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Sacramento police work at the area where one person was killed and another critically wounded in a shooting at Arden Fair Mall in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Nov 27, 2020. The mall was evacuated in the midst of Black Friday, one of the busiest shopping days. Police later said the suspect had fled and there was no active threat to the mall. (Paul Kitagaki Jr./The Sacramento Bee via AP)
1 dead, 1 injured in Sacramento Black Friday mall shootingPolice say a shooting at a Sacramento mall on Black Friday has killed one person and left another with life-threatening wounds
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Georgia Aquarium's largest female whale shark diesThe largest female whale shark at the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta has died
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Milwaukee County vote recount gives Biden small boostMilwaukee County completed its recount of presidential ballots, finding only small changes in vote totals for one of the two Wisconsin counties recounting ballots
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2020, file photo a COVID-19-themed mural reads "You Can't Quarantine Love," outside of a restaurant in Santa Monica, Calif. Los Angeles County has announced a new stay-home order as coronavirus cases surge out of control in the nation's most populous county. The three-3 week order take effect Monday, Nov. 30, 2020. The order advises residents to stay home "as much as possible" and to wear a face covering when they go out.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Los Angeles orders more restrictions as coronavirus surgesLos Angeles County has announced a stay-home order as coronavirus cases surge out of control in the nation’s most populous county
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Los Angeles issues stay-home order as coronavirus surges out of control, banning most gatheringsLos Angeles issues stay-home order as coronavirus surges out of control, banning most gatherings
The Associated Press13 hours ago
'Hottest Doctor' Gets in Hot Water Over Party PicsThe "hottest doctor" on Instagram might have a little explaining to do. Mikhail Varshavski, also known as Dr. Mike, was caught maskless on a party boat with bikini-clad women—after months of urging people to wear masks during the coronavirus pandemic, the New York Post reports. Photos published by the...
Newser13 hours ago
Plan released to reduce massive wildfires in US WestU.S. officials have released a plan for removing or changing vegetation over a huge swath of the U.S. West to stop devastating wildfires on land used for cattle ranching, recreation and habitat for imperiled sage grouse
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Michigan restaurant leaves franchise over virus restrictionsA Big Boy restaurant in Michigan’s Thumb region has lost its name after the owners refused to stop indoor dining as part of statewide restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Vehicles line up as a healthcare workers help to check in as citizens is being tested at the COVID-19 drive-thru testing center at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens on Sunday, November 22, 2020.(David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)
Experts: Virus numbers could be erratic after ThanksgivingThe coronavirus testing numbers that have guided much of the nation’s response to the pandemic are likely to be erratic over the next week or so
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2009 file photo, The longtime chef of the famed turquoise and white Commander’s Palace restaurant in New Orleans marked his last day on Thanksgiving, Nov. 26, 2020. Tory McPhail is moving to Bozeman, Montana and turning over the kitchen to the restaurant’s first women executive chef, Meg Bickford.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Thanksgiving marks last day for Commander's Palace chefIt was an emotional rollercoaster of a Thanksgiving for longtime chef of the popular New Orleans restaurant Commander’s Palace
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez speaks during a protest at PortMiami by workers in the cruise ship industry wanting to return to work, Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, in Miami. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a No Sail Order for cruise ships through Oct. 31 during the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Florida congressman-elect tests positive for virusSouth Florida Congressman-elect Carlos Gimenez has tested positive for coronavirus
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Border Agent: I Detained You for Speaking SpanishDriving while Black is one thing. Looks like talking while Hispanic is another. Two US citizens have settled a lawsuit against US Customs and Border Protection that hinged on a border agent who heard them speaking Spanish, the New York Times reports. The agent detained Ana Suda and Martha Hernandez...
Newser15 hours ago
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