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 2021-12-01 19:03 

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

CHICAGO (AP) — LaMarr Hoyt, who won the 1983 AL Cy Young Award with the Chicago White Sox, has died. He was 66. The White Sox announced his death on Wednesday. The team said he died Monday in Columbia, South Carolina, following a lengthy illness. Ho...

 2021-12-01 19:02 

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Grand Targhee Project status update...

Project analysis continues on the Grand Targhee Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) as resource leads review documents and address concerns identified by the public during scoping. The post Grand Targhee Project status update appeared first on Local News...

 2021-12-01 19:01 

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Former Louisiana police chief finds the city is suing to stop his reinstatement...

By GERRY MAY Click here for updates on this story BOSSIER CITY, Louisiana (KTBS) — Former Bossier City Police Chief Shane McWilliams was ready to appeal his demotion before the Civil Service Board Wednesday morning, but the city had other plans. The...

 2021-12-01 19:01 

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Idaho Falls Zoo to host winter break camps for kids...

The Idaho Falls Zoo will be hosting in-person camps for kids in grades K-7 during winter break. The post Idaho Falls Zoo to host winter break camps for kids appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2021-12-01 18:59 

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Teen buys gun from high school student then shoots him...

By DAVID BAKER Click here for updates on this story LAVEEN, Arizona (KPHO, KTVK) — A 16-year-old student is in the hospital after being shot at Cesar Chavez High School in Laveen on Monday afternoon. Phoenix Police Sgt. Ann Justus said a fight broke...

 2021-12-01 18:56 

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Peter DeFazio is the latest House Democrat to announce plans not to seek reelection...

By Annie Grayer and Daniella Diaz, CNN Rep. Peter DeFazio, the chairman of the House Transportation Committee, announced Wednesday that he will not seek reelection in 2022, the latest in a long stream of House Democrats leaving Congress at the end of thei...

 2021-12-01 18:56 

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

By TALES AZZONI AP Sports Writer MADRID (AP) — 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. The result leave...

 2021-12-01 18:54 

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Biden on report Trump tested positive for Covid-19 ahead of 2020 debate: 'I don't think about the former President'...

By Betsy Klein, CNN President Joe Biden on Wednesday had a sharp response to a reporter's question on a report that suggested then-President Donald Trump tested positive for Covid-19 last year earlier than previously disclosed. Trump tested positive f...

 2021-12-01 18:52 

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NC wildfire 30% contained as of Wednesday morning; estimated 50 acres burned...

By Kristy Kepley-Steward Click here for updates on this story MCDOWELL COUNTY, North Carolina (WLOS) — Local firefighters continue to battle a wildfire on Progue Mountain in McDowell County, near Marion. The Dysartsville Fire Department says, as of ...

 2021-12-01 18:51 

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First confirmed US case of Omicron coronavirus variant detected in California...

The United States' first confirmed case of the Omicron coronavirus variant has been identified in California, according to the CDC. The post First confirmed US case of Omicron coronavirus variant detected in California appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2021-12-01 18:50 

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

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Rep. Peter DeFazio, the longest serving U.S. House member in Oregon's history, is retiring. The 74-year-old Democrat is the powerful chairman of the House Transportation Committee and announced Wednesday that he won't s...

 2021-12-01 18:49 

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Marlins introduce Garcia, who already calls Miami home...

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer MIAMI (AP) — Avisal Garca made his lone All-Star Game appearance on the Miami Marlins' field. He has owned a house in the city for a few years. The native of Venezuela considers Miami home. That said, he still ha...

 2021-12-01 18:48 

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Man says undercover DEA agent ran red light, hit his wife's car...

By DAVID CALTABIANO Click here for updates on this story TOLLESON, Arizona (KPHO, KTVK) — A Valley veteran says an undercover DEA agent t-boned his wife's car. The family said that the agent ran a red light earlier this month which sent the wife...

 2021-12-01 18:48 

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Fauci: 1st US case of COVID-19 omicron variant identified...

By MICHAEL BALSAMO and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A person in California has become the first in the U.S. to have an identified case of the omicron variant of COVID-19. Dr. Anthony Fauci said the person was a traveler who returne...

 2021-12-01 18:48 

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NC school investigation underway after reported racial remark by teacher...

By Kristy Kepley-Steward Click here for updates on this story MCDOWELL COUNTY, North Carolina (WLOS) — McDowell County School officials confirm an investigation is underway after a staff member allegedly made an inappropriate racial remark. In a sta...

 2021-12-01 18:48 

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Sinclair, Putellas headline Best XI honorees...

By ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer Players Christine Sinclair, Alexia Putellas, Formiga and Quinn are among the winners of the Women's International Champions Cup Best XI. Chelsea coach Emma Hayes and Saudi Arabia national team coach Monika Staab we...

 2021-12-01 18:46 

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Sobbing Capitol rioter described his assault of police Officer Michael Fanone: 'My God. What did I just do?'...

By Katelyn Polantz, Holmes Lybrand and Hannah Rabinowitz, CNN The Capitol rioter accused of firing the Taser at one of the most outspoken police officers wounded on January 6 had told federal investigators in March he had come to Washington, DC, to respon...

