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Witnesses describe confusion, chaos at Aurora shooting - CNN

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Time Stamp 2019-02-16T00:38:00Z

 

 

Best moments from Friday at NBA All-Star weekend - ESPN
The NBA's top players are in Charlotte for the 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend. But before 26 of the league's best take the court on Sunday, the celebrity game and Rising Stars Challenge take center stage. Follow live as we present the best sights and sounds from t… [+1607 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-16T00:04:48Z

 

 

I’m Really Upset About Losing Amazon’s HQ2 - Slate
The following essay is adapted from an episode of The Gist, a daily podcast from Slate about news, culture, and whatever else youre discussing with your family and friends. Why Howard Schultzs Campaign Adviser Stormed Off His Own Podcast New York City Loses B… [+7684 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T23:58:00Z

 

 

Suspect in Jussie Smollett case previously arrested for attempted murder - Page Six
One of the suspects in the alleged attack on Empire star Jussie Smollett was previously arrested in Chicago for attempted murder, a report said Friday. The man was busted in 2011 for a stabbing in the north Chicago neighborhood near where authorities raided a… [+909 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T23:58:00Z

 

 

Trump Follows Familiar Playbook When Confronted by a Loss: Distract and Digress - The New York Times
Mr. Trump did say he had spoken to her, just not this year. He then added that Ms. Coulter, whom he unfollowed on Twitter in December, after months of criticism, is off the reservation. Anybody that knows her understands that, he continued. I havent spoken to… [+1513 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T23:54:32Z

 

 

Haiti President Jovenel Moise defiant amid deadly protests and calls for his resignation - CNN

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T23:32:00Z

 

 

All Oscar Categories to Air Live After Hollywood Protest - Variety
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has reversed its controversial decision to hand out four Oscars during the telecast’s commercial breaks. Following a Thursday night meeting with top cinematographers, Academy leadership including president John … [+1434 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:58:00Z

 

 

Scottie Pippen: Anthony Davis/Pelicans drama is like my situation with Bulls -- sort of | The Jump - ESPN
Rachel Nichols, Rasheed Wallace, Stephen Jackson and Scottie Pippen of The Jump break down Dell Demps being fired as GM of the New Orleans Pelicans, what it means for Anthony Davis, and how poor draft picks and the unfortunate DeMarcus Cousins injury derailed… [+766 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:50:43Z

 

 

Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox's Flight to Cabo Makes Emergency Landing - TMZ

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:41:00Z

 

 

Exclusive: WH press secretary Sarah Sanders interviewed by special counsel's office - CNN
Washington (CNN) Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has interviewed White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, she told CNN on Friday. "The President urged me, like he has everyone in the administration, to fully cooperate with the special counsel. I was h… [+2310 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:39:00Z

 

 

NASA just got its best budget in decades - The Planetary Society

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:32:40Z

 

 

Anti-vaxxers use Facebook to target pregnant women with fear and lies - Boing Boing
Anti-vaxxers know no shame, Facebook is willing to do anything for an ad dollar, water is wet. Facebook is aggressively being used by anti-vaccination advocates to target pregnant women with sponsored advertisements to spread false information and conspiracy … [+1444 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:26:00Z

 

 

How Colin Kaepernick Beat the NFL - Slate
Colin Kaepernick attending the 2018 U.S. Open. Giannis Antetokounmpos Name Is Not a Joke Bradley Beals Travel Is the Best Basketball Invention Since the Shot Clock Ben Simmons Joins Modern NBA, Attempts 3-Pointer Bob Costas Says NBC Dropped Him From Super Bow… [+4668 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:22:00Z

 

 

Salmonella outbreak tied to raw turkey expands with 63 more illnesses - CNN
(CNN) Sixty-three more people have been infected with salmonella linked to raw turkey products in an outbreak that began in November 2017, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday. There have been 279 reported cases of salmonella asso… [+1968 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:20:00Z

 

 

Apple buys AI voice startup that helps companies build Alexa and Google Assistant apps - The Verge
Apple has acquired a San Francisco-based artificial intelligence startup called PullString that specializes in helping companies build conversational voice apps, according to a report from Axios. Pullstring was founded back in 2011 by former Pixar employees i… [+822 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:16:21Z

 

 

Woman punched by cop in wild Jersey Shore arrest needs to find a new beach - New York Post
The woman who was punched by a cop in a wild Jersey Shore arrest that went viral last summer pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct Friday — and was barred from the city of Wildwood and its beaches for a year. Emily Weinman, 21, was facing charges of aggravated… [+2026 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T22:06:00Z

 

 

Canopy Growth Adds Another Feather To Its Cap - Seeking Alpha
Note: All currencies herein are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted. Summary Canopy Growth ( CGC ) is the largest cannabis company in the world because it has the best execution. On Feb. 14th, Canopy Growth reported its earnings and showed, once again,… [+14106 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T21:58:00Z

 

 

Space Harpoon Successfully Snatches Floating Hunk of Space Junk - Gizmodo
A small satellite has captured a piece of space debris using a claw-tipped harpoon. The test represents an important technological achievement given our mounting space junk problem. Called RemoveDEBRIS, the research project is an effort to test various space … [+2908 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T21:34:00Z

 

 

Supreme Court to Hear Case on Census Citizenship Question - The New York Times
While the court is unable to determine based on the existing record, at least what Secretary Rosss real reasons for adding the citizenship question were, it does find, by a preponderance of the evidence, that promoting enforcement of the Voting Rights Act, or… [+2160 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T21:00:00Z

 

 

Kim Kardashian shuts down nose job rumors once again - AOL
Kim Kardashian is sick and tired of hearing about her nose job and wants to set the record straight once and for all. During a makeup masterclass with her makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic, the reality star responded to the rumors that shes gotten a nose job. I… [+11704 chars]

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Time Stamp 2019-02-15T20:52:56Z