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FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2019, file photo, Ramapo police officers escort Grafton Thomas from Ramapo Town Hall to a police vehicle in Ramapo, N.Y. An Orthodox Jewish organization said Josef Neumann, a man stabbed by Thomas during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City, died Sunday, March 29, 2020, from his injuries three months after the attacks. (AP Photo/Julius Constantine Motal, File)
Man, 72, wounded in Hanukkah stabbings dies from injuriesAn Orthodox Jewish organization says a man stabbed during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City has died from his injuries three months after the attacks
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Patients wait in line while wearing protective masks and gloves for a COVID-19 test at Brooklyn Hospital Center, Sunday, March 29, 2020, in Brooklyn borough of New York. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
What to know about the coronavirus numbers in New YorkThe official statistics reported by health authorities around the world would seem to show that the United States has more coronavirus infections than any other country
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Officers secure a perimeter near the scene of a shooting in Phoenix, Ariz., Sunday, March 29, 2020. At least three Phoenix police officers were shot Sunday night on the city's north side, authorities said. (AP Photo/Ross Franklin)
Phoenix police officer killed, 2 others injured in shootingA Phoenix police commander was killed and two other officers were injured Sunday night in a shooting on the city's north side during a domestic violence call, police said
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015, file photo, Lonnie Franklin Jr., who has been dubbed the "Grim Sleeper" serial killer, sits during a court hearing in Los Angeles. Lonnie Franklin has died in a California prison. He was 67. Corrections officials said Franklin was found unresponsive in his cell at San Quentin State Prison Saturday, March 28, 2020. An autopsy will determine the cause of death; however, there were no signs of trauma, corrections spokeswoman Terry Thornton said in a statement. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)
Serial killer dubbed Grim Sleeper dies in California prisonLonnie Franklin, the convicted serial killer known as the "Grim Sleeper" who preyed on the women of South Los Angeles for decades, has died in a California prison
The Associated Press12 hours ago
March 29, 2020 Fishing is still allowed under the stay at home order in Wisconsin. While the weather was windy and wet, and the water high, a group of fisherman on the Milwaukee River in Keltzsch Park in Glendale met a with some success fishing for steelhead or rainbow trout. Here fisherman on the bank fishing. Bandanas and balaclavas filled in for medical masks and kept the anglers warm as well. (Michael Sears/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)
What you need to know today about the virus outbreakPresident Donald Trump has extended the voluntary U.S. shutdown for a month, bowing to public-health experts who told him the coronavirus pandemic could claim over 100,000 lives _ or more in the U.S. if not enough is done to fight it
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Congregants exit after services at the Life Tabernacle Church in Central, La., Sunday, March 29, 2020. Pastor Tony Spell has defied a shelter-in-place order by Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, due to the new coronavirus pandemic, and continues to hold church services with hundreds of congregants. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Hundreds at Louisiana church flout COVID-19 gatherings banHundreds of people in Louisiana attended worship services at their church in defiance of the state's ban on gatherings due to COVID-19
The Associated Press15 hours ago
A Men is framed by the Manhattan bridge as he exercises below the FDR drive in Lower Manhattan, Sunday, March 29, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
New York state surpasses 1,000 coronavirus deathsNew York has surpassed 1,000 deaths from the coronavirus outbreak, less than a month after the first case was detected in the state
The Associated Press17 hours ago
FILE - In this March 25, 2020 file photo, Republican senators observe social distancing as other senators have live-streamed the senate session, in Harrisburg, Pa. In state capitols across the U.S., lawmakers have ditched decorum and sidestepped traditional public meeting requirements in a rush to pass legislation funding the fight against the coronavirus and aiding residents affected by the widespread shut down of commerce.  (Dan Gleiter/The Patriot-News via AP, File)
Legislatures meet remotely, limit public as virus spreadsConcerns about the coronavirus are changing the way democracy works in the U.S. In state capitols across the country, lawmakers have ditched decorum and sidestepped traditional public meeting requirements to abide by “social distancing" directives
The Associated Press18 hours ago
This March 24, 2020 photo shows a pizza made by Michael Morin, co-owner of Federico's Pizza in Belmar N.J. He and his brother took out a $50,000 line of credit to ensure that their employees can stay on the payroll for at least two months during the virus outbreak. That prompted an outpouring of donations from customers wanting to send pizzas to hospital workers and first responders. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
Pizzeria borrows to keep workers on job, spurs donations With restaurants closed for all but takeout orders during the coronavirus outbreak, the owners of a pizzeria at the Jersey Shore could have shut down and laid off their 20 employees
The Associated Press19 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 25, 2020 file photo, medical personnel are silhouetted against the back of a tent before the start of coronavirus testing in the parking lot outside of Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. As cases skyrocket in the U.S. and Europe, it’s becoming more clear that how healthy you were before the pandemic began plays a key role in how you fare regardless of how old you are. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Age is not the only risk for severe coronavirus diseaseOlder people remain most at risk of dying as the new coronavirus continues its rampage around the globe, but they're far from the only ones vulnerable
The Associated Press20 hours ago
In this photo taken March 20, 2020, Mike Johnston, a clerk at the Maupin Market in tiny Maupin, Oregon, wipes down the ice cream case to protect customers from the new coronavirus. Tiny towns tucked into Oregon's windswept plains and cattle ranches miles from anywhere in South Dakota might not have had a single case of the new coronavirus yet, but their residents fear the spread of the disease to areas with scarce medical resources, the social isolation that comes when the only diner in town closes its doors and the economic free fall that's already hitting them hard. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)
Counties without coronavirus are mostly rural, poorAs the coronavirus rages through Europe, and major American cities like New York and Los Angeles, more than a third of counties across the U.S. still have not reported a positive test result for infection across what are predominantly rural areas
The Associated Press1 day ago
An Indian migrant laborer's family is silhouetted as they make the journey to their village by foot, following a lockdown amid concern over spread of coronavirus in New Delhi, India, Saturday, March 28, 2020. Authorities sent a fleet of buses to the outskirts of India's capital on Saturday to meet an exodus of migrant workers desperately trying to reach their home villages during the world's largest coronavirus lockdown. Thousands of people, mostly young male day laborers but also families, fled their New Delhi homes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day lockdown that began on Wednesday and effectively put millions of Indians who live off daily earnings out of work. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
The week that was: Stories from the coronavirus sagaThe world changed remarkably this past week as the coronavirus marched across the world and humanity tried to cope
The Associated Press1 day ago
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