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July 03, 2020 - 8:43 pm
By Catherine Thorbecke, ABC News (BRAINTREE, Ma) -- A 15-year-old girl was injured in a shooting at the South Shore Plaza mall in Braintree, Massachusetts, officials said. Braintree police said she suffered non-life threatening injuries, and two male suspects were taken into custody in relation to...
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July 03, 2020 - 7:11 pm
By Anne Flaherty, ABC News Even people without symptoms should get tested for COVID-19 if they have reason to suspect they might have been exposed to the virus, including being part of a crowd, Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, told ABC News on Friday...
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July 03, 2020 - 7:01 pm
By Lauren Lantry, Stephanie Ebbs and Cheyenne Haslett, ABC News President Donald Trump views his Friday trip to Mount Rushmore as celebrating America's "heritage" on the July Fourth holiday weekend. “We're gonna have a tremendous evening,” Trump said Thursday. “It's going to be a fireworks display...
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July 03, 2020 - 6:40 pm
By Catherine Thorbecke, ABC News Police are responding to reports of an active shooter scene at the South Shore Plaza mall in Braintree, Massachusetts, officials announced via Twitter. The Massachusetts State Police said one person was transported to the hospital and the suspect is still at large...
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July 03, 2020 - 12:44 pm
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Twitter teased it will allow one of its most sought-after updates -- letting people edit Tweets -- on the condition that "everyone wears a mask." The company's announcement from its verified page has already garnered more than 2 million likes on the...
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July 03, 2020 - 12:42 pm
By LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News (ASHBURN, Va.) -- The Washington Redskins announced Friday that the NFL football team will be "undergoing a thorough review of the team name" that Native Americans have long objected to as racially offensive. In a statement, the team said the review “formalizes the...
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July 03, 2020 - 12:28 pm
By GMA TEAM, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown is facing a real-life plot twist that reads like his bestselling thrillers. Brown's private divorce details went public after his ex-wife accused him of leading a double life. The bestselling author has penned imaginative tales of...
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July 03, 2020 - 11:35 am
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (SALEM, Ore.) -- Oregon officials came out swinging at a group of state troopers caught on camera refusing to wear masks at a local coffee shop in Corvallis despite a statewide mandate. Surveillance video shared with local outlet The Oregonian shows what appears to...
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July 03, 2020 - 11:17 am
By ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Major League Baseball is back as the league's summer camp has officially kicked off. With baseball's return amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the league is establishing several changes to player conduct and protocol to maintain and monitor the health and safety of the athletes...
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July 03, 2020 - 10:02 am
(NEW YORK) -- For many people in the post-pandemic world, this will be quite a different Fourth of July; in many areas, gatherings of large groups are still forbidden, and so even backyard Independence Day parties have been dashed. The same social distancing rules apply for PBS' annual star-studded...
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