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Election Updates: What's at Stake for Biden in the V.P. Announcement?

38 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Joe Biden may pick his running mate as soon as today. In a Minnesota primary, Ilhan Omar faces a stiff challenge, while in Georgia, a QAnon supporter has a shot at a House seat.
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Rep. Omar up against surprisingly well-funded challenger in Democratic primary

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

The Squad member's opponent has portrayed her as out of touch with the Minneapolis-area district.
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The Revolt of the Republican Strategists

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

What the Trump era has revealed about the people who used to run Republican campaigns.
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U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar faces primary challenge on Tuesday

3 hours ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar, one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress and no stranger to criticism from across the aisle, faces a challenge from fellow...
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Ilhan Omar faces toughest Squad primary test

Ilhan Omar faces toughest Squad primary test

3 hours ago   |   Politico

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez survived her primary. Rashida Tlaib did, too. Now it's Ilhan Omar's turn on Tuesday - and the Minnesota congresswoman faces the stiffest challenge of...
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Challenge To Minnesota Rep. Omar Tops 5 Races To Watch Tuesday

Challenge To Minnesota Rep. Omar Tops 5 Races To Watch Tuesday

3 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The first-term progressive has a well-funded challenger. Also Tuesday there are two runoffs in Georgia with controversial conservative candidates. (Image credit: Stephen...
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Challenge To Minnesota Rep. Omar Tops 5 Races To Watch Tuesday

Challenge To Minnesota Rep. Omar Tops 5 Races To Watch Tuesday

3 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The first-term progressive has a well-funded challenger. Also Tuesday there are two runoffs in Georgia with controversial conservative candidates. (Image credit: Stephen...
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J.A. Happ's struggles may not be only reason for Yankees skipping start

J.A. Happ's struggles may not be only reason for Yankees skipping start

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

With Jordan Montgomery and Masahiro Tanaka starting Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively, against the Braves at Yankee Stadium and Gerrit Cole likely to face the Red Sox on...
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Red Sox blow early 3-run lead, come up short against Rays

Red Sox blow early 3-run lead, come up short against Rays

8 hours ago   |   WCVB   |   2 articles

On a positive note, J.D. Martinez hit a solo shot for his first home run of the season, while Jonathan Araúz collected his first major league hit.
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NBA's Top Stats, Best Highlights, Updated Playoff Picture from Aug. 10 Results

8 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Jimmy Butler authored the latest chapter in the rivalry between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers. Butler shut down T.J. Warren, who up until Monday night was the hottest...
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New Zealand reinstates coronavirus restrictions after first...

New Zealand reinstates coronavirus restrictions after first locally-transmitted case in 102 days

New Zealand has reintroduced coronavirus restrictions in parts of the country after new locally transmitted cases broke the 102-day streak the country had gone without... Read more ...

Russia registers coronavirus vaccine, Putin says daughter already inoculated

Russia registers coronavirus vaccine, Putin says daughter already inoculated

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin says that a coronavirus vaccine developed in the country has been registered for use and one of his daughters has already been... Read more ...

Here's how long you can really eat leftovers without getting sick

Here's how long you can really eat leftovers without getting sick

If you've got a mound of leftovers and you're sick of eating them as-is, try converting just about any of it into a creative work-week lunch. Read more ...

Incredible video shows great white shark near boat off Florida coast

Incredible video shows great white shark near boat off Florida coast

Captain Kyle Rosenblatt says he's seen hammerheads and tiger sharks many times, but this is the first time he's ever seen a great white shark. Read more ...

In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

Monday brought no new talks between Trump's team and negotiators on Capitol Hill as the president tries a go-it-alone strategy meant to circumvent the legislative standoff. Read more ...

Putin says Russia's first Covid-19 vaccine receives approval from health...

Putin says Russia's first Covid-19 vaccine receives approval from health ministry, his daughter was vaccinated

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Trump briefing halted by Secret Service after shots fired near White House

Trump briefing halted by Secret Service after shots fired near White House

WASHINGTON - Secret Service agents abruptly halted President Trump's coronavirus briefing on Monday after an armed suspect was shot outside the White House. The president was... Read more ...

Putin says Russia has approved coronavirus vaccine, one of his daughters has...

Putin says Russia has approved coronavirus vaccine, one of his daughters has received it

MOSCOW - Russia on Tuesday became the first country to officially register a coronavirus vaccine and declare it ready for use, despite international skepticism. President... Read more ...

Derecho with 100 mph winds moving across the Midwest

Derecho with 100 mph winds moving across the Midwest

A derecho is a widespread, long-lived wind storm associated with a band of rapidly moving showers or thunderstorms. Read more ...

Amazon may take over old JCPenneys and Sears to try and speed up deliveries

Amazon may take over old JCPenneys and Sears to try and speed up deliveries

Amazon may replace closed department stores at struggling malls. Read more ...