A walk through town: Families, coronavirus and…

The closings and quarantines prompted by the coronavirus outbreak have given some families more time together

Activists Ask Trump To Use His Own Legislation To…

The Trump administration has alluded to a plan to free "nonviolent" at-risk federal prisoners but has yet to pull the trigger.

She Said Virus Coverage Was to Hurt Trump. Now, a…

Two weeks ago, Trish Regan's Fox Business show went on "hiatus" after remarks she made dismissing the coronavirus as an "impeachment scam" hyped up by Democrats to make President Trump look bad. Now, the anchor and the network have officially "parted ways," per CNNBusiness . "We thank her for her contributions...

Repeated rounds of wet weather to drench Northeast

Millions of Americans in the Northeast stuck in their homes due to quarantine might not have ideal weather for taking a stroll outdoors this weekend.

California lawmakers plead: fight virus, don't…

California lawmakers are begging people not to pack beaches and hiking trails as a sunny weekend arrives after days of residents being cooped up under stay-at-home orders

Doctors as Virus Cases in US Pass 100K: 'We Are…

Just two days ago, there were about 82,000 cases of the coronavirus in the United States, making it the country with the most cases in the world . Now that count has surpassed 100,000, per Reuters , which reports the US number rose by about 18,000 on Friday—the...

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Business owners hope to stay open despite outbreak

While much of the U.S. is living on lockdown to minimize the spread of the coronavirus, several Southern states are resisting. Small businesses considered non-essential say the governors are the only thing between them and financial ruin. (March 28)

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide…

The Rev. Joseph E

U.S. Files Criminal Charges Against Venezuela's…

The leader of Venezuela's socialist regime and top officials are charged with facilitating cocaine shipments to the U.S.

A Civil Rights Icon, Dead at 98

A civil rights icon who was an aide to Martin Luther King Jr., conducted the benediction prayer at Barack Obama's 2009 presidential inauguration, and led the Southern Christian Leadership Conference for two decades has died. Relatives of the Rev. Joseph E. Lowery say the 98-year-old died at home in Atlanta...

Severe storms to bring risk of tornadoes to…

Forecasters expect the volatile weather to reach major cities including Chicago, Indianapolis and St. Louis.

UN chief says misinformation about COVID-19 is…

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the world is not only fighting the “common enemy” of the coronavirus “but our enemy is also the growing surge of misinformation” about COVID-19

In Wuhan, a Few Test Positive After Recovery

A number of patients in Wuhan have tested positive for the second time for the coronavirus after testing negative and making a recovery. That raises a few possibilities, NPR reports. One is that the diagnostic tools aren't 100% accurate. Or there could be another round of infections beginning, just as...

Convention Center to be used for virus patients

New Orleans is converting its convention center into a hospital that, once up and running, will be able to accommodate up to 3,000 coronavirus patients. (March 27)

Shop sells 'hundreds' of doughnuts starring Dr…

An upstate New York doughnut shop is featuring the likeness of the doctor leading the country's battle with coronavirus on its sweet treats

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Coronavirus Postpones, Cancels SAT And ACT Exams

Some colleges and universities are already dropping the tests as admission requirements in light of the coronavirus.

Trump Has a First in Poll

For the first time in his presidency, more people approve of the job Donald Trump is doing than disapprove, polls show. The improvement appears to be driven by support for his handling of the coronavirus crisis, the Hill reports. A Washington Post -ABC News poll found 48% of those polled...

Hail pummels Oklahoma backyard

Severe storms dumped hail on Edmond, Oklahoma, on March 27. The hail pelted this backyard and pool.

'The day the music died': Coronavirus tests New…

Nearly 15 years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is facing another test of its ability to prepare for potential disaster

Trump Invokes Act to Compel GM to Make Ventilators

President Trump lashed out at US automakers Friday and demanded they begin making ventilators to help hospitals cope with the pandemic. Hours after airing his complaints on social media, Trump invoked the Defense Production Act to require that General Motors make the machines, reports the Washington Post . The act gives...

De Blasio issues grim warning over virus threat

AP Sources: Alleged Maduro co-conspirator is in…

Four people familiar with the case say a retired Venezuelan army general indicted alongside Nicolás Maduro has surrendered in Colombia and is being taken by Drug Enforcement Administration agents to New York for arraignment

FBI Prevents Possible Terrorist Attack At Kansas…

The FBI said it has been investigating the man for domestic terrorism for months.

Dow Ends Strong Week on a Sour Note

The markets couldn't manage a four -day rally. Despite the passage in the House of a massive stimulus passage, the major US markets closed very much in the red on Friday, per MarketWatch . The declines gave back some of the gains made in the near-historic three-day surge ending Thursday. On...

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Enjoying spring nature virtually

During the COVID-19 pandemic, there is a limited number of ways to experience nature's beauty. Accuweather's Dexter Henry looks at some creative ways for people to enjoy nature this spring

Handling mail amid coronavirus: Low risk but wash…

Health experts say there's very low risk of catching the coronavirus from handling mail and packages

John Kerry Unloads on Lawmaker in Surprising Tweet

Rep. Thomas Massie is not a popular man on Capitol Hill because he's gumming up quick passage of the massive stimulus bill in the House. The Kentucky Republican said Friday morning he planned to ask for a roll call vote, meaning lawmakers would have to be physically present to vote,...