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Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

10 seconds ago   |   WTAE

Doris "Dorie" Miller is a decorated African American World War II veteran who defended Pearl Harbor during the 1941 attack on the Hawaiian naval base.
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Iran officials not sending downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine, aims to examine it themselves

16 minutes ago   |   National Post

DUBAI - Iran said on Sunday it was trying to analyze the black boxes of a Ukrainian airliner that its military shot down this month, denying a report that a decision had been...
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Mysterious coronavirus cases surge in China as virus spreads

18 minutes ago   |   NBC News

The World Health Organization has warned the virus is a new strain that had not been previously identified in humans.
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Here's what the Grammys looked like 30 years ago

Here's what the Grammys looked like 30 years ago

24 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

In 1990, the Grammys' red carpet was a far more casual affair than it is today, but stars including Gloria Estefan and Paula Abdul brought some sparkle. John Stamos and Paula...
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Davos says it is focusing on the climate crisis, but its billionaires and world leaders are still arriving on private jets

Davos says it is focusing on the climate crisis, but its billionaires and world leaders are still arriving on private jets

24 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The World Economic Forum made the idea of a sustainable world the key theme for this year's event Davos, Switzerland. But the financial, political, and celebrity elites that...
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WWE Is Planning A Big World Title Push For A Fast-Rising Star

24 minutes ago   |   Forbes

WWE is reportedly igniting a massive push for a Raw star that could include a world title run.
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‘Highly dangerous people': Brazilian cartel uses tunnel to free 75 prisoners from Paraguay prison

29 minutes ago   |   National Post

In a feat reminiscent of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, at least 75 members of one of South America's most notorious criminal gangs launched a spectacular jail break in Paraguay.
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Elliot Benchetrit scolded for asking ball girl to peel banana at Australian Open

Elliot Benchetrit scolded for asking ball girl to peel banana at Australian Open

38 minutes ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

A French tennis player was told off by an umpire after asking a ballgirl to peel a banana during an Australian Open qualifying match. Elliot Benchetrit, ranked No. 229 in the...
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A Surge of New Plastic Is About to Hit the Planet

40 minutes ago   |   Wired

A world awash in plastic will soon get slammed by more, as major oil companies ramp up their production.
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Samsung appointed a new mobile boss as it faces 'peak smartphone' and competition from all sides

Samsung appointed a new mobile boss as it faces 'peak smartphone' and competition from all sides

42 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Samsung has appointed a new smartphone chief, Roh Tae-moon. Roh, who's been at Samsung since the late 1990s, previously served as head of research for the firm's mobile...
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Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix holiday

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix holiday

The nation is marking the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. with tributes Monday recalling his past struggles for racial equality, observing the federal holiday named... Read more ...

Baby stroller sold at Target and Amazon recalled because of possible fall hazard

Baby stroller sold at Target and Amazon recalled because of possible fall hazard

The strollers were manufactured in China and sold at Target and Amazon between October and November of 2019. Read more ...

At least 2 killed and 15 injured in a shooting outside a nightclub in Kansas...

At least 2 killed and 15 injured in a shooting outside a nightclub in Kansas City, Missouri

Shots were fired outside a nightclub in Kansas City, Missouri, leaving two dead and up to 15 wounded, local media reported, citing police. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Read more ...

Police: 2 dead, 5 injured after shooting in San Antonio club

Police: 2 dead, 5 injured after shooting in San Antonio club

Police said an argument broke out inside a club between a group of individuals, and one person pulled out a gun and started shooting. Read more ...

Singer-songwriter David Olney dies during performance at 71

Singer-songwriter David Olney dies during performance at 71

Olney died of an apparent heart attack while performing in Florida, according to a statement on his website. Read more ...

Kansas City Chiefs To Play San Francisco 49ers In Super Bowl LIV

Kansas City Chiefs To Play San Francisco 49ers In Super Bowl LIV

The Chiefs beat the Tennessee Titans 35-24 in the AFC Championship on Sunday. The 49ers followed with an NFC victory over the Green Bay Packers, 37-20. The Chiefs and 49ers... Read more ...

Two killed, more than a dozen wounded in shooting outside Kansas City bar

Two killed, more than a dozen wounded in shooting outside Kansas City bar

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police in Kansas City, Missouri, say at least two people are dead and 15 people were reportedly injured in a shooting outside a bar. The shooting took place... Read more ...

Kansas City Chiefs advance to their first Super Bowl in 50 years

Kansas City Chiefs advance to their first Super Bowl in 50 years

The Kansas City Chiefs made their first Super Bowl in a half-century by beating the Tennessee Titans 35-24 Sunday for the AFC championship. Read more ...

Double endorsement: NYT editorial board supports Klobuchar and Warren

Double endorsement: NYT editorial board supports Klobuchar and Warren

The New York Times editorial board on Sunday endorsed Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, a potentially meaningful boost... Read more ...

Jennifer Aniston reacts to Brad Pitt watching her SAG Awards speech

Jennifer Aniston reacts to Brad Pitt watching her SAG Awards speech

“We've all grown up together, we really have," she said. Read more ...