Ellen DeGeneres is not quitting her show, executive producers say

Don’t count Ellen out. Scooter Braun may be the only celebrity in her corner right now, but embattled talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is not going down without a fight. She’s also going back to work this month, according to an internal email from the show’s executive producers obtained by the Post. Reports of her […]

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White House Backs Away from Proposals to Make Voting Secure

“Yes.” Reporter: “Kayleigh, if the president is so worried about how long it will take to count ballots in the election, then why isn’t the president and this White House doing everything it can to secure more funding for staffing and other resources to make sure that we can have a safe and proper election?” […]

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Six Patriots opt out of NFL season? It’s all part of Bill Belichick’s master plan

It’s official — the New England Patriots are tanking! Bill Belichick, meet Trevor Lawrence! With six — count ‘em, six — New England players choosing to opt out of the upcoming season, fans in Foxborough and beyond already are dreaming of seeing the Clemson quarterback’s golden locks flowing out of a Patriots cap on draft […]

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Pregnant Ciara Bares Growing Baby Bump & 6 More Stars Showing Off Gorgeous Bare Bumps In 2020

There are so many celebrities who are expecting in 2020 that it’s hard to keep count! But today, we’re taking a look at the celeb moms who proudly put their bare bellies on display — check out all the pics! The bodies of pregnant people go through so much to bring new life into the […]

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Trump Seeks to Stop Counting Unauthorized Immigrants in Drawing House Districts

WASHINGTON — President Trump directed the federal government on Tuesday not to count undocumented immigrants when allocating the nation’s House districts, a move that critics called a transparent political ploy to help Republicans in violation of the Constitution. The president’s directive would exclude millions of people when determining how many House seats each state should […]

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Trey Songz Calls Out ‘Goofy’ Kanye West After Bizarre Rally: You’re ‘In The Way Of Progress’

Don’t count on Trey Songz wearing a ‘Kanye West 2020’ hat anytime soon. After watching Ye’s off-the-rails campaign rally, Trey said that someone ‘needs to call’ Kanye and save him from himself. “They been sayin, ‘man, Trey need to call these n—-s before he just put ’em online blastin,” Trey Songz, 35, captioned his July […]

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Polling Place: Is Yasmani Grandal the newcomer White Sox fans can count on most?

Yasmani Grandal, a newcomer White Sox fans can count on? | Norm Hall/Getty Images The Sox added more talent during the offseason than perhaps any team in baseball. Heading into what once was expected to be a typical season, it was enormously exciting. Heading into a 60-game slate with the heavy backdrop of a pandemic, […]

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MLB umpire Joe West, skeptical of coronavirus death count, won’t opt out of season

MLB umpire Joe West, who said he doesn’t believe the coronavirus death count, will work this baseball season. West is 67 years old. | Patrick Semansky/AP “I don’t believe in my heart that all these deaths have been from the coronavirus,” the 67-year-old West said. Discussing his decision to participate in the 2020 season, Major League […]

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Progressive candidates surge in New York congressional primaries

With an abundance of absentee ballots to count, the results in many of the contests from New York’s Tuesday primaries remain far from final. But the partial returns clearly indicate strong showings by progressive candidates in Democratic congressional primary elections in and around New York City. AOC TAKES VICTORY LAP AFTER PRIMARY BLOWOUT Insurgent challenger Jamaal […]

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Sarah Gorden’s goal is to bridge gap between women’s soccer, Black community with youth camps

Red Stars defender, Sarah Gorden watches as the final seconds count down in the FIFA Women’s World Cup Final at U.S. soccer’s official watch party in Lincoln Park. | Annie Costabile Gorden is just one of many NWSL players who have actively used her platform to confront systemic racism and advocate for police reform. Red […]

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Advocates worry blacks, Hispanics falling behind in census

Halfway through the extended effort to count every U.S. resident, civil rights leaders worry that minority communities are falling behind in responding to the 2020 census. With outreach efforts to motivate minority responses upended by a global pandemic, both the National Urban League and the NALEO Educational Fund are sounding the alarm that communities with […]

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Activists cite tabulation flaw in mail-in ballots in Georgia

