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  • Frank Carroll's impact on figure skating continues in retirement

    Skaters came and went, the perfect 6.0 score became history, and the artistry that made figure skating so compelling was slowly strangled by a scoring system that encouraged risky jumps in soul-stifling succession. Through every era and rule change over more than 50 years, until he retired in August,

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  • Frank Carroll's impact on figure skating continues in retirement

    Skaters came and went, the perfect 6.0 score became history, and the artistry that made figure skating so compelling was slowly strangled by a scoring system that encouraged risky jumps in soul-stifling succession. Through every era and rule change over more than 50 years, until he retired in August,

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  • Fox figures push a government shutdown over funding a border wall

    Media Matters / Melissa Joskow The threat of a partial government shutdown looms over Capitol Hill as the deadline to pass a spending bill by December 21 approaches. President Donald Trump has demanded that $5 billion be included in the final spending package for the southern border wall, which Democrats refuse to accept. Feeling the pressure of a Democratic-controlled House in January, Trump is threatening to shut down the government if he does not receive the funding -- and some at Fox are...

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