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Former NFL player Dana Stubblefield sentenced to prison for 2015 rape

Former NFL player Dana Stubblefield sentenced to prison for 2015 rape

Former San Francisco 49ers football player Dana Stubblefield has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison for the 2015 rape of an intellectually disabled woman, according to the Santa Clara District Attorney’s Office. Stubblefield, 49, was convicted in July following a nine-month trial. A jury found Stubblefield guilty of rape by force, oral…MORE

How do wildfires get their names?

How do wildfires get their names?

The 2020 fire season has been devastating. Massive blazes have ravaged the Western US, swallowing entire neighborhoods and torching millions of acres. Colorado’s largest wildfire in state history is still burning. In California alone, firefighters have battled more than 8,600 blazes this year. All of them, with their own unique name: The Bullfrog Fire. The…MORE

Malarkey! These are the words Americans looked up during the debate

Malarkey! These are the words Americans looked up during the debate

Though a lot happened during Thursday evening’s presidential debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump, data from the Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Dictionary.com have shown us what actually stuck. The top trending words of the debate included phrases ranging from “coyote” to “malarkey,” and included “xenophobia” — also a top word during the first presidential debate…MORE

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