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All four former officers involved in George Floyd's killing now face charges

The former Minneapolis Police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd's neck was charged with second-degree murder and the three other officers on scene during his killing are charged with aiding and abetting second-degree murder, according to court documents. → Read More

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Six Atlanta Police officers are being charged after allegedly using excessive force at protest

Six Atlanta Police officers are being charged with using excessive force during an arrest of two college students at a protest on Saturday night, Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard announced Tuesday. → Read More

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A month after reopening, Georgia coronavirus cases continue slow and steady

A month since Georgia took some of the earliest and most extensive steps to reopen parts of its economy, Covid-19 cases have largely flattened in the state, albeit with a slight recent uptick. → Read More

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Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli agree to plead guilty in college admissions scam

Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband, fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli, have agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy charges in connection to their role in the college admissions scam, the US Attorney's Office in the District of Massachusetts said. → Read More

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Graceland set to reopen Thursday after coronavirus closings

The gates of Graceland, Elvis Presley's famed home and estate, will reopen with reduced capacity on Thursday, two months after closing due to the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

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Broadway theaters to remain closed through at least September 6

New York City's Broadway theaters will remain closed through at least September 6 because of coronavirus, according to the Broadway League, the national trade association for the Broadway industry. → Read More

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Floridians stopped traveling well before official shutdowns, data shows

The question has vexed epidemiologists for weeks now: How has Florida kept the coronavirus in check, given that official shutdown orders came so much later there than in other states? → Read More

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Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas join 'I for India' concert to raise money for India's Covid-19 response

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas, Mick Jagger, Will Smith and Mindy Kaling are among the dozens of musicians and celebrities participating in the "iFor India" fundraiser concert Sunday to benefit coronavirus relief. → Read More

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Why the three main types of coronavirus tests can't be easily mass produced

Here's a look at each of the three main tests, their strengths and weaknesses and the holdups that have slowed their mass production. → Read More

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Reopening US states are taking their first steps toward a new normal

As a number of states have begun to loosen stay-at-home restrictions, business owers are grappling with when to reopen and how to safely serve customers. → Read More

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Coronavirus spread 'under the radar' in US major cities since January, researchers say

The novel coronavirus silently spread in the United States earlier than previously thought, infecting tens of thousands of people in New York and other major cities, researchers say. → Read More

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How small business owners in Georgia feel about the state reopening

Some Georgia business owners say they don't feel safe to reopen. Others say they aren't sure it's safe to reopen -- but they are desperate enough to do so anyway. → Read More

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Here's where Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee stand on plans to reopen

Three states in the southeastern US led by Republican governors -- Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee -- are loosening coronavirus-related restrictions in the coming days to try to restart flailing economies. → Read More

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A Louisiana pastor who defied coronavirus orders is asking people to give their stimulus money to the church

A Louisiana pastor who defied state orders and repeatedly held large church services during the coronavirus pandemic is now asking congregants to donate their stimulus checks to the church. → Read More

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Florida prison inmates will make face masks for their correctional officers

Florida inmates will produce cloth face masks to protect the correctional officers overseeing them as the number of inmates with Covid-19 continues to rise. → Read More

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Why black Americans are at higher risk for coronavirus

Black Americans have more existing medical issues, less access to health care, and are more likely to work in unstable jobs -- all factors that have made the coronavirus pandemic disproportionately hurt blacks more. → Read More

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These little-known health care workers operate the all-important ventilators

The rapid spread of coronavirus has sent states scrambling to buy ventilators. But ventilators do not operate on their own. → Read More

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A day in the life of one emergency doctor in a New York hospital during coronavirus

Given the dangers doctors face on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic, Dr. Matthew Bai and his wife made a difficult decision over the weekend. → Read More

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Why NBA players can get coronavirus tests but regular Americans are struggling to

Because of a widespread testing shortage, Americans across the country with symptoms of the novel coronavirus have struggled to get tested. → Read More

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New York City schools are closed and restaurants move to takeout and delivery only

New York City schools are closed and restaurants and bars will become delivery and take-out only as the City That Never Sleeps takes drastic steps to stop the spread of coronavirus. → Read More