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 2020-06-07 16:23 

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Arizona reports 1,438 new coronavirus cases, 2 more deaths...

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Department of Health Services has reported 1,438 additional cases of coronavirus and two more known deaths.That increases the statewide death toll to......

 2020-06-07 16:12 

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North Dakota reports 45 new COVID-19 cases, no deaths...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Health officials said Sunday 45 additional people have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the state total to 2,861 cases.North Dakota has......

 2020-06-07 16:07 

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Smoky fire prompts evacuations in rural Northern California...

WINTERS, Calif. (AP) — Strong winds on Sunday fed a smoky fire that threatened about 100 rural homes and prompted evacuations in Northern California.Fire officials said the......

 2020-06-07 15:56 

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Former NFL star, Florida A&M coach Ken Riley dead at 72...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Former Cincinnati Bengals standout Ken Riley, who was later a head coach and athletic director at his alma mater Florida A&M, died Sunday, the university announced. He......

 2020-06-07 15:54 

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Fan experience to change profoundly amid COVID-19 pandemic...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Dayton Moore remembers so clearly the vast sections of empty seats inside Kauffman Stadium when he took over as general manager of the Kansas City Royals, and he remembers......

 2020-06-07 15:52 

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Iowa reports 602 COVID-19 deaths, 21,589 cases of the virus...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa health officials are reporting 5 more deaths linked to the coronavirus outbreak and 151 new cases of the disease caused by the virus.The Iowa Department......

 2020-06-07 15:51 

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'I'm one of you': Black firefighter says he was profiled...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Officials apologized to a black Rhode Island firefighter who says he was racially profiled by a pair of police officers who approached him with guns drawn as he sat in a......

 2020-06-07 15:25 

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A force trained to safeguard peaceful protests turns on them...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Few have watched how the U.S. Park Police deals with protesters for as long and as closely as Ellen Thomas, an anti-nuclear activist who anchored a continuous sit-in vigil day......

 2020-06-07 15:17 

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Class of 2020: Battle-scarred and resilient amid new crises...

On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, a young woman in Texas -- as yet unaware of the horrors unfolding half a country away -- learns that she is pregnant. She emerges from her doctor's office to a......

 2020-06-07 15:12 

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Navajo Nation reports 110 new coronavirus cases and 5 deaths...

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Department of Health has reported 110 new cases of coronavirus on the Navajo Nation and five more known deaths.That pushes the numbers to 5,918......

 2020-06-07 15:11 

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Bloodied store manager describes life in the age of COVID-19...

For weeks Samantha Clarke calmly listened to the insults and threats directed daily at her and her employees by people who learned they couldn't enter the Modesto, California, store without......

 2020-06-07 14:05 

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Workers to begin untangling charred metal web on Notre Dame...

PARIS (AP) — Workers suspended from ropes will be lowered into the charred remains of scaffolding that melted atop Notre Dame when the cathedral went up in flames and begin the delicate job of......

 2020-06-07 14:04 

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AP Was There: Chang, 17, overcomes cramps, Lendl in Paris...

EDITOR'S NOTE — Every French Open features matches that are memorable for one reason or another. There are upsets. Comebacks. Dramatic moments. Historic accomplishments. The AP is republishing......

 2020-06-07 13:57 

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Duty to intervene: Floyd cops spoke up but didn't step in...

Minneapolis was among several cities that had policies on the books requiring police officers to intervene to stop colleagues from using unreasonable force, but that didn't save George Floyd and......

 2020-06-07 13:54 

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Black activists push for criminal justice system overhaul...

DETROIT (AP) — Black activists believe the police killing of George Floyd and the nationwide civil unrest that followed could be the catalyst for overhauling the criminal justice......

 2020-06-07 13:40 

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Werder's survival hopes dented in 1-0 loss to Wolfsburg...

BREMEN, Germany (AP) — Wolfsburg took a step toward the Europa League and Werder Bremen moved closer to a historic relegation from the Bundesliga as Wolfsburg won their meeting 1-0 on......

 2020-06-07 13:13 

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Grants to help nonprofit arts, culture organizations...

