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White Mich. Couple Arrested After Gun Pulled on Black Family

White Mich. Couple Arrested After Gun Pulled on Black Family

BUSINESS | By Corey Williams | Jul 3
A white couple was arrested after at least one handgun was pulled on a Black woman and her daughters during a videotaped confrontation in a restaurant parking lot in Michigan, authorities said Thursday.

Cleared in Shooting, Iowa Officer Fired for Letting Woman Go

Cleared in Shooting, Iowa Officer Fired for Letting Woman Go

NEWS | By Ryan J. Foley | Jul 3
What appeared to be a victory for those demanding accountability has become more complicated as information about the reasons for one officer's firing has emerged.

Court Record Shows St. Louis Couple Pulled Gun Before

Court Record Shows St. Louis Couple Pulled Gun Before

NEWS | By Jim Salter | Jul 3
The white St. Louis couple who became internationally famous for standing guard with guns outside their mansion during a protest have pulled a gun before in defense of their property.

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Are Rising in 40 of 50 States

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Are Rising in 40 of 50 States

NEWS | By Jake Coyle and Terry Spence | Jul 3
Four U.S. states — Arizona, California, Florida and Texas — reported a combined 25,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases Thursday as the infection curve rose in 40 of the 50 states heading into the July Fourth holiday weekend.

How California Went From Success Story to Virus Hot Spot

How California Went From Success Story to Virus Hot Spot

NEWS | By Kathleen Ronayne | Jul 3
Heading into Memorial Day weekend, California's mood was celebratory. The state had avoided dire predictions of a coronavirus surge, hospitalizations were starting to decline and restaurants and most other businesses had reopened.

US Jobs Surge: Trump Sees Sunshine, Biden 'No Victory Yet'

US Jobs Surge: Trump Sees Sunshine, Biden 'No Victory Yet'

NEWS | By Steve Peoples | Jul 3
The U.S. economy just posted its best single-month job gain in history. U.S. unemployment is at one of its worst points since the Great Depression.Both are true.

Only Verified Intelligence? a Look at Presidents' Briefings

Only Verified Intelligence? a Look at Presidents' Briefings

NEWS | By Eric Tucker | Jul 3
The White House says President Donald Trump was never briefed on intelligence that Russia had put a bounty on U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan because there wasn't corroborating evidence.

Sponsor FedEx Asks Redskins to Change Their Name

Sponsor FedEx Asks Redskins to Change Their Name

NEWS | Jul 3
The title sponsor of the Washington Redskins' stadium wants the NFL team to change its name.

After Social Media Hiatus, RuPaul Scrubs Twitter & Instagram

After Social Media Hiatus, RuPaul Scrubs Twitter & Instagram

After a three month hiatus from social media, RuPaul has deleted her Twitter account and scrubbed his Instagram account. And no one knows why.

Luke Evans Celebrates Pride with Pic of Hunky Boyfriend

Luke Evans Celebrates Pride with Pic of Hunky Boyfriend

To celebrate Pride, out Hollywood actor Luke Evans shares pics of himself and his hunky boyfriend.


Entertainment

Lea Michele Comes Out of Quarantine... And Gets Called Out Again

Lea Michele Comes Out of Quarantine... And Gets Called Out Again

CELEBRITIES | Jul 2
Lea Michele made her first public appearance in weeks this week, then was slammed by another former colleague, fitness guru Craig Ramsay, who called her "a despicable, horrible human being."


Business

Post-Brexit Talks Deadlocked After Latest Negotiating Round

Post-Brexit Talks Deadlocked After Latest Negotiating Round

FINANCE | By Samuel Petrequin | Jul 3
EU and U.K. negotiators in charge of finding a post-Brexit compromise resumed in-person talks this week, but the result remained the same, with no progress achieved on a range of key issues.


Technology

Official Suggests Kansas Blew Chance for Coronavirus Respite

Official Suggests Kansas Blew Chance for Coronavirus Respite

SCIENCE | By John Hanna | Jul 2
Kansas' top public health official predicted Wednesday that the state will face steeper increases in coronavirus cases and suggested that it blew its chance for a summer respite from the pandemic.


Finance

If You've Lost Your Health Plan In The COVID Crisis, You've Got Options

If You've Lost Your Health Plan In The COVID Crisis, You've Got Options

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby | Jun 19
Some newly unemployed people are taking advantage of special enrollment periods to sign up for plans offered on the Affordable Care Act's insurance marketplaces, while others find they qualify for Medicaid.


Health/Fitness

Coronavirus Cases are Rising in 40 of 50 US States

Coronavirus Cases are Rising in 40 of 50 US States

NATIONAL | By Jake Coyle, Terry Spencer and David Rising | Jul 2
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S. climbed to an all-time high of more than 50,000 per day on Thursday, with the infection curve rising in 40 out of 50 states in a reversal that has largely spared only the Northeast.


Travel

Puerto Vallarta Reopens with Health and Safety Protocols in Place

Puerto Vallarta Reopens with Health and Safety Protocols in Place

Jul 2
The first visitors to arrive in Puerto Vallarta since the reopening of its hotels and beaches last week found a destination engrossed in health and safety protocols to meet the realities of a world of COVID-19.


Nightlife

LGBTQ Nightlife in NYC Faces a Long Road Ahead

LGBTQ Nightlife in NYC Faces a Long Road Ahead

BARS | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 2
"The outpouring of love and donations on the various platforms has been incredible. But we need continued support until we reopen," says Henrietta Hudson owner Lisa Cannistraci. "I'm not going to lose the bar. I'm not going to let it happen."