French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

FRENCH PROTESTERS REJECT VIRUS PASSES, VACCINE MANDATE

PARIS - Some 160,000 people, including far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement, protested Saturday across...

The Latest: Education Dept OKs Georgia plan for relief funds

THE LATEST: EDUCATION DEPT OKS GEORGIA PLAN FOR RELIEF FUNDS

ATLANTA - The U.S. Department of Education approved Georgia's plans to use $1.4 billion in federal coronavirus relief money.

 
 
 
The Latest: States scale back virus reports despite surges

THE LATEST: STATES SCALE BACK VIRUS REPORTS DESPITE SURGES

OMAHA, Neb. - Several states scaled back their reporting on the coronavirus this month just as cases in the nation tripled. The delta...

The Latest: Tanzania gets 1 million J&J vaccines from U.S

THE LATEST: TANZANIA GETS 1 MILLION J&J VACCINES FROM U.S

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - Tanzania has received its first batch of 1 million Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines donated by the U.S....

 
 
 
Beware of budget gimmicks in push for massive spending deals

BEWARE OF BUDGET GIMMICKS IN PUSH FOR MASSIVE SPENDING DEALS

WASHINGTON - Senators fashioning a pair of colossal bills that would deliver more than $4 trillion for infrastructure, health care,...

Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure

GROUPS WORRY ABOUT TAPPING COVID RELIEF FOR INFRASTRUCTURE

WASHINGTON - Organizations representing long-term care facilities on Friday urged lawmakers working on a bipartisan infrastructure...

 
 
 
The Latest: Oklahoma new virus cases top 1,000 for third day

THE LATEST: OKLAHOMA NEW VIRUS CASES TOP 1,000 FOR THIRD DAY

OKLAHOMA CITY - The number of newly reported coronavirus cases in Oklahoma topped 1,000 for a third consecutive day on Friday and the...

New technology propels efforts to fight Western wildfires

NEW TECHNOLOGY PROPELS EFFORTS TO FIGHT WESTERN WILDFIRES

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - As drought- and wind-driven wildfires have become more dangerous across the American West in recent years, firefighters...

 
 
 
California inks contract with new 40K-member childcare union

CALIFORNIA INKS CONTRACT WITH NEW 40K-MEMBER CHILDCARE UNION

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - At a time when labor unions are struggling across the United States, California on Friday signed a first-time...

Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure

GROUPS WORRY ABOUT TAPPING COVID RELIEF FOR INFRASTRUCTURE

WASHINGTON - Organizations representing long-term care facilities on Friday urged lawmakers working on a bipartisan infrastructure...

 
 
 
The Latest: US ships 22M vaccine doses to other countries

THE LATEST: US SHIPS 22M VACCINE DOSES TO OTHER COUNTRIES

WASHINGTON - White House press secretary Jen Psaki says the United States has shipped 22 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine to...

Wall Street rallies to record-breaking end of turbulent week

WALL STREET RALLIES TO RECORD-BREAKING END OF TURBULENT WEEK

NEW YORK - Stocks rallied to records on Wall Street Friday, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above the 35,000 level for...

 
 
 
Wall Street closes a tumultuous week with more record highs

WALL STREET CLOSES A TUMULTUOUS WEEK WITH MORE RECORD HIGHS

NEW YORK - Wall Street notched more record highs on Friday, ending the week on a strong note after opening it with a stumble. The S&P...

The Latest: WH: US to buy 200M more doses of Pfizer vaccine

THE LATEST: WH: US TO BUY 200M MORE DOSES OF PFIZER VACCINE

WASHINGTON - The federal government is buying 200 million more doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine to prepare for future needs,...

 
 
 
Yellen outlines to Congress emergency measures on debt limit

YELLEN OUTLINES TO CONGRESS EMERGENCY MEASURES ON DEBT LIMIT

WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told Congress on Friday that she will start taking emergency measures next week to keep...

Wall Street heads for records as it closes tumultuous week

WALL STREET HEADS FOR RECORDS AS IT CLOSES TUMULTUOUS WEEK

NEW YORK - Stocks rose toward records on Wall Street Friday, as the market continued to roar back from its short-lived swoon at the...

 
 
 

CRITICS BID TO OVERTURN APPROVAL OF TAHOE RESORT EXPANSION

RENO, Nev. - Environmental lawyers urged a California appellate court this week to overturn a pair of district court rulings that handed...

Mario Batali harassment probe settlement: $600K to accusers

MARIO BATALI HARASSMENT PROBE SETTLEMENT: $600K TO ACCUSERS

NEW YORK - Celebrity chef Mario Batali, his business partner and their New York City restaurant company have agreed to pay $600,000...

 
 
 

$1M IN FINES AFTER NITROGEN KILLS 6 AT GEORGIA POULTRY PLANT

ATLANTA - Federal workplace safety officials are proposing nearly $1 million in fines against four companies following a January liquid...

Clarification: Bribery Investigation-Ohio story

CLARIFICATION: BRIBERY INVESTIGATION-OHIO STORY

CINCINNATI - In some versions of story published July 22, 2021, The Associated Press reported that FirstEnergy Corp. in Ohio was charged...

 
 
 



July 24th COVID-19, New Cases, Hospitalizations, Vaccinations

July 24th COVID-19, New Cases, Hospitalizations, Vaccinations

The 7-day average cases is the highest since May 3rd. The 7-day average hospitalizations is the highest since May 22nd. This data is from the CDC . According to the CDC, on... Read more ...

How NASA is using knowledge graphs to find talent

How NASA is using knowledge graphs to find talent

David Meza, senior data scientist at NASA, and his team are building a talent mapping database to better identify talent for jobs. Read more ...

Some State Officials Say Landmark Opioid Settlement Doesn't Do Enough To Help

A $26-billion settlement has been reached for companies involved in the prescription opioid epidemic. But what happens next? Read more ...

Covid Hospitalizations Tick Up Across U.S. Due To Delta Variant - These 17...

Nearly 30% of Missouri's hospital ICU beds are taken up by Covid-19 patients, compared to just over 1% in Vermont. Read more ...

French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

PARIS - Some 160,000 people, including far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement, protested Saturday across the country against a bill requiring everyone... Read more ...

The Latest: Education Dept OKs Georgia plan for relief funds

The Latest: Education Dept OKs Georgia plan for relief funds

ATLANTA - The U.S. Department of Education approved Georgia's plans to use $1.4 billion in federal coronavirus relief money. Read more ...

Residents say flood-hit German towns got little warning

AHRWEILER, Germany - Like other residents of his town in Germany, Wolfgang Huste knew a flood was coming. What nobody told him, he says, was how bad it would be. The... Read more ...

Biden job approval rating drops to 50% in Gallup poll, his lowest to date...

Biden job approval rating drops to 50% in Gallup poll, his lowest to date, though he remains in positive territory

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden's job approval rating has dropped to 50%, a new low, down from 56%, according to the most recent Gallup opinion poll . The drop of 6... Read more ...

Biden's Stock Markets Have Not Crashed As Trump Predicted

Biden's stock markets have not crashed as Trump predicted. In fact, they have outperformed Trump's since their respective election victories and inaugurations. Read more ...

Nine Beautiful Coffee Table Books To Decorate With And Read

Go ahead and judge these books by their covers! Read more ...