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Published on November 25, 2020 - Page 5
Federal officials finalized a plan Tuesday to reduce pollution in one of the largest estuaries in the Northeast with an approach that gives...
Published on November 25, 2020 - Page 8
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) —California can’t enforce a ban on vanity license plates it considers “offensive to good taste and decency” because that violates...
Published on November 25, 2020 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 30,000 points for the first time Tuesday as progress in the development of coronavirus...
Published on November 24, 2020 - Page 6
SEATTLE — A master’s degree and a full-time job as a middle-school counselor weren’t enough to help Shanon Baker land an apartment she could afford...
Published on November 23, 2020 - Page 4
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Jury duty notices have set Nicholas Philbrook’s home on edge with worries about him contracting the coronavirus and passing it...
Published on November 23, 2020 - Page 10
STERLING, Va. (AP) — A man seen forcefully exhaling on two women outside President Donald Trump’s Virginia golf course has been charged with assault...
Published on November 23, 2020 - Page 10
President Donald Trump’s campaign requested a recount of votes in the Georgia presidential race on Saturday, a day after state officials certified...
Published on November 22, 2020 - Page 17
WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — A battle is underway over whether it is appropriate to hold a holiday celebration at the site of a now-closed institution where...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 1
As more than 90,000 of the nation’s long-term care residents have died in the coronavirus pandemic, advocates for the elderly say a tandem wave of...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 3
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) —As college students prepare to go home for the holidays, some schools are quickly ramping up COVID-19 testing to try to keep...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 4
NILES, Ill. (AP) — An 81-year-old former Marine from suburban Chicago used his grandfather’s antique Irish walking stick to chase off three burglars...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 4
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Friday that Tennessee can begin outlawing abortions because of a prenatal diagnosis of Down...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 4
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) —New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to soon receive an International Emmy award for his once-daily televised briefings on the...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —Trying to close out major unfinished business, the Trump administration issued regulations Friday that could lower the prices...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —President-elect Joe Biden turned 78 on Friday. In two months, he’ll take the reins of a politically fractured nation facing the...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 16
Health officials around the world are clashing over the use of certain drugs for COVID-19, leading to different treatment options for patients...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 16
Pfizer formally asked U.S. regulators Friday to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine. The move starts the clock on a process that could bring...
Published on November 20, 2020 - Page 3
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. decline in cigarette smoking could be stalling while the adult vaping rate appears to be rising, according to a government...
Published on November 20, 2020 - Page 3
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge is temporarily blocking the federal government’s plan to execute the first female death row inmate in almost six...
Published on November 19, 2020 - Page 2
S.C. schedules execution COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The state of South Carolina has scheduled what could be its first execution in nearly a decade, but...
Published on November 18, 2020 - Page 2
Texas priest pleads guilty HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston-area Roman Catholic priest pleaded guilty on Tuesday to indecency with a child related to...
Published on November 18, 2020 - Page 4
NEW ORLEANS (AP) —The raucous Mardi Gras parades where riders on elaborate floats toss trinkets to adoring throngs have been canceled in New Orleans...
Published on November 18, 2020 - Page 4
WILLIAMSPORT (AP) — Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, returned to federal court Tuesday after a long hiatus to accuse...
Published on November 17, 2020 - Page 2
Deputies kill armed man DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An armed man was fatally shot during a confrontation with South Florida deputies Monday morning,...
Published on November 17, 2020 - Page 2
Court weighs injection sites PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal appeals court became the latest panel to wrestle with the nation’s opioid epidemic as...
Published on November 17, 2020 - Page 5
From California to Pennsylvania, governors and mayors across the U.S. are ratcheting up COVID-19 restrictions amid the record-shattering resurgence...
Published on November 17, 2020 - Page 6
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s mayor has vetoed a bill that would have rededicated a Christopher Columbus monument to victims of police violence,...
Published on November 17, 2020 - Page 10
A section of South Carolina’s capital city was without power Monday after a squirrel scurrying across equipment caused damage that led to a blackout...
Published on November 16, 2020 - Page 6
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore officials are set to approve a roughly $8 million settlement to two men who went to prison after drugs were planted on...
Published on November 16, 2020 - Page 16
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —A Minnesota man who was tracking a large buck on the opening weekend of deer hunting season wound up finding another prize for his...