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 2020-06-20 16:16 

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PGA Tour carries on after 1st positive coronavirus test...

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — The PGA Tour made it through 11 days of its return to golf before Nick Watney became the first player to test positive for the coronavirus. The next question is......

 2020-06-20 16:09 

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Thousands headed to indoor Trump rally, raising virus fears...

Tens of thousands of people from many states are converging on Tulsa for an indoor rally and other campaign events Saturday for President Donald Trump, raising concerns that the gatherings could......

 2020-06-20 15:54 

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Top US diplomat calls UN rights body 'a haven for dictators'...

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo said the decision by the U.N.'s top human rights body to commission a report on policing and race amid international protests......

 2020-06-20 15:44 

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Volunteer sleuths track down Hawaii's quarantine scofflaws...

HONOLULU (AP) — Former longtime television reporter Angela Keen knows how to track people down.During the coronavirus pandemic, she's putting her skills to use finding tourists who......

 2020-06-20 15:32 

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NBA sets Oct. 16 draft date, Oct. 18 for free-agent talks...

The NBA has firmed up the schedule for what will be a hectic time for teams this fall, deciding on Oct. 16 as the date for this year's draft and saying clubs can begin talking to free agents two......

 2020-06-20 15:18 

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NASCAR has new rules, new feuds and more fans at Talladega...

NASCAR's return to racing shifts to Talladega Superspeedway, with new rules in place after Ryan Newman's frightful crash in the season-opening Daytona 500.The Alabama track will......

 2020-06-20 14:38 

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Police protests upend Democratic Senate contest in Kentucky...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — For months, Charles Booker languished in the shadows, talking about racial and economic justice in a long shot bid to take on Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader of the......

 2020-06-20 14:31 

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Judge: Bolton can publish book despite efforts to block it...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge ruled Saturday that former national security adviser John Bolton can move forward in publishing his tell-all book despite efforts by the Trump administration to......

 2020-06-20 14:19 

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Pandemic puts convicted representative's seat on 2 ballots...

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. House district once represented by Chris Collins is on two separate ballots Tuesday in a special election to fill out the convicted former congressional member's......

 2020-06-20 14:05 

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Minnesota ends special session without deal on policing...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A special session of the Minnesota Legislature ended Saturday without agreement on remaking policing in the state where George Floyd was killed.The......

 2020-06-20 13:52 

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World trapshooting meet's cancellation angers southern Ill....

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — The decision by Illinois officials to cancel a world sport-shooting championship in southern Illinois because of the coronavirus pandemic has lawmakers from the area upset.......

 2020-06-20 13:32 

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What will school be like this fall? Guidelines expected soon...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — School will be different when a new academic year starts this fall, but whether students are still learning remotely or the number of days per week they attend class will......

 2020-06-20 13:23 

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US youngster Gio Reyna gets 1st start for Dortmund...

LEIPZIG, Germany (AP) — Gio Reyna is set to make his first professional start on Saturday after being named in Borussia Dortmund's lineup at Leipzig in the German Bundesliga.It's......

 2020-06-20 13:21 

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Lawmakers use protest momentum to push state racial reforms...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The racial reckoning sweeping the country after the killing of George Floyd in police custody has generated momentum at state capitols for widespread reforms addressing a......

 2020-06-20 13:10 

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Trump outraised by Biden in May, but holds cash-on-hand edge...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was outraised by Joe Biden in May, taking in $74 million for his reelection, but he maintains a sizable advantage in cash on hand over the presumptive......

 2020-06-20 13:05 

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N Carolina protesters hang Confederate statue from post...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Protesters in North Carolina's capital pulled down parts of a Confederate monument Friday night and hanged one of the toppled statues from a light......

 2020-06-20 13:02 

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Ohio gets $8.9M to test smart truck tech along I-70 corridor...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A $4.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation will be used to advance smart transportation technology along a stretch of Interstate 70 running between Ohio......

