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China dresses down the US; and climate's 'hammer' blow

17 min 48 sec ago
Amid an Olympic gold rush and a worsening pandemic, something else is happening that may ultimately do far more to shape the world: Already bitter relations between the United States and China are turning incredibly toxic.
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New evidence shows Trump appointees' political interference with CDC weekly Covid data reports, House subcommittee says

22 min 40 sec ago
A Democratic-led House select committee says it has uncovered evidence of political interference by the Trump administration into the federal government's coronavirus response last year, including attempts to alter or block data reports from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention detailing the dire effects of the virus.
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'Ghostbusters: Afterlife' trailer: There's something strange in the neighborhood

25 min 18 sec ago
There's something weird going on in the trailer for "Ghostbusters: Afterlife," and it don't look good. But the movie does.
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5 ways to get your kids to wear masks

34 min 5 sec ago
Add it to your fall 2021 back to school shopping list: Buy more masks.
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Olympians' tattoos are out in full force in Tokyo, where the art form has a complex history

53 min 37 sec ago
There was a time when tattoos were taboo, even in the US -- associated with criminals or societal rejects.
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The Trump wing just keeps sinking deeper into conspiracy theories

59 min 10 sec ago
Did you know that Joe Biden is probably going to resign as president sometime in the next month? Maybe, specifically, on August 13? While that's totally ridiculous -- Biden isn't resigning and, in fact, all signs point to him running for a second term in 2024 -- talk of Biden resigning has taken off among some of former President Donald Trump's most prominent supporters of late.
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John Stamos wants to tell you about the most famous crime you may have never heard of

1 hour 47 sec ago
Right off the bat John Stamos knows it's surprising that he's narrating a true crime podcast.
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Five takeaways from gripping testimony at first Jan. 6 hearing

1 hour 20 min ago
The House select committee investigating the January 6 attack at the Capitol held its first hearing on Tuesday with harrowing testimony from four officers who shared their stories of being attacked by the rioters.
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How much do I need to sleep? It depends on your age

2 hours 24 min ago
Do you find yourself dozing off at your desk, even after what you thought was a good night's rest? Then you probably have the same question as so many others: How much do I need to sleep?
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Two Capitol rioters plead guilty while House hearing unfolds

2 hours 26 min ago
A married couple who stormed the US Capitol on January 6 and later downplayed the level of violence pleaded guilty on Tuesday in federal court, where a judge pledged to use the case to send a message that their behavior was "reprehensible."
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Biles gives teammate impromptu advice during press conference

2 hours 52 min ago
During the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Simone Biles and Suni Lee addressed the media following the conclusion of the women's team gymnastics event.
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Officer: No one had ever called me the N-word while in uniform until January 6

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 23:58
Capitol Police Officer Harry Dunn recounts how rioters called him and other officers racial slurs as they clashed with police during the January 6 riot.
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Trump officials can testify on former President's actions leading up to insurrection, DOJ decides

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 23:23
The Justice Department formally declined to assert executive privilege for potential testimony of at least some witnesses related to the January 6 Capitol attack, a person briefed on the matter said.
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Olympic men play in shorts and tank tops, women basically in bikinis

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 23:03
You know the old line about Ginger Rogers doing everything Fred Astaire did, just backward and in high heels? That's also the story of world-class women athletes: They're doing most of what the men do (and sometimes more), and doing it while being ogled, booed, scolded, sanctioned, fined and otherwise hyper-policed because of what they wear to compete.
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Wildfires scorch southern Europe from Spain to Sardinia

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 23:01
Devastating wildfires have spread across parts of southern Europe, tearing through the Spanish and Greek countryside and forcing around 1,000 people from their homes on the Italian island of Sardinia.
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New video of riot shown at insurrection hearing

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 22:39
New footage showing the events at the Capitol on January 6 was shown during a House select committee hearing investigating the riot.
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