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Alex Ovechkin sinks Islanders with his second straight hat trick
Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin infiltrated the top 10 of the NHL’s all-time scoring list Saturday at the expense of the Islanders. The 6-4 loss to the Capitals at the Coliseum was the second harrowing defeat in as many games for the Islanders. And it was Ovechkin who anchored Washington’s come-from-behind victory, recording a hat trick...
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Multiple people injured in massive pileup on snow-slicked Bronx River Parkway
Snowy conditions Saturday caused a massive 15-car pileup on a Bronx expressway, leaving eight people injured, police and fire officials said. At least 15 cars were left damaged after all of them slid to a stop on the southbound lane of the Bronx River Parkway near East 233rd Street at about 1:30 p.m., police said....
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PGA Tour rookie Scottie Scheffler fires a 66 to grab share of American Express lead
Scottie Scheffler, 23, shot a 66 on the PGA West Stadium Course to share the third-round lead with Andrew Landry, who had a 65 on the Nicklaus course.
latimes.com
Eric Trump: Pelosi, impeachment are 'walking my father into 2020' victory
Trump Organization executive vice president Eric Trump said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and her party's impeachment of his father will ultimately end in his reelection this coming November.
foxnews.com
House Democrats say Trump endangers U.S. security
Democratic U.S. lawmakers leading the impeachment case against Republican President Donald Trump said on Saturday the president must be removed from office to protect national security and preserve the country’s system of government. Roger Fortuna reports.
reuters.com
Best of UFC 246: Conor McGregor vs. Donald 'Cowboy" Cerrone
The best photos from UFC 246 in Las Vegas, which is headlined by the bout between Conor McGregor and Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone.      
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UPDATE 1-Facebook says technical error caused vulgar translation of Chinese leader's name
Facebook Inc on Saturday blamed a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appearing as “Mr Shithole” in posts on its platform when translated into English from Burmese, apologising for any offence caused.
reuters.com
Trump's lawyers accuse the House of trying to overturn the 2016 election
President Trump's legal team accused House Democrats of trying to overturn the 2016 election in an angry response Saturday to the impeachment trial summons issued by the Senate ahead of its trial to decide whether to remove the president from office. Democrats issued a 111-page brief as both sides prepared for the opening gavel.
latimes.com
Trump's legal team responds to Senate impeachment summons
President Trump's legal team has filed its formal response to the Senate's impeachment summons. CNN's Joe Johns has more.
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Nets prove Kyrie Irving right in ugly loss to Bucks
Kyrie Irving was right about one thing: The Nets are a long way from being among the NBA’s best. And Saturday the league leaders showed just how far. The Nets got battered, 117-97, by the Bucks before a sellout crowd of 17,732 at Barclays Center. The crowd included former president Bill Clinton, seated courtside. Clinton...
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Maine's giant spinning ice disc looks like it's reforming
A year after a 90 metre-wide spinning sheet of ice drew global attention, another disc appears to be forming in the same river What goes around comes around.An ice disc appears to be forming in the same Maine river where an unusually large one formed last winter and quickly gained international fame. Continue reading...
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Carmelo Anthony snags another NBA milestone: ‘Walking bucket’
Carmelo Anthony reached another NBA milestone. The former Knicks star became the 18th player to reach the 26,000-point mark in the Portland Trail Blazers’ 120-112 loss to the Mavericks in Dallas on Friday. Anthony, who scored 22 points in the loss, now has 26,014 points in his career. This season he is averaging 16.5 points...
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Women's March Draws A Smaller, But Passionate Crowd
In its fourth annual iteration, the anti-Trump protest focused on climate change, reproductive justice and immigration.
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Biden, Sanders trade fire over Social Security
A simmering feud between 2020 rivals Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont and former Vice President Joe Biden over Sanders accusations that Biden had long advocated cutting Social Security broke out into a verbal fist fight on Saturday, as Biden called a Sanders campaign video “a lie” and “a doctored tape” and the Sanders campaign accusing Biden of “trying to doctor his own public record.”
