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Expert says Floyd died from a lack of oxygen

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A medical expert says George Floyd died from a lack of oxygen, which damaged his brain and caused his heart to...

NFL player Phillip Adams killed 5, then himself

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A source briefed on a mass killing in South Carolina says the gunman who killed five people including a prominent...

Vaccine skepticism runs deep among white evangelicals in US

(AP) -- A recent photo posted online of the president of the Southern Baptist Convention, America’s largest evangelical denomination, getting the COVID-19 vaccine drew...

Business Report: McDonalds unveils new McFlurry flavor for limited time

Morning Business Report April 6, 2021 More than 1.3 million Americans are owed a tax refund from the IRS for 2017.  They’ll have to file a return...

Official: Biden moving vaccine eligibility date to April 19

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is set to announce that he's shaving about two weeks off his May 1 deadline for states to...

Authorities: Navy medic shoots 2, is shot and killed on base

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a Navy medic shot two people at a Maryland business park before fleeing to the Fort Detrick military...

ER doctor says he theorized Floyd most likely suffocated

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (AP) — The emergency room doctor who pronounced George Floyd dead after trying to resuscitate him has testified that he theorized at...

U.S. Capitol Police officer killed after car rams security barricade

UPDATE: WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. Capitol Police say an officer has died after a suspect rammed his car into two officers and lunged at...

COVID-19 pushed total US deaths beyond 3.3 million last year

(AP) -- A new report says U.S. deaths last year topped 3.3 million, the nation’s highest annual death toll. That includes about 375,000 deaths...

Colorado shooting suspect makes his 1st court appearance

BOULDER, Colorado (AP) — The suspected gunman in the Boulder supermarket shooting has appeared in court for the first time. A defense attorney immediately asked...

Vaccination race enlists grassroots aides to fight mistrust

CHICAGO, Illinois (AP) — In a race to boost vaccination rates as COVID-19 variants spread, U.S. communities are working feverishly to overcome mistrust and...

Asian Americans seek greater political power after shootings

WASHINGTON (AP) — When a gunman opened fire at spas around Atlanta, killing eight people, six of them women of Asian descent, it awakened...