Trump-backed Republican ‘assembling lawyers’ as she refuses to concede governor race

Kari Lake says she is assembling lawyers and collecting evidence of voters who had trouble casting…

Coast Guard cutter heads for annual mission to Antarctica

NEWS AND OPINION: Three cheers for the nation’s only heavy icebreaker — U.S. Coast Guard Cutter…

House Democrats rally behind Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, next generation of leaders as Pelosi steps down

House Democrats lined up a new generation of leaders Thursday following the historic announcement by 82-year-old Speaker…

Lauren Boebert’s lead shrinks in Colorado U.S. House race

DENVER — Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert’s lead has decreased against Democrat Adam Frisch in the tight…

Biden administration to ask Supreme Court to take up student debt plan

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration plans to ask the Supreme Court to reinstate the president’s student…

Poland: Errant Ukrainian air defense missile’s ‘self-destruct system did not work’

A presumed Ukrainian air defense missile landed in a village in Poland after the malfunction of…

Tax rebate 2022: Payment worth up to $600 must be claimed in Idaho before new year

Eligible residents of Idaho have until the year’s end to claim a special session tax rebate…

Psychedelics caucus launched to research benefits of mushrooms and LSD

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Attack on Pelosi’s husband comes into focus, but questions remain

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday she will scale back her role in Congress following last…

Democrats and Republicans say DHS isn’t prepared for the looming migrant surge

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Thursday that he has a “plan” to deal with what’s…

Revered and reviled Pelosi stepping back but her influence will remain

It was political theatre to match the moment, a House love-in for its speaker and political…

Jan. 6 committee interviews source at heart of Trump motorcade lunging story: Report

Members of the Jan. 6 committee heard from Robert Engel, the agent former President Donald Trump…

Apple AirPods may work as hearing aids, study shows

A pair of Apple’s AirPods may help some people hear nearly as well as costlier hearing…

Suspected driver involved in horror crash that injured 25 police recruits arrested

The suspected driver of the car that crashed into 25 police recruits has been arrested, police…

TikTok hiring while U.S. big tech companies slash workforces

American big tech workers’ loss is their Chinese competition’s gain — TikTok is growing its workforce…

Biden praises Pelosi’s leadership as House Speaker steps down

President Biden on Thursday praised Nancy Pelosi as the “most consequential” House Speaker in history, following…

Warnock sees Trump as anchor around Walker’s neck in Georgia runoff race

Democrat Sen. Raphael Warnock is betting that former President Donald Trump is so toxic in Georgia…

Home births hit 31-year record during COVID last year: CDC

The number of U.S. home births reached the highest level since 1990 during the COVID-19 pandemic…

FBI Director Wray blames COVID school shutdowns for fueling juvenile crime spree across the U.S.

FBI Director Christopher Wray said Thursday that kids who were shut out of schools during the…

Family of Egypt activist Alaa Abdel-Fattah says he has ‘deteriorated’ since hunger strike

CAIRO — The family of imprisoned Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel-Fattah said they were allowed into the…