China pushes emergency use of COVID vaccine despite concerns

BEIJING — After the first shot, he had no reaction. But Kan Chai felt woozy following the second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine approved for emergency use in China. “When I was driving on the road, I suddenly felt a bit dizzy, as if I was driving drunk,” the popular writer and columnist recounted in a […]

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White Sox pitcher Jimmy Cordero, manager Rick Renteria suspended, fined by MLB

White Sox manager Rick Renteria, second from left, argues with umpires as catcher Yasmani Grandal, right, and relief pitcher Jimmy Cordero react during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Chicago, Friday, Sept. 25, 2020. Cordero ejected by home plate umpire Dan Bellino. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) | AP Photos […]

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Trump heads to Pennsylvania for the second time in a week: What’s at stake

President Trump is in Pennsylvania on Saturday for the second time in a week, in an effort to court some of the same rural and White working-class voters who supported him four years ago. With fewer than 40 days left until the race comes to a head in November, The Associated Press reported Saturday that the president’s campaign […]

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How the Celtics won Game 5 and Jayson Tatum’s star performance | SC with SVP

After the Celtics battled back in the second half to beat the Heat in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, Tim Legler joins Scott Van Pelt on SportsCenter to break down how Kemba Walker led the defense and what Jayson Tatum’s star performance brought to the team. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ http://espnplus.com/youtube ✔️ Get the […]

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Tamar Braxton Seemingly Shades Ex-BF David Adefeso After He Files Restraining Order: ‘Dudes Manipulate’

Just days after Tamar Braxton thanked God for a second chance after her hospitalization, she seems to be shading her ex-boyfriend, who called 911 to help save her life. Tamar Braxton appeared to take a dig at her ex-boyfriend David Adefeso in a Sept. 25 tweet, after he filed a restraining order against the WeTV […]

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Three White Sox ejected after Jimmy Cordero hits Cubs’ Contreras with pitch

Chicago White Sox manager Rick Renteria, second from left, argues with umpires as catcher Yasmani Grandal, right, and relief pitcher Jimmy Cordero react during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Chicago, Friday, Sept. 25, 2020. Cordero ejected by home plate umpire Dan Bellino. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) | AP […]

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Rafael Nadal Goes for No. 13 in France

At some point during the second week of this year’s spectatorless United States Open, Rafael Nadal took to Instagram with a video. While Nadal’s countryman Pablo Carreño Busta was suffering through a four-hour quarterfinal win over Denis Shapovalov, 21, of Canada, Nadal was on a red clay court about 4,000 miles away. Nadal’s video showed […]

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Louisville Dem who backed ‘Breonna’s Law,’ criticized state AG, arrested in unrest: report

A Kentucky state lawmaker was reportedly arrested by police Thursday night as the city saw a second consecutive night of protests following the indictment of a police officer in the Breonna Taylor case. State Rep. Attica Scott, D-Louisville, appeared to be live-streaming from the curb after her arrest, a video clip on Facebook showed, when a law enforcement officer […]

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Britain Introduces a Scaled-Back Wage Support Plan

The British government, battling a second wave of coronavirus cases, on Thursday announced a slew of new and extended economic measures to support jobs and businesses. But the centerpiece, a wage-support program, is less generous to workers and employers than the furlough program it is replacing, which expires next month. And that appears to be […]

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Fed’s Bullard: Not reasonable to make second virus wave a baseline outlook for U.S. economy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – It is unreasonable to expect a second wave of coronavirus infections to push the U.S. recovery off track given the steady progress in tamping down deaths from the pandemic, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said on Thursday. Saying he wanted to “push back” on forecasts of a slowing recovery and a […]

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With Coronavirus on the Rampage, Israel Tightens Holiday Lockdown

JERUSALEM — The Israeli government said on Thursday that it was tightening its second national lockdown after coronavirus infection rates soared this week to about 7,000 new cases a day, among the highest in the world. The new measures, which go into effect on Friday, will remain in place at least until the end of […]

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2nd Texas death row inmate declared intellectually disabled

