UPDATED ODDS ON LANDING SPOTS FOR DALTON, NEWTON, WINSTON

While it remains to be seen which quarterback domino will fall next, the oddsmakers appear to be in agreement on where that domino...

U.S. CONGRESS EYES NEXT STEPS IN CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

WASHINGTON - Three days after passing a $2.2 trillion package aimed at easing the heavy economic blow of the coronavirus pandemic,...

 
 
 

LOCKDOWN BROKEN IN EL SALVADOR AS CROWDS GATHER FOR GOVERNMENT AID

By Anastasia Moloney

NFL TRANSACTION NOTEBOOK: STEELERS OFFICIALLY SIGN EBRON

The Pittsburgh Steelers officially signed tight end Eric Ebron on Monday, completing their biggest addition of the offseason.

 
 
 

U.S. JUDGE STOPS TEXAS FROM CURBING ABORTIONS DURING CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

A U.S. judge on Monday blocked Texas officials from banning most abortions in the state as part of their order to postpone surgeries...

EMERGENCY COVID-19 MEASURES ENACTED FOR CANADA'S SENIORS' HOMES WHERE PANDEMIC HITS HARDEST

Fearing that elderly residents of long term care homes will suffer the worst mortality in the coronavirus pandemic, Canadian authorities...

 
 
 

RED SOX LHP SALE UNDERGOES TOMMY JOHN SURGERY

Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale underwent what the team called "successful" Tommy John surgery on his throwing arm Monday, a...

BRAZIL'S SENATE APPROVES 50 BLN REAIS EMERGENCY INCOME FOR POOR

BRASILIA - Brazil's senate on Monday approved a bill guaranteeing 600 reais a month income for some of the country's poorest and most...

 
 
 

REPORTS: TEXANS, LT TUNSIL TALKING EXTENSION

The Houston Texans are in active discussions with left tackle Laremy Tunsil regarding a contract extension, multiple media outlets...

TRUMP SAYS GUIDELINES TO SLOW CORONAVIRUS SPREAD MAY GET TOUGHER

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he may toughen up current guidelines aimed at slowing the spread of the...

 
 
 

SPIRIT CANCELS ALL FLIGHTS TO NEW YORK AREA AFTER CDC ADVISORY

WASHINGTON - Low-cost U.S. carrier Spirit Airlines Inc said on Monday it will cancel all flights to and from the New York region after...

U.S. STATES ACCUSED OF USING COVID-19 TO CLOSE ABORTION CLINICS

By Ellen Wulfhorst

 
 
 

UKRAINE PARLIAMENT VOTES TO LIFT BAN ON SALE OF FARMLAND

KIEV - Ukrainian lawmakers early on Tuesday voted to lift a ban on the sale of farmland, one of the requirements for the country to...

CORONAVIRUS SHOWS U.S. TOO DEPENDENT ON CHEAP MEDICAL IMPORTS, USTR SAYS

WASHINGTON - U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Monday that G20 trade ministers should work resolve disruptions to...

 
 
 

DOCTOR RECOMMENDED NO ACTION FOR U.S.' PELOSI AFTER CORONAVIRUS CONTACT

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Congress' attending physician recommended U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi take no particular action after she...

BRAZIL'S HEALTH MINISTER URGES MAXIMUM SOCIAL DISTANCING

BRASILIA - Brazilians should maintain maximum social distancing right now to help ease the strain on the health system caused by the...

 
 
 

U.S. EXPECTED TO RENEW SANCTIONS WAIVERS ALLOWING IRAN NONPROLIFERATION WORK -SOURCES

WASHINGTON - The United States is expected to allow Russian, Chinese and European companies to continue their work at Iranian nuclear...

U.S. SPIES FIND CORONAVIRUS SPREAD IN CHINA, NORTH KOREA, RUSSIA HARD TO CHART

WASHINGTON - As U.S. spy agencies seek to assemble a precise picture of the world's coronavirus outbreaks, they are finding serious...

 
 
 

U.S. JUDGE STOPS TEXAS FROM CURBING ABORTIONS DURING CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

A U.S. judge on Monday blocked Texas officials from banning most abortions in the state as part of their order to postpone surgeries...

NEW YORK GREETS HOSPITAL SHIP WITH CHEERS; CALIFORNIA CASES SOAR

NEW YORK - New York welcomed the arrival of a gleaming 1,000-bed U.S. Navy hospital ship on Monday as a beacon of hope for the city's...

 
 
 



Macy's to furlough 130,000 workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Macy's to furlough 130,000 workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Following numerous closures of offices and stores this year, Macy's announced Monday it will furlough 130,000 people. Read more ...

Chicago chef starts effort to help laid-off food workers

Chicago chef starts effort to help laid-off food workers

Celebrity chef Rick Bayless launches an effort to help restaurant workers who have been laid off during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Alan Merrill, ‘I Love Rock and Roll' co-writer, dies of coronavirus

Alan Merrill, ‘I Love Rock and Roll' co-writer, dies of coronavirus

The Bronx-born rocker, 69, died Sunday morning, daughter Laura Merrill posted to Facebook. Read more ...

Officials confirm new 2021 dates for Olympic Games

Officials confirm new 2021 dates for Olympic Games

Last week, the IOC and Japanese organizers postponed the Olympics until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Dollar General announces discount for medical workers, guardsmen and first...

Dollar General announces discount for medical workers, guardsmen and first responders

Dollar General announced Monday that its stores will provide medical personnel, first responders and activated National Guardsmen with a 10 percent discount on qualifying... Read more ...

Red Sox LHP Sale has Tommy John Surgery

Red Sox LHP Sale has Tommy John Surgery

BOSTON - Red Sox starter Chris Sale had Tommy John surgery on his left elbow on Monday, his 31st birthday, and the team said it was successful. Read more ...

Coronavirus in NY: State sees spike of 250 deaths, with 66,000 now infected

Coronavirus in NY: State sees spike of 250 deaths, with 66,000 now infected

The coronavirus' toll on New York soared to frightening new heights on Monday, including a spike of more than 250 deaths, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. Read more ...

Indiana working to double amount of tests, medical equipment ahead of...

Indiana working to double amount of tests, medical equipment ahead of anticipated COVID-19 surge

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb and state officials are giving an update on the state's COVID-19 cases and response. Read more ...

Florida officials seek arrest for megachurch pastor that held Sunday service...

Florida officials seek arrest for megachurch pastor that held Sunday service in front of packed crowd

A live stream of Sunday's three-and-a-half-hour church service showed scores of congregants. Read more ...

Local food resources amid coronavirus pandemic

Local food resources amid coronavirus pandemic

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