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 2020-04-06 20:17 

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Cellphone towers attacked as conspiracy theory connecting 5G and coronavirus gains steam...

Meanwhile celebrities such as Woody Harrelson and M.I.A. are sharing stories connecting 5G and health concerns on their social media accounts....

 2020-04-06 20:13 

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Is new short-form streaming service Quibi worth it? Short answer: No....

With A-list stars and tiny episodes, Quibi wants to revolutionize streaming video. But it's not worth $5 a month....

 2020-04-06 20:05 

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Hospitals have shortages of protective equipment, specialists as they treat coronavirus patients, federal watchdog reports...

Hospital administrators told the a federal watchdog they don't have enough masks, protective gear and specialists to treat COVID-19 patients....

 2020-04-06 20:02 

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Alexa, Google could be listening to your work calls. Here's what to do....

Alexa and Google Assistant record snippets of audio, even if you're not asking a question. Concerned? You could always turn off the speakers....

 2020-04-06 19:44 

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Here are the places where you can still buy disposable gloves...

Disposal gloves are becoming harder to find as people try to protect themselves from coronavirus while in public. Here's where you can still get them....

 2020-04-06 19:42 

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as coronavirus symptoms worsen...

Boris Johnson, 55, asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab...

 2020-04-06 19:36 

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Biden campaign reaching out to White House to set up a call on coronavirus response after Trump tweet...

President Trump criticized Biden in a tweet, saying "what ever happened to that phone call he told the Fake News he wanted to make to me."...

 2020-04-06 19:34 

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As coronavirus deaths mount, New York City examines 'temporary burials' on Hart Island, official says...

New York City is looking into ways to temporarily bury the dead because of the mounting coronavirus death toll, a spokesperson for the mayor said....

 2020-04-06 19:27 

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Florida coronavirus testing varies widely, often by income...

Some of the state's poorest and smallest counties are testing at a fraction of the rate achieved by wealthy beach communities....

 2020-04-06 19:22 

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Navy Secretary calls Roosevelt's fired captain 'stupid' as more ships stricken with coronavirus...

Acting Navy Secretary Tomas Modly disparaged the former captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, who was fired after pleading for help for his crew....

 2020-04-06 19:20 

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Opinion: With ambitious schedule, are golf's leaders teeing off too soon?...

By setting dates for three of golf's men's majors, the powers that be have given us a hopeful diversion, but the timing of the news leaves questions....

 2020-04-06 19:09 

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Coronavirus sickened a tiger at the Bronx Zoo. Does that mean cats are at risk?...

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo was sickened with the new coronavirus, but veterinary experts say more research is needed in how COVID-19 could affect pets....

 2020-04-06 19:05 

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Cate Blanchett reflects on coronavirus pandemic, 'Mrs. America': The 'systems' don't work...

Cate Blanchett says her new TV series,...

 2020-04-06 19:03 

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Fact check: Does Christian aid group require COVID-19 responders to sign anti-LGBTQ statement?...

Samaritan's Purse, a Christian aid group led by Franklin Graham, confirmed to USA TODAY that it requires its personnel to sign its statement of faith....

 2020-04-06 19:00 

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Prisoners sue for release from troubled federal prison where coronavirus has killed 5 inmates...

Fed prisoners sue for release from troubled Louisiana prison; virus has claimed five inmates at compound...

 2020-04-06 18:54 

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NFL to hold 'fully virtual draft' with coaches, GMs forced to work from home...

NFL coaches and general managers will have to connect with their teams from their own homes during the 2020 draft, Roger Goodell said Monday....

 2020-04-06 18:51 

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You can save on Daily Harvest's healthy, pre-portioned meals with this exclusive code...

Use our exclusive Daily Harvest promo code to get healthy, pre-prepped meals packed with fruits and veggies at a discount....

 2020-04-06 18:19 

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Off the splash zone: SeaWorld CEO resigns five months into job...

This is the third SeaWorld Entertainment leader to depart in just over two years...

 2020-04-06 17:49 

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James Bond actress Honor Blackman dies at 94 of natural causes...

Actress Honor Blackman, best known for her roles in James Bond franchise, has died of natural causes, her family confirmed. She was 94....

 2020-04-06 17:35 

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10,000 now dead of coronavirus in US, more battlefield fatalities than six wars combined...

U.S. officials have repeatedly likened the coronavirus outbreak to a military struggle, and members of the armed forces have joined in the fight....

 2020-04-06 17:34 

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John Turturro on 'The Plot Against America,' 'Big Lebowski' spinoff and raunchy fan mail...

John Turturro plays the ostensible villain in HBO's alternative history drama...

 2020-04-06 17:10 

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Need good news? Watch 'Hamilton' cast surprise Florida girl with reunion on John Krasinski show...

The original 'Hamilton' cast performed for a 9-year-old girl who missed seeing the play after it was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-06 17:07 

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The hydroxychloroquine debate: Why is the malaria drug in the news and what do we know about it?...

The anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and its effectiveness against COVID-19 is stirring up more drama in the White House....

 2020-04-06 16:57 

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Empty buildings across US now housing coronavirus patients, the homeless and first responders...

Officials in counties large and small, rural and urban - are turning to hotels, to house first responders, patients and homeless people....

 2020-04-06 16:57 

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NFL 2010s All-Decade Team: Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers headline star-studded group...

Tom Brady can add another recognition to his expansive rsum, as the QB was one of eight unanimous selections to the NFL 2010s All-Decade Team....

