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As the monuments fall, the Confederate carving has a side size

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – Some statues of figures from the past slave owner of the United States have been demolished by protesters, others dismantled by order of governors or city leaders. But the largest Confederate monument ever created, colossal figures carved out of solid rock on the side of a …

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Positive COVID test causes delays at world’s busiest airport

(Newser) – Although the number of passengers dropped dramatically during the pandemic, there were long lines at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Wednesday after a TSA analyzer tested positive for COVID-19. The main security checkpoint at the airport was closed for a biohazard cleanup and travelers were directed to a …

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Virus testing, tracking still rife with reports of delays

ATLANTA (AP) – As part of the plan to restart its season next month, the NBA is preparing to test hundreds of players, coaches, and others for the coronavirus each night inside a “basketball bubble,” a space in the Disney complex near Orlando, Florida with additional protection from disease. Test …

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