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California GOP plots rebound after devastating recall defeat

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Republicans are eager to move on from their failed effort to unseat Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom in a recall election and focus on U.S. House...
Sep. 23, 2021

Kim Jong Un’s sister says North Korea is willing to resume talks with South Korea if it lifts hostility on her country

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Kim Jong Un’s sister says North Korea is willing to resume talks with South Korea if it lifts hostility on her country.
Sep. 23, 2021

CDC endorses booster shots for millions of Americans, opening a major new phase in US vaccination drive against COVID-19

WASHINGTON (AP) — CDC endorses booster shots for millions of Americans, opening a major new phase in US vaccination drive against COVID-19.
Sep. 23, 2021

Takeaways from AP and Univision China Fishing Investigation

The Associated Press with Spanish-language broadcaster Univision accompanied the conservation group Sea Shepherd this summer on an 18-day voyage to observe up close for the first time the Chinese distant...
Sep. 23, 2021

Great Wall of Lights: China’s sea power on Darwin’s doorstep

ABOARD THE OCEAN WARRIOR in the eastern Pacific Ocean (AP) — It’s 3 a.m., and after five days plying through the high seas, the Ocean Warrior is surrounded by an...
Sep. 23, 2021

Women's voices at UN General Assembly few, but growing

NEW YORK (AP) — With cascading crises casting a pall over the proceedings at this year's United Nations General Assembly, Slovakian President Zuzana Čaputová had this reminder on the first...
Sep. 23, 2021

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2021. There are 98 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 24, 2001, President...
Sep. 23, 2021

Texas announces audit of 2020 votes after Trump urges review

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas election officials said Thursday night they were auditing the 2020 results in four large counties hours after former President Donald Trump, continuing to falsely claim...
Sep. 23, 2021

The Latest: Australian cities move closer to ending lockdown

SYDNEY — Australia’s two largest cities are moving closer to ending lockdowns as vaccination rates climb, but leaders are warning that people should remain cautious with their newfound freedoms and...
Sep. 23, 2021

Asian shares mixed on China developer, virus concerns

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday amid concerns over troubled Chinese real estate developer Evergrande and over the pandemic. Japan’s benchmark jumped after reopening from Thursday’s national holiday,...
Sep. 23, 2021

Darnold, defense lead Panthers past Texans; McCaffrey hurt

HOUSTON (AP) — Sam Darnold threw for 304 yards and ran for two touchdowns, and the Carolina Panthers eased past the Houston Texans 24-9 on Thursday night despite losing Christian...
Sep. 23, 2021

Bad Bunny tops Billboard Latin Music Awards with 10 trophies

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Bad Bunny is the champion of the Billboard Latin Music Awards, taking home artist of the year honors and a whopping 10 trophies. Among the...
Sep. 23, 2021

Chauvin to appeal conviction, sentence in Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd’s death intends to appeal his conviction and sentence, saying the judge abused his discretion or erred...
Sep. 23, 2021

The Latest: South Korea reports biggest daily virus jump

SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea has reported its biggest daily jump in coronavirus since the start of the pandemic as people returned from the country’s biggest holiday of the...
Sep. 23, 2021

N. Korea rejects South's calls for end-of-war declaration

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea rebuffed South Korea’s push for a declaration to end the 1950-53 Korean War as a way to restore peace, saying Friday such a...
Sep. 23, 2021

The Latest: Indiana university to demand vaccine proof, test

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Indiana State University will require that all students and staff show proof of vaccination by Jan. 1 or be tested each week for COVID-19, the school’s...
Sep. 23, 2021

The Latest: Libya plans conference on its political process

The Latest on the UN General Assembly: ___ After a no-confidence vote in Libya’s transitional government this week added to uncertainty ahead of key elections in December, one of its...
Sep. 23, 2021

AP Week in Pictures: Asia

Sept. 17-23, 2021 This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific. The gallery was curated by AP...
Sep. 23, 2021

Woman arrested on suspicion of starting California blaze

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — A San Francisco Bay Area woman has been arrested on suspicion of starting a wildfire that spread rapidly through a rural area, prompting evacuations orders Thursday...
Sep. 23, 2021

Tennessee grocery store attack: 'He kept on shooting'

A gunman attacked a grocery store in an upscale Tennessee suburb on Thursday afternoon, killing one person and wounding 12 others before the suspect was found dead of an apparent...
Sep. 23, 2021

House panel probing Jan. 6 Capitol attack subpoenas former Trump advisers, associates

WASHINGTON (AP) — House panel probing Jan. 6 Capitol attack subpoenas former Trump advisers, associates.
Sep. 23, 2021

Man who left woman to die in suitcase sentenced to 30 years

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A man who tied up his ex-girlfriend in her New York apartment during a violent fight and stuffed her in a suitcase where she suffocated...
Sep. 23, 2021

Store attack: 'He kept on shooting, shooting, shooting'

A shooter attacked a grocery store in an upscale Tennessee suburb on Thursday afternoon, killing one person and wounding 12 others before the shooter was subsequently found dead of an...
Sep. 23, 2021

Ex-OppenheimerFunds worker charged in $8M inside trade case

NEW YORK (AP) — A former OppenheimerFunds analyst was freed Thursday on $1.5 million bail after he was arrested on insider trading charges alleging he used secrets at the firm...
Sep. 23, 2021

Buckle up: Arizona Republicans to show 2020 recount results

PHOENIX (AP) — Donald Trump supporters hired by Arizona Senate Republicans to review the 2020 vote count are preparing to deliver their findings on Friday, the climax of a bizarre...
Sep. 23, 2021

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