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DNC Unity Commission Agrees On Slate Of Historic Reforms

WASHINGTON ― At its final meeting on Friday and Saturday, the Democratic National Committee’s Unity and Reform Commission agreed to a set of dramatic revisions aimed at restoring faith in the presidential nomination process and the management of the DNC. The 21-member panel, which held its ultimate gathering in a …

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Vonn injured, Gut crashes at St Moritz

ST MORITZ, Switzerland (Reuters) – American Lindsey Vonn sustained an injury during the World Cup super-G race in St Moritz on Saturday as Switzerland’s Lara Gut crashed halfway down the course. Alpine Skiing – FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup – Women’s Alpine Super G – St. Moritz, Switzerland – December …

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California firefighters make gains ahead of strong winds

VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) – Firefighters in Southern California made progress on Saturday in their multifront battle against a slew of wildfires that have killed at least one person, destroyed hundreds of buildings and forced more than 200,000 people from their homes this week. As the dry Santa Ana winds that …

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Portugal’s Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral has heart transplant

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Salvador Sobral missed a week of Eurovision rehearsals due to his heart condition Portugal’s celebrated Eurovision Song Contest winner, Salvador Sobral, is recovering in hospital after undergoing a heart transplant. Surgeons at the Santa Cruz Hospital in the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, said the 27-year-old was …

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