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 2020-07-13 05:10 

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This Week: Bank earns, retail sales, housing starts...

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: BANK EARNINGS Several major U.S. banks report quarterly results Tuesday. JPMorgan, Citigroup and Wells Fargo are set to deliver their earnings for the April-June quarter...

 2020-07-13 05:09 

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Look out, Mars: Here we come with a fleet of spacecraft...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Mars is about to be invaded by planet Earth - big time. Three countries - the United States, China and the United Arab Emirates - are sending unmanned spacecraft to the red planet in quick succession beginning this week, in the...

 2020-07-13 05:08 

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China reporta 141 muertos o desaparecidos en inundaciones...

BEIJING (AP) - La regin del ro Yangts ha registrado sus segundas precipitaciones ms altas en ms de medio siglo en lo que va de ao, con inundaciones mortales en buena parte de China. Unas 28.000 viviendas han sufrido daos y 141 personas han muerto o estn d...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Psychiatry business aims for calm atmosphere for children...

WAITE PARK, Minn. (AP) - Like many business owners, Elysia Peterson took a leap of faith opening hers. But Peterson also knew that Shifting Focus, a mental and behavioral health provider for children and teens, was opening in the midst of a national short...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Bargoers weigh risks as they venture out post-shutdown...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A visitor to many bars in the Bismarck area might go a few hours without giving the coronavirus pandemic a second thought. Some venues are packed end to end, with friends gathered around blackjack tables, and people lined against the...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Unusual up north museum to close in August, everything to go...

VOGEL CENTER, Mich. (AP) - Kevin Moses was nobody. He wasn't famous, or popular, or talented. He had few interests or hobbies. Just a regular dude....

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Levitt, other South Dakota venues join push for federal aid...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Nancy Halverson thinks about the future of Sioux Falls' art scene - not just the musicians and artists who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, but of the people who rely on the local entertainment industry for a li...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Senior exercise group finds ways to stay fit during pandemic...

LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) - For Marilyn Nieckarz, daily classes at the YMCA were a staple in maintaining both her fitness level and her friendships. So when the facility shut down this spring due to COVID-19, she and her senior cohorts had to find ways to get ...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Union drive could inspire organized labor beyond Asheville...

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - On a clear morning in early March, nurses stood shoulder-to-shoulder in Asheville's Pack Square Park and demanded a union. The crowd of a hundred chanted and cheered, hoisting signs and displaying red...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Deals remain elusive as Minnesota special session approaches...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Legislature convenes Monday for its second special session of the year with few public signs of lawmakers and the governor being close to deals on the big issues of police accountability and public construction. When Democ...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Partnering for racial justice in small-town Minnesota...

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (AP) - They grew up in the same small town, and graduated in the same high school class. One experienced racism, the other witnessed it. Both Mattie Bogart and Niki Botzet say they were intimidated into silence - until this summer, when ...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Legal change could be slow for controversial SC memorials...

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - For 17 hours, crowds of Charlestonians waited for the John C. Calhoun statue to be removed from its 115-foot-high perch in Marion Square. Many stayed through the night and into a sun-drenched day because they felt it was a historic...

 2020-07-13 05:01 

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Nurse practitioner's food pics build social media following...

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - When Chris Schemm fires up his Big Green Egg he's cooking for his family - plus 10,000. His wife, two daughters and son feast on the food. His Instagram followers feast on the photos. His @titletowngriller Instagram feed is stuf...

 2020-07-13 04:51 

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The Latest: India adds over 28,000 new coronavirus cases...

NEW DELHI - India reported another record surge of coronavirus infections on Monday, adding 28,701 new cases over the previous 24 hours. Authorities in several cities are reinstating strict lockdowns after attempting to loosen things up to revive an ailin...

 2020-07-13 04:49 

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Official: Photo helps in search for missing "Glee" actress...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A member of a team searching a Southern California lake for a missing TV star said Sunday that he's confident his crew is getting a clearer idea of where in the lake to find her, a magazine reported. Robert Inglis of the Ventura Cou...

 2020-07-13 04:34 

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump team's false comfort on schools, virus...

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's administration is providing misguided assurances on the safety of kids in school during a coronavirus epidemic. In remarks Sunday, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urged schools to provide full-time, in-person...

 2020-07-13 04:32 

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2nd person of interest announced in death of 8-year-old girl...

ATLANTA (AP) - Images of a second person of interest in the fatal shooting of an 8-year-old girl in Atlanta were released late Sunday as police searched for at least two shooters believed to be responsible for her death. Authorities were also offering a $...

 2020-07-13 04:32 

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Ready or not: Election costs soar in prep for virus voting...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The demand for mail-in ballots is surging. Election workers need training. And polling booths might have to be outfitted with protective shields during the COVID-19 pandemic. As officials prepare for the Nov. 3 election, one certainty is...

 2020-07-13 04:24 

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China reports 141 dead or missing in flooding since June...

