Costa Rica's ‘explosive' debt crisis: All you need to know

10 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Costa Rica desperately needs to enact fiscal reform, experts say, but government efforts may reignite mass protests.
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Crashes reported, 'extreme caution' urged as snow arrives in Pittsburgh area

Crashes reported, 'extreme caution' urged as snow arrives in Pittsburgh area

10 days ago   |   Post Gazette

Allegheny County authorities urged caution as wintry weather descended on Western Pennsylvania.
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NYC shootings continue sky-rocketing surge in 2021

NYC shootings continue sky-rocketing surge in 2021

10 days ago   |   New York Post

The early violence does not bode well for 2021, considering the number of shootings and gun victims in 2020 matched the totals for the two prior years combined.
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Capitol Insurrectionists Said They Were Following Trump's Orders

Capitol Insurrectionists Said They Were Following Trump's Orders

10 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

“We wait and take orders from our president,” one rioter said.
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US lawyers ask 2nd Circuit to nix Trump from defamation suit

10 days ago   |   NY Daily News

The lawyers filed papers in an appeal of a lower-court Manhattan judge's ruling denying the substitution in a lawsuit brought by E. Jean Carroll, a columnist who in a June 2019...
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Investigators search for shooters outside Union County party

Investigators search for shooters outside Union County party

10 days ago   |   WYFF

Shooting happened Friday night outside Buffalo Teen Center.
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2020: Harris wins vice presidency

2020: Harris wins vice presidency

10 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Kamala Harris chalked up a number of firsts in the 2020 presidential election: the first woman, the first Black woman, and the first Asian American woman to win the vice...
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2019: First openly gay candidate runs for president

2019: First openly gay candidate runs for president

10 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Pete Buttigieg, 37, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, joined the race for the Democratic nomination for president. A veteran of the war in Afghanistan, he and his husband...
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2008: Woman seeks VP nomination on Republican ticket

2008: Woman seeks VP nomination on Republican ticket

10 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Sarah Palin was the first Republican woman nominee for vice president and the second woman from a major political party. She ran with Arizona Sen. John McCain, who announced...
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2007: Pelosi becomes speaker of the house

2007: Pelosi becomes speaker of the house

10 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Rep. Nancy Pelosi, the California Democrat, was the first woman elected to be the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. She regained the job in 2019, a first in more...
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Biden called Putin to discuss his ‘malign actions,' Navalny, Psaki says

Biden called Putin to discuss his ‘malign actions,' Navalny, Psaki says

President Biden on Tuesday called Russian President Vladimir Putin to put him on notice about his “malign actions,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki said. Psaki said that... Read more ...

Judge Orders Sex Tapes Allegedly Of Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Destroyed

Judge Orders Sex Tapes Allegedly Of Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Destroyed

Misdemeanor solicitation charges against Kraft and other men were dropped last year after a Florida appeals court ruled that the videos were not admissible as evidence. Read more ...

Apple issues new warning: Keep your iPhone at least 6 inches away from your...

Apple issues new warning: Keep your iPhone at least 6 inches away from your pacemaker

Apple is warning customers that its smartphones could interfere with medical devices. Read more ...

Biden to sign executive orders related to 'equity'

Biden to sign executive orders related to 'equity'

President Biden is slated to sign a series of executive actions revolving around "equity" policy on Tuesday, focusing on policing reform, prison reform and public housing. Read more ...

Martha Stewart launching line of cannabis products for dogs

Martha Stewart launching line of cannabis products for dogs

Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart on Tuesday launched a line of cannabis-infused oil drops and soft-baked chews for dogs, months after the successful release of her cannabidiol... Read more ...

Republican senators want to halt Trump impeachment trial

Republican senators want to halt Trump impeachment trial

Senators have taken an oath to ensure “impartial justice” as jurors in Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial, but some Republican senators want to stop the proceedings. Read more ...

California's unemployment fraud tops $11 billion; could be more, department says

California's unemployment fraud tops $11 billion; could be more, department says

The state paid out $114 billion in claims so far and says 10% of that is fraud, amounting to $11 billion. Read more ...

School creates scholarship for teacher who died due to COVID-19

School creates scholarship for teacher who died due to COVID-19

The community was able to raise nearly $10,000 in honor of Jason Englert, who was a new teacher to the district. Read more ...

Ohio dog with spina bifida looking for forever home after getting stood up...

Ohio dog with spina bifida looking for forever home after getting stood up by potential adopter

A 9-month-old puppy with spina bifida is still searching for his forever home after he got stood up by a potential adopter last week. Read more ...

Disney to change Jungle Cruise ride after years of criticism for racist...

Disney to change Jungle Cruise ride after years of criticism for racist depictions

Disney will be making changes to the Jungle Cruise ride after years of complaints about racism. Read more ...