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Jan 20, 2019

Oklahoma sorority sister booted after posting blackface video
An University of Oklahoma sorority said it has ousted a member who filmed a blackface video that outraged students across the school's sprawling campus.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Four aid volunteers found guilty of dropping off water, food for migrants in Arizona desert
Friday's verdict is the first conviction against humanitarian aid volunteers along the U.S.-Mexico border since 2009.         

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Jan 20, 2019

2 feet of snow, -40 F possible as storm roars East
A blast of winter that dropped more than a foot of snow in parts of the Midwest grew more angry as it roared east on Sunday.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Mainers brave snow storm on unicycles, skis
As a major winter storm brought some of the coldest temperatures and largest snowfall of the season to the northeast US, some residents in Maine are out enjoying the winter weather. (Jan. 20)         

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Jan 20, 2019

Couple who fell to their deaths in Yosemite were intoxicated, report says
Meenakshi Moorthy, 30, and her husband, Vishnu Viswanath, 29, fell more than 800 feet to their deaths last October in Yosemite National Park.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Students from Kentucky high school taunt Native American in D.C.
High school students from Kentucky mocked a Native American man after the March for Life rally in Washington, D.C. Friday.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Time lapse: Snowy roads in New England
A large winter storm dumped snow, sleet and freezing rain across New England on Sunday. Time lapse video shows a drive between Acton, Massachusetts an Union, Connecticut on Sunday morning. (Jan. 20)         

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Jan 20, 2019

U.S. students mock Native American after rally
A diocese in Kentucky apologized on Saturday after videos emerged showing students from a Catholic boys' high school mocking Native Americans outside the Lincoln Memorial after a rally in Washington, D.C.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Major winter storm wreaks havoc in Northeastern U.S.
A major winter storm that has brought some of the coldest temperatures of the season covered a large swath of the U.S. in snow as it wreaked havoc on air travel and caused slick road conditions throughout New England Sunday.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: 'We will not be quiet'
Speaking at the Women's March in New York, U.S. Democratic representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said it's important to make sure that the "least among us is advocated for the most."         

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Jan 20, 2019

Man in custody in connection with the murder of beloved Reno couple
The Washoe County Sheriff's Office said a man is in custody in connection with the murders of Jerry and Sherri David, a Reno couple         

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Jan 20, 2019

Oklahoma sorority sister booted for 'senseless act of racism' after blackface video
An University of Oklahoma sorority said it has ousted a member who filmed a blackface video that outraged students across the school's sprawling campus.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Covington Catholic could expel students who taunted Native American man in viral video
Covington Catholic said it would take appropriate action against its students seen in a video taunting a Native American man.         

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Jan 20, 2019

'SNL' returns and mocks Trump, generational gaps with game shows
The first "Saturday Night Live" episode of 2019 brought back Alec Baldwin as President Donald Trump and took aim at the government shutdown, millennials vs. baby boomers, and the new Gillette ad.         

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Jan 20, 2019

This South Carolina megachurch bought its pastor a $1.8M house. Here's why
Relentless Church Pastor John Gray is living in a $1.8 million house in Greenville County, and it was paid for by the church.         

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Jan 20, 2019

'SNL' mocks Trump, generational gaps with game shows in 2019 return
'Saturday Night Live's first episode of 2019 brought back Alec Baldwin as President Donald Trump and took aim at the government shutdown, millennials vs. baby boomers, and the new Gillette ad.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Two feet of snow, -40 degrees possible as storm roars East
A blast of winter that dropped more than a foot of snow in parts of the Midwest grew more angry as it roared east on Sunday.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Native American veteran: 'Mob mentality' in students seen in viral video was 'scary'
In an interview with the Detroit Free Press, Native American leader Nathan Phillips of Ypsilanti describes incident with students caught on video.         

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Jan 20, 2019

Storm barrels toward Northeast: Two feet of snow possible, temps of -40 degrees
A blast of winter that dropped more than a foot of snow in parts of the Midwest grew more angry as it roared east on Sunday.         

