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China pushing to have coronavirus vaccine ready this year

5 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

The Chinese government predicts they could have a coronavirus vaccine “ready for the market as early as the end of this year or early next year,” the state-run website...
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Trump supporters on Twitter spread Covid-19 rumors about China

Trump supporters on Twitter spread Covid-19 rumors about China

53 minutes ago   |   Politico

LONDON - Nearly 30 groups of Twitter users who identified themselves as supporters of President Donald Trump, the Republican Party or the conspiracy theory QAnon spread rumors...
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Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts increase by 50, more than 300 new cases

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Massachusetts health officials on Tuesday reported that 50 more people have died from the coronavirus as the number of cases increased by 358. Coronavirus hospitalizations went...
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Analysis: NFL will play games after support/pressure applied

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Call it support. Call it pressure. However you describe it, the NFL is going to get it regarding playing games on schedule. And barring a setback in the reopening of America...
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'First Super Tuesday Of The COVID Era': Voting Amidst Protests, Pandemic

3 hours ago   |   NPR

Despite the health risks and political unrest, today is still an election day in eight states and D.C. In some cities, curfews conflicted with polling hours.
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Wes Unseld, NBA Rookie of Year and MVP in 1969, dies at 74

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   9 articles

By HOWARD FENDRICH WASHINGTON - Wes Unseld, the workmanlike Hall of Fame center who led Washington to its only NBA championship and was chosen one of the 50 greatest players in...
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Sri Lanka's Supreme Court won't annul Parliament dissolution

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka's Supreme Court declined on Tuesday to consider petitions filed by opposition parties and civil groups seeking to annul a presidential order...
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Do Churchgoers Have a Right to Risk Infection?

9 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

While the White House tries to roll back rules on religious gatherings, the Supreme Court reaffirms the public-health powers of the states.
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Open the Schools-Skip the Masks and Social Distancing

9 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

If the COVID-19 hazard sets the new standard for health safety, the country will need to close its schools each year from November until April to guard against influenza.
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The Health 202: ‘The stories about protests are also the stories about covid-19 and racism,' says one epidemiologist

9 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Black Americans have suffered more from the pandemic by nearly every measure.
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Pelosi Asks Black Caucus To Come Up With Police Reforms Following Protests

Pelosi Asks Black Caucus To Come Up With Police Reforms Following Protests

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus are pushing a wide range of proposals such as banning chokeholds as a response to the protests across the country following the death... Read more ...

Religious Leaders Say They Were Tear-Gassed For Trump's Church Photo-Op

Religious Leaders Say They Were Tear-Gassed For Trump's Church Photo-Op

Police drove clergy off the property of St. John's Church to make room for the president, according to Rev. Gini Gerbasi. Read more ...

Dominic Raab urges China to ‘step back from the brink' on Hong Kong

Dominic Raab urges China to ‘step back from the brink' on Hong Kong

LONDON - The U.K. wants to rally as many countries as possible to condemn China's threat to Hong Kong's autonomy, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said Tuesday, as he urged... Read more ...

Minneapolis Ranks Near The Bottom For Racial Equality

Minneapolis Ranks Near The Bottom For Racial Equality

The problem goes deeper than police misconduct. (Image credit: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty Images) Read more ...

Trump slams governors as 'weak,' urges crackdown on protests

Trump slams governors as 'weak,' urges crackdown on protests

President Donald Trump on Monday derided the nation's governors as “weak” and demanded tougher crackdowns on protesters in the aftermath of another night of violent protests in... Read more ...

'Revolting': Trump Gets Holy Hell On Twitter For Using Bible As Photo-Op Prop

'Revolting': Trump Gets Holy Hell On Twitter For Using Bible As Photo-Op Prop

Police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse peaceful protesters so the president could have his picture taken at a church. Read more ...

Twitter adds warning label to Gaetz tweet on antifa for glorifying violence

Twitter adds warning label to Gaetz tweet on antifa for glorifying violence

Twitter on Monday added a warning label to a tweet by Rep. Matt Gaetz that called for members of the radical activist group antifa to be hunted down like “terrorists” for... Read more ...

Cuomo, de Blasio order 11 p.m. curfew for New York City

Cuomo, de Blasio order 11 p.m. curfew for New York City

NEW YORK - Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio will impose a curfew on New York City Monday that will last from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. as protests over the killing of George... Read more ...

Judge questions 'unusual' Justice Department filing in Flynn case

Judge questions 'unusual' Justice Department filing in Flynn case

The Justice Department's abrupt move to dismiss the case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn was so “unusual” that it calls into questions the department's... Read more ...

G-7 members reject Trump's bid to bring Russia in from the cold

G-7 members reject Trump's bid to bring Russia in from the cold

President Donald Trump's pitch to re-invite Russia to the G-7 got a swift thumbs-down from fellow world leaders on Monday. The U.S. president, who is hosting the next gathering... Read more ...