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September 22, 2020

A man known as the 'Dreadhead Cowboy' was arrested for riding his horse on a Chicago highway
Drivers on a Chicago highway saw an unusual sight on Monday afternoon: A single cowboy riding alongside vehicles, slowing down traffic amid rush hour. ... More >>

NYC subway station signs altered in tribute to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Several subway signs in New York City were temporarily altered to read "Ruth St" over the weekend to honor the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. ... More >>

Michael Lonsdale, actor who played Bond villain in 'Moonraker,' dies at 87
Michael Lonsdale, the British-French actor famous for playing one of James Bond's most iconic villains, has died at 87. ... More >>

Some Louisville federal buildings close ahead of expected Breonna Taylor announcement
Some federal buildings in downtown Louisville, Kentucky will be closed this week in a move believed to coincide with an expected announcement by Attorney General Daniel Cameron and his office's investigation into the killing of Breonna Taylor. ... More >>

Notable names on Trump's list of potential SCOTUS nominees
President Donald Trump has updated a roster of more than 20 potential Supreme Court nominees in recent weeks, a list that includes prominent and lesser-known conservatives who would undoubtedly tilt the court further rightward if one were appointed. ... More >>

Biden proposes 401(k) changes
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has a plan to change 401(k) retirement savings accounts to give low-income earners a bigger tax break up front. ... More >>

Trump is trying to rewrite history on the coronavirus. Here's the truth
CNN's Daniel Dale fact-checks President Donald Trump on his retelling of how the Covid-19 pandemic unfolded in the US. ... More >>

Understanding mail-in voting in the US
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Send your stories about voting issues
Are you having difficulty registering or voting, whether in person or by mail? Are you worried about receiving or returning your mail-in ballot? Do you believe you have seen or received disinformation relating to voting information or the election? ... More >>

Road to 270: Predict your own electoral map
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Six months into the pandemic, the US economic outlook is getting gloomier
The economic recovery might now be heading in the wrong direction. ... More >>

Trump is messing with TikTok. Here's what he wants
Who controls TikTok? Is the social media platform safe? Has a US ban been averted for good? ... More >>

Capitalism isn't working anymore. Here's how the pandemic could change it forever
Capitalism is in crisis. The pandemic could change it forever, in favor of workers and those in greatest need. ... More >>

4-year-old boy killed, four adults wounded in shooting
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'Trump 2020' painted in 6 locations on Route 44
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Friend, relative of defendant testify in arson trial
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Corn maze back for 12th year with social distancing
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City goes high tech to keep employees safe
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Dog stuck in drain lid rescued by firefighters
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Explosive ordinance found inside home
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Minorities hit hardest by Covid-19 induced recession
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Family credits charity for a new lease on life
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Officials brace for huge number of mail-in ballots
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Graciousness, attention to detail a way of life for Bill Mattison
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Man kept sandwich Richard Nixon ate 60 years ago
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Legislator apologizes over disparaging comments
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'Yumvee' is new outreach tool for police
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Community helps store reopen after looting
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Packers fans find new way to tailgate
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