First-time jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

First-time jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

Another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Department of Labor said Thursday.
Bend, Oregon activists block ICE bus, prompting federal agent response

Bend, Oregon activists block ICE bus, prompting federal agent response

Hundreds of protesters in Oregon delayed two Immigration and Customs Enforcement buses for hours Wednesday afternoon after officers detained two men.
New dinosaur closely related to the T. rex discovered in U.K.

New dinosaur closely related to the T. rex discovered in U.K.

The rare bones were found by amateur fossil hunters on the Isle of Wight.
Chicago PD launches looting video site to ID offenders

Chicago PD launches looting video site to ID offenders

Chicago police want Windy City residents to rat out the looters who trashed their city.
Coronavirus: Spanish regions ban smoking over Covid-19 risk

Coronavirus: Spanish regions ban smoking over Covid-19 risk

Experts say the risk of transmission is higher because droplets are projected when exhaling smoke.
Putin claims Russia has developed a coronavirus vaccine

Putin claims Russia has developed a coronavirus vaccine

Russian president says it's proven effective during tests, but skeptics note it hasn't gone through normal Phase 3 trials.
Video shows 8-year-old arrested at school

Video shows 8-year-old arrested at school

"At eight years old, 3.5 ft. tall and 64 lbs., this little boy didn't pose a threat to anyone," attorney Ben Crump said.
Military helicopter shot at, injuring crew member

Military helicopter shot at, injuring crew member

A US Air Force helicopter was shot at near Manassas, Virginia, on Monday injuring one of two pilots on board, according to an Air Force official.
Stein Mart files for bankruptcy and will close most of its 300 stores

Stein Mart files for bankruptcy and will close most of its 300 stores

Discount retailer Stein Mart has filed for bankruptcy and plans to close most of its nearly 300 stores.