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Melania Trump to address Republican convention as GOP makes appeals to female voters

CNN - Wed, 08/26/2020 - 00:00
Melania Trump is hoping to use her enormous popularity on Tuesday at the Republican National Convention to help address one of the biggest challenges facing President Donald Trump in November -- his enormous deficit with female voters.
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The Papers: PM 'forced to backtrack' on masks and 'Harry's shame'

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:56
The PM's U-turn on face masks in schools and Harry Maguire being found guilty of assault make the front pages.
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Shooting of Jacob Blake didn't happen in a vacuum

CNN - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:44
When video emerged of Jacob Blake being shot by officers of the Kenosha Police Department on Sunday night, I knew the place where it happened -- a neighborhood called Wilson Heights. When I covered crime for the Kenosha News, I spent a lot of time there because of the gang activity, heroin overdoses, shootings and stabbings.
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Covid-19 superspreading event in Boston may have led to 20,000 cases, researcher says

CNN - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:40
Live Updates | Analysis: A shocking virus chart
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Rodrigo Moreno: Leeds United agree deal to sign Valencia striker

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:37
Leeds United agree a deal to sign Valencia and Spain forward Rodrigo Moreno.
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Kenosha unrest tests political potency of Trump's 'law and order' convention message

CNN - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:22
• Opinion: This shooting didn't happen in a vacuum • Some say sharing videos of police shootings against black men is just 'trauma porn'
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Where could Messi go if he leaves Barcelona?

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:19
Every club in the world would love to have Lionel Messi but few could afford him, so where could he end up if he does leave Barcelona?
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Man Utd and PSG competing to sign Messi - Wednesday's football gossip

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:14
PSG and Manchester United could sign Lionel Messi, Thiago Silva is set for a Chelsea medical, plus more.
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Hurricane Laura heading for Texas and Louisiana coasts

CNN - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:10
The National Hurricane Center has declared that the former Tropical Storm Laura is now a hurricane and is predicted to reach Category 3 strength before making landfall on the Gulf coast of the US.
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A mother captured an emotional photo of her son crying in virtual class to show difficulties of distance learning during pandemic

CNN - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 23:05
When her son returned to virtual learning last week, Jana Coombs saw him struggling.
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Mother in legal fight to save dead transgender daughter's sperm

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 22:30
Louise Anderson wants to prevent fertility doctors from destroying her transgender daughter's frozen sperm.
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Opinion: Why I walked away from Dems to support Trump

CNN - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 22:25
On Monday night, I delivered a speech in support of the President of the United States of America at the Republican National Convention.
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'Has he thought of trying out baseball? Or joining Port Vale?' - Messi prompts social media meltdown

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 22:23
Social media goes into meltdown after Barcelona icon Lionel Messi tells the club he wants to leave this summer.
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In the most Boston thing ever, Dunkin and Harpoon are making doughnut-infused beer

CNN - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 22:19
Harpoon Brewery and Dunkin' have decided to spice up their annual seasonal beer collaboration, and it's a pairing right up Homer Simpson's alley: doughnut-infused beer.
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House Democrat opens investigation into Pompeo's RNC speech

CNN - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 22:11
A House Democrat has opened an investigation into Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's controversial decision to address the Republican National Convention.
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Nearly 50,000 salmon escaped from storm-damaged fish farm

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 22:05
Damage to mooring ropes at the farm near Campbeltown during Storm Ellen resulted in the fish breaking free.
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Jacob Blake: 'We need healing,' shot US black man's mum pleads

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 21:56
Julia Jackson's son Jacob Blake may never walk again after being shot in the back by police in Wisconsin.
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Premiership leaders Exeter grab late win at Bristol

BBC - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 21:47
Exeter Chiefs score late on to beat second-placed Bristol Bears and move 11 points clear at the top of the Premiership.
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