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 2020-07-06 14:39 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Booker Says America Must Take A 'Balanced' And 'Sobered' Look At Its History...

There has been a national reckoning on racism in the six weeks since George Floyd died when a Minneapolis police officer put a knee to his neck for more than eight minutes....

 2020-07-06 14:39 

Fox 5 NY

Trump suggests NASCAR's Bubba Wallace should apologize for noose 'hoax'...

President Donald Trump lashed out at the only Black driver in NASCAR's top racing series and appeared to criticize the league for banning the Confederate flag....

 2020-07-06 14:39 

WABC-TV NY

Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review...

A federal judge has ordered the Dakota Access pipeline to shut down until more environmental review is done....

 2020-07-06 14:39 

WABC-TV NY

Videos show July 4th parties across the U.S. without masks, social distancing as cases surge in some parts of the country...

The number of novel coronavirus cases in the U.S. continues to rise -- with 37 states reporting increases....

 2020-07-06 14:37 

The Epoch Times

B-52 Bomber From Louisiana Joins Naval Exercises in South China Sea...

A B-52 bomber flew non-stop from Louisana to the South China Sea, where it joined two aircraft carriers ......

 2020-07-06 14:37 

Stamford Advocate

17 arrested during protest outside Florissant Police office...

FLORISSANT, Mo. (AP) - Seventeen people were arrested Sunday night during a protest outside a suburban St. Louis police department, but police and protesters disagree over the actions that led to the arrests. Police said the arrests came after protesters ...

 2020-07-06 14:37 

Stamford Advocate

Second executive arrested in Wirecard scandal in Germany...

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Another executive with bankrupt payment company Wirecard has been arrested in Germany on suspicion of aggravated fraud, prosecutors said Monday. The suspect, the head of a company subsidiary in Dubai, had returned to Germany to f...

 2020-07-06 14:37 

NJ.com

Most New Jerseyans say marijuana should be legal. So why won't our legislators act? | Opinion...

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker is one of the cannabis movement's greatest allies. But sadly, most other Garden State lawmakers still refuse to speak out against cannabis criminalization....

 2020-07-06 14:36 

NJ.com

N.J. twins both graduate high school with honors...

Sarah and Elizabeth Nicell both graduated at the top of their Delsea Regional High School class this year....

 2020-07-06 14:36 

Stamford Advocate

Chicago's July 4 weekend ends with 14 killed, 63 wounded...

CHICAGO (AP) - One of Chicago's bloodiest holiday weekends in memory ended with 14 people fatally shot - including a 7-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy - and 63 more wounded, despite a concerted effort by the police department that included an addi...

 2020-07-06 14:35 

Newsday.com

Oscar winner Ennio Morricone, composer for spaghetti westerns, dies at 91...

Oscar-winning Italian composer Ennio Morricone, who created the coyote-howl theme for the iconic Spaghetti Western "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" and often haunting soundtracks for such classic Holl...

 2020-07-06 14:33 

Stamford Advocate

Contact tracers in Delaware still face some challenges...

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Health officials in Delaware say that contact tracers have been in touch with about two thirds of people who've been infected by the coronavirus and their close contacts. But officials say that challenges remain as the state tr...

 2020-07-06 14:32 

The Journal News

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New York's Parks Explorer app connects visitors with state park information, maps...

The app helps New York state park visitors find trails, new locations and more....

 2020-07-06 14:32 

Stamford Advocate

Wall Street sube; mantiene tendencia de Europa y Asia...

NUEVA YORK (AP) - Las acciones suban el lunes al iniciar operaciones la Bolsa de Nueva York, manteniendo la tendencia de los mercados en Europa y Asia. El ndice S&P 500 suba 1,4%, el promedio industrial Dow Jones ganaba 390 puntos, 1,5%, y estaba en 26.21...

 2020-07-06 14:32 

WFAN Sports Radio

Sterling, Cohen, Waldman & Rose: A WFAN Baseball Smorgasbord!...

WFAN's special slate of holiday weekend anniversary program included both John Sterling and Gary Cohen joining Suzyn Waldman & Howie Rose to talk Mets, Yankees, and WFAN days past....

 2020-07-06 14:32 

NBC New York

White Woman in Viral Central Park Confrontation With Black Birdwatcher Charged by Manhattan DA...

Less than 72 hours after a video went viral showing a white woman phoning the NYPD and falsely accusing a black man of threatening her in Central Park, some......

 2020-07-06 14:32 

NJ.com

N.J. gym teacher retires after decades of 'unparalleled' commitment to thousands of students...

