Floodwaters rising around Mississippi's capital

Floodwaters rising around Mississippi's capital

With the waters in the Pearl River continuing to rise in and around Mississippi's capital city and more rain on the way this week, the governor warned residents that it would be days before flood waters start to recede.
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Americans from quarantined cruise ship land in US

Americans from quarantined cruise ship land in US

A chartered flight carrying Americans from cruise ship quarantined in Japan during the coronavirus crisis has landed in California. A second plane is going to Texas. More than 300 Americans will need to remain quarantined for two weeks.
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Trump serves as grand marshal for Daytona 500

Trump serves as grand marshal for Daytona 500

President Trump served as the grand marshal for the Daytona 500 auto race and gave the command for drivers to start their engines in Daytona Beach, Florida on Sunday.
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Today in History for February 17th

Today in History for February 17th

Highlights of this day in history: Serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer gets life in prison; House lawmakers pick a president; Garry Kasparov beats IBM's Deep Blue at chess; NBA star Michael Jordan born; The Eagles release their greatest hits.
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AP Top Stories February 16

AP Top Stories February 16

Here are the top stories for Sunday, February 16th: President Trump leads Daytona 500; US couple escapes cruise with virus patients; Mississippi deals with major flooding; A building implosion doesn't go as planned.
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Today in History for February 16th

Today in History for February 16th

Highlights of this day in history: The Civil War's Battle of Fort Donelson; the Georgia crematory case; John Demjanjuk goes on trial; America's first 911 call; and the NHL scraps the rest of its season.
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AP Top Stories February 15

AP Top Stories February 15

Here's the latest for Saturday, February 15th: Virus death in France; US to fly home Americans stuck on quarantined ship in Japan; UK troops help as residents brace for Storm Dennis; Historic craft of lacquer painting survives in village factory.
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Sanders campaigns in Texas, as he heads to Nevada

Sanders campaigns in Texas, as he heads to Nevada

US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was on the campaign trail in Mesquite, Texas, on Friday and took aim at billionaires and the 1% of wealthy Americans.
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Today in History for February 15th

Today in History for February 15th

Highlights of this day in history: The U.S. battleship Maine explodes in Havana harbor, bringing America closer to war with Spain; The Soviet Union's last troops leave Afghanistan; Astronomer Galileo and suffragist Susan B. Anthony born.
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Bernie Sanders campaigns in Charlotte

Bernie Sanders campaigns in Charlotte

Coming off a victory in New Hampshire, Senator Bernie Sanders makes a campaign stop in Charlotte to speak in front of a packed crowd.
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AP Top Stories February 14

AP Top Stories February 14

Here's the latest for Friday, February 14th: US, Taliban reach truce agreement; Trump ignores AG's request to stop tweeting while DOJ won't charge McCabe; Michael Avenatti is convicted of extortion; Couple wins Valentine's dinner at Grand Central.
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Tory Burch merges pretty and powerful

Tory Burch merges pretty and powerful

Tory Burch blurred the lines between masculine and feminine at her NY Fashion Week show, proving that dressing pretty can still exude power and strength.
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Sanders focuses on NC ahead of Super Tuesday

Sanders focuses on NC ahead of Super Tuesday

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders returned to North Carolina Friday to build support in a Super Tuesday state.
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Lizzo talks self-confidence: 'I am curvy and I am perfect. I'm beautiful'

Lizzo talks self-confidence: 'I am curvy and I am perfect. I'm beautiful'

Grammy award-winner Lizzo says lack of diversity at the Grammy Awards is not an isolated incident, and she hopes to use her platform to create change. She also discusses loving the skin she's in.
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Michael Kors reminds that staying in can be chic

Michael Kors reminds that staying in can be chic

Michael Kors is so over leggings and sports bras. He used his NY Fashion Week show as a reminder that staying in and cozying up by the fire can still be chic and glamorous.
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Obama makes surprise appearance at NBA event

Obama makes surprise appearance at NBA event

Former President Barack Obama made an unannounced appearance Friday at an NBA Cares event during All-Star weekend in his hometown of Chicago with several of the league's top rookies, second-year players and coaches.
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Nationals Address Astros Cheating

