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Feb 21, 2019

Historic Vatican summit on clergy sexual abuse begins
Pope Francis began an unprecedented summit in Rome to confront the Catholic Church's clergy abuse scandal by saying that Catholics are not looking for simple condemnation, but concrete actions.

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Feb 21, 2019

The Catholic Church abuse scandal explained
For years the Catholic Church has been plagued by abuse scandals, which have tarnished its reputation. CNN's Delia Gallagher explains the scope of the crisis.

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Feb 21, 2019

Americans detained in Haiti have returned to the US, newspaper reports
A group of Americans detained in Haiti and accused of being "terrorists" by the country's leader have returned to the United States, according to the Miami Herald.

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Feb 21, 2019

'Extinct' Galapagos tortoise found after 100 years
A species of giant tortoise believed to have been extinct for more than 100 years has been discovered on the Galapagos island of Fernandina.

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Feb 21, 2019

Should Zion Williamson say goodbye to Duke after knee injury scare?
Injured superstar should say goodbye to Duke

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Feb 21, 2019

Samsung unveiled a 5G phone, but the network has a long way to go
Samsung announced on Wednesday its first ever 5G smartphone: the Galaxy S10 5G.

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Feb 21, 2019

Nestle and other brands pull YouTube ads over child exploitation fears
Nestle and other major companies have pulled their ads from YouTube after a video blogger raised concerns that pedophiles were using the platform to trade information and draw attention to clips of young girls.

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Feb 21, 2019

At least 70 dead in Bangladesh fire
At least 70 people have been killed after a fire tore through apartment buildings in a historic part of the Bangladesh capital Dhaka, the latest such deadly blaze in the south Asian nation.

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Feb 21, 2019

The report may come as early as next week, and it could set off a massive legal battle over access
Robert Mueller's report could land within days, yet rather than offering definitive answers, his hotly anticipated filing might only ignite a new controversy -- over how much of the special counsel's conclusions most Americans get to see.

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Feb 21, 2019

Don Lemon: Conservative media will 'eat Smollett's lunch'
CNN's Don Lemon weighs in on the Jussie Smollett case and the "Empire" actor's interview on "Good Morning America."

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Feb 21, 2019

Don Lemon: Smollett has lost in the court of public opinion
CNN's Don Lemon weighs in on the Jussie Smollett case and the "Empire" actor's interview on "Good Morning America."

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Feb 21, 2019

Vatican is holding historic summit on clergy sexual abuse
An unprecedented summit in Rome convened by Pope Francis to confront the Catholic Church's clergy abuse scandal is set to begin Thursday.

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Feb 21, 2019

Lawmaker: Country deserves to know if Trump is a crook
Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN), a member of the House Judiciary Committee, talks to CNN's Don Lemon about the possible release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation, which could come as early as next week, sources familiar with the plans say.

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Feb 21, 2019

School bus driver revived with Narcan after crashing with 12 students aboard
A school bus driver was arrested after she overdosed while driving and crashed into a tree, Newark police said.

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Feb 21, 2019

Coach K: Zion Williamson has a mild knee sprain


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Feb 21, 2019

At least 70 dead in Dhaka fire that ripped through apartment blocks
At least 70 people have been killed after a fire tore through apartment buildings in a historic part of the Bangladesh capital Dhaka, the latest such deadly blaze in the south Asian nation.

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Feb 20, 2019

R. Kelly's attorney slams judge's curfew ruling and likens singer to Beethoven
R. Kelly's attorney is sounding off after a judge put a curfew on the use of R&B singer's Chicago recording studio due to allegations of multiple building code violations.

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Feb 20, 2019

Beyonce and Jay-Z pay unexpected tribute to Meghan, Duchess of Sussex
Beyoncé and Jay-Z have paid tribute to Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, by swapping her with one of art history's most recognizable figures -- the Mona Lisa.

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Feb 20, 2019

Police sources suggest Jussie Smollett staged attack
Two law enforcement sources tell CNN that Chicago Police believe actor Jussie Smollett paid two men to orchestrate an assault on him.

