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HEAT WAVE: A sweltering summer heat wave will grip 270 million Americans -- that’s 84% of the continental U.S. population -- this week. At one point this week, about 150 million people will sweat through heat index numbers over 100 degrees.
There is “a real risk” that the coronavirus can be airborne, and possibly spread through microscopic particles that linger in the air, an open letter supported by 239 scientists says. @DrLaPook has more tonight on new concerns about how the virus spreads.
"They didn't care about [Hillary Clinton's] emails. And you know how you know? Because if they did, they'd be up in arms right now as the Chinese are listening to the president's iPhone that he leaves in his golf cart. It turns out, I guess it wasn't that important," Obama says.
Rep. @Ocasio2018 (D-NY): "I want to tell children across this country...that no matter what the president says, this country belongs to you, and it belongs to everyone, and today, that notion -- that very notion -- was challenged."
In Minneapolis, new details are emerging about a history of friction between George Floyd and former officer Derek Chauvin. One former nightclub coworker tells CBS News the two men “bumped heads.” @jeffpeguescbs has more
Pres. Trump lauds Rep. Jeff Van Drew during Oval Office meeting Thursday after freshman lawmaker's switch to the Republican Party; Van Drew voted against both articles of impeachment Wednesday as a Democrat