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August 11, 2020 - 5:12 am
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 736,000 people worldwide. Over 20 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for...
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August 10, 2020 - 12:42 pm
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News (CHICAGO) -- At least 100 people were arrested in Chicago overnight as looting and violence overtook the streets, injuring multiple police officers, authorities said. Thirteen officers were injured, including a sergeant who was attacked with a bottle, and at least two...
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August 10, 2020 - 7:55 am
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A Southern California church that was sued and issued a restraining order over hosting indoor services defied state and local mandates when it opened its doors on Sunday. Godspeak Calvary Chapel in Ventura County hosted three indoor services, marking its...
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August 10, 2020 - 5:46 am
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 731,000 people worldwide. Over 19 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for...
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August 10, 2020 - 5:42 am
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Another heat wave is developing across the eastern United States Monday all the way from Texas to Massachusetts. There are 12 states from Oklahoma to Massachusetts under Heat Advisory and some areas will feel like its near 110 degrees. For the Northeast, there...
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August 10, 2020 - 5:26 am
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Three wildlife researchers were killed in a helicopter crash in West Texas while they were conducting an aerial survey, officials said. Wildlife biologist Dewey Stockbridge, fish and wildlife technician Brandon White and state wildlife veterinarian Dr. Bob...
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August 10, 2020 - 5:23 am
By DEENA ZARU and ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News (MINNEAPOLIS) -- As protests over the police killing of George Floyd spread across all 50 states, Black Lives Matter art popped up on walls, streets, signs and thousands of boarded up businesses that have been shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic...
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August 10, 2020 - 5:20 am
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has announced that they will stop using nicknames of celestial bodies that are culturally insensitive. In a statement released on Wednesday, Aug. 5, NASA said that it had become clear that certain cosmic...
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August 09, 2020 - 3:08 pm
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Three men have been arrested in connection with the murder of a Mississippi Highway Patrol officer while he was moonlighting as a postal worker. Lt. Troy Morris, 58, was working his second job for the USPS and driving a postal truck early Friday morning when...
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August 09, 2020 - 12:53 pm
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (WAHINGTON) -- A 17-year-old was killed and an off-duty police officer was "struggling for her life," after they, and many others, were shot during a large gathering in southeast Washington D.C. early Sunday morning, police said. The incident took place at 33rd Street and...
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