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Brazil’s Bolsonaro bit by large bird after reflecting on ‘horrible’ quarantine
Following his diagnosis with the coronavirus last week, Brazillian president Jair Bolsonaro complained of his “horrible” self-isolation during an interview Monday — and was then promptly bitten by a large bird in full view of his country’s press corps. Bolsonaro has been quarantined at the Palácio da Alvorada, Brazil’s presidential residence, following his positive test...
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Naya Rivera remembered by family as ‘amazing talent’ and ‘even greater person’
“While we grieve the loss of our beautiful legend, we are blessed to honor her everlasting legacy and magnetic spirit,” Rivera’s family said in a statement.
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Jamaal Bowman claims his lead is expanding over Rep. Engel in mail-in count
Jamaal Bowman’s campaign said the Democratic insurgent’s sizeable lead over veteran Rep. Eliot Engel has expanded during the early counting of absentee ballots. Bowman’s assertion comes as the embattled incumbent has filed suit in court to preserve his right to ask a judge to review disqualified ballots. Bowman declared victory in last month’s primary after...
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Senator Lifts Hold On Military Promotions After Assurances On Impeachment Witness
Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., had demanded proof that Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who retired last week, was included on a list of more than 1,000 officers submitted to the White House for promotion.
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The US reports more than 67,000 new cases, highest daily jump so far
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Labs are getting more coronavirus tests than they can process in a day
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Without restaurant jobs, what happens to artists?
Some in the art and music industry worry that the lack of restaurant jobs is putting a strain on New York's creative class. (July 14)       
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Racing for a Remedy: Virus Animation
Animation of the profile of the COVID-19 Virus (July 15)       
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Nissan unveils its first electric SUV, the Ariya
The Nissan Ariya, the company's first all-electric SUV, will be able to drive up to 300 miles on a single charge and features a high-tech interior, with almost no buttons or knobs, according to the automaker.
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Nissan Ariya photos: See the new electric SUV
Nissan revealed the Ariya, an electric SUV, on Wednesday with plans to bring the vehicle to U.S. dealerships in the second half of 2021.       
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Nissan reveals $40,000 electric SUV: Nissan Ariya to arrive in 2021
Nissan on Wednesday revealed the Nissan Ariya, a $40,000 SUV with up to 300 miles of range. It is expected to hit the U.S. in the second half of 2021.       
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Former VA hospital employee pleads guilty to murder of seven veterans
A West Virginia Veteran’s Affairs worker pleaded guilty on Tuesday to killing seven patients by injecting them with doses of insulin, according to a report. Reta Mays, who worked as a nursing assistant at the Louis A. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Clarksburg, pleaded guilty to a total of eight felonies: seven second-degree murder...
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ViacomCBS cuts ties with Nick Cannon over 'hateful speech' and 'anti-Semitic' comments
ViacomCBS is cutting ties with Nick Cannon after more than a decade following the actor's anti-Semitic sentiments on his podcast.        
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Doug Schoen: Trump is big winner and Sessions is big loser in Tuesday primaries, while Dems remain divided
Several Trump-backed candidates defeated their opponents in primaries Tuesday and unquestionably benefited significantly from the president’s support. The most notable of these was former Auburn University football coach Tommy Tuberville, who defeated former senator and attorney General Jeff Sessions for the GOP nomination for a U.S. Senate seat n Alabama.
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Atlanta Wendy's where Rayshard Brooks was killed gets demolished: report
The Atlanta Wendy’s where Rayshard Brooks was killed by police last month was torn down on Tuesday, according to multiple reports.
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What to watch on Wednesday: ‘United We Fall’ on ABC
Wednesday July 15, 2020 | NBCUniversal’s Peacock launches with new programming.
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Southern California officials ask governor to intervene in ‘unconscionable’ release of sex offender
Officials in Orange County, California, are calling on Gov. Gavin Newsom to intervene in the case of a “dangerous” sex offender who was released from a state mental hospital after more than 20 years when the hospital let his hold expire on Saturday.
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July 14 coronavirus news
The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. In many places, as countries reopen, Covid-19 cases are on the rise. Follow here for the latest.
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Jana Kramer reveals she auditioned for this 'Real Housewives' franchsie
Jana Kramer is an actress, a singer, a mother, a wife and possibly in the future, a reality star.
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Tyra Banks to be named as new ‘Dancing With the Stars’ host
Tyra Banks is twirling into the ballroom — not actually dancing, but hosting the upcoming season of ABC’s “Dancing With The Stars,” Variety has confirmed. Banks’ new gig comes after news broke on Monday that longtime host Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews would be departing the show. Banks is set to be officially announced as...
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The seven most irreplaceable players in the American League
As of Tuesday, there were eight American League teams listed in the baseball odds provided by William Hill that had 6-to-1 or better odds to win their division. For the Yankees, the most indispensable player — the one whose loss would most hurt their division-title chances — is Gleyber Torres. The other seven: Angels: Shohei...
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Dancers outside Brooklyn jail are ‘cover movement’ for Nxivm sex cult
A group that’s been holding nightly dances in support of inmates at a federal lockup in Brooklyn may have begun as “cover movement” of Keith Raniere, the convicted leader of infamous upstate sex cult Nxivm, according to a report. Former members of Nxivm told the The Times Union that some organizers of the We Are...
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Tyra Banks is new host of 'Dancing With the Stars,' replacing Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews
Tyra Banks is the new host of "Dancing With the Stars," the reality dance show announced Tuesday. The show enters Season 29 in the fall.        
