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‘We Are the Guinea Pigs': Hollywood Restarts Its Blockbuster Machine

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

“Jurassic World: Dominion,” filming in England, is a chance for the movie industry to see if it can move past the financial woes caused by the pandemic.
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Seahawks defensive end Darrell Taylor still working back from stress fracture

4 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Second-round pick Darrell Taylor remains sidelined for the Seattle Seahawks on the team's non-football injury list as he tries to recover from a stress fracture in his shin...
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Brenna Connelly Crowned 67th Princess Kay Of The Milky Way

Brenna Connelly Crowned 67th Princess Kay Of The Milky Way

6 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - There is no Minnesota State Fair this summer, but the traditions and royalty will go on. Brenna Connelly was crowned the 67th Princess Kay of the Milky Way...
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EXCLUSIVE: What are risks of rushing a COVID-19 vaccine? Former FDA chief scientist talks transparency, safety

6 hours ago   |   ABC

"Expect the unexpected. When you're starting something new in vaccine development. Things occur," said Dr. Goodman, an infectious disease physician and professor at Georgetown...
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The US reported the highest single-day COVID-19 death toll since mid-May

The US reported the highest single-day COVID-19 death toll since mid-May

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Nearly 1,500 new deaths from COVID-19 were reported on Wednesday in the United States, the highest single-day tally since mid-May, The Washington Post reported . The news comes...
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Boston University graduate students rallying against reopening plan amid coronavirus

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Boston University graduate students who don't want to teach in-person this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic are demanding that BU's administration reverse course before...
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Teens and young adults who vape are 5 to 7 times more likely to get coronavirus, a new study found

Teens and young adults who vape are 5 to 7 times more likely to get coronavirus, a new study found

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Young adults and teenagers are five to seven times more likely to be infected with the coronavirus if they vape, a new study found. Growing evidence shows that regular vaping...
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Shaw counting on family atmosphere to keep students, faculty safe in pandemic

Shaw counting on family atmosphere to keep students, faculty safe in pandemic

9 hours ago   |   WRAL

Shaw University students returned to class Wednesday, and administrators said the school's small size will help keep students and faculty safe from coronavirus.
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Duke researchers say mask study wasn't meant to disparage neck gaiters

Duke researchers say mask study wasn't meant to disparage neck gaiters

9 hours ago   |   WRAL

Duke University research that showed how poorly some face coverings perform wasn't exactly the intent of the study, researchers said Wednesday.
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Quarantines and closures as schools reopen across the U.S

9 hours ago   |   NBC News

Many schools nationwide are already closing down or quarantining students and staff because of the coronavirus. New research from the University of Florida finds that the virus...
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US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

The Iranian navy boarded and briefly seized a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the strategic Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between Tehran and the United States, a... Read more ...

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration wants to change the definition of a showerhead to let more water flow, addressing a pet peeve of the president who complains he isn't... Read more ...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at first event together

In their first public appearance as running mates, Joe Biden lauded Kamala Harris on Wednesday as the child of “America's story” who fought for the working class and was ready... Read more ...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy to death

A 5-year-old boy, Cannon Hinnant, was shot in the head while playing outside his father's home, according to his family. Read more ...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost insurance wouldn't cover

This critical surgery to open Brian's airway and save his voice has been made possible by the generosity of people touched by his story. Read more ...

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

President Donald Trump's campaign is struggling to define Sen. Kamala Harris, Democrat Joe Biden's newly announced running mate, alternating between claims she is too moderate... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is holding a news conference at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris made their first public appearance as running mates on Wednesday at an event in Delaware where they bashed the Trump administration and... Read more ...

NH Primary Source: Doug, Stella Scamman endorse Mayberry for 1st District...

NH Primary Source: Doug, Stella Scamman endorse Mayberry for 1st District U.S. House seat

Republican Matt Mayberry has received the endorsements of influential GOP leaders Doug and Stella Scamman in his bid for the 1st District U.S. House seat. Read more ...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County Sheriff's Office

The sheriff of Marion County is telling his deputies and visitors to the Marion County Sheriff's Office that they are forbidden from wearing face masks. Read more ...