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Feb 20, 2019

8 healthy foods for people with cancer


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Feb 20, 2019

Basketball sensation put on 100 lbs in 2 years


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Feb 20, 2019

Duke's star freshman destroys shoe, injures knee


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Feb 20, 2019

Actor Jussie Smollett faces a felony charge for allegedly filing a false police report
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett faces a felony charge of disorderly conduct for allegedly filing a false report claiming two men attacked him last month, a Chicago Police Department spokesman tweeted Wednesday night.

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Feb 20, 2019

Jussie Smollett allegedly filed a false report claiming two men attacked him last month, police say
Chicago detectives investigating an alleged attack on Jussie Smollett are working to obtain the actor's financial records, a high-ranking police source said Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

Pelosi urges members of Congress to back resolution ending national emergency
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi urged members of Congress Wednesday to back a resolution halting the national emergency declared by President Donald Trump to fund a border wall.

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Feb 20, 2019

Zion Williamson destroys his shoe


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Feb 20, 2019

Jussie Smollett has been charged with disorderly conduct for allegedly filing a false report claiming two men attacked him last month, police say
Chicago detectives investigating an alleged attack on Jussie Smollett are working to obtain the actor's financial records, a high-ranking police source said Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

Groups seek restraining order to block Trump asylum policy
A coalition of immigrant advocacy groups is asking a federal judge for a restraining order that would block the Trump administration from forcing asylum seekers to stay in Mexico while their cases make their way through US immigration courts.

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Feb 20, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with the UK official who wants to regulate Facebook
Mark Zuckerberg is finally coming face to face with a top UK official who'd like to regulate Facebook.

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Feb 20, 2019

Pelosi urges members to back resolution terminating national emergency
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi urged members of Congress Wednesday to back a resolution halting the national emergency declared by President Donald Trump to fund a border wall.

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Feb 20, 2019

Nike reveals Kaepernick 'Icon' jersey


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Feb 20, 2019

15yr fixed rates just declined. See if you qualify


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Feb 20, 2019

Desperate and alone, Saudi sisters risk everything to flee oppression
The night they fled, Reem and Rawan didn't dare sleep.

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Feb 20, 2019

Man had heart attack, but 911 calls went unanswered. His family is suing for $25M
When 69-year-old Stephen Greene had a heart attack last March, the staff at the rehabilitation center where he had been recovering from other health issues picked up the phone to call an ambulance.

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Feb 20, 2019

Erin Burnett: No matter your politics, 'hoax' claim is false
Attorney General Bill Barr is preparing to announce the completion of the Mueller investigation as early as next week, according to people familiar with the plans. CNN's Erin Burnett takes a closer look.

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Feb 20, 2019

Erin Burnett: Trump chose today to kiss up to new AG
Attorney General Bill Barr is preparing to announce the completion of the Mueller investigation as early as next week, according to people familiar with the plans. CNN's Erin Burnett takes a closer look.

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Feb 20, 2019

Virginia governor cancels first stop on listening tour after blackface controversy
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam canceled the first stop on his apology tour following a letter from the Virginia Union University student government asking him to not attend a chapel service Thursday honoring a group of 1960s-era civil rights protesters.

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Feb 20, 2019

Student's saucy remark to Gillibrand goes viral
"Ranch Girl" speaks about her love for ranch dressing. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on how politics and dressing mix.

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Feb 20, 2019

'Ranch girl' goes viral on senator's campaign stop
"Ranch Girl" speaks about her love for ranch dressing. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on how politics and dressing mix.

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Feb 20, 2019

Samsung unveiled a 5G phone but the network has a long way to go
Samsung announced on Wednesday its first ever 5G smartphone: the Galaxy S10 5G.

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Feb 20, 2019

How A-list stars choose their red carpet dresses
The image projected by actors as they take their turn on the red carpet in an array of glittering gowns is one of effortless chic. But for their stylists, awards season is a fashion endurance marathon that kicks off in August with the Venice Film Festival and ends with the Academy Awards in February, with hundreds of premieres, parties and panel discussions sprinkled in between, and never an outfit repeated.

