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NEW YORK (AP) — The pandemic-era Golden Globes sunk to 6.9 million viewers, down a whopping 64% from 2020 and only barely beating the year when a writer's strike forced NBC to show a news conference announcing the winners.

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Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas greets military personnel with an elbow bump during a media tour of the FEMA Community Vaccination Center at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Center City Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. At right is Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney.

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Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, center, and Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas, back right, hand out information as SEPTA workers arrive to receive COVID-19 vaccines at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Center City Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. Mayorkas was at …

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Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas, center, speaks as Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, right, listens at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Center City Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. Mayorkas was here for a media tour of the FEMA Community Vaccination Center.

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers on Tuesday implored state officials to do better at getting COVID-19 vaccines to seniors while the Health Department said the new approval of a third vaccine will help.

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FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl leaves the Fort Bragg courtroom facility during deliberations at a sentencing hearing in Fort Bragg, N.C. Bergdahl, who was court martialed after he left his post and was captured by the Taliban is asking a federal judge to ove…

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Republican Party has expressed its disapproval of U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey over his vote to convict Donald Trump during the former president’s second impeachment trial, while stopping short of issuing the more serious — albeit still symbolic — censure that s…

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FILE - In This Jan. 27, 1998 file photo, Vernon Jordan, long-time confidant of President Clinton, leaves his home in Washington. Jordan, who rose from humble beginnings in the segregated South to become a champion of civil rights before reinventing himself as a Washington insider and corpora…

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ATLANTA (AP) — Vernon Jordan, who rose from humble beginnings in the segregated South to become a champion of civil rights before reinventing himself as a Washington insider and corporate influencer, has died, according to a statement from his daughter. He was 85.

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Investors hit the pause button a day after the biggest market rally in nine months, leaving major indexes little changed in the first few minutes of trading. The S&P 500 slipped a bit less than 0.1% in the early going Tuesday. Bond yields continued to edge lower, easing a source of worry…

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The Biden administration announced sanctions of Russian officials and businesses Tuesday for a nearly fatal nerve-agent attack upon opposition leader Alexei Navalny and his subsequent jailing.

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BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbian health experts urged the government on Tuesday to introduce a state of emergency and a strict lockdown to halt a surge in coronavirus infections that they say threaten the Balkan nation's health care system.

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As a presidential candidate, Joe Biden promised to make a pariah out of Saudi Arabia over the 2018 killing of dissident Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi. But when it came time to actually punish Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Biden's perception of America’s strategic interests prevailed.

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TOWANDA BOROUGH – Monday’s Towanda Borough Council meeting kicked off with the recognition of an eight-year-old boy who, with the help of his mother, braved a recent heavy snowfall with shovel in hand to raise money for a Wysox firefighter injured in the line of duty.

Pennsylvania’s 2021 allocation of Liquid Fuels Program funding is down 7% compared to last year’s allotment, which the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation attributed to fewer dollars being spent at the gas pumps due to COVID-19.

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NEW YORK (AP) — A former aide accusing New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment condemned him Monday as a manipulative predator, rejecting an attempted apology in which he excused his behavior as “playful.”

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ATLANTA (AP) — Republican lawmakers in Georgia muscled legislation through the state House on Monday that would roll back voting access, over the objection of Democrats and civil rights groups gathered at the Capitol to protest.

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FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021 file photo, Lady Gaga sings the national anthem during President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Lady Gaga's dog walker, who was shot last week during a robbery in Hollywood when two of the singer's French bulldogs wer…

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LEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania facility used by the U.S. government to detain asylum-seeking immigrants has released several families and is no longer holding children and parents, according to activists and U.S. Sen. Bob Casey.

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s public schools could tap into $2 billion from the Legislature if they return to in-person instruction by the end of March, according to a new agreement announced Monday between Gov. Gavin Newsom and the state’s legislative leaders.

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Michael Foster of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union holds a sign outside an Amazon facility where labor is trying to organize workers on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. President Joe Biden said workers in Alabama and across the country have the right to join a union without intimidatio…

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In this photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili, right, greets European Council President Charles Michel in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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In this photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, European Council President Charles Michel signs the guest book as Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili looks on in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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In this photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili, right, attends a meeting with European Council President Charles Michel in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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In this handout photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili, right, attends a meeting with European Council President Charles Michel in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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In this photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili, right, speaks during a joint news briefing with European Council President Charles Michel in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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In this photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili attends a meeting with European Council President Charles Michel in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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In this photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili attends a meeting with European Council President Charles Michel in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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In this photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, European Council President Charles Michel signs the guest book as Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili looks on in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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In this handout photo provided by the European Union Press Office, European Council President Charles Michel inspects Administrative Boundary Line with South Ossetia 50 km outside Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021

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An artificial intelligence commission led by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is urging the U.S. to boost its AI skills to counter China, including by pursuing "AI-enabled" weapons – something that Google itself has shied away from on ethical grounds.

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — With the U.S. vaccination drive picking up speed and a third formula on the way, states eager to reopen for business are easing coronavirus restrictions despite warnings from health experts that the outbreak is far from over and that moving too quickly could prolong …

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania is easing restrictions on large gatherings and eliminating a quarantine requirement for out-of-state travelers, reflecting a sustained slide n new COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths, the Wolf administration announced Monday.

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BOSTON (AP) — An American father and son wanted by Japan for aiding former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn escape from the country in a box were handed over to Japanese custody Monday, ending their months-long battle to stay in the U.S.

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PENNSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors say their investigation has concluded that a police officer was justified in shooting and killing a man armed with a sword on a southeastern Pennsylvania street last month.