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Black Friday: A brief history and little known facts

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While competing myths have left some history-loving shoppers scratching their heads, the general consensus is that Black Friday got its start in Pennsylvania in the 20th century. "Many people think that ‘Black Friday...

Chiefs’ Andy Reid back working after brief hospitalization

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Reid was released from The University of Kansas Hospital on Monday and wasted no time getting back to the team facility on Tuesday, when the team typically goes through film reviews and begins preparation for the upc...

Patriots’ Mac Jones on brief conversation with Zach Wilson after victory over Jets: ‘Just part of the game’

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Jones said after the game he had a brief conversation with Wilson, extending some words of encouragement to the former No. 2 draft pick.  ZACH WILSON DOESN’T BLAME JETS FANS FOR BOOING DURING 4-INTERCEPTION GAME: ‘TH...

Yankees, Mets involved in brief skirmish; Francisco Lindor hits go-ahead home run

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Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton hit a home run to tie the game in the seventh inning off Mets reliever Brad Hand. Stanton appeared to have words for Mets shortstop Francisco Lindor as he rounded second and jogged t...

Labor Day: A brief history of the holiday and why we celebrate

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According to History.com, Labor Day originated at a time when working conditions in the U.S. were often poor and unsafe. The website reported that the average American worked 12-hour days seven days a week just to ma...

Jacksonville Jaguars release Tim Tebow after brief experiment at tight end

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Tim Tebow's brief stint as a Jacksonville Jaguar is over after the NFL team announced Tuesday morning that it had waived the quarterback-turned-tight end. The move comes a little less than three months after the tea...

White House pressed on mask guidance, why scientists didn’t brief public

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Principal deputy press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre defended the CDC's new recommendation this week that some vaccinated people should resume wearing masks indoors "under certain circumstances." The agency also recom...

Fauci, top scientist called to brief House committees; phone call questioned

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The following evening, the scientist joined other experts on a call with the top disease doctor and days later dismissed the idea of an engineered virus as a "crackpot" theory. NYT WRITER HITS FAUCI IN SCATHING OP-ED...

Loeffler group says in brief judge should dismiss ‘inflammatory’ DOJ suit against Georgia voting law

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The Justice Department's "inflammatory allegations," the Greater Georgia brief says "are not only demonstrably false and not based in reality, but even if true, fail to state a valid claim" under the Voting Rights Ac...

Kansas City defund the police effort ‘destructive and deadly,’ Missouri AG says as he files amicus brief

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On May 20, the City of Kansas City Council passed several ordinances that effectively defunded the Kansas City Metropolitan Police Department (KCPD), removing $ 42 million from the police department's budget and mov...

Andy Murray gets 1st Wimbledon win since 2017, reveals cringey detail of brief break

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Murray won the match Monday, 6-4, 6-3, 5-7, 6-3. Murray was up 5-0 in the third set and was broken three times in a row and lost seven straight games. He was twice one point away from winning the match in the third s...

A brief history of French Open champ Rafael Nadal, in 5 statues

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It's hard enough to beat defending French Open champion Rafael Nadal on the red clay courts of Roland Garros, where he has won a record 13 singles titles. But imagine the psychological hurdle of competing against a ...

PGA Championship sees brief delay after baby alligator appears on the course

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Cameron Tringale’s sixth hole attempt during the second round on Friday was interrupted when a small alligator emerged for a stroll across the green.  PGA CHAMPIONSHIP: ‘HIT IT LONG OR IT WILL BE A TOUGH WEEK’  Th...

Top Biden national security officials to brief lawmakers on Afghanistan Tuesday

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Washington Top officials from the Biden administration's national security team will brief lawmakers from both parties about the decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan on Tuesday, sources told CNN. Secretary of...

Biden admin to brief full Senate on decision to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan

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According to a Biden Administration official and a Senate aide who spoke to Fox News, the briefing for all 100 senators is set to take place on Tuesday, April 20. BIDEN ANNOUNCES SEPT. 11 AFGHANISTAN WITHDRAWAL DEADL...

For a brief period tonight, some parts of the world will go dark. It’s Earth Hour

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Don't be surprised if you find your neighbors turning off their lights for a full hour Saturday night. They're taking part in a global movement called Earth Hour. How did it start? Earth Hour is an annual tradition...

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