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NFL's Washington Redskins will announce change of team's name on Monday

Bleacher Report's Andy Scholes talks to CNN's John Berman about the Washington Redskins decision to change their controversial name.

5 things to know for July 13: Coronavirus, schools, Hong Kong, economy, election 2020

A 2000 mile stretch of land from the panhandle of Florida to California is under some type of heat advisory or warning. CNN meteorologist Pedram Javaheri let's us know how hot it will feel in this region with the detailed forecast.

Nearly 1 out of every 100 Americans has tested positive for Covid-19

In an interview with CBS News, Surgeon General Jerome Adams said that if a "critical mass" of people wore masks and practiced social distancing, the rise in coronavirus cases could begin to trend downward in "two to three weeks."

5 things to know for July 13: Coronavirus, schools, Hong Kong, economy, election 2020

In a press conference, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and Miami-Dade County mayor Carlos Giménez were pushed by a reporter on contract tracers after there was confusion over whether the governor or mayor could hire contact tracers during the coronavirus pandemic.

5 things to know for July 13: Coronavirus, schools, Hong Kong, economy, election 2020

Exiled Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Nathan Law joins Fareed to discuss the future of the city after Beijing imposed a draconian security law.

A massive fire has destroyed a 249-year-old church in California

California firefighters are investigating the origin of a fire that badly damaged the San Gabriel Mission, a historic 249-year-old Catholic church. CNN affiliates KCAL/KCBS report.

This guitar-playing skateboarder is warming hearts in pandemic-stricken Atlanta

A man's impromptu performances aboard a Onewheel electric skateboard have helped earn him some money during a time when live music venues are closed.

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Manchester City wins appeal against two-year ban from European football competitions

Manchester City's ban from European football has been overturned by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. City had previously been excluded from European competitions for two seasons.

Christian Kabasele says racism online 'is worse' than incidents in stadium

Watford's Christian Kabasele tells CNN contributor Darren Lewis that he finds racism online "worse" than racist incidents in stadiums. The interview was recorded in March.

Christian Kabasele says racism online 'is worse' than incidents in stadium

From monkey chants, to bananas being thrown at him, Watford defender Christian Kabasele reflects on frequently being racially abused in Bulgaria when he played there in the 2011-2012 season

Handcuffs to light bulbs shine light on painful Black experience

Former West Indian cricketer Michael Holding is moved to tears as he talks about racial inequality and the portrayals of black people in religion and society.

Noah Lyles breaks 200m world record -- but then it transpires he only ran 185m

Former middle distance runner turned athletics commentator Steve Cram was flummoxed and flabbergasted as US sprinter Noah Lyles crossed the finishing line.

'I absolutely experienced racism in and out of tennis,' says former Wimbledon finalist Mal Washington

Mal Washington currently holds a 24-year record in men's tennis. He's the last Black man to play a Wimbledon final since Arthur Ashe in 1975 and he's fighting to make the sport more diverse.

'I love winning ... I don't like to lose at anything': Fernando Alonso discusses his return to F1

Two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso will return to the sport with Renault in 2021. The Spaniard spoke to CNN World Sport's Amanda Davies

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Entertainment

Kelly Preston, actress and wife of John Travolta, has died following a two-year battle with breast cancer

Actress Kelly Preston died after losing her battle with breast cancer, her husband John Travolta said in a post on Instagram Sunday. She was 57 years old.

Bollywood stars hospitalized as coronavirus cases spike in India

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan has been hospitalized after testing positive for coronavirus, according to his official Twitter account. His son and daughter-in-law, fellow Bollywood stars Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, along with their daughter Aaradhya have also tested positive.

Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith confirm her involvement with August Alsina

On an episode of "Red Table Talk," Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith explain what happened when Jada started a relationship with singer August Alsina.

Lady A, the singer, is fighting back against Lady A, the group

Singer Anita White, who says she has been known as Lady A for years, speaks to HLN's Melissa Knowles after the country group Lady A, who changed their name from Lady Antebellum because of its connection to slavery, sued White.

