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 2020-07-04 11:15 

NJ.com

As the Washington Redskins move toward a name change, insensitive N.J. school mascots finally have to go, too...

School districts are facing renewed pressure to change the offensive nicknames during this time of increased activism in the country....

 2020-07-04 11:13 

The Epoch Times

Arizona Governor Honors 19 Fallen Firefighters Who Died in Yarnell Hill Wildfire...

On Tuesday, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey paid tribute to the 19 firefighters killed in the Yarnell Hill fire ......

 2020-07-04 11:07 

The Epoch Times

Three Sisters Attend West Point Together Following in Their Army Mother's Footsteps...

Three daughters, June, Jeilyn, and Jasmyn, have followed in their mother's footsteps, each entering the prestigious West Point ......

 2020-07-04 11:07 

Stamford Advocate

More than 4,000 coronavirus tests in F1 prove negative...

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) - There have been no positive cases from more than 4,000 coronavirus tests carried out on Formula One personnel over the past seven days, F1 said on Saturday. F1 has its first race on Sunday in Austria, four months after the openin...

 2020-07-04 11:01 

WSHU

International Flights Are Ramping Up. Slowly. And With Plenty Of Caveats...

I've been stranded in Kenya since March, trying to get a "repatriation4; flight to return home to the United States. I was finally able to book a flight but I'm still not sure I'll be able to board at the scheduled departure time a week...

 2020-07-04 11:01 

WSHU

Progressives Surge In Congressional Democratic Primaries...

The progressive wing of the Democratic Party couldn't break through in the presidential race, but in congressional races, younger, more diverse, progressive candidates are enjoying a recent surge in support. "The logic of COVID-19 as well as the l...

 2020-07-04 11:00 

NY Post

This professional grill is on sale for over 40% off just in time for summer...

We think it's is safe to say that grilling is the preferred cooking method of the season—but, is your current grill going to cut it this summer? If your outdoor or indoor grill is lacking, then it's time you check out the Otto Lite: Professi...

 2020-07-04 11:00 

NY Post

40 amazing deals you can get a steal on this Fourth of July...

July 4th is usually a massive shopping holiday, consisting of packed malls and busy retail stores as customers hunt down the best deals. While you might not be able to shop for deals the way you're used to this year, you can still find amazing deals o...

 2020-07-04 11:00 

WSHU

Why Some Young People Fear Social Isolation More Than COVID-19...

Audrey just turned 18 and relishes crossing into adulthood: She voted for the first time this year, graduated high school, and is college-bound next month. The honors student typically wakes up "a bundle of nerves," she says, which has fueled her ...

 2020-07-04 10:59 

WABC-TV NY

Reopen News: NYC beachgoers expected to wear face masks during 4th of July weekend...

Fourth of July festivities will look a bit different this year as New York City beaches enforce stricter efforts to maintain social distancing....

 2020-07-04 10:58 

Stamford Advocate

J-League restarts after pandemic halts play for 4 months...

TOKYO (AP) - Japan's professional soccer league restarted on Saturday after a four-month break caused by the coronavirus pandemic. All 18 top-flight teams were in action, and the nine games were played without fans. Japan's popular pro baseball le...

 2020-07-04 10:58 

The Epoch Times

California Man Posted Regrets for Attending a Party, Dies the Next Day From COVID-19...

A Southern California man who tested positive for the CCP virus after attending a party expressed his fear ......

 2020-07-04 10:53 

Stamford Advocate

Gran Bretaa reabre pubs; virus sigue su avance en el mundo...

JOHANNESBURGO (AP) - Los pubs reabran sus puertas en Inglaterra el sbado en un esfuerzo por regresar a la normalidad, mientras que en Sudfrica se alejaba de ella tras reportar un nuevo rcord diario de contagios confirmados con un sistema de salud al limit...

 2020-07-04 10:52 

WABC-TV NY

1 Colorado officer shown in photos tied to Elijah McClain case resigns...

Police in Aurora, Colorado, say one of the police officers investigated over photographs connected with the death of Elijah McClain has resigned....

 2020-07-04 10:51 

The Epoch Times

Massachusetts Family Plants Over 8,000 Flags on Front Yard for COVID-19 Deaths in the State...

A patriotic Massachusetts family is paying tribute to CCP virus fatalities in their home state by placing a ......

 2020-07-04 10:47 

Stamford Advocate

2 women hit by car on Seattle highway closed amid protests...

SEATTLE (AP) - Two women were struck by a car whose driver sped through a protest-related closure on a freeway, authorities said early Saturday. One suffered life-threatening injuries and the other had serious injuries, Washington State Patrol spokesperso...

