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Court denies request to revive US pipeline permit programA U.S. appeals court has turned down a request by the Trump administration to revive a permit program for new oil and gas pipelines that was canceled by a lower court
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Un manifestante sostiene una pancarta mientras salta en repetidas ocasiones para que los policías que se encuentran al fondo puedan verlo el miércoles 27 de mayo de 2020 en la casa del agente Derek Chauvin, quien fue despedido de la policía de Minneapolis, a las afueras de Oakdale, Minnesota. (Jeff Wheeler/Star Tribune vía AP)
Officer accused in black man's death involved in 3 shootingsThe white Minneapolis police officer accused of killing a black man by kneeling on his neck while he was handcuffed has a service record that includes three shooting incidents, nearly 20 complaints and two letters of reprimand
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With a gay protagonist, Pixar short 'Out' makes historyThe nine-minute Pixar short “Out” features the animation studio's first LGBTQ protagonist
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U.S. joins G7 artificial intelligence group to counter ChinaThe U.S. has joined an international panel for setting ethical guidelines for the use of artificial intelligence, after the Trump administration had earlier dismissed the idea
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FILE - In this April 8, 2020, file photo, an empty Parkview Field minor league baseball stadium is shown in downtown Fort Wayne, Ind. Unlike the NFL, NBA or Major League Baseball that can run on television revenue, it's impossible for some minor sports leagues in North America to go on in empty stadiums and arenas in light of the coronavirus pandemic. These attendance-driven leagues might not play again at all in 2020, putting some teams in danger of surviving at all and potentially changing the landscape of minor league sports in the future. (Mike Moore/The Journal-Gazette via AP, File)
At least 8 MLB teams pledge more stipends to minor leaguersAt least eight major league franchises have informed minor leaguers they will continue to provide allowances after the May 31 expiration of Major League Baseball’s policy guarantying those players $400 per week
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UN, host UK set new date for climate talks in November 2021Host Britain says the next global climate talks will be held in Glasgow from Nov. 1-12, 2021
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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper listens to a question during a briefing on the coronavirus pandemic at the Emergency Operations Center in Raleigh, N.C., Tuesday, May 26, 2020. (Ethan Hyman/The News & Observer via AP)
North Carolina governor: RNC hasn't submitted safety planNorth Carolina’s governor said Thursday that his administration hasn’t received the written safety plan for the upcoming Republican National Convention requested by his health secretary in response to President Donald Trump’s demands for a full-scale event
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Loren Sweatt, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health, prepares to testify before a House Committee on Education and Labor Subcommittee on Workforce Protections hearing examining the federal government's actions to protect workers from COVID-19, Thursday, May 28, 2020 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Chip Somodevilla/Pool via AP)
Democrats charge OSHA isn't protecting front-line workersDeaths from the coronavirus have now topped 100,000 in the United States, and Democrats are criticizing the Trump administration for what they say is a failure to protect front-line workers, including those at meatpacking plants and health-care facilities where outbreaks of the disease are spiking
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Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie testifies during a House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 28, 2020, on the Department of Veterans Affairs response to COVID-19. (Anna Moneymaker/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
VA says it'll stop almost all use of unproven drug on vetsVeterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie says his department has all but stopped use of an unproven malaria drug on veterans with COVID-19
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