August 25, 2020

AP-NORC poll: Many in US shoring up finances amid downturn

WASHINGTON — It’s the paradox of a pandemic that has crushed the U.S. economy: 12.9 million people have lost a job and a dangerous rash […]
August 25, 2020

Rap at auction: Biggie's crown and Tupac Shakur letters

NEW YORK — Rivals in life, the rappers Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur are being united for an auction at Sotheby’s, the first-ever dedicated hip-hop […]
August 25, 2020

Millennial Money: 6 Great Recession lessons that still apply

The Great Recession demolished jobs across the U.S., and it eventually came for mine, too. After graduating in 2009, I worked four months as an […]
August 25, 2020

Alibaba's Ant Group files for IPO in Hong Kong, Shanghai

HONG KONG — Ant Group, the financial technology arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, on Tuesday filed for a dual-listing in Hong Kong and […]
August 25, 2020

AP FACT CHECK: Trump, GOP distort on health care, vote fraud

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump made a dizzying array of misleading claims about voting fraud and health care as fellow Republicans opened their convention with […]
August 25, 2020

UN: Global tourism lost $320 billion in 5 months from virus

UNITED NATIONS — The tourism global industry has been devastated by the coronavirus pandemic, with $320 billion lost in exports in the first five months […]
August 25, 2020

The Latest: UN says tourism impact of pandemic devastating

UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations chief says the tourist industry has been devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic, with $320 billion lost in exports in […]
August 25, 2020

Kenosha delayed body cameras for years before Blake shooting

IOWA CITY, Iowa — City and law enforcement leaders in Kenosha, Wisconsin, unanimously endorsed the use of body cameras in 2017 as a way to […]
August 25, 2020

COVID-19 plasma therapy, backed by Mayo research, will reach more patients

More COVID-19 patients are expected to receive convalescent plasma therapy since the Trump administration issued an emergency authorization Sunday, backed by research from the Mayo […]
August 25, 2020

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's fiction on health care, voting fraud

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump made a dizzying array of misleading claims about voting fraud and falsely asserted that he was the one who ensured […]