Nationals Address Astros Cheating

Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg talks about the Astros’ cheating scandal overshadowing his team’s World Series victory over Houston.
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Widow of Parkland shooting victim discusses loss

Widow of Parkland shooting victim discusses loss

Chris Hixon and 16 others were killed on Valentine’s Day 2018 when a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The athletic director died running into the school, trying to help students.
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Flood forces Mississippi residents to flee homes

Flood forces Mississippi residents to flee homes

Residents along a rain-swollen river in Mississippi are packing up belongings and fleeing to higher ground to escape what authorities warn could be devastating weekend flooding.
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Weinstein saw victims as 'complete disposables'

Weinstein saw victims as 'complete disposables'

Harvey Weinstein considered himself such a big shot in Hollywood that he thought he could get away with treating aspiring actresses like "complete disposables," a prosecutor told a jury in closing arguments Friday at his New York City rape trial.
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Warren slams Trump on border wall funding

Warren slams Trump on border wall funding

Campaigning in South Carolina, Sen. Elizabeth Warren slammed President Donald Trump for his plans to divert several billion dollars from the Pentagon budget for his wall on the southern border.
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Evidence links dead neighbor to missing SC girl

Evidence links dead neighbor to missing SC girl

Investigators found a man dead inside his South Carolina home shortly after finding an item from a missing 6-year-old girl who lived in his neighborhood inside his trash can, authorities said.
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Condor, Centineo reflect on 'To All the Boys' success

Condor, Centineo reflect on 'To All the Boys' success

Lana Condor and Noah Centineo shot to stardom with the success of their Netflix rom-com "To All the Boys I've Loved Before," based on the first of a trilogy by Jenny Han. Now they're back with a sequel and have already filmed the third and final f...
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Airport worker stays positive in Midwest cold snap

Airport worker stays positive in Midwest cold snap

Midwest airport worker says layers and being mentally prepared helps him deal with the bitter cold. Wind chills were around minus 20 degrees in Milwaukee Friday morning.
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Transgender woman could make Argentine soccer history

Transgender woman could make Argentine soccer history

Mara Gómez is poised to become the first transgender woman to play professional soccer in Argentina. The 22-year-old is awaiting the Argentine Soccer Federation's decision whether to authorize her signing.
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Stars of country music sing for museum

Stars of country music sing for museum

The biggest stars in country music raised money for music education in a star-packed concert in Nashville, Tennessee. Chris Stapleton, Brothers Osborne and Carly Pearce talk about helping the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.
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Transgender woman could make Argentine soccer history

Transgender woman could make Argentine soccer history

Mara Gómez is poised to become the first transgender woman to play professional soccer in Argentina. The 22-year-old is awaiting the Argentine Soccer Federation's decision whether to authorize her signing.
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Catholic priest is father to flock, and his kids

Catholic priest is father to flock, and his kids

In a Catholic world where debates over clerical celibacy flare from Brazil to the Vatican, Joshua Whitfield is a rarity: A married Catholic priest.
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First Celebrity Crush: Gerwig and Ronan

First Celebrity Crush: Gerwig and Ronan

Director Greta Gerwig and her " Little Women" actress Saoirse Ronan reveal the stars who made their hearts flutter – and which ones they hoped to marry.
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First Celebrity Crush: Pugh and Chalamet

First Celebrity Crush: Pugh and Chalamet

Actress Florence Pugh is quick to name the first famous person she fell for, but will her "Little Women" co-star Timothée Chalamet reveal the object of his early affection?
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ShowBiz Minute: Weinstein, Brown, Bond

ShowBiz Minute: Weinstein, Brown, Bond

Weinstein lawyer: Prosecutors have a 'tale,' not a case; DA deciding whether to investigate James Brown's death; Billie Eilish shows off Bond theme for "No Time to Die."
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Harrison Ford 'very proud' of 'The Call of the Wild'

Harrison Ford 'very proud' of 'The Call of the Wild'

At the Los Angeles premiere of new movie "The Call of the Wild," Harrison Ford waxes lyrical about the finished product, while co-star Michael Horse talks about younger generations being concerned about climate change.
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Zoe Kravitz's 'High Fidelity' role gets mom's approval