 2021-12-01 18:46 

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Browns GM expecting "best" of Mayfield after December bye...

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns general manager Andrew Berry feels the bye week will help Baker Mayfield get healthy and maybe even mend Cleveland's broken season. Mayfield has had a rough 2021 while dealing with an assor...

 2021-12-01 18:46 

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CEOs' economic outlook hit the highest level in at least 20 years. But Omicron could change that...

By Matt Egan, CNN Business Despite rising labor costs, America's business leaders felt very bullish on the US economy — at least in the days prior to the emergence of the Omicron coronavirus variant. The influential trade group the Business Roun...

 2021-12-01 18:45 

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First confirmed US case of Omicron coronavirus variant detected in California...

By Jacqueline Howard and Kaitlan Collins, CNN The United States' first confirmed case of the Omicron coronavirus variant has been identified in California, according to a source familiar. The World Health Organization designates Omicron a "variant...

 2021-12-01 18:44 

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Bad Bunny and Olivia Rodrigo topped Spotify streams in 2021...

By Leah Asmelash, CNN In what may come as no surprise, two names dominated this year in music streaming: Bad Bunny and Olivia Rodrigo. For the second year in a row, Puerto Rican rapper and singer Bad Bunny was the most streamed artist, according to Spotif...

 2021-12-01 18:41 

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Fossil footprints puzzle scientists: Bear or ancient human?...

By CHRISTINA LARSON AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Prehistoric footprints that have puzzled scientists since the 1970s are getting a second look. Were they left by an extinct species of bear or ape, or by early human ancestors? When famed paleo...

 2021-12-01 18:40 

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UN rights chief: Burkina Faso is facing a security crisis...

By SAM MEDNICK Associated Press OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — The U.N. human rights chief says if insecurity in Burkina Faso keeps up, the West African country could spiral into a humanitarian and human rights "catastrophe.4; The U.N. High...

 2021-12-01 18:38 

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Zimmerman wins 2nd straight MLS Defender of the Year honor...

By The Associated Press Nashville's Walker Zimmerman has won Major League Soccer's Defender of the Year honor for the second straight season. Zimmerman is the third player overall and first in more than a decade to earn the MLS award in consecutiv...

 2021-12-01 18:37 

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Facebook lifts Kyle Rittenhouse restrictions, including searches and praise...

By Brian Fung, CNN Business Facebook will no longer limit users from searching for or praising Kyle Rittenhouse, following a court's acquittal of all charges facing the teenager at the center of a deadly shooting in Kenosha, Wisc., last August. Though...

 2021-12-01 18:34 

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Winter wildlife closures to begin on Bridger-Teton...

The Bridger-Teton National Forest is stressing the importance of winter wildlife closure areas. The post Winter wildlife closures to begin on Bridger-Teton appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2021-12-01 18:25 

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CEOs' economic outlook hit the highest level in at least 20 years. But Omicron could change that...

By Matt Egan, CNN Business Despite rising labor costs, America's business leaders felt very bullish on the US economy — at least in the days prior to the emergence of the Omicron coronavirus variant. The influential trade group the Business Roun...

 2021-12-01 18:24 

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Mujer testifica que Ghislaine Maxwell y Jeffrey Epstein empezaron a abusar sexualmente de ella cuando tena 14 aos...

Melissa Velsquez Loaiza (CNN) — Una mujer que testific el martes en el juicio por trfico sexual contra Ghislaine Maxwell dijo que conoci a la cercana confidente de Jeffrey Epstein y al empresario multimillonario cuando tena 14 aos. Segn ella, estaba...

 2021-12-01 18:24 

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Biden says 'shelves are going to be stocked' for the holiday season...

By Kate Sullivan, CNN President Joe Biden on Wednesday sought to reassure Americans that shelves will be stocked this holiday season despite issues with global supply chains, "We're heading into the holiday season in very strong shape," Biden ...

 2021-12-01 18:21 

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

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — 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&#...

 2021-12-01 18:21 

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Aid for Friends Awareness Encampment to be held virtually due to COVID-19...

Once again there will be no burn barrel or cardboard boxes at Caldwell Park for the Aid For Friends Homeless Awareness Encampment. The post Aid for Friends Awareness Encampment to be held virtually due to COVID-19 appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2021-12-01 18:20 

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A beloved football player and a senior with college scholarships among Michigan school shooting victims...

By Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN Friends, family and an entire Michigan high school are grieving the loss of four students after a 15-year-old boy opened fire during the school day, killing four peers and shooting seven others on campus. A suspect is in custody a...

 2021-12-01 18:20 

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A beloved football player and a senior with college scholarships among Michigan school shooting victims...

By Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN Friends, family and an entire Michigan high school are grieving the loss of four students after a 15-year-old boy opened fire during the school day, killing four peers and shooting seven others on campus. A suspect is in custody a...

 2021-12-01 18:20 

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A beloved football player and a senior with college scholarships among Michigan school shooting victims...

By Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN Friends, family and an entire Michigan high school are grieving the loss of four students after a 15-year-old boy opened fire during the school day, killing four peers and shooting seven others on campus. A suspect is in custody a...

