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A veteran won a $4 million lottery prize using the numbers from a fortune cookie

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

The North Carolina man turned his meal at an Asian restaurant into a Mega Millions jackpot when his cookies turned out to be extra fortunate.

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Meet Justice Ayesha Malik, Pakistan's first female Supreme Court judge

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Malik was sworn in on Monday, shattering a glass ceiling in a country where only about 17% of judges are women.

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Amy Schneider now has the 2nd-highest winning streak in 'Jeopardy!' history

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

After Schneider won her 39th consecutive game Monday — despite answering incorrectly in Final Jeopardy — all-time record-holder Ken Jennings announced the milestone onstage as the audience applauded.

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So you want to be the landlord-king of a remote English island

Monday, January 24, 2022

Piel Island is made up of 50 acres a half-mile off England's northwestern coast, home to wildlife, castle ruins and a centuries-old pub. It's looking for a new landlord, who will also be crowned king.

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A luxury cruise ship rerouted to the Bahamas over an arrest warrant for unpaid fuel

Monday, January 24, 2022

The Crystal Symphony was supposed to dock in Miami, but ended up in the Bahamas after a U.S. judge granted an order to seize the ship as part of a breach-of-contract lawsuit.

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A court in the U.K. says Julian Assange can keep fighting his extradition to the U.S.

Monday, January 24, 2022

Lawyers for the WikiLeaks founder have 14 days to submit their application to the U.K.'s Supreme Court, which will decide whether to hear the case. His supporters see the ruling as a partial win.

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Kiribati and Samoa implement rare lockdowns after travelers test positive

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Dozens of travelers from Fiji tested positive in Kiribati, prompting the island nation to implement its first lockdown. Samoa's order followed a cluster of cases in airline passengers from Australia.

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Arizona Democrats have censured Kyrsten Sinema over her pro-filibuster vote

Saturday, January 22, 2022

The symbolic action comes as Sinema has come under criticism from progressive groups in Arizona after she voted to uphold the filibuster in the Senate.

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A Tongan man says he swam for more than 24 hours after a tsunami swept him out to sea

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Lisala Folau told a local broadcaster about his swimming journey, which lasted more than a day and took him to three islands. Social media users hearing his story are calling him "real-life Aquaman."

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New York City's natural history museum has removed a Theodore Roosevelt statue

Thursday, January 20, 2022

New York City's American Museum of Natural History began the process of removing the controversial statue from its entrance on Tuesday night. It will be shipped to North Dakota in the coming weeks.

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Remembering legend Lusia Harris, the only woman to be officially drafted by the NBA

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Harris scored the first points in Olympic women's basketball history and was the first Black woman inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame, among other accolades. She turned the NBA down in 1977.

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The Biden administration will give out 400 million free N95 masks

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The high-quality masks will go to pharmacies and community health centers starting this week in an effort to control the spread of COVID-19.

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3 cats have outmaneuvered their 2 humans to hold a blender hostage for weeks

Friday, January 14, 2022

Jessica and Nikii Gerson-Neeves don't want to end the standoff that has brought joy to so many people. But they also want to use their blender, which has been in a box in their kitchen since December.

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COVID was again the leading cause of death among U.S. law enforcement in 2021

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Some 458 officers died in the line of duty, making 2021 the deadliest year since 1930. The vast majority of deaths — 301 — are attributed to COVID-19, followed by firearm and traffic incidents.

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The Red Cross says there's a blood shortage nationwide. Here's how you can help

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

A combination of the pandemic and severe weather have disrupted planned blood drives and caused a drop in donations.

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A court upheld the firing of 2 LAPD officers who ignored a robbery to play Pokémon Go

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

A California court denied the appeal of Louis Lozano and Eric Mitchell, who were fired from the Los Angeles Police Department after the 2017 incident. Their lawyer says they're evaluating next steps.

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Israeli scientists have trained goldfish to drive, in a scene out of a Dr. Seuss book

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

An experiment involving a robotic tank on wheels and six trained goldfish may offer insights into animals' ability to navigate unfamiliar environments.

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Bob Saget's co-stars and fellow comedians are remembering his humor and kindness

Monday, January 10, 2022

John Stamos, Norman Lear and Whoopi Goldberg are among those paying tribute to the actor and comedian, who was found dead in an Orlando hotel room on Sunday at age 65.

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Michaela Jaé Rodriguez from 'Pose' is the 1st trans actress to win a Golden Globe

Monday, January 10, 2022

While Sunday night's Golden Globes were not televised, Rodriguez gave an acceptance speech on Instagram Live in which she thanked those who worked on the show and spoke of paving the way for others.

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This heroic dog traversed the interstate to lead police to her injured owner

Wednesday, January 05, 2022

What started as a report of a dog loose on the highway ended with the timely rescue of two injured humans. One-year-old Tinsley, a Shiloh Shepherd, is getting praise and extra treats for her heroism.

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