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Stolen car once owned by Rita Hayworth returned to owner
A World War II veteran had his car returned to him after the vehicle, which once belonged to Rita Hayworth, was stolen, police said on Twitter. Curly Bunfill, who earned three Purple Heart medals, got the Cadillac back on Monday after Sacramento police nabbed the thief, Sacramento County Main Jail records show. James William King,...
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Grammys employee slams ousted CEO's claims, calls them 'regrettable', 'inexcusable'
Grammys CEO Deborah Dugan's executive assistant has bashed her former boss' claims that former CEO Neil Portnow sexually assaulted a female recording artist.
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Blind sled dog to race in Beargrease 120
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5-year-old's bday wish inspires donations
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Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore prolongs hiatus in push for criminal justice reform
Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore will sit out a second straight WNBA season to continue her push for criminal justice reform.
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Review: An over-the-top Nicolas Cage wigs out in H.P. Lovecraft's 'Color Out of Space'
"Color Out of Space" stars Nicolas Cage in an H.P. Lovecraft adaptation about a family battling an alien organism after a meteorite crash-lands on their farm.
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Senate Republicans slam Democrats’ impeachment case as nothing new
Trump’s defense team also sounded confident on Wednesday that Trump would win acquittal at the earliest stages of the process.
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Red Cross Accused of Withholding Millions of Dollars in Donations Meant for Australian Bushfires
The Australian Red Cross strongly denies that they are withholding funds to fund future disaster relief.
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Donna Brazile predicts Michael Bloomberg 'is going to have an impact' on the 2020 Democratic race
Former interim Democratic National Committee (DNC) chairwoman Donna Brazile urged 2020 Democrats to unite if they want a chance at defeating President Trump in November.
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Wuhan residents told not to leave as officials announce all outbound travel will be shut down
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'Attack their own jury': GOP says Nadler may have alienated senators during impeachment trial
Republicans attacked Rep. Jerry Nadler on Wednesday, saying his remarks likely turned off key moderate Republicans.        
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U.S. Plan Would Ban All Service Animals From Planes Except Dogs
The Department of Transportation is proposing new rules that would make it harder to fly with an emotional support animal.
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Markazi: Gary Payton explains why LeBron won't top Kareem, and why Clippers have edge over Lakers
Gary Payton opines on LeBron James' staggering assist totals and scoring limits, why the Clippers will beat the Lakers, and regrets over his one season in L.A.
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Sundance Film Festival’s influence, cash flow on the wane, insiders say
One Sundance regular complained the whole thing’s become “too C-list.”
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Junior Dos Santos still thinks another UFC title reign is in the cards
A bummer of an end to 2019 hasn't put a damper on Junior Dos Santos' spirits or his goals for 2020.        Related StoriesCurtis Blaydes plans to add Junior Dos Santos to resume of legends at UFC on ESPN+ 24Back from pregnancy hiatus, UFC on ESPN+ 24's Sara McMann won't repeat past mistakesManager doesn't condone Mike Perry's slang use of the N-word but understands where it comes from 
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Adam Schiff Cites Washington Post Editorial Against Trump in Senate Trial
Lead House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) used an opinion article by the editorial board of the Washington Post in an attempt to prove the facts of his case against President Donald Trump in opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial Wednesday evening.
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Joe Biden says he won't testify in impeachment trial in exchange for Republican witnesses
Former Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday that he would not make a deal where he would testify at the impeachment trial in exchange for the testimonies of former and current top Trump officials.
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Why Eli Manning belongs in Hall of Fame no matter what
Next stop Canton. That’s where Eli Manning deserves to be. That’s where he will be. If not on his first ballot. Then very soon after. It’s a no-brainer. On Friday, Manning will officially announce he is retiring from the NFL after 16 seasons all spent with the Giants, offering an appropriate ending to a career...
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Small plane crashes in Calif., 4 reported dead
Authorities say four people were killed Wednesday in the crash of a small airplane at a Southern California airfield. Firefighters found the plane burning in brush on the east side of the airport, not far from one end of the runway. (Jan. 22)       
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Mollie Hemingway: Biden wants no part of impeachment trial witness exchange because 'he's implicated'
The Federalist senior editor Millie Hemingway reacted Wednesday to former Vice President Joe Biden saying he wanted "no part" of a possible witness deal between Trump's legal team and Democrats during the Senate impeachment trial.
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Biden and Sanders appear to reignite feud with new campaign videos
Former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Bernie Sanders appeared to reignite a feud between their campaigns with new videos released Tuesday. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns discusses the latest from the campaign trail.
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Surgical gown shortage delays surgeries across the US
Cardinal Health, a large manufacturer of surgical gowns, told customers to stop using its Level 3 surgical gowns. The gown shortage is affecting the whole country and postponing surgeries.
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Matt Gaetz sees 'brush back' in being kept off Trump's defense team
The firebrand Trump ally thinks he may have been snubbed by a White House official for voting to rein in the president's war powers.
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Trump to attend anti-abortion March for Life in a presidential first
President Donald Trump will attend Friday's March for Life, an annual anti-abortion event in Washington, he announced on Twitter.
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Seattle shooting leaves 'multiple' victims, suspect on the loose, reports say
Seattle police officers are searching for a suspected gunman who fled a shooting Wednesday involving multiple victims, the department said.
