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The CDC is citing two studies affirming cloth face coverings are a critical tool in the fight against COVID-19.
1:59 | 07/15/20

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We'll turn now to ABC's Kyra Phillips in Washington with the latest headlines for us. We begin with the growing calls for Americans to mask up. The CDC citing two studies now affirming cloth face coverings are a critical tool in the fight against covid. Robert Redfield, the head of the CDC, telling Jama if Americans wear masks, wash hands and practice social distancing, we can beat the illness back in just a month or two. Dr. Redfield also warning about a grim winter ahead if things continue the way they have been. President trump's niece stepping forward for the first time to speak about her scathing memoir she says is all about family dysfunction. Mary trump telling our George Stephanopoulos that if she were in the oval office today with her uncle, she Wil tell him to, And the historic decision out of Asheville, north Carolina, the city council voting to provide reparations to black citizens and apologizing for the city's role in slavery, discrimination and denial of basic liberties. And the new ballroom host, the yra banks set to take over hosting duties on ABC's "Dancing with the stars." She'll also serve as executive producer. The series embarking on its 29th season later this year. Amy, the supermodel added that she likes seeing celebrities push past their comfort Zones with these sizzling dancing performances. It's always transported her to her days of turning it up ten notches on the catwalk. What I would give to see you and Dr. Jen turning it up on "Dancing with the stars." I'm just going to stick with my smizing. That's what I'm going to do, thank you very much for that.

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