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May 26, 2020

Ahmaud Arbery killing being investigated as federal hate crime, family attorney says
S. Lee Merritt, an attorney for the family of Ahmaud Arbery, told CNN on Monday that the US Department of Justice is investigating the shooting death as a hate crime. ... More >>

With restaurants closed, rat sightings are increasing across the United States
With restaurants closed or open with limited capacity due to the coronavirus pandemic, a certain subset of those establishments' "patrons" is struggling. ... More >>

Parade marks birthday of boy whose parents died in shooting
A Texas community hit by terrible tragedy months ago came together over the weekend to celebrate a survivor's first birthday. ... More >>

Federal judge rules Florida felons can't be barred from voting because they owe court fines
A federal judge on Sunday ruled that former felons in the state of Florida can't be barred from voting because they still owe court fines or fees that they are unable to pay. ... More >>

California ban on in-person church services upheld
A federal appeals court rejected a California church's lawsuit hoping to overturn the state's ban on in-person church services. ... 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 >>

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 >>

Everyone you know uses Zoom. That wasn't the plan
When Eric Yuan founded Zoom, he set out to create a 'frictionless' video conferencing app to be used by businesses. But then a global pandemic turned Zoom into a household name. ... More >>

RIP the salad bar
Self-serve buffets and all-you-can-eat salad bars are, by design, hands-on affairs. ... More >>

Group using chalk to inject hope into health care workers during pandemic
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Teen hit by car was on way to get milk for brother
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Veteran to reach goal of 99 laps on Memorial Day
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Father, 2 kids rescued after boat capsized on pond
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Cuomo seeks death benefits for essential workers
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Farmers markets get creative, thrive during COVID
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Veteran honors fallen heroes with crosses
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Top cop: 'I'm not the social distancing police'
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Pittsburgh war memorial vandalized with spray paint
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100-year-old veteran recovers from coronavirus
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Man places 1,000 flags in yard to honor fallen soldiers
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17-year-old cat is home after 10-year absence
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Kitten rescued from bridge in Fort Smith, AR
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Crowds seen on lake despite COVID-19 concerns
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Bar opens for Memorial Day bash, violates order
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Veteran places more than 600 flags at cemetery
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