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Baylor women's coach Kim Mulkey blames 'almighty dollar' for college basketball's COVID problems

53 min 57 sec ago

Baylor coach Kim Mulkey says NCAA pushing forward despite COVID issues shows money "is more important than the health" of players, coaches.

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'Grateful at 90': James Earl Jones marks landmark birthday with strawberry shortcake and a big wish

54 min 31 sec ago

James Earl Jones will celebrate his 90th birthday Sunday with his favorite cake and a big wish for the world in the year ahead.

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Tom Brady fulfills promise of autographed jersey for Washington Football Team's Chase Young

1 hour 49 min ago

After last week's postgame conversation goes viral, Bucs QB Tom Brady puts signature, playful jab on No. 12 jersey for Washington DE Chase Young.

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to receive COVID-19 vaccine as part of NBA efforts to promote vaccination

2 hours 48 min ago

The NBA has said it won't jump the line to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, but the league is encouraging the general public to receive it.

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Paleologos on the Poll: Inauguration Day isn't the end of the Trump era. It's just the beginning.

3 hours 10 min ago

David Paleologos, director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center, says Trump would be the favorite in the 2024 GOP primary.

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Live politics updates: 'You're the most important figure in the Republican Party,' Graham tells Trump via Fox News

3 hours 29 min ago

"You're the most important figure in the Republican Party," Graham said, directly addressing the president during a Fox News interview.

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Protest live updates: State capitols tighten security, DC locks down; heavily armed man arrested with 'unauthorized' inauguration ID

3 hours 35 min ago

States are increasing security at capitols while D.C. locks down Sunday ahead of expected protests before the inauguration. Live coverage.

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Capitol protest tracker: Here's a live look at capitols across the US

3 hours 46 min ago

FBI officials are warning of protests at all 50 state capitols and the U.S. Capitol in the days leading up to inauguration. Here are live updates.

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Facing an income-tax surprise? Now is a good time to update your W-4

4 hours 16 min ago

More than a year ago, the IRS released a redesigned form W-4 on which taxpayers figure how much money they should withhold from their paychecks

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As nation braces for armed protests, First and Second amendments intersect — or collide

4 hours 24 min ago

While the sight of armed protesters may not be a uniquely Arizona phenomenon, it is a signature image of modern times.

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USA TODAY/Suffolk Poll: Americans, braced for violence at the inauguration, see democracy damaged after Trump

4 hours 37 min ago

A new USA TODAY/Suffolk Poll finds President Trump's standing has eroded since the U.S. Capitol riot. A majority predict violence at Joe Biden's inauguration.

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Opinion: If Tim Tebow is ever going to reconsider the NFL, the time is now

5 hours 27 min ago

Look at how the Saints employ Taysom Hill. It doesn't take much imagination to picture Tim Tebow in that role for Urban Meyer and the Jaguars.

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Indianapolis' 'once-in-a-lifetime' March Madness will go on — because for NCAA, it has to

5 hours 38 min ago

Losing another NCAA men's basketball tournament would be financially catastrophic, and, despite challenges, NCAA will find a way to make it happen.

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Rioters who love their guns could lose them if convicted of felonies in US Capitol siege

6 hours 4 min ago

Almost any federal offense punishable by at least a year in prison can trigger the gun ban, which would prohibit possession in any state.

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Opinion: Why the Robert Saleh hire shows Jets are finally going in the right direction

6 hours 7 min ago

New York Jets' fans haven't been this happy in a long time. And while a lot of it is about the man they hired, it's also about how they got there.

Categories: World/National News ranks the best spots to enjoy year-round camping, from San Diego to Orlando

6 hours 33 min ago

Even as we head into the cooler months, families are yearning for activities outdoors. RVShare shares its top locations for warm-weather camping.

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'Social Security is your retirement income anchor': When to claim, explained

7 hours 33 min ago

Knowing a thing or two about Social Security and when is best to claim benefits could improve your chances of having the retirement you desire.

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In Florida, are rich people jumping to the head of the COVID-19 vaccine line?

7 hours 33 min ago

Some media coverage suggests those with the resources and connections can get a shot, while everyone else must wait. Is there a better way?

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With America's attention on COVID-19, drugmakers are quietly raising US prescription prices

8 hours 32 min ago

Just halfway through January, Americans already have seen more price hikes on name brand drugs than during the entire month last year.

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FedEx and UPS deliver on COVID-19 vaccine shipments, but mission still sees slowdowns

8 hours 33 min ago

FedEx and UPS' COVID-19 vaccine delivery appears to be going smoothly, but slowdowns are happening after they handle the shipments.

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