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Joe Biden becomes the Democratic nominee

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. -- Former Vice President Joe Biden officially became the 2020 presidential nominee for the Democratic Party on Tuesday after a virtual roll call vote that showed off the geographic and demographic diversity of both the party and the…

7-Eleven Day canceled, no free Slurpees this year

It’s a sad day for Slurpee lovers everywhere. The convenience retailer has celebrated July 11 (7/11) every summer since 2002 as 7-Eleven Day, with free Slurpees for all who visited one of the stores. But it’s been canceled this year.…

Supreme Court blocks Congress from getting Trump financial records

(CNN) — House Subpoenas for President Donald Trump’s financial documents will remain blocked, the Supreme Court said, sending a controversial case back down to the lower court for further review. Chief Justice John Roberts wrote the 7-2 opinion. Justices Thomas…

A woman died after a fall at the Grand Canyon while hiking

A woman hiking at the Grand Canyon National Park died after a fall, park officials said on Saturday. Maria A. Salgado Lopez, 59, of Scottsdale, Arizona, was hiking off trail on Friday and taking photos with her family when she…

It's National Best Friends Day!

(CNN)– Ooh, they make you live…we’re talking about best friends. Celebrate your bestie today because it’s national best friends day! That special someone is the person you can see every day and always have a blast. Or the person you…

JK Rowling releases children's book 'The Ickabog' online for free

(CNN) "Harry Potter" author JK Rowling has announced a new story called "The Ickabog" to entertain children during coronavirus lockdown. Rowling started writing "The Ickabog" while she was still completing the original Wizarding World series, and intended to publish it…

Biscuits and Gravy, the kitten born with two faces, dies

(CNN) -- Biscuits and Gravy, the kitten with two faces, has died days after capturing the hearts of animal lovers all over the world. The adorable kitty, born on May 20 on an Oregon farm, died just three days after…