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Capitol Insider: Labor unions throw support behind Democrats

37 seconds ago   |   Times Union

When John Mannion first ran for state Senate in 2018 he vied for the influential endorsement of the state's largest labor union - the Civil Service Employees Association. At...
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What Is A Credit Score?

2 minutes ago   |   FOX News

FOX Nation host Abby Hornacek takes a closer look at the topics and buzz words you find your friends and coworkers using to sound intelligent. Each week Abby and her expert...
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More Than A Building - Why Religious Minorities Are Concerned About The Hagia Sophia Conversion

4 minutes ago   |   Forbes

The Hagia Sophia, once the cathedral of the ancient city of Byzantium, is being converted into a Mosque. The move comes after Turkey's Council of State, the country's highest...
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Belarus poll marred by ‘unacceptable' state violence, EU commissioners say

8 minutes ago   |   National Post

BRUSSELS - The presidential election in Belarus was marred by "disproportionate and unacceptable state violence against peaceful protesters," the European Union's foreign...
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Lebanon's justice minister resigns in wake of explosion

10 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Lebanon's state news agency says the justice minister has resigned in protest, the third Cabinet member to do so following last week's devastating explosion in Beirut
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Keys to a successful Washington Football Team training camp

36 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Brian Mitchell breaks down the keys to the Washington Football Team having a successful training camp under new head coach Ron Rivera
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Stephen Strasburg's debut shows he still has a ways to go

36 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

WASHINGTON - Elegant pitching took place in the top of the fourth inning Sunday when Anthony Santander led off the inning. Stephen Strasburg threw him a
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Youngstown, Ohio, Lost Its Only Paper. A 'Zombie' News Site Wants To Fill The Void

Youngstown, Ohio, Lost Its Only Paper. A 'Zombie' News Site Wants To Fill The Void

40 minutes ago   |   NPR

Nearly one year since The Vindicator went out of business, the new site Mahoning Matters is hoping to become a destination for local watchdog journalism. (Image credit: The...
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How we analyzed Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx's record on dropped cases

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Millions Of Americans Are In Danger Of Being Evicted During Pandemic

44 minutes ago   |   NPR

Federal and state eviction bans, put in place during COVID-19, have lapsed. President Trump said his administration would take measures to stop evictions, but he didn't spell...
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What you need to know about COVID-19: More than 97,000 kids tested positive...

What you need to know about COVID-19: More than 97,000 kids tested positive for virus in last 2 weeks of July

A report, published by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children's Hospital Association, said in the last two weeks of July, there was a 40% increase in child cases... Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential vote in Belarus

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential vote in Belarus

Vladimir Putin has congratulated his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko on retaining his job following Sunday's election, expressing hope that he will continue to... Read more ...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine entered a pact to buy thousands of COVID-19 antigen...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine entered a pact to buy thousands of COVID-19 antigen tests. After a false positive, he's more skeptical

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive for COVID-19 on August 6, but subsequent tests came back negative. Speaking to CNN, the Republican governor said the experience points to... Read more ...

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Germany's Social Democrats nominate Finance Minister Scholz as party's...

Germany's Social Democrats nominate Finance Minister Scholz as party's candidate for chancellor in 2021 election

The Social Democrats in Germany proposed Olaf Scholz, the vice chancellor and finance minister and their most high-profile and popular politician, to run to succeed Chancellor... Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland on Monday called for an emergency European Union summit on the situation in Belarus after night clashes in Minsk following a presidential election in the country. “The... Read more ...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but says it ‘sounds like a good idea'

Donald Trump has denied a New York Times report suggesting that he inquired about updating Mount Rushmore to include his own face, but noted, perhaps jokingly, that he was open... Read more ...

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...