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Nurse Cherry Costales prepares a dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine at St. John’s Well Child & Family Center in Los Angeles.

Biden administration claims progress in COVID-19 vaccination effort

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The United States is ramping up its COVID-19 vaccination…

  • Feb 17th, 2021
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Nurse Cherry Costales prepares a dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine at St. John’s Well Child & Family Center in Los Angeles.

Rush Limbaugh, conservative radio host, dead at 70

By Brian Niemietz New York Daily News Radio talk show host Rush…

  • Feb 17th, 2021

Plummeting cases in U.S. show a path to quashing COVID-19

By Jill R. Shah and Emma Court Bloomberg News COVID-19 cases and…

  • Feb 16th, 2021

Could legal weed lead to fewer opioid deaths? New study offers tantalizing evidence

By Andrew Sheeler The Sacramento Bee SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Counties with greater…

  • Feb 15th, 2021

Rep. Herrera Beutler at center of brief twist in impeachment trial

By Jennifer Haberkorn and Evan Halper Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. —…

  • Feb 13th, 2021

Trump acquitted on 57-43 vote, with 7 Republicans voting to convict

— By Todd J. Gillman / The Dallas Morning News — WASHINGTON…

  • Feb 13th, 2021

CDC now urging double masks to help prevent coronavirus spread

ATLANTA — The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

  • Feb 10th, 2021

DA opens criminal probe into Trump attempt to overturn Georgia’s election

By Greg Bluestein and Christian Boone The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ATLANTA — Fulton…

  • Feb 10th, 2021

Trump appears to gain edge in his ongoing dispute with Mar-a-Lago neighbors

MIAMI — The voters evicted Donald Trump from 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., but…

  • Feb 10th, 2021

Senate votes: Trump impeachment trial is constitutional

By Jennifer Haberkorn Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate voted…

  • Feb 9th, 2021
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Democrats clear path for filibuster-proof coronavirus relief bill

By Paul M. Krawzak CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House gave…

  • Feb 5th, 2021
Confirmed U.S. cases since March 1.
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Giant confederate figures sculptured in granite rock on Stone Mountain, Atlanta, pictured in 1969.

New bills target Stone Mountain, Confederate monuments across Georgia

ATLANTA — Democratic state lawmakers announced new bills Wednesday that would prohibit…

  • Feb 5th, 2021
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Giant confederate figures sculptured in granite rock on Stone Mountain, Atlanta, pictured in 1969.

‘We have fallen short’: Navy outlines plan to improve diversity in top ranks

WASHINGTON, D.C. — After hundreds of conversations with small groups of sailors…

  • Feb 3rd, 2021

Democrats move to strip Marjorie Taylor Greene of committees after GOP inaction

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said Democrats will…

  • Feb 3rd, 2021

U.S. Senate ready to start countdown to budget ‘vote-a-rama’

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate will cast a procedural vote Tuesday afternoon…

  • Feb 2nd, 2021

Pandemic baby boom turned out to be bust despite lockdown

By Alex Tanzi Bloomberg News Early in the pandemic, some speculated that…

  • Feb 1st, 2021

Biden orders sweeping actions to pause drilling, fight climate change

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Joe Biden announced Wednesday a moratorium on new…

  • Jan 27th, 2021

Census estimates show population decline in 16 states

By Tim Henderson Stateline.org With a perfect storm of aging residents, low…

  • Jan 27th, 2021

FBI didn’t recover Pelosi’s laptop from the woman charged with stealing it, her lawyer says

PHILADELPHIA — FBI agents did not recover House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s laptop…

  • Jan 27th, 2021

Man charged in plot against Michigan Gov. Whitmer pleads guilty, will ‘fully cooperate’

DETROIT — A Hartland Township man pleaded guilty Wednesday to plotting with…

  • Jan 27th, 2021