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 2020-08-03 07:46 

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Lord & Taylor is latest retailer to file for bankruptcy...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York landmark retailer Lord & Taylor has filed for bankruptcy, joining a growing list of retailers flummoxed by the pandemic.The company, which was sold to the French......

 2020-08-03 07:36 

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Isaias near hurricane strength as it crawls toward Carolinas...

VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Isaias was forecast to be near hurricane strength as it approached the Carolinas Monday, just a day after bands of heavy rain from the tropical storm lashed Florida's east......

 2020-08-03 06:48 

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Analysis: Often on brink, Lebanon headed toward collapse...

BEIRUT (AP) — Power cuts that last up to 20 hours a day. Mountains of trash spilling into streets. Long lines at gas stations.It may seem like a standard summer in Lebanon, a country used......

 2020-08-03 06:11 

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MLB looks to shorter doubleheaders to ease scheduling chaos...

The Detroit Tigers and Cincinnati Reds were the first teams to try out baseball's new time-saving measure — a doubleheader with seven-inning games.They ended up having a long day anyway......

 2020-08-03 06:07 

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The Latest: France imposes new rules requiring outdoor masks...

PARIS — Beach resorts along France's Atlantic coast, picturesque promenades on the Loire River, farmers markets in the Alps — they're among scores of spots around France where everyone is now......

 2020-08-03 06:04 

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AP VoteCast: How Black women shape Democratic politics...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Black women are often called the backbone of the Democratic Party — reliable and loyal voters whose support can make or break a candidate.In 2018, they were more likely......

 2020-08-03 06:01 

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"If not now, when?": Black women seize political spotlight...

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — The little girl ran up to her, wide-eyed and giddy."Are you Charisse Davis?" the fourth grader asked.Davis was stunned. A former kindergarten teacher and......

 2020-08-03 05:57 

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Philippine capital returning to lockdown as virus surges...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president has agreed to place the capital and outlying provinces back under a lockdown after medical groups warned that the country was waging "a losing......

 2020-08-03 05:46 

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Next in summer of player empowerment: Pac-12 players unite...

As college football leaders work to rescue a football season worth billions in revenue from the threat of COVID-19, the players have become emboldened.They are calling out coaches and......

 2020-08-03 05:42 

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Analysis: Early returns say so far, so good for NBA bubble...

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — So far, so good.The NBA's bubble remains intact. The extraordinary health protocols put into place to try and save this season seem to be working. The mission......

 2020-08-03 05:41 

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HSBC says net profit plunged 96% in 2Q as pandemic took hold...

LONDON (AP) — Europe's biggest bank, HSBC, said Monday that its net profit plummeted 96% in the second quarter of this year as lower interest rates combined with the downturn due to the......

 2020-08-03 05:09 

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Idaho hearing could offer new details in missing kids' case...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Prosecutors on Monday plan to begin sketching out their evidence against a couple at the center of a bizarre case of two missing children whose bodies were later unearthed in......

 2020-08-03 05:02 

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Parents struggle as schools reopen amid coronavirus surge...

Shannon Dunn has to report in person to her job this week as a cafeteria manager at at elementary school in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, but she has no idea what she'll do when her daughter starts......

 2020-08-03 04:43 

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Islamic State attack on Afghan prison, killing 11, rages on...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Islamic State group attack on a prison in eastern Afghanistan holding hundreds of its members raged on Monday after killing at least 11 people in fighting overnight, a......

 2020-08-03 04:09 

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British woman in Malaysia court for trial in husband's death...

ALOR SETAR, Malaysia (AP) — A British woman accused of stabbing her husband to death at their Malaysian resort home entered court Monday for the start of a murder trial that could end with her......

 2020-08-03 04:08 

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Asian shares mixed on US-China tensions, Wall Street gains...

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed on Monday as investors eyeballed surging coronavirus cases in the region.U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's weekend comments that President Donald......

 2020-08-03 04:07 

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COVID relief bill remains up in air as negotiations resume...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Slow, grinding negotiations on a huge COVID-19 relief bill are set to resume, but the path forward promises to be challenging. Both the Trump administration negotiating team and......

