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How a Bannon lawyer with civil rights creds became a Trump world go-to

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 20:25
David Schoen has stepped forward to represent conservative firebrand Steve Bannon in his contempt of Congress case after two previous stints defending self-proclaimed "dirty trickster" Roger Stone, and even former President Donald Trump. But Schoen insists politics is not playing into his decision.
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The real life 'Aristocats' of St. Petersburg's Hermitage Museum

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 20:15
While you're strolling the grand halls of the State Hermitage Museum, in St. Petersburg, Russia, you might hear the faint sound of a meow coming from pipes below.
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Exclusive: Elizabeth Warren blasts Hertz for $2 billion stock buyback while jacking up rental car prices

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 20:01
Hertz has gone from bankruptcy court to buybacks in the span of five months. And Senator Elizabeth Warren is not happy about it.
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Colbert reacts to NYC's vaccine mandate for kids

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 19:59
Late night host Stephen Colbert poked fun at New York City's vaccine mandate for children to enter gyms.
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We all want the Omicron variant to be milder. Here's why it's too soon to know

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 19:58
• LIVE UPDATES: WHO says Delta variant, not Omicron, is main problem in Europe • 5 EU nations added to CDC 'very high' risk list
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Powerlifter Karenjeet Kaur Bains 'found a love for being strong.' Now she wants to inspire more women to take up strength sports

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 19:52
Karenjeet Kaur Bains started her sporting life as a sprinter, but when she took up powerlifting at the age of 17 -- initially to get faster and more explosive for athletics -- her focus soon changed.
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Bitcoin's self-proclaimed inventor wins Florida trial over stash worth $54 billion

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 19:45
A computer scientist who has claimed to be the inventor of bitcoin largely prevailed on Monday in a Florida jury trial over whether the estate of a former business partner deserved half of a bitcoin cache worth about $54 billion.
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At Design Miami, world-class designers presented a new luxury code

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 19:36
The luxury world's modern codes are evolving. What the word means -- and how luxury is created -- has been long scrutinized, but the events of the past two years have no doubt spurred new definitions or interpretations of the term.
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Drake pulls out of Grammy Awards race

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 19:33
Canadian rapper Drake withdrew on Monday from the Grammy Awards, removing his two nominations for music's highest honors, sources close to the musician said.
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BTS members launch personal Instagram accounts after vacation announcement

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 19:32
BTS fans, Christmas has come early -- members of the K-Pop band finally have personal Instagram accounts.
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Nearly 70 ICU medics at Spanish hospital are Covid-positive after Christmas party

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 18:56
Nearly 70 nurses and doctors working in the intensive care unit at a Spanish hospital have tested positive for Covid-19 after attending a Christmas party, health authorities said on Monday.
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Monday Night Football: New England Patriots edge Buffalo Bills in 'crazy game' to win seventh straight

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 18:43
The New England Patriots edged out the Buffalo Bills 14-10 on a blustery night at the Highmark Stadium in Buffalo to extend their winning streak to seven games.
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AstraZeneca co-creator warns next pandemic could be worse

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 18:32
Professor Sarah Gilbert, co-creator of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, warns that future pandemics could be even worse than the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. CNN's Rosemary Church discusses with virology expert at Northumbria University, Sterghios Moschos.
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Novak Djokovic named in Serbia team for 2022 ATP Cup in Sydney

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 18:23
Novak Djokovic was named in Serbia's team for the men's season-opening ATP Cup in January in Sydney, although the world No. 1 has yet to commit to the Australian Open following the organizers' mandate for Covid-19 vaccinations.
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Ukraine's defense minister warns there will be a 'bloody massacre' if Russia invades

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 18:21
Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov has told CNN there will be a "really bloody massacre" if Russia decides to invade Ukraine, and warned that "Russian guys also will come back in the coffins," amid heightened alarm about troop movements on the nations' border.
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Heisman Trophy finalists announced, winner to be awarded Saturday

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 17:55
Michigan defensive end Aidan Hutchinson, Pittsburgh quarterback Kenny Pickett, Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud and Alabama quarterback Bryce Young were announced Monday as the four finalists in the running for college football's top individual award, the Heisman Memorial Trophy.
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China pumps $188 billion into the economy to counter real estate slump

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 17:54
China has decided it's time to loosen its purse strings and pump money into the economy in a bid to stave off threats to the recovery.
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Kindness begins at home: How Traci Baxley uses 'radical love' to conquer fear and promote justice

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 17:54
When her teenage son, upset that he'd forgotten to do a homework assignment, ran from their home one morning, Traci Baxley panicked. Instead of just worrying about his feelings, she feared for his life. A Black kid on foot in a predominantly White Florida neighborhood, wearing his school hoodie -- had she given him enough tools to keep him safe?
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Look up to see bright Comet Leonard this month before it vanishes forever

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 17:53
There is a new comet in town, and December is your only chance to see it before disappears forever. Astronomers say that Comet Leonard is our best and brightest comet to see in 2021.
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Kenyan police officer kills six in shooting rampage, police say

Tue, 12/07/2021 - 17:47
A Kenyan police officer shot dead five people in a rampage through the capital Nairobi on Tuesday and then shot and killed himself, the police Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) said.
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