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Elderly Korean couple attacked in park in California by same man who harassed Olympian Sakura Kokumai, police say

Michael Vivona, 25, punched a 79-year-old man and his 80-year-old wife, knocking them to the ground n Orange, California.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump calls for Biden to reinstate a foreign travel ban to 'keep our country safe from radical Islamic terrorism'

Former president Donald Trump said in a statement on Monday night that the travel ban should be reinstated to keep the US safe from radical Islamic terrorism. Getty Trump called for Biden to reinstate the travel ban to keep the US safe from radical Islamic terrorists. Biden revoked Trump's travel ban, which primarily affected predominantly Muslim countries, on his first day in office. Trump did not name the countries he thought should be subject to the travel ban. See more stories on I...
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Formula 1 bringing grand prix to Hard Rock Stadium complex in Miami

Formula 1 is bringing a second race to the United States in 2022 with the home of the Miami Dolphins serving as the backdrop for the event. The 19-turn temporary street circuit that will host the race will wind its way around Hard Rock Stad
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Assault or 'reasonable' policing? Takeaways from Derek Chauvin trial's closing arguments as jury begins deliberations

The jury started deliberating in Derek Chauvin's murder trial Monday afternoon. He faces three charges in the death of George Floyd.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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HFPA Responds to Former President’s Email Criticizing Black Lives Matter Movement

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has issued a statement following an email sent by its former president calling the Black Lives Matter organization “a hate movement.” The L.A. Times published an article on Monday detailing the email, which was reportedly sent on Sunday. According to the Times, former HFPA president and current member Phil Berk […]
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Walter Mondale Sent A Touching Farewell Message 48 Hours Before His Death

"Well my time has come," the former vice president wrote to his staff.
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Defense Criticizes Evidence In Kristin Smart Slaying Arrests

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lawyers for a father and son charged in the 1996 disappearance of California college student Kristin Smart criticized the evidence used Monday to make arrests, with one saying it was “so minimal as to shock the conscience.” A prosecutor shot back that lawyers for Paul Flores, 44, who is charged with murder, and his father, Ruben Flores, 80, who is charged as an accessory for allegedly hiding Smart’s body, had omitted significant details, though he didn’t elaborate. Attorney Ha...
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Anderson Cooper’s Son Watching Him On TV For The First Time Is Super Sweet

Baby Wyatt Morgan tuned in to see his dad guest host "Jeopardy!"
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Prosecutors Didn’t Bother Using ‘Red Flag’ Gun Law Against FedEx Shooter

Police feared he would get back the gun they confiscated a year ago, though he ended up buying two semiautomatic rifles.
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Former US Vice-President Walter Mondale dies aged 93

Jimmy Carter's running mate lost heavily to Ronald Reagan in the 1984 presidential election.
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U.S. Representatives Pen Letter Urging Biden to Investigate Live Nation-Ticketmaster ‘Monopoly’

Five members of the United States House of Representatives have signed a letter urging President Joe Biden to launch an investigation into the Live Nation-Ticketmaster merger, which they call a “monopoly.” Bill Pascrell Jr. (D-NJ-09), Frank Pallone Jr. (D-NJ-06), Jerrold Nadler (D-NY-10), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL-09) and David Cicilline (D-RI-01) sent the letter on Monday to […]
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APOS: Asia’s Video Entertainment Outlook Set to Become Bigger, More Complex

The battle between over-the-top streaming video and pay-TV in the vast Asia-Pacific region is poised to become more complex over the next five years, according to consultancy firm Media Partners Asia on the eve of its APOS summit conference. So too are the contests between free- and paid-for business models, and the skirmish between short-form […]
Tags: Asia, News, Global, Netflix, Asia Pacific, Media Partners Asia, Kevin Mayer, APOS, Disney Plus


Miami Dolphins 2021 Draft rumors: Receiving calls for six overall

The Miami Dolphins may not be done moving around the draft boards and could continue to throw a wrench into everyone's mock drafts. According to a report from Ian Rapoport, the Dolphins are receiving calls for the sixth overall pick. He say
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Carter mourns Mondale's death: 'The best vice president in our country's history'

Former President Jimmy Carter paid tribute to his former vice president, Walter Mondale, who died Monday, crediting his late "invaluable partner" with creating the vice presidency in its current form.
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'American Idol': Luke Bryan booed for harsh feedback as past contestants vie to join top 10

Ten "American Idol" contestants from last season sang on Monday's episode for the chance to be voted into this season's top 10. Here's what happened.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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James Charles: YouTube temporarily demonetises beauty influencer

The YouTuber admitted to messaging with 16-year-old boys earlier this month.
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Maxine Waters did not incite a riot on Saturday. But she may have inspired a young woman to run for office.

