Gunmen attack refugee camp in Niger, cut off water supply

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) – Dozens of armed men on motorcycles have attacked a town in western…

Virus outbreak at West Virginia prison infects more than 100

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – At least 118 inmates at a West Virginia prison have tested positive…

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer lifts Michigan’s stay-at-home order and says restaurants can reopen for dine-i

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Gov. Gretchen Whitmer lifts Michigan’s stay-at-home order and says restaurants can reopen…

New Mexico utility seeks to decouple electric rates, costs

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – New Mexico’s largest electric provider is asking state regulators to consider a…

Whitmer lifts Michigan’s stay-at-home order

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Gov. Gretchen Whitmer lifted Michigan’s coronavirus stay-at-home order Monday, letting restaurants reopen…

Federal health officials say nursing homes have reported nearly 26,000 deaths among residents from

WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal health officials say nursing homes have reported nearly 26,000 deaths among residents…

New this week: Apollo benefit, docs on Bruce Lee, spelling

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming…

Nearly 26,000 nursing home COVID-19 deaths reported to feds

WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal health authorities have received reports of nearly 26,000 nursing home residents dying…

Wyoming food, child care assistance services under pressure

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) – Vital social services including child care assistance and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance…

Nevada now past 8,600 confirmed cases of COVID-19

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada health officials are reporting the state’s total number of COVID-19…

All Mississippi businesses allowed to reopen amid virus

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – All types of Mississippi businesses were being allowed to reopen Monday as…

‘Is this smart?’ Cuomo concerned protests will spread virus

NEW YORK (AP) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday he was concerned that mass protests over…

Judge orders release of man convicted in IU student’s death

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – A man convicted in the killing of an Indiana University student in 2000…

‘Welcome Back!’ Several famed museums reopen across Europe

AMSTERDAM (AP) – In the Netherlands, the intimate gaze of the Girl with the Pearl Earring…

Louisiana governor to announce decision on further reopening

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Louisiana’s governor was expected to announce Monday whether restrictions on churches…

Officials report 48 additional COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The North Dakota Department of Health said another 48 people have tested…

COVID-19 infections, deaths both comparatively low in state

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Pennsylvania officials reported comparatively low figures for new COVID-19 infections and deaths…

Businesses ramp up operations as nations prep for tourists

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King County seeks further easing of COVID-19 restrictions

SEATTLE (AP) – King County plans to apply for approval to enter into a modified Phase…

Philadelphia police report 8 homicides, rate up 21 percent

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Amid the destruction erupting amid protests over the death in Minneapolis of George…