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Trump ally Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in prison

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As low-end wine prices fall, premium varieties likely won't budge

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Al Pacino brings his theater experience to 'Hunters'

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U.S. News - Tennessee executes man for 1985 prison slaying

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World News - 2 passengers of coronavirus-infected ship die in Japan

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Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar resigns as Dail struggles to elect new leader

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Experts: China seeking to normalize military presence beyond borders

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Entertainment News - Famous birthdays for Feb. 21: Rep. John Lewis, Sophie Turner

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Bethenny Frankel to star in business competition series

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Jude Law to star in Taika Waititi's Showtime horror-comedy

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Odd News - Moose runs down crowded ski slope in Sweden

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Paraglider rescued from power lines in California

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Health News - 'Brain stimulator' may boost stroke recovery

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Gay men underestimate HPV risk, researchers say

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Travel restrictions have varied efficacy at containing disease outbreaks

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Science News - Adidas, Delta Faucet prep research projects for International Space Station

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Cracks actually protect historical paintings against environmental fluctuation

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Himalayan wolf uniquely adapted to life at high altitudes

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Defense News - Navy installs ODIN laser weapon system to counter aerial drones

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800 paratroopers return to Ft. Bragg after January deployment to Middle East

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USS Eisenhower, CSG 10 deploy after COMPTUEX exercise with allies

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Sports News - NFL owners approve terms of new collective bargaining agreement proposal

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Detroit Lions to cut veteran DT Damon 'Snacks' Harrison

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Browns' Jarvis Landry expected to be ready for 2020 season after hip surgery

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Out-of-this-world images from space

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Highlights from the 62nd running of the Daytona 500

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Poll: 77% of Americans confident government can handle coronavirus outbreak -- A Gallup poll found that 77 percent of Americans were confident in the federal government's ability to handle an outbreak of the coronavirus, which is known officially as COVID-19.

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March for Our Lives co-founders endorse Bernie Sanders for president -- Several co-founders of March For Our Lives endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders for president Thursday.

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Barbie introduces Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Jean King and Florence Nightingale dolls -- Barbie added Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Jean King and Florence Nightingale to its Inspiring Women series on Thursday.

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Small plane crash kills three in Texas -- A small plane crash in rural West Texas left three people dead Thursday, local law enforcement said.

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Federal appeals court blocks Mississippi 'heartbeat' abortion law -- The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals blocked a Mississippi law that would ban abortions as early as the sixth week of pregnancy on Thursday.

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Browns lineman arrested for allegedly possessing 157 pounds of marijuana -- Cleveland Browns player Gregory Robinson and another man were arrested after U.S. Border Patrol agents found them with 157 pounds of marijuana inside a rental car, the U.S. Department of Justice said Thursday.

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N.Y. man pleads guilty in NCAA bribery scheme -- A New York man pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to charges that he attempted to bribe a college basketball player to fix a Division 1 game in December 2018, his attorney said.

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'Stranger Things' widened awareness of rare bone disorder -- Actor Gaten Matarazzo III was born with a rare genetic disorder that affects bone development. Ever since his Netflix series "Stranger Things" became a hit, public interest in the condition has shot up, a new study says.

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Funeral set for S.D. man killed in year's fifth fatal grain bin accident -- Funeral services will be held Friday for a South Dakota farmer who was killed earlier this week in a grain bin accident.

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Knowledge may increase American interest in plant-based diets -- A new poll suggests that education is all that stops most Americans from embracing plant-based diets that are better for the planet.

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Pioneer who invented 'cut, copy and paste' for computers dies at 74

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USC makes tuition free to students of families making $80,000 or less

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Federal appeals court blocks Mississippi 'heartbeat' abortion law

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Browns lineman arrested for allegedly possessing 157 pounds of marijuana

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Turkey starts new fight in contested Idlib to repel Syrian forces

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On Feb. 21, 1934, Nicaraguan guerrilla leader Cesar Augusto Sandino was killed by members of the country's national guard.

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Hurricanes benefit mangroves in Florida's Everglades, study finds - ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Mangrove forests in the Florida Everglades benefit from nutrients and sediment washed up during some major hurricanes, and that helps coastal areas adapt to rising seas, a study concludes.

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Expect Iranians to boycott sham elections, continue calls for regime change

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