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 2021-08-01 00:30 

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Stimulus Check Update: Californians Will Get $600 in September, Monthly $2K Petition Grows...

About 26 million of the state's 39.5 million residents can expect to receive a payment....

 2021-07-31 23:10 

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Professor Sues Student Who Complained to University About Failing Grade...

The Connecticut professor is also suing Fairfield University for defamation....

 2021-07-31 23:00 

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The Smartest Mid-Size Dog Breeds...

These dogs generally stand between 15 and 25 inches tall when fully-grown and are relatively easy to train....

 2021-07-31 22:30 

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21 of 29 People Test Positive for COVID-19 After Oregon Family Reunion—13 Fully Vaccinated...

The vaccine remains effective, and breakthrough cases are expected, according to the CDC...

 2021-07-31 22:16 

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'HIGH VOLTAGE': Utah Police Crack Down on People Swinging from Hammocks on Power Lines...

The Weber County Sheriff's Office said the power lines carry 75,000 kilovolts of electricity, and that setting up hammocks there is "extremely risky."...

 2021-07-31 21:51 

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U.S. Vaccinations Ramp Up With Shots Passing 700,000 for Four Straight Days...

White House Chief of Staff Ronald Klain said roughly 3 million people received their first shot in the past week, marking a significant increase in the country's vaccination rollout....

 2021-07-31 21:18 

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GOP Rep. Crawford Says 'Don't Know' If COVID-19 Worse than Common Cold Amid Delta Surge...

"I believe that the COVID virus is real," GOP Rep. Rick Crawford said. "However, I don't know that it's any worse than the common cold."...

 2021-07-31 21:09 

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23 Percent of Republican Men Have Favorable View of White Nationalists: Poll...

Seventeen percent of Democratic Party men in the survey also said they have some form of "favorable" view of white nationalist groups....

 2021-07-31 20:54 

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TikTok Star Anthony Barajas Dies After Being Gunned Down at 'Purge' Movie Screening...

TikTok star Anthony Barajas died Saturday morning after he was shot Monday in a movie theater in Corona, California, the police department said....

 2021-07-31 20:45 

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Russians Hacked Top US Prosecutors, Including Offices Handling Trump, Giuliani Probe...

The Department of Justice said the accounts were "compromised in connection" with the 2020 SolarWinds hack....

 2021-07-31 20:36 

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24 Percent of Latina Women Have Lost Family Member to COVID-19: Poll...

The survey also found that Latina women are at least 5 percent more likely to become sick with COVID-19 than other women of color....

 2021-07-31 20:15 

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Florida Sets Daily COVID-19 Record With 21,683 New Cases...

The state saw its highest daily case number since January....

 2021-07-31 19:50 

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Doctor Warns Sending Children to School Unmasked Will Lead to Further Delta Variant Spread...

"This is a different virus than we were dealing with last fall," Dr. Eddie Stenehjem said in a Facebook Live....

 2021-07-31 19:17 

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U.S. Sees Ongoing Spike in Gun, Ammo Sales: 'I've Never Seen Anything Like It'...

In the first six months of 2021, the FBI has conducted more than 22 million background checks for gun sales....

 2021-07-31 19:07 

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Powerball Drawing For 07/31/21, Saturday Jackpot is $199 Million...

Saturday night's 07/31/21 Powerball jackpot is estimated at $199 million, with a cash option worth $144.0 million....

 2021-07-31 18:54 

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Congress Weighing Ban on Recurring Donations, Could Further Hurt Trump PAC's Monthly Haul...

"It's almost like theft," FEC Commissioner Ellen Weintraub said. "I don't want to see donors tricked."...

 2021-07-31 18:32 

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Cori Bush, Ayanna Pressley Sleep on Capitol Steps as Millions Face Eviction as Moratorium Ends...

"Your whole life turns upside down," Bush said. "That's what's going to happen to seven million people over the course of the next few weeks."...

