COVID-19 tore apart ‘inseparable’ couple, married for 63 years. 2 nurses worked to reunite them for a date.

An inseparable couple, who have been married for 63 years, were separated when they contracted COVID-19, but two nurses reunited them with a date.

      

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Steer that escaped slaughter still on the loose in Rhode Island as thousands sign petition to protect it

Citing dangers posed by the “castrated” animal, police are seeking public’s help locating it.

      

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Live politics updates: Rep. Jeffries explodes at call for ‘unity’ from GOP Rep. Owens who objected to election

“You want to sit here and lecture us about patriotism when you voted to object to an election that you know Joe Biden won?” Jeffries asked.

      

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Morgan Wallen’s music sales, streams spike after artist caught on video using racial slur

After using racial slur, Morgan Wallen has been taken off of the airwaves but his streams and album sales have spiked.

      

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COVID-19 vaccines, tests work well now. But variants have FDA preparing for a future when they may not.

FDA plans to develop guidance to help COVID-19 vaccine, drug and testing manufacturers adapt to emerging variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

      

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Students, staff to quarantine days after California school reopens; outbreaks stoke tensions among state lawmakers. Latest COVID-19 updates.

Hawaii’s governor is asking residents to limit Super Bowl parties. President Biden’s relief bill cleared a key procedural step. Latest COVID-19 news.

      

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Former Indiana first lady Susan Bayh dies at 61 after long battle with brain cancer

Susan Bayh, the wife of former Indiana Gov. Evan Bayh, died on Friday after a prolonged battle with brain cancer. She was 61 years old.

      

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Biden says minimum wage increase looks like it’s not ‘going to survive’ as part of COVID-19 relief package

“I put it in, but I don’t think it’s going to survive,” Biden said, though Sen. Bernie Sanders still insists including it is a “moral imperative.”

      

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100 students, staff to quarantine 2 days after California school reopens; UK variant found in Hawaii. Latest COVID-19 updates.

Hawaii’s governor is asking residents to limit Super Bowl parties. President Biden’s relief bill cleared a key procedural step. Latest COVID-19 news.

      

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She was the first Black person freed by Lincoln, long before his presidency. Her grave was paved over and her story hardly known.

Nance Legins-Costley’s final resting place is marked with no honor. Decades ago, her graveyard in Peoria, Illinois, was paved over with asphalt.

      

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