Sen. Roy Blunt backs Richard Grenell for acting intelligence chief – POLITICO

Blunt appeared to deflect criticism that Grenell has never served in a U.S. intelligence agency by arguing that Joseph Maguire the current acting director of national intelligence took the job with similar levels of expertise. Maguire was confirmed as directo… [+4837 Women\’s fashion]

US and UK accuse Russia of major cyber attack on Georgia – CNN International

Washington (CNN)The US, UK, and Georgia accused the Russian military Thursday of being behind a major 2019 cyber attack on Georgia that disrupted “several thousand Georgian government and privately-run websites and interrupted the broadcast of at least two ma… [+2679 Women\’s fashion]

David Ortiz – Mike Fiers looks like a ‘snitch’ for exposing Astros scandal – ESPN

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Red Sox legend David Ortiz expressed his displeasure with Oakland A’s pitcher Mike Fiers, the whistleblower in the sign-stealing scandal that has engulfed baseball for the past few months, saying that the former Astros hurler should have s… [+3252 Women\’s fashion]

Over 12M in Southeast bracing for snowstorm; Charlotte, Raleigh under winter weather alerts – USA TODAY

It’s been a wet couple of weeks for the South, but some wintry precipitation may arrive and cause trouble in parts of the region later this week.
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Corey LaJoie texts with Ryan Newman, thanks fans for support – NBC Sports – Misc.

Corey LaJoie told SiriusXM NASCAR Radio that he texted with Ryan Newman on Wednesday night after Newman was released from a Florida hospital and they were able to share a laugh.
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Mike Bloomberg is ready to move on from his first debate – CNN

Salt Lake City (CNN)Mike Bloomberg would like you to forget about last night.
The former New York mayor barely mentioned here in Utah his rocky performance at Wednesday night’s Democratic debate. And for the fleeting moment that he did, he made it primarily … [+5911 America\’s Favorite Cook Book]

Human activities responsible for more methane emissions than thought – Ars Technica

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Dak Prescott should leave money on table when negotiating new contract, Emmitt Smith says – Fox News

Dak Prescott should take a pay cut from the Dallas Cowboys and pick up the lost money through endorsement deals, legendary running back Emmitt Smith said Wednesday.
Smith told “The Adam Lefkoe Show” that taking less money would help the Cowboys keep key piec… [+1533 Stop Your Dog\’s Barking]

This season’s flu shot 45 percent effective, an improvement over last season’s vaccine – NBC News

A first look at how well the flu vaccine is working suggests it’s better than last season’s shot so far.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday that the overall effectiveness of the shot in the current flu season is 45 percent.
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