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Wednesday May 12th, 2021 7:24AM

AP Top News at 12:32 a.m. EDT

By The Associated Press
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Holocaust survivors harness social media to spread knowledge
Alarmed by the rise of online anti-Semitism in the coronavirus pandemic, coupled with studies indicating younger generations lack even basic knowledge of the Nazi genocide, Holocaust survivors are taking to social media to share their experience of how hate speech paved the way for mass murder
12:37AM ( 15 minutes ago )
Asian shares mostly higher after S&P record high
Shares are mostly higher in Asia after a mixed close on Wall Street, where gains for several Big Tech stocks nudged the S&P 500 to a second record high in three days
12:16AM ( 36 minutes ago )
US resumes funding to UN agency for Palestinian refugees
The Biden administration says it has resumed U.S. assistance to the Palestinians, including to the U.N. agency that deals with Palestinian refugees
12:15AM ( 36 minutes ago )
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Expert: Chauvin never took knee off Floyd's neck area
A use-of-force expert says Derek Chauvin had his knee on George Floyd’s neck area the entire time that he was handcuffed behind his back and lying facedown
11:40PM ( 1 hour ago )
China warns Washington not to boycott Winter Olympics
China’s government has warned Washington not to boycott next year’s Winter Olympics in Beijing after the Biden administration said it was talking with allies about a joint approach to complaints of human rights abuses
11:05PM ( 1 hour ago )
Texas investigating abuse allegations at migrant facility
Texas child welfare officials say they've received three reports of abuse and neglect at a San Antonio coliseum that is holding more than 1,600 immigrant teenagers who crossed the southern border
10:40PM ( 2 hours ago )
AP National News
Biden open to compromise on infrastructure, but not inaction
President Joe Biden is drawing a red line on his $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan
9:52PM ( 2 hours ago )
Virginia becomes first Southern state to legalize marijuana
Virginia has become the first Southern state to legalize marijuana
8:22PM ( 4 hours ago )
Augusta National plays through debate over Ga voting law
While a tempest brews outside Magnolia Lane over Georgia’s voting rights law, Augusta National would prefer to keep the focus on blooming azaleas, pimento cheese sandwiches and tricky greens
6:27PM ( 6 hours ago )
Top General short headlines
Holocaust survivors harness social media to spread knowledge
Alarmed by the rise of online anti-Semitism in the coronavirus pandemic, coupled with studies indicating younger generations lack even basic knowledge of the Nazi genocide, Holocaust survivors are taking to social media to share their experience of how hate speech paved the way for mass murder
12:37AM ( 15 minutes ago )
Asian shares mostly higher after S&P record high
Shares are mostly higher in Asia after a mixed close on Wall Street, where gains for several Big Tech stocks nudged the S&P 500 to a second record high in three days
12:16AM ( 36 minutes ago )
US resumes funding to UN agency for Palestinian refugees
The Biden administration says it has resumed U.S. assistance to the Palestinians, including to the U.N. agency that deals with Palestinian refugees
12:15AM ( 36 minutes ago )
Summoning seniors: Big new push to vaccinate older Americans
The Biden administration and allies in the states are combating vaccine hesitancy among older Americans, one person at a time
12:12AM ( 39 minutes ago )
Biden to unveil actions on guns, including new ATF boss
President Joe Biden is preparing to unveil a series of executive actions aimed at addressing gun violence, delivering his first major action on gun control since taking office
12:11AM ( 40 minutes ago )