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Where Kamala Harris stands on the issues
The California senator has a long record as a prosecutor and U.S. senator.
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Op-Ed: The Trump administration pushes Bristol Bay closer to disaster
Pebble Mine remains a mortal threat to the people, native culture and watershed of pristine, rich and wild Southwest Alaska.
latimes.com
These siblings were separated in 1946. Here's how they finally reconnected in 2020.
Lamar Hoke Jr., 78, and his sister, Connie Stanley, 85, thought that they were never going to find one another, but, after 74 years, they did.        
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Letters to the Editor: Where in the Bible is the command to worship indoors during a pandemic?
Defying court orders and holding indoor church services is a reckless way for a pastor to prove his faith in God.
latimes.com
Editorial: A new state ethnic studies proposal hits closer to the mark
A new draft state curriculum for a high-school course in ethnic studies drops the jargon and much of the politics in favor of a more coherent and flexible approach.
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Letters to the Editor: It's reckless to whip up fear over releasing inmates because of COVID-19
California prisoners face grave dangers because of COVID-19. We have to release them, nonviolent and violent offenders alike.
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Stay-at-home toys from Fisher-Price put playtime into the coronavirus pandemic
Fisher-Price continues its COVID-19-inspired toys with a make-believe work from home play set complete with toy laptop, smartphone and headset.       
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Rep. Eric Swalwell: Kamala Harris will be a great VP and help Biden undo harm Trump has caused
I know that Sen. Kamala Harris will be an exceptional vice president of the United States because I know where she comes from.
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Letters to the Editor: Trump's nonstop lying alone was impeachable. Let's hold future leaders accountable
It's astounding that President Trump has not been held accountable for constantly lying to the American people.
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'Teeth The Size Of Bananas'; New Study Paints Picture Of 'Terror Crocodiles'
A new study reveals there were multiple species of Deinosuchus, the giant crocodylians that lived 75 million years ago. They were among the largest predators in the ecosystem and ate dinosaurs.
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Tourism collapse puts wildlife conservation in peril
You'd think that the sudden collapse in tourism would be a boon for wildlife in national parks and protected areas. But you'd be wrong. Find out why animals are in more peril than ever during the pandemic.
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Tourism collapse puts wildlife conservation in peril
Two decades ago, Rosa María Ruiz purchased 4,000 hectares (9,885 acres) of land along the Beni River, near the small village of Rurrenabaque, with the goal of transforming it from a heavily logged patch of the Bolivian Amazon into a thriving private wildlife reserve.
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Is Ellen a Hero or an Embarrassment to the Gay Community?
DeGeneres had to be tough to make it to the top. But that doesn’t excuse alleged abuses of those on the bottom.
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NJ gym that defied coronavirus restrictions gets license rescinded: report
A New Jersey gym had it's licensed revoked during a town vote on Tuesday after its owners repeatedly defied a state order to remain closed during the coronavirus pandemic, according to multiple reports.
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New York Tries to Keep Cool
A heat advisory is in effect until Wednesday night, and the high humidity poses a risk to vulnerable residents.
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The Trump Administration Is Sealing the End of Cyberspace
The U.S. government has surrendered to China’s vision of a national—not international—internet.
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Trump, a Total Non-Phony, Gave Money to Kamala Harris’ Past Campaigns
The president who sports a fake tan wants you to think it's his opponent who is “phony.”
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NHLPA's Fehr buoyed by 0 positive tests; `So far so good'
Zero players testing positive for COVID-19 in the two weeks since NHL teams arrived at their two respective playoff hub cities. And a powerful opening night statement on social and racial justice issues made by the league and its players.
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Spring college football: When? How much? Who plays?
Back in April, not long after the pandemic canceled the NCAA basketball tournament, the idea of moving the 2020 college football to the spring of 2021 was already being tossed around.
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Lehner, Golden Knights shut down Blackhawks 4-1 in opener
Robin Lehner had more trouble with one of his skates than he did with his former team.
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Blackmon raises batting average to .500, Rockies top Arizona
Charlie Blackmon raised his batting average to an amazing .500 with three more hits, including a key double during a six-run burst in the eighth inning that led the Colorado Rockies over the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-7 Tuesday night.
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For decades, she searched for a 4-leaf clover. She found something even more rare: A 6-leaf one.
According to clover lore, the more leaves the better. The first four represent faith, hope, love and luck. The fifth: money. And the sixth: longevity.        
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usatoday.com
Serena and Venus win, now Williams sisters play each other
Serena Williams was calm in a return more dramatic than some might have expected — even after a long layoff.
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Biden's choice of Harris for ticket not universally embraced by party
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Portland beats Orlando 2-1 to claim MLS is Back championship
Soaked in sweat and doused in water, the Portland Timbers hoisted the MLS is Back trophy at midfield and then headed toward a giant TV screen filled with fans cheering from afar.