 2020-07-04 10:43 

The Epoch Times

Lone Women's Soccer Player Explains Why She Stood for Anthem While Teammates Knelt...

As the season started for National Women's Soccer League last weekend, Chicago Red Stars player Rachel Hill stood ......

 2020-07-04 10:34 

NJ.com

As pressure mounts, Cleveland Indians on verge of a name change, too...

They're joining the Washington Redskins, it seems....

 2020-07-04 10:34 

News12.com

[ Westchester ]

2 women hit by car on Seattle highway closed amid protests...

Authorities say two women who were struck by a car on a freeway that had been closed for protests....

 2020-07-04 10:30 

NJ.com

N.J.'s best ice cream: The 35 sweetest spots around the state...

Time to scream for ice cream! Here are N.J.'s 25 best ice cream stands/shops...

 2020-07-04 10:30 

NJ.com

What NFL teams best prepared to lose a QB to coronavirus? Ranking 1-32 | Saints' Jameis Winston or Cowboys' Andy Dalton No. 1? Giants' Colt McCoy?...

The NFL has to prepare for situations where a team loses a quarterback for two weeks due to the coronavirus. The Giants have Colt McCoy, Eagles have Jalen Hurts, Jets have Joe Flacco, but what about other teams?...

 2020-07-04 10:30 

NJ.com

College football rumors: Expert has grim projections for 2020 season amid coronavirus...

A University of Illinois computer science professor believes as many as half the nation's college football players could contract the coronavirus if the 2020 fall season is played, according to a CBSSports.com report....

 2020-07-04 10:24 

News12.com

[ Westchester ]

US envoy forges ahead with troubled Taliban peace deal...

Washington's envoy to Afghanistan is stressing the economic benefits of the peace deal with the Taliban, as he wrapped up a a week-long trip that included stops in Uzbekistan, Pakistan and the Gulf state of Qatar, where the Taliban negotiators are hea...

 2020-07-04 10:23 

Stamford Advocate

Italia desarticula una red nacional de pornografa infantil...

ROMA (AP) - La polica italiana desarticul una red de pornografa infantil que comparta material ilcito, incluyendo fotos de recin nacidos, a travs de una plataforma de mensajera instantnea. La operacin incluy docenas de cateos y provoc la detencin de tres ...

 2020-07-04 10:18 

Stamford Advocate

US envoy forges ahead with troubled Taliban peace deal...

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Washington's envoy to Afghanistan stressed Saturday the economic benefits of the peace deal with the Taliban, forging ahead with an agreement that has run into new political obstacles both in the U.S. and regionally. Zalmay Khalilzad ...

 2020-07-04 10:12 

Stamford Advocate

Espaa cierra regin en Catalua por un brote de coronavirus...

LLEIDA, Espaa (AP) - Las autoridades del noreste de Espaa ordenaron el sbado aislar una regin prxima a la ciudad de Lleida debido a preocupantes brotes de coronavirus. Desde el medioda del sbado, se restringir la entrada y la salida de El Segri, una local...

 2020-07-04 10:05 

Stamford Advocate

Italian police smash nationwide child pornography ring...

ROME (AP) - Italian police say they have broken up a child pornography ring involving sharing of illicit material, including photos of newborns, via an instant messaging platform. Police on Saturday said the crackdown involved dozens of search warrants an...

 2020-07-04 10:04 

News12.com

[ Westchester ]

English pubs reopen but little normal elsewhere in the world...

Pubs across England are reopening in an effort at normal life while South Africa is signaling anything but, reporting another record daily high in confirmed coronavirus cases....

 2020-07-04 10:02 

Stamford Advocate

English pubs reopen but little normal elsewhere in the world...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Pubs across England were reopening Saturday in an effort at normal life, while South Africa signaled anything but - reporting another record daily high in confirmed coronavirus cases as the health system showed strain....

 2020-07-04 10:00 

Newsday.com

Workers return to coronavirus-altered offices in Nassau and Suffolk counties...

Workers across a broad spectrum of businesses on Long Island have returned to buildings with cubicles spaced farther apart, Plexiglas partitions installed to separate office workers from the public, a...

 2020-07-04 10:00 

Newsday.com

Donald Trump: Desegration rules having "devastating" impact on suburbs...

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump is threatening to undo a series of Obama-era regulations aimed at desegregating communities, arguing they are having a "devastating"; impact on American suburbs, ev...

 2020-07-04 10:00 

Newsday.com

Cover your face: Dos and don'ts on mask wearing to prevent COVID-19 spread...

