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Ilhan Omar Defeats Well-Funded Challenger in House Primary

21 minutes ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge Tuesday from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an issue of her national celebrity, the latest...
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Shares mostly lower in Asia after retreat on Wall Street

21 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By ELAINE KURTENBACH Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday after Wall Street pumped the brakes on its recent rally. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 index edged higher while the...
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Newcomers boosting NYC's real estate market amid COVID-19

Newcomers boosting NYC's real estate market amid COVID-19

25 minutes ago   |   New York Post

"The fact that we were in the middle of the crisis just meant additional logistics we had to take care of. It didn't color our excitement," one couple told
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Amazon's ruthless business model meets Sweden's labor unions

Amazon's ruthless business model meets Sweden's labor unions

37 minutes ago   |   Politico

It's Sweden's storied worker protections and climate-conscious citizens welcoming Amazon's ruthless drive for low prices. What could go wrong? Stockholm is preparing for a...
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Some Central Florida schools adopt emergency face mask policy

Some Central Florida schools adopt emergency face mask policy

1 hour ago   |   WESH

Seminole and Brevard County both approved mask policies.
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To the Din of Drums and Horns, Thousands Seek Netanyahu's Ouster

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

Criminal charges didn't do it. Neither did election machinations that kept the country in limbo for over a year, nor policies that divided a nation.
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New Peru Cabinet Wins Confidence Vote Over Pandemic Strategy

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

Peru's new cabinet chief won a vote of confidence in Congress after presenting a pandemic strategy to lawmakers that put containing the virus ahead of reactivating the economy.
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Minnesota's Ilhan Omar Wins Democratic Primary, Defeating Well-Funded Rival

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

Minneapolis - Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota on Tuesday survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an issue of her national...
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America Must Rediscover Main Street Capitalism

2 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Evidence suggests that a feeling of economic humiliation, which manifests as fear and a politics devoid of empathy, is at the core of our divisions.
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Health disparities among former NFL players

3 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Among former NFL players, Black, Hawaiian, and athletes from other racial backgrounds report worse physical, mental health outcomes than white players. The widest health gaps...
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LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Kamala Harris and Joe Biden beefs: Two times the running mates clashed

Kamala Harris and Joe Biden beefs: Two times the running mates clashed

Nobody knows better than Joe Biden that his veep pick Kamala Harris can be a pit bull - she regularly went after him while still vying for the top spot on the Democratic... Read more ...

Biden picks Kamala Harris as VP nominee

Biden picks Kamala Harris as VP nominee

Joe Biden has selected Sen. Kamala Harris to be his running mate, elevating a charismatic blue-state senator, former prosecutor and onetime 2020 primary rival who has built a... Read more ...

The world's last Blockbuster store is available to rent on Airbnb for the...

The world's last Blockbuster store is available to rent on Airbnb for the ultimate '90s sleepover

Best of all, since a movie rental costs $3.99, the stay will only cost $4 a night. It's only available for three one-night stays in September. Read more ...

Biden selects California Sen. Kamala Harris as running mate

Biden selects California Sen. Kamala Harris as running mate

Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday, making history by selecting the first Black woman to compete on a major party's presidential ticket. Read more ...

Big Ten postpones all fall athletics to the spring due to coronavirus

Big Ten postpones all fall athletics to the spring due to coronavirus

Officials in the Big Ten decided Tuesday to postpone their fall sports seasons until the spring due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Money offered for info on former ‘Tiger King' star husband

Money offered for info on former ‘Tiger King' star husband

The family of a Florida man who disappeared in 1997 and was mentioned on the hit TV series “Tiger King,” has hired a lawyer and is offering $100,000 in exchange for information... Read more ...

Kamala Harris got ‘destroyed' by Tulsi Gabbard in Democrat debates, dropped...

Kamala Harris got ‘destroyed' by Tulsi Gabbard in Democrat debates, dropped out before primaries - and now might be president

California Senator Kamala Harris crashed and burned early in the Democrat primary process, never recovering from the debate drubbing she took from Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard... Read more ...

Antetokounmpo ejected for headbutting Wizards player

Antetokounmpo ejected for headbutting Wizards player

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Giannis Antetokounmpo was ejected from Milwaukee's game against the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night after the NBA MVP headbutted Moritz Wagner. Read more ...

Feds: Indiana man burned crosses and displayed swastikas to intimidate his...

Feds: Indiana man burned crosses and displayed swastikas to intimidate his Black neighbor over tree removal

The intimidation began when the neighbor removed a tree from his own property in Lawrence, Indiana, the DOJ said. Read more ...