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City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...] Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...] Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Gov. Andrew Cuomo warned Wednesday that some out-of-state travelers to New York might be pulled over by police to enforce a quarantine. Read full article: Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-...→

The Des Plaines River Trail is a real slice of nature in the big city

The Des Plaines River Trail is a real slice of nature in the big city

This 58.6-mile forest-preserve trail gives urban cyclists a much-needed taste of the wilderness. Read full article: The Des Plaines River Trail is a real sl...→

Private consultants are helping city, state draft reopening rules

Behind the scenes, Bain, Boston Consulting staffers are managing much of the process of deciding to reopen business. Read full article: Private consultants are helping city, st...→

Oakland: City removes nooses found at Lake Merritt park

Oakland: City removes nooses found at Lake Merritt park

City officials announced plans for swift action Wednesday after reports of nooses seen in a park at Lake Merritt began spreading on social media. Read full article: Oakland: City removes nooses found at La...→

Chula Vista’s State of the City Address Goes Virtual

Chula Vista’s State of the City Address Goes Virtual

The State of the City Address will be streamed live on the city’s website, Cox cable channel 24, and AT&T channel 99 at 6 p.m. Read full article: Chula Vista’s State of the City Address ...→

Seattle police union chief says his city is 'closest I've ever seen' to being 'lawless state'

Seattle police union chief says his city is 'closest I've ever seen' to being 'lawless state'

Seattle Police Officers Guild President Michael Solan told "Outnumbered Overtime" Friday that the city is now the "closest I've ever seen ...  to becoming a la [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief says his city...→

Ocean City leaders vow to put a stop to violence after video of boardwalk brawl | WTOP

Leaders in Ocean City, Maryland, are working to come up with solutions to a spike in violence after video of a boardwalk brawl surfaced online. Read full article: Ocean City leaders vow to put a stop to ...→

After 18 fatal police shootings in past decade, California city faces state review

After 18 fatal police shootings in past decade, California city faces state review

City leaders in Vallejo, a Bay Area community of 122,000, ratified an agreement Tuesday night allowing the state DOJ to review and reform its embattled police [...] Read full article: After 18 fatal police shootings in past ...→

Owner of vehicle at scene of White Bear Lake shooting of man and his 5-year-old daughter may have been ‘lying in wait,’ officials say

Law enforcement officials believe the individuals involved in the non-fatal shooting of a father and his 5-year-old daughter at a boat launch in White Bear Lak [...] Read full article: Owner of vehicle at scene of White Bear ...→

State officials look at reopening as new day for transit, but city slow to deliver its end - amNewYork

As Governor Andrew Cuomo made the display of putting his own skin on the line by rolling into Grand Central Terminal on the subway on the first day of New Read full article: State officials look at reopening as new...→

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

A Michigan judge has blocked efforts by the state’s attorney general to continue trying to hold a local barber in contempt of court, over the businessman’s ref [...] Read full article: Michigan judge orders state to stop tryi...→

With thousands returning to work, New York City and state at stalemate on mass transit plans

With thousands returning to work, New York City and state at stalemate on mass transit plans

The city and the authority can't agree on how to enforce social distancing, with the MTA essentially saying it's too hard to even try. Read full article: With thousands returning to work, New Yo...→

State lawmakers, city council members introduce legislation to ban use of tear gas by law enforcement following protests

State lawmakers, city council members introduce legislation to ban use of tear gas by law enforcement following protests

Several state lawmakers and city council members from across the U.S. have proposed legislation to ban the use of tear gas by law enforcement, following mass p [...] Read full article: State lawmakers, city council members in...→

Asteroid possibly as big as Empire State Building to zoom past Earth | WTOP

NASA is monitoring an asteroid that may be as large as the Empire State Building, expected to pass Earth on Saturday, June 6. Read full article: Asteroid possibly as big as Empire State...→

Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chasing history for big coho and big Chinook in Illinois waters

Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chasing history for big coho and big Chinook in Illinois waters

Once again it looks like a season on southern Lake Michigan where Illinois’ seemingly unassailable records for coho and Chinook may be within reach. Read full article: Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chas...→