 2021-12-01 18:15 

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Wisconsin mayors targeted amid GOP-ordered election probe...

By SCOTT BAUER and TODD RICHMOND Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Republican-hired attorney investigating the 2020 election has told Wisconsin lawmakers during a sometimes testy hearing he has filed a lawsuit to force officials in Green Bay...

 2021-12-01 18:14 

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Colts' Taylor, Cowboys' Lamb among best bets to score...

By DORIAN COLBERT RosterWatch Injuries have added no small amount of uncertainty to fantasy teams this week, but there are still some surefire bets to find the end zone in Week 13. These are my best bets to score at the WR and RB positions. The post Colts...

 2021-12-01 18:09 

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Astronauts celebrate record-breaking chile harvest in space with taco night...

By Ashley Strickland, CNN While we were eating Thanksgiving leftovers and shopping sales on Black Friday, astronauts on the International Space Station had a special taco night to celebrate their second successful chile pepper harvest. As with the first h...

 2021-12-01 18:09 

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Astronauts celebrate record-breaking chile harvest in space with taco night...

By Ashley Strickland, CNN While we were eating Thanksgiving leftovers and shopping sales on Black Friday, astronauts on the International Space Station had a special taco night to celebrate their second successful chile pepper harvest. As with the first h...

 2021-12-01 18:06 

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WHO nations launch steps toward deal to fight pandemics...

By JAMEY KEATEN Associated Press GENEVA (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization is hailing steps by its member states to launch work toward an international agreement to help prevent, prepare for and respond to future pandemics in the wake ...

 2021-12-01 18:02 

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To the Max: Scherzer, Mets finalize $130M, 3-year deal...

By JAKE SEINER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets and Max Scherzer have finalized a $130 million, three-year deal, a contract that shattered baseball's record for highest average salary and forms a historically impressive 1-2 a...

 2021-12-01 18:02 

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Iowa State AD Jamie Pollard announces cancer diagnosis...

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State University Athletic Director Jamie Pollard has announced in an open letter to Cyclones fans his diagnosis of testicular cancer. In the letter released on the school's website, Pollard said his diagnosis began with gr...

 2021-12-01 18:00 

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Nonprofit says catalytic converter theft was thwarted with help from KVVU's Surprise Squad...

By JOE VIGIL Click here for updates on this story LAS VEGAS (KVVU) — A nonprofit that helps people with intellectual disabilities cheered when the FOX5 Surprise Squad came to the rescue this summer. Thieves ripped off catalytic converters from four ...

 2021-12-01 18:00 

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Nonprofit says catalytic converter theft was thwarted with help from KVVU's Surprise Squad...

By JOE VIGIL Click here for updates on this story LAS VEGAS (KVVU) — A nonprofit that helps people with intellectual disabilities cheered when the FOX5 Surprise Squad came to the rescue this summer. Thieves ripped off catalytic converters from four ...

 2021-12-01 17:58 

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'Our miracle': Girl goes home after surviving plane crash...

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — An 11-year-old girl who survived a Michigan plane crash that killed her father and three other people has been released from a rehabilitation hospital. Laney Perdue of Gaylord was one of five people in a plane that crashed...

 2021-12-01 17:56 

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Supreme Court's conservatives lean towards limiting abortion rights after dramatic oral arguments on Mississippi law banning abortions after 15 weeks...

By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter The Supreme Court seemed poised Wednesday to uphold a Mississippi law that bars abortion after 15 weeks, but it is less clear if there is a clear majority to end the right to abortion nationwide, although con...

 2021-12-01 17:53 

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Discount airlines Allegiant and Viva Aerobus seek alliance...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — 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. Las Vegas-based Allegiant and Mexico's Viva Aerobus said Wednesday they will seek ...

 2021-12-01 17:52 

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Fish stranded from dam malfunction on renowned Montana river...

Wildlife workers and volunteers are scrambling to save fish stranded by an abrupt drop in water levels on a Montana river that's renowned among anglers. The post Fish stranded from dam malfunction on renowned Montana river appeared first on Local News...

 2021-12-01 17:46 

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The 'Home Alone' house will be available for one night only on Airbnb...

By Scottie Andrew, CNN Calling all filthy animals: Airbnb is renting out the "Home Alone" house this month for one hijinks-filled night. The very same Chicago-area home that saw a young Macaulay Culkin get the better of the buffoonish Joe Pesci an...

 2021-12-01 17:42 

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OPININ | S o no a las canas? Te gusta esta nueva moda?...

CNNEE Nota del editor: Mari Rodrguez Ichaso ha sido colaboradora de la revista Vanidades durante varias dcadas. Es especialista en moda, viajes, gastronoma, arte, arquitectura y entretenimiento, productora de cine y columnista de estilo de CNN en Espaol. ...

 2021-12-01 17:32 

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A tiger sanctuary near the Las Vegas Strip? Town board says it's an improper use of land...

By DREW ANDRE Click here for updates on this story LAS VEGAS (KVVU) — Magician Jay Owenhouse wants to make Las Vegas the new home for his illusionist show that includes three tigers. Owenhouse filed an application to move his show, and a place to li...

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