Former Speaker of the House John Boehner told the respected host of NBC’s “Meet the Press” he’s “a s--t” for asking about a potential run for office in the future.
The smack talking came at the end of an ...Read more
CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Sunday blasted unsubstantiated social media chatter as “homophobic, racist and misogynistic rumors” and indicated she is not resigning.
“I will continue to lead a group of...Read more
A passenger train derailed Sunday north of Cairo, leaving at least 11 people dead and some 98 others injured, a Health Ministry official said, the latest in a string of rail accidents.
The derailment occurred when at ...Read more
WASHINGTON — Withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan meshes with the Biden administration’s goal of focusing resources on China and the COVID-19 pandemic, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said, as another top U.S. ...Read more
The 19-year-old gunman who killed eight people at an Indianapolis FedEx facility Thursday used two legally purchased assault rifles, police said late Saturday.
Brandon Scott Hole, who died by suicide after the mass ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS — Founded by a member of the Ku Klux Klan and now a city where most residents are people of color, Brooklyn Center embodies the challenges and the promise of a rapidly changing America.
Residents old and new...Read more
LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County sheriff’s detectives are investigating three separate homicides that occurred Saturday night in Pico Rivera, near Los Angeles International Airport and in East Los Angeles.
The first ...Read more
At least three people were killed overnight Sunday in Kenosha, Wisconsin, at a bar popular with local college students, according to police.
Police responded to Somers House Tavern just before 1 a.m. and found multiple ...Read more
WASHINGTON — A decision on how to resume vaccinating Americans with the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus shot will probably come by Friday, the top U.S. infectious-diseases specialist said, a faster timeline than other ...Read more
The U.S. warned Russia of “consequences” if jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny dies, deepening the conflict over the dissident who has already survived an alleged assassination attempt and is now engaged in the ...Read more
Sharon Van Etten
(Rough Trade *** 1/2)
Back in 2010, Sharon Van Etten was finding her way as a solo artist, working as an intern for Brooklyn’s Ba Da Bing records and recording "Epic" at Miner Street ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I am a woman who has been through a lot. I grew up thinking my grandmother was my mother, my mother was my sister, my uncle was my brother, and my own siblings my nieces and nephews. A family issue brought it ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS — Police in a Minneapolis suburb shot and killed an armed carjacking suspect after he fled from a moving vehicle and appeared to try to carjack a second vehicle on Hwy. 13 in Burnsville on Sunday afternoon.
CHICAGO — A 7-year-old girl died Sunday after she was shot inside a vehicle in a drive-thru lane at a McDonald’s restaurant on Chicago's West Side, according to Chicago police.
The girl and a 29-year-old man were each...Read more
The U.K. government is closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 variants and cautioned it is too early to say if hospitality venues in England can reopen indoors as planned next month.
The comments from Environment ...Read more
Chad said its army has repelled rebels advancing southwards towards the country’s capital, N’Djamena, on Saturday.
The convoy was intercepted in the southwestern Kanem region on Saturday, army spokesman Colonel Azem ...Read more
AUSTIN, Texas — Austin police said an active shooter incident at an apartment complex in Austin, Texas, that left three people dead appears to have stemmed from a domestic situation.
Medics pronounced three people dead ...Read more
Dozens of West Point cadets will be forced to repeat their freshman year after being accused of cheating on an online calculus exam.
Of the 73 freshmen investigated in the military academy’s biggest cheating scandal in ...Read more
The U.S. and Iran edged closer to ending their standoff over the nuclear deal, with Washington describing talks as “constructive” and the Islamic Republic signaling that it was ready to debate the details of how the ...Read more
Black Rob, the East Harlem rapper whose “Life Story” stirred and inspired listeners, died Saturday. He was 51.
The artist, whose legal name was Robert Ross, was battling kidney failure, according to accounts from ...Read more
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