Facing divisive Kansas Senate race, Republicans pine for Pompeo

Republicans shouldn't have to worry about a Senate race in Kansas. But with the looming retirement of veteran Republican Sen. Pat Roberts, Kansas has suddenly become a cause for concern within the GOP establishment. The reason- Kris Kobach.
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day: How America is honoring the civil-rights hero
All over the country, scores of people will gather to honor one of America's most prolific civil rights heroes, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on his birthday. 
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Joaquin Phoenix honors Heath Ledger in SAG Awards speech
Heath Ledger is gone but certainly not forgotten.
SAG Awards 2020 best and worst moments recap
The 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards aired Sunday night to the sort of muted fanfare that’s reserved for basic cable. The SAGs are the most low-key of the televised award shows — broadcast on TBS and TNT — and doesn’t aim for the pizazz or headlines of the Golden Globes and Oscars. Instead, the SAG...
Joaquin Phoenix acknowledges Heath Ledger as he wins at SAG Awards 2020
Ledger died of an accidental drug overdose in 2008. He was 28 years old.
SAG Awards 2020: The complete winners list
Here are the winners for the 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
The top SAG Awards 2020 red carpet trends, from sparkle to florals
The stars brought their best and brightest to Sunday's ceremony.
Pharmaceutical stocks spike after China reports new coronavirus cases
Chinese pharmaceutical stocks skyrocketed Monday as China reported more than 100 new cases of pneumonia caused by a new strain of coronavirus.
GOP senators considering 'kill switch' option should impeachment trial spiral out of control
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reportedly is close to finalizing a rule that would allow President Trump's team to move to dismiss the articles of impeachment in the Senate quickly after some evidence has been presented, as a sort of safety valve in case Democrats try to drag out the trial for weeks.
Chicago authorities say the coyote that attacked a young boy this month had been shot in the chest with a BB gun
Chicago animal control services say the coyote they captured earlier this month is the same one that bit a 6-year-old boy.
Kansas City Chiefs are early favorites over San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV
The Kansas City Chiefs have been installed as the early favorites against the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV in South Florida.
Super Bowl 2020: Start time, teams, location, channel and halftime show
Breaking down everything you need to know for Super Bowl LIV, including the start time, location, TV channel, teams playing and halftime performers.
Singer-songwriter David Olney dead at 71 after passing mid-show
A renowned folk singer-songwriter died in the middle of a performance after apologizing to his audience and closing his eyes. David Olney, 71, had what appears to be a heart attack on stage Saturday at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., according to a statement on his website. In the middle of...
Rangers blow late lead to Blue Jacket as playoff push takes hit
Not every one is going to be a barn burner. And that’s the way the Rangers want it. But they don’t want to lull everyone to sleep — even themselves. Which is what they did when they blew a one-goal lead in the third period and lost to the Blue Jackets, 2-1, Sunday night at...
Profanity at Women’s March proves protesters aren’t learning: Devine
Bedraggled pussy hats were the order of the day as the climate gods frowned on the Women’s March on Saturday with sleet and slushy snow in New York and Washington. There was good reason to frown, considering the crude obscenities and general puerile smut on display. “F–k Trump,” read the signs. “Public Cervix Announcement: F–k...
SAG Awards 2020: Fashion battle with the casts of 'Stranger Things,' 'Game of Thrones' and more
The stars of some of your favorite shows turned up the volume on their style for the 26th SAG Awards on Sunday.
Reporter's Notebook: How Trump's impeachment trial could play out in the Senate
Here’s what to expect in the coming days of President Trump's impeachment trial.
Man pulled bloody woman in Honolulu incident to safety
At least two Honolulu police officers were killed in a shooting in the Diamond Head area, according to CNN affiliate Hawaii News Now.
Jennifer Aniston, Brad Pitt photographed celebrating SAG Award wins backstage
Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt had a busy night at the SAG Awards. The exes both won awards and were snapped celebrating backstage.
Chiefs will play 49ers in the Super Bowl
The Kansas City Chiefs will play the San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl LIV next month.
UCLA finally gets some defensive stops and beats California
UCLA hadn't won a game at home since Dec. 8 until California came to Pauley Pavilion.
China confirms spread of coronavirus as new cases surge
An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a third person died, stoking concerns about the containment of the virus.
Opinion: San Francisco 49ers smash their way through Green Bay to Super Bowl LIV
The Faithful are rewarded. The 49ers' Shanahan-Lynch plan has worked to give the proud franchise a shot at a record-tying sixth Super Bowl crown.
'Shark Tank': Entrepreneurs hope to rope in investors with Rapid Rope, heartwarming story
On Sunday's "Shark Tank," two rope entrepreneurs showed the sharks how to survive a zombie apocalypse and tugged at the sharks hearts in the process.
Protesters and police clash for second night in Beirut
Anti-government protests in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, have escalated as protesters and police clashed for a second night. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
Robert De Niro cites ‘abuse of power’ in SAG Life Achievement Award speech
The 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards let Robert De Niro know he’s one good fella Sunday night. The two-time Oscar winner was recognized for Life Achievement during the 26th annual SAG celebration at LA’s Shrine Auditorium. The award honors “career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment” and those who foster the “finest ideals of the acting profession.”...
