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Engel on hot mic: "If I didn't have a primary, I wouldn't care"

His primary challenger tells CBS News the comment "captures everything that is wrong with too many in Washington"
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NHL, players agree to CBA extension
The NHL finalized the necessary details for finishing this season Sunday night and followed that up Monday by agreeing on a path forward for the next six years. Now it’s up to the players and board of governors to make it official. After agreeing on the protocols for Phase 3 (training camp) and Phase 4...
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms tests positive for coronavirus
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms revealed Monday that she has contracted the coronavirus, as Georgia and other southern states that reopened their economies early see a starling spike in cases. “COVID-19 has literally hit home. I have had NO symptoms and have tested positive,” Bottoms tweeted Monday afternoon. Georgia’s Department of Health reported Monday that...
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13-year-old girl killed in violent carjacking of family van in Pico Rivera
The teen was one of four children inside the vehicle when a man jumped in and sped off.
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Virus, Confederate Flag, Amy Cooper: Your Monday Evening Briefing
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Mississippi Republican senator: 'We don't want to celebrate' Confederate flag
The senior GOP US senator from Mississippi said Monday that the decision by his state to change its "divisive" flag with the Confederate emblem was long overdue, while praising the decision by NASCAR to ban the battle flag of the southern secessionists at its events was "absolutely the right thing to do."
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More than 580,000 California companies got PPP loans. Here's what we know
More than 87,000 California businesses received PPP loans in the last 3 months, leaving few parts of the economy untouched.
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When California Transferred COVID-19 Patients to My Prison
Inside San Quentin, we’re just waiting for the virus to find us.
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After outlets criticize Biden ad for not mentioning PPP loans, one small business bears the brunt of online harassment
A campaign ad for former Vice President Joe Biden featuring a small business owner has come under attack by the Trump campaign and conservative outlets and personalities for its alleged dishonesty.
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Portland police union boss blasts rioters, elected officials for 'demonizing' cops
The President of the Portland Police Association on Monday took both rioters and elected officials to task for “demonizing” officers who are on the front lines.
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Atlanta mayor tests positive for Covid-19
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Christopher Buckley’s ‘Make Russia Great Again’ is the Trump satire we’ve been waiting for
Many fiction writers have tried and failed to find comedy in the current administration. Finally, we have something to laugh about.
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Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes reacts to historic NFL contract
Patrick Mahomes has at least 450 million reasons to be pretty hyped right now. On the heels of agreeing to the richest contract in sports history, the Super Bowl-winning QB took a quick social media victory lap. “Here to stay!” he tweeted on Monday, along with a video of career highlights, from draft day to...
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US and Brazil lead in Covid cases as leaders downplay the virus
In the age of Covid-19, President Donald Trump and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro are two of a kind. CNN's Bill Weir reports on how the US and Brazil lead the world in the number of cases while their leaders downplay coronavirus.
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Nick Cordero had no underlying conditions before dying of coronavirus complications
After a brave three-month fight, beloved Broadway actor Nick Cordero died of complications from the coronavirus on Sunday. The recent father, 41, reportedly had no underlying conditions and his health struggles lasted long after he repeatedly tested negative for the virus. The timeline of his decline is a tragic reminder that even young, healthy people...
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D.C. Council reconsiders sweeping police reform bill
Lawmakers revisit emergency policing bill after complaints from Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D)
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Australia Closes Interstate Border Because Of Coronavirus Outbreak
Victoria, whose capital city is Melbourne, has logged 127 cases in the last 24 hours, which accounts for more than 90% of Australia's infections during that period, according to national data.
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At Least 8 Killed in Plane Collision at Idaho Lake: Sheriff
At least eight people, including three children, were killed when two airplanes collided
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Court's ruling on Electoral College -- chaos could still ensue
The Supreme Court's unanimous decision to bind so-called 'faithless electors,' won't fix much, says Robert Alexander. He argues that the states need to take urgent action to stem the potential for electoral and political chaos.
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California man arrested for allegedly pointing gun at Black Lives Matter supporter
A man was busted in California for allegedly pointing a loaded gun at a member of a crowd watching over a Black Lives Matter mural that had been defaced a day earlier, according to new reports. A man identified Monday morning as Joseph Osuna, 30, allegedly drove past the group in the city of Martinez...
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U.S. military services unanimously agree to recommend barring Confederate flag displays on bases: sources
The U.S. military services have agreed unanimously to recommend barring the display of the Confederate flag on military bases and ships and in any public space, including barracks, multiple U.S. defense officials tell Fox News -- including one who has seen the draft agreement of service secretaries for the Army, Navy, and Air Force.
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As coronavirus cases surge, L.A. County death toll tops 3,500
The city-run testing facility at Dodger Stadium was closed Monday. City officials were not immediately available to comment on whether it would be reopened.
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Machine Gun Kelly mourns father's death in emotional Instagram post: I've 'never felt a pain this deep'
Machine Gun Kelly is setting social media aside as he bereaves the death of his father.
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The Galaxy Buds+ BTS Edition elevate an already great pair of wireless earbuds
This is music to many ears: Samsung announced its collaboration with K-Pop supergroup BTS a few weeks back, and we're now just a few days away from the S10+ 5G and Galaxy Buds+ BTS Edition, which launch on July 9.
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Virginia schools quickly drop Confederate names, this time ignoring calls to preserve ‘history’
Historians say the wholesale rejection of Confederate iconography is unprecedented.
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she tested positive for coronavirus
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, a top candidate to be presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's running mate, said Monday that she has tested positive for Covid-19.
