IDEA CONVERSE READY TO OPEN DOORS

IDEA ‘college for all' campus makes COVID-19 adjustments ahead of its Aug. 11 opening.

COLUMN: SCHOOLS PROVIDE A SAFE HAVEN FOR SOME

Educators know that in some of the worst cases, the schools provide scared kids a few hours of safety away from those who hurt them.

 
 
 

KAHELE WINS HAWAII DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY FOR CONGRESS

HONOLULU - State Sen. Kai Kahele has won the Democratic nomination to represent Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District in Saturday's primary...

TRUMP ORDER ALLOWS SOME UNEMPLOYMENT PAY, DEFERS PAYROLL TAX

BEDMINSTER, N.J. - President Donald Trump has bypassed the nation's lawmakers as he claimed the authority to defer payroll taxes and...

 
 
 

TRUMP ORDERS MORE UNEMPLOYMENT PAY, A PAYROLL TAX DEFERRAL

BEDMINSTER, N.J. - Seizing the power of his podium and his pen, President Donald Trump on Saturday moved to bypass the nation's elected...

OHIO GOV. MIKE DEWINE AGAIN TESTS NEGATIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The fourth COVID-19 test result for Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine came back negative Saturday after he received conflicting...

 
 
 

TRUMP SEEMS READY, WILLING TO BYPASS LAWMAKERS ON VIRUS AID

BEDMINSTER, N.J. - Ready and willing to bypass elected lawmakers, President Donald Trump seemed set to claim the power to suspend payroll...

AT HIS NEW JERSEY GOLF CLUB, TRUMP FINDS SUPPORTIVE AUDIENCE

BEDMINSTER, N.J. - They hustled down the stairs, the rain dabbing their polo shirts and golf attire, as they dashed inside the clubhouse,...

 
 
 

DOCTORS, HOSPITALS LAUNCH VOTER REGISTRATION EFFORTS

BOSTON - An emergency room doctor in Boston is assembling thousands of voter registration kits for distribution at hospitals and doctor's...

KANSAS DEMOCRATS EXCITED ABOUT EX-GOP LAWMAKER'S SENATE BID

TOPEKA, Kan. - Democrats are pinning their unusually high hopes for winning a U.S. Senate seat in Kansas for the first time in almost...

 
 
 

HUNDREDS RALLY AGAINST DETENTION OF THAI PROTEST LEADERS

BANGKOK - Hundreds of demonstrators rallied in Thailand on Saturday, after police arrested two leading anti-government protest leaders...

2 EX-GREEN BERETS SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS FOR VENEZUELA ATTACK

CARACAS, Venezuela - A Venezuelan court has sentenced two former U.S. special forces soldiers to 20 years in prison for their part...

 
 
 

BAD WEEK FOR MEXICO TOURISM CAPPED BY MIS-TRANSLATIONS

MEXICO CITY - It has been a bad week for Mexican tourism promotion, and it got worse Friday when the English language version of the...

US INTEL: RUSSIA ACTING AGAINST BIDEN; CHINA OPPOSES TRUMP

WASHINGTON - U.S. intelligence officials believe that Russia is using a variety of measures to denigrate Democratic presidential candidate...

 
 
 

REMAINS FOUND IN SOUTH BEXAR COUNTY ID'D

Sheriff: Officials used fingerprints to determine that the partial corpse belonged to Connie Tatum, 55.

VIRUS AID TALKS COLLAPSE; NO HELP EXPECTED FOR JOBLESS NOW

WASHINGTON - A last-ditch effort by Democrats to revive Capitol Hill talks on vital COVID-19 rescue money collapsed in disappointment...

 
 
 

AP SOURCES: WHITMER MET WITH BIDEN AS HE NEARS VP DECISION

LANSING, Mich. - Gov. Gretchen Whitmer traveled to Delaware last weekend to meet with Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential...

BIDEN RISKS ALIENATING YOUNG BLACK VOTERS AFTER RACE REMARKS

WASHINGTON - Joe Biden's controversial remarks about race this week risk alienating young Black voters who despise President Donald...

 
 
 

EYE CANDY: MORE THAN 50,000 PINK FLAMINGOS MASS IN FRANCE

PARIS - Behold a treat for the eyes! Tens of thousands of pink flamingos have amassed in the wetlands of southern France along with...

JOE ARPAIO LOSES SHERIFF'S RACE IN 2ND FAILED COMEBACK BID

PHOENIX - Joe Arpaio on Friday was narrowly defeated in his bid to win back the sheriff's post in metro Phoenix that he held for 24...

 
 
 



Oregon trooper injured, 24 arrested in Portland, Oregon gatherings

Oregon trooper injured, 24 arrested in Portland, Oregon gatherings

Police said Saturday that they arrested 24 people overnight. Read more ...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened in 43 states

"If you don't know where your onions are from, don't eat, serve, or sell them or any food prepared with them," the CDC said Friday. Read more ...

Dustin Johnson atop packed leaderboard at PGA Championship

Dustin Johnson atop packed leaderboard at PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - The PGA of America probably couldn't have placed the pieces on the leaderboard in more favorable positions had it mapped it out in advance of Sunday's PGA... Read more ...

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first league competing at college football's highest level to postpone its fall season because of COVID-19 concerns. Read more ...

Derrick Lewis eyes No. 1 contender fight after UFC on ESPN+ 32 win, wants to...

Derrick Lewis eyes No. 1 contender fight after UFC on ESPN+ 32 win, wants to cut 15-20 pounds

LAS VEGAS - Derrick Lewis was pleased with his UFC on ESPN+ 32 performance - but he knows there's still work to do. Fan favorite Lewis defeated Aleskei Oleinik via second-round... Read more ...

National Parks Service has some suggestions if you're attacked by a bear...

National Parks Service has some suggestions if you're attacked by a bear: 'Don't push your slower friends down'

"Do not climb a tree. Both grizzlies and black bears can climb trees.⁣⁣ Do not push down a slower friend (even if you think the friendship has run its course)," the NPS added. Read more ...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of marijuana will be freed

He's already served nine years in prison. Read more ...

PGA Championship 2020 tee times, pairings for Sunday's Round 4

PGA Championship 2020 tee times, pairings for Sunday's Round 4

Sporting News lists the tee times and pairings for Round 4 of the 2020 PGA Championship. Read more ...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found wandering alone in Florida

The FBI is now involved in the case of a missing Georgia woman whose toddler was found barefoot, wandering alone in a Florida city two weeks ago. Read more ...

Ben Simmons needs surgery in devastating 76ers blow

Ben Simmons needs surgery in devastating 76ers blow

Ben Simmons is headed back to the operating room. The 76ers star will undergo surgery to remove a loose body from his left knee, according to multiple reports Saturday. He will... Read more ...