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Opinion: Jill Biden is rocking a new look

First lady Dr. Jill Biden stepped off a plane last week in a short black leather skirt, black patterned tights (floral fishnets, InStyle called them) and black stiletto booties. Cue the uproar. Some on Twitter deemed her ensemble -- often in quite unkind terms -- more appropriate for a woman half her age and nowhere near her station. Others sprang to her defense, called the look "rockin'" and "classy," and noted the inherent sexism of the criticism.
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Lee Elder's honors shine spotlight on quest for more Black representation in golf

Lee Elder was the first Black golfer to play in the Masters in 1975. He joins Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player as honorary starters for the 85th Masters.       [Author: Augusta Chronicle]
Tags: News, Jack Nicklaus, Augusta Chronicle, Gary Player, Lee Elder


Don't call it a comeback: Nick Cannon unveiled as Bulldog on 'Masked Singer,' returns as host next week

Nick Cannon is back. "The Masked Singer" host made his epic comeback Wednesday as the surprise Wildcard contestant under the Bulldog mask.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Nick Cannon, Don


Manchin: 'No circumstance in which I will vote to eliminate or weaken the filibuster'

Sen. Joe Manchin came out against eliminating the filibuster, a stance that could jeopardize President Joe Biden's legislative priorities.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Joe Biden, Usa Today, Manchin, Sen Joe Manchin


Hunter Biden challenges the Trump kids to try to "get a job" without using the Trump name

Hunter Biden's new memoir "Beautiful Things" reignites his feud with the Trump children. Paul Morigi/Getty Images for World Food Program USA Hunter Biden has reignited a feud with the Trump children, calling them out for getting rich on Trump's dime. In his memoir, Biden says the Trump kids could never get a job outside Trump's business. Don Jr. and Biden previously tangled over who benefited more from their fathers' public service. See more stories on Insider's busines...
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Opinion: Jill Biden is rocking a new look as First Lady

First lady Dr. Jill Biden stepped off a plane last week in a short black leather skirt, black patterned tights (floral fishnets, InStyle called them) and black stiletto booties. Cue the uproar. Some on Twitter deemed her ensemble -- often in quite unkind terms -- more appropriate for a woman half her age and nowhere near her station. Others sprang to her defense, called the look "rockin'" and "classy," and noted the inherent sexism of the criticism.
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Miami Dolphins Owner Stephen Ross Getting a Divorce

Emily Smith of the NY Post is reporting that Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is divorcing his wife of 18 years, Kara. Per the NY Post, "Sources close to Ross insist the split is amicable. Ross, 80, is said to be worth between $7 and $8 bi
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Philippines man dies after being forced to do 300 squats for breaking Covid-19 curfew

A man in the Philippines has died after being forced to do 300 squats for breaching Covid curfews, making him the latest victim of the country's often brutal approach to enforcing restrictions.
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BBC Studios Sets Phil Hardman as Asia GM

BBC Studios, the commercial arm of the British Broadcasting Corporation, has appointed Phil Hardman as senior VP and GM of its operations in India, South East Asia, Japan and Korea. The move is a streamlining of operations under Jon Penn, executive VP for the APAC region. Previously announced positions are Ding Ke as senior VP […]
Tags: Asia, News, Global, People News, Korea, Gm, Exec Shuffle, Bbc Studios, APAC, British Broadcasting Corporation, Ryan Shiotani, Ding Ke, Phil Hardman, India South East Asia Japan, Jon Penn


Bus torched in more Northern Ireland violence as British and Irish leaders call for calm

Parts of Northern Ireland saw their sixth consecutive night of violence Wednesday as unionists and nationalists clashed with police and each other.
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Actor charged with fraud in alleged Ponzi scheme, documents show

It reads a bit like the plot of a bizarre Hollywood-centric screenplay: Small-time actor Zachary Horwitz was arrested Tuesday for allegedly running a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme that involved raising funds from investors who thought their money was being used to buy and license film rights, according to a statement from the Justice Department.
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Boris Johnson desperately needs a more coherent China strategy

Like many of its global counterparts, the United Kingdom is in desperate need of a China strategy.
Tags: China, Cnn, United Kingdom, Boris Johnson


UK PM 'deeply concerned' about Belfast violence

Police were attacked, a bus hijacked and a press photographer assaulted during the disorder.
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After spending 44 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit, this man says his life is worth more than $750,000

Ronnie Long sat in jail in North Carolina for 44 years for a crime he didn't commit, and now he is planning to fight a law that says he is only owed $750,000.
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He spent 44 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. A North Carolina law caps his compensation at $750,000

