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 2020-04-03 08:05 

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Outbreak's global cost may top $4T; auto insurers get break...

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments on Friday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread......

 2020-04-03 08:05 

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Poland divided over having presidential vote during pandemic...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's parliament is preparing to vote Friday on legislation that would transform the country's May presidential election entirely into a mail-in ballot due to the health......

 2020-04-03 07:16 

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Review: A lewd buddy cop comedy in 'Coffee & Kareem'...

Your enjoyment of the new Netflix comedy " Coffee & Kareem " may depend on whether or not you find insanely vulgar middle schoolers funny. It's not just cursing either. Oh no, this is a whole......

 2020-04-03 07:00 

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The show can't go on: Virus halts circus in Netherlands...

DRACHTEN, Netherlands (AP) — Circus Renz Berlin's fleet of blue, red and yellow trucks have had a fresh lick of paint over the winter. But now, as coronavirus measures shut down the entertainment......

 2020-04-03 06:48 

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NRL's 'Project Apollo' aims to provide smooth landing in Oz...

It has been dubbed the Project Apollo, a think tank tasked with giving Australia's National Rugby League a smooth landing when the season resumes following a shutdown because of the coronavirus......

 2020-04-03 06:47 

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"We love you NHS": UK health service gears up for virus peak...

LONDON (AP) — Dr. Nishant Joshi is on the front line of the coronavirus pandemic — and he's angry.The emergency medicine specialist says he risks his life every time he walks into a......

 2020-04-03 06:43 

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After ignoring warnings, Israeli ultra-Orthodox hit by virus...

BNEI BRAK, Israel (AP) — Early this week, the streets of the central Israeli city of Bnei Brak were bustling with shoppers as ultra-Orthodox residents, obeying their religious leaders, ignored......

 2020-04-03 06:40 

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Analysis: It's time for Tomjanovich to get the Hall's call...

The votes are in, and word is about to come if this, finally, is the year that former Houston Rockets coach Rudy Tomjanovich gets the call from the Basketball Hall of Fame.He's......

 2020-04-03 06:08 

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WVa allows beer, wine home deliveries during virus outbreak...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia residents can now get beer and wine delivered to their homes during the coronavirus pandemic, alcohol regulators said.Alcohol, Beverage Control......

 2020-04-03 06:05 

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Board of Regents to discuss coronavirus response at meeting...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Board of Regents says it plans to discuss colleges' responses to the coronavirus pandemic and consider two dozen proposed career and technical education......

 2020-04-03 05:56 

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Chinese struggle to return to work as virus controls ease...

WUHAN, China (AP) — After two months in locked-down Wuhan, Wei Lei was eager to get back to work on a railway construction site. Instead, the 22-year-old found himself stranded at an expressway......

 2020-04-03 05:56 

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Asian stocks tumble after Wall Street rises on pricier oil...

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets tumbled Friday after soaring U.S. job losses tempered enthusiasm about a possible deal to stabilize oil prices amid anxiety over the global economic decline due......

 2020-04-03 05:45 

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The Latest: Bank says virus could cost world $4.1 trillion...

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......

 2020-04-03 05:41 

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Virus deaths, unemployment accelerating across Europe, US...

NEW YORK (AP) — Coronavirus deaths mounted with alarming speed in Spain, Italy and New York, the most lethal hot spot in the United States, while the outbreak has thrown 10 million Americans out......

 2020-04-03 05:27 

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Mississippi State coach Mike Leach apologizes for tweet...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State football coach Mike Leach has apologized on social media for posting a tweet that drew criticism from Bulldogs players and an assistant professor at the......

 2020-04-03 05:10 

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'Surreal': NY funeral homes struggle as virus deaths surge...

NEW YORK (AP) — Pat Marmo walked among 20 or so deceased in the basement of his Brooklyn funeral home, his protective mask pulled down so his pleas could be heard."Every person there,......

 2020-04-03 05:05 

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Coronavirus survivor: 'In my blood, there may be answers'...

