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May 27, 2020

Police and parents of a UConn student suspected in killings plead for the manhunt to end in his surrender
Connecticut State Police had a message Tuesday for a college student suspected of killing two people four days ago before fleeing the state. ... More >>

A retired US Marine spent Memorial Day weekend saluting for 24 hours on a median to raise awareness about veteran suicide
One retired United States Marine spent Memorial Day weekend honoring fallen veterans by standing on a Washington, DC median for 24 hours and saluting. ... More >>

A nurse on the Covid-19 frontline reconnects with New York City firefighter who rescued her from a burning building 37 years ago
When Deirdre Taylor was preparing to leave her Virginia home to fight Covid-19 in New York on the front lines, she made sure to pack a possession that she held dear for over three decades: a front-page newspaper article. ... More >>

Tom Brady shows he's human as Tiger Woods backs up trash talk at golf match
It was a mouth-watering prospect for sports-starved fans everywhere. Four of the greatest athletes the world has ever known, on the golf course at the same time, offering us a glimpse of who they are when they aren't winning Major Championships and Super Bowl trophies. ... More >>

Republicans sue California to halt vote-by-mail for general election
The Republican National Committee and other Republican groups have filed a lawsuit against California to stop the state from mailing absentee ballots to all voters ahead of the 2020 general election, a move that was made in response to the coronavirus pandemic. ... More >>

Analysis: This Southern state is now in play
Democrats have Georgia on their minds. When former Vice President Joe Biden's team presented their electoral strategy in mid-May, Georgia was one of three states, along with Arizona and Texas, that they believed they could compete in, even though those places haven't voted for a Democratic presiden... More >>

Biden adopts signature tactics from former primary rivals
Joe Biden is adopting some of his former Democratic presidential primary rivals' best-known tactics as he seeks to bridge the party's gaps headed into his general election match-up against President Donald Trump. ... More >>

Democrats see Warren as rising VP contender
Joe Biden is thinking big. ... More >>

Allen West injured in a motorcycle accident
Former Florida US Rep. Allen West is in the hospital after he was injured in a motorcycle accident on Saturday, according to a series of posts on his verified social media accounts. ... More >>

People are buying lots of booze, but global alcohol sales are still tanking
People are buying a lot of booze, but it's not enough to prevent an overall downturn that will take the industry several years to recover. ... More >>

Why packed beaches and pool parties should worry euphoric investors
Wall Street returned from Memorial Day weekend in a euphoric mood as investors celebrated the reopening of the American economy from the coronavirus pandemic. ... More >>

How beer helped save this pizza chain
When Covid-19 struck Washington State and the greater Seattle area locked down to mitigate the spread, Zeeks Pizza saw 60% of its business evaporate. ... More >>

Hair salon posts sign saying Tyson Foods' employees not allowed inside
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Girl wants donations for birthday to help families
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Synagogue gets creative to honor tradition
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Turtle smashes through driver's windshield
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Protesters aim to discourage tourists
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100-yo celebrates Memorial Day in the garden
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Residents weary of picking up beachgoers trash
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Nurse accused of switching Oxycodone w/ sedative
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Student inspires women on TikTok to feel confident
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Thin Mint Challenge created for those in need
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Semi-trailer brings 28,000 pounds of groceries to area food pantries
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Families of murder victims seek answers
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No timetable for amusement park to reopen
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Warns head of St. Louis pandemic task force
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Woman honors fallen heroes in unique way
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Salon owner worried business might not survive
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Long lost John Deere found at auction
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