Biden to travel to Kansas City to tout infrastructure plan, continuing Midwest tour

President Biden will travel to Kansas City, Missouri to promote his signature infrastructure package, signed into…

Elon Musk says people over 70 should be barred from running for political office

Tesla founder Elon Musk suggested that there should be an age cap for people wanting to…

Pope Francis warns of global ‘retreat from democracy,’ blasts nationalism

Pope Francis warned the world of a “retreat from democracy” that’s been occurring in Europe and…

Rare blizzard warning for Hawaii’s mountains – with up to 12 inches of snow

A rare blizzard warning has been issued for mountains on Hawaii’s Big Island, potentially bringing up…

Trump media partner says it has lined up $1B in capital

PALM BEACH, Florida (AP) — Donald Trump’s new social media company and its special purpose acquisition…

California parents knowingly sent child to school with COVID

CORTE MADERA, Calif. (AP) — Northern California parents knowingly sent their COVID-19 positive child and a…

U.K. tightens travel testing rules amid omicron concerns

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s government tightened travel restrictions Saturday amid concerns about the spread of the…

Whoopi Goldberg mocked on right as ‘transphobic’ for saying men can’t carry a fetus

Whoopi Goldberg took a ribbing on the right for declaring that men cannot bear a fetus,…

Omicron may not be prevented by immunity from other COVID infections, South Africa data finds

A South Africa preprint study found that the omicron variant may not be prevented by having…

Anti-lockdown protesters march through Dutch city of Utrecht

UTRECHT, Netherlands (AP) — Thousands of people marched peacefully through the Dutch city of Utrecht on…

Netflix’s intense animated manga adaptation The Summit of the Gods is a literal trip

The gap between the popular image of climbing Mount Everest and the stark realities of the…

Longtime GOP lawmaker Don Young says Trump should ‘just shut up’

Rep. Don Young, Alaska Republican, had a stark message for former President Donald Trump, telling him…

Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect deny manslaughter charges as bail set

The parents of a teenage school shooting suspect who disappeared after they were charged with four…

China’s communists bash US democracy before Biden summit

BEIJING (AP) — China’s Communist Party took American democracy to task on Saturday, sharply criticizing a…

2nd Stacey Abrams governor bid sees new tests, intrigues

ATLANTA (AP) — Stacey Abrams announced a long-awaited second run for Georgia governor this week, but…

Outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel: Virus death toll ‘so bitter because it is avoidable’

BERLIN (AP) — Outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday made what is likely her final appeal…

Scholz’s party approves deal for new German coalition govt

German Chancellor-designate Olaf Scholz’s center-left party gave its overwhelming approval Saturday to forming a new government…

Ikea fights against attack using trusted email senders

Such attacks have become more common during the pandemic.

Shortage of electronics parts making car repairs more expensive

With electronics more critical, the supply chain crisis hits auto service and parts retailers.

Russia planning military offensive in Ukraine, according to US intelligence officials

Russia is planning a military offensive against Ukraine, which could begin as soon as early 2022,…