DETROIT (AP) — Nonprofit arts and culture organizations in southeastern Michigan will share $500,000 in funding to help relieve financial pressures caused by the coronavirus......

 2020-06-07 13:07 

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Left out: More workers now losing hope of getting back jobs...

NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Benz didn't worry very much when his graphic design firm in Atlanta laid him off in March. He felt sure he'd be recalled to work once the viral pandemic eased and his firm's......

 2020-06-07 12:43 

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Estonia highway shooting leaves 2 dead, 3 wounded...

HELSINKI (AP) — A man involved in a traffic accident opened fire as he fled the scene in southwestern Estonia, leaving two people dead and at least three others wounded, including two children,......

 2020-06-07 12:38 

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World reaches 400,000 virus deaths as Pope urges caution...

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The confirmed global death toll from the COVID-19 virus reached at least 400,000 fatalities on Sunday, a day after the government of Brazil broke with standard public......

 2020-06-07 12:15 

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'A long time coming': Iconic Lee statue to be removed...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — David Harris Jr., a nephew of humanitarian and tennis legend Arthur Ashe, tried for decades to get a street named after his uncle in Richmond, the hometown that once denied......

 2020-06-07 11:51 

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Naser was under investigation when she won world 400 gold...

MONACO (AP) — Salwa Eid Naser was already being investigated for missing doping tests when she raced to an upset win in the 400 meters at the world track and field championships.The......

 2020-06-07 11:36 

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New York City curfew lifts early following peaceful protests...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City is lifting its curfew spurred by protests against police brutality ahead of schedule, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Sunday morning.The 8 p.m. citywide......

 2020-06-07 11:14 

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Istanbul residents ignore virus rules on first weekend out...

ISTANBUL (AP) — Istanbul residents flocked to the city's shores and parks on the first weekend with no coronavirus lockdown, prompting a reprimand from the country's health minister who warned......

 2020-06-07 10:54 

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Detentions, injuries after anti-racism protests in Europe...

BERLIN (AP) — After a day of anti-racism protests across Europe, Berlin police said 93 people were detained in connection with a demonstration in the German capital — most of them after the main......

 2020-06-07 09:29 

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Israeli PM: Killing of Palestinian with autism a "tragedy"...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday called the deadly police shooting of an unarmed Palestinian man with autism a "tragedy," although he stopped short of......

 2020-06-07 09:07 

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Africa's essential truckers say they face virus stigma...

NAMANGA, Kenya (AP) — They haul food, fuel and other essential supplies along sometimes dangerous roads during tough economic times. But Africa's long-distance truckers say they are increasingly......

 2020-06-07 07:25 

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Tropical Storm Cristobal draws nearer to US Gulf Coast...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A re-energized Tropical Storm Cristobal continued its advance toward the U.S. Gulf Coast early Sunday, having spawned a tornado in Florida and brought heavy rains that already......

 2020-06-07 06:23 

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AP PHOTOS: Magic in Greek moonlight as outdoor cinemas open...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — They're like enchanted pleasure gardens concealed in the depths of the city that open their gates for a few months every year.And like so much else, Greece's......

 2020-06-07 06:22 

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China's exports and imports fall amid coronavirus woes...

BEIJING (AP) — China's exports and imports both fell in May as the coronavirus and trade tensions with the U.S. weighed on demand both at home and abroad.Exports fell 3.3% compared......

 2020-06-07 06:18 

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China defends COVID-19 response in new report...

BEIJING (AP) — Senior Chinese officials, releasing a lengthy report on the nation's response to the coronavirus pandemic, defended their government's actions and said that China provided......

 2020-06-07 05:57 

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Conor McGregor makes 3rd retirement announcement in 4 years...

Conor McGregor has announced his retirement for the third time in four years.McGregor abruptly made his latest dubious declaration Sunday morning on his Twitter account, where the......

 2020-06-07 05:47 

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Protesters topple Confederate statue in Virginia capital...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A small group of demonstrators toppled a statue of a Confederate general in the the former capital of the Confederacy late Saturday, following a day of largely peaceful......

