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 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 ...

 2020-06-01 05:00 

Washington Post

What to watch on Monday: 'Royalties' on Quibi...

Monday, June 1, 2020 | "Below Deck Mediterranean" returns on Bravo....

 2020-06-01 04:58 

USA Today

Sean Doolittle says Washington Nationals players will cover pay cuts for organization's minor leaguers...

Washington Nationals pitcher Sean Doolittle announced Sunday that he and his teammates will cover pay cuts for minor-league players....

 2020-06-01 04:56 

Los Angeles Times

13 arrested in attempt to loot Lakewood mall, sheriff says...

13 arrested after attempt to loot Lakewood Mall...

 2020-06-01 04:49 

NY Times

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Fires Near White House During Protests in Washington...

Fires burned in the streets just before a citywide curfew went into effect. Police officers fired tear gas to dissuade protesters. And smoke was seen rising near the Washington Monument....

 2020-06-01 04:41 

Wall Street Journal

Hong Kong Leads Global Markets Higher...

Hong Kong's benchmark stock index led international markets higher, signaling investors' relief that President Trump has refrained so far from definitive steps targeting the city or mainland China....

 2020-06-01 04:31 

Los Angeles Times

Melrose, one of L.A.'s hippest streets, hit hard by looters...

Business owners on Melrose Avenue in the Fairfax District were forced to take stock Sunday after a night of civil unrest gave way to mayhem....

 2020-06-01 04:29 

San Diego Union Tribune

Coronavirus summary | May 31: As region reopens, focus is on preventing virus' spread...

Here's the notable news from May 31: Now that beaches, hair salons, restaurants, shops and casinos have reopened, preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus is vital....

 2020-06-01 04:20 

Washington Post

Live updates: Officials warn that protests could set off second wave of coronavirus infections...

Minnesota, the epicenter of the protests, has seen an uptick in new cases and hospitalizations in recent days....

 2020-06-01 04:12 

USA Today

Quarantined Thor? Extreme 'Ragnarok' concept art reveals shaggiest Chris Hemsworth hero...

Chris Hemsworth's hair in...

 2020-06-01 04:11 

Washington Post

Asian stocks rebound after Trump avoids reigniting trade war...

Asian stock markets have rebounded after President Donald Trump avoided reigniting a trade war with China amid tension over Hong Kong and the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-06-01 04:07 

Washington Times

Asian stocks rebound after Trump avoids reigniting trade war...

BEIJING (AP) - Asian stock markets rebounded Monday after President Donald Trump avoided reigniting a trade war with China amid tension over Hong Kong and the coronavirus pandemic. Hong Kong's benchmark gained more than 3% and Shanghai and Tokyo rose ...

 2020-06-01 04:07 

San Diego Union Tribune

Transfer guard picks Wake Forest over Aztecs, who remain in hunt for Utah's Gach...

Daivien Williamson decides to stay home in Winston-Salem, N.C....

 2020-06-01 04:06 

Washington Times

Legendary DJs use shows to ease virus exile among Latinos...

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) - A woman who identified herself Rachel from San Ysidro, California, called in the syndicated "The Art Laboe Connection Show" last month with a message for Alex "the Wizard." "Babe, I want you to know I love you m...

 2020-06-01 04:06 

Washington Post

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT...

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT...

 2020-06-01 04:04 

Washington Times

Lives Lost: A century of learning, bookended by pandemic...

In her 80s, Phyllis Antonetz moved to a new state, quickly settling in and volunteering at a school. In her 90s, she was living on her own, keeping a busy calendar of classes and outings. In her 100s, still primly dressed and manicured, she held court as ...

 2020-06-01 04:03 

Washington Post

Second victim dies after Columbia Heights shooting, police say...

The shooting occurred on Memorial Day, according to D.C. police....

 2020-06-01 04:02 

Washington Post

Man slain in Southeast D.C. shooting on Sunday, police say...

The victim was fatally wounded in the Barry Farm area of the District, according to police....

 2020-06-01 04:01 

USA Today

Laid-off workers start side hustles, business ventures to survive amid COVID-19 pandemic...

Americans laid off because of the coronavirus are scrambling for part-time jobs and new business ventures to make some extra money and survive....

 2020-06-01 04:01 

Washington Times

'Lifeguards' ensure S Carolina beer fans keep their distance...

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - As the debate heats up over how - and even whether - to secure restaurant spaces during the coronavirus pandemic, a mainstay of downtown Charleston dining has come up with a particularly summery solution. "It's a hardcore, ...

 2020-06-01 04:00 

Washington Times

Man found dead on Phoenix street may be a homicide victim...

PHOENIX (AP) - Police in Phoenix are investigating the death of a man as a possible homicide. They say officers responded to the scene around 3:30 a.m. Sunday and found 49-year-old Juan Alberto Martinez lying unresponsive in the street. Martinez was taken...

 2020-06-01 04:00 

Washington Post

Ask Amy: Rent-less son could become house sitter...

Mom thinks 40-year-old son should be paying rent. Dad disagrees....

 2020-06-01 04:00 

Washington Post

Miss Manners: Adult returns home, bringing along terrible table manners...

34-year-old shovels down food in huge bites. Mom doesn't know how to correct him....

 2020-06-01 04:00 

Washington Post

Hints From Heloise: Unsung heroes of the coronavirus pandemic...

Delivery people, neighbors, mask-makers are among those who also deserve praise....

 2020-06-01 04:00 

Washington Post

A wave of protests puts a spotlight on U.S. hypocrisy...

The upheaval sparked by the killing of George Floyd and the vociferousness of Trump's rhetoric shows the hollowness of his posturing over Hong Kong and human rights elsewhere....

 2020-06-01 04:00 

Wall Street Journal

EPA to Change Some Clean Water Act Rules...

The Environmental Protection Agency is setting new rules aimed at speeding up Clean Water Act permit approvals that are often a sticking point for pipelines and other major infrastructure projects....

 2020-06-01 03:59 

Los Angeles Times

Will insurance cover businesses damaged by looting?...

National chains' losses are covered by large insurance policies. But the financial impact on small businesses varies widely....

 2020-06-01 03:59 

Washington Post

World alarmed by violence in US; thousands march in London...

Nations around the world have watched in horror at the civil unrest in the United States following the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white police officer pressed his knee on his neck until he stopped breathing...

 2020-06-01 03:59 

Washington Times

University of the Southwest waives cost for grad programs...

HOBBS, N.M. (AP) - A southeastern New Mexico college has announced it will allow all of the school's recent undergraduate to begin master's degree programs tuition-free. The Hobbs News-Sun reports the University of the Southwest said last month th...

 2020-06-01 03:59 

Washington Post

Carolyn Hax: And baby makes two, which is totally fine by her...

A new mother's friends think she should start dating, but that's not what she wants....

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