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Fox NewsJan 19, 2020
Conor McGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return
Conor McGregor stopped Donald Cerrone with a head kick and punches 40 seconds into the first round at UFC 246 on Saturday night, announcing his return to mixed martial arts with his first victory since 2016.

Conor McGregor wins in first UFC match in 15 months (CNN Top Stories)

New York Times - Front PageJan 19, 2020
How Conor McGregor Beat Donald Cerrone at U.F.C. 246
Conor McGregor, the U.F.C.'s biggest star, stopped Donald Cerrone with a quick, explosive flurry of strikes.

Reuters Top NewsJan 19, 2020
McGregor make fast work of Cerrone on UFC return
Former two-division champion Conor McGregor returned to the Octagon with a stunning knockout of Donald Cerrone in under a minute at UFC 246 on Saturday in his first fight since losing a lightweight title bout to Khabib Nurmagomedov 15 months ago.

NY Post National NewsJan 19, 2020
Mr. Sh-hole: Facebook technical issue causes bad translation of Xi Junping's name
That's one crappy computer glitch. Facebook was forced to apologize Saturday after a "technical issue" caused Chinese leader Xi Jinping's name to appear as "Mr. Sh-hole" when translated from Burmese to English in posts on its platform, the company said. The blunder was noticed on the second day of Xi's visit to the country to sign...

China Reports New Cases of Deadly Virus, Adding to Outbreak Concerns (New York Times - Front Page)
Body of woman who was missing for almost 6 years found in car submerged in NJ river ( News - Top Stories)
CNN Top StoriesJan 18, 2020
Trump has appeared 'distracted' by the impending impeachment trial, a source says, and is repeatedly saying 'Why are they doing this to me'
A source close to the White House who speaks to Donald Trump regularly said the President has appeared "distracted" by the impeachment trial that begins on Tuesday, telling people around him Friday night at Mar-a-Lago that he "can't understand why he is impeached."
Eric Trump: Pelosi, impeachment are 'walking my father into 2020' victory (Fox News)
Trump's legal team formally responds to impeachment summons (CNN Top Stories)

Top Stories - Google NewsJan 18, 2020
The 2020 Women's March Drew A Smaller, But Passionate Crowd - NPR
The 2020 Women's March Drew A Smaller, But Passionate Crowd  NPRNational Archives apologizes and removes altered photo of 2017 Women's March: 'We made a mistake'  CNNNational Archives says it altered Trump signs, other messages in Women's March photo | TheHill  The HillThe National Archives was wrong to alter history. Fortunately, it reversed course.  The

National Archives sorry for censoring 2017 Women's March signs - BBC News (Top Stories - Google News)
National Archives apologizes for blurring anti-Trump signs in Women's March photo: 'We made a mistake' (Fox News)

Reuters Top NewsJan 18, 2020
China virus cases spike, 17 new infections reported
China reported 17 more cases of pneumonia caused by a new coronavirus strain on Sunday, stoking worries of it spreading as the country gears up to celebrate Chinese lunar new year when hundreds of millions of people travel.

LA Times National NewsJan 18, 2020
Trump's lawyers accuse the House of trying to overturn the 2016 election
President Trump's legal team accused House Democrats of trying to overturn the 2016 election in an angry response Saturday to the impeachment trial summons issued by the Senate ahead of its trial to decide whether to remove the president from office. Democrats issued a 111-page brief as both sides prepared for the opening gavel.

'Framers' worst nightmare': House Democrats make their case for removing Trump from office (CNN Top Stories)

Fox NewsJan 18, 2020
Biden, Sanders trade fire over Social Security
A simmering feud between 2020 rivals Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont and former Vice President Joe Biden over Sanders accusations that Biden had long advocated cutting Social Security broke out into a verbal fist fight on Saturday, as Biden called a Sanders campaign video "a lie" and "a doctored tape" and the Sanders campaign accusing Biden of "trying to doctor his own public record."

Biden accuses Sanders campaign of sharing "doctored" video of the former vice president's comments on Social Security - CBS News (Top Stories - Google News)
Joe Biden accuses Bernie Sanders' campaign of misrepresenting his Social Security record by sharing 'doctored video' ( News - Top Stories)

Top Stories - Google NewsJan 18, 2020
NAACP attorney asked to give up her seat on empty Amtrak train - New York Daily News
NAACP attorney asked to give up her seat on empty Amtrak train  New York Daily NewsView full coverage on Google News

Reuters US NewsJan 18, 2020
Virginia's top House Republican warns "white supremacist garbage" to stay away from gun rally
Virginia's House Republican leader said on Saturday that white supremacists and any other groups trying to spread "hate, violence, or civil unrest" were not welcome at a pro-gun rally in the state's capital on Monday, which is expected to draw thousands.

