Senate referee says Democrats cannot include $15 minimum wage in aid bill Food could be grown on Mars to sustain a human colony Obesity can alter the timing of puberty in young girls A new stage in the pandemic: Cautious optimism ‘Miracle poison’ may lead to new treatments for various diseases Biden's aid bill wildly popular with Americans -- except Republicans in Congress Trump supporters want to 'blow up' Capitol, police chief warns Here’s why COVID-19 is so much more infectious than previous coronaviruses Homosexual men who ‘sound gay’ deal with more discrimination, study says More Americans are getting the flu vaccine this season than ever before ‘Slutpage’ sharing, revenge porn may be a common problem on U.S. college campuses ‘Night owls’ twice as likely to perform poorly at work, take disability than ‘early birds’ Rise of telehealth: Remote healthcare here to stay as fearful Americans avoid doctor appointments In Germany's Black Forest, Putin critic Navalny gathered strength and resolve GameStop's Frankfurt shares surge, overshoot U.S. rally Opponents, supporters of Myanmar coup scuffle as more protests planned Fiber may lower depression risk in premenopausal women Pfizer vaccine found 94% effective in major study Two-and-a-half hours of exercise a week can reduce triggers causing migraines From savior to bully: Is Cuomo’s hardball style falling out of favor? Cut the sweets! Too much sugar can damage the immune system, cause harmful inflammation Young drivers talking on smartphones more likely to run red lights, drive intoxicated U.S. to roll out Johnson & Johnson vaccine doses next week, pending authorization You, but better: Scientists designing method to remove fear, boost confidence through brain stimulation No more grace period may leave Americans paying over $1,000 in COVID hospital bills Ontario doesn't give paid sick leave. Can small businesses change that? Dig zombie films? Horror films may have mentally prepared you for the pandemic Toilet etiquette down the drain: Couples more comfortable using bathroom in front of each other thanks to quarantine Analysis: Urban states come out ahead, rural states get less in Biden's COVID-19 relief bill Biden rushes to address global computer chip shortage via latest executive order Investors push companies to come clean on climate Gum disease increases the risk of heart attack, cardiovascular disease Dig zombie films? Certain movies may have mentally prepared you for the pandemic ALS brain cell damage reversed by new compound in breakthrough discovery Political extremists are ‘impulsive’ thrill-seekers, but mentally slower Canada doesn't give paid sick leave. Can small businesses change that? Periodontitis increases the risk of heart attack, cardiovascular disease Sewage samples reveal Americans, the Dutch among world’s biggest users of ‘party pills’ Bitcoin's steep drop knocks billions off Tesla's value Bitcoin's steep drop knocks billions off Tesla's value Drop the croissant! Refined grains linked to higher risk of heart disease and stroke Average person drives around for 9 days with ‘Check Engine’ light on before taking car in for service Trump may soon have to answer rape allegations under oath How rich is Saudi Arabia? The kingdom does the math Facebook 'refriends' Australia Facebook to restore Australian news pages Facebook to restore Australian news pages COVID-19 patients may lose their sense of taste and smell for up to five months U.S. crosses 500,000 COVID-19 deaths Women with heart disease live longer if they are treated by female doctors Biden’s high-wire act: Big goals and a fast-closing window New nanotherapy developed may treat childhood Crohn’s disease A day that will live in infamy: U.S. crosses 500,000th COVID-19 death Supreme Court paves way for release of Trump tax returns COVID depression? Most American adults say pandemic’s economic crisis is worse than 2008 recession One dose of Pfizer vaccine slashes COVID-19 deaths by more than 75 percent, report finds Despite causing distractions, young adults say driving without music is ‘impossible’ U.S. Supreme Court paves way for release of Trump's tax returns Stress over COVID-19 is causing even more teachers to quit their jobs Regulators probe engine blow-outs as older Boeing 777s suspended For Black entrepreneurs, venture funding is elusive Monday Sunrise Briefing: Relief in winter-weary Texas Myanmar gripped by strike as anti-coup protests build Texas freeze led to release of tons of air pollutants Myanmar protesters gather after worst day of violence Myanmar protesters gather after worst day of violence Myanmar protesters gather after worst day of violence Why a predictable cold snap crippled Texas' power grid Biden approves Texas disaster declaration following deadly freeze How did dinosaurs mate? Scientists solve mystery thanks to fossil discovery Choir singing improves brain function, slows cognitive decline in older adults Biden approves Texas disaster declaration following deadly freeze Video games are helping Americans ‘escape’ their life in COVID isolation Cold, lack of water overwhelm Texas hospitals Russian court rejects Kremlin critic Navalny's appeal against jail term Russian court rejects Kremlin critic Navalny's appeal against jail term Diverse Myanmar protesters united in opposition to coup Diverse Myanmar protesters united in opposition to coup Jealousy can be a good thing for your friendships, study says Shoring up the grid: What El Paso can teach the rest of Texas ‘Achilles’ heel’ of bacteria linked to Crohn’s disease discovered by scientists ‘Mini-organs’ grown in labs may end the need for liver transplants U.S. House Democrats advance $1.9 trillion COVID-19 aid bill Boys who play video games regularly less likely to suffer from depression Pfizer seeks to store vaccine at higher temperatures Therapy dogs can help teach kids life-long social skills Scientists discover method to communicate with people while they dream Toppy stock markets spark more 'bubble' chatter One gene variation may decide how much satisfaction newlyweds have after marriage Hollywood pin-ups like Megan Fox, Angelina Jolie can thank primitive humans for their luscious lips Slow down the slaughter, Oklahoma pork plant workers demand Hit by a chip crunch, auto makers face a new reality Undeterred by Facebook news blackout, Australia commits to content law Texas power plants back online, but 325,000 households still in the dark Egyptian pharaoh executed? Archaeologists reveal new details of ancient king’s death Drones in space: Can a helicopter take flight on Mars? Too much coffee increases heart disease risk, lattes and cappuccinos worse than other brews Giving babies BCG tuberculosis vaccine right after birth may protect against many common infections Which sleep tracker is best? Study reveals the wearables that are most accurate Texas funeral home crushed by COVID deaths
Biden discusses crisis in Ethiopia's Tigray region with Kenyan leader: White House Biden disappointed in Senate official's minimum wage ruling: White House Senate referee says Democrats cannot include $15 minimum wage in aid bill McConnell to support Trump if party picks him as its 2024 nominee U.S. Senate referee says Democrats can't include $15 wage in COVID bill: Bloomberg U.S. president, Saudi king have phone call ahead of expected Khashoggi report release U.S. president, Saudi king speak ahead of expected Khashoggi report release Mexican president says Pemex support should aid exploration, output U.S. Senate panel sets hearing for Biden's No. 2 and No. 3 Justice Department picks Biden talks to Saudi king, stresses human rights and rule of law: White House Biden USTR nominee Tai vows to end trade 'race to the bottom,' counter China Biden call with Saudi king expected 'very soon,' ahead of Khashoggi report Biden's aid bill wildly popular with Americans -- except Republicans in Congress Trump supporters want to 'blow up' Capitol, police chief warns Biden call with Saudi king expected 'very soon' White House says ahead of report on Khashoggi murder WASHINGTON (AP) — A gathering of conservatives this weekend in Florida will serve as an unabashed endorsement of former President Donald Trump's desire to remain the leader of the Republican Party... WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm won Senate confirmation Thursday to be President Joe Biden’s energy secretary. The vote was 64-35. Brazil President Bolsonaro says state firms must fulfill a social function Deadly protests rock Niger over contested election result Senate approves Biden's pick Granholm to head Energy Department In Pennsylvania, Republican rift over Trump imperils party’s election chances Ukraine names ex-finance minister as ambassador to U.S., to upgrade ties post-Trump NEW YORK (AP) — A New York prosecutor has obtained copies of Donald Trump’s tax records after the Supreme Court this week rejected the former president’s last-ditch effort to prevent them from... WASHINGTON (AP) — A group claiming Harvard discriminates against Asian American applicants is asking the Supreme Court to ban the consideration of race in college admissions nationwide. WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s pick to be the top U.S. trade envoy promised to work with America’s allies to combat China’s aggressive trade policies, indicating a break from the Trump... The Latest: Police say 800 pro-Trump rioters invaded Capitol WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans rallied solidly against Democrats' proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill as lawmakers awaited a decision by the Senate's parliamentarian that could bolster or... WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led House is poised to pass a bill that would enshrine LGBTQ protections in the nation's labor and civil rights laws, a top priority of President Joe Biden, though... BEIJING (AP) — The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping’s role, part of efforts to cement... SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — In the two years since President Nayib Bukele won a stunning victory over El Salvador’s established political parties, the hold that the opposition maintained on... Violent protests rock Niger over contested election result Jill Biden says things get better, including after divorce BEIJING (AP) — The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping’s role, part of efforts to cement... MAPLEWOOD, Mo. (AP) — After 3 1/2 years living inside a Missouri church to avoid deportation, Honduran immigrant Alex Garcia finally stepped outside Wednesday, following a promise from President... Biden lifts Trump-era ban blocking legal immigration to US WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans rallied solidly against Democrats' proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill as lawmakers awaited a decision by the Senate's parliamentarian that could bolster or... WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and his team are getting the numbers wrong when they talk about the enormity of the mounting COVID-19 death toll and the looming climate change... WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led House is poised to pass a bill that would enshrine LGBTQ protections in the nation's labor and civil rights laws, a top priority of President Joe Biden, though... Biden choice for budget chief faces new hurdles in Congress Republican leaders want a show of unity. Will Trump allow it? Biden's USTR nominee Tai to explain post-Trump trade vision Kazakh president orders ban on foreign ownership of farmland Biden revokes Trump ban on many green card applicants Biden to press for $37 billion to boost chip manufacturing amid shortfall U.S. trade groups urge Biden to cap natural gas prices after Texas freeze last week Honduran president says U.S. probe of his alleged drug ties could scuttle cooperation with Washington U.S. lawmakers urge FAA to submit delayed airline engine safety report to Congress Biden revokes Trump bans on many green card applicants, temporary foreign workers Biden to press for funds to boost chip manufacturing amid shortfall Biden revokes Trump proclamation barring many green card applicants and temporary foreign workers White House stands by budget pick Tanden as Senate support wavers Biden CIA nominee Burns to focus on 'authoritarian adversary' China Biden says he will push for funding for semiconductor legislation U.S. Senator Manchin to back Biden pick for interior secretary U.S. Supreme Court weighs scope of police power to enter homes without a warrant Pennsylvania Republicans to weigh censure of senator over Trump impeachment vote Vice President Harris urges Black Americans 'let's not let COVID get us" Biden call with Saudi King Salman, Khashoggi report expected soon: White House U.S. Supreme Court set to weigh Republican-backed voting restrictions Biden administration to distribute more than 25 million masks Senate meetings on Tanden postponed, suggesting lack of support for Biden budget pick Congress weighs reforms to troubled U.S. Postal Service over finance woes Biden CIA nominee Burns calls China an 'authoritarian adversary' Nigeria's Senate approves president's nominee for anti-corruption chief U.S. public power/natgas groups urge Biden to cap prices in last week's freeze Senate committee vote on Biden budget pick Tanden postponed Congress to weigh reforms to U.S. Postal Service over finance woes Factbox: Biden trade czar's to-do list - China tariffs to UK post-Brexit Biden CIA nominee Burns faces easy path to U.S. Senate confirmation Republican-backed voting curbs set for U.S. Supreme Court scrutiny Biden rushes to address global computer chip shortage via latest executive order Biden, Iraqi prime minister discuss recent rocket attacks: White House Biden plans to call Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Wednesday: Axios Biden trade czar Tai eagerly awaited in Washington and Brussels Biden, Trudeau pledge to counter China, climate change, in warm first 'meeting' U.S. Catholic leaders urge Biden to lead drive for more aid to poor countries Biden says U.S., Canada to work toward achieving net zero emissions by 2050 Bolsonaro delivers Eletrobras privatization measure to Brazil's Congress Top U.S. Senate Democrat directs lawmakers to craft bill to counter China Trudeau welcomes 'sorely missed' U.S. leadership in Biden meeting To help Venezuela, Biden is urged to put people before politics Lawmakers plan to meet with Biden Wednesday on supply chain: sources Niger ruling party's Bazoum declared winner of presidential election U.S. Senate confirms Tom Vilsack as Biden's agriculture secretary Facebook's oversight board has received appeal from 'user' in Trump ban case Historic U.S. Interior pick tests Senate support for Biden on climate U.S. Senate backs Tom Vilsack as Biden's agriculture secretary SolarWinds, Microsoft, FireEye, CrowdStrike defend actions in major hack - U.S. Senate hearing Microsoft says it notified 60 customers of SolarWinds breach - U.S. Senate panel hearing Bazoum declared winner of Niger's presidential election U.S. Senate confirms Biden U.N. nominee Thomas-Greenfield Criticized by President, Mexico auditor backtracks on airport cancellation cost Argentine president seeks to stamp authority on IMF debt talks Bazoum declared winner of Niger's presidential election, opponent alleges fraud SolarWinds, Microsoft, FireEye, CrowdStrike executives face U.S. Senate grilling Majority of U.S. Senate backs Biden U.N. nominee Thomas-Greenfield Biden to allies: Enduring values stand up in a changed world Iran's rulers close ranks, raise pressure on Biden to lift sanctions Israel aims to resolve Iran disputes with Biden at adviser level Argentina's president says working to ink IMF debt deal
