Toronto Blue Jays land top free agent George Springer with $150 million deal

The top hitter on the free-agent market, George Springer exits Houston after seven seasons for six-year, $150 million deal with Toronto.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Mega Millions jackpot hits $865M, the third largest in US lottery history. Here are Tuesday's winning numbers.

The $865M Mega Millions jackpot, the third largest in U.S. lottery history and second largest in the game's history, was up for grabs Tuesday night.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Donald Trump weighs wave of pardons on last night of his presidency, a list likely to include former White House strategist Steve Bannon

Trump and Bannon have had an up-and-down relationship since the flamboyant adviser left the White House in 2017.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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January 19 coronavirus news

The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the latest.
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Trump’s Final Daily Schedule Is Out, And Twitter Users Cheer: ‘Bye, Felicia!’

The president's departure is officially in writing.
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Analysis: What happens to Pence now?

If an alien landed on Earth today, he/she/it could be forgiven if they assumed that Mike Pence was the president of the United States.
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National Cathedral Bell Tolls 400 Times To Mark Sobering COVID-19 Milestone

Each toll of the funeral bell honored 1,000 Americans who have died of coronavirus.
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Suspect Accused Of Shooting, Killing Mother At Foothill Farms Senior Living Community

FOOTHILL FARMS (CBS13) — A suspect has been taken into custody after a deadly shooting and standoff at a Foothill Farms senior living community Tuesday evening. The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were called to the home in the 5400 block of Auburn Boulevard for a domestic dispute between family members.  When deputies got to the scene, they say gunshots rang out from inside an apartment unit. Deputies returned fire and retreated, prompting a standoff situation.  Around 6...
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Trump tells people he's decided to pardon Steve Bannon as one of his final acts in office

President Donald Trump has decided to pardon his former chief strategist Steve Bannon, in a last-minute decision made only hours before he is scheduled to depart the White House for a final time.
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Mega Millions Jackpot Swells To $850 Million For Tuesday’s Drawing: Here Are The Winning Numbers

SACRAMENTO (CBS13/AP) — This week, lottery players have another chance to win big since there were no winners of the top prize for both the Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots in their most recent drawings. No one beat the odds in Friday’s Mega Millions drawing, so the jackpot grew to an estimated $850 million. It would be the third-largest jackpot ever if there’s a winner of the top prize for the drawing on Tuesday. The winning numbers Tuesday night are 10, 19, 26, 28, 50 and the Mega number i...
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READ: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' public schedule on Inauguration Day

Below is the public schedule released by the Biden transition team for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on Inauguration Day:
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As Biden prepares to be inaugurated, a journalist hopes the war on truth is over

A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter.
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Vogue to print alternative Kamala Harris cover following photo backlash

Vogue will print a limited edition of its February issue, featuring its much-preferred digital cover of the Vice President-elect, after critics slammed the original image for appearing casual and "washed out."
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SLS: Nasa finds cause of 'megarocket' test shutdown

An issue with hydraulic systems led to the early shutdown of a test for Nasa's new "megarocket".
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Watch this astronaut prepare for his stay at the International Space Station

Astronaut Matthias Maurer will soon be taking his first space trip, flying to the ISS aboard SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule. Here's how his training is going.
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CHP Issues More Than 100 Parking Citations For Illegal Parking, Discourages Sledding On Roadside Hills

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Hurricane-force winds kick up new California wildfires, force closure of Yosemite National Park, knock out power to thousands

Howling winds of hurricane force roared across portions of California on Tuesday, kicking up at least a dozen wildfires and causing power outages.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Lightkey Pro predicts what you're going to write next – and can supercharge your texts, emails, and more

Thanks to machine learning, algorithms know us now as well as we know ourselves. Once artificial intelligence starts building a file on you and your habits, assessing data, then extrapolating outcomes, it becomes very clear how much we each follow our own particular patterns – and how easy it is for some smart AI to start predicting our moves even before we make 'em. — Read the rest
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Finally I can unclench my jaw and exhale

After what has been for many four chaotic years of agitation, insecurity and dread, so many Americans are living with a kind of collective trauma after Trump's tenure, writes Jill Filipovic. Joe Biden does not have extraordinary magical powers nor radical ambitions. But as he begins his transition into the presidency, an unfamiliar feeling grows ever larger: Hope.
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Opinion: After the trauma of Trump, now we can hope again

I can finally feel myself beginning to unclench my jaw, drop my shoulders, and exhale.
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Opinion: Finally I can unclench my jaw and exhale

I can finally feel myself beginning to unclench my jaw, drop my shoulders, and exhale.
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Covid: MPs criticise HMRC over gaps in support schemes

Out-of-date tax systems mean people are falling through the cracks for help, MPs say.
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Coronavirus live news: Beijing fights biggest outbreak for weeks; UK suffers record daily deaths

Germany extends lockdown to 14 February and tightens restrictions; US deaths pass 400,000; Beijing steps up Covid measures in response to biggest outbreak since DecemberBiden holds memorial for 400,000 Americans who have died of Covid-19Israel warns single Covid jab ‘less effective than we thought’Germany extends lockdown amid concern over variantsJapan’s hospitals close to collapse as serious Covid cases soarSee all our coronavirus coverage 3.10am GMT One of South Africa’s most beloved food...
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Trump’s Final Day In Office Marked By Nine Lawsuits From California AG

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP/CBS13) — California Attorney General Xavier Becerra sued the Trump administration nine times on Tuesday, a fitting send-off from a state known for its frequent feuds with the president over the environment and health care. Becerra — who is President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services — has taken the Trump administration to court 122 times in four years, his office said. The latest actions were part of an attempt to block a fl...
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Justice Dept. Ends Probe Into Sen. Richard Burr’s Stock Trades

“The case is now closed. I’m glad to hear it," Burr said of an investigation into his financial transactions.
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Justice Department Ends Probe Into Sen. Richard Burr’s Stock Trades

“The case is now closed. I’m glad to hear it," Burr said of an investigation into his financial transactions.
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Variant might partially evade protection from vaccines or prior infection, early research suggests

A new study suggests someone might be able to get infected with one of the new variants of the coronavirus even if they've had Covid-19 before or have been vaccinated.
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A goodbye letter for the anti-President

Michael D'Antonio pens a letter to outgoing President Donald Trump. Having interviewed him multiple times, D'Antonio reflects on how Trump stacked up to his expectation.
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James Corden Celebrates ‘One Day More’ of Trump With ‘Les Misérables’ Spoof

James Corden celebrated Trump’s last day in office with a parody of “Les Misérables” number “One Day More,” featuring a slew of Broadway stars. In the video, which aired during Tuesday’s episode of “The Late Late Show,” Corden arrives at work in a good mood due to President-elect Joe Biden’s impending inauguration. After seeing Trump […]
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