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 2020-11-25 21:55 

AP

Wisconsin coronavirus infections tick downward...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in Wisconsin continued to tick downward Wednesday, a rare bit of good news for health officials as they struggle to contain the......

 2020-11-25 21:55 

AP

Judge reduces prison sentence for former Alabama speaker...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A judge on Wednesday slashed former House Speaker Mike Hubbard's prison sentence from four years to 28 months, significantly reducing the time the once-powerful Republican......

 2020-11-25 21:49 

AP

Transfers lead No. 4 UVa to rout of Towson in Bubbleville...

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Trey Murphy III scored 21 points a day after learning he was cleared to play and fellow transfer Sam Hauser added 19 points as No. 4 Virginia opened the season Wednesday......

 2020-11-25 21:48 

UPI

Crock-Pot recalls nearly 1M pressure cookers due to burn risk...

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a recall of nearly 1 million Crock-Pot pressure cookers, saying the lids can potentially detach, presenting a burn risk to users....

 2020-11-25 21:47 

AP

Michigan car fee for unlimited medical coverage will drop...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan drivers who want unlimited personal injury protection benefits will pay $86 a vehicle starting next summer, down from $100 currently.The fee was mandatory for......

 2020-11-25 21:39 

AP

Unique Idaho salmon numbers rise, but extinction looms...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A unique population of salmon that for thousands of years has been reproducing in one of Idaho's wildest places experienced a small increase in adults returning to spawn this......

 2020-11-25 21:38 

AP

Delta won't furlough pilots; job cuts possible at Southwest...

DALLAS (AP) — Delta Air Lines on Wednesday dropped a threat to furlough more than 1,700 pilots after they ratified a cost-cutting agreement that the airline said was needed to help it cope with a......

 2020-11-25 21:38 

AP

A Thanksgiving Feast? Maybe Ravens-Steelers on Sunday...

What are we to make of the Thanksgiving Day schedule?First off, we get a rare meeting of the Texans and Lions, which wouldn't draw any headlines had it been played on another day. Sorry,......

 2020-11-25 21:38 

AP

UK judge refuses Depp permission to appeal libel ruling...

LONDON (AP) — A judge has refused Johnny Depp permission to appeal against a British court's ruling that he assaulted ex-wife Amber Heard.Earlier this month a High Court judge rejected......

 2020-11-25 21:32 

AP

Report: Deputies fired 34 rounds in killing of Black man...

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Deputies fired a total of 34 rounds at a 21-year-old Black man who died after being struck four times following an attempted drug arrest in Washington state, a newspaper......

 2020-11-25 21:28 

Reuters Canada

Toronto police identify person of interest in billionaire's murder...

Toronto police said on Wednesday they had identified a person of interest in the high-profile murders three years ago of a Canadian pharmaceutical billionaire couple but had not made an arrest....

 2020-11-25 21:20 

UPI

Canadian Army promotes polar bear to honorary master corporal...

The Canadian Army celebrated the fifth birthday of a beloved polar bear at the Toronto Zoo by giving the animal a promotion to honorary master corporal....

 2020-11-25 21:18 

AP

South Dakota officials: Holiday could undo virus progress...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota health officials warned Wednesday that the state's recent progress in slowing the COVID-19 infection rate could be undone by holiday gatherings.The......

 2020-11-25 21:11 

Reuters Canada

Canadian province of Saskatchewan cuts large store capacities due to COVID-19...

The Canadian province of Saskatchewan on Wednesday said it would restrict capacities of large stores and certain other public places as it aims to slow the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-11-25 21:09 

UPI

Canadian lottery winner was unaware of jackpot for over a month...

A Canadian man said he was completely unaware that he had won a lottery jackpot of more than $75,000 until he took a big stack of tickets into a store to scan over a month later....

 2020-11-25 21:06 

Reuters Canada

Wall Street banks slam lending proposal as 'unworkable' and 'political'...

Major U.S. banks on Wednesday pushed back on a proposal to bar them from snubbing controversial business sectors, such as oil and gas giants, in an unlikely turn of events that has pitched Wall Street against one of the Trump administration's industry...

 2020-11-25 20:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Germany to tighten mask-wearing rules, Merkel says...

Germany will make mask-wearing obligatory in all pedestrian high-traffic areas as well as in city centres, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday, adding that a lockdown imposed this month to slow the spread of COVID-19 may have to be extended into Ja...

 2020-11-25 20:58 

Reuters

Germany to tighten mask-wearing rules, Merkel says...

Germany will make mask-wearing obligatory in all pedestrian high-traffic areas as well as in city centres, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday, adding that a lockdown imposed this month to slow the spread of COVID-19 may have to be extended into Ja...

 2020-11-25 20:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Apax-led consortium drops out of auction for Italy's Cedacri: sources...

A consortium of buyout fund Apax and digital services firm Reply has dropped out of the auction process for Italian banking software firm Cedacri, two sources told Reuters, leaving three bidders vying for control of the 44-year old business....

 2020-11-25 20:57 

Reuters

Apax-led consortium drops out of auction for Italy's Cedacri: sources...

A consortium of buyout fund Apax and digital services firm Reply has dropped out of the auction process for Italian banking software firm Cedacri, two sources told Reuters, leaving three bidders vying for control of the 44-year old business....

 2020-11-25 20:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Germany's Merkel sees anti-virus measures in place into January...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed with leaders of Germany's 16 federal states to extend measures against the coronavirus until at least Dec. 20, she said, adding it was very likely that they would remain in place into January....

 2020-11-25 20:57 

Reuters

[ World ]

Germany's Merkel sees anti-virus measures in place into January...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed with leaders of Germany's 16 federal states to extend measures against the coronavirus until at least Dec. 20, she said, adding it was very likely that they would remain in place into January....

 2020-11-25 20:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Germany to extend partial lockdown until December 20: Merkel...

Germany will extend restrictive measures imposed early this month under a month-long...

 2020-11-25 20:57 

Reuters

[ World ]

Germany to extend partial lockdown until December 20: Merkel...

Germany will extend restrictive measures imposed early this month under a month-long...

 2020-11-25 20:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Biden will struggle to cut defense spending despite pressure...

President-elect Joe Biden will come under immense pressure from progressives in the Democratic party to cut the defense budget once he takes office in January....

 2020-11-25 20:57 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Biden will struggle to cut defense spending despite pressure...

President-elect Joe Biden will come under immense pressure from progressives in the Democratic party to cut the defense budget once he takes office in January....

 2020-11-25 20:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Apax-led consortium drops out of auction for Italy's Cedacri -sources...

A consortium of buyout fund Apax and digital services firm Reply has dropped out of the auction process for Italian banking software firm Cedacri, two sources told Reuters, leaving three bidders vying for control of the 44-year old business....

 2020-11-25 20:56 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Apax-led consortium drops out of auction for Italy's Cedacri -sources...

A consortium of buyout fund Apax and digital services firm Reply has dropped out of the auction process for Italian banking software firm Cedacri, two sources told Reuters, leaving three bidders vying for control of the 44-year old business....

 2020-11-25 20:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Wall Street banks slam lending proposal as 'unworkable' and 'political'...

Major U.S. banks on Wednesday pushed back on a proposal to bar them from snubbing controversial business sectors, such as oil and gas giants, in an unlikely turn of events that has pitched Wall Street against one of the Trump administration's industry...

 2020-11-25 20:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Brazil central bank chief says is 'relatively calm' on inflation, but vigilant...

Brazil's central bank is relatively relaxed about inflation, bank president Roberto Campos Neto said on Wednesday, noting that policymakers must look through the recent spike in prices and take a longer-term view....

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