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Tuesday March 31st, 2020 8:33AM

AP Online Headlines - Washington

White House turns to statistical models for virus forecast
Like forecasters tracking a megastorm, White House officials are relying on statistical models to predict the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and try to protect as many people as possible
7:40AM ( 52 minutes ago )
US extends Iran nuclear cooperation sanctions waivers
The Trump administration is renewing several waivers on U.S. sanctions against Iran, allowing Russian, European and Chinese companies to continue to work on Iran's civilian nuclear facilities without drawing American penalties
7:11AM ( 1 hour ago )
10 Things to Know for Today
Get ready for Tuesday, March 31, with a few things to know about the day’s news from The Associated Press
6:29AM ( 2 hours ago )
Administration to release final rule on mileage rollback
One of the key initiatives aimed at battling climate change is on the verge of being gutted by the Trump administration
5:50AM ( 2 hours ago )
How dire projections, grim images dashed Trump's Easter plan
President Donald Trump backed away from his hopes for an Easter rebirth for the nation's economy after doctors presented him with grim projections on the coronavirus pandemic
5:42AM ( 2 hours ago )
Ukraine approves legislation in a bid for IMF aid
Ukraine's parliament has voted to lift the ban on the sale of farmland in a move that will allow the country to get $8 billion worth of aid from the International Monetary Fund
4:28AM ( 4 hours ago )
Dismantling democracy? Virus used as excuse to quell dissent
In ex-communist Eastern Europe and elsewhere, rulers are assuming more power while they introduce harsh measures they say are necessary to halt coronavirus spread
3:56AM ( 4 hours ago )
What you need to know today about the virus outbreak
New York's governor is pleading for medical volunteers as the death toll from COVID-19 in the state surged past 1,200
9:35PM ( 10 hours ago )
Idaho governor signs into law anti-transgender legislation
Idaho Gov. Brad Little has signed into law two anti-transgender bills, making Idaho the first among more than 40 states that have introduced such legislation this year to enact them
9:20PM ( 11 hours ago )
US set to extend Iran nuclear cooperation sanctions waivers
The Trump administration is poised to renew several waivers on U.S. sanctions against Iran that will allow Russian, European and Chinese companies to continue to work on Iran's civilian nuclear facilities without drawing American penalties
8:21PM ( 12 hours ago )