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Christopher Columbus statue will be taken down, Trenton mayor says

43 minutes ago   |   ABC

The Christopher Columbus statue will be taken down from Christopher Columbus Park and placed in storage, Trenton Mayor W. Reed Gusciora announced on Tuesday night.
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Kennedy, Markey head to jail to talk criminal justice reform

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey and U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III called for sweeping criminal justice reform that extends far beyond jails during a forum Tuesday that showed little...
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Trump Administration Signals Formal Withdrawal From W.H.O

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Health experts widely condemned the departure, which brings an end to threats President Trump had been making for months.
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Anti-Trump lies and other commentary

Anti-Trump lies and other commentary

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

From the right: Damned Anti-Trump Lies Sen. Tammy Duckworth's claim that President Trump “spent all his time talking about dead traitors” during his Mount Rushmore speech is “a...
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W.H.O. to Review Evidence of Airborne Transmission of Coronavirus

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

The World Health Organization plans to update its advice after hundreds of experts urged the agency to reconsider the risk of aerosol transmission.
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Opponents: Pipeline's defeat 'a testament to perseverance'

7 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Richard Averitt and his wife have spent six years and more than six figures fighting to keep the Atlantic Coast Pipeline off their picturesque central Virginia property.
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Philadelphia Public School Principal Receiving Two Prestigious Awards

7 hours ago   |   ABC

Philadelphia Public School Principal Richard Gordon is the recipient of two prestigious awards!
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Robert Griffin III tweets that there will be no NFL preseason

8 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Last Thursday, the NFLPA's board of representatives came to a unanimous decision that the entire 2020 NFL preseason should be canceled. In a memo
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‘Bébé's Kids' Shared a Lesson About Racial Injustice

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

This 1992 animated movie about Black children running into trouble at a theme park is meant to be a comedy. But for one viewer, it no longer seems so funny.
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SiriusXM nears $300M deal to buy Stitcher podcast service

SiriusXM nears $300M deal to buy Stitcher podcast service

11 hours ago   |   New York Post

SiriusXM is nearing a $300 million deal to buy the Stitcher podcasting platform from broadcaster E.W. Scripps, sources told The Post. The acquisition would give the satellite...
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Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher who wou plead guilty in the 90s to raping...

Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher who wou plead guilty in the 90s to raping her underage student, dies

Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher made famous for sexually assaulting her sixth-grade student, whom she later married, has died following a battle with cancer. Read more ...

President Trump says he will pressure states to reopen schools in fall

President Trump says he will pressure states to reopen schools in fall

"We're very much going to put pressure on governors and everybody else to open the schools,” President Donald Trump said. Read more ...

Woman fired after yelling ‘white lives are better' at Black Lives Matter rally

Woman fired after yelling ‘white lives are better' at Black Lives Matter rally

A Tennessee woman caught on a viral video shouting racial and homophobic slurs at a Black Lives Matter rally has been fired from her job, according to reports. Sonya Holt was... Read more ...

Personal protective gear for medical workers begins to run low again

Personal protective gear for medical workers begins to run low again

The personal protective gear that was in dangerously short supply during the early weeks of the coronavirus crisis in the U.S. is running low again as the virus resumes its... Read more ...

EPA approves use of Lysol disinfectant on surfaces to protect against...

EPA approves use of Lysol disinfectant on surfaces to protect against coronavirus

The Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday that it has approved the first two surface disinfectant products, both made by Lysol, against the novel coronavirus. The... Read more ...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus

Brazil is second only to the United States in numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths. Read more ...

White House informs Congress that the US is withdrawing from World Health...

White House informs Congress that the US is withdrawing from World Health Organization

President Trump initially announced his intention to withdraw from WHO in May. Read more ...

Deutsche Bank hit with $150 million penalty over Jeffrey Epstein ties

Deutsche Bank hit with $150 million penalty over Jeffrey Epstein ties

New York regulators slapped Deutsche Bank with $150 million in penalties over its relationship with pedophile financier Jeffrey Epstein, officials said Tuesday. The bank agreed... Read more ...

Chief Justice Roberts was hospitalized last month after falling, injuring head

Chief Justice Roberts was hospitalized last month after falling, injuring head

Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. was reportedly hospitalized overnight last month after he fell and injured his head at a Maryland country club. Roberts' head was covered in... Read more ...

Pentagon draft policy would ban Confederate flag displays

Pentagon draft policy would ban Confederate flag displays

If approved, the draft Pentagon policy would bring the other military services in line with the Marine Corps, which banned Confederate displays on its bases in early June. Read more ...