VIDEO: Hundreds Attend

VIDEO: Hundreds Attend "Blue Rally" to Thank Police in Salt Lake City

Nearly 300 people gathered to show support for law enforcement officers and their families in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday. Read full article: VIDEO: Hundreds Attend "Blue Rally" to T...→

Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' From State Name In City Docs

Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' From State Name In City Docs

Providence's mayor ordered the word "plantations" scrubbed from Rhode Island's official state name on official city documents. Read full article: Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' ...→

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

The City of Chicago and the State of Illinois say they are protecting renters who were financially crushed by the coronavirus shutdown – but some say it’s not [...] Read full article: City, State Measures To Protect Tenants ...→

Utah man charged as eighth suspect in destruction of police car torched at Salt Lake City protest

Utah man charged as eighth suspect in destruction of police car torched at Salt Lake City protest

An eighth suspect has been charged in the destruction of a Salt Lake City police car that was flipped over and set on fire during a protest last month sparked [...] Read full article: Utah man charged as eighth suspect in de...→

Vallejo police union files suit to stop city from naming officer who shot Sean Monterrosa

Vallejo police union files suit to stop city from naming officer who shot Sean Monterrosa

Vallejo police union files restraining order to keep hidden the name of the officers involved in the shooting death of Sean Monterrosa, 22. Read full article: Vallejo police union files suit to stop ...→

General Iron’s city violations won’t be a factor in whether it gets new permit, state says

General Iron’s city violations won’t be a factor in whether it gets new permit, state says

The Illinois EPA says it can’t consider the metal shredder’s citations in Lincoln Park when determining whether it can operate on the Southeast Side. Read full article: General Iron’s city violations won’t be ...→

Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From City, State On When And Whether They Can Hold Events At McCormick Place

Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From City, State On When And Whether They Can Hold Events At McCormick Place

McCormick Place typically generates nearly $2 billion a year to Chicago's economy. The CBS 2 Investigators reached out to every single event planned there betw [...] Read full article: Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From ...→

Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement With State DOJ To Reform Police Department

Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement With State DOJ To Reform Police Department

The Vallejo City Council approved an agreement with the state Department of Justice to collaboratively reform the Vallejo Police Department's policies and prac [...] Read full article: Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement ...→

3 big California city police departments suspend use of carotid restraint — technique has been questioned after George Floyd’s death

3 big California city police departments suspend use of carotid restraint — technique has been questioned after George Floyd’s death

The changes come amidst a wave of outrage and mass protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis, and follows calls from Gov. Newsom to end the p [...] Read full article: 3 big California city police departments...→

'A big test': Hard-hit New York City begins reopening

'A big test': Hard-hit New York City begins reopening

After three gloomy months and 21,000 deaths that made it the nation's most lethal hot spot, New York City slowly began reopening Monday in the biggest test yet [...] Read full article: 'A big test': Hard-hit New York City beg...→

More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months Than During Recession

More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months Than During Recession

In the past two months, states and cities have cut more jobs than they did after the last recession. Read full article: More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months...→

Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt Lake City protesters charged with assault

Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt Lake City protesters charged with assault

In a viral video, McCormick can be heard saying "I'm an American. All lives matter," as he loads his bow and pointed it at protesters. Read full article: Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt La...→

Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen for this summer, experts warn

Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen for this summer, experts warn

A spike in big-city shootings in recent days has some worrying that a turbulent mix of the coronavirus pandemic, nationwide protests and record gun sales could [...] Read full article: Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen f...→

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

The coronavirus is hitting agricultural Yakima County, Washington, hard, with cases surging far faster than elsewhere in the state Read full article: Virus is taking big toll on farm county ...→

Wildlife officers relocate young bear that wandered into Commerce City

Wildlife officers relocate young bear that wandered into Commerce City

A young male bear was relocated after it had wandered into Commerce City overnight Friday. Wildlife officers with Colorado Parks and Wildlife tranquilized the [...] Read full article: Wildlife officers relocate young bear th...→

Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4th fireworks show

Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4th fireworks show

For those not comfortable watching in person, the fireworks show will be livestreamed on multiple platforms. Read full article: Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4t...→