NEW YORK (AP) — Tiffany Pinckney remembers the fear when COVID-19 stole her breath. So when she recovered, the New York City mother became one of the country's first survivors to donate her blood......

 2020-04-03 05:02 

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Cleanup of US nuclear waste takes back seat as virus spreads...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. government's efforts to clean up Cold War-era waste from nuclear research and bomb making at federal sites around the country has lumbered along for decades,......

 2020-04-03 04:41 

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Boost the schmooze? Trump wants tax dining deduction back...

WASHINGTON (AP) — It may be an odd gesture at a time of social distancing, but President Donald Trump is leaning into his plea to Congress to restore full tax benefits prized by business for fine......

 2020-04-03 04:37 

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In time of crisis, Trump-Pelosi relationship remains broken...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two of the most powerful people in Washington have not spoken in five months at a time when the nation is battling its worst health crisis in a century, one that has already......

 2020-04-03 02:02 

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Jazz guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli dies from coronavirus...

SADDLE RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Jazz guitarist John "Bucky" Pizzarelli, who was inducted to the New Jersey Hall of Fame, has died at the age of 94.The virtuoso who had played for presidents at......

 2020-04-03 01:52 

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UN in cash crisis from unpaid dues, secretary-general says...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the United Nations is facing a cash crisis because of non-payment of dues by member states, which has been exacerbated by the......

 2020-04-03 01:50 

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Trump campaign calls Sessions 'delusional' in letter...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — President Donald Trump's campaign has sent a letter to Jeff Sessions, his former attorney general now running for a U.S. Senate seat, objecting to Sessions' portrayal of......

 2020-04-03 01:26 

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Crowded in camps, Rohingya refugees vulnerable to virus...

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Aid workers are bracing for a possible outbreak of the coronavirus in one of the world's largest refugee camps in Bangladesh, with officials warning that containing the......

 2020-04-03 00:43 

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UN adopts resolution urging global cooperation on COVID-19...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly unanimously approved a resolution Thursday recognizing "the unprecedented effects" of the coronavirus pandemic and calling for "intensified......

 2020-04-03 00:39 

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Aussie league: LaMelo Ball's bid to buy club not a done deal...

SYDNEY (AP) — LaMelo Ball's bid to be a club owner before making his NBA debut isn't a done deal, yet.Australia's National Basketball League issued a statement Friday in response to reports......

 2020-04-02 23:32 

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'Surreal': NY funeral homes struggle as virus deaths surge...

NEW YORK (AP) — Pat Marmo walked among 20 or so deceased in the basement of his Brooklyn funeral home, his protective mask pulled down so his pleas could be heard."Every person there,......

 2020-04-02 23:22 

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Testing issues cloud scope of California's virus outbreak...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California is ramping up testing for coronavirus even as a backlog of 59,000 pending tests is growing, delaying some people from getting results for up to 12 days and leaving an......

 2020-04-02 23:09 

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Filly dies after training at Santa Anita...

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — There's been a horse fatality at Santa Anita, which is temporarily closed for live racing because of the coronavirus pandemic.It's the seventh death at the track in......

 2020-04-02 23:06 

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Porn warning labels bill becomes law without Gov. signature...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Pornography will have to come with a warning label in Utah after Gov. Gary Herbert allowed the measure to become law over protest from the adult-entertainment......

 2020-04-02 22:52 

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Judge lets rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine go home, citing COVID-19...

NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine was ordered immediately freed from a Manhattan federal lockup four months early Thursday by a judge who cited his asthma and the greater danger he would face......

 2020-04-02 22:47 

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US judge dismisses New Mexico's immigration lawsuit...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A U.S. judge has granting a motion to dismiss claims by New Mexico that immigration officials shirked their duties by quickly releasing thousands of mostly Central......

 2020-04-02 22:46 

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White House considering direct payments to hospitals to cover COVID-19 treatment costs for uninsured Americans...

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House considering direct payments to hospitals to cover COVID-19 treatment costs for uninsured Americans....

