Saturday, November 28, 2020

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Updated 2 weeks ago

Oregon, New Mexico order lockdowns as other states resist

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The governors of Oregon and New Mexico ordered near-lockdowns Friday in the most aggress...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
'Time to heal': Biden defeats Trump for White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States on Saturday and offered himself to the...

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
The Latest: Biden, Trump locked in tight races in battleground states

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden were locked in tight races in battleground states across the country Tuesday nig...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Wolves rebound, lose protections. Now future up to voters

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — The saucer-sized footprints in the mud around the bloody, disemboweled bison carcass were unmistakable: wolves.

Updated 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Trump officials end gray wolf protections across most of US

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Trump administration officials on Thursday stripped Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves in most of the U.S., ending ...

Updated 1 month ago
Barrett confirmed as Supreme Court justice

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, with Republicans overpowering Democrats to in...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Montana joins landmark antitrust case against Google

WASHINGTON (AP) — Montana Attorney General Tim Fox, along with the U.S. Department of Justice and ten other state attorneys general on Tuesday sued Google fo...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Rural Midwest hospitals struggling to handle virus surge

WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. (AP) — Rural Jerauld County in South Dakota didn't see a single case of the coronavirus for more than two months stretching from Jun...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Ski resorts adapt to new normal amid pandemic

DENVER (AP) — Helmet, goggles, skis? Check. Hand sanitizer, face covering, reservation? Check.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Pendley says he's still on the job as acting director of BLM

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — William Perry Pendley wants Wyoming to know that he's still on the job as the nation's acting head of public lands.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Trump says he's leaving hospital for White House, feels good

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday he's leaving the military hospital where he has been treated for COVID-19 and will continue his recov...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Trump, stricken by COVID-19, taken to military hospital

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump appeared in public Friday evening for the first time since being stricken by COVID-19, boarding his Marine One helic...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Judge blocks large parts of temporary work visa ban

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A judge on Thursday temporarily lifted a visa ban on a large number of work permits, undercutting a measure that the Trump administration sa...

Updated 2 months ago
Three killed in Northern California wildfire; thousands flee

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Northern California's wine country was on fire again Monday as strong winds fanned flames in the already scorched region, destroying hom...

Updated 2 months ago
Feds to ship millions of tests in bid to reopen K-12 schools

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump planned to announce Monday that the federal government will begin distributing millions of rapid coronavirus tests t...