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Bay Area braces for weekend heat wave after being hit by rolling blackouts amid record-breaking temps

1 minute ago   |   ABC

The Bay Area is bracing for another weekend of scorching weather as officials urge residents to stay away from beaches amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Saliva-based COVID-19 test receives emergency FDA approval

5 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

The NBA and National Basketball Players Association funded the development by Yale University of a saliva-based COVID-19 test. On Saturday, the U.S. Food and Drug...
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‘Little Marco' Rubio sparks uproar over suggestion college footballers wear Antifa ‘uniforms' so they can play during pandemic

‘Little Marco' Rubio sparks uproar over suggestion college footballers wear Antifa ‘uniforms' so they can play during pandemic

5 minutes ago   |   RT

Florida Senator Marco Rubio was roasted on social media after joking that if college football players started wearing Antifa ‘uniforms', they could be allowed to play during...
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After grocery roof collapses, Brooklyn kids draw up blueprints

After grocery roof collapses, Brooklyn kids draw up blueprints

11 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Hope is in stock at Breadberry. A slew of Brooklyn kids are using artistic talent to bring cheer to the Boro Park grocery, known as “kosher Eataly,” after it had to close last...
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Only 11 Percent of Brazilians Blame President for COVID-19 Death Toll, Highest Popularity Yet

15 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who in late March referred to COVID-19 as a "little cold," is enjoying his highest approval ratings and a tiny percentage of residents who...
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Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 1,828 new known COVID-19 cases and five additional confirmed deaths reported Saturday

19 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   4 articles

Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus in the Chicago area and the rest of Illinois.
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Holiday at home? Irish tourism boss resigns after getting caught on vacation in Italy

Holiday at home? Irish tourism boss resigns after getting caught on vacation in Italy

19 minutes ago   |   RT

The head of Ireland's tourism development authority , Michael Cawley, has resigned after ignoring his own agency's advice to opt for domestic ‘staycations' and heading off on...
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Reds, Pirates games postponed after COVID-19 positive

23 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   9 articles

Major League Baseball postponed a Saturday and a Sunday game between the Cincinnati Reds and Pittsburgh Pirates after a Reds player tested positive for COVID-19.
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New York City's Museums To Reopen As State's COVID-19 Numbers Continue To Tick Down

New York City's Museums To Reopen As State's COVID-19 Numbers Continue To Tick Down

23 minutes ago   |   NPR

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that the city's cultural institutions will be able to re-open later this month. Less than 1% of COVID-19 tests in the state have been coming...
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Dillon tests positive, out for Daytona road race

49 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

Austin Dillon tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday morning and will miss Sunday's road race at Daytona due to self-quarantine.
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Reds game postponed as player tests positive for coronavirus

Reds game postponed as player tests positive for coronavirus

MLB was forced to postpone Saturday's game between the Reds and Pirates in Cincinnati after an unidentified Reds player tested positive for the coronavirus a day before, The... Read more ...

Pelicans fire Alvin Gentry after NBA bubble struggles

Pelicans fire Alvin Gentry after NBA bubble struggles

Someone else will get the chance to coach Zion Williamson. The Pelicans fired Alvin Gentry on Saturday, ESPN reported, after five seasons at the helm. Gentry led the Pelicans... Read more ...

Packers sign defensive lineman Kenny Clark to 4-year contract extension

Packers sign defensive lineman Kenny Clark to 4-year contract extension

Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Kenny Clark has agreed to terms on a four-year contract extension. Read more ...

Bruins goalie Rask opts out of playoffs to be with family

Bruins goalie Rask opts out of playoffs to be with family

BOSTON - Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has opted out of the team's playoff run to be with his family. Read more ...

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask opts out of Stanley Cup playoffs

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask opts out of Stanley Cup playoffs

Rask claimed some things are more important than hockey: namely, his family. Read more ...

Bruins' Tuukka Rask opts out of NHL playoffs after bizarre comments

Bruins' Tuukka Rask opts out of NHL playoffs after bizarre comments

The Boston Bruins will be without their No. 1 goalie for the remainder of the 2020 NHL playoffs. Tuukka Rask announced Saturday that he was opting out of the playoffs with... Read more ...

Stranded Ship Off Mauritius Coast Breaks in Two, Spilling Tons More Oil Near...

Stranded Ship Off Mauritius Coast Breaks in Two, Spilling Tons More Oil Near Protected Ocean Waters

The grounded Japanese ship that leaked tons of oil near protected areas off the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius has split apart, officials said Saturday, with its... Read more ...

UFC 252 price: How much does PPV cost to watch Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel...

UFC 252 price: How much does PPV cost to watch Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3 on ESPN?

Here's everything to know about watching the UFC 252 pay-per-view, including the price and how to live stream Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3. Read more ...

What channel is Trail Blazers vs. Grizzlies on today? TV schedule, start...

What channel is Trail Blazers vs. Grizzlies on today? TV schedule, start time for NBA play-in tournament

Damian Lillard has been on fire for the Trail Blazers lately, but Rookie of the Year candidate Ja Morant is hoping his Grizzlies can pull off the upset in the NBA play-in game. Read more ...

President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

It remains unclear how the president's orders will affect the app's 100 million U.S. users. Read more ...