Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 08:46:54 GMT
Posted: 2020-07-05 21:14:35
In its first deal since the economic downturn caused by coronavirus, Berkshire Hathaway is purchasing natural gas transmission and storage assets from Dominion Energy in a deal worth nearly $10 billion.
Posted: 2020-07-05 16:28:20
A 24-year-old woman who was struck by a vehicle during a protest in Seattle early Saturday morning has died, a spokesperson for UW Medicine told CNN.
Posted: 2020-07-05 15:10:04
This past week, on US President Donald Trump's watch Russia and China have effectively re-aligned the coming world order. They didn't do it together, but both took advantage of uncertainty and unpredictability that Trump has helped create.
Posted: 2020-07-05 15:05:01
The typical Black American family is virtually no closer to equal footing with its White peers in terms of income and wealth than it was 50 years ago, when Civil Rights-era reforms were enacted to expand opportunity and limit outright racial discrimination.
Posted: 2020-07-05 13:07:43
At least 12 people were taken to the hospital after a shooting at a club in Greenville, South Carolina, a dispatch supervisor with the Greenville Sheriff's Department told CNN.
Posted: 2020-07-04 19:42:04
On a very different Fourth of July holiday, when many Americans are wrestling with the racist misdeeds of the country's heroes and confronting an unrelenting pandemic with surging cases, their commander-in-chief is attempting to drag America backward -- stirring fear of cultural change while floutin...
Posted: 2020-07-04 18:22:32
US and Mexican discourse regarding the shared border typically centers on efforts to keep Mexicans from traveling north.
Posted: 2020-07-04 14:41:23
The White House was always one of the busiest social hubs in Washington, accustomed to hosting at least three to five events per day, ranging from meetings with dignitaries and VIPs to smaller luncheons or private dinners. That is, until Covid-19.
Posted: 2020-07-04 10:31:07
Hospitals in at least two Texas counties are at full capacity heading into the Fourth of July holiday weekend, with county judges urging residents to shelter in place.
Posted: 2020-07-04 06:38:41
More than 1,400 Georgia healthcare workers have petitioned the state's governor asking that he impose further restrictions to slow the spread of Covid-19.
Posted: 2020-07-04 05:01:11
After experiencing a surge in calls, a transgender advocacy group launched a Spanish language version of their hotline on Wednesday.
Posted: 2020-07-04 02:32:15
At least three death row inmates at California's San Quentin State Prison had coronavirus and died, corrections officials says.
Posted: 2020-07-03 11:11:28
President Donald Trump said part of the reason he doesn't regularly wear a mask is "everyone's tested" before they see him. But multiple studies have raised questions about the accuracy of a coronavirus test the White House has used, and the Food and Drug Administration has received dozens of report...
Posted: 2020-07-03 02:35:25
The Supreme Court on Thursday night temporarily blocked a lower court order that would have cleared the way for more people in Alabama to vote by absentee ballot during Covid-19.
Posted: 2020-07-02 14:41:12
Paul McCowns walked into an Ohio bank clutching his first paycheck from a new job at an electric company. But instead of cashing the check worth about $1,000, the teller called 911.
Posted: 2020-07-02 14:22:20
The economy might be a shambles, but Jeff Bezos' wallet couldn't tell. He's now worth nearly $172 billion, a new record for the world's richest person, according to Bloomberg Billionaire Index.
Posted: 2020-07-02 02:16:50
As the vetting for Joe Biden's running mate intensifies, there is one step that several of the potential picks are taking: An appearance with Jill Biden.
Posted: 2020-07-01 12:46:43
Democratic Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama is running a new television ad commending people in his state for following the advice of medical professionals and wearing masks, as top Republicans pressure President Donald Trump to encourage Americans to wear them to limit the spread of coronavirus.
Posted: 2020-06-27 14:47:17
As the home of the elite 82nd Airborne Division and one of the largest military installations in the world, Fort Bragg is woven into the fabric of North Carolina, a state that proclaims itself to be the "nation's most military friendly."
Posted: 2020-06-27 11:50:10
The US government must release migrant children held in government family detention centers by mid-July due to the coronavirus pandemic, a federal judge ruled Friday.
Posted: 2020-06-27 11:16:25
More than 20 states will be under the threat of severe storms this weekend.
Posted: 2020-06-26 20:56:15
President Donald Trump became waylaid Thursday when asked to name his goals for a second term, never ultimately stating what he hopes to do if reelected when given an opportunity to explain.
Posted: 2020-06-26 19:47:16
After years of resisting calls for its removal, New York's American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) has asked the city to dislodge from its front steps an equestrian monument to Theodore Roosevelt, the twenty-sixth US president, which depicts him charging forward, and towering over two mostly nude ...
Posted: 2020-06-26 16:24:51
In the year before Dave Dukes killed a man who was trying to rob the store where he worked, he'd witnessed three other robberies.