How New York City will keep the lights on

HOW NEW YORK CITY WILL KEEP THE LIGHTS ON

ALBANY - The nation's largest state utility has initiated talks with New York's private generators to enter into a pact to keep critical...

Opinion | Trump's Claims of Victory Usually Mean Someone Else Loses

OPINION | TRUMP'S CLAIMS OF VICTORY USUALLY MEAN SOMEONE ELSE LOSES

You need no longer wonder what it's like to be Donald Trump's business partner or banker, chained to him in one of his sinkholing ventures...

 
 
 
‘Everything Is on Ice'

‘EVERYTHING IS ON ICE'

Most every evening in these strangest and scariest of days, on the second floor of a building that used to be a printing plant downtown...

States struggle to prepare for voting during a pandemic

STATES STRUGGLE TO PREPARE FOR VOTING DURING A PANDEMIC

Time is running out to allow millions of Americans to vote this fall without fear of contracting the novel coronavirus. Mail voting...

 
 
 
Mask mystery: Why are U.S. officials dismissive of protective covering?

MASK MYSTERY: WHY ARE U.S. OFFICIALS DISMISSIVE OF PROTECTIVE COVERING?

In recent weeks, facing public uncertainty about coronavirus and a severe domestic shortage of medical-grade face masks, top Trump...

In France, controversial doctor stirs coronavirus debate

IN FRANCE, CONTROVERSIAL DOCTOR STIRS CORONAVIRUS DEBATE

PARIS - Sitting behind his desk in a hospital in the southern French city of Marseille, Didier Raoult has convinced thousands, including...

 
 
 
Bend it like the Bay Area: Doctors hopeful about curve 2 weeks into shelter-in-place

BEND IT LIKE THE BAY AREA: DOCTORS HOPEFUL ABOUT CURVE 2 WEEKS INTO SHELTER-IN-PLACE

SAN FRANCISCO - State leaders and doctors are cautiously optimistic that the Bay Area's early moves to lock down residents two weeks...

‘OUR PRESIDENT GAVE US SO MUCH HOPE': MYPILLOW CEO GOES OFF SCRIPT AT CORONAVIRUS BRIEFING

President Donald Trump kicked off Monday's press briefing on the coronavirus much like every other, by running through daily updates...

 
 
 
Pelosi aims to move fast on next rescue package

PELOSI AIMS TO MOVE FAST ON NEXT RESCUE PACKAGE

House Democrats are moving rapidly on ambitious plans for a fourth coronavirus relief package, with Speaker Nancy Pelosi eager to put...

Judge lifts Texas abortion ban pegged to coronavirus pandemic

JUDGE LIFTS TEXAS ABORTION BAN PEGGED TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

A federal judge on Monday lifted Texas' restriction on abortion during the coronavirus pandemic in a decision that could have repercussions...

 
 
 
Judge declines to release detained immigrant families, for now

JUDGE DECLINES TO RELEASE DETAINED IMMIGRANT FAMILIES, FOR NOW

A federal judge in Washington has turned down a request to release dozens of detained immigrant families because of the threat of coronavirus,...

Congress eyes avoiding Washington for at least a month

CONGRESS EYES AVOIDING WASHINGTON FOR AT LEAST A MONTH

After passing the largest economic relief bill in history, Congress is now considering staying away from Washington for a month or...

 
 
 
Couple flees to north of the Arctic Circle in bid to escape Covid-19

COUPLE FLEES TO NORTH OF THE ARCTIC CIRCLE IN BID TO ESCAPE COVID-19

OTTAWA - In a scramble to escape the coronavirus, a couple drove more than 3,400 miles across Canada and then flew another 500 miles...

Murphy: New Jersey gun stores will be allowed to reopen

MURPHY: NEW JERSEY GUN STORES WILL BE ALLOWED TO REOPEN

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that gun shops are now considered essential businesses and can remain open during the...

 
 
 
FEMA sends refrigerated trucks to New York City to hold bodies

FEMA SENDS REFRIGERATED TRUCKS TO NEW YORK CITY TO HOLD BODIES

FEMA is sending refrigerated trucks to New York City to serve as temporary morgues as the death toll from the coronavirus grows. There...

