Joe Biden to mark Transgender Day of Visibility with new actions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Biden is commemorating Transgender Day of Visibility by celebrating prominent transgender Americans…

Mike Pence unveils Republican policy agenda for midterm elections

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Vice President Mike Pence has unveiled a new policy platform for…

TSA to let passengers choose gender PreCheck program

The Transportation Security Agency said it will allow enrollees in its pre-check program to select their…

Inflation watch: Prices for chicken, pork, ground beef to soar while cost of steak drops

Meat and poultry prices are expected to climb this year due to substantially higher costs for…

As Russia sees tech brain drain, other nations hope to gain

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Russia’s tech workers are looking for safer and more productive professional pastures.…

Novavax asks EU regulator to clear COVID-19 vaccine for teens

LONDON (AP) — The pharmaceutical developer Novavax says it has asked the European Medicines Agency to extend…

Christopher Steele declares vindication after FEC excludes him from Clinton, DNC fines over dossier

Christopher Steele, the British ex-spy who compiled the now-discredited dossier aimed at damaging Donald Trump, is…

Meeks, McCaul introduce war crimes legislation aimed at Putin

The chairman and the ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Thursday introduced legislation…

COVID-19 skeptics sue Biden administration over Twitter censorship

Three COVID-19 skeptics who have been censored on Twitter have filed a lawsuit against the Biden…

Large COVID-19 study finds no meaningful benefit of ivermectin vs. placebo in Brazil

A large, randomized study in Brazil found that COVID-19 patients who received ivermectin, an anti-parasite medicine…

Lindsey Graham to oppose Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court confirmation

Sen. Lindsey Graham announced Thursday he will oppose Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson‘s confirmation to the Supreme Court.…

Biden to release 1 million barrels of oil per day from strategic reserve

President Biden will release a record 1 million barrels of oil per day from the Strategic…

Parent-inspired perfectionism rising in college students, study finds

A new study links a rise in perfectionism among college students to harmful, all-or-nothing expectations for…

McConnell says COVID spending package could shrink to $10B

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan package to provide fresh spending to combat COVID-19 may drop to…

Greta Thunberg aims to drive change with ‘The Climate Book’

LONDON (AP) — Climate activist Greta Thunberg has compiled a handbook for tackling the world’s interconnected…

Maryland lawmakers send climate change bill to Gov. Hogan

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers gave final approval Thursday to a broad measure to cut…

Body of 18-year-old abducted from Walmart parking lot found in gravesite

The body of a missing 18-year-old in Nevada has been found in a gravesite, police said.…

Rand Paul digs at ‘neocon’ foreign policy of fellow GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham

Sen. Rand Paul called for temperance in the United States’s approach to the war in Ukraine,…

Democrats block trans candidate from primary for trying to ‘manipulate voters’

A local Missouri Democratic committee took a page from the Communist Party of China’s playbook when…

Shanghai official admits city was ill-prepared for omicron wave

A leading Shanghai official said Thursday the major Chinese city had been “insufficiently prepared” for the…