The Slow-Fingered President

Donald Trump has been eager to tweet on many subjects—but notably reticent to emphasize public health.
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Who’s Succeeding Against the Coronavirus and Why
Four months after the coronavirus outbreak was declared a global health emergency, countries around the world have seen vastly different results from their efforts to fight the pandemic.
Who’s Succeeding Against the Coronavirus and Why: QuickTake
Eight months after the coronavirus outbreak was declared a global health emergency, countries around the world have seen vastly different results from their efforts to fight the pandemic. The outcomes have been driven by factors both in and out of the control of individual nations, with some common threads emerging:
How the U.K. Is Joining Nations Fighting to Save Jobs
South Korea says Kim Jong-un apologized over official’s shooting death
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un apologized Friday over the killing of a South Korea official near the rivals’ disputed sea boundary, saying he’s “very sorry” about the “unexpected” and “unfortunate” incident, South Korean officials said Friday. It’s extremely unusual for a North Korean leader to apologize to rival South Korea...
Africa's CDC chief explains continent's low death rate
The Covid-19 death rate in Africa has defied expectations and stayed relatively low. CNN's David McKenzie speaks to Dr. John Nkengasong, Director of Africa's Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about the continent's coronavirus response.
'Hero rat' wins gold medal from UK charity for hunting landmines
A rat in Cambodia has been heralded a hero and awarded for saving lives.
'Hero rat' wins gold medal from UK charity for hunting landmines
A rat in Cambodia has been heralded a hero and awarded for saving lives.
Apple Watch Series 6: Is it worth it to upgrade?
At the core of the model upgrade is a blood oxygen sensor, which Apple stresses isn't a medical tool. We tried it out.
Review: The 'Boys' are back: Parsons, Quinto and Bomer bring the 'Band' party to Netflix
"The Boys in the Band" — Mart Crowley's landmark gay story that's at once dated and timely — captures the bonds of friendship, even when it gets ugly.
Sniffer dogs deployed to detect Covid-19 at airport -- with almost 100% success rate
Biden’s claim that Trump’s tax bill gave companies ‘a reward for offshoring jobs’
The Democratic nominee is a fierce critic of Trump's tax bill, but a key charge is not yet confirmed in the data.
Ex-Washington Post editor: Media too opinionated, Trump attacks troubling
A dozen years after stepping down as the Washington Post’s top editor, Leonard Downie reaches into history when asked about the war between Donald Trump and the media.
'Secret Society of Second-Born Royals' Cast: Meet the Stars of the Disney+ Film
"Secret Society of Second-Born Royals" is the new Disney+ movie featuring a cast of members of royal families – who are also superheroes.
Breonna Taylor's family attorney believes the Kentucky attorney general's investigation was a coverup
After another night of protests, Louisville's mayor said he is extending the city's curfew through the weekend to balance people's "rights to peacefully protest with the duty to protect public safety."
'Restaurants for Biden': Famous chefs, restaurateurs claim Trump 'failed' their industry: report
More than 150 chefs and restaurant owners have signed a letter backing the Democrat
What Charles Barkley Said About Breonna Taylor and Defund the Police
The NBA on TNT analyst argued Taylor's death could not be compared to George Floyd as her boyfriend fired at police officers.
Anthony Davis has been Lakers' clutch fourth-quarter closer against Nuggets
Anthony Davis had never appeared in the conference finals before, but he has met the moment with some dominant fourth quarters against the Nuggets.
Costco sells Kirkland-brand hard seltzer, joining trendy drink market
Costco has released its own brand of hard seltzer in four flavors: mango, grapefruit, black cherry and lime.
Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone to be questioned by police as celebrity drug probe deepens
QB Ryan Fitzpatrick leads Dolphins to first win of season -- over Jaguars
Ryan Fitzpatrick was having the most fun in the Miami Dolphins’ 31-13 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night.
Pac-12 Proves It's a Follower, Not a Leader, In College Football Landscape
The Big Ten has also lagged behind with its return during COVID-19, but at least the Big Ten blazed a trail to postpone sports, and to their abrupt return. The Pac-12 has remained a few steps behind.
South Carolina shooting into GOP building sets off party squabbling
Someone shot at a Republican Party building in South Carolina earlier this week – prompting the chairmen of both major parties in the state to trade barbs in local media and on Twitter.
'World's largest' overwater villas open in Maldives
Soneva Fushi in the Maldives is now home to what it claims are the world's largest one- and two-bedroom overwater villas, and they even have slides.
'World's largest' overwater villas open in Maldives
Luxury is synonymous with Maldives hotels, but Soneva Fushi has just upped the ante.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is the First Woman to Lie in State at the U.S. Capitol
Ginsburg’s casket will be brought to the Capitol Friday morning for a private ceremony
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Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone to be questioned by police as celebrity drug probe deepens
Deepika Padukone, one of Bollywood's most prominent stars, is set to be questioned in an ongoing probe into Indian celebrities following the suspected suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
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Vermont man visits cemetery, thanks 3,200+ veterans buried there: 'They're all heroes'
A Vermont man spent his Wednesday morning paying respects to more than 3,200 veterans buried at the Vermont Veterans Memorial Cemetery. 
