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 2020-09-22 09:16 

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Analysis: Explaining the EPL's record goal spree...

A stoppage-time goal by Gabriel Jesus did more than just clinch a significant win for Manchester City at Wolverhampton. It capped a record-breaking round of scoring in the English Premier League, too. A total of 44 were scored in a wild second round of ga...

 2020-09-22 09:11 

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Virus scales down December Nobel peace prize award ceremony...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - The award ceremony for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize, traditionally held at the Oslo city hall on Dec. 10, will instead be held in scaled-down form at the city's university because of the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-09-22 09:09 

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Woman dies after snorkeling in Florida Keys...

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - A Florida woman died after snorkeling in the Keys over the weekend, officials said. Kim Ellen Schwinge, 63, of Port Orange, was on a snorkeling trip Sunday morning near Key West, according to a Monroe County Sheriff's Office news...

 2020-09-22 09:07 

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$1M given to Eastern Kentucky University School of Business...

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - A Louisville couple have donated $1 million to the Eastern Kentucky University School of Business to support its Center for Professional Sales. The center now bears the name of Louis and Maribeth Berman. Their gift will be used for sp...

 2020-09-22 09:06 

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Loaded guns found in carry-on bags at Tennessee airports...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Loaded guns were found at security checkpoints at every major Tennessee airport during a seven-day period, officials said. From Sept. 13 through Sept, 20, eight guns were found in carry-on bags by agents at Nashville International Ai...

 2020-09-22 09:05 

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Supreme Court nominee to get attention in NC Senate debate...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will likely get attention in Tuesday's debate between Republican Sen. Thom Tillis and Democrat Cal Cunningham. Cunningham and Tillis will hold thei...

 2020-09-22 09:03 

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Funding awarded for 11 projects in western Kentucky...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Delta Regional Authority grants will fund 11 projects in western Kentucky, Gov. Andy Beshear said. Nearly $4.8 million will go toward projects that will update infrastructure, expand broadband and health care access, and improve oppo...

 2020-09-22 09:01 

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Gran Bretaa endurecer medidas contra COVID-19 por repuntes...

LONDRES (AP) - El primer ministro de Gran Bretaa, Boris Johnson, anunciar el martes nuevas restricciones a la interaccin social mientras su gobierno trata de ralentizar la propagacin del coronavirus antes de que se salga de control. Los pubs y restaurante...

 2020-09-22 08:50 

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Assaults, arson, slurs: anti-Semitism a problem in Berlin...

BERLIN (AP) - A new report documenting anti-Semitism in Berlin reveals that little progress has been made in combatting the problem in the German capital. The Department for Research and Information on Anti-Semitism Berlin, or RIAS documented 410 incident...

 2020-09-22 08:32 

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As Europe faces 2nd wave of virus, tracing apps lack impact...

LONDON (AP) - Mobile apps tracing new COVID-19 cases were touted as a key part of Europe's plan to beat the coronavirus outbreak. Seven months into the pandemic, virus cases are surging again and the apps have not been widely adopted due to privacy co...

 2020-09-22 08:30 

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The Nation's Weather...

The Nation's Weather for Tuesday, September 22, 2020 _____ NATIONAL SUMMARY Rough seas, dangerous surf and coastal flooding will persist along much of the Atlantic coast today. Seas will build further in eastern Massachusetts and Maine as Teddy, well ...

 2020-09-22 08:28 

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Australian rescuers save 25 of 270 stranded whales so far...

HOBART, Australia (AP) - Around one third of an estimated 270 pilot whales that became stranded on Australia's island state of Tasmania have died, with rescuers managing to return 25 to the sea in an ongoing operation, officials said Tuesday. The whal...

 2020-09-22 08:26 

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Lam says Australian judge gave no reason for quitting...

HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said Tuesday that an Australian judge on Hong Kong's top court gave no reason for his resignation, a move that has raised questions about the semiautonomous Chinese territory's reputation for judicial i...

 2020-09-22 08:13 

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Hamlin, Michael Jordan partner on NASCAR team for Wallace...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Denny Hamlin has joined Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan to form a NASCAR team with Bubba Wallace as the driver, a high-profile pairing of a Black majority team owner and the only Black driver at NASCAR's top level. The pa...

 2020-09-22 07:58 

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UK to impose tougher COVID-19 measures amid case spike...

LONDON (AP) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will announce new restrictions on social interaction Tuesday as the government tries to slow the spread of COVID-19 before it spirals out of control. Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove told Sky News tha...

 2020-09-22 07:53 

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El coronavirus se propaga fcilmente entre los nios?...

El coronavirus se propaga fcilmente entre los nios? Parece que el virus puede transmitirse entre nios y adolescentes, pero la facilidad con la que lo hace puede variar segn la edad. Todava se estn realizando investigaciones, pero los menores menores de 10...

 2020-09-22 07:53 

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LSU police investigate reports of hazing at fraternities...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana State University police were called to investigate two complaints of hazing at campus fraternities last week, according to police reports. A complaint detailing...

 2020-09-22 07:48 

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Turkey accuses EU of rewarding aggressor in Libya...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey on Tuesday accused the European Union of...

