22 February 2021, Monday News

22 February 2021, Monday

Rangers star denies Russian assault report, team says it's payback after Putin criticism

The New York Rangers released a statement saying they fully supported Artemi Panarin, calling the allegations a politically motivated 'intimidation tactic.'

Bear in mind, you can not discuss the details of this story, without being cognizant of this other Panarin story from 2019, while remebering that Vladimir Putin DOES NOT tolerate dissent....
JosephSzymanski was wondering when one of the big ones would pick this one up

2/22/2021 11:59:00 PM

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Marriott Bets on the ‘Bleisure’ Lifestyle

In a world changed by the pandemic, Marriott aims to take advantage of a trend where consumers are blending leisure travel with work.

heard While there are major benefits for rolling back travelling for work, I have a feeling that a majority of people in the workforce want to get away from online meetings and staying at home. Certain events such as lectures may stay distanced, but nothing beats in-person meetings.
heard I still like the idea of going to a Hotel just for a change of scenery. I’ve done little staycations at hotels

2/22/2021 11:59:00 PM

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'Bridgerton' star Nicola Coughlan reveals 1st scene gave huge clue about ending

You could say it was a real feather in her cap.

Am I the only one who knew it was her from the get-go? The show is great, but pretty predictable.

2/22/2021 11:59:00 PM

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DISPATCH: Covering loss, even as it comes to your own door

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Louise Delfino was tough as nails. She worked as a legal secretary at the same law firm for more than six decades until she was forced into retirement at 84 when she broke...

2/22/2021 11:58:00 PM

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How Pink Lily's Black History Month Campaign Intensified The Debate Over How Influencers Get Paid

It’s common practice for big brands to ask smaller influencers to create content in exchange for commission and “exposure.” Many Black influencers say that is no longer acceptable.

2/22/2021 11:58:00 PM

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5 Must-Watch Episodes of The Muppet Show

These five episodes give a great overview of what made The Muppet Show special.

AdamPNewman89 Loving it

2/22/2021 11:56:00 PM

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A day that will live in infamy: U.S. crosses 500,000th COVID-19 death

A day that will live in infamy: U.S. crosses 500,000th COVID-19 death

Oh, right. Because people will be all 'where were you on Feb 22, 2021?' ...and expect people to know what they're talking about. Nice headline.
With nearly $800 billion in defense spending. Should have bought fewer nuclear weapons instead of cutting pandemic response.

2/22/2021 11:55:00 PM

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Parenting, Baby Names, Celebrities, and Royal News | CafeMom.com

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Newsom touts Long Beach as model for COVID-19 vaccinations, schools reopening

Long Beach, which has its own public health agency, began vaccinating teachers in January and plans to reopen schools for youngest pupils March 29.

I love the work coming from Gov. Newsom and Mayor Robert Garcia. Wonderful!
I’m not sure as to why the Governor is acting like great progress has been made. “According to The Times’ COVID-19 vaccination tracker, fewer than 14% of California’s roughly 40 million people have received a shot.” 1/

2/22/2021 11:52:00 PM

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New Jersey legalizes recreational marijuana

New Jersey has officially legalized recreational marijuana.

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This is a non issue.

2/22/2021 11:50:00 PM

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Luna Shadows' Guide to Trash TV

The comprehensive top tier list, courtesy of lunaxshadows

2/22/2021 11:50:00 PM

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We Found Before Pictures Of Kim And Kanye's House On Zillow And They Really, Really Changed Things

Look what they've done to the place.

Three did the same thing to house they had before, stripped any warmth out it and everything was just grey and empty.
So... do they expect you to stand the whole time you’re there?

2/22/2021 11:50:00 PM

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YouTube Preschool Stars Vlad & Niki Sign With Underscore Talent To Expand Franchise Into Global Entertainment Property

YouTube Preschool Stars Vlad & Niki Sign With Underscore Talent To Expand Franchise Into Global Entertainment Property

2/22/2021 11:49:00 PM

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NASA releases stunning new video of Perseverance rover landing on Mars

How beautiful is our own planet
Sounds like my manscaped trimmer

2/22/2021 11:49:00 PM

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Neon’s Tom Quinn or (The Unexpected and Relentless Pursuit to Get a Documentary in Best Picture)

Neon’s Tom Quinn or (The Unexpected and Relentless Pursuit to Get a Documentary in Best Picture)

2/22/2021 11:49:00 PM

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Suspect's plea deal in child-murder case marks latest battle over L.A. County D.A.'s policies

Suspect's plea deal in child-murder case marks latest battle over L.A. County D.A.'s policies

Hopefully this gets taken care of in prison.
I don't know who made that image but that is really well seen.

