‘Russia on the brain’: Biden pick for top Pentagon post was a vocal Steele dossier promoter

President-elect Joe Biden’s pick for a top Pentagon post has a lengthy Twitter history of defending…

Ohio governor: Students exposed to COVID-19 don’t need to quarantine under certain conditions

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced new guidance that includes nixing quarantines for students who were exposed…

Senate advances override of Trump’s defense bill veto

The Senate Wednesday took a step toward overriding President Trump’s veto of a critical defense spending…

Lawyers Had Some Thoughts About Josh Hawley’s ‘Irresponsible’ and ‘Pathetic’ Objection to Election Results

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) speaks on stage during the Conservative Political Action Conference 2020 (CPAC) hosted…

Trump Attacks Fox News After Interview With Georgia Lt. Gov. Saying the President Needs to Stop Election Misinformation

ROBERTO SCHMIDT / AFP / Getty Images President Donald Trump continued attacking Fox News on Wednesday,…

Minnesota working through first phase of vaccine rollout

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota health officials on Wednesday said the state continues to vaccinate healthcare workers,…

2 leaders at North Carolina prison struggling with virus die

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – Two top leaders at the North Carolina state prison that has recorded…

Kentucky auditor, wife contract coronavirus

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky’s auditor said Wednesday that he and his wife have tested positive…

Attorney general looks to stop Winnebago New Year’s Eve bash

WINNEBAGO, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Wednesday he wants to shut down…

New bill would allow state lawmakers to meet and vote remotely in Illinois

An Illinois lawmaker is making an effort to keep the state government working during statewide emergencies.…

Rubio accuses Fauci of ‘lying to the American people in order to manipulate their behavior’

Sen. Marco Rubio accused Dr. Anthony Fauci of manipulating the public in an op-ed about the…

Ticketmaster to pay $10M fine for accessing competitors’ computers

A judge has ordered Ticketmaster to pay a $10 million fine in order to avoid prosecution…

Mitch McConnell digs in against $2,000 checks: ‘Senate is not going to be bullied’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday said Republicans wouldn’t be “bullied” into a scattershot handout…

Louisiana: record-breaking 1-day positive coronavirus tests

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Louisiana reported a record one-day total of new coronavirus infections on Wednesday,…

Wyoming lawmakers to eye 2021 options after one meeting

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – Wyoming lawmakers plan to meet for a day in January before postponing…

Gilligan’s Island actress Dawn Wells dead at 82 from COVID-19 complications

Dawn Wells, a star of the popular television show Gilligan’s Island, died at age 82 from…

‘I Am Never Going to Let Politics Enter Into That’: Adm. Giroir Denies Partisan Politics to Blame for Slow Vaccine Rollout

CNN’s Jake Tapper directly challenged Adm. Brett Giroir on Wednesday over the federal government’s slow rollout…

Bernie Sanders Displays Giant Trump Tweet on Senate Floor to Whack GOP Colleagues Over $2,000 Payments: The President Is Right!

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) whacked Republican lawmakers on Wednesday for refusing to hold a vote on…

Ron DeSantis waiting his ‘turn’ to take vaccine: ‘I’m an elected official, but whoop dee doo’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said he’s waiting his turn to take the coronavirus vaccine and that…

Chiefs to rest Mahomes, other starters vs Chargers this week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Kansas City Chiefs plan to rest the majority of their…