Doctor caught lying about BLM protesters attacking his daughter in Baltimore

A Texas cardiologist claimed his daughter and boyfriend were attacked by Black Lives Matter protesters in Baltimore — but the young couple told cops they were actually accosted by young squeegee washers, bodycam footage shows. Dr. Andrea Natale, executive director of the Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St. David’s Medical Center in Austin, took to...
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Big contact tracing study shows role of kids and superspreaders in coronavirus pandemic
Children can spread coronavirus among themselves efficiently, but young adults are the primary source of coronavirus spread, according to a study published Wednesday.
No NBA Finals jitters for Anthony Davis, who dazzles in Lakers' Game 1 rout of Heat
Anthony Davis had never played in the NBA Finals before Wednesday night, but based on his stellar performance in Game 1, one would never know.
Trump signs short-term spending bill to prevent government shutdown
President Donald Trump signed a spending bill early Thursday to prevent an imminent government shutdown. The Senate voted 84-10 to pass the bipartisan bill, extending federal agency funding to Dec. 11 and avoiding a potentially nasty fight ahead of the Nov. 3 election. The House already passed the bill in a 359-57 vote last week....
LeBron James' voting initiative recruits 10,000 poll workers, and Obama joins NBA virtual crowd to thank them
LeBron James and the More Than a Vote organization reached a major milestone today. Partnered with the NAACP Legal Defense Fund (LDF), they announced that they have amassed 10,000 new volunteer poll workers for the upcoming November elections.
Pennsylvania mother drowns trying to rescue children from rough NJ waters: report
A Pennsylvania woman vacationing with her family at the New Jersey shore drowned this week when she tried to save her three children from dangerous rip currents.
How The Home Edit’s pro organizers built a lucrative — and controversial — empire
A Netflix series is just the latest platform for Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin to spread their rainbow-themed categorizing gospel. But the larger platform has also flung open the door to detractors.
Washington state family loses home to wildfire – then all 7 test positive for coronavirus
It may be one of the worst years imaginable for the Graham family of Washington state. On Labor Day, a wildfire destroyed their home. Days later, all seven members of the family tested positive for the coronavirus.
The U.S. may be readying drone strikes in Kenya. That might increase the violence.
The reported targets are Al-Shabaab militants operating in an area with high tensions
President Trump Signs Bill to Fund Government and Avoid Federal Shutdown
The temporary extension will set the stage for a lame-duck session of Congress later this year, where the agenda will be largely determined by the outcome of the presidential election
California wildfires fueled by hot, dry weather
Fires in Northern California killed three people, destroyed homes, and prompted thousands to evacuate in a state already impacted by wildfires in recent months.
Sonic boom serves up confusion during 2020 French Open
The sound of a fighter jet breaking the sound barrier rattled many participants and guests at the French Open Wednesday. The tournament, which had already been postponed once due to the coronavirus pandemic, was in the middle of a match between Dominik Koepfer and Stan Wawrinka when everyone at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France heard...
"48 Hours Suspicion": The Ambush of Kevin Harris
A music producer on the edge of stardom has a dark premonition – then he’s gunned down. His parents want answers."CBS This Morning: Saturday" co-host Michelle Miller reports.
Florida man arrested after allegedly hitting deputy in face with a Bible: report
A Florida man was arrested last Tuesday after throwing a Bible at a deputy while dressed only in his underwear, according to reports.
Heat hit with multiple injuries to starters in loss to Lakers in Game 1 of NBA Finals
Heat starters Goran Dragic, Bam Adebayo and Jimmy Butler all suffered varying injuries in Game 1, but Dragic's could keep him out of the next game.
Chrissy Teigen shares heartbreaking news of pregnancy loss
"To our Jack—I'm so sorry that the first few moments of your life were met with so many complications, that we couldn't give you the home you needed to survive. We will always love you," Teigen wrote on Instagram.
Things could get ugly in Yankees-Rays ALDS clash
Order up the agita. Fire up the bloodstreams. The Yankees and the Rays are taking their blood feud on the road, taking it to sleepy, seaside San Diego. But don’t be fooled. We’ll be able to feel the distaste from here. We’ll be able to sense the mutual contempt. We are about to use and...
10 photos capturing Game 1 of Dodgers vs. Brewers in wild-card playoffs
Ten photos that capture Game 1 of the National League wild-card series between the Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday.
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Yankees able to bail out the bullpen — this time: Sherman
Game 2 started in September and ended in October. It had a rain delay both without and with actual rain. It was filled with walks and runs, yet basically crawled for more than four hours. The Yankees only won this game and clinched this series against the Indians because the length, discipline and power of...
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Why Election Jitters Have Traders Chasing Butterflies
Heading into presidential elections, traders typically try to hedge their bets based on which candidate might win. This time around, U.S. markets are increasingly trying to gauge how big of a mess the aftermath might be. With President Donald Trump all but promising to dispute the results if he loses -- on top of coronavirus case counts creeping higher and stalled stimulus negotiations -- the Nov. 3 election has already become the most expensive event to hedge against ever. Here’s a look at the
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Dodgers bullpen holds off Brewers to take Game 1 of wild-card series
The Dodgers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 to take Game 1 of their wild-game series on Wednesday at Dodger Stadium.
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Vendor at Trump rally says he's seen uptick in QAnon merchandise demand
CNN reporter Donie O'Sullivan speaks to a vendor outside a Trump rally in Duluth, Minnesota, who says he has seen an increase in demand for QAnon merchandise.
