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 2020-07-10 09:42 

Washington Post

Greece: Summer camp evacuated in wildfire precaution...

A children's summer camp and a retirement home have been evacuated near Athens after a wildfire approached homes in a coastal area...

 2020-07-10 09:28 

WUSA9.com

Coronavirus updates: Cases in Virginia, Maryland on slight upward trend...

The coronavirus impact on the DMV continues. Here are the latest updates....

 2020-07-10 09:14 

VOA

Seoul Mayor Found Dead Friday; Suicide Suspected...

South Korean police say Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead early Friday, a suspected suicide.The body of 64-year-old Park was found near an entrance at the mountain Bugaksan in Seoul after just midnight, several hours after he had been reported miss...

 2020-07-10 09:07 

Washington Post

Depp due to wrap up evidence at libel trial against tabloid...

Johnny Depp is set to wrap up his evidence at his libel trial against a British tabloid newspaper that accused him of physically abusing his ex-wife, Amber Heard...

 2020-07-10 09:05 

Washington Post

At least 10 killed, 30 missing in Nepal landslides...

Landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rain have killed at least 10 people and left 30 others missing in Nepal...

 2020-07-10 09:01 

Roll Call

Chief justice leads Supreme Court through tempered term...

The Supreme Court emerged from its term Thursday as a steadying force for a country deeply split along partisan lines and rocked by a pandemic, with conservative Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr.'s fingerprints on almost all the moves. That wasn't...

 2020-07-10 09:00 

Washington Free Beacon

The Winds of Woke...

Before this morning I had not heard of Thomas Bosco, and I am willing to bet you haven't heard of him either. He runs a caf in Upper Manhattan....

 2020-07-10 09:00 

Washington Post

D.C.-area forecast: Muggy mid-summer heat on repeat. Rain chances today are best to the east....

It could be a battle to 90 degrees, with Tropical Storm Fay offshore. Most of the rain stays east....

 2020-07-10 09:00 

McClatchy DC

This study shows why Midwest suburbs are pivotal for a Biden victory...

A new study from Democratic think tank Third Way finds that the suburbs in Midwest battleground states Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin are critical in the 2020 election between Joe Biden and Donald Trump....

 2020-07-10 09:00 

Roll Call

Reminder for Democrats: Politics won't stop after November...

ANALYSIS — Democrats' near-term opportunities shouldn't obscure the longer-term problems the party faces. First, from the time of his likely election in November and his inauguration in January, President Joe Biden will find himself under at...

 2020-07-10 08:59 

Washington Free Beacon

White Supremacist Set to Become First Federal Prisoner Executed in Two Decades...

If all goes to plan, on Monday white nationalist Daniel Lewis Lee will be put to death for the brutal murder of a family of three, including an eight-year-old girl—the first federal execution in 17 years....

 2020-07-10 08:58 

Washington Post

How Companies Are Accounting for Covid-19...

Some companies are adopting an innovative approach to accounting for the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on their earnings: they're leaving it out. At least eight borrowers have tweaked the figures in recent months to show investors how health...

 2020-07-10 08:58 

Washington Free Beacon

Student Invokes Satan To Drive Conservative Group From Campus...

Student activists are demanding that a Texas public university remove a conservative group from campus and have even invoked satanic witch rituals to aid the campaign. Students at the University of North Texas created a Change.org petition calling for the...

 2020-07-10 08:57 

Washington Post

Utah protesters smash windows, splash paint on district attorney's office after police cleared in shooting...

Police fired 34 rounds at 22-year-old Bernardo Palacios-Carbajal in May as he ran away from officers. Prosecutors say he had a gun that he repeatedly dropped and picked up as he ran....

 2020-07-10 08:57 

Washington Post

EU watchdog to probe trade pact with South American nations...

The European Union's independent watchdog is investigating the bloc's trade agreement with four South American countries after greens and rights groups complained the pact does not respect the EU's legal obligations...

 2020-07-10 08:56 

Washington Post

France urges Netanyahu not to annex parts of West Bank...

French President Emmanuel Macron is urging Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu not to annex Palestinian territory in the West Bank...

 2020-07-10 08:54 

Washington Times

EU watchdog to probe trade pact with South American nations...

BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union's independent watchdog has launched an inquiry into the bloc's trade agreement with the Mercosur group of South American countries after environmental and rights groups complained that the deal does not respect t...

 2020-07-10 08:53 

US News & World Report

France Urges Netanyahu Not to Annex Parts of West Bank...

French President Emmanuel Macron is urging Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu not to annex Palestinian territory in the West Bank....

 2020-07-10 08:53 

Washington Times

France urges Netanyahu not to annex parts of West Bank...

PARIS (AP) - French President Emmanuel Macron is urging Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu not to annex Palestinian territory in the West Bank, warning that it would violate international law and threaten long-term peace efforts. The two leaders sp...

 2020-07-10 08:52 

US News & World Report

AP Was There: Murray Ends Britain's 77-Year Wimbledon Wait...

Tennis history is filled with wonderful rivalries....

 2020-07-10 08:51 

Washington Post

Hong Kong shuts schools as new virus cases increase...

Hong Kong says it is suspending classes for students through middle school following a rise in coronavirus cases...

 2020-07-10 08:49 

US News & World Report

Factbox: Fifteen Centuries, Two Faiths and a Contested Fate for Hagia Sophia...

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish court is set to rule on Friday on a 1934 presidential decree converting Istanbul's Hagia Sophia into a museum. Two......

 2020-07-10 08:48 

Washington Times

Hong Kong shuts schools as new virus cases increase...

HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong's government on Friday said it is suspending classes for students through middle school following a rise in coronavirus cases. The semi-autonomous Chinese territory has reported 1,365 cases with seven deaths. The increase in...

 2020-07-10 08:45 

Washington Post

Israeli troops kill Palestinian accused of hurling firebombs...

Israeli troops have shot and killed a Palestinian in the occupied West Bank who they say was throwing firebombs at a guard post...

 2020-07-10 08:43 

VOA

Explosion Reported in West Tehran; Official Denies It...

An explosion was heard in western Tehran on Friday, state broadcaster IRIB said, citing online reports that a senior official in that part of the city denied.IRIB said power was cut in the area of the city suburbs where the blast occurred....

 2020-07-10 08:42 

Washington Times

Israeli troops kill Palestinian accused of hurling firebombs...

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) - Israeli troops shot and killed a Palestinian in the occupied West Bank who they said was throwing firebombs at a guard post, but who Palestinian officials say was merely strolling through his village. The army said troops fired ...

 2020-07-10 08:40 

US News & World Report

China's Kazakhstan Embassy Warns Citizens of Pneumonia Deadlier Than COVID-19...

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's embassy in Kazakhstan has warned its citizens to take precautions against an outbreak of pneumonia in the country that......

 2020-07-10 08:35 

VOA

Iranian Kurdish Sufis' Dash into Iraq Exposes Coronavirus Border Control Deficiency...

Hundreds of Iranian Kurdish members of a Muslim sect seeking to attend the funeral of their leader in neighboring Iraq have forced their way through a crossing into Iraqi territory, exposing a weakness in Iranian and Iraqi border controls aimed at curbing...

 2020-07-10 08:33 

Washington Post

The Nation's Weather...

The Nation's Weather for Friday, July 10, 2020...

 2020-07-10 08:26 

US News & World Report

IEA Raises 2020 Oil Demand Forecast but Warns COVID-19 Clouds Outlook...

By Noah BrowningLONDON (Reuters) - The International Energy Agency (IEA) bumped up its 2020 oil demand forecast on Friday but warned that the......

 2020-07-10 08:20 

Washington Post

Notre Dame Cathedral to rebuilt as before — no modern twists...

Notre Dame Cathedral will be rebuilt just the way it stood before last year's devastating fire...

 2020-07-10 08:19 

US News & World Report

Exclusive: Japan May Still Build Aegis Ashore Despite Reports of Cancellation - Source...

By Tim KellyTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan may still build Aegis Ashore missile defense systems to defend against attacks by North Korea and other......

 2020-07-10 08:19 

US News & World Report

In-Person Bar Exams Canceled; Remote Exam Set for October...

The Kentucky Supreme Court has canceled in-person bar exams this year as a precaution due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-07-10 08:19 

Washington Times

In-person bar exams canceled; remote exam set for October...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Supreme Court has canceled in-person bar exams this year as a precaution due to the coronavirus pandemic. Bar exams will no longer be held July 28-29 and Sept. 30-Oct. 1, the court said in a statement. Instead, the Kentu...

