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Knight, Clooney, Grant feted at Kennedy Center Honors


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 07:49:00 GMT

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President Joe Biden paid tribute to the honorees before the ceremony at the White House Sunday afternoon, praising them before a star-studded East Room crowd as an "exceptional group of artists."

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China eases controls, gives no sign when 'zero COVID' ends


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 07:38:00 GMT

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China is the only major country still trying to stamp out transmission while the United States and others relax restrictions and try to live with the virus that has killed at least 6.6 million people and infected almost 650 million.

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What to watch in Tuesday's Georgia Senate runoff election


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 06:24:00 GMT

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The extended Senate campaign in Georgia gives Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican challenger Herschel Walker a second chance to persuade voters to send them to Washington.

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Christmas vacations: 15 of the best places to go for holiday spirit


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 05:43:00 GMT

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From Finland to Mexico, these 15 destinations around the world traditionally offer up some of the best holiday atmosphere for a Christmas-themed vacation.

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Waukesha Christmas Parade makes emotional return one year after tragedy


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 04:19:00 GMT

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The Waukesha Christmas Parade returned one year after a driver plowed through the same event killing six people and injuring dozens more.

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Supreme Court weighs 'most important case' on democracy


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 03:56:00 GMT

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The Supreme Court is about to confront a new elections case that could dramatically alter voting in 2024 and beyond.

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Bonds, Clemens left out of Baseball Hall of Fame again; McGriff elected


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 01:54:00 GMT

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Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Curt Schilling were passed over by a Baseball Hall of Fame committee that elected former big league slugger Fred McGriff to Cooperstown on Sunday.

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Bob McGrath, original 'Sesame Street' cast member, dead at 90


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 01:21:00 GMT

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Bob McGrath, an original cast member of the beloved children's program "Sesame Street," has died, according to statements from his family and Sesame Workshop shared on social media.

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'There's an alligator out there': Cat finds severed alligator head in Wisconsin lake


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:29:00 GMT

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The cat had dropped two disjointed pieces of, what appeared to be, the head of a small alligator.

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Authorities say they've received thousands of tips regarding 4 slain University of Idaho students


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:18:00 GMT

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It remains unclear how close authorities are to releasing information about a potential suspect or suspects.

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Mauna Loa lava flow creeps closer to a major Hawaii highway that connects 2 sides of the Big Island


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:18:00 GMT

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As the world's largest active volcano spews molten rock in Hawaii, the lava flow is inching closer to a major highway that serves as the shortest route between east and west sides of the Big Island.

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2 charged with kidnapping after Mass. man found dead in their home


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:43:00 GMT

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Along with the body of the 37-year-old victim, police found evidence that suggested he had been restrained in the home at some point.

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Man found dead in Lowell home; 2 charged with kidnapping


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:41:00 GMT

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Along with the body of the 37-year-old victim, police found evidence that suggested he had been restrained in the home at some point.

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Pilot critically injured in gyroplane crash at regional airport in Mass.


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:37:00 GMT

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The FAA says the pilot was the only person on board when the aircraft crashed during takeoff.

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Gyroplane crashes at Beverly Airport, leaving pilot critically injured


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:36:00 GMT

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Witnesses told NewsCenter 5 that when the gyroplane took off from the runway, the aircraft suddenly turned upside down and crashed.

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken says Biden administration supports zero-COVID protesters in China


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:27:00 GMT

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Blinken said he would bring up the protests with Chinese officials in person next month.

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Martin Richard Foundation holds 5th annual MR8K


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:26:00 GMT

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More than 1,200 runners filled the streets of Brighton in honor of the youngest victim of the Boston Marathon bombing.

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Video: Here's when rain will fall in Mass. this week


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:16:00 GMT

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StormTeam 5 has the latest weather forecast for Boston, Massachusetts and New England.

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2 injured in fire at Lowell multifamily home, officials say


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 23:12:00 GMT

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Officials say a dozen people were displaced by the multi-alarm fire.

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Tampa police chief on leave after golf cart traffic stop


Created: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 22:54:00 GMT

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The police chief of Tampa has been placed on leave after a video emerged of her flashing her badge from the passenger seat of a golf cart to get out of a traffic ticket.

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