 2020-06-07 05:11 

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Largely peaceful protests against police brutality march on...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Massive protests against police brutality nationwide capped a week that began in chaos but ended with largely peaceful expressions that organizers hope will sustain their......

 2020-06-07 05:02 

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The Latest: Statue of Gen. Wickham toppled in Richmond...

TOP OF THE HOUR:— Statue of Confederate Gen. Wickham toppled in Richmond, Virginia...

 2020-06-07 04:53 

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Amanda Nunes dominates Spencer, defends belt at UFC 250...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Amanda Nunes became the first UFC fighter to defend a championship belt while holding titles in two weight classes Saturday night, earning a dominant unanimous decision over......

 2020-06-07 04:38 

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The Latest: India has another biggest 1-day jump in cases...

NEW DELHI: India reported 9,971 new coronavirus cases Sunday in another biggest single-day spike, a day before it prepares to reopen shopping malls, hotels and religious places after a 10-week......

 2020-06-07 04:18 

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Washington protesters express optimism after week on edge...

WASHINGTON (AP) — On Monday, they were forcibly removed from the street by law enforcement. On Saturday, they danced.The tens of thousands of racially diverse demonstrators who......

 2020-06-07 04:02 

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Brazil govt yanks virus death toll as data befuddles experts...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's government has stopped publishing a running total of coronavirus deaths and infections in an extraordinary move that critics call an attempt to hide the true toll of......

 2020-06-07 02:32 

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Gregg Popovich: "Embarrassed as a white person"...

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said he's "embarrassed as a white person" that George Floyd could die in such a "nonchalant" manner.The 71-year-old......

 2020-06-07 02:17 

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A U-turn, a rush to see Trump, a day of tension and surprise...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper was three blocks from the FBI's Washington field office. He had planned to confer there at a security command center, but plans changed with an......

 2020-06-07 02:15 

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Asia Today: South Korea's cases surpass 50 for 2nd day...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Sunday reported 57 additional cases of the coronavirus, marking a second day in a row that its daily jump is above 50 as authorities struggle to suppress a......

 2020-06-07 00:29 

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AP PHOTOS: Massive protests punctuate a week in the streets...

They held up signs and their fists and the memory of George Floyd.Tens of thousands of protesters marched worldwide in what could be the biggest one-day mobilization against racial......

 2020-06-07 00:00 

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Kurt Thomas, first US man to win world gym title, dies at 64...

Kurt Thomas, the first U.S. male gymnast to win a world championship gold medal, has died. He was 64.Thomas' family said he died Friday. He had a stroke May 24, caused by a tear of......

 2020-06-06 23:59 

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Philadelphia editor resigns over 'Buildings Matter' headline...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Inquirer's top editor is resigning after an uproar over a headline lamenting damage to businesses amid turbulent protests denouncing police brutality against......

 2020-06-06 23:27 

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Oval master: Allmendinger wins on NASCAR oval for 1st time...

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — A.J. Allmendinger won a NASCAR oval race for the first time in his long career.Taking advantage of mistakes by the three leaders, the 38-year-old Californian......

 2020-06-06 23:08 

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Zuckerberg-funded scientists: Rein in Trump on Facebook...

BOSTON (AP) — Dozens of scientists doing research funded by Mark Zuckerberg say Facebook should not be letting President Donald Trump use of the social media platform to "spread both......

 2020-06-06 22:07 

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NBA offers clarity on tiebreakers with uneven schedule...

MIAMI (AP) — The NBA has told teams that playoff seeding will be based on winning percentage, and that any tiebreakers necessary after that will follow the usual procedures.It was......

 2020-06-06 21:15 

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'Use our platform': NBA coaches saying change must occur...

MIAMI (AP) — The NBA plans to go to Disney World next month to finish a season, with a schedule calling for the 22 remaining teams to play more than 150 more games and for the league to eventually......

 2020-06-06 21:13 

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Fox News: Black deaths, stock market graphic was insensitive...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox News apologized Saturday for how it displayed a chart correlating the stock market's performance with the aftermath of the deaths of George Floyd, Martin Luther King Jr. and......

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