 2020-07-10 08:17 

Washington Post

AP Week in Pictures, North America...

July 3 - July 9, 2020...

 2020-07-10 08:17 

US News & World Report

Teen Pleads Guilty in Crash That Killed Tennessee Officer...

A teenage driver has pleaded guilty to charges in a crash that killed a Tennessee police officer....

 2020-07-10 08:17 

Washington Times

Teen pleads guilty in crash that killed Tennessee officer...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A teenage driver has pleaded guilty to charges in a crash that killed a Tennessee police officer. Jayona Brown, 18, entered the plea Thursday to vehicular homicide, felony aggravated assault, evading arrest and driving without a li...

 2020-07-10 08:17 

Washington Times

Notre Dame Cathedral to rebuilt as before — no modern twists...

PARIS (AP) - Notre Dame Cathedral will be rebuilt just the way it stood before last year's devastating fire. No swimming pool or organic garden on the roof of the medieval Paris monument, or contemporary glass spire, or other modern twists. And to sta...

 2020-07-10 08:16 

US News & World Report

Taxpayer Service Offices Reopen Before Filing Deadline...

West Virginia's tax department offices have reopened ahead of the state's income tax filing and payment deadline....

 2020-07-10 08:16 

Washington Times

Taxpayer service offices reopen before filing deadline...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia's tax department offices have reopened ahead of the state's income tax filing and payment deadline, officials said Thursday. The agency said its taxpayer service centers are accepting appointment-only visits ...

 2020-07-10 08:15 

Washington Post

Nepal cable TV operators stop airing Indian news channels...

Nepal's cable and satellite television providers have stopped Indian news channels following some news reports on the prime minister that has angered the general public...

 2020-07-10 08:15 

Washington Times

AP Week in Pictures, North America...

July 3 - July 9, 2020 This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the North America region. The gallery was curated by photo editor Courtney Dittmar in New York. Follow AP visual ...

 2020-07-10 08:14 

US News & World Report

Fantasy Fest in Florida Keys Canceled Because of Coronavirus...

The risk of coronavirus transmission has prompted organizers in the Florida Keys to cancel this year's Fantasy Fest....

 2020-07-10 08:14 

Washington Times

Fantasy Fest in Florida Keys canceled because of coronavirus...

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - The risk of coronavirus transmission has prompted organizers in the Florida Keys to cancel this year's Fantasy Fest. Key West's annual masking and costuming festival had been scheduled for Oct. 16-25, but festival director Na...

 2020-07-10 08:13 

Washington Times

Nepal cable TV operators stop airing Indian news channels...

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Nepal's cable and satellite television providers have stopped airing Indian news channels, with one operator saying Friday that the move was in response to public complaints over coverage of Nepal's prime minister. Sudeep A...

 2020-07-10 08:10 

Washington Post

AP Explains: Why India cases are rising to multiple peaks...

In three weeks, India has shot up from the world's sixth worst-affected country by the coronavirus pandemic to the third...

 2020-07-10 08:10 

Washington Times

N.C. Republicans holding annual convention online...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina Republicans are holding their annual convention online after COVID-19 health concerns led a top state health official to recommend GOP activists not gather in person. The state convention, being held Friday, will includ...

 2020-07-10 08:08 

Washington Times

Panel to address racial bias in N.C. justice system begins...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Judges, law enforcement, elected officials, civil rights advocates and others brought together to examine ways to eliminate racial disparities in North Carolina's criminal justice and court systems are holding their first meeting....

 2020-07-10 08:08 

The Christian Post

Lauren Daigle opens up about 'personal' song on 'The Kelly Clarkson Show'...

Two-time Grammy Award-winning Christian singer Lauren Daigle appeared on The Kelly Clarkson Show Tuesday and opened up about her latest single, "Rescue" pegging it a very "personal" song that is perfect for "such a time as this."...

 2020-07-10 08:08 

The Christian Post

Pastor's 30-y-o son dies of coronavirus, becomes youngest victim in Nashville...

As far as his family knows, Darius Settles had no health problems. But five days after he tested positive for COVID-19, the son of Pastor David Settles of The Worship Center in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, died at the age of 30 on July 4....

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