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September 22, 2020

This is the healthiest US community
Los Alamos County, New Mexico, is the healthiest community of 2020, the U.S. News Healthiest Communities rankings report has decided. ... More >>

Kentucky doctor who urged mask-wearing early on dies after 4-month battle with Covid-19
A Kentucky doctor who urged people to wear masks early on in the coronavirus pandemic died after battling the disease for four months. ... More >>

New testimony reveals what happened before the Golden Ray capsized off the Georgia coast
For the first time in the year since a 656-foot cargo vessel capsized off the coast of Georgia, crew members and the ship's owners are speaking publicly about the moments before the Golden Ray listed, overturned, and triggered a multiday rescue effort to save the 24 people on board. ... More >>

Fall equinox 2020: Not as 'equal' as you may think
Twice a year, everyone on Earth is seemingly on equal footing -- at least when it comes to the distribution of light and dark. ... More >>

House sends bipartisan bill to address missing and murdered Native Americans to Trump's desk
A bipartisan bill aimed at addressing cases of missing and murdered Native Americans has been sent to President Donald Trump's desk for final approval. ... More >>

Second judge rules against USPS, says election mail must be prioritized
The US Postal Service must prioritize election mail and reverse some key policy changes imposed by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, a federal judge ruled on Monday, saying that "managerial failures" at the agency undermined the public's faith in mail-in voting. ... More >>

Want to vote in person? Here's how to judge the risk
CNN's Abby Phillip explains how states have made in-person voting safer and explores the issues voters should keep in mind when it comes to mail-in voting. ... More >>

Voter registration, explained
States require voters to register with election officials before casting a presidential ballot. ... More >>

Esper and Milley appear to adopt different strategies to deal with Trump as election approaches
The Pentagon's two most senior figures were so angry about President Donald Trump's unprecedented attack on senior military leadership earlier this month that they got on the phone with the White House chief of staff to express their dismay, according to several defense officials. ... More >>

Understanding mail-in voting in the US
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Send your stories about voting issues
Are you having difficulty registering or voting, whether in person or by mail? Are you worried about receiving or returning your mail-in ballot? Do you believe you have seen or received disinformation relating to voting information or the election? ... More >>

Chicken wings are hot. Big restaurant chains are paying attention
America's love for chicken wings has only grown during the pandemic. And big restaurant chains from Applebee's to Domino's want in. ... More >>

Tel Aviv set to become first city with electric roads that charge public transportation
The city of Tel Aviv is working on creating wireless electric roads to charge and power public transportation in the city. ... More >>

Reese's puts pretzels in peanut butter cups, because 'the hell with it, it's 2020'
This year has been far from sweet, so Reese's is embracing its salty side by adding pretzels to its peanut butter cups. ... More >>

Veterinarian offers reward after kitten found with gunshot wound
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Woman awoke to a collapsed roof -- and bees
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Few vendors backing out of MS state fair
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Deputies seek distinctively tattooed suspect
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3 killed in "senseless violence" remembered
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Cops hunt man who tried to lure girl into car
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CT $25M hotel and event center breaks ground
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Troopers search for dog after crash kills woman
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Maryland dig reveals African American history
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Longtime restaurant goes up in flames
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Hill family Habitat house definitely will be a home
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League of Women Voters to hold voter registration
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School awarded $10,000 agricultural grant
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11-year-old girl from Wisconsin bags big bear
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Hospital coordinates wedding ceremony
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