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Democrats see chance to knock out sole Republican senator in Brooklyn

Democrats see chance to knock out sole Republican senator in Brooklyn

15 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Democrats believe they have the rare opportunity to knock out the sole Republican elected official left in Brooklyn - popular eight-term incumbent state Sen. Marty Golden. Such...
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Vietnam to hold state funeral for President Tran Dai Quang

1 hour ago   |   National Post

HANOI, Vietnam - Vietnam will hold a state funeral and national mourning this week for President Tran Dai Quang, who died last week of a viral illness at age 61. Flags will fly...
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Albert Wilson completes a rare daily double

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Dolphins receiver Albert Wilson threw a 52-yard touchdown pass on Sunday. He also caught a 74-yard touchdown pass. The achievement makes him only the fourth player in league...
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The ‘bride price' in China keeps rising, and some villages want to put a cap on it

The ‘bride price' in China keeps rising, and some villages want to put a cap on it

5 hours ago   |   National Post

DA'ANLIU, China - The new rule was taped onto doorways around town: Officials were limiting what a groom-to-be could pay for a bride. The going rate was about $38,000, or five...
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Brewers cruise past Pirates, move closer to playoff berth

Brewers cruise past Pirates, move closer to playoff berth

5 hours ago   |   WTAE   |   2 articles

Brewers cruise past Pirates, move closer to playoff birth
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Reserves lead Braves to 5th straight win, eliminate Phillies

6 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

ATLANTA - Braves manager Brian Snitker gave most of his everyday players some time off a day after Atlanta clinched the NL East. Lane Adams took advantage of a rare...
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'Absolutely not fake': Rare two-headed copperhead snake found

'Absolutely not fake': Rare two-headed copperhead snake found

9 hours ago   |   KCRA

"This is what nightmares are made of." Two heads might not be better than one for this snake.
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Victor Martinez played his final major league game on Saturday

13 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

The Tigers' veteran infielder wrapped his 16-year career in the majors with a rare appearance at first base and an infield single during his final at-bat with the club.
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‘Murphy' and the gang raring to go

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

What would Murphy Brown think of today's world? We're about to find out.
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Comcast Outbids Fox And Will Acquire British Broadcaster Sky

Comcast Outbids Fox And Will Acquire British Broadcaster Sky

19 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The U.S. cable giant won a rare auction held by British regulators with a bid of $39 billion. Comcast hopes acquiring Sky will help it compete with online streaming services...
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Tour Championship: Tiger Woods earns first win since 2013; Justin Rose...

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods earns first win since 2013; Justin Rose claims FedEx Cup

Tiger Woods earned his 80th career win, but it was his first one in more than five years. Read more ...

​Tiger Woods delivers, winning PGA Tour's Tour Championship

​Tiger Woods delivers, winning PGA Tour's Tour Championship

Tiger Woods soared to victory Sunday in Georgia, winning the Tour Championship. Read more ...

As waters rise, thousands could be forced to evacuate a week after Florence

As waters rise, thousands could be forced to evacuate a week after Florence

More than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall, thousands of coastal residents were told Sunday that they may need to leave their homes because of still-rising rivers. Read more ...

Patriots WR Josh Gordon inactive for Sunday Night Football vs. Lions

Patriots WR Josh Gordon inactive for Sunday Night Football vs. Lions

After acquiring the wide receiver in a trade last week, the Patriots list Gordon as inactive for their Sunday night showdown in Detroit. Read more ...

Democrats are reportedly investigating a new allegation of sexual misconduct...

Democrats are reportedly investigating a new allegation of sexual misconduct against Brett Kavanaugh

Senate Democrats are looking into a new allegation of sexual misconduct by Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, according to The New Yorker... Read more ...

NFL defends roughing the passer penalty called on Clay Matthews

NFL defends roughing the passer penalty called on Clay Matthews

Matthews was flagged for the third straight week after taking down Redskins quarterback Alex Smith. Read more ...

Patriots' Josh Gordon inactive against Lions, delaying debut

Patriots' Josh Gordon inactive against Lions, delaying debut

DETROIT - New England wide receiver Josh Gordon is inactive against the Detroit Lions on Sunday night, delaying his debut with the Patriots. Read more ...

'It doesn't look good': 49ers fear Jimmy Garoppolo suffered a season-ending...

'It doesn't look good': 49ers fear Jimmy Garoppolo suffered a season-ending knee injury

The San Francisco 49ers fear that quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo tore his ACL. The injury came on Sunday after Garoppolo was hit on the sideline while scrambling. Garoppolo has an... Read more ...

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods' win draws praise from sports stars

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods' win draws praise from sports stars

NBA legends Magic Johnson and Julius Erving were among the athletes to congratulate Woods on his first PGA victory in five years. Read more ...

Packers coach Mike McCarthy freaks out at referees after Clay Matthews...

Packers coach Mike McCarthy freaks out at referees after Clay Matthews called for another questionable roughing-the-passer penalty

Clay Matthews was flagged for roughing the passer on a questionable call for the third straight week. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy was livid with the call and could be seen... Read more ...