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Mandatory masks as cases increase in the state of Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) – After a one-day respite, coronavirus cases in the Australian state of Victoria have increased again, prompting a move to make masks mandatory in the Melbourne metropolitan area and county Mitchell’s close. Health officials on Sunday registered 363 new cases in the last 24 hours. Two men …

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Joey Chestnut breaks another hot dog eating contest record

Click here if you are having trouble viewing the slide show on a mobile device. Joey Chestnut did not need a crowd or his closest competitor. Instead, in one of the most unusual editions of one of the most distinctively American traditions, the San Jose native shot down his 1,000th …

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How to grow a victory garden of any size

First came the raised beds, three narrow boxes that line the edge of my patio. Then the land came in a large acrid pile, demanding to be shovelled. And last weekend, I brought home trays of dainty little plants that promise a summer of chard, peas, tomatoes, and beets. The …

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