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FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, file photo, provided by the U.S. Navy, Undersea Rescue Command deploys the Sibitzky Remotely Operated Vehicle from the deck of the Military Sealift Command-chartered merchant vessel HOS Dominator off the coast of Southern California. Authorities on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, recovered the bodies of nine people killed when a Marine landing craft sank in hundreds of feet of water on July 30 off the Southern California coast, officials said. (Lt. Curtis Khol/U.S. Navy via AP, File)
Remains recovered after California Marine tank sinksThe military has recovered the bodies of nine people killed when a Marine landing craft sank in hundreds of feet of water off the Southern California coast
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Jerry Sheridan is running for the position of Maricopa County Sheriff in the Republican primary shown here Wednesday, July 22, 2020, in Fountain Hills, Ariz. Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is trying to win back the sheriff’s post in metro Phoenix. He faces his former second-in-command, Sheridan, in the Aug. 4 Republican primary. Sheridan, who said Arpaio backed out a promise to support him, said his 38 years in law enforcement could help turn around a tarnished agency and insisted that he is his own man. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Joe Arpaio loses sheriff’s race in 2nd failed comeback bidJoe Arpaio has been defeated in his bid to win back the sheriff’s post in metro Phoenix that he held for 24 years before being voted out in 2016
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Kanye West's nomination papers challenged in WisconsinRapper Kanye West’s attempt to get on Wisconsin’s presidential ballot as a third-party candidate is being challenged
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Amid concerns of the spread of COVID-19, census worker Ken Leonard wears a mask as he mans a U.S. Census walk-up counting site set up for Hunt County in Greenville, Texas, Friday, July 31, 2020. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
States ask that Trump's district drawing order be stoppedA coalition of states, cities and civil rights groups on Friday asked a federal judge to declare as unconstitutional President Donald Trump’s order seeking to exclude people in the country illegally from being part of the process for redrawing congressional districts
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Virus spread forces lockdown on another tribal reservationThe Crow Tribe in Montana ordered its members to lock down for two weeks as tribal leaders moved to slow a sharp spike in coronavirus cases
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this May 13, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump poses with Liberty University president, Jerry Falwell Jr., center right, in front of a choir during of commencement ceremonies at the school in Lynchburg, Va. While pushback against Falwell has simmered since his 2016 endorsement of Trump, his detractors have been an outspoken but undersized presence in Lynchburg, where Liberty has a formidable economic footprint. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
Liberty U's Falwell takes leave after social media uproarJerry Falwell Jr. has taken an indefinite leave of absence as president and chancellor of Liberty University, days after a social media post he made drew criticism and calls for his resignation
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this May 15, 2019, file photo, District Attorney George Brauchler speaks during a news conference in Castle Rock, Colo. An investigation will determine if police officers in suburban Denver will face charges after handcuffing two Black girls and placing them on the ground while mistakenly suspecting they were riding in a stolen car, a prosecutor said Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. Aurora Police Chief Vanessa Wilson and the department are cooperating with the investigation, Brauchler said. He called the public accounts of the confrontation "very concerning." (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
Prosecutors investigating police who handcuffed Black girls Prosecutors are investigating whether suburban Denver police officers should face criminal charges for putting four Black girls on the ground and handcuffing two of them after mistakenly suspecting they were riding in a stolen car
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Colorado prison escapee caught after nearly 50 years on runA man who escaped from a Colorado prison more than 40 years ago has been found living under an alias in a small town in northern New Mexico
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Thousands of bikers rode through the streets for the opening day of the 80th annual Sturgis Motorcycle rally Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in Sturgis, S.D. Among the crowds of people in downtown Sturgis, a handful wore face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19. (AP Photo/Stephen Groves)
Harleys everywhere, masks nowhere: Sturgis draws thousandsThousands of bikers are pouring into the small South Dakota city of Sturgis as the 80th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally rumbles to life despite fears it could lead to a massive coronavirus outbreak
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Canada's last intact ice shelf collapses due to warmingCanada's last intact ice shelf has broken apart
The Associated Press10 hours ago
This undated booking photo provided by the Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff's Office, shows Robert Incorvaia, 51, who is accused of luring homeless women with the promise of food and shelter only to sexually assault them. Phoenix police said Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, more victims have been identified and Incorvaia, 51, is facing more charges. (Maricopa County Sheriff's Office via AP)
More charges for man accused of preying on homeless womenPhoenix police have identified more victims of a man accused of luring homeless women with the promise of food and shelter only to sexually assault them
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this July 23, 2020 file photo, health care workers prepare a COVID-19 test sample before a person self-administered a test at the COVID-19 drive-thru testing center at Miami-Dade County Auditorium in Miami.  Racial disparities in the the U.S. coronavirus epidemic extend to children, according to two sobering government reports released Friday, Aug. 7.  One of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports looked at hospitalizations of children with COVID-19. Hispanic children were hospitalized at a rate eight times higher than white kids, and Black children were hospitalized at a rate five times higher, it found.(David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)
US reports show racial disparities in kids with COVID-19Two new sobering government reports show racial disparities in the U.S. coronavirus epidemic extend to children
The Associated Press11 hours ago
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