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GALLERIES: Coronavirus

Nagasaki marks 75th anniversary of U.S. A-bomb attack at end of WWII

The Japanese city of Nagasaki on Sunday marked its 75th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing, with the mayor and dwindling survivors urging world leaders including their own to do more for a nuclear weapons ban.

Census Bureau drop-outs over virus complicate head count

Bob Garick was looking forward to being a field supervisor during the door-knocking phase of the 2020 census, but as the number of new coronavirus cases in Florida shot up last month, he changed his mind.

WNBA roundup

Jewell Loyd scored 20 points and Breanna Stewart added 15 points and Seattle used the second quarter to take control in a 74-68 win over Phoenix.

NHL roundup

Rookie Nicolas Aube-Kubel scored twice, and the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 on Saturday night to clinch the Eastern Conference’s top seed through the playoffs.

Shipyard, union reach tentative deal to end strike in Maine

Navy shipbuilder Bath Iron Works and production workers reached a tentative agreement to end a strike that has stretched on for more than a month during a pandemic, officials announced Saturday.


Should high school students play this year?

The announcement that UConn did not feel it could safely carry out its football season has to, at the very least, raise uncertainty about the prospects for high school sports.

Senate must recognize the national emergency

Expectations that the nation would get control of the pandemic have been dashed. There will be no quick recovery. More relief from Washington is critical.

Wearing a mask is not about rights

As school year nears, no normal in sight

It is difficult to calculate the damage that is being done to long-term learning for the students deprived since March of a traditional classroom education.

Don't be a jerk

Expose the unpatriotic behavior of those who would rather complain than comply, who are so quick to talk about their rights but in the process forget their responsibilities.