A customer wears a mask and looks at their cell phone as they carry their order past a now hiring sign.

Fifth Consecutive Year U.S. Poverty Rate Falls

According to the Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics the poverty rate in the United States decreased 10.5 percent in 2019.


1:07A nurse at Irwin County Detention Center in Ocilla, Georgia, speaks at a Tuesday news conference in Atlanta.
Jeff Amy / AP

Dems Call For Investigation Into Reports Of Forced Medical Procedures

1:06Jason Ravnsborg speaks in Sioux Falls, S.D.
AP / Dirk Lammers

SD Officials Promise 'Thorough' Probe Into Attorney General Crash

3:04firefighter battles Creek Fire
Noah Berger / AP

Scientists Debate Climate Change, Human Activity Amid Fires, Storms

1:22President Trump at the White House on Tuesday.
Alex Brandon / AP File

President Trump Threatens Iran Over Alleged Plot On U.S. Ambassador

2:06Tamika Palmer, mother of Breonna Taylor, addresses the media in Louisville, Ky., on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020.
Dylan Lovan / AP

Louisville Settles Historic $12M Lawsuit With Breonna Taylor's Family

2:44A pharmacist gives the first shot in a clinical trial of a potential COVID-19 vaccine

Who Gets COVID-19 Vaccine First?

1:47Ronald Greene

Federal Authorities Launch Investigation Into Ronald Greene's Death

0:41This image released by Netflix shows the cast of the coming-of-age film "Cuties."
Netflix / AP

Netflix "Cuties" Sparks Concerns It Violates Child Pornography Laws

0:39Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf
Matt Rourke / AP

Pennsylvania Lockdown Ruled Unconstitutional

0:49Greg Kelly, left, arrives for the first trial hearing at the Tokyo District Court in Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020.
Third Party / Kiyoshi Ota / AP

Former Nissan Executive Pleads Not Guilty To Criminal Conspiracy

1:09Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf
Susan Walsh / AP

Judge Blocks Homeland Security Asylum Rules, Wolf Appointment Invalid

0:48Waters from the Gulf of Mexico pour onto a local road.
Gerald Herbrt / AP

Gulf Coast Braces For Hurricane Sally's Impact

0:40A woman carries an American flag during a protest outside the U.S. Consulate in Hong Kong.
Kin Cheung / AP

U.S. Issues Travel Warning For China And Hong Kong

0:33Rochester, New York, Mayor Lovely Warren
Adrian Kraus / AP

Rochester, NY, Mayor Fires Police Chief Over Response To Prude's Death

1:02This April 25, 2017, file photo, shows Exxon service station signs in Nashville, Tenn. Exxon Mobil Corp.
Mark Humphrey / AP

Connecticut Files Suit Against Exxon Mobil On Climate Change

3:34Record breaking wildfires burn in Oregon, turning the sky a hazy orange.

Evacuating During Oregon Wildfires

0:52Fire damage is seen in Mill City, Ore.
Gillian Flaccus / AP

At Least 35 People Killed In Wildfires Across The U.S.

0:53Lancaster City Police body camera video
Lancaster City Bureau of Police

Tense Protest After Man Killed By Police In Pennsylvania

1:18Department of Homeland Security seal
Carolyn Kaster / AP

Whistleblower Complaints On Russian Interference Follow Pattern

1:17Michael Bloomberg speaks during the Democratic National Convention
Democratic National Convention / AP

Bloomberg Spending $100 Million To Boost Biden Campaign In Florida

1:35A man shot at two sheriff's deputies while they were sitting in their patrol cars.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

Man Shoots LA County Sheriff's Deputies Sitting in Squad Car

1:25U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Joseph Scott Pemberton, right, sits as Bureau of Immigration agents check his documents
Philippines' Bureau of Immigration Public Information Office / AP

U.S. Marine Who Killed Transgender Woman Deported From Philippines

1:46Firefighters work to control a blaze near Big Sur, California.
Nic Coury / AP

33 Dead, Dozens Unaccounted for As Fires Burn Western States

1:11Nurses at drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Bismarck, N.D.
Tom Stromme / The Bismarck Tribune /AP

North Dakota, South Dakota See Highest COVID-19 Growth Rate In U.S.

1:16Mike Pence with Donald Trump in the foreground
Andrew Harnik / AP

Pence Abandons Appearance At Fundraiser Hosted by QAnon Backers

1:04Man advocates for Amendment 4 with shirt that says "Past Mistakes Should Not Define a person's future"
Wilfredo Lee / AP

Appeals Court Rules That Many Florida Felons Can't Register To Vote

1:07OxyContin pills
Toby Talbot / AP

FDA: Updated OxyContin Not Successful In Decreasing Overdoses, Deaths

1:11Police in riot gear attempt to clear protesters in Richmond, VA.
Steve Helber / AP

Virginia Pushing For Police Decertification Over Excessive Force

2:48Planes parked on the tarmac at Kansas City International Airport

Lessons From 9/11 Recovery Give Airlines Guideposts For COVID-19

William Valentin

9/11 First Responder Struggles With COVID-19 Recovery