- U.S.Associated Press
The Supreme Court said Tuesday that the first-ever women to hold two prominent positions at the court, handling the justices' security and overseeing publication of the court's decisions, are retiring. Pamela Talkin's most public role in nearly two decades as the court's marshal has been opening court sessions by announcing the justices' entrance into the courtroom and banging a gavel before court begins. Christine Luchok Fallon's name wasn't on any Supreme Court decision, but part of her job as the reporter of decisions was to oversee the writing of summaries of the justices' opinions that begin each decision, turning lengthy legal explanations into a succinct few pages.
- BusinessABC News
Despite world's highest COVID-19 death toll, US is 'the world leader in the pandemic' response: Pompeo
The United States is leading the world in the number of COVID-19 deaths and cases, but Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that doesn't mean the U.S. isn't also leading the world's response. During a press conference Wednesday, he defended America's role in the world amid the global shock at what many see as the botched U.S. response to the pandemic and President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the World Health Organization. "Of course the U.S. remains the world leader in the pandemic," Pompeo told reporters, saying the "world turns its eyes" to American scientists and researchers to develop treatments and to U.S. aid to assist the developing world in fighting their own outbreaks.
- U.S.Miami Herald
Port Everglades is looking like an auto dealership these days, with rows of high-end vehicles on display, including a Mercedes Biturbo SUV worth a whopping $150,000, and even a few low-end cars, such as a Toyota Corolla valued at a meager $20,000.
- WorldNewsChannel 5 Nashville WTVF
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has alerted the public to new COVID-19 symptoms and warning signs as some patients experience complications.
Anthony Anderson did not mince words while discussing Kanye West's weekend announcement about running for president.
A black bear named Bruno traveled hundreds miles in search of a mate before he 'cornered himself' between highways and had to be rescued
A black bear nicknamed "Bruno" by his social media followers wandered hundreds of miles across four states before authorities sedated and moved him.
My husband and I knew the dangers of the coronavirus. So why did we still make such careless mistakes?