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AP News in Brief at 6:04 p.m. EDT

AP News in Brief at 6:04 p.m. EDT.
October 25, 2020, 3:06 PM

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New storm Zeta a hurricane threat to Mexico, US Gulf Coast

Newly formed Tropical Storm Zeta is barely advancing in the western Caribbean, but forecasters say it poses the risk of a rain-heavy hurricane for Mexico’s resort-dotted Yucatan Peninsula and the U.S. Gulf Coast.
October 25, 2020, 2:31 PM
Fear and anxiety spike in virus hot spots across US

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Fear and anxiety spike in virus hot spots across US

About half of U.S. states have seen their highest daily coronavirus infection numbers so far at some point in October, and the country as a whole came very close to back-to-back record daily infection rates on Friday and Saturday.
October 25, 2020, 12:35 PM
Thai protesters rally ahead of parliamentary debate

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Thai protesters rally ahead of parliamentary debate

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters have gathered in Thailand’s capital again, seeking to keep up pressure on the government a day ahead of a special session of Parliament called to try to ease political tensions.
October 25, 2020, 7:34 AM