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Marjorie Taylor Greene, who made racist videos, wins GOP nod in Georgia
ATLANTA — Marjorie Taylor Greene, a businesswoman who has expressed support for the far-right conspiracy theory QAnon and been criticized for a series of racist comments, has won the Republican nomination for Georgia’s 14th Congressional District. Greene beat neurosurgeon John Cowan in a primary runoff for the open seat on Tuesday in the deep-red district...
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Islanders face massive challenge in stopping Alex Ovechkin
Last year, the Islanders handled a first-round playoff matchup with Sidney Crosby by keeping one of the best in the game without a single goal. Now, an even bigger threat awaits: Alex Ovechkin. The Islanders’ top defensive pair of Adam Pelech and Ryan Pulock will once again be tasked with slowing down an elite talent...
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Biden picks Senator Kamala Harris as running mate; Sailors describe out-of-control fire aboard USS Bonhomme Richard
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Rep. Ilhan Omar wins contentious Democratic primary election in Minnesota
Omar was challenged by Antone Melton-Meaux, who raised millions of dollars, nearly matching Omar overall and outraising her in the most recent cycle.        
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Trump calls 'most liberal' Harris 'dangerous choice' for Biden: 'Not sure that's what the country wants'
President Trump told Fox News' Sean Hannity in an exclusive interview Tuesday that presumptive vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is "the most liberal person, supposedly, in the Senate," adding "I'm not sure that's what the country wants -- if it is, we've got problems."
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Gupta shares his concerns on Russia Covid-19 vaccine
CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta discuss their interview with Russia Direct Investment Fund CEO Kirill Dmitriev following Russian President Vladimir Putin's announcement about the approval of a coronavirus vaccine amid unanswered questions over its safety.
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Left showing hypocrisy with China meddling revelations: Goodwin
China Joe and Beijing Biden could be more than pejorative nicknames Trumpers throw at the Democrats’ nominee. It turns out there is some evidence behind the gamesmanship. A new national intelligence report says foreign adversaries have their presidential preferences and are trying to tilt our election. Among the findings, China and Iran want Biden in...
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Yankees’ win over Braves includes Aaron Judge false alarm
Four games in three days on the Gulf of Mexico during the weekend resulted in a trio of defeats and the loss of their designated hitter. So after resting Monday, the Yankees opened an extended stay in New York on Tuesday night when they hosted the Braves at Yankee Stadium. “We love being home and...
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Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn reveals he had COVID-19 in opening scene of 'Hard Knocks'
It took less than five minutes into "Hard Knocks" for the vicious reality of 2020 to sink in as Chargers coach Anthony Lynn revealed he had COVID-19.       
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Facebook says pandemic hurt enforcement on suicide, child nudity
OAKLAND, Calif. — Looks like the machines aren’t ready to take over just yet. The COVID-19 pandemic affected Facebook’s ability to remove harmful and forbidden material from its platforms, the company said Tuesday. Sending its content moderators to work from home in March amid the pandemic led the company to remove less harmful material from...
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Cop posted "Kill em all" on protest livestream, investigation finds
The CSPD police chief chose not to fire Sergeant Wrede, calling his actions "an isolated incident of an error in judgment."
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Flashback: Kamala Harris once called Jussie Smollett's claims of an attack an 'attempted modern day lynching'
Sen. Kamala Harris, who was picked to be presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden's running mate Tuesday, once called actor Jussie Smollett’s claims of being attacked an “attempted modern day lynching” in January 2019 when reports of it first surfaced.
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L.A. school board approves deal on remote learning; critics say it falls short on teaching
L.A. Board of Education approves agreement with union for structured online teaching. Critics say it needlessly shortens the traditional school day.
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'AGT's first live show copes with daredevil stunt injury, reveals contestant's COVID-19 battle
"AGT" moved on without Simon Cowell Tuesday after he broke his back in a bike accident. But Cowell wasn't the only one plagued with injury.       
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Kamala Harris's Final Poll Number in Home State of California: 7%
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) emerged as former Vice President Joe Biden's running mate on Tuesday. But her presidential campaign was a disaster: even in her home state, Harris struggled to build support, finishing at 7% in California last year.
