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U.S. President Donald J. Trump hosts a law enforcement roundtable on MS-13 at The White House in Washington, DC, February 06, 2018. (Photo by Chris Kleponis/Pool/Sipa USA)
President Donald J. Trump (Photo credit: Chris Kleponis/Pool/Sipa USA)
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
August 05, 2020 - 4:42 pm
In a first for the company, social media giant Facebook confirmed Wednesday it had removed a post from President Donald Trump’s page for promoting false claims about COVID-19.
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This photo shows a general view of the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020. The massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the city's port, damaging buildings across the capital and sending a giant mushroom cloud into the sky. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
AP News
August 05, 2020 - 3:58 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — Investigators probing the deadly blast that ripped across Beirut focused Wednesday on possible negligence in the storage of tons of a highly explosive fertilizer in a waterfront warehouse, while the government ordered the house arrest of several port officials. International aid...
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Eldis Sula
August 05, 2020 - 1:02 pm
A second grader in Cherokee County, Georgia has tested positive for coronavirus, just after one day of in-person classes. Read about the note to parents and next steps taken by the school district on RADIO.COM.
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Rebekah Sager
August 05, 2020 - 8:38 am
The cruise industry announced Wednesday, that is is voluntarily suspending all cruises in the U.S. until ‘at least’ October 31. Will this affect your trip?
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U.S. President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with members of the National Association of Police Organizations Leadership in the Cabinet Room of the White House July 31, 2020 in Washington, DC.
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KCBS Radio Overnight News
August 04, 2020 - 8:13 pm
Members of the Lincoln Project, the viral anti-Trump GOP group founded by veteran Republican strategists, have announced a new partnership with a number of Evangelical groups to mobilize voters of faith to make sure President Donald Trump is not re-elected this November. Beginning Wednesday, Vote...
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Boats are piled on each other at the Southport Marina following the effects of Hurricane Isaias in Southport, N.C., Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
AP News
August 04, 2020 - 8:02 pm
WINDSOR, N.C. (AP) — At least six people were killed as Tropical Storm Isaias spawned tornadoes and dumped rain Tuesday along the U.S. East Coast after making landfall as a hurricane in North Carolina, where it caused floods and fires that displaced dozens of people. Two people died when Isaias...
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Rebekah Sager
August 04, 2020 - 3:49 pm
Officials announced that the bodies of seven Marines and one sailor have been found - they went missing last week off San Clemente Island. See the details.
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Tarrah Gibbons
August 04, 2020 - 11:42 am
If you’re heading to the supermarket to buy red onions, you may want to be careful. Federal health officials linked a United States Salmonella outbreak to red onions.
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Census Worker Going Door to Door
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Tim Ryan
August 04, 2020 - 9:43 am
The pandemic has slowed efforts to complete the 2020 census, and a new announcement from the Trump administration is raising concerns that millions will go uncounted.
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August 04, 2020 - 5:29 am
The obituary of a Texas man who died from the coronavirus blamed government officials and selfish people for his death. His obituary has gone viral.
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