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America Disrupted Black Women Rising Power Bev Jackson, chair of the Democratic Party's Cobb County African American caucus, poses for a portrait on Friday, July 24, 2020, in Marietta, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson) (Brynn Anderson
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'If not now, when?': Black women seize political spotlight

  MARIETTA, Ga. – The little girl ran up to her, wide-eyed and giddy.

August 3, 2020 10:00 am

Virus Outbreak John Barrett and his daughter Autumn pose for photos outside Bascomb Elementary School in Woodstock, Ga., Thursday, July 23, 2020.  (AP Photo/Jeff Amy) (Jeff Amy
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Parents struggle as schools reopen amid coronavirus surge

As a new school year begins this week in some states, Shannon Dunn is struggling to balance her job with her child's school work.

August 3, 2020 8:40 am

Missing Kids-Idaho FILE - This file booking photo provided by the Rexburg (Idaho) Police Department shows Chad Daybell, who was arrested June 9, 2020. (Rexburg Police Department via AP, File) (HOGP)

Idaho hearing could offer new details in missing kids' case

Prosecutors on Monday plan to begin sketching out their evidence against a couple at the center of a bizarre case of two missing children...

August 3, 2020 8:40 am

Tropical Weather Florida People gather to watch the strong waves on the beach as palm trees sway in the wind, Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020, in Vero Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) (Wilfredo Lee
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Isaias near hurricane strength as it crawls toward Carolinas

Isaias was forecast to become a hurricane Monday as it neared landfall in the Carolinas after bands of heavy rain from the tropical storm...

August 3, 2020 8:40 am

Virus Outbreak John Barrett and his daughter Autumn pose for photos outside Bascomb Elementary School in Woodstock, Ga., Thursday, July 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Amy) (Jeff Amy
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5 things to know today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

August 3, 2020 8:30 am