People remove debris from a house damaged by Tuesday's explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. …
UN, French, Russian rescue workers searched the port area of Beirut for survivors from the blast, French and Russian rescue teams with dogs also searched the area on Friday.
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Sat, 08/08/2020 - 02:06
Mourners pray during a burial ceremony at the Olifantsveil Cemetery outside Johannesburg, South Africa, Thursday Aug. 6, 2020…
250,000 Expected for US Biker Events, Masks Not Required
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Sat, 08/08/2020 - 01:40
President Donald Trump speaks at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in Bedminster, N.J., Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Susan…
It’s not clear if the president can take the actions
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 23:45
She Lost Her Father to COVID-19, Then She and Her Family Got the Virus
California's Imperial County, a farming region along the Mexican border, has one of the state's highest coronavirus infection rates
Mariama Diallo
Fri, 08/07/2020 - 23:34
Who Will Win in 2020?
Ignoring polls, two experts offer different projections on who will be the next U.S. president based on their models
Patsy Widakuswara, Senior White House Correspondent
Sat, 08/08/2020 - 02:58
Broadway Shows Won’t Return Until 2021
Broadway’s looking at a record-setting yearlong break
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Sat, 08/08/2020 - 02:58
Thousands of bikers rode through the streets for the opening day of the 80th annual Sturgis Motorcycle rally Friday, Aug. 7,…
Some fear event could spark massive coronavirus outbreak
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 20:39
A BNSF Railway train hauling carloads of coal from the Powder River Basin of Montana and Wyoming is seen east of Hardin, Mont.,…
Conservation groups said the new proposal hurts taxpayers
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 20:22
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, follows Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to a media availability, after their…
The New York Times says the warning is the first known high-level US rebuke of the alleged bounty program
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 19:30
FILE PHOTO: Canada's Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland attends a news conference as efforts continue to help slow the…
The move marks the latest ruction in a choppy relationship between the neighbors and close allies since President Donald Trump took office in 2017
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 18:28
National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre speaks at the NRA Annual Meeting of Members in Indianapolis,…
New York Attorney General Letitia James sued to break up the NRA, alleging senior leaders of the nonprofit group wasted millions of dollars of members' money on their own luxury travel, personal gifts, family vacations and big game hunts
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 18:12
A photo taken in the late hours of May 29, 2020 shows a sign of the World Health Organization (WHO) at their headquarters in…
The move is a setback for President Donald Trump as Washington had hoped to issue a common road map for a sweeping overhaul of the WHO in September
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 18:19
New York Governor  Andrew Cuomo speaks at a news conference on July 6 ,2020 in New York City where he announced that President…
Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami and Houston, among other places, all announced they would start the school year with students learning remotely
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 16:26
School Teachers in US Protest Going Back to Classrooms
In early August, thousands of parents, educators, students, and community members took to the streets in over 25 U.S. states to call for safe and equitable schools.  The protests, organized as a National Day of Resistance, were called to raise concerns that with the coronavirus still spreading reopening schools for in-person learning is dangerous.  The issue has become political, with pressure growing from the White House and many state governors to reopen the classrooms.  Nina Vishneva has this
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Fri, 08/07/2020 - 15:44
Voter Fred Hoffman fills out his ballot during the primary election in Ottawa, Illinois, U.S., March 17, 2020. The polling…
US counterintelligence officials, splitting with President Trump, warn Russian-linked actors are pulling for his reelection as China and Iran aim to put Democrat Joe Biden in the White House
Jeff Seldin
Fri, 08/07/2020 - 15:36