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Seen the encouraging news as we open up America again. More than three million jobs created in the last job report. Retail sales are rolling. Truly remarkable progress. Those were the words of Vice President Mike Pence, describing the country's handling of the Corona virus pandemic as cases soared to record heights. The U. S death toll has now topped 126,000 and 1/4 of the 1,000,000 Global Covert 19 cases are in the United States. Will get the latest. Then we go to Colorado. A warning to our audience. This clip contains disturbing audio little pleasures. I'm an introvert, and I'm different. That's what Elijah MacLean, a 23 year old African American massage therapist, cried out as police in Aurora, Colorado, attacked him when he was walking home from a store buying iced tea. He died in the hospital a few days later. That was almost a year ago, Protester continuing in Colorado calling for justice will speak with MacLean family attorney. Then we go to Louisiana, where to environmental activists have been charged with terrorizing and oil and gas lobbyist for leaving plastic pollution at his home. They have millions of nerd ALS classic colors of Formosa is pollution. From Texas that we have brought here to the Louisiana make the point that this company should not get a water should not be allowed to operate in the state of Louisiana. The arrested activists are part of a campaign to block for most of plastics from building a new plant in ST James Parish, Louisiana, in an area known as cancer, Alan All that and more coming up.