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HHS Secretary Azar casts doubt on Putin's virus vaccine claim
Alex Azar says the push to develop a COVID-19 vaccine isn't "a race to be first" and notes the supposed Russian vaccine is far from finished with its testing phases.
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Payroll Tax Delay To Boost Take-Home Pay, But Don't Spend It Yet
President Trump has directed the Treasury Department to stop collecting payroll taxes this fall in an effort to boost workers' paychecks. But the move is temporary, and could spark headaches in 2021.
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npr.org
John Wayne’s daughters defend late star after his shocking Playboy interview resurfaces: He ‘loved people’
John Wayne’s daughters are coming forward to defend their late father’s legacy after his shocking 1971 interview with Playboy resurfaced.
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How The Coronavirus Has Upended College Admissions
Because of the pandemic, many students will be applying without standardized test scores and several other metrics selective schools have long relied on to make admissions decisions.
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npr.org
U.S. Puts Kodak Deal On Hold Amid Scrutiny Of Its Finances
The decision to entrust $765 million of taxpayer money to the former maker of photographic equipment raises several questions about the Trump administration's due diligence of Kodak.
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'Leaving us behind': High-risk students ask, why can't all college courses be offered online?
Thousands of students with weakened immune systems fear they're being left behind at colleges that resume in-person classes without online options.       
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'Marrying Millions' stars Erica and Rick say criticism over their 46-year age difference is 'kind of funny'
"Marrying Millions" is all about worlds colliding.
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Meghan Markle’s faith in God got her through the ‘darkest moments’ of her life, book claims
Meghan Markle relied on her faith in God to get her through the “darkest moments” of her life.
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Move over, 401(k) plans: Some employers now offer student-loan help as a workplace benefit
Student loans have moved up to second place, behind mortgages, among the main types of consumer debts out there. It's an issue for younger workers.      
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5 Takeaways On The New Biden-Harris Presidential Ticket
Beyond making history, Biden showed his vision for the future, opened a window into his decision-making and picked someone who will likely be able to stand up well in a vice-presidential debate.
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Jason Chaffetz: Kamala Harris, Biden's VP pick – here's what she brings to the ticket
With only 84 days until election night, will Harris solve this election problem for Biden?
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Our Pandemic Learning Curve
This virus demands rapid response. But science moves slowly.
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slate.com
Lightning outlast Blue Jackets 3-2 in 5 OT thriller
By the time he launched the last shot, Brayden Point was just trying to do anything he could to end the fourth-longest game in NHL history.
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Dube scores twice as Flames beat Stars 3-2 in Game 1
Rasmus Andersson snapped a tie after Dillon Dube scored twice in the first period for the confident Calgary Flames, who beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 in Game 1 of their best-of-seven Western Conference playoff series Tuesday.
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Indians keeping Clevinger, Plesac away after violations
The Cleveland Indians went a step further than just putting Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac into quarantine.
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AP Top Stories August 12 A
Here's the latest for Wednesday August 12th: Kamala Harris to appear with Joe Biden; Rep. Ilhan Omar wins Democratic primary; D.A. says certain Portland protesters won't be prosecuted; Trump urges college football teams to play.       
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Americans' confidence in police falls to its lowest level in nearly three decades, new Gallup poll shows
Around 48% of Americans said they have a "great deal" or "quite a lot" of confidence in police, down from 53% the previous year, Gallup reported.
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Americans' confidence in police falls to its lowest level in nearly three decades, new Gallup poll shows
Americans' confidence in police has hit a new low -- aided in large part by a growing gap between Black and White people about how much they trust officers.
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Indiana woman killed in storm, found clutching great-grandson, 4, inside home: report
An Indiana woman has died after she was found holding her four-year-old great-grandson inside a debris-filled mobile home struck by Monday's storm, in what family members called a heroic act, according to a report.
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Do TikTok and WeChat pose real threats to national security?
President Donald Trump made good on his threat to crack down on two popular Chinese-owned social media apps -- TikTok & WeChat -- on grounds of national security, issuing executive orders that would ban the apps in 45 days if they are not sold by their parent companies. CNN's Selina Wang speaks to security experts on whether the two apps pose any real threats.
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Coronavirus updates: US records more than 1,000 new deaths from COVID-19
A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 741,000 people worldwide.
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China to Bring Up Measures Against WeChat and TikTok in Upcoming U.S. Trade Talks
A virtual meeting will likely take place as soon as this week though a date hasn’t been finalized
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time.com
Looks to be another Atlantic tropical storm for the record books
Tropical Depression 11 formed yesterday is forecast to strengthen later today which would make it the earliest J named storm on record. CNN Meteorologist Tyler Mauldin has the details.
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