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A Justice Department investigation has found Yale University is illegally discriminating against Asian American and white applicants, in violation of federal civil rights law, officials said Thursday.

By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press August 14, 2020
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President Donald Trump frankly acknowledged that he's starving the U.S. Postal Service of money to make it harder to process an expected surge of mail-in ballots, which he worries could cost him reelection.

By DEB RIECHMANN and ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE, Associated Press August 14, 2020
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Israel and the United Arab Emirates announced Thursday they are establishing full diplomatic relations in a U.S.-brokered deal that required Israel to halt its contentious plan to annex occupied West Bank land sought by the Palestinians.

By JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press August 13, 2020
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As parents nationwide prepare to help their children with more distance learning, a small but quickly growing number are deciding to take matters entirely into their own hands and begin homeschooling.

By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH, Associated Press August 12, 2020
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No, Russia is not having a Sputnik moment.

By BEN FOX, Associated Press August 12, 2020
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Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday, making history by selecting the first Black woman to compete on a major party’s presidential ticket and acknowledging the vital role Black voters will play in his bid to defeat President Donald Trump.

By KATHLEEN RONAYNE and WILL WEISSERT, Associated Press August 11, 2020
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Whether President Donald Trump has the constitutional authority to extend federal unemployment benefits by executive order remains unclear.

By MATTHEW BARAKAT, Associated Press August 10, 2020
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More than 100 people were arrested Monday following a night of looting and unrest that left 13 officers injured and caused damage in the city's upscale Magnificent Mile shopping district and other parts of the city, authorities said.

By DON BABWIN, Associated Press August 10, 2020
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A last-ditch effort by Democrats to revive Capitol Hill talks on vital COVID-19 rescue money collapsed in disappointment Friday, making it increasingly likely that Washington gridlock will mean more hardship for millions of people who are losing enhanced jobless benefits and further damage for an economy pummeled by the still-raging coronavirus.

By ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press August 8, 2020
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President Donald Trump billed his trip to Ohio Thursday as a chance to promote economic recovery, but he quickly pivoted to a deeply personal attack on Joe Biden, even questioning without foundation the former vice president's faith in God.

By JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press August 7, 2020
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The United States added 1.8 million jobs in July, a pullback from the gains of May and June and evidence that the resurgent coronavirus is weakening hiring and the economic rebound.

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER, AP Economics Writer August 7, 2020
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U.S. testing for the coronavirus is dropping even as infections remain high and the death toll rises by more than 1,000 a day, a worrisome trend that officials attribute largely to Americans getting discouraged over having to wait hours to get a test and days or weeks to learn the results.

By MATTHEW PERRONE, NICKY FORSTER and MICHELLE LIU, Associated Press August 6, 2020
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Is it safe for schools to reopen during the pandemic?

By Associated Press August 6, 2020
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New York’s attorney general sued the National Rifle Association on Thursday, seeking to put the powerful gun advocacy organization out of business over allegations that high-ranking executives diverted millions of dollars for lavish personal trips, no-show contracts for associates and other questionable expenditures.

By MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press August 6, 2020
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Republican Sen. Martha McSally is challenging Mark Kelly to seven debates, claiming her Democratic rival has evaded scrutiny and presented a manicured image of himself.

By JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press August 5, 2020
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U.S. testing for the coronavirus is dropping even as infections remain high and the death toll rises by more than 1,000 a day, a worrisome trend that officials attribute largely to Americans getting discouraged over having to wait hours to get a test and days or weeks to find out the results.

By MATTHEW PERRONE, NICKY FORSTER and MICHELLE LIU, Associated Press August 5, 2020
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A detective Monday described in excruciating details how investigators unearthed the remains of two children who had been missing for months while searching the rural Idaho property of a man charged with concealing evidence.

By Associated Press August 4, 2020
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The dairy industry has a familiar question for you: “Got milk?”

By DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Business Writer August 3, 2020
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Two NASA astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday in a dramatic, retro-style splashdown, their capsule parachuting into the Gulf of Mexico to close out an unprecedented test flight by Elon Musk's SpaceX company.

By MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer August 3, 2020
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Isaias was forecast to return to hurricane strength Monday before making landfall in the Carolinas, where coastal residents were warned to brace for flooding rains and storm surge.

By Associated Press August 3, 2020
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Prosecutors on Monday plan to begin sketching out their evidence against a couple at the center of a bizarre case of two missing children whose bodies were later unearthed in rural Idaho, offering potential new details in an investigation with ties to doomsday beliefs and other mysterious deaths that captivated worldwide attention.

By KEITH RIDLER and REBECCA BOONE, Associated Press August 3, 2020
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Lawmakers reported progress on a huge coronavirus relief bill Saturday, as political pressure mounts to restore an expired $600-per-week supplemental unemployment benefit and send funding to help schools reopen.

By ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press August 1, 2020
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The Supreme Court declined by a 5-4 vote Friday to halt the Trump administration's construction of portions of the border wall with Mexico following a recent lower court ruling that the administration improperly diverted money to the project.

By Associated Press August 1, 2020
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The coronavirus pandemic sent the U.S. economy plunging by a record-shattering 32.9% annual rate last quarter and is still inflicting damage across the country, squeezing already struggling businesses and forcing a wave of layoffs that shows no sign of abating.

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER and PAUL WISEMAN, AP Economics Writers July 31, 2020
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Once a coronavirus vaccine is approved as safe and effective, Americans should have widespread access within a reasonable time, Dr. Anthony Fauci assured lawmakers Friday.

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and MATTHEW PERRONE, Associated Press July 31, 2020

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