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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 20-26

1 day ago   |   National Post

Jan. 20: Comedian Arte Johnson is 90. Singer Eric Stewart is 74. Director David Lynch is 73. Drummer George Grantham of Poco is 72. Guitarist Paul Stanley of Kiss is 67...
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Republican Kemp to be sworn in as Georgia's 83rd governor

1 day ago   |   National Post

ATLANTA - As Republican Brian Kemp prepared to be sworn in as Georgia's 83rd governor on Monday, state Democrats showed they aren't ready to put the rancorous election behind...
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Abram's late FTs help Milwaukee pull away from Oakland 67-64

5 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

ROCHESTER, Mich. - DeAndre Abram scored 18 points that included two late free throws to help Milwaukee hold off Oakland for a 67-64 victory on Thursday night.
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Teacher charged with assault for dragging autistic boy pleads not guilty

Teacher charged with assault for dragging autistic boy pleads not guilty

6 days ago   |   New York Post

A special education teacher who was fired after being caught on video dragging an autistic boy through the halls of a school and charged with fourth-degree assault has entered...
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Teacher seen in video dragging student with autism pleads not guilty

6 days ago   |   NBC News

Teacher Trina Abrams was "removed" from Wurtland Elementary school in Greenup County following the incident.
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Teacher caught dragging autistic boy down hall is fired, charged with assault

Teacher caught dragging autistic boy down hall is fired, charged with assault

7 days ago   |   New York Post

A teacher was fired after being caught on video dragging a 9-year-old boy with autism up and down a hall at a Kentucky school - and now she's facing fourth-degree assault...
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‘We like how we live'

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Abram Kalka of Des Moines, Iowa, a 40-year-old business manager and father of two young kids, says Bay State Sen. Elizabeth Warren has little chance in winning the vote of his...
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Mudslide near White Rock, B.C., blocks Amtrak between Vancouver and Seattle

11 days ago   |   National Post

VANCOUVER - A mudslide near White Rock, B.C., has halted Amtrak's passenger train service between Vancouver and Seattle for two days. BNSF Railway spokesman Gus Melonas says...
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Cincinnati's penguins put on their first big parade of the season

Cincinnati's penguins put on their first big parade of the season

11 days ago   |   WLWT

Larry, Bibi, Martin Luther and Coretta Scott marched Friday, while Burger and Stacey decided to stay indoors.
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Changes may be ahead for criticized Georgia election system

14 days ago   |   Politico

ATLANTA - Georgia's outdated election system has drawn criticism from cybersecurity experts and voting integrity advocates, and now a commission tasked with examining potential...
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Teen dies after falling from Royal Caribbean cruise ship, landing on pier

Teen dies after falling from Royal Caribbean cruise ship, landing on pier

Officials say a teenager from the South Pacific died after falling from a cruise ship onto a pier in Haiti. Read more ...

Kirsten Gillibrand Launches 2020 Presidential Exploratory Committee

Kirsten Gillibrand Launches 2020 Presidential Exploratory Committee

The New York senator is the latest high-profile Democrat to confirm that she is seriously considering a bid to oust President Donald Trump. Read more ...

IRS recalling nearly 60 percent of its workforce to handle tax refunds...

IRS recalling nearly 60 percent of its workforce to handle tax refunds - without pay

The IRS is recalling 46,000 workers - nearly 60 percent of its workforce - from furlough to handle tax refunds without pay. Read more ...

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

A business owner posted on Facebook before the game that he would make the donation if the Syracuse Orange defeated No. 1-ranked Duke. Read more ...

Warriors score NBA record 51 points in first quarter vs. Nuggets

Warriors score NBA record 51 points in first quarter vs. Nuggets

The Warriors connected on 10 of their 14 3-pointers in the period, which was also a franchise record for a single quarter. Read more ...

Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series

Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series

A violent, interactive Netflix movie did not have permission to use the children's book publisher trademarked phrase "choose your own Adventure." Read more ...

Steven Spielberg casts unknown 17-year-old as Maria in 'West Side Story' remake

Steven Spielberg casts unknown 17-year-old as Maria in 'West Side Story' remake

Rachel Zegler recently went viral for some powerhouse vocals. Read more ...

Coast Guard receives $15 million donation for unpaid service members as...

Coast Guard receives $15 million donation for unpaid service members as shutdown continues

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard have not been paid during the government shutdown. Read more ...

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland arrested on child sex abuse charges

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland arrested on child sex abuse charges

John Wetteland, the former Yankees and Rangers closer, was arrested Monday on child sex abuse charges, the Dallas Morning News reported. The 52-year-old Wetteland is being... Read more ...

Judge Blocks White House From Adding Census Question

Judge Blocks White House From Adding Census Question

A federal judge in New York has barred the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census. US District Judge Jesse Furman said Tuesday that... Read more ...