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Chicago Superintendent David Brown condemns police actions that led to death of George Floyd as protesters plan to gather on South Side

16 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

To avoid a local repeat of the videotaped death of George Floyd at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer, Chicago police Superintendent David Brown on Thursday ordered that...
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Secrecy on legislator's COVID-19 illness roils a statehouse

29 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

HARRISBURG, Pa. - A bitter partisan fight over a Pennsylvania lawmaker's decision to wait a week before disclosing his COVID-19 diagnosis spread to the House floor Thursday...
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‘I needed to do something:' Fort Leavenworth soldier describes how he stopped active shooter on bridge

‘I needed to do something:' Fort Leavenworth soldier describes how he stopped active shooter on bridge

31 minutes ago   |   WMUR

"Most people in my situation would have done the same thing," Master Sergeant David Royer said.
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Chris Rock, Rosie Perez appear with New York Gov. Cuomo, urge mask wearing

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Comedian Chris Rock and actress Rosie Perez made a surprise appearance at New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's daily news conference to underscore his message that the public...
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'No Mask - No Entry,' Cuomo Says As He Allows Businesses To Insist On Face Coverings

'No Mask - No Entry,' Cuomo Says As He Allows Businesses To Insist On Face Coverings

1 hour ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

"You don't want to wear a mask - fine," New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says. "But you don't have a right to then go into that store if that store owner doesn't want you to."
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Soldier Stopped Shooting by Driving Into Gunman, Kansas Police Say

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Master Sgt. David Royer, who is assigned to Fort Leavenworth, drove his car into a man who was firing “randomly” at drivers on a bridge between Kansas and Missouri, the police...
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Cuomo Says Businesses Can Turn Away Unmasked Shoppers

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Governor Andrew Cuomo says New Yorkers must accept the new reality of wearing masks in public in order for the virus to stop spreading.
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'No Mask - No Entry,' Cuomo Says As He Allows Businesses To Insist On Face Coverings

'No Mask - No Entry,' Cuomo Says As He Allows Businesses To Insist On Face Coverings

1 hour ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

"You don't want to wear a mask - fine," Gov. Andrew Cuomo says. "But you don't have a right to then go into that store if that store owner doesn't want you to."
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Cuomo says George Floyd cop should ‘absolutely' face criminal case

Cuomo says George Floyd cop should ‘absolutely' face criminal case

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday called the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis cops “frightening” and said the killing was absolutely a “criminal case.” “If I was a...
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How a Kentucky Farmer Running to Unseat Mitch McConnell Earned Andrew Yang's Endorsement

2 hours ago   |   Newsweek

"Mitch is the king of the swamp. Mike is a farmer, educator, former small-town newspaper editor, and a former Marine officer. Who would you vote for?" Yang said in his...
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1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

Another 2.1 million people filed initial jobless claims last week. Read more ...

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci says a second wave of the novel coronavirus can be avoided if the United States can improve testing and contact tracing. Read more ...

Man who allegedly broke into bank says he did it for a ‘Hot Pocket'

Man who allegedly broke into bank says he did it for a ‘Hot Pocket'

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Most people who break into a bank do it to get their hands on some money. A man in San Diego said he did to get his hands on a Hot Pocket. The man was... Read more ...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs daughter found in dresser

Authorities say a South Carolina woman and her boyfriend have been arrested and accused of killing the woman's disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer. Read more ...

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order Thursday aimed at curbing liability protections for social media companies, two days after he lashed... Read more ...

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

BOSTON - The Boston Marathon has been canceled for the first time in its 124-year history. Read more ...

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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Legal and tech policy experts say Trump's executive order draft cracking...

Legal and tech policy experts say Trump's executive order draft cracking down on social media companies is dead on arrival

President Donald Trump is set to sign an executive order seeking to crack down on social media companies after Twitter took the rare step this week of adding fact-checking... Read more ...

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Add the Boston Marathon to the list of sporting events canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. After being postponed from April 20 and moved to Sept. 14, the race was called... Read more ...

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

The president had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering, but he alone can't do that. Read more ...