AP Top Stories May 25

AP Top Stories May 25

Here's the latest for Monday May 25th: Beaches draw holiday weekend crowds; President Trump to observe Memorial Day; San Francisco fire hits fishing industry; Earthquake in New Zealand.
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Aircraft carrier returns home after virus outbreak

Aircraft carrier returns home after virus outbreak

The USS Theodore Roosevelt returned home to San Diego on Thursday led by a new captain who came aboard after the previous commanding officer was fired over the handling of a massive COVID-19 outbreak on board.
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Nevertheless Film Festival requires gender equality behind the camera

Nevertheless Film Festival requires gender equality behind the camera

A small film festival in its second year is walking the walk when it comes to gender equality in filmmaking. The Nevertheless Film Festival has two requirements for its entrants: Make good movies and make sure the leaders behind the camera are at ...
AP reporter discusses new transcripts in Floyd case

AP reporter discusses new transcripts in Floyd case

The transcripts for body camera videos of officers in George Floyd's death were made public Wednesday. Associated Press' Amy Forliti, who has been covering the case since the beginning, says they provide more details of Floyd's last moments.
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Pentagon: US will respond if bounty reports true

Pentagon: US will respond if bounty reports true

Top Pentagon leaders told Congress that reports of Russia offering Taliban militants bounties for killing Americans were not corroborated by defense intelligence agencies, but said the U.S. will respond if necessary.
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Zoo animals cool off as Chicago swelters

Zoo animals cool off as Chicago swelters

A Chicago area zoo is providing icy treats to help the animals cool off during a summer heat wave
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LA Sheriff: Black man's hanging death was suicide

LA Sheriff: Black man's hanging death was suicide

Investigators say they have confirmed suicide was the cause of death of a Black man found hanging from a tree in a Southern California city park last month.
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AP Top Stories July 9

AP Top Stories July 9

Here's the latest for Thursday, July 9th: More than 1.3 million Americans filed for unemployment; U.S. Supreme Court rules on Trump taxes; Seoul missing mayor found dead; Black Lives Matter mural is painted outside Trump Tower in Manhattan.
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Intl. students pack to leave amid new U.S. rules

Intl. students pack to leave amid new U.S. rules

Unsure of future plans to study in the U.S. under new stringent federal guidelines for international students, see how one Seattle student is breaking his lease and hustling to get himself and his cat back to Paris this month.
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Biden proposes $400 billion ‘Buy American’ plan

Biden proposes $400 billion ‘Buy American’ plan

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has proposed using the federal government’s regulatory and spending power to bolster U.S. manufacturing and technology firms.
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Mississippi virus numbers worsen

Mississippi virus numbers worsen

Mississippi's leading state health officials forgets to keep mask on while urging state residents to keep their masks on at news conference; Experts say things are not normal and the coronavirus case numbers are rising
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Analyst: Jobless claims "historically elevated"

Analyst: Jobless claims "historically elevated"

More than 1.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, a historically high pace that shows that many employers are still laying people off in the face of a resurgent coronavirus.
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Courting Hispanic voters, Trump creates commission

Courting Hispanic voters, Trump creates commission

President Donald Trump signs an executive order creating a new advisory commission tasked with improving Hispanic Americans' access to economic and educational opportunities, a push that comes as he hopes to increase his share of the Latino vote.
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Utah to require face mask use in grade schools

Utah to require face mask use in grade schools

Utah will require masks in schools as they reopen in the fall, but Republican Gov. Gary Herbert stopped short of a statewide mandate Thursday.
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Trump: Financial subpoenas 'political witch hunt'

Trump: Financial subpoenas 'political witch hunt'

President Donald Trump rejected the Supreme Court ruling and declared that the subpoenas of a New York prosecutor for the billionaire president’s tax records was "a political witch hunt the likes of which nobody's ever seen before."
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Supreme Court has mixed ruling on Trump tax cases

Supreme Court has mixed ruling on Trump tax cases

The Supreme Court issued a mixed verdict Thursday on demands for President Donald Trump's financial records that will keep his tax returns, banking, and other documents out of the public eye for the time being.
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Esper defends using National Guard during protests

Esper defends using National Guard during protests

Testifying on Capitol Hill, defense chief Mark Esper defended using National Guard soldiers to support law enforcement agencies in handling civil unrest triggered by the killing of George Floyd.
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Video shows Minnesota tornado, damage

Video shows Minnesota tornado, damage

Severe storms in parts of the Midwest produced at least one powerful tornado that damaged farms and killed one person and injured two others in western Minnesota.
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Pelosi on SCOTUS decision: Trump not above the law

Pelosi on SCOTUS decision: Trump not above the law

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi applauded the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Manhattan district attorney's demand for Trump's tax returns by 7-2 votes.
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McCarthy: Subpoena for Trump taxes 'political'

McCarthy: Subpoena for Trump taxes 'political'

GOP leader Kevin McCarthy said the New York district attorney's subpoena for President Donald Trump's tax returns is "more political than anything else" after The Supreme Court issued a mixed verdict on demands for Trump's financial records.
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Michigan health workers to receive bias training

Michigan health workers to receive bias training

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer directs all health workers to receive "implicit bias" training.
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'Black Lives Matter' mural painted at Trump Tower

'Black Lives Matter' mural painted at Trump Tower

Large yellow letters spelling the words 'Black Lives Matter' have found a brand-new home, and this time it's New York City's 5th Avenue in front of Trump Tower.
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First On-Screen Kiss: Toni Collette

First On-Screen Kiss: Toni Collette

It takes a long, long time for Toni Collette to remember her first on-screen kiss. Even though it happened twice.
Study suggests fetal virus infection possible

Study suggests fetal virus infection possible

A small study strengthens evidence that pregnant women infected with the coronavirus might be able to spread it to a fetus before birth.
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Doctors in Rome separate conjoined twins

Doctors in Rome separate conjoined twins

Doctors in Rome separate conjoined twins
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