The Minneapolis police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in custody after pleading that he could not breathe, was arrested Friday and charged with murder.
The race, which draws a field of 30,000 and already had been postponed from April 20 to Sept. 14, will be replaced by a virtual event.
Two NASA astronauts climbed aboard a SpaceX rocket ship Wednesday for liftoff on a history-making flight that was seen as a giant leap forward for the booming business of commercial space travel.
Friday was Pennsylvania’s second annual 1-4-3 Day, an occasion when state officials encourage people to share their acts of kindness and gratitude.
Based on anecdotal reports, AAA expects fewer people will hit the road for what is considered the unofficial start of the summer travel season.
The event is scheduled for Monday, beginning at 11 a.m. in front of the Hawkins County Courthouse. The intersection of Main Street and Depot Street will be closed to traffic for the event.
It is a federal holiday observed on the last Monday in the month of May.
Johnson & Johnson is ending sales of its iconic talc-based Johnson’s Baby Powder in the United States and Canada.
Democrats pushed Congress' biggest coronavirus relief bill yet toward expected House passage Friday, a $3 trillion behemoth they said a beleaguered country badly needs but Republicans called a bloated election-year wish list.
What began as an effort by Whitney Rutz to cheer herself up ended up lifting the spirits of many others — one giant cinnamon roll at a time.
Tennessee’s average gas price fell nearly 4 cents last week to $1.56, which is 25 cents less than one month ago and nearly $1.07 less than one year ago, AAA reported.
Dr. Anthony Fauci, infectious diseases chief at the National Institutes of Health, on Saturday stressed a step-wise approach, with restrictions gradually lifted as areas reach certain milestones.
Instead of setting the scene from the 18th fairway, Fox announcer Joe Buck can be heard describing a toddler’s short game on social media.
President Donald Trump told the nation’s governors restrictions could be eased to allow businesses to reopen over the next several weeks in places that have extensive testing and a marked decrease in COVID-19 cases.
The National Weather Service said strong winds were sweeping through other parts of Mississippi, and a tornado was spotted north of Meridian near the Alabama state line.