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Bundled-up Los Angeles Dodgers players practice Tuesday at Fenway Park in Boston for Game 1 of the World Series against the Boston Red Sox. Temperatures are expected to drop into the low 40s tonight, and thunderstorms are possible. Matt Slocum/AP hide caption

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In 2018 World Series, A Clash Of Goliath Vs. Goliath

The Red Sox-Dodgers championship series, which starts Tuesday night, will pit a historically great Boston team against a Los Angeles squad with the epitome of a flexible modern defense.

US singer Cher sings the "Star Spangled Banner" before the start of Super Bowl XXXIII 31 January at Pro Player Stadium in Miami, FL. The Denver Broncos and Atlanta Falcons are playing for the Lombardi Trophy, the symbol of the NFL champions. (ELECTRONIC IMAGE) AFP PHOTO/JEFF HAYNES (Photo by JEFF HAYNES / AFP) (Photo credit should read JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images) JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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20 Years Of Cher's 'Believe' And Its Auto-Tune Legacy

Cher's 1998 hit "Believe" turns 20 this year. There's a long history of artists using vocal modifications, but this song brings the Auto-Tune front and center.

20 Years Of Cher's 'Believe' And Its Auto-Tune Legacy

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The Black Sea Maritime Archaeology Project says the intact shipwreck was discovered at a depth of more than one mile, where the scarcity of oxygen helped preserve the ancient vessel. Black Sea MAP/EEF Expeditions hide caption

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'Oldest Intact Shipwreck Known To Mankind' Found In Depths Of Black Sea

The vessel dates back 2,400 years to the days of ancient Greece. "This will change our understanding of shipbuilding and seafaring in the ancient world," says archaeologist Jon Adams.

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Riz Ahmed On Rapping, Acting And Being His (Sometimes Shirtless) 'Most Complex Self'

He's the first South Asian man to win an acting Emmy. He's now starring in Venom. He's also known as Riz MC. And he's "not just being shackled to a two-dimensional idea" of his hyphenate identity.

Riz Ahmed On Rapping, Acting And Being His (Sometimes Shirtless) 'Most Complex Self'

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She Was Poised To Be A Star — Instead, She Spent 60 Years In Her Apartment

Annapurna Devi could have been famous around the world — possibly on par with her first husband, Ravi Shankar. Instead, she stayed at home for more than six decades, before dying on Oct. 13 at age 92.

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In Florida And Georgia, Heated Campaigns For Governor Boil Over In Controversies

Two of the most closely watched races in the country have been roiled over alleged voter suppression, racist ads and newly ignited controversies over the Confederate flag and even Hamilton tickets.

Thousands of Honduran migrants and families walk towards the southern Mexico border from Guatemala. Many say they are headed to the U.S. The White House said on Tuesday that a record number of migrant families have arrived at the Southwest border over the last year. Oliver de Roos/AP hide caption

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U.S. Apprehended Record Number Of Migrant Families At Southwest Border

A record number of migrant families arrived at the Southwest border over the last year, despite the Trump administration's effort to deter illegal immigration by separating families at the border.

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GOP Voter Suppression Efforts Target Minorities, Journalist Says

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Ari Berman of Mother Jones warns that a Republican strategy to tighten access to the ballot box could have a major impact on the 2018 election. "It could be tainted by voter suppression," he says.

Republican Voter Suppression Efforts Are Targeting Minorities, Journalist Says

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National Security Adviser John Bolton speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin on Tuesday. After their meeting, Bolton told reporters the U.S. still intends to withdraw from the Cold War-era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. Maxim Shipenkov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Bolton Affirms U.S. Intent To Pull Out Of Arms Treaty With Russia

The national security adviser said the U.S. will leave the INF Treaty "in due course" — and that President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin would like to speak directly again next month.

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House Republican Faces Voter Backlash Over Health Care And Tax Votes

Rep. Tom MacArthur ran for Congress vowing to repeal Obamacare and cut taxes. After following through on both promises, he's on the defense for his role amid voter backlash about the economic impact.

House Republican Faces Voter Backlash Over Health Care And Tax Votes

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Man Sentenced In Germany For Poisoned Baby Food Scheme

The 54-year-old got more than a dozen years after confessing to poisoning baby food with an antifreeze ingredient, putting the jars on store shelves and then trying to extort money from supermarkets.

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