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Man arrested for threatening to stab undercover Asian police officer

Man arrested for threatening to stab undercover Asian police officer

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(NEW YORK) -- A man was arrested for allegedly threatening to stab an Asian undercover police officer in the face at Penn Station in New York City.

On Friday, Juvian Rodriguez, 35, approached a New York Police Department officer who was undercover as they were both on an escalator near 7th Avenue and 32nd Street entering the station, and started shouting anti-Asian statements, police sa...

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Prince Philip's funeral service to be held April 17 with limited guests, palace announces

Prince Philip's funeral service to be held April 17 with limited guests, palace announces

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(LONDON) -- The funeral for Britain's Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will be held April 17 and limited to 30 guests, Buckingham Palace announced.

The Duke of Edinburgh, who died Friday at the age of 99, will be given a ceremonial royal funeral and will not lie in state, palace officials said during a press briefing Saturday.

"The plans fo...

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House Ethics Committee opens investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz

House Ethics Committee opens investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz

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(WASHINGTON) -- The House Ethics Committee has opened a bipartisan investigation into the wide-ranging allegations against Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., as he grapples with a Justice Department investigation into alleged sex trafficking, the panel said in a statement Friday.

The inquiry, according to a statement from the panel's Democratic and Republican l...

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What to know about COVID-19 vaccine 'passports' and why they're controversial

What to know about COVID-19 vaccine 'passports' and why they're controversial

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(NEW YORK) — There's been a flurry of news about vaccine "passports" of late. New York State created its own digital pass; Florida and Texas attempted to outlaw them; and Baltimore's former health commissioner wrote that we shouldn't be using the word "passport" at all, which she called a divisive phrase that and could trigger backlash against vaccinations.

So what exactly are th...

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge signs on to 'Indiana Jones 5'

Phoebe Waller-Bridge signs on to 'Indiana Jones 5'

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Fleabag's Emmy-winning creator and star Phoebe Waller-Bridge has signed on to the upcoming fifth Indiana Jones adventure. 

The actress will co-star with Harrison Ford for director James Mangold's take on the dashing archaeologist, production of which has begun to spin up. 

Plot details are still hush-hush, but what is known is the fifth Indy movie is set to bow ...

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Lost taste and smell from COVID-19? A new cookbook aims to help

Lost taste and smell from COVID-19? A new cookbook aims to help

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(NEW YORK) — One of the most common COVID-19 symptoms is the loss of taste and smell. For some people, those symptoms can last weeks. Now, a new cookbook aims to help people recover some of the joy of cooking and eating – even while senses are still inhibited.

The cookbook, "Taste & Flavour," was written by chefs Ryan Riley and Kimberley Duke. It blends aspects of culinary sci...

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(Undated)  --  Here is the latest news: Rhode Island officials are continuing to urge everyone to get vaccinated against COVID, and there are plenty of new appointments about to become avail...

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(Undated)  --  Here is the latest news: Rhode Island Governor Dan McKee visits several newly-opened COVID vaccine centers.  Visitation is being allowed at the state prison for the first...

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