Cowboys to limit stadium capacity to 25% for home opener vs. Falcons, Mike McCarthy says

As the Cowboys look to get their first win of the season in their home opener, the stadium will hold up to 25% capacity, coach Mike McCarthy said.        
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Pac-12 Reversal: Football To Start In November
The conference will play a seven-game season with the championship slated for December. The Big Ten made a similar decision earlier this month. Both say players will receive daily Covid-19 tests.
Opinion: Expanding College Football Playoff fair thing to do in this unprecedented season
All Power Five leagues are set to play this fall, but schedule differences and circumstances of 2020 make choosing four best teams nearly impossible.
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Trump refuses to commit to peaceful transfer of power; School buses provide students with wifi during pandemic
Amid Kentucky unrest, AP poll shows public support for racial justice protests falling
As social justice protests ramp up again in Louisville, Ky., New York and elsewhere following the grand jury indictment in the Breonna Taylor case, a poll released this week from The Associated Press and the NORC Center shows public support for the activities declining since the summer.
Louisville protests continue in wake of Breonna Taylor decision
Protesters took to the streets in Louisville on Thursday for the second straight night, as attendees confronted armed militia members in the wake of a grand jury decision to clear cops in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor, according to reports. Police formed a perimeter around about 100 protesters who sought refuge at the First...
Candace Owens: Black GOP Kentucky AG 'racially attacked' by left because he doesn't fit their 'prototype'
Republican Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron has been "racially attacked by the left" since his announcement of the grand jury’s decision in the Breonna Taylor shooting investigation, author and activist Candace Owens told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday.
Social-distanced Super Cup
Bayern edged Sevilla 2-1 in extra time, but it was over 15,000 fans in attendance that stole the headlines
White House starts outreach to key senators on Supreme Court pick
Republican and Democratic members of the Judiciary Committee are invited to meet with the yet-to-be-named nominee next week.
FBI investigating mail-in ballots found in trash outside board of elections
Nine ballots were found in the trash earlier this week, prompting an FBI investigation.
Video: Dan Hardy breaks down Jan Blachowicz vs. Dominick Reyes at UFC 253
Dan Hardy breaks down the light heavyweight title fight between Jan Blachowicz and Dominick Reyes ahead of fight night at UFC 253.       Related StoriesShane Young: 'Miracle recovery' from spine injury allowed UFC 253 comebackUFC 253's L'udovit Klein proud to be promotion's first Slovak fighterStipe Miocic training partner Aleksa Camur aims to make impact at UFC 253
McMaster rejects CNN question on whether military would remove Trump if he doesn't concede
Former national security adviser Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster on Thursday quickly dismissed a hypothetical question posed by CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer about whether the U.S. military would forcibly remove President Trump from the White House upon an election defeat -- if the president refused to concede.
Chirinos homers as Mets maintain playoff hopes, top Nats 3-2
Robinson Chirinos homered and drove in three runs, and the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Thursday night to keep their flickering postseason hopes alive.
Blue Jays clinch 1st playoff spot since 2016, beat Yanks 4-1
Hyun Jin Ryu pitched seven shutout innings and the Toronto Blue Jays clinched their first postseason spot since 2016, beating the Yankees 4-1 Thursday night and further damaging New York's chances of hosting a first-round playoff series.
Loyd scores 20 points, Storm beat Lynx for 2-0 series lead
Jewell Loyd scored 20 points and the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 89-79 on Thursday night to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-5 WNBA semifinal series.
MLB moving amateur draft to All-Star week in July
Major League Baseball is moving its amateur draft to the All-Star break beginning next season.
Louisville officer shot in the line of duty shows up for roll call 1 night later
One of two Louisville, Ky., police officers who were shot during a night of unrest Wednesday appeared for roll call less than 24 hours after the attack.
No. 15 Oklahoma State unsure of QB for West Virginia game
With Spencer Sanders’ status unclear for Saturday’s game against West Virginia, it is uncertain who will be at quarterback for No. 15 Oklahoma State in the Big 12 opener for both schools.
1 killed, 1 wounded during shooting in Friendship Heights
D.C. police say one man was found in Northwest D.C., the second in Montgomery County.
NFL Week 3's best photos
Take a look at all of the best photos in the third week of action of the 2020 NFL season.       
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Daily Caller reporters arrested while covering Louisville riots speak out about their experience
Two Daily Caller reporters arrested Wednesday while covering riots in Louisville told "The Story" Thursday that they were detained overnight despite clearly identifying themselves as members of the media.
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Photo: Flare Thrown into Library During Louisville Riot over Breonna Taylor
A rioter threw a flare into a library in Louisville on Thursday evening -- just the latest attack on a library during months of Black Lives Matter riots.
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Harry Reid: I do not regret changing the Senate rules
Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid tells CNN's Chris Cuomo that he does not regret changing the rules to eliminate the need for 60 votes to end debate over judicial nominations, which some argue paved the way for Sen. Mitch McConnell to confirm President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee.
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Massive pack of hungry raccoons taking over San Francisco park
A pack of masked “bandits” is marauding in a San Francisco park. A pack of 14 of the furry critters emerged from the bushes at Golden Gate Park on Thursday, startling a father and son who snapped a picture of the bizarre scene, SFGate reports. “It was so surreal…a posse of bandits…like out of a...
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Despite Trump’s Attacks, Both Parties Are Vowing an Orderly Election
President Donald Trump's refusal to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses has drawn swift blowback
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ViacomCBS says probe didn't support claim against CEO Bob Bakish
The company's board said an independent review did not support the allegation, but stressed that it "takes any allegation of this type seriously."
