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Gabriel Sterling, a top Georgia election official, speaks on Monday. During a Tuesday news conference, Sterling called on President Trump to condemn supporters who have threatened violence against election officials. Brynn Anderson/AP hide caption

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'Someone's Going To Get Killed': Ga. Official Blasts GOP Silence On Election Threats

In a fiery Tuesday press conference, Gabriel Sterling had scathing words top Republican leaders who have been attacking Georgia's election system.

The captain of the dive boat that caught fire last September was charged with 34 counts of seaman's manslaughter after prosecutors found his failure to follow safety rules during the three-day diving trip resulted in the death of 33 passengers and one crew member. AP hide caption

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California Dive Boat Captain Charged In Fire That Killed 34

The Labor Day 2019 blaze aboard the Conception killed 33 passengers and one crew member. Prosecutors say the vessel's captain failed to follow safety rules.

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BTS Embraces The World Stage On 'BE'

BE is the latest album from Korean boy band BTS, making it their fifth record to top the U.S. album charts in two and a half years. Along with their earworm Dynamite, BE feels like a milestone in BTS' career.

BTS Embraces The World Stage On 'BE'

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Megan Rapinoe (center) and Alex Morgan (right), pictured celebrating with U.S. women's soccer teammates in New York after a ticker tape parade, on July 10, 2019. "We are pleased that the USWNT Players have fought for – and achieved – long overdue equal working conditions," a spokeswoman for the team said on Tuesday. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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U.S. Women's Soccer Team Settles Part Of Gender Discrimination Suit

The agreement is a partial victory for the World Cup champions, who will see an improvement in hotel accommodations, venues, travel and staffing. A dispute over pay has yet to be resolved.

The Oscar-nominated actor Elliot Page announced on Tuesday that he is transgender. Page posted to Instagram and Twitter and received expressions of support from hundreds of thousands of people. Rich Polk/Getty Images for IMDb hide caption

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Oscar Nominee Elliot Page Announces He Is Transgender

The actor, who was praised for performances in the 2007 film Juno and The Umbrella Academy, made the announcement on Twitter and Instagram on Tuesday.

A new study that analyzed blood donations from December 2019 to early January helped show that the coronavirus infected people in the U.S. earlier than previously thought. Yana Paskova/Getty Images hide caption

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Coronavirus Was In U.S. Weeks Earlier Than Previously Known, Study Says

The discovery, uncovered after analyzing blood donations from nine states, strengthens evidence that COVID-19 was quietly spreading around the world before health officials were aware.

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The Ripple Effect Of 1 Rural Colorado Doctor Catching The Coronavirus

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Hospitals across the country are struggling as staffers get infected with the coronavirus. It's especially tough for small, rural hospitals, where even one doctor out sick can upend patient capacity.

The Ripple Effect Of 1 Rural Colorado Doctor Catching The Coronavirus

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A metal monolith was reported to have appeared on a scenic location in northern Romania on Nov. 27. Local newspaper Ziar Piatra Neamt reported the finding on a hill near the archaeological site of an old fortress overlooking the Bâtca Doamnei lake. Ziar Piatra Neamt via Storyful hide caption

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Another Mysterious Monolith Suddenly Appears — This Time In Romania

Not long after a metal object appeared without explanation in the Utah desert, it disappeared. Now, locals in Piatra Neamt say they have found a similar monolith, and answers remain just as scarce.

Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for treasury secretary, gives remarks Tuesday in Wilmington, Del., as Biden and other members of his economic team look on. If confirmed, Yellen would be the first female treasury secretary in history. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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'Help Is On The Way,' Biden Says As He Formally Unveils Economic Team

With coronavirus cases spiking and the job market struggling, President-elect Joe Biden announces the advisers he hopes can guide the U.S. back to solid economic footing.

Christopher Krebs, recently ousted as director of the Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, is sworn in to testify last year on Capitol Hill. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Fired Official Says Correcting Trump's Fraud Claims The 'Right Thing To Do'

Christopher Krebs, who led the federal government's efforts to secure the 2020 election, called the operation near seamless despite President Trump's claims to the contrary.

Fired Official Says Correcting Trump's Fraud Claims The 'Right Thing To Do'

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For China's Overburdened Delivery Workers, The Customer — And App — Is Always Right

Delivery workers in Beijing tell NPR they work 12-hour days, six days a week, monitored by apps tracking how and when they deliver hundreds of packages every day. One misstep and their pay is slashed.

For China's Overburdened Delivery Workers, The Customer — And App — Is Always Right

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