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September 22, 2020 - 4:48 pm
iStock/sshepard BY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (MADISON, Wisc.) -- Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers declared a new public health emergency Tuesday amid an "alarming" increase in COVID-19 cases since college campuses reopened. "We continue to learn more about this virus, but what we do know is that we are...
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September 22, 2020 - 3:31 pm
ABC News BY: ALEX PRESHA, AVERY MILLER, and HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- U.S. Air Force veteran Jawanna Hardy knows the tragic story behind all of the young faces she sees in a memorial for kids lost to gun violence in Washington, D.C. Hardy was a E3, Airman First Class, who served for six...
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September 22, 2020 - 3:11 pm
iStock/Marco Curaba BY: EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A woman has been arrested on hate crime charges one month after she allegedly hurled a glass bottle -- and a racial slur -- at a jogger, New York City police said. Around noon on Aug. 17, 37-year-old Tiffany Johnson was jogging in Queens...
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September 22, 2020 - 11:03 am
Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post via Getty Images By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Brooklyn municipal building will be renamed for hometown legend Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. Ginsburg, who died on Friday at age 87, was...
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September 22, 2020 - 10:06 am
FILE photo - LyleGregg/iStock By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (BAY LAKE, Fla.) -- Sept. 22 marks World Rhino Day and Disney's Animal Kingdom has a major announcement in the world of conservation: three white rhino are expected to give birth at the park. This is the first time that the park has...
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September 22, 2020 - 7:21 am
ABC News By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Since landfall Monday at 10 p.m. on the southern end of the Matagorda Peninsula in Texas, Beta has produced up to 10 inches of rain and caused flash flooding in southern Houston with water rescues as cars were stuck in the flood water. On Tuesday...
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September 22, 2020 - 6:58 am
narvikk/iStock By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 965,000 people worldwide. Over 31.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by...
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September 22, 2020 - 6:28 am
vmargineanu/iStock By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (KENOSHA, Wis.) -- Investigators in Wisconsin said Monday they are in the final stages of their probe of last month's shooting of Jacob Blake by a Kenosha police officer, and that their report will be reviewed by an experienced third party. Wisconsin...
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September 21, 2020 - 7:25 pm
Breonna Taylor Family BY: IVAN PEREIRA AND STEPHANIE WASH, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK)— Six Louisville Metro Police officers are under an internal investigation into their actions related to the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor, a police spokesman told ABC News. The department's Professional Standards Unit...
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September 21, 2020 - 5:26 pm
iStock/smolaw11 BY: CHEYENNE HESLETT, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Nearly nine million Americans are still without their stimulus checks seven months after the CARES Act passed, according to a new report Monday from the Government Accountability Office. The report also found key inconsistencies in...
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