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 2020-04-04 13:02 

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Serbia striker Prijovic arrested for flouting virus curfew...

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia soccer player Aleksandar Prijovic has been arrested for flouting the curfew imposed to curb the coronavirus spread.A police statement said on Saturday that......

 2020-04-04 12:54 

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Global diplomacy under the gun in the time of coronavirus...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Entire countries are on lockdown, state visits canceled, travel curtailed, key meetings postponed or moved online.The coronavirus pandemic has dramatically altered......

 2020-04-04 12:53 

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Campaign asks groups, individuals to pledge to stay at home...

DETROIT (AP) — Some small business owners and grassroots organizers in Michigan are hoping to encourage people to stay at home for at least 15 consecutive days to help slow the spread of the......

 2020-04-04 12:47 

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No home detention for man worried about virus in prison...

DETROIT (AP) — The federal government said it's not willing yet to release a Detroit-area man who fears he could catch the coronavirus while serving a prison sentence for health care......

 2020-04-04 11:55 

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Knifeman in southern France kills 2 in attack on passers by...

PARIS (AP) — A man wielding a knife attacked residents venturing out to shop in a town under lockdown south of the French city of Lyon Saturday, killing two people and wounding others, prosecutors......

 2020-04-04 11:43 

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At funerals in virus outbreak, mourning is from a distance...

Lexington, South Carolina (AP) — No one stands in line to embrace the widow and share memories of her husband of 50 years. No rows of family and friends file toward the flag-draped coffin to pay......

 2020-04-04 11:32 

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Cheltenham defends decision to proceed with horse race event...

CHELTENHAM, England (AP) — Cheltenham Festival organisers have defended their decision to go ahead with the meeting last month after fears were raised that the mass gathering of people for the......

 2020-04-04 10:56 

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Fear grips Swedish soccer as virus delays start of season...

Saturday was supposed to mark the beginning of a new Swedish soccer season, fuelled by the prospect of big broadcasting revenues from a new domestic TV deal and expectations of another tight title......

 2020-04-04 08:45 

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AP PHOTOS: Meals for Paris' marginalized amid coronavirus...

PARIS (AP) — Amid the coronavirus lockdown in France, charity workers are preparing more than a thousand meals a day for migrants and the homeless on the half-abandoned grounds of a former Paris......

 2020-04-04 07:28 

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The Latest: Bangladesh reports 2 more deaths, 9 more cases...

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can......

 2020-04-04 07:00 

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Medics at Egypt's main cancer center test positive for virus...

CAIRO (AP) — At least 15 medics in Egypt's main cancer hospital have been quarantined after testing positive for the coronavirus, officials said Saturday, raising fears the pandemic could prey on......

 2020-04-04 06:59 

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African elite who once sought treatment abroad are grounded...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic could narrow one gaping inequality in Africa, where some heads of state and other elite jet off to Europe or Asia for health care unavailable in their......

 2020-04-04 05:08 

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Competition for supplies sharpening as pandemic worsens...

NEW YORK (AP) — Scarce supplies of medical equipment are leading to growing competition within the U.S. and among nations, in what one French politician called a "worldwide treasure hunt."......

 2020-04-04 04:49 

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Military recruiting struggles as enlistment stations close...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Marine Gunnery Sgt. Kevin Meyer does his best recruiting face-to-face. He can look people in the eye, read their body language and get insight into whether they would make a good......

 2020-04-04 04:38 

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Saudi Arabia sharply rebukes Russia over oil price collapse...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia sharply criticized Russia on Saturday over what it described as Moscow blaming the kingdom for the collapse in global energy prices, showing the......

 2020-04-04 04:02 

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Some states receive masks with dry rot, broken ventilators...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Some states and cities that have been shipped masks, gloves, ventilators and other essential equipment from the nation's medical stockpile to fight the coronavirus have......

