Diversity and inclusion training providers are concerned recent strides in corporate America to address racial and gender disparities will take a back seat after President Donald Trump ordered restrictions on racial ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS - Derek Carlson, an ex-felon in Minnesota, received a letter from the government recently informing him of his right to vote. Had it not arrived, he says, he might not have registered to vote for the 2020 ...Read more
ORLANDO, Fla. - Markeith Loyd will not face trial this year in the 2017 shooting of Orlando police Lt. Debra Clayton, a judge said at a Tuesday hearing.
Loyd's trial, which was scheduled to start in May, was postponed in ...Read more
Kentucky's top prosecutor says he never recommended grand jurors return homicide charges against the police officers who killed Breonna Taylor and says he won't try to block the release of grand jury recordings.
In a ...Read more
Going into its 36th year, the Film Independent Spirit Awards is getting into the TV business - by finally honoring small-screen work.
The awards show, which celebrates the best in indie cinema just before the annual ...Read more
U.S. immigration officials quietly announced they would resume regular apprehension and detention practices, an apparent reversal from an earlier temporary suspension of noncriminal enforcement due to the COVID-19 pandemic...Read more
DETROIT - General Motors has pushed back the closing date on its pending partnership with Nikola Corp., most likely to renegotiate the terms after Nikola's stock price has plummeted.
The Phoenix-based electric-truck ...Read more
SANTA ROSA, Calif. - At least 80 homes have been destroyed in Napa and Sonoma counties as the Glass fire continues to rampage through California's wine country.
The blaze had burned 42,560 acres as of Tuesday - nearly ...Read more
NEW YORK - Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance indicated Tuesday he would hold off on enforcing subpoenas for President Donald Trump's taxes, despite an appeals court judge's suggestion the prosecutor could go ahead and ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA - A new wave of polls shows Joe Biden is still winning Pennsylvania, the state that could decide the election, as some Pennsylvanians start voting and the campaign reaches its final stages with the first ...Read more
"The Glorias" is an offbeat biographical tribute that feels like it wants to be offbeater.
It's about Gloria Steinem and, as the title hints, we get multiple versions of her. One appears to be about 9. One is closer to 14...Read more
Until very recently, Donald Trump was fond of proclaiming that his reelection would be a boon to the U.S. economy and the stock market.
If Democrat Joe Biden were to be elected president, he told Maria Bartiromo of Fox ...Read more
ORLANDO, Fla. - Students and parents have voiced mixed reactions to the University of Central Florida's plans to randomly select students for COVID-19 testing, with some questioning the legality of mandatory testing and ...Read more
A deadly wildfire continued to carve a destructive path through California's Shasta County overnight, swelling to more than 40,000 acres.
The fast-moving Zogg fire - which started Sunday afternoon near the rural community...Read more
Personally, Yo (Llevo) Lo Que Me Da La Gana.
Now, it looks like that might include ... glow-in-the-dark Crocs?
Puerto Rican reggaeton icon and international star Bad Bunny dropped his latest collaboration on Tuesday ...Read more
CHICAGO - Gov. J.B. Pritzker is going into self-isolation for the second time after a third staff member in his office tested positive for the coronavirus, the governor's office said Tuesday.
The unidentified staff member...Read more
SANTA ROSA, Calif. - Perhaps no part of California has felt more threatened by fire in recent years than the vast expanse of wine country and the Redwood Empire north of San Francisco.
More than 9,000 structures were lost...Read more
A couple weeks from becoming Ford Motor Co.'s next chief executive officer, Jim Farley stopped to huddle with two young field sales representatives during an event to honor employees at a Dearborn, Michigan, dealership.
SANTA ROSA, Calif. - Like almost everyone else in the Coffey Park neighborhood, Maria del Carmen lost her home three years ago.
"I still get panic attacks," the 33-year-old Santa Rosa resident said Monday. Terror shoots ...Read more
In Mariah Carey's new memoir, the Grammy-winning artist makes one thing clear: She sees "no benefit to protect people who didn't protect me."
Throughout "The Meaning of Mariah Carey," released Tuesday, Carey writes about ...Read more
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