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Japan's Tokyo Stock Exchange suffers its worst outage ever
Japan's Tokyo Stock Exchange halted all trading Thursday because of a technical glitch.
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Hernández: Walker Buehler's blister saga reveals a deeper truth — Dodgers aren't invincible
Walker Buehler's Game 1 performance made it clear that questions about the Dodgers' starting rotation will follow the team throughout the playoffs.
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FDA won't reveal why AstraZeneca vaccine is still on hold in US
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Plaschke: Lakers make a Finals statement; this might be over already
The Lakers whisked their way to a 116-98 victory over the wide-eyed and weak-kneed Miami Heat on Wednesday in an NBA Finals Game 1 win that felt like a clincher.
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Yankees storm back to complete sweep of Indians, advance to ALCS
The Yankees and Indians went back and forth all night, with New York ultimately scoring two in the ninth inning to finish off the sweep.       
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New York workers left behind by pandemic response
Many of New York City's restaurants are operating with skeleton staffing levels as they try and survive in the face of the pandemic. The cautious reopening has left many unemployed restaurant workers to wonder when or if they will go back to work. (Oct. 1)       
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Yankees rally in 9th to stun Indians, advance to ALDS
Get ready for Yankees-Rays in the ALDS. The Yankees earned their way into the best-of-five affair against their AL East rivals by outslugging the Indians on the way to an exhausting 10-9 victory in Game 2 of the AL Wild Card Series on Wednesday night at Cleveland’s Progressive Field. After flushing a pair of two-run...
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In Appalachian Ohio, war on poverty rages on
It's been 56 years since President Lyndon Johnson unveiled his plan for a "Great Society" in Ohio to combat rural poverty and racial injustice across the U.S. But much of Appalachian Ohio still has child poverty rates higher than 30%. (Oct. 1)       
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Governor Newsom vetoes high school ethnic studies bill
The legislation would have required all public high school students in the state to complete a semester of ethnic studies.
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Hong Kong is China, Like It or Not
After months of chaos in the city, something had to be done, and the Chinese government did it.
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Chrissy Teigen announces miscarriage in heartbreaking Instagram post
Model and entrepreneur Chrissy Teigen revealed that she suffered a miscarriage in a heartbreaking Instagram post on Wednesday night. The 34-year-old mother of two, who was expecting a boy she called Jack, had been hospitalized in Los Angeles over the weekend and received blood transfusions after experiencing bleeding during the last month of her pregnancy. “We...
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Colleges are exploding with COVID and have lax testing. One school is keeping cases down.
Tiny Colby College is running one of the nation's most rigorous COVID testing programs. So far, it's working to keep coronavirus cases at bay.       
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What to watch on Thursday: ‘Let’s Be Real’ on Fox
October 1, 2020 | “Gangs of London” on AMC.
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Lawmaker corners former pharma CEO in blistering interrogation
Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA) did the math in an interrogation of the former CEO from pharmaceutical company Celgene over the connection between rising drug prices and the CEO's compensation.
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Live Updates: SCOTUS fight ramps up after first debate
The Supreme Court nomination fight -- a partisan political battle -- continues to rage following the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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Live Updates: 2020 presidential election heats up after first debate
The campaign trail is heating up between President Trump and Joe Biden after both parties squared off during a highly anticipated debate on Tuesday in Ohio.
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Chrissy Teigen announces pregnancy loss after brief hospitalization
Chrissy Teigen has lost her baby following a hospitalization.
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Trump plans to slash refugee admissions to US to record low
The Trump administration has proposed further slashing the number of refugees the United States accepts to a new record low number in the coming year
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Game 1 Was a Disaster for the Miami Heat. It Could’ve Been Even Worse.
At least they made Anthony Davis work up a sweat.
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Photos: Lakers cruise past Heat in NBA Finals opener
Anthony Davis and LeBron James played like superstars to lead the Lakers to a 116-98 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Sept. 30, 2020.
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Celebrities Accuse Trump of White Supremacy over 'Stand Back and Stand By' Comments
Leftist Hollywood stars freaked out over President Donald Trump's comments about white supremacists and the Proud Boys during the first presidential debate on Tuesday. Celebrities seized on the the president's remarks as an opportunity to equate him and his supporters to white supremacists, while fanning the flames of panic that the commander in chief was making a veiled threat to his opponents.
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Laura Ingraham: President Trump’s accomplishments are ‘beyond debate’
Amid the mainstream media’s relentless criticism of President Trump's performance during Tuesday night’s presidential debate, Fox News host Laura Ingraham pointed out Wednesday that there’s no disputing the president's successes.
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Trump's latest punt on White supremacy shows a debate rebound will be tough
President Donald Trump's failure yet again to unequivocally condemn White supremacy Wednesday -- to clear up a chilling moment from his debate clash with Democratic nominee Joe Biden -- shows how he may find it impossible to reboot for their next crucial contest.
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Trump's latest punt on White supremacy shows a debate rebound will be tough
• Analysis: Trump's shocking moment that you probably missed
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September 30 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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What Is Palantir? Never Profitable Company, Born With Help of CIA Seed Money, Makes Market Debut
Palantir, tech billionaire Peter Thiel's mysterious data analysis company, completed its first day as a publicly-traded company on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday.
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The Apocalypse, Dystopias, and Social Distancing: Study Explores People's Weird Covid-19 Dreams
The study involved over 4,000 people who answered questions about their sleep and dreams during lockdown.
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