City councilors want Boston Police Department to limit use of tear gas, stop using rubber bullets

City councilors want Boston Police Department to limit use of tear gas, stop using rubber bullets

BOSTON (WHDH) - The Boston City Council on Wednesday discussed sweeping changes that could be adopted by the Boston Police Department, including limiting the u [...] Read full article: City councilors want Boston Police Depar...→

Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Fireworks, Socially-Distant Fun During Pandemic

Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Fireworks, Socially-Distant Fun During Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic forced many events to cancel, but as Gov. Tim Walz eased restrictions last week, one town northwest of the metro quickly organized a cele [...] Read full article: Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Firew...→

Authorities recover two bodies from Lake Pueblo State Park

Authorities recover two bodies from Lake Pueblo State Park

Two bodies were recovered Friday from Lake Pueblo State Park after two swimmers were reported missing.   Read full article: Authorities recover two bodies from Lake...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Earliest City Could Move To Green Phase Is June 26 As Tri-State Continues Reopening

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Earliest City Could Move To Green Phase Is June 26 As Tri-State Continues Reopening

Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware all continue to see a reduction in cases and are headed into different phases of reopening.  Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Ea...→

Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake Elmo history, to be developed for homes if city council OKs proposal

Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake Elmo history, to be developed for homes if city council OKs proposal

Schiltgen Farms — a sprawling piece of Lake Elmo’s history — is coming to an end. The developers of the 123-acre property want to build 318 homes on the land, [...] Read full article: Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake El...→

Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at White Bear Lake boat launch, sheriff’s office says

Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at White Bear Lake boat launch, sheriff’s office says

A man and his 5-year-old daughter were shot at a White Bear Lake boat launch Monday afternoon, said authorities, who were continuing to investigate the circums [...] Read full article: Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at Whit...→

Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Coronavirus Case Count; State Total Reaches Nearly 64,000

Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Coronavirus Case Count; State Total Reaches Nearly 64,000

Florida’s tally of positive coronavirus cases has had a daily increase of more than 1,000 new cases every day for five consecutive days, with an additional 1,1 [...] Read full article: Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Co...→

The Latest: Salt Lake City man with bow and arrow arrested

- ACLU files lawsuit against Trump administration regarding removal of protesters.... SALT LAKE CITY -- A man captured on video aiming a bow and arrow at prote [...] Read full article: The Latest: Salt Lake City man with bow ...→

President Trump said Monday that he would deploy the military if a state or city [...]

President Trump said Monday that he would deploy the military if a state or city refuses to take action to defend its residents, referencing the Insurrection A [...] Read full article: President Trump said Monday that he woul...→

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Gov. Andrew Cuomo warned Wednesday that some out-of-state travelers to New York might be pulled over by police to enforce a quarantine. Read full article: Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-...→

Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen for this summer, experts warn

Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen for this summer, experts warn

A spike in big-city shootings in recent days has some worrying that a turbulent mix of the coronavirus pandemic, nationwide protests and record gun sales could [...] Read full article: Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen f...→

The Des Plaines River Trail is a real slice of nature in the big city

The Des Plaines River Trail is a real slice of nature in the big city

This 58.6-mile forest-preserve trail gives urban cyclists a much-needed taste of the wilderness. Read full article: The Des Plaines River Trail is a real sl...→

Wildlife officers relocate young bear that wandered into Commerce City

Wildlife officers relocate young bear that wandered into Commerce City

A young male bear was relocated after it had wandered into Commerce City overnight Friday. Wildlife officers with Colorado Parks and Wildlife tranquilized the [...] Read full article: Wildlife officers relocate young bear th...→

Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' From State Name In City Docs

Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' From State Name In City Docs

Providence's mayor ordered the word "plantations" scrubbed from Rhode Island's official state name on official city documents. Read full article: Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' ...→

Private consultants are helping city, state draft reopening rules

Behind the scenes, Bain, Boston Consulting staffers are managing much of the process of deciding to reopen business. Read full article: Private consultants are helping city, st...→

City councilors want Boston Police Department to limit use of tear gas, stop using rubber bullets

City councilors want Boston Police Department to limit use of tear gas, stop using rubber bullets

