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Indonesia Bets on $100 Billion State Spending to Rekindle Growth

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Indonesia's government will spend aggressively in the coming months to support a nascent economic recovery after measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic sent Southeast...
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Biden backs out of attending Democratic convention on Covid-19 fears, will instead accept presidential nomination VIRTUALLY

Biden backs out of attending Democratic convention on Covid-19 fears, will instead accept presidential nomination VIRTUALLY

6 hours ago   |   RT   |   5 articles

Joe Biden won't be traveling to Milwaukee as planned to accept the Democratic presidential nomination - he and other scheduled speakers at the party's national convention will...
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Science proves that microwaves suck at almost everything

Science proves that microwaves suck at almost everything

6 hours ago   |   New York Post

Microwaves are one of those modern conveniences that everyone uses but that nobody is particularly fond of. I mean let's be real here, you know that heating stuff up on your...
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What Is Ammonium Nitrate, the Chemical that Exploded in Beirut?

7 hours ago   |   Scientific American

The blast injured thousands and killed at least 78 people
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SpaceX's Starship SN5 Prototype Soars in First Test Flight

8 hours ago   |   Scientific American   |   2 articles

The short hop could be a big leap toward future missions to Mars
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Joe Biden Will Not Travel to Milwaukee to Accept the Democratic Presidential Nomination

8 hours ago   |   Time   |   8 articles

Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept the Democratic presidential nomination because of concerns over the coronavirus, party officials said Wednesday, signaling a...
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Kodak's $765 Million U.S. Loan Prompts Probe by House Democrats

8 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

House Democrats have launched an investigation into Eastman Kodak Co.'s $765 million government loan and are seeking documents from a U.S. agency involved in granting the...
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We Need to Do Better on Virus Testing, Fauci Says

9 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases, says the government has to do better when it comes to Covid-19 testing. He spoke to...
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Fauci: I've Never Seen an Infection Like This

9 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases, says even though they handle the virus better, young people still need to take steps...
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NYC Imposes Traveler Checkpoints To Enforce Covid Quarantine

9 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   4 articles

New York City will stop travelers from 35 states and territories with high Covid-19 transmission rates at train stations, airports, and bridge and tunnel crossings to enforce...
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Daisy Coleman, sexual assault survivor turned victim advocate, has died at 23

Daisy Coleman, sexual assault survivor turned victim advocate, has died at 23

Daisy Coleman a sexual assault survivor turned victim advocate and subject of the Netflix documentary “Audrie & Daisy,” has died at the age of 23, according to her mother. Read more ...

NCAA says athletes must be given opt out option, hands call on fall...

NCAA says athletes must be given opt out option, hands call on fall championships to each division

The NCAA Board of Directors said schools must honor an athlete's scholarship if the athlete opts out of the coming season because of concerns about COVID-19. Read more ...

NYC announces COVID-19 checkpoint plan

NYC announces COVID-19 checkpoint plan

Travelers coming to New York City from 35 states and territories on New York state's COVID-19 quarantine list may be met at bridges and train stations and told to fill out... Read more ...

'Who's the Boss?' gets reboot with Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano

'Who's the Boss?' gets reboot with Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano

A brand new life is ahead for the vintage sitcom "Who's the Boss?” and its devoted fans. Read more ...

Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

Chicago Public Schools, the nation's third-largest school system, will start the coming school year with fully remote learning for all students. Read more ...

Cruise industry extends sailing suspension from US ports through October

Cruise industry extends sailing suspension from US ports through October

The Cruise Lines International Association announced they are extending the suspension of cruise operations until at least November. Read more ...

76ers beat Wizards 107-98; Simmons leaves with knee injury

76ers beat Wizards 107-98; Simmons leaves with knee injury

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - The Philadelphia 76ers showed they could hold it together - at least for a little while - without All-Stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. Read more ...

Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

Disney said Tuesday afternoon that its theme parks division took a $3.5 billion hit due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Facebook launches its new TikTok clone: Instagram Reels

Facebook launches its new TikTok clone: Instagram Reels

Facebook's Instagram is officially launching its answer to the hit short video app TikTok - Instagram Reels . The new Instagram feature will let users record and edit 15-second... Read more ...

Neil Young sues Trump campaign, deriding use of famous tunes

Neil Young sues Trump campaign, deriding use of famous tunes

The legendary singer cited repeated use of two songs: "Rockin' in the Free World" and "Devil's Sidewalk." Read more ...