• AMERICA DISRUPTED: Troubles cleave a nation, and a city

    SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) — It was difficult to celebrate America in Saginaw this year. The deadly coronavirus had torn through the county. Unemployment had surged five-fold. Weeks of protest over racial inequality left many debating what should be hallowed and what must be changed.

    Updated: 5:37 am

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    AMERICA DISRUPTED: Troubles cleave a nation, and a city

    Updated: 4:04 am

  • 5 Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

  • Red Sox dogged by claims of racism, sexual abuse

    NEW YORK (AP) — Last month, when former Major League All-star Torii Hunter said he’d been called the N-word “a hundred times” at Boston’s storied Fenway Park, the Red Sox were quick to back him up with a promise to fight racism.

  • NHL, players’ union announce plan to resume play on Aug. 1

    The NHL is in position to resume playing in less than a month — with 24 teams in action, all in Canada — and could be on the verge of enjoying labor peace through 2026.

    Updated: 10:10 pm

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    Hospitals approaching capacity as Miami closes restaurants

    Updated: 9:04 pm

  • White woman charged after racist Central Park confrontation

    NEW YORK (AP) — A white woman who called the police during a videotaped dispute with a Black man over her walking her dog without a leash in Central Park was charged Monday with filing a false police report.

    Updated: 9:02 pm

  • Maxwell moved to NY for Epstein-related sex abuse charges

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jeffrey Epstein’s longtime confidante Ghislaine Maxwell was transferred Monday to a New York City jail plagued by coronavirus concerns and other problems as she faces charges that she recruited girls, one as young as 14, for him to sexually abuse.

    Updated: 8:11 pm

  • Army identifies buried remains as missing Texas soldier

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An Army commander confirmed Monday that dismembered remains found last week buried near Fort Hood belonged to a 20-year-old soldier who vanished more than two months ago from the Texas base.