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 2020-06-29 05:11 

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Images of brutality against Black people spur racial trauma...

Since Wanda Johnson's son was shot and killed by a police officer in Oakland, California, 11 years ago, she has watched video after video of similar encounters between Black people and police.......

 2020-06-29 05:06 

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The Latest: India reports nearly 20,000 new virus cases...

NEW DELHI — India on Monday reported nearly 20,000 new coronavirus infections, a new record for the country, as several states reimpose partial or full lockdowns to stem the spread of the......

 2020-06-29 05:02 

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Mississippi surrenders Confederate symbol from state flag...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi will retire the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem, more than a century after white supremacist legislators adopted the design a......

 2020-06-29 04:25 

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Beyond 'love,' Trump has little to show from N Korea talks...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hours after an astonishing summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, President Donald Trump boldly declared a breakthrough. "There is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North......

 2020-06-29 04:22 

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump hypes bid to stem monument vandalism...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's persistent see-no-evil posture on coronavirus testing — if you don't look for the virus, the cases go away — defies both science and street sense. Yet he......

 2020-06-29 04:07 

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Nissan officials face angry shareholders on red ink, scandal...

TOKYO (AP) — Nissan Chief Executive Makoto Uchida told shareholders Monday he is giving up half his pay after the Japanese automaker sank into the red amid plunging sales and plant closures in......

 2020-06-29 04:04 

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China forces birth control on Muslims to suppress population...

The Chinese government is taking draconian measures to slash birth rates among Uighurs and other minorities as part of a sweeping campaign to curb its Muslim population, even as it encourages some......

 2020-06-29 04:02 

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Trump denies briefing on reported bounties against US troops...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has denied that he was made aware of U.S. intelligence officials' conclusions that Russia secretly offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants for killing......

 2020-06-29 03:56 

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Asian shares slide, following Wall St selloff on virus fears...

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares fell Monday in Asia, tracking losses on Wall Street as rising virus cases cause some U.S. states to backtrack on pandemic reopenings.Tokyo';s Nikkei 225 index lost......

 2020-06-29 03:27 

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A list of winners at the 2020 BET Awards...

A list of winners at the 2020 BET Awards, which aired virtually Sunday because of the coronavirus pandemic.____— Video of the year: DJ Khaled featuring Nipsey Hussle and John Legend,......

 2020-06-29 02:15 

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Asia Today: Seoul considers new curbs as virus cases climb...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has reported 42 new infections of COVID-19 as infections steadily climb in the greater capital area, forcing authorities to consider stronger social......

 2020-06-29 01:53 

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AP sources: NBC gets US Open as Fox gets out of contract...

The U.S. Open is returning to NBC starting this year at Winged Foot after Fox Sports has asked to end its 12-year contract with the USGA, multiple people told The Associated Press on Sunday......

 2020-06-29 01:14 

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Source: Patriots sign QB Cam Newton to replace Brady...

BOSTON (AP) — The New England Patriots have reached an agreement with free-agent quarterback Cam Newton, bringing in the 2015 NFL Most Valuable Player to help the team move on from three-time MVP......

 2020-06-29 01:08 

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Pats fined $1.1M, lose pick for filming game last season...

NEW YORK (AP) — The New England Patriots have been fined $1.1 million by the NFL for inappropriately filming the Cincinnati Bengals' sideline during a game last season.On Sunday, the league......

 2020-06-29 01:01 

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Apple, AT&T, Jack Daniel's: Fed issues details on bond buys...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve on Sunday released a list of roughly 750 companies, including Apple, Walmart and ExxonMobil, whose corporate bonds it will purchase in the coming months in an......

 2020-06-29 00:59 

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Hamlin caps marathon day of racing at Pocono with 4th win...

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Denny Hamlin held off Kevin Harvick on Sunday night to win the second Cup race of the weekend at Pocono Raceway and flip the result of the opener.Hamlin raced to his......

 2020-06-28 23:54 

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Johnson wins Travelers to extend career-long season streak...

