Beauty queen stripped of crown for having kid sues Miss World pageant

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Petri Dishes with Alexandra Petri (Oct. 27)
Humor columnist Alexandra Petri takes your questions on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
People are traveling across China in hopes of a Covid-19 vaccine shot
When Anny Ku heard that there were coronavirus vaccines on offer in Yiwu, a city in China's eastern Zhejiang province, she traveled more than 600 miles (965 kilometers) for a chance to get the shot.
'Totally Under Control': Biden Campaign Launches 'Trump COVID Plan' Website to Criticize Pandemic Response
"After eight months of this pandemic, we finally found President Trump's plan to beat COVID-19," Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden tweeted on Friday while sharing a link to a website promoting the "Trump COVID Plan."
Stimulus Deal Could Still Happen Before Election Day If Trump Approves it, Pelosi Says
"We could do that before the election if the president wants to. I think he does. I know we do," the Democratic House Speaker said.
Two dead after Navy plane crashes in Alabama neighborhood
Two people on board a US Navy plane were killed when it crashed into a residential neighborhood in Alabama on Friday night, a report said. The Naval aircraft went down in Magnolia Springs sometime before 6 p.m. local time, authorities said. Nobody on the ground was injured, according to the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office. But...
Trump campaign is under fire for videotaping voters
The Trump campaign is under fire as accusations of illegal voter intimidation surface, claiming they are videotaping Philadelphia voters placing their ballots in a drop box. CNN's Pamela Brown reports.
Trump is playing up China's threat to the 2020 election. But the evidence shows, Russia is the real danger
For months, the Trump administration has been warning of the dangers of political interference by China in the US election.
Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Barbarians’ on Netflix, a German Quasi-Historical Action-Drama Series in Which People Kill and Have Sex With Each Other
It's got all you want from this type of show: swords, shields, schtups.
Trump’s historic assault on the civil service was four years in the making
The sweeping executive order strips job protections from employees in policy roles across the government.
Ranking the 10 title unification bouts in UFC history
From Conor McGregor's stunning knockout to Brock Lesnar's comeback, this is a ranking of every UFC title unification bout in history.       Related StoriesFight Game on the 'Gram: Justin Gaethje's best posts before UFC 254Fight Game on the 'Gram: Khabib Nurmagomedov's best posts before UFC 2546 burning questions heading into UFC 254
Review: 'Lupin III: The First' is a fun 3DCG adventure where an anime icon beats up Nazis
Lupin III's first 3DCG feature is a fun, zippy adventure where the gentleman thief and his friends triumph over Nazis.
US Navy aircraft crashes in Alabama, setting a home on fire
A home is on fire after a US Navy aircraft crashed in a small town in Alabama on Friday.
Watch Live: Donald Trump Hosts a Campaign Rally in Pensacola, Florida
The rally is scheduled for 8:00 p.m. EST.
Arnold Schwarzenegger surprises fans with news of second heart surgery
Schwarzenegger is already up and about checking out Cleveland's "amazing statues."
Rick Glenn returns from 25-month layoff, fights Carlton Minus at UFC event on Dec. 19
After a two-year layoff, Rick Glenn will return to UFC action when he takes on Carlton Minus on Dec. 19 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.        Related StoriesRick Glenn returns from 25-month layoff, fights Carlton Minus at UFC event on Dec. 19 - EnclosureIrene Aldana won't change teams despite criticism of Holly Holm loss: 'I was the one unable to execute'Irene Aldana won't change teams despite criticism of Holly Holm loss: 'I was the one unable to execute' - Enclosure
Stream It Or Skip It: ‘After We Collided’ On VOD, The Steamy, Toxic Sequel To Harry Styles Fan Fic-Inspired ‘After’
This movie wishes it existed in the same category as Fifty Shades and Twilight.
Man who bought guns used by San Bernardino terrorists sentenced to 20 years in federal prison
The man who supplied the guns that a husband and wife used to kill 14 people in a 2015 terror attack in California has been sentenced to 20 years in prison, federal prosecutors announced Friday.
5 things to do with your iPhone now
Did you snag one of Apple's 5G-ready iPhone 12s? Well, then, here are a few ideas on where to start, as you put it through the paces.
Debate viewership drops as record numbers of early votes pours in
More than 63 million people tuned in to watch the second and final presidential debate Thursday, a significant drop from the over 73 million who tuned in for the first debate, according to Nielsen Media Research.
Author Roberto Lovato talks immigration and family secrets
Roberto Lovato discusses his life and work with Times writer Esmeralda Bermudez for the 2020 Festival of Books.
Massachusetts man charged with kidnapping, assaulting woman he met on Tinder
A Massachusetts man is accused of kidnapping and assaulting a woman he met on Tinder, threatening to kill her and her child if she went to the cops, authorities said.
Former RNC chairman reacts to Trump's 'least racist person' claim
When asked about race at the final 2020 presidential debate, President Donald Trump said, "I'm the least racist person in this room." Former chairman of the Republican National Committee Michael Steele discusses the moment.
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Denzel Mims’ long-awaited Jets debut could finally be here
Wide receiver Denzel Mims has only had six days of team practice heading into his potential NFL debut Sunday, but the 2020 second-round draft pick isn’t at all worried about how he’ll fit in with the Jets’ offense. After missing nearly all of training camp with a hamstring injury, Mims hurt his other hamstring just...
Trump Admin Leads 32 Nations in U.N. Rebuke: No International ‘Right’ to Abortion
The Trump administration led a 32-nation signing ceremony of a declaration that affirms there is no international right to abortion.
Chris Cuomo’s deadly COVID-19 hypocrisy
CNN’s Chris Cuomo is proving himself king of the “do as I say, not as I do.”
