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Mexico Seeing Spike in Asylum Applications as Migrants Seek Alternative to Settling in U.S.

The new plan from Mexico will move migrants across the country to other states and allow them to work legally for a year under a humanitarian visa.
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Bronx apartment fire victims laid to rest amid outpouring of grief
A Bronx community paid its final respects to 17 people killed in an apartment building fire.
CNN ‘Reliable Sources’ guest says press covering Biden ‘unfairly’ with same ‘snarky attitude’ they used during
CNN political analyst Joe Lockhart blamed the press on Sunday for treating President Biden "unfairly" during an appearance on CNN's "Reliable Sources."
Troy Aikman would rather be calling Cowboys game over Buccaneers’ blowout
Troy Aikman would rather be in Dallas right now.
Ryan Fitzpatrick goes shirtless in Buffalo for frigid Bills playoff game
The former Bills quarterback ditched his cold-weather attire at some point during Buffalo's rout over New England on Saturday night.
Letters to the Editor — Jan. 17, 2022
Post readers sound off on Hillary's possible 2024 run and SCOTUS overturning Biden's vaccine mandates for large businesses.
Kyle MacLachlan, 62, and Jeff Goldblum, 69, walk Prada runway in Milan
The actors looked like total professionals when they stormed the runway in Milan, Italy, wearing dapper black coats.
Kirk Ferentz dissolves Iowa football's diversity advisory committee, cites time to 'evolve'
The alumni diversity advisory group was formed in summer 2020 after several former Iowa football players cited biased treatment against Black players.
Jim Jordan Calls 1/6 Committee 'Political Operation' to Stop Trump 2024 Run
"I think anyone with common sense would be reluctant to go talk to this committee," the GOP congressman said.
Popular talk radio host Michael Jackson dies at 87
Jackson, who had Parkinson's disease, died peacefully at home in Los Angeles surrounded by his three children, a family spokesperson said.
Thousands of churches raise alarm about scope of new Canadian 'conversion therapy' ban
Thousands of clergy in North America devoted their sermons on Sunday to affirming biblical sexual morality in response to a new Canadian law some warn could effectively criminalize such teachings.
New PBS Doc From Frank DiLella and Cody Williams Is an Early Valentine to Broadway's People
The host of Spectrum News NY1's "On Stage," talks to Newsweek about Broadway, the pandemic shutdown and his loving documentary about its reopening.
Tom Brady, Buccaneers dominate Eagles in convincing wild-card round win
Tom Brady still hasn't lost a playoff game since leaving New England.
Cowboys, 49ers fans rush AT&T Stadium, fall over each other before playoff game
There was pandemonium at AT&T Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Court McGee takes inspiration in Michael Bisping's late-career title win: 'I have it in me'
Court McGee thinks he has a lot left in the tank following his latest win at Saturday's UFC on ESPN 32.       Related StoriesCourt McGee takes inspiration in Michael Bisping's late-career title win: 'I have it in me' - EnclosureFree agent Katlyn Chookagian hopes to re-sign with UFC after UFC on ESPN 32 winFree agent Katlyn Chookagian hopes to re-sign with UFC after UFC on ESPN 32 win - Enclosure
Bidens pack carrots, apples into boxes during food bank stop
It was part of a day of service for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Opinion: Bucs blow out Eagles, but tougher tests loom for the defending champs
The Bucs were well enough to handle overmatched Eagles team. But it remains to be seen whether they are healthy enough to deal with what comes next.
4 young manatees flown from Florida to Ohio for treatment
SeaWorld said it has been getting a record number of manatees needing treatment.
As Trump Spewed Old Lies in Arizona, Glenn Youngkin Drew on GOP's New Playbook
This weekend Virginia's governor encouraged Republicans to build a "bigger tent," while Trump continued to push election fraud claims.
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Tennis stars support Novak Djokovic over Australia deportation saga: ‘Isn’t right’
Following Novak Djokovic's visa cancellation and deportation, fellow tennis players have come to his side in his fight with how the situation played out.
Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg admits he’s had ‘challenging 2 weeks’ in office
“It has been a challenging two weeks, church family. Challenging,” he told congregants during morning service at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem.
Tennis star Novak Djokovic deported from Australia after visa cancellation
Tennis star Novak Djokovic has been deported from Australia after a federal court upheld his visa's cancellation over his vaccination status. He had been initially scheduled to play in the Australian Open, which kicks off Monday. However, Australian officials require everyone coming into the country to be vaccinated against COVID-19, and Djokovic remains unvaccinated. CBSN's Lana Zak sits down with CBS News foreign correspondent Imtiaz Tyab to discuss Sunday's court ruling and widespread reactions to the controversy.
U.S. steps up fight against fast-spreading Omicron variant
The Biden administration is trying to step up the fight against the fast-spreading omicron variant by increasing access to free testing. Meanwhile, the CDC is advising people to wear the most protective masks they can find. Dr. Jeremy Faust, emergency physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital at Harvard Medical School, joins CBSN's Lana Zak for more.
Search underway for suspect in fatal shooting aboard Amtrak train
An assailant in the fatal shooting of a man on an Amtrak train in Missouri remained on the run Sunday, authorities said.
Live updates: Cowboys host the 49ers in first round of NFL playoffs
Dak Prescott and the Cowboys host Jimmy Garoppolo and the 49ers in the first round of the NFL playoffs. Follow along for live updates.