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Biden accuses Sanders campaign of sharing "doctored" video
The Sanders campaign shared a short clip of a 2018 speech that made it appear that Biden was agreeing with Paul Ryan about privatizing Social Security.
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House Democrats Unveil Trump Impeachment Brief, Invoke the Framers
House Democrats on Saturday filed a 111-page legal brief detailing their case for impeaching President Donald Trump ahead of the Senate's upcoming trial. 
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As stars stumble, Scottie Scheffler, Andrew Landry open up a lead at American Express
Rickie Fowler and Tony Finau shoot some of the highest scores of the day to fall back from the lead Saturday.        
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¿Cuándo y qué hora juega El Salvador vs. Islandia?
El Salvador enfrenta al mundialista Islandia en un partido amistoso que se disputa este domingo, 19 de enero, en el Dignity Health Sports Park de Carson.
latimes.com
The most powerful — and mysterious — abandoned cities the world forgot
Tourists clamor to see Petra in Jordan, Angkor Wat in Cambodia and Machu Picchu in Peru — onetime megacities that now capture our imagination and fuel legends. But they’re not the only mythic spots. Here are some of the most mysterious abandoned locales in the world. El Dorado/The Lost City of Z: Brazil If you...
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Supreme Court could use 'Bridgegate' case to limit attempts to prosecute corruption
Six years ago, senior officials in former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration decided to retaliate against a Christie political rival by shutting down lanes on the George Washington Bridge and creating a traffic nightmare in the rival's town. And thus, the Bridgegate scandal was born.
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No. 10 Louisville hands No. 3 Duke its second loss of the week
No. 3 Duke suffered its second setback of the week, falling to No. 10 Louisville on Saturday at Cameron Indoor Stadium.      
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Mira Sorvino Calls Out Harvey Weinstein, Bill Cosby, 'Predators' in Hollywood at Women's March
Actress Mira Sorvino called out Hollywood "predators" during a speech at Saturday's Women's March in Los Angeles, slamming "the Harvey Weinsteins, Jeffrey Epsteins, Bill Cosbys, and R. Kellys" of the world.
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Aaron Rodgers and Packers hope to reverse outcome against 49ers
The Green Bay Packers' 37-8 loss at San Francisco meant a lot in November. Will it mean anything during a rematch Sunday in the NFC championship game?
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latimes.com
Remains of fallen paratrooper return home to Fort Bragg
Staff Sgt. Ian McLaughlin, 29, of Newport News, Virginia, was killed Jan. 11 by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan.       
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U.F.C. 246 Live Updates: McGregor vs. Cowboy
Conor McGregor, the U.F.C.’s biggest star, is back in the octagon after spending all of 2019 away from mixed martial arts.
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nytimes.com
Cher Floats Conspiracy: Trump's Reelection will Make Him King of America
According to left-wing pop icon Cher, "the death of freedom" looms and America as we know it will cease to exist if President Donald Trump wins reelection in November.
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breitbart.com
Santa Anita has horses die on Friday and Saturday
Santa Anita has its third and fourth horse deaths since the new meeting started but still trails last year's pace. Both horses died on the turf.
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latimes.com
Australian government to aid tourism industry as bushfires recede
The Australian government said on Sunday it will channel A$76 million ($52 million) to the tourism industry as recent heavy rains have dampened many of the monthslong bushfires, allowing the country to look to recovery.
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reuters.com
Myles Powell’s greatness makes anything possible for Seton Hall
Ultimately, Seton Hall is here because a chubby freshman became a chiseled star senior. The Pirates will reach a school-record fifth straight Big Dance because a coach who went 82-80 with no NCAA Tournament appearances in five seasons was invited back for a sixth try. There is Kevin Willard, who made it all possible. There...
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Joe Biden accuses Bernie Sanders' campaign of misrepresenting his Social Security record by sharing 'doctored video'
The Biden-Sanders fight over Social Security comes a little more than two weeks before the Feb. 3 Iowa caucuses.       
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‘This Is Not a Request’: ICE Ups Ante in Standoff With New York City Over ‘Sanctuary Policies’
Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration said the city would review the subpoenas
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time.com
Utah boy arrested after shooting that killed 4, injured 1 in same family, police say
A young male juvenile armed with a gun killed three children and a woman in Grantsville, Utah on Friday and put a fifth victim in the hospital, authorities said Saturday.  
