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May 24, 2020 10:27 p.m.

This Week: New home sales, US GDP, consumer spending

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:

May 24, 2020 10:27 p.m.

Joe Harvey, former New Mexico state senator, dies at 80

HOBBS, N.M. (AP) — Joe Harvey, a former Democratic state senator in New Mexico, who also served as Hobbs city manager for 23 years, died this month.

May 24, 2020 10:27 p.m.

Officials: 2 church services sources of virus outbreaks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Gov. Gavin Newsom prepares to release plans for how religious institutions can reopen in California during the coronavirus pandemic, health officials announced that two church services that were held without authorization have been sources of outbreaks.

May 24, 2020 10:03 p.m.

New Mexico may elect historic all-female US House delegation

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico voters have a chance this year to send a historic all-female U.S. House delegation to Congress, no matter which party wins races.

May 24, 2020 10:03 p.m.

Trump doubles up with Maryland, Virginia Memorial Day events

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump booked back-to-back Memorial Day appearances despite the coronavirus pandemic, at Arlington National Cemetery and at a historic fort in Baltimore. Trump recently called Baltimore a “rat and rodent infested mess” and its mayor has suggested Trump stay home.

May 24, 2020 10:03 p.m.

AP FACT CHECK: Faulty Trump claims on virus drug, vote fraud

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Donald Trump doesn't like the message, he shoots the messenger.

May 24, 2020 10:03 p.m.

Indonesian choreographers provide digital stage for dancers

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Before the coronavirus pandemic arrived, 2020 seemed fated to be a great year for Siko Setyanto’s dance career: touring Germany and South Korea, performances in Indonesia, classes and more classes.

May 24, 2020 9:27 p.m.

Biden aims to move left without abandoning centrist roots

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden worked out deals with Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell. He defended Vice President Mike Pence as a “decent guy” and eulogized Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain's “fairness, honesty, dignity, respect.”

May 24, 2020 9:27 p.m.

1st deadlines for laid-off workers to get health insurance

WASHINGTON (AP) — Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

May 24, 2020 9:03 p.m.

Asian shares climb, Tokyo gains on hopes for reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares are mostly higher, with Tokyo stocks gaining on expectations that a pandemic state of emergency will be lifted for all of Japan.

May 24, 2020 9:03 p.m.

China denies using virus to grow presence in South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple territorial disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons. The waters are a major shipping route for global commerce and are rich in fish and possible oil and gas reserves.

May 24, 2020 8:03 p.m.

Warehouse fire devastates San Francisco's fishing industry

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A huge fire that tore through a warehouse on San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf has destroyed fishing gear used to deliver about two-thirds of the city's fresh seafood, threatening to disrupt the upcoming Dungeness crab season, local fishermen said Sunday.

May 24, 2020 8:03 p.m.

CEO buying struggling New Zealand media company for $1

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — One of New Zealand's largest media organizations is being sold for a single dollar to its chief executive, the owners announced Monday.

May 24, 2020 7:27 p.m.

Asia Today: More Australians in class, Tokyo measure to ease

BANGKOK (AP) — Students in two more Australian states returned to school full-time Monday as numbers of COVID-19 patients in hospitals across the country fall.

May 24, 2020 7:03 p.m.

The Latest: Japan set to end Tokyo's state of emergency

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May 24, 2020 7:03 p.m.

Virus strands Norway racer in Alaska after Iditarod win

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Thomas Waerner won this year’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March, but he is still waiting to return to his home in Norway.

May 24, 2020 7:03 p.m.

Woods, Manning win a TV charity match as good as real thing

Tom Brady delivered the shot of the match that made it easy to forget the rest of his swings. Tiger Woods didn't miss a fairway and earned a small measure of revenge against Phil Mickelson.

May 24, 2020 6:30 p.m.

The Latest: Millions of kids in Australia return to schools

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May 24, 2020 6:30 p.m.

AP News in Brief at 9:04 p.m. EDT

Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings

May 24, 2020 6:03 p.m.

CEO buys struggling New Zealand media company for $1

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — One of New Zealand's largest media organizations will be sold for a single dollar to its chief executive, the owners announced Monday.

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