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7:30 a.m., News and Content: May 24, 2019

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FRIDAY'S PROMOTABLE FEATURES:

DAILY QUIZ: Salute this all-American trivia quiz!

ON-AIR TEASE: HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THE UNITED STATES?

HTML code for quiz:

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BIRTHDAY QUIZ: Subterranean birthday blues

ON-AIR TEASE: DON'T GET TANGLED UP IN BLUE AT TODAY'S PARTY.

HTML code for quiz:

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HISTORY QUIZ: Gotta send a message

ON-AIR TEASE: WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY? TAKE THE QUIZ!

HTML code for quiz:

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CELEB SLIDESHOW: 10 most influential folk singers of all time

ON-AIR TEASE: ROBERT ALLEN ZIMMERMAN, BETTER KNOWN AS BOB DYLAN, TURNS 78 TODAY. DYLAN HAS BEEN A MAJOR FIGURE IN POPULAR CULTURE FOR MORE THAN SIX DECADES. HIS ANTHEMS "BLOWIN' IN THE WIND" AND "THE TIMES THEY ARE A-CHANGIN'" BECAME ANTHEMS FOR THE CIVIL RIGHTS AND ANTI-WAR MOVEMENTS IN THE 1960S AND 70S. VISIT _____ DOT COM FOR A LOOK AT THE TEN MOST INFLUENTIAL FOLK SINGERS OF ALL TIME.

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DAILY LIST: Winning words from the National Spelling Bee

ON-AIR TEASE: WITH THE SCRIPPS NATIONAL SPELLING BEE BEGINNING ON SUNDAY, VISIT ____ DOT COM TO SEE SOME OF THE WINNING WORDS FROM THE COMPETITION DATING BACK TO TWO-THOUSAND AND ONE.

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ON THIS DAY: May 24

ON-AIR TEASE: 'MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB' IS FIRST PUBLISHED, THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE OPENS, MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL GOES UNDER THE LIGHTS FOR THE FIRST TIME, BOB DYLAN IS BORN, AND 'THELMA AND LOUISE' HITS THEATERS, ALL ON THIS DAY.

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LIVESTREAMS:

LIVE: Pelosi, Scanlon/Speaker in the House Event

9 a.m. ET: Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon hosts a Speaker in The House event with Speaker Nancy Pelosi at Delaware County Community College in Main, Pennsylvania.

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LIVE: Shanahan/US Naval Academy Commencement

10 a.m. ET: The U.S. Naval Academy holds its commencement ceremony with Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan as the commencement speaker.

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LIVE: Booker in Iowa

Presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker is in Iowa today.

Schedule:
12:15 p.m. ET: Newton house party (SD-3)
8:30 p.m. ET: Fairfield house party (SD-4)

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LIVE: Jayme Closs Kidnapping/Jake Patterson Sentencing

2:30 p.m. ET: Jake Patterson, the man accused of kidnapping Jayme Closs and killing her parents in October 2018, will be sentenced. Several members of the Closs family will give victim impact statements. Guidance: We do not know if Jayme Closs will be in court.

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LIVE: Buttigieg in New Hampshire

Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is in Iowa today.

Schedule:
5:30 p.m. ET: Londonderry veterans roundtable
8:30 p.m. ET: Exeter town hall

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TODAY'S TOP STORIES:

British PM Theresa May announces her resignation
Harvey Weinstein accusers reach $44M deal over alleged sexual misconduct
House Judiciary chair: Mueller 'wants to testify in private'
Wildfire shuts down part of I-95 in Florida
Runaway barges smash into Okla. dam, evacuations ordered
Jayme Closs' kidnapper will be sentenced today, and her family will be there 
University of Oklahoma gave false data to U.S. News college rankings for 20 years
Trump suggests using Huawei as a bargaining chip in US-China trade deal
WaPo: Trump 'aggressively' pushing for GOP donor to get border wall contract
Health officials considered flying 'ban' to prevent measles transmission
House Judiciary chair: Mueller 'wants to testify in private' 

TODAY'S TALKERS:

The Verve singer finally secures 'Bitter Sweet Symphony' royalties
The DNA diet: How knowing your genes can help you fit into your jeans
Man accused of scamming $80K from woman after marriage proposal
Dad posts suicide prevention signs around his daughters' school
Everest traffic jam creates lethal conditions for climbers
Patrick Stewart returns as Jean-Luc in the new trailer for 'Star Trek: Picard'
Doctored videos shared to make Pelosi sound drunk 
SpaceX launches Starlink: Waiting for deployment of 60 satellites in landmark mission

TODAY'S VIDEOS:

Severe weather still threatens central US
Man's home collapses into river
SpaceX Starlink successfully launches
Students call for gun control measures
Jefferson City beat but not broken by tornado

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