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Federal police make an arrest as they confront protesters in front of the Mark O. Hatfield federal courthouse in downtown Portland as the city experiences another night of unrest on July 26, 2020 in Portland, Oregon.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
July 27, 2020 - 5:00 pm
As clashes between protesters and federal agents in Portland continue, the Trump Administration is reportedly planning to send up to 100 more reinforcements to the city. To discuss, we were joined on KCBS Radio’s "The State Of California" by former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet...
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Eldis Sula
July 27, 2020 - 3:23 pm
As the country continues to grapple with the effects of coronavirus, many Americans are eagerly wondering what will be included in a second stimulus relief bill. Here’s a look at the new proposal put forth by Senate Republicans on Monday.
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A baseball with MLB logo is seen at Citizens Bank Park before a game between the Washington Nationals and Philadelphia Phillies on June 28, 2018 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Tim Ryan
July 27, 2020 - 2:23 pm
Could the outbreak of COVID-19 amongst members of the Miami Marlins be the start of the same throughout the sport? An infectious disease control specialist at University of California, San Francisco wouldn't be surprised if it doesn’t stop with just one team.
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FILE - This March 16, 2020 file photo shows vials used by pharmacists to prepare syringes used on the first day of a first-stage safety study clinical trial of the potential vaccine for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute in Seattle. The world's biggest COVID-19 vaccine test got underway Monday, July 27 with the first of 30,000 planned volunteers. The experimental vaccine is made by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., and it's one of several candidates in the final stretch of the global vaccine race. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
AP News
July 27, 2020 - 6:47 am
The world’s biggest COVID-19 vaccine study got underway Monday with the first of 30,000 planned volunteers helping to test shots created by the U.S. government -- one of several candidates in the final stretch of the global vaccine race. There’s still no guarantee that the experimental vaccine,...
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Rebekah Sager
July 27, 2020 - 6:35 am
President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Robert O’Brien, has tested positive for COVID-19. O’Brien is the highest-ranking official in the Trump administration.
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An Oahu resident packing his surfboard on his bike rides through a deserted Waikiki on Kalakaua Ave., Sunday, July 26, 2020, in Honolulu. Most of Oahu residents are taking shelter preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Douglas. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)
AP News
July 26, 2020 - 6:02 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Heavy rain and wind gusts battered Maui on Sunday as Hurricane Douglas swirled off the coast of Hawaii and officials urged residents to take shelter. Forecasters said the Category 1 hurricane would pass close to Oahu and potentially even make a direct hit on the island, which is...
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Austin police investigate a homicide shooting which occurred at a demonstration against police violence in downtown Austin, Saturday, July 25, 2020. (Stephen Spillman/Austin American-Statesman via AP)
AP News
July 26, 2020 - 5:14 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police have identified an armed protester who was shot and killed by a person who had driven into a crowd at a demonstration against police violence in the Texas capital. Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said Garrett Foster, 28, was shot and killed Saturday night as...
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Jeffrey Schaub
July 26, 2020 - 4:55 pm
Major sports leagues are providing COVID-19 testing for thousands of athletes at a time when testing for the general public is limited nationwide.
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks with reporters about the coronavirus relief package negotiations, at the White House, Thursday, July 23, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP News
July 26, 2020 - 2:48 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday assailed Republican “disarray” over a new pandemic relief package as the White House suggested a narrower effort might be necessary, at least for now. The California Democrat panned the Trump administration's desire to trim an expiring...
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Adam Warner
July 26, 2020 - 1:07 pm
President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that there has been a change of plans as to whether or not he will throw out a ceremonial first pitch at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 15.
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