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foxnews.com
The complicated Devils power structure behind Ray Shero’s demise
Ray Shero’s dismissal after 4¹/₂ seasons as Devils general manager wasn’t as much a commentary on his and his team’s performance as it was a story about lines of authority and autonomy within the hierarchy. Make no mistake. This is an owner-driven operation. If you didn’t recognize that David Blitzer and Josh Harris were calling...
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'Good Morning America' surprises female football player Aniah Echols, 13, with Super Bowl tickets
Aniah Echols of Oxford, Mississippi, thought she would be watching the Super Bowl from her house. Instead, the 13-year-old will be watching it Miami.       
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Virginia's top House Republican warns "white supremacist garbage" to stay away from gun rally
Virginia's House Republican leader said on Saturday that white supremacists and any other groups trying to spread "hate, violence, or civil unrest" were not welcome at a pro-gun rally in the state's capital on Monday, which is expected to draw thousands.
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reuters.com
Thousands Gather for Women’s March Rallies Across the U.S.
Three key issues seemed to galvanize most of the protesters: climate change, immigration and reproductive rights
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time.com
Hate-Spewing Protesters Claim Love Will Save the Country from Trump
Thousands of protesters took part in the annual Women’s March in D.C. on Saturday to criticize President Trump and his administration.
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breitbart.com
Column: You know who won't be upset when LeBron James passes Kobe Bryant in scoring? Kobe
Pretty soon, LeBron James will pass Kobe Bryant for third on the NBA's all-time scoring list. For Bryant, it will be something to celebrate.
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latimes.com
Kim Kardashian West explains her 'Justice Project,' law school: I'm not doing it for publicity
Kim Kardashian West is using her celebrity to shine a light on mass incarceration with documentary "Justice Project," and says it's not a stunt.       
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usatoday.com
Biden charges Sanders camp ‘doctored video’ to attack him
The video in question — of Biden’s 2018 remarks to the Brookings Institution think tank — was not doctored by Sanders.
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politico.com
Are we really listening to what MLK had to say?
Peniel Joseph writes that this Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, in an election year that is also the 55th anniversary of the passage of the Voting Rights Act, is a pivotal moment to question whether we are truly heeding MLK's legacy to create the future he envisioned.
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The Post answers all your questions about Meghan and Harry’s life after Megxit
Confused about Queen Elizabeth's Megxit deal? The Post answers your burning questions.
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House impeachment managers file case brief against Trump ahead of Senate trial
House impeachment managers filed a brief on Saturday outlining their formal case against President Donald Trump, as the Senate trial continues next week.
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Watch--Pro-Abortion Activists Attempt to Silence Pro-Life Activists at Women's March
Women's March attendees clashed with pro-life activists during Saturday's march in Washington, D.C, attempting to silence the latter.
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breitbart.com
Text messages point to Rep. Devin Nunes in Ukraine scheme at heart of Trump impeachment
Messages released this week indicate Rep. Devin Nunes' office was aware of efforts to gather dirt on Joe Biden in Ukraine, an issue at the heart of the impeachment of President Trump.
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latimes.com
Colombiana Sabina Mazo arrebata triunfo en velada de McGregor vs. Cerrone
La joven colombiana Sabina Mazo (8-1) venció por decisión dividida a la estadounidense JJ Aldrich (8-4) el sábado por la tarde en Las Vegas, Nevada.
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latimes.com
Carranza slams ‘grandstanding’ at meeting, further infuriating Queens parents
Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza, already under fire for walking out on 500 people protesting unsafe schools at a Queens education council meeting, is now being blasted for saying the concerned parents were “grandstanding.” “I feel that he is not a human — that he has no feelings,” Katty Sterling, who was confronting the educrat at...
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Homeless deaths spike amid all-time high in population under Mayor de Blasio
More homeless New Yorkers died last year than in any other in the past decade -- despite promises by Mayor Bill de Blasio to make their lives better.
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