Schumer: Dems will 'force votes on witnesses and documents' in Trump impeachment trial
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., vowed Sunday evening to "force votes on witnesses and documents" in the impeachment trial against President Trump starting this week, and suggested that Republicans were engaged in a cover-up to block Democrats from doing so.
Super Bowl odds 2020: Chiefs vs. 49ers matchup is set
Sportsbooks began releasing their first odds for Super Bowl 2020 with the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs set to meet in Miami on Feb. 2. Bet Online opened with the Chiefs favored by – 1 1/2 over the 49ers. The Over/Under opened at 52 1/2.
San Francisco 49ers Going to Super Bowl LIV After NFC Championship WIn Over Green Bay Packers
San Francisco is 5-1 all-time in Super Bowl appearances, going 5-0 between the 1981-1994 seasons before an 18-year hiatus. The 49ers lost Super Bowl XLVII in 2013 to the Baltimore Ravens.
Raheem Mostert carries 49ers past Packers and into Super Bowl LIV
Raheem Mostert had four touchdowns to lead the 49ers past the Packers in the NFC championship game. San Francisco will face Kansas City in Super Bowl LIV.
Exes Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt reunite backstage at SAG Awards 2020
The couple were snapped going in for a hug and smiling at each other.
'I have to say something': Robert De Niro talks 'dire' political situation at the SAG Awards
Robert De Niro used his Screen Actors Guild Awards speech to explain why he doesn't shy away from using his platform to make political statements.
Super Bowl 2020: 49ers crush Packers to set matchup vs. Chiefs
The Super Bowl 2020 matchup is set. The San Francisco 49ers crushed the Green Bay Packers, 37-20, on Sunday at home to clinch a berth in the NFL title game, where they will face off against the Kansas City Chiefs on Feb. 2 in Miami. The 49ers cruised to a 27-0 lead at halftime behind...
49ers run wild on Packers for NFC title, set up Super Bowl matchup with Chiefs
Raheem Mostert exploded for four rushing touchdowns to help the 49ers run away from the Packers early and seal a spot in Super Bowl LIV.
De Niro asserts his right to say whatever the heck he wants
Robert De Niro reserves his right to speak up, so that's exactly what he did in his SAG Awards speech on Sunday night.
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San Francisco 49ers win NFC Championship over Green Bay Packers
The San Francisco 49ers are NFC champions once again.
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Missouri couple married 65 years dies on the same day
A Missouri husband and wife who had been married for 65 years died just hours apart from each other Saturday, holding hands in adjacent beds at a nursing home in St. Louis.
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Why Dems don’t dare take the Latino vote for granted and other commentary
2020 watch: Don’t Take Latinos for Granted, Dems President Trump recently held a rally at “the country’s largest Hispanic evangelical congregation” — and that, Christian Paz argues at The Atlantic, should be a “warning sign” to Democrats. Their candidates, who ­often take Hispanic voters’ support for granted, are “struggling to engage” these voters this time...
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'Knots Landing' stars initially didn't know premise: 'I thought it was about Andy Griffith and a houseboat'
In Hollywood, when a formula proves itself to be successful, it’s often replicated or developed into a different property.
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Brad Pitt celebra su victoria como Mejor Actor de Reparto
Habla Brad Pitt tras su triunfo en los Premios del SAG
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Patrick Mahomes Should Retire Now, on Top
We've seen enough.
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares camp on high ground, oil jumps on Libya shutdown
Asian shares neared a 20-month top on Monday as Wall Street extended its run of record peaks on solid U.S. economic data and lashes of liquidity from the Federal Reserve.
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Poll: Trump Approval Among Farmers Hits Record High at 83%
Support for President Donald Trump among American farmers is on the rise, according to a new poll released this week.
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Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer
A New Jersey fire department's pit bull just became the first of its breed to become an arson detection K9 officer.
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Rob Lowe roasted for wearing NFL hat to Packers vs 49ers game
He can't pick a side.
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Ex-Watergate Counsel Thinks Trump Might've Written Some of His Impeachment Legal Brief Because It's So Bad
John Dean on Sunday said that Senators won't buy Trump's legal defense brief because they're mostly lawyers and the document is "not legally sophisticated."
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Jennifer Aniston calls out Adam Sandler’s ‘Uncut Gems’ snub at SAG Awards 2020
"Adam Sandler, your performance was extraordinary and your magic is real buddy, I love you," she said on Sunday.
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Best-dressed at the SAG Awards: Jennifer Lopez, Scarlett Johansson and more stars shine
Jennifer Lopez, Millie Bobby Brown, Scarlett Johansson and more stars shined on the 2020 SAG Awards red carpet Sunday.        
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Chiefs’ return to Super Bowl finally makes things ‘right’ in Kansas City
They began arriving in the parking lot outside Arrowhead Stadium at 7 o’clock in the morning because, let’s face it, when you’ve spent your entire life as a sports fan waiting for a day like this, you want that day to begin as soon as possible. It was sunny and it was freezing and it...
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