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3 corrections officers say Nicholas Sutton protected them. He was executed tonight

Tony Eden, left, a former corrections officer, and Nicholas Sutton.

Sutton was pronounced dead at 7:26 p.m. (8:26 p.m. ET), according to a news release from the Tennessee Department of Correction. Sutton was convicted in 1981 of killing three people and sentenced to life in prison, where he killed another prisoner. But, according to his lawyer, Sutton at three different …

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Radical revival is a triumph

Radical revival is a triumph

It feels pretty . . . different. A galvanizing new revival of “West Side Story” opened Thursday night on Broadway, minus some familiar sights and sounds. Jerome Robbins’ legendary choreography has been Jet-tisoned along with the “Somewhere” ballet, and Maria’s chirpy “I Feel Pretty” was given the ax. There’s no longer an …

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Trump swipes at ‘little wise guy’ Brad Pitt, Korean film ‘Parasite’ during rally

Trump swipes at 'little wise guy' Brad Pitt, Korean film 'Parasite' during rally

President TrumpDonald John TrumpChasten Buttigieg: ‘I’ve been dealing with the likes of Rush Limbaugh my entire life’ Lawmakers paint different pictures of Trump’s ‘opportunity zone’ program We must not turn our heads from the effects of traumatic brain injuries MORE took aim at the winners of the Academy Awards at …

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NFL Owners Accept New CBA Proposal amid Buzz of 17-Game Season, Playoff Changes | Bleacher Report

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI - JANUARY 19: A detail view of the NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE logo on the goal post stanchion before the AFC Championship Game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tennessee Titans at Arrowhead Stadium on January 19, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by David Eulitt/Getty Images)

David Eulitt/Getty Images The NFL is one step closer toward getting a new collective bargaining agreement after the league’s owners accepted the terms of the latest proposal.   In a memo from the league obtained by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the NFL announced its membership “voted to accept terms on the principal …

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China’s Hubei reports 115 additional deaths

China's Hubei reports 115 additional deaths

A medical staff takes temperature of a patient at a temporary hospital converted from “Wuhan Livingroom” in Wuhan, central China’s Hubei Province, Feb. 10, 2020. Xiong Qi | Xinhua | Getty Images This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. All times below are in Beijing time. 7:23 …

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Sexuality and gender identity may be risk factors for skin cancer

Sexuality and gender identity may be risk factors for skin cancer

Skin cancer risk may vary according to sexual orientation and gender identity, two new studies suggest. An analysis of survey data from more than 800,000 U.S. adults found skin cancer may be more common among gay and bisexual men and people who are gender non-conforming, researchers report in JAMA Dermatology. …

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Trump says Roger Stone has ‘very good chance of exoneration’ hours after sentencing

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President Donald Trump said his former adviser Roger Stone has “a very good chance of exoneration,” hours after the GOP operative was sentenced to 40 months behind bars for obstructing a congressional investigation of Russia’s 2016 presidential election meddling. “I’m following this very closely, and I want to see it …

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Kyrie Irving injury update: Nets star will undergo arthroscopic shoulder surgery, miss remainder of season

Kyrie Irving injury update: Nets star will undergo arthroscopic shoulder surgery, miss remainder of season

Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant joined the Brooklyn Nets to much fanfare this offseason, but so far, the team hasn’t gotten much out of their two superstar additions. Some of that was to be expected with Durant missing the entire season due to a torn Achilles tendon, but Irving has …

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Jury Deliberates For Three Days

Jury Deliberates For Three Days

As they decide Harvey Weinstein’s fate, the seven men and five women of the jury have requested to rehear key testimonies from witnesses in the trial, specifically Annabelle Sciorra, whose rape allegations support the most serious sex charges against the disgraced producer. The jury hasn’t reached a verdict after three …

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Russia Backs Trump’s Re-election, and He Fears Democrats Will Exploit Its Support

Russia Backs Trump’s Re-election, and He Fears Democrats Will Exploit Its Support

WASHINGTON — Intelligence officials warned House lawmakers last week that Russia was interfering in the 2020 campaign to try to get President Trump re-elected, five people familiar with the matter said, in a disclosure that angered Mr. Trump, who complained that Democrats would use it against him. The day after …

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