Under lockdown, Israel faces bitter start of Jewish New Year

JERUSALEM (AP) – Eating apples dipped in honey on Rosh Hashana is a Jewish tradition to symbolize a sweet start of the New Year. But in Israel, bitterness prevails on…

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Incumbent mayor of tiny Arizona town faces longtime rival

TUSAYAN, Ariz. (AP) – Along a stretch of highway leading to the Grand Canyon, there’s a hint of an upcoming election: hand-painted signs encourage voters to choose the candidate who…

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Colombia’s Avianca faces rocky road after Chapter 11 filing

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) – Latin American airline giant Avianca is hoping to sail into smoother skies after a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing – but it will take more to keep…

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Little League World Series faces 0-2 count amid coronavirus

Put them in, coach. The boys and girls of summer are ready to play. But Little League, like most of the sports world, has been benched. Youth baseball fields sit…

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