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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Dismissal Of Cliven Bundy Case

35 min 39 sec ago

The judges reject an attempt by the government to get a retrial in the case stemming from cattle grazing on public land near Bundy's ranch.

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Prices For COVID-19 Vaccines Are Starting To Come Into Focus

43 min 49 sec ago

Moderna, one of the leading horses in the coronavirus vaccine race, has already made deals at between $32 and $37 a dose for some foreign countries. The U.S. price is expected to be lower.

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Beirut Explosion Update: Lebanon Detains 16 People As Part Of Inquiry

1 hour 19 min ago

The investigation into the massive blast continues, a Lebanese judge says. The explosion has been traced to an estimated 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate stored in a warehouse.

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U.S. State Department Eases Global Coronavirus Travel Advisory

1 hour 42 min ago

The department cited regional changes in the coronavirus pandemic, including significant improvements in some areas and declines in public health in others.

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The Special Sauce That Makes Some Vaccines Work

2 hours 46 min ago

Adjuvants play a crucial role in many vaccines' effectiveness. Some scientists say there needs to be more research into developing a wider variety of adjuvants because of how important they are.

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'Fresh Air' Remembers Veteran Journalist Pete Hamill

3 hours 7 min ago

Hamill, who died Aug. 5, was a columnist and editor at the New York Post and the New York Daily News, covering wars, crime and the people of NYC's boroughs. Originally broadcast in '94, '08 and '11.

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Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine Tests Positive For The Coronavirus

3 hours 49 min ago

DeWine was tested on Thursday as part of a protocol to meet with President Trump. He's the second governor known to have tested positive for the virus.

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Michelle Obama Says She's Dealing With 'Low-Grade Depression' Amid Quarantine

4 hours 22 min ago

Obama described trouble sleeping and periods throughout the quarantine in which she has felt down: "Spiritually, these are not ... fulfilling times."

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NOAA Now Predicts Up To 25 Named Storms In The Atlantic Hurricane Season

4 hours 30 min ago

"We've never forecast up to 25 storms," says a NOAA expert. The expected spate of storms in 2020 could force meteorologists to resort to using the Greek alphabet to name storms later this year.

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'End Of Asylum': Using The Pandemic To Turn Away Migrants, Children Seeking Refuge

5 hours 29 min ago

Tens of thousands of migrants, including asylum seekers and unaccompanied children, have been turned away at the border since March. Now the administration wants to restrict asylum permanently.

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New York Attorney General Moves To Dissolve The NRA After Fraud Investigation

5 hours 41 min ago

New York's attorney general announced civil action to dissolve the National Rifle Association after an investigation found millions of dollars in alleged fraud by CEO Wayne LaPierre and others.

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WATCH: Biden Says He Wouldn't Stand In The Way Of A Trump Prosecution

8 hours 16 min ago

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden says he would not stand in the way of a future Justice Department pursuing criminal charges against President Trump after he leaves office.

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Drive-Through Voting? Texas Gets Creative In Its Scramble For Polling Places

12 hours 7 min ago

The coronavirus pandemic has made some past polling locations, like grocery stores and nursing homes, less appealing this year. So state officials are searching elsewhere.

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Judge, Shielding Cop Via 'Qualified Immunity,' Asks Whether It Belongs In 'Dustbin'

12 hours 14 min ago

Federal Judge Carlton Reeves applied the controversial doctrine in a case in which he ruled that an officer merited it — but in an outspoken opinion asked for the doctrine itself to be reevaluated.

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Hiroshima Atomic Bombing Raising Questions 75 Years Later

12 hours 15 min ago

The bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were said at the time to be justified as the only way to end World War II. Seventy five years later, legal experts say they would now be war crimes.

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As More Lawmakers Test Positive, Congress Gets A Tough Reminder Of Coronavirus Risk

12 hours 16 min ago

Congress still doesn't have a widespread testing program for the coronavirus illness. And they were reminded of that risk when three members tested positive in one week.

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For Colorado 4-H Kids The Livestock Show Goes On Despite The Pandemic

12 hours 16 min ago

Even as county fairs are being canceled across the country, some are allowing a core element to continue: 4-H club livestock shows. It preserves some normalcy and is a chance to earn college money.

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How Safe Is Your School's Reopening Plan? Here's What To Look For

12 hours 16 min ago

As schools weigh the risks of reopening, many are making plans to lower the risks of coronavirus transmission. Here's how to vet your school's proposals.

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U.S. Economy On High Alert Over Shaky Future of Extra Jobless Benefits

12 hours 16 min ago

As Congress debates whether to renew supplemental unemployment benefits for people thrown out of work by the pandemic, new research shows those benefits offer a critical boost for the U.S. economy.

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This Audio Portrait Of The 2020 Census Asks: Whose Voices Really Count?

12 hours 16 min ago

Nigerian American artist Ekene Ijeoma is an MIT professor who draws on sound and data to explore representations of social justice. He's working on a "voice portrait" of the census called A Counting.

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