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 2020-07-04 12:56 

NY Daily News

Best ball draft: An all-fantasy football analyst mock for a 12-team PPR league...
 2020-07-04 12:55 

NY Daily News

Betsson set to enter U.S. sports betting market in Colorado...
 2020-07-04 12:54 

Stamford Advocate

AMERICAN DIARY: July 4 hurts, until I remember my WWII uncle...

RIO RANCHO, N.M, (AP) - The July Fourth holiday hurts me every year. Waving flags seems out of place, and wearing anything stars and stripes makes me feel like Apollo Creed in...

 2020-07-04 12:54 

Stamford Advocate

Indiana farm touts genetically modified, fast-growing salmon...

ALBANY, Ind. (AP) - A fish farming pioneer in Albany, Indiana, says it expects to harvest genetically modified salmon at its indoor facility in the fourth quarter of this year. AquaBounty Technologies developed the AquAdvantage salmon to grow faster than ...

 2020-07-04 12:53 

WABC-TV NY

Coronavirus Updates: Weekend mass resumes for Brooklyn Diocese...

The Diocese of Brooklyn is preparing parishioners for the return of Mass this weekend....

 2020-07-04 12:48 

Stamford Advocate

U of Illinois researchers to study animals with MRI scanner...

URBANA, Ill. (AP) - Researchers at the University of Illinois will be able to closely study mice, rats, pigs and songbirds with the arrival of the campus' first MRI scanner dedicated to animal research. The Bruker 9.4-Tesla MRI has been installed at t...

 2020-07-04 12:45 

Stamford Advocate

Illinois opening more centers to support small businesses...

CHICAGO (AP) - Seven new state-run centers will open this summer to support Illinois small businesses. The Small Business Development Centers set to launch in July or already opened are in Chicago, Elgin and Joliet. The Illinois Department of Commerce and...

 2020-07-04 12:44 

News12.com

[ Westchester ]

AMERICAN DIARY: July 4 hurts, until I remember my WWII uncle...

Associated Press writer Russell Contreras has always had trouble with the July Fourth holiday due to his family's Mexican American past....

 2020-07-04 12:43 

Stamford Advocate

Illinois regulators warn casinos to take virus precautions...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Casinos that fail to follow guidelines aimed at limiting the spread of the coronavirus could be disciplined, including loss of their license, Illinois regulators warned this week. Illinois allowed video gaming businesses and casin...

 2020-07-04 12:36 

Stamford Advocate

Caution urged after rip current rescues in New England...

Lifeguards are urging beach-goers to use caution this holiday weekend following a spate of rip current rescues in New England. Lifeguards at New Hampshire's Hampton Beach said they made 83 rescues on Thursday. At Maine's Scarborough Beach State Pa...

 2020-07-04 12:35 

Daily Voice

[ Clarkstown ]

Body Found On Palisades Parkway...

A body was found along the Palisades Interstate Parkway overnight in Rockland County. The body was discovered on the southbound side near Exit 12 in Pomona at around 11 p.m. Friday, July 3. State police closed all lanes during the subsequent investigation...

 2020-07-04 12:35 

Stamford Advocate

Seattle: Auto atropella a 2 mujeres en autopista bloqueada...

SEATTLE (AP) - Dos mujeres resultaron heridas cuando un conductor arremeti con su auto contra las personas que bloqueaban una autopista en un acto de protesta en Seattle, informaron las autoridades el sbado por la maana. Una mujer de 24 aos, vecina de Sea...

 2020-07-04 12:33 

NY Post

Tyson Brummett, former Phillies pitcher, dead in plane crash...

A former professional baseball pitcher and three others were killed Friday morning when the small plane he was piloting crashed in Utah mountains south of Salt Lake City, local police said. Tyson B......

 2020-07-04 12:31 

NJ.com

See if your county leans Republican or Democrat as coronavirus clobbers push to register voters...

There are 6.2 million registered voters in New Jersey....

 2020-07-04 12:30 

NJ.com

N.J. nursing home posted 'We beat COVID 19' sign after 26 residents died. Now they're apologizing....

Brakeley Park Center in Lopatcong Township lost at least 26 residents to COVID-19, according to state records....

