Juan Cruz, boyfriend of Army soldier Vanessa Guillén, kneels in front of a mural honoring her Sunday, July 5, 2020, in Houston.

Army: Independent probe coming after Fort Hood soldier death

U.S. Army officials announced Friday they will begin an independent review of the command climate at Fort Hood following calls from members of Congress and community activists for a more thorough investigation into the killing of a soldier from the Texas base.

After lobbying, Catholic Church received at least $1.4 billion in virus aid

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Archbishop Timothy Dolan led an Easter Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York. The New York archdiocese received at least four large Paycheck Pro
The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used a special and unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4 billion in taxpayer-backed coronavirus aid, with many millions going to dioceses that have paid huge settlements or sought bankruptcy protection because of clergy sexual abuse cover-ups.

Wisconsin man charged with hate crime in fatal crash

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A Wisconsin State Patrol officer takes photos of a crash scene involving a pick-up truck and a motorcycle, Friday, July 3, 2020, northeast of the city
A Mexican American man from Wisconsin is charged with homicide as a hate crime because prosecutors say he intentionally crashed his pickup truck into a motorcyclist and killed the man because he was white.
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Fay downgraded to depression; expected to dissipate Sunday

Tropical depression Fay moved north over New York early Saturday and was expected to continue to weaken through the weekend, forecasters said.
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Foreign students weigh studying in person vs. losing visas

International students worried about a new immigration policy that could potentially cost them their visas say they feel stuck between being unnecessarily exposed during the coronavirus pandemic and being able to finish their studies in America.
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MN Lottery

MINNEAPOLIS _ These Minnesota lotteries were drawn Friday:6-7-4(six, seven, four)20-27-33-38-42(twenty, twenty-seven, thirty-three, thirty-eight, forty-two)Estimated jackpot: $170,00010-15-20-49-53, Mega Ball: 22, Megaplier: 5(ten, fifteen, twenty, forty-nine, fifty-three;…
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

ATLANTA _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:10-15-20-49-53, Mega Ball: 22, Megaplier: 5(ten, fifteen, twenty, forty-nine, fifty-three; Mega…
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Trump threatens to pull tax exemption for schools, colleges

In his push to get schools and colleges to reopen this fall, President Donald Trump is again taking aim at their finances, this time threatening…
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July 10

It's not just the presidency: Trump is changing the Congress

Donald Trump isn't just changing the presidency during his first term in office. He's also changing Congress.
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Storm clouds hang over Trump's attempted campaign reboot

Friday was supposed to be the day President Donald Trump's campaign reboot itself got a reboot. Instead, it hit another snag.
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July 10

Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

President Donald Trump has commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone, intervening in extraordinary fashion in a criminal case that was central to the Russia investigation and that concerned the president's own conduct.
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Today in History

Today in HistoryToday is Saturday, July 11, the 193rd day of 2020. There are 173 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On July 11,…
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Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

President Donald Trump on Friday commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone, intervening in extraordinary fashion in a criminal case that was central to the Russia investigation and that concerned the president's own conduct.
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A pedestrian avoids being splashed by passing automobiles during heavy rain brought by Tropical Storm Fay, Friday, July 10, 2020, in New York. Beaches

Tropical Storm Fay weakens after New Jersey landfall

Tropical Storm Fay made landfall in New Jersey on Friday amid heavy, lashing rains that closed beaches and flooded shore town streets, before weakening as it moved over New Jersey.
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The Latest: China rejects food imports after virus detected

New coronavirus cases have dropped sharply in China, and authorities are turning their attention to concerns that the virus could spread through imported food.
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Pick 4' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Daily Pick 4" game were:1-8-7-3(one, eight, seven, three)¶ Maximum prize: $500
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Pick 3' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Daily Pick 3" game were:3-4-7(three, four, seven)¶ Maximum prize: $500
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Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were:02-04-05-07-08-09-10-13-14-18-20(two, four, five, seven, eight, nine,…
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Badger 5' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Badger 5" game were:02-05-19-20-26(two, five, nineteen, twenty, twenty-six)Estimated jackpot: $45,000¶ Maximum…
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Winning numbers drawn in 'SuperCash' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "SuperCash" game were:01-06-09-14-16-21, Doubler: N(one, six, nine, fourteen, sixteen, twenty-one; Doubler:…
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Thomas spoke, Roberts ruled in unusual Supreme Court term

Justice Clarence Thomas spoke and Chief Justice John Roberts ruled.
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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump at a discussion, that also included Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, about safely reopening Americ

Trump undercuts health experts — again — in schools debate

The White House seating chart spoke volumes.
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NY eases visitor ban aimed at curbing virus in nursing homes

Certain nursing homes in New York can allow visitors — with restrictions — starting July 15 as the state eases a ban aimed at limiting the spread of COVID-19 among vulnerable elderly residents.