Trusted local news leader for Kingman, Arizona & Mohave County
Fri, Dec. 03

National & International

Tease photo

A prosecutor filed involuntary manslaughter charges Friday against the parents of a 15-year-old accused of killing four students and wounding seven other people at a Michigan High School.

By COREY WILLIAMS and ED WHITE, Associated Press December 3, 2021
Tease photo

South African scientists are warning that reinfections among people who’ve already battled COVID-19 appear to be more likely with the new omicron variant than with earlier coronavirus mutants.

By MIKE CORDER, Associated Press December 3, 2021
Tease photo

The Senate has passed a stopgap spending bill that avoids a short-term shutdown and funds the federal government through Feb. 18 after leaders defused a partisan standoff over federal vaccine mandates.

By KEVIN FREKING and LISA MASCARO, Associated Press December 3, 2021
Tease photo

President Joe Biden on Friday vowed to make it “very, very difficult” for Russian President Vladimir Putin to take military action in Ukraine, saying his administration is putting together a comprehensive set of initiatives to curb Russian aggression.

By AAMER MADHANI and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press December 3, 2021
Tease photo

A prosecutor considering criminal charges against the parents of a boy accused of killing four students at a Michigan school said Thursday their actions went “far beyond negligence” and that the gun “seems to have been just freely available” to the teenager.

By COREY WILLIAMS and ED WHITE, Associated Press December 2, 2021
Tease photo

While all eyes are on the new and little-understood omicron variant, the delta form of the coronavirus isn't finished wreaking havoc in the U.S., sending record numbers of patients to the hospital in the Midwest and New England.

By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH, Associated Press December 2, 2021
Tease photo

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority on Wednesday signaled it would uphold Mississippi's 15-week ban on abortion and may go much further to overturn the nationwide right to abortion that has existed for nearly 50 years.

By MARK SHERMAN and JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press December 2, 2021
Tease photo

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a ruling by two of its judges and upheld California’s ban on high-capacity magazines Tuesday in a split decision that may be headed for the U.S. Supreme Court.

By Associated Press November 30, 2021
Tease photo

Already unnerved by the newest coronavirus variant, Wall Street's losses deepened on Tuesday after the head of the Federal Reserve said it will consider shutting off its support for financial markets sooner than expected.

By Associated Press November 30, 2021
Tease photo

A longtime pilot for the late financier Jeffrey Epstein resumed his testimony at Ghislaine Maxwell's sex trafficking trial Tuesday, saying that the British socialite charged with helping the financier find teenage girls to sexually abuse was “Number 2” in the hierarchy of Epstein's operations.

By Associated Press November 30, 2021
Tease photo

U.S. consumer confidence fell to a nine-month low in November, clipped by rising prices and concern about the coronavirus.

By Associated Press November 30, 2021
Tease photo

Days after firebrand conservative Rep. Lauren Boebert of Colorado was harshly criticized for making anti-Muslim comments about Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Minnesota Democrat whom she likened to a bomb-carrying terrorist, the two spoke by phone. By both lawmakers' accounts, it did not go well.

By Associated Press November 30, 2021
Tease photo

Government health advisers on Tuesday weighed the benefits and risks of a closely watched drug from Merck that could soon become the first U.S.-authorized pill for patients to take at home to treat COVID-19.

By MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer November 30, 2021
Tease photo

After a slow start, the United States has improved its surveillance system for tracking new coronavirus variants such as omicron, boosting its capacity by tens of thousands of samples per week since early this year.

By CARLA K. JOHNSON, AP Medical Writer November 30, 2021
Tease photo

President Joe Biden will urge Americans to get vaccinated including booster shots as he seeks to quell concerns Monday over the new COVID-19 variant omicron, but he won't immediately push for more restrictions to stop its spread, his chief medical adviser said.

By ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press November 29, 2021
Tease photo

Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, as a new coronavirus variant first detected in South Africa appeared to be spreading across the globe.

By Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

Nearly two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, the world raced Friday to contain a new coronavirus variant potentially more dangerous than the one that has fueled relentless waves of infection on nearly every continent.

By RAF CASERT and CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

The last holiday season was far from the most wonderful time of the year for the U.S. Postal Service: Sick and quarantined workers, a flood of packages from shoppers loath to set foot in stores and a last-minute dump of packages from overwhelmed private shippers.

By DAVID SHARP, Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

President Joe Biden appeared on the loose Friday in Nantucket.

By Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

The Dayton Board of Zoning Appeals has approved the city’s request to demolish a 129-year-old historic building that once was the site of the Wright brothers’ first bike shop.

By Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

Giant balloons once again wafted through miles of Manhattan, wrangled by costumed handlers.

By TED SHAFFREY and JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

Members of Native American tribes from around New England gathered in the seaside town where the Pilgrims settled – not to give thanks, but to mourn Indigenous people worldwide who've suffered centuries of racism and mistreatment.

By WILLIAM J. KOLE, Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

Inflation is soaring, businesses are struggling to hire and President Joe Biden’s poll numbers have been in free fall.

By ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

Captain Snowpants; Yo Bro, No Snow; and Jennifer Snowpez are among the names that will be on some of Vermont’s snowplows this winter.

By Associated Press November 27, 2021
Tease photo

Retailers are expected to usher in the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season Friday with bigger crowds than last year in a closer step toward normalcy.

By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, The Associated Press November 26, 2021

Prev

Event Calendar
Event Calendar link
Submit Event