Senate to vote on dueling plans to end shutdown

Senate to vote on dueling plans to end shutdown

The Senate is set to vote on dueling proposals to end the government shutdown, a Republican one that would give Trump money for the wall and one from Democrats that would re-open government through February 8, with no wall money.
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Psych exam ordered for Boston kidnap suspect

Psych exam ordered for Boston kidnap suspect

A man charged with kidnapping a 23-year-old woman in Boston has been ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation.
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DC rally held for detained Iranian TV anchor

DC rally held for detained Iranian TV anchor

Several dozen protesters rallied outside the federal courthouse in Washington, DC to support Iran's Press TV anchorwoman Marzieh Hashemi, who is reportedly being held by U.S. federal authorities as a 'material witness.'
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N.C. 3-year-old missing from grandmother's house

N.C. 3-year-old missing from grandmother's house

A 3-year-old North Carolina boy last seen playing at his grandmother's home has been missing since Tuesday afternoon.
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Nurse charged after incapacitated woman gave birth

Nurse charged after incapacitated woman gave birth

Phoenix police say a licensed practical nurse has been arrested on a charge of sexual assault of an incapacitated woman who gave birth last month at a long-term health care facility.
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Elie Saab haute couture debuts in Paris

Elie Saab haute couture debuts in Paris

Elie Saab haute couture debuts in Paris
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White House noncommittal on Senate shutdown bill

White House noncommittal on Senate shutdown bill

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders declined to "get into hypotheticals" when asked if President Donald Trump would support a bill in the Senate reopening government through Feb. 8, with no wall money, to give bargainers time to talk.
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Alec Baldwin pleads guilty to harassing motorist

Alec Baldwin pleads guilty to harassing motorist

Alec Baldwin has pleaded guilty to harassing a man during a dispute over a parking spot last fall. The 60-year-old actor appeared in a New York City courtroom Wednsday.
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Alexis Mabille's rainbow splashes into Paris

Alexis Mabille's rainbow splashes into Paris

Alexis Mabille brought a spectrum of colors to Place Vendome for his spring-summer 2019 couture show, titled 'Rainbow Splash.'
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Lagerfeld absent for Chanel haute couture show in Paris

Lagerfeld absent for Chanel haute couture show in Paris

The Chanel haute couture show went ahead despite the snow in Paris and the absence of Karl Lagerfeld.
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First Auditions: Jackson Rathbone

First Auditions: Jackson Rathbone

Before 'Twilight' actor Jackson Rathbone was busy being a vampire, he put on a high pitched voice to score a role on 'Disney 411.'
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First Auditions: Michaela Coel

First Auditions: Michaela Coel

British actress Michaela Coel was so overcome with nerves for her first ever audition that she decided not to go - and still got the role.
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First Auditions: David Boreanaz

First Auditions: David Boreanaz

David Boreanaz says remembering his early auditions as a struggling actor keeps him 'humble.'
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Deep snow and deep freeze forecast for Wisconsin

Deep snow and deep freeze forecast for Wisconsin

The National Weather Service posted a winter storm warning through noon Wednesday for areas of Wisconsin. Meteorologists expect heavy snow to be followed by single digit temperatures. Other Midwest states are dealing with icy roads.
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SAG Honoree Alan Alda has no plans to retire

SAG Honoree Alan Alda has no plans to retire

Alan Alda will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Screen Actors Guild on Sunday to celebrate a career that includes multiple Emmy awards, an Oscar nomination and social activism over nearly seven decades.
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Celine Dion supports Alexandre Vauthier

Celine Dion supports Alexandre Vauthier

Singer Celine Dion sat front row at the Alexandre Vauthier couture show in Paris and hugged the designer during the finale, dressed in a slinky gown from the new collection
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ONLY ON AP: Adoptee deported by US to South Korea sues

ONLY ON AP: Adoptee deported by US to South Korea sues

A South Korean man who was deported from the United States to South Korea in 2016 is suing the Seoul government and a private adoption agency over what he calls gross negligence.
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AP Top Stories January 23

AP Top Stories January 23

Here's the latest for Wednesday January 23rd: Senate plans votes on GOP, Dem shutdown proposals; Big opposition protests planned in Venezuela; L.A. teachers end strike; Winter weather in Midwest.
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren pledges help to Puerto Rico

Sen. Elizabeth Warren pledges help to Puerto Rico

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren promised to help rebuild Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria and support laws to give the U.S. territory equal treatment and debt relief. Warren visited the island on Tuesday.
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Florida Senators blame Pelosi for shutdown

Florida Senators blame Pelosi for shutdown

Florida Republican Senators Marco Rubio and Rick Scott blame Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for the partial US federal government shutdown. The senators claim Pelosi is looking for a complete surrender from President Trump.
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Families trying to cross border, wall or no wall

Families trying to cross border, wall or no wall

Thousands of parents and children cross the U.S.-Mexico border monthly, an increasing wave of migration that is vastly straining government resources ill-equipped to manage the crush of families.
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Los Angeles teachers OK contract, will end strike

Los Angeles teachers OK contract, will end strike

Los Angeles teachers have approved a contract deal between their union and school officials, ending a six-day strike in the nation's second-largest district.
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Today in History for January 23rd

Today in History for January 23rd

Highlights of Today in History: Accord reached in Vietnam; North Korea seizes the U.S.S. Pueblo; Roots airs; Bob Keeshan dies; Johnny Carson dies.
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Brother of Paul Whelan blasts Russia charges

