Ken Ritter, Associated Press | PostedJul 6th - 6:33pm
The Nevada Supreme Court was asked Monday to reinstate a defamation lawsuit against The Associated Press and an AP reporter based on a story about accounts to Las Vegas police from two women who alleged sexual misconduct by former casino mogul Steve Wynn.
Lisa Baumann, Associated Press | PostedJul 6th - 6:22pm
The Seattle City Council on Monday approved adopting a new tax on large businesses, two years after the council repealed a big business tax amid pressure from corporations such as Amazon and the prospect of a voter referendum.
Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press | PostedJul 6th - 5:14pm
The government's small business lending program has benefited millions of companies, with the goal of minimizing the number of layoffs Americans have suffered in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. Yet the recipients include many you probably wouldn't have expected.
John Wawrow and Stephen Whyno, Associated Press | PostedJul 6th - 4:16pm
which will now run through the end of the 2025-26 season — was considered a necessary step toward hockey returning this summer amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Details of the CBA extension were not revealed.
Mark Kennedy, Associated Press | PostedJul 6th - 3:42pm
The national labor union representing stage actors and managers has given the go-ahead for two Massachusetts theaters to resume theatrical performances, offering potential road maps for the national return to live performances.
Governors who ordered shutdowns as their states responded to the coronavirus pandemic were among millions of beneficiaries of the loan program created to help small businesses weather COVID-19's effect on the economy, data released Monday show.
Oscar Wells Gabriel Ii, Associated Press | PostedJul 6th - 1:57pm
The man who brought us the saga of a boy taking on — and defeating — the devil in a fiddle match has died. Charlie Daniels died today at a hospital in Tennessee. He was 83. His publicist says Daniels' doctors say he had a stroke. He's best known for his fiddle-heavy 1979 hit, “Devil Went Down to Georgia." The original lyrics had a victorious Johnny call the devil a “son of a bitch” after his showdown. But Daniels later toned it down to “son of a gun.” Among his career highlights were playing at the White House, at the Super Bowl — and playing often for U.S. troops in the Middle East.
Marina Villeneuve and Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press | PostedJul 6th - 1:15pm
New York hospitals released more than 6,300 recovering coronavirus patients into nursing homes during the height of the pandemic under a controversial, now-scrapped policy, state officials said Monday, but they argued it was not to blame for one of the nation's highest nursing home death tolls.
French President Emmanuel Macron ousted his top security official Monday following protests over police brutality, as part of a government shakeup aimed at focusing on France’s post-pandemic economic recovery for the remaining two years of Macron’s term.
When Denise Richards returned to the set of CBS' “The Bold and the Beautiful" last week after the pandemic shutdown filming for three months, a detailed, specific plan was in place to keep everyone safe.
Tens of thousands of vacation-goers in Russia and Ukraine have descended on Black Sea beaches, paying little heed to public health measures despite the numbers of reported coronavirus cases remaining high in both countries.