GOP field in Pennsylvania’s Senate race heads for reshuffle

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – The Republican field of candidates aiming to capture Pennsylvania’s open U.S. Senate…

GOP Rep. Lauren Boebert apologizes to Muslims for Ilhan Omar remarks

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert apologized Friday for using anti-Muslim language in describing…

Virginia reports first child to die from COVID-related inflammatory syndrome

The first child in Virginia has died from the multisystem inflammatory syndrome associated with COVID-19 in…

EXPLAINER: What happened to the Afghanistan evacuation?

WASHINGTON (AP) – The evacuation of American citizens and others from Afghanistan didn’t end with the…

WHO: Mutation in South Africa, ‘omicron,’ is a variant of concern

The World Health Organization on Friday formally designated a coronavirus variant first detected in South Africa…

Some Old Spice and Secret deodorants and sprays recalled

Consumer products giant Procter & Gamble has recalled some of its deodorants and aerosol spray products…

Biden orders travel ban on South Africa, other countries due to variant

The Biden administration said Friday it is restricting travel from South Africa and seven other countries…

Interior report calls on Biden to raise costs of oil and gas drilling on federal land

The Interior Department on Friday recommended that the Biden administration consider raising royalty rates for oil…

Shots fired at police, journalists in Martinique COVID riots

PARIS (AP) – French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said Friday that shots were fired overnight at…

EU orders travel ban on South Africa to halt variant spread

BRUSSELS (AP) – The European Union nations on Friday agreed to impose a ban on travel from…

St. Paul police union sues city over vaccine mandate

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The police union in St. Paul, Minnesota is suing the city in an…

House Republican candidate recruitment spikes since last cycle

Republicans’ growing confidence about next year’s midterm elections is attracting a stampede of new GOP candidates…

Bipartisan U.S. delegation meets with Taiwanese president in unannounced visit

A bipartisan group of five House lawmakers met with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Friday in…

House retirements reshuffle midterms, GOP sees edge

‘Tis the season for House retirements. Read more…

Rasmussen: Americans still thankful, but importance of Thanksgiving slips

Four out of five Americans had “a lot to be thankful for” this year, but the…

Raging Fire and every new movie you can stream at home this weekend

The Thanksgiving weekend is a huge time for watching, and a quieter time for major new…

Stores kick off Black Friday but pandemic woes linger

NEW YORK (AP) – Retailers are expected to usher in the unofficial start to the holiday…

German government hesitant on lockdown as COVID cases rise

BERLIN (AP) – Germany’s government refused to back calls Friday for a swift and sharp lockdown…

Jewish leaders worry about rising antisemitism from the left

Jewish leaders say they are on edge about a rise in antisemitism from the political left…

Biden’s infrastructure bill poses major test for Trump voters in deep-red West Virginia

Infrastructure spending, long an issue that has drawn bipartisan support on Capitol Hill, is shaping up…