Trump Claims Authority to Issue Order on Mail-In Votes –

Trump campaign accuses Biden campaign of leaving ‘trap door’ open for ex-VP to avoid debates – Fox News

Nevada governor signs bill to allow mail-in voting after Trump promises legal challenge | TheHill – The Hill

Trump claims right to issue executive order on vote-by-mail – POLITICO

Rep. Louie Gohmert’s daughter rebukes him for not wearing a mask before coronavirus diagnosis – CNN

California Coronavirus Update: Governor Gavin Newsom Warns COVID Could Impact Labor Day, Halloween And The Holidays – Deadline

Minnesota lawmaker speaks out on BLM protesters at his home, decries ‘loud profane mob’ – Fox News

Hogan curtails power of local health officers to order blanket school closures – The Washington Post

Hiltzik: Trump ratchets up the cruelty as COVID-19 spreads – Los Angeles Times

Pennsylvania student pulled from HS graduation ceremony for ‘Black Lives Matter’ mask – USA TODAY

As Trump leans into attacks on mail voting, GOP officials confront signs of Republican turnout crisis – The Washington Post

LIVE UPDATES: Phone call about to be played of Melanie Gibb confronting Chad and Lori Daybell concerning missing kids – East Idaho News

Joe Biden’s VP pick will be his most ‘consequential decision,’ Rachel Campos-Duffy says – Fox News

Trump threatens lawsuit to block mail-in voting in Nevada – POLITICO

D.C.-area forecast: Flooding threat as rains from Isaias surge north late today through Tuesday – The Washington Post

Kansas primary election 2020: The Senate and House races to watch –

Biden VP short-listers jockey as search enters final round in secrecy – POLITICO

Trump administration examining options for unilateral action if no coronavirus deal is reached with Congress – The Washington Post

Republicans prep for leadership battle if Trump goes down – POLITICO

Hugs helped El Paso victims cope after the shooting. A sign of affection now could put their lives at risk – CNN

260 employees in Georgia school district have tested positive for Covid-19 or been exposed – CNN

Minneapolis police offer advice on how to stay safe amid crime surge: Give up cellphone – Fox News

Another fake Pelosi video goes viral on Facebook – CNN

Biden’s delay in choosing a running mate intensifies jockeying between potential picks – The Washington Post

A coronavirus vaccine won’t change the world right away – The Washington Post

Russia Sets Mass Vaccination for October After Shortened Trial – The New York Times

Pelosi and Mnuchin dig in on stimulus positions ahead of scheduled Monday talks – CNN

Homicide Spike Hits Most Large U.S. Cities – The Wall Street Journal

Mnuchin defends GOP delay in coronavirus bill – Fox News

Egypt invites Elon Musk to see for himself pyramids ‘not built by aliens’ – The Independent

Arrests Over Illicit Party Boat With 170 Guests Cruising Around N.Y.C. – The New York Times

South Dakota To Host Hundreds Of Thousands For Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Starting Friday – Forbes

Annual Sturgis rally expecting 250,000 people, stirring virus concerns – Minnesota Public Radio News

With overdose deaths up during the pandemic, Philadelphia fights for a legal safe injection site – NBC News

Pandemic ushers in ‘new normal’ for historically underfunded HBCUs – NBC News

Pelosi, Mnuchin, Meadows point to disagreements as deal on unemployment benefits, coronavirus relief remains elusive – The Washington Post

Republican National Committee disputes GOP convention spokesperson’s claim that Trump’s renomination will be closed to media – The Washington Post

Public health experts fear a hasty FDA signoff on vaccine – Salon

Birx warns US is ‘in a new phase’ of coronavirus pandemic with more widespread cases – CNN

Annual Sturgis rally expecting 250K, stirring virus concerns – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Israel’s Netanyahu rails against protesters asking him to resign – Al Jazeera English

Start Vaccinating Now! – Forbes

We Should Consider Starting Covid-19 Vaccinations Now – Forbes

In Italy, doctors beat back the coronavirus and are now preparing for a second wave –

Surprise! Here’s How Much a Coronavirus Vaccine Will Cost You – Motley Fool

Trump keeps promising an overhaul of the nation’s health-care system that never arrives – The Washington Post

D.C.-area forecast: Back to high heat today; heavy rain threat from Isaias late Monday and Tuesday – The Washington Post

20 Things to Know About the GOP-Backed HEALS Act – Motley Fool

Israeli writer Amir Haskel emerges as a symbol of anti-Netanyahu protests – NBC News

Great white sharks swim among us at San Diego County beaches – The San Diego Union-Tribune