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Sunday August 9th, 2020 3:36PM

AP Top News at 11:03 a.m. EDT

By The Associated Press
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Another postponement rattles MLB; Brewers' Cain opts out
The coronavirus has forced baseball’s 17th postponement in 10 days, prompting at least two more players to opt out and casting doubt the league can complete the 2020 season
1:30PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Brees will stand for anthem, but respects those who kneel
Saints quarterback Drew Brees says he’ll remain standing for “The Star Spangled Banner,” but professed respect and support for those who protest racism and social injustice by kneeling during the national anthem
1:24PM ( 31 minutes ago )
Hurricane Isaias lashes Bahamas, virus-hit Florida braces
Hurricane Isaias has snapped trees and knocked out power while blowing through the Bahamas on Saturday
1:23PM ( 32 minutes ago )
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Trump says he'll act to ban TikTok in US as soon as Saturday
President Donald Trump says he will take action as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok, a popular Chinese-owned video app that has been a source of national security and censorship concerns
1:01PM ( 54 minutes ago )
Mexico No. 3 in virus deaths; storm could hinder US response
Mexico now has the third most COVID-19 deaths in the world, behind Brazil and the United States
12:22PM ( 1 hour ago )
Thousands protest in Berlin against coronavirus restrictions
Thousands have converged in Berlin to protest Germany's coronavirus restrictions at a demonstration proclaiming “the end of the pandemic” has arrived
12:13PM ( 1 hour ago )
AP National News
No new positives for Marlins, Phils; 2B Isan Diaz opts out
A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that the Miami Marlins have received no new positive results in their latest round of coronavirus testing
11:02AM ( 2 hours ago )
Negotiators huddle in Capitol after $600 benefit expires
Washington talks on a huge COVID relief bill have resumed, focused on restoring a newly expired $600-per-week supplemental unemployment benefit, a fresh $1,200 direct payment to most Americans, and hundreds of billions of dollars in other aid to states, businesses, and the poor
10:34AM ( 3 hours ago )
Trump, GOP soften on opposition to $600 jobless benefit
Washington talks on a huge COVID relief bill have resumed, focused on restoring a newly-expired $600-per-week supplemental unemployment benefit, a fresh $1,200 direct payment to most Americans, and hundreds of billions of dollars in other aid to states, businesses, and the poor
9:59AM ( 3 hours ago )
Top General short headlines
Another postponement rattles MLB; Brewers' Cain opts out
The coronavirus has forced baseball’s 17th postponement in 10 days, prompting at least two more players to opt out and casting doubt the league can complete the 2020 season
1:30PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Brees will stand for anthem, but respects those who kneel
Saints quarterback Drew Brees says he’ll remain standing for “The Star Spangled Banner,” but professed respect and support for those who protest racism and social injustice by kneeling during the national anthem
1:24PM ( 31 minutes ago )
Hurricane Isaias lashes Bahamas, virus-hit Florida braces
Hurricane Isaias has snapped trees and knocked out power while blowing through the Bahamas on Saturday
1:23PM ( 32 minutes ago )
Pulisic the 1st American man to score in an FA Cup final
Christian Pulisic has become the first American man to score in an FA Cup final
1:15PM ( 41 minutes ago )
Hurricane Isaias lashes Bahamas while Florida battens down
Hurricane Isaias has snapped trees and knocked out power while blowing through the Bahamas on Saturday
1:10PM ( 46 minutes ago )