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Tuesday August 9th, 2022 3:08PM

AP Top News at 6:39 a.m. EDT

By The Associated Press
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Progress made in fight against California fire that killed 2
Rainy and cloudy weather has helped firefighters battling a wildfire in Northern California that killed at least two people and burned 100 homes and other buildings
7:43AM ( 6 minutes ago )
Brittney Griner back in Russian court on cannabis charge
American basketball star Brittney Griner is back in court for her trial for cannabis possession amid U.S. diplomatic efforts to secure her release
7:21AM ( 28 minutes ago )
Caterpillar posts second-quarter earnings of $1.67 billion.
Caterpillar Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.67 billion
7:08AM ( 41 minutes ago )
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Pelosi leaves Malaysia, tensions rise over Taiwan visit
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has left Malaysia and is expected to visit Taiwan, escalating tensions with Beijing, which claims the self-ruled island as its own territory
6:06AM ( 1 hour ago )
EXPLAINER: How health care for vets became fight in Congress
A bill that enhances health care and disability benefits for millions of veterans exposed to toxic burn pits has hit a snag in the Senate
6:05AM ( 1 hour ago )
Bad weather in Black Sea slows 1st Ukrainian grain shipment
The first cargo ship to leave Ukraine since Russia invaded its neighbor more than five months ago has run into bad weather in the Black Sea and is set to arrive later than scheduled in Istanbul
5:34AM ( 2 hours ago )
AP National News
2 found dead in charred car within California wildfire zone
At least two people have died from a raging California blaze that's one of several menacing thousands of homes Monday in the Western U.S. The Siskyou County Sheriff's Office says two bodies were found inside a charred vehicle Sunday in a driveway of a home near the remote community of Klamath River in Northern California
11:08PM ( 8 hours ago )
California governor declares monkeypox state of emergency
California’s governor has declared a state of emergency to speed efforts to combat the monkeypox outbreak
10:58PM ( 8 hours ago )
More rain, more bodies in flooded Kentucky mountain towns
Another round of rainstorms are hitting flooded Kentucky mountain communities
10:39PM ( 9 hours ago )
Top General short headlines
Brittney Griner back in Russian court on cannabis charge
American basketball star Brittney Griner is back in court for her trial for cannabis possession amid U.S. diplomatic efforts to secure her release
7:21AM ( 29 minutes ago )
Caterpillar posts second-quarter earnings of $1.67 billion.
Caterpillar Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.67 billion
7:08AM ( 41 minutes ago )
Taliban under scrutiny as US kills al-Qaida leader in Kabul
The U.S. drone strike that killed al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri is intensifying global scrutiny of Afghanistan’s Taliban rulers
7:00AM ( 49 minutes ago )
Pelosi believed headed to Taiwan, raising tension with China
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has left Malaysia and is expected to visit Taiwan, escalating tensions with Beijing, which claims the self-ruled island as its own territory
6:47AM ( 1 hour ago )
Pompeo to headline fundraiser in early-voting South Carolina
Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is headlining a major gathering of Republicans in South Carolina as he considers a 2024 White House bid
6:47AM ( 1 hour ago )