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Nearly 500 generals, admirals endorse Joe Biden blast Donald Trump

09/24 17:09 Anonymous 0

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Trump's military ties further strained over alleged 'loser' remarksPresident Trump has reportedly used words like "suckers, losers and warmongers" to describe American war heroes and Pentagon brass.WASHINGTON – Nearly 500 generals, admirals and former national security officials from both parties endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday, and blasted President Donald Trump as "not equal" to the challenges of the job in a letter released Thursday.

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Trump declined to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses election

09/24 17:08 Anonymous 0

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Trump blames ballots, won't commit to peaceful transfer of powerPresident Donald Trump, who uses mail-in voting himself, has baselessly claimed widespread mail voting will lead to election fraud.WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump declined to commit Wednesday to providing a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the Nov.

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Breonna Taylor protests begin anew in Chicago, Milwaukee, elsewhere

09/24 17:02 Anonymous 0


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Breonna Taylor: Indictment announcement sparks protests in LouisvilleProtests resumed in Louisville after a grand jury indicted one of the three police officers involved in the death of Breonna Taylor.Two Louisville police officers were shot during protests, one in the abdomen and another in the thigh, according to The Courier-Journal of the USA TODAY network.

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2 Louisville cops shot; suspect in custody

09/24 17:00 Anonymous 0

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Breonna Taylor case: Two officers shot after charges announcedA Kentucky grand jury indicted one of three police officers involved in the Breonna Taylor shooting.Interim Police Chief Robert Schroeder told reporters during a preliminary briefing that the officers sustained non life-threatening injuries.

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'AGT' crowns spoken-word poet Brandon Leake as Season 15 winner

09/24 16:59 Anonymous 0

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'America's Got Talent' crowns spoken-word poet as championPoet Brandon Leake delivered emotional performances about his daughter, the Black Lives Matter movement and the loss of his sister.The poet's voice is needed during these troubled, painful times, he says.

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Johnson & Johnson vaccine; Donald Trump vs. FDA; Canada

09/24 16:58 Anonymous 0

And Johnson & Johnson has started the final testing phase of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, the first to reach this point requiring a single dose.He called the FDA plan "a political move," while the agency said it's an effort to gain public trust.

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North Korea kills missing South Korean official found at sea: Seoul

09/24 16:56 Anonymous 0

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SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea said Thursday North Korean troops fatally shot a South Korean government official who may have attempted to defect and set his body on fire, after they found him on a floating object near the disputed sea boundary.Later in the day, a North Korean navy boat came and opened fire at him, South Korea’s Defense Ministry said.

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Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan urge voting in video, drawing criticism

09/24 16:56 Anonymous 0

In the "2020 Time 100" video, commemorating the magazine's choice of the world's most influential people, Harry and Meghan discuss the upcoming election and voting, and urged people to be discerning about their online content.Members of the royal family are politically neutral, and, as Harry points out in the video, don't vote in U.

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Why homicide charges weren't filed against police

09/24 16:56 Anonymous 0

No homicide charges were filed against any of the three Louisville Metro Police officers who fired their weapons during the aborted March 13 search that ended in Breonna Taylor's death.The biggest surprise in Hankison's indictment on three counts of wanton endangerment, they said, is that charges were for bullets that went into an adjoining apartment — not Taylor's apartment.

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J&J single-shot vaccine; FDA; RBG viewing; Miami school

09/23 17:04 Anonymous 0

Other companies have already begun their late-stage trials, but Johnson & Johnson's is the first vaccine candidate to reach Phase 3 requiring only one dose, which could ease the challenges of vaccine distribution.Late-stage trial of first single-shot vaccine candidate beginsThe final stage of Johnson & Johnson's trial for its vaccine candidate, which would require only one dose, is set to begin Wednesday, the company announced.

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Liberal justice makes last trip to Supreme Court

09/23 17:00 Anonymous 0

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WASHINGTON – Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg returned to the Supreme Court for the final time Wednesday under circumstances both she and her legions of liberal allies and admirers hoped would never happen.Supreme friends: Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Antonin ScaliaOutside the court, hundreds of people gathered early in the morning to pay their respects to the late justice.

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Breonna Taylor case decision: Louisville braces for protests

09/23 16:58 Anonymous 0

We don’t know what it is,” said Schroeder, whose spokesman said Tuesday there had been no viable threats of violence.If large protests do erupt, police won’t use tear gas unless approved by the chief or deputy chief, or if gunfire erupts, police said — among several policy reforms enacted since the March 13 shooting of Taylor.

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Foreign actors may cast doubt on 2020 election amid COVID delays

09/23 16:55 Anonymous 0

The agencies said false information could be found on social media or new or altered websites.The findings by the National Counter-Intelligence and Security Center called out pro-Russia Ukraine parliamentarian Andriy Derkach for spreading false corruption claims to undermine Biden's presidential bid.