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 2020-06-01 07:17 

Washington Times

June 9 hearing set for Tennessee inmate spared execution...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Oral arguments are set for June 9 in an appeal by Tennessee officials after an inmate was spared execution due to his claim that racism tainted the jury selection at his trial. State officials will argue in front of the Court of Cr...

 2020-06-01 07:15 

USA Today

George Floyd riots damage just civil rights cause...

Peaceful protests over George Floyd's murder have been overshadowed by images of rage-fueled violence and destruction....

 2020-06-01 07:14 

Washington Times

Kentucky allowing driver's license, ID renewals remotely...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky is letting people renew or replace their driver's licenses and ID cards remotely due to the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. Andy Beshear's office said people whose licenses, permits or ID cards were lost or expired betwe...

 2020-06-01 07:12 

Washington Post

Yeager to resume nonstop flights to Philadelphia, DC...

West Virginia's capital airport will resume nonstop flights to Philadelphia and Washington D...

 2020-06-01 07:12 

Wall Street Journal

Tencent Rival NetEase Moves Ahead With Hong Kong Listing...

Mobile-gaming group NetEase will begin taking investor orders for a multibillion-dollar Hong Kong share sale, as momentum builds for U.S.-listed Chinese groups to obtain secondary listings closer to home....

 2020-06-01 07:11 

Washington Times

More Kentucky parks set to reopen in June...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - More Kentucky parks are set to reopen in June. Four Kentucky State Park lodges that were previously designated as part of the state's coronavirus emergency response will reopen on June 8, Gov. Andy Beshear announced. They include...

 2020-06-01 07:09 

Washington Times

Yeager to resume nonstop flights to Philadelphia, DC...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia's capital airport will resume nonstop flights to Philadelphia and Washington D.C. in July, officials said Friday. Yeager Airport announced that American Airlines will restart the fights to Philadelphia Internatio...

 2020-06-01 07:07 

Washington Times

West Virginia gov. to announce grants for community projects...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice is set to announce grants for community projects in 28 counties. Justice and state Transportation Secretary Byrd White are scheduled to unveil the Transportation Alternatives and Recreational Trails ...

 2020-06-01 07:05 

Washington Post

Is the Worst of the Coronavirus Behind Us Now?...

Fears of a flare-up in virus cases after lockdown haven't come to pass, though some caution is warranted....

 2020-06-01 07:00 

Washington Post

President Trump made 19,127 false or misleading claims in 1,226 days...
 2020-06-01 06:56 

Washington Post

Democrats fight for chance to take on GOP Sen. Ernst in Iowa...

Four relatively unknown Iowa Democrats are competing in a primary Tuesday to take on Republican Sen. Joni Ernst...

 2020-06-01 06:53 

Washington Post

Primaries become test run for campaigning during coronavirus...

Tuesday's primary elections in eight states are both significant elections and big tests of campaigning during the age of coronavirus...

 2020-06-01 06:50 

Washington Times

Primaries become test run for campaigning during coronavirus...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Tuesday's primaries in eight states are the biggest test to date of campaigning during the coronavirus era, a way for parties to test-drive new ways of getting out the vote during a time when it can be dangerous to leave your ho...

 2020-06-01 06:44 

Washington Times

Many state offices in California cities ordered to close...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The state Department of Human Resources sent a directive to close all California state buildings "with offices in downtown city areas" Monday, a sweeping mandate that covers everything from Department of Motor Vehicles offices...

 2020-06-01 06:42 

Washington Post

States, cities plead for virus aid as Congress faces crises...

State and local leaders are pleading with Washington for more federal aid for coronavirus...

 2020-06-01 06:39 

Washington Times

States, cities plead for virus aid as Congress faces crises...

WASHINGTON (AP) - One small-town Oklahoma mayor testified before Congress she's worried the city's 18-bed hospital can't handle a second Covid-19 wave. Many counties are slashing sizable chunks of their government work force. States are starin...

 2020-06-01 06:35 

Fosters.com

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Rochester Library News: Check out the library's YouTube channel...

ROCHESTER The library now has its own YouTube Channel thanks to Emerging Technologies Specialist, Jessica. The other big news is that the reopening of the book drops and curbside pick-up will be coming soon. Keep watching this column and our social media ...

