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Virginia AG authorizes probe of statue-removal contract

Crews lower the statue Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart after removing it from its pedestal on Monument Avenue, July 7, 2020, in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A special prosecutor says Virginia's attorney general has authorized an investigation into a $1.8 million contract for the removal of the city of Richmond's Confederate statues. The statues were taken down over the summer, and an inquiry into the contract between the city and a construction company owner was initiated after

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Virginia AG authorizes probe of statue-removal contract

Police: Man charged after displaying 'KILL BIDEN' sign

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Authorities in Virginia say a Goochland County man has been arrested for having a "KILL BIDEN" sign. NBC 12 in Richmond reported Thursday that Kenneth Kraig Thomas was arrested and is facing a charge of threatening a person in writing. The criminal complaint states the sheriff's office received multiple complaints about signs at a home saying "KILL BIDEN" and "MAKE BIDEN PAY!!!" The sheriff's office says Thomas was standing next to the signs and waving at cars. The complaint says Thomas

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Police: Man charged after displaying 'KILL BIDEN' sign

Azar Condemns Capitol Riot in Resignation Letter

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar is condemning the assault on the U.S. Capitol in his formal letter of resignation. Azar says he will resign at noon on Jan. 20, when President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in. Azar wrote in his letter to President Donald Trump, dated Jan. 12: “The attacks on the Capitol were an assault on our democracy and on the tradition of peaceful transitions of power that the United States of America first brought to the world.” He added: “I implore you to continue to condemn

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Azar Condemns Capitol Riot in Resignation Letter

Azar Condemns Capitol Riot in Resignation Letter

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar is condemning the assault on the U.S. Capitol in his formal letter of resignation. Azar says he will resign at noon on Jan. 20, when President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in. Azar wrote in his letter to President Donald Trump, dated Jan. 12: “The attacks on the Capitol were an assault on our democracy and on the tradition of peaceful transitions of power that the United States of America first brought to the world.” He added: “I implore you to continue to condemn

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Azar Condemns Capitol Riot in Resignation Letter

US health secretary resigns, condemning Capitol assault

WASHINGTON (AP) — Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar is condemning the assault on the U.S. Capitol in his formal letter of resignation. Azar says he will resign at noon on Jan. 20, when President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in. Azar wrote in his letter to President Donald Trump, dated Jan. 12: “The attacks on the Capitol were an assault on our democracy and on the tradition of peaceful transitions of power that the United States of America first brought to the world.” He added: “I implore you

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US health secretary resigns, condemning Capitol assault

Angela Merkel's reign has months left - here's who could end up leading Europe's economic powerhouse

Every year, Forbes magazine produces a list of the most powerful women in the world. And in 14 of the past 15 years, it has been the same person – Angela Merkel. German’s chancellor has dominated European politics for the last decade and a half. Born in what was West Germany, brought up in the East, and then charged with leading a united nation, she reshaped Germany, often dominated European politics, and also changed her party – the Christian Democratic Union, universally known as the CDU. But now, the

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Angela Merkel's reign has months left - here's who could end up leading Europe's economic powerhouse

Kendrick Perkins Clearly Impressed By 'Impact' Payton Pritchard Has On Celtics

Perk is loving what he's seeing from Pritchard Kenrick Perkins has spoken. The former Boston Celtics player, now a team analyst, wants people to start putting some respect on Payton Pritchard’s name. Pritchard appears to be the steal of the 2020 NBA Draft through Boston’s first 11 games of the season. And further proved that Friday in the Celtics’ 124-97 win over the Orlando Magic when he dropped 16 points, four rebounds and three assists. Understandably, Perk was fired up another strong performance from

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Kendrick Perkins Clearly Impressed By 'Impact' Payton Pritchard Has On Celtics

Weekend Long Read: Why China’s Underperfoming Cities Need a Level Playing Field

The outbreak of Covid-19 in 2020 plunged the global economy into a recession, but China’s economy has shown resilience, in part thanks to what we see as a new kind of relationship between government and business, as well as a steadily improving business environment in China. In December, the National Academy of Development and Strategy, based at Beijing’s Renmin University, released its Government-Business Relations Ranking List 2020. The list sheds light on the domestic business environment, with the goal

