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Fauci says it’s time to think about reopening schools

Fauci says it’s time to think about reopening schools

The idea of keeping schools closed in the fall because of safety concerns for children might be “a bit of a reach,” said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. In a phone interview with CNN Wednesday, Fauci noted that children tend to have milder symptoms or even no…MORE

Minneapolis schools cut ties with police over George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis schools cut ties with police over George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis Public Schools is ending its relationship with the Minneapolis Police Department following George Floyd’s death. The Minneapolis Board of Education voted unanimously on Tuesday to terminate the district’s contract with MPD, which provided school resource officers at school buildings. “George Floyd died on the street slowly and deliberately strangled and our children watched,” Jenny…MORE

Johnny Majors, famed college football coach, dies at 85

Johnny Majors, famed college football coach, dies at 85

Johnny Majors, the college football coach who led the University of Tennessee to three SEC championships and the University of Pittsburgh to a national championship, has died. He was 85. Majors died early Wednesday at his home in Knoxville, Tennessee, according to his wife, Mary Lynn. “It’s with a sad heart that we make this…MORE

Gun-toting members of the Boogaloo movement are showing up at protests

Gun-toting members of the Boogaloo movement are showing up at protests

Benjamin Ryan Teeter was at his home in Hampstead, N.C., when the call to action came. It was an alert from the heart of the raging protests in Minneapolis, posted on an online forum by a fellow member of the Boogaloo movement, a loosely knit group of heavily armed, anti-government extremists. The “alert” was from…MORE