 2020-08-03 04:06 

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump hype on drug costs, hydroxychloroquine...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is making grandiose claims about slashing drug prices and the efficacy of a treatment for COVID-19 that don't hold up to reality.In a tweet Sunday,......

 2020-08-03 03:32 

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Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks...

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets used strong defense down the stretch for a 120-116 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday......

 2020-08-03 02:46 

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Red-hot Judge powers streaking Yankees past Red Sox 9-7...

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge homered twice and drove in five runs, connecting for the fifth straight game and breaking an eighth-inning tie with a tape-measure shot that powered the New York......

 2020-08-03 02:02 

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Asia Today: Duterte reimposing virus lockdown on Manila area...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is reimposing a moderate lockdown in the capital and outlying provinces after medical groups appealed for the move as coronavirus......

 2020-08-03 01:48 

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Daly, Singh the latest to pull out of PGA Championship...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — John Daly and Vijay Singh were the latest players to withdraw from the PGA Championship next week at TPC Harding Park, making 12 players either exempt or offered invitations......

 2020-08-03 01:34 

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Brewers' Pat Murphy 'resting comfortably' after heart attack...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers bench coach Pat Murphy suffered a heart attack during a Saturday team workout at Miller Park, but team officials said he was resting comfortably and should be......

 2020-08-03 01:28 

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Leading Off: Phillies end layoff, visit Judge, Cole, Yankees...

A look at what's happening around the majors on Monday:BACK TO WORKThe Philadelphia Phillies face a difficult assignment in their long-awaited return to action....

 2020-08-03 01:24 

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Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for COVID-19...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson has tested positive for COVID-19.The Eagles released a statement Sunday night saying Pederson hasn't experienced any symptoms, is......

 2020-08-03 01:05 

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Bregman's 11th-inning RBI sends Astros past Angels, 6-5...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Alex Bregman hit an RBI single in the 11th inning, and the Houston Astros rallied for a 6-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.Bregman also homered, and......

 2020-08-03 00:47 

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Yankees slugger Aaron Judge homers in 5th straight game...

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge homered for the fifth consecutive game Sunday night, becoming the first New York Yankees player in 13 years to accomplish the feat.The big slugger connected off......

 2020-08-02 23:27 

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Danielle Kang wins at Inverness in LPGA return to golf...

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Danielle Kang played the brand of steady golf that wins on tough golf courses, closing with a 2-under 70 on Sunday at Inverness Club and winning the LPGA Drive On Championship......

 2020-08-02 23:08 

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Thomas holds off Koepka to win WGC in Memphis, reclaim No. 1...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Justin Thomas won the FedEx St. Jude Invitational on Sunday to take the No. 1 spot in the world for the first time since June 2018.Thomas dueled defending champion......

 2020-08-02 22:43 

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Keselowski wins in New Hampshire for 3d win since shutdown...

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Brad Keselowski won at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday for his third victory of the NASCAR season and 33rd of his career.Keselowski and Denny Hamlin swapped stage......

 2020-08-02 22:22 

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Injured Jets in biggest trouble of NHL teams down 1-0...

Trouble keeps following Winnipeg Jets, from one of their best players not reporting to training camp to a bevy of injuries throughout the regular season.They're deep in it once again, not......

 2020-08-02 22:22 

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Tatum has 34 as Celtics beat Trail Blazers 128-124...

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 34 points, Jaylen Brown added 30 and the Boston Celtics built a big lead early before holding on for a 128-124 victory over the Portland Trail......

 2020-08-02 22:08 

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New Mexico reports 226 more coronavirus cases, 3 more deaths...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in New Mexico has increased by 226 with three additional deaths also reported Sunday.That raises the state's total number of......

 2020-08-02 21:57 

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Arkansas reports 637 more coronavirus cases...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas reported 637 more confirmed cases of COVID-19 Sunday.The new tally bring the state's total to 43,810 confirmed cases of the disease caused by the novel......

