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August 12, 2020

Kamala Harris says the President ran the prior administration's economic expansion 'into the ground' in her first campaign event with Joe Biden
A personal connection led Biden to pick Harris | Harris in pictures ... click to read more

Analysis: Republicans rush to condemn Harris, but their message is all over the place
Kamala Harris is a socialist. ... click to read more

It's 'comma-la': How to pronounce Kamala Harris' name
Sen. Kamala Harris is no stranger to people mispronouncing her name. ... click to read more

WATCH: 'So what?' Fox News host fires back at guest who corrected his pronunciation of Kamala Harris
Fox News host Tucker Carlson was corrected over his pronunciation of Kamala Harris by a guest on his show after presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden named her as his running mate. ... click to read more

Opinion: Will Harris make a difference in November?
Commentators weigh in on Joe Biden's selection of Sen. Kamala Harris for his running mate. The views expressed in this commentary are their own. ... click to read more

Analysis: Who might be the next senator from California?
Joe Biden's selection Tuesday of Kamala Harris to be his vice presidential running mate immediately sets off a massive political fight to be the California senator's replacement if the Biden-Harris ticket wins on November 3. ... click to read more

The Republican Senate nightmare is coming true
At the start of the 2020 election cycle -- way back in December 2018 -- the conventional wisdom was that while Democrats might be able to retake the Senate majority, it was a long shot. ... click to read more

Analysis: The GOP just took another dangerous step
On Wednesday morning, the President of the United States tweeted congratulations to a Republican candidate who won a congressional runoff in Georgia on Tuesday. ... click to read more

Financial disclosures reveal postmaster general's business entanglements and likely conflicts of interest, experts say
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy continues to hold a multimillion-dollar stake in his former company XPO Logistics, a United States Postal Service contractor, likely creating a major conflict of interest, according to newly obtained financial disclosures and ethics experts. ... click to read more

Bash on Trump's tweet: 1950 called, it wants its term back
CNN's Dana Bash and David Chalian react to President Donald Trump's tweet attacking a low income housing program and claiming that "the suburban housewife" will be voting for him. ... click to read more

Opinion: In the Republican Party, the inmates are running the asylum
The lead sentence in an article in The New York Times on Tuesday was a bizarre, if fitting, encapsulation of the state of American politics today: "Conspiracy theorists won a major victory on Tuesday...." ... click to read more

Pelosi issues a bleak warning if coronavirus stimulus talks keep dragging on
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters at the Capitol Wednesday that she doesn't want stalled negotiations for another round of coronavirus relief to drag until the end of September, when government funds are set to expire. ... click to read more

Trump admin says it will provide up to 125 million masks to schools
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Trump's new coronavirus adviser echoes his non-science views
Months into the coronavirus pandemic, President Trump has added Dr. Scott Atlas as a medical adviser. CNN's Brianna Keilar and Kaitlan Collins have the details. ... click to read more

US has averaged over 1,000 coronavirus deaths per day for 16 straight days
As Texas soars past 500,000 Covid-19 cases, state officials are redoubling their efforts to get residents to wear masks and practice social distancing, after suggesting that the surge has been driven by people letting their guard down. ... click to read more

Florida sheriff bans office visitors from wearing masks on day his county broke records for Covid-19 deaths
A mandate from a local sheriff in Florida is going against the recommendations from science and government officials: masks will not be worn. ... click to read more

Trump claims dog was sent a ballot. See election official's response
Colorado has had universal mail-in voting for seven years. George Stern helps oversee elections in Colorado and has invited President Trump to see how it's done. Lucy Kafanov reports. ... click to read more

Fact check: Trump calls on fired NYPD officers to be rehired, but none were recently terminated
President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on New York City to immediately rehire police officers who he said had been "fired without justification." ... click to read more

Military helicopter shot at over Virginia, injuring crew member
A US Air Force helicopter was shot at near Manassas, Virginia, on Monday injuring one of two pilots on board, according to an Air Force official. ... click to read more

From Reagan to Trump: Here's how stocks performed under each president
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Apple and Tesla just announced stock splits. Here's what that means for your investments
Apple and Tesla, arguably two of the market's most popular companies, both announced stock splits in recent weeks. Are these maneuvers good or bad for investors? ... click to read more

Super Bowl champ among latest to accuse Michigan Wolverines' doctor of abuse
A two-time Super Bowl champion and a former world-class wrestler came forward on Wednesday alleging that they were sexually abused by a University of Michigan team physician under the guise of physical exams. ... click to read more

Stephen 'tWitch' Boss comments on his experience at 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'
Stephen "tWitch" Boss, who has been the DJ on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" since 2014, has addressed allegations from some employees about a toxic work environment at the long-running talk show. ... click to read more

