For transgender activists, election stokes hopes…

Among transgender-rights activists, there’s a powerful mix of hope and fear heading toward the Nov. 3 election

Museum Visitor Realizes Where Long-Lost Painting…

Jacob Lawrence's renowned 1950s series of paintings " Struggle: From the History of the American People " arrived at New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art in August missing five of its 30 panels. It will leave next month missing only four. A visitor to the museum realized that a painting she...

Meteorologists keeping a close eye on…

Experts are highlighting the area for about a 60% chance of development early this week. While conditions may not be ideal for development, a weak low pressure area may still try to develop.

Pompeo, Esper to push Trump's anti-China message…

Two of President Donald Trump’s top national security aides will visit India for meetings focused largely on countering China’s growing global influence

Still Another Governor Could be a Target

An Ohio man said he was asked to help arrest, try, and sentence Gov. Mike DeWine. Under the plan, DeWine's penalty could be exile from the state or execution for his supposed crimes, Cleveland.com reports. An activist opposed to DeWine's handling of the coronavirus pandemic confirmed that she called...

Today in History for October 25th

Highlights of this day in history: Cuban missile crisis fuels Cold War clash at UN; China's UN seat changes hands; 'Charge of the Light Brigade' battle takes place; Author Geoffrey Chaucer dies; Golfer Payne Stewart killed in plane crash. (Oct. 25)

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UN: Nuclear weapons ban treaty to enter into…

The United Nations has confirmed that 50 countries have ratified a U.N. treaty to ban nuclear weapons, triggering its entry into force in 90 days

Trump: 'I Can't Help' Some GOP Senators

Behind closed doors, President Trump has told GOP donors that Republicans will have a hard time holding onto their Senate majority in the election, and that he won't do all he can to help. "The Senate is very tough,” Trump said. "There are a couple senators I can't really get...

Amid record-breaking Colorado wildfires, Mother…

Spreading snowfall and freezing temperatures are expected to expand from Southwest to Midwest and Plains, leaving an October football game covered in snow.

Crews vacuum 'murder hornets' out of Washington…

Heavily protected crews in Washington state have worked to destroy the first nest of so-called murder hornets discovered in the United States

Colorado to Get a Very Colorado Break on Wildfires

Dry, windy conditions have made it tough for crews to contain the two largest wildfires in Colorado history. Officials are counting on help from above: a quick snowfall. "We're going from critical fire danger ending at 7pm to a midnight winter storm watch," said a National Weather Service meteorologist. Snow...

AP Top Stories October 24 P

Here's the latest for Saturday October 24th: Murkowski's nod gives Barrett extra boost; Surging coronavirus colors White House race in closing days; Obama criticizes Trump for walking out of interview; 16th century combat sport growing in popularity.

Facebook demands academics disable ad-targeting…

Academics, journalists and First Amendment lawyers are rallying behind New York University researchers in a showdown with Facebook over its demand that they halt the collection of data on political ads-targeting the site

Pence's Chief of Staff Tests Positive

Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff became the latest in a flurry of top White House officials to test positive for the coronavirus even as President Trump insisted Saturday that the country is "rounding the turn." "Today, Marc Short, Chief of Staff to the Vice President, tested positive for...

Santa Ana winds fan worries for fire-weary…

Residents throughout California will need to brace for enhanced fire risks as the seasonal winds will once again complicate firefighting efforts.

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Former home of Jennifer Dulos goes on the market…

The former home of Jennifer Dulos, the Connecticut mother of five who prosecutors say was killed by her estranged husband last year, is going on the market for $1.75 million

Fox Host Apologizes After Wildfire Segment

Fox News turned a few heads Friday with its choice of music during a segment on wildfires, Mediaite reports. Special Report with Bret Baier was using footage from Fox 31 in Denver as it reported on a fire that's been raging in Colorado for over a week. "At least five...

Trump jokes about bright sun as he campaigns in NC

U.S. President Donald Trump addressed supporters at a campaign rally in North Carolina on Saturday, hours after he cast his ballot in early voting in Florida. (Oct. 24)

US legislators complain to Trump on Mexico energy…

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has hotly rejected complaints by a group of U.S. lawmakers about government policy favoring state companies in the energy market

Jennifer Dulos' Family Makes a Big Request

The family of a missing Connecticut mother wants her declared legally dead—an unusual move that a judge says she'll have to study, ABC News reports. Jennifer Dulos disappeared in 2019 during a custody battle with husband Fotis Dulos, who was arrested for her murder in 2020 and died a...

Voters wait in long lines for early voting in New…

Video captures lines that wrap around blocks in different parts of New York State as early voting begins on Oct. 24.

2 staff members to Sen. Loeffler test positive…

The office of U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler says two staff members tested positive for the coronavirus, but a subsequent test of the Georgia Republican came back negative

Sentencing for Terror Attack Facilitator: 'He…

The California man who provided the guns used in the 2015 San Bernardino mass shooting has found out his fate. The San Bernardino Sun reports that 28-year-old Enrique Marquez—who was convicted of conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists and making a false statement on federal firearms-purchase forms—was...

Kamala Harris travels to Ohio to urge early voting

Democrat vice-presidential running mate Kamala Harris traveled to Cleveland, Ohio on Saturday to attend a campaign event.Joe Biden's

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Black woman shot by officer seeks justice from…

A Black woman who was shot and wounded inside a vehicle by a police officer who also fatally shot her 19-year-old boyfriend told about 200 people gathered at an emotional rally in suburban Chicago that she’s fighting to be there for her son

Dr. Fauci Had Doubts on a Mask Mandate. He's…

On Friday, the US reached what CNN calls a "harrowing milestone": the nation's highest daily count of new coronavirus cases since the pandemic began, with 83,010 cases recorded, per the COVID Tracking Project . Forbes notes that the previous one-day record was 76,842, recorded on July 17. And as...

Rough surf off the coast of Maine

On Oct. 23, foamy waves crashed against the rocky shores of Ogunquit, Maine, as a strong wind blew through.