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Sean Connery, who defined the role of 'James Bond' for a generation, dies at 90

32 min 34 sec ago

Oscar-winning Sean Connery, has died at age 90, according to the BBC who was informed by the actor's family, and Variety.

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Kirstie Alley told not to 'downplay' loss of life after slamming CNN's COVID-19 coverage

1 hour 44 min ago

CNN clapped back at Kirstie Alley who took to Twitter Friday to slam the outlet's coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Due to Big Ten policy, Wolverines fan says he will miss first game at Michigan Stadium since 1964

2 hours 45 min ago

Michigan fan John Levinson says Saturday's game will be the first time he's not been present at a Wolverines game at the Big House since 1964.

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Coronavirus updates: New virus restrictions roll out amid pushback; US daily deaths may soon triple; lockdowns in Europe

3 hours 25 min ago

A surge in COVID-19 cases is underway in the U.S. and abroad, leading to a new round of virus-related rules in some areas. Latest COVID news.

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'The most visited state': Trump, Biden barnstorm Pennsylvania as key state on final campaign weekend

3 hours 55 min ago

Pennsylvania, where Trump and Biden will each campaign on the final campaign weekend, could be the tipping point deciding who wins the White House.

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Despite suppression tactics, young voters are 'raising hell' with historic early voting turnout

3 hours 56 min ago

Young voters face voting obstacles from cumbersome voter ID laws to a lack of polling places. Still, they're turning out in historic numbers.

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Voting 2020 updates: Texas early vote count surges past 2016 numbers; massive number of lawsuits already filed; COVID shutters Florida poll

4 hours 56 min ago

Early voting has swept across the US in record form, including by a 99-year-old first-time voter. There are lots of lawsuits. News you need to know.

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Hospitals overwhelmed: Exhausted staffs, surging COVID-19 cases push nation's limits

5 hours 54 min ago

The worsening COVID-19 outbreak, fueled by Americans' fatigue, means hospitals are scrambling for more doctors, nurses and therapists to fill shifts.

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Terror attacks in France over Mohammad cartoons spark debate on secularism, Islamophobia

5 hours 57 min ago

Recent attacks in France, linked to depictions of the Prophet Mohammad, have reignited tensions over the limits of free expression and secularism.

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Heidi Klum debuts her 2020 Halloween costumes: See exclusive, behind-the-scenes photos

6 hours 30 min ago

Check out exclusive, behind-the-scenes photos from the making of Heidi Klum's 2020 Halloween family video.

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'We were ready to leave': LeBron James sought guidance from Barack Obama during NBA boycott

October 30, 2020 - 11:34pm

LeBron James says he sought guidance from former President Obama about leaving bubble following the NBA boycott after the shooting of Jacob Blake.

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WNBA star Sue Bird, USWNT stalwart Megan Rapinoe announce their engagement

October 30, 2020 - 8:52pm

WNBA star Sue Bird and USWNT standout Megan Rapinoe are engaged. Bird shared the news with a post on social media Friday night.

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'Politically correct': Trump pokes Fox News Host Laura Ingraham for wearing a mask

October 30, 2020 - 8:25pm

The Center for Disease Control and top health officials advise wearing face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Inspire Brands, parent company of Arby's and Sonic, to purchase Dunkin' Brands for $11.3 billion

October 30, 2020 - 8:16pm

Dunkin' Brands is expected to join the Inspire Brands Inc. in a deal worth $11.3 billion and considered one of the largest restaurant deals in years.

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Kentucky State Police training presentation quoting Hitler is 'unacceptable,' governor says

October 30, 2020 - 8:05pm

The Kentucky State Police training slideshow by a former top official quoted Adolf Hitler three times and advocated for officers to use "ruthless" violence.

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Will Trump be a one-term president? Here's the list of the Commanders-in-Chief denied a second term

October 30, 2020 - 6:52pm

From John Adams to George H.W. Bush, nearly 10 American presidents have run for re-election and lost throughout U.S. history.

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Kyle Rittenhouse, accused in fatal Kenosha shootings, will face homicide charges in Wisconsin

October 30, 2020 - 6:48pm

An Illinois judge on Friday ordered Kyle Rittenhouse to be extradited to Wisconsin, where he faces homicide charges in Kenosha County.

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Family of Betsy DeVos among Michigan's biggest political donors

October 30, 2020 - 6:47pm

A Free Press analysis of big money donations from Michigan shows much of it going to Republican-leaning political committees.

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Florida failed to spend $10 million for election security, COVID-19 protection at polls

October 30, 2020 - 6:05pm

Federal funds sent to Florida are sitting in a state account as "unbudgeted reserve." But Secretary of State Laurel Lee insists the state is ready.

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Dyson vacuums, purifiers and hair tools are majorly discounted for Black Friday 2020

October 30, 2020 - 5:32pm

These Black Friday 2020 deals on top-rated Dyson vacuum machines, air purifiers and hair tools will save you tons—get the details.

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