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May 16, 2020 - 8:43 am
BY: ELLA TORRES, ABC News (NEW YORK) — The high school class of 2020 will be sent off with a memorable, albeit virtual, ceremony Saturday at 8 p.m. ET. Barack Obama will deliver the commencement speech for the event, which will be broadcast on several networks, and is a tribute to the graduating...
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May 16, 2020 - 8:08 am
BY: DANIEL MANZO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Multiple storm systems brought significant weather to parts of the Northeast and the southern U.S. on Friday and the active weather is expected to continue through the next few days. A cluster of tropical rain showers east of the Florida Peninsula is worth...
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May 16, 2020 - 7:38 am
BY: WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News (NEW YORK) — The novel coronavirus pandemic has now killed more than 307,000 people worldwide. More than 4.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for...
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May 15, 2020 - 5:26 pm
By HALEY YAMADA, GMA (NEW YORK) -- This dog is more than just a good boy -- he’s an honorary doctor of veterinary medicine. Meet Moose, an 8-year-old therapy dog at Virginia Tech’s Cook Counseling Center in Blacksburg, Virginia. Since 2014, Moose has worked with thousands of students and aided more...
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May 15, 2020 - 4:45 pm
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- As Amazon faces increased calls for transparency over how many employees have tested positive for COVID-19, the company confirmed to ABC News on Friday that another warehouse worker in New York has died amid the pandemic. George Leigh, who worked at a...
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May 15, 2020 - 11:26 am
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News (VALPARAISO, Fla.) -- A U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor fighter crashed Friday morning at the training range at Eglin Air Force Base in the Florida panhandle during a routine training flight, according to the Air Force. The pilot was able to eject safely and is said to be in...
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May 15, 2020 - 10:49 am
By ELLA TORRES and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (BOSTON) -- The majority of people in Boston have not yet been infected with COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus, Mayor Marty Walsh said Friday. Only 10% of Bostonians who were part of a study of 750 participants tested positive for...
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May 15, 2020 - 7:17 am
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A huge part of the country will see severe weather Friday from Texas to New England, with damaging winds and a tornado threat possible in the Northeast. Cities in the path of these severe storms later Friday will be Cleveland, New York City, Albany, New York,...
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May 15, 2020 - 5:47 am
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 302,000 people worldwide. More than 4.4 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the...
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May 15, 2020 - 5:22 am
By ELLA TORRES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As a new normal takes shape in New York City under the novel coronavirus, experts in urban planning believe miles of open street for foot traffic will become a staple of the Big Apple even after the novel coronavirus pandemic ends. Mayor Bill de Blasio...
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