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Pritzker names second Veterans Affairs director in 2 weeks

8 hours ago   |   WGN TV

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Gov. J.B. Pritzker has appointed a state lawmaker as director of the state's Veterans Affairs department after his first choice stepped down. The Democrat...
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What To Know About The Mueller Investigation Into Russian Election Interference

What To Know About The Mueller Investigation Into Russian Election Interference

9 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Here's where things stand with the special counsel's look into Trump and the Kremlin.
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Nigerians Wake Up on Day of Election, Find It Postponed

Nigerians Wake Up on Day of Election, Find It Postponed

9 hours ago   |   Newser

Nigerians have awakened to find the presidential election delayed until Feb. 23, a week from Saturday, per the AP. In an early-morning statement, the electoral commission cited...
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Mueller tells court that Manafort should stay in prison for decades

Mueller tells court that Manafort should stay in prison for decades

9 hours ago   |   Think Progress

Following this week's ruling that former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort lied repeatedly to investigators, special counsel Robert Mueller filed a sentencing memo on Friday...
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Hearing into unresolved US House race could find winner

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Evidence collected over months and being unveiled Monday could reveal whether the nation's last undecided congressional election was either tainted by so much ballot-tampering...
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The One Trait That Predicts Trump Fever

The One Trait That Predicts Trump Fever

11 hours ago   |   Politico

“Sadly, the American Dream is dead.” After rambling, off script, for most of his 50-minute speech to announce his presidential candidacy in June 2015, Donald Trump had returned...
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Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

11 hours ago   |   ABC News

Nigeria delays its election for a week as candidates rush back to capital, blaming each other
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The Latest: Nigerian president 'disappointed' by poll delay

11 hours ago   |   ABC News

Nigeria's president says he is "deeply disappointed" by the last-minute delay of Saturday's election until Feb. 23 and says he is going back to the capital to hear the...
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Clashes with police in Albanian opposition rally

12 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TIRANA, Albania - Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters on Saturday clashed with police in an anti-government rally to protest what they say is a corrupt and inefficient...
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Clashes with police in Albanian opposition rally

12 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters have clashed with police in an anti-government rally to protest what they says is a corrupt and inefficient Cabinet, asking for its...
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Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern...

Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern who was at his first day of work

At least five people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a local manufacturing facility in Aurora, Illinois on Friday, February 15. A 21-year-old Human Resources intern, as... Read more ...

Vatican defrocks top US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse...

Vatican defrocks top US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse allegations

Theodore McCarrick is one of the most high-profile figures to be expelled from the Church during the sex abuse crisis that has roiled the institution Read more ...

Chicago police release 2 men questioned in 'Empire' star's attack case

Chicago police release 2 men questioned in 'Empire' star's attack case

Chicago police have released two Nigerian brothers previously arrested on suspicion of assaulting "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett. Read more ...

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Before picking football over baseball, Kyler Murray got some advice from another famous two-sport star. Read more ...

Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract

Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract

Alcides Escobar went to the All-Star game with the Royals in 2015 and won a World Series for Kansas City in the same year. Read more ...

Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54

Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Kyle Guy scored 22 points, De'Andre Hunter had 20 with 10 rebounds and No. 4 Virginia withstood a late push by Notre Dame to win 60-54 on Saturday. Read more ...

Curry brothers place ‘high' stakes on 3-point contest battle

Curry brothers place ‘high' stakes on 3-point contest battle

The Curry brothers have levied a wager for their head-to-head competition in Saturday night's NBA 3-point contest: Whoever loses must buy tickets for the entire Curry family... Read more ...

Pirates name Jameson Taillon opening-day starter

Pirates name Jameson Taillon opening-day starter

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NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The NBA is bringing a pro league to Africa. Read more ...

Antonio Brown takes aim at Ben Roethlisberger, Mike Tomlin in Twitter Q&A

Antonio Brown takes aim at Ben Roethlisberger, Mike Tomlin in Twitter Q&A

Steelers receiver Antonio Brown took to Twitter Saturday afternoon to air some grievances with the Steelers.  Read more ...