 2020-06-20 12:24 

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AP FACT CHECK: In time of trauma, Trumps congratulates self...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump prefaced the revival of his campaign rallies with days of self-congratulation, a familiar pattern that has not been disturbed by the traumas of this......

 2020-06-20 12:23 

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Shooting, protests test Atlanta's image of Black prosperity...

Police cars burned in the streets of Atlanta as protesters smashed windows and spray-painted graffiti outside CNN headquarters. Even during the national outcry over police brutality and racial......

 2020-06-20 10:46 

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Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in COVID-19 graft case...

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's health minister was expected to appear in court on Saturday to face allegations of illegally awarding a multi-million-dollar contract for COVID-19 testing kits,......

 2020-06-20 09:50 

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French demonstrators gear up for day of protests...

PARIS (AP) — Protesters are gearing up to stage a protest in Paris against racism and police violence and in memory of Lamine Dieng, a 25-year-old Franco-Senegalese who died in a police van after......

 2020-06-20 09:47 

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US Embassy in Kabul battling COVID-19 infections...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. State Department says COVID-19 infections have been reported at its embassy in the Afghan capital and the staff who are affected include diplomats, contractors......

 2020-06-20 09:11 

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No mention of Hong Kong security law as China closes meeting...

BEIJING (AP) — The body that handles most lawmaking for China's top legislative body closed its latest meeting Saturday with no mention of passing a highly controversial national security law for......

 2020-06-20 09:02 

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Basketball restarts in China after coronavirus shutdown...

BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese basketball league has restarted after an almost five-month shutdown for the coronavirus pandemic, with fewer foreign players and no fans in the stands.The......

 2020-06-20 08:52 

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Zanardi remains in serious condition after handbike crash...

SIENA, Italy (AP) — Italian race car champion-turned-Paralympic gold medalist Alex Zanardi remained in serious condition a day after crashing his handbike into a truck.Zanardi is......

 2020-06-20 07:06 

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LGBT refugees find a haven in Kenya despite persecution...

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — When he was attacked by a mob for being gay, Martin Okello said the kicks and blows from his assailants came so fast that he couldn't stop them or flee. He passed out and was......

 2020-06-20 06:45 

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Thunberg has hope for climate, despite leaders' inaction...

BERLIN (AP) — Preparing for her appearance before the U.N. General Assembly last fall, Greta Thunberg found herself constantly interrupted by world leaders, including U.N. chief Antonio Guterres......

 2020-06-20 05:57 

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China claims valley where Indian, Chinese soldiers brawled...

NEW DELHI (AP) — China said the Galwan Valley high up in Himalayan border region where Chinese and Indian troops engaged in a deadly brawl this week falls entirely within China, boldly laying......

 2020-06-20 05:51 

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DOJ tries to oust US attorney investigating Trump allies...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department moved abruptly Friday night to oust Geoffrey S. Berman, the U.S. attorney in Manhattan overseeing key prosecutions of President Donald Trump's allies and......

 2020-06-20 05:36 

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Beyonc drops surprise single 'Black Parade' on Juneteenth...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beyonc did not let Juneteenth pass without dropping one of her signature surprises — a new single called "Black Parade.""I'm going back to the South, I'm going......

 2020-06-20 05:34 

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DC protesters pull down, burn statue of Confederate general...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters toppled the only statue of a Confederate general in the nation's capital and set it on fire on Juneteenth, the day marking the end of slavery in the United States,......

 2020-06-20 05:12 

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Beijing sees drop is virus cases as Brazil passes 1 million...

BEIJING (AP) — China's capital recorded a further drop in coronavirus cases amid tightened containment measures while Brazil surpassed more than 1 million confirmed infections, second only to the......

 2020-06-20 05:00 

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Trump looks to reset campaign amid pandemic with Tulsa rally...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pressing ahead in a pandemic, President Donald Trump looked to reverse a decline in his political fortunes Saturday by returning to the format that has so often energized himself......

