News

Kansas on track to pay out extra unemployment benefit

Kansas is on track to pay out an extra $300-a-week federal unemployment benefit as part of a coronavirus rescue aid package enacted late last month.
January 15, 2021, 8:51 AM

News

Positive COVID-19 test at venue where Illinois House met

A positive test for COVID-19 at the venue where the Illinois House has been meeting is prompting calls for precautions.
January 15, 2021, 8:11 AM

News

Dominic Smith, Mets agree to $2.55 million, 1-year contract

First baseman outfielder Dominic Smith and the New York Mets have avoided arbitration when they agreed to a $2.55 million, one-year contract.
January 15, 2021, 7:53 AM

News

Family of man fatally shot by Texas officer call for arrest

Family members of a Black man fatally shot by a Killeen, Texas, police officer who was responding to a mental health call are calling for the officer to be arrested and charged for the shooting.
January 15, 2021, 7:51 AM

News

Zoo Miami announces death of Eastern black rhino named Toshi

Officials at Zoo Miami say a black rhino named Toshi has died from a variety of ailments caused by advanced age.
January 15, 2021, 7:30 AM

News

Missouri House cancels work as lawmakers sickened with virus

The Missouri House is canceling work next week because of a rising number of coronavirus cases in the Capitol.
January 15, 2021, 8:05 AM

News

Wake County Detention Center is trying to stop virus spread

North Carolina’s Wake County Detention Center is seeing its worst spread of the coronavirus since the beginning of the pandemic.
January 15, 2021, 7:08 AM

Nation & World

California mobilizes National Guard amid concern over unrest

California Gov. Gavin Newsom is mobilizing 1,000 members of the National Guard over concerns of civil unrest ahead of President Donald Trump leaving office.
January 14, 2021, 5:12 PM

Nation & World

California mobilizes National Guard amid concern over unrest

California Gov. Gavin Newsom is mobilizing 1,000 members of the National Guard over concerns of civil unrest ahead of President Donald Trump leaving office.
January 14, 2021, 3:48 PM