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FILE - In this Thursday, March 19, 2020 file photo, the Rev. Alvin J. Gwynn Sr., of Friendship Baptist Church in Baltimore, sits for a portrait in his church. Gwynn said that police tried to halt services at his church on Sunday, March 29, 2020, even though he had limited in-person attendance to 10 people. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)
New coronavirus limits bring new religious freedom tensionDespite state and local limits on public gatherings, some faith leaders have persisted in holding in-person services -- a matter of religious freedom, they say, as the nation approached its fourth Sunday battling the coronavirus pandemic
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A worker helps voter outside the Frank P. Zeidler Municipal Building Monday March 30, 2020, in Milwaukee. The city is now allowing drive up early voting for the state's April 7 election. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Wisconsin GOP vows Supreme Court appeal on extended votingWisconsin Republicans say they're asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block extended absentee voting in Tuesday's primary
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2020, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate and entrepreneur Andrew Yang speaks during the New Hampshire Youth Climate and Clean Energy Town Hall, in Concord, N.H. Yang recently drew backlash from fellow Asian Americans for urging them to display more “American-ness.” (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Asian Americans use social media to mobilize against attacksAsian Americans are using social media to organize and fight back against racially motivated attacks during the coronavirus pandemic
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump and Defense Secretary Mark Esper arrive to speak in front of the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort at Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, Va., Saturday, March 28, 2020. The ship is departing for New York to assist hospitals responding to the coronavirus outbreak. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
AP FACT CHECK: Trump, 'wartime' pandemic leader or 'backup'?Public-health authorities and President Donald Trump aren't always on the same page when it comes to how well Americans are respecting social-distancing guidelines in the coronavirus pandemic
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Saturday, June 29, 2019 file photo, U.S President Donald Trump, center left, talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, center right, as Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, second right, and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, second left, look on, on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan. The Thursday, March 26, 2020 virtual meeting of the Group of 20 nations, with more than a dozen heads of state participating, was less a global summit and more of a high-powered conference call. It lasted about 90 minutes — the same as a standard soccer match — instead of the usual, more languid two days. (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool)
Global diplomacy under the gun in the time of coronavirusEntire countries are on lockdown
The Associated Press4 hours ago
He Defied Trump on Ukraine Complaint. Now, a DismissalHe alerted Congress to an intel official's complaint about Trump's July 25 phone call to the Ukrainian president, which jump-started the probe that led to the president's impeachment. Now, Michael Atkinson, the inspector general of the Intelligence Community, is out of a job. Politico , the AP , and CNN all got...
Newser6 hours ago
People walks near the beach during a nationwide confinement to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, in Biarritz, France, Saturday April 4, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)
The Latest: DC surpasses 900 coronavirus casesThe District of Columbia has announced 145 new positive infections from the COVID-19 coronavirus, bringing the total up to 902, with six new deaths bringing the total to 15
The Associated Press9 hours ago
In this image provided by the U.S. Army, recent Army basic combat training graduates have their temperatures taken as they arrive at Fort Lee, Va, on March 31, 2020, after being transported using sterilized buses from Fort Jackson, S.C. (U.S. Army via AP)
Military recruiting struggles as enlistment stations closeAmerica's armed services are finding it harder to bring in new recruits as the worsening coronavirus forces families and communities to hunker down, even as the country turns increasingly to the military for help
The Associated Press12 hours ago
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