Family of deceased inmate sues over excessive pepper spray

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The family of a Philadelphia man who died in a Pennsylvania state prison…

Iowa virus vaccinations to move to nursing homes next week

JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) – The vaccination of Iowa’s nursing home residents is set to begin next…

Matt Gaetz disbarment sought in Florida Democrat’s petition

A failed Democratic U.S. House candidate has filed a request to have Rep. Matt Gaetz disbarred…

Congress freezes its pay in spending bill

They may not have known it, but members of Congress voted this week to freeze their…

Florida couple and their dog debark plane via emergency slide before takeoff

A Florida couple and their Great Dane used an emergency slide to get off a Delta…

Mark Meadows makes surprise appearance at Georgia ballot signature audit

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows made a surprise appearance at Georgia’s audit of absentee…

GOP Rep. Kinzinger Blasts Republican Colleagues Joining Trump’s Attempt to Overturn Election: They’re Doing It for Retweets

Congressman Adam Kinzinger has been one of the few Republicans to publicly call out some of…

Karl Rove Trashes ‘Idiotic’ Advice, ‘Unbelievable’ Antics from Trump’s Conspiracy Caucus of Mike Flynn and Sidney Powell

Former Bush White House campaign architect Karl Rove repeatedly condemned the legal kitchen cabinet fueling President Donald Trump’s election…

Health leader expects 175,000 vaccinations by year’s end

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Oklahoma health officials could begin vaccinating people in the second phase of…

Virginia policy change offers employers $200M tax relief

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – State officials announced a temporary policy change Tuesday that will provide about…

Pierce, Collins lead 1st-time nominees for basketball hall

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) – Boston Celtics star Paul Pierce and longtime player, coach and broadcaster Doug…

Honolulu won’t count prisoners’ infections in reopening data

HONOLULU (AP) – Honolulu officials will no longer count COVID-19 cases among prisoners at Halawa Correctional…

Defiant Illinois business owner: ‘If everybody would open up, they would have to give in’

In some of the Illinois counties where local officials are enforcing COVID-19 restrictions, some businesses continue…

Biden calls reporter a ‘one-horse pony’ as he pledges not to interfere in Hunter inquiry

President-elect Joe Biden called a reporter a “one-horse pony” as he left his Tuesday press conference…

82-Year-Old Supreme Court Justice Breyer Says He’s Unsure When He’ll Retire: ‘Hard to Know Exactly’

Mandel Ngan/Getty Images Justice Stephen Breyer, 82, said in an interview published Tuesday that he is…

Fauci: Operation Warp Speed Will Go Down in History as a ‘Highly Successful Endeavor’

Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Tuesday, hours after he got the coronavirus vaccine, that Operation Warp…

Joe Biden vows response to SolarWinds hack

President-elect Joseph R. Biden said Tuesday that President Trump dropped the ball on the recent hack…

Joe Biden: Have not discussed Hunter Biden probe in Cabinet talks

President-elect Joseph R. Biden said Tuesday that he has not discussed a federal probe into his…

Mexico sees most journalists killed in 2020, group says

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexico had the most journalists killed in retaliation for their work in…

Writing off more of that 3-martini lunch is causing a stir

WASHINGTON (AP) – Stuffed into the new emergency relief package is a morsel that President Donald…