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Amid coronavirus surge, health officials urge people to wear masks as a symbol of respect

Amid coronavirus surge, health officials urge people to wear masks as a symbol of respect

1 minute ago   |   WESH

"It can show people that you are committed to the cause, that you're committed to fighting COVID-19 as a community... committed to protecting other people's lives and their...
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Philly Managing Director Brian Abernathy to announce resignation: Sources

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Philadelphia Managing Director Brian Abernathy is expected to announce his resignation, Action News has learned.
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What Exactly Does The COVID-19 Positivity Rate Tell Us?

4 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - As cases and testing of COVID-19 across the country rise, positivity rate has become a key metric to determine how quickly the virus is spreading. So, what...
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Biden Presidency Would Be Disastrous for U.S. Economy

5 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Biden's big-government agenda would strangle the economy and leave entire communities destitute.
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Memorial to Black lives lost to police brutality welcomes public participation

6 hours ago   |   ABC

"It's more than a mural, it's a community altar."
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Community helps Northwest Side barber rebuild after house fire

7 hours ago   |   ABC

"This is one of those faith returning things to humanity kind of things, and for that I'm thankful."
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Boston councilors proposing police civilian review board

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Boston city councilors plan to file a bill that would create a civilian review board with stronger oversight and investigative powers over the police department. City Councilor...
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Philly Proud: Bucks County musicians giving back during COVID-19 pandemic

7 hours ago   |   ABC

Realizing the need for live music and normalcy during the COVID-19 outbreak, Joey DeNoble and Keith Garner thought up an idea: play music in the parking lots of hospitals. But...
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VIDEO: Increasing diversity & inclusion in the craft beer community

VIDEO: Increasing diversity & inclusion in the craft beer community

8 hours ago   |   WTAE

A discussion about access, education, and opportunities in the craft beer community.
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Don't Give Dan Snyder a Stadium

8 hours ago   |   The New Republic   |   4 articles

On Monday, the Washington NFL team announced that it will officially retire and replace its name, a slur originally used to encourage the murder of Native people. The...
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Grant Imahara, host of MythBusters, dies at 49

Grant Imahara, host of MythBusters, dies at 49

Grant Imahara, an electrical engineer who co-hosted "MythBusters" as well as the Netflix show "White Rabbit Project," has died. He was 49. Read more ...

California closes churches, gyms for most residents as virus surges

California closes churches, gyms for most residents as virus surges

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday ordered every county in California to halt indoor dining and bars, as well as shut down churches, gyms and hair salons for 80 percent of the... Read more ...

NBA star Russell Westbrook tests positive for COVID-19

NBA star Russell Westbrook tests positive for COVID-19

NBA star Russell Westbrook announced on social media Monday that he has tested positive for COVID-19 prior to his team's departure to Orlando, Florida. Read more ...

Body found in search of lake for 'Glee' actress Naya Rivera

Body found in search of lake for 'Glee' actress Naya Rivera

The body was discovered five days after the 33-year-old disappeared on Lake Piru, where her son was found alone on July 8 a few hours later on a boat the two had rented. Read more ...

Parent company of women's clothing retailer New York & Co. files for bankruptcy

Parent company of women's clothing retailer New York & Co. files for bankruptcy

In a release Monday, the company said it "expects to close a significant portion, if not all, of its brick-and-mortar stores" after liquidation sales are complete. Read more ...

WNBA MVP Delle Donne says league denied her medical waiver

WNBA MVP Delle Donne says league denied her medical waiver

NEW YORK - Elena Delle Donne's request to be medically excused from the WNBA season was denied, according to the league's reigning MVP. Read more ...

New Jersey woman survives mile-long ride through storm drain

New Jersey woman survives mile-long ride through storm drain

After her car filled with water amid flash flooding, she was pulled into a brook but survived. Read more ...

US Supreme Court clears way for execution of federal prisoner, 1st in 17 years

US Supreme Court clears way for execution of federal prisoner, 1st in 17 years

After a day's reprieve, the Supreme Court has cleared the way for the first US federal executions in 17 years to proceed as planned, overturning a federal judge's order. Four... Read more ...

Judge blocks federal executions; administration appeals

Judge blocks federal executions; administration appeals

A U.S. district judge on Monday ordered a new delay in federal executions, hours before the first lethal injection was scheduled to be carried out at a federal prison in Indiana. Read more ...

US Air Force loses 2nd F-16 in 2 weeks as fighter jet crashed at New Mexico base

US Air Force loses 2nd F-16 in 2 weeks as fighter jet crashed at New Mexico base

A US Air Force supersonic F-16 fighter jet crashed during landing at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico, the military said. This is the second such incident in two... Read more ...