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 2021-09-22 23:09 

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Under pressure, Powell says Fed to revamp its trading rules...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Wednesday that the central bank will overhaul its financial ethics policies......

 2021-09-22 23:08 

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Biden meets with Democrats as $3.5T plan faces party split...

Time growing shorter, President Joe Biden planned to meet privately Wednesday with House and Senate Democrats as Congress worked to bridge party divisions over his big "build back better" agenda ahead of crucial voting deadlines....

 2021-09-22 23:05 

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US soldier wins long fight to get Afghan translator asylum...

Army combat veteran Spencer Sullivan has never felt more victorious. Sullivan spent years fighting to get his Afghan translator asylum......

 2021-09-22 23:05 

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USOPC: American hopefuls for Beijing Games must have vaccine...

U.S. athletes trying to make the Winter Olympics will have to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 under a groundbreaking new......

 2021-09-22 23:03 

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Facebook tech chief Mike Schroepfer to step down...

Facebook's Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer is stepping down from the social media company, taking on a part-time role while......

 2021-09-22 22:59 

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Balanced Fund 16596.72 + .55 1.06 + 9.85 Corporate A-Rated Debt 2489.48 + .21 + .12 + .86 Emerging......

 2021-09-22 22:59 

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Seahawks' Lockett shies away from attention after hot start...

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Tyler Lockett would have preferred to be anywhere else on Wednesday, rather than standing at the......

 2021-09-22 22:57 

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Parachutists bail on West Virginia's Bridge Day...

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — Parachutists won't jump off the nation's third-highest bridge next month due to worries about sufficient emergency......

 2021-09-22 22:54 

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Judge plans to re-sentence Scott Peterson to life this fall...

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Scott Peterson, who spent more than 15 years on Death Row in the 2002 murders......

 2021-09-22 22:54 

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Suits against Ohio State over sex abuse by doc are dismissed...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge dismissed some of the biggest remaining lawsuits over Ohio State's failure to stop......

 2021-09-22 22:52 

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MATCHDAY: Barcelona looks to rebound, Napoli eyes win streak...

A look at what's happening in European soccer on Thursday: SPAIN Still in crisis, Barcelona visits Cdiz in the Spanish......

 2021-09-22 22:51 

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Fans fight at French league game in latest stadium violence...

ANGERS, France (AP) — There was more fan disorder in the French league on Wednesday as Marseille supporters ran onto......

 2021-09-22 22:50 

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High-A East Playoff Glance...

All Times EDT Championship Series (Best-of-5) x-if necessary Greensboro vs. Bowling Green Tuesday, Sept. 21: Bowling Green at Greensboro, ppd.......

 2021-09-22 22:18 

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Feeling trapped, migrants' fears grow in Mexican border city...

CIUDAD ACUA, Mexico (AP) — After more than a week at this crossing on the U.S.-Mexico border, Haitian migrant Nelson......

 2021-09-22 22:18 

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Judge dismisses some of biggest unsettled lawsuits against Ohio State over sex abuse by team doctor...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Judge dismisses some of biggest unsettled lawsuits against Ohio State over sex abuse by team doctor....

 2021-09-22 22:15 

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Jackson released from Chicago facility after COVID recovery...

The Rev. Jesse Jackson was released Wednesday from a Chicago facility a month after he was hospitalized for a breakthrough COVID-19 infection and intensive physical therapy for Parkinson's disease....

 2021-09-22 22:14 

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2-time major champ Simona Halep, coach Darren Cahill split...

Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep no longer will be coached by Darren Cahill. Halep announced the split "after six......

 2021-09-22 22:09 

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Could rapid testing for COVID-19 be US's key to crushing the virus?...

Could the U.S. finally get ahead of COVID-19, if it had a better system of rapid testing? A local college professor says yes....

 2021-09-22 22:06 

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Arizona official resigning after secret recording released...

PHOENIX (AP) — A recording that emerged of a Republican elected Arizona official criticizing his GOP colleagues for opposing a......

 2021-09-22 22:06 

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12th inmate dies as New York City's jail crisis intensifies...

NEW YORK (AP) — An inmate on a New York City jail barge died Wednesday after a medical emergency, the......

 2021-09-22 22:03 

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Dja vu: French leader PSG relies on another late winner...

PARIS (AP) — French league leader Paris Saint-Germain made it seven straight wins but needed another injury-time winner to beat......

 2021-09-22 22:00 

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At least a dozen Georgetown students sickened; cause unknown...

There's a nasty bug on the Georgetown campus in D.C. The university said that since Tuesday, 12 students on the main campus have reported symptoms including severe stomach pains, vomiting and diarrhea....

 2021-09-22 21:36 

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Blues promote Peter Chiarelli, Ken Hitchock returns...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Stanley Cup-winning general manager Peter Chiarelli has been promoted to vice president of hockey operations for......

