FEAR AND ANXIETY SPIKE IN VIRUS HOT SPOTS ACROSS US

SENATE VOTES TO ADVANCE BARRETT; CONFIRMATION EXPECTED MONDAY

Senate Republicans voted overwhelmingly Sunday to advance Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett toward final confirmation despite...

 
 
 

MILWAUKEE CASINO, OTHER BUSINESSES CARRY ON DESPITE PANDEMIC

In mid-July, Rodney Ferguson, CEO and general manager of Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, was faced with the unenviable task of informing...

SURGING CORONAVIRUS COLORS WHITE HOUSE RACE IN CLOSING DAYS

President Donald Trump assured supporters packed shoulder to shoulder at weekend rallies that "we're rounding the turn" on the coronavirus...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: INDIA'S CASES KEEP DOWNTURN WITH 50K INFECTIONS

India's daily coronavirus cases have dropped to nearly 50,000, maintaining a downturn over the last few weeks.

POMPEO, ESPER TO PUSH TRUMP'S ANTI-CHINA MESSAGE IN INDIA

Just a week before November's election, two of President Donald Trump's top national security aides will visit India for meetings focused...

 
 
 

TODAY IN HISTORY

WISCONSIN GOP'S VOTING RESTRICTIONS IMPACT BLACK RESIDENTS

Melody McCurtis and Danell Cross start their day early on a recent sunny Sunday going door to door in their neighborhood northwest...

 
 
 

EUROPE, U.S. WATCH CASE TOTALS GROW, DEBATE NEW RESTRICTIONS

Confirmed coronavirus infections continued to soar Saturday in many parts of the U.S. and Europe. In some cases, so did anger over...

WORKERS RETURN WARILY TO THE OFFICE, AS EMPLOYERS EMBRACE SLEW OF SAFETY MEASURES

Upgraded air filters and plexiglass dividers help employees feel safer.

 
 
 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS IN MINNESOTA FEEL ANXIETY AS TRUMP ADMINISTRATION PROPOSES SHORTENING VISAS

FOUR STABBED IN CHIPPEWA FALLS ALTERCATION

An altercation in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin early Saturday has left four people injured by stab wounds.

 
 
 

APPEALS COURT HALTS ORDER REQUIRING GEORGIA POLLBOOK BACKUPS

A federal appeals court on Saturday temporarily halted a lower court's order that said every polling place in Georgia must have at...

MINNESOTA SCHOOLS SEEK VOTER-APPROVED FUNDING ON CROWDED BALLOTS

Early voting along with the focus on the presidential election make the outcomes hard to gauge.

 
 
 

WILL 2020 BE THE YEAR OF THE WOMAN FOR THE MINNESOTA LEGISLATURE?

TRUMP CAMPAIGN FLOUTED AGREEMENT TO FOLLOW HEALTH GUIDELINES AT DULUTH RALLY, DOCUMENTS SHOW

The pledge signed to abide by a 250-person limit at the Sept. 30 airport event went unheeded - and unanswered.

 
 
 

CREWS VACUUM 'MURDER HORNETS' OUT OF WASHINGTON NEST

Heavily protected crews in Washington state worked Saturday to destroy the first nest of so-called murder hornets discovered in the...

FACEBOOK DEMANDS ACADEMICS DISABLE AD-TARGETING DATA TOOL

Academics, journalists and First Amendment lawyers are rallying behind New York University researchers in a showdown with Facebook...

 
 
 

ATTORNEYS FOR BLACK WOMAN SHOT BY COP: FIRING `A FIRST STEP'

Attorneys representing a Black woman who was shot and wounded inside a vehicle by a suburban Chicago police officer who also fatally...

BOAT PARADES, ROAD RALLIES BUOY TRUMP AND HIS SUPPORTERS

When a flotilla of pontoon and fishing boats decked out with "Trump 2020" flags cruised past him this summer, Dale Fullenkamp got an...

 
 
 



Senate votes to advance Barrett toward final confirmation for Supreme Court

Senate votes to advance Barrett toward final confirmation for Supreme Court

Barrett's ascent opens up a potential new era of rulings on abortion, gay marriage and the Affordable Care Act. Read more ...

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows says 'we are not going to control...

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows says 'we are not going to control the pandemic'

Summary List Placement White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Sunday said that the United States would not "control" the coronavirus, in the face of rising infections... Read more ...

Pope Francis appoints America's first Black cardinal, Wilton Gregory

Pope Francis appoints America's first Black cardinal, Wilton Gregory

Pope Francis elevated Gregory and 12 others in a surprise ceremony Sunday morning. Read more ...

Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes US Archbishop Gregory

Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes US Archbishop Gregory

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis on Sunday named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory, who would become the first Black U.S. prelate to earn the... Read more ...

What channel is Buccaneers vs. Raiders on today? Time, TV schedule for Week...

What channel is Buccaneers vs. Raiders on today? Time, TV schedule for Week 7 NFL game

Here's everything you need to know to watch the Buccaneers vs. Raiders game on Sunday, including kickoff time, TV channels and a full Week 7 NFL schedule. Read more ...

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Mike Pence plans to maintain an aggressive campaign schedule this week despite his exposure to a top aide who tested positive for the coronavirus, the White... Read more ...

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan claimed Sunday it killed a top al-Qaida propagandist on an FBI most-wanted list during an operation in the country's east. Read more ...

Senate aims to put Barrett closer to a final vote on Monday

Senate aims to put Barrett closer to a final vote on Monday

WASHINGTON - Senators were poised on Sunday to remove a key hurdle to Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation as Republicans push for a final vote Monday, just... Read more ...

Wild back-and-forth in Game 4, unbelievable 9th inning comeback leads to...

Wild back-and-forth in Game 4, unbelievable 9th inning comeback leads to Tampa Bay win, tied World Series

The Rays defeated the Dodgers 8-7 in a wild back-and-forth and comeback to tie the series at 2-2. Read more ...

College football updated polls: AP Top 25, Coaches Poll rankings after Week 8

College football updated polls: AP Top 25, Coaches Poll rankings after Week 8

College football's updated polls following the Week 8 slate of games - now including results from Big Ten games. Read more ...