 2020-09-22 07:39 

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Road to Saudi ties with Israel being paved, cautiously...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Saudi Arabia, the most powerful Arab nation and home to Islam's holiest sites, has made its official position on the region's longest-running conflict clear: Full ties between the kingdom and Israel can only happ...

 2020-09-22 07:39 

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Funcionarios alemanes hacen huelga en reclamacin salarial...

BERLN (AP) - Los trabajadores del sector pblico alemn iniciaron el martes una serie de huelgas breves para presionar en sus demandas por un aumento de sueldo significativo. Empleados de hospitales, escuelas infantiles y alcantarillado estaban entre los ll...

 2020-09-22 07:17 

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Pillar, Mrquez ayudan a Rockies a imponerse a Gigantes 7-2...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Kevin Pillar sacudi un jonrn contra su exequipo, Germn Mrquez lanz seis slidos innings para frenar una seguidilla de cinco derrotas, y los Rockies de Colorado vencieron el lunes 7-2 a los Gigantes de San Francisco. En el primero de un...

 2020-09-22 07:15 

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As rich nations struggle, Africa's virus response is praised...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - At a lecture to peers this month, John Nkengasong showed images that once dogged Africa, with a magazine cover declaring it...

 2020-09-22 07:08 

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Principales aspirantes a puesto de Ginsburg en Corte Suprema...

WASHINGTON (AP) - El presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump, dijo que nominar a una mujer para sustituir a la juez Ruth Bader Ginsburg, que muri el viernes a los 87 aos y fue una defensora de la igualdad de gnero. A continuacin, un vistazo a las princ...

 2020-09-22 07:06 

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Does the coronavirus spread easily among children?...

Does the coronavirus spread easily among children? It appears the virus can spread among children and teens, but how easily may vary by age. Research is still underway, but children under age 10 seem to be less likely than older kids to transmit the virus...

 2020-09-22 07:03 

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Young Afghan women, men practice whiling Sufi dance together...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A group of young Afghans - both women and men - is coming together in the country's war-torn capital to practice a mystical Sufi Islamic dance. The group's founder says she sees their whirling dance, known as Sema, as a w...

 2020-09-22 07:02 

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The Latest: India confirms over 75,00 new coronavirus cases...

NEW DELHI - India on Tuesday confirmed over 75,000 new coronavirus cases and more than 1,000 deaths in the past 24 hours. With more than 5.5 million cases, India is behind only the United States in total number of confirmed infections. India's death t...

 2020-09-22 07:01 

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National League Team Statistics...

Through September 21 CLUB BATTING .. . ... . . ... . . TEAM AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BA N.Y. Mets 1829 262 499 96 7 73 254 .273 Atlanta 1861 315 501 120 3 93 308 .269 San Francisco 1798 267 476 93 13 69 260 .265 Washington 1762 251 465 97 .....

 2020-09-22 07:01 

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American League Team Statistics...

Through September 21 CLUB BATTING . . . ... . . . ... . .. TEAM AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BA Chicago White Sox 1849 280 494 88 3 90 269 .267 Boston 1865 250 491 107 6 73 240 .263 Toronto 1818 263 458 94 4 78 252 .252 Baltimore 1806 243 456 87 ....

 2020-09-22 06:55 

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LEADING OFF: Rays, Indians try to clinch; Cole, Gray on hill...

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ ONE AND DONE Tampa Bay can clinch its first AL East crown since 2010 with a win at the New York Mets or a Yankees loss to Toronto. Blake Snell (4-1, 3.05 ERA), the 2018 AL Cy Young Award winner, ...

 2020-09-22 06:47 

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Asian shares track Wall Street retreat; big banks tumble...

Shares slipped Tuesday in Asia after markets tumbled worldwide on worries about the pandemic's economic pain. Shares declined in Hong Kong, Seoul, Sydney and Shanghai while Japanese markets were closed for a holiday. Stocks of big banks fell after a r...

 2020-09-22 06:43 

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German public-sector workers walk out to press pay demands...

BERLIN (AP) - Public-service workers in Germany launched a campaign of short strikes on Tuesday to press their demand for a significant pay rise, with hospital and child care center employees and drainage workers among those set to walk off the job in par...

 2020-09-22 06:38 

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Declaracin por 75 aniversario de la ONU pide unidad global...

NACIONES UNIDAS (AP) - Los pases a menudo divididos del mundo se unieron el lunes para adoptar una declaracin por el 75mo aniversario de Naciones Unidas, destacando que la urgencia de acercar posturas...

 2020-09-22 06:30 

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Column: Big night for the Raiders and their new hometown...

LAS VEGAS (AP) - As the light outside faded, the glittering casinos on the Las Vegas Strip came to life Monday evening through the giant lanai doors in the new home of the Raiders. If the backdrop was spectacular, so was the scene on the field. There were...

 2020-09-22 06:26 

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Unmasked: NFL fines coaches, teams for not covering faces...

NFL coaches thumbed their collective -- and exposed -- noses at the NFL's mask mandate in Week 2. The league responded with hefty fines of $100,000 per coach and $250,000 per club. The first three to get fined were Denver's Vic Fangio, San Francis...

