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SpaceX readies Falcon 9 for second shot at emergency escape test
The test is the last major hurdle before the Crew Dragon blasts off with astronauts aboard
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Exclusive—Vice President Pence on Biden Family Corruption: ‘The American People Have a Right to Know’
Mike Pence told Breitbart News, “the American people have a right to know” when it comes to the wide-scale corruption of his predecessor, former Vice President Joe Biden, and Biden’s family members.
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Aleksei Oleinik def. Maurice Greene at UFC 246: Best photos
Check out these photos highlighting Aleksei Oleinik's submission win over Maurice Greene at UFC 246.       Related StoriesUFC 246 photos: Celebrities turn out for McGregor vs. 'Cowboy'Brian Kelleher def. Ode Osborne at UFC 246: Best photosDiego Ferreira def. Anthony Pettis at UFC 246: Best photos 
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I haven’t paid income taxes since 1994 — and the IRS won’t send me to prison
Dear John: I’m Deedle Doo the Comedy Boy, America’s senior comedian. I have a consumer complaint that I think only you can help me with. I have not paid federal income tax since 1994, nor have I filed a tax return during that time, both of which are failures the Justice Department publicly represents to...
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Recipients of Lively hearing aid giveaway give glowing reviews
Readers: Several months ago, a hearing aid company called Lively bragged to me that its product was excellent and cheaper than other aids. So I said “prove it” by giving some away to my readers. And, I also said, after you do that, we’ll get to hear what people who got these freebies thought about...
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Average folks optimistic on economy as stock market goes gangbusters
In trying to read the tea leaves of American sentiment, a pair of recent surveys have uncovered — wait for it — optimism. The stock market is going gangbusters in 2020, and for those invested, the record highs attained by the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq have brought welcome gains. In the Allianz Quarterly Market...
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Federal appeals court rules that both parents in same-sex relationship can be listed on their child's birth certificates
Married same-sex couples in Indiana can list both parents on their children's birth certificates, a federal court ruled Friday.
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Wage hikes, other costs drive bar and restaurant owners out of city
It could soon be last call for hundreds of struggling New York City bars and restaurants. Despite the white-hot local economy, many eateries and watering holes are teetering on the brink of financial collapse due to the sector’s surging costs and a changing cultural landscape, harried proprietors say. Closures cut a wide swath of ethnic...
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UFC 246 photos: Celebrities turn out for McGregor vs. 'Cowboy'
See who turned out to watch Conor McGregor's return at UFC 246.       Related StoriesBrian Kelleher def. Ode Osborne at UFC 246: Best photosDiego Ferreira def. Anthony Pettis at UFC 246: Best photosRoxanne Modafferi def. Maycee Barber at UFC 246: Best photos 
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Lakers dominate in the second half to beat Rockets
LeBron James had 31 points and 12 assists as the Lakers used strong defense in the second half to beat the Rockets 124-115 in Houston on Saturday.
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Baker Mayfield snubbed at UFC 246 pay-per-view
It looks like Baker Mayfield’s star has fallen. The lightning-rod Browns quarterback is attending Saturday’s UFC 246 fight between Conor McGregor and Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, but you wouldn’t know it by the pay-per-view. When the announcer was going through the NFL luminaries in attendance, he ignored Baker Mayfield. He first mentioned Panthers running back Christian...
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Royal Caribbean blames ‘reckless’ grandfather in death of toddler Chloe Wiegand
Royal Caribbean is blaming a “reckless and irresponsible” grandfather in the death of an 18-month-old toddler who fell 11 stories while on their ship last summer, according to the Indianapolis Star newspaper. Salvatore Anello was playing with his granddaughter, Chloe Wiegand, in the “Kids Water Zone” of the Freedom of the Seas ship when he...
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College basketball: No. 11 Louisville tops No. 3 Duke; No. 7 San Diego State prevails
Freshman David Johnson scored 19 points to lift Louisville to a key ACC victory at Duke; San Diego State improved to 19-0 with a win over Nevada.
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USC left guard Alijah Vera-Tucker to return
Left guard Alijah Vera-Tucker, whom Pro Football Focus graded as USC's top lineman last season, announced that he will return for his redshirt junior season.
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Democrats’ ‘unfixable’ extremism uses Trump as an excuse: Goodwin
For much of the last three years, the impeachment of President Trump seemed inevitable. The left refused to accept his 2016 victory and ­remained determined to end his tenure. When he made mistakes or said dumb things, the frenzy boiled over. When his tax and regulation cuts unleashed the great American jobs machine, the resistance...
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Texas woman convicted in husband's murder: "He wasn't supposed to die"
In her first TV interview, the Texas woman at the center of a case prosecutors say was all about "sex, lies, money, and murder" tells "48 Hours" what happened the night of the murder.
