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Også viceborgmester Steen S. Hansen (S) har brugt tid på at nærstudere de to rapporter om Østbanens fremtid. Det har kun bestyrket hans opfattelse af, at skinneløsningen er den rigtige.
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A Cooking Camp Chef's Recipe For Remote Education: Make It Ambitious
Online instruction is hard, right? Well there's a teacher—a chef, actually—who appears to have cracked the code. She says her cooking classes for kids work better now than when they were in person.
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With Focus On Redistricting, Democrats Place New Emphasis On Statehouses
After the 2010 census, Republicans flipped 20 state legislative chambers, seizing control of mapmaking in many states. This year, Democrats are making sure they're mobilizing.
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Coronavirus Cases Are Surging. The Contact Tracing Workforce Is Not
NPR surveyed all 50 states about their contact tracing work. The workforce has barely grown since mid-June while cases have skyrocketed.
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Richie Lay: On National Purple Heart Day, our Purple Heart Heroes prove we are a resilient nation
This National Purple Heart Day, as our nation faces the coronavirus pandemic and civil unrest, our nation can look to our Purple Heart recipients as symbols of our strength, courage and resiliency as a nation.
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'Mask mouth': Dentists coin new term for smelly side effect of wearing a mask
Some bad breath just can’t be covered up.
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Coronavirus cases spiking from family gatherings
Family gatherings are behind spiking coronavirus cases in some states, new data shows.
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Marlins' 6-1 start is reminiscent of the 1899 Perfectos
Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly was talking about this week’s doubleheader sweep at Baltimore that involved a parade of relievers, including several newcomers rescued from unemployment, and after naming three of them he drew a blank.
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Texas Tech women's coach fired one day after report of abuse
Texas Tech fired women's basketball coach Marlene Stollings on Thursday, a day after a scathing newspaper report alleging a culture of abuse in her program.
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Flames beat Jets 4-0 in Game 4, win qualifying round series
Sean Monahan and Sam Bennett each scored a goal and an assist, and the Calgary Flames beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-0 in Game 4 on Thursday night to win their qualifying round series.
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Suns win 4th straight bubble game, top Pacers 114-99
The NBA bubble appears to have given the Phoenix Suns new life.
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Trump issues orders banning TikTok and WeChat
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Quiet please: A PGA with no fans and the new normal for golf
To those overserved boors who insist on screaming “Mashed Potatoes!” every time Dustin Johnson or Brooks Koepka unloads with their driver, we have one simple request for you.
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Gary Sanchez finally belts homer after being dropped to eighth
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Jason Day continues recent improvement with early PGA lead
Jason Day is on a pretty good run for a guy who hasn’t won a tournament in two years.
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How Travelers Are Beating Tough Flight Restrictions Eight Month Into the Pandemic
The push to normalize is seeing some try to travel internationally again, whether for a long-delayed but essential business trip or to return to where they live
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China sentences fourth Canadian to death on drug charges
China has sentenced a fourth Canadian citizen to death on drug charges in less than two years following a sharp downturn in ties over the arrest of an executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei.
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Oakland A's bench coach apologizes for apparent Nazi salute
"My gesture unintentionally resulted in a racist and horrible salute that I do not believe in. What I did is unacceptable and I deeply apologize," Christenson said in a statement.
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Portland mayor condemns rioters for 'attempting to commit murder'
Portland, Ore. Mayor Ted Wheeler Thursday evening harshly condemned the actions of rioters who attempted to set fire to a police precinct and blocked the exits while officers were inside.
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Canadian citizen is second in two days to be sentenced to death in China on drug charges
A Canadian citizen in China has been sentenced to death for transporting and manufacturing illegal substances, a Chinese court announced Friday.
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Canadian citizen is second in two days to be sentenced to death in China on drug charges
The Intermediate People's Court of Foshan City in Guangdong Province said Ye Jianhui was given the death sentence for "for the crime of transporting and manufacturing drugs, and confiscated all individuals property," according to a court statement released on Friday.
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Blake Martinez glad to finally meet new Giants teammates
Yes, they have bodies. This is what Blake Martinez confirmed after a spring and early summer spent away from his new team facility. Martinez arrived from the Packers to direct the Giants defense, but for months all he could do to connect was through Zoom meetings on his laptop. It was not until he reported...
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Manhattan Project scientists used their talents to destroy, even as they fought to save
As they learned more about the project they were working on, atomic bomb scientists pushed back. But humanity won't let new weapons go to waste.      
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The one weakness that could derail Yankees’ title hopes
PHILADELPHIA — No doubt, no debate, over where the worry can be found within this Yankees paradise. Even after committing a record sum to an elite starting pitcher last winter, even as that well-compensated, elite starting pitcher has performed well out of the gate to help the Yankees win nine of their first 12 games...
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NYC residents complain of drug use stemming from 3 hotels housing homeless
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SpaceX launches 57 more Starlink satellites, capping busy week
With the 10th Starlink launch, SpaceX has now placed nearly 600 internet relay satellites in orbit.
