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Trump banned TikTok and WeChat. Are video games next?
The executive order singling out WeChat and its parent company, Tencent, caused a furor in the gaming world Thursday night. Officials say the order is focused on WeChat, not Tencent's gaming holdings — but how long will that hold?
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Ronaldo brace can't save Juventus as Champions League football returns
What resources are available for special ed students in the middle of the pandemic?
Many of the hands-on therapies and services that special needs students received before campuses shut down can't be adequately delivered via distance learning. Also, the state has waived timelines that allow students to quickly receive assessments, which determine the services needed for each child.
Job Growth Slowed in July, Signaling a Loss of Economic Momentum
The ranks of the employed grew by 1.8 million, a drop from the pace of the previous two months, as renewed business closings hampered the recovery.
Washington Football Team cuts Derrius Guice after RB's arrest on domestic violence charges
Hours after being arrested on charges related to domestic violence, running back Derrius Guice was released by the Washington Football Team.
The Coronavirus Relief Negotiations Have Collapsed
After 10 days of fruitless talks, Democrats and the White House agree they're going nowhere.
Grizzlies crush Thunder for first win in bubble, strengthen hold on eighth place in West
The Grizzlies finally got their first win at Disney World, routing the Thunder 121-92 to move a full game ahead of the Blazers for eighth in the West.
Ireland Finds U.S. Tourists During Pandemic May Be Trouble. But So Is Their Absence
There's a perception that Americans are resistant to wearing masks and are refusing to self-isolate for 14 days upon arrival. Still, one hotel workers says, "We are missing the Americans greatly."
Pasadena's most expensive home aims for $39.8 million
A Pasadena mega-mansion designed by Richard Landry is going up for sale at $39.8 million, making it the most expensive home for sale in the area.
GOP House candidate's China coronavirus mask sparks criticism
Virginia House Delegate Nick Freitas drew backlash over a facemask his campaign is selling that features a controversial joke
Cristiano Ronaldo's brace can't save Juventus as the Champions League returns in style
Cristiano Ronaldo's brace was not enough to fire Juventus into the Champions League quarterfinals as European football's most prestigious cup competition returned in style on Friday.
Relief talks fail, Mnuchin sees executive action
A last-ditch effort by Democrats to revive collapsing Capitol Hill talks on vital COVID-19 rescue money ended in disappointment on Friday. (Aug. 7)
Biden remarks on African American 'diversity' highlight the 'arrogance' of Democrats, Lawrence Jones says
Joe Biden's controversial comments about the American American community showcased the "arrogance" of Democrats, Fox News contributor and Fox Nation host Lawrence Jones said Friday.
The Roving Evangelical Preacher Who Travels From One Site of Racial Unrest to Another
“We live a lifestyle of readiness.”
Alabama, Georgia and LSU get good news with updated conference-only 2020 SEC football schedule
Alabama, Georgia and LSU - ranked No. 3, 4 and 5 in the Amway Coaches Poll - avoided adding risky games when the SEC released its updated schedule.
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson wants to tap the XFL’s reality-TV potential
The XFL has new owners -- and they plan to tackle their investment with Hollywood flair.
US records more than 2,000 coronavirus deaths in single day — the most since May
The US saw more than 2,000 coronavirus fatalities in a single day for the first time since May — as the country’s total death toll soared to a staggering 160,000 on Friday. There were at least 2,060 deaths reported nationwide during a 24-hour period from Wednesday night to Thursday night, according to the AFP, which...
Bring on Trump’s Half-Baked Executive Orders
Two of the president's ideas are useless, and none will rescue the economy. But some could actually help.
Unemployment rate falls to 10.2% as stimulus debate delays benefits
Unemployment stimulus talks ground to a halt on Friday as the unemployment rate dropped to 10.2%. It is unclear what the White House can do to restore federal unemployment benefits that lapsed for millions of Americans last week. Nancy Cordes reports.
Making your own butter is TikTok's latest popular trend during the pandemic
Well, you’ve already made your own sourdough – now you need something to put on it.
Cuomo will allow New York schools to reopen
New York Mayor Andrew Cuomo on Friday gave the green light to open schools in the state. Mola Lenghi reports.
Biker rally: Covid risk?
A rally that usually draws hundreds of thousands of bikers to Sturgis SD is raising concerns that it will spread coronavirus, if precautions are ignored.
My mother died in April of cancer. Coronavirus robbed us of closure
I didn't want a Zoom funeral. I wanted to honor her at a lovely celebration of life with all her favorite people on a sunny SoCal patio. I wanted stories, hugs and margaritas.
