Doreen McCallister

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'Gong Show' Host Chuck Barris Dies; Game Show Creator Was 87

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Barris died of natural causes Tuesday at his home in Palisades, N.Y., according to publicist Paul Shefrin. Critics called Barris "The King of Schlock" or "The Baron of Bad Taste."

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NCAA Stunner: South Carolina Boots Duke From Tournament

Monday, March 20, 2017

Second-seed Duke was knocked out of the men's NCAA basketball tournament on Sunday by No. 7 seed South Carolina, 88-81.

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Mitch Seavey Wins Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, Sets 2 Records

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Seavey, who previously won the Iditarod in 2013 and 2004, became the fastest and the oldest musher to win the race. He also beat his son, defending champion Dallas Seavey.

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Out Like A Lion: Nor'easter Caps Last Days Of Winter With A Frosty Finale

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The storm swept through the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast on Tuesday, leaving more than 200,000 utility customers without power and some 6,000 canceled flights in its wake.

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Dozens Dead Or Missing In Landslide At Ethiopian Garbage Dump

Monday, March 13, 2017

People at the Koshe Garbage Landfill at the time of the collapse included scavengers looking for items to sell and people who rented homes at the site. More than 60 people are said to have died.

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Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade Organizer To Reconsider Ban On Gay Veterans Group

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Politicians said they would not attend the event after parade organizers voted to exclude a group of LGBTQ military veterans, saying their rainbow logo was too sexually suggestive.

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Grammy Award-Winning Latin Jazz Flutist Dave Valentin Dies At 64

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Valentin became one of the pre-eminent flutists in Latin jazz, known for his creative combination of fusion, pop and R&B. Valentin died Wednesday of complications from a stroke, his manager said.

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Female Workers Asked To Join In 'A Day Without A Woman' Protests

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

To show the economic importance of women, organizers are encouraging them to take the day off from paid and unpaid labor and not to shop — except at women and minority owned and small businesses.

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Waffle House Co-Founder Joe Rogers Sr. Dies At 97

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Joe Rogers Sr. and Tom Forkner opened the first Waffle House in 1955. Since then, the yellow Waffle House sign has become a familiar landmark in the Southeast.

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2 Inmates Are Killed In Nebraska Prison Disturbance

Friday, March 03, 2017

Officials at Tecumseh State Correctional Institution have not provided details about how the two inmates died. A 2015 riot there also left two inmates dead and caused extensive damage.

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Loses Bonus And Stock Award Over Security Breach

Thursday, March 02, 2017

A probe by an independent board found that Yahoo senior executives failed to "properly comprehend or investigate" a 2014 security breach. There was a separate breach in 2013.

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Snapchat Parent's Stock Soars By 50 Percent On First Day Of Trading

Thursday, March 02, 2017

After pricing its initial public offering of 200 million nonvoting shares at $17 each, Snap Inc., saw the stock rise to more than $25 a share.

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Amazon Cloud Outage Disrupts Traffic For Websites, Apps

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

The cloud-computing service went down around midday on Tuesday, and Amazon said the issue was resolved just after 5 p.m. ET. Thousands of companies were affected by the outage.

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Takata Pleads Guilty In Air Bag Scheme, Will Pay $1 Billion In Penalties

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Japanese auto parts maker pleaded guilty Monday to fraud and agreed to pay $1 billion for concealing a deadly defect in millions of its air bag inflators.

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'People's Court' Judge Joseph Wapner Dies At 97

Monday, February 27, 2017

The People's Court was one of the biggest hits among syndicated reality TV shows. Judge Joseph Wapner was joined on the show by real-life bailiff Rusty Burrell and host Doug Llewelyn.

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Sen. McCain Makes Unannounced Trip To Syria To Meet With U.S. Forces

Thursday, February 23, 2017

John McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, went to Syria last week to discuss the campaign for defeating militants from the Islamic State.

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Cressida Dick Named Scotland Yard's First Female Top Cop

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Cressida Dick, 56, a former beat cop in London's West End, on Wednesday was named the first female police commissioner in the organization's 188-year history.

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Toy Fair Shows Off What's New As Toys R Us Cuts 250 Corporate Jobs

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

A day before the International Toy Fair opened in New York, Toys R Us announced it was laying off between 10 and 15 percent of its corporate employees.

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Trump Meets Finalists; May Expand Search For National Security Adviser

Monday, February 20, 2017

President Trump on Sunday interviewed four finalists for the job of national security adviser. A White House spokesman says more names may be added to the list on Monday.

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Rat-Related Disease Kills 1, Bronx Residents Angered By Infestation

Thursday, February 16, 2017

New York City residents in the affected area of the Bronx say they've complained for years about the rats. One person has died from leptospirosis which commonly occurs through exposure to rat urine.

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