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Palisade Basecamp competing for USA Today award

The Palisade Basecamp RV Resort has been nominated to compete in the USA Today 10 Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards.Basecamp is one of 20 RV campgrounds that are competing to make it into the final top 10 based on online voting for the best RV resort in the country. It is currently leading the competition.“They…

‘There’s not a comparable year’: Homicides are up 52% in Chicago amid COVID-19, with majority involving people of color

  | USA TODAYShow CaptionHide CaptionChicago artist: Disinvestment led to unrestChicago artist and activist Tonika Johnson says Black neighborhoods on the south and west sides have been neglected over decades through disinvestment, leading to a lack of opportunities that breed issues like gun violence and unrest. (Aug. 12)CHICAGO – The nation’s second-largest county has recorded more homicides this…

Coronavirus stimulus plans: What we know about the negotiations between Congress and the Trump White House

,   | USA TODAYShow CaptionHide CaptionFederal Reserve: How creating money could save US economyWhere does the U.S. stimulus money come from? Here’s how the Federal Reserve is saving the economy from the COVID-19 crisis.WASHINGTON — Negotiations over another stimulus package are deadlocked a month and a half before the November elections and as millions of Americans are left…

Poll: Joe Biden up in Minnesota, Wisconsin in sign Donald Trump’s law and order message might not be resonating

  | USA TODAYShow CaptionHide CaptionBiden slams Trump over remarks about veteransJoe Biden tore into President Donald Trump for his reported remarks referring to fallen soldiers as “suckers” during a Tuesday campaign visit to the key battleground state of Florida. (Sept. 15)President Donald Trump is trailing his Democratic challenger Joe Biden in Minnesota and Wisconsin,  two states…

Fact check: Claim on Trump nepotism, family profiting from presidency is partly false

  | USA TODAYShow CaptionHide CaptionRNC: Biden accused of nepotism by Former FL Attorney General Pam BondiPam Bondi, former Florida Attorney General, accused President Trump’s opponent of nepotism, with Biden’s son Hunter and Ukraine as an example.The claim: Trump’s relatives and close associates have been given government roles and profited from the presidencyJust days after the…