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NASHVILLE, Tenn. | The Latest: Prine wins artist of the year Americana award

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Latest on Americana Music Association’s Honors and Awards, which is being presented at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium (all times local): 9:50 p.m. Folk singer-songwriter John Prine won artist of the year for the second time in a row at the Americana Music Honors and Awards on Wednesday, while Jason Isbell took home … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn. | The Latest: Prine wins artist of the year Americana award

ATLANTA | Georgia county scraps plan to close most polling places

ATLANTA  — Election officials in a majority black Georgia county voted Friday to scrap a widely condemned proposal to eliminate most of their polling places. Concern about the proposal to close seven of nine voting locations in the rural county was “overwhelming,” and is “an encouraging reminder that protecting the right to vote remains a … Continue reading ATLANTA | Georgia county scraps plan to close most polling places

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip  | The Latest: WHO says wounded ‘overwhelming’ Gaza hospitals

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip  — The Latest on developments at the Gaza border (all times local): 1:10 p.m. The World Health Organization says the number of protesters wounded in border clashes with Israel was “very overwhelming” for Gaza’s health system. Citing figures from the Health Ministry and a group of aid agencies, WHO official Mahmoud … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip  | The Latest: WHO says wounded ‘overwhelming’ Gaza hospitals