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ON D-DAY ANNIVERSARY, FEW TO MOURN THE DEAD IN NORMANDY

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France - At least the dead will always be there.

JOBLESS RATE EXPECTED TO HIT 20% IN TODAY'S REPORT

WASHINGTON - America's workers likely suffered another devastating blow in May, with millions more jobs lost to the viral pandemic...

 
 
 

NYC CALMER, VIDEO SHOWS BUFFALO POLICE PUSHING OLDER PROTESTER TO GROUND

NEW YORK - The latest night of protests in New York City sparked by the death of George Floyd at the hands of police was markedly calmer,...

Watch now: Cyclist attacks group hanging Black Lives Matter flyers

WATCH NOW: CYCLIST ATTACKS GROUP HANGING BLACK LIVES MATTER FLYERS

 
 
 
March for Justice rally attracts 1,800 to UA, protests end in face-to-face talk with Tucson police

MARCH FOR JUSTICE RALLY ATTRACTS 1,800 TO UA, PROTESTS END IN FACE-TO-FACE TALK WITH TUCSON POLICE

Nearly 2,000 people gathered at the University of Arizona for a rally against police brutality. Many attendees also participated in...

Dating with distance during the coronavirus pandemic

DATING WITH DISTANCE DURING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Nothing is certain in the world of dating. But for Poornima Ravishankar, a lawyer from northern New Jersey, the coronavirus pandemic...

 
 
 

OBAMA STEPS OUT AS NATION CONFRONTS CONFLUENCE OF CRISES

WASHINGTON - Former President Barack Obama is taking on an increasingly public role as the nation confronts a confluence of historic...

PROTESTS TURN SUBDUED AFTER NEW CHARGES IN FLOYD CASE

MINNEAPOLIS - Demonstrations in cities across the U.S. to condemn racism and police abuses remained large but turned notably more subdued...

 
 
 
Your daily 6: Military at odds with Trump over protests, virus resurgence worries and backlash for Brees

YOUR DAILY 6: MILITARY AT ODDS WITH TRUMP OVER PROTESTS, VIRUS RESURGENCE WORRIES AND BACKLASH FOR BREES

Also in the news Thursday: Obama speaks out, protests subdued after more charges in Floyd case and dating means distance during pandemic.

NFL coach says he sees no racism in the league

NFL COACH SAYS HE SEES NO RACISM IN THE LEAGUE

Denver Broncos head coach Vic Fangio told reporters Tuesday he doesn't believe racism and discrimination are issues in the NFL.

 
 
 

VOTERS DUMP IOWA CONGRESSMAN AND LONG LIST OF INSENSITIVE REMARKS

DES MOINES, Iowa - Republicans in northwest Iowa ousted Rep. Steve King in Tuesday's primary, deciding they've had enough of the conservative...

US SHOULD HAVE 'COUPLE HUNDRED MILLION' DOES OF VIRUS VACCINE BY START OF 2021, FAUCI SAYS

The US should have 100 million doses of one candidate Covid-19 vaccine by the end of the year, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the...

 
 
 
Crash kills brothers, ages 6 and 7

CRASH KILLS BROTHERS, AGES 6 AND 7

Two boys, ages 6 and 7, were killed on Friday, May 29 in a crash in Jackson County, Mo. They had taken their grandparents' car out...

Your daily 6: Protests more peaceful, virus vaccine moves forward and King dethroned in Iowa

YOUR DAILY 6: PROTESTS MORE PEACEFUL, VIRUS VACCINE MOVES FORWARD AND KING DETHRONED IN IOWA

Also in the news Wednesday: NFL coach says no racism in league and brothers, 6 and 7, killed when taking grandparents' care for ride.

 
 
 
Photos: Tucsonans hold a candlelight vigil honoring George Floyd

PHOTOS: TUCSONANS HOLD A CANDLELIGHT VIGIL HONORING GEORGE FLOYD

Hundrends of Tucsonans gathered at The Dunbar Pavilion: An African American Arts & Culture Center, 325 W. 2nd St., in Tucson, Ariz....

TRUMP SEEN AS THUG OR HERO, DEPENDING ON WHAT NETWORK YOU WATCH

NEW YORK - It was a split screen for the ages on MSNBC Monday: on the left side, President Donald Trump talking about restoring law...

 
 
 

GOVERNORS RIP TRUMP'S RESPONSE TO PROTESTS

Governors from both parties on Monday blasted President Donald Trump's call to send in the military an dhis response to nationwide...

CORONAVIRUS EXPERT FAUCI HASN'T TALKED TO PRESIDENT IN TWO WEEKS

Dr. Anthony Fauci, one of the most prominent members of the White House coronavirus task force, said on Monday that he has not spoken...

 
 
 

WORLD OUTRAGE GROWS AT FLOYD'S DEATH; EU 'SHOCKED, APPALLED'

BRUSSELS - World outrage at George Floyd's death in the U.S. was growing Tuesday as the European Union's top diplomat said the bloc...

SHOWDOWN: 'LAW-AND-ORDER' PRESIDENT VS. PROTESTERS

WASHINGTON - Hours after a carefully orchestrated declaration by President Donald Trump to send out the military and "dominate the...

 
 
 



Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social...

Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social justice effort

"Black lives matter," Jordan and his brand said in a statement. Read more ...

Joe Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination

Joe Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination

Joe Biden pulled together the 1,991 delegates needed to become the nominee after seven states and the District of Columbia held presidential primaries Tuesday. Read more ...

Joe Biden Just Clinched the Nomination

Joe Biden Just Clinched the Nomination

After primaries and caucuses in 42 states and the District of Columbia, Joe Biden won the last few delegates needed to clinch the Democratic nomination for president late... Read more ...

Dallas Police Adopts 'Duty To Intervene' Policy To Prevent Abuse

Dallas Police Adopts 'Duty To Intervene' Policy To Prevent Abuse

The rule requires police to act to prevent officers from using excessive force. The order comes after widespread outrage over the killing of George Floyd while being restrained... Read more ...

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

“The section of 16th street in front of the White House is now officially ‘Black Lives Matter Plaza,'” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted. Read more ...

CDC survey: Some Americans have gargled with bleach amid risky cleaning...

CDC survey: Some Americans have gargled with bleach amid risky cleaning behaviors during pandemic

About a third of Americans surveyed by the CDC have used some kind of risky cleaning practice to stop the spread of COVID-19. Read more ...

From Murals To Tweets: The Global South Shows Solidarity With George Floyd...

From Murals To Tweets: The Global South Shows Solidarity With George Floyd Protests

Whether by painting murals, tweeting or taking to the streets, people in countries struggling with conflict, poverty and other crises are showing support for the Black Lives... Read more ...

NBA's Disney restart plan gets players association approval

NBA's Disney restart plan gets players association approval

The 2019-20 NBA season will get its long-awaited conclusion. The National Basketball Players Association approved the NBA's 22-team format in a call with its board and... Read more ...

Marine Corps officially bans Confederate battle flag on military bases...

Marine Corps officially bans Confederate battle flag on military bases - including on bumper stickers and coffee mugs

The US Marine Corps has officially banned the Confederate battle flag from both public and work spaces on its military bases - including its display on vehicle bumper stickers... Read more ...

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

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