 2020-04-04 03:49 

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Pandemic hurts ability of nations to face natural disasters...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Before New Zealand began its four-week lockdown to fight the coronavirus, a reporter asked Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern what would happen if an earthquake struck......

 2020-04-04 03:12 

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2nd deported Guatemalan tests positive for coronavirus...

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A second Guatemalan man has tested positive for the new coronavirus after being deported from the United States, Guatemala's Health Ministry said Friday.The......

 2020-04-04 03:05 

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Singer Pink says she had COVID-19, gives $1M to relief funds...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The singer Pink had tested positive for COVID-19, she said Friday, also announcing that she is donating $500,000 each to two emergency funds.In a pair of tweets, she said......

 2020-04-04 02:40 

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Trump fires watchdog who handled Ukraine complaint...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has fired Michael Atkinson, the inspector general for the intelligence community who handled the whistleblower complaint that triggered Trump's......

 2020-04-04 02:07 

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Barr orders increase in home confinement as virus surges...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr ordered the Bureau of Prisons on Friday to increase the use of home confinement and expedite the release of eligible high-risk inmates at three......

 2020-04-04 02:05 

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China honors virus victims with 3 minutes of reflection...

WUHAN, China (AP) — With air raid sirens wailing and flags at half-mast, China on Saturday held a three-minute nationwide moment of reflection to honor those who have died in the coronavirus......

 2020-04-04 02:02 

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China holds 3-minute nationwide solemn reflection for victims of coronavirus outbreak as case numbers fall...

WUHAN, China (AP) — China holds 3-minute nationwide solemn reflection for victims of coronavirus outbreak as case numbers fall....

 2020-04-04 01:11 

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Some states receive masks with dry rot, broken ventilators...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Some states and cities that have been shipped masks, gloves, ventilators and other essential equipment from the nation's medical stockpile to fight the coronavirus have......

 2020-04-04 01:10 

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California issues first new fracking permits since July...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California issued 24 hydraulic fracturing permits on Friday, authorizing the first new oil wells in the state since July of last year and angering environmental groups......

 2020-04-04 00:55 

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Biden to name VP vetting team, thinking about Cabinet makeup...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden said Friday that he will announce a committee to oversee his vice presidential selection process and is already thinking about whom he'd choose to join his......

 2020-04-04 00:23 

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Urbana teacher and coach charged with child pornography...

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A teacher who also coaches cross country at an Urbana high school was arrested Friday on child pornography charges.Doug Mynatt appeared in federal court by video and......

 2020-04-04 00:12 

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Hacker posts racial slur on fan chat with black NHL player...

NEW YORK (AP) — A hacker posted a racial slur 45 times in an online fan video chat Friday with a black New York Rangers prospect.The NHL team scrambled to disable the hacker it called "a......

 2020-04-03 23:50 

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Selena Gomez reveals bipolar diagnosis to Miley Cyrus...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Selena Gomez opened up about being diagnosed with bipolar disorder during a social media chat with Miley Cyrus.Gomez spoke about her diagnosis during a 20-minute......

 2020-04-03 23:42 

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Pinched by shutdown orders, Hobby Lobby closes stores...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The threat of the coronavirus pandemic has forced Hobby Lobby to close its stores until further notice, the arts and craft retail chain announced Friday.The Oklahoma......

 2020-04-03 23:42 

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NFLPA accused of stonewalling ex-players on disability funds...

The attorney representing retired NFL players alleges the players' union stonewalled his clients when confronted with questions whether their Social Security disability payments would be affected......

 2020-04-03 23:15 

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Mega Millions change means jackpots will be big, not massive...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Winning a Mega Millions lottery prize worth hundreds of millions of dollars was always a long, long shot, but soon it will be nearly impossible.The group that......

 2020-04-03 23:10 

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Jim Houston, Browns' 'Mr. Dependable,' had CTE...

Donna Houston knew her husband's mind was deteriorating when the college football Hall of Famer and Cleveland Browns All-Pro known as "Mr. Dependable" struggled to manage his money.A......

