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 2020-05-31 09:47 

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Pope: Pull together, avoid pessimism in this coronavirus era...

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is cautioning against pessimism as many people emerge from coronavirus lockdowns to lament that nothing will ever be the same.During Mass in St. Peter's......

 2020-05-31 09:36 

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Israeli defense minister apologizes for Palestinian's death...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's defense minister apologized on Sunday for the Israeli police's deadly shooting of an unarmed, autistic Palestinian man.The shooting of Iyad Halak, 32, in......

 2020-05-31 09:03 

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'We're sick of it': Anger over police killings shatters US...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Another night of unrest in every corner of the country left charred and shattered landscapes in dozens of American cities Sunday as years of festering frustrations over the......

 2020-05-31 07:32 

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Liberal Warsaw mayor injects suspense into presidential vote...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Childhood actor. Pro-democracy activist. Avid supporter of the European Union and LGBT rights.Warsaw's liberal mayor Rafal Trzaskowski made a late entry in Poland's......

 2020-05-31 07:10 

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With masks and gloves, Ukraine's priests return to duties...

IVANO-FRANKIVSK, Ukraine (AP) — Wearing a white biohazard suit, a face shield and a blue mask over his mouth and nose, the Rev. Yaroslav Rokhman is hard to recognize as a priest when he visits......

 2020-05-31 06:48 

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Mosques reopen in Saudi Arabia and Jerusalem amid virus woes...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tens of thousands of mosques across Saudi Arabia reopened Sunday for the first time in more than two months, but worshipers have been ordered to follow strict......

 2020-05-31 06:46 

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'We Grieve': Community project unites neighbors in healing...

LONDON (AP) — It's nothing flashy. But then, it's not supposed to be.The plywood wall that surrounds a building site, painted with the words ''WE GRIEVE in massive letters, has become a......

 2020-05-31 06:05 

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The Latest: L.A., S.F. under citywide curfews overnight...

The Latest on the death in Minneapolis of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck:___San Francisco Mayor London......

 2020-05-31 05:56 

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Massive protests raise fears of new waves of virus outbreaks...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The mayor of Atlanta, one of dozens of U.S. cities hit by massive protests after the police killing of a black man, has a message for demonstrators: "If you were out protesting......

 2020-05-31 05:05 

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Police: 'Multiple shootings' in downtown Indianapolis amid protests; one person killed...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Police: 'Multiple shootings' in downtown Indianapolis amid protests; one person killed....

 2020-05-31 04:35 

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Locals take back tourist-free Waikiki during pandemic...

HONOLULU (AP) — Growing up in Hawaii, Amber Lethem's family avoided Waikiki, the world-famous tourist mecca."I reflect back on my childhood, Waikiki has always been this pinnacle of like......

 2020-05-31 03:59 

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Gilbert Burns routs Woodley in UFC's return to Las Vegas...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gilbert Burns dominated former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley to win a unanimous decision on Saturday night in the mixed martial arts promotion's return to Las......

 2020-05-31 03:14 

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Mayor says George Floyd's body will return to Houston...

HOUSTON (AP) — The mayor of Houston said Saturday that the body of George Floyd, whose death after a Minneapolis police officer pressed a knee on his neck during an arrest has sparked protests......

 2020-05-31 03:06 

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In virus-hit South Korea, AI monitors lonely elders...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In a cramped office in eastern Seoul, Hwang Seungwon points a remote control toward a huge NASA-like overhead screen stretching across one of the walls.With each......

 2020-05-31 02:59 

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Police make nearly 1,400 arrests as protests continue...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police have arrested nearly 1,400 people in 17 U.S. cities since Thursday as protests continue over the death of George Floyd.Floyd died Monday in Minneapolis after a......

 2020-05-31 02:13 

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False claim targets wife of officer charged in Floyd's death...

Amid reports that the wife of the white officer charged with murder in the death of George Floyd filed for divorce, false social media posts emerged claiming her brother was among the officers......

