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The UAE establishes more open diplomatic ties with Israel. Trump's position on funding the U.S. Postal Service evolves. And, a new NPR/Marist poll explores American attitudes towards the presidential candidates.

UAE And Israel, Trump And The U.S. Postal Service, New NPR/Marist Poll

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Facebook and Voting, Kamala Harris And Racial Representation, Thai Student Protests

Facebook is launching a tool to help users register to vote. Kamala Harris' ethnicity will be important to voters of color. And, Thai students protest the military's involvement in Thai politics.

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Biden Picks Kamala Harris, No Big Ten and Pac-12 Sports, Belarus Election Fallout.

Joe Biden names Kamala Harris as his running mate. Big Ten and Pac-12 cancel all fall sports. Belarus Presidential candidate flees to Lithuania.

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Kids And Coronavirus, Lebanon's Government Resigns, Chicago Unrest

A new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics says at least 97,000 kids tested positive for Covid-19 in the last two weeks of July. Lebanon's Prime Minister and his cabinet resign in response to the backlash over last week's explosion in Beirut. Hundreds of looters target Chicago's downtown stores.

Kids And Coronavirus, Lebanon's Government Resigns, Chicago Unrest

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Coronavirus Cases Growing, Eviction Bans Expiring and China Arrests Media Mogul

The number of Covid-19 infections in the U.S. surpasses 5 million. Tens of millions of Americans could be evicted with the eviction ban lapsing. Plus, Hong Kong Publisher Jimmy Lai is arrested under China's new national security law.

Coronavirus Cases Growing, Eviction Bans Expiring and China Arrests Media Mogul

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Executive Orders Threat, Vaccine Pricing And Anger In Beirut

Lawmakers have failed again to agree on a coronavirus relief deal so President Trump threatens to sign a series of executive orders. If the government funded the research, how much should a vaccine cost? In Beirut, protests are breaking out against the country's leaders.

Executive Orders Threat, Vaccine Pricing And Anger In Beirut

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Stimulus Deal Stalled, TikTok and WeChat, Contact Tracing Update

Negotiations over a new COVID-19 stimulus bill are at a standstill. Trump issues Executive Orders going after TikTok and WeChat. And, contact tracing is not growing with U.S. case counts.

Stimulus Deal Stalled, TikTok and WeChat, Contact Tracing Update

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Beirut Latest, Trump's False Coronavirus Claims, National Conventions Preview

Investigations continue in the Beirut explosion. Twitter and Facebook go after Trump for sharing coronavirus misinformation. And, the pandemic is changing the National Conventions.

Beirut Latest, Trump's False Coronavirus Claims, National Conventions Preview

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Beirut Aftermath, Missouri Primary Upset, Stimulus Checks Misdirected

The death toll is rising from Tuesday's explosions in Beirut. A longtime incumbent loses in Missouri's Democratic Primary. And some U.S COVID-19 relief checks were sent to non-American workers overseas.

Beirut Aftermath, Missouri Primary Upset, Stimulus Checks Misdirected

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Tropical Storm Isaias, New NPR/IPSOS Poll, Microsoft Pursues TikTok

Tropical Storm Isaias hits the East Coast. NPR and IPSOS release poll findings on the national response to the pandemic. Microsoft is in talks to buy TikTok's U.S. operations.

Tropical Storm Isaias, New NPR/IPSOS Poll, Microsoft Pursues TikTok

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