Democrats demand Justice Department address coronavirus-related hate crimes

A group of Senate Democrats on Monday demanded the Justice Department address the rise in hate…

Mayor says help coming as cases climb near Texas meat plants

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) – A surge of coronavirus cases in the Texas Panhandle, a crucial region…

Cesar Conde, Telemundo executive, takes charge of NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC

NEW YORK — NBC News chief Andy Lack is out following a corporate restructuring announced Monday…

Background checks for firearms remain high amid pandemic

The number of April background checks to purchase a firearm showed Americans flocking to gun stores…

‘Pulitzer epically beclowns itself’: Ted Cruz rips 1619 Project after New York Times awarded prize

Sen. Ted Cruz slammed the Pulitzer Prize Committee for awarding the New York Times the top…

RNC chairwoman: Networks that ignored Biden allegation should be barred from presidential debates

Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel is calling for the networks that ignored the sexual assault…

Gavin Newsom says California will begin reopening some businesses this week

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced that retail stores across California could start to reopen on Friday as…

American schoolteacher imprisoned in Egypt is released

CAIRO (AP) – An American schoolteacher imprisoned in Egypt for nearly a year without trial has…

Bornstein Seafoods closes amid coronavirus outbreak

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) – Eleven employees at the Bornstein Seafoods processing facility in Astoria, Oregon, have…

McConnell defends reconvening Senate: ‘The deadly coronavirus does not take days off’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended reconvening the Senate on Monday, arguing the confirmation work is…

Carnival Cruise Line says it’s canceling Alaska sailings

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – Carnival Cruise Line is canceling its sailings to Alaska this summer, a…

AP FACT CHECK: Trump won’t admit failures in virus testing

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump was displeased when the Republican and Democratic leaders of Congress…

Leaked US documents predict 3,000 COVID-19 deaths a day by June

An internal US government document predicts 3,000 daily coronavirus deaths in the country by early June,…

Many state parks, beaches to reopen Monday as DeSantis urges Floridians ‘get sunlight’

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday announced at least 80 of Florida’s 175 state parks will reopen…

Afghanistan troop withdrawal may hinge on power-sharing deal

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the 14-month U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan is still on track, pending…

Travel industry seeks to separate workers from travelers to stop the spread of coronavirus

A diverse group of travel-related businesses have urged the industry to separate employees from customers when…

CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta on NY Times Reporting CDC Projection of 3,000 Daily Deaths: It ‘May Be Even Higher’

American deaths linked to the coronavirus could exceed 3,000 daily by mid-summer, CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta…

Key Scientific Group Doubles Its Projected US Death Toll from Pandemic to 135,000

Mandel Ngan, AFP via Getty Images The academic group that President Donald Trump and the White…

Fmr Navy Sec Ray Mabus: ‘Dangerous’ for Trump to ‘Politicize the Military’

Ray Mabus, the former Mississippi governor who served as Navy Secretary in the Obama administration, blasted…

Mexican president: US should probe its ties to ex top cop

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexico’s president said Monday that the U.S. government should investigate its own…