 2020-05-31 02:00 

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Minneapolis police fire tear gas to disperse crowds out after curfew on 5th night of protests after George Floyd's death...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police fire tear gas to disperse crowds out after curfew on 5th night of protests after George Floyd's death....

 2020-05-31 01:53 

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Goodell: 'Tragic events' call for 'urgent need for action'...

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says "there remains an urgent need for action" following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the protests around the country that have......

 2020-05-31 01:17 

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Officials blame differing groups of 'outsiders' for violence...

WASHINGTON (AP) — As protests over the death of George Floyd grow in cities across the U.S., government officials have been warning of the "outsiders" -- groups of organized rioters they say are......

 2020-05-31 00:15 

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Trump calls for delay in Group of 7 meeting, seeks expansion...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Saturday he will postpone a meeting of Group of 7 nations until fall and called for an expansion of the group's membership because he considers it an......

 2020-05-31 00:12 

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Bobby Joe Morrow, 3-time winner in 1956 Olympics, dies at 84...

SAN BENITO, Texas (AP) — Bobby Joe Morrow, the Texas sprinter who won three gold medals in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics while a student at Abilene Christian University, died Saturday. He was......

 2020-05-30 23:25 

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Los Angeles mayor imposes citywide curfew...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has imposed a citywide curfew this evening,Protesters were back in the streets Saturday, and Garcetti said everyone must be off them by 8......

 2020-05-30 23:19 

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US faith leaders wrestle twin traumas in protests, virus...

NEW YORK (AP) — American religious leaders across faiths are grappling with the heavy burden of helping to heal two active traumas: rising civil unrest driven by the police killing of George Floyd......

 2020-05-30 22:37 

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FBI says its top lawyer is leaving the bureau...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI's top lawyer, Dana Boente, who has spent nearly 40 years with the Justice Department but has been targeted for criticism over the last year by some conservative......

 2020-05-30 22:01 

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SC report nearly 270 new novel coronavirus cases...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Hundreds more cases of the novel coronavirus were reported Saturday in South Carolina.The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced 266......

 2020-05-30 21:58 

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For father battling cancer, a graduation to victory lane...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jacob Foxworthy and his parents waited patiently as their car crawled through pit road at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on this most unusual of graduation days.When his......

 2020-05-30 21:57 

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Thousands converge in Chicago for Minneapolis death protest...

CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators gathered Saturday afternoon in downtown Chicago, hours after protesters clashed overnight with police during a protest over the death of George Floyd, a......

 2020-05-30 21:38 

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Illinois sees 61 more COVID-19 deaths, toll now at 5,330...

CHICAGO (AP) — Another 61 Illinois residents have died from COVID-19, boosting the state's death toll during the coronavirus pandemic to more than 5,300, state officials announced......

 2020-05-30 21:37 

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US Open plan in works, including group flights, COVID tests...

Charter flights to ferry U.S. Open tennis players and limited entourages from Europe, South America and the Middle East to New York. Negative COVID-19 tests before traveling. Centralized housing.......

 2020-05-30 21:31 

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Truck drives through Florida protesters; no serious injuries...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A pickup truck drove through a crowd of protesters Saturday in Florida's capital, sending some running and screaming as the vehicle stopped and started and at one......

 2020-05-30 21:02 

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Arkansas coronavirus cases rise by 236, to pass 7,000 total...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Arkansas has surpassed 7,000 and one additional death is reported due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus, the......

 2020-05-30 20:53 

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Democrats to interview ousted State Department watchdog...

WASHINGTON (AP) — House and Senate Democrats will interview former State Department Inspector General Steve Linick on Wednesday as part of their investigation into his abrupt firing by President......

 2020-05-30 20:52 

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'Death By Racism': Part of America's DNA from the start?...

Imagine, for a moment, that you are a black man or woman living in America in 2020. How could you not believe that racism kills?If you are black, you need not imagine anything. You know it......

