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 2020-09-22 13:26 

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Patrick Stewart and Mark Hamill go head-to-head in food delivery commercial...

Whether the force is with you in a galaxy far, far away or you want to boldly go where no man has gone before, you've likely never seen a face off quite like the latest offering from Uber Eats. Movie stars Mark Hamill and Patrick Stewart have brought ...

 2020-09-22 13:25 

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How to watch CNN Films' 'John Lewis: Good Trouble'...

The late Rep. John Lewis won many superlatives as he spent more than 60 years tirelessly pursuing equality and social justice — even when it meant putting his own safety at risk. But the man from Troy, Alabama, wasn't just a civil rights legend,...

 2020-09-22 13:21 

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Bloomberg raises $16 million to help ex-felons in Florida vote...

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and his political operation have raised more than $16 million from supporters and foundations over the last week to pay the court fines and fees for over 30,000 Black and Latino voters in Florida with felonies, allo...

 2020-09-22 13:18 

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Hillary Clinton's new podcast to launch this month...

Hillary Clinton's forthcoming podcast will be released later this month and focus on everything from ongoing political issues to popular culture to the coronavirus pandemic. The first episode of Clinton's podcast, called "You and Me Both with ...

 2020-09-22 13:17 

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The Bobcat Fire is one of the largest in Los Angeles County history after scorching more than 100,000 acres...

The Bobcat Fire in Los Angeles County has scorched more than 100,000 acres as of Monday, making it one of the largest fires in the county's history. It is one of at least 27 major wildfires currently burning in California, where 26 people have died an...

 2020-09-22 13:07 

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Public support for the Black Lives Matter movement has dropped since June, report finds...

Protests following the death of George Floyd helped shed light on the plight of Black Americans and bolstered support for the Black Lives Matter movement. But that support has declined since early June, just days after the Black father died after a Minnea...

 2020-09-22 12:54 

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Washington Post: CIA assessment says Putin 'probably directing' efforts to interfere in 2020 election against Biden...

The CIA assessed in August that Russian President Vladimir Putin and his top aides "are aware of and probably directing Russia's influence operations" aimed at undermining Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden in the 2020 election, accor...

 2020-09-22 12:38 

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Shots fired by barricaded gunman in suburban Atlanta, police say...

Police ordered nearby residents to shelter in place Tuesday morning after a barricaded gunman at a suburban Atlanta home fired shots. Officers are on the scene in the Cobb County neighborhood, about 20 miles north of downtown Atlanta. "Barricaded Gunm...

 2020-09-22 12:31 

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Second judge rules against USPS, says election mail must be prioritized...

The US Postal Service must prioritize election mail and reverse some key policy changes imposed by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, a federal judge ruled on Monday, saying that "managerial failures" at the agency undermined the public's faith i...

 2020-09-22 12:30 

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Why do leaves change color?...

This year, we've learned that almost nothing is guaranteed in life. And yet, as summer turns to autumn, one thing that is certain is the leaves changing color. But why do the leaves change color? And how do the leaves decide which fiery color to turn?...

 2020-09-22 12:25 

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Chipotle brings back its most popular new menu item...

Chipotle is bringing carne asada back to its menu following a half-year hiatus. The marinated steak option, which appeared on Chipotle's menu for about four months starting in September 2019, will once again be available in the United States for a lim...

 2020-09-22 12:25 

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120,000-year-old footprints found in Saudi Arabia — and they might be human...

Hundreds of fossilized footprints dating back 120,000 years have been discovered in Saudi Arabia, and they might point to the earliest evidence of human movement into the region, according to a new study in Science Advances. Researchers discovered hundred...

 2020-09-22 12:18 

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Gov. Edwards, 'Louisiana to implement new federal guidance for nursing home visitation'...

Click here for updates on this story BATON ROUGE, LA (WGNO) — On Friday, Governor John Bel Edwards announced that Louisiana will move to quickly implement new guidance from the federal government easing restrictions on visits to nursing homes during...

 2020-09-22 12:15 

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Arkansas school districts struggle with virtual students not logging on...

Click here for updates on this story LITTLE ROCK, AR (KFSM) — We are about one month into this unusual school year, so we checked in with local districts to find out what's been their victories and their challenges. One issue across the board is...

 2020-09-22 12:00 

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President Trump calls injured Compton deputies, one of whom can't speak and wrote out her responses...

President Donald Trump made phone calls to the deputies injured in a Compton, California, shooting, and though one of them remains in the hospital and couldn't speak, she wrote out her answers for the nation's commander in chief. The call was deta...

 2020-09-22 11:58 

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Best Weeks for Fall Colors...

Here's the timeline for the best look at leaves around our area. Fall begins at 7:30am this morning. Btw, you can balance an egg on it's end most anytime, but have fun. The post Best Weeks for Fall Colors appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2020-09-22 11:48 

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Why Tesla's Battery Day is a big event for investors...

The meteoric rise of Tesla's stock has been one of the market's top stories of 2020, highlighting a voracious appetite for high-growth companies that could benefit from a shift away from fossil fuels. But for Tesla to maintain its edge in the incr...

