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A KFC Takeout Order Led Australian Police To Give Partygoers $18,000 Coronavirus Fine

Hungry partygoers in Australia inadvertently outed themselves to police thanks to a massive group order at KFC, leading to a huge fine for disobeying...

Emboldened Anti-Vaccine Movement Threatens The Return To Normality

Scientists hoped the battle against the coronavirus would be won in the laboratory. According to the latest updates, a vaccine could be ready to...

Canadians Say ‘Keep It’ To U.S. Congress Calls For Reopened Border

A bipartisan group of United States politicians is pushing for the U.S.-Canada border to reopen. But Canadians are having none of it, and they aren’t...

Russian Constitution Change Ends Hopes For Same-Sex Marriage

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — At the Lagutenko wedding in 2017, the couple exchanged vows, rings and kisses in front of friends and relatives,...

Coronavirus Live Updates: Florida, Arizona, Texas Opened ‘Too Aggressively,’ Public Health Expert Says

Sydney Pub Cluster Adds To Second Wave Fears In Australia — 7/13/20, 7:55 a.m. Australia’s most populous state reported 14 new cases of COVID-19 on...

Notre Dame Cathedral To Be Rebuilt Without Modern Touches

PARIS (AP) — Notre Dame Cathedral will be rebuilt just the way it stood before last year’s devastating fire. No swimming pool or organic garden...

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Turns Out Shake Shack Founder Took At Least $11 Million In Coronavirus Aid After All

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I Am a Mom Who Desperately Wants Schools to Reopen. But Trump Isn’t Getting My Vote.

One morning in April, I woke up to my son standing by my bed. He was carrying his backpack. His eyes were sad, and...

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Tommy Tuberville beats Jeff Sessions in Alabama Senate primary

Jeff Sessions was handily defeated by former Auburn University football coach Tommy Tuberville in Tuesday night’s Alabama Senate primary. With nearly 70 percent of the...

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Fired VA Staffer Admits She Murdered 7 Patients With Insulin

A former staffer at a veterans hospital in West Virginia pleaded guilty Tuesday to intentionally killing seven patients with fatal doses of insulin, capping...

Guess What Happened After Montana Care Home Refused Free COVID-19 Tests

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — It was meant to be a last line of defense to protect the most vulnerable as the coronavirus spread across...

Biden Rolls Out Ambitious New Climate Plan, But Stops Short Of Phasing Out Fossil Fuels

Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, laid out a new proposal Tuesday to transition the nation’s electricity grid off gas and coal by...

‘Mythbuster’ Grant Imahara Dead At 49

Grant Imahara, an engineer and roboticist who spent years busting myths and testing often explosive science on the hit TV show “Mythbusters,” died Monday....

Tech News

Lawsuit accuses Google of tracking user activity in apps

Alphabet’s Google records what people are doing on hundreds of thousands of mobile apps even when they follow the company’s recommended settings for stopping...

Gigantic ‘superflare’ spotted on nearby star

Researchers at Kyoto University and the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan detected 12 stellar flares on AD Leonis, a red dwarf 16 light-years away....

Tokyo enlists nightclub workers for Q&A-style videos to fight coronavirus

TOKYO – Alarmed by a spike in infections in Tokyo’s nightlife districts, the metropolitan government has released educational videos in the form of a...

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Sports

This isn’t the same Caris LeVert the Nets saw before the NBA break. No, this one is better. Far better. Yes, he’s gotten bigger and stronger,...

Business

Harry Macklowe skips rent at Mort Zuckerman’s GM Building

New York property magnate Harry Macklowe has been skipping out on rent in the posh GM Building — a move that’s being seen as...

Gun sales spike amid coronavirus crisis, George Floyd protests

First there was toilet paper. Then there was hand sanitizer. Now there’s a run on guns. US gun sales surged in recent months as Americans...

Wellspring CEO takes leave after explosive rape allegations against his son

A New York buyout baron has taken a leave of absence from his fund after an explosive lawsuit claimed last week that he threatened...

