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Nebraska Just Approved More Inclusive Social Studies Guidelines. They’re a Window Into the Changing Way Kids Are Learning U.S. History

The state provides a window into increased scrutiny of what American students are learning about history
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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.
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washingtonpost.com
NYPD looking for cop ‘impersonator’ who crashed into NYC mounted police stables
Police are looking for an odd character who walked into the NYPD’s mounted police stables Saturday night and announced himself as “Inspector Tates.” Confronted inside the stables at W. 53rd Street and 11th Avenue, the fake inspector dashed outside again, police sources told The Post. He jumped into a black Mercedes-Benz and struck a parked...
nypost.com
'My Fiancé and I Started Camming—People Pay to Watch Us Have Sex'
The ability to earn money directly while performing intimate acts was like nothing we'd ever seen before. So we started, got hooked and have never looked back.
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'SNL' takes on the final presidential debate
The NBC variety show opened its latest episode with Alec Baldwin's Trump taking on Jim Carrey's Joe Biden in the final presidential debate.
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'SNL' Weekend Update: Village People change lyrics to order Trump to stop playing 'Y.M.C.A.'
Kenan Thompson led an "SNL" Village People troupe who changed "Y.M.C.A." to "Cease and Desist" and told President Trump to stop playing it at rallies.        
usatoday.com
An early preview of winter for the western half of the US
More than 100 places from the Pacific Ocean to the Great Lakes region could set record cold temperatures during the next few days as Old Man Winter arrives early.
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US reports second highest day of coronavirus cases since the pandemic began. The highest day was Friday
As the fall surge continues, the United States has reported its second highest day of new Covid-19 cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
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Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen suffers more World Series heartbreak
ARLINGTON, Texas — Clayton Kershaw isn’t the only accomplished Dodgers pitcher with a history of shaky Octobers. Kenley Jansen added to his imperfect résumé Saturday night with what his manager Dave Roberts called “an un-perfect storm.” Jansen took the loss in the 8-7 Rays victory, with World Series Game 4 ending in one of the...
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NFL games on TV: Steelers-Titans game has Super Bowl lineage
Here's what to watch -- and when -- on Sunday.
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washingtonpost.com
Man in stolen New Jersey police car leads cops on wild chase to Brooklyn
A man swiped a police cruiser in Bayonne, NJ and led cops on a wild chase across two bridges and through New York City early Sunday. The marked Bayonne Police Department SUV crossed from the Garden State to Staten Island over the Goethals Bridge — and then headed into Brooklyn on the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge at...
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nypost.com
Live Updates: Trump, Biden hit battleground states as campaign enters last full week
President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden hit several battleground states Saturday with just over a week to go until Election Day.
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foxnews.com
Kevin Cash couldn’t recall last time Rays’ Game 4 hero Brett Phillips ‘got an at-bat’
Brett Phillips played the role of unlikely hero Saturday night. The 26-year-old outfielder was excluded from the Rays’ ALCS roster, but had a moment to conclude Game 4 of the World Series that will live for eternity, especially if Tampa Bay rallies to win the series. “Give that guy a lot of credit, I don’t...
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nypost.com
Plaschke: Dodgers go from potential elation to disaster on a single World Series play
Kenley Jansen and the Dodgers were one out away from taking a commanding lead in the World Series. Instead, they ruined their chance at an easy series.
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latimes.com
After another World Series gut punch, Dodgers can't ponder what-ifs: 'Ain't no time to hang our heads'
It would be folly to suggest that the ghosts of playoffs past returned to haunt the Dodgers in Game 4 of the World Series.       
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usatoday.com
An Ohio dad runs his first marathon around hospital for 4-year-old son with cancer
There were two thoughts pushing Kolt Codner forward in his first marathon race: his 4-year-old son Andrew's fight against cancer and the hospital that provides him care.
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edition.cnn.com
Dodgers' Kenley Jansen reverts to a question mark with Game 4 loss
The Dodgers thought they had fixed reliever Kenley Jansen, but he wobbled and the Tampa Bay Rays pounced for a wild, comeback win in Game 4 of the World Series.
