NEW YORK — With battles over voting rights being waged across the country, the New York City Council is poised to enter the fray in a potentially big way.
On Monday, the council is set to review a measure that would ...Read more
China has applied to join an Asia-Pacific trade pact once pushed by the U.S. as a way to isolate Beijing and solidify American dominance in the region.
The country submitted a formal application letter to join the deal, ...Read more
LOS ANGELES — Amid persistent concerns that the protection offered by COVID-19 vaccines may be waning, a report released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that America's workhorse shot is ...Read more
The Republican lawmakers gathered around the marble table for the historic moment, watching as Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed the strict abortion bill into law.
Several applauded, one pumped his fist. Abbott had finalized ...Read more
A muscular police presence met scant protesters who headed to Capitol Hill on Saturday to support suspects in the deadly Jan. 6 attack on Congress.
The U.S. Capitol Police, who promised a robust security plan after ...Read more
On her way out the door when she quit working at Theranos Inc., Surekha Gangakhedkar says she printed and took company documents “to protect myself” — because she suspected a pending launch of the company’s blood-...Read more
LOS ANGELES — A magnitude 4.3 earthquake was reported Friday evening just before 8 p.m. in Carson, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The quake produced shaking that is considered moderate on the Modified Mercalli...Read more
DETROIT — Registered nurse Anna Hollis saw COVID-19 vaccines as a lifeline.
As a way out of the waves of sickness and death that have come time and time again over the last 18 months.
As a way to halt the virus that ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — After months of heated school board meetings, the battle over whether children in Pennsylvania schools have to wear masks has shifted to the courts.
At least three lawsuits have been filed challenging the...Read more
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — On Monday, Leaders of the Horry County Republican Party gathered in the multipurpose room at the Base Recreation Center in Myrtle Beach for one of the local GOP’s monthly meetings.
The party has ...Read more
SEATTLE — Federal prosecutors plan to criminally indict Mark Forkner, the former Boeing 737 Chief Technical Pilot who is alleged to have deceived aviation regulators and airlines about a critical new flight control ...Read more
A $100 million loan on Donald Trump’s Fifth Avenue tower was moved to a watch list Monday because of “lower average occupancy,” according to information compiled by Wells Fargo & Co.
The debt, sponsored by the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County soon will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a recent negative coronavirus test to enter Dodger and SoFi stadiums as well as Major League Soccer venues for events with more than 10,...Read more
LOS ANGELES — Hate crimes increased by 35% in Orange County in 2020, the largest annual jump in at least a decade, according to a new report.
Hate-motivated attacks that did not rise to the level of a crime — known as...Read more
Two of California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s four children have tested positive for the coronavirus, the governor’s office announced Friday.
In a statement, Erin Mellon, a spokeswoman for the governor, said the two children,...Read more
WASHINGTON — Democratic moderates in the U.S. House are imploring Speaker Nancy Pelosi to move forward with a Sept. 27 vote on a bipartisan infrastructure bill despite threats from progressives to block it if a much ...Read more
LOS ANGELES — A magnitude 4.3 earthquake was reported Friday evening just before 8 p.m. Pacific time in Carson, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake was felt across Southern California, from the San ...Read more
LOS ANGELES — A group of 500 Los Angeles firefighters filed a lawsuit Friday against the city over its requirement that L.A. employees be vaccinated against COVID-19.
The lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles County Superior ...Read more
CHICAGO — After four weeks and an avalanche of witnesses portraying R. Kelly as the predatory ringleader of a long-running criminal enterprise, federal prosecutors in New York City are expected to rest their case in ...Read more
HARTFORD, Conn. The capital city is testing out a kinder, gentler approach to reducing the rat population in Bushnell Park, with a strategy straight out of school sex education.
Every week, Hartford fills 30 lunchbox-...Read more
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