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 2020-06-16 04:04 

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Texas set to resume executions after delay due to pandemic...

HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas inmate condemned for fatally stabbing an 85-year-old woman more than two decades ago was scheduled to die by injection Tuesday, as the nation's busiest death penalty state......

 2020-06-16 04:01 

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Omar announces father's death from Covid-19 complications...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Democratic Congresswoman Ilhan Omar on Monday announced the death of her father due to complications from COVID-19.In a statement, Omar said Nur Omar......

 2020-06-16 03:57 

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PG&E to plead guilty to deaths from California wildfire...

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric is expected to plead guilty to 84 felony counts of involuntary manslaughter during a court hearing in which the nation's largest utility will be......

 2020-06-16 03:25 

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NFL commissioner Goodell encourages team to sign Kaepernick...

Roger Goodell would like to see Colin Kaepernick back in the NFL this season.The NFL commissioner said during ESPN's "The Return of Sports" special on Monday that he is encouraging......

 2020-06-16 03:00 

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Black Lives Matter banner removed at US Embassy in Seoul...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A large Black Lives Matter banner has been removed from the U.S. Embassy building in South Korea's capital three days after it was raised there in solidarity with......

 2020-06-16 02:30 

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Many businesses ask customers, workers to waive legal rights...

WASHINGTON (AP) — As businesses reopen across the U.S. after coronavirus shutdowns, many are requiring customers and workers to sign forms saying they won't sue if they catch......

 2020-06-16 02:21 

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NKorea's military threatens to reenter demilitarized areas...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's military on Tuesday threatened to move back into zones that were demilitarized under inter-Korean peace agreements as the country continued to dial up......

 2020-06-16 02:21 

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Man accused of being 'Golden State Killer' to plead guilty...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man accused of being the rapist and killer who terrorized California residents in the 1970s and 1980s has agreed to plead guilty to dozens of crimes in return for being......

 2020-06-16 02:03 

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Asia Today: More controls used in Beijing as outbreak grows...

BEIJING (AP) — China reported 40 more coronavirus infections Tuesday as it increased testing and lockdown measures in parts of the capital to control what appeared to be its largest outbreak in......

 2020-06-16 01:48 

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Sisolak: Nevada reopening on pause following uptick in cases...

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak announced Monday that current limits on businesses and gatherings would remain in place while health officials evaluate whether the state's......

 2020-06-16 01:31 

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Mexico begins reopening even as cases, deaths remain high...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico began more re-openings of businesses shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic, even as deaths and new cases continued at an unbroken pace.The Health......

 2020-06-16 01:12 

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Obama to hold joint fundraiser for Biden next week...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is getting some help from his "former boss," Barack Obama, as he looks to fill his campaign coffers and unify the Democratic......

 2020-06-16 01:02 

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Seattle council bans police use of crowd control weapons...

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council has voted unanimously to bar police from using tear gas, pepper spray and several other crowd control devices after officers repeatedly used them on mostly......

 2020-06-16 01:01 

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Mississippi DA releases case files in fatal police shooting...

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi district attorney has released evidence files in the case of a white officer who fatally shot a black man during a 2015 traffic stop.Lowndes......

 2020-06-16 00:59 

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Lawyer: Egyptian journalist detained on fake news charges...

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities detained a prominent local journalist Monday on charges of spreading fake news, his lawyer said, in the government's latest crackdown on press......

 2020-06-16 00:57 

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Oklahoma father of 2 children who died in hot truck released...

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma father accused of the deaths of his young son and daughter after they spent five hours in a hot truck was released after surveillance footage showed the children......

 2020-06-16 00:56 

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Atlanta mayor: Shootings of 3 homeless people appear linked...

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities said they are investigating the fatal shootings of three homeless people in Atlanta and that they believe the shootings are connected.A woman was shot......

 2020-06-16 00:50 

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Kansas officers shoot, kill man who pointed gun after chase...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas law enforcement authorities on Monday shot and killed a man wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service who led them on a car chase then pointed a gun at them, according to......

 2020-06-16 00:12 

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Statue of pioneer linked to California Gold Rush is removed...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A statue honoring a colonizer who laid claim to the land where the discovery of shiny flakes of gold sparked the California Gold Rush was removed Monday outside a......

 2020-06-16 00:00 

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19 deaths and 473 new COVID-19 cases announced for Illinois...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The number of coronavirus deaths in Illinois increased by 19 to 6,326, the Illinois Department of Public Health announced Monday.An additional 473 new cases......

 2020-06-15 23:48 

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NASCAR wants 30,000 fans at All-Star race in Tennessee...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR is set to allow up to 30,000 fans at the track in Bristol next month when it moves the All-Star race out of Charlotte Motor Speedway for just the second time in the......

 2020-06-15 23:26 

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AP source: 49ers give Kyle Shanahan new deal through 2025...

The San Francisco 49ers rewarded coach Kyle Shanahan with a new six-year contract Monday after he took the team to the Super Bowl in his third season at the helm.A person familiar......

 2020-06-15 23:25 

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Colorado to relax social, business coronavirus restrictions...

DENVER (AP) — Colorado will soon enter a new phase with loosened coronavirus-related social and business restrictions, Gov. Jared Polis announced Monday.Under the next phase, which......

 2020-06-15 23:19 

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California governor defends reopening, urges public caution...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Following a weekend that saw California's broadest reopening yet since the coronavirus pandemic shuttered businesses, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday defended the state's......

 2020-06-15 23:17 

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FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids...

BOSTON (AP) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has for the first time approved a video game for treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children.The FDA said......

 2020-06-15 23:07 

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Coronavirus cases in Oregon continue to climb...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's coronavirus cases continue to rise, with 184 new cases reported Monday - the highest daily count in the state since the start of the pandemic.The Oregon......

