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What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

3 minutes ago   |   WGAL

What, really, is essential? It's a question countries across the world are asking, and their answers are telling.
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The voice of the first talking G.I. Joe action figure is a true American hero

The voice of the first talking G.I. Joe action figure is a true American hero

7 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Bill Corsair is the voice of the first talking G.I. Joe doll, a SAG award winner and a Guinness World Record holder. But the title that the Manhattanite is proudest of: Army...
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The Latest: Clemson QB Lawrence restarts virus fundraising

The Latest: Clemson QB Lawrence restarts virus fundraising

9 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:
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Is it safe to give birth here? COVID-19 a worry for expecting parents

9 minutes ago   |   Times Union

Birth plans across the Capital Region and world are being upended as expectant parents wonder whether it's safe to birth in hospitals, where fear of coronavirus exposure and...
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Fleetwood hopes Ryder Cup provides a ‘light'

19 minutes ago   |   National Post

England's Tommy Fleetwood not only thinks the major tournaments will get precedence when golf returns, he believes the Ryder Cup could play a significant role as the world...
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Like the rest of us, Celtics' coach Brad Stevens trying to adjust to disrupted life

21 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

"We're like the rest of the world, you know that basketball is taking a far back seat."
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U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

By KAT STAFFORD and MARTHA IRVINE DETROIT - As the United States led the world with confirmed coronavirus cases, cities such as Detroit, Chicago and New Orleans grew as...
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World boxing champ Billy Joe Saunders apologizes after video shows him 'teaching men how to hit women during lockdown'

World boxing champ Billy Joe Saunders apologizes after video shows him 'teaching men how to hit women during lockdown'

1 hour ago   |   RT

British world boxing champion Billy Joe Saunders has apologized after footage emerged appearing to show him teaching men how to hit their female partners if tensions flare in...
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WHO Must Push For Lower Speed Limits To Ease Pressure On Virus-Impacted Hospitals, Urge Experts

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

Medics and other experts are calling on the World Health Organization to recommend that national governments should lower speed limits on their roads as a means of reducing...
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The week that was: Stories from the coronavirus saga

2 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Yet again, just as it did the week before, as the coronavirus marched across the world. No corner of the planet was safe, it seemed: If the virus itself wasn't upending lives...
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Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and...

Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

President Trump on Saturday told reporters at a press gaggle he was considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and "certain parts of Connecticut." The state of... Read more ...

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: Read more ...

Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

President Donald Trump said his administration could announce a large-scale two-week quarantine of New York and the surrounding area later Saturday. “We'd like to see New York... Read more ...

Spain tightens lockdown as coronavirus death toll spikes

Spain tightens lockdown as coronavirus death toll spikes

All non-essential workplaces in Spain will close for two weeks to try to curb the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez said Saturday after the country's... Read more ...

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Former US Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick as he railed against federal earmarks and subsidies for the... Read more ...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises, officials say

More than 2,300 people have confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Georgia, according to a daily report published by the Department of Public Health Saturday. Read more ...

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada will ban travelers showing any symptoms associated with Covid-19 from domestic flights and trains beginning Monday at noon, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced... Read more ...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases blasts past 50,000

The death toll from the Covid-19 infection in New York increased by 209 on Saturday while the number of people infected with the virus in the state climbed by over 7,000 to... Read more ...

Former Sen. Tom Coburn dies after years-long cancer battle

Former Sen. Tom Coburn dies after years-long cancer battle

Former Senator Tom Coburn, R-Okla., has died after a years-long fight with prostate cancer, Fox News confirmed Saturday. Coburn, who retired from the Senate in 2015 amid... Read more ...