As Florida virus numbers rise, NBA arrivals draw closer

The coronavirus numbers kept climbing Thursday, with a single-day record for new cases being set in…

‘Dramatic upswing’ in Alabama virus cases, hospitalizations

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – The number of COVID-19 patients in Alabama hospitals climbed to more than…

Reports of Russian bounties on U.S. troops ‘must be pursued relentlessly’: Schumer, Pelosi

Top congressional leaders on Thursday received a classified briefing from intelligence officials on reports that Russia…

Tennessee to review law enforcement polices, training

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Gov. Bill Lee on Thursday called on every law enforcement agency to…

Soldiers given bayonets for DC protests

Service members deployed to Washington in response to protests over the killing of George Floyd were…

California sheriff’s department warns of fines for people not wearing face masks in public

A sheriff’s department station in California warned locals they will face hefty fines if they don’t…

Louisiana’s COVID-19 spike draws federal attention again

Federal officials are once again closely watching Louisiana as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to increase,…

Texas Governor Issues Statewide Mask Mandate for Public Spaces Amid Spiking Pandemic Cases

Lynda M. Gonzalez-Pool/Getty Images Gov. Greg Abbott (R-TX) has signed an executive order mandating state-wide mask…

Arkansas reports biggest one-day spike in coronavirus cases

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – Arkansas reported its biggest single-day increase in coronavirus cases on Thursday,…

Texas governor orders masks to be worn in public across most of the state as confirmed coronavirus c

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Texas governor orders masks to be worn in public across most of…

NY prosecutors appeal Manafort’s double jeopardy dismissal

NEW YORK (AP) – New York prosecutors seeking to revive state mortgage fraud charges against Paul…

Cooper vetoes string of North Carolina reopening bills

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper vetoed a string of bills on Thursday…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott mandates masks in most counties

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued a nearly statewide mask mandate on Thursday as the state contends…

Democratic senator vows to block all military promotions unless impeachment witness Alexander Vindman is promoted

Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth is planning to block more than 1,100 military promotions unless impeachment witness…

NJ should reimburse restaurants for canceled reopenings: Assembly Republican

Restaurant owners should be reimbursed for money spent in anticipation of the now-canceled reopening on Thursday,…

GOP Rep. Biggs Spars with Irate Neil Cavuto Over Fauci, Birx’s Coronavirus Response, Says ‘Usefulness’ Has ‘Expired’

Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) clashed with Fox News host Neil Cavuto in a tense Thursday interview over…

Pelosi: Statue debate is about treason, not George Washington or Thomas Jefferson

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi drew a distinction Thursday for honoring American founders such as George Washington…

Mourinho bemoans Spurs mentality after VAR frustration

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham was denied an equalizer by a disputed VAR decision before losing 3-1…

Atalanta beats Napoli 2-0 in Serie A to stay in hunt for 3rd

MILAN (AP) — Atalanta beat Napoli 2-0 in Serie on Thursday to keep up the pressure…

Texas Governor issues statewide mask order to fight COVID-19

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday ordered that face coverings must be…