Representative Maxine Waters(C) (D-CA) speaks to the media during an ongoing protest at the Brooklyn Center Police Department in Brooklyn Centre, Minnesota on April 17, 2021. - Police officer, Kim Potter, who shot dead Black 20-year-old Daunte Wright in a Minneapolis suburb after appearing to mistake her gun for her Taser was arrested April 14 on manslaughter charges. CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images Rep. Maxine Waters said protesters should be "more confrontational" if police enjoy imp...
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Miami Dolphins: 3 players that could be cut now that Fluker is on the roster

The Miami Dolphins adding D.J. Fluker will likely mean the end of someone's time in Miami but the question is which offensive lineman will be gone? Chris Grier made a smart move to get Fluker. He is a quality offensive lineman with a lot of
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State Dept. to list 80% of countries as 'Do Not Travel' as it updates advisory system to align with CDC

The State Department announced Monday that it would begin to update its travel advisories to more closely align with those from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a change that "will result in a significant increase in the number of countries at Level 4: Do Not Travel, to approximately 80% of countries worldwide."
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Chauvin trial is 'believe your eyes'

Closing arguments are exactly what they sound like: the lawyers' last opportunity to speak to the jurors, and their only chance during the trial to actually argue their case: to explain why jurors should convict, if you're the prosecution, or acquit, if you're the defense.
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Chauvin trial is 'believe your eyes' vs. 'hey, look over there!'

Jennifer Rodgers writes that both legal teams did what they needed to do in their closing arguments at Derek Chauvin's trial. "Prosecutors did an excellent job marshaling the evidence and trying to keep the jury focused, and defense counsel provided a capable and vigorous defense of his client. It's now up to the jurors to do their part."
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Opinion: Rating the lawyers' closing arguments

Closing arguments are exactly what they sound like: the lawyers' last opportunity to speak to the jurors, and their only chance during the trial to actually argue their case: to explain why jurors should convict, if you're the prosecution, or acquit, if you're the defense.
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Miami Dolphins add D.J. Fluker to their offensive line and it's a good thing

Drafted in the first round, 11 overall in the 2013 NFL Draft, D.J. Fluker has been a very consistent offensive lineman and now he is a Miami Dolphins player. It was announced tonight that Fluker will be signed by the Dolphins but the terms
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NASA keeping an eye on weather forecast for SpaceX’s crewed launch on Thursday

SpaceX and NASA will send another four astronauts to the International Space Station early Thursday, so long as the weather is fine. So what's the forecast?
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NASA eyes weather forecast for SpaceX’s crewed launch on Thursday

SpaceX and NASA will send another four astronauts to the International Space Station early Thursday, so long as the weather is fine. So what's the forecast?
Tags: Space, Spacex, News, Trends, Nasa, International Space Station, Rockets, Crew-2


Judge resigns after admitting to using n-word and saying all lives matter while at work

Colorado District Judge Natalie Chase has resigned after she admitted using a racial slur in front of court employees, voiced her opinion on racial issues from the bench and asked employees to do personal tasks for her during work hours.
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George Floyd's brother bonds with Emmett Till's cousin over brutal, public deaths decades apart

When Deborah Watts met Philonise Floyd they already knew each other's pain without saying a word.  In a CNN interview, they found a kinship amid their grief and a shared determination to fight for justice.
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George Floyd's brother and Emmett Till's cousin react to the Chauvin trial

When Deborah Watts met Philonise Floyd, they already knew each other's pain without saying a word. 
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George Floyd's brother says he has a new mission for justice

When Deborah Watts met Philonise Floyd, they already knew each other's pain without saying a word. 
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Dolphins sign former Alabama offensive lineman

The Miami Dolphins signed veteran offensive tackle DJ Fluker, adding the former Alabama standout who is entering his ninth NFL season.
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