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 2020-09-27 13:58 

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Clashes break out between Armenia and Azerbaijan over disputed region...

Long-simmering tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan appear to have flared up in the contested Nagorno-Karabakh region, with both sides accusing each other of attacking civilians. The neighboring former Soviet republics have long been at odds over the t...

 2020-09-27 13:54 

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Pelosi says Trump is in a 'hurry' to confirm Barrett so she can partake in Obamacare case...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that President Donald Trump is in a "hurry" to confirm his Supreme Court nominee so that the conservative jurist can participate in a highly consequential Obamacare case the court is set to hear days after th...

 2020-09-27 13:48 

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'Calm, steady, strong': Jill Biden says her husband is ready for first debate with Trump this week...

Jill Biden, the wife of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, said her husband is "ready" to face Donald Trump in the first presidential debate this week and accused the President of trying to distract with smears during the tense campaign. &...

 2020-09-27 13:34 

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Trump says he did not discuss Roe v. Wade with Amy Coney Barrett...

President Donald Trump said he did not discuss specific cases — including the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision which affirmed the legality of a woman's right to have an abortion — with Judge Amy Coney Barrett before nominating her to the...

 2020-09-27 13:28 

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Education Department's child abuse outreach during Covid doesn't go far enough, experts say...

The US Department of Education's muted response to concerns about unreported child abuse in the age of virtual learning is fueling new distress among family welfare experts and advocates. The Education Department declined to tell CNN on the record wha...

 2020-09-27 12:56 

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The Norman Rockwell Museum wants you to go vote, and recruited top illustrators to inspire you...

One of the most famous American painters and illustrators, Norman Rockwell produced pithy artwork to promote democracy and civic engagement in his time. Now, a museum in Massachusetts dedicated to him asked artists to design "get out the vote" pos...

 2020-09-27 12:48 

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This week is a big test for the IPO market...

Investors have shown rabid enthusiasm for new stocks this September. That's forced some strategists to wonder: Is this a repeat of the frenzy that led up to the dot-com crash at the turn of the millennium? What's happening: Globally, it's been...

 2020-09-27 12:47 

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This website helps people with illnesses and disabilities participate in Black Lives Matter protests...

Three artists have partnered to launch a digital platform that allows people unable to march in the streets to participate in Black Lives Matter protests. High-profile killings of several Black people by police sparked nationwide protests this summer, wit...

 2020-09-27 12:37 

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10 people arrested during Seattle protest after some set fires or hurled rocks at officers, police say...

At least 10 people were arrested after a group of protesters smashed windows, started street fires and threw fireworks at officers, Seattle police said. Seattle has seen days of protests following the decision not to indict any Louisville police officer f...

 2020-09-27 12:01 

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He lost his brother to Covid-19. Twelve days later, he died, too...

Nicholas Gismondi was in the hospital when he found out his older brother, Ralph, had died from the coronavirus April 5. Nicholas, 65, had gone into the hospital after experiencing trouble breathing. Five days later, he went into the intensive care unit b...

 2020-09-27 11:56 

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Heating up this week with dry conditions...

Saturday, Palm Springs reached a high temperature of 103. Sunday will remain very similar. The average temperature now sitting at 96 but the triple digits can be expected all through the coming week. A ridge of high pressure in the Pacific Northwest will ...

 2020-09-27 11:33 

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The Latest: UK royal: Youths need extra help in corona era...

LONDON — Prince Charles has warned that up to 1 million young people may need "urgent help'' to protect their futures from the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic. Writing in the Sunday Telegraph, the Prince of Wales says there has "nev...

 2020-09-27 10:52 

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Republicans portray Democrats as anti-police in final weeks of Senate contests...

Images of a town on fire and people cheering, an obliterated storefront window, and a burning flag. Spliced in between are shots of Theresa Greenfield, the Senate Democratic candidate in Iowa. A voice warns that if she wins, "the mob wins." "S...

 2020-09-27 10:29 

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Louisville police arrest at least 28 people during fourth night of protests over Breonna Taylor case...

Police in Louisville arrested 28 people Saturday night as protesters demanding justice for Breonna Taylor again took to the streets. Saturday marked the fourth night of demonstrations in Louisville since the attorney general announced that no officers are...

 2020-09-27 09:54 

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No hay suficiente informacin sobre el plasma convaleciente para recomendar su efectividad, dicen expertos...

(CNN) — Los miembros del Panel de Directrices de Tratamiento sobre el covid-19 de los Institutos Nacionales de Salud de EE.UU. dicen que actualmente no hay suficiente informacin sobre el plasma convaleciente para recomendar a favor o en contra del t...

 2020-09-27 09:12 

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LAPD officer injured after shooting at Harbor Station...

A suspect is in custody after an officer was injured at the Los Angeles Police Department's Harbor Community Station Saturday night, authorities said. The incident occurred after the officer, who was working on desk operations, attempted to offer assi...

 2020-09-27 09:00 

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Black Americans are #sickandtired of the lack of justice for police killings. The Breonna Taylor decision is yet another disappointment...

