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Lebanese confront devastation after massive Beirut explosion that left at least 100 dead


Residents of Beirut confronted a scene of utter devastation on Wednesday, a day after a massive explosion at the port rippled across the Lebanese capital, killing at least 100 people, wounding thousands and leaving entire city blocks flooded with glass and rubble.

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What we know now about COVID-19: Recovery is hard, masks help, children can be carriers and more


The situation with COVID-19 is both better and worse than we knew a few months ago. Here are 6 things we now know about COVID-19

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“Too many are selfish”: U.S. nears 5 million coronavirus cases


Fourth of July gatherings, graduation parties, no-mask weddings, crowded bars — there are reasons the U.S. has racked up more than 155,000 coronavirus deaths, by far the most of any country, and is fast approaching an off-the-charts 5 million confirmed infections, easily the highest in the world.

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Judge sentences ex-MSU coach Kathie Klages to jail in Larry Nassar-related case


A former Michigan State University head gymnastics coach was sentenced Tuesday to 90 days in jail for lying to police during an investigation into ex-Olympic and university doctor Larry Nassar.

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Trump nursing home plan limits supply of free COVID-19 tests


The Trump administration’s plan to provide every nursing home with a fast COVID-19 testing machine comes with an asterisk: The government won’t supply enough test kits to check staff and residents beyond an initial couple of rounds.

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Boulder says go outside, but limits access to one of its most diverse outdoor community spots


“You see Latinos, whites, Blacks — you see us all swimming together because that’s a sense of community. You should be able to feel a sense of freedom when you go outside.”

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Teachers rally in Colorado and nationwide on day of action


Educators in cities including Denver rallied Monday during a national day of action to call attention to their concerns about reopening schools as coronavirus cases continue to rise in many parts of the country.

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CSU Rams conduct 150 COVID-19 tests Monday, future of football clearer by end of week


The CSU Rams should know later this week how serious the spate of coronavirus positives runs within the football team.

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Colorado sees drop in new COVID-19 cases after 6 weeks of increases


The number of new coronavirus cases in Colorado dropped 18% last week, marking the first week-over-week decline since confirmed infections began increasing in the state a month-and-a-half ago.

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Colorado sees drop in new COVID-19 cases after 6 weeks of increases


The number of new coronavirus cases in Colorado dropped 18% last week, marking the first week-over-week decline since confirmed infections began increasing in the state a month-and-a-half ago.

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