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'Moving Target': Schools Deal with New Plans, Trump Demands

'Moving Target': Schools Deal with New Plans, Trump Demands

NEWS | By John Seewer and Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Jul 12
Last week, President Donald Trump and his administration demanded schools fully reopen right away, slamming schools that want to bring students back for only a few days a week.

Churches Amid the Pandemic: Some Outbreaks, Many Challenges

Churches Amid the Pandemic: Some Outbreaks, Many Challenges

NEWS | By David Crary | Jul 12
From the earliest phases of the pandemic, and continuing to this day, some worship services and other religious activities have been identified as sources of local outbreaks.

Trump, Biden try to Outdo Each Other on Tough Talk on China

Trump, Biden try to Outdo Each Other on Tough Talk on China

NEWS | By Deb Riechmann and Jonathan Lemire | Jul 12
China has fast become a top election issue as President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden engage in a verbal brawl over who's better at playing the tough guy against Beijing.

Seth Rudetsky Broadway Concert Series Livestreams on Sunday with Audra McDonald

Seth Rudetsky Broadway Concert Series Livestreams on Sunday with Audra McDonald

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 12
Seth Rudetsky's internationally acclaimed Broadway concert series that first began in Provincetown at The Art House in 2011 is now a weekly virtual series entitled The Seth Concert Series, premiering on Sunday with Audra McDonald.

PopUps: Tom Holland Turns Heads with Shirtless Workout Selfie

PopUps: Tom Holland Turns Heads with Shirtless Workout Selfie

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 12
Actor Tom Holland took to Instagram over the weekend to show off his six-pack abs for a workout selfie.

Tucker Carlson Writer Resigns After Racist Posts Revealed

Tucker Carlson Writer Resigns After Racist Posts Revealed

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 12
CNN reported Friday that writer Blake Neff used a pseudonym to write bigoted comments about Black and Asian people, as well as women, on the online forum AutoAdmit.

Fire Destroys Much of 249-Year-Old Church in California

Fire Destroys Much of 249-Year-Old Church in California

NEWS | By Marcio Sanchez and Daisy Nguyen | Jul 12
A fire early Saturday destroyed the rooftop and most of the interior of a Catholic church in California that was undergoing renovation to mark its upcoming 250th anniversary celebration.

It's Trump's Call on What the GOP Convention Will Look Like

It's Trump's Call on What the GOP Convention Will Look Like

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Jul 12
President Donald Trump is slowly coming to accept that the late August event will not be the four-night infomercial for his reelection that he had anticipated.

Over 200,000 Vote in Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Primaries

Over 200,000 Vote in Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Primaries

NEWS | By Zen Soo | Jul 12
Hundreds of thousands of Hong Kongers turned up over the weekend to vote in an unofficial two-day primary election held by the city's pro-democracy camp.

Multiple Protests Against French Minister Accused of Rape

Multiple Protests Against French Minister Accused of Rape

NEWS | By Arno Pedram | Jul 12
Chanting "Impunity is Over!," women's rights activists protested against President Macron's appointment of an interior minister accused of rape and a justice minister who minimized the #MeToo movement.


News

LeBron Won't Wear Social Justice Message on Lakers Jersey

LeBron Won't Wear Social Justice Message on Lakers Jersey

NEWS | By Greg Beacham | Jul 12
The Los Angeles Lakers superstar won't wear one of the NBA-approved social justice messages on the back of his jersey when the NBA resumes competition later this month in the Orlando bubble.



Entertainment

London Animation Studio Adapts to Finish Disney Film

London Animation Studio Adapts to Finish Disney Film

ENTERTAINMENT | By Louise Dixon | Jul 11
Some 270 crew members have been working from home on "Ron's Gone Wrong" in a re-imagined production process that Locksmith co-founder Sarah Smith calls a logistical "nightmare."



Business

Games Maker Ubisoft Shakes Up Staff Amid Misconduct Probe

Games Maker Ubisoft Shakes Up Staff Amid Misconduct Probe

BUSINESS | Jul 12
French gaming giant Ubisoft is parting ways with its creative director and two other executives and promising zero tolerance for "toxic" staff behavior following an internal investigation of misconduct.



Technology

Virus Spread, Not Politics Should Guide Schools, Doctors Say

Virus Spread, Not Politics Should Guide Schools, Doctors Say

TECHNOLOGY | By Lindsey Tanner | Jul 12
As the Trump administration pushes full steam ahead to force schools to resume in-person education, public health experts warn that a one-size-fits-all reopening could drive infection and death rates even higher.



Finance

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Jul 10
A COVID-19 vaccine will have an actual price tag. And given the prevailing business-centric model of American drug pricing, it could well be budget breaking, perhaps making it unavailable to many.



Cars

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

CARS | By Ronald Montoya | Jul 11
Used cars have historically been a smart alternative during an economic downturn. They don't depreciate as much as new cars and are less likely to overburden a buyer with a large loan.



Style

Watch: 9 Menswear Shows From Paris Fashion Week

Watch: 9 Menswear Shows From Paris Fashion Week

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 10
Nobody could have dreamt months ago that the entire fashion industry would need to completely pivot to share their collections with the world. But that's precisely what they did.



Health/Fitness

Trump Wears Mask in Public for First Time During Pandemic

Trump Wears Mask in Public for First Time During Pandemic

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Jul 12
President Donald Trump wore a mask during a visit to a military hospital on Saturday, the first time the president has been seen in public with the type of facial covering recommended by health officials.