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Jon Voight releases video calling Trump 'the greatest president since Abraham Lincoln'

Jon Voight ended a two-part video posted to Twitter by saying President Donald Trump is "the greatest president since Abraham Lincoln."        
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Oregon man driving stolen car crashes into woman driving another stolen car
A police chase in Oregon ended when a driver fleeing authorities in a stolen car crashed into a woman driving another stolen car. The debacle took place Monday when police responded to a report of a stolen Toyota Land Cruiser driving through downtown Newberg, according to the Newberg-Dundee Police. A pursuit ensued, and lasted for...
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Adam Silver: NBA’s bubble plan ‘should work’ but is still a risk
Adam Silver is confident in the plan — that the NBA’s 22-team restart in Orlando, Fla., will be able to crown a champion without a spread of the novel coronavirus pandemic forcing a cancellation. “On paper and dealing with our experts, this should work,” the NBA commissioner said at a Fortune Brainstorm Health virtual conference...
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Mexican president sets to meet Trump despite criticism
US President Donald Trump and Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador set to meet at the White House to celebrate the new North America free trade deal. The visit comes in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, which has spiked in both countries. CNN's Matt River reports.
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The US wants to freeze out 1M foreign students. Some might never come back
In two months, 19-year-old Tianyu Fang is due to start his first semester at one of the most-prestigious schools in America: Stanford University in California. Now, the Chinese national isn't sure if he'll make it.
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Israel reimposes restrictions as virus cases surge
Israel has reimposed strict restrictions after coronavirus cases surge again across the country. Israel has averaged approximately 800 new cases a day, a near 40-fold increase from mid-May, when the country had approximately 20 new cases a day and appeared to have the virus under control. CNN's Oren Liebermann reports.
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Atlanta police release video of person of interest in 8-year-old’s killing
Reward doubled for information leading to arrest
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Fauci warns of a 'false complacency' from lower coronavirus death rate
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Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman used shutdown to get shredded
Viewed through a tiny rectangle Zoom box, the upper arms still look like dock rope connected to shoulders made of iron. When MLB shut down spring training on March 12 and the coronavirus erased regular-season action in April, May, June and most of July, Aroldis Chapman went to work on a chiseled body that pumps...
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One million foreign students risk being frozen out of US colleges. Some might never come back
In two months, 19-year-old Tianyu Fang is due to start his first semester at one of the most-prestigious schools in America: Stanford University in California. Now, the Chinese national isn't sure if he'll make it.
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One million foreign students risk being frozen out of US colleges. Some might never come back
In two months, 19-year-old Tianyu Fang is due to start his first semester at one of the most-prestigious schools in America: Stanford University in California. Now, the Chinese national isn't sure if he'll make it.
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NFLPA on league’s escrow proposal: ‘We told them to kick rocks’
NFL players have balked at the league’s proposal that 35 percent of player salaries be held in escrow during the 2020 season, NFL Network reported Tuesday. Per the report, the league proposed to escrow salaries “to help manage costs” amid the uncertainty and expected revenue disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic. However, the NFL Players...
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Texas State Fair canceled for first time since WWII over coronavirus concerns
The Texas State Fair has been canceled for the first time since World War II. Officials said Tuesday that the event will not take place in 2020 as the Lone Star state continues to face a new wave of coronavirus cases, according to The Dallas Morning News. “In the current climate of COVID-19, there is...
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After Trudeau snub, what Trump really wants from Obrador summit
Samantha Vinograd writes that Donald Trump will use Wednesday's White House visit by Mexico's President Andrés Manuel López Obrador as a campaign event to cast the implementation of the USMCA as an economic tailwind amid a brutal economic downturn and use AMLO as a sign that he isn't actually xenophobic or anti-Hispanic.
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Protests have long been a powerful way to bring about change
Marching, boycotting buses, sitting at lunch counters led to gains in civil rights.
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Schenectady officer put his knee on a man's head during an arrest, police chief says. An investigation is now underway
A Schenectady police officer put his knee on a suspect's head during an arrest after responding to a call about damaged property Monday, Schenectady police chief Eric Clifford said.
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'The Fast and the Furious' star Jordana Brewster files for divorce from producer husband: reports
Jordana Brewster and Andrew Form are calling it quits.
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Texas Set to Resume Executions After Delay During Pandemic
The nation’s busiest death penalty state is preparing to resume executions following a five-month delay during the coronavirus pandemic
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Ryder Cup to be postponed until 2021, Presidents Cup pushed back
The 2020 Ryder Cup will be postponed for a year because of the coronavirus pandemic, ESPN reported Tuesday, saying an official announcement is expected Wednesday. Citing a source not authorized to speak publicly, ESPN said the biennial match play showdown between the United States and Europe, scheduled for September 25-27 at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin,...
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Desperation science slows hunt for virus drugs
Six months after COVID-19 started spreading around the globe, desperation rather than information is still driving many decisions about how to treat the disease. (July 8)       
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Man wounded, woman clings to life following Brooklyn shooting
A woman was clinging to life after she and another man were shot by a gunman in East New York, Brooklyn, Tuesday night, police said. The woman, 33, was shot in the chest while the man, 30, was hit in his right arm after they had gotten into a dispute with the shooter outside the...
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Mary Kay Letourneau dies of cancer at 58
The Seattle area teacher married her former 6th grade student after being convicted of raping him.
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What to watch on Wednesday: ‘Stateless’ on Netflix
Wednesday July 8, 2020 | “Tough As Nails” premieres on CBS.
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FBI investigating reported assault of black Indiana man
INDIANAPOLIS — The FBI said Tuesday it’s investigating the reported assault of a Black man by a group of white men at a southern Indiana lake. Vauhxx Booker, a civil rights activist and member of the Monroe County Human Rights Commission, said the men pinned him against a tree, shouted racial slurs and one of...