South Korea kicks off COVID-19 vaccination campaign Senate referee says Democrats cannot include $15 minimum wage in aid bill U.S. Senate referee says Democrats can't include $15 wage in COVID bill: Bloomberg A year after first case, Brazil hurtles past 250,000 COVID-19 deaths G20 to pledge support for robust post-COVID recovery, cash for IMF Canada sees good news about COVID-19 inoculations as doses arrive more quickly New York officials downplay concern over new coronavirus variant New York officials, others downplay concern over new coronavirus variant Facing long fight with COVID variants, EU pushes to step up vaccinations Here’s why COVID-19 is so much more infectious than previous coronaviruses Weary of new COVID variants, EU leaders push to step up vaccination Debilitating 'long-COVID' may have severe health, social impacts: WHO WASHINGTON (AP) — A gathering of conservatives this weekend in Florida will serve as an unabashed endorsement of former President Donald Trump's desire to remain the leader of the Republican Party... ROME (AP) — Italy’s northern Lombardy region, where Europe's coronavirus outbreak erupted last year, asked the national government Thursday for more vaccines to help stem a surge of new cases that... WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans rallied solidly against Democrats' proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill as lawmakers awaited a decision by the Senate's parliamentarian that could bolster or... Ad campaign launches to build public trust in COVID-19 shots Having trouble scoring a COVID-19 vaccine appointment? You’re not alone. To cope, some people are turning to bots that scan overwhelmed websites and send alerts on social media when slots open... Average senior faces $1,000 in bills after leaving hospital for COVID treatment as ‘grace period’ ends Moderna expects $18.4 billion in COVID-19 vaccine sales in 2021 UK lowers COVID-19 alert status as pressure on hospitals eases DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A crisis over the supply of medical oxygen for coronavirus patients has struck nations in Africa and Latin America, where warnings went unheeded at the start of the pandemic... How would COVID-19 vaccine makers adapt to variants?By The Associated PressFebruary 25, 2021 GMT England minorities: Higher COVID-19 cases, fewer vaccinated China approves two more COVID-19 vaccines for wider use China denies subjecting US diplomats to COVID-19 anal tests NEW YORK (AP) — The Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation is formally expanding a $3 million financial relief fund that it quietly launched earlier this month, to help people struggling to... Amid COVID-19 pandemic, flu has disappeared in the USBy MIKE STOBBEFebruary 25, 2021 GMT Ad campaign launches to build public trust in COVID-19 shots China approves two more domestic COVID-19 vaccines, increasing number to four African Union backs call to waive intellectual property rights on COVID-19 drugs World trade bounces back to pre-coronavirus levels: CPB monitor Domino's sales rise slightly short of estimates as coronavirus curbs ease Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine works well in big 'real world' test Moderna sees $18.4 billion in sales from COVID-19 vaccine in 2021 African Union backs call to waive IP rights on COVID-19 drugs NEW YORK (AP) — The Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation is formally expanding a $3 million financial relief fund that it quietly launched earlier this month, to help people struggling to... DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A crisis over the supply of medical oxygen for coronavirus patients has struck nations in Africa and Latin America, where warnings went unheeded at the start of the pandemic... JERUSALEM (AP) — When it comes to obtaining hard-to-get coronavirus vaccines, Israel’s friends are discovering the road appears to run through Jerusalem. LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County on Wednesday reported another 806 deaths from coronavirus during the winter surge, pushing California’s toll above 50,000, or about one-tenth of the U.S.... NEW YORK -- Pfizer announced Thursday that it has begun studying a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, part of a strategy to guard against mutated versions of the coronavirus. BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are gathering Thursday to try to inject new energy into the bloc’s lagging coronavirus vaccination efforts as concern mounts that new variants might spread... WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans rallied solidly against Democrats' proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill as lawmakers awaited a decision by the Senate's parliamentarian that could bolster or... FDA says single-dose shot from J&J prevents severe COVID How would COVID-19 vaccine makers adapt to variants? China denies subjecting US diplomats to COVID-19 anal tests CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Qantas Airways does not expect to resume international travel apart from New Zealand until late October after the Australian population is vaccinated for COVID-19, the... Amid COVID-19 pandemic, flu has disappeared in the US LEXINGTON, Ky.: The Rev. Jim Thurman counts himself among the converts who recognize the importance of taking a COVID-19 vaccine.The prominent Black activist received his second dose of... WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and his team are getting the numbers wrong when they talk about the enormity of the mounting COVID-19 death toll and the looming climate change... American League MVP José Abreu tested positive for COVID-19 and will spend a few days away from the Chicago White Sox, while Cardinals reliever Andrew Miller told a St. Louis newspaper he tested... Bleak budget outlook leaves Merkel's conservatives no choice on debt India's health workers balk at taking homegrown COVID-19 vaccine South Korea preps coronavirus vaccines after political scuffle over first shots StanChart restores dividend, reaffirms targets as COVID-19 halves profit Singapore's first Chinese COVID-19 vaccines arrive ahead of approval Alaska governor contracts COVID-19, rests at home with mild symptoms Exxon Mobil's total reserves drop by a third after COVID-19 oil price drop COVID-19 cases slow in Americas, but vaccine impact on virus to take months: PAHO Pfizer vaccine found 94% effective in major study Moderna developing booster shot for new coronavirus variants, increases vaccine production target U.S. senators weigh paring back Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 aid plan Average senior faces $1,000 in bills after leaving hospital for COVID treatment as ‘grace period’ ends Lockdown for Dunkirk, other areas under watch as French COVID-19 cases spike Vice President Harris urges Black Americans 'let's not let COVID get us" Greece to continue Athens lockdown as COVID cases rise Merkel says COVID variants risk third virus wave, must proceed carefully People wearing glasses 2-3 times less likely to be infected with COVID-19 No more grace period may leave Americans paying over $1,000 in COVID hospital bills EU mulls vaccination passports to resurrect tourism after COVID-19 Global business jet deliveries decline 20% in 2020 due to COVID-19 Instant View: South Africa budget flags COVID support, spending restraint Czech Republic faces 'hellish days', needs tighter COVID measures, PM says Johnson & Johnson's one-shot COVID-19 vaccine effective and safe: FDA staff Global airline body IATA plans COVID travel pass for end of March T.J. Maxx parent misses sales estimates on coronavirus-led store closures Germany approves COVID home tests to ease way out of lockdown Johnson & Johnson's one-shot COVID-19 vaccine effective, safe: FDA staff Spain plans 11-billion-euro direct aid package to help COVID-hit companies India warns of worsening COVID-19 situation, vaccinations to expand Analysis: Urban states come out ahead, rural states get less in Biden's COVID-19 relief bill Too early to ease COVID-19 restrictions, Hungary PM Orban says Denmark to take 'calculated risk' by easing COVID curbs in March Exhausted by COVID-19 fight, Portuguese nurses want pay not applause Spain announces 11 billion euro package to help companies face the covid crisis Generali launches 3.5 billion euro plan to support COVID-hit European economies First COVID-19 vaccine doses dispatched by COVAX arrive in Ghana India warns states of worsening COVID-19 situation if rules ignored Malaysia launches COVID-19 vaccination drive as PM gets first shot Thailand receives its first coronavirus vaccines China's bid to stop Wuhan COVID-19 spread cut deaths elsewhere from other causes: study Some Australian states ease curbs on dancing after weeks of no COVID cases Japan regions push to end state of emergency as COVID-19 cases fall U.S. House plans vote on COVID-19 aid bill on Friday Rich countries must increase COVID-19 vaccine supply to poor nations, Argentina, Mexico say Israel sharing some COVID vaccines with Palestinians, Honduras, Czech Republic EU backs donating COVID-19 shots to African health workers U.S. consumer confidence improves as COVID-19 cases fall; house prices accelerate EU grapples with chaotic COVID-19 border and travel curbs Portugal's COVID-19 nightmare eases but end of lockdown still out of sight Oil holds near year-long highs as COVID lockdowns seen easing
First Look Still no pandemic aid? BLM launches Survival Fund to fill gaps. NEW YORK (AP) — The Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation is formally expanding a $3 million financial relief fund that it quietly launched earlier this month, to help people struggling to... NEW YORK (AP) — The Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation is formally expanding a $3 million financial relief fund that it quietly launched earlier this month, to help people struggling to... KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — An activist who participated in protests following the August police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha was charged Friday with a felony for allegedly kicking in a door at the... Charge dropped against woman who made false claim to cops about Black man in Central Park Charges dropped against Amy Cooper who falsely accused Black man in Central Park Charges dropped against white New York woman who falsely accused Black man CHICAGO (AP) — In the last decade, high-profile police killings — including George Floyd in 2020 — have shaken the nation and led to widespread protests and calls for reform, including hiring more... DENVER (AP) — Three suburban Denver officers fired over a photo reenacting a neckhold like the one police used on Elijah McClain before the 23-year-old Black man died in 2019 will not get their... Judge rejects Whole Foods employees' claims over Black Lives Matter face masks COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The white Ohio police officer charged with murder in the December shooting death of Andre Hill, a Black man, is set to appear virtually Friday in court, where his attorney... COLUMBUS, OHio (AP) — The indictment of the white Ohio police officer who shot and killed Andre Hill, a Black man, was cheered by Hill's family, even as data shows and experts conclude that the... COLUMBUS, OHio (AP) — A white Ohio police officer was indicted Wednesday on murder charges in the December shooting death of 47-year-old Andre Hill, a Black man. COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Belarusian opposition figures, Hong Kong-pro-democracy activists, the global Black Lives Matter movement, a jailed Russian opposition leader and an American voting... KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Two police officers who were on the scene when a white officer shot and partially paralyzed a Black man in Wisconsin, triggering several nights of violent protests, have... Exclusive: Family of Black man killed by Cincinnati store owner seeks federal civil rights probe The city of Detroit said Tuesday it will dismiss most misdemeanor citations issued last spring during several days of protests against police brutality following the death of George Floyd in... Black activists are coming out strongly against a growing narrative among conservatives that equates the deadly siege on the U.S. Capitol with last summer's Black Lives Matter protests of racial... KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — A Black man who was shot in the back by a white police officer in Wisconsin, triggering several nights of violent protests over the summer and leaving him partially paralyzed,... Australia acting PM equates Capitol attack with BLM protests MILWAUKEE (AP) — Marquette's men's basketball team wore black uniforms in support of a Black man shot in Kenosha, Wisconsin, by a police officer last summer after it was announced Tuesday no... White police officer cleared of charges in Wisconsin shooting of Black man White police officer cleared of charges in Wisconsin shooting of Jacob Blake Prosecutors clear white police officer over Jacob Blake shooting in Wisconsin WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge has banned the leader of the Proud Boys from the nation’s capital after he was accused of vandalizing a Black Lives Matter banner at a historic black church and found... MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin prosecutor announced Tuesday that he will not file criminal charges against a white police officer who shot a Black man in the back in