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 2021-04-17 15:22 

Washington Times

Busy March puts Port of Savannah on track for milestone year...

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Georgia officials say record cargo volumes in March have the Port of Savannah headed toward a big milestone in the 2021 fiscal year. The Georgia Ports Authority said in a news release that Savannah is on track to handle 5 million cont...

 2021-04-17 15:19 

Los Angeles Times

Oakland protest of police brutality ends in property damage...

Oakland police say the march began peacefully, but the crowd began throwing objects at officers....

 2021-04-17 15:18 

Washington Times

Five turtles returned to Gulf after being rehabilitated...

PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) - Five endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles were returned to the sea near Pass Christian Harbor this week after months of rehabilitation. The turtles were among 18 sent to the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in December ...

 2021-04-17 15:16 

Chicago Tribune

David Ross returns to the dugout after serving a 1-game suspension as the Chicago Cubs take on the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field...

The Chicago Cubs try to get their offense going Saturday in the second game of their series with the Atlanta Braves. Manager David Ross returns to the dugout after his one-game suspension....

 2021-04-17 15:12 

Washington Times

8 candidates seek to lead Concordia Parish schools...

VIDALIA, La. (AP) - Eight people have applied to lead a central Louisiana school district that borders Mississippi to the east. Concordia Parish School Board President Fred Butcher this week released the names of the applicants seeking to replace Superint...

 2021-04-17 15:11 

Chicago Tribune

Right-wing caucus planned to carry on 'Anglo-Saxon political traditions' — which GOP leader calls 'nativist dog whistle'...

In a striking criticism, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy issued a tweet aimed at the group....

 2021-04-17 15:10 

NY Times

On Afghanistan, Biden Ditches the Generals...

Another casualty in the graveyard of empires....

 2021-04-17 15:09 

NY Times

[ National News ]

Hundreds Protest Fatal Police Shooting of 13-Year-Old in Chicago...

Demonstrators in Chicago marched on Friday evening, calling for police reforms in response to the killing last month of Adam Toledo, one of the youngest people killed by the police in Illinois in years....

 2021-04-17 15:09 

Washington Times

Four Sikhs among victims of Indianapolis mass shooting...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indianapolis' tight knit Sikh community mourned Saturday as members learned that four Sikhs were among the eight people killed in the mass shooting at a FedEx warehouse. The Marion County Coroner's office identified the dead la...

 2021-04-17 15:09 

USA Today

Nearly half of US adults have gotten at least 1 vaccine dose; global death toll tops 3 million: Latest COVID-19 updates...

The U.S. has reported 30% of adults are fully vaccinated and nearly 50% of the U.S. adult population has received at least one vaccine dose....

 2021-04-17 15:08 

Washington Times

South Carolina college's band picked for 2022 Macy's parade...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina college is sending its band to New York City to march in next year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Benedict College's band will make its first appearance in the department store's iconic parade in 2...

 2021-04-17 15:06 

Washington Times

Pro eater headed to Sioux Falls to take on challenge...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A professional eater is headed to Sioux Falls to take on a challenge of excess no one has ever completed. Randy Santel, a competition eater with millions of social media followers, has accepted the "Gorilla Dumpster Challenge&...

 2021-04-17 15:04 

Washington Times

Alabama county sheriff's office gets first K-9 program...

ROCKFORD, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama sheriff's office is getting its first K-9 program. The Coosa County Sheriff's Office in Rockford said a 15-month-old, 72-pound (32.6 kilogram) German shepherd will be running the office's new K-9 division, WSFA...

 2021-04-17 15:01 

San Diego Union Tribune

Events, art show focus on Oceanside's homeless...

Live music and panel discussions on homelessness are among events scheduled at Hill Street Country Club through Tuesday...

 2021-04-17 15:00 

USA Today

Is working from home a literal pain? These ergonomic setups and healthy habits can help...

A year of working from our kitchen islands, sofas and coffee tables is taking its toll on our backs, necks, arms and eyes. Here are some easy fixes....

 2021-04-17 15:00 

Washington Times

Boyfriend charged with murder in fatal Kansas City beating...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A man has been charged with fatally beating his girlfriend who apparently had been dead for a few days before her body was found inside her Kansas City, Missouri, apartment. Thirty-five-year-old Anthony Jones, of Kansas City, Kansa...

