June 15, 2021

MLB threatens pitchers with 10-game bans for altering balls

NEW YORK — Pitchers will be ejected and suspended for 10 games for using illegal foreign substances to doctor baseballs in a crackdown by Major […]
June 15, 2021

Texas bullet train group inks deal with Milan design firm

DALLAS — The developer of a long-planned — and controversial — high-speed rail line that would get passengers from Dallas to Houston in 90 minutes […]
June 15, 2021

The Latest: Vaccine supplies in New Mexico eclipse demand

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Vaccine supplies have eclipsed demand in New Mexico even as the state makes a hard push toward meeting a key vaccination goal […]
June 15, 2021

Contaminated ethanol plant using pesticide-covered seed prods change in Minnesota

The effects of a contaminated ethanol plant in Nebraska brewing fuel with discarded seed coated with pesticides and fungicides continue to reverberate in Minnesota. The […]
June 15, 2021

The Latest: NY lifts virus rules; 70% of adults get 1-shot

NEW YORK — Gov. Andrew Cuomo says 70% of adults in New York have received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine. He says […]
June 15, 2021

With 9,000 signatures in hand, St. Paul housing advocates campaign for rent control

After weeks of door knocking in 90-degree weather, housing advocates in St. Paul delivered more than 9,000 signatures from residents petitioning the city to put […]
June 15, 2021

The Latest: US death toll surpasses 600,000 from coronavirus

NEW YORK — The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 has topped 600,000 as the vaccination drive has decreased daily cases and deaths. That’s according to […]
June 15, 2021

The Latest: Blood sample study: Virus in US by December 2019

NEW YORK — A new analysis of blood samples from 24,000 Americans taken in early 2020 is the latest and largest study to suggest the […]
June 15, 2021

Police: Gunman dead after killing 2 at fire hydrant factory

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. — A worker who killed two people and wounded two more at an Alabama fire hydrant plant early Tuesday has been found dead, […]
June 15, 2021

The Latest: Johnson & Johnson shots arrive in Mexico from US

MEXICO CITY — Mexico received 1.35 million doses of Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccines donated by the United States on Tuesday. The U.S. shipment will […]