Democrat Joe Biden hasn't voted yet and it likely to do so in person in Delaware on Election Day, 3 Nov. Delaware doesn't offer early, in-person voting like Florida
With hours of violent weather ahead, officials said the extent of destruction likely wouldn't be clear until daybreak, when search and rescue missions will begin
Storm Marco expected to make landfall in Louisiana today; 'Laura' kills 11 in Dominican Republic, Haiti
The National Hurricane Center cautioned that Storm Marco could still cause life-threatening storm surges and dangerous winds along the Gulf Coast
The last time two storms made landfall in the United States within 24 hours of each other was in 1933
Coronavirus Outbreak: US hotspots grow as global infections surpass 6.4 lakhs, Italy records over 10,000 deaths
As the United States led the world with confirmed coronavirus cases, cities such as Detroit, Chicago, and New Orleans grew as hotspots Saturday, while the virus continued to pummel New York City and made its way into rural America
Coronavirus Outbreak: New York shows slow signs of disease spread, says Governor Andrew Cuomo; health crisis deepens in New Orleans
New Orleans, where large crowds celebrated Mardi Gras a month ago, was on track to become the next US epicenter
Eleven injured in shooting at New Orleans' historic French Quarter; no arrests, investigation on, say police
Eleven people were wounded in a shooting early Sunday in New Orleans' French Quarter, a popular tourist hub, US police said, adding that two of the victims were in a critical condition.
NBA: Zion Williamson continues pre-season hot-streak as Pelicans beat Jazz; Giannis Antetokounmpo powers Bucks to victory
Williamson scored five of the Pelicans' first seven points, including his first 3-pointer of the preseason. He finished the first half with 10 points, but was even better after the break
Jeffrey Epstein death: Two guards suspended and warden removed over alleged suicide of high-profile detainee
The warden of the high-security New York prison where convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein apparently committed suicide has been temporarily reassigned and two guards put on leave
Jeffrey Epstein found dead in Manhattan jail: Attorney-General William Barr says 'serious irregularities' found in federal prison
Attorney-General William Barr has said that there were 'serious irregularities' at the federal jail where Jeffrey Epstein took his own life as he awaited trial on charges he sexually abused underage girls.
Tropical Storm Barry buffeted the US state of Louisiana on Sunday, bringing more heavy rain and possible tornadoes to the region even as it weakened
Hurricane Barry likely to affect environment of Mississippi Valley; scientists say damage to wildlife habitats, fisheries possible
Hurricane Barry could affect the environment of the Gulf coast and Lower Mississippi Valley in numerous ways, from accelerating runoff of farmland nutrients to toppling trees and damaging wildlife habitat and fisheries, scientists say.
NBA: LeBron James says he is in no hurry to assemble a Lakers side capable of challenging for championships
LeBron James rejected suggestions on Thursday he was the driving force behind the rebuilding of the Los Angeles Lakers after a week of intrigue surrounding the franchise's attempts to lure Anthony Davis from New Orleans.
Three newly identified snake species named after Charles Darwin, Green god of fire Hephaestus, American professor Robert Thomas
Robert Thomas, an environmental biologist and head of head of the Center for Environmental Communication at Loyola University, New Orleans, is being honoured by having one of three newly identified species of snakes from the Galapagos Islands named after him.
American Society of News Editors and Associated Press Media Editors merge to become News Leadership Association
The American Society of News Editors and Associated Press Media Editors, whose membership of newsroom leaders and educators make them among the most significant organisations in media, have agreed to merge and will become the News Leadership Association.
Miami-based National Hurricane Centre issues tropical storm watch for New Orleans, Louisiana as potential cyclone approaches
The National Hurricane Center (NHC) issued a tropical storm watch for parts of the US Gulf of Mexico Coast as a potential tropical cyclone expected. NHC has also issued a tropical storm watch for the New Orleans area and a flash flood watch for large parts of the Louisiana coast into the Houston area.
Three killed, seven injured in New Orleans shooting; police say no suspect in custody, investigation ongoing
Three people have been killed and seven injured following a shooting in New Orleans, the police said.Three people have been killed and seven injured following a shooting in New Orleans, the police said.
New Orleans shooting: Police say 3 killed, 7 injured in Saturday night violence; no suspect in custody
Three people have been killed and seven others injured following a shooting in New Orleans on Saturday night
NBA Playoffs: DeMar DeRozan inspires Raptors' rout of Wizards; Celtics stun Bucks to take 2-0 lead in series
DeRozan, who also contributed four assists and five rebounds, spearheaded a rampant Toronto offence, which saw six players finish with double-digit points tallies.
NBA: Klay Thompson, Stephen Curry help Warriors trounce Knicks, Pelicans ride on Anthony Davis' stellar show
Anthony Davis has spearheaded the Pelicans' attack during a six-game winning streak – one of their longest in recent years – and over that time he is averaging more than 40 points a game.