For the second time in as many weeks, Texas’ highest criminal court on Wednesday commuted the death sentence of an inmate after agreeing with findings that he was ineligible to be executed because of an intellectual disability. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals changed the death sentence that Gilmar Guevara had faced to life in […]

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Fed’s Barkin says recent labor market improvements will slow

(Reuters) – While the U.S. economy may avoid a second widespread shutdown, the labor market and other aspects of the economy may not fully recover until there is a vaccine or other treatment that helps Americans feel safe spending and engaging in more activity, Richmond Federal Reserve President Tom Barkin said on Tuesday. Many small […]

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Rams running back issues: Malcolm Brown has pinky repaired, Cam Akers questionable

Measured against the injury carnage that befell numerous star NFL players in the second week of the season, the Rams were breathing a sigh of relief Monday as they began turning their attention to Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills. But they do have injury-related situations that emerged during their 37-19 victory over the Philadelphia […]

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Judge: Postal Service must process election mail on time

For the second time in a week, a federal judge said a nationwide order is necessary to ensure mail for November’s election is delivered on time, and he is threatening to demand weekly updates on efforts by the U.S. Postal Service to process election mail. On Monday, U.S. District Judge Victor Marrero in Manhattan largely […]

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Warming shrinks Arctic Ocean ice to 2nd lowest on record

Ice in the Arctic Ocean melted to its second lowest level on record this summer, triggered by global warming along with natural forces, U.S. scientists reported Monday. The extent of ice-covered ocean at the North Pole and extending further south to Alaska, Canada, Greenland and Russia reached its summertime low of 1.4 million square miles […]

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Bears RB David Montgomery shines, scary fall and all

David Montgomery was flipped into the air in the second quarter, hurting his neck, but returned to lead the Bears in rushing and receiving. | Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images He finished with 16 carries for 82 yards and three catches for 45 more, including a 28-yard touchdown pass from Mitch Trubisky in which he […]

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Giants star Saquon Barkley carted off with knee injury

Saquon Barkley was the second pick of the 2018 draft. | Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images Giants star running back Saquon Barkley was carted to the locker room in the second quarter after hurting his right knee Sunday at Soldier Field. Giants star running back Saquon Barkley was carted to the locker room in the […]

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Kevin Harvick earns his ninth NASCAR Cup win of the season at Bristol

Kevin Harvick steamrolled his way into the second round of the playoffs by holding off Kyle Busch on Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway for his series-best ninth victory of the season. Harvick denied the reigning Cup Series champion his first win of the season when he took the lead a little more than 100 […]

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Trump Supporters Disrupt Early Voting in Virginia

A group of Trump supporters waving campaign flags disrupted the second day of early voting in Fairfax, Va., on Saturday, chanting “four more years” as voters entered a polling location and, at one point, forming a line that voters had to walk around outside the site. County election officials eventually were forced to open up […]

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Notre Dame breezes to a 52-0 romp against South Florida

ND No. 20 C’Bo Flemister in the second half vs. South Florida (9.19.20) at Notre Dame Stadium | ACC Media QB Ian Book ran for three first-half touchdowns SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Ian Book just needed to stick to the routine against South Florida. Notre Dame quarterback ran for three first-half touchdowns as the seventh-ranked […]

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Supreme Court’s Feminist Icon, Is Dead at 87

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the second woman to serve on the Supreme Court and a pioneering advocate for women’s rights, who in her ninth decade became a much younger generation’s unlikely cultural icon, died on Friday. She was 87. The cause was complications of metastatic pancreas cancer, the Supreme Court said. By the time two small […]

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Tiger Woods misses cut at U.S. Open after shooting 7-over 77 in second round

Tiger Woods shot a 7-over 77 in the second round to miss the cut at the U.S. Open at Winged Foot in Mamaroneck, New York. | Jamie Squire/Getty Images Woods has played Winged Foot eight times in three major championships, missing the cut twice and shooting a combined 29 over par. Tiger Woods has made […]

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the second woman to serve on the Supreme Court and a pioneering advocate for women’s rights, who in her ninth decade became a much younger generation’s unlikely cultural icon, died on Friday. She was 87. The cause was complications of metastatic pancreas cancer, the Supreme Court said. By the time two small […]

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