Faulty software or poorly calibrated vote-tabulation scanners used to count mailed-in ballots in this week’s chaotic Georgia primary may have prevented thousands of votes from being counted, election officials and voting integrity activists say. The issue was identified in at least four counties, DeKalb, Morgan, Clarke and Cherokee, according to officials who discovered them, including […]

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Top 10 Most Disrespectful Dunks in NBA History | Get Up

Jalen Rose joins Mike Greenberg on Get Up to count down the top 10 most disrespectful dunks in NBA history. #FirstTake #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN […]

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Census says restart to field operations will be in phases

The U.S. Census Bureau’s return to field operations for the 2020 national head count will take place in phases based on a region’s lockdown orders and the availability of protective gear against the new coronavirus By MIKE SCHNEIDER Associated Press April 27, 2020, 7:54 PM 3 min read 3 min read ORLANDO, Fla. — The […]

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Census delay could put off new voting districts, primaries

The U.S. Census Bureau needs more time to wrap up the once-a-decade count because of the coronavirus, opening the possibility of delays in drawing new legislative districts that could help determine what political party is in power, what laws pass or fail and whether communities of color get a voice in their states. The number […]

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Surprised Peyton Manning sees ‘tough’ Tom Brady-Buccaneers hurdle

Count Peyton Manning among those surprised that Tom Brady jumped ship after 20 years as a Patriot and signed with the Buccaneers — just perhaps not for the same reason as everybody else. When Manning left Indianapolis after 13 years as a Colt, albeit under much different circumstances, he stayed in the AFC and signed […]

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Dustin Pedroia’s Red Sox future sounds even more ominous

Don’t count on Dustin Pedroia making a miraculous return once baseball’s coronavirus-induced suspension finally ends. The Red Sox great, whose left knee has ailed him since Manny Machado famously slid into it with his spikes in 2017, isn’t “at a point where he’s thinking to be ready to come back and join us,” interim manager […]

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Census sends paper forms to laggards as Midwest sets pace

ORLANDO, Fla. — If you’re a census slacker and haven’t yet filled out the form for the 2020 head count, the federal government is trying another way to get in touch with you. Starting Wednesday, the U.S. Census Bureau is mailing out paper forms to 65.6 million homes whose residents haven’t yet answered the once-a-decade […]

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Census Day arrives with US almost paralyzed by coronavirus

Census Day — the date used to reference where a person lives for the once-a-decade count — arrived Wednesday with a nation almost paralyzed by the spread of the novel coronavirus. But census officials vowed the job would be completed by its year-end deadline. The virus’s spread has forced the U.S. Census Bureau to suspend […]

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Food Supply Anxiety Brings Back Victory Gardens

“Small things count,” read a headline in the tiny, insistent pamphlet published by the National War Garden Commission in 1919. The pitch made gardening a civic duty. And though the illustrations were cute, the text was urgent: “Prevention of widespread starvation is the peacetime obligation of the United States. … The War Garden of 1918 […]

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The 5 biggest NFL moves for 2020 (that aren’t Tom Brady) | Get Up

Marcus Spears joins Mike Greenberg to count down his top five moves for the 2020 NFL season, including Malcolm Jenkins returning to the New Orleans Saints, the Chicago Bears reuniting QB Nick Foles with Matt Nagy, Ron Rivera being hired as Washington’s head coach, the Arizona Cardinals landing DeAndre Hopkins in a surprising trade with […]

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US Census Bureau suspends field operations on virus concerns

A week after starting its 2020 count, the U.S. Census Bureau on Wednesday suspended field operations for two weeks out of concern about the health and safety of its workers and the U.S. public from the novel coronavirus. Census Bureau officials said they were continuing to monitor all operations related to the once-a-decade head count […]

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Ted Johnson: ‘Bill Belichick doesn’t want Tom Brady as his quarterback anymore’

Count former New England Patriots linebacker Ted Johnson among those who don’t believe that Tom Brady will be returning to the Patriots. On Friday night’s Arbella Early Edition on NBC Sports Boston, Johnson spoke at length about Brady’s future in reference to a report that the Patriots and Bill Belichick would only be willing to give […]

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