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Meet this year's 32 genius American Rhodes scholars - including a record-setting 21 women

Meet this year's 32 genius American Rhodes scholars - including a record-setting 21 women

48 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Thirty-two American students have been offered the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University in the fall of 2019. This year's group includes 21 women, which...
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Police investigating KKK flyers found on Ellicott City roadside

50 minutes ago   |   Baltimore Sun

A few dozen flyers targeting immigrants and Jews and advocating membership in the Ku Klux Klan were found scattered in the area of Ellicott City's Main Street Saturday night...
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Man apologizes for shouting ‘Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!' at Baltimore show

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Watch Video BALTIMORE - A man who yelled “Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!” at a theater performance of “Fiddler on the Roof” in Baltimore says he's sorry for the outburst. The...
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A life of spying puts Iraqi double agent in a Canadian conundrum: his cloak-and-dagger means he can neither stay nor be deported

3 hours ago   |   National Post

A man who led an eccentric life of spying and espionage, skulking in the shadows as an agent and then a double agent for both Saddam Hussein and Israel's Mossad, has been given...
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Steve Carrell played Amazon's Jeff Bezos on 'SNL' and promised that he wasn't trolling Trump with HQ2

Steve Carrell played Amazon's Jeff Bezos on 'SNL' and promised that he wasn't trolling Trump with HQ2

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Steve Carrell dressed up as Amazon's Jeff Bezos to mock Trump during a sketch on "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. Carrell's Bezos explains the thought process behind...
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Latest US Rhodes scholar class includes more women than ever

9 hours ago   |   National Post

The latest group of U.S. Rhodes scholars includes 21 women, the most ever in a single Rhodes class, and almost half of the 32 winners are immigrants or first-generation...
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Political leaders miss real lessons of election

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - People always learn the wrong lessons from elections. Most people think the election results just prove what they already believed. The smarter people in...
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Trump administration says giving confidential Census information to ICE is open to ‘debate'

Trump administration says giving confidential Census information to ICE is open to ‘debate'

10 hours ago   |   Think Progress

Fears over President Donald Trump's push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census appeared to be realized in an email from his administration that surfaced on...
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Children of migrants living in U.S. pushing up American asylum-seeker numbers

21 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - As Canada grapples with an influx of irregular asylum seekers, statistics show a growing number of people seeking refugee protection in Canada are Americans. In 2017...
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Refugees celebrate first Thanksgiving in Chicago

21 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Many refugees will celebrate their first Thanksgiving in the United States this year. Dozens gathered in Uptown on Saturday to experience the tradition, courtesy of...
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Florida Democrat Bill Nelson ends US Senate reelection bid, concedes to Gov...

Florida Democrat Bill Nelson ends US Senate reelection bid, concedes to Gov. Rick Scott

Florida Senator Bill Nelson ended his reelection bid, the New York Times reported Sunday, conceding the race to his Republican rival Governor Rick Scott. The Nelson-Scott... Read more ...

Searchers in California fires step up efforts ahead of rain

Searchers in California fires step up efforts ahead of rain

Searchers combing a Northern California town leveled by a deadly wildfire stepped up their efforts ahead of rains forecast later this week in the fire zone where 76 bodies have... Read more ...

NFL scores: Week 11 live updates, highlights

NFL scores: Week 11 live updates, highlights

Week 11 of the 2018 NFL season continues Sunday with another full slate of games. Follow along for scores and stats from around the NFL, plus highlights and notable injury updates. Read more ...

Alex Smith suffered a gruesome injury that reminded many of Joe Theisman's...

Alex Smith suffered a gruesome injury that reminded many of Joe Theisman's infamous broken leg

Alex Smith suffered a gruesome leg injury in the third quarter of the Redskins game against the Texans. The injury immediately brought up memories of Joe Thiesman's infamous... Read more ...

Kanye West donates $150,000 for security guard killed by officer in Chicago

Kanye West donates $150,000 for security guard killed by officer in Chicago

Rapper Kanye West donated $150,000 to a memorial fundraising site for a security guard shot by an officer in his hometown of Chicago. Read more ...

Michael Bloomberg donates $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

Michael Bloomberg donates $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

Michael Bloomberg is donating $1.8 billion to Johns Hopkins University for financial aid for low- and middle-income students. Read more ...

Report: Cleveland Browns interested in Condoleeza Rice for head coaching job

Report: Cleveland Browns interested in Condoleeza Rice for head coaching job

According to a report from ESPN's Adam Schefter, a league source says the Browns want to talk with Rice about their coaching vacancy. Read more ...

Condoleezza Rice responds to being linked to Browns coaching job

Condoleezza Rice responds to being linked to Browns coaching job

CLEVELAND - The Browns' coaching search isn't quite ready to cross gender or diplomatic lines. After ESPN, citing an anonymous league source, reported the team would like to... Read more ...

Republican Rick Scott Wins Florida Senate Race

Republican Rick Scott Wins Florida Senate Race

Ultimately, even a hand recount didn't shift the final margin of the race too much. Scott's win means Republicans have picked up two Senate seats even as the GOP lost... Read more ...

Ravens win in rookie QB Lamar Jackson's first start

Ravens win in rookie QB Lamar Jackson's first start

The Baltimore Ravens beat the Cincinnati Bengals as rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson gets his first start. Read more ...