UConn guard Bouknight has elbow surgery, out indefinitely

STORRS, Conn. (AP) – UConn guard James Bouknight will be out indefinitely after having surgery on…

African Union buys 270 million vaccine doses for continent

JOHANNESBURG (AP) – The African Union announced Wednesday that it has purchased a total of 270…

Former Whiting mayor who stole money to gamble avoids prison

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) – A former Whiting mayor who pleaded guilty to charges that he spent…

10 House Republicans vote to impeach Trump

Ten House Republicans voted with Democrats on Wednesday to impeach President Trump for inciting insurrection at…

Lyft fires driver after she reveals using legal gun during attempted carjacking

A Lyft driver was fired from her job after revealing she used a legally owned gun…

After student suicides, some ask for sports in Illinois to resume amid pandemic

It’s been months of no sports for Illinois high school students because of Pritzker administration guidance…

Biden briefed by FBI and Secret Service about ‘threat picture’ and preparations for inauguration

President-elect Joe Biden’s team says he has been briefed by senior officials about potential threats during…

ABC News’ Cecilia Vega Says Trump’s Presidential Legacy Worse Than Nixon’s After Second Impeachment

ABC News senior White House correspondent Cecilia Vega said that, after a second, historically bipartisan impeachment the Donald…

Jake Tapper Rips Pro-Trump Congressman Who Lost Legs in Combat: I ‘Don’t Know About His Commitment’ to Democracy in U.S.

CNN host Jake Tapper on Wednesday questioned Rep. Brian Mast’s (R-FL) “commitment to democracy” in the U.S., though he…

Amid production woes, US coal deaths at historic low in 2020

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – Five miners died in U.S. coal mines in 2020, an all-time low…

South Dakota Chief Justice wants pay raises for judges

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Chief Justice Steven R. Jensen used his first State of…

Donald Trump in Oval Office during impeachment vote

President Donald Trump was in the Oval Office as the House of Representatives voted to impeach…

NJ state Senate majority leader to retire when term ends

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – New Jersey state Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg said Wednesday she will…

Kansas COVID-19 hospitalizations fall from last month’s peak

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Coronavirus hospitalizations have fallen in Kansas from their high last month and…

Rep. Pressley: Husband positive for COVID-19 after lockdown

BOSTON (AP) – U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley said Wednesday that her husband has tested positive for…

McConnell: No time for impeachment trial before Trump term ends

A Senate trial on whether to convict President Trump on a House impeachment article would take…

‘A sad and tragic day’: Cory Gardner condemns ‘sedition’ in wake of Capitol Hill siege

Former Sen. Cory Gardner, a Colorado Republican, condemned the Capitol Hill siege as “a sad and…

Texas woman arrested on voter fraud charges

A Texas woman was arrested on voter fraud charges Wednesday after a video from Project Veritas…

Jake Tapper Tears Into ‘What About Caucus’ Republicans: ‘There Were People Killed In The Capitol. Who Cares About a Hashtag?!’

CNN’s Jake Tapper pulled no punches criticizing Republicans who used “whataboutism” tactics to oppose the impeachment…

George Clooney Says the Trump Name Will ‘Forever Be Associated with Insurrection’ After Capitol Riots

JP Yim/Getty Images George Clooney believes the Trump name has officially been tarnished in the wake…