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Kennedy Center Honors

Trump’s absence at D.C.’s premier social event is a relief for some. But the prestige of the presidency is missed.

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Democrats leveraged Trump’s fixation with Space Force to win parental leave for federal workers

In private negotiations, Trump aides were willing to make dramatic concessions to secure the new military branch.
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Caroll Spinney
1933–2019
Mr. Spinney, who also gave voice and motion to Oscar the Grouch, met Muppets creator Jim Henson at a puppetry convention and first donned Big Bird’s 4,000 canary-yellow feathers for the opening season of “Sesame Street” in 1969.
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Another loss to an AFC contender — this one vs. Kansas City in Foxborough — exposed New England as flawed and unable to find a backup plan.
Juice WRLD
1998–2019
His lush songs about heartbreak, drug use and teenage angst propelled him from SoundCloud obscurity to crossover success at the top of the charts.
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