General News

Virus fears will postpone Miami's Ultra music festival

Mar 5, 2020

Fears of the new coronavirus have led to postponement of the three-day Ultra electronic dance music festival in Miami

Former White House doctor Jackson goes to Texas GOP runoff

Mar 4, 2020

Former White House physician and one-time nominee to head the Department of Veterans Affairs Ronny Jackson has advanced to a runoff in the Republican primary for a rural Texas congressional seat

Court OKs Texas winner-take-all presidential elector system

Feb 26, 2020

A federal appeals court says the winner-take-all system Texas uses to assign Electoral College presidential votes is constitutional

Disney names new CEO to replace Bob Iger immediately

Feb 25, 2020

The Walt Disney Co. has named Bob Chapek CEO, replacing Bob Iger, effective immediately

New Seattle NHL team to subsidize public transit for fans

Feb 25, 2020

Seattle's new NHL franchise is trying to make it easier for fans to get to games in the traffic-clogged city

`Tool Box Killer' who preyed on teenagers dies in California

Feb 25, 2020

California officials say one of the so-called “Tool Box Killers,” who preyed on teenage girls in Southern California more than 40 years ago, has died

AP-NORC poll: Most Americans plan to participate in census

Feb 25, 2020

Most Americans say they are likely to participate in the 2020 census, but some doubt that the U.S. Census Bureau will keep their personal information confidential

Charter bus rollover kills 3, injures 18 outside San Diego

Feb 22, 2020

A charter bus has rolled down an embankment off a Southern California highway, killing three people and injuring 18 others

Cancer-linked chemical found inside Kansas aircraft hangar

Feb 21, 2020

Dangerous levels of a compound linked to cancer were found last year inside an aircraft hangar at McConnell Air Force Base in Kansas, and a memo warns more than 50 personnel may have been exposed to it

Judge OKs settlement over western Michigan contamination

Feb 20, 2020

A federal judge has approved a settlement with a western Michigan footwear company that faced a lawsuit over groundwater tainted with potentially harmful “forever" chemicals that are turning up in drinking water across the industrial state

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