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Feb 20, 2019

An Army veteran stumbles upon his uniform three years after it mysteriously disappeared
Moving from one side of Bakersfield, California, to the other shouldn't cause too much of a headache, but when Xenos and Angelica Lopez did, one very important piece of clothing went missing. Three years later, they found Xenos' army greens -- medals and all -- hanging in an antique shop.

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Feb 20, 2019

A charge of disorderly conduct has been approved against Jussie Smollett, the Cook County State's Attorney's Office says
Chicago detectives investigating an alleged attack on Jussie Smollett are working to obtain the actor's financial records, a high-ranking police source said Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

Bernie Sanders to sign 'affirmation' he will run as a Democrat in 2020
Sen. Bernie Sanders plans to sign a party pledge affirming that he will run for president as a Democrat in 2020 and serve as one if elected, senior campaign adviser Jeff Weaver told CNN on Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

Opinion: 150 years ago, science changed forever


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Feb 20, 2019

Oscars predictions
An unprecedented lack of consensus among the guilds representing actors, directors, writers and producers has flummoxed Oscar prognosticators, with more genuine uncertainty surrounding the best picture race than is usually the case this close to Sunday's ceremony.

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Feb 20, 2019

Jussie Smollett allegedly filed a false police report, which is a Class 4 felony, police say
Chicago detectives investigating an alleged attack on Jussie Smollett are working to obtain the actor's financial records, a high-ranking police source said Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

'Cow vigilante' violence covered up: report
Cow vigilante crimes in India have been ignored or covered up by the authorities, according to a new report.

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Feb 20, 2019

Analysis: What if the Mueller report changes nothing?
Thanks to CNN reporting, we now know that Attorney General Bill Barr is readying to receive special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election -- and the possibility of collusion with Donald Trump's campaign -- as soon as next week.

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Feb 20, 2019

Coast Guard officer allegedly wanted to conduct a mass killing, had high-profile hit list
A Coast Guard lieutenant arrested last Friday on gun and drug charges allegedly wanted to conduct a mass killing.

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Feb 20, 2019

House Oversight Committee says Michael Cohen will testify publicly on February 27
The House Oversight Committee announced Wednesday that it has rescheduled Michael Cohen's public hearing for 10 a.m. on February 27.

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Feb 20, 2019

Opinion: KKK editorial is America's problem, not just Alabama's
Driving from Birmingham to visit my grandmothers in Bessemer, Alabama, and Greensboro, Alabama, always took us through forests, and when I looked at the branches I'd imagine they were just strong enough to hold me and the other five members of my immediate family when the Ku Klux Klan strung us up by our necks with rope.

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Feb 20, 2019

Report: Chris Hemsworth to play Hulk Hogan in Netflix biopic


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Feb 20, 2019

Jussie Smollett has been 'officially classified' as a suspect for allegedly filling a false police report, which is a Class 4 felony, police say
Chicago detectives investigating an alleged attack on Jussie Smollett are working to obtain the actor's financial records, a high-ranking police source said Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

Coast Guard officer allegedly wanted to conduct a mass killing, had political and media hit list
A Coast Guard lieutenant arrested last Friday on gun and drug charges allegedly wanted to conduct a mass killing.

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Feb 20, 2019

Reporter: Trump's tweet is a lie
CNN's New Day talks to Maggie Haberman, one of the New York Times reporters who broke the story about the President's interactions with Attorney General Matthew Whitaker and officials concerning the investigations into the Trump White House.

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Feb 20, 2019

150 years ago, science changed forever
In October 2015, YouTube host Mitchell Moffit released a song called "The Periodic Table Song" on the AsapScience channel, which started with the catchy lyrics: "There's hydrogen and helium, then lithium, beryllium ..." The song then went on through the entire litany of chemical elements, and science students everywhere began learning it as a helpful way to get them through their chemistry exams.

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Feb 20, 2019

Texas prosecutors to review more than 1,400 cases involving Houston officer
With a Houston police officer under criminal investigation, authorities in Houston are reviewing more than 1,400 cases the cop has worked on during his 35-year career.

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Feb 20, 2019

Virginia police give all clear after report of active shooter in Henrico County
Police in Henrico County, Virginia, are responding to a report of an active shooter, the department tweeted Wednesday afternoon.

