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Civilian shot dead in Somalia during coronavirus enforcement

A police officer in Somalia’s capital has been arrested in the fatal shooting of at least one civilian while enforcing coronavirus restrictions

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Many states fall short of mandate to track virus exposure

As more states push to reopen their economies, many are falling short on one of the federal government’s essential criteria for doing so — having an efficient system to track people who have been physically near a person infected with the coronavius

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Police: Bandit skates off after Dunkin’ Donuts stickup

Police say a rollerblade-wearing robber skated off into the night after sticking up a Dunkin’ Donuts on Long Island

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Belarus holds day of civic labor despite rising virus cases

Hundreds of thousands of state employees in Belarus took part in a government-decreed national day of civic labor despite worries about the country’s sharply rising number of reported coronavirus infections

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Colorado unveils plan to get more electric vehicles on roads

DENVER (AP) — The state’s plan to get to one million electric vehicles on its roads by 2030 hasn’t stalled. In fact, it’s hit the gas. The Colorado Energy Office introduced its updated 2020...

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Nashville musicians find themselves without jobs or benefits

Many Nashville musicians have been without steady work for more than five weeks since the city shut down its clubs to slow the spread of the coronavirus

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: Pope singles out funeral home workers for prayer

Pope Francis has singled out funeral home workers for people’s prayers during the COVID-19 pandemic

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Burkina Faso struggles against COVID-19 and extremist threat

Burkina Faso is one of Africa’s nations hardest hit by the coronavirus with 39 deaths, one of the highest number of fatalities in sub-Saharan Africa

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Hong Kong bookstore under attack in China reopens in Taiwan

The part-owner of a Hong Kong bookstore specializing in texts critical of China’s leaders has reopened his shop in Taiwan after fleeing Hong Kong due to legal troubles, saying he was grateful for the opportunity to make China’s Communist rulers “less than happy.”

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Pandemic gives megaphone to the oft-maligned New York accent

New York City is the epicenter of the coronavirus crisis in the United States, and New Yorkers are among those offering crucial information to the nation

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Outbursts, panic: Lockdown ordeal for special-needs families

Coronavirus lockdown is proving a particularly tough ordeal for children with disabilities and their families

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Gaza factories roar back to life to make protective wear

Sewing factories in the Gaza Strip are back to working at full capacity for the first time in years, producing masks, gloves and protective gowns, some of which are bound for Israel

DATE: April 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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