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Biden vs. Trump: The Battle Over US Energy Policy And Its Consequences

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

US energy policy has emerged as one of the core issues in the 2020 presidential elections. The Democratic party has elevated it to its highest priority. The outcome will not...
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U.S. Intel: Russia Works to Undermine Biden as China Opposes Trump's Re-Election

2 hours ago   |   Time

U.S. intelligence officials believe that Russia is using a variety of measures to denigrate Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden ahead of the November election and that...
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Americans are moving around too much and taking coronavirus with them, expert says

Americans are moving around too much and taking coronavirus with them, expert says

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

COVID-19 precautions need to stay consistent - whether or not the numbers are coming down - because the more Americans move around the more the virus does too, a health expert...
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One of the world's top COVID-19 vaccines is ‘stuck' in customs-Is the delay deliberate?

One of the world's top COVID-19 vaccines is ‘stuck' in customs-Is the delay deliberate?

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . On May 16, Canadian Prime Minister...
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Sweden's no-lockdown strategy is beginning to look like less of an outlier, but still doesn't compare well to other countries

Sweden's no-lockdown strategy is beginning to look like less of an outlier, but still doesn't compare well to other countries

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Sweden has been a closely-watched example of a country which decided to not to implement a lockdown in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The government said that theirs was a...
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US intel: Russia acting against Biden; China opposes Trump

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - U.S. intelligence officials believe that Russia is using a variety of measures to denigrate Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden ahead of the November...
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Chicago closes some streets to make room for more outdoor dining

Chicago closes some streets to make room for more outdoor dining

14 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - The City of Chicago is starting to close some streets along commercial corridors to make room for more outdoor dining. On Friday, Mayor Lightfoot gave the green light...
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Trump vows executive action if Democrats ‘continue to hold Covid-19 relief hostage'

Trump vows executive action if Democrats ‘continue to hold Covid-19 relief hostage'

17 hours ago   |   RT

US President Donald Trump has vowed to intervene should Democrats continue to hold a new coronavirus relief package “hostage,” saying he would take executive action if talks...
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IRS Gives Businesses a Break for Donations to Charitable Funds

19 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Businesses donating to charitable funds in exchange for a state tax credit can deduct those costs from their federal taxes, according to regulations released on Friday.
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California sorts through coronavirus data as glitch stymies policy decisions

California sorts through coronavirus data as glitch stymies policy decisions

19 hours ago   |   Politico

OAKLAND - California's top health official said Friday the state has identified why its infectious disease reporting system failed and is working through a backlog of 250,000...
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AP source: MAC cancels fall football season due to virus

AP source: MAC cancels fall football season due to virus

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first league competing at college football's highest level to cancel its fall season because of COVID-19 concerns. Read more ...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of marijuana will be freed

He's already served nine years in prison. Read more ...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found wandering alone in Florida

The FBI is now involved in the case of a missing Georgia woman whose toddler was found barefoot, wandering alone in a Florida city two weeks ago. Read more ...

Maurizio Sarri SACKED by Juventus after Italian side crashes out of UEFA...

Maurizio Sarri SACKED by Juventus after Italian side crashes out of UEFA Champions League

Juventus have sacked head coach Maurizio Sarri following the Serie A side's UEFA Champions League exit at the hands of French side Lyon on Friday night. Sarri took over the... Read more ...

Police deploy tear gas as protesters in Lebanon try to break into parliament...

Police deploy tear gas as protesters in Lebanon try to break into parliament building following massive Beirut explosion

Huge crowds gathered close to Lebanon's parliament building blaming the government for the massive ammonium nitrate explosion. Demonstrators tried to break the barriers and... Read more ...

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with Biden in Delaware just days before...

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with Biden in Delaware just days before he was expected to announce his VP pick

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with Joe Biden last Sunday, days before the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee was expected to announce his running mate, the... Read more ...

New daily COVID-19 cases in Allegheny County continue to fall

New daily COVID-19 cases in Allegheny County continue to fall

Allegheny County reported 87 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, the sixth day in the past eight with a total below 100, and one new death. Read more ...

Bottas on pole for Silverstone GP ahead of teammate Hamilton

Bottas on pole for Silverstone GP ahead of teammate Hamilton

SILVERSTONE, England - Valtteri Bottas qualified in pole position Saturday ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton for Formula One's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix. Read more ...

Joe Arpaio, pardoned by President Trump, loses bid to win back Arizona...

Joe Arpaio, pardoned by President Trump, loses bid to win back Arizona sheriff's post

"I still took a shot at it," he said. I'm not ashamed." Read more ...

Kanye West booted off Illinois ballot amid thousands of invalid signatures

Kanye West booted off Illinois ballot amid thousands of invalid signatures

Kanye West won't be appearing on the presidential ballot for his home state after election officials in Illinois found that 1,900 of the 3,128 signatures West submitted are... Read more ...