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|Veteran GOP strategist predicts Trump's debate performance will suffer thanks to tax bombshell
GOP political consultant Mike Murphy predicts President Trump will be distracted at tonight's debate as a result of reports on his taxes.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 5:23 PM
|CDC study on COVID-19 in kids bolsters case for elementary school reopening
The study adds nuance to prior findings that the risk of contracting and dying from COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, increases with age.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 2:26 PM
|Breonna Taylor: Officer who may have fired fatal shot looking to retire after receiving 'countless threats'
A Kentucky police officer who may have fired the shot that killed Breonna Taylor is seeking to retire after receiving “countless threats”, his family has said. According to an online fundraising drive apparently organised by the family of Myles Cosgrove, it is no longer safe for the Louisville officer to remain in his job. It said his relatives were trying to raise enough money for him to stand down from the force, and take care of his family.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 8:20 PM
|'False alarm': Cruise crew who tested positive for COVID-19 in Greece got 3 more tests, all negative
The Mein Schiff 6, operated by TUI Cruises, began its trip in Heraklion on the southern Greek island of Crete on Sunday night.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 1:06 PM
|‘Defund the police’ message on Starbucks cups gets barista fired in Texas
Starbucks called the incident “unacceptable.”
POSTED SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 1:00 PM
|A hacker published thousands of students' grades and private information after a Nevada school district refused to pay ransom
The school district suffered a ransomware attack during its first week of online classes and said law enforcement was investigating.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 11:09 AM
|Singapore Airlines drops 'flights to nowhere' after outcry
Singapore Airlines said Tuesday it had scrapped plans for "flights to nowhere" aimed at boosting its coronavirus-hit finances after an outcry over the environmental impact.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 5:36 AM
|Portland police seize shields, arrest 24 before march; one officer hospitalized
At least 24 people were arrested when police broke up a planned march, then declared an unlawful assembly when protesters reorganized.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 12:29 PM
|US man faces jail in Thailand over hotel review
The man left several negative reviews which the hotel says are untrue and damage its reputation.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 9:00 AM
|White House announces major improvements in coronavirus testing (again)
“We are now at an inflection point in testing,” said Adm. Brett Giroir, a Department of Health and Human Services official who is in charge of testing on the White House coronavirus task force.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 5:57 PM