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Chicago 24th Ward Alderman Michael Scott Jr. tests positive for COVID-19; Mayor Lightfoot tests negative

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Alderman Michael Scott Jr. of Chicago's 24th Ward has tested positive for COVID-19 and appeared at a press conference this week with Mayor Lori Lightfoot.
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Did He Kill Neighbor to Become ‘TikTok Famous,' or Was It Self-Defense?

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Zachary Latham says he was defending himself when he fatally stabbed William Durham. Mr. Durham's family says he had another reason.
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Children Vulnerable to Abuse Are Imperiled as Caseworkers Stay Home

1 minute ago   |   NY Times

Scores of investigations into allegations of abuse or neglect have been delayed or sharply curtailed during the coronavirus pandemic, records and interviews show.
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Coronavirus Live Updates

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Lawmakers and White House officials are still divided over pandemic aid as a program to help small businesses is set to end. The Ohio governor tested positive - and then...
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Russia has created world's 1st Covid-19 vaccine, will be registered next week - Health Ministry

Russia has created world's 1st Covid-19 vaccine, will be registered next week - Health Ministry

3 minutes ago   |   RT

Moscow's Gamelei Center will register the world's first coronavirus vaccine on August 12, Russia's deputy health minister has revealed. Oleg Gridnev says medical workers and...
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Coronavirus in N.Y.C.: Here's What Happened This Week

19 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The city is trying to figure out how to reopen schools. It's also trying to spread the message that some out-of-state visitors are required to quarantine.
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Investors Cozy Up to Danish Stocks

23 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Denmark is enjoying one of the best-performing stock markets in the world this year. Recession-proof businesses and a strong safety net equal big gains.
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Why Black Workers Will Hurt the Most if Congress Doesn't Extend Jobless Benefits

23 minutes ago   |   NY Times

An extra $600 a week smoothed out sharp differences in benefits among states, and among the people who live in them.
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British Tourists Face More Virus Disruption, Sunak Warns

23 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Boris Johnson's government warned British tourists they face more disruption to their plans for holidays in Europe amid reports that France may be next on the U.K. list of...
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'We're Risking Our Lives': Front-Line Federal Workers Sue For Hazard Pay

'We're Risking Our Lives': Front-Line Federal Workers Sue For Hazard Pay

23 minutes ago   |   NPR

From correctional officers to TSA employees, federal workers say their jobs are made more dangerous by the coronavirus. (Image credit: The Washington Post/The Washington Post...
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President Trump to ban dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

President Trump to ban dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

The move turns up the pressure on negotiations over the popular video app's future through a potential sale. Read more ...

Hagerty rides Trump support to Senate GOP primary win in Tennessee

Hagerty rides Trump support to Senate GOP primary win in Tennessee

Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty has won the Tennessee Republican primary for an open U.S. Senate seat behind the endorsement of President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

Police declared an unlawful assembly late Thursday and officers worked to push protesters away from a precinct. Read more ...

Michelle Obama says she's suffering from 'low-grade depression'

Michelle Obama says she's suffering from 'low-grade depression'

It's a familiar feeling for many Americans. Read more ...

Athletics' Ryan Christenson apologizes for apparent Nazi salute

Athletics' Ryan Christenson apologizes for apparent Nazi salute

OAKLAND, Calif. - Oakland Athletics bench coach Ryan Christenson has apologized for raising his arm during a postgame celebration in what looked like a Nazi salute. Christenson... Read more ...

Trump bans U.S. transactions with TikTok and WeChat starting September 20

Trump bans U.S. transactions with TikTok and WeChat starting September 20

President Donald Trump banned U.S. transactions with China's ByteDance, owner of video-sharing app TikTok, and Tencent, operator of messenger app WeChat., Read more ...

Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine plans to follow protocol for COVID-19 and quarantine at his home for the next 14 days, state officials said. Read more ...

New York attorney general files lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle...

New York attorney general files lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association

New York Attorney General Letitia James announced Thursday that her office has filed a lawsuit seeking to dissolve the National Rifle Association in its entirety. James cited... Read more ...

Trump issues executive orders against TikTok and WeChat

Trump issues executive orders against TikTok and WeChat

President Donald Trump issued an executive order late Thursday prohibiting transactions with the parent company of the popular video-sharing app TikTok. The order, set to take... Read more ...

Flames beat Jets 4-0 in Game 4, win qualifying round series

Flames beat Jets 4-0 in Game 4, win qualifying round series

EDMONTON, Alberta - Sean Monahan and Sam Bennett each scored a goal and an assist, and the Calgary Flames beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-0 in Game 4 on Thursday night to win their... Read more ...