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Thursday June 24th, 2021 8:30AM

AP Top News at 7:57 a.m. EDT

By The Associated Press
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Few parents, coaches still fighting charges in college scam
After a slew of guilty pleas, just 15 of the nearly 60 charged in the college admissions admissions bribery scheme that rocked the U.S. educational system are still fighting the charges
8:09AM ( 8 minutes ago )
Top Belarus activist says authorities threatened to kill her
A prominent opposition activist who resisted her forcible expulsion from Belarus by ripping up her passport has accused Belarusian authorities of threatening to kill her
7:55AM ( 22 minutes ago )
Global markets turn lower with focus on tech stocks
Global stocks have turned lower as investors focus on volatility in tech stocks
7:44AM ( 33 minutes ago )
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Chiefs nix headdresses, face paint to start NFL season
Kansas City Chiefs fans who file into Arrowhead Stadium for a masked and socially distanced start to the NFL season won’t be wearing headdresses or face paint amid a nationwide push for racial justice following the police-custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis
6:43AM ( 1 hour ago )
Asia Today: India has record spike of 95K new virus cases
India reported another record spike of 95,735 new coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours as the virus spreads beyond its major cities
6:13AM ( 2 hours ago )
5 Things to Know for Today
Here are a few things to know about the day’s news from The Associated Press
5:58AM ( 2 hours ago )
AP National News
California wildfires growing bigger, moving faster than ever
Fire experts say California is seeing more extreme fire behavior driven by drought and warming temperatures that can spread flames far more rapidly, leaving less time for warnings or evacuations
12:50AM ( 7 hours ago )
Official claims pressure to alter Homeland Security intel
An official at the Department of Homeland Security says he was pressured by agency leaders to make his intelligence reports reflect the priorities of the Trump administration
12:27AM ( 7 hours ago )
Book: Kim Jong Un told Trump about killing his uncle
President Donald Trump’s comments about the threat from the novel coronavirus have attracted widespread attention after excerpts of journalist Bob Woodward’s book “Rage” were released
12:15AM ( 8 hours ago )
Top General short headlines
Few parents, coaches still fighting charges in college scam
After a slew of guilty pleas, just 15 of the nearly 60 charged in the college admissions admissions bribery scheme that rocked the U.S. educational system are still fighting the charges
8:09AM ( 8 minutes ago )
Top Belarus activist says authorities threatened to kill her
A prominent opposition activist who resisted her forcible expulsion from Belarus by ripping up her passport has accused Belarusian authorities of threatening to kill her
7:55AM ( 22 minutes ago )
Global markets turn lower with focus on tech stocks
Global stocks have turned lower as investors focus on volatility in tech stocks
7:44AM ( 33 minutes ago )
China says ambassador hacked in 'like' of pornographic tweet
China's embassy in Britain is demanding that Twitter investigate after its ambassador's official account liked a pornographic tweet
7:39AM ( 39 minutes ago )
Huge fire breaks out at Beirut port a month after explosion
A huge fire has broken out at the Port of Beirut, triggering panic among residents a month after the massive blast
7:33AM ( 44 minutes ago )