BOSTON (WHDH) - The Boston City Council on Wednesday discussed sweeping changes that could be adopted by the Boston Police Department, including limiting the u [...] Read full article: City councilors want Boston Police Depar...→

Utah man charged as eighth suspect in destruction of police car torched at Salt Lake City protest

Utah man charged as eighth suspect in destruction of police car torched at Salt Lake City protest

An eighth suspect has been charged in the destruction of a Salt Lake City police car that was flipped over and set on fire during a protest last month sparked [...] Read full article: Utah man charged as eighth suspect in de...→

Chula Vista’s State of the City Address Goes Virtual

Chula Vista’s State of the City Address Goes Virtual

The State of the City Address will be streamed live on the city’s website, Cox cable channel 24, and AT&T channel 99 at 6 p.m. Read full article: Chula Vista’s State of the City Address ...→

Authorities recover two bodies from Lake Pueblo State Park

Authorities recover two bodies from Lake Pueblo State Park

Two bodies were recovered Friday from Lake Pueblo State Park after two swimmers were reported missing.   Read full article: Authorities recover two bodies from Lake...→

General Iron’s city violations won’t be a factor in whether it gets new permit, state says

General Iron’s city violations won’t be a factor in whether it gets new permit, state says

The Illinois EPA says it can’t consider the metal shredder’s citations in Lincoln Park when determining whether it can operate on the Southeast Side. Read full article: General Iron’s city violations won’t be ...→

Ocean City leaders vow to put a stop to violence after video of boardwalk brawl | WTOP

Leaders in Ocean City, Maryland, are working to come up with solutions to a spike in violence after video of a boardwalk brawl surfaced online. Read full article: Ocean City leaders vow to put a stop to ...→

Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake Elmo history, to be developed for homes if city council OKs proposal

Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake Elmo history, to be developed for homes if city council OKs proposal

Schiltgen Farms — a sprawling piece of Lake Elmo’s history — is coming to an end. The developers of the 123-acre property want to build 318 homes on the land, [...] Read full article: Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake El...→

Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement With State DOJ To Reform Police Department

Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement With State DOJ To Reform Police Department

The Vallejo City Council approved an agreement with the state Department of Justice to collaboratively reform the Vallejo Police Department's policies and prac [...] Read full article: Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement ...→

Owner of vehicle at scene of White Bear Lake shooting of man and his 5-year-old daughter may have been ‘lying in wait,’ officials say

Law enforcement officials believe the individuals involved in the non-fatal shooting of a father and his 5-year-old daughter at a boat launch in White Bear Lak [...] Read full article: Owner of vehicle at scene of White Bear ...→

Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at White Bear Lake boat launch, sheriff’s office says

Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at White Bear Lake boat launch, sheriff’s office says

A man and his 5-year-old daughter were shot at a White Bear Lake boat launch Monday afternoon, said authorities, who were continuing to investigate the circums [...] Read full article: Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at Whit...→

'A big test': Hard-hit New York City begins reopening

'A big test': Hard-hit New York City begins reopening

After three gloomy months and 21,000 deaths that made it the nation's most lethal hot spot, New York City slowly began reopening Monday in the biggest test yet [...] Read full article: 'A big test': Hard-hit New York City beg...→

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

A Michigan judge has blocked efforts by the state’s attorney general to continue trying to hold a local barber in contempt of court, over the businessman’s ref [...] Read full article: Michigan judge orders state to stop tryi...→

Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Coronavirus Case Count; State Total Reaches Nearly 64,000

Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Coronavirus Case Count; State Total Reaches Nearly 64,000

Florida’s tally of positive coronavirus cases has had a daily increase of more than 1,000 new cases every day for five consecutive days, with an additional 1,1 [...] Read full article: Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Co...→

More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months Than During Recession

More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months Than During Recession

In the past two months, states and cities have cut more jobs than they did after the last recession. Read full article: More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months...→

State lawmakers, city council members introduce legislation to ban use of tear gas by law enforcement following protests

State lawmakers, city council members introduce legislation to ban use of tear gas by law enforcement following protests

Several state lawmakers and city council members from across the U.S. have proposed legislation to ban the use of tear gas by law enforcement, following mass p [...] Read full article: State lawmakers, city council members in...→

