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Supreme Court Vacancy Sets Off Debate as Trump Plans for Ginsburg Successor

WASHINGTON—The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg six weeks before Election Day stirred political jockeying by both parties, with Republicans pushing to move quickly on a successor and Democrats assessing options they have to keep the seat open.President Trump said that this coming week he would nominate a woman as a successor to Justice Ginsburg, who died Friday of metastatic pancreatic cancer at age 87.
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New York City Outer Boroughs See Foot Traffic—by Locals

As many of New York City’s large commercial districts continue to struggle without tourists and commuters, some smaller neighborhood corridors are faring better, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis of Foursquare foot-traffic data.Manhattan’s large business districts are quieter, by contrast, with the number of visitors to Times Square still down 65% from February, according to Foursquare, a location-technology company.
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Big Ten Reverses Course and Will Bring Football Back in Late October

The Big Ten on Wednesday restored its 2020 football season, a surprising reversal in its response to the novel coronavirus that reflects the extraordinary pressure to push forward with college sports even as the pandemic has rolled on and campuses have suffered major outbreaks.Team infection rates will also be used to force some teams to halt practice or competition, the conference said.
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