Deadly microbe water warning lifted for final Texas city

Environmental officials in Texas have lifted a warning for a final Houston-area community to stop using tap water because it might be tainted with a deadly brain-eating microbe, but with a warning that the water should be boiled before being consumed By The Associated Press September 27, 2020, 8:57 PM • 4 min read Share […]

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Kaley Cuoco remembers how Alyssa Milano welcomed her to the final season of ‘Charmed’

Kaley Cuoco remembers how Alyssa Milano welcomed her to the final season of ‘Charmed’ Ethan Alter Senior Writer, Yahoo Entertainment September 25, 2020 [embedded content] It’s never easy to be the new kid in class… especially when that class is the last season of a popular TV show. That’s the situation Kaley Cuoco found herself […]

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Biden’s low-key campaign style worries some Democrats

WILMINGTON, Del. — The final stretch of a presidential campaign is typically a nonstop mix of travel, caffeine and adrenaline. But as the worst pandemic in a century bears down on the United States, Joe Biden is taking a lower key approach. Since his Aug. 11 selection of California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate, […]

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EU/UK trade deal will fail if divorce treaty threatened, Ireland says

© Reuters. Puzzle with printed EU and UK flags DUBLIN (Reuters) – Any final trade deal between the European Union and Britain will only be ratified if EU member states are fully certain the Brexit withdrawal agreement will be implemented in full, Irish Foreign Minister said on Thursday. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plunged Brexit […]

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Covid-19 Live Updates: Virus Experts Are Set to Face the Senate

Here’s what you need to know: Johnson & Johnson begins the final stage of clinical trials for its one-shot vaccine. With the independence of public health agencies under scrutiny, U.S. virus experts are set to testify in the Senate. Plastic face shields do little to reduce the spread of the virus, research suggests. After months […]

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‘You don’t call that play’ – Stephen A. on the Patriots’ final play vs. the Seahawks | First Take

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Keyshawn Johnson react to Cam Newton getting stopped on the final play of the New England Patriots’ Week 2 loss against Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on […]

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How the Lakers pulled out Game 2 win in the last 20 seconds

The final 20.8 seconds during Game 2 of the Western Conference finals was full of drama for the Lakers. It was full of stops and starts, twists and turns and unknowns until the last second was drained off the clock inside of AdventHealth Arena. It wasn’t until Anthony Davis delivered the biggest shot of his […]

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Elliott: No booing Gary Bettman? Stanley Cup Final will be another strange experience

Anthony Cirelli’s overtime goal had just sent the Tampa Bay Lightning to the Stanley Cup Final and it felt like old times. Lights flashed, the goal horn blared, and the winners dashed off the bench to hug each other and celebrate defeating the New York Islanders in the Eastern Conference finals. Fans roared — but […]

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Barack Obama memoir first volume coming Nov. 17

President Barack Obama smiles during his final presidential news conference in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, in 2017. | AP It’s called “A Promised Land” and will cover his swift and historic rise to the White House and his first term in office. NEW YORK — The first volume of former […]

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A Wrigley farewell? An emotional Jon Lester reflects on what could be his final start at Wrigley Field

Pitcher Jon Lester might have walked off the Wrigley Field diamond for the final time Wednesday night. | Kamil Krzaczynski/AP “I didn’t think six years would go this fast,” Lester said after his final home start of 2020. Almost six years ago, Jon Lester took a chance. One of the game’s true aces made the […]

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UCLA’s graduate transfers could give it two more college tries

They arrived with hopes of completing one final college football season, worried it might get yanked away, never imagining they might be granted a bonus slate of games. Come for a season, stay for the 2-for-1 special? That’s a possibility for UCLA’s four graduate transfers, who could go from short-timers to needing to renew their […]

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Christa McAuliffe: 5 Things To Know About The Teacher Who Tragically Died In The Challenger Disaster

