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 2021-12-01 19:03 

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1983 AL Cy Young Award winner LaMarr Hoyt dies at 66...

LaMarr Hoyt, who won the 1983 AL Cy Young Award with the Chicago White Sox......

 2021-12-01 18:56 

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Djokovic needs win to keep Serbia alive in Davis Cup Finals...

Mikhail Kukushkin has saved four match points to defeat Miomir Kecmanovic 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-6 (11) and give Kazakhstan a 1-0 lead over Serbia in the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup Finals......

 2021-12-01 18:50 

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Update on the latest in business:...

FINANCIAL MARKETS Stocks head back up NEW YORK (AP) — The latest move in Wall Street's jolting roller-coaster ride is back up. Stocks, oil and bond yields climbed in morning trading Wednesday......

 2021-12-01 18:50 

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Longtime Oregon Rep. Peter DeFazio won't seek reelection...

Rep. Peter DeFazio, the longest serving U.S. House member in Oregon's history......

 2021-12-01 18:43 

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Review: Leaving the Children of God 'sex cult'...

Faith Jones' vivid memoir "Sex Cult Nun" chronicles her 23 years in the infamous Children of God cult and her slow journey to leave......

 2021-12-01 18:38 

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Jacqueline Avant, wife of music legend, killed in shooting...

The wife of music legend Clarence Avant has been fatally shot in Beverly Hills......

 2021-12-01 18:30 

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Visa CEO: COVID caused permanent shift to digital payments...

The head of Visa says he believes the pandemic caused a permanent shift of how consumers choose to pay for goods and services away from cash and into payments......

 2021-12-01 18:29 

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Who are the victims of Oxford High School shooting?...

Three of the teenagers killed by a fellow student at Oxford High School in Michigan are being remembered for their commitment to athletics......

 2021-12-01 18:21 

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Powell: Fed 'not at all sure' inflation will fade next year...

Chair Jerome Powell said Wednesday that the Federal Reserve can't be sure that inflation will fade in the second half of next year, as many economists expect, a fresh sign of the Fed's growing concern......

 2021-12-01 17:54 

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8th juror seated for Potter trial in Daunte Wright's death...

Prosecutors and defense attorneys for the suburban Minneapolis police officer charged in Daunte Wright's death are to resume jury selection Wednesday after seating four jurors the first day......

 2021-12-01 17:53 

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Discount airlines Allegiant and Viva Aerobus seek alliance...

Two budget airlines in the U.S. and Mexico say they will seek government approval to form an alliance and expand their flights across the border......

 2021-12-01 17:50 

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Review: Animated doc 'Flee' tells young refugee's journey...

The new animated documentary "Flee," from Danish filmmaker Jonas Poher Rasmussen, tells the harrowing true story of refugees leaving Afghanistan in the 1980s......

 2021-12-01 17:49 

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Outside Supreme Court, crowd amplifies abortion arguments...

It's a crowded scene outside the Supreme Court, where hundreds of abortion debate partisans are trading chants while justices hear highly anticipated arguments inside......

 2021-12-01 17:29 

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Daystar CEO Marcus Lamb dies after COVID diagnosis...

Marcus Lamb, CEO and founder of the conservative Christian Daystar Television Network who was outspoken against COVID-19 vaccines, has died at age 64 after contracting the virus......

 2021-12-01 17:28 

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Rays, pitcher Kluber finalize $8 million, 1-year contract...

Two-time Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber and the Tampa Bay Rays have finalized an $8 million, one-year free-agent contract......

 2021-12-01 17:27 

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It won't be easy for Cowboys nor Saints in Big Easy...

Yes, it's been a strange year on the field, with visiting teams 90-87-1, not counting two neutral-site games in London......

 2021-12-01 17:24 

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NATO chief says mission creep, corruption hurt Afghan effort...

NATO foreign ministers are debating a report on the lessons to learn from the military organization's 18-year presence in conflict-ravaged Afghanistan......

 2021-12-01 17:19 

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Police: Jussie Smollett 'upset' camera didn't record attack...

Prosecutors will continue presenting their case against Jussie Smollett on charges he staged a fake assault on himself, prompting a massive Chicago police investigation......

 2021-12-01 17:18 

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Former player, labor lawyer lead MLB into 9th work stoppage...

Tony Clark was a minor league prospect in the Detroit Tigers' system and Rob Manfred a junior lawyer on management's legal team during Major League Baseball's last work stoppage......

 2021-12-01 17:04 

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Cowboys seek first road win vs. Saints since 2009...

The Dallas Cowboys visit the New Orleans Saints at a time when both clubs are struggling after solid starts......

 2021-12-01 17:02 

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Key moments since Jussie Smollett reported Chicago attack...

Jussie Smollett is going on trial this week on charges that he lied to Chicago police when the former "Empire" actor and R&B singer reported being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack nearly......

 2021-12-01 17:00 

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US Rep. Fortenberry alleges prosecutor misled his lawyer...

U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry of Nebraska is asking a judge to toss out statements he made to federal authorities who were investigating illegal campaign contributions......

 2021-12-01 17:00 

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Facing pressure for more talent, agencies get new resources from OPM to surge federal hiring...

OPM released a new playbook and guide on federal hiring authorities to help agencies surge recruitment efforts....

 2021-12-01 17:00 

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VA resuming EHR deployments in March, restructuring management of massive project...

The Department of Veterans Affairs will deploy its electronic health record to a second site in March, with another 10 go-lives tentatively planned for later in 2022, after it spent more than a year......

 2021-12-01 16:53 

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CISA names big tech, financial execs and others to Cybersecurity Advisory Committee...

