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Thousands in Brooklyn still in dark as New York City deals with another power outage

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 6:00am

Con Edison tweeted at 4 a.m. Monday that about half of the 33,000 customers in Brooklyn had power restored after a blackout Sunday.

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Prince George's most adorable moments

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 4:51am

Prince George of Cambridge flashed a big smile in photos to mark his sixth birthday.

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Iran claims arrest of 17 CIA spies; some sentenced to death

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 4:33am

Iran claims its authorities arrested 17 spies recruited by the Central Intelligence Agency to spy on the Middle East nation's nuclear and military sites.

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Read this before installing extensions to your web browser

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 4:30am

Some extensions are actually useful shortcut tools, while others are snooping software that tracks your habits, without you having any say so about it.

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Why are so many unable to cover a $400 emergency?

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 4:00am

About 20% of households have less than $400 in their checking and savings account, based on a Federal Reserve study. Others fear paying another bill.

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At the scene of a fatal car crash, I saw Americans reveal their fundamental decency

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 4:00am

American media and politics today focus on divisions and wounds. But what I witnessed after a terrible traffic accident shows we're better than that.

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What if Robert Mueller decided to tell Congress what he really thinks?

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 3:33am

I did not anticipate Barr's perfidious misrepresentations, maddening Democratic caution or scandalous Republican indifference. Let's clear things up.

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Could a second straight quarter of falling earnings signal a possible recession?

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 3:31am

With earnings season underway, a second straight quarter of declining S&P 500 profits would add to concerns about a possible recession by next year.

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'Lion King,' heatwave and Puerto Rico protest: 5 things you need to know Monday

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 3:20am

Americans ready to protest in Puerto Rico and a former justice's body returns to the Supreme Court. Here's what to know Monday.

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Maverick Boris Johnson or manager Jeremy Hunt: Who will be Britain's new prime minister?

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 3:04am

Britain's next leader will either be Boris Johnson, regarded as an eccentric populist, or Jeremy Hunt, who has a reputation as a steady pair of hands.

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Trump tweeted heartlessly about Ebola in 2014. He's ill-equipped to handle 2019 outbreak.

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 3:00am

The Ebola epidemic in Congo looms as a potential crisis in America. And Donald Trump is singularly ill-equipped to deal with this in a rational way.

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Steve Spurrier presented with Orlando Apollos AAF championship ring

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 12:19am

More than three months since the AAF suspended operations, Steve Spurrier was presented with a custom-made Orlando Apollos AAF championship ring.

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Fernandez scores twice as Timbers outlast rival Sounders 2-1

USA Today - July 22, 2019 - 12:10am

Brian Fernandez scored his second goal of the match in the 51st minute, moments after Seattle had pulled even, and the Portland Timbers beat the Sounders 2-1 in the first clash of the season between the Cascadia rivals

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3-time Grand Slam doubles winner Peter McNamara dies at 64

USA Today - July 21, 2019 - 9:49pm

Peter McNamara, an Australian tennis player who won three grand slam doubles titles and reached a highest singles ranking of No. 7, has died

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'Big Little Lies' Season 2 finale recap: An insufferable end the miniseries didn't need

USA Today - July 21, 2019 - 9:47pm

Spoiler alert! The second (and unnecessary) season of "Big Little Lies" ended with a whimper, and wasted the potential of actresses like Meryl Streep.

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With 46K blacked out, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo rips Con Edison: 'They should have been better prepared'

USA Today - July 21, 2019 - 9:26pm

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo slammed electricity company Con Edison for blackouts in Brooklyn and Queens on Sunday night amid a heat wave.

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Oregon students will be able to take 'mental health days' off, thanks to teen activists

USA Today - July 21, 2019 - 9:01pm

The measure is an effort to combat the epidemic of suicide, which is Oregon's second leading cause of death among those ages 10 to 34.

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LSU unveils jaw-dropping renovations to its Football Operations Building

USA Today - July 21, 2019 - 8:59pm

LSU's Football Operations Building has received around $28 million worth of renovations and expansions. They unveiled the work on Sunday.

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Lakers claim Giannis Antetokounmpo's brother, tampering jokes abound

USA Today - July 21, 2019 - 8:41pm

The Lakers can't escape tampering jokes, especially when they claim the MVP's younger brother.

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Tubing, Hemingway, great white sharks: News from around our 50 states

USA Today - July 21, 2019 - 8:38pm

Rare albino alligator dies in South Carolina, two Southwest Airlines planes collide at Tennessee airport, and more

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