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Americans think America is in bad shape

Americans think America is in bad shape

24 minutes ago   |   Politico

Nearly seven-in-10 voters say things in the U.S. are pretty seriously on the wrong track, according to a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll . Only 31 percent of voters say the...
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“What The Hell Is Going On?”: Sen. McSally, Neil Cavuto on Nationwide Unrest

36 minutes ago   |   FOX News

The tension across America is increasing after two months of coronavirus shutdowns and more than a week of destructive protests over the death of George Floyd. Senator Martha...
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Treasury yields climb as economic reopening outweighs civil unrest concerns

3 hours ago   |   CNBC

U.S. government debt prices were lower Wednesday morning as optimism over the reopening of economies following coronavirus-induced shutdowns boosted risk appetite for investors.
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India's coronavirus cases cross 200,000, peak still weeks away

3 hours ago   |   National Post

NEW DELHI - India's coronavirus infections crossed 200,000, official figures showed on Wednesday, and a peak could still be weeks away in the world's second-most populous...
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Asian shares rise as Wall Street gains for 3rd straight day

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By YURI KAGEYAMA TOKYO - Asian shares rose Wednesday after Wall Street extended its gains for the third straight day, driven by optimism over economies reopening from shutdowns...
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South African Court Declares Lockdown Rules Unconstitutional

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

A South African court ruled that revised lockdown regulations implemented by the government as part of a phased reopening of the economy are unconstitutional and invalid...
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Merkel Forced to Delay Stimulus Package Amid Coalition Impasse

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Chancellor Angela Merkel failed to broker a deal on a stimulus package on Tuesday, delaying plans to spend as much as 100 billion euros to reinvigorate Germany's faltering economy.
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White House Lawyer Confirmed to Be Virus Spending Watchdog

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The Senate confirmed White House lawyer Brian Miller to be the watchdog overseeing trillions of dollars in federal loans and grants being provided to boost the U.S. economy...
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The Steady Stater Stance on Renewable Energy: A Clarification

The Steady Stater Stance on Renewable Energy: A Clarification

10 hours ago   |   Steady State

By Brian Czech Ever since my review of Michael Moore's Planet of the Humans , some misunderstandings have come to light about the stance of myself, and by extension CASSE, on...
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Experts watch as Rio de Janeiro economy starts to reopen

13 hours ago   |   ABC News

Rio de Janeiro, one of the Brazilian cities worst hit by the new coronavirus, is slowly starting to reopen
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Iowa voters oust Rep. Steve King, shunned for insensitive remarks

Iowa voters oust Rep. Steve King, shunned for insensitive remarks

Republicans in northwest Iowa ousted Rep. Steve King in Tuesday's primary, deciding they've had enough of the conservative lightning rod known for making incendiary comments... Read more ...

President Trump says the Republican National Convention will not be held in...

President Trump says the Republican National Convention will not be held in Charlotte

President Trump said Tuesday evening the Republican National Convention will not be held in Charlotte. Read more ...

Zuckerberg firm in decision to allow controversial Trump posts on Facebook

Zuckerberg firm in decision to allow controversial Trump posts on Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday defended what he called a “tough decision” to allow controversial posts from President Trump to remain on Facebook. In an internal call with... Read more ...

Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Against Police In George Floyd's Death

Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Against Police In George Floyd's Death

The state will investigate whether the Minneapolis Police Department has engaged in systemic discrimination toward people of color, Gov. Tim Walz said. Read more ...

Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston street in memory of George Floyd

Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston street in memory of George Floyd

Outside Boston's Franklin Park, where thousands of people held a "die-in" for 8 minutes 46 seconds, the same amount of time a Minneapolis officer held his knee on George... Read more ...

'We stand here just as outraged as they do': Cincinnati police chief...

'We stand here just as outraged as they do': Cincinnati police chief, officers take knee with protesters

The police chief said he was talking with a group of protesters when they asked him to kneel with them. Read more ...

6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

Six Atlanta police officers have been charged after a dramatic video showed authorities pulling two young people from a car during protests over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

'I don't see racism at all in the NFL': Denver head coach Vic Fangio says...

'I don't see racism at all in the NFL': Denver head coach Vic Fangio says American Football sets a good example for US society

Amid the heightened situation regarding police brutality against people of color in the United States, Denver Broncos head coach Vic Fangio says the NFL actually functions... Read more ...

Switzerland County election results: 2020 primary

Switzerland County election results: 2020 primary

Here are the 2020 primary election results for Switzerland County, Indiana. Read more ...

Wuhan finishes mass testing effort for COVID-19, isolates 300

Wuhan finishes mass testing effort for COVID-19, isolates 300

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