Kenosha last summer, leaving... White Kenosha cop cleared in shooting of Jacob Blake COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As light snow fell around the Ohio church Tuesday morning, Andre Hill’s family, friends and strangers angry about his death — clad in their Sunday best and Black Lives Matter... MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An Illinois teenager charged in the slayings of two people during street protests in Wisconsin following the police shooting of a Black man was expected to enter a plea in the... MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A southeastern Wisconsin city braced for another round of protests as prosecutors prepared to announce whether they'll charge a white police officer who shot a Black man in... WASHINGTON (AP) — Police in the nation’s capital on Monday arrested the leader of the Proud Boys, who is accused of burning a Black Lives Matter banner that was torn down from a historic Black... MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of protesters marched in Minneapolis to demand justice in the fatal police shooting of a 23-year-old man, the city’s first police-involved death since George Floyd died... MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors in the case against the four Minneapolis officers charged in the death of George Floyd requested that the trial delayed by three months. OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As the NBA neared its restart in late July, its players vowed to keep the calls for social justice reform at the forefront in the wake of the police killings of George Floyd... Ohio police officer fired in fatal shooting of Black man Ohio police officer fired for fatally shooting unarmed Black man LeBron James told the world in 2020 that Black Lives Matter. He helped convince many who had never voted to finally head to the polls. He found more ways to continue elevating the lives of people... Ohio police chief urges dismissal of officer for fatal shooting of Black man PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An independent review of Philadelphia's police response to days of widespread protests after the May killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police found failures in planning... COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Demonstrators gathered in a cold Christmas Eve drizzle Thursday to call for justice in the death of Andre Hill, a Black man who was shot and killed by a Columbus police... IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — When cops pulled over Marquis Jones for loud music one sunny afternoon in October 2017, the 27-year-old Black man got out of his car and ran. COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state investigation into the fatal shooting by Columbus police of a Black man holding a cellphone must seek “the whole truth,” the Ohio attorney general said... Police officer relieved of duty after Black man shot in Columbus, Ohio Judge won’t try Black man in courtroom with white portraits Mayor: Body cam not activated in police killing of Black man Police kept Black man naked in yard while looking for teens MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A judge upheld his decision to livestream the trial of four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd. NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department was caught off guard by the size of the spring protests after the killing of George Floyd and resorted to aggressive disorder control methods that... Federal lawsuit: Kansas deputy purposely ran over Black man Video: Deputy runs over fleeing Black man in Kansas field MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Black man who was sent to prison for life as a teenager took his first steps of freedom to the sound of ringing bells and cheering family members and supporters, hours after a... MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s pardon board will consider freeing a Black man who was imprisoned for life as a teenager in the 2002 slaying of an 11-year-old girl hit by a stray bullet while doing... WASHINGTON (AP) — Police in the nation's capital are asking for public assistance in identifying people responsible for burning Black Lives Matter banners and damaging local churches during... Artists, activists rush to save Black Lives Matter muralsBy CHRISTINE FERNANDODecember 13, 2020 GMT Tempers flare as Trump supporters rally in WashingtonBy ASHRAF KHALIL December 13, 2020 GMT Hundreds march in Ohio capital over police shooting of Black man Vehicle plows into Manhattan Black Lives Matter protest, multiple people injured - New York Police Family: Ohio deputy shot Black man in the back several times Black Lives Matter co-founder urges Nigeria to free jailed police protesters ‘Multiple gunshot wounds’ killed Black man shot by deputy Family: Black man shot by deputy held a sandwich, not a gunBy FARNOUSH AMIRIDecember 8, 2020 GMT MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A national panel of legal experts recommended the immediate release of a Black man sentenced to life in prison as a teenager nearly two decades ago. SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The killing of a young Black man last month by a white man who complained that he was playing loud music has roiled Ashland, Oregon, forcing the liberal college town that is... SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The killing of a young Black man last month by a white man who complained that he was playing loud music has roiled Ashland, Oregon, forcing the liberal college town that is... French police union calls for charges against Black man whose beating by police sparked outcry Police guide that calls BLM a terrorist group draws outrageBy RYAN J. FOLEYDecember 2, 2020 GMT Police guide that calls BLM a terrorist group draws outrage St. Paul police chief: Officer shouldn’t have shot Black man Formal probe of Paris police officers launched over beating of Black man: media Macron says images of police beating Black man shameful for France Macron 'very shocked' by images of French police beating Black man French president 'very shocked' by alleged police beating of Black man: BFM TV French police watchdog to investigate alleged beating of Black man Paris police suspended over beating of Black man French police watchdog to probe alleged beating of Black man Brazilian state sues Carrefour unit for $38 million in damages for beating death of Black man Chadwick Boseman surges onto the screen as fast-talking trumpeter Levee in “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” like a man on an electrified tightrope -- balancing precariously between hope and cynicism,... Carrefour Brasil shares plunge as Brazilians protest killing of Black man at store Pope Francis’ book explores George Floyd, virus skeptics NEW YORK (AP) — Almost six months after the death of George Floyd, criminal justice reform advocates are cheering the election of a handful of progressive prosecutors, the passage of ballot... Violence erupts in Brazil after Black man beaten to death at Carrefour store Black man beaten to death by Carrefour Brasil store security guards NEW YORK (AP) — Playwright Keenan Scott II's play “Thoughts of a Colored Man,” a work about the outer and inner lives of Black men, is heading to the bright lights of Broadway. MILWAUKEE (AP) — The white Kenosha, Wisconsin, police officer who shot a Black man in the back, leaving him paralyzed from the waist down, had been the the subject of five internal investigations... CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — When George Floyd died under the knee of a Minneapolis policeman, Harvard basketball coach Tommy Amaker knew it was time to get to work. DETROIT (AP) — Power. Respect. Finally.When Eric Sheffield first saw Joe Biden take the lead in the vote count in Georgia, the 52-year-old Black man immediately thought about all the years... Louisiana man gets 25 years for torching 3 Black churches Louisiana man gets 25 years for torching 3 Black churches Louisiana man sentenced to 25 years for setting fire to Black churches LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana man who admitted to burning down three predominantly African American churches to promote himself as a “black metal” musician was sentenced Monday to 25 years in... U.S. Supreme Court hands narrow win to Black Lives Matter activist over protest incident Unrest erupts in police shooting of Black man near Portland Police shooting of Black man near Portland raises tension Black leopard mauls man who paid to have pictures taken First Look Philadelphia pledges to do better after fatal shooting of Black man PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The fatal shooting of another Black man on America's streets by police — with subsequent unrest — has brought the fraught issues of policing and racism in the nation back to... Philadelphia sets citywide curfew to quell unrest after fatal shooting of Black man PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police pledged to release 911 tapes and police body camera footage “in the near future” in the shooting death of a Black man with a history of mental health... Lawyers: Cop video doesn’t show fatal shooting of Black man 'Stop the violence', says father of Black man killed by Philadelphia police
China's economy could grow 8-9% in 2021 under 'usual circumstances': central bank adviser India's economy probably resumed growing last quarter: poll AMP shares surge on Ares bid to buy 60% of unit's private markets business Ares intends to buy 60% of AMP's asset management arm's private markets business Senegal, Morocco, Caymans added to terror finance watch list New York prosecutors digging into Trump's tax, financial records NEW YORK (AP) — The viral pandemic wiped out jobs and businesses and left many U.S. families unable to afford food. It also caused a crisis for charities: Too much need, too little... Ukraine names ex-finance minister as ambassador to U.S., to upgrade ties post-Trump NEW YORK (AP) — A New York prosecutor has obtained copies of Donald Trump’s tax records after the Supreme Court this week rejected the former president’s last-ditch effort to prevent them from... WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week in a sign that layoffs may have eased, though applications for aid remain at a historically high... NEW YORK (AP) — The viral pandemic wiped out jobs and businesses and left many U.S. families unable to afford food. It also caused a crisis for charities: Too much need, too little... U.S. weekly jobless claims decline; business spending appears solid Quarles cautions pandemic stimulus could obscure risks for banks WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week but remained high by historical standards.Applications for benefits declined 111,000 from the... WASHINGTON (AP) — The economy grew at a slightly faster pace in the final three months of 2020 than first thought, ending a year in which the overall economy shrank more than it had in the past... WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket goods shot up 3.4% in January, pulled up by surge in orders for civilian aircraft. A category that tracks business investment... U.S. business group, officials push for swift action on infrastructure Deutsche Telekom's Slovak business cannot avoid local fine, EU court says PIMCO appoints insider Kersman to head APAC business Fed to keep policy easy, stay patient as U.S. economy revives JPMorgan pledges $350 million to minority owned businesses Exclusive: Chinese banks, Australia's Macquarie tiptoe into Asian oil finance void Bank of America says participation in federal stimulus programs led to losses U.S. retail sales in 2021 expected to jump on vaccine, stimulus in positive sign for economy - NRF Financial firms raise U.S. GDP growth estimates on stimulus bets Israel's Netanyahu sets April target for reopening economy U.S. retail sales expected to jump on vaccine rollout, pent-up demand in positive sign for economy Global business jet deliveries decline 20% in 2020 due to COVID-19 Fed's Brainard says U.S. economy far from employment, inflation goals Congress weighs reforms to troubled U.S. Postal Service over finance woes Ontario doesn't give paid sick leave. Can small businesses change that? IMF chief urges strong G20 action to reverse 'dangerous divergence' in global economy India's economy likely returned to growth last quarter: Reuters poll Congress to weigh reforms to U.S. Postal Service over finance woes Strong exports and construction boost German economy in fourth quarter German economy to shrink some 1.5% in early 2021: DIW Deutsche Bank upgrades U.S. GDP forecast on stimulus push Heathrow boss wants airport exemption from UK property tax Strong exports, construction boost German economy in fourth quarter Former BOJ executive calls for 'genuine' review of central bank stimulus German economy grew by better-than-expected 0.3% in fourth-quarter Hong Kong plans lower budget deficit as economy expected to recover Japan Finance Minister Aso: First-quarter GDP will no doubt undershoot fourth-quarter Goldman's global head of commodities finance is retiring GameStop finance head to resign Canada doesn't give paid sick leave. Can small businesses change that? Powell says economy still needs Fed support, pushes back on inflation worries U.S. bill rates risk going negative, but stimulus could change the course Bank of Canada sees economy strengthening as inoculations pick up First Look Trump's tax records to be released. Prosecutors look for lies. Powell says economy still needs Fed support, markets not driven by loose money Macy's forecasts upbeat 2021 sales on stimulus checks, online shoppers Fed's Powell says support for economy needed for 'some time' Wells Fargo to sell asset management business for $2.1 billion South Africa's unemployment rate jumps to new record high Analysis: U.S. bill rates risk going negative, but stimulus could change the course Mexican president pressures Canadian miner in simmering tax dispute Biden to revise small business PPP loans to reach smaller, minority firms Supreme Court paves way for release of Trump tax returns Poland's PGE, EU advisors increase pressure over gas in green finance rules Turkish lira slides 1.5% as ex-finance minister's legacy surfaces First Look For Black-owned businesses, venture capital still elusive U.S. Supreme Court paves way for release of Trump's tax returns Yellen says to judge Biden stimulus on speed of return to pre-pandemic unemployment Biden to boost pandemic lending to smallest businesses Supreme Court won’t halt turnover of Trump’s