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Former Nevada ‘sundown town’ stands by siren amid reckoning

Former Nevada ‘sundown town’ stands by siren amid reckoning

MINDEN, Nev. (AP) — A red siren perched atop a small town’s volunteer fire department sounds every night at 6 p.m.
Kanye West living in Atlanta stadium to work on new album

Kanye West living in Atlanta stadium to work on new album

Kanye West has been living inside an Atlanta stadium while working on his new album.
MDA gets $35.3 million contract from Canadian Space Agency for Canadarm 3 components

MDA gets $35.3 million contract from Canadian Space Agency for Canadarm 3 components

BRAMPTON, Ont. — The Canadian Space Agency has awarded a contract worth $35.3 million to MDA Ltd. to design a key component of Canadarm 3.
Moderna expanding kids vaccine study to better assess safety

Moderna expanding kids vaccine study to better assess safety

WASHINGTON (AP) — Moderna said Monday it plans to expand the size of its COVID-19 vaccine study in younger children to better detect rare side effects, such as a type of heart inflammation recently flagged by U.S. health authorities.
Tucker Carlson called 'worst human' at Montana fishing shop

Tucker Carlson called 'worst human' at Montana fishing shop

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A video showing a Montana man confronting Tucker Carlson is circulating widely on social media after the man called the Fox News host “the worst human being known to mankind.
Cathy Jones says COVID-19 views didn't cause discord in her final '22 Minutes' season

Cathy Jones says COVID-19 views didn't cause discord in her final '22 Minutes' season

TORONTO — Former "This Hour Has 22 Minutes" cast member Cathy Jones says her controversial criticisms of COVID-19 measures didn't hamper her relationships on set in her final season of the CBC series.
North American markets take a breather Monday in advance of heavy earnings week

North American markets take a breather Monday in advance of heavy earnings week

TORONTO — North American stock markets were relatively quiet Monday in advance of a flood of earnings reports from major U.S. and Canadian companies expected later this week. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 23.47 points at 20,164.96.
White House to maintain travel restrictions as Delta ravages unvaccinated Americans

White House to maintain travel restrictions as Delta ravages unvaccinated Americans

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Joe Biden didn't mince words Monday when asked whether his administration will be able to convince more holdout Americans to change their minds about getting the COVID-19 vaccine.
Will Ferrell, Jon Hamm, Awkwafina join Montreal's Just for Laughs virtual awards show

Will Ferrell, Jon Hamm, Awkwafina join Montreal's Just for Laughs virtual awards show

TORONTO — Will Ferrell, Jon Hamm and Awkwafina have joined this week's Just for Laughs Montreal virtual awards show.
VA requires COVID-19 vaccination for health care workers

VA requires COVID-19 vaccination for health care workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs on Monday became the first major federal agency to require health care workers to get COVID-19 vaccines, as the aggressive delta variant spreads across the nation and some communities report troubl