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Dustin Johnson won the Travelers Championship on Sunday to end a long drought and extend his career-long season victory streak to 13.Johnson closed with a 3-under 67......

 2020-06-28 22:58 

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Mississippi legislators vote to remove controversial Confederate emblem from state flag...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi legislators vote to remove controversial Confederate emblem from state flag....

 2020-06-28 22:34 

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Franco one of several top prospects picked for player pools...

Top prospect Wander Franco is part of the Tampa Bay Rays' 60-man player pool, and the Detroit Tigers are including their most heralded young pitchers as baseball gears up for its abbreviated......

 2020-06-28 22:13 

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Speedway owner loses staff, 'all but 2' sponsors after post...

PINE HALL, N.C. (AP) — The owner of a North Carolina racetrack said he has faced death threats, lost employees and seen "all but two" of his sponsors evaporate amid the backlash over his social......

 2020-06-28 22:10 

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New Mexico reports 192 additional COVID-19 cases and 1 death...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Health officials in New Mexico reported 192 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday with one additional death.That raises the state's totals to 11,809 confirmed......

 2020-06-28 22:09 

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Eskimos drop former Alabama player after homophobic tweets...

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Edmonton Eskimos released Christion Jones on Sunday, a day after the former Alabama reciever/kick returner made homophobic comments on Twitter.Jones tweeted:......

 2020-06-28 22:01 

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New Utah virus cases top weekly record as infections surge...

Utah health officials have reported the most coronavirus cases in one week since the pandemic began as a surge in infections continues across the state.Officials reported 3,638 cases for......

 2020-06-28 21:39 

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County's on-site alcohol consumption halted amid virus spike...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Officials in western Pennsylvania's Allegheny County are halting all on-site consumption of alcohol in bars and restaurants due to what they call an "alarming" spike in COVID-19......

 2020-06-28 21:29 

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Nevada reports 821 additional COVID-19 cases; no new deaths...

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Health officials in Nevada reported 821 additional positive cases of the coronavirus around the state Sunday, but no new deaths.The state Department of Health and......

 2020-06-28 21:16 

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Minneapolis police chief, mayor launching policy changes...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis police chief and mayor on Sunday began their push for sweeping policy changes with a new rule that prevents officers involved in using deadly force from......

 2020-06-28 21:11 

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Reported death toll in coronavirus pandemic exceeds 500,000, Johns Hopkins University researchers say...

ROME (AP) — Reported death toll in coronavirus pandemic exceeds 500,000, Johns Hopkins University researchers say....

 2020-06-28 21:08 

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Pirates RHP Santana banned 80 games for drugs, out this year...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Edgar Santana will miss all of the abbreviated 2020 season after being suspended 80 games for violating Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention......

 2020-06-28 20:50 

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Iowa reports 543 more virus cases for a total of 28,478...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Health officials report the number of coronavirus cases in Iowa grew by 543 to 28,478 on Sunday.The Iowa Department of Public Health said that as of 10 a.m. Sunday......

 2020-06-28 20:49 

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Fracking pioneer Chesapeake files for bankruptcy protection...

NEW YORK (AP) — Chesapeake Energy, a shale drilling pioneer that helped to turn the United States into a global energy powerhouse, has filed for bankruptcy protection.The Oklahoma......

 2020-06-28 20:39 

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Italy honors, remembers virus dead with Donizetti's Requiem...

ROME (AP) — Italy bid farewell to its coronavirus dead on Sunday with a haunting Requiem concert performed at the entrance to the cemetery of Bergamo, the hardest-hit province in the onetime......

 2020-06-28 20:07 

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Five deaths, 252 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Michigan...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Five deaths and 252 new confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported Sunday by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.The total number of confirmed......

 2020-06-28 20:01 

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Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo declares victory in her fight to win reelection and oversee the 2024 Summer Olympics...

PARIS (AP) — Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo declares victory in her fight to win reelection and oversee the 2024 Summer Olympics....

