Tuesday September 22nd, 2020 11:02PM
US government executes killer obsessed with witchcraft
The U.S. government has executed a former soldier who said an obsession with witchcraft led him to kill a Georgia nurse he believed had put a spell on him
10:24PM ( 20 minutes ago )
Attorney: Black man shot by LA deputies wasn't holding a gun
Attorneys for a Black man shot and killed by Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies says he wasn't holding a gun when they opened fire — contradicting an account from the department
9:30PM ( 1 hour ago )
China uproots ethnic minority villages in anti-poverty fight
China's ruling Communist Party says its initiatives have helped to lift millions of people out of poverty
9:27PM ( 1 hour ago )
'Unfathomable': US death toll from coronavirus hits 200,000
The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus has topped 200,000, by far the highest in the world
9:16PM ( 1 hour ago )
With 95% homes hit, feds say no need for census extension
Government attorneys say with the number of U.S. households counted topping 95%, there is no reason for a judge to order the U.S. Census Bureau to extend by a month the head count of every U.S. resident
8:46PM ( 1 hour ago )
Cindy McCain endorses Biden for president in rebuke of Trump
Cindy McCain is endorsing Democrat Joe Biden for president in a rebuke of President Donald Trump by the widow of the GOP’s 2008 nominee
8:34PM ( 2 hours ago )
Senate GOP plans vote on Trump's court pick before election
Senate Republicans are charging ahead with plans to confirm President Donald Trump’s pick to quickly fill the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat on the Supreme Court
8:32PM ( 2 hours ago )
China, top global emitter, aims to go carbon-neutral by 2060
Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country will aim to stop adding to the global warming problem by 2060
8:29PM ( 2 hours ago )
House easily passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown
Democrats and Republicans in a bitterly divided U.S. House have voted to take a government shutdown off the table this fall, giving a big, bipartisan vote to a temporary government-wide funding bill Tuesday night
8:18PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Pence's airplane returns to airport after striking bird
The White House says Vice President Mike Pence’s airplane struck a bird upon takeoff from a New Hampshire airport, causing the pilot to return to the airport out of caution
8:31PM ( 2 hours ago )
North Carolina board agrees to more absentee ballot changes
North Carolina election officials have agreed that mail-in absentee ballots returned with deficient information this fall can be fixed without forcing the voter to fill out a new blank ballot
7:14PM ( 3 hours ago )
Black voters in Detroit key for Biden, but are they engaged?
Black voters across Michigan will be pivotal in deciding who will win the battleground state in November
5:16PM ( 5 hours ago )
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The Latest: At least 2 Oklahoma inmates die of COVID-19
The Oklahoma Department of Corrections has reported that two inmates have died due to COVID-19 and seven other deaths are possibly the result of the disease, which is caused by the coronavirus
5:58PM ( 4 hours ago )
What a gift: Russia offers UN staff free virus vaccines
Russian President Vladimir Putin is offering an unusual gift to mark the U.N.'s 75th anniversary
5:31PM ( 5 hours ago )
UK's Johnson urges 'spirit of togetherness' to combat virus
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appealed for a “spirit of togetherness” through the winter as he unveiled a series of new restrictions on everyday life to get on top of a dramatic spike in new coronavirus cases
5:00PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Virus measures targeted by protesters despite case spikes
Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in London’s Trafalgar Square while protesters in Tel Aviv waved signs on beaches as Israel entered a new lockdown Saturday
4:28PM ( 3 days ago )
The Latest: Cruz urges Trump to nominate RBG successor soon
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says President Donald Trump should nominate a successor to the late liberal Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg next week
10:02PM ( 4 days ago )