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Top cardinal welcomes Australian court’s dismissal of sexual abuse case
CANBERRA, Australia — Cardinal George Pell welcomed Australia’s highest court clearing him of child sex crimes Tuesday and said his trial had not been a referendum on the Catholic Church’s handling of the clergy abuse crisis. Pope Francis’ former finance minister Pell had been the most senior Catholic found guilty of sexually abusing children and...
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Renowned surgeon, known for his generosity and humanitarian work, asked to be buried in his scrubs
Dr. Francis Robicsek, who died Friday at the age of 94, was known to his Charlotte, North Carolina, community as a hero, saving many lives during his long career as a heart surgeon.
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Nets still looking for how to unlock the best Taurean Prince
Part 16 of a series analyzing the Brooklyn Nets. Before the season was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, no Net had logged more games than Taurean Prince. He didn’t take a single contest off, availability being arguably his best ability. That makes it at least somewhat concerning that shortly before Kenny Atkinson parted ways...
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Free agency has left Sparks 'ahead of the curve' in WNBA
Sparks coach Derek Fisher and assistant general manager Michael Fischer discuss how free agency and a veteran team has made delay to season favorable for them.
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How People Came Together on Social Media to Help American Travelers Stranded in Peru
The success of #stuckinperu underscores the value of crowdsourced repatriation in a social-media-era pandemic
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D.C. police officer dies on duty Monday, police say
The officer suffered a medical emergency that was not related to covid-19, officials say.
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Brielle Biermann receives backlash for tweet reminding followers that Donald Trump 'has feelings'
Brielle Biermann is in hot water with some of her fans.
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Dr. Birx praises Trump, says deciding to use hydroxychloroquine 'up to the physician and the patient'
White House coronavirus task force response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx joined "Hannity" Monday to answer questions surrounding the antimalarial drug hydroxachloroquine and its experimental use to fight the coronavirus.
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UFC free fight: Relive Stipe Miocic's victorious debut at UFC 136
Stipe Miocic had to dig deep in his UFC debut, but prevailed with his technique and well-rounded game.       Related StoriesAssociation of Ringside Physicians urges end to all combat sports during COVID-19Revamped UFC 249 lineup features Andrade-Namajunas 2, Ngannou-Rozenstruik, moreDaniel Cormier: Jon Jones' plea deal 'just not enough' to deter future legal run-ins 
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Fact check: Trump misleads on coronavirus testing
CNN's Daniel Dale says President Donald Trump made false claims during the daily coronavirus briefing about inheriting flawed coronavirus tests and the Obama administration's handling of the H1N1 pandemic.
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Outbreak shows signs of leveling off in New York, New Jersey, but vigilance urged
The governors of New York, New Jersey and Louisiana pointed to tentative signs on Monday that the coronavirus outbreak may be starting to plateau in their states but warned against complacency as the death toll nationwide approached 11,000.
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Michigan Dem lawmaker describes how Trump's boosting of hydroxychloroquine 'saved my life'
A Democratic Michigan state lawmaker has credited President Trump's publicizing of the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine with saving her life after her health "plummeted" when she contracted coronavirus.
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Highest ranking Catholic official to ever be publicly accused of child sex offenses to be freed
Cardinal George Pell will be immediately freed from prison after Australia's High Court unanimously overturned his conviction on five counts of historical child sex abuse.
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Chase Young falling is Giants’ best hope for elite NFL Draft 2020 edge-rusher
As the losses mounted last season, what at first was a faint murmur grew louder and more pronounced. Yes, the Giants stink, but all this badness will at least bring back Chase Young as a reward. Well, that is not going to happen, unless something strange goes down in the April 23 draft. Young, the...
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What's on TV Tuesday, April 7: 'The Last O.G.'; Coronavirus
What's on TV Tuesday, April 7: 'The Last O.G.' on TBS; Coronavirus TV coverage; 'The Gene: An Intimate History'; 'Schitt's Creek' series finale and more
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Will the coronavirus pandemic impact the content delivery cycle for streaming giants? Experts weight in
With the novel coronavirus upending normalcy as we know it from an everyday-routine standpoint, the entertainment and show business industries are keeping fluid with developments surrounding the stay-at-home orders currently in effect in numerous states and around the world.
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Trade Adviser Warned White House in January of Risks of a Pandemic
A memo from Peter Navarro said failure to contain a coronavirus outbreak could lead to hundreds of thousands of deaths and trillions of dollars in economic losses. It is the most direct warning known to have circulated at a key moment among top administration officials.
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EU budget won’t be corona-era Marshall Plan
Leaders’ comparison with post-war recovery program is largely misplaced, experts and officials say.
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After Twitter taunts, Trump and Biden have 'wonderful, warm' phone call
President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden had a “wonderful, warm” conversation about the nation’s coronavirus response on Monday afternoon.
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Holyoke Soldiers' Home, site of deadly outbreak, dealt with systemic issues for years, staffers and union say
Two employees of the Holyoke Soldiers' Home in Massachusetts told CNN they felt the home was woefully unprepared for a coronavirus outbreak in part due to long-standing systemic issues like short staffing.
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First Rikers Island inmate dies after testing positive for coronavirus
Michael Tyson, a 53-year-old with underlying health conditions, was being held at Rikers over an alleged parole violation, his legal team said.
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Graham says 'the whole world should send China a bill' over Beijing's response to coronavirus
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., told "Hannity" Monday that China should pay -- literally -- for its response to the coronavirus that enabled the contagion to spread around the world.
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Why 'Archewell'? Duchess Meghan, Prince Harry explain name of new non-profit
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have confirmed their new non-profit's name draws on the Greek language for inspiration. Find out what it is.        
