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August 19, 2020 - 12:44 pm
By ABC News (NEW YORK) -- When Big Ten officials announced the decision to cancel fall sports this year, Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields hatched the idea to start a petition online requesting the conference reinstate the 2020 football season. Fields' petition, called "We Want to Play," now has...
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August 19, 2020 - 10:58 am
(NEW YORK) -- Actor Cuba Gooding, Jr. has been accused of rape in a lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Manhattan, New York. A woman identified as Jane Doe in the suit claims Gooding raped her inside the Mercer Hotel in 2013. The suit claims the actor coaxed her into a room in raped her twice...
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August 19, 2020 - 10:30 am
(NEW YORK) -- The American Idol judges' panel is staying the same. Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan are all returning for a fourth season of the reality competition show on ABC. Ryan Seacrest will also return as host. In a statement, Karey Burke, the president of ABC Entertainment, said,...
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August 19, 2020 - 10:22 am
By IBTISSEM GUENFOUD, CONOR FINNIGAN and AICHA EL HAMMAR CASTANO, ABC News (PARIS and WASHINGTON) -- Ex-President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has resigned after a day of tensions in Mali that had started with a mutiny in the military camp of Kati, just 9 miles from the capital city of Bamako. Ibrahim...
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Jennifer McLeggan talks to reporters in front of her home in in Valley Stream, N.Y., where she says she was the target of racial harassment from neighbors. - (WABC)
August 19, 2020 - 10:22 am
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- When numerous complaints made to police failed to stop the alleged harassment from several of her white neighbors, Jennifer McLeggan, a single Black mother, posted a large handwritten sign on the front door of her New York residence informing the community...
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August 19, 2020 - 10:14 am
By ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Portland Trailblazers beat the Los Angeles Lakers100-93 Tuesday, while the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks lost to the Orlando Magic 122-110. Watch the full report from ABC's Good Morning America : Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.
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August 19, 2020 - 10:00 am
By LUKE BARR, ABC News (CHICAGO) -- When Jonathan Zumkehr woke up Thursday morning with mild symptoms of COVID-19, he said he figured he should get tested for the virus. Later that day he found out he was COVID-19 positive, he said, making him the 20th staff member to test positive at the United...
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August 19, 2020 - 9:05 am
By HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Back-to-school season is off to a challenging start. As new cases of the coronavirus are reported at K-12 schools that have reopened, many others are facing the difficult decision of whether or not to return to in-person classes. At some of the nation’s top...
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August 19, 2020 - 8:57 am
By ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Houston 2, Colorado 1 (11) San Francisco 8, LA Angels 2 San Diego 6, Texas 4 Arizona 10, Oakland 1 Cleveland 6, Pittsburgh 3
LA Dodgers 2, Seattle 1 Philadelphia 13, Boston 6 Cincinnati...
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Noom
August 19, 2020 - 8:37 am
By SANDRA TEMKO and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Free trial subscription services can be helpful when trying out an app, but some customers of the popular diet app Noom, which offers a free trial period, have complained about receiving unexpected charges. On Wednesday, the Better...
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