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RADIO.COM Staff
June 30, 2020 - 1:53 pm
Many Americans got their first stimulus check, others are still waiting, but most feel the $1,200 one-time payment isn’t adequate assistance for those who have fallen on hard times. Is a second stimulus check likely? Read on to find out.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 30, 2020 - 1:44 pm
As protesters across the nation demanded police accountability, some have turned violent. A teenager spent hours cleaning up after a protest and was rewarded a car and a college scholarship.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 30, 2020 - 1:42 pm
A stranger who saved a man who suffered a medical emergency while driving last month was later hit with his $1,000 hospital bill. Read more on whether or not the man had to pay the bill.
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Eldis Sula
June 30, 2020 - 1:42 pm
On Monday, President Donald Trump strongly signaled the prospect of a ‘very generous’ stimulus check when he was asked whether he will give taxpayers a second COVID-19 relief package.
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John Bolton
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 9:10 am
Multiple reports say President Donald Trump was briefed early last year about an alleged Russian plot to offer bounties for the Taliban to kill American troops in Afghanistan.
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FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2017 file photo, American soldiers wait on the tarmac in Logar province, Afghanistan. Top officials in the White House were aware in early 2019 of classified intelligence indicating Russia was secretly offering bounties to the Taliban for the deaths of Americans, a full year earlier than has been previously reported. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, File)
Associated Press
June 30, 2020 - 7:49 am
Top officials in the White House were aware in early 2019 of classified intelligence indicating Russia was secretly offering bounties to the Taliban for the deaths of Americans, a full year earlier than has been previously reported, according to U.S. officials with direct knowledge of the...
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Joseph James DeAngelo, center, charged with being the Golden State Killer, is helped up by his attorney, Diane Howard, as Sacramento Superior Court Judge Michael Bowman enters the courtroom in Sacramento, Calif., Monday June 29, 2020. DeAngelo pleaded guilty to multiple counts of murder and other charges 40 years after a sadistic series of assaults and slayings in California. Due to the large numbers of people attending, the hearing was held at a ballroom at California State University, Sacramento to allow for social distancing. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Associated Press
June 29, 2020 - 11:14 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A former police officer who terrorized California as a serial burglar and rapist and went on to kill more than a dozen people while evading capture for decades pleaded guilty Monday to murders attributed to the Golden State Killer. Joseph James DeAngelo Jr. had remained...
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Christopher Columbus
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 8:11 pm
Crews removed a statue of Christopher Columbus from its pedestal about a block from the state Capitol in Connecticut early Monday morning amid national conversations about the explorer's legacy.
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White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany speaks during a press briefing at the White House, Monday, June 29, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
June 29, 2020 - 7:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight Republican lawmakers attended a White House briefing Monday about explosive allegations that Russia secretly offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants for killing American troops in Afghanistan — intelligence the president himself was said to have not been fully read in...
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FILE - In this undated photo, John Wayne appears during the filming of "The Horse Soldiers." In the latest move to change place names in light of U.S. racial history, leaders of Orange County’s Democratic Party are pushing to drop film legend Wayne’s name, statue and other likenesses from the county’s airport because of his racist and bigoted comments. (AP Photo, File)
AP News
June 29, 2020 - 6:25 pm
In the latest move to change U.S. place names tied to racist groups and ideas, leaders of Orange County’s Democratic Party are pushing to drop film legend John Wayne’s name from the county’s airport because of his racist and bigoted comments. The request was immediately contested by the head of the...
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