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'Smuggling' probed: SUV in California crash entered through hole in border fence, officials say

At least 13 people were dead in California after an SUV with 25 passengers and a semitruck collided about 10 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border.

Police: Woman took meth into jail
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  • 2021-03-03 21:46:00Z

Mar. 3-CATLETTSBURG - An Ashland woman has been accused of smuggling meth into the Boyd County Detention Center. Joanna M. Caddell, 37, was charged Thursday ...

Andrew Cuomo:
Andrew Cuomo: 'I never touched anyone inappropriately'

Governor Cuomo said he will not resign amidst allegations of sexual harassment by three women.

Live stimulus updates: GOP Sen. Ron Johnson threatens to hold up passage of Biden
Live stimulus updates: GOP Sen. Ron Johnson threatens to hold up passage of Biden's COVID stimulus bill

Sen. Chuck Schumer said Democrats would be "on track" to pass the bill by March 14, when a federal boost to unemployment benefits expires.

Georgia district investigating teacher who said Breonna Taylor deserved to get shot
Georgia district investigating teacher who said Breonna Taylor deserved to get shot
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  • 2021-03-03 21:37:21Z

Breonna Taylor, 26, was killed by police nearly a year ago in her own home.

FedEx commits to reaching carbon-neutral operations by 2040
FedEx commits to reaching carbon-neutral operations by 2040

FedEx is committing to reach carbon-neutral operations by 2040, aided by replacing its pickup and delivery fleet with zero-emission electric vehicles.

Splunk: Fiscal Q4 Earnings Snapshot
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  • 2021-03-03 21:35:12Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ Splunk Inc. (SPLK) on Wednesday reported a loss of $139.5 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the San Francisco...

Covid: Brazil
Covid: Brazil's daily deaths reach all-time high

The daily toll reached 1,910 on Wednesday, Brazil's highest figure since the pandemic started.

Oregon moves to ban display of nooses, a racist symbol
Oregon moves to ban display of nooses, a racist symbol
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  • 2021-03-03 21:34:17Z

Greg Evans, a Black man who joined a parade of witnesses urging Oregon lawmakers to ban the display of nooses, said the issue was personal for him: A member ...

Reports: Myanmar military-named deputy UN ambassador resigns
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  • 2021-03-03 21:33:59Z

Myanmar's deputy U.N. ambassador, who was assigned by the military to head the country's mission to the United Nations after the ambassador strongly opposed ...

Cathie Wood
Cathie Wood's ARKK Sinks 20% From Peak as Tech Sells Off

(Bloomberg) -- The main fund from Cathie Wood's Ark Investment Management extended its drop from a February peak to 20%, highlighting a swift turnaround for ...

Gasoline Heads Toward $3 in U.S. For First Time in Six Years
Gasoline Heads Toward $3 in U.S. For First Time in Six Years

(Bloomberg) -- A record plunge in gasoline stockpiles last week is threatening to raise pump prices across America above $3 a gallon for the first time in...

Tech Wreck in Stocks Spares the Old Guard Like Oracle, HP
Tech Wreck in Stocks Spares the Old Guard Like Oracle, HP

(Bloomberg) -- The Nasdaq 100 Index has taken a nasty dip in recent weeks but some tech stocks are rallying -- just not the ones that have ridden on the...

Disney to close 60 North American retail stores, focus on e-commerce
Disney to close 60 North American retail stores, focus on e-commerce
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  • 2021-03-03 21:25:18Z

Walt Disney Co will close at least 60 Disney retail stores in North America this year as the company revamps its digital shopping platforms to focus on e...

'Embarrassed' Cuomo responds to sexual misconduct claims, says he has no intention of stepping down

ALBANY, N.Y. - An "embarrassed" Gov. Andrew Cuomo choked up Wednesday as he addressed sexual harassment claims made against him and resisted calls for his...

Okta: Fiscal Q4 Earnings Snapshot
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  • 2021-03-03 21:23:12Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ Okta Inc. (OKTA) on Wednesday reported a loss of $75.8 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the San Francisco...

Millions of U.S. households would not get COVID-19 payments under new Biden plan
Millions of U.S. households would not get COVID-19 payments under new Biden plan
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  • 2021-03-03 21:22:39Z

Millions of U.S. households who received coronavirus-relief payments under President Donald Trump would not get aid under a modified version of President Joe...

