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Man allegedly stabs woman to death in NYC liquor store, threatens to jump off roof

A 64-year-old woman was fatally stabbed inside a Manhattan liquor store Wednesday night by a man who later threatened to jump from a nearby rooftop, law enforcement sources said. The woman’s attacker stabbed her multiple times in the chest inside the store on 3rd Avenue near East 25th Street in Kips Bay at about 10:20...
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Joe Biden clinches Democratic nomination
This is based on estimates from additional reported votes that have continued to come in from previous primaries held on Tuesday.
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Drew Brees responds to President Trump: Protests 'not an issue about the American flag'
Saints QB Drew Brees offered a rebuttal to President Donald Trump, saying he stands by his apology need to shift protest rhetoric away from flag.        
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How to be an "ally" to the black community
Many want to stand in solidarity with the black community but don't know how to be an ally. Dr. Rahsaan Harris, the CEO of The Citizens Committee for New York City and the former CEO of the Emma Bowen Foundation for Minority Interests in Media, joined CBSN to discuss what it truly means to be an ally to the black community.
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Joe Biden clinches Democratic presidential nomination
Joe Biden has formally clinched the Democratic presidential nomination Friday. “It was an honor to compete alongside one of the most talented groups of candidates the Democratic party has ever fielded,” Biden said in a statement Friday night. “And I am proud to say that we are going into this general election a united party.”...
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Joe Biden passes delegate threshold to clinch Democratic presidential nomination
In early April, Biden became the presumptive nominee after Sen. Bernie Sanders suspended his presidential campaign.       
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L.A. Galaxy part ways with player whose wife made offensive Instagram posts
The Los Angeles Galaxy "mutually agreed to part ways" with midfielder Aleksandar Katai on Friday after the MLS club learned that Katai's wife shared "racist and violent" social media posts.
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Tom Cotton hysteria shows cowardice from The New York Times
This week, The New York Times ran an op-ed by United States Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) urging that the military be used to quell the fires, looting and violence gripping the nation’s cities. A Morning Consult poll from this week found that 58 percent of registered voters agreed with that idea. But apparently it’s an...
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Facebook Will Review Policies On Posts About State Violence, Voting
Mark Zuckerberg says the company will consider labeling some posts that break its rules, as Twitter done with the president's inflammatory and false tweets.
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Breonna Taylor remembered by NYC mourners on what would be her 27th birthday
Anti-police brutality protesters in New York City paid their respects on Friday to Breonna Taylor, a black EMT who was fatally shot by cops in her home in Kentucky home — grieving her at memorials in Brooklyn and Manhattan on what would have been her 27th birthday. Taylor, 26, had been sleeping with her boyfriend...
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Buffalo police officers quit unit to protest colleagues' suspension - officials
All 57 members of a police tactical unit in Buffalo have resigned from that team to protest the suspension of two colleagues who were filmed shoving a 75-year-old man to the ground, officials of the northern New York city said on Friday.
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Jamie Dimon drops into Mt. Kisco Chase branch, takes a knee with staff
Jamie Dimon’s first public sighting since he underwent heart surgery three months ago has resulted in a photo of him kneeling at a local Chase branch — sparking questions about whether he was “taking a knee” in solidarity with widespread racial justice protests. The 63-year-old CEO of JPMorgan Chase underwent emergency heart surgery on March...
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David Geffen zeroes in on the Wasserman estate in Beverly Hills
Entertainment mogul David Geffen is in escrow to buy the Beverly Hills estate of sports and talent management executive Casey Wasserman.
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Joe Biden secures Democratic Party presidential nomination
Joe Biden won't officially become the Democratic Party's nominee until the DNC convention, but he's already got the delegates he needs.       
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Jets’ Jamal Adams joins protesters in George Floyd march
Jamal Adams continues to be at the forefront of NFL players responding to the death of George Floyd. The Jets safety, who has been outspoken on Twitter and was part of a recent players’ video demanding more accountability from the NFL, joined protestors for a march in Dallas on Friday calling for an end to...
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Family of 6 found dead in Texas garage after police feared house was rigged to explode
San Antonio Police Chief William McManus said authorities believe the incident was a murder-suicide, but an investigation is ongoing.       