The Latest: Salt Lake City man with bow and arrow arrested

- ACLU files lawsuit against Trump administration regarding removal of protesters.... SALT LAKE CITY -- A man captured on video aiming a bow and arrow at prote [...] Read full article: The Latest: Salt Lake City man with bow ...→

Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chasing history for big coho and big Chinook in Illinois waters

Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chasing history for big coho and big Chinook in Illinois waters

Once again it looks like a season on southern Lake Michigan where Illinois’ seemingly unassailable records for coho and Chinook may be within reach. Read full article: Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chas...→

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

The coronavirus is hitting agricultural Yakima County, Washington, hard, with cases surging far faster than elsewhere in the state Read full article: Virus is taking big toll on farm county ...→

VIDEO: Hundreds Attend

VIDEO: Hundreds Attend "Blue Rally" to Thank Police in Salt Lake City

Nearly 300 people gathered to show support for law enforcement officers and their families in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday. Read full article: VIDEO: Hundreds Attend "Blue Rally" to T...→

Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4th fireworks show

Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4th fireworks show

For those not comfortable watching in person, the fireworks show will be livestreamed on multiple platforms. Read full article: Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4t...→

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

The City of Chicago and the State of Illinois say they are protecting renters who were financially crushed by the coronavirus shutdown – but some say it’s not [...] Read full article: City, State Measures To Protect Tenants ...→

Oakland: City removes nooses found at Lake Merritt park

Oakland: City removes nooses found at Lake Merritt park

City officials announced plans for swift action Wednesday after reports of nooses seen in a park at Lake Merritt began spreading on social media. Read full article: Oakland: City removes nooses found at La...→

Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Fireworks, Socially-Distant Fun During Pandemic

Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Fireworks, Socially-Distant Fun During Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic forced many events to cancel, but as Gov. Tim Walz eased restrictions last week, one town northwest of the metro quickly organized a cele [...] Read full article: Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Firew...→

Vallejo police union files suit to stop city from naming officer who shot Sean Monterrosa

Vallejo police union files suit to stop city from naming officer who shot Sean Monterrosa

Vallejo police union files restraining order to keep hidden the name of the officers involved in the shooting death of Sean Monterrosa, 22. Read full article: Vallejo police union files suit to stop ...→

Seattle police union chief says his city is 'closest I've ever seen' to being 'lawless state'

Seattle police union chief says his city is 'closest I've ever seen' to being 'lawless state'

Seattle Police Officers Guild President Michael Solan told "Outnumbered Overtime" Friday that the city is now the "closest I've ever seen ...  to becoming a la [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief says his city...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Earliest City Could Move To Green Phase Is June 26 As Tri-State Continues Reopening

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Earliest City Could Move To Green Phase Is June 26 As Tri-State Continues Reopening

Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware all continue to see a reduction in cases and are headed into different phases of reopening.  Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Ea...→

Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From City, State On When And Whether They Can Hold Events At McCormick Place

Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From City, State On When And Whether They Can Hold Events At McCormick Place

McCormick Place typically generates nearly $2 billion a year to Chicago's economy. The CBS 2 Investigators reached out to every single event planned there betw [...] Read full article: Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From ...→

After 18 fatal police shootings in past decade, California city faces state review

After 18 fatal police shootings in past decade, California city faces state review

City leaders in Vallejo, a Bay Area community of 122,000, ratified an agreement Tuesday night allowing the state DOJ to review and reform its embattled police [...] Read full article: After 18 fatal police shootings in past ...→

3 big California city police departments suspend use of carotid restraint — technique has been questioned after George Floyd’s death

3 big California city police departments suspend use of carotid restraint — technique has been questioned after George Floyd’s death

The changes come amidst a wave of outrage and mass protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis, and follows calls from Gov. Newsom to end the p [...] Read full article: 3 big California city police departments...→

State officials look at reopening as new day for transit, but city slow to deliver its end - amNewYork

As Governor Andrew Cuomo made the display of putting his own skin on the line by rolling into Grand Central Terminal on the subway on the first day of New Read full article: State officials look at reopening as new...→