 2020-06-20 04:42 

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Amid wave of cultural change, Trump tries to stir a backlash...

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was June 2015, and Democrats felt the nation's political and cultural winds blowing their way. The Supreme Court ruled in President Barack Obama's favor on landmark gay......

 2020-06-20 04:41 

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The Latest: Pakistan reports 153 deaths, highest daily toll...

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has reported 153 COVID-19 fatalities, a new daily record, as infections continue to spiral, pushing the overall number of confirmed cases to 171,665.Pakistan......

 2020-06-20 04:36 

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Navy upholds firing of carrier captain in virus outbreak...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The two senior commanders on a coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier didn't "do enough, soon enough," to stem the outbreak, the top U.S. Navy officer said Friday, a stunning......

 2020-06-20 04:01 

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Nevada delegation wants statue of late senator replaced...

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Democratic members of Nevada's congressional delegation are renewing a proposal to remove a statute of a former Nevada Sen. Patrick McCarran from the U.S. Capitol's......

 2020-06-20 02:44 

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A person familiar with decision tells AP that MLB training camps will temporarily close for COVID-19 cleaning...

NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with decision tells AP that MLB training camps will temporarily close for COVID-19 cleaning....

 2020-06-20 02:28 

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Whitmer demands answers from Enbridge on pipeline damage...

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer demanded Friday that Enbridge Energy provide proof that the damage to one of its dual oil pipelines under the Straits of Mackinac will not pose a threat to the......

 2020-06-20 02:15 

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Asia Today: 67 new cases in S Korea, highest jump in 3 weeks...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has reported 67 additional cases of the coronavirus, the largest daily jump in about three weeks amid an upward trend in new infections.Figures......

 2020-06-20 01:49 

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Washington Post calls on Skins' owner or NFL to change name...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Post editorial board is calling on Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder to change his football club's name.Under the headline, "Change the name......

 2020-06-20 01:39 

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US attorney who oversaw cases of Trump allies steps down...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. attorney who oversaw key prosecutions of allies of President Donald Trump and an investigation into Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani is resigning from his post,......

 2020-06-20 01:19 

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San Francisco mountain lion may have killed zoo animals...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A mountain lion that was captured roaming the streets of San Francisco this week may have killed three animals at the city zoo, authorities said.Two wallaroos......

 2020-06-20 00:44 

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MLB tells players at most 60 games; 50 or fewer possible...

NEW YORK (AP) — The players' association was told by Major League Baseball on Friday that teams will not agree to more than 60 games in the pandemic-delayed season, leaving open the possibility of......

 2020-06-20 00:38 

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Black culture leaders call to end racial injustice in letter...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Legend, Gabrielle Union and Ava DuVernay are some of the many black cultural leaders who have signed a letter to fight against racism, promote equal pay and ask industries......

 2020-06-20 00:33 

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COVID hot spot Yakima County exceeding hospital capacity...

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Hospitals in Yakima County — which has the highest rate of COVID-19 infection in Washington state — are beyond capacity with sick patients.Virginia Mason......

 2020-06-20 00:03 

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Players say Major League Baseball told union that teams will not play more than 60 games during 2020 regular season...

NEW YORK (AP) — Players say Major League Baseball told union that teams will not play more than 60 games during 2020 regular season....

 2020-06-19 23:46 

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Barber offers hope in Peruvian barrios devastated by virus...

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Once a week, barber Josu Yacahuanca makes his way up the dusty hills of Peru's capital, heading into its poorest neighborhoods carrying a treasured golden briefcase that holds......

 2020-06-19 23:40 

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Brazil tops 1 million cases as coronavirus spreads inland...

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil's government confirmed on Friday that the country has risen above 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases, second only to the United States.The country's......

 2020-06-19 23:23 

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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows:ABC's "This Week" — Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C.; Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y....

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