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Voting rights advocate Desmond Meade named MacArthur "genius grant" winner

Meade spoke with 60 Minutes last year about the fight for Amendment 4 in Florida.
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Ryan Strome returns to ice for Rangers after bout with COVID-19
Ryan Strome cleared the remainder of the NHL’s COVID-19 protocols and returned to the Rangers lineup against the Flames on Monday night at Madison Square Garden.
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‘Eternals’ review: One of Marvel’s worst movies so far
Just out of “Infinity Bore” — sorry, Marvel’s “Eternals.”
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Nets keep Spencer Dinwiddie under wraps in his Barclays Center return
Spencer Dinwiddie made his Barclays Center return Monday after five seasons with the Nets, greeted warmly with applause when he was introduced.
World Series is family affair for Brian and Troy Snitker
Like father, like son. For now, at least. In a week or so, Brian and Troy Snitker will differ in that only one will have earned a 2021 World Series ring.
Democrats quietly scramble to include immigration provision in social spending bill
The emerging ideas shed light on what has been one of the most divisive issues of Biden’s presidency, and a subject he has spoken to sparingly in the context of the negotiations.
See who got eliminated on 'Dancing with the Stars' Horror night
A reality TV star and her partner were eliminated after the judges unanimously voted to save another duo.
Joc Pederson's brilliant answer on how Braves win the World Series
Atlanta Braves outfielder Joc Pederson will play in his third World Series in four years when Game 1 begins Tuesday night against the Houston Astros.
Critics: Louisiana State Police culture broken
An Associated Press investigation has found a Louisiana State Police culture mired in patronage, impunity and, in some cases, racism. Amid a federal investigation of the 2019 beating and death of a Black motorist, some say the LSP is broken. (Oct. 26)
NYC’s Hudson Yards debuts world’s highest outdoor building climb
Living the high life! Daredevils can scale the 1,296-foot-tall 30 Hudson Yards as part of the new City Climb experience.
Former Japanese Prime Minister Says Global Warming Has Made Rice 'Tastier'
While giving a speech in the Hokkaido city of Otaru for a Liberal Democratic Party candidate, Taro Aso stated that the rice on the island of Hokkaido "has become tastier thanks to (global) warming."
White House to Name Rosenworcel as F.C.C.’s First Female Leader
Jessica Rosenworcel, the acting chairwoman of the powerful regulator, campaigned vigorously for a permanent appointment.
Iman Shumpert's Horror Night 'Us' dance is 'DWTS' must-see, Olivia Jade ponders her likability
Horror Night on "Dancing With the Stars" brought out the blood-stained outfits. But who was the real victim one week after Spice Girl Mel C was cut?
Amid a cascade of crises, Haiti's fuel shortage could be the worst
An eerie silence lingers over Hospital Universitaire de la Paix in the Delmas neighborhood of Port-au-Prince.
Carolyn Hax: A caregiver-spouse struggles with feelings of emptiness and resentment
A spouse needing care and 'incapable of physical intimacy' leaves a letter-writer struggling with feelings of emptiness and resentment.
The coup in Sudan could threaten U.S. influence in a strategically important region
After overthrowing dictator Omar al-Bashir in 2019, Sudan's joint civilian-military transitional government seemed to be stabilizing the nation. Monday's coup took American officials by surprise.
Steve Bannon Suggests Merrick Garland, FBI Involved in 'Coup' Plot to Oust Trump
Bannon called the Biden administration an "illegitimate regime" before suggesting that Garland took part in a coup against Trump months before he became attorney general in March 2021.
Ask Amy: A churning question about credit cards
Husband continually opening cards in couples’ names worries his spouse.
Hints From Heloise: Before winter hits, clean your comforter
If you store your comforter during warm months, it might need at lease a freshening.
Miss Manners: On friends who call themselves ‘fat’
Some seem to want to be contradicted while others do not. But it’s not easy to tell the difference.
Saints capitalize on Seahawks' mistakes for 13-10 win
Brian Johnson kicked a 33-yard field goal with 1:56 remaining in his NFL debut, and the New Orleans Saints capitalized on a series of Seattle mistakes for a 13-10 win over the Seahawks on Monday night.
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The Case of Alex Rodriguez
A first look at the details in the doping case of A-Rod, including an interview with MLB’s chief witness against him, Anthony Bosch
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Chappelle says he'll meet with Netflix's trans employees, but won't yield to demands
An unapologetic Dave Chappelle says he has conditions for anyone who wants to meet with him, including having watched all of his The Closer special, which has come under fire for transphobic material.
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Tom Brady takes hilarious dig at defensive players: 'Defense is kinda like a dog chasing a car'
Tom Brady may have irked some NFL defenders on Monday with his comments about those players during the “Monday Night Football” simulcast with Peyton and Eli Manning.
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Bernie Sanders Calls U.S. 'International Embarrassment' for Not Offering New Moms Paid Leave
The senator listed 12 other nations where new mothers are granted varying days of paid leave.
