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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Families trying to squeeze in a summer vacation before school starts better do some homework on COVID-19 restrictions before loading up the minivan.

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Leaders on all levels — from the president to governors to school district heads — are looking for the perfect solution to returning children back to school. Or at least a viable solution. Meanwhile, children wait to learn what their 2020-2021 school year will look like.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, both promise sweeping progress over the next four years — via starkly different paths.

Galveston County's top public health official weighed in late Friday on the controversial issue of when and how schools should reopen this fall. 

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The Galveston County Medical Examiner's Office reported more deaths this month than it has at any point in the past five years. It could be a reflection of the pandemic's toll, outside of official statistics.

Galveston County cities such as La Marque, Dickinson, Hitchcock and Texas City that have devoted some of their economic development money to helping local businesses stay afloat during the COVID-19 recession should be commended.