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Russian figure skating champ Evgenia Medvedeva returns to training in Moscow after lengthy break during Covid-19 pandemic

Russian figure skating champ Evgenia Medvedeva returns to training in Moscow after lengthy break during Covid-19 pandemic

14 minutes ago   |   RT

Figure skating star Evgenia Medvedeva has returned to the ice and resumed training in Moscow following a lengthy break due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The 20-year-old sat out a...
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Main Event runner-up finally wins 1st WSOP bracelet

18 minutes ago   |   Review Journal

Alan Goehring, who finished second in the World Series of Poker Main Event in 1999, won WSOP Online Event 8 early Thursday on WSOP.com.
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Linkin Park T-Shirts Are All the Rage in China

30 minutes ago   |   Wired

The band hasn't been cool for years. But its Minutes to Midnight logo is everywhere in the most populous country in the world.
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China Continues To Scale Back Meat Imports

30 minutes ago   |   Forbes

In an effort to prevent a second wave of COVID-19, China is continuing to restrict meat imports across the world.
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How the world wars of the 21st century may begin

38 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

The COVID-19 pandemic could be the first spark in a deadly clash between humanity and nature.
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The world's richest people are getting more and more annoyed at how much it costs them to look after their money

40 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The world's richest people aren't happy about how much it's costing them to manage their money, according to a new survey from consultancy Capgemini. 33% of millionaires...
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Embarrassment of riches? Jeff Bezos breaks own wealth record AGAIN amid coronavirus misery

Embarrassment of riches? Jeff Bezos breaks own wealth record AGAIN amid coronavirus misery

54 minutes ago   |   RT

Thanks to his company's stock market performance, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos keeps getting richer by the week. After adding another 10 billion to his fortune in seven days, his...
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Game Time Beer? For M.L.S., Make That a Kickoff Cappuccino

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Bed head, morning breath, fatigue. The 9 a.m. kickoffs for Major League Soccer games restarting this week could be one of the bigger challenges for players taking the field.
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After Coronavirus Stopped My Real-World Choir, I Found Joy and Solace in Singing With Strangers Globally

1 hour ago   |   Time

A few years ago, I began taking vocal lessons. Like many people, I was an enthusiastic, lifelong singer, at least in the privacy of my shower. But I wondered if I could...
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Trump's culture wars worked in 2016. His aides worry the world has changed

Trump's culture wars worked in 2016. His aides worry the world has changed

2 hours ago   |   Politico

Donald Trump's team can agree on one thing: The president's latest Twitter outbursts and off-script grievances are hurting his reelection prospects. That's about where the...
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‘Glee' actress Naya Rivera is missing after renting a boat with 4-year-old...

‘Glee' actress Naya Rivera is missing after renting a boat with 4-year-old son in Lake Piru

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Country band Lady A files suit against Black singer with same name

Country band Lady A files suit against Black singer with same name

Country group Lady A, which dropped the word “Antebellum,” from their name because of the word's ties to slavery, has filed a lawsuit against a Black singer who has performed... Read more ...

Health official says Trump rally in Oklahoma is 'likely' source of virus...

Health official says Trump rally in Oklahoma is 'likely' source of virus surge there

Although masks were provided to rally goers, there was no requirement that participants wear them, and most didn't. Read more ...

President Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

President Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

Reopening schools "is important for the children & families," President Donald Trump said on Twitter. "May cut off funding if not open!” Read more ...

Police launch search after Seoul mayor reported missing, leaving 'words like...

Police launch search after Seoul mayor reported missing, leaving 'words like a will'

Law enforcement are trying to locate the mayor of Seoul, after his daughter reported that the city official has gone missing. Mayor Park Won-sun didn't come to work on Thursday... Read more ...

'What a hero': Passerby uses Ring security camera to let family know their...

'What a hero': Passerby uses Ring security camera to let family know their home was on fire

The Ware family was gone for the Fourth of July when a fire broke out in their garage. Read more ...

Ivy League calls off fall sports, including football, for its 8 schools

Ivy League calls off fall sports, including football, for its 8 schools

The decision affects all sports for the group of schools happening before Jan. 1. Read more ...

Bed Bath & Beyond to close 200 stores over the next two years

Bed Bath & Beyond to close 200 stores over the next two years

The company said it lost 49% of net sales during March, April and May of this year compared to sales last year. Read more ...

Australia halts Hong Kong extradition agreement, expands visa program

Australia halts Hong Kong extradition agreement, expands visa program

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United sending layoff notices to nearly half of US employees

United sending layoff notices to nearly half of US employees

United Airlines will send layoff warnings to 36,000 employees - nearly half of its U.S. staff. Read more ...