Tear gas at Portland protests raises concern about pollution

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – The presence of U.S. agents has diminished in Portland, Oregon, but city…

Kosovo team forfeits Champions League game over virus cases

NYON, Switzerland (AP) – A club from Kosovo had to forfeit its Champions League qualifier Wednesday…

Tribune closing 5 newsrooms including NY Daily News

Tribune Publishing Company, which owns some of the most storied newspapers in American journalism, said Wednesday…

Lyft’s 2Q loss $437M as virus spread and riders stayed home

NEW YORK (AP) – Lyft on Wednesday posted a loss of $437.1 million for the second…

Officials can’t say if more companies nixed closure requests

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota officials declined Wednesday to release information on any companies that…

‘Overture’ for more virus talks rejected as standoff deepens

WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House’s top negotiator tried to revive stalled talks Wednesday over coronavirus…

NBA’s latest testing numbers reveal no confirmed positives

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) – The NBA still has not had a confirmed coronavirus case…

Coronavirus outbreak hits Folsom State Prison in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Nearly 90 inmates at Folsom State Prison have tested positive for the…

Keeneland fall meet presents 18 stakes worth $4.775 million

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) – Keeneland’s 17-day fall meet will feature 18 graded stakes races worth $4.775…

Montana budget strong, but tax hikes on the table

HELENA, Mont. (AP) – Montana’s general fund balance is high enough to cover any coronavirus-related revenue…

South Dakota’s Noem to build security fence around residence

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota officials said Wednesday they plan to build a security…

Idaho family reaches settlement in cyanide bomb lawsuit

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) – The federal government has admitted negligence and agreed to pay an Idaho…

UK slashes official virus death toll by more than 5,000

LONDON (AP) – The British government on Wednesday changed the way it compiles coronavirus deaths, a…

US budget deficit climbs to record $2.81 trillion

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) – The U.S. budget deficit climbed to $2.81 trillion in the first…

Missouri universities plan for students to return amid virus

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Students moving back to campus at the University of Missouri this week…

RI gov says she’s considering delaying start of school

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Rhode Island will delay the reopening of public schools by two weeks,…

Syria: President Assad suffers brief drop in blood pressure

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) – Syrian President Bashar Assad interrupted a speech he was giving to parliament…

Boston mayor: Colleges must guard against spread of virus

BOSTON (AP) – Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is pressing area colleges to finish up proposals about…

Can Trump aide Meadows move from deal breaker to deal-maker?

WASHINGTON (AP) – Mark Meadows dropped to a knee in then-Speaker John Boehner’s office, the still-new…

A few Arizona districts moving to start in-person learning

PHOENIX (AP) – At few Arizona school districts are moving to begin in-person learning next Monday…