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Florida Smashes U.S. State Record Of Daily New Cases: More Than 15,200

Cars line up for drive-through COVID-19 testing at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg, Fla. The state reported a…

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Iranian Report Details Chain Of Mistakes In Shooting Down Ukrainian Passenger Plane

Rescue teams examine the wreckage of a Ukrainian airliner shot down shortly after take-off in the Iranian capital Tehran on Jan. 8. Iran says a…

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Roger Stone Clemency Latest Example Of Trump Rewarding His Friends, Scholars Say

President Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone on Friday, just days before he was set to report to prison. Scholars…

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How 6 Problem-Solvers Tackled Pandemic Challenges In Their Neighborhoods

Left: Tech entrepreneur Ruchit Garg is helping farmers connect to customers in India. Center: A mariachi band brings music and joy to the streets of…

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You Haven’t Heard The Last Of Iowa This Election Cycle

Facing a heavy burden from trade and the coronavirus, “Iowa’s just in a position to be in maybe more ready than other states to make…

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Trump Wears Mask In Public For First Time During Walter Reed Visit

President Donald Trump wore a mask during his visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., on Saturday. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption…

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Thomas Chatterton Williams On Debate, Criticism And The Letter In ‘Harper’s Magazine’

Thomas Chatterton Williams, along with more than 150 journalists, authors and writers, published a letter decrying the “intolerant climate that has set in on all…

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Masks And Mouse Ears: Disney World Reopens As Coronavirus Cases Climb In Florida

Cinderella’s Castle rises above Bay Lake at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World on Saturday. Disney reopened two of its Florida parks after nearly…

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‘Unprecedented, Historic Corruption’: Romney Joins Critics Of Stone’s Commutation

Roger Stone, seen here leaving a federal courthouse earlier this year in Washington, D.C., will not have to serve his three-year prison sentence for lying…

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As Kenya Keeps Schools Shut, Teen Pregnancies Are Rising

In Nairobi’s Kibera slum in April, Nancy Andeka, 45, teaches her and her neighbor’s children at home as schools are closed due to the coronavirus….

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