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  Bernie Sanders’ campaign to request recount of Iowa caucuses

AP source: Barr tells people he might quit over Trump tweets

  Volunteers warn of likely problems during Nevada caucus

  Ex-Gov. Blagojevich released from prison after Trump pardon

  New virus cases in China fall for 2nd day, deaths top 2,000

  Bloomberg to go face to face against rivals after ad blitz

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  Family reunited in California after evacuating Wuhan

Elton John cancels New Zealand shows as he battles pneumonia

Songwriter and ‘Good Times’ actress Ja’Net Dubois dies

Family rescues mama dog and pups from Minnesota snowdrift

Jury ends 1st day of deliberations in Weinstein’s rape trial

Wendy’s to pay $400K to resolve child labor law allegations

  LeBron James will release children’s book in August

LeBron James wrote a children’s picture book that is set for release in August, according to the publisher, Harper Collins.

  Police: Stolen Lamborghini SUVs found after crash in Mass.

Police said the suspects used a rock to shatter the front window of the Herb Chambers Lamborghini Boston dealership in Wayland, stealing two Lamborghini's and subsequently crashing them.

  Newman ‘awake and speaking’ after fiery Daytona crash

Hamlin was criticized for celebrating his second consecutive Daytona 500 win. He says he was unaware Newman was injured.

  Boy Scouts seek bankruptcy, urge victims to step forward

Scores of lawyers are seeking settlements on behalf of several thousand men who say they were molested as boys by scout leaders decades ago.

  Former NASCAR driver Candace Muzny found dead in home

  Study: Lack of sleep can lead to more unhealthy food cravings

  Body of missing Georgia college student found

Later bedtime linked with obesity for children under 6, study finds

  WATCH: Man wearing jet-powered wingsuit soars high above the Earth

Woman caught vacuuming her sidewalk in Facebook video (but wait, there’s a backstory)

  Judge refuses to delay sentencing of Trump ally Roger Stone

A federal judge has refused to delay sentencing for Roger Stone on his conviction for witness tampering and lying to Congress.

  A pigeon and a puppy become best friends at a rescue shelter

A pigeon that can't fly befriended a puppy that can't walk.

  Sightseers flock to ‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’

Sunday's failure was Monday's internet sensation, as crowds flocked to see the building frozen mid-demolition.

Ozzy Osbourne cancels 2020 North American tour to get additional medical treatment

The tour cancelation comes less than a month after Osbourne announced he has Parkinson’s disease.

  Trump pardons Edward DeBartolo Jr., former San Francisco 49ers owner

DeBartolo Jr. built the San Francisco 49ers’ 1980s-'90s dynasty. He was involved in one of the biggest owners’ scandals in the sport’s history.

Dale Earnhardt died in the Daytona 500 on this day 19 years ago

One of NASCAR’s greatest drivers lost his life 19 years ago on the final lap of the Daytona 500.

US sanctions Russian oil company for role in Venezuela

The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on the trading unit of Russian state-controlled oil company Rosneft for helping Venezuela skirt an embargo on oil from the South American country.

  Father of 2 sues Los Angeles hospital after wife dies during childbirth

Approximately 700 women in the United States die in childbirth every year. It is the only developed country with a rising death rate for pregnant or new mothers.

Man allegedly forced woman to watch ‘Roots’ so she could ‘better understand her racism’

A man from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is facing charges after a criminal complaint shows he threatened and forced a woman to watch the miniseries “Roots.”

HSBC cuts headcount by 35,000 in deep overhaul

The move is one of the biggest changes in years for the bank, which is based in London but makes most of its money in Asia.

Taylor Swift’s father safe after fight with burglar

Taylor Swift’s father recently fought a burglar who broke into his $4 million Florida penthouse.

  Human remains found in jars under Florida home

Gainesville Police are investigating jars of preserved human remains found in the crawlspace of a house in northwest Gainesville’s Brywood neighborhood.

Homeland Security waives contracting laws for border wall

President Donald Trump’s administration is waiving federal contracting laws to speed construction of a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border.