The news that the officers involved in the shooting of Breonna Taylor wouldn't be charged in her death didn't come as a surprise to many Black Americans — the state of emergency and boarded up buildings in downtown Louisville, Kentucky, comb...

 2020-09-27 08:56 

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Arkansas man finds 9-carat diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park...

Persistence pays. Kevin Kinard was visiting Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park when he discovered a 9.07 carat diamond. Kinard, from Maumelle, Arkansas, has been going to park since a second-grade field trip — even though he had always come...

 2020-09-27 08:35 

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The grim truth behind Britain's stately homes...

Grand buildings replete with turrets, picture windows and kitchen gardens. Perfectly manicured lawns. And hundreds of rooms stuffed with antiques and objet d'arts from across the globe. Few things are as quintessentially English as a stately home. Tou...

 2020-09-27 08:00 

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A pandemic upended their communities, so these teen inventors built apps to make life easier...

Riya Shah walked into her high school without knowing it would be her last day in person. It was March when the uncertainty of a pandemic flooded her life in Louisville, Kentucky. Classes transitioned to virtual learning. Then prom was canceled. By May, g...

 2020-09-27 07:30 

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The latest on the coronavirus pandemic...

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 2020-09-27 07:12 

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Armenia's military says it shot down 2 Azerbaijani helicopters in fighting around separatist Nagorno-Karabakh region...

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenia's military says it shot down 2 Azerbaijani helicopters in fighting around separatist Nagorno-Karabakh region. The post Armenia's military says it shot down 2 Azerbaijani helicopters in fighting around separati...

 2020-09-27 07:08 

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Florida residents can now enjoy restaurants and bars without restrictions, but Miami mayor says state may not be ready for Phase 3...

As Florida restaurants and bars enjoyed their first full day of operation without Covid-19 restrictions in months, the mayor of Miami warned that the governor's decision to fully reopen such establishments and to limit local governments' ability t...

 2020-09-27 07:00 

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How to safely enjoy a campfire on your next outdoor trip...

A campfire is a place where people gather around for warmth and laughter, but if precautions aren't taken, it can quickly become dangerous. As wildfires rage across the West Coast of the United States, fire safety in the great outdoors is more importa...

 2020-09-27 06:00 

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The Rockwell Museum wants you to go vote, and recruited top illustrators to inspire you...

One of the most famous American painters and illustrators, Norman Rockwell produced pithy artwork to promote democracy and civic engagement in his time. Now, a museum in Massachusetts dedicated to him asked artists to design "get out the vote" pos...

 2020-09-27 05:01 

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Science shows watching cute animals is good for your health...

You knew watching videos of puppies and kittens felt good but now there's data to back that feeling. A study conducted by the University of Leeds in the United Kingdom, in partnership with Western Australia Tourism, has found evidence to suggest that ...

 2020-09-27 04:29 

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The Latest: Melbourne eases lockdown, reopens schools, work...

MELBOURNE, Australia — Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, has further eased lockdown restrictions imposed after a surge in coronavirus cases, allowing most children to return to school from next month and sending more than 125,000 peopl...

 2020-09-27 04:14 

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The latest on the coronavirus pandemic...

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 2020-09-27 03:59 

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Above average trend continues...

The majority of this month has brought above average temperatures to the desert. Today was no different. Seasonal average for Palm Springs is 97, we hit 103. The above average trend continues all week long with temperatures staying above 100, warming even...

 2020-09-27 03:39 

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Los Angeles Lakers advance to NBA Finals, beating Denver Nuggets 117-107 in Game 5...

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers advance to NBA Finals, beating Denver Nuggets 117-107 in Game 5. The post Los Angeles Lakers advance to NBA Finals, beating Denver Nuggets 117-107 in Game 5 appeared first on KESQ ....

 2020-09-27 02:47 

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No hay suficiente informacin sobre el plasma convaleciente para recomendar su efectividad, dicen expertos...

(CNN) — Los miembros del Panel de Directrices de Tratamiento sobre el covid-19 de los Institutos Nacionales de Salud de EE.UU. dicen que actualmente no hay suficiente informacin sobre el plasma convaleciente para recomendar a favor o en contra del t...

 2020-09-27 02:31 

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Valley students kayak across Salton Sea to raise awareness on environmental issues...

SALTON SEA, Calif. - On Saturday morning three valley high school students set out on the Salton Sea, kayaking from one side to the other in an effort to raise awareness on the environmental plight and public health issues brought on by California's l...

 2020-09-27 01:58 

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Duke University names building after a Black woman for the first time in campus history...

Wilhelmina Reuben-Cooke has now made history at least twice on Duke University's campus in North Carolina. She was one of the "First Five" undergraduate Black students to enroll at the university in 1963. As of Saturday, her name will be on an...

 2020-09-27 01:48 

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Cal State Long Beach halts in-person classes and locks down campus after positive Covid-19 tests...

Five students at California State University, Long Beach tested positive for Covid-19, prompting a campus-wide quarantine. All students living on-campus will be tested for the virus, and in-person classes have been canceled for the next two weeks, CSULB P...

 2020-09-27 01:30 

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Federal prosecutor in Massachusetts accuses Barr of a 'dangerous abuse of power'...

