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The Latest: Another PGA Tour player tests positive for virus

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Chad Campbell is the sixth player to test positive for the coronavirus as the PGA Tour enters its fourth week of the restart. Campbell played the first event back...

 

Oklahoma voters to decide whether to expand Medicaid

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma voters are deciding Tuesday whether to expand Medicaid to tens of thousands of low-income residents and become the first state to amend their Constitution to do so. While an increasing number of Oklahoma voters took...

 

The Latest: 371 tests positive at Missouri chicken plant

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Tyson Foods has announced that 371 employees at its chicken processing plant in the far southwestern corner of Missouri have tested positive for COVID-19. The company said in a news release Friday that it tested 1,142 employees...

 

Average US gas price up 6 cents over 2 weeks to $2.22/gallon

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline increased by 6 cents over the past two weeks, to $2.22 per gallon. That's 51 cents below the average pump price from a year ago. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the...

 

The Latest: Texas surpasses 5,000 virus hospitalizations

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas has surpassed 5,000 hospitalized coronavirus patients for the first time as Gov. Greg Abbott continues a dramatic retreat in his aggressive reopening of America's second-biggest state. In Houston, county officials Friday...

 

The Latest: NFLPA advises halt to private workouts together

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The medical director of the NFL players' union has recommended that all players stop private workouts together. Dr. Thom Mayer told members of the NFLPA in a messag...

 

The Latest: Official describes 'great job' opening US safely

WASHINGTON -- The acting U.S. homeland security secretary says he thinks the Trump administration is doing a "great job" with reopening the country during the coronavirus epidemic despite infections rising in key states. Chad Wolf told NBC's "Meet...

 

The Latest: UN seeks urgent funding for virus aid transport

UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations' food agency says ít needs immediate funding to prevent a shutdown in late July of the global transport system that has been delivering tons of masks, gloves and other critical equipment for the coronavirus...

 

This Date in Baseball

June 15 1902 — Corsicana defeated Texarkana 51-3 in a Texas League game. Nig Clark of Corsicana took advantage of the small park and hit eight homers. Some telegraph operators, thinking there was a mistake, reported the score as 5-3. 1925 — The...

 

Weekend Sports in Brief

GOLF FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Daniel Berger was playing some of the best golf that no one noticed. Three months away because of the COVID-19 pandemic didn't slow his momentum. The PGA Tour made a healthy return to golf at the Charles Schwab...

 

The Latest: Tulsa virus spike linked to recent indoor events

OKLAHOMA CITY — Health officials in Oklahoma say a spike in coronavirus cases in the Tulsa area is linked to indoor events and are warning people attending such events to take health safety precautions. The Tulsa Health Department's warning Friday...

 

The Latest: Texas has new high for virus hospitalizations

AUSTIN, Texas — Daily coronavirus hospitalizations in Texas have reached a new high for a third time in four days as state officials continue to loosen restrictions on public activities. Health officials said Friday that 2,166 patients were in...

 

The Latest: National Soccer Hall of Fame to reopen Wednesday

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The National Soccer Hall of Fame is reopening for the first time in nearly three months. The museum in Frisco, Texas, will reopen to the public Wednesday at 50% of...

 

Gold and diamonds lose luster, but garden supply sales shine

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Tuesday related to the national and global response, the work place and the spread of the virus. ________________________...

 

The Latest: Trump plans 1st COVID-19 era rally next week

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he's planning to hold his first rally of the COVID-19 era next Friday in Tulsa, Oklahoma. And he says he's planning more events in Florida, Texas and Arizona as well. Trump made the announcement during a...

 

Oklahoma reports additional death, 55 new COVID-19 cases

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma health officials on Monday reported 55 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death. The Department of Health reported the latest death was a Tulsa County woman older than 65 who died Friday. The state's latest...

 

New this week: Spike Lee flick, 'Artemis Fowl,' Norah Jones

Here's a collection curated by The Associated Press' entertainment journalists of what's arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES "Da 5 Bloods": It's always the right time for a Spike Lee joint and thankfully Netflix...

 

NASCAR updates schedule through Aug. 2

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ NASCAR is set to run its All-Star race on a Wednesday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway and added one more weeknight Cup Series race as part of its latest revised...

 

OSBI: Poteau police officer shoots, kills woman with knife

POTEAU, Okla. (AP) — A police officer in southeast Oklahoma shot and killed a knife-wielding woman in her home early Wednesday, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation said. Officers from Poteau, Oklahoma, and LeFlore County responded at about...

 

Family of Bartlesville man shot by police files lawsuit

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The family of a man shot and killed by a Bartlesville police officer in 2019 filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city and two of its officers. The estate of Thomas Gay filed the suit Monday in federal court in Tulsa,...

 

This Date in Baseball

June 1 1923 — The New York Giants scored in every inning to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 22-8 at the Baker Bowl. 1925 — Lou Gehrig batted for Pee Wee Wanninger in the eighth and replaced Wally Pipp at first base to start his streak of 2,130...

 

2020 NFL Preseason Schedule

All Times EDT HALL OF FAME WEEK Thursday, Aug. 6 Pittsburgh vs. Dallas at Canton, Ohio, 8 p.m. (NBC) WEEK 1 Thursday, Aug. 13 Philadelphia at Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Detroit at New England, 7:30 p.m. Jacksonville at Carolina, 7:30 p.m. N.Y. Giants at...

 

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for July delivery rose 90 cents to settle at $33.71 a barrel Thursday. Brent crude oil for July delivery rose 55 cents to $35.29 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery rose 1 cent to $1 a gallon. June heating oil...

 

Protests over George Floyd's death spread across the nation

Developments across the United States in connection with the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody: ___ ATLANTA — Protesters in Atlanta appeared to shove officers and throw water bottles at authorities while protesting the death of...

 

The Latest: New York Times' front-page lists virus victims

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: ...

 

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