Twitter bans anti-Trump Krassenstein brothers over fake accounts

Twitter has put the kibosh on the Krassenstein brothers – saying the anti-Trump trolls had broken the site’s rules by operating fake accounts. Brian and Ed Krassenstein, who gained a wide following for their uncanny ability to instantly respond to the president’s Twitter tirades, were permanently banned by the social media site. “The Twitter Rules...
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Human remains identified as missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen
Human remains found in a shallow Texas grave last week have been identified as missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen, a lawyer for her family said Sunday. The family was informed of the identification by Army officials on Sunday, while in the company of their priest, attorney Natalie Khawam told The Associated Press. Guillen, 20,...
Nets’ Garrett Temple sees NBA restart as powerful social justice tool
Don’t get Garrett Temple mistaken: He wasn’t disappointed or even surprised that Nets teammate and fellow union leader Kyrie Irving expressed doubts about the NBA restart. But after seeing the killing of George Floyd finally wake America up to racial injustice — and seeing white allyship grow for Black Lives Matter — Temple said on...
Terry Francona supports Indians name change: ‘Time to move forward’
CLEVELAND — Cleveland manager Terry Francona won’t sidestep the hot-button topic any longer. He believes the Indians need to change their contentious nickname. “I think it’s time to move forward,” Francona said Sunday. Francona’s comments came two days after the Indians, amid a nationwide movement to erase racially insensitive symbols, released a statement saying the...
NYC grocers struggle to hire while workers bank on unemployment claims
New York City supermarkets are getting inundated with unemployment claims — while most of them are looking to hire workers during the coronavirus lockdown, not fire them. Morton Williams, which operates 16 stores in the New York metro area, was slammed with 400 claims at the height of the pandemic in March and April —...
Jeffrey Epstein accuser calls Ghislaine Maxwell arrest 'one of the best days of my life'; sob claim disputed
A Jeffrey Epstein accuser called the arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell “one of the best days of my life,” and said the disgraced financier's ex-girlfriend sobbed loudly in court -- a claim disputed by reporters.
Jed Lowrie keeps injury a mystery after ‘full-go’ Mets workout
Luis Rojas described Jed Lowrie as “full-go” for Sunday afternoon’s workout and simulated game. The Mets probably hope there is another level he can get to after Lowrie, sporting what he called his “functional” brace, gingerly ran the bases and seemed to be favoring his injured left side that still remains a mystery. But at...
Milwaukee Bucks close their practice facility after receiving results of Friday's coronavirus tests
The Milwaukee Bucks shut down their practice facility Sunday after receiving the results of Friday's coronavirus testing.
Pandemic takes toll on seasonal workers, small businesses
Large outdoor events across the country have been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. Those hardest hit by these cancellations include small businesses and seasonal workers. CBS News campaign reporters Musadiq Bidar and Nicole Sganga joined CBSN to discuss the economic impact for businesses, workers and states.
Trump to hold next rally outdoors in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
In a survey of New Hampshire voters released last month, the president trails Joe Biden.
Record-high background checks indicates public fear over 'defund police' movement, gun-rights activist says
Firearm-related background checks reached 3.9 million in June, the most since the tracking system was created more than two decades ago, because "people are being hit with a hard dose of reality" amid calls to "defund" the police,​​​​​​​ gun-rights activist Colion Noir said Sunday.
Snoop Dogg Declares Black Conservatives 'The Coon Bunch,' Targeting Herman Cain, Candace Owens
The rapper Snoop Dogg has smeared several prominent black conservatives "The Coon Bunch," including Herman Cain, Candace Owens, Paris Dennard, and the Angela Stanton.
As private sector bleeds, NYC government has barely even begun belt tightening
Crisis, what crisis? You don’t have to look at the numbers behind the city’s new, $92 billion budget to see that neither the mayor nor the City Council takes the COVID-19 calamity seriously: Just to look at the number of workers the city plans to keep on board over the next year. By next June,...
6-year-old boy killed in San Francisco shooting
A 6-year-old boy was reportedly killed and another person was wounded in a shooting in San Francisco Saturday night. The fatal shooting occurred in the city’s Bayview neighborhood at about 10:45 p.m., the San Francisco Chronicle reported. It’s unclear where the child was shot. He died at a nearby hospital, the newspaper said. The other...
