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What Mariano Rivera was like behind the scenes

Standing inside London’s Finsbury Park in late June, Mariano Rivera was asked to describe his Hall of Fame career in one word. As he surveyed a group of youth who had finished learning from Rivera and other Yankee greats at a clinic, Rivera simply said, “Amazing.’’ Quick. Accurate. Just like how he worked the ninth...
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US youngster Tyler Adams helps fire RB Leipzig into the Champions League semifinals
American youngster Tyler Adams scored a late winner to fire RB Leipzig past Atletico Madrid and into the Champions League semifinals on Thursday.
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Hillary Clinton says if Trump loses, he won't go 'silently into the night'
2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said Thursday that if President Donald Trump loses the presidential election this fall, she believes he won't go "silently into the night."
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Hillary Clinton suggests she's willing to serve in Biden administration: 'I'm ready to help any way I can'
Hillary Clinton was asked if she would accept a job in the Biden administration. 
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Trump says spike in crime, high taxes could help him win New York in 2020 election
President Trump said during an exclusive Oval Office interview on Thursday that his election campaign is “putting New York in play” against Democrat Joe Biden in the 2020 election. Trump told The Post that he believes a spike in violent crime and high taxes can help him win his home state in an upset against...
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Oprah puts more than 300 lots of items up for auction
Oprah Winfrey launches an auction to sell more than 300 lots of furnishings, artwork and memorabilia. Proceeds will go to help students from Winfrey's school in South Africa. Jeff Glor reports.
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Islanders prepared to handle any Capitals backlash for Anders Lee hit
The Capitals are surely still thinking about Islanders captain Anders Lee and his hit on Nicklas Backstrom that knocked the Capitals star center out of the rest of Game 1, and officially out of Game 2 as well. Less than three minutes into the Islanders’ eventual 4-2 win in Game 1 Wednesday, Lee laid a...
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Trump Denies Postal Service Threats, Says Democrats Can Negotiate Funding
President Donald Trump has walked back remarks that were taken as a threat of intentionally sabotaging postal operations to his political advantage this fall.
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Miley Cyrus reveals she lost her virginity to Liam Hemsworth at 16
"I didn't go all the way with a dude until I was 16, but I ended up marrying the guy."
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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend expecting third child
Things are going to get even more "Wild" in Chrissy Teigen and John Legend's home.
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Former George W. Bush administration official warns America is 'in the middle of a 70s style urban crisis'
"America is now in the middle of a 70s style urban crisis whose root is a well-founded fear of violent crime and social collapse in the midst of a pandemic," former George W. Bush administration official Michael Doran pronounced on Twitter Thursday.
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The Fast Draw: A Tale of Two Cities
At first glance, many cities appear to be big, sprawling, spread-out affairs that take on lives of their own. But one scientist believes that, while urban areas might be chaotic, they are controlled chaos -- and he offers a formula for getting the most out of your city, whether it's Barcelona, Beijing or Boston. Josh Landis and Mitch Butler of The Fast Draw report, in a story produced with the National Science Foundation.
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Trump blasts Biden’s call for a nationwide mask-wearing order
Trump said Biden's call for the mandate showed an "appalling lack of respect" for the American people.
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After allegations, Bryan Callen asks fans to pay for new podcast on Patreon
No longer a cohost on his podcast "The Fighter & the Kid," Bryan Callen is taking his voice to Patreon amid sexual misconduct allegations.
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Gay baker honors cake request with homophobic message, was worried about potential lawsuit
An openly gay baker in Michigan is speaking out after she received a request for a custom cake with a homophobic message.
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Biden-Harris is a stinker and other commentary
Campaign watch: Biden-Harris Is a Stinker Any presidential running mate “should first and foremost ‘do no harm,’ ” Republican consultant Bradley A. Blakeman observes at FoxNews.com, yet Joe Biden’s pick, Kamala Harris, “will harm both” Biden’s election odds and “his chances of successfully governing” if elected. “She has zero foreign-policy experience and no economic gravitas,” for...
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Texas voters reject $69.5M high school stadium plan
Voters in Katy, Texas, voted against a bond package that would've approved the building of the most expensive high school football stadium ever built. Gayle King reports.
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U.S. to sell first new Treasury security in 17 years
The Treasury Department says next year it will begin selling U.S. government securities - the first new Treasury security in 17 years. Alison Harmelin reports on all of the day's top financial headlines.
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Wildlife officers search for elk with tire around its neck
Colorado Parks and Wildlife tweeted a video of the unfortunate bull elk this week that had been recorded by a trail camera.
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A stash of beer and gum that dates back to the 1980s was discovered hidden behind the shelves of a Washington library
It was a real whodunit when a stash of beer and gum from the 1980s was discovered behind the walls of the Mystery section at a Washington library.
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This is Joe Biden's secret weapon
Joe Biden is not Donald Trump. Like, literally. The former vice president and the current President are two entirely different human beings! Which, it turns out, appears to be Biden's greatest advantage in the 2020 presidential race.
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Chrissy Teigen, John Legend expecting their third child
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are adding to their family.
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Michael Cohen previews tell-all Trump book, alleges Russia collusion, other sordid scandals
Michael Cohen has released the foreword of his tell-all memoir about Donald Trump, in which he alleges Russia collusion and other sordid scandals.        
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Trump says Kamala Harris is ‘a bad version’ of Hillary Clinton
WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday compared Sen. Kamala Harris to his 2016 opponent Hillary Clinton — brutally describing her as a shallow opportunist who stands for nothing during an interview with The Post in the Oval Office. The president also tore apart Harris’ polarizing criminal justice record, accusing Joe Biden’s new running mate of...
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Heather Graham, 50, zens out at the beach during 'this crazy year'
'Hope everyone is safe and healthy,' she wrote.
