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More gunfire reported in Schenectady

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

SCHENECTADY - Police discovered several spent shell casings along a city street in the Vale neighborhood after responding to a report of shots fired early Tuesday morning...
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US Energy Dept recommends granting partial retroactive waivers to refiners -sources

1 hour ago   |   National Post

NEW YORK - The U.S. Department of Energy's recommendations to the Environmental Protection Agency for retroactive biofuel blending waiver requests included partial exemptions...
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Man charged after Louisiana officer's throat slashed with box cutter

Man charged after Louisiana officer's throat slashed with box cutter

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

SHREVEPORT, La. - A man accused of slashing a Louisiana officer in the throat with a box cutter while trying to avoid arrest Monday has been charged. According to the...
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NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot resigns: DOH confirms

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News   |   3 articles

The news comes after months of tensions between the Health Department and Mayor de Blasio during the COVID-19 outbreak.
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N.Y.C. Health Commissioner Resigns After Clashes With Mayor Over Virus

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The resignation of Dr. Oxiris Barbot, the commissioner since 2018, came after Mayor Bill de Blasio stripped her agency of a key virus tracing program.
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Ralph Lauren's dismal quarter shows it remains too reliant on department stores

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . Ralph Lauren reported poor...
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Cabrini Green shooting: Suspect charged in fatal shooting of boy, 9, on Near North Side

1 hour ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

A suspect has been charged in connection with the shooting of a 9-year-old boy in Chicago's Cabrini Green neighborhood Friday night.
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Pa. cancels on volunteer coronavirus contact tracers, moves to hire 1,000 paid staff

1 hour ago   |   The Morning Call

Despite the state's struggles to keep case counts low, the department told volunteers it planned to wait until the fall to resume trainings.
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7 additional deaths, 181 new coronavirus cases reported in Iowa

7 additional deaths, 181 new coronavirus cases reported in Iowa

2 hours ago   |   KCCI

The Iowa Department of Public Health reported 7 additional deaths and 181 new coronavirus cases Tuesday.
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CFD investigates accusation of someone getting out of firetruck, removing BLM banner on South Side

CFD investigates accusation of someone getting out of firetruck, removing BLM banner on South Side

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - The Chicago Fire Department is investigating after someone complained they saw a person get out of a firetruck to remove a Black Lives Matter banner on the city's...
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Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Local news reported multiple people were wounded in the incident. Read more ...

Census ending data collection for 2020 count a month early

Census ending data collection for 2020 count a month early

The decision comes as legislation that would have extended the national head count's deadlines stalls in the U.S. Senate. Read more ...

Flash flooding possible as Isaias moves into NH

Flash flooding possible as Isaias moves into NH

Granite Staters are bracing for heavy rain, high winds and flash flooding as a tropical storm that has spawned tornadoes in other states is forecast to move through the area. Read more ...

Ford CEO Jim Hackett stepping down

Ford CEO Jim Hackett stepping down

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Honda recalls 1.6M vans and SUVs in 4 different US recalls

Honda recalls 1.6M vans and SUVs in 4 different US recalls

DETROIT - Honda is recalling over 1.6 million minivans and SUVs in the U.S. to fix problems that include faulty backup camera displays, malfunctioning dashboard lights and... Read more ...

Tropical Storm Isaias: NYC braces for strong rain, winds

Tropical Storm Isaias: NYC braces for strong rain, winds

A tropical storm warning is in effect across the tri-state area as Tropical Storm Isaias continues its trek toward the Big Apple after making landfall in North Carolina... Read more ...

'It's bad': Bertie sheriff says tornado kills two, destroys 10 homes

'It's bad': Bertie sheriff says tornado kills two, destroys 10 homes

Two people are dead and two children are unaccounted for after a tornado hit a neighborhood in Bertie County early Tuesday. Read more ...

Shocking videos capture massive explosion that just rocked the Lebanese...

Shocking videos capture massive explosion that just rocked the Lebanese capital of Beirut

A massive explosion shook the Lebanese capital city of Beirut on Tuesday. The cause of the blast that originated near the city's port was not immediately known, but Lebanon's... Read more ...

Tropical Storm Isaias: De Blasio says NYC must take tornado threat seriously

Tropical Storm Isaias: De Blasio says NYC must take tornado threat seriously

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday warned New York City residents to take the tornado watch seriously as Tropical Storm Isaias barrels toward the tri-state area. A tornado watch... Read more ...

Man charged in fatal shooting of 9-year-old boy

Man charged in fatal shooting of 9-year-old boy

CHICAGO - Police have charged a man in the fatal shooting of 9-year-old Janari Ricks. Darrell Johnson, 39, was charged Tuesday with first degree murder in the death of... Read more ...