Mitch McConnell at 80 defies exodus of Capitol’s oldest leaders while discontent simmers in GOP base

While Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer are stepping down after decades in…

2nd Arizona county delays certifying election results in protest

PHOENIX — A second Republican-controlled Arizona county on Monday delayed certifying the results of this month’s…

Climate reparations get cold shoulder from activists, conservatives ahead of expected GOP roadblock

Liberals and conservatives are criticizing a U.N.-backed deal supported by the Biden administration for richer nations…

Twitter reinstates Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene

Elon Musk’s Twitter has reinstated the personal account of far-right Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, which was…

New York issues first licenses for legal marijuana dispensaries

NEW YORK (AP) — New York issued its first 36 cannabis dispensary licenses on Monday, taking…

Top Senate Democrat: ‘Trump was right’ about TikTok, warns parents to keep children off app

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Mark Warner (D-VA) praised former President Donald Trump on Sunday for recognizing…

GOP demands prosecution data from Biden administration, says border jumpers should face charges

House Republicans demanded data Monday from the Biden administration on the number of border jumpers who…

Latest shelling near Ukrainian nuclear power plant was ‘close call,’ IAEA chief says

Renewed fighting between Ukraine and Russia near the Zaporizhzhia power plant has again raised concerns from…

Former MSNBC host hires lawyer after her dismissal from network: Report

Tiffany Cross, whose contract was not renewed at MSNBC, is now reportedly looking to sue the…

New York hands out first recreational marijuana licenses to retailers

New York regulators have doled out the first recreational marijuana licenses to retailers, paving the way…

Federal judge rejects Jen Psaki’s bid to duck testifying in censorship lawsuit

A federal judge on Monday denied a motion to quash a subpoena from former White House…

Biden insists he was in the dark about Justice Department’s new special prosecutor for Trump probes

President Biden said Monday that he was not informed before Attorney General Merrick Garland appointed a…

Biden pardons two Thanksgiving turkeys, sends them back to school to get poultry science degrees

President Biden on Monday upheld the White House tradition of granting pardons to turkeys, sparing them…

Supernatural star dies aged 47

Supernatural actress Nicki Aycox has died at the age of 47. Her death was confirmed by…

House GOP targets Hunter Biden, but voters say priorities are wrong

Republicans are set to take control of the House for the first time since Democrats flipped…

Social Security recipients missing out on $182,000 by claiming too early: Study

Social Security beneficiaries are missing out on receiving close to $200,000 by claiming too early, according…

Kyrie Irving’s return to Nets met with support from Black Hebrew Israelites

Kyrie Irving returned to the Barclays Center after serving more than a two-week suspension, with support…

Banned Twitter users return: ‘We’re coming back with a vengeance’

Several banned Twitter users are making their return to the social media platform, following new owner…

Biden sends federal aid to help clean up after massive ‘lake effect’ snowstorm

Joe Biden is sending federal aid to western New York state to help authorities clean up…

Sen. Mark Warner: Trump ‘was right’ about TikTok risks; urges parents to be cautious

Sen. Mark Warner says former President Donald Trump was right to crack down on China-owned TikTok,…