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The House Judiciary Committee is set to take over the impeachment probe of President Donald Trump, Democrats announced Tuesday, scheduling a hearing for next week as they push closer to a possible vote on actual charges of “high crimes and misdemeanors.” Read more here. Read more

Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown yells to his team during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat.

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown will guide the Australian men’s team at next year’s Tokyo Olympics. Read more here. Read more

A door has a privacy request hanging on it outside the hotel room where two turkeys that will be pardoned by President Donald Trump are staying at the Willard InterContinental Hotel, Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, in Washington.

The White House is sponsoring an online contest to help President Donald Trump as he contemplates his role in the 30-year-old tradition of sparing the National Thanksgiving Turkey. Read more here.Read more

Philadelphia 76ers guard Raul Neto (19) jumps for a rebound ahead of Toronto Raptors' Marc Gasol (33) as 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) and Raptors' Chris Boucher (25) and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (4) look on during the first half of an NBA basketball game.

The Toronto Raptors held Joel Embiid scoreless in a 101-96 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night. Joel Embiid shot 0 for 11, missing all four of his shots from 3-point range and going 0 for 3 at the free throw line. He finished with a game-high 13 rebounds. Read more here.Read more

Then-White House counsel Don McGahn listens as Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Sept. 27, 2018..

A federal judge has ordered former White House counsel Donald McGahn to appear before Congress in a setback to President Donald Trump's effort to keep his top aides from testifying. Read more here.Read more

This photo shows Willie Murphy, 82, as she lifts weights at a gym in Rochester, N.Y.

An intruder didn’t count on an 82-year-old woman living alone being an award-winning bodybuilder with nerves of steel. Read more here. Read more

Polio vaccination

Four African countries have reported new cases of polio linked to the oral vaccine, as global health numbers show there are now more children being paralyzed by viruses originating in vaccines than in the wild. Read more here.Read more

Harvard-Yale game protest

Officials say 42 people were charged with disorderly conduct after a protest interrupted a Saturday football game between archrivals Harvard and Yale. Read more here.Read more

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby says he’s prepared to serve his 10-year maximum sentence for sexual assault rather than show remorse for a crime the comedian says he didn’t commit. Read more here.Read more

Adnan Syed enters Courthouse East in Baltimore prior to a hearing on Feb. 3, 2016.

By Mark Sherman and Regina Garcia Cano, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a Maryland man's bid for a new trial based on information uncovered by the hit podcast "Serial."

The justices did not comment in leaving in place a 4-3...Read more