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 2020-06-15 13:00 

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Muslims join to demand police reforms, back black-led groups...

In the wake of George Floyd's death in police custody, dozens of American Muslim organizations have come together to call for reform to policing practices, and to support black-led......

 2020-06-15 12:58 

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Soldiers' homes resume visits; Boston reopens playgrounds...

BOSTON (AP) — A look at coronavirus-related developments in Massachusetts on Monday:__...

 2020-06-15 12:50 

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Branch of German far-right party placed under intel scrutiny...

BERLIN (AP) — German intelligence officials have placed a regional branch of the far-right Alternative for Germany party under observation, a move that comes as its leading figure fights his......

 2020-06-15 12:46 

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Sheriff apologizes to black pastor in Virginia after arrest...

WOODSTOCK, Va. (AP) — A sheriff in Virginia has apologized to a black pastor in Virginia who described being arrested after calling 911 on a group of white people who threatened to kill him after......

 2020-06-15 12:41 

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Alabama city's Confederate statue relocated to a museum...

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A Confederate statue removed from Alabama's port city earlier this month has been relocated to a museum, the city's mayor said.The History Museum of Mobile has......

 2020-06-15 12:20 

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Celebrity birthdays for the week of June 21-27...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of June 21-27:June 21: Actor Bernie Kopell ("The Love Boat") is 87. Actor Monte Markham is 85. Actress Mariette Hartley is 80. Comedian Joe Flaherty......

 2020-06-15 12:18 

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US Senate candidate Kobach reports 4 guns stolen from truck...

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — U.S. Senate candidate and former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach reported that he had four guns stolen from his pickup truck that was parked at a Wichita hotel.......

 2020-06-15 12:12 

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What virus? Parisians pack cafes as city gets its magic back...

PARIS (AP) — Paris is rediscovering its joie de vivre, as cafes and restaurants reopen for the first time since the fast-spreading coronavirus forced them to close their doors on March......

 2020-06-15 12:07 

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UN atomic watchdog head calls for more access in Iran...

BERLIN (AP) — The head of the United Nations' atomic watchdog agency reiterated Monday that Iran must provide inspectors access to sites where the country is thought to have stored or used......

 2020-06-15 12:07 

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Japan to scrap costly land-based US missile defense system...

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's Defense Ministry said Monday that it has decided to stop unpopular plans to deploy two costly land-based U.S. missile defense systems aimed at bolstering the country's......

 2020-06-15 12:01 

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Poll: Black Americans most likely to know a COVID-19 victim...

DETROIT (AP) — African Americans are disproportionately likely to say a family member or close friend has died of COVID-19 or respiratory illness since March, according to a series of surveys......

 2020-06-15 11:21 

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Alleged Darfur militia leader appears before ICC judge...

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An alleged Sudanese militia leader charged with more than 50 crimes against humanity and war crimes in the Darfur conflict appeared Monday before a judge at the......

 2020-06-15 11:01 

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Reports: Chinese billionaire held hostage, rescued by police...

BEIJING (AP) — The billionaire founder of the world's biggest appliance manufacturer, Midea Group, was held hostage by intruders in his home in southern China but was rescued by police, news......

 2020-06-15 10:35 

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Sheriff searching for 3 who fired at deputies from woods...

ZEBULON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina are searching for three men who fired at officers from a wooded area Sunday night.News outlets reported that Wake County deputies......

 2020-06-15 10:11 

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US Air Force plane crashes into North Sea...

LONDON (AP) — A U.S. Air Force fighter plane with one pilot on board crashed into the North Sea on Monday. The status of the pilot wasn't known.The F-15C Eagle from the 48th......

 2020-06-15 10:10 

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5 things to know today...

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. CHINA CAPITAL BRACES FOR VIRUS RESURGENCE More than 100 new cases were......

 2020-06-15 10:05 

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Morocco's king, 56, undergoes successful heart surgery...

