08 August 2020


AP sources: Whitmer met with Biden as he nears VP decision (9)
By DAVID EGGERTAugust 8, 2020 GMT LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Gretchen Whitmer traveled to Delaware last weekend to meet with Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee's first known in-person session with a potential running mate as he nears a decision. Whitmer visited Biden Sunday, according to two high-ranking Michigan Democrats who spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not
Portland protests persist as some bring flashes of violence (3)
Aug. 7, 2020 at 9:10 pm Updated Aug. 7, 2020 at 9:58 pm By GILLIAN FLACCUS The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - More protests are expected in Portland, Oregon, throughout the weekend following violent demonstrations this week that have brought more unrest to the Northwest city. Since George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis protests have occurred nightly for 70 days.
Trump rips Portland rioters: 'These are really sick, disturbed people' (6)
"Mayor Wheeler has abdicated his duty and surrendered his city to the mob," the president says By Dom Calicchio | Fox News close Video Violent protests resume in Portland, draw condemnation from local officials Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler condemns rioters for 'attempting to commit murder'; chief correspondent Jonathan Hunt reports. As yet another night of unrest loomed in Portland, Ore., on Friday,
Column: Beyond kneeling, T-shirts, sports push major changes (2)
Paul Newberry, Ap Sports Columnist Updated 3:23 pm PDT, Friday, August 7, 2020 Recommended Video: ATLANTA (AP) - Kneeling is a powerful gesture.
San Mateo Co.: Health Officer Says County Should Not Have Been Added To Watchlist (3)
, Bay City News Service Aug. 8, 2020Updated: Aug. 8, 2020 4:26 a.m. San Mateo County Health Officer Scott Morrow said this week that the state made the "wrong diagnosis" in adding the county to the COVID-19 watchlist as the its monitoring framework is flawed. "Our numbers indicate we are in a relatively stable state in regards to the spread of the virus.
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