The U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 200,000, and it’s just ‘the tip of the iceberg’
The coronavirus, which was first confirmed in the United States about eight months ago, has killed more than 200,000 people across the country as U.S. officials rush to approve and manufacture a vaccine.
California reopens more widely as infections hit lowest rate
LOS ANGELES (AP) - More of California was cleared to reopen additional businesses Tuesday, including most of the San Francisco Bay Area and one of Southern California's largest counties, as coronavirus infection rates have fallen to their lowest level of the pandemic.Dr. Mark Ghaly, the state health secretary, also ...
Trump Criticizes China for Covid-19 Response in United Nations Speech
President Donald Trump, who prefers speaking to boisterous crowds, is set to give a prerecorded address to the U.N. General Assembly as he grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, chilly relations between the U.S. and China and ongoing threats from North Korea and Iran — all during a heated campaign for reelection.
Nancy Pelosi, Steve Mnuchin reach deal on continuing resolution to avoid government shutdown
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced late Tuesday that Democrats have reached a deal with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to avert a government shutdown and fund the government with a continuing resolution through Dec. 11.
Trump supporter charged with hitting girl with flagpole
A man was arrested last week after striking a 12-year-old girl in the face with a flagpole during a small rally for President Donald Trump near a Florida intersection, authorities said.
Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons opts out of playing the rest of the season - Major League Baseball News
September 22, 2020 10:50 pm Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons, who will become a free agent this fall, has opted out of the last five games of the season due to COVID-19 concerns. Source : www.latimes.com [...]
Chicago Bulls hire Billy Donovan as coach, replaces Boylen
The Chicago Bulls hired Billy Donovan as their new head coach Tuesday. The 55-year-old Donovan spent the last five seasons with the Oklahoma City Thunder. He replaces Jim Boylen, who was fired after the Bulls finished d 22-43 and were one of the eight teams that didn’t qualify for the NBA’s restart at Walt Disney World.
They Said It: Leaders At The Virtual UN, In Their Own Words
Lots of leaders saying lots of things about lots of topics — topics that matter to them, to their regions, to the world. That’s what the speechmaking at the U.N. General Assembly invariably produces each year. And each year, certain enormous topics and certain louder voices dominate.
Austin Voth helps the Nationals fend off elimination for at least one more game against the... - Major League Baseball News
Austin Voth helps the Nationals fend off elimination for at least one more game against the…Source : www.washingtonpost.com
Mickelson and late-night range session key for DeChambeau
Bryson DeChambeau points to two keys during his U.S. Open victory, neither during the four rounds
Migrant women to no longer see doctor accused of misconduct
Immigration authorities have stopped sending detained women to a rural Georgia gynecologist accused of performing surgeries without consent