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Coronavirus patients can benefit from blood of the recovered, new study shows
A new study of 10 coronavirus patients in China gives further credence to the effectiveness of convalescent plasma therapy.
latimes.com
Can you name that landmark?
Take a guess at these famous structures from all around the world.
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Samsung says it eked out a profit rise before the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic hit
Samsung, the world's largest smartphone maker, eked out a rise in profit last quarter, as the coronavirus pandemic was just beginning to disrupt supply chains and cripple global demand.
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Tropical cyclone Harold hits Vanuatu amid coronavirus state of emergency
Vanuatu has been hit by one of the strongest recorded storms to ever make landfall on the tiny Pacific nation, forcing the government to suspend coronavirus social distancing measures for evacuees.
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MLB discussing coronavirus plan for all teams to play in Arizona
Putting all 30 teams in the Phoenix area and playing in empty ballparks was among the ideas discussed Monday by Major League Baseball and the players’ association. The sides held a telephone call to talk about paths forward for a season delayed by the new coronavirus pandemic, people familiar with the discussion told The Associated...
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Cuomo shares chest X-rays after coronavirus diagnosis
After CNN's Chris Cuomo tested positive for the coronavirus, he shared his chest X-rays with Dr. Sanjay Gupta to demonstrate how the virus impacts the lungs.
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Asian shares cautiously gain on virus hopes, dollar slips
Asian stock markets rallied for a second day on Tuesday, and riskier currencies rose, buoyed by tentative signs the coronavirus crisis may be levelling off in New York and receding in Europe.
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Cooper: We saw Trump hijacking the press conference
CNN's Anderson Cooper criticizes President Trump's behavior at the press conference of the coronavirus task force.
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Child Sex Conviction of Pope Francis' Former Treasurer Overturned by Australian High Court
"I have consistently maintained my innocence while suffering from a serious injustice," Pell said Monday.
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Chris Cuomo: Here's the secret to kicking this virus
CNN's Chris Cuomo talks about advice given to him by a pulmonary expert on how to fight Covid-19 and says you have to fight back against the virus to beat it.
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Trump sad to hear UK PM Johnson in intensive care
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he was saddened to hear British Prime Minister Boris Johnson had been moved to an intensive care unit after his coronavirus symptoms worsened and that Americans were praying for his recovery.
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How long will we be working from home? What we know — and what we don't
When can we go back to work? No one knows. Until then, try to be good to yourself.
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Trump criticizes ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander for coronavirus letter as Navy boss apologizes for reaction
President Trump said he would "get involved" and review the decision to fire the captain of the Navy's USS Theodore Roosevelt, even as the Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly berated the former captain in an audio recording leaked on Monday.
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A Tiger Has Coronavirus. Should You Worry About Your Pets?
Four tigers and three lions at the Bronx Zoo all had one of the symptoms of a respiratory infection: a dry cough. What does this finding mean for cats and dogs?
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Cardinal Pell's sex abuse convictions dismissed by high court
Pell was regarded as the Vatican's third highest ranking official. He was convicted in 2018 of sexually assaulting two teen choirboys and had served 13 months of a six-year sentence.
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Tucker Carlson on coronavirus lockdowns: 'There has to be a more balanced course than the one we are on'
Tucker Carlson Monday questioned the logic and effectiveness of the ongoing restrictions across America in fighting the coronavirus pandemic.
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Allstate to return $600M in auto premiums as coronavirus cuts driving
Allstate Corp., one of the largest U.S. auto insurers, said on Monday it would return more than $600 million in premiums to customers as many Americans drive less due to stay-at-home orders aimed at curbing the coronavirus outbreak. Most customers will receive a “payback” of 15% of their monthly premium in April and May, the...
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Why Americans share the pain of Kennedy tragedies
The loss of Maeve Kennedy McKean and her 8-year-old son, Gideon is the latest tragedy to hit America's version of the royal family, writes Peggy Drexler.
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As coronavirus deaths surge, missing racial data worries L.A. County officials
As some areas of the nation find stark racial disparities in coronavirus deaths, Los Angeles County is scrambling to collect missing information on the dead
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Despite coronavirus troubles, landlords strike upbeat notes
Publicly traded REITS are staggered, like all real-estate companies, by the coronavirus. Unlike privately held firms, they’re obligated by the SEC to file a wealth of material on their operations that are aimed at investors but can be seen by the general public as well. We combed filings from mid-March to recent days and cherry-picked...
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CNN's Anderson Cooper accuses Trump of 'hijacking' White House presser, trashes his response to outbreak
CNN anchor Anderson Cooper had some harsh words for President Trump on Monday night, accusing him of "hijacking" his own White House coronavirus task force press briefing. 
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Florida Man Assaulted Female Dollar Tree Cashier Over Social Distancing Argument, Police Say
A Florida man allegedly cut the line at a Dollar Tree store and refused to follow social distancing guidelines before physically attacking an employee who asked him to follow the rules.
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Trump angrily lashes out when confronted with critiques of virus response
President Donald Trump's contempt for science and disdain for experts who question his political narratives are driving his increasingly defensive and brittle management of the coronavirus pandemic.
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'RHOBH' alum Adrienne Maloof's uncle, entrepreneur Phil Maloof, dead from coronavirus at age 93
"Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" alum, Adrienne Maloof, is mourning the loss of her uncle, Phil Maloof, who died over the weekend from COVID-19. He was 93. 
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Tiger tests positive for COVID-19 at NYC zoo
A 4-year-old female Malayan tiger at Bronx Zoo in New York City has tested positive for COVID-19. Brian Larsen, a registered nurse and CEO of RestoraPet, a health supplement company for pets, joins CBSN to discuss COVID-19 and animals.
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