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Cuomo issues public apology in wake of scandal: 'I never meant to offend anyone'

Cuomo issues public apology in wake of scandal: 'I never meant to offend anyone'

Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty ImagesBy MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News

(ALBANY, N.Y.) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday addressed the sexual assault allegations hes facing and apologized to his accusers.

I want New Yorkers to hear from me directly on this: First, I fully support a womans right to come forward and I think it should be encouraged in every way," Cuomo said. "I now understand...

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Japanese billionaire seeking eight people to join him on SpaceX mission to the moon

Japanese billionaire seeking eight people to join him on SpaceX mission to the moon

plefevre/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- A Japanese billionaire is searching for eight members of the public to join him on a mission to orbit around the moon.

Yusaku Maezawa, who made headlines in 2018 when he was unveiled as SpaceXs first private passenger to commission a trip around the moon, released a new video Tuesday to share updates on his pending mission.

"Im inviti...

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Biden calls Texas decision to reopen 'Neanderthal thinking'

Biden calls Texas decision to reopen 'Neanderthal thinking'

Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesBY: STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC NEWS

(WASHINGTON) President Joe Biden on Wednesday called Texas Gov. Greg Abbotts decision to end his states mask mandate "neanderthal thinking," echoing frustration from top COVID-19 response officials in his administration that case numbers are not low enough to relax restrictions before more Americans are vaccinated.

Texas GOP Go...

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Barbie honors International Women's Day with Eleanor Roosevelt doll

Barbie honors International Women's Day with Eleanor Roosevelt doll

Wolterk/iStockBy JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- Ahead of International Womens Day, Mattel has introduced a new Barbie inspired by the life and legacy of Eleanor Roosevelt.

The latest doll, featuring the former first lady, was revealed on Wednesday and is a part of the companys "Inspiring Women" collection.

Dressed in a floral print dress, a pearl necklace and a black hat, the l...

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A "gobsmacked" Lou Diamond Phillips on directing Catherine Zeta-Jones in 'Prodigal Son''s mid-season finale

A "gobsmacked" Lou Diamond Phillips on directing Catherine Zeta-Jones in 'Prodigal Son''s mid-season finale

ABC News/Steve Iervolino(NEW YORK) -- Last nights mid-season finale of Foxs hit serial thriller seriesProdigal Sondebuted a new cast member, Oscar winner, and admitted fan,Catherine Zeta Jones.

Episode director andProdigalco-starLou Diamond Phillipstells ABC Audio he didnt knowshe was joining as Dr. Vivian Capshaw until his prep for the show was well underway. "Its a good thing I d...

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Scientists inch closer to explaining the mysterious 'brain fog' symptom of COVID-19

Scientists inch closer to explaining the mysterious 'brain fog' symptom of COVID-19

Ovidiu Dugulan/iStockBy NASIR MALIM, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- As larger numbers of people recover from COVID-19, researchers are learning more about "brain fog" in those affected by the virus.

For months, doctors and researchers have been aware of a range of longer-term symptoms afflicting people after recovering from an active COVID-19 infection. One such symptom, generally referred to as "brain ...

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Your Coronavirus Update - Today March 3, 2021

Your Coronavirus Update – Today, March 3, 2021   March 3, 2021/RINewsToday   Photo: Wenatchee High School, Washington. Band and choral practice safety tents...

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Rhode Island News Today

(Undated)  --  Here is the latest news: Dan McKee was sworn in as governor of Rhode Island on Tuesday night.  Voters in the Ocean State passed bond referendums authorizing hundreds of m...

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Rhode Island News Today

(Undated)  --  Here is the latest news: The Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine is getting added to the mix in the Ocean State vaccination effort.  One person is dead and another hospi...

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