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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, file photo, heavy equipment works at a construction site for a field hospital in Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province. A patient in Southern California is third person in the U.S. to be diagnosed with the new pneumonia-like virus from China, health officials said. (Chinatopix via AP, File)
California patient is 3rd US case of new virus from ChinaHealth officials in Southern California have confirmed a third U.S. case of the new pneumonia-like virus from China
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Simmons doc, sans Oprah, receives huge ovation at SundanceWithout Oprah or Apple, the Russell Simmons documentary “On the Record” went ahead with its premiere Saturday at the Sundance Film Festival, where the women who came forward with sexual assault allegations against the hip-hop mogul received one of the festival's most roaring receptions
The Associated Press5 hours ago
In Tijuana, the Mexican side of a cross-border garden, is located in a popular recreational area on the Pacific Ocean, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020. The U.S. Border Patrol, reacting to a breach it discovered in a steel-pole border wall believed to be used by smugglers, gave activists no warning this month when it bulldozed the U.S. side of the cross-border garden on an iconic bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. On Saturday, after a public apology for "the unintentional destruction," the agency allowed the activists in a highly restricted area to resurrect the garden. (AP Photo/Elliot Spagat)
Border Patrol allows replanting after bulldozing gardenReacting to an opening in a border wall, the Border Patrol gave activists no warning when it bulldozed the U.S. side of a cross-border garden that they had tended to since 2007 on an iconic bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE - In this May 2, 2019, file photo, the DraftKings logo is displayed at the sports betting company headquarters in Boston. Sports gambling giant DraftKings won't give a former "Bachelor" contestant the $1 million prize for winning an online fantasy football contest after she and her husband were accused of cheating.Jade Roper-Tolbert beat more than 100,000 entries to take the top prize, but some in the fantasy sports community were quick to allege she coordinated with her husband, Tanner Tolbert, to submit more than the maximum 150 entries. Roper-Tolbert was no longer listed as the winner Saturday. A DraftKings statement says the company decided to update the standings for several contests and did not elaborate. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
Ex-'Bachelor' contestant stripped of $1M fantasy sports winSports gambling giant DraftKings won't give a former “Bachelor” contestant the $1 million prize for winning an online fantasy football contest after she and her husband were accused of cheating
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Little Rock Police officers investigate a shooting on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Little Rock, Ark. Two women were killed and a 2-year-old boy was injured in a shooting at their Little Rock home early Saturday morning, police said. (Thomas Metthe/The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette via AP)
2 killed, toddler injured in shooting at Little Rock homePolice in Arkansas say two women have been killed and a 2-year-old boy injured in a shooting at their Little Rock home
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Wake Forest alumni Palinda Carrington poses in front of the Virginia Civil Rights Monument on Capitol Square in Richmond, Va., Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. The school struggled with racial issues in the last school year and how it's addressed them will be a topic for the new school year. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Racist threats rattle students, faculty at universityThree months after he and other faculty members received threatening emails, the chairman of Wake Forest University's sociology department is awaiting word from the school on how it will address those threats
The Associated Press20 hours ago
In this Jan. 12, 2020, photo, former Senator and Attorney General Jeff Sessions talks with the Montgomery Advertiser while campaigning for the U.S. Senate seat in Montgomery, Ala. Sessions is part of a crowded GOP primary field competing to challenge U.S. Sen. Doug Jones. (Mickey Welsh/Montgomery Advertiser via AP)
Jeff Sessions stresses Trump loyalty in Alabama Senate raceFormer Attorney General Jeff Sessions is emphasizing his loyalty to President Donald Trump as he seeks to reclaim the  U.S. Senate seat he held for 20 years
The Associated Press21 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2019, file photo, former President Jimmy Carter teaches Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga. Sunday school teacher Kim Fuller makes a point during class and the old man sitting on the front pew raises his eyebrows quizzically.  That old man is her uncle, former president Jimmy Carter and Fuller's unique challenge is to serve as his substitute in the class he usually teaches himself. Fuller is the eldest daughter of Carter’s late brother Billy Carter, and she has served as the regular replacement for the world’s best-known Sunday school teacher since Carter underwent brain surgery in November. (AP Photo/John Amis, File)
Substitute teaching a challenge in Jimmy Carter's classSubstitute teaching can be a challenge when you're replacing a former U.S. president
The Associated Press22 hours ago
This photo provided by NASA shows the view from NASA's Andrew Morgan's helmet cam as Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano works outside the International Space Station during a spacewalk Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.  The astronauts worked to complete repairs to a cosmic ray detector outside the International Space Station.   (NASA via AP)
Spacewalking astronauts plug leak, finish fixing detectorSpacewalking astronauts have completed repairs to a cosmic ray detector outside the International Space Station
The Associated Press23 hours ago
Brendan Kelly Director of Illinois State Police, left, confirms the death of retired state police trooper Gregory Rieves,  during a news conference at the DuPage Coroner's office in Wheaton, Ill., Saturday Jan. 25, 2020.  A woman fatally shot the retired Illinois State Police trooper and wounded another retired state trooper and an off-duty trooper Friday night before turning the gun on herself at a cigar lounge in the Chicago suburbs, police said.  (Abel Uribe/Chicago Tribune via AP)
Woman kills retired trooper, self at Chicago-area cigar barPolice say a 51-year-old woman fatally shot a retired Illinois State Police trooper and injured another retired state trooper and an off-duty trooper before turning the gun on herself at a cigar lounge in suburban Chicago
The Associated Press1 day ago
Police: Woman charged after Phoenix airport partly evacuatedPhoenix police say a woman angry about not being allowed to board a plane at Sky Harbor International Airport was arrested after allegedly mentioning an explosive device, resulting in hundreds of travelers evacuating part of one concourse
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019 file photo, A worker walks in front of rubble in the street at the site of the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans. Dozens of protesters marched from the site of the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel on the edge of the French Quarter to City Hall on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020 demanding that something be done about the hotel and that the two bodies still inside be recovered.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
New Orleans: Protesters demand action on damaged hotelPeople in New Orleans are demanding something be done about the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel and that the two bodies still inside be recovered
The Associated Press1 day ago
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