Report: Mexico’s COVID-19 policies cost huge number of lives

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexico’s unwillingness to spend money, do more testing, change course or react…

New US Senate panel to tackle Nevada tourism amid pandemic

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – A U.S. Senate subcommittee focused on travel and tourism has met…

Business groups ‘extremely disappointed’ Whitmer administration extended COVID-19 office restrictions

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s administration extended COVID-19 Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Act (MIOSHA) emergency business place…

Officer fired for trying to stop colleague’s chokehold wins pension lawsuit

A Buffalo, New York, officer who was terminated in 2008 after trying to stop a fellow…

Senate advances measure to curb anti-Asian American hate crimes

The Senate voted to advance Asian American hate crime legislation on Wednesday despite criticisms from some…

Nancy Pelosi says she was ready to battle Capitol mob: ‘I’m a street fighter’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she would have physically fought the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol rioters…

Steve Scalise says GOP would ‘take action’ against Matt Gaetz if DOJ charges Florida congressman

House Minority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana said Wednesday that Republican leadership would “take action” against…

Brazil court greenlights probe of president’s virus response

SAO PAULO (AP) – Brazil’s Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed a Senate investigation of President Jair…

Montana bills would limit governor’s powers in emergencies

HELENA, Mont. (AP) – A slate of bills limiting the governor’s powers during states of emergency…

WVU Hospitals gets OK to add beds to Fairmont Medical Center

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) – WVU Hospitals has received regulatory approval to add 32 beds to Fairmont…

IndyCar opens season with stacked rookie class chasing Dixon

Jimmie Johnson, Scott McLaughlin and Romain Grosjean, oh my! That’s quite the rookie class for IndyCar,…

US intelligence chiefs: ‘We don’t know’ Putin’s reason for military buildup on Ukrainian border

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s reason for a major military buildup on Ukrainian borders remains a mystery,…

Ireland to investigate Facebook following massive data leak

Ireland’s data protection agency on Wednesday launched an investigation into Facebook after the personal data of…

Letlow swearing-in leaves House Democrats with razor-thin majority temporarily

Julia Letlow on Wednesday was sworn in to represent the House seat that her late husband…

Liz Cheney Bluntly Says on Fox News She ‘Would Not’ Support Trump If He Was the 2024 GOP Nominee

Congresswoman Liz Cheney (R- WY) said Wednesday she would not support Donald Trump if he was…

Defense’s Own Expert Witness Admits that George Floyd Should Have Been Given ‘Immediate Medical Attention’

Jerry Blackwell, the prosecutor in the trial of former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin for the…

More COVID state shutdowns unlikely, despite CDC suggestion

When one of the nation’s top health officials this week suggested states dealing with a spring…

Idaho House approves prohibition on mask mandates

BOISE, Idaho (AP) – The House on Wednesday approved legislation prohibiting mask mandates by government entities…

Obama veteran confirmed to lead Biden effort to cut emissions in infrastructure development

The Senate confirmed Brenda Mallory to lead the White House Council on Environmental Quality in a…

Steve Scalise slams Kamala Harris on border absence and puts her picture on missing person-inspired milk carton

House Minority Whip Steve Scalise was seen with a “missing children”-inspired milk carton featuring Vice President…