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More than 150,000 Instagram posts have been tagged #elderberry or #elderberrysyrup. Google searches in the U.S. for “elderberry” have spiked during the last two cold and flu seasons.
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A guard asked two sisters to put on a mask. They stabbed him 27 times instead, prosecutors say.
Jessica and Jayla Hill were charged with first-degree attempted murder and are being held without bail.
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Rob Manfred Booed During Speech Presenting World Series MVP Trophy to Dodgers' Corey Seager
The MLB commissioner was met by jeers and boos at Globe Life Field as he presented the World Series trophy.
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Nearly 70,000 people under mandatory evacuation orders as two new wildfires in Southern California spread rapidly
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Libertarian candidate Jorgensen snaps at Nickelodeon for leaving her off 2020 elections graphic
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India says local festivals account for many recent Covid-19 infections, but lower numbers are encouraging
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Second night of clashes in Philadelphia after police kill Black man
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Hurricane Zeta, Southern California wildfires, coronavirus pandemic: 5 things to know Wednesday
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Hunter Biden's ex-business associate talks to 'Tucker Carlson Tonight'
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Violent protests erupt in NYC, Portland holds vigil after Walter Wallace shooting
Protests erupted in New York City and Portland on Tuesday night in response to a police shooting in Philadelphia that left a Black man dead.
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'It's an unfortunate endpoint': Dodgers' World Series win marred by Justin Turner's return to field for celebration
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The U.S. and Europe Still Don’t See Eye to Eye on Big Tech
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Satellite photos show construction at Iran nuclear site
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More than half of US states reported their highest day of coronavirus cases this month
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Satellite photos show construction at Iranian nuclear site
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As COVID-19 Surges in South Dakota, Medical Groups Urge Masks Despite Gov. Kristi Noem’s Skepticism
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Australian PM calls Doha airport incident 'unacceptable'
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Julio Urias finishes off Dodgers’ bullpen game in style
The prototypical bullpen game completed the final leg of the Dodgers’ journey Tuesday night. Manager Dave Roberts employed Tony Gonsolin as his opener and then shuttled in six relievers to stifle the Rays in the Dodgers’ 3-1 victory in Game 6 of the World Series. Gonsolin surrendered a first-inning homer to Randy Arozarena and was...
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Covid-19’s Second Wave Is Battering Hospitals
We should do more than clap for their staff this time around.
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In the frenetic final days, there’s still one major issue in this campaign
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Little Recognition and Less Pay: These Female Healthcare Workers Are Rural India’s First Defense Against COVID-19
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Dodgers hit more homers than Rangers at Globe Life Field in 2020
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Live updates: Campaigns sharpen attack prior to election
President Trump campaigned in Wisconsin, Michigan and Nebraska Tuesday while Democratic nominee Joe Biden rallied in Republican-friendly Georgia. 
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Live updates: Big tech CEOs to testify before Senate
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Mayor Garcetti to L.A. fans: Oh, yes, we'll celebrate Dodgers and Lakers titles
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Protests, looting for 2nd night after Black man killed by Philadelphia police
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Philadelphia police ask residents to stay indoors as spurts of violence erupt during protests over the fatal police shooting of Walter Wallace Jr.
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Germany Is Ready to Offer America a New Deal
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Justin Turner COVID-19 flap casts pall over World Series finale
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Hong Kong teenage activist detained after reportedly planning to claim asylum at US consulate
A 19-year-old Hong Kong activist facing secession charges under the city's national security law was detained Tuesday amid reports he planned to attempt to claim asylum at the United States consulate.
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Texas man records himself drinking behind wheel minutes before fatal crash
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Hawaii to allow visitors from Japan with negative test
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Second night of clashes in Philadelphia after police kill Black man
There was also widespread looting again. Police fatally shot Walter Wallace Jr. Monday.
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Los Angeles Dodgers win World Series for first title since 1988
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Qatar 'regrets any distress' after women from 10 flights subjected to compulsory medical examinations at Doha airport
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Protests erupt in DC after man dies in moped crash during police chase
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Zeta regains hurricane strength, threatens to bring 'life-threatening storm surge' to US Gulf Coast on Wednesday
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Hernández: Dodgers win World Series by Rays' bad move on Blake Snell
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Antarctic fossil could have been the biggest flying bird ever, study finds
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Qatar apologizes after forced strip-searches of female airline passengers
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Police ID man who peed on fellow Delta passenger as pastor from North Carolina
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Justin Turner pulled from World Series game due to COVID test
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Trump campaign seeks new PA voters
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Live Updates: California wildfires, assisted by Santa Ana winds, force more than 100,000 to evacuate homes
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Record number of Covid-19 cases reported worldwide in past week at 2.8 million, WHO says
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Kim Kardashian Memes Take Over the Internet After TV Star's Maskless Private Island Birthday Bash
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