VIRUS TODAY: Little appetite for lockdowns as deaths soar
VIRUS TODAY: Little appetite for lockdowns as deaths soar

State leaders are sounding a different tune on decisions over imposing restrictions on businesses during the deadliest period for the pandemic

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Racist slurs interrupt funeral for Phoenix civil rights icon
Racist slurs interrupt funeral for Phoenix civil rights icon

An online memorial service for civil rights icon and city leader Calvin Coolidge Goode was interrupted Tuesday by hackers yelling racist slurs

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Gorillas test positive for coronavirus at San Diego park
Gorillas test positive for coronavirus at San Diego park

Several gorillas at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park have tested positive for the coronavirus in what is believed to be the first known cases among such primates

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Gothams give virtual start to Oscar season, 'Nomadland' wins
Gothams give virtual start to Oscar season, 'Nomadland' wins

Streaming from an empty banquet hall and with acceptance speeches made from living rooms, the 30th Gotham Awards gave a very strange Oscar season a virtual start Monday

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Stocks drift on Wall Street; Treasury yields keep rallying
Stocks drift on Wall Street; Treasury yields keep rallying

U.S. stocks are drifting close to their record heights Tuesday, while Treasury yields keep marching higher amid expectations that the economy will pull out of its slump after a powerful recovery sweeps the globe later this year

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Sheldon Adelson, casino mogul and GOP power broker, dies
Sheldon Adelson, casino mogul and GOP power broker, dies

Sheldon Adelson, the billionaire mogul and power broker who built a casino empire spanning from Las Vegas to China and became a singular force in domestic and international politics has died after a long illness

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As pandemic worsens, most US states resist restrictions
As pandemic worsens, most US states resist restrictions

As the U.S. finds itself in the most lethal phase of the coronavirus outbreak yet, governors and local officials in hard-hit parts of the country are showing little willingness to impose any new restrictions on businesses to stop the spread

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Sheldon Adelson, casino mogul and GOP power broker, dies
Sheldon Adelson, casino mogul and GOP power broker, dies

Sheldon Adelson, the billionaire mogul, Republican mega-donor and power broker who built a casino empire spanning from Las Vegas to China and became a singular force in domestic and international politics has died after a long illness

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Michigan plans to charge ex-Gov. Snyder in Flint water probe
Michigan plans to charge ex-Gov. Snyder in Flint water probe

The Associated Press has learned that former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, his health director and other ex-officials have been told they’re being charged after a new investigation of the Flint water scandal

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As pandemic worsens, most US states resist restrictions
As pandemic worsens, most US states resist restrictions

As the U.S. finds itself in the most lethal phase of the coronavirus outbreak yet, governors and local officials in hard-hit parts of the country are showing little willingness to impose any new restrictions on businesses to stop the spread

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Sheldon Adelson, casino mogul and GOP donor, dies at 87
Sheldon Adelson, casino mogul and GOP donor, dies at 87

Billionaire casino mogul and Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson has died

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EXPLAINER: Who's been charged in the deadly Capitol siege?
EXPLAINER: Who's been charged in the deadly Capitol siege?

Prosecutors have brought dozens of cases after the deadly attack at the U.S. Capitol, and they promise more charges are to come as investigators work to identify more members of the pro-Trump mob

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Mega Millions $625M jackpot largest in nearly 2 years
Mega Millions $625M jackpot largest in nearly 2 years

Lottery players will have a shot at the eighth-largest jackpot in U.S. history due to months without a winner of the big prize

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