Washington School District postpones start of school year until after Labor Day

Washington School District postpones start of school year until after Labor Day

56 seconds ago   |   WTAE

Announcement came down late last week
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Roger Cohen: The less impossible Israeli-Palestinian peace

Roger Cohen: The less impossible Israeli-Palestinian peace

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Drier than the Sahara: heatwave fans fire risk for French farmers

2 minutes ago   |   National Post

AUBENCHEUL-AU-BAC - On a farm in France, firefighters beat down the flames that had turned a field of wheat black, but they were too late to save the combine harvester. Caught...
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U.S.'s Azar says any U.S. vaccine would be shared once U.S. needs met

2 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TAIPEI - U.S. Health Secretary Alex Azar said on Monday that any U.S. vaccine or treatment for COVID-19 would be shared fairly with the rest of the world, once the U.S. need...
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Police in Belarus detained 3,000 people at protests after election - RIA

2 minutes ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Police in Belarus detained around 3,000 people at protests that erupted on Sunday following the presidential election, Russia's RIA news agency cited the Belarusian...
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Afghan talks to kick off as Kabul set to free Taliban prisoners

2 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

The prisoners' fate has been a crucial hurdle in launching peace talks between Kabul and Taliban armed group.
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UK flies air force plane over Channel amid migrant crossings

2 minutes ago   |   ABC News

A Royal Air Force surveillance plane is flying over the English Channel as the British government tries to curb the number of people crossing from France in small boats
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Will Bill Belichick change his ways for Cam Newton?

2 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Just call him Coddler Bill. The handle, of course, does not compute, if the “Bill” in reference, is Bill Belichick. For the past two decades in Foxboro, Belichick's reputation...
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Evictions in South Carolina signal dire straits for renters nationwide as homelessness looms

6 minutes ago   |   NBC News

"It ain't no fun when your stomach hurts from hunger. It ain't no fun - especially in a pandemic," said one South Carolina woman who lost her home.
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Parents who want schools reopened risk putting themselves before their kids

6 minutes ago   |   NBC News

The normalcy and socialization that advocates of in-person schooling yearn for can't be provided while an epidemic rages. Instead, anxiety and distress are more likely.
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates. Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

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Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks, which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai detained, his Apple Daily offices searched

Billionaire media tycoon and Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of “collusion with foreign powers.” Police also searched the offices of his Apple... Read more ...

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

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States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

A plan from President Donald Trump to extend additional unemployment benefits requires states to provide 25% of the funds, and it's unclear whether states have the money or the... Read more ...

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 33 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets advanced to the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - Bryson DeChambeau made the best run of his career at a major championship, but still fell short despite shooting a final-round 66 to finish 10-under for the... Read more ...

White House Reportedly Asked How To Get A New President's Face On Mount Rushmore

White House Reportedly Asked How To Get A New President's Face On Mount Rushmore

Trump wasn't joking when he told South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem he wanted his face on Mount Rushmore, she said. Read more ...