BEIJING (AP) - The Yangtze River region has seen its second highest rainfall in more than a half-century so far this year as deadly flooding strikes much of China. Around 28,000 homes have been damaged and 141 people have died or are missing in the floods...

 2020-07-13 04:22 

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Undaunted, US global media chief plows ahead with changes...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Despite a barrage of criticism from both Democrats and Republicans, the new chief of U.S. global media is plowing ahead with changes to the Voice of America and other international broadcasters that are heightening concerns about their f...

 2020-07-13 04:22 

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Reportes: Los Redskins se cambiarn de nombre el lunes...

ASHBURN, Virginia, EE.UU. (AP) - El equipo de Washington en la NFL abandonar el lunes el nombre de...

 2020-07-13 04:06 

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Activists seek to decriminalize 'magic' mushrooms in DC...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The posters started blanketing light posts just a few weeks after the city entered what would be a monthslong stay-at-home order. Vividly colored and bearing a three-headed mushroom, they asked Washingtonians to...

 2020-07-13 04:02 

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Feds to execute 1st inmate in 17 years for Arkansas murders...

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) - The federal government is planning to carry out the first federal execution in nearly two decades on Monday, over the objection of the family of the victims and after a volley of legal proceedings over the coronavirus pandemic. Da...

 2020-07-13 04:02 

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Reports: Washington to shed 'Redskins' name Monday...

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - Washington's NFL team will get rid of the name 'Redskins' on Monday, according to multiple reports. It's unclear when a new name will be revealed for one of the league's oldest franchises. USA Today, ESPN, The Washi...

 2020-07-13 04:00 

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Today in History...

Today in History Today is Monday, July 13, the 195th day of 2020. There are 171 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 13, 2013, a jury in Sanford, Florida, cleared neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman of all charges in ...

 2020-07-13 04:00 

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Opinion: CT Plan on Aging due for a revise...

Writer explains that Connecticut's State Plan on Aging will expire soon, and crafting a new one should not be overlooked during pandemic....

 2020-07-13 03:54 

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Maricopa man steals catalytic converter to cover casino debt...

MARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) - A man in Maricopa has been arrested for allegedly stealing catalytic converters to cover a gambling loss, according to police. They said 34-year-old Daniel Danforth was being held on suspicion of burglary in the third degree, posses...

 2020-07-13 03:54 

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Santa Fe Community College expects 25% enrollment drop...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - Santa Fe Community College is expecting a 25 percent drop in enrollment this fall as students and prospective students battle the COVID-19 pandemic. The Santa Fe New Mexican reported college officials said last week the enrollment de...

 2020-07-13 03:53 

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Housing construction steady in New Mexico's oil region...

HOBBS, N.M. (AP) - The crash of the oil business and the economic decline that has followed the COVID-19 pandemic hasn't stopped construction for the housing shortage in the heart of New Mexico's oil region. The Hobbs News-Sun reported Hobbs is se...

 2020-07-13 03:46 

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Seoul mayor's funeral draws both condolences and insults...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Masked mourners gave speeches and laid flowers before the coffin of Seoul's mayor during his funeral Monday, while a live broadcast online drew a mixture of condolence messages and insults. Since Park Won-soon was found dead ...

 2020-07-13 03:46 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:46 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Evening' game...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New Mexico Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:46 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New Mexico Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:46 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Roadrunner Cash' game...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New Mexico Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:46 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Quick Draw Evening' game...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Indiana Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:35 

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Asian shares gain on hopes for recovery, despite outbreaks,...

TOKYO (AP) - Shares rose in Asia on Monday, cheered by upbeat projections for a global economic rebound that were tempered by worries over expanding coronavirus outbreaks. Investors were looking ahead to the release of China's economic growth data for...

 2020-07-13 03:30 

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Father, girlfriend charged in 3-year-old Kansas girl's death...

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Authorities have charged the father of a 3-year-old Kansas girl who was found dead and his girlfriend with felony murder in the child's death, prosecutors said Sunday. Howard Jansen III, 29, and his girlfriend, Jacqulyn Kirkpa...

 2020-07-13 03:28 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5' game...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Indiana Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:28 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Evening' game...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:28 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:23 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Four-Evening' game...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Indiana Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:23 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Three-Evening' game...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Indiana Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:13 

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Fallece rapero Lil Marlo en incidente ocurrido en Atlanta...

ATLANTA (AP) - El cantante de rap conocido como Lil Marlo falleci, inform el domingo su sello discogrfico. Quality Control Music anunci el deceso de Rudolph...

 2020-07-13 03:13 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Game' game...

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:13 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Match 4' game...

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:13 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Keno' game...

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:04 

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Alaska sets another daily record with 116 new virus cases...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - There were 116 new COVID-19 cases reported across Alaska Sunday, the highest daily increase so far in the state. There was one new hospitalization and no new deaths reported in Alaska, The Anchorage Daily News reported. The state ...

 2020-07-13 03:03 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4' game...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Louisiana Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:03 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Louisiana Lottery's...

 2020-07-13 03:03 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Play4 Night' game...

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Connecticut Lottery's...

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