the NewsWorthy / Economic Crash, Hurricane Isaias & Oprah Gives Up ‘O’ Cover- Friday, July 31st, 2020

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The news to know for Friday, July 31st, 2020! 

We’re covering:

  • the nation's fastest economic crash on record
  • where negotiations stand on the next relief bill
  • why the president floated the idea to delay Election Day & whether it could become a reality
  • a new way to get Lyft rides
  • new rules for college athletes' uniforms
  • a new person featured on the 'O' Magazine: why, for the first time, it won't be Oprah Winfrey

Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes!

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GDP Record Plunge: NBC News, WSJ, NY Times, AP, Reuters

Next Relief Bill Negotiations: AP, Reuters, Axios, CNBC

Coronavirus Outbreak Spreading: Johns Hopkins, Reuters, ABC News, WaPo

Herman Cain Dies from Covid-19: NY Times, Fox News, AP, Herman Cain, Trump Tweet

Trump Floats Delaying Election: ABC News, Reuters, Axios, NPR, Trump Tweet

No Charges for Officer in Brown Death: AP, NBC News, ABC News, St. Louis Dispatch

Hurricane Isaias Path & Flooding: AP, ABC News, FOX News, Weather Channel

Lyft Expanding Rental Car Business: Reuters, TechCrunch, CNN, Lyft

NCAA New Social Justice Rules: Fox News, ESPN, CBS Sports, NCAA

Breonna Taylor on the Cover of 'O' Magazine: USA Today, NBC News, CBS News, O Mag

MTV VMA Nominations: AP, CNN, Billboard

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