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — King Mohammed VI of Morocco has undergone successful surgery in Rabat for a heart rhythm disorder, state news agency MAP reported Monday.The king, 56, was......

 2020-06-15 09:35 

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Russia expels 2 Czech diplomats in quid pro quo move...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Foreign Ministry on Monday ordered two Czech diplomats to leave the country in a quid pro quo response to Prague's expulsion of Russian diplomats amid tensions rooted in......

 2020-06-15 09:23 

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2020 Watch: Will Trump's return to campaign trail backfire?...

MONTCLAIR, N.J. (AP) — Presidential politics move fast. What we're watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign:Days to next set of primaries (New York and Kentucky): 8......

 2020-06-15 08:38 

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American sentenced to 16 years in Russia on spying charges...

MOSCOW (AP) — An American has been sentenced to 16 years in prison by a Russian court on spying charges.The Moscow City Court on Monday convicted Paul Whelan on charges of espionage......

 2020-06-15 08:35 

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Energy producer BP takes $17.5 billion hit as demand slides...

LONDON (AP) — Energy company BP is writing off as much as $17.5 billion from its oil and gas assets and will review its plans to develop oil wells as the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates its goal of......

 2020-06-15 07:54 

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S Korea's leader calls on North to stop raising tensions...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's president called on North Korea to stop raising animosities and return to talks, saying Monday the rivals must not reverse the peace deals that he and North......

 2020-06-15 07:51 

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UK's Johnson calls anti-racism commission; critics want more...

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced he will establish a commission to look at racial equality in the U.K., after two weeks of protests spurred by the death of George......

 2020-06-15 07:33 

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Asian shares fall on fears virus outbreaks are rebounding...

TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Monday on concern over a resurgence of coronavirus cases and pessimism after Wall Street posted its worst week in nearly three......

 2020-06-15 07:32 

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Toys, books and clothes: Stores reopen doors across England...

LONDON (AP) — The hand sanitizing stations are ready, the social distance markings in place. After a three-month shutdown under coronavirus restrictions, London's Oxford Street is ready to spring......

 2020-06-15 07:08 

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Weekend Sports in Brief...

GOLFFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Daniel Berger was playing some of the best golf that no one noticed. Three months away because of the COVID-19 pandemic didn't slow his momentum....

 2020-06-15 07:07 

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Berger a winner at Colonial, and PGA Tour feels like it, too...

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The PGA Tour spent two months learning about the COVID-19 pandemic and trying to develop a safe plan to return, followed by another month hoping for the......

 2020-06-15 06:37 

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Europe's borders reopen but long road for tourism to recover...

BERLIN (AP) — Borders opened up across Europe on Monday after three months of coronavirus closures that began so chaotically in March. But many restrictions persist, it's unclear how keen......

 2020-06-15 06:12 

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China's new virus outbreak underscores continued threat...

BEIJING (AP) — China's capital was bracing Monday for a resurgence of the coronavirus after more than 100 new cases were reported in recent days in a city that hadn't seen a case of local......

 2020-06-15 06:02 

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Netanyahu turns to rich friend to fund corruption trial fees...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is on trial for accepting gifts from wealthy friends. But that has not stopped him from seeking another gift from a wealthy friend to pay......

 2020-06-15 05:38 

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The Latest: India may use train carriages for virus beds...

NEW DELHI — India's home minister has offered 500 railway carriages for use as makeshift coronavirus hospital wards as the capital New Delhi struggles to contain a spike in......

 2020-06-15 05:03 

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To help distance learning absentees, educators go sleuthing...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — After a knock on his door, third-grade student Jamie-Lee emerged to see his school principal smiling at him from his doorstep. She held out her arms, offering a socially......

 2020-06-15 04:29 

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Barty joins players expressing concern over US Open timing...

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Ash Barty has joined the ranks of high-profile players concerned over the staging of the U.S. Open while there's still so much uncertainty around the coronavirus......

 2020-06-15 04:19 

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's overblown boasts about military, vets...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is exaggerating his accomplishments for the military and veterans.With his relationship with Pentagon leaders under strain, the president......

