New bill tackles inflation by increasing annual limits on contributions to retirement accounts

A pair of GOP lawmakers want to fight inflation by allowing people to stash more money…

Liberal cities run into opposition over bids to use taxpayer dollars for abortion travel

Like Apple and Yahoo, some deep blue cities in bright red states want to help cover…

Los Angeles County drops plan for new universal indoor mask mandate

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County dropped a plan to impose a universal indoor mask mandate…

Two new cases of HIV recovery give scientists hope for a broadly usable cure

Two new cases, one from America and one from Spain, give scientists new hope for finding…

Manchin soothes rage of climate activists who cancel plans to disrupt congressional baseball game

Environmental activists canceled plans to disrupt the annual Congressional Baseball Game on Thursday after Sen. Joe…

DHS defends new border wall construction, says it will save migrants’ lives

Homeland Security announced plans Thursday to complete sections of President Trump’s border wall in Yuma, Arizona,…

House sends Biden bill to spend $52 billion on computer chip production, compete with China

The U.S. is poised to pour more than $50 billion into domestic semiconductor production to increase…

Postal Service announces election division to oversee mail-in ballots

WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service is creating a division to handle election mail issues…

Report: D.C. mayor requested National Guard help for handling migrants

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has asked federal authorities for National Guard help in handling the migrants…

Voters appeal ruling upholding Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s eligibility to seek reelection

ATLANTA — A group of voters on Thursday took their quest to get U.S. Rep. Marjorie…

After Biden COVID recovery, admin launches new booster push

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s administration is launching a renewed push for COVID-19 booster shots…

Biden voices concern over China’s provocations on Taiwan in two-hour call with Xi

President Biden underscored his opposition to China’s efforts to “undermine peace and stability across the Taiwan…

Google bans apps promoting medical misinformation from App Store

Google will now ban apps deemed to be promoting medical misinformation or impersonating government agencies, businesses,…

House sends $280B semiconductor and science bill aimed at China to Biden’s desk

The House voted in favor of legislation providing $280 billion in funding to help companies compete…

If monkeypox spreads through sexual contact, is it an STD?

NEW YORK (AP) — For most of the six decades that monkeypox has been known to…

Miami considers shipping homeless people to a small island in the Atlantic

The Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners is considering a new plan that would move homeless people…

Biden boasts ‘giant step forward’ for America from Democrats’ new tax-and-spend bill

President Biden on Thursday called the Senate Democrats’ $433 billion climate and energy package “a giant…

Treasury Secretary Yellen says the economy is ‘transitioning,’ not falling into recession

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Thursday that the U.S. is not in a recession, but the…

‘Those who play with fire will only get burnt’: China’s warning to US over Taiwan

China’s president has warned Joe Biden against “playing with fire” over Taiwan as tensions grow over…

Biden’s Democrats told to listen to Obama’s warning not to raise taxes during a recession

Conservatives have resurrected video footage of President Obama warning against raising taxes during a recession, taunting…