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 2020-06-09 01:01 

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Bon Appetit's top editor resigns after offensive photo...

NEW YORK (AP) — The editor-in-chief of Bon Appetit, Adam Rapoport, resigned after a photo of him dressed in a stereotypical Puerto Rican costume surfaced on social media.Staffers at......

 2020-06-09 00:46 

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California OKs movie theaters to reopen with limited seats...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California movie theaters can begin opening later this week if they limit theater capacity to 25% or no more than 100 attendees, under state guidance released......

 2020-06-09 00:45 

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Medicaid rolls swell in New Mexico amid economic turmoil...

Santa Fe, N.M. (AP) — Enrollment is rising in Medicaid health care as the coronavirus pandemic reverberates through the economy.The Office of the Superintendent of Insurance says......

 2020-06-09 00:40 

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Death toll in latest Mexico alcohol poisoning rises to 18...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Ten more people in Mexico have died from drinking alcohol adulterated with methanol, bringing the death toll in the latest incident to 18, authorities said......

 2020-06-09 00:02 

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Epstein says Cubs planning to create diversity committee...

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs are creating a diversity committee to help improve the organization's standards and practices.Owner Tom Ricketts and President of Business Operations......

 2020-06-08 23:32 

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Miami-Dade to reopen beaches, end curfew after protests...

MIAMI (AP) — Miami-Dade County beaches that have been closed because of the coronavirus pandemic are set to reopen more than a week after their previous reopening date was pushed back by protests......

 2020-06-08 23:26 

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Romney says he'll 'stay quiet' on his 2020 presidential vote...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Utah Sen. Mitt Romney on Monday became the latest prominent Republican to cast doubt on his support for President Donald Trump's reelection, saying he would "stay quiet" about......

 2020-06-08 23:13 

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Guilty plea for racist graffiti found at Maryland university...

A Maryland man has agreed to plead guilty to a hate crime charge involving graffiti found at a university that threatened black students with lynching, authorities said Monday.......

 2020-06-08 23:06 

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Column: Goodell's Mea Culpa is a Good Start _ and No More...

Never thought we'd see the day when typing the words "Roger Goodell" and "daring" in the same sentence wasn't the set-up for a punchline. But here we are.Four years after piling on......

 2020-06-08 23:05 

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Urgent meeting of UN rights body sought after Floyd killing...

GENEVA (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union says relatives of George Floyd and three other black people who were killed by police have joined some 600 rights groups to demand the top U.N.......

 2020-06-08 22:54 

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World leaders won't gather at UN for first time in 75 years...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The president of the U.N. General Assembly said Monday that world leaders will not be coming to New York for their annual gathering in late September for the first time in......

 2020-06-08 22:51 

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NKorea says it will cut communication channels with South...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Tuesday it will cut off all communication channels with South Korea as it escalates its pressure on the South for failing to stop activists from floating......

 2020-06-08 22:49 

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Army analyst's family found dead in possible murder-suicide...

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The soldier who was found dead with his family in an SUV parked in the garage of a San Antonio home was an intelligence analyst, the U.S. Army said.Staff Sgt.......

 2020-06-08 22:31 

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AP PHOTOS: Huge crowds worldwide in name of racial justice...

All weekend, the crowds did not let up.From New York to Paris to Sydney, thousands upon thousands of mostly peaceful protesters demanding an end to institutional racism took over......

 2020-06-08 22:31 

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Fruit processor reopening after virus outbreak infected 132...

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Firestone Pacific Foods in Vancouver, Washington, has started reopening after a coronavirus outbreak infected 132 people and forced the fruit processor to halt operations.......

 2020-06-08 22:26 

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Kentucky gov seeks better health care for black communities...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced proposals Monday in healthcare, education and law enforcement training that are aimed at addressing "systemic......

 2020-06-08 22:01 

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Concealing virus part of Bolsonaro's effort shore up base...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — As the coronavirus claims tens of thousands of lives in Brazil, President Jair Bolsonaro is focused on ensuring his political survival and mobilizing his far-right supporters......

 2020-06-08 21:58 

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Violence gives way to street fair vibe outside White House...

WASHINGTON (AP) — That massive fence erected around Lafayette Park has become a do-it-yourself gallery of protest art. Messages, posters and portraits, ranging from loving to enraged, almost blot......

 2020-06-08 21:52 

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CBS pushing for players to do their part to boost broadcast...

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jim Nantz will be alone in the broadcast booth when the PGA Tour resumes its schedule Thursday. That's not the only voice CBS Sports wants to hear at......

 2020-06-08 21:45 

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Trump closer to resuming rallies that were halted by virus...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is aiming to resume campaign rallies in the coming weeks, though the locations and coronavirus precautions still are being worked......

 2020-06-08 21:41 

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Health department: No COVID-19 cases from Missouri salon...

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — None of the clients and coworkers of two hair stylists at a Missouri hair salon who tested positive for COVID-19 had confirmed cases of the disease, health officials said......

 2020-06-08 21:39 

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Bonnie Pointer, early member of Pointer Sisters, dies at 69...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bonnie Pointer, a Grammy-winning founding member of the Pointer Sisters, who was essential to the group's early success but left the group before most of their biggest hits,......

 2020-06-08 21:20 

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Romney's racial justice march spotlights faith groups' role...

Mitt Romney's participation in a racial justice march Sunday brought the startling sight of Republicans' 2012 presidential nominee avowing that "black lives matter" — a rare statement for a......

 2020-06-08 21:19 

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Feds approve Oklahoma's newly negotiated gambling compacts...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The federal government approved new gambling compacts between Oklahoma and two tribal nations, Gov. Kevin Stitt announced on Monday, but the governor still remains locked in a......