Between 1986 to 2020, Doreen Romanchuk, 59, taught over 4,000 children in physical education as a teacher for the Lanning Elementary School and the Lore Elementary School, both in Ewing Township....

 2020-07-06 14:30 

Newsday.com

The sadness behind the Redskins' name...

Being somewhat of a traditionalist, I always advocated for the Washington NFL team to keep the Redskins name even though numerous people found it offensive ["Retiring old ideas, making changes," Lette...

 2020-07-06 14:30 

Newsday.com

Broadway veteran Nick Cordero dies from virus complications at 41...

Tony Award-nominated actor Nick Cordero, who specialized in playing tough guys on Broadway in such shows as "Waitress," "A Bronx Tale" and "Bullets Over Broadway," has died in Los Angeles after suffer...

 2020-07-06 14:30 

NY Daily News

Seven men arrested after allegedly using Nazi salutes, racial slurs toward black family at Oregon beach, police say...
 2020-07-06 14:29 

WSHU

Connecticut Lawyer Sues State Over Courthouse Virus Policies...

A federal lawsuit that seeks to evaluate how the Connecticut judicial branch handled court operations during the pandemic is expected to continue, even though some courthouses have started to reopen....

 2020-07-06 14:28 

Stamford Advocate

1 dead, 3 hurt after shots fired into crowd in east Arkansas...

HELENA-WEST HELENA, Ark. (AP) - One person was killed and three others injured after a shooting outside of an event late Sunday in eastern Arkansas, authorities said. The shooting happened shortly before 10:30 p.m. in the parking lot of Helena Barber and ...

 2020-07-06 14:28 

NY Daily News

7 WNBA players test positive for coronavirus in first round of testing before season start...
 2020-07-06 14:25 

NY Post

Trump: New York, Chicago must change 'thinking' after violent July 4th weekend...

President Trump called on Chicago and New York to change their ways "and thinking" after violence erupted in the cities over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. "New York City and Chicago play the Sanctuary City card, where criminals are prote...

 2020-07-06 14:24 

Stamford Advocate

Nicaragua: mdicos enfrentan el virus bajo amenazas y terror...

MANAGUA (AP) - Cuando los hospitales pblicos de Nicaragua empezaron a ver en marzo los primeros casos de COVID-19, en marzo pasado, el personal mdico de primera lnea se enfrent a un doble desafo: atender una pandemia mortal en un sistema de salud pblica e...

 2020-07-06 14:24 

The Epoch Times

New Security Law Ushers Authoritarian Era for Hong Kong...

At the crossroads between the East and West, the international hub of Hong Kong has long prospered on ......

 2020-07-06 14:24 

Stamford Advocate

Police investigate officer-involved shooting in Missouri...

SPANISH LAKE, Mo. (AP) - Authorities are investigating an officer-involved shooting near a suburban St. Louis shopping area. KTVI-TV reports that the shooting happened Monday morning in Spanish Lake in the northern part of St. Louis County. No details hav...

 2020-07-06 14:23 

Stamford Advocate

Bucks close practice facility following COVID-19 testing...

MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Bucks have closed their practice facility following the team's latest round of testing for the coronavirus. Bucks officials confirmed Sunday that they had closed the facility and that they aren't planning to reopen i...

 2020-07-06 14:23 

Fox 5 NY

Justices rule states can bind presidential electors' votes...

So-called faithless electors have not been critical to the outcome of a presidential election, but that could change in a race decided by just a few electoral votes....

 2020-07-06 14:22 

Stamford Advocate

Police investigate suspicious Bellows Falls fire...

ROCKINGHAM, Vt. (AP) - Police are investigating a suspicious fire that damaged a home in the southern Vermont village of Bellows Falls. Firefighters were called to the home shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday. Heavy fire was reported on the second floor of a hom...

 2020-07-06 14:20 

The Epoch Times

Buffett's Berkshire to Buy Dominion Energy Gas Assets for $4 Billion...

Berkshire Hathaway Inc said its energy unit will buy Dominion Energy Inc's natural gas transmission and storage network for $4 billion....

 2020-07-06 14:20 

NY Post

Berlin hopes especially pungent body odor will force people to wear masks...

"You leave us no choice."...

 2020-07-06 14:19 

Stamford Advocate

Swimmer fatally struck by boat on western Michigan lake...

GULL LAKE, Mich. (AP) - A man was fatally struck by a boat while swimming in a western Michigan lake over the weekend, police said. The man was hit Sunday afternoon on Gull Lake near Kalamazoo. The man was brought to shore for lifesaving measures but was ...