 2020-06-01 06:34 

Washington Post

UN forced to cut aid to Yemen, even as virus increases need...

Aid organizations are making an urgent plea for donations to shore up their operations in war-torn Yemen...

 2020-06-01 06:30 

Washington Times

Weekend Sports in Brief...

BASEBALL NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball players ignored claims by clubs that they need to take additional pay cuts, instead proposing they receive a far higher percentage of salaries and a commit to a longer schedule as part of a counteroffer to st...

 2020-06-01 06:30 

Washington Times

UN forced to cut aid to Yemen, even as virus increases need...

CAIRO (AP) - Aid organizations are making an urgent plea for funding to shore up their operations in war-torn Yemen, saying they have already been forced to stop some of their work even as the coronavirus rips through the country. Some 75% of U.N. program...

 2020-06-01 06:30 

Washington Post

What If We Can Avoid a Second Wave?...

Fears of a flare-up in virus cases after lockdown haven't come to pass, though some caution is warranted....

 2020-06-01 06:30 

Washington Post

Will It Feel Safe to Fly This Summer?...

Leisure travel could rebound more quickly than expected....

 2020-06-01 06:28 

Washington Post

India's cautious states open up even as virus cases rise...

More states opened up and crowds of commuters trickled onto the roads in many of India's cities on Monday as a three-phase plan to lift the nationwide coronavirus lockdown started despite an upward trend in new infections...

 2020-06-01 06:25 

Washington Times

India's cautious states open up even as virus cases rise...

NEW DELHI (AP) - More states opened up and crowds of commuters trickled onto the roads in many of India's cities on Monday as a three-phase plan to lift the nationwide coronavirus lockdown started despite an upward trend in new infections. Businesses ...

 2020-06-01 06:21 

Washington Post

Some officers march and kneel with protesters, creating dissonant images on fraught weekend of uprisings...

From New York City to Des Moines, some members of law enforcement chose acts of solidarity....

 2020-06-01 06:11 

Washington Times

The Latest: India climbs to 7th biggest outbreak in world...

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: - India c...

 2020-06-01 06:09 

Washington Times

AP FACT CHECK: Trump spars with Twitter on voting, protests...

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump and Twitter tangled over truth and consequences this past week as the social media giant flagged the president's tweets for spreading false information and potentially inciting violence. The episode left Trump ...

 2020-06-01 06:08 

Los Angeles Times

Thousands of cars protest in caravan through Oakland...

A procession of thousands of cars snaked through Oakland on Sunday to demand justice for the killing of George Floyd in Minnesota....

 2020-06-01 06:07 

Washington Post

Civil unrest could influence Biden's search for running mate...

The police killing of George Floyd and the civil and political unrest that's rocked the nation in the week since has the potential to reshape Joe Biden's vice presidential selection process...

 2020-06-01 06:05 

Washington Times

Civil unrest could influence Biden's search for running mate...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Joe Biden's search for a running mate could be reshaped by the police killing of George Floyd and the unrest it has ignited across the country, raising questions about contenders with law and order backgrounds and intensifying pressu...

 2020-06-01 06:03 

Washington Times

Virus-proofing sports facilities presents a big challenge...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The jersey-wearing camaraderie. The scent of sizzling sausages. The buzz before a big game. The distinctive atmosphere of live sports, that feeling in the air, will return in time as pandemic restrictions are eased. But will that very a...

 2020-06-01 05:59 

San Diego Union Tribune

Courts closed Monday because court officers busy with other duties...

Officials say sheriff's personnel expected to be working throughout evening and elsewhere Monday, leaving court security and screening services unavailable...

 2020-06-01 05:37 

Washington Post

Nepal volunteers become local heroes during virus pandemic...

When no ambulance would pick up the body of the first victim of the coronavirus in Nepal, a small group of volunteers transported the remains for cremation...

 2020-06-01 05:35 

Washington Times

Nepal volunteers become local heroes during virus pandemic...

BHAKTAPUR, Nepal (AP) - When the new mother died in the hospital last month - the first person to succumb to COVID-19 in Nepal - her days-old baby was moved to an isolation ward. But the woman's body remained. Ambulance drivers and hospital workers, f...

 2020-06-01 05:35 

Wall Street Journal

China's Barely Begun Economic Recovery Shows Signs of Stalling...

