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 2021-09-17 22:41 

Reuters

Some U.S. hospitals forced to ration care amid staffing shortages, COVID-19 surge...

Surges in coronavirus cases in several U.S. states this week, along with staffing and equipment shortages, are exacting a mounting toll on hospitals and their workers even as the number of new admissions nationwide ebbs, leading to warnings at some facili...

 2021-09-17 22:39 

UPI

Las Vegas Raiders RB Josh Jacobs ruled out vs. Pittsburgh Steelers...

Las Vegas Raiders starting running back Josh Jacobs was ruled out for Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers because of ankle and toe injuries....

 2021-09-17 22:39 

AP

R. Kelly behavior mirrors abuse tactics, expert witness says...

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors inched closer on Friday to concluding their case at the R. Kelly sex-trafficking trial, calling two final witnesses to try to further cement allegations he groomed young......

 2021-09-17 22:36 

Reuters

Johnson & Johnson gears up for showdown over reorg votes with ex-talc supplier...

Johnson & Johnson will urge a judge on Monday to disqualify certain votes in favor of a reorganization plan proposed by its former talc supplier, saying the votes were improperly changed in an attempt to secure necessary creditor support for the deal....

 2021-09-17 22:32 

AP

College Football Hall of Fame DT Roger Brown dies at 84...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roger Brown, a College Football Hall of Famer and six-time Pro Bowl selection with the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams, has died. He was 84.The Lions and College Football Hall......

 2021-09-17 22:31 

Reuters

U.S. lawmakers push Biden to lift Canadian travel restrictions...

Four U.S. senators on Friday asked President Joe Biden to lift restrictions that have barred travel by Canadians across the northern U.S. border since March 2020....

 2021-09-17 22:28 

Reuters

Manhattan's first whiskey distillery in over 100 years open for business...

Curls of smoke blanket a glass filled with bourbon whiskey and ice inside a 28,000-square-foot whiskey distillery in the trendy NoHo neighborhood in lower Manhattan....

 2021-09-17 22:27 

Reuters

Guinea junta says it will not bow to pressure to let president leave...

Guinea's military junta said on Friday it would not bow to pressure from regional leaders to allow President Alpha Conde, whom it detained during a coup earlier this month, to leave the country....

 2021-09-17 22:27 

AP

Strikers score as Strasbourg beats Metz 3-0 in French league...

PARIS (AP) — Habib Diallo scored twice after strike partner Ludovic Ajorque netted early on as Strasbourg beat Metz 3-0 in the French league on Friday.Ajorque put the Alsace-based side ahead from t......

 2021-09-17 22:22 

AP

UAB pauses vaccine requirement in face of federal mandate...

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama at Birmingham has ended a COVID-19 vaccine requirement for health system employees as officials await details about a federal mandate for health ca......

 2021-09-17 22:16 

Reuters

Saudi Arabia lifts suspension of Brazil meat imports from five plants...

The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has lifted a suspension of Brazilian meat imports from five meatpackers imposed this month after two cases of mad cow disease, according to Brazil's Agriculture Ministry and a document seen by Reuters....

 2021-09-17 22:14 

AP

Man sentenced in $4 million fraud scheme involving boats...

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Rogersville man was sentenced Friday to five years in federal prison for running a boat building scheme that defrauded customers out of more than $4 million.Michael Michae......

 2021-09-17 22:12 

AP

With hands tied, Montana officials issue public health plea...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Health officials in both Missoula and Bozeman are begging Montana residents to wear masks indoors and get vaccinated as hospitals face increasing strain and the state remains w......

 2021-09-17 22:11 

AP

Business Highlights: Debt limit...

___House to try suspending cap on borrowing authority next weekWASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats said Friday they planned to take action next week to suspend the cap on the government's borrowing a......

 2021-09-17 22:05 

AP

Alabama could see COVID medication supplies reduced...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama could see its shipments of monoclonal antibodies reduced as federal officials take over distribution to equitably dispense the limited life-saving resource during th......