Twitter: Laura Ingraham tweet broke rules against coronavirus misinformation

TWITTER: LAURA INGRAHAM TWEET BROKE RULES AGAINST CORONAVIRUS MISINFORMATION

Fox News host Laura Ingraham has deleted a tweet touting an unproven coronavirus treatment that a Twitter spokesperson said today ran...

 
 
 
Hogan orders Marylanders to shelter in place

HOGAN ORDERS MARYLANDERS TO SHELTER IN PLACE

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Monday issued a stay-at-home order for residents of his state, escalating his administration's coronavirus...

De Blasio: Trump's suggestion face masks are being stolen is ‘insulting'

DE BLASIO: TRUMP'S SUGGESTION FACE MASKS ARE BEING STOLEN IS ‘INSULTING'

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday dismissed President Donald Trump's suggestion that New York medical workers are stealing face masks. “It's...

 
 
 
Trump says he'll 'rely on' public health experts on social distancing decisions

TRUMP SAYS HE'LL 'RELY ON' PUBLIC HEALTH EXPERTS ON SOCIAL DISTANCING DECISIONS

President Donald Trump on Monday said his decision to prolong coronavirus social-distancing guidelines was informed by counsel from...

What Trump Can Learn From Woodrow Wilson

WHAT TRUMP CAN LEARN FROM WOODROW WILSON

The United States, the richest country in the world, somehow lacks the medical gear to properly fight the coronavirus. Acute shortages...

 
 
 



NCAA Division 1 Athletes Get Another Shot At Spring Sports

NCAA Division 1 Athletes Get Another Shot At Spring Sports

Schools have been authorized to offer spring sport athletes whose schedule was shut down by the coronavirus an extra year of eligibility so they can play an extra season. Read more ...

First US service member dies from coronavirus

First US service member dies from coronavirus

An Army National Guardsman from New Jersey passed away on Saturday, according to a statement from the Department of Defense. Read more ...

Iran-Turkey gas pipeline stops functioning after 'terrorist' attack - gas...

Iran-Turkey gas pipeline stops functioning after 'terrorist' attack - gas company official

A senior official with Iran's state gas company has alleged that terrorists were behind an explosion and massive fire on the pipeline transporting natural gas from the Islamic... Read more ...

Macy's to furlough 130,000 workers amid coronavirus outbreak

Macy's to furlough 130,000 workers amid coronavirus outbreak

Macy's will furlough 130,000 people in a three-year plan to stabilize profitability as coronavirus affects stores. Read more ...

Oil recovers from decades' lows as Russia & US agree energy talks

Oil recovers from decades' lows as Russia & US agree energy talks

The price of crude rebounded on Tuesday from an 18-year low after Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Donald Trump have agreed talks to stabilize energy... Read more ...

Houseparty offering $1 million for proof hacking rumors are smear campaign

Houseparty offering $1 million for proof hacking rumors are smear campaign

Thousands of users took to Twitter over the weekend with complaints of attempted hacking. What you need to know Popular video-calling app Houseparty is offering a $1 million... Read more ...

Dollar General announces discount for medical workers, guardsmen and first...

Dollar General announces discount for medical workers, guardsmen and first responders

Dollar General announced Monday that its stores will provide medical personnel, first responders and activated National Guardsmen with a 10 percent discount on qualifying... Read more ...

Corona heist? Van Gogh painting stolen overnight from Dutch museum

Corona heist? Van Gogh painting stolen overnight from Dutch museum

A painting by Dutch master Vincent van Gogh has been stolen from a museum in the Netherlands closed due to Covid-19. The piece was on temporary loan, with officials of both... Read more ...

'I Love Rock and Roll' co-writer Alan Merrill dies of coronavirus complications

'I Love Rock and Roll' co-writer Alan Merrill dies of coronavirus complications

Alan Merrill - who co-wrote the song “I Love Rock and Roll" that became a signature hit for fellow rocker Joan Jett - died Sunday in New York of complications from the coronavirus. Read more ...

Chicago chef starts effort to help laid-off food workers

Chicago chef starts effort to help laid-off food workers

Celebrity chef Rick Bayless launches an effort to help restaurant workers who have been laid off during the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...