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B.C. takes precautions as it moves to restart in-person court hearings

15 minutes ago   |   National Post

VICTORIA - Courthouses and courtrooms around British Columbia are being assessed to ensure they meet health and safety requirements as the province moves to resume in-person...
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Sexual assault victims fear going to ER during a pandemic. New legislation could allow rape kits at health clinics instead

27 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Legislation that awaits the governor's signature would allow victims to go to centers such as Howard Brown Health.
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Randall Denley: Who really controls Ontario COVID-19 testing and reopening rates? Unfortunately, not Doug Ford

35 minutes ago   |   National Post

As Ontario struggles with its up-and-down testing numbers, people are demanding to know why Premier Doug Ford and his government can't do better. Ford seems a bit more...
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Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis, Minneapolis City Council VP Says

Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis, Minneapolis City Council VP Says

1 hour ago   |   The Huffington Post

Protests over the police killing of George Floyd have shaken Minneapolis this week.
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US economy shrank at 5% annual rate in Q1

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy shrank at an even faster pace than initially estimated in the first three months of this year with economists continuing to expect a far worse...
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North Carolina governor: RNC hasn't submitted safety plan

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

North Carolina's governor said Thursday that his administration hasn't received the written safety plan for the upcoming Republican National Convention requested by his health...
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Doctors sue to block FDA abortion pill rule during pandemic

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

SILVER SPRING, Md. - Requiring patients to visit a hospital, clinic or medical office to get an abortion pill is needlessly risking their health during the COVID-19 pandemic, a...
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All Illinois regions eligible for Phase 3 of Prizker's reopening plan Friday

All Illinois regions eligible for Phase 3 of Prizker's reopening plan Friday

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Gov. JB Pritzker gave the green light for all regions of Illinois to enter the next phase of reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic. “Starting tomorrow, all areas of...
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Who in their right mind would want to eat bugs?

1 hour ago   |   Natural News

We are living in a sick world and it might be a good time to go vegan and definitely read labels. It's a given that big pHarma and the medical deities want us to stay sick so...
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CVS Health tests self-driving vehicle prescription delivery

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

CVS Health will try delivering prescriptions with self-driving vehicles in a test that begins next month. The drugstore chain said Thursday that it will partner with the...
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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 ...