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MLK holiday represents big moment for 2020 Democrats

—January 18, 2019— Monday’s observance of what would have been Martin Luther King Jr.’s 90th birthday is emerging as an important moment for Democrats eyeing the White House to talk about one of the most divisive issues in American politics: race. At least a half dozen declared or potential presidential candidates will attend events and talk … Continue reading MLK holiday represents big moment for 2020 Democrats

SANTA CLARA, Calif. | The Latest: Clemson title celebration set for Saturday

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—Jan 08, 2019—The Latest on the College Football Playoff national championship (all times local): 11 p.m. Clemson will celebrate its latest national title with a parade and ceremony on Saturday. The school said the parade will start at 9 a.m. Eastern before ending at the Tigers stadium, where coach Dabo Swinney and several … Continue reading SANTA CLARA, Calif. | The Latest: Clemson title celebration set for Saturday

CHARLOTTE, N.C | Perkins, Zaccheaus lead Virginia over South Carolina 28-0

CHARLOTTE, N.C — Shortly after winning the Belk Bowl and earning Virginia its first bowl victory since 2005, quarterback Bryce Perkins raised the bar. “This is the first step toward making big strides,” Perkins said. “Next year we want the Coastal Division — and the ACC championship.” That would mean knocking off perennial ACC power … Continue reading CHARLOTTE, N.C | Perkins, Zaccheaus lead Virginia over South Carolina 28-0

WASHINGTON | 7-year-old who spoke to Trump about Santa still believes

WASHINGTON — A 7-year-old girl who talked to President Donald Trump on Christmas Eve still left out milk and cookies for Santa despite the president telling her it was “marginal” for a child of her age to still believe in the jolly old elf. Then again, Collman Lloyd of Lexington, South Carolina, says she had … Continue reading WASHINGTON | 7-year-old who spoke to Trump about Santa still believes

WASHINGTON | Trump pulling all US troops from Syria, declaring IS defeat

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is pulling all 2,000 U.S. troops out of Syria, officials announced Wednesday as the president suddenly declared victory over the Islamic State, contradicting his own experts’ assessments and sparking surprise and outrage from his party’s lawmakers who called his action rash and dangerous. The U.S. began airstrikes in Syria in … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump pulling all US troops from Syria, declaring IS defeat

The Latest: Syracuse recruit has feel-good announcement

The Latest on the first day of the early college football signing period (all times Eastern): 12:20 p.m. Cooper Dawson from South Carolina brought a friend with him to his signing ceremony, Kingsley Feinman, who was born with cerebral palsy and is in a wheel chair. Dawson, a defensive end from Hannah High School, picked … Continue reading The Latest: Syracuse recruit has feel-good announcement

Need some milk? Driverless cars start delivering groceries

The nation’s largest grocery chain leaped into the driverless delivery market Tuesday, bringing milk, eggs and other items to some customers’ homes in a vehicle with nobody at the wheel. Although limited to delivering within about a mile (1.5 kilometers) of one Arizona supermarket owned by Kroger Co., it represents the latest step for industries … Continue reading Need some milk? Driverless cars start delivering groceries