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Wisconsin set to hold in-person voting in presidential primary

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

Wisconsin is set to hold in-person voting next week after the state's legislature on Saturday declined to take up an effort delaying the presidential primary due to the...
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Democrats say Trump pick for coronavirus recovery watchdog is not independent enough

9 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

U.S. President Donald Trump's pick for the new watchdog overseeing $2.3 trillion in coronavirus-related fiscal spending is not independent enough to do the job, congressional...
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Trump says will ask Congress for more small business funds if money runs out

14 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   4 articles

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would ask Congress for more money to make loans to small businesses struggling with the economic fallout from the coronavirus...
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Top U.S. watchdog vows 'aggressive' oversight of Trump administration after intel firing

15 hours ago   |   Reuters

The top U.S. federal watchdog vowed on Saturday to continue to conduct "aggressive" independent oversight of government agencies, after President Donald Trump fired the...
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Republican leader McConnell says another coronavirus bill is coming

1 day ago   |   Reuters

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Friday the U.S. Congress will work on another coronavirus relief bill, with healthcare topping the list of priorities.
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Kennedy granddaughter, great-grandson missing in Chesapeake Bay

1 day ago   |   Reuters

The granddaughter of the late Robert F. Kennedy and her young son were missing on Friday after drifting out into the Chesapeake Bay on a canoe, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan said.
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Defense Secretary Esper backed firing of carrier captain Crozier

1 day ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper backed the Navy's firing of the commander of a coronavirus-striken aircraft carrier, the Pentagon said on Friday, amid a backlash from...
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Supreme Court postpones April oral arguments over coronavirus

1 day ago   |   Reuters   |   4 articles

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday postponed oral arguments scheduled for April as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and is considering alternative options for handling the...
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Wisconsin governor asks legislature to delay Tuesday's primary, make all voting by mail

1 day ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Democratic Governor Tony Evers said on Friday he was askingWisconsin's Republican-controlled legislature to cancel in-person voting in next week's presidential primary, making...
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Ex-White House candidate Buttigieg forms PAC to support 'forward-thinking' Democrats

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, whose presidential campaign became a top fundraiser in the crowded Democratic primary, is forming a political action...
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Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

"We're incredibly proud of him," Vanessa Bryant, Kobe's wife, said. Read more ...

WWE WrestleMania 36: Undertaker, title change, Becky Lynch highlight Day 1

WWE WrestleMania 36: Undertaker, title change, Becky Lynch highlight Day 1

Now that was badass. The Undertaker - using a twist on his American Badass persona - put on a horror-movie-meets-old-western boneyard match that was the highlight a supremely... Read more ...

WrestleMania 36 Night 1 match grades: Undertaker better than expected...

WrestleMania 36 Night 1 match grades: Undertaker better than expected; Strowman, Goldberg produce a stinker

Here's how Sporting News graded the first night of WrestleMania 36 matches. Read more ...

Trump talks with US pro sports leaders to discuss virus

Trump talks with US pro sports leaders to discuss virus

President Donald Trump met by phone with many U.S. pro sports leaders Saturday to discuss how that industry has been affected by the global coronavirus pandemic, saying he was... Read more ...

Dana White named in sex-tape lawsuit; UFC boss says case is 'bull'

Dana White named in sex-tape lawsuit; UFC boss says case is 'bull'

UFC president Dana White has been named in a lawsuit in which he's identified as the alleged prominent Las Vegas businessman victimized in a $200,000 sex-tape extortion. On... Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need to combat the virus

As cases rise, testing has become crucial in tracking how many Americans have been infected, but officials in some states say they still don't have enough. Read more ...

'It Was Terrible What He Did': Trump Rips Navy Captain Who Sounded Alarm On...

'It Was Terrible What He Did': Trump Rips Navy Captain Who Sounded Alarm On His Sick Sailors

“This isn't a class on literature. This is a captain of a massive ship that's nuclear-powered. He shouldn't be talking that way in a letter," Trump said of Brett Crozier. Read more ...

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Fearing an out-of-control coronavirus outbreak would overwhelm California's health care system, Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency on March 4. Within a week... Read more ...

Cloudy tonight, light rain showers Sunday

Cloudy tonight, light rain showers Sunday

Scattered showers will linger into Sunday afternoon with highs in the low 60s. Read more ...

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

English Premier League players failed to reach an agreement on Saturday with clubs to take 30% pay cuts during the coronavirus pandemic, escalating a bitter public row as their... Read more ...