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Chicago looters must be prosecuted for actions, FOP president says; Catanzara appeals to feds, saying Foxx too soft on crime

1 minute ago   |   ABC

The FOP president is asking the feds to help prosecute those involved in recent looting across Chicago.
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Cyber-enabled financing campaigns involving Islamist militant groups dismantled - Justice Department

11 minutes ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday announced the dismantling of cyber-enabled financing campaigns involving the military wing of Hamas, al Qaeda and Islamic...
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U.S. envoy: FBI to join Beirut blast probe, Lebanon needs to end 'empty promises'

11 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

BEIRUT - A top U.S. diplomat said on Thursday the FBI will join a probe of last week's seismic Beirut explosion that killed at least 172 people, urging change to "to make sure...
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Cubs hitters are finding production by extending at-bats and making in-game adjustments - thanks to collaboration in the dugout: ‘The dugout has been tremendous this year'

43 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Kris Bryant said he's never seen the Chicago Cubs lineup operate as deep and effectively since he reached the majors in 2015.
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Illinois unemployment fraud could lead to tax trouble for victims, FBI says

45 minutes ago   |   ABC

The widespread unemployment fraud scheme can cause major issues for victims come tax season.
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Body ID'd after being found in car at Illinois car dealership

Body ID'd after being found in car at Illinois car dealership

47 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CAHOKIA, Ill. - A coroner has identified the decomposed remains of a woman whose body was found inside a car parked at an automotive repair shop and car dealership in Illinois'...
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U.S. State Dept: China took no action to address U.S. concerns

49 minutes ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - China has taken no action to address fundamental U.S. concerns about where the bilateral ties are going, the State Department's top diplomat for East Asia said on...
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U.S. Supreme Court allows easing of Rhode Island voting restrictions

1 hour ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday left in place a lower-court ruling that relaxes voting restrictions in Rhode Island during the coronavirus pandemic.
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China's Confucius Institutes must register as foreign missions in U.S. -Pompeo

1 hour ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - The United States said on Thursday Chinese government-funded cultural centers at U.S. universities would be required register as foreign missions, the latest sign...
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Trump holds up coronavirus aid to block Democrats' bid for election funding

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Thursday said his team was rejecting Democrats' bid to include funds for the U.S. Postal Service and to shore up election infrastructure...
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LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

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AMC theaters, 5 in KC area, to reopen next week with 15-cent movie tickets

AMC theaters, 5 in KC area, to reopen next week with 15-cent movie tickets

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US workers file under a million jobless claims for first time since March

US workers file under a million jobless claims for first time since March

Some 963,000 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as new jobless claims fell below 1 million for the first time since March. Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

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U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

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Bail set for former police union head accused of abusing child

Bail set for former police union head accused of abusing child

A former president of the Boston Police Union was charged with sexually abusing a child. Read more ...

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There isn't much debate over the top two quarterbacks in fantasy football, but plenty of studs and sleepers have cases to be in the top 10. See our full list of 2020 fantasy QB... Read more ...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

Another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Department of Labor said. Read more ...