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 2020-06-29 19:39 

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Jacksonville, host of summer GOP convention, requires masks...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The city of Jacksonville, where President Trump is anticipated to accept the Republican nomination later this summer in his bid for re-election, enacted a mandatory......

 2020-06-29 19:29 

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Macron condemns Turkey's 'criminal' actions in Libya...

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron lashed out Monday against Turkey's "criminal" responsibility in Libya.Speaking during a visit to Germany, Macron strongly condemned Turkey's......

 2020-06-29 19:19 

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Authorities: 2 shot at Amazon facility in Florida...

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Two people were shot Monday at an Amazon facility near Jacksonville, Florida, authorities said.The shooting happened about 2 p.m. at an Amazon warehouse on the......

 2020-06-29 19:12 

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Billions of dollars in aid for small businesses go unclaimed...

NEW YORK (AP) — Billions of dollars offered by Congress as a lifeline to small businesses struggling to survive the pandemic are about to be left on the table when a key government program stops......

 2020-06-29 19:03 

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Federal appeals court upholds Maryland's ban on bump stocks...

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday upheld Maryland's ban on bump stocks and other devices that make guns fire faster, a state law that preceded a nationwide ban. Both bans......

 2020-06-29 19:00 

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Virus cases continue to rise in Iowa's college towns...

Confirmed cases of the coronavirus continued to climb in counties that are home to Iowa's largest public universities, according to statistics released Monday.State public health data......

 2020-06-29 18:57 

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Diamondbacks right-hander Leake opts out of 2020 season...

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Mike Leake has opted out of the 2020 season due to concerns about the coronavirus.Diamondbacks general manager Mike Hazen did not elaborate......

 2020-06-29 18:50 

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Trump campaign sues over mail-in drop-off sites for ballots...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump's re-election campaign, the national Republican Party and four western Pennsylvania members of Congress sued Monday to force changes to how the state......

 2020-06-29 18:47 

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Column: NASCAR rolls on, through crisis and controversy...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The one thing NASCAR has always gotten right is its ability to keep the wheels turning. In crisis or coronavirus, the show finds its way to a race track and keeps plugging......

 2020-06-29 18:44 

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Reddit bans pro-Trump forum in hate-speech crackdown...

Reddit, an online comment forum that is one of the internet's most popular websites, on Monday banned a pro-Donald Trump forum as part of a crackdown on hate speech.The Trump forum was......

 2020-06-29 18:44 

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Confirmed coronavirus cases surpass 13,000 in Oklahoma...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of reported coronavirus cases in Oklahoma has surpassed 13,000 with more than 200 additional reported cases, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health on......

 2020-06-29 18:42 

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The Latest: NHL says 26 players have reported positive tests...

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The National Hockey League says a total of 26 players have reported testing positive for the new......

 2020-06-29 18:41 

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AMC pushes back movie theater reopening by 2 weeks...

AMC Theaters, the nation's largest chain, is pushing back its plans to begin reopening theaters by two weeks following the closure because of COVID-19. The company said Monday that it would open......

 2020-06-29 18:30 

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Louisiana lawmakers winding down coronavirus special session...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana lawmakers held behind-the-scenes negotiations on a state operating budget and put the finishing touches on business tax breaks and other coronavirus response......

 2020-06-29 18:25 

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Cuomo says Trump should wear mask and require them in public...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday called on President Donald Trump to sign an executive order requiring people to wear a mask in public and to "lead by example" by wearing......

 2020-06-29 18:22 

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New this week: Willie Nelson, Nick race special, 'Hamilton'...

Here's a collection curated by The Associated Press' entertainment journalists of what's arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.MOVIES— " Hamilton ": Disney......

 2020-06-29 18:17 

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'White power' flare-up in retirement haven reveals tensions...

THE VILLAGES, Fla. (AP) — There has always been a low-boil tension in The Villages retirement community between the Republican majority and the much smaller cohort of Democrats, but a veneer of......