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Hotels of Pyongyang: New book takes readers inside North Korean capital's colorful accommodations
For James Scullin, who has North Korea eight times, hotels were the highlight of the trip -- and one of the only ways to get to know locals in a social setting. That's the premise of his new self-published book, "Hotels of Pyongyang."
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Hotels of Pyongyang: Inside North Korean capital's colorful accommodations
For many travelers, spending a lot of time in a hotel means you haven't properly gone out and enjoyed a destination.
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Seattle Storm surge past Minnesota Lynx for 2-0 series lead in WNBA semifinals
The Storm pulled away from the Lynx 89-79 in Game 2, while the Las Vegas Sun and Connecticut Sun contested Game 3 in their semifinal series.       
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GOP senator insists court nominee clearly oppose abortion rights to win his vote
In a first, a Republican senator is making it explicit: Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley won't vote for a Supreme Court nominee unless she opposes Roe vs. Wade.
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Carrie Fisher's daughter Billie Lourd reveals she's welcomed a son; name honors late mother
The 28-year-old "American Horror Story" actress shared the happy news via Instagram on Thursday.
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'Trump Was Right' About FBI Scramble to Assemble Russia Evidence After 2016 Win, Texts Claim
"Don't know but people here are scrambling for info to support certain things and it's a mad house," one FBI employee said in a text message to another.
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Pac-12 football will resume November 6
University presidents voted unanimously to lift a January 1 moratorium on athletic competition.
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Google Services Go Down in Some Parts of U.S.
People experienced outages of services like Gmail, YouTube and Google Meet.
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Iowa farmer calls 911 after his wife is found impaled by a common farm tool
On a chilly November morning, a call came in to the Delaware County, Iowa, 911 call center from a frantic Todd Mullis, saying his wife, Amy, was found unresponsive with a corn rake sticking out of her back and he was driving her to the hospital. The farmer said she fell on the farm tool, but is that what really happened?
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Donald Trump’s Much-Hyped Health Care Plan Isn’t Much of a Plan at All
President Donald Trump, who has long promised a “beautiful” and “phenomenal” health care plan, announced a series of largely meaningless actions on Thursday during a speech in North Carolina that effectively served as a campaign event. The most tangible proposal Trump unveiled was a vow to send $200 prescription drug discount cards to 33 million…
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GOP Senate candidate, a wounded vet, blasts Dem claim he’d end preexisting conditions coverage
A Republican U.S. Senate candidate from Virginia who lost his leg in the Iraq war is pushing back against claims that his criticism of ObamaCare means he opposes protecting health care coverage for people with preexisting conditions.
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WATCH: Charles Barkley: 'We Need to Stop the Defund or Abolish Police Crap'
It's not unusual for the NBA on TNT to swerve into the realm of politics, and Thursday night's show was no exception.
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Lori Loughlin’s prison offers Pilates, spin class and more as she serves time in college admissions scandal
The famous actress was granted a request to handpick where she wanted to serve out her sentence for her part in the college admissions scandal.
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Dricus Du Plessis replaces Rodolfo Vieira, fights Markus Perez at UFC's Oct. 10 event
With Rodolfo Vieira out, former EFC dual-champ Dricus Du Plessis will step in to face Markus Perez at the UFC's Oct. 10 event.        Related StoriesDricus Du Plessis replaces Rodolfo Vieira, fights Markus Perez at UFC's Oct. 10 event - EnclosureKyler Phillips gets UFC debutant Cameron Else as new opponent for Oct. 3 eventKyler Phillips gets UFC debutant Cameron Else as new opponent for Oct. 3 event - Enclosure 
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WATCH: Unlawful Assembly Declared as Louisville Protesters Break Windows
Protesters descended on Louisville, Kentucky, for the second night Thursday after it was announced Wednesday that no police officers would be charged directly for Breonna Taylor's death.
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Patrick Corbin closes book on his Nationals season with a loss to Mets in his final start
The 2019 World Series hero struggled to find a rhythm in the pandemic-shortened season and finishes the campaign 2-7.
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Current state of technology and social media in the U.S.
Facebook announced the removal of hundreds of Russian-linked accounts, pages and groups. The Justice Department is trying to force big tech to take responsibility for content on their platforms, while the U.S. government and TikTok remain at odds. Top app makers are rallying against Apple & Google app stores, and Apple is touting new COVID-19 features across all devices. CNET senior producer Dan Patterson joined CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss all things tech in the U.S.
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Japanese American museum, East West Players to receive part of $156-million fund
JANM and EWP are among 20 BIPOC arts organizations receiving "game changer" pandemic funding from a Ford Foundation-led program.
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Trump touts return of Pac-12's college football season: 'You're welcome!!!'
Trump called out Pac-12 officials at a White House press briefing last week.
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Steele dossier source was investigated by FBI for Russia links, Barr says
WASHINGTON — The primary source of the controversial Steele dossier had previously been investigated by the FBI for contacts to suspected Russian-intelligence officials, according to information released by Attorney General William Barr. The new charge was outlined in a letter sent by Barr on Thursday to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), whose panel...
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Claude Trucks, patriarch of musical family that included Allman Brothers Band drummer, dies at 101
Claude Trucks, patriarch of Jacksonville, Florida's musical Trucks family, died Tuesday. He was 101.        
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David Peterson stymies Nationals to keep Mets’ playoff hopes alive
WASHINGTON — David Peterson’s season is concluding just as it has reached a zenith. The rookie pitcher didn’t even possess a roster spot when summer camp began, but became an integral piece of the Mets’ rotation out of necessity. Now the Mets have to love the potential gem they have unearthed. Thursday night Peterson kept...
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Donald Trump Says Critical Race Theory is 'Like a Cancer'
President Donald Trump described critical race theory as a "hateful Marxist doctrine [that] paints America as a wicked nation that seeks to divide everyone by race."
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