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New U.S. Sanctions Mean the ‘Permanent Closure' of Diplomacy, an Iranian Official Says

6 minutes ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Iran on Tuesday slammed the Trump administration over new U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's supreme leader and other top officials, with the Foreign Ministry...
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Recently honored teacher gunned down in Louisiana

Recently honored teacher gunned down in Louisiana

40 minutes ago   |   New York Post

FERRIDAY, La. - A Mississippi school teacher who had recently been honored by his school district was found fatally shot Monday across the state line in Louisiana. Two people...
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NBA Awards: Clippers' Lou Williams wins Sixth Man; Antetokounmpo earns MVP

1 hour ago   |   Los Angeles Times

As summer became fall in 2017, Lou Williams circulated the news within his closest friends and family members. His career was over. Or about to be, anyway. “I'm going to call...
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EXCLUSIVE: Philly police recruit who planned to cheat on written exam speaks out

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Ten cadets at the Philadelphia Police Academy have resigned for allegedly planning to cheat on the written exam, officials confirm to Action News.
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Stakes high for NBC News ahead of 2-night Democratic debate

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

The first Democratic presidential debate isn't just big for the candidates. NBC News will also be watched closely to see how it performs.
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2019 NBA MVP Voting Results: Giannis Beats James Harden by 55 1st-Place Votes

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   4 articles

Giannis Antetokounmpo was named the 2019 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player on Monday night, and there wasn't a close second. According to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck...
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1 dead, 2 injured following triple shooting in South Philadelphia

2 hours ago   |   ABC

A triple shooting left a woman dead and two others injured on Monday night in South Philadelphia.
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UMN Robbery In Parking Ramp Stairwell

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A visitor to the University of Minnesota Medical Center had their backpack stolen by two people Monday night, campus police say. The victim fell in the stairwell...
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Robinson Cano's ugly Mets tenure is getting harder to hide

Robinson Cano's ugly Mets tenure is getting harder to hide

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

PHILADELPHIA - On a night when the ball was flying at Citizens Bank Park, all but one Met in the starting lineup had at least one hit. The outlier stuck out like a sore thumb...
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‘Hostile conduct': U.S. sanctions on Iran directly target Ayatollah, other top officials

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON/RIYADH - U.S. President Donald Trump targeted Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and other top Iranian officials with sanctions on Monday, taking a...
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Live Tonight: Stars to Perform Reading of Mueller Report

Live Tonight: Stars to Perform Reading of Mueller Report

Former special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference into the 2016 presidential campaign is getting the theatrical treatment. A cast of Hollywood... Read more ...

Trump signs executive order requiring hospitals to disclose prices to patients

Trump signs executive order requiring hospitals to disclose prices to patients

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday aimed at making health care prices more readily available to consumers. Read more ...

'There's bleach on me. They poured bleach on me': Chicago PD just released...

'There's bleach on me. They poured bleach on me': Chicago PD just released files and footage from the Jussie Smollett case

The Chicago Police Department released records and videos on Monday, related to the investigation into "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, who police alleged organized an attack... Read more ...

GOP state senators in Oregon strike for 5th day over climate change bill

GOP state senators in Oregon strike for 5th day over climate change bill

The Oregon Senate is unable to conduct business for a fifth day because of a Republican boycott of the Legislature over major climate change legislation. Read more ...

Italy on ice: Milan and Cortina selected to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy on ice: Milan and Cortina selected to host 2026 Winter Olympics

The Italian cities of Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo have been selected as the next hosts of the 2026 Winter Olympics after the IOC made its formal announcement on Monday. Read more ...

Trump announces 'hard-hitting' new sanctions against Iran

Trump announces 'hard-hitting' new sanctions against Iran

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White House Blocks Kellyanne Conway From Testifying Before House Panel On...

White House Blocks Kellyanne Conway From Testifying Before House Panel On Hatch Act

The White House declines to let the Oversight Committee question Trump's adviser about alleged ethics violations. The next step could be a subpoena fight. Read more ...

Giannis Antetokounmpo becomes very emotional after winning NBA MVP

Giannis Antetokounmpo becomes very emotional after winning NBA MVP

SANTA MONICA, Calif. - The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. They won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valuable Player... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt

Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt

The proposal goes further than the plan already unveiled by his Democratic primary rival Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Read more ...

Michigan beats Vandy 7-4; 1st title since '62 is 1 win away

Michigan beats Vandy 7-4; 1st title since '62 is 1 win away

OMAHA, Neb. - Jimmy Kerr homered for the third time in the College World Series, and Michigan beat Vanderbilt 7-4 in Game 1 of the best-of-three finals Monday night. Read more ...