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Coronavirus news and updates: A D-Day memorial with sparse attendance; don't wash your food with bleach

Coronavirus news and updates: A D-Day memorial with sparse attendance; don't wash your food with bleach

We are bringing you the top headlines on COVID-19 from the US and around the world.        ... Continue Reading
George Floyd to be honored Saturday at North Carolina memorial; mourners asked to wear masks

George Floyd to be honored Saturday at North Carolina memorial; mourners asked to wear masks

George Floyd, who died May 25 in the custody of white Minneapolis police officers, was born in North Carolina 46 years ago.        ... Continue Reading
Drew Brees responds to President Trump: Protests 'not an issue about the American flag'

Drew Brees responds to President Trump: Protests 'not an issue about the American flag'

Drew Brees offered a rebuttal to President Trump, saying he stands by his apology and stressed need to shift protest rhetoric away from flag.        ... Continue Reading
Do coronavirus masks provide protest protection?

Do coronavirus masks provide protest protection?

Some believe masks protect the wearer against both contagion and positive identification. But new technology may overrule that secondary protection.        ... Continue Reading
Nick Cordero starts a new stem cell treatment to heal his lungs, says wife Amanda Kloots

Nick Cordero starts a new stem cell treatment to heal his lungs, says wife Amanda Kloots

Amanda Kloots has shared that Nick Cordero has undergone stem cell treatment, which she hopes will help heal his lungs.        ... Continue Reading
Joe Biden passes delegate threshold to clinch Democratic presidential nomination

Joe Biden passes delegate threshold to clinch Democratic presidential nomination

In early April, Biden became the presumptive nominee after Sen. Bernie Sanders suspended his presidential campaign.        ... Continue Reading
Abby Lee Miller's new dance show nixed by Lifetime in wake of racism accusations

Abby Lee Miller's new dance show nixed by Lifetime in wake of racism accusations

Abby Lee Miller won't be starring in a new dance show on Lifetime; it's been cancelled after a former "Dance Moms" contestant accused her of racism.       ... Continue Reading
United Airlines restores flights at 150 U.S., Canadian destinations in July, add nonstops

United Airlines restores flights at 150 U.S., Canadian destinations in July, add nonstops

The airline said destinations will include both business and leisure favorites as rebound from the coronavirus continues.        ... Continue Reading
Ohio governor sets reopening date for amusement parks, casinos after lawsuit

Ohio governor sets reopening date for amusement parks, casinos after lawsuit

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has set a reopening date for amusement parks, water parks and casinos.        ... Continue Reading
Two Chicago officers relieved of police powers amid investigation into brutal encounter seen in video

Two Chicago officers relieved of police powers amid investigation into brutal encounter seen in video

Two Chicago officers have been relieved of their police powers after viral cellphone video showed officers dragging two people out of a car.        ... Continue Reading
Russia declares state of emergency over Arctic Circle oil spill caused by melting permafrost

Russia declares state of emergency over Arctic Circle oil spill caused by melting permafrost

The spill of diesel has caused rivers to run red        ... Continue Reading
'Cops,' 'Live PD' episodes pulled in aftermath of George Floyd killing and protests

'Cops,' 'Live PD' episodes pulled in aftermath of George Floyd killing and protests

In the aftermath of George Floyd's killing in police custody, episodes of 'Cops' and 'Live PD' have been pulled from the TV schedule.        ... Continue Reading
George Floyd marches: Five slang words, terms that protesters want you to know

George Floyd marches: Five slang words, terms that protesters want you to know

The demonstrations have their own language, written on signs or walls        ... Continue Reading
George Floyd protests: Crowds gather to demand an end to police violence amid heightened Trump-DC tensions

George Floyd protests: Crowds gather to demand an end to police violence amid heightened Trump-DC tensions

Even as a thunderstorm threatened the region, a big crowd gathered near the White House to demand an end to police violence against African Americans.        ... Continue Reading
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell responds to players' request for league support in fight against racism

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell responds to players' request for league support in fight against racism

A day after players challenged the NFL to join their fight against racism and systematic oppression, Roger Goodell said he wants to do his part.        ... Continue Reading
70 retailers donating to black social justice organizations

70 retailers donating to black social justice organizations

In the wake of nationwide protests against police brutality, businesses like LEGO, Sephora, H&M, and more are donating to organizations like Black Lives Matter.        ... Continue Reading
2,000 foot wide landslide drowns coastal homes in arctic sea, lucky dog saved

2,000 foot wide landslide drowns coastal homes in arctic sea, lucky dog saved

A massive 2,000 foot wide swath of land shifts and crumbles as homes are shoved into arctic waters off the coast of Norway.        ... Continue Reading
Buffalo cops resign from unit in protest after two of their own are suspended for injuring 75-year-old

Buffalo cops resign from unit in protest after two of their own are suspended for injuring 75-year-old

An official said a man that Buffalo, New York, police shoved to the ground is "alert and oriented" Friday morning. Two officers have been suspended.        ... Continue Reading
Pastor tells Mike Pence leaders need the 'right tone' during listening session over George Floyd's death

Pastor tells Mike Pence leaders need the 'right tone' during listening session over George Floyd's death

Vice President Mike Pence was told at a "listening session" on George Floyd's death that the "right tone" is needed.        ... Continue Reading
How police pushed aside protesters ahead of Trump's controversial church photo

How police pushed aside protesters ahead of Trump's controversial church photo

A timeline of confrontation, contention and confusion surrounding Trump's photo op at Washington church        ... Continue Reading