 2020-05-30 20:41 

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Dodgers' David Price throws money toward minor leaguers' pay...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Minor league players in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization will be getting something extra in their paychecks courtesy of star pitcher David Price.He will give $1,000......

 2020-05-30 20:34 

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Launch provides Trump moment to relish during difficult week...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump celebrated on Saturday the first launch of American astronauts from U.S. soil in nearly a decade, marveling at the power of the rocket ship and......

 2020-05-30 20:11 

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Atlanta mayor Bottoms praised for response to unrest in city...

ATLANTA (AP) — When the United States erupted in unrest following Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination in 1968, his hometown of Atlanta was one of the few major cities to maintain relative......

 2020-05-30 20:06 

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Dragon-riding astronauts join exclusive inner circle at NASA...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken join NASA's exclusive inner circle by catching a ride on a SpaceX rocket and capsule.It's only the fifth time that NASA......

 2020-05-30 19:54 

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Fox News reporter attacked, chased from demonstration...

NEW YORK (AP) — A Fox News reporter was pummeled and chased by protesters who had gathered outside the White House early Saturday as part of nationwide unrest following the death of George......

 2020-05-30 19:51 

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Pro Football Hall of Famer Floyd Little fighting cancer...

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Pro Football Hall of Famer Floyd Little, who starred in the NFL for the Denver Broncos, has been diagnosed with cancer, according to a former Syracuse Orange teammate who has......

 2020-05-30 19:50 

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Texas coronavirus confirmed cases surpass 61,000...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The number of confirmed coronavirus cases rose by more than 1,200 in Texas to surpass 61,000 with 25 additional deaths due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the deaths, the......

 2020-05-30 19:40 

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US authorities say killing of federal security officer during protest in Oakland, California, was domestic terrorism...

WASHINGTON (AP) — US authorities say killing of federal security officer during protest in Oakland, California, was domestic terrorism....

 2020-05-30 19:40 

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Stenhouse heads to Bristol buoyed by good run at Charlotte...

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Ricky Stenhouse Jr. could not have had a bumpier return to racing after NASCAR's 10-week shutdown.How bad was it? Stenhouse crashed on the first lap of the first race......

 2020-05-30 19:38 

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Confirmed COVID-19 cases Saturday at nearly 800 in Louisiana...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana health officials Saturday reported 775 new confirmed coronavirus cases across the state.That brings to nearly 39,580 confirmed cases statewide and 2,680......

 2020-05-30 19:23 

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NASA astronauts blast off into space on a SpaceX rocket, heralding a new era in human spaceflight....

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP) — NASA astronauts blast off into space on a SpaceX rocket, heralding a new era in human spaceflight....

 2020-05-30 18:50 

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Retreat or deploy? Police try to balance protest response...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — On two straight nights of unruly protests against police brutality, officers retreated from their posts in some American cities, while in others, they deployed batons,......

 2020-05-30 18:41 

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AP PHOTOS: Images from protests across a traumatized nation...

In cities across the United States, protesters angered over the killing of George Floyd faced off against heavily-armed officers, with some smashing police cars, ransacking businesses and setting......

 2020-05-30 18:37 

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CEO of SC chamber of commerce accused of stealing funds...

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The leader of an organization that promotes business in two South Carolina cities has been accused of stealing public money that was supposed to go toward city-sponsored......

 2020-05-30 17:44 

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Coronavirus safety plan approved for 2 F1 races in Austria...

VIENNA (AP) — The Austrian Health Ministry has approved safety conditions for Austria to host two Formula One Grand Prix races in July.The first 10 races of the season have either been......

 2020-05-30 17:40 

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Tight congressional races top Indiana's delayed primary...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The final votes will soon be cast for Indiana's primary election after it was upended by the coronavirus outbreak amid aggressive campaigns for two congressional seats where......

 2020-05-30 17:36 

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As Minneapolis burns, mayor takes heat for the response...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — First-term Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey appeared to be doing everything right.He worked with the city's booming business community and the City Council. He reached out......

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