Brother of Paul Whelan blasts Russia charges

The brother of the an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that the charges of spying that his brother is accused of are ludicrous.
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Minnesota congresswoman calls for shutdown end

Minnesota congresswoman calls for shutdown end

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota is calling for an end to the partial federal government shutdown and blames President Donald Trump for what she calls the "cruel, hateful ideology that is at the core of it."
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Kudlow predicts economic 'snapback' after shutdown

Kudlow predicts economic 'snapback' after shutdown

Top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow says that the partial government shutdown will not have an adverse impact on the economy, and he predicts an immediate "snapback" after the president and congressional Democrats come to an agreement on...
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Rally outside KY school closed over video fallout

Rally outside KY school closed over video fallout

A Kentucky Catholic boys' school shut down its campus on Tuesday as a small protest was held outside their diocese as fallout continued over an encounter between white teenagers, Native American marchers and a black religious sect last week.
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Blowing snow forces Colorado highway closures

Blowing snow forces Colorado highway closures

In Colorado, snow and icy roads shut down schools in some Denver suburbs and military installations. Blowing snow shut down highways Tuesday on Colorado's Eastern Plains, stranding truckers and other travelers at the edge of the Denver area.
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Star Chef: Shutdown causing humanitarian emergency

Star Chef: Shutdown causing humanitarian emergency

Chef and restaurateur Jose Andres gave a tour Tuesday of his relief kitchen to feed furloughed federal workers to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other members of Congress, and said the shutdown is causing "true food humanitarian emergency."
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Oklahoma students demand action after video

Oklahoma students demand action after video

University of Oklahoma students are demanding action from campus administrators after video of a now-former student wearing blackface and using a racial epithet got attention online.
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AP Top Stories January 22

AP Top Stories January 22

Here's the latest for Tuesday January 22: China demands US drop Huawei extradition request; McConnell says Dems should get behind bill; Supreme Court allows military transgender ban; Octogenarian “Octopus Whisperer" interacts with a 40 pound octopus.
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SCOTUS allows military transgender restrictions

SCOTUS allows military transgender restrictions

The Trump administration can go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender men and women while court challenges continue, the Supreme Court said Tuesday.
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3 charged in bomb plot targeting Muslim community

3 charged in bomb plot targeting Muslim community

Three men were charged with plotting to attack a rural upstate New York Muslim community with explosives, authorities said Tuesday.
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FBI agents warn of hardships from gov't shutdown

FBI agents warn of hardships from gov't shutdown

The association that represents the nation's FBI agents is warning of financial hardships and plummeting morale in the face of the federal government's partial shutdown that has lasted more than 30 days.
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Parkland students write book of surviving shooting

Parkland students write book of surviving shooting

Students and teachers from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school in Florida, where 17 died during a shooting on Valentine's Day last year have written a raw, poignant book about living through the tragedy.
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Tentative deal reached to end LA teachers strike

Tentative deal reached to end LA teachers strike

A tentative deal was reached Tuesday between Los Angeles school officials and the teachers union that will allow educators to return to classrooms after a six-day strike against the nation's second-largest district, officials said.
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Deer rescued from icy Kansas lake

Deer rescued from icy Kansas lake

Firefighters in Olathe, Kansas rescued a deer that fell through ice and was stuck in five feet of water. After being dragged to shore, the deer ran off, apparently uninjured.
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First Moscow court appearance for ex-US marine

First Moscow court appearance for ex-US marine

A former US Marine, being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying, appeared in court on Tuesday to hear the appeal of his arrest. It was Paul Whelan's first public appearance since his arrest at the end of December.
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First Auditions: Michael Shannon

First Auditions: Michael Shannon

Michael Shannon landed his first ever part in high school, although he never got to show off his skills.
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'Roma' and 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nominations

'Roma' and 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nominations

"Roma" and "The Favourite" lead the Academy Awards nominations with ten each, while Netflix and Marvel score their first best picture nods.
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First Auditions: Alexander Skarsgard

First Auditions: Alexander Skarsgard

First Auditions: Alexander Skarsgard
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ShowBiz Minute: Bon Jovi, Dion, Dior

ShowBiz Minute: Bon Jovi, Dion, Dior

Bon Jovi's restaurant gives free meals to furloughed workers; Celine Dion announces London festival date; Celebrities attend Dior's circus-themed couture show.
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Rhode Island Governor declares state of emergency

Rhode Island Governor declares state of emergency

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo declared a state of emergency for Newport County, because natural gas problem forced a utility to shut down service and leave roughly 7,100 homes and businesses with no heat during extremely frigid weather.
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Valli's 'proper haute couture' collection

Valli's 'proper haute couture' collection

Kate Beckinsale, Olivia Palermo attend the latest Giambattista Valli show in Paris, whose collection paid tribute to the original masters of high fashion.
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Dior puts on circus-themed couture show

Dior puts on circus-themed couture show

Karlie Kloss, Kristin Scott Thomas and Kat Graham were among the stars attending the Dior haute couture show set in a circus tent with acrobats on the side.
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AP Top Stories January 22

AP Top Stories January 22

Here's the latest for Tuesday January 22nd: Senate Republicans introduce plan to reopen government; Dozens killed in attack on Afghan military base; Plane crash in Ohio kills 2; Man shot dead in Illinois mall.
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Plane crash after takeoff in rural Ohio, 2 dead

Plane crash after takeoff in rural Ohio, 2 dead

Authorities say two people are dead after a small plane crashed shortly after takeoff from a privately owned airfield in rural northeastern Ohio. The plane hit the ground close to a house, 50 miles south of Cleveland.
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