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Rooney Rule adopted by England soccer teams in diversity bid

LONDON/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Since the job was created 72 years ago, every manager of the England men’s football team has been white. When a successor…

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Iowa State’s push to ban marijuana shirt leads to huge costs

IOWA CITY, Iowa/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Iowa State University‘s unconstitutional crackdown on a pro-marijuana student group’s T-shirts is expected to cost state taxpayers hundreds of thousands…

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Realtor.com®’s 2018 Housing Insights Showcase Opportunities for Builders at The NAHB International Builders’ Show®

ORLANDO, Fla./ Jan. 9, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Realtor.com® partnered with Builders Digital Experience (BDX) to deliver its unique housing economic insights to the builder community, releasing a…

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Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Now Writing Homeowners Policies in PA

WILKES-BARRE, Pa./ Jan. 9, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies has begun offering Homeowners and complementary Personal Umbrella coverage in Pennsylvania.   According to GUARD CEO…

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5 killed as mud sweeps away homes in California burn areas

LOS ANGELES/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— At least five people were killed and homes were swept from their foundations Tuesday as heavy rain sent mud and boulders…

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Senator releases text of interview with Fusion GPS official

WASHINGTON/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee has released a transcript from an interview with the co-founder of Fusion GPS, the…

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South Africa’s leader gives into pressure on scandal probe

JOHANNESBURG/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— South Africa’s president says he is appointing a commission of inquiry to look into corruption allegations that have led to calls for…

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Shiffrin trails Austria’s Schild after 1st run of WC slalom

FLACHAU, Austria/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — Mikaela Shiffrin’s winning streak was under threat by Bernadette Schild after the Austrian posted the fastest time in the opening run…

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Rome’s mangy Christmas tree to be carved up into souvenirs

ROME/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Rome’s pathetic Christmas Tree, so droopy and dried out it was nicknamed the “Mangy One,” is set to be carved up and…

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Former Catalan leader quits as pro-independence party chief

BARCELONA, Spain/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Former Catalan president Artur Mas is resigning as head of his regional pro-independence party, saying he wants to clear the way…

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Tips for Reducing Credit Card Debt from NAPFA Financial Advisors

CHICAGO/ Jan. 9, 2018 (STL.NEWS) — For many Americans, a boost in holiday spending on top of already rising levels of credit card debt means starting out…

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The Latest: Girl rescued from California mudslide

LOS ANGELES/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on storms in California (all times local): 9:53 a.m. Firefighters have rescued a 14-year-old girl from the rubble of…

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Trump suggests 2-phase immigration deal for ‘Dreamers’

WASHINGTON/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—President Donald Trump is suggesting that an immigration deal could be tackled in two phases — first by taking care of the so-called…

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David Beckham launches L’Oreal men’s grooming products

NEW YORK/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—David Beckham is following his wife into the beauty market with a label of his own for L’Oreal. The soccer star married…

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Trump health pick wary of government drug price negotiations

WASHINGTON/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— President Donald Trump’s pick for health secretary said Tuesday he’s wary of a broad government role in negotiating prescription drug prices, arguing…

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The Latest: 5 killed by mudslides in California deluge

LOS ANGELES/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on storms in California (all times local): 9:30 a.m. A fire official says five people have been killed by…

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Avalanches, heavy snowfall wreak havoc in northern Italy

ROME/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News—Avalanches and heavy snowfall are wreaking havoc in parts of northern Italy, with one avalanche plowing into a condominium, others forcing roads to…

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Government reps join private businesses at CES tech show

LAS VEGAS/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The annual CES gadget show in Las Vegas is no longer just about private businesses showing off their latest technological wizardry….

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Rita Wilson to perform at BMI event at Sundance festival

NEW YORK/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Rita Wilson is known for her acting chops, but she will be singing at the Sundance Film Festival. Performing rights organization…

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Ex-Arizona sheriff, Trump ally Joe Arpaio running for Senate

PHOENIX/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio has announced he plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Jeff Flake. The…

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AARP Applauds Congressional Passage of RAISE Family Caregivers Act

WASHINGTON/ Jan. 9, 2018 (STL.NEWS) — AARP welcomes passage in the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives of the bipartisan Recognize, Assist, Include, Support,…

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SpaceX says rocket performed OK in secret satellite launch

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—SpaceX is defending its rocket performance during Sunday night’s launch of a secret U.S. satellite, responding to media reports that the…

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Wounded congressman to have new surgery in shooting recovery

WASHINGTON/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise says he will undergo surgery Wednesday as part of his recovery from last June’s shooting at a…

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20 more Russian athletes, Mutko appeal Olympic doping bans

LAUSANNE, Switzerland/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Court of Arbitration for Sport has received 20 more appeals from Russian athletes against Olympic doping bans, taking the total…

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Missouri Attorney General Hawley Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Swearing In

JEFFERSON CITY, MO/January 9, 2018 (STL.News) – To mark the one-year anniversary of taking office, Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today recognized the achievements of…