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Trump threatens Twitter over fact checks: What’s next?

On Tuesday, Twitter took the unprecedented step of adding fact-check warnings to two of President Donald Trump’s tweets about voting by mail.

Historic SpaceX launch postponed because of stormy weather

The launch of a SpaceX rocket ship with two NASA astronauts on a history-making flight into orbit has been called off with 16 minutes to go in the countdown because of the danger of lightning.

In a first, Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets

For the first time, Twitter has flagged some of President Donald Trump’s tweets with a fact-check warning.

Four Minneapolis officers fired after death of black man

Four Minneapolis police officers who were involved in the arrest of a black man who died in police custody were fired Tuesday.

US closes probes into 3 senators over their stock trades

Sens. Dianne Feinstein of California, Kelly Loeffler of Georgia and Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma have been informed that the Justice Department has closed investigations into their stock trades.

Walt Disney World presenting plans for reopening parks

Walt Disney World is presenting its plans for reopening after being shuttered since mid-March because of the new coronavirus.

Georgia gov offers state as alternative GOP convention host

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is lobbying for the Republican National Convention to be moved to his state, a day after President Donald Trump demanded assurances from North Carolina’s Democratic governor that the convention can go forward in August despite coronavirus fears.

Trump to attend Wednesday’s NASA astronaut launch in Florida

The White House says President Donald Trump will be on the Florida coast Wednesday to watch American astronauts blast into orbit from the Kennedy Space Center.

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Hertz has filed for bankruptcy protection, unable to withstand the coronavirus pandemic that has crippled global travel and with it, the heavily indebted 102-year-old car rental company’s business.

Pence visits Georgia cafe that reopened despite virus

Vice President Mike Pence is in Georgia, where he had lunch with Gov. Brian Kemp at a cafe that reopened despite the coronavirus outbreak.

Biden: If you can’t choose me over Trump, ‘you ain’t black’

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is reacting testily to public calls that he select a black woman as his running mate.

AstraZeneca secures orders for virus vaccine under testing

Drug maker AstraZeneca has secured the first agreements Thursday for 400 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine that is being trialed.