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FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2020, file photo, former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn speaks to Japanese media during an interview in Beirut, Lebanon. U.S. authorities have arrested two men accused of helping former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn flee Japan while awaiting trial on charges of financial misconduct. Michael Taylor and his son Peter Taylor were arrested Wednesday by the U.S. Marshals Service on Wednesday morning in Harvard, Massachusetts.  (Meika Fujio/Kyodo News via AP, File)

2 accused of smuggling ex-Nissan boss out of Japan in a box

May. 20, 2020 7:31 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former Green Beret and his son were arrested Wednesday in Massachusetts on charges they smuggled Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn out of Japan in a box while he awaited trial there on financial misconduct charges. Michael Taylor, a 59-year-old former Green Beret and private...

A couple walks on Revere Beach, Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Revere, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Connecticut parks fill up; Pelosi speaks to Smith grads

May. 17, 2020 8:09 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Here are the latest coronavirus-related developments across New England: CONNECTICUT: The state on Sunday closed several parks because parking lots had reached capacity under social distancing guidelines. They included Sleeping Giant State Park in Hamden and Southford Falls State Park...

FILE - In this April 20, 2020, photo, a test is performed on a patient in a COVID-19 triage tent at St. Joseph's Hospital in Yonkers, N.Y. An Associated Press analysis finds that most states are not meeting the minimum levels of testing suggested by the federal government and recommended by public health researchers even as many of them begin to reopen their shattered economies. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

AP: Most states fall short of coronavirus testing thresholds

May. 2, 2020 12:10 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — As more states begin to relax their coronavirus lockdowns, most are falling short of the minimum levels of testing suggested by the federal government and recommended by a variety of public health researchers, an Associated Press analysis has found. Three months into an unprecedented public...

FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2016, file photo, National Women's Hockey League All-Star players take time for a

Canadian club: US-based women's pro hockey league into Toronto

Apr. 22, 2020 2:36 PM EDT

Three years after helping launch pro women’s hockey in China, Margaret “Digit” Murphy isn’t too concerned about the challenges she and the National Women’s Hockey League face in their bid to expand into Canada. “This is a layup,” Murphy told The Associated Press in...