Coronavirus cases reportedly surging at Tesla facility in California

More than 1,500 Tesla workers have been infected or come in contact with someone who was infected with the coronavirus in recent months, according...

Health

White House Changes Rules On Coronavirus Reporting To Bypass CDC: Report

The Trump administration is changing how hospitals are required to send COVID-19 case data to the government, bypassing the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Jump-Starts Immune System, Scientists Say

The first COVID-19 vaccine tested in the U.S. revved up people’s immune systems just the way scientists had hoped, researchers reported Tuesday ― as...

The Best Vitamin Monthly Subscription Services Of 2020

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Banksy Filmed Spreading COVID-19 Message All Over Train In London’s Underground

Banksy’s latest in-your-face piece is about the importance of wearing face masks during the COVID-19 pandemic. On Tuesday, a video posted to the anonymous and...

Entertainment

Idris Elba Describes Traumatic Impact Coronavirus Diagnosis Had On His Mental Health

Idris Elba has spoken about the traumatic effect his coronavirus diagnosis had on his mental health. Back in March, Elba was one of the first...

’30 Rock’ reunion special won’t air on many NBC stations

What started as another dip in the TV nostalgia pool has ended up making waves for NBC as most of its independently owned affiliates...

Ricky Martin ‘Cried Like Crazy’ When He Came Out, But Has Been ‘Super Happy’ Since Then

To fans, Ricky Martin appeared to be the “king of the world” when his 1999 song, “Livin’ la Vida Loca,” became a smash. But...

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Carole Baskin duped into wishing notorious pedophile happy birthday

“Tiger King” star and animal activist Carole Baskin fell prey to a comedian’s prank — and ended up wishing a happy birthday to a...

’30 Rock’ reunion special won’t air on many NBC stations

What started as another dip in the TV nostalgia pool has ended up making waves for NBC as most of its independently owned affiliates...

White House Changes Rules On Coronavirus Reporting To Bypass CDC: Report

The Trump administration is changing how hospitals are required to send COVID-19 case data to the government, bypassing the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Jump-Starts Immune System, Scientists Say

The first COVID-19 vaccine tested in the U.S. revved up people’s immune systems just the way scientists had hoped, researchers reported Tuesday ― as...

Ricky Martin ‘Cried Like Crazy’ When He Came Out, But Has Been ‘Super Happy’ Since Then

To fans, Ricky Martin appeared to be the “king of the world” when his 1999 song, “Livin’ la Vida Loca,” became a smash. But...

What If You Throw A Presidential Convention But Nobody Wants To Come?

WASHINGTON — Just six weeks away from the start of President Donald Trump’s nominating convention in Jacksonville, a coronavirus flare-up in Florida is complicating...

Lawsuit accuses Google of tracking user activity in apps

Alphabet’s Google records what people are doing on hundreds of thousands of mobile apps even when they follow the company’s recommended settings for stopping...

How Native American Activists Finally Defeated The Most Racist Name In Sports

In 2013, students at Cooperstown Central High School in New York persuaded the local school board to change the team’s mascot, which the student...

A KFC Takeout Order Led Australian Police To Give Partygoers $18,000 Coronavirus Fine

Hungry partygoers in Australia inadvertently outed themselves to police thanks to a massive group order at KFC, leading to a huge fine for disobeying...

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Neo-Nazi bands using Facebook to spread their music: report

Facebook is rushing to scrub neo-Nazi music groups from its platform after a new report found that they’ve been advertising themselves on the site...

Ghislaine Maxwell lawyer calls her federal indictment ‘meritless’

A lawyer for Jeffrey Epstein’s accused accomplice Ghislaine Maxwell called the criminal case against her “meritless” in a recent court filing — the first...

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Johns Hopkins Launches New Tracker For School Reopening Plans

The go-to site for the latest national and world COVID-19 data has launched a special tracker for U.S. school reopenings. Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore...

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