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DWCS 28 video: Joe Pyfer suffers gruesome arm injury, grosses out Dana White in the process
Dana White's Contender Series ended in grotesque fashion Tuesday night.        Related StoriesDWCS 28 video: Adrian Yanez scores 39-second standing TKO in Jorge Masvidal-esque fashionJustin Gaethje has 'zone of death' waiting to counter Khabib Nurmagomedov's takedownsIon Cutelaba tests positive for COVID-19; Magomed Ankalaev rematch off of UFC 252 
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Jason Garrett forever inspired by brave, young cancer victim
The cancer had come back, and this time there would be no beating it for Luke Laufenberg. He would have only hours to live now, his father Babe by his side during those heartbreaking final days at Children’s Medical Center Dallas — because Burkitt lymphoma doesn’t care if you are only 21 years old and...
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'Kissing Booth 2' star Joey King plays 'Expensive Taste Test' game
Joey King has proved she has expensive taste.
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Sean Hannity hammers Kamala Harris over 'extremist record': 'The most radical running mate ever'
Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., and former Vice President Joe Biden make up the most radical and extreme ticket put forward by any major political party in U.S. history, Fox News host Sean Hannity argued Tuesday.
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Rep. Ilhan Omar beats back Democratic primary challenge in Minnesota
Rep. Ilhan Omar on Tuesday defeated her Democratic primary challenger, attorney Antone Melton-Meaux, who garnered attention for outraising her during the campaign.
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Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo ejected for headbutting Wizards' Moe Wagner
Giannis Antetokounmpo was called for a charge, then lost his cool and headbutted Moe Wagner in the face after the two exchanged words.        
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Sheila Jackson Lee: 'Kamala has now taken us to the mountaintop' Martin Luther King Jr. preached about
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee said Tuesday that Joe Biden's historic selection of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate fulfills the central message of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic final sermon, in which the late civil rights leader preached about seeing "the promised land" from a divine "mountaintop."
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Mets’ bats doom them in loss to Nationals
The Mets got defensive to protect pitch-to-contact Rick Porcello on Tuesday and succeeded at that level, but a familiar foe crushed them. A hitless night with runners in scoring position and seven runners left on base is not a recipe for winning games. For all their impressive bats, the Mets remain largely a disappointment offensively....
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Kamala Harris could be the first Black woman to be VP. Here's what you need to know about her
Kamala Harris' ascension is not unexpected. She has been a rising Democratic Party star for years.
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Congress, Trump administration still at impasse over coronavirus stimulus
Coronavirus stimulus gridlock continued Tuesday with no deal in sight. Democrats and Trump administration officials walked away from the negotiating table after a week of fruitless discussions over extending unemployment aid and paycheck protection. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Democrats are willing to negotiate but called on Republicans to kick in another trillion to...
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Picking Kamala Harris makes history, but will it make a difference in November?
Commentators largely praise the choice of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden's running mate but split over whether it will help him win the election
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Sarah Palin offers advice to Kamala Harris: ‘Don’t forget the women who came before you’
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin offered Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., some advice about running as a vice presidential nominee -- as the California Democrat becomes only the third woman ever to do so.
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Kamala Harris an underwhelming VP pick by Joe Biden: Goodwin
The great Peggy Lee song comes to mind: “Is that all there is?” Sen. ­Kamala Harris checks off two big boxes for 2020 Dems — gender and race. But the moment, if not the actual choice, feels underwhelming because of the amateurish way Joe Biden and his team let the process spin out of control....
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DWCS 28 video: Adrian Yanez scores 39-second standing TKO in Jorge Masvidal-esque fashion
Bantamweight Adrian Yanez set out to make his father proud Tuesday night – and he did just that.       Related StoriesJustin Gaethje has 'zone of death' waiting to counter Khabib Nurmagomedov's takedownsIon Cutelaba tests positive for COVID-19; Magomed Ankalaev rematch off of UFC 252USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, Aug. 11: Dariush, Kunitskaya making moves 
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Marjorie Taylor Greene wins GOP nod in Georgia
Marjorie Taylor Greene, a businesswoman who has expressed support for the far-right conspiracy theory QAnon and been criticized for a series of racist comments, has won the Republican nomination for Georgia’s 14th Congressional District.
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Chicago boutique owners looted twice in three months call for help: 'We are not equipped to defend our store'
The owners of a Chicago boutique shop spoke out Tuesday after they were looted this week for the second time in three months, sustaining merchandise losses worth more than $25,000.
