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David Caplan
September 23, 2020 - 1:30 pm
Louisville police officer Brett Hankison was charged with Wanton Endangerment in deadly shooting of Breonna Taylor, a judge announced Wednesday.
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Associated Press
September 23, 2020 - 5:18 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Uncle Ben's rice brand is getting a new name: Ben's Original. Parent firm Mars Inc. unveiled the change Wednesday for the 70-year-old brand, the latest company to drop a logo criticized as a racial stereotype. Packaging with the new name will hit stores next year. “We listened...
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Associated Press
September 22, 2020 - 7:53 am
Police arrested a man in Chicago who led them on a several-mile police chase on horseback.
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FILE - In this April 6, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg applauds after a performance in her honor after she spoke about her life and work during a discussion at Georgetown Law School in Washington. The Supreme Court says Ginsburg has died of metastatic pancreatic cancer at age 87. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Associated Press
September 18, 2020 - 9:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice, died Friday at her home in Washington. She was 87. Ginsburg died of complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer, the court said. Her death just over six...
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FILE - Icons for the smartphone apps TikTok and WeChat are seen on a smartphone screen in Beijing, in a Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 file photo. The Commerce Department said President Trump’s proposed ban of the apps WeChat and TikTok will go into effect Sunday, Sept. 20, to “safeguard the national security of the United States.” The government said its order, previously announced by Trump in August, will “combat China’s malicious collection of American citizens’ personal data.” (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
Associated Press
September 18, 2020 - 5:24 pm
The U.S. Commerce Department said Friday it will ban Chinese-owned TikTok and WeChat from U.S. app stores on Sunday and will bar the apps from accessing essential internet services in the U.S. — a move that could effectively wreck the operation of both Chinese services for U.S. users. TikTok won't...
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Brian Kelly
September 18, 2020 - 12:07 pm
Washington University in St. Louis researcher says it's possible a COVID-19 vaccine will not be developed.
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Lizzy Buczak
September 18, 2020 - 11:23 am
Despite the influx of COVID cases following the Sturgis motorcycle rally, a gathering of thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts was given the green light at Lake of the Ozarks. Read about the concerns that it’ll become a superspreader.
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Eldis Sula
September 16, 2020 - 3:44 pm
The federal government has outlined plans that will make a coronavirus vaccine available for free to all Americans. Learn when and how the vaccine campaign is expected to launch on RADIO.COM.
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KCBS Radio Staff
September 14, 2020 - 3:34 pm
President Donald Trump and California officials locked horns Monday over the immediacy of climate change and its impact on the state’s wildfires.
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