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Yes, but how do kids feel about a TikTok ban?

USA Today - August 8, 2020 - 7:58am

The proposed ban on TikTok and WeChat are set to take place on September 20, if the bans hold up to court challenges

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'Feels like the world is against you': Young people struggle with finding mental health support amid COVID pandemic

USA Today - August 8, 2020 - 7:30am

Peer support networks and online therapy are just two of the ways that those feeling anxious or depressed can reach out for support.

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Michigan university among 1st in US to test campus living during COVID-19 pandemic

USA Today - August 8, 2020 - 6:49am

Lake Superior State University students have moved back into dorms and start classes Monday. Life will look different than when they left.

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Opinion: NBA's Delete Eight on outside of bubble looking in, losing ground for next season

USA Today - August 8, 2020 - 6:20am

Their season wasn't resumed, and training camp will likely be condensed. The teams outside the bubble are losing ground for the 2020-21 season.

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Southern Baptists confront the church's history of racism and slaveholding. For some members, it's not enough.

USA Today - August 8, 2020 - 6:00am

The cataclysmic death of George Floyd has pushed the Southern Baptist Convention's racial reconciliation efforts back into the spotlight.

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Getting tired of political ads? Here's how to manage your Facebook settings

USA Today - August 8, 2020 - 5:00am

If you're willing to spend the time, you can dramatically reduce what pops up in your Facebook feed.

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Sturgis Rally, Nagasaki anniversary, Epstein series: 5 things to know this weekend

USA Today - August 8, 2020 - 4:30am

No masks will be required as thousands flood Sturgis, Nagasaki marks the 75th anniversary of the US bombing and more news to start your weekend.

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NHL stars Sidney Crosby, Connor McDavid going home after qualifying round upsets

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 10:54pm

The Canadiens and Blackhawks, who wouldn't have made the playoffs under normal circumstances, knock out Penguins and Oilers in four games.

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Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio loses Arizona primary race in comeback bid

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 9:56pm

Jerry Sheridan is the GOP nominee in the race for Maricopa County sheriff, beating his former boss and ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio.

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Tiger struggles in second round, barely makes cut

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 9:43pm

Tiger Woods didn't make his first birdie until No. 10 and finished with a 2-over 72.

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'Peaceful protest': Trump defends audience at his golf club who did not adhere to COVID-19 restrictions

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 9:29pm

The president's official news conferences are White House events paid for by taxpayers. They are not the same thing as his political rallies.

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No masks required as 250,000 expected at 10-day Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Here's what to know.

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 8:47pm

Festivalgoers will be largely free of COVID-19 social distancing restrictions common elsewhere in the country during this year's 10-day event.

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NCAA has hope for fall sports but says path forward will be 'difficult, to say the least'

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 8:37pm

NCAA President Mark Emmert and chief medical officer Brian Hainline hope schools that want to play fall sports can find way to comply with mandates.

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Colorado State suspends football activities following allegations of racism and verbal abuse

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 8:30pm

Colorado State football team activities have been suspended indefinitely due to allegations of racism and verbal abuse in the program.

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Florida's lack of transparency about election security funds aided alleged coverup, watchdog says

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 8:09pm

Secrecy pacts helped shield an elections supervisor's alleged $42,000 personal spending sprees, observers say.

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'In uncharted territory': Cardinals' COVID-19 outbreak has left nine players, seven staff members infected

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 8:07pm

The St. Louis Cardinals are "in uncharted territory" after the team's COVID-19 outbreak leaves nine players and seven staff members infected.

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Lorenzo Soria, president of Golden Globes group, dies at 68

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 8:07pm

Lorenzo Soria, president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, died Friday, the association said. He was 68.

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Texas Tech AD Kirby Hocutt said there were 'no flags' raised when hiring allegedly abusive coaches

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 7:19pm

Texas Tech AD Kirby Hocutt explains why it took more than a month to fire women's basketball coach Marlene Stollings after hearing committee's report.

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Saying goodbye to dying wife likely cost 90-year-old 'Romeo' his life. He had no regrets, family says.

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 7:06pm

Sam and JoAnn Reck, were married nearly 30 years. Sam tested positive for COVID-19 after he visited JoAnn, who was dying of the virus.

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Ready to travel? Alaska Airlines just launched a two-day BOGO ticket deal

USA Today - August 7, 2020 - 7:00pm

The Seattle-based airline, big on the West Coast, is trying to spur fall bookings during the pandemic. The sale includes tickets to Mexico and Hawaii.

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