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Buildings in Harlem sit dark during a power outage early, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in New York. A power outage cast darkness across dozens of blocks in New York City as many people in the city were still without electricity in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias. Con Edison said that a problem with its transmission system "caused three networks in Manhattan to lose their electric supply," just after 5 a.m. (AP Photo/Candice Choi)
Power outage leaves several blocks in the dark in ManhattanA power outage cast darkness across dozens of blocks in New York City early Friday, as many people in the city were still without electricity in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this July 23, 2020, photo, a customer enters the Mariscos de Guaymas seafood market in Phoenix. Carlos Manuel Sandoval worked at this fish store for many years until he retired after his last kidney transplant. Co-worker Omar Niebla remembers him as a very hard worker and a good person that took very good care of himself due to his kidney disease. Sandoval died June 30 from complications of COVID-19 at age 65. (AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills)
Lives Lost: Man of the sea made his home in Sonoran DesertCarlos Manuel Sandoval lived for decades on the edge of the Sonoran Desert, but he never stopped hearing the siren call of his birthplace in coastal Mexico
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Mendy McNulty prepares test swabs for shipping as her son, Andrew, 7, watches after the family did a twice-weekly coronavirus test in their home Tuesday, July 28, 2020, in Mount Juliet, Tenn. Six thousand U.S. parents and kids are swabbing their noses twice a week to answer some of the most vexing mysteries about the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
US kids, parents perform DIY tests for coronavirus scienceSix thousand U.S. parents and kids are doing DIY nasal swabs twice a week to answer some of the most vexing mysteries about the coronavirus
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this April 28, 2012 file photo, former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain speaks during the annual Tax Cut Rally, sponsored by the Taxpayers League of Minnesota, at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul, Minn.  Cain has died after battling the coronavirus. A post on Cain's Twitter account on Thursday, July 30, 2020 announced the death. (AP Photo/Genevieve Ross, File)
Herman Cain to be mourned at private funeral in AtlantaHerman Cain, the former presidential candidate, businessman and GOP ally of President Donald Trump, will be mourned at a private funeral in Atlanta
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Investigators stand outside a house where five people were found dead after a fire in suburban Denver, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020. Three people escaped the fire by jumping from the home's second floor. Investigators believe the victims were a toddler, an older child and three adults. Authorities suspect was intentionally set. (AP Photo/Thomas Peipert)
Senegal president offers condolences to Denver fire victimsThe president of Senegal has offered his condolences after five people who immigrated to Colorado from the West African country were killed in a house fire in suburban Denver
The Associated Press13 hours ago
A sign advertises hiring of temporary associates at a Pier 1 retail store, which is going out of business, during the coronavirus pandemic, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in Coral Gables, Fla. The home goods retailer is going out of business and is permanently closing all of its stores. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
July US jobs report is expected to point to hiring slowdownEconomists have forecast that U.S. employers added 1.6 million jobs in July
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2018, file photo, an employee stocks cannabis at a store shortly before its first day of recreational marijuana sales in San Francisco. California faced off in court Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, against some of its own cities that want to overturn a government rule allowing home marijuana deliveries statewide, even into communities that banned commercial pot sales. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
California, cities battle over marijuana home-delivery ruleWhere can you deliver legal marijuana in California
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2018 file photo, Cliven Bundy talks to reporters outside Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Headquarters in Las Vegas. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeal in San Francisco on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, denied prosecutors' efforts to overturn U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro's decision to stop a months-long trial in January 2018 due to prosecutorial misconduct and her order dismissing the case so it could not be re-filed. (L.E. Baskow/Las Vegas Sun via AP, File)
US appeals court denies bid to resurrect Bundy standoff caseA U.S. appeals court refused to resurrect the criminal case against states’ rights figure Cliven Bundy and family members stemming from a 2014 armed standoff with federal agents in Nevada
The Associated Press16 hours ago
FILE - In this March 12, 2020 file photo, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, front, gesturers during a news conference as House speaker Eileen Filler-Corn, right, and Secretary of Public safety Brian Moran, left, look on at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. The Virginia Parole Board and its former chairwoman violated state law and its own policies and procedures in granting the release of a man convicted decades ago of killing a Richmond police officer, according to a report from the state's government watchdog agency that was initially withheld from the public. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
Officer's killing: Report finds violations in parole caseA report from the state’s government watchdog agency says the Virginia Parole Board and its former chairperson violated state law and its own procedures in granting the release of a man convicted decades ago of killing a Richmond police officer
The Associated Press17 hours ago
FILE - In this March 8, 2018 file photo, Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales poses at the Milwaukee Police Administration in Milwaukee. An oversight board is considering firing Morales after he ordered officers to use tear gas to break up protests over George Floyd’s death, the last straw for members upset with how the chief has handled incidents since the arrest of Milwaukee Bucks player Sterling Brown in 2018. (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP, File)
Milwaukee chief demoted over tear-gas use, other concernsAn oversight board has demoted Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales after questioning how he handled multiple incidents, including ordering officers to fire tear gas and pepper spray at protesters demonstrating over George Floyd’s death
The Associated Press18 hours ago
People wait in line to vote in the Georgia's primary election at Park Tavern on Tuesday, June 9, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Democrats sue Georgia election officials over lines at pollsDemocrats are asking a federal judge to order Georgia election officials to take steps to prevent long lines at the polls on Election Day
The Associated Press19 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2019 file photo, Robert E. Breck is wheeled into a courtroom for his initial appearance in Clark County Superior Court in Vancouver, Wash. The Vancouver Police Department says Breck fatally shot a man and shot and wounded two women the day before.  Many of the suspects in mass attacks in the U.S. last year had experienced stressful situations, like losing their job, or had struggled with substance abuse or mental health issues, according to a Secret Service report released Thursday.  The report, compiled by the Secret Service’s National Threat Assessment Center, examined 34 attacks that killed or injured three or more people in 2019. A total of 108 people were killed and 178 were hurt. (Amando Cowan/The Columbian via AP)
Report: Many suspects in mass attacks experienced stressorsMany of the suspects in mass attacks in the U.S. last year had experienced stressors, like losing their job, or had struggled with substance abuse or mental health symptoms
The Associated Press19 hours ago
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