CISA Director Jen Easterly announced the inaugural board members today. The group's first meeting is scheduled for Dec. 10....

 2021-12-01 16:27 

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Brazil confirms 3rd omicron case, considers new measures...

Brazilian health officials have confirmed a third known case of the omicron coronavirus variant......

 2021-12-01 16:21 

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Heat, no food, deadly weather: Climate change kills seabirds...

The warming of the planet is taking a deadly toll on seabirds, which are in decline because of heatwaves, extreme weather, failure to reproduce and inadequate fish to eat......

 2021-12-01 16:17 

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Senator wants to know what agencies are doing to protect employee cell phones...

In today's Federal Newscast, Sen. Wyden wants to know what agencies are doing to deploy countermeasures and protect employees and critical facilities....

 2021-12-01 16:10 

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Man arrested after breaching security at UK Parliament...

A man has been arrested after breaching security at Britain's Parliament......

 2021-12-01 16:09 

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Science report: US should make less plastic to save oceans...

A top independent science panel says the U.S. needs to generate less plastic so less of the material ends up as waste in oceans and other waterways......

 2021-12-01 16:04 

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Florida man charged with killing 21-year-old woman in 1983...

Officials say a man who had long been considered a person of interest in the killing of a 21-year-old South Florida woman has been arrested after 38 years......

 2021-12-01 16:04 

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Dollar lower...

The U.S. dollar is lower against other North American currencies in New York trading. It's worth 1.27 Canadian dollars, down from late Tuesday. And the dollar is trading at 21.17 Mexican pesos......

 2021-12-01 16:04 

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Belarus targets journalists, activists with mass raids...

A human rights group in Belarus says authorities have raided the homes of dozens of journalists and activists......

 2021-12-01 16:02 

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New dinosaur species from Chile had a unique slashing tail...

Scientists in Chile have found the fossils of a strange new dinosaur species......

 2021-12-01 16:02 

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EU chief calls for debate on making COVID-19 jabs mandatory...

A European Union official says the bloc has decided against holding a special remote summit of EU leaders on the omicron coronavirus variant for the time being......

 2021-12-01 15:57 

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Tottenham defender Romero has 'serious' hamstring injury...

Tottenham says center back Cristian Romero will be sidelined until at least January because of a "serious" hamstring injury......

 2021-12-01 15:55 

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Young, No. 4 Alabama face stiff test from No. 1 Georgia's D...

The going only gets tougher for Alabama's normally explosive offense......

 2021-12-01 15:52 

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Dystopia, 'she-cession,' TikTok dances: We're over you, 2021...

The pandemic, politics, pervasive anxiety over the climate and the economy......

 2021-12-01 15:40 

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GOP's Baker won't seek 3rd term as Massachusetts governor...

Republican Gov. Charlie Baker says he won't seek a third term as governor of Massachusetts......

 2021-12-01 15:30 

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Braves tender contract to OF Duvall, re-sign Arcia, Heredia...

The Atlanta Braves have tendered a contract to slugger Adam Duvall, ensuring the National League RBI leader returns to the World Series-winning club for another season......

 2021-12-01 15:24 

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UK panel asks govt to scrap plan to turn back migrant boats...

A U.K. parliamentary committee has criticized government plans to deter migrants from trying to reach Britain in small boats, saying they will endanger lives without stopping dangerous journeys like......

 2021-12-01 15:19 

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Jan. 6 panel to vote on contempt against former DOJ official...

The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection is preparing to vote on pursuing contempt charges against a former Justice Department official......

 2021-12-01 15:13 

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Rangers finalize $175M, 7-year contract with 2B Semien...

The Texas Rangers have finalized their $175 million, seven-year contract with Gold Glove second baseman Marcus Semien......

 2021-12-01 15:11 

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Philippine troops kill 8 communist rebels in jungle clash...

Philippine troops have killed eight suspected communist guerrillas in a jungle clash near a central town, where the rebels reportedly planned to attack a military outpost to mark the anniversary of......

 2021-12-01 15:09 

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Nigeria says it found first case of omicron in November...

Nigeria has detected the first case of the omicron coronavirus variant in a sample collected in October, long before South Africa alerted the world about the variant last week, the country's national......

 2021-12-01 15:08 

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US manufacturing activity grows in November...

U.S. manufacturing activity grew at a faster pace in November as companies continue to struggle to keep up with demand amid ongoing supply shortages and delays......

 2021-12-01 15:07 

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BKC Glance...

All Times EST ___ Washington St. at Arizona St., 7:30 p.m. Colorado at UCLA, 9:30 p.m. UC Riverside at Oregon, 10 p.m. Utah at Southern Cal, 11:30 p.m. Washington at Arizona, 8:30 p.m. Oregon St....

 2021-12-01 15:06 

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BKC Glance...

All Times EST ___ Delaware 75, LIU 67 Northeastern 66, Detroit 56 UNC-Greensboro 74, Elon 61 Coll. of Charleston 81, Tulane 77 Princeton at Hofstra, 7 p.m. William & Mary at Navy, 7 p.m. Norfolk St....

 2021-12-01 15:06 

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BKC Glance...

All Times EST ___ NJIT 75, Sacred Heart 70 American U. at Stony Brook, 6:30 p.m. Brown at Mass.-Lowell, 7 p.m. Binghamton at Saint Joseph's, 7 p.m. Columbia at UMBC, 7 p.m. Dartmouth at Vermont, 7 p.m....

 2021-12-01 15:06 

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Parton, Oh, Biles and teachers named 'People of the Year'...

People magazine has named Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, actor Sandra Oh, country icon Dolly Parton and the nation's teachers as its "People of the Year."......

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