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Experts say US coronavirus death count is flawed, but close

May 27, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. is hitting a tragic milestone: 100,000 dead from the coronavirus. But is that number right?

The accuracy of U.S. more »»

Judge sets June 4 hearing for suspects in Arbery slaying

May 27, 2020

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia judge has scheduled a hearing next week for three men charged with murder in the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery, court officials said Wednesda. more »»

Through kids'eyes: Virus outbreak brings sadness, worry, joy

May 27, 2020

CHICAGO (AP) — These are children of the pandemic.

In the far-north Canadian town of Iqaluit, one boy has been glued to the news to learn everything he can about the coronavirus. more »»

2 U.S. astronauts suit up for historic SpaceX launch

May 27, 2020

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP) — With thunder threatening a delay, two NASA astronauts made their way to the launch pad for the liftoff of a SpaceX rocket ship Wednesday on a history-making flight... more »»

Court: Mental provider not liable in Florida school shooting

May 27, 2020

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A mental health provider cannot be held liable for the actions of a man accused of a 2018 Florida high school massacre, an appeals court ruled Wednesday. more »»

SpaceX on cusp of launching astronauts, back on home turf

May 27, 2020

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP) — With bad weather threatening a delay, two NASA astronauts suited up for the launch of a SpaceX rocket ship Wednesday on a history-making flight to the International... more »»

Huge Washington unemployment fraud warning to other states

May 27, 2020

SEATTLE (AP) — The first word Seattle political consultant Dayna Lurie had that someone filed for unemployment benefits in her name was when her boss called. more »»

Swift firings for Minneapolis officers in death of black man

May 27, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — To the general public, the video of a white police officer pressing his knee into the neck of a black man prone on the street, crying out for help until he finally stopped... more »»

AP-NORC poll: About half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine if they could, while many are unsure or would refuse

May 27, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — AP-NORC poll: About half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine if they could, while many are unsure or would refuse. more »»

Global pandemic: Through the eyes of the world's children

May 27, 2020

CHICAGO (AP) — These are children of the global pandemic.

In the far-north Canadian town of Iqaluit, one boy has been glued to the news to learn everything he can about the coronavirus. more »»

Nevada to reopen casinos June 4, welcoming tourists again

May 27, 2020

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak announced Tuesday night that he would allow casinos to reopen June 4, welcoming tourists to return to the glitzy gambling mecca of Las Vegas. more »»

Four Minneapolis officers fired after death of black man

May 27, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Four Minneapolis officers involved in the arrest of a black man who died in police custody were fired Tuesday, hours after a bystander’s video showed an officer kneeling on the... more »»

US warns Nevada governor about in-person worship limits

May 27, 2020

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Trump administration is warning Nevada's Democratic governor that his plan for reopening the state during recovery from the coronavirus fails to treat religious and secular... more »»

 
 
 

 

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