Politics and Government

Hong Kong leader: National security law has been 'effective'

9 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says the city's new national security law has been “remarkably effective in restoring stability” after months of political unrest, and that bringing...
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India Blocks Several Alibaba Apps in Widening Chinese Blacklist

17 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

India banned another 43 Chinese apps including some of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.'s key shopping services, expanding its mobile blacklist to more than 200 applications.
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Singapore Pushes Digibanks in Face of China, U.S. Crackdown

17 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Singapore's financial regulator will stick with its plans to award digital banking licenses by the end of the year, undeterred by tightening scrutiny in China and the U.S...
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Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump plans to pardon former national security advisor Michael Flynn, Axios reported, citing sources with direct knowledge of...
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Former California Gov. Brown blasts Trump for COVID-19 response

Former California Gov. Brown blasts Trump for COVID-19 response

1 hour ago   |   KCRA

California's longest-serving governor, Jerry Brown, spoke out about politics and the surge in novel coronavirus across the state - including in Colusa County, where he now...
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Trump Is Said to Plan Pardon of Flynn

2 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Michael T. Flynn, the president's former national security adviser, twice pleaded guilty to lying to the F.B.I.
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Reality Check: The Career And Legacy Of Pat Kessler

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Known to be tough but fair, Pat Kessler has built a respected career covering politics. As he prepares for retirement, WCCO is looking back on his incredible...
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Lebanon's outgoing PM fears for his life after political fight

2 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Hassan Diab says entrenched interests stymied reform efforts adding that he does not want to stay as caretaker leader.
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FBI probing computer system hack in Delaware County, Pennsylvania

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Action News has learned that the FBI has now joined a criminal investigation into who hacked the Delaware County, Pennsylvania government computer system.
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Biden's Homeland Security nominee, Alejandro Mayorkas, has SoCal roots

3 hours ago   |   ABC

President-elect Joe Biden has nominated Alejandro Mayorkas, who grew up in Los Angeles, to head Homeland Security.
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Biden win over Trump in Nevada made official by court

Biden win over Trump in Nevada made official by court

LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Supreme Court made Joe Biden's win in the state official on Tuesday, approving the state's final canvass of the Nov. 3 election. The unanimous action by... Read more ...

2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

Nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards were announced Tuesday, with Beyoncé leading among the nominees with nine. Read more ...

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Alabama, Notre Dame and Ohio State round out the top four. Read more ...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Democrat Joe Biden has been certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the governor said Tuesday. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat... Read more ...

Pennsylvania Just Certified Its Results

Pennsylvania Just Certified Its Results

Joe Biden has been certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the governor said Tuesday, per the AP. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, tweeted that the... Read more ...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the next two months

The prediction comes as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations nationwide are exploding, with more than 3.1 million infections reported in the U.S. since the start of November... Read more ...

Playoff rankings: Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson, Ohio State

Playoff rankings: Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson, Ohio State

Alabama is No. 1 in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season, followed by Notre Dame, Clemson and Ohio State. Read more ...

Biden to formally introduce national security team as official transition begins

Biden to formally introduce national security team as official transition begins

WASHINGTON - In one of his first moves after the Trump administration approved the start of the presidential transition, Joe Biden is set to formally introduce some of the... Read more ...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump plans to pardon former national security advisor Michael Flynn, Axios reported, citing sources with direct knowledge of... Read more ...

Badger game vs. Minnesota canceled Saturday due to COVID-19

Badger game vs. Minnesota canceled Saturday due to COVID-19

This weekend's Badger football game is canceled because of coronavirus. Read more ...