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Weekend Long Read: Why China’s Underperfoming Cities Need a Level Playing Field

Capitals sweep Sabres with 2-1 win

After a 10-goal game on opening night, the offensive chances were replaced by defensive efforts. The Buffalo Sabres looked like a more cohesive unit, but were unable to convert on their quality chances at 5-on-5 or on the power play in their 2-1 loss to the Washington Capitals on Friday at KeyBank Center. Buffalo went 0-for-5 with the man advantage, matched up against a tough Washington unit penalty kill unit. We fall to the Caps. pic.twitter.com/vJ39IWOaWx — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) January 16, 2021

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Capitals sweep Sabres with 2-1 win

Trump's anti-Chinese divestment push is meant to manipulate Biden

The White House in Washington, DC, January 11, 2021. /Getty The White House in Washington, DC, January 11, 2021. /Getty Editor's note: Andrew Korybko is a Moscow-based American political analyst. The article reflects the author's views and not necessarily those of CGTN. The outgoing Trump administration just placed the Chinese airplane and phone companies Comac and Xiaomi on a blacklist, which forces Americans to divest from them by November 11. A few other companies were included in this decree too, all of

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Trump's anti-Chinese divestment push is meant to manipulate Biden

Man wanted for domestic violence assault in Rutherford Co.

Mitchell Joseph Martin (From: Rutherford Co. Sheriff’s Office) RUTHERFORD COUNTY, NC (WSPA) – A man is wanted in Rutherford County on several charges, including assault and kidnapping. 25-year-old Mitchell Joseph Martin is wanted for a domestic violence assault, according to the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office. There are seven outstanding warrants; the warrants are two counts of Assault by Strangulation; Assault with a Deadly Weapon Serious Injury; 1st Degree Kidnapping; Assault with a Deadly Weapon;

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Man wanted for domestic violence assault in Rutherford Co.

Our Long National Nightmare is Almost Over, Trump's is Just Beginning: 'BradCast' 1/15/2021

Guest: Salon's Heather Digby Parton Also: Tragic COVID milestone Biden's $1.9T COVID plan Creepy new Capitol Insurrection revelations... It's beginning to feel like the beginning of the end on today's BradCast. And while there remains plenty to be concerned about and lots of work ahead...it's beginning to feel just a little bit better all the same. Audio link to show is posted below summary. Among the many stories covered on today's show... The world crossed a new, tragic COVID milestone. 2 million dead. That's

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Our Long National Nightmare is Almost Over, Trump's is Just Beginning: 'BradCast' 1/15/2021

Cleveland police searching for missing 12-year-old girl

Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts is asked to immediately call 911. CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police is asking for the public's help finding a 12-year-old girl who apparently ran away from home Friday evening. Mylliahna N. Smith's aunt, who is also her legal guardian, told authorities she sent the child to her room after grounding her. However, a babysitter later said she saw Myllianha leave her Aspinwall Avenue house around 6 p.m., and officers were unable to locate the girl after

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Cleveland police searching for missing 12-year-old girl

Moon Knight Fans Ecstatic With Ethan Hawke Casting

Earlier today came news that Marvel Studios has landed another surprising actor for one of its projects after it was announced that four time Academy Award nominee Ethan Hawke will be joining the cast of the Disney+ series Moon Knight. The report revealed that Hawke is up to play the villain in the series, where he'll go toe-to-toe with none other than Oscar Isaac as the masked hero. This news has fans stoked, not only because it means Moon Knight is that much closer to becoming a reality, but because someone

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Moon Knight Fans Ecstatic With Ethan Hawke Casting

Black Adam's Hawkman Actor Aldis Hodge Praises Co-Star Dwayne Johnson

DC fans are eagerly waiting for Black Adam, which will see Dwyane Johnson AKA The Rock in the titular role. The movie will also feature The Invisible Man star, Aldis Hodge, as Hawkman. Back in November, Hodge revealed that he didn't believe Johnson when he initially got the call that he landed the role, and told The Hollywood Reporter that it felt like "winning the lottery." In another recent interview with Collider, Hodge talked about the upcoming comic book film and praised his co-star. "Working with The Rock,

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Black Adam's Hawkman Actor Aldis Hodge Praises Co-Star Dwayne Johnson

