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Transcript: Tom Donilon and Stephen Hadley on "Intelligence Matters"
This week, on "Intelligence Matters," Morell speaks with two former national security advisers about the top national security and foreign policy threats the next commander-in-chief is likely to face.
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Georgia's best dishes, and where to eat them
From khinkali to chakapuli, nine of the best dishes to eat in Georgia, and where to eat them in the capital
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John Roberts will not be silent Wednesday. But the questions he asks will not be his.
Since the Senate impeachment trial began last week, Chief Justice John Roberts has been mainly out of the camera's line of sight. He has, clerk-like, enforced Senate procedures and kept the clock for the lawyers at the lectern. He has tried to maintain the chamber's decorum, as when he admonished the legal teams against nastiness, citing a 1905 Senate trial precedent against use of the word "pettifogging."
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Chinese family diagnosed with coronavirus in UAE: first known cases in Middle East
Four members of a Chinese family who arrived in the United Arab Emirates from the city of Wuhan have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus, the first known cases in the Middle East, the UAE health ministry said on Wednesday.
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Editorial: Darrell Issa's shameful gay-baiting attack ads are the worst kind of time warp
Rep. Darrell Issa appears to be using the type of gay-baiting tactics that we hoped had been left back in the 20th century
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Editorial: Trump's tax cuts are exploding the deficit. The poor are going to wind up paying the tab
The Congressional Budget Office projects that federal deficits will average $1.3 trillion over the coming decade — and that's assuming no recessions.
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Letters to the Editor: SB 50 would create a city of unaffordable housing in luxury high-rises
City Councilman Paul Koretz warns that SB 50 could decimate every single-family neighborhood in L.A. and worsen the affordable housing shortage.
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In Little Tokyo, Yapa shines with sophisticated Peruvian-Japanese cooking
Times restaurant critic Patricia Escárcega reviews Yapa, a new Peruvian-Japanese restaurant and bar in Little Tokyo.
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Op-Ed: Watch out when Trump's impeachment slams into his State of the Union speech
The prime-time venue offers dangerous temptations for a man who has broken sharply with how past presidents spoke to the country.
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Op-Ed: There are right — and wrong — ways to court voters of color
Campaign ads in Spanish can communicate respect to Latino voters. But to a disturbing number of white Democrats, Spanish seems to communicate something else entirely.
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Mass murder divided them. The pursuit of justice brought them together
Paul Wilson once loathed Scott Sanders, who defended the killer of Wilson's wife. But the Orange County "snitch scandal" led to an unlikely friendship.
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Trump's approval in California hasn't shifted: It's still low
Trump's standing with California voters remains low but steady. Even major news stories don't move it.
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'I have lost everything': Iranian students with valid visas sent home upon arrival at U.S. airports
At least 16 Iranian students with valid visas have been sent home upon their arrival to American airports since last August, immigration attorneys said, in addition to about a dozen more in Tehran who were unexpectedly prevented from boarding flights bound for the U.S.
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Opinion: Donald Trump could take another shot at buying an NFL team
Don't be surprised if Donald Trump tries buy an NFL team. "After the presidency, he'll be looking for his life's hobby," said an associate.        
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Letters to the Editor: Alan Dershowitz is better than his nonsensical defense of Trump
Alan Dershowitz's comparison of holding up aid to Ukraine over investigations to holding up aid to Israel over settlements is obviously flawed.
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Parents Should Be Rocks for Their Kids During Tragedy. But the Bryant Family Deaths Are Testing My Limits.
The sudden loss of Kobe Bryant and his daughter have challenged what it means to be "the adult" in the face of death.
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Cheering Is a Dangerous Sport
Also, Jojo Rabbit and the Grammys.
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From the Bidens to Bolton, Here's What Senators Will Ask in Trump's Impeachment Trial
Democrats and Republicans will submit—unsurprisingly—diametrically opposing questions to Chief Justice John Roberts, with most senators likely already decided what their final vote on removing the president from office will be.
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Chuck Schumer on Impeachment, Witnesses and the Truth
The senate minority leader is making a moral case to Republicans with the power to shape the trial that they should break from their party line.
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Another Kushner enterprise finally goes public
And Senate Republicans calm after the initial panic over the potential testimony of John Bolton.
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Indiana boy dies after father's gun discharges during play wrestling, police say
A 4-year-old Indiana died earlier this month when he was struck by a bullet that was fired from his father's gun as the two play-wrestled at their Bloomington home, police said.
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List of Wuhan coronavirus cases worldwide
There are more than 80 confirmed cases of Wuhan coronavirus -- but no deaths so far -- in 18 places outside mainland China.
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John Roberts, Coronavirus, Mike Pompeo: Your Wednesday Briefing
Here's what you need to know.
