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'Dangerous precedent': U.S. Chamber joins conservative critics of Trump's emergency declaration

February 15, 2019 - 1:18pm

Calling it a "dangerous precedent," U.S. Chamber CEO Tom Donohue unsuccessfully tried to convince Trump not to declare emergency on border wall.

       
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Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion grievances against NFL

February 15, 2019 - 1:17pm

Colin Kaepernick has remained out of the NFL since the end of the 2016 season, when he protested social injustices by kneeling during the anthem.

       
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Trump: Obama was on brink of 'a big war' with North Korea. Not true, ex-Obama aides say

February 15, 2019 - 12:52pm

Ex-Obama advisers called President Trump's assertion "ridiculous" and said the former president never considered a military conflict with North Korea.

       
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Supreme Court will rule on Trump administration's effort to add question on citizenship to 2020 Census

February 15, 2019 - 12:52pm

The Trump administration's controversial effort to add a question on citizenship to the 2020 Census will be decided by the Supreme Court.

       
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Miami’s hottest yachts and cigarette boats

February 15, 2019 - 12:45pm

This weekend’s Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat show features boats of every type, from fishing and racing crafts to yachts.

       
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For retailers who say "no cash,'' Philadelphia says no dice: bill bans cards only

February 15, 2019 - 12:40pm

Philadelphia's city council voted to require most local businesses to accept cash as payment, pushing back on a growing trend that asks for cards only

       
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'Every remedy available': Here's what Democrats vow to do to rebuff Trump's national emergency order on the border wall

February 15, 2019 - 12:28pm

Democratic leaders vowed to use "every remedy available" to stop President Trump's national emergency order to get more funding for a border wall.

       
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Avril Lavigne has a new boyfriend but is still 'really close' with her ex-husbands

February 15, 2019 - 12:27pm

'Head Above Water' singer Avril Lavigne has found new love but still calls ex-husband Chad Kroeger a close friend and collaborator.

       
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Ex-Massachusetts Gov. William Weld to challenge Trump for Republican nomination in 2020

February 15, 2019 - 12:26pm

William Weld, a former Massachusetts governor who ran for vice president on the Libertarian Party ticket in 2016, became the first Republican to take a serious step toward challenging President Donald Trump in 2020.

       
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During a school lockdown, 7-year-old writes note on her arm in case she dies

February 15, 2019 - 12:11pm

A second-grader wrote a chilling note to her parents on her arm during school lockdown.

       
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Airlines to begin adding new gender option for 'non-binary' flyers

February 15, 2019 - 11:46am

Some U.S. airlines are on track to add a new gender option for “non-binary” passengers amid evolving best-practices suggestions for the industry.

       
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Ryanair flight from Scotland diverted to Madrid after passenger fight

February 15, 2019 - 11:40am

The airline says Flight FF655 diverted to Madrid after cabin crew requested police assistance to deal with a "disruptive" passenger.

       
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The best deals you can get this Presidents Day weekend

February 15, 2019 - 11:36am

This holiday weekend is the best time to get a mattress or a new appliance.

       
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Gas taxes are highest, lowest in these states

February 15, 2019 - 11:27am

Pennsylvania has the highest gas taxes in the country.

       
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Donald Trump's emergency declaration is an attack on democracy

February 15, 2019 - 11:21am

Invoking a bogus emergency to build a wall Congress rejected will have long-term impacts on the rule of law.

       
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What we learned from Amazon's Lorena Bobbitt documentary

February 15, 2019 - 10:59am

Produced by Jordan Peele, Amazon's "Lorena" documentary is an examination of Lorena Bobbitt and her husband, John Wayne Bobbitt, and what happened in the infamous 1990s penis-severing case.

       
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Facebook may hide anti-vaxx posts after it's accused of spreading fake health news

February 15, 2019 - 10:53am

Parents pushing anti-vaccination messages on Facebook might soon have less traction on the social media site as it takes steps to reduce fake news.

       
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5 of our top opinion pieces this week: ICYMI

February 15, 2019 - 10:31am

From politicians wearing blackface to AOC's Green New Deal to House Democrats investigating Trump, here are 5 of our top columns of the week.

       
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Zoo welcomes tiny antelope on Valentine’s Day

February 15, 2019 - 10:24am

The newest baby at a Chicago-area zoo is an antelope calf weighing just 23 ounces. The male was born on Valentine’s Day and has been named Valentino. (Feb. 15)

       
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Zoo welcomes tiny antelope on Valentine’s Day

February 15, 2019 - 10:19am

The newest baby at a Chicago-area zoo is an antelope calf weighing just 23 ounces. The male was born on Valentine’s Day and has been named Valentino. (Feb. 15)

       
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