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Joe Biden picks Sen. Kamala Harris as running mate

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Tuesday (August 11) tapped Senator Kamala Harris of California as his choice for vice president, his campaign told supporters in a text message. Harris, 55, becomes the first...

Former Indian president contracts COVID-19 as infection surge continues

Former Indian president Pranab Mukherjee was put on ventilator support after undergoing surgery having contracted COVID-19, local media reported on Tuesday (August 11) in New Delhi. The reports on Mukherjee, 84, who served as...

Trump Wants NFL To Open “Badly,” But Only If They Don’t Kneel

In an interview with Fox Sports radio host, Clay Travis, President Trump mentioned that he wants the NFL to open "badly." "If they don't stand for the national anthem I hope they don't open," said Trump.

Russia received foreign requests for 1 billion doses of coronavirus vaccine – investment fund

Russia has received foreign requests for over one billion doses of the newly announced vaccine against the new coronavirus - Direct Investment Fund chief executive officer, Kirill Dmitriev said in an online media conference on Tuesday (August...

Kyle Kuzma Hits Game-Winner to Help Lakers Slide Past Nuggets

Kyle Kuzma showed off his offensive attributes Monday night, scoring 25 points, including the game-winning three-pointer. https://twitter.com/NBA/status/1293033366493761536?s=20 Kuzma came into the after-game press conference with confidence, saying, "I think...

Heavy security presence outside of White House following shooting

 Washington DC Metropolitan Police and the Secret Service set up heavy security around the White House on Monday (August 10) after a shooting incident disrupted U.S. President Donald Trump's news briefing. The U.S. Secret...

Schumer says Democrats ready for coronavirus aid talks, if Republicans move

 U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said on Monday (August 10) that Democrats are ready to return to the negotiating table over coronavirus relief, if Republicans would agree to a larger bill than they have been willing...

McDonald’s sues former CEO Easterbrook over alleged relationships with employees

McDonald's Corp has filed a lawsuit against former chief executive officer Stephen Easterbrook to recover his exit package after an internal investigation showed that he had sexual relationships with multiple employees, violating company policy, the fast-food chain...

School district enforces new policies for remote learning

SPRINGFIELD, IL - A district in Illinois is cracking down on rules and regulations required for the upcoming school semester, namely with remote learning. According to the updated district policy, students will now be...

Ismaili Community Hosts “Share Your Blessings” Food Drive in Spring

HOUSTON, Texas- The Ismaili Muslim community of Houston collaborated with Spring and Klein fire departments for a food drive titled "Share Your Blessings." Canned, dry and packaged food items were collected and donated...

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Kroger announces a recall on several dips

National grocery store chain Kroger announced a recall for several produce items for suspected salmonella contamination.

Judge Lina Hidalgo gives an update on school reopenings

HOUSTON, TX - Harris County Judge Line Hidalgo held a press conference Wednesday to give an update on the latest decisions for...

Teen shot while asleep in hotel room

HOUSTON, TX - The Houston Police are stepping in to investigate after a child was shot while asleep in a motel in...

Largest heat-mapping study takes place Houston

HOUSTON, Texas- On August 7th, about 80 community scientists in Houston and Harris County participated in the nation's largest heat-mapping study. Houston...

Reward for the arrest of a woman WANTED for child abuse

HOUSTON, TX - The Houston Police and Crime Stoppers are asking for help locating a woman who is wanted for child abuse.