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A city under siege: 24 hours in the fight to save New York

NEW YORK -- Brooklyn is dark except for the streetlamps when Carla Brown’s alarm goes off at 5:15 a.m. -- much too early for...

Civil rights pioneer and face of gay marriage dies at 95

Gay rights pioneer Phyllis Lyon who with her longtime partner was among the first same-sex couples to marry, has died By JANIE HAR Associated Press April 9,...

UN chief warns COVID-19 is increasing inequality for women

The United Nations secretary-general is warning that the coronavirus pandemic is deepening already existing inequalities and “is having devastating social and economic consequences for...

IMF head sees worst economic downturn since Great Depression

The head of the International Monetary Fund says the coronavirus pandemic will push the global economy into the deepest recession since the Great Depression By MARTIN...

‘You can’t relax’: NY deaths up, but hospital trends hopeful

New York state reported a record number of coronavirus deaths for a third consecutive day with 799, raising the total above 7,000 By MARINA VILLENEUVE, KAREN...

5-year-old Alaska girl is serious about keeping people safe

A 5-year-old Alaska girl shows her serious side in a series of  videos intended to keep other children and everyone safe during the coronavirus...

Wiped out of toilet paper? Here’s why

What does toilet paper have to do with a global pandemic?Nothing. Yet millions of people have been panicking about their household supply. Stores shelves have...

Traveling minister accused of sexual misconduct with boys

A traveling minister accused of sexual misconduct involving teenage boys has been arrested in South Carolina By The Associated Press April 9, 2020, 1:53 PM 2 min read 2...

Record 16.8 million have sought US jobless aid since virus

WASHINGTON -- With a startling 6.6 million people seeking jobless benefits last week, the United States has reached a grim landmark: More than one...

Storms packing high winds cause damage in Indiana, Arkansas

Severe storms with high winds, rain, hail and possible tornadoes moved across the Midwest and caused damage to dozens of homes in parts of...