Road to 270: Biden has options, Trump walks narrow path
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 19:23:20 -0500

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden each has a path to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to win the White House. Biden's is appreciably wider. <...  Full Story

In Peru's Cuzco, pandemic devastates tourism and economy
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 17:03:12 -0500

CUZCO, Peru (AP) — Efraín Valles guided world leaders, pop stars and a princess on exclusive tours through the land of the Incas. He now makes ice cream to survive amid the coronavirus pandem...  Full Story

Williams scores 2 TDs, Notre Dame stifles Georgia Tech 31-13
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 19:33:46 -0500

ATLANTA (AP) — Notre Dame spent the past couple of weeks prepping for the biggest game of the year.

Now, it's here.

Bring on Clemson!

Kyren Williams ran for two touchdow...  Full Story

Sean Connery, a lion of cinema whose roar went beyond Bond
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 19:01:00 -0500

Writing an appreciation of Sean Connery feels inevitably inadequate compared to experiencing the real thing. To glimpse his magnetism, you might turn to a photograph of him in a tailored suit...  Full Story

Scientists find Madagascar chameleon last seen 100 years ago
Fri, 30 Oct 2020 15:00:11 -0500

Talk about good camouflage!

Scientists say they have found an elusive chameleon species that was last spotted in Madagascar 100 years ago.

Researchers from Madagascar and German...  Full Story

Obama: Trump failed to take pandemic, presidency seriously
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 19:15:07 -0500

DETROIT (AP) — Calling Joe Biden his “brother,” Barack Obama on Saturday accused Donald Trump of failing to take the coronavirus pandemic and the presidency seriously as Democrats leaned on A...  Full Story

Mahathir says remarks on French attacks taken out of context
Fri, 30 Oct 2020 21:05:09 -0500

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Former Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad stood by his widely condemned comments on attacks by Muslim extremists in France, saying Friday that they were taken out...  Full Story

Teen told police where to find gun used in Kenosha shootings
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 15:27:37 -0500

ANTIOCH, Illinois (AP) — A visibly upset 17-year-old accused of fatally shooting two demonstrators in Wisconsin told officers at his local police station in Illinois where to find an assault ...  Full Story

Super typhoon slams into Philippines, 1 million evacuated
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 19:48:08 -0500

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A super typhoon slammed into the eastern Philippines with “catastrophic violent winds” early Sunday and about a million people have been evacuated in its projected ...  Full Story

Halloween in the pandemic: Costumes and candy, at a distance
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 18:27:07 -0500

Ghosts, skeletons, princesses and black cats roamed the streets as usual this Halloween, but they kept their distance, wore face coverings and carried hand sanitizer in their quest for treats...  Full Story