Goodbye, Fort Hood: Austin approves plan to nix Confederate names from U.S. military bases

Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on Thursday signed off on a plan to strip any mention…

Republican nominee pivots to crime in Kansas governor’s race

TOPEKA, Kan. — The Republican candidate for Kansas governor is pivoting from education to crime as…

Ben Sasse in talks to quit U.S. Senate, lead University of Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Sen. Ben Sasse said he is the sole finalist in the University of…

Oregon gubernatorial race a tossup and GOP hopes to flip state

The GOP sees an opportunity to flip the governorship in deep-blue Oregon, as its nominee runs…

Michelle Obama schedules tour to promote latest book

NEWS AND OPINION: Former first lady Michelle Obama has a new book titled “The Light We…

Risk of recession rising as Russian invasion of Ukraine, inflation hit global economy, IMF warns

The International Monetary Fund lowered its economic forecast again for 2023, saying countries making up one-third…

Former Uber security officer found guilty of hiding major hack from regulators

An Uber executive was found guilty of paying off hackers to hide a major data breach…

Twitter launches edit button in US for premium subscribers

Twitter has unveiled the highly anticipated edit button in the United States.

Biden to pardon thousands of Americans convicted of possessing cannabis

Joe Biden is to pardon thousands of Americans convicted of possessing cannabis. The US president said…

Whistleblowers reveal pattern of sexual misconduct at FBI: ‘Sounds like Sodom and Gomorrah’

A hostile work environment of sexual harassment and retaliation against female agents who complain about it…

Biden to pardon all federal convictions for marijuana possession

President Biden will pardon everyone convicted on federal charges of Marijuana possession, the White House announced…

Wisconsin judge blocks absentee ballot spoiling

MADISON, Wis. — A Wisconsin judge is prohibiting voters from canceling their original absentee ballot and…

FBI finds U.S. crime rate steady in 2021, but data incomplete

The FBI estimates violent crime rates didn’t increase substantially last year, though they remained above pre-pandemic…

Maine doctor could lose license for prescribing hydroxychloroquine, ivermectin

Maine’s state medical board has withdrawn some allegations against a doctor facing the loss of her…

Planned Parenthood pours $5M into vital North Carolina races

RALEIGH, N.C. — Planned Parenthood’s political arm announced a $5 million investment Thursday in North Carolina’s…

White House doubles down on calls for Big Oil to reduce profits as Democrats fret over OPEC cuts

The White House returned to scolding Big Oil on Thursday as President Biden scrambles to blunt…

House Republicans urge Biden to reject California’s bid to ban sales of gas-powered cars

More than 150 House Republicans pushed President Biden on Thursday to reject a forthcoming request by…

She-Hulk transforms a loveable Marvel Comics loser into a total manchild

She-Hulk: Attorney at Law has settled into a comfortable rhythm in the back half of its…

Cruz, Graham warn Mayorkas to prepare for impeachment

Two high-profile GOP senators warned Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Thursday to prepare to face…

U.S. to begin screening travelers coming from Uganda for Ebola

WASHINGTON — The United States will begin screening travelers coming from Uganda for Ebola as an…