As Florida COVID-19 Cases Skyrocket, State Orders All Schools To Reopen Next Month

As Florida COVID-19 Cases Skyrocket, State Orders All Schools To Reopen Next Month

Florida’s education commissioner on Monday ordered schools to re-open for in-person instruction in August, even as coronavirus cases jam hospitals in the state. According to an “emergency order” signed by Commissioner …

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Biden Raises $141 Million, Topping Trump For Second Straight Month

Biden Raises $141 Million, Topping Trump For Second Straight Month

Former Vice President Joe Biden and the Democratic National Committee raised $141 million in June, his campaign announced Wednesday night, topping the total haul of President Donald Trump and …

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Martin Gugino, the Buffalo protester pushed to the ground and injured by police, released after nearly a month in hospital

Martin Gugino, the Buffalo protester pushed to the ground and injured by police, released after nearly a month in hospital

CLOSE A 75-year-old man suffered a head injury and is in ‘stable but serious condition’ after he was shoved by police during a protest in Buffalo, New York. Storyful …

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Google Doodle of Marsha P. Johnson, beloved trans-rights activist, will close out Pride month

Google Doodle of Marsha P. Johnson, beloved trans-rights activist, will close out Pride month

The doodle depicts Johnson in all her colorful, flower-in-hair, bright-red-lipstick glory. “Thank you, Marsha P. Johnson, for inspiring people everywhere to stand up for the freedom to be themselves,” …

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Nation’s reckoning on race looms large over final month of Biden’s running mate search

Nation's reckoning on race looms large over final month of Biden's running mate search

“The whole way that (issues of race) have come to fro is having a real, serious impact on the search,” said Rep. Jim Clyburn, a top Democrat in the …

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A month after George Floyd’s death, the hard work begins in Minneapolis, St. Paul

A month after George Floyd's death, the hard work begins in Minneapolis, St. Paul

CLOSE Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey said he decided to evacuate the police building, noting “brick and mortar is not as important as life.” Storyful It’s been a month since …

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