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About 30 government workers got paid by mistake Friday — but not for long

As hundreds of thousands of federal workers fretted Friday about how they will pay bills amid the government shutdown, the missed paychecks turned out to be particularly cruel for nearly three dozen employees at one obscure government agency. Their checks slipped right through their hands, or at...

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GOP senator: Rep. King's white supremacy remarks hurt nation

Iowa Republican congressman Steve King faced intensifying criticism Friday over his remarks about white supremacy, including from a black GOP senator who said such comments are a blight on the nation and the party.


Britain’s Andy Murray reacts during a press conference at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Friday. A tearful Murray says the Australian Open could be his last tournament because of a hip injury that has hampered him for almost two years. (The Associated Press)...

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On Friday, Tucker Carlson investigates the border battle as Democrats push for a ‘technological wall.’ President Trump holds back on a national emergency. Then later, Tucker examines the left’s mobilization against legal gun owners. Plus: Did CNN decline local reporter due to border wall bias?

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A police officer was hospitalized late Friday night after being shot during a traffic stop in Arlington, Texas, authorities said, but there were no immediate details about the officer's medical condition. A suspect was also wounded and later died, police said.

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New Florida governor Ron DeSantis suspends Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel over school massacre

New Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis suspended Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel on Friday over his handling of February's massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

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Fire damaged the exterior of Tate's Bake Shop in East Moriches as well as two trailers parked on the premises Friday night, fire and Suffolk County law enforcement authorities said.

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On Friday, Martha talks to Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald about the Jayme Closs kidnapping and updates us on what's going on with the teen, while lawmakers walk out for the weekend on the longest government shutdown in history, and Ocasio-Cortez mocks Joe Liberman after he says she's not the future.

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FDNY firefighter busted for DUI on way back from fireman’s funeral

An FDNY firefighter driving home from a fellow fireman’s funeral was arrested for drunken driving after hitting a pedestrian in Brooklyn, police sources said. Matthew Wilson, 36, crashed into the pedestrian on a sidewalk near the intersection of Marine Parkway and Quentin Road soon after Steven...

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LOS ANGELES (AP) " A SpaceX rocket delivered 10 satellites to low-Earth orbit on Friday, completing a two-year campaign by Iridium Communications Inc. to replace its original fleet with a new generation of mobile communication technology and added global aircraft tracking capability.The Falcon 9...

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The Happiest Place on Earth indeed! Tim Tebow and his new fiancée, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, headed to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, on Friday, January 11, to celebrate their engagement. The New York Mets outfielder, 31, announced a day before the fun-filled trip that he proposed to the 2017...

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James Harden, Rockets overwhelm lowly Cavaliers, 114-113

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 43 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists in three quarters to lead the Houston Rockets to a 141-113 rout of the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night.

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Doncic leads Mavs past Timberwolves in Saunders' home debut

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Luka Doncic scored 29 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer to lead the Dallas Mavericks over the Minnesota Timberwolves 119-115 on Friday night, spoiling rookie coach Ryan Saunders' home debut.

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Bill Daley widens fundraising lead, becomes first mayoral candidate to top $4M

In a fundraising drop late Friday, Bill Daley reported another $430,516 in contributions from deep-pockets donors.

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Frontier Airlines introduces a tipping option when ordering drinks and snacks; Raymond Arroyo breaks down 'Friday Follies' for 'The Ingraham Angle.'

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RALEIGH, N.C. —The Carolina Hurricanes no longer have Jeff Skinner but welcomed him back Friday.

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With his body draped in the Puerto Rican flag, his emotions struggling to get through the song named “Hurricane” and his presence celebrated all across San Juan, “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda returned to the role of Alexander Hamilton Friday night on the island of his beloved...

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Lab revokes honors for controversial DNA scientist Watson

NEW YORK (AP) " James Watson, the Nobel Prize-winning DNA scientist who lost his job in 2007 for expressing racist views, was stripped of several honorary titles Friday by the New York lab he once headed.Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory said it was reacting to Watson's remarks in a television...

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NEW YORK —Back from an arduous road trip, the Knicks took the floor at Madison Square Garden Friday night to begin the second half of the schedule. And in the end, game No. 42 felt a lot like the first…

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