Blue Rapids, Kansas, drops charges against David Sain, who displayed profane anti-Biden flag

BLUE RAPIDS, Kan. — A Kansas town has dropped all charges against a man prosecuted for…

Body pulled from car after plunge into icy Niagara Falls rapids

A woman’s body has been recovered from a car after it plunged into the water near…

Federal appeals court sides with GOP in Arizona voting rules case

PHOENIX — A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that Arizona doesn’t have to give voters who…

Jan. 6 to dominate Dems’ 2022 races as some in party say tactic goes too far

Voters can expect to be bombarded in 2022 with TV campaign ads laden with video of…

Democratic leadership denies slow-walking punishment against Boebert

Democratic leadership denied there was any tentativeness to punish Rep. Lauren Boebert, Colorado Republican for remarks…

Donald Trump: Joe Manchin will ‘fold,’ support Democrats’ $1.75 trillion social welfare bill

Former President Donald Trump predicted Wednesday that Sen. Joe Manchin III, a key Democratic swing vote,…

WHO: Omicron could spread faster but it’s still not certain

GENEVA (AP) – The World Health Organization says early evidence suggests the omicron variant may be…

Congress cuts hot-button issues from annual Pentagon policy bill, leave in big funding boost

A compromise version of the annual defense policy bill that has passed the House stripped out…

Progressive caucus backs four-day work week bill

The Congressional Progressive Caucus endorsed a 32-hour workweek bill that would give employees an extra day…

Senate GOP says push to overturn vaccine mandates about holding Biden to election-year promises

Senate Republicans argued on Wednesday their push to overturn the White House’s private-sector vaccine mandate is,…

Ghislaine Maxwell and Epstein seen at the Queen’s log cabin in new photos shown to court

Newly released pictures chart Ghislaine Maxwell’s relationship with disgraced billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, with one image showing…

Elizabeth Warren wades into Texas primary battle to back far-left Cisneros over moderate Cuellar

Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday endorsed progressive favorite Jessica Cisneros’ bid to unseat Rep. Henry Cuellar…

Joe Biden says he’s not planning to deploy U.S. troops to Ukraine to unilaterally confront Russia

President Biden said Wednesday putting U.S. troops on the ground in Ukraine to deter a potential…

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli firm reaches $40M settlement in gouging case

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – A company once owned by “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli will pay up…

Court grapples with legality of state school masking mandate

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A lawyer for Pennsylvania’s acting health secretary on Wednesday defended the validity…

U.S. businesses advertised near-record 11 million open jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. employers posted 11 million open jobs in October, nearly matching a record…

California plans to be abortion sanctuary if Roe overturned

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – With more than two dozen states poised to ban abortion if the…

COVID cases spike even as U.S. reaches vaccine milestone

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Even as the U.S. reaches a milestone of roughly 200 million people…

Poll: Majority of Utah voters don’t want Trump comeback in 2024

The prospect of former President Donald Trump vying for the White House in 2024 doesn’t thrill…

Our best movie experiences of 2021

When we talk about the best movies of a given year, we often focus on big…