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Federal agency to reopen 53 Native American schools despite coronavirus fears

6 minutes ago   |   NBC News

"Life is what is important right now. I wouldn't take that risk. I just wouldn't," one Bureau of Indian Education educator told the agency in mid-July.
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China to Sanction U.S. Officials in Retaliation Over Hong Kong

22 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

China will sanction 11 Americans in retaliation for similar measures imposed by the Trump administration on Friday, according to Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian.
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At least one killed, dozens injured in Belarus clashes after election: human rights group

2 hours ago   |   National Post

MINSK - At least one person was killed after being knocked over by a police prisoner van and dozens were injured in clashes between police and protesters after the Belarus...
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Louisville protester calls out LMPD officials over statements regarding Saturday demonstrations

Louisville protester calls out LMPD officials over statements regarding Saturday demonstrations

4 hours ago   |   WLKY

"If you go down to 4th Street right now you can still have your lunch. You can still have your drinks."
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Advocacy groups celebrate voting rights being restored to Iowans with felonies

Advocacy groups celebrate voting rights being restored to Iowans with felonies

5 hours ago   |   KCCI

Organizations and community members came together Sunday to celebrate and get people registered to vote.
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Tiger Woods accepting mediocrity at PGA Championship doesn't feel right

Tiger Woods accepting mediocrity at PGA Championship doesn't feel right

5 hours ago   |   New York Post


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How A Minnesota Farmer's Experiment With Sunflowers Led To A Thriving Microwave Popcorn Brand

5 hours ago   |   CBS

PEIRZ, Minnesota - Our neighbors to the west, the Dakotas, are known for their colorful sunflower crops. But the flowers have been popping up in the Land of Ten Thousand Lakes...
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Opinion: Corruption is Not A Second Amendment Right

8 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

The law was not kind to corrupt people this week. The DC Circuit sided with congressional oversight when it said the House could sue Don McGahn if he didn't comply with a...
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Wilson's game-winner nudges Aces past Liberty

8 hours ago   |   National Post

A'ja Wilson scored on a short jumper from the right side of the lane with 6.9 seconds remaining and the Las Vegas Aces, who led for only the second time in the game, escaped...
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Close Up: Auditors prepare as those with felonies have been given voting rights

Close Up: Auditors prepare as those with felonies have been given voting rights

9 hours ago   |   KCCI

KCCI spoke to Roxanna Moritz, with the Iowa State Association of County Auditors, about the change.
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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

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

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

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...

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 ...