 2021-09-17 22:01 

AP

SEC charges Florida man for insider trading of Mylan stock...

NEW YORK (AP) — A former executive at pharmaceutical company Mylan has pleaded guilty to insider trading in the company's securities, the Justice Department said Friday.The department said Dayakar ......

 2021-09-17 21:58 

Reuters

Judge tosses K12 investors' suit over remote learning capabilities...

A federal judge in Virginia has tossed a shareholder suit claiming the online education company formerly known as K12 Inc made misleading and false statements about its ability to support the shift to remote learning at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic...

 2021-09-17 21:58 

Reuters

Biden administration to move public lands agency back to Washington from Colorado...

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management will relocate its headquarters to Washington, D.C., from Colorado, reversing a Trump-era move that the Biden administration said drove hundreds of people out of the agency dedicated to managing federal lands....

 2021-09-17 21:57 

AP

Ruud helps Norway take 2-0 lead over Uzbekistan in Davis Cup...

LONDON (AP) — Casper Ruud's Davis Cup debut as a Top 10 player resulted in a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Khumoyun Sultanov on Friday, helping Norway take a 2-0 lead over visiting Uzbekistan in the World ......

 2021-09-17 21:57 

AP

Idaho Republican officials plan lawsuit over vaccine mandate...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Republican officials are warning President Joe Biden of legal action if his proposed coronavirus vaccine requirement for about 100 million Americans goes into effect.Gov. ......

 2021-09-17 21:56 

AP

'Devious licks' videos of damage, thefts bedevil US schools...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kids across the U.S. are posting TikTok videos of themselves vandalizing school bathrooms and stealing soap dispensers and even turf from football fields, bedeviling school admi......

 2021-09-17 21:52 

Reuters

North Carolina court rejects Republican photo voter ID law as unconstitutional...

A North Carolina court on Friday struck down a voter photo identification law passed by Republicans in 2018, finding it intentionally discriminated against Black voters who were likely to vote Democratic....

 2021-09-17 21:48 

AP

A 15th pediatric coronavirus death in Louisiana...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A child is among the latest to die from COVID-19 in Louisiana, state health officials said Friday. Heath department figures showed the state death toll from the illness grew......

 2021-09-17 21:48 

Reuters

U.S. FDA advisers recommend COVID-19 boosters for older adults after rejecting broad approval...

(Reuters) - A panel of expert outside advisers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration voted on Friday to recommend COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for Americans 65 and older and those at high risk of severe illness, after overwhelmingly rejecting a call ...

 2021-09-17 21:47 

AP

Assertive Mexico seeks leadership role in Latin America...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A gathering of leaders from Latin America and the Caribbean in Mexico this weekend is the latest sign of that country flexing its diplomatic muscle as it looks to assert itself a......

 2021-09-17 21:47 

AP

Jets throw support to N.J. high school hit hard by Ida...

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Joe Armental pulled up to Dwight Morrow High School's campus the morning after Hurricane Ida flooded the Northeast and was stunned at the massive damage.The school in Engl......

 2021-09-17 21:40 

Reuters

Former Mylan executive pleads guilty to insider trading...

A former information technology executive at Mylan pleaded guilty on Friday to insider trading for using tips from the drugmaker's chief information officer to trade in its stock, generating $4.27 million of illegal profit, authorities said....

 2021-09-17 21:39 

AP

Ivey to call special session on prison construction...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey is calling lawmakers into special session later this month to vote on a prison construction plan that would use part of the state's virus relief fund......

 2021-09-17 21:37 

AP

Tebow praises QB Richardson's mobility, mechanics, mentality...

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It didn't take Tim Tebow very long to realize Florida quarterback Anthony Richardson was different. Less than an hour, actually.Tebow worked out with Richardson a few days ......

 2021-09-17 21:37 

Reuters

Lions, tigers recovering after COVID infection at Washington's National Zoo...

Big cats at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington are on the mend after all of them caught the coronavirus last week....

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