Zoe Kravitz's 'High Fidelity' role gets mom's approval

Zoe Kravitz - the star of new TV series "High Fidelity" - says her mother, who had a role in the 2000 film version of the book, is happy her daughter is in its new incarnation.
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Edie Falco stays close to home with new show, 'Tommy'

Edie Falco stays close to home with new show, 'Tommy'

Emmy-award winning actress Edie Falco talks about her new role, playing the first female chief of police in Los Angeles in CBS drama, "Tommy." She also discusses how it was possible to film a show set in L.A. in New York.
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AP Top Stories February 14

AP Top Stories February 14

Here's the latest for Friday February 14th: House Democrats want AG Barr investigated; China reports more than 5k coronavirus cases; Buttigieg says 'Medicare For All' would hurt thousands of union members; Weinstein prosecution closing arguments.
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Volunteers prep for annual Alaska sled dog race

Volunteers prep for annual Alaska sled dog race

Preparations are underway for Alaska's famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, which begins March 7th. Volunteers are preparing bales of straw, so the dogs have a warm place to stay every time they stop along the 1,000 mile trail.
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Bloomberg in Houston, campaigns for Black votes

Bloomberg in Houston, campaigns for Black votes

Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg campaigned for black voters in Houston on Thursday. The former New York City Mayor repeated his apology for the "stop-and-frisk" police policy and announced the creation of Mike for Black America.
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Latino group hosts town hall for 2020 Democrats

Latino group hosts town hall for 2020 Democrats

LULAC, The League of United Latin American Citizens, held a Presidential Town Hall in Las Vegas Thursday night. Tom Steyer, Pete Buttigieg and Senator Amy Klobuchar were there. Senator Bernie Sanders addressed the town hall via video.
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Virus safety concerns about wild animal slaughter

Virus safety concerns about wild animal slaughter

Many people in China are calling for a temporary ban on the wildlife trade to be made permanent to help contain the coronavirus.
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Today in History for February 14th

Today in History for February 14th

Highlights of this day in history: The St. Valentine's Day Massacre; Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini calls on Muslims to kill author Salman Rushdie; Slobodan Milosevic begins his defense against war crimes charges; Dolly the cloned sheep dies.
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Astros Discuss Sign-Stealing Scandal

Astros Discuss Sign-Stealing Scandal

Astros pitcher Justin Verlander talks about how the team’s sign-stealing scandal could affect it in 2020.
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AP Top Stories February 13

AP Top Stories February 13

Here's the latest for Thursday, February 13th: Trump fires back at former White House chief of staff John Kelly; Fifteen confirmed cases of new virus from China in the U.S.; OSU football players arraigned; Iraqi women protest for equality.
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Refugees, immigrants rally at Georgia Capitol

Refugees, immigrants rally at Georgia Capitol

Hundreds of refugees and immigrants filled the stairways and halls of the state Capitol in Georgia Thursday. They were there to shine a spotlight on their contributions and existence in their new country.
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US House acts to revive Equal Rights Amendment

US House acts to revive Equal Rights Amendment

In a bid to revive the Equal Rights Amendment, the House on Thursday approved a measure removing a 1982 deadline for state ratification and reopening the process to amend the Constitution to prohibit discrimination based on sex.
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CDC offers glimpse into new virus response center

CDC offers glimpse into new virus response center

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offered a glimpse Thursday into its Emergency Operations Center in Atlanta, where employees are tasked with responding to the new virus at the center of a global outbreak.
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New museum exhibit highlights influence of ballet on fashion

New museum exhibit highlights influence of ballet on fashion

A new exhibit at the Fashion Institute of Technology called "Ballerina: Fashion's Modern Muse" shows the connection between ballet and both high-end and casual fashion.
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Dems hail bipartisan approval of war powers bill

Dems hail bipartisan approval of war powers bill

Senate Democrats celebrated the bipartisan approval Thursday of a bill aimed at limiting President Donald Trump's authority to launch military operations against Iran. Eight Republicans joined Democrats in the bid to constrain the White House.
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Missing 6-year old girl, man found dead in SC

Missing 6-year old girl, man found dead in SC

A 6-year-old South Carolina girl who disappeared Monday after getting off her school bus was found dead Thursday and a homicide investigation has begun, Cayce Public Safety Director Byron Snellgrove said.
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