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Sarah McBride wins Democratic primary in Delaware on path to become first-ever transgender state senator

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Washington Transgender activist Sarah McBride on Tuesday won her party's nomination in Delaware for a state Senate seat, CNN projects, putting her on the path to become the person in the US who publicly identifies as...

Netflix partners with Norfolk State University in Virginia for its first-ever Virtual HBCU Boot Camp

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Streaming giant Netflix is looking to expand access to Black students in the tech industry. Netflix announced Thursday it would be partnering with Norfolk State University, a historically black college in Virginia,...

Bark, the herald angels sing: A ‘first-ever’ Christmas song for dogs has been released

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Hearing the same holiday music over and over and over again, every year, has, until now, been solely a human struggle. But now dogs can join in the fun. A song that claims to be the first-ever Christmas single des...

Teacher’s decades-old find on a Northern Ireland beach turns out to be the island’s first-ever dinosaur discovery

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You never know what you might find while walking along the beach. People often come across coins, shells and trash, but a teacher in Northern Ireland made a discovery that will go down in history. In the 1980s, the...

Quad heads of state to hold first-ever summit this week

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Tokyo The leaders of the United States, Japan, India and Australia will meet in a virtual summit this week, a source in Japan with direct knowledge of the talks told CNN on Tuesday. It will be the first time talks ha...

Padres’ Joe Musgrove throws franchise’s first-ever no-hitter

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Joe Musgrove had 10 strikeouts and only allowed one baserunner -- a hit by pitch to Joey Gallo -- to record the franchise and his first no-hitter Friday night. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE . "It's awesome to ...

FBI Director Wray appoints agency’s first-ever chief diversity officer

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FBI Director Christopher Wray announced Monday his decision to tap longtime high-ranking agent Scott McMillion for the role. "As our chief diversity officer, Scott is the right person to ensure that the FBI fosters a...

First-ever Colorado River water shortage is now almost certain, new projections show

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Thousands of people will celebrate Memorial Day this weekend on the water of Lake Mead, just 24 miles east of Las Vegas on the border of Arizona and Nevada. What they may not realize is that the oasis they're enjoyi...

Paul George leads Clippers to franchise’s first-ever win in conference finals

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It only took 50 years. Before the 2021 NBA Playoffs, the Clippers had never made the conference finals. When the team was called the Buffalo Braves, they were eliminated in the Eastern Conference semifinals three tim...

Gui Khury, 12, completes first-ever 1080 in competition

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On Friday, Khury set himself apart from some of the legends in the sport when he became the first person to land a 1080 on a vert ramp in competition, doing it at the X Games. The Brazilian boy completed the attempt ...

Kelly Ripa will write her first-ever book next year, promises ‘funny’ and ‘honest’ read

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The "Live with Kelly and Ryan" co-host will be penning her first book titled "Live Wire" in 2022, People revealed on Tuesday.  The book is described as a "collection of personal essays on childhood, motherhood, marri...

Tokyo Olympics 2021: Japan’s Yuto Horigome captures first-ever skateboarding gold

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Japan’s Yuto Horigome picked up the medal in men’s street. He had initially faltered in his first two runs on the course at Ariake Urban Sports Park but was able to pull off high-scoring tricks in his third attempt a...

Oregon State University develops first-ever bipedal robot that can run a 5K

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Agility Robotics, a company launched at Oregon State University, developed Cassie through a $ 1 million grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.  Four-legged robots have a big advantage over bipedal...

Illinois upsets Penn State in first-ever 9OT game

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Illinois wide receiver Casey Washington made the game-winning 2-point catch on a pass from Brandon Peters in the final overtime for the 20-18 victory, knocking off the No. 7 team in the nation. "I actually cried," Wa...

University announces first-ever masters degree in ‘Happiness Studies,’ will cost students $17,700

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Centenary University's program will "explore the implications of happiness for individuals, the workplace, and our broader society," according to the college's announcement. It's set to launch virtually in the fall a...

DHS launches first-ever ‘equity action plan’

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Dubbed the DHS Equity Action Plan, the effort commits to ensuring that the civil rights offices within the department "have the resources they need to carry out their critical missions." A Homeland Security...

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