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Texas Synagogue Attack Prompts Beefed-Up Security for Jewish Communities Across U.S.
NYC, LA, Dallas, Chicago, and Houston are among the major U.S. cities upping security around Jewish cultural sites.
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Jill Biden’s visit to tornado-ravaged Kentucky marks her third visit to a disaster site in a month
Jill Biden's recent trips may mark a subtle shift away from the first lady's focus on touting the administration’s political priorities and toward sending a message that the Bidens are empathizers.
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Connecticut teenager dies days after overdosing on fentanyl at school, police say
A 13-year-old was hospitalized after collapsing at a Connecticut middle school. Authorities said the teenager had overdosed on the opioid fentanyl      
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Martin Luther King Day 2022 Store Opening Hours for Costco, Walmart, Target and More
Some private businesses may be closed during the federal holiday. But which stores are open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?
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'1883' Actor Eric Nelsen Explains Why Episode 5 Had to End That Way For Ennis
Eric Nelsen speaks to Newsweek about the events of "1883" Episode 5, where his character Ennis made a lasting impression on Dutton's daughter Elsa.
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Hemp-based merchants say Facebook’s ‘unfair’ ad bans hurt small businesses
Facebook and Instagram’s strict advertising policies are hurting small businesses that make products out of hemp — even though the cannabis derivative can’t get you high and has been legal for decades.
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New York State announces $2 million fund for victims of Bronx fire as mass funeral held
New York State is giving $2 million to a fund for the victims of last week's Bronx fire that killed 17 people, New York Lt. Governor Brian Benjamin announced Sunday.
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Novak Djokovic leaves Australia 'extremely disappointed,' 'uncomfortable' with Australian Open focus
Novak Djokovic’s fight to compete in the Australian Open ended Sunday after three Australian federal judges ruled in favor of Immigration Minister Alex Hawke’s decision to cancel the tennis champ's visa.
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Student’s stunning paintings on book edges go viral on TikTok
An art history student has gone viral on TikTok for her incredible artwork: beautiful paintings on the edges of book pages.  Maisie Jackson, 22, from England, has posted numerous videos on her TikTok account @maisie_matilda, showing her intricate work – called fore-edge painting – on copies of literary classics such as the “Harry Potter” series, “The...
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Fauci, COVID-19 origins to be investigated if House flips back to GOP control in 2022: Jim Jordan
Rep. Jim Jordan vowed Sunday to uncover what Dr. Anthony Fauci knew about the origins of the coronavirus pandemic if Congress flips back to Republican control after the 2022 midterm elections.
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65 Percent of Americans Think Biden Isn't Doing Enough to Address Record-High Inflation
Inflation levels have risen by 7 percent in the last 12 months, marking a 40-year high for the country.
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Jake Collier wants 'legend' Andrei Arlovski next: 'It's a good matchup for me'
Following a win at Saturday's UFC on ESPN 32, Jake Collier calls out 'legend' Andrei Arlovski for his next fight.       Related StoriesJake Collier wants 'legend' Andrei Arlovski next: 'It's a good matchup for me' - EnclosureFree agent Katlyn Chookagian hopes to re-sign with UFC after UFC on ESPN 32 winFree agent Katlyn Chookagian hopes to re-sign with UFC after UFC on ESPN 32 win - Enclosure 
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Rep. David Trone of Maryland says he tested positive for coronavirus
The congressman, whose district covers much of Montgomery County, said he is experiencing mild symptoms.
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Defensive end Josh Sweat out for Eagles after ‘life-threatening situation’
Eagles defensive end Josh Sweat is inactive for the NFC wild-card game against the Buccaneers after dealing with what the team described as a "life-threatening situation."
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Ariana DeBose, Elmo and Rocco bring the fire to 'Saturday Night Live'
"West Side Story" star Ariana DeBose hosts "Saturday Night Live" with musical guest Bleachers and appearances from "Sesame Street's" Elmo and Rocco.
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Who is Dak Prescott’s girlfriend? What to know about Natalie Buffett
Dak Prescott's sixth NFL season has been even sweeter, thanks in part to his favorite fan, girlfriend Natalie Buffett.
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Djokovic deported by Australia for being unvaccinated
Australia deported Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic Sunday for not being vaccinated against COVID-19, preventing him from competing in the Australian Open.
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COVID tests, other public service events on MLK Day in L.A.
A number of events are planned across Los Angeles to celebrate the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
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'I am going to die': Hear what the suspect said on livestream
The FBI identified Malik Faisal Akram, a 44-year-old British national, as the man who held four people hostage at a Texas synagogue in an hours-long standoff before a rescue team entered the building and killed the suspect.
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Report: Netflix Producing Doc on Novak Djokovic Australia Vaccine Fiasco
A Netflix documentary has already been announced to follow the drama over Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic's visa mess in Australia -- which culminated in his deportation before he could compete in the Australian Open.
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NFL will consider further instant replay changes, but ‘sky judge’ remains unlikely
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Liddell scores 19, No. 16 Ohio St tops Penn St 61-56
E.J. Liddell scored 19 points and No. 16 Ohio State defeated Penn State 61-56 Sunday.
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Southeast winter storm leaves hundreds of thousands without power
A winter storm making its way through the Southeastern has left hundreds of thousands of people without power.
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