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For Americans waiting on virus aid, no new relief in sight

WASHINGTON (AP) - With Washington talks on emergency coronavirus aid having stalled, both sides are playing the blame game rather than making any serious...

‘I Want Everyone To Wear Their Mask’: COVID-19 Survivor Describes Painful Ordeal

Janeen Williams spent a week in the hospital fighting coronavirus. Now she's urging her community to stay safe. CAROLINA BEACH, North Carolina (WECT/NBC News)  --...

Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden has chosen California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate. It’s a move that fulfills the wish of Democrats...

Big Ten pulls plug on fall football amid COVID-19 concerns

(AP)- The Big Ten Conference won't be playing football this fall because of concerns about COVID-19. The move comes six day after the conference...

3-Year-Old Removed From Flight After Mask Tantrum

(KPRC/NBC News) -- A Texas mother says her family was removed from a Southwest Airlines flight Monday morning because her 3-year-old son, who has...

“It’s Life Or Death” – Teachers Fear Return To Class

(NBC News) As school districts across the country prepare to reopen for the fall semester, parents in many states have a tough decision: Whether...

Looters descend on downtown Chicago; more than 100 arrested

CHICAGO, Illinois (AP) -- Hundreds of looters descended on downtown Chicago after a police shooting on the city’s South Side. Police say the vandals smashed...

Facebook, citing virus misinformation, deletes Trump post

Facebook has deleted a post by President Donald Trump for the first time, saying it violated its policy against spreading misinformation about the coronavirus.

Fauci optimistic COVID-19 vaccine will be widely available

Dr. Anthony Fauci has told lawmakers that once a coronavirus vaccine is approved as safe and effective, Americans should have widespread access within a reasonable time.

Isaias explodes into hurricane overnight, to make run along southeastern US coast

Isaias is forecast to be a 1 for the Bahamas on the AccuWeather RealImpact™ Scale for Hurricanes, a more nuanced method the company introduced in 2019 to assess the potential damage a tropical system could cause, across the northern Caribbean into Friday and the southeastern U.S. this weekend.