With thousands returning to work, New York City and state at stalemate on mass transit plans

With thousands returning to work, New York City and state at stalemate on mass transit plans

The city and the authority can't agree on how to enforce social distancing, with the MTA essentially saying it's too hard to even try. Read full article: With thousands returning to work, New Yo...→

Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt Lake City protesters charged with assault

Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt Lake City protesters charged with assault

In a viral video, McCormick can be heard saying "I'm an American. All lives matter," as he loads his bow and pointed it at protesters. Read full article: Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt La...→

Asteroid possibly as big as Empire State Building to zoom past Earth | WTOP

NASA is monitoring an asteroid that may be as large as the Empire State Building, expected to pass Earth on Saturday, June 6. Read full article: Asteroid possibly as big as Empire State...→

President Trump said Monday that he would deploy the military if a state or city [...]

President Trump said Monday that he would deploy the military if a state or city refuses to take action to defend its residents, referencing the Insurrection A [...] Read full article: President Trump said Monday that he woul...→

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Gov. Andrew Cuomo warned Wednesday that some out-of-state travelers to New York might be pulled over by police to enforce a quarantine. Read full article: Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-...→

Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chasing history for big coho and big Chinook in Illinois waters

Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chasing history for big coho and big Chinook in Illinois waters

Once again it looks like a season on southern Lake Michigan where Illinois’ seemingly unassailable records for coho and Chinook may be within reach. Read full article: Lake Michigan big fish: A season of chas...→

Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen for this summer, experts warn

Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen for this summer, experts warn

A spike in big-city shootings in recent days has some worrying that a turbulent mix of the coronavirus pandemic, nationwide protests and record gun sales could [...] Read full article: Spike in big-city shootings a bad omen f...→

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

Virus is taking big toll on farm county in Washington state

The coronavirus is hitting agricultural Yakima County, Washington, hard, with cases surging far faster than elsewhere in the state Read full article: Virus is taking big toll on farm county ...→

The Des Plaines River Trail is a real slice of nature in the big city

The Des Plaines River Trail is a real slice of nature in the big city

This 58.6-mile forest-preserve trail gives urban cyclists a much-needed taste of the wilderness. Read full article: The Des Plaines River Trail is a real sl...→

VIDEO: Hundreds Attend

VIDEO: Hundreds Attend "Blue Rally" to Thank Police in Salt Lake City

Nearly 300 people gathered to show support for law enforcement officers and their families in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday. Read full article: VIDEO: Hundreds Attend "Blue Rally" to T...→

Wildlife officers relocate young bear that wandered into Commerce City

Wildlife officers relocate young bear that wandered into Commerce City

A young male bear was relocated after it had wandered into Commerce City overnight Friday. Wildlife officers with Colorado Parks and Wildlife tranquilized the [...] Read full article: Wildlife officers relocate young bear th...→

Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' From State Name In City Docs

Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' From State Name In City Docs

Providence's mayor ordered the word "plantations" scrubbed from Rhode Island's official state name on official city documents. Read full article: Providence Mayor Removing 'Plantations' ...→

Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4th fireworks show

Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4th fireworks show

For those not comfortable watching in person, the fireworks show will be livestreamed on multiple platforms. Read full article: Big Bear Lake moves forward with July 4t...→

Private consultants are helping city, state draft reopening rules

Behind the scenes, Bain, Boston Consulting staffers are managing much of the process of deciding to reopen business. Read full article: Private consultants are helping city, st...→

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

City, State Measures To Protect Tenants Affected By Pandemic From Evictions Are Insufficient, Advocates Say

The City of Chicago and the State of Illinois say they are protecting renters who were financially crushed by the coronavirus shutdown – but some say it’s not [...] Read full article: City, State Measures To Protect Tenants ...→

City councilors want Boston Police Department to limit use of tear gas, stop using rubber bullets

City councilors want Boston Police Department to limit use of tear gas, stop using rubber bullets

BOSTON (WHDH) - The Boston City Council on Wednesday discussed sweeping changes that could be adopted by the Boston Police Department, including limiting the u [...] Read full article: City councilors want Boston Police Depar...→

