...

 2021-01-19 19:31 

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Macron calls on Biden for greater US military involvement...

BREST, France (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron hoped on Tuesday that U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will show a greater military commitment to fight against Islamic extremists in several theaters of conflict and especially in the Middle East....

 2021-01-19 19:31 

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#HenneThingIsPossible as Chiefs look toward AFC title game...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The 35-year-old journeyman quarterback that made the two plucky plays in the final minutes of regulation that helped get the Kansas City Chiefs into the AFC championship game was fortunate to even be on the team.Chad Henne ha...

 2021-01-19 19:31 

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Padres bring Musgrove home in 3-team trade with Bucs, Mets...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres brought right-hander Joe Musgrove to his hometown team Tuesday, adding yet another starting pitcher in a seven-player trade involving the Pittsburgh Pirates and New York Mets.The Padres, who believe they can con...

 2021-01-19 19:30 

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Kyrie Irving rejoins Nets, says he 'just needed a pause'...

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving rejoined the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday, saying he took a leave of absence because he "just needed a pause."Irving practiced with the team and could play Wednesday in Cleveland. He has missed the last seven games, ...

 2021-01-19 19:30 

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Former BYU, Kennesaw coach Ingle dies at 68 from COVID-19...

ATLANTA (AP) — Tony Ingle, who failed to win a game in his tenure as BYU's interim basketball coach but went on to capture lower-division national championships at two Georgia colleges, has died at the age of 68.His son, Izzy, announced on Twitt...

 2021-01-19 19:30 

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Tiffany Trump announces engagement on dad's final full day...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's youngest daughter, Tiffany, is engaged to be married. The 27-year-old recent Georgetown law school graduate announced her good news on Instagram on Tuesday, her father's final full day in office. Sh...

 2021-01-19 19:14 

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Supreme Court takes on early stage of global warming case...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Tuesday seemed cautious about siding with oil and gas companies in a case involving global warming.The case the court was hearing is not about whether the companies can be held responsible for harms resulting f...

 2021-01-19 19:14 

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Warm meals for cold times: Getting to know root vegetables...

If you've been to a farmers' market lately, then the reality of seasonal cooking in the middle of winter has plainly revealed itself to you. Tis the season for root vegetables, and not a whole lot else.But there is beauty to cooking with the seaso...

 2021-01-19 19:13 

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Carolina-Nashville 1st NHL postponement since season started...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The NHL has postponed its first game since the league's season began, calling off Tuesday night's game between Carolina and the Predators hours after the Hurricanes won the first of a two-game set in Nashville."Th...

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