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 2020-04-04 17:57 

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Actress-author Patricia Bosworth dies from coronavirus at 86...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patricia Bosworth, an actress who once starred alongside Audrey Hepburn and later wrote biographies on several stars including Marlon Brando and Montgomery Clift, has died due......

 2020-04-04 17:51 

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Oklahoma death toll reaches 42 as virus outbreak continues...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Four more people have died in Oklahoma after contracting the coronavirus, bringing the state's death toll to 42, state health officials reported on Saturday.Another 171......

 2020-04-04 17:45 

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South Dakota tops 20 COVID-19 cases for 3rd straight day...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota health officials on Saturday confirmed 25 new cases of the coronavirus, putting the state over the 200 mark in total cases.The state Department of......

 2020-04-04 17:42 

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Puerto Rico discovers protective supply cache amid COVID-19...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The suspected mismanagement of essential supplies during Hurricane Maria turned out to be a boon for Puerto Rico as it fights a rise in coronavirus cases.Health......

 2020-04-04 17:32 

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Civil rights hero Lowery honored at private Atlanta funeral...

ATLANTA (AP) — Family of the Rev. Joseph Lowery gathered Saturday for a small, private funeral for the civil rights veteran who worked closely with Martin Luther King Jr. and decades later......

 2020-04-04 17:27 

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South Dakota lawmaker dies of coronavirus...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota state lawmaker who was among several family members to contract the coronavirus has died.State Rep. Bob Glanzer died at about 8 p.m. Friday at Avera......

 2020-04-04 17:21 

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Minnesota lists some senior centers with COVID19 cases...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota health officials on Saturday named 32 senior living and other long-term care homes where residents or staffers have tested positive for COVID-19.The list on the......

 2020-04-04 17:08 

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Missouri seeks retired medical staff, others to fight virus...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri is asking medical professionals who are not working to join a specialized state team that responds to critical health emergencies."We are calling on all......

 2020-04-04 17:06 

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Arkansas church to be told to halt large services amid virus...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas church that insisted it would continue meeting despite restrictions implemented by officials due to the coronavirus will be ordered to suspend large group......

 2020-04-04 16:57 

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Vermont Air Guard to keep flying F-35s during COVID-19...

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont Air National Guard pilots are going to continue flying F-35 fighter planes while 50 air guard members are helping the state respond to the COVID-19 pandemic,......

 2020-04-04 16:56 

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5th death confirmed from outbreak at Tennessee nursing home...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A fifth person has died from a coronavirus outbreak at a Tennessee nursing home that saw more than 100 people test positive.Sumner Regional Medical Center spokesman......

 2020-04-04 16:48 

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Virus cluster found at Kansas rehabilitation center...

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A cluster of COVID-19 cases have been found at a rehabilitation center in Kansas City, Kansas, where 17 residents and two staff members have tested positive for the......

 2020-04-04 16:32 

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Search resumes for Kennedy Townsend's daughter, grandson...

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Divers and boats resumed on Saturday the search in the Chesapeake Bay for the bodies of the daughter and a grandson of former Maryland Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend,......

 2020-04-04 16:32 

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Virus alters Holy Week celebration worldwide, not the spirit...

For Pope Francis at the Vatican, and for Christians worldwide from churches large and small, this will be an Easter like none other: The joyous message of Christ's resurrection will be delivered......

 2020-04-04 16:32 

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North Dakota tops 6,000 tests for the new coronavirus...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota officials have tested more than 6,000 people for the coronavirus and expect the number of examinations to increase dramatically with a drive-thru effort......

 2020-04-04 16:26 

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3 more COVID-19 deaths, 87 new cases reported in Iowa...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Another three people in the state have died from COVID-19, and 87 new cases of the disease were confirmed Saturday across the state, Iowa health officials said.The......

 2020-04-04 16:24 

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Trudeau says Canada won't retaliate for US mask export ban...

TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Saturday that Canada won't bring retaliatory or punitive measures against the United States after the Trump administration announced it would......

 2020-04-04 16:22 

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3 residents of southern IN nursing home die from COVID-19...

MITCHELL, Ind, (AP) — Three residents of a southern Indiana nursing home have died from COVID-19 and 19 others there have tested positive for the disease, the facility said.Two other......

 2020-04-04 16:11 

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Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class...

Kobe Bryant was already immortal. Now he's officially a Hall of Famer as well.And he's got plenty of elite company in the 2020 class.Bryant and fellow NBA greats Tim Duncan and Kevin......

 2020-04-04 15:53 

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China, Oregon sending over 1,100 ventilators to NY: Cuomo...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York is poised to get over 1,100 ventilators from China and Oregon as it scrambles to line up more breathing machines for the sickest coronavirus patients, Gov. Andrew......

 2020-04-04 15:49 

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Sanford Health Plan waiving out-of-pocket costs for COVID-19...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Officials with the Sanford Health Plan said Friday the insurance carrier is waiving all out-of-pocket costs for COVID-19 treatment through the end of May.The health......

 2020-04-04 15:48 

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Feds moving forward with replacement of Cape Cod bridges...

BOURNE, Mass. (AP) — Federal officials are moving forward with replacement of the bridges that connect Cape Cod to mainland Massachusetts.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Friday approved......

 2020-04-04 15:48 

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AP top tourney one-and-done players led by Davis, 'Melo...

Anthony Davis didn't need to score big to control a game for Kentucky.He made that clear during the final performance of his freshman season. Coach John Calipari recalls the conversation......

 2020-04-04 15:45 

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Hidden suffering of coronavirus: Stigma, blaming, shaming...

