‘Soft opening’ for census door knocking to begin next month

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – Door knocking by census takers at the homes of people who haven’t…

Vermont Legislature gives final approval to mail voting

The Vermont Legislature gave final approval Friday to a bill that will allow mail-in voting for…

Minnesota corrections officer under investigation after outburst during moment of silence for George Floyd

A Minnesota corrections officer is under internal investigation after making an outburst during a statewide moment…

Seattle cedes fire station to protesters to turn into community center

The city of Seattle announced that it would turn a fire station into a community center…

Trump administration to scrap Obamacare nondiscrimination protections for sex and gender identity

The Trump administration is seeking to remove Obamacare’s nondiscrimination protections for sex and gender identity in…

Minneapolis Council Passes Resolution to Replace Police; May Put it on November Ballot

Police at Mall of America. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images. The Minneapolis City Council on Friday passed a…

Italian soccer resumes in silence, Juventus reaches final

TURIN, Italy (AP) — Soccer finally resumed in Italy in a surreal atmosphere as Juventus drew…

Olmo double helps Leipzig beat Hoffenheim and pad 3rd place

SINSHEIM, Germany (AP) — Dani Olmo struck twice for Leipzig to beat Hoffenheim 2-0 and consolidate…

Cooper signs bill addressing fall election under COVID-19

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – Gov. Roy Cooper signed into law on Friday legislation providing money to…

People gather, shops shut to back Black Lives Matter strike

SEATTLE (AP) – Hundreds are gathering and some businesses have temporarily closed in response to Black…

For immigrants, marching with Black Lives Matter has risks

PHOENIX (AP) – Among the thousands who march each day in support of the Black Lives…

Amid ‘Black Lives Matter’ chants, Reynolds signs police bill

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Backed by Black Lives Matter supporters and a bipartisan group of…

Loudoun gun range loses legal bid on virus restrictions

LEESBURG, Va. (AP) – A judge has rejected a request from a Loudoun County gun range…

Jacksonville’s history complicates Republican convention

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – When Republicans descend on Jacksonville, Florida, to officially renominate President Donald Trump…

Mark Meadows says State Department gave no ‘pros’ and list of ‘cons’ for moving Israeli embassy to Jerusalem

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows said the State Department attempted to dissuade President Trump…

Study finds mask-wearing ‘most effective means to prevent interhuman transmission’ of the coronavirus

A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says that wearing a…

Dr. Fauci Warns: Without Masks, ‘Real Risk’ of Coronavirus at Protests, Trump Rallies

Alex Wong/Getty Images White House coronavirus task force member Dr. Anthony Fauci warned protesters that congregating…

UN health chief: Fighting virus very hard in divided world

GENEVA (AP) – The head of the World Health Organization said Friday he is “truly concerned”…

Arkansas posts largest one-day increase in coronavirus cases

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – Arkansas reported its largest one-day spike in new coronavirus cases on…

Ugandan wildlife authorities detain four men who killed popular 25-year-old gorilla

Four men were detained by Ugandan wildlife authorities in connection with the death of a 25-year-old…