Thursday's top stories


Fauci's guidance on pre-vaccine coronavirus treatments

Illustration of a syringe made from pills.
Barak Ravid
Aug 13, 2020 - World

Behind the scenes: How the Israel-UAE deal came together

Axios-SurveyMonkey poll: Harris boosting Biden ticket with key voters

Ashley Gold
Aug 13, 2020 - Technology

Epic sues Apple, Google as Fortnite is pulled from app stores

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Biden calls for 3-month national mask mandate: "Be a patriot"

McConnell announces Senate will adjourn until Sept. 8

Mitch McConnell wears a tan suit as he walks through Congress with two men in black suits behind him
Shane Savitsky
Updated Aug 13, 2020 - Politics & Policy

Trump vows to block stimulus funding for mail-in voting and USPS

Barak Ravid
Aug 13, 2020 - World

Netanyahu says he's "still committed" to annexations despite UAE deal

Supreme Court won't block Rhode Island's eased absentee voting rules

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Breaking down Uber and Lyft's threat to suspend services in California

A car.

Trump announces normalization of ties between Israel and UAE

Netanyahu, Trump and MBZ

George Floyd's death forces small-town America to confront racism

Wind and solar power hit record global market shares in first half of 2020

BodyArmor takes aim at Gatorade's sports drink dominance

S&P 500's historic rebound leaves investors divided on future

Newsrooms abandoned as pandemic drags on

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Ashley Gold
Aug 13, 2020 - Technology

Dark clouds envelop feel-good Pinterest

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Big Tech pushes voter initiatives to counter misinformation

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The pandemic is hitting city budgets harder than the Great Recession

The statistics crisis

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When and how to vote in all 50 states

The pandemic real estate market

Illustration of four different people's hands reaching to grab one suburban house.
Sam Baker
Aug 13, 2020 - Health

Coronavirus cases are falling, but don't get too comfortable

Caitlin Owens
Aug 13, 2020 - Health

We're doing a lot less coronavirus testing

Bob Woodward's new book details letters between Trump and Kim Jong-un

Bob Woodward presents onstage at 'A Morning With Bob Woodward' at American Jewish University on April 7, 2019 in Los Angeles

Dozens of Confederate symbols removed in wake of George Floyd's death

A statue of Confederate States President Jefferson Davis lies on the street after protesters pulled it down in Richmond, Virginia, on June 10
Jacob Knutson
Aug 13, 2020 - Health

U.S. records deadliest coronavirus day of the summer

Healthcare workers handling coronavirus tests in Los Angeles on August 11.