 2020-06-28 19:44 

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Briscoe holds off Chastain to win Xfinity race at Pocono...

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Chase Briscoe held off Ross Chastain in overtime to win the crash-filled Xfinity Series at Pocono Raceway, the second of three NASCAR races at the track on......

 2020-06-28 19:44 

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South Africa's surge of virus cases expected to rise rapidly...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's current surge of COVID-19 cases is expected to dramatically increase in the coming weeks and press the country's hospitals to the limit, the health minister said......

 2020-06-28 19:41 

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Governor orders bars in 7 California counties to close...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom on Sunday ordered bars that have opened in seven California counties to immediately close and urged bars in eight other counties to do the same, saying......

 2020-06-28 19:05 

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Former Redskins assistant, "Hogs" creator Bugel dies at 80...

Former Washington Redskins assistant coach Joe Bugel, regarded as one of the top offensive line coaches in NFL history, has died. He was 80.Bugel died on Sunday, according to a statement......

 2020-06-28 19:01 

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K-State players announce boycott after student's Floyd tweet...

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State football players say they will boycott all team activities until administrators create a policy that would allow a student to be expelled for "openly racist,......

 2020-06-28 18:59 

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New knotholes: Good MLB views, if fans know where to look...

BOSTON (AP) — Tucked under the center field seats at Fenway Park, down some stairs from Lansdowne Street in an area previously used as the visiting team's batting cage, is a sports bar that is......

 2020-06-28 18:36 

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Britain's top civil servant steps down from powerful role...

LONDON (AP) — Britain's top civil servant and one of the most powerful people in government announced Sunday that he would step down, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepared to shake up the the......

 2020-06-28 18:30 

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Illinois reports 646 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths...

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois public health officials reported 646 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday and 15 deaths.The latest Illinois Department of Public Health figures show nearly......

 2020-06-28 18:29 

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South Carolina reports second highest day for virus cases...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina continues to see a surge of coronavirus cases as state health officials on Sunday reported more than 1,300 new cases.The Department of Health and......

 2020-06-28 18:04 

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Virus death toll drops to 5 in NY, once the US epicenter...

NEW YORK (AP) — Five people died Saturday from the coronavirus in New York state, a death toll Gov. Andrew Cuomo called "the lowest number we have had since this started."Saturday's total......

 2020-06-28 17:57 

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Average US gas price up 6 cents over 2 weeks to $2.22/gallon...

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline increased by 6 cents over the past two weeks, to $2.22 per gallon.That's 51 cents below the average pump price......

 2020-06-28 17:47 

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Starbucks latest to say it will pause social media ads...

Starbucks is the latest company to say it will pause social media ads after a campaign led by civil rights organizations called for an ad boycott of Facebook, saying it doesn't do enough to stop......

 2020-06-28 17:45 

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South Dakota confirms 55 new virus cases among 21 counties...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota health officials on Saturday reported 55 new cases of the coronavirus spread out among 21 counties, which increased the total number of positive tests in the......

 2020-06-28 17:35 

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Officials cancel Will County Fair over coronavirus concerns...

PEOTONE, Ill. (AP) — The Will County Fair has become the latest such event to be canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.The event scheduled for late August has been in existence for......

 2020-06-28 17:31 

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More cities consider or implement face mask requirements...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — More Alabama cities are implementing, or considering, a requirement to wear face masks in public places to curb the spread of the new coronavirus.Montgomery and......

 2020-06-28 17:24 

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Arsenal and Chelsea reach FA Cup semifinals with away wins...

Substitutes made the difference as Chelsea and Arsenal both won away from home to reach the FA Cup semifinals on Sunday.Chelsea midfielder Ross Barkley turned in a cross from Willian midway......

 2020-06-28 17:22 

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Mankato bar owner frustrated over state's COVID-19 list...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The owner of a Minnesota bar that was among four establishments identified by state health officials for contributing to a recent surge in COVID-19 cases among young adults said......

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