 2021-04-17 15:00 

NY Times

The Covid-19 Plasma Boom Is Over. What Did We Learn From It?...

The U.S. government invested $800 million in plasma when the country was desperate for Covid-19 treatments. A year later, the program has fizzled....

 2021-04-17 15:00 

NY Times

Post-Merkel Germany May Be Shaded Green...
 2021-04-17 15:00 

NY Times

Fear of Contagion Won't Depress Our Sex Lives Forever...

As we creep back toward normal, what should we do about the rise of sexually transmitted infections?...

 2021-04-17 15:00 

NY Times

Why Anti-Abortion Catholics Should Get Vaccinated...

Qualms about the vaccines' development are not entirely misguided. But we can make amends for past injustice....

 2021-04-17 15:00 

NY Times

Planned Parenthood Is Done Making Excuses for Margaret Sanger...

We must reckon with Margaret Sanger's association with white supremacist groups and eugenics....

 2021-04-17 15:00 

NY Times

I Have Read Thousands of Rsums and I Have Some Advice...

The history of this strange document can tell job-seekers what works and what doesn't....

 2021-04-17 15:00 

Washington Post

Broadway producer Scott Rudin steps aside amid accusations of abusive behavior going back decades, apologizes for pain he caused...

As he cedes control, a string of hits will be left in the hands of others....

 2021-04-17 15:00 

Barron's

CEOs Should Seek Board Approval Before Taking Stances on Social Justice, Survey Says...

Companies doing business in Georgia should take a position on the state's new voting law, according to a survey by BoardProspects....

 2021-04-17 14:59 

USA Today

Talking Tech: Rollable TVs, gaming grandmothers, and Windows tips...

Would you want a TV where you can neatly put away the screen? That's the promise of LG's 'rollable' TV, which features a rollable screen....

 2021-04-17 14:58 

Page Six

Princess Eugenie steps out for Prince Philip's funeral after giving birth...

She gave birth in February to a son named after Prince Philip....

 2021-04-17 14:57 

Washington Times

Georgia middle school students suspended over 'kill list'...

DOUGLAS, Ga, (AP) - A superintendent says two south Georgia middle school students were suspended for making a kill list. Coffee County Superintendent Morris Leis tells WALB-TV that two middle school girls were suspended this week after school employees d...

 2021-04-17 14:57 

USA Today

At Prince Philip's funeral, all eyes turn to Princes William and Harry amid strained relationship...

Prince Harry and Will met for the first time in over a year at Prince Philip's funeral, after Harry expressed hope of healing a strained relationship....

 2021-04-17 14:55 

Washington Times

Divers back in Gulf; search resumes for capsized boat's crew...

PORT FOURCHON, La. (AP) - Divers returned Saturday to the murky, roiling waters of the Gulf of Mexico in search of lost crew members aboard a capsized lift boat off Louisiana, the Coast Guard said. "They took a break overnight because of the weather, ...

 2021-04-17 14:53 

NY Times

'Be Kind Whenever Possible. It Is Always Possible.'...

We asked readers about their life philosophies. We published a selection of their responses last weekend, and now are highlighting several more....

 2021-04-17 14:53 

Washington Times

Iran offers upbeat assessment of progress in nuclear talks...

BERLIN (AP) - A senior Iranian official offered an upbeat assessment of progress in talks aimed at bringing the United States back into world powers' 2015 deal with Tehran on its nuclear program, saying Saturday that a "new understanding" appe...

 2021-04-17 14:53 

Washington Times

Cross is carved into soil to break ground for new church...

LAUREL, Miss. (AP) - Congregants in south Mississippi carved a cross in the soil where they will build a new church to replace one damaged by an Easter tornado last year. WDAM-TV reported that the groundbreaking ceremony took place on Easter this year for...

 2021-04-17 14:50 

Washington Times

Bill would prevent prosecution of sex trafficking victims...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A group of senators have approved a bill that would prevent prosecuting on prostitution charges anyone who is a victim of sex trafficking. A subcommittee sent the bill to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, Supporters said i...

 2021-04-17 14:50 

National Catholic Register

Marian Prayers for Good Intentions: The Spiritual Powerhouse of the Confraternity of the Most Holy Rosary...

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 2021-04-17 14:48 

Washington Times

Ex-officer pleads guilty to felony sex crimes...