 2021-07-31 18:18 

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Letters Show Clash Between Florida Mayors Over Access to Surfside Condo Collapse Site...

"It would not be an understatement to characterize our need to access the collapse site as an emergency," Mayor Burkett wrote to Mayor Levine Cava....

 2021-07-31 17:58 

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California Offering Cash Incentives to Cut Energy Use to Avoid Rolling Blackouts...

Gavin Newsom announced the incentive as a way to free up energy supplies to meet demand amid the increasing threat of extreme heat events and wildfires....

 2021-07-31 17:27 

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Nurse Says It's Defeating to Have COVID Patients Die Knowing Shot 'Could Make a Difference'...

"I can't explain the feeling of defeat when you do everything, you pour everything into a patient and it's not enough," she said....

 2021-07-31 17:15 

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60 Seattle Bars, Restaurants Requiring COVID Vaccine to Eat, Drink...

"This is about protecting our staff and protecting our guests," one Seattle restaurant owner said....

 2021-07-31 17:10 

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Trump Says He Didn't Ask DOJ to Call Election 'Corrupt,' Demands Voter Fraud Investigation...

"In fact, it is just the opposite," Trump said of the handwritten notes reportedly penned by him....

 2021-07-31 16:55 

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'We Live in A Boat That Survived Dunkirk And an IRA Bombing'...

In total we've spent $167,000 (120,000) buying and renovating the boat, but we now have a home in London and we are moored by apartments that can sell for as much as $9.7million (7million)....

 2021-07-31 16:53 

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French Police Deploy Tear Gas to Disperse Crowd Protesting COVID Passes...

The protests are against a health pass that requires proof of a COVID-19 vaccine, a negative virus test or recent recovery from COVID to enter public places....

 2021-07-31 16:36 

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Man Alleges He Was Fired by Burger King Over Colostomy Bag: 'My Morale Was Crushed'...

"I don't really care about the money. It's more about making a statement that things like this are unacceptable," the man said about suing the fast-food giant....

 2021-07-31 16:14 

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Father of Corona Movie Theater Shooting Victim Lashes Out at Suspect in Court: 'Look at Me!'...

"Look at me, bro," he said in the video, which was posted by a local television news station. "Look at me. Look at me."...

 2021-07-31 16:00 

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Russian Ambassador Defends Athletes Over Doping Speculation...

Moscow's envoy to Washington, Anatoly Antonov said Russian athletes were among the most tested at the Tokyo Olympics....

 2021-07-31 15:58 

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Xi Jinping Urges China to Prep for 'Military Struggle' Amid Afghanistan Security Concerns...

"The consolidation of national defense and a strong military must be accelerated," Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Friday....

 2021-07-31 15:51 

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Bill Maher Bemoans 'Cancel Culture' Surrounding 'Woke' Olympics...

The comedian and talk show host branded cancel culture "an insanity that is swallowing up the world"...

 2021-07-31 15:35 

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Dallas Firefighter Accused of Saying He Had COVID to Get Time Off From Work...

The warrant alleges William Carter lied about positive virus diagnoses for himself, his spouse and child and received more than $12,000 in paid sick leave....

 2021-07-31 15:25 

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Burger King Worker Allegedly Pulled Gun on Customers at Drive-Thru, Faces Charges...

Police said they apprehended the man not far from the Burger King and found a handgun in his backpack....

 2021-07-31 15:19 

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Asa Hutchison Met With Jeers During COVID Event as Cases Surge in Arkansas: 'Liar'...

Governor Hutchinson faced backlash from hecklers as he attempted to promote COVID-19 vaccinations on Friday....

 2021-07-31 14:54 

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Oregon AG Calls for Release of Names Who Died From Heat Wave, Says It Will 'Help Inform Public'...

Requests for the information were previously denied by the state medical examiner....

 2021-07-31 14:44 

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Texas Dem Lawmaker Compares Walkout to Sam Houston Battle for Independence...