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Manchester United will ban 'for life' fans found guilty of attacking Woodward's house
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Manchester United will ban 'for life' fans found guilty of attacking Ed Woodward's house
Manchester United has vowed to ban "for life" any fans found to have attacked the house of club chief executive Ed Woodward.
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Crow: Trump legal team focused on everything but the facts
House impeachment manager Rep. Jason Crow (D-CO) talks with Anderson Cooper about the differences between the case he sees to remove President Donald Trump from office and the one being made by the president's legal team.
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'Arrow' Series Finale: How the Ending May Set Up HBO Max's 'Green Lantern' TV Series
"Arrow" ended with a major character finding a glowing green ring, suggesting the Arrowverse is about to get a Green Lantern who could be linked to the HBO Max series.
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Factbox: Airlines suspend some flights to China over coronavirus
Major airlines have suspended some flights to China after the coronavirus outbreak began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan. The virus has now killed more than 130 people in China and spread across the world.
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50 U.S. troops hurt in Iranian missile attack, Pentagon now says
It was the third time the number of troops who suffered traumatic brain injuries in the attack earlier this month was raised.
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My Boyfriend Has Drunkenly Cheated Twice, and Now I Have Chlamydia in My Eye
Should I really believe these were the only times?
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Britons returning from Wuhan to be quarantined for 14 days: BBC
British nationals being flown back from the Chinese city of Wuhan will be quarantined for two weeks, the BBC reported on Wednesday.
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DiCaprio, Pitt, more pose for Oscar nominee class photo
The 2020 Oscar nominees pose for a class photo at the annual luncheon, ahead of the ceremony on February 10. (Jan. 29)       
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There’s a Coyote in Central Park. Don’t Panic.
Several sightings could mean more than one animal, but an expert says that "co-existing with coyotes is pretty easy."
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CNN granted rare access to Cuban presidential tour
Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel invited the foreign press to tour the island with him, becoming the first Cuban leader to do so in decades. CNN's Patrick Oppmann reports from Sancti Spiritus, Cuba.
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#BTSxCorden Trends After BTS Performs 'Black Swan' For the First Time on Jame Corden's 'Late Late Show'
The K-pop royals dropped by the late-night show for a chat with James Corden and the first performance of the band's new song "Black Swan."
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New Jersey Prisoner Escapes Custody, Arrested After Hiding in Airport Bathroom Ceiling
Man who was trying to flee his trial for alleged drug offenses stopped at Newark Liberty International Airport before attempting to flee again.
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Kazakhstan suspends transport links with China over virus
Kazakhstan is suspending all forms of travel to and from neighboring China, the Central Asian nation's government said on Wednesday as an outbreak of a new coronavirus continued to widen.
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Airlines Suspend Flights to China Amid Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak
Several airlines are suspending all flights or cutting service as fears spread because of the virus outbreak
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Troy Aikman on what is unfair about Eli Manning Hall of Fame talk
MIAMI — Troy Aikman retired as a three-time Super Bowl champion and somehow became a more criticized quarterback over the next five years. Suddenly, as he was up for Pro Football Hall of Fame selection, his career was reshaped as a zero-time All-Pro with just seven winning seasons out of 12 and a similar number...
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'Start Here': McConnell tells senators he can't yet block new witnesses
It's Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.
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Kobe Bryant's helicopter was 20 to 30 feet from clearing a hilltop when it crashed
The helicopter carrying basketball superstar Kobe Bryant and eight others crashed into a Calabasas, California, hillside with a "high energy impact," the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday.
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US military plane sent distress call before crash
Two bodies have been recovered from the US military aircraft that crashed in Afghanistan's Ghazni province, a defense official told CNN, adding that sensitive equipment was also disabled by military personnel that arrived at the site.
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Four people from Chinese family infected with coronavirus in UAE: WAM
The United Arab Emirates' health ministry said four members of a Chinese family were infected with coronavirus in the first cases announced in the Gulf state, state news agency WAM said on Wednesday.
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Trump allies target African American voters with new tactic: Cash giveaways
At the first event, organizers lavished praise on the president — as they handed out thousands of dollars to lucky attendees.
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Factbox: Apple, Starbucks warn of hit from virus; firms restrict travel, airlines cancel flights
Apple said it had baked into its outlook uncertainty related to a virus outbreak in China that has killed 132 and infected nearly 6,000. Starbucks warned results would be hit after it shut over half its cafes in the country.
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Donald Trump Is Not a Doctor. But He Plays One on Twitter.
And that’s a prescription for public health confusion.
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WRAPUP 9-Japan, U.S. evacuate citizens from China as virus spreads
The United States and Japan flew citizens out of the Chinese city at the epicentre of a new virus outbreak on Wednesday, as the death toll rose sharply to 132 and the first case appeared in the Middle East.
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Kathryn Murdoch: ‘We’re really excited to back whoever the nominee is’
She opens up about her Fox News-owning in-laws, the existential threat of climate change, why politics is so broken — and why she’s spending $100 million to fix it.
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