Antonio Brown’s NFL return coming with Tom Brady’s Buccaneers
Antonio Brown and Tom Brady are together again. The free agent receiver and the Buccaneers agreed to a one-year contract, ESPN reported Friday night. The details still need to be worked out, and Brown will have to pass the NFL’s coronavirus protocols, but he can debut with the Brady-led team as early as Week 9,...
Andrew Cuomo’s outrageous COVID-19 vaccine games
Getting nearly everyone vaccinated for the coronavirus is vital to finally getting America back to normal. So it’s beyond outrageous that Gov. Cuomo has been feeding “anti-vax” fears, just to score a few cheap anti-Trump points. The gov announced this week that he won’t distribute any federally approved COVID-19 vaccine until his own experts review...
Burnett to Dr. Fauci: Is Trump trying to get you to quit?
CNN's Erin Burnett asked Dr. Anthony Fauci if President Donald Trump was trying to get him to quit by attempting to disparage him, calling him a Democrat to supporters.
Trump slams Biden, says Harris won't be president
President Donald Trump stumped in the battleground state of Florida Friday, slamming rival Joe Biden for his remarks on oil and insisting the U.S. can never have a "female socialist president," referring to Biden's running mate, Kamala Harris. (Oct. 23)
What's on TV Saturday; Sunday Talk shows: Adele hosts 'SNL'
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Sometimes it looks like neither Biden nor Trump is trying to win
Are both presidential candidates trying to lose? Or at least pursuing campaign strategies that put them at grave risk of defeat? In nearly four years, Donald Trump has made little effort to win over the 50 percent-plus of voters who didn’t support him in 2016. Having proved that he could win the presidency without a...
Ambushed victim bites off ear of one of his attackers in NYC
A man was allegedly jumped by a family of three in the Bronx on Friday — and he defended himself by biting off one of his attackers’ ears, police sources said. The 24-year-old victim was ganged up on by the trio — a mother, her husband and their son — when he tried to retrieve...
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Markus Golden trade could be first of Giants’ veteran sell-off
It’s back to reality for the Giants. Trading pass-rusher Markus Golden to the Cardinals on Friday is a signal the fourth-quarter collapse against the Eagles ended delusions of playoff contention and solidified the Giants’ (1-6) position as sellers before the Nov. 3 NFL trade deadline. “Just because there is a trade deadline coming up doesn’t...
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Greg Schiano’s second Rutgers tour is about to begin
It started with a will-he-or-won’t-he saga, a soap opera of a coaching search that culminated with Greg Schiano returning to Rutgers after a lengthy and dramatic back-and-forth entanglement. Three months later, the novel coronavirus hit. There was no spring football. The Big Ten went to a league-only schedule, then canceled the fall football season, only...
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2020 Daily Trail Markers: Senate Democratic hopefuls are raising serious cash. They're also spending it.
Jaime Harrison, Sara Gideo and Mark Kelly all raised record-breaking funds.
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L.A.'s budget crisis worsens as deficit projections climb to $600 million
L.A.'s financial crisis triggered by the coronavirus has gotten worse, with analysts warning the shortfall could reach $600 million
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Disneyland to open portion of California Adventure Park for shopping, outdoor dining
Downtown Disney, the theme park’s shopping and dining district that is outside of both parks has been open since July.
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See what Dr. Fauci thinks about Biden's mask plan
Dr. Anthony Fauci discusses Joe Biden's proposal to mandate masks in order to combat the coronavirus.
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Fantasy football: Have backup plans set for Raiders-Buccaneers
It’s one thing to come up with contingency plans for a banged up fantasy stud who might not play, or one whose viability relies on a key offensive lineman being available. It is a different thing altogether to try to navigate around an entire game that might or might not get played. Yep, just another...
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Facebook's Zuckerberg, Twitter's Dorsey to voluntarily testify before Senate on alleged censorship
Social media platforms faced criticism over their handling of the New York Post's report on emails taken from a laptop purportedly belonging to Hunter Biden.
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Man who shoved woman onto Times Square subway tracks busted in the Bronx
The man suspected of shoving a woman onto the tracks at the Times Square subway station in the Bronx was in custody Friday evening, police sources said. The suspect was arrested at about 5:45 p.m. at a station on the No. 6 line after cops spotted him smoking a cigarette, the sources said. He has...
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Irene Aldana won't change teams despite criticism of Holly Holm loss: 'I was the one unable to execute'
Irene Aldana opens up about recent criticism surrounding her Lobo Gym team following her lopsided loss to Holly Holm.        Related StoriesIrene Aldana won't change teams despite criticism of Holly Holm loss: 'I was the one unable to execute' - EnclosureJoel Alvarez honored to be a pioneer for Spanish MMA, hopes to see more Spaniards in UFCJoel Alvarez honored to be a pioneer for Spanish MMA, hopes to see more Spaniards in UFC - Enclosure 
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Suspected Boogaloo Bois member arrested and charged with rioting
A self-described member of the extremist anti-government movement "Boogaloo Bois" has been arrested and charged with participating in a riot, the Justice Department announced Friday.
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Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill and More to Reunite for ‘Superbad’ Watch Party
The Oct. 27 reunion will raise money for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin.
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Trump’s right: Americans deserve nice public buildings — even if elites sneer
Government architecture is not a subject that typically gets much public attention. That changed in February with the leaking of a draft presidential executive order that would re-orient federal architecture in a traditional direction, including a requirement that new office buildings in Washington be classical in design. Controversy erupted. The American Institute of Architects wailed:...
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Joe Biden's Fossil Fuel Remarks Put Texas Democrats on Defensive Even As Poll Shows Trump Trailing
Texas Republicans quickly zeroed in on Biden's comments as Democrats sought to mitigate potential political damage.
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