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Heat wave forecast to bake most of U.S.
Roughly 84% of the continental U.S. population will see highs above 90 degrees at least one day this week, and for most, it will be multiple days.
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Vanessa Guillen Remains Identified By Army Investigators, Lawyer Says
More than two months after Vanessa Guillen was last seen, her remains were identified by Army investigators, a family lawyer said Sunday.
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Brush fires in Santa Clarita and Hawthorne force freeway closures
In Santa Clarita, a brush fire that broke out near Soledad Canyon Road jumped the 14 Freeway at around 4 p.m. The fire had grown to 400 acres by 4:45 p.m.
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A family dog could help your preschooler learn social and emotional skills, study finds
Owning, walking and playing with a dog could boost your toddler's social-emotional development, a new study finds.
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A family dog could help your preschooler learn social and emotional skills, study finds
With our busy schedules and reliance on technology for entertainment, it's hard for little ones to get enough of the outdoor physical activity that's crucial for healthy development.
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What's on TV Monday: American Experience on PBS; coronavirus
What's on TV Monday, July 6: American Experience: The Vote on PBS; coronavirus
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Shia LaBeouf tattooed 'his whole chest' for movie, director David Ayer says
Shia LaBeouf is not one to shy away from his acting roles.
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Republicans need to unite in defense of America’s culture
Today’s Republican Party is lost. There is no clear mission driving the GOP. Some Republicans may describe their mission as “freedom” or “limited government.” But this is only a means to a mission. These maxims don’t provide guidance as to what the government should be doing at any particular time. A better mission is this:...
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When the President's own medical advisers refuse to correct his misleading claim, the coronavirus trust gap grows
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Trump's White Version of History
For Trump, the truth about patriarchal white supremacy defiles the American heroes who practiced it.
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Rocket fired at Baghdad's international airport, not far from US troops and diplomats
An unguided Katyusha rocket was fired at Baghdad’s international airport Sunday night near where American troops and diplomats are housed one night after the U.S. military shot one down, according to U.S. officials.
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New York’s Republican Party needs to be ready for Democrats to screw up
New York’s Republican Party is reduced to hoping Democrats screw up so badly that voters give the GOP another try. Democrats gained a hefty 40-23 advantage in the state Senate last year. And if they keep control for the redistricting after the 2020 census, gerrymandering could well lock the GOP out for a decade. Meanwhile,...
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Children ages 7, 8 and 14 killed as gun violence mars holiday in Chicago and Atlanta
At least 72 people were shot in Chicago since early Friday morning, 15 fatally.
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California has 5 of the top 20 most gentrified US cities, topped by San Francisco-Oakland, study shows. Here's the list.
A new study ranked the 20 most gentrified U.S. cities during a five-year period ending in 2017, with San Francisco-Oakland at No. 1. Here's the list.        
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What new NYC budget does under cover of ‘defunding the NYPD’
It seems the City Council’s move to defund the NYPD also managed to shield a particularly well-connected brand of lawbreaker — namely, the municipal employees and other insiders who abuse their parking placards. This, even as the new budget also boosts enforcement against all other drivers in a blatant bid to fund city government with...
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Human remains identified as missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen, family attorney says
Human remains found in a shallow in Texas grave were positively identified as Army Spc. Vanessa Guillen on Sunday, according to Guillen family attorney Natalie Khawam.
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Human remains identified as missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen, family attorney says
Guillen was bludgeoned to death, the attorney says.
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Rip Van Winkle: reopening in one Long Island town
In the classic Washington Irving short story, the character Rip Van Winkle falls asleep for 20 years, misses the American Revolution and wakes up to a world utterly transformed around him. The people of New York have experienced something similar since the novel-coronavirus pandemic plunged us into a prolonged and seemingly endless lockdown. Sure, we...
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Illegal weekend fireworks lit up Southern California, sparking several hundred blazes
Illegal fireworks lit up the night sky across much of Southern California over Independence Day weekend, sending firefighters scrambling to deal with several hundred fires, according to reports. Aerial footage from NBC News in LA showed bursts of illegal fireworks peppering the city and county after local officials canceled official July 4th displays over social-distancing...
