Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

SENATE CONFIRMS CARDONA AS EDUCATION SECRETARY

The Senate confirmed Miguel Cardona to lead the Education Department on Monday, adding to President Joe Biden's Cabinet a key official...

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

CUOMO ACCUSER ENCOURAGES OTHERS TO COME FORWARD

ALBANY, N.Y. - One of the former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who has accused him of sexual harassment is encouraging others...

 
 
 
Prosecutors fill in details of Proud Boys assault on Capitol

PROSECUTORS FILL IN DETAILS OF PROUD BOYS ASSAULT ON CAPITOL

The Proud Boys gathered at the Washington Monument at 10 a.m. on Jan. 6 dressed “incognito” to avoid detection, and then fanned out...

What to expect from Biden's Mexico relationship in a post-Trump world

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM BIDEN'S MEXICO RELATIONSHIP IN A POST-TRUMP WORLD

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador worked with former President Donald Trump in spite of his regular insults of Mexicans...

 
 
 
Senate set to take up $1.9 trillion Covid aid bill as soon as Wednesday

SENATE SET TO TAKE UP $1.9 TRILLION COVID AID BILL AS SOON AS WEDNESDAY

The Senate will move forward as soon as Wednesday on President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package, with Majority...

Cuomo's office directs AG to launch independent probe

CUOMO'S OFFICE DIRECTS AG TO LAUNCH INDEPENDENT PROBE

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office has officially directed state Attorney General Tish James to move forward with an...

 
 
 
DeSantis and Florida GOP target China after CPAC

DESANTIS AND FLORIDA GOP TARGET CHINA AFTER CPAC

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and top GOP lawmakers unveiled legislation on Monday to create new guidelines for universities, state agencies...

Biden to allow migrant families separated under Trump to reunite in the U.S

BIDEN TO ALLOW MIGRANT FAMILIES SEPARATED UNDER TRUMP TO REUNITE IN THE U.S

The Biden administration's task force to reunite families separated at the border under former President Donald Trump will allow those...

 
 
 
White House: Biden not considering sharing Covid vaccine with Mexico

WHITE HOUSE: BIDEN NOT CONSIDERING SHARING COVID VACCINE WITH MEXICO

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Monday that President Joe Biden would not consider Mexican President Andrés Manuel López...

De Blasio suggests Cuomo should resign if sexual harassment allegations are substantiated

DE BLASIO SUGGESTS CUOMO SHOULD RESIGN IF SEXUAL HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS ARE SUBSTANTIATED

NEW YORK - Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Monday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will have to step down if an investigation into sexual...

 
 
 
Duckworth urges Biden admin to release intel on Russian bounties

DUCKWORTH URGES BIDEN ADMIN TO RELEASE INTEL ON RUSSIAN BOUNTIES

Sen. Tammy Duckworth is urging President Joe Biden's administration to declassify and release intelligence regarding Russia's alleged...

FORMER FRENCH PRESIDENT NICOLAS SARKOZY SENTENCED TO JAIL IN CORRUPTION TRIAL

Sarkozy served as president from 2007 to 2012.

 
 
 

RUSSIA'S CORONAVIRUS VACCINE MAKES INROADS IN DISPUTED TERRITORIES

In the rebel-held territories in Ukraine's east, residents have been receiving the Sputnik vaccine since early February.

‘Being playful': Cuomo says he ‘teased' staff, agrees to independent inquiry

‘BEING PLAYFUL': CUOMO SAYS HE ‘TEASED' STAFF, AGREES TO INDEPENDENT INQUIRY

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday offered his most detailed response yet to allegations that he sexually harassed...

 
 
 
Trump teases 2024 run in CPAC remarks attacking Biden, Republican critics

TRUMP TEASES 2024 RUN IN CPAC REMARKS ATTACKING BIDEN, REPUBLICAN CRITICS

Donald Trump laced into his successor on Sunday, excoriating Joe Biden for what he called “the most disastrous first month of any president...

CDC advisory panel recommends J&J single-dose Covid vaccine

CDC ADVISORY PANEL RECOMMENDS J&J SINGLE-DOSE COVID VACCINE

A CDC advisory panel on Sunday unanimously recommended Johnson & Johnson's single-dose coronavirus vaccine for Americans 18 and older,...

 
 
 
Justice Department appeals order blocking federal eviction ban

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT APPEALS ORDER BLOCKING FEDERAL EVICTION BAN

The Justice Department is appealing a ruling by a U.S. judge in Texas blocking the federal eviction moratorium, the agency announced...

Bill Cassidy says it's dangerous for GOP to 'idolize' Trump

BILL CASSIDY SAYS IT'S DANGEROUS FOR GOP TO 'IDOLIZE' TRUMP

Sen. Bill Cassidy on Sunday warned that the GOP's continued embrace of Donald Trump would cost Republicans elections up and down the...

 
 
 
Fauci on CPAC speech: 'I'm sure that you can get a standing ovation by saying I'm wrong'

FAUCI ON CPAC SPEECH: 'I'M SURE THAT YOU CAN GET A STANDING OVATION BY SAYING I'M WRONG'

Dr. Anthony Fauci on Sunday said South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem's criticism of him at the Conservative Political Action Conference was...

CPAC designed as a Trump coronation, former head of American Conservative Union says

CPAC DESIGNED AS A TRUMP CORONATION, FORMER HEAD OF AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE UNION SAYS

The former head of the organization that oversees CPAC on Sunday called this year's ongoing event a coronation of Donald Trump. Calling...

 
 
 



Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

The Senate confirmed Miguel Cardona to lead the Education Department on Monday, adding to President Joe Biden's Cabinet a key official who will help lead the administration's... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved Covid vaccine met with pushback as...

Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved Covid vaccine met with pushback as Catholic diocese condemns it for ‘ties to abortion cells'

As Johnson & Johnson rolls out its freshly approved Covid-19 vaccine in the US, it faces a religious controversy as the Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans has labeled it... Read more ...

Hawks fire Lloyd Pierce; will Nate McMillan replace him as head coach?

Hawks fire Lloyd Pierce; will Nate McMillan replace him as head coach?

Atlanta announced Monday night that it has fired Pierce amid a rough stretch in which the team lost 12 of its last 17 games. Read more ...

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

A serial killer dubbed the “I-5 Strangler” was reportedly slain at the California state prison where he was serving multiple life sentences. A corrections officer at Mule Creek... Read more ...

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

ALBANY, N.Y. - One of the former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who has accused him of sexual harassment is encouraging others to come forward if they've had similar... Read more ...

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

The Republican bill would enact more restrictions for absentee voting and cut back on weekend early voting hours favored by larger counties, among other changes. (Image credit... Read more ...

Minneapolis scraps plan to hire influencers to spin George Floyd murder trial

Minneapolis scraps plan to hire influencers to spin George Floyd murder trial

Minneapolis city officials said Monday they've ditched plans to hire social media influencers to spin news from the upcoming murder trial of ex-cop Derek Chauvin in George... Read more ...

Comic-Con to remain virtual in 2021, cites financial strain

Comic-Con to remain virtual in 2021, cites financial strain

The San Diego Comic-Con will remain virtual for the July event, but organizers are planning for a smaller-scale gathering later this year. Read more ...

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will arrive in Mass. next week

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will arrive in Mass. next week

Gov. Charlie Baker says the initial supply will be limited, but will go directly to pharmacies and other vaccination sites. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson official on vaccine distribution

Johnson & Johnson official on vaccine distribution

Johnson & Johnson has started shipping out nearly 4 million doses of its newly authorized, one-shot COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...