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Biden: Global vaccinations to be 'constant project for a long time,' says US may be able to donate 1 billion more doses

Jun. 13, 2021 10:25 AM EDT
NEWQUAY, England (AP) — Biden: Global vaccinations to be 'constant project for a long time,' says US may be able to donate 1 billion more doses.

The Latest: Šilhavý says no hard feelings with Scotland

Jun. 13, 2021 10:17 AM EDT

The Latest on soccer’s European Championship: ___ Czech Republic coach Jaroslav Šilhavý doesn’t believe there are any hard feelings between Scotland and his team after a racist incident involving Slavia Prague defender Ondřej Kúdela and...

Headed to opposition, Netanyahu vows to return to power

Jun. 13, 2021 10:16 AM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is vowing to lead his Likud Party back to power. Netanyahu is slated to become opposition leader later Sunday when parliament is expected to approve a vote of confidence in a new coalition formed by his...

After G-7, Biden says he's reestablishing US credibility

Jun. 13, 2021 10:16 AM EDT

NEWQUAY, England (AP) — President Joe Biden on Sunday said the United States had restored its presence on the world stage as he used his first overseas trip since taking office to connect with a new generation of leaders from some of the world’s most powerful countries and more closely...

Aid for Navajo ranchers hit by drought, pandemic on its way

Jun. 13, 2021 10:12 AM EDT

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo ranchers impacted by the pandemic and ongoing drought may soon qualify for assistance to supplement their livestock with hay and grain. The Navajo Nation Council passed legislation earlier this year to allocate $4 million for hay, grain...

Wyoming store a witness to national collector card craze

Jun. 13, 2021 10:11 AM EDT

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — In a year when sports and trading card collecting has set records and sold out of stores, four athletes known by a single name top the list of most popular cards, joined by an unlikely addition. Kobe. LeBron. Michael. Zion. ...

The Latest: Biden lauds G7, heads to Brussels for NATO talks

Jun. 13, 2021 10:07 AM EDT

The Latest on the Group of Seven nations meeting being held in England: NEWQUAY, England — President Joe Biden has closed his first Group of Seven leaders’ summit, saying it was an “extraordinary, collaborative and productive meeting.” Biden...

Pope demands food aid reach starving people of Tigray

Jun. 13, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis demanded Sunday that humanitarian aid reach hungry people in the war-torn Tigray region of northern Ethiopia, where Ethiopian and Eritrean soldiers are blocking food deliveries and other assistance. Francis called for an immediate end to the...

Drug overdoses rise in NH; Hospitalizations in MA drop

Jun. 13, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

A look at pandemic-related news around New England on Sunday: NEW HAMPSHIRE As the number of COVID-19 cases have fallen and restrictions have been dropped in New Hampshire, drug overdoses are on the rise in some cities. Suspected...

2 confidants of senior Jordan royal charged with sedition

Jun. 13, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The prosecutor of Jordan's state security court on Sunday filed sedition and incitement charges against two confidants of King Abdullah II’s half-brother Hamzah, marking the latest step in a rare, intrigue-filled palace drama that has rattled the Western-backed...