NY Post National NewsJan 18, 2020
Amtrak conductor tried to force NAACP exec to give up her seat
An insensitive Amtrak conductor tried to boot Sherrilyn Ifill, the director-counsel of the NAACP's Legal Defense Fund, from her seat on a Baltimore-bound train she boarding in Washington, D.C., Friday evening — the start of the Martin Luther King Day holiday weekend — despite having no discernible reason. Thankfully, Ifill tweeted the whole story. Amtrak...

Reuters US NewsJan 18, 2020
Angered by weapons ban, organizers urge thousands to attend Virginia gun rally
Organizers of a Virginia gun rally urged thousands of people to attend Monday's event protesting Democrats' push to stiffen the state's gun laws after its top court upheld the governor's emergency ban on weapons at the rally grounds.

CNN Most RecentJan 18, 2020
Puerto Rico emergency director fired after residents discover warehouse full of Hurricane Maria supplies
Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vázquez Garced fired the island's emergency manager, hours after a warehouse filled with supplies was discovered.

Yahoo NewsJan 18, 2020
Fearless Delhi women protesters inspire national movement
Defiant women who have been blocking a New Delhi highway for more than four weeks in protest against a bitterly disputed citizenship law have inspired thousands across India to copy their challenge to the Hindu nationalist government. Nearly all pay tribute to the 200 grandmothers and housewives and students who sit and sleep across the main road in the Shaheen Bagh district of Delhi, fighting a law that would give passports to "persecuted" religious minorities from three neighbouring countries but only non-Muslims. Hundreds of thousands of people have taken part in rallies across India since parliament passed the Citizenship Amendment Act on December 11.

Reuters Top NewsJan 18, 2020
'Simply a lie,' Biden accuses Sanders campaign of releasing 'doctored' video
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden accused rival Bernie Sanders's campaign on Saturday of disseminating a "doctored" video edited to falsely appear to show the former vice president supporting cutting Social Security, and called on the Sanders campaign to disown it.

Top Stories - Google NewsJan 18, 2020
'We made a mistake' altering anti-Trump images: National Archives - Al Jazeera English
'We made a mistake' altering anti-Trump images: National Archives  Al Jazeera EnglishNational Archives apologizes and removes altered photo of 2017 Women's March: 'We made a mistake'  CNNNational Archives says it altered Trump signs, other messages in Women's March photo | TheHill  The Hill

USATODAY National NewsJan 18, 2020
Space is pitch black, so why will US Space Force members wear camo uniforms?
Some on social media ridiculed a photo of the uniforms, but the Space Force says they make perfect sense.       

Queen: 'Harry, Meghan and Archie will always be much loved members of my family' (CNN Top Stories)

Top Stories - Google NewsJan 18, 2020
Royal Caribbean blames 'reckless' grandfather in death of toddler Chloe Wiegand - New York Post
Royal Caribbean blames 'reckless' grandfather in death of toddler Chloe Wiegand  New York Post Royal Caribbean claims grandfather knew window was open before toddler's fatal fall  Fox NewsPacking mistakes cruise-goers should avoid - don't take these forbidden items  ExpressToddler dropped from cruise ship  WTHR

CNN Most RecentJan 18, 2020
Former Florida Mayor sentenced to 51 months after defrauding charity
A former Florida mayor was sentenced to 51 months in prison Friday after defrauding the charity United Way of more than half a million dollars.

Top Stories - Google NewsJan 18, 2020
UFC 246 live stream: how to watch McGregor vs Cerrone from anywhere tonight - Techradar
UFC 246 live stream: how to watch McGregor vs Cerrone from anywhere tonight  TechradarViral video star Summer Tapasa goes from thwarting thief to UFC 246  ESPNUFC 246: McGregor vs Cowboy Preview narrated by Ron Perlman  UFC - Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipConor McGregor Eyes Mayweather, Pacquiao  BoxingInsider.comViral Tweet Shows Conor McGregor's Dramatic Weig

Chicago TribuneJan 18, 2020
5 takeaways from Day 2 of the Cubs Convention, including Will Venable being satisfied as a coach — for now
The 2020 Cubs Convention continued Saturday at the Sheraton Grand Chicago. Here are five things we learned from Day 2.

1. Will Venable is content as Cubs third-base coach - for now. Will Venable returned from Houston, where he interviewed with the Astros for their managerial vacancy after the AJ...

