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Google Rescinds Offers to Thousands of Contract Workers

19 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The company made the cost-cutting move as it navigates a slump in advertising created by the pandemic.
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Snake interrupts New Mexico elementary school Zoom lesson

59 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

LAS CRUCES, N.M. - A New Mexico elementary school teacher on Zoom with students had a lesson interrupted thanks to an uninvited guest: a bullsnake. The desert animal surprised...
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U.S. college towns on edge as coronavirus threatens football season

2 hours ago   |   National Post

In 2019, Dante Lucchesi and his Champs Sports Grill in State College, Pennsylvania, were on a roll.
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Pandemic Forces Car Dealers to Do the Unthinkable: Sell Online

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Dealerships have long resisted e-commerce, but with many showrooms closed, the dynamic is changing.
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Oil falls but set to post biggest monthly rise in years on output cuts

6 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Oil prices edged lower on Friday, set to post their first weekly fall in five weeks, after U.S. inventory data showed lacklustre fuel demand in the world's largest oil consumer...
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How you can help get a computer into the hands of a student in need

10 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Since the COVID-19 crisis, the need for new computers or high speed internet became essential overnight.
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'Double-edge sword': Hong Kong gov't warns US on special status

10 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Territory warns US not to interfere over China's national security legislation, as Carrie Lam tries to rally residents.
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2020 NFL win totals, odds, predictions, best bets: Model picks under 6.5 wins for Giants

11 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated the entire 2020 NFL season 10,000 times.
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Oil prices fall as U.S. fuel demand remains weak

12 hours ago   |   Reuters

Oil prices edged lower on Friday after U.S. inventory data showed lacklustre fuel demand in the world's largest oil consumer while worsening U.S.-China tensions weighed on...
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Trump's Order Targeting Social Media Sites, Explained

13 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   4 articles

The president wants to narrow legal protections for companies like Twitter after it began appending fact-check labels to his postings.
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CNN crew arrested while on-air covering Minneapolis protests

CNN crew arrested while on-air covering Minneapolis protests

MINNEAPOLIS - A CNN crew was arrested while on the air covering the Minneapolis protests Friday morning. Correspondent Omar Jimenez was reporting live on CNN shortly after 5... Read more ...

Twitter Places ‘Glorifying Violence' Warning On Donald Trump's Tweet About...

Twitter Places ‘Glorifying Violence' Warning On Donald Trump's Tweet About George Floyd

Trump's threat of violent retaliation against protestors “violated the Twitter Rules about glorifying violence,” the platform ruled with its label. Read more ...

7 shot at Louisville protest over fatal police shooting

7 shot at Louisville protest over fatal police shooting

At least seven people were shot in Louisville as protesters turned out to demand justice for Breonna Taylor, a black woman fatally shot by police in her home in March. Read more ...

Ohio protests over George Floyd's death turn destructive

Ohio protests over George Floyd's death turn destructive

Protesters angry over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody turned out for a demonstration in Columbus that began peacefully but turned violent, with windows... Read more ...

RNC outlines safety protocols for August convention in letter to N.C. Gov...

RNC outlines safety protocols for August convention in letter to N.C. Gov. Cooper

Republican National Committee officials on Thursday evening issued a letter to North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper outlining health and safety guidelines for the Republican National... Read more ...

Officer who knelt on George Floyd's neck had 18 previous complaints against...

Officer who knelt on George Floyd's neck had 18 previous complaints against him, police dept. says

The former Minneapolis police officer involved in George Floyd's death had 18 prior complaints filed against him with the Minneapolis Police Department's Internal Affairs... Read more ...

CNN crew arrested on live TV amid George Floyd protests in Minneapolis

CNN crew arrested on live TV amid George Floyd protests in Minneapolis

Correspondent Omar Jimenez, and the crew with him, were handcuffed and detained by Minnesota State Police just after 5 a.m. local time. Read more ...

Twitter Hides Trump Tweet on Minneapolis

Twitter Hides Trump Tweet on Minneapolis

Twitter isn't backing down in its dispute with President Trump. The company, accusing the president of breaking its rules, hid one of his tweets early Friday, putting it behind... Read more ...

Mayor Greg Fischer: 'Violence and destruction is not the way'

Mayor Greg Fischer: 'Violence and destruction is not the way'

7 injured in overnight protests, shootings Read more ...

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey hits back at Trump over leadership jab

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey hits back at Trump over leadership jab

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey lashed back early Friday at President Trump, who accused him of being a “very weak” leader amid the protests roiling the city over George Floyd's... Read more ...