Biden nominates women to command posts, highlighting scarcity of female generals

President Biden used an International Women’s Day ceremony Monday to announce the nomination of two female…

New York Republicans Move to Impeach Cuomo as State AG Appoints Lawyers to Lead Harassment Inquiry

Republican legislators in New York moved on Monday to impeach Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D), saying he…

Whitmer: Please turn on lights to remember pandemic victims

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is asking Michiganders to turn on the lights outside…

Airline stocks rally, American cites plan to pay off loan

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – Airline stocks rose Monday, spurred by signs that vaccine rollouts could…

New FBI boss in Portland aims to tackle soaring gun violence

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Portland‘s soaring rate of gun violence and deaths is a “public safety…

Prosecutors: Man admits obstruction in opioid kickback probe

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) – A Pennsylvania man pleaded guilty in federal court in Vermont on Monday…

Oregon to spend $325M to help kids catch up on learning

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Oregon leaders plan to spend up to $325 million in state and…

Harris announces $250M in federal funding to bridge COVID inequities

Vice President Kamala Harris announced $250 million in federal grants to community organizations working to boost…

Pennsylvania budget secretary defends spending plan, minimum wage hike

Pennsylvania Budget Secretary Jen Swails spent three hours defending Gov. Tom Wolf’s spending plan – a…

Ex-federal prosecutor and employment discrimination attorney to lead Cuomo harassment investigation

New York Attorney General Letitia James announced the two attorneys who will lead the state’s investigation…

Jacob ‘QAnon Shaman’ Chansley Kept Behind Bars as Reagan-Appointed Judge Hammers His Lawyer for ‘Publicity Stunt’ Interview on ‘60 Minutes’

Jacob Chansley, the QAnon Shaman, is seen at the U.S. Capitol in a Jan. 6, 2021…

RNC Hits Back at Trump’s Cease and Desist, Claiming He Approves the Use of His Name

Over the weekend, news broke that lawyers for former President Donald Trump sent the Republican National…

NYT Report Alleges Secret Deals Within Lincoln Project, George Conway Calls For Group to be ‘Shut Down’

Ahead of the 2020 presidential election, four founders of the Lincoln Project had reportedly quietly begun…

Florida to lower age eligibility for COVID vaccine to 60

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Monday that he would drop the eligibility…

NY attorney general names team that will investigate Cuomo

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – New York Attorney General Letitia James on Monday appointed a former federal…

US offers residency to Venezuelans and will review sanctions

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Biden administration said Monday it is offering temporary legal residency to several…

Kristi Noem, South Dakota governor, to sign ban on transgender athletes in women’s sports

PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Monday said she will sign a bill…

Nurses at Massachusetts hospital go on strike after labor negotiations fall apart

At least 100 nurses at a Massachusetts hospital walked off the job on Monday after failing…

Pelosi says she never accused lawmakers of being a threat to colleagues

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Monday denied ever accusing any lawmakers of being a threat to…

Blinken move to ‘accelerate’ Taliban peace talks upsets Afghan officials

Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s team is attempting to “accelerate” negotiations between the Taliban and the…