VOA record-keeping mandate brings fresh tensions

The agency that oversees the U.S. government’s overseas broadcasting operations is facing controversy over rules requiring…

Montana lawmakers advance bill to nullify federal gun bans

HELENA, Mont. (AP) – A measure that would prohibit state and local law enforcement officials in…

On eve of openers, Manfred hopes full capacity by midsummer

NEW YORK (AP) – Fans return to major league stadiums for openers on Thursday amid pandemic…

Yellen says regulatory panel to look at 2020 market turmoil

WASHINGTON (AP) – Last year’s coronavirus-triggered market turmoil exposed vulnerable areas in the U.S. economy that…

Pentagon reaffirms Biden’s transgender policy changes but declines to discuss impact on unit cohesion

Policy changes made by President Joe Biden allowing transgender members of the military to serve openly…

Ohio better than average when it comes to stress

It’s been more than a year filled with at least some type of stress for nearly…

Russia escalates fighting in eastern Ukraine, prompting calls from Chairman Milley

Renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine and a buildup of Russian forces on the Ukrainian border prompted…

Guess How Much Glenn Greenwald Is Estimated to Rake In Each Year From Substack?

Spoiler alert: it’s a lot. Glenn Greenwald, the Intercept co-founder who resigned after accusing the news…

Rhode Island reports high daily increase of COVID-19 cases

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – The Rhode Island Department of Health on Wednesday reported more than 560…

Amazon to bring workers back to offices by fall

SEATTLE (AP) – Amazon plans to have its employees return to the office by fall as…

YouTube testing feature hiding dislikes to combat ‘targeted’ campaigns

YouTube is testing a new feature to hide “dislike” counts on videos in an effort to…

Dissidents shudder at China’s attempt to challenge US concept of human rights

Chinese officials are trying to embed the communist regime’s understanding of human rights at the United…

Maine GOP officials form caucus after party voted down censure of Susan Collins

Over two dozen Republican officials in Maine formed a caucus after the state’s primary GOP voted…

Arnold Schwarzenegger Dismisses Gavin Newsom’s ‘Ludicrous’ Claim That Republicans Are Behind His Recall

TOLGA AKMEN/AFP via Getty Images Arnold Schwarzenegger, who served as the Republican governor of California from…

Johns Hopkins Doctor Whacks Fauci for Pessimistic Herd Immunity Forecast: He ‘Completely Ignores’ Natural Immunity

Johns Hopkins Professor Dr. Marty Makary defended his assessment that health officials including Dr. Anthony Fauci are acting…

Biden’s jobs plan positions U.S. to ‘outcompete China’: White House

The White House is billing President Biden‘;s “American Jobs Plan” as a key vehicle for competing…

Nevada restaurants eligible for grants in virus relief aid

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Nevada’s restaurants are among the industries hit hardest by the pandemic and…

Ohio pauses workplace vaccine clinics not open to public

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) – Ohio’s vaccination rollout is moving toward outlining how private clinics can give…

Evangelion got its own Tamagotchi game, and you can play it in English now

There was a Neon Genesis Evangelion Tamagotchi-like video game for the Bandai WonderSwan, and if that…

Kansas City Council member charged with assault

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kansas City Council member Brandon Ellington was charged Wednesday with assault…