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Herman Cain dies of COVID-19

Former GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain died from coronavirus 40 days after he attended President Donald Trump’s rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The 74-year old Black business executive was hospitalized in Atlanta since July 1. Cain was born Dec. 13, 1945,…

Quantum leap eyed on Internet

Government officials and scientists unveiled a plan to build a quantum Internet, pursuing one of the most important technological frontiers of the 21st century. A quantum Internet relies on atoms, photons and electrons exhibiting a quantum state known as entanglement,…

Romney: Black Lives Matter

Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, marched with Black Lives Matter protesters in Washington D.C. on Sunday, becoming the first Republican senator to vocally oppose widespread racial injustice and police brutality since George Floyd’s death. Romney posted a picture…

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he would not bring up a coronavirus aid bill in the Senate unless it includes liability protection for businesses but there’s no evidence that unjustified lawsuits are being filed. “We’re not negotiating over liability…

Few Americans view Trump as a unifying force

A majority feel President Donald Trump’s handling of demonstrations across the country in response to police violence against black Americans has only made things worse, according to one recent survey. Although Trump’s overall approval remains stable, Americans are unhappy about…