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2020 Grammy Awards: The Full List Of Winners

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 22:16

Lizzo and Billie Eilish are among the artists who won trophies at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards, presented on Jan. 26, 2020.

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Kobe Was 'More Than An Athlete': The Sports World Mourns A Basketball Legend

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 20:47

The retired Los Angeles Lakers star died at age 41 in a plane crash on Sunday. Former teammates, peers and other sports legends expressed their grief and shock on social media.

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Coronavirus Case Confirmed In Arizona, Bringing U.S. Total To 5

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 17:44

The CDC expects the number of confirmed cases of Wuhan coronavirus in the U.S. to increase — but says the overall health risk of disease transmission is the country is low.

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Activists Decry Femicides After Another Woman Is Killed In Juárez, Mexico

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 16:54

Activists chanted "Not one more" as they marched in Juárez Saturday. The killing of artist and activist Isabel Cabanillas ignited anger in a city with a gruesome history of violence against women.

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Basketball Legend Kobe Bryant Dies In Helicopter Crash At 41

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 15:21

The NBA star who played for the Los Angeles Lakers for 20 years was killed Sunday morning in southern California, along with four others on board.

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Poll Results Put Andrew Yang Back On The Democratic Debate Stage

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 13:15

The 45-year-old tech entrepreneur is the seventh candidate to qualify for the Feb. 7 debate in Manchester, N.H., which is just four days ahead of the primary there.

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Arizona Man Caught Driving In The HOV Lane With Fake Skeleton Riding Shotgun

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 12:29

The 62-year-old man was cited last week for disguising a dummy skeleton wearing a bucket hat as a passenger so he could drive in the carpool lane.

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3rd U.S. Case of Wuhan Coronavirus Confirmed

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 11:08

The case involves a patient in Orange County, Calif., who had traveled to Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the outbreak.

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Bigleaf Maple Syrup Flows As Profits Drip From Once-Maligned Northwest Tree

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 07:02

The Northwest is getting into the lucrative maple syrup industry. Farmers and researchers in Washington state are beginning to tap the sweet potential of the much-maligned bigleaf maple tree.

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'Take Her Out.' In New Recording, Trump Heard Discussing Firing Ambassador To Ukraine

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 22:16

In the 2018 recording, the president can be heard ordering the firing of his top envoy to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch. "Get rid of her," he says.

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After Contentious Interview, Pompeo Publicly Accuses NPR Journalist Of Lying To Him

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 17:00

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued an angry salvo on Saturday against Mary Louise Kelly, co-host of NPR's "All Things Considered." Kelly disputes his charges and NPR stands by her reporting.

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Trump Team Vows To Deflate Democrats' Case As 1st Week Of Impeachment Trial Wraps

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 14:04

President Trump's legal team opened its response to the Democrats' allegations with a rare Saturday session that said the accusers' facts were wrong and Trump must preserve his office.

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Iraqi Security Forces Storm Tahrir Square, Clash With Protesters

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 13:20

The security forces fired live bullets and tear gas and setting ablaze tents where demonstrators have been living. At least one protester was killed and dozens wounded.

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Coronavirus Update: What's New In The Evolving Outbreak

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 12:55

The number of infections continue to grow in an outbreak spreading through China. Cases have been confirmed in the U.S., Europe and Australia as well. Here are the latest updates on the illness.

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Space Walk Underway For Final Fix Of International Space Station Device

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 11:21

Two astronauts aboard the International Space Station make their fourth foray outside the spacecraft to prolong the lifespan of a cosmic ray detector.

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'Our Democracy Is In Danger': Muslims In India Say Police Target Them With Violence

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 10:00

Dozens of Indians, most of them Muslim, have been killed by police in weeks of nationwide protests against a new citizenship law. Their families believe they were singled out because of their faith.

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Regional Elections In Italy: Can The 'Sardines' Win Against Populism?

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 09:21

European Union officials will be closely monitoring results of the local votes on Sunday that are seen as a bellwether for the fate of the national government.

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PHOTOS: What It's Like Living Through An Outbreak

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 08:56

Shopping with a face mask, getting screened for fever — they're some of the challenges posed by the Wuhan coronavirus.

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President Trump's Legal Team To Begin Impeachment Defense

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 07:01

The president's lawyers are expected to speak for about three hours on Saturday and focus on events related to President Trump's 2016 campaign.

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6 Decades Later, This Atomic Vet Is Finishing His Music Education

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 07:00

Hank Bolden is one of thousands of U.S. soldiers exposed to secret nuclear weapons tests in the 1950s. He's now using compensation money from the federal government to focus on his first love: music.

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