2/22/2021 11:48:00 PM

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College Financial Grades 2021: Will Your Alma Mater Survive Covid?

Will your alma mater go under due to Covid-19?

Since the data presented is IPEDS 2018 or 2019, the really significant issue will be the comparative data for 2020 and 2021 when the effects of the pandemic hit financial statements fully...

2/22/2021 11:48:00 PM

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Coronavirus Mutations: A Visual Guide to New, More-Infectious Variants

Some strains of the virus that causes Covid-19 appear to be equipped with adaptations that may make them better at infecting cells or eluding the immune system

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2/22/2021 11:47:00 PM

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Amazon Rom-Com I Want You Back Casts Jenny Slate, Charlie Day, Manny Jacinto, Gina Rodriguez

Jenny Slate, Charlie Day, Manny Jacinto and Gina Rodriguez are set to lead Jason Orley's upcoming Amazon rom-com, I Want You Back.

2/22/2021 11:46:00 PM

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'Set during the pivotal decade of the [AIDS] epidemic, the series is heartbreaking but also joyful and wickedly funny: a deeply affecting character portrait of young lives snuffed out far too soon,' writes klawls on HBO Max's 'It's A Sin.'

klawls I was an AIDS educator and nursing consultant during that decade, I'll let you know.
klawls How considerate can one man be to create a show like this during a worldwide pandemic!? 👏🏼

2/22/2021 11:46:00 PM

Woody Allen Memoir’s Publisher Threatens Lawsuit Against HBO Over ‘Allen V. Farrow’ Docuseries

EXCLUSIVE: After decades of legal wars between Woody Allen and Mia Farrow and various jurisdictions over sexual child assault claims against the Oscar winner, HBO’s Allen v. Farrow docuseries…

2/22/2021 11:46:00 PM

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Minnesota priest auctions off baseball card collection for charity

Father John Ubel has been collecting baseball cards for 50 years. Now, he is stepping up to the plate and auctioning off his most valuable cards to raise money for grade school scholarships in St. Paul, Minnesota.

2/22/2021 11:45:00 PM

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After 28 Years Together, Daft Punk Has Broken Up

After 28 years together, Daft Punk has broken up

2/22/2021 11:45:00 PM

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Texas Democrats chart path to turn Lone Star State blue

In the aftermath of the winter weather crisis, Texas Democrats see an opportunity to mobilize voters ahead of the 2022 midterm elections and beyond.

2/22/2021 11:45:00 PM

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Daniel Radcliffe Is 'Intensely Embarrassed' By His 'Harry Potter' Acting

It’s not always so magical being Harry Potter.

2/22/2021 11:45:00 PM

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Virginia lawmakers vote to abolish the death penalty

Virginia lawmakers vote to abolish the death penalty

2/22/2021 11:45:00 PM

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Lucy Hale and Skeet Ulrich Were Just Spotted Kissing While Out on a Date Together

Um is this a Riverdale/Katy Keene crossover??

2/22/2021 11:45:00 PM

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NPR Cookie Consent and Choices

2/22/2021 11:42:00 PM

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'This is my America': Doctor charged with hate crime in assault on Latino man

An anesthesiologist, Jennifer Susan Wright is accused of attacking a man who had asked her to maintain social distancing at a supermarket in Florida.

2/22/2021 11:41:00 PM

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U.S. economy set to speed up, leading index signals

U.S. economy set to speed up, leading index signals

2/22/2021 11:41:00 PM

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Julio Urias' Dad Gets Huge Tattoo To Commemorate Son's World Series Win

Julio Urias' Dad Gets Huge Tattoo To Commemorate Son's World Series Win

2/22/2021 11:41:00 PM

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Cuomo Announces NYC Movie Theaters Can Reopen at 25 Percent Capacity on March 5

Theaters in New York City have been shuttered since March 2020 because of the pandemic.

2/22/2021 11:41:00 PM

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Jessica Szohr Celebrates Her 'Resilient and Strong' Body Less Than a Month After Giving Birth - E! Online

Jessica Szohr Celebrates Her 'Resilient and Strong' Body Less Than a Month After Giving Birth

2/22/2021 11:41:00 PM

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The Best Movies and TV Shows to Stream

Update your weekly streaming binge with ItsASin and ICareALotNetflix.

2/22/2021 11:40:00 PM

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DaBaby Responds to JoJo Siwa Name Drop Backlash, James Charles Reacts

“All love on my end shawty,” says DaBaby after being dragged for dropping Siwa’s name in a freestyle (via toofab)

2/22/2021 11:40:00 PM

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My Year Without Dining Out Ended on a Post-Snowstorm Patio

My year of not dining out ended on a post-snowstorm patio (Via EaterDallas)

2/22/2021 11:39:00 PM

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Woody Allen and wife launch blistering attack on Allen v Farrow documentary

Woody Allen and wife launch blistering attack on Allen v Farrow documentary

2/22/2021 11:39:00 PM

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Pfizer Vaccine Highly Effective After Just One Dose, U.K. Early Data Suggest

Pfizer’s vaccine is highly effective after just one dose, U.K. early data suggests

2/22/2021 11:39:00 PM

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Jennifer Lopez Gave an Intimate Look Inside Her Twins Emme and Max’s 13th Birthday

'My beautiful babies are teenagers today!! OMG!!'

2/22/2021 11:39:00 PM

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If You're a Taurus, You Need These Crystals in Your Life

You + aventurine=the perfect match.

2/22/2021 11:39:00 PM

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Lucy Hale and Riverdale’s Skeet Ulrich Were Photographed Kissing

Lucy Hale and Riverdale’s Skeet Ulrich Were Photographed Kissing

2/22/2021 11:39:00 PM

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Parenting, Baby Names, Celebrities, and Royal News | CafeMom.com

2/22/2021 11:38:00 PM

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Selma Blair Shares the First Moment She Noticed Her Leg Was Numb Prior to MS Diagnosis

“I couldn't feel the ground or how to lift my left leg.”

2/22/2021 11:37:00 PM

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Los Angeles Times Launches Spanish-Language Edition of Coronavirus in California Tracker

The Times’ statewide coronavirus tracker is now available in Spanish via L.A. Times en Español online and the L.A. Times app

2/22/2021 11:37:00 PM

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Some Texans told they owe thousands in electric bills

As power returns, the damage from the storm is far from resolved.

2/22/2021 11:36:00 PM

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45 Incredibly Useful Wayfair Organizers That Will Make Your Daily Life a Lot Easier

Because a tidy home can do wonders for your well-being. Wayfair 💯

2/22/2021 11:36:00 PM

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Supreme Court Shuts Down Stormy Daniels Lawsuit Against Trump—But Other Defamation Cases Still Alive

Trump still faces two lawsuits from Summer Zervos and E. Jean Carroll, who have accused him of sexual assault.

2/22/2021 11:35:00 PM

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Gogglebox legend Amy Tapper wows fans after flawless lockdown makeover

Gogglebox legend Amy Tapper wows fans after flawless lockdown makeover

2/22/2021 11:34:00 PM

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Will Mellor commends Joe Tracini for 'saving lives' with mental health videos

Will Mellor commends Joe Tracini for 'saving lives' with mental health videos

2/22/2021 11:32:00 PM

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Cherry’s Tom Holland and Oscars’ Greatest Mistakes by The Awardist

2/22/2021 11:32:00 PM

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Why Beatmaking Site Splice Is Suddenly Worth $500 Million

Accessible software to record music from home is big business — and the boom will outlast the pandemic

2/22/2021 11:31:00 PM

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Momentum is building for a stock-trading tax — and Wall Street is furious

Uncle Sam is in search for a pot of gold that could ease the pain of trillion-dollar deficits. And some believe Wall Street might just have the answer.

2/22/2021 11:30:00 PM

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French dance music superstars Daft Punk break up after 28 years

Grammy-winning electronic music pioneers Daft Punk announce that they are breaking up after 28 years

2/22/2021 11:30:00 PM

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Michael Cassel Group Hires Disney Theatrical’s Jane Abramson (EXCLUSIVE)

Michael Cassel Group Hires Disney Theatrical’s Jane Abramson (EXCLUSIVE)

2/22/2021 11:30:00 PM

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NASA releases first audio from Mars, video of landing

NASA releases first audio from Mars, video of landing

2/22/2021 11:30:00 PM

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Woody Allen & Soon-Yi Call HBO's 'Allen v. Farrow' a 'Hatchet Job'

Woody Allen & Soon-Yi Call HBO's 'Allen v. Farrow' a 'Hatchet Job'

2/22/2021 11:29:00 PM

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Historian Fred Hoxie writes, 'Rep. Deb Haaland will have to address our energy needs, but as a Native American Interior secretary, she'd look out for all her constituents in that process.'

2/22/2021 11:29:00 PM

Oh, Just Some *Amazing* Gifts For Everyone You Know

Scoop-up the Hauliday deals while you can!

2/22/2021 11:29:00 PM

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Volunteers mobilize to clean Israel's tar-coated beaches

Volunteers are taking part in a widening effort to clean up a disastrous oil spill that has blackened most of Israel's shoreline and reached beaches of neighboring Lebanon.

2/22/2021 11:26:00 PM

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Garland Looks for Justice Department to Tackle Domestic Extremism

The attorney-general nominee said investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot would be his first priority and stressed the need for an independent Justice Department at his Senate confirmation hearing.

2/22/2021 11:26:00 PM

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FILMART 2021 Adapts to Surging Streaming Viewership

sponsored by hktdc | The best in Chinese-language content will be showcased this year at the Hong Kong fest exclusively on FILMART Online March 15-18.

2/22/2021 11:25:00 PM

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Rite Aid COVID vaccine appointment eligibility and how to book online

Rite Aid COVID vaccine appointment eligibility and how to book online

2/22/2021 11:25:00 PM

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Women Leading Countries? That’s So Next Century.

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Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen launch podcast on Spotify

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen are making a podcast.

2/22/2021 11:25:00 PM

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Golden Globes 2021: Best Drama Series — What Will Win?

Golden Globes 2021: Best Drama Series — What Will Win?

2/22/2021 11:23:00 PM

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Teachers were already leaving the profession due to stress — then COVID-19 hit

About 44% of teachers who left voluntarily during COVID-19 cited the pandemic as the primary reason for their exit.

2/22/2021 11:23:00 PM

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ICM Partners Restructures With Siegel Leading Concerts, Gibbs Head of Music

ICM Partners announced a surprise shakeup of its leadership group, including Rob Prinz relinquishing his role as head of worldwide concerts.

2/22/2021 11:22:00 PM

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16 Ways to Test How Much Your Partner Cares About You

A new relationship test gives you 16 ways to see if your partner truly cares.

2/22/2021 11:22:00 PM

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New Covid-19 Strains: What We Know

What are the new Covid-19 variants — and what will they mean for our vaccines?

2/22/2021 11:21:00 PM

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See The Real World Season One Stars Reunite for the First Time in 20 Years on E!'s For Real - E! Online

See The Real World Season One Stars Reunite for the First Time in 20 Years on E!'s For Real

2/22/2021 11:20:00 PM

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It Is Once Again Time to Call for Chris Harrison’s Retirement From The Bachelor

Removing Harrison will not fix the show’s ongoing race problems. But that doesn’t make it any less worth doing.

2/22/2021 11:20:00 PM

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Hoda felt this book down to her 'core' — see her emotional chat with its author

Hoda felt this book down to her 'core' — see her emotional chat with its author

2/22/2021 11:20:00 PM

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Garrett Hedlund Says He's Felt 'Precious Delirium' Since Son's Arrival

Garrett Hedlund and Emma Roberts are loving life as new parents!

2/22/2021 11:20:00 PM

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Chase Bryant Reveals Suicide Attempt: 'Life Is Too Short, Don't Make It Any Shorter'

'I just wanted to make it quick' (via toofab)

2/22/2021 11:20:00 PM

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Biden’s Cowardly Answer on Student Debt

His own party wants him to cancel $50,000 per borrower. He refuses to even consider it.

2/22/2021 11:20:00 PM

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NY Rangers Call BS On Artemi Panarin Assault Claims, Suggest Russian Smear Campaign

NY Rangers Call BS On Artemi Panarin Assault Claims, Suggest Russian Smear Campaign

2/22/2021 11:19:00 PM

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New York City movie theaters will reopen on March 5 at limited capacity, Cuomo says

New York City movie theaters will soon reopen at limited capacity, Cuomo says

2/22/2021 11:17:00 PM

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Low wages are just the start of the problems for millions of U.S. workers during COVID-19 — here’s why

Low wages are just the start of the problems for millions of U.S. workers during COVID-19 — here’s why

2/22/2021 11:16:00 PM

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SNAP benefits can be used toward hot food and prepared meals in Texas

In the wake of the bitter Texas freeze that has impacted millions, vulnerable residents can now get access to hot, prepared meals through a federal program.

2/22/2021 11:16:00 PM

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Roasted Vegetable Grain Bowl with Chickpeas and Tahini-Ginger Dressing

This endlessly customizable grain bowl is here to break you out of your lunch rut.

2/22/2021 11:16:00 PM

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A Father-To-Be Died While Building A Gender-Reveal Device That Exploded

Christopher Pekny died while building a device to be used at a gender reveal party in New York.

2/22/2021 11:16:00 PM

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President Joe Biden raised $22 million to fund his transition to power

Biden's haul far surpasses what Donald Trump raised for his presidential transition four years ago.

2/22/2021 11:15:00 PM

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Khamenei: Iran may enrich uranium to 60 percent purity if needed

Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Iran's uranium enrichment level would not be limited to 20 percent; it will be increased to whatever level the country needs.

2/22/2021 11:15:00 PM

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Comedian Chris D'Elia addresses sexual misconduct allegations months after denial: 'Sex controlled my life'

Comedian Chris D’Elia is speaking out for the first time in months since denying allegations of sexual harassment.

2/22/2021 11:15:00 PM

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45 Too-Real Tweets About Parents Hiding From Their Kids

'Just enjoying a little me time. So, basically hiding from my family in the bathroom.'

2/22/2021 11:13:00 PM

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Addiction Boutique

2/22/2021 11:13:00 PM

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Vanessa Williams Wants You to Break Color Barriers Too

The actress opens up about winning Miss. America, Black beauty, and supporting those in your network.

2/22/2021 11:13:00 PM

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54 Wild Rules ‘Bachelor’ and ‘Bachelorette’ Contestants Have to Follow

Excuse me, you're required to spend WHAT on clothing?

2/22/2021 11:11:00 PM

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Joe Biden's $15 federal minimum wage pledge makes businesses nervous

Joe Biden's $15 federal minimum wage pledge makes businesses nervous

2/22/2021 11:11:00 PM

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This Is What The Real World Homecoming: New York Looks Like

Becky, Andre, Heather B., Julie, Norman, Eric and Kevin are returning to the Big Apple

2/22/2021 11:11:00 PM

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Attention People Who Hate Their Jobs: Here Are 3 Ways You Can Make Work Less Awful

Attention People Who Hate Their Jobs: Here Are 3 Ways You Can Make Work Less Awful

2/22/2021 11:11:00 PM

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Entire School Board Resigns After Hot Mic Catches Them Dissing Parents

Entire School Board Resigns After Hot Mic Catches Them Dissing Parents

2/22/2021 11:11:00 PM

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Labour MP Luke Pollard backs Mirror's Ban Puppy Imports campaign to change law

EXCLUSIVE Labour MP Luke Pollard backs Mirror's Ban Puppy Imports campaign to change law

2/22/2021 11:10:00 PM

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New York City Movie Theaters to Reopen at 25 Percent Capacity

New York City Movie Theaters to Reopen at 25 Percent Capacity

2/22/2021 11:10:00 PM

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Parenting, Baby Names, Celebrities, and Royal News | CafeMom.com

2/22/2021 11:10:00 PM

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Katie Price's epic garden party with outdoor cinema for Carl Woods' birthday

Katie Price throws epic garden party with outdoor cinema for Carl Woods' birthday

2/22/2021 11:07:00 PM

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Southern Baptists divided over politics, race, LGBTQ policy

'In order to work with them, you’ve got to be in lockstep agreement with them on every point,' one pastor said of America’s largest Protestant denomination.

2/22/2021 11:07:00 PM

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‘Will & Grace’, ‘Fear The Walking Dead’, ‘Sex Education’ Among Recipients Of Ruderman Family Foundation’s Seal Of Authentic Representation

‘Will & Grace’, ‘Fear The Walking Dead’, ‘Sex Education’ Among Recipients Of Ruderman Family Foundation’s Seal Of Authentic Representation

2/22/2021 11:07:00 PM

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Meghan McCain Wants Dr. Anthony Fauci Replaced With Someone Who “Understands Science”

Meghan McCain Wants Dr. Anthony Fauci Replaced With Someone Who “Understands Science”

2/22/2021 11:06:00 PM

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