 2020-09-22 06:26 

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Coronavirus takes it slow and steady in Australian football...

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) - Slowly but surely, the four football sporting codes in Australia are completing their delayed seasons due to coronavirus shutdowns around the country. The two remaining ones are the biggest - Australian rules football and rugby ...

 2020-09-22 06:25 

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AP PHOTOS: Moria, the migrant crisis that shook the EU...

MORIA, Greece (AP) - Moria refugee camp was never far from crisis. Created in 2013, before a massive influx of migrants five years ago, Greece's largest refugee facility quickly exceeded capacity, spilling into surrounding olive groves on the island o...

 2020-09-22 06:23 

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Crowder, Olynyk see parallels between Spoelstra, Stevens...

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - Jae Crowder will tell anybody who asks that the Miami Heat are extremely well-prepared for whatever comes their way in the Eastern Conference finals. He can say the same about the Boston Celtics, too. Crowder and fellow Heat ...

 2020-09-22 06:15 

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Maine to make $95M in pandemic recovery grants available...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine plans to make about $95 million in coronavirus pandemic recovery grants available to businesses and nonprofit organizations in the state. Democratic Gov. Janet Mills said the grants are a second phase of funding available via ...

 2020-09-22 05:49 

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Pillar, Mrquez help Rockies hand Giants costly loss, 7-2...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Kevin Pillar homered against his former team and German Mrquez pitched six strong innings to snap a five-game losing streak as the Colorado Rockies beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 on Monday night. In the opener of an eight-game road...

 2020-09-22 05:48 

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Taiwan's Tsai visits base following Chinese show of force...

PENGHU, Taiwan (AP) - Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen visited a military base on one of Taiwan's outlying islands Tuesday in a display of resolve following a recent show of force by rival China. Tsai spoke to roughly a hundred air force pilots and...

 2020-09-22 05:41 

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Tokyo needs to convince sponsors Olympics will really happen...

TOKYO (AP) - The only thing more difficult than staging next year's Tokyo Olympics in a pandemic might be convincing sponsors to keep their billions of dollars on board in the midst of economic turbulence and skepticism. To make the point this week, I...

 2020-09-22 05:38 

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Colorado 7, San Francisco 2...

... .. ... .. ... .. .. Colorado San Francisco ab r h bi ab r h bi Totals 36 ....

 2020-09-22 05:30 

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Colorado-San Francisco Runs...

Rockies first. Raimel Tapia grounds out to second base, Brandon Crawford to Brandon Belt. Kevin Pillar singles to center field. Charlie Blackmon singles to deep left field. Kevin Pillar to second. Trevor Story called out on strikes. Josh Fuentes singles t...

 2020-09-22 05:21 

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La tormenta tropical Beta toca tierra en la costa de Texas...

HOUSTON (AP) - La tormenta tropical Beta lleg a la costa de Texas el lunes en la noche. El meteoro toc tierra a unos 8 kilmetros (5 millas) al norte de Port Oonnor, Texas, con vientos mximos sostenidos de 72k km/h (45 mph), dijo el Centro Nacional de Hura...

 2020-09-22 05:21 

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California wildfire threatening more than 1,000 homes...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A wildfire scorching its way through brush and timber from the mountains to the desert northeast of Los Angeles threatened more than 1,000 homes on Tuesday as crews across the West battled dozens of other major blazes. The Bobcat Fire w...

 2020-09-22 05:07 

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Some see irony in COVID's impact on Mayflower commemoration...

The year 2020 was supposed to be a big one for Pilgrims. Dozens of events - from art exhibits and festivals to lectures and a maritime regatta featuring the Mayflower II, a full-scale replica refitted over the past three years at a cost of more than $11 m...

 2020-09-22 05:02 

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Corte china condena por corrupcin a un empresario crtico...

BEIJING (AP) - El expresidente de una firma estatal china de bienes races, que critic abiertamente al presidente de China, Xi Jinping, por su gestin de la pandemia del coronavirus, fue condenado el martes a 18 aos de prisin por delitos de corrupcin, segn ...

 2020-09-22 05:01 

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Campus outbreak brings uncertainty to San Diego's reopening...

SAN DIEGO (AP) - The start of the semester at San Diego State University was, as always, a time for students to make and renew friendships on and off its urban campus and enjoy the beach and the city's unmatched August weather. The coronavirus meant f...

 2020-09-22 04:52 

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Biggest unknown with Beta is how much rain it will bring...

HOUSTON (AP) - Tropical Storm Beta made landfall on the upper Texas coast on Monday evening. The storm made landfall about 5 miles (8 kilometers) north of Port Oonnor, Texas, with maximum winds of 45 mph (72 kph), the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. ...

 2020-09-22 04:51 

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Gonzales anula a los Astros y los Marineros vencen 6-1...

SEATTLE (AP) - Marco Gonzales lanz ocho innings sin permitir anotaciones, Evan White decidi el juego con un jonrn de tres carreras en el sptimo, y los Marineros de Seattle derrotaron el lunes 6-1 a los Astros de Houston. La victoria de Seattle dio el ttul...

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