Idaho approves money for hospital staff, vaccine training

BOISE, Idaho (AP) – Idaho officials on Wednesday approved spending $5 million of federal coronavirus relief…

Gov. Kelly urges state to ‘hunker down’ amid virus surge

MISSION, Kan. (AP) – Democratic Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly warned residents Wednesday not to let down…

Liberal groups worried Biden will fill administration with ‘old, white, and male’ leaders

Calls from liberal groups for President-elect Joe Biden to appoint far-left leaders and diversify the racial…

‘Undeserved’: Top Democrats knock Trump for pardoning Mike Flynn

Congressional Democrats are lambasting President Trump for pardoning retired Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn after the Justice…

Former FBI Official Calls Out Trump’s Pardon of Michael Flynn as ‘Yet Another Form of Obstruction of Justice’

Former FBI counterintelligence official Frank Figliuzzi called out President Donald Trump’s for completing the cover-up of his abuse of power…

Judge reduces prison sentence for former Alabama speaker

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – A judge on Wednesday slashed former House Speaker Mike Hubbard’s prison sentence…

Wolf vetoes bills on firearms during emergency, gas drilling

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday vetoed bills on firearms during the pandemic…

Alabama university aims to enroll patients for vaccine trial

Scientists at the University of Alabama at Birmingham say they aim to begin enrolling patients soon…

Michael Flynn granted full pardon by Donald Trump

President Trump announced Wednesday that he had pardoned his former national security adviser of crimes related…

Rita Hart-Mariannette Miller-Meeks Iowa 2nd Congressional District House race nears tie amid recount

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The historically close race for Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District seat could be…

Rationales shift as Nevada considers future of vote by-mail

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada’s decision to send all active voters mail-in ballots ahead of…

California Assembly to meet in NBA arena for new session

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – The California Assembly will be trading its Capitol chambers for a downtown…

Trump not inviting Biden to White House creates second-longest period after election without transition meeting

It has been 22 days and counting since the Nov. 3 election, and President Trump has…

COVID-19 cases surpass 60M worldwide

The number of COVID-19 cases topped 60 million worldwide on Wednesday, the day before Thanksgiving. A…

Maine governor’s economic committee calls for federal help to support spending

Gov. Janet Mills’ hand-picked economic development committee is calling for more federal aid as the state…

Jake Tapper Speaks Out on Trump Era, Says He Feels Sympathy For Trump Supporters Being Lied To About Election: ‘That’s a Disgrace’

Scott Olson/Getty Images Jake Tapper said he feels “sympathy” for supporters of President Donald Trump, who…

Not Just Flynn: Trump White House Reportedly Considering ‘Pardon Blitz’ on His Way Out

Olivier Douliery/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s pardons may not just be limited to turkeys and former…

New Senate leader: Economy, virus recovery among priorities

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – In February, the Alabama Senate will have a new leader for the…

Women’s hoops begins; flexibility key in COVID times

Eight months after women’s college basketball was stopped because of the coronavirus, the sport is back.…

Trump pardons former aide who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI

Donald Trump has pardoned his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying…