Walmart expands abortion coverage for employees

NEW YORK — Walmart, the nation’s largest employer, is expanding its abortion coverage for employees after…

Portland mayor bans homeless camps on school walking routes

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler announced Friday that the emergency declaration banning homeless…

Manchin dismisses critics, embraces ‘hero and villain’ role

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Sen. Joe Manchin said he pays no attention to criticism or campaign donations…

Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster merger would kill competition, DOJ says in closing arguments

The proposed merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster would crush competition among the…

Community pharmacies struggling to stock Adderall

Over half of community pharmacies have reported trouble purchasing Adderall, a popular drug used to treat…

Majority of college students have at least one mental illness: Study

Mental health problems have increasingly trended among university students over the past eight years. A researcherRead…

Relationship with Andrew Cuomo’s daughter led to trooper’s transfer

ALBANY, N.Y. — A New York state trooper should have been disciplined for getting romantically involved…

Biden sets up White House summit to battle racism, violent extremism

President Biden will host a summit next month aimed at countering racism and “hate-fueled violence” in…

EU follows US lead, approves plan to stretch monkeypox vaccine supplies

The European Union’s drug regulator has approved a strategy for countries to increase their monkeypox vaccine…

Instacart must pay DC $2.5M after pocketing workers’ tips

Instacart, an online food delivery service, must pay $2.5 million after the company failed to pay…

British man bites police dog

A British man was sentenced to eight months in jail after biting a police dog. Read…

Judge: Prosecutors cannot enforce Michigan’s abortion ban

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan judge on Friday blocked county prosecutors from enforcing the state’s…

FDA issues first-ever warning for flavored nicotine gummies

The Food and Drug Administration has issued an official warning against a company that makes and…

WATCH: Alec Baldwin says he feared retaliation from Trump supporters after Rust death

Ten months after cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was shot and killed on the set of the movie…

Russia to halt gas flows to Germany, raising fears of complete cutoff

Russian state-owned gas giant Gazprom said Friday that it will halt gas deliveries via its Nord…

McConnell-aligned PAC drops first ad of Pennsylvania Senate spending blitz

A political action committee with close ties to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has launched its…

Lawyers argue to delay North Dakota law banning abortion

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Lawyers for North Dakota’s only abortion clinic asked a judge Friday to…

DHS is building a $500,000 taxpayer-funded wall at Biden’s Delaware beach house

President Biden may oppose building a wall along the U.S.’s southern border, but he’s currently spending…

Senate GOP running on crime, inflation to put Dems on defense in blue states

SEATTLE — Senate Republicans, who are struggling to gain traction in key swing state races ahead…

Democrats demand social media companies crack down on FBI threats

Democrats on the House Oversight Committee are demanding social media companies crack down on the escalation…