 2020-06-08 21:19 

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Current, former NHL players form Hockey Diversity Alliance...

Seven current or former black NHL players formed the Hockey Diversity Alliance on Monday, creating another avenue to fight racism and intolerance in the sport.Akim Aliu, whose......

 2020-06-08 21:12 

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Erdogan says Turkey, US reached agreements on Libya...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday that he has reached agreements with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump that could herald a "new era" concerning......

 2020-06-08 21:04 

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Report: Killing of Utah mayor in Afghanistan was planned...

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — An Afghan commando who fatally shot a Utah mayor serving in the National Guard in 2018 had planned the killing for weeks, according to an Army investigative report.......

 2020-06-08 21:01 

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Man accused of terror plot seek to withdraw guilty plea...

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A former Coast Guard lieutenant accused of plotting politically motivated killings inspired by a far-right mass murderer asked a federal appeals court on Monday to let......

 2020-06-08 21:01 

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Tennessee State Fair is off, some events still being planned...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee State Fair is being canceled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but it will be back in September 2021, fair officials said Monday.The......

 2020-06-08 20:54 

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US, Russia to start nuclear arms control talks this month...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and Russia have agreed to start arms control talks this month as the only remaining treaty between the two largest nuclear powers is poised to expire in less than a......

 2020-06-08 20:53 

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Falwell apologizes for tweet that included racist photo...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. apologized Monday for a tweet that included a racist photo that appeared on Gov. Ralph Northam's medical school yearbook page......

 2020-06-08 20:49 

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Publishing employees organize 'day of action' against racism...

NEW YORK (AP) — As nationwide rallies against police violence and racism continue, book publishing employees are holding a "day of action" to support protesters and call attention to the......

 2020-06-08 20:30 

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Man charged with having Molotov cocktail at protest...

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is facing federal weapons charges after police reported finding a Molotov cocktail in his backpack during a protest against police......

 2020-06-08 20:20 

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Details of MLB proposal to baseball players' association...

NEW YORK (AP) — Details of the proposal made Monday by Major League Baseball to the Major League Baseball Players Association, as obtained by The Associated Press:Season: 76 games......

 2020-06-08 20:19 

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Fed acts to broaden appeal of 'Main Street' lending program...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is expanding the range of companies that will qualify for its soon-to-begin Main Street Lending Program, in which the Fed will lend directly to individual......

 2020-06-08 20:18 

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Arkansas governor backs off lifting virus limits by region...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Monday backed off the possibility of allowing just some parts of the state to lift more coronavirus restrictions as the number of people......

 2020-06-08 20:16 

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Internet vigilantes falsely link ex-officer to teens' attack...

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — John Damskey's nightmare began with his wife getting emails from strangers telling her she should be ashamed of her husband, a retired police officer. Their phones......

 2020-06-08 20:14 

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Michigan seeks disaster declaration after 2 dam failures...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Monday she is requesting a federal disaster declaration for the Midland area, where a failure of two dams destroyed 150 houses and caused......

 2020-06-08 20:09 

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Review: Davidson steps up in 'The King of Staten Island'...

The protagonists in Judd Apatow movies don't generally have their stuff together. They are emotionally stunted, occasionally underachieving, unmotivated to change and often even border on......

 2020-06-08 19:38 

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Behind virus and protests: A chronic US economic racial gap...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States has been here before, staring into the chasm that divides white and black Americans.It happened after cities burned in 1967, after Los Angeles......

 2020-06-08 19:33 

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Spurs' Aldridge out for season after shoulder surgery...

Seven-time All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge will miss the remainder of San Antonio's season while he recovers from surgery on his right shoulder, a major blow to the Spurs' postseason chances, assuming......

 2020-06-08 19:27 

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Hungarian government launches coronavirus questionnaire...

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's government on Monday published a new questionnaire with 13 topics centering on the coronavirus pandemic. The "national consultation" will be mailed to citizens......

 2020-06-08 19:22 

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Russia rejects US drive for permanent Iran arms embargo...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia's foreign minister is accusing the Trump administration of unleashing a politically motivated campaign against Iran and is calling for "universal condemnation" of the......

 2020-06-08 19:17 

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Suits remain halted, mediation eyed in Boy Scouts bankruptcy...

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The judge presiding over the Boy Scouts of America bankruptcy has approved an agreement among attorneys to extend an injunction halting child sex abuse lawsuits against the......

 2020-06-08 19:15 

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Minneapolis reform plan would require insurance for officers...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Several advocacy groups presented their own recommendations Monday to reform law enforcement practices in Minneapolis, a day after the majority of the City Council voiced......

 2020-06-08 19:09 

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Russia charges plant director in Arctic diesel fuel spill...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian authorities have charged the director of an Arctic power plant that leaked 20,000 tons of diesel fuel into the ecologically fragile region with violating environmental......

 2020-06-08 19:04 

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Biden promises police changes without stripping funding...

ATLANTA (AP) — Joe Biden diverged Monday from activists pushing to "defund the police" in the United States, arguing that an overhaul of policing in America can be accomplished within existing law......

 2020-06-08 18:59 

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Land management acting director remains, lawsuit filed...

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The acting director of the Bureau of Land Management will remain in his position after the U.S. Department of the Interior extended his tenure despite a lawsuit......

 2020-06-08 18:59 

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New this week: Spike Lee flick, 'Artemis Fowl,' Norah Jones...

Here's a collection curated by The Associated Press' entertainment journalists of what's arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.MOVIES...

 2020-06-08 18:54 

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Army Navy Surplus store closing after 83 years in Newport...

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Citing declining sales, an Army-Navy surplus store that's been around for more than 80 years is closing its doors.The Army Navy Surplus store in Newport has......

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