‘I am ashamed of myself’: Mastermind behind US college admissions scandal locked up

The mastermind behind the US college admissions scandal which saw celebrities and prominent figures use their…

US House of Representatives in chaos after failing six times to pick new speaker

The US House of Representatives has adjourned after six votes over two days failed to produce…

‘I feel like my body was gaslighting me for years’, says Billie Eilish

Billie Eilish has said she felt like her body was “gaslighting” her, as she reflected on…

US state forces porn websites to ask users for ID

People who want to visit pornographic websites in the US state of Louisiana must now provide…

FBI increases reward for info in D.C. pipe bomb case to $500K

The FBI said Wednesday it will offer up to $500,000 to anyone with information leading to…

Trump’s last-minute plea for McCarthy doesn’t sway any House Republicans

Former President Donald Trump didn’t move the needle at all Wednesday by renewing his call for…

Kevin McCarthy on the ropes: GOP fighting over speaker’s gavel leaves House in limbo

For the fourth time in two days, Rep.-elect Kevin McCarthy fell short of the votes needed…

Rep. Chip Roy claps back at Newt Gingrich for calling GOP lawmakers ‘blackmailers’

Rep. Chip Roy lashed out at fellow Republican Newt Gingrich Wednesday morning for labeling Mr. Roy…

California seeks sterilization victims to pay reparations

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — About 600 people alive today can’t have children because California’s government sterilized them…

More toys recalled in 2022 than previous 4 years combined

An inflatable inner tube with poles covered in lead-based paint. A toddler walker with tiny wheels…

Friend gives update on NFL player Damar Hamlin’s condition

The health of Damar Hamlin, the American footballer who collapsed during a game, is “moving in…

Pence joins Trump in urging Republicans to back McCarthy’s speaker bid

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AOC open to ‘unity candidate’ as McCarthy struggles to lock down speaker votes

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Judge slashes millions in damages due by hate groups that participated in Charlottesville rally

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Proud Boys go to trial on sedition as Jan. 6 probe heats up

WASHINGTON (AP) — As members of the Proud Boys extremist group stormed past police lines and…

New Hampshire asks DNC for leniency on nomination calendar request

New Hampshire Democrats are warning the national party they will not be able to meet some…

Oklahoma AG announces 4 new opioid settlements worth $226M

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma entered settlement agreements with three major pharmacy chains and an opioid…

Survey: Religiously, Congress doesn’t reflect America

Religiously speaking, the incoming 118th Congress looks like America – that is, the America of decades…

Introducing Zeldathon, a year of Zelda stories

In 1950s Japan, a young Shigeru Miyamoto, while exploring the countryside surrounding Kyoto, happened upon a…

Incoming California House Democrat to be sworn in on Superman comic book worth $5 million

Rep.-elect Robert Garcia will be sworn into office on the U.S. Constitution and several sentimental items,…