Yahoo NewsJan 18, 2020
Remains of fallen paratrooper return home to Fort Bragg
Staff Sgt. Ian McLaughlin, 29, of Newport News, Virginia, was killed Jan. 11 by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan.

Chicago TribuneJan 18, 2020
Cubs' Marquee TV network will launch on Feb. 22 with new on-air talent — but still no deal with Comcast
Cubs fans are wondering if and when Comcast will cut a deal to carry Marquee Sports Network, the team's TV outlet set to launch next month.

The Cubs are wondering too.

"Comcast, (covering) like 50% in our market, is the big domino," Cubs president of business operations Crane Kenney said.


Meet the lineup for Marquee Sports Network, which includes former Cubs manager to Lou Piniella (Chicago Sun-Times News) News - Top StoriesJan 18, 2020
Women's March draws thousands, brings 'renewed energy' to start new decade: 'We are not resting'
With many issues at stake, from abortion to civil rights to climate change, opposition to Trump was a unifying theme to many at the Women's March       

'The decade that ushers in new freedom': Women's March draws thousands across US ( News - Top Stories)

CNN Top StoriesJan 18, 2020
Opinion: Supreme Court could limit attempts to prosecute corruption with 'Bridgegate'
Six years ago, senior officials in former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration decided to retaliate against a Christie political rival by shutting down lanes on the George Washington Bridge and creating a traffic nightmare in the rival's town. And thus, the Bridgegate scandal was born.

Supreme Court could use 'Bridgegate' case to limit attempts to prosecute corruption (CNN Most Recent)

CNN Most RecentJan 18, 2020
A woman writing a novel about 'predatory older men' has been seated on the Harvey Weinstein jury
A woman writing a novel about "predatory" older men and their relationships with younger woman will serve as one of 12 jurors who will decide Harvey Weinstein's fate in one of the most high-profile cases in the country.

Washington Post NationJan 18, 2020
Amtrak faces pressure to explain why a conductor asked NAACP Legal Defense Fund president to give up her seat
The woman's grievance struck Twitter users as particularly ironic, since she is a prominent civil rights attorney and person of color.

Yahoo NewsJan 18, 2020
Police detain 185 climate protesters at Brussels car show
Police detained 185 protesters in central Brussels on Saturday after the environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion staged demonstrations at a car show in protest at the auto industry's role in CO2 emissions that cause climate change. The protest came only days after the European Commission unveiled ideas on how to finance its flagship Green Deal project that aims to make the European Union a CO2 emissions-neutral area by 2050, in part through the transformation of the car industry. A member and former spokesman for the group, Christophe Meierhans, said Extinction Rebellion targeted the car industry because it told "a lot of lies in order to sell more cars".

220 wounded as Lebanon protesters clash with police (Yahoo News)

Fox NewsJan 18, 2020
Joely Richardson says she had ‘no idea' Nicolas Cage ‘had this huge fan base': ‘I was fascinated'
Joely Richardson wouldn't face an evil alien force without the help of Nicolas Cage.

New York Times - Front PageJan 18, 2020
Facebook Apologizes for Vulgar Translation of Chinese Leader's Name
"This should not have happened and we are taking steps to ensure it doesn't happen again," the company said.

China Reports 17 New Cases of Mysterious Virus - The New York Times (Top Stories - Google News)
Facebook says technical error caused vulgar translation of Chinese leader's name (Reuters Top News)
Utah boy arrested after shooting that killed 4, injured 1 in same family, police say - Fox News (Top Stories - Google News)
Trump's Defense Team Calls Impeachment Charges ‘Brazen' as Democrats Make Legal Case (New York Times - Front Page)
Virginia House Republican leader to hate groups: 'You are not welcome here' (CNN Most Recent)
Harry and Meghan Give Up Royal Titles, Forgo State Funding (New York Times - Front Page)
Factbox: Queen Elizabeth's statement on Harry and Meghan's future (Reuters Top News)
Yahoo NewsJan 17, 2020
Trump slams Virginia Democrats for pushing gun safety regulations as suspected white supremacists are arrested for discussing opening fire at a Richmond gun rally
"Your 2nd Amendment is under very serious attack in the Great Commonwealth of Virginia," the president tweeted on Friday evening.

Chicago Sun-Times NewsJan 17, 2020
Trump brings in experienced legal team for impeachment defense
The government, in spite of the growing countrywide opposition to the CAA, takes a defiant stand.

LA Times National NewsJan 17, 2020
Coronavirus screenings to begin at LAX, two other U.S. airports amid outbreak in China
Federal authorities in three U.S. airports will begin screening travelers arriving from Wuhan, China, for signs that they may be infected with a new coronavirus that is spreading in Asia.

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