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What World War II Can Teach Us About Fighting the Coronavirus

Some manufacturers are racing to make ventilators, respirators, and face shields. But the situation is nothing like it was in the 1940s.

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4:00am PDT - March 26th, 2020

Investor sues senator over stock sales ahead of pandemic

The North Carolina senator has run into problems over stock sell-offs.

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11:11pm PDT - March 24th, 2020

Ahoy! Supreme Court protects states from copyright claims in Blackbeard pirate ship case

The ruling is a loss for a company that has spent 20 years documenting the salvage of the Queen Anne's Revenge, which Blackbeard ran aground in 1718.

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7:30am PDT - March 23rd, 2020

When cats are free to roam, wildlife suffers

When your house cat trots outside for a neighborhood stroll, it doesn't end well for birds, bunnies, squirrels and other wildlife. And now, thanks to a new study, we know how much damage our feline friends can do.

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4:26am PDT - March 12th, 2020

NWSL soccer matches will stream on CBS All Access and Twitch

You might have an easy time watching National Women's Soccer League matches online this season. The league has struck deals that give CBS Sports and Twitch the rights to stream games for the next three years. CBS will stream 87 matches, 71 of them available s…

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1:05pm PDT - March 11th, 2020

Joe Biden wins the Mississippi Democratic primary

Former VP Joe Biden will win the Mississippi Democratic primary, Insider and Decision Desk HQ project. Biden was heavily favored to win in Mississippi due to his sweeping Super Tuesday victories in similar states where African-American voters make up a signif…

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5:01pm PDT - March 10th, 2020

Trump Names Rep. Mark Meadows His New Chief of Staff

(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Friday named Rep. Mark Meadows as his new chief of staff, replacing Mick Mulvaney, who been acting in the role for more than a year. Trump announced the staff reshuffle in Friday night tweets, saying Mulvaney would bec…

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5:43pm PST - March 6th, 2020

Bernie Sanders admits he's 'not getting young people to vote like I wanted'

Sen. Bernie Sanders conceded on Wednesday that he hasn't inspired the level of youth voter turnout that he'd hoped he would. "Have we been as successful as I would hope in bringing in young people in? And the answer is 'no'," Sanders said at a Wednesday press…

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12:46pm PST - March 5th, 2020

Florida GOP donor convicted on corruption charges in North Carolina

Greg Lindberg emerged last year as one of Florida’s largest individual Republican donors, giving to a range of officials.

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11:19am PST - March 5th, 2020

Joe Biden Just Won the North Carolina Primary

It's a decisive win for Biden in a state that will be a battleground in the 2020 election.

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4:39pm PST - March 3rd, 2020

Trump repeats a handful of false claims during CPAC speech

President Donald Trump's speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference Saturday was short and sweet compared to his more than two-hour long address last year, which remains the longest speech of his presidency.

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3:38pm PST - March 1st, 2020

Joe Biden Wins South Carolina, and Rides Into Super Tuesday as Bernie Sanders’ Chief Rival

Backed overwhelmingly by African American voters, former Vice President Joe Biden’s sweeping victory in South Carolina’s Democratic presidential primary on Saturday has made him the leading alternative to frontrunner Sen. Bernie Sanders on Super Tuesday and p…

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8:17pm PST - February 29th, 2020

Fire prompts evacuation at North Carolina airport tower

A fire prompted the evacuation of the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport tower Saturday in North Carolina, a Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman said.

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7:53am PST - February 29th, 2020

Female Wrestler Beats Seven Boys to Win North Carolina High School Championship

Heaven Fitch of Uwharrie Charter became the first female to win a North Carolina High School Athletic Association individual wrestling championship.

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9:29pm PST - February 27th, 2020