Senate Republicans seek to block Biden’s order allowing taxpayer funds for abortions overseas

Senate Republicans introduced Thursday legislation to ban taxpayer dollars from paying for abortions overseas, seeking to…

Missouri House passes ban on enforcement of federal gun laws

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Missouri House on Thursday passed a bill to ban local…

Michigan House ties aid to giving virus powers to counties

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – The Republican-controlled Michigan House approved a nearly $3.6 billion coronavirus relief package…

House passes bill offering sick leave for essential workers

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The Virginia House passed a bill Thursday that would guarantee paid sick…

Biden doctrine replaces ‘America first’ with ‘diplomacy first’

President Biden delivered a broad reset of America’s place in the world, putting diplomacy at the…

Epstein victims compensation fund temporarily suspended

A compensation program established for victims of sexual abuse by the late Jeffrey Epstein will be…

Amy Klobuchar takes swing at tech monopolies with new antitrust bill

Minnesota Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar released a sweeping antitrust reform bill on Thursday that would present…

Gun sales hit high in January, continuing 2020 surge

Gun sales hit a historic high in January as violent riots hit the U.S. Capitol and…

GOP scores budget victory with ban on illegal immigrants getting checks

Senate Republicans won a change to Democrats’ budget Thursday that would block illegal immigrants from getting…

Desperation grows as Mexico runs out of vaccines

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Desperation mounted in Mexico Thursday as the country runs out of coronavirus…

Oregon looks at ban on using tear gas against crowds

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Tear gas, pepper spray and impact munitions have been deployed by police…

Corruption case targets 11 in small Los Angeles County city

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A former mayor of the tiny Los Angeles County city of Maywood…

Biden revives claim of being ‘shot at’ overseas

President Biden on Thursday revived his vague claim that he has been “shot at” in danger…

Kyle Rittenhouse in ‘safe house’ after prosecutors try to rearrest him: Lawyers

Kyle Rittenhouse, who is charged with homicide, is residing in an undisclosed “safe house,” his lawyers…

A lost iPhone and a small act of kindness and courage

Some hikers recently demonstrated a wholesome side of America that we rarely discuss in daily life.

Wimbledon eyeing reduced-capacity crowd in June

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) – Wimbledon organizers are planning for a reduced-capacity crowd at this year’s Grand…

Senate approves measure to limit governor’s declarations

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The North Dakota Senate has endorsed legislation that would limit emergency or…

Tony Evers, Wisconsin governor, issues new mask mandate an hour after GOP repeal

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers issued a new statewide mask order on Thursday, an…

Smartmatic USA sues Fox News hosts, Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell for $2.7 billion

MIAMI — A voting technology company is suing Fox News, three of its hosts and two…

Restaurant’s liquor license suspended over COVID-19 rules

CANBY, Ore. (AP) – Route 99 Roadhouse south of Portland in Canby has had its liquor…