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Congresswoman Cori Bush’s car hit by gunfire in St Louis

The car of Congresswoman Cori Bush was hit by gunfire in St Louis, according to reports.Ms Bush was not in the car at the time of the shooting on Saturday morning, and she was reportedly not believed to be the target of the shooting.When approached by local news 5 On Your Side, Ms Bush said in a statement: “Like far too many of us in St Louis, experiencing gun violence is all too familiar.""Thankfully no one was harmed. But any act of gun violence shakes your soul," she added to the outlet.It is the second time Ms Bush has...
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Haley says Biden, Harris should resign for 'the good of our country'

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said in an interview that President Biden and Vice President Harris should resign over their handling of foreign policy. Haley said that Biden's press conference was "absolutely cringeworthy" and his comments on Russia and Ukraine gave too much away. "You never...
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Florida district will no longer allow excused absences for kids staying home due to Covid concerns

A Florida school district, the ninth largest in the nation, will no longer allow excused absences for students who remain at home due to Covid-19 concerns. Orange County Public Schools, which has over 206,000 students at 202 Orlando-area schools, made the announcement Wednesday, saying parents "keeping students home during the increased Covid-19 cases" will no longer be able to get excused absences for their children starting Jan. 31.
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World leaders speak out against hate during Holocaust Remembrance Day

Jan. 27 (UPI) -- World leaders called for everyone to speak out against hate during International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Thursday, the 77th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau. "We join with nations of the world to grieve one of the darkest chapters in human history...
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Man drove without licence for more than 70 years

A man stopped by police told officers he had been driving with no licence or insurance for more than 70 years. While on patrol, police pulled over the man near Tesco Extra, in Bulwell, Nottingham, on Wednesday evening. Officers said the driver - born in 1938 - told them he...
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Joe Manchin

Has outlined in detail the parts of the social spending bill he supports. She wants to pass them ASAP. Those areas include climate, housing, Pre-K and eldercare, she says. What happened: Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) is calling for Congress to pass portions of the shelved $1.7 trillion social spending package before the State of the Union address on March 1.
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3 Houston police officers shot; suspect in custody

A suspect was in custody after reportedly shooting three police officers, carjacking a driver and barricading himself inside a home on Thursday, Houston police said. The suspect is believed to have opened fire with what Houston Police Chief Troy Finner described at a news conference as a “fully automatic” weapon.
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Elijah Warner, son of NFL legend Kurt Warner, commits to Temple

Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Elijah "E.J." Warner, the son of Pro Football Hall of Famer Kurt Warner, plans to play college football at Temple University, the Phoenix-area high school quarterback announced on Twitter. Warner made his collegiate commitment late Wednesday on the social media platform. The Brophy College Preparatory senior...
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Minnie Mouse trades iconic dress for a pantsuit. Not everyone's a fan.

The debut of Minnie Mouse's first-ever pantsuit has prompted many people on social media to criticize the character's new fit. On Tuesday, Disneyland Paris announced Minnie was temporarily ditching her iconic red-and-white polka dot dress in honor of Disneyland Paris' 30th anniversary. She will also wear it in honor of Women’s History Month this March.
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Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song are reportedly engaged

(CNN) — Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song are engaged. The actor and the "Suite Life" star, who welcomed their 9-month-old son Dakota last April, have been together for four years and are planning on marrying soon, reports People. CNN has reached to representatives of the couple for comment. When...
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