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Search for Missing Colorado Mom Expands to Landfill After Her Fiancé Is Charged with Murder

The search for missing Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth, who is presumed dead, continues — and investigators are looking at a landfill for answers. “The Colorado Bureau of Investigations contacted Waste Management of Colorado regarding a potential search at Midway Landfill and we are cooperating fully,” a spokesperson for Waste Management told PEOPLE in a statement. […]

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Cardi B’s rant against Trump and the federal government shutdown catches attention of D.C. lawmakers

Hillary Rodham Clinton. James Comey. Nancy Pelosi. Cardi B? Add the “I Like It” rapper among President Donald Trump’s growing list of nemeses. On Wednesday, Cardi B posted an Instagram video of herself going on an epic, profanity-laced rant against the nearly month-long the government shutdown. Guess who’s she’s blaming for it. “Hey, y’all. I […]

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Escort, 28, Who Claimed to Have Evidence of Russian Election Meddling Is Deported in Thai Sex Case

A “sex guru.” A Belarusian escort. And alleged secret recordings of even more secret conversations, whose existence was never proven. A murky real-life political drama — not a movie plot — came to a close on Thursday as 28-year-old Anastasia Vashukevich was deported from Thailand, according to multiple news reports. Vashukevich, also known as Nastya […]

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Richard Egarr named new music director of Philharmonia Baroque

Richard Egarr, an British conductor and keyboardist whose musical experience spans early music to contemporary works, has been named the next music director of the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra. Egarr, 55, will succeed Nicholas McGegan as the second music director in the award-winning early music ensemble’s nearly 40-year history. McGegan, who has brought Philharmonia to international […]

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5 TV shows to binge on a rainy day

Does the rainy weather have you house-bound and bummed out? Relax. We’ve got your back. Rather than cursing the soggy weather, try to embrace it by hunkering down in front of your TV (or computer screen) and binging-out on a show or shows. Now, grab your blanket and get comfy. Here are five relatively new […]

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Cupertino/Sunnyvale calendar for the week of Jan. 18

Special Events Sunnyvale Farmers Market: Enjoy fresh fruits, vegetables and arts and crafts from local growers and artisans. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Murphy and Washington avenues, Sunnyvale. Urbanvillageonline.com/markets/Sunnyvale. Seniors Sunnyvale Senior Center: The center offers a variety of services and activities, billiards room, fitness center, table games, trips, classes and lunches every weekday. 550 E. […]

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San Jose calendar of events for the week of Jan. 18

Special Events Kristi Yamaguchi’s Downtown Ice: Downtown San Jose’s outdoor ice rink returns. Through Jan. 27. Circle of Palms, 120 S. Market St. $15-$17. http://www.downtownicesj.com, 408/291-0525. Rose Garden Farmers Market: Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Lincoln High School parking lot, 577 Dana Ave. Farmers Market: Willow Glen’s market operates year-round. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Willow Glen […]