Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

By MARK SHERMAN | Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women’s rights champion who became the...

Texas reports 2,595 new COVID-19 cases, 21 more deaths

DALLAS (AP) — Texas health officials on Monday reported 2,595 new cases of the coronavirus and 21 additional deaths. The Texas Department of State Health...

As Sally chugs to coast, Gulf residents get ready

By JANET MCCONNAUGHEY and REBECCA SANTANA Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Storm-weary Gulf Coast residents rushed to finish last-minute preparations Monday as Tropical Storm...

Judge: Texas voters must be notified of signature issues

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas voters must be notified of any issues with their signature on mailed-in ballots, a federal judge ruled after finding...

Texas governor renews virus disaster declaration

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has extended the state’s disaster declaration in response to the coronavirus pandemic as the state approaches...

Report: Trump disparaged US war dead as ‘losers,’ ‘suckers’

By JAMES LAPORTA | Associated Press DELRAY BEACH, FLa. (AP) — A new report details multiple instances of President Donald Trump making disparaging remarks about...

Mexico struggles with US water debt, suggests UN audit

By MARK STEVENSON | Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — As Mexico struggles to pay a water debt to the United States, President Andrés Manuel...

Boycott: NBA playoff games called off amid player protest

By BRIAN MAHONEY | AP Basketball Writer LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — All three NBA playoff games scheduled for Wednesday have been postponed, with...

17-year-old arrested after 2 killed during unrest in Kenosha

By MIKE HOUSEHOLDER and SCOTT BAUER | Associated Press KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — A white, 17-year-old police admirer was arrested Wednesday after two people were...

2 tropical storms a potential double threat to US Gulf Coast

By DÁNICA COTO and SETH BORENSTEIN | Associated Press SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Two tropical storms advanced across the Caribbean Saturday as potentially...