Elon Musk restored the account of right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones on X after users voted for the reinstatement five years after a ban.
Jones had reposted at least several items on the platform, formerly known as...Read more
MIAMI — The very first thing Qunyatta Warren did as the new executive director of the Little Haiti Cultural Complex was create a list.
He wanted to know the problems with the facility. He wanted to know the best ...Read more
ATLANTA — Top state judges urged Capitol budget writers last week to back a plan to tie their pay to that of their federal colleagues, giving them a big salary boost well above what other state employees have received in...Read more
NEW YORK — The City Council says the city can stave off some of Mayor Eric Adams’ proposed cuts in municipal services — in which libraries, sanitation and public safety services are on the chopping block — with $1...Read more
Senate negotiators said differences persist over U.S.-Mexico border policy, stalling long-term legislation to fund the U.S. government with lawmakers set to leave Washington at the end of the week.
At stake in the impasse...Read more
Vladimir Putin and Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at length on Sunday as tensions between the two leaders mount over the Israel-Hamas war and Russia’s growing ties with Iran.
In a 50-minute call, Netanyahu “strongly ...Read more
NEW YORK — In a defining image of New York’s migrant crisis, scores of asylum seekers slept on the pavement outside the migrant processing center at the Roosevelt Hotel in Midtown last summer. When the temperatures ...Read more
Chinese and Philippine vessels faced off in multiple clashes in the South China Sea over the weekend as tensions continued to escalate between the two countries over maritime territory.
The Philippines’ sea task force ...Read more
Javier Milei took office as Argentina’s president Sunday, promising to eradicate inflation and rescue the nation’s troubled economy with a shock-therapy program based on drastic cuts to public spending.
The ...Read more
In the face of heavy opposition from environmental groups, California Gov. Gavin Newsom and his administration are pushing forward with a controversial plan to build a 45-mile water tunnel beneath the Sacramento-San ...Read more
LOS ANGELES — In the days after Thanksgiving, authorities say, Jerrid Joseph Powell was cruising around Los Angeles in a $60,000 BMW shooting homeless people, striking three times in a four-day span.
The first to die ...Read more
GANN VALLEY, S.D. — Rural medics who rescued rancher Jim Lutter after he was gored by a bison didn’t have much experience handling such severe wounds.
But the medics did have a doctor looking over their shoulders ...Read more
The global resurgence for nuclear energy starts in the barren, high desert of Idaho.
Almost every nuclear plant in the world today can trace its lineage back to Idaho National Laboratory’s sprawling 890-square-mile ...Read more
It’s a good day when Frank Lee, a retired chef, can slip out to the hardware store, fairly confident that his wife, Robin, is in the hands of reliable help. He spends nearly every hour of every day anxiously overseeing ...Read more
Most older Americans want to live at home as long as they can, but finding and affording the help they need often isn’t easy. There are severe shortages of home health aides in many parts of the country. Hiring them is ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mayor Quinton Lucas held a “Fentanyl Summit” Friday afternoon at the Kansas City Health Department to raise awareness on the city’s fentanyl and opioid crisis.
Health officials, law enforcement ...Read more
NEW YORK — A flood watch is in effect across the New York City area from Sunday afternoon into early Monday morning, as forecasters say a powerful storm could dump up to 3 inches of rain in the region.
Most of the rain ...Read more
Washington state councilman Ryan Roth won his “wild” election by a single ballot after his opponent failed to vote.
It took nearly a month for election officials to figure out who won the Nov. 7 election in Rainier, ...Read more
2 Chainz was reportedly rushed to the hospital as the result of a three-car accident that happened early Saturday morning in Miami.
The 46-year-old “Presha” rapper sustained neck injuries in the collision, sources ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — University of Pennsylvania president Liz Magill has resigned amid growing bipartisan backlash against her congressional committee testimony on antisemitism earlier this week and a semester marked by near-...Read more
- The future of nuclear energy will be decided in Idaho
- The twisted path of Jerrid Powell, from jock to accused L.A. serial killer
- Hunter Biden charged with tax crimes in LA
- Social Security clawbacks hit a million more people than agency chief told Congress
- Desperate families search for affordable home care