Trump doubles up with Maryland, Virginia Memorial Day events
Mon, 25 May 2020 04:53:29 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump booked back-to-back Memorial Day appearances despite the coronavirus pandemic, at Arlington National Cemetery and at a historic fort in Baltimore. Tru...  Full Story

China demands US withdraw sanctions on tech suppliers
Mon, 25 May 2020 05:26:12 -0500

BEIJING (AP) — China demand Monday that Washington withdraw export sanctions imposed on Chinese companies in the latest round of a worsening conflict over technology, security and human right...  Full Story

Cortina requesting to postpone ski worlds from 2021 to 2022
Mon, 25 May 2020 04:57:24 -0500

The Italian Winter Sports Federation was making a formal request on Monday to postpone next year’s Alpine skiing world championships in Cortina d’Ampezzo until March 2022.

Italian Olym...  Full Story

Morgan Wallen arrested after ejection from Nashville bar
Sun, 24 May 2020 18:07:19 -0500

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music singer Morgan Wallen apologized Sunday following his weekend arrest on public intoxication and disorderly conduct charges.

Wallen, 27, was arreste...  Full Story

Alligator rumored to have been Hitler's dies in Moscow
Sun, 24 May 2020 14:30:52 -0500

MOSCOW (AP) — An alligator that many people believe once belonged to Adolf Hitler has died in the Moscow Zoo.

The zoo said the alligator, named Saturn, was about 84 years old when he d...  Full Story

Biden aims to move left without abandoning centrist roots
Mon, 25 May 2020 04:43:59 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden worked out deals with Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell. He defended Vice President Mike Pence as a “decent guy” and eulogized Arizona Republican Sen. John ...  Full Story

1st test launch by Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit postponed
Sun, 24 May 2020 10:03:02 -0500

MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit postponed its first space launch Sunday due to a technical problem.

The company said one sensor was “acting up" and fuel was being ...  Full Story

White House goal on testing nursing homes unmet
Sun, 24 May 2020 20:06:03 -0500

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nearly two weeks ago the White House urged governors to ensure that every nursing home resident and staff member be tested for the coronavirus within 14 days.

It’s...  Full Story

The Latest: Czech coal mine stops work after outbreak
Mon, 25 May 2020 05:29:39 -0500

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it ca...  Full Story

German activity picks up, can't escape official recession
Mon, 25 May 2020 05:00:55 -0500

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A key indicator of German business outlooks bounced upward in May as more businesses and activities re-opened — but the index remained far below normal readings as G...  Full Story