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Feb 20, 2019

The 'Empire' actor has been 'officially classified' as a suspect for allegedly filling a false police report, which is a Class 4 felony, police say
Chicago detectives investigating an alleged attack on Jussie Smollett are working to obtain the actor's financial records, a high-ranking police source said Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

Fastest way to pay off $10,000 in credit card debt


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Feb 20, 2019

Samsung touts new fitness trackers


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Feb 20, 2019

Virginia police responding to report of active shooter in Henrico County
Police in Henrico County, Virginia, are responding to a report of an active shooter, the department tweeted Wednesday afternoon.

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Feb 20, 2019

Girl Scout turns Samoas cookies into 'Momoas'
A Girl Scout in Colorado came up with a creative marketing technique to sell some Samoa cookies.

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Feb 20, 2019

Girl Scout turns Samoas into 'Momoas'
A Girl Scout in Colorado came up with a creative marketing technique to sell some Samoa cookies.

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Feb 20, 2019

The Democratic Party is getting less white, more educated -- and significantly more liberal
The early days of the 2020 presidential primary have shown the Democratic Party is in flux and having a robust debate about what its future will look like. And while that debate is centered on progressive policies like "Medicare-for-all," the Green New Deal and how much to tax the rich, it's being fueled by shifting demographics within the party.

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Feb 20, 2019

Candidates vie to be Trump's next UN ambassador
A leading contender for the vacant United Nations Ambassador role made a not so subtle pitch for the job in a Fox News interview on Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

Front door video is believed to show the last images of Shanann Watts before her death
It's 1:48 a.m. and a pregnant Shanann Watts is arriving home from a business trip to Phoenix.

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Feb 20, 2019

Video is believed to show the last images of Shanann Watts before her death
It's 1:48 a.m. and a pregnant Shanann Watts is arriving home from a business trip to Phoenix.

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Feb 20, 2019

Hate crime charges filed in Miami over Martin Luther King Jr. Day scuffle
Prosecutors in Florida have filed hate crime charges against a white man who was captured on a cell phone video holding a handgun and yelling racial epithets at a group of African-American youths at an anti-violence protest on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Feb 20, 2019

Analysis: How 'weak' a 2020 candidate is Donald Trump, really?
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is thinking about challenging President Donald Trump in the 2020 Republican presidential primary for one simple reason: He's not sure Trump can actually win a second term.

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Feb 20, 2019

Jake Tapper says this is the first question report could answer
After almost two years, CNN has learned the new Attorney General Bill Barr is preparing to announce the completion of the long-awaited Mueller report, according to sources familiar with the plans. CNN's Jake Tapper lays out the questions he hopes the report will answer.

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Feb 20, 2019

Tapper lists questions Mueller report could answer
After almost two years, CNN has learned the new Attorney General Bill Barr is preparing to announce the completion of the long-awaited Mueller report, according to sources familiar with the plans. CNN's Jake Tapper lays out the questions he hopes the report will answer.

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Feb 20, 2019

Fed official says rates are in 'a good place'
The Federal Reserve isn't making a sharp U-turn when it comes to raising interest rates over the coming year, even amid growing concerns about a global slowdown, according to a top official.

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Feb 20, 2019

Pompeo says Alabama woman who joined ISIS is not a US citizen
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he directed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo not to allow Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left in November 2014 to join ISIS, to return to the United States -- despite her recent public plea to come back and stand trial in America.

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Feb 20, 2019

Gwyneth Paltrow files countersuit in skiing case


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Feb 20, 2019

$375,000 price leads disabled mom to ration meds


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Feb 20, 2019

Samsung's first 5G phone


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Feb 20, 2019

Foldable phone: Everything old is new again
One of my first mobile devices was a 2005 LG flip phone. It was so small I could close both of hands around it and flick it open with one thumb. It taught me a most valuable lesson: how to be patient when logging onto the internet.

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Feb 20, 2019

Van Jones: I've never seen anything like Bernie Sanders
After Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders raised nearly $6 million in campaign funding over 24 hours, CNN's Van Jones discusses with Brooke Baldwin whether the money equates to real support for Sanders.

