Governor: Mississippi reopening plan has ‘freedom with risk’

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves said Wednesday that he will allow all types…

Victim in police encounter had started new life in Minnesota

Before he died after being pinned for minutes beneath a Minneapolis police officer’s knee, George Floyd…

Andrew Cuomo accuses Congress of ‘abusing’ his state, pleads for more coronavirus spending

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday blasted Capitol Hill Republicans for “abusing” the mostly Democratic-run…

Kevin McCarthy argues GOP will defy history and take back the House

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy says Republicans will win back the majority from the Democrats this…

Trump and Andrew Cuomo discuss plans to ‘supercharge’ economy with infrastructure

President Trump and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo plan to send a bipartisan “supercharge” into the…

Officials urge caution after holiday weekend parties

Officials in St. Louis County and Kansas City are asking people who failed to follow social…

Man in Minneapolis Says ‘F*ck the Police’ on CNN During Live Report on George Floyd

There has been a great deal of national outrage over that disturbing video of George Floyd,…

Will mail-in voting turn Election Day into Election Week?

A shift to mail voting is increasing the chances that Americans will not know the winner…

Oklahoma seeks federal help to beat unemployment fraud

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – An investigation into fraudulent unemployment claims made during the coronavirus pandemic has…

Experts say US coronavirus death count is flawed, but close

NEW YORK (AP) – The U.S. is hitting a tragic milestone: 100,000 dead from the coronavirus.…

SpaceX launch scrubbed

Bad weather aborted a historic SpaceX mission Wednesday, forcing NASA to reschedule its first launch from…

Judge to mull whether Arizona must reveal nursing home data

PHOENIX (AP) – A judge was scheduled to hear arguments Wednesday over whether Arizona must publicly…

AP PHOTOS: Funerals become lonely affairs amid pandemic

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) – Mohammad Altaf, the generous spirit. Eudiana Smith, the trailblazer. Servius Collin,…

US space launch that would have been visible from UK aborted

An historic US space flight that would have been visible from the UK was aborted shortly…

On first day of virtual Congress, 75 Democrats stayed home

The House met for the first time Wednesday under new rules permitting proxy voting. Nearly one-third…

Whitmer unveils COVID-19 dashboard, says boat request is ‘failed attempt at humor’

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced a new interactive dashboard website to display COVID-19 data by region and…

Democrats swamp Republicans in mail-in ballot requests for Pennsylvania primary

Democratic voters overwhelmed Republicans in requests for mail-in ballots for Pennsylvania’s primary this coming Tuesday, an…

Good News: 103-Year-Old Woman Celebrates Coronavirus Recovery With a Bud Light

Scott Olson/Getty Images Jennie Stejna, a 103-year-old woman living in Massachusetts, celebrated her coronavirus recovery with…

Limbaugh on Trump’s Scarborough Conspiracy Tweets: He’s Throwing Gasoline on a Fire, ‘Having Fun’ Watching ‘Holier-Than-Thou’ Journos React

Rush Limbaugh argued Wednesday that President Donald Trump doesn’t really care about the Joe Scarborough conspiracy…

Appeals court sides with tech giants in activists’ lawsuit

A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit that accused Twitter, Facebook…