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Today marks 25 years since death of Jerry Garcia, legendary Grateful Dead guitarist

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Jerry Garcia, the legendary guitarist in the Grateful Dead, died Aug. 9, 1995 of a heart attack, just days after his 53rd birthday.
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Coronavirus latest: 100,848 cases in Ohio; 33,796 in Kentucky; 74,328 in Indiana

Coronavirus latest: 100,848 cases in Ohio; 33,796 in Kentucky; 74,328 in Indiana

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The COVID-19 outbreak is continuing to change everyday life for millions of Americans. Leaders across the county, including the Tri-State area, are implementing measures to stop the spread by shutting down schools and restaurants and canceling events.
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New Zealand Marks 100 Days Since Ending Coronavirus Community Spread

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New Zealand on Sunday marked 100 days since it stamped out the spread of the coronavirus, a rare bright spot in a world that continues to be ravaged by the disease.
Life has returned to normal for many people in the South Pacific nation of 5 million, as they attend rugby games at packed stadiums and sit down in bars and restaurants without the fear of getting infected. But some worry the country may be getting complacent and not preparing well enough for any future outbreaks.
New Zealand got rid of the virus by imposing a strict lockdown in late March when only about 100 people had tested...
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Police cancel vacations; prepare for Breonna Taylor decision

Police cancel vacations; prepare for Breonna Taylor decision

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Louisville, Kentucky, police said Monday that they had canceled vacations and were setting up barricades in preparation for the state attorney general's... Read more ...

Musician says songwriting website helped him stay afloat during COVID-19

Musician says songwriting website helped him stay afloat during COVID-19

Although outdoor gigs are starting to pick up again, Mikey Needleman found a unique way to make ends meet when all of his shows were canceled due to COVID-19. Read more ...

Bobcat Fire scorches more than 100K acres, making it one of the largest in...

Bobcat Fire scorches more than 100K acres, making it one of the largest in Los Angeles County history

The Bobcat Fire in Los Angeles County has scorched more than 100,000 acres as of Monday, making it one of the largest fires in the county's history. Read more ...

Veteran tests positive for COVID-19 after previously recovering

Veteran tests positive for COVID-19 after previously recovering

The resident had originally tested positive for the virus in May but had clinically recovered. Read more ...

Grim Milestone: California surpasses 15,000 COVID-19 related deaths

Grim Milestone: California surpasses 15,000 COVID-19 related deaths

More than 15,000 Californians have died to due complications related to the novel coronavirus, the California Department of Public Health said Monday. Read more ...

'Dreadhead Cowboy' taken into custody after riding horse on Dan Ryan

'Dreadhead Cowboy' taken into custody after riding horse on Dan Ryan

CHICAGO - A Chicago man known as the "Dreadhead Cowboy" was taken into custody Monday after riding his horse on the Dan Ryan. At around 4:30 p.m., police responded to the... Read more ...

Supreme Court front-runner hailed by right, feared by left

Supreme Court front-runner hailed by right, feared by left

Amy Coney Barrett, a devout Catholic, is hailed by religious conservatives and others on the right as an ideological heir to conservative icon Antonin Scalia, the late Supreme... Read more ...

National Voter Registration Day: How To Prepare For Election Day, Step By Step

National Voter Registration Day: How To Prepare For Election Day, Step By Step

Tuesday marks National Voting Registration Day , which falls exactly 42 days away from Election Day. But in order to participate in the democratic process and cast a ballot in... Read more ...

Trump's Supreme Court front-runner hailed by right, feared by left

Trump's Supreme Court front-runner hailed by right, feared by left

CHICAGO - A front-runner to fill the Supreme Court seat vacated by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a federal appellate judge who has established herself as a... Read more ...

NH woman says she was kicked off plane after 2-year-old son refused to wear mask

NH woman says she was kicked off plane after 2-year-old son refused to wear mask

Cellphone video from inside an airport terminal captured what the woman described as her "absolute worst moment." Read more ...