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Jan 19, 2019

'Blatant racism': Ky. high school apologizes following backlash after video shows students surrounding indigenous marchers
A Catholic high school in Kentucky faced backlash Saturday after the video showed a group of young men surrounding indigenous marchers in Washington.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Noah's Ark theme park spars with advocacy group over visits by public school students
Creationist Ken Ham and the Freedom From Religion Foundation are fighting over whether schools are legally allowed to visit his religious attractions         

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Jan 19, 2019

'Not a 2,000-mile concrete structure from sea to sea': Is Trump scaling back border wall plan?
Those across the nation who tuned in to watch President Donald Trump's proposal on Saturday to end the 28-day shutdown took issue with one particular line of the 13-minute address.         

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Jan 19, 2019

One person dies in a crash as winter snowstorm slams Midwest before sweeping East
Forecasters warn of near-blizzard conditions in some areas, with up to 6 inches of snow in New York City.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Tornado causes significant damage in downtown Wetumpka, Alabama
Wetumpka Mayor Jerry Willis said a senior center is severely damaged and the police department also was damaged.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Trump offers concessions seeking wall funding
President Donald Trump is offering to extend temporary protection for people brought to U.S. illegally as children in a bid to secure border wall funding. Trump has struggled to find a way out of a four-week partial government shutdown. (Jan. 19)         

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Jan 19, 2019

'Blatant racism': Ky. high school faces backlash after video shows students surrounding indigenous marchers
A Catholic high school in Kentucky faced backlash Saturday after the video showed a group of young men surrounding indigenous marchers in Washington.         

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Jan 19, 2019

'Represent us!': Women's March returns amid controversy over anti-Semitism
The Women's March remains a potent, if diminished, force.         

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Jan 19, 2019

'Represent us!': Women's March is back amid controversy over anti-Semitism
The Women's March remains a potent, if diminished, force.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Government shutdown: A look back at the major events, decisions and bills that got us here
As President Trump readies a "major announcement" on the shutdown, here's a look back at the major events and efforts to reopen the government.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Rape victim who gave birth at Phoenix nursing facility is not in a coma, lawyer says
The 29-year-old rape victim who gave birth at Hacienda HealthCare in Phoenix last month is not in a coma, the attorney representing her said Friday.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Trump honors four Americans killed in Syria attack
U.S. President Donald Trump paid tribute to the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack in Syria this week at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. (Jan. 19)         

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Jan 19, 2019

Trump on IS, migrants, Pelosi and Buzzfeed
President Donald Trump left Washington DC to pay tribute on Saturday to the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack in Syria this week as he set off to Dover Air Force Base for the return of their remains. (Jan. 19)         

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Jan 19, 2019

Ky. high school faces backlash after video surfaces of tense exchange with indigenous marchers
A Catholic high school in Kentucky faced backlash Saturday after the video showed a tense exchange between indigenous marchers and young men.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Heavy snow slams Midwest, disrupting hundreds of flights, as storm sweeps East
Forecasters warn of near-blizzard conditions in some areas, with up to 6 inches of snow in New York City.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Mitt Romney urges deal on border wall amid shutdown
U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah says he supports President Donald Trump's push for a border wall that has led to a government shutdown and questioned why Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi won't agree to "another few miles" of barriers. (jAN. 18)         

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Jan 19, 2019

Deported after 30 years in US, father still stuck in Mexico one year later, without wife and kids
After 30 years in the U.S., Jorge Garcia was deported to Mexico, where he remains a year later, unable to return to Michigan to be with his family.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Women's March is back amid divisions; 350 'sister marches' set nationwide
The Women's March remains a potent, if diminished, force.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Today in History for January 19th
Highlights of Today in History: Robert E. Lee born; Indira Gandhi elected prime minister of India;President Bill Clinton admits making false statements under oath;Singer Janis Joplin born; Dolly Parton is born.         

