Robots tug on the heartstrings at CES gadget show

Robots tug on the heartstrings at CES gadget show

At Las Vegas gadget show CES, robot makers are showcasing several pet-like sociable robots to win over consumer hearts
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Blowing snow forces Colorado highway closures

Blowing snow forces Colorado highway closures

In Colorado, snow and icy roads shut down schools in some Denver suburbs and military installations. Blowing snow shut down highways Tuesday on Colorado's Eastern Plains, stranding truckers and other travelers at the edge of the Denver area.
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Star Chef: Shutdown causing humanitarian emergency

Star Chef: Shutdown causing humanitarian emergency

Chef and restaurateur Jose Andres gave a tour Tuesday of his relief kitchen to feed furloughed federal workers to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other members of Congress, and said the shutdown is causing "true food humanitarian emergency."
Oklahoma students demand action after video

Oklahoma students demand action after video

University of Oklahoma students are demanding action from campus administrators after video of a now-former student wearing blackface and using a racial epithet got attention online.
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AP Top Stories January 22

AP Top Stories January 22

Here's the latest for Tuesday January 22: China demands US drop Huawei extradition request; McConnell says Dems should get behind bill; Supreme Court allows military transgender ban; Octogenarian “Octopus Whisperer" interacts with a 40 pound octopus.
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SCOTUS allows military transgender restrictions

SCOTUS allows military transgender restrictions

The Trump administration can go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender men and women while court challenges continue, the Supreme Court said Tuesday.
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3 charged in bomb plot targeting Muslim community

3 charged in bomb plot targeting Muslim community

Three men were charged with plotting to attack a rural upstate New York Muslim community with explosives, authorities said Tuesday.
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FBI agents warn of hardships from gov't shutdown

FBI agents warn of hardships from gov't shutdown

The association that represents the nation's FBI agents is warning of financial hardships and plummeting morale in the face of the federal government's partial shutdown that has lasted more than 30 days.
Parkland students write book of surviving shooting

Parkland students write book of surviving shooting

Students and teachers from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school in Florida, where 17 died during a shooting on Valentine's Day last year have written a raw, poignant book about living through the tragedy.
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Tentative deal reached to end LA teachers strike

Tentative deal reached to end LA teachers strike

A tentative deal was reached Tuesday between Los Angeles school officials and the teachers union that will allow educators to return to classrooms after a six-day strike against the nation's second-largest district, officials said.
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Deer rescued from icy Kansas lake

Deer rescued from icy Kansas lake

Firefighters in Olathe, Kansas rescued a deer that fell through ice and was stuck in five feet of water. After being dragged to shore, the deer ran off, apparently uninjured.
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First Moscow court appearance for ex-US marine

First Moscow court appearance for ex-US marine

A former US Marine, being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying, appeared in court on Tuesday to hear the appeal of his arrest. It was Paul Whelan's first public appearance since his arrest at the end of December.
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First Auditions: Michael Shannon

First Auditions: Michael Shannon

Michael Shannon landed his first ever part in high school, although he never got to show off his skills.
'Roma' and 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nominations

'Roma' and 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nominations

"Roma" and "The Favourite" lead the Academy Awards nominations with ten each, while Netflix and Marvel score their first best picture nods.
First Auditions: Alexander Skarsgard

First Auditions: Alexander Skarsgard

First Auditions: Alexander Skarsgard
ShowBiz Minute: Bon Jovi, Dion, Dior

ShowBiz Minute: Bon Jovi, Dion, Dior

Bon Jovi's restaurant gives free meals to furloughed workers; Celine Dion announces London festival date; Celebrities attend Dior's circus-themed couture show.
Rhode Island Governor declares state of emergency

Rhode Island Governor declares state of emergency

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo declared a state of emergency for Newport County, because natural gas problem forced a utility to shut down service and leave roughly 7,100 homes and businesses with no heat during extremely frigid weather.
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Valli's 'proper haute couture' collection

Valli's 'proper haute couture' collection

Kate Beckinsale, Olivia Palermo attend the latest Giambattista Valli show in Paris, whose collection paid tribute to the original masters of high fashion.
Dior puts on circus-themed couture show

Dior puts on circus-themed couture show

Karlie Kloss, Kristin Scott Thomas and Kat Graham were among the stars attending the Dior haute couture show set in a circus tent with acrobats on the side.
AP Top Stories January 22

AP Top Stories January 22

Here's the latest for Tuesday January 22nd: Senate Republicans introduce plan to reopen government; Dozens killed in attack on Afghan military base; Plane crash in Ohio kills 2; Man shot dead in Illinois mall.
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Plane crash after takeoff in rural Ohio, 2 dead

Plane crash after takeoff in rural Ohio, 2 dead

Authorities say two people are dead after a small plane crashed shortly after takeoff from a privately owned airfield in rural northeastern Ohio. The plane hit the ground close to a house, 50 miles south of Cleveland.
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Armed with affection, Boston's ‘octopus whisperer’

Armed with affection, Boston's ‘octopus whisperer’

Octogenarian Wilson Menashi, a.k.a. "The Octopus Whisperer" has spent the last 25 years volunteering at the New England Aquarium in Boston. Menashi spends his days interacting with Freya, a 40 pound octopus with tentacles that span 14 feet.
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1 killed at Illinois mall, police seek suspect

1 killed at Illinois mall, police seek suspect

Authorities say a man was shot and killed at a suburban Chicago mall. The suspect remains at large. Orland Park police say the 19-year-old was shot in the center of Orland Square Mall and ran away before collapsing. He later died at a hospital.
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Today in History for January 22nd

Today in History for January 22nd

Highlights of Today in History: U.S. Supreme Court legalizes abortion; Theodore Kaczynski pleads guilty; Queen Victoria dies; "The Crucible" opens;"Laugh-In" premieres.
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