129 Vietnam virus patients repatriated; local spread widens

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A plane carrying 129 Vietnamese citizens diagnosed with COVID-19 has arrived in…

Harvard professor faces tax charges tied to Chinese school

BOSTON (AP) — A Harvard University professor already facing federal charges for allegedly lying about his…

As crime surges on his watch, Trump warns of Biden’s America

President Donald Trump is painting a dystopian portrait of what Joe Biden’s America might look like,…

Wall Street drifts higher ahead of Fed announcement

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are rising in early trading on Wall Street Wednesday ahead of…

Police say man shot to death in eastern Missouri’s Hillsdale

HILLSDALE, Mo. (AP) — Police in eastern Missouri say a man has been shot to death…

Georgia inmates hailed as heroes for saving injured deputy

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff’s office is thanking a group of inmates credited with…

How to take a high-interest loan and skip the debt cycle

High-interest payday and online lenders have long been among the few options for Americans with bad…

The Latest: Russia’s Putin says coronavirus ‘may worsen’

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the government to prepare for a possible uptick in…

US to bring 6,400 troops home from Germany, move 5,400 more

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. defense officials say the U.S. will pull roughly 12,000 troops out of…

Ex-Indiana Gov. Kernan, who was a Vietnam POW, dies at 74

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former Indiana Gov. Joe Kernan has died at age 74. His governor’s office…

As tide turns, retailers that resisted masks relent

NEW YORK (AP) — Winn-Dixie’s initial decision to not require its customers to wear masks met…

Machinists union president rallies striking shipyard workers

BATH, Maine (AP) — The international president of the Machinists union is encouraging striking workers at…

For racial justice protests, US taps tactical border squads

WASHINGTON (AP) — They are the most highly trained members of the Border Patrol — agents…

Massive protest against governor’s arrest challenges Kremlin

KHABAROVSK, Russia (AP) — Tens of thousands of people have marched across the far eastern Russian…

Hanna becomes hurricane as it heads toward virus-weary Texas

HOUSTON (AP) — Tropical Storm Hanna has been upgraded to a hurricane and is moving toward…

EPA eyes cleanup of coal ash threatening Indiana Dunes

CHESTERTON, Ind. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is seeking the public’s feedback on a…

The Latest: German cruise ship out for 1st time since virus

BERLIN — A German cruise ship has set sail for the first time since the industry…

Illinois State Museum reopens with safety measures in place

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Museum is reopening with safety precautions in place after…

Kyrgyzstan’s rights activist Azimzhan Askarov dies at 69

MOSCOW (AP) — Azimzhan Askarov, a human rights defender in Kyrgyzstan who was serving a life…

California, Florida, Texas lose House seats with Trump order

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A new analysis shows which states would be most impacted by President…

Portland to US: Protest barriers interfere with bike lanes

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — In its ongoing clash with federal authorities over the presence of U.S.…