Alcohol laws and regulations
Tokyo reports record virus cases days after Olympics begin
By Mari Yamaguchi Jul. 27, 2021 08:29 AM EDT
Japan bans fans at Tokyo-area Olympics venues due to virus
By Mari Yamaguchi And Stephen Wade Jul. 08, 2021 02:11 AM EDT
Japan to declare virus emergency lasting through Olympics
By Mari Yamaguchi Jul. 07, 2021 10:42 PM EDT
The Latest: Hong Kong to ban flights from UK to curb virus
By The Associated Press Jun. 28, 2021 06:35 AM EDT
South Africa tightens restrictions to fight resurgent virus
By Mogomotsi Magome And Andrew Meldrum Jun. 27, 2021 03:47 PM EDT
The Latest: South Africa resumes restrictions to fight surge
By The Associated Press Jun. 27, 2021 05:40 AM EDT
Fighting COVID-19 surge, South Africa increases restrictions
By Mogomotsi Magome Jun. 15, 2021 03:40 PM EDT
No Cheers: Tokyo Olympic Village considering ban on alcohol
By Stephen Wade Jun. 09, 2021 11:27 AM EDT
COVID-19 shot comes with a free beer under new Illinois law
By John O'connor Jun. 02, 2021 06:32 PM EDT
NY lifts statewide virus curfew for indoor bars, eateries
May. 31, 2021 09:17 AM EDT
Carry-out alcohol from restaurants becomes permanently legal
May. 26, 2021 06:52 PM EDT
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska restaurants can now offer carry-out alcohol permanently under a new state law inspired by Gov. Pete Ricketts' efforts to help...
Nebraska to end extra $300-a-week pandemic unemployment cash
By Grant Schulte May. 24, 2021 02:42 PM EDT
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska will end a $300-a-week unemployment bonus that has been going to jobless workers during the pandemic, Gov. Pete Ricketts said...
Missouri lawmakers approve expanded alcohol sales
May. 14, 2021 03:02 PM EDT
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Sunday tailgaters could buy beers earlier in the morning and a pandemic allowance for carryout cocktails could become permanent...
Florida governor signs bill to make alcohol to go permanent
May. 13, 2021 11:06 AM EDT
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida restaurants will be able to sell cocktails along with delivery and take out food orders even after the coronavirus pandemic...
Data accident releases COVID-19 results for 25% of Wyoming
By Mead Gruver Apr. 27, 2021 07:20 PM EDT
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming Department of Health employee working with computer code accidentally released COVID-19 test results for one-quarter of the...
Full COVID-19 lockdown adds to financial strain in Turkey
Mehmet Guzel And Zeynep Bilginsoy Apr. 27, 2021 07:32 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Alabama
By The Associated Press Apr. 14, 2021 07:38 AM EDT
Recent editorials from Alabama newspapers: ___ April 14 The Decatur Daily on the COVID-19 vaccine...
South Africa bans liquor sales over Easter to prevent surge
By Mogomotsi Magome Mar. 30, 2021 04:00 PM EDT
Some Poles flout virus rules as harder lockdown takes effect
By Vanessa Gera And Rafal Niedzielski Mar. 27, 2021 04:54 AM EDT
Booze-to-go approved by Wisconsin Senate
Mar. 23, 2021 03:58 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Booze-to-go will be easier to purchase in Wisconsin under a pair of bills passed Tuesday by the state Senate. ...