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July 9, 2020

A Texas officer runs into a burning house and saves an 8-year-old boy
As flames erupted on a mobile home in Texas, a police officer ran into the burning building to save a family trapped inside and it was all caught on camera. ... More >>

Trump now in open dispute with health officials as virus rages
Five months into a still-raging pandemic that has killed more than 130,000 Americans, the long-simmering tensions between President Donald Trump and the health experts who staff his government have escalated from private griping to shrugging disagreement to now open dispute. ... More >>

Viriginia has eliminated its rape kit backlog, state attorney general says
Virginia has eliminated its backlog of rape kits, processing thousands of tests in a five-year project, Attorney General Mark Herring said. ... More >>

Fay could develop into sixth-named storm of hurricane season
If the weather system meandering through the Southeast develops, it will become Tropical Storm Fay, the sixth named system of the Atlantic hurricane season. ... More >>

Here's how to volunteer for a Covid-19 vaccine trial
If you want to be one of the first to receive an experimental vaccine for Covid-19, now's your chance. ... More >>

Mississippians could vote to strike a Jim Crow-era voting process in November
Mississippians in November will decide whether to change a Jim Crow-era voting provision that critics say suppresses Black political power. ... More >>

Lara Trump-RNC robocall called mail-in voting safe and secure while President railed against it
While President Donald Trump has continuously railed against voting by mail, a Republican National Committee robocall in April voiced by his daughter-in-law Lara Trump said voting by mail could be done "safely and securely." ... More >>

A list of people and things Donald Trump tried to get canceled before he railed against 'cancel culture'
President Donald Trump is now campaigning as a warrior against what he says is a left-wing "cancel culture" that seeks to get people punished or banished for supposedly objectionable words or acts. ... More >>

CNN holds officials accountable. View our Facts First database
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This is the 'Waffle House Index' for coronavirus
Last month, as Covid-19 cases increased in Texas and Arizona, Apple opted to shut stores in those states. Shortly after, the states themselves would either pause or roll back their reopenings. ... More >>

Coronavirus canceled office clothing. These stores are in big trouble
Kiss your sharply-tailored menswear, your sheath dresses and high heels goodbye. ... More >>

Brooks Brothers files for bankruptcy
Brooks Brothers, the 200-year-old menswear retailer that has dressed 40 US presidents and unofficially became the outfitter of Wall Street bankers, has filed for bankruptcy. ... More >>

Kanye's anti-vax stance is a risk for Gap
Last month, Gap's announcement that it was partnering with Kanye West's fashion brand Yeezy on a clothing line in 2021 sent the retailer's shares soaring. ... More >>

'Please, there's hope': Woman talks suicidal man off bridge
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Money, drugs, and cars seized in drug bust 
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Boy injured after playing with explosive device
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Monument Protection Act Of 2021 introduced
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Students develop app to prevent sports injuries
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Teenager reels in one of state's largest bass fish
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Victim assaulted with spicy 'Boom Boom Sauce'
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Mississippi prison escapee captured in Nashville
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Marathon runner completes 150 mile run
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Man carjacked after Facebook messenger meeting
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First-of-its-kind social club in Kansas City 'barks' down barriers
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Students sue college for refund on tuition, fees
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Residents haven't received mail for weeks
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Store opens pop-up locations to fight food deserts
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Troop leader accused of online revenge porn 
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Pipe bomb found at hunting area investigated
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