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Bobcat Fire: Containment of 114K-acre blaze increases to 63%; 138 buildings destroyed

20 minutes ago   |   ABC

Firefighters worked to increase containment Saturday from 55% to 63% for the 114,082-acre Bobcat Fire in the Angeles National Forest.
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Early Covid Treatments Could Be ‘Bridge' to Vaccine, Fauci Says

58 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Monoclonal antibodies that stop the coronavirus from spreading in the body are among promising strategies for averting severe illness from Covid-19 before vaccines arrive, said...
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After Layoffs Hit Hospitality Industry, Pandemic Threatens Longterm Job Security

1 hour ago   |   NPR

Experts say the hotel industry may not return to pre-pandemic levels until 2023. Laid-off hospitality workers are bearing the brunt of this long downturn.
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Mushrooms from Southern California company linked to salmonella outbreaks in 10 states

2 hours ago   |   ABC

DRIED MUSHROOM RECALL: Some of those who got sick ate at restaurants serving ramen in three states, officials said.
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Perry's double OT winner keeps Stars Cup hopes alive

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

Corey Perry scored the double-overtime winner as the Dallas Stars beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Saturday to keep their National Hockey League Stanley Cup hopes alive and...
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White Sox reliever Cordero suspended 3 games for hitting Contreras

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

MLB suspended White Sox reliever Jimmy Cordero for three games and fined him an undisclosed amount for hitting the Cubs' Willson Contreras with a pitch.
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Hunter Pence announces retirement after 14 years

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Four-time All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence announced his retirement following 14 major league seasons.
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Nationals GM Rizzo won't reveal length of Martinez's new contract

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Dave Martinez spoke about managing the Nationals for "many years" over the "long term" and for "quite some time," thanks to his contract extension.
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Amy Coney Barrett becomes 1st Notre Dame grad, faculty member to be nominated for Supreme Court

2 hours ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

Amy Coney Barrett is the first University of Notre Dame graduate and faculty member to be nominated to serve on the nation's highest court.
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Hong Kongers Seek U.K. BNO Passports in Record Numbers: SCMP

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Hong Kong residents renewed or applied for British National passports in record numbers last year as anti-government protests erupted in the city, according to the South China...
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Trump picks conservative Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Trump picks conservative Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

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Falcons top pick Terrell placed on COVID-19 reserve list

Falcons top pick Terrell placed on COVID-19 reserve list

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons placed first-round pick A.J. Terrell on the COVID-19 reserve list on Saturday, dealing another blow to the winless team's secondary... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump reveals his Supreme Court nominee

LIVE: President Trump reveals his Supreme Court nominee

President Donald Trump is announcing his pick to fill the seat previously held by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Read more ...

UFC 253 results: Israel Adesanya mauls Paulo Costa, retains middleweight title

UFC 253 results: Israel Adesanya mauls Paulo Costa, retains middleweight title

Not all undefeated records are created the same. Israel Adesanya reminded us of this Saturday night when he disposed off Paulo Costa in a battle of the unbeatens in the main... Read more ...

Brace for a bitter debate on America's religious freedom in Senate: Goodwin

Brace for a bitter debate on America's religious freedom in Senate: Goodwin

If Amy Coney Barrett is confirmed for the Supreme Court, the credit will go to President Trump for nominating her and the GOP Senate for producing the votes. But Barrett will... Read more ...

Fourth grader suspended for having a BB gun in his bedroom during virtual...

Fourth grader suspended for having a BB gun in his bedroom during virtual learning

A 9-year-old Louisiana student was suspended after a teacher reported seeing a gun in the boy's bedroom during a virtual class, which turned out to be a BB gun. Read more ...

The UK pledged more than $700 million to ensure a COVID-19 vaccine is...

The UK pledged more than $700 million to ensure a COVID-19 vaccine is distributed fairly across the world

Summary List Placement British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the UK would pledge £571 million to ensure the COVID-19 vaccine would get distributed to the world's poorest... Read more ...

Dominick Reyes after UFC 253 loss to Jan Blachowicz: 'Nothing left to do but...

Dominick Reyes after UFC 253 loss to Jan Blachowicz: 'Nothing left to do but get back up'

Dominick Reyes entered UFC 253 with a single loss and exited with two. In the vacant UFC light heavyweight title fight, which served as the pay-per-view's co-main event, Reyes... Read more ...

LeBron James dominates as Lakers drop Nuggets to reach NBA Finals

LeBron James dominates as Lakers drop Nuggets to reach NBA Finals

ORLANDO, Fla. - LeBron James is going to a 10th NBA Finals - and for the first time in a decade, so are the Los Angeles Lakers. James punctuated his 27th postseason... Read more ...

Who to start in fantasy football: Week 3 rankings, start sit advice for PPR...

Who to start in fantasy football: Week 3 rankings, start sit advice for PPR, Standard, Superflex scoring

It's Week 3, and your fantasy start 'em, sit 'em decisions are coming down to the wire. We've compiled all of our Week 3 rankings for PPR, standard, and superflex leagues in... Read more ...