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Hannity: In the 'new' Democratic Party, it's 'woke' to abolish law enforcement
In his Opening Monologue on Friday, "Hannity" host Sean Hannity said that it is clear, from the comments and actions of several Democratic Party officeholders across the country, that it is now en vogue to try to end the custom of police and law enforcement.
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It’s called civil disobedience for a reason
Many protesters — and their supporters in City Hall and the media — are angry that the police have used force to break up protests that are violating the law even though they’re peaceful. These people don’t understand the meaning or purpose of civil disobedience. For several nights of looting and mayhem, New Yorkers cowered...
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Biden clinches Democratic presidential nomination with latest delegate haul
Joe Biden is now the Democratic presidential nominee, after reaching the threshold of 1,991 pledged delegates needed to clinch his party’s nomination.
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UFC 250 'Embedded,' No. 4: Behind the scenes of virtual media day
UFC 250 takes place Saturday, and the promotion’s popular "Embedded" series returns to get you ready for fight night.       Related StoriesRaphael Assuncao thinks he could steal title spot from Jose Aldo or Petr Yan at UFC 250Twitter Mailbag: How to book welterweight, ATT drama, UFC 250 pay-per-view expectationsCory Sandhagen thinks win over Aljamain Sterling at UFC 250 nets title shot 
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'Law & Order: SVU' to address George Floyd’s death and coronavirus pandemic in new season, showrunner says
"Law & Order: SVU" will address the death of George Floyd -- and the protests that followed -- in future episodes of the long-running NBC series, according to showrunner Warren Leight. 
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Demonstrators hold vigils for Breonna Taylor's on what would be her 27th birthday
Demonstrators held vigils for Breonna Taylor on what would have been her 27th birthday. She was fatally shot in March by police.        
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Cardinal Zen, outspoken critic of Chinese Communist Party, condemns Vatican’s silence on Hong Kong security law
A Roman Catholic cardinal and outspoken critic of the Chinese Communist Party is blasting the Vatican's silence on China's efforts to exert more control over Hong Kong, likening it to political pandering with little regard for faith. 
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These Bollywood stars support Black Lives Matter — and skin-lightening creams
These Bollywood celebrities are fair-skinned — and two-faced, critics say.
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Small plane carrying 3 people crashes on hillside near Redlands
The single-engine Cessna 172 crashed under unknown circumstances off Highway 38 and Mill Creek Road, authorities said.
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Uber Eats stops charging delivery fees to black-owned restaurants
Uber said it will make changes to its ride-hailing app and Uber Eats delivery service to support black-owned businesses.
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NYPD suspends two cops over misconduct caught on camera during protests
The NYPD has suspended two officers who were caught on bystander video shoving and pepper-spraying protesters at separate George Floyd demonstrations over the past week. Both videos had gone viral as examples of apparently unprovoked violence against peaceful protesters; the two officers, who were not identified by NYPD officials, have been suspended without pay. In...
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"We were wrong," NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says
The statement comes amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd​, but also years of controversy when the NFL refused to support Colin Kaepernick​ and other players who knelt in protest over police brutality.
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Inside New York City’s not-so-grand coronavirus reopening
New York City is set for its reopening Monday — but there’ll be nothing grand about it. A number of coronavirus-weary retailers — including Sephora, Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman — won’t be opening up, even though in-store pickup or drop-off is OK. “Phase 1 is only going to have a minor impact on...
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New York Times staff still red hot over Tom Cotton op-ed
Anger continued to simmer inside The New York Times on Friday after top management confessed to rushing out an op-ed urging President Trump to employ the US military to crack down on protesters. More than 300 non-editorial staffers staged a virtual walkout by calling in sick while hundreds of journalists tuned in to a virtual...
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Twitter search for 'racist' shows Trump's profile as top account
The Twitter algorithm has started to show a quirky result.
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Cyclist arrested for assaulting George Floyd activists in park: Police
Police arrested a man who was videotaped assaulting George Floyd activists in a park.
