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News Analysis: RBG's successor could push the Supreme Court to end abortion rights and Obamacare
Democrats could win the election and lose the Supreme Court for a generation
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Lakers might start Dwight Howard for Game 2 vs. Nuggets
Reserve center Dwight Howard had a critical impact in the Lakers' series-opening win over Denver. Coach Frank Vogel said the veteran might start Game 2.
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Christina Anstead splits from husband Ant Anstead after nearly 2 years of marriage
Christina Anstead and her husband Ant Anstead are calling it quits.
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California cool, Matthew Wolff takes detour to US Open lead
Matthew Wolff might be too young to realize he's supposed to hit fairways to have a chance to win the U.S. Open. Or maybe he's so good it doesn't matter.
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Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Gemini Man’ On Amazon Prime Video, Where Will Smith Plays A Sniper On The Run From His Younger Self
Ang Lee's ground-breaking sci-fi action thriller gifts the world with two Will Smiths.
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Falcons' Hayden Hurst helps get TV director's puppy life-saving operation
Atlanta Falcons tight end Hayden Hurst donated thousands of dollars to a TV director’s online fundraiser to help save the family’s puppy.
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Lawrence, No. 1 Clemson overwhelm The Citadel 49-0
 Trevor Lawrence threw for three touchdowns in just nine passing attempts, and No. 1 Clemson beat The Citadel 49-0 on Saturday.
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Trump administration insists UN sanctions on Iran are restored. No, they're not, says United Nations
Trump administration declares that UN sanctions eased against Iran as part of a nuclear accord have been reimposed. It is virtually alone in this.        
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Canada unveils COVID-19 'gargle, spit' test, first of its kind
The test will first aim to help children return to school, but officials hope to roll the test out for wider public use.
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Longtime baseball pro scout Gary Hughes dies at 79
Gary Hughes, a beloved professional scout for numerous big league organizations during a 54-year career, has died in Northern California after a battle with cancer. He was 79.
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Stream It Or Skip It: ‘The Invisible Man’ on HBO, in Which Elisabeth Moss Gets Crazy Intense in a Terrific Horror Reboot
She does what we should now refer to as 'Mossing.'
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Stanley Cup Final: Best photos from Lightning-Stars series
The Tampa Bay Lightning and Dallas Stars are playing for the NHL championship in the Edmonton, Alberta, bubble.        
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Winners and losers from Week 3 in college football are led by Central Florida, Clemson
Central Florida and Notre Dame are the big winners and the Sun Belt one of the big losers from Week 3 of the college football season.        
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Cuomo: Why are you surprised Graham would eat his words?
CNN's Chris Cuomo reacts to Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's support of President Donald Trump filling the vacancy left by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg after opposing former President Barack Obama's efforts to fill a Supreme Court vacancy in 2016.
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Senate Democrats are open to pushing for additional Supreme Court seats if they take majority
Senate Democrats are indicating that they may push legislation to expand the Supreme Court by adding additional seats to retaliate against Republicans if they succeed in confirming President Donald Trump's pick to fill the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat.
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Hubbard scores, No. 11 Oklahoma State survives Tulsa, 16-7
True freshman quarterback Shane Illingworth made Oklahoma State's usually high-powered offense look normal for just long enough to help the 11th-ranked Cowboys avoid a huge upset.
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'Blood amber:' A portal into dinosaur times but an ethical minefield for paleontologists
When it comes to dinosaurs, many of us think of towering skeletons dominating the atriums of the world's great natural history museums.
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Off-duty D.C. police officer shoots and wounds 17-year-old in Northeast D.C. following alleged carjacking attempt
Authorities said the unidentified officer has been on the force since 1998
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Bettman: Next NHL season could start in December or January
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman raised the possibility of next season beginning after the tentatively planned Dec. 1 start date, even while the plan remains for each team to play 82 games and the league hold a full playoffs.
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Raiders' Jon Gruden unconcerned about Allegiant Stadium's nickname despite 'Star Wars' history
Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden thumbed his nose at “Star Wars” history and backed the nickname for Allegiant Stadium ahead of the NFL’s first game in the city.
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Disjointed and overrun, Man Utd slumps to loss on EPL return
Manchester United began its Premier League campaign with a performance as disjointed as its offseason.
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Wolff, 21, overpowers rough, charges into U.S. Open lead
Matthew Wolff only found the fairway twice but leapfrogged every contender with a stellar 5-under 65. He'll take a two-shot lead into the final round.        
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Supporters Shout 'Fill That Seat' as Trump Remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg
The president opened up his campaign rally paying tribute to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who died on Friday.
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Law Enforcement Intercepts Letter Containing Poison Ricin Addressed to Trump
Letters with the potentially lethal substance were also sent to local law enforcement agencies in Texas.
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US has reimposed UN sanctions on Iran, Pompeo says
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday evening that the US has reimposed UN sanctions against Iran, a move expected to be effectively ignored by global allies and adversaries alike.
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'Fill That Seat' Chants Erupt At Trump Rally, A Day After Ginsburg's Death
"It will be a woman, a very talented, very brilliant woman," President Trump announced, of his forthcoming nominee.
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No. 25 Pitt overcomes mistakes, slips by Syracuse 21-10
Pittsburgh coach Pat Narduzzi watched the Panthers put together a nearly flawless practice last Tuesday, one so close to perfect that Narduzzi admitted he practically had to invent something to complain about.
