Space station air leak forces middle-of-night crew wakeup

A small air leak at the International Space Station finally has been traced to the Russian side, following a middle-of-the-night search by astronauts. NASA said Tuesday that the two Russians and one American on board were awakened late Monday to hurriedly seal hatches between compartments and search for the ongoing leak, which appeared to be […]

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Rapper NBA YoungBoy among 16 arrested in Louisiana’s capital

Rap artist NBA YoungBoy is among 16 people who have been arrested on drug and firearm charges in Louisiana’s capital city By The Associated Press September 29, 2020, 6:47 PM • 2 min read BATON ROUGE, La. — Rap artist NBA YoungBoy is among 16 people arrested Monday on drug and firearm charges in Louisiana’s […]

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Chinese teacher who poisoned 25 kindergarteners out of ‘revenge’ sentenced to death

A Chinese teacher has been sentenced to death after a court found that she poisoned more than two dozen kindergarteners, killing one, to wage revenge on a coworker after disagreements “over student management issues.” Wang Yun was accused in March 2019 of poisoning 25 young children in Jiaozuo city by tainting their breakfast with sodium nitrite, which […]

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Two women accuse Nikola founder Trevor Milton of sexual assault

Nikola founder Trevor Milton has been formally accused of sexually assaulting two women — including his own cousin — when they were teenagers years ago, a new report says. The allegations add to the swirl of controversy surrounding the 38-year-old figurehead of the electric-vehicle startup, who stepped down as Nikola’s chairman last week after he […]

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Lakers keep sharp focus on winning another NBA championship

The Lakers have been in the NBA’s bubble for almost three months now, thriving despite the obstacles that have come from being away from home for so long. They could be here for another two weeks, but the Lakers won’t complain because they are playing in the NBA Finals against the Miami Heat, and they […]

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Biden supporters trying to take over ‘Trump corner’ on popular Florida street

There has been growing friction between Joe Biden supporters and supporters of President Trump in Palm Beach, Fla., as both sides vie for a coveted street corner spot, to spread their political message to the masses. Every Friday from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Trump supporters arrive at the northwest corner of PGA Boulevard and Military Trail […]

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Verizon scrambling to unload HuffPost as losses mount

Verizon has been quietly scrambling to unload HuffPost as it grapples with continued losses at the left-leaning news and culture website, The Post has learned.  The telecom giant — which acquired the site formerly known as the Huffington Post as part of its $4.4 billion purchase of AOL in 2015 — has approached multiple digital-media […]

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Donald Trump Was the Real Winner of ‘The Apprentice’

Donald J. Trump’s greatest success as a businessman, it turns out, was playing one on TV. It’s always been obvious that hosting “The Apprentice” was crucial to the president’s eventual political fortunes. But as a Times investigation into more than two decades of his tax data details, the NBC reality show was also the better […]

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Billie Eilish announces premiere date for Apple TV+ documentary

Get ready to see a lot more of Billie Eilish. The 18-year-old singer, who has been notoriously hush-hush about many aspects of her private life, announced the premiere date for her forthcoming AppleTV+ documentary feature film, called “Billie Eilish: The World’s A Little Blurry.” Directed by R.J. Cutler (“The September Issue,” “The War Room”), the […]

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Mother charged in fatal stabbing of 5-year-old Chicago girl

Police say a mother has been charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of her 5-year-old daughter on Chicago’s West Side over the weekend By The Associated Press September 28, 2020, 5:06 PM • 1 min read CHICAGO — A mother has been charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of her 5-year-old daughter on […]

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Louisville drops curfew, legislator questions rioting law

A curfew is being lifted in Louisville, where many people have been arrested for refusing to stop their nighttime protests after a grand jury’s decision not to charge officers in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor By The Associated Press September 28, 2020, 4:00 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this […]

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‘Laguna Beach’ Cast: Where Are They Now? — Updates On Lauren, Kristin, Stephen & More

It’s been 14 years since audiences took a trip to the shores of ‘Laguna Beach.’ Now, we’re taking a look at where the original stars of the show are today! Find out about Lauren Conrad and more! On September 28, 2004, MTV viewers packed their bags and took a trip to the beach. The getaway, […]

