Maine turkey hunters getting ready for another pandemic hunt

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – One of Maine’s “big four” hunting seasons is set to begin in…

India’s capital to lock down as nation’s virus cases top 15M

NEW DELHI (AP) – New Delhi was being put under a weeklong lockdown Monday night as…

Bitter experience helps French ICUs crest latest virus wave

ROUEN, France (AP) – Slowly suffocating in a French intensive care ward, Patrick Aricique feared he…

Turkey blood samples sought for West Nile Virus study

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) – New Hampshire hunters are being asked to collect blood samples from their…

Asian shares rise amid cautious outlook for global economy

TOKYO (AP) – Asian shares rose moderately Monday amid cautious optimism about a global rebound from…

Sale of Chinese painting shows art value rising in pandemic

HONG KONG (AP) – A Chinese painting from 1924 is expected to fetch at least $45…

Vaccine registration opens for final age band: 16 and older

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) – Vermont is opening up COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to all residents age 16…

Figure Skating in Harlem finds ways to deal with pandemic

For months last year, Figure Skating in Harlem included no figure skating. Read more…

VW, Ford unveil SUVs at China auto show under virus controls

SHANGHAI (AP) – Volkswagen, Ford and Chinese brands unveiled new SUVs for China’s growing market on…

Lucas Cavallini’s 49th-minute goal delivers Whitecaps 1-0 win over Portland Timbers

The Vancouver Whitecaps and Portland Timbers mustered just a combined four shots on goal on Sunday…

COVID-19 pandemic cuts into ability to manage cat population

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Maia Rumpho wants to wipe out a colony of about 25…

This Week: Netflix, AmEx results, US home sales

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: Read…

Closing arguments in Derek Chauvin trial over George Floyd killing set to begin

America is on the edge of a historic verdict that stands to have seismic repercussions whatever…

Remote Alaska villages boast high vaccination rates

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – John Waghiyi remembers rushing his cousin to the clinic in the Bering…

‘Mad Max’ prequel shot in Outback to be released in 2023

SYDNEY (AP) – A prequel to the “Mad Max” movie franchise starring Anya Taylor-Joy and Chris…

Japan journalist arrested in Myanmar, govt asks for release

TOKYO (AP) – Japan’s government said Monday it is asking Myanmar to release a Japanese journalist…

Pandemic inspires law firm to reissue cookbook

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – In online reviews, clients praise personal injury attorney Davis Rice for being…

Blake Shelton performs ‘Austin’ at ACMAS on day of shooting

Country music star Blake Shelton performed his 20-year-old classic “Austin” at the Academy of Country Music…

Two men killed as Tesla without anyone in the driver’s seat crashes into tree and catches fire

Two men have been killed after a Tesla crashed into a tree and burst into flames,…

Former NYPD police officer pleads guilty to obstruction in alleged murder-for-hire scheme

A former New York City police officer pleaded guilty Friday to obstruction of justice in connection…