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President Joe Biden speaks on U.S. supply chains, in the State Dining Room of the White House, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Biden Revokes Trump Orders on ‘Anarchist’ Cities and More
  • 24 February 2021
President Joe Biden has formally revoked a series of presidential orders and memorandum signed by...
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Capitol Police Acting Chief Yogananda Pittman departs a ceremony memorializing U.S. Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick, as an urn with his cremated remains lies in honor on a black-draped table at the center of the Capitol Rotunda, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021, in Washington. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
Chief: Capitol Police Were Warned of Violence Before Riot
  • 24 February 2021
Capitol Police knew armed extremists were primed for violence at the iconic building on Jan....
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GOP Rallies Solidly Against Democrats’ Virus Relief Package
  • 24 February 2021
Republicans rallied solidly against Democrats' proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill as lawmakers awaited a...
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Nature, Outdoors, Sky
Is This a Real Photo of Earth, Venus, and Jupiter Seen From Mars?
  • 24 February 2021
There are some amazing and authentic images taken by the Martian rovers, but this isn't...
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FILE - Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the first hole during the first round of the PNC Championship golf tournament in Orlando, Fla., in this Dec. 19, 2020, file photo. Woods was injured Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, in a vehicle rollover in Los Angeles County and had to be extricated from the vehicle with the “jaws of life” tools, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)
Golf Without Woods? Battered Leg Brings It Closer to Reality
  • 24 February 2021
The PGA Tour without Tiger Woods was always inevitable purely because of age. His shattered...
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Soda, Beverage, Drink
Did Coca-Cola Add ‘Try To Be Less White’ to Cans?
  • 24 February 2021
Photographs of the supposed new line of Coke cans appeared online after a controversy over...
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A crane is used to lift a vehicle following a rollover accident involving golfer Tiger Woods, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, in the Rancho Palos Verdes suburb of Los Angeles. Woods suffered leg injuries in the one-car accident and was undergoing surgery, authorities and his manager said. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
LA Sheriff Calls Tiger Woods Crash ‘Purely an Accident’
  • 24 February 2021
The Los Angeles County sheriff appeared to rule out any potential criminal charges even as...
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Poster, Advertisement, Text
Is This an Authentic Photo of a Baby Shark With a ‘Human Face’?
  • 24 February 2021
If true, it wouldn't be the first deformed shark to make waves on the internet.
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Andrew Cuomo
Former Aide Says Cuomo Kissed Her, Suggested Strip Poker
  • 24 February 2021
A former member of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration who previously accused him of sexual harassment...
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FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2019, file photo, migrant teens line up for a class at a "tender-age" facility for babies, children and teens, in Texas' Rio Grande Valley, in San Benito, Texas. With its long-term facilities for immigrant children nearly full, the Biden administration is working to expedite the release of children to their relatives in the U.S. The U.S. Health and Human Services on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, authorized operators of long-term facilities to pay for some of the children's flights and transportation to the homes of their sponsors. (AP Photo/Eric Gay File)
Amid Surge, US Tries to Expedite Release of Migrant Children
  • 24 February 2021
With its long-term facilities for immigrant children nearly full, the Biden administration is working to...
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