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FILE - In this May 12, 2020 file photo, a case of surgical gloves encased in plastic wrap waits for distribution as part of a shipment of personal protective equipment from China to help Connecticut fight against COVID-19  in New Britain Conn.  Faulting inaction in Washington, governors and state lawmakers are racing to get needed pandemic relief to small businesses, the unemployed, renters and others affected by the widening coronavirus outbreak. In some cases, they are figuring out how to spend the last of a federal relief package passed in the spring as an end-of-year deadline approaches and the current COVID-19 surge threatens their economies once again.  (AP Photo/Chris Ehrmann)
With no action by Washington, states race to offer virus aidGovernors and state lawmakers are racing to get pandemic relief to small-business owners, the unemployed, renters and others whose livelihoods have been upended by the widening coronavirus outbreak
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Milwaukee County Finishes its RecountAfter eight days of counting nearly 460,000 ballots by hand, Milwaukee County confirmed that President-elect Joe Biden received the most votes there in the presidential election. President Trump picked up 125 votes in the recount, but Biden picked up more—257. That put the totals at 317,527 votes...
Newser5 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2020, an ad for COVID-19 testing reflects on glass at a bus stop, as pedestrians walk past Pfizer world headquarters in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts military role in vaccinesFrom the get-go, President Donald Trump has suggested that the military would be central in developing, producing and distributing vaccines for the pandemic
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 14., 2020, file photo supporters of President Donald Trump attend pro-Trump marches outside the Supreme Court Building in Washington. The Supreme Court is hearing arguments over whether the Trump administration can exclude people in the country illegally from the count used for divvying up congressional seats. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
High court takes up census case, as other count issues loomThe Supreme Court is hearing arguments over whether the Trump administration can exclude people in the country illegally from the count used for divvying up congressional seats
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this June 27, 2006, file photo, reviewed by a U.S. Department of Defense official, U.S. military guards walk within Camp Delta military-run prison, at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba. A federal judge has turned back an effort to delay an independent medical review for Saudi citizen Mohammed al-Qahtani, held at the Guantanamo Bay detention center who was so badly mistreated in American custody that he cannot be put on trial.  (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
Biden's win means some Guantanamo prisoners may be releasedPresident-elect Joe Biden has said little about the Guantanamo Bay detention center except that he supports closing it
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Professional musicians dressed in black perform on the Place of Freedom in Bayonne, southwestern France, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, as they stage a protest against the nation wide lockdown. They are not authorized to resume their activities in the measures announced by President Macron. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)
The Latest: Greece suffers new record of COVID-19 deathsGreek authorities say they've seen a record 121 deaths from the coronavirus over the past 24 hours
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2020, file photo Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Sen. Kelly Loeffler speaks at a campaign rally in Cumming, Ga. Loeffler and Democratic candidate Raphael Warnock are in a runoff election for the Senate seat in Georgia. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)
One pandemic, two different worlds in Georgia runoff racesIt’s two starkly different worlds on display in Georgia, where the national political spotlight is on twin Senate runoffs that will determine which party controls the chamber to open President-elect Joe Biden’s administration
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Today in History - Saturday, November 28 2020
The Associated Press14 hours ago
The Supreme Court is seen in Washington, Thursday afternoon, Nov. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Supreme Court won't get involved in Louisiana pastor's caseThe Supreme Court is for now staying out of a dispute involving the state of Louisiana and a Baton Rouge-area pastor charged with violating state coronavirus restrictions by repeatedly holding large church services
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Milwaukee County vote recount gives Biden small boostMilwaukee County completed its recount of presidential ballots, finding only small changes in vote totals for one of the two Wisconsin counties recounting ballots
The Associated Press18 hours ago
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The Associated Press19 hours ago
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