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Feb 20, 2019

Three Asian-American lawmakers introduce a bill to prohibit internment like that of Japanese Americans during World War II
On February 19, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an order that sent 120,000 Japanese Americans to internment camps for the remainder of World War II.

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Feb 20, 2019

Asian-American lawmakers introduce a bill to prohibit internment
On February 19, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an order that sent 120,000 Japanese Americans to internment camps for the remainder of World War II.

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Feb 20, 2019

We can't ignore Karl Lagerfeld's complex legacy
That Karl Lagerfeld was a brilliant and prolific designer is unquestionable. That his opinions of women's bodies were damaging, archaic and often misogynistic is equally so.

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Feb 20, 2019

Opinion: I pray Chris Pratt will be an ally to LGBTQ Christians
In response to criticism from actress Ellen Page for attending what she called an "infamously anti-LGBTQ" church, Chris Pratt, who spoke in a recent TV appearance about being a member of Zoe Church in Los Angeles, defended himself and his church. "Nothing could be further from the truth," he posted on Instagram. "I go to a church that opens their doors to absolutely everyone."

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Feb 20, 2019

Do ISIS brides deserve a return?
When a 19-year-old British teenager who ran away to join ISIS in Syria announced her desire to return home, it blew open the long-simmering question of what governments should do with returning jihadis and their families.

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Feb 20, 2019

Brexit is blowing up UK politics
With Brexit day only weeks away, and still no deal in place, now might not seem the best time for British politicians to flip the table over.

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Feb 20, 2019

Minnesota just broke its snow total record for February and there are 8 days left
Minnesota is setting records -- cold, cold records.

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Feb 20, 2019

White House braces for shakeup after Trump privately complains about Coats
White House officials have begun to have preliminary discussions about replacing Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats amid concerns that President Donald Trump may soon dismiss him, two senior administration officials told CNN, despite the President's public denial he's considering the move.

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Feb 20, 2019

What's new on Galaxy S10 phones


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Feb 20, 2019

How the winter weather is affecting US airports


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Feb 20, 2019

Driver delivering Amazon package convicted of stealing puppy after tracking app revealed his route


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Feb 20, 2019

Samsung's bold moves: Foldable phones, 5G and phones that charge each other
A 5G device. A foldable phone that morphs into a tablet. A smartphone that can charge another smartphone when sandwiched together.

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Feb 20, 2019

Foldable smartphone: Gimmick or game changer?
One of my first mobile devices was a 2005 LG flip phone. It was so small I could close both of hands around it and flick it open with one thumb. It taught me a most valuable lesson: how to be patient when logging onto the internet.

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Feb 20, 2019

Trump: McCabe is a 'poor man's J. Edgar Hoover'
President Trump responded to former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe's public statements describing the early stages of the Trump presidency, saying McCabe has since "made a fool of himself."

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Feb 20, 2019

Detectives seeking Smollett's financial records, source says
Chicago detectives investigating an alleged attack on Jussie Smollett are working to obtain the actor's financial records, a high-ranking police source said Wednesday.

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Feb 20, 2019

See the Samsung Galaxy's new features in action
The next generation of the Samsung Galaxy, the S10, is here. It features wireless charging for other devices and an edge-to-edge screen.

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Feb 20, 2019

Justice Department preparing for Mueller report as early as next week
Attorney General Bill Barr is preparing to announce as early as next week the completion of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, with plans for Barr to submit to Congress soon after a summary of Mueller's confidential report, according to people familiar with the plans.

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Feb 20, 2019

I fell into likability trap now plaguing 2020 field
The moment I entered the 2013 race for New York City mayor, I was bombarded with criticism of everything from my looks to my management style, which was described with words such as "angry" and "confrontational."

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Feb 20, 2019

Call "likability" what it is: a sexist trap
The moment I entered the 2013 race for New York City mayor, I was bombarded with criticism of everything from my looks to my management style, which was described with words such as "angry" and "confrontational."

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Feb 20, 2019

Kylie Jenner says family cut her off at the age of 15
Kylie Jenner gets why people don't believe she's self-made, but she insists she is.

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