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The NewsWorthy
Oct 8, 2020
Pence vs. Harris, Wisconsin Outbreak Grows & Scientists Make History - Thursday, October 8th, 2020
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The news to know for Thursday, October 8th, 2020!

We're talking about:

  • highlights from last night's vice-presidential debate
  • Hurricane Delta: what happened in Mexico and how Louisiana is preparing
  • a history-making Nobel prize
  • a new Instagram-like feature coming to Slack
  • new rules for The Oscars

All that and more in just 10 minutes

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VP Debate Recap: WaPo, Politico, WSJ, AP

Trump Returns to Oval Office: Reuters, CBS News, NY Times, Trump Tweet

White House Outbreak: ABC News, WaPo, USA Today, NBC News

COVID-19 Cases Rising in 39 States: USA Today, Johns Hopkins

Wisconsin to Activate Field Hospital: Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, AP, Reuters

Hurricane Warning in Louisiana: Weather Channel, CNN, WaPo, AP, NHC

Hottest September on Record: NY Times, NBC News, Reuters

History-Making Nobel Prize in Chemistry: CBS News, AP, NY Times

Facebook Bans Post-Election Political Ads: The Verge, CNBC, Politico, Axios, Facebook

Slack Getting Instagram-like Stories: The Verge, Engadget, 9to5Mac

Drive-In Movies will now Qualify for 2021 Oscars: USA Today, Variety, Deadline

Thing to Know Thursday: What Happens if a Presidential Candidate Dies? AP, WaPo, Vox

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