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San Jose mom, 40, dies days after coming down with flu, reports say

A 40-year-old mother in San Jose died two days after catching the flu, The San Francisco Chronicle reported, citing local media.

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Europe Edition: Dolores O’Riordan, Baghdad, Romania: Your Tuesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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See how people reacted to the false missile threat

"We put the baby in the bathroom, didn't know what else to do," said a tourist visiting Hawaii when a false alarm for a ballistic missile sounded.

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A timeline of Trump's actions during the Hawaii false alarm

As Hawaiians catch their breath following the jarring missile alert mishap over the weekend, scrutiny has reached the White House and how it grappled with the mistaken alarm.

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U Penn student reportedly stabbed more than 20 times

The Orange County Register reports that a 19-year-old University of Pennsylvania student whose body was found buried in a shallow grave at a California park had been stabbed more than 20 times. No weapon has been found.

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These are the texts people sent to loved ones during the Hawaii missile alert

Hawaiian residents and vacationers spent 38 horrific minutes preparing for an incoming ballistic missile and possible death on Saturday, until the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency corrected a false alarm message.

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Berman: How is 'shithouse' any better?

CNN's John Berman dissects the debate over whether President Donald Trump used the term "shithole" or "shithouse" when referring to several foreign countries.

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Avlon: Cotton, Perdue being 'utterly dishonest'

CNN political analyst John Avlon says Senators Tom Cotton and David Perdue could have personal motivations for denying that President Trump made disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations.

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Opinion: Don't let Trump's bad words kill DACA deal

Shithole. Shithouse. WTF does it matter?

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Durbin: I'm stunned this is the WH's defense

Sen. Dick Durbin says he stands by his original interpretation of President Trump's comments on immigration.

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Democratic senator says slightly different accounts of what Trump said don't change the meaning

President Donald Trump on Monday claimed Illinois Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin "totally misrepresented" comments during an Oval Office meeting last week, where sources said Trump used vulgar and demeaning language to describe immigrants from Africa.

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Big Bets on A.I. Open a New Frontier for Chip Start-Ups, Too

Forty-five young companies are building processors just for artificial intelligence. At least five have raised more than $100 million from investors.

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Vocations: He Has a Rarity in Music: A Steady Paycheck

Joe Shadid of Reverb.com appears in the site’s videos, teaching guitar and demonstrating instruments — keeping him close to what he loves while earning a living.

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On Baseball: Winter Drags On, With Free Agents Still Waiting by the Phone

In an off-season of few signings, teams leery of overpaying seem content to wait for prices to drop in the spring.

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Books of The Times: Catching Up With Denis Johnson’s Star-Crossed Drifters

“The Largesse of the Sea Maiden,” a posthumous story collection, is a sequel of sorts to Johnson’s influential and beloved “Jesus’ Son.”

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In Milan, Military Rigor Meets Instagram Excess

Neil Barrett hones his classic style while Versace ranges from zebra stripes to velvet suiting.

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Critic’s Notebook: What a Hologram of Maria Callas Can Teach Us About Opera

A preview of “Callas in Concert,” touring this spring, made our critic wonder about the art form’s obsession with the past.

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Frugal Traveler: Ways to Save in 2018

Eight tips to help keep your travel expenses nominal and your wallet fat this year.

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The New Old Age: You’re Over 75, and You’re Healthy. Why Are You Taking a Statin?

It’s not clear that statins prevent first heart attacks and strokes in older patients, and the drugs do have side effects that can be harmful.

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