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Obama on U.S. protests: 'Let's not excuse violence ... or participate in it' June 1 (UPI) -- Former President Barack Obama on Monday urged those protesting the death of George Floyd across the United States to reject violence and focus their anger on making lasting changes politically. 8 hours ago

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Trump threatens to deploy military in response to George Floyd protests

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West Point cadets returning for graduation test positive for COVID-19

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Trump phone call with Putin covers Russia's attendance at G7

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Atlantic hurricane season begins; between 6 and 10 expected

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South Korea firm says COVID-19 antiviral drug results positive

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Senate returns to face bill for 2nd stimulus payment, mass protests

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Biden tells black leaders he will fight against institutional racism

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Apple, Amazon, Walmart, Target close some stores over rioting

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Music industry plans blackout after George Floyd's death

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Featured News - Astronauts enter space station on historic SpaceX mission

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John Hawkes hopes 'End of Sentence' brings fathers, sons closer

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Stars say 'Central Park' celebrates family, musicals, being outside

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U.S. News - Same-sex weddings generate billions to state, local economies, UCLA study says

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Report: Pandemic's U.S. economic hit could last 11 years, cost $8 trillion

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U.S. manufacturing reports show slight hope in long recovery ahead

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World News - WHO chief hopes to keep 'generous' U.S. aid after Trump pullout

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British gov't allows many schools, retailers to reopen

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Former South Korea 'comfort woman' under attack, Seoul's opposition says

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Entertainment News - Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Poison postpone stadium tour to 2021

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Netflix to stream new Korean drama 'Record of Youth'

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'Two Doors Down' renewed for a fifth season at BBC Two

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Odd News - Lottery player's lucky numbers pay off after nearly 40 years

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Brewery offers $20,000 to hike the Appalachian Trail, drink beer

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Knocking on Florida couple's door was two alligators fighting

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Health News - At least 3 feet of social distancing likely reduces COVID-19 spread, study confirms

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Stay-at-home orders could mean more obese children, study says

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Fewer pregnant women have COVID-19 than previously thought

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Science News - Pangolin, bat role in coronavirus path to humans remains unclear

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Astronomers find hot stars peppered with massive magnetic spots

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Some fish do better when the shoal is in disorder

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Defense News - Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System now has ground-to-ground capability

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British Royal Air Force struck Islamic State in Iraq four times in May

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Two airmen die in shooting at Grand Forks Air Force Base

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Sports News - Legendary Auburn football coach Pat Dye dies at 80

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Former boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. to pay for George Floyd's funeral services

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Clemson WR Justyn Ross to miss 2020 season because of neck, spinal issue

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U.S. protests death of George Floyd

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COVID-19 pandemic alters life in New York City

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Clint Eastwood turns 90: a look back

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Calf stranded in muddy pond rescued from drowning -- Animal rescuers in Britain said a calf was rescued from drowning in a mud pit, thanks to a sharp-eyed tram driver who spotted the bovine in distress.

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Sugary drinks biggest source of empty calories for kids -- U.S. children and teenagers are still downing too many "empty calories" -- primarily from sugary beverages, sweets and pizza, a new government study finds.

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Hawaii fishermen donate 220-pound tuna catch to healthcare workers -- A group of Hawaii fishermen who landed a pair of yellowfin tuna weighing a total 220 pounds donated the fish to healthcare workers at local hospitals.

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Facebook employees speak out against Zuckerberg, Trump tweets -- Facebook employees took to social media to express their opposition to CEO Mark Zuckerberg not taking down tweets believed to incite violence.

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Stowaway cat takes 750-mile trip in neighbor's moving truck -- An Australian woman was reunited with her cat after the pet stowed away on a neighbor's moving truck and took a journey of more than 700 miles.

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COVID-19 'immunity passports' pose range of issues -- Immunity passports are being touted as a way to reopen following COVID-19 lockdowns. But experts worry that practical and ethical problems make the idea unworkable and potentially dangerous to privacy and liberty.

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Supreme Court rules against Puerto Rico union, investor -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled against a labor union and a hedge fund that argued a government oversight board created to improve the island's financial stability is illegitimate.

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Unexploded World War II grenade found in British river -- Police in Britain responded to a river where a member of the public found an unexploded World War II grenade while fishing.

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Gallup: Most Americans say same-sex couples should be validated by law -- Sixty-seven percent of U.S. adults said they believe same-sex couples should be recognized by law as valid, matching the record high, Gallup said Monday.

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Gaming leads to less exercise, poor eating among college men, study finds -- Playing video games may lead college-aged men to exercise less and have poorer eating habits, a study presented Monday during the American Society of Nutrition's virtual conference has found.

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NFL, EA Sports extend exclusive partnership through 2026

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China warns of countermeasures after Pompeo congratulates Tsai

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Leukemia drug nilotinib safe, shows promise against Alzheimer's disease

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Federal appeals court temporarily blocks voting-by-mail expansion in Texas

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On June 1, 2009, Air France Flight 447 from Rio de Janeiro to Paris plunged into the Atlantic Ocean, killing all 228 people on board.

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What to binge next: Frighten yourself with horror TV shows - May 28 (UPI) -- Here are 11 scary TV shows streaming now to deliver more scares than even the longest running horror movie franchises.

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Police officers accused of violence often have a history of complaints

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