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AP Top Stories August 5 AHere's the latest for Tuesday August 5th: Trump backs mail voting in Florida battleground; Fireworks, ammonium nitrate likely fueled Beirut explosion; Districts go round and round on school bus reopening plans; A London museum prepares to reopen.
 
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News video: Top Stories, Sports and Business News — August 4

Top Stories, Sports and Business News — August 4 02:46

From an update on college sports to details on the global pandemic, here are the stories making headlines in the world of sports and business on Tuesday, August 4.

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Swing state voters weigh in on U.S. election [Video]

Swing state voters weigh in on U.S. election

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and U.S. President Donald Trump are about even in Pennsylvania and North Carolina, while the former vice president leads in Michigan and Wisconsin, according to Reuters/Ipsos opinion polls released this week. This report produced by Chris Dignam.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 02:48Published

Bloomberg raises millions to help Florida felons vote

Just days after after Florida Governor Ron DeSantis won a court victory to keep felons from voting until they've paid off fines, restitution and court fees,..
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U.S. Coast Guard rescues seven people clinging to capsized boat off Florida coast

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued seven people clinging to the side of a capsized boat in rough waters off the coast of Florida on September 20.

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A Florida island has turned into multiple islands after Hurricane Sally slices through

Hurricane Sally gouged three 'breaches' into the undeveloped eastern tip of Perdido Key in Florida, creating three small islands.

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Donald Trump Donald Trump 45th president of the United States

Who Is Trump's Top SCOTUS Pick [Video]

Who Is Trump's Top SCOTUS Pick

Pres. Donald Trump has a short list for judges to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court. Trump plans to make the announcement on Saturday, September 26th 2020 at 5pm EST. Trump claims the country will need all nine justices in order to decide on the legality of mail-in ballots following the November elections. CNN reports that Trump has not finalized his decision. With days to go until he announces his pick on Saturday, his thinking could change.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:34Published

Trump tells U.N. General Assembly to hold China accountable for COVID-19

President Trump heavily criticized China in his pre-taped remarks to the U.N. General Assembly. Former U.S. Ambassador to China, Max Baucus, who is also a former..
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Huawei battling 'non-stop aggression' from US [Video]

Huawei battling 'non-stop aggression' from US

The telecoms company is facing mounting pressure from the Trump administration, which last month intensified restrictions limiting Huawei's access to crucial chipsets.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:21Published

Examining Trump's claim about timing of 29 Supreme Court vacancies

Including Ginsburg, there have been 16 vacancies on the Supreme Court that have occurred during an election year.
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Jeff Daniels on new series "The Comey Rule" and playing former FBI director

Jeff Daniels joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss his role as former FBI Director James Comey. The Showtime two-part series "The Comey Rule" first follows the..
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Beirut Beirut Capital and chief port of Lebanon

Blast rocks Hezbollah stronghold in south Lebanon

BEIRUT (AP) — An explosion shook a Hezbollah stronghold in southern Lebanon on Tuesday, sending thick grey smoke billowing over the village, but the cause was..
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Lebanese president warns of 'hell' if no new gov't formed

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's president warned Monday that the crisis-hit country could be going to “hell” if a new government was not formed soon. In a..
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Lebanon crisis: Fire erupts in shopping centre near Beirut’s port

The blaze is the third in a week in a city still reeling from a devastating explosion in August.
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Fire erupts in central Beirut

Beirut [Lebanon], September 15 (ANI/Sputnik): A fire broke out early on Tuesday at a cultural facility in the centre of the Lebanese...
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Music tribute resonates across Beirut [Video]

Music tribute resonates across Beirut

Music from a destroyed church echoed through Beirut on Tuesday to mourn those lost in the August 4 port explosion and to pray for those who were wounded.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:18Published

London London Capital of the United Kingdom

The Game Awards return December 10th

The Game Awards, an annual award show hosted by Geoff Keighley, is returning December 10th. This year’s festivities are taking a “multi-city approach,”..
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Why Are Amnesty International Monitors Not Able to Observe the Assange Hearing?

Earlier this month, the street outside the Old Bailey criminal court in London, where Julian Assange’s extradition hearing has been taking place, was..
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Michel Barnier arrives in London for trade talks

Michel Barnier says the European Commission “will remain calm, respectful and determined” in trade talks. ......
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Meghan Markle denies collaborating with Finding Freedom authors [Video]

Meghan Markle denies collaborating with Finding Freedom authors

Meghan Markle's lawyers have denied she collaborated with the authors of a new book about her life with British royal Prince Harry at a court hearing in London on Monday

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO    Duration: 01:05Published
Michel Barnier arrives in London for fresh post-Brexit trade deal talks [Video]

Michel Barnier arrives in London for fresh post-Brexit trade deal talks

The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier arrives by Eurostar at St PancrasInternational station, London, for informal talks with the UK Government, asefforts continue to strike a post-Brexit trade deal.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:43Published

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Helmet camera footage shows a base jumper's incredibly rapid descent into a canyon in the Dolomites, Italy. The video filmed on August 22 shows Eric Magut launching himself odd the top of a mountain..

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How construction workers are breaking mental health stigmas [Video]

How construction workers are breaking mental health stigmas

The CDC lists the construction industry as having one of the highest suicide rates in the country.

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Las Vegas police investigate deadly crash near Russell Road, Maryland Parkway [Video]

Las Vegas police investigate deadly crash near Russell Road, Maryland Parkway

One person is dead after a crash near Russell Road and Maryland Parkway overnight. Police say a gray Chrysler hit a traffic signal, and even though the car was severely damaged, the person in the car..

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