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FILE - In this July 22, 2020, file photo, a man takes a coronavirus test at a mobile site at the Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, in Los Angeles.  The coronavirus is striking hard at the Latino community in the U.S., raising alarms among Democrats that the pandemic will depress registration and turnout among a group of voters they are counting on in November. Latinos are being infected with the COVID-19 disease at exceedingly high rates in places like Arizona, California, Florida and Texas that are considered battlegrounds for president or races that will be pivotal for control of Congress (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Job losses, fear of virus complicate Latino voter hopesLatinos in the U.S. have been hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak, leading to concerns among voting rights groups that they will be less likely to register and vote in November
The Associated Press1 hour ago
New Book of Bush Paintings Is an 'Emotional' OneWe've known for a while that George W. Bush took up painting after leaving the White House, but it's been some time since his art has made headlines. That's about to change with Out of Many, One: Portraits of America's Immigrants , a new book by Bush due out in March...
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VIRUS DIARY: We eloped, just not the way we'd plannedFor one writer, plans to elope took an unexpected turn when the virus hit
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FILE - In this May 1, 2013, file photo, Carmen Blandin Tarleton speaks at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston following a face transplant. In February 2007 her estranged husband doused her with industrial strength lye, burning more than 80 percent of her body. In July 2020, Tarleton became the first American and only the second person globally to undergo a second face transplant procedure after her first transplant failed. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
A US first, New Hampshire woman gets second face transplantA New Hampshire woman has received a second face transplant
The Associated Press2 hours ago
VIRUS DIARY: We eloped, just not the way we'd plannedFor one writer, plans to elope took an unexpected turn when the virus hit
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Minnesota Lynx players lock arms during a moment of silence in honor of Breonna Taylor before a WNBA basketball game against the Connecticut Sun, Sunday, July 26, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
Winfrey demanding justice for Breonna Taylor with billboardsFirst, Oprah Winfrey put Breonna Taylor on the cover of O, The Oprah Magazine
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Alabama high school football team, band under quarantineThe entire football team and marching band at an Alabama high school are under quarantine following potential exposure to the new coronavirus
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Jobs Recovery Cools as Virus Cases IncreaseThe jobs recovery is continuing, just not as fast as in previous months. Employers added 1.8 million jobs in July, which in normal times would be a staggering number. But as the AP notes, it's down from 4.8 million in June and 2.7 million in May and...
Newser2 hours ago
Unemployment falls to 10.2% even as US job growth slowed to 1.8 million in July under pressure from pandemicUnemployment falls to 10.2% even as US job growth slowed to 1.8 million in July under pressure from pandemic
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, file photo, Fulton County Deputy District Attorney Fani Willis makes her closing arguments during a trial in Atlanta. Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard has run unopposed for two decades. But he came in second to his former longtime assistant Willis in the June Democratic primary and faces a tough runoff election Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
Georgia DA who charged officers faces tough primary runoffAmid misconduct allegations and police brutality protests, the top prosecutor in Georgia’s most populous country is fighting to keep his job
The Associated Press3 hours ago
'Friend' Admits Killing Former State Senator"I went to Linda's house, and I intentionally killed her and then hid the body," Rebecca Lynn O'Donnell told a court in Arkansas Wednesday, pleading guilty to the 2019 murder of former state Sen. Linda Collins, KATV reports. O'Donnell, a former campaign aide who associates said was a "good friend"...
Newser4 hours ago
Buildings in Harlem sit dark during a power outage early, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in New York. A power outage cast darkness across dozens of blocks in New York City as many people in the city were still without electricity in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias. Con Edison said that a problem with its transmission system "caused three networks in Manhattan to lose their electric supply," just after 5 a.m. (AP Photo/Candice Choi)
Power outage leaves large swaths of Manhattan in the darkA power outage cast darkness across large swaths of Manhattan as tens of thousands of people in other parts of New York City were still without electricity in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias
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