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Despite confusing cannabis laws, America has its first smoking cafe. Are more coming?

The first cannabis restaurant in the U.S., Lowell Cafe, has arrived. With it, new terms "Flower Host" and "tokage fee" are born. Are more cafes coming?         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Carrie Ann Inaba laughs off her televised chair tumble on 'Dancing With the Stars'

Judge Carrie Ann Inaba managed a chair wipe-out on "Dancing With the Stars" Monday and she's a judge. She laughed it off.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Nicole Kidman reveals her daughter wants to be a director: 'I would never have said that'

At the annual Elle celebration Monday night, Nicole Kidman, Natalie Portman and Gwyneth Paltrow got real about progress in Hollywood.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Barry Sanders, Clay Matthews, Tony Dungy among those upset over refs in Packers-Lions game

Several questionable calls by the refs had current and former NFL players, plus other experts, reacting in the aftermath of the Packers-Lions game.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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5 ways the Trump impeachment inquiry will loom large at Tuesday's Democratic debate

The biggest storyline of the Ohio debate revolves around how the candidates talk about the fast-moving impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Fourth Democratic debate, impeachment inquiry deadlines, tax deadline: 5 things you need to know Tuesday

The fourth Democratic debate will feature 12 candidates, subpoena deadlines in the Turmp impeachment inquiry arrive and more news to know Tuesday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Fourth Democratic debate, impeachment inquiry, tax deadline: 5 things you need to know Tuesday

The fourth Democratic debate will feature 12 candidates, subpoena deadlines in the Turmp impeachment inquiry arrive and more news to know Tuesday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Opinion: LeBron James undermines values he's espoused in most disgraceful moment of career

LeBron James' Monday news conference played right into the hands of Chinese government propaganda and undermined the values he has publicly espoused.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Elle 2019 Women in Hollywood Celebration: Zendaya, Margot Robbie, Charlize Theron and more

Elle's 2019 Women in Hollywood Celebration kicked off Oct. 14 in Beverly Hills, hosting some of the most powerful people in entertainment.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Florida girl, 1, dies in hot car, the 50th death of 2019 according to one national tracker

The death of a 1-year-old Florida girl Monday marked the 50th case of a child dying in a hot car this year, according to         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Black households can afford just 25% of homes for sale, down from 39% in 2012

Because of big price increases and more modest income gains, black households can afford 25% of homes for sale, off from 39% in 2012, Redfin says.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney faults Democrats' impeachment inquiry for Turkey's invasion of Syria

Wyoming Republican Rep. Liz Cheney told Fox & Friends that it wasn’t an 'accident that the Turks chose this moment to roll across the border.'         [Author: USA TODAY]
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LeBron James says Rockets GM Daryl Morey 'misinformed' on China tweet, then clarifies remark

LeBron James said Daryl Morey was "misinformed" in his tweet about Hong Kong protesters, but clarified he meant in regards to the reaction.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Taco Bell recalls 2.3 million pounds of seasoned beef from restaurants in 21 states

Kenosha Beef International is recalling "an undetermined amount of seasoned beef products" from Taco Bell restaurants nationwide.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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'Dancing With the Stars' recap: Disney Night brings princess tears, Hannah Brown as Jasmine

Week 5 brought Disney Night to "Dancing With the Stars," filling the dance floor with princesses, a pirate, a sheriff and a lion vying for dominance.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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'The Voice' recap: John Legend serenades, rejects, saves one singer – all in the same episode

Spoiler: 'The Voice' coach John Legend went through the wringer on a hybrid episode Monday, winning and then almost losing a talented teen singer.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Sears and Kmart closing more stores in late 2019 and early 2020. Is your location closing?

More than 100 Kmart and Sears stores will close by the end of 2019 and more closures are expected to continue into early 2020.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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A girl was 'very scared' after a car crash. Two Utah firefighters saw her bottles of nail polish and had an idea

Two Utah firefighters helped calm an uninjured but 'very scared' girl after a car crash by letting her paint their nails.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Stephen Strasburg puts Nationals on brink of World Series with Game 3 win vs. Cardinals

Stephen Strasburg struck out 12 batters as the Nationals cruised to an 8-1 victory over the Cardinals in Game 3 of the NLCS.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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We found 85,000 cops who’ve been investigated for misconduct. Now you can read their records.

USA TODAY is leading a national effort to obtain and publish disciplinary and misconduct records for thousands of police officers.
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Hundreds of police officers have been labeled liars. Some still help send people to prison.

Across the USA, prosecutors aren't tracking officer misconduct, skirting Supreme Court "Brady" rules and sometimes leading to wrongful convictions.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Ex-Fort Worth police officer Aaron Dean charged with murder after shooting Atatiana Jefferson in her home

Fort Worth officer Aaron Dean was charged with murder Monday after fatally shooting Atatiana Jefferson while she played video games in her home.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Former Trump Russia adviser Fiona Hill testifies for 10 hours in impeachment probe

Fiona Hill, President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser, testified Monday before Congress as part of the House's impeachment inquiry examining Ukraine.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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State Department website promotes Mike Pompeo speech on 'Being a Christian Leader'

The speech and promotion of it on the department's website were met with criticism that it violates the principle of separation of church and state.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Pentagon to withdraw 1,000 troops from Syria within weeks, pulling back in fight against ISIS

The Pentagon will pull virtually all its troops from Syria as Turkey presses its invasion. About 1,000 troops will be flown or driven.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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New California law could bring dozens of new abuse cases against USA Swimming

Tracy Palmero thought she would never get her day in court. Palmero said she was 14 when her Orange County swim coach Everett Uchiyama, later USA Swimming’s national team director, began grooming her for a sexual relationship in the 1980s. She said she was 17 when Uchiyama began having sexual intercourse with her. Uchiyama, Palmero said, was a “predator” with a “long term plan.” By the time Palmero said she fully grasped in her 30s that she had been sexually abused by Uchiyama it was too late un...
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Canada vs. USA preview: USMNT faces first away game since 2018

There was really nothing for the US to learn about themselves against Cuba in their Nations League opener on Friday night. The only possible outcome that would have moved the needle in any direction was... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Cuba Gooding Jr. to be arraigned amid confusion over number of accusers

Cuba Gooding Jr. will be arraigned on Oct. 15, 2019, on the original misdemeanor groping charge plus a new misdemeanor sex crime still undisclosed.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump administration imposes sanctions on Turkey, as critics slam decision to withdraw U.S. troops

Facing blow back for a decision to allow Turkey's invasion against Kurdish fighters in Syria, Trump repeated a threat to impose sanctions on Ankara.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Montreal Canadiens’ Defense: More Questions Than Answers

The 2019-20 NHL season has just gotten underway, and teams are still feeling and figuring out new teammates, systems, and schemes. Many clubs have a plethora of new key players, including the Florida Panthers, Ottawa Senators, and New Jersey Devils, and understandably, they have all struggled out of the gate. Then there are teams like the Boston Bruins who didn’t really change at all over the summer, except for the loss of grinder Noel Acciari, who became one of the Panthers’ many new faces. ...
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