Cardinals set to land Nolan Arenado in blockbuster deal with Rockies

Arenado is one of the most feared sluggers in baseball and would give a huge boost to a Cardinals lineup that struggled in 2020.

      

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Ikea adds requirement before consumers can buy dressers, furniture to prevent tip-over accidents, deaths

Ikea shoppers buying a dresser will be required to fill out an online form acknowledging the need to attach furniture to the wall for tip-over risk.

      

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All the best movies we saw at Sundance Film Festival, ranked (including ‘John and the Hole’)

The 2021 edition of Sundance Film Festival has gone virtual but isn’t skimping on the cool independent cinema. Here’s the best stuff we saw, ranked.

      

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Timberwolves’ Karl Anthony-Towns revealed he was hit by a drunk driver before season started

Karl-Anthony Towns has had a tumultuous year, having lost his mother and six other family members to COVID-19 and being hit by a drunk driver.

      

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‘No one can erase us.’ New York Liberty’s Layshia Clarendon has successful top surgery

Layshia Clarendon started identifying as trans in December. After revealing on Instagram that they had top surgery, they said, “I’m feeling free.”

      

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Fallen Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick will lie in honor at US Capitol

Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick, who died after the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, will lie in honor Feb. 2 in the Capitol Rotunda.

      

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‘He was sacrificed for being Black’: Billboard project aims to keep George Floyd’s death at forefront of racial justice movement

The billboards, featuring an oil painting by New York City artist Donald Perlis, are now above highways in Atlanta, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.

      

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This Kentucky couple did everything together for 56 years. Then one of them died alone of COVID-19.

Dave and Shirley Kelly had been together for 56 years when he died from COVID-19 this summer. Now she’s trying to adjust to life without him.

      

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All the best movies we saw at Sundance Film Festival, ranked (including apocalyptic comedy ‘How It Ends’)

The 2021 edition of Sundance Film Festival has gone virtual but isn’t skimping on the cool independent cinema. Here’s the best stuff we saw, ranked.

      

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Oprah turns 67: Her career in photos

Oprah Winfrey is booked and busy. The talk show icon has been making impactful moves in the entertainment and cultural realms.

      

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