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Inside Cory Booker’s underdog campaign to win Iowa

Sioux City, Iowa (CNN)Sen. Cory Booker was fielding the usual voter questions in northwestern Iowa on Friday, capping off a day of schlepping across 200 miles of fertile caucus land, when a man asked him “The Question.” Those candidates — along with former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders, and businessman Tom Steyer — […]

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Elon Musk’s defense argues British caver Vernon Unsworth was not harmed by ‘pedo guy’ tweet

Los Angeles (CNN Business)There is a photo in which Vernon Unsworth is standing next to Theresa May in front of 10 Downing Street, where the former British prime minister gave a hero’s welcome to the divers who helped rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in Thailand. That probably wouldn’t have […]

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This is House Democrats’ big chance to bring in John Bolton

(CNN)US District Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson ruled on Monday that former White House counsel Don McGahn must honor a House subpoena to testify. “The primary takeaway from the past 250 years of recorded American history is that Presidents are not kings,” Jackson wrote. “This means that they do not have subjects, bound by loyalty or […]

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Gretchen Carlson fights back against nondisclosure agreements like the one she signed with Fox News

New York (CNN Business)The new movie Bombshell depicts former “Fox and Friends” host Gretchen Carlson’s 2016 lawsuit against then-Fox News CEO Roger Ailes for sexual harassment, and the movement that followed. “I see this as the next phase of the revolution, that women want their voices back … Enough is enough,” Carlson said. “We want […]

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This Morning’s Phil and Holly deny claims of a rift

But over the last few months, there have been repeated stories in The Sun about cracks in their relationship. Asked by Newsbeat if it was true they were sick of each other, Phil replied: “We have such a laugh. We’re best mates, she’s like the sister I never had. I just adore working with her, […]

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California girl, 5, sells hot cocoa, cookies to help pay off students’ lunch debt

“She’s very inquisitive,” Katelynn’s mother Karina Hardee said. (Photo: KSWB) MICHIGAN BOY’S ENTIRE KINDERGARTEN CLASS SHOWS UP TO ADOPTION HEARING: ‘TOO CUTE!’ Katelynn then came up with a plan to help: “I can give money to the lunch people so they’ll have money,” she said. After previously hosting lemonade stands during the summer, she figured she’d […]

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George H.W. Bush children: What our dad’s life taught us

(CNN)Despite the very public nature of his role, our father, the late President George H.W. Bush, was a humble man who preferred to keep the spotlight off himself. However, now that we find ourselves upon the first anniversary of his passing, we wanted to take a moment to share more about the legacy of kindness […]

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Man dies after double stabbing in east London

It is the third murder investigation in London during the weekend. On Saturday morning a 27-year-old man was killed in Whitechapel and in the early hours of Sunday a 26-year-old man was fatally stabbed in West Ealing.

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Towns see Christmas trees shrink by a third

Image copyright Scottish Borders Council Image caption In previous years the trees have been about 50% taller than they are this year The trees go out to Selkirk, Galashiels, Hawick, Melrose, Peebles, Innerleithen, Jedburgh, Kelso and Eyemouth. Image copyright Scottish Borders Council Image caption Innerleithen is another town to receive a shorter tree Image copyright […]

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Florida teen jailed after allegedly stabbing boyfriend in hospital bed with surgical scissors: report

Tania D. Sherrod, 18, of St. Petersburg, Fla., was arrested on Dec. 4 for a Nov. 19 incident in which she is charged with stabbing her boyfriend multiple times as he lay in a hospital bed. (Pinellas County Jail) She became “irate” when her boyfriend would not permit her see his phone, the Times reported. […]

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