More and more Chinese factories have reopened for work in the past three months as authorities have eased their once-aggressive coronavirus measures. But now they are facing the dire reality of falling orders from overseas customers....

 2020-06-01 05:30 

Washington Times

Officials see extremist groups, disinformation in protests...

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials are seeking to determine whether extremist groups had infiltrated police brutality protests across the country and deliberately tipped largely peaceful demonstrations toward violence - and if foreign adversaries were behin...

 2020-06-01 05:21 

Washington Post

World Bank: Palestinian economy could shrink by 11%...

The World Bank says the Palestinian economy could shrink by as much as 11% in the coming year as the coronavirus pandemic inflicts yet another blow to the Palestinian Authority's already shaky finances...

 2020-06-01 05:18 

Washington Times

World Bank: Palestinian economy could shrink by 11%...

JERUSALEM (AP) - The Palestinian economy could shrink by as much as 11% in the coming year as the coronavirus pandemic inflicts yet another blow to the Palestinian Authority's already shaky finances, the World Bank said Monday. The economic deteriorat...

 2020-06-01 05:14 

Washington Times

Protests spark virus fears in US; South Korea sees new cases...

MIAMI (AP) - Protests around the U.S. against police brutality have sparked fears of a further spread of the coronavirus, while South Korea is reporting a steady rise in cases around the capital after appearing to bring the outbreak under control. The oft...

 2020-06-01 05:13 

Washington Post

Deadly police raid fuels call to end 'no knock' warrants...

The gunfire that killed a black woman and wounded one of the plainclothes police detectives who crashed through her front door has fueled a debate over so-called no-knock warrants...

 2020-06-01 05:12 

Washington Post

This Week: Construction spending, Gap earns, jobs data...

The Commerce Department issues its April snapshot of U.S. construction spending Monday...

 2020-06-01 05:11 

Washington Post

Use of force criticized in protests about police brutality...

As protests grip the nation, officers have doused crowds with pepper spray, struck protesters with batons, steered police cars into throngs and shoved demonstrators...

 2020-06-01 05:10 

Washington Times

Deadly police raid fuels call to end 'no knock' warrants...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - It's the stuff of nightmares: Breonna Taylor and her boyfriend were in bed when a trio of armed men smashed through the front door. Gunfire erupted, killing the 26-year-old black woman. The three men turned out to be plainclothe...

 2020-06-01 05:10 

Washington Times

This Week: Construction spending, Gap earns, jobs data...

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: EYE ON CONSTRUCTION Economists project that U.S. construction spending fell sharply in April, stymied by efforts to curtail the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The C...

 2020-06-01 05:08 

Washington Times

Use of force criticized in protests about police brutality...

As protests grip the nation, officers have doused crowds with pepper spray, struck protesters with batons, steered police cars into throngs, shoved demonstrators and screamed curses. Some police action has been directed against people smashing windows, br...

 2020-06-01 05:06 

Washington Times

Mass gatherings, erosion of trust upend coronavirus control...

NEW YORK (AP) - Protests erupting across the nation over the past week - and law enforcement's response to them - are threatening to upend efforts by health officials to track and contain the spread of coronavirus just as those efforts were finally ge...

 2020-06-01 05:01 

Washington Post

Swimmer presumed drowned in Potomac, authorities say...

A man jumped into water in Great Falls area, Montgomery rescue spokesman said....

 2020-06-01 05:01 

Los Angeles Times

L.A. County courts are ordered closed Monday due to protests...

All Los Angeles County court proceedings will be suspended through at least Monday in response to ongoing protests....

 2020-06-01 05:01 

Washington Times

Gator Country reopens amid pandemic...

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - When Gary Saurage and staff closed the doors to Gator Country March 11 amid coronavirus restrictions, a Big Al-sized bite was taken out of his income. March spring break season brings in the second-largest earnings month for Gator C...

 2020-06-01 05:01 

Washington Times

Frank Lloyd Wright home in Okemos for sale...

OKEMOS, Mich. (AP) - The Goetsch-Winckler Home, one of only four houses in the Lansing area designed by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright, is on the market. Owners Audrey and Dan Seidman bought the house, built in 1940, in 2007. It sits on just under ...

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