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Barstool Sports could drive 'rapid share gains' for Penn National Gaming and help drive the stock 20% higher, according to Goldman Sachs

Barstool Sports could drive 'rapid share gains' for Penn National Gaming and help drive the stock 20% higher, according to Goldman Sachs

49 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

David Portnoy's Barstool Sports could drive "rapid share gains" for Penn National Gaming and help drive shares 20% higher from Wednesday's close, according to Goldman...
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Coronavirus latest: 104,248 cases in Ohio; 36,945 in Kentucky; 77,565 in Indiana

Coronavirus latest: 104,248 cases in Ohio; 36,945 in Kentucky; 77,565 in Indiana

53 minutes ago   |   WLWT

The COVID-19 outbreak is continuing to change everyday life for millions of Americans. Leaders across the county, including the Tri-State area, are implementing measures to...
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Penn State reverses course, plans to provide modified COVID-19 agreement for students

55 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call

Some had criticized the university for forcing students to "assume any and all risk" of contracting the virus, which they said amounted to a liability waiver.
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NCAA says March Madness will happen in 2021

NCAA says March Madness will happen in 2021

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

The future is uncertain. The state of the pandemic may not be any better come March. Still, NCAA senior vice president of basketball Dan Gavitt has declared that COVID-19 will...
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CDC warns US faces ‘worst fall' ever if Americans ignore COVID-19 guidelines

CDC warns US faces ‘worst fall' ever if Americans ignore COVID-19 guidelines

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

A top CDC official has warned that the US must brace for the “worst fall” ever in the history of public health disasters if Americans don't follow coronavirus guidelines. “For...
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Brazil not yet ready to buy Russia vaccine, says health minister

1 hour ago   |   National Post

SAO PAULO - Brazil will require more information and talks before it commits to buying the Russian COVID-19 vaccine, which is at a very early stage, the country's acting health...
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No in-person fall convocation this year at York, Ryerson, U of T, Seneca

1 hour ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Four Toronto post-secondary institutions have decided not to hold in-person convocation ceremonies this fall due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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NYC death toll from COVID-19 was similar to 1918 flu

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

The surge of death seen in the early months of the pandemic in New York City shared similarities with one seen more than a century ago.
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Coronavirus In Minnesota: COVID-19 Cases Rise By 697; 7 Additional Deaths Reported

1 hour ago   |   CBS   |   3 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota health officials reported 697 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday and seven additional deaths. The Minnesota Department of Health says the state's total...
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Kroger is trying to fix one of Americans' biggest complaints about COVID-19 tests, as people wait weeks for results

Kroger is trying to fix one of Americans' biggest complaints about COVID-19 tests, as people wait weeks for results

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Kroger has developed an at-home COVID-19 testing kit that uses a nasal swab. The test delivers results within 24-48 hours, solving for one of Americans' biggest complaints...
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LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

AMC theaters, 5 in KC area, to reopen next week with 15-cent movie tickets

AMC theaters, 5 in KC area, to reopen next week with 15-cent movie tickets

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US workers file under a million jobless claims for first time since March

US workers file under a million jobless claims for first time since March

Some 963,000 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as new jobless claims fell below 1 million for the first time since March. Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay annexing of Palestinian land

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U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

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Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe Biden ousts Trump in November, her longtime allies could land White House jobs or other key roles

Political stock in Kamala Harris' orbit soared when Joe Biden picked the California senator as his running mate. A former 2020 presidential candidate herself and a relative... Read more ...

Bail set for former police union head accused of abusing child

Bail set for former police union head accused of abusing child

A former president of the Boston Police Union was charged with sexually abusing a child. Read more ...

2020 Fantasy Football QB Rankings: Can anyone battle Lamar Jackson, Patrick...

2020 Fantasy Football QB Rankings: Can anyone battle Lamar Jackson, Patrick Mahomes for top quarterback spots?

There isn't much debate over the top two quarterbacks in fantasy football, but plenty of studs and sleepers have cases to be in the top 10. See our full list of 2020 fantasy QB... Read more ...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

Another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Department of Labor said. Read more ...