 2020-07-04 12:30 

NY Daily News

California lawmakers debate 'bathroom break bill' for warehouse workers...
 2020-07-04 12:28 

Stamford Advocate

Health officials fear virus surge after July 4 celebrations...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - After a surge in coronavirus cases following Memorial Day, doctors and public health experts fear Alabama will see another spike after this weekend's July Fourth holiday celebrations....

 2020-07-04 12:26 

CBS New York

New York Weather: CBS2's 7/4 Saturday Afternoon Forecast...

John Elliott has the July 4th holiday forecast from CBS New York....

 2020-07-04 12:25 

NY Post

Suicide car bomber drives into checkpoint at Somalia's Mogadishu port...

At least five people were injured when a suicide car bomber plowed into a checkpoint near the port in Mogadishu, Somalia early Saturday, Reuters reported. The explosion shook parts of the capital a......

 2020-07-04 12:24 

News12.com

[ Westchester ]

Beaches, pools open for Independence Day celebrations with virus-related restrictions...

Residents are expected to flock to Jones Beach and pools today to celebrate Independence Day....

 2020-07-04 12:24 

News12.com

[ Hudson Valley ]

Beaches, pools open for Independence Day celebrations with virus-related restrictions...

Residents are expected to flock to Jones Beach and pools today to celebrate Independence Day....

 2020-07-04 12:21 

Stamford Advocate

Enviado de EEUU contina gestiones de paz en Afganistn...

ISLAMABAD (AP) - El enviado de Washington a Afganistn destac el sbado los beneficios econmicos del acuerdo de paz con el Talibn, al continuar sus gestiones bajo un acuerdo que ha chocado con obstculos tanto en Estados Unidos como en la regin. Zalmay Khali...

 2020-07-04 12:15 

NY Post

US warships deployed to South China Sea for drills...

A fleet of US warships have been deployed to the South China Sea and are expected to hold some of the largest military drills the area has seen in recent years. Two aircraft carriers, the USS Ronald Reagan and USS Nimitz, and four other warships, are set ...

 2020-07-04 12:15 

NJ.com

NHL flashback: Devils' P.K. Subban was humiliated in debut by opposing star over ... bad breath?...

Devils defenseman P.K Subban's first NHL game was for the Montreal Canadiens against the Philadelphia Flyers on Feb. 12, 2010....

 2020-07-04 12:14 

NJ.com

Coronavirus updates: Crowds head to N.J. beaches, 1 county sees cases rise for 3rd week, restaurants stuck with excess food. What you need to know (July 4, 2020)...

The state on Friday reported 58 new coronavirus deaths and 386 new positive tests the continuation of a steady decline in the impact the disease has had on the Garden State....

 2020-07-04 12:10 

Stamford Advocate

Mississippi could drop Jim Crow-era statewide voting process...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi just ditched its Confederate-themed state flag. Later this year, the state's voters will decide whether to dump a statewide election process that dates to the Jim Crow era. Facing pressure from a lawsuit and the possi...

 2020-07-04 12:10 

Stamford Advocate

New Grand Teton science chief followed unconventional path...

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - Gus Smith was walking his German shorthair not far from his Moose home one Saturday in late May when euphoria flew by in a flock. Fellow birders would best appreciate his experience. Out on foot near the Chapel of Transfiguration, Smi...

 2020-07-04 12:09 

News12.com

[ Westchester ]

Governors stress 'personal responsibility' over virus orders...

Some governors across the U.S., especially in Republican-leaning states, have been stressing the need for "personal responsibility" to combat the coronavirus instead of issuing statewide mandates to wear masks or avoid large social gatherings....

 2020-07-04 12:05 

The Epoch Times

Portugal's Tourism Sector Fumes at Exclusion From UK Safe Travel List...

Portugal's tourism sector reacted with fury and disbelief at Britain's decision to maintain a quarantine regime for travellers coming from Portugal....

 2020-07-04 12:05 

Stamford Advocate

Governors stress 'personal responsibility' over virus orders...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Earlier this week, as Tennessee registered what then was its highest single-day coronavirus case increase, Gov. Bill Lee held a news conference and issued a stern response. It wasn't a mandate to wear masks in public or clamp d...

 2020-07-04 12:03 

WABC-TV NY

14 injured in massive building fire in Bronx...

A massive fire tore through a three-story building early Saturday morning in the Bronx....

 2020-07-04 12:03 

The Epoch Times

Heavy Rain Floods Southern Japan; Over a Dozen Presumed Dead...