 2020-04-03 23:08 

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OSHA cites companies in deadly New Orleans hotel collapse...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal agency has issued citations against a dozen companies in connection with last fall's deadly partial collapse of a hotel under construction in New Orleans.They......

 2020-04-03 23:06 

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New phone-only Quibi aims for bite of digital entertainment...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Want to see Chance the Rapper prank Hollywood stars? Catch a new action thriller starring Liam Hemsworth and Christoph Waltz? How about a six-minute edition of "60 Minutes"?......

 2020-04-03 23:05 

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Chicago's new top cop guided by Dallas tenure, son's death...

CHICAGO (AP) — As daunting as the challenges that await him as the new chief of a Chicago Police Department under pressure to implement sweeping court-ordered reforms may seem, they pale compared......

 2020-04-03 22:59 

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'Disaster' feared if sick moved to California nursing homes...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California directive that could open the way for some patients sickened with COVID-19 to be sent from overburdened hospitals to nursing homes is being criticized by industry......

 2020-04-03 22:45 

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Kentucky governor vetoes voter ID bill...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear on Friday vetoed a bill pushed by Republican lawmakers to require Kentucky residents to show a government-issued photo ID in order to......

 2020-04-03 22:34 

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Officials brace for surge in virus cases, hospitalizations...

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware officials are warning of an impending spike in coronavirus cases over the next two weeks and urging residents and businesses to heed restrictions on travel and......

 2020-04-03 22:24 

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Federal judge tosses fan lawsuit vs. MLB, Astros, Red Sox...

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by fantasy sports contestants who claimed they were damaged by sign stealing in Major League Baseball.Five men had sued MLB, MLB......

 2020-04-03 22:19 

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Leaders back Navy firing of ship captain; sailors cheer him...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. defense leaders are backing the Navy's decision to fire the ship captain who sought help for his cornonavirus-stricken aircraft carrier, even as videos showed sailors......

 2020-04-03 22:17 

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Ohio mayor pleads for church to stop in-person services...

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio mayor pleaded with a local church to "reconsider" holding in-person services amid concerns of the rapid spread of the coronavirus.Monroe Mayor Jason Frentzel......

 2020-04-03 22:10 

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Kansas governor signs bill to launch new transportation plan...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly signed legislation Friday to launch a new, 10-year transportation program she and other officials see as a $10 billion stimulus to counter the economic......

 2020-04-03 22:06 

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Arizona Senate campaigns get creative amid virus scare...

PHOENIX (AP) — Martha McSally is volunteering at the Salvation Army. Mark Kelly is using his background as an astronaut to entertain kids stuck at home.The global pandemic that is shaking......

 2020-04-03 21:54 

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Oregon residents assemble 10k masks for health-care workers...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Hospital workers in Oregon are astounded at the community response to an effort to provide those on the front lines of the coronavirus fight with protective masks.On......

 2020-04-03 21:41 

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NOT REAL NEWS: False coronavirus claims and phony remedies...

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press......

 2020-04-03 21:36 

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McGrath offers quick response to McConnell virus-related ad...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Democrat Amy McGrath has punched back at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, accusing him of seeking a political windfall from an economic aid package while the......

 2020-04-03 21:26 

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Judge demands FBI provide new details about its surveillance...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chief judge of a secretive national security court demanded Friday that the FBI provide him with details about its investigations after a Justice Department inspector general......

 2020-04-03 21:11 

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Column: Remembering Final Four that never was in the A-T-L...

ATLANTA (AP) — It would've been a magnificent weekend.Hoops. Music. A confetti shower at the end.A real celebration of basketball....

 2020-04-03 21:07 

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FIFA extends men's age limit for Tokyo Olympics due to virus...

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA has extended the age limit for the men's soccer tournament at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics due to the coronavirus pandemic.The amended Olympic rule on Friday retains......

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