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State capitals reassess security after U.S. Capitol violence – WPRI.com

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – President Donald Trump’s supporter uprising at the United States Capitol this week has prompted governors and lawmakers in several states to step up security in their own Capitol buildings as they gather in the midst of a pandemic for legislative sessions and inaugural ceremonies. Like …

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OU Arlington student among dozens of overseas students in Italy who are in limbo over coronavirus

OU Arlington student among dozens of overseas students in Italy who are in limbo over coronavirus This week, the University of Oklahoma announced travel restrictions to several countries affected by the coronavirus. ARLINGTON, Texas – The spread of the coronavirus is putting pressure on universities whose students study abroad. The …

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The Unconventional Guide to Buying Wireless Headphones | Business

It would be great to tell you, right here in the first sentence of this article, what the absolute best wireless headphones are. You can find a holiday shopping deal, click “buy” and step outside for a brisk fall walk while your order hits your doorstep. Unfortunately, due to a …

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China accepts first local vaccine as COVID-19 rises globally

BEIJING (AP) – China on Thursday cleared its first general-use local COVID-19 vaccine, adding another shot that could be widely used in poorer countries as the virus reappears around the world. The Sinopharm vaccine had previously been given to groups such as healthcare professionals and essential workers under emergency use …

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First state-run mass vaccination sites open in Providence, Cranston

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) – This is the day many Rhode Islanders wait as the state promises a drastic increase in vaccine distribution. The state’s first mass vaccination sites at the Dunkin ‘Donuts Center in downtown Providence and the former Citizens Bank headquarters on Sockanosset Cross Road in Cranston will begin …

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San Diego Zoo named one of the most interesting webcams of 2019

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – The San Diego Zoo was named one of the best webcams of 2019, according to Earthcam. The list includes 25 “wild to serene” webcams. Some of the cameras that made the list are the Abbey Road Crossing Camera and the Empire State Building. See the complete …

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Vigil honors life of Boston woman who police say was kidnapped and killed

BOSTON (WPRI) – More than 100 people gathered at St. Peter’s Parish in Dorchester Thursday evening to honor the life of a Boston woman, who investigators say was kidnapped and killed. Boston Police said Jassy Correia, 23, mother of a 2-year-old daughter, was last seen alive in the wee hours …

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Man hit, choked, kicked his girlfriend, dragged her through a bed of fire ants

AUSTIN, Texas – A San Antonio man has been arrested after Austin police said he hit, choked and kicked his girlfriend. The suspect also allegedly dragged her by the hair through a bed of fire ants. Jordan Isaac (Travis County Sheriff’s Office) Jordan Mortimer Isaac, 32, has been charged with …

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