 2020-06-15 04:18 

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GOP candidates balance pros, cons of running with Trump...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is hitting the road again. And while a campaign event with a president who draws TV cameras and raucous crowds can be gold for down-ballot candidates,......

 2020-06-15 04:15 

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Grim blame game over COVID deaths in besieged nursing homes...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A grim blame game with partisan overtones is breaking out over COVID-19 deaths among nursing home residents, a tiny slice of the population that represents a shockingly high......

 2020-06-15 04:13 

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Senate GOP to restrict police choke holds in emerging bill...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Driven by a rare urgency, Senate Republicans are poised to unveil an extensive package of policing changes that includes new restrictions on police choke holds and other......

 2020-06-15 04:04 

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Top US diplomat finds virtual path into Venezuela amid rift...

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A year after shutting down the U.S. Embassy in Caracas, Washington's top diplomat in Venezuela has found a way to slip back inside the South American nation — at least......

 2020-06-15 04:01 

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Asia Today: Beijing reinstates virus controls as cases rise...

BEIJING (AP) — China reported 49 new coronavirus cases on Monday as the capital Beijing reinstated measures to contain a resurgence.Of the new cases, 36 were reported in Beijing,......

 2020-06-15 03:38 

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Perils of police at high speeds spur calls for more reform...

CHICAGO (AP) — A tragic chain of events that led to the death of a retired elementary teacher in Chicago started when a police officer confronted a man in a West Side alley. After issuing a call......

 2020-06-15 03:32 

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Asian shares fall on fears virus outbreaks are rebounding...

TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Monday on concern over a resurgence of coronavirus cases and pessimism after Wall Street posted its worst week in nearly three......

 2020-06-15 03:10 

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Denny Hamlin wins on a long day at Homestead...

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Denny Hamlin found the magic at Homestead-Miami Speedway, once again.Hamlin went to the lead for the final time with 30 laps left and held off Chase Elliott......

 2020-06-15 03:01 

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2 Sydney statues of British explorer James Cook vandalized...

SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian state government leader said on Monday she was considering tougher laws to protect monuments after two statues of British explorer James Cook were vandalized in......

 2020-06-15 02:02 

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Filipina journalist critical of Duterte convicted of libel...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — An award-winning journalist critical of the Philippine president was convicted of libel and sentenced to jail Monday in a decision called a major blow to press freedom......

 2020-06-15 02:01 

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Journalist Maria Ressa, online news site convicted of libel in ruling considered a blow to press freedom in Philippines...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Journalist Maria Ressa, online news site convicted of libel in ruling considered a blow to press freedom in Philippines....

 2020-06-15 01:12 

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AP PHOTOS: Ambulance driver in India rushes to save lives...

MUMBAI, India (AP) — The first thing noticeable about Izhaar Hussain Shaikh is the fatigue marking his youthful face. The second thing is that his phone constantly buzzes.The......

 2020-06-15 01:09 

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Book Critics Circle officials resign, citing privacy breach...

NEW YORK (AP) — The president and five other board members of the National Book Critics Circle have resigned amid allegations of racism and violations of privacy.Laurie Hertzel,......

 2020-06-14 23:45 

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California has recorded more than 5,000 COVID-19 deaths...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California has recorded more than 5,000 COVID-19 deaths as cases continue to climb in several parts of the state.On Sunday, the state Department of Public......

 2020-06-14 23:35 

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Pilgrim's Pride CEO takes leave to focus on legal defense...

Pilgrim's Pride Corp. said Sunday that Jayson Penn, its president and CEO, is taking a leave of absence to focus on his defense in a price fixing indictment.Penn is one of four......

 2020-06-14 23:03 

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New Mexico reports 104 new virus cases, 4 new deaths...

New Mexico officials on Sunday reported 104 new coronavirus cases and 4 additional deaths.State officials said testing has now confirmed 9,723 cases. A total of 435 New Mexico......

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