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Nation's top doc urges people to prepare for ‘Pearl Harbor' moment this week as coronavirus toll passes 9,000 deaths

2 monthes ago   |   By NY Daily News

The U.S. surgeon general told Americans to brace themselves for a horrifying continuation of the coronavirus outbreak, saying “This is going to be our Pearl Harbor, our 9/11 moment.” Speaking as the nationwide toll of coronavirus cases surged past 300,000 with more than 9,000 deaths, Vice Admiral...
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White House To Hold Coronavirus Briefing, As U.S. Death Toll Nears 10,000

White House To Hold Coronavirus Briefing, As U.S. Death Toll Nears 10,000

2 monthes ago   |   By NPR

"This is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans' lives, quite frankly," the U.S. surgeon general warned.
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UFC star Conor McGregor: I'm retiring from fighting

UFC star Conor McGregor: I'm retiring from fighting

Conor McGregor, who is considered the biggest star in UFC history, posted on Twitter late Saturday night that he's retiring from the Octagon. The announcement, which came after... Read more ...

Amanda Nunes makes history in dominant UFC title defense

Amanda Nunes makes history in dominant UFC title defense

LAS VEGAS - Amanda Nunes became the first UFC fighter to defend a championship belt while holding titles in two weight classes Saturday night, earning a dominant unanimous... Read more ...

Virus exposes sharp economic divide: College vs. non-college

Virus exposes sharp economic divide: College vs. non-college

The damage inflicted on the job market since February has highlighted a widening line of inequality based on education. Read more ...

Scott Dixon wins again at Texas in IndyCar's delayed season opener

Scott Dixon wins again at Texas in IndyCar's delayed season opener

FORT WORTH, Texas - IndyCar packed every bit of its delayed season-opening event into one long, hot day in Texas without any fans in the stands. Scott Dixon was the fastest for... Read more ...

Thousands of mourners assemble outside George Floyd's private funeral

Thousands of mourners assemble outside George Floyd's private funeral

Saturday's 3 p.m. funeral for George Floyd will be a private, friends and family service at a North Carolina conference center - but mourners numbering in the thousands have... Read more ...

From DC to San Francisco: Massive crowds gather in major cities to protest...

From DC to San Francisco: Massive crowds gather in major cities to protest the death of George Floyd

Thousands of protesters flooded the main streets, squares and bridges in nationwide protest over the death of George Floyd, leading some to question whether a second wave of... Read more ...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after another night of protests

The remembrance of George Floyd's life in the state he was born follows a night of de-escalation for protests in many cities across the U.S. Read more ...

57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for...

57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for allegedly shoving man to ground

Fifty-seven police officers in Buffalo, New York, have resigned from the force's emergency response team following the suspension of two officers who allegedly pushed a... Read more ...

Prosecutors: 2 Buffalo police officers charged with assault

Prosecutors: 2 Buffalo police officers charged with assault

Prosecutors say two Buffalo police officers have been charged with assault after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester. Read more ...

Local protests over death of George Floyd continue to draw hundreds

Local protests over death of George Floyd continue to draw hundreds

Demonstrators continued to gather and march peacefully throughout Saturday afternoon. Read more ...