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Metal band Great White has apologized for performing at a North Dakota concert where the crowd didn’t wear masks despite the ongoing threat of the coronavirusJuly 12, 2020, 8:41 PM3 min readDICKINSON, N.D. — Metal band Great White has apologized for performing at an outdoor North Dakota concert where the crowd didn’t wear masks despite…

A federal appeals court has ruled that the first federal execution in nearly two decades can proceed as scheduled on MondayBy MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated PressJuly 12, 2020, 11:16 PM5 min readWASHINGTON — A federal appeals court ruled Sunday that the first federal execution in nearly two decades can proceed as scheduled on Monday. The ruling…

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With the United States grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, Florida hit a grim milestone Sunday, shattering the national record for a state’s largest single-day increase in positive cases. Deaths from the virus have also been rising in the U.S., especially in the South and West, though still…

Federal prosecutors are seeking prison time for Kentucky’s former Democratic Party chief when he is sentenced this week, but attorneys for Jerry Lundergan are seeking probationJuly 12, 2020, 5:31 PM2 min readFRANKFORT, Ky. — Federal prosecutors are seeking prison time for Kentucky’s former Democratic Party chief when he is sentenced this week, but attorneys for…

A Republican governor who’s rumored to be eyeing a run for the White House in 2024 says the GOP needs to be a “bigger tent party” after President Donald Trump leaves officeJuly 12, 2020, 8:30 PM2 min readWASHINGTON — A Republican governor rumored to be eyeing a run for the White House in 2024 said…

A 12-year-old boy was arrested by police after Crystal Palace player Wilfried Zaha highlighted racist abuse he received ahead of Sunday’s Premier League match at Aston VillaBy ROB HARRIS AP Global Soccer WriterJuly 12, 2020, 6:57 PM2 min readLONDON — A 12-year-old boy was arrested by police after Crystal Palace player Wilfried Zaha highlighted racist…

President Donald Trump is slowly coming to accept that the Republican National Convention won’t be the four-night infomercial for his reelection that he’d anticipatedBy ZEKE MILLER Associated PressJuly 12, 2020, 6:17 PM6 min readWASHINGTON — After months of insisting that the Republican National Convention go off as scheduled despite the pandemic, President Donald Trump is…

China has fast become a top election issue as President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden engage in a verbal brawl over who’s better at playing the tough guy against BeijingBy DEB RIECHMANN and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated PressJuly 12, 2020, 7:31 PM6 min readWASHINGTON — China has fast become a top election issue as President…

Power outages have also been reported in several states due to storms overnight.July 12, 2020, 11:55 AM5 min read Powerful thunderstorms across the Central U.S. and gusty storms in the Northeast have caused at least 327 reports of severe weather in the last 24 hours. The wind reports have been quite notable in the central…

The man’s charges include felony kidnapping and misdemeanor false imprisonment.July 12, 2020, 10:37 AM6 min read A Pennsylvania man has been charged with the kidnapping of an Amish teenager who has been missing since last month and has yet to be found. East Lampeter Township Police in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, charged 34-year-old Justo Smoker on…