Lockdowns cut driving and crashes, bring insurance discounts

DETROIT (AP) – Interstates and city streets are empty and cars are quarantined in their owners’…

State to launch lead-free sinker campaign to protect birds

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota officials are launching a campaign to encourage anglers to stop…

National parks across U.S. closing

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Kristi Noem: South Dakota to run hydroxychloroquine trial

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Gov. Kristi Noem on Monday continued to resist calls for a stay-at-home…

Sanders endorses Biden in boost for ex-vice president

Joe Biden has received the endorsement of his last remaining challenger Bernie Sanders, quelling fears of…

‘Rules must be respected’: France extends nationwide shutdown to May 11

French President Emmanuel Macron added one month to a nationwide lockdown. Macron announced on Monday that…

Iowa restaurant group projects pandemic could put 80,000 employees out of work

The Iowa Restaurant Association projects that up to 80,000 workers across the industry could be unemployed…

Mother of NBA player Karl-Anthony Towns dies from coronavirus complications

The mother of NBA superstar Karl-Anthony Towns died from the coronavirus. Jacqueline Cruz, 58, was the…

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Beats Substitute Hosts at CNN and Fox News in Friday 9 P.M. Ratings Race

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow eked out a slight victory in the ratings on Friday, as CNN and…

Texas governor says economy won’t reopen all at once

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Texas businesses won’t all reopen at the same time, Gov. Greg Abbott…

Construction firm settles Denver center bid-rigging claims

DENVER (AP) – A construction company settled bid-rigging claims in a Denver convention center expansion project…

Could old vaccines for other germs protect against COVID-19?

WASHINGTON (AP) – Scientists are dusting off some decades-old vaccines against other germs to see if…

Colorado meatpacking plant closed for coronavirus testing

DENVER (AP) – A major meatpacking plant in Colorado will be closed indefinitely while its owner,…

‘Words fail me’: Some in media bewildered by rumored members of White House economic task force

Some members of the national media criticized the credentials of those rumored to be joining a…

‘No excuse’: NASCAR star suspended after using n-word during virtual race

NASCAR driver Kyle Larson has been suspended indefinitely after using a racial slur during a livestreamed…

Whitmer woes reflect fickle nature of veepstakes

Less than a week ago, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer was featured in glowing and lengthy articles…

Amid #FireFauci Trump Retweet Drama, Gov. Cuomo Lauds Dr. Fauci as ‘National Treasure’: He’s Been Very Helpful, ‘And He’s Credible’

Governor Andrew Cuomo offered some serious words of praise to Dr. Anthony Fauci on MSNBC Monday…

Fox Business’ Deirdre Bolton Jumps Ship to ABC News

Fox Business anchor Deirdre Bolton has left the network to join ABC News as a business…

Trump Campaign Claims NBC Affiliate Defamed the President by Airing Ad Using His Own Words

[embedded content] President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign has filed a lawsuit against a small market NBC…

Lawmakers sue governor over relief money; hikers out of luck

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) – Democratic leaders of the New Hampshire Legislature went to court Monday to…