Play Ball! But No Spitting!

In an effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus, Major League Baseball has banned spitting.

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Military Might Be Hit With Giant Second Virus Wave

After having seen a decline in infections, the U.S. military might be facing a a “tsunami” of a second coronavirus wave, Forbes reported.

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Cuomo Asks Trump for Executive Order Mandating Masks

President Donald Trump should issue an executive order mandating “everyone to wear a mask” in public, New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said during his Monday press conference.

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After Abortion Ruling, Both Sides Look at Next Moves

A ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday striking down limits on access to abortion was seen a victory for reproductive rights, but experts warned that supporters and foes will regroup to plan their next move over the contentious issue. The nation’s top court struck down…

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Republicans, Democrats Want to Question Trump Aides Over Russia Bounty Reports

Both Democrats and President Donald Trump’s fellow Republicans in Congress demanded more information from the White House on Monday after reports that Russian military intelligence offered militants bounties for killing U.S. troops in Afghanistan. “Congress and the country…

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COVID-19 Rise in Some States Divides GOP Over Face Masks

In a rare break with mask-averse President Donald Trump, fellow Republican leaders are advocating for face coverings as COVID-19 cases rise in some Republican-leaning states. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said there should be no stigma attached.”Wearing simple face…

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NWSL Players Kneel During Anthem for Black Lives Matter

Every player from the North Carolina Courage and Portland Thorns took a knee during the U.S. national anthem and wore t-shirts with the slogan “Black Lives Matter” before their National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) match Saturday.

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Texas AG Paxton: Individuals Must Make Decisions on Coronavirus

There will be a “constant balance” between allowing people to work and protecting public health, and it will fall on individuals to make their own decisions, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Monday in response to the growing number of coronavirus cases in his state. 

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