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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 8, 2020, file photo, the sun sets behind an idle pump jack near Karnes City, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
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April 14, 2020 - 1:23 pm
A rare intervention by the US helped seal crucial OPEC deal
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In this April 3, 2020, photo, blue preservation solution is shown at Spectrum DNA in Draper, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
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April 14, 2020 - 1:14 pm
US clears first saliva test to help diagnose new virus
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Medical workers wearing equipment to protect themselves from coronavirus bring a patient to St Thomas' Hospital in Westminster in London, Monday, April 6, 2020. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
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April 06, 2020 - 1:10 pm
US, UK brace for soaring death tolls as pandemic bears down
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February 26, 2020 - 2:57 pm
Joe Biden falsely claimed at the Democratic debate that 150 million Americans have been killed by guns in the last 10 years. That's half the U.S. population. Watch his bizarre comment below!
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FILE - This Jan. 23, 2020 file photo shows a patient receiving a flu vaccination. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
(AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
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February 20, 2020 - 1:33 pm
By MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — It may end up being a bad flu season for kids, but early signs suggest the vaccine is working OK. The vaccine has been more than 50% effective in preventing flu illness severe enough to send a child to the doctor's office, the U.S. Centers for...
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FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019, file photo, Wendy Kerley gives Ethan Getman, 15, a shot of the flu vaccine at the Cordova Shot Nurse clinic in Memphis, Tenn. (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian via AP, File)
(Jim Weber/Daily Memphian via AP, File)
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February 14, 2020 - 1:00 pm
By MIKE STOBBE AP, Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — A second wave of flu is hitting the U.S., turning this into one of the nastiest seasons for children in a decade. The number of child deaths and the hospitalization rate for youngsters are the highest seen at this point in any season since the...
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Travelers wearing face masks line up to check in for an American Airlines flight to Los Angeles at Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
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January 31, 2020 - 1:04 pm
By CATHY BUSSEWITZ, JOSEPH PISANI and RACHEL LERMAN, AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Delta Air Lines and American Airlines said Friday they will suspend all flights between the U.S. and China, making them the first U.S.-based airlines to do so and joining several international carriers that...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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January 28, 2020 - 4:06 pm
By MATTHEW LEE and ARON HELLER Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: This version takes a new approach. With AP Photos.; With AP Photos.; AP Video. WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unveiled his long-awaited Middle East plan Tuesday, winning immediate praise from a beaming Israeli Prime Minister...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Paraguay's President Mario Abdo Benitez in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
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December 13, 2019 - 12:43 pm
By PAUL WISEMAN and JOE McDONALD, AP Business Writers WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that the U.S. has canceled plans to impose new tariffs on $160 billion worth of Chinese imports Sunday as part of a modest interim agreement that de-escalates a 17-month trade war between the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2019, file photo Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell addresses a round table discussion. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
(AP Photo/Steven Senne)
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December 11, 2019 - 2:24 pm
By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is leaving its benchmark interest rate alone and signaling that it expects to keep low rates unchanged through next year. The Fed's decision follows three rate cuts earlier this year. It reflects its view that the U.S...
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