Sunday July 5th, 2020 6:28AM

The Associated Press

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The Associated Press
US holiday fuels worries about skyrocketing virus cases
The United States has dipped under 50,000 new daily infections for the first time in four days, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University
6:17AM ( 11 minutes ago )
At least 12 wounded in shooting at South Carolina nightclub
A sheriff says a shooting at a South Carolina nightclub left at least 12 people wounded
5:54AM ( 33 minutes ago )
The Latest: US dips under 50,000 new coronavirus cases
The United States has dipped under 50,000 new coronavirus cases for the first time in four days, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, but experts fear celebrations for the July 4th Independence Day weekend will act like rocket fuel for the nation’s surging outbreak
5:53AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Japan floods leave up to 34 dead, many at nursing homes
Deep floodwaters and the risk of more mudslides that left at least 34 people confirmed or presumed dead are hampering search and rescue operations in southern Japan, including at elderly home facilities where more than a dozen died and scores are still stranded
5:35AM ( 52 minutes ago )
Rocket fired toward US Embassy in Iraq injures child
The Iraqi military says a rocket aimed at Baghdad’s fortified Green Zone, home of the U.S. embassy, struck a residential house and injured a child
5:30AM ( 57 minutes ago )
Israel, Palestinians face new restrictions amid virus surge
Israel has ordered thousands of people into quarantine after a contentious phone surveillance program resumed as Palestinians in the West Bank returned to life under lockdown after both areas saw surges in coronavirus cases
4:46AM ( 1 hour ago )
Georgia State Patrol headquarters in Atlanta vandalized
The Georgia State Patrol headquarters in Atlanta was vandalized early Sunday by protesters who appeared to set off at least one firework inside the building
4:36AM ( 1 hour ago )
Sheriff: 12 wounded in shooting at South Carolina nightclub
A sheriff's official says a shooting at a South Carolina nightclub has left 12 people in “various conditions.”
4:32AM ( 1 hour ago )
Crunch, crunch: Africa's locust outbreak is far from over
The crunch of young locusts comes with nearly every step
3:50AM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: South Africa's daily rise surpasses 10,000
For the first time, South Africa is reporting more than 10,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases in a single day
3:44AM ( 2 hours ago )