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China hits back at US with new media restrictions

China has hit back at what it calls Washington's "suppression of Chinese media" by demanding that four US news organizations declare details of their finances and staffing in the country.
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Nets coach Jacque Vaughn on life in NBA Disney bubble
Welcome to The Bubble. After a week of individual drills, and two more days of being quarantined in their rooms in Disney World’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, the Nets finally got to take the court Thursday for a full practice at Wide World of Sports. “It just felt good to be back on the...
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California sues Trump administration over policy restricting international students at state colleges
California's lawsuit against the Trump administration argues its new visa rules could worsen the spread of COVID-19 by requiring international students to attend courses in person.
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Breonna Taylor Interviews: Police Knocked, May Have Identified Themselves
Audio recordings of interviews about the fatal encounter in which Breonna Taylor was tragically killed by Louisville, Kentucky, police suggest officers knocked and may have identified themselves before firing, contrary to early claims.
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Wrongful death lawsuit filed against long-term care facility over staffer's Covid-19 death
The family of a woman who worked at a Pennsylvania long-term care center filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the facility, her employer and others alleging misconduct led to the spread of coronavirus and ultimately, the employee's death.
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Naya Rivera 911 audio, surveillance video released; search ends for night
Surveillance video and 911 audio in connection with the disappearance of former "Glee" actress Naya Rivera were released Thursday, according to reports.
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Late Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon says he felt ‘sorry to all people’ in apologetic will
Park, 64, was found dead early Friday in a wooded hill of northern Seoul hours after he vanished amid sexual harassment allegations.
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Laura Ingraham calls out Biden for 'sleight of hand' economic plan: 'Just another act'
Laura Igraham took issue Thursday with presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's "Made in America" economic plan, accusing the former vice president of copying President Trump to compensate for a "weak spot" in his campaign.
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7 prisoners with coronavirus died at San Quentin and hundreds more are dying in US jails and prisons
Gov. Gavin Newsom is facing mounting pressure to release inmates as corrections officials scramble to contain outbreaks of coronavirus at state prisons.
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3 Stony Brook University fraternities suspended over sexual assault allegations
Three fraternities at Stony Brook University have been suspended pending an investigation into sexual assault and hazing allegations against some of their members. The university announced in a July 1 notice that Kappa Sigma, Sigma Beta Rho and Tau Kappa Epsilon were placed on interim suspension following accusations that were lodged a week earlier. Eight...
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Photos of the Week: Chicken Offering, Virginia Creeper, Comet Neowise
Ominous statues in Thailand, protests in Serbia and Greece, solar boats in the Netherlands, a crane collapse in London, Formula One racing in Austria, the empty streets of Pamplona, a zoo re-opening in Ecuador, a nuclear power plant in France, a wildfire in California, and much more.
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Hannity accuses Biden of ripping off Bernie Sanders' campaign, says plagiarism 'nothing new' for ex-VP
Sean Hannity opened Thursday's edition of "Hannity" by scrutinizing presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden's "bizarre" and "painfully awkward" trip to his hometown of Scranton, Pa., which included a campaign event in nearby Dunmore.
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Donté Stallworth on NFL's Black anthem issue: They have to do a lot more
Former NFL player Donté Stallworth weighs in on the NFL's plan to play the song 'Lift Every Voice and Sing' --known as the Black national anthem-- before every game in Week 1 of the NFL season.
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Brandis Kemp, actress from ‘Fridays’ and ‘AfterMASH,’ dead at 76: reports
Brandis Kemp, a veteran actress and comedian known for roles on the old ABC late-night show “Fridays” and the short-lived “MASH” spin-off “AfterMASH,” has died at age 76, reports said.
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Plaschke: Dodgers can keep World Series dreaming as long as they don't have a closer
There's nothing normal about the coronavirus-shortened 2020 MLB season except for one thing — the Dodgers still don't have a reliable closer.
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From the front lines, Black nurses battle twin pandemics of racism and coronavirus
Nurse Efe Obiakor stood at the front of the crowd, looking up proudly as her 18-year-old daughter Ada took center stage at a Black Lives Matter rally in central London.