Stephen Colbert and James Corden to Begin Filming In-Studio Next Week
After filming for months at home, the late night hosts are officially moving out.
Brooklyn Democratic leader pushes for rule allowing transgender members to serve
The chairwoman of the Brooklyn Democrat Party wants to change party rules to allow Democrats who identify as transgender or non-binary to serve in the county committee’s elected leadership positions. Party leader and Assemblywoman Rodneyse Bichotte noted that under current party rules, elected committee posts must equally split between men and women. “As a new...
At least 17 killed in Air India plane crash
An Air India Express plane was attempting to land in heavy rain when it went off the runway, slid down a 35 foot embankment, and broke in two, according to India's civil aviation minister. Kris Van Cleave reports.
Coronavirus cases in kids on the rise
More than 25 children died from the virus in July, including a 6-year-old this week. Janet Shamlian reports.
5 ways Elvis Presley can help you get through the pandemic
Elvis isn't in the building, but here's how to connect with events and people inspired by the King
DNC delegates rally behind Karen Bass to be Biden’s VP
More than 300 DNC delegates have signed a statement urging presidential candidate Joe Biden to select Karen Bass, D-Calif., chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, to be his running mate and join the ticket for Vice President.
Air India flight skids off runway, 16 killed
A special Indian government evacuation flight carrying people home who were stranded because of the coronavirus skidded off a runway and split in two while landing Friday in heavy rain in southern India. (August 7)
Opinion: Only a matter of time before college athletes use all of their power to dismantle system
At some point in coming years, college athletes will boycott a major sports event, or a star player who leads a movement will help destroy amateurism.
Susan Rice sells Netflix stock worth more than $300G as Biden mulls choice of running mate: report
Former national security advisor Susan Rice has reportedly sold her shares in the streaming service Netflix amid rumors that she is on the shortlist of candidates to be presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden's running mate.
"CBS Evening News" headlines for Friday, August 7, 2020
Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell."
16-year-old Florida boy accused of homicide for shooting man in the head
A teenage Florida boy accused of shooting a man in head while on the phone with a 911 dispatcher had charges against him upgraded to murder Friday after the victim died
"I want to get out": Desperate Lebanese say they're stuck after massive explosion
Even before this week's blast, the country of 6 million was suffering through a severe economic recession.
Ashton Kutcher will try to soothe coronavirus pandemic anxiety with a virtual story time
Ashton Kutcher is set to participate in COVID Recovery Iowa's "Tell Me a Story" virtual story time. Here's how and when to watch.
U.S. intel finds Russia using a "range of measures" to "denigrate" Biden
U.S. intelligence shows that Russia is trying to "denigrate" Joe Biden, and China prefers that President Trump lose reelection, an assessment described by the ODNI says.
Kristin Cavallari talks focusing on ‘what really matters in life’ amid Jay Cutler divorce
Kristin Cavallari is opening up about how she's feeling these days and what she's been up to.
Video shows moments before Beirut explosion tore through a pregnant woman's hospital room. She gave birth right after
If you ask Edmond Khnaisser to summarize the birth of his son, he'd tell you it was an adrenaline rush. And not because baby George is his firstborn, but because his son was born just moments after the massive Beirut explosion ripped through his wife's hospital room.
Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. President Lorenzo Soria dies
Lorenzo Soria, president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, died on Friday
The 2020 MTV VMAs will not be held at Barclays Center
The show will instead take place at various outdoor locations around the city.
One Third of Americans Are Always Wrong
Unfortunately, it’s a different third every time.
Senior Trump official pours cold water on President's vaccine timetable
New Hampshire woman is first American to undergo two full face transplants
Carmen Blandin Tarleton became the first American to ever receive a second full face transplant when she underwent a 20-hour surgery at Boston's Brigham and Women’s Hospital last month, according to an Associated Press report.
How White Is Your Favorite Suburban Amenity?
From waterfront towns to that "village-like atmosphere," the New York Times has you covered.
Stream It Or Skip It: ‘She Dies Tomorrow’ on VOD, an Extra-Existential Arthouse Horror Excursion
Anyone up for staring into the nebulous eye of mortality?
Here's what K-12 schools may look like when it's safe for kids to return
Figuring out how to safely reopen schools for K-12 students is a highly complicated undertaking as the safety of children, teachers and staff is paramount. Here are the contours of what students in California will encounter when it's safe to bring them back to campus.
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More Bon Appétit Test Kitchen stars exit amid disputes with Condé Nast
The talent roster behind the popular Bon Appétit Test Kitchen series on YouTube continues to unravel.
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