 2020-07-06 14:19 

NY Daily News

Pregnant woman shot, killed while sitting in car near George Floyd memorial site in Minneapolis...
 2020-07-06 14:18 

WABC-TV NY

Reopening New Jersey: Summer camps resume in NJ...

There should be many happy kids and parents as summer camps reopen Monday in New Jersey....

 2020-07-06 14:18 

Stamford Advocate

Justices rule states can bind presidential electors' votes...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that states can require presidential electors to back their states' popular vote winner in the Electoral College. The ruling, just under four months before the 2020 election, leaves in place...

 2020-07-06 14:18 

Stamford Advocate

Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending review...

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - A federal judge on Monday sided with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and ordered the Dakota Access pipeline to shut down until more environmental review is done. U.S. District Judge James Boasberg said in April that the pipeline, which ha...

 2020-07-06 14:18 

WSHU

Supreme Court Rules State 'Faithless Elector' Laws Constitutional...

Updated at 11:59 a.m. The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld state laws that remove or fine Electoral College delegates who refuse to cast their votes for the presidential candidate they were pledged to support. The vote was unanimous. "The Constitut...

 2020-07-06 14:17 

NJ.com

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Former Hudson Catholic star, NBA forward Louis King gives back to Jersey City community...

King and his foundation, King Kares distributed autographs, free haircuts and more than 150 hot meals on Tuesday....

 2020-07-06 14:17 

Stamford Advocate

Facebook, others, block govt requests on Hong Kong user data...

HONG KONG (AP) - Facebook, WhatsApp and Telegram will deny law enforcement requests for user data in Hong Kong as they assess the impact of a new national security law enacted last week. Facebook and its messaging app WhatsApp said in separate statements ...

 2020-07-06 14:16 

Stamford Advocate

Supreme Court upholds cellphone robocall ban...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Monday upheld a 1991 law that bars robocalls to cellphones. The case, argued by telephone in May because of the coronavirus pandemic, only arose after Congress in 2015 created an exception in the law that allows the ...

 2020-07-06 14:15 

NY Post

7-year-old boy killed, 5 injured when ATV flips in Florida field...

A 7-year-old boy died and five other people were hurt when an all-terrain vehicle flipped in a Florida field on the Fourth of July, authorities said. The boy was driving a Kawasaki Teryx4 at about ......

 2020-07-06 14:14 

WSHU

Britain Announces A $2 Billion Rescue Package For The Arts...

The British government will spend nearly $2 billion to help rescue the nation's theater, museum and arts sectors. Sunday's announcement came as more than 1,000 theaters remain shuttered across the country because of the coronavirus pandemic. The r...

 2020-07-06 14:13 

Stamford Advocate

Rail, camps, summer school reopen in NJ after COVID-19 pause...

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Transit on Monday resumed full rail and light rail service after a break because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Also back Monday were youth day camps, in-person summer school and school graduation ceremonies, capped at 500 peopl...

 2020-07-06 14:13 

Stamford Advocate

Alert: Federal judge orders Dakota Access pipeline to shut down until more thorough environmental review is done...

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - Federal judge orders Dakota Access pipeline to shut down until more thorough environmental review is done....

 2020-07-06 14:12 

NY Post

Americans want to escape to New Zealand during coronavirus...

More Americans are looking to flock to New Zealand amid the coronavirus pandemic — with the kiwis effectively "eliminating"; the deadly disease, according to a report. The South Pa......

 2020-07-06 14:11 

Stamford Advocate

Serbia arma hospital en arena deportiva por aumento de casos...

BELGRADO, Serbia (AP) - Las fuerzas militares de Serbia montaron un hospital de campaa para emergencias con capacidad de 500 camas el lunes, un da despus de que el vecino Kosovo restableci un toque de queda nocturno en cuatro ciudades al tiempo que la pen...

 2020-07-06 14:11 

Stamford Advocate

Alert: Supreme Court rules states can require presidential electors to back popular vote winner...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Supreme Court rules states can require presidential electors to back popular vote winner....

 2020-07-06 14:09 

Stamford Advocate

German interior minister nixes police racial profiling study...

BERLIN (AP) - Germany's top security official has rejected calls for a study into possible racial profiling by the police, arguing that a planned internal review into extremism is sufficient. The decision puts Interior Minister Horst Seehofer at odds ...

 2020-07-06 14:09 

Stamford Advocate

Trump lashes out at NASCAR, Bubba Wallace over flag, rope...

WASHINGTON (AP) - After a weekend spent stoking division, President Donald Trump on Monday went after NASCAR's only Black driver and criticized its decision to ban the Confederate flag at its races and venues. Exploiting racial tensions, Trump wrongly...

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