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Kings' Tyler Toffoli could be a hot commodity ahead of NHL trade deadline
The Kings are in last place in the West after a 4-1 loss in Philadelphia, but Tyler Toffoli has played well lately and might draw trade interest.
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US airports screen passengers for China virus
The Coronvirus outbreak in China has the CDC on alert. They have set-up screenings at three U.S. airports including San Francisco, JFK in New York and LAX. (Jan 18)       
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John Cusack: We Have 10 to 12 Years to Stop 'Climate Change, Predatory Capitalism'
Far-left Hollywood actor John Cusack on Saturday joined the growing list of climate alarmists who have declared that the planet has only a decade left to stop global warming and the "predatory capitalism" which purportedly facilities it.
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Odell Beckham Jr. arrest warrant rescinded
Beckham was facing a charge of simple battery after video appeared to show the wide receiver slapping the rear of a security guard.
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New York AG Letitia James’ obscene attack on the NYPD
New York’s top law enforcement official, Attorney General Letitia James, is going after . . . law enforcement. On Monday, James said she’s probing the NYPD’s fare-evasion policing for racial bias. It’s a disgraceful pander. “If NYers have been targeted because of the color of their skin, we will not hesitate to take legal action,” she tweeted....
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Maycee Barber takes mic first to congratulate Roxanne Modafferi after UFC 246 upset loss
Maycee Barber was compelled to relay some immediate words after suffering her first career loss in shocking fashion at UFC 246.       Related StoriesUFC 246 results: Roxanne Modafferi dominates, upsets compromised Maycee BarberTwitter reacts to Roxanne Modafferi's stunning upset of Maycee Barber at UFC 246UFC 246 results: Diego Ferreira chokes Anthony Pettis into submission 
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Cory Schneider yanked as Devils get destroyed by Blue Jackets
COLUMBUS, Ohio — This wasn’t the return to the starting lineup Cory Schneider envisioned. Elvis Merzlikins made a career-high 41 saves in his third shutout in his last four starts, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the New Jersey Devils 5-0 on Saturday night for their fourth straight win. Schneider started for the first time...
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Cuomo doesn’t care who else gets hurt by his war on the gig economy
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he wants to protect “gig economy” workers, yet the workers themselves are dreading his help. In his State of the State Address, Cuomo blasted gig companies that he says “exclude” workers from “fair pay and benefits.” His solution, in effect: Exclude them from the gig economy altogether. That’s not much of...
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Former Florida Mayor sentenced to 51 months after defrauding charity
A former Florida mayor was sentenced to 51 months in prison Friday after defrauding the charity United Way of more than half a million dollars.
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Brasileño Ferreira somete a excampeón Anthony Pettis en inicio de cartelera estelar McGregor vs. Cowboy
Ahora, el excampeón Anthony Pettis (22-10) enfrenta al brasileño Diego Ferreira (17-2) en la primera contienda de la cartelera estelar de UFC 246.
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Sanders runs into resistance as he looks beyond Warren dispute
The Vermont senator is making an effort to court women voters, but some are still stewing.
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Pennsylvania woman injures 2 after intentionally crashing car as test of faith
A Pennsylvania woman intentionally drove into oncoming traffic in a twisted effort to test her faith, state police allege  — and although she survived without injuring herself, the crash injured two other motorists. Nadejda Reilly, 31, was allegedly driving along Route 93 on Jan. 7 and awaiting a calling from God when she decided to...
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Galaxy landing 'Chicharito' fills a hole on and off pitch
Galaxy readies for training camp with Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez set to sign a lucrative deal that could exceed what Zlatan Ibrahimovic made.
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JFK's grandson slams Pence's interpretation of 'Profiles in Courage'
President John F. Kennedy's grandson Jack Schlossberg said Saturday that Vice President Mike Pence's recent op-ed is a "total perversion of JFK's legacy and the meaning of courage."
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Knicks collapse in closing minute in crushing loss to 76ers
The Knicks began life — or at least a week — without RJ Barrett on Saturday night. It went much like life with him, just in more crushing fashion. Coming off back-to-back losses of 20-plus points, the Knicks hung around with the 76ers all night and even took a lead in the final minute before...
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Competition is needed to improve health insurance options for Americans
With all the talk of “free” everything by the far-left political candidates, it’s about time those of us back here on Planet Earth embrace what makes America so great: the competitive spirit. Health insurance options have been limited by arcane state-line rules for far too long, and made worse by Obamacare. In a global economy,...
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Paradigm lays off 30 people as Hollywood agencies face headwinds
Paradigm Talent Agency laid off 30 people on Friday, according to a person familiar with the situation who declined to be named. It was part of the agency's effort to eliminate redundancies caused by its recent acquisitions in the music space, the person said.
