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Calls for schools to get ‘creative' with reopening have largely been ignored. Why?

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Early last month, New York magazine published an intriguing proposal for the fast-approaching school year: “This Fall, Classrooms Will Be Too Crowded. Theaters and Malls Will Be Empty. We See a Solution.” Similarly, The Atlantic noted the plethora of unused office buildings and empty college campuses that will be available come fall. “Alternative solutions to parents' dilemma just require more time, money, and imagination,” the article said .
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Black-owned food businesses are seeing a surge in publicity and customers-and hope that investors are next

Black-owned food businesses are seeing a surge in publicity and customers-and hope that investors are next

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It was a regular afternoon in May for Denise Woodard. Her daughter raced past in the background while she attended Zoom meetings from her Jersey City apartment in the black leggings and T-shirt combo that had been her uniform even before coronavirus. But when she went to check her email, the founder of Partake Foods experienced something new: hundreds of new messages, all from retailers and companies interested in selling her vegan, allergy-friendly...
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Democrats condemn Trump for gloating about an end to Obamacare less than a...

Democrats condemn Trump for gloating about an end to Obamacare less than a day after announcing his Supreme Court nominee

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that it will be a victory for the United States if the Supreme Court dismantles the Affordable Care... Read more ...

Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017, according to...

Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017, according to tax returns obtained by the New York Times

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump avoided paying federal income taxes for 10 of the last 15 years and paid just $750 in 2016 and 2017, respectively, according to an... Read more ...

Trump says he's 'strongly demanding' Biden is drug tested ahead of their...

Trump says he's 'strongly demanding' Biden is drug tested ahead of their first presidential debate

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump on Sunday said is "strongly demanding" the Democratic nominee Joe Biden take a drug test ahead of this week's first presidential... Read more ...

Joe Biden says Trump is like the Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels

Joe Biden says Trump is like the Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels

Summary List Placement Donald Trump is like the Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels, Joe Biden has said, as he accused the president of deliberately spreading lies about him on... Read more ...

2 major national polls show Joe Biden holding consistent leads over...

2 major national polls show Joe Biden holding consistent leads over President Trump

Summary List Placement Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden maintains a sizable but steady lead over President Donald Trump in the 2020 election, according to two national... Read more ...

Senator says Democrats can delay Trump's Supreme Court nomination but 'can't...

Senator says Democrats can delay Trump's Supreme Court nomination but 'can't stop the outcome'

Summary List Placement Sen. Dick Durbin said Sunday that Democrats won't be able to prevent the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders says there are a 'number of plans' to force Trump from office...

Bernie Sanders says there are a 'number of plans' to force Trump from office if he refuses to peacefully transfer power

Summary List Placement There are a "number of plans" to force Donald Trump from office if he refuses to leave the White House after losing the presidential election, Senator... Read more ...

Russian ruble is one of the most attractive emerging market currencies in...

Russian ruble is one of the most attractive emerging market currencies in post-pandemic world - Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs analysts have named the Russian ruble as one of their three top picks for emerging market currencies to back once the panic over the coronavirus pandemic... Read more ...

A GOP group accused of disrespecting the memory of RBG, hijacking her...

A GOP group accused of disrespecting the memory of RBG, hijacking her nickname and selling 'Notorious ACB' t-shirts supporting Amy Coney Barrett

Summary List Placement A Republican group stands accused of showing disrespect to late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by selling t-shirts hijacking her nickname to... Read more ...

Amy Coney Barrett's expected nomination means a more conservative Supreme...

Amy Coney Barrett's expected nomination means a more conservative Supreme Court is primed to weaken or nix Roe v. Wade. Here are 18 abortion cases in the pipeline to the high court

Summary List Placement Roe v. Wade could soon be history. Much of it anyway, as Republicans eye the real possibility of a 6-3 conservative majority Supreme Court that could... Read more ...