Lawmaker seeks to ban Grand Theft Auto video game following uptick in Illinois carjackings

An Illinois lawmaker wants to ban the sale of Grand Theft Auto, a video game featuring…

GOP puts NIH on hot seat with call for investigation into US funding to Wuhan lab

More than two dozen Republican House members demanded the Health and Human Services Department’s independent watchdog…

All out-of-state board members of Texas power grid operator resign following winter blast

All four out-of-state board members of the Texas power grid operator submitted their resignations after millions…

Washington Post Reporter Defends Coverage of Biden’s New Immigrant Detention Facility: It ‘Isn’t Like Trump’s Kids in Cages’

Eric Baradat/Getty Images A Washington Post reporter defended the paper’s decision to describe the Biden administration’s…

Falcons looking to get creative as they face major overhaul

ATLANTA (AP) – Taking over a team that has endured three straight losing seasons, the Atlanta…

Pompeo: Reckless Chinese virus labs threaten the world

Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Chinese laboratories conducting virus research pose a threat to…

Biden, Trudeau lavish praise upon each other in Zoom bilateral

President Biden said Tuesday the U.S. has “no closer friend than Canada” as he kicked off…

Amazon refused to participate in intel committee hearing on SolarWinds hack: Lawmakers

Amazon refused to participate in the Senate Intelligence Committee’s open hearing on the hack of SolarWinds…

IU plans in-person spring commencements, for graduates only

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) – Indiana University plans to hold in-person spring commencements at all of its…

Legislature mulls raising Arizona’s low unemployment pay

PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona’s super-low $240 maximum weekly unemployment benefit would increase to $320 by mid-summer…

Capitol riot: Ex-police chief says he did not see FBI report warning of ‘war’ in Washington

The former US Capitol Police chief says he only found out this week that his officers…

Lee Zeldin is mulling a run for New York governor

Republican Rep. Lee Zeldin of Long Island said he has received a lot of calls from…

‘Stick together’: Schumer pleads for party unity amid wage hike fight

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer Tuesday privately urged Democrats to remain united in an effort to…

No charges for officers involved in Daniel Prude’s death after grand jury declines to indict

A New York grand jury on Tuesday declined to indict the officers involved in the death…

Dominion CEO Speaks Out on Mike Lindell Lawsuit: He Has Been ‘Reckless’ And the Damage Has Been ‘Devastating’

Dominion Voting Systems filed a defamation lawsuit against MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell this week. Lindell has…

South Dakota House moves to impeach AG after fatal crash

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota House lawmakers on Tuesday began impeachment proceedings against the state’s…

San Marino finally gets vaccines, but goes with Sputnik V

ROME (AP) – The Republic of San Marino finally can start its coronavirus vaccination drive after…

Montana House committee tables bill to abolish death penalty

HELENA, Mont. (AP) – A Montana House committee tabled a bill to abolish the death penalty…

NC bill lets concealed permittees be armed at more churches

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – Concealed weapon permit holders could carry handguns on North Carolina private school…

Nearly 170 Confederate symbols taken down in 2020: Southern Poverty Law Center

The country set records for Confederate cleansing in 2020, taking down 168 monuments and symbols honoring…