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Doctor on dealing with both pandemic and rise in gun violence
Dr. Brian Williams from the University of Chicago talks to CNN's Don Lemon about what it's like dealing with both the Covid-19 pandemic and the spike in gun violence in the US at the same time.
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NYPD deputy commissioner addresses spike in gun violence
During a CNN Tonight In-Depth report on spiking gun violence in many American cities, NYPD Deputy Commissioner John Miller explains the struggle the department is facing with the rise of shootings in New York as the department deals with budget cuts and the coronavirus pandemic.
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Dominic Smith wants to ‘pressure’ Mets into tough decision
Dominic Smith might not have an obvious role on this Mets team, but the 25-year-old still has big plans for 2020. Pete Alonso is at first, J.D. Davis is in left and Yoenis Cespedes and others are poised to take at-bats at DH. “Especially with the way the season is laid out, it’s definitely a...
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Trump offers denial and delusion as pandemic crisis overtakes his presidency
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From cheese-rolling to grime: The curious pastimes of the English
After the UK voted to leave the European Union in 2016, photographer Orlando Gili began documenting the English at play in order to better understand what makes the nation tick.
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From cheese-rolling to grime: The curious pastimes of the English
In an old English tradition, believed by some to have pagan origins, the people of Brockworth, Gloucestershire, chase a wheel of cheese down a steep hill on the last Monday of every May. The cheese is taken home by whoever tumbles to the bottom first.
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Boy fatally shot while picking up phone charger
CNN's Don Lemon talks to the grandfather of an 11-year-old boy who was fatally shot.
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Former Trump physician Ronny Jackson wins House GOP primary in Texas
Thanks to support for President Trump, former White House physician Ronny Jackson is a step closer to winning a seat in Congress.
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Yankees’ J.A. Happ negotiation puts both sides in tricky spot
The Yankees and J.A. Happ will try to work out details of how to handle his 2021 vesting option, a negotiation that possibly will impact how he is used this year and if he is still with the club next year. MLB and the players association reached an agreement Monday that covers how a variety...
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Florida health expert denies Sunshine State is facing New York-style COVID-19 disaster: 'It's pretty clear'
Dr. Charles Lockwood, dean of the University of South Florda's College of Medicine, told "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday that "it's pretty clear" that the state's current increase in confirmed coronavirus cases doesn't come close to the catastrophic effect of the virus on New York and New Jersey.
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Artemi Panarin one of three finalists for Ted Lindsay Award
This type of affirmation was not necessary for anyone who paid the slightest attention to Artemi Panarin and the 2019-20 Rangers. Nevertheless, the winger’s first year in New York following the richest per-year free-agent commitment in franchise history was consecrated on Tuesday with a nomination for the NHLPA’s Ted Lindsay Award that goes to the...
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NYCFC’s Jesus Medina scores on a laser in MLS is Back Tournament
NYCFC lost their second straight game in the MLS is Back Tournament, but Jesus Medina made it worth their while. The 23-year-old Paraguayan bodied down a cross from Heber at the top of the box in NYCFC’s 3-1 loss to Orlando City on Tuesday night and lasered a volley into the top corner to pull...
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Facebook considering banning political ads to slow spread of misinformation
Facebook is reportedly considering banning political ads to slow the spread of misinformation ahead of the 2020 presidential election. Groups like QAnon have been using the site to spread conspiracy theories. CNET senior producer Dan Patterson joined CBSN to discuss.
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One killed in two-car crash in Great Falls area, Fairfax County police say
The crash occurred on Walker Road, according to police.
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Tax Day 2020 deals and free food: Here's where to grab discounts, free Slurpee and other specials Wednesday
When Tax Day moved from April to July due to COVID-19, it came with a big deduction: No long list of free food and deals like in past years.      
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Marquette alumni team wins $1 million for taking The Basketball Tournament title
Travis Diener nailed a three-pointer to lift the Golden Eagles to a victory in the championship game of the winner-take-all The Basketball Tournament.        
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Jose Corona reopens NYC barbershop — with a few modifications
Let’s hope he's the only corona that makes a comeback.
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Miss Manners: No social media? No need to explain.
Teacher wants a polite way to close the subject of choosing not to participate.
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Hints From Heloise: Sausage patties can create a sticky situation
Reader likes to make them by hand, but didn’t like the mess.
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Carolyn Hax: Mom’s haranguing about pregnancy is more than she can bear
A reader is at her wit’s end about her mother’s incessant input about her personal life.
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The deeply dangerous rush to resume federal executions
The "breakneck rush" to execute Daniel Lewis Lee in the early hours of Tuesday morning represents a dangerous erosion of the protections of the US Constitution, writes David Cole, national legal director of the ACLU.
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Ingraham sends message to parents: 'They are lying to you when they say it's too dangerous to reopen schools'
Laura Ingraham sent a clear and unambiguous message Tuesday to parents, teachers, and administrators on both sides of the debate about whether to reopen schools for in-person instruction this fall as the country continues to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.
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L.A. County's COVID-19 quarantine rule could put Dodgers at a disadvantage
Under L.A. County law, anyone who comes into contact with COVID-19 must quarantine for 14 days. Dave Roberts is concerned about what it means for the Dodgers.
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Ivanka Trump tweet featuring can of Goya beans sparks backlash
The tweet from the president's daughter includes Goya's slogan "If it's Goya, it has to be good" in both English and in Spanish.
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