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Replying to @APWestRegion: People following a violent movement that promotes a second U.S. civil war have been showing up at protests wearing someth…

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People following a violent movement that promotes a second U.S. civil war have been showing up at protests wearing something dissonant with their weapons and tactical gear: Hawaii's iconic aloha shirt.

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Anti-abortion leaders across America were elated when Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to appear at the March for Life last year. Now, the mood is sober after Trump has been replaced by Joe Biden, a supporter of abortion rights.

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Replying to @AP_Sports: Hank Aaron was underappreciated for much of his career. He was deceptively fast, could hit for average as well as power and…

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Replying to @APEntertainment: FAME GAME: @HaileeSteinfeld returns to her role as Emily @Dickinson in the second season of the show, which had her pu…

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Replying to @AP_Politics: Mike Lindell, the businessman better known to the world as the MyPillow Guy, is weighing a run for governor in Minnesota.…

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FAME GAME: @HaileeSteinfeld returns to her role as Emily @Dickinson in the second season of the show, which had her puzzling about parallels with the poet.

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Mike Lindell, the businessman better known to the world as the MyPillow Guy, is weighing a run for governor in Minnesota. If he follows through on a campaign, it could be a test of where the Republican Party is headed in the post-Donald Trump era.

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Replying to @AP_Oddities: Officials say a naked Florida man has been arrested after stealing what news footage showed to be a marked police vehicle…

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Replying to @AP_Europe: Portugal, which is suffering through a lockdown and one of the world's worst coronavirus outbreaks, has backed early voting…

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Protests erupted in over 60 Russian cities to demand the release of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, the Kremlin's most prominent foe. Russian police arrested more than 850 protesters, some on the streets in temperatures in the minus-50s.

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Officials say a naked Florida man has been arrested after stealing what news footage showed to be a marked police vehicle and crashing it. According to the police report, about $10,000 worth of damage was done to the vehicle. #odd

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Replying to @AP_Politics: The words of Donald Trump supporters accused of participating in the deadly U.S. Capitol riot may end up being used agains…

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The words of Donald Trump supporters accused of participating in the deadly U.S. Capitol riot may end up being used against him in his Senate impeachment trial. At least five supporters facing charges have suggested they were taking orders from Trump.

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A satellite small enough to sit on the palm of your hand is zipping around the world and sending data about radiation to the Louisiana students who designed and built it. The CAPE-3 carries a chip to detect radiation to keep astronauts safe.

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Portugal, which is suffering through a lockdown and one of the world's worst coronavirus outbreaks, has backed early voting and opened more polling stations to hold a presidential election during a pandemic.

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Replying to @APHealthScience: Food is a growing focus for insurers. More plans are paying for temporary meal deliveries and some are teaching people…

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Replying to @AP_Politics: When Joe Biden took the oath of office as the 46th president at age 78, he became not only the oldest newly inaugurated U.…

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When Joe Biden took the oath of office as the 46th president at age 78, he became not only the oldest newly inaugurated U.S. chief executive in history but also the oldest sitting president ever. The nation has changed in many ways over his lifetime.

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Food is a growing focus for insurers. More plans are paying for temporary meal deliveries and some are teaching people how to cook and eat healthier foods.

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King boasted of never over-preparing for an interview. His nonconfrontational style relaxed his guests and made him readily relatable to his audience. His shows were frequently in the thick of breaking celebrity news.

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With his celebrity interviews, political debates and topical discussions, King wasn’t just an enduring on-air personality. He also set himself apart with the curiosity he brought to every interview.

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Hank Aaron was underappreciated for much of his career. He was deceptively fast, could hit for average as well as power and was a stellar defensive outfielder, writes @pnewberry1963:

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King conducted an estimated 50,000 on-air interviews. He welcomed everyone from the Dalai Lama to Elizabeth Taylor, from Mikhail Gorbachev to Barack Obama, Bill Gates to Lady Gaga.

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A longtime nationally syndicated radio host, King was a nightly fixture on CNN from 1985 through 2010 and won many honors, including two Peabody awards.

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BREAKING: Larry King, television's everyman interviewer of the famous and obscure, dies at 87, according to network he co-founded.

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Virus update:
• China’s Wuhan returns to normal as world battles pandemic.
• UK doctors seek review of gap between vaccine doses.
• Mexico lets governors obtain vaccines on their own.
• Hong Kong residents locked down.

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Replying to @AP_Europe: Should Britain keep on giving 2nd Pfizer vaccine shots up to 12 weeks after the first, or is that too long? UK doctors are d…

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Should Britain keep on giving 2nd Pfizer vaccine shots up to 12 weeks after the first, or is that too long? UK doctors are demanding an urgent review of the policy.

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