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Israel braces for unrest from right-wing Jerusalem march

Israel braces for unrest from right-wing Jerusalem march

JERUSALEM (AP) — Hundreds of Israeli ultranationalists gathered Tuesday near Jerusalem's Old City ahead of a contentious march that threatened to spark renewed violence just weeks after a war with Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip.
In Argentina, pandemic exacts a heavy toll on tango culture

In Argentina, pandemic exacts a heavy toll on tango culture

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — In a huge ballroom in a Buenos Aires basement, the tables are stacked. On the orchestra stage, the piano lid is closed near unplugged speakers and billboard images of tango celebrities.
May retail sales fell 1.3% as Americans spend less on goods

May retail sales fell 1.3% as Americans spend less on goods

NEW YORK (AP) — Retail sales fell in May, dragged down by a decline in auto sales and a shift by Americans to spend more on vacations and other services instead of goods. Total sales dropped a seasonal adjusted 1.

Donated US vaccines arrive for Mexican border cities

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico received 1.
New owners try to get Bally's Atlantic City back in the game

New owners try to get Bally's Atlantic City back in the game

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Phil Juliano was looking at Bally's casino through rose-colored glass. Or more accurately, rose-colored glass flecked with jarringly out-of-place blue squares.
The Latest: Johnson & Johnson shots arrive in Mexico from US

The Latest: Johnson & Johnson shots arrive in Mexico from US

MEXICO CITY — Mexico received 1.35 million doses of Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccines donated by the United States on Tuesday. The U.S. shipment will be used to vaccinate anyone over 18 in four cities along the U.S.
Annie Murphy's new show takes aim at familiar sitcom tropes

Annie Murphy's new show takes aim at familiar sitcom tropes

NEW YORK (AP) — "Schitt’s Creek" star Annie Murphy's new AMC series “Kevin Can F Himself" presents itself as one of those traditional multicamera comedies with a laugh track and corny jokes. Viewers will quickly learn it’s actually much darker.
Gardening: For easy, effective weeding, go back to the hoe

Gardening: For easy, effective weeding, go back to the hoe

I’ll bet that in some corner of your toolshed or garage, an old hoe is leaning against a wall.
'Gone Girl' actor Lisa Banes dies 10 days after hit-and-run

'Gone Girl' actor Lisa Banes dies 10 days after hit-and-run

NEW YORK (AP) — “Gone Girl” actor Lisa Banes died 10 days after being injured by a hit-and-run driver in New York City, police said.
With COVID tamed, it's a 'grand reopening' in California

With COVID tamed, it's a 'grand reopening' in California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California, the first state in America to put in place a coronavirus lockdown, is now turning a page on the pandemic.