Nation & World

World struggles as confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 40 million

The world’s number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 has surpassed 40 million.
October 19, 2020, 7:12 AM

Nation & World

Hardliner wins Turkish Cypriot leadership election

A hardliner who won a Turkish Cypriot leadership election says he’s ready to resume talks aimed at ending Cyprus’ 46-year ethnic division, as long as rival Greek Cypriots come to grips with Turkey’s regional might.
October 18, 2020, 2:52 PM

Nation & World

AP Top 25: Clemson remains overwhelming No. 1 over Alabama

Clemson easily held off Alabama to retain the No. 1 spot in The Associated Press college football poll, extending its longest run atop the poll to seven weeks.
October 18, 2020, 1:38 PM

National Politics

‘Our house is on fire’: Suburban women lead a Trump revolt

For many suburban women, the past four years have marked a political awakening that has powered women’s marches, the #MeToo movement and the victories of record numbers of female candidates.
October 19, 2020, 9:24 AM

National

‘Clouds,’ by teen who died of cancer, hits No. 1 on iTunes

Seven years after his death to cancer at age 18, a Minnesota singer-songwriter has returned to the top of the iTunes chart.
October 19, 2020, 9:22 AM

National

Wall Street opens mixed ahead of a busy week for earnings

Stocks gave up an early gain and turned mixed in the first few minutes of trading Monday morning.
October 19, 2020, 9:19 AM

National

Suspect arrested on Hollywood studio lot after confrontation

Los Angeles police say a sexual assault suspect has been arrested on the Paramount Pictures studio lot in Hollywood after a confrontation with officers.
October 19, 2020, 9:17 AM

National

Early in-person voting begins in key swing state of Florida

Florida begins in-person early voting in much of the state with the Trump campaign trying to cut into an early advantage Democrats have posted in mail-in votes in the key swing state.
October 19, 2020, 9:14 AM

New Articles

A desk of their own to ease remote learning for kids in need

As remote schooling swept the nation, parents realized that many kids lacked desks at home.
October 19, 2020, 9:02 AM

National

The Latest: Famed Italian opera house quarantines cast

Milan’s La Scala theater said Monday that the cast of “Aida” has been put under quarantine after two members tested positive for coronavirus.
October 19, 2020, 8:59 AM

World

Morales aide claims victory in Bolivia’s presidential vote

Evo Morales’ party is claiming claimed victory in Bolivia’s presidential election — a vote that appears to have rejected the right-wing policies of the interim government that took power after the leftist leader resigned and fled the country a year ago.
October 19, 2020, 8:59 AM

National Politics

COVID delay: New coronavirus relief may slip past election

Congress is quickly moving past the point at which it can deliver more coronavirus relief before the Election.
October 19, 2020, 8:56 AM

National Politics

Deep South News Advisory

October 19, 2020, 8:54 AM

World

Thai authorities seek to censor coverage of student protests

Thai authorities are working to stem a growing tide of protests calling for the prime minister to resign by threatening to censor news coverage, raiding a publishing house and attempting to block the Telegram messaging app used by demonstrators.
October 19, 2020, 8:51 AM

National Politics

Huge numbers return ballots in King County in first days

With King County election officials predicting voter turnout up to 90% early indications already show record-breaking numbers of ballots being returned as of Sunday.
October 19, 2020, 8:51 AM

New Articles

Pennsylvania General Election Testing Advisory

October 19, 2020, 8:35 AM

National

Guitars played, partly made by Eddie Van Halen go to auction

Two guitars owned, played and partly designed by the late Eddie Van Halen will be going up for auction.
October 19, 2020, 8:16 AM

National Politics

Greater Mid-Atlantic News Digest 8:30 a.m.

October 19, 2020, 8:14 AM

National

New tropical depression forms over central Atlantic

A new tropical depression has formed over the central Atlantic, the latest in a very active hurricane season.
October 19, 2020, 8:12 AM

National Politics

Gabbard leaves Hawaii National Guard for California unit

Military officials say former presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard has left the Hawaii Army National Guard for a new assignment with a California-based Army Reserve unit.
October 19, 2020, 8:12 AM

National

Election 2020 Today: Suburban women revolt, COVID aid delay

President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden have been on offense, with each campaigning in states they’re trying to flip during the Nov. 3 election that’s just over two weeks away.
October 19, 2020, 8:08 AM

National

Glamorous Miami club caught in power struggle over the virus

One of Miami’s most glamorous, star-studded nightclubs sits empty and quiet these days — a casualty of both the coronavirus outbreak and a power struggle between state and local government over how to contain the scourge.
October 19, 2020, 8:06 AM