US carries out the 1st federal execution in nearly 2 decades
The federal government has carried out its first execution in almost two decades, killing by lethal injection a man convicted of murdering an Arkansas family in a 1990s plot to build a whites-only nation in the Pacific Northwest
Stocks are off to a wobbly start as virus lockdowns return
Stocks are off to a mixed start on Wall Street following weakness in overseas markets as investors fret over new shutdowns in California to fight the spread of coronavirus infections
US consumer prices rise 06 in June
U.S. consumer prices increased 0.6% in June, after three months of declines, with a big jump in gasoline prices accounting for over half of the gain
Coronavirus updates Doctor compares Miami to Wuhan as epicenter of COVID-19 pandemic
The novel coronavirus pandemic has now killed more than 570,000 people worldwide and over 13 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19.
Squirrel tests positive for the bubonic plague in Colorado
Public health officials have announced that a squirrel in Colorado has tested positive for the bubonic plague.