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Sen. Kelly Loeffler, co-owner of WNBA's Atlanta Dream, says Black Lives Matter threatens to 'destroy' America
Kelly Loeffler, the Georgia Republican Senator and Atlanta Dream co-owner, says she will not give up her stake in the team despite calls to do so.       
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Kamaru Usman not taking Jorge Masvidal lightly: He's 'biggest, baddest' opponent I've faced
Kamaru Usman gives credit where credit is due: Jorge Masvidal is the biggest fight of his life.       Related StoriesDefining Fights: UFC 251 co-headliner Max HollowayUFC 251 breakdown: Can Max Holloway take title back from Alexander Volkanovski?UFC 251 'Embedded,' No. 4: Quarantine's over 
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Black nurses face two pandemics
The anti-racism movements sweeping the world come at a time when countries are struggling to contain the coronavirus outbreak. Britain's black nurses have found themselves on the front line of both these battles, tasked with helping to save the country from a deadly virus while struggling to be treated as equals in health care. CNN's Salma Abdelaziz spent weeks speaking to a dozen black nurses who shared their experiences with racism during a pandemic.
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Car buying tips amid COVID-19: 6 key questions answered on new, used cars, trucks, SUVs
Looking for a deal on a car in the midst of the pandemic? There are some to be had, but don't expect everything to be on sale.      
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Scorching temperatures expected for Southern California this weekend
Heat advisories and excessive heat watches and warnings are posted for the coming days.
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Ask Amy: She wants marriage; he wants a clean shave
Woman learns boyfriend never plans to marry her
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Miss Manners: I’m clean and dressed. Isn’t that enough to go out?
Relatives insist that hair should be styled and clothing without flaws when leaving the house.
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Hints From Heloise: Keep on rollin’
Reader stores precious photos in wheeled suitcase in case of house fire.
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Carolyn Hax: Doctors agonize over skipping a non-socially distanced wedding
Fiance’s sister says things have “gone back to normal,” to their alarm.
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KT McFarland warns Durham probe 'will die a natural death' if findings held until after election
Former Deputy National Security Adviser K.T. McFarland told "The Story" Thursday that if Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham punts the conclusion of his probe into the origins of the Russia investigation until after the November election, the public will never see the results.
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Security camera footage shows Naya Rivera boarding boat in hours before disappearance
The Ventura County Sheriff's office has released security footage featuring former "Glee" star Naya Rivera renting and boarding a pontoon boat at Lake Piru near Los Angeles on Wednesday in the hours before her disappearance.
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Yankees’ DJ LeMahieu replacement options start with Tyler Wade
With 13 days until the scheduled Opening Day game at Washington, the Yankees don’t know if they will have All-Star second baseman DJ LeMahieu back from the injury list. As with pitcher Luis Cessa, LeMahieu tested positive for COVID-19 before spring training 2.0 opened last week and has been quarantining at home. Until they each...
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4 mystery objects spotted in deep space, unlike anything ever seen
Objects were described as circular, "edge-brightened discs"
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The WNBA has come too far to be silenced by Kelly Loeffler
Roxanne Jones recalls covering the launch of the WNBA and says that illustrious history, populated by the pioneers of women's professional basketball, laid the groundwork for the leadership the league is now showing on social justice issues.
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MLB Releases 2021 Schedule; all 30 Teams to Open on April 1
NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball will open the 2021 season on April 1 and hopes to have every team play its first game on the same day for the first time since 1968.
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Trump call to reopen schools draws pushback from Dem governors Inslee, Whitmer
At least two Democratic Party governors said Thursday they’ll delay reopening schools for the fall semester if they decide the coronavirus pandemic makes reopening them unsafe for students and staff.
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Trump claims federal forces were 'all set to go into Seattle' when mayor ordered CHOP dismantled
President Trump claimed in an exclusive interview with Fox News' Sean Hannity Thursday that the White House had notified Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan that it would send federal forces to dismantle the infamous "CHOP"protest zone, but local police "went in before we got there."