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Jan 19, 2019

Homeless kids lose their island of stability during the Los Angeles teachers' strike
They live in cars, cram into homes with relatives or find a spot in a shelter. The strike makes a tough life even tougher for homeless children.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Gifts and support pour in for Jayme Closs after abducted teen's escape
Support for the 13-year-old has exploded since she fled a Douglas County home where she had been held for 88 days.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Rudolph the puppy was 'euthanized but lived,' pet rescue says
King's Harvest Pet Rescue - a no-kill shelter in Davenport, Iowa - says Rudolph the puppy came to the rescue after a failed euthanasia attempt by another shelter.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Van Dyke given nearly 7 years for McDonald death
The white Chicago police officer who gunned down a black teenager in 2014 was sentenced Friday to nearly seven years in prison. The sentencing brought to an end to a historic centred on a shocking dashcam video . (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Rescuers crawl across 40 feet of ice to save man and dog from frozen pond
Firefighters were already out at the park responding to an alarm at the park's stables, so they immediately responded.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Video shows Tempe police officer shooting 14-year-old as he runs away
Police say Antonio Arce was burglarizing a truck, and was found to have an airsoft gun, when he was shot by the officer.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Romney urges deal on border wall amid shutdown
U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah says he supports President Donald Trump's push for a border wall that has led to a government shutdown and questioned why Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi won't agree to "another few miles" of barriers. (jAN. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Forgotten no more: Hundreds of strangers gather to honor veteran who died alone
Vietnam-era vet Peter Turnpu died alone in New Jersey, but he was not alone at funeral attended by about 1,000 caring strangers who showed appreciation for his service.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Mueller's office disputes BuzzFeed story about Trump directing Cohen's false testimony
Special counsel Robert Mueller's office disputed a bombshell report from BuzzFeed News on Friday that alleged President Donald Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress         

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Jan 18, 2019

Funeral held for rookie officer killed in shooting
A 22-year-old California officer killed weeks into the job was a dedicated daughter and sister who represented the best of the police community, family and fellow officers said Friday at a packed memorial service. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

'We stand for compassion': Mike Pence to March for Life crowd
Vice President Mike Pence made a surprise visit to the 46th Annual March of Life in Washington D.C.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Migrants arrested in Arizona after crossing border
The U.S. Border Patrol says a group of 376 Central Americans, nearly all from Guatemala, were arrested Monday after they used seven short holes dug under a border barrier to cross into Arizona. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

'This is a wonderful couple': Former Reno Rodeo president and wife found slain in home
Jerry and Sherri David found dead in South Reno home; police investigating as a homicide         

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Jan 18, 2019

Largest-ever group of migrant families tunnels under Yuma, Arizona, border fence
Border Patrol agents in Yuma apprehended the largest single group of migrants seeking asylum after they tunneled under the existing border fence.         

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Jan 18, 2019

AP Top Stories January 18 P
Here are the top stories for Friday, Jan. 18th: 2nd Trump-Kim summit announced; Pelosi hits Trump for 'leaking' details of war-zone trip; Sentencing hearing held in Laquan McDonald case; Rescued Russian baby recovers after building collapse.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Utah's new DUI law will be toughest in the nation
Just in time to ring in 2019, Utah will start a stricter drunk driving law which lowers the legal blood alcohol content from 0.08 percent to 0.05 percent. Veuer's Justin Kircher has more.         

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Jan 18, 2019

FDA: Another blood pressure drug, irbesartan, recalled over cancer-causing impurity
Eight lots of the blood pressure-lowering drugs irbesartan and irbesartan HCTZ are recalled after testing reveals a carcinogen         

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Jan 18, 2019

Federal workers rally in Detroit over shutdown
Government workers rally outside a federal building in Detroit to condemn the shutdown (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

El Chapo trial: Government shows escape tunnel video
A girlfriend of notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman described how the two escaped from Mexican marines by using a hydraulic lift bathtub that led to a sewer tunnel. Prosecutors showed video of the raid and tunnel in court. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

