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U.S. News - Disney's Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom reopen in Florida - July 11 (UPI) -- Florida's Walt Disney World reopened its Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom theme parks to the general public Saturday.

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U.S. News -- Appeals court denies stay for Daniel Lewis Lee; execution still delayed by lower court -- A federal appeals court has denied a stay of execution for death row inmate Daniel Lewis Lee, though the order has no bearing on a lower court's decision to temporarily block the lethal injection.

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U.S. News -- 6 shot, 2 stabbed, in Rochester, N.Y.'s second weekend of violence -- A second weekend of violence in Rochester, N.Y., has left eight people hospitalized with six shot and two stabbed.

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U.S. News -- U.S. sets another record for new daily cases of COVID-19 -- The United States set another single-day record of COVID-19 cases -- 63,900 -- according to a Johns Hopkins University global tracker.

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U.S. News -- Fay makes landfall along Jersey coast, heads for New England -- July 10 -- Fay weakened from a tropical storm to a post-tropical depression Saturday, one day after making landfall near Atlantic City, N.J.

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U.S. News -- Judge blocks what would've been 1st federal execution in 17 years -- A judge in Indiana issued a temporary injunction Friday effectively delaying the U.S. government's efforts to resume federal executions after 17 years.

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U.S. News -- President Donald Trump commutes Roger Stone's sentence -- President Donald Trump on Friday commuted the sentence of former campaign adviser Roger Stone, allowing him to avoid prison time for lying to Congress.

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U.S. News -- California to release 8,000 prisoners due to COVID-19 -- California announced plans Friday to release an additional 8,000 prisoners in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus in state prisons.

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Health News -- CDC data highlight racial disparities in spread, scope of COVID-19 pandemic -- More than 34 percent of all Hispanic and Latin Americans who died from COVID-19 across the United States were younger than 65, an analysis released Friday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found.

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U.S. News -- Markets see boost from Gilead coronavirus news -- The major U.S. stock indexes finished the week on the upswing Friday, spurred in part by a promising study from Gilead on a potential coronavirus treatment.

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U.S. News -- Salt Lake City mayor calls for peace after violent protests -- Salt Lake City's mayor called for peace ahead of expected protests Friday night, one day after protests turned violent.

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U.S. News -- Tropical Storm Fay forces Trump to postpone N.H. rally -- President Donald Trump has postponed his Saturday night outdoor rally near Portsmouth, N.H., because of Tropical Storm Fay, which is expected to drop heavy rain in the area Friday night and Saturday morning.

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U.S. News -- Electric truck-maker Rivian announces $2.5B investment -- Michigan-based electric vehicle company Rivian announced Friday it raised $2.5 billion in an investment round.

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Defense News -- Navy's first black female fighter pilot earns her wings -- The U.S. Navy acknowledged that Lt. Madeline Swegle completed training and will become its first black female tactical jet pilot in a July 31 ceremony.

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U.S. News -- Trump visits Florida amid state's dramatic rise in COVID-19 cases -- President Donald Trump traveled to South Florida Friday to visit U.S. Southern Command to discuss anti-drug operations and meet Venezuelans in the state, as it struggles to handle a dramatic rise in COVID-19 cases.

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Health News -- Survey: Michigan Medicaid expansion reduced number of residents in 'poor' health -- Medicaid expansion under the Healthy Michigan Plan has improved overall health among residents of poorer communities and people of color, according to the findings of a survey published by JAMA Network Open

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U.S. News -- Producer price index falls surprisingly in June -- The Labor Department said Friday the producer price index fell 0.2 percent in June after increasing in May, surprising some predictions.

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COVID-19: Serbia arrests 71 in protest over handling of pandemic

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Teenager dies after suspected shark attack in Australia

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Russians in Far East region protest arrest of regional governor

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India police fatally shoot man suspected of killing 8 policemen

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Police confirm 5 deaths in hostage situation at South African church

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