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De Blasio ‘grandstanding’ on police reform, so cop unions file lawsuit: reports
A coalition of 18 police unions in New York state has banded together with plans to oppose New York City’s recently approved police reform bill – which one union spokesman described as “political grandstanding” by Bill de Blasio, the city’s Democrat mayor, according to a report.
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Hawaii reinstates inter-island travel quarantine and other restrictions as Covid-19 cases surge
Hawaiian officials are tightening restrictions after a surge in Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations statewide -- with majority of the cases on the island of Oahu.
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Texas Tech women’s coach Marlene Stollings fired after report of abuse
LUBBOCK, Texas — Texas Tech fired women’s basketball coach Marlene Stollings on Thursday, a day after a scathing newspaper report alleging a culture of abuse in her program. Athletic director Kirby Hocutt announced the firing in a one-sentence statement while adding that he planned to address the decision Friday. Players made claims of abuse over...
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Tanzanian miner finds third rare tanzanite gem worth millions after record haul
A small-scale miner from Tanzania made another record discovery of one of the world's rarest gemstone this month, hauling in a precious 14 pound stone valued at $2 million, according to a report.
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Tax-free shopping coming to 10 states with sales tax holidays this weekend. Here's where to save.
Florida sales tax holiday starts Friday and Texas, Ohio, South Carolina, New Mexico, Iowa, Oklahoma and Virginia also kick off tax-free shopping.       
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Coronavirus: 7-year-old youngest to die in Georgia, health officials say
A 7-year-old old boy from Savannah, Ga. with no underlying conditions became the youngest victim to die from the coronavirus in the state, the Georgia Department of Public Health reported Thursday.
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A Daniel Jones Year 2 leap would energize the Giants
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Ex-aide pleads guilty to murder of Arkansas state Sen. Linda Collins
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A lookback at TikTok's rise and controversies
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Three dismissed from University of Louisville men's soccer team after organizing a party
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Brooks Koepka in position to pull off PGA Championship 3-peat
SAN FRANCISCO — I’m not here to pronounce the 2020 PGA Championship as done, dusted and decided after one round at TPC Harding Park. But what I am here to advise is this: Don’t bet against Brooks Koepka, who’s three rounds away from making history. Koepka’s form, missing for the better part of the past...
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Dan Crenshaw blasts Teen Vogue op-ed advocating end to private property rights
Texas Rep. Dan Crenshaw blasted Teen Vogue Thursday over an op-ed the magazine published that advocates for the eventual end of private property rights.  
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Opinion: Can the Blazers upset the Lakers in a potential first-round matchup?
The Blazers are within a half-game of eighth place in the West. If they sneak into the playoffs, could they really upset the top-seeded Lakers?       
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Inslee challenger to try and exploit governor’s coronavirus response
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India now has more than 2 million confirmed coronavirus cases
India has recorded more than 2 million total coronavirus cases, only three weeks after announcing it had hit 1 million confirmed infections, as the country's healthcare systems buckle under the pressure of the escalating pandemic.
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More Protests Erupt in Portland Outside a Police Precinct After Mayor Decries Violence
Portland police declared an unlawful assembly outside a precinct and protesters were ordered to leave
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Florida man spits on boy in restaurant, says ‘you now have coronavirus’
An intoxicated Florida man allegedly spat on a child’s face and told the boy “You now have coronavirus,” according to a report. The disturbing encounter took place last Sunday night at Ricky T’s restaurant in Treasure Island, Fox 13 news reported. Jason Copenhaver, 47, first told the boy to take his mask off at the...
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Jets receiver Josh Doctson opts out over coronavirus concerns
Jets wide receiver Josh Doctson opted out of the 2020 season before Thursday’s deadline. Doctson is the third Jets player, following linebacker C.J. Mosley and offensive lineman Leo Koloamatangi, to opt out over COVID-19 concerns. The Jets signed Doctson in February hoping he could provide some depth at receiver. He was no sure thing to...
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India Reports 2 Million Coronavirus Cases and 41,000 Deaths
The health ministry said Friday 62,538 cases were reported in the past 24 hours
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Tennessee grandma, 58, faces charges after teen's driving lesson leaves 5 hurt: police
A 58-year-old grandmother in Tennessee faces DUI and other charges after trying to teach her 13-year-old grandson to drive, resulting in injuries to five pedestrians, police say, according to reports.
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Athletics’ Ryan Christenson apologizes for apparent Nazi salute
OAKLAND, Calif. — Oakland Athletics bench coach Ryan Christenson has apologized for raising his arm during a postgame celebration in what looked like a Nazi salute. Christenson made the gesture while greeting closer Liam Hendriks following the A’s 6-4 win over the Texas Rangers on Thursday. Hendriks immediately pushed Christenson’s arm down and cameras then...
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Georgia student suspended after posting a photo of a crowded school hallway says it was 'good and necessary trouble'
A viral photo showing students in a Georgia high school crowded in hallways and with few visible masks resulted in the sophomore who posted it being suspended, she said.
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Sri Lanka's powerful Rajapaksa brothers claim landslide in parliamentary elections
Sri Lanka's ruling party has won a landslide victory in parliamentary elections, the country's Election Commission declared Friday, consolidating the Rajapaksa family's control on power.
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