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Mexico reopening uneven, as virus cases continue high

Jul. 1, 2020 9:14 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City’s reopening varied widely Wednesday, with some people wearing face masks and keeping their distance while others jostled in crowded streets. The limited reopening of restaurants and other businesses in the capital came as cases continued to climb steadily. On...

Restaurant apologizes after Black woman, son denied service

Jun. 23, 2020 5:24 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore restaurant issued an apology Monday after video showed a Black woman and her son being denied service because of the boy's clothes while a white child dressed a similar way had been served. Atlas Restaurant Group, which owns Ouzo Bay, said it was disturbed by the incident and...

In this photo taken on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, American content creator Tamu McPherson sits on the sofa at her home in Milan, Italy. The U.S protests against systemic racism, which are spreading around the globe, are now putting the spotlight on the fashion world in its role as a cultural beacon, and emboldening insiders  -- some with lucrative deals that often assume their discretion -- to speak up.  (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

Luxury fashion challenged to confront racist attitudes

Jun. 22, 2020 8:26 AM EDT

MILAN (AP) — When luxury fashion lined up social media posts to show solidarity with Black Lives Matters protests, brands got a whole lot of blowback. Transgender model and actress Munroe Bergdorf jumped on L'Oreal's #BlackoutTuesday posts to accuse the beauty brand of hypocrisy for having fired her three...

Flagstaff hospital's nurses on front lines of COVID-19 fight

Jun. 14, 2020 11:00 AM EDT

Flagstaff, Ariz. (AP) — In the intensive care unit, nurses and doctors are valued for their ability to take quick and decisive action with every patient who needs the highest level of care for their critical condition. However, nurses and doctors, now on the front lines of COVID-19, have had to restructure...

FILE- In this Feb. 16, 2018 file photo, activists of India's opposition Congress party's youth wing shout slogans against the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as one of them holds a severed head from a cut out photograph of billionaire jeweler Nirav Modi in New Delhi, India. Indian authorities say they have brought from Hong Kong polished diamonds and pearls worth millions of dollars belonging to India’s fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi who is fighting a court battle in London for his extradition to New Delhi.  (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File)

India seizes $180M in jewels from fugitive diamond merchants

Jun. 11, 2020 2:27 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian authorities have seized diamonds, pearls and silver jewelry worth millions of dollars as part of an investigation of a fugitive diamond merchant who is being held in London while fighting his extradition. The seized valuables worth 13.5 billion rupees ($180 million) had been kept in...

Search for missing Colorado boy focuses on river

Jun. 8, 2020 10:19 AM EDT

EAGLE, Colo. (AP) — The search for a 3-year-old boy missing since Friday is focusing on the Eagle River after a piece of his clothing and a phone was found there. The phone that Sebastian Rodriguez Castro was carrying went he went missing was found Sunday in the river below the apartment complex in Eagle...

Demonstrators March Sunday June, 7, 2020 in the Hollywood area of Los Angeles, during a protest over the death of George Floyd who died May 25 after he was restrained by Minneapolis police. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

National Guard to begin leaving California cities

Jun. 8, 2020 2:27 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — National Guard troops will be pulled out of California cities where they have been deployed for a week after rampant violence and thievery marred the first days of protests over the death of George Floyd at the hands of police, officials announced Sunday. The announcement came as...

Visitors leaving the reopened Van Gogh Museum were offered a free sunflower in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Monday, June 1, 2020. The Dutch government took a major step to relax the coronavirus lockdown, with bars, restaurants, cinemas and museums reopening under strict conditions. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

'Welcome Back!' Several famed museums reopen across Europe

Jun. 1, 2020 1:27 PM EDT

AMSTERDAM (AP) — In the Netherlands, the intimate gaze of the Girl with the Pearl Earring can once again startle and entice visitors. Down in Spain, the rusty maze of steel sheets by Richard Serra is a wonderland anew for art lovers. And at the Vatican's Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo's Creation of Adam can...

Pandemic was 'the perfect storm' for prom and wedding stores

May. 31, 2020 12:01 AM EDT

CUMMINGS, Ga. (AP) — Tuxedo WearHouse owners Boyd and Alice Hildebrand know their business inside and out after running the store for more than 35 years. Anytime they find themselves with a problem to solve, they always look to the past to feel out how to solve it. Like most of the world, however, the...

Walmart teams with ThredUP to sell used clothing online

May. 27, 2020 12:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is teaming up with online resale site to offer nearly 750,000 items of used women's and children's clothing and accessories items on its website. The move, announced Wednesday, marks Walmart's entry into the used clothing business, which has been a retailing bright spot....