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Trump approval rating drops amid multiple crises

Protests have occurred in all 50 states and D.C., as well as hundreds of smaller towns and cities, in support of Black Lives Matter following the murder of George Floyd who was killed during arrest by a Minneapolis police officer.

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#Reopen protests get support from President

Freelance photographer Alyson McClaran of Denver, Colorado, captures history as health care workers stand in the street to push back against hundreds of protestors who demand to lift the lockdown.

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Dixie Chicks are back

The Dixie Chicks dropped “Gaslighter,” a new, very personal single that explores lead singer Natalie Maines’ ugly and public divorce.

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Coronavirus made simple

The CDC does not suggest wearing a mask if you’re healthy (a virus is too small to be filtered by a “regular” mask). 

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Driverless delivery coming in hot in Houston

A driverless delivery vehicle just received a first-ever approval from the US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to hit the streets even though it doesn’t meet federal safety standards for cars and trucks.

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2020 election: Iowa results are…still…not…in…

In Iowa, at 1,678 precinct locations, at public libraries and school gymnasiums, politically active neighbors got together to decide which Democratic candidates would hit the Iowa launchpad toward nomination.

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John Bolton’s book undermines key defense

According to Dershowitz, even if Bolton’s accusations were true, the actions are not impeachable because a president can act in a way that supports his ability to remain in power.

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Coronavirus update as 4 US states confirm cases

We get coronaviruses all the time, including the common cold and even the flu, which are generally more annoying than dangerous.
But three times in recent history, coronaviruses have become deadly.