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Joe Biden
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Tim Jimenez
August 11, 2020 - 8:51 am
As the Democratic National Convention approaches, Joe Biden is expected to announce his running mate at any moment. Read the latest here.
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Eldis Sula
August 10, 2020 - 1:54 pm
One person is dead, four are critically injured and at least one person is believed to be trapped after three homes exploded in Baltimore on Monday morning.
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RADIO.COM Staff
August 10, 2020 - 11:16 am
President Trump ended his coronavirus briefing abruptly Monday afternoon after he said that an individual was shot by law enforcement outside the White House.
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Eldis Sula
August 09, 2020 - 10:36 am
The Charlotte area was hit by a 5.1 magnitude earthquake on Sunday morning. According to the National Weather Service, the earthquake was the strongest to hit North Carolina since 1916.
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President Donald Trump speaks at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in Bedminster, N.J., Friday, Aug. 7, 2020.
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AP News
August 08, 2020 - 5:03 pm
Bypassing Congress, President Donald Trump on Saturday signed executive orders deferring payroll taxes for some Americans and extending unemployment benefits after negotiations on a new coronavirus rescue package collapsed. Read more here.
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Beirut explosion aftermath
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AP News
August 06, 2020 - 11:41 am
The 2013 disaster at the West Fertilizer Co. was a fraction of the size of Tuesday's explosion at Beirut's port that authorities say killed least 135 people and wounded about 5,000. Both blasts involved massive stockpiles of ammonium nitrate, a common but highly explosive chemical, and swift...
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In this Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, Alaska Airlines planes are parked at a gate area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle.
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AP News
August 06, 2020 - 9:36 am
Nearly 1.2 million laid-off Americans applied for state unemployment benefits last week, evidence that the coronavirus keeps forcing companies to slash jobs just as a critical $600 weekly federal jobless payment has expired. Read more here.
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Congressman Brendan Boyle at the podium, and his colleagues and the postal workers union leader are in background
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Paul Kurtz
August 05, 2020 - 6:56 pm
Postal Workers union leaders held a rally Wednesday with Philadelphia-area politicians in Northern Liberties to demand that Congress include funding for the Postal Service in the next pandemic relief package. Read more here.
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Joe Biden
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AP News
August 05, 2020 - 11:50 am
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept his party’s White House nomination because of concerns over the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Johnny Lopez
August 04, 2020 - 9:10 pm
A Florida man was arrested after attacking his Lyft driver for having a coronavirus safety precaution installed in his vehicle. Dash cam video caught the entire incident.
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