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Boston public schools to start; NH high school sports resume

Sep. 20, 2020 4:51 PM EDT

A look at developments related to the coronavirus in New England on Sunday: ___ MASSACHUSETTS Boston Public Schools are starting up on Monday with full remote learning amid the coronavirus pandemic. Schools will later move to a hybrid model that will include some in-person learning. Boston Schools...

Honolulu police arrest 2, close bar after COVID-19 violation

Sep. 19, 2020 1:20 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu liquor and law enforcement officials say they have arrested multiple people and closed down a bar for violating restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Brix and Bones sports bar was shut down after it remained opened despite public health orders that require bars...

CU football operations head cited for 108-person team hike

Sep. 18, 2020 8:34 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Bryan McGinnis, director of the University of Colorado's football operations, was cited Friday for violating coronavirus-related public health orders after a team practice mountain hike involving 108 people, many of them not wearing masks or social distancing, the City of Boulder...

Lawrence ordinance makes it easier to crack down on partiers

Sep. 18, 2020 5:55 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Lawrence officials are giving police more power to enforce crowd size limits and other health orders designed to stem the spread of the coronavirus after neighbors raised concerns about large house parties near the University of Kansas campus. City commissioners voted 4-1 Thursday to...

State Police: Man charged with DUI after hitting patrol car

Sep. 14, 2020 11:43 AM EDT

REHOBOTH, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man was charged with driving under the influence after he side swiped a State Police vehicle, authorities said. Gregory Brown, 70, was also charged with failure to yield Saturday morning, a State Police news release said. A State Police trooper was performing a traffic...

College students test positive for coronavirus, throw party

Sep. 11, 2020 7:55 PM EDT

A college student house held a party over the Labor Day weekend that included people who had recently tested positive for the coronavirus, according to police body camera footage. Oxford police cited six men who attended a house party near Miami University on Saturday for violating the state's mass gathering and...

FILE - In this June 28, 2020 file photo, armed homeowners Mark and Patricia McCloskey, standing in front of their house along Portland Place, confront protesters marching to St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson's house in the Central West End of St. Louis. St. Louis police said Friday, Sept. 11 that they have issued trespassing citations to nine people who participated in the protest on June 28 on the private street near the couple's home. (Laurie Skrivan/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File)

Citations for 9 people who demonstrated near McCloskey home

Sep. 11, 2020 3:52 PM EDT

O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — Nine protesters have been issued trespassing summonses for marching onto a private St. Louis street in June, a demonstration that prompted a couple to emerge from their home with guns to confront the demonstrators. Mark and Patricia McCloskey were both charged in July with unlawful use...

UT-Knoxville leader: COVID case count rising 'way too fast'

Sep. 8, 2020 7:22 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The chancellor of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville said Tuesday that COVID-19 cases are increasing “way too fast” and that specific actions to address the jump will be announced in the coming days. In an online message, Chancellor Donde Plowman said there are...

New Orleans officials express concern over Labor Day crowds

Sep. 6, 2020 6:07 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Large crowds in New Orleans over the Labor Day weekend prompted city officials to issue a warning that the activity could cause a spike in coronavirus cases and that businesses will face citations for violating rules. “The city is aware of large crowd activity in violation of the...

Pennsylvania State troopers pull over vehicles on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020,  along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Breezewood, Pa. Police around the country are reporting that as roads and highways emptied during the pandemic, some remaining drivers took advantage by pushing well past the speed limit. It's a trend that statistics show is continuing even as states reopen. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

As pandemic raged, roadways became speedways

Sep. 6, 2020 9:25 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some drivers took advantage of roads and highways emptied by the coronavirus pandemic by pushing well past the speed limit, a trend that continues even as states try to get back to normal. The Iowa State Patrol recorded a 101% increase from January through August over the four-year...