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Facebook Will Urge Voting by Mail as Trump Attacks Method

9 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The voter information hub, on Facebook and Instagram, will feature prompts to vote and reminders of key election deadlines.
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US oil production to fall more than expected this year

US oil production to fall more than expected this year

19 minutes ago   |   RT

US crude oil production will drop by an average of 990,000 barrels per day, according to the Energy Information Administration, for an average of 11.26 million bpd. That is a...
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Bhutan Imposes Coronavirus Lockdown for the First Time

43 minutes ago   |   Time

The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan has imposed its first nationwide lockdown due to a virus infection in a returning traveler who had been released from quarantine. The government...
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Russia's coronavirus cases surpass 907,000

45 minutes ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Russia reported 5,057 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday, bringing its nationwide tally to 907,758, the fourth largest caseload in the world.
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New Zealand scrambles to contain coronavirus resurgence as it heads toward election

1 hour ago   |   National Post

WELLINGTON - New Zealand was scrambling to trace the source of its first coronavirus outbreak in more than three months, reporting 13 new community infections on Thursday...
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Voting focus could be legacy for latest wave of NBA activism

Voting focus could be legacy for latest wave of NBA activism

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

NBA players are building on the framework of Colin Kaepernick's protests during the national anthem that helped raise awareness about police brutality, efforts that have...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. The Trump administration is asking a court to...
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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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How Sacramento County spent federal COVID-19 relief funds

How Sacramento County spent federal COVID-19 relief funds

1 hour ago   |   KCRA

New numbers released Tuesday revealed Sacramento County used the lion's share of the federal novel coronavirus relief funds to pay for salaries and benefits of employees from...
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Ukraine records record high 1,592 coronavirus cases -security council

1 hour ago   |   National Post

KYIV - Ukraine recorded a record daily jump of 1,592 coronavirus cases on Wednesday, the national council of security and defense said on Thursday.
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Mom of 5-year-old allegedly killed by neighbor says suspect will ‘rot in hell'

Mom of 5-year-old allegedly killed by neighbor says suspect will ‘rot in hell'

The mother of a 5-year-old North Carolina boy shot dead while riding his bicycle outside his home vowed to get justice for her son, saying his accused killer will “rot in... 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 ...

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 ...

'Keep on marching': Biden & Harris stick to ‘stop Trump' message in first...

'Keep on marching': Biden & Harris stick to ‘stop Trump' message in first public appearance together

Joe Biden has made his first joint appearance with running mate Kamala Harris, centering focus on the need to give the boot to Donald Trump while touting the California senator... 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 ...

Biden, Harris to make unusual campaign debut in virus era

Biden, Harris to make unusual campaign debut in virus era

Joe Biden is making his first appearance with newly chosen running mate Kamala Harris on Wednesday. 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 ...

Kamala Harris Makes Emotional Tribute To Her Friend Beau Biden

Kamala Harris Makes Emotional Tribute To Her Friend Beau Biden

Joe Biden's running mate was close friends with his eldest son, who died in 2015. Read more ...