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A sign advises people to minimized the spread of germs, along the Las Vegas Strip devoid of the usual crowds during the coronavirus outbreak Tuesday, May 26, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
The Latest: India sees record jump of COVID-19 cases India sees no respite from the coronavirus caseload seeing another record single day jump of over 6,500 cases at a time when the two-month-old lockdown across the country is set to end on Sunday
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Rep. Debra Haaland, D-N.M. removes her face mask to speak during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, May 27, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
House casts proxy votes in pandemic, Republicans have doubtsFor the first time, House lawmakers voted by proxy and Republican lawmakers protested loudly
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FILE- In this March 23, 2020 file photo, President Donald Trump talks during a briefing about the coronavirus in the James Brady Briefing Room, Monday, March 23, 2020, in Washington, as Attorney General William Barr looks on. Legislation to extend surveillance authorities that the FBI sees as vital in fighting terrorism was thrown in doubt Wednesday as President Donald Trump, the Justice Department and congressional Republicans all came out in opposition. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Bipartisan opposition leaves surveillance bill in doubtLegislation extending surveillance authorities that the FBI sees as vital in fighting terrorism has run into heavy opposition, It's future has been thrown into doubt, with President Donald Trump threatening a veto and Republican leaders and top liberal Democrats saying they will oppose it
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Mail-in voting could turn Election Day into Election WeekDelays caused by an increase in voting by mail may contribute to public doubts about the results
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In this May 22, 2020, photo President Donald Trump speaks with reporters about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington. Trump has been claiming extraordinarily sweeping powers during the coronavirus crisis that constitutional and legal scholars say the president simply doesn’t have. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump continues to claim broad powers he doesn't havePresident Donald Trump has been claiming extraordinarily sweeping powers during the coronavirus crisis that constitutional and legal scholars say the president simply doesn’t have
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FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2007 file artist's rendering four South American men appear before U.S. Magistrate William C. Turnoff, right rear, on accusations they acted as illegal Venezuelan agents in an attempt to cover up the true source of a suitcase full of cash intended for the campaign of Argentina's new president Cristina Fernandez in Miami. From left to right are: Moises Maionica of Venezuela, Franklin Duran of Venezuela, Carlos Kauffman of Venezuela and Rodolfo Wanseele of Uruguay. (AP Photo/Shirley Henderson, File)
Failed Maduro coup leader flew on pro-govt magnate's plane An investigation by The Associated Press shows that Jordan Goudreau, a former Green Beret who launched a failed plot this month to capture Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro, flew to a planning meeting in Colombia aboard a plane owned by Franklin Durán, a businessman with longtime ties to the socialist government
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FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2017, file photo, MSNBC television anchor Joe Scarborough takes questions from an audience at forum at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, on the campus of Harvard University, in Cambridge, Mass. The husband of a woman who died accidentally in an office of then-GOP Rep. Joe Scarborough two decades ago is demanding that Twitter remove President Donald Trump’s tweets suggesting Scarborough murdered her.  (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Twitter fact-checks Trump; he threatens new regs or shutdownPresident Donald Trump is fighting back on efforts to fact check his tweets
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A man speaks on a phone at the entrance to the News Corp. headquarters in Sydney, Thursday, May 28, 2020. Australia's largest newspaper publisher, News Corp., announced that most of its suburban and regional mastheads across the country will become digital-only next month due to the pandemic and digital platforms sharing their content. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)
Most Australian News Corp small papers to go digital-only Australia’s largest newspaper publisher says most of its suburban and regional mastheads across the country will become digital-only next month
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Christina Anderson, right, shops for fashion in bulk for the store RichNPure with the help of a store owner Wednesday, May 27, 2020, in Los Angeles. California moved to further relax its coronavirus restrictions and help the battered economy. Retail stores, including those at shopping malls, can open at 50% capacity. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
LA allows shopping, worship sooner than expected in pandemicLos Angeles moved to reopen retail shops and churches despite earlier signals it would go much slower than other California counties recovering from the coronavirus
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this June 4, 2013, file photo, Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Former Texas Rep. Johnson, a military pilot who spent years at a prisoner of war in Vietnam before serving more than two decades in Congress, died Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at age 89. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
Sam Johnson, ex-Texas GOP congressman and Vietnam POW, diesSam Johnson, a onetime prisoner of war in Vietnam and Republican Texas congressman who was the U.S. House’s oldest member when he stepped down in 2019 at age 88, has died
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Former Texas Rep. Sam Johnson, Vietnam prisoner of war who later served more than 2 decades in Congress, has died at 89Former Texas Rep. Sam Johnson, Vietnam prisoner of war who later served more than 2 decades in Congress, has died at 89
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Defense Secretary Mark Esper listens during a Cabinet Meeting with President Donald Trump in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Military virus aid could look different if 2nd wave hitsDefense Secretary Mark Esper says that if a second wave of the coronavirus hits the U.S., the military might do things a bit differently
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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