 2020-06-15 23:07 

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Oklahoma governor seeks larger event for Trump's Tulsa rally...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — So many people have expressed an interest in attending President Donald Trump's rally Saturday in Tulsa, Oklahoma, that the governor said he's asked the campaign to consider a......

 2020-06-15 23:06 

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PGA Championship staying at Harding Park, but without fans...

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The silence that greeted the return of the PGA Tour at Colonial will be a familiar sound for the first major of the year.The PGA of America has submitted......

 2020-06-15 23:01 

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Racial reckoning in boardrooms and dugouts as EPL resumes...

When the time came to vote on restarting the Premier League, no black chief executives or chairmen from the English clubs were involved. There aren't any across the 20 teams, nor in the leadership......

 2020-06-15 22:56 

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's false security on kids and COVID-19...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump may be giving parents a false sense of security when it comes to kids and COVID-19.In remarks Monday, Trump expressed a desire to have K-12......

 2020-06-15 22:53 

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Ravens LB Judon blasts Goodell's 'black lives matter' speech...

BALTIMORE (AP) — Ravens linebacker Matthew Judon criticized the timing of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's assertion that the league believes "black lives matter," saying Monday that the message......

 2020-06-15 22:52 

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Marj Carpenter, reporter who became Presbyterian head, dies...

DALLAS (AP) — Marj Carpenter, who pushed international missionary work while briefly leading the nation's largest Presbyterian denomination in the mid-1990s following a journalism career in West......

 2020-06-15 22:34 

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AP Exclusive: DOJ sets new dates to begin federal executions...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has set new dates to begin executing federal death-row inmates following a months-long legal battle over the plan to resume the executions for the first......

 2020-06-15 22:28 

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Could this latest police shooting have been prevented?...

It started off as routine: a man asleep in his car in a fast-food drive-thru. But it rapidly spun out of control when Atlanta police tried to handcuff and arrest Rayshard Brooks for being......

 2020-06-15 22:21 

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Police: No arrests in San Antonio shooting that wounded 8...

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Despite days of investigation, no arrests have been made in the shooting outside a San Antonio bar that wounded at least eight people, local police said......

 2020-06-15 22:07 

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T-Mobile says it's working to fix widespread network issues...

T-Mobile, one of the three largest mobile carriers in the U.S., said it's working to fix a widespread "voice and data issue."The company's president of technology, Neville Ray,......

 2020-06-15 22:04 

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After veto, GOP lawmakers push ahead with business priority...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Despite a veto from the governor, the Louisiana House plowed ahead Monday with a top priority for business lobbying groups, trying to lessen the money that people could win......

 2020-06-15 22:04 

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Trump: Former adviser Bolton faces charges if book released...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday that his former national security adviser, John Bolton, could face a "criminal problem" if he doesn't halt plans to publish a new book that......

 2020-06-15 21:48 

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NYPD closes controversial anti-crime unit in nod to reform...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's police department is disbanding the unit involved in Eric Garner's 2014 chokehold death, Commissioner Dermot Shea said Monday amid a nationwide reckoning for......

 2020-06-15 21:47 

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Man charged with impersonating federal officer at protest...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged a former U.S. Marine with impersonating a federal officer after the man was armed and wearing tactical gear as he stood alongside police at a......

 2020-06-15 21:31 

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Trump announces major US troop cut in 'delinquent' Germany...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday he is ordering a major reduction in U.S. troop strength in Germany, a move widely criticized by members of his own party as a gift to Russia......

 2020-06-15 21:29 

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Dispatcher unafraid of being 'snitch' reports Floyd arrest...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 911 dispatcher who was apparently watching in real time as a Minneapolis police officer pressed a knee into the neck of George Floyd called a supervisor to tell him what she......

 2020-06-15 21:28 

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Minnesota lawmakers unveil $300M plan to rebuild from unrest...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democrats who control the Minnesota House announced a $300 million economic aid proposal Monday for businesses that were damaged or destroyed during the civil unrest over the......

 2020-06-15 21:28 

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Newsroom quandry: Should 'black' be capitalized?...

NEW YORK (AP) — As journalists grapple with massive protests and sweeping changes in the aftermath of George Floyd's death, U.S. newsrooms are debating an important style change: whether to......

 2020-06-15 21:27 

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AP Source: Chance MLB won't play increases in money fight...

NEW YORK (AP) — The chance that there will be no Major League Baseball season increased substantially Monday when the commissioner's office told the players' association it will not proceed with a......

 2020-06-15 21:18 

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Gundy's OAN support angers star Oklahoma St RB Chuba Hubbard...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Star Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard suggested Monday he may boycott the program after coach Mike Gundy was photographed wearing a T-shirt displaying the One America......

 2020-06-15 21:15 

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Police, COVID, budget cuts top Colorado Legislature session...

DENVER (AP) — It was somehow fitting that Colorado's Legislature arranged for coronavirus nasal swab testing outside the capitol building for lawmakers and staff who'll be heading home once they......

 2020-06-15 21:12 

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AP Source: MLB tells union it won't start season unless players waive claims MLB violated March agreement...

NEW YORK (AP) — AP Source: MLB tells union it won't start season unless players waive claims MLB violated March agreement....

 2020-06-15 21:12 

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Condemning 9 acres would allow Arlington Cemetery expansion...

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The Justice Department has initiated legal proceedings to condemn nine acres of land in northern Virginia to facilitate a major expansion of Arlington National......

 2020-06-15 21:11 

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New lawsuit opposes plans to remove Lee statue in Virginia...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Six property owners along Monument Avenue in Virginia's capital city filed a lawsuit Monday seeking to stop Gov. Ralph Northam's administration from removing a towering statue......

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