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Gyms, duck boat tours return in Boston; MGM casino reopens

BOSTON (AP) — Gyms in Boston are welcoming back members and the iconic duck boat tours are rolling again as the city enters the third phase of its coronavirus economic restart. Read more

IMF calls on Lebanese to unite behind government reform plan

BEIRUT (AP) — The International Monetary Fund on Monday urged Lebanese authorities to unite behind a government economic plan that has received a cool reception from the banking sector, saying the country needs a reform program to rescue an economy mired in crisis. Read more

US grapples with pandemic as its origins are traced in China

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida (AP) — The United States was grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world on Monday, as Florida shatt… Read more

The Latest: WHO warns that pandemic is worsening globally

LONDON — The head of the World Health Organization has warned that the COVID-19 pandemic is worsening globally and things won’t return to “… Read more

AP FACT CHECK: Trump team's false comfort on schools, virus

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's aides are misrepresenting the record on kids and the coronavirus as they push for schools to reopen. Read more

Report: New players help Maduro evade tanker sanctions

MIAMI (AP) — As U.S. sanctions scare away the world's largest shippers from Venezuela's oil industry, new players are willing to brave the heightened risks and help keep socialist leader Nicolás Maduro afloat, according to a new report. Read more

Racing Roundup: DiBenedetto takes home third place finish for Wood Brothers; South Boston Speedway focused on hosting 2020 season

Matt DiBenedetto used what he described as some monstrous restarts to drive his No. 21 Menards/Quaker State Ford Mustang from 20th place wi… Read more

Stocks climb worldwide as CEOs prepare latest report cards

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is rising in Monday morning trading as CEOs across the country prepare to tell their investors how much money they made, or lost, in the spring as the coronavirus pandemic pounded the economy. Read more

Here Are 4.8 Million Reasons the Chance of a Second Stimulus Check Just Plummeted

Hopefully you aren't counting on the money! Read more

Martinsville-region COVID-19/coronavirus daily update from state, nation and world: July 13

Record numbers of cases of COVID-19 continue to pile up across the nation. Florida reported 15,000 new cases, a record for any state on any… Read more

Armchair Quarterbacks: Morning Sports Breakdown

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Bitter: Hokies to follow during spring football

Virginia Tech opened spring football practice Saturday, and the media will get what will likely be their only chance to peek at the Hokies on Thursday afternoon. Read more

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Washington's NFL team drops 'Redskins' name after 87 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington NFL franchise announced Monday it is dropping the “Redskins” name and Indian head logo, bowing to recent pressure from sponsors and decades of criticism that they are offensive to Native Americans. Read more

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Racing Roundup: DiBenedetto takes home third place finish for Wood Brothers; South Boston Speedway focused on hosting 2020 season

Matt DiBenedetto used what he described as some monstrous restarts to drive his No. 21 Menards/Quaker State Ford Mustang from 20th place wi… Read more

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It's official: Washington NFL team dropping 'Redskins' name after 87 years

Washington's NFL team is dropping its Redskins nickname. Native American groups have complained for decades that the name is offensive. Read more

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