Microsoft's new phone is ... $1,400? Why?
Microsoft's first Android phone, the Surface Duo, is coming on September 10, the company announced Wednesday. ... click to read more

Scientists say they'vs found new dinosaur species
Palaeontologists in Britain say four bones found in 2019 on the Isle of Wight are likely to be from a new species of dinosaur related to ?the Tyrannosaurus rex. ... click to read more

Analysis: Fox News threw everything but the kitchen sink at Harris
A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. You can sign up for free right here. ... click to read more

Prosecutors ask to lock up wannabe CIA operative for continuing a fraud scheme
A former Drug Enforcement Administration spokesman who posed as a covert CIA operative in an alleged fraud scheme has kept a similar operation going for two months after pleading guilty, federal prosecutors say. ... click to read more

Southwest Airlines removes autistic boy and his family over face mask
Southwest Airlines removed a passenger and her 3-year-old son from a Monday flight after the boy, who has autism, refused to wear a face mask and became upset. ... click to read more

Enormous oil leak is destroying pristine lagoon
Mauritius is facing an environmental catastrophe after a stricken Japanese-owned ship began leaking oil into the ocean. ... click to read more

Disney just ended one of the most-recognized names in entertainment
20th Century Fox, one of the most-recognized names in entertainment history, is officially no more. ... click to read more

Children's theme park employee punched in the face for enforcing park's mask policy
A teen working at a children's theme park in Pennsylvania was punched in the face for enforcing the park's face mask policy, police say. ... click to read more

Gupta: Why I am not sending my kids back to school
One of the questions I am getting more than any other: Am I going to send my children back to school? As a father of three teen and preteen girls, this has been a constant discussion in our household, and it hasn't been easy. My girls want to go back to school, and they are placing enormous pressur... click to read more

The stark reality facing parents who send kids back to school
It's Sunday in Woodstock, Georgia, and the local park is packed with families. It should be an ordinary sight, but father of six Jamie Chambers says, in the age of Covid-19, scenes like this keep him up at night. ... click to read more

Opinion: What I fear about remote learning
I'm a Black woman starting remote education this fall, and I'm worried about what it means for my future. ... click to read more

Medical group shares dos and don'ts of wearing a face mask
In an attempt to get every American behind the idea of wearing a face mask -- and behind an actual face mask -- to slow the spread of Covid-19, the Association of American Medical Colleges on Wednesday released simple, straight-forward national guidance for the public. ... click to read more

LAPD investigating possible 'swatting' incident at BLM activist's home
The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) is investigating a possible swatting incident after heavily armed officers were called to the home of a prominent Black Lives Matter activist on Wednesday morning. ... click to read more

Head of Black policing group confronts Barr over denial of systemic racism in law enforcement
The head of a national Black policing group confronted Attorney General William Barr over his denial of the existence of systemic racism in law enforcement on Monday at a meeting at the Justice Department. ... click to read more

5 tasks for White people struggling with issues of race
The author of "White Fragility" and multicultural educator, Robin DiAngelo, has five tasks for White people who are soul searching in the wake of nationwide protests for equality. ... click to read more

Widower installs wax statue of late wife in dream home she tragically never got to see
An Indian widower has installed a life-sized wax statue of his late wife in the dream house they were building together before she died. ... click to read more

'SNL' alum, whose Kamala Harris portrayal earned an Emmy nod, calls VP news 'spicy'
Maya Rudolph, whose portrayal of Kamala Harris on "Saturday Night Live" garnered her an Emmy nomination, knows she may about to be busy ahead of the election. ... click to read more

Pop star asked senior citizens if they knew her. See what they said
Singer Dua Lipa interviewed a group of senior citizens while guest-hosting "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" and found out they have no idea who she is. ... click to read more

The best coffee grinders of 2020
You may agree with film director David Lynch's proverbial maxim that "even a bad cup of coffee is better than no coffee at all." But if you can brew up a truly great cup o' joe right in the comfort of your own kitchen? Well, who would say no to that? ... click to read more

Meat prices are finally falling — except for hot dogs
Americans finally got some relief in the grocery store last month as prices fell. ... click to read more

Health care CEO does 180 Zoom calls in three days to help take company public
Being in charge of a health care company during a pandemic is a ton of work — just ask Eric Hobbs, CEO of Berkeley Lights, who met with 180 investors over Zoom over three and a half days — and lost 10 pounds over the process. ... click to read more

Stein Mart files for bankruptcy and will close most of its 300 stores
Discount retailer Stein Mart has filed for bankruptcy and plans to close most of its nearly 300 stores. ... click to read more

Why Trump keeps calling women 'nasty'
Donald Trump has a "nasty" problem. ... click to read more

The four reasons Joe Biden chose Kamala Harris
It's Kamala Harris, thankfully. ... click to read more