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latimes.com
Photos: Dodgers lose to Rays in Game 4 of the World Series
Photos from Game 4 of the World Series between the Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas.
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latimes.com
'SNL' host Adele brings drama — and her greatest hits — as hilarious losing 'Bachelor' contestant
'SNL' host Adele sang some of her greatest hits during a funny 'Bachelor' spoof, part of a delightful comedic turn for the superstar singer.        
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usatoday.com
Delta puts 460 passengers on ‘no-fly list’ for refusing to wear masks
Delta Airlines is grounding hundreds of its fliers — because they refused to wear masks. The airline told employees on Thursday that it has added 460 passengers who refused to mask-up to a “no-fly list, NBC reported. “Wearing a mask is among the simplest and most effective actions we can take to reduce transmission, which...
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nypost.com
Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson paired together in ZOZO Championship
Two of golf’s biggest legends will be in the same group on Sunday at the ZOZO Championship which is always noteworthy, despite the fact that both are at the bottom of the leaderboard. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson — who have been the two biggest names in the sport the page 25 years — will...
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nypost.com
World Series Hero Brett Phillips Is Living His Best Life
The unlikeliest of heroes led the Rays to the unlikeliest of victories.
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slate.com
Where is Jennifer Kesse?
A young woman vanishes from her Florida condo – security footage captures a phantom figure calmly parking her car. Is it the kidnapper? "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.
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cbsnews.com
SNL mocks the final presidential debate — and, of course, Rudy Giuliani’s ‘Borat’ incident
"Saturday Night Live" had plenty to say about Trump and Biden in the final presidential debate, as well as Rudy Giuliani's cameo in the new "Borat" movie.
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washingtonpost.com
Hernández: Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw is tasked with gaining back World Series' momentum in Game 5
After so many playoff heartbreaks, Clayton Kershaw will try to tilt back the World Series for the Dodgers after their shocking loss to the Rays in Game 4.
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latimes.com
Who is Marc Short? Pence's 'soft-spoken' chief of staff has COVID-19
Marc Short, Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff is the latest high-profile figure in the Trump administration to test positive for COVID-19.       
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usatoday.com
Live updates: Amy Coney Barrett confirmation vote expected Monday
Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, announced her support for Amy Coney Barrett Saturday during a floor speech in the Senate, strengthening the Republican votes to confirm the judge on Monday.
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foxnews.com
Meghan Markle pal Jessica Mulroney is celebrating after ‘rough’ few months
The Canadian stylist, 40, said on social media that she's found the silver lining in her ordeal, writing "we finally know the a--holes who we thought were our friends."
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nypost.com
Illinois police officer fired after killing Black teen
A police officer who fatally shot Marcellis Stinnette and wounded his girlfriend Tafara Williams has been fired. The FBI has joined an investigation into the shooting.
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cbsnews.com
University of Michigan football team debuts an 'EQUALITY' decal on helmets
If you looked closely during the University of Michigan's football season opener on Saturday, you may have noticed a special detail on the Wolverines' helmets.
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edition.cnn.com
AOC tells Jane Fonda it's OK to be Trump's 'public enemy No. 1': 'That's a good thing'
Being attacked President Trump is a “badge of honor," U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told actress Jane Fonda during an online interview last week.
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foxnews.com
Dodgers suffer stunning 8-7 walk-off loss to Rays in Game 4 of World Series
The Dodgers made two defensive gaffes on Brett Phillips' two-out single in the ninth inning, allowing two runs to score for an 8-7 Rays win that ties the World Series at two games each.
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latimes.com
Corey Seager's four hits in Game 4 keeps his stellar postseason on a roll
Corey Seager's remarkable postseason continued in Game 4 of the World Series, with the Dodgers shortstop recording four hits in an 8-7 loss to the Rays.
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latimes.com
New details revealed in death of Boston University professor crushed by elevator
The Boston University professor crushed to death by an elevator in her apartment building last month was partly done in by a large package she was carrying at the time, state inspectors found. The 7-and-a-half-foot-tall box hit a switch that sent the elevator plummeting while the door was still open — and Carrie O’Connor, 38,...
