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Brooklyn Beckham is engaged to Nicola Peltz: 'I am the luckiest man in the world'
Brooklyn Beckham announced his engagement to "Transformers" actress Nicola Peltz. He wrote that he proposed two weeks ago.      
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Search for Naya Rivera continues: Authorities use sonar to navigate murky waters
Authorities have shared the methods by which they are searching for actress Naya Rivera who is presumed dead after disappearing from a rented boat.       
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'Pushing the boundaries': Long lines for COVID tests, stressed labs delay results as demand spikes
COVID-19 test results are delayed a week or longer in hotspot communities, undercutting public health efforts to track, isolate and prevent spread.       
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Coronavirus updates: More than 66K new cases; Walt Disney World reopens amid surge in Florida; 7-Eleven Free Slurpee Day canceled
Walt Disney World was expected to begin a phased reopening this weekend, nearly four months after the theme park shut down due to COVID-19.       
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More groups call for complete ban on Native American mascots as momentum shifts
"This is the closest I think Native peoples have come in nearly 30 years," Crystal Echo Hawk says of Washington's name change.       
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Inside an Arizona hospital battling a global COVID-19 hot spot: Exhausted staff, not enough beds and a silent fight
As COVID-19 brutalizes Arizona, a look inside Tucson Medical Center provides a snapshot of what hospitals in the state are experiencing.       
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Atlanta Dream's Renee Montgomery pens letter to Sen. Kelly Loeffler: 'Don't end up on the wrong side of history'
In an open letter Friday, Renee Montgomery implored Atlanta Dream co-owner, Sen. Kelly Loeffler, to reassess her stance on Black Lives Matter.       
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Ten weeks: A timeline of the search for Vanessa Guillen
Vanessa Guillen disappeared from the Fort Hood Army post in Texas on April 22. It took investigators 10 weeks to find her body.       
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Citing COVID threat, judge blocks first federal execution in 17 years; sides with victims' family
A judge delayed the first federal execution in 17 years, a resurgence of the deadly coronavirus and the risk it poses to witnesses.       
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Marine dad gives family the best wake-up call ever
After an extended deployment, U.S. Marine GySgt. Wesley Johnson wanted to make sure he was the first thing his family saw when they woke up.       
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Abortion pill restricted by FDA for decades has better safety record than penicillin and Viagra
The FDA imposes tighter restrictions on Mifeprex than on opioids such as fentanyl.       
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Opinion: Skipping MLB season for safety of his newborns, Buster Posey makes 'easy' decision, huge sacrifice
After adopting newborn twin girls, the Giants' six-time All-Star catcher announced Friday that he will be sitting out the 2020 MLB season.       
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As coronavirus surges in Republican territory, so does rage over masks
To mask or not to mask has become an unlikely political issue, sparking combative public meetings, inconsistent laws and showdowns in supermarkets       
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Remdesivir and COVID-19: New data suggests the experimental drug can shorten how long people are sick
According to new results from Gilead, new data shows 74% of patients treated with remdesivir had recovered by their 14th day of hospitalization.      
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Trump postpones New Hampshire campaign rally, citing Tropical Storm Fay
White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany confirmed the postponement of the New Hampshire rally on Friday, citing the "big storm."       
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Warnings issued for Jersey Shore as Tropical Storm Fay set to bring rain, wind, tornadoes
Fay was expected to bring 2 to 4 inches of rain, with the possibility of flash flooding in parts of the mid-Atlantic and southern New England.       
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Meghan Markle's favorite Lululemon leggings are on sale right now
Meghan Markle's favorite Lululemon Align leggings are currently on sale as part of the online Lululemon sale.       
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The Backstory: There is more to the Frederick Douglass story. Her name is Anna Murray Douglass.
Anna Murray Douglass has been largely overlooked by history, but she made her husband's achievements possible. Journalists can lift up such stories.      
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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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Trump: I'm the president, I can't be subpoenaed or investigated. Supreme Court: Uh, no.
Attending to foreign policy crises might theoretically be grounds for putting off a subpoena. Working on your golf game is not. Trump could make the time.       
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Tips for taking care of your lawn
Want a green lawn all summer long? Avoid these common mistakes.       
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Trump attacks his own CDC scientists over how to reopen schools safely
The president's willingness to push back against CDC scientists brought renewed criticism that Trump is putting politics over safety and science.       
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'The curve is no longer flat': Nearly half of Florida's ICUs are at least 90% full
Florida's hospitals are increasingly strained under COVID-19. Hospitalizations have jumped more than 13% just since July 1 across the state.       
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Fact check: Chihuahuas are dogs, not large rats
A screen grab of a Google search claims Chihuahuas are large rats and not dogs. This claim, around since 2004, is false.      
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