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Virginia parent knocks district's 'crazy' reopening policy: 'How long until our kids are able to learn?'
Fairfax County, Va. mom Amber Condry told "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday that she was "very frustrated" with the local school district's reopening plan amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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California pair charged with hate crime after Black Lives Matter mural cover-up: authorities
Two California residents were charged with a hate crime and other offenses Tuesday after they were captured on video allegedly covering up a Black Lives Matter mural.
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Hurdle Kaapo Kakko must clear to play for Rangers this season
The NHL’s protocols for Phase 3 (training camp) and Phase 4 (the play-in series and Stanley Cup playoffs) are pending ratification by the players and board of governors, but they spell out one key hurdle for Kaapo Kakko to clear to be able to play with the Rangers this summer. Before any player can participate...
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Mary Kay Letourneau, Teacher Convicted of Raping Her Student, Dies at 58
Her lawyer David Gehrke told multiple news outlets Letourneau died Tuesday of cancer
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Analysis: Tucker Carlson's attempt to smear senator who lost both legs in Iraq War crosses the line
The highest-rated host on the highest-rated cable news channel in the country again attempted to smear a double amputee US Army veteran as an anti-American fanatic on Tuesday.
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Chief Justice John Roberts Recently Spent a Night in Hospital After Being Injured in a Fall
Roberts was walking for exercise near his home June 21 when he fell, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said
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Berkeley students planning fraudulent course to circumvent ICE rules, avoid deportations
Hundreds of students at the University of California -- Berkeley are privately discussing a plan to create a "dummy" course solely to help international students on F-1 student visas avoid deportation under new U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement  (ICE) regulations -- and they say at least one faculty member is on board, Fox News has learned.
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56 Florida hospital ICUs have hit capacity
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Window into Texas virus surge: A widow's death
COVID-19 hospitalizations in Texas have more than doubled in two weeks, and some city leaders warn health facilities could soon be overwhelmed. The Associated Press visited Houston's United Memorial Medical Center to see the effect of the surge. (July 8)       
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Laura Ingraham knocks teachers unions for 'ludicrous,' 'reckless' demands for reopening schools
Laura Ingraham claimed in her "Ingraham Angle" monologue Tuesday that Democratic governors, local officials and school authorities are more focused on their own political goals than the interests of students and their parents.
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The US is about to reach 3 million coronavirus cases
The coronavirus pandemic is ravaging parts of the country and affecting numerous aspects of American life.
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The US is about to reach 3 million coronavirus cases. Here's what happened in the days leading up to it
The coronavirus pandemic is ravaging parts of the country and affecting numerous aspects of American life.
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Mary Kay Letourneau, who made headlines over affair with student, dead at 58
Her lawyer claimed she suffered from a type of bipolar depression at the time
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Attorney releases video showing 16-year-old Cornelius Fredericks being restrained and given chest compressions later
The attorney representing Cornelius Fredericks' estate, Geoffrey Fieger, released surveillance video Tuesday showing the 16-year-old being restrained in the cafeteria of Lakeside Academy by staff in April, before being given chest compressions while he appears to be unresponsive on the floor.
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'Government needed a villain': Louisiana lawmaker equates coronavirus mask mandates to Holocaust
Louisiana GOP state Rep. Danny McCormick called coronavirus mask mandates an assault on liberty: "Now is the time to push back before it's too late.'        
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Angels’ Shohei Ohtani walks eight batters in about 50 pitches
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Shohei Ohtani threw competitive pitches off the mound at Angel Stadium on Tuesday for the first time in two years. Ohtani struggled with his control in the Los Angeles Angels’ intrasquad game, walking eight batters on about 50 pitches. The two-way star and manager Joe Maddon weren’t overly concerned about the results...
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Chief Justice John Roberts injured head in fall during walk, Court says
Chief Justice John Roberts was hospitalized overnight last month after suffering a head injury from a fall while walking near his home, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said.
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12-year-old boy charged for attempted rape in Queens
A 12-year-old boy was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly attempting to rape a woman in Queens, cops said. The boy, whose identity has not been released due to his age, has been accused following a 37-year-old woman into her Ridgewood building at Gates and Cypress Avenues around 8 a.m. Monday. Once inside, the boy allegedly...
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Rose McGowan urges Trump to donate to Tara Reade fundraiser 'in Biden's name'
Rose McGowan urged President Trump to make a donation to a fundraiser dedicated to Tara Reade on behalf of his 2020 rival Joe Biden. 
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Ilhan Omar has paid $878G to new husband’s consulting firm, data show: report
Campaign data show Rep. Ilhan Omar has paid her new husband’s consulting firm more than $878,000 since 2018 – including $189,000 just weeks after their wedding, a report says
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Trump leans into old failures in push to reopen schools as virus roars
President Donald Trump's new push to open schools shows he's learned nothing from calamities sparked by his demands for premature state openings.
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Trump leans into old failures in push to reopen schools as virus roars
President Donald Trump's new push to open schools shows he's learned nothing from calamities sparked by his demands for premature state openings.
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190-year-old NYC bar Neir’s Tavern survives COVID-19
"We are built on being a community gathering place and that has been the key to our success," owner Loycent Gordon says, adding that the historic bar is doing Zoom happy hours. "We had to keep the spirit alive."
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Mary Kay Letourneau, teacher jailed for raping student, dies
Mary Kay Letourneau, who married her former sixth-grade student after she was convicted for raping him, has died
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Want a cheap mortgage? Move to these cities
Metros with a higher concentration of banks tend to have lower mortgage rates than those with fewer banks, according to a new report from Haus, a home-finance startup.      
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