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Three officers charged in George Floyd's death are now out on bail
Tou Thao posted $750,000 bond on the Fourth of July.
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Daughter of slain Finest Miosotis Familia remembers hero mom, asks for cop respect
The adult daughter of slain hero city cop Miosotis Familia delivered an emotional remembrance of her mom Sunday, the third anniversary of the officer’s on-the-job assassination — and beseeched New Yorkers to likewise never forget her mother’s sacrifice. “She was the most loving person ever. She was the kindest soul,” Genesis Villella said through tears during...
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Remains of Vanessa Guillen, missing Fort Hood soldier, are identified, family attorney says
The remains of Spc. Vanessa Guillen, a Texas soldier who disappeared back in April, have been positively identified, a family lawyer confirmed Sunday.
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Trump to hold campaign rally in New Hampshire on Saturday
President Donald Trump plans to hold a campaign rally in New Hampshire on Saturday as he continues his push for in-person events amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Georgia State Patrol building damaged amid protest
The Georgia State Patrol says fireworks, rocks and graffiti have caused extensive damage to its headquarters in Atlanta. A spokesperson says public safety workers put out the fire early Sunday. Two employees were treated for smoke inhalation. (July 5)       
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Reporter's Notebook: Confederate statues, PPP highlight Congressional Republicans' struggles
One could consolidate the challenges facing Republicans in 2020 into a matter of hours late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning.
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With vandalism and personal threats, protests have gone beyond ‘peaceful’
Just what is it going to take for the left and its media echo chamber to call out the vandals and violent bullies they pretend are merely “peaceful protesters”? Yes, many George Floyd demonstrators are law-abiding, reject violence and simply want to exercise their First Amendment right to assemble and be heard. Good for them,...
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Energy companies cancel long delayed Atlantic Coast Pipeline
Dominion Energy and Duke Energy have canceled their Atlantic Coast Pipeline project, a natural gas pipeline that was to stretch hundreds of miles across West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina, citing "legal uncertainty."
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'Extortion, Kim Jong Un-style': Analyst reacts to North Korea's delay
CNN national security analyst Samantha Vinograd weighs in on the latest out of North Korea and a New York Times report about a recent memo from the council helmed by the nation's intelligence chief confirming accounts that Russia offered bounties to Taliban fighters to kill US troops in Afghanistan -- but cast the reports as incomplete and potentially dubious.
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Man in famous 9/11 photo dies of Covid-19, his family says
A man seen in a famous photo of New Yorkers fleeing from the 9/11 collapse of the World Trade Center's south tower has passed away due to Covid-19, his family told CNN.
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NFL training camp rules set high bar for players to return from coronavirus
With NFL players and coaches scheduled to finally reunite in just over three weeks, the league sent a memo to all teams Friday detailing COVID-19 protocol for training camp and the preseason. Developed in association with the NFL Players Association, the memo from commissioner Roger Goodell features the steps teams must take regarding treatment and...
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‘Lost’ star Josh Holloway on why he joined cable hit ‘Yellowstone’
“Yellowstone" premiered to nearly 7 million viewers on Father's Day as the year's highest-rated cable drama.
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NYC tattoo shop says coronavirus is becoming sought-after ink design
Tattoo parlors are among the Big Apple businesses set to start up again Monday under Phase 3 of the state’s reopening plan — and the coronavirus is already a sought-after design. “I had a group of nurses and doctors, who were in town to help out, e-mail me asking about a [COVID-related] group tattoo,’’ Paul...
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121 University Of Washington Students Infected In Greek Row Outbreak
At least 112 fraternity house residents, as well as nine additional students identified as close contacts, have tested positive for COVID-19 as of Sunday.
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A white man, woman vandalized a Black Lives Matter mural on July 4, called racism 'a leftist lie,' California police say
Police are looking for two white people who vandalized a Black Lives Matter mural in downtown Martinez, California, on the Fourth of July.       
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Bryson DeChambeau wins Rocket Mortgage Classic by 3 shots
Bryson DeChambeau got the result he was looking for from transforming his body.
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