 2020-04-06 16:54 

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Coronavirus: Lady Gaga raises $35 million, curates TV event with Paul McCartney, Billie Eilish...

Lady Gaga and advocacy organization Global Citizen have raised $35 million to fight the coronavirus....

 2020-04-06 16:37 

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As South Korea's top baseball league readies to play, its message may resonate with MLB: 'Put on the mask'...

When MLB, or the NBA or WNBA, NHL or college and pro football do come back, it's fair to wonder what protective measures might be in place....

 2020-04-06 16:34 

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Jamie Dimon: US headed for ‘bad recession’ but can emerge from coronavirus crisis stronger...

Jamie Dimon said the U.S. economy is headed for a "bad recession,...

 2020-04-06 16:21 

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Former Colorado Rockies star Todd Helton sentenced to 2 days in jail over 2019 DUI arrest...

Former Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton was sentenced to two days in jail over a 2019 DUI arrest in Tennessee....

 2020-04-06 16:10 

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Opinion: Cal Ripken Jr. to share his memories of historic 2,131 game, and just when we need a boost...

On Tuesday, Cal Ripken Jr. will share his memories of the historic 2,131 game when he broke Lou Gehrig's consecutive game streak on ESPN....

 2020-04-06 15:56 

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Easter Bunny and tooth fairy are 'essential workers,' New Zealand prime minister says...

New Zealand has been under country-wide lockdown since late March, but the prime minister confirmed the Easter Bunny and tooth fairy are...

 2020-04-06 15:51 

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Coronavirus patients rush to join treatment studies: 'I would enroll my family in a heartbeat'...

Interest in testing has been so great that the U.S. National Institutes of Health is expanding its study, as is Gilead Sciences....

 2020-04-06 15:37 

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola's mother dies after contracting coronavirus...

Mother of Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola died of coronavirus on Monday in Spain, the club announced in a statement....

 2020-04-06 15:35 

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Trump aide Peter Navarro says 'second opinion' needed on Fauci's view of anti-malaria drug...

Navarro's comments come a day after reports of a heated argument during a White House coronavirus task force meeting on Saturday about the drug....

 2020-04-06 15:00 

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Exclusive: A new app lets you play for 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire' winnings...

Ahead of the return of...

 2020-04-06 14:55 

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'Get us off this ship': Coral Princess passengers frustrated with disembarkation process...
 2020-04-06 14:54 

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Two Fiji rugby players arrested for allegedly breaking coronavirus quarantine...

Two Fiji national rugby team members were arrested for allegedly breaking a 14-day quarantine the country implemented to stop the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-04-06 14:53 

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'OK, boomer!' Supreme Court hands partial victory to federal worker claiming age discrimination...

The case won attention at oral argument when Chief Justice John Roberts asked whether the phrase...

 2020-04-06 14:48 

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Kiara the beach volleyball dog is real-life Air Bud and internet sensation...

Norwegian beach volleyball player Mathias Berntsen's dog, Kiara, took social media by storm this past weekend with a couple of viral videos....

 2020-04-06 14:29 

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Marlon Bundo, Vice President Mike Pence's bunny, explains coronavirus guidelines...

Marlon Bundo, the Pence family rabbit, is doing his part to fight the coronavirus. In an ebook, he uses rhymes to explain the White House guidelines....

 2020-04-06 14:10 

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'Trump,' 'chaos,' 'money:' Here's what Mexico and Canada said when asked for one word to describe US...

Canadians and Mexicans were asked by the Pew Research to describe the U.S. in a single word....

 2020-04-06 14:06 

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Anonymous donor sends $150 in gift cards to every household in 1,400-person Iowa town...
 2020-04-06 13:48 

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Supreme Court won't hear Catholic Church challenge to ban on religious advertising...

The case would have been the latest example of religious freedom appeals to be heard by the conservative-leaning court....

 2020-04-06 13:34 

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Rita Wilson sings for NASCAR after COVID-19 recovery, will host Kenny Rogers tribute...

Rita Wilson, who says she has recovered from the novel coronavirus, has been virtually busy, performing for NASCAR and hosting a Kenny Rogers tribute....

 2020-04-06 13:29 

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'Aliens,' 'The Dark Knight Rises' actor Jay Benedict dies at 68 from coronavirus...

Actor Jay Benedict has died at 68 due to the coronavirus, his management company, TCG Artist Management, announced on Twitter....

 2020-04-06 13:22 

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Stocks poised to open higher on hopes the coronavirus pandemic is stabilizing...

U.S. stocks were poised to open higher Monday on signs of a slowdown in coronavirus deaths and new cases in some of the hardest-hit areas throughout the world....

 2020-04-06 13:19 

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Even top NFL contenders have glaring needs to fill...

NFL contenders will be looking toward the NFL draft to acquire players who can fill vital needs. That and another mock draft -- with a twist:...

 2020-04-06 13:18 

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15 gifts to give essential workers during the coronavirus pandemic...

Essential workers like nurses and grocery store clerks deserve a thank you during the coronavirus pandemic. Here are the best gifts to get them from N95 masks to food delivery....

 2020-04-06 13:14 

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If Trump wants to be seen as a 'wartime president,' he should start acting like one...

In times of national emergency, presidents typically rise to the occasion. Trump has yet to follow in the footsteps of those who came before him....

 2020-04-06 13:08 

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Apple is designing and shipping 1 million face shields per week for medical workers...

The company is working with governments around the world to distribute face shields to where they're needed most to slow the spread of COVID-19....

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