President George W. Bush delivers pizza to Secret Service detail amid government shutdown
Former President George W. Bush delivered pizza to his Secret Service detail, who are working without pay due to the partial government shutdown.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Why Gus the pelican is stuck in a Wisconsin town until the government shutdown ends
The bird, somewhat rare to the area, was found lying in someone's yard, unable to fly, in the town of Lebanon on Thanksgiving 2018.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Students appear to perform Nazi salute in 'sickening' photo, superintendent says
High school officials in Indiana are investigating after a picture posted on social media appeared to show students using a Nazi salute.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Arctic blasts threaten weekend blizzards, heavy snow; Amtrak cancels some trains
Heavy snows, strong winds expected from the Corn Belt to New England, with up to 40 inches of snow in some parts.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Hope in the opioid crisis? Overdose deaths appear to be leveling off as states intensify efforts to save lives
Preliminary data from the CDC show slight declines in overdose deaths in the first few months of 2018         

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Jan 18, 2019

Thousands join the 46th March for Life in Washington
The annual rally protests the practice and legality of abortion.         

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Jan 18, 2019

'We'll send the wall to them': Trump campaign lets people send 'bricks' to Pelosi, Schumer
The border wall is at the heart of what led to the partial government shutdown, which is now in its 28th day and the longest on record.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Jimmy Carter marks 40 years of US-China relations
Forty years after diplomatic relations were solidified between the US and China, President Jimmy Carter and the Chinese Ambassador stress the importance of partnership moving forward. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Trump speaks to activist at March for Life rally
The 46th Annual March for Life rally was held on the National Mall in Washington D.C. Friday afternoon, an event to demonstrate objections to the U.S. Supreme Court's Roe v Wade decision. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Nancy Pelosi accuses White House of 'dangerous' leak
Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is accusing the White House of leaking information about a planned congressional trip to Afghanistan and saying it's "very irresponsible on the part of the president." (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Record-setting group of migrants tunneled under U.S. border wall
U.S. Customs and Border Protection processed their largest single group of migrants who entered the U.S. by tunneling underneath the border wall. Veuer's Justin Kircher has more.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Wayward cat rescued from Indiana dam
A wayward cat is safe after it was rescued from a dam in Huntington, Indiana. Amateur video captured the incident from high above. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

AP Debrief: Cohen Buzzfeed story unconfirmed
The report by BuzzFeed, citing two unnamed law enforcement officials, says that Trump directed Cohen to lie to Congress and that Cohen regularly briefed Trump on the Moscow project. The Associated Press has not independently confirmed the report. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

North Pole tracking on ice because of government shutdown
The North Pole has gradually shifted, and the model for updating its movement has been stalled by the government shutdown.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Ronnie Milsap gathers friends for duets album
Country soul icon Ronnie Milsap spent years recording 13 guest artists and bands for his new album, "Ronnie Milsap: The Duets," which came out two days after his 76th birthday. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Do you have high blood pressure? It depends on which doctor you ask
Specialists and primary-care doctors disagree on how much blood pressure is too high. Different standards could be confusing patients.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Food pantry busy with unpaid Coast Guard members
A coalition of Coast Guard-related nonprofit groups has opened a pop-up food pantry at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy to help unpaid government workers put food on the table. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Witness describes helping Prince Philip after crash
Motorist Roy Warne explains how he helped Queen Elizabeth II's husband out of his car after it rolled over in an accident on a busy road known for safety issues in eastern England. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Pompeo, NKorea envoy discuss 2nd Trump-Kim summit
Mike Pompeo and North Korea's former spy chief have started a meeting aimed at resuming efforts to end the isolated country's nuclear weapons program by arranging a 2nd summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

AP Top Stories January 18 A
Here's the latest for Friday, Jan. 18: New report says Trump directed his lawyer to lie to Congress; One man is dead, another hospitalized after New Mexico avalanche; Prince Philip recovers from car accident; Hawaii divers encounter monster great white.         

