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Analysis: Why it's a *really* big deal that Texas is now a 2020 swing state

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:29
Here's a fact about the 2020 election: Texas is a swing state.
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Judge rules to unseal documents in 2015 case against Ghislaine Maxwell

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:29
• Trump claims not to be following Maxwell case despite long ties to Epstein • 'Unacceptably obtuse': GOP lawmaker slams Trump's remark • Opinion: Trump's shocking support for Maxwell
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UK and US accuses Russia of satellite test firing in space

BBC - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:28
The UK says Russia tested a satellite "by launching a projectile with the characteristics of a weapon".
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AOC to Yoho: 'I am someone's daughter, too'

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:24
New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez spoke on the House floor Thursday about a heated exchange earlier this week with Florida Rep. Ted Yoho after which he reportedly called her a "f**king bitch," saying that by accosting her, he gave "permission to other men to do that to his daughters."
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Tottenham car park shooting: Teenagers badly injured

BBC - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:17
A 19-year-old man is in a critical condition and two 15-year-old boys have serious injuries.
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Clint Eastwood sues over false cannabis endorsements

BBC - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:10
The Hollywood actor says he has no association with the companies that make CBD oil.
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Reopening US schools 'makes our kids guinea pigs'

BBC - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:09
Florida's decision to reopen all brick and mortar schools in August caused a teacher backlash.
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Cohen gets home confinement after judge rules his return to prison was retaliatory

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:09
Michael Cohen will be released to home confinement, a judge ruled on Thursday, finding that the government acted in a retaliatory manner when it took President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and fixer into custody earlier this month.
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Whistleblower works to expose oil spill in Arctic

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:08
CNN investigates in the polluted Siberian town of Norilsk, where a whistleblower and an environmentalist are taking huge personal risks to expose a Russian metal giant's coverup of the May 29 rupturing of a fuel tank. 21,000 tons of diesel poured into nearby rivers, creating one of the worst environmental catastrophes in the Arctic's history.
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Police investigating 'abhorrent' racist comment made to English footballer Jude Bellingham

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:06
Jude Bellingham, a promising 17-year-old English footballer who signed with top German club Borussia Dortmund this week, has called the racist comment he received on Twitter following his move to the Bundesliga team "disgusting."
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US and UK accuse Russia of launching new space weapon

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:05
The US and UK militaries on Thursday accused Russia of conducting a space-based anti-satellite weapons test earlier this month, saying that a Russian satellite released an object capable of targeting a satellite.
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Twitter says it's looking at subscription options as ad revenue drops sharply

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:56
Twitter is actively exploring additional ways to make money from its users, including by considering a subscription model, CEO Jack Dorsey said Thursday. The move comes as Twitter suffers a sharp decline in its core advertising business.
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Post-Brexit deal: What's happening in the UK-EU talks?

BBC - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:45
Both sides will soon have to decide when and how they compromise, or whether they are willing to walk away.
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Demand for the Kia Telluride SUV is so high dealers can't keep them on their lots

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:27
Kia, Hyundai's South Korean sister brand, has been trying for years to be seen as more than just a maker of inexpensive cars for buyers on a budget.
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Donald Trump and Woody Johnson act as if the rules don't apply to them

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:18
On Tuesday the public got yet another example of President Donald Trump's remarkable ability, and willingness, to exploit opportunities for personal gain.
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Birx warns of concerning rise in coronavirus cases in 12 cities as Trump paints a rosy picture

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:16
White House coronavirus task force coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx privately told a group of state and local health officials Wednesday about a concerning rise in coronavirus cases in 12 cities as President Donald Trump continues to tout progress amid the coronavirus pandemic at scripted, on-message briefings this week.
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Trump claims not to be following Maxwell case despite long ties to Epstein

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:11
• 'Unacceptably obtuse': GOP lawmaker slams Trump's remark • Opinion: Trump's shocking support for Ghislaine Maxwell
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Dyson cuts 900 jobs amid coronavirus impact

BBC - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:11
The company behind the first bag-less vacuum cleaner said 600 of the cuts would be in the UK.
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Elton John's ex-wife demands £3m over film and memoir

BBC - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:05
Renate Blauel, who married the singer in 1984, is suing over his book, Me, and the film Rocketman.
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Chinese official: US is 'breaking down the friendship bridge'

CNN - Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:01
Beijing has promised to retaliate to the Houston closure, with state media pointing to the potential shuttering of one of the US' numerous diplomatic missions within China. CNN's David Culver reports.
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