State Rep. Alex Dominguez referenced the 1836 battle between Sam Houston and Antonio Lpez de Santa Anna, which secured Texas' independence from Mexico....

 2021-07-31 14:19 

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U.S. May Experience Another Year of COVID Waves Before Things Turn Around: Expert...

"I think we're in for at least another year in this country of waves and surges of COVID," Dr. Celine Gounder said....

 2021-07-31 14:10 

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Tokyo Sets New Daily COVID Record After Cases More Than Doubled in First Week of Olympics...

On Saturday, city officials said at least 4,058 people tested positive for COVID-19, marking the highest its been since the pandemic first began....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

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50 Counties in Florida Where Residents Spend Most of Their Paycheck on Housing...

From Miami-Dade to Santa Rosa, find out where in Florida most of people's take-home pay goes to their monthly rent....

 2021-07-31 13:59 

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Cori Bush Blasts Some Democrats for Vacationing Rather Than Extending Evictions Moratorium...

"We slept at the Capitol last night to ask them to come back and do their jobs. Today's their last chance. We're still here," Bush tweeted on Saturday....

 2021-07-31 13:40 

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Sarah Palin on Running for Senate: 'If God Wants Me to Do It, I Will'...

The former governor of Alaska told a religious event that she would hope to have better support from Christians if she returned to politics....

 2021-07-31 13:31 

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Mark Meadows Touts Donald Trump's Endorsement Power Despite Texas Candidate Defeat...

The former White House chief of staff insisted the former president's endorsement has "unbelievable power at perhaps historic levels."...

 2021-07-31 13:04 

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Elaine Thompson-Herah Wins 100m Gold, Breaks Olympic Record...

The Jamaican sprinter completed the race on Saturday in a contest record time of 10.61 seconds, beating her closest rival by .13 seconds...

 2021-07-31 13:00 

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Neutering a Dog Rules and Costs...

Neutering a dog can minimize sexual aggression and eliminate the risk of unwanted pregnancy. However age, cost and size of your pet need to be considered....

 2021-07-31 12:43 

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Piers Morgan Rejects Criticism Over Contrasting Ben Stokes, Simone Biles Reactions...

England cricket all-rounder Ben Stokes is taking a break from the sport in order to "prioritize his mental well-being."...

 2021-07-31 11:40 

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Katie Ledecky Insists She'll Compete in 2024 After 800m Triumph: 'Not My Last Swim'...

After winning the event for the third consecutive Olympic Games, the swimming star suggested she could aim to compete in at least one, if not two, more....

 2021-07-31 11:18 

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Who Is MyKayla Skinner? Gymnast Replacing Simone Biles in Vault...

The Arizona gymnast won silver in vault at the 2021 U.S. National Championships, finishing behind Simone Biles....

 2021-07-31 11:00 

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Mixed Events Day Explained: Relays on Track and in Pool, Judo and Triathlon...

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) made an announcement back in June 2017 that it would add additional mixed gender events to the games in Tokyo....

 2021-07-31 11:00 

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Gwen Berry, Olympic Record, Family, Details for Hammer Thrower...

Gwen Berry turned her back on the Stars and Stripes when the national anthem was played after her Olympic qualifier in June....

 2021-07-31 11:00 

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25 Celebs You Didn't Know got Their Start on Disney...

Oscar nominees, Grammy award winners and chart-toppers have emerged from the world of Mickey Mouse....

 2021-07-31 10:53 

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Novak Djokovic Pulls Out of Doubles Match, Missing Last Chance of 2020 Medal...

The Serbian had earlier suffered a shock defeat to Pablo Carreno Busta in the men's singles bronze medal match....

 2021-07-31 10:27 

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Ted Lieu Weighing Legal Ramifications of Reported Trump Justice Department Call...

The Californian congressman responded to a report that notes showed the ex-president had called for the 2020 election to be called "corrupt."...

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