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7 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Everyone is terrified of both sickness and censure. Are there better ways to raise our children amid a pandemic?
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“Fiasco” Stars the Real Heroes of Boston's School Desegregation

45 minutes ago   |   The New Republic

The effect of Louise Day Hicks's voice lay as much in its texture as her words. She was careful to keep her racism from spilling into the explicit, so when the United States...
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N.Y.C. Schools Are Set to Open in a Month. Principals Fear That's Too Soon

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

School leaders are running up against major obstacles and unanswerable questions ahead of the planned reopening. A large group of principals has called on the mayor to delay...
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A Third of TikTok's U.S. Users May Be 14 or Under, Raising Safety Questions

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Three current and former employees expressed concerns about the Chinese-owned app's safeguards for children who could be even younger than that.
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First Inland Empire elementary school granted waiver to reopen next week

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Lucerne Valley Elementary School is offering a hybrid model and limiting class size when it welcomes back students next week.
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'Patients are suffering across the board': A Texas ER doctor said hospitals are getting overwhelmed with patients of varying causes as the state gets battered by coronavirus outbreaks

'Patients are suffering across the board': A Texas ER doctor said hospitals are getting overwhelmed with patients of varying causes as the state gets battered by coronavirus outbreaks

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Dr. Natasha Kathuria, an emergency medicine physician with expertise in public health and epidemiology, has been treating patients at the front lines of the coronavirus...
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Party on wheels brings joy, music, dance, and smiles to special needs families who need it most

8 hours ago   |   ABC

A mobile pop-up party brings the gift of music and dance to special needs students and their families who've felt isolated during the pandemic.
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‘He Couldn't Use His Arms At All': Spike In Polio-Like Illness AFM Possible This Fall

‘He Couldn't Use His Arms At All': Spike In Polio-Like Illness AFM Possible This Fall

9 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - As some children head back to school, there's another virus to watch out for. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning of an expected spike in...
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Driver hits back of bus; helps get children out, then collapses and dies, authorities say

Driver hits back of bus; helps get children out, then collapses and dies, authorities say

10 hours ago   |   KCCI

Authorities said the truck was traveling between 50 mph and 60 mph when it struck the bus.
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Top pediatricians issue new guidance on kids' masks and testing as schools reopen

11 hours ago   |   NBC News

The American Academy of Pediatrics says children as young as two should wear masks. Amid concerns of children spreading the virus, the Academy recommends kids be tested if they...
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Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

The Pentagon is forming a new task force to investigate UFOs that have been observed by U.S. military aircraft, according to two defense officials. Read more ...

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Newly released body cam footage shows onlookers demanding police help the man. Read more ...

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

LOS ANGELES - Mookie Betts hit three home runs Thursday night for the sixth time in his career, matching a major league record held by Sammy Sosa and Hall of Famer Johnny Mize. Read more ...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game 'Fortnite' over their app store policies. Here's what you need to know about the major antitrust battle it reignited

Epic Games sued Apple and Google on Thursday for booting its popular video game "Fortnite" from their app stores, accusing the companies of engaging in monopolistic... Read more ...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's Supreme Court after the USPS said they couldn't guarantee on time delivery of mail-in-ballots

US Postal Service told the Pennsylvania Secretary of State that some ballots might not be delivered on time because their delivery standards couldn't accommodate the state's... Read more ...

Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

The Democratic nominee for president now leads President Trump by 11 points. And more people are worried about the coronavirus, but 35% still say they won't get vaccinated when... Read more ...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns not following orders will cause ‘worst fall ever'

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up' outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying... Read more ...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of India's Independence Day

Indian security forces have launched a search operation after two police officers were killed in a terrorist attack in disputed Kashmir, as the country prepares for its annual... Read more ...

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White doesn't believe UFC 252 will represent Daniel Cormier 's final fight. Cormier has said countless times leading up to Saturday's heavyweight title trilogy with Stipe... Read more ...