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 2020-09-27 19:00 

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The Latest: Bills QB Allen's fast start makes team history...

By The Associated Press The Latest on Week 3 in the NFL (all times EDT): 2:58 p.m. Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen has made some team history while sparking his team to a 28-3 lead [...]...

 2020-09-27 19:00 

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Plucky Stars, leading Lightning confident going into Game 6...

By STEPHEN WHYNO EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — After a very un-Dallas Stars-like first overtime period in which they sat back and let the Tampa Bay Lightning take it to them, players and coaches in the [...]...

 2020-09-27 19:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 19:00 

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Pelosi Says Democrats will make new aid 'proffer' to Mnuchin...

By Billy House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said there's a chance she and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin can still reach a deal on a coronavirus stimulus package, and that Democrats will unveil a new "proffer" shortly. [...]...

 2020-09-27 19:00 

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Florida's reported COVID-19 cases surpass 700,000...

By Susannah Bryan FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. _ Newly reported cases of coronavirus infection in Florida were down on Sunday, just two days after the state moved into the third and final phase of its reopening. [...]...

 2020-09-27 17:00 

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Falcons won't have star WR Julio Jones for Bears game...

By The Associated Press The winless Atlanta Falcons will be playing without star wide receiver Julio Jones for Sunday's game with the unbeaten Chicago Bears. Jones headlines the list of inactive players for Sunday's early [...]...

 2020-09-27 17:00 

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Alexie, Pilkey books among most 'challenged' of past decade...

By HILLEL ITALIE NEW YORK (AP) — Toni Morrison is on the list. So are John Green and Harper Lee. And John Steinbeck and Margaret Atwood. All wrote books that were among the 100 most [...]...

 2020-09-27 17:00 

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Early COVID-19 treatments could be 'bridge' to vaccine, Fauci says...

By Jason Gale Monoclonal antibodies that stop the coronavirus from spreading in the body are among promising strategies for averting severe illness from COVID-19 before vaccines arrive, said Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute [...]...

 2020-09-27 17:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 17:00 

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Virginia governor, wife test positive for coronavirus...

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife have both tested positive for the coronavirus, though he said he is showing no symptoms. He's among [...]...

 2020-09-27 17:00 

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'Beginning' triumphs at San Sebastian Film Festival in Spain...

SAN SEBASTIN, Spain (AP) — Georgian writer-director Dea Kulumbegashvili's first feature film "Beginning" triumphed at Spain's San Sebastian International Film Festival, scooping up four of its top prizes including best film and best ...

 2020-09-27 15:00 

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Virginia governor, wife test positive for coronavirus...

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife have both tested positive for the coronavirus, though he said he is showing no symptoms. He's among [...]...

 2020-09-27 15:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 15:00 

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AP Top 25 Takeaways: LSU gets Air Raided; No. 3 OU upset...

By RALPH D. RUSSO The Pirate plundered the defending national champions. Oklahoma got its annual faceplant as a big favorite out of the way early. Texas made a crazy comeback to keep the Big 12 [...]...

 2020-09-27 15:00 

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Early COVID-19 treatments could be 'bridge' to vaccine, Fauci says...

By Jason Gale Monoclonal antibodies that stop the coronavirus from spreading in the body are among promising strategies for averting severe illness from COVID-19 before vaccines arrive, said Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute [...]...

 2020-09-27 13:00 

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Virginia governor, wife test positive for coronavirus...

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife have both tested positive for the coronavirus, though he said he is showing no symptoms. He's among [...]...

 2020-09-27 13:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 13:00 

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Romania's municipal election seen as test for December vote...

By VADIM GHIRDA BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Voters in Romania were casting ballots Sunday in municipal elections, which are being viewed as a test of how the next general election on Dec. 6 will unfold [...]...

 2020-09-27 13:00 

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French hospitals delay operations to cope with COVID surge...

PARIS (AP) — Hospitals in the Paris and Marseille regions are delaying some scheduled operations to free up space for COVID-19 patients as the French government tries to stem a rising tide of coronavirus infections, [...]...

 2020-09-27 13:00 

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Bottas wins in Russia as Hamilton misses F1 win record...

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Valtteri Bottas won the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday after his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton's race was ruined by penalties. Hamilton had been looking to match Michael Schumacher's record of 91 [...]...

 2020-09-27 11:00 

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The Latest: Azarenka frustrated by cold, damp at French Open...

By The Associated Press PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the opening day at the French Open: ___ Less than an hour into the French Open, cold and damp conditions at the major that has [...]...

 2020-09-27 11:00 

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Schalke fires coach David Wagner after 18-game winless run...

GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Schalke fired former United States international David Wagner as coach on Sunday after starting the Bundesliga season with two defeats and failing to stop a run of 18 games without a [...]...

 2020-09-27 11:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 11:00 

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Virginia governor, wife test positive for coronavirus...

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife have both tested positive for the coronavirus, though he said he is showing no symptoms. He's among [...]...

 2020-09-27 11:00 

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Fernando Verdasco out of French Open for positive COVID test...

PARIS (AP) — Former Top 10 player Fernando Verdasco said he has been dropped from the French Open because of what he believes is a false positive result on a coronavirus test. The 36-year-old from [...]...

 2020-09-27 09:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 09:00 

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Fernando Verdasco out of French Open for positive COVID test...

