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Thanksgiving lessons jettison Pilgrim hats, welcome truth

More U.S. schools are rethinking traditional Thanksgiving lessons that focus on the English settlers but teach little about Native Americans
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Mask or No Mask? Why the Guidance Has Been Shifting
As the Covid-19 pandemic has unfolded, authorities in different places have said different things about whether healthy people should go around wearing face masks to reduce the spread of the disease. 
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Florida Wants Tokyo's 2021 Olympics Despite Rising COVID Infections, Deaths
Disney World isn't fully open and a high school wrestling tournament turned into a super spreader. What could go wrong with an Olympic Games?
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Is a new coronavirus variant to blame for this Brazilian city's collapse?
The tense quiet outside the small hospital in Iranduba, Brazil, shattered when the ambulance rolled up.
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Place where you can toss your ex to wolves for Valentine's Day
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EMT accused of illegally recording patients
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Cancer-stricken teacher ask for sick day donations
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Thousands of families could face eviction soon
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Lower-paid employees have to pay back bonus
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Four swastikas found etched into dorm elevator
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Rising chicken wings prices challenging restaurants
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Couple, their six children escape burning home
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Robotic restaurant opens second location
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Public schools reopening postponed to spring
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Four children, one adult die in morning house fire
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Man admits to killing supervisor after he was fired
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Nature center to host owl-themed hiking event
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Mass murder survivor: 17-yo brother shot the family
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Two teens charged in accidental deadly shooting
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Corbin's Light Show house catches fire
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Student dies in fraternity house bathroom
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Poland puts new restrictions on abortion into effect
Under the new rules, abortion in Poland will only be legal in two scenarios -- if the pregnancy threatened the mother's life and health, or if a woman became pregnant following rape or incest.
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Biden's team grilled about masks
• EU and AstraZeneca escalate war over vaccines • UK imposes Australia-style hotel quarantine
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Could post-vaccine life mean we return to normal? Not just yet
Mass Covid-19 vaccination programs are underway in many countries around the world, offering the first glimmer of hope that life as we knew it could be back within our reach.
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California man allegedly built pipe bombs, threatened ‘war’ against Dems
A California man allegedly built pipe bombs and threatened to “go to war” against Democrats over former President Donald Trump’s election loss, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Ian Benjamin Rogers, 43, was arrested on Jan. 15 as officers seized at least 49 firearms, thousands of rounds of ammunition and five “fully operational” pipe bombs from his...
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Kansas to shut down unemployment system to deal with fraud
Thousands of fraudulent unemployment claims are prompting Kansas to shut down its processing system this weekend, meaning some jobless workers will have payments delayed as the state installs new anti-fraud protections
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Suburban Milwaukee cop who resigned after fatally shooting 3 since 2015 hired as deputy
Joseph Mensah, the suburban Milwaukee police officer who resigned in November after one of his three fatal shootings since 2015, was hired as a deputy in a neighboring county on Tuesday.
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Cloris Leachman's secret gift
When I tell you that Cloris Leachman, who died Wednesday at age 94, was one of the greatest American actors, don't arch your eyebrow, writes Gene Seymour. She could be hilarious, but also complex, raw and restrained to make an abandoned forest cry -- and make the bluntest, most forsaken object seem human.
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WATCH: Bear chases skier down slope
A bear chased a skier downhill at a mountain resort in Romania, with the skier escaping to safety by throwing a backpack on the ground to distract the animal.
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WATCH: Icicles form amid icy waves on Lake Michigan
Icicles formed along a pier at Chicago's North Avenue Beach amid winter weather and icy waves on Lake Michigan.
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WATCH: Confused cat meets her Lego doppelgänger
A cat named Socks came face to face with her Lego doppelgänger after her owner won a "Build Your Cat" competition in Australia.
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Biden Climate Actions Get Pushback From Some Energy States, Others Silent
"Overreaching and defying Congress will not be rewarded or succeed," Wednesday's letter from six state Attorneys General read in part.
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Tobias Harris’ jumper in final ticks leads 76ers past Lakers
PHILADELPHIA — Tobias Harris swished a jumper with 3 seconds left, ending the Lakers’ 13-0 run and sending the Philadelphia 76ers to a 107-106 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday night. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope hit a 3-pointer with 1:05 left that pulled the Lakers to 105-104. LeBron James hit Anthony Davis for the go-ahead basket with...
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The NRA says its finances are solid. So why is it filing for bankruptcy?
The National Rifle Association bragged it is on solid financial footing. So why did it file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy?       
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Demi Moore makes surprise cameo at Fendi's haute couture show
Actress Demi Moore made her surprise runway debut on Wednesday, as she opened Fendi's virtual presentation during the couture shows at Paris Fashion Week.
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Demi Moore makes surprise cameo at Fendi's haute couture show
Actress Demi Moore made her unexpected runway debut as designer Kim Jones presented his first Haute Couture collection for Fendi.
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Poland puts new restrictions on abortion into effect, resulting in a near-total ban on terminations
Poland's government put into effect Wednesday a ruling that outlaws the termination of pregnancies with fetal defects, resulting in a near-total ban on abortion in one of Europe's most devout Catholic countries.
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Poland puts new restrictions on abortion into effect, resulting in a near-total ban on terminations
Under the new rules, abortion in Poland will only be legal in two scenarios -- if the pregnancy threatened the mother's life and health, or if a woman became pregnant following rape or incest.
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Judge Andrew P. Napolitano: The Constitution is not for sale
To ensure that the new American government could not do what the British government had been doing to the colonists, the Fourth Amendment was enacted.
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Van Jones talks to Jalen Rose about Prince, politics
Van Jones is controversial because he has the audacity to work with both Democrats, Republicans, or any party in power to make progress on prison reform. But if that doesn’t bother you, perhaps his opinion on Michael Jackson and Prince will. Like the Michael Jordan/LeBron James GOAT argument, these two prolific artists have fueled the...
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In the Republican Party, the post-Trump era lasted a week
Two roads diverged in American politics, and the Republican Party chose the one traveled by disgraced ex-President Donald Trump and QAnon conspiracy theorists.
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In the Republican Party, the post-Trump era lasted a week
Two roads diverged in American politics, and the Republican Party chose the one traveled by disgraced ex-President Donald Trump and QAnon conspiracy theorists.
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Hamptons real estate booming amid COVID-19
The pandemic may be raging, but Hamptons real estate couldn't be healthier.
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Ask Amy: Judged person wants to learn not to judge
Reader’s parents continually pick apart actions of friends, family. Now reader does it, too.
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Miss Manners: Mystery gift leaves bride flummoxed
There was no card and or indication on the registry who sent the present.
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Hints From Heloise: Making a decision? A Founding Father can help.
Benjamin Franklin came up with a decision-making tool still in use today.
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Pediatrician fatally shoots another doctor and himself during hostage situation, police say
A Texas pediatrician diagnosed with terminal cancer killed another pediatrician during a hostage situation before turning the gun on himself, according to an Austin Police Department news release.
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Texas pediatrician fatally shoots another doctor and himself during hostage situation in Austin, police say
Dr. Bharat Narumanchi was recently diagnosed with terminal cancer, police said.
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Carolyn Hax: Mom wants to come dress shopping but thinks weddings are a waste
The bride’s sister says she’ll “regret it forever” if Mom isn’t there.
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