AP: States and cities slow to spend federal pandemic money

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By David A. Lieb The Associated Press As Congress considered a massive COVID-19 relief package earlier this year, hundreds of mayors from across the U.S. pleaded...

Trump asks US judge to force Twitter to restore his account

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The Associated Press NEW YORK Former President Donald Trump has asked a federal judge in Florida to force Twitter to restore his account, which the...

Authorities: Body of missing Florida college student found

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By Kelli Kennedy The Associated Press MIAMI Authorities say they have found the body of a missing Florida college student who disappeared a week ago. A...

Mass ascension launches balloon event after COVID-19 hiatus

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. Hundreds of hot-air balloons created a colorful tapestry against a blue sky Saturday as New Mexico’s largest city began a nine-day annual...

Women’s March targets Supreme Court, with abortion on line

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By Ellen Knickmeyer The Associated Press WASHINGTON The first Women's March of the Biden administration heads straight for the steps of the Supreme Court on Saturday,...

COVID-19 deaths eclipse 700,000 in US as delta variant rages

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By Tammy Webber and Heather Hollingsworth The Associated Press It’s a milestone that by all accounts didn’t have to happen this soon. The U.S. death toll from...

‘Everybody is frustrated,’ Biden says as his agenda stalls

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By Lisa Mascaro and Zeke Miller The Associated Press WASHINGTON President Joe Biden on Saturday acknowledged frustrations as Democrats strain to rescue a scaled-back version of...

US COVID cases falling, but hospitals brace for next wave

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By Amy Forliti and Carla K. Johnson The Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS A decline in COVID-19 cases across the United States over the past several weeks has...

Biden signs bill to avert partial government shutdown

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By Kevin Freking The Associated Press WASHINGTON With only hours to spare, President Joe Biden on Thursday evening signed legislation that would avoid a partial federal...

School board group asks US for help policing threats

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By Carolyn Thompson The Associated Press A group representing school board members around the country asked President Joe Biden on Thursday for federal assistance to investigate...