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How Red Bulls are adjusting to life in the bubble
The Red Bulls are in the bubble. And though it has already burst for two MLS teams, they are getting comfortable and not complaining. The Red Bulls will make their first appearance in the MLS is Back Tournament on Saturday in Orlando, Fla., against the Houston Dynamo. “We came in, we had our regular 12-24-hour...
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U.S. Army Chief Welcomed to Thailand – With a Coronavirus Test
A U.S. Army delegation led by chief of staff Gen. James McConville on Thursday became the first official visitors to Thailand since entry rules were eased
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California set to become first state to file lawsuit against Trump administration's new international student visa policy
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced the state's 86th lawsuit against the Trump administration during a virtual news conference.        
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Schiff: Country Continues to Be 'at Jeopardy' Without Trump Financial Records
Thursday on MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) said if Congress was delayed in receiving the financial records of President Donald Trump because of court battles, “the country continues to be at jeopardy during that
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NYC Black Lives Matter marches can continue despite large-event ban, de Blasio says
Mayor Bill de Blasio is permitting Black Lives Matter protesters to continue marching through city streets while canceling all large events through September. Speaking on CNN Thursday night, de Blasio said the demonstrators’ calls for social justice were too important to stop after more than a month of demonstrations have not led to an outbreak...
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Lemon reacts to Dr. Fauci's revelation: Gee, I wonder how that happened
Dr. Anthony Fauci says we're seeing divisiveness politically in the US while trying to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. CNN's Don Lemon shows why that should surprise no one.
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Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez have funding to buy Mets
Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez have their necessary funding and made a bid by Thursday’s deadline for the Mets that is likely good enough to keep them in the game, sources told The Post. The former Yankee slugger’s bidding group offered around $1.7 billion, two sources close to the situation said. That is also in...
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World Health Organization acknowledges that coronavirus can linger in the air
Under mounting pressure from scientists, the World Health Organization allowed that the coronavirus might float in the air and issued new guidelines recommending people avoid enclosed spaces with poor ventilation.
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17-year-old boy dies after being rescued from New Jersey waters
The 17-year-old boy rescued from the waters off Perth Amboy, New Jersey, on Thursday night has reportedly died. The teen, identified by family members to PIX 11 as Johnny Vasquez, was pulled from Raritan Bay about 5 p.m. after voluntarily going into the waters near the Perth Amboy Yacht Club about three hours earlier, authorities...
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Joe Biden's 'Unity' Platform with Bernie Sanders Gives Free Health Care to DACA Illegal Aliens
In the Joe Biden-Bernie Sanders "Unity" platform, Democrats are vowing to provide free, American taxpayer-funded health care to illegal aliens who are able to enroll in former President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
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Mets’ Jeff McNeil makes batting title, run at .400 feel possible
The answer from Jeff McNeil never changes: Yes, I believe I can lead the league in hitting. The question for Jeff McNeil changes in a 60-game baseball season. How high is up for this line-drive Hit Machine? On a Zoom call on Thursday, there was also this question for McNeil: Could he hit .400 over...
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California, Florida and Texas see record new virus deaths; Zoo toy creator puts on a puppet show for his neighborhood with no strings attached
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Police Viewed Less Favorably, But Few Want To 'Defund' Them, Survey Finds
A poll conducted in mid-June found that most respondents thought police officers should be held legally accountable for misconduct. But few respondents favored cutting funding for law enforcement.
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Robert De Niro's lawyer says coronavirus has caused the actor financial strain
The coronavirus pandemic has not only stopped Robert De Niro from working, but he's also taken quite the pay cut this year as well.
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Son of slain California doctor said dad was asking for directions when he was shot
DANVILLE, Calif. — A San Francisco Bay Area doctor who was on an off-roading trip with his 15-year-old son was shot and killed after he stopped to ask a man for directions, his son and other relatives said. Dr. Ari Gershman of Danville was shot on the Fourth of July near Downieville in rural Sierra...
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President Trump says Biden's been 'brainwashed' in 'Hannity' exclusive
President Trump phoned in to "Hannity" Thursday where he covered a bevy of topics including the coronavirus and Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden who he said appeared as if he had been "brainwashed."
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