Netflix’s ‘Challenger: The Final Flight’ takes a look back at the Challenger space shuttle disaster. The launch was supposed to make history with bringing Christa McAuliffe, the first private citizen, into space. Challenger: The Final Flight examines the 1986 Challenger space shuttle disaster, which broke apart just 73 seconds after launching on Jan. 28, 1986. […]

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Challenger Space Shuttle Disaster: 5 Key Things To Know About The 1986 Tragedy

The new Netflix docuseries, ‘Challenger: The Final Flight,’ explores the 1986 Challenger space shuttle that broke apart less than 2 minutes after launch. The 1986 disaster remains one of America’s most devastating tragedies. Challenger: The Final Flight is a 4-part docuseries that premieres on Netflix on Sept. 16. The docuseries examines the 1986 Challenger space […]

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As contract talks stall, Bears WR Allen Robinson requests trade: source

Allen Robinson is in the final season of a three-year, $42 million contract. | AP Photos The Bears’ best offensive player would’ve preferred to go into this season with a contract extension, but it hasn’t happened. Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson has wanted a long-term contract with the team and has talked openly about it […]

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Toronto Raptors, coach Nick Nurse agree to contract extension

Nick Nurse would have been in the final year of his contract next season. The Toronto Raptors weren’t about to let that happen with their coach. Nurse and the Raptors announced a multiyear extension Tuesday, without divulging the terms. In his two seasons with Toronto, Nurse won the 2019 NBA championship and led the Raptors […]

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Alarms, shouts recorded before ship overturned off Georgia

Investigators have released audio of the chaotic final minutes aboard the cargo ship Golden Ray before it overturned a year ago on the coast of Georgia By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press September 14, 2020, 6:58 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article SAVANNAH, Ga. — Sailors shouted above blaring alarms […]

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Gene Budig, Last President of the American League, Dies at 81

Gene Budig, the soft-spoken former chancellor of the University of Kansas who in 1994 became the final president of baseball’s American League, died on Tuesday at his home in Charleston, S.C. He was 81. His wife, Gretchen Budig, said the cause was complications of fatty liver disease. Dr. Budig (pronounced BYOO-dig) did not expect to […]

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Naomi Osaka and Victoria Azarenka Get Test of Mettle in U.S. Open Final

As Naomi Osaka and Victoria Azarenka meet in the United States Open final on Saturday, they share a common thread through Osaka’s current coach, Wim Fissette. Fissette, 40, has coached Osaka since the beginning of this year. In 2016, he worked with Azarenka as she won three tour events before ending her season because she […]

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Alexander Zverev rallies to beat Pablo Carreno Busta in U.S. Open semifinals

Alexander Zverev rallied Friday to reach his first Grand Slam final, beating Pablo Carreno Busta 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 at the U.S. Open. The No. 5 seed completed his first career comeback from two sets down and the first such rally in the U.S. Open semifinals since Novak Djokovic outlasted Roger Federer in 2011. […]

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Serena Williams loses to Victoria Azarenka in the semifinals | 2020 US Open Highlights

Victoria Azarenka comes back to defeat Serena Williams, 1-6, 6-3, 6-3, and advance to the US Open final to face Naomi Osaka. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN […]

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For the Men’s Doubles Champs, One Constant Holds: ‘A Grand Slam Is a Grand Slam’

The United States Open men’s doubles final lacked drama, but the victors’ celebrations were enthusiastic: Mate Pavic collapsed to the ground on his back as Bruno Soares screamed his name. When Pavic rose, the two hugged enthusiastically before embracing each other and shaking hands with their opponents across the net. Without facing a single break […]

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‘The 100’ Twist: Showrunner Confirms [Spoiler]’s ‘Devastating’ Death

In the final moments of the Sept. 9 episode, a major character was shot and left bleeding out. This character has cheated death before, but showrunner Jason Rothenberg confirmed that [SPOILER] is indeed dead. It’s time to officially mourn the death of Bellamy Blake. The beloved character is dead after being shot by… Clarke. The […]

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