Tom Hanks goes to war (again) in the World War II drama 'Greyhound'

Hanks plays a naval commander leading a convoy through the north Atlantic, trying to get soldiers to Europe to fight. David Daniel has a look.

'Glee' actress Naya Rivera is presumed dead after disappearing at a lake in California, authorities say

Actress Naya Rivera started her career working with the legendary Redd Foxx and has continued working in television for nearly 30 years.

Demi Lovato, 'Glee' costars and other celebs praying for Naya Rivera's safety

Naya Rivera, 33, vanished from Lake Piru in Ventura County, California on July 8. The Ventura County Sheriff's Office said search efforts will resume "at first light" and called it a possible drowning.

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Business-Consumer

Mary Trump is releasing a book. Michael Cohen is finishing a book. Both are being restricted

Brian Stelter quotes from the new book by President Trump's niece Mary, a clinical psychologist, who offers several possible explanations for the president's conduct. Tony Schwartz argues that "the press has abdicated a role that is absolutely critical right now" by tip-toeing around concerns about the president's fitness for office.

White House Correspondents' Association president worries briefings have become 'purely political'

ABC's Jonathan Karl, head of the White House Correspondents' Association, says press briefings "have begun to look purely political." He says press secretary Kayleigh McEnany is using them "over and over again to undermine the press, not inform the press." He tells Brian Stelter "this has to be an aberration, it cannot stay this way."

Disney Parks chief on reopening: 'We are in a new normal'

Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL is reopening after its closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic, even as the state sees a surge in new cases. Disneyland in California still remains closed until further notice.

Tucker Carlson's top writer resigns after secretly posting racist and sexist remarks in online forum

The top writer for Fox News host Tucker Carlson has for years been using a pseudonym to post bigoted remarks on an online forum that is a hotbed for racist, sexist and other offensive content, CNN Business learned this week.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Chef José Andrés and others criticize Goya CEO for supporting Trump

Goya Foods CEO Robert Unanue praised President Trump during a White House appearance. Now prominent Hispanic voices like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Lin-Manuel Miranda are calling for a boycott of the brand.

Exclusive: Delta CEO says federal government should issue a mask mandate

Delta CEO Ed Bastian tells CNN's Harlow Poppy he thinks the federal government should require airline passengers to wear masks. He says masks are mandated on Delta flights and that passengers have been compliant.

Why it pays to be a chain during a pandemic

Weekly jobless claims in Texas started to drop when bars and restaurants reopened, but like Covid-19 cases in the state, unemployment claims are on the rise again. CNN's Vanessa Yurkevich reports.

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US Politics

Top Pentagon policy official resigns at Trump's request

The Pentagon's top policy official is expected to depart his post soon, according to two sources familiar with the matter. John Rood, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy at the Pentagon, lost support among senior national security leadership and has been asked for his resignation, one of the sources said.

Sanders spokeswoman says she misspoke after distorting Bloomberg's health record

Bernie Sanders' national press secretary Briahna Joy Gray said the questioning of the 78-year-old Democratic presidential candidate's health and requests for further medical records "were reminiscent of a smear campaign."

5 takeaways from CNN's town halls with Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed the need for gun reform and spoke about her "saddest day in Washington."

Buttigieg slams Trump: My marriage never involved sending 'hush money to a porn star'

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg discusses conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh's attack on Buttigieg's sexuality.

Buttigieg recalls time he tried to use three languages to help a family at a protest

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg shared a story at the CNN Town Hall in Nevada about how he tried to use his foreign language skills to help a family caught in the middle of a protest.

Donald Trump and his pardon triangle

CNN's Jake Tapper reports.

Trump's pardon spree deepens crisis gripping American justice

President Trump issued a series of pardons and commutations that included former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr., former New York City police chief Bernie Kerik and junk bond king Michael Milken. CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports.

