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CONSUMER WATCHDOG AGENCY REDISCOVERS ITS TEETH UNDER BIDEN

NEW YORK - The nation's consumer watchdog is signaling a more aggressive approach toward the financial services sectors after a few...

OBAMA DOG BO, ONCE A WHITE HOUSE CELEBRITY, DIES FROM CANCER

WASHINGTON - Former President Barack Obama's dog Bo died Saturday after a battle with cancer, the Obamas said on social media. News...

 
 
 

KIRAN AHUJA, RACIAL JUSTICE ACTIVIST, SET TO RUN OPM WITH LIKELY SENATE CONFIRMATION

President Biden's pick of racial justice and defund-the-police activist Kiran Ahuja to run the Office of Personnel Management is poised...

BIDEN'S BAD FOREIGN POLICY DEALS

Because Barack Obama struck me as a clever fellow, I never understood why, when negotiating with despots, he failed to utilize the...

 
 
 

BIDEN'S BIG INFRASTRUCTURE PLAN HITS MCCONNELL, GOP BLOCKADE

WASHINGTON - Republicans in Congress are making the politically brazen bet that it's more advantageous to oppose President Joe Biden's...

NO RULING IN CASE DECIDING FATE OF DACA IMMIGRATION PROGRAM

HOUSTON - A federal judge did not immediately rule Tuesday on a closely watched case over the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood...

 
 
 

OBAMA FAMILY MATRIARCH HAS DIED IN A KENYAN HOSPITAL AT 99

NAIROBI, Kenya - Sarah Obama, the matriarch of former U.S. President Barack Obama's Kenyan family has died, relatives and officials...

OBAMA: 'DISAFFECTION, RACISM AND MISOGYNY' FUELING MASS SHOOTINGS

Former President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle responded to Monday's mass shooting in Colorado by calling on Democrats to "make...

 
 
 

BIDEN EXPANDS 'OBAMACARE' BY CUTTING HEALTH INSURANCE COSTS

COLUMBUS, Ohio - President Joe Biden pledged Tuesday that his $1.9 trillion rescue package would build on the promise of the Affordable...

THE 'DISTURBING INFLUENCE' OF PRESIDENTIAL NEWS CONFERENCES

WASHINGTON - He'd led allied armies in the defeat of Nazi Germany only to find himself, a decade later, a tad intimidated before the...

 
 
 

WHITE HOUSE SAYS FIVE STAFFERS OUT DUE TO PAST MARIJUANA USE

The White House said Friday that five staffers are no longer with the Biden administration because of their past marijuana use after...

MEDICAID INCENTIVE SO FAR NOT ENOUGH TO SWAY HOLDOUT STATES

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Democrats' nearly $2 trillion coronavirus relief package includes a big financial incentive for the states that have...

 
 
 

OBAMA IN UPCOMING PODCAST CREDITS HIS MOTHER FOR HIS PATH

NEW YORK - Former President Barack Obama reveals in an upcoming podcast with rocker Bruce Springsteen that he chose a career of public...

GOP STRUGGLES TO DEFINE BIDEN, TURNS TO CULTURE WARS INSTEAD

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden and the Democrats were on the brink of pushing through sprawling legislation with an eyepopping, $1.9...

 
 
 

BIDEN'S BIG RELIEF PACKAGE A BET GOV'T CAN HELP CURE AMERICA

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden wants America to know that he's from the government and he's here to help. That sentiment became a...

EDITORIAL: BIDEN PIVOT TOWARD IRAN

President Biden has begun a foreign policy swivel away from Saudi Arabia and toward Iran. If there is a rationale for the Biden pivot,...

 
 
 

DHS SECRETARY BLAMES DONALD TRUMP FOR NEW BORDER SURGE

As the U.S.-Mexico border situation spirals downward, new Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Monday blamed his Trump...

SENATE VETTING BIDEN'S CHOICE FOR SEC HEAD AMID STOCK DRAMA

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden's choice to head the Securities and Exchange Commission is coming before a Senate panel for his confirmation...

 
 
 

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: WHEN IN DOUBT, BLAME AMERICA

Many realists fear that Biden foreign policy will be informed by the president's Nobel Peace Prize-winning predecessor and teacher,...

INDIANA MEETING WITH 2 PRESIDENTS RECALLED, 11 YEARS LATER

KOKOMO, Ind. - Fourth-grader Fallon Heaslip eagerly gathered with the crowd of other students and staff members outside of Sycamore...

 
 
 



Yankees coach Phil Nevin tests positive for coronavirus

Yankees coach Phil Nevin tests positive for coronavirus

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - New York Yankees third base coach Phil Nevin is away from the team after a positive COVID-19 test. Read more ...

Mazeika's 2nd walkoff in 4 games lifts Mets over Orioles

Mazeika's 2nd walkoff in 4 games lifts Mets over Orioles

NEW YORK - Patrick Mazeika got his second walkoff RBI in four career games with a fielder's choice grounder in the ninth inning, helping the banged-up New York Mets rally to... Read more ...

Kyrie Irving injury update: Nets star ruled out after taking elbow to face...

Kyrie Irving injury update: Nets star ruled out after taking elbow to face vs. Bulls

Kyrie Irving went down with a facial contusion against the Bulls, and the Nets star didn't return to action. Read more ...

Liz Cheney says Trump and GOP backers threaten democracy

Liz Cheney says Trump and GOP backers threaten democracy

In an abruptly announced evening appearance in a nearly empty House chamber, Cheney, R-Wyo., cast herself as a defender of the Constitution. Read more ...

Montgomery goes 6 strong innings, Yankees beat Rays 3-1

Montgomery goes 6 strong innings, Yankees beat Rays 3-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla - Jordan Montgomery pitched six strong innings, Aaron Judge and Gary Sánchez homered, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

There's more to worker shortages than added unemployment benefits, experts say

There's more to worker shortages than added unemployment benefits, experts say

Gov. Kim Reynolds' moved to end Iowa's participation in enhanced federal unemployment benefits spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic Tuesday, Read more ...

Miller High Life is hiring a Champagne of Beers ambassador who gets $20K and...

Miller High Life is hiring a Champagne of Beers ambassador who gets $20K and free beer

Dream job alert! Read more ...

Raffl's late goal pushes Capitals past Bruins, 2-1

Raffl's late goal pushes Capitals past Bruins, 2-1

WASHINGTON - Michael Raffl scored from a tight angle with 1.8 seconds remaining and the Washington Capitals beat the short-handed Boston Bruins 2-1 on Tuesday night in the... Read more ...

Defiant Liz Cheney lays out her case ahead of vote to oust her from GOP...

Defiant Liz Cheney lays out her case ahead of vote to oust her from GOP leadership

Liz Cheney took to the House floor to defend her stance on former President Trump on the eve of the House GOP's conference vote to oust her from her leadership position. Read more ...

Bieber extends own MLB strikeout record, Indians beat Cubs

Bieber extends own MLB strikeout record, Indians beat Cubs

CLEVELAND - Shane Bieber pitched out of some early trouble before extending his strikeout record and César Hernández hit a two-run homer, sending the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2... Read more ...