Lawyers mobilize for all-out war over US election
If you're expecting the 2020 election to result in another Bush v. Gore Supreme Court resolution -- or, perhaps, in a nightmare scenario, multiples of that -- well, that certainly could happen after November 3. Nobody wants a repeat of the controversial 2000 Supreme Court decision that ended a re-c... click to read more

On the first day of school, the teacher cried
After 28 years as a schoolteacher, Tracy Strange knew how the first week should go. The school would smell fresh and clean. The floors would be polished. The children would be hopeful, their enthusiasm not yet diminished by the fatigue of the year. She would learn their names, teach them the basics... click to read more

3 years later, Charlottesville's legacy of hate
On Aug. 11, 2017, hundreds of people descended on Charlottesville, Virginia, a bucolic college town that is home to the University of Virginia, a school established in 1819 by Thomas Jefferson after his presidency. They came, not for a football game, concert, or graduation, but as expressed in comm... click to read more

Are you ready for Trump's Gettysburg Address?
After President Donald Trump said Monday that he would likely either accept the Republican nomination at the White House or at Gettysburg, CNN Opinion asked four prominent Civil War historians to share their thoughts. The views expressed here are theirs. Read more opinion on CNN. ... click to read more

Blue-collar worker? Trump is not your friend
It has long been confounding that President Donald Trump's strongest supporters are Whites with only a high school education. This is bewildering because the Trump administration has repeatedly and systematically hurt America's blue-collar workers and favored corporations over them. ... click to read more

Refi rates at 2.47% APR (15 yr). Do you qualify?
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Pay 0% interest until 2021 with a better card
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5 stocks under $49 could be worth $2.2T
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Dutch police find country's biggest-ever cocaine lab in former riding school
Police in the Netherlands have arrested 17 people following a raid on a massive cocaine lab, which they say is the biggest ever found in the country. ... click to read more

Namibia president says Germany's reparation offer for colonial-era mass killings 'not acceptable'
Namibia President Hage Geingob says his government has turned down Germany's offer of compensation for colonial-era killings, calling it "not acceptable." ... click to read more

Three people dead after train derails in Scotland
Three people have died after a passenger train derailed in Aberdeenshire, northeast Scotland, following heavy rain and a landslip in the area. CNN's Max Foster reports. ... click to read more

The Red Bull heir, a crashed car and the scandal that angered Thailand
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How a man in Canada rescued a group of Africans stuck in China because of virus
Even for 2020, with its once-in-a-generation global pandemic and the countless travel bans that have followed, this rescue mission seems a bit far-fetched. ... click to read more

Six new coronavirus cases detected in small Alaskan town where almost everyone lives in the same building
A family of six in Whittier, Alaska -- where almost all of the city's residents live in one building -- has contracted Covid-19, officials said. ... click to read more

The 7-year-old Georgia boy with Covid-19 who died drowned in a bathtub after a seizure, coroner says
New information has been released on the 7-year-old Georgia boy with Covid-19 who died. ... click to read more

Two police body cameras capture the struggle leading to George Floyd's death
Police body camera footage showing Minneapolis police pointing a gun at George Floyd and struggling with him during his fatal arrest was released Monday. ... click to read more

More than 100 Black men urge Biden to pick Black woman as vice president
More than 100 Black men on Monday signed an open letter to presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden urging him to pick a Black woman as his vice president, writing that "failing to select a Black woman in 2020 means you will lose the election." ... click to read more

The re-emergence of charming 'little wine holes' in Florence
Bars and restaurants around the world are having to rethink the way they interact with customers during the pandemic. In the Italian city of Florence, some are looking to the past: using centuries-old wine windows to dole out food and drinks. ... click to read more

The 'fox eye' beauty trend continues to spread online. But critics insist it's racist
"Ching chong eyes!" That's what elementary school kids used to call Sophie Wang. It was an insidious racist slur casually thrown around as they mocked her Asian ethnicity while pulling on the corner of their eyes. Upward for Japanese. To the side for Chinese. Downward for Korean. ... click to read more

Beauty of mastectomy tattoos revealed in powerful photo project
In the portrait series "Reclaim" women in diffuse pink lighting reveal delicately tattooed designs inked across their chests, unfurling over scar tissue in explosions of color or in black and gray. Nude, with nothing else in the frame, the women embody a sense of openness. ... click to read more

Gothic architecture: Can the 12th-century style radically change how we build today?
Little over a year ago the world nearly lost one of its most recognizable examples of Gothic architecture, as the spire and a sizeable part of the roof of the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris burned to ashes. Now the debate carries on about what to do with the damaged building. Should the missing s... click to read more

Step inside Latin superstar J Balvin's luxury homes in Colombia
Latin music superstar J Balvin is known for his bold style -- including his mix of streetwear and couture, and his ever-evolving hair color. But he likes to keep things more subdued on the interior design front. ... click to read more






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