Most of those who died in Ida's mass flooding perished either in their cars after they became submerged, or after attempting to flee their vehicles in fast-moving waters.
US East Coast faces surging rivers, tornado damage and continuing calls for rescue as Hurricane Ida batters the region with record-breaking rain as death toll climbs to 45.
Supreme Court agrees to hear a challenge backed by National Rifle Association to New York state's restrictions on people carrying concealed handguns outside the home.
A financial services industry divorced from physical reality, a glut of postindustrial male angst and a two-faced human hormone collide to rattle Wall Street.
Amazon did not specify the number of workers who contracted the disease at its sorting center but that all will be paid for the shifts that they miss.
A member of the Democratic Party from New Jersey, Taskin is hopeful for a healthy relationship between the US and Turkey, the country of her origin.
Biden's chief of staff Ron Klain declined to say which posts the president-elect would announce, though Biden said last week he has already decided on a person for the key position of Treasury secretary.
The storm leaves at least eight people dead as it hits the US eastern seaboard with strong winds and heavy rain, leaving millions without power, before moving across Canada.
Former US national security adviser John Bolton in his book has accused President Trump of seeking help from China for a win in 2020 presidential elections. The White House asked a federal court for a restraining order against its release.
The nation could face “the darkest winter in modern history” if the virus rebounds, said whistleblower Rick Bright.
Across Europe, half of all virus-related deaths have been linked to nursing homes and in New York it amounts to a quarter of the state’s total fatalities.
An internal report by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), cited by The New York Times, says new cases are expected to surge from mid-May, hitting 200,000 per day by June 1, with the daily death toll almost doubling to 3,000.
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