CDC panel: mRNA vaccines ‘preferred’ over J&J shot, citing blood clotting

COVID-19 vaccines that use messenger RNA are preferable to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, advisers to…

U.S. regulators lift in-person restrictions on abortion pill

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration is loosening some restrictions on where women can obtain…

Court upholds Trump administration’s ban of gun bump stocks

NEW ORLEANS — A federal appeals court in New Orleans is the latest to uphold a…

Cyber vulnerabilities overwhelming security professionals in government and industry

Making sense of ongoing cyberattacks and the villains responsible is overwhelming professionals in government and business…

President Joe Biden halts plan to pay illegal immigrant families separated at border

The federal government has pulled out of negotiations to pay massive settlements to illegal immigrant families…

New California workplace rules end distinctions between vaccinated, unvaccinated employees

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California workplace regulators on Thursday extended the state’s coronavirus pandemic regulations into next…

Biden’s highway safety pick vows to reduce U.S. traffic deaths

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s pick to run the nation’s highway safety agency pledged Thursday to…

Congress passes ban on imports made with Uyghur forced labor

The Senate on Thursday gave final approval to a bipartisan bill to crack down on imports…

Biden lobbying senators to blow up filibuster for partisan overhaul of voting laws

President Biden held private talks with a cadre of Senate Democrats on Thursday in an effort…

Ex-Epstein employee tells Maxwell trial she ‘never’ saw misconduct by socialite as defence begins case

A former employee of Jeffrey Epstein has told Ghislaine Maxwell’s trial that she “never” witnessed any…

Biden honors three soldiers with Medal of Honor for bravery in Iraq, Afghanistan

President Biden on Thursday bestowed the Medal of Honor, the nation’s most prestigious military award, to…

McConnell warns of institutional ‘armageddon’ if Dems gut filibuster to pass their election bill

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell warned on Thursday that any attempt by Democrats to blow up…

The Witcher season 2 ‘looks so much different’ than what showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich had planned

If The Witcher season 1 lays out a chessboard, season 2 is when the chess match…

U.S. imposes sanctions against China over abuse of Uyghurs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration said Thursday it is imposing new sanctions on several Chinese…

House Speaker Pelosi: Lawmakers should be able to own individual stocks

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is singing the praises of America’s free market economy — at least…

U.S. jobless claims rise to a still-low 206,000

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week despite signs…

Louisiana judge goes on unpaid leave over home video with racist slurs

A Louisiana judge is temporarily stepping down after a video surfaced of people using racial slurs…

Melania Trump releases first digital image as part of NFT investment

Former first lady Melania Trump appears to have the “vision” to invest in nonfungible tokens. Trump…

Music producer Flow La Movie among nine killed in Florida-bound plane crash

An airplane carrying music producer Flow La Movie crashed shortly after takeoff in the Dominican Republic…

Army says nearly 98% got the COVID-19 vaccine by deadline

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 98% of the active duty Army had gotten at least one dose…