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 2021-02-25 09:59 

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February chill back in the air Thursday...

Find that coat again. It's back to February chill Thursday....

 2021-02-25 09:55 

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China denies subjecting US diplomats to COVID-19 anal tests...

China has denied subjecting U.S. diplomats to COVID-19 anal tests following reports from Washington that some of its personnel have been forced to undergo the procedure...

 2021-02-25 09:50 

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China celebrates official end of extreme poverty, lauds Xi...

The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping's role, part of efforts to cement his image as a history-making leader who is reclaiming his country...

 2021-02-25 09:40 

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German charged for passing parliament floor plans to Russia...

Prosecutors say a German man has been charged with espionage for allegedly passing information on properties used by the German parliament to Russian military intelligence...

 2021-02-25 09:39 

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Street sweeper gets stuck in hole after water main break in Shaler...

A street sweeper partially fell into a hole after a water main break early Thursday morning in Shaler Township....

 2021-02-25 09:15 

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Hunger-striking Ethiopia politicians 'deteriorating' in jail...

Lawyers representing jailed Ethiopian opposition politicians say they are concerned for the lives of their clients, whose hunger strike has gone on for nearly a month and drawn international attention as they protest their treatment by the government...

 2021-02-25 08:58 

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Wyoming man arrested after girlfriend’s toddler son found dead in dumpster...

According to The Associated Press, Cheyenne police initially arrested 27-year-old Wyatt Lamb on warrants unrelated to the death of 2-year-old Athian Rivera, whose body was found Friday afternoon in a dumpster on Desmet Drive. Investigators have since...

 2021-02-25 08:55 

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Armenian PM faces military's demand to resign, talks of coup...

Armenia's prime minister has spoken of an attempted military coup after facing the military's General Staff demand to step down...

 2021-02-25 08:55 

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Global stocks follow Wall Street higher after Fed pledge...

Global stock markets have followed Wall Street higher after the Federal Reserve chairman said the U.S. central bank is in no hurry to withdraw support for the economy...

 2021-02-25 08:50 

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Hunger-striking Ethiopia politicians 'deteriorating' in jail...

Lawyers representing jailed Ethiopian opposition politicians say they are concerned for the lives of their clients, whose hunger strike has gone on for nearly a month and drawn international attention as they protest their treatment by the government...

 2021-02-25 08:40 

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Pro-military marchers in Myanmar attack anti-coup protesters...

Members of a group supporting Myanmar's military junta have attacked and injured people protesting against the army's Feb. 1 seizure of power that ousted the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi...

 2021-02-25 08:35 

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BLM launches Survival Fund amid federal COVID-19 relief wait...

The Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation is formally expanding a $3 million financial relief fund that it quietly launched earlier this month to help people struggling to make ends meet during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic...

 2021-02-25 08:30 

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German police raid suspected Islamic extremists in Berlin...

Hundreds of police officers conducted coordinated raids in Berlin and the surrounding state of Brandenburg as they investigated an organization banned over allegations of Islamic extremism...

 2021-02-25 08:10 

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Southern exposure: Cold wreaks havoc on aging waterworks...

The snow and ice that crippled some states across the South has melted, but it has exposed the fragility of aging waterworks that experts have been warning about for years...

 2021-02-25 08:05 

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How would COVID-19 vaccine makers adapt to variants?...

COVID-19 vaccines appear to be working against today's variants, but companies are making plans to update their shots if needed...

 2021-02-25 08:05 

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BLM launches Survival Fund amid federal COVID-19 relief wait...

The Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation is formally expanding a $3 million financial relief fund that it quietly launched earlier this month to help people struggling to make ends meet during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic...

 2021-02-25 07:46 

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Tennessee boy, 7, accidentally shot, killed as man disassembles friend’s gun, deputies say...

According to WHBQ-TV, Jonterrious Vernell Hampton was arrested on a reckless homicide charge in connection with the shooting, which occurred Tuesday at a Grand Junction home....

 2021-02-25 07:30 

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Medical oxygen scarce in Africa, Latin America amid virus...

A crisis over the supply of medical oxygen for coronavirus patients has struck in Africa and Latin America...

 2021-02-25 07:20 

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Annika is back on LPGA Tour, just not for very long...

Annika Sorenstam is back on the LPGA Tour, but not for long...

 2021-02-25 06:40 

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GOP rallies solidly against Democrats' virus relief package...

Republicans are rallying solidly against Democrats' proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill...

 2021-02-25 06:30 

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Biden revokes Trump orders on 'anarchist' cities and more...

President Joe Biden has formally revoked a series of presidential orders and memorandum signed by Donald Trump...

 2021-02-25 06:15 

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The Latest: Alaska governor, state House member have virus...

Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy has mild symptoms of COVID-19, and a state House member also tested positive for the virus...

 2021-02-25 05:35 

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No. 20 Arkansas’ big run flusters No. 6 Alabama...

Freshman Jaylin Williams scored 10 of his season-high 13 points during a decisive run and No. 20 Arkansas beat sixth-ranked Alabama 81-66...

 2021-02-25 05:30 

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Watchdog reviews complaint about FBI surveillance warrant...

The Justice Department's internal watchdog is reviewing a former Boeing engineer's allegations that he was unfairly pursued by FBI agents who investigated him on suspicions that he was spying for China...

 2021-02-25 05:30 

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House poised to vote on legal safeguards for LGBTQ people...

The Democratic-led House is poised to pass a bill that enshrines protections in the nation's labor and civil rights laws for LGBTQ people, a top priority of President Joe Biden, though the legislation faces an uphill battle in the Senate...

