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Corona virus. Update. I'm Jackie Queen with an AP News Minute the college football season took a big hit today is the Big 10 and Pac 12 canceled their fall football season's because of the pandemic. Florida State's Mike Norval is thinking of his players. They know that the protocols that are in place are safe. They know that this is a place that that they can come too and continue to develop. President Trump was among those pushing for the teams to play. Florida today reports another 5800 new virus cases and 276 deaths, although hospitalizations in the state are coming down. California second largest school district. San Diego's announced stricter reopening guidelines than the rest of the state, saying it will be months before students return to the classroom. A crew member on an Alaska state fairies tested positive for covert 19 It's caused the cancellation of the service in southeast Alaska. I'm Jackie Quinn. There were two developments Tuesday related to the death last August of 23 year old Elijah McClane after he was detained by police in Aurora, Colorado, McLane's parents filed a federal civil rights lawsuit saying, in part they want to send a message that racism and brutality have no place in American law enforcement. Separately, Colorado Attorney General Phil Weisser announced the civil rights investigation of the Aurora Police Department has been underway for several weeks. That probe is separate from an investigation into McLane's death. It was ordered by Colorado Governor Jared Polish last June. I Mike Rossio. AP News I'm Jackie Quinn. Joe Biden has chosen California Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate. This fulfills the wish of those who wanted a woman of color on a major party's presidential ticket for the first time. The 55 year old Harris was elected to the Senate in 2016 after serving as California's attorney general in March after ending her own presidential bid. One of the things that we need right now is we need a leader who really does care about the people. And who can therefore unify the people, and I believe Joe can do that. During one debate, she slammed his past opposition to school busing. Former president Obama is hailing Biden's decision, saying he nailed it. President Trump had a different take. That was a little surprised that the pick a lot of people say that might be the pic. I was more surprised than anything else because She did so poorly, many people did much better than her in the primary. Biden and Harris will make a joint appearance tomorrow in Delaware. A handful of states are holding primaries today, including Minnesota, where outspoken Congresswoman Ilhan Omar is facing a challenge in Colorado. The attorney general's launched a civil rights investigation into the Aurora Police Department. Over the chokehold death of Elijah McClane last year. Russia says it's approved a Corona virus vaccine are Charles delayed asthma reports, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Cesar says it's more important to have a safe and effective vaccine against the Corona virus than to be the first to produce it. Meanwhile, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway has expressed skepticism about the testing backing up Russia's claim. New York's Corona virus death toll in nursing homes one of the highest in the nation. Could be an undercount. The state was only recording the deaths of those who died on nursing home property, Not those who died in hospitals. The Big 10 impact 12 or postponing the start of college basketball. This is AP News. US wholesale prices shot up unexpectedly in July, the biggest gain in nearly two years. The Labor Department says. The producer Price index jumped 6/10 of a point last month, its biggest game since October 2018. Thie increases about double what economists were expecting. Energy prices were up 5% in July want gasoline prices surged 10% higher. Excluding the volatile food and energy prices. Core consumer prices rose 1/2 a percent last month. Over the past year, Producer prices and core prices have been down as inflation has been held in check by the recession caused by the Corona virus outbreak. Mike help in Washington, the 36 year old daughter of New York Giants co owner Steve Tisch has died. The family released a statement that Hilary Tisch had battled depression and that they were utterly heartbroken. Jackie Quinn AP News I might cross CIA reporting A civil rights lawsuit has been filed against the Aurora, Colorado Police Department. The parents of Elijah McLane, who died last year while in custody of Aurora, Colorado. Police filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Tuesday. Shannon McClane and Luwane, mostly alleging their lawsuit that their son was unlawfully stopped on a street last August, and officers later tried to justify their aggressive treatment by filing an assault charge against him and suggesting in a police report notation. He was connected with a gang. 23 year old Maclaine died after police put him in a choke hold, and paramedics injected him with a sedative. Officers were responding to a call from someone who reported McLean as sketchy. I, mike Rossia Thank you for listening to the AP Radio Network. Did you.