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Mayer, 17, foils Playoff drivers with win at Bristol

4 hours ago   |   National Post

A 17-year-old stole the thunder from the Playoff drivers at Thunder Valley.
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IE family recovering after COVID-19 outbreak from backyard BBQ

7 hours ago   |   ABC

An Apple Valley man was hospitalized and near death after he and nine other family members tested positive for COVID-19 following a backyard barbecue.
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Gravestone of teen killed in Merrimack Valley gas explosion vandalized

Gravestone of teen killed in Merrimack Valley gas explosion vandalized

7 hours ago   |   WCVB

At least two gravestones inside the cemetery has been vandalized, including the gravestone remembering the teenager killed in the Merrimack Valley gas explosions.
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Lehigh Valley Jewish communities try to inspire awe during socially distant Rosh Hashana

9 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

As Lehigh Valley Jews prepare to welcome the new year, many won't be gathering together in synagogues. Instead, they'll be streaming services or attending socially distanced...
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Lehigh Valley high school football: Follow our live updates Friday night

10 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

Follow live updates from high school football games around the Lehigh Valley on Friday night.
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Bobcat Fire prompts evacuation orders for Juniper Hills and Devil's Punchbowl communities in San Gabriel Mountains

10 hours ago   |   ABC

The Bobcat Fire burning above the San Gabriel Valley foothill communities continues to grow, prompting new evacuation orders for some residents in the Antelope Valley.
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As Y Combinator looks for startups for its second all-remote cohort, those from the first say it was worth doing, but lacked its famous sense of community

As Y Combinator looks for startups for its second all-remote cohort, those from the first say it was worth doing, but lacked its famous sense of community

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The famed Silicon Valley startup accelerator program Y Combinator has been a launching pad for thousands of companies, including many that have become...
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The universe likely has plenty of planets made primarily of diamonds, scientists confirmed

The universe likely has plenty of planets made primarily of diamonds, scientists confirmed

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement On Earth, diamonds are considered precious partly because they're fairly rare: The planet's diamond content is about .001%. But on other planets in the...
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$62 billion Snowflake's wildly successful IPO is another major victory for CEO Frank Slootman, one of tech's most 'ruthless' and outspoken CEOs

$62 billion Snowflake's wildly successful IPO is another major victory for CEO Frank Slootman, one of tech's most 'ruthless' and outspoken CEOs

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Frank Slootman took over as Snowflake's CEO in April last year amid speculation that he was brought in because the hot startup's board was in a hurry to...
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Talking Business with Becky Bradley: Lehigh Valley leaders working to keep people in their homes amid looming challenges

15 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

During our virtual Workshop LV: Housing session last week, government leaders from Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton and the counties gathered to discuss data released by the LVPC...
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At town hall, Biden blasts Trump's ‘criminal' virus response

At town hall, Biden blasts Trump's ‘criminal' virus response

MOOSIC, Pa. - Joe Biden on Thursday went after President Donald Trump again and again over his handling of COVID-19, calling Trump's downplaying of the pandemic “criminal” and... Read more ...

FBI director says antifa is an ideology, not an organization

FBI director says antifa is an ideology, not an organization

WASHINGTON - FBI Director Chris Wray told lawmakers Thursday that antifa is an ideology, not an organization, delivering testimony that puts him at odds with President Donald... Read more ...

US judge blocks Postal Service changes that slowed mail

US judge blocks Postal Service changes that slowed mail

The judge called the changes “a politically motivated attack on the efficiency of the Postal Service” before the November election. Read more ...

Cirelli scores in OT, Lighting beat Isles to reach Cup Final

Cirelli scores in OT, Lighting beat Isles to reach Cup Final

EDMONTON, Alberta - Anthony Cirelli scored in overtime to send the Tampa Bay Lightning to the Stanley Cup Final with a 2-1 victory over the New York Islanders in Game 6 of the... Read more ...

‘Cheer' star Jerry Harris arrested, charged in child porn case

‘Cheer' star Jerry Harris arrested, charged in child porn case

FORT WORTH, Texas - “Cheer” star Jerry Harris has been arrested and charged in federal court with the production of child pornography. The 21-year-old cheerleader is accused of... Read more ...

Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open due to hamstring injury

Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open due to hamstring injury

PARIS - U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka has pulled out of the French Open because of an injured left hamstring. Osaka joins defending champion Ash Barty in skipping the French... Read more ...

Group told to quarantine after possible COVID-19 exposure at Chiefs game

Group told to quarantine after possible COVID-19 exposure at Chiefs game

An individual who attended the game and watched from a group's box in Arrowhead Stadium last Thursday tested positive for the coronavirus the very next day. Read more ...

Report: Feds considered using 'heat ray' on DC protesters

Report: Feds considered using 'heat ray' on DC protesters

A military whistleblower says federal officials sought some unusual crowd control devices to deal with protesters outside the White House on the June day that law enforcement... Read more ...

Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett tie for top prize at ACMs

Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett tie for top prize at ACMs

In a surprise twist that fit an unexpected year of firsts, Carrie Underwood and Thomas Rhett tied for entertainer of the year at the Academy of Country Music Awards. Read more ...

How to watch NHL Stanley Cup Final 2020: Times, TV channels, previous winners

How to watch NHL Stanley Cup Final 2020: Times, TV channels, previous winners

The grand finale of the 2019-20 NHL season begins Saturday, Sept. 19. Read more ...