tax records U.S. Supreme Court allows release of Trump tax returns Biden to revise small business loans to reach smaller, minority firms Don't ignore "lockdown fatigue", UK watchdog tells finance bosses Analysis: Fed's Powell set table for Biden economy, but will he stay for dessert? Germany 'looking towards recovery' as industry drives up business morale Survey: German business optimism up despite pandemic burdens Biden to revise small business loans to reach smaller, minority firms, says official Surging industry expectations drive up German business morale Biden to boost pandemic lending to smallest businesses German business morale rises thanks to robust industry TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed on Monday, with Japan's benchmark rising but others slipping, amid some hopes for a recovery from the coronavirus pandemic with the global rollout of vaccines.... MIAMI (AP) — It seemed like a match made in finance heaven. In 2010, China, its economy roaring and state companies looking to expand globally, set its eyes on Latin America, a region... TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed on Monday as hopes for a recovery from the coronavirus pandemic with the global rollout of vaccines were countered by worries about inflation and continuing... JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel lifted many of its coronavirus restrictions and started reopening its economy Sunday as the country's vaccination drive and third nationwide lockdown have started to bring... UK's Sunak to raise business tax to pay for COVID-19 support: The Sunday Times China regulator finalizes guidelines on banks' internet loan businesses BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha survived a no-confidence vote Saturday in parliament amid allegations that his government mismanaged the economy, bungled the provision... Exclusive: New York City tax agency subpoenaed in Trump criminal probe NEW YORK (AP) — Holograms and Twitter rants, roving gospel gatherings and billion-dollar business ventures. If there's one word that defines the lives of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West, it's... Fed's Rosengren says large fiscal package appropriate, hopes for full employment within two years Fed's Williams does not expect economy to overheat due to fiscal aid Business confidence in Colombia dipped in January on COVID containment measures Commission chief urges U.S. and EU to create digital economy rules Fed sees 'considerable' risk of ongoing U.S. business failures LONDON (AP) — Uber drivers in Britain should be classed as “workers" and not self-employed, the U.K. Supreme Court ruled Friday, in a decision that threatens the company's business model and holds... G7 to focus on rebuilding world economy, UK PM Johnson says Barkin: Economy should surge even absent full herd immunity to coronavirus UK economy shows signs of stabilisation after new lockdown hit Uber drivers entitled to worker rights, top UK court rules in blow to business model Futures edge higher ahead of business activity data LONDON (AP) — The U.K. Supreme Court ruled Friday that Uber drivers should be classed as “workers" and not self employed, in a decision that threatens its business model and holds broader... Hermes shines as European market takes stock ahead of business activity update BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street lower on Friday after disappointing U.S. jobs and economic data. Biden to debut at G7 with vaccines, economy and China in focus
WASHINGTON (AP) — A gathering of conservatives this weekend in Florida will serve as an unabashed endorsement of former President Donald Trump's desire to remain the leader of the Republican Party... LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lady Gaga's dog walker was shot and two of the singer's French bulldogs were stolen in Hollywood during an armed robbery, police said. In Pennsylvania, Republican rift over Trump imperils party’s election chances Republican wants to require national anthem in Wisconsin Watchdog reviews complaint about FBI surveillance warrantBy ERIC TUCKERFebruary 25, 2021 GMT Paramount Pictures is joining other major Hollywood studios in slashing the traditional 90-day theatrical window. ViacomCBS on Wednesday announced that some of the studio’s films, including... Watchdog reviews complaint about FBI surveillance warrant Paramount Pictures is joining other major Hollywood studios in slashing the traditional 90-day theatrical window. ViacomCBS on Wednesday announced that some of the studio’s films, including... Republican leaders want a show of unity. Will Trump allow it? Biden CIA nominee Burns to focus on 'authoritarian adversary' China U.S. Supreme Court set to weigh Republican-backed voting restrictions Biden CIA nominee Burns calls China an 'authoritarian adversary' Biden CIA nominee Burns faces easy path to U.S. Senate confirmation Republican-backed voting curbs set for U.S. Supreme Court scrutiny Hong Kong plans lower budget deficit as economy expected to recover Hong Kong budget for fiscal 2021/22 FBI warning of potential Capitol violence did not reach top security officials, they say First Look Electoral reformers want Beijing 'patriots' to run Hong Kong Hong Kong court says Jimmy Lai's bail denied because risk of further offences China's Weibo hires banks for Hong Kong secondary listing, sources say PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers are considering impeaching the state's attorney general as he faces misdemeanor charges for striking and killing a man with his car, Republican... Key senators oppose Biden budget pick, confirmation at risk U.S. Supreme Court snubs Republican appeal in Pennsylvania voting fight LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Netflix documentary will use actor recreations of FBI wiretaps to tell the story of Rick Singer, the man at the center of the college admissions scandal that sent actors... Republican Senator Collins to reject Biden's budget pick Tanden: statement Beijing official signals Hong Kong electoral reforms to ensure 'patriots' govern Hong Kong leader gets China's Sinovac vaccine to bolster public confidence Arkansas’ GOP governor says he won’t back a Trump 2024 bid MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Workers in Tennessee raced Sunday to fix water mains that failed in freezing temperatures, and COVID-19 vaccine shipments resumed as the South carried on with efforts to... Malcolm X's family releases letter alleging FBI, police role in his death HOUSTON (AP) — Two days before the storm began, Houston’s chief elected official warned her constituents to prepare as they would for a major hurricane. Many took heed: Texans who could stocked up... Republican former Senator Bob Dole gets visit from Biden after cancer diagnosis Trump to address CPAC about Republican Party future and conservative movement Biden pays a visit to ailing former GOP Sen. Bob Dole Manchin’s opposition threatens to sink Biden budget nominee Rockets-Pacers game postponed because of Texas storm LOS ANGELES (AP) — Detectives are investigating allegations of domestic violence against rocker Marilyn Manson involving incidents that occurred about a decade ago in West Hollywood, authorities... COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Legislative testimony made Wednesday in support of a GOP-backed effort to limit public health orders made by Ohio's governor was removed from YouTube after the service deemed... MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Reince Priebus, a former White House chief of staff to Donald Trump, has called Republican donors and power brokers in Wisconsin to discuss a possible bid for governor or the... U.S. lawmakers set resolution condemning China over Hong Kong rights AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — As frozen Texas reels under one of the worst electricity outages in U.S. history, Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has blamed grid operators and iced-over wind turbines but gone... Hollywood pin-ups like Megan Fox, Angelina Jolie can thank primitive humans for their luscious lips The Latest: Sinovac delivers 1 million doses to Hong Kong Hong Kong signals overhaul of public broadcaster RTHK, stoking media freedom concerns Exclusive: Hong Kong is not politicising any vaccine, says health chief GOP’s Thune says Trump allies engaging in ‘cancel culture’ Hong Kong government signals major overhaul of public broadcaster RTHK Wichita State holds on to surprise No. 6 Houston 68-63 GOP’s Thune says Trump allies engaging in ‘cancel culture’ AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — As frozen Texas reels under one of the worst electricity outages in U.S. history, Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has blamed grid operators and iced-over wind turbines but gone... The NBA's Mavericks and NHL's Stars in Dallas have had another game each called off because of severe winter weather in Texas, with one of the postponements coming in Houston. PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota’s Republican attorney general has been charged with misdemeanor careless driving after he struck and killed a man with his car, authorities said... Trump-McConnell feud threatens Republicans’ path to power PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota’s Republican attorney general has been charged with misdemeanor careless driving after he struck and killed a man with his car, authorities said... Astros’ Baker gets COVID-19 vaccine after initial reticence Democrats roll out Biden immigration bill without Republican backers BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Symphony Orchestra on Thursday announced Gail Samuel as its next president and chief executive.Samuel, currently the president of the Hollywood Bowl and chief... TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Bob Dole, a former longtime senator and the 1996 Republican presidential nominee, announced Thursday that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. Analysis: Republican voters tired of Trump could push party further right Hong Kong activist publisher Jimmy Lai denied bail again Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai denied another bid for bail in national security case Nearly 5,000 Hong Kong citizens sign up for new UK visa: The Times Hong Kong tycoon Lai denied bail in national security case Hong Kong sees rush for burner phones as government pushes contact-tracing app Trump-McConnell feud threatens Republicans’ path to power Houston furniture store offers shelter after winter storm Trump-McConnell feud threatens Republicans’ path to power Ex-UK prosecutor, fired for alleged swearing at FBI, wins employment case A year after 'Parasite,' Korean-language movie 'Minari' is talk of Hollywood The Latest on winter weather across the U.S. (all times local):PORTLAND, Ore. — More than 150,000 remained without power in the greater Portland, Oregon, area Wednesday and authorities... Ex-FBI agent linked to Whitey Bulger to be freed from prison The Latest: Sweden warns of possible local lockdowns Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai arrested again while in jail, papers say Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai arrested again while in jail JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Tuesday she knows her vote to convict former President Donald Trump during his recent Senate impeachment trial could have... Republican Perdue eyes fresh Senate run in 2022, says Georgia 'not a blue state' 2 plead guilty as leading Hong Kong activists go on trial RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Republican Party unanimously approved a resolution Monday to censure Sen. Richard Burr over his vote to convict former President Donald Trump during Trump’s... Two plead guilty in trial of nine Hong Kong democracy activists charged with illegal assembly North Carolina Republican leaders vote to censure Burr over impeachment vote WASHINGTON (AP) — Three Republican senators spent an hour talking strategy with lawyers for the accused. The entire Senate served as jurors even though they were also targets of the crime. No... After impeachment acquittal, Trump remains dominant in GOP Acquitted again by Senate, Trump still a powerful force in Republican politics Trump remains dominant force in GOP following acquittal WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's unprecedented second impeachment trial ended in acquittal Saturday, the Democratic-led prosecution failing to garner enough Republican support to convict the... Pioneering Hollywood casting director Lynn Stalmaster diesBy MICHELLE MONROEFebruary 13, 2021 GMT Imprisoned ex-FBI agent who worked with Bulger seeks releaseFebruary 13, 2021 GMT Top Senate Republican McConnell to vote to acquit Trump in impeachment trial: source As impeachment vote nears, Republican reveals Trump call to Capitol HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt is gone from the Houston Texans, and Deshaun Watson wants out, too.The Texans have been making plenty of headlines this offseason. Not one has been good.... WASHINGTON (AP) — Seldom has Mitch McConnell signaled so little about such a consequential vote. While many expect the Senate's top Republican to back acquitting former President Donald... Herrera Beutler urges 'patriots' to talk about Trump call NEW YORK (AP) — Veteran Republican strategist Steve Schmidt, one of the faces of the so-called Never Trump movement, announced Friday that he had resigned from the board of the Lincoln... Republican enthusiasm for second Trump term lags as impeachment trial nears end Nebraska Sen. Sasse bets political future on opposing Trump HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt and the Houston Texans split Friday, ending the tenure of the face of the franchise and adding further turmoil to an offseason of upheaval. WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s lawyers have a simple objective as they open their defense at the former president’s impeachment trial: Don’t lose any Republican votes. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard had 30 points and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 118-114 on Thursday night. WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s lawyers have a simple objective as they open their defense at the former president’s impeachment trial: Don’t lose any Republican votes. MORRO BAY, Calif. (AP) — At a time when California residents were being urged to avoid social gatherings because of the risk of spreading coronavirus, U.S. House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy...
