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Jon Rahm, of Spain, plays a shot from a bunker on the 11th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Sunday, June 20, 2021, at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

How should top-tier sports handle the coronavirus?

Teachers wearing Black Lives Matter T-shirts join with students at a rally Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 at Garfield High School in Seattle.  (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

How a GOP Senate resolution condemning critical race theory distorts the facts

A view of the P4 lab and the Wuhan Institute of Virology is seen after a visit by the World Health Organization team in Wuhan in China's Hubei province on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

What we can learn from the media’s dismissal of the Wuhan lab theory

AP Photo/Martin Mejia

Election fraud claims proliferate in Germany, Peru and Brazil

An early test of Squash on Elizabeth Warren during a Democratic presidential debate

The lessons of Squash, the first automated fact-checking platform

Former President Donald Trump (Photo: zz/KGC-375/STAR MAX/IPx)

Donald Trump says he was ‘right about everything.’ Is he right about being right?