EGIPTO FIJA FECHA DE ELECCIONES PARA EL SENADO RESTAURADO

EL CAIRO - Egipto celebrará elecciones al Senado durante dos días en agosto, anunció el sábado el jefe de la comisión electoral del...

ACROSS SUN BELT, HOPES FOR ECONOMY GIVE WAY TO RENEWED FEARS

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - At the beginning of March, Joey Conicella and Alex Marin were riding high. Their new Orlando restaurant, Hungry...

 
 
 

IN TROUBLED TIMES: INDEPENDENCE DAY IN A LAND OF CONFUSION

It was the worst of times. It was the weirdest of times. It was a season of sickness and shouting, of defiance and tension, of industrial-strength...

TRUMP SIGNS EXTENSION OF COVID-RELIEF FUND FOR BUSINESSES

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Saturday signed into law a temporary extension of a subsidy program for small businesses battered...

 
 
 

PASSENGER KILLED BY GUNFIRE ON SAN ANTONIO HIGHWAY IDENTIFIED

The driver said he had no idea who would want to harm them.

CITY: FIREWORKS USE MIGHT KEEP FIRE DEPARTMENT EMTS DISTRACTED FROM COVID RUNS

With many public 4th of July fireworks displays canceled by concerns over the coronavirus, officials are warning against using the...

 
 
 

'PEOPLE AREN'T STUPID': PENCE'S VIRUS SPIN TESTS CREDIBILITY

WASHINGTON - Vice President Mike Pence has long played the straight man to Donald Trump, translating the president's bombast into more...

AMERICAN DIARY: JULY 4 HURTS, UNTIL I REMEMBER MY WWII UNCLE

RIO RANCHO, N.M, - The July Fourth holiday hurts me every year. Waving flags seems out of place, and wearing anything stars and stripes...

 
 
 

GOVERNORS STRESS 'PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY' OVER VIRUS ORDERS

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Earlier this week, as Tennessee registered what then was its highest single-day coronavirus case increase, Gov....

CRITICS OF US-TALIBAN DEAL SAY MILITANTS CAN'T BE TRUSTED

WASHINGTON - Intelligence that Afghan militants might have accepted Russian bounties for killing American troops did not scuttle the...

 
 
 

TRUMP, BIDEN FIGHT FOR PRIMACY ON SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

WASHINGTON - On an average day, President Donald Trump sends about 14 posts to the 28 million Facebook followers of his campaign account....

THE LATEST: TRUMP GOES TO MOUNT RUSHMORE FOR FIREWORKS

KEYSTONE, S.D. - The Latest on President Donald Trump's July Fourth celebration at Mount Rushmore : 5:30 p.m. Protesters blocked the...

 
 
 

JULY 4TH MILITARY FLYOVERS TO GO OVER DC, 4 OTHER CITIES

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's July Fourth celebration will feature an extensive U.S. military air show over Washington, D.C.,...

MEXICAN ARMY KILLS 12 GUNMEN IN CITY ALONG TEXAS BORDER

MEXICO CITY - Mexican army soldiers said Friday they came under fire from drug cartel gunmen in the northern border city of Nuevo Laredo,...

 
 
 

WILLIE NELSON'S JULY FOURTH PICNIC IS VIRTUAL IN VIRUS ERA

SPICEWOOD, Texas - Willie Nelson's annual Fourth of July Picnic is going ahead this year, but to reduce concerns about the coronavirus...

NEW MINOR PARTY PUSHES FOR 'FUSION VOTING' IN NEW MEXICO

SANTA FE, N.M. - A political group that helped a slate of progressive-minded legislative candidates prevail in New Mexico's Democratic...

 
 
 

JULY FOURTH WEEKEND WILL TEST AMERICANS' DISCIPLINE

The U.S. headed into the Fourth of July weekend with many parades and fireworks displays canceled, beaches and bars closed, and health...

CAN TRUMP'S ANTI-MAIL-VOTING CRUSADE HURT HIM IN KEY STATES?

DES MOINES, Iowa - President Donald Trump's campaign and allies have blocked efforts to expand mail-in voting, forcing an awkward confrontation...

 
 
 

IN SHAKE-UP, UK GOVERNMENT PLANS TELEVISED MEDIA BRIEFINGS

LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says his government will introduce White House-style televised media briefings, in a...

FIRST CORONAVIRUS THEN TRUMP ORDER SPLIT INDIAN FAMILIES

NEW DELHI - The March day that his father died, Karan Murgai boarded a plane to India. The coronavirus was spreading, so Murgai's wife...

 
 
 



Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...

8-year-old killed in shooting at Riverchase Galleria, 3 others injured

8-year-old killed in shooting at Riverchase Galleria, 3 others injured

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - UPDATE : The Hoover Police Department has released new information in the shooting at the Riverchase Galleria Friday afternoon. Hoover PD says that an... Read more ...

Kim Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Trump Jr., tests positive...

Kim Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Trump Jr., tests positive for coronavirus in South Dakota

Kim Guilfoyle, the girlfriend of Donald Trump Jr. and a top Trump campaign official, tested positive for coronavirus ahead of the president's speech in South Dakota on Friday... Read more ...

Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'

Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'

MLB All-Star first baseman Freddie Freeman was among four Atlanta Braves players to test positive for coronavirus, manager Brian Snitker announced Saturday. Snitker said it... Read more ...

President Trump extends Paycheck Protection Program

President Trump extends Paycheck Protection Program

President Trump signed legislature Saturday extending the deadline for businesses to apply for funding under the Paycheck Protection Program. The COVID-19 relief legislation... Read more ...

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

Three others, including a man, woman and juvenile girl, were injured in the shooting and are being treated at local hospitals. Read more ...

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

INDIANAPOLIS - Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Read more ...

Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest records: Who has eaten the most hot dogs on...

Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest records: Who has eaten the most hot dogs on July 4?

No man is hungrier on Independence Day than Joey Chestnut, and the record book shows just that. Read more ...

Man dead in Owings Mills after overnight shooting

Man dead in Owings Mills after overnight shooting

Police in Baltimore County are investigating a homicide that occurred in Owings Mills Friday evening. Read more ...