  Man takes bath in Wendy’s kitchen sink; employees at Mich. restaurant fired

The restaurant has been thoroughly sanitized since the incident. The health department visited to evaluate the location, and no violations were reported.

Puppy eats cocaine that suspect threw over Detroit fence

Police were unable to determine which suspect was responsible for throwing the drugs into the pup's yard. No one was charged in relation to the incident.

  Bloomberg makes debate stage, facing Dem rivals for 1st time

A new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll published Tuesday shows Bloomberg with 19% support nationally.

Hamlin wins 3rd Daytona 500; Newman hospitalized ‘in serious condition’

The rain dampened the hyped season opener with a visit from President Trump that energized the sold-out crowd.

  Cat survives arrow shot through its head

The arrow went through the cat’s face and into his shoulder blade.

  Why are scientists so concerned about new coronavirus?

For health care officials, it’s the fear of the unknown. Scientists don’t know what they’re dealing with yet.

Law enforcement searching for Georgia college student missing since Valentine’s Day

According to the Fort Valley Police Department, Anitra Gunn was last seen around 11:30 a.m. Friday morning. Her family called the police department on Saturday saying they felt it was unusual for her to not have contacted them.

  China’s ‘War on Terror’ uproots families, leaked data shows

A newly revealed database out of China has exposed in extraordinary detail the detention of 311 individuals, most of them Muslims, offering the fullest view yet into how officials decided who goes in and out of detention camps.

Kellye Nakahara Wallett of ‘M-A-S-H’ dies at age 72

Kellye Nakahara Wallett was 72 and died at her home in Pasadena, California.

Apple warns China virus will cut iPhone production, sales

The Cupertino, California-based company says all of its iPhone manufacturing facilities in China have reopened, but production is ramping up slowly.

  WATCH: Ill. officers pull man from icy lake

Chicago police officers appeared from out of nowhere to rescue a man from the icy waters of Lake Michigan.

  1 killed, 3 hurt in shootout between motorcycle gangs at Texas bar

Officers believe multiple suspected gang members were involved in a shootout between rival motorcycle gangs that killed at least one person at a Texas bar.

Mickey Wright, golf great and early LPGA force, dies at 85

Hall of Fame golfer Mickey Wright has died. Her attorney says she died Monday of a heart attack Monday.

  Vandals cover Plymouth Rock in red graffiti

Town officials say workers had removed the red spray paint covering the rock in Plymouth, Massachusetts, by up late Monday morning.

Eccentric millionaire Durst faces trial in friend’s killing

New York real estate heir Robert Durst faces trial in the slaying of his best friend 20 years ago.

  Mom calls 911 for help with baby formula in Utah

“I have no formula and I have no idea how to get formula to her and I’ve been calling neighbors and no one will answer,” Shannon Bird said in her call to 911.

  Family: Man froze to death in his Mich. home

A Michigan family says their 62-year-old relative froze to death in his home.

  Hundreds still flooded from homes in Mississippi capital

With more rain expected, the governor says the Pearl River will stay high for three to four days.

Disney World plans ‘royal makeover’ for Cinderella Castle

One of the more iconic attractions at Walt Disney World is about to get a new look.

  Oops! Implosion fails to topple tower in Dallas

Much of the 11-story structure did come down, but a tower remains standing despite numerous attempts to topple it.

Pier 1 files for bankruptcy, hopes to sell company

Pier 1 said Monday it will pursue a sale, with a March 23 deadline to submit bids.

Disney actress Nikita Pearl Waligwa dies at age 15

Nikita appeared in Disney's “Queen of Katwe,” which followed the rise of Ugandan chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi as a chess player amid grinding poverty.

  Rate Discrimination: Some insurance companies give better rates for customers with certain jobs, education

Drivers with less education or jobs that typically pay less may face higher car insurance rates, according to an industry insider.

‘Mommy guilt’: Princess Kate says it’s a royal thing, too

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, confessed to bouts of “mommy guilt” on a British podcast.

