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How President Trump's False Claims Can Affect Society

How President Trump's False Claims Can Affect Society

How President Trump's False Claims Can Affect Society

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Florida adds a record 186 coronavirus deaths

Florida adds a record 186 coronavirus deaths

Florida adds a record 186 coronavirus deaths

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Joe Biden, Donald Trump And President discussed on The Lead with Jake Tapper

Joe Biden, Donald Trump And President discussed on The Lead with Jake Tapper

Joe Biden, Donald Trump And President discussed on The Lead with Jake Tapper

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Marine assigned to presidential helicopter unit tests positive for coronavirus

Marine assigned to presidential helicopter unit tests positive for coronavirus

Marine assigned to presidential helicopter unit tests positive for coronavirus

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Trump Sends Well Wishes to Ghislaine Maxwell

Trump Sends Well Wishes to Ghislaine Maxwell

Trump Sends Well Wishes to Ghislaine Maxwell

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Three vaccine trials show early promising results; Trump downplays virus threat, reappears claim it will disappear; Florida reporting more than 10,000 new COVID-19 cases; Los Angeles County breaks daily record for hospitalizations; - burst 6

Three vaccine trials show early promising results; Trump downplays virus threat, reappears claim it will disappear; Florida reporting more than 10,000 new COVID-19 cases; Los Angeles County breaks daily record for hospitalizations; - burst 6

Three vaccine trials show early promising results; Trump downplays virus threat, reappears claim it will disappear; Florida reporting more than 10,000 new COVID-19 cases; Los Angeles County breaks daily record for hospitalizations; - burst 6

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New Pentagon policy effectively bans Confederate symbols

New Pentagon policy effectively bans Confederate symbols

New Pentagon policy effectively bans Confederate symbols

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U.S. shatters daily case record: 77K recorded in one day; Pentagon effectively bans confederate flags on military property; GA Gov sues Atlanta mayor over citys mask mandate; U.S., U.K. & Canada accuse Russia of hacking vaccine research; Video raise questions about govt response to Portland protests; - burst 02

U.S. shatters daily case record: 77K recorded in one day; Pentagon effectively bans confederate flags on military property; GA Gov sues Atlanta mayor over citys mask mandate; U.S., U.K. & Canada accuse Russia of hacking vaccine research; Video raise questions about govt response to Portland protests; - burst 02

U.S. shatters daily case record: 77K recorded in one day; Pentagon effectively bans confederate flags on military property; GA Gov sues Atlanta mayor over citys mask mandate; U.S., U.K. & Canada accuse Russia of hacking vaccine research; Video raise questions about govt response to Portland protests; - burst 02

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