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Women's Marches Bring Thousands To Washington, D.C., And Cities Nationwide

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Saturday's events drew thousands of demonstrators, mobilized in opposition to President Trump and the likely Senate confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.

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9 People Detained Over Beheading Of Teacher In Paris Suburb

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Authorities say an 18-year-old Chechen refugee attacked the teacher after a lesson in which caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad were shown. Among those arrested were members of the suspect's family.

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Wisconsin Judge Upholds Governor's Statewide Mask Mandate

Monday, October 12, 2020

A conservative group challenged Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' authority to declare successive states of emergency. St. Croix County Judge Michael Waterman refuses its request for an injunction.

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Federal Judge Upholds Minnesota's Deadline Extension For Counting Ballots

Monday, October 12, 2020

U.S. District Judge Nancy Brasel rules in favor of the state agreement allowing ballots postmarked by Nov. 3 to be counted if received within seven days of Election Day.

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Trump's Doctor Says He's No Longer A 'Transmission Risk'

Saturday, October 10, 2020

White House physician Dr. Sean Conley says the president is no longer contagious 10 days after the onset of symptoms, but did not give details on whether Trump has tested negative for the coronavirus.

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Chris Christie Released From Hospital A Week After Seeking COVID-19 Treatment

Saturday, October 10, 2020

The former New Jersey governor is one of several Trump allies to have tested positive for the coronavirus over the last two weeks.

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Who Is Sean Conley? White House Physician To President Trump

Saturday, October 03, 2020

A U.S. Navy commander, Sean Conley became Trump's doctor in 2018. He's a doctor of osteopathic medicine and is reportedly the first D.O. to serve as the White House physician.

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Michigan Supreme Court Rules Against Governor's Emergency Powers

Saturday, October 03, 2020

The state's Supreme Court said Gov. Gretchen Whitmer lacked the authority to extend a state of emergency past April 30. Whitmer had cited two state laws in extending her emergency declarations.

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Twitter Announces Changes To Image Cropping Amid Bias Concern

Friday, October 02, 2020

In a blog post, the social media giant said it would review how preview images are cropped after some users recently posted examples white faces being selected over Black faces.

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President Trump And First Lady Test Positive For The Coronavirus

Friday, October 02, 2020

The president tweeted out the results shortly before 1 a.m. ET on Friday. The White House doctor says Trump would continue "carrying out his duties without disruption while recovering" from the virus.

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Court Rules Edward Snowden Must Pay More Than $5 Million From Memoir And Speeches

Thursday, October 01, 2020

A U.S. District Court sided with the Justice Department, arguing that by publishing 2019's Permanent Record, Snowden violated nondisclosure agreements signed while working for the NSA and CIA.

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Alexei Navalny Says Russia's Putin Had Him Poisoned With Nerve Agent

Thursday, October 01, 2020

In an interview, the Russian opposition leader accuses President Vladimir Putin of ordering the attack with the Soviet-era nerve agent Novichok. A Kremlin spokesperson calls the accusation groundless.

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In California, Windy, Dry Weather Expected To Bring 'Critical' Fire Conditions

Saturday, September 26, 2020

The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings throughout parts of the state. Cal Fire says winds and low humidity are expected to exacerbate fire conditions and drive up temperatures.

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COVID-19 Daily Cases On The Rise In Nearly Half Of U.S. States

Saturday, September 26, 2020

The U.S. reported more than 55,000 infections Friday, pushing the total number of cases to more than 7 million. Some two dozen states saw new cases continue to rise this past week.

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Ricin Discovered In Mail Intended For White House

Saturday, September 19, 2020

The Secret Service intercepted the envelope containing the deadly toxin, law enforcement sources tell NPR. They say the poison did not make it to the White House grounds.

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Justices Remember Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 'A Jurist Of Historic Stature'

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Many of Ginsburg's Supreme Court colleagues, including current and former justices, praised her tenure. Chief Justice John Roberts called Ginsburg "a tireless and resolute champion of justice."

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Patrick Leahy Says A Vote Now To Replace Ginsburg Would Be 'Political Hypocrisy'

Saturday, September 19, 2020

The Vermont Democrat said a vote before Election Day would break with the position Republicans embraced in 2016 when they refused to consider the nomination of Obama nominee Merrick Garland.

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Wildfires Latest: Helpful Weather; Oregon Official Warns Of 'Mass Fatality Incident'

Saturday, September 12, 2020

A change in weather conditions is being seen as a needed assist for nearly 30,000 fire personnel battling blazes. Authorities are also attempting to debunk online rumors about the cause of the fires.

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Adults With COVID-19 Twice As Likely To Have Eaten At Restaurants, CDC Study Finds

Friday, September 11, 2020

The study compared the habits and activities of 314 adults who had been tested for the virus. Those who tested positive more often reported dining at a restaurant within 14 days of showing symptoms.

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Google Will Block Its Autocomplete Suggestions For Some Election-Related Searches

Friday, September 11, 2020

The company said its new policy would eliminate search predictions that could be seen as favoring a political candidate or as making claims about "the integrity or legitimacy of electoral processes."

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