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Through violence, the pandemic, and the fight against injustice, the 'Peace House' is providing comfort and resources for its Chicago community
Since 2013, CNN Hero Robbin Carroll's non-profit, I Grow Chicago, has been working with residents of the city's vulnerable West Englewood neighborhood to improve their lives, lift up their community and find healing. Now, in the wake of Covid-19, their efforts are more crucial than ever.
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Watch this 'Vertigo'-inspired dance film that's a love letter to San Francisco
Directed by L.A. Dance Project's Benjamin Millepied, the film has members of San Francisco Ballet dancing in some of the city's beloved locations.
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Trump administration seizes four Iranian fuel ships violating sanctions
The Trump administration has reportedly confiscated four Iranian cargo ships believed to be carrying fuel in violation of US sanctions. The US seized the four ships without using military force in recent days as tensions have risen between the White House and Tehran, the Wall Street Journal reported. The vessels — named the Bering, Bella,...
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Opinion: Before proposing a new wealth tax, maybe California should actually try studying it first
With less than three weeks left in this year's legislative session, a powerful union and some Democratic allies try to push through a novel tax on wealth that would apply even to some nonresidents. What could possibly go wrong?
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Prosecutors say 30 women have come forward with groping accusations against Cuba Gooding Jr.
Manhattan prosecutors in Cuba Gooding Jr.'s groping case said in court Thursday that more women have come forward with accusations of unwanted touching by the Oscar-winning actor, bringing the total number of women to come forward to 30.
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The President's quest for 'perfect' hair starts with the shower
Last week, the President of the United States again lamented one of his most commonly referenced beefs.
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Vox says Biden is 'moving left' with Harris on ticket despite media calling her 'moderate'
Vox appears to be parting with the mainstream media's growing push to portray Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., as a "moderate" in a new piece arguing Joe Biden is "moving left" with her on the ticket. 
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Pence Calls Recent U.S. Violence a 'Preview of Joe Biden's Agenda'
"The truth is these efforts of blaming law enforcement for violence in our streets, blaming law enforcement for unrest across America, have got to end," Vice President Mike Pence said.
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Republican convention theme revealed: ‘Honoring the Great American Story’
The Trump campaign on Thursday afternoon  had back to back phone calls with Republican members of Congress, previewing the themes for the 2020 Republican National Convention, Fox News has learned. 
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Joanna Gaines announces new showroom opening in Magnolia Market
On Thursday, the Magnolia brand released a behind-the-scenes video about the making of Magnolia House.
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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend reveal they are expecting baby No. 3 in 'Wild' music video
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend first met on set of a music video in 2006, so it's only fitting they announced their baby news by way of another one.        
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All-female Hasidic ambulance corps gets green light after years-long battle
New York State health officials approved a license for an all-female Hasidic ambulance company to provide emergency medical service in orthodox Jewish section of Brooklyn. The application by members of Ezras Nashim had been opposed by the rival, all-male Hatzolah ambulance and many rabbis. But the New York State Emergency Medical Services Council on Thursday...
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Bret Baier calls Israel-UAE peace deal a 'tectonic shift' in how 'the Middle East operates'
The agreement normalizing relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, partially brokered by the Trump administration, marks a "tectonic shift in the way the Middle East operates," "Special Report" anchor Bret Baier said Thursday.
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White House touts Mideast deal as talks stall on COVID-19 relief bill
President Trump announced a peace deal between Israel and the United Arab Emirates on Thursday. He continues pushing to reopen schools this fall, while Joe Biden calls for a nationwide mask mandate. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns and NPR White House correspondent Tamara Keith joined CBSN with the latest news from the White House.
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Chris Harrison will miss ‘Bachelorette’ taping for 2 weeks to quarantine
Season 12 contestant JoJo Fletcher, 29, will step in to help.
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Fans boo, chant 'USA' when Nashville SC, FC Dallas players kneel during national anthem
Reggie Cannon called fans' booing "disgusting" and "disgraceful" as FC Dallas and Nashville SC players knelt in peaceful protest during the anthem.        
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Trump's Executive Orders on Payroll Taxes and Unemployment Benefits Are Very Popular
Hispanic and middle-income Americans are the strongest supports of Trump's executive actions.
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Fortnite maker sues Apple after being booted from App store
Video game giant accuses Apple of "seeking to control markets, block competition and stifle innovation."
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Murder charge announced in killing of 4-year-old LeGend Taliferro
A Kansas prosecutor has announced charges in the killing of 4-year-old LeGend Taliferro, whose death led to the establishment of the Department of Justice’s Operation Legend. Ryson Ellis, 22, faces felony charges of second-degree murder, unlawful use of a weapon and two counts of armed criminal action, Jackson County prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced Thursday...
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Trump hits back at Biden after call for national mask mandate: ‘Stop playing politics with the virus’
President Trump accused presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden of attempting “to politicize a pandemic” following his call Thursday for a nationwide mask mandate to slow the spread of coronavirus.
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California to end eviction protections next month unless lawmakers extend them
California will resume eviction and foreclosure proceedings on Sept. 1 unless the state Legislature takes action after the court system's rule-making body on Thursday voted to end temporary statewide protections for people who lost their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic.
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DOJ accuses Yale of discriminating against Asian, White applicants
Yale denied the allegation, calling it "meritless" and "hasty."
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Kamala Harris helps 're-imagine' Black women roles
Soyica Colbert, a Georgetown University vice dean, says Harris' nomination challenges negative notions that Black women can't lead. (August 13)       
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Pinterest workers plan walk out to demand end to workplace racial, gender discrimination
Continuing a reckoning sparked by two Black employees who accused the company of racial bias, Pinterest employees plan to walk out Friday i protest.      
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