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Shocking video shows truck plow through Breonna Taylor protest in LA
A pick-up truck plowed through a group of protesters in Los Angeles Thursday night, hurling one of the demonstrators to the ground before speeding away, according to reports. The crowd of demonstrators were marching down Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood just before 9 p.m. when the black truck accelerated through the crowd, the Los Angeles Times...
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RBG will become the first woman to lie in state in the US Capitol. Here's who else made history
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is still making history, even after her death.
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In Despair, Protesters Take to the Streets for Breonna Taylor
Police in riot gear barricaded roads and cars honked as the crowd marched past a nighttime curfew in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Parents TV Council urges probe of Netflix for 'sexualized' content amid 'Cuties' controversy
Netflix defended the film earlier this month, calling the project a “social commentary against the sexualization of young children."
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Louisville cop attends roll call one day after being shot at protest
One of the Louisville police officers shot Wednesday night amid protests over the Breonna Taylor indictment decision was back to his precinct the next day for roll call. Maj. Aubrey Gregory, who was shot in the hip, received a standing ovation as he limped into a room at a Louisville Metro Police Department station house...
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Chanel Designs a Fabulously Fashionable Bond
The luxury company’s debut debt will pay out a penalty if Chanel fails to hit its green targets. That’s to be applauded.
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Florida's DeSantis may combat 'draconian' college coronavirus rules with student 'bill of rights'
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday balked at what he described as “incredibly draconian” university policies in the state, claiming they punish students for attending large gatherings amid the coronavirus, according to reports. 
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Amy Coney Barrett's friends, family praise her as 'fair,' a 'powerhouse'
Judge Amy Coney Barrett's family and friends spoke to "The Ingraham Angle” on Thursday night about why they think Barrett would make a great Supreme Court justice.
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Live Updates: protests continue in Louisville, other cities over Breonna Taylor case
Protests in Lousiville, Ky. and other cities across the country continued Friday a day after a Kentucky grand jury opted to indict only one of the three Louisville police officers in the March raid that led to Breonna Taylor's death.
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Tory Lanez breaks silence on Megan Thee Stallion shooting with 'tone deaf' diss track, album
One month after Megan Thee Stallion accused Tory Lanez of shooting her in July, the rapper shared his side of the story on a new album "Daystar."        
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Yankees’ Gleyber Torres addresses his defensive struggles
Gleyber Torres made his eighth error at shortstop on Wednesday, a number he knows is too high. He called his defense this season “regular, I guess.” “I had a little struggle in the beginning [of the season], but I feel confident,’’ Torres said. “Errors are part of the game… I really don’t like to make...
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg will become the first woman to lie in state in the US Capitol. Here's who else made history
Ruth Bader Ginsburg will become the first woman and first Jewish person to lie in state in the US Capitol, according to congressional historians. Here is a look at other historic firsts in this custom.
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FDA issues Benadryl warning as it investigates reports of teen injuries and deaths linked to TikTok challenge
The US Food and Drug Administration issued a warning Thursday over "serious problems with high doses" of the common over-the-counter allergy medication Benadryl.
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Michael Conforto’s ‘unbelievable’ Mets season is over
WASHINGTON — Michael Conforto is getting the remainder of the season off. A day after returning from a two-day break because of left hamstring discomfort, the outfielder was placed on the injured list Thursday. Luis Guillorme was recalled from the team’s alternate training site to take Conforto’s roster spot. Conforto aggravated the hamstring, according to...
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Several Google services suffer outages Thursday night
Several Google services, including Gmail, Hangouts and YouTube, briefly went down for many users across the US on Thursday night. The outage-tracking website DownDetector received an influx of reports of interruptions to those services beginning shortly before 9 p.m. and peaking 15 minutes later. A majority of those affected were located in major cities along...
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Vehicle plows through Breonna Taylor protesters in Hollywood, hitting at least one person
A truck drove through a group of protesters in Hollywood on Thursday night, striking and running over at least one person as it sped through the crowd, footage shows.
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How projected pick Alexis Lafreniere is handling his Rangers wait
There’s an endearing modesty about Alexis Lafreniere, the projected No. 1 pick in the upcoming 2020 NHL Draft. As the coronavirus pandemic wreaked havoc on the NHL’s schedule, forcing the league to complete the 2019-20 season in a bubble setting and postpone the draft until October, Lafreniere has had to wait even longer for the...
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Rejuvenated Dwight Howard a 'beast' on the boards in Lakers' Game 4 win
After making his first NBA playoff start since 2018, Dwight Howard rekindles his past rebounding dominance in the Lakers' Game 4 win over the Nuggets.
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Only 32% of Americans Support Increasing Number of Supreme Court Justices: Poll
48 percent of Democrats backed increasing the number of Supreme Court justices while only 20 percent of Republicans approved of the proposal.
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Demonstrators take to the streets for the second night to protest Breonna Taylor grand jury decision
Demonstrators took to the streets for a second night in Louisville to protest a Kentucky grand jury's decision not to indict any officers in the fatal police shooting of Breonna Taylor. Watch CBS affiliate WLKY's coverage here.
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Accidental hipsters: The sartorial flair of Chinatown's seniors
On the streets of Chicago, a stylish female resident pairs an upturned Burberry bucket hat with a pear-blossom print bomber jacket. In San Francisco, a man with a model's steely gaze poses in a check button-up, a tuft of dark hair shooting out from the back of his five-panel Obey cap.
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