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A woman takes in an art exhibit from the backseat of a car as she is driven through a warehouse displaying paintings and photos in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, July 24, 2020, amid the new coronavirus pandemic. Galleries, cinemas, theaters and museums are closed due to the restrictive measures to avoid the spread of COVID-19, but a group of artists and a curator found a way to overcome the restrictions to share their art with the residents of Brazil’s largest city. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

Galleries shut by COVID-19, Brazil has a drive-thru art show

Jul. 24, 2020 7:30 PM EDT

SAO PAULO (AP) — With galleries and museums shuttered for the coronavirus pandemic, a Brazilian art gallery owner decided to adapt the culture of drive-in movies to the visual arts and inaugurated a drive-thru exhibition in Sao Paulo. “DriveThru.Art” displays art works on 18 panels measuring...

This photo provided by Ford shows the redesigned 2021 Ford F-150. The all-new F-150 offers a full hybrid powertrain and several cab and bed configurations, and it promises the most power of any full-size pickup truck. (Courtesy of Ford Motor Co. via AP)

Edmunds: Top 5 upcoming vehicles to be excited about

Jul. 22, 2020 6:00 AM EDT

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way automakers debut their vehicles. Large auto shows have been canceled, and many planned vehicle debuts have been delayed. Still, despite the upheaval, vehicles are coming out. Edmunds’ experts have picked five of what they think will be the most exciting vehicles...

The Citroen e-C4 all electric hatchback is display during a media presentation in Paris, Tuesday, June 30, 2020. PSA Group's Citroen Brand is showing off a new version of its C4 compact hatchback, a model that will be key to the company's sales prospects as it faces a highly competitive European car market that faces severe headwinds from the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

Citroen unveils new hatchback as virus pushes event online

Jun. 30, 2020 4:59 PM EDT

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — PSA Group unveiled one of its most important new models Tuesday with 20 people physically present and 2,600 watching online - a marketing configuration that the coronavirus seems likely to accelerate across the industry now that next year's Geneva auto show was cancelled. The...

People stand by tea lights after nursing home workers and advocates lit over 3,400 of them on the steps of the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Thursday, June 18, 2020, to represent the women and men who have died of COVID-19 in Pennsylvania nursing homes. The event was part of a National Nursing Home Day of Action. (Sean Simmers/The Patriot-News via AP)

Wolf loosens restrictions in last of counties except Lebanon

Jun. 19, 2020 7:21 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Heavily populated regions of Pennsylvania that were among the hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic will move next week into the "green” phase of Gov. Tom Wolf's reopening plan, meaning gyms, salons and theaters can reopen and people can gather in larger groups, his...

Utility regulators keep moratorium on service terminations

Jun. 18, 2020 8:07 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Public Utility Commission on Thursday rejected an attempt by one of its members to end its three-month-old moratorium preventing utilities from terminating service to non-paying customers while the state fights the spread of the coronavirus. The motion failed on a 2-2...

In a Wednesday, June 10, 2020 photo, Ellen Jones, of McCandless, prepares to sit down to visit her father Elliott Tanack, a resident of the Jewish Association on Aging's Charles Morris Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, through a plexiglass barrier at the facility, in Squirrel Hill, Pa. (Alexandra Wimley/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)

Court to weigh state's request to close Carlisle auto show

Jun. 17, 2020 9:46 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The state Health Department's effort to shut down a large auto show in central Pennsylvania over claims it represents a risk to the public will be the subject of an emergency hearing, a state court said late Wednesday. The order from Commonwealth Court scheduled a Thursday morning...

Group: Pandemic caused millions in Detroit convention losses

Jun. 14, 2020 4:55 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau says the Detroit area has lost out on more than $200 million through cancellations of convention and other business gatherings during the coronavirus pandemic. The actual amount of money lost amid virus-related lockdowns and closures is...

Disbarment urged for attorney who spat on teen during march

Jun. 9, 2020 9:05 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Some are calling for the disbarment of an attorney who spat on a high school student during an anti-racism rally and march in a Milwaukee suburb. Lawyer Stephanie Rapkin, who is white, showed up at the protest Saturday in Shorewood and parked her car in the street, blocking the march. ...