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He set out to mobilize Latino voters. Then the virus hit

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

GRAHAM, N.C - Like many Americans, Ricky Hurtado had different plans for his summer. He formally announced his first bid for public office in March and expected to spend...
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Blazers' C.J. McCollum has played last three games with fracture in lower back, per report

3 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

McCollum shot 2-of-14 from the field Tuesday
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Minnesota's Ilhan Omar Wins Democratic Primary, Defeating Well-Funded Rival

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

Minneapolis - Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota on Tuesday survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an issue of her national...
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Updated scenarios for which team Celtics will play in first round of NBA playoffs

5 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

The Boston Celtics know they will play one of two teams in the first round of the 2020 NBA Playoffs, but the C's must wait a little longer before the matchup is officially...
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As Coronavirus Batters Retailers, No. 1 U.S. Mall Owner Simon Property And Rivals See An Opportunity: Buy Bankrupt Chains

6 hours ago   |   Forbes

The coronavirus pandemic has led to store and mall closings and pushed struggling retailers including J. C. Penney and Lord & Taylor to file for bankruptcy protection, but...
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Pritzker's rule to penalize businesses that don't enforce face mask rule withstands GOP challenge in legislative panel vote

6 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

A bipartisan panel of state lawmakers on Tuesday let stand Gov. J.B. Pritzker's emergency rule that would penalize businesses with fines of up to $2,500 for not enforcing...
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Crisis in the Nation, Crickets on Capitol Hill

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

The standoff between the White House and Democratic leaders in Congress over a new coronavirus aid bill showed no signs of resolution - or even of efforts to find a way back to...
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Trump v. Putin: A Vaccine Manhood Contest

6 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   3 articles

As President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia declared on Tuesday that his nation had approved the world's first coronavirus vaccine without extensive clinical trials, public health...
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Triple Play: Is a baseball bubble the right move for MLB postseason?

7 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

MLB is reportedly considering a bubble for the postseason. The D.C. Sports Live crew discusses what needs to happen for that to work.
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Cannabis company executives fight for security clearance against allegations of organized crime links

7 hours ago   |   National Post

When legalization of recreational marijuana was on the near horizon, right after the final report by the Liberal government's legalization task force in late 2016, a would-be...
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Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Top political voices react to Biden picking Kamala Harris as running mate

Top political voices react to Biden picking Kamala Harris as running mate

Here are what top political voices said following the Tuesday announcement. Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Biden picks Kamala Harris as VP nominee

Biden picks Kamala Harris as VP nominee

Joe Biden has selected Sen. Kamala Harris to be his running mate, elevating a charismatic blue-state senator, former prosecutor and onetime 2020 primary rival who has built a... Read more ...

Joe Biden chooses Kamala Harris as his vice presidential running mate

Joe Biden chooses Kamala Harris as his vice presidential running mate

Joe Biden has selected Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate, ending months of speculation that the former California attorney general and one-time Democratic presidential... Read more ...

The world's last Blockbuster store is available to rent on Airbnb for the...

The world's last Blockbuster store is available to rent on Airbnb for the ultimate '90s sleepover

Best of all, since a movie rental costs $3.99, the stay will only cost $4 a night. It's only available for three one-night stays in September. Read more ...

Big 10 postpones fall sports season

Big 10 postpones fall sports season

The Big Ten Conference is postponing it's fall sports season. In a statement released Tuesday the conference said all regular-season games, championships and tournaments are... Read more ...

Dog that died at NCSU vet school tested positive for coronavirus

Dog that died at NCSU vet school tested positive for coronavirus

State officials on Tuesday reported the first confirmed case of coronavirus in a dog that died last week at the North Carolina State University Veterinary Hospital. Read more ...

Antetokounmpo ejected for headbutting Wizards player

Antetokounmpo ejected for headbutting Wizards player

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Giannis Antetokounmpo was ejected from Milwaukee's game against the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night after the NBA MVP headbutted Moritz Wagner. Read more ...