 2021-02-25 05:30 

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Qantas expects to start international flights in October...

Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce says he doesn't expect his airline will resume international travel except for New Zealand until late October, after the Australian population is vaccinated for COVID-19...

 2021-02-25 05:25 

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GOP rallies solidly against Democrats' virus relief package...

Republicans are rallying solidly against Democrats' proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill...

 2021-02-25 05:25 

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Amid COVID-19 pandemic, flu has disappeared in the US...

February is usually the peak of flu season, but not this year...

 2021-02-25 05:20 

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New US envoy to UN gets red carpet welcome from Russia...

Linda Thomas-Greenfield is taking up her post as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations...

 2021-02-25 05:10 

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New Zealand's virus success unleashes runaway housing prices...

New Zealand's success in battling the coronavirus has unleashed an unanticipated problem: skyrocketing house prices...

 2021-02-25 05:10 

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Backlogged cases push California COVID-19 deaths past 50,000...

California's coronavirus death toll has topped 50,000 as Los Angeles County updated its count using backlogged records...

 2021-02-25 05:02 

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Country music star Trisha Yearwood tests positive for COVID-19...

Country music star Trisha Yearwood tested positive for COVID-19 and is resting at home, according to a statement from her husband, Garth Brooks....

 2021-02-25 05:00 

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UN: India coast guard helping Rohingya adrift in Andaman Sea...

The U.N. refugee agency says the Indian coast guard has found a boat carrying Rohingya refugees adrift in the Andaman Sea and is provided them with food, water and medical care...

 2021-02-25 04:55 

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'The Mighty Ducks' coaxes Emilio Estevez back into acting...

Emilio Estevez said "The Mighty Ducks" TV series wooed him out of the director's chair and back into acting, but only because it was a worthy successor to the 1990s movie franchise...

 2021-02-25 04:44 

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Exclusive: Friend who was walking home with Beth Lynn Barr speaks out after 43 years...

Target 11 investigator Rick Earle spoke exclusively with a woman who was likely one of the last people to see Beth Lynn Barr, who went missing 44 years ago....

 2021-02-25 04:43 

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Tennessee woman jumps into icy swimming pool to rescue dog...
 2021-02-25 04:40 

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Sunshine, warm temps give air of hope that things could soon start getting back to normal...

The warm weather gave us a taste of spring Wednesday. With the good news that COVID-19 cases are down in the area, many people are hopeful that we could soon see things start getting back to normal....

 2021-02-25 04:30 

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No. 20 Arkansas’ big run flusters No. 6 Alabama...

Freshman Jaylin Williams scored 10 of his season-high 13 points during a decisive run and No. 20 Arkansas beat sixth-ranked Alabama 81-66...

 2021-02-25 04:25 

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CVS Health now offering COVID-19 vaccine in Pennsylvania...

Officials with CVS Health announced the company will now be offering the COVID-19 vaccine in Pennsylvania among more than a dozen states across the country....

 2021-02-25 04:25 

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Facebook bans all Myanmar military-linked accounts and ads...

Social media giant Facebook has announced it is banning all accounts linked to Myanmar's military as well as ads from military-controlled companies in the wake of the army's seizure of power on Feb. 1...

 2021-02-25 04:20 

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Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher after Fed pledge...

Asian stock markets have followed Wall Street higher after the Federal Reserve chairman said the U.S. central bank is in no hurry to withdraw support for the economy...

 2021-02-25 04:05 

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'Better Call Saul' to film final season soon in New Mexico...

"Better Call Saul," the prequel spinoff to the hugely successful series "Breaking Bad," will begin production in New Mexico on its sixth and final season beginning in March...

 2021-02-25 03:56 

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Pennsylvania lawmakers ask feds to waive school test mandate...

The chairs of Pennsylvania's state Senate Education Committee on Wednesday asked the Biden administration to waive this year's requirement for school standardized testing because of the pandemic....

 2021-02-25 03:50 

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Honduras leader warns drug cooperation with US endangered...

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernndez is warning that antinarcotics cooperation with the United States could "collapse" if U.S. authorities believe "false testimony" in U.S. courts accusing him of cooperating with traffickers...

 2021-02-25 03:48 

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Athletics trade outfielder Dustin Fowler to Pirates for cash...

Two days after being designated for assignment by the Oakland Athletics, outfielder Dustin Fowler was traded Wednesday to the Pittsburgh Pirates for cash....

 2021-02-25 03:47 

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Florida man calls 911, admits to shooting naked man at apartment complex...

A shooting at a South Florida apartment complex on Wednesday involved a naked man and a person who called 911 to report that he had pulled the trigger, authorities said....

 2021-02-25 03:41 

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Department of Labor warning of new scam involving text messages about unemployment...

The U.S. Department of Labor is sending out a warning about a new scam involving text messages about unemployment insurance....

 2021-02-25 03:40 

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Pennsylvania GOP meets to discuss Toomey censure...

Republican Party committee members in Pennsylvania were meeting remotely Wednesday night, possibly for hours, in what is expected to include a discussion of whether to censure U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey....

 2021-02-25 02:58 

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Pennsylvania man captures photo of rare half-male, half-female cardinal...

A Pennsylvania bird watcher found a rare cardinal with two colors that is half male and half female....

 2021-02-25 02:30 

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California tops 50,000 virus deaths, including 806 in L.A....

Los Angeles County is reporting another 806 deaths from coronavirus during the winter surge, pushing California's toll above 50,000, or about one-tenth of the U.S. total from the pandemic...

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