Wildfires shut stretch of I-75 in SW Florida

Four brush fires burning about 400 acres shut down a section of Interstate 75 in southwest Florida on Wednesday, officials said. One fire threatened about 30 homes in Collier County, according to the Florida Forestry Service. (May 14) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website:...

NYC’s subways shut down for virus cleaning

NYC’s subways shut down for virus cleaning New York City’s subway system went silent in the early morning hours of Wednesday, as part of a plan for the normally round-the-clock system to shut down for train cleaning. The trains, which had been running on a...

Philippines orders leading TV network to shut down

Philippines orders leading TV network to shut down A Philippine government agency has ordered the country’s leading broadcast network, which the president has targeted for its critical news coverage, to halt operations By JIM GOMEZ Associated Press May 5, 2020, 12:43 PM 3 min read...

Analyst: 2nd quarter of U.S. economy will be worse

The U.S. economy shrank at a 4.8% annual rate last quarter as the coronavirus pandemic shut down most of the country and triggered a recession, but analysts feel the second quarter will be much worse. (April 29) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com...