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Would Georgia Bill Outlaw Giving Food, Water to Voters Waiting in Line?
  • 6 March 2021
Some people allege that so-called "line warming" may be a form of voter intimidation.
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FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, American poet Amanda Gorman recites a poem during the Inauguration of U.S. President Joe Biden at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, USA. Writer Marieke Lucas Rijneveld announced on Twitter Friday Feb. 26, 2021, that she has handed back the assignment to translate American poet Amanda Gorman's work into Dutch, following criticism that a white author was selected to translate the works. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, FILE)
Amanda Gorman Says She Was Racially Profiled Near Her Home
  • 6 March 2021
The inaugural poet posted to social media that she was followed home by a security...
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Was Melania Trump Not Invited to First Lady Summit at Camp David?
  • 6 March 2021
A routine review of content labeled satire.
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Are Tomatoes Fruits or Vegetables?
  • 6 March 2021
Nutritionists and legal analysts have different answers.
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Did Navy SEALs Arrest Hillary Clinton?
  • 6 March 2021
A post claimed Navy SEALs broke into the former secretary of state's home and tranquilized...
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In this image from video, the vote total of 50-49 on Senate passage of the COVID-19 relief bill, is displayed on screen in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Saturday, March 6, 2021. (Senate Television via AP)
Biden, Dems Prevail As Senate OKs $1.9T Virus Relief Bill
  • 6 March 2021
Bleary-eyed senators approved the sprawling package on a 50-49 party-line vote.
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Was the Mid-Atlantic Accent Used Because of Early Microphone Quality?
  • 6 March 2021
The acquired accent was a short-lived fixture of American society.
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Are These Drones Playing Volleyball?
  • 6 March 2021
Apparently even drone pilots were getting a little bored during quarantine.
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FILE - In this March 13, 2020, file photo, visitors take photos at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif. California officials will allow people to attend Major League Baseball games and other sporting events, go to Disneyland and watch live performances in limited capacities starting April 1, 2021. The rules announced Friday, March 5, 2021, coincide with baseball's opening day. (AP Photo/Amy Taxin, File)
California OKs Reopening Ball Parks, Disneyland
  • 6 March 2021
The state relaxed guidelines for reopening outdoor venues. COVID-19 infection rates, hospitalizations and deaths have...
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George Floyd Square is shown on Feb. 8, 2021, in Minneapolis. Ten months after police officers brushed off George Floyd's moans for help on the street outside a south Minneapolis grocery, the square remains a makeshift memorial for Floyd who died at the hand of police making an arrest. The trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin will begin with jury selection on March 8. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
Chauvin’s Trial Could Reopen Intersection Where Floyd Died
  • 6 March 2021
Amid concerns that the barricaded square was decimating businesses and making the neighborhood less safe...
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