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Trump Threatens to Move RNC Without Assurances From Governor

Reports: Chechen Leader in Hospital with Suspected COVID-19

By Jonathan Drew |
President Donald Trump threatened Monday to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the state's Democratic governor doesn't immediately sign off ...

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Chief Justice Says Pandemic Teaches Humility, Compassion

Chief Justice Says Pandemic Teaches Humility, Compassion

By Mark Sherman | May 26
Chief Justice John Roberts told graduating seniors at his son's high school that the coronavirus has "pierced our illusion of certainty and control" and he counseled the students to make their way with humility, compassion and courage.

Atlanta is Home to 2 Potential Contenders for Biden's VP

Atlanta is Home to 2 Potential Contenders for Biden's VP

By Bill Barrow | May 26
Neither public rivals nor personal friends, Keisha Lance Bottoms and Stacey Abrams spent years climbing parallel ladders at Atlanta City Hall and the Georgia Capitol.

WHO Warns that 1st Wave of Pandemic Not Over; Dampens Hopes

WHO Warns that 1st Wave of Pandemic Not Over; Dampens Hopes

By Elaine Kurtenbach and Menelaos Hadjicostis | May 26
As Brazil and India struggle with surging coronavirus cases, a top health expert is warning that the world is still smack in the middle of the pandemic, dampening hopes for a speedy global economic rebound and renewed international travel.

In Bolsonaro's Brazil, Everyone Else Is to Blame for Virus

In Bolsonaro's Brazil, Everyone Else Is to Blame for Virus

By David Biller | May 25
With Brazil emerging as one of the world's most infected countries, President Jair Bolsonaro is deflecting all responsibility for the coronavirus crisis, casting blame on mayors, governors, an outgoing health minister and the media.

UK Leader's Aide Says He Won't Quit Over Lockdown Road Trip

UK Leader's Aide Says He Won't Quit Over Lockdown Road Trip

By Jill Lawless | May 25
British leader Boris Johnson's powerful chief aide insisted Monday that he wouldn't resign for driving the length of England while the country was under strict lockdown — a trip he made without informing the prime minister first.

Biden Makes 1st In-Person Appearance in More than 2 Months

Biden Makes 1st In-Person Appearance in More than 2 Months

By Will Weissert | May 25
Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home.

Trump Threatens to Move RNC Without Assurances From Governor

Trump Threatens to Move RNC Without Assurances From Governor

By Jonathan Drew | May 25
President Donald Trump threatened Monday to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the state's Democratic governor doesn't immediately sign off on allowing a full-capacity gathering in August.

Japanese Pro-Wrestler in Popular Reality Show Dies at 22

Japanese Pro-Wrestler in Popular Reality Show Dies at 22

May 25
Hana Kimura, a Japanese pro-wrestler who appeared in the latest series of the popular reality show "Terrace House," has died. She was 22.

Police: 'Baskets' Actor Wounded Woman, Fatally Shot Himself

Police: 'Baskets' Actor Wounded Woman, Fatally Shot Himself

May 25
A Kentucky actor who appeared on the FX series "Baskets," and had been recently released on a rape charge shot and wounded a woman before killing himself, officers said.

States Give Few Details on Billions Spent on Virus Supplies

States Give Few Details on Billions Spent on Virus Supplies

By David A. Lieb | May 25
States are spending billions of dollars stocking up on medical supplies such as masks and breathing machines during the coronavirus pandemic. But more than two months into the buying binge, many aren't sharing details about how much they're spending.

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