 2020-09-22 11:45 

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What you need to know about coronavirus on Tuesday, September 22...

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention abruptly dropped new guidance from its website about airborne transmission of the coronavirus yesterday, just days after publishing it. The agency said a draft version was posted in error, before it had go...

 2020-09-22 11:38 

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Missouri man waits for Missouri Supreme Court ruling, has already spent 26 years in prison- called innocent by current prosecutor...

Click here for updates on this story FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) — Lamar Johnson has spent more than half of his life in prison for the 1994 murder of his friend Marcus Boyd. Johnson had an alibi and thought speaking with police would clear things up. 26 yea...

 2020-09-22 11:38 

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Judge on Trump's SCOTUS list volunteered for the 1987 Biden presidential campaign...

Joan Larsen, one of the candidates on President Donald Trump's list of potential nominees for the Supreme Court, once volunteered for Joe Biden's 1987 presidential campaign. In a Fox News interview on Monday, Trump said he had five female candidat...

 2020-09-22 11:33 

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No Supreme Court nominee yet, but McConnell already on the cusp of having the votes...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has been steadfast that the US Senate will vote on President Donald Trump's nomination to the Supreme Court this year. In less than three days — and before a nominee has even been selected — it appear...

 2020-09-22 11:32 

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'There were passion marks on her stomach'; Mother says State of Missouri failed to stop daycare worker from molesting little girls...

Click here for updates on this story SOUTH ST. LOUIS, MO (KMOV) — A daycare worker is accused of sexually assaulting little girls he was supposed to care for. Tony Brown is charged with multiple counts of child molestation. The wrongdoing allegedly ...

 2020-09-22 11:27 

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Sizzler, one of America's first steakhouse chains, files for bankruptcy...

Sizzler USA, one of the country's first casual restaurant chains, has filed for bankruptcy. The 62-year-old company said it filed for Chapter 11 because of Covid-19, which forced it to temporarily close its restaurants' dining rooms. Sizzler USA a...

 2020-09-22 11:21 

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Fort Smith discusses a possible move for Confederate statue...

Click here for updates on this story FORT SMITH, AR (KFSM) — Talks are underway about possibly moving a Confederate statue from downtown where it's sat for more than 100 years on the courthouse lawn. The historical Oak Cemetery is where the City...

 2020-09-22 11:12 

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Voter registration, explained...

States require voters to register with election officials before casting a presidential ballot. The system is different in every state. Some states offer online voter registration, but others do not. And deadlines are different everywhere. About two-third...

 2020-09-22 11:11 

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In political turmoil and economic collapse, Lebanon could now be overwhelmed by Covid-19...

Coronavirus cases have skyrocketed in Lebanon where the crisis-ridden state is now considering new lockdown measures, raising the specter of a deepening financial crunch. A combination of high infection rates, a floundering economy and renewed political t...

 2020-09-22 11:10 

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TikTok removed 37 million videos in India this year before it was banned...

TikTok removed roughly 100 million videos from its platform through the first half of 2020 for breaking its rules. More than a third of them were in India alone. The company took down nearly 37.7 million videos in the country, TikTok said in a transparenc...

 2020-09-22 10:28 

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Colleges knew the risks but they reopened anyway. Here's how they got it all wrong...

Going into the new school year, colleges and universities knew the risks. After all, in March, most had pivoted to virtual learning — either temporarily or permanently — in hopes of curbing the spread of the virus. But by fall, school official...

 2020-09-22 10:17 

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5 things to know for September 22: Coronavirus, SCOTUS, China, Navalny, Botswana...

Nearly 11 million people are under flash flood watches across the Texas and Louisiana coasts after Tropical Storm Beta made landfall. Here's what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Kno...

 2020-09-22 10:05 

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Premier Inn owner warns 6,000 jobs could go. Pubs and restaurants brace for worse to come...

The owner of Britain's biggest hotel chain on Tuesday unveiled plans to slash up to 6,000 jobs just days before the UK government begins enforcing new restrictions on pubs and restaurants to contain rising coronavirus infections. Whitbread, the owner ...

 2020-09-22 09:57 

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Age is just a number to Zlatan Ibrahimovic as he leads AC Milan to victory...

Veteran striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic fired AC Milan to a 2-0 victory over Bologna on Monday in its opening game of the new Serie A season. The 38-year-old, who referred to himself as Benjamin Button on social media, defied his age once again to score a brac...

 2020-09-22 09:36 

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Remembering the Original 9, the pioneers of women's tennis who allowed future generations to live their dream...

As Naomi Osaka lay down in the centre of Arthur Ashe Stadium, her third grand slam title secured, it offered a moment to reflect on a momentous fortnight, one that saw her return to her fluid best on the court while lending her voice to the fight against ...

 2020-09-22 09:06 

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Chinese air force propaganda video appears to use Hollywood movie clips...

A new Chinese air force propaganda video appears to use Hollywood movie clips in its depiction of an attack on a target resembling a United States Air Force base. The 2-minute, 15-second video, titled "The God of War H-6K Goes on the Attack!" was ...

 2020-09-22 08:30 

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The Nation's Weather...

