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LA County Board of Supervisors to consider more business closures as COVID cases surge, report says

7 hours ago   |   ABC

With a continued surge in COVID-19 cases that has flooded hospitals with patients and led to deaths roughly every six minutes, Los Angeles County could face more business...
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Remembering Boston's strangest disaster: The Great Molasses Flood of 1919

Remembering Boston's strangest disaster: The Great Molasses Flood of 1919

9 hours ago   |   WCVB

In one of Boston's more unusual disasters, 21 people were killed in a molasses flood in the city's North End in 1919. Take a look at how the neighborhood looked after the flood...
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102 years ago: The Great Molasses Flood, Boston's strangest disaster

102 years ago: The Great Molasses Flood, Boston's strangest disaster

9 hours ago   |   WCVB

It was a sticky, deadly tsunami that flattened an entire Boston neighborhood within seconds.
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The UK's hospital system is on the brink of collapse, forcing overworked staff to postpone cancer treatments, stretch oxygen supplies, and put themselves at risk of catching COVID-19

The UK's hospital system is on the brink of collapse, forcing overworked staff to postpone cancer treatments, stretch oxygen supplies, and put themselves at risk of catching COVID-19

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As you walk past the oxygen tank outside one London hospital, you can hear it creaking and clanking because of just how much oxygen it's pumping out to...
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'Uncharted waters': National Guard troops flooding in as Washington locks down

'Uncharted waters': National Guard troops flooding in as Washington locks down

20 hours ago   |   WGAL

The number of National Guard troops coming to Washington to assist with security has so far grown to about 21,000, Army Gen. Daniel Hokanson said Thursday.
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National Guard troops flooding in as Washington locks down

1 day ago   |   Star Tribune

All through downtown Washington, the primary sound for several blocks was the beeping of forklifts unloading more fencing.
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Bitcoin closes in on $40,000 as bulls flood in again and ECB boss Christine Lagarde labels cryptocurrencies a 'funny business'

Bitcoin closes in on $40,000 as bulls flood in again and ECB boss Christine Lagarde labels cryptocurrencies a 'funny business'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Bitcoin price rose sharply once again on Wednesday evening and Thursday morning, climbing past the $38,000 mark, as European Central Bank president...
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‘Guys, it's not a build a bear workshop': Golfer Paige Spiranac hits out at social media trolls who claim her boobs are ‘too big'

‘Guys, it's not a build a bear workshop': Golfer Paige Spiranac hits out at social media trolls who claim her boobs are ‘too big'

2 days ago   |   RT

Ex-golfer Paige Spiranac has hit out at pass-remarkable fans on social media who criticize the 27-year-old stunner for her appearance after she received floods of 'body...
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FBI Has Minnesota On Its Radar Due To ‘Boogaloo Bois' Threat

FBI Has Minnesota On Its Radar Due To ‘Boogaloo Bois' Threat

2 days ago   |   CBS

This story was published on Tuesday, Jan. 12 MINNEAPOLIS - With one week left before the inauguration, the Minnesota National Guard is on standby, preparing for protests or...
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FBI Has Minnesota On Its Radar Due To ‘Boogaloo Bois' Threat

FBI Has Minnesota On Its Radar Due To ‘Boogaloo Bois' Threat

2 days ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota National Guard is on standby for protests or violence at the State Capitol in the coming days. The FBI has Minnesota on its radar because of the...
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NRA filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy, plans to reincorporate in Texas

NRA filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy, plans to reincorporate in Texas

The National Rifle Association says it's filing a voluntary Chapter 11 petition. Read more ...

CDC: New virus variant will have 'rapid growth' in US at beginning of this year

CDC: New virus variant will have 'rapid growth' in US at beginning of this year

Health officials say by March, a new and more infectious strain of coronavirus will likely become the dominant strain in the U.S. Read more ...

Call Is First Contact Between Presidential Campaigns

Call Is First Contact Between Presidential Campaigns

More than two months after the election, the rival presidential campaigns have had their first direct contact with each other. VP Mike Pence called Kamala Harris to offer his... Read more ...

NRA declares bankruptcy, plans to incorporate in Texas

NRA declares bankruptcy, plans to incorporate in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas - The National Rifle Association announced Friday it has filed for bankruptcy and will seek to incorporate the nation's most politically influential gun-rights... Read more ...

Trump to leave Washington on morning of Biden's inauguration

Trump to leave Washington on morning of Biden's inauguration

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will leave Washington next Wednesday morning, just before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, to begin his post-presidential life in... Read more ...

You can shop every single product from Netflix's 'Get Organized' right now

You can shop every single product from Netflix's 'Get Organized' right now

The Container Store has it all! Read more ...

Capitol rioters intended to 'capture and assassinate' elected officials...

Capitol rioters intended to 'capture and assassinate' elected officials, prosecutors say

"Strong evidence, including Chansley's own words and actions at the Capitol, supports that the intent of the Capitol rioters was to capture and assassinate elected officials in... Read more ...

Global death toll from COVID-19 tops 2M amid vaccine rollout

Global death toll from COVID-19 tops 2M amid vaccine rollout

The global death toll from COIVID-19 has topped 2 million as vaccines developed at breakneck speed are being rolled out around the world in an all-out campaign to vanquish the... Read more ...

Disneyland is canceling its popular annual parks pass after being closed for...

Disneyland is canceling its popular annual parks pass after being closed for nearly a year

Summary List Placement Disney announced on Thursday it is discontinuing its annual pass program for Disneyland and Disney California Adventure theme parks. Due to California... Read more ...

Coronavirus will knock more than a year off average US life expectancy...

Coronavirus will knock more than a year off average US life expectancy, study finds

When combined with provisional estimates of U.S. death rates for the first half of the year, the data shows a clear rise in the mortality rate as the pandemic took hold of the... Read more ...