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Analysis: Virus Surge Forces Arizona Gov's Hand on Masks

Images of Brutality Against Black People Spur Racial Trauma

By Jacques Billeaud and Peter Prengaman |
After telling Arizonans that many public places were again being closed amid a surge of coronavirus cases, Gov. Doug Ducey ended a somewhat contentious news conference by imploring...

Watch: YouTube Demonetizes Out Vlogger Shane Dawson's 3 Channels Over Controversies

Watch: YouTube Demonetizes Out Vlogger Shane Dawson's 3 Channels Over Controversies

Jul 2
YouTube will no longer allow out vlogger Shane Dawson to make money from his three channels, which have 34 million subscribers between them, following controversy that includes blackface and much more.

Official Suggests Kansas Blew Chance for Coronavirus Respite

Official Suggests Kansas Blew Chance for Coronavirus Respite

By John Hanna | Jul 2
Kansas' top public health official predicted Wednesday that the state will face steeper increases in coronavirus cases and suggested that it blew its chance for a summer respite from the pandemic.

Closing Bars to Stop Coronavirus Spread is Backed by Science

Closing Bars to Stop Coronavirus Spread is Backed by Science

By Carla K. Johnson | Jul 2
Authorities are closing honky tonks, bars and other drinking establishments in some parts of the U.S. to stem the surge of COVID-19 infections — a move backed by sound science about risk factors.

Video: Florida Police Laugh About Shooting Rubber Bullets

Video: Florida Police Laugh About Shooting Rubber Bullets

Jul 2
Florida police officers can be heard laughing and celebrating after shooting protesters with rubber bullets during a May protest against police brutality, according to newly released body camera footage.

Coronavirus' Spread in GOP Territory, Explained in 6 Charts

Coronavirus' Spread in GOP Territory, Explained in 6 Charts

By Bill Barrow, Kevin Vineys, and Angeliki Kastanis | Jul 1
An Associated Press analysis of coronavirus case data shows the virus has moved — and is spreading quickly — into Republican areas, a new path with broad potential political ramifications.