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California Wildlife Conservationist Attacked by Own Tigers: 'She Raised Them From Babies'

24 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

The keeper had gone into the tiger cage hundreds of times before she was attacked, according to a friend.
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France's Sanofi to buy biotech firm Synthorx for $2.5 billion

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Sanofi said on Monday it had agreed to buy California-headquartered biotechnology firm Synthorx in a cash deal worth about $2.5 billion aimed at beefing up the French...
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Wildfire victims raise concerns with $13.5B PG&E settlement

2 hours ago   |   ABC

After two years of intense negotiations on behalf of the victims of the Northern California wildfires, the lawyers in case held a press conference Sunday afternoon to outline...
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College Basketball Top 25 Power Rankings: Louisville or Ohio State at No. 1?

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

The only top 25 that you need to read.
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California's Great America serves up mouthwatering holiday fare at its annual WinterFest celebration

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Build your own funnel cake at WinterFest 2019!
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Chatting the Pictures Year End: Kamala Harris; Firestorm Tree; Greta Thunberg at Standing Rock

4 hours ago   |   BAG news Notes

Welcome to a special, year-end edition of “Chatting the Pictures.” In this webcast, we focus on pictures of the year and the theme of exposure. In each 10-minute webcast...
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A perfect match: wife gives husband kidney after meeting online

5 hours ago   |   ABC

A couple who met online turned out to be a perfect match in more ways than one when she donated him a kidney.
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Parents sue California school district after daughter's suicidal thoughts went unreported

5 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

The parents of a 12-year-old girl who died by suicide last spring are suing her school district, school principal and counselor after they “failed and refused" to act when the...
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California visitor wins $160K in pai gow on Las Vegas Strip

6 hours ago   |   Review Journal

“Winning this is going to cost me a million because I'm going to have to buy a house for my wife!” Michael Barrows said.
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California man arrested for alleged assault sticks tongue out in mugshot

California man arrested for alleged assault sticks tongue out in mugshot

6 hours ago   |   New York Post

He is accused of illegally entering his ex-landlord's home Friday and putting the man in a chokehold.
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Ronstadt, `Sesame Street' receive Kennedy Center Honors

Ronstadt, `Sesame Street' receive Kennedy Center Honors

Actress Sally Field, singer Linda Ronstadt and the disco-funk band Earth Wind and Fire shared the spotlight as part of the latest group of recipients of the Kennedy Center... Read more ...

Ted Simmons can thank analytics Baseball Hall of Fame nod

Ted Simmons can thank analytics Baseball Hall of Fame nod

SAN DIEGO - Ted Simmons can thank WAR, on-base percentage and other modern measures of baseball players for helping him reach the Hall of Fame 31 years after he retired. Read more ...

Federal workers to get 12 weeks of paid parental leave, Schumer says

Federal workers to get 12 weeks of paid parental leave, Schumer says

Under the current federal law, civilian workers are eligible for 12 weeks of unpaid leave. Read more ...

Sailors killed at Pensacola Navy base saved lives when they ran toward the...

Sailors killed at Pensacola Navy base saved lives when they ran toward the gunman, officials say

Three US Navy sailors were killed when they “didn't run from danger” after a gunman opened fire at a US Navy base in Florida, US Navy officials said. “When confronted... they... Read more ...

Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the...

Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, dies

Caroll Spinney, the person who voiced Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, has died. Read more ...

‘Benson,' ‘Star Trek' actor René Auberjonois has died at 79

‘Benson,' ‘Star Trek' actor René Auberjonois has died at 79

The actor died Sunday at his home in Los Angeles of metastatic lung cancer, his son Rèmy-Luc Auberjonois told The Associated Press. Read more ...

Caroll Spinney, Who Played Big Bird And Oscar On 'Sesame Street,' Dies At 85

Caroll Spinney, Who Played Big Bird And Oscar On 'Sesame Street,' Dies At 85

The actor and puppeteer performed on the popular TV show from its very first episode in 1969 until his retirement last year. (Image credit: Evan Agostini/Evan Agostini/Invision/AP) Read more ...

No. 3 Clemson set to play No. 2 Ohio State in College Football Playoff's...

No. 3 Clemson set to play No. 2 Ohio State in College Football Playoff's Fiesta Bowl

No. 3 Clemson set to play No. 2 Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl Read more ...

Meet soon-to-be world's new youngest PM, 34-y.o. star-eyed instagrammer who...

Meet soon-to-be world's new youngest PM, 34-y.o. star-eyed instagrammer who won her first election in 2012

Just last month Sanna Marin turned 34. This week she is slated to become the world's youngest prime minister, after the Finnish parliament confirms her nomination. Marin will... Read more ...

Dramatic video shows monster volcano eruption swallowing an island in New...

Dramatic video shows monster volcano eruption swallowing an island in New Zealand

Dramatic footage of New Zealand's White Island volcano eruption that claimed at least one life shows a towering plume of smoke and ash seemingly blocking out the roughly... Read more ...