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Murder charge against woman over stillborn baby is condemned by state AG

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

Our laws "do not convict women who suffer the loss of their pregnancy," the California AG said in denouncing charges against a woman whose stillborn baby had toxic levels of...
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No Wrist Corsages, Please

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Has America grown since 1984, or will the knives still be out for Biden's running mate?
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Beirut Tragedy, Tech War and India's Virus Strike: Weekend Reads

5 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Already grappling with the intensifying coronavirus pandemic, the last thing the world needed this week was more turmoil. It got some anyway.
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Golf-Wentworth women's event abandoned after fire on course

5 hours ago   |   National Post

The Rose Ladies Series Grand Final was abandoned on Saturday as wildfires at the Wentworth club that forced the suspension of play on Friday continued to pose a risk.
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PPP ends this weekend. A new program could benefit certain industries and owners - including allowing some to apply for a second government loan

PPP ends this weekend. A new program could benefit certain industries and owners - including allowing some to apply for a second government loan

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The deadline to apply for the Paycheck Protection Program is August 8. So far, the Small Business Administration approved more than 4.9 million loans for a total of more than...
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In 2020, A Woman Running Mate Won't Be A 'Hail Mary'

In 2020, A Woman Running Mate Won't Be A 'Hail Mary'

6 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

There are a lot of contrasts between Joe Biden's impending pick and past elections when women were vice presidential candidates. One that's easy to overlook: Biden is ahead in...
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In 2020, A Woman Running Mate Won't Be A 'Hail Mary'

In 2020, A Woman Running Mate Won't Be A 'Hail Mary'

6 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

There are a lot of contrasts between Joe Biden's impending pick and past elections when women were vice presidential candidates. One that's easy to overlook: Biden is ahead in...
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Column One: They're Olympic gold medalists. But this U.S. team was forged in tragedy

6 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Despite deaths, accidents and a mass shooting, the U.S. Olympic women's water polo team has climbed back from adversity again and again.
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Texas Tech AD vows to improve women's basketball culture after firing abusive coach

6 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

“We have failed them and we have to do better,” Kirby Hocutt said Friday while apologizing to Lady Raiders' players following the firing of Marlene Stollings.
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For Three Suffragists, a Monument Well Past Due

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

Central Park will soon unveil its first sculpture depicting nonfictional female figures. “The fact that nobody even noticed that women were missing in Central Park - what does...
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Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

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

A Sarri state of affairs: Juventus coach gave his bosses little choice but...

A Sarri state of affairs: Juventus coach gave his bosses little choice but to sack him after being so blunt about his expectations

Juventus's limp exit from the Champions League at home to Lyon in the round of 16 meant the writing was on the wall for Maurizio Sarri, and his words at the end of his first... 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Pakistan in control with England 167-5 at tea chasing 277

Pakistan in control with England 167-5 at tea chasing 277

MANCHESTER, England - Yasir Shah put Pakistan in pole position to beat England at tea on day 4 of the first test at Old Trafford on Saturday. Read more ...

Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty...

Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty University after viral photo

Jerry Falwell Jr. has agreed to take “an indefinite leave of absence” from his role as president of Liberty University after the release of a viral photo that showed him... Read more ...

Trump defends gathering at Bedminster golf club as ‘peaceful protest'

Trump defends gathering at Bedminster golf club as ‘peaceful protest'

“You know you have an exclusion in the law. It says peaceful protest or political activity, right?” Trump said. Read more ...