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Raphael Assuncao thinks he could steal title spot from Jose Aldo or Petr Yan at UFC 250
Until Jose Aldo vs. Petr Yan for the vacant UFC bantamweight title is made official, Raphael Assuncao thinks he can jump the line.       Related StoriesCory Sandhagen thinks win over Aljamain Sterling at UFC 250 nets title shotAlex Caceres wants to shake gatekeeper label with UFC 250 win over Chase HooperDana White labels UFC 250's Aljamain Sterling vs. Cory Sandhagen as title eliminator 
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Some law enforcement officers at protests have no badges and some have covered them. City officials say that is unacceptable
When a civilian normally encounters a law enforcement officer, it's usually easy to identify them. Most wear a lapel pin with their last name and a badge with a number on it.
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NY Times execs 'take turns apologizing' to staff amid Tom Cotton op-ed uproar: report
Top leadership at The New York Times reportedly took turns apologizing to its staff who were offended by the publishing of Sen. Tom Cotton's op-ed calling for troops to be sent to quell riots amid the George Floyd protests. 
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Advocates sue LAPD over protest tactics, alleging disabled homeless man was shot in face with rubber bullets
The suit accuses the LAPD of leaving curfew violators handcuffed on buses for up to 12 hours and of using force against a disabled homeless man in downtown Los Angeles
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Watch: ‘Disrupt the Peace’ Protesters Take Over NYC Street
Protests over the death of George Floyd continued on Friday as thousands of protesters took to the streets of New York City in an attempt to disrupt traffic and "disturb the peace."
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Martha MacCallum: Jobs report is 'vindication' for coronavirus 'lockdown rebellion'
The latest U.S. job numbers, revealed Friday, are a "boon" for President Trump and represent "vindication" for those who opposed coronavirus lockdowns, Martha MacCallum said.
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Watch: 'It's Absolutely Bullsh*t' — NY Driver Reacts to George Floyd Protesters Blocking Intersection
A driver in New York City expressed outrage over the results of standstill traffic during a George Floyd protest occurring in Brooklyn on Friday.
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U.S. protesters call to 'Defund the Police.' What would that look like?
Nationwide protests over the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd, the latest in a long string of high-profile slayings of black men by white officers, have featured a common rallying cry: "Defund the police."
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Growing number of videos emerge showing police incidents
After days of protests across the country, a growing number of disturbing incidents involving the police caught on video are emerging. CNN's Jason Carroll reports.
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After missing two seasons, USC's Solomon Tuliaupupu is hoping for a notable return
A serious foot injury has cost linebacker Solomon Tuliaupupu the first two seasons of his USC career. He's hoping he can stay healthy in 2020.
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‘Get Your Knee Off Our Necks’
All that is needed for rebellion against relentless oppression is a spark.
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3 Chinese nationals sentenced for illegally taking photos of Florida Navy base
Three Chinese citizens were sentenced to prison terms this week for illegally taking photographs of a Florida naval base.
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Marc Thiessen on Biden reaction to May jobs report: Ex-VP seems to be 'rooting against' recovery
President Trump and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's respective responses to Friday's positive economic numbers were very revealing, conservative columnist Marc Thiessen and former U.S. Rep. Harold Ford Jr., D-Tenn., said. 
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China to Demolish Muslim Cemetery in Heart of Uyghur Capital
Radio Free Asia (RFA) revealed on Thursday that Chinese officials in Xinjiang have begun proceedings to destroy yet another Uyghur cemetery in the heart of the Uyghur homeland, Xinjiang's capital Urumqi.
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Boris Johnson’s excellent answer to Beijing’s move on Hong Kong’s freedom
Cheers to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for offering millions of Hong Kongers visas and a path to UK citizenship if Beijing goes ahead with its horrible new “security law.” The mainland is inflicting the legislation on the city without going through Hong Kong’s own legislature, in blatant defiance of the 1997 handover, which guaranteed...
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Guantanamo Judge Rules Tortured Prisoner Could Get Reduced Sentence
The ruling, which could apply to several prisoners held at the U.S. military prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, suggests the court agrees the prisoners are owed something for having been tortured.
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Abby Lee Miller's new Lifetime show has 'no plans to air' following racism accusations, network says
Abby Lee Miller's new reality show might not see the light of day following accusations of past racist remarks, according to a new report. 
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