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Hasbro removing Trolls doll after complaints
Hasbro is offering to replace the Poppy doll for anyone who wants a different one.
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College admissions scandal: Rick Singer's employee to plead guilty to racketeering
In a deal with the government, Mikaela Sanford admitted that she helped fabricate profiles that depicted the children of Rick Singer's wealthy clients as decorated athletes.
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January Jones isn’t very subtle flirting with Kawhi Leonard
Actress January Jones took to social media to swoon over Los Angeles Clippers star Kawhi Leonard. Jones posted two Instagram stories of the two-time NBA champion, taken after he led the Clippers to an easy 126-111 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. In the first story, the former star of “Mad Men” added...
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80,000 airline workers face furloughs due to COVID-19
Carriers and unions prepare to shrink amid what one executive calls the "biggest demand contraction" in airline history.
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US to end deployment of US Marines in Norway after boosting it in 2018 amid Russian tensions
The US is ending the rotational deployment of some 700 US Marines to Norway, shifting to shorter more periodic deployments and focusing on training with the US Navy, a move that comes days after the Pentagon announced a major draw down of troops in Europe.
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Publix, Giant Eagle stores added to nationwide onion recall, as more states report salmonella cases
The FDA, USDA and CDC are investigating an onion-linked salmonella outbreak that has grown to 640 illnesses and 85 hospitalizations in 43 states.      
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Pakistan to roll back lockdown measures as COVID-19 death numbers decline
Deaths have fallen to almost 10% of their peak numbers.
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Exclusive: Joe Biden and Democrats unveil details of DNC convention including nightly themes, ways to watch
'Uniting America' will be the DNC convention's theme. Speakers include former Ohio Gov. John Kasich, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren.        
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Serena Williams and daughter Olympia play dress-up in matching princess gowns
They're style royalty.
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Trump continues his norm-breaking by campaigning from the White House
President Donald Trump is considering using the White House as the backdrop in a made-for-TV campaign moment later this month, accepting his party's nomination in a speech from the heights of the building's Truman Balcony to a throng of fellow Republicans on the South Lawn below.
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Bob Greenblatt, Kevin Reilly exit WarnerMedia in dramatic shake-up
In a sweeping reorganization, WarnerMedia elevates studio chief Ann Sarnoff, who will also oversee all of the company's TV networks, including HBO.
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Tim Minchin tries to stay ‘Upright’ in dark, complicated comedy
In "Upright," a dark comedy on Sundance Now, Tim Minchin plays Lucky Flynn, a depressed musician driving to visit his dying mother, his treasured piano attached by trailer to his car.
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EXCLUSIVE: GOP group accuses Adobe of blocking digital ads blasting 'defund police'
EXCLUSIVE: Adobe has rejected a series of ads Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) depicting the dangers of the “defund the police” movement because the ads depict “violence or dangerous activities.”
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Feds discover 'most sophisticated' cross-border tunnel with extensive ventilation, rail system
Immigration enforcement agents have uncovered a cross-border tunnel that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is saying could be the "most sophisticated" yet.
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Former Education Secretary John King on “The Takeout” - 8/7/2020
Former Education Secretary John King joins Major to talk about how schools were challenged by closures in the spring due to the coronavirus and what challenges and risks schools face when reopening now, on this week’s episode of the “The Takeout with Major Garrett.”
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Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Berlin, Berlin: Lolle on the Run’ on Netflix, a German TV Series Gets a Movie Reunion
Smells like diminishing returns.
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Jared Leto set to play Andy Warhol in upcoming movie
“Yes, it’s true that I will be playing Andy Warhol in an upcoming film,” he wrote in an Instagram post. "And so grateful and excited about this opportunity.”
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DJ Erick Morillo arrested in Miami Beach for sexual battery
A rape kit came back positive for Morillo's DNA; the DJ denies the allegations.
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AMA updates progress of vaccine trials in US
In a speech, delivered via livestream, the president of the American Medical Association laid out the progress being made in developing a COVID-19 vaccine in the United States. (Aug. 7)       
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'Degrassi' star Ana Golja stars in 'The Cuban'
Ana Golja shares what led her to produce and star in 'The Cuban' with Louis Gossett Jr. (Aug. 7)       
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US intel: Russia working to defeat Biden; China prefers Trump defeat
Russia wants to "denigrate" Joe Biden, while China views Trump as "unpredictable," says the U.S. National Counter-Intelligence and Security Center.        
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Hubble just made a major breakthrough in the search for alien life
Hubble took advantage of a total lunar eclipse to do a bit of science that may one day be used to detect life on other worlds. As NASA reports in a new blog post and video, Hubble was able to use the Moon as a sort of “mirror” that reflected the light beaming through Earth’s...
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Intel community says Iran seeking to 'undermine' Trump, Russia working to 'denigrate' Biden in election
The intelligence community warned Friday that rival nations once again are attempting to influence U.S. policy and elections in a variety of ways, declaring that Iran wants to “undermine” President Trump while Russia is working to “primarily denigrate” former Vice President Joe Biden. 
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Samsung's Galaxy Watch 3 first impressions: Samsung's newest smartwatch shows a lot of promise
Samsung announced several new devices at its Galaxy Unpacked event this week. From the new Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra smartphones and Tab S7 tablets to the Galaxy Buds Live and the Galaxy Watch 3.
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'Dream come true': Everett Fitzhugh, hired by Seattle Kraken, will be NHL's first Black play-by-play announcer
The Seattle Kraken, set to begin play in 2021-22, hired Everett Fitzhugh as play-by-play announcer. He had worked with ECHL's Cincinnati Cyclones.       
