US Judge Halts Government Ban on TikTok


NEW YORK – A U.S. federal judge has temporarily halted a Trump administration order to ban the popular video app TikTok from U.S. app stores. The ban was due to go into effect at the end of the day Sunday by order of the U.S. Commerce Department, the l…

US Surpasses 200,000 COVID-19 Deaths


Volunteers planted 20,000 miniature U.S. flags on the grounds of the Washington Monument in the nation’s capital Tuesday, the day the nation reached 200,000 COVID-19 deaths. Each flag represented 10 victims who have perished since the virus first arriv…

US Coronavirus Death Toll Inches Toward 200,000


The United States is approaching the milestone of 200,000 deaths from the coronavirus, experts monitoring the outbreak say.By Monday evening, the U.S. had more than 6.8 million infections and 199,766 deaths — the most of any nation in either category —…