Deputy mayor in Paris resigns over ties to writer accused of rape

A deputy mayor in the French capital of Paris has stepped down after protesters demanded his…

Conservative think tank sues Oregon governor over mask mandate

A top conservative think tank that advocates for limited government is challenging Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s…

Woman accused of trying to send al Qaeda money to ‘kill Americans’ arrested at Arizona airport

An Arizona woman who tried to send money to al Qaeda was arrested at an airport…

McDonald’s to require customers wear face masks inside U.S. locations effective Aug. 1

McDonald’s will require that customers at their U.S. restaurants wear a mask or other face covering…

LA police officer, Alameda County deputy die of COVID-19

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A Los Angeles police officer – whose domestic partner is pregnant with…

First Lady Melania Trump hopes to visit Cherokee Nation

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. (AP) – First lady Melania Trump said she hopes to take the Cherokee Nation…

26 deaths in 3 US convents, as nuns confront the pandemic

LIVONIA, Michigan (AP) – At a convent near Detroit, 13 nuns have died of COVID-19. The…

Spain reintroduces lockdown measures after new cluster of coronavirus cases

Strict lockdown measures are being reimposed in Spain after health officials in the country recorded a…

Trump campaign to Biden: Bring it on in Texas and waste your money

The Trump campaign is dismissing polls that show traditionally deep-red Texas competitive, urging presumptive Democratic nominee…

Investigation finds several deaths in Florida county wrongly attributed to coronavirus

An investigation into coronavirus deaths in a Florida county revealed several examples of people who died…

ESPN Sees Best MLB Game Ratings in 9 Years, as Both Teams Kneel in Support of Black Lives Matter on Opening Day

Photo credit: Courtesy of New York Yankees ESPN saw its best regular-season ratings for a major-league…

No masks, just questions, in Kansas counties with no cases

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Some businesses in two western Kansas counties that have yet to report…

White House, GOP at odds over jobless aid in virus bill

WASHINGTON (AP) – Negotiations over the next COVID-19 rescue bill were in flux Friday after the…

Mexico president happy as focus shifts to predecessors

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador is enjoying the spectacle as investigations…

Joe Biden polling better in swing states than past two Democratic nominees

To understand how poorly President Trump is currently faring against Joe Biden, look at past polls…

House expected to swat away Louie Gohmert effort to ‘ban’ Democratic Party

A push by Rep. Louie Gohmert to “ban” the Democratic Party and pressure party leaders to…

Christopher Steele criticizes Clinton’s Russia ‘reset’ and says Kremlin ‘likely’ has hold on Trump

The former MI6 agent best known for his controversial Trump-Russia dossier provided testimony for the United…

Kansas has worst 7-day spike in COVID-19 deaths since June 1

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Kansas on Friday reported its worst week-long spike in COVID-19-related deaths since…

Arkansas reports 990 new COVID-19 cases, 8 additional deaths

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – Arkansas reported 990 new cases of the coronavirus Friday and eight…

Pepcid-COVID study raised red flags weeks after $21M grant

Two months after the Trump administration awarded $21 million to study whether a common heartburn drug…