Trump undercuts health experts — again — in schools debate

July 10
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump at a discussion, that also included Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, about safely reopening Americ
The White House seating chart spoke volumes.

Storm clouds hang over Trump's attempted campaign reboot

July 10
President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, July 10, 2020, before boarding Marin
Friday was supposed to be the day President Donald Trump's campaign reboot itself got a reboot. Instead, it hit another snag.
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Foreign students weigh studying in person vs. losing visas

International students worried about a new immigration policy that could potentially cost them their visas say they feel stuck between being unnecessarily exposed during the coronavirus pandemic and being able to finish their studies in America.
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July 10
Nekima Levy Armstrong, left, who was livestreaming to Facebook next to Savitta Ford and her daughter, Harmony,11, joined the rally on Broadway because

As gun violence continues, Minneapolis marchers plead for peace

Pleading for an end to the gun violence that has ravaged their city this spring and summer, marchers walked through the heart of north Minneapolis…
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July 10

Trump threatens to pull tax exemption for schools, colleges

In his push to get schools and colleges to reopen this fall, President Donald Trump is again taking aim at their finances, this time threatening…
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July 10

It's not just the presidency: Trump is changing the Congress

Donald Trump isn't just changing the presidency during his first term in office. He's also changing Congress.
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July 10

Storm clouds hang over Trump's attempted campaign reboot

Friday was supposed to be the day President Donald Trump's campaign reboot itself got a reboot. Instead, it hit another snag.
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July 10

Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

President Donald Trump has commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone, intervening in extraordinary fashion in a criminal case that was central to the Russia investigation and that concerned the president's own conduct.
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July 10

Today in History

Today in HistoryToday is Saturday, July 11, the 193rd day of 2020. There are 173 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On July 11,…
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July 10
Juan Cruz, boyfriend of Army soldier Vanessa Guillén, kneels in front of a mural honoring her Sunday, July 5, 2020, in Houston.

Army: Independent probe coming after Fort Hood soldier death

U.S. Army officials announced Friday they will begin an independent review of the command climate at Fort Hood following calls from members of Congress and community activists for a more thorough investigation into the killing of a soldier from the Texas base.
National
July 10

Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone's prison sentence

President Donald Trump on Friday commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone, intervening in extraordinary fashion in a criminal case that was central to the Russia investigation and that concerned the president's own conduct.
National
July 10

The Latest: China rejects food imports after virus detected

New coronavirus cases have dropped sharply in China, and authorities are turning their attention to concerns that the virus could spread through imported food.
National
July 10

Thomas spoke, Roberts ruled in unusual Supreme Court term

Justice Clarence Thomas spoke and Chief Justice John Roberts ruled.
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July 10

NY eases visitor ban aimed at curbing virus in nursing homes

Certain nursing homes in New York can allow visitors — with restrictions — starting July 15 as the state eases a ban aimed at limiting the spread of COVID-19 among vulnerable elderly residents.
National
July 10

Chief: Video shows man killed by Detroit police fired first

Video released by Detroit police show a young man appearing to shoot at an officer at close range Friday before fellow officers opened fire, killing the suspect.
National
July 10

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows:
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July 10

Fed buys more corporate bonds but may soon end purchases

The Federal Reserve said Friday that it purchased $1.3 billion in corporate bonds in late June as part of its effort to keep U.S. interest rates low and ensure large companies can borrow by selling bonds.
National
July 10

Statue to tennis star Arthur Ashe to stay put in Richmond

On Richmond's Monument Avenue, the collection of towering statues honoring Confederate veterans was interrupted by one noticeably different: a monument to Black tennis legend and civil rights activist Arthur Ashe.
National
July 10

US appeals to proceed with 1st federal execution in 17 years

Determined to proceed with the first federal execution in nearly two decades, the Justice Department plans to appeal a judge's ruling that would halt authorities from carrying it out on Monday.
National
July 10

Correction: Racial Injustice-Elijah McClain story

In a story published July 3, 2020, about police officers being fired over photos showing them reenacting a chokehold used on Elijah McClain, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of a family friend. His name is Terrance Roberts, not Terrence Roberts.
National
July 10

Virus surge visible across Texas: 'The tsunami is here'

Urgent calls for field hospitals. Cars lined up for hours at drive-thru testing centers. Bars boarded up and grocery stores enforcing masks.
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July 10

Attorney not disputing suicide findings in Black man's death

An attorney for the family of a Black man found hanging from a tree last month in a Southern California city park did not dispute on Friday investigators' finding that the death was a suicide.