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Health

Florida shatters US record for new single-day Covid-19 cases

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis supported schools reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic saying, "if we can do Walmart, we can do schools," but former governor of Florida, Rep. Charlie Crist (D-FL), says he "doesn't get the analogy."

Los Angeles Apparel factory ordered closed after over 300 coronavirus cases and 4 deaths

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi discusses with CNN's Anderson Cooper her views on President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic in the US.

Expert warns the US is approaching 'one of the most unstable times in the history of our country'

Dr. Anthony Fauci says some states are seeing a surge in coronavirus cases because they didn't follow guidelines and prematurely reopened as the US sees its highest single day of new Covid-19 cases. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.

Pathologist found blood clots in 'almost every organ' during autopsies on Covid-19 patients

CNN's Erin Burnett speaks to Dr. Amy Rapkiewicz about how autopsies performed on coronavirus patients reveal a pattern of blood clotting in vessels and organs.

Back-to-school plans in flux for a US that set a record for new cases in one day

As back-to-school season approaches, districts are weighing whether to let students return to the classroom or continue learning remotely. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta demonstrates how schools might be able to reopen safely amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

What we know about coronavirus risks to school age children

Dr. Anthony Fauci says we're seeing divisiveness politically in the US while trying to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. CNN's Don Lemon shows why that should surprise no one.

Ferocious US surge adds 1 million new coronavirus cases in 28 days to hit 3 million

Dr. Christopher Murray, director of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, explains why a new model has projected that more than 200,000 Americans will die from Covid-19 by November if masks are not universally used.

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Social Media-Technology

Amazon tells employees to remove TikTok from their devices immediately

Amazon has instructed its employees to remove the short-video app TikTok from their devices immediately, according to a person familiar with the matter. CNN's Brian Fung reports.

Ultrasound machines that connect to smartphones are helping doctors safely scan coronavirus patients

As health care workers assess Covid-19 patients' lungs, portable ultrasound technology could help increase efficiency and speed while reducing the risk of spreading the virus.

Facebook removes Roger Stone from Instagram after linking him to fake accounts

Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt tells CNN Business' Donie O'Sullivan that Facebook has a long way to go in its effort to fight hate and discrimination on the platform.

Following controversial national security law, TikTok is leaving Hong Kong

TikTok is leaving Hong Kong, joining other big tech firms in expressing concern about operating in the Asian financial hub after China imposed a controversial national security law there. TikTok is owned by Beijing-based startup ByteDance.

The United States is 'looking at' banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps, Pompeo says

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News' Laura Ingraham, the United States is considering a ban on Chinese social media apps over national security concerns.

TikTok ban undercuts ByteDance in one of the world's biggest digital markets

India is TikTok's top market for new downloads, and parent-company ByteDance had forecast $1 billion in advertising revenue there this year. Now India's ban on Chinese apps has put TikTok's fate in jeopardy in one of the fastest-growing markets in the world. CNN's Sherisse Pham reports.

Black Facebook employee and two job applicants file EEOC complaint alleging discrimination

Former Xerox CEO and the first black woman CEO of a Fortune 500 company, Ursula Burns, says corporations need to diversify their boards and C-suites.

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Illinois Coronavirus Cases

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Confirmed Cases: 155048

Reported Deaths: 7388
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Will7278326
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Warren1490
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Perry611
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Alexander250
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Mason240
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White100
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Henderson80
Hamilton70
Pike70
Gallatin60
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Clay50
Edwards50
Calhoun10
Hardin10
Pope10
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Scott10
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Indiana Coronavirus Cases

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Confirmed Cases: 51612

Reported Deaths: 2760
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Marion12074693
Lake5650249
Elkhart361860
Allen2952134
St. Joseph214869
Hamilton1708101
Cass16459
Hendricks1466100
Johnson1345118
Porter84038
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Henry29618
Clinton2903
White27610
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Warrick26129
Vigo2588
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Lawrence25225
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