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Everything you need to know about 2020 MLB World Series

Everything you need to know about 2020 MLB World Series

It is time for the World Series, and it’s going to be a weird one! A shortened schedule, unfamiliar ballparks, crowds of permanently-smiling cardboard cutouts — like everything else that’s happened in this 500-year-long year, there was almost nothing about this baseball season that was normal. But, like the tides and the phases of the…MORE

A California city is guaranteeing income to 800 residents for two years

A California city is guaranteeing income to 800 residents for two years

The city of Compton is launching a pilot program that will guarantee free, recurring cash payments to 800 of its low-income residents — with no strings attached. The launch of the Compton Pledge, a guaranteed income program that seeks to “challenge the racial and economic injustice plaguing both welfare programs and economic systems,” was announced…MORE

The 4 threats facing voters this election — and how you can beat them

The 4 threats facing voters this election — and how you can beat them

As the US grapples with an election season rampant with mistrust and conspiracy theories, federal officials are warning Americans about threats to undermine the integrity of the vote — and how to avoid them. Mail-in ballots, massive turnout and the pandemic could combine to delay the outcome of this year’s presidential election, providing a wide…MORE

10 people have died after every resident of a Kansas nursing home got Covid-19

10 people have died after every resident of a Kansas nursing home got Covid-19

Ten people living at a Kansas nursing home have died after an outbreak of Covid-19 infected every resident, according to a news release Monday from the Norton County Health Department. All 62 residents at the privately owned Andbe Home in Norton have tested positive for the virus, the release states. “Steps are being taken to…MORE