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Oprah Winfrey gives grants to ‘home’ cities during pandemic

Oprah Winfrey gives grants to ‘home’ cities during pandemic

NEW YORK — Oprah Winfrey is giving grants to the cities she’s called home through her $12 million coronavirus relief fund.
Edmunds: Best updated cars for 2020

Edmunds: Best updated cars for 2020

In every new vehicle’s lifespan between full redesigns, there is usually a refresh or what’s called a “midcycle update.” A refresh varies from minor design tweaks to new engines and improved in-car tech.

'CBS Evening News' wiped out in half of country by glitch

NEW YORK — A technical glitch in CBS' Washington control room wiped out the broadcast of the “CBS Evening News” on the East Coast and in the Midwest on Tuesday. The Norah O'Donnell-anchored newscast originates from Washington.
Former WWE pro Shad Gaspard missing in ocean off California

Former WWE pro Shad Gaspard missing in ocean off California

LOS ANGELES — Former World Wrestling Entertainment pro Shad Gaspard was still missing Tuesday after he was swept out to sea in Southern California last weekend while swimming with his young son.
Networks have strong showing during busy sports weekend

Networks have strong showing during busy sports weekend

Fans who had been starving for live sporting events had their appetites somewhat sated last weekend. Network executives knew the first weekend with multiple live events would draw good numbers but for the most part they exceeded expectations.
Lauer says Ronan Farrow's work on him was shoddy and biased

Lauer says Ronan Farrow's work on him was shoddy and biased

NEW YORK — Matt Lauer accused author Ronan Farrow on Tuesday of shoddy and biased journalism in his book “Catch and Kill” that included what Lauer says is a false accusation that the former “Today” show host raped a co-worker.
US births fall, and virus could drive them down more

US births fall, and virus could drive them down more

NEW YORK — U.S. births continued to fall last year, leading to the fewest number of newborns in 35 years. The decline is the latest sign of a prolonged national “baby bust” that's been going on for more than a decade.
Elisabeth, heir to Belgian throne, to join military school

Elisabeth, heir to Belgian throne, to join military school

BRUSSELS — Princess Elisabeth, the heir to the Belgian throne, is signing up to do a year in military school to help her prepare for her royal duties.
Tourists, high-end shoppers slowly returning to Rodeo Drive

Tourists, high-end shoppers slowly returning to Rodeo Drive

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — The Maseratis, the Rolls-Royces and the Mercedes-Benzes were back on Rodeo Drive on Tuesday — along with a few high-end buyers — as America's most fashionable shopping street slowly got back to business.
US says California order discriminates against churches

US says California order discriminates against churches

LOS ANGELES — The head of the federal Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division told Gov. Gavin Newsom Tuesday that his plan to reopen California discriminates against churches. In a letter to the governor, Eric S.