What to know about the coronavirus numbers in New…

The official statistics reported by health authorities around the world would seem to show that the United States has more coronavirus infections than any other country

Tornado In Jonesboro, AR Leaves 22 Injured

The tornado touched down Saturday evening and with 74-mile-an-hour winds.

RI Extends Restrictions to Visitors From 49 States

New Yorkers visiting Rhode Island will still be ordered to self-quarantine for 14 days , Gov. Gina Raimondo says—but so will visitors from the other 48 states. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo threatened to sue after the state introduced restrictions for New Yorkers on Friday, Politico reports. Raimondo said Sunday...

Wicked weather batters Illinois

Powerful wind and storms slammed into western and central Illinois, on March 28. Blake Naftel has the recap on what exactly went down.

Grandma is gone: Coronavirus keeps kids from…

For grandparents all over the world, being protected from the coronavirus pandemic has meant a piercing distance from their loved ones

Trump Gives Harry, Meghan a Warning

Did Harry and Meghan expect the US to foot their security bill? If so, President Trump isn't having it. "I am a great friend and admirer of the Queen & the United Kingdom," Trump tweeted Sunday, per USA Today . "It was reported that Harry and Meghan, who left the Kingdom,...

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Hundreds congregate for Sunday service

Hundreds arrive by bus and in personal vehicles for Sunday services at Louisiana church, defying governor’s ban on large gatherings. (March 30)

Phoenix police officer killed, 2 others injured…

A Phoenix police commander was killed and two other officers were injured Sunday night in a shooting on the city's north side during a domestic violence call, police said

Civil Rights Leader Joseph Lowery Dies At 98

He spent much of his life fighting segregation and lived to see the first black president.

One of Her 4 Daughters Was Murdered. Another…

Mari Gilbert's four daughters didn't have easy childhoods. Shannan, the oldest, was in foster care when middle sisters Sherre and Sarra were molested by Gilbert's boyfriend. Sarra went on to get an abortion at 14, drop out of school at 16, and have a baby with her drug dealer boyfriend...

A close encounter with a tornado

A man in the store Triple S Phone, in Jonesboro, Arkansas, had a frightening experience on March 28, as a tornado tore through the area.

Asian shares extend losses as toll from pandemic…

Asian shares have opened lower as countries reported surging numbers of infections from the coronavirus outbreak that has prompted shutdowns of travel and business in many parts of the world

Fauci Projects 'Millions of Cases' in US, 100K…

The US could have 100,000 to 200,000 deaths before the COVID-19 pandemic is through, Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday. Although the projections could change, the infectious disease expert said, "We're going to have millions of cases," the Hill reports. Fauci, a member of the president's coronavirus task force,...

Trump adds 30 days to virus distancing guidelines

President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as sickness and death from the coronavirus pandemic rise in the U.S. (March 29)

Governor: dozens at Tennessee nursing home have…

Authorities say a new coronavirus outbreak at a Tennessee nursing home has prompted it to be temporarily closed for cleaning while dozens of its residents and staff members go into quarantine

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Activists Ask Trump To Use His Own Legislation To…

The Trump administration has alluded to a plan to free "nonviolent" at-risk federal prisoners but has yet to pull the trigger.

Searchers Find Girl, 4, After 2 Nights in the…

About 300 people volunteered to join the search for Evelyn "Vadie" Sides, a redheaded 4-year-old who'd been reported missing Wednesday in rural Alabama, near Auburn University. About 48 hours later, they found her, unharmed, in a wooded area with her dog, WSFA reports. "No words are capable of describing everyone’s...

Storm with heavy rain, mountain snow to soak…

A stormy pattern that has set up over the Pacific Northwest will continue on Monday.

John Prine in critical condition with COVID-19…

The family of John Prine says the singer-songwriter is critically ill and has been placed on a ventilator while being treated for COVID-19-type symptoms. A message posted on Prine's Twitter page Sunday said the “Angel from Montgomery” singer has been hospitalized since Thursday and his condition worsened on Saturday

Twitter Yanks Tweet by Giuliani

Twitter has deleted a post by Rudy Giuliani, President Trump's personal attorney, that contained false information about a treatment for COVID-19 and the governor of Michigan. The tweet was replaced with the message, "This Tweet violated the Twitter Rules," Mediaite reports. Giuliani had quoted a post by Charlie Kirk, a...

AP Top Stories March 29 P

Here's the latest for Sunday, March 29th: Death toll in Italy continues to climb; Hospital in Spain sanitized; Pope calls for world cease-fire amid pandemic; Tribute paid to doctors and nurses in Beirut. (March 29)

California prepares for coronavirus surge in week…

The mayor of Los Angeles is warning that the coronavirus may become so pervasive, families ought to prepare for how they will isolate themselves at home without infecting others in their households

U.S. Files Criminal Charges Against Venezuela's…

The leader of Venezuela's socialist regime and top officials are charged with facilitating cocaine shipments to the U.S.

Maine Mob Fells Tree to Force Quarantine: Cops

A group of armed Maine vigilantes is apparently here to help a couple of out-of-towners make the decision to self-quarantine: As the Portland Press Herald reports, several armed men cut down a tree on Friday on the island of Vinalhaven and dragged it across the driveway of the rental home...

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March to conclude with more wet weather in South

The southern U.S. had a very wet winter and now that pattern is lingering into the early days of spring.

Hawaii tourism grinds to halt as virus…

Like many cities across the world, Honolulu came to an eerie standstill this weekend as the coronavirus pandemic spread throughout the islands

Longtime Soap Star John Callahan Dies at 66

John Callahan, who lit up the small screen on All My Children for years, died Saturday at the age of 66. Variety reports that the cause of death was a stroke. Callahan's ex-wife, Eva LaRue, a fellow AMC alum and mother to their 18-year-old daughter, Kaya, announced his death via...