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Fact check: Post declaring 4 GOP senators' views on filling Supreme Court opening is partly false
Sens. Mitt Romney and Chuck Grassley haven't publicly stated how they feel about a pre-January vote on a Ruth Bader Ginsburg replacement.       
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Levi Lewis, Elijah Mitchell help Louisiana avoid Georgia State upset
Louisiana running back Elijah Mitchell galloped for a 16-yard touchdown to push the Ragin Cajuns past Georgia State in overtime during their matchup on Saturday, 34-31.
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Demonstrators protest outside Mitch McConnell's Louisville, Kentucky home
Demonstrators gather outside Sen. Mitch McConnell's home on Saturday, September 19. McConnell plans to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg Supreme Court seat.       
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No. 13 Cincinnati rolls past Austin Peay 55-20 in opener
No. 13 Cincinnati had to wait a while to kick off its season. Once it got started, the Bearcats found their stride in a hurry.
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UFC on ESPN+ 36 video: Damon Jackson upsets Mirsad Bektic on 3 days' notice
Damon Jackson's return to the UFC on short notice led to the biggest moment of his career against Mirsad Bektic at UFC on ESPN+ 36.        Related StoriesUFC on ESPN+ 36 video: Damon Jackson upsets Mirsad Bektic on 3 days' notice - EnclosureUFC on ESPN+ 36 video: Darrick Minner upsets TJ Laramie in 52 secondsUFC on ESPN+ 36 video: Darrick Minner upsets TJ Laramie in 52 seconds - Enclosure 
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'Blood amber:' A portal into dinosaur times but an ethical minefield for paleontologists
Fossils in Burmese amber are changing what we know about life in dinosaur times, but they come laden with ethical dilemmas for paleontologists, with some fearing they could be fueling ethnic conflict in Myanmar.
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Notre Dame demolishes South Florida to extend home win streak
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Ian Book ran for three first-half touchdowns and No. 7 Notre Dame won its 20th straight home game 52-0 against South Florida on Saturday. Coach Brian Kelly’s Fighting Irish (2-0) led 35-0 at halftime and for the second year in a row posted a 52-point shutout for defensive coordinator Clark Lea....
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Leaders from both parties under fire for previous statements about SCOTUS nominations
In the wake of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death, Republican and Democratic leaders are facing fresh scrutiny for stances they took regarding Supreme Court nominations in 2016 and 2020.
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Durbin on Adding Seats to SCOTUS: We've 'Kept Options Open'
On Saturday’s broadcast of “CNN Newsroom,” Senate Judiciary Committee member and Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) commented on what Democrats will do if they win back the majority in the Senate, including the possibility of adding seats to the
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Despite their posture on Supreme Court confirmations, vulnerable GOP senators see pushing through a nominee as beneficial to their reelection
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New on TV this week: 7 movies and shows to watch live
CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD Sunday 8 p.m., ABC “Everybody Loves Raymond” co-stars Ray Romano and Brad Garrett compete against each other while rock bands Fall Out Boy and Weezer go head-to-head — all for charity. Steve Harvey hosts. DEAD PIXELS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZbrgT9jtiI Tuesday, 8 p.m., The CW In the season finale, “Hive-Mother,” Meg (Alexa Davies), Nicky (Will...
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Gary Bettman says 2020-21 NHL season might not start until January
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says a start date for the 2020-21 season has not been established, but he intends for it to feature a full, 82-game schedule.
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Jurkovec helps BC beat Duke 26-6 in Hafley’s debut
Phil Jurkovec threw for 300 yards and two touchdowns, Zay Flowers had 162 receiving yards, and Boston College beat Duke 26-6 on Saturday to give Jeff Hafley a win in his first game as a head coach.
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FSU coach Norvell tests positive for virus before Miami
Florida State coach Mike Norvell has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not coach the Seminoles in-person this week as they prepare for Miami.
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As the nation mourns an icon, Democrats and Republicans fight over Supreme Court vacancy
Less than 24 hours after the death of the 87-year-old justice, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and President Donald Trump were already engaged in a fierce pressure campaign to hold the Republican conference together and push a nominee through the Senate.
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Astros' Justin Verlander to have Tommy John surgery, out through 2021: 'Obviously, this is not good news'
Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander announced Saturday he will undergo Tommy John surgery and is expected to be out through the 2021 season.
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The Senate Judiciary Committee will consider Ruth Bader Ginsburg's replacement. Here are the members up for reelection
Changes in the ranks after the 2020 election will influence who fills Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's vacant seat.      
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Local digest: Off-duty D.C. police officer shot and wounded teenager
A roundup of news from the Washington region.
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Trump: Nominee will be announced 'very soon'
President Donald Trump says he's moving "very quickly" to select a Supreme Court nominee following the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Trump tells reporters his pick could come in in the next week and will "most likely" be a woman. (Sept. 19)       
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Matthew Wolf grabs two shot lead heading into final round of US Open
First Collin Morikawa. Now Matthew Wolff? Wolff, 21 years old and a year removed from his sophomore year playing college golf, nearly won the PGA Championship last month with a dramatic Sunday charge that electrified Harding Park in San Francisco. That charge fell short when Morikawa, his contemporary who’s also a year out of college,...
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Trump: ‘Most likely’ female Supreme Court nominee coming within days
President Trump plans to announce a Supreme Court nominee in the coming week — and his pick will “most likely” be a woman, he says. “I think we’ll have a very popular choice, whoever that may be,” Trump told reporters Saturday in his first detailed comments on replacing Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday...
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