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Surprise! Taylor Swift announces new album, 'Folklore,' will release at midnight

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 7:22am

Less than a year after "Lover," Taylor Swift surprised fans Thursday with news that her eighth studio album, "Folklore," will be released at midnight.

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Antonio Brown urges NFL to resolve investigation so he 'can talk to these teams properly'

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 7:15am

Just two days after Antonio Brown seemingly teased retirement, he urged the league to complete its investigation into him so he can talk to teams.

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Is it safe to stay in a hotel amid the coronavirus pandemic?

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 7:07am

Hotels have rolled out a slew of cleaning and safety programs, and the hotel industry's major trade group released a checklist for guests

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Sorry, bars: 'Cuomo Chips' won't satisfy New York's new order to sell food with alcohol

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:55am

The New York State Liquor Authority issued a Q&A Tuesday that offers more clarity on what is and is not allowed at bars in the COVID-19 era.

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Lane Bryant, Ann Taylor owner files for bankruptcy protection due to COVID-19, closing all Catherines stores

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:54am

Ascena Retail Group filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and plans to close all Catherines stores and a significant number of Justice stores.

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Derek Chauvin, ex-Minneapolis officer charged with killing George Floyd, is now facing tax evasion charges

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:47am

Derek Chauvin and his wife allegedly underreported their income for years in Minnesota and also didn't file state taxes some years.

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FBI believes Chinese researcher with links to Beijing's military in hiding in consulate in San Francisco

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:43am

The FBI believes that a Chinese scientist with links to Beijing's military is hiding out in China's consulate in San Francisco to evade arrest.

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Early success of COVID-19 vaccine candidates fuels optimism, but experts warn 'a lot has to go right'

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:34am

USA TODAY created a panel of experts to estimate how far we are from when a COVID-19 vaccine will be available to all Americans.

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Soldier sneaks up on football player son

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:31am

During his homecoming football game at The Citadel, Tereis Drayton's dad, Staff Sgt. Demond Drayton, sneaked up behind him for a homecoming surprise.

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Olympic star Katie Ledecky has training, Stanford studies this week instead of Tokyo races

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:30am

Katie Ledecky would have been in Tokyo this week, where she likely would have added to her trove of Olympic swimming medals.

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Southwest Airlines to block middle seats through at least October amid coronavirus pandemic

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:19am

Southwest said the customer reaction to its seating policy has been "very positive.'' Delta has said it plans to extend its policy beyond Sept. 30, too.

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The 10 best One Direction songs, definitively ranked

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 6:03am

Thursday marks 10 years since British-Irish band One Direction came together on "The X Factor U.K." We rank the best songs from their five albums.

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Demi Lovato is engaged to 'Young and the Restless' actor Max Ehrich: 'I love you forever'

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 5:22am

Singer Demi Lovato and actor Max Ehrich are engaged, the couple announced early Thursday morning.

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Fall Without Football: NFL doing everything it can so COVID-19 doesn't cause a shutdown

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 5:16am

The NFL is pressing on to have a "full" season amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Players who bear brunt of risk were right to push back in labor talks.

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Remember baseball? It's back! Here's who's playing on MLB opening day.

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 5:11am

Major League Baseball's opening day has been delayed, for obvious reasons, but here's who will be kicking off the season.

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Rookie middlemen muddle the government's effort to buy coronavirus supplies

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 5:00am

In search for COVID face masks, PPE and supplies, the government turned to rookie middlemen. Lawsuits, canceled orders and finger pointing followed.

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Back to school? Most major schools are heading toward online class as COVID-19 cases spike

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 4:00am

Start dates for back-to-school are quickly approaching, and most major U.S. school districts are choosing to reopen fall 2020 with online learning.

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COVID-19 hot spots like frat parties, bars could ruin fall 2020 college reopening plans

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 4:00am

Many colleges still are planning for an in-person, masks-on, socially distant fall semester. But what if students contract COVID-19 outside of class?

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Teacher: I was a reluctant Trump voter. Coronavirus is the end of my Republican identity.

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 4:00am

Teachers don't need Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos to lecture us about how children should be in school. We know it. But we also have to keep them safe.

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Portland mayor tear-gassed by federal officers, warns 'somebody's going to die' during chaotic protests

USA Today - July 23, 2020 - 3:32am

"President Trump needs to focus on coronavirus and get his troops out of the city," the Portland mayor told activists Wednesday.

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