Hospitality leaders tell Senate that industry is being destroyed by COVID-19 restrictions

Testimony from industry leaders at an Illinois Senate Tourism and Hospitality hearing on Thursday featured a…

GOP Senator John Thune Decries ‘Cancel Culture’ From Trump Allies Within the Republican Party

Many Republicans have been vocal in decrying “cancel culture,” and in a new interview one GOP…

Bonnets, Gloves, Glasses: Two Florida Women Don Granny Costumes to Try to Qualify for Covid Vaccines

Mario Tama/Getty Images Two Florida women had an unusual strategy to attempt to get the coronavirus…

Colorado residents soon able to file for unemployment

DENVER (AP) – Out-of-work residents in Colorado will soon be able to reopen and file new…

Bills that help first responders hit by COVID-19 advance

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Virginia lawmakers have passed bills that allow certain first responders to file…

John Thune: Donald Trump allies engaging in ‘cancel culture’

PIERRE, S.D. — U.S. Sen. John Thune is criticizing Republican activists and party leaders for engaging…

Kim and Kanye: Tales of an uber celeb marriage gone wrong

NEW YORK (AP) – Holograms and Twitter rants, roving gospel gatherings and billion-dollar business ventures. If…

Winter storm delays COVID-19 vaccines in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – The winter storm that brought snow, ice and frigid temperatures across the…

Warrant: Opioid addiction may have motivated clinic shooting

BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) – An alleged gunman’s addiction to opioid medication was the “driving force” behind…

Six more tied to Oath Keepers charged with conspiracy in Capitol siege

The Justice Department charged a half dozen more Capitol rioters tied to the right-wing Oath Keepers…

Austin gives clue to Afghanistan position as withdrawal deadline approaches

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin indicated Friday that the violence in Afghanistan cannot continue for him to…

House committee starts process for dealing with two contested elections

House Administration Committee members convened briefly Friday afternoon to start establishing procedures in contested election cases…

Gov. DeSantis to Order Florida Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of Rush Limbaugh

Mandel Ngan/Getty Images Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said Friday he intends to order flags in…

LA Times Owner Denies Report of Possible Sale as Hedge Fund Attempts Takeover of Tribune Publishing

Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images for NantHealth, Inc.) Patrick Soon-Shiong, owner of the…

Cuomo vows to “call out” criticism of nursing home response

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his health commissioner offered a full-throated defense Friday…

Pfizer, BioNTech say their COVID-19 vaccine can be stored at warmer temperatures

The Pfizer coronavirus vaccine can be stored in regular freezers, the pharmaceutical giant and its partner…

US singer Marilyn Manson faces investigation over domestic violence allegations

Singer Marilyn Manson is facing a domestic violence investigation over alleged incidents from around 10 years…

Manchin rebuke to Biden with nix of Neera Tanden’s OMB confirmation

Sen. Joe Manchin announced that he will vote against Neera Tanden’s confirmation to be President Biden’s…

AOC demands investigation into alleged Andrew Cuomo cover-up of nursing home deaths

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has called for a bipartisan investigation into Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s handling…

Biden touts vaccine success as wintry weather causes 6M dose backlog

Freezing temperatures, snow, and ice were blamed for a 6 million dose backlog in the nation’s…