Saudi king's rare address to UN showcases monarch…

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman made a rare address to the U.N. General Assembly, becoming only the second Saudi monarch to do so

There's Been an Indictment in Breonna Taylor Case

After 118 days of protests in Louisville over the death of Breonna Taylor at the hands of police, a grand jury indictment: Officer Brett Hankison will be charged with three counts of wanton endangerment, though the charges do not appear to be related directly to Taylor's death. The Courier-Journal reports...

Fall foliage vibrantly stands out in Colorado

Beautiful fall foliage was spotted in Keystone Gulch, Colorado, on Sept. 22 — the first official day of fall. The leaves were a vibrant yellow color, which popped against the surrounding landscape.

Carole Baskin of 'Tiger King' fame sued for…

Carole Baskin of “Tiger King” fame is being sued for defamation by a former assistant

UGA Frat Suspended After Racist Group Chat Emerges

A fraternity at the University of Georgia suspended itself after racist messages from a group chat were shared online. Screenshots of the messages were shared Saturday by junior Arianna Mbunwe, who started receiving tips about wrongdoing after mocking fellow students' coronavirus practices on Twitter, per the New York Times . Mbunwe,...

One officer indicted in Breonna Taylor case

A grand jury has indicted a fired Kentucky police officer on criminal charges in the Breonna Taylor case — but not for her death. Brett Hankison was charged Wednesday with three counts of wanton endangerment. (Sept. 23)

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Judge: Eric Trump must testify in NY probe before…

A judge ruled Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s son Eric Trump must testify in a New York investigation into the family’s businesses before the November election

Big Brand on Packaging Change: 'The Time Is Right'

Following in the steps of Aunt Jemima and Land O'Lakes , another major brand is about to experience an overhaul. This time around, it's Uncle Ben's rice, which is getting a new name and dropping the picture that has long appeared on the product's packaging. The updated moniker, per CBS News...

Residents wade through water as flooding strikes…

Cars were stranded and residents had to wade through deep water after heavy rain caused flooding in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sept. 22. The deluge forced multiple road closures in the area.

Wife of Missouri governor tests positive for…

The wife of Republican Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has tested positive for the coronavirus after experiencing mild symptoms

Family of Gunned-Down Protester Reacts to Suspect…

Rather than face a manslaughter charge in the shooting death of Black protester James Scurlock, white Nebraska bar owner Jake Gardner apparently took his own life over the weekend. But while one of Gardner's attorneys called it an "extremely sad day," Scurlock's family doesn't feel quite the same way. "Are...

Mourners line up to pay respects to Ginsburg

The casket of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been moved to the top of the Supreme Court’s marble steps so the public can pay respect. (Sept. 23)

Lebanon asks world's help 'trying to rise from…

Lebanon’s president is calling for the international community’s support to rebuild the country’s main port and destroyed neighborhoods after last month’s catastrophic explosion that decimated the facility

One of These Men Nabs Time 'Most Influential…

President Trump will not like this : Dr. Anthony Fauci of the White House Coronavirus Task Force graces the cover of Time magazine as one of the year's 100 most influential people . (There will be eight worldwide covers in all, per Entertainment Weekly .) President Trump also made the list, revealed...

Beta's rain continues to inundate southern US

The threat for flooding remains high across the South as what's left of Beta tracks slowly through the region.

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Americans load up on candy, trick or treat - or…

Americans may not know if trick or treating will happen this year because of the pandemic, but they’re buying a lot of Halloween candy while they wait to find out

Poison Letter Suspect Enters Her Plea

The Canadian woman who allegedly mailed a toxic letter to the White House has been charged with threatening the US president, CTV News reports. Pascale Ferrier, 53, of Quebec appeared in a Buffalo, New York, courtroom Tuesday to plead not guilty. Ferrier, who is accused of sending envelopes containing the...

World leaders warn against 'vaccine hoarding'

Concerns about shortages of an effective coronavirus vaccine has led world leaders to plea for widespread distribution when it is ready. The warnings against 'vaccine hoarding" came during this year's virtual United Nations General Assembly. (Sept. 23)

Disney delays 'Black Widow,' Spielberg's 'West…

The Walt Disney Co. has further postponed its next mega-movies from Marvel, including “Black Widow,” while also postponing Steven Spielberg’s “West Side Story” a full year in the company’s latest recalibration due to the pandemic

Trump: 200K Death Toll Is 'a Shame'

President Trump offered his thoughts Tuesday on the US reaching the grim milestone of 200,000 coronavirus-related deaths, calling it "a shame" in an appearance at the White House, the AP reports. “Well, I think it's a shame," he said in response to a reporter's question about the number, per...

Fire-dousing rain arrives in Northwest

The heavy rain will be a welcome sight for many, but it could also lead to troublesome flooding.

California moves to end sales of new gas-powered…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says the state will halt sales of new gasoline-powered passenger cars and trucks by 2035

Bloomberg Helps Cover Fines So Florida Felons Can…

Earlier this month, a federal court made it harder for felons in Florida to vote by upholding a law that stipulates they must first pay any outstanding fees or fines on their record. Now billionaire Michael Bloomberg is trying to make sure they can get to the polls after all....

COVID vaccine tested, experts say no corners cut

An international study of a COVID-19 vaccine that aims to work with just one dose is getting underway as top U.S. health officials sought Wednesday to assure a skeptical Congress and public that they can trust any shots the government approves. (Sept. 23)

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Beta continues slow trek, bringing rain to…

A weakened Beta is continuing its slow trek across several Southern states, bringing rainfall to parts of Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi after having flooded homes and roadways in Texas

Romney's Decision All but Seals the Deal for…

Democrats' chances of stopping the confirmation of a Supreme Court nominee before Election Day all but disappeared on Tuesday with an announcement from Mitt Romney. The Utah Republican says he supports moving forward with President Trump's soon-to-be-announced nominee, reports Axios . Romney was seen as a possible "no" vote for Democrats,...

Stunning time-lapse captures clouds rolling…

A stunning time-lapse video shows clouds rolling through Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in the early morning hours on Sept. 22.