The Nation's Weather for Tuesday, September 22, 2020 _____ NATIONAL SUMMARY Rough seas, dangerous surf and coastal flooding will persist along much of the Atlantic coast today. Seas will build further in eastern Massachusetts and Maine as Teddy, well ...

 2020-09-22 08:23 

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Madrid opera canceled after audience revolts over social distancing concerns...

A live audience is always difficult to impress, perhaps even more so in the age of social distancing. An opera in Madrid was halted on Sunday night after audience members protested over concerns that seating was too crowded in the venue. The Teatro Real i...

 2020-09-22 08:05 

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Trick-or-treating, costume masks and Halloween parties discouraged by CDC this year...

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued its first guidance for the holidays, including Halloween, amid the raging coronavirus pandemic in a new posting on its website Monday night. Door-to-door trick-or-treating and costume masks and ...

 2020-09-22 08:02 

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28-year-old Houston doctor dies after battle with coronavirus, family says...

Adeline Fagan, a second year OBGYN resident living in Houston, died early Saturday after a couple months-long battle with Covid-19, her family announced in a post on a GoFundMe page established on her behalf. Fagan had just started her second year of resi...

 2020-09-22 08:01 

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Authorities identify firefighter who died battling a blaze sparked by gender reveal party...

A firefighter killed while battling a wildfire that was sparked by a gender reveal party has been identified by authorities. Charles Morton, a Big Bear Interagency Hotshot Squad Boss, was battling the El Dorado Fire Thursday when he was killed, the US For...

 2020-09-22 07:57 

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Fall equinox 2020: Not as 'equal' as you may think...

Twice a year, everyone on Earth is seemingly on equal footing — at least when it comes to the distribution of light and dark. On Tuesday, we enter our second and final equinox of 2020. If you reside in the Northern Hemisphere, you know it as the fal...

 2020-09-22 07:20 

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The country's 'divisive state' is hurting Covid-19 response, Fauci says...

One of the things that's getting in the way of clear and consistent messaging when it comes to Covid-19 in the US is the country's current divided state, Dr. Anthony Fauci said. "We are in such a divisive state in society that it tends to get ...

 2020-09-22 07:17 

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Chinese tycoon who criticized Xi Jinping's handling of coronavirus jailed for 18 years...

A Chinese billionaire who criticized President Xi Jinping's handling of the coronavirus pandemic has been jailed for 18 years on corruption charges, a court said Tuesday. Ren Zhiqiang, a retired real-estate tycoon with close ties to senior Chinese off...

 2020-09-22 07:14 

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NYPD officer accused of acting as an illegal agent of the Chinese government...

A New York police officer who rose through the ranks of the department is accused of using his position in the department's community affairs unit to give Chinese officials access to NYPD officials and offered insider information about its operations,...

 2020-09-22 06:59 

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Wildfire-weary Californians, 'tired of this being normal,' consider uprooting their lives...

It's not just the nearly 7,900 wildfires that have consumed more than 3.4 million acres and claimed 26 lives in California that have Arthur Gies looking online for apartments in New York. "It's not necessarily this year of wildfires so much as...

 2020-09-22 06:48 

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50 fun things to do this fall (take your pick)...

As we head into autumn in the Northern Hemisphere and temperatures start to cool down, the pandemic can't change that it's still the season of leaves falling and light sweaters and jackets, with the morning and twilight feeling crisp but not too c...

 2020-09-22 06:20 

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Body camera video shows officer involved shooting of 13-year-old with Asperger's after mom calls for help...

The Salt Lake City Police Department released body camera footage of an officer involved shooting that left a 13-year-old boy who has Asperger's with multiple injuries. The teen, identified as Linden Cameron by his mother Golda Barton, remains hospita...

 2020-09-22 06:07 

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California city announced $4 million settlement over fatal police shooting of mentally ill Black man...

A California city announced a $4 million settlement of a federal lawsuit with the family of Miles Hall, a 23-year-old Black man who was shot by police last year while having a mental health episode. "The events of the day were tragic and difficult for...

 2020-09-22 06:02 

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The latest on the coronavirus pandemic...

Not Available The post The latest on the coronavirus pandemic appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2020-09-22 05:17 

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ICE detainee alleges officers beat him after he refused to comply with illegal deportation...

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee claims that three agents attempted to deport him despite an order preventing his removal and allegedly beat him when he refused to board the plane, according to a lawsuit filed Friday. Bakhodir Madjitov, a 3...

 2020-09-22 05:09 

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Chinese tycoon who criticized Xi Jinping's handling of coronavirus jailed for 18 years...

A Chinese billionaire who criticized President Xi Jinping's handling of the coronavirus pandemic has been jailed for 18 years on corruption charges, a court said Tuesday. Ren Zhiqiang, a retired real-estate tycoon with close ties to senior Chinese off...

 2020-09-22 04:55 

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New testimony reveals what happened before the Golden Ray capsized off the Georgia coast...

For the first time in the year since a 656-foot cargo vessel capsized off the coast of Georgia, crew members and the ship's owners are speaking publicly about the moments before the Golden Ray listed, overturned, and triggered a multiday rescue effort...

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