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Multiple people shot in downtown Seattle: Police
Police said multiple people were shot blocks from the Pike Fish Market.
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Meet the woman who brings thousands together to count L.A.'s homeless population
For 15 years, Clementina Verjan has run the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority's annual point-in-time count.
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Trump Versus George Washington
What would the founders have thought of this guy?
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Madonna’s ‘Madame X’ tour limps on through cancellations
It's the third cancellation in two months.
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We watched 400+ minutes of the trial so you could watch 2
Each side has 24 hours over three days to make their opening arguments in the impeachment trial. House manager Adam Schiff said the facts against President Trump are "damning."
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Trey Gowdy: Schiff had three months to build case against Trump but wants Senate to do it instead
Former House Oversight Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., said Wednesday that House Oversight Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., is trying to force the U.S. Senate to make the impeachment case he failed to build in the House.
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Christie Brinkley says her 'DWTS' injury isn't healing 'fast enough,' needs more treatment
A winner has been crowned in the ballroom, but the injury that forced Christie Brinkley to sit out of "Dancing with the Stars" still lingers.        
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Jumaane Williams has plans to hold terrible landlords more accountable
Public Advocate Jumaane Williams vowed Wednesday to hold the city’s worst private landlords more accountable, saying he’ll soon be introducing legislation that would strengthen regulations and subject top offenders to heftier fines. “It’s critical that our city limit self-certification” by landlords seeking to legally bypass Department of Buildings project reviews, “increase penalties for failing to make...
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Got Impeachment Trial Milk? These Senators Do
The Senate's strict rules allow the following on the chamber's floor during the impeachment trial: water, candy and ... milk. The presence of milk during the trial become a hot topic on social media.
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Why wait on the NCAA to change? Meet the first company to link college athletes with sponsorships
StudentPlayer.com is a website that employs crowdfunding techniques to connect college athletes with sponsorship opportunities available at schools.
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How Compton's Roddy Ricch became 2020's newest star, with help from some squeaks
Thanks to a meme-friendly hook on his song "The Box" and a subsequent flood of TikTok videos, Roddy Ricch rolls into the Grammys as hip-hop's breakout star.
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Andrew Cuomo’s cure for New York’s Medicaid mess: Blame everyone else
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s response to the Empire State’s big Medicaid deficit, as laid out in his budget presentation on Tuesday, was a disappointing mix of delay, deflection and delegation. In an especially concerning development, Cuomo’s budget director, Robert Mujica, left the door open to hiking taxes on health insurance as a way to close the...
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FedEx text scam alert: Don't fall for delivery notifications texts claiming to be from FedEx
Got a text from FedEx? It might be a fraud attempt, FedEx and law enforcement warn. Here's what you need to know about the latest scam.      
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Tulsi Gabbard says she’s holding Hillary Clinton ‘accountable’ with lawsuit
Democratic presidential hopeful Tulsi Gabbard said Wednesday she filed her $50 million defamation lawsuit against Hillary Clinton to hold the former secretary of state “accountable” for her alleged smears. Clinton, 72, has refused to walk back comments she made during an Oct. 17 appearance on a podcast, in which she referred to Gabbard as a...
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Senate Republicans need to end this trial before Donald Trump confesses
The President's bursts of honesty have previously torpedoed his own interests. After he fired FBI Chief James Comey, he told NBC that he did it because of the Russia investigation, opening himself to accusations of obstructing justice. Accused of asking Ukraine to probe Joe Biden, he went onto the White House lawn and asked China to do the same thing.
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Utah teen charged as adult in murders of 4 family members at home
A Utah teen accused of fatally shooting his mother and three siblings last week was charged Wednesday in their murder, according to reports.
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Este pub de cerveza artesanal prospera gracias a su ingrediente secreto: trabajadores con discapacidades
Los camareros tienen autismo, síndrome de Down y parálisis cerebral. Algunos son ciegos, sordos o tienen lesiones cerebrales traumáticas
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Former Grammys CEO Neil Portnow responds to ousted head Deborah Dugan’s accusations
Portnow called Dugan's claims "inaccurate, false and outrageous and terribly hurtful."
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Trump says injuries suffered by U.S. service members in Iran strike are "not very serious injuries"
In the answer to a question from CBS News' Weijia Jiang, President Trump said U.S. service members who were injured in a strike from Iran "had headaches and a couple of other things." CBSN contributor and Associated Press White House reporter Zeke Miller joins CBSN to discuss.
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Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes honorary K-9 for a day in Washington state
A terminally ill dog named Eddie fulfilled part of his bucket list Monday when he was named an honorary police K-9 for a Washington police department. 
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New Jersey Mandates Severance Pay For Workers Facing Mass Layoffs
"Workers' performance and workers' dedication to the company were secondary. Now, they'll be moved more to the forefront," state Sen. Joe Cryan, a co-sponsor of the bill, said.
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More impeachment trial scenes the Senate TV cameras won't show
Press access to the Senate chamber for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump remains severely restricted, and the only television coverage is through cameras controlled by the Senate itself.
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Why ‘taxing’ successful PTAs is a rotten idea
These days, the only education reform gaining momentum is New York City’s efforts to gut the pieces of the school system that produce brilliant results. The latest target in reformers’ sights is parent fundraising, specifically the gulf between cash-poor parent associations and the handful of public schools with parents skilled at bringing in big bucks....
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