49ers grab 1st playoff sport in 6 years, 27-10 over Vikings

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Jimmy Garoppolo threw a TD pass on his opening drive as a playoff starter and then watched San Francisco’s defense and running game take over from there in the 49ers’ 27-10 victory over the Minnesota Vikings in the divisional round Saturday.The Niners (14-3) first playoff game in six seasons and first ever at…

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Trump tweets toughen of Iranian anti-authorities protesters after Ukrainian passenger airplane shot down

Anti-government protests erupted at Iranian universities across the country on Saturday, following Iran’s claim that it unintentionally shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane with surface-to-air missiles, killing all 176 people who were on board.Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard’s aerospace division, had told state TV that his unit accepts “full responsibility” for shooting down…

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Conservative team slams Burger King over industrial using the ‘D-Note’

The conservative group One Million Moms is accusing Burger King of “crossing the line” over an Impossible Whopper commercial that uses the “D-word.”“Burger King is airing a commercial that uses profanity to advertise its Impossible Whopper — a burger made from plants instead of beef,” the group’s website reads. “The language in the commercial is offensive, and…

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Salt Bae restaurant called cops on buyer who refused to pay for $1G gold-wrapped steaks

A customer at the popular Nusr-Et steakhouse in Miami, owned by the Instagram star known as Salt Bae, had the cops called on him after he disputed a whopping $5,000 bill. Duane Miranda said he was stunned after seeing the massive bill at the end of his group’s luxurious meal last month at the swanky…

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No subject Deaths and Injuries, Cyber web ‘Planking’ Fad Continues

Rugby star David Williams showed off his “planking” skills on live television during a match in in Australia. (YouTube)Planking, the Australian craze of lying face down stiff in often bizarre places for a photo op, claimed another victim when a man was critically injured after being thrown from the roof of a moving car when…

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Sultan Qaboos of Oman, who ruled since 1970, dies at 79

The Sultan of Oman, Qaboos bin Said, who seized power during a 1970s palace coup, passed away at the age of 79 on Saturday, according to the country’s state-run news agency. His cause of death was not announced.Sultan Qaboos, who never had any children and didn’t name an heir, was the Middle East’s longest-ruling monarch and…

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Queen Elizabeth orders personal meeting with Prince Harry, Prince William, Prince Charles: studies

Queen Elizabeth II has reportedly called a private meeting with Prince Charles, Prince William and Prince Harry to discuss the recent royal drama that has unfolded in the press.Buckingham Palace made headlines this week when Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced they would be stepping down as “senior members” of the British royal family and splitting their time between the U.K and…

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Pompeo’s option no longer to bustle in Kansas Senate toddle boosts immigration hawk Kris Kobach

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s decision to rule out a run for the open Senate seat in Kansas gives a major boost to fellow Republican and former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach — a favorite among immigration hawks who is promising to bring a tough line on both legal and illegal immigration to Washington if…

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Obituary goes viral after journalist pens his earn silly, touching tribute

The Des Moines Register published an obituary this week of one of its former journalists, who actually wrote his own tribute before his passing. The missive quickly went viral.”Ken Fuson, born June 23, 1956, died Jan. 3, 2020 in at Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, of liver cirrhosis, and is stunned to learn that the world is…

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Agree with guidelines in prefer of preserve shut effort against Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy

An Alaska judge ruled Friday in favor of a recall effort against Republican Gov. Mike Dunleavy after the state Division of Elections rejected a bid late last year to advance the campaign.In his ruling, Superior Court Judge Eric Aarseth said he doesn’t have the authority to create more stringent definitions than those previously used by courts.…

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