MANDAN, N.D. (AP) - A former Mandan police officer has pleaded guilty to two felony sex crimes after prosecutors accused him of using his cellphone to record a minor. Scott Warzecha, 45, entered pleas Friday to felony use of a minor in a sexual performanc...

 2021-04-17 14:48 

Washington Post

Latest massacres test gun-control advocates' resolve as White House faces growing pressure to act...

With Democrats in control of Washington for the first time in a decade, the recent string of mass shootings has encouraged activists to make a concerted push for fresh legislation restricting access to guns....

 2021-04-17 14:47 

Washington Times

Louisiana park opens bike trails, glamping, horseback riding...

FRANKLINTON, La. (AP) - A southeast Louisiana state park has new camping, biking and horseback riding options for its visitors. Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser, whose office oversees state parks, planned a grand opening event to unveil the new amenities at Bogue...

 2021-04-17 14:47 

Washington Times

Prince Philip's coffin is lowered into the Royal Vault as his funeral service nears its close...

WINDSOR, England (AP) - Prince Philip's coffin is lowered into the Royal Vault as his funeral service nears its close....

 2021-04-17 14:45 

USA Today

One of our favorite All-Clad cookware sets is on mega-sale at Macy's—but only for today...

All-Clad cookware just majorly dropped at Macy's, included one of our favorite cookware sets of all time—get the details....

 2021-04-17 14:44 

NY Times

[ National News ]

A Catholic Order Pledged $100 Million to Atone for Taking Part in the Slave Trade. Some Descendants Want a New Deal....

The deal had been hammered out in a series of private meetings between the Jesuits and three descendant leaders....

 2021-04-17 14:41 

Los Angeles Times

Meet the 2021 LAFC team...

Take a closer look at every 2021 LAFC player and video of all the goals the team scores throughout the MLS season....

 2021-04-17 14:38 

Washington Times

The Latest: Pakistan lowers age for vaccinations...

ISLAMABAD - Authorities in Pakistan have decided to start vaccinating people aged 50 to 59 next week, hours after the country reported over 100 fatalities in a single day for the fifth consecutive day. Saturday's figures bring Pakistan's death tol...

 2021-04-17 14:36 

Washington Times

Gas prices fall more in NJ, remain steady in nation at large...

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Gas prices fell further in New Jersey but remained steady around the nation at large as an increase in total domestic gasoline stocks helped stem an increase in demand. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular ga...

 2021-04-17 14:36 

Washington Times

New Castle woman, 76, trapped in farm grain bin dies...

NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) - A 76-year-old eastern Indiana woman has died after being trapped in a grain bin on her farm in Henry County. Barbara Smith and her 81-year-old husband were off-loading corn from the bin about 2 p.m. Friday in New Castle when he was...

 2021-04-17 14:33 

USA Today

Trevor Town: Small Georgia community helped shape likely No. 1 NFL draft pick Trevor Lawrence...

Before Trevor Lawrence became a champion at Clemson and likely No. 1 NFL draft pick, he was a star in small-town Cartersville, Georgia....

 2021-04-17 14:32 

Washington Times

Bangladesh police kill 5 workers amid protests over back pay...

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) - Police in southeastern Bangladesh on Saturday killed at least five people at an under-construction power plant amid clashes with thousands of workers protesting over unpaid wages and other demands, officials said. At least 15 work...

 2021-04-17 14:31 

USA Today

Treasury Department links Paul Manafort to Kilimnik to Russian intelligence...

Konstantin Kilimnik, a Russian and Ukrainian consultant and associate of ex-President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, shared sensitive info with Russian intelligence services, the US says....

 2021-04-17 14:30 

San Diego Union Tribune

Padres Daily: Fantastic first round; Weathering the foul storm; Darvish v. Kershaw; bullpen fatigue...

Ryan Weathers shuts out tough Dodgers lineup for almost four innings in first big-league start...

 2021-04-17 14:30 

NY Times

Shine a Spotlight on Peas...

It's a great time for peas, whether you pair them with pasta or with rice....

 2021-04-17 14:28 

Washington Times

National Guard awards first F-35 contract at Madison base...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Wisconsin Air National Guard's 115th Fighter Wing has awarded its first construction contract as it prepares to host a squadron of F-35 fighter jets at its Madison base. The Wisconsin State Journal reported Saturday that the G...

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