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Jan 18, 2019

What is open and closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?
Federal offices usually closed on the third Monday of every January to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Watch! Car hood flies into suspect's windshield during police chase
Police in Texas have arrested a group of people suspected in a series of bank robberies after the hood on the car they were using to flee authorities popped up and covered the windshield, obscuring the road. (Jan. 17)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Shark researchers close encounter with great white
Two shark researchers, who came face-to-face with what is perhaps one of the largest great whites ever recorded, are pushing for legislation that would protect sharks in Hawaii. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Michael Jackson celebrated by Louis Vuitton at Paris fashion show
Louis Vuitton designer Virgil Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear collection. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Ronda Rousey: 'I want to exceed even the high expectations'
Ronda Rousey previews her next wrestling showdown where she will defend her WWE RAW women's championship title against Sasha Banks. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Milk and bread for snowstorm? Rochester area stocks up on beer, shrimp
Snowstorms bring on panic buying for more than just the makings of French toast. In Rochester, New York, cold cuts and salty snacks make the list.         

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Jan 18, 2019

How Ronda Rousey is 'obsessed' with 'Mortal Kombat'
Ronda Rousey says providing her voice to the latest "Mortal Kombat" game brought back memories. (Jan. 17)         

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Jan 18, 2019

For those at Lorraine Motel when MLK was killed, what does it mean to witness martyrdom?
Many Americans remember where they were when Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated April 4, 1968, at the Lorraine Motel. A few were actually there.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Arctic blasts threaten weekend blizzards, heavy snow and paralyzing ice storms
Heavy snows, strong winds expected from the Corn Belt to New England, with up to 40 inches of snow in some parts.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Wanted man leaves note: 'I am finishing a job and turning myself in'
A man in Florida made a promise to police after a warrant was issued for his arrest. Veuer's Nick Cardona has that story.         

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Jan 18, 2019

85-year-old man fires shots at driver in apparent ‘road rage'
After allegedly following a driver and then shooting at his car in an apparent fit of road rage, an elderly man in Florida has been arrested.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Today in History for January 18th
Highlights of Today in History: Soviet Union breaks WWII Leningrad siege; Robert F. Scott reaches South Pole; Boston Strangler suspect Albert de Salvo convicted. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Why did this college student build 84 snowmen overnight?
The University of Nebraska Omaha posted on their Facebook page a sea of snowmen and all 84 of them were built by just one person. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.         

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Jan 18, 2019

The day in pictures
        

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Jan 18, 2019

Divers swim with massive great white shark, possibly biggest on record
Professional divers believe this shark is "Deep Blue," one of the largest great whites on record.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Another TV newscaster says racist slur similar to Jeremy Kappell, won't be fired
Kevin Steincross will not be punished by his station after apologizing for using a racial slur while referencing Martin Luther King Jr.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Michael Jackson celebrated by Vuitton
Louis Vuitton designer Virgil Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear collection. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

UPS driver saves dog from drowning in icy pond: 'She wasn't going to make it'
Ryan Arens stripped to his boxers to save the dog. After authorities arrived, Arens went on to finish his UPS route, delivering his last 20 packages.         

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Jan 18, 2019

Anson Mount cried when sitting in 'Star Trek' captain's chair
Anson Mount and his "Star Trek Discovery" co-stars walk a New York red carpet for Season 2 premiere. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

Judge to sentence Chicago cop Jason Van Dyke for murder of Laquan McDonald
Prosecutors have asked the judge to sentence Van Dyke to at least 18 years in prison. His defense attorney has asked that he be released on probation.         

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Jan 18, 2019

My First Award: Mark-Paul Gosselaar
"Saved by the Bell" and "The Passage" star Mark-Paul Gosselaar's trophy cabinet is full of awards for dangerous hobbies. (Jan. 19)         

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Jan 18, 2019

ShowBiz Minute: Prince Philip, Freeman, Weinstein
Witness says Britain's Prince Philip was helped out of car after crash; Man sentenced in fatal stabbing of Morgan Freeman's granddaughter; Harvey Weinstein breaks with his criminal defense lawyer. (Jan. 18)         

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Jan 18, 2019

My First Award: Leslie Mann
Looking back at her first triumph, Leslie Mann seems to recall something that maybe didn't quite happen… (Jan. 18)         

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