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Lower-income California areas more likely to be hit by virus

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Data show hundreds of new infections in densely populated neighborhoods that are more likely home to low-income residents in one California county. Orange County health officials say...
Jun. 27, 2020

Arkansas reports 570 more coronavirus cases, 10 more deaths

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas on Saturday reported 570 more cases of the coronavirus and 10 more deaths. The Arkansas Department of Health said that there are now 19,310 reported...
Jun. 27, 2020

4 California officers on leave amid probe of racist posts

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Four police officers in Northern California have been placed on administrative leave while officials investigate a Facebook group in which members made bigoted and anti-Muslim...
Jun. 27, 2020

The Latest: Washington governor pauses reopening of counties

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says he’s pausing moving counties to the fourth phase of his reopening plan as coronavirus cases continue to increase. Inslee made the announcement...
Jun. 27, 2020

Alaska tribe to decide fate of European explorer statue

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The mayor of Anchorage has asked the Native Village of Eklutna to determine what happens to a statue of a British explorer following calls for its...
Jun. 27, 2020