Georgia tests boundaries of life post-pandemic with 'risky' reopening

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A handful of mostly southern U.S. states will begin loosening economic restrictions this week in the midst of a still virulent pandemic, providing a live-fire test of whether America’s communities can start to reopen without triggering a

Michigan governor says she has not spoken with Biden about VP role

DETROIT (Reuters) – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer said on Tuesday she had not had any conversation with presumed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden about being his running mate in the 2020 election. Whitmer, speaking in a live, online Washington Post

1,200 part-time Hamilton city employees now on hiatus, leaf and yard waste collection to resume

It’s not officially being called a layoff, but Hamilton Mayor Fred Eisenberger says the scheduling of 1,200 non-essential, part-time employees is being discontinued until further notice. Eisenberger made the announcement as part of an Emergency Operations Centre update on Friday

Leading in coronavirus pandemic becomes part of audition for Joe Biden’s VP – The Denver Post

CHICAGO — California Sen. Kamala Harris is raising money for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden while speaking out about the disproportionate number of African Americans with COVID-19. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar has been praising the former vice president on