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Test Drive: The 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Put through its paces on a motor club's racetrack, the 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S growls with a gaudy 640 horsepower and handling that lets even amateur drivers feel like...
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SoCal mom whose public battle with leukemia touched hearts has died

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Susie Rabaca, the Southern California mother who was diagnosed with leukemia as she was pregnant with twins, has died.
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OC beaches, including Huntington, Newport and Seal, to close for July 4

4 hours ago   |   ABC

At least four Orange County beaches plan to close for all or part of the July 4 holiday weekend.
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Group of Black Lives Matter protesters walk onto LA freeway, block traffic

5 hours ago   |   ABC

A group of protesters marching in support of the Black Lives Matter movement on Wednesday walked onto the 110 Freeway, prompting a police response.
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Coronavirus restrictions split down middle on Philadelphia's western edge

7 hours ago   |   ABC

On the western edge of Philadelphia, restrictions on indoor dining could boil down to just what side of the street you're on.
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Touch-free, mobile sanitizing units available at Shell Freedom Over Texas

7 hours ago   |   ABC

These mobile, touch-free washing and sanitizing units are popping up at major events like Shell Freedom Over Texas.
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MIT takes down 80 Million Tiny Images data set due to racist and offensive content

MIT takes down 80 Million Tiny Images data set due to racist and offensive content

8 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

The 80 Million Tiny Images data set was taken offline following an audit that found images labelled with racist, sexist, or otherwise offensive words.
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Whipping post removed from outside Sussex County Courthouse

8 hours ago   |   ABC

Officials said
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Contra Costa County authorities urge public to lay off fireworks 4th of July weekend

8 hours ago   |   ABC

"If we catch you in the act, it is a ticket." Officials say since May they've seen an increase in fires sparked by fireworks and it has only worsened as the holiday weekend...
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Monterey issues emergency order requiring face masks, closes beaches for 4th of July weekend

9 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

$100 citations will be issued to people on their first violation.
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Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman...

Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman surfaces

Graphic video involving police and a woman at the Miami airport quickly prompted rebuke among residents and a top law enforcement official. Read more ...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when she tried to take a picture

Officials said the woman approached the bison several times before it charged. Read more ...

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Gov. Diego Sinhue said drug gangs appear to have been involved. Read more ...

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

House Democrats on Wednesday passed a $1.5 trillion “green” infrastructure plan that would increase funding to fix US crumbling infrastructure while also adding funding for... Read more ...

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

A federal judge has knocked down a cornerstone border policy of President Trump's administration regarding asylum in the U.S. Read more ...

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

Firefighters said 69-year-old Donald Winters and his friends were preparing for a Fourth of July show for the weekend when something went wrong. Read more ...

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

San Francisco police say they will stop releasing the mug shots of people who have been arrested unless they pose a threat to the public. Read more ...

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Election officials say a majority of voters have approved amendments to Russia's constitution, allowing President Vladimir Putin to stay in power until 2036. Read more ...

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

For some, the sight of a snake slithering on the ground is scary enough, so how about one launching itself through the air? Read more ...

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

New York City lawmakers approved an austere budget early Wednesday that will shift $1 billion from policing to education and social services in the coming year. Read more ...