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Magnitude 5.5 Earthquake Nails California

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake has jolted the region of California desert where a powerful quake last summer was followed by thousands of aftershocks.

‘Star Wars’ Actor Delivers Emotional Speech…

This 'Star Wars' actor was among the thousands of demonstrators who took to the streets as outage continues to grow on a global scale over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

Doctors Keep Close Eye On President's Drug Use

The White House medical team kept a close eye on President Donald Trump’s heart rhythms, including at least one electrocardiogram.

Cause Of Death Released For 'Twilight' Actor

Authorities in Las Vegas have released the cause of deaths for an actor from the film 'Twilight' and his girlfriend.

Lea Michele Breaks Silence Over Shocking…

The 'Glee' actress posted a lengthy statement on Instagram in which she apologized.

New Poll Has Grim News For The President

A large majority of Americans sympathize with the mass protests sweeping the nation.

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Eagles' Singer Don Henley Makes Desperate Plea To…

Henley is urging Congress to 'Take It to the Limit' to protect artists.

Faith Leaders React To President's Bible Gesture

Some called the president's trip to St. John's Espiscopal Church a show of strength. Others say it was a photo-op.

Hurricane Season Is Off To An Ominous Start

The hurricane season officially began on June 1—but Tropical Storms Arthur and Bertha apparently failed to get the memo.

Celebs Take To The Streets For Historic…

From Jamie Foxx and John Cusack to Emily Ratajkowski, many celebrities decided to do more than just tweet about their outrage over the killings of black people at the hands of police.

NYT Writers Slam Cotton Op-Ed: It Puts Black…

In what Fox News calls an "open revolt," New York Times staffers pushed back on their employer after the paper published a Wednesday op-ed by Sen. Tom Cotton titled "Send In the Troops." In his piece, the Arkansas senator argues for using the US military to handle what he calls...

Germany, France hope cloud data project to boost…

Germany and France have launched a project to set up a European cloud computing platform that they hope will enhance European economic sovereignty in the wake of the coronavirus crisis and break the continent’s dependence on U.S. and Chinese companies

5 Animals That Speak Human

A lot of animals get chatty, though exactly what they’re saying is often a mystery to the people around them. That said, there have been some we actually can understand. An orca, a dolphin, and an elephant are among those who have said things including “hello,” “come on!” and even “sit down.”

NBA to Reportedly Restart Season With 22-Team…

NBA to Reportedly Restart Season With 22-Team Format Sources tell ESPN that 13 teams will come from the Western Conference and the rest will represent the East. Shams Charania, reporter for The Athletic, says there will be 16 teams that would have made the playoffs when the league shut down on March 11. The rest will consist of five teams from the West who were within four games of the No. 8 seed. In the Eastern Conference, only the Washington Wizards qualify to continue within the new format. After the season ends, should a ninth-seeded team be within four games of the final playoff spot, a possible play-in tournament for the eighth seed may be held. The NBA's board of governors is expected to approve the plan this week. Other details include eight regular-season games being played at the Walt Disney World Resort. @wojespn, via Twitter @VinceGoodwill, via Twitter Sources add that teams will begin training in their respective areas next month and then head to Orlando later in July. Reports say the NBA will hold daily coronavirus testing at Disney, and players and coaches will follow safety protocols. Any team member who tests positive for COVID-19 will be treated individually.

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Full George Floyd Autopsy Released

George Floyd was infected by the coronavirus weeks before he died in Minneapolis police custody, according to autopsy results released Wednesday. The full 20-page report released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office states that the 46-year-old had previously tested positive for the virus on April 3, NBC News reports....

How Tear Gas Accelerates Spread Of Novel…

Whether demonstrators protesting the death of George Floyd wear masks or not, mass gatherings create an increased risk of COVID-19 transmission. Now, Business Insider reports tear gas sprayed at protesters by the police could be making the spread of the novel coronavirus even worse. Tear gas is a chemical agent that causes burning in the eyes, noses, throat, lungs, and skin, and makes people cough and retch. If sprayed on an infected person, it could lead the virus to spread more quickly and widely. Some studies have also shown that after tear-gas exposure, people are more likely to be diagnosed with respiratory illnesses.

Former President Barack Obama Speaks Out On…

The former president called for police reform and nationwide unity amid protests

Helicopter used in flooding rescue

A helicopter was brought in to rescue people trapped in their vehicle in floodwaters in Dhofar, Oman, on May 31.

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Teammate to Drew Brees: 'I Can't Let This Slide'

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees told Yahoo Finance on Wednesday that he would not support protesting players kneeling during the national anthem this season. "I will never agree with anybody disrespecting the flag of the United States of America,” Brees said in response to a question about Colin Kaepernick's...

New Poll Suggests Trouble for President Trump

Big swing toward Biden has Trump campaign worried as America burns during protests.

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Trump Responds to Mattis' Scathing Rebuke

James Mattis pulled no punches Wednesday in a statement blasting President Trump for his response to the George Floyd protests, calling Trump "the first president in my lifetime who does not try to unite the American people." Trump fired back at his ex-defense secretary later that evening, per the Hill...

U.S. trade gap rises to $49.4 billion in April

The U.S. trade deficit hit the highest level in eight months in April

'Private Alaskan Get-A-Way' Home Listing Raises…

A property advertised as a “private Alaskan get-a-way” is raising eyebrows for its toilet situation.