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Illinois teen charged in fatal shootings of 2 during Kenosha protests fights return to Wisconsin

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois teen charged in fatal shootings of 2 during Kenosha protests fights return to Wisconsin.
Sep. 25, 2020

Terror probe opened after 2 stabbed in Paris; 2 arrests

PARIS (AP) — French terrorism authorities are investigating a double-stabbing outside the former Paris offices of a satirical newspaper where a dozen people were killed in 2015, and two suspects...
Sep. 25, 2020

EU leader Michel lashes out at Britain over post-Brexit plan

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leader Charles Michel used the virtual pulpit of the U.N. General Assembly on Friday to lash out at Britain for its threats to renege on...
Sep. 25, 2020

The Latest: Woman accused of hitting bicyclist in Buffalo

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on a grand jury's decision not to indict police officers on criminal charges directly related to Breonna Taylor's death: (all times EDT) 10:05 a.m...
Sep. 25, 2020

Virginia governor, wife, test positive for coronavirus

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and his wife have both tested positive for the coronoavirus. The governor's office said in a statement Friday that Northam is showing...
Sep. 25, 2020

US stocks are mixed as S&P 500 heads for 4th weekly loss

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are wobbling in early Friday trading, as the S&P 500 heads for a fourth straight week of losses amid Wall Street’s sudden September swoon...
Sep. 25, 2020

Trump camp hopes Mideast pacts translate to Jewish support

Jewish American voters have leaned Democratic for decades, but Republicans are hoping the recent steps toward normalized relations between Gulf states and Israel — which Trump vigorously touted earlier this...
Sep. 25, 2020

The Latest: French Open: Fewer fans as cases spike in Paris

PARIS -- The French Open tennis event has reduced spectators to 1,000 per day because of the worsening coronavirus epidemic in Paris. The new limit was first announced by Prime...
Sep. 25, 2020

Virginia governor and first lady test positive for coronavirus; governor says he is asymptomatic

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia governor and first lady test positive for coronavirus; governor says he is asymptomatic.
Sep. 25, 2020

Orders for big-ticket manufactured goods ticks up just 0.4%

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods increased just 0.4% in August following a much larger gain in the previous month. It was the fourth consecutive...
Sep. 25, 2020

Biden's push for unity faces test with Supreme Court fight

From the opening of his third presidential bid, Joe Biden has argued that he is in a unique position to mend a fractured nation and work — even with Republicans...
Sep. 25, 2020

First man cured of HIV infection now has terminal cancer

Timothy Ray Brown, the first person known to have been cured of HIV infection, says he is now terminally ill from a recurrence of the cancer that prompted his historic...
Sep. 25, 2020

US stocks open lower; S&P 500 faces 4th week of losses

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are falling in early trading Friday as Wall Street heads for its fourth straight weekly decline. The S&P 500 is down 0.2% and the Dow...
Sep. 25, 2020

Neighbor calls 911 when hockey fans yell 'Shoot! Shoot!'

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A neighbor called sheriff's deputies on some rabid Tampa Bay Lightning fans who were screaming “shoot! shoot!" as they watched Game 3 of the Stanley Cup...
Sep. 25, 2020

Tokyo Olympics and IOC find mostly minor areas to 'simplify'

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers announced several “simplification” changes Friday for next year’s postponed games, though with few large-scale cost savings. Simplifying the Tokyo Games has been a pledge...
Sep. 25, 2020

UN: At least 16 drown in migrant shipwreck off Libya coast

CAIRO (AP) — At least 16 migrants trying to reach Europe drowned in the Mediterranean Sea when their small dinghy capsized off the coast of Libya, the U.N. migration agency...
Sep. 25, 2020

Witness mandate vex some new mail-in voters in key states

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — As the pandemic prompts a surge in voting by mail, voters in a handful of states, including the presidential battlegrounds of North Carolina and Wisconsin, are...
Sep. 25, 2020

The Latest: 14 arrested outside Portland Police Association

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on a grand jury's decision not to indict police officers on criminal charges directly related to Breonna Taylor's death: (all times EDT) 9 a.m...
Sep. 25, 2020

'You are good people:' Navalny thanks Russian pilots, medics

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who is in Germany recovering from what authorities there determined to be nerve agent poisoning, thanked Russian pilots and paramedics for acting...
Sep. 25, 2020

EU police raid Kosovo war veterans' office, detain leader

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — European Union security police stormed the offices of a war veterans association in Kosovo on Friday, apparently to get hold of international prosecutors' files from a...
Sep. 25, 2020

HBCU president: Student's BB gun suspension should be voided

HARVEY, La. (AP) — The president of a historically Black college has asked a Louisiana school superintendent to revoke the punishment of a fourth grader who was suspended from school...
Sep. 25, 2020

Mali swears in transitional president and vice president

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali’s transitional president and vice president were sworn into office Friday, more than a month after a coup in the West African nation. The induction ceremony...
Sep. 25, 2020

Portland protesters set fire at police building, 14 arrested

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Protesters in Portland late Thursday set fire to plywood attached to the front door of a police union building in Oregon's largest city and clashed with...
Sep. 25, 2020

Orders for big-ticket US manufactured goods up weak 0.4%

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods increased just 0.4% in August following a much larger gain in the previous month. The Commerce Department reported Friday...
Sep. 25, 2020

New Mexico Democrats hold up Trump judicial appointments

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democratic senators have placed the judicial confirmations for two U.S. District Court vacancies on hold until after the Nov. 3 election. They say...
Sep. 25, 2020

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