WASHINGTON — A U.S. House Democrat is laying the groundwork to reprimand three Republican colleagues, two of them from Georgia and one from Arizona, who made comments in recent days downplaying the Jan. 6 riot at the ...Read more
MIAMI — The U.S. Coast Guard on Friday returned 22 people from Cuba who were caught at sea off the Florida Keys in two separate migration attempts late last week and earlier this week.
The first group was spotted and ...Read more
JAFFA, Israel — In the ancient port city of Jaffa, where Jewish and Palestinian citizens of Israel live side by side, the ritual has taken on an ugly familiarity.
Smoke rises from smoldering trash bins as young Arab men...Read more
WASHINGTON — Liz Cheney says she regrets voting for Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election.
The Wyoming Republican, booted from House Republican leadership this week after clashing with members of her party over...Read more
Will you have to keep masking up at your favorite retailers?
Trader Joe’s, Walmart and Costco will no longer require fully vaccinated shoppers to don masks, where allowed under state and local rules, making...Read more
WASHINGTON — Neera Tanden, the president and CEO of the Center for American Progress, will become a senior adviser to President Joe Biden, a White House official confirmed Friday.
Tanden, whose nomination to be director...Read more
WASHINGTON — A former staffer’s allegations that Rep. Doug Lamborn let his son live in the Capitol basement and directed employees to complete personal tasks could make the Colorado Republican the subject of an ethics ...Read more
San Francisco Police Chief William “Bill” Scott offered a rare public apology this week for a recent police shooting of an unarmed car burglary suspect.
Xavier Pittman Jr., 23, was shot in the wrist by plainclothes ...Read more
OTTAWA, Canada — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government has begun preliminary internal discussions about reopening the border with the U.S., even as Canada remains well behind its neighbor in vaccinations.
Senior ...Read more
WASHINGTON — Dozens of Customs and Border Protection employees violated policies by posting offensive and unprofessional content on social media, including an anti-immigrant cartoon of children locked in kennels, ...Read more
President Joe Biden revoked a bevy of his predecessor’s controversial executive orders on Friday, including one that directed the construction of a sculpture garden of “American Heroes” and another one that sought to...Read more
A U.S. Senate bill allowing cruise lines to circumvent a Canadian cruising ban passed unanimously Thursday, paving the way for the first large cruise ships in more than a year to sail between Seattle and Alaska as early as...Read more
In February, SaltWorks, a Woodinville maker of sea salt consumer products, got some unsettling legal news: The 19-year-old company was being sued for allegedly infringing on a patent covering technology in its e-commerce ...Read more
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The city of Columbus has agreed to pay $10 million to the family of André Hill, an unarmed Black man fatally shot by former Columbus police officer Adam Coy in December, City Attorney Zach Klein ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — The remains of MOVE bombing victims that Philadelphia cremated and discarded had been in a cardboard box in a storage closet that staff in the medical examiner’s office found while clearing out as they ...Read more
LOS ANGELES — After a Long Beach educational organization sued the Biden administration last month, several dozen immigrants have received travel permits to study abroad.
The approvals came just in time for the students...Read more
California would allow seniors living in the country illegally to apply for the state's health care program for low-income residents under Gov. Gavin Newsom's revised budget proposal unveiled Friday.
The $859-million ...Read more
CHICAGO — On Thursday night at 7 p.m., following hard upon 448 canceled shows, the cast of The Second City stood on their storied stage and looked out at a clutch of masked people, sitting in small, separated groups in ...Read more
A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a $25 million verdict against the maker of Roundup, a weed killer that thousands of litigants blame for causing their cancers.
The three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court ...Read more
Netflix has crowned the star of its latest “Bridgerton” project.
The streaming giant announced Friday that the “Bridgerton” universe is expanding with a prequel series centering on Queen Charlotte, Lady Violet ...Read more
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