Tim Hortons China raises fresh cash, plans to add over 200 shops in 2021 Australia lifts ban on Boeing 737 MAX, a first in Asia-Pacific region Asia stocks skid as global inflation fears, tech woes hit Wall Street Canada sees good news about COVID-19 inoculations as doses arrive more quickly Biden USTR nominee Tai vows to end trade 'race to the bottom,' counter China U.S. has not made 'final decision' on participating in Olympics in China Israel freezes programme to send vaccines abroad, defence minister says Israel freezes programme to send vaccines abroad: Gantz White House has not made 'final decision' on participation in Olympics in China Senegal, Morocco, Caymans added to terror finance watch list USTR nominee Tai says U.S. can help craft new trade rules in 'grey areas' to hold China accountable France extends lifetime of its oldest nuclear reactors Rafael Nadal pulled out of next week's hard-court tournament at Rotterdam, Netherlands, because of the bad back that bothered him during the Australian Open. German charged with passing parliament floor plans to Russia DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A crisis over the supply of medical oxygen for coronavirus patients has struck nations in Africa and Latin America, where warnings went unheeded at the start of the pandemic... China approves two more COVID-19 vaccines for wider use China denies subjecting US diplomats to COVID-19 anal tests BEIJING (AP) — The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping’s role, part of efforts to cement... From the Editor From Russia with love China approves two more domestic COVID-19 vaccines, increasing number to four CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Caster Semenya is going to the European Court of Human Rights to challenge “discriminatory” rules that prohibit her from competing in certain track events because of... BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets followed Wall Street higher Thursday after the Federal Reserve chairman said the U.S. central bank is in no hurry to withdraw support for the... German charged with passing parliament floor plans to Russia Italy holds state funeral for slain Congo ambassador and bodyguard Greece to toughen laws on sex crimes after wave of abuse allegations BEIJING (AP) — The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping’s role, part of efforts to cement... DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A crisis over the supply of medical oxygen for coronavirus patients has struck nations in Africa and Latin America, where warnings went unheeded at the start of the pandemic... NEW YORK -- Pfizer announced Thursday that it has begun studying a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, part of a strategy to guard against mutated versions of the coronavirus. China denies subjecting US diplomats to COVID-19 anal tests Israel, Bahrain leaders discuss Iran, possible vaccine plant Iran says U.N. investigator lacks authority to comment on downing of Ukrainian plane Israel, Bahrain leaders discuss Netanyahu visit, vaccine plant China denies requiring U.S. diplomats to take anal swab tests Russia jails man for eight years for handing over secrets to China: TASS ByteDance names head of China news unit as global TikTok R&D chief: sources China vows five-year plan dedicated to climate, but growth, security concerns weigh China says U.S. undermining stability after U.S. warship sails through Taiwan Strait Boeing working with regulators, customers on return of 737 MAX in Asia: executive Facebook exploring potential news licensing agreements in Canada - source Biden CIA nominee Burns to focus on 'authoritarian adversary' China U.S. patience with Iran on renewing nuclear talks 'not unlimited': State Department Greece to continue Athens lockdown as COVID cases rise Greece to extend Hercules bad loan reduction scheme, minister says Sweden steps up pandemic restrictions in bid to avoid third wave Biden CIA nominee Burns calls China an 'authoritarian adversary' China rejects growing Western criticism at U.N. rights forum Russia beefs up fines for protest violations after Navalny rallies Instant View: South Africa budget flags COVID support, spending restraint South Africa boosts vaccine spending in 'balancing act' amid debt worries Factbox: Biden trade czar's to-do list - China tariffs to UK post-Brexit U.S. aims to return to U.N. rights body, shield Israel Russia increases fines for protest violations after Navalny rallies Iran says up to U.S. to move first on saving nuclear deal China says ready to enhance exchanges with U.S. on trade, economic front China to reinforce policy support for foreign trade, commerce minister says Asia markets slide as higher bond yields test tech sector Biden, Trudeau pledge to counter China, climate change, in warm first 'meeting' Biden says U.S., Canada to work toward achieving net zero emissions by 2050 Top U.S. Senate Democrat directs lawmakers to craft bill to counter China Bank of Canada scales back provincial bond-buying program Israel sharing some COVID vaccines with Palestinians, Honduras, Czech Republic Canada doesn't give paid sick leave. Can small businesses change that? IAEA chief Grossi describes black box-type deal reached with Iran Canada appears in court defending pact with U.S. to turn back asylum-seekers Canada, Australia agree to coordinate efforts to ensure web giants pay for news: statement Yellen says to work with Italy, G20 on improving low-income country support Bank of Canada sees economy strengthening as inoculations pick up Exclusive: 'Perfect trips' - Venezuela ships jet fuel to Iran in exchange for gasoline, sources say Twitter removes hundreds of accounts it says are linked to Iran, Russia, Armenia South Africa says J&J, Pfizer, Moderna vaccines those for 'immediate use' First Look Electoral reformers want Beijing 'patriots' to run Hong Kong Israel aims to resolve Iran disputes with Biden at adviser level Italy repatriates ambassador and bodyguard killed in Congo South Africa says J&J, Pfizer, Moderna vaccines considered for 'immediate use' Senegal begins vaccinating against coronavirus with doses from China EU calls on China to allow 'meaningful access' to Xinjiang Iran says it hopes South Korea, Japan will release $1 billion in blocked funds France eyes new regulation to restrict early renewal of smartphones Indian pharma firms go local seeking to end reliance on China Israel to debate Iran with Biden 'below radar' for now, radio says U.S. Treasury No. 2 nominee Adeyemo faces questions on China in hearing Canada back in court defending pact with U.S. to turn back asylum-seekers China condemns Canada's motion calling treatment of Uighurs genocide HSBC curbs profit and payout ambitions, bets on Asia wealth 'X-Files', 'Lost' in Mickey's clubhouse as Disney+ Star lands in Europe, Canada Iran stops snap nuclear inspections, state-run daily urges caution TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s House of Commons voted Monday to declare that China is committing genocide against more than 1 million Uighurs in the western Xinjiang region but Prime Minister Justin... MADRID (AP) — Something seemed wrong to the guard inspecting sealed bags of toxic ash in the port of Melilla, one of Spain’s two small territories in North Africa. So he pulled a knife, cut the... China calls for a reset, but U.S. says Beijing trying to 'avert blame' Greece: Dozens arrested in clashes over campus security law The family of an American-Iranian father and son detained for years in Iran appealed Monday to President Joe Biden to make freeing of Iranian-American detainees a condition of any deals or... Exclusive: U.S. plays down Iran rhetoric, waits to see if Tehran resumes talks Family of Americans held in Iran urge Biden to make their release a priority Statistics Canada revises up two core measures of inflation for January Khamenei says Iran may enrich uranium to 60% purity if needed Biden should make releases of Iranian-Americans precondition of deals with Iran: family BEIJING (AP) — Struggling under U.S. sanctions, Huawei unveiled a folding smartphone with an 8-inch (20-centimeter) -wide screen Monday to show off its tech prowess but said it will be sold only... China rejects genocide charge in Xinjiang, says door open to U.N. MADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities say they have found and rescued 41 migrants who tried to reach continental Europe from North Africa last week, some of them hiding inside a container of discarded... Greece investigates reports theatre director accused of rape taught refugee children
Homosexual men who ‘sound gay’ deal with more discrimination, study says England minorities: Higher COVID-19 cases, fewer vaccinated You, but better: Scientists designing method to remove fear, boost confidence through brain stimulation China's bid to stop Wuhan COVID-19 spread cut deaths elsewhere from other causes: study Gum disease increases the risk of heart attack, cardiovascular disease Periodontitis increases the risk of heart attack, cardiovascular disease Drop the croissant! Refined grains linked to higher risk of heart disease and stroke Women with heart disease live longer if they are treated by female doctors CDC study: Teachers key to COVID-19 infections in 1 district GSK and Sanofi start with new COVID-19 vaccine study after setback How did dinosaurs mate? Scientists solve mystery thanks to fossil discovery Jealousy can be a good thing for your friendships, study says ‘Achilles’ heel’ of bacteria linked to Crohn’s disease discovered by scientists LONDON (AP) — It's apparently not enough for Britons to endure almost 120,000 COVID-19 deaths and face a new variant of the virus that scientists say is more contagious and more deadly. Not enough... Scientists discover method to communicate with people while they dream LONDON (AP) — It's apparently not enough for Britons to endure almost 120,000 COVID-19 deaths and face a new variant of the virus that scientists say is more contagious and more deadly. Not enough... CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Scientists have cloned the first U.S. endangered species, a black-footed ferret duplicated from the genes of an animal that died over 30 years ago. Israeli study finds Pfizer vaccine 85% effective after first shot CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Scientists have cloned the first U.S. endangered species, a black-footed ferret duplicated from the genes of an animal that died over 30 years ago. Too much coffee increases heart disease risk, lattes and cappuccinos worse than other brews Pelosi says bipartisan panel should investigate Capitol riot Which sleep tracker is best? Study reveals the wearables that are most accurate Pfizer study another worry for South Africa's vaccine rollout Pfizer study deals new blow to South Africa's vaccine hopes South African scientists to discuss Pfizer vaccine study The Latest: UK invests in studies of long COVID-19 syndrome English lockdown reducing COVID-19 infections but prevalence still high, study finds White House says Biden supports study of slavery reparations White House says would support a study of slavery reparations First Look Why is it so cold? Also, why is it so warm? Scientists explain. The Latest: Sweden warns of possible local lockdowns COVID-19 bill would scale up ability to spot virus mutationsBy RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARFebruary 17, 2021 GMT Some dinosaur migration was delayed by climate, study shows Kids can easily bypass age restrictions on social media platforms, study warns Increasing the minimum wage will reduce infant deaths, study says How did the dinosaurs die? Harvard study shows monstrous comet, not asteroid, behind extinction Comet or asteroid? Scientists say event that killed the dinosaurs caused by solar system’s ‘pinball machine’ EU to launch study programme for COVID-19 variants: von der Leyen Risk-takers have different brains than cautious individuals, study shows Longer naps can do more harm than good, may even lead to heart disease Drivers are inhaling dangerous levels of cancer-causing chemicals, study warns Israeli study finds 94% drop in symptomatic COVID-19 cases with Pfizer vaccine Climate change could be behind global spread of COVID-19, scientists suggest What causes muscles to weaken as we age? Study unlocks mystery behind sarcopenia Parasitic worms are the key to a longer life? Scientists say they can actually help slow aging Global spending on green economic stimulus slowly tracking upwards: study Biden tours Maryland lab that developed COVID-19 vaccine CHICAGO (AP) — In the last decade, high-profile police killings — including George Floyd in 2020 — have shaken the nation and led to widespread protests and calls for reform, including hiring more... BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany didn’t act quickly enough last fall to prevent a second surge in coronavirus infections.“We didn’t shut down public life early enough or... Study: Smaller cars may be why crashes injure women more Two masks, snug fit reduces COVID-19 spread, U.S. study shows Antarctica at the equator? Scientists reveal one billion years of Earth history in 40 seconds! NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. government researchers found that two masks are better than one in slowing coronavirus spread, but health officials stopped short of recommending that everyone double... Most daters can figure out their partner’s personality on the first date, but location is key NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. government researchers found that two masks are better than one in slowing coronavirus spread, but health officials stopped short of recommending that everyone double... Child’s finger length may reveal how much money their mother makes, study says Princess Leonor, heir to Spanish throne, to study in Wales JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa will give the unapproved Johnson & Johnson vaccine to its front-line health care workers beginning next week as a study to see what protection it provides from... Eating just 2 eggs a day raises risk of death from heart disease and cancer Closing schools doesn’t help reduce COVID-19 deaths, surprising study reveals Marijuana can quickly reduce blood pressure among older adults, study says WHO team: Coronavirus unlikely to have leaked from China labBy EMILY WANG FUJIYAMAFebruary 9, 2021 GMT WHO says coronavirus unlikely to have leaked from China labFebruary 9, 2021 GMT Fossil fuel pollution causes one in five premature deaths globally: study When Dr. Stanley Fineman started as an allergist in Atlanta, he told patients they should start taking their medications and prepare for the drippy, sneezy onslaught of pollen season around St.... When Dr. Stanley Fineman started as an allergist in Atlanta, he told patients they should start taking their medications and prepare for the drippy, sneezy onslaught of pollen season around St.... Global health officials back AstraZeneca vaccine after South Africa study rings alarm Scientists warn over misuse of climate models in financial markets Study Reveals Brain Chemistry Behind Human Bonding Study debunks myth that sex trafficking surges during the Super Bowl Do Bugs Feel Pain? Study Reveals Insects Fight Chronic Pain After Suffering Injury Americans — Especially