5 things to know today

By The Associated Press
Posted 7/13/20

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. The U.S., China and the United Arab Emirates are sending spacecraft to Mars beginning …

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5 things to know today

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. The U.S., China and the United Arab Emirates are sending spacecraft to Mars beginning this week. It’s the most sweeping effort yet to seek signs of ancient microscopic life at Mars.

2. Sometimes at odds, America’s two largest generations have something to agree on: the coronavirus pandemic has smacked many at a pivotal time in their lives.

3. More than 100 allegations of sexual harassment, assault and rape against a former student at a top university have roiled a country where sexual assault is rampant.

4. Daniel Lewis Lee is scheduled to die by lethal injection Monday for 1996 killings of a gun dealer, his wife and her 8-year-old daughter.

5. Travolta confirmed that his wife of 28 years died after a two-year battle with breast cancer.

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