AP News一分钟新闻:2017-07-30


AP NEWS一分钟,是美联社(Associated Press)推出的长度约一分钟的新闻简讯形式的报道。它因短小简洁、时效性强,深受广大英语爱好者追捧。美联社是美国最大的通讯社,也是国际性通讯社之一,全称为“美国联合通讯社”,英文简称AP。 马克·吐温曾说:“给地球各个角落带来光明的只有两个:天上的太阳和地上的美联社。”“美联社时事精华,一分钟展现鲜活世界”不但是英语听力训练的好素材,也是通晓国际时事的窗口。


This is AP NEWS minute.

1. The senate has rejected the republican effort to repeal parts of former president Obama's health-care law. The final vote on the so-called "Skinning repeal" was 51-49 early Friday, with three republicans joining the democrats to sink the measure.

2. Foxconn has reached an agreement to build its first US manufacturing plant in Wisconsin. The company is best for making iPhones and other Apple products in China. The move could bring thousands high-tech jobs to the badger state.

3. A Dutch company that makes amusement ride is telling fairs and festivals worldwide to stop using the ride that broke part of the Ohio state fair. The accident in Columbus killed one person and injured seven others.

4. And a commuter train has crashed into a station in Barcelona, Spain. Officials say 40 people were treated for injures, most of them miner.  

Matt Small, the Associated Press with AP NEWS minute.

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