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Cuomo Clears New York Schools Statewide to Open, Carefully

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York's governor said Friday that he would allow children statewide to return to classrooms for the start of the new school year, citing the...

US Adds 1.8 Million Jobs in a Sign that Hiring Has Slowed

WASHINGTON — The United States added 1.8 million jobs in July, a pullback from the gains of May and June and evidence that the resurgent coronavirus is stalling hiring...

Protesters Rally in Portland as Mayor Decries Violence

PORTLAND, Ore. — Violent clashes this week between protesters and police in Portland, Oregon, have ratcheted up tensions in the city days after an agreement between...

Russian Owner of Lebanon Explosive Material Ship Questioned on Cyprus

Cypriot authorities, acting on a request from Interpol, said they found and questioned the Russian owner of a ship, the Rhosus, that took 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate to Beirut in 2013, the material exploding in a mass fireball that killed at least 149 people and left 300,000 homeless.

Cyprus to Send More Medics, Equipment to Lebanon

NICOSIA -- Cyprus' foreign minister says a team of Cypriot doctors will travel to Lebanon Sunday to help treat the wounded from Tuesday's blast in Beirut.

Cyprus, France to Boost Defense Ties under Cooperation Deal

NICOSIA — Cyprus on Thursday said it would work with France to procure and develop arms and jointly train military personnel as part of a defense cooperation agreement.

MSC Cruises Restarts Cruises with Three Greek Port Destinations

ATHENS -- MSC Cruises on Friday announced the restart of its sea cruises in the Mediterranean from August 22, with the operation of two out of its 17 sea cruise vessels, adding...

NYC Begins Registering Travelers at COVID-19 Checkpoints

NEW YORK — New York City opened new traveler checkpoints Thursday to register visitors and residents returning from nearly three dozen states who are required to...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine Says Second COVID-19 Test Is Negative

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine is tweeting that has tested negative for a coronavirus infection after testing positive earlier Thursday before he was to meet with...

Judge Orders COVID-19 Tests at California Detention Cente

SAN FRANCISCO — A U.S. federal judge has ordered immigration officials to conduct weekly coronavirus testing for more than 100 men held at a California detention center...

Utah No Longer Recommends Modified Quarantine in Schools

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah will no longer recommend that schools allow students who have been exposed to the coronavirus to come to class following pushback from doctors and educators...

Montana Allows Counties to Hold All-Mail Voting in November

HELENA, Mont -- Montana Gov. Steve Bullock says counties will be permitted to hold all-mail voting in November as a way to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Oklahoma Gov. Is the First Governor in the U.S. to Test Positive for COVID-19

OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma governor spokesperson Charlie Hannema said Thursday that Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt, the first governor in the nation to test positive for the...

Illinois Reported nearly 2,000 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

CHICAGO — Illinois has reported nearly 2,000 new confirmed COVID-19 cases as public health officials continued warnings Thursday that there could be a reversal in the...