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Children and delta: What parents need to know

Children and delta: What parents need to know

1 hour ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

With a majority of American adults now vaccinated, attention is turning to the nation's children. Is the delta variant more dangerous for the young than previous COVID strains?...
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Dodgers' trade for Max Scherzer and Trea Turner is complete

8 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The Dodgers finalize a deal that will bring them Cy Young winner Max Scherzer and All-Star shortstop Trea Turner from the Washington Nationals.
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Simone Biles withdraws from vault and uneven bars at Tokyo Olympics

8 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   2 articles

Simone Biles, who withdrew from the team and all-around gymnastics finals, will not compete in two apparatus events at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday.
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Simone Biles withdraws from all-around competition at Tokyo Summer Games

12 hours ago   |   ABC

The decision comes a day after Biles removed herself from the team final following one rotation because she felt she wasn't mentally ready.
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Disney and Walmart announce vaccine mandates for certain employees

Disney and Walmart announce vaccine mandates for certain employees

12 hours ago   |   KMBC

Disney is requiring all its salaried and non-union hourly employees in the U.S. to be vaccinated. Walmart, the nation's largest retailer, said all its U.S.-based corporate...
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Simone Biles Withdraws From 2 More Olympic Events

12 hours ago   |   Forbes

Biles abruptly pulled out of the women's all-around and team competitions earlier this week, citing mental health concerns.
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The 5 Best New TV Shows Our Critic Watched in July 2021

12 hours ago   |   Time

July marks the high point of the summer season, and television has noticed. Along with the sparse, anticlimactic but occasionally transcendent Tokyo Olympics, the past month's...
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Simone Biles Pulls Out of Olympic Vault and Uneven Bars Finals

12 hours ago   |   Time

Simone Biles has withdrawn from the event finals for vault and uneven bars at the Tokyo Olympics. USA Gymnastics announced the news in a statement on July 31, adding that Biles...
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INTERVIEW: Joe Manchin says he's 'very much concerned' about inflation and the national debt. He's not committing to Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending plan yet

INTERVIEW: Joe Manchin says he's 'very much concerned' about inflation and the national debt. He's not committing to Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending plan yet

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia says he hasn't decided whether to back the $3.5 trillion price tag of a planned Democratic-only spending package, a...
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Biden nominates Gold Star father Khizr Khan to US Commission on International Religious Freedom

Biden nominates Gold Star father Khizr Khan to US Commission on International Religious Freedom

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Biden announced on Friday that he was appointing of Khizr Khan -- a lawyer and Gold Star parent -- to serve on the US Commission on...
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...