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Baylor season opener against Houston postponed by COVID-19 concerns

USA Today - 2 hours 38 min ago

Baylor and Houston were set to open their college football seasons Saturday. The game was postponed due to COVID-19 concerns.

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Trump says all Americans will have coronavirus vaccine by April, at odds with CDC timeline

USA Today - 2 hours 52 min ago

Trump's assessment differs from the one offered by CDC director Robert Redfield, who said a vaccine could be available by late spring or next summer.

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Teen admits he pushed a 6-foot log off a cliff in an Ohio park, resulting in woman's death

USA Today - 2 hours 52 min ago

A 17-year-old admitted guilt for pushing a log off a cliff at an Ohio state park Old Man's Cave in Hocking Hills State Park.

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Is your Bed Bath & Beyond store closing? See the full list of the 63 stores slated to close by the end of 2020

USA Today - 3 hours 29 min ago

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. plans to close 200 stores or 21% of Bed Bath stores over the next two years. Here's the list of the first 63 stores to shutter.

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CDC now recommends all people exposed to COVID-19 get tested, reversing earlier controversial guidance

USA Today - 3 hours 58 min ago

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reversed controversial guidance on coronavirus testing Friday.

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So you watched 'Mulan?' Here are 10 movies that make me proud of my East Asian heritage

USA Today - 4 hours 42 min ago

It's no surprise that Asian representation is lacking in movies. Here are 10 East Asian films that make us proud, from 'Okja' to 'The Farewell.'

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Opinion: LeBron James deserved the NBA MVP over Giannis. Here's why.

USA Today - 4 hours 57 min ago

Giannis Antetokounmpo put up impressive numbers, but LeBron James had lofty stats himself and led Lakers through difficult times. He should be MVP.

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Donald Trump's supervillain ABC town hall made Joe Biden appear almost superhuman

USA Today - 5 hours 42 min ago

Trump can't afford to talk about the country's biggest problems because he is primarily responsible for them.

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Suspects open fire on home of New Jersey police officers and newborn baby; reward offered

USA Today - 5 hours 44 min ago

Assailants opened fire on the home of two New Jersey police officers Tuesday night, with two bullets piercing the front door.

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Storms Wilfred then Alpha form: Hurricane season 2020 has been so busy, we have to use Greek letters

USA Today - 6 hours 1 min ago

Get out the Greek alphabet for the rest of 2020: Tropical Storm Wilfred has formed. Meanwhile, the season's 22 storm is threatening the Gulf Coast.

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Jerry Harris' 'Cheer' coach Monica Aldama is 'devastated' following his arrest for child porn

USA Today - 6 hours 2 min ago

"My heart is shattered into a million pieces," Monica Aldama, coach of the cheer team Texas' at Navarro College said following Jerry Harris' arrest.

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It's National Black Voter Day. Here's what to you need to know.

USA Today - 6 hours 20 min ago

The inaugural National Black Voter Day is designed to educate African Americans on how to register to vote, make a plan and encourage others to vote.

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Don Lewis' family lawyer says ad during Carole Baskin's 'DWTS' debut sparked 'legitimate tips'

USA Today - 6 hours 32 min ago

The family of Don Lewis – Carole Baskin's former husband, who went missing in 1997 – cut in to her "Dancing with the Stars" debut Monday.

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Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo is NBA Most Valuable Player for second straight season

USA Today - 6 hours 55 min ago

Giannis Antetokounmpo's two MVP awards make him the 14th player in NBA history to earn the league's top individual regular-season honor multiple times

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When COVID testing was scarce, CDC director called in favor to help Nevada GOP leader

USA Today - 7 hours 9 min ago

Director Robert Redfield's interference shows how political influence has penetrated the CDC, creating challenges for local health authorities.

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These are the women who have accused Donald Trump of sexual assault or unwanted advances

USA Today - 7 hours 32 min ago

Former model Amy Dorris, the latest woman to accuse Donald Trump of sexual misconduct, says he sexually assaulted her at a tennis tournament in 1997.

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Live coverage of Sally: At least $29M in damage in Florida county; 320K still without power; bridge may be closed for month

USA Today - 8 hours 39 min ago

After Hurricane Sally drenched Alabama and Florida, officials say the storm caused at least $29 million of damage in Escambia County and Pensacola.

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Crump: Racism once again dismisses George Floyd's life

USA Today - 8 hours 41 min ago

Defense claim that Floyd died of drug overdose, not police brutality, is latest example of pandemic of injustice that will continue to kill black men

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Firefighter killed after battling California wildfire sparked at gender reveal party

USA Today - 8 hours 46 min ago

A firefighter died Thursday battling a wildfire sparked at a gender reveal party near Yucaipa, the forest service confirmed Friday.

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Didn't hear from contact tracers about that guy coughing on your flight? You might not — even if he had COVID-19

USA Today - 8 hours 59 min ago

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention logged 1,600 COVID-19 investigations on commercial aircraft between January and August.

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