Marjorie Taylor Greene has expressed anti-Muslim sentiments, endorsed the baseless QAnon conspiracy theory, and said, "the most mistreated group of people in the United States today are white males."

Now, the Georgia Republican has won her primary runoff. trib.al/RoItj40 twitter.com/NPR/status/1293589

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An investigation into possible insider trading has put on hold a Trump administration deal to give $765 million of taxpayer money to Eastman Kodak to manufacture ingredients used in pharmaceuticals. trib.al/CcV6Juw twitter.com/nprpolitics/status

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While most of its citizens can't access the Internet, analysts say recent videos on YouTube and Twitter are a new twist to North Korea's longtime strategy of using the web to shape foreign perceptions of the country. trib.al/dsRSdHO twitter.com/NPR/status/1293584

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About 550 cases from the weeks of protest in Portland, Ore., have been sent for prosecution.

The district attorney said Tuesday that cases "relating solely to protest activities," including interfering with police or criminal trespass, will be dropped. trib.al/lSDjiN1 twitter.com/NPR/status/1293582

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In the past few years, dirt has turned trendy. Books have appeared. And there’s a TED Talk about soil health.

Much of it has to do with the work of a scientist named Rattan Lal. trib.al/05NE8Q9 twitter.com/NPR/status/1293571

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Buddy, a German Shepherd from Staten Island, was the first dog in the U.S. to test positive for COVID-19. His death at age 7 reveals just how little we know about the coronavirus and pets. trib.al/l5E3bkf twitter.com/NPR/status/1293556

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Good news! If you're still getting a paycheck, it may get a bit bigger soon.

Bad news: They're going to want all of that back next year.

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Media titan Sumner Redstone, who built the company Viacom into a global empire, died Tuesday. He was 97. He was known for shrewd investing and deal-making, as well as some ferocious, very public family feuds. trib.al/C8Q3YxZ twitter.com/NPR/status/1293532

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By picking California Sen. Kamala Harris for his running mate, Democratic nominee Joe Biden shows that he doesn't share Trump's obsession with loyalty, and is ready to go after the president on race issues and immigration. npr.org/2020/08/12/901537144/5 twitter.com/NPR/status/1293530

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As a young child, Mikel Jollett and his brother, Tony grew up in a drug rehab center that turned into a cult. He tells @BobBoilen that story and others from his memoir and performs songs from his band's latest album, both titled "Hollywood Park." trib.al/2GYxh4V twitter.com/NPR/status/1293519

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Hill wants more women to run for office, and the book does a fair job of laying out some of the barriers and obligations, writes critic Annalisa Quinn. But these are nested in confused platitudes about female empowerment -- and little self-reflection. trib.al/bPZdDa3 twitter.com/NPR/status/1293511

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"When I wrote this record it was about my own personal journey towards transforming from anger into forgiveness." Becca Mancari's 15-minute Tiny Desk set tells an abridged version of her story of coming out and discovering a life path. trib.al/HKuAYUr twitter.com/NPR/status/1293503

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For Indiana schools, contact tracing is key to keeping coronavirus cases down — but it has been one of the biggest challenges, officials say.

“You're making calls to families that don't know if it's legit and don't really want to sometimes participate."
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The coronavirus pandemic couldn't have struck at a worse time for Venezuela. The economy was already struggling, for a variety of reasons.

Now, it’s on life support. trib.al/j5cm9Bc twitter.com/NPR/status/1293486

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The Negro Leagues gave rise to many hall of fame worthy players who were never allowed to play in Major League Baseball.

100 years after the league's founding, here's how Black players shaped modern baseball.
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Millions of homebound Americans have tried to stock investing in recent months. One app, Robinhood, saw its user base soar from 10 million to 13 million during the first four months of 2020. But some critics say it makes investing feel like a video game. trib.al/rGKmQ00 twitter.com/NPR/status/1293470

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New research shows “Latinx” hasn't really caught on among Latino adults in the U.S.

While 1 in 4 have heard of the term — only 3% use it. trib.al/s3dhKLI twitter.com/NPR/status/1293462

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While the coronavirus has prompted other nations to stockpile toilet paper, the Bundesbank says Germans have been stashing more cash than normal.

Cash still makes up 75% of Germany's transactions.
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Sometimes a title captures it all: mood, vibe and album direction. From Bruce Springsteen's "Born To Run" to Amy Winehouse's "Back To Black," here are the 100 greatest title tracks ever laid down on wax. trib.al/FRfZ6RR twitter.com/NPR/status/1293445

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Cherokee County is in the national spotlight, with coronavirus was reported in 19 schools after just one week of classes. Students are now quarantining, but some parents still gathered to cheer the district's choice to repoen without masks. @gpbnews trib.al/ctEdpFw twitter.com/NPR/status/1293437

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