 2020-04-02 22:15 

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Carnegie Hall projects $9M deficit, expects cuts next season...

Carnegie Hall is projecting a $9 million operating deficit on its $104 million budget after canceling the rest of its season because of the coronavirus pandemic and anticipates making changes to......

 2020-04-02 22:09 

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Drop in sales mean Powerball jackpots will get even smaller...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Look for Powerball jackpots to get even smaller as the new coronavirus keeps more people at home, not out buying lottery tickets, officials said Thursday.It was only......

 2020-04-02 22:06 

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Tesla's 1Q car sales surged before pandemic shut things down...

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Tesla's sales of its increasingly popular electric cars got off to fast start this year, even though the company had to slam the brakes along with other major automakers......

 2020-04-02 22:03 

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Spillway opening Friday to safeguard New Orleans levees...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Mississippi River is so high that a spillway north of New Orleans must be opened to safeguard the city's levees, an Army Corps of Engineers official announced Thursday.......

 2020-04-02 22:02 

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The Cuomo show, Andrew and Chris, enliven coronavirus TV...

NEW YORK (AP) — With all their familial love and drama, the Cuomo brothers — Andrew during the daytime, Chris at night — have become compelling figures in the plague-driven landscape of American......

 2020-04-02 21:49 

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Navy fires captain who sought help for virus-stricken ship...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The captain of a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier facing a growing outbreak of the coronavirus on his ship was fired Thursday by Navy leaders who said he created a panic by sending his......

 2020-04-02 21:35 

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You've just lost your job? Here's what you need to know...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 10 million Americans have lost their jobs and applied for unemployment benefits in the past two weeks — a stunning record high that reflects the near-complete shutdown of......

 2020-04-02 21:22 

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Central Park houses hospital ward as NY races to add beds...

NEW YORK (AP) — There is a coronavirus ward in tents in Central Park. A makeshift hospital has been set up in a Manhattan convention center. Over the next few weeks, spaces including pro tennis......

 2020-04-02 21:19 

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World Bank OKs first $1.9B for poor countries battling virus...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The World Bank on Thursday approved its first funds to help some of the globe's poorer countries combat the coronavirus outbreak.It approved total aid of $1.9 billion for......

 2020-04-02 21:07 

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Biden wants to talk to Trump about lessons from past crises...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden said Thursday that he wants to speak with President Donald Trump in the hope that the president can "learn some lessons" from the Obama administration on how to deal......

 2020-04-02 21:00 

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AP source: Ex-Dallas police chief to lead Chicago police...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday will name former Dallas Police Chief David Brown to lead the police force in the nation's third largest city, a city official told The......

 2020-04-02 20:55 

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Ex-operator of Portland terminal rejects reduced $19M award...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The former operator of the Port of Portland's container terminal has rejected a judge's reduced $19 million award of damages against the longshore workers' union after a......

 2020-04-02 20:47 

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Ashley McBryde reveals familial secrets on new record...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ashley McBryde doesn't have any problem with using real people to inspire her country songs and revealing the sordid details of their lives, even if she's dishing dirt......

 2020-04-02 20:38 

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COVID-19 causes record jobless benefits claims in Oregon...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — As the COVID-19 pandemic claims more jobs, a record number of people in Oregon filed for unemployment insurance benefits last week, the state employment department reported......

 2020-04-02 20:37 

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Premier League stars face backlash over pay during pandemic...

The request to Premier League players from British health secretary Matt Hancock was direct: "Take a pay cut."The swift response from the Professional Footballers' Association on Thursday:......

 2020-04-02 20:34 

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Judge won't delay Wisconsin election but extends voting...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday declined to postpone Wisconsin's presidential primary over the health threat from the new coronavirus, but he ordered that people be given an extra......

 2020-04-02 20:31 

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Unemployment claims in Alaska soar again amid virus concerns...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Government figures show Alaska unemployment claims have hit new heights amid business closures and cutbacks over coronavirus concerns.Claims for the latest weekly......

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