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LA County Board of Supervisors calls for investigation into shooting death of teen

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 02:55
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday demanded an independent investigation into the shooting death of 18-year-old Andres Guardado by the LA County Sheriff's Department.
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Baseball is back. MLB says 60-game season will start July 23 or 24

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 02:47
Major League Baseball has announced the 2020 regular season will open approximately one month from now, on July 23 or 24.
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Taylor was killed more than three months ago when, in an attempted drug sting, police shot her eight times

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 02:39
A police officer involved in the March fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Kentucky, has been fired, according to the police department.
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Top US health official Fauci warns of 'disturbing' new US surge

BBC - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 02:36
They also told US lawmakers that they had never been asked to slow testing for coronavirus.
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Anderson Cooper shreds Trump's coronavirus response

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 02:32
CNN's Anderson Cooper sounds off on President Trump's barrage of coronavirus comments downplaying the pandemic, despite the growing number of cases throughout the nation.
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New York City to target suppliers of illegal fireworks

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 02:31
As complaints of illegal fireworks continue to soar, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday announced the creation of a task force aimed at snuffing out the loud bangs and crackles that echo during the overnight hours.
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Norfolk treasure-hunter puts finds down to 'beginner's luck'

BBC - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 02:13
Having unearthed two rare Anglo-Saxon treasures, Mel Hollwoger hopes for "something Celtic" next.
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Microplastics found in gut of animal on one of the most remote islands of the world

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 01:44
Microplastics have been discovered in the gut of an animal on a remote island in the Antarctic, raising concerns that plastic pollution could be prevalent in the region's ecosystem.
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'Upsetting,' ER doctor reacts to Trump's rally

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 01:38
CNN's Erin Burnett speaks with Dr. Murtaza Akhter as President Donald Trump holds a rally in Phoenix while coronavirus cases continue to rise across the US.
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Bubba Wallace didn't suffer a hate crime. NASCAR still has a problem

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 01:34
I have complicated feelings about the spectacle that kicked off Monday's NASCAR race at the Talladega Motor Speedway.
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Opinion: Nothing in America fits the GOP's 'back to normal' fantasy

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 01:25
How do you go back to normal when nothing is normal?
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'I want my children to be proud they're black'

BBC - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 01:23
Support for the Black Lives Matter movement has swelled across the UK since the killing of George Floyd, but the news has left many parents struggling to explain racism to their children.
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Ron Jeremy, porn star, charged with sexually assaulting four women

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 01:09
Porn star Ron Jeremy has been charged with forcibly raping three women and sexually assaulting another in separate incidents dating back to 2014, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced Tuesday.
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UK's internet use surges to new highs during lockdown

BBC - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:52
Coronavirus will leave a digital legacy as UK finds solace online, says Ofcom.
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DOJ whistleblower to testify that Barr's personal anti-marijuana sentiment fueled cannabis industry investigations

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:51
A Department of Justice whistleblower is expected to testify on Wednesday that Attorney General Bill Barr improperly went after cannabis suppliers because of his personal feelings about the industry.
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Washington is latest state to mandate wearing masks in public

CNN - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:50
Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee announced Tuesday that a new statewide mandate requiring residents to wear face masks will go into effect later this week in response to a new surge of coronavirus cases.
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Apprenticeships 'are not delivering social mobility'

BBC - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:42
The apprenticeship system is failing disadvantaged youngsters in England, says Social Mobility Commission.
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North Korea: Kim Jong-un 'suspends military action' against South

BBC - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:38
A meeting led by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un halts plans for unspecified moves against the South.
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Cookham: Police search for man missing in River Thames

BBC - Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:34
The man has not been seen since he entered a stretch of the River Thames in Cookham, police say.
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