Illinois man gets 12 years in federal prison for conspiring to assist ISIS
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  • 2021-03-03 21:22:00Z

CHICAGO - A Zion man was sentenced Wednesday to 12 years in federal prison for attempting to aid the Islamic State terrorist group by providing cellphones to...

Legislators can
Legislators can't praise hardworking front-line workers while undercutting their retirement fund | Opinion

Though we continue to hear soundbites from state legislators praising Florida's essential workers risking their lives in the face of COVID-19, many have...

British Fashion, Retail, Beauty Lobbies Welcome New Government Support
British Fashion, Retail, Beauty Lobbies Welcome New Government Support

British Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled his spring budget on Wednesday offering a fresh support package for business, although many would argue there is...

Prosecutors: Man threatened Missouri, Tennessee congressmen
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  • 2021-03-03 21:18:54Z

A federal grand jury indicted a southwest Missouri man on charges that he threatened to kill two Democratic congressmen from Missouri and Tennessee...

Sao Paulo shuts down as raging virus prompts Brazil Pfizer deal
Sao Paulo shuts down as raging virus prompts Brazil Pfizer deal
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  • 2021-03-03 21:17:51Z

Sao Paulo state announced tough measures on Wednesday to slow a snowballing coronavirus outbreak that has sparked international concern, prompting Brazil's...

4th-Quarter Update on the Oakmark International Small Cap Fund
4th-Quarter Update on the Oakmark International Small Cap Fund

Small-cap fund releases info on its buys and sells for the quarter

Nearly 40 killed in violent day of protests against Myanmar coup, U.N. envoy says
Nearly 40 killed in violent day of protests against Myanmar coup, U.N. envoy says
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  • 2021-03-03 21:16:51Z

The bloodshed occurred one day after neighbouring countries had called for restraint in the aftermath of the military's overthrow of the elected government...

New Mexico corrections officer sues over vaccination mandate
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  • 2021-03-03 21:15:18Z

A corrections officer is suing a New Mexico county over a requirement that first responders and other employees be vaccinated, setting up another legal fight...

Kids Roll Hard In A 1935 Bugatti Junior Type 55
Kids Roll Hard In A 1935 Bugatti Junior Type 55

Well this looks like a lot of fun…

WRAPUP 1-Nearly 40 killed in violent day of protests against Myanmar coup, UN envoy says
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  • 2021-03-03 21:08:52Z

Thirty-eight people were killed in Myanmar as the military quelled protests in several towns and cities on Wednesday, the United Nations said, the most...

The art of giving back: New York painter buys unknown artists' works
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  • 2021-03-03 21:08:37Z

After two decades of hard work, New York artist Guy Stanley Philoche planned to celebrate the success of his two-day sold-out show at Cavalier Gallery a year...

Dark for a year, Broadway theaters to start limited reopening in April
Dark for a year, Broadway theaters to start limited reopening in April
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  • 2021-03-03 21:03:06Z

The NY PopsUp program will serve as a test run for the return of live artistic performances in New York City after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered plays, ...

South Carolina bill would add firing squad to execution options
South Carolina bill would add firing squad to execution options
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  • 2021-03-03 20:57:48Z

The bill would force death row inmates to choose between the electric chair and firing squad rather than delay their executions until lethal injection drugs ...

President Biden on states lifting mask mandates:
President Biden on states lifting mask mandates: 'The last thing we need is Neanderthal thinking'

President Joe Biden on Wednesday said it's a "big mistake" for states to lift pandemic restrictions, calling it a result of "Neanderthal thinking."

Child dies with gunshot; father jailed
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  • 2021-03-03 20:54:00Z

Mar. 3-OTHELLO - A 4-year-old Othello boy died after an accidental shooting Saturday, and friends of the family have started a fundraising campaign to help...

4-month sentence for Dakota County driver who hit, killed woman
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  • 2021-03-03 20:52:00Z

An Inver Grove Heights motorist who drove off after fatally running over a woman was sentenced Wednesday to incarceration totaling four months. Breyona S...

'I need attention, and these kids help me get it': GISD board candidate accused of posting online under GPD chief's name
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  • 2021-03-03 20:50:00Z

Mar. 3-A 33-year-old running for a seat on the Gainesville Independent School District Board of Trustees has bailed out of jail after being accused of posing...