PARIS (AP) — Former Top 10 player Fernando Verdasco said he has been dropped from the French Open because of what he believes is a false positive result on a coronavirus test. The 36-year-old from [...]...

 2020-09-27 09:00 

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On final day, 2 NL spots and AL Central crown in play...

By MIKE FITZPATRICK Four teams, two National League playoff spots. And the AL Central champion. Besides postseason seeding, that's what remains to be decided on the last scheduled day of this bizarre baseball season. It [...]...

 2020-09-27 09:00 

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Late night protest in Portland, Oregon, declared unlawful...

By GILLIAN FLACCUS and SALLY HO PORTLAND (AP) — Law enforcement declared an unlawful assembly late Saturday, forcing protesters from downtown Portland, Oregon, and making several arrests, just hours after demonstrations earlier in the day [...]...

 2020-09-27 09:00 

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Virginia governor, wife test positive for coronavirus...

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife have both tested positive for the coronavirus, though he said he is showing no symptoms. He's among [...]...

 2020-09-27 07:00 

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Swiss vote on limiting jobs, residency for EU citizens...

GENEVA (AP) — Voters in Switzerland cast ballots Sunday on a nationalist party's proposal to limit the number of European Union citizens allowed to live and work in their country. The measure, championed by the [...]...

 2020-09-27 07:00 

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After a year of drama, the Lakers reach NBA Finals anyway...

By TIM REYNOLDS LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Here's a list of just some of the things the Los Angeles Lakers have gone through in the last 12 months: and more massive fallout after [...]...

 2020-09-27 07:00 

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Fernando Verdasco out of French Open for positive COVID test...

PARIS (AP) — Former Top 10 player Fernando Verdasco said he has been dropped from the French Open because of what he believes is a false positive result on a coronavirus test. The 36-year-old from [...]...

 2020-09-27 07:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 07:00 

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Virginia governor, wife test positive for coronavirus...

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife have both tested positive for the coronavirus, though he said he is showing no symptoms. He's among [...]...

 2020-09-27 05:00 

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Virginia governor, wife test positive for coronavirus...

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife have both tested positive for the coronavirus, though he said he is showing no symptoms. He's among [...]...

 2020-09-27 05:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 05:00 

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Portand, Oregon, police make arrests at downtown rally...

By GILLIAN FLACCUS and SALLY HO PORTLAND (AP) — Portland police Saturday night arrested anti-police brutality protesters who had gathered downtown. Shortly after 9 p.m., video from the New York Times on social media showed [...]...

 2020-09-27 05:00 

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LEADING OFF: NL race down to final day — and maybe Monday...

By The Associated Press A look at what's happening around the majors Sunday: ___ LET'S GET IT SETTLED St. Louis, Milwaukee, San Francisco and Philadelphia enter the last day of the regular season competing for [...]...

 2020-09-27 04:05 

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No. 8 Texas rallies, beats Texas Tech 63-56 in overtime...

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Sam Ehlinger threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Joshua Moore in overtime, sending No. 8 Texas to a wild 63-56 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday that saw the Longhorns rally with two touchdowns in the final 3 minutes of regulat...

 2020-09-27 03:35 

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Best of Greater Pittston 2020...

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 2020-09-27 03:05 

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Steelers look to stay unbeaten...

PITTSBURGH — The pieces to compete for a Super Bowl are all there. The Pittsburgh Steelers are sure of it, just as they have been for most of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's career. [...]...

 2020-09-27 03:00 

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Pavelski ties it in 3rd, Stars and Lightning to OT in Game 5...

By STEPHEN WHYNO EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Joe Pavelski doesn't want to leave the bubble just yet. Pavelski scored his 13th goal of the playoffs with 6:45 left in the third period and Dallas and [...]...

 2020-09-27 03:00 

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NASCAR champion returns home mired in 29-race losing streak...

By JENNA FRYER LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kyle Busch is in a terrible slump, winless this Cup season and his 15-year streak of at least one victory a year in danger. The reigning Cup champion [...]...

 2020-09-27 03:00 

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Virginia governor, wife test positive for coronavirus...

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife have both tested positive for the coronavirus, though he said he is showing no symptoms. He's among [...]...

 2020-09-27 03:00 

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Fernando Verdasco out of French Open for positive COVID test...

PARIS (AP) — Former Top 10 player Fernando Verdasco said he has been dropped from the French Open because of what he believes is a false positive result on a coronavirus test. The 36-year-old from [...]...

 2020-09-27 03:00 

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Judges: Alaska Native corporations ineligible for aid funds...

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Native corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel [...]...

 2020-09-27 02:38 

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Eagles, Bengals each look to avoid 0-3 starts...

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Eagles are dealing with adversity far earlier than usual. The Cincinnati Bengals are right where they've been for a while. [...]...

 2020-09-27 02:36 

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Around town: A night to remember with the area's best...

If you're a reader of this paper, you likely read all about the Young Professionals Awards on Wednesday night. [...]...

 2020-09-27 01:30 

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'I would not have done it if I was U.S. Attorney,' retired prosecutor says of Freed's ballot probe disclosures...

WILKES-BARRE — The U.S. Attorney investigating the discarding of mail-in ballots in Luzerne County offered no further comments on the probe Friday, but two former federal prosecutors said he already went too far. [...]...

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