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Senator Stock Scandal, World’s First Trillionaire? & Apple’s Virtual Reality- Friday, May 15th, 2020

11 minutes

The news to know for Friday, May 15th, 2020! 

What to know today about new CDC guidelines to reopen, warnings from a government whistleblower, and a senator’s surprise decision while he’s under investigation.

Plus, it seems Apple is getting into virtual reality, a 'trillionaire' could soon exist, and the three star-studded ways for the class of 2020 to celebrate graduation.

Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes!

Head to or see sources below to read more about any of the stories mentioned today.

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New CDC Reopening Guidance: AP, NPR, CDC (look under 'Keeping Communities Safe') 

Whistleblower Testifies: WSJ, ABC News, WaPo, Axios

Sen. Burr Stock Sale Investigation: The Hill, LA Times, NBC News, CBS News

Latest Unemployment Report: CNBC, Politico, CNN

Restaurant Closures: Axios, Bloomberg

Free Headspace Subscription to Unemployed: TechCrunch, Mashable, Axios, Headspace

NASCAR to Resume Sunday: AP, ESPN, Fox News

Apple Buys NextVR: Bloomberg, CNBC, The Verge

Amazon Face Shields: USA Today, Engadget, Amazon

Bezos Could Become Trillionaire: USA Today, Business Insider, Vox, Comparisun

Facebook’s Virtual Graduation: Today, Variety, Facebook

Graduate Together Event: Deadline. AP. Graduate Together

Youtube’s June Grad Ceremony: YouTube

Feel Good Friday - Nacho Making Fundraiser: EW, YouTube, Thrillist, CNN


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