Oakland: City removes nooses found at Lake Merritt park

Oakland: City removes nooses found at Lake Merritt park

City officials announced plans for swift action Wednesday after reports of nooses seen in a park at Lake Merritt began spreading on social media. Read full article: Oakland: City removes nooses found at La...→

Utah man charged as eighth suspect in destruction of police car torched at Salt Lake City protest

Utah man charged as eighth suspect in destruction of police car torched at Salt Lake City protest

An eighth suspect has been charged in the destruction of a Salt Lake City police car that was flipped over and set on fire during a protest last month sparked [...] Read full article: Utah man charged as eighth suspect in de...→

Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Fireworks, Socially-Distant Fun During Pandemic

Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Fireworks, Socially-Distant Fun During Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic forced many events to cancel, but as Gov. Tim Walz eased restrictions last week, one town northwest of the metro quickly organized a cele [...] Read full article: Big Lake Freedom Festival To Bring Firew...→

Chula Vista’s State of the City Address Goes Virtual

Chula Vista’s State of the City Address Goes Virtual

The State of the City Address will be streamed live on the city’s website, Cox cable channel 24, and AT&T channel 99 at 6 p.m. Read full article: Chula Vista’s State of the City Address ...→

Vallejo police union files suit to stop city from naming officer who shot Sean Monterrosa

Vallejo police union files suit to stop city from naming officer who shot Sean Monterrosa

Vallejo police union files restraining order to keep hidden the name of the officers involved in the shooting death of Sean Monterrosa, 22. Read full article: Vallejo police union files suit to stop ...→

Authorities recover two bodies from Lake Pueblo State Park

Authorities recover two bodies from Lake Pueblo State Park

Two bodies were recovered Friday from Lake Pueblo State Park after two swimmers were reported missing.   Read full article: Authorities recover two bodies from Lake...→

Seattle police union chief says his city is 'closest I've ever seen' to being 'lawless state'

Seattle police union chief says his city is 'closest I've ever seen' to being 'lawless state'

Seattle Police Officers Guild President Michael Solan told "Outnumbered Overtime" Friday that the city is now the "closest I've ever seen ...  to becoming a la [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief says his city...→

General Iron’s city violations won’t be a factor in whether it gets new permit, state says

General Iron’s city violations won’t be a factor in whether it gets new permit, state says

The Illinois EPA says it can’t consider the metal shredder’s citations in Lincoln Park when determining whether it can operate on the Southeast Side. Read full article: General Iron’s city violations won’t be ...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Earliest City Could Move To Green Phase Is June 26 As Tri-State Continues Reopening

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Earliest City Could Move To Green Phase Is June 26 As Tri-State Continues Reopening

Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware all continue to see a reduction in cases and are headed into different phases of reopening.  Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Says Ea...→

Ocean City leaders vow to put a stop to violence after video of boardwalk brawl | WTOP

Leaders in Ocean City, Maryland, are working to come up with solutions to a spike in violence after video of a boardwalk brawl surfaced online. Read full article: Ocean City leaders vow to put a stop to ...→

Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From City, State On When And Whether They Can Hold Events At McCormick Place

Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From City, State On When And Whether They Can Hold Events At McCormick Place

McCormick Place typically generates nearly $2 billion a year to Chicago's economy. The CBS 2 Investigators reached out to every single event planned there betw [...] Read full article: Trade Show Organizers Want Answers From ...→

Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake Elmo history, to be developed for homes if city council OKs proposal

Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake Elmo history, to be developed for homes if city council OKs proposal

Schiltgen Farms — a sprawling piece of Lake Elmo’s history — is coming to an end. The developers of the 123-acre property want to build 318 homes on the land, [...] Read full article: Schiltgen Farms, iconic piece of Lake El...→

After 18 fatal police shootings in past decade, California city faces state review

After 18 fatal police shootings in past decade, California city faces state review

City leaders in Vallejo, a Bay Area community of 122,000, ratified an agreement Tuesday night allowing the state DOJ to review and reform its embattled police [...] Read full article: After 18 fatal police shootings in past ...→

Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement With State DOJ To Reform Police Department

Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement With State DOJ To Reform Police Department