An assistant US attorney in Massachusetts is the latest federal prosecutor to criticize Attorney General William Barr, accusing the top law enforcement official of a "dangerous abuse of power" by politicizing his position and doing the bidding of ...

 2020-09-27 00:59 

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Expulsan de Colombia a Jacobo Bucaram, hijo del expresidente Abdal Bucaram...

(CNN) — Jacobo Bucaram Pulley, hijo del expresidente de Ecuador Abdal Bucaram, fue expulsado de territorio colombiano, segn confirm en un comunicado este viernes Migracin de Colombia que, adems, indic que Bucaram Pulley "habra ingresado de forma...

 2020-09-27 00:50 

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China is doubling down on its territorial claims and that's causing conflict across Asia...

Since taking power in 2012, Chinese President Xi Jinping has helped cement China's position as a global superpower — and pushed forward an aggressive foreign policy, making bolder moves in several key flashpoints across Asia. From the South Chin...

 2020-09-27 00:20 

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Democrats say Barrett's nomination is all about the future of Obamacare...

Democrats on Saturday night launched their case against federal Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, saying support for her confirmation was equivalent to a vote to end the Affordable Care Act. In a rush of statemen...

 2020-09-26 23:58 

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How Trump picked Amy Coney Barrett over Barbara Lagoa for the Supreme Court...

It was only a week ago President Donald Trump appeared practically "giddy" about a particular candidate to fill the newly vacant seat on the Supreme Court that had been held by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for more than 27 years, people familiar wi...

 2020-09-26 23:44 

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Top Trump officials seen not wearing masks or social distancing at White House Supreme Court announcement...

Many of the guests for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nomination announcement arrived at Saturday's event with masks on, but as the Rose Garden event got underway, masks were virtually non-existent. Some of the Trump administration's t...

 2020-09-26 23:25 

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A kitten that looks like Baby Yoda was rescued from a California wildfire...

The Force must have been with a kitten rescued in a Northern California wildfire as the feline bears a striking resemblance to Baby Yoda. Firefighters found the kitten, estimated to be about 2 to 3 weeks old, in the middle of the road while battling the N...

 2020-09-26 23:17 

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A 5-year-old girl was killed in a stabbing incident in Chicago, police say...

A young girl was fatally stabbed Saturday in Chicago, police said. The 5-year-old girl, who was not identified, was wounded at a home in Chicago's Garfield Park neighborhood on Saturday morning. She was taken to a hospital after police responded to se...

 2020-09-26 23:16 

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Las discrepancias notables de la jueza Amy Coney Barrett...

(CNN) — El presidente Donald Trump anunci el sbado que design a la jueza Amy Coney Barrett para reemplazar a la difunta jueza Ruth Bader Ginsburg en la Corte Suprema durante una ceremonia adornada con banderas en el Jardn de las Rosas de la Casa Bla...

 2020-09-26 22:56 

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Arkansas man finds 9-carat diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park...

Persistence pays. Kevin Kinard was visiting Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park when he discovered a 9.07 carat diamond. Kinard, from Maumelle, Arkansas, has been going to park since a second-grade field trip — even though he had always come...

 2020-09-26 22:51 

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Portland on edge as far-right group holds rally with counterprotesters nearby...

Members of the far-right Proud Boys — some carrying firearms and wearing body armor — massed at a rally on Saturday in Portland, Oregon, as counter rallies unfolded nearby and officials in the tense city braced for violence. At least three peo...

 2020-09-26 22:33 

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The Supreme Court hasn't been this conservative since the 1930s...

The US Supreme Court is on the verge of a historic transformation that could wind back the law in America for decades, in some cases to the 1930s, pre-New Deal approach. With President Donald Trump's nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, the nine-mem...

 2020-09-26 22:31 

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El presidente Trump elige a Amy Coney Barrett como candidata a la Corte Suprema...

(CNN) — El presidente Donald Trump design el sbado a Amy Coney Barrett, una jueza conservadora de la corte federal de apelaciones, para suceder a la difunta juez Ruth Bader Ginsburg en la Corte Suprema de Estados Unidos. Trump lo calific como un mom...

 2020-09-26 22:18 

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A Texas teacher was fired for wearing a Black Lives Matter face mask...

A Texas teacher was fired for continuing to wear a Black Lives Matter face mask after school officials asked her to stop. Lillian White, an art teacher at Great Hearts Western Hills, a public charter school in San Antonio, began wearing a face mask that r...

 2020-09-26 21:46 

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McConnell calls Barrett 'exceedingly well-qualified' and vows Senate floor vote 'in the weeks ahead'...

Top Senate Republicans on Saturday applauded President Donald Trump's nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to become the next Supreme Court justice and called for a quick confirmation vote. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called Barrett "exceedi...

 2020-09-26 21:29 

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Of the 114 Supreme Court justices in US history, all but 6 have been White men...

Since the Supreme Court was established in 1789, 114 justices have served on the bench. Of those, 108 have been White men. However, the next justice may alter the diversity of the court. President Trump has chosen Amy Coney Barrett, a federal appeals cour...

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