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Coronavirus Live Updates: States Look at Returning to Lockdown

4 minutes ago   |   NY Times

On Monday, California, Florida and Texas recorded at least 30,000 new cases, 18 percent of the global total. Britain is set to require the wearing of masks in shops and...
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Wall Street: forget Q2 results, and instead pay attention to this

Wall Street: forget Q2 results, and instead pay attention to this

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

This is the web version of the Bull Sheet, Fortune's no-BS daily newsletter on the markets. Sign up to receive it in your inbox here . Good morning. Asia and Europe are awash...
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Warren, Pressley demand action from HHS on coronavirus' impact on minority communities

Warren, Pressley demand action from HHS on coronavirus' impact on minority communities

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Ayanna Pressley issued a letter to the Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Tuesday requesting a report...
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Ridgecrest earthquakes increased chance of large San Andreas temblor, study suggests

2 hours ago   |   ABC

A new study suggests the earthquakes in Ridgecrest last year may have increased the chances of a large earthquake on the San Andreas Fault.
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As Trump pressures schools to reopen, California's 2 largest school districts say they're going to start online only in the fall

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Los Angeles and San Diego unified school systems said they'll be starting the fall semester off online in a joint statement. The announcement comes after President Donald...
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Need to apply for unemployment again? Reopen existing claim, expert says

Need to apply for unemployment again? Reopen existing claim, expert says

3 hours ago   |   KCRA

As businesses are forced to close after California rolled back novel coronavirus reopening plans, many employees who recently returned to work may be left without a job - again.
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3 things small business owners need to know about COVID-19 help

3 things small business owners need to know about COVID-19 help

4 hours ago   |   KCRA   |   2 articles

Gov. Gavin Newsom rolled back plans on Monday to reopen California due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases. The announcement will have a huge impact on small business...
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'We're back to square one': Gyms, nail and hair salons forced to close 48-hrs after reopening in Santa Clara County

4 hours ago   |   ABC

'One minute you can open, one minute you can't': On the same day gyms, and nail and hair salons were able to reopen to customers across Santa Clara County, those small business...
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'Real sad moment': East Bay businesses react to Newsom's new order forcing them to re-close

4 hours ago   |   ABC

"I think it's pretty essential especially with what we do we've taken all the protocols we're safer than most grocery stores that you go in so I don't quite get it."
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Masks for kids? Schools confront the politics of reopening

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

On one side are parents saying, let kids be kids. They object to masks and social distancing in classrooms this fall - arguing both could hurt their children's well-being - and...
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Obituary: Grant Imahara / Host of 'Mythbusters' and 'White Rabbit Project'...

Obituary: Grant Imahara / Host of 'Mythbusters' and 'White Rabbit Project' has died

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California closes churches, gyms, indoor dining, bars as COVID-19 cases spike

California closes churches, gyms, indoor dining, bars as COVID-19 cases spike

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday rolled back much of the reopening of his state, closing bars and indoor dining statewide and also ordered gyms, churches and hair salons... Read more ...

Body found in search of lake for 'Glee' actress Naya Rivera

Body found in search of lake for 'Glee' actress Naya Rivera

The body was discovered five days after the 33-year-old disappeared on Lake Piru, where her son was found alone on July 8 a few hours later on a boat the two had rented. Read more ...

U.S. Hardens Stance on Beijing's Activities in South China Sea

U.S. Hardens Stance on Beijing's Activities in South China Sea

Before yesterday's announcement, the United States has preferred to have its warships do the talking. Read more ...

US Supreme Court clears way for execution of federal prisoner, 1st in 17 years

US Supreme Court clears way for execution of federal prisoner, 1st in 17 years

After a day's reprieve, the Supreme Court has cleared the way for the first US federal executions in 17 years to proceed as planned, overturning a federal judge's order. Four... Read more ...

Parent company of women's clothing retailer New York & Co. files for bankruptcy

Parent company of women's clothing retailer New York & Co. files for bankruptcy

In a release Monday, the company said it "expects to close a significant portion, if not all, of its brick-and-mortar stores" after liquidation sales are complete. Read more ...

Miso's kitchen robots will slide into White Castle restaurants this year

Miso's kitchen robots will slide into White Castle restaurants this year

Startup Miso Robotics is teaming up with White Castle to deploy its food prep robots in fast-food kitchens later this year. Read more ...

Judge blocks federal executions; administration appeals

Judge blocks federal executions; administration appeals

A U.S. district judge on Monday ordered a new delay in federal executions, hours before the first lethal injection was scheduled to be carried out at a federal prison in Indiana. Read more ...

WNBA MVP Delle Donne says league denied her medical waiver

WNBA MVP Delle Donne says league denied her medical waiver

NEW YORK - Elena Delle Donne's request to be medically excused from the WNBA season was denied, according to the league's reigning MVP. Read more ...

Legal tech startup Orbital Witness raises $4 million in a funding round...

Legal tech startup Orbital Witness raises $4 million in a funding round backed by Seedcamp and LocalGlobe

Orbital Witness, a legal tech startup based in London, just raised $4 million in a funding round backed by Seedcamp and LocalGlobe. The firm uses machine learning to speed up... Read more ...