Gov. Pritzker expected to announce new COVID-19 restrictions
CHICAGO - Governor JB Pritzker is set to announce new COVID-19 guidelines after Illinois reported more than 1,900 new virus cases on Thursday. Pritzker is scheduled to make the...
58 minutes ago - WGN TV - 2 articles
Congress urges Postal Service to undo changes slowing mail
Moves by the Republican postmaster general to cut back operations in the U.S. Postal Servuce that are causing delays in deliveries across the country are causing protests by...
1 hour ago - ABC News - 2 articles
Biden vs. Trump: Live 2020 Election Updates
A Trump-backed candidate won the Republican Senate primary in Tennessee. The decision to shorten the census collection period could make polls less reliable.
2 hours ago - NY Times
Republicans push Kanye 2020. But will it really hurt Biden?
This is fueling suspicions he's being pushed to run by allies of President Donald Trump hoping to siphon support away from Joe Biden.
3 hours ago - ABC - 2 articles
Florida governor pushes to reschedule UF-FSU football game
Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said he will push to get the annual football game between Florida State and the University of Florida rescheduled, saying Thursday that...
4 hours ago - WESH
Are Republicans Getting Serious About Climate Change?
The G.O.P. may have had a politically expedient change of heart. Better late than never.
5 hours ago - NY Times
What Will Happen to the Republican Party if Trump Loses in 2020?
The party looks brain-dead at every spot Trump touches. But off in the corners, there's a lot of intellectual ferment.
5 hours ago - NY Times
Is Social Media Unfairly Targeting President Trump?
President Trump and the social media continue to bump heads. Earlier this week, both Facebook and Twitter pulled a video from his campaign's account that they claim spread...
5 hours ago - FOX News
With Focus On Redistricting, Democrats Place New Emphasis On Statehouses
After the 2010 census, Republicans flipped 20 state legislative chambers, seizing control of mapmaking in many states. This year, Democrats are making sure they're mobilizing.
5 hours ago - NPR
Ex-aide pleads guilty to murder of Arkansas state Sen. Linda Collins
The former aide of an Arkansas state Senator pleaded guilty to the murder of her boss on Thursday, according to local reports. Rebecca Lynn O'Donnell, a former aide to the late...
8 hours ago - New York Post
The headlines of News BreaK
US economy's growth slows in July, adding 1.8 million jobs amid COVID-19
The US economy's growth slowed in July, adding just 1.8 million jobs following skyrocketing numbers of COVID-19 cases in states like Texas and Florida.
10 homeschool organization ideas that'll turn your small space into a classroom
Take it from parents who are used to homeschooling to find space-saving hacks and genius ways to organize any room.
Georgia student suspended after posting photo of crowded hall
DALLAS, Ga. - A Georgia high school student says she was suspended after she posted a photo of a crowded hallway at her school. Hannah Watters, a sophomore at North Paulding...
President Trump to ban dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat
The move turns up the pressure on negotiations over the popular video app's future through a potential sale.
Hagerty rides Trump support to Senate GOP primary win in Tennessee
Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty has won the Tennessee Republican primary for an open U.S. Senate seat behind the endorsement of President Donald Trump.
Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence
Police declared an unlawful assembly late Thursday and officers worked to push protesters away from a precinct.
Virus aid talks on brink of collapse, sides 'very far apart'
Washington talks on vital COVID-19 rescue money are teetering on the brink of collapse after a marathon meeting in the Capitol generated lots of recriminations but little...
UK's Gove sees progress made on Brexit talks, says EU trade deal can be done
Britain's top minister overseeing the post-Brexit talks said on Friday that progress had been made with the European Union so he believed the two sides would clinch a free...
Norwegian govt urges citizens to avoid travel abroad to limit virus spread
Norwegians should avoid all travel abroad, even to countries with few Covid-19 cases, Health Minister Bent Hoie said on Friday. “There is still little contamination in Norway...
Your daily 6: No deal in sight for virus aid, uncertain future for TikTok...
Also in Friday's headlines: Losing the $600 weekly aid called 'nightmare' and court upholds man's life sentence for stealing hedge clippers.