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Massive explosion in Beirut kills at least 100, injures 4,000; US military believes it was 'terrible attack,' Donald Trump says

Stunning video shows a mushroom cloud decimating Beirut's port. Dozens have died, with the toll expected to climb.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Roger Marshall bests Kris Kobach in Kansas GOP race, plus other key takeaways from Tuesday's primaries

Michigan, Arizona, Kansas, Missouri and Washington all held primaries Tuesday. And the results are still slowly coming in.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Look before you lock: Child safety advocates worry about hot car deaths amid COVID-19 stress and rising temperatures

In the first seven months of 2020, 14 children in the U.S. died in hot cars, according to child safety website KidsAndCars.org.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Roger Marshall bests Kris Kobach in Kansas GOP Senate race, plus more key takeaways from Tuesday's primaries

Michigan, Arizona, Kansas, Missouri and Washington all held primaries Tuesday. And the results are still slowly coming in.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Live updates: Isaias' wrath leaves at least 5 dead and more than 3.1 million without power

Live updates on Isaias, which is bearing down on East Coast with heavy rain and the threat of storm surge. Over 3 million are without power.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Live updates: Isaias' wrath leaves at least 6 dead and more than 3.7 million without power

Live updates on Isaias, which is bearing down on East Coast with heavy rain and the threat of storm surge. Over 3 million are without power.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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'Dance Moms' star Maddie Ziegler, 17, apologizes for 'ignorant and racially insensitive' videos

Former "Dance Moms" star Maddie Ziegler, 17, took to her Instagram story on Tuesday to address old videos of herself that resurfaced on social media.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Live updates: Isaias weakens to post-tropical cyclone after killing at least 6 people and leaving more than 3.7 million without power

Live updates on Isaias, which is bearing down on East Coast with heavy rain and the threat of storm surge. Over 3 million are without power.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Former 'Ellen DeGeneres Show' DJ says he felt 'toxicity'; Portia de Rossi defends wife

After Ellen DeGeneres' apology following mistreatment allegations on Thursday, Portia de Rossi, Lea Thompson and others are giving their thoughts.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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California authorities recover 2,000 to 3,000 roosters in raid of alleged illegal cockfighting ring

Cockfighting is a sport in which two roosters specifically bred to fight are placed in a small ring and encouraged to fight to the death.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Dems, White House optimistic stimulus deal could be reached this week after both sides make concessions

Top Democrats and negotiators from the White House say a deal on a coronavirus stimulus package could be reached by the end of the week.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Coronavirus updates: US approaches 5M cases; California's numbers flawed due by technical glitch; officials crack down on parties

Trump says pandemic is "under control as much as you can control it." States are pushing for more remdesivir. Latest coronavirus news.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Live updates: Isaias' wrath leaves 4 dead and more than 3.3 million without power

Live updates on Isaias, which is bearing down on East Coast with heavy rain and the threat of storm surge. Over 2 million are without power.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Live updates: Isaias' wrath leaves at least 4 dead and more than 3.1 million without power

Live updates on Isaias, which is bearing down on East Coast with heavy rain and the threat of storm surge. Over 3 million are without power.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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How to create a space for online learning at home

As many schools start to opt for online learning, here are tips to minimize distractions at home.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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'It was really, really hard': Mike Trout laments leaving behind wife and newborn son to rejoin Angels teammates

It was painful leaving his wife and newborn son behind, but Mike Trout is committed to the Angels, yet wishes MLB tested for COVID more often.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Harry Shearer reacts to 'Simpsons' decision to stop white actors voicing POC characters

"The Simpsons" announced that white actors would no longer voice non-white characters, but star Harry Shearer appears to have a different view.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano set to star in planned 'Who's the Boss' sequel produced by Norman Lear

A planned 'Who's the Boss' sequel would catch up with Tony (Tony Danza) and daughter Samantha (Alyssa Milano) 30 years after the original series.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Horror film 'Host,' about haunted Zoom call, captures 'the mood of lockdown,' critics say

How scary can a haunting via Zoom actually be? Though its premise may sound wacky, most critics agree: the horror film "Host" serves serious frights.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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'Happy Bday to my President and my friend': LeBron James sends birthday wishes to Barack Obama

Former President Barack Obama turned 59 on Tuesday, and Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James extended a birthday wish to the 44th president.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Live updates: Isaias' wrath leaves 4 dead and more than 3.2 million without power

Live updates on Isaias, which is bearing down on East Coast with heavy rain and the threat of storm surge. Over 2 million are without power.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Novavax becomes fifth COVID-19 vaccine developer to release promising early results

The candidate vaccine seems to have generated an immune reaction similar to those in people who have recovered from COVID-19, the data shows.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Sen. Lindsey Graham holds one-point lead in tight SC race for reelection, poll finds

The poll found Graham with a one-point lead in his quest for a fourth term, which is within the survey's 4-point margin of error.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Chad Daybell, husband of Lori Vallow, will face trial after missing kids found dead on his property, Idaho judge rules

Tuesday's hearing began with a friend of Lori Vallow testifying about the September 2019 weekend when JJ, Vallow's son, was last seen.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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'She deserved better': Zoe Saldana apologizes for playing Nina Simone, breaks down in tears

Zoe Saldana says Nina Simone "deserved better" than her controversial portrayal of the  famed jazz singer in the 2016 biopic "Nina."          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Disney lost nearly $5 billion while theme parks were closed due to coronavirus

The Walt Disney Company's theme park closures due to the coronavirus pandemic took their toll on the company's balance sheet in the third quarter.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump says massive explosion in Beirut appears to be an attack but local officials are still investigating

Trump said the explosion appears to have been attack, a "bomb of some kind," rather than a manufacturing accident.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Did you use Google+? You may be owed some money from class-action privacy settlement

Go to a website to register for the class-action Google+ lawsuit, and you could get a cup of coffee or possibly a cheap lunch with what you're owed.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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WNBA players wear shirts backing political opponent of Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler

WNBA players have escalated their opposition to Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) by wearing shirts supporting one of her opponents in the election.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Massive explosion in Beirut kills at least 70, injures 3,000; US military believes it was 'terrible attack,' Donald Trump says

Stunning video shows a mushroom cloud decimating Beirut's port. Dozens have died, with the toll expected to climb.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, US, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Beirut