‘Cuss Collar’ swears each time your dog barks

Your dog’s mouth might not be as clean as you think. That is, not if it’s wearing the “Cuss Collar."

COMMENTARY: Be kind. It doesn’t cost a thing!

National Random Acts of Kindness Day lands every February. Why do we need on to be reminded of the power of being kind? Any kind act, big or small, can become a meaningful event in someone's life. it may even encourage them to "pay it forward."

  Girl, 6, survives mountain lion attack when adult punches animal in ribs

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife is searching for the animal in hopes of preventing another attack.

  American cruise passengers quarantined at US military bases

More than 300 American cruise ship passengers, including 14 who tested positive for coronavirus, are being quarantined at military bases in California and Texas after arriving from Japan on charter flights overnight.

  Man drives by ex-workplace with loaded AR-15 after threatening co-workers, police say

The suspect was arrested after police say a search of his vehicle revealed a loaded handgun, an AR-15 rifle with multiple loaded magazines and additional ammunition.

  Team LeBron wins NBA All-Star Game 157-155 in revamped format

Prior to the game, Hall of Famer Magic Johnson led a tribute to Kobe Bryant and Commissioner Emeritus David Stern, including an eight-second moment of silence, a nod to the number Bryant wore the first half of his career.

  Police: 1 dead, 4 wounded in Connecticut club shooting

The mayor of Connecticut’s capital city says illegal handguns were involved in a nightclub shooting that killed a man and wounded four other people.

  2 missing girls, mom found dead after Amber Alert in Wisconsin

The bodies of two missing girls and their mother have been found in Milwaukee after an Amber Alert was issued Saturday and canceled Sunday.

  Americans who left cruise trade one quarantine for another

A group of Americans are cutting short a 14-day quarantine on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in the port of Yokohama, near Tokyo, to be whisked back to America.

  Rain postpones Daytona 500, dampening event, Trump’s visit

Trump made a grand entrance before the start of the race. He gave thousands of fans a flyover of Air Force One and then rode onto the track in the presidential motorcade as the audience roared with delight.

  Floods put Mississippi capital in ‘precarious situation’

Authorities in Mississippi are bracing for the possibility of catastrophic flooding around the state capital of Jackson.

  GRAPHIC: Robbery suspects hit employee with truck in Oregon

A tow yard employee is injured after two people tried to take a truck in the middle of the night.

  ‘Sonic’ speeds to $57M debut; ‘Parasite’ sees big Oscar bump

The redesigned “Sonic the Hedgehog” showed plenty of teeth at the box office, speeding to a $57 million debut.

Orangutan granted ‘personhood’ turns 34, makes new friend

An orangutan who was granted legal personhood by a judge in Argentina and later found a new home in Florida celebrated her 34th birthday on Valentine’s Day with a special new friend.

  80-year-old mother, daughter attacked at Ga. store by man who thought they cut in checkout line

The county sheriff is so enraged by the attack he is offering $2,500 out of his own pocket to anyone who helps identify and arrest "this dummy."

Man accused of raping 11-year-old girl in New York arrested

Authorities have arrested a man accused of raping an 11-year-old girl in New York City over the weekend.

Amber Alert canceled after child found safely

The incident occurred on the 11400 block of Southwest Freeway.

University of Tenn. at Chattanooga to offer tuition discounts in 9 states

Students from Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia would pay about $18,000 a year instead of about $26,000 a year as out-of-state students.

  Boy, 5, helps little sister escape Ga. house fire, alerts rest of sleeping family

In light of the 5-year-old boy's heroism, the fire department named him an honorary firefighter and presented him with a lifesaving award.

Rockets strike near US Embassy in Baghdad; no injuries

The attack was the latest in a recent series of rocket and mortar strikes on Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops.

  Girl, 6, with special needs taken to mental health facility after reported tantrum at Fla. school

The family’s attorney says the 6-year-old will not be returning to the school and that the family is planning to file a civil lawsuit.