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nypost.com
Kansas father in custody, daughters recovered after 2 boys found dead in home
A father is in police custody and his two daughters have been recovered safely after his two sons were discovered dead in a Leavenworth, Kansas, home, according to Leavenworth County Undersheriff Jim Sherley.
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Lily James flirted with married ‘Rebecca’ co-star Armie Hammer: report
"She was not subtle. And he was into it, no doubt about it," a source said.
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nypost.com
Dodgers now know why Rays are baseball’s cockroaches
ARLINGTON, Texas — Now the Dodgers must know how the Yankees feel. These Rays are baseball’s cockroaches. Just when you think you’ve exterminated them, they pop up again. By popping up Saturday night, they propped up this World Series. Suddenly, we’ve got a bona fide Fall Classic here at Globe Life Field. An absolutely insane...
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nypost.com
Several hurt after man allegedly sets fire inside NYC apartment
A man allegedly lit what turned into a massive fire inside an East Harlem apartment on Saturday evening — injuring several people — after cops showed up to enforce a restraining order, authorities said. The NYPD got a call about a person violating an order of protection at the six-story building on East 135th Street...
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nypost.com
William Blinn, ‘Brian’s Song,’ ‘Roots’ and ‘Purple Rain’ screenwriter, dead at 83
William Blinn, a screenwriter for the landmark TV projects “Brian’s Song” and “Roots” and the Prince film “Purple Rain,” has died. He was 83. Blinn died Thursday of natural causes at an assisting living community in Burbank, California, his daughter, Anneliese Johnson, said Saturday. He won Emmy and Peabody honors for the 1971 TV movie...
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nypost.com
Rays win Game 4 on wild walk-off, even World Series vs. Dodgers
The Rays pulled off one of the wildest finishes in World Series history, stunning the Dodgers, 8-7, and evening the World Series at 2-games apiece.       
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usatoday.com
Report: Rapper Offset, Cardi B's Husband, Briefly Detained During Pro-Trump Demonstration in Beverly Hills
Rap star Offset, one third of the group Migos, and Biden surrogate Cardi B's Husband, was briefly detained by police on Saturday in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, during a pro-Trump demonstration, according to multiple reports.
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breitbart.com
Dodgers' record-setting clutch scoring with two outs makes impact on postseason
From the series against the Brewers through the NLDS against the Padres and NLCS against the Braves and into the World Series, the Dodgers rack up two-out RBIs.
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latimes.com
Rays stun Dodgers in wild Game 4 comeback to tie up World Series
The 116th World Series lacked gripping drama until the middle innings of Game 4 on Saturday, when suddenly all hell began breaking loose. Played at a fast-breaking pace, with the thought of a safe lead laughable, the Rays and Dodgers staged a classic at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas that showed both teams’ resolve...
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nypost.com
Rays win wild Game 4 on unbelievable final play to tie World Series
Brett Phillips was the hero in Game 4 for the Tampa Bay Rays.
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foxnews.com
How a pair of raccoons (probably) broke into a bank
Up a tree, onto the roof, and through the ceiling. That's how two raccoons likely managed to break into a bank.
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edition.cnn.com
Trump denies the coronavirus surge as Biden and Obama condemn his approach
President Donald Trump continued to deny the nation's deepening Covid-19 crisis as he crisscrossed the country this weekend, even as the virus spread among top administration and campaign advisers.
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Opinion: Jaylen Waddle should have been returning kicks, nine other takeaways from Week 8
Just because Alabama's Jaylen Waddle sustained a broken ankle on the opening kickoff Saturday, doesn't mean he shouldn't have been returning kicks.        
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Kamala Harris caught on hot mic checking rally location: 'Are we in Cleveland?'
A hot mic appeared to catch Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris checking her location before addressing supporters Saturday.
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foxnews.com
Lincoln Project Runs Ad Attacking Trump 'Yes' Man Republican Senator Cory Gardner
Gardner, who has been trailing behind his Democratic opponent in recent polls, is among the roughly one dozen Republicans who are at risk of losing their seats next month.
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newsweek.com