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Texas court holds jury trial in traffic crime case over Zoom
Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic in what Texas court officials said is a national first — a virtual jury trial in a criminal case gathered on a video conference call Tuesday.
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Kodak insider's stock donation raises new concerns around the company's government loan
After news of a massive federal loan caused Eastman Kodak's stock to skyrocket, a company insider donated millions of shares to a religious nonprofit for which he has served as president.
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Italian man gets fined over rooster’s constant early-morning crowing
Cock-a-doodle-doos are not welcome in Italy. Or at least that’s how it seems to be in small towns like Castiraga Vidardo, where an 83-year-old man received a fine over a rooster’s incessant early-morning crowing.
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The Red Bull heir, a crashed car and the scandal that angered Thailand
In the past weeks, new developments have thrust the alleged hit-and-run case against Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya back into the spotlight -- and angered Thais who have long felt that the country's legal system unfairly favors the rich.
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The Red Bull heir, a crashed car and the scandal that angered Thailand
Before dawn on September 3, 2012, a roaring black Ferrari struck a police motorcycle in downtown Bangkok, knocking the officer to the ground and dragging his body down the darkened street before speeding away.
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Grizzlies face must-win after Celtics loss, Trail Blazers win knock them out of No. 8 seed
After Portland won Tuesday, Grizzlies must defeat the Milwaukee Bucks for a spot in the play-in tournament        
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Glenwood Canyon's Grizzly Creek Fire in Colorado forces evacuations, highway closures
Evacuations were ordered Tuesday, and Interstate 70 was shut down again in Glenwood Canyon, Colo. as the fire burned more than 1,800 acres.      
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Double-amputee veteran skydives above Sturgis rally with giant US flag, Trump 2020 parachute
A skydiver with two prosthetic legs jumped out of an airplane to carry a huge American flag down to the 80th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota over the weekend – and anyone who looked up to watch would have been able to see his “Trump 2020” parachute, too.
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GOP candidate who embraced QAnon conspiracy theory wins Georgia runoff, CNN projects
Marjorie Taylor Greene, a GOP candidate with a track record of incendiary rhetoric and ties to the baseless QAnon conspiracy theory, prevailed in a Georgia primary runoff, CNN projected Tuesday, a victory that puts her in a strong position to win a congressional seat in the fall representing a solidly Republican district.
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Kamala Harris’ drift left becomes target as GOP aims to define Dem ticket as ‘radical’
While serving as district attorney in San Francisco and later attorney general of California, vice-presidential pick Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., was once known as a tough on crime prosecutor but later drifted to the left, as she rose through the ranks of the political arena.
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Man starts controversy with meat-only club after coworker has vegan club
A man’s tale of starting a meat-eating club at his job in response to a coworker’s vegan-only club has sparked an online controversy.
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Top Broadway producer Scott Rudin sued for outstanding bills to ad agency
Theater ad agency SpotCo alleges Rudin hasn’t paid his bills.
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This company thinks bacteria can fix fashion's water pollution problem
In 2013, a team of Cambridge University scientists were in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley, developing a device to measure pollution in the region's waters.
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This company thinks bacteria can fix fashion's water pollution problem
Textile dyeing causes terrible water pollution. To clean up the fashion industry, a UK startup has harnessed the power of microbes to produce non-polluting dyes.
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Kansas mother of 3 missing a week after leaving for Alabama trip to visit family
A Kansas mom of three remains missing more than a week after she left for Alabama to visit her family and seek medical treatment, according to reports.
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Coronavirus complicates fixes as severe weather knocks out power across parts of US
In the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias, residents in the Northeast are now faced with widespread power outages and damage, but the ongoing coronavirus crisis had further complicated their recovery.
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Justin Gaethje has 'zone of death' waiting to counter Khabib Nurmagomedov's takedowns
"I need to create car crashes, because that's the only way to beat this guy."        Related StoriesIon Cutelaba tests positive for COVID-19; Magomed Ankalaev rematch off of UFC 252USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, Aug. 11: Dariush, Kunitskaya making movesViviane Araujo replaces Maryna Moroz against Montana De La Rosa at Sept. 5 UFC Fight Night 
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