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ICE, DOJ announce indictments of poultry plant executives related to 2019 Mississippi immigration raid
Federal officials on Thursday announced the indictments of four poultry plant executives in Mississippi in relation to a major 2019 worksite enforcement raid that resulted in the detention of hundreds of illegal immigrants.
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96-year-old WWII veteran graduates from college
Giuseppe Paterno, a 96-year-old World War II veteran from Palermo, Italy, just graduated from college – becoming the country's oldest university graduate.
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Collabs from Cardi B and Juice Wrld plus Luke Bryan and more highlight New Music Friday
New music this weekend includes Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's NSFW "WAP," Luke Bryan's new LP plus a song from the late Juice Wrld and The Weeknd.       
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A Year After India Revoked Kashmir’s Special Status, Kashmiris Worry About a Demographic Shift
India’s government has made full use of the COVID-19 lockdown by passing the domicile rule, which has caused alarm because of its potential to change the demography of the Muslim-majority state of Jammu and Kashmir, writes human rights activist Khurram Parvez.
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NFL player DeAndre Baker charged with armed robbery over alleged incident at Florida house party
He's accused of stealing cash and watches from four men at a house party in Miramar, Florida, in May. At the time of the alleged incident, witnesses said he robbed the men at gunpoint.
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Canada's last intact Arctic ice shelf has collapsed
A 4,000-year-old chunk of ice larger than the size of Manhattan has collapsed into the Arctic Ocean.
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I Worked at the Polls for the Michigan Primary. Mask Propaganda Started Early.
My fellow inspectors seemed more worried about voter fraud than the coronavirus.
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Hero bystander drowns after jumping into river to save three children
A selfless hero drowned while to save three drowning children — all strangers to him — in California this week. Manjeet Singh, 29, died after jumping into the Kings River after seeing two girls and one boy get swept away by the current at the popular recreation area in Reedley, the local ABC affiliate reported....
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Temperatures in Iraq hit 126 degrees in record heatwave
Folks in Iraq aren’t hot on this weather trend.
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Elliott: NHL continues to adjust on the fly in the COVID-19 era
Post-series handshakes are gone, but scrums remain as the NHL resumes during the COVID-19 era.
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Ellie Goldstein, model with Down syndrome, shines in Gucci campaign
Teen model Ellie Goldstein is one of the faces of the "Unconventional Beauty" project an initiative between Gucci Beauty and the Photo Vogue Festival. Ellie says "It's important for others to see different types of beauty because everyone is different, and the world must see us." (Aug. 7)       
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Republicans want Trump to issue executive orders after coronavirus stimulus talks fall apart
White House negotiators will recommend Trump make executive orders after stimulus talks with Democrats fell apart Friday.        
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Fast-food wrappers at McDonald’s, Burger King may harbor toxic chemicals
The calorie count might not be the only thing to be concerned about in that fast-food order. Toxic chemicals may be coating the wrappers and containers used at popular fast-food restaurants, according to a report titled “Packaged in Pollution: Are food chains using PFAS in packaging?” that was released Thursday by environmental advocacy groups Toxic-Free...
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Trump adds to list of states exempt from National Guard fee amid COVID-19
President Trump on Friday ended his bid to force a number of states pay for part of the cost of National Guard troops deployed to help with coronavirus efforts.
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76-year-old proposes to girlfriend at senior living facility
Two residents at a senior living facility in Brooklyn proved this week that true love can come at any age. 76-year-old Jeffrey Miller proposed to his girlfriend, 71-year-old Gloria Alexis, as residents and staff members at Amber Court Assisted Living cheered him on.
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Twitter loves Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's new video. Except that Kylie cameo
Rappers Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's video for their new song, 'WAP,' features appearances by Kylie Jenner, Normani, Rosalía and others.
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A look at Biden's potential running mates: Maggie Hassan, Keisha Lance Bottoms, and Tammy Baldwin
Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden is expected to announce his pick for vice president next week. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe joined CBSN with more on some of the contenders: Maggie Hassan, Keisha Lance Bottoms, and Tammy Baldwin.
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Delta wants at least 3,000 flight attendants to take unpaid leave
Delta Air Lines will need at least 3,000 of its roughly 20,000 flight attendants to take unpaid leave of four to 12 months, or consider other options, to avoid involuntary furloughs, a person with knowledge of the matter said Friday. Airlines are suffering their worst crisis in history due to the coronavirus pandemic, which decimated...
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UK pledges to crack down on ‘appalling’ wave of illegal immigration across English Channel
The U.K. government is promising to crack down on an “appalling” fresh wave of illegal immigration that has seen hundreds of migrants crossing the English Channel in boats -- with the government calling on France to do more to stop the crossings.
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How NFC East teams will or won't make the playoffs
SportsPulse: It's the most talked about division in sports. It's the NFC East. We provide a reason for why each team will or won't make the playoffs. Yes, New York and Washington too.        
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When Is ‘Selling Sunset’ Season 4 Coming to Netflix?
The drama can't be over just yet.
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Mirsad Bektic vs. Eduardo Garagorri joins UFC's Sep. 26 lineup
A featherweight matchup between Mirsad Bektic and Eduardo Garagorri is the latest addition to the UFC's Sep. 26 event.       Related StoriesUFC on ESPN+ 32 faceoffs video highlights, photo galleryUFC on ESPN+ 32 predictions: Can Aleksei Oleinik upset the favored Derrick Lewis?UFC 255 gets two flyweight title fights: Figueiredo vs. Garbrandt, Shevchenko vs. Maia 
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Kylie Jenner and BFF Stassie Karanikolaou’s many matching outfit moments
The longtime pals are obsessed with twinning.
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