 2020-06-29 17:52 

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Despite pandemic, MTV VMAs to take place Aug. 30 in Brooklyn...

NEW YORK (AP) — The 2020 MTV Video Music Awards will still go ahead despite the coronavirus pandemic.An MTV spokesperson confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday that the show will take......

 2020-06-29 17:46 

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India bans dozens of Chinese apps, citing security reasons...

NEW DELHI (AP) — India on Monday banned 59 apps with Chinese links, saying their activities endanger the country's sovereignty, defense and security.India's decision comes as its troops are......

 2020-06-29 17:43 

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Jackson County will mandate face masks in public...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) —Jackson County will require people to wear face masks in public amid the coronavirus pandemic, following similar orders from others in the Kansas City metro area, a......

 2020-06-29 17:41 

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WHO: Countries complaining about contact tracing are 'lame'...

LONDON (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization on Monday dismissed complaints from countries complaining that contact tracing is too difficult to implement as a control strategy for the......

 2020-06-29 17:27 

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Wisconsin mink industry warned of outbreak in Europe animals...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin animal health officials are cautioning the state's mink producers about the dangers of the coronavirus following outbreaks among animals on several farms in Europe,......

 2020-06-29 17:27 

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Missouri governor will not appeal ruling for abortion clinic...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson will not contest the license issued to the state's only abortion clinic following a yearlong legal battle over whether the Planned Parenthood......

 2020-06-29 17:23 

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July Fourth celebration will include East Coast flyovers...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Military planes will conduct flyovers in a handful of major cities along the East Coast as part of this year's July Fourth celebration amid the coronavirus pandemic.The......

 2020-06-29 17:12 

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Worldwide slowdown in fishing unlikely to save rare species...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Commercial fishing taking place worldwide has dipped since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, but scientists and conservation experts say it's unclear if the slowdown......

 2020-06-29 17:06 

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Some new college hoop coaches turn to experienced transfers...

Mark Byington has spent more than three months as the men's basketball coach at James Madison without being able to take a recruiting trip or meet personally with the eight players joining his......

 2020-06-29 17:04 

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NYC mayor seeks $1 billion police cut amid City Hall protest...

NEW YORK (AP) — The police budget in New York City would be slashed by $1 billion under a proposal announced Monday by Mayor Bill de Blasio.With a "defund the police" sit-in protest......

 2020-06-29 17:03 

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Nebraska reports 18,899 coronavirus cases, 267 deaths...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health officials say the number of reported coronavirus cases in the state is approaching 19,000.As of Monday, the state reported 18,899 cases of COVID-19,......

 2020-06-29 16:59 

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Accused California serial rapist and killer tells judge he will plead guilty to 13 murders, admit dozens of sex assaults...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Accused California serial rapist and killer tells judge he will plead guilty to 13 murders, admit dozens of sex assaults....

 2020-06-29 16:59 

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Women sue 4 Indianapolis officers, claiming excessive force...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two women have filed an excessive force lawsuit against four Indianapolis police officers after video was released of officers using batons and pepper balls to subdue the women......

 2020-06-29 16:56 

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Abortion foes vent disappointment after Supreme Court ruling...

NEW YORK (AP) — Abortion opponents vented their disappointment and fury on Monday after the Supreme Court issued a 5-4 decision to strike down a Louisiana law that would have curbed abortion......

 2020-06-29 16:50 

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Netflix series to dramatize Kaepernick's path to activism...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Colin Kaepernick is joining with Emmy-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay on a Netflix drama series about the teenage roots of the former NFL player's activism."Colin in......

 2020-06-29 16:46 

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Montana confirms 90 more COVID-19 cases over weekend...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana has confirmed another 90 COVID-19 cases in testing reported from Saturday through Monday, bringing the total number case known cases in the state over 900.......

 2020-06-29 16:44 

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Using 'face doubles,' a new doc captures an anti-LGBTQ purge...