Married Folks — Having Less Sex Than In Years Past: Study Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID shot less effective against South African variant: study Study Finds Way To Predict Terrorist Activities — With 90% Accuracy Vaccinations Have Saved 10.3 Million Lives Since 1962, Study Finds Japan scientists to study source of high heat on asteroid NEW DELHI — India’s third nationwide study of prevailing coronavirus infections found that 21.4% of adults had already been infected before vaccinations started in January. The Birds & The Trees: Doses Of Nature Relieve Stress, Anxiety, Study Finds Britain to test mixing and matching of COVID-19 vaccines Study finds COVID-19 vaccine may reduce virus transmissionBy DANICA KIRKA and LAURAN NEERGAARDFebruary 3, 2021 GMT UK says new study vindicates delaying 2nd virus vaccine shot Scientists develop ‘holy grail’ nanoparticle injection that treats skin cancer In Pain? Reading May Bring You Relief, Study Suggests Sinopharm's COVID-19 vaccine remained active against S.Africa variant, effect reduced - lab study Recovered COVID patients likely protected for at least six months, study finds Hot weather and wind has a bigger impact on COVID’s spread than not social distancing, study concludes Gun deaths among U.S. toddlers and young children continues to rise, concerning study reveals 'Patriot Party' Trump supporter groups grow rapidly on Facebook: study MOSCOW (AP) — Russian scientists say the country's Sputnik V vaccine appears safe and effective against COVID-19, according to early results of an advanced study published in a British medical... Even Partners In Strongest Relationships Struggle With Emotional Cues, Study Finds Transform economics to halt destruction of the natural world, UK study urges LSD ‘frees’ the brain from the natural way it processes information, study reveals Americans Could’ve Saved $5.4 Billion By Refinancing, Study Finds Crickets for dinner? Not if you have a shellfish allergy, scientists discover TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) — Lucenia Dunn spent the early days of the coronavirus pandemic encouraging people to wear masks and keep a safe distance from each other in Tuskegee, a mostly Black city where... Study Reveals Why Pandas Have Black & White Fur Patterns Naked mole-rats ‘speak’ in different ‘languages’ just like humans, study shows Giant rats could be trained to sniff out COVID-19, scientists say Tattoo Artists Face Serious Risk Of Neck, Back Injuries, Study Finds Being obese can sometimes help protect you against certain diseases, study says
Suns’ Booker replaces Lakers’ Davis in NBA All-Star Game The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Julius “Dr. J” Erving is the latest NBA legend to reveal that he’s gotten vaccinated against the... COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a virtually empty Value City Arena, the matchup between No. 3 Michigan and No. 4 Ohio State in February looked more like an intense NCAA Tournament game in March: good... MLB spring training still a hot ticket in Arizona Shockers solidifying shaky spot in NCAA Tournament field Heat hold off depleted Lakers 96-94 in NBA Finals rematch MLB has 0.3% positive COVID-19 rate during intake testing EXPLAINER: A trickier NCAA bracket in this unusual seasonBy STEVE MEGARGEEFebruary 19, 2021 GMT NCAA allows limited fan attendance at men’s tournament games EXPLAINER: A trickier NCAA bracket in this unusual season Inside the All-Star voting numbers: The NBA is a tough crowd Column: NBA makes the wrong call on All-Star Game Easy does it: MLB pitchers prepare for usual 162-game grind NBA says All-Star will benefit Black colleges, COVID relief CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — In a time when many veteran NBA players are doing anything they can to join a “super team” in hopes of winning a championship, Gordon Hayward is a bit of an... USA Basketball called Isaiah Thomas, who hopes NBA does next NEW YORK (AP) — NBA All-Star Chris Paul has an off-court project in the works: His first book. Paul's “Sixty-One: Life Lessons from Papa, On and Off the Court” will come out in September,... Black MLB players, executives strive to diversify baseball DALLAS (AP) — The wintry blast causing misery across Texas has prompted the postponement of an NBA game in Dallas, a second consecutive NHL game and disrupted the college basketball schedule for a... The San Antonio Spurs are dealing with a coronavirus outbreak among four players, the NBA said Tuesday, meaning the Spurs will not play until the middle of next week at the earliest. Draymond Green slams NBA over star players on trading block Duke’s Johnson is forgoing season, declaring for NBA draft NBA says strict protocols will be in place for All-Stars Elite programs stuck on the NCAA Tournament bubble Spring training ’21: New year, but COVID-19 protocols remain LeBron warned for flopping; NBA also warns teammate Kuzma PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker lost plenty of games in his first five NBA seasons. That's part of what makes these past few weeks even more sweet. Gonzaga, Baylor top NCAA committee’s initial rankings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Davis scored 35 points and LeBron James had 28 points, nine rebounds and eight assists in the Los Angeles Lakers' seventh consecutive victory, 115-105 over the Memphis... NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball revamped its spring training exhibition schedule because of the pandemic, cutting travel for Florida-based teams in an effort to minimize coronavirus... Gonzaga's Mark Few isn't being asked the usual question of where his team should be seeded for next month's NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs remain unbeaten and have been the top-ranked team all... MLB season slated to start with Yankees-Jays, Tigers-Indians MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest from the Australian Open on Thursday (all times local):6:10 p.m.Mackenzie McDonald, who won NCAA tennis titles at UCLA, eliminated No.... LeBron leads Lakers past Thunder again in OT, 114-113 NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA said one player tested positive for coronavirus in the past week, meaning only two have gotten that diagnosis in the last three weeks. NBA reiterates anthem policy as Mavs’ Cuban bucks tradition MLB opens harassment hotline after Porter, Callaway scandals MLB players to wear electronic tracers, face discipline MLB renews 7-inning doubleheaders, runners on 2nd in extras AP source: MLB slightly deadening ball amid HR surge NEW YORK (AP) — Derrick Rose is reuniting with Tom Thibodeau after a trade that brings him back to New York.The Knicks agreed to acquire the former NBA MVP from the Detroit Pistons on... LeBron takes charge in 2nd OT, Lakers edge Pistons 135-129 A very rare NBA day: Curry, Jokic score 50 in losses NBA tells teams to exercise caution when watching Super Bowl The San Antonio region will host the entire NCAA women's basketball tournament.The move Friday was made to help mitigate the risks of COVID-19 and matches that of the men’s tournament,... Andy Reid came up in the West Coast offense where the quarterback performs almost like an NBA point guard, using short passes that talented playmakers can turn into long gains. LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James had 27 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, Dennis Schröder added 21 points and the Los Angeles Lakers roared away in the second half for a 114-93 victory over the... NBA tells teams it plans March 7 All-Star Game in Atlanta Latest bill would bar NCAA limits on athlete NIL rights NEW YORK (AP) — The average Major League Baseball salary dropped for an unprecedented third straight year, even before the shortened season caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic. NHL revises virus protocols with 40 players on COVID-19 list No additional NBA players have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last week, the league said Wednesday, after nearly two dozen games had to be called off in the past month because of... A 10th trip to the Super Bowl puts Tom Brady in some exclusive company across sports.Brady’s 10th trip to the title round comes a few months after LeBron James did the same in the NBA... On Baseball: MLB work stoppage in 2022 increasingly likely In the NBA, there’s not much home-court advantage these days ATLANTA (AP) — There weren't many fans in the stands, but enough for LeBron James to get in some jawing along the sideline.He didn't mind a bit — especially after the Lakers closed out a... MLB to start on time after players reject delay NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball has proposed a one-month delay in starting spring training due to the coronavirus pandemic and pushing back opening day to April 28, two people familiar with... NBA: Shaq aims to boost high school athletic programs hit by pandemic MIAMI (AP) — As if losing the NBA Finals isn’t bad enough, there now seems to be a curse that stretches into the following season.The Miami Heat aren’t believing that quite yet — even after... DETROIT (AP) — LeBron James made his first seven shots from the field and looked plenty capable of leading the Lakers to a victory with Anthony Davis sidelined. NBA makes more schedule changes, pushes back some tip times Fix is in! Disgraced ex-NBA ref Donaghy turns to wrestling PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid tried to dunk on LeBron James and instead his back slammed on the court. James’ push of the 76ers big man got him hit with a flagrant 1 and Embiid cried... NBA adjusts schedules for virus-affected teams, like Wizards New Tennessee coach not deterred by NCAA investigation Game or no game, NBA All-Star voting starts Thursday NCAA, Power Five play defense with Dems controlling Congress AP PHOTOS: Kobe Bryant’s NBA life, in photo form Kobe Bryant wasn’t in the bubble with the Los Angeles Lakers last fall when they won the NBA championship. He wasn’t at the All-Star weekend in Chicago where half the players wore his number on... LeBron scores 46, Lakers beat Cavs to stay perfect on road San Antonio’s game in New Orleans was called off Monday night in the latest virus-related postponement for the NBA, one that came when the league determined that neither team would have enough... The Cactus League and Arizona community leaders have asked Major League Baseball to delay the start of spring training due to coronavirus concerns just over three weeks before pitchers and... CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Davis scored a season-high 37 points against his hometown team, LeBron James added 17 points and 11 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Chicago Bulls 101-90 on... MILWAUKEE (AP) — LeBron James says the results of last season's NBA awards voting didn’t provide extra motivation as his Los Angeles Lakers prepared to face Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee... The Memphis Grizzlies are the latest NBA team that will have a coronavirus-related extended break from games, after the league announced Thursday that their next three contests will be postponed... NUCSOARA, Romania (AP) — A gentle hero to many in Romania, Valeriu Nicolae says that, at heart, he is more like former NBA star Michael Jordan — highly competitive and eager to improve in what he... NBA giving Wizards more time to prepare after virus layoff MLB to investigate ex-Mets GM Porter over inappropriate text messages The foremost priority in the NBA right now is health, keeping everyone in the league and around the game as safe as possible while playing as the coronavirus pandemic still rages. Tennessee fires Pruitt, 9 others for ‘serious’ NCAA issues Another NBA game was called off Sunday because of coronavirus concerns, and the Memphis Grizzlies said center Jonas Valanciunas will not play Monday because of the league’s health and safety... NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden will start Saturday night in his Brooklyn Nets debut against the Orlando Magic.The three-time NBA scoring champion became available to play earlier in the day... NBA, NHL delay games as COVID-19 once again threatens professional sport More NBA games off, coaches vow to improve mask-wearing INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — There will be a bit less mystery to the March Madness bracket now that the NCAA selection committee no longer has to adjust matchups for travel concerns. NBA fines Irving $50,000 for health, safety violations Epstein hired as MLB consultant to evaluate rules changes The Boston Celtics expect their unplanned weeklong hiatus because of coronavirus-related issues to end Friday, when they’re scheduled to play host to the Orlando Magic. LeBron James scores 26 points, Lakers roll past Thunder AP Exclusive: MLB suspends political donations after DC riot The Phoenix Suns are now the latest NBA team to deal with contact tracing issues related to the coronavirus pandemic, and their game Wednesday against the Atlanta Hawks was called off by the... Lack of marquee games to make NCAA tourney selection harder Rough road: Playing during pandemic means ‘long days’ in NBA NBA, union stiffen virus protocols; more games postponed Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the NBA is also seeing a blowout epidemic.One can only wonder if the two are related.Games are turning into runaways far more than usual throughout the... NCAA D1 Council holds off on athlete compensation, transfers The NBA called off two more games because of COVID-related and contact-tracing issues on Monday, and the Miami Heat were preparing to be without eight players — including All-Stars Jimmy Butler... Heat-Celtics game postponed by NBA due to virus protocols LaMelo Ball becomes youngest NBA player with triple-double
