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How you can observe LGBTQ+ Pride Month with nationwide events canceled

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 4:01pm

Pride isn't canceled due to coronavirus. The gay agenda is alive and well — it will just happen virtually and in small and distanced groups.

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New York, Denver, Minneapolis: Disturbing videos show vehicles plowing into George Floyd protests across USA

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 3:38pm

As protests swell across the USA, disturbing images have cropped up showing a horrifying trend: vehicles ramming into crowds.

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George Floyd died from 'asphyxiation from sustained pressure,' family autopsy finds

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 3:32pm

The attorney for George Floyd's family, Benjamin Crump, announced the findings of a family-commissioned autopsy Monday afternoon.

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Biden lead over Trump jumps 8 points in ABC News/Washington Post poll

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 3:18pm

Biden leads Trump 53%-43% among registered voters, the poll found. On March 25, the same survey showed a much tighter race, with Biden leading by just 2 percentage points.

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Who was David McAtee? Community praises Louisville business owner killed Monday by authorities

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 3:05pm

Relatives say David McAtee, the owner of YaYa's BBQ in Louisville, was a community pillar who was known to give the police free meals.

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'Most of you are weak': Trump rails at the nation's governors, urges crackdown on violence

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 1:57pm

President Donald Trump slammed the nation's governors as "weak" in a conference call following violence in cities across the country.

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Facebook employees lash out over company's handling of Trump posts

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 1:46pm

Several Facebook employees have publicly spoken out against the company's stance on posts from President Donald Trump.

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Pat Dye, legendary Auburn football coach, dies at 80

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 1:21pm

Pat Dye led Auburn to a 99-39-4 overall record and four SEC championships over 12 seasons as head coach from 1981-92. He was 80 years old.

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'This moment can be a real turning point': Obama hopeful George Floyd's death will spur reform

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 1:10pm

Obama called for people to channel "justifiable anger" over George Floyd's death into "peaceful, sustained, and effective action."

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These smackdowns are free: WWE launches no-cost, ad-free version of streaming wrestling network

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 12:12pm

Wrestling fans will be able to watch recent episodes of WWE programming like "Monday Night Raw," without paying or ads.

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19 captivating images from the week's protests over George Floyd's death

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 11:56am

For nearly a week, tens of thousands of people protested the death of George Floyd. Here are some of the most powerful images from the demonstrations.

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'So thankful to be back': Italy, first to lock down in Europe, is slowly reopening, welcoming back tourists

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 11:21am

Starting Wednesday, Italy will allow travelers from the 25 other members of the Schengen Area in Europe to come to Italy with no restrictions.

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People mourn George Floyd's death from D.C. to New Zealand

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 11:04am

A vigil for George Floyd was held in Belfast, Northern Ireland, and thousands gathered to protest his death in New Zealand.

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Yes to the camera, no to the sweats: The do's and don'ts of video meetings

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 10:56am

In a virtual meeting, you need to act like you would in an office: Be seen and heard, dress well and pay attention.

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AG Barr deploying federal riot teams to DC, Miami to quell unrest, DOJ official says

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 10:53am

A weekend of rioting in the nation's capital left deep scars in the shadow of the White House. The federal prison riot team arrived in Miami Sunday.

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Supreme Court lets Puerto Rico, after debt and disaster, avoid further upheaval

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 10:37am

The high court ruled unanimously that Puerto Rico's management board has local functions and, therefore, the appoint of its members is constitutional.

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Kentucky gov. announces investigation into Louisville police, National Guard fatally shooting man

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 10:33am

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said state police will conduct an investigation into a fatal shooting by Louisville police and National Guard early Monday.

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Dale Murphy says son was shot with rubber bullet while 'peacefully protesting' George Floyd's death

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 9:47am

Dale Murphy said his son was shot in the eye with a rubber bullet while he was "peacefully protesting for justice for George Floyd" in Denver.

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Tense protest at Iowa police station ends in peace as officers, protesters kneel together

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 9:13am

A tense protest ended with a show of peaceful solidarity in Des Moines, Iowa, when police officers and protesters knelt in honor of George Floyd.

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Kenny Stills, Eric Reid criticize NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's statement on George Floyd's death

USA Today - June 1, 2020 - 8:51am

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's statement on George Floyd's death rang hollow for NFL players Eric Reid and Kenny Stills. Both spoke out on Twitter.

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