 2021-09-22 21:35 

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Researchers detect malaria resistant to key drug in Africa...

LONDON (AP) — Scientists have found evidence of a resistant form of malaria in Uganda, a worrying sign that the......

 2021-09-22 21:33 

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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......

 2021-09-22 21:30 

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Sports Betting Line...

MLB Thursday National League FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at MILWAUKEE -120 St. Louis +105 L.A. Dodgers -240 at COLORADO +202......

 2021-09-22 21:29 

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Officials free Va. man accused of hiring hitman to kill wife...

Prosecutors in Virginia dropped all charges against a man charged with hiring a hitman to kill his ex-wife after the accused hitman withdrew his guilty pleas and refused to cooperate with the investigation into the 2004 double slayings that also left the ...

 2021-09-22 21:28 

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Jets' Saleh hearing suggestions, criticisms, even from Mom...

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Robert Saleh has heard all kinds of opinions, criticisms and suggestions just two games into......

 2021-09-22 21:24 

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Bill would change maritime liability rules after boat fire...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday that would change 19th century maritime liability rules in response to......

 2021-09-22 21:24 

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Fendi, Del Core lead Milan fashion's runway return...

MILAN (AP) — Italy's fashion capital is again alive with the sound of shoppers swarming boutiques and editors filling socially......

 2021-09-22 21:23 

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Biden taps two fundraisers, ex state rep as ambassadors...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday that's he's nominating two major Democratic fundraisers and a former Georgia......

 2021-09-22 21:22 

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New Florida bill replicates Texas' sweeping abortion ban...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — An abortion bill similar to one signed into law in Texas was filed in Florida on......

 2021-09-22 21:19 

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Northwestern set to renovate stadium after $480 million gift...

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern is set to renovate its football stadium thanks to a $480 million donation from the......

 2021-09-22 20:33 

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Patriots expect to be challenged by Kamara, savvy Saints...

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots entered free agency in the offseason with the goal of building a defense that......

 2021-09-22 20:33 

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Mayim Bialik's 'Jeopardy!' goal: maintaining its integrity...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayim Bialik knew she'd be busy around this time of year, but not this busy. Besides......

 2021-09-22 20:29 

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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 20:29 

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Man who claimed to have bomb at Capitol competent for trial...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The man who claimed he had a bomb in a pickup truck near the U.S. Capitol last......

 2021-09-22 20:24 

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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday...

Stocks held on to their gains on Wall Street Wednesday after the Federal Reserve signaled it may begin easing its......

 2021-09-22 20:21 

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Fed: On track to slow support for economy later this year...

The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that 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 20:20 

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Stitch Fix, Sonic Automotive rise; FedEx, Facebook fall...

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: FedEx Corp., down $22.99 to $229.08.......

 2021-09-22 20:19 

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Grand jury formally charges Florida man in family slaying...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A man accused of massacring a Florida family under the delusion that they were child......

 2021-09-22 20:18 

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Thousands fight wildfires threatening California's sequoias...

THREE RIVERS, Calif. (AP) — Growing armies of firefighters battled wildfires in the heart of California's sequoia country on Wednesday.......

 2021-09-22 20:16 

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Tonywatch: Playwright Katori Hall 'reaching for humanity'...

NEW YORK (AP) — Most playwrights who dip their toes into musical theater for the first time go small. Not......

 2021-09-22 20:15 

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Tonywatch: Aaron Tveit rides a roller coaster of a year...

NEW YORK (AP) — Even in a crazy year with so many ups and downs, consider the last 12 months......

 2021-09-22 20:15 

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Q&A: Johns Hopkins doctor discusses importance of nuance when dealing with COVID-19...

WTOP's John Domen had a conversation with Dr. Martin Makary, a surgical oncologist and chief of the Johns Hopkins Islet Transplant Center, about the importance of facing the pandemic and the conversation surrounding it with nuance....

 2021-09-22 19:23 

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Federal judge: Florida immigration law racially motivated...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A federal judge has struck down portions of a Florida immigration enforcement law that was a......

 2021-09-22 19:18 

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Pulitzer-winning reporter Jim Sheeler dead at 53...

NEW YORK (AP) — Jim Sheeler, a former Rocky Mountain News journalist who won a Pulitzer Prize for his extensive......

 2021-09-22 19:17 

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

LONDON (AP) — A coroner presiding over an inquest into the death of British woman who was poisoned by a......

 2021-09-22 19:16 

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DC clarifying COVID-19 quarantine guidance for students...

D.C. Health is updating its quarantine guidance to provide better details on what families and students should do if a child tests positive for COVID-19....

 2021-09-22 19:13 

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

NEW YORK (AP) — A prosecutor began closing arguments in the R. Kelly sex trafficking trial Wednesday by telling jurors......

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