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Walmart launching drive-in movie theaters at 160 stores amid COVID-19. Here's how to reserve a parking space.

USA Today - 6 hours 22 min ago

Walmart parking lots will become drive-in movie theaters and will show movies including Pokémon Detective Pikachu, Ghostbusters, Spiderman and more.

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70 days of protest: Breonna Taylor's death has created a much larger movement in Louisville

USA Today - 6 hours 29 min ago

An array of groups are protesting gentrification, deep-rooted oppression and police violence in Louisville in the wake of Breonna Taylor's death.

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'Blatant disrespect of Black women': Women leaders criticize treatment of Black women being considered as Biden VP pick

USA Today - 7 hours 39 min ago

Sen. Kamala Harris, Rep. Karen Bass, Susan Rice, Rep. Val Demings and Stacey Abrams have all been floated as possible running mates for Biden.

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Exclusive: Cruise industry extends sailing suspension past CDC 'no-sail' order, until Oct. 31

USA Today - 8 hours 34 min ago

The cruise industry has voluntarily extended its pause on operations in U.S. waters until "at least" Oct. 31.

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Joe Biden won't travel to Milwaukee for 2020 DNC because of coronavirus concerns

USA Today - 8 hours 37 min ago

Citing concerns over coronavirus, orgnaizers announced Wednesday that speakers for the convention will no longer travel to Milwaukee.

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Samsung unveils new Note20 phones touted as 'most powerful'

USA Today - 8 hours 39 min ago

In a livestream from South Korea, Samsung showed off new Note phones, tablets, Buds and the Galaxy Watch3.

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Joe Biden bristles at reporter when asked about taking a cognitive test

USA Today - 8 hours 59 min ago

Joe Biden bristled Wednesday when asked about his cognitive ability, snapping back at CBS reporter Errol Barnett.

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Used car prices spiking as COVID-19 pandemic shakes up the market for new cars

USA Today - 9 hours 50 min ago

Used car prices spiked $708 from June to July -- a time when prices usually fall -- as the COVID-19 pandemic shakes up the market for new vehicles.

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Michelle Obama talks mental health amid pandemic and racial injustice in new podcast

USA Today - 9 hours 58 min ago

In the second episode of her podcast, "Protests and the Pandemic with Michele Norris," Michelle Obama discusses her mental health during tough times.

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US doctor in Canada: Medicare for All would have made America's COVID response much better

USA Today - 10 hours 19 min ago

America needs a health care system that puts public health ahead of profits. I know we can do better. I see it everyday in Canada amid the coronavirus.

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As COVID-19 spread, the feds relaxed rules and hospitals tried to contain the outbreak. Other infections may have risen.

USA Today - 10 hours 23 min ago

COVID patients whose immune systems have been weakened by the coronavirus can be more susceptible to bacterial infections and superbugs.

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Trump says schools should reopen because children are 'virtually immune,' despite evidence suggesting they are not

USA Today - 10 hours 26 min ago

Trump said as early as February that the COVID-19 virus would "disappear," but the pandemic has accelerated at times during the past five months.

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These 7 videos show the massive Lebanon explosion from street level, across Beirut

USA Today - 10 hours 42 min ago

Initially, smoke could be seen billowing from Beirut's port. Many people in Lebanon's capital city filmed it on their cellphones — so when the larger white explosion occurred, that horrific moment was caught on video from numerous angles.

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President Donald Trump calls NBA players kneeling during anthem 'disgraceful'

USA Today - 11 hours 1 min ago

In a Wednesday morning appearance on Fox & Friends, Trump was asked about his take on the state of the league. Most players and coaches have kneeled.

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Big Ten announces schedule of 10 conference games to start Sept. 5

USA Today - 11 hours 5 min ago

The Big Ten plans to kick off its Big Ten college football schedule of conference games on Sept. 5 but leave flexibility due to coronavirus concerns.

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Passenger on Alaska cruise tests positive for COVID-19, prompting quarantine, canceled sailings

USA Today - 11 hours 10 min ago

Passengers are quarantining on the ship until Alaska "deems it safe for them to return home," after one passenger tested positive for COVID-19.

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Fiona Hill, ex-Trump adviser who testified in impeachment, plans book on future of polarized America

USA Today - 11 hours 14 min ago

Fiona Hill, a key witness in President Donald Trump's impeachment inquiry, is going to be sharing her views about the future of a polarized America.

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Social Security: There may be no cost-of-living increase in 2021

USA Today - 11 hours 18 min ago

The government won't officially announce the next COLA until October 2020, but experts are predicting a small raise or none at all.

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Six dead, over 3.7 million without power after Isaias ravages East Coast: What we know

USA Today - 11 hours 27 min ago

The storm made landfall as a hurricane Monday, but was downgraded to a tropical storm Tuesday. At least 6 have died and 3.7 million lost power.

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UConn becomes first FBS team to cancel football season in 2020

USA Today - 11 hours 28 min ago

The UConn Huskies football team became the first FBS program to cancel its 2020 season, citing safety challenges and scheduling issues.

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