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What Dr. Fauci says when asked about Trump's crowded ralliesThe nation's top infectious disease expert remains concerned that large-scale gatherings like President Trump's campaign rallies will lead to more coronavirus outbreaks.

10/15/2020 9:01:05 AM

Prosecutors allege that 'Cheer' star Jerry Harris 'exploited and violated' up to 10 minors in new court documentsHarris' lawyers argued for his release pending trial for mental health treatment after losing his mother to cancer and getting bullied in high school.

10/15/2020 12:14:39 PM

Tennessee mayor arrested for allegedly shoplifting $300 worth of Target merchandiseJohn Blade is accused of using self checkout and not scanning items

10/14/2020 4:24:31 PM

Prehistoric footprints of woman carrying toddler while dodging sabre-toothed cats unearthedFootprints left by a prehistoric mother and her toddler dodging sabre-toothed cats and wolves have been unearthed in the US. The trackway, the longest set of fossil human prints ever found, stretches for almost a mile - and dates back 13,000 years. It tells the remarkable story of the pair's journey as they made their way across treacherous mudflats with hungry giant predators on their tail. An analysis found the woman was moving at a rapid pace - intermittently carrying and putting down a two-year-old child. British and US scientists say the toddler was "tired and probably cranky" and describe the scene as "the stuff of every parent's nightmare."

10/16/2020 7:20:51 AM

Nagorno-Karabakh volunteers get weapons as clashes intensifyMARTUNI, Nagorno-Karabakh (AP) — As the fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces rages on in the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, its residents are joining volunteer squads to defend their towns. The Ovanisyan family and their neighbors were called Wednesday to receive their Kalashnikov rifles to help protect Martuni, a town close to the front line in the eastern part of the region. The recent fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh erupted on Sept. 27 and has since killed hundreds.

10/15/2020 1:32:51 PM

South African white farmers, rival Black protesters face off over farm murder caseWhite South African farmers and rival Black protesters hurled abuse and threats at each other on Friday ahead of a court hearing in a murder case that has exposed still simmering racial tensions 26 years after the end of apartheid. The killing of Brendan Horner, a white man whose body was found tied to a pole at his farm in Free State province, sparked riots at the start of this month, and prompted President Cyril Ramaphosa to make a statement urging South Africans to "resist attempts... to mobilise communities along racial lines". The farmers, who accuse the government of failing to protect them from violent crime, arrived in pick-up trucks ahead of the court hearing in the central town of Senekal for Horner's two suspected killers.

10/16/2020 6:32:12 AM

Winter should be mostly mild with few blizzards, but much of USA could see drought, forecasters sayThe NOAA forecasts a mild winter for the East and South, but that may mean drought for the southern half of the USA.

10/15/2020 3:18:42 PM

"A crime in plain sight": Lindsey Graham solicits campaign donations in the halls of the Senate"I never felt better about my campaign than I do right now," Graham claims as he trails his rival in fundraising

10/15/2020 5:42:34 PM

Broward jail leaders fired after another mentally ill inmate gives birth in her cell, BSO saysThe Broward County Sheriff’s office fired two top administrators after a woman who went into labor in her jail cell was not given medical care despite screams of pain.

10/15/2020 8:37:28 PM

Trump appeared to fall for a satirical post which joked that Twitter shut itself down to stop criticism of Joe BidenThe president tweeted an article by The Babylon Bee which joked that Twitter shut down its entire network to defend Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

10/16/2020 7:12:15 AM

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10/16/2020 8:00:00 AM

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10/16/2020 8:00:00 AM

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10/16/2020 8:00:00 AM

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10/16/2020 7:00:00 AM

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10/16/2020 7:00:00 AM

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10/16/2020 7:00:00 AM

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10/16/2020 7:00:00 AM

By skipping all the quirky, Google-ly features of previous Pixels, the company's latest phone is its most boring—and its best.

10/16/2020 6:00:00 AM

The CDC put out a central playbook for how to distribute the shots. But how states will address these guidelines is anything but uniform.

10/16/2020 6:00:00 AM

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10/16/2020 6:00:00 AM