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Italy's Jacobs beats USA's Kerley for Olympic gold in men's 100 dash

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Caeleb Dressel's dominant day boosts USA's Olympic medal lead - Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Swimmer Caeleb Dressel earned his fourth and fifth gold medals of the 2020 Summer Games to headline a 13-medal day for the Americans and push Team USA to 59 overall Sunday in Tokyo, eight more than second-place China. 8 hours ago

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Gymnasts Skinner, Lee medal for USA; Biles pulls out of fifth event

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Tennis: German Alexander Zverev wins gold at 2020 Summer Games

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Calif. court strikes law on transgender pronoun use in nursing homes

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World News - Taliban threatening capture of Afghanistan provincial capital

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Six orphaned kittens rescued from storm drain in New York

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Health News - Teen heart risk from COVID-19 far exceeds that of vaccination, study says

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Deaths from Alzheimer's disease far more common in rural U.S., study says

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Study: Severe opioid overdoses up by nearly one-third during pandemic

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Science News - See the rings of Saturn during annual astronomical phenomenon

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Without genetic variation, asexual invasive species find other ways to adapt

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Study: Understanding negative vaccine view of skeptics could get more people vaccinated

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Defense News - Hypersonic missile booster rocket fails to ignite in test

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British military launches its own Space Command with official opening

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Navy tests MQ-4C unmanned aerial vehicles with upgraded sensors

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Sports News - Olympics: Triathletes, swimmers, shooters, sprinters medal for USA

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Team USA baseball beats South Korea, earns top seed for Olympic knockout round

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Switzerland's Belinda Bencic wins tennis gold medal, Novak Djokovic suffers another upset

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Dixie and Tamarack fires slow, evacuation orders ease -- The Dixie wildfire, which grew to over 220,000 acres, and the Tamarack Fire are now slowing down.

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108 evacuated from Denver-area due to mudslides, heavy rain -- Interstate 70 at Glenwood Canyon is closed after a flash flood warning and multiple mudslides.

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Police presence deters Sydney's anti-COVID-19 lockdown protest -- Police deterred Saturday's protest against the COVID-19 lockdown in Sydney after last week's protest turned violent.

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Man killed by multiple bee stings from 100-pound beehive, others injured -- One person was killed and several others were injured when bees from a 100-pound beehive stung people in an Arizona neighborhood.

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Orca stranded on rocks during Alaska's low tide, returns to sea -- A 20-foot orca that was stranded on a rocky southeast Alaskan beach floated back to sea later the same day during high tide, local officials said.

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Boris Johnson's wife expecting baby later this year after earlier miscarriage -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's wife, Carrie Johnson, is pregnant with the couple's second child after having a miscarriage earlier this year, she announced.

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December's SolarWinds breach hit dozens of U.S. attorneys' offices -- SolarWinds hack breached emails in dozens of U.S. attorneys' offices, the U.S. Department of Justice said in update.

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Green line trains crash in Boston, injuring 23 people -- Two Green Line trains crashed in Boston, injuring 23 people. None of the injuries were life-threatening, authorities said.

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New Orleans restores mask mandate, requires employees be vaccinated -- Amid a rise in COVID-19 cases due to the Delta variant, New Orleans has required all city employees and contractors be vaccinated and reinstated a citywide mask mandate.

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Team USA's Xander Schauffele claims gold in Olympic golf

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New Russian module unexpectedly fires thrusters after docking at space station - ORLANDO, Fla., July 29 (UPI) -- The new Russian Nauka module for the International Space Station unexpectedly fired thrusters Thursday, temporarily knocking the space station out of its normal position, NASA announced.

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Congress moves to reclaim its war powers

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