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Pirates pile on early to take down Reds

15 minutes ago   |   National Post

Adam Frazier, Colin Moran and Gregory Polanco each homered among Pittsburgh's first six batters, and the visiting Pirates scored seven times in the second inning to snap a...
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Update on autumn 2020 undergraduate education

Update on autumn 2020 undergraduate education

1 hour ago   |   Stanford

In an email to the university community, President Marc Tessier-Lavigne announces adjustments to Stanford's plans for the undergraduate autumn quarter due to continuing public...
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UC San Diego research lab to make environmentally friendly flip flops from algae

2 hours ago   |   National Post

Researchers at University of California, San Diego hope to make future beach visits both environmentally and fashion-friendly, with a new formula for biodegradable flip flops.
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U.S. Labels Chinese Language Education Group a Diplomatic Mission

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

State Department officials said the move was aimed at informing American schools of potential propaganda from the government group's programs, largely known as Confucius...
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Anxiety and Depression Rises Among Young Adults, Blacks and Latinos in Pandemic

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

A new C.D.C. survey indicates that young people, as well as Blacks and Latinos of all ages, are showing signs of deteriorating mental health and some are resorting to substance...
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N.C.A.A. Doctors Say Football Is a Bad Idea. But They Aren't Deciding

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The conferences, not the N.C.A.A., will make the decisions about whether to play a season in the fall.
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FIU postpones football until late September

2 hours ago   |   National Post

Florida International University has postponed its fall sports calendar - including football - until late September, citing an "abundance of caution" surrounding the...
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Trump admits he's blocking additional postal service funding to stop mail-in ballots

2 hours ago   |   ABC

"If we don't make a deal, that means they don't get the money. That means they can't have universal mail-in voting."
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Justice Department finds Yale discriminates against Asian, white applicants

Justice Department finds Yale discriminates against Asian, white applicants

3 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

The Department of Justice said Thursday that it has concluded Yale University illegally discriminates against Asian American and white undergraduate applicants. Following a...
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Trump admits he's blocking postal cash to stop mail-in votes

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

By DEB RIECHMANN and ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump frankly acknowledged Thursday that he's starving the U.S. Postal Service of money in order to make it...
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President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

Joe Biden Calls For Nationwide Mask Mandate 'Immediately'

Joe Biden Calls For Nationwide Mask Mandate 'Immediately'

Biden made his stance on coronavirus face masks clear during one of the first official campaign events he's held with running mate Kamala Harris. Read more ...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is finally reopening its theaters, and guests will need to spend just 15 cents to get in. Read more ...

US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

New US jobless claims for the week that ended Saturday totaled 963,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That came in below the consensus economist estimate of 1.1... Read more ...

DOJ: Yale Discriminates Against Asian American and White Applicants In...

DOJ: Yale Discriminates Against Asian American and White Applicants In Admissions

The Justice Department said its two-year investigation found that race is "the determinative factor in hundreds of admissions decisions each year." Yale categorically denies... Read more ...

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the...

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the game fired back with a scathing video that roasts the iPhone-maker's most iconic ad

Epic Games, the company behind "Fortnite," aired a video on Thursday roasting Apple and its iconic "1984" television ad, after Apple yanked the game from the App Store. Epic... Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay annexing of Palestinian land

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Travis Kelce cashing in with huge extension from Chiefs

Travis Kelce cashing in with huge extension from Chiefs

The Chiefs and star tight end Travis Kelce are reportedly closing in on an extension. According to multiple reports Thursday, the five-time Pro Bowler is about to ink a... Read more ...