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politics / Thu, Aug 18, 2022 1:06 AM

Media to ask judge to release Trump search warrant affidavit

Attorneys for the nation’s largest media companies will try to persuade a federal magistrate judge to make public the affidavit supporting the...

politics / Thu, Aug 18, 2022 12:13 AM

Post-Roe differences surface in GOP over new abortion rules

The debate over a limited set of circumstances in which abortion could be legal is causing divisions among GOP lawmakers in some states

politics / Thu, Aug 18, 2022 12:07 AM

Mideast's Jordan River: Rich in holiness, poor in water

Symbolically and spiritually, the Jordan River in the Middle East is of mighty significance to many as where the Bible says Jesus got baptized

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 11:23 PM

US to hold trade talks with Taiwan in new show of support

The U.S. government says it will hold talks with Taiwan on a trade treaty in a new sign of support for the self-ruled island democracy claimed...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 9:20 PM

Randy Rainbow, master satirist, vies with Goliaths for Emmy

Randy Rainbow has built a career on his musical parody videos, and he's up for his fourth Emmy nomination

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 7:05 PM

Ruling clears Biden's 2021 pause on new oil, gas leases

A judge's order that forced the Biden administration to resume sales of oil and gas leases on federal land and waters has been lifted by a...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 6:44 PM

Probe opened into Denver police shooting that injured 6

Denver’s top prosecutor says she is opening a grand jury investigation into the actions of three police officers who wounded six bystanders last...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 6:24 PM

Alex Jones' lawyer faces disciplinary hearing in Connecticut

A Connecticut judge has begun hearing testimony on whether a lawyer for conspiracy theorist Alex Jones should be disciplined for disclosing highly...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 4:17 PM

Witnesses say duo was eager to kidnap Michigan governor

A jury in western Michigan has heard from two key witnesses in the trial of two men charged with conspiring to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 4:10 PM

Fed saw evidence of a slowing economy at its last meeting

Federal Reserve officials saw signs that the U.S. economy was weakening at their last meeting but still called inflation “unacceptably high’’...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 3:57 PM

Medical groups, 20 states weigh in on Idaho abortion lawsuit

Medical groups and states across the U.S. are watching as a legal battle over abortion rights pits the deep-red state of Idaho against the...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 3:43 PM

UN envoy tells Myanmar general: End violence, seek democracy

The U.N. special envoy for Myanmar, Noeleen Heyzer, has met with the head of its military-installed government and urged him to halt all violence...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 3:00 PM

EU to host Serbia-Kosovo talks in Brussels amid tensions

Wartime rivals Serbia and Kosovo will hold high-level crisis talks which the European Union mediators hope will de-escalate growing tensions in...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 1:22 PM

Egypt's central bank governor resigns as economic woes mount

Egypt’s central bank governor has resigned as the country has struggled to address its economic woes

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 12:52 PM

Railroads back plan calling for 24% raises but workers wary

The major freight railroads signaled they’re ready to negotiate a new deal based on a presidential report that calls for 24% raises, but the 12...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 12:10 PM

Kenya's president-elect will 'engage' in any court challenge

Kenyan president-elect William Ruto says that if there’s a court challenge to the election results, “we will engage in those” as the country...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 11:51 AM

Planned Parenthood to spend record $50M in midterm elections

The nation's leading abortion rights advocacy organization, Planned Parenthood, plans to spend a record $50 million ahead of November’s midterm...

politics / Wed, Aug 17, 2022 11:42 AM

Yellen tells IRS to develop modernization plan in 6 months

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has directed the IRS to develop a plan within six months outlining how the tax agency will modernize its...

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