Troopers: Amsterdam driver found slumped at wheel in Mayfield had 0.30 BAC
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  • 2021-03-03 20:49:00Z

Mar. 3-MAYFIELD - An Amsterdam man found slumped at his wheel at a Mayfield gas station late Tuesday had a 0.30 BAC, state police said. Lucas J. Biron, 31...

Troopers: Fort Hunter driver drunk in Tuesday rollover crash in Town of Florida
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  • 2021-03-03 20:48:00Z

Mar. 3-. TOWN OF FLORIDA - A driver from Fort Hunter was drunk when her car rolled over on Route 5S late Tuesday afternoon, state police said. No serious...

Pentagon moved slowly to approve January 6 Capitol Police request for National Guard
Pentagon moved slowly to approve January 6 Capitol Police request for National Guard
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  • 2021-03-03 20:44:41Z

Pentagon officials took more than three hours to approve a request by the U.S. Capitol Police for National Guard troops to back up police under attack by...

South Beach hotel manager was beaten on video. Facebook photos led detective to a suspect.
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  • 2021-03-03 20:39:00Z

After an irate guest savagely pummeled the manager at the Riviera Hotel in South Beach last month, detectives seemingly had little to go on.

Grads on senior trip discover they
Grads on senior trip discover they're victims of Texas travel agent's scheme, feds say
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  • 2021-03-03 20:38:22Z

High school seniors ready to celebrate with a trip learned they were part of a travel agent's scheme, authorities say.

Study: Employment rose among those in free money experiment
Study: Employment rose among those in free money experiment
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  • 2021-03-03 20:32:01Z

After getting $500 per month for two years without rules on how to spend it, 125 people in California paid off debt, got full-time jobs and had...

Pentagon probe slams ex-White House Dr. Jackson
Pentagon probe slams ex-White House Dr. Jackson's behavior
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  • 2021-03-03 20:29:09Z

The Department of Defense inspector general released a scathing report Wednesday on the conduct of Ronny Jackson, now a congressman from Texas, when he...

Republicans are balking at how much state aid is in Biden
Republicans are balking at how much state aid is in Biden's stimulus, but Democrats maintain it's necessary for a full recovery

Tax revenues fell 0.12% on average for 47 states, but Democrats argue the $350 billion in state aid in Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus is necessary.

Biden cuts 16 million people off from stimulus checks after striking deal with moderate Senate Democrats, study says
Biden cuts 16 million people off from stimulus checks after striking deal with moderate Senate Democrats, study says

Biden approved phasing out direct payments entirely for individuals making above $80,000 and for married couples earning more than $160,000.

Israel suspects Iran connection to Mediterranean oil spill
Israel suspects Iran connection to Mediterranean oil spill
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  • 2021-03-03 20:20:14Z

Israeli authorities said Wednesday that a Libyan-owned tanker suspected of smuggling oil from Iran to Syria was responsible for spilling tons of crude into...

Police looking for driver after hit-and-run
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  • 2021-03-03 20:16:00Z

Mar. 3-SHARON - Police are looking for the driver of a 2019 Dodge Charger suspected in a hit-and-run accident early Tuesday. Sharon police Capt. Travis...

Man wanted for scam in Brookfield
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  • 2021-03-03 20:16:00Z

Mar. 3-BROOKFIELD - Police are looking for a man accused of scamming his alleged neighbors. Steven Edward Kuhn Jr., 53, Warren, Ohio, reportedly stopped at...

Catalytic converters stolen from Sharon auto sales business
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  • 2021-03-03 20:16:00Z

Mar. 3-SHARON - When Phil Cooper arrived Monday morning at his used-car lot, he found a disaster. Over the weekend, someone had stolen what he thought had...

Ill-gotten gain
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  • 2021-03-03 20:16:00Z

Mar. 3-SHARON - When Phil Cooper arrived Monday morning at his car lot, he found a disaster. Over the weekend, someone had stolen what he thought had been...

Biden says world on cusp of some
Biden says world on cusp of some 'real breakthroughs' on cancer
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  • 2021-03-03 20:14:33Z

U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday met with a bipartisan group of lawmakmers to brainstorm ways to accelerate the fight against cancer, saying he believed...

Huawei CFO lawyer says Trump comments a
Huawei CFO lawyer says Trump comments a 'salvo' in trade war
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  • 2021-03-03 20:13:37Z

Comments made by former U.S. President Donald Trump turned a senior executive for Chinese communications giant Huawei Technologies, into a "bargaining chip" ...

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