By the numbers, 2021 looks promising for Miami. Humans are more skeptical about the Hurricanes being back.On the flip side, the math on Notre Dame suggests regression next season. The... Poorer Texans already had trouble paying energy bills - then came the storm Oil hovers near 13-month highs as storm hits U.S. output, Fed assures rates staying low Texas governor vows to overhaul electric grid operator after storm failure Texas governor vows to overhaul state's electric grid operator after storm failure Top executives of Texas electric grid resign after storm failure Oil settles mixed amid post-storm uncertainty Occidental Petroleum expects temporary impact from winter storms Just Energy says Texas customers protected from storm-related price surge Georgian police storm opposition party offices, detain its leader In Texas, attention turns to storm repairs, political peril By JAKE BLEIBERGFebruary 22, 2021 GMT Oil jumps almost 4% as output slow to recover from Texas storms Utah catching up on vaccine appointments postponed by storm Oil extends rally as output slow to recover from Texas storms Oil up 3% as storm-hit U.S. output set for slow return Oil prices rise as storm-hit U.S. output set for slow return The deadly winter storms that have wreaked havoc in large swaths of the country recently can also damage trees and shrubs.Snow can of course enhance the look of yards and gardens, visually... Oil prices rise with storm-hit U.S. output set for slow return Oil prices rise as output in storm-hit U.S. begins slow return Oil rises as U.S. output slowly returns after winter storms Texas utilities can't stick customers with huge bills after storm: Abbott MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Workers in Tennessee raced Sunday to fix water mains that failed in freezing temperatures, and COVID-19 vaccine shipments resumed as the South carried on with efforts to... HOUSTON (AP) — Two days before the storm began, Houston’s chief elected official warned her constituents to prepare as they would for a major hurricane. Many took heed: Texans who could stocked up... 10 deaths in Tennessee storm aftermath as water woes linger Senator seeks probe of natural gas price spikes during storm Winter storm woes send gas prices up in NJ, around nation Power outages continue across Appalachia after winter storms Texas storm may cost insurers record first-quarter losses - A.M. Best EXPLAINER: How have storms affected COVID-19 vaccinations? U.S. charges nine Oath Keepers with conspiring to storm Capitol U.S. insurers on hook for billions in Texas storm; regulator collecting data Rockets-Pacers game postponed because of Texas storm Winter storm delays COVID-19 vaccines in New Jersey U.S. storms delay COVID-19 vaccines in all 50 states: White House Cities slammed by winter storms face new crisis: No water Texas prices for lodging, necessities skyrocket amid storm U.S. insurers brace for hefty claims from Texas storm once thaw sets in RWE warns of profit hit as Texas winter storm disrupts wind farms A series of winter storms and widespread power outages gripping Texas and other states not used to such extreme low temperatures are creating big challenges in the nation's food supply networks.... White House says severe winter storm likely due to climate change DALLAS (AP) — Ashley Archer, a pregnant, 33-year-old Texas financial adviser, and her husband have been cautious about the coronavirus. They work from home, go out mostly just to get groceries and... AP PHOTOS: Winter storms spread power and water woesFebruary 18, 2021 GMT AP source: Cruz on vacation in Mexico as storm slams TexasBy STEVE PEOPLES and JAKE BLEIBERGFebruary 18, 2021 GMT The Latest on winter weather across the U.S. (all times local):BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — More than 320,000 homes and businesses were without power in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama early... US needs to brace itself for more deadly storms, experts say Winter storm pulls away from Texas, but millions still without power Power outages linger for millions as another icy storm loomsBy PAUL J. WEBER and JILL BLEEDFebruary 18, 2021 GMT US needs to brace itself for more deadly storms, experts sayBy MATTHEW DALY and ELLEN KNICKMEYERFebruary 18, 2021 GMT More deadly storms coming so prepare better, experts say Houston furniture store offers shelter after winter storm CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacecraft aiming to land on Mars have skipped past the planet, burned up on entry, smashed into the surface, and made it down amid a fierce dust storm only to spit out... Power outages linger for millions as another icy storm looms CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacecraft aiming to land on Mars have skipped past the planet, burned up on entry, smashed into the surface, and made it down amid a fierce dust storm only to spit out... Gunmen storm Nigerian school, kidnap 27 students NXP shuts two Austin plants as Texas reels from winter storm Gunmen storm Nigerian school, kidnap students OCEAN ISLE BEACH, N.C. (AP) — A winter storm that left millions without power in record-breaking cold weather claimed more lives, including three people found dead after a tornado hit a seaside... SEATTLE (AP) — A rare winter storm that dumped a foot of snow on Seattle couldn’t keep a 90-year-old woman from her first appointment for the coronavirus vaccine. FEMA opened its first COVID-19 mass vaccination sites Tuesday, setting up in Los Angeles and Oakland as part of an effort by the Biden administration to get shots into arms more... SEATTLE (AP) — A rare winter storm that dumped a foot of snow on Seattle couldn’t keep a 90-year-old woman from her first appointment for the coronavirus vaccine. Winter’s wrath: Bitter cold, no power and a deadly tornado Deadly tornado in North Carolina; bitter cold sweeps PlainsFebruary 16, 2021 GMT At least 3 dead, 10 injured in North Carolina tornado Spanish police storm university, arrest rapper convicted in free speech case Spanish police storm university, arrest rapper convicted in free speech case U.S. oil wells, refineries shut as winter storm hits energy sector Northwest ice storm power outages could last through weekendBy GILLIAN FLACCUS and REBECCA BOONEFebruary 13, 2021 GMT FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Dozens of people were taken to hospitals after a massive car crash Thursday morning on an icy interstate in Texas as a winter storm dropped freezing rain, sleet and snow... Chilling video footage becomes key exhibit in Trump trial SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — Nory Yamileth Hernández and her three teenage children have been living in a battered tent under a bridge on the outskirts of San Pedro Sula since Hurricane Eta... Liberty get Howard, Samuelson to Storm, 1st pick to Dallas NEW YORK (AP) — Another major snowstorm hit the Northeast on Sunday, less than a week after a storm dumped as much as 2 feet on the region.The National Weather Service predicted around up... Column: Volatility storm gives way to inflation gale Trump rejects Dems’ request to testify at impeachment trialBy ERIC TUCKER, MARY CLARE JALONICK and JILL COLVINFebruary 5, 2021 GMT LONDON (AP) — Taxicab driver Gary Nerden knows colleagues who got seriously ill from COVID-19. He knows the area of east London where he lives and works has among the highest infection rates in... LONDON (AP) — Taxicab driver Gary Nerden knows colleagues who got seriously ill from COVID-19. He knows the area of east London where he lives and works has among the highest infection rates in... TOKYO (AP) — Derogatory comments about women made earlier in the week by Yoshiro Mori, the president of the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee and a former prime minister, could force him to... MOUNT ARLINGTON, N.J. (AP) — This week's winter storm appears to have broken a 122-year-old record for the most snow in a New Jersey community from one storm. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In the year since California saw its first coronavirus case, Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom has gone from a governor in command to one lurching from one political crisis to... Winter storm moves north, dumping snow along its wayFebruary 2, 2021 GMT 3:45 p.m.BOSTON — In Massachusetts, Gov. Charlie Baker said the state could expect 12 to 18 inches (30 to 46 centimeters) inches of heavy wet snow through the duration of the storm and he... NEW YORK (AP) — A sprawling, lumbering winter storm walloped the Eastern U.S. on Monday, shutting down coronavirus vaccination sites, closing schools and halting transit as snow piled up from the... 'Life-threatening' winter storm batters U.S. Northeast U.S. Northeast pummeled by one of worst winter storms in years Winter storm hits New Jersey with snow, strong winds Major storm heads to Northeast after blanketing Midwest RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Rod Brind’Amour got the tough and determined performance he wanted from his Carolina Hurricanes as they returned from a pause due to COVID-19 concerns. Robinhood is new eye of GameStop storm as outrage grows Robinhood in eye of GameStop storm Tropical cyclones across the globe, except Atlantic hurricanes, are moving closer to land in recent decades, a new study found.Also called typhoons, tropical cyclones generally have been... Death toll from storm Eloise rises to 21 across southern Africa U.S. secures indictment against Oath Keeper members over plot to storm U.S. Capitol U.S. returns indictment against Oath Keeper members over plot to storm U.S. Capitol Killer winter tornado stuns storm-savvy Alabama town OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A major winter storm dropped more than a foot of snow on parts of Nebraska and Iowa, disrupting traffic and shuttering some schools, while blanketing other parts of the middle... AP PHOTOS: Protesting farmers storm India’s Red Fort Angry farmers storm India’s Red Fort in huge tractor rallyBy SHEIKH SAALIQJanuary 26, 2021 GMT Angry farmers storm India’s Red Fort in huge tractor rallyBy SHEIKH SAALIQJanuary 26, 2021 GMT 1 dead, several critically injured after tornado in Alabama OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A major winter storm blanketed parts of the middle of the country with snow that was forecast to continue into late Tuesday in some areas, disrupting traffic and closing some...
Dutch parliament: China's treatment of Uighurs is genocide Iraqi Christians, decimated by Islamist violence, prepare for pope's visit U.S. Catholic leaders urge Biden to lead drive for more aid to poor countries China condemns Canada's motion calling treatment of Uighurs genocide TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s House of Commons voted Monday to declare that China is committing genocide against more than 1 million Uighurs in the western Xinjiang region but Prime Minister Justin... Canada's parliament passes motion saying China's treatment of Uighurs is genocide COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic bishops said Monday that they are suspicious of the government’s motives in not sharing the report of a presidential commission of inquiry into... Belgian Catholics contest 15 at-a-time COVID rule in one of world's biggest churches Ancestor of Britain's Prince William on path to Catholic sainthood 10 years after quake, Christ Church Cathedral finally rising LONDON (AP) — Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has urged winger Christian Pulisic to “stay positive” amid limited playing time and now a tight calf that leaves the oft-injured American questionable... TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s main opposition party called Thursday for the House of Commons to formally declare that China is committing genocide against more than 1 million Uighurs in the western... Biden, Warnock, and the resurgence of the liberal Christian LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's police said Wednesday they were seeking arrest of two Christian men in the eastern city of Lahore on charges they allegedly used insulting remarks against... Delayed Legion of Christ extortion trial goes ahead in Italy OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — Ocean City, New Jersey is officially a “dry” town.In 1879, four Methodist ministers established a Christian seaside resort here with a permanent ban on the... Spanish prosecutors probe hate speech against Muslims, Jews BOSTON (AP) — “Martians!” Boston College coach Jim Christian will shout, summoning his scout team to the court. And in they run from the sideline, ready for whatever, wearing the green practice... NEW YORK (AP) — Ravi Zacharias, who died in May after a high-profile career leading a global Christian ministry, engaged in sexual misconduct with massage therapists and carried on many amorous... LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lucasfilm says Gina Carano is no longer a part of “The Mandalorian” cast after many online called for her firing over a social media post that likened the experience of Jews... LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lucasfilm says Gina Carano is no longer a part of “The Mandalorian” cast after many online called for her firing over a social media post that likened the experience of Jews... Iranian nuclear scientist killed by one-ton automated gun in Israeli hit: Jewish Chronicle Catholic schools in US hit by unprecedented enrollment drop ROME (AP) — Pope Francis will meet with Iraq's top Shiite Muslim cleric, Ali al-Sistani, during a trip next month that will also include a pilgrimage to ancient Christian communities that were... Election turmoil splits West Virginia city’s evangelicals Election turmoil splits West Virginia city’s evangelicalsBy LUIS ANDRES HENAO and JESSIE WARDARSKIFebruary 8, 2021 GMT GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) — A trial has been postponed until April for a former Franciscan friar accused of molesting students in the 1990s at a Catholic school in Mississippi. BERLIN (AP) — The head of the German Bishops' Conference has criticized the handling by one of Germany's most prominent Roman Catholic archbishops of a report on past child sexual abuse by... BEIJING (AP) — Abdullah Metseydi, a Uighur in Turkey, was readying for bed last month when he heard commotion, then pounding on the door. “Police! Open the door!” PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Christian missionary from Pennsylvania expressed remorse as he was sentenced to more than 15 years in federal prison Thursday for sexually assaulting girls at a Kenyan... Anti-vaccine rabbi dismissed by Jewish organization Here’s what’s happening Thursday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.:THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY: — An Associated Press investigation has found that scores of Roman Catholic... LONDON (AP) — An independent tribunal in Britain aiming to establish whether the Chinese government’s alleged rights abuses against Uighur Muslims in the far western Xinjiang region constitute... ROME (AP) — Pope Francis and a top Sunni Muslim came together virtually Thursday to reinforce a message of fraternity, pressing forward with a broad-based Christian-Muslim peace initiative ahead... When the coronavirus forced churches to close their doors and give up Sunday collections, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Charlotte turned to the federal government’s signature small business relief... Sitting on billions, Catholic dioceses amassed taxpayer aid When the coronavirus pandemic sent the U.S. economy into freefall last year, the federal government hastily knit a safety net for small businesses called the Paycheck Protection Program. The idea... When the coronavirus forced churches to close their doors and give up Sunday collections, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Charlotte turned to the federal government’s signature small business relief... Supreme Court sides with Germany in Nazi-era art dispute As Poland's Church embraces politics, Catholics depart Pope institutes Catholic day to honour the elderly WASHINGTON (AP) — The Christian imagery and rhetoric on view during this month’s Capitol insurrection are sparking renewed debate about the societal effects of melding Christian faith with an... WASHINGTON (AP) — The Christian imagery and rhetoric on view during this month’s Capitol insurrection are sparking renewed debate about the societal effects of melding Christian faith with an... 9 retired nuns in Michigan die of COVID-19 in January ROME (AP) — Iraq’s top Catholic official said Thursday that a deadly suicide bombing in Baghdad hasn’t thwarted Pope Francis’ plans to visit, and he confirmed the pontiff would meet with the... Ruling brings