‘Not warranted’: Armed Services leaders call for National Guard drawdown at Capitol

The top Republican and Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee declared Thursday there is no…

Force ‘needed to get back in the car’ after yearlong hiatus

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) – John Force climbs on his scooter, turns the key and takes off.…

Cole _ and his dad _ looking forward to return of fans

Gerrit Cole is looking forward to having his father at Yankee Stadium on opening day to…

Wyoming moving ahead with Trump Jr.-backed election changes

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – Wyoming lawmakers will continue to discuss proposed election changes endorsed by Donald…

Green New Deal Democrats join backlash against Biden’s oil drilling freeze on public lands

President Biden is facing growing bipartisan backlash over his order to pause new oil and gas…

VIRUS TODAY: Biden signs aid bill; ex-presidents get shots

Here’s what’s happening Thursday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.: Read more…

Minor leagues experimenting with robo umps, larger bases

NEW YORK (AP) – Major League Baseball will experiment with several rule changes in the minor…

Mississippi becomes first state to ban transgender athletes from girls sports since Biden’s executive order

Mississippi’s Republican governor has signed a bill into law mandating that transgender athletes compete in sporting…

Majority of New York lawmakers demand Cuomo resign

The majority of New York state lawmakers have called for Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s resignation as he…

Biden pick for top Justice Department post is a big fan of Black Lives Matter

President Biden’s pick for the No. 3 spot at the Justice Department has repeatedly praised the…

First Female Marine Combat Pilot Amy McGrath Strafes Tucker Carlson: ‘Fox News Ought to Apologize to All Women in the Military’

Former Kentucky Senate candidate Amy McGrath, who was the first female Marine combat pilot, trained her fire…

Idaho lawmakers want to make legalizing drugs more difficult

BOISE, Idaho (AP) – A House panel on Thursday approved a proposed constitutional amendment that would…

Shaken by pandemic, soccer avoids financial collapse

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) – Wandering around the concourses of the third tier of Anfield’s main stand…

Biden signs $1.9 trillion rescue plan to give workers ‘a fighting chance’

President Biden on Thursday signed into law the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package that will provide…

White House pushes back against Texas Gov. Abbott’s ‘open borders’ criticism

The White House is taking issue with Texas Gov. Gregg Abbott‘s assertion that President Biden’s “open…

‘This is a crisis’: Laredo Border Patrol apprehends 111 migrants in just three trucks in 24 hours

A total of 111 migrants were taken into Customs and Border Protection custody within 24 hours…

Biden signs $1.9 trillion ‘American Rescue Plan’ — here’s what’s in it

A $1.9 trillion bill called the “American Rescue Plan” completed passage in Congress on Wednesday without…

Biden administration will raise ‘genocide’ on Uyghur Muslims in US-China meeting next week

The White House will raise the fate of Xinjiang’s Uyghur Muslims during the first in-person meeting…

CNN’s Kaitlin Collins Confronts Jen Psaki on Refusal to Call Detainment of Migrant Children a ‘Crisis’

During Thursday’s press briefing, CNN reporter Kaitlin Collins pushed Biden administration press secretary Jen Psaki on…

Gallo’s early power surge brings hope for big 2021 season

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) – Joey Gallo’s spent several spring trainings in Arizona so the Texas Rangers…