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Football coach called out by player responds in new video

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 21:29
Oklahoma State football coach Mike Grundy is promising a change in culture after a picture of him wearing a shirt with the logo of right-wing news network One America News prompted star running back Chuba Hubbard to threaten to boycott the team.
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PG&E pleads guilty to 85 counts in 2018 Camp Fire

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 21:28
California utility Pacific Gas and Electric Company pleaded guilty Tuesday to 84 counts of involuntary manslaughter and one count of unlawfully starting the Camp Fire.
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It turns out your favorite movie is racist. What now?

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 21:20
Last week, novelist, director and television writer John Ridley -- an Academy Award winner for his screenplay for the movie "12 Years a Slave" -- wrote a brief but compelling op-ed in the Los Angeles Times, asking HBO (a sister company of CNN under the ownership of WarnerMedia) to take the movie "Gone With the Wind" off of its much-hyped new streaming platform HBO Max.
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Dow rallies into the close after soaring more than 800 points

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 21:07
The Dow and the broader stock market rallied sharply on Tuesday, as investors are getting excited about measures from the Federal Reserve to ease strain on markets and help businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic.
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What's behind the PM's aid department decision?

BBC - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:57
There is a tension at the heart of the plan to merge the Foreign Office and the department handling overseas aid.
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Don Lemon: Silence is not an option

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:46
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22 last-minute Father's Day gifts to save the day

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:46
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Tornadoes caught on camera across two counties in Wales

BBC - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:45
Eyewitnesses filmed a twister near Brecon and then another 40 miles away in Ceredigion.
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'30 Rock' is returning to NBC for one night

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:38
A beloved comedy about the hijinks that happen behind the scenes of a broadcast television show is coming back to broadcast television to help promote broadcast television shows.
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CIA cyber weapons stolen in historic breach due to 'woefully lax security', internal report says

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:31
The largest theft of data in CIA history happened because a specialized unit within the agency was so focused on building cyber weapons that an employee took advantage of "woefully lax" security and gave secret hacking tools to WikiLeaks, according to an internal report released on Tuesday.
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Fact check: Pence falsely claims coronavirus cases in Oklahoma are on the decline

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:31
During a White House roundtable Monday, Vice President Mike Pence claimed that Oklahoma - where President Donald Trump is scheduled to hold a campaign rally Saturday - has seen a decline in the number of coronavirus cases.
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An entire high school baseball team knelt during the National Anthem to protest police brutality

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:26
As Iowa became the first state to resume high school sports this week, one baseball team took a stand by kneeling.
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Dutch cyclist Terpstra in intensive care after crash

BBC - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:21
Cyclist Niki Terpstra is in intensive care in hospital following a training crash in the Netherlands.
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Rents are dropping across the US

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:19
At the end of May, Ilana Freund landed a deal on an apartment in New York City where she will be attending graduate school. She and her roommate signed a lease on a two-bedroom apartment in the West Village for $4,995 a month. It was a significant discount: Similar apartments in the building were going for around $5,300 before the pandemic took hold, according to the listing agent.
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How the rise of supermarkets left out black America

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:15
If you're like most Americans, you probably think of going to the supermarket and stocking up on groceries as a normal thing, and you take it for granted.
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'Rough sex' defence will be banned, says justice minister

BBC - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:15
Campaigners welcome commitment to prevent lawyers using justification for violence.
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Black sheriff defends cops' use of force in Brooks' killing

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:14
Georgia sheriff Alfonzo Williams, defends the officers use of lethal force against Rayshard Brooks, a black man who was shot while running from police outside of a Wendy's, after resisting arrest.
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Ex-prosecutor calls Trump's police reform a 'slap in the face'

CNN - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:07
President Trump signed an executive order incentivizing police reform after multiple black Americans were recently killed at the hands of police. Former prosecutor and civil rights attorney David Henderson says this executive order lacks accountability.
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Premier League return will be a successful one, says Aston Villa chief executive

BBC - Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:00
Aston Villa chief executive Christian Purslow believes the resumption of the Premier League will be a success and is confident it is coming back at the right time.
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