Heavy rain in southern Japan triggered flooding and mudslides on Saturday, leaving more than a dozen people presumed dead....

 2020-07-04 12:01 

NY Post

How you can bet on Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest...

The Fourth of July is one of the most sacred American holidays. It's a chance to celebrate our independence, enjoy backyard barbecues and take in fireworks. It also marks the annual 10-minute Super......

 2020-07-04 12:01 

NJ.com

Gerrit Cole: Yankees 'chomping at the bit' for World Series | 6 things we learned...

Yankees ace Gerrit Cole talks about reported opening vs. Nationals' Max Scherzer, having a baby, workload and more,...

 2020-07-04 12:00 

City Limits

Opinion: A Side Effect of COVID-19 Could be Weaker Civil Liberties...

'Those in power are willing to be extremely broad in their use of COVID-19 as a justification for bending certain legal protections.' The post Opinion: A Side Effect of COVID-19 Could be Weaker Civil Liberties appeared first on City Limits ....

 2020-07-04 12:00 

NY Daily News

Baseball pushes ahead during a pandemic confident the ratings will be there...
 2020-07-04 12:00 

NY1

Outdoor Dining Extends Past Curb At 22 Areas Citywide...

As the city nears Phase Three, restaurants are hopeful a new initiative that expands outdoor dining will increase much-needed revenue....

 2020-07-04 11:58 

The Epoch Times

Car Hits Protesters Who Blocked Highway With Vehicles in Seattle...

A driver is in custody after hitting two female protesters after a group in Seattle blocked a highway overnight....

 2020-07-04 11:58 

WSHU

Black Americans On Celebrating July 4th Amid National Unrest Over Racial Injustice...

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 2020-07-04 11:58 

WSHU

Willie Nelson Returns With 'First Rose Of Spring'...

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 2020-07-04 11:58 

WSHU

COVID-19 Pandemic Pushes Many In New York City To Suburbs...

Copyright 2020 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org....

 2020-07-04 11:58 

WSHU

New Idaho Laws Target Transgender Residents...

Two new laws went into effect in Idaho this week that target transgender residents. The enactment comes on the heels of a major U.S. Supreme Court decision in June, which greatly expanded LGBTQ rights. One of the laws bans transgender people from changing...

 2020-07-04 11:55 

NY Post

Ghislaine Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein exchanged $20M in financial transactions...

Ghislaine Maxwell and Jeffrey Epstein engaged in a series of mysterious high-dollar transactions suggesting the pair were financially interwoven, according to federal prosecutors. The two shifted $......

 2020-07-04 11:53 

The Epoch Times

7 Police Hurt in Violence at London Music Event...

Seven police officials were injured in violence at an unlicensed musical event in the British capital as they sought to break up a crowd....

 2020-07-04 11:53 

Newsday.com

Long Island weather: Cloudy start to July 4, then sun...

Independence Day on Long Island will start cloudy but clear over the morning and turn sunny by the afternoon, with temperatures in the low 80s, said Tim Morrin, a National Weather Service meteorologis...

 2020-07-04 11:48 

The Epoch Times

US Sends Carriers to South China Sea During Chinese Drills...

Two U.S. aircraft carriers were conducting exercises in the disputed South China Sea as China also carried out military drills that have been criticized....

 2020-07-04 11:43 

The Epoch Times

8-Year-Old Killed, 3 Injured in Shooting at Alabama Mall...

An 8-year-old boy was killed Friday in a shooting at an Alabama shopping mall that left three other people injured....

 2020-07-04 11:43 

WSHU

Trump Flouts Virus Rules, Warns Of 'New Far-Left Fascism' In Speech Ahead Of July 4th...

Updated at 7:43 am ET On the eve of Independence Day, President Trump celebrated at the foot of Mount Rushmore National Memorial in Keystone, South Dakota with a fireworks display and an impassioned speech against what he called a "new far-left fascis...

 2020-07-04 11:41 

The Epoch Times

Copenhagen's Little Mermaid Labelled 'Racist Fish'...

Denmark woke up on Friday to the words...

 2020-07-04 11:40 

Stamford Advocate

At Pride march in Paris, activists demand racial justice too...

PARIS (AP) - While the French capital's official Pride event was delayed until November to prevent spread of the coronavirus, grassroots groups plan a march through Paris anyway Saturday - led by people of color. The virus has forced cities around the...

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