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California Lawmakers Block Facial Recognition Bill Amid Protests Against Racist Policing

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The bill could have expanded business and government use of facial recognition technology as protesters nationwide call out racism and unjust policing.
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Barack Obama Praises “Broad Coalition” Of George Floyd Death Protesters, Calls On Mayors To Reform Use Of Force Policies

Barack Obama Praises “Broad Coalition” Of George Floyd Death Protesters, Calls On Mayors To Reform Use Of Force Policies

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“It is very important for us to take the momentum that has been created, as a society, as a country and say let's use this to finally have an impact,” said Barack Obama today on the protests that have taken to the streets across the nation in response to the killing of George Floyd by...
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Evers calls for reform of use of force policies, GOP calls for crackdown

Evers calls for reform of use of force policies, GOP calls for crackdown

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There's a new push for state lawmakers to crack down on both police and violent protesters.
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50,000 coronavirus cases in one day-mapped state by state

50,000 coronavirus cases in one day-mapped state by state

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . The United States reached a grim... Read more ...

Unemployment rate fell to 11.1 percent in June before new shutdowns

Unemployment rate fell to 11.1 percent in June before new shutdowns

The economy added 4.8 million jobs in June and the unemployment rate fell to 11.1 percent as states reopened, the Labor Department reported in a survey taken mid-month before a... Read more ...

Hugh Downs, broadcaster known for news, game, and talk shows, dies at 99

Hugh Downs, broadcaster known for news, game, and talk shows, dies at 99

Hugh Downs, the genial, versatile broadcaster who became one of television's most familiar and welcome faces with more than 15,000 hours on news, game and talk shows, has died... Read more ...

Hiring Surged In June. Employers Added 4.8 Million Jobs Before New Spike In...

Hiring Surged In June. Employers Added 4.8 Million Jobs Before New Spike In Infections

U.S. employers added 4.8 million jobs last month as the unemployment rate fell to 11.1%. There are indications that the job growth has slowed recently amid a surge of new... Read more ...

Tucker Carlson for President? GOP donors and conservative media are taking...

Tucker Carlson for President? GOP donors and conservative media are taking the idea seriously

Tucker Carlson's rise to the king of cable news aligns with growing chatter he could run for president in 2024. Republican donors in New York last month began talking up the... Read more ...

Millions are giving up the extra $600 per week in unemployment benefit to go...

Millions are giving up the extra $600 per week in unemployment benefit to go back to work, data shows

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . The total number of Americans currently... Read more ...

Goldman explains Apple Card algorithmic rejections, including bankruptcies

Goldman explains Apple Card algorithmic rejections, including bankruptcies

The system Apple uses to approve or deny Apple Card applicants is a black box, so we reached out to learn how Goldman's algorithm works - and it's not AI. Read more ...

A US senator and Army veteran is blocking over 1,000 senior military...

A US senator and Army veteran is blocking over 1,000 senior military promotions to shield a key impeachment witness from Trump

Sen. Tammy Duckworth is threatening to block 1,123 senior military promotions until the secretary of defense agrees in writing not to block the promotion of Lt. Col. Alexander... Read more ...

COVID-KG uses AI to scan thousands of studies to answer doctors' coronavirus...

COVID-KG uses AI to scan thousands of studies to answer doctors' coronavirus questions

In a new paper, researchers from Columbia, Brandeis, Darpa, UCLA, UIUC, and elsewhere describe an AI framework that answers questions about COVID-19. Read more ...

Trump doesn't have until November 3 to turn around his faltering reelection...

Trump doesn't have until November 3 to turn around his faltering reelection campaign

President Trump is in his weakest position yet heading into his reelection. Unlike previous presidents in his position, he doesn't have the full four months until Election Day... Read more ...