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June 30, 2020 - 9:58 am
CasPhotography/iStock By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, SOO RIN KIM and KATHERINE FAULDERS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- On June 11, a month and a half into reopening efforts in Texas, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner issued a dire warning. "The virus is not under control, the community spread is not under control," he...
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June 30, 2020 - 8:26 am
ABC News By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Charleston Fire in Douglas County, Colorado, forced hundreds of families to flee their homes Monday as the fire quickly grew to 500 acres. Nearly four dozen wildfires are currently burning in the West all the way from California to Nebraska. Gusty...
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June 30, 2020 - 6:39 am
amphotora/iStock By MATT GUTMAN, ABC News (LOS ANGELES) -- In the days after 24-year-old Robert Fuller was found dead hanging from a tree in the Palmdale, California, town square, a rumor began to circulate -- that Fuller killed himself because he had been arrested on an alleged lewd charge. Fuller...
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June 30, 2020 - 6:34 am
Myriam Borzee/iStock By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 504,000 people worldwide. Over 10.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data...
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June 30, 2020 - 6:27 am
RichLegg/iStock By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A 72-year-old woman was gored multiple times by a bison in Yellowstone National Park after trying to get a close up picture of the animal. The incident occurred on the evening of June 25 at the female’s campsite at Bridge Bay Campground in...
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June 30, 2020 - 6:25 am
tillsonburg/iStock By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the novel coronavirus tightened its deadly grip on New York City in the spring, police went on a social distancing crackdown. Instead of the move sending a message about the importance of preventing the spread of the contagion, it...
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June 29, 2020 - 9:13 pm
iStock/nirat By: BILL HUTCHINSON and ALEX PEREZ, ABC News (MINNEAPOLIS) -- The four fired Minneapolis police officers criminally charged in the death of George Floyd appeared before a judge on Monday for a brief pre-trial hearing that was also attended by Floyd's aunt and uncle, who sat in the...
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June 29, 2020 - 6:04 pm
File photo. 400tmax /iStock By Joshua Hoyos and Meredith Deliso, ABC News (JACKSONVILLE) -- One person has been killed and another two injured in a shooting outside an Amazon fulfillment center in Jacksonville, Florida, police said. This is a developing story. Please check back for updates...
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June 29, 2020 - 4:45 pm
urbazon / iStock By Bill Hutchinson, ABC News St. Louis police confirmed on Monday that they are investigating a confrontation caught on cellphone video of some white neighbors of Mayor Lyda Krewson pointing guns at protesters marching by their mansion on the way to the mayor's home. The episode...
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Georgia Justice Project
June 29, 2020 - 2:39 pm
Georgia Justice Project By Ivan Pereira, ABC News They've done their time behind bars and been on good behavior since their release, but advocates say some of Georgia's 4.2 million former felons are still shackled by their past deeds. While the state's unemployment rate was around 3.4% before the...
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