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NFL Chief Medical Officer Dr. Allen Sills gestures while speaking during a health and safety tour on Jan. 29, 2019, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the NFL Super Bowl 53 football game in Atlanta.
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Dave Uram
July 21, 2020 - 11:03 am
Even though a union executive claims the league didn’t concede in this matter, it sounds like there will be no preseason games during this NFL season, which — like everything else — is affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers forward Tobias Harris (12) drives to the basket against the Golden State Warriors in the second quarter at the Chase Center.
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Dave Uram
July 21, 2020 - 9:38 am
Tobias Harris’ media session on Monday lasted just over 50 seconds. There was only one thing on the 76ers forward’s mind: justice for Breonna Taylor. Read more here.
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Sam Masterson
July 20, 2020 - 5:18 pm
Felony charges for couple who flourished guns at protesters… Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner, in a statement, says “it’s illegal to wave weapons in a threatening manner at those participating in non-violent protest.”
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attends President Trumps cabinet meeting in the East Room of the White House on May 19, 2020 in Washington, DC.
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Pat Loeb
July 19, 2020 - 11:23 am
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo generated controversy, last week, when he released a draft report from his Commission on Unalienable Rights at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Rebekah Sager
July 19, 2020 - 10:28 am
Political operative and longtime advisor to President Donald Trump, Roger Stone, sat down with host Morris O’Kelly of The Mo’Kelly Show Saturday after recently being released from federal custody.
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Lizzy Buczak
July 18, 2020 - 9:00 am
Less than a week after reopening, Walt Disney World has announced it is permanently closing down some staple attractions. Two rides will be shut down along with one nighttime show. Find out more now.
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David Caplan
July 17, 2020 - 12:19 pm
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, is receiving chemotherapy for a “recurrence of cancer,” she announced Friday. She had been receiving the treatment since May.
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Abbie Bennett
July 17, 2020 - 11:56 am
The Pentagon has effectively banned public displays of the Confederate flag. A memo dated July 16 announced a new policy that allows service members and civilian employees to display or depict “flags that promote unity.”
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Rebekah Sager
July 17, 2020 - 11:00 am
A Black social worker is suing American Airlines, alleging that airline employees accused her of kidnapping a white toddler. She claims her civil rights were violated when she was asked to leave her flight and staff took the child she was caring for.
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President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Monday, April 13, 2020, in Washington.
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David Madden
July 16, 2020 - 1:49 pm
The Trump re-election campaign has a new guy at the helm. Bill Stepien managed Chris Christie’s gubernatorial campaigns and served as a deputy chief of staff but fell out of favor after the "Bridgegate" affair. Pollster Patrick Murray isn’t surprised by the change, but he says Stepien shouldn’t get...
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