The Political Class: At War with Each Other and on the Rest of Us

by Thomas L. Knapp “Those who make peaceful revolution impossible,” President John F. Kennedy said in a 1962 speech, “will make violent revolution inevitable.” Nearly 60 years later, two warring groups within the American political class seem resolutely determined to make “peaceful revolution” — by which JFK seems to have meant orderly democratic decision-making — impossible. Supporters of Donald Trump rejected the outcome of the 2020 presidential election and, with his active if deniably worded

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The Political Class: At War with Each Other and on the Rest of Us

Marshall mayor announces she won’t run for reelection

MARSHALL, Texas (KETK) – Marshall mayor Terri W. Brown announced Thursday that she will not seek re-election after two years in office. In a statement posted on the Marshall City Hall Facebook page, Brown said that serving on the city council had been challenging but also rewarding. “I appreciate my family and friends standing beside me during my campaigns and service on the Council,” Brown said. “My husband, Ross, listened to me daily, offered advice, and demonstrated his valuable commitment to my passion

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Marshall mayor announces she won’t run for reelection

Finneas performs ‘Can’t Wait to Be Dead’ on ‘The Late Show’

Jan. 15 (UPI) — Finneas took the stage during a musical guest spot on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” The 23-year-old singer-songwriter and music producer performed his single “Can’t Wait to Be Dead” during his debut on the CBS late-night show Thursday. Finneas and his band performed in what appeared to be an abandoned warehouse. Finneas sang and played guitar while facing a large American flag hanging from the ceiling. Finneas released “Can’t Wait to Be Dead” in October. In the song,

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Finneas performs ‘Can’t Wait to Be Dead’ on ‘The Late Show’

‘WandaVision’: All of the Marvel Easter Eggs and and Sitcom References So Far

Every Marvel Cinematic Universe title is full of references to other characters and organizations, but “WandaVision,” which premiered on Disney+ on January 15, also offers plenty of Easter eggs for fans of classic television sitcoms. The show, which marks the superhero franchise’s first original installment on Disney’s streaming service, stars Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany as their MCU characters Wanda (aka Scarlet Witch) and Vision. Despite Vision’s apparent death in 2018’s “Avengers: Infinity

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‘WandaVision’: All of the Marvel Easter Eggs and and Sitcom References So Far

Wagner 76, LIU 74

Fletcher 4-8 2-3 10, N.Jackson 6-9 0-0 17, Hunt 7-15 0-0 15, Martinez 8-11 1-1 19, Morales 5-17 0-0 10, Brown 1-2 0-0 2, Allen 1-1 0-0 3, Freeman 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 32-64 3-4 76. Halftime_LIU 39-37. 3-Point Goals_LIU 10-25 (Rivera 3-5, Cotton 3-6, Flowers 2-4, Penn 2-4, Ballantyne 0-1, J.Jackson 0-5), Wagner 9-19 (N.Jackson 5-7, Martinez 2-4, Allen 1-1, Hunt 1-4, Morales 0-3). Rebounds_LIU 25 (Flowers, Penn, Cotton 5), Wagner 24 (Fletcher 6). Assists_LIU 16 (Cotton, J.Jackson 4), Wagner 21 (Morales 14). Total

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Wagner 76, LIU 74

Louisiana Tech 77, UTSA 66

Crawford 3-12 3-5 11, Lofton 2-7 0-0 4, Archibald 6-10 6-6 19, Pemberton 3-6 11-12 18, Williams 2-8 2-2 6, Christon 2-4 0-0 5, Gordon 6-8 2-2 14, Armstead 0-1 0-0 0, Thomas 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 24-56 24-27 77. Halftime_32-32. 3-Point Goals_UTSA 5-27 (Alley 2-3, Wallace 2-10, Ivy-Curry 1-3, Barisic 0-2, Czumbel 0-3, Jackson 0-6), Louisiana Tech 5-18 (Crawford 2-7, Christon 1-1, Archibald 1-3, Pemberton 1-4, Williams 0-3). Rebounds_UTSA 30 (Wallace 9), Louisiana Tech 44 (Gordon 12). Assists_UTSA 12 (Wallace 4), Louisiana

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Louisiana Tech 77, UTSA 66