The Vallejo City Council approved an agreement with the state Department of Justice to collaboratively reform the Vallejo Police Department's policies and prac [...] Read full article: Vallejo City Council Approves Agreement ...→

Owner of vehicle at scene of White Bear Lake shooting of man and his 5-year-old daughter may have been ‘lying in wait,’ officials say

Law enforcement officials believe the individuals involved in the non-fatal shooting of a father and his 5-year-old daughter at a boat launch in White Bear Lak [...] Read full article: Owner of vehicle at scene of White Bear ...→

3 big California city police departments suspend use of carotid restraint — technique has been questioned after George Floyd’s death

3 big California city police departments suspend use of carotid restraint — technique has been questioned after George Floyd’s death

The changes come amidst a wave of outrage and mass protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis, and follows calls from Gov. Newsom to end the p [...] Read full article: 3 big California city police departments...→

Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at White Bear Lake boat launch, sheriff’s office says

Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at White Bear Lake boat launch, sheriff’s office says

A man and his 5-year-old daughter were shot at a White Bear Lake boat launch Monday afternoon, said authorities, who were continuing to investigate the circums [...] Read full article: Man and 5-year-old daughter shot at Whit...→

State officials look at reopening as new day for transit, but city slow to deliver its end - amNewYork

As Governor Andrew Cuomo made the display of putting his own skin on the line by rolling into Grand Central Terminal on the subway on the first day of New Read full article: State officials look at reopening as new...→

'A big test': Hard-hit New York City begins reopening

'A big test': Hard-hit New York City begins reopening

After three gloomy months and 21,000 deaths that made it the nation's most lethal hot spot, New York City slowly began reopening Monday in the biggest test yet [...] Read full article: 'A big test': Hard-hit New York City beg...→

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

A Michigan judge has blocked efforts by the state’s attorney general to continue trying to hold a local barber in contempt of court, over the businessman’s ref [...] Read full article: Michigan judge orders state to stop tryi...→

Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Coronavirus Case Count; State Total Reaches Nearly 64,000

Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Coronavirus Case Count; State Total Reaches Nearly 64,000

Florida’s tally of positive coronavirus cases has had a daily increase of more than 1,000 new cases every day for five consecutive days, with an additional 1,1 [...] Read full article: Florida Continues To See Big Jumps in Co...→

With thousands returning to work, New York City and state at stalemate on mass transit plans

With thousands returning to work, New York City and state at stalemate on mass transit plans

The city and the authority can't agree on how to enforce social distancing, with the MTA essentially saying it's too hard to even try. Read full article: With thousands returning to work, New Yo...→

More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months Than During Recession

More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months Than During Recession

In the past two months, states and cities have cut more jobs than they did after the last recession. Read full article: More State, City Jobs Lost in Two Months...→

State lawmakers, city council members introduce legislation to ban use of tear gas by law enforcement following protests

State lawmakers, city council members introduce legislation to ban use of tear gas by law enforcement following protests

Several state lawmakers and city council members from across the U.S. have proposed legislation to ban the use of tear gas by law enforcement, following mass p [...] Read full article: State lawmakers, city council members in...→

Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt Lake City protesters charged with assault

Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt Lake City protesters charged with assault

In a viral video, McCormick can be heard saying "I'm an American. All lives matter," as he loads his bow and pointed it at protesters. Read full article: Man who pointed bow and arrow at Salt La...→

The Latest: Salt Lake City man with bow and arrow arrested

- ACLU files lawsuit against Trump administration regarding removal of protesters.... SALT LAKE CITY -- A man captured on video aiming a bow and arrow at prote [...] Read full article: The Latest: Salt Lake City man with bow ...→

Asteroid possibly as big as Empire State Building to zoom past Earth | WTOP

NASA is monitoring an asteroid that may be as large as the Empire State Building, expected to pass Earth on Saturday, June 6. Read full article: Asteroid possibly as big as Empire State...→

President Trump said Monday that he would deploy the military if a state or city [...]

President Trump said Monday that he would deploy the military if a state or city refuses to take action to defend its residents, referencing the Insurrection A [...] Read full article: President Trump said Monday that he woul...→