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UFC 246 results: Roxanne Modafferi dominates, upsets compromised Maycee Barber
At UFC 246, Roxanne Modafferi defied the odds and handed Maycee Barber her first professional loss.       Related StoriesTwitter reacts to Roxanne Modafferi's stunning upset of Maycee Barber at UFC 246Floyd Mayweather's team issues warning to Conor McGregor: 'You cannot mess with Floyd'UFC 246 results: Sodiq Yusuff shows grappling, outpoints Andre Fili 
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LinkedIn has discriminated against me because of my political beliefs
Dear John: I’ve been a victim of massive political bias from LinkedIn. It has discriminated against me and shut me down, to the point of harassment and bullying, and completely silenced me solely because of my political affiliation. I’ve tried to speak to someone who is in a management role there, but it is very...
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Granderson: If A.J. Hinch is suspended for one year, Alex Cora should be too
What Alex Cora did by stealing signs is inexcusable. But you can't ban Cora for life if his boss who knew about it was only suspended for one year.
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NY Post: ‘Profiles in Corruption’ Reveals How the ‘Biden Five’ Made Millions Off Joe Biden Connections
Five family members of former Vice President Joe Biden have scored "sweetheart deals" and "favorable access" thanks to their connection to the 2020 Democrat White House candidate, reveals the forthcoming investigative book "Profiles in Corruption: Abuse of Power by America’s Progressive Elite" by five-time New York Times bestselling author and Breitbart News senior contributor Peter Schweizer.
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Twitter reacts to Roxanne Modafferi's stunning upset of Maycee Barber at UFC 246
See the top Twitter reactions to Roxanne Modafferi's victory against Maycee Barber at UFC 246.       Related StoriesUFC 246 results: Sodiq Yusuff shows grappling, outpoints Andre FiliUFC 246 video: Drew Dober violently pounds out Nasrat HaqparastUFC 246 heavyweight Aleksei Oleinik says he's a tough fight for anyone 
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Rutgers shaking up Big Ten faster than anyone expected
The three Rutgers captains looked at each other and smiled as they listened to coach Steve Pikiell remind the media Wednesday night exactly where the Scarlet Knights were projected to finish this season in the Big Ten by his reputable counterparts in one of college basketball’s perennial power conferences. The players clearly had heard this...
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Oklahoma lawmakers propose ‘MAGA’ license plates to raise money for veteran groups
In a move certain to raise alarms with federal elections officials, two Republican state senators from Oklahoma have proposed a state law that would allow residents to buy specialty license plates reading “Make America Great Again” and “Keep America Great.” State Sens. Nathan Dahm and Marty Quinn want the plates to benefit veteran groups Warriors...
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SEE IT: Man busted in Brooklyn after wild crash in stolen car
A man was busted following a high-speed crash in Brooklyn Saturday — of what police later found was a stolen car, authorities said. The unidentified man was driving a red Honda Civic east on State Street near Bond Street in Boerum Hill at about 11 a.m. when he sped through the intersection and T-boned another...
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Why 'Sussex Royal' brand matters to Harry and Meghan
Dickie Arbiter, former spokesman for Queen Elizabeth II, speaks about Harry and Meghan no longer being working royals.
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Dylan Andrew vs. Skyy Clark lives up to the basketball hype
Windward prevails in overtime over Heritage Christian as sophomore guards stand out
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Harry and Meghan’s abdication is biggest since King Edward VIII
It’s the biggest abdication since King Edward VIII — and once again, it’s all for the love of an American divorcee.
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Mexico blocks 2,500 migrants from crossing at Guatemala entry point, authorities say
Mexican officials have closed a section of their border with Guatemala, following a push by thousands of migrants to make their way across a bridge over the Suchiate River. 
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USC rallies from huge deficit, stuns Stanford in overtime
Elijah Weaver hit a three-pointer to force overtime, and USC came back from a 21-point hole to beat Stanford 82-78 and gain first place in the Pac-12.
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UFC 246 results: Sodiq Yusuff shows grappling, outpoints Andre Fili
Sodiq Yusuff showed he's more than just a striker by utilizing his ground game to score key points to defeat Andre Fili at UFC 246.       Related StoriesUFC 246 video: Drew Dober violently pounds out Nasrat HaqparastUFC 246 heavyweight Aleksei Oleinik says he's a tough fight for anyoneUFC 246: Anthony Pettis vs. Diego Ferreira odds, picks and best bets 
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After A Fall At Baylor, Ken Starr Became A Fox Regular, And Then, A Trump Defender
Ken Starr was stripped of his presidency at Baylor University in 2016, accused of overseeing an administration that ignored a campus sexual assault scandal.
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