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Bars, Restaurants in New York Can Soon Stay Open 'til Midnight

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York will push back its curfew for bars and restaurants an hour to midnight, starting Monday, as the state continues to relax coronavirus-related...

Blinken in Afghanistan to Sell Biden Troop Withdrawal

KABUL, Afghanistan — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President...

Ex-Minnesota Cop Faces Hearing in Shooting of Black Motorist

BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. — A white former police officer faced her first court appearance Thursday in the traffic-stop shooting of a Black motorist that has engulfed a small...

Greece, Cyprus, Lebanon Trilateral Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Athens on Thursday

ATHENS -- A trilateral meeting attended by the foreign ministers of Greece, Cyprus and Lebanon will be held on Thursday at the foreign ministry in Athens.

These Cypriots Go Eco-Aware, Move to Clean Island, Environment

NICOSIA -- Environmentalist groups on Cyprus are seeing more people want to take part in efforts to clean up the island, prevent overfishing ans shift away from industrial farming.

Cyprus Considers AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine Use Restrictions

NICOSIA -- Worries about potential blood clots, even if rare or remote, have led Cyprus to mull putting restrictions on the use of the United Kingdom's AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine which could put a crimp in the program to slow the pandemic.

AP Explains: What's Known about J&J's Vaccine and Rare Clots

A rare, rogue immune response is the main suspect as authorities investigate highly unusual blood clots following use of two similar COVID-19 vaccines from Johnson & Johnson...

US Agency Says Women Can Get Abortion Pill Via Mail

WASHINGTON — Women seeking an abortion pill will not be required to visit a doctor's office or clinic during the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. health officials said Tuesday...

One Change That Could Help Nursing Homes Recover from COVID-19 Fears and Become Safer Places for Aging Parents

Two weeks after the first U.S. case of COVID-19 was identified in Snohomish County, Washington, in early 2020, my dad had a stroke at his home just across Puget Sound. More...

Incorporating Symbolism in Your Life, Easing the Pain of Emotional Suffering

There is a special area in my garden where I planted a Passiflora. Passiflora, the plant of passion fruits, is connected with the Passion of the Christ, but I also relate it with...

EU Court Rejects 2 Ryanair Challenges of Airline Subsidies

BRUSSELS — A top European Union court dealt another blow to Ryanair on Wednesday and rejected the low-cost carrier's arguments that the aid Sweden, Denmark and Finland...

Wisconsin High Court: Governor Can't Limit Business Capacity

MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Supreme Court says Gov. Tony Evers' administration doesn't have the authority to issue capacity limits on bars, restaurants and...

Finland Will Keep Using the AstraZeneca Vaccine for People Age 65 and Over

HELSINKI — Health officials in Finland announced the country will keep using the AstraZeneca vaccine and only administer it to people age 65 and over as it has done since...

Russian President Putin gets 2nd COVID-19 Vaccine Shot

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he has gotten his second COVID-19 vaccine shot, three weeks after getting the first dose.