LAVALE — Big-box retailers across the region have adjusted their approaches to Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year, in the face of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic by starting sales early.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump pardoned former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Wednesday despite Flynn’s guilty plea to lying to the FBI about his Russia contacts.
CUMBERLAND — Although COVID-19 cases have slightly decreased across parts of the state since Monday, that isn’t the case in Allegany County, health officials said Wednesday.
WILMINGTON, Del. — In a time of plague and raw division, President-elect Joe Biden appealed for unity Wednesday in a Thanksgiving-eve address to the nation asking Americans to “steel our spines” for a fight against the coronavirus that he predicted would continue for months.
In a special Thanksgiving edition, we learn about the Maryland Charity Campaign from agency chairperson Patti Tracey, (01:28) and talk to a pair of nonprofit leaders – Carmen del Guercio of the Maryland Food Bank (18:46) and Jeff Griffin of the Franciscan Center (36:48) – to hear how their o…
NEW YORK — Jawan M. Jackson recently got to do something he’s been yearning to do for months — sing and dance again with his Broadway cast.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week for a second straight week to 778,000, evidence that the U.S. economy and job market remain under strain as coronavirus cases surge and colder weather heighten the risks.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The second of three estimates on U.S. growth for the July-September quarter was unchanged at a record pace of 33.1%. But a resurgence in the coronavirus is expected to slow growth sharply in the current quarter with some economists even raising the specter of a double-dip r…
LOS ANGELES — The Weeknd angrily slammed the Grammy Awards, calling them “corrupt” after the pop star walked away with zero nominations despite having multiple hits this year.
SEOUL (AP) — K-pop band BTS has earned its first Grammy nomination, a long-awaited feat for the South Korean act that has been reshaping the global pop landscape with record-breaking songs and well-mobilized fans.
CUMBERLAND — A city woman was arrested Tuesday after allegedly stabbing another woman with a screwdriver during an argument, Cumberland Police said.
LONDON (AP) — With major COVID-19 vaccines showing high levels of protection, British officials are cautiously — and they stress cautiously — optimistic that life may start returning to normal by early April.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government recognized President-elect Joe Biden as the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election, formally starting the transition of power after President Donald Trump spent weeks testing the boundaries of American democracy. Trump relented after suffering yet m…
WILMINGTON, Del. — Declaring “America is back,” President-elect Joe Biden introduced his national security team on Tuesday, his first substantive offering of how he’ll shift from Trump-era “America First” policies by relying on experts from the Democratic establishment to be some of his most…
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 30,000 points for the first time Tuesday as progress in the development of coronavirus vaccines and news that the transition of power in the U.S. to President-elect Joe Biden will finally begin kept investors in a buying mood.
Purdue Pharma pleaded guilty Tuesday to three criminal charges, formally taking responsibility for its part in an opioid epidemic that has contributed to hundreds of thousands of deaths but also angering critics who want to see individuals held accountable, in addition to the company.
This Week's Circulars
MOOREFIELD, W.Va. - Carolyn Joyce Wyer died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, in Petersburg, W.Va. Graveside Services at Wyer Family Cemetery Friday, Nov. 27, at 2 p.m. Arrangements by Fraley Funeral Home, Moorefield, W.Va.
- Allegany County reports nine new coronavirus deaths
- Allegany, Garrett report virus deaths
- Police: West Virginia governor threatened over COVID orders
- Troopers to help with pandemic-related compliance efforts
- Country Club Mall sold, but buyer a mystery
- WATCH: Firefighters battle New Hampshire Avenue blaze
- Maryland officials renew Hogan criticism on 500K virus tests
- Friendsville man shot, killed in Preston County
- Frostburg man arrested on assault charges
- Coalition calls for unified response to COVID crisis