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Snap judgment: Bears make moves with Robert Quinn, Darnell Mooney, David Montgomery

Quinn has been a significant factor since returning from an ankle injury. | AP Photos A weekly look at the Bears’ snap counts and what they indicate about coach Matt Nagy’s plan. The Bears would love to manage the reps for their veteran stars in order to avoid late-season burnout, but the way the first […]

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Organizer arrested after driving car into California protest

An organizer of a Southern California demonstration against racism has been jailed on suspicion of attempted murder after authorities say she drove through a crowd and struck two counter-protesters By BRIAN MELLEY Associated Press September 27, 2020, 10:10 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LOS ANGELES — An organizer […]

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Walker Buehler gets nod to start in Game 1 of wild-card round for Dodgers

Clayton Kershaw has been one of the best pitchers in the major leagues in 2020, unearthing previously lost velocity and sharpening his stuff to post a 2.16 ERA in 10 starts, while Walker Buehler got off to a slow start before a blister landed him on the injured list twice. But Buehler, not Kershaw, will […]

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The origins and meaning of ‘Let Russ Cook’ | Sunday NFL Countdown

From Memes to the field, Seahawks fans on Twitter have been saying Let Russ Cook for over a season and it seems like the team is listening. Mina Kimes examines the new approach to offense in Seattle, that has its roots on twitter. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ http://espnplus.com/youtube ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to […]

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Police arrest dozens during unauthorized Maryland car rally

More than 100 people have been arrested on criminal and traffic offenses during an unauthorized car rally in a Maryland city, where confrontations between participants and police were captured on videos By The Associated Press September 27, 2020, 3:56 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article OCEAN CITY, Md. — […]

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Commentary: For a conflicted college football junkie, Saturday’s games are a healing tonic

The routine of a fall Saturday morning has been the same for three decades: Wake up hours earlier than usual out of pure anticipation. Put on ESPN’s “College GameDay,” a habit many of us college football obsessives can’t kick even as the show has lost some magic. Map out the TV schedule for all four […]

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Anthony Davis, Dwyane Wade or Kyrie Irving: Who has been LeBron’s best running mate? | #Greeny

Brian Windhorst speaks with Mike Greenberg to weigh in on who has been LeBron James’ best running mate throughout his NBA career: Anthony Davis on the Los Angeles Lakers, Dwyane Wade on the Miami Heat or Kyrie Irving on the Cleveland Cavaliers. #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ http://espnplus.com/youtube ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to […]

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This You Gotta See: Cubs, White Sox armed and ready for Games 1 and 2 of playoffs

Kyle Hendricks — here in Game 7 of the 2016 World Series — has been in huge moments before. | Photo by Gene J. Puskar-Pool/Getty Images The big stage is ready. Pressure? What pressure? “Still no fans in the playoffs, right?” Yu Darvish said. “I think [it won’t] feel any different.” We’ll see about that. […]

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Judge Napolitano on Trump’s third Supreme Court nominee: ‘This is a moment of triumph’

President Trump has been “utterly faithful” to his promises about the Supreme Court, Fox News senior judicial analyst Andrew Napolitano said Saturday. “For Donald Trump, this is a moment of triumph. Three justices in the three and a half years — all of a similar intellect and all of a similar attitude about the Constitution,” the former judge said on “Fox & Friends Weekend.” TRUMP […]

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Here’s What 4 of Our Reporters Are Watching as Voting Begins to Unfold

Perhaps never before in American history has the act of voting been so closely scrutinized before a presidential election. A pandemic, partisan attacks on voting rights and a White House incumbent falsely warning of fraud have put extraordinary pressure on the democratic process. The Times’s Politics editor, Patrick Healy, spoke with four reporters who are […]

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Chargers’ offense runs better behind Austin Ekeler-Josh Kelley combination

So much of this still-brief Chargers season has been about the quarterbacks, Tyrod Taylor and Justin Herbert. The running backs have received much less attention but not because of a lack of production. Entering Week 3, the Chargers rank sixth in the NFL with a per-game rushing average of 169 yards. They haven’t finished a […]

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