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Fauci says ‘yes right on the spot’ to Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s chief infectious disease expert, says there was never a question that he would accept President-elect Joe Biden’s...

Valley migrant farm workers allege pesticide exposure in Illinois

By SOPHIA TAREEN | Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — More than two dozen migrant workers from Texas allege they were sprayed with toxic pesticides while...

Pop-up school for US asylum seekers thrives despite pandemic

By JULIE WATSON | Associated Press MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — It started out simply: A pop-up school on a sidewalk to teach reading, writing, math...

Warner Bros. to release all 2021 films on HBO Max, theaters

By JAKE COYLE | AP Film Writer NEW YORK (AP) — In the most seismic shift by a Hollywood studio yet during the pandemic, Warner...

Judge: Detained immigrants must see a judge within 10 days

By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Newly detained immigrants must appear before a judge within 10 days, rather than the weeks or...

Holiday air travel surges despite dire health warnings

Nearly 1.2 million people passed through U.S. airports Sunday, the greatest number since the pandemic gripped the country in March, despite pleas from health...

US agency ascertains Biden as winner, lets transition begin

By MATTHEW DALY, ZEKE MILLER and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The General Services Administration ascertained Monday that President-elect Joe Biden is...

US agency ascertains Biden as winner, lets transition begin

WASHINGTON — The General Services Administration ascertained Monday that President-elect Joe Biden is the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election, clearing the way...

Catholic Church cancels Guadalupe pilgrimage over pandemic

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s Roman Catholic Church announced the cancellation Monday of what’s considered the world’s largest Catholic pilgrimage, for the Virgin of...

Daily COVID-19 deaths in US reach highest level since May

By DAVID CRARY and PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press The surging coronavirus is taking an increasingly dire toll across the U.S. just as a vaccine...