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — No one should have known Bella Lamilla's name.But within hours of her diagnosis as Ecuador's coronavirus "patient zero," it was circulating on social media along......

 2020-04-04 15:39 

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Fields of green: Mild winter, no games aid ballpark grass...

Nicole Sherry poked some holes in the turf at Camden Yards, cut the grass and then left the ballpark about the same time the Baltimore Orioles should have been wrapping up their season opener.......

 2020-04-04 15:33 

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The Latest: Tajikistan starts soccer season...

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:Tajikistan has started a new soccer season, joining a small group of countries around the world where play......

 2020-04-04 15:33 

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West Virginia gov tightens virus restrictions for 3 counties...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice has tightened restrictions on three counties and ordered in the National Guard to try and curb a coronavirus hotspot in the state's eastern......

 2020-04-04 15:31 

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AP Was There: Laettner's shot stuns Kentucky in OT, 104-103...

A panel of Associated Press sports writers voted in March 2020 on the top 10 men's basketball games in the history of the NCAA Tournament. They are being republished because the sport has been......

 2020-04-04 15:22 

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New coronavirus limits bring new religious freedom tension...

NEW YORK (AP) — Despite state and local limits on public gatherings, some houses of worship have persisted in holding in-person services -- a matter of religious freedom, they say, as the nation......

 2020-04-04 15:17 

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A mounting casualty of coronavirus crisis: Health care jobs...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Tens of thousands of medical workers across the United States are suddenly out of work as operating rooms and doctor's offices go dark, casualties of urgent calls to......

 2020-04-04 15:16 

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Lives Lost: Detroit woman, mother of 4, loved ballroom dance...

DETROIT (AP) — When Laneeka Barksdale got so sick from the coronavirus that she had to be hospitalized, she tried to keep family from driving her there so as not to put them in danger.The......

 2020-04-04 15:15 

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Wisconsin GOP vows Supreme Court appeal on extended voting...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Republicans say they will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to block extended absentee voting in Tuesday's primary, despite public health fears about in-person voting amid......

 2020-04-04 15:07 

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Asian Americans use social media to mobilize against attacks...

Kyle Navarro was kneeling down to unlock his bicycle when he noticed an older white man staring at him. Navarro, who is Filipino, tried to ignore him, but that soon became impossible.The......

 2020-04-04 15:05 

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New Maine law designed to take away opioid treatment barrier...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A new law in Maine exempts the need for prior authorization for medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder under MaineCare.The law is designed to mirror......

 2020-04-04 15:04 

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Another cruise ship with virus victims docking in Florida...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Another cruise ship with coronavirus victims on board, including two fatalities, is docking in Florida.Princess Cruises spokeswoman Negin Kamali said in an email......

 2020-04-04 15:03 

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Mormons hold crowd-less conference to prevent virus spread...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' twice-annual conference will kick off Saturday without anyone attending in person to watch speeches from top leaders as the......

 2020-04-04 14:59 

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What you need to know today about the virus outbreak...

As the number of infections has grown to more than 1.1 million worldwide, health care systems are straining under the surge of patients and lack of medical equipment like ventilators, protective......

 2020-04-04 14:35 

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Liverpool the latest club to furlough non-playing staff...

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool has become the latest Premier League club to use a government scheme to furlough some non-playing staff, with the competition having been suspended for almost......

 2020-04-04 14:22 

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A gentler Gotham? NYers anxiously wait out coronavirus...

NEW YORK (AP) — To a casting director, he might have seemed the perfect impatient New Yorker — broad, bald and with a booming voice, tattoos on his neck and hands visible under his construction......

 2020-04-04 14:19 

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Spanish league and players still far apart on salary cuts...

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish league and players are still far apart on the size of the salary cuts they need to take to help reduce the financial impact caused by the coronavirus outbreak, with the......

 2020-04-04 14:19 

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Florida mom seeks custody of son, says father is virus risk...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida mother is asking a judge to allow her to keep custody of her 2-year-old son during the pandemic, claiming the boy's father and his fiance are at higher risk of......

 2020-04-04 14:14 

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Hidden suffering of coronavirus: Stigma, blaming, shaming...

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — No one should have known Bella Lamilla's name.But within hours of her diagnosis as Ecuador's first coronavirus case, it was circulating on social media along with......

 2020-04-04 13:57 

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Contagious singing as Corona Community Chorus unites voices...

NEW YORK (AP) — Casper ter Kuile lights a candle in front of his computer screen. And then the music begins.All around the world, linked by video, more than 100 people sing "Come, Come......

 2020-04-04 13:42 

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Hunt for medical supplies creates marketplace of desperation...

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Cutthroat suppliers, shady middlemen, phantom shipments, prices soaring by the hour.What sounds like an organized-crime thriller is actually the new world of......

 2020-04-04 13:41 

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump, 'wartime' pandemic leader or 'backup'?...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Is he a wartime president or a backup point man? President Donald Trump seems to go back and forth on that, or both ways at once, in responding to the coronavirus pandemic that......

 2020-04-04 13:25 

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Where will the bodies go? Morgues plan as virus grows...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There are the new dead. And then there are the bodies waiting in overcrowded mortuaries to be buried as cities struggle to meet demand and families wrestle with rules on social......

 2020-04-04 13:06 

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Pet fostering takes off as coronavirus keeps Americans home...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Simeon family was heading home to Omaha from a Smoky Mountains vacation when Kim Simeon spotted a social media post from the Nebraska Humane Society, pleading with people to......

 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......

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