Nation/World

Social media site Parler, booted by Amazon, takes step toward relaunching

By Katherine Khashimova Long The Seattle Times Hours after Amazon effectively scrubbed…

  • Jan 12th, 2021

Trump blasts ‘ridiculous’ impeachment, defends remarks before Capitol riot as ‘appropriate’

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Facing an unprecedented second impeachment, President Donald Trump on…

  • Jan 12th, 2021

Far-right groups planning ‘armed protests’ across U.S. before inauguration, FBI says

By Chris Sommerfeldt New York Daily News Extremists are calling on Trump…

  • Jan 11th, 2021

GOP blocks House resolution calling on Pence to remove Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Republicans on Monday blocked Democrats from enacting a…

  • Jan 11th, 2021

N.Y. State Bar Association seeks to remove Giuliani from the organization

NEW YORK — The New York State Bar Association is looking to…

  • Jan 11th, 2021

Supreme Court denies fast-track hearings for remaining GOP challenges to Pa. election results

PHILADELPHIA — The U.S. Supreme Court declined to fast-track remaining legal challenges…

  • Jan 11th, 2021

Apple, Amazon remove Parler after use in U.S. Capitol riots

— By Mark Gurman and Matt Day / Bloomberg News Apple Inc.…

  • Jan 10th, 2021

Trump faces demands for his removal, but is there time to act?

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congress’ Democratic leaders on Thursday demanded President Donald Trump’s…

  • Jan 8th, 2021

Louisiana Congressman-elect Luke Letlow dies from COVID-19 at 41

New York Daily News Luke Letlow, a newly elected U.S. congressman set…

  • Dec 30th, 2020
Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley.

Missouri Republican Senator Josh Hawley will object to certification of Biden victory

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Missouri Republican Sen. Josh Hawley will object to the…

  • Dec 30th, 2020
Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley.

Biden faults Trump for slow vaccine rollout, pledges faster pace

By Emma Kinery and Nancy Cook Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — President-elect…

  • Dec 29th, 2020

From COVID-19 to curbside, 2020 changed our vocabulary too

By Deborah Netburn Los Angeles Times The global pandemic has changed every…

  • Dec 29th, 2020

McConnell blocks Democrats’ attempts to boost relief checks to $2,000

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday blocked two…

  • Dec 29th, 2020

Stimulus checks are coming. How much will you get and when?

By Andrew Khouri Los Angeles Times President Donald Trump signed a $2.3…

  • Dec 29th, 2020

What do extended eviction protections mean for renters?

The Dallas Morning News A new stimulus bill signed into law Sunday…

  • Dec 29th, 2020

‘Historic milestone’: 1 million Americans have received a COVID vaccine, CDC says

By Katie Camero Miami Herald More than 1 million Americans have received…

  • Dec 23rd, 2020

Pfizer to supply 100 million more dosesof COVID-19 vaccine to U.S. by late July

By Kate Feldman New York Daily News Pfizer and BioNTech will sell…

  • Dec 23rd, 2020

Walmart accused in US lawsuit of fueling opioid crisis

By Jef Feeley and Matthew Townsend Bloomberg News The U.S. government accused…

  • Dec 23rd, 2020

Visit any national park for free on these dates in 2021

By Laurie Baratti TravelPulse Of the more than 400 national parks, monuments,…

  • Dec 22nd, 2020
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U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland, right, at Chaco Culture National Historical Park in New Mexico.

Biden nominates Rep. Haaland to Interior — first Native American Cabinet member

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Deb Haaland, the freshman…

  • Dec 18th, 2020
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U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland, right, at Chaco Culture National Historical Park in New Mexico.