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BriteShot hopes backstage decontamination tech will help Broadway bounce back
"It costs $3,500 a week to rent.”
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Survey: 3% Of Americans Moved Due To The Pandemic
Among the young, the numbers shot up: 9% of adults 18-29 have moved due to the coronavirus. Some people moved to avoid catching the virus, while others were forced by the closing of college campuses.
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2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump campaign schedules next rally to be outdoors
The upcoming rally, just a few short miles from the Maine border, is expected to also draw supporters from the neighboring state.
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Review: Tom Hanks returns to World War II as a struggling Naval commander in 'Greyhound'
Tom Hanks wrote the screenplay and stars in the World War II naval drama "Greyhound," debuting July 10 on Apple TV+.
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Top medical officer at California prisons ousted amid worsening coronavirus outbreak
The move comes amid criticism over the transfer of hundreds of inmates to prisons from a Chino facility reeling from coronavirus infections.
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New Jersey town floods as wild weather batters the region
The streets in Morristown, New Jersey turned into rivers Monday afternoon as as thunderstorms battered the New York metro area, video posted on social media shows. One clip posted by Twitter user @Mike_catlover shows five cars submerged above the wheel or higher as rain pours. “Morristown, NJ right now. Significant flooding,” he wrote alongside the...
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Here's where to find face masks on sale
If you're looking for a face mask sale, we've compiled a list of 10 retailers who are offering discounts on these useful face coverings—find out more.       
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Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood delay Facebook concert after possible COVID-19 exposure
Garth Brooks has postponed a Facebook concert with Trisha Yearwood and Inside Studio G after a possible COVID-19 exposure in their circle.        
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Uber Gobbles Up Postmates In $2.65 Billion Bet On Food Delivery
The deal is a sign of how the coronavirus pandemic has turned Uber's business model upside down, with customers shunning ride-hailing and flocking to delivery services.
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Former NYPD detective blasts de Blasio over NYC crime wave: Your 'rhetoric has consequences'
The deadly shootings and gun violence that gripped New York City over the weekend should serve as a reminder to Mayor Bill de Blasio that his "rhetoric has consequences," retired New York Police Department (NYPD) Detective Pat Brosnan asserted Monday.
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Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes agrees to historic 10-year contract extension
Even amid salary-cap uncertainty throughout the NFL, Patrick Mahomes reached his massive payday with the Kansas City Chiefs.        
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Alexander Volkanovski intends on 'really sending a statement' by finishing Max Holloway at UFC 251
"I am very confident, and I believe in my abilities, and I'm going to show the world I"m the best featherweight in the world, and that's it."       Related StoriesJorge Masvidal on UFC 251 deal: 'I didn't get exactly what I wanted, but I got very, very close to it'UFC 251: Make your predictions for Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal, two other title fightsMax Holloway says limited prep no concern at UFC 251: I've been fighting my whole life 
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US is still 'knee-deep' in the first wave of the coronavirus pandemic, Fauci says
With rates of infection soaring in most states, "we can't really keep going at this rate," one doctor says.
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Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood postpone Facebook concert, are quarantining after possible COVID-19 exposure
Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood have pushed back their upcoming Facebook concert "out of an abundance of caution" after potentially being exposed to the novel coronavirus, according to a statement posted on the couple's social media accounts on Monday.  
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Danny Trejo explores his unlikely rise from prison to stardom in 'Inmate #1'
Danny Trejo is an unlikely screen star, adding a warming aspect to his emergence as a Hollywood fixture. But there's also a commentary on the industry's treatment of actors of color in "Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo," a documentary that details his tumultuous life while showcasing the screen tough guy's genial disposition.
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The GOP after Trump: a recipe for survival
The GOP must rescue itself from the doom President Donald Trump is bringing down on it by returning to the politics of inclusion and addition, not exclusion and subtraction, says Charlie Dent.
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Pentatonix's Mitch Grassi floats scenic Hollywood Hills home for sale
Singer Mitch Grassi of Pentatonix fame is asking $1.829 million for his Hollywood Hills home of two years.
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Why has pink snow appeared in the Alps?
Remarkable aerial pictures show pink-colored snow in the Presena glacier in the Italian Alps.
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Newsom, coming under fire, ramps up enforcement and adds counties to watchlist
Newsom vows to crack down on restaurants and bars that ignored restrictions over the July 4 weekend. Some critics say it is too little, too late.
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Ex-NYPD commisioner Bill Bratton: New York ‘a mess and going to get a lot worse’
Former Police Commissioner Bill Bratton slammed city and state leaders Monday for abandoning cops and helping create a “crime virus” to go along with the coronavirus in claiming innocent victims. “The city is a mess and it’s going to get a lot worse unfortunately,” Bratton said during a WABC-77 radio interview. Bratton surmised that the...
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Theater union OKs 2 plans to return to post-virus live shows
The national labor union representing stage actors and managers has given the go-ahead for two Massachusetts theaters to resume theatrical performances, offering potential roadmaps for the return to live performances
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Supreme Court Prohibits Mobile Phone Robocalls To Collect Federal Debt
Federal debt collectors were granted an exception from the general robocall ban in 2015. The high court ruled that Congress can't favor some speech over others.
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Man accused of smuggling ancient Egyptian artifacts through JFK in dirty suitcase
A Brooklyn man was indicted for allegedly trying to smuggle hundreds of Egyptian artifacts stuffed inside dirty suitcases through JFK Airport — including some nearly 4,000-year-old relics, federal prosecutors announced Monday. Ashraf Omar Eldarir, 47, was caught at the Queens airport in January allegedly carrying three suitcases filled with 590 antiquities covered in foam and...
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