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Chicago's July Fourth weekend ends with 17 dead, 70 wounded

July 6, 2020

CHICAGO (AP) — One of Chicago's bloodiest holiday weekends in memory ended with 17 people fatally shot, including a 7-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy, and 70 more wounded, despite a concerted... more »»

Latino, Black neighborhoods struggle with test disparities

July 6, 2020

PHOENIX (AP) — A Latino cook whose co-worker got COVID-19 waited in his truck for a free swab at a rare testing event in a low-income neighborhood in Phoenix. more »»

$10,000 reward offered in Atlanta killing of 8-year-old girl

July 6, 2020

ATLANTA (AP) — The shooting death of an 8-year-old girl in Atlanta prompted a $10,000 reward for information as authorities searched Monday for at least two people who opened fire on the car she... more »»

At least 2 shooters wanted for death of girl, 8, in Atlanta

July 6, 2020

ATLANTA (AP) — The shooting death of an 8-year-old girl in Atlanta prompted a $10,000 reward for information as authorities searched for at least two people who opened fire on the car she was... more »»

Coast Guard alters training for incoming class due to virus

July 6, 2020

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — There will be nobody screaming in the face of 18-year-old Ellie Hiigel when she arrives Wednesday for training in advance of her first year at the U.S. more »»

Prosecutors seek Friday court appearance for Epstein friend

July 6, 2020

New York (AP) — Prosecutors on Sunday asked a judge to schedule a Friday court appearance in New York for Jeffrey Epstein’s longtime associate to face charges she helped him recruit women to... more »»

Amid pandemic, fewer students seek federal aid for college

July 6, 2020

The number of high school seniors applying for U.S. more »»

Bald eagle trapped in Alaska tree rescued on 4th of July

July 6, 2020

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A bird symbolizing America's freedom had to be liberated on Independence Day after becoming stuck in a tree in Alaska, a wildlife official said. more »»

'Killed a baby:' 8-year-old girl killed in Atlanta shooting

July 5, 2020

ATLANTA (AP) — An 8-year-old girl was shot and killed on the Fourth of July after at least two people in a crowd of armed people opened fire on a car she was riding in near a flash point of recen... more »»

Grandfather: Stray bullet killed boy grabbing phone charger

July 5, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — An 11-year-old boy who was grabbing a phone charger on the way to a community cookout in Washington was struck and killed by a stray bullet Saturday night, his grandfather said. more »»

Duke, Dominion cancel contested Atlantic Coast Pipeline

July 5, 2020

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The developers of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline announced Sunday that they are canceling the multi-state natural gas project, citing delays and increasing cost uncertainty. more »»

'Lift Every Voice and Sing' hymn ignites hope across nation

July 5, 2020

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Black national anthem was born more than a century ago, but the popular hymn within the African American community called “Lift Every Voice and Sing” has resurrected a... more »»

Gig workers face shifting roles, competition in pandemic

July 5, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — There were the two-hour, unpaid waits outside supermarkets when San Francisco first started to lock down, on top of the heavy shopping bags that had to be lugged up countless... more »»

Debates turn emotional as schools decide how and if to open

July 5, 2020

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — School districts across America are in the midst of making wrenching decisions over how to resume classes in settings radically altered by the coronavirus pandemic, with... more »»

Cosby citing systemic racism as he fights assault conviction

July 5, 2020

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In a nearly empty Philadelphia courtroom in June 2015, a lawyer for Bill Cosby implored a federal judge to keep the comedian’s testimony in an old sexual battery lawsuit under... more »»

1 of 2 protesters hit by driver on Seattle freeway dies

July 5, 2020

SEATTLE (AP) — One of two people hit by a man who drove his car onto a closed Seattle freeway and into a crowd protesting police brutality has died. more »»

 
 

 

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