More states are joining New York in mandating mask wearing as a key component of stopping the spread of COVID-19. Through the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo repeatedly has said social dist...

 2020-07-04 10:00 

TheHour

Opinion: Why I'll stand for our national anthem...
 2020-07-04 10:00 

Newsday.com

Kenko Asian Cuisine opens in Merrick, with a focus on Vietnamese cuisine...

Downtown Merrick is pretty well set for sushi, with five purveyors arrayed along the two-block stretch of Merrick Avenue just north of Sunrise Highway. Two of them, Sango and Merrick Suki, are separat...

 2020-07-04 10:00 

NJ.com

NFL fantasy football 2020: Do Giants have any players worth drafting besides Saquon Barkley? Daniel Jones? Golden Tate? PFF says ......

A look at the Giants' best fantasy football options for 2020....

 2020-07-04 10:00 

NY Daily News

Reimagine Independence Day for an anti-racist era...
 2020-07-04 09:54 

Stamford Advocate

Northeast Indian state bans sale of dog meat amid protest...

GAUHATI, India (AP) - Authorities in India's northeastern state of Nagaland have banned the sale of dog meat and halted the import and trading of dogs to be used for food, officials said Saturday. The remote Christian-majority state's Chief Secret...

 2020-07-04 09:49 

The Epoch Times

Analyzing 'The Gods of the Copybook Headings' by Rudyard Kipling...

Rudyard Kipling's "The Gods of the Copybook Headings" was published in London in 1919, and in the United ......

 2020-07-04 09:41 

Stamford Advocate

Ohio officer shot and killed responding to disturbance call...

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - A police officer in Ohio was shot and killed while responding to a call overnight, officials said. The officer was met with gunfire after arriving at a Home Depot parking lot in Toledo, news outlets reported. Fire Chief Brian Byrd said...

 2020-07-04 09:35 

Stamford Advocate

Spain locks down county of 200,000 people due to outbreaks...

LLEIDA, Spain (AP) - Authorities in northeastern Spain on Saturday ordered the lockdown of a county around the city of Lleida due to worrying outbreaks of the COVID-19 virus. Catalan regional authorities announced that as of noon local time movement will ...

 2020-07-04 09:28 

NJ.com

What time, TV, channel is the 2020 Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest? How to watch Joey Chestnut compete online without cable...

The 2020 Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest will take place at an undisclosed indoor venue on Long Island on Saturday, July 4, 2020 (7/4/20)...

 2020-07-04 09:25 

Stamford Advocate

Pubs and restaurants reopen in England as lockdown eased...

LONDON (AP) - England is embarking on Saturday on perhaps its biggest lockdown easing yet as pubs and restaurants have the right to reopen for the first time in more than three months. In addition to the reopening of much of the hospitality sector, couple...

 2020-07-04 09:20 

The Epoch Times

Online Falun Dafa Meditation Classes Keep People Stress-Free Amid Pandemic...

Cooped up at home amid the CCP virus pandemic, people are embracing various measures to maintain their overall ......

 2020-07-04 09:16 

Stamford Advocate

Red Bull loses appeal against Mercedes' new steering system...

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) - Red Bull has lost an appeal it lodged against the dual assistant steering system unveiled by Formula One rival Mercedes during winter testing in February. The DAS helps the Mercedes car's cornering and reduces its tire wear. ...

 2020-07-04 09:03 

Stamford Advocate

Corea del Norte dice que no planea conversaciones con EEUU...

SEL, Corea del Sur (AP) - Corea del Norte reiter el sbado que no tiene planes inmediatos para reanudar las negociaciones nucleares con Estados Unidos a menos que Washington abandone lo que la describe como polticas...

 2020-07-04 09:00 

Newsday.com

End challenge of the ACA...

Voters in Oklahoma, where President Donald Trump won by 36 points in 2016, voted last week to accept the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion with a constitutional referendum. The result, which wi...

 2020-07-04 09:00 

NorthJersey.com

Masks, social distancing, self-assessments: Will college students follow new campus rules?...
 2020-07-04 09:00 

NJ.com

Best Fourth of July sales: Sur La Table selling Le Creuset cookware for nearly half the price...

Sur La Table is currently holding a summer sale with select products up to 60% off, and the sale includes popular French cookware brand Le Creuset...

 2020-07-04 09:00 

NY Daily News

How to rescue global tourism from the coronavirus pandemic...
 2020-07-04 09:00 

NY Daily News

How Trump insults the Declaration: A new list of injuries and usurpations at the U.S. suffers under his leadership...

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