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Coney Island announces reopening plan for 2020 season

Coney Island announces reopening plan for 2020 season

11 minutes ago   |   WLWT

Coney Island Park has announced a reopening plan for its 2020 season with new guest policies to keep everyone safe.
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At least 8 MLB teams pledge more stipends to minor leaguers

At least 8 MLB teams pledge more stipends to minor leaguers

11 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

NEW YORK - At least eight major league franchises have informed minor leaguers they will continue to provide allowances after the May 31 expiration of Major League Baseball's...
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China Tells Citizens To Stockpile Masks For Preparedness

23 minutes ago   |   Forbes

Americans are still instructed not to stockpile masks as the country faces continued shortages.
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New Executive Order To Expose Social Media Companies To More Liability For Content

53 minutes ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Daphne Keller of Stanford's Cyber Policy Center about an executive order that will make social media companies more liable for content posted on...
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U.K.'s Sunak Set to Put More Onus on Employers in Furlough Plan

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak is set to pass some of the burden of supporting furloughed workers onto their employers from August, according to a government...
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Trump Singles Out Twitter Employee for Fact-Checking Tweets

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg   |   4 articles

President Donald Trump called out a single Twitter employee Thursday in a tweet complaining that the platform's decision to fact check his tweets on mail balloting could...
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Transgender sports inclusion violates others' rights, Trump admin says

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

The Education Department decision could force Connecticut to change its trans-inclusive policy to keep federal funding and influence others to do the same.
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Why Cyprus Is Attractive For High New Worth Investor Immigrants

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

Cyprus has the only fast track citizenship by investment program in Europe. The investor and family members are able to travel, work and live anywhere in Europe. Dual...
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It's official: English Premier League sets return date in June

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

The English Premier League, the world's most-watched sports league, set a provisional restart date in June for its coronavirus-interrupted season. In a statement Wednesday, the...
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Trump is effectively inciting harassment of a Twitter employee in response to enforcing its content policies. The company is in an impossible position

Trump is effectively inciting harassment of a Twitter employee in response to enforcing its content policies. The company is in an impossible position

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

Donald Trump is effectively inciting harassment against one of Twitter's employees. Yoel Roth is being targeted after Twitter fact-checked two inaccurate tweets from the...
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1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

Another 2.1 million people filed initial jobless claims last week. Read more ...

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci says a second wave of the novel coronavirus can be avoided if the United States can improve testing and contact tracing. Read more ...

Man who allegedly broke into bank says he did it for a ‘Hot Pocket'

Man who allegedly broke into bank says he did it for a ‘Hot Pocket'

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Most people who break into a bank do it to get their hands on some money. A man in San Diego said he did to get his hands on a Hot Pocket. The man was... Read more ...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs daughter found in dresser

Authorities say a South Carolina woman and her boyfriend have been arrested and accused of killing the woman's disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer. Read more ...

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order Thursday aimed at curbing liability protections for social media companies, two days after he lashed... Read more ...

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

BOSTON - The Boston Marathon has been canceled for the first time in its 124-year history. Read more ...

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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Legal and tech policy experts say Trump's executive order draft cracking...

Legal and tech policy experts say Trump's executive order draft cracking down on social media companies is dead on arrival

President Donald Trump is set to sign an executive order seeking to crack down on social media companies after Twitter took the rare step this week of adding fact-checking... Read more ...

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Add the Boston Marathon to the list of sporting events canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. After being postponed from April 20 and moved to Sept. 14, the race was called... Read more ...

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

The president had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering, but he alone can't do that. Read more ...