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Following Parking Lot Brawl In Wisconsin, Target Pulling Trading Cards From Store Shelves

1 minute ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - Target will no longer sell Pokémon and sports trading cards in its physical locations. The change takes effect Friday following a parking lot brawl last week at a...
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A former strategy head for Uber Freight turned venture investor shares three lessons for logistics startups

A former strategy head for Uber Freight turned venture investor shares three lessons for logistics startups

1 minute ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Uber Freight is hitting its stride now with revenue growing at an increasing clip quarter after quarter, but when Annie Kadavy started there in 2017 it...
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King Krule Joins Horsey for New Song “Seahorse”: Listen

5 minutes ago   |   Pitchfork

Archy Marshall sings on the track from his brother Jack's South London band
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Congress members slam US support for Israel

5 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Several Democrats urge administration to defend Palestinian rights as others back Israel amid Gaza conflict.
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Carole Baskin offers $5,000 reward for missing tiger in Houston

Carole Baskin offers $5,000 reward for missing tiger in Houston

33 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

HOUSTON - Big Cat Rescue CEO Carole Baskin said Thursday she is offering a $5,000 reward for the recovery of a tiger found briefly wandering a Houston neighborhood over the...
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4 things we heard from Chicago Bears defensive coaches, including the competition at cornerback and Eddie Goldman's return from an opt-out year

37 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

New Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Sean Desai and his revamped coaching staff will get their first chance to work with players on the field this weekend at rookie minicamp.
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3 Minnesota Students Among The 2021 Class Of U.S. Presidential Scholars

37 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Three Minnesota students are among the 57th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, the U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday. Lucas Scott Eggers, of...
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Walz Will Sign Executive Order Lifting Mask Mandate Friday After New CDC Guidance

37 minutes ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz will sign an executive order Friday morning removing the state's mask mandate following updated guidance from the Centers for Disease...
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Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State

Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State

37 minutes ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

ST. PAUL, MINN. - The Minnesota House on Thursday night approved a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state, a historic vote for an effort some have been...
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More than 300 universities across the US requiring students to receive COVID-19 vaccine

More than 300 universities across the US requiring students to receive COVID-19 vaccine

47 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

DALLAS - As U.S. colleges and universities hope to return to normal, they're weighing how far they're willing to go to keep campus safe - to require or not to require students...
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Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of...

Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State

ST. PAUL, MINN. - The Minnesota House on Thursday night approved a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state, a historic vote for an effort some have been... Read more ...

Irish health system says it's targeted in ransomware attack

Irish health system says it's targeted in ransomware attack

LONDON - Ireland's health service shut down its IT systems on Friday after being targeted in what it called a “significant ransomware attack." The Health Service Executive said... Read more ...

Hoping for unity, GOP set to put Rep. Elise Stefanik in top House post

Hoping for unity, GOP set to put Rep. Elise Stefanik in top House post

Republicans are ready to vault New York Rep. Elise Stefanik into the ranks of the party's House leadership. Read more ...

Jill Biden quipped that she felt 'naked' without a face mask after the CDC...

Jill Biden quipped that she felt 'naked' without a face mask after the CDC dropped its mandate for vaccinated people

Summary List Placement Jill Biden joked that she felt "naked" not wearing a face mask after the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention dropped its mask mandate for fully... Read more ...

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

A Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing her mother has gone viral on TikTok. Read more ...

Indoor mask mandate remains in effect in Massachusetts despite CDC guidance

Indoor mask mandate remains in effect in Massachusetts despite CDC guidance

The Massachusetts indoor mask mandate remains in effect Friday as state officials evaluate new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines that say those fully... Read more ...

Zach Plesac loses no-no in 8th as Cleveland tops Seattle 4-2

Zach Plesac loses no-no in 8th as Cleveland tops Seattle 4-2

SEATTLE - Zach Plesac came within six outs of ending Cleveland's 40-year no-hitter drought, keeping the Seattle Mariners hitless into the eighth inning of the Indians' 4-2 win... Read more ...

How did Mariners' Jarred Kelenic, Logan Gilbert do in their MLB debuts?

How did Mariners' Jarred Kelenic, Logan Gilbert do in their MLB debuts?

Top Mariners prospects Jarred Kelenic and Logan Gilbert made their MLB debuts Thursday night against Cleveland. Here's how they fared in their first action. Read more ...

‘No comment': Biden declines to confirm reports that Colonial Pipeline paid...

‘No comment': Biden declines to confirm reports that Colonial Pipeline paid hackers $4mn+ in ransom to resolve gas supply crisis

US President Joe Biden refused to say whether he was aware Colonial Pipeline paid more than $4 million to hackers after a major cyber attack crippled the company's operations... Read more ...

CDC says fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks in most indoor...

CDC says fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks in most indoor settings

Metro infectious disease experts, businesses respond to the news Read more ...