Ronnie Long sat in jail in North Carolina for 44 years for a crime he didn't commit, and now he is planning to fight a law that says he is only owed $750,000.
Tags: News, Stories, North Carolina, Ronnie Long


Trump's dominance over the news cycle and attention economy evaporates

A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter.
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Analysis: Trump's dominance over the news cycle evaporates

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Walter Olkewicz, actor who starred in 'Twin Peaks,' 'Grace Under Fire,' 'Seinfeld,' dies at 72

Walter Olkewicz starred as sleazy bartender and croupier Jacques Renault in "Twin Peaks;" appeared in a famous "Seinfeld" and "Grace Under Fire."       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Walter Olkewicz, Jacques Renault


Jodie Turner-Smith Exits ‘Witcher: Blood Origin’ Prequel Series

Jodie Turner-Smith has exited Netflix’s “Witcher” prequel series, “The Witcher: Blood Origin,” due to a scheduling conflict. Turner-Smith was set to play a warrior named Éile, one of the leads in the six-episode limited series. Laurence O’Fuarain was also recently cast in a lead role. “Due to a change in the production schedule for ‘The […]
Tags: News, Netflix, The Witcher, Jodie Turner-Smith, Turner Smith, The Witcher: Blood Origin, Laurence O'Fuarain


Thinking inside the box: the Welsh teen who tried to post himself home from Australia

Homesick and unable to afford the airfare, Brian Robson embarked on a crate escape to Wales. Now he’s looking for the two Irish men who nailed it shutA Welsh man has issued a public call to help find two Irish men who helped him return home from Australia in 1965 by packing him up and mailing him in a crate.Brian Robson, a 75-year-old from Cardiff, is looking for two men he only knew as Paul and John. Continue reading...
Tags: Wales, Australia, Los Angeles, UK News, World news, Australia news, US news, Ireland, Air transport, Cardiff, Melbourne, PAUL, John Continue, Brian Robson


DolphinsTalk Podcast: Will the Dolphins Take Penei Sewell if he Falls to Pick #6?

On today'sDolphinsTalk.com Daily Podcast Mike, Ian, and Tom talk about all of the big news in the world of the Miami Dolphins. The boys talk about the chances or odds of Miami taking Penei Sewell at pick #6 overall should fall to that spot
Tags: News, Miami, Miami Dolphins, Tom, Penei Sewell, Mike Ian


5 takeaways from former House Speaker John Boehner's new book

Former House Speaker John Boehner reflects on the forces that complicated his tenure in his new book -- many of which came from within his own party.
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Kentucky Makes It Easier To Vote As Other GOP States Push To Restrict Ballot Access

A bill enhancing voter rights was signed into law by Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear.
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Buddhist monk rescued from flooded cave after being trapped for days

Thai rescue workers said on Wednesday they had freed a Buddhist monk trapped inside a flooded cave in Thailand's Phitsanulok province, after he went inside days ago to meditate.
Tags: Cnn, Thailand, Phitsanulok


Off-duty Pentagon police officer shot and killed two people he believed were breaking into a car, police say

An off-duty federal police officer shot and killed two people he believed had broken into a car in Maryland on Wednesday morning, according to local authorities.
Tags: Maryland, Cnn, Pentagon


Watch this breathtaking drone video of a volcanic eruption

Aerial filmmaker Stefan Forster has created an extraordinary piece of work that captures the breathtaking beauty of a volcanic eruption.
Tags: Outdoors, Photography, News, Trends, Drones, Dji, Quadcopters, Volcano, Iceland, Mavic, Stefan Forster


More than 3,600 US health workers died in Covid's first 12 months

More than 3,600 U.S. health care workers perished in the first year of the pandemic according to "Lost on the Frontline," a 12-month investigation by The Guardian and KHN to track such deaths.
Tags: News, US, Stories, COVID


A year of trauma: More than 3,600 US health workers died in Covid's first 12 months

Lost on the Frontline, a yearlong investigation by The Guardian and KHN to count health care worker deaths, ends Thursday. This is what was learned in a year of tracing the lives of those who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Tags: US, Cnn, COVID


More than 5,000 people attended an illegal party at the Tonto National Forest in Arizona, officials say

More than 5,000 people attended an unauthorized and illegal event at Tonto National Forest near Phoenix on Saturday, leading to multiple violations and one person being emergency evacuated, officials said.
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More than 5,000 people attended an illegal party at the Tonto National Forest in Arizona

More than 5,000 people attended an unauthorized and illegal event at Tonto National Forest near Phoenix on Saturday, leading to multiple violations and one person being emergency evacuated, officials said.
Tags: News, Arizona, Stories, Phoenix, Tonto National Forest



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