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A general view as police officers on the field at Yankee Stadium.
(Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)
November 02, 2018 - 3:17 pm
For the past few decades, the Yankees have sent flowers and thoughtful notes to unsuspecting families and police departments around the country.
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FILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, file photo, people cast their ballots ahead of the Nov. 6, general election at Jim Miller Park, in Marietta, Ga. Long lines, broken voting machines and poll worker confusion are all common at polling places across the country on Election Day. With more people voting early, some of these issues are already popping up in this year’s midterm election. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart, File)
November 02, 2018 - 3:13 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Political activist Leah McElrath was reviewing her electronic ballot at a polling place in Houston when she was shocked to find Republican Ted Cruz listed as her choice in Texas' high-profile U.S. Senate race. McElrath had voted a straight ticket for Democrats, but the machine had...
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Doctors at Lankanau Medical Center in the Philly area say a lot of families delivering babies now have a connection to the team.
November 02, 2018 - 12:20 pm
One local hospital has been preparing, knowing this nine-month mark after the Super Bowl victory was approaching.
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Mark Reardon
November 02, 2018 - 10:07 am
The U-S Secretary of State is making international headlines with comments he gave on KMOX's Mark Reardon Show yesterday. Mike Pompeo told Mark Reardon about the "SNAP Act" sanctions against Iran... three months after President Trump canceled an "Obama-era" deal with that country. "This coming...
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President Donald Trump listens as Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley speaks during a campaign rally at Columbia Regional Airport, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, in Columbia, Mo.
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
November 02, 2018 - 10:00 am
McCaskill is among a number of vulnerable Democrats running in red states. She is a top target for Republicans seeking to expand the party's slim 51-49 edge in the U.S. Senate
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© Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
November 01, 2018 - 6:20 pm
Target stores nationwide will be opening one hour earlier than last Thanksgiving.
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Tom Franklin
November 01, 2018 - 10:39 am
You can thank Mookie Betts if you score a free taco at Taco Bell today. His stolen base in Game 1 of the World Series was part of the Boston Red Sox' 8-4 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers that night. However, his slide also won thousands of Americans free Doritos Locos Tacos from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m...
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(AP Photo/Michael Liedtke)
November 01, 2018 - 5:50 am
It's the latest backlash against men's exploitation of female subordinates.
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DeWayne Johnson, a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed-killer caused his cancer,
(AP Photo/Paul Elias, File)
October 31, 2018 - 7:52 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Northern California groundskeeper said Wednesday that he will accept a judge's reduced verdict of $78 million against Monsanto after a jury found the company's weed killer caused his cancer. DeWayne Johnson's attorney formally informed the San Francisco Superior Court that he...
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Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch"
(AP Photo, File)
October 31, 2018 - 7:52 pm
The home run Willie McCovey hit at Busch Stadium II on Sept. 4, 1966 has been recalled by some as the farthest fair ball hit in the stadium's history.
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