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Gov. JB Pritzker, GOP lawmakers call for probe after glitch leads to over 500 improperly registered voters

4 minutes ago   |   ABC

A computer glitch sent 574 names to the Illinois State Board of Elections, with 545 people actually getting registered to vote in error.
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Trump sets presidential record for most tweets in a day

6 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump set a presidential record for activity on his favorite social media platform Wednesday, tweeting and retweeting at length about the Senate...
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Let them speak: Most Americans want witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

6 minutes ago   |   National Post

A bipartisan majority of Americans want to see new witnesses testify in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, and the public appears to be largely following the...
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Democrats launch first salvo at Trump impeachment trial, warn that world is watching

6 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Democrats accused President Donald Trump at the start of his impeachment trial on Wednesday of a corrupt scheme to pressure Ukraine to help him get re-elected and...
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French Senate approves bill allowing IVF for single women, lesbians

6 minutes ago   |   National Post

PARIS - France's Senate voted on Wednesday in favor of a bill that would allow single women and lesbian couples access to in-vitro fertilization , the first major social reform...
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How a local election in Ft. Bend Co. could impact political balance in DC

8 minutes ago   |   ABC

Presidential candidates and the Texas governor have campaigned for the combatants in this seemingly little race.
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Tom Railsback, Who Reconciled G.O.P. to Oust Nixon, Dies at 87

24 minutes ago   |   NY Times

A moderate Republican congressman from Illinois, he forged a compromise on two articles of impeachment that passed the House Judiciary Committee in 1974.
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Corrective to Jan. 21 story on coronavirus in Canada

26 minutes ago   |   National Post

The Canadian Press erroneously report on Monday, Jan. 20, that the SARS outbreak killed more than 900 people globally. In fact, the World Health Organization says 774 people...
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Rebuke From Roberts Signals His Limited Role in Trump's Senate Trial

28 minutes ago   |   NY Times

A call for civility by Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. underscores the delicate balance he is trying to maintain.
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Nicole Montalvo's brother shares frustration with murder investigation

Nicole Montalvo's brother shares frustration with murder investigation

36 minutes ago   |   WESH

“We have zero interest for politics, reelection campaigns , press conferences, public statements, finger pointing or deflection of blame."
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Eli Manning retiring after 16-year Giants career

Eli Manning retiring after 16-year Giants career

It's over for Eli Manning. The legendary Giants quarterback and two-time Super Bowl winner will hold a news conference Friday to announce his retirement, The Post's Paul... Read more ...

Giants quarterback Eli Manning, who won two Super Bowl rings, announces...

Giants quarterback Eli Manning, who won two Super Bowl rings, announces retirement

Two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning is retiring, the New York Giants announced Wednesday. Read more ...

This self-driving car has no steering wheel or pedals

This self-driving car has no steering wheel or pedals

The six-seat electric vehicle has no steering wheel, brake or accelerator pedals, windshield wipers or rearview mirror. Read more ...

28 senators who were in Congress for Clinton's impeachment, and how they...

28 senators who were in Congress for Clinton's impeachment, and how they voted then

A little more than 20 years separates the impeachment trials of former President Bill Clinton and President Donald Trump. Twenty-eight current senators will have had a say in... Read more ...

'Joe Exotic' sentenced to 22 years in federal prison on murder-for-hire...

'Joe Exotic' sentenced to 22 years in federal prison on murder-for-hire, wildlife charges

A man known as “Joe Exotic,” who was found guilty of murder-for-hire and wildlife charges, has been formally sentenced to serve 22 years in federal prison. Read more ...

Murderer who a judge said would 'age out' of violence kills again

Murderer who a judge said would 'age out' of violence kills again

Albert Flick killed his wife in 1979, and in 2018 he was free to kill again Read more ...

U.S. Drinking Water Widely Contaminated With 'Forever Chemicals,' Watchdog Says

U.S. Drinking Water Widely Contaminated With 'Forever Chemicals,' Watchdog Says

Some of the highest levels have been found in Miami, Philadelphia and New Orleans, according to a new report. Read more ...

No. 3 Kansas suspends Silvio De Sousa indefinitely after brawl at basketball...

No. 3 Kansas suspends Silvio De Sousa indefinitely after brawl at basketball game

"There is no place in the game for that behavior," coach Bill Self said. Read more ...

Philadelphia police investigating Flyers mascot Gritty for allegedly...

Philadelphia police investigating Flyers mascot Gritty for allegedly punching 13-year-old boy

The incident reportedly happened at an event for season ticket holders at the WellsFargo Center in November. Read more ...

Toyota and Honda recall millions of vehicles

Toyota and Honda recall millions of vehicles

Two of the world's biggest automakers, Toyota and Honda, are recalling millions of cars over unrelated safety issues. Read more ...