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Bass Pro Shops angling for Morgantown location

9 monthes ago   |   By Post Gazette

The Missouri retailer gave no definite timetable for when work would begin or be completed.
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Minneapolis to ban police chokeholds in wake of George Floyd's death

Minneapolis to ban police chokeholds in wake of George Floyd's death

Negotiators for the city of Minneapolis have agreed with the state to ban the use of chokeholds by police and to require police to report and intervene anytime they see an... Read more ...

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

“The section of 16th street in front of the White House is now officially ‘Black Lives Matter Plaza,'” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted. Read more ...

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

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National updates: Some protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for...

National updates: Some protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for change

Many demonstrations were more subdued for a second night as marches Thursday turned into memorials for Floyd, who was the focus of a heartfelt tribute Thursday in Minneapolis... Read more ...

COVID-19 UPDATE: 11 deaths, 387 new positive cases in Iowa

COVID-19 UPDATE: 11 deaths, 387 new positive cases in Iowa

The Iowa Department of Public Health reports the latest statistics on COVID-19 in real time. Read more ...

Video shows Sacramento police officer use neck restrain on 18-year-old

Video shows Sacramento police officer use neck restrain on 18-year-old

The Sacramento Police Department is investigating after a neck restraint was used on a man after Sunday night's protests. Read more ...

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian steps down from board, calls for black...

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian steps down from board, calls for black successor

The co-founder of Reddit announced his resignation from the popular web forum's board on Friday, and asked that he be replaced by a black candidate. Alexis Ohanian, who is... Read more ...

Mainstream Media Ignores Black Unemployment Rising While Celebrating Jobless...

Mainstream Media Ignores Black Unemployment Rising While Celebrating Jobless Rate

Headlines across the internet repeatedly pointed in celebratory terms to the jobs report for May that was released Friday morning. But the good news of the jobless rate... Read more ...

European states could have ‘free borders' again by end of June - official

European states could have ‘free borders' again by end of June - official

Europe could have its free travel zone up and running again by the end of the month, European Union Home Affairs Commissioner Ylva Johansson said on Friday after talks among... Read more ...

Florida reports more than 1,300 new coronavirus cases as state moves into...

Florida reports more than 1,300 new coronavirus cases as state moves into phase 2 of reopening

The state also reported 53 additional COVID-19 related deaths. Read more ...