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Giants’ win the perfect showcase for Azeez Ojulari’s progression
As the Panthers’ deficit grew larger and larger, Darius Slayton made sure to convey his knowledge to rookie pass-rusher Azeez Ojulari.
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'Don't Touch Me': Kyrsten Sinema Confronted in Airport for Second Time This Month
Four videos this month have shown Sinema ignoring constituents who confront her in public.
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Brian Laundrie’s family won’t have a funeral, haven’t heard from cops
Brian Laundrie’s parents won’t be having a traditional funeral for their son, a family attorney confirmed to The Post.
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Rebuilding from the Wreckage
19 of the 22 players that made up the professional soccer team from Chapeco, Brazil were killed when their plane crashed last November. Nearly a year later, the victims' families and the teams' fans are trying to recover
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"60 Minutes" profiles the Golden State Warriors
Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala and Shaun Livingston talk with Jon Wertheim about becoming the reigning dynasty in the NBA. Sunday at 7 p.m. ET/PT on CBS.
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Elfstedentocht: The 125-mile Dutch skating Super Bowl
Bill Whitaker reports on one of the Netherlands' greatest traditions that may never happen again, the Elfstedentocht, a 125-mile skating marathon across frozen canals through 11 cities.
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Royal Wedding in Japan Goes Off With Little Fanfare
The torturous path to marriage for Princess Mako of Japan leads to a registry office in Tokyo and most likely a life abroad.
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False promises for African basketball players
Some African basketball players are being drawn to the U.S. with promises of education and opportunity, only to have the rug pulled out from under them when they step off the plane. Jon Wertheim investigates.
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NYC Largest Police Union Sues City to Block Vaccine Mandate: 'Draconian Imposition'
"The city has provided no explanation, much less a rational one, for the need to violate the autonomy and privacy of NYPD police officers in such a severe manner," the lawsuit states.
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Marlow: Triggered Leftist Facebook Employees Whined to Their Bosses to Censor Breitbart
Breitbart News editor-in-chief Alex Marlow appeared on Monday's broadcast of Fox News Channel's "Tucker Carlson Tonight" and reacted to triggered leftist Facebook employees who reportedly complained to their bosses with the aim of censoring Breitbart.
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Hofmann nets 1st NHL goal, Blue Jackets defeat Dallas 4-1
Gregory Hofmann scored his first NHL goal and added an assist, leading the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 4-1 win over over Dallas Stars on Monday night.
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Jets have ‘a lot of faith’ in Mike White to fill in for Zach Wilson
The Jets coaching staff came away impressed with Mike White, one bright spot in an otherwise dismal Sunday.
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Lindsey Graham drags Joe Biden for being ‘most incompetent president’ as Afghanistan crisis continues
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., addresses the Biden administration's ongoing crisis in Afghanistan on "Fox News Primetime."
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Florida Man Charged in Plan to 'Snatch a Lil Girl,' Police Say
On Monday, 26-year-old Jacob Holman was arrested at his home in Clearwater, Florida, on charges of attempted kidnapping and possession of child pornography
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Butler scores 36, Heat pull away to top Magic 107-90
Jimmy Butler kept getting to the rim, and predictably, scoring suddenly became pretty easy.
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‘Rust’ assistant director fired from past gig over another ‘unexpected’ gun discharge
The assistant director of “Rust” who reportedly handed Alec Baldwin the prop gun that killed Halyna Hutchins was fired from a previous production gig over another firearm incident.
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Astros aren’t making big deal about potential World Series redemption
For three days in May, Yankee Stadium was as loud as it had been since 2019, even limited to about 10,000 fans per night due to COVID protocols.
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USMC Warns Marines Will Be Kicked Out for Refusing the Vaccine
The Marine Corps warned in a message to the force on Saturday that Marines will be kicked out if they do not get the coronavirus vaccine.
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Oshie's hat trick lifts Capitals over Senators, 7-5
T.J. Oshie picked up his fifth career hat trick as the Washington Capitals beat the Ottawa Senators 7-5 on Monday night.
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New Jersey and New York issue states of emergency ahead of nor'easter
The governors of New Jersey and New York have each issued a state of emergency in advance of an anticipated nor'easter.
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DeRozan has 26, Bulls beat Raptors for 4th straight win
DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points against his former team, Zach LaVine had 22 points and the Chicago Bulls opened a season with four straight wins for the first time since 1996-97, holding off the Toronto Raptors 111-108 on Monday night.
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Looking for fantasy football edge? Target D/STs that create turnovers
The trick to streaming the right defense this week isn’t just about looking at who is playing a worse team.
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Andersen stops former team, streaking Hurricanes beat Leafs
Frederik Andersen made 24 saves against his former team and the unbeaten Carolina Hurricanes matched the best five-game start in franchise history by defeating the struggling Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1 on Monday night.
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Tatum scores 41 points as Celtics beat Hornets 140-129 in OT
Jayson Tatum scored a season-high 41 points, Jaylen Brown added 30, including an emphatic dunk in overtime, and the Boston Celtics beat Charlotte 140-129 on Monday night, handing the Hornets their first loss of the season.
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