Politics and Government

French Prime Minister Says Social, Economic Crisis Is ‘Starting'

57 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

A social and economic crisis “is starting” in France as the health crisis persists, new Prime Minister Jean Castex said Saturday in his first comments to the media since he was...
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Chicago, Illinois prepare for record-busting Vote By Mail turnout for November 2020 election

1 hour ago   |   ABC

The general election is only four months away!
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The U.S. Constitution needs an overhaul. Here's how California can help

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

“Go to my website or use the hashtag LetsGetTheCalOuttaHere!” shouts Gwyneth Paltrow in the Netflix series The Politician. Running for governor a platform of leading...
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PEI reports three new COVID-19 cases, including one seniors' residence employee

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   4 articles

CHARLOTETOWN, P.E.I. - Prince Edward Island is reporting three new cases of COVID-19 for the first time since late April, including one person who worked at a Charlottetown...
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Gov. JB Pritzker donates $51.5M more for taxes initiative

2 hours ago   |   ABC

In November, voters will be asked whether the state constitution should be amended to allow a graduated tax structure instead of the current flat rate structure.
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China rebukes Canada over criticism of Hong Kong security law

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

WINNIPEG - China fired back at Canada on Saturday for criticizing Beijing's national security law for Hong Kong, the second rebuke in a week that has added to strains of their...
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Migrant workers stage multi-city action for full status amid COVID-19 risks

2 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Migrant workers and other non-permanent residents - many of whom have been working on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic - are taking to the streets in cities...
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Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   11 articles

NEW YORK - 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...
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Across Sun Belt, hopes for economy give way to renewed fears

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - At the beginning of March, Joey Conicella and Alex Marin were riding high. Their new Orlando restaurant, Hungry Pants, had drawn rave reviews. With...
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In Politics, Longevity Can be a Fickle Thing

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

It was a week that showed longevity in political life can never be guaranteed.
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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 ...

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

The person who drove a car into a group of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle early Saturday morning and left two of them in critical condition has been identified. The... Read more ...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at...

Neil Young says he's 'not OK' with President Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Neil Young is among a number of other iconic rockers who have an issue with Trump's use of their music. 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 ...

Alabama mall shooting leaves 8-year-old boy dead

Alabama mall shooting leaves 8-year-old boy dead

A gunman opened fire in an Alabama shopping mall, killing an 8-year-old boy and injuring a girl and two adults. The shooting started around 3:30 p.m. Friday at Riverchase... Read more ...

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr.'s girlfriend, tests positive for...

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr.'s girlfriend, tests positive for COVID-19: report

The Trump campaign adviser received the result in South Dakota, ahead of the president's Friday address at Mount Rushmore. 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 ...

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

CLEVELAND - They've been known as the Cleveland Indians since 1915. Those days could be over. Read more ...

Ronaldo scores from free kick as Juventus beats Torino 4-1

Ronaldo scores from free kick as Juventus beats Torino 4-1

MILAN - Cristiano Ronaldo finally scored with a free kick in the Italian league to help Juventus beat Torino 4-1 on Saturday in a match which also saw Gianluigi Buffon set the... Read more ...