61.3 F
Thursday, November 26, 2020
Home US & World News National News

National News

Metal Monolith Found in Utah Wilderness

A tall metal monolith was found embedded into the ground in a remote area of the Utah wilderness.

GM to recall 7M vehicles globally to replace Takata air bags

General Motors will recall and repair nearly 6 million big pickup trucks and SUVs equipped with potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.

FDA allows emergency use of antibody drug Trump received

U.S. health officials have allowed emergency use of a second antibody drug to help the immune system fight COVID-19. It's an experimental medicine that...

Nevada facing double-bind of rising cases, limping economy

LAS VEGAS (AP) - As the coronavirus surges to record levels in Nevada, the governor has implored residents to stay home. But Democrat Steve...

Judge throws out Trump bid to stop PA vote certification

A federal judge in Pennsylvania says he won’t stop officials from certifying election results that show Democrat Joe Biden winning the state by more...

Loeffler quarantining after mixed COVID test results

ATLANTA (AP) - U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler is quarantining after receiving mixed results from recent coronavirus tests. A spokesperson for the Georgia senator's campaign...

Spokesman: Trump’s eldest son tests positive for coronavirus

WASHINGTON (AP) - A spokesman says President Donald Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., has been infected with the coronavirus. The spokesman says the...

Contestant dies after completing “Wipeout” obstacle course

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A contestant on “Wipeout” has died after completing the game show’s obstacle course. The Los Angeles County coroner's office said...

Trump makes late-term bid to lower prescription drug costs

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's administration is trying to close out major unfinished business on lowering prescription drug costs. Two regulations issued Friday...

NY’s Cuomo to receive International Emmy for virus briefings

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to soon receive an International Emmy award for his once-daily televised briefings on...

About 90K sex abuse claims filed in Boy Scouts bankruptcy

Close to 90,000 sex abuse claims have been filed against the Boy Scouts of America.

2nd virus vaccine shows overwhelming success in U.S. tests

There's more promising news on the COVID-19 vaccine front as Moderna says its shot provides strong protection against the coronavirus.



EPB reveals 2020 Holiday Windows

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - This year, EPB did things a little differently. Because of the COVID pandemic, they brought out the lights, the cameras and...

Tennessee gets piece of Apple iPhone settlement

“Through this agreement, Apple must be upfront with consumers about how their iPhones work.”

Weather Update: Wednesday Night’s Forecast – November 25th, 2020

Tennessee Valley (WDEF):  Looking Good For Your Thanksgiving Day! Scattered showers and a few possible storms will move through tonight ending after midnight.  Some patchy...

Paper shredding drives false election claims in Georgia

ATLANTA, Georgia (AP) - Routine paper shredding pickups of non-relevant election materials and tax documents in a Georgia county are being distorted on social...