 2020-08-02 21:21 

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7-inning doubleheaders debut in MLB, Reds top Tigers 4-3...

DETROIT (AP) — In the opener of the first seven-inning doubleheader in Major League Baseball history, Shogo Akiyama hit an RBI single in the seventh that sent the Cincinnati Reds over the Detroit......

 2020-08-02 21:03 

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Caris LeVert's 34 lead Nets past Wizards, 118-110...

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Caris LeVert scored 25 of his 34 points in the second half to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Washington Wizards 118-110 on Sunday and move closer to a playoff......

 2020-08-02 20:54 

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Coyotes hold off Predators 4-3 in series opener...

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored the first of Arizona's three first-period goals, a healthy Phil Kessel had two assists and the Coyotes held on to beat the Nashville Predators......

 2020-08-02 20:50 

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Braves beat Mets 4-0 for 5th win in row; Cespedes opts out...

ATLANTA (AP) — Kyle Wright and the Atlanta bullpen combined on a 10-hit shutout and the Braves won their fifth in a row, beating the Mets 4-0 Sunday and blanking a New York lineup that found out......

 2020-08-02 20:40 

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Relaxed: Dressed-down look is making NBA coaches happy...

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Going shopping was a top priority for Taylor Jenkins when he was first hired as coach of the Memphis Grizzlies.The man needed suits.NBA sidelines tend......

 2020-08-02 20:10 

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Nevada reports 1,131 more coronavirus cases, passes 50K mark...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada has now passed the 50,000 mark in positive COVID-19 cases.State health officials on Sunday reported 1,131 new coronavirus cases, pushing the total to 50,205 since......

 2020-08-02 20:00 

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Iran hits hawkish US expert with symbolic sanctions...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) —Iran on Sunday imposed symbolic sanctions on a hawkish former expert with the White House National Security Council, Iranian state media reported.A statement from......

 2020-08-02 19:40 

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Texas doesn't report COVID-19 case count amid system upgrade...

DALLAS (AP) — Texas did not report daily counts of COVID-19 cases nor fatalities Sunday as health officials worked to upgrade the electronic system they use to process lab reports.The Texas......

 2020-08-02 19:39 

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Mike Trout to return to Angels on Tuesday after baby's birth...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout is expected to return to the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday after missing four games to be with his wife and newborn son.The three-time AL MVP is likely to......

 2020-08-02 19:15 

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Michigan reports no new COVID-19 deaths, 426 confirmed cases...

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan reported no new COVID-19 deaths and 426 new confirmed cases, health officials said Sunday.The Michigan Department of Health and Human Service on Sunday said there......

 2020-08-02 19:14 

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Pompeo says Trump to take broad action on Chinese software...

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to take action on a what he sees as a broad array of national security risks presented by software connected to the Chinese Communist Party, Secretary......

 2020-08-02 19:07 

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Navy reluctant to reinstate Greitens until Pence intervened...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Navy appeared reluctant to reinstate former Navy SEAL and Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens in 2019 until Vice President Mike Pence's office intervened, according to newly......

 2020-08-02 19:04 

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Only 1 major candidate running to succeed Tulsi Gabbard...

HONOLULU (AP) — There's only one major candidate in the race to succeed U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, virtually guaranteeing he will be sworn in as Hawaii's newest congressman in January.Kai......

 2020-08-02 18:53 

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All-American Luka Garza passes on NBA to return to Iowa...

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Big Ten player of the year Luka Garza announced Sunday he is withdrawing from the NBA draft and will return to Iowa for his senior season."My heart is in Iowa City,"......

 2020-08-02 18:28 

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Tamar Braxton pays tribute to boyfriend for 'saving my life'...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tamar Braxton is thanking her boyfriend for "saving my life" after her hospitalization last month.Braxton posted a lengthy message on social media late Saturday that paid......

 2020-08-02 18:21 

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Mets say Cespedes absent from ballpark, no reason given...

ATLANTA (AP) —New York Mets slugger Yoenis Cspedes was not with the team for Sunday's game at Atlanta and the club said it hadn't been able to locate him."As of game time, Yoenis......

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