Trump makes bizarre claim that protesters are throwing cans of Goya Foods products and Bumble Bee tuna fish

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump made a bizarre claim Tuesday, without evidence, that protesters against police brutality in Minnesota and Chicago threw cans of “tuna fish and soup” at law enforcement officers. At his campaign rally in Moon Township, Pennsylvania, Trump alleged that protesters in Minnesota and Chicago had wielded cans, specifically the brands […]

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Walmart is prepping for the holidays by hiring an army of 20,000 seasonal workers to meet surging online demand and pushing hot deals as early as September

Summary List Placement Walmart is expanding its holiday capabilities by hiring 20,000 e-commerce warehouse workers and rolling out “hot holiday deals” in September. The coronavirus pandemic has forced retailers like Walmart to reckon with unforeseen challenges. Consumers are more reliant on online shopping than ever, and traditional shopping events like Black Friday are no longer […]

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Should teachers or firefighters get a vaccine first? A look at the latest scenarios under consideration

A dose of Fluzone Quadrivalent influenza vaccine, manufactured by Sanofi Pasteur, is pictured at the Harmons City Creek pharmacy in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. | Spenser Heaps, Deseret News Whose risk is riskiest? Federal public health officials weigh tough choices for prioritizing COVID-19 vaccine recipients SALT LAKE CITY — Nearly 60 […]

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Are you a descendant of Mayflower Pilgrims? Search a new online database to find out

George Garmany, governor general of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants, stands next to a replica of the Mayflower during RootsTech at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020. FamilySearch and the New England Historic Genealogical Society are working together with the General Society of Mayflower Descendants to digitize […]

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‘It’s a low bar to be not Donald Trump’: Young Democratic activists explain the vision of the future driving first-time voters to the polls

Summary List Placement Millions of young and first-time voters will be participating in this presidential election in less than 41 days. Among the top issues that they are paying attention to include climate change, gun violence, ending systemic racism and discrimination, the coronavirus, and the healthcare system, according to activists who work to turn out […]

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‘AGT’ just called this 15-year-old singer from Utah a ‘young Taylor Swift.’ Watch her performance here

Kenadi Dodds performs for the “AGT” finals. | Chris Haston/NBC Kenadi Dodds ended her “America’s Got Talent” journey the way she started: Strumming a guitar and singing her heart out.  SALT LAKE CITY — Kenadi Dodds ended her “America’s Got Talent” journey the way she started: Strumming a guitar and singing her heart out. The […]

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