kosher slaughterhouse new business, old fears New U.S. secretary of state favors cooperation with China despite genocide of Uighurs WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s top court on Wednesday confirmed its highly divisive ruling that will further tighten the predominantly Catholic nation’s strict anti-abortion law and that triggered... WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Jewish prayer for the souls of people murdered in the Holocaust echoed Wednesday over where the Warsaw ghetto stood during World War II as a world paused by the coronavirus... BERLIN (AP) — A survivor of the Holocaust and a young Jewish immigrant spoke about their lives in Germany at a special parliamentary session Wednesday commemorating the victims of the Holocaust 76... BERLIN (AP) — A German classical music foundation says it has found the rightful heirs of a Jewish woman who was forced by the Nazis to sell two scores by composer Franz Liszt before being... Outbreaks in South Korea's Christian schools drive surge in COVID-19 cases South Korea reports big jump in COVID-19 cases on outbreaks in Christian schools Group of US Catholic bishops urges support for LGBT youth JERUSALEM (AP) — Ultra-Orthodox Jews attacked an unmarked Israeli police vehicle overnight, pelting it with stones and smashing the windows while officers were inside, and igniting a riot in which... WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter locked the account belonging to the Chinese Embassy in Washington after a tweet stated that Uighur women in Xinjiang have been emancipated and are no longer “baby making... In parting shot, Trump administration accuses China of 'genocide' against Uighurs In parting shot, Trump administration declares China's repression of Uighurs 'genocide' GitHub apologizes for firing Jewish employee who warned of Nazis in U.S. Capitol: TechCrunch WASHINGTON (AP) — As a politically divided nation prepares to inaugurate a new president in the wake of a violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, a group of Christian leaders is hoping to ease... SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints condemned “lawless behavior” and the violence of rioters who broke into the U.S. Capitol in a statement Friday that marked the... WASHINGTON (AP) — With a nod to Israel's increasingly normalized relations with the Arab world, the Pentagon is reorganizing its global command structure to include the Jewish state in the... Casino mogul and 'Jewish patriot' Adelson buried in Jerusalem WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government announced Wednesday that it will halt imports of cotton and tomatoes from the Uighur region of China in its most sweeping action yet to pressure the Communist... DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — No. 4-seeded Hubert Hurkacz advanced to his second career ATP Tour final by beating American qualifier Christian Harrison 7-6 (4), 6-4 Tuesday at the Delray Beach... Irish Catholic Church apologises to survivors of church-run homes A Christian Science Perspective In need of mental self-care? Try prayer. A Christian Science Perspective Courage in the face of dissension Trump-supporting Christian leaders and their Sunday messages Lebanon Christian leader rules out joining Hariri government A Christian Science Perspective God’s love heals character flaws and restores health A Christian Science Perspective A spiritual response to political division and upheaval A Christian Science Perspective Never separated from God YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenia’s prime minister, who is under harsh criticism from the country’s dominant Orthodox Christian church in connection with the recent war with Azerbaijan, stayed away... SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Thousands of Orthodox Christian worshippers in Bulgaria on Wednesday ignored warnings issued by health authorities to abstain from mass gatherings due to the coronavirus... 'No law can order us': Greek Christians defy COVID ban on Epiphany services A Christian Science Perspective A year crowned with goodness A Christian Science Perspective ‘Everything is new’ MILNER, Ga. (AP) — Democrats and Republicans alike are casting Tuesday’s twin Georgia Senate runoffs in the starkest of terms as the state prepares for last-minute visits from President Donald... NEW YORK (AP) — A posthumous sexual misconduct scandal involving the man who founded, in his own name, Ravi Zacharias International Ministries has placed the global Christian organization in a... NEW YORK (AP) — A posthumous sexual misconduct scandal involving the man who founded, in his own name, Ravi Zacharias International Ministries has placed the global Christian organization in a... PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Christian Bishop had a go-ahead dunk with 0.8 seconds left and the 11th-ranked Creighton Bluejays held off a late rally to beat the Providence Friars 67-65 on... Rich history of ancient Jewish manuscript revealed using state of the art technology Court: Ohio county order violated Christian schools’ rights NEW YORK (AP) — The Catholic priest who for decades had been one of the Vatican’s top experts on the Latin language died on Christmas Day at a nursing home in Milwaukee. A United Methodist Church... U.S. demands release of Uighur doctor while China urges halt to smears In new playground Dubai, Israelis find parties, Jewish ritesBy ISABEL DEBRE December 31, 2020 GMT U.S. demands release of Uighur doctor who family say is sentenced to 20 years ROME (AP) — Pope Francis on Tuesday accepted the resignation of Dublin Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, who worked to rebuild the Roman Catholic Church's credibility in Ireland after it was shattered... PHOENIX (AP) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was hit with several lawsuits Monday for allegedly covering up decades of sexual abuse among Boy Scout troops in Arizona, marking the... Belarus allows Roman Catholic archbishop to return Lebanon’s top Christian cleric urges politicians to form government Ivorian Christians celebrate Christmas in giant basilica Coronavirus dampens Christmas joy in Bethlehem and elsewhere Argentine man cleared in deadly bombing at Jewish center A Christian Science Perspective ‘On earth peace, good will toward men’ Leaked Hamas Christmas memo causes Christian dismay in Gaza LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Christian Braun expected West Virginia to deny Kansas open shots on the perimeter. A Christian Science Perspective Angels of wisdom Georgia Senate race shows deep rift on Christian faith
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When “WandaVision” wraps its initial run next month on the Disney+ streaming service, Elizabeth Olsen’s Wanda will make her next appearance in the big-screen “Doctor Strange”... LOS ANGELES (AP) — When “WandaVision” wraps its initial run next month on the Disney+ streaming service, Elizabeth Olsen’s Wanda will make her next appearance in the big-screen “Doctor Strange”... 'X-Files', 'Lost' in Mickey's clubhouse as Disney+ Star lands in Europe, Canada Nasdaq, S&P 500 end lower as U.S. yields rise; Disney lifts Dow The Scripps National Spelling Bee will return this year in a mostly virtual format, with the in-person competition limited to a dozen finalists who will gather on an ESPN campus at Walt Disney... LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Netflix documentary will use actor recreations of FBI wiretaps to tell the story of Rick Singer, the man at the center of the college admissions scandal that sent actors... The Scripps National Spelling Bee will return this year in a mostly virtual format, with the in-person competition limited to a dozen finalists who will gather on an ESPN campus at Walt Disney... LOS ANGELES (AP) — Initial signs suggest a smooth and amicable split between Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West. As “Kimye” becomes just Kim and Kanye with Kardashian filing for divorce... NEW YORK (AP) — Holograms and Twitter rants, roving gospel gatherings and billion-dollar business ventures. If there's one word that defines the lives of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West, it's... LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kim Kardashian West filed for divorce Friday from Kanye West after 6 1/2 years of marriage.Sources familiar with the filing but not authorized to speak publicly confirmed... Netflix and chilled wine: Americans choose their vino based on what’s on TV, not their food Mickey’s flashy dress, glowing castle mark Disney World 50th Former Disney executives Mayer and Staggs plan new SPAC - source Trump looks to reassert himself after impeachment acquittalBy JILL COLVINFebruary 14, 2021 GMT The Latest: Senators await closing arguments in Trump trial Disney returns to profit as streaming success offsets pandemic-hit parks Disney results beat expectations as streaming offsets park struggles NEW YORK (AP) — The Walt Disney Co.'s net income fell sharply in its most-recent quarter, as the coronavirus pandemic still weighs heavily on many of its businesses, from theme parks to... Disney posts smaller-than-expected drop in quarterly revenue For the G League Ignite, it was a beginning.For Jeremy Lin, it may be a new beginning.The G League season has finally started, opening Wednesday inside a bubble at Walt Disney World... Blart Your Engines: James stars in new Netflix NASCAR comedy With Disney shares near record high, investors eye streaming update At Disney characters union, lawsuit seeks end to takeover Disney to pull the plug on animation studio behind 'Ice Age,' 'Rio' films Michelle Obama to team up with puppets for a kids’ food show Disney World's Super Bowl parade is nixed, but ad will air Sci-fi films, young adult thriller among six new Obama projects for Netflix NEW YORK (AP) — After the format worked for HBO and Netflix, “Dateline NBC” is trying its own version of a multi-part true crime drama this month. ‘Mank’ leads Golden Globe nominees with 6; Netflix dominatesBy JAKE COYLEFebruary 3, 2021 GMT Netflix once again dominates Golden Globe TV nominations Golden Globes nominations could belong to Netflix Kingdom of Wakanda destined for Disney + streaming service 'Black Panther' director developing Wakanda TV series for Disney+ Netflix leads GLAAD Media Awards for LGBTQ representation Disney updates Jungle Cruise after insensitivity criticism Disney cuts bonuses for top executives in pandemic fallout Netflix forecasts an end to borrowing binge, shares surge Netflix says borrowing to end as global membership tops 200 million Netflix beats estimates for paid subscriber additions First time buyers for Disney World annual passes out of luck Amazon takes on Netflix in India with cheaper mobile-only Prime Video plan Walmart, Disney suspend contributions to U.S. lawmakers who opposed Biden certification Mexico's Santos Laguna sue Disney over broadcast rights The latest cinematic rendering of “ Pinocchio, ” from Italian director Matteo Garrone, is informed not by the friendly 1940 Walt Disney retelling, but the original source material. Carlo Collodi’s... Netflix reworks leftovers with food-based reality game show Bergman succeeds Horn as Disney Studios chairman Disney names Bergman as chairman of Studios Content division The Empires Strike Back: Disney, Comcast, AT&T set streaming battle LOS ANGELES (AP) — The video couldn’t have been simpler: A woman in her apartment, lip-syncing audio of President Donald Trump as he expounded on possible coronavirus treatments. Netflix says outage in U.S., Canada, South America resolved S&P 500 ends down, Walt Disney weighs Stimulus uncertainty hems in Wall Street; Disney soars Stimulus uncertainty holds Wall Street in check; Disney soars Wall Street drops as stimulus delay weighs; Disney soars Disney unveils plans to stream a galaxy of new series, films Disney unveils flurry of new programming amid rapid streaming growth Disney expands Marvel, Star Wars on Disney+ Disney plans to stream a galaxy of Star Wars, Marvel series Disney announces big expansion of Marvel and Star Wars on Disney+ Netflix is on a roll this year, with “Mank,”“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,”“Da 5 Bloods” and “The Trial of the Chicago 7” all garnering Oscar buzz. Well, hold onto your spacesuits for the latest —... Locals long for Disney magic as shuttered Paris park hits jobs Netflix rejects calls to add disclaimer to The CrownDecember 6, 2020 GMT Activision sues Netflix over poaching of former finance chief Disney consolidates TV studios as part of focus on streaming LONDON (AP) — Britain’s culture minister thinks the Netflix TV series “The Crown” should come with a disclaimer: It’s a work of fiction. ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. announced plans to lay off 4,000 more workers in its theme parks division in California and Florida due to the COVID-19 pandemic's effect on the... Disney increases planned layoffs to 32,000 as virus hits park attendance Disney increases planned layoffs to 32,000 as virus hits theme parks Disney to lay off about 32,000 workers in first half of 2021 Disney to layoff about 32,000 workers in first half of 2021 Taylor Swift 'folklore' concert film coming to Disney+ Netflix to expand production hub in New Mexico Temple kissing scenes stir trouble for Netflix India Feds charge man in armed robbery of Kardashian pal Cheban Review: Dolly Parton brings her holiday spirit to Netflix Wall Street closes higher as upbeat Cisco and Disney results help fuel optimism Wall Street rises as upbeat Cisco and Disney results help fuel optimism Wall Street climbs as Cisco, Disney jump after results Wall Street set to bounce back as Cisco, Disney jump after results Futures bounce back as Cisco, Disney jump after results Has Disney put the worst of the pandemic behind it? Disney revenue better than expected as it starts to climb out of the pandemic Walt Disney Co. reported fiscal fourth-quarter loss on Thursday thanks largely to changes related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Its earnings were dragged by costs from restructuring related to its... Disney posts smaller-than-expected drop in quarterly revenue, shares rise Vietnam rebukes Netflix, Apple, over lack of tax payments Netflix raising U.S. streaming prices amid booming growth The Latest: Coronavirus deaths in Hungary hit all-time high Netflix raises monthly charges for U.S. customers, shares jump Netflix raises monthly charges for U.S. subscribers Khloe Kardashian confirms she had coronavirus in video Khloe Kardashian confirms she had coronavirus in video Khloe Kardashian confirms she had coronavirus in video Netflix reports a summer slump in subscriber growth Netflix falls short on new subscribers as pandemic boost fizzles Netflix misses estimates for paid subscriber additions Netflix turns to telecoms tie-ups in challenging African markets LOS ANGELES (AP) — Veteran TV industry executive Channing Dungey was named chairman of the Warner Bros. Television Group after tenures at ABC and Netflix in which she shepherded hit series... Netflix previews ‘Ma Rainey’ and Boseman’s final performance Wall Street bullish on Netflix results despite return of live sports, more competition Kanye West tweet showed mock election data, not results