Anonymous sources in documentaries have often been reduced to a shadowy, voice-distorted figure — or worse, a pixelated blur.But a new documentary premiering Tuesday on HBO has, with the......

 2020-06-29 16:40 

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Polish group seeks pope's action against sex abuse, cover-up...

ROME (AP) — The Vatican says Pope Francis has been informed about an appeal launched by a group of Catholics in Poland urging intervention into cases where bishops have continued to cover up for......

 2020-06-29 16:39 

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Police reel in Louisiana man captured swimming in fish tank...

BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) — Police in Louisiana were able to reel in a man captured on video swimming through a fish tank at a sporting goods store.Kevin Wise, 26, told KSLA-TV that he plunged......

 2020-06-29 16:35 

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Hundreds line up for tests as Florida cities close beaches...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Hundreds of people lined up at coronavirus testing sites around Florida on Monday, as the state remained in the virus's grip.St. Petersburg Police said on......

 2020-06-29 16:24 

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Kissing of Blarney Stone resumes as Ireland eases lockdown...

LONDON (AP) — Life became ever so slightly more normal in Ireland on Monday as pints were pulled and locked-down hair was trimmed for the first time since the middle of March.And for the......

 2020-06-29 16:22 

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11 o'clock and all's silent on Wimbledon's would-be Day 1...

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — When the clock struck 11 a.m. at the All England Club, there was silence.Not because a player dressed all in white was about to whack a serve on one of Wimbledon's......

 2020-06-29 16:12 

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State's pandemic numbers dip amid worries about Pittsburgh...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania reported 492 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and eight deaths on Monday and 505 cases and three deaths on Sunday, slight drops that come as concerns about rising......

 2020-06-29 16:11 

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Adjusting to COVID, Sundance to expand footprint nationwide...

NEW YORK (AP) — The Sundance Film Festival, held annually at altitude in the snowy reaches of a Utah ski town, is expanding beyond the mountains.Sundance, the premier independent film......

 2020-06-29 16:08 

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Dems push election-season health care bill toward House OK...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats pushed a strengthening of "Obamacare" patient protections toward House passage Monday, an effort they hoped would help them sharpen the coronavirus pandemic and......

 2020-06-29 15:54 

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At least 6 in North Dakota sickened by recalled salad mixes...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — At least six people in North Dakota have been sickened with an illness associated with bagged salad mixes, according to the state Department of Health.The cases are......

 2020-06-29 15:52 

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Pittsburgh protesters sue police, allege excessive force...

A group of protesters is suing Pittsburgh city and police officials, saying officers used unnecessary, excessive force to disperse a crowd protesting against police brutality and officials lied......

 2020-06-29 15:49 

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Top US judge in LA steps down over remark called insensitive...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The top-ranking federal judge for the Los Angeles area has told fellow judges and court staff that he is stepping down from his post because of a remark he made about a Black......

 2020-06-29 15:44 

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Louisville protest shooting victim remembered for kindness...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A man gunned down during a Louisville protest over the police killing of Breonna Taylor was remembered at a vigil for amplifying calls for peace and helping victims of......

 2020-06-29 15:38 

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Rhode Island summer camps open, with restrictions...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island summer camps were allowed to open Monday under a set of rules that balance fun for children against the risks of spreading the coronavirus.Groups of......

 2020-06-29 15:36 

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EU prolongs sanctions against Russia over Ukraine conflict...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Monday prolonged economic sanctions against Russia for six months for failing to live up to its commitments to the peace agreement in Ukraine.The......

 2020-06-29 15:29 

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Tracking coronavirus cases proves difficult amid new surge...
 2020-06-29 15:23 

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UK judge says Depp broke court order in Sun libel case...

LONDON (AP) — A U.K. High Court judge ruled Monday that actor Johnny Depp violated a court order by failing to disclose evidence relating to his drug use to lawyers for British tabloid The Sun,......

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